Lena Nilsson

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Is detection of adverse events affected by record review methodology? an evaluation of the "Harvard Medical Practice Study" method and the "Global Trigger Tool"
    Maria Unbeck
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital, Division of Orthopaedics, Stockholm, Sweden
    Patient Saf Surg 7:10. 2013
  2. pmc Retrospective record review in proactive patient safety work - identification of no-harm incidents
    Kristina Schildmeijer
    School of Health and Caring Sciences, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Linnaeus University, Kalmar, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:282. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Adverse events are common on the intensive care unit: results from a structured record review
    L Nilsson
    Division of Drug Research, Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 56:959-65. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for postoperative complications after fast-track abdominal hysterectomy
    Lena Nilsson
    Division of Drug Research, Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:113-20. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Respiratory variations in the photoplethysmographic waveform: acute hypovolaemia during spontaneous breathing is not detected
    Lena Nilsson
    Division of Drug Research, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Physiol Meas 31:953-62. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Implementing a pre-operative checklist to increase patient safety: a 1-year follow-up of personnel attitudes
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 54:176-82. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Combined photoplethysmographic monitoring of respiration rate and pulse: a comparison between different measurement sites in spontaneously breathing subjects
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 51:1250-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Age and gender do not influence the ability to detect respiration by photoplethysmography
    Lena Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, S 581 85, Sweden
    J Clin Monit Comput 20:431-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Respiration can be monitored by photoplethysmography with high sensitivity and specificity regardless of anaesthesia and ventilatory mode
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:1157-62. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Macrocirculation is not the sole determinant of respiratory induced variations in the reflection mode photoplethysmographic signal
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Physiol Meas 24:925-37. 2003

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  1. pmc Is detection of adverse events affected by record review methodology? an evaluation of the "Harvard Medical Practice Study" method and the "Global Trigger Tool"
    Maria Unbeck
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital, Division of Orthopaedics, Stockholm, Sweden
    Patient Saf Surg 7:10. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Retrospective record review in proactive patient safety work - identification of no-harm incidents
    Kristina Schildmeijer
    School of Health and Caring Sciences, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Linnaeus University, Kalmar, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:282. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate retrospective record review for the detection and characterization of no-harm incidents, and compare findings with conventional incident-reporting systems...
  3. doi request reprint Adverse events are common on the intensive care unit: results from a structured record review
    L Nilsson
    Division of Drug Research, Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 56:959-65. 2012
    ..Patients on the intensive care unit (ICU) are at special risk for AEs. Our aim was to identify the incidence and characteristics of AEs in patients who died on the ICU during a 2-year period...
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for postoperative complications after fast-track abdominal hysterectomy
    Lena Nilsson
    Division of Drug Research, Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 52:113-20. 2012
    ..Fast-track regimen has been shown to reduce postoperative complications in gastrointestinal surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Respiratory variations in the photoplethysmographic waveform: acute hypovolaemia during spontaneous breathing is not detected
    Lena Nilsson
    Division of Drug Research, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Physiol Meas 31:953-62. 2010
    ..0 (0.0) to 1.31 (2.24) AU. PPG baseline respiratory variations cannot be used for detecting hypovolaemia in spontaneously breathing subjects...
  6. doi request reprint Implementing a pre-operative checklist to increase patient safety: a 1-year follow-up of personnel attitudes
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 54:176-82. 2010
    ..We assessed personnel attitudes to a pre-operative checklist ('time out') immediately before start of the operative procedure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Combined photoplethysmographic monitoring of respiration rate and pulse: a comparison between different measurement sites in spontaneously breathing subjects
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 51:1250-7. 2007
    ..Our aim was to investigate PPG signals recorded from different skin sites in order to find suitable locations for parallel monitoring of variations synchronous with heartbeat and breathing...
  8. ncbi request reprint Age and gender do not influence the ability to detect respiration by photoplethysmography
    Lena Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, S 581 85, Sweden
    J Clin Monit Comput 20:431-6. 2006
    ..Studies addressing possible differences in PPGr signal characteristics depending on gender or age are lacking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Respiration can be monitored by photoplethysmography with high sensitivity and specificity regardless of anaesthesia and ventilatory mode
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:1157-62. 2005
    ..Assessment of the clinical usefulness as well as of the physiological background of PPGr is required. We evaluated if anaesthesia and positive-pressure ventilation would affect PPGr...
