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Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Medicine, Aarhus University

Oct 2011Jan 2015

Master in Health Science, Aarhus University

Sep 2006Jun 2009

Bachelor in Sport Science, Aarhus University

Sep 2003Jun 2006

Research areas

  • Obesity
  • Obstetrics
  • obesity
  • Lifestyle diseases
  • Hypertension

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Mothers Medicine & Life Sciences
Body Mass Index Medicine & Life Sciences
Weights and Measures Medicine & Life Sciences
Weight Gain Medicine & Life Sciences
Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Parity Medicine & Life Sciences
Depression Medicine & Life Sciences
Confidence Intervals Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2010 2019

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Maternal reproductive history and premenopausal risk of hypertension and cardiovascular disease: a Danish cohort study

Chen, S. X., Rasmussen, K. M., Finkelstein, J., Støvring, H., Nøhr, E. A. & Kirkegaard, H., 4. Nov 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 11, 9 p., 030702.

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Reproductive History
Live Birth
Cohort Studies
Mothers
Body Mass Index
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Mode of birth and long-term sexual health: a follow-up study of mothers in the Danish National Birth Cohort

Hjorth, S., Kirkegaard, H., Olsen, J., Thornton, J. G. & Nohr, E. A., 3. Nov 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 11, 8 p., e029517.

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Reproductive Health
Mothers
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
Denmark
Registries
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Breastfeeding and later maternal risk of hypertension and cardiovascular disease – The role of overall and abdominal obesity

Kirkegaard, H., Bliddal, M., Støvring, H., Rasmussen, K. M., Gunderson, E. P., Køber, L., Sørensen, T. I. A. & Nohr, E. A., 2018, In : Preventive Medicine. 114, p. 140-148

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Abdominal Obesity
Mothers
Body Mass Index
Adiposity
Proportional Hazards Models
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Examining Nonparticipation in the Maternal Follow-up Within the Danish National Birth Cohort

Bliddal, M., Liew, Z., Pottegård, A., Kirkegaard, H., Olsen, J. & Nohr, E. A., 1. Jul 2018, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 187, 7, p. 1511–1519

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Selection Bias
Mothers
Odds Ratio
Alcohol Drinking
Smoking

Association of pre-pregnancy body mass index, pregnancy-related weight changes, and parity with the risk of developing degenerative musculoskeletal conditions

Bliddal, M., Pottegård, A., Kirkegaard, H., Olsen, J., Jørgensen, J. S., Sørensen, T. I. A., Dreyer, L. & Nohr, E. A., 2016, In : Arthritis & Rheumatology. 68, 5, p. 1156-1164

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Parity
Body Mass Index
Weights and Measures
Mothers
Weight Gain