Karolinska University Hospital

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Organization: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Top Publications

  1. doi Experimental extracorporeal membrane oxygenation reduces central venous pressure: an adjunct to control of venous hemorrhage?
    Magnus Larsson
    Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Perfusion 25:217-23. 2010
  2. doi Influence of spontaneous pursed lips breathing on walking endurance and oxygen saturation in patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    G Faager
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Physiotherapy, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Rehabil 22:675-83. 2008
  3. doi Children with high and intermediate imperforate anus: remembering and talking about medical treatment carried out early in life
    Maria Ojmyr-Joelsson
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:1009-15. 2008
  4. doi Disclosure of incurable illness to spouses: do they want to know? A Swedish population-based follow-up study
    Hanna Dahlstrand
    Radiumhemmet, Department of Oncology, Karolinska University Hospital, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 26:3372-9. 2008
  5. doi The pharyngoesophageal segment in laryngectomees--videoradiographic, acoustic, and voice quality perceptual data
    Elisabet Lundström
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 33:115-25. 2008
  6. doi Brain imaging with a flat detector C-arm : Technique and clinical interest of XperCT
    M Soderman
    Department of Neuroradiology, Karolinska Hospital, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuroradiology 50:863-8. 2008
  7. doi Subthalamic stimulation for essential tremor. Short- and long-term results and critical target area
    Göran Lind
    Department of Neurosurgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 86:253-8. 2008
  8. doi Mesenchymal stem cells exert differential effects on alloantigen and virus-specific T-cell responses
    Helen Karlsson
    Molecular Immunology Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Blood 112:532-41. 2008
  9. ncbi [Long-lasting pain in childhood and adolescence can and should be treated. The problem is common and leads to great suffering]
    Gösta Alfvén
    Lakartidningen 105:720-2. 2008
  10. ncbi Caregiver strain in Parkinson's disease and the impact of disease duration
    J Lokk
    Institution of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences Society Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 44:39-45. 2008

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  1. doi Experimental extracorporeal membrane oxygenation reduces central venous pressure: an adjunct to control of venous hemorrhage?
    Magnus Larsson
    Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Perfusion 25:217-23. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that venoarterial ECMO could reduce the central venous pressure in the trauma scenario, thus, alleviating major venous hemorrhage...
  2. doi Influence of spontaneous pursed lips breathing on walking endurance and oxygen saturation in patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    G Faager
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Physiotherapy, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Rehabil 22:675-83. 2008
    ..To evaluate how spontaneously used pursed lips breathing influences walking endurance, oxygen saturation and dyspnoea in patients with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  3. doi Children with high and intermediate imperforate anus: remembering and talking about medical treatment carried out early in life
    Maria Ojmyr-Joelsson
    Pediatric Surgery Unit, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:1009-15. 2008
    ..Parent-child discussions about the child's experiences of medical treatment did not seem to be harmful or in any other way detrimental to the child, instead such discussions seemed to facilitate the child's psychosocial functioning...
  4. doi Disclosure of incurable illness to spouses: do they want to know? A Swedish population-based follow-up study
    Hanna Dahlstrand
    Radiumhemmet, Department of Oncology, Karolinska University Hospital, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 26:3372-9. 2008
    ..We wanted to determine whether male spouses of cancer patients who died from their disease had received information that the illness was incurable and to determine their preferences of disclosure. Participants and..
  5. doi The pharyngoesophageal segment in laryngectomees--videoradiographic, acoustic, and voice quality perceptual data
    Elisabet Lundström
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 33:115-25. 2008
    ..The conclusion of this study was that there were no specified differences in the PE segment between TE speakers and E speakers, but that there were large individual differences within each speaker group...
  6. doi Brain imaging with a flat detector C-arm : Technique and clinical interest of XperCT
    M Soderman
    Department of Neuroradiology, Karolinska Hospital, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuroradiology 50:863-8. 2008
    ..We present the first clinical results from brain tissue imaging with a novel functionality in the angiography room, the XperCT...
