Annika Rosengren

Summary

Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of self-rated health on sick leave, disability pension, hospital admissions and mortality. A population-based longitudinal study of nearly 15,000 observations among Swedish women and men
    Christina Halford
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:1103. 2012
  2. pmc The prognosis for individuals on disability retirement. An 18-year mortality follow-up study of 6887 men and women sampled from the general population
    Thorne Wallman
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 6:103. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and long-term cancer incidence and mortality among Swedish men
    A Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Hypertens 16:933-40. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, other cardiovascular risk factors, and hospitalization for dementia
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 165:321-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Changing sex ratio in acute coronary heart disease: data from Swedish national registers 1984-99
    A Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 253:301-10. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum lipids in fathers and sons at middle age: the study of sons to men born in 1913
    A Rosengren
    Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 254:126-31. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence, mortality from cancer and survival in men of different occupational classes
    Annika Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:533-40. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Coronary disease in relation to social support and social class in Swedish men. A 15 year follow-up in the study of men born in 1933
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 25:56-63. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Coffee and incidence of diabetes in Swedish women: a prospective 18-year follow-up study
    A Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 255:89-95. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint [An article in Lancet set a SBU report rocking. When SBU authors question their own conclusions: Who is to be trusted?]
    Annika Rosengren
    Medicinkliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset Ostra, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 102:617-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications86

  1. pmc Effects of self-rated health on sick leave, disability pension, hospital admissions and mortality. A population-based longitudinal study of nearly 15,000 observations among Swedish women and men
    Christina Halford
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:1103. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate associations between SRH and sick leave, disability pension, hospital admissions, and mortality, adjusted for effects of significant covariates, in a large population-based cohort...
  2. pmc The prognosis for individuals on disability retirement. An 18-year mortality follow-up study of 6887 men and women sampled from the general population
    Thorne Wallman
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 6:103. 2006
    ..Since most disability pensions are granted because of non-fatal diseases the reason for the increased mortality therefore remains largely unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate potential explanatory factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and long-term cancer incidence and mortality among Swedish men
    A Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Hypertens 16:933-40. 1998
    ..To examine incidence of cancer and cancer mortality in relation to high blood pressure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, other cardiovascular risk factors, and hospitalization for dementia
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 165:321-6. 2005
    ..We investigated the longitudinal relationship between body mass index (BMI, calculated as weight in kilograms divided by the square of height in meters) and risk of hospital discharge or death certificate diagnosis of dementia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Changing sex ratio in acute coronary heart disease: data from Swedish national registers 1984-99
    A Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 253:301-10. 2003
    ..To examine trends in sex ratios for different manifestations of coronary disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum lipids in fathers and sons at middle age: the study of sons to men born in 1913
    A Rosengren
    Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 254:126-31. 2003
    ..To relate lipid levels in middle-aged men to that of their fathers at 50 years of age measured 30 years earlier...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence, mortality from cancer and survival in men of different occupational classes
    Annika Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:533-40. 2004
    ..75 (95% confidence interval 1.22-2.50) in unskilled workers compared to higher officials (p for trend 0.015)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Coronary disease in relation to social support and social class in Swedish men. A 15 year follow-up in the study of men born in 1933
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 25:56-63. 2004
    ..In this prospective cohort study of men we sought to estimate the impact of social network factors on the risk of incident coronary heart disease and mortality from all causes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Coffee and incidence of diabetes in Swedish women: a prospective 18-year follow-up study
    A Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 255:89-95. 2004
    ..To examine the long-term incidence of diabetes in relation to coffee consumption in Swedish women...
  10. ncbi request reprint [An article in Lancet set a SBU report rocking. When SBU authors question their own conclusions: Who is to be trusted?]
