B Zoller

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Familial transmission of venous thromboembolism: a cohort study of 80 214 Swedish adoptees linked to their biological and adoptive parents
    Bengt Zöller
    From the Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden B Z, X L, J S, K S and Stanford Prevention Research Centre, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA J S, K S
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 7:296-303. 2014
  2. pmc Low prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome in primary health care in four Swedish counties
    Rasmus Waehrens
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 31:132-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Red cell distribution width and risk for venous thromboembolism: A population-based cohort study
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden Electronic address
    Thromb Res 133:334-9. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Age-and sex-specific seasonal variation of venous thromboembolism in patients with and without family history: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Dr Bengt Zöller, Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden, Tel 46 70 6691476, Fax 46 40 391370, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 110:1164-71. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism does not share strong familial susceptibility with pre-eclampsia/eclampsia: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Centre for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    BJOG 120:1200-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and hospitalization for atrial fibrillation in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, CRC, Skane University Hospital, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Europace 15:1119-27. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Shared and nonshared familial susceptibility to surgically treated inguinal hernia, femoral hernia, incisional hernia, epigastric hernia, and umbilical hernia
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Coll Surg 217:289-99.e1. 2013
  8. pmc High familial risk of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter in multiplex families: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e003384. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Multiplex sibling history of coronary heart disease is a strong risk factor for coronary heart disease
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Skane University Hospital, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Entrance 72, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 33:2849-55. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Familial risk of venous thromboembolism in first-, second- and third-degree relatives: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 109:458-63. 2013

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Familial transmission of venous thromboembolism: a cohort study of 80 214 Swedish adoptees linked to their biological and adoptive parents
    Bengt Zöller
    From the Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden B Z, X L, J S, K S and Stanford Prevention Research Centre, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA J S, K S
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 7:296-303. 2014
    ..Venous thromboembolism (VTE) clusters in families, but the familial risk of VTE has not been determined among adoptees. The aim was to disentangle the contributions of genetic and environmental factors to the familial transmission of VTE...
  2. pmc Low prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome in primary health care in four Swedish counties
    Rasmus Waehrens
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 31:132-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of IBS in primary health care in four Swedish counties. Another aim was to study the number of visits among the IBS patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Red cell distribution width and risk for venous thromboembolism: A population-based cohort study
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden Electronic address
    Thromb Res 133:334-9. 2014
    ..We investigated the association between RDW and incidence of first event of VTE in a population-based cohort...
  4. doi request reprint Age-and sex-specific seasonal variation of venous thromboembolism in patients with and without family history: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Dr Bengt Zöller, Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden, Tel 46 70 6691476, Fax 46 40 391370, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 110:1164-71. 2013
    ..In conclusion, our data support the presence of a modest seasonal variation of VTE among individuals with and without a family history of VTE. However, young age and family history may modify and attenuate the effect of season on VTE. ..
  5. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism does not share strong familial susceptibility with pre-eclampsia/eclampsia: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Centre for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    BJOG 120:1200-6. 2013
    ..This nationwide study aimed to determine whether VTE shares familial susceptibility with PEC/EC...
  6. doi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and hospitalization for atrial fibrillation in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, CRC, Skane University Hospital, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Europace 15:1119-27. 2013
    ..However, no study has determined whether neighbourhood deprivation is associated with atrial fibrillation (AF). We aimed to determine whether there is an association between neighbourhood deprivation and hospitalization for AF...
  7. doi request reprint Shared and nonshared familial susceptibility to surgically treated inguinal hernia, femoral hernia, incisional hernia, epigastric hernia, and umbilical hernia
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Coll Surg 217:289-99.e1. 2013
    ..The aim of this nationwide study was to determine the familial risks of concordant AWH (same disease in proband and exposed relative) and discordant AWH (different disease in proband and exposed relative)...
  8. pmc High familial risk of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter in multiplex families: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e003384. 2013
    ..The main aim of this nationwide study was to determine the familial risk of AF/AFl in multiplex families...
