Anders Sahlén

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi Altered ventriculo-arterial coupling during exercise in athletes releasing biomarkers after endurance running
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:4069-79. 2012
  2. doi Magnitude, reproducibility, and association with baseline cardiac function of cardiac biomarker release in long-distance runners aged > or =55 years
    Anders Sahlén
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Cardiol 102:218-22. 2008
  3. doi Arterial vasodilatory and ventricular diastolic reserves determine the stroke volume response to exercise in elderly female hypertensive patients
    Anders Sahlén
    Departments of 1Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 301:H2433-41. 2011
  4. doi Effects of prolonged exercise on left ventricular mechanical synchrony in long-distance runners: importance of previous exposure to endurance races
    Anders Sahlén
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:977-84. 2010
  5. doi Predisposing factors and consequences of elevated biomarker levels in long-distance runners aged >or=55 years
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Cardiol 104:1434-40. 2009
  6. doi Cardiac fatigue in long-distance runners is associated with ventricular repolarization abnormalities
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Heart Rhythm 6:512-9. 2009
  7. doi Performance trends and cardiac biomarkers in a 30-km cross-country race, 1993-2007
    Philip Aagaard
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:894-9. 2012
  8. doi Impact of tachycardia and sympathetic stimulation by cold pressor test on cardiac diastology and arterial function in elderly females
    Jonas Johnson
    Royal Institute of Technology, School of Technology and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 304:H1002-9. 2013
  9. doi Relation between N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide levels and response to enhanced external counterpulsation in chronic angina pectoris
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology M52, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Coron Artery Dis 25:45-51. 2014
  10. doi Preparticipation evaluation of novice, middle-age, long-distance runners
    Philip Aagaard
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:130-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi Altered ventriculo-arterial coupling during exercise in athletes releasing biomarkers after endurance running
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:4069-79. 2012
    ..01) despite no correlation at rest (p = ns). In conclusion, athletes with exercise-induced biomarker release exhibit ventriculo-arterial mismatch during exercise, suggesting non-optimal cardiac work may contribute to this phenomenon...
  2. doi Magnitude, reproducibility, and association with baseline cardiac function of cardiac biomarker release in long-distance runners aged > or =55 years
    Anders Sahlén
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Cardiol 102:218-22. 2008
    ..These findings may suggest a potential adverse effect of long-distance running on cardiac function in certain participants in this age group...
  3. doi Arterial vasodilatory and ventricular diastolic reserves determine the stroke volume response to exercise in elderly female hypertensive patients
    Anders Sahlén
    Departments of 1Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 301:H2433-41. 2011
    ..Poor SV reserve in elderly female hypertensives is due to simultaneous failure of LV preload and arterial vasodilatory reserves. Abnormal arterial function contributes to a high risk of HFpEF in these patients...
  4. doi Effects of prolonged exercise on left ventricular mechanical synchrony in long-distance runners: importance of previous exposure to endurance races
    Anders Sahlén
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:977-84. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to assess changes in intra-left ventricular mechanical synchrony and circulating levels of cardiac troponin following prolonged exercise and to evaluate the importance of prior exposure to endurance racing...
  5. doi Predisposing factors and consequences of elevated biomarker levels in long-distance runners aged >or=55 years
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Cardiol 104:1434-40. 2009
    ..Troponin T elevation was seen in less-experienced participants. A small group of very ill runners were identified by NT-proBNP analysis...
  6. doi Cardiac fatigue in long-distance runners is associated with ventricular repolarization abnormalities
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Heart Rhythm 6:512-9. 2009
    ..Prolonged exercise can induce cardiac fatigue, which is characterized by biomarker release and impaired myocardial function. The impact on ventricular electrophysiology is largely unknown...
  7. doi Performance trends and cardiac biomarkers in a 30-km cross-country race, 1993-2007
    Philip Aagaard
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:894-9. 2012
    ..We wanted to investigate performance trends over time and the relationship between race performance and cardiac biomarker levels among participants in a large annual 30-km cross-country race...
  8. doi Impact of tachycardia and sympathetic stimulation by cold pressor test on cardiac diastology and arterial function in elderly females
    Jonas Johnson
    Royal Institute of Technology, School of Technology and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 304:H1002-9. 2013
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  9. doi Relation between N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide levels and response to enhanced external counterpulsation in chronic angina pectoris
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Cardiology M52, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Coron Artery Dis 25:45-51. 2014
    ..Earlier reports have not clearly established whether and how EECP responders may be identified pre-hoc. We hypothesized that clinical and biochemical data may be used to predict EECP response...
