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  1. ncbi Environmental and heritable factors in the causation of cancer--analyses of cohorts of twins from Sweden, Denmark, and Finland
    P Lichtenstein
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    N Engl J Med 343:78-85. 2000
  2. ncbi Survival of persons with and without HIV infection in Denmark, 1995-2005
    Nicolai Lohse
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense University Hospital and University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Ann Intern Med 146:87-95. 2007
  3. doi Nontuberculous pulmonary mycobacteriosis in Denmark: incidence and prognostic factors
    Claire Andrejak
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg and Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:514-21. 2010
  4. ncbi All-cause mortality associated with physical activity during leisure time, work, sports, and cycling to work
    L B Andersen
    Institute for Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 160:1621-8. 2000
  5. ncbi The Danish National Birth Cohort--its background, structure and aim
    J Olsen
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 29:300-7. 2001
  6. ncbi Suicide risk in relation to socioeconomic, demographic, psychiatric, and familial factors: a national register-based study of all suicides in Denmark, 1981-1997
    Ping Qin
    National Center for Register based Research, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Am J Psychiatry 160:765-72. 2003
  7. pmc Childhood body-mass index and the risk of coronary heart disease in adulthood
    Jennifer L Baker
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, Center for Health and Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    N Engl J Med 357:2329-37. 2007
  8. ncbi Molecular and phylogenetic characterization of Cryptosporidium and Giardia from pigs and cattle in Denmark
    R B Langkjaer
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostics and Research, Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Parasitology 134:339-50. 2007
  9. ncbi Incidence and prevalence of epilepsy in Denmark
    Jakob Christensen
    Department of Neurology, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Epilepsy Res 76:60-5. 2007
  10. pmc Human breast milk contamination with phthalates and alterations of endogenous reproductive hormones in infants three months of age
    Katharina M Main
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Environ Health Perspect 114:270-6. 2006

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  1. ncbi Environmental and heritable factors in the causation of cancer--analyses of cohorts of twins from Sweden, Denmark, and Finland
    P Lichtenstein
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    N Engl J Med 343:78-85. 2000
    ..The contribution of hereditary factors to the causation of sporadic cancer is unclear. Studies of twins make it possible to estimate the overall contribution of inherited genes to the development of malignant diseases...
  2. ncbi Survival of persons with and without HIV infection in Denmark, 1995-2005
    Nicolai Lohse
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense University Hospital and University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Ann Intern Med 146:87-95. 2007
    ..The expected survival of HIV-infected patients is of major public health interest...
  3. doi Nontuberculous pulmonary mycobacteriosis in Denmark: incidence and prognostic factors
    Claire Andrejak
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg and Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:514-21. 2010
    ..Few population-based data are available regarding nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) pulmonary disease epidemiology and prognosis...
  4. ncbi All-cause mortality associated with physical activity during leisure time, work, sports, and cycling to work
    L B Andersen
    Institute for Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 160:1621-8. 2000
    ..Physical activity is associated with low mortality in men, but little is known about the association in women, different age groups, and everyday activity...
  5. ncbi The Danish National Birth Cohort--its background, structure and aim
    J Olsen
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 29:300-7. 2001
    ..Data collection started in 1996 and the project covered all regions in Denmark in 1999. By August 2000. a total of 60,000 pregnant women had been recruited to the study...
  6. ncbi Suicide risk in relation to socioeconomic, demographic, psychiatric, and familial factors: a national register-based study of all suicides in Denmark, 1981-1997
    Ping Qin
    National Center for Register based Research, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Am J Psychiatry 160:765-72. 2003
    ..Suicide risk was addressed in relation to the joint effect of factors regarding family structure, socioeconomics, demographics, mental illness, and family history of suicide and mental illness, as well as gender differences in risk factors...
  7. pmc Childhood body-mass index and the risk of coronary heart disease in adulthood
    Jennifer L Baker
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, Center for Health and Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    N Engl J Med 357:2329-37. 2007
    ..Risk factors for coronary heart disease (CHD) are already identifiable in overweight children. The severity of the long-term effects of excess childhood weight on CHD, however, remains unknown...
  8. ncbi Molecular and phylogenetic characterization of Cryptosporidium and Giardia from pigs and cattle in Denmark
    R B Langkjaer
    Department of Veterinary Diagnostics and Research, Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Parasitology 134:339-50. 2007
    The genetic diversity of Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis from dairy cattle and pigs in Denmark was determined in the present study...
  9. ncbi Incidence and prevalence of epilepsy in Denmark
    Jakob Christensen
    Department of Neurology, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Epilepsy Res 76:60-5. 2007
    To estimate the occurrence of epilepsy in Denmark between 1977 and 2002, taking gender, age, and secular trends into consideration.
  10. pmc Human breast milk contamination with phthalates and alterations of endogenous reproductive hormones in infants three months of age
    Katharina M Main
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Environ Health Perspect 114:270-6. 2006
    ..We investigated whether phthalate monoester contamination of human breast milk had any influence on the postnatal surge of reproductive hormones in newborn boys as a sign of testicular dysgenesis...
  11. pmc Delay in diagnosis: the experience in Denmark
    F Olesen
    The Research Unit for General Practice, Aarhus University, Bartholins Alle 2, Aarhus, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 101:S5-8. 2009
    b>Denmark has poorer 5-year survival rates than many other Western European countries, and cancer patients tend to have more advanced stages at diagnosis than those in other Scandinavian countries...
  12. ncbi The Danish Civil Registration System. A cohort of eight million persons
    Carsten Bøcker Pedersen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 1, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Dan Med Bull 53:441-9. 2006
    The Danish Civil Registration System (CRS) was established in 1968, where all persons alive and living in Denmark were registered...
  13. pmc Time trend of the prevalence of hepatitis E antibodies among farmers and blood donors: a potential zoonosis in Denmark
    Peer B Christensen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Odense University Hospital, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1026-31. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of anti-HEV among Danish blood donors and Danish farmers. In addition, we compared the prevalence among 2 sets of serum samples obtained from blood donors 20 years apart...
  14. ncbi Secular trends in incidence and 30-day case fatality of acute pancreatitis in North Jutland County, Denmark: a register-based study from 1981-2000
    A Floyd
    Dept of Clinical Epidemiology, Aalborg Hospital, Stengade 10, DK 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1461-5. 2002
    ..Reported mortality lies around 10% and has improved during the past 20 years. The incidence rate and 30-day case fatality rate of acute pancreatitis in North Jutland County, Denmark were examined for the period 1981 to 2000.
