Mette Madsen

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Public Health
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi [Heart disease in Denmark. Incidence, risk factors and treatment]
    Mette Madsen
    Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Københavns Amt, Forskningscenter for Forebyggelse og Sundhed
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:1320-7. 2004
  2. ncbi The validity of the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in routine statistics: a comparison of mortality and hospital discharge data with the Danish MONICA registry
    Mette Madsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:124-30. 2003
  3. pmc Use of statins and beta-blockers after acute myocardial infarction according to income and education
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:1091-7. 2007
  4. doi Are hospitals also for relatives? A survey of hospitals' activities regarding relatives of cardiac patients
    Nina Konstantin Nissen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:827-31. 2008
  5. ncbi Significance of the invasive strategy after acute myocardial infarction on prognosis and secondary preventive medication: a nationwide study of 6364 women and 11,915 men
    Anders Hvelplund
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, DK1399, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:19-24. 2012
  6. pmc Mortality after acute myocardial infarction according to income and education
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:351-6. 2006
  7. ncbi Persistent socio-economic differences in revascularization after acute myocardial infarction despite a universal health care system-a Danish study
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 1399, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 21:449-57. 2007
  8. doi Costs of heart disease and risk behaviour: implications for expenditure on prevention
    Marie Kruse
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:850-6. 2008
  9. ncbi Hospital variation in use of secondary preventive medicine after discharge for first acute myocardial infarction during 1995-2004
    Søren Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Med Care 46:70-7. 2008
  10. ncbi Social integration of adults with cerebral palsy
    Susan Ishøy Michelsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Rigshospitalet National University Hospital Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:643-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi [Heart disease in Denmark. Incidence, risk factors and treatment]
    Mette Madsen
    Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Københavns Amt, Forskningscenter for Forebyggelse og Sundhed
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:1320-7. 2004
  2. ncbi The validity of the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in routine statistics: a comparison of mortality and hospital discharge data with the Danish MONICA registry
    Mette Madsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:124-30. 2003
    ..The combination of the national registries was found to be a valid and powerful tool for monitoring the population incidence of MI...
  3. pmc Use of statins and beta-blockers after acute myocardial infarction according to income and education
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:1091-7. 2007
    ..To study the initiation of and long-term refill persistency with statins and beta-blockers after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) according to income and education...
  4. doi Are hospitals also for relatives? A survey of hospitals' activities regarding relatives of cardiac patients
    Nina Konstantin Nissen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:827-31. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, knowledge on health services aimed at relatives of patients with cardiac diseases is sparse. This study aimed to survey the prevalence of health services for relatives of cardiac patients in Denmark...
  5. ncbi Significance of the invasive strategy after acute myocardial infarction on prognosis and secondary preventive medication: a nationwide study of 6364 women and 11,915 men
    Anders Hvelplund
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, DK1399, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:19-24. 2012
    ..To describe gender-specific long-term outcome and initiation of secondary preventive medication among patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  6. pmc Mortality after acute myocardial infarction according to income and education
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:351-6. 2006
    ..To study how income and educational level influence mortality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  7. ncbi Persistent socio-economic differences in revascularization after acute myocardial infarction despite a universal health care system-a Danish study
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 1399, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 21:449-57. 2007
    ..We investigated how this affected socioeconomic differences in their use...
  8. doi Costs of heart disease and risk behaviour: implications for expenditure on prevention
    Marie Kruse
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:850-6. 2008
    ..Secondly, to estimate the attributable healthcare costs of lifestyle risk factors among heart patients, in order to inform decision making about prevention programmes specifically targeting patients with heart disease...
  9. ncbi Hospital variation in use of secondary preventive medicine after discharge for first acute myocardial infarction during 1995-2004
    Søren Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Med Care 46:70-7. 2008
    ..To examine temporal trends in hospital use of secondary preventive medicine after discharge for first acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark...
  10. ncbi Social integration of adults with cerebral palsy
    Susan Ishøy Michelsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Rigshospitalet National University Hospital Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:643-9. 2006
    ..This could be due to cognitive difficulties or premature ageing...
  11. pmc Statin use after acute myocardial infarction: a nationwide study in Denmark
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 60:150-8. 2005
    ..To study outpatient statin use after first acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark between 1995 and 2002 and to determine the predictors of statin use...
  12. ncbi Changes in hospitalization rate and mortality after acute myocardial infarction in Denmark after diagnostic criteria and methods changed
    Steen Z Abildstrom
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 26:990-5. 2005
    ..To analyse the effect of the change in diagnostic criteria for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and the use of troponin as a diagnostic marker on the hospitalization rate and mortality of hospitalized AMI patients from 1994 to 2001...
  13. ncbi Hospital variation in mortality after first acute myocardial infarction in Denmark from 1995 to 2002: lower short-term and 1-year mortality in high-volume and specialized hospitals
    Søren Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, and The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet, National University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Med Care 43:970-8. 2005
    ..This study used linked data from the National Hospital Registry to determine the factors that contribute to differences between hospitals in all-cause mortality after first acute myocardial infarction (AMI) between 1995 and 2002...
