N Milman

Summary

Affiliation: Copenhagen University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi Iron prophylaxis in pregnancy--general or individual and in which dose?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B 2142, University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, 2100, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 85:821-8. 2006
  2. ncbi Side effects of oral iron prophylaxis in pregnancy--myth or reality?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Haematol 115:53-7. 2006
  3. ncbi Iron and pregnancy--a delicate balance
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 85:559-65. 2006
  4. doi Prepartum anaemia: prevention and treatment
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 87:949-59. 2008
  5. ncbi Reference intervals for haematological variables during normal pregnancy and postpartum in 434 healthy Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 79:39-46. 2007
  6. ncbi Iron status in 358 apparently healthy 80-year-old Danish men and women: relation to food composition and dietary and supplemental iron intake
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 83:423-9. 2004
  7. ncbi Iron status in Danish women, 1984-1994: a cohort comparison of changes in iron stores and the prevalence of iron deficiency and iron overload
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 71:51-61. 2003
  8. ncbi Fluorodeoxyglucose PET scan in pulmonary sarcoidosis during treatment with inhaled and oral corticosteroids
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Respiration 70:408-13. 2003
  9. ncbi Frequency of the HFE C282Y and H63D mutations in Danish patients with clinical haemochromatosis initially diagnosed by phenotypic methods
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 71:403-7. 2003
  10. ncbi Cobalamin status during normal pregnancy and postpartum: a longitudinal study comprising 406 Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 76:521-5. 2006

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  1. ncbi Iron prophylaxis in pregnancy--general or individual and in which dose?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B 2142, University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, 2100, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 85:821-8. 2006
    ..In controlled studies, there are no documented side effects of iron supplements below 100 mg/day. Iron supplements should be taken at bedtime or between meals to ensure optimum absorption...
  2. ncbi Side effects of oral iron prophylaxis in pregnancy--myth or reality?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Haematol 115:53-7. 2006
    ..It is a common belief among women that iron compounds have unpleasant gastrointestinal side effects...
  3. ncbi Iron and pregnancy--a delicate balance
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 85:559-65. 2006
    ..In placebo-controlled studies on healthy pregnant women, there is no relationship between the women's haemoglobin and birth weight of the newborns and no increased frequency of preeclampsia in women taking iron supplements...
  4. doi Prepartum anaemia: prevention and treatment
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 87:949-59. 2008
    ..Profound IDA has serious consequences for both woman and foetus and requires prompt intervention with intravenous iron. This is especially important for the safety of women who for various reasons oppose blood transfusions...
  5. ncbi Reference intervals for haematological variables during normal pregnancy and postpartum in 434 healthy Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 79:39-46. 2007
    ..To report reference intervals for haematological variables during normal pregnancy and postpartum...
  6. ncbi Iron status in 358 apparently healthy 80-year-old Danish men and women: relation to food composition and dietary and supplemental iron intake
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 83:423-9. 2004
    ..Dietary intake of iron and/or the bioavailability of dietary iron were adequate to maintain a favorable iron status in 80-year-old subjects displaying a low prevalence of iron deficiency and a moderate prevalence of iron overload...
  7. ncbi Iron status in Danish women, 1984-1994: a cohort comparison of changes in iron stores and the prevalence of iron deficiency and iron overload
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 71:51-61. 2003
    ..This mandatory enrichment of cereal products was abolished in 1987. The aim was to evaluate iron status in the Danish female population before and after abolishment of iron fortification...
  8. ncbi Fluorodeoxyglucose PET scan in pulmonary sarcoidosis during treatment with inhaled and oral corticosteroids
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Respiration 70:408-13. 2003
    ..The results are in accordance with clinical studies on pulmonary sarcoidosis, showing a marginal effect of inhaled corticosteroids and a marked effect of systemic corticosteroids...
