Berit Heitmann

Berit Heitmann

Clinical Professor

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    1. 2022
    2. Published

      "I would never be able to forgive myself if it ended up having consequences for the child": A qualitative study of perceptions of stress and worries among healthy first-time pregnant Danish women

      Ladekarl, M., de Wolff, M. G., Nøhr, E. A., Olsen, N. J., Specht, I. O., Heitmann, Berit & Brødsgaard, A., 2022, In: Midwifery. 112, 9 p., 103421.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    3. Published

      Evaluation of the Immediate Effects of Web-Based Intervention Modules for Goals, Planning, and Coping Planning on Physical Activity: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial on Weight Loss Maintenance

      Mattila, E., Horgan, G., Palmeira, A. L., O'Driscoll, R., Stubbs, R. J., Heitmann, Berit & Marques, M. M., 2022, In: Journal of Medical Internet Research. 24, 4, e35614.

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    4. Published

      Users' Experiences With the NoHoW Web-Based Toolkit With Weight and Activity Tracking in Weight Loss Maintenance: Long-term Randomized Controlled Trial

      Mattila, E., Hansen, S., Bundgaard, L., Ramsey, L., Dunning, A., Silva, M. N., Harjumaa, M., Ermes, M., Marques, M. M., Matos, M., Larsen, S. C., Encantado, J., Santos, I., Horgan, G., O'Driscoll, R., Turicchi, J., Duarte, C., Palmeira, A. L., Stubbs, R. J., Heitmann, B. L. & 1 others, Lahteenmaki, L., 2022, In: Journal of Medical Internet Research. 24, 1, 19 p., 29302.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    5. Published

      Effects of the healthy start randomized intervention on psychological stress and sleep habits among obesity-susceptible healthy weight children and their parents

      Olsen, N. J., Larsen, S. C., Rohde, J. F., Stougård, Maria, Handel, M. N., Specht, I. O. & Heitmann, Berit, 2022, In: PLoS ONE. 17, 3, 15 p., 0264514.

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    6. Published

      Impact of fibre and red/processed meat intake on treatment outcomes among patients with chronic inflammatory diseases initiating biological therapy: A prospective cohort study

      Overgaard, S. H., Sørensen, S. B., Munk, H. L., Nexøe, A. B., Glerup, H., Henriksen, R. H., Guldmann, T., Pedersen, N., Saboori, S., Hvid, L., Dahlerup, J. F., Hvas, C. L., Jawhara, M., Andersen, K. W., Pedersen, A. K., Nielsen, O. H., Bergenheim, F., Brodersen, J. B., Heitmann, B. L., Halldorsson, T. I. & 6 others, Holmskov, U., Bygum, A., Christensen, R., Kjeldsen, J., Ellingsen, T. & Andersen, V., 2022, In: Frontiers in Nutrition. 9, 13 p., 985732.

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    7. Published

      Changes in leisure time physical activity unrelated to subsequent body weight changes, but body weight changes predicted future activity

      Petersen, Jindong Ding, Siersma, Volkert Dirk, Andersen, M. K. K. & Heitmann, Berit, 2022, In: Journal of Sports Sciences. 40, 3, p. 288-298 11 p.

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    8. Published

      Association between intake of marine fat and adiposity development among children ages 2 to 6 y: Substitution analyses from the Healthy Start intervention study

      Ren, X., Larsen, S. C., Lauritzen, Lotte, Olsen, N. J., Rohde, J. F., Specht, I. O. & Heitmann, Berit, 2022, In: Nutrition. 103-104, 7 p., 111775.

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    9. Published

      Intake of n-3 LCPUFA and trans-fatty acids is unrelated to development in body mass index and body fat among children

      Ren, X., Larsen, S. C., Lauritzen, Lotte, Rohde, J. F., Andersen, L. B., Bugge, A., Jensen, B. W., Specht, I. O. & Heitmann, Berit, 2022, In: BMC Nutrition. 8, 9 p., 1.

