Bodil Hammer Bech

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aarhus
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of reducing caffeine intake on birth weight and length of gestation: randomised controlled trial
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Institute of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Aarhus, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    BMJ 334:409. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth and slow metabolizers of caffeine: comparison by genotypes
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:948-53. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Coffee and fetal death: a cohort study with prospective data
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 162:983-90. 2005
  4. pmc Infertility, infertility treatment, and mixed-handedness in children
    Jin Liang Zhu
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Bartholins Alle 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Early Hum Dev 85:745-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Neonatal jaundice, autism, and other disorders of psychological development
    Rikke Damkjaer Maimburg
    Aarhus University, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Bartholins Alle 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Pediatrics 126:872-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity, gestational weight gain and preterm birth: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Ellen Aagaard Nohr
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:5-14. 2007
  7. pmc Prenatal antidepressant exposure and risk of spontaneous abortion - a population-based study
    Maiken Ina Siegismund Kjaersgaard
    Department of Public Health, Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e72095. 2013
  8. pmc Handedness and time to pregnancy
    Jin Liang Zhu
    Department of Epidemiology, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Epidemiology 20:52-5. 2009
  9. pmc Parental infertility and sexual maturation in children
    Jin Liang Zhu
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 24:445-50. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Neonatal jaundice: a risk factor for infantile autism?
    Rikke Damkjaer Maimburg
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:562-8. 2008

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Publications21

  1. pmc Effect of reducing caffeine intake on birth weight and length of gestation: randomised controlled trial
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Institute of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Aarhus, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    BMJ 334:409. 2007
    ..To estimate the effect of reducing caffeine intake during pregnancy on birth weight and length of gestation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Stillbirth and slow metabolizers of caffeine: comparison by genotypes
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:948-53. 2006
    ..Gluthatione S-transferase alpha1 (GSTA1) may also be active in the metabolism of caffeine as it conjugates glutathione to aromatic amines. Our study, therefore, included analyses of the association between GSTA1 and stillbirth...
  3. ncbi request reprint Coffee and fetal death: a cohort study with prospective data
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 162:983-90. 2005
    ..Consumption of coffee during pregnancy was associated with a higher risk of fetal death, especially losses occurring after 20 completed weeks of gestation...
  4. pmc Infertility, infertility treatment, and mixed-handedness in children
    Jin Liang Zhu
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Bartholins Alle 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Early Hum Dev 85:745-9. 2009
    ..Mixed-handedness, which may reflect atypical brain laterality, has been linked to a number of medical conditions as well as prenatal stress...
  5. doi request reprint Neonatal jaundice, autism, and other disorders of psychological development
    Rikke Damkjaer Maimburg
    Aarhus University, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Bartholins Alle 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Pediatrics 126:872-8. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity, gestational weight gain and preterm birth: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Ellen Aagaard Nohr
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:5-14. 2007
    ..We concluded that prepregnancy obesity was associated with a higher risk of PPROM and early induced preterm deliveries...
  7. pmc Prenatal antidepressant exposure and risk of spontaneous abortion - a population-based study
    Maiken Ina Siegismund Kjaersgaard
    Department of Public Health, Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e72095. 2013
    ..To estimate the risk of spontaneous abortion after use of antidepressant medication during pregnancy...
  8. pmc Handedness and time to pregnancy
    Jin Liang Zhu
    Department of Epidemiology, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Epidemiology 20:52-5. 2009
    ..Nonright-handedness, particularly mixed-handedness, has been associated with a number of medical conditions. We examined whether handedness was associated with fecundity, measured by time to pregnancy...
  9. pmc Parental infertility and sexual maturation in children
    Jin Liang Zhu
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 24:445-50. 2009
    ..The reproductive health of children born of infertile couples may be affected by infertility treatment or factors associated with infertility. We examined sexual maturation in children of parents with infertility...
  10. doi request reprint Neonatal jaundice: a risk factor for infantile autism?
    Rikke Damkjaer Maimburg
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:562-8. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that hyperbilirubinaemia and neurological abnormalities in the neonatal period are important factors to consider when studying causes of infantile autism...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prepregnancy obesity and fetal death: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Ellen Aagaard Nohr
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 106:250-9. 2005
    ..To examine the association between high prepregnancy body mass index and fetal death, allowing for the effects of gestational age, weight gain, and maternal diseases in pregnancy...
  12. pmc Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in pregnancy and congenital malformations: population based cohort study
    Lars Henning Pedersen
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, Bartolin Allé 2, DK 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
    BMJ 339:b3569. 2009
    ..To investigate any association between selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) taken during pregnancy and congenital major malformations...
  13. doi request reprint Obstetric outcome in Danish children with a validated diagnosis of kernicterus
    Rikke Damkjaer Maimburg
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:1011-6. 2009
    ..To validate the use of the kernicterus diagnosis in a clinical register in Denmark and to describe occurrence and obstetric outcome in children with a validated kernicterus diagnosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Data resource profile: the Aarhus Birth Cohort Biobank (ABC Biobank)
    Lotte Maxild Mortensen
    Section for Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark, AROS Applied Biotechnology A S, Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark and Department of Paediatrics, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1697-701. 2013
    ..Plasma, buffy coat, erythrocyte suspension and tissue from the umbilical cord are stored at -80°C. All researchers can apply for access to the database. For more details, see www.ab-biobank.dk or tbh@dadlnet.dk. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Epilepsy and febrile seizures in children of treated and untreated subfertile couples
    Yuelian Sun
    The Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 22:215-20. 2007
    ..Only few studies have addressed the long-term neurological outcomes of children born by subfertile couples. We studied the risk of epilepsy and febrile seizures in children of treated and untreated subfertile couples...
  16. ncbi request reprint Coffee and smoking as risk factors of twin pregnancies: the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Maria M Morales-Suarez-Varela
    Unit of Public Health and Environmental Care, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Valencia, Spain
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:597-603. 2007
    ..Others have found coffee intake to increase twinning rates but that is not seen in these data...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Does maternal consumption of coffee during pregnancy increase the risk of stillbirth and infant death? A prospective follow-up study]
    Kirsten Wisborg
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Skejby Sygehus, Perinatal Epidemiologisk Forskningsenhed, Gynaekologisk obstetrisk Afdeling og Paediatrisk Afdeling, Aarhus Universitet, Germany
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:278-81. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint [Pregnancy and caffeine]
    Bodil Hammer Bech
    Center for Epidemiologisk Grundforskning, Aarhus Universitet, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Arhus C
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:4543-5. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint [Coffee and stillbirth]
    Kirsten Wisborg
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1911. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Periconceptional smoking and the male to female ratio in the offspring--re-assessment of a recently proposed hypothesis
    Carsten Obel
    Int J Epidemiol 32:470-1; author reply 471. 2003
  21. pmc Maternal consumption of coffee during pregnancy and stillbirth and infant death in first year of life: prospective study
    Kirsten Wisborg
    Perinatal Epidemiological Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    BMJ 326:420. 2003
    ..To study the association between coffee consumption during pregnancy and the risk of stillbirth and infant death in the first year of life...