P E Wandell

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Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of tactile massage on metabolic biomarkers in patients with type 2 diabetes
    P E Wandell
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Alfred Nobels alle 12, S 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden Electronic address
    Diabetes Metab 39:411-7. 2013
  2. pmc Hypertriglyceridemic waist may explain ethnic differences in hypertension among patients with type 2 diabetes in Sweden
    Marina Taloyan
    Karolinska Institutet, Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Alfred Nobels alle 12, Huddinge, SE 141 83, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 5:474. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Time trends and gender differences in incidence and prevalence of type 1 diabetes in Sweden
    Per E Wändell
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Curr Diabetes Rev 9:342-9. 2013
  4. pmc Increased heart rate variability but no effect on blood pressure from 8 weeks of hatha yoga - a pilot study
    Marian E Papp
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, SE 14183, Huddinge, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 6:59. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Effect of cardiovascular drug classes on all-cause mortality among atrial fibrillation patients treated in primary care in Sweden: a cohort study
    Per Wändell
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 69:279-87. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Measuring possible effect on health-related quality of life by tactile massage or relaxation in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Per E Wändell
    the Center for Family and Community Medicine, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Complement Ther Med 20:8-15. 2012
  7. pmc Prevalence of lipid abnormalities before and after introduction of lipid modifying therapy among Swedish patients with dyslipidemia (PRIMULA)
    Billie Pettersson
    Center for Medical Technology Assessment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:737. 2010
  8. pmc Are there differences in all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality between immigrants in Sweden and in their country of birth? A follow-up study of total populations
    Malin Gadd
    CeFAM Center for Family and Community Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 6:102. 2006
  9. pmc Repeatability and validity of a standardised maximal step-up test for leg function--a diagnostic accuracy study
    Lillemor A Nyberg
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:191. 2011
  10. pmc Exploring integrative medicine for back and neck pain - a pragmatic randomised clinical pilot trial
    Tobias Sundberg
    Unit for Studies of Integrative Health Care Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Nursing, Huddinge, Sweden
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:33. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of tactile massage on metabolic biomarkers in patients with type 2 diabetes
    P E Wandell
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Alfred Nobels alle 12, S 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden Electronic address
    Diabetes Metab 39:411-7. 2013
    ..However, a significant reduction in waist circumference (WC) was found between the groups...
  2. pmc Hypertriglyceridemic waist may explain ethnic differences in hypertension among patients with type 2 diabetes in Sweden
    Marina Taloyan
    Karolinska Institutet, Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Alfred Nobels alle 12, Huddinge, SE 141 83, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 5:474. 2012
    ..The study population consisted of 354 primary health care patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes (173 Assyrians/Syrians and 181 Swedes) residing in Södertälje, Sweden. Unconditional logistic regression was used to analyze the data...
  3. ncbi request reprint Time trends and gender differences in incidence and prevalence of type 1 diabetes in Sweden
    Per E Wändell
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Curr Diabetes Rev 9:342-9. 2013
    ..The male preponderance in type 1 diabetes from age 15 up to 40-50 could be due to hormonal influence, with higher peripheral insulin resistance among men in young adults and younger middle age...
  4. pmc Increased heart rate variability but no effect on blood pressure from 8 weeks of hatha yoga - a pilot study
    Marian E Papp
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, SE 14183, Huddinge, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 6:59. 2013
    ..Yet knowledge about the physiological effects of inversion postures is limited. This study aimed to investigate the effects of inversion postures (head below the heart) on blood pressure (BP) and heart rate variability (HRV)...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of cardiovascular drug classes on all-cause mortality among atrial fibrillation patients treated in primary care in Sweden: a cohort study
    Per Wändell
    Centre for Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 69:279-87. 2013
    ..Risk factors for stroke are well known in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients, while less is known on the effect of these factors on total mortality...
  6. doi request reprint Measuring possible effect on health-related quality of life by tactile massage or relaxation in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Per E Wändell
    the Center for Family and Community Medicine, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Complement Ther Med 20:8-15. 2012
    ..The aim was to study the effect of tactile massage versus relaxation exercises on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in patients with type 2 diabetes, at primary-health-care centres in Stockholm county...
