Johan Arnlov

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Serum cathepsin S is associated with decreased insulin sensitivity and the development of type 2 diabetes in a community-based cohort of elderly men
    Elisabeth Jobs
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 36:163-5. 2013
  2. pmc Diminished renal function and the incidence of heart failure
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, and the Department of Health and Social Sciences, Högskolan Dalarna, Falun, Sweden
    Curr Cardiol Rev 5:223-7. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Several factors associated with the insulin resistance syndrome are predictors of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in a male population after 20 years of follow-up
    J Arnlov
    Departments of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am Heart J 142:720-4. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Serum and dietary beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol and incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in a community-based study of Swedish men: report from the Uppsala Longitudinal Study of Adult Men (ULSAM) study
    J Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetologia 52:97-105. 2009
  5. pmc Impact of BMI and the metabolic syndrome on the risk of diabetes in middle-aged men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 34:61-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Impact of body mass index and the metabolic syndrome on the risk of cardiovascular disease and death in middle-aged men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Circulation 121:230-6. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint hUNC-93B1, a novel gene mainly expressed in the heart, is related to left ventricular diastolic function, heart failure morbidity and mortality in elderly men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, PO Box 609, S 75125 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:958-65. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance, dietary fat intake and blood pressure predict left ventricular diastolic function 20 years later
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 15:242-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A Doppler-derived index of combined left ventricular systolic and diastolic function is an independent predictor of cardiovascular mortality in elderly men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am Heart J 149:902-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Myocardial performance index, a Doppler-derived index of global left ventricular function, predicts congestive heart failure in elderly men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 25:2220-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. pmc Serum cathepsin S is associated with decreased insulin sensitivity and the development of type 2 diabetes in a community-based cohort of elderly men
    Elisabeth Jobs
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 36:163-5. 2013
    ..To investigate associations between serum cathepsin S, impaired insulin sensitivity, defective insulin secretion, and diabetes risk in a community-based sample of elderly men without diabetes...
  2. pmc Diminished renal function and the incidence of heart failure
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, and the Department of Health and Social Sciences, Högskolan Dalarna, Falun, Sweden
    Curr Cardiol Rev 5:223-7. 2009
    ..This review will also put forward important areas of future research in this field...
  3. ncbi request reprint Several factors associated with the insulin resistance syndrome are predictors of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in a male population after 20 years of follow-up
    J Arnlov
    Departments of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am Heart J 142:720-4. 2001
    ..The epidemiologic data on heart failure are scarce. This study aimed at identifying predictors of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in a cohort of middle-aged men with a 20-year follow-up...
  4. doi request reprint Serum and dietary beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol and incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in a community-based study of Swedish men: report from the Uppsala Longitudinal Study of Adult Men (ULSAM) study
    J Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetologia 52:97-105. 2009
    ..To investigate the association of serum concentrations and dietary intake of beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol with type 2 diabetes incidence...
  5. pmc Impact of BMI and the metabolic syndrome on the risk of diabetes in middle-aged men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 34:61-5. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate associations between combinations of BMI categories and metabolic syndrome and risk of type 2 diabetes in middle-aged men...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of body mass index and the metabolic syndrome on the risk of cardiovascular disease and death in middle-aged men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Circulation 121:230-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate associations between combinations of body mass index (BMI) categories and metabolic syndrome (MetS) and the risk of cardiovascular disease and death in middle-aged men...
  7. ncbi request reprint hUNC-93B1, a novel gene mainly expressed in the heart, is related to left ventricular diastolic function, heart failure morbidity and mortality in elderly men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, PO Box 609, S 75125 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:958-65. 2005
    ..The hUNC-93B1 gene has the highest expression in the heart. We aimed to explore relationships between the hUNC-93B1 gene and cardiac function, morbidity and mortality in elderly men...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance, dietary fat intake and blood pressure predict left ventricular diastolic function 20 years later
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 15:242-9. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A Doppler-derived index of combined left ventricular systolic and diastolic function is an independent predictor of cardiovascular mortality in elderly men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am Heart J 149:902-7. 2005
    ..The novel myocardial performance index (MPI, also denoted as Tei-Doppler index) has been suggested to reflect both left ventricular (LV) systolic and diastolic function...
