Alaa Al Kerwi

Latest publications

Stability-based validation of dietary patterns obtained by cluster analysis.

  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
January 14, 2017
2017 Jan. Nutr J.16(1):4.
By:
  • Sauvageot N
  • Schritz A
  • Leite S
  • Alkerwi A
  • Stranges S
  • Zannad F
  • Streel S
  • Hoge A
  • Donneau AF
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M.

Correction: Association of Empirically Derived Dietary Patterns with Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A Comparison of PCA and RRR Methods.

  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
September 22, 2016
2016 Sep. PLoS One.11(9):e0163837.
By:
  • Sauvageot N
  • Leite S
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sisanni L
  • Zannad F
  • Stranges S
  • Donneau AF
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M.

Smoking status is inversely associated with overall diet quality: Findings from the ORISCAV-LUX study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
August 24, 2016
2016 Aug. Clin Nutr. [Epub ahead of print].
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Baydarlioglu B
  • Sauvageot N
  • Stranges S
  • Lemmens P
  • Shivappa N
  • Hebert JR.

Association of empirically derived dietary patterns with cardiovascular risk factors: A comparison of PCA and RRR methods.

  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
August 22, 2016
2016 Aug. PLoS One.11(8):e0161298.
By:
  • Sauvageot N
  • Leite S
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sisanni L
  • Zannad F
  • Saverio S
  • Donneau AF
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M.

Daily chocolate consumption is inversely associated with insulin resistance and liver enzymes in the Observation of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Luxembourg study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
May 01, 2016
2016 May. Br J Nutr.115(9):1661-8. Epub 2016 Mar 17.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Crichton GE
  • Elias MF
  • Stranges S.

Prevalence and correlates of vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency in Luxembourg adults: evidence from the observation of cardiovascular risk factors (ORISCAV-LUX) study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
August 13, 2015
2015 Aug. Nutrients.7(8):6780-96.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Gilson G
  • Stranges S.

Tea, but not coffee consumption, is associated with components of arterial pressure. The Observation of Cardiovascular Risk Factors study in Luxembourg.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
July 01, 2015
2015 Jul. Nutr Res.35(7):557-65. Epub 2015 May 22.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Crichton GE
  • Elias MF.

The potential impact of animal protein intake on global and central obesity: evidence from the ORISCAV-LUX study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
July 01, 2015
2015 Jul. Public Health Nutrition.10(10):1831-8. Epub 2015 Jan 22.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Buckley J
  • Donneau A-F
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M
  • Crichton G.

Demographic and socioeconomic disparity in nutrition: application of a novel Correlated Component Regression approach.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
May 11, 2015
2015 May. BMJ Open.5(5).
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Vernier C
  • Sauvageot N
  • Crichton GE
  • Elias MF.

Association between nutritional awareness and diet quality: evidence from the observation of cardiovascular risk factors in Luxembourg (ORISCAV-LUX) study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
April 14, 2015
2015 Apr. Nutrients.7(4):2823-38.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Malan L
  • Shivappa N
  • Hebert JR.

Adherence to physical activity recommendations and its associated factors: an interregional population-based study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
March 01, 2015
2015 Mar. J Public Health Res.4(1):406.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Schuh B
  • Sauvageot N
  • Zannad F
  • Olivier A
  • Guillaume M
  • Albert A
  • Larsson CA.

Cross-comparison of diet quality indices for predicting chronic disease risk: findings from the Observation of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Luxembourg (ORISCAV-LUX) study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
January 01, 2015
2015 Jan. Br J Nutr.113(2):259-69. Epub 2014 Dec 5.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Vernier C
  • Crichton GE
  • Sauvageot N
  • Shivappa N
  • Hebert JR.

Cardiovascular health: a cross-national comparison between the Maine Syracuse Study (Central New York, USA) and ORISCAV-LUX (Luxembourg).

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
March 15, 2014
2014 Mar. BMC Public Health.14(1):253.
By:
  • Crichton GE
  • Elias MF
  • Davey A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Delagardelle C
  • Beissel J
  • Alkerwi A.

Use of food frequency questionnaire to assess relationships between dietary habits and cardiovascular risk factors in NESCAV study: validation with biomarkers.

  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 06, 2013
2013 Nov. Nutr J.12(1):143.
By:
  • Sauvageot N
  • Alkerwi A
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M.

Validation of the food frequency Questionnaire Used to Assess the Association between Dietary Habits and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in the NESCAV Study.

  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
April 30, 2013
2013 Apr. J Nutr Food Sci.(3):208.
By:
  • Sauvageot N
  • Alkerwi A
  • Adelin A
  • Guillaume M.

Population compliance with national dietary recommendations and its determinants: findings from the ORISCAV-LUX study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
December 14, 2012
2012 Dec. Br J Nutr.108(11):2083-92. Epub 2012 Feb 7.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • Nau A
  • Lair ML
  • Donneau AF
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M.

Dietary, behavioural and socio-economic determinants of the metabolic syndrome among adults in Luxembourg: findings from the ORISCAV-LUX study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
May 01, 2012
2012 May. Public Health Nutr.15(5):1-11. Epub 2011 Sep 14.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Donneau AF
  • Sauvageot N
  • Lair ML
  • Albert A
  • Guillaume M.