Marit B Veierød

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Shape information from glucose curves: functional data analysis compared with traditional summary measures
    Kathrine Frey Frøslie
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:6. 2013
  2. pmc Plasma levels of leptin and mammographic density among postmenopausal women: a cross-sectional study
    Anne Stuedal
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R55. 2006
  3. pmc Categorisation of continuous exposure variables revisited. A response to the Hyperglycaemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (HAPO) Study
    Kathrine F Frøslie
    National Resource Centre for Women s Health, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:103. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Reproducibility of self-reported melanoma risk factors in a large cohort study of Norwegian women
    Marit B Veierød
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Norway
    Melanoma Res 18:1-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Sun and solarium exposure and melanoma risk: effects of age, pigmentary characteristics, and nevi
    Marit Bragelien Veierød
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, PO Box 1122 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:111-20. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Pigmentary characteristics, UV radiation exposure, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a prospective study among Scandinavian women
    Marit Bragelien Veierød
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1569-76. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Solaria, vitamin D, and skin cancer]
    Marit B Veierød
    Avdeling for biostatistikk, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1122 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:1818-21. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Recall bias in melanoma risk factors and measurement error effects: a nested case-control study within the Norwegian Women and Cancer Study
    Christine L Parr
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 169:257-66. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Intake of trans fatty acids from partially hydrogenated vegetable and fish oils and ruminant fat in relation to cancer risk
    Ida Laake
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Cancer 132:1389-403. 2013
  10. pmc Pelvic girdle pain--associations between risk factors in early pregnancy and disability or pain intensity in late pregnancy: a prospective cohort study
    Hilde Stendal Robinson
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1153 Blindern, NO 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:91. 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Shape information from glucose curves: functional data analysis compared with traditional summary measures
    Kathrine Frey Frøslie
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:6. 2013
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  2. pmc Plasma levels of leptin and mammographic density among postmenopausal women: a cross-sectional study
    Anne Stuedal
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R55. 2006
    ..Leptin is a protein produced mainly by adipose tissue and may represent a growth factor in cancer. We examined the association between leptin plasma levels and mammographic density, a biomarker for breast cancer risk...
  3. pmc Categorisation of continuous exposure variables revisited. A response to the Hyperglycaemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (HAPO) Study
    Kathrine F Frøslie
    National Resource Centre for Women s Health, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Norway
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:103. 2010
    ..The lowest category, labelled "underweight", was used as the reference category...
  4. doi request reprint Reproducibility of self-reported melanoma risk factors in a large cohort study of Norwegian women
    Marit B Veierød
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Norway
    Melanoma Res 18:1-9. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the overall reproducibility of the questionnaire was acceptable and not affected by age, education or skin color. In particular, our study has added new knowledge about the reproducibility of sunscreen use and SPF...
  5. doi request reprint Sun and solarium exposure and melanoma risk: effects of age, pigmentary characteristics, and nevi
    Marit Bragelien Veierød
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, PO Box 1122 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:111-20. 2010
    ..We investigated these associations in a Norwegian-Swedish cohort study and addressed effect modification by age, pigmentary characteristics, and nevi...
  6. doi request reprint Pigmentary characteristics, UV radiation exposure, and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a prospective study among Scandinavian women
    Marit Bragelien Veierød
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1569-76. 2010
    ..UV radiation and pigmentary characteristics may be associated with non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) risk, but few prospective studies exist. We investigated these associations in a Norwegian-Swedish cohort...
  7. doi request reprint [Solaria, vitamin D, and skin cancer]
    Marit B Veierød
    Avdeling for biostatistikk, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1122 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:1818-21. 2010
    ..Some researchers have suggested to use an indoor tanning device (solarium) as a vitamin D source for disease prevention...
  8. doi request reprint Recall bias in melanoma risk factors and measurement error effects: a nested case-control study within the Norwegian Women and Cancer Study
    Christine L Parr
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 169:257-66. 2009
    ..The authors conclude that indications of recall bias were found in this sample of Norwegian women, but that the results were inconsistent for the different exposures...