  14. doi Influence of distance from home to invasive centre on invasive treatment after acute coronary syndrome: a nationwide study of 24 910 patients
    Anders Hvelplund
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, DK1399, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Heart 97:27-32. 2011
    ..To investigate whether distance from a patient's home to the nearest invasive centre influenced the invasive treatment strategy in acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  15. ncbi Smoking among upper secondary pupils with asthma: reasons for their smoking behavior: a population-based study
    Dorthe Hansen Precht
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Adolesc Health 39:141-3. 2006
    ..Fewer asthmatics smoked currently for social reasons and more to stay slim, mainly asthmatic boys...
  16. doi Register-based studies of cardiovascular disease
    Steen Z Abildstrøm
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 39:165-9. 2011
    ..This review gives three examples within cardiovascular epidemiology to illustrate the use of the national administrative registers available to all researchers upon request...
  17. ncbi Lifetime costs of cerebral palsy
    Marie Kruse
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:622-8. 2009
    ..The high social care costs and productivity costs associated with CP point to a potential gain from labour market interventions that benefit individuals with CP...
  18. ncbi Case-fatality rates for myocardial infarction declined in Denmark and Sweden during 1987-1999
    Søren Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:638-46. 2004
    ..To evaluate trends in prognosis after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) between Denmark and Sweden using routinely collected data and different case-fatality measures...
  19. ncbi Significant decline in case fatality after acute myocardial infarction in Denmark--a population-based study from 1994 to 2001
    Steen Z Abildstrom
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand Cardiovasc J 36:287-91. 2002
    ..We evaluated trends in in-hospital case fatality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark and analysed changes in the hospitalization rate for AMI...
  20. ncbi Health behaviour among adolescents in Denmark: influence of school class and individual risk factors
    Anette Johansen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:32-40. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relative influence of school class on health behaviour among adolescents versus that of the family's socioeconomic status and individual factors among adolescents...
  21. doi Women with acute coronary syndrome are less invasively examined and subsequently less treated than men
    Anders Hvelplund
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, DK 1399 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 31:684-90. 2010
    ..To investigate if gender bias is present in today's setting of an early invasive strategy for patients with acute coronary syndrome in Denmark (population 5 million)...
  22. pmc Does financial strain explain the association between children's morbidity and parental non-employment?
    Charlotte Reinhardt Pedersen
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:316-21. 2005
    ..To investigate whether family financial resources explain the association between parental labour market participation and children's health in families in Denmark and Sweden...
  23. ncbi The Danish National Cohort Study (DANCOS)
    Karin Helweg-Larsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Syanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø
    Dan Med Bull 50:177-80. 2003
    ..DANCOS also allows studies of methodological issues, including analyzing the characteristics of non-respondents...
  24. ncbi A randomized clinical trial of hospital-based, comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation versus usual care for patients with congestive heart failure, ischemic heart disease, or high risk of ischemic heart disease (the DANREHAB trial)--design, intervention, an
    Ann Dorthe Olsen Zwisler
    Department of Cardiology, H S Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am Heart J 150:899. 2005
    ..Current guidelines broadly recommend comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation (CR), although evidence for this is still limited. It is not known whether evidence from before 1995 is still valid...
  25. ncbi [Body height of 6-15-year-old school children measured in the period 1986/1987 to 1996/1997. Compared with Danish measurements in 1971/1972]
    Søren Rasmussen
    Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5011-5. 2002
    ..Studies on this topic have not been nationwide, however. The aim of this study was to compare the heights of a nationwide sample of Danish schoolchildren in 1986/1987-1996/1997 to a sample in 1971/1972...
  26. ncbi Education and employment prospects in cerebral palsy
    Susan Ishøy Michelsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Oster Farimagsgade 5, 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:511-7. 2005
    ..Only half the participants with CP who had attended mainstream schooling were employed. In conclusion several childhood characteristics seemed to predict long-term social prognosis...
  27. doi Health service interventions targeting relatives of heart patients: a review of the literature
    Nina Konstantin Nissen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:818-26. 2008
    ..This study systematically reviewed the literature on the latest health service interventions targeting relatives of heart patients...
  28. doi The Danish Heart Register
    Steen Z Abildstrøm
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 39:46-9. 2011
    ..The Danish Heart Register (DHR) is a clinical database of invasive procedures within cardiology...
  29. ncbi [BMI of Danish school children measured during the periods 1986/1987--1996/1997 compared to Danish measurement in 1971/1972]
    Tove Anne Grete Petersen
    Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5006-10. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the BMI of a sample of Danish children attending school in 1986/1987-1996/1997 to that of Danish schoolchildren in 1971/1972...
