Björn Svensson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Development and early experiences of a Swedish psoriatic arthritis register
    Björn Svensson
    Spenshult Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Halmstad, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:221-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Reumacon (CPH82) showed similar x-ray progression and clinical effects as methotrexate in a two year comparative study on patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Björn Svensson
    Section of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsingborg s lasarett, Helsingborg, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 32:83-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of early RA in clinical practice: a comparative study of two different DMARD/corticosteroid options
    B Svensson
    Section of Rheumatology, Helsingborgs lasarett, Helsingborg, Sweden
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:327-32. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Low-dose prednisolone in addition to the initial disease-modifying antirheumatic drug in patients with early active rheumatoid arthritis reduces joint destruction and increases the remission rate: a two-year randomized trial
    Björn Svensson
    University of Lund, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3360-70. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Hand bone loss measured by digital X-ray radiogrammetry is a predictor of joint damage in early rheumatoid arthritis
    K Forslind
    Department of Medicine, Section of Rheumatology, Helsingborg Hospital, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 38:431-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Reduced bone mineral density in early rheumatoid arthritis is associated with radiological joint damage at baseline and after 2 years in women
    Kristina Forslind
    Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Helsingborg s lasarett, Helsingborg, Sweden
    J Rheumatol 30:2590-6. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Low-dose prednisolone in early rheumatoid arthritis inhibits collagen type I degradation by matrix metalloproteinases as assessed by serum 1CTP--a possible mechanism for specific inhibition of radiological destruction
    Inga Lill Engvall
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:733-42. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Increased expression of proto-oncogene survivin predicts Joint destruction and persistent disease activity in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Björn Svensson
    Section of Rheumatology at the Institution of Clinical Science, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Ann Med 42:45-54. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Development and early experiences of a Swedish psoriatic arthritis register
    Björn Svensson
    Spenshult Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Halmstad, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:221-5. 2002
    ..To present a programme for a psoriatic arthritis (PsA) register (SwePsA) and to report the early experiences of a test period...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reumacon (CPH82) showed similar x-ray progression and clinical effects as methotrexate in a two year comparative study on patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Björn Svensson
    Section of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsingborg s lasarett, Helsingborg, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 32:83-8. 2003
    ..To study x-ray development and clinical effects, tolerability and safety after 2 years treatment of RA patients with Reumacon (CPH82) or methotrexate (MTX)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of early RA in clinical practice: a comparative study of two different DMARD/corticosteroid options
    B Svensson
    Section of Rheumatology, Helsingborgs lasarett, Helsingborg, Sweden
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:327-32. 2003
    ..To study the outcome in clinical practice of first DMARD and/or corticosteroid (CS) treatment in patients with recent onset rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Low-dose prednisolone in addition to the initial disease-modifying antirheumatic drug in patients with early active rheumatoid arthritis reduces joint destruction and increases the remission rate: a two-year randomized trial
    Björn Svensson
    University of Lund, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 52:3360-70. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy of low-dose prednisolone on joint damage and disease activity in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  5. doi request reprint Hand bone loss measured by digital X-ray radiogrammetry is a predictor of joint damage in early rheumatoid arthritis
    K Forslind
    Department of Medicine, Section of Rheumatology, Helsingborg Hospital, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 38:431-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether loss of bone measured by digital X-ray radiogrammetry (DXR) of hands early in the course of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) may predict future radiographic joint damage after 1 and 2 years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reduced bone mineral density in early rheumatoid arthritis is associated with radiological joint damage at baseline and after 2 years in women
    Kristina Forslind
    Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, Helsingborg s lasarett, Helsingborg, Sweden
    J Rheumatol 30:2590-6. 2003
    ..We investigated if patients with reduced bone mineral density (BMD) at onset of RA had more radiological damage at onset and after 2 years than patients with normal BMD...
  7. doi request reprint Low-dose prednisolone in early rheumatoid arthritis inhibits collagen type I degradation by matrix metalloproteinases as assessed by serum 1CTP--a possible mechanism for specific inhibition of radiological destruction
    Inga Lill Engvall
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:733-42. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint Increased expression of proto-oncogene survivin predicts Joint destruction and persistent disease activity in early rheumatoid arthritis
    Björn Svensson
    Section of Rheumatology at the Institution of Clinical Science, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Ann Med 42:45-54. 2010
    ..Here we assess the predictive role of the circulating proto-oncogene survivin for clinical and radiological outcome of early RA...