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Association of physical activity with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Background Over the past several decades, numerous large cohort studies have attempted to quantify the protective effect of physical activity on cardiovascular and all-cause mortality. The aim of theExpand
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Prospective Follow-Up Data from the ProGERD Study Suggest that GERD Is Not a Categorial Disease
OBJECTIVES:There is a controversy as to whether gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) exists as a spectrum of disease severity or as a categorial disease in three distinct groups: nonerosive (NERD)Expand
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Long-term effectiveness of interventions promoting physical activity: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND This systematic review aims to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of physical activity interventions targeted at healthy adults and to identify effective intervention components. Expand
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Lifestyle factors and symptoms of gastro‐oesophageal reflux – a population‐based study
Although the symptoms of gastro‐oesophageal reflux disease are common in the general adult population, the aetiology of gastro‐oesophageal reflux disease is still largely unknown. Lifestyle factorsExpand
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Education, income, occupational status and health risk behaviour
AimSocio-economic status is associated with a variety of health-related behaviours. In our study, we determined the independent effects of income, educational attainment and occupational status onExpand
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The predictive value of specific immunoglobulin E levels in serum for the outcome of oral food challenges
Background Specific serum IgE is considered as one of the important diagnostic measures in the diagnostic work‐up of food allergy.
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The predictive value of the skin prick test weal size for the outcome of oral food challenges
Background The skin prick test (SPT) is regarded as an important diagnostic measure in the diagnostic work‐up of food allergy.
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Risk factors of gastroesophageal reflux disease: methodology and first epidemiological results of the ProGERD study.
OBJECTIVE We describe the design and report the first results of the Progression of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (ProGERD) study, to our knowledge the largest prospective study of GERD patients.Expand
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Review Article: Increasing physical activity with point-of-choice prompts - a systematic review
Aims: Stair climbing is an activity that can easily be integrated into everyday life and has positive health effects. Point-of-choice prompts are informational or motivational signs near stairs andExpand
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Evolution of gastro‐oesophageal reflux disease over 5 years under routine medical care – the ProGERD study
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2012; 35: 154–164
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