  9. doi request reprint Intake of trans fatty acids from partially hydrogenated vegetable and fish oils and ruminant fat in relation to cancer risk
    Ida Laake
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Cancer 132:1389-403. 2013
    ..006) and cancer of the central nervous system in women (p(trend) = 0.005). PHFO-TFA, but not PHVO-TFA, seemed to increase cancer risk. The increased risks observed for rTFA may be linked to saturated fat...
  10. pmc Pelvic girdle pain--associations between risk factors in early pregnancy and disability or pain intensity in late pregnancy: a prospective cohort study
    Hilde Stendal Robinson
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1153 Blindern, NO 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:91. 2010
    ..The main purpose for this study was to study the associations between socio-demographical, psychological and clinical factors measured at inclusion in early pregnancy and disability or pain intensity in gestation week 30...
  11. ncbi request reprint Supplementation with fish oil affects the association between very long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in serum non-esterified fatty acids and soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule-1
    Paula Berstad
    Institute for Nutrition Research, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046 Blindern, N 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Clin Sci (Lond) 105:13-20. 2003
    ..A moderate dietary increase in fish oil intake may, however, have an effect on decreasing inflammatory markers...
  12. doi request reprint A prospective study of intake of trans-fatty acids from ruminant fat, partially hydrogenated vegetable oils, and marine oils and mortality from CVD
    Ida Laake
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 108:743-54. 2012
    ..01). The present study supports that TFA intake, irrespective of source, increases CVD risk. Whether TFA from PHVO decreases risk of cerebrovascular diseases warrants further investigation...
  13. doi request reprint Growth and nutrient intake among very-low-birth-weight infants fed fortified human milk during hospitalisation
    Christine Henriksen
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 102:1179-86. 2009
    ..Currently recommended energy and nutrient intake for growing preterm infants was not achieved. Reduced energy supply and non-Caucasian ethnicity were risk factors for growth restriction at discharge from hospital...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparing methods for handling missing values in food-frequency questionnaires and proposing k nearest neighbours imputation: effects on dietary intake in the Norwegian Women and Cancer study (NOWAC)
    Christine L Parr
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1122 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 11:361-70. 2008
    ..We have adapted and probably for the first time applied k nearest neighbours (KNN) imputation to FFQ data...
  15. ncbi request reprint The ability of the SCORE high-risk model to predict 10-year cardiovascular disease mortality in Norway
    Anja S Lindman
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:501-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the predictive accuracy of the Systematic Coronary Risk Evaluation (SCORE) project high-risk function in Norway...
  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the effects of cheese and butter on serum lipids, haemostatic variables and homocysteine
    Anne S Biong
    Institute of Basic Medical Scienes, Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 92:791-7. 2004
    ..The results indicate that, at equal fat content, cheese may be less cholesterol increasing than butter...
  17. pmc Test-retest reproducibility of a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) and estimated effects on disease risk in the Norwegian Women and Cancer Study (NOWAC)
    Christine L Parr
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1122 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Nutr J 5:4. 2006
    ..The present study was a methodological sub-study to assess the test-retest reproducibility of the NOWAC food frequency questionnaire (FFQ), and to study how measurement errors in the data can affect estimates of disease risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Norwegian School Fruit Programme: evaluating paid vs. no-cost subscriptions
    Elling Bere
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Box 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Prev Med 41:463-70. 2005
    ..This study reports the effect of providing Norwegian school children with free fruit or vegetables every school day and the effect of an existing fee-based School Fruit Programme...
  19. doi request reprint First year growth among very low birth weight infants
    Ane C Westerberg
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 99:556-62. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe first-year growth among very low birth weight infants and the effect of growth restriction at hospital discharge on first year growth...
