Erik Lykke Mortensen

Erik Lykke Mortensen

Professor emeritus.

Member of:

  • Web: Center for Healthy Aging

  • Web Track 2: Retirement and transitions


  1. 2011
  2. Published

    Effects of premature birth on the risk for alcoholism appear to be greater in males than females

    Manzardo, A. M., Madarasz, W. V., Penick, E. C., Knop, J., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mahnken, J. D., Becker, U., Nickel, E. J. & Gabrielli, W. F., 1 May 2011, In : Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 72, 3, p. 390-8 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    A prospective study of smoking in young women and risk of later psychiatric hospitalization

    Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Reinisch, J. M. & Mednick, S. A., 1 Feb 2011, In : Nordic Journal of Psychiatry. 65, 1, p. 3-8 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Cognitive function is related to fronto-striatal serotonin transporter levels--a brain PET study in young healthy subjects

    Madsen, K., Erritzøe, D. F., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Gade, A., Madsen, J., Baaré, W. F. C., Knudsen, Gitte Moos & Hasselbalch, Steen, 1 Feb 2011, In : Psychopharmacology. 213, 2-3, p. 573-81 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Tobacco smoking as a risk factor for depression. A 26-year population-based follow-up study

    Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, von Scholten, M. B., Flachs, E. M., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Prescott, Eva & Tolstrup, J. S., 1 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Psychiatric Research. 45, 2, p. 143-9 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Tsunami-affected Scandinavian tourists: disaster exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms

    Heir, T., Rosendal, S., Bergh-Johannesson, K., Michel, P., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Weisaeth, L., Andersen, H. S. & Hultman, C. M., 1 Feb 2011, In : Nordic Journal of Psychiatry. 65, 1, p. 9-15 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Critical discussion of social-cognitive factors in smoking initiation among adolescents

    Bidstrup, P. E., Tjørnhøj-Thomsen, T., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Vinther-Larsen, M. & Johansen, C., 1 Jan 2011, In : Acta Oncologica. 50, 1, p. 88-98 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Does education confer a culture of healthy behavior? Smoking and drinking patterns in Danish twins

    Johnson, W., Kyvik, K. O., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Skytthe, A., Batty, G. D. & Deary, I. J., 1 Jan 2011, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 173, 1, p. 55-63 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    A prospective association between quality of life and risk for cancer

    Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, Johansen, C., Grønbæk, M. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011, In : European Journal of Cancer. 47, 16, p. 2446-52

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    A prospective association between quality of life and risk of cancer

    Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, Johansen, Christoffer, Grønbæk, M. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Autism Spectrum Disorders and Maternal Serum alpha-Fetoprotein Levels During Pregnancy

    Abdallah, M., Grove, J., Hougaard, D. M., Nørgaard-Pedersen, B., Ibrahimov, F. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011, In : Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. 56, 12, p. 727-34 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Cognitive function in adult offspring of women with Type 1 diabetes

    Clausen, Tine Dalsgaard, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Schmidt, Lone, Mathiesen, Elisabeth, Hansen, T., Jensen, D. M., Holm, S., Poulsen, L., From, M. & Damm, Peter, 2011, In : Diabetic Medicine. 28, 7, p. 838-44 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Exposure characteristics and peri-trauma emotional reactions during the 2004 tsunami in Southeast Asia--what predicts posttraumatic stress and depressive symptoms?

