Sara A C Holmberg

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Affiliation: Central Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc High dairy fat intake related to less central obesity: a male cohort study with 12 years' follow-up
    Sara Holmberg
    Research and Development Center, Kronoberg County Council, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 31:89-94. 2013
  2. pmc Food choices and coronary heart disease: a population based cohort study of rural Swedish men with 12 years of follow-up
    Sara Holmberg
    Research and Development Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Box 1223, SE 351 12 Växjö, Sweden
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2626-38. 2009
  3. pmc Primary care consultation, hospital admission, sick leave and disability pension owing to neck and low back pain: a 12-year prospective cohort study in a rural population
    Sara A C Holmberg
    Research and Development Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Box 1223, SE 351 12 Växjö, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:66. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Low back pain comorbidity among male farmers and rural referents: a population-based study
    Sara Holmberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine Section, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:261-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Knee osteoarthritis and body mass index: a population-based case-control study
    S Holmberg
    R and D Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 34:59-64. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Does snuff make you fat?]
    Sara Holmberg
    FoU centrum, Landstinget Kronoberg och institutionen för folkhälso och vårdvetenskap, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 102:118-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors and low back pain, consultations, and sick leave among farmers and rural referents: a population-based study
    Sara Holmberg
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology Sections, University Hospital, 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Occup Environ Med 46:993-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Is there an increased risk of knee osteoarthritis among farmers? A population-based case-control study
    Sara Holmberg
    FoU centrum, Box 1223, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 77:345-50. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of physical work exposure on musculoskeletal symptoms among farmers and rural non-farmers
    Sara Holmberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology Section, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Ann Agric Environ Med 10:179-84. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal symptoms among farmers and non-farmers: a population-based study
    Sara Holmberg
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:339-45. 2002

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Publications12

  1. pmc High dairy fat intake related to less central obesity: a male cohort study with 12 years' follow-up
    Sara Holmberg
    Research and Development Center, Kronoberg County Council, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 31:89-94. 2013
    ..To study associations between dairy fat intake and development of central obesity...
  2. pmc Food choices and coronary heart disease: a population based cohort study of rural Swedish men with 12 years of follow-up
    Sara Holmberg
    Research and Development Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Box 1223, SE 351 12 Växjö, Sweden
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2626-38. 2009
    ..39, 95% CI 0.21-0.73), but not when combined with a low dairy fat consumption (odds ratio 1.70, 95% CI 0.97-2.98). Choosing wholemeal bread or eating fish at least twice a week showed no association with the outcome...
  3. pmc Primary care consultation, hospital admission, sick leave and disability pension owing to neck and low back pain: a 12-year prospective cohort study in a rural population
    Sara A C Holmberg
    Research and Development Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Box 1223, SE 351 12 Växjö, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:66. 2006
    ..In this study we evaluate the magnitude of long-term health outcomes for neck and low back pain, taking possible confounders into account...
  4. ncbi request reprint Low back pain comorbidity among male farmers and rural referents: a population-based study
    Sara Holmberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine Section, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Ann Agric Environ Med 12:261-8. 2005
    ..Significant associations between LBP and digestive and respiratory disorders were revealed, indicating that LBP and these disease entities may have etiological factors in common...
  5. ncbi request reprint Knee osteoarthritis and body mass index: a population-based case-control study
    S Holmberg
    R and D Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 34:59-64. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the risk of knee osteoarthritis for men and women in relation to body mass index (BMI) within the normal weight range and to assess the effect of former versus current weight...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Does snuff make you fat?]
    Sara Holmberg
    FoU centrum, Landstinget Kronoberg och institutionen för folkhälso och vårdvetenskap, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 102:118-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors and low back pain, consultations, and sick leave among farmers and rural referents: a population-based study
    Sara Holmberg
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology Sections, University Hospital, 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Occup Environ Med 46:993-8. 2004
    ..Farmers and self-employed referents tended to have lower odds of sick leave because of LBP than employed referents after adjustment for psychosocial factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is there an increased risk of knee osteoarthritis among farmers? A population-based case-control study
    Sara Holmberg
    FoU centrum, Box 1223, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 77:345-50. 2004
    ..The aim of this population-based case-control study was to investigate the risk of radiographically verified femorotibial osteoarthritis among farmers and those in some other physically demanding occupations...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of physical work exposure on musculoskeletal symptoms among farmers and rural non-farmers
    Sara Holmberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology Section, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Ann Agric Environ Med 10:179-84. 2003
    ..In conclusion, work exposure explained some but not all of the farmer-referent differences in musculoskeletal symptom rates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal symptoms among farmers and non-farmers: a population-based study
    Sara Holmberg
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Occup Environ Health 8:339-45. 2002
    ..However, the farmers did not seek medical advice more often than the referents, and they reported significantly less sick leave for these problems. Thus, farmers appear to have more musculoskeletal symptoms than do non-farmers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predictors of sick leave owing to neck or low back pain: a 12-year longitudinal cohort study in a rural male population
    Sara A C Holmberg
    Research and Development Centre, Kronoberg County Council, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Ann Agric Environ Med 17:251-7. 2010
    ..The low risk of sick leave among the self-employed is notable from a societal and public health perspective...
  12. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of morbidity and mortality rates among farmers and rural and urban nonfarmers
    E L Stiernström
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Clinical Epidemiology Section, University Hospital, 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:121-6. 2001
    ..In conclusion, the lower morbidity and mortality rates among farmers are partly due to the urban-rural health gradient but in addition salutogenic factors linked to farming seem to be active...