Birgitta Strandvik

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Summary:
Graduation (MD 1966)and PhD (1973)at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Assoc Professor in Pediatrics 1974-1989 Professor in Pediatrics at Gothenburg University 1990-2007. After retirement Senior Researcher at Gothenburg University and Karolinska Institutet.
Pro vice councellor at Gothenburg University 1993-95, President at Swedish Society of Medicine 1997-2000, President of European Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN)1989-92 , Fellow of Royal Society of Science and Art in Gothenburg, Member of Swedish Society of Medicine, ESPGHAN, European Society of Cystic Fibrosis and Nordic Lipid Forum, Board member of International Society for Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids.
Grants:
Until the year of my retirement (2007)in 25 years grants from the Swedish Research Council. Nowadays different smaller fundings (in Sweden profound age discrimination)
Publications:
About 250 original papers, most in Pub Med. Some books, chapters etc.

Publications

  1. pmc Reasons given by mothers for discontinuing breastfeeding in Iran
    Beheshteh Olang
    Unit for Public Health Nutrition, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Breastfeed J 7:7. 2012
  2. pmc Breastfeeding in Iran: prevalence, duration and current recommendations
    Beheshteh Olang
    Unit for Public Health Nutrition, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Breastfeed J 4:8. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Inverse relation between vitamin D and serum total immunoglobulin G in the Scandinavian Cystic Fibrosis Nutritional Study
    T Pincikova
    Stockholm Cystic Fibrosis Center, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:102-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Optimal vitamin A and suboptimal vitamin D status are common in Iranian infants
    Beheshteh Olang
    Unit for Public Health Nutrition, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:439-44. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Long-chain saturated and monounsaturated fatty acids associate with development of premature infants up to 18 months of age
    Birgitta Strandvik
    Dept of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Novum, Halsovagen 7 9, 14183 Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 107:43-9. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Fatty acid metabolism in cystic fibrosis
    Birgitta Strandvik
    Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Unit of Public Health Nutrition, Novum, Karolinska Institutet, Hälsovägen 7, 14157 Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 83:121-9. 2010

Collaborators

  • Beheshteh Olang
  • Agneta Yngve
  • T Pincikova
  • Abtin Heidarzadeh
  • Jane Sundstrup
  • Hanne Vebert Olesen
  • Bo Mölholm
  • Gjermund Fluge
  • Anna Husing-Winkler
  • T Pressler
  • Niels Høiby
  • Marie Johannesson
  • L Mared
  • Mary Kämpe
  • Mohsen Naghavi
  • Oluf Schiøtz
  • Delaram Bastani
  • K Nilsson
  • Olav Trond Storrøsten
  • Mikael Nilsson
  • Henriette Santi
  • A Lindblad
  • Anna Andersson
  • P K Knudsen
  • Nils Olav Hermansen
  • Ellen Karlge-Nilsson
  • Anne Mørch Olesen
  • Birger N Lærum
  • G Fluge
  • Annika Hollsing
  • Jenny Stålhammmar
  • Tacjana Pressler
  • Marita Giljam
  • Ferenc Karpati
  • Lena Hjelte
  • Inger Elisabeth Moen
  • Kristina Nilsson
  • I E Moen
  • Lena Mared
  • Per Kristian Knudsen
  • Torild Grønnerud
  • Anders Lindblad
  • Bjørn Skrede
  • Peter Meyer
  • F Karpati
  • Pål Leyell Finstad
  • L Hjelte
  • A Hollsing
  • Anne Geborek
  • Khalil Farivar

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Reasons given by mothers for discontinuing breastfeeding in Iran
    Beheshteh Olang
    Unit for Public Health Nutrition, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Breastfeed J 7:7. 2012
    ..The primary aim of this study was to investigate the reasons women discontinued exclusive breastfeeding...
  2. pmc Breastfeeding in Iran: prevalence, duration and current recommendations
    Beheshteh Olang
    Unit for Public Health Nutrition, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Breastfeed J 4:8. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Inverse relation between vitamin D and serum total immunoglobulin G in the Scandinavian Cystic Fibrosis Nutritional Study
    T Pincikova
    Stockholm Cystic Fibrosis Center, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:102-9. 2011
    ..In the context of the recently described immunomodulatory functions of vitamin D, we aimed to assess the relationship between vitamin D and IgG levels...
  4. doi request reprint Optimal vitamin A and suboptimal vitamin D status are common in Iranian infants
    Beheshteh Olang
    Unit for Public Health Nutrition, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:439-44. 2011
    ..Investigation of serum concentrations of vitamins A and D in Iranian infants...
  5. doi request reprint Long-chain saturated and monounsaturated fatty acids associate with development of premature infants up to 18 months of age
    Birgitta Strandvik
    Dept of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet, Novum, Halsovagen 7 9, 14183 Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 107:43-9. 2016
    ..Our results may have implications for the supplementation of premature infants. ..
  6. doi request reprint Fatty acid metabolism in cystic fibrosis
    Birgitta Strandvik
    Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Unit of Public Health Nutrition, Novum, Karolinska Institutet, Hälsovägen 7, 14157 Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 83:121-9. 2010
    ..The metabolic interactions, some of which might be compensating, possibly explain the difficulties in understanding the fatty acid disturbances in relation to different symptoms and their relation to the defective CFTR...