    Rosendal, S., Salcioglu, E., Andersen, H. S. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011, In : Comprehensive Psychiatry. 52, 6, p. 630-7 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Fish consumption measured during pregnancy and risk of cardiovascular diseases later in life: an observational prospective study

    Strøm, M., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Henriksen, T. B. & Olsen, S. F., 2011, In : P L o S One. 6, 11, p. e27330

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    No-shows, drop-outs and completers in psychotherapeutic treatment: Demographic and clinical predictors in a large sample of non-psychotic patients

    Fenger, M. M., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Poulsen, Stig Bernt & Lau, M. E., 2011, In : Nordic Journal of Psychiatry. 65, 3, p. 183-191 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Psychiatric comorbidities in autism spectrum disorders: findings from a Danish Historic Birth Cohort

    Abdallah, M., Greaves-Lord, K., Grove, J., Nørgaard-Pedersen, B., Hougaard, D. M. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011, In : European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 20, 11-12, p. 599-601 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    The Ageing Intellect

    Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011, Geropsychology - The psychology of the ageing person. Larsen, L. (ed.). 1. ed. Aarhus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, p. 65-95 31 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterCommunication

  18. Published

    The contribution of parental alcohol use disorders and other psychiatric illness to the risk of alcohol use disorders in the offspring

    Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Manzardo, A. M., Knop, J., Penick, E. C., Madarasz, W., Nickel, E. J., Becker, U. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2011, In : Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 35, 7, p. 1315-20 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. 2010
  20. Published

    Time limited psychodynamic group therapy: Predictors of patients seeking additional treatment

    Jensen, Hans Henrik, Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Lotz, M., 1 Dec 2010, In : Nordic Psychology (Online). 62, 4, p. 48-66 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    A cohort study of leisure time physical activity and depression

    Mikkelsen, S. S., Tolstrup, J. S., Flachs, E. M., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Schnohr, P. & Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, Dec 2010, In : Preventive Medicine. 51, 6, p. 471-5 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    The Mental Vulnerability Questionnaire: a psychometric evaluation

    Eplov, L. F., Petersen, Janne, Jørgensen, T., Johansen, Christoffer, Birket-Smith, M., Lyngberg, A. C. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Dec 2010, In : Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 51, 6, p. 548-54 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Sun protective behaviour in renal transplant recipients. A qualitative study based on individual interviews and the Health Belief Model

    Skiveren, J., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Hædersdal, Merete, Skiveren, J., Mortensen, E. L. & Hædersdal, Merete, 1 Nov 2010, In : Journal of Dermatological Treatment. 21, 6, p. 331-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Deficient maturation of aspects of attention and executive functions in early onset schizophrenia

    Jepsen, J. R. M., Fagerlund, B., Pagsberg, Anne Katrine, Christensen, A. M. R., Nordentoft, Merete, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Jepsen, J. R. M., Fagerlund, B., Pagsberg, Anne Katrine, Christensen, A. M. R., Nordentoft, Merete & Mortensen, E. L., 1 Aug 2010, In : European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Course of intelligence deficits in early onset, first episode schizophrenia: a controlled, 5-year longitudinal study

    Jepsen, J. R. M., Fagerlund, B., Pagsberg, Anne Katrine, Christensen, A., Hilker, R., Nordentoft, Merete, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Jepsen, J. R. M., Fagerlund, B., Pagsberg, Anne Katrine, Christensen, A. M. R., Hilker, R. W., Nordentoft, Merete & Mortensen, E. L., 1 Apr 2010, In : European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 19, 4, p. 341-51 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Core of schizophrenia: estrangement, dementia or neurocognitive disorder?

    Urfer-Parnas, A., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Parnas, J., Urfer-Parnas, A., Mortensen, E. L. & Parnas, J., 1 Jan 2010, In : Psychopathology. 43, 5, p. 300-11 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Adfærdsgenetik, human

    Gade, A. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2010, Gads psykologileksikon. Toft, F. & Lyngs, G. (eds.). 3 ed. København: Gad, p. 12-13 2 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEncyclopedia chapterCommunication

  28. Published

    Analytic and Systemic Specialized Incest Group Psychotherapy: Five-year follow-up of a randomized trial

    Elkjaer, H. K., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Poulsen, Stig Bernt, Kristensen, Ellids Mellerup & Lau, M. E., 2010.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Do premorbid predictors of alcohol dependence also predict the failure to recover from alcoholism?