  10. ncbi request reprint Myocardial performance index, a Doppler-derived index of global left ventricular function, predicts congestive heart failure in elderly men
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 25:2220-5. 2004
    ..Myocardial performance index (MPI, also denoted TEI-Doppler index) reflects both left ventricular (LV) systolic and diastolic function...
  11. pmc Serum FGF23 and risk of cardiovascular events in relation to mineral metabolism and cardiovascular pathology
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:781-6. 2013
    ..This study tested whether this association is independent of mineral metabolism and indices of subclinical cardiovascular pathology...
  12. pmc Inflammation, oxidative stress, glomerular filtration rate, and albuminuria in elderly men: a cross-sectional study
    Elisabet Nerpin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, SE 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 5:537. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Plasma parathyroid hormone and the risk of cardiovascular mortality in the community
    Emil Hagström
    Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Circulation 119:2765-71. 2009
    ..However, data on the prospective association between circulating PTH levels and cardiovascular mortality in the community are lacking...
  14. doi request reprint Use of multiple biomarkers to improve the prediction of death from cardiovascular causes
    Bjorn Zethelius
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    N Engl J Med 358:2107-16. 2008
    ..The incremental usefulness of adding multiple biomarkers from different disease pathways for predicting the risk of death from cardiovascular causes has not, to our knowledge, been evaluated among the elderly...
  15. pmc Insulin sensitivity measured with euglycemic clamp is independently associated with glomerular filtration rate in a community-based cohort
    Elisabet Nerpin
    Department of Health and Social Sciences, Högskolan Dalarna, Falun, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 31:1550-5. 2008
    ..To investigate the association between insulin sensitivity and glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in the community, with prespecified subgroup analyses in normoglycemic individuals with normal GFR...
  16. ncbi request reprint Serum selenium predicts levels of F2-isoprostanes and prostaglandin F2alpha in a 27 year follow-up study of Swedish men
    Johanna Helmersson
    Clinical Nutrition Research Geriatrics, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Free Radic Res 39:763-70. 2005
    ..The associations between Se, oxidative stress and inflammation, respectively, might be related to the proposed cardiovascular protective property of Se...
  17. doi request reprint Association between serum cathepsin S and mortality in older adults
    Elisabeth Jobs
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    JAMA 306:1113-21. 2011
    ..However, prospective data concerning a potential association between circulating cathepsin S levels and mortality are lacking...
  18. ncbi request reprint Long-term predictors of insulin resistance: role of lifestyle and metabolic factors in middle-aged men
    Ulf Riserus
    Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala Science Park, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 30:2928-33. 2007
    ..Few researchers have measured insulin sensitivity directly and compared different metabolic and lifestyle predictors in a large population...
  19. ncbi request reprint The Doppler-derived myocardial performance index is determined by both left ventricular systolic and diastolic function as well as by afterload and left ventricular mass
    Lars Lind
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Echocardiography 22:211-6. 2005
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) is associated with mortality in a community-based cohort of older Swedish men
    Johanna Helmersson-Karlqvist
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 227:408-13. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Plasma vitamin D and mortality in older men: a community-based prospective cohort study
    Karl Michaelsson
    Department of Surgical Sciences and Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:841-8. 2010
    ..Vitamin D status is known to be important for bone health but may also affect the development of several chronic diseases, including cancer and cardiovascular diseases, which are 2 major causes of death...
  22. doi request reprint The combined contribution of albuminuria and glomerular filtration rate to the prediction of cardiovascular mortality in elderly men
    Elisabet Nerpin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:2820-7. 2011
    ..Yet, data on whether the combined addition of albuminuria and estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) improves cardiovascular risk prediction in individuals without CVD in the community is scarce...
