Sofia Carlsson

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Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Shared genetic influence of BMI, physical activity and type 2 diabetes: a twin study
    S Carlsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 56:1031-5. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of family history of diabetes on incidence and prevalence of latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult: results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health and Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 30:3040-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and mortality: is the association explained by genetic selection?
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 166:255-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Age, overweight and physical inactivity increase the risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: results from the Nord-Trøndelag health study
    S Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 50:55-8. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Smoking and the Risk of LADA: Results From a Swedish Population-Based Case-Control Study
    Bahareh Rasouli
    Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 39:794-800. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Body mass index and mortality: is the association explained by genetic factors?
    Sofia Carlsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 22:98-103. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic effects on physical activity: results from the Swedish Twin Registry
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, and Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1396-401. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sweetened beverage intake and risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) and type 2 diabetes
    Josefin E Löfvenborg
    Institute of Environmental MedicineKarolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 175:605-614. 2016
  9. ncbi request reprint Low physical activity and mortality in women: baseline lifestyle and health as alternative explanations
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Stockholm Centre for Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:480-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint [Skiers in the long-distance ski race invest in their health]
    Sofia Carlsson
    Centrum för folkhälsa, Stockholms läns landsting, och Institutet för miljömedicin, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 104:670-1. 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Shared genetic influence of BMI, physical activity and type 2 diabetes: a twin study
    S Carlsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 56:1031-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the long-term associations of BMI and physical activity with type 2 diabetes, and to estimate shared genetic components of these traits...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of family history of diabetes on incidence and prevalence of latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult: results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health and Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 30:3040-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between family history of diabetes (FHD) and prevalence and incidence of latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult (LADA), type 1 diabetes, and type 2 diabetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and mortality: is the association explained by genetic selection?
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 166:255-9. 2007
    ..Results indicate that physical activity is associated with a reduced risk of mortality not due to genetic selection. This finding supports a causal link between physical activity and mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Age, overweight and physical inactivity increase the risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: results from the Nord-Trøndelag health study
    S Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 50:55-8. 2007
    ..Latent autoimmune diabetes (LADA) is a common form of diabetes, yet the risk factors are poorly characterised. The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of age, overweight and physical activity on the risk of LADA...
  5. doi request reprint Smoking and the Risk of LADA: Results From a Swedish Population-Based Case-Control Study
    Bahareh Rasouli
    Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 39:794-800. 2016
    ..In contrast, it has been proposed that smoking may reduce the risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA), but studies are scarce. We aimed to study the impact of smoking on LADA and type 2 diabetes risks...
  6. doi request reprint Body mass index and mortality: is the association explained by genetic factors?
    Sofia Carlsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 22:98-103. 2011
    ..Numerous studies have shown that higher body mass index (BMI) is associated with higher mortality. We investigated the extent to which this association might be explained by genetic factors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic effects on physical activity: results from the Swedish Twin Registry
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, and Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1396-401. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the genetic effects on leisure-time physical activity using data from the Swedish Twin Registry...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sweetened beverage intake and risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) and type 2 diabetes
    Josefin E Löfvenborg
    Institute of Environmental MedicineKarolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 175:605-614. 2016
    ..We aimed to investigate sweetened beverage intake and risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA); autoimmune diabetes with features of type 2 diabetes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Low physical activity and mortality in women: baseline lifestyle and health as alternative explanations
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Stockholm Centre for Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 34:480-7. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Skiers in the long-distance ski race invest in their health]
    Sofia Carlsson
    Centrum för folkhälsa, Stockholms läns landsting, och Institutet för miljömedicin, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 104:670-1. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the incidence of type 2 diabetes: a 20-year follow-up of the Finnish twin cohort study
    Sofia Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 26:2785-90. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate alcohol consumption in relation to the incidence of type 2 diabetes...
  12. doi request reprint Unprovoked seizures after traumatic brain injury: A population-based case-control study
    Benno Mahler
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epilepsia 56:1438-44. 2015
    ..Relative risks (RRs) for unprovoked seizures were estimated after various TBI diagnoses, and influences of TBI severity and time since trauma were studied in detail...
  13. pmc Smoking is associated with reduced risk of autoimmune diabetes in adults contrasting with increased risk in overweight men with type 2 diabetes: a 22-year follow-up of the HUNT study
    Bahareh Rasouli
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 36:604-10. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between smoking habits and risk of autoimmune diabetes in adults and of type 2 diabetes...
  14. doi request reprint Sleep disturbances and low psychological well-being are associated with an increased risk of autoimmune diabetes in adults. Results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
    Lisa Olsson
    Unit of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 98:302-11. 2012
    ..To investigate whether sleep disturbances and low psychological well-being are associated with an increased risk of autoimmune diabetes in adults (including LADA and type 1 diabetes) and type 2 diabetes...