  9. doi request reprint Multiplex sibling history of coronary heart disease is a strong risk factor for coronary heart disease
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Skane University Hospital, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Entrance 72, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 33:2849-55. 2012
    ..This nationwide cohort study aimed to determine familial risks for hospitalization or death due to CHD in families with multiple affected siblings...
  10. doi request reprint Familial risk of venous thromboembolism in first-, second- and third-degree relatives: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, CRC, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Skane University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 109:458-63. 2013
    ..Family history is a potentially useful genetic surrogate marker for clinical VTE risk assessment, even in second- and third degree-relatives...
  11. pmc Family history as a risk factor for recurrent hospitalization for lone atrial fibrillation: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Skane University Hospital, Building 28, Floor 11, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, Malmo, S 205 02, Sweden
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:121. 2012
    ..e., AF with unknown etiology. The familial risk for first time LAF hospitalization was also determined and compared to the risk of recurrent hospitalization for LAF...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood deprivation and hospitalization for venous thromboembolism in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Skane University Hospital, Lund University Region Skåne, CRC Building 28, Floor 11, Entrance 72, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 34:374-82. 2012
    ..Thus, neighborhood deprivation is a common risk factor for both arterial cardiovascular disease and VTE. This study adds to knowledge of the negative effects of neighborhood deprivation on cardiovascular health...
  13. doi request reprint A nationwide family study of pulmonary embolism: identification of high risk families with increased risk of hospitalized and fatal pulmonary embolism
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Res 130:178-82. 2012
    ..Family history is an important risk factor for deep venous thrombosis. However, few studies have determined the importance of family history of pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  14. doi request reprint Risk of haemorrhagic and ischaemic stroke in patients with cancer: a nationwide follow-up study from Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Clinical Research Centre, Floor 11, Building 28, Entrance 72, Skane University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:1875-83. 2012
    ..The aim of this nationwide study was to examine whether there is an association between cancer and first hospitalisation for haemorrhagic or ischaemic stroke...
  15. pmc Risk of subsequent ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in patients hospitalized for immune-mediated diseases: a nationwide follow-up study from Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Clinical Research Centre, Floor 11, Building 28, Entrance 72, Skane University Hospital, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Neurol 12:41. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether there is an association between 32 different IMDs and first hospitalization for ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke...
  16. doi request reprint Socioeconomic and occupational risk factors for venous thromboembolism in Sweden: a nationwide epidemiological study
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Res 129:577-82. 2012
    ..The mechanisms are unknown but it might involve persistent psychosocial stress related to low socioeconomic and occupational status...
  17. doi request reprint Family history and risk of hospital treatment for varicose veins in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Centre for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 99:948-53. 2012
    ..Family history has been suggested as a risk factor for varicose veins, but recall bias may inflate the familial risks. The aim of this nationwide study was to determine familial risks for hospital treatment for varicose veins...
  18. pmc Risk of subsequent coronary heart disease in patients hospitalized for immune-mediated diseases: a nationwide follow-up study from Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Clinical Research Centre, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e33442. 2012
    ..We examined whether there is an association between 32 different IMDs and risk of subsequent hospitalization for coronary heart disease (CHD) related to coronary atherosclerosis in a nationwide follow up study in Sweden...
  19. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism does not share strong familial susceptibility with coronary heart disease: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Floor 11, Building 28, Entrance 72, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 32:2800-5. 2011
    ..This nationwide study aimed to determine whether venous thromboembolism (VTE) shares familial susceptibility with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  20. doi request reprint Familial risk factors shared by venous thromboembolism and cancer: a nationwide epidemiological study of Swedish families
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden Ystad Health Care Center, Region Skåne, Ystad, Sweden
    Thromb Res 128:141-8. 2011
    ..In the present nationwide study, we analyzed the risk of cancer in siblings, offspring and spouses of individuals hospitalized for VTE (and vice versa) with the aim of identifying shared familial risk factors for cancer and VTE...
  21. doi request reprint Familial risks of unusual forms of venous thrombosis: a nationwide epidemiological study in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Intern Med 270:158-65. 2011
    ..This is the first nationwide study to determine familial risks of unusual forms of venous thrombosis amongst offspring of affected parents and amongst siblings...
