Lars Ovesen

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Affiliation: Aalborg Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi Large differences in incidences of overt hyper- and hypothyroidism associated with a small difference in iodine intake: a prospective comparative register-based population survey
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:4462-9. 2002
  2. ncbi The Danish investigation on iodine intake and thyroid disease, DanThyr: status and perspectives
    Peter Laurberg
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 155:219-28. 2006
  3. doi Graves' hyperthyroidism and moderate alcohol consumption: evidence for disease prevention
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:111-9. 2013
  4. ncbi Thyroid volume in hypothyroidism due to autoimmune disease follows a unimodal distribution: evidence against primary thyroid atrophy and autoimmune thyroiditis being distinct diseases
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:833-9. 2009
  5. ncbi Epidemiology of subtypes of hypothyroidism in Denmark
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:21-8. 2006
  6. ncbi An increased incidence of overt hypothyroidism after iodine fortification of salt in Denmark: a prospective population study
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3122-7. 2007
  7. doi Determinants of serum T4 and T3 at the time of diagnosis in nosological types of thyrotoxicosis: a population-based study
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology, Aalborg University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:537-45. 2013
  8. ncbi Lack of association between thyroid autoantibodies and parity in a population study argues against microchimerism as a trigger of thyroid autoimmunity
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:39-45. 2006
  9. ncbi Thyroid peroxidase and thyroglobulin auto-antibodies in patients with newly diagnosed overt hypothyroidism
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Autoimmunity 39:497-503. 2006
  10. doi Serum selenium is low in newly diagnosed Graves' disease: a population-based study
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:584-90. 2013

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  1. ncbi Large differences in incidences of overt hyper- and hypothyroidism associated with a small difference in iodine intake: a prospective comparative register-based population survey
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:4462-9. 2002
    ..The optimal level of iodine intake to prevent thyroid disease may be a relatively narrow range around the recommended daily iodine intake of 150 micro g...
  2. ncbi The Danish investigation on iodine intake and thyroid disease, DanThyr: status and perspectives
    Peter Laurberg
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 155:219-28. 2006
    ..p.m. iodine) was initiated in 2000/2001. The Danish investigation on iodine intake and thyroid disease (DanThyr) is the monitoring of the iodine fortification program...
  3. doi Graves' hyperthyroidism and moderate alcohol consumption: evidence for disease prevention
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:111-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to study a possible association between alcohol intake and autoimmune Graves' hyperthyroidism...
  4. ncbi Thyroid volume in hypothyroidism due to autoimmune disease follows a unimodal distribution: evidence against primary thyroid atrophy and autoimmune thyroiditis being distinct diseases
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:833-9. 2009
    ..Primary overt autoimmune hypothyroidism is often divided into primary idiopathic hypothyroidism with thyroid atrophy (Ord's disease) and hypothyroidism with goitre (Hashimoto's disease)...
  5. ncbi Epidemiology of subtypes of hypothyroidism in Denmark
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:21-8. 2006
    ..We therefore studied incidences of subtypes of primary, overt hypothyroidism in a Danish population cohort and compared incidences in two subcohorts with different levels of iodine intake...
  6. ncbi An increased incidence of overt hypothyroidism after iodine fortification of salt in Denmark: a prospective population study
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3122-7. 2007
    ..We prospectively identified all new cases of overt hypothyroidism in two areas of Denmark before and for the first 7 yr after IF had been introduced...
  7. doi Determinants of serum T4 and T3 at the time of diagnosis in nosological types of thyrotoxicosis: a population-based study
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology, Aalborg University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:537-45. 2013
    ..To characterize thyroid hormone levels at the time of diagnosis in the nosological types of thyrotoxicosis diagnosed in the population and to analyze determinants for serum thyroxine (T4) and tri-iodothyronine (T3)...
  8. ncbi Lack of association between thyroid autoantibodies and parity in a population study argues against microchimerism as a trigger of thyroid autoimmunity
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:39-45. 2006
    ..It has also been suggested that foetal microchimerism involving transfer of foetal cells into maternal tissue during pregnancy may play an important role...
