Ulla Marie Nørgaard Toft

Ulla Marie Nørgaard Toft

Associate Professor


  1. 2019
  2. Published

    Forbedring af børn og unges mad- og måltidsvaner i Danmark. / Tetens, Inge; Biltoft-Jensen, Anja; Hermansen, Kjeld; Krogholm, Kirstine Struntze; Mølgaard, Christian; Nyvad, Bente; Rasmussen, Mette; Sabinsky, Marianne; Toft, Ulla; Wistoft, Karen.

    In: Ugeskrift for Laeger, Vol. 181, No. 44, V05190274, 28.10.2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Effect of implementing school meals compared with packed lunches on quality of dietary intake among children aged 7-13 years. / Sabinsky, Marianne S; Toft, Ulla; Sommer, Helle M; Tetens, Inge.

    In: Journal of Nutritional Science, Vol. 8, e3, 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Salt Reduction Intervention in Families Investigating Metabolic, Behavioral and Health Effects of Targeted Intake Reductions : Study Protocol for a Four Months Three-Armed, Randomized, Controlled "Real-Life" Trial. / Bjørnsbo, Kirsten Schroll; Riis, Nanna Louise; Andreasen, Anne Helms; Petersen, Janne; Lassen, Anne Dahl; Trolle, Ellen; Frederiksen, Amalie Kruse Sigersted; Munk, Jens Kristian; Toft, Ulla.

    In: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol. 16, No. 19, 3532, 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Validation of the Heart Diet questionnaire. / Laursen, Ulla Bach; Rosenkilde, Lone Bjerregaard; Haugaard, Anne-Mette; Obel, Tina; Toft, Ulla; Larsen, Mogens Lytken; Schmidt, Erik Berg.

    In: Danish Medical Journal, Vol. 65, No. 11, A5514, 01.11.2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Population-based studies of relationships between dietary acidity load, insulin resistance and incident diabetes in Danes 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1103 Clinical Sciences. / Gæde, Joachim; Nielsen, Trine; Madsen, Mia L; Toft, Ulla; Jørgensen, Torben; Overvad, Kim; Tjønneland, Anne; Hansen, Torben; Allin, Kristine H; Pedersen, Oluf.

    In: Nutrition Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1, 91, 06.10.2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Project SoL—A community-based, multi-component health promotion intervention to improve eating habits and physical activity among Danish families with young children : Part 1: Intervention development and implementation. / Toft, Ulla; Bloch, Paul; Reinbach, Helene C.; Winkler, Lise L.; Buch-Andersen, Tine; Aagaard-Hansen, Jens; Mikkelsen, Bent Egberg; Jensen, Bjarne Bruun; Glümer, Charlotte.

    In: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol. 15, No. 6, 1097, 01.06.2018, p. 1.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    A multifactorial approach to explaining the stagnation in national smoking rates. / Pisinger, Charlotta; Jørgensen, Torben; Toft, Ulla.

    In: Danish Medical Journal, Vol. 65, No. 2, A5448, 2018, p. 1-5.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Children as visionary change agents in Danish school health promotion. / Clausen, Laura Tolnov; Schmidt, Carina; Aagaard-Hansen, Jens; Reinbach, Helene Christine; Toft, Ulla; Bloch, Paul.

    In: Health Promotion International, 2018, p. 1-10.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. 2017
  12. Published

    The obesity-associated risk of cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality is not lower in Inuit compared to Europeans : A cohort study of Greenlandic Inuit, Nunavik Inuit and Danes. / Falberg Rønn, Pernille; Lucas, Michel; Laouan Sidi, Elhadji A.; Tvermosegaard, Maria; Andersen, Gregers Stig; Lauritzen, Torsten; Toft, Ulla; Carstensen, Bendix; Christensen, Dirk Lund; Jørgensen, Marit Eika.

    In: Atherosclerosis, Vol. 265, 10.2017, p. 207-214.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Alcohol consumption and its interaction with adiposity-associated genetic variants in relation to subsequent changes in waist circumference and body weight. / Rohde, Jeanett F.; Ängquist, Lars; Larsen, Sofus C.; Tolstrup, Janne S.; Husemoen, Lise Lotte N.; Linneberg, Allan; Toft, Ulla; Overvad, Kim; Halkjær, Jytte; Tjønneland, Anne; Hansen, Torben; Pedersen, Oluf; Sørensen, Thorkild I. A.; Heitmann, Berit L.

    In: Nutrition Journal, Vol. 16, 51, 25.08.2017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. 2016
  15. Published

    Substituting sugar confectionery with fruit and healthy snacks at checkout - a win-win strategy for consumers and food stores? a study on consumer attitudes and sales effects of a healthy supermarket intervention. / Winkler, Lise L.; Christensen, Ulla; Glümer, Charlotte; Bloch, Paul; Mikkelsen, Bent E.; Wansink, Brian; Toft, Ulla.

