Susanne S. Pedersen

Professor of Cardiac Psychology

  • Campusvej 55

    5230 Odense M

    Denmark

19992020
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Personal profile

Research areas

Cardiac psychology; patient perspective; user-centered design; acute myocardial infarction; implantable cardioverter defibrillator; heart failure; quality of life; psychological distress; prognosis

Research information

My primary research area is in the field of behavioral medicine and particularly the interface between cardiology and psychology.

The following keywords reflect my areas of interest: Cardiovascular disease; implantable cardioverter defibrillator; heart failure; ischemic heart diease; left ventricular assist device; e-health; psychological factors; psychological and behavioral interventions; communication; information; patient-centeredness,

For further information, access my list of publications.

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, Aarhus University

External positions

Professor, Odense University Hospital

1. Jul 2014 → …

Professor, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam

1. Aug 200012. Dec 2016

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Research Output 1999 2020

Personality traits, ventricular tachyarrhythmias, and mortality in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator: 6 years follow-up of the WEBCARE cohort

Broers, E. R., Habibović, M., Denollet, J., Widdershoven, J. W. M. G., Alings, M., Theuns, D. A. M. J., van der Voort, P., Bouwels, L., Herrman, J. P. & Pedersen, S. S., 1. Jan 2020, In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 62, p. 56-62 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Implantable Defibrillators
Type D Personality
Population
Logistic Models
Regression Analysis

Association between Type D personality and outcomes in patients with non-ischemic heart failure

Bundgaard, J. S., Østergaard, L., Gislason, G., Thune, J. J., Nielsen, J. C., Haarbo, J., Videbæk, L., Olesen, L. L., Thøgersen, A. M., Torp-Pedersen, C., Pedersen, S. S., Køber, L. & Mogensen, U. M., Nov 2019, In : Quality of Life Research. 28, 11, p. 2901-2908

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Type D Personality
Personality Assessment
Systolic Heart Failure
Implantable Defibrillators
Proportional Hazards Models
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Effectiveness of psychological intervention as add-on to standard cardiac rehabilitation: Time to adopt new methods or keep doing more of the same?

Pedersen, S. S. & Doyle, F., 1. Jul 2019, In : European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 26, 10, p. 1032-1034

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Effect of remote monitoring on patient-reported outcomes in European heart failure patients with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: primary results of the REMOTE-CIED randomized trial

Versteeg, H., Timmermans, I., Widdershoven, J., Kimman, G-J., Prevot, S., Rauwolf, T., Scholten, M. F., Zitron, E., Mabo, P., Denollet, J., Pedersen, S. S. & Meine, M., Sep 2019, In : Europace. 21, 9, p. 1360-1368

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Implantable Defibrillators
Physiologic Monitoring
Linear Models
Medical Records
Clinical Trials

ESC Cardiovascular Textbook: Psychological factors and heart disease

Pedersen, S. S., Smolderen, K. G. E., Kupper, N., Doyle, F., Burg, M. M., Albus, C., Denollet, J. & von Känel, R., 2019, ESC Cardiovascular Textbook. Camm, J., Lüscher, T. F., Maurer, G. & Serruys, P. W. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducationpeer-review

Activities 2001 2015

Patient-centrerede værktøjer til bekæmpelse af hjertesvigt

Susanne S. Pedersen (Lecturer)
7. May 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Heart and Mind: Is the time ripe for integrated care of ICD patients?

Susanne S. Pedersen (Lecturer)
30. Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Patient-rapporteret sundhedstilstand: En ny markør for prognose som kan føre til patient empowerment? – perspektiver og forskning

Susanne S. Pedersen (Lecturer)
22. Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Heart and Mind: Is the time ripe for integrated care of ICD patients?

Susanne S. Pedersen (Lecturer)
17. Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Heart and Mind: Troubled minds, troubled hearts Should we care about depression in patients with heart disease??

Susanne S. Pedersen (Lecturer)
26. Mar 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Prizes

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Posters
Implantable Defibrillators
Implantable Defibrillators

Prize (monetary) for my PhD dissertation

Susanne S. Pedersen (Recipient), 4. Jun 2003

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions