Jonas Bjork

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking and acute myeloid leukemia: associations with morphology and karyotypic patterns and evaluation of dose-response relations
    J Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Leuk Res 25:865-72. 2001
  2. pmc Are occupational, hobby, or lifestyle exposures associated with Philadelphia chromosome positive chronic myeloid leukaemia?
    J Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 58:722-7. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of systematic exposure assessment errors in partially ecologic case-control studies
    Jonas Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 31:154-60. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimating attributable fraction in partially ecologic case-control studies
    Jonas Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Epidemiology 13:459-66. 2002
  5. doi request reprint In search of the best method to predict acute coronary syndrome using only the electrocardiogram from the emergency department
    Jakob L Forberg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Section for Emergency Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Electrocardiol 42:58-63. 2009
  6. pmc Association between polymorphisms in RMI1, TOP3A, and BLM and risk of cancer, a case-control study
    Karin Broberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 9:140. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone deficiency predicts cardiovascular risk in young adults treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia in childhood
    Katarina Link
    Department of Endocrinology, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:5003-12. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Validation of the Lund-Malmö, Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology (CKD-EPI) and Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) equations to estimate glomerular filtration rate in a large Swedish clinical population
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 46:212-22. 2012
  9. pmc Road traffic noise and hypertension: results from a cross-sectional public health survey in southern Sweden
    Theo Bodin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health 8:38. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Perceived green qualities were associated with neighborhood satisfaction, physical activity, and general health: results from a cross-sectional study in suburban and rural Scania, southern Sweden
    Kim de Jong
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Health Place 18:1374-80. 2012

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking and acute myeloid leukemia: associations with morphology and karyotypic patterns and evaluation of dose-response relations
    J Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Leuk Res 25:865-72. 2001
    ..5 [95% confidence interval (CI) 1.0-2.3]. Among morphologic subtypes, the smoking associated OR for acute erythroleukemia was 8.9 (95% CI 1.0-76). No clear associations between smoking and cytogenetic subtypes of AML were observed...
  2. pmc Are occupational, hobby, or lifestyle exposures associated with Philadelphia chromosome positive chronic myeloid leukaemia?
    J Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 58:722-7. 2001
    ..To investigate a broad range of occupational, hobby, and lifestyle exposures, suggested as risk factors for Philadelphia chromosome positive (Ph+) chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of systematic exposure assessment errors in partially ecologic case-control studies
    Jonas Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 31:154-60. 2002
    ..In contrast, systematic assessment errors may produce more pronounced errors in the group-level exposure measures, leading to bias in ecologic analyses...
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimating attributable fraction in partially ecologic case-control studies
    Jonas Bjork
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Epidemiology 13:459-66. 2002
    ..Pronounced negative bias and decreased coverage result for both AF estimators even when small fractions (3-9%) of exposed subjects are included in the group assessed as unexposed...
  5. doi request reprint In search of the best method to predict acute coronary syndrome using only the electrocardiogram from the emergency department
    Jakob L Forberg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Section for Emergency Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Electrocardiol 42:58-63. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare different methods to predict acute coronary syndrome (ACS) using only data from a single electrocardiogram (ECG) in the emergency department (ED)...
  6. pmc Association between polymorphisms in RMI1, TOP3A, and BLM and risk of cancer, a case-control study
    Karin Broberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 9:140. 2009
    ..Mutations altering BLM function are associated with highly elevated cancer susceptibility (Bloom syndrome). Thus, genetic variants of BLM and proteins that form complexes with BLM, such as TOP3A and RMI1, might affect cancer risk as well...
  7. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone deficiency predicts cardiovascular risk in young adults treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia in childhood
    Katarina Link
    Department of Endocrinology, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:5003-12. 2004
    ..We suggest that GH deficiency, induced by CRT, is a primary cause for this because strong correlations between the stimulated GH peak and several of the cardiovascular risk factors were observed...
  8. doi request reprint Validation of the Lund-Malmö, Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology (CKD-EPI) and Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) equations to estimate glomerular filtration rate in a large Swedish clinical population
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 46:212-22. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Road traffic noise and hypertension: results from a cross-sectional public health survey in southern Sweden
    Theo Bodin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health 8:38. 2009
    ..Our objective was to further explore these associations...
  10. doi request reprint Perceived green qualities were associated with neighborhood satisfaction, physical activity, and general health: results from a cross-sectional study in suburban and rural Scania, southern Sweden
    Kim de Jong
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Health Place 18:1374-80. 2012
    ..Perceived qualities within green areas, not merely quantity, are related to aspects of well-being in suburban and rural areas...
