Bjørn O Asvold

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Association between posttest dexamethasone and cortisol concentrations in the 1 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression test
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Endocrinology St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital P O Box 3250 Sluppen, N 7006, Trondheim Norway Department of Public Health Norwegian University of Science and Technology N 7491, Trondheim Norway
    Endocr Connect 1:62-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Associations of TSH levels within the reference range with future blood pressure and lipid concentrations: 11-year follow-up of the HUNT study
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, P O Box 8905 MTFS, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:73-82. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Thyroid function and the risk of coronary heart disease: 12-year follow-up of the HUNT study in Norway
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:911-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Association between blood pressure and serum thyroid-stimulating hormone concentration within the reference range: a population-based study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:841-5. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Serum TSH within the reference range as a predictor of future hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism: 11-year follow-up of the HUNT Study in Norway
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Postboks 8905 MTFS, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:93-9. 2012
  6. pmc Quantitative EEG in type 1 diabetic adults with childhood exposure to severe hypoglycaemia: a 16 year follow-up study
    B O Asvold
    Department of Endocrinology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Diabetologia 54:2404-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Maternal concentrations of insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 1 during pregnancy and birth weight of offspring
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 174:129-35. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Association of thyroid function with estimated glomerular filtration rate in a population-based study: the HUNT study
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, PO Box 8905 MTFS, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:101-5. 2011
  9. pmc Cognitive function in type 1 diabetic adults with early exposure to severe hypoglycemia: a 16-year follow-up study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Endocrinology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Diabetes Care 33:1945-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Association of serum TSH with high body mass differs between smokers and never-smokers
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:5023-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Association between posttest dexamethasone and cortisol concentrations in the 1 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression test
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Endocrinology St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital P O Box 3250 Sluppen, N 7006, Trondheim Norway Department of Public Health Norwegian University of Science and Technology N 7491, Trondheim Norway
    Endocr Connect 1:62-7. 2012
    ..However, dexamethasone measurements may identify subjects with inadequately low plasma dexamethasone and may therefore be of value when retesting subjects with possibly false-positive DST results...
  2. doi request reprint Associations of TSH levels within the reference range with future blood pressure and lipid concentrations: 11-year follow-up of the HUNT study
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, P O Box 8905 MTFS, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:73-82. 2013
    ..In a prospective study, we aimed to determine whether differences in TSH levels within the reference range are associated with future levels of blood pressure and lipids...
  3. doi request reprint Thyroid function and the risk of coronary heart disease: 12-year follow-up of the HUNT study in Norway
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:911-7. 2012
    ..We now aimed to confirm the association of high serum TSH with the risk of coronary heart disease, using hospital-based diagnoses of myocardial infarction...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association between blood pressure and serum thyroid-stimulating hormone concentration within the reference range: a population-based study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:841-5. 2007
    ..The association between thyroid function and blood pressure is insufficiently studied...
  5. doi request reprint Serum TSH within the reference range as a predictor of future hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism: 11-year follow-up of the HUNT Study in Norway
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Postboks 8905 MTFS, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:93-9. 2012
    ..Conversely, relatively low serum TSH could predict future hyperthyroidism...
  6. pmc Quantitative EEG in type 1 diabetic adults with childhood exposure to severe hypoglycaemia: a 16 year follow-up study
    B O Asvold
    Department of Endocrinology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Diabetologia 54:2404-8. 2011
    ..We have now assessed whether the reduced cognition was accompanied by lasting EEG abnormalities...
  7. doi request reprint Maternal concentrations of insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 1 during pregnancy and birth weight of offspring
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 174:129-35. 2011
    ..In conclusion, persistently low IGFBP-1 in pregnancy is associated with relatively higher birth weight. Maternal insulin resistance may provide a link between IGFBP-1 and offspring birth weight...
  8. doi request reprint Association of thyroid function with estimated glomerular filtration rate in a population-based study: the HUNT study
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, PO Box 8905 MTFS, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:101-5. 2011
    ..Low thyroid function may be associated with reduced glomerular filtration rate (GFR). We therefore studied the association of thyroid function with estimated GFR (eGFR) in a population-based study...
  9. pmc Cognitive function in type 1 diabetic adults with early exposure to severe hypoglycemia: a 16-year follow-up study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Endocrinology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Diabetes Care 33:1945-7. 2010
    ..We assessed adulthood cognition in relation to early exposure to severe hypoglycemia (SH)...
  10. doi request reprint Association of serum TSH with high body mass differs between smokers and never-smokers
    Bjørn Olav Åsvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:5023-7. 2009
    ..Recent studies have suggested that the association of low thyroid function with high body mass is restricted to nonsmokers...
  11. doi request reprint Thyrotropin levels and risk of fatal coronary heart disease: the HUNT study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Arch Intern Med 168:855-60. 2008
    ..Recent studies suggest that relatively low thyroid function within the clinical reference range is positively associated with risk factors for coronary heart disease (CHD), but the association with CHD mortality is not resolved...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking and thyroid function: a population-based study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Arch Intern Med 167:1428-32. 2007
    ..The association between tobacco smoking and thyroid function is incompletely understood...
  13. ncbi request reprint The association between TSH within the reference range and serum lipid concentrations in a population-based study. The HUNT Study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 156:181-6. 2007
    ..We have studied the association between normal thyroid function, defined as TSH within the reference range of a general population, and concentrations of serum lipids...
  14. doi request reprint Serum TSH related to measures of body mass: longitudinal data from the HUNT Study, Norway
    Anders Svare
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 74:769-75. 2011
    ..Our objective was to investigate the longitudinal relationship between thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) and body mass measures [body weight, body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC) and waist-hip-ratio (WHR)]...
  15. ncbi request reprint Human chorionic gonadotropin, angiogenic factors, and preeclampsia risk: a nested case-control study
    Bjørn O Asvold
    Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Department of Endocrinology, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:454-62. 2014
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  16. ncbi request reprint Fear of hypoglycemia in women and men with type 1 diabetes
    Ellen Gjerløw
    Ellen Gjerløw, RN, is Head Nurse, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Norway Marit R Bjørgaas, MD, PhD, is Senior Consultant, Department of Endocrinology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, and Professor, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Erik W Nielsen, MD, PhD, is Professor, Division of Emergency Medical Services, Nordland Hospital, Bodø, and Universities of Tromsø and Nordland, Norway Sandra E Olsen, MD, is Research Fellow, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway Bjørn O Åsvold, MD, PhD, is Consultant, Department of Endocrinology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, and Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
    Nurs Res 63:143-9. 2014
    ..Severe hypoglycemia is a serious complication of type1 diabetes feared by many who have the disease...
  17. doi request reprint Angiogenic factors in maternal circulation and preeclampsia with or without fetal growth restriction
    Lars J Vatten
    Department of Public Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:1388-94. 2012
    ..To study associations of placental growth factor (PlGF) and soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 (sFlt-1) in maternal circulation with the risk of preeclampsia with and without fetal growth restriction...