Schack-Nielsen L. PhD Thesis: Early life obesity risk factors. Dept. of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences & Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital 2008: pp 11-161.

Scientific papers:

Adegboye ARA, Heitmann BL. Accuracy and correlates of maternal recall of birthweight and gestational age. BJOG. 2008;115:886-893.

Aksglæde L, Olsen LW, Sørensen TIA, Juul A. Forty years trends in timing of pubertal growth spurt in 157,000 Danish school children. PLoS One. 2008;3:e2728.

Andersen I, Heitmann BL, Wagner G. Obesity and sexual dysfunction in younger Danish men. J Sex Med. 2008;5:2053-2060.

Andersen NN, Caspersen S, Jess T, Munkholm P. Occurrence of demyelinating diseases after anti-TNFa treatment of inflammatory bowel disease: A Danish Crohn Colitis Database study. J Crohn's & Colitis (JCC). 2008;2:304-309

Andreasen CH, Mogensen MS, Borch-Johnsen K, Sandbæk A, Lauritzen T, Sørensen TIA, Hansen L, Almind K, Jørgensen T, Pedersen O, Hansen T.Non-replication of genome-wide based associations between common variants in INSIG2 and PFKP and obesity in studies of 18,014 Danes. PLoS One. 2008;3:e2872.

Baker JL, Olsen LW, Sørensen TIA. Weight at birth and all-cause mortality in adulthood. Epidemiol. 2008;19:197-205.
[Accompanied by two Commentaries: Basso O. Birthweight is forever. Epidemiol 2008;19:204-205. & Lawlor DA. The developmental origins of health and disease - Where do we go from here? Epidemiol. 2008;19:206-208.

Baker JL, Gamborg M, Heitmann BL, Lissner L, Sørensen TIA, Rasmussen KM. Breastfeeding reduces postpartum weight retention. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88:1543-1551.

Baker JL, Olsen LW, Sørensen TIA. Body mass index i barndommen og risikoen for koronar hjertesygdom i voksenlivet - sekundærpublikation. Ugeskr Læger. 2008;170/33:2434-2437.

Berentzen T, Kring SII, Holst C, Zimmermann E, Jess T, Hansen T, Pedersen O, Toubro S, Astrup A, Sørensen TIA. Lack of association of fatness-related FTO gene variants with energy expenditure or physical activity. J Clin Endocrin & Metab. 2008;93:2904-2908.

Berentzen T, Petersen L, Schnohr P, Sørensen TIA. Pysical activity in leisure time associated with 10-year changes in waist circumference. Scand J Med Sci & Sports. 2008;18:719-727.

Capel F, Viguerie N, Vega N, Dejean S, Arner P, Klimcakova E, Martinez A, Saris WHM, Holst C, Taylor M, Oppert JM, Sørensen TIA, Clément K, Vidal H, Langin D. Contribution of energy restriction and macronutrient composition to changes in adipose tissue gene expression during dietary weight-loss programs in obese women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008;93:4315-4322.

Caspersen S, Riis L, Elkjær M, Pedersen N, Mortensen C, Jess T, Sarto P, Hansen TS, Wever V, Bendtsen F, Moesgaard F, Munkholm P, DCCD (Danish Chrohn Colitis Database). Infliximab for inflammatory bowel disease in Denmark 1999-2005: clinical outcome and follow-up on malignancy and mortality. Clin Gastroenterol Hepat. 2008;6:1212-1217.

Cauchi S, Choquet H, Gutiérrez-Aguilar R, Capel F, Grau K, Proenca C, Dina C, Duval A, Balkau B, Marre M, Potoczna N, Langin D, Horber F, Sørensen TIA, Charpentier G, Meyre D, Froguel P. Effects of TCF7L2 polymorphisms on obesity in European populations. Obesity. 2008;16:476-482.

Christiansen E, Swann A, Sørensen TIA. Feedback models allowing estimation of thresholds for self-promoting body weight gain. J Theor Biol. 2008;254;731-736.

Euling SY, Herman-Giddens ME, Lee PA, Selevan SG, Juul A, Sørensen TIA, Dunkel L, Himes JH, Teilmann G, Swan SH. Examination of U.S. puberty-timing data from 1940 to 1994 for secular trends: Panel findings. Pediatrics. 2008;121:S172-S191.

Flensborg-Madsen T, Knop J, Mortensen EL, Becker U, Sher L, Grønbæk M.Beverage preference and risk of alcohol use disorders. A Danish prospective cohort study. J Stud Alc Drugs. 2008;69:371-377.