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    10. Published

      Association between Pre-Pregnancy BMI and Inflammatory Profile Trajectories during Pregnancy and Postpartum in Brazilian Women with Periodontitis: The IMPROVE Trial

      Santana, D. D., Kac, G., Teixeira dos Santos, P. P., da Silva, T. C., Benaim, C., Cocate, P. G., Trindade de Castro, M. B., Heitmann, Berit & Amorim Adegboye, A. R., 2022, In: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 19, 5, 14 p., 2705.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    11. Published

      Comparison of Motor Difficulties Measured in the First Year of School among Children Who Attended Rural Outdoor or Urban Conventional Kindergartens

      Specht, I. O., Larsen, S. C., Rohde, J. F., Ostergaard, J. N. & Heitmann, Berit, 2022, In: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 19, 21, 10 p., 14158.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    12. Published

      Physical Activity and Subsequent Change in Body Weight, Composition and Shape: Effect Modification by Familial Overweight

      Specht, I. O., Heitmann, Berit & Larsen, S. C., 2022, In: Frontiers in Endocrinology. 13, 8 p., 787827.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    13. Published

      The role of prenatal vitamin D on the development of childhood asthma and wheeze: An umbrella review of systematic reviews and meta-analyses

      Thorsteinsdottir, F., Walker, K. C., Runstedt, S. E., Jacobsen, Ramune, Maslova, E., Backer, Vibeke, Heitmann, Berit & Händel, M. N., 2022, In: Clinical Nutrition. 41, 8, p. 1808-1817 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    14. 2023
    15. Published

      The effect of psychological interventions targeting overweight and obesity in school-aged children: a systematic review and meta-analysis

      Baygi, F., Djalalinia, S., Qorbani, M., Larrabee Sonderlund, A., Kousgaard Andersen, M. K., Thilsing, T., Heitmann, Berit & Nielsen, J. B., 2023, In: BMC Public Health. 23, 1, 14 p., 1478.

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    16. Published

      Exploratory analysis of reflective, reactive, and homeostatic eating behaviour traits on weight change during the 18-month NoHoW weight maintenance trial

      Dakin, C. A., Finlayson, G., Horgan, G., Palmeira, A. L., Heitmann, Berit, Larsen, S. C., Sniehotta, F. F. & Stubbs, R. J., 1 Oct 2023, In: Appetite. 189, 11 p., 106980.

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    17. Published

      Testing motivational and self-regulatory mechanisms of action on device-measured physical activity in the context of a weight loss maintenance digital intervention: A secondary analysis of the NoHoW trial

      Encantado, J., Marques, M. M., Gouveia, M. J., Santos, I., Sánchez-Oliva, D., O'Driscoll, R., Turicchi, J., Larsen, S. C., Horgan, G., Teixeira, P. J., Stubbs, R. J., Heitmann, Berit & Palmeira, A. L., 2023, In: Psychology of Sport and Exercise. 64, 10 p., 102314.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    18. Published

      Low vitamin A during fetal development may increase the risk of developing T2D

      Heitmann, Berit, Ängquist, L., Jacobsen, Ramune, Vaag, A. & Keller, A., 2023. 1 p.

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    19. Published

      Can change in phase angle predict the risk of morbidity and mortality during an 18-year follow-up period? A cohort study among adults

      Langer, R. D., Ward, L. C., Larsen, S. C. & Heitmann, Berit, 2023, In: Frontiers in Nutrition. 10, 8 p., 1157531.

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    20. Published

      Attained body mass index among children attending rural outdoor or urban conventional kindergartens

      Larsen, S. C., Rohde, J. F., Olsen, N. J., Østergaard, J. N., Heitmann, Berit & Specht, I. O., 2023, In: Frontiers in Psychology. 14, 8 p., 1166512.

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    21. Published

      Substituting sedentary time with sleep or physical activity and subsequent weight-loss maintenance

      Buch-Larsen, Sara Charlotte, O'Driscoll, R., Horgan, G., Mikkelsen, M. L. K., Specht, I. O., Rohde, J. F., Turicchi, J., Santos, I., Encantado, J., Duarte, C., Ward, L. C., Palmeira, A. L., Stubbs, R. J. & Heitmann, Berit, 2023, In: Obesity. 31, 2, p. 515-524 10 p.