    Annika Rosengren
    Medicinkliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset Ostra, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 102:617-8. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Sex, age, and clinical presentation of acute coronary syndromes
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 25:663-70. 2004
    ..To investigate sex differences in clinical presentation in younger and older patients hospitalised with a wide spectrum of acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Coronary risk factors, diet and vitamins as possible explanatory factors of the Swedish north-south gradient in coronary disease: a comparison between two MONICA centres
    A Rosengren
    Department of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 246:577-86. 1999
    ..To investigate whether differences in serum lipids, diet, plasma vitamins or other risk factors explain the higher incidence of cardiovascular disease in the northern parts of Sweden, compared to Göteborg on the west coast...
  13. ncbi request reprint Secular changes in cardiovascular risk factors over 30 years in Swedish men aged 50: the study of men born in 1913, 1923, 1933 and 1943
    A Rosengren
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 247:111-8. 2000
    ..To study secular trends in cardiovascular risk factors in men aged 50 over a period of 30 years...
  14. ncbi request reprint Age, clinical presentation, and outcome of acute coronary syndromes in the Euroheart acute coronary syndrome survey
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 27:789-95. 2006
    ..We examined the impact of increasing age on clinical presentation and hospital outcome in a large sample of patients with ACS...
  15. pmc Cardiovascular risk factors and clinical presentation in acute coronary syndromes
    A Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Heart 91:1141-7. 2005
    ..To investigate the hypothesis that risk factors may be differently related to severity of acute coronary syndromes (ACS), with ST elevation used as a marker of severe ACS...
  16. pmc Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and the metabolic syndrome in middle-aged men and women in Gothenburg, Sweden
    Lennart Welin
    Department of Medicine, Lidköping Hospital, Lidköping, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 8:403. 2008
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Perceived health in 50-year-old women and men and the correlation with risk factors, diseases, and symptoms
    Catharina Welin
    Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Gend Med 8:139-49. 2011
    ..Population-based study of a random sample of 50-year-old men and women in Gothenburg, Sweden...
  18. ncbi request reprint Food patterns and cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Swedish INTERGENE research program
    Christina M Berg
    Department of Food Health and Environment, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:289-97. 2008
    ..Analyzing the impact of the intake of many foods simultaneously provides additional knowledge about analyses of nutrients and might make it easier to implement recommendations for the public...
  19. ncbi request reprint Long-term risk factors for stroke: twenty-eight years of follow-up of 7457 middle-aged men in Göteborg, Sweden
    Per Harmsen
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Stroke 37:1663-7. 2006
    ..To estimate the predictive value of risk factors for stroke measured in midlife over follow-up extending through 28 years...
  20. doi request reprint Twenty-year trends in long-term mortality risk in 17,149 survivors of ischemic stroke less than 55 years of age
    Kok Wai Giang
    From the Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine K W G, L B, S N, M N, T Z S, A R, Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Rehabilitation C J, and Section of Occupational and Environmental Medicine K T, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Stroke 44:3338-43. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the 4-year mortality risk among patients<55 years with a first ischemic stroke during 1987-2006...
  21. doi request reprint Survival trends in men and women with heart failure of ischaemic and non-ischaemic origin: data for the period 1987-2003 from the Swedish Hospital Discharge Registry
    Masoud Shafazand
    Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, University of Gothenburg, S 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 30:671-8. 2009
    ..To investigate gender-specific trends in long-term mortality in patients hospitalized for heart failure (HF)...
  22. doi request reprint Medication in relation to ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in patients with a first myocardial infarction: Swedish Register of Information and Knowledge About Swedish Heart Intensive Care Admissions (RIKS-HIA)
    Lena Björck
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 170:1375-81. 2010
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Obesity and trends in cardiovascular risk factors over 40 years in Swedish men aged 50
    A Rosengren
    Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 266:268-76. 2009
    ..To study trends over 40 years in cardiovascular risk factors in normal weight, overweight and obese men, all aged 50 when examined. Design. Cross-sectional studies of five successive cohorts of men aged 50...
