Mats Eliasson

Summary

Affiliation: Sunderby Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of diabetes on coronary heart disease differs from that on ischaemic stroke with regard to the gender
    Marjukka Hyvärinen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:17. 2009
  2. pmc CT60 genotype does not affect CTLA-4 isoform expression despite association to T1D and AITD in northern Sweden
    Sofia Mayans
    Medical and Clinical Genetics, Dept of Medical Biosciences, Umeå University SE 90185 Umeå, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 8:3. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint No increase in the prevalence of known diabetes between 1986 and 1999 in subjects 25-64 years of age in northern Sweden
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    Diabet Med 19:874-80. 2002
  4. pmc Improved survival in both men and women with diabetes between 1980 and 2004--a cohort study in Sweden
    Mats Eliasson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:32. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [From evidence to clinical recommendations: all together (as in the USA) or a process (as here)?]
    Mats Eliasson
    Statens beredning för medicinsk utvärdering SBU, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:20-1. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and obesity in Northern Sweden: occurrence and risk factors for stroke and myocardial infarction
    Mats Eliasson
    Medicine, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 61:70-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of smoking and snus on the prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes amongst men: the northern Sweden MONICA study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 256:101-10. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Medical controversies--new articles in Lakartidningen. Socratic debates carry the knowledge forward in spite of a fragile scientific basis]
    Mats Eliasson
    Lakartidningen 102:1609. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Time trends in population cholesterol levels 1986-2004: influence of lipid-lowering drugs, obesity, smoking and educational level. The northern Sweden MONICA study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 260:551-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Proinsulin, intact insulin, and fibrinolytic variables and fibrinogen in healthy subjects. A population study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Luleå Hospital, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 20:1252-5. 1997

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Publications72

  1. pmc The impact of diabetes on coronary heart disease differs from that on ischaemic stroke with regard to the gender
    Marjukka Hyvärinen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:17. 2009
    ..To study the diabetes related CVD risk between men and women of different ages...
  2. pmc CT60 genotype does not affect CTLA-4 isoform expression despite association to T1D and AITD in northern Sweden
    Sofia Mayans
    Medical and Clinical Genetics, Dept of Medical Biosciences, Umeå University SE 90185 Umeå, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 8:3. 2007
    ..of polymorphisms in the CTLA-4 region to T1D and AITD and to determine whether the CT60 polymorphism affects the expression level ratio of sCTLA-4/flCTLA-4 in our population...
  3. ncbi request reprint No increase in the prevalence of known diabetes between 1986 and 1999 in subjects 25-64 years of age in northern Sweden
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    Diabet Med 19:874-80. 2002
    ..3 to 26.2 and the prevalence of obesity (BMI > or = 30) from 11% to 15%, although this was more distal than central adiposity. Our hypothesis was that this would lead to a higher prevalence of diabetes...
  4. pmc Improved survival in both men and women with diabetes between 1980 and 2004--a cohort study in Sweden
    Mats Eliasson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:32. 2008
    ..In recent US studies mortality in diabetic subjects has decreased over three decades, but only in men. Our aim was to study mortality over time in diabetic subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint [From evidence to clinical recommendations: all together (as in the USA) or a process (as here)?]
    Mats Eliasson
    Statens beredning för medicinsk utvärdering SBU, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:20-1. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and obesity in Northern Sweden: occurrence and risk factors for stroke and myocardial infarction
    Mats Eliasson
    Medicine, Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 61:70-7. 2003
    ..The authors describe the occurrence of diabetes and obesity in the population of Northern Sweden and the role of diabetes in cardiovascular disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of smoking and snus on the prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes amongst men: the northern Sweden MONICA study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 256:101-10. 2004
    ..To explore the effect of smoking and smokeless tobacco, 'snus', on the risk of type 2 diabetes...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Medical controversies--new articles in Lakartidningen. Socratic debates carry the knowledge forward in spite of a fragile scientific basis]
    Mats Eliasson
    Lakartidningen 102:1609. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Time trends in population cholesterol levels 1986-2004: influence of lipid-lowering drugs, obesity, smoking and educational level. The northern Sweden MONICA study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 260:551-9. 2006
    ..To explore time trends in population total cholesterol...
