Puk Sandager

Clinical Associate Professor

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Puk Sandager

Clinical Associate Professor

  • Department of Clinical Medicine - Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Postal address:
Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 103
8200
Aarhus N
Denmark

Email: sandager@clin.au.dk

Mobile: +4561679615

Curriculum Vitae

1997  Cand.med., Aarhus Universitet

2007  PhD, Aarhus Universitet

2012  Speciallæge obstetrik-gynækologi

2013  Overlæge Aarhus Universitetshospital, Gynækologisk-Obstetrisk Afdeling Y

2014 - Ekspertuddannelse i Føtalmedicin 

2014 okt - 2015 jan, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Women and Babies, High Risk Obstetrics, Sydney

2017 sep-dec Overlæge Rigshospitalet, Center for Føtalmedicin, Obstetrisk Klinik

2018 - Overlæge Aarhus Universitetshospital, Kvindesygdomme og Fødsler

2019 Klinisk lektor Aarhus Universitet

Research outputs

Associations Between ADHD Medication Use in Pregnancy and Severe Malformations Based on Prenatal and Postnatal Diagnoses: A Danish Registry-Based Study

Kolding, L., Ehrenstein, V., Pedersen, L., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B., Uldbjerg, N. & Pedersen, L., Jan 2021, In: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 82, 1, 7 p., 20m13458.

Associations between ADHD medication use in pregnancy and severe malformations based on prenatal and postnatal diagnoses: a Danish register based study

Kolding, L., Ehrenstein, V., Pedersen, L., Sandager, P., Pedersen, O. B., Uldbjerg, N. & Pedersen, L. H., 30 Aug 2020, In: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.

Multicenter randomized trial exploring effects of simulation-based ultrasound training on obstetricians' diagnostic accuracy: value for experienced operators

Andreasen, L. A., Tabor, A., Nørgaard, L. N., Ringsted, C., Sandager, P., Rosthøj, S. & Tolsgaard, M. G., Apr 2020, In: Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. 55, 4, p. 523-529 7 p.

Fetal costello syndrome: A description of the phenotype of HRAS exon 1 mutations

Schøler Nørgaard, M., Mogra, R., Pinner, J., Kagan, K. O., Warming Jørgensen, M., Gjørup, V., Petersen, O. B., Sandager, P. & Vogel, I., Feb 2020, In: Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. 55, 2, p. 274-275 2 p.

Genital herpes simplex virus infection in pregnancy

Aggerholm, B. S., Ostenfeld, E. B., Andersen, L. H. J., Krogh, R. H. A., Arendt, L. H. & Sandager, P., 27 Jan 2020, In: Ugeskrift for laeger. 182, 5

Herpes genitalis under graviditet og fødsel

Aggerholm, B. S., Ostenfeld, E. B., Heidam Juul Andersen, L., Krogh, R., Arendt, L. H. & Sandager, P., 27 Jan 2020, In: Ugeskrift for Læger . 182, 4 p., V09190527.

Implementation of exome sequencing in fetal diagnostics: data and experiences from a tertiary center in Denmark

Becher, N. H., Andreasen, L., Sandager, P., Lou, S., Petersen, O. B., Christensen, R. & Vogel, I., 2020, In: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 99, p. 783-790

Second-trimester fetal head circumference in more than 350 000 pregnancies: Outcome and suggestion for sex-dependent cutoffs for small heads

Lund, N., Sandager, P., Leonhard, A. K., Vogel, I. & Petersen, O. B., Sep 2019, In: Prenatal Diagnosis. 39, 10, p. 910-920 11 p.

Automated blood pressure self-measurement station compared to office blood pressure measurement for first trimester screening of pre-eclampsia

Holm, L., Stucke-Brander, T., Wagner, S. R., Sandager, P., Schlütter, J. M., Lindahl, C. & Uldbjerg, N., 2019, In: Health Informatics Journal. 25, 4, p. 1815-1824 10 p.

Effect of early use of low-dose aspirin therapy on late-onset preeclampsia

Lan, P. G., Gillin, A. G., Pelosi, M., Tooher, J., Sandager, P. & Hyett, J., 2019, In: Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 32, 13, p. 2137-2142 6 p.

Effects of context-aware patient guidance on blood pressure self-measurement adherence levels

Lindahl, C., Wagner, S., Uldbjerg, N., Schlütter, J. M., Bertelsen, O. & Sandager, P., 2019, In: Health Informatics Journal. 25, 2, p. 417-428 12 p.

