Berit Heitmann

Berit Heitmann

Clinical Professor


  1. 2020
  2. Published

    Prediction of carotid intima-media thickness and its relation to cardiovascular events in persons with type 2 diabetes

    Winckler, K., Thorsteinsson, B., Wiinberg, N., Jensen, Andreas Kryger, Lundby-Christensen, L., Heitmann, Berit, Lund, S. S., Krarup, T., Jensen, T., Vestergaard, H., Breum, Leif, Sneppen, S., Boesgaard, T., Madsbad, Sten, Gluud, C., Vaag, A., Almdal, Thomas Peter, Tarnow, L. & The CIMT trial group, T. C. T. G., Oct 2020, In: Journal of Diabetes and its Complications. 34, 10, 107681.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Recruitment of low-income pregnant women into a dietary and dental care intervention: Lessons from a feasibility trial

    Rodrigues Amorim Adegboye, A., Cocate, P. G., Benaim, C., Da Veiga Soares Carvalho, M. C., Schlüssel, M. M., De Castro, M. B. T., Kac, G. & Heitmann, Berit, 5 Mar 2020, In: Trials. 21, 1, 11 p., 244.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    A novel scaling methodology to reduce the biases associated with missing data from commercial activity monitors

    O’Driscoll, R., Turicchi, J., Duarte, C., Michalowska, J., Larsen, S. C., Palmeira, A. L., Heitmann, Berit, Horgan, G. W. & Stubbs, R. J., 2020, In: PLoS ONE. 15, 6, 18 p., e0235144.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Adverse labour market impacts of childhood and adolescence overweight and obesity in Western societies-A literature review

    Reiband, H. K., Heitmann, Berit & Sørensen, Thorkild I.A., 2020, In: Obesity Reviews. 21, 8, e13026.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Association between objectively measured sleep duration, adiposity and weight loss history

    Larsen, S. C., Horgan, G., Mikkelsen, M. K., Palmeira, A. L., Scott, S., Duarte, C., Santos, I., Encantado, J., Driscoll, R. O., Turicchi, J., Michalowska, J., Stubbs, J. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: International Journal of Obesity. 44, p. 1577-1585 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Associations between maternal stress during pregnancy and offspring obesity risk later in life-A systematic literature review

    Lamichhane, N., Olsen, N. J., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Obel, C., Heitmann, Berit & Händel, M. N., 2020, In: Obesity Reviews. 21, 2, e12951.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Associations between objective measures of physical activity, sleep and stress levels among preschool children

    Eythorsdottir, D. Y., Frederiksen, P., Larsen, S. C., Olsen, N. J. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: BMC Pediatrics. 20, 1, 7 p., 258.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Body weight variability is not associated with changes in risk factors for cardiometabolic disease

    Turicchi, J., O'Driscoll, R., Horgan, G., Duarte, C., Santos, I., Encantado, J., Palmeira, A. L., Larsen, S. C., Olsen, J. K., Heitmann, Berit & Stubbs, R. J., 2020, In: International Journal of Cardiology: Hypertension. 6, 100045.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Chances of live birth after exposure to vitamin D-fortified margarine in women with fertility problems: results from a Danish population-based cohort study

    Jensen, A., Nielsen, M. L., Guleria, S., Kjær, Susanne Krüger, Heitmann, Berit & Kesmodel, U. S., 2020, In: Fertility and Sterility. 113, 2, p. 383-391 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Consistent sleep onset and maintenance of body weight after weight loss: An analysis of data from the NoHoW trial

    Larsen, S. C., Horgan, G., Mikkelsen, M. K., Palmeira, A. L., Scott, S., Duarte, C., Santos, I., Encantado, J., O'Driscoll, R., Turicchi, J., Michalowska, J., Stubbs, R. J. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: PLoS Medicine. 17, 7, 18 p., 1003168.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Data imputation and body weight variability calculation using linear and nonlinear methods in data collected from digital smart scales: Simulation and validation study

    Turicchi, J., O'Driscoll, R., Finlayson, G., Duarte, C., Palmeira, A. L., Buch-Larsen, Sara Charlotte, Heitmann, Berit & James Stubbs, R., 2020, In: JMIR mHealth and uHealth. 8, 9, e17977.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Estimating physical activity and sedentary behaviour in a free-living environment: A comparative study between Fitbit Charge 2 and Actigraph GT3X

    Mikkelsen, M. L. K., Berg-Beckhoff, G., Frederiksen, P., Horgan, G., O'Driscoll, R., Palmeira, A. L., Scott, S. E., Stubbs, J., Heitmann, Berit & Larsen, S. C., 2020, In: PLoS ONE. 15, 6, 13 p., e0234426.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Exposure to the danish mandatory vitamin D fortification policy in prenatal life and the risk of developing coeliac disease—the importance of season: A semi ecological study

    Moos, C., Duus, K. S., Frederiksen, P., Heitmann, Berit & Andersen, V., 2020, In: Nutrients. 12, 5, 11 p., 1243.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Familial associations in hair cortisol concentration: A cross-sectional analysis based on the Healthy Start study

