Peter Schnohr

Summary

Affiliation: Bispebjerg University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in leisure-time and risk of cancer: 14-year follow-up of 28,000 Danish men and women
    Peter Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 33:244-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term physical activity in leisure time and mortality from coronary heart disease, stroke, respiratory diseases, and cancer. The Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:173-9. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Longevity in male and female joggers: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiologic Research Unit, Bispebjerg University Hospital, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 177:683-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Intensity versus duration of cycling, impact on all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:73-80. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in leisure-time physical activity and risk of death: an observational study of 7,000 men and women
    Peter Schnohr
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 158:639-44. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Stress and life dissatisfaction are inversely associated with jogging and other types of physical activity in leisure time--The Copenhagen City Heart Study
    P Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 15:107-12. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Intensity versus duration of walking, impact on mortality: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:72-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Individual and population based risk factors of ischemic heart diseases. A 21-year follow-up of 12,000 men and women from the Osterbro study]
    Peter Schnohr
    ØsterbroundersØgelsen, H S Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400 København NV
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1353-8. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Perceived stress and cause-specific mortality among men and women: results from a prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:481-91; discussion 492-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint PCSK9 R46L, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, and risk of ischemic heart disease: 3 independent studies and meta-analyses
    Marianne Benn
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2833-42. 2010

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in leisure-time and risk of cancer: 14-year follow-up of 28,000 Danish men and women
    Peter Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 33:244-9. 2005
    ..This study aimed at assessment of the associations between leisure- time physical activity and incidence of cancer in the general population of adult men and women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term physical activity in leisure time and mortality from coronary heart disease, stroke, respiratory diseases, and cancer. The Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:173-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the associations between different levels of long-term physical activity in leisure time and subsequent causes of deaths...
  3. doi request reprint Longevity in male and female joggers: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiologic Research Unit, Bispebjerg University Hospital, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 177:683-9. 2013
    ..2 years in men and 5.6 years in women. This long-term study of joggers showed that jogging was associated with significantly lower all-cause mortality and a substantial increase in survival for both men and women...
  4. doi request reprint Intensity versus duration of cycling, impact on all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:73-80. 2012
    ..The optimal intensity, duration, and frequency still have to be established. The aim of this study was to examine the impact of intensity versus duration of cycling on all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Changes in leisure-time physical activity and risk of death: an observational study of 7,000 men and women
    Peter Schnohr
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 158:639-44. 2003
    ..64, 95% CI: 0.50, 0.81; p < 0.001). In this study, maintaining or adopting a moderate or high degree of physical activity was associated with lower risk of death across a wide range of ages in both sexes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Stress and life dissatisfaction are inversely associated with jogging and other types of physical activity in leisure time--The Copenhagen City Heart Study
    P Schnohr
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 15:107-12. 2005
    ..g., 2-4 h of walking per week. In conclusion, we recommend that increased well-being should be a key argument in future campaigns for increased leisure-time physical activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Intensity versus duration of walking, impact on mortality: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Peter Schnohr
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:72-8. 2007
    ..To further support these recommendations we examined the impact of walking intensity and walking duration on all-cause mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Individual and population based risk factors of ischemic heart diseases. A 21-year follow-up of 12,000 men and women from the Osterbro study]
    Peter Schnohr
    ØsterbroundersØgelsen, H S Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400 København NV
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1353-8. 2003
    ..The importance of coronary heart disease risk factors may differ between individuals and community and by sex and age...
  9. doi request reprint Perceived stress and cause-specific mortality among men and women: results from a prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:481-91; discussion 492-6. 2008
    ..51, 95% CI: 0.28, 0.92). Future preventive strategies may be targeted toward stress as a risk factor for premature death among middle-aged, presumably healthy men...
  10. doi request reprint PCSK9 R46L, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, and risk of ischemic heart disease: 3 independent studies and meta-analyses
    Marianne Benn
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2833-42. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of PCSK9 R46L on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD), and mortality...
  11. doi request reprint Preclinical systolic and diastolic dysfunction assessed by tissue Doppler imaging is associated with elevated plasma pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations
    Rasmus Mogelvang
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Card Fail 15:489-95. 2009
    ..To improve its grave prognosis, early identification of cardiac dysfunction is mandatory. Conventional echocardiography is not suitable for this. Tissue Doppler imaging (TDI), however, could be so...
