Merete Osler

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Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood social environment and risk of drug and alcohol abuse in a cohort of Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 163:654-61. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Cohort profile: the Metropolit 1953 Danish male birth cohort
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:541-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on the relation between parental social class and mortality
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1272-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function in childhood and early adulthood and hospital admission for schizophrenia and bipolar disorders in Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 92:132-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and twins' health: a life-course analysis of 1266 pairs of middle-aged Danish twins
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsløws Vej 9B, 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 36:77-83. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Education and risk of coronary heart disease: assessment of mediation by behavioral risk factors using the additive hazards model
    Helene Nordahl
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1014, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:149-57. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Childhood social circumstances and health behaviour in midlife: the Metropolit 1953 Danish male birth cohort
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 37:1367-74. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Income inequality and ischaemic heart disease in Danish men and women
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 32:375-80. 2003
  9. pmc Marital status and twins' health and behavior: an analysis of middle-aged Danish twins
    Merete Osler
    Danish Ageing Research Center Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Psychosom Med 70:482-7. 2008
  10. pmc Influence of marital history over two and three generations on early death. A longitudinal study of Danish men born in 1953
    Rikke Lund
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:496-501. 2006

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood social environment and risk of drug and alcohol abuse in a cohort of Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 163:654-61. 2006
    ..Deprived social circumstances during childhood, poor school performance in early adolescence, and attending a youth club seemed to be independent markers of substance abuse in adult life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cohort profile: the Metropolit 1953 Danish male birth cohort
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:541-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on the relation between parental social class and mortality
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1272-7. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function in childhood and early adulthood and hospital admission for schizophrenia and bipolar disorders in Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
    Schizophr Res 92:132-41. 2007
    ..This study examines the influence of cognitive function and change in cognitive function during adolescence on schizophrenia and bipolar disorders in adulthood and explores possible mechanisms for any associations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and twins' health: a life-course analysis of 1266 pairs of middle-aged Danish twins
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winsløws Vej 9B, 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 36:77-83. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Education and risk of coronary heart disease: assessment of mediation by behavioral risk factors using the additive hazards model
    Helene Nordahl
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1014, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:149-57. 2013
    ..This study confirms previous claims based on the Cox proportional hazards model that behavioral risk factors partially mediates the effect of education on CHD, and the results seems not to be particularly model dependent...
  7. doi request reprint Childhood social circumstances and health behaviour in midlife: the Metropolit 1953 Danish male birth cohort
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 37:1367-74. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Income inequality and ischaemic heart disease in Danish men and women
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 32:375-80. 2003
    ..8 years. Information on median income share at parish and municipality levels was obtained from population registers...
  9. pmc Marital status and twins' health and behavior: an analysis of middle-aged Danish twins
    Merete Osler
    Danish Ageing Research Center Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Psychosom Med 70:482-7. 2008
    ..We compared health status among same-sex male and female twin pairs who lived together during childhood and were discordant or concordant on adult marital status...
  10. pmc Influence of marital history over two and three generations on early death. A longitudinal study of Danish men born in 1953
    Rikke Lund
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:496-501. 2006
    ....
  11. pmc Relation between early life socioeconomic position and all cause mortality in two generations. A longitudinal study of Danish men born in 1953 and their parents
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 N, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:38-41. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Revitalising the Metropolit 1953 Danish male birth cohort: background, aims and design
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:385-94. 2004
    ..A questionnaire-based postal follow-up survey is planned. Thus, the Metropolit study provides an important opportunity to examine the processes by which factors that operate over the life course influence adult health...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Childhood social circumstances and body mass index in adult life: the Metropolit 1953 Danish male birth cohort
    Anne Mette Larsen
    Department of Social Medicine, Institut of Public Health, 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 39:296-302. 2011
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Women's death in Scandinavia--what makes Denmark different?
    Rune Jacobsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:117-21. 2004
    ..To compare the mortality for women in Sweden, Norway and Denmark in order to search for clues for the low life expectancy of Danish women...
  16. doi request reprint Job loss and broken partnerships: do the number of stressful life events influence the risk of ischemic heart disease in men?
