Till Ittermann

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Affiliation: University of Greifswald
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reference intervals for eight measurands of the blood count in a large population based study
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Lab 56:9-19. 2010
  2. pmc High serum thyrotropin levels are associated with current but not with incident hypertension
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 23:955-63. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Relationship of smoking and/or passive exposure to tobacco smoke on the association between serum thyrotropin and body mass index in large groups of adolescents and children
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 23:262-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Metformin inhibits goitrogenous effects of type 2 diabetes
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:9-15. 2013
  5. pmc Inverse association between serum free thyroxine levels and hepatic steatosis: results from the Study of Health in Pomerania
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Strasse 48, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 22:568-74. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Are serum TSH levels associated with oxidized low-density lipoprotein? Results from the Study of Health in Pomerania
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 76:526-32. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The association between insulin-like growth factor-I and cardiac repolarization
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Growth Horm IGF Res 22:1-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Serum thyroid-stimulating hormone levels are associated with blood pressure in children and adolescents
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:828-34. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Smoking as a risk factor for thyroid volume progression and incident goiter in a region with improved iodine supply
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:761-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint High (but not low) urinary iodine excretion is predicted by iodine excretion levels from five years ago
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 58:335-42. 2011

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Reference intervals for eight measurands of the blood count in a large population based study
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Lab 56:9-19. 2010
    ..Most previous studies have not been population-based. We therefore calculated reference intervals for several hematological measurands from a sample of the general adult population of Northeastern Germany...
  2. pmc High serum thyrotropin levels are associated with current but not with incident hypertension
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 23:955-63. 2013
    ..Thus, our aim was to investigate cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between thyroid function and arterial blood pressure in a large consortium of cohort studies in adults...
  3. doi request reprint Relationship of smoking and/or passive exposure to tobacco smoke on the association between serum thyrotropin and body mass index in large groups of adolescents and children
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 23:262-8. 2013
    ..Against this background, the aims of our study were to investigate whether there is an association between serum thyrotropin (TSH) and body mass index (BMI) in children and adolescents and whether smoking mediates this association...
  4. doi request reprint Metformin inhibits goitrogenous effects of type 2 diabetes
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:9-15. 2013
    ..So far no study on humans has investigated potentially modulating effects of metformin on the association between T2DM and thyroid volume. Therefore, we investigated these effects in a population-based cohort study...
  5. pmc Inverse association between serum free thyroxine levels and hepatic steatosis: results from the Study of Health in Pomerania
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Strasse 48, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 22:568-74. 2012
    ..Thus, the aim of the present study was to investigate the association between thyroid function tests and sonographic as well as enzymatic criteria of liver status in a large population-based study, the Study of Health in Germany (SHIP)...
  6. doi request reprint Are serum TSH levels associated with oxidized low-density lipoprotein? Results from the Study of Health in Pomerania
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 76:526-32. 2012
    ..We have analysed the association between serum thyrotrophin (TSH) levels and oxLDL in a population-based study...
  7. doi request reprint The association between insulin-like growth factor-I and cardiac repolarization
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Growth Horm IGF Res 22:1-5. 2012
    ..Therefore, we analyzed the impact of IGF-I concentrations on QTc, QT and RR intervals in two population based studies, The Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP) and the Rotterdam Study...
  8. doi request reprint Serum thyroid-stimulating hormone levels are associated with blood pressure in children and adolescents
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:828-34. 2012
    ..We investigated the association between serum TSH levels and blood pressure in a population-based study conducted in children aged 3-10 yr and adolescents aged 11-17 yr...
  9. doi request reprint Smoking as a risk factor for thyroid volume progression and incident goiter in a region with improved iodine supply
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:761-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this paper was to investigate the association of smoking with thyroid volume progression and incident goiter for different age-strata in a region with improved iodine supply...
  10. doi request reprint High (but not low) urinary iodine excretion is predicted by iodine excretion levels from five years ago
    Till Ittermann
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 58:335-42. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the relation between iodine-creatinine ratio (ICR) at two measuring points 5 years apart...
  11. doi request reprint Decreased serum TSH levels are not associated with mortality in the adult northeast German population
    Till Ittermann
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, University of Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Strasse 48, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 162:579-85. 2010
    ..Even meta-analyses revealed contradictory results. We undertook the present study to investigate the association between decreased serum TSH levels and mortality in the large population-based Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP)...
  12. doi request reprint Five-year change in morphological and functional alterations of the thyroid gland: the Study of Health in Pomerania
    Henry Volzke
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 22:737-46. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Association of socioeconomic status with iodine supply and thyroid disorders in northeast Germany
    Henry Volzke
    Institute for Community Medicine, University Medicine Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 23:346-53. 2013
    ..This study aims to investigate whether the socioeconomic status is cross-sectionally and longitudinally related to low urinary excretion or thyroid disorders in the population of northeast Germany...