Sertraline use during pregnancy and effect on fetal cardiac function

Kolding, L., Pedersen, L. H., Petersen, O. B., Uldbjerg, N. & Sandager, P., 2019, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 9 p.

Tinzaparin for the treatment of foetal growth retardation: An open-labelled randomized clinical trial

Hansen, A. T., Sandager, P., Ramsing, M., Petersen, O. B., Salvig, J. D., Juul, S., Uldbjerg, N. & Hvas, A-M., Oct 2018, In: Thrombosis Research. 170, p. 38-44 7 p.

Repair of myelomeningocele using autologous amnion graft and local flaps. A report of two cases

Schoellhammer, L., Gudmundsdottir, G., Rasmussen, M. M., Sandager, P., Heje, M. & Damsgaard, T. E., 1 Sep 2018, In: JPRAS Open. 17, p. 9-14 6 p.

Evaluation of fetal cardiac function by electronic spatiotemporal image correlation (eSTIC): NFOG2018

Kolding, L., Pedersen, L. H., Petersen, O. B., Uldbjerg, N. & Sandager, P., 11 Jun 2018.

Patient acceptance of blood pressure self-measurement equipment using context-aware patient guidance

Lindahl, C., Wagner, S., Uldbjerg, N., Schlütter, J. M., Bertelsen, O. W. & Sandager, P., 21 May 2018, Proceedings of the 12th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare, PervasiveHealth 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 318-326 9 p.

Cervical collagen is reduced in non-pregnant women with a history of cervical insufficiency and a short cervix

Sundtoft, I., Langhoff-Roos, J., Sandager, P., Sommer, S. & Uldbjerg, N., Aug 2017, In: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 96, 8, p. 984-990 7 p.

Effects of context-aware patient guidance on blood pressure selfmeasurement adherence levels

Lindahl, C., Wagner, S. R., Bertelsen, O. W., Schlütter, J. M., Uldbjerg, N. & Sandager, P., 13 Jul 2017, In: Health Informatics Journal. p. 1-12 12 p., https://doi.org/10.1177/1460458217717073.

The chinchilla as a novel animal model of pregnancy

Mikkelsen, E., Lauridsen, H., Nielsen, P. M., Qi, H., Nørlinger, T., Andersen, M. D., Uldbjerg, N., Laustsen, C., Sandager, P. & Pedersen, M., Apr 2017, In: Royal Society Open Science. 4, 4, p. 161098 11 p.

Drug use in pregnancy – and effects in the cardiac function of the fetus

Kolding, L., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B., Uldbjerg, N. & Pedersen, L. H., 2017.

Reference Cap of Poly Vinyl Alcohol for Quantitative Elastography of the Human Uterine Cervix

Leonhard, A. K., Sandager, P., Rasmussen, C. K., Hee, L. & Uldbjerg, N., 6 Sep 2016.

EP22.04: Reference cap of polyvinyl alcohol for quantitative elastography of the human uterine cervix

Leonhard, A., Sandager, P., Rasmussen, C. K., Lene, H. & Uldbjerg, N., Sep 2016, In: Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 48, Suppl 1, p. 364

Assessment of Metabolism in the Placenta by Hyperpolarized MRI

Mikkelsen, E., Nielsen, P. M., Qi, H., Nørlinger, T., Stødkilde-Jørgensen, H., Uldbjerg, N., Pedersen, M., Sandager, P. & Laustsen, C., 11 May 2016.

Optimal Slice Planning of the Fetal Brain Using Interactive Real-Time MRI

Brix, L., Ringgaard, S., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B., Sangild, T., Lundorf, E. & Stausbøl-Grøn, B., May 2016. 1 p.

Overcoming foetal motion using interactive real-time magnetic resonance imaging

Brix, L., Ringgaard, S., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B., Sørensen, T. S., Lundorf, E. & Stausbøl-Grøn, B., 22 Mar 2016, In: Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging.

Perinatal outcome after first-trimester risk assessment in monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies: a population-based register study

Kristiansen, M. K., Joensen, BS., Ekelund, CK., Petersen, O. B., Sandager, P. & with the Danish Fetal Medicine Study Group, 25 Feb 2015, In: B J O G. 122, 10, p. 1362-69 8 p.

