Marit Graner

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint N-terminal Pro-brain Natriuretic Peptide, High-sensitivity Troponin and Pulmonary Artery Clot Score as Predictors of Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Echocardiography
    Marit Graner
    Heart and Lung Center, Cardiology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 25:592-9. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Ectopic fat depots and left ventricular function in nondiabetic men with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Marit Graner
    From the Diabetes and Obesity Research Program, Division of Cardiology, Heart and Lung Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital M G, M O P, M S N, M R T, Department of Radiology, HUS Medical Imaging Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital K N, J L, A H, K L, N L, and Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Health Center of City of Helsinki R S, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 8:. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Biomarkers and prediction of myocardial triglyceride content in non-diabetic men
    M Graner
    Heart and Lung Center, Cardiology, Diabetes and Obesity Research Program, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 26:134-40. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic changes associated with insulin resistance
    M Graner
    Thorax Center, Division of Cardiology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:315-20. 2014
  5. pmc Helical computerized tomography and NT-proBNP for screening of right ventricular overload on admission and at long term follow-up of acute pulmonary embolism
    Mia K Laiho
    Helsinki Malmi City Hospital, Department of Emergency Care, POB 6501, 00099 Helsinki City, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:33. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cardiac steatosis associates with visceral obesity in nondiabetic obese men
    Marit Graner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, FIN 00290 HUCH, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:1189-97. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Epicardial fat, cardiac dimensions, and low-grade inflammation in young adult monozygotic twins discordant for obesity
    Marit Graner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Am J Cardiol 109:1295-302. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphism is associated with both carotid and coronary atherosclerosis in patients with coronary artery disease
    Marit Graner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, FIN 00290 HUCH, Helsinki, Finland
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:271-7. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance as predictor of the angiographic severity and extent of coronary artery disease
    Marit Graner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Med 39:137-44. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of postprandial lipaemia on low-density lipoprotein (LDL) size and oxidized LDL in patients with coronary artery disease
    M Graner
    Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Invest 36:764-70. 2006

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint N-terminal Pro-brain Natriuretic Peptide, High-sensitivity Troponin and Pulmonary Artery Clot Score as Predictors of Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Echocardiography
    Marit Graner
    Heart and Lung Center, Cardiology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Heart Lung Circ 25:592-9. 2016
    ..We investigated the ability of cardiac biomarkers and total pulmonary artery (PA) clot score to predict right ventricular dysfunction (RVD) on admission and at seven-month follow-up in subjects with acute pulmonary embolism (APE)...
  2. doi request reprint Ectopic fat depots and left ventricular function in nondiabetic men with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Marit Graner
    From the Diabetes and Obesity Research Program, Division of Cardiology, Heart and Lung Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital M G, M O P, M S N, M R T, Department of Radiology, HUS Medical Imaging Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital K N, J L, A H, K L, N L, and Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Health Center of City of Helsinki R S, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 8:. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the effect of different ectopic fat depots on left ventricular (LV) function in subjects with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease...
  3. doi request reprint Biomarkers and prediction of myocardial triglyceride content in non-diabetic men
    M Graner
    Heart and Lung Center, Cardiology, Diabetes and Obesity Research Program, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 26:134-40. 2016
    ..We aimed to examine the role of different circulating metabolic biomarkers as predictors of myocardial triglyceride (TG) content in non-diabetic men...
  4. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic changes associated with insulin resistance
    M Graner
    Thorax Center, Division of Cardiology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:315-20. 2014
    ..Cardiac steatosis has been related to increased risk of heart disease. We investigated the association between cardiac steatosis, electrocardiographic (ECG) abnormalities, and individual components of the metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  5. pmc Helical computerized tomography and NT-proBNP for screening of right ventricular overload on admission and at long term follow-up of acute pulmonary embolism
    Mia K Laiho
    Helsinki Malmi City Hospital, Department of Emergency Care, POB 6501, 00099 Helsinki City, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:33. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the role of helical CT and NT-proBNP in detection of RVD in the acute phase. In addition, the value of NT-proBNP for ruling out RVD at long-term follow-up was assessed...
