J S Lindholt

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Affiliation: Viborg Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms: single centre randomised controlled trial
    Jes S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Sygehus Viborg, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    BMJ 330:750. 2005
  2. ncbi [Vascular surgical procedures in Denmark 1996-2004. Own vascular surgical services associated with a higher incidence of operations]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Regionshospitalet Viborg, karkirurgisk afdeling, Forskningssektionen, Viborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 169:4066-70. 2007
  3. ncbi Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm among patients referred to vascular laboratory. Indeed feasible--but acceptable?
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:675-6. 2008
  4. ncbi Aneurysmal wall calcification predicts natural history of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, PO Box 130, DK 8600 Viborg, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 197:673-8. 2008
  5. ncbi High-risk and low-risk screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm both reduce aneurysm-related mortality. A stratified analysis from a single-centre randomised screening trial
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 34:53-8. 2007
  6. ncbi Activators of plasminogen and the progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1085:139-50. 2006
  7. ncbi Preliminary ten year results from a randomised single centre mass screening trial for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:608-14. 2006
  8. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analysis of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms based on five year results from a randomised hospital based mass screening trial
    J S Lindholt
    The Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:9-15. 2006
  9. ncbi Chronic inflammation, immune response, and infection in abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:453-63. 2006
  10. ncbi [Screening reduced abdominal aortic aneurysm mortality--secondary publication. Results from a Danish randomized screening trial]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Viborg Sygehus, Forskningssektionen, Karkirurgisk Afsnit
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:1641-4. 2005

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Publications61

  1. pmc Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms: single centre randomised controlled trial
    Jes S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Sygehus Viborg, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    BMJ 330:750. 2005
    ..To determine whether screening Danish men aged 65 or more for abdominal aortic aneurysms reduces mortality...
  2. ncbi [Vascular surgical procedures in Denmark 1996-2004. Own vascular surgical services associated with a higher incidence of operations]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Regionshospitalet Viborg, karkirurgisk afdeling, Forskningssektionen, Viborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 169:4066-70. 2007
    ..International studies indicate that decentralised vascular surgical activity could have a positive influence on the organisation of vascular services in Denmark...
  3. ncbi Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm among patients referred to vascular laboratory. Indeed feasible--but acceptable?
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:675-6. 2008
  4. ncbi Aneurysmal wall calcification predicts natural history of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, PO Box 130, DK 8600 Viborg, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 197:673-8. 2008
    ..The biomechanical properties of the abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) wall may hold predictive potential. This study aims to study the potential role of wall calcification in small AAAs...
  5. ncbi High-risk and low-risk screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm both reduce aneurysm-related mortality. A stratified analysis from a single-centre randomised screening trial
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 34:53-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to analyse whether screening for AAA could be restricted to men with such diseases (high risk group)...
  6. ncbi Activators of plasminogen and the progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1085:139-50. 2006
    ..Smoking seems to be an important factor for this pathway, while the pathway of IgA-CP seems different...
  7. ncbi Preliminary ten year results from a randomised single centre mass screening trial for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:608-14. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analysis of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms based on five year results from a randomised hospital based mass screening trial
    J S Lindholt
    The Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:9-15. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the cost effectiveness of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  9. ncbi Chronic inflammation, immune response, and infection in abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:453-63. 2006
    ..However, serum antibodies against C. pneumoniae have been associated with AAA growth and cross-react with AAA wall proteins. Thus, immune responses mediated by microorganisms and autoantigens may play a pivotal role in AAA pathogenesis...
  10. ncbi [Screening reduced abdominal aortic aneurysm mortality--secondary publication. Results from a Danish randomized screening trial]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Viborg Sygehus, Forskningssektionen, Karkirurgisk Afsnit
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:1641-4. 2005
  11. doi Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm reduces overall mortality in men. A meta-analysis of the mid- and long-term effects of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 36:167-71. 2008
    ..A meta-analysis was performed to examine the pooled effects of screening on both mid- and long-term AAA-related and total mortality, and operations for AAA...
  12. doi Low-dose aspirin may prevent growth and later surgical repair of medium-sized abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:329-34. 2008
    ..For medium-sized abdominal aortic aneurysms, low-dose aspirin may prevent abdominal aortic aneurysm growth and need for subsequent repair, but residual confounding cannot be excluded...
  13. ncbi [Hospital costs for abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Forskningssektionen, karkirurgisk afdeling, Regionshospitalet Viborg, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:2206-12. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to estimate the direct cost of an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair and to validate it against the national Diagnostic Related Group (DRG) costs...
  14. ncbi Relatively high pulmonary and cardiovascular mortality rates in screening-detected aneurysmal patients without previous hospital admissions
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:94-9. 2007
    ..Men with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) who are not hospitalised for pulmonary and cardiovascular diseases may have higher mortality due to such disorders...