  9. ncbi Thyroid peroxidase and thyroglobulin auto-antibodies in patients with newly diagnosed overt hypothyroidism
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Autoimmunity 39:497-503. 2006
    ..Thyroid autoimmunity is a major cause for hypothyroidism. We describe thyroid auto-antibodies in patients with various nosological subtypes of hypothyroidism identified in a population study...
  10. doi Serum selenium is low in newly diagnosed Graves' disease: a population-based study
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:584-90. 2013
    ..Selenium deficiency may play an important role in the initiation and progression of autoimmune thyroid disease...
  11. doi Iodine fortification may influence the age-related change in thyroid volume: a longitudinal population-based study (DanThyr)
    Anne Krejbjerg
    Department of Endocrinology, Aalborg University Hospital, Sdr Skovvej 15, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 170:507-17. 2014
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  12. ncbi Increase in incidence of hyperthyroidism predominantly occurs in young people after iodine fortification of salt in Denmark
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3830-4. 2006
    ..We prospectively registered all new cases of overt hyperthyroidism in two areas of Denmark before and for the first 6 yr after iodine fortification...
  13. ncbi Age modifies the pituitary TSH response to thyroid failure
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Thyroid 17:139-44. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between serum TSH, total T4 and various patient characteristics when hypothyroidism is diagnosed in a population, and to study how age, sex and serum T4 levels influenced pituitary TSH response...
  14. doi Smoking is negatively associated with the presence of thyroglobulin autoantibody and to a lesser degree with thyroid peroxidase autoantibody in serum: a population study
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 158:367-73. 2008
    ..The knowledge of a possible association between lifestyle factors and circulating thyroid antibodies is limited...
  15. ncbi A population study of the association between thyroid autoantibodies in serum and abnormalities in thyroid function and structure
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:713-20. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the association between thyroid autoantibodies in serum and abnormalities in thyroid function and structure, and to study the thyroid volume in subjects with subclinical autoimmune hypothyroidism...
  16. ncbi Mainly the younger hypothyroid patients are referred to hospital--evidence for referral bias
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:446-51. 2009
    ..It is unknown, to what extent such studies are referral biased. Thus, the aim of the present study was to evaluate the magnitude of selection bias in a study of patients newly diagnosed with hypothyroidism...
  17. doi Iodine intake as a determinant of thyroid disorders in populations
    Peter Laurberg
    Department of Endocrinology, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 24:13-27. 2010
    ..Monitoring and adjusting of iodine intake in a population is an important part of preventive medicine...
  18. doi Moderate alcohol consumption may protect against overt autoimmune hypothyroidism: a population-based case-control study
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:483-90. 2012
    ..Alcohol consumption is an important protective risk factor for many autoimmune diseases. We wished to study the association between alcohol consumption and autoimmune hypothyroidism...
  19. doi Epidemiology of subtypes of hyperthyroidism in Denmark: a population-based study
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:801-9. 2011
    ..Few population-based studies have described the epidemiology of subtypes of hyperthyroidism...
  20. ncbi A cautious iodization programme bringing iodine intake to a low recommended level is associated with an increase in the prevalence of thyroid autoantibodies in the population
    Inge B Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, AalborgEndocrine Unit, Medical Clinic I, Bispebjerg Hospital, CopenhagenResearch Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, GlostrupFaculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen, CopenhagenDepartment of Gastroenterology, Slagelse Hospital, SlagelseDivision of Nutrition, National Food Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 75:120-6. 2011
    ..The effect of public iodization programmes on antibody prevalence is uncertain...
  21. ncbi Thyroid peroxidase and thyroglobulin autoantibodies in a large survey of populations with mild and moderate iodine deficiency
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 58:36-42. 2003
    ..In the present study we evaluated if TPO-Ab and Tg-Ab tend to develop in parallel or whether one or the other may be more prevalent in subsets of the population...
