P Rzehak

Summary

Affiliation: GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of relative weight, overweight and obesity from childhood to young adulthood. A longitudinal analysis of individual change of height and weight
    P Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, D 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:661-72. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Weight change, weight cycling and mortality in the ERFORT Male Cohort Study
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:665-73. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on the association between hay fever among children and incidence of asthma in East Germany
    Peter Rzehak
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:17-22. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint International variations in associations of allergic markers and diseases in children: ISAAC Phase Two
    G Weinmayr
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstrasse 22, Ulm, Germany
    Allergy 65:766-75. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Atopic sensitization and the international variation of asthma symptom prevalence in children
    Gudrun Weinmayr
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstrasse 22, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:565-74. 2007
  6. doi request reprint A multi-centre study of candidate genes for wheeze and allergy: the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase 2
    J Genuneit
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:1875-88. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of diet on asthma and allergic sensitisation in the International Study on Allergies and Asthma in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Two
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Thorax 65:516-22. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of pneumonia in children of a smelter town
    Yvonne Kohlhammer
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:167-74. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint International variations in bronchial responsiveness in children: findings from ISAAC phase two
    Gisela Büchele
    Institute of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:796-806. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Stress-related maternal factors during pregnancy in relation to childhood eczema: results from the LISA Study
    S Sausenthaler
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 19:481-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of relative weight, overweight and obesity from childhood to young adulthood. A longitudinal analysis of individual change of height and weight
    P Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, D 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:661-72. 2006
    ..To investigate individual longitudinal change of relative weight, overweight and obesity from age 5 to 25 years by gender...
  2. ncbi request reprint Weight change, weight cycling and mortality in the ERFORT Male Cohort Study
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:665-73. 2007
    ..To investigate the effect of weight change and weight fluctuations on all-cause-mortality in men...
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on the association between hay fever among children and incidence of asthma in East Germany
    Peter Rzehak
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:17-22. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint International variations in associations of allergic markers and diseases in children: ISAAC Phase Two
    G Weinmayr
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstrasse 22, Ulm, Germany
    Allergy 65:766-75. 2010
    ..We analysed the association between SPTs, total and allergen-specific IgE and their relationships to allergic symptoms in centres with diverse living conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Atopic sensitization and the international variation of asthma symptom prevalence in children
    Gudrun Weinmayr
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstrasse 22, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:565-74. 2007
    ..Atopic sensitization has long been known to be related to asthma in children, but its role in determining asthma prevalence remains to be elucidated further...
  6. doi request reprint A multi-centre study of candidate genes for wheeze and allergy: the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase 2
    J Genuneit
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:1875-88. 2009
    ..We investigated their associations with wheeze and allergy in a case-control sample from Phase 2 of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of diet on asthma and allergic sensitisation in the International Study on Allergies and Asthma in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Two
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Thorax 65:516-22. 2010
    ..A study was undertaken to assess the association between dietary factors, asthma and allergy in a large international study including objective measurements of atopy...
  8. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of pneumonia in children of a smelter town
    Yvonne Kohlhammer
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:167-74. 2007
    ..Past industrial emissions might still play a decisive role decades after the closing of sources, and pneumonia should be considered a possible acute health burden caused by metal-rich air pollution...
  9. ncbi request reprint International variations in bronchial responsiveness in children: findings from ISAAC phase two
    Gisela Büchele
    Institute of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:796-806. 2010
    ..Bronchial responsiveness is an objectively measurable trait related to asthma. Its prevalence and association with asthma symptoms among children in many countries are unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stress-related maternal factors during pregnancy in relation to childhood eczema: results from the LISA Study
    S Sausenthaler
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 19:481-7. 2009
    ..Stress has been suggested to impact the onset and exacerbation of eczema and other atopic disorders. Whether early exposure to stress-related factors might exert long-term effects remains to be clarified...
  11. doi request reprint Prenatal and postnatal tobacco smoke exposure and development of insulin resistance in 10 year old children
    Elisabeth Thiering
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 214:361-8. 2011
    ..Positive dose-dependent associations and independent effects of postnatal exposure suggest involvement of environmental tobacco smoke in the risk for development of insulin resistance in children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Influence of physical inactivity on the prevalence of hay fever
    Y Kohlhammer
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Allergy 61:1310-5. 2006
    ..While treatments are improving, the main cause for an increasing trend of hay fever and its definite triggers remain unclear. The aim of our study was to assess whether physical inactivity could be a risk factor for hay fever...