  20. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of enterolactone and percentage mammographic density among postmenopausal women
    Anne Stuedal
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2154-9. 2005
    ..Enterolactone has been shown to have weak estrogenic and antiestrogenic properties. We decided to examine the association between plasma levels of enterolactone and mammographic density, a biomarker for breast cancer risk...
  21. doi request reprint Meat intake, cooking methods and risk of proximal colon, distal colon and rectal cancer: The Norwegian Women and Cancer (NOWAC) cohort study
    Christine L Parr
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    Int J Cancer 133:1153-63. 2013
    ..The effect of processed meat was mainly driven by the intake of sausages. ..
  22. doi request reprint Enhanced feeding in very-low-birth-weight infants may cause electrolyte disturbances and septicemia--a randomized, controlled trial
    Sissel J Moltu
    Oslo University Hospital HF, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Nutr 32:207-12. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare two different feeding strategies on postnatal growth and clinical outcome during neonatal hospitalization...
  23. doi request reprint Pelvic girdle pain: potential risk factors in pregnancy in relation to disability and pain intensity three months postpartum
    Hilde Stendal Robinson
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1153, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 15:522-8. 2010
    ..These results are of clinical importance because they seem to have the potential to identify women with a poor prognosis...
  24. doi request reprint A prospective study of body mass index, weight change, and risk of cancer in the proximal and distal colon
    Ida Laake
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1511-22. 2010
    ..Moreover, whether weight change influences risk is not yet clarified. We investigated these issues in a large, Norwegian, population-based cohort study...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fear-avoidance beliefs and distress in relation to disability in acute and chronic low back pain
    Margreth Grotle
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, P O Box 1153 Blindern, N 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Pain 112:343-52. 2004
    ..The results replicate previous reports on the association between pain experience, fear-avoidance beliefs, distress, and disability in chronic LBP, and extend the findings to patients at an early stage of acute LBP...
  26. ncbi request reprint Coagulation factor VII, R353Q polymorphism, and serum choline-containing phospholipids in males at high risk for coronary heart disease
    Anja S Lindman
    Center for Clinical Research, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Thromb Res 113:57-65. 2004
    ..The R353Q polymorphism of the FVII gene has been shown to modify plasma levels of FVII, and has in some studies also been associated with reduced risk for MI...
  27. pmc Comparing hospital mortality--how to count does matter for patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction (AMI), stroke and hip fracture
    Doris T Kristoffersen
    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Quality Measurement Unit, PO Box 7004, St, Olavs plass, N 0130, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:364. 2012
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Frailty modeling of age-incidence curves of osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma among individuals younger than 40 years
    Morten Valberg
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Stat Med 31:3731-47. 2012
    ..The new model is suitable for modeling incidence rates of rare diseases influenced by an accelerated biological mechanism...
  29. doi request reprint Attention among very low birth weight infants following early supplementation with docosahexaenoic and arachidonic acid
    Ane C Westerberg
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 100:47-52. 2011
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint The SCORE risk model applied to recent population surveys in Norway compared to observed mortality in the general population
    Anja S Lindman
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:731-7. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Effects of long-term exercise and diet intervention on plasma adipokine concentrations
    Merethe H Rokling-Andersen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1293-301. 2007
    ..Alterations in leptin and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 concentrations were previously reported from this study...
  32. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding at 12 months of age and dietary habits among breast-fed and non-breast-fed infants
    Britt Lande
    Institute for Nutrition Research, University of Oslo, Norway
    Public Health Nutr 7:495-503. 2004
    ..To analyse factors associated with breast-feeding and use of sweetened drinks at 12 months, and to compare dietary habits among breast-fed and non-breast-fed infants...
  33. doi request reprint Physical activity, heart rate, metabolic profile, and estradiol in premenopausal women
    Aina Emaus
    Department of Oncology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1022-30. 2008
    ..To study whether physical inactive women with a tendency to develop metabolic syndrome have high levels of 17beta-estradiol (E2) of importance for breast cancer risk...