Carl Gustaf Bornehag

Summary

Affiliation: Karlstad University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc The association between asthma and allergic symptoms in children and phthalates in house dust: a nested case-control study
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1393-7. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Chronic conditions in children increase the risk for physical abuse - but vary with socio-economic circumstances
    Birgitta Svensson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Health and Environment, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:407-12. 2011
  3. pmc Eczema in early childhood is strongly associated with the development of asthma and rhinitis in a prospective cohort
    Laura B von Kobyletzki
    Department of Dermatology, Institute of Clinical Research in Malmö, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Dermatol 12:11. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The SELMA study: a birth cohort study in Sweden following more than 2000 mother-child pairs
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Department of Health and Environmental Sciences, Karlstad University, Sweden
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:456-67. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Phthalate exposure and asthma in children
    C G Bornehag
    Public Health Sciences, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Int J Androl 33:333-45. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Dampness in buildings as a risk factor for health effects, EUROEXPO: a multidisciplinary review of the literature (1998-2000) on dampness and mite exposure in buildings and health effects
    C G Bornehag
    Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Indoor Air 14:243-57. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Potential self-selection bias in a nested case-control study on indoor environmental factors and their association with asthma and allergic symptoms among pre-school children
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:534-43. 2006
  8. pmc Phthalates in indoor dust and their association with building characteristics
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1399-404. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint 'Dampness' at home and its association with airway, nose, and skin symptoms among 10,851 preschool children in Sweden: a cross-sectional study
    C G Bornehag
    Swedish National and Testing Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Indoor Air 15:48-55. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Levels of endotoxin in 390 Swedish homes: determinants and the risk for respiratory symptoms in children
    Syed Moniruzzaman
    Public Health Sciences, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Int J Environ Health Res 22:22-36. 2012

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc The association between asthma and allergic symptoms in children and phthalates in house dust: a nested case-control study
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1393-7. 2004
    ..Given the phthalate exposures of children worldwide, the results from this study of Swedish children have global implications...
  2. doi request reprint Chronic conditions in children increase the risk for physical abuse - but vary with socio-economic circumstances
    Birgitta Svensson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Health and Environment, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:407-12. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Eczema in early childhood is strongly associated with the development of asthma and rhinitis in a prospective cohort
    Laura B von Kobyletzki
    Department of Dermatology, Institute of Clinical Research in Malmö, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Dermatol 12:11. 2012
    ..This study aimed to estimate the association between eczema in early childhood and the onset of asthma and rhinitis later in life in children...
  4. doi request reprint The SELMA study: a birth cohort study in Sweden following more than 2000 mother-child pairs
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Department of Health and Environmental Sciences, Karlstad University, Sweden
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:456-67. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Phthalate exposure and asthma in children
    C G Bornehag
    Public Health Sciences, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Int J Androl 33:333-45. 2010
    ..But the important questions of clinical relevance of real life exposure and identification of molecular targets that can explain interactions largely remain to be answered...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dampness in buildings as a risk factor for health effects, EUROEXPO: a multidisciplinary review of the literature (1998-2000) on dampness and mite exposure in buildings and health effects
    C G Bornehag
    Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Indoor Air 14:243-57. 2004
    ..A general conclusion from the work was that there is a strong need for multidisciplinary reviews in scientific journals of articles dealing with associations between indoor environmental factors and health effects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Potential self-selection bias in a nested case-control study on indoor environmental factors and their association with asthma and allergic symptoms among pre-school children
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:534-43. 2006
    ..One solution to this problem is stratification, i.e. investigating associations between exposures and health in the same socioeconomic strata...
  8. pmc Phthalates in indoor dust and their association with building characteristics
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Swedish National Testing and Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1399-404. 2005
    ..However, the associations reported here can help identify homes where phthalate concentrations are likely to be elevated and can aid in developing mitigation strategies...
  9. ncbi request reprint 'Dampness' at home and its association with airway, nose, and skin symptoms among 10,851 preschool children in Sweden: a cross-sectional study
    C G Bornehag
    Swedish National and Testing Research Institute, Boras, Sweden
    Indoor Air 15:48-55. 2005
    ..However, the interpretation of this finding is unclear. The combination of water leakage and PVC may be a proxy, for example, reconstruction because of water damages...
  10. doi request reprint Levels of endotoxin in 390 Swedish homes: determinants and the risk for respiratory symptoms in children
    Syed Moniruzzaman
    Public Health Sciences, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Int J Environ Health Res 22:22-36. 2012
    ..However, we found an association between endotoxins and the presence of disease symptoms in the sub-group of families without indoor pets...
  11. pmc The association between phthalates in dust and allergic diseases among Bulgarian children
    Barbara Kolarik
    Technical University of Denmark, Department of Mechanical Engineering, International Centre for Indoor Environment and Energy, Lyngby, Denmark
    Environ Health Perspect 116:98-103. 2008
    ..Recent studies have identified associations between the concentration of phthalates in indoor dust and allergic symptoms in the airways, nose, and skin...
  12. doi request reprint Can we trust cross-sectional studies when studying the risk of moisture-related problems indoor for asthma in children?
    Malin Larsson
    Public Health Sciences, Karlstad University, Sweden
    Int J Environ Health Res 21:237-47. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that cross-sectional data showing associations between moisture-related problems in homes and asthma in children partly can be explained by reporting bias...
  13. doi request reprint Building characteristics associated with moisture related problems in 8,918 Swedish dwellings
    Linda Hagerhed-Engman
    Department of Energy Technology, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden, Boras, Sweden
    Int J Environ Health Res 19:251-65. 2009
    ..Moreover, tenancy and earlier renovation due to mould or moisture problems was strongly associated with dampness. A perception of dry air was associated with window-pane condensation, e.g. humid indoor air...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinically diagnosed asthma with parental assessment of children's asthma in a questionnaire
    Carl Axel Hederos
    Primary Care Research Unit, Karlstad, Sweden
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:135-41. 2007
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  15. pmc Exhaled nitric oxide and urinary EPX levels in infants: a pilot study
    Fredrik Carlstedt
    Primary Care Research Centre, County Council of Varmland, Karlstad, Sweden
    Clin Mol Allergy 9:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  16. pmc Potential selection biases
    Carl Gustaf Bornehag
    Environ Health Perspect 113:A152-3. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint How valid are parents' questionnaire responses regarding building characteristics, mouldy odour, and signs of moisture problems in Swedish homes?
    Linda Hägerhed Engman
    Department of Building Physics and Indoor Environment, SP Swedish National Testing and Research Institute Borås, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:125-32. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to validate information received from a questionnaire survey regarding building characteristics, mouldy odour, and signs of moisture problems in 390 Swedish homes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quantitative determination of volatile organic compounds in indoor dust using gas chromatography-UV spectrometry
    Anders Nilsson
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Environ Int 31:1141-8. 2005
    ..The potential use of GC-UV for improving survey and control of the human exposure to particle-bound irritants and other chemicals is inferred...
  19. pmc Meeting report: measuring endocrine-sensitive endpoints within the first years of life
    Tye E Arbuckle
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 116:948-51. 2008
    ....