  6. doi request reprint Cardiac steatosis associates with visceral obesity in nondiabetic obese men
    Marit Graner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, FIN 00290 HUCH, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:1189-97. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore components of cardiac steatosis and their relationship to intra-abdominal ectopic fat deposits and cardiometabolic risk factors in nondiabetic obese men...
  7. doi request reprint Epicardial fat, cardiac dimensions, and low-grade inflammation in young adult monozygotic twins discordant for obesity
    Marit Graner
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Am J Cardiol 109:1295-302. 2012
    ..However, acquired obesity increases epicardial fat independent of genetic factors. The close relation between epicardial fat and low-grade inflammation is likely to contribute to the development of cardiovascular disease in obesity...
  8. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphism is associated with both carotid and coronary atherosclerosis in patients with coronary artery disease
    Marit Graner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, FIN 00290 HUCH, Helsinki, Finland
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:271-7. 2008
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to examine the association between apoE polymorphism and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT), and severity and extent of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance as predictor of the angiographic severity and extent of coronary artery disease
    Marit Graner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Med 39:137-44. 2007
    ..Insulin resistance (IR) is frequently observed in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). Aim. To examine the association between IR and severity and extent of CAD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of postprandial lipaemia on low-density lipoprotein (LDL) size and oxidized LDL in patients with coronary artery disease
    M Graner
    Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Invest 36:764-70. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Association of paraoxonase-1 activity and concentration with angiographic severity and extent of coronary artery disease
    Marit Graner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:2429-35. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the association between paraoxonase-1 (PON1) activity and concentration and the severity and extent of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  12. doi request reprint Cardiac steatosis in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Marit Graner
    Division of Cardiology, Diabetes and Obesity Research Program, Heart and Lung Center, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Heart 100:1107-12. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the components of cardiac steatosis and their relationship to LV structure and function in non-diabetic DCM patients...
  13. pmc Cardiac steatosis and left ventricular function in men with metabolic syndrome
    Kristofer Nyman
    Department of Radiology, HUS Medical Imaging Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital and University of Helsinki, Stenbackinkatu 11, Box 281, Helsinki FI 00029 HUS, Finland
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 15:103. 2013
    ..In humans, studies have yielded inconclusive results. The aim of the study was to evaluate the role of epicardial, pericardial and myocardial fat depots on LV structure and function in male subjects with metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association of carotid intima-media thickness with angiographic severity and extent of coronary artery disease
    Marit Graner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Cardiol 97:624-9. 2006
    ..Carotid IMT seems to be a weaker predictor of coronary atherosclerosis in the proximal parts of the coronary tree than in the mid and distal parts...
  15. pmc Reduction in membrane component of diffusing capacity is associated with the extent of acute pulmonary embolism
    Päivi Piirilä
    Department of Clinical Physiology, HUSLAB, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 31:196-202. 2011
    ..DM was inversely related to central mass of embolism. Reduction in DM mainly explains the sustained decrease in DL,CO in PE after 7 months despite modern treatment of PE...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rosiglitazone reduces liver fat and insulin requirements and improves hepatic insulin sensitivity and glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes requiring high insulin doses
    Leena Juurinen
    Department of Medicine, Division of Diabetes, University of Helsinki, PO Box 700, Room C418B, FIN 00029 HUCH Helsinki, Finland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:118-24. 2008
    ..Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR)-gamma agonists reduce liver fat. We therefore hypothesized that type 2 diabetic patients using exceptionally high doses of insulin might respond well to addition of a PPARgamma agonist...
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic efficacy of myeloperoxidase to identify acute coronary syndrome in subjects with chest pain
    Marit Graner
    Heart and Lung Center, Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Ann Med 45:322-7. 2013
    ..Early diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is frequently a challenging task...