I Holme

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Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint High blood hemoglobin concentration as risk factor of major atherosclerotic cardiovascular events in 114,159 healthy men and women in the apolipoprotein mortality risk study (AMORIS)
    Ingar Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University, Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Med 44:476-86. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prognostic model for total mortality in patients with haemodialysis from the Assessments of Survival and Cardiovascular Events (AURORA) study
    I Holme
    Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 271:463-71. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Relationships between lipoprotein components and risk of ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    I Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 265:275-87. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk factors among 40-year old men and women in Oslo 1981-1999]
    Ingar Holme
    Avdeling for epidemiologi og helseovervåking, Klinikk for forebyggende medisin, Medisinsk divisjon, Ulleval universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3039-42. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Adherence-adjusted efficacy with intensive versus standard statin therapy in patients with acute myocardial infarction in the IDEAL study
    Ingar Holme
    Center of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Sector Ullevål, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:315-20. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Uric acid and risk of myocardial infarction, stroke and congestive heart failure in 417,734 men and women in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    I Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo, University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 266:558-70. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Haptoglobin and risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, and congestive heart failure in 342,125 men and women in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    Ingar Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Med 41:522-32. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary and antismoking advice on the incidence of myocardial infarction: a 16-year follow-up of the Oslo Diet and Antismoking Study after its close
    I Holme
    Department of Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine Clinic, Ulleval University Hospital, N 407 Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:330-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Is a healthy lifestyle worthwhile?]
    Ingar Holme
    Avdeling for epidemiologi og helseovervåking, Klinikk for forebyggende medisin, Ulleval universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2246-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Relationships between lipoprotein components and risk of myocardial infarction: age, gender and short versus longer follow-up periods in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    I Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 264:30-8. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint High blood hemoglobin concentration as risk factor of major atherosclerotic cardiovascular events in 114,159 healthy men and women in the apolipoprotein mortality risk study (AMORIS)
    Ingar Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University, Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Med 44:476-86. 2012
    ..Few studies have tested differences in relationships between hemoglobin (Hb) and long-term risk of major cardiovascular diseases according to age and gender in healthy subjects as opposed to anemia...
  2. doi request reprint Prognostic model for total mortality in patients with haemodialysis from the Assessments of Survival and Cardiovascular Events (AURORA) study
    I Holme
    Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 271:463-71. 2012
    ..We used the database of the Assessment of Survival and Cardiovascular Events study to develop a prognostic model of mortality over 3-4 years...
  3. doi request reprint Relationships between lipoprotein components and risk of ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    I Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 265:275-87. 2009
    ..To compare lipoprotein components associated with ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke by age and gender in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk (AMORIS) Study (n=148 600)...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk factors among 40-year old men and women in Oslo 1981-1999]
    Ingar Holme
    Avdeling for epidemiologi og helseovervåking, Klinikk for forebyggende medisin, Medisinsk divisjon, Ulleval universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3039-42. 2004
    ..Between 1981 and 1991, the City of Oslo offered all its 40-year-old citizens screening for risk factors for cardiovascular disease. We describe changes in risk factors over this period...
  5. doi request reprint Adherence-adjusted efficacy with intensive versus standard statin therapy in patients with acute myocardial infarction in the IDEAL study
    Ingar Holme
    Center of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Sector Ullevål, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:315-20. 2009
    ..78-1.01) using atorvastatin 80 mg versus simvastatin 20-40 mg in patients with coronary heart disease (P=0.07). Adherence was high in both treatment groups but significantly higher in patients treated with simvastatin...
  6. doi request reprint Uric acid and risk of myocardial infarction, stroke and congestive heart failure in 417,734 men and women in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    I Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo, University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 266:558-70. 2009
    ..We, here, examine UA as a risk factor for AMI, stroke and CHF by age and gender in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk (AMORIS) Study...
  7. doi request reprint Haptoglobin and risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, and congestive heart failure in 342,125 men and women in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    Ingar Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Med 41:522-32. 2009
    ..Few studies have analysed the importance of haptoglobin (Hp) as a risk factor for acute myocardial infarction (AMI), stroke, and heart failure (HF) in large healthy populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary and antismoking advice on the incidence of myocardial infarction: a 16-year follow-up of the Oslo Diet and Antismoking Study after its close
    I Holme
    Department of Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine Clinic, Ulleval University Hospital, N 407 Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:330-8. 2006
    ..In an extended follow-up we studied the incidence of myocardial infarction (MI) 16 years after the end of the trial in the intervention and control groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Is a healthy lifestyle worthwhile?]
