Browsing Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry by Author "Larsen, Alf Inge"
The activity of pregnancy-associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A) as expressed by immunohistochemistry in atherothrombotic plaques obtained by aspiration thrombectomy in patients presenting with a ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a brief communication Brügger-Andersen, Trygve; Bostad, Leif; Sandnes, Dagny A.; Larsen, Alf Inge; Bonarjee, Vernon V. S.; Barvik, Ståle; Melberg, Tor; Nilsen, Dennis W. T. (2010-01-27)Background The expression of pregnancy-associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A) was identified by immunohistochemistry (IHC) in culprit atherothrombotic plaque specimens harvested from patients admitted with ST-segment elevation ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Factors predicting the use of therapeutic hypothermia and survival in unconscious out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients admitted to the ICU Lindner, Thomas Werner; Langørgen, Jørund; Sunde, Kjetil; Larsen, Alf Inge; Kvaløy, Jan Terje; Heltne, Jon-Kenneth; Drægni, Tomas; Søreide, Eldar (BioMed Central, 2013-07-23)Introduction: Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) was adopted early in Norway. Since 2004 the general recommendation has been to cool all unconscious OHCA patients treated in the intensive ...Journal article
A history of late and very late stent thrombosis is not associated with increased activation of the contact system, a case control study Pönitz, Volker; Govers-Riemslag, José W.; Cate, Hugo ten; Oerle, Rene van; Brügger-Andersen, Trygve; Grundt, Heidi; Næsgaard, Patrycja A.; Pritchard, David; Larsen, Alf Inge; Nilsen, Dennis W. T. (BioMed Central, 2010-04-15)Background: The pathophysiological pathways resulting in Late Stent Thrombosis (LST) remain uncertain. Findings from animal studies indicate a role of the intrinsic coagulation pathway in arterial thrombus formation, while ...Peer reviewedJournal article