Sven E Nilsson

Summary

Affiliation: School of Health Sciences
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi [Frida Kahlo suffered probably of post-polio syndrome]
    Sven Nilsson
    Institutet för gerontologi, Hälsohögskolan, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 101:3696-7. 2004
  2. doi Heritabilities for fifteen routine biochemical values: findings in 215 Swedish twin pairs 82 years of age or older
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:562-9. 2009
  3. ncbi [Electromagnetic therapy in restless legs syndrome and nocturnal leg muscle cramps. Same effect of pulsating electromagnetic fields and placebo]
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institutet för gerontologi, Hälsohögskolan, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 105:2167-70. 2008
  4. ncbi Low systolic blood pressure is associated with impaired cognitive function in the oldest old: longitudinal observations in a population-based sample 80 years and older
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, SE 551 11 Jönköping, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:41-7. 2007
  5. ncbi [Gradually improved long-term survival in diabetes. Long disease duration can provide information about protective possibilities]
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institutet för gerontologi, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Lakartidningen 102:2066-70. 2005
  6. ncbi Does aspirin protect against Alzheimer's dementia? A study in a Swedish population-based sample aged > or =80 years
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:313-9. 2003
  7. ncbi Laxative treatment elevates plasma homocysteine: a study on a population-based Swedish sample of old people
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 60:45-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Identification of dementia in epidemiological research: a study on the usefulness of various data sources
    Anna Dahl
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:381-9. 2007
  9. doi Relationship between serum progesterone concentrations and cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and mortality in elderly Swedish men and women: An 8-year prospective study
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Gend Med 6:433-43. 2009
  10. doi The immune risk profile is associated with age and gender: findings from three Swedish population studies of individuals 20-100 years of age
    Anders Wikby
    Department of Natural Science and Biomedicine, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Box 1026, 551 11 Jönköping, Sweden
    Biogerontology 9:299-308. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi [Frida Kahlo suffered probably of post-polio syndrome]
    Sven Nilsson
    Institutet för gerontologi, Hälsohögskolan, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 101:3696-7. 2004
  2. doi Heritabilities for fifteen routine biochemical values: findings in 215 Swedish twin pairs 82 years of age or older
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:562-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore, as genetic and environmental influences might differ across various segments, genetic impact in the highest and lowest thirds of the distributions was estimated...
  3. ncbi [Electromagnetic therapy in restless legs syndrome and nocturnal leg muscle cramps. Same effect of pulsating electromagnetic fields and placebo]
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institutet för gerontologi, Hälsohögskolan, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 105:2167-70. 2008
  4. ncbi Low systolic blood pressure is associated with impaired cognitive function in the oldest old: longitudinal observations in a population-based sample 80 years and older
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, SE 551 11 Jönköping, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:41-7. 2007
    ..Various factors associated with blood pressure and cognitive function were considered...
  5. ncbi [Gradually improved long-term survival in diabetes. Long disease duration can provide information about protective possibilities]
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institutet för gerontologi, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Lakartidningen 102:2066-70. 2005
    ..The serum ratio of HDL-cholesterol to triglycerides increased. The frequency of glaucoma, cataract, and a history of myocardial infarction increased. In spite of long duration, one third of the sample had escaped serious retinopathy...
  6. ncbi Does aspirin protect against Alzheimer's dementia? A study in a Swedish population-based sample aged > or =80 years
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:313-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether high-dose or low-dose aspirin may protect against Alzheimer's dementia in subjects aged > or =80 years. For comparison, effects of (other) NSAID, paracetamol and D-propoxyphene were studied...
  7. ncbi Laxative treatment elevates plasma homocysteine: a study on a population-based Swedish sample of old people
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 60:45-9. 2004
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  8. ncbi Identification of dementia in epidemiological research: a study on the usefulness of various data sources
    Anna Dahl
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:381-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the identification of dementia from these different sources with that from consensus diagnosis...
  9. doi Relationship between serum progesterone concentrations and cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and mortality in elderly Swedish men and women: An 8-year prospective study
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Gend Med 6:433-43. 2009
    ..The use of synthetic progesterone-like substances in hormone replacement therapy and birth control pills has been associated with increases in cardiovascular morbidity and the prevalence of diabetes...
  10. doi The immune risk profile is associated with age and gender: findings from three Swedish population studies of individuals 20-100 years of age
    Anders Wikby
    Department of Natural Science and Biomedicine, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Box 1026, 551 11 Jönköping, Sweden
    Biogerontology 9:299-308. 2008
    ..These results highlight the importance of functioning of the thymus in the development of IRP and may partly account for the differences between sexes in terms of longevity...
  11. ncbi Terminal decline and markers of cerebro- and cardiovascular disease: findings from a longitudinal study of the oldest old
    Linda B Hassing
    Institute of Gerontology, University College of Health Sciences, Jonkoping, Sweden
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P268-76. 2002
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  12. ncbi A comparison of diagnosis capture from medical records, self-reports, and drug registrations: a study in individuals 80 years and older
    Sven E Nilsson
    Institute of Gerontology, University College of Health Sciences, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:178-84. 2002
    ..Reports of diseases and health problems vary as a function of the information source. In the present study we compared the capture of information on morbidity using medical records, self-reports, and drug registrations...
  13. ncbi Type 2 diabetes mellitus contributes to cognitive decline in old age: a longitudinal population-based study
    Linda B Hassing
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:599-607. 2004
    ..These findings points to the conclusion that type 2 diabetes is associated with accelerated cognitive decline in old age that may result in dementia...
  14. ncbi Comorbid type 2 diabetes mellitus and hypertension exacerbates cognitive decline: evidence from a longitudinal study
    Linda B Hassing
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Age Ageing 33:355-61. 2004
    ..diabetes and hypertension are two highly prevalent diseases in the old population. They are highly related such that comorbidity is common...
  15. ncbi Diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for vascular dementia, but not for Alzheimer's disease: a population-based study of the oldest old
    Linda B Hassing
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:239-48. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine if Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for dementia in very old age, specifically for Alzheimer's disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VaD)...