  11. doi request reprint Exploring new possibilities for case-based explanation of artificial neural network ensembles
    Michael Green
    Computational Biology and Biological Physics Group, Department of Theoretical Physics, Lund University, and Department of Emergency Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Solvegatan 14A, SE 223 62 Lund, Sweden
    Neural Netw 22:75-81. 2009
    ..001, more similar to each other than to any of the methods. The algorithms have the potential to be used as an explanatory aid when using ANN ensembles in clinical decision support systems...
  12. doi request reprint There is an association between contact allergy to aluminium and persistent subcutaneous nodules in children undergoing hyposensitization therapy
    Eva Netterlid
    Department of Clinical Sciences in Malmo, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 60:41-9. 2009
    ..Occasionally, contact allergy to aluminium has been reported in individuals with such nodules...
  13. doi request reprint Revised equations for estimating glomerular filtration rate based on the Lund-Malmö Study cohort
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 71:232-9. 2011
    ..73 m(2) by revising the Lund-Malmö (LM) equations, to elaborate on more complex forms to improve the LM and CKD-EPI equations further, and to assess benefits of adding lean body mass (LBM)...
  14. pmc Cancer incidence and mortality in Swedish sterilant workers exposed to ethylene oxide: updated cohort study findings 1972-2006
    Zoli Mikoczy
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University, and Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Skane University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:2009-19. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Prolactin insufficiency but normal thyroid hormone levels after cranial radiotherapy in long-term survivors of childhood leukaemia
    Cecilia Follin
    Department of Endocrinology, Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 79:71-8. 2013
    ..Little is known about insufficiencies of prolactin (PRL) and TSH, but also lactation failure has been reported in this population...
  16. pmc Improved estimation of glomerular filtration rate (GFR) by comparison of eGFRcystatin C and eGFRcreatinine
    Anders Grubb
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 72:73-7. 2012
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  17. pmc Long-term exposure to air pollution and hospital admissions for ischemic stroke. A register-based case-control study using modelled NO(x) as exposure proxy
    Anna Oudin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 9:301. 2009
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  18. pmc Maternal exposure to air pollution and birth outcomes
    Ebba Malmqvist
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 119:553-8. 2011
    ..The knowledge about air pollution effects on birth weight, prematurity, and small for gestational age (SGA) in low-exposure areas is insufficient...
  19. ncbi request reprint Genetic variant of the human homologous recombination-associated gene RMI1 (S455N) impacts the risk of AML/MDS and malignant melanoma
    Karin Broberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Cancer Lett 258:38-44. 2007
    ..7, 95% CI 1.1-6.0, whereas individuals <64 years showed OR=0.87, 95% CI 0.31-2.5. These results indicate a role of low-penetrance genes involved in BLM-associated homologous recombination for cancer risk...
  20. doi request reprint Estimation of short-term effects of air pollution on stroke hospital admissions in southern Sweden
    Anna Oudin
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Neuroepidemiology 34:131-42. 2010
    ..We also addressed methodological issues in evaluating the short-term effects of air pollution...
  21. pmc Measured and modeled personal and environmental NO2 exposure
    Emilie Stroh
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Popul Health Metr 10:10. 2012
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  22. doi request reprint Risk predictions for individual patients from logistic regression were visualized with bar-line charts
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Skane University Hospital, Barngatan 2, Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:335-42. 2012
    ..The interface of a computerized decision support system is crucial for its acceptance among end users. We demonstrate how combined bar-line charts can be used to visualize predictions for individual patients from logistic regression models...
  23. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk, cardiac function, physical activity, and quality of life with and without long-term growth hormone therapy in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Cecilia Follin
    Department of Endocrinology, Lund and Malmö University Hospital, Lund University, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:3726-35. 2010
    ..GH therapy may result in poorer outcome regarding cardiovascular (CV) and particularly cardiac effects than in patients with hypothalamic-pituitary disease...
  24. pmc Adult asthma and traffic exposure at residential address, workplace address, and self-reported daily time outdoor in traffic: A two-stage case-control study
    Anna Lindgren
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:716. 2010
    ..The aim was to investigate 1) if there is an association between traffic exposure and prevalence of adult asthma and asthma symptoms, and 2) if so, does this association become stronger using more complete traffic exposure information...
  25. doi request reprint A new tool for predicting the probability of chronic kidney disease from a specific value of estimated GFR
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 70:327-33. 2010
    ..To demonstrate how patients' probability of having chronic kidney disease (CKD) stage 3-5 (measured GFR <60 mL/min/1.73 m(2)) can be predicted from a specific value of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR)...
