Arnulf Langhammer

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Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc The HUNT study: participation is associated with survival and depends on socioeconomic status, diseases and symptoms
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Levanger, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:143. 2012
  2. pmc Can asthma control be improved by understanding the patient's perspective?
    Rob Horne
    Centre for Behavioural Medicine, School of Pharmacy University of London, UK
    BMC Pulm Med 7:8. 2007
  3. pmc Long-term therapy in COPD: any evidence of adverse effect on bone?
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Verdal, Norway
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 4:365-80. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of inhaled corticosteroids on forearm bone mineral density: the HUNT study, Norway
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Neptunveien 1, 7650 Verdal, Norway
    Respir Med 101:1744-52. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Cod liver oil intake and incidence of asthma in Norwegian adults--the HUNT study
    Xiao Mei Mai
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Thorax 68:25-30. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Healthy postmenopausal women- physical activity and forearm bone mineral density: the Nord-Trøndelag health survey
    Liv Berit Augestad
    Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Women Aging 18:21-40. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Does thyroid function influence fracture risk? Prospective data from the HUNT2 study, Norway
    Anders Svare
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:845-52. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of inhaled corticosteroids and bone mineral density in a population based study: the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (the HUNT Study)
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Verdal
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 13:569-79. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and incident asthma in adults: the HUNT Study
    Xiao Mei Mai
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 176:1169-76. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cross-sectional and prospective cohort study of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and obesity in adults: the HUNT study
    Xiao Mei Mai
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1029-36. 2012

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Publications38

  1. pmc The HUNT study: participation is associated with survival and depends on socioeconomic status, diseases and symptoms
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Levanger, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:143. 2012
    ..The 50 807 participants in the third survey of the HUNT Study (HUNT3, 2006-08), represented 54% of the invited, necessitating a nonparticipation study...
  2. pmc Can asthma control be improved by understanding the patient's perspective?
    Rob Horne
    Centre for Behavioural Medicine, School of Pharmacy University of London, UK
    BMC Pulm Med 7:8. 2007
    ..An international panel of experts invited by the International Primary Care Respiratory Group considered the evidence and discussed the implications for primary care practice...
  3. pmc Long-term therapy in COPD: any evidence of adverse effect on bone?
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Verdal, Norway
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 4:365-80. 2009
    ..The health care should actively reveal risk factors, include bone densitometry in fracture risk evaluation, and give adequate prevention and treatment for osteoporosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of inhaled corticosteroids on forearm bone mineral density: the HUNT study, Norway
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Neptunveien 1, 7650 Verdal, Norway
    Respir Med 101:1744-52. 2007
    ..To study the effect of inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) on bone mineral density (BMD) in an observational longitudinal study...
  5. doi request reprint Cod liver oil intake and incidence of asthma in Norwegian adults--the HUNT study
    Xiao Mei Mai
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Thorax 68:25-30. 2013
    ..Before 1999, the cod liver oil formula in Norway contained a high concentration of vitamin A (1000 µg per 5 ml). High vitamin A status is associated with increased risks of several chronic diseases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Healthy postmenopausal women- physical activity and forearm bone mineral density: the Nord-Trøndelag health survey
    Liv Berit Augestad
    Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Women Aging 18:21-40. 2006
    ..01, after adjustment for covariates). The trends for mean distal and ultradistal BMD and percent low BMD lacked statistical significance when we used the PA score that combined the recreational and occupational PA in HUNT-1 and HUNT-2...
  7. doi request reprint Does thyroid function influence fracture risk? Prospective data from the HUNT2 study, Norway
    Anders Svare
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:845-52. 2013
    ..To prospectively study the relation between TSH and risk of hip and forearm fractures...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of inhaled corticosteroids and bone mineral density in a population based study: the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (the HUNT Study)
    Arnulf Langhammer
    HUNT Research Centre, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Verdal
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 13:569-79. 2004
    ..The lack of dose response in this study might be due to a narrow dose range or indicates that other characteristics of the patient group are contributing to the observed difference in ICS users compared to never-users...
  9. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and incident asthma in adults: the HUNT Study
    Xiao Mei Mai
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 176:1169-76. 2012
    ..Low vitamin D status was not significantly associated with incident asthma in most adults, but it may have increased risk among men without allergy...