    Penick, E. C., Knop, J., Nickel, E. J., Jensen, Per, Manzardo, A. M., Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Gabrielli, W. F., 2010, In : Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 71, 5, p. 685-94 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Early developmental milestones and risk of schizophrenia: a 45-year follow-up of the Copenhagen Perinatal Cohort

    Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Schiffman, J., Reinisch, J. M., Maeda, J., Mednick, S. A., Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mortensen, E. L., Schiffman, J., Reinisch, J. M., Maeda, J. & Mednick, S. A., 2010, In : Schizophrenia Research. 118, 1-3, p. 41-7 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Early identification of non-remission in first-episode psychosis in a two-year outcome study

    Simonsen, Erik, Friis, S., Opjordsmoen, S., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Haahr, U., Melle, I., Joa, I., Johannessen, J. O., Larsen, T. K., Røssberg, J. I., Rund, B. R., Vaglum, P. & McGlashan, T. H., 2010, In : Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. 122, 5, p. 375-83 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    Education reduces the effects of genetic susceptibilities to poor physical health

    Johnson, W., Kyvik, K. O., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Skytthe, A., Batty, G. D. & Deary, I. J., 2010, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 39, 2, p. 406-14 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Effectiveness of short-term psychodynamic group therapy in a public outpatient psychotherapy unit

    Jensen, Hans Henrik, Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Lotz, M., 2010, In : Nordic Journal of Psychiatry. 64, 2, p. 106-14 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Emotional distress and quality of life in relatives of patients with severe brain injury: the first month after injury

    Norup, A., Siert, L. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2010, In : Brain Injury. 24, 2, p. 81-8 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Excess mortality rate during adulthood among Danish adoptees

    Petersen, L., Sørensen, Thorkild I.A., Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Andersen, Per Kragh, 2010, In : PLoS ONE. 5, 12, p. e14365

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Familial risk for mood disorder and the personality risk factor, neuroticism, interact in their association with frontolimbic serotonin 2A receptor binding

    Frøkjær, Vibe Gedsø, Vinberg, Maj, Erritzoe, D., Baaré, W., Holst, K. K., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Arfan, H., Madsen, J., Jernigan, T. L., Kessing, Lars Vedel, Knudsen, Gitte Moos, Frøkjær, V., Vinberg, Maj, Erritzøe, D., Baaré, W., Holst, K. K., Mortensen, E. L., Arfan, H., Madsen, J., Jernigan, T. L., Kessing, Lars Vedel & Knudsen, G. M., 2010, In : European Neuropsychopharmacology. 35, 5, p. 1129-37 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Gestational weight gain in relation to offspring body mass index and obesity from infancy through adulthood

    Schack-Nielsen, L., Michaelsen, Kim F., Gamborg, Michael Orland, Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Sørensen, Thorkild I.A., 2010, In : International Journal of Obesity. 34, 1, p. 67-74 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Intelligens og arbejdsevne

    Rehermann, O. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2010, In : Psykolog Nyt. 16, p. 14-22 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  39. Published

    Late introduction of complementary feeding, rather than duration of breastfeeding, may protect against adult overweight

    Schack-Nielsen, L., Sørensen, Thorkild I.A., Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Michaelsen, Kim F., 2010, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 91, 3, p. 619-627 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Late mental health changes in tortured refugees in multidisciplinary treatment

    Carlsson, J. M., Olsen, D. R., Kastrup, M. & Mortensen, Erik Lykke, 2010, In : Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 198, 11, p. 824-8 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Lifestyle during pregnancy: neurodevelopmental effects at 5 years of age. The design and implementation of a prospective follow-up study

    Kesmodel, U. S., Underbjerg, M., Kilburn, T. R., Bakketeig, L., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Landrø, N. I., Schendel, D., Bertrand, J., Grove, J., Ebrahim, S. & Thorsen, P., 2010, In : Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 38, 2, p. 208-19 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Occupational position and its relation to mental distress in a random sample of Danish residents

