Stephan Rossner

Summary

Affiliation: Huddinge University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fat intake and food choices during weight reduction with diet, behavioural modification and a lipase inhibitor
    K Franson
    Swedish Association for People with Bowel and Stomach Diseases, Box 20054, S 104 60 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 247:607-14. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity through the ages of man
    S Rossner
    Health Behaviour Research, Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:S29-33. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Intermittent vs continuous VLCD therapy in obesity treatment
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 22:190-2. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint [Chocolate--divine food, junkfood or a narcotic?]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, SE 141 86 Stockholm
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:4941-3. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [The "to be or not to be" of the scientific congresses. Reduced resources and virtual meetings hit against pleasure-trips]
    Stephan Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:952-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint [Sugar in food--nutrition or politics? The American sugar industry is offensive, children are the target]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:1872. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Paul Pierre Broca (1824-1880)
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 8:277. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Orthorexia nervosa--a new disease?]
    Stephan Rossner
    Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:2835. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolphe Quetelet (1796-1874)
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 8:183. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Jaw fixation--a parenthesis in the history of obesity treatment]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, M73, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:2996-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Fat intake and food choices during weight reduction with diet, behavioural modification and a lipase inhibitor
    K Franson
    Swedish Association for People with Bowel and Stomach Diseases, Box 20054, S 104 60 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 247:607-14. 2000
    ..To study the composition of fat intake and fat-rich meals consumed during a trial in which obese subjects were treated with a lipase-inhibitor or placebo, with emphasis on food choices and eating hours...
  2. ncbi request reprint Obesity through the ages of man
    S Rossner
    Health Behaviour Research, Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:S29-33. 2001
    ..As obesity becomes more prevalent and the population ages, new and inventive strategies are required to tackle this ubiquitous health problem also in older age groups...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intermittent vs continuous VLCD therapy in obesity treatment
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 22:190-2. 1998
    ..For some individuals less side effects would favour intermittent treatment, for others motivational factors support a more continuous VLCD treatment regimen...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Chocolate--divine food, junkfood or a narcotic?]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, SE 141 86 Stockholm
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:4941-3. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [The "to be or not to be" of the scientific congresses. Reduced resources and virtual meetings hit against pleasure-trips]
    Stephan Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:952-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint [Sugar in food--nutrition or politics? The American sugar industry is offensive, children are the target]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:1872. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Paul Pierre Broca (1824-1880)
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 8:277. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Orthorexia nervosa--a new disease?]
    Stephan Rossner
    Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:2835. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolphe Quetelet (1796-1874)
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 8:183. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Jaw fixation--a parenthesis in the history of obesity treatment]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, M73, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:2996-7. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes caused by sugar? High intake of soft drinks increases the risk of type 2 diabetes]
    Stephan Rossner
    Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 101:3982. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint [Who does create current citations?]
    Stephan Rossner
    Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 102:779-80. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint [Can obesity be an infectious disease?]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 102:1896-8. 2005
    ..The expression "infectobesity" describes the possibility that obesity may be associated with viral infections or a particular behaviour of the intestinal bacterial mass...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hippocrates: 'To talk, move during conversation, think and listen to others increases the combustion'
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 6:329. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint [Should obesity in the elderly be treated? Sparse scientific evidence to support treatment of overweight in this age group]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 102:2856-8. 2005
    ..With an increased segment of the population of higher age under way, strategies to manage obesity, also in this age group, need to be developed...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Obesity caused by fat or...? A hot debate in the USA on the role of carbohydrates in the obesity epidemics]
    Stephan Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus
    Lakartidningen 100:871. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Similia similibus curentur = like cures like
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 7:109-10. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and prevention and treatment of weight gain associated with pregnancy: current evidence and research issues
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:S560-3. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the evidence in the literature for a relationship between physical activity and weight development during and after pregnancy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Weight loss, weight maintenance, and improved cardiovascular risk factors after 2 years treatment with orlistat for obesity. European Orlistat Obesity Study Group
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Res 8:49-61. 2000
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  20. ncbi request reprint [VLCD a safe and simple treatment of obesity]
    S Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus
    Lakartidningen 97:3876-9. 2000
    ..A team of nurses and/or dieticians can, to a large extent, manage a VLCD-program, restricting the need for involvement of the physician...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Sibutramine--antidepressive agent tested against obesity]
    S Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus
    Lakartidningen 98:1802-3. 2001
    ..Twenty (3%) patients were withdrawn because of increases in blood pressure. This individualized management program achieves metabolically significant and sustained weight loss in 77% of obese patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Obesity in the elderly--a future matter of concern?
