Klaus Empen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Greifswald
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of rotational with conventional coronary angiography
    Klaus Empen
    Department of Cardiology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Am Heart J 160:552-63. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Do patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes really have an impaired endothelial function? A population-based propensity score matching analysis
    Klaus Empen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medizinische Klinik B, Universitatsmedizin, Greifswald, Sauerbruchstrasse, D 17475, Germany
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:174. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Association of serum IGF1 with endothelial function: results from the population-based study of health in Pomerania
    Klaus Empen
    Department of Cardiology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:617-23. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Association of testosterone levels with endothelial function in men: results from a population-based study
    Klaus Empen
    Medizinische Klinik B, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23a, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 32:481-6. 2012
  5. pmc Peripheral endothelial dysfunction is associated with gas exchange inefficiency in smokers
    Sven Glaser
    Medical Faculty of the Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Intensive Care, Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Friedrich Loeffler Str, 23, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Respir Res 12:53. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Exercise blood pressure and heart rate reference values
    Sven Glaser
    Medical Faculty of the Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Intensive Care, Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Greifswald, Sauerbruchstrasse, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Heart Lung Circ 22:661-7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Identification of less-irradiating tube angulations in invasive cardiology
    Eberhard Kuon
    Department of Cardiology, Klinik Fraenkische Schweiz, Ebermannstadt, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1420-8. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The association of thyroid function with carotid artery plaque burden and strokes in a population-based sample from a previously iodine-deficient area
    Marcus Dorr
    Department of Cardiology, Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:145-52. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Effects of immunoadsorption and subsequent immunoglobulin G substitution on cardiopulmonary exercise capacity in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Lars R Herda
    Klinik für Innere Medizin B, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Greifswald, Germany
    Am Heart J 159:809-16. 2010
  10. pmc Periodontitis is associated with endothelial dysfunction in a general population: a cross-sectional study
    Birte Holtfreter
    Unit of Periodontology, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Periodontology, and Endodontology, University Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e84603. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of rotational with conventional coronary angiography
    Klaus Empen
    Department of Cardiology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Am Heart J 160:552-63. 2010
    ..Rotation of the C-arm during CA could provide similar diagnostic accuracy and lower radiation exposure and contrast medium consumption...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes really have an impaired endothelial function? A population-based propensity score matching analysis
    Klaus Empen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medizinische Klinik B, Universitatsmedizin, Greifswald, Sauerbruchstrasse, D 17475, Germany
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 12:174. 2013
    ..We assessed endothelial function as measured by flow-mediated dilation (FMD) of the brachial artery in patients with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes in comparison with non-diabetic controls...
  3. doi request reprint Association of serum IGF1 with endothelial function: results from the population-based study of health in Pomerania
    Klaus Empen
    Department of Cardiology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:617-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the association between serum IGF1 as well as IGF-binding protein 3 (IGFBP3) levels and endothelial function measured by flow-mediated dilation (FMD)...
  4. doi request reprint Association of testosterone levels with endothelial function in men: results from a population-based study
    Klaus Empen
    Medizinische Klinik B, Friedrich Loeffler Strasse 23a, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 32:481-6. 2012
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  5. pmc Peripheral endothelial dysfunction is associated with gas exchange inefficiency in smokers
    Sven Glaser
    Medical Faculty of the Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Intensive Care, Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Friedrich Loeffler Str, 23, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Respir Res 12:53. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Exercise blood pressure and heart rate reference values
    Sven Glaser
    Medical Faculty of the Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Intensive Care, Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Greifswald, Sauerbruchstrasse, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Heart Lung Circ 22:661-7. 2013
    ..Besides their prognostic impact blood pressure and peak heart rate are widely used endpoint parameters for incremental exercise tests. Reference equations and ranges on both are sparse...
  7. ncbi request reprint Identification of less-irradiating tube angulations in invasive cardiology
    Eberhard Kuon
    Department of Cardiology, Klinik Fraenkische Schweiz, Ebermannstadt, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1420-8. 2004
    ..We sought to identify tube angulations in invasive cardiology, which promise minimal radiation exposure to patients and operators...
  8. doi request reprint The association of thyroid function with carotid artery plaque burden and strokes in a population-based sample from a previously iodine-deficient area
    Marcus Dorr
    Department of Cardiology, Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:145-52. 2008
    ..Thyroid dysfunction is associated with detrimental cardiovascular effects. We analyzed whether thyroid status is related to carotid artery plaques and prevalent strokes...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of immunoadsorption and subsequent immunoglobulin G substitution on cardiopulmonary exercise capacity in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Lars R Herda
    Klinik für Innere Medizin B, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Greifswald, Germany
    Am Heart J 159:809-16. 2010
    ..The present study investigated the influence of immunoadsorption with subsequent immunoglobulin G substitution (IA/IgG) on cardiopulmonary exercise capacity in patients with DCM...
  10. pmc Periodontitis is associated with endothelial dysfunction in a general population: a cross-sectional study
    Birte Holtfreter
    Unit of Periodontology, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Periodontology, and Endodontology, University Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e84603. 2013
    ..This association was not mediated via systemic inflammation. This study revives the discussion on whether and how periodontitis contributes to endothelial dysfunction. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of immunoadsorption on the nt-BNP and nt-ANP plasma levels of patients suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy
    Alexander Staudt
    Klinik für Innere Medizin B, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Greifswald, Germany
    Ther Apher Dial 10:42-8. 2006
    ..05. The improvement of left ventricular function during IA is accompanied by a reduction of nt-BNP and nt-ANP plasma levels in patients with DCM...
  12. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure to patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions: are current reference values too high?
    Eberhard Kuon
    Department of Cardiology, Klinik Fraenkische Schweiz, Ebermannstadt, Germany
    Herz 29:208-17. 2004
    ..e., 75 Gy.cm(2) for dose area kerma product (DAP), 17 min for fluoroscopy time (T(F)), and 1,300 for cinegraphic frames (F)...
  13. pmc β-blocker therapy and heart rate control during exercise testing in the general population: role of a common G-protein β-3 subunit variant
    Marcus Dorr
    Department of Internal Medicine B, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Friedrich Loeffler Str 23 a, D 17475 Greifswald, Germany
    Pharmacogenomics 11:1209-21. 2010
    ..We analyzed whether common variants (rs5443/C825T and rs5442/G814A) in the G-protein β3 subunit (GNB3) gene modulate interindividual variation in β-blocker responses with respect to HR...
  14. ncbi request reprint Role of immunoglobulin G3 subclass in dilated cardiomyopathy: results from protein A immunoadsorption
    Alexander Staudt
    Klinik für Innere Medizin B, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Greifswald, Germany
    Am Heart J 150:729-36. 2005
    ..A recent study revealed that IA with protein A columns does not effectively remove IgG3 and does not induce hemodynamic improvement in DCM...