  12. doi request reprint Tissue Doppler echocardiography in persons with hypertension, diabetes, or ischaemic heart disease: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Rasmus Mogelvang
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 30:731-9. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that echocardiographic tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) reveals reduced myocardial function in hypertension, diabetes, and ischaemic heart disease (IHD) in the general population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Discriminating between cardiac and pulmonary dysfunction in the general population with dyspnea by plasma pro-B-type natriuretic peptide
    Rasmus Mogelvang
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1694-701. 2007
    ..This study was designed to determine whether measurement of plasma pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (proBNP) could be used in discriminating between cardiac and pulmonary dyspnea in the general population...
  14. doi request reprint Cardiac dysfunction assessed by echocardiographic tissue Doppler imaging is an independent predictor of mortality in the general population
    Rasmus Mogelvang
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Circulation 119:2679-85. 2009
    ..Tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) detects left ventricular dysfunction in patients with heart failure and normal ejection fraction, but the prognostic significance of left ventricular dysfunction by TDI in the general population is unknown...
  15. pmc Major life events increase the risk of stroke but not of myocardial infarction: results from the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Henriette Kornerup
    Department of Cardiology, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:113-8. 2010
    ..More attention has been paid to psychosocial conditions as possible risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and the impact of accumulated major life events (MLE) on the development of CVD has received little attention...
  16. pmc Does the benefit on survival from leisure time physical activity depend on physical activity at work? A prospective cohort study
    Andreas Holtermann
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e54548. 2013
    ..To investigate if persons with high physical activity at work have the same benefits from leisure time physical activity as persons with sedentary work...
  17. ncbi request reprint Changes in alcohol intake and mortality: a longitudinal population-based study
    Morten Grønbaek
    Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, H S Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 15:222-8. 2004
    ..We studied whether changes in individual alcohol intake result in corresponding changes in mortality...
  18. ncbi request reprint Social gradient in the metabolic syndrome not explained by psychosocial and behavioural factors: evidence from the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Eva Prescott
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:405-12. 2007
    ..Psychosocial stressors may mediate the effect of social status on the metabolic syndrome (MS). The paper explores this hypothesis in a random sample of the general population...
  19. pmc Vital exhaustion increases the risk of ischemic stroke in women but not in men: results from the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Henriette Kornerup
    Department of Cardiology, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Psychosom Res 68:131-7. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to describe whether vital exhaustion, a measure of fatigue and depression, prospectively predicts ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes in a large cohort, with particular focus on gender differences...
  20. ncbi request reprint Energy adjustment methods applied to alcohol analyses
    Ditte Johansen
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, DK 1399 Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Alcohol 31:11-7. 2003
    ..For most diseases, the effect of ethanol predominates over that of substances in the beverage type, which makes the density method less relevant in alcohol analyses...
  21. doi request reprint Functional promoter variant in zinc finger protein 202 predicts severe atherosclerosis and ischemic heart disease
    Maria C A Stene
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:369-77. 2008
    ..This study was designed to test the hypotheses that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs), in zinc finger protein 202 (ZNF202), predict severe atherosclerosis and ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic status, stress, and risk of prostate cancer. A prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 17:498-502. 2007
    ..We aim to assess if socioeconomic status, stress, and marital status are associated with prostate cancer risk in a population with free access to health care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Level of physical activity in the week preceding an ischemic stroke
    Lars Henrik Krarup
    Department of Neurology, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:296-300. 2007
    ..Furthermore we calculated the odds ratio for stroke based on the level of physical activity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of hemoglobin on plasma pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations in the general population
    Mads Nybo
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Chem 53:1921-7. 2007
    ..Recent studies indicate that anemia may also affect proBNP concentrations in patients with heart failure or stroke. However, the impact of hemoglobin status on proBNP concentrations has not been established in the general population...
  25. doi request reprint Hypercholesterolaemia and risk of coronary heart disease in the elderly: impact of age: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Allan Iversen
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Denmark
    Eur J Intern Med 20:139-44. 2009
    ..Population and interventional studies have shown that high plasma-cholesterol is a risk factor of coronary heart disease (CHD). However, in most of the studies elderly people were excluded...
  26. ncbi request reprint Generalized additive models applied to analysis of the relation between amount and type of alcohol and all-cause mortality
    Ditte Johansen
    Danish Epidemiologic Science Centre, Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:29-36. 2005
    ..The nadir of the relation between alcohol and mortality was sensitive to the handling of non-drinkers. When non-drinkers were categorized separately we found no indication of a beneficial influence of low alcohol intake on mortality...