  23. doi request reprint Association between circulating endostatin, hypertension duration, and hypertensive target-organ damage
    Axel C Carlsson
    Centre for Family Medicine, Alfred Nobels alle 12, 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden or Johan Ärnlöv, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala Science Park, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden E mail
    Hypertension 62:1146-51. 2013
    ..Further studies are warranted to assess the prognostic role of endostatin in individuals with hypertension...
  24. doi request reprint Higher fibroblast growth factor-23 increases the risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the community
    Johan Arnlov
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Section of Geriatrics Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Kidney Int 83:160-6. 2013
    ..Thus, a higher FGF23 level is associated with an increased cardiovascular mortality risk in the community. Clinical trials are needed to determine whether FGF23 is a modifiable risk factor...
  25. doi request reprint Plasma parathyroid hormone and risk of congestive heart failure in the community
    Emil Hagström
    Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:1186-92. 2010
    ..Moreover, increasing PTH is associated with worse prognosis in patients with overt HF. However, the association between PTH and the development HF in the community has not been reported...
  26. ncbi request reprint Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and fracture risk in a community-based cohort of elderly men in Sweden
    Hakan Melhus
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2637-45. 2010
    ..Blood levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] is the generally accepted indicator of vitamin D status, but no universal reference level has been reached...
  27. doi request reprint Cardiac troponin-I and risk of heart failure: a community-based cohort study
    Johan Sundstrom
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 30:773-81. 2009
    ..We examined if circulating levels of cardiac troponin-I (cTnI) predict subsequent heart failure in the community...
  28. ncbi request reprint Low-grade albuminuria and the incidence of heart failure in a community-based cohort of elderly men
    Erik Ingelsson
    Section of Geriatrics, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur Heart J 28:1739-45. 2007
    ..To investigate associations of urinary albumin excretion rate (UAER) and heart failure (HF) incidence in a community-based sample...
  29. pmc Biomarkers of extracellular matrix metabolism (MMP-9 and TIMP-1) and risk of stroke, myocardial infarction, and cause-specific mortality: cohort study
    Jonas Hansson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e16185. 2011
    ..An altered extracellular matrix metabolism has been implicated in a variety of diseases. We investigated relations of serum levels of MMP-9 and TIMP-1 to mortality risk from an etiological perspective...
  30. ncbi request reprint Novel metabolic risk factors for heart failure
    Erik Ingelsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:2054-60. 2005
    ..Our objectives were to explore novel metabolic risk factors for development of heart failure (HF)...
  31. doi request reprint Seemingly healthy 71-year-old men with minor elevations of cardiac troponin I and at risk of premature death in CVD have elevated levels of NT-proBNP: report from the ULSAM study
    Per Venge
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:418-24. 2009
    ..Previous findings identifying a group of seemingly healthy elderly men with very minor elevations of cTnI have shown that these men were at risk of premature cardiovascular death...
  32. doi request reprint Association between glomerular filtration rate and endothelial function in an elderly community cohort
    Elisabet Nerpin
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 224:242-6. 2012
    ..However, the association between glomerular filtration rate and endothelial function in the community is unclear and needs to be investigated in the general population...
  33. doi request reprint Plasma beta amyloid and the risk of Alzheimer disease and dementia in elderly men: a prospective, population-based cohort study
    Johan Sundelöf
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Geriatrics, Uppsala Science Park, Dag Hammarskölds väg 14B, Uppsala, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 65:256-63. 2008
    ..Beta amyloid (Abeta) protein accumulates in the brains of individuals with Alzheimer disease (AD) and is detectable in cerebrospinal fluid and plasma...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diurnal blood pressure pattern and risk of congestive heart failure
    Erik Ingelsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    JAMA 295:2859-66. 2006
    ..High blood pressure is the most important risk factor for congestive heart failure (CHF) at a population level, but the relationship of an altered diurnal blood pressure pattern to risk of subsequent CHF is unknown...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effects of cis-9,trans-11 conjugated linoleic acid supplementation on insulin sensitivity, lipid peroxidation, and proinflammatory markers in obese men
    Ulf Riserus
    Clinical Nutrition Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Box 609, 75125 Uppsala, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:279-83. 2004
    ..Because c9,t11 CLA is the predominant CLA isomer in foods and is included in dietary weight-loss products, it is important to conduct randomized controlled studies that use c9,t11 CLA preparations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbances independently predict heart failure in overweight middle-aged men
    Erik Ingelsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:184-90. 2007
    ..Sleep disturbances are associated with manifest heart failure (HF). However, the relationship between sleep disturbances and incident HF has been less studied...
