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  • The association between childhood relocations and subsequent risk of suicide attempt, psychiatric problems, and low academic achievement 

    Bramson, LM; Rickert, ME; Class, QA; Sariaslan, A; Almqvist, C; Larsson, H; Lichtenstein, P; D'Onofrio, BM (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-07-07)
    Background: Given the frequency with which families change residences, the effects of childhood relocations have gained increasing research attention. Many researchers have demonstrated that childhood relocations are ...
  • Predictors of adolescents’ consent to use health records for research and results from data collection in a Swedish twin cohort 

    Ullemar, V.; Lundholm, C.; Örtqvist, A.; Hellner Gumpert, C.; Anckarsäter, H.; Lundström, S.; Almqvist, C. (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-07-07)
    INTRODUCTION: Non-random selection into a study population due to differences between consenters and non-consenters may introduce participation bias. Past investigations of factors predicting consent to ...
  • Neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases among families with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 

    Longinetti, E.; Mariosa, D.; Larsson, H.; Ye, W.; Ingre, C.; Almqvist, C.; Lichtenstein, P.; Piehl, F.; Fang, F. (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-07-07)
    Objective: To estimate risks of neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases among patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and their families. Methods: We conducted a register-based nested case-control study ...
  • Physical and cognitive fitness in young adulthood and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at early age 

    Longinetti, E; Mariosa, D; Larsson, H.; Almqvist, C.; Lichtenstein, P.; Ye, W.; Fang, F. (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-07-06)
    BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: There is a clinical impression that patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) have a higher level of physical fitness and lower body mass index (BMI) than average. However, ...
  • Maternal depressive symptoms, maternal asthma, and asthma in school-aged children 

    Medsker, B.H.; Brew, B.K.; Forno, E.; Olsson, H.; Lundholm, C.; Han, Y.Y.; Acosta-Perez, E.; Canino, G.J.; Almqvist, C.; Celedon, J.C. (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-07-06)
    BACKGROUND: Little is known about the joint effects of maternal asthma and maternal depression on childhood asthma. OBJECTIVE: To examine whether maternal depression and maternal asthma lead to greater risk ...
  • Internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy for adolescents with irritable bowel syndrome : a randomized controlled trial 

    Bonnert, Marianne; Olén, Ola; Lalouni, Maria; Benninga, Marc; Bottai, Matteo; Engelbrektsson, Johanna; Hedman, Erik; Lenhard, Fabian; Melin, Bo; Simrén, Magnus; Vigerland, Sarah; Serlachius, Eva; Ljótsson, Brjánn (Institutionen för klinisk neurovetenskap / Departement for clinical neuroscienceStockholm Health Care Services, Stockholm County Council , Stockholm , SwedenDepartment of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Sachs’ Children’s Hospital , Stockholm , SwedenDepartment of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children’s Hospital/Academic Medical Centre , Amsterdam , The NetherlandsDepartment of Internal Medicine & Clinical Nutrition, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg , Gothenburg , SwedenCenter for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina , Chapel Hill , North Carolina , USA, 2017-06-30)
    OBJECTIVES: Few treatments have been able to effectively manage pediatric irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy (Internet-CBT) based on exposure for abdominal symptoms ...
  • Psychosocial factors and preterm birth : national register-based studies 

    Liu, Can (Inst för medicin, Solna / Dept of Medicine, Solna, 2017-06-29)
    Every year, approximately fifteen million infants are born preterm, defined as prior to 37 gestational weeks. Preterm birth is the number one cause of neonatal mortality, which kills more than one million babies every ...
  • Between two lungs : proteomic and metabolomic approaches in inflammatory lung diseases 

    Heyder, Tina (Inst för medicin, Solna / Dept of Medicine, Solna, 2017-06-15)
    This doctoral thesis presents results on proteomic and metabolomic profiling of two distinct inflammatory lung diseases: sarcoidosis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Chronic inflammatory lung diseases ...
  • Mode of obstetrical delivery and type 1 diabetes : a sibling design study 