  24. doi request reprint Twenty-four-year trends in the incidence of ischemic stroke in Sweden from 1987 to 2010
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Stroke 44:2388-93. 2013
    ..The incidence of stroke in Sweden increased between 1989 and 2000 among people aged ≤65 years, but more recent data on those aged >65 years are lacking...
  25. doi request reprint Trends in stroke incidence after hospitalization for atrial fibrillation in Sweden 1987 to 2006
    Lars G Olsson
    Department of Medicine, Mora Hospital, Mora, Sweden
    Int J Cardiol 167:733-8. 2013
    ..To investigate recent trends in incidence of hemorrhagic and non-hemorrhagic strokes in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  26. doi request reprint Big men and atrial fibrillation: effects of body size and weight gain on risk of atrial fibrillation in men
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Göteborg SE 416 85, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 30:1113-20. 2009
    ..Obesity is a recognized risk factor for atrial fibrillation (AF), partly because of the association between body mass index (BMI) and atrial volume. We aimed to determine whether other factors relating to body size were related to AF...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in treated hypertension is common and carries a high cardiovascular risk: results from a 28-year follow-up
    Torbjörn Almgren
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Hypertens 25:1311-7. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to analyse predictive factors for development of type 2 diabetes during life-long therapy for hypertension and the alleged additional cardiovascular risk this constitutes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, coronary heart disease and stroke in Swedish women. A prospective 19-year follow-up in the BEDA study
    Annika Rosengren
    The Cardiovascular Institute, Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 10:443-50. 2003
    ..Although obesity is an important determinant of an unfavourable risk factor pattern reported associations between cardiovascular disease and obesity in women have been remarkably inconsistent...
  29. ncbi request reprint Family history in ischemic stroke before 70 years of age: the Sahlgrenska Academy Study on Ischemic Stroke
    Katarina Jood
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Stroke 36:1383-7. 2005
    ..Accordingly, we investigated stroke subtypes, vascular risk factors, and family history in a large study of patients with ischemic stroke onset before age 70 years...
  30. ncbi request reprint Considerable disturbances of cardiovascular risk factors in women with diabetes and myocardial infarction
    Annika Dotevall
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University, Hospital Ostra, Goteborg University, S 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Diabetes Complications 19:26-34. 2005
    ..To investigate to which extent differences in cardiovascular risk factors explain the increased risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and complication rate in women with diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  31. doi request reprint Symptoms of a first acute myocardial infarction in women and men
    Johanna Berg
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Gend Med 6:454-62. 2009
    ..Many studies have compared women and men for symptoms of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), but findings have been inconsistent, largely because of varying inclusion criteria, different study populations, and different methods...
  32. ncbi request reprint Trends in blood lipid levels, blood pressure, alcohol and smoking habits from 1985 to 2002: results from INTERGENE and GOT-MONICA
    Christina M Berg
    The Cardiovascular Institute, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Göteborg bInstitute of Community Medicine Primary Health Care, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:115-25. 2005
    ..Favourable trends in cardiovascular disease have been observed in Sweden. The aim of this study was to study secular trends in a variety of cardiovascular risk factors...
  33. doi request reprint Occupational status and incidences of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in Swedish men: a population-based 35-year prospective follow-up study
    Masuma Novak
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, 416 85, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:697-704. 2013
    ..Older men with the lowest occupational status i.e. unskilled manual had a significantly lower risk of ischemic stroke, even after controlling for other risk factors and competing risks of death. ..
  34. doi request reprint Body mass index and groin hernia: a 34-year follow-up study in Swedish men
    Anders Rosemar
    Departments of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Ann Surg 247:1064-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to investigate whether overweight and obesity in middle age could significantly predict future groin hernia in men...
  35. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and diverticular disease: a 28-year follow-up study in men
    Anders Rosemar
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:450-5. 2008
    ..Therefore, the objective of this study was to investigate whether overweight and obesity in midlife predict future diverticular disease in men...
