Author: Lise L. Håheim

Oral Infections and Cardiovascular Disease

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ISBN: 978-1-60805-689-7 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-232-5 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2011
DOI: 10.2174/97816080523251110101

Introduction

This book provides a comprehensive overview of current knowledge about research in oral infections and their association with cardiovascular diseases. Several epidemiological, clinical and other scientific aspects are covered in this book through the work of medical experts.

The detailed accounts in this book are of great value to readers in the scientific community, practitioners, teachers and students in relevant fields, and health-care planners.

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Contributors

Author(s):
Lise L. Håheim
University of Oslo
Norway




Contributor(s):
Dermot Cox M.Sc, Ph.D
Principal Investigator, Cardiovascular Infection Group
School of Pharmacy & Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St. Stephens Green
Dublin 2
Ireland


Morten Enersen D.D.S., Ph.D
Postdoc, Institute of Oral Biology/Department of Periodontics
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Oslo
Postbox 1052 Blindern
Oslo, 0316
Norway


Bjørn Hofmann M.Sc, Ph.D
Professor of medical ethics, Center for Medical Ethics at the University of Oslo and University College of Gjøvik
Faculty of Health Care and Nursing, University College of Gjøvik, Gjøvik,
Gjøvik
N-2801
Norway


Steve W. Kerrigan M.Sc, Ph.D
Principal Investigator, Cardiovascular Infection Group
School of Pharmacy & Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 123 St. Stephens Green
Dublin 2
Ireland


Anne Karin Kristoffersen Ph.D
Research fellow, Institute of Oral Biology
University of Oslo
PO Box 1052 Blindern
Oslo, N-0316
Norway


Lise L. Håheim D.D.S., Dr. Philos
Professor, Institute of Oral Biology and Institute of Basic Medical Sciences
University of Oslo; Institute of Oral Biology
PO Box 1052 Blindern
Oslo, N-0316
Norway


Kimmo Mattila MD, Ph.D
Infectious Diseases Specialist, Helsinki and Uusimaa Hospital District
Stenbäckinkatu 9 A
Helsinki
HUS, 00029
Finland


Ingar Olsen D.D.S., Ph.D
Professor of oral microbiology, Institute of oral bology
University of Oslo
PB 1052 Blindern
Oslo, 0316
Norway


Per Ramberg D.D.S., Odont. Dr.
Associate professor, Specialist in Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, Department of Periodontology
The Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg
Medicinaregatan 12, Box 450
Gothenburg
SE, 405 30
Sweden


Paul M. Ridker MD, MPH
Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Brigham and Women's Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East
Boston
MA, 02215
USA


Dag Steinar Thelle M.D., MPH
Professor, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences
University of Oslo
PO Box 1122 Blindern, N-0317
Oslo
Norway


Jan L. Wennström D.D.S., Odont. Dr.
Professor and chair, Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology
The Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg
PO Box 450, SE405 30 Göteborg
Sweden




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