  10. ncbi request reprint Macrocirculation is not the sole determinant of respiratory induced variations in the reflection mode photoplethysmographic signal
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Physiol Meas 24:925-37. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Respiratory variations in the reflection mode photoplethysmographic signal. Relationships to peripheral venous pressure
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Med Biol Eng Comput 41:249-54. 2003
    ..Although respiratory-induced variations in PVP and PPG showed a close correlation in amplitude variation, a causal relationship between the signals could not be demonstrated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Monitoring of respiratory rate in postoperative care using a new photoplethysmographic technique
    L Nilsson
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Clin Monit Comput 16:309-15. 2000
    ..We undertook this study to evaluate PPG for monitoring patients' respiratory rate in the postoperative care unit, using a new prototype device. We compared it with the established technique, transthoracic impedance (TTI)...
  13. pmc The impact of quality of sleep on recovery from fast-track abdominal hysterectomy
    Preben Kjølhede
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, County Council of Ostergotland, Sweden
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:395-402. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of mode of anesthesia on perceived quality of sleep and to analyze the perceived quality of sleep in affecting recovery from surgery...
  14. doi request reprint Mode of anesthesia and postoperative symptoms following abdominal hysterectomy in a fast-track setting
    Ninnie Borendal Wodlin
    Division of Women and Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:369-79. 2011
    ..To determine whether postoperative symptoms differ between women who undergo abdominal benign hysterectomy in a fast-track model under general anesthesia or spinal anesthesia with intrathecal morphine...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic prescription practices, consumption and bacterial resistance in a cross section of Swedish intensive care units
    S M Walther
    Departments of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Clinical Microbiology and Hygiene and the Pharmacy at Universitetssjukhuset, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 46:1075-81. 2002
    ..The purpose of this work was to study usage of antibiotics, its possible determinants, and patterns of bacterial resistance in Swedish intensive care units (ICUs)...
  16. ncbi request reprint APC-resistance is a risk factor for postoperative thromboembolism in elective replacement of the hip or knee--a prospective study
    T L Lindahl
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 81:18-21. 1999
    ..We conclude that APC-resistance is a frequent risk factor for symptomatic postoperative deep venous thrombosis with an estimated relative risk of 5.0 (95% confidence interval: from 1.9 to 12.9) in elective replacement of the hip or knee...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of mode of anaesthesia on postoperative recovery from fast-track abdominal hysterectomy: a randomised clinical trial
    N Borendal Wodlin
    Division of Women and Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping, Sweden
    BJOG 118:299-308. 2011
    ..to determine whether the duration of hospital stay after abdominal hysterectomy in a fast-track setting differed between women operated under general anaesthesia or in spinal anaesthesia with intrathecal morphine...
  18. doi request reprint The development of fast-track principles in gynecological surgery
    Ninnie Borendal Wodlin
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linköping and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, County Council of Ostergotland, Linköping Division of Drug Research, Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linköping University and Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, County Council of Ostergotland, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:17-27. 2013
    ..Widespread education is needed to improve the rate of implementation of fast-track. Close involvement of the entire surgical team is imperative to ensure a structured perioperative care aiming for enhanced postoperative recovery...
  19. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of general anesthesia vs spinal anesthesia in fast-track abdominal benign hysterectomy
    Ninnie Borendal Wodlin
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 205:326.e1-7. 2011
    ..Costs were evaluated in relation to health-related quality of life...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diminished circadian variation in heart rate variability before surgery in patients developing postoperative atrial fibrillation
    L Jideus
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand Cardiovasc J 35:238-44. 2001
    ..To evaluate the role of the autonomic nervous system for the development of atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass surgery...
  21. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life and postoperative recovery in fast-track hysterectomy
    Ninnie Borendal Wodlin
    Division of Women and Child Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 90:362-8. 2011
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint High body mass index, asthma and allergy in Swedish schoolchildren participating in the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood: Phase II
    X M Mai
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Division of Paediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 92:1144-8. 2003
    ..To assess the relationship between high body mass index (BMI) and asthma and atopic manifestations in 12-y-old children...
  23. pmc Combinations of common chronic paediatric diseases deviate the immune response in diverging directions
    L Nilsson
    Division of Paediatrics, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Clin Exp Immunol 146:433-42. 2006
    ..The combination of two Th1-deviated diseases is associated with a suppressed immune response, whereas a combination of Th1- and Th2-dominated diseases appears to increase the general immune response...
  24. ncbi request reprint Thoracic epidural anesthesia does not influence the occurrence of postoperative sustained atrial fibrillation
    L Jideus
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:65-71. 2001
    ..To evaluate whether thoracic epidural anesthesia (TEA) can reduce the incidence of atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Using mobile telephones: cognitive workload and attention resource allocation
    Christopher J D Patten
    Stockholm University, S 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Accid Anal Prev 36:341-50. 2004
    ..The more difficult and complex the conversation, the greater the possible negative effect on driver distraction...