    Ingar Holme
    Avdeling for epidemiologi og helseovervåking, Klinikk for forebyggende medisin, Ulleval universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2246-9. 2006
    ..We examined whether self-reported lifestyle habits were associated with biological markers, a range of symptoms and several illnesses in 2000...
  10. doi request reprint Relationships between lipoprotein components and risk of myocardial infarction: age, gender and short versus longer follow-up periods in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    I Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 264:30-8. 2008
    ..Examine and compare lipoprotein components associated with fatal and nonfatal acute myocardial infarction (AMI) by time period in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk (AMORIS) Study...
  11. doi request reprint Lipoprotein components and risk of congestive heart failure in 84,740 men and women in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    Ingar Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo N 0407, Norway
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:1036-42. 2009
    ..We also explored the possible interaction between these factors and the apolipoprotein B to apolipoprotein A-1 ratio (apoB/apoA-1) in HF...
  12. doi request reprint [Risk factors and mortality--a follow-up of the Oslo Health Study from 1972-73]
    Ingar Holme
    Klinikk for forebyggende medisin, Senter for preventiv kardiologi, Oslo universitetssykehus, Ulleval, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 131:456-60. 2011
    ..We have investigated the significance of a single measurement of risk factors for cardiovascular disease and total mortality for different time periods...
  13. doi request reprint Inflammatory markers, lipoprotein components and risk of major cardiovascular events in 65,005 men and women in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk study (AMORIS)
    Ingar Holme
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Atherosclerosis 213:299-305. 2010
    ..We examined summary scores of inflammation and compared their predictive strength with that of lipoproteins in the Apolipoprotein MOrtality RISk (AMORIS) Study...
  14. doi request reprint Cardiovascular outcomes and their relationships to lipoprotein components in patients with and without chronic kidney disease: results from the IDEAL trial
    I Holme
    Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 267:567-75. 2010
    ..73 m(-2)) and analysed relationships between lipoprotein components (LC) and major coronary events (MCE) and other cardiovascular (CV) events...
  15. doi request reprint Lipids, myocardial infarction and ischaemic stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis in the Apolipoprotein-related Mortality RISk (AMORIS) Study
    A G Semb
    Department of Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1996-2001. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Intrinsic risk factors for acute knee injuries among male football players: a prospective cohort study
    A H Engebretsen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:645-52. 2011
    ..50, 95% CI 1.85-39.0) and 30° flexion (OR: 5.69, 95% CI 1.73-18.8) as candidate factors. However, in a multivariate analysis, none of these factors were associated with an increased injury risk...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with body mass index increase in men at 28 years follow-up
    L Lund Haheim
    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, PO Box 7004, St Olavs Plass, N 0130, Oslo, Norway
    QJM 99:665-71. 2006
    ..Several studies have reported a general increase in body mass index (BMI)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Changes in physical activity behavior and the development of body mass index during the last 30 years in Norway
    S A Anderssen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:309-17. 2008
    ..This association was less evident among men. Men and women who were lightly, moderately or highly active at leisure were less likely to be obese compared with those who were sedentary...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevention of hamstring strains in elite soccer: an intervention study
    A Arnason
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:40-8. 2008
    ..These results should be verified in randomized clinical trials...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of a low glycemic load diet versus a low-fat diet in subjects with and without the metabolic syndrome
    T O Klemsdal
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Center for Preventive Medicine, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:195-201. 2010
    ..The study aim was to compare a low glycemic load (LGL) diet versus a low-fat diet in a trial with a moderately intense dietary intervention in subjects with varying degrees of metabolic syndrome...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein predictors of cardiovascular events in statin-treated patients with coronary heart disease. Insights from the Incremental Decrease In End-points Through Aggressive Lipid-lowering Trial (IDEAL)
    Ingar Holme
    Center of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Med 40:456-64. 2008
    ..Few studies have looked into the ability of measurements of apolipoprotein B (apoB) and apolipoprotein A-1 (apoA-1) or apoB/apoA-1 to predict new coronary heart disease (CHD) events in patients with CHD on statin treatment...
  22. doi request reprint Preventing injuries in female youth football--a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    K Steffen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:605-14. 2008
    ..In conclusion, we observed no effect of the injury prevention program on the injury rate, most likely because the compliance with the program was low...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of an increased intake of vegetables and fruit on weight loss, blood pressure and antioxidant defense in subjects with sleep related breathing disorders
    M Svendsen
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1301-11. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of an increased consumption of vegetables and fruit on body weight, risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and antioxidant defense in obese patients with sleep-related breathing disorders (SRBD)...