  15. ncbi Fracture risk in patients with celiac Disease, Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis: a nationwide follow-up study of 16,416 patients in Denmark
    Peter Vestergaard
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism C, Aarhus Amtssygehus, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 156:1-10. 2002
    ..diagnosed with celiac disease (n = 1,021), Crohn's disease (n = 7,072), or ulcerative colitis (n = 8,323) in Denmark between January 1, 1983, and December 31, 1996, were included...
  16. pmc Knee arthroplasty in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. A pilot study from the Nordic Arthroplasty Register Association
    Otto Robertsson
    The Swedish Knee Arthroplasty Register, Dept of Orthopedics, Clinical Sciences, Lund, Lund University, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 81:82-9. 2010
    ..The number of national arthroplasty registries is increasing. However, the methods of registration, classification, and analysis often differ...
  17. ncbi Older patients with acute stroke in Denmark: quality of care and short-term mortality. A nationwide follow-up study
    Kaare Dyre Palnum
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Ole Worms Alle 1150, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Age Ageing 37:90-5. 2008
    ..We examined fulfilment of quality-of-care criteria according to age and the possible impact of any age-related differences on short-term mortality in a population-based nationwide follow-up study in Denmark.
  18. ncbi The Danish registers of causes of death
    K Juel
    Danish Institute for Clinical Epidemiology, Copenhagen
    Dan Med Bull 46:354-7. 1999
    In 1875 registration of causes of death in Denmark was established by the National Board of Health, and annual statistics of death have since been published...
  19. ncbi Validity of breast cancer in the Danish Cancer Registry. A study based on clinical records from one county in Denmark
    A R Jensen
    Centre for Cancer Documentation, Department of Experimental Clinical Oncology, The Danish Cancer Society, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, Building 5, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer Prev 11:359-64. 2002
    ..The quality of registry data should be addressed when using variables, such as stage, not routinely reported by registries...
  20. pmc Effect of abolishment of the use of antimicrobial agents for growth promotion on occurrence of antimicrobial resistance in fecal enterococci from food animals in Denmark
    F M Aarestrup
    Danish Veterinary Laboratory, DK 1790 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45:2054-9. 2001
    ..Major changes in the use of antimicrobial agents for growth promotion have occurred during the last 6 years in Denmark. The government banned the use of avoparcin in 1995 and of virginiamycin in 1998...
  21. pmc Breast cancer mortality in organised mammography screening in Denmark: comparative study
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 340:c1241. 2010
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  22. ncbi Infertility and assisted reproduction in Denmark. Epidemiology and psychosocial consequences
    Lone Schmidt
    University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Health Sciences, Institute of Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Denmark
    Dan Med Bull 53:390-417. 2006
    ..Assisted reproduction in the public health-care system in Denmark has high success rates, i.e. pregnancies,deliveries and high patient satisfaction...
  23. pmc Tickborne encephalitis virus, Norway and Denmark
    Tone Skarpaas
    Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1136-8. 2006
    Serum from 2 Norwegians with tickborne encephalitis (TBE) (1 of whom was infected in Denmark) and 810 Norwegian ticks were tested for TBE virus (TBEV) RNA by reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction...
  24. pmc Virulence factors for hemolytic uremic syndrome, Denmark
    Steen Ethelberg
    Danish National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:842-7. 2004
    ..and hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) among Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) patients registered in Denmark in a 6-year period. Of 343 STEC patients, bloody diarrhea developed in 36.4% and HUS in 6.1%...
  25. pmc A case-control study of risk factors for sporadic campylobacter infections in Denmark
    J Neimann
    Danish Zoonosis Centre, Danish Veterinary Institute, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Epidemiol Infect 130:353-66. 2003
    A case control study comprising 282 cases and 319 matched controls was conducted in Denmark during 1996-7...
  26. ncbi Prevention of suicide and attempted suicide in Denmark. Epidemiological studies of suicide and intervention studies in selected risk groups
    Merete Nordentoft
    Department of Psychiatry, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Dennmark merete nordentoft dadlnet dk
    Dan Med Bull 54:306-69. 2007
    The suicide rates in Denmark have been declining during the last two decades. The decline was relatively larger among women than among men...
  27. ncbi High prepregnant body mass index is associated with early termination of full and any breastfeeding in Danish women
    Jennifer L Baker
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:404-11. 2007
    ..An association between high prepregnant body mass index (BMI) and early termination of breastfeeding has been observed, but this finding may have depended on the sociocultural context...
  28. ncbi Mortality in relation to early retirement in Denmark: a population-based study
    Thomas Quaade
    Centre for Research in Health and Social Statistics, The Danish National Research Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 30:216-22. 2002
    ..Mortality for persons in Denmark using one of two publicly financed retirement schemes was investigated...
  29. ncbi Industrial differences in disability retirement rates in Denmark, 1996-2000
    Harald Hannerz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:465-71. 2004
    ..The objective of the study was to identify industries associated with a high risk of disability retirement and to roughly estimate the fraction of the retirements that can be attributed to a non-optimum work environment...
  30. doi Autism prevalence trends over time in Denmark: changes in prevalence and age at diagnosis
    Erik T Parner
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:1150-6. 2008
    ..To examine the effect of changing age at diagnosis on the diagnosed prevalence of autism among different birth cohorts...
  31. pmc Socioeconomic patient characteristics predict delay in cancer diagnosis: a Danish cohort study
    Rikke Pilegaard Hansen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:49. 2008
    ..Large individual variations in the duration of delay have been observed. This study examines whether patients' socioeconomic characteristics are predictors of long patient-, doctor- and system-related delay in cancer diagnosis...
  32. ncbi East-West gradient in semen quality in the Nordic-Baltic area: a study of men from the general population in Denmark, Norway, Estonia and Finland
    Niels Jørgensen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, The Juliane Marie Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 17:2199-208. 2002
    b>Denmark and Norway have a three-fold higher incidence of testicular cancer than Estonia and Finland...
  33. pmc Lifetime according to health status among the oldest olds in Denmark
    Henrik Brønnum-Hansen
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5 A, DK 1399, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Age Ageing 38:47-51. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the average lifetime according to health status among the oldest olds in Denmark.
  34. pmc Cryptorchidism and maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy
    Ida N Damgaard
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Environ Health Perspect 115:272-7. 2007
    ..Prenatal exposure to alcohol can adversely affect the fetus. We investigated the association between maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy and cryptorchidism (undescended testis) among newborn boys...