  7. doi Subthalamic stimulation for essential tremor. Short- and long-term results and critical target area
    Göran Lind
    Department of Neurosurgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 86:253-8. 2008
    ..In order to explore the usefulness and long-term result of subthalamic nucleus (STN) stimulation for the treatment of essential tremor (ET), we evaluated 3 groups of patients undergoing deep brain stimulation (DBS) for ET...
  8. doi Mesenchymal stem cells exert differential effects on alloantigen and virus-specific T-cell responses
    Helen Karlsson
    Molecular Immunology Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Blood 112:532-41. 2008
    ..These data have major implications for immunotherapy of GVHD with MSCs and suggest that the effector functions of virus-specific T cells may be retained after MSC infusion...
  9. ncbi [Long-lasting pain in childhood and adolescence can and should be treated. The problem is common and leads to great suffering]
    Gösta Alfvén
    Lakartidningen 105:720-2. 2008
  10. ncbi Caregiver strain in Parkinson's disease and the impact of disease duration
    J Lokk
    Institution of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences Society Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 44:39-45. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate CG strain of PD patients with regarding different psychosocial domains and the influence of PD/CG duration of PD...
  11. doi Genetic profile of ischemic cerebrovascular disease and carotid stenosis
    K Kostulas
    Department of Neurology, Neuro Angiological Research Center, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 118:146-52. 2008
    ..Here we report the distribution of 100 polymorphisms in 47 suspected susceptibility genes for ICVD and its risk factors...
  12. doi Indolent lung cancers--time for a paradigm shift: a review
    Gunnar Hillerdal
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Allergy, Karolinska University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Thorac Oncol 3:208-11. 2008
    ..e., whether it is indolent or actually threatens the patient's life, we will be able to give better advice...
  13. doi Neonatal hip instability: a prospective comparison of clinical examination and anterior dynamic ultrasound
    T Finnbogason
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Radiol 49:212-9. 2008
    ..Ultrasound is increasingly being used to complement the clinical examination in assessing neonatal hip instability. The clinical examination, although highly sensitive in detecting hip instability, can lead to considerable overtreatment...
  14. doi Depressive illness in Parkinson's disease--indication of a more advanced and widespread neurodegenerative process?
    S E Palhagen
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Neurology Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 117:295-304. 2008
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  15. doi Catheter-guided open ligation of a pulmonary artery to left atrium connection
    Torbjorn Ivert
    Karolinska University Hospital, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Anesthesiology, Stockholm, Sweden
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:303-5. 2008
    ..A novel technique was to use an angiographic catheter inserted through the wide shunt into the left atrium before the operation to securely identify it at the surgical dissection...
  16. doi Insulin sensitivity, VO2max and body composition in severely obese Swedish children and adolescents
    Gunilla Morinder
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Physiotherapy, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 98:132-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to identify relationships between insulin sensitivity (SI), cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition in severely obese Swedish children and adolescents...
  17. doi Risk factors for malnutrition after oesophageal and cardia cancer surgery
    L Martin
    Unit of Oesophageal and Gastric Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Surg 95:1362-8. 2008
    ..Oesophageal cancer surgery is often followed by malnutrition, but the factors causing weight loss are unknown. The aim of this population-based study was to identify such risk factors...
  18. doi Different types of dizziness in patients with peripheral vestibular diseases--their prevalence and relation to migraine
    Tatjana Tomanovic
    Department of Hearing and Balance Disorders, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 130:1024-30. 2010
    ..The sensation of static tilt was closely connected to migraine and Meniere's disease (MD)...
  19. doi GVHD prophylaxis using low-dose cyclosporine improves survival in leukaemic recipients of HLA-identical sibling transplants
    Richard Olsson
    Centre for Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur J Haematol 84:323-31. 2010
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  20. doi A longitudinal study of hearing decline in women with Turner syndrome
    Christina Hederstierna
    Division of Otorhinolaryngology and Hearing, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 129:1434-41. 2009
    ..The hearing decline seems to consist of two patterns: a mid-frequency dip, likely of a genetic origin, and a high-frequency loss resembling age-related hearing impairment -- possibly influenced by estrogen deficiency...