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, M73, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 2:183-8. 2001
    ..Recent studies suggest that bariatric surgery, previously considered contraindicated in obese patients above age 60 can be safely performed even in patients above age 70 and with the same benefits as for younger subjects...
  23. ncbi request reprint Obesity: the disease of the twenty-first century
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:S2-4. 2002
    ..National health policymakers must take action to deal with the obesity problem. Prevention should be the primary target, but it is also important to develop strategies to treat those already affected with obesity...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Widely spread prejudice against obese persons]
    Stephan Rossner
    Overviktsenheten, Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 99:4996-8. 2002
  25. doi request reprint Older members perform better in an internet-based behavioral weight loss program compared to younger members
    Marianne van der Mark
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Facts 2:74-9. 2009
    ..Our objective was to examine how members above the age of 65 years performed in an internet-based behavioral weight loss program, compared to younger members...
  26. ncbi request reprint Locus of control and weight reduction
    Birgitta Adolfsson
    Department of Medicine, Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Norrtulls Sjukhus, Norrtullsgatan 14, 113 45 Stockholm, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 56:55-61. 2005
    ..Others, with a more external locus of control orientation, could be offered an adapted programme, which also focused on and encouraged the participants' internal orientation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of obesity
    Yvonne Linné
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Clin Dermatol 22:319-24. 2004
    ..summarizes some of the presently accepted, scientifically evaluated antiobesity drugs. At present, orlistat and sibutramine are the only two major drugs used almost worldwide...
  28. ncbi request reprint Food intake with an antiobesity drug (sibutramine) versus placebo and rorschach data: a crossover within-subjects study
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet at Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pers Assess 82:158-68. 2004
    ..Bodily concern (An + Xy) was also related to sibutramine response in univariate analyses...
  29. ncbi request reprint Natural course of gestational diabetes mellitus: long term follow up of women in the SPAWN study
    Yvonne Linné
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    BJOG 109:1227-31. 2002
    ..Long term follow up women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  30. doi request reprint Initial weight loss is the best predictor for success in obesity treatment and sociodemographic liabilities increase risk for drop-out
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 79:361-6. 2010
    ..To identify pre-treatment factors related to weight loss in obesity treatment...
  31. pmc Longer term effects of very low energy diet on obstructive sleep apnoea in cohort derived from randomised controlled trial: prospective observational follow-up study
    Kari Johansson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 342:d3017. 2011
    ..To determine whether initial improvements in obstructive sleep apnoea after a very low energy diet were maintained after one year in patients with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea...
  32. ncbi request reprint Rorschach personality predictors of weight loss with behavior modification in obesity treatment
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pers Assess 83:293-305. 2004
    ..Distortions in perception and cognition could constitute more profound difficulties in weight reduction important to recognize in obesity treatment...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sibutramine treatment in obesity: predictors of weight loss including rorschach personality data
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, M73, Huddinge University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Res 11:1391-9. 2003
    ..To study personality and clinical factors in weight loss by sibutramine (Meridia and Reductil), an anti-obesity drug enhancing satiety...
  34. pmc Effect of a very low energy diet on moderate and severe obstructive sleep apnoea in obese men: a randomised controlled trial
    Kari Johansson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 339:b4609. 2009
    ..Participants 63 obese men (body mass index 30-40, age 30-65 years) with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea (apnoea-hypopnoea index (AHI) >or=15), treated with continuous positive airway pressure...
  35. ncbi request reprint Does excess pregnancy weight gain constitute a major risk for increasing long-term BMI?
    Amanda R Amorim
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1278-86. 2007
    ..The objective was to assess the relevance of the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine (IOM), regarding gestational weight gain (GWG) for long-term BMI development...
  36. ncbi request reprint Sibutramine treatment in obesity: initial eating behaviour in relation to weight loss results and changes in mood
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet M73, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Pharmacol Res 51:159-63. 2005
    ..Physiologically enhanced satiety could have the greatest weight loss effect for patients whose eating is more governed by hunger drives and appetite rather that by conscious efforts and cognitive control...