  22. doi Smoking cessation is followed by a sharp but transient rise in the incidence of overt autoimmune hypothyroidism - a population-based, case-control study
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:764-72. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between smoking habits (smoking cessation in particular) and development of autoimmune hypothyroidism...
  23. ncbi Surveyance of disease frequency in a population by linkage to diagnostic laboratory databases. A system for monitoring the incidences of hyper- and hypothyroidism as part of the Danish iodine supplementation program
    Inge Bülow Pedersen
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Reberbansgade, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 67:209-16. 2002
    ..In Denmark an increase in iodine intake through salt iodization has been introduced in 1998. In parallel a program for surveyance of thyroid diseases in the population was developed as recommended by UNICEF and WHO...
  24. ncbi Development of autoimmune overt hypothyroidism is highly associated with live births and induced abortions but only in premenopausal women
    Allan Carlé
    Department of Endocrinology A C, I B P, P L, Aalborg University Hospital, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark Endocrine Unit N K, H P, Medical Clinic I, Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Internal Medicine L O, Slagelse Hospital, DK 4200 Slagelse, Denmark and National Food Institute L B R, Technical University of Denmark, DK 2800 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:2241-9. 2014
    ..The 1-year postpartum period is often accompanied by increased risk for thyroid disease...
  25. ncbi Humic substances in drinking water and the epidemiology of thyroid disease
    Peter Laurberg
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, University Hospital Aalborg, Denmark
    Biofactors 19:145-53. 2003
    ..The effect of humic substances in drinking water on the epidemiology of thyroid disease probably depends on the source of aquifer sediments...
  26. ncbi Thiocyanate in food and iodine in milk: from domestic animal feeding to improved understanding of cretinism
    Peter Laurberg
    Department of Endocrinology and Medicine, Aalborg Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Thyroid 12:897-902. 2002
    ..It can be speculated that a low-iodine content of mother's milk because of inhibition of NIS in the mammary gland may be one factor of importance for development of myxedematous cretinism...
  27. doi The impact of smoking on thyroid volume and function in relation to a shift towards iodine sufficiency
    Pernille Vejbjerg
    Department of Endocrinology and Gastroenterology, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:423-9. 2008
    ..The effect of smoking on hormonal level was unchanged after the iodization. Thus the effect of smoking on thyroid volume seems to be dependent on iodine intake, whereas the effect on function seems mainly to depend on other factors...
  28. ncbi Iodine content in bread and salt in Denmark after iodization and the influence on iodine intake
    Lone B Rasmussen
    Department of Nutrition, Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Søborg, Denmark
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 58:231-9. 2007
    ..To measure the iodine content in bread and household salt in Denmark after mandatory iodine fortification was introduced and to estimate the increase in iodine intake due to the fortification...
  29. ncbi Hemoglobin concentrations in 358 apparently healthy 80-year-old Danish men and women. Should the reference interval be adjusted for age?
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:8-14. 2008
    ..The aim was to examine reference intervals for Hb and cut-off limits for anemia by application of criteria for normality to a representative population of 80-year-olds...
  30. ncbi Risk factors for goiter and thyroid nodules
    Nils Knudsen
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Thyroid 12:879-88. 2002
    ..The difference in age maximum in goiter prevalence suggests that monitoring of iodine deficiency disorders should ideally include a spectrum of age groups...
  31. ncbi Relations between various measures of iodine intake and thyroid volume, thyroid nodularity, and serum thyroglobulin
    Lone B Rasmussen
    Institute of Food Research and Nutrition, The Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Søborg, Denmark
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:1069-76. 2002
    ..Iodine intake can be measured in various ways, and each method may have advantages and disadvantages...
  32. ncbi Iron status in Danish men 1984-94: a cohort comparison of changes in iron stores and the prevalence of iron deficiency and iron overload
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 68:332-40. 2002
    ..This mandatory fortification was abolished in 1987. The aim of this study was to compare iron status in Danish men before and after abolition of iron fortification...
