M Frisch

Summary

Affiliation: Statens Serum Institut
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Same-sex marriage, autoimmune thyroid gland dysfunction and other autoimmune diseases in Denmark 1989-2008
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 29:63-71. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Marriage, cohabitation and mortality in Denmark: national cohort study of 6.5 million persons followed for up to three decades (1982-2011)
    Morten Frisch
    Statens Serum Institut, Department of Epidemiology Research, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 42:559-78. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Cultural bias in the AAP's 2012 Technical Report and Policy Statement on male circumcision
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen and Center for Sexology Research, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
    Pediatrics 131:796-800. 2013
  4. pmc Environmental risk factors differ between rheumatoid arthritis with and without auto-antibodies against cyclic citrullinated peptides
    Merete Pedersen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arthritis Res Ther 8:R133. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma in the United States
    M Frisch
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 11:489-95. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Reproductive patterns and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk in Danish women and men
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:673-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus-associated cancers in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    M Frisch
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1500-10. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood family correlates of heterosexual and homosexual marriages: a national cohort study of two million Danes
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arch Sex Behav 35:533-47. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Cancer in a population-based cohort of men and women in registered homosexual partnerships
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 157:966-72. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of cancer with AIDS-related immunosuppression in adults
    M Frisch
    Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    JAMA 285:1736-45. 2001

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. doi request reprint Same-sex marriage, autoimmune thyroid gland dysfunction and other autoimmune diseases in Denmark 1989-2008
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 29:63-71. 2014
    ..Lesbians and immunologically competent gay men in same-sex marriage face no unusual overall risk of autoimmune diseases. However, the observed increased risk of thyroid dysfunction in these lesbians and gay men deserves further study. ..
  2. doi request reprint Marriage, cohabitation and mortality in Denmark: national cohort study of 6.5 million persons followed for up to three decades (1982-2011)
    Morten Frisch
    Statens Serum Institut, Department of Epidemiology Research, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 42:559-78. 2013
    ..Living arrangements have changed markedly in recent decades, so we wanted to provide an up-to-date assessment of mortality as a function of marital status and cohabitation status in a complete population...
  3. doi request reprint Cultural bias in the AAP's 2012 Technical Report and Policy Statement on male circumcision
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen and Center for Sexology Research, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
    Pediatrics 131:796-800. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Environmental risk factors differ between rheumatoid arthritis with and without auto-antibodies against cyclic citrullinated peptides
    Merete Pedersen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arthritis Res Ther 8:R133. 2006
    ..Major differences in risk factor profiles suggest distinct etiologies for anti-CCP-positive and anti-CCP-negative RA...
  5. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma in the United States
    M Frisch
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 11:489-95. 2000
    ..Tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) may differ etiologically from other oral cancers. The aim of this study was to provide a detailed description of the incidence patterns of tonsillar SCC in the United States...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reproductive patterns and non-Hodgkin lymphoma risk in Danish women and men
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:673-9. 2006
    ..001). Pregnancies have limited impact, if any, on subsequent NHL risk in women. Our findings in men need replication, but, if verified, they may reflect lymphomagenesis-associated male subfertility prior to NHL diagnosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus-associated cancers in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    M Frisch
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1500-10. 2000
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine if the high frequency of these cancers is due to lifestyle factors associated with both HPV and HIV infections or to immunosuppression following HIV infection...
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood family correlates of heterosexual and homosexual marriages: a national cohort study of two million Danes
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arch Sex Behav 35:533-47. 2006
    ..Our study provides population-based, prospective evidence that childhood family experiences are important determinants of heterosexual and homosexual marriage decisions in adulthood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cancer in a population-based cohort of men and women in registered homosexual partnerships
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 157:966-72. 2003
    ..8, 1.3). With anal squamous carcinoma and HIV/AIDS-associated cancers as notable exceptions in men, cancer incidence rates among homosexual persons in marriage-like partnerships are similar to those prevailing in society at large...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of cancer with AIDS-related immunosuppression in adults
    M Frisch
    Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    JAMA 285:1736-45. 2001
    ....
  11. pmc Mortality among men and women in same-sex marriage: a national cohort study of 8333 Danes
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Am J Public Health 99:133-7. 2009
    ..We studied overall mortality in a demographically defined, complete cohort of gay men and lesbians to address recent claims of markedly shorter life spans among homosexual persons...