  27. doi request reprint Usefulness of the myocardial performance index determined by tissue Doppler imaging m-mode for predicting mortality in the general population
    Tor Biering-Sørensen
    Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Cardiol 107:478-83. 2011
    ..18 (p = 0.01) per 0.1 increase in MPI(TDI). In conclusion, MPI(TDI) is a quick, simple, and reproducible measurement, which is increased in subjects with CHD and provides independent prognostic information in a low-risk population...
  28. ncbi request reprint Perceived stress and risk of ischemic heart disease: causation or bias?
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 17:391-7. 2006
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Low-risk factor profile, estrogen levels, and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women
    Naja Hulvej Rod
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 124:1935-40. 2009
    ..Each of the risk factors was associated with estrogen. In conclusion, the risk of breast cancer was markedly lower for women with a favourable risk profile than for other women and lower estrogen levels is a possible explanation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Stroke case fatality in Denmark from 1977 to 1992: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Thomas Truelsen
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Neuroepidemiology 21:22-7. 2002
    ..One possible explanation is decreased case-fatality, and the aim of the present investigation was to study trends in case-fatality for first-ever stroke in a large population-based cohort study in Copenhagen, Denmark...
  31. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear relation between alcohol intake and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol level: results from the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Ditte Johansen
    Danish Epidemiologic Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1305-9. 2003
    ....
  32. pmc Occupational and leisure time physical activity: risk of all-cause mortality and myocardial infarction in the Copenhagen City Heart Study. A prospective cohort study
    Andreas Holtermann
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ Open 2:e000556. 2012
    ..The association between occupational physical activity with cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality may also depend on leisure time physical activity...
  33. ncbi request reprint Plasma pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in the general population: screening for left ventricular hypertrophy and systolic dysfunction
    Jens Peter Goetze
    The Copenhagen City Heart Study, Epidemiological Research Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 27:3004-10. 2006
    ..We therefore examined whether proBNP measurement is useful for LVH and LVSD screening in the general population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mutation in ABCA1 predicted risk of ischemic heart disease in the Copenhagen City Heart Study Population
    Ruth Frikke-Schmidt
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1516-20. 2005
    ..We tested whether heterozygosity for the K776N mutation (frequency: 0.4%) in ATP-binding cassette transporter A1 (ABCA1) predicted ischemic heart disease (IHD) in the Copenhagen City Heart Study population...
  35. doi request reprint Time-dependent confounding in the study of the effects of regular physical activity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: an application of the marginal structural model
    Judith Garcia-Aymerich
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Ann Epidemiol 18:775-83. 2008
    ..We sought to assess the presence of time-dependent confounding in the association between physical activity and COPD development and course by comparing risk estimates between standard statistical methods and MSMs...
  36. pmc A population-based study of morbidity and mortality in mannose-binding lectin deficiency
    Morten Dahl
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry 54M1, Herlev Ringvej 75, Herlev University Hospital, DK 2730 Herlev, Denmark
    J Exp Med 199:1391-9. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that MBL deficiency is not a major risk factor for morbidity or death in the adult Caucasian population...
  37. ncbi request reprint Regular physical activity modifies smoking-related lung function decline and reduces risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a population-based cohort study
    Judith Garcia-Aymerich
    Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica IMIM, Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:458-63. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that higher levels of regular physical activity could reduce the risk of COPD by modifying smoking-related lung function decline...
  38. ncbi request reprint Platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Pl(A2)/Pl(A2) homozygosity associated with risk of ischemic cardiovascular disease and myocardial infarction in young men: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Stig E Bojesen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Herlev University Hospital, Herlev, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:661-7. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Social network diversity and risks of ischemic heart disease and total mortality: findings from the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    John C Barefoot
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:960-7. 2005
    ..83 (95% CI: 0.73, 0.95) and 0.82 (95% CI: 0.67, 1.00). These data suggest that health benefits are derived from the diversity of social roles, especially those involving intimate relationships...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Mortality associated with physical activity in leisure time, at work, in sports and cycling to work]
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Institut for Idraet, Københavns Universitet, Nørre Allé 51, DK 2200 København N
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:1501-6. 2002
    ..Few studies have investigated this association in women and the independent effects of cycling to work and participation in sports...
