Lone Jørgensen

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Affiliation: University of Troms
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Higher incidence of falls in long-term stroke survivors than in population controls: depressive symptoms predict falls after stroke
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Stroke 33:542-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteoprotegerin is associated with hip fracture incidence: the Tromso Study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Department of Health and Care Sciences, University of Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1033-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Leisure time physical activity and risk of non-vertebral fracture in men and women aged 55 years and older: the Tromsø Study
    Bente Morseth
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:463-71. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Low bone mineral density is related to echogenic carotid artery plaques: a population-based study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 160:549-56. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Effect of vitamin D3 supplementation on relapses, disease progression, and measures of function in persons with multiple sclerosis: exploratory outcomes from a double-blind randomised controlled trial
    Margitta T Kampman
    Centre for Clinical Research and Education, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    Mult Scler 18:1144-51. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Inflammatory biomarkers as risk factors for future atrial fibrillation. An eleven-year follow-up of 6315 men and women: the Tromsø study
    Audhild Nyrnes
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Gend Med 9:536-547.e2. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Breastfeeding protects against hip fracture in postmenopausal women: the Tromsø study
    Ashild Bjørnerem
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    J Bone Miner Res 26:2843-50. 2011
  8. pmc Association of albuminuria and cancer incidence
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:992-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Tracking of leisure time physical activity during 28 yr in adults: the Tromsø study
    Bente Morseth
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, and Department of Clinical Therapeutic Services, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1229-34. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Albuminuria as risk factor for initiation and progression of carotid atherosclerosis in non-diabetic persons: the Tromsø Study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur Heart J 28:363-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Higher incidence of falls in long-term stroke survivors than in population controls: depressive symptoms predict falls after stroke
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Stroke 33:542-7. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Osteoprotegerin is associated with hip fracture incidence: the Tromso Study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Department of Health and Care Sciences, University of Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1033-9. 2012
    ..In this population-based study of 2740 men and 2857 post-menopausal women, it was examined whether serum OPG was associated with hip fracture incidence. The participants were followed for 15 years...
  3. doi request reprint Leisure time physical activity and risk of non-vertebral fracture in men and women aged 55 years and older: the Tromsø Study
    Bente Morseth
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:463-71. 2012
    ..Physical activity is associated with reduced fracture risk at weight-bearing sites, with no associations at non-weight-bearing sites, in both sexes. Habitual physical activity is an important amendable approach to prevent hip fracture...
  4. ncbi request reprint Low bone mineral density is related to echogenic carotid artery plaques: a population-based study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 160:549-56. 2004
    ..51, 95% confidence interval: 0.31, 0.83). This study indicates that low bone mass is associated with an increased risk of echogenic calcified atherosclerotic plaques but not with a risk of echolucent plaques...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of vitamin D3 supplementation on relapses, disease progression, and measures of function in persons with multiple sclerosis: exploratory outcomes from a double-blind randomised controlled trial
    Margitta T Kampman
    Centre for Clinical Research and Education, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    Mult Scler 18:1144-51. 2012
    ..High vitamin D levels may reduce the risk of relapses and disease progression in multiple sclerosis...
  6. doi request reprint Inflammatory biomarkers as risk factors for future atrial fibrillation. An eleven-year follow-up of 6315 men and women: the Tromsø study
    Audhild Nyrnes
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Gend Med 9:536-547.e2. 2012
    ..Inflammatory biomarkers are reported as risk factors for atrial fibrillation (AF), but their impact is uncertain...
  7. doi request reprint Breastfeeding protects against hip fracture in postmenopausal women: the Tromsø study
    Ashild Bjørnerem
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    J Bone Miner Res 26:2843-50. 2011
    ..04). In conclusion, this data indicates that pregnancy and breastfeeding has no long-term deleterious effect on bone fragility and fractures, and that breastfeeding may contribute to a reduced risk for hip fracture after menopause...
  8. pmc Association of albuminuria and cancer incidence
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:992-8. 2008
    ..It is concluded that albuminuria is associated with cancer incidence in individuals without a history of diabetes, macroalbuminuria, or previous cancer and that it might confer risks of varying magnitude for different types of cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Tracking of leisure time physical activity during 28 yr in adults: the Tromsø study
    Bente Morseth
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, and Department of Clinical Therapeutic Services, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1229-34. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine tracking of leisure time physical activity in adults in Northern Norway during three decades...
