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The Capital Region of Denmark - a part of Copenhagen University Hospital
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Specialist in internal medicine and cardiology; expert in diagnosing secondary hypertension and treating hypertension; expert in cardiovascular endocrinology and overweight-related hypertension.

Main research areas

Overweight-related hypertension; role of the natriuretic peptide system in hypertension; role of potassium in hypertension; role of the renin-angiontensin-aldosterone-system in hypertension.

Current research

Relationship between changes in weight and changes in cardio-endocrine factors; effect of potassium supplementation on blood pressure, the natriuretic peptide system, the renin-angiontensin-aldosterone-system and the responsiveness of resistance arteries; role of hypertension in glaucoma; relationship between cardio-endocrine factors and cardiac structure and function.

Potential conflicts of interest


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