Lars Bo Andersen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An intermittent running test to estimate maximal oxygen uptake: the Andersen test
    L B Andersen
    Department of Sport Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences Oslo, Norway
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 48:434-7. 2008
  2. pmc Correlates of objectively assessed physical activity and sedentary time in children: a cross-sectional study (The European Youth Heart Study)
    Andreas Nilsson
    School of Health and Medical Sciences, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 9:322. 2009
  3. pmc Tracking and prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors across socio-economic classes: a longitudinal substudy of the European Youth Heart Study
    Peter L Kristensen
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 6:20. 2006
  4. pmc Back pain reporting in young girls appears to be puberty-related
    Niels Wedderkopp
    The Back Research Center, Backcenter Funen, Lindevej 5, 5750 Ringe, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 6:52. 2005
  5. pmc Unit-specific calibration of Actigraph accelerometers in a mechanical setup - is it worth the effort? The effect on random output variation caused by technical inter-instrument variability in the laboratory and in the field
    Niels C Moeller
    Institute of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:19. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Physical fitness in relation to transport to school in adolescents: the Danish youth and sports study
    L B Andersen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:406-11. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and clustered cardiovascular risk in children: a cross-sectional study (The European Youth Heart Study)
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Lancet 368:299-304. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Association between back pain and physical fitness in adolescents
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1740-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity and clustering of coronary heart disease risk factors in young adults. The Northern Ireland Young Hearts Study
    Lars B Andersen
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Prev Med 42:73-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of mortality in the physically inactive is underestimated because of real changes in exposure level during follow-up
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 160:189-95. 2004

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint An intermittent running test to estimate maximal oxygen uptake: the Andersen test
    L B Andersen
    Department of Sport Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences Oslo, Norway
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 48:434-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this paper was to analyze the association between VO2max measured during maximal work on a treadmill and running distance in an intermittent running test...
  2. pmc Correlates of objectively assessed physical activity and sedentary time in children: a cross-sectional study (The European Youth Heart Study)
    Andreas Nilsson
    School of Health and Medical Sciences, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 9:322. 2009
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  3. pmc Tracking and prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors across socio-economic classes: a longitudinal substudy of the European Youth Heart Study
    Peter L Kristensen
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense M, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 6:20. 2006
    ..Furthermore the study investigates whether social class differences in the prevalence of overweight and low physical fitness exist or develop within the age range from childhood to adolescence...
  4. pmc Back pain reporting in young girls appears to be puberty-related
    Niels Wedderkopp
    The Back Research Center, Backcenter Funen, Lindevej 5, 5750 Ringe, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 6:52. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to establish whether the onset of puberty is associated with back pain reporting in young girls...
  5. pmc Unit-specific calibration of Actigraph accelerometers in a mechanical setup - is it worth the effort? The effect on random output variation caused by technical inter-instrument variability in the laboratory and in the field
    Niels C Moeller
    Institute of Sport Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:19. 2008
    ..Therefore, the primary aim of this study was to calculate and apply unit-specific calibration factors in multiple accelerometers in order to examine the impact on random output variation caused by inter-instrument variability...
  6. doi request reprint Physical fitness in relation to transport to school in adolescents: the Danish youth and sports study
    L B Andersen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:406-11. 2009
    ..Mode of travel was not related to leisure-time sports participation. Our findings suggest that commuter bicycling may be a way to improve health in adolescents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and clustered cardiovascular risk in children: a cross-sectional study (The European Youth Heart Study)
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Lancet 368:299-304. 2006
    ..This study's aim was to assess the associations of objectively measured physical activity with clustering of cardiovascular disease risk factors in children and derive guidelines on the basis of this analysis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association between back pain and physical fitness in adolescents
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1740-4. 2006
    ..A cross-sectional study of 9413 adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity and clustering of coronary heart disease risk factors in young adults. The Northern Ireland Young Hearts Study
    Lars B Andersen
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Prev Med 42:73-7. 2006
    ..Insulin resistance may cause deleterious changes in several CHD risk factors and is of potential interest in the aetiology of clustered risk. We analyzed how glucose and insulin variables were associated with clustered risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of mortality in the physically inactive is underestimated because of real changes in exposure level during follow-up
    Lars Bo Andersen
    Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 160:189-95. 2004
    ..The risk of a sedentary lifestyle is underestimated when it is calculated from one baseline measurement in prospective studies, because subjects change behavior during follow-up...
  11. doi request reprint Fitness, fatness and clustering of cardiovascular risk factors in children from Denmark, Estonia and Portugal: the European Youth Heart Study
    Lars B Andersen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:58-66. 2008
    ..Numerous studies have measured changes in body mass index (BMI), but few have assessed the independent effects of low fitness, overweight and physical inactivity on cardiovascular (CVD) risk factors...
  12. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors in a population-based sample of Norwegian children and adolescents
    Jostein Steene-Johannessen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:380-6. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to describe the distribution of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, and to evaluate the extent of clustering of CVD risk factors in Norwegian children and adolescents...
  13. doi request reprint Waist circumference is related to low-grade inflammation in youth
    Jostein Steene-Johannessen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:313-9. 2010
    ..To examine markers of inflammation in 9- and 15-year-olds with high waist circumference and compare these with controls, and to examine the relationships between inflammatory markers and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors...
  14. doi request reprint A 5-yr change in Norwegian 9-yr-olds' objectively assessed physical activity level
    Elin Kolle
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1368-73. 2009
    ..To describe changes in objectively assessed physical activity by socioeconomic status (SES) between 1999-2000 and 2005 in 9-yr-old children living in Oslo, Norway...
  15. doi request reprint Low muscle fitness is associated with metabolic risk in youth
    Jostein Steene-Johannessen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1361-7. 2009
    ..To examine the independent associations of muscle fitness and cardiorespiratory fitness with clustered metabolic risk in youth...
  16. pmc Seasonal variation in objectively assessed physical activity among children and adolescents in Norway: a cross-sectional study
    Elin Kolle
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, P, O, Box 4014 Ullevål Stadion, N 0806 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:36. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Low cardiorespiratory fitness is a strong predictor for clustering of cardiovascular disease risk factors in children independent of country, age and sex
    Sigmund A Anderssen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:526-31. 2007
    ..This cross-sectional study examined the association between fitness and clustered CVD risk in children and adolescents from three European countries...
  18. pmc Secular trends in adiposity in Norwegian 9-year-olds from 1999-2000 to 2005
    Elin Kolle
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 9:389. 2009
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Physical activity, heart rate, metabolic profile, and estradiol in premenopausal women
    Aina Emaus
    Department of Oncology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1022-30. 2008
    ..To study whether physical inactive women with a tendency to develop metabolic syndrome have high levels of 17beta-estradiol (E2) of importance for breast cancer risk...