  15. doi Rifampicin-soaked silver polyester versus expanded polytetrafluoro-ethylene grafts for in situ replacement of infected grafts in a porcine randomised controlled trial
    H Gao
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Postbox 130, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 43:582-7. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi Plasma levels of plasmin-antiplasmin-complexes are predictive for small abdominal aortic aneurysms expanding to operation-recommendable sizes
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Hospital of Viborg, Denmark
    J Vasc Surg 34:611-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The progression of AAA is correlated with the PAP level, which seems to have a predictive value similar to the best serologic predictor known, serum-elastin-peptides...
  17. ncbi Five-year results of elastin and collagen markers as predictive tools in the management of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 21:235-40. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: a predictive model using EP, PIIINP, and initial AAA size seems capable of predicting nine out of 10 AAAs that will be operated on within 5 years. However, a larger sample size is needed for clinical recommendations...
  18. doi Prevention of primary vascular graft infection with silver-coated polyester graft in a porcine model
    H Gao
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Regional Hospital Viborg, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 39:472-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a silver-coated vascular polyester graft in the prevention of graft infection after inoculation with Staphylococcus aureus in a porcine model...
  19. ncbi Hospital costs and benefits of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms. Results from a randomised population screening trial
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 23:55-60. 2002
    ..to analyse the hospital costs and benefits of screening older males for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). MATERIALS and..
  20. ncbi Randomized double-blind controlled trial of roxithromycin for prevention of abdominal aortic aneurysm expansion
    S Vammen
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Br J Surg 88:1066-72. 2001
    ..The influence of macrolides on the expansion rate of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) remains unknown. The aim was to investigate the effect of roxithromycin on the expansion rate of small AAAs...
  21. ncbi Serum elastin peptides in the preoperative evaluation of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 22:546-50. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: One sampling of SEP combined with AAA-size in patients referred for AAA surgery may be a clinical useful indicator of high rupture risk...
  22. doi Age- and gender-related differences in the use of secondary medical prevention after primary vascular surgery: a nationwide follow-up study
    A Høgh
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Regionshospitalet Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 43:300-7. 2012
    ..This study examined the possible age- and gender-related differences in the use of secondary medical prevention following primary vascular reconstruction in a population-based long-term follow-up study...
  23. ncbi Smoking, but not lipids, lipoprotein(a) and antibodies against oxidised LDL, is correlated to the expansion of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Hospital of Viborg, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 21:51-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: smoking cessation may inhibit aneurysmal expansion. Lipids seem to play a minor role in the progression of AAA...
  24. doi Potential circulating biomarkers for abdominal aortic aneurysm expansion and rupture--a systematic review
    S Urbonavicius
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 36:273-80; discussion 281-2. 2008
    ..Earlier surgery may be associated with a lower mortality. More precise indicators for surgery are warranted. This systematic review identifies potential systemic biomarkers for AAA rupture or expansion...
  25. ncbi Antibodies against Chlamydia pneumoniae predict the need for elective surgical intervention on small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    S Vammen
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 22:165-8. 2001
    ..Chlamydia antibody test may be used to identify individuals who might benefit from follow-up and anti-chlamydia treatment...
  26. ncbi Relationships between activators and inhibitors of plasminogen, and the progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Hospital of Viborg, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 25:546-51. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to study the activating pathways of plasminogen as predictors of the progression of AAA...
  27. doi Beta-blocker use and clinical outcomes after primary vascular surgery: a nationwide propensity score-matched study
    A Høgh
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Unit, Viborg Regional Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 46:93-102. 2013
    ..To explore the associations between beta-blocker use and clinical outcomes (death, hospitalisation with myocardial infarction (MI) or stroke, major amputation and recurrent vascular surgery) after primary vascular reconstruction...
  28. doi Basic science review. Vascular distensibility as a predictive tool in the management of small asymptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Annette Hoegh
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:333-8. 2009
    ..This study investigates whether baseline aortic wall distensibility serves as a supplemental bio-marker for AAA progression and need for later repair...
  29. doi The cardiac cycle is a major contributor to variability in size measurements of abdominal aortic aneurysms by ultrasound
    N Grøndal
    Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Postbox 130, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 43:30-3. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the impact of the cardiac cycle on ultrasound measurements of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) diameters...
  30. ncbi Can long-term antibiotic treatment prevent progression of peripheral arterial occlusive disease? A large, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial
    J B Joensen
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 196:937-42. 2008
    ..The purpose was to investigate in a large, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial, whether antibiotic treatment can prevent progression of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
  31. doi Long-term benefit and cost-effectiveness analysis of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms from a randomized controlled trial
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Br J Surg 97:826-34. 2010
    ..The aim was to estimate long-term mortality benefits and cost-effectiveness of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in men aged 64-73 years...