    Rugulies, Reiner Ernst, Madsen, I. E. H., Nielsen, M. B. D., Olsen, L. R., Mortensen, Erik Lykke & Bech, P., 2010, In : International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 83, 6, p. 625-9 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Pre-morbid IQ in mental disorders: a Danish draft-board study of 7486 psychiatric patients

    Urfer-Parnas, A., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Sæbye, D. & Parnas, J., 2010, In : Psychological Medicine. 40, 4, p. 547-56 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Premorbid IQ and adult schizophrenia spectrum disorder: Verbal and Performance subtests

    Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Schiffman, J., Ekstrøm, M., Denenney, D. & Mednick, S. A., 2010, In : Psychiatry Research. 178, 1, p. 23-6 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. 2009
  46. Published

    Health-related quality of life in long-term survivors of childhood brain tumors

    Reimers, T. S., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Nysom, K., Schmiegelow, K., Reimers, T. S., Mortensen, E. L., Nysom, K. & Schmiegelow, Kjeld, 1 Dec 2009, In : Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 53, 6, p. 1086-91 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    CAMB - Copenhagen Aging and Midlife Biobank. Perspektiver for fremtidig forskning

    Avlund, K., Bruunsgaard, H., Christensen, Ulla, Fiehn, N., Hansen, Åse Marie, Holm-Pedersen, Poul, Jepsen, E., Molbo, Drude, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Osler, Merete & Lund, Rikke, 1 Oct 2009, In : Miljø og Sundhed. 15, suppl. nr. 1, p. 81-88 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  48. Published

    Association between prenatal exposure to bacterial infection and risk of schizophrenia

    Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Reinisch, J. M., Mednick, S. A., Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Mortensen, E. L., Reinisch, J. M. & Mednick, S. A., 1 May 2009, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 35, 3, p. 631-7 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Childhood ADHD and conduct disorder as independent predictors of male alcohol dependence at age 40

    Knop, J., Penick, E. C., Nickel, E. J., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Sullivan, M. A., Murtaza, S., Jensen, Per, Manzardo, A. M., Gabrielli, W. F., Knop, J., Penick, E. C., Nickel, E. J., Mortensen, E. L., Sullivan, M. A., Murtaza, S., Jensen, Per, Manzardo, A. M. & Gabrielli, W. F., 1 Mar 2009, In : Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 70, 2, p. 169-77 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Alcohol use disorders increase the risk of completed suicide - Irrespective of other psychiatric disorders. A longitudinal cohort study

    Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, Knop, J., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Becker, U., Sher, L. & Grønbæk, M., 2009, In : Psychiatry Research. 167, 1-2, p. 123-130 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  51. Published

    Brain-derived neurotrophic factor predicts mortality risk in older women

    Krabbe, K. S., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Avlund, K., Pedersen, A. N., Pedersen, Bente Klarlund, Jørgensen, T. & Kemp, H. B., 2009, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 57, p. 1447-1452

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    Childhood motor coordination and adult schizophrenia spectrum disorders

    Schiffman, J., Sorensen, H. J., Maeda, J., Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Victoroff, J., Hayashi, K., Michelsen, N. M., Ekstrom, M., Mednick, S., Schiffman, J., Sørensen, Holger Jelling, Maeda, J., Mortensen, E. L., Victoroff, J., Hayashi, K., Michelsen, N. M., Ekstrøm, M. & Mednick, S., 2009, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 166, 9, p. 1041-7 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    Comorbidity and temporal ordering of alcohol use disorders and other psychiatric disorders: results from a Danish register-based study

    Flensborg-Madsen, Trine, Mortensen, Erik Lykke, Knop, J., Becker, U., Sher, L. & Grønbaek, M., 2009, In : Comprehensive Psychiatry. 50, 4, p. 307-14 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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