Geir Mjøen

Summary

Affiliation: Rikshospitalet University Hospital
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Premature cardiovascular disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus influences survival after renal transplantation
    Gudrun E Norby
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 63:733-7. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in 1022 consecutive living donor nephrectomies: benefits of a living donor registry
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Transplantation 88:1273-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Minimally invasive living donor nephrectomy - introduction of hand-assistance
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Transpl Int 23:1008-14. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Overall and cardiovascular mortality in Norwegian kidney donors compared to the background population
    Geir Mjøen
    Medical Department, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:443-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Age, gender, and body mass index are associated with renal function after kidney donation
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Medical, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 25:E579-83. 2011
  6. pmc Symmetric dimethylarginine as predictor of graft loss and all-cause mortality in renal transplant recipients
    Hege Pihlstrøm
    1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Organ Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway 2 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 3 Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, the Netherlands 5 Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 6 Synlab Center of Laboratory Diagnostics, Heidelberg, Germany 7 Medical Faculty Mannheim, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany 8 Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Vestfold Hospital, Tønsberg, Norway 9 Department of Preventive Medicine and Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 10 Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden 11 British Heart Foundation, Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, University of Malaya Medical Center
    Transplantation 98:1219-25. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Increased risk of all-cause mortality and renal graft loss in stable renal transplant recipients with hyperparathyroidism
    Hege Pihlstrøm
    1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Organ Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway 2 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 3 Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, the Netherlands 5 Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 6 Synlab Center of Laboratory Diagnostics, Heidelberg, Germany 7 Medical Faculty Mannheim, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany 8 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway 9 Department of Preventive Medicine and Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 10 Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden 11 British Heart Foundation, Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Glasgow, G12 8TA, Scotland
    Transplantation 99:351-9. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Long-term risks for kidney donors
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Kidney Int 86:162-7. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Aortic Stiffness in a Mortality Risk Calculator for Kidney Transplant Recipients
    Dag Olav Dahle
    1 Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 2 Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Norway 3 Norwegian Renal Registry, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 4 Metabolic and Renal Research Group, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway 5 Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology Research Support Services, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 6 Department of Nephrology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 7 Insitiute of Clinical Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Transplantation 99:1730-7. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Inflammation-associated graft loss in renal transplant recipients
    Dag Olav Dahle
    Department of Nephrology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3756-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Premature cardiovascular disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus influences survival after renal transplantation
    Gudrun E Norby
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 63:733-7. 2011
    ..To assess graft and patient survival as well as causes for graft loss and patient death after renal transplantation in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  2. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in 1022 consecutive living donor nephrectomies: benefits of a living donor registry
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Transplantation 88:1273-9. 2009
    ..We assessed postoperative complication rates in living donor nephrectomies (LDN) during the last decade (1997-2008)...
  3. doi request reprint Minimally invasive living donor nephrectomy - introduction of hand-assistance
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Transpl Int 23:1008-14. 2010
    ..Our experience indicates that learning curves are facilitated by the use of hand-assisted technique. Improvements in surgical outcomes following donor nephrectomy may enhance living donor programmes...
  4. doi request reprint Overall and cardiovascular mortality in Norwegian kidney donors compared to the background population
    Geir Mjøen
    Medical Department, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:443-7. 2012
    ..Cardiovascular mortality has not been evaluated. The aim of this study was to assess overall and cardiovascular mortality in previous kidney donors compared with a general population sample...
  5. doi request reprint Age, gender, and body mass index are associated with renal function after kidney donation
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Medical, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 25:E579-83. 2011
    ..001), male gender (p < 0.001), and overweight (p = 0.01) were associated with relative increase in creatinine after donation. Potential donors should be offered counseling regarding overweight, as this is a modifiable risk factor...
  6. pmc Symmetric dimethylarginine as predictor of graft loss and all-cause mortality in renal transplant recipients
    Hege Pihlstrøm
    1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Organ Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway 2 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 3 Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, the Netherlands 5 Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 6 Synlab Center of Laboratory Diagnostics, Heidelberg, Germany 7 Medical Faculty Mannheim, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany 8 Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Vestfold Hospital, Tønsberg, Norway 9 Department of Preventive Medicine and Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 10 Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden 11 British Heart Foundation, Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, University of Malaya Medical Center
    Transplantation 98:1219-25. 2014
    ..The potential role of SDMA as a risk marker in renal transplant recipients (RTR) has not been investigated...