  32. doi Insulin-like growth factor I - a novel biomarker of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 42:560-2. 2011
    ..The study aimed to test the potential role of insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) and IGF-II as biomarkers for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  33. ncbi [Catheter-guided thrombolysis in peripheral arterial occlusion]
    J S Lindholt
    Viborg Sygehus, Organkirurgisk afdeling, Karkirurgisk Afsnit, og billeddiagnostisk afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 163:6734-8. 2001
    ..Individual case selection is still needed, because thrombolysis is a promising, although experimental, treatment...
  34. ncbi Indicators of infection with Chlamydia pneumoniae are associated with expansion of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Hospital of Viborg, Denmark
    J Vasc Surg 34:212-5. 2001
    ..6; 95% CI, 1.37-293). CONCLUSION: A high proportion of men with an AAA has signs of infection with C pneumoniae. The progression of their AAAs was positively correlated with the presence of indicators of C pneumoniae infection...
  35. ncbi Systemic levels of cotinine and elastase, but not pulmonary function, are associated with the progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 26:418-22. 2003
    ..to study whether smoking and impaired pulmonary function are associated with the expansion of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA)...
  36. ncbi Cystatin C deficiency is associated with the progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J S Lindholt
    Departments of Vascular Surgery and Clinical Biochemistry, Viborg-Kjellerup County Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Br J Surg 88:1472-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Deficiency of cystatin C was associated with increased aneurysm size and expansion rate, possibly due to lack of inhibition of cysteine proteases...
  37. doi Proteomic identification of differentially expressed proteins in aortic wall of patients with ruptured and nonruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Sigitas Urbonavicius
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    J Vasc Surg 49:455-63. 2009
    ..To compare the basic proteomic composition of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) wall tissue in patients with nonruptured and ruptured aneurysms...
  38. doi Meta-analysis of postoperative mortality after elective repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms detected by screening
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Br J Surg 98:619-22. 2011
    ....
  39. doi C-reactive protein predicts future arterial and cardiovascular events in patients with symptomatic peripheral arterial disease
    Annette L Hogh
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Vascular Research Unit, Viborg Hospital, Viborg, Denmark
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:341-7. 2008
    ..Baseline levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein are associated with future arterial events in symptomatic peripheral arterial disease patients but cannot stand alone as a predictive tool...
  40. ncbi Immunoblotting analysis of abdominal aortic aneurysms using antibodies against Chlamydia pneumoniae recombinant MOMP
    S Vammen
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 24:81-5. 2002
    ..The specificity of immunohistochemical procedures is unknown. The aim of this study was to assess the possibility of potential non-specific findings for methods based on immunostaining...
  41. ncbi [False-positive findings in screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm]
    Annette Høgh
    karkirurgisk afdeling, Regionshospitalet Viborg, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 171:3101-2. 2009
    ..US abdominal screening led to a suspected 8.3 cm AAA. Consequently, a computed tomography was performed showing an AAA of normal proportions and a big bladder diverticulum in front of the aorta abdominalis...
  42. ncbi [Ruptured abdominal aortal aneurysm in spite of endovascular aneurysm repair]
    Ulla Lei Larsen
    Viborg Sygehus, Karkirurgisk Afsnit, Forskningssektionen
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:1870-1. 2006
    ..Newer devices reduce the risk by approximately 50%, but this seems insufficient. Thus EVAR is still not a standardised option, but it may be appropriate in cases of rupture and cases that are not suited to open surgery...
  43. doi The Scandinavian Propaten(®) trial - 1-year patency of PTFE vascular prostheses with heparin-bonded luminal surfaces compared to ordinary pure PTFE vascular prostheses - a randomised clinical controlled multi-centre trial
    J S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 41:668-73. 2011
    ..To compare 1-year potencies' of heparin-bonded PTFE [(Hb-PTFE) (Propaten(®))] grafts with those of ordinary polytetraflouroethylene (PTFE) grafts in a blinded, randomised, clinically controlled, multi-centre study...
  44. ncbi Laparoscopic diagnosis and treatment of aortic vascular prosthetic graft infections in a porcine model
    H Gao
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:41-5. 2008
    ..To study the feasibility and efficacy of experimental laparoscopy in the diagnosis of aortic graft infection in pigs...
  45. pmc The Viborg Vascular (VIVA) screening trial of 65-74 year old men in the central region of Denmark: study protocol
    Nikolaj Grøndal
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Trials 11:67. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the efficacy and the cost-effectiveness of a combined screening program for AAA, PAD and hypertension...
