G F Diercks

Summary

Affiliation: University of Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The importance of microalbuminuria as a cardiovascular risk indicator: A review
    G F H Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, A Deusinglaan, 19713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Can J Cardiol 18:525-35. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Rationale, design, and baseline characteristics of a trial of prevention of cardiovascular and renal disease with fosinopril and pravastatin in nonhypertensive, nonhypercholesterolemic subjects with microalbuminuria (the Prevention of REnal and Vascular E
    G F Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 86:635-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion is related to cardiovascular risk indicators, not to flow-mediated vasodilation, in apparently healthy subjects
    Gilles F H Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, A Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 163:121-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria modifies the mortality risk associated with electrocardiographic ST-T segment changes
    Gilles F H Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1401. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria is common, also in a nondiabetic, nonhypertensive population, and an independent indicator of cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular morbidity
    H L Hillege
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 249:519-26. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Relation of electrocardiographic abnormalities to levels of serum C-reactive protein
    Folkert W Asselbergs
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 91:1358-60. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion predicts cardiovascular and noncardiovascular mortality in general population
    Hans L Hillege
    Trial Coordination Center, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Circulation 106:1777-82. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Difference in the relation between urinary albumin excretion and carotid intima-media thickness in nondiabetic and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Gilles F H Diercks
    Diabetes Care 25:936-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of fosinopril and pravastatin on cardiovascular events in subjects with microalbuminuria
    Folkert W Asselbergs
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Circulation 110:2809-16. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and microalbuminuria are associated with atrial fibrillation
    Folkert W Asselbergs
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 98:73-7. 2005

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The importance of microalbuminuria as a cardiovascular risk indicator: A review
    G F H Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, A Deusinglaan, 19713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Can J Cardiol 18:525-35. 2002
    ..In this respect, the loss of the glycosaminoglycan heparin sulphate might be an important pathophysiological mechanism. This hypothesis needs further clarification, especially in nondiabetic populations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rationale, design, and baseline characteristics of a trial of prevention of cardiovascular and renal disease with fosinopril and pravastatin in nonhypertensive, nonhypercholesterolemic subjects with microalbuminuria (the Prevention of REnal and Vascular E
    G F Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 86:635-8. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion is related to cardiovascular risk indicators, not to flow-mediated vasodilation, in apparently healthy subjects
    Gilles F H Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, A Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 163:121-6. 2002
    ..These data suggest that the presence of atherogenic risk factors precedes the development of endothelial dysfunction in microalbuminuric, but otherwise healthy subjects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria modifies the mortality risk associated with electrocardiographic ST-T segment changes
    Gilles F H Diercks
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1401. 2002
    ..We sought to investigate whether microalbuminuria, a proposed marker of generalized vascular damage, enhances the prognostic value of ST-T segment changes for all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the general population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria is common, also in a nondiabetic, nonhypertensive population, and an independent indicator of cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular morbidity
    H L Hillege
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 249:519-26. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that urinary albumin measurements may be useful in early risk profiling and prevention of cardiovascular disease in the population at large...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relation of electrocardiographic abnormalities to levels of serum C-reactive protein
    Folkert W Asselbergs
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 91:1358-60. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion predicts cardiovascular and noncardiovascular mortality in general population
    Hans L Hillege
    Trial Coordination Center, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Circulation 106:1777-82. 2002
    ..Therefore, we examined the relationship between urinary albumin excretion and all-cause mortality and mortality caused by cardiovascular (CV) disease and non-CV disease in the general population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Difference in the relation between urinary albumin excretion and carotid intima-media thickness in nondiabetic and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Gilles F H Diercks
    Diabetes Care 25:936-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of fosinopril and pravastatin on cardiovascular events in subjects with microalbuminuria
    Folkert W Asselbergs
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Circulation 110:2809-16. 2004
    ..We assessed whether therapeutic intervention aimed at lowering urinary albumin excretion would reduce cardiovascular events in microalbuminuric subjects (15 to 300 mg/24 hours)...
  10. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and microalbuminuria are associated with atrial fibrillation
    Folkert W Asselbergs
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 98:73-7. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that microalbuminuria and C-reactive protein (CRP), a marker of generalized vascular damage and inflammation, respectively, are associated with AF...
  11. doi request reprint Thrombus aspiration during primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Tone Svilaas
    Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Triadegebouw, Gang LM1 004, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, P O Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    N Engl J Med 358:557-67. 2008
    ..However, the embolization of atherothrombotic debris induces microvascular obstruction and diminishes myocardial reperfusion...