2006

​Doctoral dissertations & PhD-theses:

Larsen LH. PhD Thesis: Genetic aspects of human obesity - studies of the candidate genes: MC4R, GHSR, ghrelin, PPARG2 and ESRRA. Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital & Steno Diabetes Center, Hagedorn Research Institute.

Black E. PhD Thesis: ADIGEN - recruitment and phenotype characterization of a cohort for studies of anthropometrics, epidemiology, pathophysiology and molecular pathogenesis of major phenotpes of obesity. Departmen of Human Nutrition, Royal Danish Veterinary and Agricultural University. Danish Epidemiology Science Centre at the Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital & Steno Diabetes Center.

Scientific papers:

Astrup AV, Rössner S, Sørensen TIA. Alternative årsager til fedme. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:135-137.

Berentzen T, Madsbad S, Sørensen TIA, Astrup AV. Betydning af fysisk aktivitet og fitness for fedmens komplikationer. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:144-149.

Berentzen T, Sørensen TIA. Effects of intended weight loss on morbidity and mortality: possible explanations of controversial results. Nutr Rev. 2006;64:502-507.

Blaak EE, Hul G, Verdich C, Martinez A, Petersen M, Feskens M, Patel K, Oppert MJ, Barbe P, Toubro S, Polak J, Astrup A, Macdonald I, Langin D, Holst C, Sorensen TI, Saris W. Fat oxidation before and after a high fat load in the obese insulin resistant state. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2006;91:1462-1469.

Brasch-Andersen C, Tan Q, Børglum AD, Haagerup A, Larsen TR, Vestbo J, Kruse TA. Significant linkage to chromosome 12q24.32-q24.33 and identification of SFRS8 as a possible asthma susceptibility gene. Thorax. 2006;61:874-879.

Buemann B, Astrup A, Pedersen O, Black E, Holst C, Toubro S, Echwald S, Holst JJ, Rasmussen C, Sørensen TIA. Possible role of adiponectin and insulin sensitivity in mediating the favourable effects of lower body fat mass on blood lipids. J Clin Endocrinol & Metab. 2006;91:1698-1704.

Christiansen U, Haagerup A, Binderup HG, Vestbo J, Krise TA, Børglum AD. Family based association analysis of the IL2 and IL15 genes in allergic disorders. Eur J Hum Genet. 2006;14:227-235.

Due P, Heitmann BL, Sørensen TIA. Adipositas epidemien i Danmark. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:129-132.

Echwald SM, Larsen PJ, Pedersen OB, Sørensen TIA. Fedmens genetik. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:150-152.

Ekstrøm M, Mortensen EL, Sørensen HJ, Mednick SA. Premorbid personality in schizophrenia spectrum: A prospective study. Nord J Psychiatry. 2006;60:417-422.

Halkjær J, Tjønneland A, Thomsen BL, Overvad K, Sørensen TIA. Intake of macronutrients as predictors of five-year changes in waist circumference. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;84:789-797.

Hare-Bruun H, Flint A, Heitmann BL. Glycemic index and glycemic load in relation to changes in body weight, body fat distribution, and body composition in adult Danes. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;84 871-879.

Iqbal SI, Helge JW, Heitmann BL. Do energy density and dietary fiber influence subsequent 5-year weight changes in adult men and women? Obes Res. 2006;14:106-114.

Jakobsen MU, Bysted A, Andersen NL, Heitmann BL, Hartkopp HB, Leth T, Overvad K, Dyerberg J. Intake of ruminant trans fatty acids in the Danish population aged 1-80 years. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2006;60:312-318.

Jakobsen MU, Bysted A, Andersen NL, Heitmann BL, Hartkopp HB, Leth T, Overvad K, Dyerberg J. Intake of ruminant trans fatty acids and risk of coronary heart disease – an overview. Atherosclerosis. 2006;7:9-11.

Jespersen CM, Als-Nielsen B, Damgaard M, Hansen JF, Hansen S, Helø OH, Hildebrandt P, Hilden J, Jensen GB, Kastrup J, Kolmos HJ, Kjøller E, Lind I, Nielsen H, Petersen L, Gluud C, the CLARICOR Trial Group. Randomised placebo controlled multicentre trial to assess short term clarithromycin for patients with stable coronary heart disease: CLARICOR trial. BMJ. 2006;332:22-24.

Karnehed N, Tynelius P, Heitmann BL, Rasmussen F. Physical activity, diet, and gene-environment interactions in relation to body mass index and waist circumference. The Swedish Young Male Twins Study. Pub Health Nutr. 2006;9:851-858.

Kroustrup JP, Sørensen TIA, Jensen L. Adipositas: forebyggelse og behandling. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:1205.

Larsen PJ, Echwald SM, Sørensen TIA, Pedersen OB. Molekylær patogenese ved monogen og polygen fedme. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:152-155.

Larsen TM, Flint A, Heitmann BL. Forebyggelse af fedme. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:155-159.

Løkkegaard E, Jovanovic Z, Heitmann BL, Keiding N, Ottesen B, Pedersen AT. The association between early menopause and risk of ischaemic heart disease: Influence of hormone therapy. Maturitas. 2006;
53:226-233.

Michaelsen KF, Mølgaard C, Richelsen B, Heitmann BL. Forebygelse og behandling af fedme hos børn og unge. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:172-175.

Mortensen EL, Jensen HH, Sanders SA, Reinisch JM. Associations between volume of alcohol consumption and social status, intelligence, and personality in a sample of young adult Danes. Scand J Psychol. 2006;47:387-398.

Mortensen LH, Siegler IC, Barefoot JC, Grønbæk M, Sørensen TIA. Prospective associations between sedentary lifestyle and BMI in mid-life. Obesity 2006;14:1462-1471.