  9. ncbi Frequency of the HFE C282Y and H63D mutations in Danish patients with clinical haemochromatosis initially diagnosed by phenotypic methods
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 71:403-7. 2003
    ..To assess the frequency of the C282Y and H63D mutations on the HFE gene in Danish patients with clinical hereditary haemochromatosis initially diagnosed by phenotypic methods...
  10. ncbi Cobalamin status during normal pregnancy and postpartum: a longitudinal study comprising 406 Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 76:521-5. 2006
    ..To assess cobalamin (vitamin B(12)) status during normal pregnancy and postpartum in a longitudinal setting...
  11. ncbi Frequency of the hemochromatosis HFE mutations C282Y, H63D, and S65C in blood donors in the Faroe Islands
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B 2142, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 84:146-9. 2005
    ..5% and Sweden 1.6%. Screening of larger groups of the Faroese population for HFE mutations especially C282Y should be considered in order to establish the penetrance...
  12. ncbi Prolonged culture for mycobacteria in mediastinal lymph nodes from patients with pulmonary sarcoidosis. A negative study
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Section of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 21:25-8. 2004
    ..However, convincing evidence for a causal relationship between mycobacterial infection and sarcoidosis has not been produced...
  13. ncbi Elements in autopsy liver tissue samples from Greenlandic Inuit and Danes. V. Selenium measured by X-ray fluorescence spectrometry
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 17:301-6. 2004
    ..In conclusion, Inuit had a higher liver content of selenium and a higher hepatic selenium index compared with Danes. The more favourable selenium status is due to a higher nutritional selenium intake with fish and meat from sea mammals...
  14. ncbi Frequency of the C282Y and H63D mutations of the hemochromatosis gene (HFE) in 2501 ethnic Danes
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B 2142, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 83:654-7. 2004
    ..6% (p=0.02). Also, the H63D frequency in Danes is close to and not significantly different from the frequency in Iceland 10.9%, Norway 11.2%, and Sweden 12.4%, but significantly lower than in the Faroe Islands 15.4% (p=0.046)...
  15. ncbi Erythrocyte folate, plasma folate and plasma homocysteine during normal pregnancy and postpartum: a longitudinal study comprising 404 Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 76:200-5. 2006
    ..To assess folate and homocysteine status during normal pregnancy and postpartum in a longitudinal setting...
  16. ncbi CARD15 single nucleotide polymorphisms 8, 12 and 13 are not increased in ethnic Danes with sarcoidosis
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Genetics, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Respiration 74:76-9. 2007
    ..Sarcoidosis is a systemic granulomatous disease with unknown etiology, which shares histological features with Crohn's disease...
  17. ncbi Iron prophylaxis during pregnancy -- how much iron is needed? A randomized dose- response study of 20-80 mg ferrous iron daily in pregnant women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:238-47. 2005
    ..To determine the lowest dose of iron preventative of iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia in pregnancy...
  18. ncbi Lung transplantation for end-stage pulmonary sarcoidosis: outcome in a series of seven consecutive patients
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 22:222-8. 2005
    ..From 1992 through October 2004, in total 379 lung transplantations (LTx) have been performed at this center. The aim was to describe the course of LTx in 7 consecutive patients with end-stage pulmonary sarcoidosis...
  19. ncbi [Blau syndrome in monozygotic twins]
    Nils Milman
    H S Rigshospitalet, Hjertecentret, Afsnit for Lungetransplantation, Reumatologisk afdeling, København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:3631-3. 2006
    ..DNA analysis showed de novo R334W mutation in the CARD15 gene. The patients have now been followed for 19 years and are in good clinical condition...
  20. ncbi Lead content in autopsy liver tissue in samples from Greenlandic Inuit and Danes
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Circumpolar Health 64:314-21. 2005
    ..To measure the quantity of lead (Pb) in liver tissue samples from Greenlandic Inuit, and compare the results with those obtained in Caucasian Danes...
