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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 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

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 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

Mendelian Randomization Analysis Reveals a Causal Influence of Circulating Sclerostin Levels on Bone Mineral Density and Fractures
J. Zheng, W. Maerz, I. Gergei, M. Kleber, C. Drechsler et al.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 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

Extensive undertreatment of osteoporosis in older Swedish women
Mattias Lorentzon, Anna G Nilsson, H. Johansson, J. A. Kanis, Dan Mellström et al.
Osteoporosis International, 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

Patients with prostate cancer and androgen deprivation therapy have increased risk of fractures-a study from the fractures and fall injuries in the elderly cohort (FRAILCO).
Märit Wallander, Kristian F Axelsson, D Lundh, Mattias Lorentzon
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

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2019

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 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

Mendelian Randomization Analysis Reveals a Causal Influence of Circulating Sclerostin Levels on Bone Mineral Density and Fractures
J. Zheng, W. Maerz, I. Gergei, M. Kleber, C. Drechsler et al.
Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 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

Extensive undertreatment of osteoporosis in older Swedish women
Mattias Lorentzon, Anna G Nilsson, H. Johansson, J. A. Kanis, Dan Mellström et al.
Osteoporosis International, 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

Patients with prostate cancer and androgen deprivation therapy have increased risk of fractures-a study from the fractures and fall injuries in the elderly cohort (FRAILCO).
Märit Wallander, Kristian F Axelsson, D Lundh, Mattias Lorentzon
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

Showing 1 - 10 of 192

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