O Axelson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and ionizing radiation
    O Axelson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Neuroepidemiology 20:175-8. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Alternative for estimating the burden of lung cancer from occupational exposures--some calculations based on data from Swedish men
    Olav Axelson
    Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:58-63. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Leukemia in childhood and adolescence and exposure to ionizing radiation in homes built from uranium-containing alum shale concrete
    Olav Axelson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Epidemiology 13:146-50. 2002
  4. pmc The risk for multiple sclerosis in female nurse anaesthetists: a register based study
    A M Landtblom
    Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Division of Neurology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 63:387-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint GSTM1 and mEPHX polymorphisms in Parkinson's disease and age of onset
    A Ahmadi
    Division of Cell Biology, University Hospital, Linkoping, S 581 85, Sweden
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 269:676-80. 2000
  6. pmc Multiple sclerosis in nurse anaesthetists
    U Flodin
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 60:66-8. 2003
  7. pmc Occupations and exposures in the work environment as determinants for rheumatoid arthritis
    A Reckner Olsson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 61:233-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase M1 null genotype as a risk modifier for solvent-induced chronic toxic encephalopathy
    P Soderkvist
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 22:360-3. 1996
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Negative and non-positive epidemiological studies
    Olav Axelson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:115-21. 2004

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis and ionizing radiation
    O Axelson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Neuroepidemiology 20:175-8. 2001
    ..Our data and some other observations reported in the literature suggest a contributory role for ionizing radiation to the development of MS in some cases...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alternative for estimating the burden of lung cancer from occupational exposures--some calculations based on data from Swedish men
    Olav Axelson
    Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:58-63. 2002
    ..This study attempts to demonstrate a calculation of the occupational lung cancer burden using economically active men in Sweden as an example...
  3. ncbi request reprint Leukemia in childhood and adolescence and exposure to ionizing radiation in homes built from uranium-containing alum shale concrete
    Olav Axelson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Epidemiology 13:146-50. 2002
    ..The results suggest some risk of acute lymphocytic leukemia from indoor ionizing radiation among children and young adults...
  4. pmc The risk for multiple sclerosis in female nurse anaesthetists: a register based study
    A M Landtblom
    Department of Neuroscience and Locomotion, Division of Neurology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 63:387-9. 2006
    ..Previous studies have suggested that exposure to organic solvents, including volatile anaesthetic agents, may be a risk factor for multiple sclerosis (MS), possibly in combination with genetic and other environmental factors...
  5. ncbi request reprint GSTM1 and mEPHX polymorphisms in Parkinson's disease and age of onset
    A Ahmadi
    Division of Cell Biology, University Hospital, Linkoping, S 581 85, Sweden
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 269:676-80. 2000
    ..These detoxification pathways may represent important protective mechanisms against reactive intermediates modifying the susceptibility and onset of PD...
  6. pmc Multiple sclerosis in nurse anaesthetists
    U Flodin
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Health and Environment, Linkoping University, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 60:66-8. 2003
    ..Volatile anaesthetics are chemically related to organic solvents used in industry. Exposure to industrial solvents may increase the incidence of multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  7. pmc Occupations and exposures in the work environment as determinants for rheumatoid arthritis
    A Reckner Olsson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 61:233-8. 2004
    ..Several occupational categories have been associated with rheumatoid arthritis (RA); this study was conducted to further evaluate these associations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Glutathione S-transferase M1 null genotype as a risk modifier for solvent-induced chronic toxic encephalopathy
    P Soderkvist
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 22:360-3. 1996
    ..In this study the problem of whether there could be any association between the glutathione S-transferase M1 (GSTM1) null genotype and the risk for CTE, with regard to solvent exposure, was investigated...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Negative and non-positive epidemiological studies
    Olav Axelson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 17:115-21. 2004
    ..Small scale non-positive studies should be made available for meta-analyses and when considering studies that do not convincingly show a risk; those who are exposed should be given the "benefit of the doubt"...
  11. pmc Increase of regional total cancer incidence in north Sweden due to the Chernobyl accident?
    Martin Tondel
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:1011-6. 2004
    ..Is there any epidemiologically visible influence on the cancer incidence after the Chernobyl fallout in Sweden?..
  12. ncbi request reprint Residential radon exposure, diet and lung cancer: a case-control study in a Mediterranean region
    Francesco Bochicchio
    Unit of Radioactivity and Its Health Effects, Department of Technology and Health, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Int J Cancer 114:983-91. 2005
    ..Subjects with presumably lower uncertainty in the exposure assessment showed a higher risk. Dietary antioxidants may act as an effect modifier...
  13. ncbi request reprint On the use of different measures of exposure-experiences from a case-control study on testicular cancer and PVC exposure
    Håkan B T Westberg
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Orebro University Hospital, SE 701 85 Orebro, Sweden
    J Occup Environ Hyg 2:351-6. 2005
    ..The findings stress the importance of using several exposure measures as dose surrogates when the underlying toxic mechanisms are unknown and when there are indications of an overall effect...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular mortality among Swedish pulp and paper mill workers
    Bodil Persson
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 50:221-6. 2007
    ..The present cohort focuses on cardiovascular mortality in relation to various exposures in this industry...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in a Swedish rubber tire manufacturing plant
    Gun Wingren
    Divison of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 50:901-9. 2007
    ..A classification of 12 work categories was used to evaluate the cancer incidence and mortality among a cohort of Swedish rubber tire workers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Using environmental concentrations of cadmium and lead to assess human exposure and dose
    Lennart Hellström
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, County Council of Kalmar, Garvaregatan 9 11, SE 57232 Oskarshamn, Sweden
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:416-23. 2004
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of this, we investigated to what extent cadmium and lead concentrations in soil and moss could be used as potential determinants for cadmium and lead exposure for a population living near a battery plant...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer and exposure to pesticides in agricultural settings
    Laura Settimi
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Int J Cancer 104:458-61. 2003
    ..5, 95% CI = 1.4-4.2), more specifically to the often contemporary used compounds DDT (OR = 2.1, 95% CI = 1.2-3.8), and dicofol (OR = 2.8, 95% CI = 1.5-5.0), whose effects could not be well separated...