A Ivarsson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding protects against celiac disease
    Anneli Ivarsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Pediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:914-21. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemic of coeliac disease in Swedish children
    A Ivarsson
    Department of Clinical Science, Umea University, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 89:165-71. 2000
  3. pmc Internalizing the threat of risk--a qualitative study about adolescents' experience living with screening-detected celiac disease 5 years after diagnosis
    Katrina Nordyke
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 12:91. 2014
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life is not impaired in children with undetected as well as diagnosed celiac disease: a large population based cross-sectional study
    Anna Myléus
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 14:425. 2014
  5. pmc A population-based study of overweight and obesity in expectant parents: socio-demographic patterns and within-couple associations
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:923. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Qualitative study exploring healthy eating practices and physical activity among adolescent girls in rural South Africa
    Heather M Sedibe
    MRC Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Pediatr 14:211. 2014
  7. pmc Body mass index is not a reliable tool in predicting celiac disease in children
    Maria van der Pals
    Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Sciences, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, SE 205 02 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Pediatr 14:165. 2014
  8. pmc Celiac disease risk varies between birth cohorts, generating hypotheses about causality: evidence from 36 years of population-based follow-up
    Fredinah Namatovu
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea SE 901 87, Sweden
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:59. 2014
  9. pmc Health-related quality of life in adolescents with screening-detected celiac disease, before and one year after diagnosis and initiation of gluten-free diet, a prospective nested case-referent study
    Katrina Nordyke
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:142. 2013
  10. pmc Improving child health promotion practices in multiple sectors - outcomes of the Swedish Salut Programme
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 901 87, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:920. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding protects against celiac disease
    Anneli Ivarsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Pediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:914-21. 2002
    ..Celiac disease, or permanent gluten-sensitive enteropathy, is an immunologic disease strictly dependent on exposure to wheat gluten or related proteins in rye and barley...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemic of coeliac disease in Swedish children
    A Ivarsson
    Department of Clinical Science, Umea University, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 89:165-71. 2000
    ..e. amount of gluten given, age at introduction of gluten, and whether breastfeeding was ongoing or not when gluten was introduced. Other factor(s) may also have contributed, and the search for these should be intensified...
  3. pmc Internalizing the threat of risk--a qualitative study about adolescents' experience living with screening-detected celiac disease 5 years after diagnosis
    Katrina Nordyke
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 12:91. 2014
    ..For this study we invited screening-detected adolescents to describe their experience living with screening-detected CD five years after diagnosis with the aim to explore how their perceptions, practices, and beliefs evolved...
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life is not impaired in children with undetected as well as diagnosed celiac disease: a large population based cross-sectional study
    Anna Myléus
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 14:425. 2014
    ..We investigated the HRQoL of three groups of 12-year-olds with: i) undetected celiac disease ii) clinically diagnosed celiac disease, and iii) without celiac disease...
  5. pmc A population-based study of overweight and obesity in expectant parents: socio-demographic patterns and within-couple associations
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:923. 2013
    ..This study aimed to explore the prevalence and socio-demographic patterns of overweight and obesity in Swedish expectant parents, and to assess within-couple associations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Qualitative study exploring healthy eating practices and physical activity among adolescent girls in rural South Africa
    Heather M Sedibe
    MRC Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Pediatr 14:211. 2014
    ..This paper explores perceptions, attitudes, barriers, and facilitators related to healthy eating and physical activity among adolescent girls in rural South Africa...
  7. pmc Body mass index is not a reliable tool in predicting celiac disease in children
    Maria van der Pals
    Department of Pediatrics, Clinical Sciences, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, SE 205 02 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Pediatr 14:165. 2014
    ..We investigated the differences in weight, height, and BMI in 12- year-old children with screening-detected celiac disease compared to their healthy peers...
  8. pmc Celiac disease risk varies between birth cohorts, generating hypotheses about causality: evidence from 36 years of population-based follow-up
    Fredinah Namatovu
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea SE 901 87, Sweden
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:59. 2014
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  9. pmc Health-related quality of life in adolescents with screening-detected celiac disease, before and one year after diagnosis and initiation of gluten-free diet, a prospective nested case-referent study
    Katrina Nordyke
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:142. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of adolescents with screening-detected CD before and one year after diagnosis and treatment...
  10. pmc Improving child health promotion practices in multiple sectors - outcomes of the Swedish Salut Programme
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 901 87, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:920. 2012
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  11. pmc Early infections are associated with increased risk for celiac disease: an incident case-referent study
    Anna Myléus
    Epidemiology and Global Health, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Pediatr 12:194. 2012
    ..We present data on the possible association between early infectious episodes and celiac disease, including their possible contribution to the Swedish celiac disease epidemic...
  12. pmc A gluten-free diet effectively reduces symptoms and health care consumption in a Swedish celiac disease population
    Fredrik Norström
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Sweden
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:125. 2012
    ..Our aim was to investigate the effect of a gluten-free diet on celiac disease related symptoms, health care consumption, and the risk of developing associated immune-mediated diseases...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of childhood celiac disease and changes in infant feeding
    Anneli Ivarsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Pediatrics 131:e687-94. 2013
    ..We investigated and compared the total prevalence of celiac disease in 2 birth cohorts of 12-year-olds and related the findings to each cohort's ascertained infant feeding...