  35. ncbi The prevalence of retinopathy in an unselected population of type 2 diabetes patients from Arhus County, Denmark
    Marianne N Hove
    Department of Ophthalmology, Arhus University Hospital, Arhus, Denmark
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 82:443-8. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy and the causes of visual impairment in an unselected population of type 2 diabetes patients, and to describe the risk factors for developing diabetic retinopathy in this population...
  36. ncbi Does stage at diagnosis explain the difference in survival after breast cancer in Denmark and Sweden?
    Anni Ravnsbaek Jensen
    Centre for Cancer Documentation, Department of Experimental Clinical Oncology, Danish Cancer Society, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 43:719-26. 2004
    Breast cancer survival differs 9 percentage points between the neighbouring countries of Denmark and Sweden. The authors' aim was to analyse whether this was caused by early detection in Sweden...
  37. doi Iodine intake before and after mandatory iodization in Denmark: results from the Danish Investigation of Iodine Intake and Thyroid Diseases (DanThyr) study
    Lone B Rasmussen
    Department of Nutrition, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Mørkhøj Bygade 19, DK L 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 100:166-73. 2008
    Iodine deficiency is still common in some European countries. In Denmark an iodine fortification programme was introduced in 1998 and a monitoring programme was established prior to iodization...
  38. doi Domestic radon and childhood cancer in Denmark
    Ole Raaschou-Nielsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 19:536-43. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that domestic radon exposure increases the risk for childhood cancer...
  39. ncbi IQ and mental disorder in young men
    Erik Lykke Mortensen
    Department of Health Psychology, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, PO Box 2099, 1014 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Br J Psychiatry 187:407-15. 2005
    ..Most research investigating the relationship between IQ and risk of mental disorder has focused on schizophrenia...
  40. doi Income-related and educational inequality in small-for-gestational age and preterm birth in Denmark and Finland 1987-2003
    Laust H Mortensen
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 38:40-5. 2010
    In this paper, we examine income- and education-related inequality in small-for-gestational age (SGA) and preterm birth in Denmark and Finland from 1987 to 2003 using concentration indexes (CIXs).
  41. ncbi Age trajectories of grip strength: cross-sectional and longitudinal data among 8,342 Danes aged 46 to 102
    Henrik Frederiksen
    Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 16:554-62. 2006
    ..The purpose is to study the age trajectory of hand-grip strength after the age of 45 years...
  42. ncbi Diabetes and 30-day mortality from peptic ulcer bleeding and perforation: a Danish population-based cohort study
    Reimar W Thomsen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 9100 Aalborg, Denmark
    Diabetes Care 29:805-10. 2006
    ..We examined whether diabetes increased 30-day mortality among Danish patients hospitalized with bleeding or perforated peptic ulcers...
  43. doi Surveillance of health status on eight marine rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum), farms in Denmark in 2006
    K Pedersen
    National Veterinary Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Arhus N, Denmark
    J Fish Dis 31:659-67. 2008
    ..Vibrio vulnificus has not previously been found in rainbow trout in Denmark. Both mortality and number of antimicrobial treatments during the period were considerably higher in unvaccinated ..
  44. pmc Effect of European Clinical Trials Directive on academic drug trials in Denmark: retrospective study of applications to the Danish Medicines Agency 1993-2006
    Louise Berendt
    Danish Medicines Agency, DK 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 336:33-5. 2008
    To determine the impact of the European Union's Clinical Trials Directive on the number of academic drug trials carried out in Denmark.
  45. pmc Seroprevalence of human toxocariasis in Denmark
    Christen R Stensvold
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:1372-3. 2009
    ..4%. This indicates that the seroprevalence of toxocariasis in Denmark is low compared to those in other European countries.
  46. doi Prevalence of quinolone resistance mechanisms and associations to minimum inhibitory concentrations in quinolone-resistant Escherichia coli isolated from humans and swine in Denmark
    Lina Maria Cavaco
    Research Group for Antimicrobial Resistance and Molecular Epidemiology, Department for Microbiology and Risk Assessment, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Microb Drug Resist 14:163-9. 2008
    ..and ciprofloxacin (CIP) were investigated in 124 Escherichia coli isolated from humans (n=85) and swine (n=39) in Denmark. The collection included 59 high-level CIP-resistant isolates (MIC >or= 4) from human (n=51) and pig origin (n=..
  47. ncbi Invasive listeriosis in Denmark 1994-2003: a review of 299 cases with special emphasis on risk factors for mortality
    P Gerner-Smidt
    Danish Reference Centre for Listeriosis, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:618-24. 2005
    ..The disease is notifiable in Denmark. This paper reviews the results of the Danish surveillance of invasive listeriosis from 1994 to 2003, excluding ..
  48. doi Population-based prevalence, type- and age-specific distribution of HPV in women before introduction of an HPV-vaccination program in Denmark
    Susanne K Kjaer
    Department of Virus, Hormones and Cancer, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 123:1864-70. 2008
    ..We conducted a large population-based study in Denmark to determine the overall and age-specific HPV prevalence, and HPV type distribution in women...
  49. ncbi Rising incidence and persistently high mortality of hospitalized pneumonia: a 10-year population-based study in Denmark
    R W Thomsen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg and Aarhus, Denmark
    J Intern Med 259:410-7. 2006
    ..Little is known about temporal trends in the incidence and mortality of pneumonia in the general population...
  50. doi Recent decline in age at breast development: the Copenhagen Puberty Study
    Lise Aksglaede
    Rigshospitalet, Department of Growth and Reproduction GR, Section 5064, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Pediatrics 123:e932-9. 2009
    ..Here we present new European data systematically collected from the same region and by 1 research group at the beginning and end of the recent 15-year period...
  51. pmc A decamer duplication in the 3' region of the BRI gene originates an amyloid peptide that is associated with dementia in a Danish kindred
    R Vidal
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:4920-5. 2000
    ..This de novo-created amyloidogenic peptide, associated with a genetic defect in the Danish kindred, stresses the importance of amyloid formation as a causative factor in neurodegeneration and dementia...
  52. pmc Out of hours service in Denmark: evaluation five years after reform
    M B Christensen
    Research Unit for General Practice, University of Aarhus, 2 DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMJ 316:1502-5. 1998
    Five years after its introduction, to evaluate the 1992 reform in the out of hours service in Denmark.
  53. ncbi Helminths of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Denmark
    I Saeed
    Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Dyrlaegevej 100, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 139:168-79. 2006
    An epidemiological study of helminths in 1040 red foxes collected from various localities in Denmark during 1997-2002, revealed 21 helminth species at autopsy, including nine nematode species: Capillaria plica (prevalence 80...
