Nicola Orsini

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Alcohol intake and risk of breast cancer defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status--a meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Reiko Suzuki
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 122:1832-41. 2008
  2. doi Validity of self-reported total physical activity questionnaire among older women
    Nicola Orsini
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, Stockholm, 171 77, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:661-7. 2008
  3. ncbi Age and temporal trends of total physical activity among Swedish women
    Nicola Orsini
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:240-5. 2006
  4. doi Vegetables, fruit and risk of non-gallstone-related acute pancreatitis: a population-based prospective cohort study
    Viktor Oskarsson
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 62:1187-92. 2013
  5. doi Total antioxidant capacity from diet and risk of myocardial infarction: a prospective cohort of women
    Susanne Rautiainen
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Med 125:974-80. 2012
  6. doi Fruit and vegetable consumption with risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Otto Stackelberg
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Circulation 128:795-802. 2013
  7. doi Fruit and vegetable consumption and all-cause mortality: a dose-response analysis
    Andrea Bellavia
    Units of Nutritional Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:454-9. 2013
  8. doi Body weight and incidence of breast cancer defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status--a meta-analysis
    Reiko Suzuki
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 124:698-712. 2009
  9. pmc Physical activity and mortality in a prospective cohort of middle-aged and elderly men - a time perspective
    Andrea Bellavia
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:94. 2013
  10. doi Discontinuation of low-dose aspirin therapy after peptic ulcer bleeding increases risk of death and acute cardiovascular events
    Maryam Derogar
    Unit of Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Norra Stationsgatan 67, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:38-42. 2013

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi Alcohol intake and risk of breast cancer defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status--a meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Reiko Suzuki
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 122:1832-41. 2008
    ..The observed positive associations with alcohol for ER+PR+ and ER+PR- tumors cannot be explained by estrogen-dependent pathway only. Further studies need to clarify the biological mechanisms...
  2. doi Validity of self-reported total physical activity questionnaire among older women
    Nicola Orsini
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, Stockholm, 171 77, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:661-7. 2008
    ..36-0.69), respectively. These data indicate that the average past year total physical activity, leisure-time activity and inactivity can be estimated with a reasonable validity using our short self-administered questionnaire...
  3. ncbi Age and temporal trends of total physical activity among Swedish women
    Nicola Orsini
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:240-5. 2006
    ..We studied in a cross-sectional setting the relationship of self-reported total daily PA with age and calendar time...
  4. doi Vegetables, fruit and risk of non-gallstone-related acute pancreatitis: a population-based prospective cohort study
    Viktor Oskarsson
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gut 62:1187-92. 2013
    ..To examine the association of vegetable and fruit consumption with the risk of non-gallstone-related acute pancreatitis...
  5. doi Total antioxidant capacity from diet and risk of myocardial infarction: a prospective cohort of women
    Susanne Rautiainen
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Med 125:974-80. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine how total antioxidant capacity of diet and antioxidant-containing foods were associated with incident myocardial infarction among middle-aged and elderly women...
  6. doi Fruit and vegetable consumption with risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Otto Stackelberg
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Circulation 128:795-802. 2013
    ..Dietary factors affecting the risk of developing abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) are scarcely investigated. The aim of this study was to investigate the associations of fruit and vegetable consumption with the risk to develop AAA...
  7. doi Fruit and vegetable consumption and all-cause mortality: a dose-response analysis
    Andrea Bellavia
    Units of Nutritional Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:454-9. 2013
    ..The association between fruit and vegetable (FV) consumption and overall mortality has seldom been investigated in large cohort studies. Findings from the few available studies are inconsistent...
  8. doi Body weight and incidence of breast cancer defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status--a meta-analysis
    Reiko Suzuki
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 124:698-712. 2009
    ..The relation between body weight and breast cancer risk is critically dependent on the tumor's ER/PR status and the woman's menopausal status. Body weight control is the effective strategy for preventing ER+PR+ tumors after menopause...
  9. pmc Physical activity and mortality in a prospective cohort of middle-aged and elderly men - a time perspective
    Andrea Bellavia
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:94. 2013
    ..Higher physical activity (PA) levels are known to be associated with lower risk of death. Less attention, however, has been paid to directly evaluate the effect of PA on the time by which a certain fraction of the population has died...
  10. doi Discontinuation of low-dose aspirin therapy after peptic ulcer bleeding increases risk of death and acute cardiovascular events
    Maryam Derogar
    Unit of Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Norra Stationsgatan 67, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:38-42. 2013
    ..Little is known about how discontinuation of low-dose aspirin therapy after peptic ulcer bleeding affects patient mortality or acute cardiovascular events...
  11. ncbi Reproducibility of the past year and historical self-administered total physical activity questionnaire among older women
    Nicola Orsini
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:363-8. 2007
    ..31-0.60). These data indicate that the PAQ used in the SMC is a satisfactory and reproducible measure of current and historical physical activity, for total as well as for different types of activities...
  12. doi Vitamin B6 and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 303:1077-83. 2010
    ..Mounting evidence indicates that vitamin B(6), a coenzyme involved in nearly 100 enzymatic reactions, may reduce the risk of colorectal cancer...
  13. doi High dietary glycemic load increases the risk of non-gallstone-related acute pancreatitis: a prospective cohort study
    Viktor Oskarsson
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:676-82. 2014
    ..We examined the association between dietary glycemic load and risk of non-gallstone-related acute pancreatitis...
