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Associate Professor Per Svensson

Karolinska Institute, Stockholm (Sweden)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Senior lecturer at the department of KI-Sös, specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, consultant at the Department of Cardiology, Södersjukhuset. Clinical scientist with a broad interest in hypertension, cardiovascular and emergency medicine. A special interest is to study both traditional and new risk factors for cardiovascular disease from the emergency department to recurrent disease. Another special interest is to study the importance of genetics and environment of different manifestations of CVD.

Level A evidence - for A-level patients only? Participants in clinical trials post myocardial infarction have higher socioeconomic status and better prognosis

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Secondary Prevention

Session: Lipids / Cardiovascular risk prediction / Life style


Evaluation with high sensitivity troponin assays associates to fewer major adverse cardiac events after discharge from the emergency department with unspecified chest pain

Event: ESC Congress 2016

Topic: Acute cardiac care in the emergency department

Session: Biomarkers and prognostication in acute cardiovascular care


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