Peter Garvin

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Pooling ambulatory saliva cortisol samples over consecutive days - as reliable as arithmetic means
    Peter Garvin
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 68:508-12. 2008
  3. pmc Psychological Resources Are Independently Associated with Markers of Inflammation in a Middle-Aged Community Sample
    Ina Marteinsdottir
    Division of Neuro and Inflammation Sciences, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, 581 83, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 23:611-20. 2016
  4. pmc Plasma Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Levels Predict First-Time Coronary Heart Disease: An 8-Year Follow-Up of a Community-Based Middle Aged Population
    Peter Garvin
    Unit of Research and Development in Local Health Care, County of Ostergotland, Linkoping, Sweden Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping Sweden
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138290. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Plasma levels of matrix metalloproteinase-9 are independently associated with psychosocial factors in a middle-aged normal population
    Peter Garvin
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, Linköping 581 83, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 71:292-300. 2009
  6. pmc Psychological resources are associated with reduced incidence of coronary heart disease. An 8-year follow-up of a community-based Swedish sample
    Oskar Lundgren
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, 595 83, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 22:77-84. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Exploring trends in and determinants of educational inequalities in self-rated health
    Fredrik Granström
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Centre for Clinical Research Sörmland, Uppsala University, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 43:677-86. 2015
  8. pmc The joint subclinical elevation of CRP and IL-6 is associated with lower health-related quality of life in comparison with no elevation or elevation of only one of the biomarkers
    Peter Garvin
    Unit of Research and Development in Local Health Care FoU enheten för Närsjukvården i Östegötland, County of Ostergotland, 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 25:213-21. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in outpatient healthcare utilisation are mainly seen for musculoskeletal problems in groups with poor self-rated health
    Margareta Kristenson
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 39:805-12. 2011

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Publications9

  1. 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)...
  2. doi request reprint Pooling ambulatory saliva cortisol samples over consecutive days - as reliable as arithmetic means
    Peter Garvin
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 68:508-12. 2008
    ..This study aimed at testing whether one pooled cortisol value over three consecutive days is as reliable as using the arithmetic mean of the samples from the same measure points...
  3. pmc Psychological Resources Are Independently Associated with Markers of Inflammation in a Middle-Aged Community Sample
    Ina Marteinsdottir
    Division of Neuro and Inflammation Sciences, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, 581 83, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 23:611-20. 2016
    ..To elucidate possible independent associations of psychological resources with inflammatory markers, all linked with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  4. pmc Plasma Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Levels Predict First-Time Coronary Heart Disease: An 8-Year Follow-Up of a Community-Based Middle Aged Population
    Peter Garvin
    Unit of Research and Development in Local Health Care, County of Ostergotland, Linkoping, Sweden Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping Sweden
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138290. 2015
    ..As of today, there are four published studies which have measured MMP-9 in serum and none using plasma. Measures of MMP-9 in serum have been suggested to have more flaws than measures in plasma...
  5. doi request reprint Plasma levels of matrix metalloproteinase-9 are independently associated with psychosocial factors in a middle-aged normal population
    Peter Garvin
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, Linköping 581 83, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 71:292-300. 2009
    ..The degrading enzyme MMP-9 is upregulated in inflammatory processes and hypothesized to play a role in the rupture of atherosclerotic plaques...
  6. pmc Psychological resources are associated with reduced incidence of coronary heart disease. An 8-year follow-up of a community-based Swedish sample
    Oskar Lundgren
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Division of Community Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, 595 83, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 22:77-84. 2015
    ..A large number of studies have provided clear evidence for a link between the risk of coronary heart disease and psychological risk factors. Much less attention has been given to the potential protective effect of psychological resources...
  7. doi request reprint Exploring trends in and determinants of educational inequalities in self-rated health
    Fredrik Granström
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Centre for Clinical Research Sörmland, Uppsala University, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 43:677-86. 2015
    ..We examined educational inequalities in SRH in different age groups, and the contribution of selected material, behavioural and psychosocial determinants from 2000 to 2008...
  8. pmc The joint subclinical elevation of CRP and IL-6 is associated with lower health-related quality of life in comparison with no elevation or elevation of only one of the biomarkers
    Peter Garvin
    Unit of Research and Development in Local Health Care FoU enheten för Närsjukvården i Östegötland, County of Ostergotland, 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
    Qual Life Res 25:213-21. 2016
    ..It is, however, unclear whether a joint measure of two inflammatory biomarkers would bring additional information in comparison with evaluation of one inflammatory biomarker...
  9. doi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in outpatient healthcare utilisation are mainly seen for musculoskeletal problems in groups with poor self-rated health
    Margareta Kristenson
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 39:805-12. 2011
    ..To assess whether there are socioeconomic (SES) differences in outpatient visits within groups of comparable morbidity (medical disease and self-rated health) and whether psychosocial factors can explain these differences...