K Borch-Johnsen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi Assessment of coronary risk in general practice in relation to the use of guidelines: a survey in Denmark
    T F Thomsen
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Medical Department M, University Hospital, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 33:300-4. 2001
  2. ncbi A cross-validation of risk-scores for coronary heart disease mortality based on data from the Glostrup Population Studies and Framingham Heart Study
    Troels F Thomsen
    Copenhagen County Centre for Preventive Medicine, Medical Department M, Glostrup University Hospital, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 31:817-22. 2002
  3. ncbi A new method for CHD prediction and prevention based on regional risk scores and randomized clinical trials; PRECARD and the Copenhagen Risk Score
    T F Thomsen
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Medical Department M, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Risk 8:291-7. 2001
  4. doi Five-year change in physical activity is associated with changes in cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Inter99 study
    M Aadahl
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, The Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup University Hospital, Ndr Ringvej 57, Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 48:326-31. 2009
  5. ncbi The Dietary Quality Score: validation and association with cardiovascular risk factors: the Inter99 study
    U Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:270-8. 2007
  6. ncbi Increasing prevalence of diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance among 60-year-old Danes
    T Drivsholm
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
    Diabet Med 18:126-32. 2001
  7. ncbi Normal values for ambulatory blood pressure and differences between casual blood pressure and ambulatory blood pressure: results from a Danish population survey
    S L Rasmussen
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Medical Department C, Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Hypertens 16:1415-24. 1998
  8. ncbi Relative validity of a food frequency questionnaire used in the Inter99 study
    U Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1038-46. 2008
  9. ncbi The comparison of venous plasma glucose and whole blood capillary glucose in diagnoses of Type 2 diabetes: a population-based screening study
    A Sandbaek
    Department of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Arhus, Denmark
    Diabet Med 22:1173-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Serum lipids of Greenland Inuit in relation to Inuit genetic heritage, westernisation and migration
    P Bjerregaard
    Division for Research in Greenland, National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 174:391-8. 2004

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Publications59

  1. ncbi Assessment of coronary risk in general practice in relation to the use of guidelines: a survey in Denmark
    T F Thomsen
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Medical Department M, University Hospital, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 33:300-4. 2001
    ..There is a considerable gap between recommended and actually conducted preventive cardiology in general practice. The effect of guidelines is not fully evaluated...
  2. ncbi A cross-validation of risk-scores for coronary heart disease mortality based on data from the Glostrup Population Studies and Framingham Heart Study
    Troels F Thomsen
    Copenhagen County Centre for Preventive Medicine, Medical Department M, Glostrup University Hospital, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 31:817-22. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi A new method for CHD prediction and prevention based on regional risk scores and randomized clinical trials; PRECARD and the Copenhagen Risk Score
    T F Thomsen
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Medical Department M, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
    J Cardiovasc Risk 8:291-7. 2001
    ..A new method for implementing the recommended clinical practice in preventive cardiology is described...
  4. doi Five-year change in physical activity is associated with changes in cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Inter99 study
    M Aadahl
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, The Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup University Hospital, Ndr Ringvej 57, Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 48:326-31. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether five-year changes in self-reported physical activity level were associated with changes in waist circumference, weight, serum lipids and blood pressure...
  5. ncbi The Dietary Quality Score: validation and association with cardiovascular risk factors: the Inter99 study
    U Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:270-8. 2007
    ..To develop and assess the validity of the Dietary Quality Score (DQS) and investigate the association with cardiovascular risk factors...
  6. ncbi Increasing prevalence of diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance among 60-year-old Danes
    T Drivsholm
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
    Diabet Med 18:126-32. 2001
    ..The study also examined whether or not the change in prevalence of diabetes and IGT could be explained by changes in body mass index (BMI) and physical activity...
  7. ncbi Normal values for ambulatory blood pressure and differences between casual blood pressure and ambulatory blood pressure: results from a Danish population survey
    S L Rasmussen
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Medical Department C, Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Hypertens 16:1415-24. 1998
    ..To determine normal values for 24 h ambulatory blood pressure in a Danish population and to study the relationship to casual blood pressure...
  8. ncbi Relative validity of a food frequency questionnaire used in the Inter99 study
    U Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1038-46. 2008
    ..To evaluate the validity of the Inter99 food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) compared with a 28-days' diet history and biomarkers...