  37. doi request reprint Serum endostatin and risk of mortality in the elderly: findings from 2 community-based cohorts
    Johan Arnlov
    From the Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Section of Geriatrics J Ä, Department of Medical Sciences, Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden E I, J Ä Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden A L, J S, L L School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden J Ä and Department of Surgery, Umea University, Umea, Sweden T R
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 33:2689-95. 2013
    ..Prospective data concerning the relation between circulating endostatin and mortality are lacking. Accordingly, we aimed to study associations between circulating endostatin and mortality risk...
  38. ncbi request reprint Sagittal abdominal diameter is a strong anthropometric marker of insulin resistance and hyperproinsulinemia in obese men
    Ulf Riserus
    Clinical Nutrition Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 27:2041-6. 2004
    ..Sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD) or "supine abdominal height" is a simple anthropometric measure previously shown to predict mortality in men, but its association with insulin resistance and hyperproinsulinemia is unknown...
  39. doi request reprint Serum fatty acid composition and insulin resistance are independently associated with liver fat markers in elderly men
    Helena Petersson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 87:379-84. 2010
    ..To investigate the relationships of serum fatty acid (FA) composition and estimated desaturase activities with the liver fat marker alanine aminotransferase (ALT)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and risk of congestive heart failure
    Erik Ingelsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    JAMA 294:334-41. 2005
    ..Diabetes and obesity are established risk factors for congestive heart failure (CHF) and are both associated with insulin resistance...
  41. ncbi request reprint Smokeless tobacco (snus) and risk of heart failure: results from two Swedish cohorts
    Gabriel Arefalk
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1120-7. 2012
    ..Oral moist snuff (snus) is discussed as a safer alternative to smoking, and its use is increasing. Based on its documented effect on blood pressure, we hypothesized that use of snus increases the risk of heart failure...
  42. doi request reprint A detailed cardiovascular characterization of obesity without the metabolic syndrome
    Lars Lind
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 31:e27-34. 2011
    ..To investigate the basis for that increased risk, we studied the impact of obesity without MetS on multiple markers of subclinical CV disease...
  43. ncbi request reprint Inflammation, as measured by the erythrocyte sedimentation rate, is an independent predictor for the development of heart failure
    Erik Ingelsson
    Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1802-6. 2005
    ..Our objective was to explore inflammation, measured as erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR), as a predictor for the development of heart failure (HF)...
  44. pmc Intake and serum concentrations of α-tocopherol in relation to fractures in elderly women and men: 2 cohort studies
    Karl Michaelsson
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Orthopedics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden KM and LB the Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden AW the School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden JÄ the Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden JÄ and the Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Pharmacology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden HM
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:107-14. 2014
    ..A reduction in the formation of free radicals and oxidative stress might reduce the rate of bone loss and muscle wasting...
  45. ncbi request reprint Plasma-parathyroid hormone is associated with subclinical and clinical atherosclerotic disease in 2 community-based cohorts
    Emil Hagström
    From the Uppsala Clinical Research Center E H, E I, J S, J A, Departments of Radiology T H, H A, L J and Medical Sciences E H, J A, E I, J S, L L, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden and the School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden J Ä
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 34:1567-73. 2014
    ..However, data on the associations between circulating PTH and peripheral atherosclerosis are limited...
  46. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic factors as predictors of incident heart failure
    Erik Ingelsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Card Fail 12:540-5. 2006
    ..Further, it is unknown if these factors predict incident HF independently of myocardial infarction and other established risk factors for HF...