  21. ncbi Evidence that the Cys282Tyr mutation of the HFE gene originated from a population in Southern Scandinavia and spread with the Vikings
    N Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen and Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Naestved Hospital, Naestved, Denmark
    Clin Genet 64:36-47. 2003
    ..Intermediate allele frequencies (3.1-4.8%) are seen in the populations in Central Europe, which is the original Celtic homeland. Low allele frequencies (0-3.1%) are recognized in populations in Southern Europe and the Mediterranean...
  22. ncbi Favourable effect of TNF-alpha inhibitor (infliximab) on Blau syndrome in monozygotic twins with a de novo CARD15 mutation
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhage, Demark
    APMIS 114:912-9. 2006
    ..In children, discrimination between early onset sarcoidosis and Blau syndrome should include a CARD15 mutation analysis...
  23. ncbi [Cardiac sarcoidosis]
    Nils Milman
    medicinsk afdeling B2142, H S Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:3801-6. 2006
    ..Most frequent causes of death are sudden death and heart failure. Adequate treatment improves the prognosis of the disease...
  24. ncbi Rubidium content in autopsy liver tissue samples from Greenlandic Inuit and Danes measured by X-ray fluorescence spectrometry
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B 2142, University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 20:227-32. 2006
    ..The biological function of rubidium (Rb) is unknown, but this alkali metal probably has a normal biologic role...
  25. ncbi Plasma vitamin D-binding protein (GC) factors, immunoglobulin G heavy chain (GM) allotypes and immunoglobulin kappa light chain (KM1) allotype in patients with sarcoidosis and in healthy control subjects
    Nils Milman
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Naestved Hospital, Denmark
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 19:97-100. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi [Blau syndrome--a chronic granulomatous, genetic disease]
    Nils Milman
    H S Rigshospitalet, Hjertecentret, Medicinsk afdeling B, Afsnit for Lungetransplantation, København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:3612-4. 2006
    ..Discrimination between Blau syndrome and early-onset sarcoidosis should rely on chromosome analysis...
  27. ncbi [Treatment of severe sarcoidosis using TNF-alpha-inhibitor (infliximab)]
    Nils Milman
    H S Rigshospitalet, Hjertecentret, Medicinsk afdeling B, Afsnit for Lungetransplantation, og Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Sygehus, Lungemedicinsk Afdeling B
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:484-5. 2006
    ..The patient had a total of four infliximab infusions, and the effect has persisted for more than two years...
  28. ncbi Recurrent sarcoid granulomas in a transplanted lung derive from recipient immune cells
    N Milman
    Dept of Medicine B 2142, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur Respir J 26:549-52. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the results indicate that recurrent sarcoid granulomas in the transplanted lung are derived from recipient's immune cells, having colonised the lung allograft...
  29. ncbi Indigenous Greenlanders have a higher sero-prevalence of IgG antibodies to Helicobacter pylori than Danes
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Circumpolar Health 62:54-60. 2003
    ..To assess the sero-prevalence of IgG antibodies to Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) in Greenlanders and compare with the sero-prevalence in Caucasian Danes...
  30. ncbi Body iron and individual iron prophylaxis in pregnancy--should the iron dose be adjusted according to serum ferritin?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 85:567-73. 2006
    ..In the prevention of IDA, we suggest 40 mg ferrous iron/day to women having ferritin <or=70 microg/l. Women with ferritin >70 microg/l have no need for iron supplement...
  31. ncbi Iron status markers in 224 indigenous Greenlanders: influence of age, residence and traditional foods
    N Milman
    Department of Medicine, Naestved Hospital, Naestved, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 66:115-25. 2001
    ..Consumption of traditional foods was assessed by questionnaire...
  32. ncbi Haemoglobin concentrations appear to be lower in indigenous Greenlanders than in Danes: assessment of haemoglobin in 234 Greenlanders and in 2804 Danes
    N Milman
    Department of Medicine, Naestved Hospital, Naestved, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 67:23-9. 2001
    ..To compare haemoglobin concentrations in Greenlanders and Danes...