  10. ncbi request reprint Proinsulin, intact insulin, and fibrinolytic variables and fibrinogen in healthy subjects. A population study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Medicine, Luleå Hospital, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 20:1252-5. 1997
    ..As high serum insulin predicts impaired fibrinolysis and proinsulin reacts in most conventional insulin assays, we hypothesized that proinsulin could link low fibrinolytic activity and hyperinsulinemic conditions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chapter 5.2: major public health problems - diabetes
    Mats Eliasson
    Sunderby Hospital, Luleå and Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 67:59-68. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based medicine begins at home. Incentives for better decisions in the clinical everyday]
    M Eliasson
    Sunderby sjukhus, Lulea
    Lakartidningen 97:3860-5. 2000
    ..This clinical question comprises of four parts: Who is the patient? Which is the intervention? What is the comparison? What outcome is relevant to the patient and what are the adverse effects?..
  13. ncbi request reprint [Research results should be freely accessible!-- Case reports demonstrate obstacles to contact with drug industry]
    M Eliasson
    Sunderby sjukhus, Lulea
    Lakartidningen 98:3913-6. 2001
    ..As non-publication of trial results is unethical, we propose agreements between industry and researchers that all studies be prospectively registered and made publicly available...
  14. ncbi request reprint [The systematic review is the foundation of evidence based medicine. One of the most important contributions to clinical medicine of the past decade]
    M Eliasson
    Sunderby sjukhus, Lulea
    Lakartidningen 97:2726-8. 2000
    ..Editors are encouraged to publish systematic reviews after proper critical appraisal, and readers are advised to search for such reviews when in need of guidance on important clinical questions...
  15. doi request reprint The disparity between long-term survival in patients with and without diabetes following a first myocardial infarction did not change between 1989 and 2006: an analysis of 6,776 patients in the Northern Sweden MONICA Study
    M Eliasson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Diabetologia 54:2538-43. 2011
    ..Long-term survival after myocardial infarction (MI) has improved in the population, but data on diabetic patients is lacking. We analysed survival for up to 18 years after a first MI in patients with or without diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Duplicate publication a way of embellishing research results. Unethical misuse which threatens the validity of systematic reviews and meta-analysis]
    M Eliasson
    Sunderby sjukhus, Lulea
    Lakartidningen 97:3454-6. 2000
    ..If manufacturers and researchers not only made all their study data public but also registered trials prospectively these pitfalls could be avoided...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Is an article worthy to be read? Practical guide to the art of critical assessment of a randomized controlled trial]
    M Eliasson
    Sunderby sjukhus, Lulea
    Lakartidningen 97:5897-902. 2000
    ..The conclusions of a well conducted study should be applicable to a broad range of patients and settings...
  18. pmc Signs of dysregulated fibrinolysis precede the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus in a population-based study
    Jenny Hernestål-Boman
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:152. 2012
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Sex-related differences in the associations between hyperleptinemia, insulin resistance and dysfibrinolysis
    Maria A Eriksson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 19:625-32. 2008
    ..001-0.03), and leptin only to reduced tPA activity (P = 0.002). Hyperleptinemia, dysfibrinolysis, insulin sensitivity and androgenicity associate differentially in men and women...
  20. doi request reprint Population-wide changes in reported lifestyle are associated with redistribution of adipose tissue
    Benno Krachler
    Department of Medicine, Kalix Hospital, Kalix, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 37:545-53. 2009
    ..This study estimates the relative importance of time-trends in lifestyle on average waist and hip circumference on a population level...
  21. doi request reprint The disparity in long-term survival after a first stroke in patients with and without diabetes persists: the Northern Sweden MONICA study
    Marie Eriksson
    Department of Statistics, USBE, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:153-60. 2012
    ..We analyzed how differences in long-term survival between diabetic and nondiabetic stroke patients have changed over time, and if differences varied with respect to sex and age...
