Martin Neovius

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Results from a randomized controlled trial comparing two low-calorie diet formulae
    Martin Neovius
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital HS, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 1:I-II. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Patients with ulcerative colitis miss more days of work than the general population, even following colectomy
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 144:536-43. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Health care use during 20 years following bariatric surgery
    Martin Neovius
    Institute of Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    JAMA 308:1132-41. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Disability pension, employment and obesity status: a systematic review
    K Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 9:572-81. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacological anti-obesity treatments: a systematic review
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1752-63. 2008
  6. pmc Combined effects of overweight and smoking in late adolescence on subsequent mortality: nationwide cohort study
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 338:b496. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Generalisability of clinical registers used for drug safety and comparative effectiveness research: coverage of the Swedish Biologics Register
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:516-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Adiposity measures as indicators of metabolic risk factors in adolescents
    Martin Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Facts 2:294-301. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Small-area variations in sales of TNF inhibitors in Sweden between 2000 and 2009
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Scand J Rheumatol 40:8-15. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Nationwide prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis and penetration of disease-modifying drugs in Sweden
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit T2, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:624-9. 2011

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Publications66

  1. doi request reprint Results from a randomized controlled trial comparing two low-calorie diet formulae
    Martin Neovius
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital HS, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 1:I-II. 2007
    ..65). Ketonaemia developed similarly in both groups, and did not correlate to weight loss.Conclusion: Allévo(®) and Nutrilett(®) appear to have equivalent efficacy regarding weight, BMI, WC, and %BF loss in short-term interventions. ..
  2. doi request reprint Patients with ulcerative colitis miss more days of work than the general population, even following colectomy
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 144:536-43. 2013
    ..We estimated the burden of sick leave and disability pension in a population-based cohort of patients with UC and the effects of colectomy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health care use during 20 years following bariatric surgery
    Martin Neovius
    Institute of Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    JAMA 308:1132-41. 2012
    ..Bariatric surgery results in sustained weight loss; reduced incidence of diabetes, cardiovascular events, and cancer; and improved survival. The long-term effect on health care use is unknown...
  4. doi request reprint Disability pension, employment and obesity status: a systematic review
    K Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 9:572-81. 2008
    ..Interventions had positive productivity effects in the morbidly obese, but whether this holds for the overweight remains to be proven...
  5. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacological anti-obesity treatments: a systematic review
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1752-63. 2008
    ..To review economic evaluations of weight loss drugs and compare reported incremental cost-effectiveness ratios (ICERs)...
  6. pmc Combined effects of overweight and smoking in late adolescence on subsequent mortality: nationwide cohort study
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 338:b496. 2009
    ..To investigate the combined effects on adult mortality of overweight and smoking in late adolescence...
  7. doi request reprint Generalisability of clinical registers used for drug safety and comparative effectiveness research: coverage of the Swedish Biologics Register
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:516-9. 2011
    ..To determine coverage and generalisability of data in the Swedish Biologics Register ARTIS...
  8. doi request reprint Adiposity measures as indicators of metabolic risk factors in adolescents
    Martin Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Facts 2:294-301. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Small-area variations in sales of TNF inhibitors in Sweden between 2000 and 2009
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Scand J Rheumatol 40:8-15. 2011
    ..To measure small-area variations in sales per capita of tumour necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors...
  10. doi request reprint Nationwide prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis and penetration of disease-modifying drugs in Sweden
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit T2, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:624-9. 2011
    ..To provide Swedish nationwide data on the prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including variations by age, sex, geography, demography and education level, and assess antirheumatic treatment penetration...
  11. doi request reprint How large are the productivity losses in contemporary patients with RA, and how soon in relation to diagnosis do they develop?
    Martin Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit T2, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1010-5. 2011
    ..To estimate the sick leave and disability pension trajectory in patients diagnosed with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) 1999-2007, and in prevalent patients in 2007...
  12. doi request reprint Sick leave and disability pension before and after initiation of antirheumatic therapies in clinical practice
    M Neovius
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1407-14. 2011
    ..To investigate sick leave and disability pension in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in relation to the initiation of biological and non-biological antirheumatic therapies in clinical practice...
  13. ncbi request reprint Weight development in patients treated with risperidone: a 5-year naturalistic study
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital HS, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 115:277-85. 2007
    ..To examine annual weight-development in a sample of 215 psychotic patients treated with risperidone over 5 years...
  14. doi request reprint Place of residence and obesity in 1,578,694 young Swedish men between 1969 and 2005
    Martin Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:671-6. 2008
    ..To compare prevalence of overweight and obesity in young adult men from rural areas with those from urban areas of Sweden over three decades...