  33. doi Extrinsic factors modifying expressivity of the HFE variant C282Y, H63D, S65C phenotypes in 1,294 Danish men
    Palle Pedersen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Naestved Hospital, University of Copenhagen, DK 4700, Naestved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 88:957-65. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the expressivity of HFE variant phenotypes in Danish men was enhanced by alcohol and meat consumption and decreased by milk and egg consumption and blood donation...
  34. ncbi HFE mutations and hemochromatosis in Danish patients admitted for HFE genotyping
    P Koefoed
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 62:527-35. 2002
    ..However, the study showed substantial deviation in the selection efficiency among the various hospitals and general practitioners...
  35. doi 13Carbon and 15nitrogen isotopes in autopsy liver tissue samples from Greenlandic Inuit and Danes: consumption of marine versus terrestrial food
    N Milman
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Noestved Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Noestved, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:739-44. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to measure (13)C and (15)N in liver tissue from Greenlandic Inuit and Danes...
  36. pmc Iron status markers in patients with small cell carcinoma of the lung. Relation to survival
    N Milman
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Gentofte Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 64:895-8. 1991
    ..57, P = 0.01) and to survival (r = -0.63, P less than 0.0002). Patients with S-ferritin less than or equal to 400 micrograms l-1 (n = 13) had longer survival than those with S-ferritin greater than 400 micrograms l-1 (n = 18) (P = 0.004)...
  37. doi A novel mutation in the NOD2 gene associated with Blau syndrome: a Norwegian family with four affected members
    N Milman
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Rheumatol 38:190-7. 2009
    ..Blau syndrome is a chronic granulomatous disease with an autosomal dominant trait characterized by the triad granulomatous dermatitis, arthritis, and uveitis. It is caused by mutations in the NOD2 gene, also termed the CARD15 gene...
  38. doi Frequencies of the haemochromatosis gene (HFE) variants C282Y, H63D and S65C in 6,020 ethnic Danish men
    Palle Pedersen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Naestved Hospital, Ringstedgade 61, 4700 Naestved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 87:735-40. 2008
    ..1%, Faeroe Islands 6.6%, Norway 6.8% and Sweden 5.8%. Also, the H63D frequency in Denmark is close to the frequencies in other Scandinavian countries: Iceland 10.9%, Faeroe Islands 15.2%, Norway 11.4% and Sweden 12.1%...
  39. doi Blood haemoglobin concentrations are higher in smokers and heavy alcohol consumers than in non-smokers and abstainers: should we adjust the reference range?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Naestved Hospital, Naestved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 88:687-94. 2009
    ..However, in clinical biochemistry, the relatively small changes in haemoglobin do not justify the use of separate reference ranges in smokers and alcohol consumers...
  40. ncbi Clinically overt hereditary hemochromatosis in Denmark 1948-1985: epidemiology, factors of significance for long-term survival, and causes of death in 179 patients
    N Milman
    Department of Medicine, Naestved Hospital, 4700 Naestved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 80:737-44. 2001
    ..Early detection and treatment of this common iron overload disorder is crucial and can completely prevent any excess mortality caused by hemochromatosis...
  41. ncbi Aspergillus infection in lung transplant patients: incidence and prognosis
    M Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Division of Lung Transplantation, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:879-86. 2007
    ..Colonisation with Aspergillus was also associated with a significant increase in mortality after 5 years. CF patients have a higher incidence of Aspergillus infection than non-CF patients...
  42. ncbi Relationship between serum ferritin and risk factors for ischaemic heart disease in 2235 Danes aged 30-60 years
    N Milman
    Copenhagen County Centre for Prevention of Disease, Glostrup Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 245:423-33. 1999
    ....
  43. ncbi Elements in autopsy liver tissue samples from Greenlandic Inuit and Danes. III. Zinc measured by X-ray fluorescence spectrometry
    J Laursen
    Department of Mathematics and Physics, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 15:209-14. 2001
    ..62, p < 0.0001; Danes: r(s) = -0.70, p < 0.0001. The results indicate that Inuit have liver zinc levels, which are similar to those found in Danes...