  22. ncbi request reprint Time trends in symptoms and prehospital delay time in women vs. men with myocardial infarction over a 15-year period. The Northern Sweden MONICA Study
    Rose Marie Isaksson
    The Northern Sweden MONICA myocardial registry, Department of Research, Norrbotten County Council, 971 89 Luleå, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 7:152-8. 2008
    ..Few studies have examined the time between onset of myocardial infarction (MI) symptoms and arrival at hospital (prehospital delay time) and symptoms in men vs. women...
  23. doi request reprint Telomere length is associated with obesity parameters but with a gender difference
    Katarina Nordfjäll
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Pathology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2682-9. 2008
    ..Our data indicate that telomere length is associated with an "obesity-phenotype" but only in women...
  24. pmc Longer pre-hospital delay in first myocardial infarction among patients with diabetes: an analysis of 4266 patients in the northern Sweden MONICA Study
    Karin Hellström Angerud
    Cardiology, Heart Centre and Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:6. 2013
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint TCF7L2 polymorphisms are associated with type 2 diabetes in northern Sweden
    Sofia Mayans
    Division of Medical and Clinical Genetics, Department of Medical Biosciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:342-6. 2007
    ..003; rs7901346, P=0.00002; and rs12255372, P=0.000004) and two SNPs in the family-based (rs7901695, P=0.01 and rs7901346, P=0.04) samples from northern Sweden. This replication strengthens the evidence for involvement of TCF7L2 in T2D...
  26. ncbi request reprint Low level of tissue plasminogen activator activity in non-diabetic patients with a first myocardial infarction
    D Lundblad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 258:13-20. 2005
    ..To explore the role of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) activity and plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 (PAI-1) in survivors of a first myocardial infarction (MI). Insulin and proinsulin were analysed as potential risk factors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Gender-specific links between hepatic 11beta reduction of cortisone and adipokines
    Cecilia Mattsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University Hospital, S 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:887-94. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that the regulation of hepatic preceptor glucocorticoid metabolism is gender-specific and associated with circulating levels of leptin and TNF-alpha receptors and/or sex hormones...
  28. pmc Better long-term survival in young and middle-aged women than in men after a first myocardial infarction between 1985 and 2006. An analysis of 8630 patients in the northern Sweden MONICA study
    Rose Marie Isaksson
    The Northern Sweden MONICA myocardial registry, Department of Research, Norrbotten County Council, Lulea, Sweden
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 11:1. 2011
    ..Our aim was to analyse sex-specific survival of patients for up to 23 years after a first MI in northern Sweden and to describe time trends...
  29. doi request reprint Prevalence of symptoms associated with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Asa Lindholm
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 102:39-43. 2008
    ..To establish the prevalence of symptoms associated with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in a population-based sample of women from Northern Sweden, and to relate symptoms of PCOS to features of metabolic syndrome...
  30. doi request reprint Changes in plasma C-reactive protein and hemostatic factors prior to and after a first myocardial infarction with a median follow-up time of 8 years
    Anna M Thøgersen
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 20:340-6. 2009
    ..A first myocardial infarction did not in this study induce significantly different changes in plasma levels of hs-CRP and hemostatic factors among patients compared with referents during follow-up...
  31. doi request reprint Favorable trends in the incidence and outcome in stroke in nondiabetic and diabetic subjects: findings from the Northern Sweden MONICA Stroke Registry in 1985 to 2003
    Aslak Rautio
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Sweden
    Stroke 39:3137-44. 2008
    ..Little is known about time trends in stroke for subjects with diabetes. The purpose of this study was to compare time trends in incidence, case-fatality and mortality for stroke patients with or without diabetes...
  32. ncbi request reprint High proinsulin levels precede first-ever stroke in a nondiabetic population
    B Lindahl
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Stroke 31:2936-41. 2000
    ..The present study evaluates the associations between first-ever stroke, proinsulin, and insulin...