  36. doi request reprint Coronary artery disease in patients with liver cirrhosis
    Evangelos Kalaitzakis
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Dig Dis Sci 55:467-75. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence and predictive factors of CAD in a cohort of consecutive patients with cirrhosis of various etiologies compared to the general population...
  37. pmc Secular trends in lipid-lowering treatment and lipid levels after a first acute myocardial infarction
    Lena Björck
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:1045-51. 2007
    ..However, to what extent this translates into serum cholesterol levels in a real-life setting has not been systematically investigated...
  38. ncbi request reprint Height, age, and atopy are associated with fraction of exhaled nitric oxide in a large adult general population sample
    Anna Carin Olin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Chest 130:1319-25. 2006
    ..In addition to asthma and atopy, there is limited information about the determinants of Feno in a general population...
  39. pmc Depression, anxiety, stress, social interaction and health-related quality of life in men and women with unexplained chest pain
    Annika Janson Fagring
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Health and Care Sciences, Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 8:165. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse differences between men and women with UCP and a reference group in terms of psychosocial factors as depression, anxiety, stress, social interaction and health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index on groin hernia surgery
    Anders Rosemar
    Department of Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Ann Surg 252:397-401. 2010
    ..To analyze the effect of underweight, overweight, and obesity in relation to clinical characteristics, the risk of postoperative complications, 30-day mortality, and reoperations for recurrence after groin hernia surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors and venous thromboembolism: a long-term follow-up study of Swedish men
    A Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Thromb Haemost 6:558-64. 2008
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Secular changes in cardiovascular risk factors and attack rate of myocardial infarction among men aged 50 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Accurate prediction using risk models
    L Wilhelmsen
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 263:636-43. 2008
    ..Coronary risk factor changes were related to attack rate of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  43. pmc Self-perceived psychological stress and ischemic stroke: a case-control study
    Katarina Jood
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Göteborg, Goteborg, Sweden
    BMC Med 7:53. 2009
    ..In this study, we investigated the possible association between ischemic stroke and self-perceived psychological stress, as measured by a single-item questionnaire, previously reported to be associated with myocardial infarction...
  44. doi request reprint Trends in out-of-hospital deaths due to coronary heart disease in Sweden (1991 to 2006)
    Kerstin Dudas
    Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Circulation 123:46-52. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined long-term trends in case fatality associated with a major coronary event that occurs out of the hospital...
  45. ncbi request reprint Heart failure in different occupational classes in Sweden
    Maria Schaufelberger
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 28:212-8. 2007
    ..The link between low socioeconomic status (SES) and coronary heart disease (CHD) is well established, but there is a paucity of data whether a similar relation exists for heart failure (HF)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Sex-related aspects on abnormal glucose regulation in patients with coronary artery disease
    Annika Dotevall
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, S 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 28:310-5. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Decreasing one-year mortality and hospitalization rates for heart failure in Sweden; Data from the Swedish Hospital Discharge Registry 1988 to 2000
    Maria Schaufelberger
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 25:300-7. 2004
    ..To investigate if improved treatment of coronary heart disease and hypertension, the major causes of chronic heart failure (CHF), in the last 20 years has had an impact on the incidence of CHF and survival...
  48. ncbi request reprint High lipid levels and coronary disease in women in Göteborg--outcome and secular trends: a prospective 19 year follow-up in the BEDA*study
    Saga Johansson
    Department of Medicine, The Cardiovascular Institute, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 24:704-16. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Increased levels of triglycerides, BMI and blood pressure and low physical activity increase the risk of diabetes in Swedish women. A prospective 18-year follow-up of the BEDA study
    A Dotevall
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Diabet Med 21:615-22. 2004
    ..To investigate risk factors for the development of diabetes in middle-aged women...