  14. pmc Giving offspring a healthy start: parents' experiences of health promotion and lifestyle change during pregnancy and early parenthood
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:936. 2011
    ..In 2005, a multisectoral child health promotion programme (the Salut Programme) was launched to further strengthen such efforts...
  15. pmc Mass screening for celiac disease from the perspective of newly diagnosed adolescents and their parents: a mixed-method study
    Anna Rosén
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:822. 2011
    ..We aimed at exploring adolescents' and parents' experiences of having the adolescents' CD detected through mass screening, and their attitudes towards possible future mass screening...
  16. pmc Balancing health benefits and social sacrifices: a qualitative study of how screening-detected celiac disease impacts adolescents' quality of life
    Anna Rosén
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Pediatr 11:32. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to explore how screening-detected celiac disease impacts adolescents' quality of life, as perceived by themselves and their parents...
  17. pmc Sustainable practice change: professionals' experiences with a multisectoral child health promotion programme in Sweden
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 90187 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:61. 2011
    ..Initiated in 2005, the programme uses a 'Salutogenesis' approach to support health-promoting activities in health care, social services, and schools...
  18. pmc Delay to celiac disease diagnosis and its implications for health-related quality of life
    Fredrik Norström
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:118. 2011
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  19. ncbi request reprint Hypocalcaemia in HIV infection and AIDS
    E W Kuehn
    Medizinische Poliklinik, Ludwig Maximilians University Munchen, Germany
    J Intern Med 245:69-73. 1999
    ..To study the prevalence and possible mechanisms of hypocalcaemia in HIV infection and AIDS...
  20. pmc Children born in the summer have increased risk for coeliac disease
    A Ivarsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:36-9. 2003
    ..This study therefore analysed if the risk for coeliac disease varies with month of birth as a proxy for a seasonal pattern for possible causal environmental exposure(s)...
  21. ncbi request reprint The Swedish coeliac disease epidemic with a prevailing twofold higher risk in girls compared to boys may reflect gender specific risk factors
    Anneli Ivarsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:677-84. 2003
    ..A longer follow-up, even into adulthood, is needed to determine whether or not the lifetime risk has changed...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Swedish epidemic of coeliac disease explored using an epidemiological approach--some lessons to be learnt
    Anneli Ivarsson
    Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, S 901 87, Umea, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 19:425-40. 2005
    ..This may include increasing our understanding of what determines the clinical expression of the disease, exploring the potentially causal role of environmental exposures, and possibly also identifying strategies for primary prevention...
  23. ncbi request reprint Coeliac disease: effect of early feeding on the incidence of the disease
    O Hernell
    Pediatrics, Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, SE 901 85, Umea, Sweden
    Early Hum Dev 65:S153-60. 2001
    ..Nevertheless, a challenging possibility that needs to be explored is if coeliac disease can be delayed, or possibly even prevented for an entire life span, by favourable dietary habits...
  24. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding protects against celiac disease in childhood--epidemiological evidence
    L A Persson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Sweden
    Adv Exp Med Biol 503:115-23. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Screening for adult coeliac disease - which serological marker(s) to use?
    C Lagerqvist
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Paediatrics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 250:241-8. 2001
    ..To determine which serological marker(s) to use when screening for coeliac disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint The everyday life of adolescent coeliacs: issues of importance for compliance with the gluten-free diet
    C Olsson
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Hum Nutr Diet 21:359-67. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to explore how adolescents with coeliac disease perceive and manage their everyday lives in relation to a gluten-free diet...
  27. ncbi request reprint Nutrient intake in adolescent girls and boys diagnosed with coeliac disease at an early age is mostly comparable to their non-coeliac contemporaries
    E Kautto
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Umeå Centre for Gender Studies, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Hum Nutr Diet 27:41-53. 2014
    ..Food habits, nutrient needs and intakes differ between males and females, although few nutritional studies on patients with coeliac disease (CD) have reported results stratified by gender...
  28. ncbi request reprint Difference in celiac disease risk between Swedish birth cohorts suggests an opportunity for primary prevention
    Cecilia Olsson
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Pediatrics 122:528-34. 2008
    ..The main aim of this study was to analyze celiac disease risk in epidemic and postepidemic birth cohorts up to preschool age, to explore further the opportunity for primary prevention...
  29. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease: effect of weaning on disease risk
    Olle Hernell
    Pediatrics, Department of Clinical Sciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 56:27-38; discussion 38-42. 2005
  30. pmc Coeliac disease: Decision tool needs to be developed for children
    Jonas F Ludvigsson
    BMJ 334:864. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint How do Swedish paediatric clinics diagnose coeliac disease? Results of a nationwide questionnaire study
    Lars Stenhammar
    Department of Paediatrics, Linkoping University, Norrköping Hospital, Norrkoping, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 95:1495-7. 2006
    ..The Swedish Working Group for Paediatric Coeliac Disease has published guidelines for the diagnosis of childhood coeliac disease. The present questionnaire was designed in order to create the basis for revision of those guidelines...
  32. ncbi request reprint Antiendomysial and antihuman recombinant tissue transglutaminase antibodies in the diagnosis of coeliac disease: a biopsy-proven European multicentre study
    Pekka Collin
    Tampere University Hospital and University of Tampere, Finland
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:85-91. 2005
    ..The setting allowed a further comparison between the antibody results and the conventional small-intestinal histology...