  15. doi request reprint Head-to-head studies evaluating efficacy of pharmaco-therapy for obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    M Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 9:420-7. 2008
    ..3-1.4) indicating lower dropout for sibutramine. This information together with an understanding of the clinical properties of each drug should help to guide the prescribing physician in the selection of adequate drug therapy for obesity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessment of change in body fat percentage with DXA and eight-electrode BIA in centrally obese women
    Martin Neovius
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:2199-203. 2007
    ..To compare estimates of change in percent body fat (Delta%BF) between DXA and BIA8 in abdominally obese women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Shift in the composition of obesity in young adult men in Sweden over a third of a century
    M Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:832-6. 2008
    ..To assess whether the composition of the obese category (body mass index (BMI)> or =30) has changed during the last one-third of a century in young adult men...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity in Sweden
    M Neovius
    Obesity Unit, Institution for Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital HS, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 7:1-3. 2006
    ..7% of the population) in the county of Ostergotland, and the prevalence of overweight (IOTF/Cole) was 22% in both boys and girls, of which 4% and 5% were obese respectively...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance underestimates total and truncal fatness in abdominally obese women
    Martin Neovius
    Obesity Unit, M73, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1731-8. 2006
    ..The secondary aim was to examine BMI and waist circumference (WC) as proxy measures for percentage total body fat (%TBF) and truncal body fat percentage (tr%BF)...
  20. doi request reprint Association between obesity status in young adulthood and disability pension
    M Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1319-26. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate risk of future disability pension according to body mass index (BMI) in young adulthood...
  21. pmc Weight loss and dropout during a commercial weight-loss program including a very-low-calorie diet, a low-calorie diet, or restricted normal food: observational cohort study
    Erik Hemmingsson
    Department of Medicine Obesity Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:953-61. 2012
    ..The effectiveness of commercial weight-loss programs consisting of very-low-calorie diets (VLCDs) and low-calorie diets (LCDs) is unclear...
  22. doi request reprint Incidence of rheumatoid arthritis in Sweden: a nationwide population-based assessment of incidence, its determinants, and treatment penetration
    Jonas K Eriksson
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:870-8. 2013
    ....
  23. doi request reprint No apparent progress in bioelectrical impedance accuracy: validation against metabolic risk and DXA
    Erik Hemmingsson
    Department of Medicine Huddinge, Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:183-7. 2009
    ..26). BIA estimates of fatness were, at best, weakly correlated with obesity-related risk factors in abdominally obese women, even the new eight-electrode model. Our data support the continued use of WC and BMI...
  24. doi request reprint Biological vs. conventional combination treatment and work loss in early rheumatoid arthritis: a randomized trial
    Jonas K Eriksson
    Unit of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1407-14. 2013
    ..These drugs have been shown to lead to superior radiological outcomes compared with a combination of conventional disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs over 2 years...
  25. doi request reprint Lifetime productivity losses associated with obesity status in early adulthood: a population-based study of Swedish men
    Kristian Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 10:309-17. 2012
    ..Obesity is a well-known risk factor for sick leave, disability pension and premature death. Obesity is therefore presumably related to increased productivity losses...
  26. doi request reprint 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...
  27. doi request reprint HOMA-IR and QUICKI: decide on a general standard instead of making further comparisons
    Sophia M Rossner
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Division of Pediatrics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 99:1735-40. 2010
    ....
  28. pmc Longer term effects of very low energy diet on obstructive sleep apnoea in cohort derived from randomised controlled trial: prospective observational follow-up study
    Kari Johansson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 342:d3017. 2011
    ..To determine whether initial improvements in obstructive sleep apnoea after a very low energy diet were maintained after one year in patients with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea...
  29. pmc Effects of anti-obesity drugs, diet, and exercise on weight-loss maintenance after a very-low-calorie diet or low-calorie diet: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Kari Johansson
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit KJ and MN and the Obesity Center EH, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:14-23. 2014
    ..Weight-loss maintenance remains a major challenge in obesity treatment...
  30. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity and abdominal obesity in Swedish primary care and occupational health clinics
    Jan Pettersson
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Facts 1:251-7. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence of obesity and abdominal obesity in the Swedish primary and occupational health care setting...
  31. doi request reprint Relationships between prenatal smoking cessation, gestational weight gain and maternal lifestyle characteristics
    Amanda R A Adegboye
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Women Birth 23:29-35. 2010
    ..To describe maternal characteristics and lifestyle factors associated with prenatal smoking habits and to appraise the effect of quitting smoking in early gestation on maternal weight gain during pregnancy...
  32. doi request reprint Mortality rates in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with tumor necrosis factor inhibitors: drug-specific comparisons in the Swedish Biologics Register
    Julia F Simard
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 64:3502-10. 2012
    ..To determine whether the differences in the modes of action and safety profiles of individual tumor necrosis factor inhibitors (TNFi) translate into differential mortality risks, as investigated in etanercept, infliximab, and adalimumab...