  12. doi request reprint Body size at birth and same-sex marriage in young adulthood
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arch Sex Behav 39:117-23. 2010
    ..Novel findings of smaller average body measures at birth in same-sex marrying men need replication. Factors affecting intrauterine growth may somehow influence sexual and partner-related choices in adulthood...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Sexually transmitted infection as a cause of anal cancer]
    M Frisch
    Afdeling for Epidemiologisk Forskning, Statens Serum Institut, København
    Ugeskr Laeger 160:7109-17. 1998
    ..It is concluded that most anal cancers appear to be caused by sexually transmitted types of human papillomaviruses and, consequently, that anal cancer is a potentially preventable neoplasm...
  14. pmc Appendicitis, mesenteric lymphadenitis, and subsequent risk of ulcerative colitis: cohort studies in Sweden and Denmark
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Division of Epidemiology, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    BMJ 338:b716. 2009
    ..To determine whether the repeatedly observed low risk of ulcerative colitis after appendicectomy is related to the appendicectomy itself or the underlying morbidity, notably appendicitis or mesenteric lymphadenitis...
  15. doi request reprint Male circumcision and sexual function in men and women: a survey-based, cross-sectional study in Denmark
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1367-81. 2011
    ..In Denmark (~5% circumcised), we examined associations of male circumcision with a range of sexual measures in both sexes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy in adulthood and the risk of inflammatory bowel diseases
    M Frisch
    Dept of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institute, Copenhagen
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1175-7. 2002
    ..There is controversy as to whether appendectomy protects against the development of ulcerative colitis, but the possible impact of appendectomies performed in adulthood has not been systematically investigated...
  17. pmc Benign anal lesions, inflammatory bowel disease and risk for high-risk human papillomavirus-positive and -negative anal carcinoma
    M Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 78:1534-8. 1998
    ..Moreover, benign anal lesions appear not to be linked to an alternative, hrHPV-unassociated causal pathway to anal cancer. Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease were not supported as causal factors for anal cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk of second cancers in classical Kaposi's sarcoma
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Int J Cancer 73:840-3. 1997
    ..The high relative risk of malignant lymphoma immediately after KS was based on a limited number of cases, and this observation is unlikely to indicate a common etiology...
  19. ncbi request reprint Birth order, sibship size and risk of Hodgkin's disease in children and young adults: a population-based study of 31 million person-years
    T Westergaard
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Int J Cancer 72:977-81. 1997
    ..Our findings are compatible with the hypothesis that delayed exposure to infection may be a risk factor for HD in young adults, and that early exposure perhaps to another infectious agent may increase the risk of HD in children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking as a risk factor in anal carcinoma: an antiestrogenic mechanism?
    M Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:708-15. 1999
    ..Smoking was recently suggested to increase the risk of anal cancer more in premenopausal women than in postmenopausal women. Thus, we used our population-based anal cancer case-control study in Denmark and Sweden to test this hypothesis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Non-melanoma skin cancer may be a marker of poor prognosis in patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 85:639-42. 2000
    ..If substantiated in other settings, NHL patients with prior non-melanoma skin cancer may constitute a subgroup of lymphoma patients in need of particular therapeutic attention...
  22. ncbi request reprint Associations between smoking and adenocarcinomas and squamous cell carcinomas of the uterine cervix (United States)
    J V Lacey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:153-61. 2001
    ..Few studies of smoking and cervical carcinoma have addressed the rare cervical adenocarcinomas or used DNA-based tests to control for human papillomavirus (HPV) infection...
  23. doi request reprint Autoimmune diseases in patients with multiple sclerosis and their first-degree relatives: a nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    N M Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Mult Scler 14:823-9. 2008
    ..Multiple sclerosis (MS) and other autoimmune diseases might cluster. Our aim was to estimate the relative risk (RR) of other autoimmune diseases among MS patients and their first-degree relatives in a population-based cohort study...
  24. pmc Anal carcinoma in inflammatory bowel disease
    M Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 83:89-90. 2000
    ..3 expected during 99,229 person-years of observation, (standardized incidence ratio = 1.6; 95 confidence interval: 0.2-5.7). Anal squamous cell carcinoma is rare even in inflammatory bowel disease...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk of Hodgkin's disease and other cancers after infectious mononucleosis
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1522-8. 2000
    ..In addition, the general cancer profile among patients who have had infectious mononucleosis has been sparsely studied...
  26. doi request reprint National cohort study of reproductive risk factors for rheumatoid arthritis in Denmark: a role for hyperemesis, gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia?
    K T Jørgensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:358-63. 2010
    ..A study was undertaken to address the possible impact of live births, pregnancy losses and pregnancy complications on the subsequent risk of RA in a nationwide cohort study...
  27. pmc Recent increase in the incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among young men and women in Denmark
    H Hjalgrim
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Seruminstitut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 73:951-4. 1996
    ..The remarkable and parallel time trends observed in young men and women in recent years indicate that factors other than AIDS must be considered...
