Caroline Schmidt

Summary

Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome predicts cardiovascular events: results of a 13-year follow-up in initially healthy 58-year-old men
    Caroline Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Institution for Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:394-9. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness Predicts Major Cardiovascular Events During 7-Year Follow-Up in 64-Year-Old Women Irrespective of Other Glucometabolic Factors
    Caroline Schmidt
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Angiology . 2016
  3. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein B and apolipopotein A-I in vascular risk prediction - a review
    C Schmidt
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Curr Pharm Des 20:6289-98. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A-I ratio and apolipoprotein B: long-term predictors of myocardial infarction in initially healthy middle-aged men--a 13-year follow-up
    Caroline Schmidt
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Institution for Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 65:901-5. 2014
  5. doi request reprint High apoB/apoA-I ratio is associated with increased progression rate of carotid artery intima-media thickness in clinically healthy 58-year-old men: experiences from very long-term follow-up in the AIR study
    C Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 205:284-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Baseline ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 are increased in initially healthy middle-aged men who develop cardiovascular disease during 6.6 years of follow-up
    Caroline Schmidt
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 60:108-14. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint ApoB/apoA-I ratio is related to femoral artery plaques in 64-year-old women also in cases with low LDL cholesterol
    C Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 196:817-22. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint apoB/apoA-I ratio is related to femoral artery plaques and is predictive for future cardiovascular events in healthy men
    C Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 189:178-85. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Moderate intensities of leisure-time physical activity are associated with lower levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in healthy middle-aged men
    Goran Bergstrom
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 63:412-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Circulating oxidized low-density lipoprotein is associated with echolucent plaques in the femoral artery independently of hsCRP in 61-year-old men
    Vilborg Sigurdardottir
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 190:187-93. 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome predicts cardiovascular events: results of a 13-year follow-up in initially healthy 58-year-old men
    Caroline Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Institution for Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 10:394-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the risk of cardiovascular events due to the metabolic syndrome in a population-based cohort of initially healthy, low-risk, and medication-free 58-year-old Swedish men during 13-years of follow-up...
  2. ncbi request reprint Carotid Artery Intima-Media Thickness Predicts Major Cardiovascular Events During 7-Year Follow-Up in 64-Year-Old Women Irrespective of Other Glucometabolic Factors
    Caroline Schmidt
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Angiology . 2016
    ..In conclusion, this study suggests that CCAIMT is predictive of major CV events during 7-year follow-up, irrespective of glucose tolerance category, HbA1c, and other established risk factors in a cohort of 64-year-old women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein B and apolipopotein A-I in vascular risk prediction - a review
    C Schmidt
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Curr Pharm Des 20:6289-98. 2014
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A-I ratio and apolipoprotein B: long-term predictors of myocardial infarction in initially healthy middle-aged men--a 13-year follow-up
    Caroline Schmidt
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Institution for Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 65:901-5. 2014
    ..75, P<.001). In conclusion, the apoB/apoA-I ratio and apoB are independent risk factors for MI and has the highest efficiencies for predicting MI in initially healthy middle-aged men...
  5. doi request reprint High apoB/apoA-I ratio is associated with increased progression rate of carotid artery intima-media thickness in clinically healthy 58-year-old men: experiences from very long-term follow-up in the AIR study
    C Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 205:284-9. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Baseline ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 are increased in initially healthy middle-aged men who develop cardiovascular disease during 6.6 years of follow-up
    Caroline Schmidt
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 60:108-14. 2009
    ..8, 95% CI = 1.8-4.3; and OR = 1.6, 95% CI = 1.1-2.5, respectively)...
  7. ncbi request reprint ApoB/apoA-I ratio is related to femoral artery plaques in 64-year-old women also in cases with low LDL cholesterol
    C Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 196:817-22. 2008
    ..The aim was to examine the association between the apoB/apoA-I ratio and ultrasound-assessed atherosclerosis in the carotid and femoral arteries in women with varying degrees of glucose tolerance...
  8. ncbi request reprint apoB/apoA-I ratio is related to femoral artery plaques and is predictive for future cardiovascular events in healthy men
    C Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 189:178-85. 2006
    ..6 years of follow-up. A further aim was to investigate the concentrations of apoB, apoA-I and the apoB/apoA-I ratio to the association of plaque occurrence in the carotid and femoral arteries...
  9. doi request reprint Moderate intensities of leisure-time physical activity are associated with lower levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in healthy middle-aged men
    Goran Bergstrom
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 63:412-5. 2012
    ..In summary, we identified an association between self-reported leisure time physical activity and hs-CRP in a cross-sectional study of healthy 58-year-old men, with decreased levels of CRP by increased intensities of physical activity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Circulating oxidized low-density lipoprotein is associated with echolucent plaques in the femoral artery independently of hsCRP in 61-year-old men
    Vilborg Sigurdardottir
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, S 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 190:187-93. 2007
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Increased leisure-time physical activity is associated with lower prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in 64-year old women with impaired glucose tolerance
    Goran Bergstrom
    The Wallenberg Laboratory at Sahlgrenska Center for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, The Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Angiology 63:297-301. 2012
    ..The results showed an inverse linear association (P < .05) between LTPA and MetS in this group. In conclusion, this study suggests that an increased PA level has an important role in preventing MetS in women with IGT...
