M Kristenson

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a routine hospital setting: feasibility and perceived value
    Preben Bendtsen
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound determined carotid and femoral atherosclerosis in Lithuanian and Swedish men: the LiVicordia study
    M Kristenson
    Department of Health and Environment, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 151:501-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for coronary heart disease in different socioeconomic groups of Lithuania and Sweden--the LiVicordia Study
    M Kristenson
    Department of Environment and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 29:140-50. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Lower serum levels of beta-carotene in Lithuanian men are accompanied by higher urinary excretion of the oxidative DNA adduct, 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine. The LiVicordia study
    Margareta Kristenson
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Nutrition 19:11-5. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychobiological mechanisms of socioeconomic differences in health
    M Kristenson
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linköping 58183, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 58:1511-22. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids may account for higher low-density lipoprotein oxidation susceptibility in Lithuanian compared to Swedish men
    B Ziedén
    Clinical Research Center and Department of Medicine and Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 62:307-14. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Elevated levels of circulating matrix metalloproteinase-9 are associated with a dysregulated cortisol rhythm--A case-control study of coronary artery disease
    A Szymanowski
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:139-43. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Provitamin A carotenoids are independently associated with matrix metalloproteinase-9 in plasma samples from a general population
    M Ryden
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Intern Med 272:371-84. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Impaired cortisol response to acute stressors in patients with coronary disease. Implications for inflammatory activity
    J Nijm
    Department of Medicine, Högland Hospital, Eksjo, and Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Cardiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Intern Med 262:375-84. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Respondent satisfaction regarding SF-36 and EQ-5D, and patients' perspectives concerning health outcome assessment within routine health care
    Evalill Nilsson
    Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 16:1647-54. 2007