  54. ncbi A new multiplex PCR for easy screening of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus SCCmec types I-V
    K Boye
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Hvidovre Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:725-7. 2007
    ..SCCmec type IV was by far the most common SCCmec type among both hospital- and community-acquired MRSA isolates in Denmark.
  55. ncbi The validity of the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in routine statistics: a comparison of mortality and hospital discharge data with the Danish MONICA registry
    Mette Madsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Svanemøllevej 25, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:124-30. 2003
    ..The combination of the national registries was found to be a valid and powerful tool for monitoring the population incidence of MI...
  56. doi Lungworm infections (Angiostrongylus vasorum, Crenosoma vulpis, Aelurostrongylus abstrusus) in dogs and cats in Germany and Denmark in 2003-2007
    Anja Taubert
    Institute of Parasitology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Rudolf Buchheim Str 2, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Vet Parasitol 159:175-80. 2009
    Faecal samples of 4151 dogs from Denmark, 958 dogs from Germany and 231 cats from Germany with clinical signs were examined for lungworm larvae using the Baermann funnel technique between 2003 and 2007. In total, 3...
  57. pmc Danish integrated antimicrobial resistance monitoring and research program
    Anette M Hammerum
    National Center for Antimicrobials and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1632-9. 2007
    ..In 1995, Denmark was the first country to establish a systematic and continuous monitoring program of antimicrobial drug ..
  58. doi Chronic pain and other sequelae in long-term breast cancer survivors: nationwide survey in Denmark
    V Peuckmann
    Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, University Hospital Rigshospitalet 7612, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur J Pain 13:478-85. 2009
    ..To investigate self-reported chronic pain and other sequelae in a nationally representative sample of long-term breast cancer survivors (BCS)...
  59. ncbi Detection of sul1, sul2 and sul3 in sulphonamide resistant Escherichia coli isolates obtained from healthy humans, pork and pigs in Denmark
    Anette M Hammerum
    National Center for Antimicrobials and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 106:235-7. 2006
    ..faeces collected at slaughter, Danish pork collected at retail outlets and from faeces from healthy persons in Denmark. In total 18% (n=35), 20% (n=38) and 26% (n=161) of the E...
  60. pmc Arsenic in drinking-water and risk for cancer in Denmark
    Rikke Baastrup
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Environ Health Perspect 116:231-7. 2008
    ..Epidemiologic studies have shown increased cancer risks among individuals exposed to high concentrations of arsenic in drinking-water, whereas studies of the carcinogenic effect of low doses have had inconsistent results...
  61. ncbi Oral health status in relation to ethnicity of children in the Municipality of Copenhagen, Denmark
    A Sundby
    Municipal Dental Service, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Paediatr Dent 13:150-7. 2003
    ..Approximately 25% of children under the age of 18 in the Municipality of Copenhagen have a non-Danish ethnic background, and it is suspected that there may be major inequalities in oral health as a result...
  62. ncbi Socioeconomic status and psychosocial work environment: results from a Danish national study
    Tage S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 59:41-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the associations between socioeconomic status (SES ) and a number of psychosocial work environment factors with a potential impact on inequality in health...
  63. ncbi Comorbidity with low back pain: a cross-sectional population-based survey of 12- to 22-year-olds
    Lise Hestbaek
    Back Research Center, Ringe, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1483-91; discussion 1492. 2004
    ..Cross-sectional, population-based survey...
  64. ncbi New avian influenza A virus subtype combination H5N7 identified in Danish mallard ducks
    K Bragstad
    Department of Virology, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Virus Res 109:181-90. 2005
    ..To our knowledge this is the first report of an H5N7 influenza A virus...
  65. ncbi Associations between objectively assessed physical activity and indicators of body fatness in 9- to 10-y-old European children: a population-based study from 4 distinct regions in Europe (the European Youth Heart Study)
    Ulf Ekelund
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Strangeways Research Laboratories, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:584-90. 2004
    ..The rising prevalence of obesity in children may be due to a reduction in physical activity (PA)...
  66. pmc Maternal consumption of coffee during pregnancy and stillbirth and infant death in first year of life: prospective study
    Kirsten Wisborg
    Perinatal Epidemiological Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aarhus University Hospital, DK 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    BMJ 326:420. 2003
    ..To study the association between coffee consumption during pregnancy and the risk of stillbirth and infant death in the first year of life...
  67. doi Prevalence and trends in overweight and obesity among children and adolescents in Denmark
    Jeppe Matthiessen
    Department of Nutrition, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Søborg, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:153-60. 2008
    To study the current prevalence and trends in overweight and obesity among children and adolescents in Denmark from 1995 to 2000-2002.
  68. pmc Do factors in the psychosocial work environment mediate the effect of socioeconomic position on the risk of myocardial infarction? Study from the Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies
    I Andersen
    Copenhagen Centre for Prospective Population Studies, Institute of Preventive Medicine, H S Kommunehospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 61:886-92. 2004
    ..To investigate whether the effect of socioeconomic position on risk of myocardial infarction (MI) is mediated by differential exposure or differential susceptibility to psychosocial work environment...
  69. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging and low back pain in adults: a diagnostic imaging study of 40-year-old men and women
    Per Kjaer
    The Back Research Center, Backcenter Funen, Ringe, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1173-80. 2005
    ..Cross-sectional cohort study of a general population...
  70. ncbi Polymorphisms in COX-2, NSAID use and risk of basal cell carcinoma in a prospective study of Danes
    Ulla Vogel
    National Research Centre for Working Environment, DK 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Mutat Res 617:138-46. 2007
    ..of controls was nested in a population-based prospective study of 57,053 individuals (aged 50-64 at inclusion) in Denmark. NSAID use was associated with a slightly decreased risk of BCC (IRR=0.85, 95% CI=0.66-1.10)...
  71. doi Psychiatric family history and schizophrenia risk in Denmark: which mental disorders are relevant?
    P B Mortensen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Psychol Med 40:201-10. 2010
    ....
  72. ncbi Polymorphisms in genes involved in xenobiotic metabolism and lung cancer risk under the age of 60 years. A pooled study of lung cancer patients in Denmark and Norway
    Halla Skuladottir
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Lung Cancer 48:187-99. 2005
    ..We have pooled the individual data of three studies from Denmark and Norway, including 320 patients diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer at age 59 or below, and 618 age and ..