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 18:743-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of the accumulated number of job losses and broken partnerships (defined as the end of cohabitation) on the risk of fatal and nonfatal events of ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  17. doi request reprint The influence of birth weight and body mass in early adulthood on early coronary heart disease risk among Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Unit of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:57-61. 2009
    ..The risk estimates is highest for individuals with a combination of low birth weight and overweight in young adulthood...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function in childhood and early adulthood and injuries later in life: the Metropolit 1953 male birth cohort
    Merete Osler
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark, J B Winsløwsvej 9B, 5000 Odense, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 36:212-9. 2007
    ..This study examines the relationship between cognitive function measured at the age of 12 and 18 years and fatal and non-fatal injuries later in adult life...
  20. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and surgery for early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer: A population-based study in Denmark
    Laila Kærgaard Starr
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Danish Cancer Society, 49 Strandboulevarden, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Lung Cancer 79:262-9. 2013
    ..To examine possible associations between socioeconomic position and surgical treatment of patients with early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Childhood intelligence in relation to adult coronary heart disease and stroke risk: evidence from a Danish birth cohort study
    G David Batty
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:452-9. 2005
    ..Replication of these results using studies which hold data on intelligence and socio-economic position across the life course is required...
  22. ncbi request reprint Income and risk of ischaemic heart disease in men and women in a Nordic welfare country
    Ingelise Andersen
    Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, H S Kommunehospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 32:367-74. 2003
    ..The present study explores the associations between income and IHD in men and women in a Nordic country...
  23. doi request reprint Loss to follow up did not bias associations between early life factors and adult depression
    Merete Osler
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farigmagsgade 5, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:958-63. 2008
    ..This study examines the consequences of nonresponse in a follow-up survey for the associations of early life factors with adult depression...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of grandparent's and parent's socioeconomic position on mortality among Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 15:647-51. 2005
    ..This study examines the effect of parent's and grandparent's socioeconomic position on all-cause mortality of their adult offspring...
  25. doi request reprint Rapid report on methodology: does loss to follow-up in a cohort study bias associations between early life factors and lifestyle-related health outcomes?
    Merete Osler
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Southern Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 18:422-4. 2008
    ..To examine the consequences of non-response in a follow-up survey for associations between early-life factors and lifestyle-related health outcomes in adulthood...
  26. doi request reprint The predictive value of fatigue for nonfatal ischemic heart disease and all-cause mortality
    Anette Ekmann
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Postbox 2099, 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Psychosom Med 74:464-70. 2012
    ..To investigate whether fatigue predicts nonfatal ischemic heart disease (IHD) and all-cause mortality in middle-aged men...
  27. doi request reprint Job losses and accumulated number of broken partnerships increase risk of premature mortality in Danish men born in 1953
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 51:708-13. 2009
    ..To investigate how accumulation of job losses and broken partnerships affect the risk of premature mortality, and to study joint exposure to both events...
  28. doi request reprint Excessive drinking and history of unemployment and cohabitation in Danish men born in 1953
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 21:444-8. 2011
    ..Methods: Birth-cohort study of 6112 Danish men born in 1953 with follow-up in 2004 on excessive drinking at age 51 years...
  29. pmc Does educational status impact adult mortality in Denmark? A twin approach
    Mia Madsen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 172:225-34. 2010
    ..In addition, the effect of education may be more pronounced in older cohorts of Danish men...
  30. doi request reprint Do negative aspects of social relations influence fatigue? A cross-sectional study on a non-clinical sample of middle-aged Danish men
    Anette Ekmann
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Psychosom Res 73:277-82. 2012
    ..Hence, the purpose of this study was to explore the association between demands from and conflicts with different sources of social relations and fatigue...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of smoking reduction on lung cancer risk
    Nina S Godtfredsen
    The Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    JAMA 294:1505-10. 2005
    ..A proposed means of harm reduction is to reduce the number of cigarettes smoked per day. However, it is not clear whether this strategy decreases the risk for tobacco-related diseases...