  9. ncbi The comparison of venous plasma glucose and whole blood capillary glucose in diagnoses of Type 2 diabetes: a population-based screening study
    A Sandbaek
    Department of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Arhus, Denmark
    Diabet Med 22:1173-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the degree of concordance between venous plasma glucose (PG) and capillary whole blood glucose (BG) in diagnosing Type 2 diabetes and to compare the prevalence of confirmed and unconfirmed Type 2 diabetes...
  10. ncbi Serum lipids of Greenland Inuit in relation to Inuit genetic heritage, westernisation and migration
    P Bjerregaard
    Division for Research in Greenland, National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Atherosclerosis 174:391-8. 2004
    ..Studies have shown total cholesterol among the Inuit to differ little from that of western populations and the association between cholesterol and atherosclerosis to be inconsistent...
  11. ncbi Obesity and central fat pattern among Greenland Inuit and a general population of Denmark (Inter99): relationship to metabolic risk factors
    M E Jørgensen
    Steno Diabetes Centre, Gentofte, Denmark
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:1507-15. 2003
    ..To investigate whether the obesity observed among the Inuit of Greenland and in a general Danish population was associated with the same degree of metabolic disturbances...
  12. pmc Stepwise screening for diabetes identifies people with high but modifiable coronary heart disease risk. The ADDITION study
    A Sandbaek
    Department of General Practice, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Diabetologia 51:1127-34. 2008
    ..This paper describes the baseline characteristics of the study population, their estimated risk of coronary heart disease and the extent to which that risk is potentially modifiable...
  13. ncbi [European Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in the Clinical Practice. Third work group of the european societies and other societies on cardiovascular disease prevention in the clinical practice]
    G De Backer
    Neurologia 19:440-50. 2004
  14. ncbi Large-scale study of the -232C > G polymorphism of PCK1 in Type 2 diabetes
    L Wegner
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabet Med 23:1140-4. 2006
    ..Interaction studies of the PCK1-232C > G polymorphism with variants in the genes encoding peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma co-activator (PGC)-1alpha and hepatic nuclear factor (HNF)-4alpha were also performed...
  15. ncbi Studies of the relationship between the ENPP1 K121Q polymorphism and type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance and obesity in 7,333 Danish white subjects
    N Grarup
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Niels Steensens Vej 2 6, NSP1 14, 2820, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Diabetologia 49:2097-104. 2006
    ..We assessed the impact of the ENPP1 K121Q polymorphism on type 2 diabetes, obesity and quantitative metabolic traits in 7,333 Danes...
  16. ncbi Studies of the association of the GNB3 825C>T polymorphism with components of the metabolic syndrome in white Danes
    G Andersen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, NSH2 16, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 49:75-82. 2006
    ..We estimated the impact of the GNB3 825C>T polymorphism in relatively large-scale association studies of common phenotypes of the metabolic syndrome...
  17. ncbi Can a screening programme for diabetes be applied to another population?
    C Glumer
    Steno Diabetes Center Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabet Med 22:1234-8. 2005
    ..To compare the performance of a Danish diabetes screening protocol in populations from Denmark and Australia...
  18. ncbi Genetic analysis of the estrogen-related receptor alpha and studies of association with obesity and type 2 diabetes
    L H Larsen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:365-70. 2007
    ..Through interaction with the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma coactivator-1alpha (PGC-1alpha), ERRalpha regulates key enzymes involved in the beta-oxidation of fatty acids...
  19. ncbi Association of a microsatellite in FASL to type II diabetes and of the FAS-670G>A genotype to insulin resistance
    R L Nolsøe
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Genes Immun 7:316-21. 2006
    ..02 and 0.02). We conclude that polymorphisms of FASL and FAS associate with type II diabetes and estimates of insulin resistance in Danish white subjects...
  20. ncbi Frequency and risk factors of severe hypoglycaemia in insulin-treated Type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional survey
    K Akram
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte and Endocrinology Section, Division of Internal Medicine I, Hillerød Hospital, Hillerød, Denmark
    Diabet Med 23:750-6. 2006
    ..We assessed the incidence and the influence of potential risk factors for severe hypoglycaemia in a questionnaire survey in subjects with insulin-treated Type 2 diabetes receiving currently recommended multifactorial intervention...