  73. ncbi Risk factors for sporadic infection with Salmonella enteritidis, Denmark, 1997-1999
    Kåre Mølbak
    Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 156:654-61. 2002
    In a prospective case-control study of sporadic Salmonella Enteritidis infection in Denmark (1997-1999), foreign travel was reported by 25% of 455 case patients and 8% of 507 controls (odds ratio (OR) = 3...
  74. doi Differences in sickness absence in Sweden and Denmark: the cross national HAKNAK study
    Thomas Lund
    The Danish National Centre for Social Research, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 19:343-9. 2009
    To investigate potential differences in sickness absence among public sector employees in Sweden and Denmark, and to what extent a difference was associated with age, gender, physical and psychosocial work environment exposures, ..
  75. doi What determines length of stay after total hip and knee arthroplasty? A nationwide study in Denmark
    Henrik Husted
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hvidovre Hospital, 2650, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:263-8. 2010
    ....
  76. ncbi Five decades of tick-man interaction in Denmark--an analysis
    P M Jensen
    Zoology Section, Department of Ecology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Thorvaldsensvej 40, DK 1871 Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Exp Appl Acarol 35:131-46. 2005
    ..Observations which may reflect the long term tick-human contact are available in Denmark. These observations are records of requests for information on I...
  77. doi Sulfate-reducing bacteria in marine sediment (Aarhus Bay, Denmark): abundance and diversity related to geochemical zonation
    Julie Leloup
    Laboratoire BioEmco CNRS 7618, site de l Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
    Environ Microbiol 11:1278-91. 2009
    ..The three other libraries were predominantly composed of Gram-positive SRB...
  78. ncbi Prevalence and incidence of precocious pubertal development in Denmark: an epidemiologic study based on national registries
    Grete Teilmann
    Department of Growth and Reproduction GR, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatrics 116:1323-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence and incidence of precocious pubertal development in Denmark in a 9-year period.
  79. ncbi Prepregnancy obesity and fetal death: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort
    Ellen Aagaard Nohr
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 106:250-9. 2005
    ..To examine the association between high prepregnancy body mass index and fetal death, allowing for the effects of gestational age, weight gain, and maternal diseases in pregnancy...
  80. ncbi Accuracy of ovarian cancer ICD-10 diagnosis in a Danish population-based hospital discharge registry
    M S Tetsche
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 26:266-70. 2005
    ..We estimated the accuracy of ICD-10 diagnosis of ovarian cancer in a Danish discharge registry (HDR) by comparing it with Cancer Registry data (DCR)...
  81. ncbi Standardized incidence rates of total hip replacement for primary hip osteoarthritis in the 5 Nordic countries: similarities and differences
    L Stefan Lohmander
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 77:733-40. 2006
    ..countries provide an opportunity to compare age- and sex-standardized annual incidence of primary total hip replacement (THR) and types of implants used for primary hip osteoarthritis (OA) in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
  82. ncbi Study design, exposure variables, and socioeconomic determinants of participation in Diet, Cancer and Health: a population-based prospective cohort study of 57,053 men and women in Denmark
    Anne Tjønneland
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:432-41. 2007
    ..The aims of this paper are to give a description of the study design, measurement procedures, and differences between participants and non-participants with special reference to socioeconomic characteristics...
  83. ncbi Effects of family history and place and season of birth on the risk of schizophrenia
    P B Mortensen
    Department of Psychiatric Demography, Institute for Basic Psychiatric Research, Psychiatric Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Risskov, Denmark
    N Engl J Med 340:603-8. 1999
    ..Although a family history of schizophrenia is the best-established risk factor for schizophrenia, environmental factors such as the place and season of birth may also be important...
  84. doi Fitness, fatness and clustering of cardiovascular risk factors in children from Denmark, Estonia and Portugal: the European Youth Heart Study
    Lars B Andersen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:58-66. 2008
    ..Numerous studies have measured changes in body mass index (BMI), but few have assessed the independent effects of low fitness, overweight and physical inactivity on cardiovascular (CVD) risk factors...
  85. pmc L-type calcium channel blockers and Parkinson disease in Denmark
    Beate Ritz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California at Los Angeles School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Neurol 67:600-6. 2010
    ....
  86. ncbi At what age does low back pain become a common problem? A study of 29,424 individuals aged 12-41 years
    C Leboeuf-Yde
    Nordic Institute for Chiropractic and Clinical Biomechanics, Odense University, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:228-34. 1998
    ..A cross-sectional study was performed in a Danish population of individuals 12-41 years of age...
  87. doi Time trends in brain tumor incidence rates in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, 1974-2003
    Isabelle Deltour
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1721-4. 2009
    In Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, the use of mobile phones increased sharply in the mid-1990s; thus, time trends in brain tumor incidence after 1998 may provide information about possible tumor risks associated with mobile phone ..
  88. ncbi Type 2 diabetes and pneumonia outcomes: a population-based cohort study
    Jette B Kornum
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Diabetes Care 30:2251-7. 2007
    ..We sought to examine whether type 2 diabetes increases risk of death and complications following pneumonia and to assess the prognostic value of admission hyperglycemia...
  89. ncbi Estimating the benefits of mammography screening: the impact of study design
    Anne Helene Olsen
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 18:487-92. 2007
    ..We report here on a cohort study of the effect of routine mammography on breast cancer mortality, and illustrate how variations in the analytic approach can affect the conclusions...
  90. ncbi Back pain reporting pattern in a Danish population-based sample of children and adolescents
    N Wedderkopp
    Institute of Sportsscience and Clinical Biomechanics, Odense University, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:1879-83. 2001
    STUDY DESIGN: A cross-sectional survey of 806 pupils in Odense, Denmark was performed...
  91. ncbi Hip circumference and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in men and women
    Berit L Heitmann
    Research Unit for Dietary Studies and the Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Obes Res 12:482-7. 2004
    ..The effect seems to be independent of both overweight and waist circumference. This paper aims to replicate this finding in another population-based sample consisting of women and men...
  92. ncbi Quantitative risk assessment of human campylobacteriosis associated with thermophilic Campylobacter species in chickens
    Hanne Rosenquist
    The Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Institute of Food Safety and Toxicology, Division of Microbiological Safety, 19, Mørkhøj Bygade, 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 83:87-103. 2003
    ..has been prepared to assess the effect of different mitigation strategies on the number of human cases in Denmark associated with thermophilic Campylobacter spp. in chickens...
