DISSERTATIONS & THESES

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Dissertations

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Kaspar Tootsi, Doctor's Degree, 2017, (sup) Aare Märtson; Jaak Kals; Mihkel Zilmer. Cardiovascular and Metabolomic Profiling of Osteoarthritis. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Kaido Paapstel, Doctor's Degree, 2016, (sup) Jaak Kals; Mihkel Zilmer; Jaan Eha, Metabolomic Profile of Arterial Stiffness and Early Biomarkers of Renal Damage in Atherosclerosis. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Erik Salum, Doctor's Degree, 2013, (sup) Mihkel Zilmer; Priit Kampus; Jaak Kals; Jaan Eha, Beneficial Effects of Vitamin D and Angiotensin II Receptor Blocker on Arterial Damage. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Martin Serg, Doctor's Degree, 2012, (sup) Jaan Eha; Mihkel Zilmer; Priit Kampus. Therapeutic Aspects of Central Haemodynamics, Arterial Stiffness and Oxidative Stress in Hypertension. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Maksim Zagura, Doctor's Degree, 2012, (sup) Mihkel Zilmer; Jaan Eha; Jaak Kals. Biochemical, Functional and Structural Profiling of Arterial Damage in Atherosclerosis. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Kaire Heilman, Doctor's Degree, 2009, (sup) Mihkel Zilmer; Vallo Tillmann. Risk Markers for Cardiovascular Diseases and Low Bone Mineral Density in Children with Type 1 Diabetes, University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Priit Kampus, Doctor's Degree, 2007, (sup) Rein Teesalu; Mihkel Zilmer. Impact of Inflammation, Oxidative Stress and Age on Arterial Stiffness and Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Jaak Kals, Doctor's Degree, 2007, (sup) Mihkel Zilmer; Andres Pulges. Endothelial Function and Arterial Stiffness in Patients with Atherosclerosis and in Healthy Subjects. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Inga Soveri, Doctor's Degree, 2006, (sup) Mihkel Zilmer. Renal dysfunction and cardiovascular diseases. Uppsala University.


Piibe Muda, Doctor's Degree, 2005, (sup) Rein Teesalu; Mihkel Zilmer. Homocysteine and Hypertension: Associations Between Homocysteine and Essential Hypertension in Treated and Untreated Hypertensive Patients with and without Coronary Artery Disease), University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.

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Dissertations Under Supervision

Triin Kaldur, PhD student, (sup) Eve Unt; Jaak Kals. Effect of Heat Stress to Arterial Stiffness and Work Capacity. University of Tartu, Faculty of Exercise and Sport Sciences.


Karl Kuusik, PhD student, (sup) Jaan Eha; Jaak Kals; Mihkel Zilmer. Study of Remote Ischemic Preconditioning as a Preventative Method Against Subclinical Renal Injury and Contrast-Induced Nephropathy. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Teele Kepler, PhD student, (sup) Jaak Kals; Urmas Lepner; Mihkel Zilmer; Joel Starkopf. A Study on the Phenomenon of Remote Preconditioning in Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Priit Pauklin, PhD student, (sup) Jaan Eha; Priit Kampus. The Relationship of Atrial Fibrillation and Hypertension with Arterial Functional and Structural Changes. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Tuuli Teeäär, PhD student, (sup) Priit Kampus; Mihkel Zilmer; Jaan Eha. The Impact of Heart Rate on Central Hemodynamics of Antihypertensive Therapy. University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.

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Theses

Triin Kaldur, Master's Degree, 2009, (sup) Eve Unt; Jaak Kals, Vererõhu, kehalise aktiivsuse ja maksimaalse hapnikutarbimise võime seosed arterite jäikusega ning erinevate südametervist mõjutavate teguritega keskealistel meestel. University of Tartu, Faculty of Exercise and Sport Sciences.


Priit Kampus, Master's Degree, 2005, (sup) Mihkel Zilmer; Rein Teesalu, Subkliinilise põletiku seos arteriaalse süsteemi jäikusega asümptomaatilistel meestel ja naistel (Association of subclinical inflammation and arterial stiffness in asymptomatic men and women). University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.


Jaak Kals, Master's Degree, 2005, (sup) Andres Pulges; Mihkel Zilmer, Endoteeli poolt vahendatud muutuste hindamine veresoonkonnas pulsilaine analüüsiga ateroskleroosiga patsientide (Assessment of endothelium-mediated alterations with pulse wave analysis in atherosclerosis patients). University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine.