H Schroder

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Affiliation: Hospital del Mar
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Secular trends of obesity and cardiovascular risk factors in a Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, c Doctor Aiguader 80, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:557-62. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Caloric beverage drinking patterns are differentially associated with diet quality and adiposity among Spanish girls and boys
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN, REGICOR Study Group, Research Programme in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Pediatr 173:1169-77. 2014
  3. pmc Prevalence of abdominal obesity in spanish children and adolescents. Do we need waist circumference measurements in pediatric practice?
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN, REGICOR Study Group, Research Programme in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e87549. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Energy density, diet quality, and central body fat in a nationwide survey of young Spaniards
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN, Research Programme in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain Electronic address
    Nutrition 29:1350-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Validity of two short screeners for diet quality in time-limited settings
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, Program of Research in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Biomedical Research Park, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Public Health Nutr 15:618-26. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet quality and lifestyle associated with free selected low-energy density diets in a representative Spanish population
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1194-200. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of fast food consumption with energy intake, diet quality, body mass index and the risk of obesity in a representative Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM Hospital de Mar, Biomedical Research Park Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 98:1274-80. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence in the eligibility for weight loss treatment in a Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 99:442-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationship of abdominal obesity with alcohol consumption at population scale
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Hospital de Mar, Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 46:369-76. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Low energy density diets are associated with favorable nutrient intake profile and adequacy in free-living elderly men and women
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Biomedical Research Park Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Nutr 138:1476-81. 2008

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Secular trends of obesity and cardiovascular risk factors in a Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, c Doctor Aiguader 80, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:557-62. 2007
    ..To evaluate time trends of obesity, abdominal obesity, and cardiovascular risk factors (CRFs) according to BMI and waist circumference (WC) categories in a Mediterranean population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Caloric beverage drinking patterns are differentially associated with diet quality and adiposity among Spanish girls and boys
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN, REGICOR Study Group, Research Programme in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Pediatr 173:1169-77. 2014
    ..0 %, p = 0.040), 1-cm increase in waist circumference regressed on height and age (3.0 %, p = 0.027) and 0.1-unit increase in waist/height ratio (21.4 %, p = 0.031) compared with the "whole milk" cluster...
  3. pmc Prevalence of abdominal obesity in spanish children and adolescents. Do we need waist circumference measurements in pediatric practice?
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN, REGICOR Study Group, Research Programme in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e87549. 2014
    ..Evidence indicates that central adiposity has increased to a higher degree than general adiposity in children and adolescents in recent decades. However, waist circumference is not a routine measurement in clinical practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint Energy density, diet quality, and central body fat in a nationwide survey of young Spaniards
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN, Research Programme in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain Electronic address
    Nutrition 29:1350-5. 2013
    ..To determine the impact of energy density on diet quality and anthropometric proxy measures for central body fat in young Spaniards...
  5. doi request reprint Validity of two short screeners for diet quality in time-limited settings
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, Program of Research in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Biomedical Research Park, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Public Health Nutr 15:618-26. 2012
    ..The present study assessed concurrent and construct validity of the short Diet Quality Screener (sDQS) and brief Mediterranean Diet Screener (bMDSC) questionnaires...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet quality and lifestyle associated with free selected low-energy density diets in a representative Spanish population
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1194-200. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the association of energy density with diet quality, dietary reference intake (DRI) for energy and lifestyle characteristics in free-living people...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of fast food consumption with energy intake, diet quality, body mass index and the risk of obesity in a representative Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM Hospital de Mar, Biomedical Research Park Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 98:1274-80. 2007
    ..046). Fast food consumption was associated with higher energy intakes, poor diet quality and higher BMI. The likelihood of not meeting the DRI for energy, and of being obese, increased with the frequency of fast food consumption...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence in the eligibility for weight loss treatment in a Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 99:442-6. 2008
    ..This trend is more pronounced in older age groups and among the population with a basic educational level...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationship of abdominal obesity with alcohol consumption at population scale
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Hospital de Mar, Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 46:369-76. 2007
    ..The high energy content of alcohol makes its consumption a potential contributor to the obesity epidemic...
  10. ncbi request reprint Low energy density diets are associated with favorable nutrient intake profile and adequacy in free-living elderly men and women
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, IMIM Hospital del Mar, Biomedical Research Park Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    J Nutr 138:1476-81. 2008
    ..A low energy density diet has a higher capacity to prevent nutrient deficiency, despite lower energy content, than a high energy density diet in the elderly population studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and waist circumference in a representative national sample of young Spaniards
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, Municipal Institute of Medical Research IMIM Hospital del Mar, Biomedical Research Park Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB, Spain
    Int J Pediatr Obes 5:516-9. 2010
    ..54 cm in sex-, age- and height-adjusted WC. These results suggest that following Mediterranean dietary principles may be important in reducing the risk of high waist circumference in young people...
  12. doi request reprint A short screener is valid for assessing Mediterranean diet adherence among older Spanish men and women
    Helmut Schroder
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group, IMIM Institut de Recerca del Hospital del Mar, Barcelona 08003, Spain
    J Nutr 141:1140-5. 2011
    ..The 10-y estimated coronary artery disease risk decreased as the PREDIMED score increased (P < 0.001). The MEDAS is a valid instrument for rapid estimation of adherence to the Mediterranean diet and may be useful in clinical practice...
  13. ncbi request reprint Protective mechanisms of the Mediterranean diet in obesity and type 2 diabetes
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona 08003, Spain
    J Nutr Biochem 18:149-60. 2007
    ..This review will discuss potential mechanisms by which the Mediterranean diet protects individuals from both diseases...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption is directly associated with circulating oxidized low-density lipoprotein
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Free Radic Biol Med 40:1474-81. 2006
    ..No significant relationship of ox-LDL with alcohol-independent consumption of wine, beer, and spirits was observed. Alcohol consumption was independently and directly associated with circulating ox-LDL in the present population...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship of physical activity with dietary cancer-protective nutrients and cancer-related biological and lifestyle factors
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, c Doctor Aiguader 80, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:339-46. 2003
    ..This should be considered when analysing the relationship between leisure-time PA and cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint High monetary costs of dietary patterns associated with lower body mass index: a population-based study
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1574-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the cost differences between low and high adherence to two dietary patterns which have been inversely associated with body mass index (BMI) and obesity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Population dietary habits and physical activity modification with age
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:302-11. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to analyse the relation between age and both dietary habits and leisure-time physical activity, and to determine nutrient inadequacy of aged groups in our population...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relationship of socioeconomic status with cardiovascular risk factors and lifestyle in a Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, c Doctor Aiguader 80, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 43:77-85. 2004
    ..Socioeconomic status greatly affects cardiovascular risk factors and lifestyle. Aim of the study To analyse the relationship between socioeconomic status and both cardiovascular risk factors and behavioural variables...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment of the potential side effects of long-term creatine supplementation in team sport athletes
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Unit Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdica, IMIM, c Doctor Aiguader 80, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 44:255-61. 2005
    ..Use of creatine has become widespread among sportsmen and women, although there are no conclusive evidences concerning possible health risks of long-term creatine supplementation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of a three-day estimated food record, a 72-hour recall and a food-frequency questionnaire for dietary assessment in a Mediterranean Spanish population
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Nutr 20:429-37. 2001
    ..To assess the validity and the short-term reproducibility of a semi-quantitative, self-administrated food frequency questionnaire and a structured 72-hour recall in a Mediterranean Spanish population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the Mediterranean diet is associated with better mental and physical health
    Miguel Angel Munoz
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, IMIM Hospital del Mar Barcelona, Biomedical Research Park Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona PRBB, c Doctor Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 101:1821-7. 2009
    ..Adherence to the Mediterranean diet was associated with higher scoring for self-perceived health...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relationship between body mass index, serum cholesterol, leisure-time physical activity, and diet in a Mediterranean Southern-Europe population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM and Department of Nutrition, Sports Medicine Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 90:431-9. 2003
    ..An increases of BMI may be more deleterious in populations in which it is accompanied by other risk factors such as a higher intake of total fat and, particularly, of saturated fatty acids, or lower leisure-time physical activity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tobacco and alcohol consumption: impact on other cardiovascular and cancer risk factors in a southern European Mediterranean population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, 08003, Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Nutr 88:273-81. 2002
    ..Moderate alcohol consumption was not associated with an unhealthy diet pattern or adverse lipid profile. The health benefits of the Mediterranean diet appear to be strongly counteracted by smoking...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk profile and type of alcohol beverage consumption: a population-based study
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Nutr Metab 49:100-6. 2005
    ..To determine the association between several cardiovascular risk factors with total alcohol and types of alcoholic beverage consumption...
  25. doi request reprint Validity of a short diet-quality index to predict changes in anthropometric and cardiovascular risk factors: a simulation study
    A Funtikova
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group CARIN ULEC, Research Program in Inflammatory and Cardiovascular Disorders RICAD, Institut de Recerca Hospital del Mar IMIM, Biomedical Research, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1369-71. 2012
    ..A low DQI score is predictive for an increase in WC and the development of an unfavourable cardiometabolic profile...
  26. ncbi request reprint Relationship between diet and blood pressure in a representative Mediterranean population
    H Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdicca, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 41:161-7. 2002
    ..Hypertension is strongly associated with cardiovascular and renal disease. However, despite the efforts made to control hypertension via drug treatment, prevalence of controlled hypertension could be considered low...
  27. doi request reprint trans Fatty acid consumption, lifestyle and type 2 diabetes prevalence in a Spanish population
    Kyriaki Papantoniou
    Environmental Epidemiology Research Centre, Biomedical Research Park, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 49:357-64. 2010
    ..To analyse the association of trans fatty acid (TFA) consumption with the risk of type 2 diabetes and lifestyle in a South European population...
  28. pmc Glycemic load, glycemic index, and body mass index in Spanish adults
    Michelle A Mendez
    Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Municipal Institute of Medical Research, Biomedical Research Park, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:316-22. 2009
    ..Studies on obesity and glycemic index (GI) or glycemic load (GL) have had inconsistent results, perhaps in part because of underreporting or to heterogeneous dietary patterns across food cultures...
  29. ncbi request reprint Adherence to the traditional mediterranean diet is inversely associated with body mass index and obesity in a spanish population
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    J Nutr 134:3355-61. 2004
    ..These data suggest that the traditional Mediterranean dietary pattern is inversely associated with BMI and obesity. This finding may be useful in the development of dietary approaches for dietary counseling and the prevention of obesity...
  30. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference and impaired fasting glucose screening in a Mediterranean population
    José M Baena-Díez
    Primary Healthcare Centre La Marina and IDIBAP Fundación Jordi Gol i Gurina, Institut Catala de la Salut, Barcelona, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 86:e12-4. 2009
    ..Waist circumference and body mass index showed a strong association with the risk of IFG. The present data indicate the need for routine anthropometric measurements in clinical practice screening for IFG...
  31. ncbi request reprint Anti-inflammatory effect of virgin olive oil in stable coronary disease patients: a randomized, crossover, controlled trial
    M Fito
    Unitat de Lipids i Epidemiologia Cardiovascular, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:570-4. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of two similar olive oils, but with differences in their phenolic compounds (powerful antioxidant compounds), on inflammatory markers in stable coronary heart disease patients...
  32. doi request reprint The effect of olive oil polyphenols on antibodies against oxidized LDL. A randomized clinical trial
    Olga Castañer
    Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition, Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Genetics, and Human Pharmacology and Clinical Neurosciences Research Groups, Research Institute Hospital del Mar IMIM, Barcelona 08003, Spain
    Clin Nutr 30:490-3. 2011
    ..Some data suggest a protective role of OxLDL autoantibodies (OLAB) in atherosclerosis. Our aim was to assess the effect of olive oil polyphenols on the immunogenicity of oxLDL to autoantibody generation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Myocardial infarction and alcohol consumption: a population-based case-control study
    Helmut Schroder
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Carrer Doctor Aiguader 80, Barcelona, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 17:609-15. 2007
    ..Preference of the subjects' consumption for beer, wine, or spirits was set at 80% or more of total alcoholic beverage consumption...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of differing phenolic content in dietary olive oils on lipids and LDL oxidation--a randomized controlled trial
    Jaume Marrugat
    Lipids and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Carrer Dr Aiguader 80, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Nutr 43:140-7. 2004
    ..Evidence from in vitro studies suggests that antioxidant olive oil phenolic compounds can prevent LDL oxidation. However, in vivo evidence in support of this hypothesis is sparse...