Copeptin is not a useful biomarker for small-for-gestational-age: a case control study

Hansen, A. T., Sandager, P., Uldbjerg, N. & Hvas, A-M., Nov 2014, In: Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation. 74, 8, p. 687-692 6 p.

Identification of biomechanical properties in vivo in human uterine cervix

Liao, D., Hee, L., Sandager, P., Uldbjerg, N., Gregersen, H. & Liao, D., 14 Jul 2014, In: Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 39C, p. 27-37 11 p.

Quantitative sonoelastography of the uterine cervix prior to induction of labor as a predictor of cervical dilation time

Christensen, L. H., Rasmussen, C. K., Schlütter, J. M., Sandager, P. & Uldbjerg, N., 1 Jan 2014, In: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 93, 7, p. 684-690 7 p.

Cervical stiffness evaluated in vivo by EndoFlip in pregnant women.

Christensen, L. H., Liao, D., Sandager, P., Gregersen, H. & Uldbjerg, N., 2014.

Cervical stiffness evaluated in vivo by endoflip in pregnant women

Hee, L., Sandager, P., Gregersen, H., Uldbjerg, N. & Liao, D., 2014, In: PLOS ONE. 9, 3, p. e91121

Quantitative elastography of the uterine cervix by interposition of a synthetic reference material

Christensen, L. H., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B. & Uldbjerg, N., Nov 2013, In: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 92, 11, p. 1244-9 6 p.

Context-aware patient guidance during blood pressure self-measurement

Sandager, P., Lindahl, C., Schlütter, J. M., Uldbjerg, N., Wagner, S. R., Toftegaard, T. S. & Bertelsen, O. W., Jul 2013, Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference e-Health 2013, EH 2013. University of Twente, p. 153-157 5 p.

Quantitative elastography of the uterine cervix

Christensen, L. H., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B. & Uldbjerg, N., Jun 2013.

Relation of cervical length and cervical collagen concentration

Sundtoft, I. B., Sandager, P. & Uldbjerg, N., 2013.

OC01.04: Perinatal outcome after first trimester risk assessment in monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies: a Danish national database study

Kristiansen, M. K., Christensen, B., Jensen, H. S., Hoseth, E., Farlie, R., Stornes, I., Sommer, S., Juul, S. V., Poulsen, H., Mohapeloa, H., Sperling, L. S., Pouplier, S., Larsen, T., Shalmi, A-C. H., Skibsted, L., Zingenberg, H. J., Jørgensen, F. S., Ekelund, C. K., Sandager, P. & Petersen, O. B., 2012, In: Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 40, S1, p. 2-2 1 p.

Maternal smoking and impaired endothelium-dependent nitric oxide-mediated relaxation of uterine small arteries in vitro

Andersen, M. R., Uldbjerg, N., Stender, S., Sandager, P. & Aalkjær, C., 1 Feb 2011, In: American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 204, 2, p. 177.e1 7 p.

Low serum interleukin-17 is associated with preterm delivery

Christensen, L. H., Kirkegaard, I., Vogel, I., Thorsen, P., Skogstrand, K., Hougaard, D. M., Uldbjerg, N. & Sandager, P., 1 Jan 2011, In: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 90, 1, p. 92-6 5 p.

Alterations in circulating adiponectin levels occur rapidly after parturition

Fuglsang, J., Sandager, P., Frystyk, J., Møller, N., Flyvbjerg, A. & Ovesen, P., 2010, In: European Journal of Endocrinology. 163, 1, p. 69-73 5 p.

Circulating relaxin and cervical length in midpregnancy are independently associated with spontaneous preterm birth

Sandager, P., Uldbjerg, N., Henriksen, T. B., Goldsmith, L. T., Thorsen, P., Weiss, G. & Vogel, I., 2009, In: American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 201, 2, p. 169.e1-6

Biomarkers of preterm birth - cervical length, relaxin, sCD163, and metabolites of collagen types I and III

Sandager, P., 2007

Kinetics and secretion of placental growth hormone around parturition

Fuglsang, J., Sandager, K. P., Møller, N., Fisker, S., Ørskov, H. C. & Ovesen, P. G., 2006, In: European Journal of Endocrinology. 154, p. 449 - 57 8 p.

Lav PAPP-A

Skovbo, P., Sandager, P. & Petersen, O. B., 2006, 11 p. (DSOG Føtosandbjerg Guideline).