  7. pmc Prevalence of lipid abnormalities before and after introduction of lipid modifying therapy among Swedish patients with dyslipidemia (PRIMULA)
    Billie Pettersson
    Center for Medical Technology Assessment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:737. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to estimate the prevalence of dyslipidemia and attainment of goal/normal lipid levels in patients treated with lipid modifying therapy (LMT)...
  8. pmc Are there differences in all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality between immigrants in Sweden and in their country of birth? A follow-up study of total populations
    Malin Gadd
    CeFAM Center for Family and Community Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 6:102. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to analyse whether all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality differ between immigrants in Sweden and in the country of birth...
  9. pmc Repeatability and validity of a standardised maximal step-up test for leg function--a diagnostic accuracy study
    Lillemor A Nyberg
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:191. 2011
    ..There is a need for robust and valid functional tests in clinical practice. Therefore, the repeatability and validity of a newly developed maximal step up test (MST) was assessed...
  10. pmc Exploring integrative medicine for back and neck pain - a pragmatic randomised clinical pilot trial
    Tobias Sundberg
    Unit for Studies of Integrative Health Care Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Nursing, Huddinge, Sweden
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:33. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of diabetes among immigrants from non-European countries in 60-year-old men and women in Sweden
    P E Wandell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 12, allé Alfred Nobels, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab 33:30-6. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of risk factors for diabetes in subjects of foreign origin compared to Swedish-born...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of diabetes among immigrants in the Nordic countries
    Per E Wändell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institute, S 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Curr Diabetes Rev 6:126-33. 2010
    ..g. low participation rate in population based clinical studies, and probable underestimation of known diabetes by self-report. A genetic sensitivity seems likely in the Middle East and South Asian groups, combined with lifestyle factors...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of blood lipid disturbances in Swedish and foreign-born 60-year-old men and women in Stockholm, Sweden
    P E Wandell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, SE 14183 Huddinge, Sweden
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:173-81. 2011
    ..There is a lack of data of pattern of blood lipids among these. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of dyslipidaemia in men and women of foreign-born origin compared to Swedish-born...
  14. ncbi request reprint The association between blood glucose value and long-term mortality
    P E Wandell
    Center of Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, S 141 83 Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab 31:588-94. 2005
    ..06). The excess risk persisted when adjusting for care need, hypertension, BMI, and also for smoking. The cause of the increased mortality risk with low FBG values is unclear, but low FBG value seems to be a risk marker of poor health...
  15. ncbi request reprint [With Care Choice in our time]
    Per Wändell
    Centrum för allmänmedicin, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 105:2000. 2008
  16. doi request reprint High prevalence of diabetes among immigrants from non-European countries in Sweden
    Per E Wändell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Prim Care Diabetes 1:13-6. 2007
    ..06-6.58), European immigrants 1.96% (95% CI 1.53-2.39), and Swedish-born subjects 1.80% (95% CI 1.63-1.97). In conclusion, non-European immigrants showed a three-fold higher prevalence of diabetes compared to Swedish-born subjects...
  17. doi request reprint Estimation of diabetes prevalence among immigrants from the Middle East in Sweden by using three different data sources
    P E Wandell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab 34:328-33. 2008
    ..To estimate diabetes prevalence in immigrants from the Middle East in Sweden compared with Swedish-born subjects. This group accounts for around 15% of Sweden's non-European immigrants...
  18. doi request reprint Association between metabolic effects and tobacco use in 60-year-old Swedish men
    Per Eric Wändell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:431-4. 2008
    ..No significant association was found between risk of diabetes and any use of tobacco, even if an association between snuff and risk of diabetes could not be excluded...
  19. ncbi request reprint High intake of alcohol is associated with newly diagnosed diabetes in 60 years old men and women
    P E Wandell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 17:598-608. 2007
    ..This study aimed at evaluating the effect of alcohol intake on newly diagnosed diabetes among subjects aged 60 years in relation to anthropometric measurements, life-style and socio-economic factors...
