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Mattias Lorentzon

Professor/ chief physician

Mattias Lorentzon
Professor/ chief physician
mattias.lorentzon@medic.gu.se
+46 31-343 1979

Postal Address: Su sahlgrenska, 41345 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Geriatriken , Mölndal


Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition at Institute of Medicine (More Information)
SU Sahlgrenska
413 45 Göteborg
0313421000
Fax: +46 317863101
Visiting Address: Vita stråket SU , 413 45 Göteborg

About Mattias Lorentzon

Mattias Lorentzon is a professor in geriatric medicine at the Institute of Medicine, Gothenburg University and Chief physician at the Osteoporosis Clinic at the Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Mölndal. He is also the director of the national Clinical Osteoporosis Research School (CORS) and the champion of the Sahlgrenska University Hospital Fracture Liaison Service. He has been president of the Swedish Osteoporosis Society (2011-2015) and has served as an expert reviewer in outlining diagnosis and treatment guidelines for the National Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen) 2009-2015. He has made a significant contribution in the osteoporosis research field, with 161 peer-reviewed publications and over 11000 citations (June 2018).

Main Research Topics

Mainly clinical studies investigating the role of genetic and environmental factors, especially physical activity, on bone microstructure, geometry, and fracture risk.

Current Ph.D. students (main supervisor)
2014- Kristian Axelsson, MD
2015- Lisa Johansson, MD
2015- Berit Larsson, MD

Latest publications

A decade of FRAX: how has it changed the management of osteoporosis?
J. A. Kanis, N. C. Harvey, H. Johansson, E. W. Liu, Liesbeth Vandenput et al.
Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Epidemiology of osteoporotic fracture in Moldova and development of a country-specific FRAX model
A. Zakroyeva, O. Lesnyak, V. Cazac, L. Groppa, E. Russu et al.
Archives of Osteoporosis, Journal article 2020
Journal article

High Plasma Erythropoietin Predicts Incident Fractures in Elderly Men with Normal Renal Function: The MrOS Sweden Cohort.
Hallgerdur Lind Kristjansdottir, Catharina Lewerin, Ulf H Lerner, Hans Herlitz, Peter Johansson et al.
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Algorithm for the management of patients at low, high and very high risk of osteoporotic fractures
J. A. Kanis, N. C. Harvey, E. McCloskey, O. Bruyere, N. Veronese et al.
Osteoporosis International, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Increased risk for hip fracture after death of a spouse-further support for bereavement frailty?
Cecilie Hongslo Vala, Mattias Lorentzon, V Sundh, H Johansson, C Lewerin et al.
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA, Journal article 2019
Journal article

FRAX-based intervention and assessment thresholds for osteoporosis in Iran
P. Khashayar, A. Keshtkar, A. Ostovar, B. Larijani, H. Johansson et al.
Osteoporosis International, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Meta-Analysis of Genomewide Association Studies Reveals Genetic Variants for Hip Bone Geometry
Y. H. Hsu, K. Estrada, E. Evangelou, C. Ackert-Bicknell, K. Akesson et al.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Response to Letter to the Editor: "Association Between Cortical Bone Microstructure and Statin Use in Older Women".
Berit A M Larsson, Daniel Sundh, Dan Mellström, Kristian F Axelsson, Anna G Nilsson et al.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Disentangling the genetics of lean mass
D. Karasik, M. C. Zillikens, Y. H. Hsu, A. Aghdassi, K. Akesson et al.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Association between cortical bone microstructure and statin use in older women.
Berit Larsson, Daniel Sundh, Dan Mellström, Kristian F Axelsson, Anna G Nilsson et al.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, Journal article 2019
Journal article

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2020

A decade of FRAX: how has it changed the management of osteoporosis?
J. A. Kanis, N. C. Harvey, H. Johansson, E. W. Liu, Liesbeth Vandenput et al.
Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Epidemiology of osteoporotic fracture in Moldova and development of a country-specific FRAX model
A. Zakroyeva, O. Lesnyak, V. Cazac, L. Groppa, E. Russu et al.
Archives of Osteoporosis, Journal article 2020
Journal article

High Plasma Erythropoietin Predicts Incident Fractures in Elderly Men with Normal Renal Function: The MrOS Sweden Cohort.
Hallgerdur Lind Kristjansdottir, Catharina Lewerin, Ulf H Lerner, Hans Herlitz, Peter Johansson et al.
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Journal article 2020
Journal article

Algorithm for the management of patients at low, high and very high risk of osteoporotic fractures
J. A. Kanis, N. C. Harvey, E. McCloskey, O. Bruyere, N. Veronese et al.
Osteoporosis International, Journal article 2020
Journal article

2019

Increased risk for hip fracture after death of a spouse-further support for bereavement frailty?
Cecilie Hongslo Vala, Mattias Lorentzon, V Sundh, H Johansson, C Lewerin et al.
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA, Journal article 2019
Journal article

FRAX-based intervention and assessment thresholds for osteoporosis in Iran
P. Khashayar, A. Keshtkar, A. Ostovar, B. Larijani, H. Johansson et al.
Osteoporosis International, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Meta-Analysis of Genomewide Association Studies Reveals Genetic Variants for Hip Bone Geometry
Y. H. Hsu, K. Estrada, E. Evangelou, C. Ackert-Bicknell, K. Akesson et al.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Response to Letter to the Editor: "Association Between Cortical Bone Microstructure and Statin Use in Older Women".
Berit A M Larsson, Daniel Sundh, Dan Mellström, Kristian F Axelsson, Anna G Nilsson et al.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Disentangling the genetics of lean mass
D. Karasik, M. C. Zillikens, Y. H. Hsu, A. Aghdassi, K. Akesson et al.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Association between cortical bone microstructure and statin use in older women.
Berit Larsson, Daniel Sundh, Dan Mellström, Kristian F Axelsson, Anna G Nilsson et al.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Showing 1 - 10 of 198

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