  32. ncbi request reprint Birth dimensions, parental mortality, and mortality in early adult age: a cohort study of Danish men born in 1953
    Anne Marie Nybo Andersen
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 33:92-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the relationship between offspring birth dimensions and parental mortality is addressed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Marital history from age 15 to 40 years and subsequent 10-year mortality: a longitudinal study of Danish males born in 1953
    Rikke Lund
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 33:389-97. 2004
    ....
  34. doi request reprint The relationship between cognitive ability and demographic factors in late midlife
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:37-53. 2014
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint No inverse association between fish consumption and risk of death from all-causes, and incidence of coronary heart disease in middle-aged, Danish adults
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Panum Institute, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:274-9. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Smoking reduction, smoking cessation, and mortality: a 16-year follow-up of 19,732 men and women from The Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies
    Nina S Godtfredsen
    The Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 156:994-1001. 2002
    ..These results suggest that smoking reduction is not associated with a decrease in mortality from tobacco-related diseases. The data confirm that smoking cessation reduces mortality risk...
  37. pmc Income inequality, individual income, and mortality in Danish adults: analysis of pooled data from two cohort studies
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Copenhagen Center of Prospective Population Studies, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 N, Denmark, Copenhagen
    BMJ 324:13-6. 2002
    ..To analyse the association between area income inequality and mortality after adjustment for individual income and other established risk factors...
  38. ncbi request reprint Birth dimensions and risk of depression in adulthood: cohort study of Danish men born in 1953
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Blegdamsvej 3, DK 2200, Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Br J Psychiatry 186:400-3. 2005
    ..Two British cohort studies have reported birth weight to be associated with self-reported depression in adulthood, even after adjustment for socio-economic factors...
  39. ncbi request reprint Childhood IQ in relation to later psychiatric disorder: evidence from a Danish birth cohort study
    G David Batty
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Psychiatry 187:180-1. 2005
    ..70, 95% CI 1.34-2.14). Adjusting for paternal occupational social class and birth weight had only a small attenuating effect. Low childhood IQ may have an aetiological role in the development of adult total psychiatric disorder...
  40. doi request reprint Personality in late midlife: associations with demographic factors and cognitive ability
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Aging Health 26:21-36. 2014
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Does the association between broken partnership and first time myocardial infarction vary with time after break-up?
    Margit Kriegbaum
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark and Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1811-9. 2013
    ..In this study we included both married and unmarried couples to study if the association between broken partnership (BP) and first time incident myocardial infarction (MI) changes with time since BP...
  42. doi request reprint Associations between physical and mental health problems and sexual dysfunctions in sexually active Danes
    Birgitte Schütt Christensen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Sex Med 8:1890-902. 2011
    ..Studies have shown a high prevalence of sexual dysfunctions among individuals with a variety of health problems...
  43. ncbi request reprint Social position and health in old age: the relevance of different indicators of social position
    Kirsten Avlund
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 31:126-36. 2003
    ..An analysis was undertaken to investigate social inequalities in health among old men and women in relation to five indicators of social position...
  44. ncbi request reprint Changes in community and individual level psychosocial coronary risk factors in the Danish MONICA population, 1982-92
    Merete Osler
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 30:36-40. 2002
    ..Myocardial infarction incidence declined by 3-5% per year from 1982-92 in the Danish study population of the WHO MONICA project. This study examined whether psychosocial coronary risk factors changed in the population during this period...
  45. ncbi request reprint Smoking and subsequent risk of early retirement due to permanent disability
    Lise Lotte N Husemoen
    Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Kommunehospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 14:86-92. 2004
    ..The objective of the study is to determine the effects of smoking behaviour on early retirement due to permanent disability in a large sample of the general population...
  46. ncbi request reprint Social position and functional decline among non-disabled old men and women
    Kirsten Avlund
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 14:212-6. 2004
    ..To examine the relation between different aspects of social position and functional decline at 5 year follow-up in 75 year old men and women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Commentary: influence of early life intelligence test performance on later health: do lower scoring children become less healthy adults?