    In: BMC Public Health, Vol. 16, 1184, 22.11.2016, p. 1-12.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Precursors of age-related macular degeneration : associations with vitamin A and interaction with CFHY402H in the Inter99 Eye Study. / Munch, Inger Christine; Toft, Ulla; Linneberg, Allan; Larsen, Michael.

    In: Acta Ophthalmologica, Vol. 94, No. 7, 11.2016, p. 657-662.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Interactions between genetic variants associated with adiposity traits and soft drinks in relation to longitudinal changes in body weight and waist circumference. / Olsen, Nanna J; Ängquist, Lars; Larsen, Sofus C; Linneberg, Allan; Skaaby, Tea; Husemoen, Lise Lotte N; Toft, Ulla; Tjønneland, Anne; Halkjær, Jytte; Hansen, Torben; Pedersen, Oluf; Overvad, Kim; Ahluwalia, Tarunveer S; Sørensen, Thorkild Ia; Heitmann, Berit L.

    In: American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 104, No. 3, 2016, p. 816-826.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Relative validity and reproducibility of a parent-administered semi-quantitative FFQ for assessing food intake in Danish children aged 3-9 years. / Buch-Andersen, Tine; Perez-Cueto, Armando; Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard.

    In: Public Health Nutrition, Vol. 19, No. 7, 2016, p. 1184-1194.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    Tax on saturated fat : does it work? / Jørgensen, T.; Pisinger, C.; Toft, U.

    In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 70, 2016, p. 867-868.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

  20. 2015
  21. Published

    Estimated daily salt intake in relation to blood pressure and blood lipids : the role of obesity. / Thuesen, Betina H; Toft, Ulla; Buhelt, Lone; Linneberg, Allan; Friedrich, Nele; Nauck, Matthias; Wallaschofski, Henri; Jørgensen, Torben.

    In: European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, Vol. 22, No. 12, 12.2015, p. 1567-74.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    The long-term effect of a population-based life-style intervention on smoking and alcohol consumption : The Inter99 Study—a randomized controlled trial. / Baumann, Sophie; Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard; Aadahl, Mette; Jørgensen, Torben; Pisinger, Charlotta.

    In: Addiction, Vol. 110, No. 11, 11.2015, p. 1853-60.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Habitual sleep duration is associated with BMI and macronutrient intake and may be modified by CLOCK genetic variants. / Dashti, Hassan S; Follis, Jack L; Smith, Caren E; Tanaka, Toshiko; Cade, Brian E; Gottlieb, Daniel J; Hruby, Adela; Jacques, Paul F; Lamon-Fava, Stefania; Richardson, Kris; Saxena, Richa; Scheer, Frank A J L; Kovanen, Leena; Bartz, Traci M; Perälä, Mia-Maria; Jonsson, Anna Elisabet; Frazier-Wood, Alexis C; Kalafati, Ioanna-Panagiota; Mikkilä, Vera; Partonen, Timo; Lemaitre, Rozenn N; Lahti, Jari; Hernandez, Dena G; Toft, Ulla; Johnson, W Craig; Kanoni, Stavroula; Raitakari, Olli T; Perola, Markus; Psaty, Bruce M; Ferrucci, Luigi; Grarup, Niels; Highland, Heather M; Rallidis, Loukianos; Kähönen, Mika; Havulinna, Aki S; Siscovick, David S; Räikkönen, Katri; Jørgensen, Torben; Rotter, Jerome I; Deloukas, Panos; Viikari, Jorma S A; Mozaffarian, Dariush; Linneberg, Allan; Seppälä, Ilkka; Hansen, Torben; Salomaa, Veikko; Gharib, Sina A; Eriksson, Johan G; Bandinelli, Stefania; Pedersen, Oluf; Rich, Stephen S; Dedoussis, George; Lehtimäki, Terho; Ordovás, José M.

    In: The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 101, No. 1, 01.2015, p. 135-43.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    The long-term effect of screening and lifestyle counseling on changes in physical activity and diet : the Inter99 Study - a randomized controlled trial. / Baumann, Sophie; Toft, Ulla; Aadahl, Mette; Jørgensen, Torben; Pisinger, Charlotta.