  21. ncbi Progression from impaired fasting glucose and impaired glucose tolerance to diabetes in a high-risk screening programme in general practice: the ADDITION Study, Denmark
    S S Rasmussen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensensvej 2, DK 2820, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 50:293-7. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi Variants in the 5' region of the neuropeptide Y receptor Y2 gene (NPY2R) are associated with obesity in 5,971 white subjects
    S S Torekov
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 49:2653-8. 2006
    ..We tested whether variations in NPY2R are associated with obesity...
  23. ncbi Reduction in albuminuria translates to reduction in cardiovascular events in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy and diabetes
    H Ibsen
    Department of Cardiology, Holbaek Hospital, Holbaek Denmark
    J Nephrol 21:566-9. 2008
    ..Reduction in albuminuria during treatment translates to reduction in cardiovascular events. Monitoring of albuminuria should be an integrated part of management of hypertension in diabetic as well as nondiabetic patients...
  24. doi A cross-sectional study of the association between persistent organic pollutants and glucose intolerance among Greenland Inuit
    M E Jørgensen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 51:1416-22. 2008
    ..Thus the aim was to study the association between POPs and glucose intolerance and markers of insulin resistance and insulin secretion using a population-based design...
  25. doi Impaired fasting glycaemia vs impaired glucose tolerance: similar impairment of pancreatic alpha and beta cell function but differential roles of incretin hormones and insulin action
    K Faerch
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, DK 2820, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 51:853-61. 2008
    ..We examined insulin secretion during OGTTs and IVGTTs, hepatic and peripheral insulin action, and glucagon and incretin hormone secretion in individuals with i-IFG (n = 18), i-IGT (n = 28) and normal glucose tolerance (NGT, n = 20)...
  26. doi Association of the beta3-adrenergic receptor Trp64Arg polymorphism with common metabolic traits: studies of 7605 middle-aged white people
    A P Gjesing
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 1, NLC2 12, DK 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Mol Genet Metab 94:90-7. 2008
    ..For further evaluation the present study examined the impact of the Trp64Arg variant on the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes and obesity in a relatively large, homogenous study population...
  27. doi Polymorphisms in AHI1 are not associated with type 2 diabetes or related phenotypes in Danes: non-replication of a genome-wide association result
    J Holmkvist
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 1, NLC2 12, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 51:609-14. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the putative association between these polymorphisms and type 2 diabetes or type 2 diabetes-related metabolic traits in Danish individuals...
  28. doi Does the constellation of risk factors with and without abdominal adiposity associate with different cardiovascular mortality risk?
    W Gao
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 172, 6th Floor, KTTL, 6krs, PL 41, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:757-62. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi Short-term reproducibility of impaired fasting glycaemia, impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes The ADDITION study, DK
    S S Rasmussen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensensvej 2, DK 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 80:146-52. 2008
    ..Yet, 70% of high-risk prediabetic individuals were persistently classified with abnormal glucose regulation; diabetes was confirmed in 76% of the cases...
  30. ncbi Are lifestyle changes achieved after participation in a screening programme for Type 2 diabetes? The ADDITION Study, Denmark
    K S Mai
    Institute of Public Health, Department of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Diabet Med 24:1121-8. 2007
    ..To examine the impact on health-related lifestyle of conducting a targeted stepwise diabetes screening programme...
  31. ncbi Variation in the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta gene in relation to common metabolic traits in 7,495 middle-aged white people
    N Grarup
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 1, NLC2 14, 2820 Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Diabetologia 50:1201-8. 2007
    ..Moreover, PPARdelta augments physical endurance and increases oxidative metabolism, thereby averting obesity. Thus, we hypothesised that common variation in the PPARD gene is associated with insulin resistance and metabolic traits...
  32. ncbi Studies of associations between the Arg389Gly polymorphism of the beta1-adrenergic receptor gene (ADRB1) and hypertension and obesity in 7677 Danish white subjects
    A P Gjesing
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabet Med 24:392-7. 2007
    ..To clarify the potential impact of this variant on obesity and hypertension in the general population, we examined the Arg389Gly variant in a relatively large-scale population-based study...
  33. ncbi Large-scale studies of the Leu72Met polymorphism of the ghrelin gene in relation to the metabolic syndrome and associated quantitative traits
    C Bing
    Department of Endocrinology, Hvidovre University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Diabet Med 22:1157-60. 2005
    ..The objective of the present large study was to investigate whether the Leu72Met polymorphism of the ghrelin gene associates with features of the metabolic syndrome (MS) in the Danish population...