  21. doi Feasibility of T-cell-based adoptive immunotherapy in the first 12 patients with advanced urothelial urinary bladder cancer. Preliminary data on a new immunologic treatment based on the sentinel node concept
    Amir Sherif
    Department of Urology, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Urol 58:105-11. 2010
    ..Metinel nodes (MNs) drain secondarily from metastatic tumors and also possess tumor-reactive lymphocytes, which might be a source for adoptive T-cell immunotherapy...
  22. doi Pregnant women are satisfied with the information they receive about prenatal diagnosis, but are their decisions well informed?
    Kjerstin Ferm Widlund
    Department of Pathology and Genetics, Division of Genetics, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:1128-32. 2009
    ....
  23. doi Accuracy in documentation - a study of peripheral venous catheters
    Margary Ahlqvist
    Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Division of Surgery, Karolinska Institutet at Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm SE 14186, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:1945-52. 2009
    ..The aim was to explore the extent of postinsertion documentation of peripheral venous catheters (PVCs) in patients' medical records, including the descriptions used to explain the PVC insertion site and determinants of PVC documentation...
  24. pmc Repeat infection with Chlamydia trachomatis: a prospective cohort study from an STI-clinic in Stockholm
    Karin Edgardh
    Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sesam City, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 9:198. 2009
    ..The concern of the study is whether a Chlamydia infection at inclusion indicates an increased risk for Chlamydia at follow-up after 6-8 months, gender-specific risk factors for and clinical presentation of repeat infections...
  25. doi Clinical aspects of fertility preservation in female patients
    Kenny A Rodriguez Macias Wallberg
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fertility Unit, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:254-60. 2009
    ..It is often possible to save ovarian tissue even though the first chemotherapy courses have been undergone, but many more follicles can be stored before cancer treatment...
  26. doi Gonadal hormones in men with rheumatoid arthritis--from onset through 2 years
    Birgitta Tengstrand
    Department of Rheumatology, Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of ClinicalChemistry, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Rheumatol 36:887-92. 2009
    ..To evaluate changes over a 2-year course in the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis in men with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) from start of treatment with disease modifying antirheumatic drugs...
  27. doi Pediatric emergency and critical care in low-income countries
    Tim Baker
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institute, Section for Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Paediatr Anaesth 19:23-7. 2009
    ..Integration with obstetrics, adult medicine and surgery in a combined emergency and critical care service would concentrate resources and expertise...
  28. doi Improved patient survival for acute myeloid leukemia: a population-based study of 9729 patients diagnosed in Sweden between 1973 and 2005
    Asa Rangert Derolf
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Blood 113:3666-72. 2009
    ..However, the majority of AML patients die of their disease and age remains an important predictor of prognosis. New effective agents with a more favorable toxicity profile are needed to improve survival, particularly in the elderly...
  29. doi Hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance, early cardiovascular risk factors in children with chronic kidney disease
    Ylva Tranaeus Lindblad
    Division of Pediatrics, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Blood Purif 26:518-25. 2008
    ..We hypothesize that insulin abnormalities are present also in pediatric mild to moderate CKD, and associated with inflammation and malnutrition...
  30. doi Voxel-based correlation between coregistered single-photon emission computed tomography and dynamic susceptibility contrast magnetic resonance imaging in subjects with suspected Alzheimer disease
    L Cavallin
    Division of Radiology, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Radiol 49:1154-61. 2008
    ..Neuroimaging techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) could be valuable in the differential diagnosis of Alzheimer disease, as well as in assessing prognosis...
  31. pmc Molecular epidemiology of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among Escherichia coli isolates collected in a Swedish hospital and its associated health care facilities from 2001 to 2006
    Hong Fang
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, F68, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 46:707-12. 2008
    ..The study also indicated that both clonal spread of epidemic strains and transfer of transposable genetic elements might contribute to the proliferation of ESBLs...
  32. ncbi Infliximab dosage and infusion frequency in clinical practice: experiences in the Stockholm biologics registry STURE
    R F van Vollenhoven
    Department of Rheumatology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 36:418-23. 2007
    ..To characterize dosages and frequencies of infliximab in a publicly financed health-care system without administrative restrictions on the use of biologics...
