Kasper K Iversen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy associated plasma protein-A as a marker for myocardial infarction and death in patients with stable coronary artery disease: a prognostic study within the CLARICOR Trial
    Kasper K Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Hillerod Hospital, Hillerod, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 214:203-8. 2011
  2. pmc Echocardiographic predictors of exercise capacity and mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Mikkel Malby Schoos
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:84. 2013
  3. pmc Risk stratification in emergency patients by copeptin
    Kasper Iversen
    Departments of Cardiology and Endocrinology, Hillerød Hospital, Hillerød, Denmark
    BMC Med 12:80. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Troponin T is a strong marker of mortality in hospitalized patients
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Cardiology and Endocrinology, Hillerød Hospital, Hillerød, Denmark Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:818-24. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Partial oral treatment of endocarditis
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am Heart J 165:116-22. 2013
  6. pmc Predictors of right ventricular function as measured by tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion in heart failure
    Jesper Kjaergaard
    The Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 7:51. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint [Acute myocardial infarction and rectal examination--indication or contraindication]
    Kasper Karmark Iversen
    Amager Hospital, Medicinsk Center
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:898-900. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial comparing electronic and conventional stethoscopes
    Kasper Iversen
    Clinic of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Med 118:1289. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint [Heart murmur and echocardiographic findings in 2,907 non-selected patients admitted to hospital]
    Kasper Karmark Iversen
    Amager Hospital, Kardiologisk Klinik B, H S Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2551-4. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of teaching and type of stethoscope on cardiac auscultatory performance
    Kasper Iversen
    Clinic of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Am Heart J 152:85.e1-7. 2006

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy associated plasma protein-A as a marker for myocardial infarction and death in patients with stable coronary artery disease: a prognostic study within the CLARICOR Trial
    Kasper K Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Hillerod Hospital, Hillerod, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 214:203-8. 2011
    ..Here we address the prognostic value of serum PAPP-A in unselected stable CAD patients...
  2. pmc Echocardiographic predictors of exercise capacity and mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Mikkel Malby Schoos
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:84. 2013
    ..We evaluated echocardiographic predictors of mortality and six minutes walking distance (6MWD), a marker for quality of life and mortality in COPD...
  3. pmc Risk stratification in emergency patients by copeptin
    Kasper Iversen
    Departments of Cardiology and Endocrinology, Hillerød Hospital, Hillerød, Denmark
    BMC Med 12:80. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine short-, mid- and long-term mortality by plasma measurement of copeptin in unselected admitted patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Troponin T is a strong marker of mortality in hospitalized patients
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Cardiology and Endocrinology, Hillerød Hospital, Hillerød, Denmark Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:818-24. 2013
    ..Small increases are occasionally observed in patients with non-cardiac disease, but the prevalence and prognostic value of increased troponin in the general hospitalized population are unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Partial oral treatment of endocarditis
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am Heart J 165:116-22. 2013
    ..Evidence supporting partial oral therapy as an alternative to the routinely recommended continued parenteral therapy is scarce, although observational data suggest that this strategy may be safe and effective...
  6. pmc Predictors of right ventricular function as measured by tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion in heart failure
    Jesper Kjaergaard
    The Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 7:51. 2009
    ..The present study assessed the association of TAPSE and clinical factors, global and regional LV function in 634 patients admitted for symptomatic heart failure...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Acute myocardial infarction and rectal examination--indication or contraindication]
    Kasper Karmark Iversen
    Amager Hospital, Medicinsk Center
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:898-900. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial comparing electronic and conventional stethoscopes
    Kasper Iversen
    Clinic of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Med 118:1289. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint [Heart murmur and echocardiographic findings in 2,907 non-selected patients admitted to hospital]
    Kasper Karmark Iversen
    Amager Hospital, Kardiologisk Klinik B, H S Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2551-4. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, auscultation is still important when deciding whether to refer a patient for further examination...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of teaching and type of stethoscope on cardiac auscultatory performance
    Kasper Iversen
    Clinic of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Am Heart J 152:85.e1-7. 2006
    ..Auscultation of the heart is a routine procedure. It is not known whether auscultatory skills can be improved by teaching or with the use of an advanced stethoscope...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A) is not a marker of the vulnerable atherosclerotic plaque
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Hillerod Hospital, Hillerod, Denmark
    Clin Biochem 44:312-8. 2011
    ..To investigate if pregnancy associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A) was present in the vulnerable plaque, and if not, to find alternative hypothesis for the release of PAPP-A...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy-associated plasma protein-A, a marker for outcome in patients suspected for acute coronary syndrome
    Kasper K Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Hillerod Hospital, Hillerod, Denmark
    Clin Biochem 43:851-7. 2010
    ..To examine if pregnancy-associated plasma protein-A (PAPP-A) in patients with chest pain, could identify patients at risk for death or myocardial infarction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of pregnancy-associated plasma protein A in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Kasper K Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Hillerod Hospital, Hillerod, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 104:1465-71. 2009
    ..19, 95% confidence interval 1.16 to 4.16). In conclusion, PAPP-A seems to be valuable in predicting the outcomes of patients admitted with high-risk NSTE-ACS or STEMI...