  33. ncbi request reprint Circulating IGF binding protein-1 is inversely associated with leptin in non-obese men and obese postmenopausal women
    S Soderberg
    Department of Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 144:283-90. 2001
    ..We therefore examined the relationship between leptin, IGF-I, IGFBP-1, insulin and proinsulin in men and women with or without obesity in a population study...
  34. pmc Plasma folate, but not homocysteine, is associated with Apolipoprotein A1 levels in a non-fortified population
    Elisabet Söderström
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Clinical Chemistry, Umea University, 90185 Umea, Sweden
    Lipids Health Dis 12:74. 2013
    ..We wanted to study if tHcy and its major determinants were correlated with Apo A1 levels in a large population without folate fortification...
  35. doi request reprint Older women's prehospital experiences of their first myocardial infarction
    Rose Marie Isaksson
    Northern Sweden MONICA Myocardial Registry, Department of Research, Norrbotten County Council, Lulea, Sweden
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 28:360-9. 2013
    ..Few qualitative studies have been conducted on older women's experiences of myocardial infarction (MI) and, in particular, the time before they seek medical care...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of sibutramine on weight reduction in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Asa Lindholm
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    Fertil Steril 89:1221-8. 2008
    ..To examine the efficacy of sibutramine together with brief lifestyle modification for weight reduction in obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  37. pmc Gender differences in trends of acute myocardial infarction events: the Northern Sweden MONICA study 1985 - 2004
    Dan Lundblad
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:17. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to analyze gender differences in first and recurrent events, case fatality and mortality in myocardial infarction (MI) in Northern Sweden during the 20-year period 1985 - 2004...
  38. ncbi request reprint The decline of smoking in northern Sweden
    Birgitta Stegmayr
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 33:321-4; discussion 243. 2005
    ..2% (CI 1.4-3.4%) by 2004. For the first time snus use is also associated with a decrease in smoking prevalence among women. These patterns of tobacco use have implications for all smoking-dominated societies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Chapter 5.3: major public health problems - overweight and obesity
    Gunnel Bostrom
    National Institute of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 67:69-77. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint [Two years with EBM in Lakartidningen. Clinical research and routine health care closer to each other]
    Lars Werko
    Statens beredning för medicinsk utvärdering SBU, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 99:3478-9, 3482. 2002
  41. doi request reprint Prehospital experiences of older men with a first myocardial infarction: a qualitative analysis within the Northern Sweden MONICA Study
    Rose Marie Isaksson
    The Northern Sweden MONICA myocardial registry, Department of Research, Norrbotten County Council, Lulea, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 25:787-97. 2011
    ..To explore older men's prehospital experiences of their first myocardial infarction (MI)...
  42. pmc Reported food intake and distribution of body fat: a repeated cross-sectional study
    Benno Krachler
    Department of Medicine, Kalix Hospital, Kalix, Sweden
    Nutr J 5:34. 2006
    ..This study investigates the relative importance of individual food items for time trends in waist circumference (WC) and hip circumference (HC) on a population level...
  43. ncbi request reprint Assessment of toe blood pressure is an effective screening method to identify diabetes patients with lower extremity arterial disease
    David Sahli
    Department of Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Angiology 55:641-51. 2004
    ..Ankle blood pressure and indices alone are less efficient, owing probably to medial sclerosis in diabetic patients. Up to 30% of diabetic patients with no ischemic symptoms may have signs of impaired arterial circulation...
  44. doi request reprint Long-term stability of fibrinolytic factors stored at -80 degrees C
    Jenny Hernestål-Boman
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Thromb Res 125:451-6. 2010
    ..The reagent kits are continually modified for better precision and accuracy. Our hypothesis was that epidemiological studies are affected by long-term storage and/or modifications of reagent kits...
  45. ncbi request reprint Linkage but not association of calpain-10 to type 2 diabetes replicated in northern Sweden
    Elisabet Einarsdottir
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Division of Medical and Clinical Genetics, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Diabetes 55:1879-83. 2006
    ..In contrast, no evidence in support of association to the previously identified single nucleotide polymorphisms in the calpain-10 gene was observed in a case-control cohort derived from the same population...