  46. ncbi Endovascular aneurysm repair
    Jes S Lindholt
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Lancet 364:818-20. 2004
  47. doi Association of serum adiponectin with risk for cardiovascular events in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Grazina Urbonaviciene
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 210:619-24. 2010
    ..We examined whether serum adiponectin was linked with future cardiovascular events or all-cause death in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
  48. ncbi Development and validation of QoL5 for clinical databases. A short, global and generic questionnaire based on an integrated theory of the quality of life
    Jes S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Surg 168:107-13. 2002
    ..To develop and validate a short, global, and generic quality of life (QoL) questionnaire for clinical databases. The construct validity and item weighting of existing questionnaires are increasingly questioned...
  49. doi Intermittent roxithromycin for preventing progression of small abdominal aortic aneurysms: long-term results of a small clinical trial
    Annette Høgh
    Vascular Research Unit, Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Denmark
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:452-6. 2009
    ..Therefore we analysed the influence of intermittent, long-term roxithromycin treatment on AAA expansion and referral for surgery...
  50. ncbi [Endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Karkirurgisk Afsnit, Sygehus Viborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:687-8. 2004
  51. ncbi Serum antibodies against Chlamydia pneumoniae outer membrane protein cross-react with the heavy chain of immunoglobulin in the wall of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Viborg Hospital, Postbox 130, 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Circulation 109:2097-102. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to detect Cp OMPs in the wall of AAA patients by use of purified serum antibodies directed against Cp OMP and to assess potential cross-reacting proteins in AAA walls...
  52. ncbi [Reduction of the expansion rate of small abdominal aortic aneurysms with roxithromycin. Results from a randomized controlled trial]
    Sten Vammen
    Viborg Sygehus, karkirurgisk afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5916-9. 2002
    ..The influence of a macrolide on the expansion rate of small abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) is unknown at present. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of roxithromycin on the expansion rate of small AAA...
  53. ncbi [Medical treatment of small abdominal aortic aneurysms]
    Annette Langager Høgh
    Regionshospitalet Viborg, karkirurgisk afdeling, Viborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:2003-5. 2008
    ..According to these studies ACE inhibitors, statins and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may have effect, macrolides may have some effect while beta-blockers and calcium-channel blockers have no effect...
  54. ncbi [Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Organkii urgisk afdeling, Karkirurgisk sektion, Viborg Kjellerup Sygehus, postboks 130, 8800 Viborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:157-9. 2002
  55. ncbi [Hospital costs and benefits of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm. Results from a randomized screening trial]
    Jes S Lindholt
    Viborg Kjellerup Sygehus, Organkirurgisk afdeling, karkirurgisk sektion Aarhus Universitet, Institut for Epidemiologi og Socialmedicin
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:579-83. 2003
    ..The hospital costs and benefits of screening older males for abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) are unknown...
  56. doi Doppler ultrasound compared with strain gauge for measurement of systolic ankle blood pressure
    J B Joensen
    Vascular Surgery Department, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Angiology 59:296-300. 2008
    ..In the majority of patients, measurements of ABP by Doppler ultrasound and the strain gauge method give similar results, but for a minority the discrepancy is substantial...
  57. ncbi A review of macrolide treatment of atherosclerosis and abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jes S Lindholt
    Department of Vascular Surgery RK, 3111, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    Curr Drug Targets Infect Disord 3:55-63. 2003
    ..pneumoniae. The latter are needed in order to clarify the impact of the presence of C. pneumoniae and to avoid overconsumption of antimicrobials, which can result in serious ecological problems...
  58. ncbi Macrophage migration inhibitory factor is associated with aneurysmal expansion
    Jie Hong Pan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 90 Medical Center Way, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:628-35. 2003
    ..The correlation and contribution of MIF to these human diseases remain unknown, although a recent rabbit study showed expression of this cytokine in atherosclerotic lesions...
  59. ncbi [Should high-energy traumas always result in a trauma team call?]
    Marie Louise Clemmesen
    Sygehus Viborg, ortopaedkirurgisk afdeling, Forskningssektionen Karkirurgisk Afsnit og Anaestesiologisk Afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2916-20. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether a high-energy trauma patient with no symptoms of injury is a sufficient indication to lead to a trauma team call...
  60. ncbi Validation of two global and generic quality of life questionnaires for population screening: SCREENQOL and SEQOL
    Søren Ventegodt
    The Quality of Life Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    ScientificWorldJournal 3:412-21. 2003
    ..68 and 0.41, respectively). For SCREENQOL and SEQOL, 61 and 111 respondents were needed to detect 3% difference in QoL. SCREENQOL and SEQOL are both valid as they show high levels of reliability, sensitivity, and consistency...
  61. pmc Evaluation of five DNA extraction methods for purification of DNA from atherosclerotic tissue and estimation of prevalence of Chlamydia pneumoniae in tissue from a Danish population undergoing vascular repair
    Tina Mygind
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Wilhelm Meyers Alle, The Bartholin Building, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 3:19. 2003
    ..To establish whether non-detection was caused by a suboptimal DNA extraction method, we tested five different DNA extraction methods for purification of DNA from atherosclerotic tissue...