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 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
  4. 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
  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. ncbi 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications11

  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 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...
  4. 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...
  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. ncbi 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. ..
  7. 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...
  8. 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. ..
  9. 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...
  10. 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. ..
  11. doi request reprint 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...