Gluud C, 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, Jespersen CM, CLARICOR Trial Group. Clarithromycin for 2 weeks for stable coronary heart disease: 6-year follow-up of the CLARICOR randomized trial and updated meta-analysis of antibiotics for coronary heart disease. Cardiology. 2008;111:280-287.

Hare-Bruun H, Nielsen BM, Grau K, Oxlund AL, Heitmann BL. Should glycemic index and glycemic load be considered in dietary recommendations? Evidence from epidemiology. Nutr Rev. 2008;66:569-590.

Hasselbalch AL, Benyamin B, Visscher PM, Heitmann BL, Kyvik KO, Sørensen TIA. Common genetic components of obesity traits and serum leptin. Obesity. 2008;16:2723-2729.

Hasselbalch AL, Heitmann BL, Kyvik KO, Sørensen TIA. Studies of twins indicate that genetics influence dietary intake. J Nutr. 2008;138:2406-2412.

Heitmann BL, Gamborg M. Remaining teeth, cardiovascular morbidity and death among adult Danes. Prev Med. 2008;47:156-160.

Heitmann BL, Hills AP, Frederiksen P, Ward LC. Obesity, leanness and mortality. Effect modification by physical activity in men and women. Obesity. 2008;17:136-42

Højgaard B, Gyrd-Hansen D, Olsen KR, Søgaard J, Sørensen TIA. Waist circumference and body mass index as predictors of health care costs. PLoS One. 2008;3:e2619.
[Højgaard B, Olsen KR, Søgaard J, Gyrd-Hansen D, Sørensen TIA. Fedme-relatererede sundhedsomkostninger vurderet ud fra måling af enten BMI eller taljeomkreds - sekundærpublikation. Ugeskr Læger. 2009;171:3068. 

Højgaard B, Olsen KR, Søgaard J, Sørensen TIA, Gyrd-Hansen D.Economic costs of abdominal obesity. Obes Facts. 2008;1:146-154.
[Højgaard B, Olsen KR, Søgaard J, Gyrd-Hansen D, Sørensen TIA. Fedme-relatererede sundhedsomkostninger vurderet ud fra måling af enten BMI eller taljeomkreds - sekundærpublikation. Ugeskr Læger. 2009;171:3068.]

Jakobsen MU, Overvad K, Dyerberg J, Heitmann BL. Intake of ruminant trans fatty acids and risk of coronary heart disease. Int J Epid. 2008;37:173-182.

Jess T, Zimmermann E, Kring SII, Berentzen T, Holst C, Toubro S, Astrup A, Hansen T, Pedersen O, Sørensen TIA. Impact on weight dynamics and general growth of the common FTO rs993909: A longitudinal Danish cohort study. Int J Obes. 2008;32:1388-1394.

Jess T. Prognosis of inflammatory bowel disease across time and countries. An epidemiological study of population-based patient cohorts. Dan Med Bull. 2008;55:103-120.

Kring SII, Larsen LH, Holst C, Toubro S, Hansen T, Astrup A, Pedersen O, Sørensen TIA. Genotype-phenotype associations in obesity dependent on definition of the obesity phenotype. Obes Facts. 2008;1:138.145.

Kring SII, Holst C, Zimmerman E, Jess T, Berentzen T, Toubro S, Hansen T, Astrup A, Pedersen O, Sørensen TIA. FTO Gene associated fatness in relation to body fat distribution and metabolic traits throughout the range of fatness. PLoS One. 2008;3:e2958.

Kring SII, Heitmann BL. Fiber intake, not dietary energy density, is associated with subsequent change in BMI Z-score among sub-groups of children. Obes Facts. 2008;1:331-338.

Lewis R, Wagner G. History of the International Society of Sexual Medicine (ISSM) - The beginnings. J Sex Med. 2008;5:740-745.

Nohr EA, Vaeth M, Baker JL, Sørensen TIA. Olsen J, Rasmussen KM.Combined associations of prepregnancy BMI and gestational weight gain with the outcome of pregnancy. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;87:1750-1759.

Pedersen JØ, Heitmann BL, Schnohr P, Grønbæk M. The combined influence of leisure time, physical activity and alcohol intake on fatal ischaemic heart disease and all-cause mortality. Eur Heart J. 2008;29:204-212.

