Gustaf Edgren

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Enigmatic sex disparities in cancer incidence
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:187-96. 2012
  2. pmc Duration of red blood cell storage and survival of transfused patients (CME)
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Transfusion 50:1185-95. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk of anogenital cancer after diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: a prospective population-based study
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet Oncol 8:311-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Risk of gastric cancer and peptic ulcers in relation to ABO blood type: a cohort study
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1280-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Donation frequency, iron loss, and risk of cancer among blood donors
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:572-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiological considerations for the use of databases in transfusion research: a Scandinavian perspective
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Opin Hematol 17:596-601. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer after blood transfusion from donors with subclinical cancer: a retrospective cohort study
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 369:1724-30. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving health profile of blood donors as a consequence of transfusion safety efforts
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Transfusion 47:2017-24. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Pattern of declining hemoglobin concentration before cancer diagnosis
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 127:1429-36. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Should plasma from female donors be avoided? A population-based cohort study of plasma recipients in Sweden from 1990 through 2002
    Elsa Tynell
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Transfusion Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, and Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Transfusion 50:1249-56. 2010

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Enigmatic sex disparities in cancer incidence
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:187-96. 2012
    ..Thus, the basis of many of the largest sex disparities in cancer incidence seems mostly unknown, highlighting the need for intensified research into its origins...
  2. pmc Duration of red blood cell storage and survival of transfused patients (CME)
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Transfusion 50:1185-95. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk of anogenital cancer after diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: a prospective population-based study
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet Oncol 8:311-6. 2007
    ..Associations between HPV and vaginal, vulvar, and anal cancers are well established, but the full extent in terms of age and time since diagnosis of these associations is not well known...
  4. doi request reprint Risk of gastric cancer and peptic ulcers in relation to ABO blood type: a cohort study
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1280-5. 2010
    ..In addition, they give further support to the notion that individuals with blood group O have a higher risk of peptic ulcers than those with other blood groups...
  5. doi request reprint Donation frequency, iron loss, and risk of cancer among blood donors
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Box 281, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:572-9. 2008
    ..To investigate possible effects of blood donation and iron loss through blood donation on cancer incidence while minimizing "healthy donor effects," we made dose-response comparisons within a cohort of Swedish and Danish blood donors...
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiological considerations for the use of databases in transfusion research: a Scandinavian perspective
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Opin Hematol 17:596-601. 2010
    ..In this review, we will try to give an overview of recent and historical developments in the use of blood donation and transfusion databases in research. In addition, we will go over important methodological issues...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer after blood transfusion from donors with subclinical cancer: a retrospective cohort study
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 369:1724-30. 2007
    ..Our aim was to investigate the possible risk of cancer transmission from blood donors to recipients through blood transfusion...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving health profile of blood donors as a consequence of transfusion safety efforts
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Transfusion 47:2017-24. 2007
    ..Mortality and cancer incidence among blood donors in Sweden and Denmark was investigated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pattern of declining hemoglobin concentration before cancer diagnosis
    Gustaf Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 127:1429-36. 2010
    ..For some malignancies, however, the long duration of hemoglobin decline before clinical diagnosis suggests a substantial lead-time with systemic effects, during which earlier diagnosis should be achievable by emerging diagnostic tools...
  10. doi request reprint Should plasma from female donors be avoided? A population-based cohort study of plasma recipients in Sweden from 1990 through 2002
    Elsa Tynell
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Transfusion Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, and Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Transfusion 50:1249-56. 2010
    ..Despite a lack of population-based evidence, policies have already been introduced to exclude female donor plasma...
  11. doi request reprint Breast cancer onset in twins and women with bilateral disease
    Mikael Hartman
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 26:4086-91. 2008
    ..Little is known of the onset of breast cancer in high-risk populations. We investigated the risk of breast cancer in twin sisters and in the contralateral breast taking family history into consideration...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of plasma-to-RBC ratios in trauma patients: a cohort study with time-dependent data*
    Märit Halmin
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Crit Care Med 41:1905-14. 2013
    ..The rationale for this practice is still unclear with several studies failing to show any survival benefits of increased plasma use, perhaps due to a failure to account for the timing of transfused units...
  13. doi request reprint Diagnostic work-up of contralateral breast cancers has not improved over calendar period
    Maria E C Sandberg
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Box 281, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 122:889-95. 2010
    ..This study gives no indications that any improvement in diagnostic work-up of CBC have occurred over the last 25 years...
  14. doi request reprint The impact of plasma preparations and their storage time on short-term posttransfusion mortality: a population-based study using the Scandinavian Donation and Transfusion database
    Rut Norda
    Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:954-60. 2012
    ....
  15. pmc Epidemiology of adult ankle fractures in Sweden between 1987 and 2004: a population-based study of 91,410 Swedish inpatients
    Charlotte K Thur
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:276-81. 2012
    ..We therefore analyzed data on Swedish inpatients with ankle fractures in this nationwide population study, based on data from 1987 through 2004...
  16. doi request reprint Overall and cause-specific mortality in transplant recipients with a pretransplantation cancer history
    Christina Brattström
    Division of Transplantation Surgery, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Transplantation 96:297-305. 2013
    ..It is unclear to what extent cancer history affects posttransplantation mortality in solid organ transplant recipients...
  17. pmc Mammographic density reduction is a prognostic marker of response to adjuvant tamoxifen therapy in postmenopausal patients with breast cancer
    Jingmei Li
    Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore
    J Clin Oncol 31:2249-56. 2013
    ..However, the extent to which change in mammographic density during adjuvant tamoxifen therapy can be used to measure response to treatment is unknown...
  18. doi request reprint Risk of skin cancer and other malignancies in kidney, liver, heart and lung transplant recipients 1970 to 2008--a Swedish population-based study
    Britta Krynitz
    Department of Pathology and Cytology, Karolinska University Laboratories, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 132:1429-38. 2013
    ..These findings underscore the importance of regular skin screening in organ transplant recipients...
  19. doi request reprint A telephone-based case-management intervention reduces healthcare utilization for frequent emergency department visitors
    Peter Reinius
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Emerg Med 20:327-34. 2013
    ..A small group of frequent visitors to emergency departments accounts for a disproportional large number of total emergency department visits. Previous interventions in this population have shown mixed results...
  20. ncbi request reprint TEG® functional fibrinogen analysis may overestimate fibrinogen levels
    Anna Agren
    From the Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Coagulation Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Clinical Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Clinical Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden and Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Anesth Analg 118:933-5. 2014
    ..The fibrinogen level may be overestimated when assessed using TEG® compared with the fibrinogen plasma concentration measured by the conventional method. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint [Health care services during summer--a dilemma?]
    Caroline Nordenvall
    Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 101:290-2. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in blood transfusion recipients
    Henrik Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen South, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1864-74. 2007
    ..Blood transfusions may influence the recipients' cancer risks both through transmission of biologic agents and by modulation of the immune system. However, cancer occurrence in transfusion recipients remains poorly characterized...
  23. doi request reprint Cancer as a ferrotoxic disease: are we getting hard stainless evidence?
    Gustaf Edgren
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:976-7. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint [Medical students' requirements: Make the medical education more scientific!]
    Gustaf Edgren
    Karolinska Institutet, Solna
    Lakartidningen 99:4078-9. 2002