  33. ncbi [Citalopram is not safe from the cardiac point of view--SSRI preparations can cause prolonged QTc time]
    Ingegerd Odar-Cederlof
    Avdelningen för klinisk farmakologi, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset, Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 103:1112-4. 2006
  34. ncbi Paradoxical results in urine drug testing for 6-acetylmorphine and total opiates: implications for best analytical strategy
    Olof Beck
    Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Anal Toxicol 30:73-9. 2006
    ..It is concluded that 6-AM is a valuable target analyte in the screening of drugs of abuse in urine and may be used in combination with opiate screening in clinical testing...
  35. pmc No signs of immunoactivation in the cerebrospinal fluid during treatment with infliximab
    M Andersson
    Neuroimmunology Unit, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1237-40. 2006
    ..Induction of systemic IFNgamma production may still be relevant in neuroinflammation associated with treatment with anti-TNFalpha...
  36. ncbi Longitudinal isovolumic displacement of the left ventricular myocardium assessed by tissue velocity echocardiography in healthy individuals
    Britta Lind
    Department of Clinical Physiology, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:255-65. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi The effects of experimental venous carbon dioxide embolization on hemodynamic and respiratory variables
    U Jersenius
    Section of Surgery, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:156-62. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the cardiopulmonary effects in a pig model during a time period of 4 h after an experimental CO2 embolization...
  38. ncbi Treatment with combined oral contraceptives induces a rise in serum C-reactive protein in the absence of a general inflammatory response
    M van Rooijen
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Thromb Haemost 4:77-82. 2006
    ..C-reactive protein (CRP) is the strongest independent predictor of myocardial infarction and stroke in women. Recent studies have indicated that CRP levels are raised during use of combined oral contraceptives (COCs)...
  39. ncbi Outcome after the introduction of a multimodality treatment program for locally advanced rectal cancer
    G Palmer
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institute, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:727-34. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi [Basal cell cancer should primarily be treated surgically. There are a lot of alternative therapeutic methods but few comparative studies]
    Bernt Lindelof
    Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Solna
    Lakartidningen 102:1650-1. 2005
  41. pmc Back extensor muscle fatigue in patients with lumbar disc herniation. Pre-operative and post-operative analysis of electromyography, endurance time and subjective factors
    Asa Dedering
    Department of Physical Therapy, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Spine J 15:559-69. 2006
    ..There is an association between muscle fatigue and endurance with activity limitations, participation restrictions, self-efficacy and health in patients undergoing surgery for lumbar disc herniation...
  42. ncbi A randomized prospective study of valvulotome efficacy in in situ reconstructions
    J Malmstedt
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 30:52-6. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy of valvulotomes during in situ bypass surgery...
  43. ncbi Menopausal hormone therapy after breast cancer: the Stockholm randomized trial
    Eva von Schoultz
    Department of Oncology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:533-5. 2005
    ..Doses of estrogen and progestogen and treatment regimens for menopausal hormone therapy may be associated with the recurrence of breast cancer...
  44. ncbi The new definition of myocardial infarction--can we use it?
    Stefan Agewall
    Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Cardiol 28:77-80. 2005
    ..A joint committee of the European Society of Cardiology and the American College of Cardiology (ESC/ACC) recently redefined myocardial infarction...
  45. ncbi [Fetal neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia--underdiagnosed complication. A joint management strategy is missing]
    Eleonor Tiblad
    Kvinnokliniken, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 102:130-2. 2005
  46. ncbi Regional differences in nitric oxide-mediated vasorelaxation in porcine pulmonary arteries
    D Rimeika
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:947-53. 2006
    ..In addition, possible differences in vascular responses to nitroprusside or secondary to acetylcholine- or bradykinin-stimulated NO production were studied in dorsal and ventral pulmonary arteries...
  47. ncbi Clinical aspects of parvovirus B19 infection
    K Broliden
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Unit of Infectious Diseases, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 260:285-304. 2006
    ..Recent advances in diagnosis and pathogenesis, new insights in the cellular immune response and newly discovered genotypes of human parvoviruses form a platform for the development of modern therapeutic and prophylactic alternatives...
  48. pmc Intravenous pamidronate treatment of infants with severe osteogenesis imperfecta
    Eva Aström
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Dis Child 92:332-8. 2007
    ..Children with the severe forms of osteogenesis imperfecta have in several studies been treated with intravenous pamidronate, but there are only few reports of the effect of early treatment...