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Publications23

  1. pmc Measuring health-related quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a routine hospital setting: feasibility and perceived value
    Preben Bendtsen
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:5. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound determined carotid and femoral atherosclerosis in Lithuanian and Swedish men: the LiVicordia study
    M Kristenson
    Department of Health and Environment, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 151:501-8. 2000
    ..32). These findings show that the higher coronary mortality noted in Lithuanian men goes together with a higher prevalence of early peripheral atherosclerosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for coronary heart disease in different socioeconomic groups of Lithuania and Sweden--the LiVicordia Study
    M Kristenson
    Department of Environment and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 29:140-50. 2001
    ..Whether the same risk factors that characterized Lithuanian men, compared with Swedish men, could be found in low socioeconomic groups within the cities was investigated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lower serum levels of beta-carotene in Lithuanian men are accompanied by higher urinary excretion of the oxidative DNA adduct, 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine. The LiVicordia study
    Margareta Kristenson
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Nutrition 19:11-5. 2003
    ..We examined whether there were differences in urinary 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine (8OHdG), a marker of oxidative stress, between these groups of men...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychobiological mechanisms of socioeconomic differences in health
    M Kristenson
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linköping 58183, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 58:1511-22. 2004
    ..The paper concludes that sustained activation and loss of capacity to respond to a novel stressor could be a cause of the higher risk of illness and disease found among people with lower SES...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids may account for higher low-density lipoprotein oxidation susceptibility in Lithuanian compared to Swedish men
    B Ziedén
    Clinical Research Center and Department of Medicine and Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 62:307-14. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether differences in LDL fatty acid composition could account for the difference in LDL oxidation susceptibility between men in the two countries...
  7. doi request reprint Elevated levels of circulating matrix metalloproteinase-9 are associated with a dysregulated cortisol rhythm--A case-control study of coronary artery disease
    A Szymanowski
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:139-43. 2011
    ..The data indicate that MMP-9 is differently regulated in patients due to a dysfunctional hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis and emphasize the role of MMP-9 as a possible link between stress and cardiovascular disease...
  8. doi request reprint Provitamin A carotenoids are independently associated with matrix metalloproteinase-9 in plasma samples from a general population
    M Ryden
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Intern Med 272:371-84. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Impaired cortisol response to acute stressors in patients with coronary disease. Implications for inflammatory activity
    J Nijm
    Department of Medicine, Högland Hospital, Eksjo, and Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Cardiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Intern Med 262:375-84. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that an altered hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis activity was linked to a disinhibited inflammatory activity in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Respondent satisfaction regarding SF-36 and EQ-5D, and patients' perspectives concerning health outcome assessment within routine health care
    Evalill Nilsson
    Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 16:1647-54. 2007
    ..To investigate respondent satisfaction regarding SF-36 and EQ-5D and patients' perspectives concerning health outcome assessment within routine health care...
  11. doi request reprint Psychosocial status and health related quality of life in relation to the metabolic syndrome in a Swedish middle-aged population
    Gunilla Hollman Frisman
    Department of Medicine and Health, Division of Nursing Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, S 851 85 Linköping, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:207-15. 2009
    ..The Metabolic Syndrome (MS) is a combination of risk factors related to increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Psychosocial factors and stress have been suggested to be important determinants...
  12. ncbi request reprint EQ-5D in a general population survey--a description of the most commonly reported EQ-5D health states using the SF-36
    A Nordlund
    National Centre for Work and Rehabilitation, Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping SE 581 85, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 14:1099-109. 2005
    ..However, within the same level of EQ-5D (i.e., moderate problems) there was a rather large variation of SF-36 scale scores, particularly regarding the EQ-5D item pain/discomfort and the SF-36 scale BP...
  13. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-6 levels in relation to psychosocial factors: studies on serum, saliva, and in vitro production by blood mononuclear cells
    E Sjogren
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Brain Behav Immun 20:270-8. 2006
    ..These data strengthen the argument that IL-6 is involved in mediating the risk for disease development that has been associated with psychosocial factors...
  14. doi request reprint Correlation between rises in Chlamydia pneumoniae-specific antibodies, platelet activation and lipid peroxidation after percutaneous coronary intervention
    H Kälvegren
    Department of Medicine and Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:503-11. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the present results suggest that PCI treatment of coronary stenosis releases C. pneumoniae from the atherosclerotic lesions, which leads to platelet activation and lipid peroxidation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diurnal saliva cortisol levels and relations to psychosocial factors in a population sample of middle-aged Swedish men and women
    Elaine Sjögren
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 13:193-200. 2006
    ..05). Our results support earlier suggestions that the capacity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal-axis to dynamically respond to stress is 1 pathway for observed effects of psychosocial factors regarding risk for disease development...
  16. ncbi request reprint Good self-rated health is related to psychosocial resources and a strong cortisol response to acute stress: the LiVicordia study of middle-aged men
    Margareta Kristenson
    Department of Health and Society, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkping University, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 12:153-60. 2005
    ..27, p = .001). Findings that good SRH related to favorable psychosocial characteristics and to a dynamic cortisol stress response indicate a possible explanation for observed lower risk for disease and death in this state...
  17. ncbi request reprint Can gender differences in psychosocial factors be explained by socioeconomic status?
    Elaine Sjögren
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:59-68. 2006
    ....
  18. pmc Adverse health effects of low levels of perceived control in Swedish and Russian community samples
    Johanna Lundberg
    1Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 7:314. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its risk factors in a middle-aged Swedish population--mainly a function of overweight?
    Gunilla Hollman
    Department of Medicine and Care, Division of Nursing Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 7:21-6. 2008
    ..The prevalence of obesity, one risk factor for developing the metabolic syndrome (MS), has increased during the last decades. It has therefore been assumed that the prevalence of MS would also increase...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does two-year stability for scale scores of psychosocial factors differ by socioeconomic position?
    Johanna Lundberg
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Psychol Rep 105:1009-22. 2009
    ..It is suggested that correction of attenuation bias is relevant in longitudinal studies for psychosocial factors, especially for groups of low socioeconomic position...
  21. pmc Circulating matrix metalloproteinase-9 is associated with cardiovascular risk factors in a middle-aged normal population
    Peter Garvin
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 3:e1774. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse levels of MMP-9 in a population free from symptomatic CAD and investigate their associations with cardiovascular (CV) risk factors, including C-reactive protein (CRP)...
  22. pmc Life span and disability: a cross sectional comparison of Russian and Swedish community based data
    Martin Bobak
    International Centre for Health and Society, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 329:767. 2004
    ..To compare levels of disability (in terms of physical function and self rated health) among middle aged and elderly people in Russia and Sweden, a country with high life expectancy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Role of preexisting disease in patients' perceptions of health-related quality of life after intensive care
    Lotti Orwelius
    Department of Intensive Care, National Centre for Work and Rehabilitation, University University Hospital of Linköping, Sweden
    Crit Care Med 33:1557-64. 2005
    ..To find out how patients perceive their health-related quality of life after they have been treated in an intensive care unit and whether preexisting disease influenced their perception...