  10. doi Preparticipation evaluation of novice, middle-age, long-distance runners
    Philip Aagaard
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:130-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the cardiovascular health and risk profile in middle-age men making an entry to participate for their first time in a long-distance race...
  11. doi Hemodynamic outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the CoreValve system: an early assessment
    Cristina da Silva
    Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 35:216-22. 2015
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the acute and short-term alterations in hemodynamic conditions using the echocardiography outcomes in patients undergoing TAVI...
  12. doi Contemporary use of ticagrelor in patients with acute coronary syndrome: insights from Swedish Web System for Enhancement and Development of Evidence-Based Care in Heart Disease Evaluated According to Recommended Therapies (SWEDEHEART)
    Anders Sahlén
    National Heart Centre Singapore, 5 Hospital Drive, Singapore 169609, Singapore Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Pharmacother 2:5-12. 2016
    ..The platelet inhibitor ticagrelor is strongly recommended during 12 months post-acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in European guidelines. We analysed clinical characteristics of patients given ticagrelor for ACS in the real world...
  13. doi Prosthesis-patient mismatch after transcatheter aortic valve implantation: impact of 2D-transthoracic echocardiography versus 3D-transesophageal echocardiography
    Cristina da Silva
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 30:1549-57. 2014
    ..This suggests that the 3D technique should replace the 2DTTE analysis when investigating the aortic annulus diameter in patients undergoing TAVI...
  14. doi The value of E/Em ratio in the estimation of left ventricular filling pressures: impact of acute load reduction: a comparative simultaneous echocardiographic and catheterization study
    Aristomenis Manouras
    Department of Clinical Physiology, Karolinska University Hospital in Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cardiol 166:589-95. 2013
    ..However, the evidence regarding the ability of E/Em to detect LVDP changes is relatively equivocal. Our aim was to evaluate the validity of the ratio following acute load reduction...
  15. doi Cardiac output response to changes of the atrioventricular delay in different body positions and during exercise in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Marcus Ståhlberg
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, S 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Europace 11:1160-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to study the haemodynamic effect of atrioventricular delay (AVD) modifications within a narrow range in different body positions and during exercise in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  16. doi Two-dimensional color Doppler echocardiography for left ventricular stroke volume assessment: a comparison study with three-dimensional echocardiography
    Cristina Da Silva
    Department of Clinical Physiology Department of Cardiology and Clinical Physiology Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Echocardiography 29:766-72. 2012
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  17. doi Heart rate and its variability in response to running-associations with troponin
    Philip Aagaard
    1Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, SWEDEN 2Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, The University Hospital of Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY and 3Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1624-30. 2014
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  18. doi Early repolarization in middle-age runners: cardiovascular characteristics
    Philip Aagaard
    1Department of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, SWEDEN 2Department of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, University Hospital of Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY and 3Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine Cardiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1285-92. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the prevalence and patterns of early repolarization (ER) in middle-age long-distance runners, its relation to cardiac structure and function, and its response to strenuous physical activity...
  19. pmc Peak systolic velocity using color-coded tissue Doppler imaging, a strong and independent predictor of outcome in acute coronary syndrome patients
    Carl Westholm
    Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 11:9. 2013
    ..Peak systolic velocity (PSV) of the basal segments of the left ventricle from TDI is a robust and user independent parameter. The aim was to investigate the prognostic value of PSV compared to EF, WMS, 2D strain and E/e'...
  20. pmc Transesophageal echocardiography measurements of aortic annulus diameter using biplane mode in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Kambiz Shahgaldi
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, 141 86, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 11:5. 2013
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  21. ncbi Outcomes in patients treated with ticagrelor or clopidogrel after acute myocardial infarction: experiences from SWEDEHEART registry
    Anders Sahlén
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden National Heart Centre Singapore, 5 Hospital Drive, Singapore, Singapore 169609
    Eur Heart J . 2016
    ..Ticagrelor reduces ischaemic events and mortality in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) vs. clopidogrel. We wished to study clinical outcomes in a large real-world population post-ACS...