    Merete Osler
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Panum Institute, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 3, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 33:414-5. 2004
  48. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and stage of cervical cancer in Danish women diagnosed 2005 to 2009
    Else Ibfelt
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:835-42. 2012
    ..We investigated the relations between socioeconomic factors, comorbidity, time since last Papanicolau smear, and stage at diagnosis in Danish women with cervical cancer...
  49. pmc Birth weight in relation to leisure time physical activity in adolescence and adulthood: meta-analysis of results from 13 nordic cohorts
    Lise Geisler Andersen
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, Center for Health and Society, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 4:e8192. 2009
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Validity of protein, retinol, folic acid and n-3 fatty acid intakes estimated from the food-frequency questionnaire used in the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Tina B Mikkelsen
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Public Health Nutr 9:771-8. 2006
    ..To validate intakes of protein, folic acid, retinol and n-3 fatty acids estimated from a food-frequency questionnaire in week 25 of pregnancy (FFQ-25)...
  51. doi request reprint Persistence of high-risk human papillomavirus infection in a population-based cohort of Danish women
    Ann Nielsen
    Department of Viruses, Hormones and Cancer, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Med Virol 82:616-23. 2010
    ..No association was found with viral load or smoking. In conclusion, persistent high-risk HPV infection, especially HPV 16 persistence, was common among women positive for high-risk HPV...
  52. doi request reprint Impact of gender, co-morbidity and social factors on labour market affiliation after first admission for acute coronary syndrome. A cohort study of Danish patients 2001-2009
    Merete Osler
    Research Center for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 9:e86758. 2014
    ..This study examines the impact of gender, co-morbidity and socio-economic position on subsequent labour market affiliation and transition between various social services in patients admitted for the first time with ACS...
  53. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in leukocyte telomere length and mortality in humans
    Laila Bendix
    Danish Aging Research Center, University of Southern Denmark, JB Winslowsvej 9B, DK 5000 Odense C, Denmark
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:231-9. 2014
    ..Only recently has LTL shortening within individuals been analyzed in longitudinal studies. Such studies are relevant to establish LTL dynamics as biomarkers of mortality as well as to disentangle the causality of telomeres on aging...
  54. doi request reprint Intelligence in early adulthood and mortality from natural and unnatural causes in middle-aged Danish men
    Rikke Hodal Meincke
    Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:130-6. 2014
    ....
  55. doi request reprint The impact of socioeconomic and clinical factors on purchase of prescribed analgesics before and after hysterectomy on benign indication
    Signe B Daugbjerg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup Department of Gynecology, Juliane Marie Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen Danish Pain Research Center and Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin J Pain 30:46-54. 2014
    ..This study identified risk factors for purchase of prescribed analgesics before and after hysterectomy and examined purchase changes after hysterectomy, specifically focusing on socioeconomic effects...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Correlation between the prevalence of schizophrenia and the sociodemographic status in different areas of Copenhagen]
    Merete Osler
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:3223; author reply 3223-4. 2002
  57. ncbi request reprint Dietary quality and lifestyle factors in relation to 10-year mortality in older Europeans: the SENECA study
    Annemien Haveman-Nies
    Division of Human Nutrition and Epidemiology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 156:962-8. 2002
    ..These results underscore the importance of a healthy lifestyle, including multiple lifestyle factors, and the maintenance of it with advancing age...
  58. ncbi request reprint Do smoking and health education influence student nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and professional behavior?
    Helle Secher Sejr
    Copenhagen Hospital Corporation School of Nursing, Blegdamsvej 9, Department 7301, 2100 Ø Copenhagen, Denmark
    Prev Med 34:260-5. 2002
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint [Children's health at the 1,5-year examination in the municipality of Sundeved]
    Merete Osler
    Københavns Universitet, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:5799-802. 2002
    ..We investigated whether the health visitor at an examination of children aged 18 months could identify those with an increased risk of morbidity and use of health services...
