Maria Sääf

Affiliated to Research
Visiting address: Karolinskavägen 37A QB85, 17176 Stockholm
Postal address: K1 Molekylär medicin och kirurgi, K1 MMK Experimentell och klinisk neuroendokrinologi, 171 76 Stockholm


  • Bone metabolic diseases Maria Sääf is responsible for clinical studies on on bone metabolic disorders, specially vitamin D deficiency. Research group Growth and metabolism [1] *Selected publications* Serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in mothers of Swedish and of Somali origin who have children with and without autism. [2] Fernell E, Barnevik-Olsson M, Bågenholm G, Gillberg C, Gustafsson S, Sääf M /Acta Paediatr. 2010 May
  • 99(5):743-747/ Prediction of mortality in elderly patients with hip fractures: a two-year prospective study of 1, 944 patients. [3] Söderqvist A, Ekström W, Ponzer S, Pettersson H, Cederholm T, Dalén N, /et al/ /Gerontology 2009
  • 55(5):496-504/ Bone histomorphometry in male idiopathic osteoporosis. [4] Pernow Y, Hauge EM, Linder K, Dahl E, Sääf M /Calcif. Tissue Int. 2009 Jun
  • 84(6):430-8/ Effects of physical training on bone mineral density in fertile women with idiopathic osteoporosis. [5] Bergström I, Brinck J, Sääf M /Clin. Rheumatol. 2008 Aug
  • 27(8):1035-8/ The role of IGF-I and IGFBP-1 status and secondary hyperparathyroidism in relation to osteoporosis in elderly Swedish women. [6] Salminen H, Sääf M, Ringertz H, Strender LE /Osteoporos Int 2008 Feb
  • 19(2):201-9/ [1] http://default/node/2970 [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]


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