  12. doi request reprint The haptoglobin 2-2 genotype is associated with carotid atherosclerosis in 64-year old women with established diabetes
    Mikael Ryndel
    Center for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Chim Acta 411:500-4. 2010
    ..The impact of haptoglobin genotype on subclinical carotid atherosclerosis is not known. We hypothesized that Hp2-2 was associated with increased occurrence of carotid atherosclerosis in subjects with diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of controlled release/extended release metoprolol on carotid intima-media thickness in patients with hypercholesterolemia: a 3-year randomized study
    Olov Wiklund
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Sahlgrenska, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Stroke 33:572-7. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Non-stenotic echolucent ultrasound-assessed femoral artery plaques are predictive for future cardiovascular events in middle-aged men
    Caroline Schmidt
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 181:125-30. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between plaque occurrence, plaque size and plaque echogenicity, assessed by B-mode ultrasound, in the femoral artery and the development of clinical cardiovascular disease...
  15. doi request reprint Moderate physical activity is associated with lower ApoB/ApoA-I ratios independently of other risk factors in healthy, middle-aged men
    CarlJohan Behre
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Angiology 61:775-9. 2010
    ..Importantly, this association was seen at moderate levels of physical activity, supporting the notion that some activity is better than none...
  16. doi request reprint Ankle-brachial index should be measured in both the posterior and the anterior tibial arteries in studies of peripheral arterial disease
    Karin Johansson
    The Department of Clinical Physiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Angiology 61:780-3. 2010
    ..In conclusion, this study emphasizes the importance of measuring the ABI in both the posterior tibial and the anterior tibial arteries when diagnosing PAD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption in relation to metabolic regulation, inflammation, and adiponectin in 64-year-old Caucasian women: a population-based study with a focus on impaired glucose regulation
    Linda Englund Ogge
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 29:908-13. 2006
    ....
  18. doi request reprint A study of plaque vascularization and inflammation using quantitative contrast-enhanced US and PET/CT
    Ola Hjelmgren
    Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Clinical Physiology, Gothenburg, Sweden Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Department of Clinical Physiology, Gothenburg, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 83:1184-9. 2014
    ..In this study, we tested the association between FDG uptake and vascularization measured by CEUS to assess whether CEUS can be used as an in vivo marker of plaque vulnerability...
  19. ncbi request reprint Oxidized LDL induces a coordinated up-regulation of the glutathione and thioredoxin systems in human macrophages
    Daniel Hagg
    Research Centre for Endocrinology and Metabolism, Division of Body Composition and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Vita stråket 15, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 185:282-9. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Albuminuria within the normal range and ultrasound-assessed atherosclerosis in the AIR study: a 9-year follow-up of 58-year-old clinically healthy men
    Hans Herlitz
    Department of Nephrology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:512-7. 2009
    ..Intima media thickness (IMT) is an established estimate of atherosclerosis. In this study, we investigated the predictive value of UAE within the normal rate (UAE-n) for the progression of IMT in the carotid and femoral arteries...
  21. pmc Self-efficacy regarding physical activity is superior to self-assessed activity level, in long-term prediction of cardiovascular events in middle-aged men
    Goran Bergstrom
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Institution of Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, S 413 45, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 15:820. 2015
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Multiple risk intervention trial in high risk hypertensive men: comparison of ultrasound intima-media thickness and clinical outcome during 6 years of follow-up
    S Agewall
    Department of Medicine and the Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, , Sweden
    J Intern Med 249:305-14. 2001
    ..The improved prognosis was observed mainly in those patients at highest risk judged from history of cardiovascular disease or positive ultrasound plaque status at baseline...
  23. doi request reprint Circulating matrix metalloproteinase 9 levels in relation to sampling methods, femoral and carotid atherosclerosis
    F J Olson
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 263:626-35. 2008
    ..To examine preanalytical sources of variability in MMP-9 concentrations related to sampling procedures...
  24. ncbi request reprint Life style habits such as alcohol consumption and physical activity in relation to serum apoB / apoA-I ratio amongst 64-year-old women with varying degrees of glucose tolerance
    M Simonsson
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Intern Med 262:537-44. 2007
    ..To investigate how life style factors such as alcohol consumption and physical activity relate to the serum apoB / apoA-I ratio in a cohort of middle-aged women with varying degrees of glucose tolerance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Multiple risk factor intervention reduces cardiovascular risk in hypertensive patients with echolucent plaques in the carotid artery
    C Schmidt
    Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Intern Med 253:430-8. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint [Portable NMR-MOUSE: a new method and its evaluation of the Achilles tendon]
    O Miltner
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Aachen, RWTH Aachen
    Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb 141:148-52. 2003
    ..Magnetic resonance evaluations of the tendon have proven to be a valid but expensive and stationary diagnostic tool. In this study, a new mobile NMR sensor was to be tested in the evaluation of the Achilles tendon...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Quantitative ultrasound for the diagnosis of osteoporosis]
    A Mohr
    Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 9, 24105 Kiel, Deutschland
    Rofo 176:610-7. 2004
    ..This review discusses the technical basics, current research, clinical applications, points of weakness, and future prospects of QUS. For better understanding ultrasound propagation through bone is visualized with a simulation software...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cystatin C, beta-2-microglobulin and beta-trace protein in pre-eclampsia
    K Kristensen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:921-6. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Temporal changes of the plasma levels of cystatin C, beta-trace protein, beta2-microglobulin, urate and creatinine during pregnancy indicate continuous alterations in the renal filtration process
    K Kristensen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 67:612-8. 2007
    ....
  30. pmc Numerical and functional defects of blood dendritic cells in early- and late-stage breast cancer
    A Pinzon-Charry
    Dendritic Cell and Cancer Laboratory, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Cancer 97:1251-9. 2007
    ..We conclude that although circulating DC are compromised by loco-regional and systemic breast cancer, they respond vigorously to ex vivo conditioning, thus enhancing their immunostimulatory capacity and potential for immunotherapy...
  31. doi request reprint Circulating oxidized LDL is associated with the occurrence of echolucent plaques in the carotid artery in 61-year-old men
    V Sigurdardottir
    The Wallenberg Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 68:292-7. 2008
    ....