A L Brantsaeter

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi Adherence of pregnant women to Nordic dietary guidelines in relation to postpartum weight retention: results from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne von Ruesten
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 14:75. 2014
  2. pmc Food patterns and dietary quality associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 12:612. 2012
  3. pmc Folic acid supplementation, dietary folate intake during pregnancy and risk for spontaneous preterm delivery: a prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:160. 2013
  4. pmc Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy is associated with birth weight but not with gestational length: results from a large prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Med 11:42. 2013
  5. pmc Determinants of plasma concentrations of perfluoroalkyl substances in pregnant Norwegian women
    A L Brantsæter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Int 54:74-84. 2013
  6. pmc Risk of suboptimal iodine intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Anne Lise Brantsæter
    Department of Exposure and Risk Assessment, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Norway
    Nutrients 5:424-40. 2013
  7. doi Maternal seafood consumption and infant birth weight, length and head circumference in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne Lise Brantsæter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 107:436-44. 2012
  8. pmc Tracking of eating patterns and overweight - a follow-up study of Norwegian schoolchildren from middle childhood to early adolescence
    Inger M Oellingrath
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Department of Health Studies, Telemark University College, Porsgrunn, Norway
    Nutr J 10:106. 2011
  9. pmc Characteristics associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 10:775. 2010
  10. pmc Intake of probiotic food and risk of preeclampsia in primiparous women: the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 174:807-15. 2011

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  1. doi Adherence of pregnant women to Nordic dietary guidelines in relation to postpartum weight retention: results from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne von Ruesten
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 14:75. 2014
    ..Therefore, it is of interest to examine whether adherence to nutrient recommendations or food-based guidelines is associated with postpartum weight retention 6 months after birth...
  2. pmc Food patterns and dietary quality associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 12:612. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe dietary characteristics associated with frequent consumption of organic food among pregnant women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  3. pmc Folic acid supplementation, dietary folate intake during pregnancy and risk for spontaneous preterm delivery: a prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:160. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association of folic acid supplementation during different periods of pregnancy and of dietary folate intake with the risk of spontaneous preterm delivery (PTD)...
  4. pmc Maternal caffeine intake during pregnancy is associated with birth weight but not with gestational length: results from a large prospective observational cohort study
    Verena Sengpiel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Med 11:42. 2013
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  5. pmc Determinants of plasma concentrations of perfluoroalkyl substances in pregnant Norwegian women
    A L Brantsæter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Int 54:74-84. 2013
    ..Diet has been considered the main source of exposure. The aim of the present study was to identify determinants of four plasma PFASs in pregnant Norwegian women...
  6. pmc Risk of suboptimal iodine intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Anne Lise Brantsæter
    Department of Exposure and Risk Assessment, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Norway
    Nutrients 5:424-40. 2013
    ..The median urinary iodine concentration measured in 119 participants (69 μg/L) confirmed insufficient iodine intake. Public health strategies are needed to improve and secure the iodine status of pregnant women in Norway...
  7. doi Maternal seafood consumption and infant birth weight, length and head circumference in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne Lise Brantsæter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 107:436-44. 2012
    ..In conclusion, maternal seafood consumption was positively associated with birth size, driven by lean fish intake, while supplementary n-3 intake was negatively associated with infant head circumference...
  8. pmc Tracking of eating patterns and overweight - a follow-up study of Norwegian schoolchildren from middle childhood to early adolescence
    Inger M Oellingrath
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Department of Health Studies, Telemark University College, Porsgrunn, Norway
    Nutr J 10:106. 2011
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  9. pmc Characteristics associated with organic food consumption during pregnancy; data from a large cohort of pregnant women in Norway
    Hanne Torjusen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Public Health 10:775. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe characteristics associated with the use of organic food among pregnant women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  10. pmc Intake of probiotic food and risk of preeclampsia in primiparous women: the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 174:807-15. 2011
    ..75, 95% CI: 0.57, 0.98) and daily (OR = 0.61, 95% CI: 0.43, 0.89) intakes. These results suggest that regular consumption of milk-based probiotics could be associated with lower risk of preeclampsia in primiparous women...
