Anna K Hedström

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Role of Environment and Lifestyle in Determining the Risk of Multiple Sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 26:87-104. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Shift work influences multiple sclerosis risk
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 21:1195-9. 2015
  3. pmc Interaction between passive smoking and two HLA genes with regard to multiple sclerosis risk
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, and Neuroimmunology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA, USA and Neuroimmunology Unit, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1791-8. 2014
  4. pmc Interaction between adolescent obesity and HLA risk genes in the etiology of multiple sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    From the Institute of Environmental Medicine A K H, Neuroimmunology Unit, Department of Clinical Neuroscience I L B, I K, and the Institute of Environmental Medicine L A, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Genetic Epidemiology and Genomics Lab L B, M G, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley Kaiser Permanente Division of Research C S, Oakland, CA Center for Molecular Medicine I K and Neuroimmunology Unit, Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Center for Molecular Medicine T O, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital, Solna and Centre for Occupational and Environmental Medicine L A, Stockholm County Council, Sweden
    Neurology 82:865-72. 2014
  5. pmc Smoking and multiple sclerosis susceptibility
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:867-74. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Nicotine might have a protective effect in the etiology of multiple sclerosis
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 19:1009-13. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Exposure to anaesthetic agents does not affect multiple sclerosis risk
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Neurol 20:735-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint High body mass index before age 20 is associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis in both men and women
    Anna K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 18:1334-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Shift work at young age is associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Neurol 70:733-41. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke is associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 17:788-93. 2011

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint The Role of Environment and Lifestyle in Determining the Risk of Multiple Sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 26:87-104. 2015
    ..Independent replication, preferably by a variety of methods, may give still more firm evidence for their involvement...
  2. doi request reprint Shift work influences multiple sclerosis risk
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 21:1195-9. 2015
    ..An association between working shift at a young age and subsequent risk for multiple sclerosis (MS) has been observed...
  3. pmc Interaction between passive smoking and two HLA genes with regard to multiple sclerosis risk
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, and Neuroimmunology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA, USA and Neuroimmunology Unit, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1791-8. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate whether a similar interaction exists between passive smoking and HLA genotype...
  4. pmc Interaction between adolescent obesity and HLA risk genes in the etiology of multiple sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    From the Institute of Environmental Medicine A K H, Neuroimmunology Unit, Department of Clinical Neuroscience I L B, I K, and the Institute of Environmental Medicine L A, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Genetic Epidemiology and Genomics Lab L B, M G, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley Kaiser Permanente Division of Research C S, Oakland, CA Center for Molecular Medicine I K and Neuroimmunology Unit, Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Center for Molecular Medicine T O, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital, Solna and Centre for Occupational and Environmental Medicine L A, Stockholm County Council, Sweden
    Neurology 82:865-72. 2014
    ..We investigated potential interactions between human leukocyte antigen (HLA) genotype and body mass index (BMI) status in relation to the risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  5. pmc Smoking and multiple sclerosis susceptibility
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:867-74. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Nicotine might have a protective effect in the etiology of multiple sclerosis
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 19:1009-13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of snuff use on the risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), taking smoking habits into consideration...
  7. doi request reprint Exposure to anaesthetic agents does not affect multiple sclerosis risk
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Neurol 20:735-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the influence of occupational exposure to anaesthetic agents on the risk for MS. We further aimed to investigate the impact of general anaesthesia and usage of nitrous oxide...
  8. doi request reprint High body mass index before age 20 is associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis in both men and women
    Anna K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 18:1334-6. 2012
    ..Speculatively, the obesity epidemic may explain part of the increasing MS incidence as recorded in some countries. Measures taken against adolescent obesity may thus be a preventive strategy against MS...
  9. doi request reprint Shift work at young age is associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Neurol 70:733-41. 2011
    ..Environmental factors play a prominent role in multiple sclerosis (MS) etiology. The aim of this study was to investigate the potential association between shift work and MS risk, which has previously never been investigated...
  10. doi request reprint Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke is associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis
    A K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mult Scler 17:788-93. 2011
    ..Tobacco smoking has consistently been associated with increased risk for multiple sclerosis. However, data has been inconsistent regarding the influence of passive smoking...
  11. doi request reprint Smoking and two human leukocyte antigen genes interact to increase the risk for multiple sclerosis
    Anna Karin Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Brain 134:653-64. 2011
    ..The findings are consistent with our hypothesis that priming of the immune response in the lungs may subsequently lead to multiple sclerosis in genetically susceptible people...
  12. doi request reprint Tobacco smoking, but not Swedish snuff use, increases the risk of multiple sclerosis
    Anna K Hedström
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neurology 73:696-701. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the influence of tobacco smoking and Swedish snuff use on the risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  13. pmc Obesity during childhood and adolescence increases susceptibility to multiple sclerosis after accounting for established genetic and environmental risk factors
    Milena A Gianfrancesco
    Division of Epidemiology, Genetic Epidemiology and Genomics Laboratory, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, United States
    Obes Res Clin Pract 8:e435-47. 2014
    ..To investigate the association between obesity and multiple sclerosis (MS) while accounting for established genetic and environmental risk factors...