  44. ncbi Iron status in Danish men 1984-94: a cohort comparison of changes in iron stores and the prevalence of iron deficiency and iron overload
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 68:332-40. 2002
    ..This mandatory fortification was abolished in 1987. The aim of this study was to compare iron status in Danish men before and after abolition of iron fortification...
  45. doi Genetic screening for HFE hemochromatosis in 6,020 Danish men: penetrance of C282Y, H63D, and S65C variants
    Palle Pedersen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Naestved Hospital, Naestved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 88:775-84. 2009
    ..In conclusion, this study demonstrates a high penetrance of the C282Y variant in Danish men followed by the H63D variant while the S65D variant had no significant impact on iron status markers...
  46. ncbi Hemoglobin concentrations in 358 apparently healthy 80-year-old Danish men and women. Should the reference interval be adjusted for age?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:8-14. 2008
    ..The aim was to examine reference intervals for Hb and cut-off limits for anemia by application of criteria for normality to a representative population of 80-year-olds...
  47. ncbi Frequencies of the hereditary hemochromatosis allele in different populations. Comparison of previous phenotypic methods and novel genotypic methods
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Hematol 77:48-54. 2003
    ..The frequencies of the hereditary hemochromatosis allele were compared for different populations assessed by previous phenotypic methods and the present genotypic methods...
  48. ncbi The impact of a meat- versus a vegetable-based diet on iron status in women of childbearing age with small iron stores
    Inge Tetens
    Dept of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Nutr 46:439-45. 2007
    ..Single-meal and short-term studies have shown an enhancing effect of meat on iron absorption, but there are few interventions of longer duration comprising measurements of biomarkers of iron status...
  49. ncbi Cardiac sarcoidosis and heart transplantation: a report of four consecutive patients
    N Milman
    The Heart Centre, Division of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 25:51-9. 2008
    ..However, when the newest non-invasive diagnostic methods, including magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography, are applied, an endomyocardial biopsy should not be mandatory to make a diagnosis of cardiac sarcoidosis...
  50. ncbi Childhood sarcoidosis: long-term follow-up
    N Milman
    The Heart Centre, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Respir J 31:592-8. 2008
    ..Prognosis was not related to the age at onset of disease. Erythema nodosum was associated with a good prognosis, and central nervous system involvement with a poor prognosis...
  51. ncbi The incidence of acute cellular rejection after lung transplantation: a comparative study of anti-thymocyte globulin and daclizumab
    Christopher M Burton
    Division of Lung Transplantation, Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:638-47. 2006
    ..This study examined the effects of anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG) and daclizumab immunosuppressive induction therapy on the frequency and severity of acute cellular rejection in lung transplantation patients...
  52. ncbi The Copenhagen National Lung Transplant Group: survival after single lung, double lung, and heart-lung transplantation
    Christopher M Burton
    Division of Lung Transplantation, Department of Medicine, Hjertecentret, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:1834-43. 2005
    ..To review the 13-year clinical experience of a single center's adult lung transplantation program...
  53. ncbi Childhood sarcoidosis in Denmark 1979-1994: incidence, clinical features and laboratory results at presentation in 48 children
    A L Hoffmann
    Department of Paediatrics, Hvidovre Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Paediatr 93:30-6. 2004
    ..To describe the incidence, clinical presentation and paraclinical findings in childhood sarcoidosis in Denmark, 1979-1994...
  54. ncbi Pulmonary sarcoidosis in a child with cystic fibrosis
    Christopher M Burton
    Division of Lung Transplantation, Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatr Pulmonol 39:473-7. 2005
    ..The collective incidence and geographic distribution of previously described patients with coexistent CF and sarcoidosis lend support to an association between the two diseases...
  55. ncbi Higher prevalence of anemia among pregnant immigrant women compared to pregnant ethnic Danish women
    Mads Nybo
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 86:647-51. 2007
    ..It indicates the need for an alternative routine screening procedure for this population group, which should also include nutritional counselling...
