Welcome to the research group Integrated Cardiovascular Function


Our research group- Integrated Cardiovascular Function- is proud to launch our website- www.cardiovascularfunction.com. Here we will present the latest news from our research in cardiac mechanics, hemodynamics and imaging.


Prof. dr. Med. Otto A. Smiseth is the head and founder of the group. It is located at Rikshospitalet, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway. The main objective is to study mechanisms of cardiovascular function and disease through experimental and clinical studies.


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Otto A. Smiseth

A new article by Espen Remme


This study investigates how

various factors affect the

magnitude of the septal

preejection shortening during

left bundle branch block.


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Abstract presentation at AHA 2015 in Orlando


√ėyvind S. Andersen presented his abstract in Orlando at the upcoming Scientific Sessions in Orlando.



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From www.escardio.org

ESC Congress 2016


We are attending in Rome and are presenting a lot of our research!





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A new article by Espen Boe


He demonstrates how patients with NSTEMI and coronary artery occlusion can be identified by using cardiac utlrasound


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