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Fitness, cognition and cardiovascular disease. Epidemiological studies.

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Title: Fitness, cognition and cardiovascular disease. Epidemiological studies.
Authors: Lindgren, Martin
Issue Date: 23-Nov-2017
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Medicine. Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine
Parts of work: I. Lindgren M, Börjesson M, Ekblom Ö, Bergstrom G, Lappas G, Rosengren A. Physical activity pattern, cardiorespiratory fitness, and socioeconomic status in the SCAPIS pilot trial - A cross-sectional study. Preventive Medicine Reports 2016;4:44-9.

II. Lindgren M, Åberg M, Schaufelberger M, Åberg D, Schiöler L, Torén K, Rosen-gren A. Cardiorespiratory fitness and muscle strength in late adolescence and long-term risk of early heart failure in Swedish men. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology 2017;24:876-84

III. Lindgren M, Eriksson P, Rosengren A, Robertson J, Schiöler L, Schaufelberger M, Åberg ND, Torén K, Waern M, Åberg M. Cognitive performance in late ado-lescence and long-term risk of early heart failure in Swedish men. Submitted

Lindgren M, Robertson J, Adiels M, Schaufelberger M, Åberg M, Torén K, Waern IV. M, Åberg ND, Rosengren A. Resting heart rate in late adolescence and long-term risk of cardiovascular disease in Swedish men. Manuscript
Date of Defence: 2017-12-14
Disputation: Torsdagen den 14 december 2017 kl. 09.00, Östraaulan, Centralkliniken, SU/Östra, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Medicinsk vetenskap
Abstract: Abstract Physical activity and fitness have well established health bringing benefits. Low soci-oeconomic status is a known risk factor for cardiovascular disease. This association is commonly attributed to individual factors such as educational attainment, supposedly bringing about health-related behaviours. However, individual factors do not fully account for the observed health disparities, demanding further investigation. The aims of this thesis were to investigate how physical activity and... more
ISBN: 978-91-629-0366-4 (print)
978-91-629-0367-1 (e-pub)
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