Ellen Kvestad

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Otitis media: genetic factors and sex differences
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Twin Res 7:239-44. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Sensorineural hearing loss in children: the association with Apgar score. A registry-based study of 392,371 children in Norway
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, 0403 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 78:1940-4. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Heritability of hearing loss
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 23:328-31. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Low heritability of tinnitus: results from the second Nord-Trøndelag health study
    Ellen Kvestad
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:178-82. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Recurrent otitis media and tonsillitis: common disease predisposition
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1561-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The reliability of self-reported childhood otitis media by adults
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Pb 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:597-602. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Heritability of recurrent tonsillitis
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:383-7. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Association Between Childhood Hearing Disorders and Tinnitus in Adulthood
    Lisa Aarhus
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:983-9. 2015
  9. pmc Occupation and the risk of bothersome tinnitus: results from a prospective cohort study (HUNT)
    Bo Engdahl
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Mental Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMJ Open 2:e000512. 2012
  10. pmc Childhood Otitis Media: A Cohort Study With 30-Year Follow-Up of Hearing (The HUNT Study)
    Lisa Aarhus
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Mental Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Ear Hear 36:302-8. 2015

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Otitis media: genetic factors and sex differences
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Twin Res 7:239-44. 2004
    ..There is no evidence that different sets of genes influence liability in males and females, but there may be sex differences in the relative importance of genetic effects...
  2. doi request reprint Sensorineural hearing loss in children: the association with Apgar score. A registry-based study of 392,371 children in Norway
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, 0403 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 78:1940-4. 2014
    ..The causes of congenital permanent hearing loss in children are insufficiently understood. We studied the association of Apgar score 5 min after birth with sensorineural hearing loss diagnosed before the age of 5 years...
  3. doi request reprint Heritability of hearing loss
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 23:328-31. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore the relative importance of genetic and environmental effects in the etiology of impaired hearing...
  4. doi request reprint Low heritability of tinnitus: results from the second Nord-Trøndelag health study
    Ellen Kvestad
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:178-82. 2010
    ..To estimate the heritability of tinnitus...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recurrent otitis media and tonsillitis: common disease predisposition
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1561-8. 2006
    ..To estimate the relative contribution of genetic and environmental effects to the association between recurrent otitis media and recurrent tonsillitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint The reliability of self-reported childhood otitis media by adults
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Pb 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:597-602. 2006
    ..To estimate reliability of retrospective questionnaire data on childhood recurrent otitis media, and to identify factors influencing inconsistency in self-report...
  7. ncbi request reprint Heritability of recurrent tonsillitis
    Ellen Kvestad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:383-7. 2005
    ..To estimate the relative contribution of genetic and environmental effects on the variance in the liability of recurrent tonsillitis...
  8. doi request reprint Association Between Childhood Hearing Disorders and Tinnitus in Adulthood
    Lisa Aarhus
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:983-9. 2015
    ..The association between childhood hearing disorders and adult tinnitus has not been examined in longitudinal cohort studies...
  9. pmc Occupation and the risk of bothersome tinnitus: results from a prospective cohort study (HUNT)
    Bo Engdahl
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Mental Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMJ Open 2:e000512. 2012
    ..5. Conclusion This study found a moderate association between occupation and bothersome tinnitus...
  10. pmc Childhood Otitis Media: A Cohort Study With 30-Year Follow-Up of Hearing (The HUNT Study)
    Lisa Aarhus
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Mental Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    Ear Hear 36:302-8. 2015
    ..To study the extent to which otitis media (OM) in childhood is associated with adult hearing thresholds. Furthermore, to study whether the effects of OM on adult hearing thresholds are moderated by age or noise exposure...