Janina Petkeviciene

Summary

Affiliation: Kaunas University of Medicine
Country: Lithuania

Publications

  1. pmc Associations between apolipoprotein E genotype, diet, body mass index, and serum lipids in Lithuanian adult population
    Janina Petkeviciene
    Faculty of Public Health, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania
    PLoS ONE 7:e41525. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Diet and dyslipidemias in a Lithuanian rural population aged 25-64: the CINDI survey
    Janina Petkeviciene
    Health Research Institute, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Eiveniu 4, 50028 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 48:211-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Educational variations in the consumption of foods containing fat in Finland and the Baltic countries
    Janina Petkeviciene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu str 4, LT 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Public Health Nutr 10:518-23. 2007
  4. pmc The sociodemographic patterning of drinking and binge drinking in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland, 1994-2002
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    BMC Public Health 7:241. 2007
  5. pmc Relationship between perceived body weight and body mass index based on self- reported height and weight among university students: a cross-sectional study in seven European countries
    Rafael T Mikolajczyk
    School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:40. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint [Dietary patterns and their association with lifestyle factors in Lithuanian adult population]
    Vilma Kriaucioniene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:537-43. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for noncommunicable diseases in Lithuanian rural population: CINDI survey 2007
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:633-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in health behavior of Lithuanian adolescents and adults over 1994-2002
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:884-90. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and their association with sociodemographic factors in Lithuanian adult population
    Vilma Kriaucioniene
    Laboratory of Preventive Medicine, Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:799-804. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic and health behaviour factors associated with obesity in adult populations in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania
    Jurate Klumbiene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Eur J Public Health 14:390-4. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Associations between apolipoprotein E genotype, diet, body mass index, and serum lipids in Lithuanian adult population
    Janina Petkeviciene
    Faculty of Public Health, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania
    PLoS ONE 7:e41525. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of APOE genotypes, the intake of saturated fatty acids (SFA), and obesity on serum lipid levels in Lithuanian adult population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diet and dyslipidemias in a Lithuanian rural population aged 25-64: the CINDI survey
    Janina Petkeviciene
    Health Research Institute, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Eiveniu 4, 50028 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 48:211-7. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the dietary intake of a Lithuanian rural population and to assess the relationship between diet and dyslipidemias...
  3. ncbi request reprint Educational variations in the consumption of foods containing fat in Finland and the Baltic countries
    Janina Petkeviciene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu str 4, LT 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Public Health Nutr 10:518-23. 2007
    ..To examine educational differences among people who consume foods containing fat in Finland and the Baltic countries...
  4. pmc The sociodemographic patterning of drinking and binge drinking in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland, 1994-2002
    Ville Helasoja
    National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Finland
    BMC Public Health 7:241. 2007
    ..In the future the target groups for prevention of excessive drinking should also include young and less-educated women in all four countries studied...
  5. pmc Relationship between perceived body weight and body mass index based on self- reported height and weight among university students: a cross-sectional study in seven European countries
    Rafael T Mikolajczyk
    School of Public Health and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:40. 2010
    ..Despite low rates of obesity, many university students perceive themselves as overweight, especially women. This is of concern, because inappropriate weight perceptions can lead to unhealthy behaviours including eating disorders...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Dietary patterns and their association with lifestyle factors in Lithuanian adult population]
    Vilma Kriaucioniene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:537-43. 2009
    ..CONCLUSIONS. Nutrition habits were related to lifestyle factors. Men and women who followed the "Cereals" pattern have the healthiest lifestyle...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for noncommunicable diseases in Lithuanian rural population: CINDI survey 2007
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:633-9. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the risk profile for noncommunicable diseases in Lithuanian rural population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in health behavior of Lithuanian adolescents and adults over 1994-2002
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:884-90. 2004
    ..There were no changes in physical activity among teenagers over the period of the study. The proportion of physically active persons in adult population has increased since 1994...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and their association with sociodemographic factors in Lithuanian adult population
    Vilma Kriaucioniene
    Laboratory of Preventive Medicine, Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:799-804. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the association between dietary patterns and sociodemographic factors using the data of Lithuanian health behavior monitoring...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic and health behaviour factors associated with obesity in adult populations in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania
    Jurate Klumbiene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Eur J Public Health 14:390-4. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the pattern of sociodemographic variations in the prevalence of obesity in Estonia, Finland and Lithuania. In addition, the association between obesity and selected health behaviours was examined...
  11. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of overweight and obesity in relation to social and behavioral factors (Lithuanian health behavior monitoring)
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 3007 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 39:1223-30. 2003
    ..The National obesity control program aimed at promotion of healthy nutrition and physical activity should be elaborated in order to decrease the prevalence of obesity and overweight in Lithuanian population...
  12. pmc Time trends in social differences in nutrition habits of a Lithuanian population: 1994-2010
    Vilma Kriaucioniene
    Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Medical Academy, Health Research Institute, Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 12:218. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the trends in selected food habits of the Lithuanian adult population by their level of education and place of residence from 1994 to 2010...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health inequalities in Lithuania: education and nutrition habits
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:875-83. 2004
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  14. pmc Diet and serum lipids: changes over socio-economic transition period in Lithuanian rural population
    Vitalija Ramazauskiene
    Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Academy of Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 11:447. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to compare trends in diet and lipid profile of Lithuanian rural population aged 25-64 during two decades of transition period (1987-2007)...
  15. pmc Advising overweight persons about diet and physical activity in primary health care: Lithuanian health behaviour monitoring study
    Jurate Klumbiene
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu str, 4, 50009 Kaunas 7, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 6:30. 2006
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the level of giving advice on diet and physical activity by GPs using the data of Lithuanian health behaviour monitoring among adult population...
  16. pmc Association between APOE, SCARB1, PPARα polymorphisms and serum lipids in a population of Lithuanian adults
    Alina Smalinskiene
    Laboratory of Molecular Cardiology, Institute of Cardiology, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Lipids Health Dis 12:120. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the distribution of the APOE, SCARB1, PPARα genotypes in the Lithuanian adult population and to determine the relationship of these genotypes with dyslipidemia...
  17. pmc SCARB1 single nucleotide polymorphism (rs5888) is associated with serum lipid profile and myocardial infarction in an age- and gender-dependent manner
    Daiva Stanislovaitienė
    Department of Ophthalmology, Medicine Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Lipids Health Dis 12:24. 2013
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  18. ncbi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinase-3 gene polymorphism and dilatative pathology of ascending thoracic aorta
    Vaiva Lesauskaite
    Institute of Cardiology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:386-91. 2008
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  19. pmc Trends and social differences in alcohol consumption during the postcommunist transition in Lithuania
    Jurate Klumbiene
    Health Research Institute, Faculty of Public Health, Academy of Medicine, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:615183. 2012
    ..Social differences in regular alcohol drinking should be considered in further development of national alcohol control policy in Lithuania...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dyslipidemias among Lithuanian rural population (CINDI program)
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 4, 3007 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 39:1215-22. 2003
    ..The strengthening of favorable trends in nutrition habits in Lithuanian population should be one of the most important strategies in the implementation of cardiovascular disease prevention programs...