  41. doi request reprint The combined influence of leisure-time physical activity and weekly alcohol intake on fatal ischaemic heart disease and all-cause mortality
    Jane Østergaard Pedersen
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 2nd Floor, 1399 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 29:204-12. 2008
    ..To determine the combined influence of leisure-time physical activity and weekly alcohol intake on the risk of subsequent fatal ischaemic heart disease (IHD) and all-cause mortality...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Exercise, longevity and well-being--the Osterbro study]
    Peter Schnohr
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:206. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint [Six case-control studies from the Osterbro-study (The Copenhagen City Heart Study). Angiotensinogen mutations and risk of myocardial and cerebral ischemia]
    Amar A Sethi
    Klinisk biokjemisk avd, Herlev Universitets Hospital
    Lakartidningen 99:2392-3. 2002
  44. ncbi request reprint [Self-reported stress and risk of breast cancer--a secondary publication]
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, København K
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:587-9. 2006
    ..Women reporting high levels of stress were at lower risk of breast cancer (hazard ratio = 0.60; 95% CI: 0.37-0.97) than women reporting low levels of stress. This association was most pronounced among women who received hormone therapy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Hepatic lipase mutations,elevated high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and increased risk of ischemic heart disease: the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Rolf V Andersen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Herlev University Hospital, Herlev Ringvej 75, DK 2730 Herlev, Denmark
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1972-82. 2003
    ..Our primary hypothesis was that these SNPs associate with IHD after adjustment for HDL levels...
  46. ncbi request reprint Self-reported stress and risk of endometrial cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Psychosom Med 69:383-9. 2007
    ..Psychological stress may affect the synthesis and metabolism of estrogens and thereby be related to risk of endometrial cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Vital exhaustion as a risk factor for ischaemic heart disease and all-cause mortality in a community sample. A prospective study of 4084 men and 5479 women in the Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Eva Prescott
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 32:990-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to describe prevalence of these symptoms in a community sample and determine whether they prospectively predict increased risk of IHD and all-cause mortality in men and women...
  48. ncbi request reprint Nonfasting triglycerides and risk of myocardial infarction, ischemic heart disease, and death in men and women
    Børge G Nordestgaard
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Herlev University Hospital, Herlev, Denmark
    JAMA 298:299-308. 2007
    ..Elevated nonfasting triglycerides indicate the presence of remnant lipoproteins, which may promote atherosclerosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Factor V Leiden and the risk for venous thromboembolism in the adult Danish population
    Klaus Juul
    Herlev University Hospital, Herlev, Denmark
    Ann Intern Med 140:330-7. 2004
    ..Odds ratios for venous thromboembolism (deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism) derived from case-control studies range from 3 to 16 for heterozygotes compared with noncarriers and up to 79 for homozygotes compared with noncarriers...
  50. pmc Self reported stress and risk of breast cancer: prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    BMJ 331:548. 2005
    ..To assess the relation between self reported intensity and frequency of stress and first time incidence of primary breast cancer...
  51. ncbi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphism in the low-density lipoprotein receptor is associated with a threefold risk of stroke. A case-control and prospective study
    Ruth Frikke-Schmidt
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur Heart J 25:943-51. 2004
    ..In contrast, only a single common amino acid-changing polymorphism (A370T) has been reported in this gene. The association of this polymorphism with variations in lipid levels is at present unclear...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Morbidity and mortality in persons with mannose-binding lectin deficiency. The Osterbro study]
    Morten Dahl
    Amtssygehuset i Herlev, Klinisk Biokemisk Afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:4606-9. 2004
  53. ncbi request reprint [Exercise ECG versus myocardial scintigraphy and coronary arteriography]
    Kari Saunamaki
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:4620-1; author reply 4621-2. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Zinc Finger Protein 202: a new candidate gene for ischemic heart disease: The Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Maria C A Stene
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, KB 3011, Section for Molecular Genetics, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 188:43-50. 2006
    ..We tested the hypothesis that a common variant in ZNF202, A154V, predicts risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD), myocardial infarction (MI), and ischemic cerebrovascular disease (ICVD)...
  55. ncbi request reprint The ischemic electrocardiogram: a harbinger for ischemic heart disease independent of the blood pressure level. The Copenhagen City Heart Study
    Carsten Toftager Larsen
    Department of Cardiology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, 2900 Hellerup, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:301-9. 2005
    ..LVH by ECG voltage-only was associated with no statistically increased risk, except for men treated for arterial hypertension...
  56. doi request reprint Association of loss-of-function mutations in the ABCA1 gene with high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels and risk of ischemic heart disease
    Ruth Frikke-Schmidt
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Herlev Hospital
    JAMA 299:2524-32. 2008
    ..Low levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol are inversely related to cardiovascular risk. Whether this is a causal effect is unclear...