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    22. Published

      A literature review of evidence for primary prevention of overweight and obesity in healthy weight children and adolescents: A report produced by a working group of the Danish Council on Health and Disease Prevention

      Olsen, N. J., Østergaard, J. N., Bjerregaard, L. G., Høy, T. V., Kierkegaard, L., Michaelsen, Kim F., Sørensen, Thorkild I.A., Grønbæk, M. K., Bruun, J. M. & Heitmann, Berit, 2023, In: Obesity Reviews. 25, 1, 10 p., e13641.

      Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

    23. Published

      Does attendance in outdoor kindergartens reduce the use of antibiotics in children?

      Olsen, N. J., Larsen, Sofus Christian, Køster-Rasmussen, Rasmus, Rohde, J. F., Østergaard, J. N., Heitmann, Berit & Specht, I. O., 2023, In: Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 112, 9, p. 1944-1953 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    24. Published

      Motivational and self-efficacy reciprocal effects during a 12-month' weight regain prevention program

      Palmeira, A. L., Sanchez-Oliva, D., Encantado, J., Marques, M. M., Santos, I., Duarte, C., Matos, M., Larsen, S. C., Horgan, G., Teixeira, P. J., Heitmann, Berit & James Stubbs, R., 2023, In: British Journal of Health Psychology. 28, 2, p. 467-481 15 p.

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    25. Published

      Are motivational and self-regulation factors associated with 12 months’ weight regain prevention in the NoHoW study? An analysis of European adults

      Palmeira, A. L., Marques, M. M., Sánchez-Oliva, D., Encantado, J., Santos, I., Duarte, C., Matos, M., Carneiro-Barrera, A., Larsen, S. C., Horgan, G., Sniehotta, F. F., Teixeira, P. J., Stubbs, R. J. & Heitmann, Berit, 2023, In: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 20, 1, 16 p., 128.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    26. Published

      Evidence for protein leverage in a general population sample of children and adolescents

      Saner, C., Senior, A. M., Zhang, H., Eloranta, A. M., Magnussen, C. G., Sabin, M. A., Juonala, M., Janner, M., Burgner, D. P., Schwab, U., Haapala, E. A., Heitmann, Berit, Simpson, S. J., Raubenheimer, D. & Lakka, T. A., 2023, In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 77, p. 652–659 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    27. Published

      The bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) international database: aims, scope, and call for data

      Silva, A. M., Campa, F., Stagi, S., Gobbo, L. A., Buffa, R., Toselli, S., Silva, D. A. S., Gonçalves, E. M., Langer, R. D., Guerra-Júnior, G., Machado, D. R. L., Kondo, E., Sagayama, H., Omi, N., Yamada, Y., Yoshida, T., Fukuda, W., Gonzalez, M. C., Orlandi, S. P., Koury, J. C. & 53 others, Moro, T., Paoli, A., Kruger, S., Schutte, A. E., Andreolli, A., Earthman, C. P., Fuchs-Tarlovsky, V., Irurtia, A., Castizo-Olier, J., Mascherini, G., Petri, C., Busert, L. K., Cortina-Borja, M., Bailey, J., Tausanovitch, Z., Lelijveld, N., Ghazzawi, H. A., Amawi, A. T., Tinsley, G., Kangas, S. T., Salpéteur, C., Vázquez-Vázquez, A., Fewtrell, M., Ceolin, C., Sergi, G., Ward, L. C., Heitmann, Berit, da Costa, R. F., Vicente-Rodriguez, G., Cremasco, M. M., Moroni, A., Shepherd, J., Moon, J., Knaan, T., Müller, M. J., Braun, W., García‐Almeida, J. M., Palmeira, A. L., Santos, I., Larsen, S. C., Zhang, X., Speakman, J. R., Plank, L. D., Swinburn, B. A., Ssensamba, J. T., Shiose, K., Cyrino, E. S., Bosy-Westphal, A., Heymsfield, S. B., Lukaski, H., Sardinha, L. B., Wells, J. C. & Marini, E., 2023, In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 77, p. 1143–1150 8 p.

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