Peripartum maternal and foetal ghrelin, growth hormones, IGFs and insulin interrelations

Fuglsang, J., Sandager, K. P., Møller, N., Fisker, S., Frystyk, J. & Ovesen, P. G., 2006, In: Clinical Endocrinology. 64, 5, p. 502 - 9 7 p.

Biomarkers for the prediction of preterm delivery

Vogel, I., Thorsen, P., Curry, A., Sandager, P. & Uldbjerg, N., 1 Jun 2005, In: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 84, 6, p. 516-25 10 p.

Placental growth hormone, ghrelin and insulin sensitivity index at parturition

Fuglsang, J., Sandager, K. P., Møller, N., Fisker, S., Frystyk, J. & Ovesen, P. G., 2005.

Cervixlængde som risikomarkør for præterm fødsel

Sandager, K. P., Vogel, I., Thorsen, P. & Uldbjerg, N., 2003, In: Ugeskrift for Laeger. 165, 46, p. 4415-8 3 p.

Preterm delivery predicted by S-relaxin

Vogel, I., Glavind-Kristensen, M., Salvig, J. D., Secher, N. J., Thorsen, P., Sandager, K. P. & Uldbjerg, N., 2001, Ikke angivet. Kluver Academic Press, p. 518-4

Forvagt for Gud

Teilmann, G. & Sandager, P., Aug 1998, In: Ugeskrift for Læger . 160, 34

Employment

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Clinical Medicine - Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Aarhus University

Aarhus N, Denmark

1 Oct 2019 → present

Qualifications

Phd, Aarhus University

Award Date: 30 Nov 2007

Medicin, Aarhus University

Award Date: 20 Jan 1997

Prizes

Obstetrisk hæderspris

Sandager, Puk (Recipient), 2008

Top abstract

Sandager, Puk (Recipient), 2012

Activities

Obstetrisk guideline møde

Puk Sandager (Participant)

16 Jan 202018 Jan 2020

Føtalmedicinsk guidelinemøde

Puk Sandager (Speaker)

15 Jan 202016 Jan 2020

Kursus i prænatal undersøgelse af centralnervesystemet

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

11 Dec 2019

Sundhedsstyrelsens specialespecifikke kursus i Føtalmedicin

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

22 Oct 201925 Oct 2019

ISUOG 29th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Puk Sandager (Participant)

12 Oct 201916 Oct 2019

Screening for tidlig præeklampsi

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

18 Jun 2019

Føtal UL og føtal MR

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

22 Mar 2019

Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskabs nationale kursusrække, modul 2

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

29 Jan 201930 Jan 2019

Contrast Media & Molecular Imaging (Print) (Journal)

Puk Sandager (Editor)

2019 → …

Advances in Fetal Neurosonography ISUOG

Puk Sandager (Participant)

Dec 2018 → …

Sundhedsstyrelsen specialespecifikke kursus i Føtalmedicin

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

30 Oct 20182 Nov 2018

28th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Puk Sandager (Participant) & Line Kolding (Speaker)

20 Oct 201824 Oct 2018

Andrew MCLennan

Puk Sandager (Host)

12 Sep 201814 Sep 2018

Daniel Rolnik

Puk Sandager (Host)

12 Sep 201814 Sep 2018

Regionalt kursus i føtalmedicin

Puk Sandager (Speaker)

29 Aug 2018

Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskab (External organisation)

Puk Sandager (Chairman)

May 2018 → …

Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskabs nationale kursusrække i Føtalmedicin, modul 2

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

30 Jan 201831 Jan 2018

Advances in Fetal Medicine

Puk Sandager (Participant)

1 Dec 20172 Dec 2017

Sundhedsstyrelsens specialespecifikke kursus i Føtalmedicin

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

24 Oct 201727 Oct 2017

FYGO kursus, IUGR og flow

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

30 Aug 2017

International Workshop on Prenatal Screening

Puk Sandager (Participant)

5 May 20176 May 2017

Sexual & Reproductive HealthCare (Journal)

Puk Sandager (Editor)

2017 → …

Ugeskrift for Laeger (Journal)

Puk Sandager (Editor)

2017 → …

Sundhedsstyrelsens specialespecikke kursus i Føtalmedicin

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

25 Oct 201628 Oct 2016

Tel-Aviv Souraski Medical Center

Puk Sandager (Visiting researcher)

1 Jun 20162 Jun 2016

3rd Fetal Neurosonography Masterclass

Puk Sandager (Participant)

29 May 201631 May 2016

Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskab (External organisation)