  56. ncbi [Pregnancy and iron prophylaxis--how and how much?]
    Nils Milman
    Rigshospitalet, Juliane Marie Centeret, og Gentofte Hospital, Gynaekologisk obstetrisk Klinik, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:433-6. 2010
    ..However, the authors suggest that individual prophylaxis according to plasma ferritin should be preferred to general prophylaxis...
  57. ncbi Assessment of the psychological effects of genetic screening for hereditary hemochromatosis
    Peter Elsass
    Institute of Psychology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 87:397-404. 2008
    ..Genetic screening is more readily accepted by subjects when genetic information is supported by biochemical measurements, especially in participants with a risk of clinical disease...
  58. doi A prospective study evaluating the presence of Rickettsia in Danish patients with sarcoidosis
    Claus Bo Svendsen
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 41:745-52. 2009
    ..There was no difference in the reported frequency of tick bite between patients and controls. In conclusion, we found no evidence of Rickettsia being involved in the pathogenesis of sarcoidosis in Denmark...
  59. ncbi HLA class II (DR, DQ, DP) in patients with sarcoidosis: evidence of an increased frequency of DRw6
    N Odum
    Tissue Typing Laboratory, State University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Exp Clin Immunogenet 8:227-32. 1991
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that DRW6 confers susceptibility and DR3 resistance to severe, long-standing disease...
  60. ncbi Outcome of lung transplanted patients with primary graft dysfunction
    Christopher M Burton
    Department of Pathology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:75-82. 2007
    ..Primary graft dysfunction (PGD) causes significant mortality and morbidity after lung transplantation. The objectives of the study were to describe the clinical and histological sequelae of PGD...
  61. ncbi HLA-G polymorphisms and HLA-G expression in sarcoidosis
    Thomas Vauvert F Hviid
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 23:30-7. 2006
    ..Sarcoidosis is a systemic granulomatous disease with unknown etiology but at the molecular level several studies have shown HLA associations...
  62. doi Sarcoidosis-associated pulmonary hypertension: acute vasoresponsiveness to inhaled nitric oxide and the relation to long-term effect of sildenafil
    Nils Milman
    Division of Heart and Lung Transplantation, The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 3:207-13. 2009
    ..Severe pulmonary sarcoidosis is often complicated by pulmonary hypertension (PH) caused by different pathophysiological mechanisms...
  63. ncbi Long-term outcome of lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis--Danish results
    Bo Bech
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:1180-6. 2004
    ..We present a retrospective review of the outcome of CF patients transplanted in Denmark since start of the national lung transplantation programme in 1992...
  64. ncbi Prevalence and prognostic significance of proteinuria in patients with lung cancer
    L M Pedersen
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 35:691-5. 1996
    ..Our results suggest a high prevalence of increased urinary protein excretion in patients with primary lung cancer. Proteinuria may also be an independent predictor of poor survival...
  65. ncbi Post-transplant baseline FEV1 and the development of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome: an important confounder?
    Christopher M Burton
    Department of Cardiology, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:1127-34. 2007
    ..e., constitutes a statistical bias). This study describes the effect of transplant procedure on the development of BOS, adjusting for the absolute value of post-transplant baseline FEV(1)...
  66. ncbi Sarcoidosis in Denmark 1980-1994. A registry-based incidence study comprising 5536 patients
    Keld Erik Byg
    Department of Medicine B, Section of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 20:46-52. 2003
    ..To evaluate the incidence of sarcoidosis in Denmark 1980-1994...
  67. doi Health-related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood sarcoidosis
    Nils Milman
    The Heart Centre, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Respir Med 103:913-8. 2009
    ..To describe health-related quality of life (hrQOL) in adult subjects who had sarcoidosis in childhood...
  68. doi Pulmonary hypertension in end-stage pulmonary sarcoidosis: therapeutic effect of sildenafil?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:329-34. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess the frequency and severity of pulmonary hypertension (PH) and the effect of sildenafil treatment in patients with recalcitrant pulmonary sarcoidosis...