  14. doi Dietary calcium intake and risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:951-7. 2013
    ..The findings from epidemiologic studies of calcium intake and risk of stroke have been conflicting...
  15. pmc Fish consumption, dietary long-chain n-3 fatty acids, and risk of type 2 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Alice Wallin
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 35:918-29. 2012
    ..The evidence on the association between fish consumption, dietary long-chain n-3 fatty acids, and risk of type 2 diabetes is inconsistent. We therefore performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of the available prospective evidence...
  16. doi Fish consumption and the risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 42:3621-3. 2011
    ..Fish consumption has been postulated to reduce the risk of stroke. We conducted a dose-response meta-analysis to summarize the evidence from prospective studies regarding the association between fish consumption and stroke risk...
  17. doi Dietary magnesium intake and risk of stroke: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:362-6. 2012
    ..Prospective studies of dietary magnesium intake in relation to risk of stroke have yielded inconsistent results...
  18. doi From floated to conventional confidence intervals for the relative risks based on published dose-response data
    Nicola Orsini
    Karolinska Institutet, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Nobelsvag 13, 17155 Stockholm, Sweden
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 98:90-3. 2010
    ..I exemplify the point using published data about alcohol intake and endometrial cancer incidence from the Million Women Study...
  19. ncbi Milk, milk products and lactose intake and ovarian cancer risk: a meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 118:431-41. 2006
    ..13 (95% CI = 1.05-1.22) for cohort studies. In conclusion, prospective cohort studies, but not case-control studies, support the hypothesis that high intakes of dairy foods and lactose may increase the risk of ovarian cancer...
  20. doi Alcohol consumption and mortality: a dose-response analysis in terms of time
    Andrea Bellavia
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Unit of Biostatistics, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 24:291-6. 2014
    ..However, many aspects of this association are still debated. Our aim was to complement available information by conducting a dose-response analysis of the association between alcohol consumption and survival time...
  21. doi Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy and risk of cholecystectomy: a prospective cohort study
    Caroline Nordenvall
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 49:109-13. 2014
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  22. doi Long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and risk of stroke: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:895-901. 2012
    ..80; 95 % CI, 0.65-0.99). This meta-analysis showed no overall association between omega-3 PUFA intake and stroke, but suggests that women might benefit from a higher intake of these PUFAs...
  23. doi Dietary potassium intake and risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 42:2746-50. 2011
    ..Potassium intake has been inconsistently associated with risk of stroke. Our aim was to conduct a meta-analysis of prospective studies to assess the relation between potassium intake and stroke risk...
  24. doi Influence of major postoperative complications on health-related quality of life among long-term survivors of esophageal cancer surgery
    Maryam Derogar
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 30:1615-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of major postoperative complications on health-related quality of life (HRQL) in 5-year survivors of esophageal cancer surgery...
  25. pmc Meta-analysis for linear and nonlinear dose-response relations: examples, an evaluation of approximations, and software
    Nicola Orsini
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 175:66-73. 2012
    ..The authors illustrate the use of 2 publicly available user-friendly programs (Stata and SAS) to implement meta-analysis for dose-response data...
  26. doi Coffee consumption and risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 174:993-1001. 2011
    ..Findings from this meta-analysis indicate that moderate coffee consumption may be weakly inversely associated with risk of stroke...
  27. pmc Coffee drinking and risk of endometrial cancer--a population-based cohort study
    Emilie Friberg
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Intstitutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 125:2413-7. 2009
    ..If confirmed by other prospective studies, these results are of major public health significance...
  28. doi Blood 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and hypertension: a meta-analysis
    Ann Burgaz
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institiute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Hypertens 29:636-45. 2011
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis to quantitatively review and summarize the results on the association between blood 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and hypertension...
  29. ncbi Long-term physical activity and lower urinary tract symptoms in men
    Nicola Orsini
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Urol 176:2546-50; discussion 2550. 2006
    ..We assessed the association between physical activity, and the risk of moderate and severe lower urinary tract symptoms...
  30. doi Dietary calcium and magnesium intake and mortality: a prospective study of men
    Joanna Kaluza
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 171:801-7. 2010
    ..This population-based, prospective study of men with relatively high intakes of dietary calcium and magnesium showed that intake of calcium above that recommended daily may reduce all-cause mortality...
  31. ncbi Maternal smoking in pregnancy and asthma in preschool children: a pooled analysis of eight birth cohorts
    Asa Neuman
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:1037-43. 2012
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  32. ncbi Body mass index and pancreatic cancer risk: A meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:1993-8. 2007
    ..19; p-heterogeneity = 0.12) in women. There was no evidence of publication bias (p = 0.58). Findings from this meta-analysis of prospective studies support a positive association between BMI and risk of pancreatic cancer in men and women...
  33. ncbi Processed meat consumption and stomach cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1078-87. 2006
    ..The relationship between processed meat consumption and the risk of stomach cancer is controversial. We conducted a meta-analysis to summarize available evidence from cohort and case-control studies on this issue...
  34. ncbi Diabetes mellitus and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1679-87. 2005
    ..To resolve these inconsistencies, we conducted a meta-analysis of published data on the association between diabetes and the incidence and mortality of colorectal cancer...
  35. doi Birth weight, abdominal obesity and the risk of lower urinary tract symptoms in a population based study of Swedish men
    Brett A Laven
    Section of Urology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Urol 179:1891-5; discussion 1895-6. 2008
    ..Results of obesity and lower urinary tract symptoms studies are conflicting, and low birth weight and lower urinary tract symptoms relationships have not been investigated...