• Risk factors for requiring cholecystectomy for gallstone disease in a prospective population-based cohort study 

      Talseth, Arne; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Edna, Tom-Harald; Hveem, Kristian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background:The relationship between different lifestyle factors and the risk of needing cholecystectomyfor gallstone disease is not clear. This study aimed to assess the association between anthropometric,lifestyle and ...
    • Risk factors of admission for acute colonic diverticulitis in a population-based cohort study: The North Trondelag Health Study, Norway 

      Jamal Talabani, Aras; Lydersen, Stian; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Endreseth, Birger Henning; Edna, Tom-Harald (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      AIM: To assess risk factors of hospital admission for acute colonic diverticulitis. METHODS: The study was conducted as part of the second wave of the population-based North Trondelag Health Study (HUNT2), performed in ...
    • Risk Factors on the Development of New-Onset Gastroesophageal Reflux Symptoms. A Population Based Prospective Cohort Study: The HUNT Study 

      Hallan, Andreas; Bomme, Maria; Hveem, Kristian; Møller-Hansen, Jane; Ness-Jensen, Eivind (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      OBJECTIVES: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a highly prevalent disorder. This study assessed the risk factors of new-onset gastroesophageal reflux symptoms (GERS). METHODS: The study was based on the HUNT study, ...
    • Search for Early Pancreatic Cancer Blood Biomarkers in Five European Prospective Population Biobanks Using Metabolomics 

      Fest, Jesse; Vijfhuizen, Lisanne S.; Goeman, Jelle J.; Veth, Olga; Joensuu, Anni; Perola, Markus; Männistö, Satu; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Hveem, Kristian; Haller, Toomas; Tönisson, Neeme; Mikkel, Kairit; Metspalu, Andres; Van Duijn, Cornelia M; Ikram, Arfan M; Stricker, Bruno H; Ruiter, Rikje; Van Eijck, Casper H J; Van Ommen, Gert-Jan B.; Thoen, Peter A C (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Most patients with pancreatic cancer present with advanced disease and die within the first year after diagnosis. Predictive biomarkers that signal the presence of pancreatic cancer in an early stage are desperately needed. ...
    • Snus and risk of gastroesophageal reflux. A population-based case-control study: the HUNT study 

      Lie, Tina Malene; Bomme, Maria; Hveem, Kristian; Møller-Hansen, Jane; Ness-Jensen, Eivind (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Objective: Tobacco smoking is a risk factor for gastroesophageal reflux, but whether other tobacco products increase the risk is unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate if snus increases the risk of gastroesophageal ...
    • Timing of HPV16-E6 antibody seroconversion before OPSCC: Findings from the HPVC3 consortium 

      Kreimer, Aimée R.; Ferreiro-Iglesias, Aida; Nygård, Mari; Bender, Noemi; Schroeder, Lea; Hildesheim, Alan; Robbins, Hilary A.; Pawlita, Michael; Langseth, Hilde; Schlecht, Nicolas F.; Tinker, Lesley Fels; Agalliu, Ilir; Smoller, Sylvia W.; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Hveem, Kristian; D'Souza, Gypsyamber; Visvanathan, Kala; May, Betty; Ursin, Giske; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Giles, Graham G.; Milne, Roger L.; Cai, Qiuyin; Blot, William J.; Zheng, Wei; Weinstein, Stephanie J.; Albanes, Demetrius; Brenner, Nicole; Hoffman-Bolton, Judith; Kaaks, Rudolf; Barricarte, Aurelio; Tjønneland, Anne; Sacerdote, Carlotta; Trichopoulou, Antonia; Vermeulen, Roel C.H.; Huang, Wen-Yi; Freedman, Neal D.; Brennan, Paul J.; Waterboer, Tim; Johansson, Mattias (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background Human papillomavirus type 16 (HPV16)-E6 antibodies are detectable in peripheral blood before diagnosis in the majority of HPV16-driven oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OPSCC), but the timing of seroconversion ...
    • Tobacco Smoking Cessation and Improved Gastroesophageal Reflux: A Prospective Population-Based Cohort Study: The HUNT Study 

      Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Lindam, Anna; Lagergren, Jesper; Hveem, Kristian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      OBJECTIVES: Tobacco smoking increases the risk of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms (GERS), but whether tobacco smoking cessation improves GERS is unclear. The aim of this study was to clarify if tobacco smoking cessation ...
    • Tobacco smoking, alcohol consumption and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease 

      Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Lagergren, Jesper (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) develops when reflux of gastric content causes troublesome symptoms or complications. The main symptoms are heartburn and acid regurgitation and complications include oesophagitis, ...
    • Weight Loss and Reduction in Gastroesophageal Reflux. A Prospective Population-Based Cohort Study: The HUNT Study 

      Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Lindam, Anna; Lagergren, Jesper; Hveem, Kristian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      OBJECTIVES:High body mass index (BMI) is an established risk factor of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms (GERS). The aim of this study was to clarify if weight loss reduces GERS.METHODS:The study was part of the Nord-Trondelag ...