  14. doi request reprint Serum thyrotropin levels and blood pressure response to exercise in a population-based study
    Roberto Lorbeer
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Thyroid 21:829-35. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether serum thyrotropin (TSH) levels are related to increased EBP...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of different definitions of airflow limitation on the prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the general population
    Sven Glaser
    Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Intensive Care, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany glaeser sven gmail com
    Respiration 80:292-300. 2010
    ..However, there is evidence that the application of a fixed ratio of forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV(1)) to forced vital capacity (FVC) may result in a relevant misclassification of airflow limitation...
  16. doi request reprint Subclinical hyperthyroidism and blood pressure in a population-based prospective cohort study
    Henry Volzke
    SHIP Clinical Epidemiological Research Unit, Institute of Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Strasse 48, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 161:615-21. 2009
    ..Data from cohort studies have not been available yet. The present study was designed to longitudinally investigate possible associations of subclinical hyperthyroidism with blood pressure, pulse pressure and the risk of hypertension...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of smoking and obesity on alveolar-arterial gas pressure differences and dead space ventilation at rest and peak exercise in healthy men and women
    Sven Glaser
    Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Intensive Care, Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Respir Med 107:919-26. 2013
    ..Smoking and nutritional status are also important factors in defining disorders. Using a large healthy population we considered the impact of these factors to develop useful prediction equations...
  18. doi request reprint Subjects with sonographical hepatic steatosis should be excluded from studies to establish upper reference levels of serum transaminases
    Henry Volzke
    Institute for Community Medicine, Unit Study of Health in Pomerania Clinical Epidemiological Research, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Liver Int 31:985-93. 2011
    ..We sought to establish URL in a general adult population by not only generating a disease-free population but also further excluding subjects with ultrasonographical diagnosis of hepatic steatosis...
  19. doi request reprint Subclinical hyperthyroidism is not associated with progression of cardiac mass and development of left ventricular hypertrophy in middle-aged and older subjects: results from a 5-year follow-up
    Marcus Dorr
    Department of Internal Medicine B, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:821-6. 2010
    ..The aim was to assess whether SCH independently impacts development of LVH over time...
  20. doi request reprint Personalized cardiovascular medicine: concepts and methodological considerations
    Henry Volzke
    Institute for Community Medicine, University Medicine Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany voelzke uni greifswald de
    Nat Rev Cardiol 10:308-16. 2013
    ..In addition, the predictive models-although promising-are far from mature, and are likely to be greatly improved by using available large-scale data sets...
  21. doi request reprint A new, accurate predictive model for incident hypertension
    Henry Volzke
    aInstitute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany bSiemens Healthcare, Malvern, Pennsylvania, USA cClinic of Internal Medicine B, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald dInstitute of Epidemiology, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel eInterfaculty Institute of Functional Genomics, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany fResearch Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup gFaculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark hInstitute of Physiology, University Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald iUniversity Medical Center, Gottingen, Germany Henry Völzke and Glenn Fung contributed equally to the writing of this article
    J Hypertens 31:2142-50; discussion 2150. 2013
    ..Data mining represents an alternative approach to identify new predictors of multifactorial diseases. This work aimed at building an accurate predictive model for incident hypertension using data mining procedures...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence, incidence and risk factors of testosterone deficiency in a population-based cohort of men: results from the study of health in Pomerania
    Robin Haring
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Greifswald, Ferdinand Sauerbruch Strasse, Greifswald, Germany
    Aging Male 13:247-57. 2010
    ..Low total testosterone levels (TT) have been associated with increased morbidity and mortality. However, the prevalence and incidence of testosterone deficiency (TD) in association with its risk has not been assessed systematically to date...
  23. doi request reprint Reference values for respiratory pressures in a general adult population--results of the Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP)
    Beate Koch
    Department of Internal Medicine B Cardiology, Pulmonary Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Intensive Care Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Germany
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:460-5. 2010
    ..The study aim was to acquire reference values for respiratory pressures in a large-scale population-based survey--the Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP)...
  24. doi request reprint Periodontitis is related to lung volumes and airflow limitation: a cross-sectional study
    Birte Holtfreter
    Dept of Restorative Dentistry, Periodontology and Endodontology, University of Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Greifswald
    Eur Respir J 42:1524-35. 2013
    ..Periodontal disease was significantly associated with reduced lung volumes and airflow limitation in this general adult population sample. Systemic inflammation did not provide a mechanism linking both diseases. ..
  25. pmc Reference intervals for serum osteocalcin concentrations in adult men and women from the study of health in Pomerania
    Anke Hannemann
    Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University Medicine Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    BMC Endocr Disord 13:11. 2013
    ..Besides its role in bone formation, osteocalcin may play a role in the regulation of energy metabolism and male fertility. To interpret serum OC data, reference intervals adapted to a specific laboratory method are needed...
  26. pmc Genome-wide association study identifies four genetic loci associated with thyroid volume and goiter risk
    Alexander Teumer
    Interfaculty Institute for Genetics and Functional Genomics, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Am J Hum Genet 88:664-73. 2011
    ..All four associations were replicated in an independent sample of 1290 participants of the KORA study. These results increase the knowledge about genetic factors and physiological mechanisms influencing thyroid volume...