J Friberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intracardiac low-energy versus transthoracic high-energy direct-current cardioversion of atrial fibrillation: a randomised comparison
    Jens Friberg
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiology 99:72-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in the prescription of vitamin K antagonists in patients with atrial fibrillation
    J Friberg
    Department of Cardiology, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 259:173-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Rising rates of hospital admissions for atrial fibrillation
    Jens Friberg
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 14:666-72. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex-specific increase in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation (The Copenhagen City Heart Study)
    Jens Friberg
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study Østerbroundersøgelsen, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 92:1419-23. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of atrial fibrillation. Should we strive for restoration of sinus rhythm?]
    Jens Friberg
    H S Bispebjerg Hospital, Kardiologisk Klinik Y
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:893-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the impact of atrial fibrillation on the risk of stroke and cardiovascular death in women versus men (The Copenhagen City Heart Study)
    Jens Friberg
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 94:889-94. 2004
  7. doi request reprint 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
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Reduced lung function and risk of atrial fibrillation in the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    P Buch
    Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Respir J 21:1012-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Intracardiac low-energy versus transthoracic high-energy direct-current cardioversion of atrial fibrillation: a randomised comparison
    Jens Friberg
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiology 99:72-7. 2003
    ..04). Low-energy intracardiac cardioversion represents a highly efficacious alternative to high-energy transthoracic cardioversion...
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in the prescription of vitamin K antagonists in patients with atrial fibrillation
    J Friberg
    Department of Cardiology, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 259:173-8. 2006
    ..We studied the temporal trends in the prescription of vitamin K antagonists (VKA) in patients with a first hospital diagnosis of AF in Denmark, 1995-2002...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rising rates of hospital admissions for atrial fibrillation
    Jens Friberg
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 14:666-72. 2003
    ..We studied temporal changes in hospital admission rates for atrial fibrillation using data from a prospective population-based cohort study spanning 2 decades (the Copenhagen City Heart Study)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex-specific increase in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation (The Copenhagen City Heart Study)
    Jens Friberg
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study Østerbroundersøgelsen, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 92:1419-23. 2003
    ..002). Although unchanged in women, the prevalence of AF in men more than doubled from the 1970s to the 1990s. The factors responsible for this gender-specific increase in the prevalence of this common arrhythmia have yet to be identified...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of atrial fibrillation. Should we strive for restoration of sinus rhythm?]
    Jens Friberg
    H S Bispebjerg Hospital, Kardiologisk Klinik Y
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:893-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the impact of atrial fibrillation on the risk of stroke and cardiovascular death in women versus men (The Copenhagen City Heart Study)
    Jens Friberg
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 94:889-94. 2004
    ..4, 95% confidence interval 2.9 to 6.5) than in men (hazard ratio 2.2, 95% confidence interval 1.6 to 3.1). Our results indicate that AF is a much more pronounced risk factor for stroke and cardiovascular death in women than in men...
  7. doi request reprint 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reduced lung function and risk of atrial fibrillation in the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    P Buch
    Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Respir J 21:1012-6. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that reduced lung function is an independent predictor for incident atrial fibrillation...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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...
  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 request reprint 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of atrial fibrillation in men and women: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Kenneth J Mukamal
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 112:1736-42. 2005
    ..The relationship of the full range of alcohol consumption with risk of incident atrial fibrillation has been inconsistent in previous, mainly case-control studies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen and albumin levels and risk of atrial fibrillation in men and women (the Copenhagen City Heart Study)
    Kenneth Jay Mukamal
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:75-81. 2006
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that inflammation contributes to the etiology of AF...