Roland E Andersson

Summary

Affiliation: County Hospital Ryhov
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical treatment of appendiceal abscess or phlegmon: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Ann Surg 246:741-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The appendicitis inflammatory response score: a tool for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis that outperforms the Alvarado score
    Manne Andersson
    Department of Surgery, County Hospital Ryhov, 551 85 Jönköping, Sweden
    World J Surg 32:1843-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Short and long-term mortality after appendectomy in Sweden 1987 to 2006. Influence of appendectomy diagnosis, sex, age, co-morbidity, surgical method, hospital volume, and time period. A national population-based cohort study
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, Ryhov County Hospital, SE 551 85 Jonkoping, Sweden
    World J Surg 37:974-81. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Local administration of antibiotics by gentamicin-collagen sponge does not improve wound healing or reduce recurrence rate after pilonidal excision with primary suture: a prospective randomized controlled trial
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, Lanssjukhuset Ryhov, 551 85, Jonkoping, Sweden
    World J Surg 34:3042-8. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The natural history and traditional management of appendicitis revisited: spontaneous resolution and predominance of prehospital perforations imply that a correct diagnosis is more important than an early diagnosis
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, County Hospital Ryhov, SE 551 85 Jonkoping, Sweden
    World J Surg 31:86-92. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [The fight against HIV/AIDS. Condom use promotion not enough--we must encourage life style changes]
    Roland E Andersson
    Lakartidningen 103:3105-6; discussion 3106. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Systemic Th17-like cytokine pattern in gangrenous appendicitis but not in phlegmonous appendicitis
    Marie Rubér
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Surgery 147:366-72. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint [Time to re-evaluate management of suspected appendicitis. Patients might be spared "unnecessary" surgery]
    Roland E Andersson
    Kirurgkliniken, Lanssjukhuset Ryhov, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 99:4034-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based management of appendicitis--more research required]
    Roland E Andersson
    Kirurgkliniken, Lanssjukhuset Ryhov, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 99:4400. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy is followed by increased risk of Crohn's disease
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, County Hospital Ryhov, SE 551 85 Jonkoping, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 124:40-6. 2003

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical treatment of appendiceal abscess or phlegmon: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Ann Surg 246:741-8. 2007
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  2. doi request reprint The appendicitis inflammatory response score: a tool for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis that outperforms the Alvarado score
    Manne Andersson
    Department of Surgery, County Hospital Ryhov, 551 85 Jönköping, Sweden
    World J Surg 32:1843-9. 2008
    ..This process could be improved by using a scoring system that includes objective variables that reflect the inflammatory response. This study describes the construction and evaluation of a new clinical appendicitis score...
  3. doi request reprint Short and long-term mortality after appendectomy in Sweden 1987 to 2006. Influence of appendectomy diagnosis, sex, age, co-morbidity, surgical method, hospital volume, and time period. A national population-based cohort study
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, Ryhov County Hospital, SE 551 85 Jonkoping, Sweden
    World J Surg 37:974-81. 2013
    ..This national cohort study analyzes short- and long-term mortality after appendectomy in relation to appendectomy diagnosis, age, co-morbidity, surgical method, hospital volume, and time period...
  4. doi request reprint Local administration of antibiotics by gentamicin-collagen sponge does not improve wound healing or reduce recurrence rate after pilonidal excision with primary suture: a prospective randomized controlled trial
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, Lanssjukhuset Ryhov, 551 85, Jonkoping, Sweden
    World J Surg 34:3042-8. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The natural history and traditional management of appendicitis revisited: spontaneous resolution and predominance of prehospital perforations imply that a correct diagnosis is more important than an early diagnosis
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, County Hospital Ryhov, SE 551 85 Jonkoping, Sweden
    World J Surg 31:86-92. 2007
    ..Emerging evidence calls for a new understanding of the natural history of untreated appendicitis. This motivates a reappraisal of the fundamental principles for the management of patients with suspected appendicitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint [The fight against HIV/AIDS. Condom use promotion not enough--we must encourage life style changes]
    Roland E Andersson
    Lakartidningen 103:3105-6; discussion 3106. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Systemic Th17-like cytokine pattern in gangrenous appendicitis but not in phlegmonous appendicitis
    Marie Rubér
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Surgery 147:366-72. 2010
    ..Based on this theory and on indications of aberrant regulation of inflammation in gangrenous appendicitis, we hypothesized that phlegmonous and gangrenous appendicitis are different entities with divergent immunoregulation...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Time to re-evaluate management of suspected appendicitis. Patients might be spared "unnecessary" surgery]
    Roland E Andersson
    Kirurgkliniken, Lanssjukhuset Ryhov, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 99:4034-8. 2002
    ..The mortality risk as a result of perforation must be weighed against the risk of appendectomy with a non-inflamed appendix. Avoiding appendectomy with a non-inflamed appendix is therefore more important than preventing perforation...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based management of appendicitis--more research required]
    Roland E Andersson
    Kirurgkliniken, Lanssjukhuset Ryhov, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 99:4400. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy is followed by increased risk of Crohn's disease
    Roland E Andersson
    Department of Surgery, County Hospital Ryhov, SE 551 85 Jonkoping, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 124:40-6. 2003
    ..Appendectomy is associated with a low risk of subsequent ulcerative colitis. This study analyzes the risk of Crohn's disease after appendectomy...
  11. doi request reprint Causes of short-term mortality after appendectomy: a population-based case-controlled study
    Manne N Andersson
    Department of Surgery, Ryhov County Hospital, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Ann Surg 254:103-7. 2011
    ..This case control study is a detailed analysis of the causes of death and the risk factors of short-term mortality after appendectomy...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Lars Werko is right that "HIV concerns everyone"]
    Roland E Andersson
    Kirurgkliniken, Lanssjukhuset, Ryhov, Jonkoping
    Lakartidningen 103:2243-4; discussion 2244. 2006
  13. pmc The risk of developing Crohn's disease after an appendectomy: a population-based cohort study in Sweden and Denmark
    Gilaad G Kaplan
    MGH Crohn s and Colitis Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Gut 56:1387-92. 2007
    ..The relationship between appendectomy and Crohn's disease is controversial. A Swedish-Danish cohort study was conducted to assess the risk of developing Crohn's disease after an appendectomy...
  14. doi request reprint Resolving appendicitis is common: further evidence
    Roland E Andersson
    Ann Surg 247:553; author reply 553. 2008