  24. doi request reprint Intrinsic risk factors for acute ankle injuries among male soccer players: a prospective cohort study
    A H Engebretsen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:403-10. 2010
    ..23; 95% CI 1.06-1.41, P=0.005) predictor of new injuries. Function scores, functional tests and clinical examination could not independently identify players at an increased risk in this study...
  25. doi request reprint Comparison of atorvastatin 80 mg/day versus simvastatin 20 to 40 mg/day on frequency of cardiovascular events late (five years) after acute myocardial infarction (from the Incremental Decrease in End Points through Aggressive Lipid Lowering [IDEAL] trial)
    Terje R Pedersen
    Center for Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, and University of Oslo, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 106:354-9. 2010
    ..The 2 treatment regimens were well tolerated. In conclusion, our analysis provides support for the strategy of placing patients with recent MI on intensive statin therapy and maintaining the high dose over the long term, beyond 2 years...
  26. ncbi request reprint High-dose atorvastatin vs usual-dose simvastatin for secondary prevention after myocardial infarction: the IDEAL study: a randomized controlled trial
    Terje R Pedersen
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    JAMA 294:2437-45. 2005
    ..Evidence suggests that more intensive lowering of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) than is commonly applied clinically will provide further benefit in stable coronary artery disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome predicts prostate cancer in a cohort of middle-aged Norwegian men followed for 27 years
    L Lund Haheim
    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for Health Services, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 164:769-74. 2006
    ..In conclusion, metabolic syndrome was found to predict prostate cancer during 27 years of follow-up, indicating an association between insulin resistance and the incidence of prostate cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint ApoB but not LDL-cholesterol is reduced by exercise training in overweight healthy men. Results from the 1-year randomized Oslo Diet and Exercise Study
    I Holme
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    J Intern Med 262:235-43. 2007
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Plant sterols from rapeseed and tall oils: effects on lipids, fat-soluble vitamins and plant sterol concentrations
    E Heggen
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:258-65. 2010
    ..We evaluated the effects of plant sterols from rapeseed and tall oils on serum lipids, lipoproteins, fat-soluble vitamins and plant sterol concentrations...
  30. pmc Lung cancer and air pollution: a 27 year follow up of 16 209 Norwegian men
    P Nafstad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Thorax 58:1071-6. 2003
    ..The association between incidence of lung cancer and long term air pollution exposure was investigated in a cohort of Oslo men followed from 1972/73 to 1998...
  31. pmc Leisure time physical activity in middle age predicts the metabolic syndrome in old age: results of a 28-year follow-up of men in the Oslo study
    Ingar Holme
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 7:154. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Predictiveness of body mass index for fatal coronary heart disease in men according to length of follow-up: a 21-year prospective cohort study
    Lise Lund Haheim
    Norwegian Health Service Research Centre, Department of Preventive Cardiology, Preventive Medicine Clinic, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 35:4-10. 2007
    ..To test the association between body mass index (BMI) and other coronary risk factors and the risk of a fatal coronary heart disease (CHD) event in different time periods during follow-up...
  33. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and sex are strong determinants of diabetes in an urban Western society: implications for prevention
    A K Jenum
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403, Oslo, Norway
    Diabetologia 48:435-9. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the prevalence of diabetes and its association with ethnicity and sex, to identify subgroups at special risk...
  34. pmc Risk factors for sports injuries--a methodological approach
    R Bahr
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 37:384-92. 2003
    ..Studies published to date on the risk factors for hamstring strains have methodological limitations, and are too small to detect small to moderate associations...
  35. ncbi request reprint Quality-adjusted meta-analysis of the hypertension/coronary dilemma
    I Holme
    Life Insurance Companies' Institute for Medical Statistics, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Hypertens 7:703-12. 1994
    ..Also, patients at higher risk levels showed better benefit than lower risk patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Design and baseline characteristics of the Incremental Decrease in End Points through Aggressive Lipid Lowering study
    Terje R Pedersen
    Center for Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 94:720-4. 2004
    ..2 +/- 0.3 mmol/L (46 mg/dl). Drug treatment before randomization consisted of statins in 77% of patients, aspirin in 78.9%, beta blockers in 75.1%, and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in 30%...
