C D Sjöström
Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
- Impact of weight change, secular trends and ageing on cardiovascular risk factors: 10-year experiences from the SOS studyC D Sjöström
Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1413-20. 2011..However, it is not known what degree of weight loss is required to improve risk factors over a more extended period of time or how ageing and secular trends per se are influencing risk factors during long-term follow-up...
- Surgery as an intervention for obesity. Results from the Swedish obese subjects studyC D Sjöström
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Vita stråket 15, 413 45, Goteborg, Sweden
Growth Horm IGF Res 13:S22-6. 2003..The Swedish obese subjects (SOS) study offers a unique possibility for investigating the effects of weight loss as compared with weight stability in obese subjects over a long period of time...
- Blood pressure and pulse pressure during long-term weight loss in the obese: the Swedish Obese Subjects (SOS) Intervention StudyC D Sjöström
Department of Anesthesiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Obes Res 9:188-95. 2001..Pulse pressure (PP) is an independent risk factor of cardiovascular mortality. We now examine the development of PP in the obese and whether it can be modified by weight-reducing gastric surgery...
- Differentiated long-term effects of intentional weight loss on diabetes and hypertensionC D Sjöström
Departments of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Goteborg, Goteborg, Sweden
Hypertension 36:20-5. 2000..61 to 1.67). A differentiated risk factor response was identified: a maintained weight reduction of 16% strongly counteracted the development of diabetes over 8 years but showed no long-term effect on the incidence of hypertension...
- Body composition in a cohort of Swedish adolescents aged 15, 17 and 20.5 yearsH Lantz
Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 97:1691-7. 2008..To assess variables of body composition and identify their correlates in a group of individuals studied from adolescence to early adulthood...
- Ten-year trends in health-related quality of life after surgical and conventional treatment for severe obesity: the SOS intervention studyJ Karlsson
Health Care Research Unit, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1248-61. 2007..To examine trends and effects of weight loss treatment on health-related quality of life (HRQL) in the severely obese over 10 years...
- Birth weight, adulthood BMI, and subsequent weight gain in relation to leptin levels in Swedish womenL Lissner
Department of Internal Medicine, Goteborg University, Sweden
Obes Res 7:150-4. 1999..The dual aim of this study is to document characteristics of leptin after long-term storage, and to describe its relation to body weight, from birth to old age, in an ongoing prospective study...
- Bariatric surgery and reduction in morbidity and mortality: experiences from the SOS studyL Sjostrom
Department of Body Composition and Metabolism, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Int J Obes (Lond) 32:S93-7. 2008..Bariatric surgery for severe obesity is associated with long-term weight loss, improved risk factors and decreased overall mortality...
- Body composition in the SOS (Swedish Obese Subjects) reference studyI Larsson
Department of Body Composition and Metabolism, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, SE 41345 Goteborg, Sweden
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1317-24. 2004..Another objective was to examine if secular changes in adipose tissue distribution occurred during the sampling period, 1994-1999...
- Growth hormone treatment of abdominally obese men reduces abdominal fat mass, improves glucose and lipoprotein metabolism, and reduces diastolic blood pressureG Johannsson
Research Center for Endocrinology and Metabolism, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:727-34. 1997..This includes a reduction in abdominal/visceral obesity, an improved insulin sensitivity, and favorable effects on lipoprotein metabolism and diastolic blood pressure...
- Surgical intervention as a strategy for treatment of obesityL Sjostrom
The SOS, Secretariat, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Endocrine 13:213-30. 2000..No non-surgical treatment available today can achieve such results, not even over 2 years. Surgical treatment for obesity needs to become much more common, particularly in obese patients with metabolic disturbances...
- Relief of cardiorespiratory symptoms and increased physical activity after surgically induced weight loss: results from the Swedish Obese Subjects studyK Karason
Department of Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Arch Intern Med 160:1797-802. 2000..In the present study of patients with severe obesity, we investigated the effects of surgically induced weight loss on cardiorespiratory symptoms and leisure-time physical activity...
- Heart rate variability in obesity and the effect of weight lossK Karason
Department of Cardiology, Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
Am J Cardiol 83:1242-7. 1999..05). Our findings suggest that obese patients have increased sympathetic activity and a withdrawal of vagal activity and that these autonomic disturbances improve after weight loss...
- Body weight and body composition changes after treatment of hyperthyroidismL Lonn
Department of Radiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Goteborg, Sweden
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:4269-73. 1998..It is concluded that during early recovery from hyperthyroidism, priority is given to the replenishment of skeletal muscles and ip AT, whereas sc AT is increased at a later stage...
- Weight loss and progression of early atherosclerosis in the carotid artery: a four-year controlled study of obese subjectsK Karason
Department of Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 23:948-56. 1999..To investigate the extent of carotid artery atherosclerosis in obese subjects and to examine the possible effects of weight loss on atherosclerotic development...
- Accurate tissue area measurements with considerably reduced radiation dose achieved by patient-specific CT scan parametersJ Brandberg
Institute of Clinical Sciences, Department of Radiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Br J Radiol 81:801-8. 2008....
- Topiramate in the treatment of obese subjects with drug-naive type 2 diabetesK Stenlof
Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Diabetes Obes Metab 9:360-8. 2007..The aim of this study was to examine the efficacy and safety of topiramate as an adjunct to diet and exercise in drug-naive, obese subjects with type 2 diabetes...
- Psychometric properties and factor structure of the Three-Factor Eating Questionnaire (TFEQ) in obese men and women. Results from the Swedish Obese Subjects (SOS) studyJ Karlsson
Health Care Research Unit, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Goteborg, Sweden
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1715-25. 2000..To evaluate the construct validity of the Three-Factor Eating Questionnaire (TFEQ) in obese men and women...
- Whole-body mineral measurements in Swedish adolescents at 17 years compared to 15 years of ageL E Bratteb
Department of Medical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 91:1031-8. 2002....
- Psychosocial functioning in the obese before and after weight reduction: construct validity and responsiveness of the Obesity-related Problems scaleJ Karlsson
Institute of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, University of Goteborg, Goteborg, Sweden
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:617-30. 2003..if OP scores differed by gender and weight category; (3). if OP scores are inversely related to mental well-being; (4). if weight reduction in the obese is accompanied by improvements in psychosocial functioning (OP)...
- Sick leave and disability pension before and after treatment for obesity: a report from the Swedish Obese Subjects (SOS) studyK Narbro
Centre for Public Sector Research and Department of Medicine, Goteborg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 23:619-24. 1999..To analyse sick leave and disability pension among surgically and conventionally treated obese patients...
- Obesity-related coping and distress and relationship to treatment preferenceA Ryden
Health Care Research Unit, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
Br J Clin Psychol 40:177-88. 2001..We also wanted to identify obesity-related distress and explore the effect of coping on distress. Thirdly, we wanted to investigate differences in coping and distress related to choice of surgery or conventional treatment...
- Indirect spinal canal decompression in burst fractures treated with pedicle screw instrumentationL Sjostrom
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 21:113-23. 1996..Additional or secondary decompression is rarely indicated if these fractures are treated early and by experienced surgeons. Burst Type B fractures in patients older versus younger than 40 years of age differ in many respects...
- Human adipose tissue expresses angiotensinogen and enzymes required for its conversion to angiotensin IIC Karlsson
Research Centre for Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:3925-9. 1998..This opens the possibility that angiotensinogen-derived peptides, produced in adipose tissue itself, may affect adipogenesis and play a role in the pathogenesis of obesity...