  93. ncbi Cellular telephones and cancer--a nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    C Johansen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 93:203-7. 2001
    ..Use of cellular telephones is increasing exponentially and has become part of everyday life. Concerns about possible carcinogenic effects of radiofrequency signals have been raised, although they are based on limited scientific evidence...
  94. ncbi Cellular telephones and risk for brain tumors: a population-based, incident case-control study
    H Collatz Christensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Neurology 64:1189-95. 2005
    ..To evaluate a possible association of glioma or meningioma with use of cellular telephones, using a nationwide population-based case-control study of incident cases of meningioma and glioma...
  95. pmc Epidemiology of European community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clonal complex 80 type IV strains isolated in Denmark from 1993 to 2004
    A R Larsen
    Statens Serum Institut, National Center for Antimicrobials and Infection Control, Artillerivej 5 B 47 204, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 46:62-8. 2008
    ..b>Denmark has been a low-prevalence country regarding MRSA since the mid-1970s but has experienced an increase in the ..
  96. pmc Stroke among male professional drivers in Denmark, 1994-2003
    F Tuchsen
    Department of Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen Ø, Denmarkk
    Occup Environ Med 63:456-60. 2006
    ....
  97. ncbi Declining prevalence of HIV-infected individuals at risk of transmitting drug-resistant HIV in Denmark during 1997-2004
    Nicolai Lohse
    Odense University Hospital and University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Antivir Ther 11:591-600. 2006
    ..5%) in our population, we estimated acquisition of HIV drug resistance and examined temporal trends in the prevalence of patients at risk of transmitting drug-resistant HIV...
  98. doi Testicular germ cell cancer incidence in an immigration perspective, Denmark, 1978 to 2003
    Sven Schmiedel
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet NES, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Urol 183:1378-82. 2010
    The incidence rate of testicular germ cell cancer in Denmark increased up to the 1990s to become among the highest in the world...
  99. doi National time trends in congenital heart defects, Denmark, 1977-2005
    Nina Oyen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am Heart J 157:467-473.e1. 2009
    ..Time trends in congenital heart defects (CHD) by specific phenotype and with long follow-up time are rarely available for an entire population. We present trends in national CHD prevalences over the past 3 decades...
  100. ncbi Pierre Robin sequence in Denmark: a retrospective population-based epidemiological study
    Andreas Printzlau
    Clinic of Plastic Surgery and Burns, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:47-52. 2004
    ....
  101. ncbi Mortality of purebred and mixed-breed dogs in Denmark
    Helle Friis Proschowsky
    Division of Animal Genetics, Department of Animal Science and Animal Health, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 3, 1870 C, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Prev Vet Med 58:63-74. 2003
    ..4%) accidents (6.1%), hip dysplasia (4.6%), heart diseases (4.6%) and spinal diseases (3.9%). Breed-specific proportional mortalities with 95% confidence limits are given for the six most prevalent specific causes of death...

Research Grants65

  1. A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, and the Steno Diabetes Center in Denmark. With the support of NIH grant R03 DK094484, we have designed an international four-year, multi-center, double-..
  2. An internet based prospective study of time to pregnancy
    Elizabeth E Hatch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This prospective cohort study in Denmark will expand a highly successful R21-funded pilot study, using the internet to recruit and follow 10,000 women and ..
  3. PERL: A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Michigan, Northwestern University, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and the Steno Diabetes Center in Denmark. With the support of NIH grant R03 DK094484, the Consortium has designed a three-year, multi-center, double-blind,..
  4. Photocleavable Bead Technology for Glycomics
    Mark Lim; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In addition, we will collaborate with Dr. Ola Blixt of the Center for Glycomics, Copenhagen University in Denmark, the developer of robust methods for synthesis of glycopeptide libraries, and Dr...
  5. 16th ISBRA Conference
    Edward P Riley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Congresses are held biennially and since the founding of ISBRA, meetings have been held in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom, and the United States...
  6. Multigenerational FamIlial and Environmental Risk for Autism (MINERvA) Network
    Abraham Reichenberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..leveraging established population-based epidemiologic resources from seven countries (USA-California, Australia, Denmark, Finland, Israel, Norway, Sweden) that include individual-level perinatal medical, and demographic information ..
  7. The Molecular Genetics of High Myopia
    Terri Lois Young; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our international consortium is composed of myopia and statistical geneticists from the United Kingdom, France, Denmark, Australia, and the United States...
  8. Demography of Sex Differences in Health and Survival
    James W Vaupel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..will be tested by analyzing: Human and nonhuman lifetables (Project 1); Survey and register data on humans in Denmark (Project 2); Survey data on humans in the United States (Project 3) and in Japan, the Philippines and Singapore (..
  9. GROWTH HORMONE RECEPTORS AND ACTIONS
    Christin Carter Su; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research Scientist University of Michigan Graduate Fellow University of Michigan Collaborator Odense University, Denmark Consultant Edison Biotechnoloty Institute Consultant University of Michigan Consultant University of Minnesota ..
  10. Fish Oil in Pregnancy and Offspring CVD Risk: 17 years follow-up from an RCT
    Sjurdur Frodi Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..most offspring still live in the same area as they were born and by unique opportunities for registry linkages in Denmark. Briefly, all children will be invited in writing and those accepting to participate will be given a standard ..
  11. Exposure to antibiotics during infancy and subsequent risk of Crohn's disease: a
    Michael D Kappelman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In Aim 1, the PI will conduct a retrospective birth cohort study including approximately 900,000 children born in Denmark between 1995 and 2007...
  12. 3rd ASM Conference on Enterococci
    Don B Clewell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..ASM) will represent the third international meeting on the subject of enterococci, the last being held in Denmark in August of 2005. Past conferences have been well attended -- with 200-300 participants present...
  13. Air Pollution and Parkinson's in the Danish PASIDA Study
    Beate R Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..fill this gap we will take advantage of our unique resource created with NIEHS funding over the past 6 years in Denmark, the Parkinson in Denmark (PASIDA) study, and test the novel hypothesis that long-term exposure to traffic-..
  14. The Population Genetics of Divergence
    EMANUEL HEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the State University of New Jersy, New Brunswick New Jersey, USA The University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark. PHS 398 (Rev...
  15. Prevalence of Dementia in Lebanon: A Nationwide Community-Based Cohort Study
    Gunhild Waldemar; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Center;The Lebanese Alzheimer's Association, the Danish Dementia Research Center (DDRC) in Copenhagen, Denmark;and the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, UK...