  11. ncbi Urine flavonoids and plasma carotenoids in the validation of fruit, vegetable and tea intake during pregnancy in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 10:838-47. 2007
    ..To validate a new food-frequency questionnaire (FFQ) for measuring the intake of fruit, vegetables and tea reported by women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  12. doi Exploration of biomarkers for total fish intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 04030 Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 13:54-62. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore whether selenium (Se), iodine, mercury (Hg) or arsenic may serve as a biomarker for total fish and seafood intake in addition to the traditionally used n-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA...
  13. pmc Validation of self-reported recreational exercise in pregnant women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study
    A L Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:e48-55. 2010
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  14. ncbi Self-reported dietary supplement use is confirmed by biological markers in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Toxicology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:146-54. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the relation between reported use and biomarkers in supplement and non-supplement users and to validate self-reported intake of dietary supplements in mid pregnancy...
  15. pmc A dietary pattern characterized by high intake of vegetables, fruits, and vegetable oils is associated with reduced risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous pregnant Norwegian women
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Nutr 139:1162-8. 2009
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  16. doi Exploration of different methods to assess dietary acrylamide exposure in pregnant women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:2808-14. 2008
    ..Our findings facilitate future studies on acrylamide exposure and health outcomes in the MoBa study...
  17. doi Validity of a new food frequency questionnaire for pregnant women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Anne Lise Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Matern Child Nutr 4:28-43. 2008
    ..This validation study indicates that the MoBa FFQ produces reasonable valid intake estimates and is a valid tool to rank pregnant women according to low and high intakes of energy, nutrients and foods...
  18. ncbi Evaluation of urinary iodine excretion as a biomarker for intake of milk and dairy products in pregnant women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    A L Brantsaeter
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:347-54. 2009
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  19. doi Methodological challenges when monitoring the diet of pregnant women in a large study: experiences from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Helle Margrete Meltzer
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Matern Child Nutr 4:14-27. 2008
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  20. doi Low iron stores are related to higher blood concentrations of manganese, cobalt and cadmium in non-smoking, Norwegian women in the HUNT 2 study
    Helle Margrete Meltzer
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Res 110:497-504. 2010
    ..Only a fraction of women with low iron status exhibited an increased blood concentration of divalent metals, providing indication of complexities in the body's handling of these metals...
  21. doi Role of dietary patterns for dioxin and PCB exposure
    Helen E Kvalem
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Mol Nutr Food Res 53:1438-51. 2009
    ..Two were related to high intakes, one dominated by oily fish ((Omega-3)), the other by fish liver and seagull eggs ("northern coastal"). Only the latter was closely associated with high blood concentrations of dioxins and PCBs...
  22. doi Vitamin D supplementation and reduced risk of preeclampsia in nulliparous women
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 20:720-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to estimate the association between intake of vitamin D during pregnancy and the risk of preeclampsia in 23,423 nulliparous pregnant women taking part in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study...
  23. pmc Dietary supplements contribute substantially to the total nutrient intake in pregnant Norwegian women
    Margaretha Haugen
    Department of Food Safety and Nutrition, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:272-80. 2008
    ..Our objective was to study use and contribution of dietary supplement to nutrient intake among women participating in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  24. doi Mediterranean-type diet and risk of preterm birth among women in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa): a prospective cohort study
    Margaretha Haugen
    Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Food Toxicology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Nydalen, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:319-24. 2008
    ..We wanted to investigate whether a Mediterranean-type diet (MD) could be associated with a lower risk of preterm birth in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)...
  25. ncbi The serum LDL/HDL cholesterol ratio is influenced more favorably by exchanging saturated with unsaturated fat than by reducing saturated fat in the diet of women
    Hanne Muller
    University College of Akershus, Bekkestua, Norway
    J Nutr 133:78-83. 2003
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