  10. doi request reprint Cross-sectional and prospective cohort study of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and obesity in adults: the HUNT study
    Xiao Mei Mai
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1029-36. 2012
    ..In addition to prevalent obesity, a serum 25(OH)D level less than 50.0 nmol/L was significantly associated with new-onset obesity in adults...
  11. 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)]...
  12. doi request reprint General and abdominal obesity and incident asthma in adults: the HUNT study
    Ben Brumpton
    Dept of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur Respir J 41:323-9. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint Forearm bone mineral density in an unselected population of 2,779 men and women--the HUNT Study, Norway
    Siri Forsmo
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Medisinsk Teknisk Senter, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Osteoporos Int 16:562-7. 2005
    ..The accelerated BMD reduction in women aged 50-65 explains the higher prevalence of T-score <-2.5 SD in elderly women than in men. Further studies on bone loss and falls are required to explain the high fracture incidence in Norway...
  14. ncbi request reprint Childhood cod liver oil consumption and bone mineral density in a population-based cohort of peri- and postmenopausal women: the Nord-Trondelag Health Study
    Siri Forsmo
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 167:406-11. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Past and current weight change and forearm bone loss in middle-aged women: the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study, Norway
    Siri Forsmo
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian Univeristy of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Menopause 16:1197-204. 2009
    ..6 years in a population-based cohort of middle-aged women followed for more than 15 years...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hyperthyroid levels of TSH correlate with low bone mineral density: the HUNT 2 study
    Anders Svare
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 161:779-86. 2009
    ..To study the relationship between TSH and forearm bone mineral density (BMD) in a general female population. Design Cross-sectional, population-based study...
  17. doi request reprint GOLD classifications and mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the HUNT Study, Norway
    Linda Leivseth
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Thorax 68:914-21. 2013
    ..How different Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) classifications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) predict mortality is unclear...
  18. doi request reprint Incidence and seasonal variation in hip fracture incidence among elderly women in Norway. The HUNT Study
    Anna Brenne Grønskag
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Bone 46:1294-8. 2010
    ..There was, however, no indication of an increasing hip fracture incidence in this rural area. Compared to similar studies from more urban areas in Norway, the hip fracture rates in this population seem somewhat lower...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cohort profile of the Young-HUNT Study, Norway: a population-based study of adolescents
    Turid Lingaas Holmen
    HUNT Research Centre, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Forskningsveien 2, 7600 Levanger, Norway and Levanger Hospital, Nord Trøndelag Hospital Trust, Central Norway Regional Health Authority, 7600 Levanger, Norway
    Int J Epidemiol 43:536-44. 2014
    ..Presently 20 PhD students are working with the data, 11 Young-HUNT based PhD theses have been completed and more than 50 scientific papers published. ..
  20. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and incidence of asthma in adults: the HUNT study
    Ben Michael Brumpton
    Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur Respir J 42:1495-502. 2013
    ..43, 95% CI 1.01-2.04). Metabolic syndrome and two of its components (high waist circumference and elevated glucose or diabetes) were associated with an increased risk of incident asthma in adults. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint What is the influence of weight change on forearm bone mineral density in peri- and postmenopausal women? The health study of Nord-Trondelag, Norway
    Siri Forsmo
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 164:890-7. 2006
    ..No independent association between weight gain and forearm BMD was found...
  22. doi request reprint Lung function and respiratory symptoms in association with mortality: The HUNT Study
    Linda Leivseth
    1Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    COPD 11:59-80. 2014
    ..In conclusion, lung function was inversely associated with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, and dyspnoea when walking was associated with all-cause mortality independent of lung function...
  23. pmc Association between a 15q25 gene variant, nicotine-related habits, lung cancer and COPD among 56,307 individuals from the HUNT study in Norway
    Maiken E Gabrielsen
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:1293-9. 2013
    ..Our data suggest a role for rs16969968 in nicotine addiction, and the novel association with snus strengthens this observation. ..
  24. doi request reprint Factors associated with vitamin D deficiency in a Norwegian population: the HUNT Study
    Tricia L Larose
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:165-70. 2014
    ..Winter season, high BMI and current smoking were positively associated, and intake of cod liver oil, increased physical activity and more frequent alcohol consumption were inversely associated with vitamin D deficiency...