  16. Feasibility of an internet-based study of time-to-pregnancy in the United States
    Lauren A Wise; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..are an efficient and cost-effective means of recruitment and follow-up in a prospective cohort study of TTP in Denmark. However, the feasibility of these methods remains to be tested in the United States...
  17. Health of Children Born by Mothers with Pheumatoid Arthritis
    Jorn Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Design and Methods: A National cohort study using national registries in Denmark, with complete information on all Danish citizens (5...
  18. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series: North Atlantic Population Project
    STEVEN RUGGLES; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..365 million records, adding 40 new datasets for the period 1787 to 1930 from Albania, Britain, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, Iceland, Ireland, Germany, Norway, Mexico, Sweden, and the United States...
  19. Extending the Phenotype of Nonsyndromic Orofacial Clefts
    Mary L Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Louis, Texas, and Denmark. All participants will be assessed for the following features: OO muscle anatomy by high-resolution ultrasound, ..
  20. Timing of Primary Surgery for Cleft Palate
    WILLIAM CHRISTIE SHAW; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..palate sponsored by the European Commission and NIDCR: the Scandcleft Network (10 surgical sites serving all of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden and five regional centers in the UK);and a large specialized cleft center in Brazil (..
  21. Gene-Environment Interplay of Social Contexts and Aging-Related Outcomes
    Nancy L Pedersen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..this application, we propose a new collaboration among 7 existing longitudinal twin and family studies in Sweden, Denmark, and the US to lay the foundation for future studies of gene-environment interplay through harmonization of these ..
  22. Rapid Emergence of Livestock-associated MRSA ST398: Host-adaptation &Virulence
    LANCE BRADLEY PRICE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..indirect contact with livestock, but new cases without known livestock exposure are increasing, particularly in Denmark and the Netherlands...
  23. Constructing a Danish Reaction to Severe Stress Cohort
    Jaimie L Gradus; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Denmark is the ideal location in which to study the longitudinal sequelae of disorders resulting from traumatic ..
  24. 15th Congress of INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH ON ALCOHOLISM
    Edward Riley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..S.A., Finland, Japan, Canada, UK, Australia, and Denmark. For the 15th Congress in 2010, ISBRA will be meeting in Paris, France...
  25. Genome-wide association study of febrile seizures following measles, mumps, rubel
    Anders Hviid; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The project will take advantage of the exceptional research resources available in Denmark and will combine health information from nationwide registers with genetic information based on samples obtained ..
  26. Minimizing Cancer Risk in Shift Workers
    Eva S Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Based on results from the Nurses'Health Study II (NHS2), in March 2009, Denmark as the first country worldwide began paying monetary compensation to women who developed breast cancer after 20 ..
  27. The Shape of Income and Mortality
    George Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..it will coordinate efforts of an experienced set of researchers conducting identical analyses in Canada, Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden in order to examine in a broader context the nature of the association between ..
  28. Peer Effects on Fertility Decision Making
    AMALIA REBECCA MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will use high-quality, detailed, register-based data on the population of Denmark that allows us to link individuals to their employers and family members...
  29. Parental Occupation and Childhood Cancers
    Julia Heck; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose a large (N=537,000) nested case-control study of children born in Denmark 1965-2010 to examine risks of cancer from parental occupational exposures...
  30. Genome-Wide Association Study of Radiation Exposure and Bilateral Breast Cancer
    Jonine L Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In addition, through four cancer registries in the US and one in Denmark, we will recruit, interview and obtain a blood sample from 800 women with bilateral breast cancer (new cases) and ..
  31. CLEFT LIP AND PALATE IN LOS ANGELES HISPANICS
    M Spence; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..J. Hum. Genet., 1986) have confirmed an autosomal recessive clefting gene in a sample from Denmark. In addition Chung's group found only evidence for a multifactorial etiology in a sample from Japan...
  32. Health outcomes and improved phenotypic characterization of cleft lip and palate
    GEORGE WEHBY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..individuals and their first degree relatives will be evaluated using a unique population registry system in Denmark which allows tracking about 8300 cases with NS CLP born starting 1936 and their first degree relatives through ..
  33. 8th International Symposium for VIP, PACAP & Related Peptides
    Victor May; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Subsequent meetings were held in Freiburg (Germany) in 1997, Elsinor (Denmark) in 1999, Santa Barbara (California, USA) in 2001, Hakone (Japan) in 2003 and most recently in Rouen (France) in ..
  34. TENTH CONGRESS: INT SOC. BIOMED. RES. ALCOHOLISM
    Ting Kai Li; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..since the founding of ISBRA, meetings have been held in Germany, USA, Finland, Japan, Canada, UK, Australia, and Denmark. This will be the second time since 1988 that the ISBRA Congress will be held in Japan...
  35. Population-Based Study of Environmental Risk Factors for ALS
    Marc G Weisskopf; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in a case-control study nested within the entire population of Denmark between the years 1985 and 2009 using the Danish Registry systems...
  36. A Forty-Year Followup of Men at High Risk for Alcoholism
    ELIZABETH PENICK; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S.-Danish Longitudinal Study of Alcoholism was initiated with funds provided by the government of Denmark. No funds were available to support the U.S...
  37. 13th World Congress on Biomedical Alcohol Research
    Edward Riley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..S.A., Finland, Japan, Canada, UK, Australia, and Denmark. This will be the second time since 1982 that the ISBRA Congress will be held in Australia...
  38. Psychosis and Autoimmune Diseases in Denmark
    William W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and three psychiatric disorders is proposed using record linkage in the entire population of 5 million persons in Denmark. The Central Population Register of Denmark assigns a unique number to each person, which is used in all ..
  39. Efficiency Estimation in Diabetes Care
    Michael Christensen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..international evaluation of the method by providers, payers and regulators in the diabetes care community in Denmark and the United States. The study site was the Steno Diabetes Center, Copenhagen, Denmark (1995-2000)...
  40. DETERMINANTS OF THE SECULAR INCREASE IN NHL
    Mads Melbye; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Drawing on experience from nationwide collaborative studies between the major research centers in Denmark and Sweden, they propose to conduct a large, nationwide, population-based case-control study...
  41. CHEMICAL AND STRUCTURAL SIGNATURES OF INSULIN FUNCTION
    Michael Dunn; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The Novo Research Institute (Denmark) had made available to this project large amounts (100 mg to >1 gm) of insulin mutants which vary widely in ..
  42. International Caries Detection and Assessement System
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..following members: David Banting (Canada), Hafstein Eggerston (USA and Iceland), Amid Ismail (USA), Kim Ekstrand (Denmark), Christopher Longbottom (Scotland), Nigel Pitts (Scotland), Elmar Reich (Germany), David Ricketts (Scotland), ..