  10. ncbi request reprint Albuminuria as risk factor for initiation and progression of carotid atherosclerosis in non-diabetic persons: the Tromsø Study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur Heart J 28:363-9. 2007
    ..In this prospective, population-based study, we examined whether urinary albumin-to-creatinine-ratios (ACR) in the lower range were associated with the initiation and progression of atherosclerosis...
  11. doi request reprint The gender- and age-specific 10-year and lifetime absolute fracture risk in Tromsø, Norway
    Luai A Ahmed
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, 9037, Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:441-8. 2009
    ..The estimated gender- and age-specific 10-year and lifetime absolute fracture risk were higher in Tromsø than in other populations. The high lifetime fracture risk reflects the increased burden of fractures in this cohort...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported urinary incontinence in noninstitutionalized long-term stroke survivors: A population-based study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:416-20. 2005
    ..To compare the prevalence of self-reported incontinence among noninstitutionalized long-term stroke survivors with population controls without stroke and to identify risk factors associated with urinary incontinence in the stroke survivors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Albuminuria and risk of nonvertebral fractures
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Arch Intern Med 167:1379-85. 2007
    ..We examined whether elevated albumin-creatinine ratios (ACRs) were associated with nonvertebral fractures in subjects without diabetes or macroalbuminuria...
  14. ncbi request reprint Progressively increasing fracture risk with advancing age after initial incident fragility fracture: the Tromsø study
    Luai Awad Ahmed
    Department of Health and Care Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    J Bone Miner Res 28:2214-21. 2013
    ..Any fragility fracture in the elderly reflects the need for specific osteoporosis management to reduce further fracture risk...
  15. doi request reprint The phosphodiesterase 8B gene rs4704397 is associated with thyroid function, risk of myocardial infarction, and body height: the Tromsø study
    Rolf Jorde
    1 Tromsø Endocrine Research Group, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Thyroid 24:215-22. 2014
    ..If the relation between thyroid function and CVD is causal, one could also expect rs4704397 genotypes to predict CVD and possibly health in general...
  16. doi request reprint Leisure time physical activity in adulthood is positively associated with bone mineral density 22 years later. The Tromsø study
    Bente Morseth
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:325-31. 2010
    ..01). This study suggests that leisure time physical activity in adulthood is associated with higher aBMD and reduced risk of osteoporosis later in life...
  17. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of the prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysms in relation to bone mineral density: the Tromsø study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, and Department of Physiotherapy, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 159:945-9. 2004
    ..The authors' main conclusion is that abdominal aortic aneurysms and bone mineral density are not related. However, an association in younger subjects cannot be ruled out...
  18. pmc Can vitamin D supplementation prevent bone loss in persons with MS? A placebo-controlled trial
    Linn H Steffensen
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    J Neurol 258:1624-31. 2011
    ..Supplementation with 20,000 IU vitamin D(3) a week did not prevent bone loss in this small population. Larger studies are warranted to assess the effect of vitamin D on bone health in persons with MS...
  19. pmc Serum osteoprotegerin levels are related to height loss: the Tromsø Study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:305-12. 2011
    ..39). We conclude that height loss is positively associated with OPG in men and in postmenopausal women not using HRT. No relationship was found between RANKL and height loss...
  20. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of sex steroids, sex hormone-binding globulin, and non-vertebral fractures in women and men: the Tromso Study
    Ashild Bjørnerem
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Eur J Endocrinol 157:119-25. 2007
    ..As bone fragility is partly the result of sex hormone deficiency, we sought to determine whether circulating sex steroids or sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) predicts non-vertebral fractures...
  21. ncbi request reprint Glycated hemoglobin level is strongly related to the prevalence of carotid artery plaques with high echogenicity in nondiabetic individuals: the Tromsø study
    Lone Jørgensen
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Circulation 110:466-70. 2004
    ..In the present population-based study, we examined the association between HbA1c and plaque prevalence with emphasis on plaque echogenicity in subjects not diagnosed with diabetes...