  20. ncbi request reprint The association between low fasting blood glucose value and mortality
    Per E Wändell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Alfred Nobels alle 12, Huddinge, Sweden
    Curr Diabetes Rev 3:274-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesize, that low FBG could be a marker of low fat-free mass and low nutrition intake. This topic needs further studies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Coping strategies in men and women with type 2 diabetes in Swedish primary care
    C Gåfvels
    Center of Family and Community Medicine, Alfred Nobels alle 12, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 71:280-9. 2006
    ..Other significant factors detected in the multivariate analyses were psychiatric disorder, cohabitation and daily smoking. Thus, coping strategies and gender are important factors that should be addressed more in diabetes health care...
  22. ncbi request reprint Anticoagulant treatment of patients in Swedish primary health care. Safety aspects
    P E Wandell
    Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Novum, S 141 57 Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 57:61-4. 2001
    ..Assessing the quality of anticoagulant (AC) treatment in primary health care with regard to safety...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in relation to comorbidity among diabetic patients followed for three years in Swedish primary health care
    P E Wandell
    Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet NOVUM, Huddinge, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab 25:424-8. 1999
    ..However, as the sample was small and not randomly selected, the results should be interpreted with caution and need confirmation in further studies...
  24. doi request reprint The association between BMI value and long-term mortality
    P E Wandell
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, Stockholm, Huddinge, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:577-82. 2009
    ..To study total mortality in different categories of BMI values, with adjustments for important covariates in a population-based 26-year mortality follow-up. Special interest will be given to gender differences and low BMI values...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus in Turkish immigrants in Sweden
    P E Wandell
    Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab 29:435-9. 2003
    ..We conclude, that age-adjusted presence of known diabetes was higher among Turkish-born women than among Swedish women, but was explained by lower employment rate, lower educational status and a higher level of overweight and obesity...
  26. doi request reprint Poor self-rated health is not associated with a high total allostatic load in type 2 diabetic patients--but high blood pressure is
    A C Carlsson
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, S 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab 37:446-51. 2011
    ..Allostatic load has been linked to self-rated health (SRH), cardiovascular disease and mortality in non-diabetic individuals. The aim of this study was to construct an allostatic load score and to find any correlations with SRH...
  27. ncbi request reprint The quality of life of elderly diabetic patients
    P E Wandell
    Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Diabetes Complications 14:25-30. 2000
    ..0%). In our study, elderly diabetic subjects had a poorer HRQoL than the general population, especially regarding physical health. Poor metabolic control was associated with reduced cognitive function...
  28. ncbi request reprint A survey of subjects with present or previous atrial fibrillation in a Swedish community
    P E Wandell
    The Husläkarna i Osteråker Health Centre, Akersberga, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 19:20-4. 2001
    ..A study of subjects with known atrial fibrillation (AF) in a Swedish community...
  29. doi request reprint Psychosocial problems among newly diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis patients
    C Gåfvels
    Department of Social Work, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Rheumatol 31:521-9. 2012
    ..Thus, early in the course of RA, screening instruments should be used to identify PSP patients. Psychosocial treatment and support by medical social workers skilled in RA care should be offered...
  30. doi request reprint Psychosocial problems in patients with newly diagnosed diabetes: number and characteristics
    K Rane
    Departments of Diabetes and Endocrinology and Social Work, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 93:371-8. 2011
    ..In conclusion, early in the course of diabetes, screening instruments should be used to identify PSP patients. Treatment by medical social workers skilled in diabetes care should be offered...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effects of a short-term intervention with a paleolithic diet in healthy volunteers
    M Osterdahl
    Department of Neurobiology, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:682-5. 2008
    ..Prevention of cardiovascular diseases by paleolithic or hunter-gatherer diets has been discussed during recent years...
  32. doi request reprint Tactile massage within the primary health care setting
    Katarina Andersson
    Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 15:158-60. 2009
    ..Subjects completed three questionnaires pre- and post-tactile massage. These were: Sense of Coherence (SOC), an enlarged Health Index (HI) and the Borg CR10 scale...
  33. ncbi request reprint Do immigrants have an increased prevalence of unhealthy behaviours and risk factors for coronary heart disease?
    Malin Gadd
    Center of Family Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:535-41. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether unhealthy behaviours and risk factors for coronary disease are more common in immigrants than in Swedish-born individuals...