  33. ncbi Low goitre prevalence among users of oral contraceptives in a population sample of 3712 women
    Nils Knudsen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 57:71-6. 2002
    ..This is supported by experimental data, but a recent population study suggested decreased thyroid volumes among users of OC...
  34. ncbi Use of dietary supplements in Denmark is associated with health and former smoking
    Vibeke K Knudsen
    Institute of Food Research and Nutrition, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Søborg, Denmark
    Public Health Nutr 5:463-8. 2002
    ..To describe the use of dietary supplements in a group of Danish adults and to investigate the differences between users and non-users with respect to age, gender, health and lifestyle factors...
  35. ncbi Dietary iodine intake and urinary iodine excretion in a Danish population: effect of geography, supplements and food choice
    Lone B Rasmussen
    Institute of Food Research and Nutrition, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Søborg, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 87:61-9. 2002
    ..Even individuals who followed the advice regarding intake of 200-300 g fish/week and 0.5 litres milk/d had an intake below the recommended level if living in Aalborg...
  36. ncbi Association of tobacco smoking with goiter in a low-iodine-intake area
    Nils Knudsen
    Danish Centre for Prevention of Thyroid Diseases DanThyr, Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 162:439-43. 2002
    ..Goiter development depends on genetic and environmental factors. The major environmental factor is iodine intake, whereas diverging results have been published concerning the association between smoking and goiter...
  37. ncbi Parity is associated with increased thyroid volume solely among smokers in an area with moderate to mild iodine deficiency
    Nils Knudsen
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, DK 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 146:39-43. 2002
    ..We investigated the association between parity and thyroid volume and a possible impact of iodine deficiency and tobacco smoking on this association...
  38. ncbi Size makes a difference
    Jeppe Matthiessen
    Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition, Mørkhøj Bygade 19, DK 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Public Health Nutr 6:65-72. 2003
    ..To elucidate status and trends in portion size of foods rich in fat and/or added sugars during the past decades, and to bring portion size into perspective in its role in obesity and dietary guidelines in Denmark...
  39. ncbi Iron supplement use among Danish pregnant women
    Vibeke K Knudsen
    Maternal Nutrition Group, Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen, S, Denmark
    Public Health Nutr 10:1104-10. 2007
    ..To evaluate compliance with the national recommendation on supplemental iron to all pregnant women in Denmark and to explore differences between compliers and non-compliers with respect to dietary habits and other lifestyle factors...
  40. ncbi The association between hypoechogenicity or irregular echo pattern at thyroid ultrasonography and thyroid function in the general population
    Pernille Vejbjerg
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 155:547-52. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between echogenicity of the thyroid/irregular echo pattern, and thyroid function in the general population, i.e. subjects without overt thyroid disease...
  41. ncbi Iron status in 358 apparently healthy 80-year-old Danish men and women: relation to food composition and dietary and supplemental iron intake
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 83:423-9. 2004
    ..Dietary intake of iron and/or the bioavailability of dietary iron were adequate to maintain a favorable iron status in 80-year-old subjects displaying a low prevalence of iron deficiency and a moderate prevalence of iron overload...
  42. ncbi Effect of a mandatory iodization program on thyroid gland volume based on individuals' age, gender, and preceding severity of dietary iodine deficiency: a prospective, population-based study
    Pernille Vejbjerg
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1397-401. 2007
    ..We aimed to evaluate prospectively the effect of 4 yr of mandatory iodization of salt (13 ppm iodine) on thyroid volume in two regional areas with respectively mild and moderate iodine deficiency...
  43. ncbi Iron status in Danish women, 1984-1994: a cohort comparison of changes in iron stores and the prevalence of iron deficiency and iron overload
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 71:51-61. 2003
    ..This mandatory enrichment of cereal products was abolished in 1987. The aim was to evaluate iron status in the Danish female population before and after abolishment of iron fortification...