  26. pmc Ranking of genome-wide association scan signals by different measures
    Ulf Stromberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1364-73. 2009
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  27. doi request reprint Smoking as a risk factor for myelodysplastic syndromes and acute myeloid leukemia and its relation to cytogenetic findings: a case-control study
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Center for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Leuk Res 33:788-91. 2009
    ..1-2.6%), corresponding to an estimated excess risk of 71% (95% CI 3-180%) for 40 pack-years. Associations between smoking and the specific aberrations -5/5q-, -7/7q-, and +8 in AML and MDS were indicated but the estimates were imprecise...
  28. ncbi request reprint Incorporating group-level exposure information in case-control studies with missing data on dichotomous exposures
    Ulf Stromberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Epidemiology 15:494-503. 2004
    ..In such situations, the expectation-maximization method can produce biased estimates if the participation rates among the cases and controls differ substantially...
  29. pmc Efficiency of two-phase methods with focus on a planned population-based case-control study on air pollution and stroke
    Anna Oudin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health 6:34. 2007
    ..In this paper, we simulate a case-control study based on our planned study. We develop a two-phase method for this study and compare the performance of our method with the performance of other two-phase methods...
  30. pmc Likelihood of acute coronary syndrome in emergency department chest pain patients varies with time of presentation
    Ulf Ekelund
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Lund, SE 221 85, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 5:420. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to elucidate whether the likelihood of ACS among emergency department (ED) chest pain patients varies with the time of presentation...
  31. doi request reprint Telomere length and LINE1 methylation is associated with chromosomal aberrations in peripheral blood
    Huiqi Li
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 52:1-10. 2013
    ..The results suggest that shorter telomere length and higher LINE1 methylation in peripheral blood lymphocytes are predisposition factors for increased frequency of chromosomal aberrations...
  32. ncbi request reprint The utility of the growth hormone (GH) releasing hormone-arginine test for diagnosing GH deficiency in adults with childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with cranial irradiation
    Jonas Bjork
    Center for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:6048-54. 2005
    ..The insulin tolerance test (ITT) is the current standard diagnostic test for the diagnosis of adult GH deficiency (GHD), but alternative tests, such as the GHRH-arginine test, have been proposed...
  33. doi request reprint Secular trends in Swedish hip fractures 1987-2002: birth cohort and period effects
    Björn E Rosengren
    Clinical and Molecular Osteoporosis Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Epidemiology 23:623-30. 2012
    ..Recently, a leveling off in hip-fracture incidence has been reported in several settings, but the annual number is nonetheless predicted to increase due to the growing elderly population...
  34. pmc Survey context and question wording affects self reported annoyance due to road traffic noise: a comparison between two cross-sectional studies
    Theo Bodin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health 11:14. 2012
    ....
  35. pmc Cystatin C, a marker for successful aging and glomerular filtration rate, is not influenced by inflammation
    Anders Grubb
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 71:145-9. 2011
    ..The present work concerns the cystatin C levels and degree of inflammation in longitudinal studies of individual subjects without inflammation, who undergo elective surgery...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic and morphologic subgroups of myelodysplastic syndromes in relation to occupational and hobby exposures
    Maria Albin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:378-87. 2003
    ..This study investigated the association between occupational and hobby exposure and the risk of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) while focusing on differential patterns of clonal chromosome aberrations and morphologic subgroups...
  37. ncbi request reprint Best leads in the standard electrocardiogram for the emergency detection of acute coronary syndrome
    Michael Green
    Department of Theoretical Physics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Electrocardiol 40:251-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine which leads in the standard 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) are the best for detecting acute coronary syndrome (ACS) among chest pain patients in the emergency department...
  38. doi request reprint Selection of influential genetic markers among a large number of candidates based on effect estimation rather than hypothesis testing: an approach for genome-wide association studies
    Ulf Stromberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Epidemiology 19:302-8. 2008
    ..We discuss the potential of this estimation-based approach for genome-wide association studies...
  39. doi request reprint Ability of risk scores to predict a low complication risk in patients admitted for suspected acute coronary syndrome
    Martin Söderholm
    Emergency Medicine, Skåne University Hospital at Lund, Lund, Sweden
    Emerg Med J 29:644-9. 2012
    ..A study was undertaken to compare the ability of three risk prediction models to identify patients at a very low risk of complications...
  40. pmc Relationship between commuting and health outcomes in a cross-sectional population survey in southern Sweden
    Erik Hansson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:834. 2011
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Model specification and unmeasured confounders in partially ecologic analyses based on group proportions of exposed
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:184-90. 2005
    ..In this paper, PE is the proportion exposed; PE can vary across geographic areas or occupational groups...