  37. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence of acute myocardial infarction and stroke: a 21-year follow-up of the Oslo study
    Lise Lund Haheim
    Norwegian Health Services Research Centre, Oslo, Norway
    Scand Cardiovasc J 38:216-21. 2004
    ..To explore changes in the incidence of fatal and nonfatal myocardial infarction (MI) and stroke in the same male population over two decades...
  38. doi request reprint Weight cycling and risk of forearm fractures: a 28-year follow-up of men in the Oslo Study
    Anne Johanne Søgaard
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1005-13. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that weight cycling may predict forearm fracture in elderly men and indicate that the potentially harmful effects of weight cycling are related to the number of episodes occurring at ages 25-50 years...
  39. doi request reprint Congestive heart failure is associated with lipoprotein components in statin-treated patients with coronary heart disease Insights from the Incremental Decrease in End points Through Aggressive Lipid Lowering Trial (IDEAL)
    Ingar Holme
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Atherosclerosis 205:522-7. 2009
    ..Very few, if any, studies have assessed the ability of apolipoproteins to predict new-onset of congestive heart failure (HF) in statin-treated patients with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Combined diet and exercise intervention reverses the metabolic syndrome in middle-aged males: results from the Oslo Diet and Exercise Study
    S A Anderssen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 17:687-95. 2007
    ..However, the combined diet and exercise intervention was significantly more effective than diet or exercise alone in the treatment of the metabolic syndrome...
  41. doi request reprint Effect of fluvastatin on cardiac outcomes in kidney transplant patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a randomized placebo-controlled study
    Gudrun E Norby
    National Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Arthritis Rheum 60:1060-4. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate the effect of fluvastatin on cardiac end points in a randomized controlled trial of renal transplant patients with SLE...
  42. ncbi request reprint Design and baseline characteristics of the simvastatin and ezetimibe in aortic stenosis (SEAS) study
    Anne B Rossebø
    Division of Cardiology, Aker University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 99:970-3. 2007
    ..4+/-0.7 mmol/L (126 mg/dl). The SEAS Study is the largest randomized trial to date in patients with AS and will allow determination of the prognostic value of aggressive lipid lowering in such patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effect of lifestyle and/or statin treatment on soluble markers of atherosclerosis in hypertensives
    Anne Hjelstuen
    Research Forum, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Scand Cardiovasc J 41:313-20. 2007
    ..To investigate the independent and combined effects of lifestyle changes and statin treatment on soluble markers of atherosclerotic activity...
  44. ncbi request reprint Promoting physical activity in a low-income multiethnic district: effects of a community intervention study to reduce risk factors for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease: a community intervention reducing inactivity
    Anne Karen Jenum
    Diabetes Research Centre, Aker University Hospital, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Diabetes Care 29:1605-12. 2006
    ..The aim was to assess the net effects on risk factors for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease of a community-based 3-year intervention to increase physical activity...
  45. pmc Stress reactivity to and recovery from a standardised exercise bout: a study of 31 runners practising relaxation techniques
    E E Solberg
    Department of Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 34:268-72. 2000
    ..To compare the efficacy in runners of two relaxation techniques with regard to exercise reactivity and recovery after exercise...
  46. ncbi request reprint Relationship between floor type and risk of ACL injury in team handball
    O E Olsen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 13:299-304. 2003
    ..96+/-0.04 injuries 1000 h(-1); OR vs. wooden floors: 2.35 (1.09-5.07); P=0.03; OR vs. men: 4.77 (1.87-12.18); P=0.001). These results indicate that the risk of ACL injury for women is higher on artificial floors than on wooden floors...
  47. ncbi request reprint Risk-factor profile for the incidence of subarachnoid and intracerebral haemorrhage, cerebral infarction, and unspecified stroke during 21 years' follow-up in men
    Lise Lund Håheim
    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 34:589-97. 2006
    ..To study the risk-factor profile for the incidence of non-fatal and fatal stroke among middle-aged men according to the stroke subtypes subarachnoid or intracerebral haemorrhage, cerebral infarction, and unspecified stroke...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Treatment with statins of the elderly]
    Ingar Holme
    Avdeling for epidemiologi og helseovervåkning, Klinikk for forebyggende medisin, Ulleval universitetssykehus, Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:167-9. 2004
    ..While the absolute risk of cardiovascular disease in the elderly is very high, the benefits of treatment may be reduced by adverse events, polypharmacy and competing risks...