  33. doi request reprint Is there a sex bias in prescribing anti-tumour necrosis factor medications to patients with rheumatoid arthritis? A nation-wide cross-sectional study
    Elizabeth V Arkema
    Karolinska Institutet, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Stockholm 17176, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:1203-6. 2012
    ..To determine whether men and women with rheumatoid arthritis are prescribed anti-tumour necrosis factor (anti-TNF) treatment at different levels of disease activity...
  34. doi request reprint Alternative methods of insulin sensitivity assessment in obese children and adolescents
    Sophia M Rossner
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 31:802-4. 2008
    ..To validate fasting indexes against minimal model analysis (MMOD) of the frequently sampled intravenous glucose tolerance test (FSIVGTT) in an obese pediatric population...
  35. doi request reprint Clinical findings in oral health during progression of chronic kidney disease to end-stage renal disease in a Swedish population
    Royne Thorman
    Department of Dental Medicine, Public Dental Service and Renal Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 43:154-9. 2009
    ..This study investigated how oral health is related to uraemia in a group of uraemic patients in Stockholm, Sweden...
  36. doi request reprint Does cancer that occurs during or after anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy have a worse prognosis? A national assessment of overall and site-specific cancer survival in rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with biologic agents
    Pauline Raaschou
    Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 63:1812-22. 2011
    ..While data on the incidence of cancer following anti-TNF therapy have been published, the purpose of this study was to examine the clinical presentation and outcome of cancers that develop during or after anti-TNF therapy...
  37. pmc Effect of a very low energy diet on moderate and severe obstructive sleep apnoea in obese men: a randomised controlled trial
    Kari Johansson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 339:b4609. 2009
    ..Participants 63 obese men (body mass index 30-40, age 30-65 years) with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea (apnoea-hypopnoea index (AHI) >or=15), treated with continuous positive airway pressure...
  38. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes after bariatric surgery: nationwide population based matched cohort study
    Nathalie Roos
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 347:f6460. 2013
    ..To compare perinatal outcomes in births of women with versus without a history of bariatric surgery...
  39. ncbi request reprint Does excess pregnancy weight gain constitute a major risk for increasing long-term BMI?
    Amanda R Amorim
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1278-86. 2007
    ..The objective was to assess the relevance of the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine (IOM), regarding gestational weight gain (GWG) for long-term BMI development...
  40. doi request reprint Ten years with biologics: to whom do data on effectiveness and safety apply?
    Julia F Simard
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, T2, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:204-13. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the extent to which contemporary patients who start or switch biologic therapies are comparable with those patients who gave rise to the currently available data on effectiveness and safety...
  41. doi request reprint Forecast of future premature mortality as a result of trends in obesity and smoking: nationwide cohort simulation study
    Kristian Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:703-9. 2010
    ..This study shows that despite large increases in overweight and obesity, a continued decline in premature deaths among Swedish males is expected due to reduced smoking during the last four decades...
  42. doi request reprint Increased physical activity in abdominally obese women through support for changed commuting habits: a randomized clinical trial
    E Hemmingsson
    Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:645-52. 2009
    ..There is, however, little evidence on the effectiveness of interventions that promote physical activity long-term, such as cycling and walking to and from work...
  43. doi request reprint Discontinuation due to adverse events in randomized trials of orlistat, sibutramine and rimonabant: a meta-analysis
    K Johansson
    Department of Medicine, Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 10:564-75. 2009
    ..Given the large number of patients eligible for treatment, the low NNH for rimonabant is a concern...
  44. doi request reprint Patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with tumour necrosis factor antagonists increase their participation in the workforce: potential for significant long-term indirect cost gains (data from a population-based registry)
    J Augustsson
    Department of Medicine, Rheumatology Unit, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm SE 171 76, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:126-31. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of tumour necrosis factor (TNF) antagonist treatment on workforce participation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  45. doi request reprint The combined effects of overweight and smoking in late adolescence on subsequent disability pension: a nationwide cohort study
    K Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:75-82. 2010
    ..Smoking and obesity are two of the most important risk factors for chronic disease today. Their combined effect on the risk of disability pension is not known...
  46. doi request reprint Obesity status and sick leave: a systematic review
    K Neovius
    Social Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 10:17-27. 2009
    ..In conclusion, increasing obesity in children and adults is likely to negatively affect future productivity as obesity increases the risk of sick leave, disability pension and death...
  47. doi request reprint An Internet-based weight loss programme -- a feasibility study with preliminary results from 4209 completers
    J Jonasson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 37:75-82. 2009
    ..1. To identify characteristics of individuals seeking help for their weight problem via an internet-based programme. 2. To identify indicators of long term success in such a programme...