  46. ncbi request reprint Is moist snuff use associated with excess risk of IHD or stroke? A longitudinal follow-up of snuff users in Sweden
    Bengt Haglund
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:618-22. 2007
    ..The potential risks of Swedish moist snuff (snus) are debated and studies have shown diverging results...
  47. doi request reprint Quality of life and cost-effectiveness of a 3-year trial of lifestyle intervention in primary health care
    Margareta K Eriksson
    Björknäs Health Care Center, Idrottsgatan 3, 961 64 Boden, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 170:1470-9. 2010
    ..We investigated the impact of a primary health care-based lifestyle intervention program on QOL and cost-effectiveness over 3 years...
  48. pmc A 3-year randomized trial of lifestyle intervention for cardiovascular risk reduction in the primary care setting: the Swedish Björknäs study
    Margareta K Eriksson
    Björknäs Primary Health Care Centre, Boden, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 4:e5195. 2009
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Tissue plasminogen activator and plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 in obese and lean patients with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Asa Lindholm
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Gynecol Endocrinol 26:743-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 (PAI-1) activity and tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) mass concentration between patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and control subjects...
  50. doi request reprint Increased abdominal obesity, adverse psychosocial factors and shorter telomere length in subjects reporting early ageing; the MONICA Northern Sweden Study
    K Nordfjäll
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Pathology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 36:744-52. 2008
    ..Self-perceived early ageing (SEA) might be a useful indicator of early biological ageing and increased mortality risk. The aim of this population-based study was to identify markers of SEA, including telomere length...
  51. ncbi request reprint A strong association between biologically active testosterone and leptin in non-obese men and women is lost with increasing (central) adiposity
    S Soderberg
    Department of Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:98-105. 2001
    ..In the present study we have characterized the relationship between biologically active testosterone and leptin after careful stratification for gender and adiposity...
  52. ncbi request reprint The association between leptin and proinsulin is lost with central obesity
    S Soderberg
    Department of Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 252:140-8. 2002
    ..We therefore examined this association in men versus women and in pre- versus postmenopausal women from a population-based sample...
  53. ncbi request reprint Favourable trends in the incidence and outcome of myocardial infarction in nondiabetic, but not in diabetic, subjects: findings from the MONICA myocardial infarction registry in northern Sweden in 1989-2000
    A Rautio
    Department of Medicine, Sunderby Hospital, Lulea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 258:369-77. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare time trends in incidence, case fatality and mortality due to myocardial infarction (MI) in patients with or without diabetes...
  54. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin levels are associated with abnormal fibrinolysis in men and postmenopausal women
    S Soderberg
    Department of Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Sweden
    J Intern Med 245:533-43. 1999
    ..This indicates that leptin may be an important link in metabolic consequences of the insulin resistance syndrome. Whether this includes abnormalities in fibrinolysis has not been studied...
  55. doi request reprint Plasma folate and total homocysteine levels are associated with the risk of myocardial infarction, independently of each other and of renal function
    B Van Guelpen
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Umea University, Umea, Sweeden
    J Intern Med 266:182-95. 2009
    ..To investigate the relationship between plasma folate, vitamin B12 and total homocysteine concentrations, dietary intake of folate and vitamins B12, B6 and B2, and the risk of first acute myocardial infarction (MI)...
  56. doi request reprint Differences in cardiovascular risk factors and socioeconomic status do not explain the increased risk of death after a first stroke in diabetic patients: results from the Swedish Stroke Register
    Marie Eriksson
    Department of Statistics, Umeå School of Business and Economics, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Diabetologia 56:2181-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesised that differences in cardiovascular risk factors, acute stroke management or socioeconomic status (SES) could explain the higher risk of death after stroke in diabetic patients...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Collective subscription or no? Reflections from international medical press]
    Mats Eliasson
    Medicinska kliniken, Sunderby sjukhus, Lulea
    Lakartidningen 102:1865-6. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint The risk of myocardial infarction and sudden cardiac death amongst snuff users with or without a previous history of smoking
    P Wennberg
    Bureå Health Centre, Department of Medicine Geriatric, Skellefteå County Hospital, Skellefteå, and Public Health and Clinical Medicine, University of Umea, Umea, Sweden
    J Intern Med 262:360-7. 2007
    ..To investigate the risk of a first myocardial infarction (MI) and sudden cardiac death (SCD) amongst male snuff users...