  49. ncbi request reprint Markers of inflammation are inversely related to physical activity and fitness in sedentary men with treated hypertension
    Anne Hjelstuen
    Medical Division, Ulleval University Hospital, Kirkeveien, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Hypertens 19:669-75; discussion 676-7. 2006
    ..Physical inactivity is an important risk factor for atherosclerotic disease. We studied the relationship between physical activity and physical fitness and soluble markers of atherosclerotic activity in men with drug-treated hypertension...
  50. doi request reprint Intrinsic risk factors for hamstring injuries among male soccer players: a prospective cohort study
    Anders Hauge Engebretsen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Ulleval Stadion, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Sports Med 38:1147-53. 2010
    ..It seems that previous injury and age are important risk factors, but the literature is limited. This study was conducted to see if we could identify intrinsic risk factors for hamstring injuries among male soccer players...
  51. doi request reprint Observed and predicted reduction of ischemic cardiovascular events in the Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in Aortic Stenosis trial
    Ingar Holme
    Centre of Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 105:1802-8. 2010
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Low back pain among endurance athletes with and without specific back loading--a cross-sectional survey of cross-country skiers, rowers, orienteerers, and nonathletic controls
    Roald Bahr
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:449-54. 2004
    ..Cross-sectional survey among athletes competing at the national elite level in cross-country skiing, rowing, and orienteering, as well as a matched nonathletic control group...
  53. ncbi request reprint The natural course of acute sciatica with nerve root symptoms in a double-blind placebo-controlled trial evaluating the effect of piroxicam
    H Weber
    Neurological Department, Ullevaal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 18:1433-8. 1993
    ..Based on questionnaires at months 3 and 12 approximately 30% of the patients still complained about back trouble and 19.5% were out of work after 1 year. Four patients underwent surgery during this period...
  54. ncbi request reprint Randomised controlled general practice trial of sertraline, exposure therapy and combined treatment in generalised social phobia
    S Blomhoff
    Department of Psychosomatic and Behavioural Medicine, National Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Psychiatry 179:23-30. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Sertraline is an effective treatment for generalised social phobia. Combined treatment with sertraline and exposure therapy, conducted by the general practitioner, may enhance the treatment efficacy in primary care...
  55. ncbi request reprint The "Romsås in Motion" community intervention: mediating effects of psychosocial factors on forward transition in the stages of change in physical activity
    Catherine Lorentzen
    Department of coaching and psychology, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Health Educ Behav 36:348-65. 2009
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  56. doi request reprint Effect of playing tactics on achieving score-box possessions in a random series of team possessions from Norwegian professional soccer matches
    Albin Tenga
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Ulleval Stadion, Oslo, Norway
    J Sports Sci 28:245-55. 2010
    ..47 to 2.76). Assessment of opponent interactions is critical to evaluate the effectiveness of offensive playing tactics on producing score-box possessions, and improves the validity of team match-performance analysis in soccer...
  57. ncbi request reprint Fluvastatin and lifestyle modification for reduction of carotid intima-media thickness and left ventricular mass progression in drug-treated hypertensives
    Sigmund A Anderssen
    Center for Preventive Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway sigmund anderssen nih no
    Atherosclerosis 178:387-97. 2005
    ..The Hypertension High Risk Management trial (HYRIM) investigated the effect of fluvastatin treatment and lifestyle intervention on development of carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in drug-treated hypertensive patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint Promoting physical activity in a multi-ethnic district - methods and baseline results of a pseudo-experimental intervention study
    Anne Karen Jenum
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 10:387-96. 2003
    ..The intervention focused on promoting physical activity to reduce the burden of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Predictors for 21-year incidence of myocardial infarction in the Oslo study 1972/73]
    Ingar Holme
    Avdeling for epidemiologi og helseovervåkning Klinikk for forebyggende medisin Ullevål universitetssykehus 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1050-3. 2003
  60. doi request reprint Self-reported injury history and lower limb function as risk factors for injuries in female youth soccer
    Kathrin Steffen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, PO Box 4014 Ullevål Stadion, 0806 Oslo, Norway
    Am J Sports Med 36:700-8. 2008
    ..Questionnaires may be a possible alternative as screening instruments...
  61. ncbi request reprint Relation of age, the apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A-I ratio, and the risk of fatal myocardial infarction and implications for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Allan D Sniderman
    Mike Rosenbloom Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 100:217-21. 2007
    ..In conclusion, it appears that not all of the effects of age are irreversible. therefore, outcomes with early prevention might be much more favorable than usually assumed...
