A Ivarsson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. doi 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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
    ....
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. doi 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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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  13. 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...
  14. 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)...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. doi 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...
  22. 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
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc Coeliac disease: Decision tool needs to be developed for children
    Jonas F Ludvigsson
    BMJ 334:864. 2007