Malin Kark

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Overweight among international adoptees in Sweden: a population-based study
    M Johansson-Kark
    Division of Epidemiology, Norrbacka Building, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 91:827-32. 2002
  2. ncbi Growing social inequalities in the occurrence of overweight and obesity among young men in Sweden
    Malin Kark
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Center of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 33:472-7. 2005
  3. ncbi Trends in self-reported BMI and prevalence of obesity 2002-10 in Stockholm County, Sweden
    Kristian Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 23:312-5. 2013
  4. ncbi The Swedish Young Male Twins Study: a resource for longitudinal research on risk factors for obesity and cardiovascular diseases
    Finn Rasmussen
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Norrbacka, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:883-9. 2006
  5. doi Associations between birthweight and weight change during infancy and later childhood, and systolic blood pressure at age 15 years: the COMPASS study
    Malin Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:245-53. 2009
  6. doi Association between obesity status and sick-leave in Swedish men: nationwide cohort study
    Kristian Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 22:112-6. 2012
  7. ncbi Importance of smoking habits for longitudinal and age-matched changes in body mass index: a cohort study of Swedish men and women
    Finn Rasmussen
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Prev Med 37:1-9. 2003
  8. pmc Weight status at age 18 influences marriage prospects. A population-based study of Swedish men
    Malin Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm 171 76, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:833. 2012
  9. ncbi Obesity in young adulthood and later disability pension: a population-based cohort study of 366,929 Swedish men
    Nina Karnehed
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:48-54. 2007
  10. ncbi Blood pressure in young adulthood and later disability pension. A population-based study on 867 672 men from Sweden
    Malin Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Blood Press 16:362-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Overweight among international adoptees in Sweden: a population-based study
    M Johansson-Kark
    Division of Epidemiology, Norrbacka Building, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 91:827-32. 2002
    ..Among 817 adoptees from the Far East 12.0% (9.8-14.2) were overweight and the prevalence of overweight was 10.9% (7.9-13.9) among 404 from South Korea. The corresponding figure was 14.1% (14.0-14.2) among the non-adopted individuals...
  2. ncbi Growing social inequalities in the occurrence of overweight and obesity among young men in Sweden
    Malin Kark
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Center of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 33:472-7. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi Trends in self-reported BMI and prevalence of obesity 2002-10 in Stockholm County, Sweden
    Kristian Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 23:312-5. 2013
    ..Trends in obesity have been reported to level off in several Western countries. The aim of this study was to investigate trends in body mass index (BMI) and prevalence of obesity between 2002 and 2010 in Stockholm County, Sweden...
  4. ncbi The Swedish Young Male Twins Study: a resource for longitudinal research on risk factors for obesity and cardiovascular diseases
    Finn Rasmussen
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Norrbacka, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:883-9. 2006
    ....
  5. doi Associations between birthweight and weight change during infancy and later childhood, and systolic blood pressure at age 15 years: the COMPASS study
    Malin Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:245-53. 2009
    ..Degree of weight change in infancy was equally important for SBP in both boys and girls, while growth during puberty showed a stronger association with SBP among boys than among girls...
  6. doi Association between obesity status and sick-leave in Swedish men: nationwide cohort study
    Kristian Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 22:112-6. 2012
    ..Sick-leave is an important source of productivity losses to society. The objective of this study was to investigate the association between body mass index (BMI) status in young adulthood and future sick-leave...
  7. ncbi Importance of smoking habits for longitudinal and age-matched changes in body mass index: a cohort study of Swedish men and women
    Finn Rasmussen
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Prev Med 37:1-9. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to disentangle the effects of long-term smoking on longitudinal changes and age-matched BMI differences (time period effects) in a nation-wide Swedish cohort...
  8. pmc Weight status at age 18 influences marriage prospects. A population-based study of Swedish men
    Malin Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm 171 76, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:833. 2012
    ..Significant associations between obesity and marital status among men in a longitudinal setting are novel findings...
  9. ncbi Obesity in young adulthood and later disability pension: a population-based cohort study of 366,929 Swedish men
    Nina Karnehed
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:48-54. 2007
    ..The aim of this nationwide and population-based cohort study was to investigate to what extent body mass index (BMI) in young adulthood predicts later disability pension...
  10. ncbi Blood pressure in young adulthood and later disability pension. A population-based study on 867 672 men from Sweden
    Malin Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Blood Press 16:362-6. 2007
    ..09, 95% CI 1.05-1.13) compared with men with normal systolic blood pressure. This study showed that hypertension in young adulthood increased the risk of disability pension in later life...