Helga Zoega

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A population-based study of stimulant drug treatment of ADHD and academic progress in children
    Helga Zoega
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Pediatrics 130:e53-62. 2012
  2. pmc Age, academic performance, and stimulant prescribing for ADHD: a nationwide cohort study
    Helga Zoega
    Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatrics 130:1012-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Rofecoxib, but not celecoxib, increases the risk of thromboembolic cardiovascular events in young adults-a nationwide registry-based study
    Bjorn Gudbjornsson
    Centre for Rheumatology Research, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:619-25. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Psychotropic drug use among Icelandic children: a nationwide population-based study
    Helga Zoega
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:757-64. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide and particle matter levels associated with increased dispensing of anti-asthma drugs in Iceland's capital
    Hanne Krage Carlsen
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Stapi v Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Res 113:33-9. 2012
  6. pmc Association of air pollution and use of glyceryl trinitrate against angina pectoris: a population-based case-crossover study
    Ragnhildur Gudrun Finnbjornsdottir
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Health 12:38. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint A population-based study of stimulant drug treatment of ADHD and academic progress in children
    Helga Zoega
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Pediatrics 130:e53-62. 2012
    ..We evaluated the hypothesis that later start of stimulant treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder adversely affects academic progress in mathematics and language arts among 9- to 12-year-old children...
  2. pmc Age, academic performance, and stimulant prescribing for ADHD: a nationwide cohort study
    Helga Zoega
    Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatrics 130:1012-8. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether younger age in class is associated with poorer academic performance and an increased risk of being prescribed stimulants for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  3. doi request reprint Rofecoxib, but not celecoxib, increases the risk of thromboembolic cardiovascular events in young adults-a nationwide registry-based study
    Bjorn Gudbjornsson
    Centre for Rheumatology Research, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:619-25. 2010
    ..To examine the risk of thromboembolic cardiovascular events in users of coxibs and NSAIDs in a nationwide cohort...
  4. doi request reprint Psychotropic drug use among Icelandic children: a nationwide population-based study
    Helga Zoega
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:757-64. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate psychotropic drug use among children in Iceland between 2003 and 2007...
  5. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide and particle matter levels associated with increased dispensing of anti-asthma drugs in Iceland's capital
    Hanne Krage Carlsen
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Stapi v Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Res 113:33-9. 2012
    ..Respiratory health effects of exposure to PM and traffic pollutants are well documented, yet this is one of the first studies to investigate short-term health effects of ambient H2S exposure...
  6. pmc Association of air pollution and use of glyceryl trinitrate against angina pectoris: a population-based case-crossover study
    Ragnhildur Gudrun Finnbjornsdottir
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Health 12:38. 2013
    ..The aim was to study the association of concentrations of NO2, O3, PM10, and H2S in the Reykjavik capital area with the dispensing of anti-angina pectoris medication, glyceryl trinitrate to the inhabitants...