  34. pmc Evidence of an association between genetic variation of the coactivator PGC-1beta and obesity
    G Andersen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, NSH2 16, DK 2820 Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Med Genet 42:402-7. 2005
    ..PGC-1alpha is involved in adipogenesis, mitochondrial biogenesis, fatty acid beta oxidation, and hepatic gluconeogenesis...
  35. ncbi Variation near the hepatocyte nuclear factor (HNF)-4alpha gene associates with type 2 diabetes in the Danish population
    S K Hansen
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Niels Steensens Vej 2, Gentofte, 2820, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Diabetologia 48:452-8. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi Gender-associated differences in Type 1 diabetes risk factors?
    J Svensson
    Diabetologia 46:442-3. 2003
  37. ncbi Screening for Type 2 diabetes--should it be now?
    K Borch-Johnsen
    Steno Diabetes Centre, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabet Med 20:175-81. 2003
    ..This review evaluates whether Type 2 diabetes is a disease that fulfils the criteria for screening set by the World Health Organization...
  38. ncbi Post-challenge hyperglycaemia is associated with premature death and macrovascular complications
    Q Qiao
    Diabetes and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Diabetologia 46:M17-21. 2003
    ..Whether the relation between post-load hyperglycaemia and the risk of cardiovascular events is causal is still not known...
  39. ncbi Decreasing overweight and central fat patterning with Westernization among the Inuit in Greenland and Inuit migrants
    P Bjerregaard
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:1503-10. 2002
    ..To analyse overweight, obesity and central fat patterning among the Inuit of Greenland and Inuit migrants in Denmark and their relation to Westernization...
  40. ncbi A blood pressure independent association between glomerular albumin leakage and electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy. The LIFE Study. Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction
    M H Olsen
    Copenhagen County University Hospital, Ringvejen, Glostrup, Denmark
    J Hum Hypertens 16:591-5. 2002
    ..As glomerular albumin leakage may represent generalised vascular damage we hypothesise a vascular relationship between cardiac and glomerular damage...
  41. pmc Higher blood pressure among Inuit migrants in Denmark than among the Inuit in Greenland
    P Bjerregaard
    National Institute of Public Health, Division for Research in Greenland, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:279-84. 2002
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare the blood pressure of the Inuit in Greenland with that of Inuit migrants in Denmark...
  42. ncbi Cardiovascular risk factors in men: The role of gonadal steroids and sex hormone-binding globulin
    J Gyllenborg
    Department of Growth and Reproduction GR, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Metabolism 50:882-8. 2001
    ..Thus, further studies on the potential role of SHBG in the development of ischemic heart disease (IHD) should be performed...
  43. ncbi Studies of genetic variability of the glucose transporter 2 promoter in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    A M Møller
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:2181-6. 2001
    ..In conclusion, we found no evidence supporting the hypothesis that genetic variability in the minimal promoter of the GLUT2 is associated with type 2 diabetes or prediabetic phenotypes in the Danish population...
  44. ncbi Elevated urinary albumin excretion is associated with impaired arterial dilatory capacity in clinically healthy subjects
    P Clausen
    Department of Nephrology and Endocrinology, State University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Circulation 103:1869-74. 2001
    ..Impaired arterial dilatory capacity may contribute to the increased cardiovascular risk in subjects with elevated UAE...
  45. ncbi A prevalent polymorphism in the promoter of the UCP3 gene and its relationship to body mass index and long term body weight change in the Danish population
    L T Dalgaard
    Steno Diabetes Center, DK 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:1398-402. 2001
    ..The polymorphism was not associated with increased BMI or percent body fat in these 2 groups. It is concluded that this variant does not play a major role in the development of common obesity among Danish subjects...
  46. ncbi No interactions between polymorphisms in the beta3-adrenergic receptor gene and the PPAR-gamma gene on the risk of the insulin resistance syndrome in the Danish MONICA cohort
    L Frederiksen
    Diabetologia 46:729-31. 2003
  47. ncbi Inflammation, thrombosis and atherosclerosis: results of the Glostrup study
    M P M De Maat
    Department for Thrombosis Research, University of Southern Denmark and Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Ribe County Hospital, Esbjerg, Denmark
    J Thromb Haemost 1:950-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, in the Glostrup population study, thrombosis and inflammation are associated with the severity of atherosclerosis, as reflected by IMT and plaque occurrence...