  22. doi request reprint Parental history and venous thromboembolism: a nationwide study of age-specific and sex-specific familial risks in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Haemost 9:64-70. 2011
    ..The value of parental history as a risk indicator for venous thromboembolism (VTE) has not been determined in a nationwide setting...
  23. doi request reprint Determination of age-specific and sex-specific familial risks for the different manifestations of venous thromboembolism: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 106:102-12. 2011
    ..Familial history is a risk indicator in both sexes, and is potentially useful for clinical risk assessment for the different manifestations of VTE...
  24. doi request reprint Risk of pulmonary embolism in patients with autoimmune disorders: a nationwide follow-up study from Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Lancet 379:244-9. 2012
    ..Some autoimmune disorders have been linked to venous thromboembolism. We examined whether there is an association between autoimmune disorders and risk of pulmonary embolism...
  25. doi request reprint Age- and gender-specific familial risks for venous thromboembolism: a nationwide epidemiological study based on hospitalizations in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, CRC, Bldg 28, Floor 11, Entrance 72, Malmo University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Circulation 124:1012-20. 2011
    ..This nationwide study sought to determine age- and gender-specific familial risks in siblings hospitalized for venous thromboembolism (VTE)...
  26. doi request reprint Risk of venous thromboembolism in first- and second-generation immigrants in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Floor 11, Building 28, Entrance 72, Skane University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Intern Med 23:40-7. 2012
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  27. doi request reprint Risk of coronary heart disease in patients with cancer: a nationwide follow-up study from Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Clinical Research Centre, Floor 11, Building 28, Entrance 72, Skane University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:121-8. 2012
    ..Risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) in cancer patients has not been thoroughly investigated. The aim of the present study was to examine whether there is an association between cancer and first hospitalisation for CHD...
  28. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism does not share strong familial susceptibility with ischemic stroke: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    Bengt Zöller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne and Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 4:484-90. 2011
    ..This nationwide study aimed at determining whether VTE shares familial susceptibility with ischemic stroke...
  29. ncbi request reprint Occupational and socio-economic risk factors for giant cell arteritis: a nationwide study based on hospitalizations in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Centre for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Malmo, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 42:487-97. 2013
    ..The importance of these factors in giant cell arteritis (GCA) is unknown. This is the first nationwide study with the aim of investigating possible associations between socio-economic status (SES)/occupation and hospitalization for GCA...
  30. doi request reprint Mothers, places and risk of hospitalization for childhood asthma: a nationwide study from Sweden: epidemiology of allergic disease
    X Li
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Lund University Region Skåne, Sweden
    Clin Exp Allergy 43:652-8. 2013
    ..This study examines whether neighbourhood deprivation increases the risk of hospitalization for childhood asthma, after accounting for individual-level maternal socio-demographic characteristics...
  31. ncbi request reprint Co-segregation of the PROS1 locus and protein S deficiency in families having no detectable mutations in PROS1
    E Lanke
    Department for Coagulation Disorders, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1918-23. 2004
    ..This suggests that the causative genetic defects are located in or close to the protein S gene in a majority of such cases where no mutations have been found...
  32. ncbi request reprint The 20210 A allele of the prothrombin gene is a common risk factor among Swedish outpatients with verified deep venous thrombosis
    A Hillarp
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Lund University, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 78:990-2. 1997
    ..To sum up, our results confirm the 20210 A allele of the prothrombin gene to be an important risk factor for venous thrombosis...
  33. doi request reprint Family history of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and risk of recurrent hospitalization for VTE: a nationwide family study in Sweden
    B Zoller
    Center for Primary Health Care Research, Region Skåne Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Haemost 12:306-12. 2014
    ..The aim of this nationwide study was to determine whether a family history of VTE is a risk factor for recurrent hospitalization for unprovoked VTE (deep vein thrombosis of the lower extremities or pulmonary embolism)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Factor V Q506 (resistance to activated protein C) and prognosis after acute coronary syndrome
    J Holm
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 81:857-60. 1999
    ..Our results demonstrate a gene-environment interaction between smoking and the FV:Q506 allele, with an increased risk of early complications after an acute ischemic event...