Christina Westerdahl

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High frequency of primary hyperaldosteronism among hypertensive patients from a primary care area in Sweden
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 24:154-9. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Re-evaluation of the fludrocortisone test: duration, NaCl supplementation and cut-off limits for aldosterone
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:234-41. 2009
  3. pmc Primary aldosteronism among newly diagnosed and untreated hypertensive patients in a Swedish primary care area
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 29:57-62. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Captopril suppression: limitations for confirmation of primary aldosteronism
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Sweden
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 12:326-32. 2011

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint High frequency of primary hyperaldosteronism among hypertensive patients from a primary care area in Sweden
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 24:154-9. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Re-evaluation of the fludrocortisone test: duration, NaCl supplementation and cut-off limits for aldosterone
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:234-41. 2009
    ..The cut-off limits already obtained for aldosterone in healthy subjects during the FST were applied in hypertensive patients with a high aldosterone to renin ratio (ARR)...
  3. pmc Primary aldosteronism among newly diagnosed and untreated hypertensive patients in a Swedish primary care area
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 29:57-62. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Captopril suppression: limitations for confirmation of primary aldosteronism
    Christina Westerdahl
    Department of General Practice, Lund University, Sweden
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 12:326-32. 2011
    ..The aldosterone/renin ratio (ARR) is the first line screening test for primary aldosteronism (PA). However, in hypertensive patients with an increased ARR, PA needs to be confirmed by other means...