  15. pmc High levels of education are associated with an increased risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: results from the Nord-Trøndelag health study
    Lisa Olsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 34:102-7. 2011
    ..To investigate whether the risk for autoimmune diabetes in adults differs between socioeconomic groups and to compare such risk with that for type 2 diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes half-way between type 1 and type 2. LADA--the second biggest diabetic group where best treatment is uncertain]
    Anneli Bjorklund
    Endokrinologiska kliniken, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Solna
    Lakartidningen 105:1568-70. 2008
  17. doi request reprint No effect by the common gene variant rs10830963 of the melatonin receptor 1B on the association between sleep disturbances and type 2 diabetes: results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study
    L Olsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 54:1375-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the MTNR1B gene variant rs10830963 is associated with sleep problems and whether this variant contributes to the association between sleep disturbances and type 2 diabetes...
  18. doi request reprint Low birthweight is associated with an increased risk of LADA and type 2 diabetes: results from a Swedish case-control study
    Rebecka Hjort
    Unit of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 58:2525-32. 2015
    ..Our aim was to investigate the association between birthweight and latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA), a common diabetes form with features of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes...
  19. pmc Alcohol and the risk for latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: results based on Swedish ESTRID study
    Bahareh Rasouli
    Epidemiology UnitInstitute of Environmental Medicine IMM, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, SwedenCenter for Occupational and Environmental MedicineStockholm County Council, Stockholm, SwedenDepartment of Medical SciencesUppsala University, SE 751 85 Uppsala, SwedenDepartment of Clinical Sciences in MalmöClinical Research Centre, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, SwedenNTNU Institute of Cancer Research and Molecular MedicineNorwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim University Hospital, Trondheim, NorwayDepartment of Public Health and Caring SciencesUppsala University, SE 751 22 Uppsala, SwedenDivision of EndocrinologyDepartment of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Research Program for Diabetes and Obesity and Folkhalsan Research Center, University of Helsinki, F 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Endocrinol 171:535-43. 2014
    ..Our aim was to investigate whether alcohol consumption is associated with the risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA), an autoimmune form of diabetes with features of type 2 diabetes...
  20. pmc Diabetes Prevalence in Sweden at Present and Projections for Year 2050
    Tomas Andersson
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 10:e0143084. 2015
    ..Data on the future diabetes burden in Scandinavia is limited. Our aim was to project the future burden of diabetes in Sweden by modelling data on incidence, prevalence, mortality, and demographic factors...
  21. pmc Prevalence and incidence of diabetes in Stockholm County 1990-2010
    Tomas Andersson
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 9:e104033. 2014
    ..To shed new light on this issue, we investigated diabetes trends in Stockholm County 1990-2010, taking into account trends in risk factors and mortality...
  22. ncbi request reprint Smoking is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes but a decreased risk of autoimmune diabetes in adults: an 11-year follow-up of incidence of diabetes in the Nord-Trøndelag study
    S Carlsson
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Centre of Public Health and Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 47:1953-6. 2004
    ..We compared the association between smoking habits and later occurrence of type 2 diabetes on the one hand and between smoking and diabetes with autoimmunity on the other hand...
  23. doi request reprint The incidence of unprovoked seizures and occurrence of neurodevelopmental comorbidities in children at the time of their first epileptic seizure and during the subsequent six months
    Eva Andell
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden Centre for Clinical Research Sörmland, Uppsala University, 611 85 Nykoping, Sweden Electronic address
    Epilepsy Res 113:140-50. 2015
    ..To evaluate the incidence of unprovoked seizures in children and the prevalence of related neurodevelopmental comorbidities at the time of the presumed first seizure and six months thereafter...
  24. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption, type 2 diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance in Swedish men and women
    E E Agardh
    Department of Molecular Medicine, Endocrine and Diabetes Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 255:645-52. 2004
    ..In addition, indicators of insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function according to homeostasis model assessment were studied in relation to coffee consumption...
  25. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and type 2 diabetes Meta-analysis of epidemiological studies indicates a U-shaped relationship
    S Carlsson
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 48:1051-4. 2005
    ..Aspects of moderate alcohol consumption also need further investigation; these include type of drink, frequency of drinking, sex and ethnic differences...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hyperproinsulinemia and proinsulin-to-insulin ratios in Swedish middle-aged men: association with glycemia and insulin resistance but not with family history of diabetes
    V Grill
    Department of Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 155:834-41. 2002
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  27. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes in Finnish twins
    Sofia Carlsson
    Int J Epidemiol 33:616-7. 2004