C Magnusson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc The age- and sex-specific occurrence of bothersome neck pain in the general population--results from the Stockholm public health cohort
    Eva Skillgate
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, Stockholm, SE 17177, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:185. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Migration and autism spectrum disorder: population-based study
    Cecilia Magnusson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 201:109-15. 2012
  3. pmc Menopausal hormone therapy and other breast cancer risk factors in relation to the risk of different histological subtypes of breast cancer: a case-control study
    Lena U Rosenberg
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R11. 2006
  4. pmc Weight gain and incident obesity among male snus users
    Jenny Hansson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:371. 2011
  5. pmc Socio-demographic, lifestyle and health characteristics among snus users and dual tobacco users in Stockholm County, Sweden
    Karin Engström
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Public Health Epidemiology, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:619. 2010
  6. pmc Estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphism and endometrial cancer risk--a case-control study
    Sara Wedren
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 8:322. 2008
  7. pmc Cigarette smoking and breast cancer risk: a population-based study in Sweden
    C Magnusson
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm 171 76, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 97:1287-90. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Low-potency oestrogen and risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study
    E Weiderpass
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 353:1824-8. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of endometrial cancer following estrogen replacement with and without progestins
    E Weiderpass
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:1131-7. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Breast-cancer risk following long-term oestrogen- and oestrogen-progestin-replacement therapy
    C Magnusson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 81:339-44. 1999

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc The age- and sex-specific occurrence of bothersome neck pain in the general population--results from the Stockholm public health cohort
    Eva Skillgate
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, Stockholm, SE 17177, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:185. 2012
    ..Therefore our objective was to report on the prevalence and incidence of, as well as the rate of recovery from, bothersome neck pain in men and women of different ages in the general population...
  2. doi request reprint Migration and autism spectrum disorder: population-based study
    Cecilia Magnusson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 201:109-15. 2012
    ..Migration has been implicated as a risk factor for autism, but evidence is limited and inconsistent...
  3. pmc Menopausal hormone therapy and other breast cancer risk factors in relation to the risk of different histological subtypes of breast cancer: a case-control study
    Lena U Rosenberg
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R11. 2006
    ..There are also indications of differences in aetiology. We therefore evaluated the risk of the three most common histological subtypes in relation to menopausal hormone therapy and other breast cancer risk factors...
  4. pmc Weight gain and incident obesity among male snus users
    Jenny Hansson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:371. 2011
    ..The effect of snus use on weight is unknown. This study has therefore investigated the relationship between the use of snus, weight gain (≥5%) and the incidence of obesity (body mass index ≥30 kg/m(2))...
  5. pmc Socio-demographic, lifestyle and health characteristics among snus users and dual tobacco users in Stockholm County, Sweden
    Karin Engström
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Public Health Epidemiology, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:619. 2010
    ..Socio-demographic and lifestyle characteristics of snus users have not been systematically described. Such knowledge is pivotal for tobacco control efforts and for the assessment of health effects of snus use...
  6. pmc Estrogen receptor alpha gene polymorphism and endometrial cancer risk--a case-control study
    Sara Wedren
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 8:322. 2008
    ..One of the most important mediators of estrogenic action is the estrogen receptor alpha. We have investigated whether polymorphic variation in the estrogen receptor alpha gene (ESR1) is associated with endometrial cancer risk...
  7. pmc Cigarette smoking and breast cancer risk: a population-based study in Sweden
    C Magnusson
    Division of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm 171 76, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 97:1287-90. 2007
    ..In a Swedish population-based case-control study, smoking showed no convincing association with risk of postmenopausal breast cancer - regardless of timing or level of smoking exposure - either overall or among subgroups...
