Helga Zoega

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Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A population-based study of stimulant drug treatment of ADHD and academic progress in children
    Helga Zoega
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Pediatrics 130:e53-62. 2012
  2. pmc Age, academic performance, and stimulant prescribing for ADHD: a nationwide cohort study
    Helga Zoega
    Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatrics 130:1012-8. 2012
  3. pmc Association of air pollution and use of glyceryl trinitrate against angina pectoris: a population-based case-crossover study
    Ragnhildur Gudrun Finnbjornsdottir
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Health 12:38. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Rofecoxib, but not celecoxib, increases the risk of thromboembolic cardiovascular events in young adults-a nationwide registry-based study
    Bjorn Gudbjornsson
    Centre for Rheumatology Research, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:619-25. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Psychotropic drug use among Icelandic children: a nationwide population-based study
    Helga Zoega
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:757-64. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide and particle matter levels associated with increased dispensing of anti-asthma drugs in Iceland's capital
    Hanne Krage Carlsen
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Stapi v Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Res 113:33-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Smoking and obesity among pregnant women in Iceland 2001-2010
    Védís H Eiríksdóttir
    1 Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Eur J Public Health 25:638-43. 2015
  8. pmc Pregnancy-Induced Hypertensive Disorders before and after a National Economic Collapse: A Population Based Cohort Study
    Védís Helga Eiríksdóttir
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138534. 2015
  9. pmc Use of SSRI and SNRI Antidepressants during Pregnancy: A Population-Based Study from Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden
    Helga Zoega
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0144474. 2015
  10. pmc Body Mass Index, Smoking and Hypertensive Disorders during Pregnancy: A Population Based Case-Control Study
    Thuridur A Gudnadóttir
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS ONE 11:e0152187. 2016

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint A population-based study of stimulant drug treatment of ADHD and academic progress in children
    Helga Zoega
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Pediatrics 130:e53-62. 2012
    ..We evaluated the hypothesis that later start of stimulant treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder adversely affects academic progress in mathematics and language arts among 9- to 12-year-old children...
  2. pmc Age, academic performance, and stimulant prescribing for ADHD: a nationwide cohort study
    Helga Zoega
    Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatrics 130:1012-8. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether younger age in class is associated with poorer academic performance and an increased risk of being prescribed stimulants for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  3. pmc Association of air pollution and use of glyceryl trinitrate against angina pectoris: a population-based case-crossover study
    Ragnhildur Gudrun Finnbjornsdottir
    Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Health 12:38. 2013
    ..The aim was to study the association of concentrations of NO2, O3, PM10, and H2S in the Reykjavik capital area with the dispensing of anti-angina pectoris medication, glyceryl trinitrate to the inhabitants...
  4. doi request reprint Rofecoxib, but not celecoxib, increases the risk of thromboembolic cardiovascular events in young adults-a nationwide registry-based study
    Bjorn Gudbjornsson
    Centre for Rheumatology Research, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:619-25. 2010
    ..To examine the risk of thromboembolic cardiovascular events in users of coxibs and NSAIDs in a nationwide cohort...
  5. doi request reprint Psychotropic drug use among Icelandic children: a nationwide population-based study
    Helga Zoega
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:757-64. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate psychotropic drug use among children in Iceland between 2003 and 2007...
  6. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide and particle matter levels associated with increased dispensing of anti-asthma drugs in Iceland's capital
    Hanne Krage Carlsen
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Stapi v Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    Environ Res 113:33-9. 2012
    ..Respiratory health effects of exposure to PM and traffic pollutants are well documented, yet this is one of the first studies to investigate short-term health effects of ambient H2S exposure...
  7. doi request reprint Smoking and obesity among pregnant women in Iceland 2001-2010
    Védís H Eiríksdóttir
    1 Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Eur J Public Health 25:638-43. 2015
    ..Our objective was to study secular trends and patterns of smoking and body weight among pregnant women in Iceland, during a period of dramatic changes in the nation's economy...
  8. pmc Pregnancy-Induced Hypertensive Disorders before and after a National Economic Collapse: A Population Based Cohort Study
    Védís Helga Eiríksdóttir
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138534. 2015
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  9. pmc Use of SSRI and SNRI Antidepressants during Pregnancy: A Population-Based Study from Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden
    Helga Zoega
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0144474. 2015
    ....
  10. pmc Body Mass Index, Smoking and Hypertensive Disorders during Pregnancy: A Population Based Case-Control Study
    Thuridur A Gudnadóttir
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    PLoS ONE 11:e0152187. 2016
    ..Our findings may help elucidate the complicated interplay of these lifestyle-related factors with the hypertensive disorders during pregnancy. ..
  11. doi request reprint A nationwide study of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder drug use among adults in Iceland 2003-2012
    Drifa Palin Geirs
    Centre of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 115:417-22. 2014
    ..9% and 16.8%. These results of increasing ADHD drug use and short treatment durations call for further investigation of the quality of treatment regimens for adults with ADHD and better follow-up of patients treated with ADHD drugs. ..