  47. pmc Soluble TNF receptors and kidney dysfunction in the elderly
    Axel C Carlsson
    Centre for Family Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden Department of Medical Sciences, Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Am Soc Nephrol 25:1313-20. 2014
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Supplementation with conjugated linoleic acid causes isomer-dependent oxidative stress and elevated C-reactive protein: a potential link to fatty acid-induced insulin resistance
    Ulf Riserus
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Circulation 106:1925-9. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether CLA has isomer-specific effects on oxidative stress or inflammatory biomarkers and to investigate the relationship between these factors and induced insulin resistance...
  49. ncbi request reprint Kidney injury molecule (KIM)-1 is associated with insulin resistance: Results from two community-based studies of elderly individuals
    Axel C Carlsson
    Centre for Family Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden Department of Medical Sciences, Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Electronic address
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 103:516-21. 2014
    ..The role of insulin resistance in the development of kidney tubular damage is not previously reported. Thus, we aimed to investigate the associations between insulin sensitivity (assessed by HOMA) and urinary KIM-1...
  50. doi request reprint The effects of antihypertensive treatment on the doppler-derived myocardial performance index in patients with hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy: results from the Swedish irbesartan in left ventricular hypertrophy investigation versus atenolol (SI
    Stefan Liljedahl
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Echocardiography 26:753-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the effects of antihypertensive treatment on the Doppler-derived myocardial performance index (MPI) in patients with hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy...
  51. ncbi request reprint The validity of a diagnosis of heart failure in a hospital discharge register
    Erik Ingelsson
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Box 609, SE 75125 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:787-91. 2005
    ..The accuracy of a diagnosis of heart failure (HF) in hospital discharge registers is largely unknown. We aimed to determine the validity of such a diagnosis in the Swedish hospital discharge register...
  52. ncbi request reprint Metabolic risk factors for stroke and transient ischemic attacks in middle-aged men: a community-based study with long-term follow-up
    Bernice Wiberg
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala Science Park, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Stroke 37:2898-903. 2006
    ..We investigated relations of a comprehensive panel of baseline lipometabolic and glucometabolic variables to incident fatal and nonfatal stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), and stroke subtypes...
  53. doi request reprint Day-to-day variation of urinary NGAL and rational for creatinine correction
    Johanna Helmersson-Karlqvist
    Department of Medical Sciences Clinical Chemistry, Uppsala University, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Biochem 46:70-2. 2013
    ..The aim was to study the biological variation of U-NGAL in healthy subjects and the rational for urinary creatinine (U-Cr) correction in two different study samples...
  54. doi request reprint Interplay of overweight and insulin resistance on hypertension development
    Per Lytsy
    aDepartment of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University bDepartment of Medical Sciences, Molecular Epidemiology and Science for Life Laboratory, Uppsala University cDepartment of Public Health and Caring Sciences Geriatrics, Uppsala University, Uppsala dDepartment of Health and Social Sciences, Högskolan Dalarna, Falun, Sweden
    J Hypertens 32:834-9. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate in a whites sample if overweight or obese persons without insulin resistance are at risk of developing hypertension or blood pressure progression...
  55. ncbi request reprint Increased urinary cystatin C indicated higher risk of cardiovascular death in a community cohort
    Johanna Helmersson-Karlqvist
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 234:108-13. 2014
    ..Chronic kidney disease is an important cardiovascular risk factor, however it is not known if u-CysC is a risk marker for cardiovascular death...
  56. doi request reprint Hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype is associated with decreased insulin sensitivity and incident diabetes in elderly men
    Axel C Carlsson
    Center for Family Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences Section of Geriatrics Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:526-9. 2014
    ....
  57. pmc Clinical Correlates of Insulin Sensitivity and Its Association with Mortality among Men with CKD Stages 3 and 4
    Hong Xu
    Divisions of Renal Medicine and Baxter Novum, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Nephrology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science, Beijing, China, Division of Nephrology, Peking University Shenzhen Hospital, Peking University, Shenzhen, China, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, and, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:690-7. 2014
    ..CKD patients have impaired insulin sensitivity, but the clinical correlates and outcome associations of impaired insulin sensitivity in this vulnerable population are not well defined...