    In: The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, Vol. 12, 33, 2015, p. 1-10.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. 2014
  26. Published

    FTO genetic variants, dietary intake and body mass index : insights from 177 330 individuals. / Qi, Qibin; Oskari Kilpeläinen, Tuomas; Downer, Mary K; Tanaka, Toshiko; Smith, Caren E; Sluijs, Ivonne; Sonestedt, Emily; Chu, Audrey Y; Renström, Frida; Lin, Xiaochen; Angquist, Lars H; Huang, Jinyan; Liu, Zhonghua; Li, Yanping; Asif Ali, Muhammad; Xu, Min; Ahluwalia, Tarun Veer Singh; Boer, Jolanda M A; Chen, Peng; Daimon, Makoto; Eriksson, Johan; Perola, Markus; Friedlander, Yechiel; Gao, Yu-Tang; Heppe, Denise H M; Holloway, John W; Houston, Denise K; Kanoni, Stavroula; Kim, Yu-Mi; Laaksonen, Maarit A; Jääskeläinen, Tiina; Lee, Nanette R; Lehtimäki, Terho; Lemaitre, Rozenn N; Lu, Wei; Luben, Robert N; Manichaikul, Ani; Männistö, Satu; Marques-Vidal, Pedro; Monda, Keri L; Ngwa, Julius S; Perusse, Louis; van Rooij, Frank J A; Xiang, Yong-Bing; Wen, Wanqing; Wojczynski, Mary K; Zhu, Jingwen; Borecki, Ingrid B; Bouchard, Claude; Cai, Qiuyin; Cooper, Cyrus; Dedoussis, George V; Deloukas, Panos; Ferrucci, Luigi; Forouhi, Nita G; Hansen, Torben; Christiansen, Lene; Hofman, Albert; Johansson, Ingegerd; Jørgensen, Torben; Karasawa, Shigeru; Khaw, Kay-Tee; Kim, Mi-Kyung; Kristiansson, Kati; Li, Huaixing; Lin, Xu; Liu, Yongmei; Lohman, Kurt K; Long, Jirong; Mikkilä, Vera; Mozaffarian, Dariush; North, Kari; Pedersen, Oluf; Raitakari, Olli; Rissanen, Harri; Tuomilehto, Jaakko; van der Schouw, Yvonne T; Uitterlinden, André G; Carola Zillikens, M; Franco, Oscar H; Shyong Tai, E; Ou Shu, Xiao; Siscovick, David S; Toft, Ulla; Monique Verschuren, W M; Vollenweider, Peter; Wareham, Nicholas J; Witteman, Jacqueline C M; Zheng, Wei; Ridker, Paul M; Kang, Jae H; Liang, Liming; Jensen, Majken K; Curhan, Gary C; Pasquale, Louis R; Hunter, David J; Mohlke, Karen L; Uusitupa, Matti; Adrienne Cupples, L; Rankinen, Tuomo; Orho-Melander, Marju; Wang, Tao; Chasman, Daniel I; Franks, Paul W; Sørensen, Thorkild I A; Hu, Frank B; Loos, Ruth J F; Nettleton, Jennifer A; Qi, Lu.

    In: Human Molecular Genetics, Vol. 23, No. 25, 07.08.2014, p. 6961-6972.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Interaction between genetic predisposition to obesity and dietary calcium in relation to subsequent change in body weight and waist circumference. / Larsen, Sofus C; Angquist, Lars; Ahluwalia, Tarun Veer Singh; Skaaby, Tea; Roswall, Nina; Tjønneland, Anne; Halkjær, Jytte; Overvad, Kim; Pedersen, Oluf; Hansen, Torben; Linneberg, Allan René; Husemoen, Lise Lotte N; Toft, Ulla; Heitmann, Berit L; Sørensen, Thorkild Ia.

    In: The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 99, No. 4, 04.2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Dietary ascorbic acid and subsequent change in body weight and waist circumference : associations may depend on genetic predisposition to obesity - a prospective study of three independent cohorts. / Larsen, Sofus C; Angquist, Lars; Ahluwalia, Tarun Veer Singh; Skaaby, Tea; Roswall, Nina; Tjønneland, Anne; Halkjær, Jytte; Overvad, Kim; Pedersen, Oluf; Hansen, Torben; Linneberg, Allan; Husemoen, Lise Lotte N; Toft, Ulla; Heitmann, Berit L; Sørensen, Thorkild I A.

    In: Nutrition Journal, Vol. 13, 43, 2014, p. 1-11.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Effect of screening and lifestyle counselling on incidence of ischaemic heart disease in general population : Inter99 randomised trial. / Jørgensen, Torben; Jacobsen, Rikke Kart; Toft, Ulla; Aadahl, Mette; Glümer, Charlotte; Pisinger, Charlotta.