Olsen LW, Baker JL, Holst C, Sørensen TIA. Birth cohort effect on the obesity epidemic in Denmark. Epidemiol. 2006;17:292-295.

Osler M, Petersen L, Prescott E, Teasdale TW, Sørensen TIA. Genetic and environmental influences on the relation between parental social class and mortality. Int J Epidemiol. 2006;35:1272-1277.

Overgaard D, Gamborg M, Gyntelberg F, Heitmann BL. Psychological workload and weight gain among women with and without familial obesity. Obesity 2006;14:458-463.

Oxlund AL, Heitmann BL. Glycemic index and glycemic load in relation to blood lipids – 6 years of follow-up in adult Danish men and women. Pub Health Nutr. 2006;9:737-745.

Pedersen KM, Worre-Jensen AL. Adipositas og sundhedsøkonomi. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:196-200.

Petersen L, Sørensen TIA, Nielsen GG, Andersen PK. Inference methods for correlated left truncated lifetimes: parent and offspring relations in an adoption study. Lifetime Data Anal. 2006;12:5-20.

Petersen M, Taylor M, Saris W, Verdich C, Toubro S, MacDonald I, Rössner S, Stich V, Guy-Grand B, Langin D, Martinez JA, Pedersen O, Arner P, Holst C, Sørensen TIA, Astrup A and NUGENOB Consortium. Randomized, multi-center trial of two hypo-energetic diets in obese subjects: High- versus low-fat content. Int J Obes. 2006;30:552-560.

Santos JL, Boutin P, Verdich C, Holst C, Larsen LH, Toubro S, Dina C, Saris WHM, Blaak E, Hoffstedt J, Taylor MA, Polak J, Clement K, Langin D, Astrup A, Froguel P, Pedersen O, Sørensen TIA, Martínez JA and The NUGENOB Consortium. Genotype-by-nutrient interactions assessed in European obese women: a case-only study. Eur J Nutr. 2006;45:454-462.

Schack-Nielsen L, Mølgaard C, Sørensen TIA. Greisen G, Michaelsen KF. Secular change in size at birth from 1973 to 2003: National Data from Denmark. Obesity. 2006;14:1257-1263.

Sørensen GI, Hjelmborg JV, Kyvik KO, Fenger M, Hoj A, Bendixen C, Sørensen TIA, Holmskov U. Genetic and environmental influences of surfactant protein D serum levels. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2006;290:L1010-1017.

Sørensen GL, Hjelmborg JVB, Leth-Larsen R, Schmidt V, Fenger M, Poulain F, Hawgood S, Sørensen TIA, Kyvik KO, Holmskov U. Surfactant protein D of the innate immune defence is inversely associated with human obesity and SP-D deficiency inferres increased body weight in mice. Scand J Immunol. 2006;64:633-638.

Sørensen HJ, Mortensen EL, Reinisch JM, Mednick SA. Early weaning and hospitalization with alcohol-related diagnoses in adult life. Am J Psychiatry. 2006;163:704-709.

Sørensen HJ, Mortensen EL, Reinisch JM, Mednick SA. Height, weight and body mass index in early adulthood and risk of schizophrenia. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2006;114:49-54.

Sørensen HJ, Mortensen EL, Parnas J, Mednick SA. Premorbid neurocognitive functioning in schizophrenia spectrum disorder. Schiz Bull. 2006;32:578-583.

Sørensen TIA, Boutin P, Taylor MA, Larsen LH, Verdich C, Petersen L, Holst C, Echwald SM, Dina C, Toubro S, Petersen M, Polak J, Clément K, Martinez JA, Langin D, Oppert J-M, Stich V, Macdonald I, Arner P, Saris WHM, Pedersen O, Astrup A, Froguel P and the NUGENOB Consortium. Genetic polymorphisms and weight loss in obesity: a randomised trial of hypo-energetic high-versus low-fat diets. PLoS Clinical Trials. 2006; e1(2). 
[Correction: http://clinicaltrials.plosjournals.org/perlserv/?request=get-document&doi=10.1371/journal.pctr.0010023]

Taarnhøj NCBB, Larsen M, Sander B, Kyvik K, Kessel L, Hougaard JL, Sørensen TIA. Heritability of retinal vessel diameters and blood pressure: a twin study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2006;47:3539-3544.

The ESHRE Capri Workshop Group. Nutrition and reproduction in women [BL Heitman member of the working group]. Human Reprod Update. 2006;12:193-207.

Vestbo J, Prescott E, Almdal T, Dahl M, Nordestgaard BG, Andersen T, Sørensen TIA, Lange P. Body mass, fat-free body mass, and prognosis in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease from a random population sample - findings from the Copenhagen City Heart Study. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006;173:79-83.
[Accompanied by an Editorial: Wouters EFM. Muscle wasting in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006;173:4-5]

Wagner G, Jiang X. Corpus cavernosum electromyography, a usable clinical diagnostic method for erectile dysfunction? Indian J Urol. 2006;22:225-230.

Books, book chapters, reports & miscellaneous:

Garby L, Sørensen TIA. Misvisende fortolkning af relationen mellem fedme og energibalance [Debat]. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:1351.

Sørensen TIA, Williamson DF, Kaprio J. Correspondance to PloS Mediciine: Reply to Meir Stampfer. PloS Med. Jan 5, 2006.

Sørensen TIA, Hadengue A, Salerno F, Bendtsen F, Talwalkar J, Heathcote J, Blei AT, Rodés J. Providing sicentific evidence: RCTs and beyond [Session 8] In: de Franchis R. (Ed) Portal Hypertension IV: Proceedings of the Fourth Baveno International Consensus Workshop on Methodology of Diagnosis and Treatment. Blackwell Publishing 2006, pp 356-390.

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