B Oftedal

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Traffic related air pollution and acute hospital admission for respiratory diseases in Drammen, Norway 1995-2000
    Bente Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:671-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Residential outdoor air pollution and allergen sensitization in schoolchildren in Oslo, Norway
    B Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1632-40. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Residential outdoor air pollution and lung function in schoolchildren
    Bente Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 19:129-37. 2008
  4. pmc Long-term traffic-related exposures and asthma onset in schoolchildren in oslo, norway
    Bente Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Environ Health Perspect 117:839-44. 2009
  5. pmc Lung cancer and air pollution: a 27 year follow up of 16 209 Norwegian men
    P Nafstad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Thorax 58:1071-6. 2003
  6. pmc Urban air pollution and mortality in a cohort of Norwegian men
    Per Nafstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, P B 1140 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Health Perspect 112:610-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Traffic related air pollution and acute hospital admission for respiratory diseases in Drammen, Norway 1995-2000
    Bente Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:671-5. 2003
    ..Separate analyses for the second time period showed weaker association between these pollutants and the health outcome. This study provides further evidence for short-term respiratory health effects of traffic related air pollution...
  2. ncbi request reprint Residential outdoor air pollution and allergen sensitization in schoolchildren in Oslo, Norway
    B Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1632-40. 2007
    ..Furthermore, often exposure to outdoor air pollution has had limited quality, and more individual exposure is needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Residential outdoor air pollution and lung function in schoolchildren
    Bente Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Epidemiology 19:129-37. 2008
    ..We investigated the associations with lung function of residential outdoor air pollution in early life, total lifetime, and days before lung function test...
  4. pmc Long-term traffic-related exposures and asthma onset in schoolchildren in oslo, norway
    Bente Oftedal
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Environ Health Perspect 117:839-44. 2009
    ..Whether there is a causal relation between long-term exposure to traffic and asthma development is so far not clear. This may be explained by inaccurate exposure assessment...
  5. pmc Lung cancer and air pollution: a 27 year follow up of 16 209 Norwegian men
    P Nafstad
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Thorax 58:1071-6. 2003
    ..The association between incidence of lung cancer and long term air pollution exposure was investigated in a cohort of Oslo men followed from 1972/73 to 1998...
  6. pmc Urban air pollution and mortality in a cohort of Norwegian men
    Per Nafstad
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, P B 1140 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Environ Health Perspect 112:610-5. 2004
    ..04 (95% CI, 0.94-1.15). The findings indicate that urban air pollution may increase the risk of dying. The effect seemed to be strongest for deaths from respiratory diseases other than lung cancer...