Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
- Decreasing one-year mortality and hospitalization rates for heart failure in Sweden; Data from the Swedish Hospital Discharge Registry 1988 to 2000Maria Schaufelberger
Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
Eur Heart J 25:300-7. 2004..To investigate if improved treatment of coronary heart disease and hypertension, the major causes of chronic heart failure (CHF), in the last 20 years has had an impact on the incidence of CHF and survival...
- Intestinal paracellular permeability is not affected in chronic congestive heart failureM Schaufelberger
Department of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Gothenburg, Sweden
Eur J Heart Fail 9:574-8. 2007..The aims of this paper were therefore to determine whether patients with CHF have a disturbed mucosal barrier and whether it was possible to detect endotoxin in venous blood...
- Skeletal muscle characteristics, muscle strength and thigh muscle area in patients before and after cardiac transplantationM Schaufelberger
Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Eur J Heart Fail 3:59-67. 2001..Patients with chronic heart failure demonstrate several skeletal muscle abnormalities. The underlying mechanisms are unclear. After cardiac transplantation, cardiac function is restored, but exercise capacity is still impaired...