  59. ncbi request reprint Tissue-specific changes in peripheral cortisol metabolism in obese women: increased adipose 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 activity
    Eva Rask
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden 90185
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:3330-6. 2002
    ..Increased inactivation of cortisol in liver may be responsible for compensatory activation of the HPA axis. These alterations in cortisol metabolism may be a basis for novel therapeutic strategies to reduce obesity-related complications...
  60. doi request reprint Consumption of filtered and boiled coffee and the risk of first acute myocardial infarction; a nested case/referent study
    L M Nilsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Nutritional Research, Umea University, SE 90185 Umeå, Sweden
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:527-35. 2010
    ..The aim of the present nested case-referent study was to relate consumption of filtered and boiled coffee to the risk of first MI...
  61. ncbi request reprint [What the MONICA project has taught us about cardiovascular diseases--society, public health and health care]
    Kjell Asplund
    Socialstyrelsen, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 103:3006-11. 2006
  62. doi request reprint Trends in obesity and its distribution: data from the Northern Sweden MONICA Survey, 1986-2004
    Mikael Lilja
    The Research and Development Unit, Jamtland County Council, Ostersund, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1120-8. 2008
    ..Obesity, especially abdominal, is a risk factor for many diseases. This study explored trends in the prevalence of general and abdominal obesity, 1986-2004, in northern Sweden...
  63. doi request reprint Underweight, overweight and obesity as risk factors for mortality and hospitalization
    Gunilla Ringbäck Weitoft
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm
    Scand J Public Health 36:169-76. 2008
    ..5), overweight people (BMI 25 to <30), obese people (BMI> or =30), and those with normal weights (BMI 18.5 to <25)...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Lakartidningen's scrutiny routines--equal to the heavies. The peer review system and the expert editorial staff guarantee scientific quality]
    Josef Milerad
    Lakartidningen 100:3934-6. 2003
  65. ncbi request reprint Quantitative measurement of carotid atherosclerosis in relation to levels of von Willebrand factor and fibrinolytic variables in plasma--a 2-year follow-up study
    Torbjörn K Nilsson
    Dept of Clinical Chemistry, Umea University Hospital, London, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Risk 9:215-21. 2002
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint [Good science does not sell easily. Lakartidningen's ambition level must be adapted to already existing international demands]
    Josef Milerad
    Lakartidningen 99:5166-7. 2002
  67. ncbi request reprint [Insufficient evidence for the need of screening and treatment of subclinical thyroid function disorders. Evidence-based analysis]
    Goran Lindstedt
    Klinisk kemi, Sahlgrenska akademin, Göteborgs Universitet
    Lakartidningen 102:30-2, 35. 2005
  68. ncbi request reprint [Lakartidningen focuses on clinical research and medical education]
    Anders Hakansson
    Samhällsmedicinska institutionen, Lunds universitet
    Lakartidningen 101:3046-7. 2004
  69. ncbi request reprint [Where is the evidence concerning the effect of psychotherapy in fatigue depression?]
    Mats Eliasson
    Lakartidningen 99:952. 2002
  70. ncbi request reprint [Health economics play more and more important role in health care prioritization. Better utilization of the meager health care resources is the goal]
    Per Carlsson
    Centrum för utvärdering av medicinsk teknologi CMT, Institutionen för hälsa och samhälle, Linkopings Universitet
    Lakartidningen 103:3617-20, 3622-3. 2006
  71. ncbi request reprint [More stringent requirements concerning manuscripts. Declarations of potential connections and conflicts of interest published in the Lakartidningen]
    Josef Milerad
    Lakartidningen 99:1662-3. 2002
  72. ncbi request reprint [The ABC of medicine in the Lakartidningen--with focus on practical management]
    Barbro Friden
    Lakartidningen 101:1984. 2004