  48. ncbi Inuit health in Greenland: a population survey of life style and disease in Greenland and among Inuit living in Denmark
    P Bjerregaard
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Circumpolar Health 62:3-79. 2003
    ..A set of standard tables are provided for the indigenous population of Greenland. These cover statistics for selected variables by gender and ten-year age groups...
  49. ncbi The common T60N polymorphism of the lymphotoxin-alpha gene is associated with type 2 diabetes and other phenotypes of the metabolic syndrome
    Y H Hamid
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 48:445-51. 2005
    ..We hypothesised that, in its homozygous form, the functional T60N variant of LTA is associated with type 2 diabetes and other features of the metabolic syndrome among Danish Caucasian individuals...
  50. ncbi Prediction of the risk of cardiovascular mortality using a score that includes glucose as a risk factor. The DECODE Study
    B Balkau
    IINSERM U258 IFR69, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Diabetologia 47:2118-28. 2004
    ..This article develops 5- and 10-year risk scores for cardiovascular mortality that include glucose concentrations as well as known diabetes status...
  51. ncbi Variations of the interleukin-6 promoter are associated with features of the metabolic syndrome in Caucasian Danes
    Y H Hamid
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, 2820, Gentofte, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Diabetologia 48:251-60. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the IL6 promoter polymorphisms were associated with features of the WHO-defined metabolic syndrome and related quantitative traits in 7,553 Caucasian Danes...
  52. ncbi Plasma N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide as an independent predictor of mortality in diabetic nephropathy
    L Tarnow
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 48:149-55. 2005
    ..This study investigated the prognostic value of NT-proBNP in a large cohort of type 1 diabetic patients with and without diabetic nephropathy...
  53. ncbi [Spanish adaptation of the European guidelines on cardiovascular prevention (and II)]
    G De Backer
    University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Aten Primaria 34:484-92. 2004
  54. ncbi Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among the Inuit in Greenland. A comparison between two proposed definitions
    M E Jørgensen
    Steno Diabetes Centre, Niels Steensensvej 2, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabet Med 21:1237-42. 2004
    ..To estimate the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among Greenland Inuit according to the World Health Organization (WHO) definition and the definition suggested by the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP)...
  55. ncbi Population-based stepwise screening for unrecognised Type 2 diabetes is ineffective in general practice despite reliable algorithms
    J O Christensen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Niels Steensens Vej 2, 2820, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 47:1566-73. 2004
    ..Our aims were to evaluate the reliability of the algorithms and the effectiveness of a proposed stepwise screening programme for Type 2 diabetes in general practice...
  56. ncbi Creating a pandemic of prediabetes: the proposed new diagnostic criteria for impaired fasting glycaemia
    K Borch-Johnsen
    Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 47:1396-402. 2004
    ..Finally we discuss the likelihood that intervention for cardiovascular risk and prevention strategies developed for individuals with IGT are applicable to subjects with IFG...
  57. ncbi Large-scale studies of the HphI insulin gene variable-number-of-tandem-repeats polymorphism in relation to Type 2 diabetes mellitus and insulin release
    S K Hansen
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Niels Steensens Vej 2, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 47:1079-87. 2004
    ..It has also been suggested, although inconsistently, that the class III allele plays a role in glucose-induced insulin response among NGT individuals...
  58. ncbi The FOXC2 -512C>T variant is associated with hypertriglyceridaemia and increased serum C-peptide in Danish Caucasian glucose-tolerant subjects
    K Yanagisawa
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Gentofte, Denmark
    Diabetologia 46:1576-80. 2003
    ..We investigated whether the FOXC2 -512C>T promoter variant is associated with Type 2 diabetes or its intermediary phenotypes in glucose tolerant subjects...
  59. ncbi Studies of the synergistic effect of the Trp/Arg64 polymorphism of the beta3-adrenergic receptor gene and the -3826 A-->G variant of the uncoupling protein-1 gene on features of obesity and insulin resistance in a population-based sample of 379 young D
    S A Urhammer
    Steno Diabetes Center and Hagedorn Research Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:3151-4. 2000
    ....