Affiliation: Rikshospitalet University Hospital
- Treatment-related death in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in the Nordic countries: 1992-2001Merete Stubkjaer Christensen
Department of Paediatrics, Skejby Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
Br J Haematol 131:50-8. 2005..00). In conclusion, 3% of children with ALL died of TRD, with bacterial infections as the most common cause of death. Girls and Down syndrome patients had a higher risk of TRD. Infections still remain a major challenge in childhood ALL...
- Acute leukaemia in children with Down syndrome: a population-based Nordic studyBernward Zeller
Department of Paediatrics, National Hospital of Norway, N 0027 Oslo, Norway
Br J Haematol 128:797-804. 2005..The high proportion of female DS patients with AML is unexplained. The differing treatment results in AML versus ALL need further evaluation and represent a challenge for the coming years...
- Childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in the Nordic countries: epidemiology and predictors of chronic diseaseBernward Zeller
Paediatric Department of National Hospital of Norway, Oslo, Norway
Acta Paediatr 94:178-84. 2005..To describe the epidemiology of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) in the Nordic countries, to define clinical subgroups and to investigate factors predicting chronic disease...
- [Something to learn from--not only for the pediatricians]Bernward Zeller
Barneklinikken, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet, 0027 Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:886. 2007
- Placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT) in mother and child: first report of PSTT in infancyTom Monclair
Pediatric Surgical Service, Department of Surgery, The National Hospital, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
Med Pediatr Oncol 38:187-91; discussion 192. 2002..To the authors' knowledge, placental site trophoblastic tumors occurring simultaneously in mother and infant have not previously been reported...
- Does treatment of newly diagnosed idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura reduce morbidity?Iris Treutiger
Sachs Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Arch Dis Child 92:704-7. 2007..To explore whether early treatment of children with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) with immunoglobulin and/or corticosteroids reduces subsequent morbidity...
- Improved outcome after relapse in children with acute myeloid leukaemiaJonas Abrahamsson
Department of Clinical Sciences, Queen Silvia s Childrens Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
Br J Haematol 136:229-236. 2007..A significant proportion of children with relapsed AML can be cured, even those with early relapse. Children who receive re-induction therapy, enter remission and proceed to SCT can achieve a cure rate of 60%...
- Initial management of children with newly diagnosed idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in the Nordic countriesIris Treutiger
Paediatric Department of Sachs Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 95:726-31. 2006..To describe the management practices of newly diagnosed childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) in the Nordic countries...
- Optimal treatment intensity in children with Down syndrome and myeloid leukaemia: data from 56 children treated on NOPHO-AML protocols and a review of the literatureLotte Abildgaard
Department of Paediatrics, Skejby Hospital, 8200, Aarhus N, Denmark
Ann Hematol 85:275-80. 2006..Further studies are needed to define the optimal regimen for treating myeloid leukaemia of DS...
- Factors predicting development of chronic disease in Nordic children with acute onset of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpuraSteen Rosthøj
Br J Haematol 130:148-9; author reply 150. 2005
- Duration and morbidity of newly diagnosed idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in children: A prospective Nordic study of an unselected cohortSteen Rosthøj
Pediatric Department, Aalborg Hospital, Denmark
J Pediatr 143:302-7. 2003..To determine the duration of the risk period with platelet counts <20 x 10(9)/L and the frequency of bleeding episodes in unselected children with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)...
- [Childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Norway 1992-2000]Svein Kolmannskog
Barne og ungdomsklinikken, Institutt for laboratoriemedisin, barne og kvinnesykdommer, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1493-5. 2007..Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is the most common malignancy in childhood. The survival rate has increased steadily over the last 40 years...
- Analysis of JAK3, JAK2, and C-MPL mutations in transient myeloproliferative disorder and myeloid leukemia of Down syndrome blasts in children with Down syndromeAlice Norton
Blood 110:1077-9. 2007