  30. ncbi Smoking patterns among adolescents with asthma attending upper secondary schools: a community-based study
    Dorthe Hansen Precht
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatrics 111:e562-8. 2003
    ..Smoking among people who have asthma may be a serious health problem. We studied the prevalence of smoking and the relations between smoking and asthma, symptoms, medicine, and gender differences among adolescents with asthma...
  31. ncbi [Increased rate of hospitalization and improved survival after acute myocardial infarction]
    Steen Z Abildstrøm
    Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, København
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:380-2. 2004
  32. ncbi Changes in community and individual level psychosocial coronary risk factors in the Danish MONICA population, 1982-92
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 30:36-40. 2002
    ..Myocardial infarction incidence declined by 3-5% per year from 1982-92 in the Danish study population of the WHO MONICA project. This study examined whether psychosocial coronary risk factors changed in the population during this period...
  33. ncbi Long-term compliance with beta-blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, and statins after acute myocardial infarction
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 27:1153-8. 2006
    ..To study initiation, dosages, and compliance with beta-blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE)-inhibitors, and statins in patients after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and to identify likely targets for improvement...
  34. ncbi Nationwide trends in the prescription of beta-blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors after myocardial infarction in Denmark, 1995-2002
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand Cardiovasc J 39:42-9. 2005
    ..To study the use of beta-blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Denmark from 1995 to 2002...
  35. ncbi Hematopoietic and lymphatic cancers in relatives of patients with infectious mononucleosis
    Henrik Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:678-81. 2002
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  36. ncbi Persistent use of evidence-based pharmacotherapy in heart failure is associated with improved outcomes
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 116:737-44. 2007
    ..We studied initiation and persistence of evidence-based pharmacotherapy in 107,092 patients discharged after first hospitalization for heart failure in Denmark from 1995 to 2004...
  37. doi Hospital-based comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation versus usual care among patients with congestive heart failure, ischemic heart disease, or high risk of ischemic heart disease: 12-month results of a randomized clinical trial
    Ann Dorthe Olsen Zwisler
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit, Department of Cardiology, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am Heart J 155:1106-13. 2008
    ..We investigated the 12-month effect of hospital-based CCR versus usual care (UC) for a broadly defined group of cardiac patients within the modern therapeutic era of cardiology...
  38. doi Diabetes patients requiring glucose-lowering therapy and nondiabetics with a prior myocardial infarction carry the same cardiovascular risk: a population study of 3.3 million people
    Tina Ken Schramm
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Niels Andersens Vej 65, DK 2900, Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 117:1945-54. 2008
    ..Previous studies reveal major differences in the estimated cardiovascular risk in diabetes mellitus, including uncertainty about the risk in young patients. Therefore, large studies of well-defined populations are needed...
  39. ncbi [The Danish Heart Registry--a clinical database]
    Steen Zabell Abildstrøm
    Københavns Universitet, Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Arhus Universitetshospital, Skejby
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:532-6. 2008
    ..DHR is a clinical database established in order to follow the activity and quality of the procedures mentioned...
  40. doi Atrial fibrillation pharmacotherapy after hospital discharge between 1995 and 2004: a shift towards beta-blockers
    Morten Lock Hansen
    Department of Cardiology, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Europace 10:395-402. 2008
    ..To study evolvement in pharmacotherapy of atrial fibrillation from 1995 to 2004...
  41. ncbi Population-based register of acute myocardial infarction: manual of operations
    Mette Madsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:S3-22. 2007
    ..All cases among residents should be recorded even if the case occurs outside the area. Validation of a sample of fatal and nonfatal events is mandatory...
  42. ncbi Characteristics of Hodgkin's lymphoma after infectious mononucleosis
    Henrik Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    N Engl J Med 349:1324-32. 2003
    ..Infectious mononucleosis-related Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection has been associated with an increased risk of Hodgkin's lymphoma in young adults. Whether the association is causal remains unclear...
  43. ncbi Risk of death or reinfarction associated with the use of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonselective nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs after acute myocardial infarction
    Gunnar H Gislason
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, DK 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Circulation 113:2906-13. 2006
    ..We analyzed the risk of rehospitalization for acute myocardial infarction (MI) and death related to the use of NSAIDs including selective COX-2 inhibitors in patients with prior MI...
  44. pmc Different angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors have similar clinical efficacy after myocardial infarction
    Morten L Hansen
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 65:217-23. 2008
    ..Therefore, for long-term benefits for patients who need treatment with an ACE inhibitor, a focus of treatment at the recommended dosage is most important and not which ACE inhibitor is used...
  45. doi The pattern of use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) from 1997 to 2005: a nationwide study on 4.6 million people
    Emil Loldrup Fosbøl
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:822-33. 2008
    ..To describe the nationwide pattern of use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in the Danish population...
  46. ncbi Prevalence and characteristics of impaired glucose metabolism in patients referred to comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation: the DANSUK study
    Anne Merete Boas Soja
    Bispebjerg University Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Copenhagen bNational Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:784-90. 2006
    ....