  48. doi request reprint Obesity status and risk of disability pension due to psychiatric disorders
    M Kark
    Child and Adolescent Public Health Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:726-32. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate associations between underweight, overweight and obesity in young adult men and risk of disability pension (DP) due to psychiatric disorders...
  49. doi request reprint Long-term changes in blood pressure following orlistat and sibutramine treatment: a meta-analysis
    K Johansson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 11:777-91. 2010
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Maternal predictors of birthweight: The importance of weight gain during pregnancy
    Kari Johansson
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital HS, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 1:223-90. 2007
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Initial effects of a reimbursement restriction to improve the cost-effectiveness of antihypertensive treatment
    Björn Wettermark
    Karolinska Institutet, Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Health Policy 94:221-9. 2010
    ..This resulted in reimbursement restrictions for 26 substances, e.g. all angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs)...
  52. doi request reprint Prevalence and early detection of oral fungal infection: a cross-sectional controlled study in a group of Swedish end-stage renal disease patients
    Royne Thorman
    Department of Dental Medicine, Public Dental Service, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 43:325-30. 2009
    ..It also describes how oral fungal growth correlates with oral lesions associated with fungal infection...
  53. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of BMI-based classification of adolescent overweight and obesity: choice of percentage body fat cutoffs exerts a large influence. The COMPASS study
    M Neovius
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1201-7. 2008
    ..To determine the impact of commonly used body fat percentage (%BF) references when evaluating the sensitivity, specificity and misclassifications of body mass index (BMI) for obesity screening in adolescence...
  54. ncbi request reprint BMI, waist-circumference and waist-hip-ratio as diagnostic tests for fatness in adolescents
    M Neovius
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:163-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of body mass index (BMI, kg/m(2)), waist-circumference (WC) and waist-hip-ratio (WHR) as diagnostic tests for detecting fatness in adolescents...
  55. doi request reprint Extraction of electronic health record data in a hospital setting: comparison of automatic and semi-automatic methods using anti-TNF therapy as model
    Thomas Cars
    Public Healthcare Services Committee Administration, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 112:392-400. 2013
    ..This methodological study showed the potential to extract drug therapy data in a hospital setting. The semi-automatic procedure produced an almost complete pattern of demographics, diagnoses and dosages for the treatment with infliximab...
  56. doi request reprint Risk of venous thromboembolism in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and association with disease duration and hospitalization
    Marie E Holmqvist
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, T2 01, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 308:1350-6. 2012
    ....
  57. doi request reprint Antibodies against deamidated gliadin peptides and tissue transglutaminase for diagnosis of pediatric celiac disease
    Ola Olén
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:695-700. 2012
    ....
  58. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of palivizumab as respiratory syncytial virus prophylaxis in preterm infants in Sweden
    Kristian Neovius
    Snowbox Research AB, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:1306-14. 2011
    ..To investigate the cost-effectiveness of palivizumab vs. no prophylaxis for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection in preterm infants in Sweden...
  59. ncbi request reprint Identification of women at risk of adverse weight development following pregnancy
    Y Linné
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1234-9. 2006
    ..It has been known for long time that pregnancy associated with weight problems women but few important factors have been identified, except for weight gain during pregnancy itself...
  60. ncbi request reprint Discrepancies between classification systems of childhood obesity
    M Neovius
    Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 5:105-14. 2004
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Long-term weight loss and weight-loss maintenance strategies
    S Rossner
    Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet HS, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obes Rev 9:624-30. 2008
    ..This is a standard treatment modality for diabetes but less common in obesity treatment...
  62. ncbi request reprint Associations between physical activity and fat mass in adolescents: the Stockholm Weight Development Study
    Ulf Ekelund
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:355-60. 2005
    ..Obesity is multifactorial. However, the accumulation of fat mass (FM) is proposed to be due to a positive energy balance, which may be caused by reduced physical activity (PA)...
  63. ncbi request reprint Upward weight percentile crossing in infancy and early childhood independently predicts fat mass in young adults: the Stockholm Weight Development Study (SWEDES)
    Ulf Ekelund
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:324-30. 2006
    ..Rapid early postnatal weight gain predicts increased subsequent obesity and related disease risks. However, the exact timing of adverse rapid postnatal weight gain is unclear...
  64. ncbi request reprint Early and rapid bone mineral density loss of the proximal femur in men
    Peter Nordström
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Sports Medicine Unit, Umea University, 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1902-8. 2007
    ..The changes in bone mineral density (BMD; grams per square centimeter), a well-known predictor of future fracture risk, are not well investigated in young men...
  65. doi request reprint Does obesity modify the effect of blood pressure on the risk of cardiovascular disease? A population-based cohort study of more than one million Swedish men
    Karri Silventoinen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Circulation 118:1637-42. 2008
    ..Given the inconsistency of this result, we tested it using a large population-based cohort data set...