  37. ncbi request reprint Long-term weight development in women: a 15-year follow-up of the effects of pregnancy
    Yvonne Linné
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Res 12:1166-78. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate how well prepregnancy BMI, gestational weight gain, and postpartum weight retention predict retention of weight 15 years later among parous women...
  38. doi request reprint Relationships between prenatal smoking cessation, gestational weight gain and maternal lifestyle characteristics
    Amanda R A Adegboye
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Women Birth 23:29-35. 2010
    ..To describe maternal characteristics and lifestyle factors associated with prenatal smoking habits and to appraise the effect of quitting smoking in early gestation on maternal weight gain during pregnancy...
  39. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity and abdominal obesity in Swedish primary care and occupational health clinics
    Jan Pettersson
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Facts 1:251-7. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence of obesity and abdominal obesity in the Swedish primary and occupational health care setting...
  40. ncbi request reprint Interrelationships between weight development and weight retention in subsequent pregnancies: the SPAWN study
    Yvonne Linné
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:318-25. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to examine correlations in weight gain and weight retention after pregnancy in the long-term perspective...
  41. ncbi request reprint Education and supervision of health care professionals to initiate, implement and improve management of obesity
    Ingela Melin
    Department of Medicine Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 58:127-36. 2005
    ..Education, working organization, a structural behavioural treatment program, seems to be significant factors in facilitating and increasing the likelihood for a start...
  42. ncbi request reprint Subgrouping in obesity based on Rorschach personality characteristics
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 44:399-407. 2003
    ..The group with coping liabilities could have difficulties other than emotional ones concerning food and eating, such as finding a structure for eating and making changes in lifestyle and habits...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Easy to remain overweight after pregnancy]
    Yvonne Linné
    Overviktsenheten M73, Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:4091-5. 2003
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826)
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, M 73, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 8:531-2. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint Vision and eating behavior
    Yvonne Linné
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Res 10:92-5. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the impact of vision on the microstructure of eating behavior and the subjective motivation to eat...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Physical activity in the treatment of obesity. Obesity--a chronic disease requiring life-long physical activity]
    Erik Hemmingsson
    Lakartidningen 101:1790-7. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint [Doctor on the stage--a survey of physician's role in drama]
    Stephan Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 99:3718-21. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint [The 60's anniversary of the Annual Meeting of the Swedish Medical Society. The flagship of the Medical Society in a perspective of the meeting's general]
    Stephan Rossner
    Huddinge Universitetssjukhus, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:3614-6. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint Practical clinical behavioral treatment of obesity
    Ingela Melin
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Huddinge University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 49:75-83. 2003
    ..Overall these participants find their education and supervision meaningful and valuable...
  50. ncbi request reprint Microstructure of eating behavior associated with Rorschach characteristics in obesity
    Kristina Elfhag
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pers Assess 81:40-50. 2003
    ..An accelerating rate of consumption during the meal was associated with intense emotionality and oral dependency, suggested by Pure C and Food responses...
  51. doi request reprint John Garrow (1929- ) treat obesity seriously!
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, M73, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 9:264-5. 2008
  52. ncbi request reprint John Harvey Kellogg (1852-1943): "Masturbation results in general debility, unnatural pale eyes and forehead acne"
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 7:227-8. 2006
  53. doi request reprint Managing obesity--from childhood and onwards
    Ylva Trolle Lagerros
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:74-8. 2011
    ..In some countries, government action for prevention has been taken, but too often resources have not been set aside. This review addresses new and old strategies to manage obesity--from childhood and onwards...
  54. doi request reprint Impact of social support intensity on walking in the severely obese: a randomized clinical trial
    Erik Hemmingsson
    Department of Medicine Huddinge, Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1308-13. 2008
    ..Because social support is a potential method for promoting PA, we compared mean steps/day during 18 weeks in severely obese outpatients receiving either standard support (SS) or added support (AS)...
  55. ncbi request reprint William Withering (1741-1799)
    Stephan Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Huddinge University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 7:301. 2006
  56. pmc Obesity management: what brings success?
    Ylva Trolle Lagerros
    Unit of Clinical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, T2, SE17176, Stockholm, Sweden
    Therap Adv Gastroenterol 6:77-88. 2013
    ..Cost-effective societal interventions such as a tax on unhealthy food and beverages, front-of-pack traffic light nutrition labeling and prohibition of advertising of junk food and beverages to children are also discussed...