Puk Sandager (Member)

May 2016May 2018

Nordic Network of Fetal Medicine annual meeting 2016

Puk Sandager (Participant)

5 Apr 20167 Apr 2016

FYGO kursus: IUGR

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

4 Mar 2016

Human Reproduction (Journal)

Puk Sandager (Editor)

2016 → …

Hopital Femme, Mère, Infant

Puk Sandager (Participant)

Nov 2015 → …

World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Puk Sandager (Participant)

10 Oct 201514 Oct 2015

2nd International Meeting on cell-free DNA

Puk Sandager (Participant)

28 May 201529 May 2015

Advanced Obstetrics Doppler

Puk Sandager (Participant)

Apr 2015 → …

Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskab: uddannelsesudvalget (External organisation)

Puk Sandager (Member)

2015 → …

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Puk Sandager (Participant)

Oct 2014Jan 2015

Det ufødte barn og dets sygdomme

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

6 May 2014

Medicinsk Etik

Puk Sandager (Participant)

28 Oct 201329 Oct 2013

Context-aware patient guidance during blood pressure self-measurement

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

25 Jul 2013

Relation of cervical length and cervical collagen concentration

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

26 Jun 2013

Quantitative elastography of the uterine cervix

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

23 Jun 2013

22nd World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

12 Sep 2012

Perinatal outcome after first trimester risk assessment in monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies: A Danish national database study.

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

9 Sep 2012

Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics (Journal)

Puk Sandager (Editor)

2012 → …

Phd kursus i Basale ultralydsteknikker

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

18 Nov 2011

22nd World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Puk Sandager (Organizer)

Sep 2011Sep 2012

Low serum Interleukin-17 associated with preterm delivery

Puk Sandager (Invited speaker)

15 Jun 201018 Jun 2010

Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica (Journal)

Puk Sandager (Editor)

20102015

Maternal smoking and smoking cessation in early pregnancy and endothelium-dependent bradykinin-mediated relaxation of uterine small arteries

Puk Sandager (Invited speaker)

3 Nov 2009

Assessment of voluntary pelvic floor contraction in pregnant women following a simple verbal instruction by transabdominal ultrasound and coccygeal palpation test

Puk Sandager (Invited speaker)

4 Oct 200919 Nov 2009

Kursus Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskab

Puk Sandager (Lecturer)

1 Oct 2008

Sundhedsfaglig Diplomuddannelse, Obstetrisk ultralydsskanning

Puk Sandager (Speaker)

1 Sep 2008

Nationale guidelinemøder føtalmedicin, Dansk Føtalmedicinsk Selskab (External organisation)

Puk Sandager (Secretary)

20082015

Sandbjergmøder: obstetriske nationale guidelines (External organisation)

Puk Sandager (Secretary)

20072013

Placental growth hormone, ghrelin and insulin sensitivity index at parturition

Puk Sandager (Participant)

15 Sep 200518 Sep 2005

Kings College Hospital

Puk Sandager (Visiting researcher)

Sep 2001 → …

Projects

Fetal medicine: Effects of drugs on the fetal heart – cardiotoxic and teratological effects

Kolding, L., Sandager, P., Petersen, O. B., Uldbjerg, N. & Pedersen, L. H.

01/05/201303/01/2020

Fetal medicine: Prenatal diagnosis of clubfoot - outcome and treatment

Sandager, P., Leonhard, A. K., Møller-Madsen, B. & Petersen, O. B.

21/02/201901/07/2021

Fetal medicine: Screening for preeclampsia in first trimester of pregnancy: a Danish multicenter study

Sandager, P.

01/11/201801/11/2022

Obstetrics: New principles for quantitative elastography of the human uterine cervix

Rohr Thomsen (Antonsen), C., Bor, I. P., Uldbjerg, N., Sandager, P. & Hinge, M.

01/03/201710/03/2021

Obstetrics: Quantitative elastography of the human uterine cervix by the use of a force-measuring device

Mortensen, T. Ø., Bor, I. P., Uldbjerg, N. & Sandager, P.

01/09/201613/02/2020

Quantitative elastography of the uterine cervix and prediction of labor induction

Sandager, P., Uldbjerg, N., Rohr Thomsen (Antonsen), C. & Hinge, M.

01/02/202031/01/2021

Ultralydsskanninger for gravide i privat regi. Et mixed-method studie

Lou, S. & Sandager, P.

01/12/202030/06/2021