Kristina Cardell

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nosocomial hepatitis C in a thoracic surgery unit; retrospective findings generating a prospective study
    K Cardell
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Hosp Infect 68:322-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Excellent response rate to a double dose of the combined hepatitis A and B vaccine in previous nonresponders to hepatitis B vaccine
    Kristina Cardell
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Infect Dis 198:299-304. 2008
  3. doi request reprint High prevalence of autoantibodies to C-reactive protein in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection: association with liver fibrosis and portal inflammation
    Christopher Sjöwall
    Rheumatology AIR, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Hum Immunol 73:382-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Nosocomial hepatitis C in a thoracic surgery unit; retrospective findings generating a prospective study
    K Cardell
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Hosp Infect 68:322-8. 2008
    ..Despite the retrospectively identified cases, nosocomial hepatitis C is rare in our thoracic unit. The study points out the risk of transmission of hepatitis C from infected personnel and reiterates the need for universal precautions...
  2. doi request reprint Excellent response rate to a double dose of the combined hepatitis A and B vaccine in previous nonresponders to hepatitis B vaccine
    Kristina Cardell
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Infect Dis 198:299-304. 2008
    ..However, 5%-10% of individuals fail to develop protective levels (>or=10 mIU/mL) of antibodies to hepatitis B surface antigen (anti-HBs) and are considered to be nonresponders...
  3. doi request reprint High prevalence of autoantibodies to C-reactive protein in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection: association with liver fibrosis and portal inflammation
    Christopher Sjöwall
    Rheumatology AIR, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Hum Immunol 73:382-8. 2012
    ..We conclude that anti-CRP antibodies are frequently observed in chronic HCV infection and could be a useful marker of advanced fibrosis and portal inflammation...