    In: B M J (Online), Vol. 348, g3617, 2014, p. 1-11.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Interaction between genetic predisposition to adiposity and dietary protein in relation to subsequent change in body weight and waist circumference. / Ankarfeldt, Mikkel Zøllner; Larsen, Sofus C; Ängquist, Lars; Husemoen, Lise Lotte Nystrup; Roswall, Nina; Overvad, Kim; Jakobsen, Marianne Uhre; Halkjær, Jytte; Tjønneland, Anne; Linneberg, Allan; Toft, Ulla; Hansen, Torben; Pedersen, Oluf; Heitmann, Berit L; Astrup, Arne; Sørensen, Thorkild I.A.

    In: P L o S One, Vol. 9, No. 10, e110890, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Revitalizing the setting approach : supersettings for sustainable impact in community health promotion. / Bloch, Paul; Toft, Ulla; Reinbach, Helene Christine; Clausen, Laura Tolnov; Mikkelsen, Bent Egberg; Poulsen, Kjeld; Jensen, Bjarne Bruun.

    In: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Vol. 11, 118, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. 2013
  33. Published

    Healthy eating at schools : How does a school food programme affect the quality of dietary intake at lunch among children aged 7-13 years? / Sabinsky, Marianne; Tetens, Inge (Editor); Toft, Ulla (Editor).

    National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, 2013.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Validation of a digital photographic method for assessment of dietary quality of school lunch sandwiches brought from home. / Sabinsky, Marianne S; Toft, Ulla; Andersen, Klaus Kaae; Tetens, Inge.

    In: Food & Nutrition Research, Vol. 57, 20243, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. 2012
  36. Published

    Evaluation of flavonoids and enterolactone in overnight urine as intake biomarkers of fruits, vegetables and beverages in the Inter99 cohort study using the method of triads. / Krogholm, Kirstine Suszkiewicz; Bysted, Anette; Brantsæter, Anne Lise; Jakobsen, Jette Halkjær; Rasmussen, Salka E; Kristoffersen, Lis; Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard.

    In: The British Journal of Nutrition, Vol. 108, No. 10, 28.11.2012, p. 1904-12.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Development and validation of a Meal Index of dietary Quality (Meal IQ) to assess the dietary quality of school lunches. / Sabinsky, Marianne S; Toft, Ulla; Andersen, Klaus Kaae; Tetens, Inge.

    In: Public Health Nutrition, Vol. 15, No. 11, 2012, p. 2091-2099.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. 2009
  39. Published

    Five years of lifestyle intervention improved self-reported mental and physical health in a general population: the Inter99 study. / Pisinger, Charlotte; Ladelund, Steen; Glümer, Charlotte; Aadahl, Mette; Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard; Jørgensen, Torben.

    In: Preventive Medicine, Vol. 49, No. 5, 2009, p. 424-8.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Five-year change in physical activity is associated with changes in cardiovascular disease risk factors: the Inter99 study. / Aadahl, Mette; von Huth Smith, L; Pisinger, Charlotte; Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard; Glümer, C; Borch-Johnsen, K; Jørgensen, Torben.

    In: Preventive Medicine, Vol. 48, No. 4, 2009, p. 326-331.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    The impact of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on alcohol intake: the Inter99 study. / Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard; Pisinger, Charlotta; Aadahl, Mette; Lau, Cathrine; Linneberg, Allan; Ladelund, Steen; Kristoffersen, Lis; Jørgensen, Torben; Toft, Ulla; Pisinger, Charlotta; Aadahl, Mette; Lau, Cathrine; Linneberg, Allan; Ladelund, Steen; Kristoffersen, Lis; Jørgensen, Torben.

    In: Preventive Medicine, Vol. 49, No. 2-3, 2009, p. 115-21.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    The relationship between lifestyle and self-reported health in a general population: the Inter99 study. / Pisinger, Charlotta Holm; Toft, Ulla; Aadahl, Mette; Glümer, Charlotte; Jørgensen, Torben.

    In: Preventive Medicine, Vol. 49, No. 5, 2009, p. 418-23.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. 2008
  44. Published

    The effect of adding group-based counselling to individual lifestyle counselling on changes in dietary intake. The Inter99 study--a randomized controlled trial. / Toft, Ulla; Kristoffersen, Lis; Ladelund, Steen; Ovesen, Lars; Lau, Cathrine; Pisinger, Charlotta; Smith, Lisa von Huth; Borch-Johnsen, Knut; Jørgensen, Torben.

    In: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Vol. 5, 2008, p. 59.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. 2007
  46. Published

    Relative validity of a food frequency questionnaire used in the Inter99 study. / Toft, Ulla Marie Nørgaard; Kristoffersen, Lis; Ladelund, S; Bysted, A; Jakobsen, J; Lau, Cathrine; Jørgensen, Torben; Borch-Johnsen, Knut; Ovesen, L.

    In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 62, No. 8, 2007, p. 1038-46.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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