Fetal exposure, heredity and risk indicators for cardiovascular disease in a Swedish welfare cohort.
2001 (English)In: International Journal of Epidemiology, ISSN 0300-5771, E-ISSN 1464-3685, Vol. 30, no 4, 853-62 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Our interpretation is that the 'fetal origins' hypothesis' is valid for middle-age subjects who grow up in a welfare society. The population attributable proportions that result from different exposures to LBW were relatively small overall; from a public health perspective, heredity was more important than LBW for elevated SBP.
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2001. Vol. 30, no 4, 853-62 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-41710PubMedID: 11511616OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-41710DiVA: diva2:407653