  14. ncbi request reprint Screening of adults with congenital cardiac disease lost for follow-up
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, The Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cardiol Young 17:601-8. 2007
    ..These patients were strongly advised to contact a center for congenital cardiac disease, and we examined all responding patients within four-weeks...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy associated plasma protein A, a potential marker for vulnerable plaque in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome
    Kasper K Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Hillerod Hospital, Helsevej 2, 3400 Hillerod, Denmark
    Clin Biochem 42:828-34. 2009
    ..To describe the presence and time-related pattern of circulating pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A) levels in patients with non ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Heart murmur and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide as predictors of death in 2977 consecutive hospitalized patients
    Kasper Iversen
    Department of Cardiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Med Sci 335:444-50. 2008
    ..We wanted to test whether murmur predicts mortality in unselected patients admitted to the hospital and whether NT-pro-BNP is capable of distinguishing between innocent and significant murmurs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy-associated plasma protein A in non-cardiac conditions
    Kasper Karmark Iversen
    The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Biochem 41:548-53. 2008
    ..PAPP-A is a promising new marker in coronary heart disease. It is important to investigate its specificity in order to establish its clinical utility as a marker of coronary heart disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy associated plasma protein A, a novel, quick, and sensitive marker in ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Kasper K Iversen
    The Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 101:1389-94. 2008
    ..In the early stages of STEMI, PAPP-A seems to be a more sensitive marker of myocardial infarction than CKMB and troponin T...
  19. ncbi request reprint Soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor for risk prediction in patients admitted with acute chest pain
    Stig Lyngbæk
    Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Chem 59:1621-9. 2013
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  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic severe pulmonary regurgitation and percutaneous valve repair on right ventricular geometry and contractility assessed by tissue Doppler echocardiography
    Jesper Kjaergaard
    The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Echocardiography 27:854-63. 2010
    ..Tissue Doppler based quantification of RV contractility may offer additional information in the management of these patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Myocardial hypertrophy after pulmonary regurgitation and valve implantation in pigs
    Julie Smith
    Department of Pathology, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cardiol 159:29-33. 2012
    ..But the underlying mechanisms of the refractory arrhythmias are not well understood...
  22. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor to predict repeat myocardial infarction and mortality in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous intervention
    Stig Lyngbæk
    Copenhagen University Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 110:1756-63. 2012
    ..34). In conclusion, suPAR is a stable plasma biomarker after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary PCI that predicts all-cause mortality and recurrent MI...
  23. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Pulmonary artery thrombosis and hemoptysis in Eisenmenger syndrome
    Annette Schophuus Jensen
    Department of Cardiology B 2014, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Circulation 115:e632-4. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint [Eisenmenger syndrome]
    Annette Schophuus Jensen
    Kardiologisk Klinik B, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 171:1270-5. 2009
    ..This article describes the precautions that should be taken to reduce morbidity and mortality in these patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Termination of dobutamine infusion causes transient rebound left heart diastolic dysfunction in healthy elderly women but not in men: a cardiac magnetic resonance study
    Kiril A Ahtarovski
    Department of Cardiology, The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital and Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 305:H1098-103. 2013
    ..This is the first report of a sex-specific transient rebound phenomenon in cardiovascular response to catecholamines...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impacts of acute severe pulmonary regurgitation on right ventricular geometry and contractility assessed by tissue-Doppler echocardiography
    Jesper Kjaergaard
    Department of Cardiology B2142, The Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet Copenhagen University Hospital, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:19-26. 2010
    ..We assessed the impact of acute severe pulmonary regurgitation (PR) on global and regional RV function by applying novel quantitative echocardiographic markers of myocardial performance in an animal model...
  27. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in patients admitted with heart failure
    K K Iversen
    Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 264:361-9. 2008
    ..Secondary aims were to study a possible relationship between right and left ventricular function and pulmonary function...
  28. ncbi request reprint Right ventricular dysfunction as an independent predictor of short- and long-term mortality in patients with heart failure
    Jesper Kjaergaard
    Department of Cardiology, The Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:610-6. 2007
    ..Tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion (TAPSE) is a simple echocardiographic measure of RV ejection fraction, but may be affected by co-existing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...