Lars Gerhardsson

Summary

Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Metal concentrations in blood and hair in pregnant females in southern Sweden
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Environ Health 72:37-41. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Work ability in vibration-exposed workers
    L Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Box 414, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Occup Med (Lond) 64:629-34. 2014
  3. pmc Quantitative neurosensory findings, symptoms and signs in young vibration exposed workers
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Box 414, Gothenburg, SE 405 30, Sweden
    J Occup Med Toxicol 8:8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Noise disturbances in daycare centers before and after acoustical treatment
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Environ Health 75:36-40. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid/plasma quotients of essential and non-essential metals in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Box 414, SE 40530 Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 118:957-62. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of metals, beta-amyloid and tau-markers in cerebrospinal fluid in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:88-94. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Metal concentrations in plasma and cerebrospinal fluid in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:508-15. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective cohort study investigating an exposure-response relationship among vibration-exposed male workers with numbness of the hands
    Maria Edlund
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Medicinaregatan 16, Po 414, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 40:203-9. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Plasma-lead concentration: investigations into its usefulness for biological monitoring of occupational lead exposure
    Ingvar A Bergdahl
    Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 49:93-101. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic influences on the retention of inorganic mercury
    Hipolito M Custodio
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:17-23. 2005

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Metal concentrations in blood and hair in pregnant females in southern Sweden
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Environ Health 72:37-41. 2010
    ..51; p < .001). The levels of mercury, cadmium, and lead in whole blood were lower than suggested biological reference intervals, and did not indicate risks for adverse health effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Work ability in vibration-exposed workers
    L Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Box 414, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Occup Med (Lond) 64:629-34. 2014
    ..Hand-arm vibration exposure may cause hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) including sensorineural disturbances...
  3. pmc Quantitative neurosensory findings, symptoms and signs in young vibration exposed workers
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Box 414, Gothenburg, SE 405 30, Sweden
    J Occup Med Toxicol 8:8. 2013
    ..The aim was to study early neurosensory effects by quantitative vibrotactile and monofilament tests in young workers with hand-held vibration exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Noise disturbances in daycare centers before and after acoustical treatment
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Environ Health 75:36-40. 2013
    ..Similarly, the percentage that often or very often had a need for silence after work had decreased from 42% to 37%...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid/plasma quotients of essential and non-essential metals in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Box 414, SE 40530 Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 118:957-62. 2011
    ..02) for Cd, Cu, Sb, Se and Zn and higher median quotients for Ca (Q ~ 0.5) and Mg (Q ~ 1.3), probably partly depending on differences in size and lipophilicity of metal-carrier complexes and specific carrier mechanisms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of metals, beta-amyloid and tau-markers in cerebrospinal fluid in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:88-94. 2009
    ..In this study, metal concentrations were related to the levels of well-known Alzheimer markers in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), such as amyloid-beta (Abeta), total tau (T-tau) and phosphorylated-tau (P-tau)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Metal concentrations in plasma and cerebrospinal fluid in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Lars Gerhardsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy and University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:508-15. 2008
    ..The homeostasis of essential metals such as copper, iron, selenium and zinc may be altered in the brain of subjects with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective cohort study investigating an exposure-response relationship among vibration-exposed male workers with numbness of the hands
    Maria Edlund
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Medicinaregatan 16, Po 414, SE 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 40:203-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the exposure-response relationship of hand-arm vibration exposure to neurological symptoms (numbness) of the hand in a cohort of vibration-exposed workers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Plasma-lead concentration: investigations into its usefulness for biological monitoring of occupational lead exposure
    Ingvar A Bergdahl
    Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 49:93-101. 2006
    ..The lead concentration in plasma is correlated to that in whole blood with a two to fourfold variation. It has never been investigated if this variation is inter-individual...
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic influences on the retention of inorganic mercury
    Hipolito M Custodio
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:17-23. 2005
    ..These results indicate that genotypes with decreased GSH availability for mercury conjugation affect the metabolism of inorganic mercury...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lead in finger bone, whole blood, plasma and urine in lead-smelter workers: extended exposure range
    Andrejs Schütz
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:35-43. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Hair element concentrations in females in one acid and one alkaline area in southern Sweden
    Ingegerd Rosborg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Ambio 32:440-6. 2003
    ..The increased ratio of selenium/mercury concentrations in hair samples obtained in the alkaline district (p < 0.001) indicates that these subjects may have better protection against the toxic effects of mercury...
  13. pmc Physical capacity and psychological mood in association with self-reported work ability in vibration-exposed patients with hand symptoms
    Maria Edlund
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Occup Med Toxicol 7:22. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  14. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure in children with asthma-relation between lead and cadmium, and cotinine concentrations in urine
    Stefan Willers
    Unit of Preventive Medicine, Heart and Lung Center, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Respir Med 99:1521-7. 2005
    ..41; P=0.06). A probable explanation is a direct inhalation of side-stream smoke containing heavy metals and/ or an increased pulmonary uptake, due to a small airways disease in children with asthma...