Arne Svilaas

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Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and validity of a short food questionnaire for the assessment of dietary habits
    A Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Medical Department, Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 12:60-70. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [The diet of patients with atherosclerotic disease compared with the standard diet in the population]
    A Svilaas
    Medisinsk avdeling, Rikshospitalet, Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 120:2618-24. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint [Prevention of myocardial infarction and stroke with statins]
    Arne Svilaas
    Institutt for klinisk medisin, Universitetet i Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1821. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Lipid lowering treatment patterns and goal attainment in Nordic patients with hyperlipidemia
    Arne Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Department of Medicine, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Scand Cardiovasc J 42:279-87. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Statin therapy for hypertensive patients]
    Arne Svilaas
    Nymoen legekontor, Nymoens Torg 9, 3611 Kongsberg
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:165-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [Treatment goals for blood lipids in high risk patients of atherosclerotic disease]
    A Svilaas
    Lipidklinikken Medisinsk avdeling Rikshospitalet 0027 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:1059-63. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint How well are patients with atherosclerotic disease treated? Secondary prevention in primary care
    A Svilaas
    Nymoen legekontor, Kongsberg, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 18:232-6. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Lipid treatment goals achieved in patients treated with statin drugs in Norwegian general practice
    A Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Medical Department, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 86:1250-3, A6. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Postradiotherapy plasma lutein, alpha-carotene, and beta-carotene are positively associated with survival in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Amrit Kaur Sakhi
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Cancer 62:322-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Post-radiotherapy plasma total glutathione is associated to outcome in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Siv Kjølsrud Bøhn
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, Blindern N 0316, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Lett 238:240-7. 2006

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and validity of a short food questionnaire for the assessment of dietary habits
    A Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Medical Department, Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 12:60-70. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate a short and simple food questionnaire for use in clinical practice that emphasises the intakes of fat, fibre, fruit and vegetables representative of the usual diet of an individual or group...
  2. ncbi request reprint [The diet of patients with atherosclerotic disease compared with the standard diet in the population]
    A Svilaas
    Medisinsk avdeling, Rikshospitalet, Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 120:2618-24. 2000
    ..In the guidelines for follow-up of patients with established atherosclerotic disease, the importance of diet and other life style intervention strategies in reducing cardiovascular risk is emphasised...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Prevention of myocardial infarction and stroke with statins]
    Arne Svilaas
    Institutt for klinisk medisin, Universitetet i Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1821. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Lipid lowering treatment patterns and goal attainment in Nordic patients with hyperlipidemia
    Arne Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Department of Medicine, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Scand Cardiovasc J 42:279-87. 2008
    ..To address this issue in the Nordic countries, we evaluated the published literature on lipid-lowering therapies in preventive cardiology in this region...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Statin therapy for hypertensive patients]
    Arne Svilaas
    Nymoen legekontor, Nymoens Torg 9, 3611 Kongsberg
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:165-6. 2004
    ..The study was designed to evaluate the potential benefits of cholesterol lowering in the primary prevention of coronary heart disease in hypertensive subjects with average and below average levels of serum cholesterol...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Treatment goals for blood lipids in high risk patients of atherosclerotic disease]
    A Svilaas
    Lipidklinikken Medisinsk avdeling Rikshospitalet 0027 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:1059-63. 2001
    ..The results from clinical studies with statins have directed attention to the benefits of risk factor intervention in atherosclerotic disease, and achievement of treatment goals for blood lipids...
  7. ncbi request reprint How well are patients with atherosclerotic disease treated? Secondary prevention in primary care
    A Svilaas
    Nymoen legekontor, Kongsberg, Norway
    Scand J Prim Health Care 18:232-6. 2000
    ..To examine changing trends in the field of secondary prevention of atherosclerotic disease in Norwegian general practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lipid treatment goals achieved in patients treated with statin drugs in Norwegian general practice
    A Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Medical Department, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 86:1250-3, A6. 2000
    ..Statin drug treatment has still not achieved complete acceptance, and titration to recommended target goals is still not used by physicians in Norway...
  9. doi request reprint Postradiotherapy plasma lutein, alpha-carotene, and beta-carotene are positively associated with survival in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Amrit Kaur Sakhi
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nutr Cancer 62:322-8. 2010
    ..Increasing plasma carotenoid concentration should be done by increasing intake of carotenoid-rich fruits and vegetables, as other studies have shown either no or negative effects due to use of carotenoid supplements...
  10. ncbi request reprint Post-radiotherapy plasma total glutathione is associated to outcome in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Siv Kjølsrud Bøhn
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, Blindern N 0316, Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Lett 238:240-7. 2006
    ..Systemic oxidative stress as assessed by low GSH in post-radiotherapy plasma is associated to outcome in HNSCC patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intakes of antioxidants in coffee, wine, and vegetables are correlated with plasma carotenoids in humans
    Arne Svilaas
    Lipid Clinic, Medical Department, Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Nutr 134:562-7. 2004
    ..These data agree with the hypothesis that dietary antioxidants other than the well-known antioxidants contribute to our antioxidant defense. Surprisingly, the single greatest contributor to the total antioxidant intake was coffee...
  12. pmc Comparative effectiveness of antihypertensive medication for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: systematic review and multiple treatments meta-analysis
    Atle Fretheim
    Global Health Unit, Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Med 10:33. 2012
    ..to answer the following research question: What are the relative effects of different classes of antihypertensive drugs in reducing the incidence of cardiovascular disease outcomes for healthy people at risk of cardiovascular disease?..
  13. doi request reprint Dietary counseling is associated with an improved lipid profile in children with familial hypercholesterolemia
    Kristin Torvik
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway The Lipid Clinic, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Atherosclerosis 252:21-7. 2016
    ..The aim of the study was to describe the diet of FH children with respect to fat quality, and to investigate if dietary counseling improved lipid profile...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of folic acid treatment on endothelium-dependent vasodilation and nitric oxide-derived end products in hyperhomocysteinemic subjects
    K B Holven
    Lipid Clinic, University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Med 110:536-42. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Homocysteine appears to induce its atherogenic effect, at least in part, by depressing endothelial function, possibly through nitric oxide-dependent mechanisms. This effect can be reversed by folic acid supplementation...