    Dauegaard, S., Olsen, N. J., Heitmann, Berit & Larsen, S. C., 2020, In: Psychoneuroendocrinology. 121, 104836.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Levels and changes in body mass index decomposed into fat and fat-free mass index: relation to long-term all-cause mortality in the general population

    Sørensen, Thorkild I.A., Frederiksen, P. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: International Journal of Obesity. 44, p. 2092–2100 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Longitudinal associations between body composition and regional fat distribution and later attained height at school entry among preschool children predisposed to overweight

    Rosário, R., Olsen, N. J., Rohde, J. F., Händel, M. N., Santos, R. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 74, 3, p. 465-471 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Neonatal Vitamin D Status and Risk of Asthma in Childhood: Results from the D-Tect Study

    Thorsteinsdottir, F., Cardoso, I., Keller, Amélie Cléo, Stougård, Maria, Frederiksen, P., Cohen, A. S., Maslova, E., Jacobsen, Ramune, Backer, Vibeke & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: Nutrients. 12, 3, 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Neonatal vitamin D levels and cognitive ability in young adulthood

    Specht, I. O., Janbek, Janet, Thorsteinsdottir, F., Frederiksen, P. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: European Journal of Nutrition. 59, p. 1919–1928 10 p.

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  20. Published

    Neonatal vitamin D status and myopia in young adult men

    Specht, I. O., Jacobsen, Nina, Frederiksen, P. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: Acta Ophthalmologica. 98, 5, p. 500-505 6 p.

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  21. Published

    Neonatal vitamin D status and risk of childhood epilepsy

    Specht, I. O., Thorsteinsdottir, F., Walker, K. C., Olsen, J. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: Epilepsia. 61, 6, p. 1282-1290 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Processed meat intake and incidence of colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective observational studies

    Händel, M. N., Rohde, J. F., Jacobsen, Ramune, Nielsen, S. M., Christensen, R., Alexander, D. D., Frederiksen, P. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 74, p. 1132–1148 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Progression in risk factors during 36 years of follow-up and prediction of carotid intima-media thickness in a large cohort of adults with and without diabetes

    Winckler, K., Wiinberg, N., Jensen, Andreas Kryger, Thorsteinsson, B., Lundby-Christensen, L., Heitmann, Berit, Jensen, G. B. & Tarnow, L., 2020, In: Scandinavian Journal of Clinical & Laboratory Investigation. 80, 6, p. 491-499 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Substitution of sugar-sweetened beverages for other beverages and the risk of developing coronary heart disease: Results from the Harvard Pooling Project of Diet and Coronary Disease

    Keller, Amélie Cléo, O'Reilly, E. J., Malik, V., Buring, J. E., Andersen, Ingelise, Steffen, L., Robien, K., Männistö, S., Rimm, E. B., Willett, W. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: Preventive Medicine. 131, 105970.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    The Copenhagen Primary Care Laboratory Pregnancy (CopPreg) database

    Janbek, Janet, Kriegbaum, Margit, Grand, Mia Klinten, Specht, I. O., Lind, Bent Struer, Andersen, C. L. & Heitmann, Berit, 2020, In: BMJ Open. 10, 5, 11 p., e034318.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    The relation between red meat and whole-grain intake and the colonic mucosal barrier: A cross-sectional study

    Jawhara, M., Sørensen, S. B., Heitmann, Berit, Halldórsson, Þ. I., Kristian Pedersen, A. & Andersen, V., 2020, In: Nutrients. 12, 6, p. 1-18 18 p., 1765.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    The role of vitamin d in the development of diabetes post gestational diabetes mellitus: A systematic literature review

    Keller, Amélie Cléo, Vazquez, C. V., Dangol, R., Damm, Peter, Heitmann, Berit & Händel, M. N., 2020, In: Nutrients. 12, 6, p. 1-17 17 p., 1733.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    The validity of two widely used commercial and research-grade activity monitors, during resting, household and activity behaviours

    O'Driscoll, R., Turicchi, J., Hopkins, M., Gibbons, C., Larsen, S. C., Palmeira, A. L., Heitmann, Berit, Horgan, G. W., Finlayson, G. & Stubbs, R. J., 2020, In: Health and Technology. 10, p. 637-648 12 p.

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  29. Published

    Vitamin D and Calcium Milk Fortification in Pregnant Women with Periodontitis: A Feasibility Trial

    Rodrigues Amorim Adegboye, A., Dias Santana, D., Cocate, P. G., Benaim, C., Teixeira Dos Santos, P. P., Heitmann, Berit, da Veiga Soares Carvalho, M. C., Schlüssel, M. M., Trindade de Castro, M. B. & Kac, G., 2020, In: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 17, 21, 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Weekly, seasonal and holiday body weight fluctuation patterns among individuals engaged in a European multi-centre behavioural weight loss maintenance intervention

    Turicchi, J., O’Driscoll, R., Horgan, G., Duarte, C., Palmeira, A. L., Larsen, S. C., Heitmann, Berit & Stubbs, J., 2020, In: PLoS ONE. 15, 4, 19 p., e0232152.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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