  50. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and other risk factors for coronary heart disease in elderly men. The Study of Men Born in 1913 and 1923
    Lennart Welin
    Department of Medicine, Lidköping Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 10:283-8. 2003
    ..We have previously shown that insulin is not a major risk factor for CHD. Our data have been re-analysed with longer follow-up and the homeostasis model assessment (HOMA) method...
  51. ncbi request reprint Body mass index in mid-life is associated with a first stroke in men: a prospective population study over 28 years
    Katarina Jood
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Neurology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Stroke 35:2764-9. 2004
    ..We examined the possible association between mid-life body mass index (BMI) and risk of stroke in the prospective Multifactor Primary Prevention Study in Göteborg, Sweden...
  52. ncbi request reprint Association of psychosocial risk factors with risk of acute myocardial infarction in 11119 cases and 13648 controls from 52 countries (the INTERHEART study): case-control study
    Annika Rosengren
    Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Lancet 364:953-62. 2004
    ..The aim of the present analysis was to investigate the relation of psychosocial factors to risk of myocardial infarction in 24767 people from 52 countries...
  53. ncbi request reprint Predictors of coronary bypass grafting in a population of middle-aged men
    Kerstin A Dudas
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:122-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess risk factors for future coronary bypass grafting as a first coronary event, and to compare them with risk factors for a first acute myocardial infarction...
  54. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of transdermal estrogen on hemodynamic and vascular reactivity in elderly postmenopausal healthy women
    Karin Manhem
    Clinical Experimental Research Laboratory, Heart and Lung Institute, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Sweden
    J Hypertens 21:387-94. 2003
    ..The acute effects of estrogen on hemodynamic responses were studied with emphasis on the sympathoadrenal system and peripheral circulation...
  55. ncbi request reprint Neutrophil-associated activation markers in healthy smokers relates to a fall in DL(CO) and to emphysematous changes on high resolution CT
    A Ekberg-Jansson
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Respir Med 95:363-73. 2001
    ..This inflammation seems to be the result of both monocyte/macrophage and neutrophil activation...
  56. doi request reprint Smoking in relation to ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction: findings from the Register of Information and Knowledge about Swedish Heart Intensive Care Admissions
    L Bjorck
    Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Heart 95:1006-11. 2009
    ..However, changes in risk factors have also been documented, especially lower tobacco-smoking rates. Therefore, the relation between smoking and ST-elevation AMI in a large observational cohort was analysed...
  57. ncbi request reprint Stroke and coronary heart disease in treated hypertension -- a prospective cohort study over three decades
    T Almgren
    Hypertension Clinic, Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 257:496-502. 2005
    ....
  58. doi request reprint Continuing decrease in coronary heart disease mortality in Sweden
    Johanna Berg
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, c o Annika Rosengren, CK Plan 2, SE 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:9. 2014
    ..In contrast, a flattening of the decrease in mortality has been recently reported among younger age groups in some countries. We aimed to determine whether the decrease in CHD mortality is flattening among Swedish young adults...
  59. pmc Heart failure in young adults: 20-year trends in hospitalization, aetiology, and case fatality in Sweden
    Anders Barasa
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Institute of Medicine Cardiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Ostra, Gothenburg SE 416 85, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 35:25-32. 2014
    ..To describe trends in incidence and case fatality among younger (18-54 years) and older (55-84 years) Swedish patients with heart failure (HF)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Bundle-branch block in middle-aged men: risk of complications and death over 28 years. The Primary Prevention Study in Göteborg, Sweden
    Peter Eriksson
    Clinical Experimental Research Lab, The Cardiovascular Institute, Goteborg University, Drakeg 6, SE 41250 Göteborg, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 26:2300-6. 2005
    ..To investigate the long-term fate of men with bundle-branch block (BBB) from a general population sample...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Overweight, obesity...and BMI. The INTERHEART study shows that the BMI should probably be abolished--the waist-hip ratio is better]
    Annika Rosengren
    Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset Ostra, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 103:628. 2006
  62. doi request reprint The sociology of obesity
    Annika Rosengren
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Universital Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Front Horm Res 36:260-70. 2008
    ..When considering psychological aspects of obesity, depressive symptoms are more likely to be consequences, rather than causes of obesity...