  28. pmc Epidemiology of Kaposi's sarcoma in the Nordic countries before the AIDS epidemic
    H Hjalgrim
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Seruminstitut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 74:1499-502. 1996
    ..These observations cannot be explained by registrational procedures or known risk factors for KS, and argue that environmental factors play an important role in the development of the disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy and subsequent risk of inflammatory bowel diseases
    M Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Surgery 130:36-43. 2001
    ..The excess of Crohn's disease shortly after appendectomy most likely reflects differential diagnostic problems in patients newly presenting with abdominal pain...
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk of T-cell lymphomas in persons with AIDS
    R J Biggar
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 26:371-6. 2001
    ..HIV-related immunodeficiency could be important, but differences between the population developing AIDS and the general population (e. g., immigration from the Caribbean region for ATLL) might independently increase T-cell lymphoma risk...
  31. doi request reprint Socioeconomic risk factors for bacterial gastrointestinal infections
    Jacob Simonsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 19:282-90. 2008
    ..Bacterial gastrointestinal infections cause considerable morbidity in industrialized countries, but little is known about socioeconomic factors affecting the risk of infection...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in Denmark following exposure to poliovirus vaccine contaminated with simian virus 40
    Eric A Engels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:532-9. 2003
    ..To clarify whether SV40 infection increases risk of these cancers or of cancers arising in children, we examined cancer incidence in three Danish birth cohorts...
  33. doi request reprint Socio-demographic factors, reproductive history and risk of osteoarthritis in a cohort of 4.6 million Danish women and men
    K T Jørgensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 19:1176-82. 2011
    ..We studied possible influences of educational level, household income, marital status and parenting patterns on OA risk overall and at anatomical sites...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cancer and diabetes--a follow-up study of two population-based cohorts of diabetic patients
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 241:471-5. 1997
    ..To study the occurrence of cancer amongst patients with diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cytokines, autoantibodies and viral antibodies in premorbid and postdiagnostic sera from patients with rheumatoid arthritis: case-control study nested in a cohort of Norwegian blood donors
    K T Jørgensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:860-6. 2008
    ..To assess the timing of changes in cytokines, cytokine-related markers, autoantibodies and viral antibodies in the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  36. pmc Cancers associated with Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) in AIDS: a link between KS herpesvirus and immunoblastic lymphoma
    E A Engels
    Viral Epidemiology Branch and Biostatistics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 85:1298-303. 2001
    ..Our findings, and the previously demonstrated presence of KSHV in the histologically related primary effusion lymphoma, suggest that KSHV is involved in the pathogenesis of some immunoblastic lymphomas...
  37. doi request reprint In situ and invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva in Denmark 1978-2007-a nationwide population-based study
    L Baandrup
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Gynecol Oncol 122:45-9. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence of vulvar carcinoma in situ (CIS) and cancer of squamous cell (SC) origin in Denmark in the period 1978-2007...
  38. ncbi request reprint Childhood exposure to simian virus 40-contaminated poliovirus vaccine and risk of AIDS-associated non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Eric A Engels
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 106:283-7. 2003
    ..Our findings do not support a role for SV40 in lymphomagenesis among immunosuppressed persons...
  39. pmc High incidence of classical Kaposi's sarcoma in Iceland and the Faroe Islands
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 77:1190-3. 1998
    ..3 (Iceland) and 0.5 (the Faroe Islands). These are among the highest rates ever reported. No explanation for the high rates of Kaposi's sarcoma in these two North Atlantic communities could be identified...
  40. pmc Testicular cancer risk and maternal parity: a population-based cohort study
    T Westergaard
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 77:1180-5. 1998
    ..The increase in the proportion of first-borns in the population has only contributed marginally to the increase in testicular cancer incidence...
  41. pmc Incidence rates of classical Kaposi's sarcoma and multiple myeloma do not correlate
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 78:419-20. 1998
    ..24, P = 0.42, 13 pairs) did the incidences of the two conditions correlate. This absence of correlation does not support the hypothesis that Kaposi's sarcoma and multiple myeloma share a common aetiology, such as HHV-8...
  42. ncbi request reprint Incidence patterns of lyme disease and cutaneous B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the United States
    L Munksgaard
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dermatology 201:351-2. 2000
    ..Several reports have suggested a link between infection with Borrelia burgdorferi (the spirochete causing Lyme disease) and development of cutaneous B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (CBCL)...