  69. doi Diffuse bleeding from the bronchial mucosa on flexible bronchoscopy in lung transplanted patients: 'the hemorrhagic bronchial mucosa syndrome'
    Nils Milman
    Heart Center, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Respiration 77:416-9. 2009
    ..Flexible bronchoscopy (FFB) with bronchoalveolar lavage and transbronchial lung biopsy is a frequently performed procedure after lung transplantation (LTx). During 2002-2006, we performed 1,800 FFBs on LTx patients at our center...
  70. ncbi Increased serum YKL-40 in patients with pulmonary sarcoidosis--a potential marker of disease activity?
    Julia S Johansen
    Department of Rheumatology, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Respir Med 99:396-402. 2005
    ....
  71. ncbi Cytomegalovirus infection in lung transplant patients: the role of prophylaxis and recipient-donor serotype matching
    Christopher M Burton
    Division of Lung Transplantation, Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:281-9. 2006
    ..02). In conclusion, gancyclovir significantly delays the onset of first CMV infection among lung transplant patients. CMV surveillance and choice of prophylaxis may be modified according to donor-recipient CMV serotype...
  72. ncbi Common variable immune deficiency and lung transplantation
    Christopher M Burton
    Division of Lung Transplantation, Department of Medicine B, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:362-7. 2007
    ....
  73. ncbi Long-term survival after lung transplantation depends on development and severity of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome
    Christopher M Burton
    Department of Cardiology, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:681-6. 2007
    ....
  74. ncbi Diagnostic significance of platelet count and other blood analyses in patients with lung cancer
    Lars M Pedersen
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Oncol Rep 10:213-6. 2003
    ..These tests are clinically useful in the evaluation of patients with radiologically suspected lung cancer...
  75. ncbi A decrease in iron status in young healthy women after long-term daily consumption of the recommended intake of fibre-rich wheat bread
    Mette Bach Kristensen
    The Dept of Human Nutrition, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Rolighedsvej 30, 1958, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Eur J Nutr 44:334-40. 2005
    ..Fibrerich bread and cereals are included in the recommendations of a healthy diet...
  76. ncbi [Frequency of hemochromatosis mutation (HFE) in the Danish population]
    Palle Pedersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1465-6; author reply 1466. 2003
  77. ncbi [Cardiac sarcoidosis--a difficult diagnosis. A report of 8 consecutive patients with arrhythmias and cardiomyopathy]
    Nils Milman
    Afsnit for Hjerte lungetransplantation, Hjertemedicinsk Klinik B og Patologisk Institut
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:3822-4. 2006
    ..Five patients died, one by sudden death, two of heart failure and two after HTx. Diagnosing cardiac sarcoidosis remains difficult, although MRI and PET scan have renewed the awareness of the disease...
  78. ncbi Holotranscobalamin remains unchanged during pregnancy. Longitudinal changes of cobalamins and their binding proteins during pregnancy and postpartum
    Anne L Morkbak
    Dept of Clinical Biochemistry, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Sygehus, Denmark
    Haematologica 92:1711-2. 2007
    ..The decrease in cobalamins is explained by a decreased holohaptocorrin (holoHC), suggesting that holoTC rather than cobalamins should be used as a marker of vitamin B12 deficiency during pregnancy...
  79. ncbi From mycobacteria to sarcoidosis--is the gate still open?
    Nils Milman
    Respiration 73:14-5. 2006
  80. ncbi [The scientific basis of current official dietary recommendations in relation to pregnancy]
    Sjúrour F Olsen
    Ernaeringsrådet, Sydmarken 32D, DK 2860 Søborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:2782-4. 2005
    ..The recommendation of periconceptional folic acid supplementation does not benefit unplanned pregnancies. Arguments exist for adding a recommendation for vitamin D...
  81. ncbi [Lung transplantation at Stanford University Hospital]
    Nils Milman
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:2538. 2005