  44. ncbi Frequency of the C282Y and H63D mutations of the hemochromatosis gene (HFE) in 2501 ethnic Danes
    Nils Milman
    Department of Medicine B 2142, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Hematol 83:654-7. 2004
    ..6% (p=0.02). Also, the H63D frequency in Danes is close to and not significantly different from the frequency in Iceland 10.9%, Norway 11.2%, and Sweden 12.4%, but significantly lower than in the Faroe Islands 15.4% (p=0.046)...
  45. ncbi Geographical differences in vitamin D status, with particular reference to European countries
    Lars Ovesen
    Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition, The Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, 30A Sydmarken, 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Proc Nutr Soc 62:813-21. 2003
    ..Low vitamin D status seems to be aggravated by disease and immobility, and by a low frequency of supplement use...
  46. ncbi Smelly science
    Lars Ovesen
    Veterinary and Food Administration of Denmark, 19 Mørkhøj Bygade, DK 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:67-8. 2002
  47. ncbi Body mass index, weight loss and energy intake of old Danish nursing home residents and home-care clients
    Anne Marie Beck
    Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Moerkhoej Bygade 19, DK 2860 Soeborg, Denmark
    Scand J Caring Sci 16:86-90. 2002
    ..There is a need for increased focus on nutritional state and risk factors in these settings...
  48. ncbi Successful strategies to increase the consumption of fruits and vegetables: results from the Danish '6 a day' Work-site Canteen Model Study
    Anne Lassen
    Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition, Mørkhøj Bygade 19, DK 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Public Health Nutr 7:263-70. 2004
    ..To investigate changes in the consumption of fruits and vegetables in work-site canteens using the tools of continuous quality improvement, and to gain knowledge of practical strategies being effective in increasing the consumption...
  49. ncbi The effect of a high-protein, high-sodium diet on calcium and bone metabolism in postmenopausal women and its interaction with vitamin D receptor genotype
    Mary Harrington
    Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences, Cork, Republic of Ireland
    Br J Nutr 91:41-51. 2004
    ..It is concluded that the Na- and protein-induced urinary Ca loss is compensated for by increased bone resorption and that this response may be influenced by VDR genotype...
  50. ncbi Micronutrient deficiencies. Hohenheim Consensus Conference
    Hans K Biesalski
    Dept of Biological Chemistry and Nutrition, University of Hohenheim, Fruwirthstr 12, 70593, Stuttgart, Germany
    Eur J Nutr 42:353-63. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to consider the risk of micronutrient deficiencies and approaches for intervention, and to summarize existing knowledge and identify areas of ignorance...
  51. ncbi Home-made oral supplement as nutritional support of old nursing home residents, who are undernourished or at risk of undernutrition based on the MNA. A pilot trial. Mini Nutritional Assessment
    Anne Marie Beck
    Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Soeborg
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:212-5. 2002
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to examine the effect of a home-made oral supplement on body weight and energy intake of old people residing in a nursing home...
  52. ncbi Christmas comes, but once a year is enough
    Lars Ovesen
    Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition, Søborg, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:551-2. 2002
  53. ncbi [The scientific basis of current official dietary recommendations in relation to pregnancy]
    Sjúrour F Olsen
    Ernaeringsrådet, Sydmarken 32D, DK 2860 Søborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:2782-4. 2005
    ..The recommendation of periconceptional folic acid supplementation does not benefit unplanned pregnancies. Arguments exist for adding a recommendation for vitamin D...
  54. ncbi [Evidence-based medicine: Is healthy diet advice to health people effective?]
    Lars Ovesen
    Hjerteforeningen, København K
    Ugeskr Laeger 169:27-9. 2007
  55. ncbi Small differences in thyroid function may be important for body mass index and the occurrence of obesity in the population
    Nils Knudsen
    Endocrine Unit, Medical Clinic I, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4019-24. 2005
    ..Few data have been presented regarding an association between variations in thyroid function seen in the general population and body weight...