  63. ncbi request reprint Parental age and coronary disease in the general male population
    A Rosengren
    Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 251:258-67. 2002
    ..To investigate the role of achieved age in father or mother for long-term prognosis in men with respect to fatal and nonfatal coronary events, and mortality from cardiovascular disease, cancer, and all causes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Trends in overweight and obesity from 1985 to 2002 in Göteborg, West Sweden
    C Berg
    Department of Home Economics, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:916-24. 2005
    ..To study secular trends in overweight and selected correlates in men and women in Göteborg, Sweden...
  65. ncbi request reprint Risk of coronary events by baseline factors during 28 years follow-up and three periods in a random population sample of men
    L Wilhelmsen
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, The Cardiovascular Institute, Goteborg University, Drakegatan 6, SE 412 50 Göteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 256:298-307. 2004
    ..To investigate the predictive value of risk factors for coronary events measured in midlife during three separate periods over a follow-up period extending through 28 years...
  66. pmc Relationship between overweight and obesity with hospitalization for heart failure in 20,985 patients with type 1 diabetes: a population-based study from the Swedish National Diabetes Registry
    Daniel Vestberg
    Department of Medicine, NU Hospital Organization, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 36:2857-61. 2013
    ..To investigate the potential relationship between overweight, obesity, and severe obesity and the risk of hospitalization for heart failure (HF) in patients with type 1 diabetes...
  67. ncbi request reprint Bronchial mucosal mast cells in asymptomatic smokers relation to structure, lung function and emphysema
    A Ekberg-Jansson
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Respir Med 99:75-83. 2005
    ..Smoking is associated with an increase of mast cells in all compartments of the bronchial mucosa, including smooth muscle, and this is related to altered airway structure and function...
  68. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies against oxidized low-density lipoprotein and C-reactive protein are associated with diabetes and myocardial infarction in women
    A Dotevall
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Department of Medicine, SU/Ostra, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, , , Sweden
    Clin Sci (Lond) 101:523-31. 2001
    ..These findings might indicate a differentiated immune response against modified LDL, more pronounced inflammation and a more aggressive atherosclerotic process in women with diabetes...
  69. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal infections in Southwestern Sweden: a second follow-up period of 15 years
    M S Dahl
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, , Sweden
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:667-72. 2001
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations for atrial fibrillation in the general male population: morbidity and risk factors
    L Wilhelmsen
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, The Cardiovascular Institute, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Intern Med 250:382-9. 2001
    ..To analyse the incidence, prevalence, aetiology, risk factors and prognosis of hospitalizations for atrial fibrillation...
  71. ncbi request reprint Augmented levels of CD44 in macrophages from atherosclerotic subjects: a possible IL-6-CD44 feedback loop?
    Daniel Hagg
    Research Center for Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Metabolism and Cardiovascular Research, Goteborg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 190:291-7. 2007
    ..038) and 48 h (P=0.015). Taken together, our data show an IL-6-CD44 feedback loop in macrophages. Such a positive feedback loop may aggravate atherosclerosis development...
  72. ncbi request reprint Symptoms in acute coronary syndromes: does sex make a difference?
    Harshida Patel
    Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Faculty of Health and Caring Sciences Institute of Nursing, Goteborg, Sweden
    Am Heart J 148:27-33. 2004
    ..Some findings, however, have been disparate and inadequate, and thus a comprehensive overview of this literature would be of value...
  73. ncbi request reprint The E/e filling index and right ventricular pressure in relation to applied international Doppler recommendations of left ventricular filling assessment
    Cecilia Wallentin Guron
    Department of Clinical Physiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Echocardiogr 6:419-28. 2005
    ..An elevated LVFP implies an elevated right ventricular pressure (RVp). In order to investigate the sensitivity of the E/e filling index, we compared E/e and RVp, in their ability to identify a Doppler-assumed elevation of LVFP...