    Khashan, Ali S; Kenny, Louise C; Lundholm, Ceciclia; Kearney, Patricia M; Gong, Tong; Almqvist, Catarina (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-06-14)
    OBJECTIVES: We investigated the association between cesarean section (CS) and type 1 diabetes (T1D), and if the association remains after accounting for familial confounding by using a sibling-control design. ...
  • Are carriers of CYP21A2 mutations less vulnerable to psychological stress? A population-based national cohort study 

    Nordenström, A.; Butwicka, A.; Linden Hirschberg, A.; Almqvist, C.; Nordenskjöld, A.; Falhammar, H.; Frisen, L. (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-06-14)
    Background Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is one of the most common monogenic autosomal recessive disorders with an incidence of one in 15 000. About one in 70 individuals in the general population are carriers ...
  • Asthma and height in twins : a cohort and within-pair analyses study 

    Protudjer, Jennifer; Lundholm, Cecilia; Almqvist, Catarina (Inst för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik / Dept of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2017-06-14)
    In singletons, asthma may be associated with shorter height and delayed growth during adolescence. Yet, these studies do not account for heritability of asthma, puberty/menarche, and height. We aimed to study ...
  • Touching cognition : somatosensory processing and plasticity deficits in mouse barrel cortex 

    Juczewski, Konrad (Inst för neurovetenskap / Dept of Neuroscience, 2017-06-07)
    Senses together with thoughts and experience are key factors that shape our cognition. Touch is an important source of sensory information. Disturbances to the development of the somatosensory system have serious consequences ...
  • Orbital blow out fracture : to operate or not to operate - that is the question 

    Alinasab, Babak (Inst för klinisk vetenskap, intervention och teknik / Dept of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, 2017-06-02)
    When the eye socket is exposed to severe blunt trauma the pressure in the socket increases. As a protection mechanism to prevent the eye from disruption, the thin bony walls surrounding the eye fracture. Such a fracture ...
  • Epidemiology and emergency cardiac care services for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Qatar 

    Irfan, Furqan Bin (Inst för klinisk forskning och utbildning, Södersjukhuset / Dept of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset, 2017-05-31)
    Background: Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is a common cause of cardiac emergency and death. Worldwide, there is wide variation in epidemiology and survival of OHCA. Racial and ethnic disparities are important ...
  • Studies on the relationship between periodontitis and rheumatoid arthritis 

    Eriksson, Kaja (Inst för odontologi / Dept of Dental Medicine, 2017-05-31)
    Periodontitis and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are both widespread multifactorial diseases, characterized by chronic inflammation leading to tissue and bone destruction around teeth or joints, respectively. An association ...
  • Tumour microenvironment in serous ovarian cancer 

    Corvigno, Sara (Inst för onkologi-patologi / Dept of Oncology-Pathology, 2017-05-30)
    Ovarian cancer is the seventh most common malignancy in women worldwide and the most lethal gynaecological malignancy in developed countries. The epithelial subtype is divided in five main histologic groups, of which the ...
  • Evidence based care of the very preterm infant : studies on thermal care and breastfeeding in Europe 

    Wilson, Emilija (Inst för klinisk vetenskap, intervention och teknik / Dept of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, 2017-05-26)
    Very preterm birth occurs in approximately 1.5% of all births in Europe. Advances in neonatal intensive care has contributed to a decline in mortality and morbidity, nevertheless very preterm birth (birth before 32 weeks ...
  • Alzheimer's disease : uncovering mechanisms for amyloid precursor protein processing and trafficking 

    Nigam, Saket Milind (Inst för neurovetenskap / Dept of Neuroscience, 2017-05-26)
    Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by impairment of memory and, eventually, by disturbances in cognitive abilities. Brain regions crucial for learning and memory exhibit ...
  • Brain matter matters : renewal in the human brain 

    Yeung Wong, Maggie (Inst för cell- och molekylärbiologi / Dept of Cell and Molecular Biology, 2017-05-26)
    Many cells have a shorter life span than the organism itself and are continuously being replaced. However, for many cell types in the human body it is still largely unknown whether they turn over at all once development ...
  • Studies on microglia in tumor biology and neurobiology 

    Shen, Xianli (Inst för onkologi-patologi / Dept of Oncology-Pathology, 2017-05-24)
    Microglia are innate immune cells that reside in the central nervous system (CNS). Their activities are critical for ensuring the correct microenvironment for brain development and for maintaining homeostasis in the brain ...