  60. pmc Mortality after acute myocardial infarction according to income and education
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:351-6. 2006
    ..To study how income and educational level influence mortality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Association between fruit and vegetable consumption and birth weight: a prospective study among 43,585 Danish women
    Tina B Mikkelsen
    Maternal Nutrition Group, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:616-22. 2006
    ..To examine whether fruit and vegetable consumption in pregnancy is associated with birth weight in a Western population...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Project Metropolit. A status report]
    Merete Osler
    Afdeling for Socialmedicin, Københavns Universitet, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:1434-7. 2004
  63. ncbi request reprint [Smoking reduction is associated with a reduced the risk of lung cancer--a secondary publication]
    Nina S Godtfredsen
    Københavns Kommunehospital, Institut for Sygdomsforebyggelse, Hovedstadens Center for Prospektive Befolkningsstudier, H S Rigshospitalet, Kardiologisk Afdeling, og Københavns Universitet
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:695-7. 2006
    ..Results showed that compared to sustained heavy smokers, smoking reduction by at least 50% reduced lung cancer incidence by 27%. We conclude that smoking reduction is associated with a significantly reduced risk of lung cancer...
  64. pmc Use of statins and beta-blockers after acute myocardial infarction according to income and education
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:1091-7. 2007
    ..To study the initiation of and long-term refill persistency with statins and beta-blockers after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) according to income and education...
  65. ncbi request reprint [The contribution of population studies to research of public health problems with focus on Danish cohorts]
    Merete Osler
    Afdeling for Socialmedicin, Københavns Universitet, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:1428-31. 2004
  66. ncbi request reprint Consistency of food intake factors by different dietary assessment methods and population groups
    Per Togo
    Copenhagen County Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 90:667-78. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the food intake factors identified were reproducible using two different dietary assessment methods and, furthermore, independent of stratification...
  67. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use as predictor for infertility in a representative population of Danish women
    Janne Schurmann Tolstrup
    Center for Alcohol Research, National Institute of Public Health, and Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen Hospital Corporation, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:744-9. 2003
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between use of alcohol and subsequent incidence of primary infertility...
  68. ncbi request reprint The validity of the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in routine statistics: a comparison of mortality and hospital discharge data with the Danish MONICA registry
    Mette Madsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:124-30. 2003
    ..The combination of the national registries was found to be a valid and powerful tool for monitoring the population incidence of MI...
  69. ncbi request reprint [Filing and reuse of research data]
    Merete Osler
    Syddansk Universitet, Institut for Sundhedstjenesteforskning, Epidemiologi
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:716-7. 2008
    ..DDA/Health also passes on research data for reuse, and at present more than 300 studies are available in a database on sundhed.dda.dk...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Cohort studies for beginners. An introduction to cohort design and basal concepts]
    Anne Marie Nybo Andersen
    Afdeling for Social Medicin, Københavns Universitet, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:1431-4. 2004
  71. pmc Income as mediator of the effect of occupation on the risk of myocardial infarction: does the income measurement matter?
    Ingelise Andersen
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, H S Kommunehospitalet, DK 1399 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:1080-5. 2005
    ..To investigate whether the effect of occupational grade on the risk of myocardial infarction (MI) is mediated by income with different aspects of income taken into account...
  72. ncbi request reprint [A scientific evaluation of the "alternative" food pyramid]
    Bjørn Richelsen
    Ernaeringsrådet, Søborg
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:927-31. 2005
  73. ncbi request reprint Smoking reduction and biomarkers in two longitudinal studies
    Nina S Godtfredsen
    The Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
    Addiction 101:1516-22. 2006
    ..To measure reduction in exposure to smoke in two population-based studies of self-reported smoking reduction not using nicotine replacement...
  74. ncbi request reprint Relative validity of fruit and vegetable intake estimated by the food frequency questionnaire used in the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Tina B Mikkelsen
    Maternal Nutrition Group, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:172-9. 2007
    ..To validate the fruit and vegetable intake estimated from the Food Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ) used in the Danish National Birth Cohort (DNBC)...
  75. ncbi request reprint Persistent socio-economic differences in revascularization after acute myocardial infarction despite a universal health care system-a Danish study
    Jeppe N Rasmussen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, 1399, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 21:449-57. 2007
    ..We investigated how this affected socioeconomic differences in their use...