Pers T, Martin F-P, Verdich C, Holst C, Johansen JV, Astrup A, Polak J, Martinez JA, Rezzi S, Blaak E, Saris WHM, Kochar S, Macdonald I, Sørensen TIA, Ramadan Z. Prediction of fat oxidation capacity using 'H-NMR and LC-MS lipid metabolic data combined with penotypic data. Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems (CHEMOLAB). 2008;93:34-42. [Open Access]

Petersen L, Andersen PK, Sørensen TIA. Genetic and environmental effects on mortality before age 70 years. Epidemiol. 2008;19:472-476.

Polak J, Kovacova Z, Holst C, Verdich C, Astrup A, Blaak E, Patel K, Oppert JM, Langin D, Martinez JA, Sørensen TI, Stich V. Total adiponectin and adiponectin multimeric complexes in relation to weight loss-induced improvements in insulin sensitivity in obese women: the NUGENOB study. Eur J Endocrinol. 2008;8:533-41.

Ross R, Berentzen T, Bradshaw AJ, Janssen I, Kahn HS, Katzmarzyk PT, JL Kuk, JC Seidell, MB Snijder, Sørensen TIA, Després J-P. Does the relationship between waist circumference, morbidity and mortality depend on measurement protocol for waist circumference? Obes Rev. 2008;9:312-325.

Schultz-Larsen K, Rahmanfard N, Kreiner S, Avlund K, Holst C. Cognitive impairment as assessed by a short form of MMSE was predictive of mortality. J Clin Epid. 2008;61:1227-1233.

Silva I dos S, de Stavola B, McCormack V, Collaborative Group on Pre-Natal Risk Factors and Subsequent Risk of Breast Cancer [Sørensen TIA, Baker J, Olsen LW members of the group]. Birth size and breast cancer risk: re-analysis of individual participant data from 32 studies. PLoS Med. 2008;5:e193.

Silventoinen K, Pietiläinen KH, Tynelius P, Sørensen TIA, Kaprio J, Rasmussen FGenetic regulation of growth from birth to 18 years of age: The Swedish Young Male Twins Study. Am J Hum Biol. 2008;20:292-298.

Silverton L, Mednick SA, Holst C, John R. High social class and suicide in persons at risk for schizophrenia. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2008;117:192-197.

Simonsen MK, Hundrup YA, Obel EB, Grønbæk M, Heitmann BL. Intentional weight loss and mortality among initially healthy men and women. Nutr Rev. 2008;66:375-386.

Simonsen MK, Hundrup YA, Grønbæk M, Heitmann BL. A prospective study of the association between weight changes and self-rated health. BMC Women's Health. 2008;8:13.

Sørensen HG, van der Deure WM, Hansen PS, Peeters RP, Breteler MMB, Kyvik KO, Sørensen TIA, Hegedüs L, Visser TJ. Identification and consequences of polymorphisms in the thyroid hormone receptor alpha and beta genes. Thyroid. 2008;18:1087-1094.

Sørensen TI, Due P, Hansen B, Heitmann BL, Jørgensen K, Lichtenberg A, Michaelsen KF, Müller P, Richelsen B. Monitoring the prevalence of obesity in Denmark. Ugeskr Laeger. 2008;170:317-20. 

Tolstrup JS, Halkjær J, Heitmann BL, Tjønneland AM, Overvad K, Sørensen TIA, Grønbæk M. Alcohol drinking frequency in relation to subsequent changes in waist circumference. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;87:957-963.

Taarnhøj NCBB, Munch IC, Sander B, Kessel L, Hougaard JL, Kyvik K, Sørensen TIA, Larsen M. Straight versus tortuous retinal arteries in relation to blood presure and genetics. Br J Ophthalmol. 2008;92:1055-1060.

van Hees AM, Saris WH, Dallinga-Thie GM, Hul GB, Martinez JA, Oppert J-M, Stich V, Astrup A, Arner P, Sørensen TIA. Blaak EE, and The NUGENOB Consortium. Fasting and postprandial remnant-like particle cholesterol concentrations in obesity are associated with plasma triglycerides, insulin resistance and body fat distribution. J Nutr. 2008;138;2399-2405.

Books, book chapters, reports & miscellaneous:

Sørensen TI, Due P, Hansen B, Heitmann BL, Jørgensen K, Lichtenberg A, Michaelsen KF, Mülle​r P, Richelsen B. Monitorering af forekomsten af fedme [report] Motions- og Ernæringsrådet 2008, pp 1-80.

Seeger C,Heitmann BL. De komplekse årsager til fedme. Sygeplejersken, blad nr. 21/2008.