Anna C Svensson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Familial aggregation of schizophrenia: the moderating effect of age at onset, parental immigration, paternal age and season of birth
    Anna C Svensson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 40:43-50. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Fertility of first-degree relatives of patients with schizophrenia: a three generation perspective
    Anna C Svensson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, PO Box 281, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Schizophr Res 91:238-45. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Maternal effects for preterm birth: a genetic epidemiologic study of 630,000 families
    Anna C Svensson
    Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Fifth Floor, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1365-72. 2009
  4. pmc Implications of advancing paternal age: does it affect offspring school performance?
    Anna C Svensson
    Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e24771. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Familial aggregation of small-for-gestational-age births: the importance of fetal genetic effects
    Anna C Svensson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:475-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint The Janus face of statistical adjustment: confounders versus colliders
    Imre Janszky
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, 6th Floor, 17176, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:361-3. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Familial aggregation of schizophrenia: the moderating effect of age at onset, parental immigration, paternal age and season of birth
    Anna C Svensson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 40:43-50. 2012
    ..An abundance of evidence has firmly established the familial aggregation of schizophrenia. The aim of this study was to examine how age at onset, parental characteristics and season of birth modify the familiality in schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fertility of first-degree relatives of patients with schizophrenia: a three generation perspective
    Anna C Svensson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, PO Box 281, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Schizophr Res 91:238-45. 2007
    ..94, 95% CI 0.84-1.05). In conclusion, we found reduced fertility in patients with schizophrenia and among their offspring that was not compensated by higher parental or sibling fertility...
  3. doi request reprint Maternal effects for preterm birth: a genetic epidemiologic study of 630,000 families
    Anna C Svensson
    Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Fifth Floor, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1365-72. 2009
    ..The increased odds ratio between offspring of sisters was independent of maternal risk factors for preterm birth, suggesting that the relative importance of maternal effects is not explained by these well-known risk factors...
  4. pmc Implications of advancing paternal age: does it affect offspring school performance?
    Anna C Svensson
    Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e24771. 2011
    ..Adverse effects of delayed paternity on offspring cognitive function, if any, may be counterbalanced by other potential advantages for children born to older fathers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Familial aggregation of small-for-gestational-age births: the importance of fetal genetic effects
    Anna C Svensson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:475-9. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to disentangle the maternal genetic, fetal genetic, and environmental effects for the risk of having small-for-gestational-age (SGA) offspring...
  6. doi request reprint The Janus face of statistical adjustment: confounders versus colliders
    Imre Janszky
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, 6th Floor, 17176, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:361-3. 2010
    ..By using numerically identical examples, we show that adjustment for a common consequence of the exposure and the outcome can lead to as much bias as absence of necessary adjustment for a confounder...