  74. doi request reprint Education and risk for acute myocardial infarction in 52 high, middle and low-income countries: INTERHEART case-control study
    A Rosengren
    Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Heart 95:2014-22. 2009
    ....
  75. ncbi request reprint Heart failure in the general population of men--morbidity, risk factors and prognosis
    L Wilhelmsen
    Section of Preventive Cardiology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 249:253-61. 2001
    ..To analyse the prevalence, aetiology and prognosis of heart failure...
  76. ncbi request reprint Calcaneal ultrasound measurements are determined by age and physical activity. Studies in two Swedish random population samples
    K Landin-Wilhelmsen
    Research Centre for Endocrinology, Section of Preventive Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 247:269-78. 2000
    ..To present reference values and correlations with body composition, blood variables and lifestyle factors...
  77. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus: clinical presentation and outcome in men and women with acute coronary syndromes. Data from the Euro Heart Survey ACS
    A Dotevall
    Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Diabet Med 22:1542-50. 2005
    ..To study clinical presentation, in-hospital course and short-term prognosis in men and women with diabetes mellitus and acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  78. ncbi request reprint Effect of gender on outcomes of acute coronary syndromes
    David Hasdai
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, 39 Jabolinsky Street, Petah Tikva, Israel 49100
    Am J Cardiol 91:1466-9, A6. 2003
  79. pmc Angina, "normal" coronary angiography, and vascular dysfunction: risk assessment strategies
    Raffaele Bugiardini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardio Angiology and Hepatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS Med 4:e12. 2007
  80. ncbi request reprint Sex-based short- and long-term survival in patients following complicated myocardial infarction
    Vernon V S Bonarjee
    University of Bergen, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
    Eur Heart J 27:2177-83. 2006
    ..We evaluated short- and long-term sex-related differences in management and prognosis among high-risk patients following AMI...
  81. doi request reprint Risk factors for myocardial infarction in women and men: insights from the INTERHEART study
    Sonia S Anand
    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Eur Heart J 29:932-40. 2008
    ..The purpose of this report is to determine if differences in risk factor distributions exist between women and men across various age categories to help explain why women develop acute MI later than men...
  82. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors smoking, serum cholesterol and blood pressure analyzed. Excess risk also in the "moderate" groups]
    Lars Wilhelmsen
    Hjärt kärlinstitutionen, Göteborgs Universitet
    Lakartidningen 99:4966-73. 2002
    ..Non-pharmacological measures are indicated to reduce these levels...
  83. doi request reprint Psychology in chest pain
    Annika Rosengren
    Heart 94:266-7. 2008
  84. ncbi request reprint Myeloperoxidase as a marker of increasing systemic inflammation in smokers without severe airway symptoms
    Kristina Andelid
    Department of Internal Medicine Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Respir Med 101:888-95. 2007
    ..In this longitudinal study, we examined whether smokers with mild or no airway symptoms develop signs of systemic inflammation by assessing inflammatory markers in blood over a 6-year period...
  85. ncbi request reprint Pain characteristics in patients with unexplained chest pain and patients with ischemic heart disease
    Margaretha Jerlock
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Health and Care Sciences, Box 457, SE 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 6:130-6. 2007
    ..Little scientific attention has been paid to providing a comprehensive multidimensional description of chest pain in patients with unexplained chest pain...
  86. ncbi request reprint Single breath N2-test and exhaled nitric oxide in men
    Anna Carin Olin
    Respir Med 100:1013-9. 2006
    ..5 and 20.3 parts per billion (ppb), respectively, P=0.8). The results show that FENO is associated with the N(2) slope, indicating that FENO reflects inflammatory changes in the peripheral airways of both non-smoking and smoking subjects...