  7. doi request reprint Increased risk of all-cause mortality and renal graft loss in stable renal transplant recipients with hyperparathyroidism
    Hege Pihlstrøm
    1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Organ Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway 2 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 3 Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, the Netherlands 5 Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria 6 Synlab Center of Laboratory Diagnostics, Heidelberg, Germany 7 Medical Faculty Mannheim, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany 8 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsberg, Norway 9 Department of Preventive Medicine and Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Oslo University Hospital Ulleval, Oslo, Norway 10 Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden 11 British Heart Foundation, Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Glasgow, G12 8TA, Scotland
    Transplantation 99:351-9. 2015
    ..Hyperparathyroidism is reported in 10% to 66% of renal transplant recipients (RTR). The influence of persisting hyperparathyroidism on long-term clinical outcomes in RTR has not been examined in a large prospective study...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term risks for kidney donors
    Geir Mjøen
    Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Kidney Int 86:162-7. 2014
    ..Thus, kidney donors are at increased long-term risk for ESRD, cardiovascular, and all-cause mortality compared with a control group of non-donors who would have been eligible for donation. ..
  9. doi request reprint Aortic Stiffness in a Mortality Risk Calculator for Kidney Transplant Recipients
    Dag Olav Dahle
    1 Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 2 Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Norway 3 Norwegian Renal Registry, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 4 Metabolic and Renal Research Group, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway 5 Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology Research Support Services, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 6 Department of Nephrology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 7 Insitiute of Clinical Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Transplantation 99:1730-7. 2015
    ..The association between aortic stiffness and all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients (KTRs) is uncertain, and aortic stiffness has not yet been incorporated into risk prediction tools...
  10. doi request reprint Inflammation-associated graft loss in renal transplant recipients
    Dag Olav Dahle
    Department of Nephrology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3756-61. 2011
    ..The lack of knowledge of specific causes and risk factors has hampered improvements in long-term allograft survival. There is an uncertainty if inflammation is associated with late graft loss...
  11. doi request reprint Uric acid and clinical correlates of endothelial function in kidney transplant recipients
    Dag Olav Dahle
    Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 28:1167-76. 2014
    ..We hypothesized, first, that there was an association between uric acid and endothelial function, and second, that there were associations between endothelial function and cardiac and mortality risk scores...
  12. pmc One-year protocol biopsies from ABO-incompatible renal allografts compared with a matched cohort of ABO-compatible allografts
    Christina Dörje
    Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 29:268-76. 2015
    ..This could lead to increased inflammation/scarring in the ABOi grafts. Protocol biopsy data in ABOi kidney recipients are scarce...
  13. doi request reprint Uric acid has a J-shaped association with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients
    Dag Olav Dahle
    Department of Transplant Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 28:134-40. 2014
    ..Uric acid was not associated with death-censored graft loss. In conclusion, uric acid has a J-shaped association with cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients. ..
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for coronary artery calcification following kidney transplantation for systemic lupus erythematosus
    Gudrun E Norby
    Department of Medicine, Renal Section, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:1659-64. 2011
    ..The current study aimed to investigate the prevalence of coronary artery calcification in transplanted SLE patients without coronary symptoms and to explore risk factors associated with coronary atherosclerosis...
  15. doi request reprint High ficolin-3 level at the time of transplantation is an independent risk factor for graft loss in kidney transplant recipients
    Yuliya V Smedbråten
    1 Department of Nephrology, Ullevål Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 2 Department of Transplant Medicine, Rikshospitalet Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 3 Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway 4 Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 5 Department of Microbiology, Rikshospitalet Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway 6 Department of Immunology, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway 7 K G Jebsen IRC, University of Oslo, Norway 8 Research Laboratory, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, and Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway 9 Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Transplantation 99:791-6. 2015
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to assess the impact of the pattern recognition molecules of the lectin pathway on long-term graft survival after kidney transplantation...
  16. pmc Neopterin is associated with cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in renal transplant patients
    Hege Pihlstrøm
    Department of Organ Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 28:111-9. 2014
    ..Neopterin, reflecting interferon-γ-release, may better reflect the proinflammatory state of recipients than less specific markers...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of early cytomegalovirus infection after kidney transplantation on long-term graft and patient survival
    Yuliya V Smedbråten
    Department of Nephrology Ullevål, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Transplant 28:120-6. 2014
    ..CMV infection early after kidney transplantation is a predictor of overall mortality but not of death-censored graft loss after a median observation period of 13.7 yr. ..