  25. doi request reprint The joint association of anxiety, depression and obesity with incident asthma in adults: the HUNT study
    Ben Michael Brumpton
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada and Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1455-63. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess the association of anxiety or depression symptoms and the joint association of these symptoms and obesity with incident asthma...
  26. ncbi request reprint Adolescent respiratory symptoms--girls are at risk: the Young-HUNT study, Norway
    Elin Tollefsen
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, St Olav s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Respir Med 100:471-6. 2006
    ..Moreover, girls with mothers having asthma were more likely to be diagnosed as asthmatics themselves...
  27. ncbi request reprint Adolescents with wheeze have increased risk of additional health problems. The Young-HUNT study, Norway
    Elin Tollefsen
    Trondheim University Hospital, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Trondheim, Norway
    Prev Med 44:178-82. 2007
    ..To explore the hypothesis of an association between current wheeze and other health problems in adolescence and to investigate any sex differences...
  28. pmc Social and spatial patterns of obesity diffusion over three decades in a Norwegian county population: the HUNT Study
    Steinar Krokstad
    HUNT Research Centre, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Levanger, Norway
    BMC Public Health 13:973. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine social and spatial patterns of obesity diffusion in a Norwegian population during three decades...
  29. ncbi request reprint Allergy: a systemic disease? The HUNT and Young-HUNT study, Norway
    Elin Tollefsen
    Department of Lung Medicine, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:730-6. 2008
    ..The results indicate that allergy may be expressed beyond organs commonly viewed as part of an allergic disease, and hence may support a hypothesis of a systemic nature of allergic diseases...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk factors in Poland: the PONS Study
    Pål Romundstad
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health, University Medical Center, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Ann Agric Environ Med 18:251-4. 2011
    ..The Polish-Norwegian Study (PONS) is a population study in the Kielce District, and the presented study describes the distribution of preventable causes of cancer according to gender, age, education, and urban/rural status...
  31. ncbi request reprint The association between physical activity and forearm bone mineral density in healthy premenopausal women
    Liv Berit Augestad
    Program for Sport Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:301-13. 2004
    ..To analyze the association between recreational and occupational physical activity and forearm bone mineral density (BMD) in healthy premenopausal women...
  32. doi request reprint Lung function and anxiety in association with dyspnoea: the HUNT study
    Linda Leivseth
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health and General Practice, P O Box 8905, MTFS, NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Respir Med 106:1148-57. 2012
    ..We examined the independent and combined association of lung function and anxiety symptoms with the prevalence of dyspnoea in different situations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Female gender is associated with higher incidence and more stable respiratory symptoms during adolescence
    Elin Tollefsen
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Respir Med 101:896-902. 2007
    ..The impact of smoking and overweight may put girls at a higher risk of respiratory symptoms than boys. Awareness of the gender difference in respiratory symptoms is important for diagnosis and preventive strategies during adolescence...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is headache related to asthma, hay fever, and chronic bronchitis? The Head-HUNT Study
    Anne H Aamodt
    Norwegian National Headache Centre, Trondheim University Hospital, Norway
    Headache 47:204-12. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between migraine and nonmigrainous headache and asthma, hay fever, and chronic bronchitis in a large cross-sectional population-based study...
  35. ncbi request reprint Use of anti-asthmatic medications as a proxy for prevalence of asthma in children and adolescents in Norway: a nationwide prescription database analysis
    Kari Furu
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology, Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:693-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of dispensed anti-asthmatic medications as a proxy of asthma among children and adolescents aged 0-19 years in Norway...
  36. ncbi request reprint Correlates of forearm bone mineral density in young Norwegian women: the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
    Gillian A Hawker
    Division of Rheumatology, Women s College Ambulatory Care Centre, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 156:418-27. 2002
    ..Further studies exploring the relation between lifestyle factors and BMD are warranted to search for ways to maximize attainment of peak BMD...
  37. ncbi request reprint International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG) Guidelines: management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
    David Bellamy
    James Fisher Medical Centre, 4, Tolpuddle Gardens, Bournemouth, Hants BH9 3LQ, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 15:48-57. 2006
    ....
  38. doi request reprint The Inhaled Steroid Treatment As Regular Therapy in Early Asthma (START) study 5-year follow-up: effectiveness of early intervention with budesonide in mild persistent asthma
    William W Busse
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, J5 219 CSC, Box 2454, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1167-74. 2008
    ....