  43. doi request reprint Fatherhood status and prostate cancer risk
    Kristian T Jørgensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research at Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer 112:919-23. 2008
    ..Recently, it was proposed that childless men are at lower prostate cancer risk than men with children and that men with sons may be at lower risk than men with daughters only...
  44. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between group B meningococcal disease and autoimmune disease
    Michael Howitz
    Department of Epidemiology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1327-34. 2007
    ..Because systemic infection with GBM induces serum antibody in adults, we investigated whether persons with a history of GBM disease are at increased risk of developing autoimmune diseases...
  45. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunctions and difficulties in denmark: prevalence and associated sociodemographic factors
    Birgitte S Christensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arch Sex Behav 40:121-32. 2011
    ..Sexual dysfunctions seem to be more common among persons who experience economic hardship in the family...
  46. doi request reprint Risk factors for invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva and vagina--population-based case-control study in Denmark
    Birgitte S Madsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 122:2827-34. 2008
    ..HPV vaccination programs aimed at reducing the burden of cervical cancers are likely to also provide considerable protection against VV-SCCs...
  47. doi request reprint Antibiotic use and inflammatory bowel diseases in childhood
    Anders Hviid
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Gut 60:49-54. 2011
    ..Antibiotics have the potential to alter the composition of the intestinal microflora. A study was undertaken to evaluate the potential association between use of antibiotics and IBD in childhood...
  48. doi request reprint Risk factors for squamous cell carcinoma of the penis--population-based case-control study in Denmark
    Birgitte Schütt Madsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2683-91. 2008
    ..The association with priapism was unexpected and needs replication...
  49. ncbi request reprint Diet and risk of rheumatoid arthritis in a prospective cohort
    Merete Pedersen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Rheumatol 32:1249-52. 2005
    ..To assess the association between dietary factors and risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in a large prospective cohort...
  50. doi request reprint Autoimmune diseases in women with Turner's syndrome
    Kristian T Jørgensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens, Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arthritis Rheum 62:658-66. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate whether the autoimmune disease profile in women with Turner's syndrome is characterized by diseases with a female or male predominance...
  51. doi request reprint Cesarean delivery and risk of intestinal bacterial infection
    Peter Bager
    Dept of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Infect Dis 201:898-902. 2010
    ..We determined whether delivery by c-section is associated with an altered risk of infection with intestinal bacterial pathogens...
  52. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and risk of rheumatoid arthritis: a Danish case-control study
    Merete Pedersen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Insitut, DK 2300 København S, Denmark
    J Rheumatol 33:1069-74. 2006
    ..To examine whether markers of socioeconomic status (SES) are associated with risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and if so, whether selected lifestyle-related factors could explain this association...
  53. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of Hodgkin's lymphoma after infectious mononucleosis
    Henrik Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    N Engl J Med 349:1324-32. 2003
    ..Infectious mononucleosis-related Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection has been associated with an increased risk of Hodgkin's lymphoma in young adults. Whether the association is causal remains unclear...
  54. ncbi request reprint Validity of rheumatoid arthritis diagnoses in the Danish National Patient Registry
    Merete Pedersen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:1097-103. 2004
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint [Human papillomavirus and the risk of anogenital cancer]
    Mads Melbye
    Afdeling for Epidemiologisk Forskning, Center for Epidemiologisk Grundforskning, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 København S
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5950-3. 2002
    ..This review describes the general aspects of the natural history of anogenital HPV infections and summarises the evidence for an association between HPV and cancers of the uterine cervix, vulva, anus and penis...
  56. ncbi request reprint Sibship characteristics and risk of multiple sclerosis: a nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    Peter Bager
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1112-7. 2006
    ..singleton birth) or with the age of the mother or father at birth. These results do not lend support to the hypothesis that number of older siblings or any of the other sibship characteristics studied is associated with risk of MS...
  57. ncbi request reprint Type 1 diabetes and multiple sclerosis: A Danish population-based cohort study
    Nete M Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S Denmark
    Arch Neurol 63:1001-4. 2006
    ..Although HLA patterns of T1D and MS are considered mutually exclusive, individual and familial co-occurrence of the 2 diseases has been reported...
  58. ncbi request reprint Childhood infections and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Peter Bager
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Brain 127:2491-7. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that measles, rubella, mumps, varicella, pertussis and scarlet fever, even if acquired late in childhood, are not associated with increased risk of multiple sclerosis later in life...
  59. ncbi request reprint Strong combined gene-environment effects in anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide-positive rheumatoid arthritis: a nationwide case-control study in Denmark
    Merete Pedersen
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Arthritis Rheum 56:1446-53. 2007
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Does pregnancy induce the shedding of premalignant ovarian cells?
