Nils Milman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of genetic haemochromatosis]
    Nils Thorm Milman
    Rheumatologisk Klinik TA, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 175:1109-12. 2013
  2. doi Effect of the TNF-α inhibitor adalimumab in patients with recalcitrant sarcoidosis: a prospective observational study using FDG-PET
    Nils Milman
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute for Inflammatory Research, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 6:238-47. 2012
  3. doi Vitamin D status during normal pregnancy and postpartum. A longitudinal study in 141 Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
    J Perinat Med 40:57-61. 2011
  4. doi Iron in pregnancy: How do we secure an appropriate iron status in the mother and child?
    Nils Milman
    Departments of Clinical Biochemistry and Obstetrics, Næstved Hospital, Næstved, Denmark
    Ann Nutr Metab 59:50-4. 2011
  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. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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  1. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of genetic haemochromatosis]
    Nils Thorm Milman
    Rheumatologisk Klinik TA, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 175:1109-12. 2013
    ..The others comprise ferroportin disease (type 4A) atypical ferroportin disease (type 4B), acoeruloplasminaemia, atransferrinaemia and DMT1-associated haemochromatosis...
  2. doi Effect of the TNF-α inhibitor adalimumab in patients with recalcitrant sarcoidosis: a prospective observational study using FDG-PET
    Nils Milman
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute for Inflammatory Research, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 6:238-47. 2012
    ..Tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α) plays a crucial role in sarcoidosis. In severe disease, treatment with TNF-α inhibitors may be effective...
  3. doi Vitamin D status during normal pregnancy and postpartum. A longitudinal study in 141 Danish women
    Nils Milman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
    J Perinat Med 40:57-61. 2011
    ..To assess vitamin D status during normal pregnancy and in the postpartum lactation period...
  4. doi Iron in pregnancy: How do we secure an appropriate iron status in the mother and child?
    Nils Milman
    Departments of Clinical Biochemistry and Obstetrics, Næstved Hospital, Næstved, Denmark
    Ann Nutr Metab 59:50-4. 2011
    ..In women with ferritin <15 μg/l, i.e. depleted iron reserves and possible IDA, therapeutic doses of 100 mg ferrous iron per day should be advised...
  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. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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
    ....
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. doi The BTNL2 A allele variant is frequent in Danish patients with sarcoidosis
    Nils Milman
    Department of Rheumatology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 5:105-11. 2011
    ..The butyrophilin-like 2 (BTNL2) gene is located on chromosome 6p21.3 close to the HLA-class II genes. An association has been reported between sarcoidosis and a single nucleotide polymorphism in BTNL2, rs2076530, also termed the A allele...
  17. doi Quantiferon test for tuberculosis screening in sarcoidosis patients
    Nils Milman
    Department of Rheumatology, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:728-35. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess whether the QFN is reliable for diagnosing LTBI among sarcoidosis patients and if results are influenced by disease activity or immunosuppressive treatment...
  18. doi Postpartum anemia I: definition, prevalence, causes, and consequences
    Nils Milman
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Næstved Hospital, 4700 Næstved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 90:1247-53. 2011
    ..Postpartum anemia is associated with an impaired quality of life, reduced cognitive abilities, emotional instability, and depression and constitutes a significant health problem in women of reproductive age...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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)...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. doi Does tumour necrosis factor-alpha inhibitor infliximab induce histological resolution of pulmonary sarcoid granulomas?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 1:106-13. 2007
    ....
  40. 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%...
  41. 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)...
  42. 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...
  43. 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
    ....
  44. 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...
  45. 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...
  46. 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...
  47. 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...
  48. doi Blau syndrome-associated mutations in exon 4 of the caspase activating recruitment domain 15 (CARD 15) gene are not found in ethnic Danes with sarcoidosis
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Division of Lung Transplantation, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 1:74-9. 2007
    ..Sarcoidosis is a systemic granulomatous disease, which has features in common with Blau syndrome...
  49. doi Anemia--still a major health problem in many parts of the world!
    Nils Milman
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Naestved Hospital, Ringstedgade 61, 4700, Naestved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 90:369-77. 2011
    ..Initially, the efforts should be centered on the specific risk groups for iron deficiency anemia, i.e., young children, adolescent females, women of reproductive age, as well as pregnant women and postpartum lactating mothers...
  50. doi Is sarcoidosis a rickettsiosis? An archival study
    Claus Bo Svendsen
    Department of Microbiological Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:349-53. 2011
    ..Rickettsiae are transmitted to humans by a tick vector, Ixodes ricinus; this tick is highly prevalent in Northern Europe. We aimed to investigate the association between evidence of rickettsiae and sarcoidosis in histological samples...
  51. 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...
  52. 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...
  53. 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...
  54. 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...
  55. doi Postpartum anemia II: prevention and treatment
    Nils Milman
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Obstetrics, Næstved Hospital, Næstved, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 91:143-54. 2012
    ..National health authorities should establish guidelines to combat iron deficiency in pregnancy and postpartum in order to facilitate a prosperous future for both mothers and children in a continuing globalized world...
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  58. 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...
  59. 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...
  60. 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...
  61. 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
    ....
  62. 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
    ....
  63. doi The continuing search for Mycobacterium tuberculosis involvement in sarcoidosis: a study on archival biopsy specimens
    Claus Bo Svendsen
    Department of Microbiological Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 5:99-104. 2011
    ..Increasing evidence indicates that mycobacteria may be involved in the aetiology and pathophysiology of sarcoidosis...
  64. 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...
  65. 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...
  66. 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...
  67. 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...
  68. 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...
  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 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...
  71. ncbi [Frequency of hemochromatosis mutation (HFE) in the Danish population]
    Palle Pedersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1465-6; author reply 1466. 2003
  72. 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...
  73. 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...
  74. 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
    ....
  75. 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...
  76. 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...
  77. 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...
  78. 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...
  79. ncbi From mycobacteria to sarcoidosis--is the gate still open?
    Nils Milman
    Respiration 73:14-5. 2006