  13. doi request reprint Period-specific growth, overweight and modification by breastfeeding in the GINI and LISA birth cohorts up to age 6 years
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Ingolstadter Landstrasse 1, 85764, Neuherberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:449-67. 2009
    ..The protective effect of breastfeeding on becoming overweight is related to its weight-velocity-modifying-effect in early infancy...
  14. doi request reprint International variation in prevalence of rhinitis and its relationship with sensitisation to perennial and seasonal allergens
    G Weinmayr
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Helmholtzstr 22, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Eur Respir J 32:1250-61. 2008
    ..Atopy seems to be only marginally relevant for rhinitis without conjunctivitis, which seems mainly to reflect nonatopic rhinitis...
  15. doi request reprint Associations between BMI and the FTO gene are age dependent: results from the GINI and LISA birth cohort studies up to age 6 years
    Peter Rzehak
    Institute of Epidemiology, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, Neuherberg, Germany
    Obes Facts 3:173-80. 2010
    ..However, little is known about the longitudinal dynamics of these polymorphisms on body mass index (BMI), overweight, and obesity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study on cat allergen exposure and the development of allergy in young children
    Chih Mei Chen
    GSF National Research Centre for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:1148-55. 2007
    ..The influence of cat allergen exposure in early childhood on the development of sensitization and allergic diseases is complex. Little is known about the natural course of the sensitization development within individuals...
  17. ncbi request reprint Day care in relation to respiratory-tract and gastrointestinal infections in a German birth cohort study
    Anne Zutavern
    GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 96:1494-9. 2007
    ..To investigate longitudinally whether children attending day care centres have an increased risk of acquiring common cold, bronchitis, pneumonia, otitis media or diarrhea...
  18. doi request reprint A new FFQ designed to measure the intake of fatty acids and antioxidants in children
    Petra Stiegler
    Institute of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Ingolstadter Landstrasse 1, D 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 13:38-46. 2010
    ..The present paper describes the systematic development of an FFQ to assess the intake of fatty acids and antioxidants in school-aged children. In addition, a validation study applying 24 h dietary recalls was performed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and nutritional state in patients on home enteral tube feeding
    Christian Loeser
    1st Medical Department, the Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Reference Center of Quality of Life in Oncology, Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Nutrition 19:605-11. 2003
    ..We assessed quality of life (QOL) in patients on home enteral tube feeding (HETF). The data should contribute to ethically justified decision making...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of health care utilization of children with asthma in the community
    Wasim Maziak
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 15:166-71. 2004
    ..Exposure to tobacco smoke comes out as the major modifiable risk factor related to asthma morbidity in children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Self-reported traffic density and atopic disease in children. Results of the ISAAC Phase III survey in Muenster, Germany
    Thomas Behrens
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 15:331-9. 2004
    ..Our data provide support for the hypothesis that residential exposure to truck traffic may adversely affect the health of children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life measurement in long-term survivors and outcome following radical radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer
    Razvan M Galalae
    Department of Radiation Therapy Radiooncology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 180:582-9. 2004
    ..To report long-term outcomes in terms of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and survival of a dose-escalating radiotherapy protocol and to validate a new disease-specific HRQoL instrument...
  23. ncbi request reprint The use of synthetic bedding in children. Do strategies of change influence associations with asthma?
    Thomas Behrens
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    J Asthma 42:203-6. 2005
    ..Epidemiological data suggest in contrast to clinical recommendations a negative effect of synthetic bedding on asthma and respiratory symptoms...
  24. ncbi request reprint Analyses of case-control data for additional outcomes
    David B Richardson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    Epidemiology 18:441-5. 2007
    ..Weighted logistic regression methods are readily implemented using available statistical packages...
  25. ncbi request reprint Assessing bronchial responsiveness to hypertonic saline using the stepwise protocol of Phase Two of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC II)
    Gisela Büchele
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:131-40. 2007
    ..Response parameters based on inhalation time discriminate well between children with and without asthma and will be compared in the analyses of ISAAC Phase Two data...
  26. ncbi request reprint Smoking among adolescents in Muenster, Germany: increase in prevalence (1995-2000) and relation to tobacco advertising
    Wasim Maziak
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Muenster, Domagkstrasse 3, 48129 Muenster, Germany
    Prev Med 36:172-6. 2003
    ..Understanding patterns and trends of smoking among youths is of major importance for the assessment of the burden of smoking in the society and efforts to decrease it...