Mikael Dellborg

About Mikael Dellborg

Clinical cardiologist who started as a coronary-care physician, PhD in electrocardiographic ischemia monitoring with continuous vectorcardiography, considerable interest in and experience of clinical cardiovascular trials since the late 1980ies, lead several studies in the intersectional field of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Started together with Peter Eriksson the Adult Congenital Heart Unit in 1996 with a growing interest in research in that particular field. Participated in several round as a specialized experts in the National Board of Health and welfares National priority guidelines both in the filed of diabetes and cardiovascular disease, as well as adult congenital heart disease.

Main research:

Clinical Cardiovascular Trials and Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Our reaserch group has a long-lasting interest and activity in the field of clinical cardiovascular trials in a international collaborative network originating from Eugene Braunwalds and the TIMI-group i Boston. The competence and network from that work has in recent years been used to initiate and lead research in adult congenital heart disease. We are now doing observational, registry and interventional trials with the field of congenital heart disease with publications in high-impact journals and external support from the Heart and Lung foundation.

Group Members

  • Anders Ahnfeldt, PhD student
  • Linda Ashman-Krönström, PhD student
  • Anna Björk, PhD student
  • Peter Eriksson, Staff scientist
  • Maria Fedchenko, PhD student
  • Eva Furenäs, PhD student
  • Alexia Karagianni, PhD student
  • Zacharias Mandalenakis, Post-doctor
  • Kristofer Skoglund, Post-doctors

Key Publications