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Maria Vistnes

Postdoctoral fellow, Resident

Christensen group

Resident in cardiology at Oslo University Hospital Ullevål.

Funded by the National Health Association (post-doctoral grant) and Novo Nordisk (Pioneer Innovator Grant).

Membership: SPARK Norway (innovation program at the University of Oslo)

Fields of research:
Basic and translational research on the cardiac extracellular matrix, including heart failure mechanisms, therapeutic targets and biomarkers.

Research area

  • Clinical research
  • Diastolic dysfunction
  • Fibrosis
  • Heart failure
  • Ischemic heart disease

Latest publications

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Thorlacius EM, Vistnes M, Ojala T, Keski-Nisula J, Molin M, Romlin BS, Synnergren M, Ricksten SE, Wåhlander H, Castellheim A (2021)
Levosimendan Versus Milrinone and Release of Myocardial Biomarkers After Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: Post Hoc Analysis of Clinical Trial Data
Pediatr Crit Care Med
PubMed 33739957 DOI 10.1097/PCC.0000000000002712
Krogstad V, Peric A, Robertsen I, Kringen MK, Vistnes M, Hjelmesæth J, Sandbu R, Johnson LK, Angeles PC, Jansson-Löfmark R, Karlsson C, Andersson S, Åsberg A, Andersson TB, Christensen H (2020)
Correlation of Body Weight and Composition With Hepatic Activities of Cytochrome P450 Enzymes
J Pharm Sci, 110 (1), 432-437
PubMed 33091408 DOI 10.1016/j.xphs.2020.10.027
Hazen J, Vistnes M, Barca ML, Eldholm RS, Persson K, Brækhus A, Saltvedt I, Selbæk G, Engedal K, Knapskog AB (2020)
The Association Between Circulating Inflammatory Markers and the Progression of Alzheimer Disease in Norwegian Memory Clinic Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment or Dementia
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord, 34 (1), 47-53
PubMed 31414991 DOI 10.1097/WAD.0000000000000342
Thorlacius EM, Suominen PK, Wåhlander H, Keski-Nisula J, Vistnes M, Ricksten SE, Synnergren M, Romlin BS, Castellheim A (2019)
The Effect of Levosimendan Versus Milrinone on the Occurrence Rate of Acute Kidney Injury Following Congenital Heart Surgery in Infants: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Pediatr Crit Care Med, 20 (10), 947-956
PubMed 31274775 DOI 10.1097/PCC.0000000000002017
Kononova N, Sikkeland LIB, Mahmood F, Vistnes M, Kongerud J, Einvik G, Søyseth V (2019)
Annual decline in forced expiratory volume and airway inflammatory cells and mediators in a general population-based sample
BMC Pulm Med, 19 (1), 90
PubMed 31072364 DOI 10.1186/s12890-018-0765-7
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