GUPEA >
Sahlgrenska Academy / Sahlgrenska akademin >
Institute of Medicine / Institutionen för medicin >
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för medicin >

Aspects of heart failure development and prevention in women


Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/63613

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
gupea_2077_63613_1.pdfThesis frame1540KbAdobe PDF
View/Open
gupea_2077_63613_2.pdfAbstract765KbAdobe PDF
View/Open
gupea_2077_63613_3.pdfCover2654KbAdobe PDF
View/Open
Title: Aspects of heart failure development and prevention in women
Authors: Halldin, Anna-Karin
E-mail: anna-karin.halldin@vgregion.se
Issue Date: 15-Apr-2020
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Medicine. Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Parts of work: I. Halldin A-K, Schaufelberger M, Lernfelt B, Björk L, Rosengren A, Lissner L, Björkelund C. Obesity in Middle Age Increases Risk of Later Heart Failure in Women - Results From the Prospective Population Study of Women and H70 Studies in Gothenburg, Sweden. J Card Fail. 2017;23(5):363-369.
VIEW ARTICLE


II. Halldin A-K, Lernfelt B, Lissner L, Björkelund C. Impact of changes in physical activity or BMI on risk of heart failure in women - the prospective population study of women in Gothenburg. Scand J Prim Health Care. 2020; 38(1): 56-65.
VIEW ARTICLE


III. Halldin A-K, Lissner L, Lernfelt B, Björkelund C. Cholesterol and triglyceride levels in midlife and risk of heart failure in women, a longitudinal study - the Prospective Population Study of Women in Gothenburg. Submitted to BMJ Open 28 Dec 2019.

IV. Halldin A-K, Lissner L, Hange D, Lernfelt B, Björkelund C. Secular trends in cardiovascular risk factors with particular regard to heart failure in 38-and 50-year-old women - The Prospective Population Study of Women in Gothenburg. In Manuscript.
Date of Defence: 2020-06-05
Disputation: Fredagen den 5 juni 2020, kl 13.00, Gösta Sandels sal, Medicinaregatan 9B, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Women
Heart failure
Obesity
Physical activity
Population study
Risk factor
Prevention
Mental stress
Serum triglycerides
Serum cholesterol
Abstract: Heart failure (HF) is a severe progressive condition. Women more often are older and suffer from heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), contrasting to men who more often are younger and suffer from heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF). As most previous research has been conducted on male HF patients and in hospital settings, the results may not be fully applicable for care of women with HF in the primary care context. Aim: The overall aim of the thesis was t... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-850-4 (PRINT)
978-91-7833-851-1 (PDF)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/63613
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from Sahlgrenska Academy
Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för medicin

 

 

© Göteborgs universitet 2011