Lars Age Johansson

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Affiliation: National Board of Health and Welfare
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Methodology of studies evaluating death certificate accuracy were flawed
    Lars Age Johansson
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, SE 106 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:125-31. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Unexplained differences between hospital and mortality data indicated mistakes in death certification: an investigation of 1,094 deaths in Sweden during 1995
    Lars Age Johansson
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1202-9. 2009
  3. pmc Comparing hospital discharge records with death certificates: can the differences be explained?
    Lars Age Johansson
    Statistics Sweden, Johan Enbergs v 48A, 6tr, SE 171 61 Solna, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:301-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint False-negative cases of breast cancer deaths in mammography screening evaluations
    Boo Svartbo
    Breast J 9:142-3. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Statistics on narcotics-related mortality are difficult to interpret]
    Anna Fugelstad
    Magnus Huss klinik, Karolinska sjukhuset, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:738-40. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint An international comparison study indicated physicians' habits in reporting diabetes in part I of death certificate affected reported national diabetes mortality
    Tsung Hsueh Lu
    Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1150-7. 2005
  7. pmc Counting the dead and what they died of
    Lars Age Johansson
    Bull World Health Organ 84:254. 2006

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Methodology of studies evaluating death certificate accuracy were flawed
    Lars Age Johansson
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, SE 106 30 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:125-31. 2006
    ..Statistics on causes of death are important for epidemiologic research. Studies that evaluate the source data often give conflicting results, which raise questions about comparability and validity of methods...
  2. doi request reprint Unexplained differences between hospital and mortality data indicated mistakes in death certification: an investigation of 1,094 deaths in Sweden during 1995
    Lars Age Johansson
    Centre for Epidemiology, Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1202-9. 2009
    ..Mortality statistics are important for epidemiological research. We examine if discrepancies between death certificate (DC) and hospital discharge condition (HDC) indicate certification errors...
  3. pmc Comparing hospital discharge records with death certificates: can the differences be explained?
    Lars Age Johansson
    Statistics Sweden, Johan Enbergs v 48A, 6tr, SE 171 61 Solna, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:301-8. 2002
    ..The authors also discuss the implications of unexplained differences for mortality data quality...
  4. ncbi request reprint False-negative cases of breast cancer deaths in mammography screening evaluations
    Boo Svartbo
    Breast J 9:142-3. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Statistics on narcotics-related mortality are difficult to interpret]
    Anna Fugelstad
    Magnus Huss klinik, Karolinska sjukhuset, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 100:738-40. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint An international comparison study indicated physicians' habits in reporting diabetes in part I of death certificate affected reported national diabetes mortality
    Tsung Hsueh Lu
    Institute of Public Health, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1150-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to contrast differences in diabetes mortality through a comparison of physicians' habits in reporting diabetes in part I of death certification among Taiwan, Australia, and Sweden...
  7. pmc Counting the dead and what they died of
    Lars Age Johansson
    Bull World Health Organ 84:254. 2006