  8. ncbi request reprint Low-potency oestrogen and risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study
    E Weiderpass
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 353:1824-8. 1999
    ..Although low-potency oestrogen formulations are assumed to have few, if any, adverse effects on the endometrium, risk of endometrial neoplasia has not been quantified...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of endometrial cancer following estrogen replacement with and without progestins
    E Weiderpass
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:1131-7. 1999
    ..In this study, we examined the endometrial cancer risk associated with combined estrogen-progestin regimens currently in use, since the safety profiles of these regimens have not been clearly defined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Breast-cancer risk following long-term oestrogen- and oestrogen-progestin-replacement therapy
    C Magnusson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 81:339-44. 1999
    ..Long-term use of replacement oestrogens with or without progestins may substantially increase the incidence of post-menopausal breast cancer, particularly among non-obese women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Body size in different periods of life and breast cancer risk in post-menopausal women
    C Magnusson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 76:29-34. 1998
    ..Our findings have important implications, suggesting weight preservation as a means for prevention of post-menopausal breast cancer as well as a causal role of childhood body build in breast cancer etiology...
  12. ncbi request reprint Body size in different periods of life, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and risk of postmenopausal endometrial cancer (Sweden)
    E Weiderpass
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 11:185-92. 2000
    ..To measure the association between endometrial cancer risk and obesity at age 18 and recently, adult weight gain, diabetes mellitus and hypertension...
  13. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk and lifetime leisure-time and occupational physical activity (Sweden)
    T Moradi
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 11:523-31. 2000
    ..To clarify whether type and timing of physical activity affect postmenopausal breast cancer risk...
  14. doi request reprint Hearing and speech impairment at age 4 and risk of later non-affective psychosis
    A Fors
    Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychol Med 43:2067-76. 2013
    ..We investigated the relationship between hearing impairment (measured with audiometry) and speech impairment (broadly defined) at age 4 years and adult risk of non-affective psychosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of snus and risk for cardiovascular disease: results from the Swedish Twin Registry
    J Hansson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 265:717-24. 2009
    ..To study the association between snus use and the risk for cardiovascular disease, i.e. ischemic heart disease and stroke...
  16. ncbi request reprint School performance and the risk of suicide attempts in young adults: a longitudinal population-based study
    K Kosidou
    Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychol Med 44:1235-43. 2014
    ..We examined this relationship and the extent to which it is explained by (i) adult health behaviours and (ii) social conditions. Furthermore, we examined the potential modifying role of previous suicidal thoughts in the relationship...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Hormone therapy in climacteric. Different effects of estrogen and gestagen on the risk of breast and endometrial cancer]
    C Magnusson
    Institutionen for medicinsk epidemiologi, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 98:418-21. 2001
    ..A large epidemiological study in Sweden, in which combined estrogen-progestin treatment was predominantly used, is reported...
  18. doi request reprint Recent time trends in levels of self-reported anxiety, mental health service use and suicidal behaviour in Stockholm
    K Kosidou
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinksa Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:47-55. 2010
    ..To investigate recent time trends in several indicators of mental ill-health and the patterning of these indicators between genders and younger vs. older individuals in Stockholm County...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adolescent girls' sexual attitudes and opposite-sex relations in 1970 and in 1996
    C Magnusson
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adolesc Health 28:242-52. 2001
    ..In 1996, the same instrument (Adjustment Screening Test) was administered to all eighth-grade girls (15-year-olds), 567 girls, in the same community. These girls make up the second cohort...
  20. pmc Breast cancer prognosis in relation to family history of breast and ovarian cancer
    L Thalib
    Department of Community Medicine and Behavioural Science Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Box 24923, Safat 13110, Kuwait
    Br J Cancer 90:1378-81. 2004
    ..71-1.05); this appeared unrelated to age at diagnosis either in the index case or in relative(s) with breast and/or ovarian cancer. Our study shows that prognostic outlook is not worse among breast cancer patients with family history...
  21. pmc Alcohol, tobacco and breast cancer--collaborative reanalysis of individual data from 53 epidemiological studies, including 58,515 women with breast cancer and 95,067 women without the disease
    N Hamajima
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, Gibson Building, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Br J Cancer 87:1234-45. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Four outbreaks of norovirus gastroenteritis after consuming raspberries, Sweden, June-August 2006
    M Hjertqvist
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Stockholm, Sweden
    Euro Surveill 11:E060907.1. 2006