  42. pmc Negative predictive value and potential cost savings of acute nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging in low risk patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome: a prospective single blinded study
    Jakob L Forberg
    Divisions of Emergency Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Emerg Med 9:12. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the utility and hospital economics of acute MPI in Swedish ED patients with suspected ACS...
  43. pmc Area-aggregated assessments of perceived environmental attributes may overcome single-source bias in studies of green environments and health: results from a cross-sectional survey in southern Sweden
    Kim de Jong
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health 10:4. 2011
    ..In this study we demonstrate how self-assessments of green neighborhood environments aggregated to narrow area units may serve as an appealing compromise between objective measures and individual self-assessments...
  44. ncbi request reprint Influence of polymorphic metabolic enzymes on biotransformation and effects of diphenylmethane diisocyanate
    Margareta Littorin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University Hospital, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:429-41. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Constitutional short telomeres are strong genetic susceptibility markers for bladder cancer
    Karin Broberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Carcinogenesis 26:1263-71. 2005
    ..9-150). However, no significant interaction for cancer risk could be proven for telomere length, smoking and susceptibility genotypes of metabolizing and DNA-repairing genes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Myosin heavy chain isoforms influence surface EMG parameters: a study of the trapezius muscle in cleaners with and without myalgia and in healthy teachers
    Britt Larsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Eur J Appl Physiol 87:481-8. 2002
    ..Our data could suggest that monotonous work such as professional cleaning can change the relationships between muscle structure and the frequency content of the EMG...
  47. doi request reprint Asthma incidence in children growing up close to traffic: a registry-based birth cohort
    Anna Lindgren
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Environ Health 12:91. 2013
    ..Our aim was to investigate if traffic exposure is associated with higher incidence of early onset asthma, using registry-based outcome data...
  48. doi request reprint Variability in diagnostic accuracy can be estimated using simple population weighting
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Centre for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, Barngatan 2, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:54-7. 2009
    ..g., chronic, referrals, or screening) under investigation. Simple weighted averages calculated from a single study sample may be used to assess variability in accuracy in different types of populations...
  49. doi request reprint 'Calibration' of our patch test reading technique is necessary
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Lund University, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 66:180-7. 2012
    ..The increased use of the technique makes standardization of the methodology most important. Progress in the standardization of the patch test technique has been made through guidelines...
  50. ncbi request reprint High NT-proBNP is a strong predictor of outcome in elderly heart failure patients
    Sven E Andersson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Institute of Clinical Science, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 17:13-20. 2008
    ..The results indicate that in this population, NT-proBNP level together with assessment of NYHA class gives the best prognostic information of 1-year mortality...
  51. ncbi request reprint Road traffic noise in southern Sweden and its relation to annoyance, disturbance of daily activities and health
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Center for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 32:392-401. 2006
    ..This study investigated residential noise from road traffic and its relation to annoyance, disturbance of daily activities, and general health...
  52. doi request reprint Bone loss after childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: an observational study with and without GH therapy
    Cecilia Follin
    Department of Endocrinology, Skane University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:695-703. 2011
    ..Bone mineral density (BMD) in survivors of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) seems to vary with time, type of treatments and GH status. We aimed to evaluate BMD in ALL patients with GH deficiency (GHD), with and without GH therapy...
  53. pmc A simple statistical model for prediction of acute coronary syndrome in chest pain patients in the emergency department
    Jonas Bjork
    Competence Center for Clinical Research, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:28. 2006
    ..We report here a simple statistical model for ACS prediction that could be used in routine care at a busy ED...
  54. ncbi request reprint Blood supply and oxidative metabolism in muscle biopsies of female cleaners with and without myalgia
    Britt Larsson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Clin J Pain 20:440-6. 2004
    ..This study thoroughly examines the morphology of the trapezius muscle's capillary supply and signs of disturbed oxidative metabolism to understand their role in work-related myalgia...
  55. doi request reprint Hypothalamic involvement predicts cardiovascular risk in adults with childhood onset craniopharyngioma on long-term GH therapy
    Helene Holmer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Centralsjukhuset, Kristianstad, Lund, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 161:671-9. 2009
    ..No previous study on long-term GH therapy in adults with childhood onset (CO) craniopharyngioma was identified...
  56. ncbi request reprint Unexpected sensitization routes and general frequency of contact allergies in an elderly stented Swedish population
    Cecilia Svedman
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital MAS, Malmo, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Contact Dermatitis 56:338-43. 2007
    ..pereirae and to the metals) might suddenly peak. This underlines the importance of a careful evaluation of new products and routines with regard to contact allergies in the population...