Institutionen för hälsovetenskap och medicin

Peter Engfeldt

Tjänstetitel: Adjungerad professor
Organisation: Institutionen för hälsovetenskap och medicin
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Telefon: 019-303000
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Forskningsinriktning/aktuella projekt

Jag leder forskningen vid allmänmedicinskt forskningscentrum vid Örebro läns landsting. Bland annat bedrivs forskningsprojekt kring diabetes, läkemedelsbehandling av äldre, laktosintolerans, KOL, behandling av ryggvärk och övervikt samt inkontinens.

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1. Theobald H, Bygren L O, Carstensen J, Hauffman M, Engfeldt P: Effects of an assessment of needs for medical and social services on longterm mortality. A randomized controlled study. Int J Epidem 27: 194-198, 1998.
2. Tovi J, Engfeldt P: Well-being and symptoms in elderly non-insulin-dependent diabetic patients with poor metabolic control - effect of insulin treatment. Practical Diabetes Int, 15: 73-77, 1998.
3. Tovi J, Svanborg E, Nilsson B-Y, Engfeldt P: Diabetic neuropathy in elderly type 2 diabetic patients: effects of insulin treatment. Acta Neurol Scand 98: 346-353, 1998.
4. Tovi J, Ingemansson S-O, Engfeldt P: Insulin treatment of elderly type 2 diabetic patients: effects on retinopathy. Diabetes & Metabolism 24: 442-447, 1998.
5. Theobald H, Bygren L-O, Carstensen J, Engfeldt P: Validity of two questions on alcohol use in a health survey questionnaire. Scand J Public Health 1: 73-77, 1999.
6. Theobald H, Bygren L-O, Carstensen J, Engfeldt P: A moderate intake of wine is associated with reduced total mortality and reduced mortality from cardiovascular diseases. J Studies on Alcohol 61: 652-656, 2000.
7. Theobald H, Johansson S-E, Bygren L-O, Engfeldt P: The effects of alcohol consumption on morbidity and mortality: A 26 year follow-up study. J Studies on Alcohol 62: 783-789, 2001.
8. Iglesias E, Robertson E, Johansson S-E, Engfeldt P, Sundquist J: Women, international migration and self-reported health. A population-based study of women of reproductive age. Soc Sci Med 56: 111-124, 2003.
9. Theobald H, Johansson S-E, Engfeldt P: The influence of different types of alcoholic beverages on the self-reported health status. Alcohol & Alcoholism 38: 583-588, 2003.
10. Wändell P, Andersson K, Bergensand P, Morgell R, Engfeldt P. Uppskattning av diabetesprevalens med elektroniska diagnosregister. Allmän Medicin 24:214-6, 2003.
11. Eggert J, Theobald H, Engfeldt P: The effects of alcohol consumption on female fertility during an18- year period. Fertility and Sterility 81: 379-383, 2004.
12. Overmeer T, Linton S, Holmquist L, Eriksson M, Engfeldt P: Do evidence-based guidelines have an impact in primary care? A cross-sectional study of Swedish physicians and physiotherapists. Spine 30: 146-151, 2005.
13. Fritz T, Wändell P, Åberg H, Engfeldt P: Walking for exercise - does three times per week influence risk factors in type 2 diabetes? Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 71:21-27, 2006.
14. Andersson C, Lindau M, Almkvist O, Engfeldt P, Johansson SE, Eriksdotter Jönhagen M: Identifying patients at high and low risk of cognitive decline using Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test among middle-aged memory clinic outpatients. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 21: 251-259, 2006.
15. Frtitz T, Kramer DK, Karlsson HK, Galuska D, Engfeldt P, Zierath JR, Krook A: Low-intensity exercise increases skeletal muscle protein expression of PPARdelta and UCP3 in type 2 diabetic patients.
Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 22: 492-8, 2006.
16. Lagerström F, Engfeldt P, Holmberg H. C-reactive protein in diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia in adult patients in primary care. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 2006;38:964-9.
17. Andersson C, Blennow K, Johansson S-E, Almkvist O, Engfeldt P, Lindau M, et al. Differential CSF biomarker levels in APOE ?4 positive and negative patients with memory impairment. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:87-95, 2007.
18. Almon R, Engfeldt P, Tysk C, Sjöström M, Nilsson TK. Prevalence and trends in adult-type hypolactasia in different age cohorts in Central Sweden diagnosed by genotyping for the adult-type hypolactasia-linked LCT -13910C > T mutation. Scand J Gastroenterol 42:165-70, 2007.
19. Jansson S, Engfeldt P. [Changed life style can prevent type 2 diabetes. Intervention studies show good results in "pre-diabetics"]. Lakartidningen 104:3771-4, 2007. Review in Swedish.
20. Andersson C, Blennow K, Almkvist O, Andreasen N, Engfeldt P, Johansson SE, Lindau M, Eriksdotter-Jönhagen M. Increasing CSF phospho-tau levels during cognitive decline and progression to dementia. Neurobiol Aging 29:1466-1473, 2008.
21. Risberg S, Engfeldt P, Hugosson S. Incidence of peritonsillar abscess and relationship to age and gender: Retrospective study. Scand J Infect Dis 40:792-796, 2008.

Uppdaterad: 2013-11-08

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