    Klaus Rostgaard
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 14:168-73. 2003
    ..High parity is associated with reduced risk of ovarian cancer. One hypothesis is that pregnancy is associated with clearance of a fraction of the genetically modified (premalignant) cells from the ovaries...
  61. ncbi request reprint Familial risk of multiple sclerosis: a nationwide cohort study
    Nete Munk Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 162:774-8. 2005
    ..5% in women and 0.3% for men. Spouses of MS patients did not experience an increased risk of MS, suggesting no major role for environmental factors acting in adulthood...
  62. doi request reprint Reproductive factors and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus: nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    Constance J Ulff-Møller
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Rheumatol 36:1903-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated the relationship between parity and pregnancy losses and subsequent risk of SLE in a population-based cohort study...
  63. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection and risk for hepatocellular carcinoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma in AIDS
    Eric A Engels
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NIH, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 8010, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:536-41. 2002
    ..These data suggest an effect of HCV infection on HCC risk among adults with AIDS. On the other hand, NHL risk was not higher for groups in whom HCV infection was prevalent...
  64. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and risk of Parkinson's disease: a Danish nationwide cohort study
    N M Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Neurol 21:107-11. 2014
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between MS and PD in a historically prospective cohort study using Danish nationwide register data...
  65. doi request reprint Multiple human papilloma virus types in cervical infections: competition or synergy?
    Nina Mejlhede
    Department of Virology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    APMIS 118:346-52. 2010
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors of rheumatoid arthritis]
    Merete Bendixen
    Center for Epidemiologisk Grundforskning, Afdeling for Epidemiologisk Forskning, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 København S
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1020-3. 2003
    ..Future etiological studies should aim at providing a better insight into the interaction between different risk factors...
  67. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune diseases in a Danish cohort of 4,866 carriers of constitutional structural chromosomal rearrangements
    Iben Bache
    Wilhelm Johannsen Centre for Functional Genome Research, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Arthritis Rheum 56:2402-9. 2007
    ..In an attempt to find genetic clues to their etiologies, we studied the risk of autoimmune diseases in a Danish cohort of CSCR carriers...
  68. ncbi request reprint Correlations between Epstein-Barr virus antibody levels and risk factors for multiple sclerosis in healthy individuals
    T R Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Mult Scler 13:420-3. 2007
    ..Female gender, human leukocyte antigen (HLA) DR2, tobacco smoking and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) are established risk factors for multiple sclerosis (MS). Their possible interaction however, has been sparsely studied...
  69. doi request reprint Enteric Salmonella or Campylobacter infections and the risk of inflammatory bowel disease
    Tine Jess
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Gut 60:318-24. 2011
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Re: "Estimation of risk of cancers before occurrence of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus"
    Eric A Engels
    Am J Epidemiol 157:955; author reply 955-6. 2003
  71. pmc The risk of developing Crohn's disease after an appendectomy: a population-based cohort study in Sweden and Denmark
    Gilaad G Kaplan
    MGH Crohn s and Colitis Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gut 56:1387-92. 2007
    ..The relationship between appendectomy and Crohn's disease is controversial. A Swedish-Danish cohort study was conducted to assess the risk of developing Crohn's disease after an appendectomy...
  72. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy and ulcerative colitis
    Morten Frisch
    Epidemiology 16:131-2; author reply 132-3. 2005
  73. ncbi request reprint On the etiology of anal squamous carcinoma
    Morten Frisch
    Statens Serum Institut, Department of Epidemiological Research, Artillerivej 3, DK 2300 København S
    Dan Med Bull 49:194-209. 2002
    ..It this optimism is justified, the future may bring drastic reductions in the incidence of HPV-associated morbidities, including SC...
  74. ncbi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma and HIV infection
    Eric A Engels
    Lancet 359:497-8. 2002
    ..4 (95% CI 4.9-29.1) compared with the general population. These results suggest that immune suppression induced by the human immunodeficiency virus increases MCC risk...
  75. doi request reprint Linking fatherhood to prostate cancer risk
    Kristian T Jørgensen
    Future Oncol 4:137-40. 2008
  76. pmc Inverse association between appendicectomy and ulcerative colitis
    Morten Frisch
    BMJ 332:561-2. 2006
  77. pmc Health needs of women who have sex with women: evidence is lacking that women who have sex with women are high risk group for cancer
    Morten Frisch
    BMJ 328:464; author reply 464. 2004
  78. ncbi request reprint [Surgery performed on healthy genitals of children--for how long? Debate about the conflict between parental rights and basic human rights of children]
    Morten Frisch
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:6045-7. 2002