  43. 12th World Congress on Biomedical Alcohol Research
    Edward Riley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S.A., Finland, Japan, Canada, UK, Australia, and Denmark. This will be the fourth time since 1982 that the ISBRA Congress will be held in Europe and the second time that ..
  44. Eleventh Congress: Int. Soc. Biomed. Res. Alcoholism
    Robert Harris; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Australia, and Denmark. This will be the third time that the ISBRA Congress will be held in the United States...
  45. INTERACTIONAL FACTORS IN ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
    Sarnoff Mednick; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..concordance for criminality in all of the 3,586 twin pairs born between 1880 and 1910 in a well-defined area of Denmark. The pairwise concordance rates for criminality for the monozygotic twins was 36%, for the dizygotic twins 13%...
  46. Genetic Consequences of Therapies for Cancer
    John Boice; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..All persons diagnosed with cancer under age 35 after 1943 in Denmark and after 1952 in Finland will be identified, along with their siblings...
  47. Internat'l Conf. on Functional Mapping of the HumanBrain
    Peter Fox; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Past meetings of OHBM were in: Paris, France, 1995;Boston, MA, 1996;Copenhagen, Denmark, 1997;Montreal, Canada, 1998;Dusseldorf, Germany, 1999;San Antonio, Texas, 2000;Brighton, England, 2001;Sendai, ..
  48. MATERNAL RISK FACTORS FOR J ORRP IN DENMARK
    Keerti Shah; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..with the diagnoses of maternal condyloma will be identified in a search of over one million pregnancies in Denmark in the time period 1974-1993. It is estimated that about 3,000 such pregnancies will be identified...
  49. Intrapartum complications and neurologic morbidity
    Vera Ehrenstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Birth data on over 300,000 singletons born in Denmark in 1980-2001 are available...
  50. BONDED BRIDGES--PROJECTED LONGEVITY/PERIODONTAL RESPONSE
    Morton Wood; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..to other clinical data (debond rates for BCPs at the University of Iowa and dental amalgam replacement rates in Denmark). 5...
  51. NIMH-WHO STUDY ON THE DETERMINANTS OF MENTAL DISORDERS
    Anthony Marsella; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..study on the psychosocial determinants of schizophrenia and is being conducted simultaneously in England, Denmark, Czechoslovakia, India, Colombia, Nigeria, Japan, and the United States (Honolulu, Rochester)...
  52. MECHANISM OF PROTEIN SYNTHESIS IN MAMMALIAN MITOCHONDRIA
    Linda Spremulli; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A collaborative project has been established with the laboratory of Dr. Soren Thirup (Univ. Aarhus, Denmark) to determine the structures of the ternary complex (EF-Tumt:GTP:aa-tRNA) and several other components of the ..
  53. Genetic variation in DNArepair and the risk for lymphoma
    Hans Olov Adami; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..population-based case-control study, including in total 3 000 NHL cases and 2 800 controls in Sweden and Denmark. Specifically, we plan to analyze if 21 single nucleotide polymorphisms and haplotypes in genes involved mainly ..
  54. FINNIGAN LCQTM BENCHTOP MS SYSTEM FOR HPLC
    HAROLD BOX; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..from Thermo Separation Products, NJ) and a nanoelectrospray ion source (Protein Analysis Company, Odense, Denmark). The Finnigan LCQ/TM system has a 0-2000 dalton mass range analyzer and LC/MS/MS/n capabilities...
  55. International Conference on Dietary Assessment Methods
    Douglas Taren; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..applicant): The Sixth International Conference on Dietary Assessment Methods (ICDAM6) will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark from April 26-29, 2006 at the SAS Scandinavia Hotel...
  56. Causal Effects of Schooling on Adult and Child Health
    JERE BEHRMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..pathways linking schooling to health and mortality, net of endowments, using five data sets on twins from China, Denmark and the U.S. Though the information overlap across the data sets is large, each has different strengths...
  57. DIVERSITY IN HUMAN DNA SEQUENCES
    Marcus Feldman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..S. and Russian geneticists that has existed for almost ten years and has produced about 30 peer-reviewed publications while also involving other scientific groups from the United States, Sweden, Denmark and Australia.
  58. 7TH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON IMMUNE-DEFICIENT ANIMALS
    Leonard Shultz; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..workshop builds on the highly successful workshops held every three years since the original workshop in Aarhus, Denmark in 1973. The last International Workshop on Immune-Deficient Animals was held in Beijing, China in 1988...
  59. BREAST CANCER, RADIATION EXPOSURE, AND THE ATM GENE
    Jonine Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..with unilateral breast cancer who will be ascertained through 6 population-based tumor registries in the US and Denmark. All subjects will be interviewed using a structured questionnaire and blood samples will be collected for ..
  60. International Congress of Neuroethology
    SARAH BOTTJER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..International of Neuroethology, to be held are requested to help support Congress August 9-13, 2004 in Nyborg, Denmark. The International Congress of Neuroethology (ICN) serves as the scientific meeting of the International Society ..
  61. A Pilot Study Of Internet Recruitment and follow-up among Reproductive Age Women
    ELIZABETH HATCH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This exploratory study will be conducted in Denmark, which has one of the highest prevalences of internet usage in the world, and maintains extensive registry data ..
  62. DETERMINANTS OF THE SECULAR INCREASE IN NHL
    Ellen Chang; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Melbye are leading a population-based case-control study to investigate the etiology of lymphoma in Sweden and Denmark. A total of about 3,400 patients and 3,000 controls were recruited into the study between October 1999 and ..
  63. CORE SUPPORT FOR HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH CENTER
    GORDON DEFRIESE; Fiscal Year: 1980
    This proposal seeks financial support for travel to Copenhagen, Denmark for the purpose of negotiating with the staff of the UCLA/University of Copenhagen Joint Center for Studies of Health Programs and the Danish National Committee for ..
  64. THE SECOND WORLD CONFERENCE ON LUNG CANCER
    GEORGE HIGGINS; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..interested in lung cancer throughout the world, a second conference is planned for June 9-13, 1980 at Copenhagen, Denmark with part of the program to be held at nearby Malmo, Sweden...
  65. ISMB Conference Funding for US Students and Scientists
    Michael Gribskov; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..ISMB2001 will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark. The locations of ISMB 2002 and ISMB 2003 will be North American and non-North American respectively...