  62. doi request reprint High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein particle size, and apolipoprotein A-I: significance for cardiovascular risk: the IDEAL and EPIC-Norfolk studies
    Wim A van der Steeg
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:634-42. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint The apoB/apoA-I ratio is better than the cholesterol ratios to estimate the balance between plasma proatherogenic and antiatherogenic lipoproteins and to predict coronary risk
    Goran Walldius
    King Gustaf V Research Institute, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Chem Lab Med 42:1355-63. 2004
    ..Moreover, we examined whether any lipids, lipoproteins or cholesterol ratios add significant predictive information beyond that provided by the apoB/apoA-I ratio...
  64. doi request reprint Lipids, apolipoproteins, and their ratios in relation to cardiovascular events with statin treatment
    John J P Kastelein
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Vascular Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 117:3002-9. 2008
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint [Apolipoproteins are better risk markers than conventional lipids]
    Goran Walldius
    Konung Gustaf V s forskningsinstitut, Solna, AstraZeneca AB, Sodertalje
    Lakartidningen 104:2612-3. 2007
  66. ncbi request reprint Does low-density lipoprotein size add to atherogenic particle number in predicting the risk of fatal myocardial infarction?
    Ingmar Jungner
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Cardiol 97:943-6. 2006
    ..The strongest single lipoprotein-related risk factor was the apo-B/apo-A-I ratio. In conclusion, these results provide further confirmation of the importance of determining apo-B and apo-A-I in routine clinical practice...
  67. pmc Urban air pollution and mortality in a cohort of Norwegian men
    Per Nafstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, P B 1140 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Health Perspect 112:610-5. 2004
    ..04 (95% CI, 0.94-1.15). The findings indicate that urban air pollution may increase the risk of dying. The effect seemed to be strongest for deaths from respiratory diseases other than lung cancer...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Changes in cardiovascular risk factors among men in Oslo during 28 years]
    Lise Lund Haheim
    Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter for helsetjenesten, Postboks 7004 St Olavs plass, 0130 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:2240-5. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to measure changes in known risk factors for cardiovascular disease among men over a period of 28 years...
  69. ncbi request reprint Associations between type A behaviour pattern and psychological distress : 28 years of follow-up of the Oslo Study 1972/1973
    Anne Johanne Søgaard
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:216-23. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationships between type A behaviour pattern (TABP) and psychological distress measured in middle aged men participating in two surveys 28 years apart...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of high risk of heart disease among asymptomatic persons]
    Ingar Holme
    Klinkk for forebyggende medisin Ullevål universitetssykehus 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2132-3. 2002
  71. ncbi request reprint Effect of fluvastatin on renal end points in the Assessment of Lescol in Renal Transplant (ALERT) trial
    Bengt Fellstrom
    University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Kidney Int 66:1549-55. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of fluvastatin on long-term renal transplant function and development of chronic allograft nephropathy in the ALERT (Assessment of Lescol in Renal Transplantation) study...
  72. ncbi request reprint Effect of fluvastatin on cardiac outcomes in renal transplant recipients: a multicentre, randomised, placebo-controlled trial
    Hallvard Holdaas
    Lancet 361:2024-31. 2003
    ..We investigated the effects of fluvastatin on cardiac and renal endpoints in this population...
  73. doi request reprint Intensive lipid lowering with simvastatin and ezetimibe in aortic stenosis
    Anne B Rossebø
    Division of Cardiology, Aker University Hospital, Trondheimsveien 235, N 0514 Oslo, Norway
    N Engl J Med 359:1343-56. 2008
    ..Hyperlipidemia has been suggested as a risk factor for stenosis of the aortic valve, but lipid-lowering studies have had conflicting results...
  74. ncbi request reprint fluvastatin prevents cardiac death and myocardial infarction in renal transplant recipients: post-hoc subgroup analyses of the ALERT Study
    Alan G Jardine
    Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Am J Transplant 4:988-95. 2004
    ..The subgroups included patients at lower cardiovascular risk, who were younger, nondiabetic, nonsmokers and without pre-existing CVD. These data support the early introduction of statins following renal transplantation...
  75. ncbi request reprint [Treatment with statins: further data from the Heart Protection Study]
    Serena Tonstad
    Avdeling for preventiv kardiologi, Klinikk for forebyggende medisin Medisinsk divisjon Ullevål universitetssykehus 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:2777-80. 2002
    ..In meta-analysis, reduction in events is associated with reduction in serum low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels, however, some studies have proposed a threshold level for the effect...