  49. ncbi Allogeneic stem cell transplantation: low immunoglobulin levels associated with decreased survival
    A C Norlin
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Bone Marrow Transplant 41:267-73. 2008
    ..04) and an increased incidence of transplant-related mortality (27 vs 9%, P<0.01). IgG levels generally increase after SCT. Persistent low levels of IgG are a risk factor for death after SCT...
  50. ncbi Randomized withdrawal of long-term prednisolone treatment in rheumatoid arthritis: effects on inflammation and bone mineral density
    B Tengstrand
    Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 36:351-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate how long-term GC treatment in RA affects inflammation as well as bone density, and also to investigate the feasibility of withdrawal of GC...
  51. ncbi Surgery for ventricular tachycardia in patients undergoing surgical ventricular restoration: the Karolinska approach
    Ulrik Sartipy
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Anesthesiology, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 19:171-8. 2007
    ..8%. A practical guide to the pre- and postoperative management of these patients is provided...
  52. ncbi Inflammatory muscle disease: clinical presentation and assessment of patients
    Helene Alexanderson
    Department of Physical Therapy, Rheumatology Unit D2 07, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna SE 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 9:273-9. 2007
    ....
  53. ncbi [Percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with multiple diseases is not evidence-based. Risk of increasing long-term mortality because of indication sliding]
    Staffan Bjessmo
    Lakartidningen 104:1780-2. 2007
  54. ncbi Promising long-term health-related quality of life after high-dose-rate brachytherapy boost for localized prostate cancer
    Thomas Wahlgren
    Department of Oncology Pathology, Karolinska University Hospital and Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:662-70. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi The importance of impaired physical health and age in normal cognitive aging
    Ingvar Bergman
    Neurotec Department, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 48:115-25. 2007
    ..Because the prevalent diseases in normal aging are potentially preventable, the present findings promise good prospect for prevention of future cognitive disability among elderly people...
  56. ncbi Perinatal infection with Group B streptococci
    Karin Pettersson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 12:193-7. 2007
    ..In many European countries, a risk-based strategy is recommended. Vaccination may, in the future, be an alternative in preventing GBS infection in newborns...
  57. ncbi Phase II study of three dose levels of continuous erythropoietin receptor activator (C.E.R.A.) in anaemic patients with aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma receiving combination chemotherapy
    Anders Osterborg
    Departments of Oncology and Haematology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Haematol 136:736-44. 2007
    ..C.E.R.A. was generally well tolerated in all three groups. C.E.R.A. appeared to have dose-dependent clinical activity in most anaemic patients with aggressive NHL who were receiving chemotherapy...
  58. ncbi Coagulation abnormalities associated with severe isolated traumatic brain injury: cerebral arterio-venous differences in coagulation and inflammatory markers
    Michael Nekludov
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Karolinska University Hospital and Institutet, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Neurotrauma 24:174-80. 2007
    ..IL-6 and activation of the complement system (C5b-9) co-vary with hemostatic parameters in TBI patients...
  59. ncbi Colon cancer management and outcome in relation to individual hospitals in a defined population
    A Sjövall
    Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Surg 94:491-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the management and treatment of colon cancer in the region and to try to identify ways to improve the outcome further...
  60. ncbi Different concentrations of I-123 MIBG and In-111 pentetreotide in the two main liver lobes in children: persisting regional functional differences after birth?
    Hans Jacobsson
    Department of Radiology, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Nucl Med 32:24-8. 2007
    ..This phenomenon was studied in retrospect from clinical examinations...
  61. ncbi Serum C-reactive protein response to percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with unstable or stable angina pectoris is associated with the risk of clinical restenosis
    Nawsad Saleh
    Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 195:374-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the role of C-reactive protein response to PCI in the risk of clinical restenosis or new coronary stenosis, considering PCI as a model to stimulate inflammation...
  62. ncbi Somatostatin receptor scintigraphy with 99mTc-Depreotide (NeoSpect) in discriminating between malignant and benign lesions in the diagnosis of lung cancer: a pilot study
    M Baath
    Division of Radiology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Radiol 45:833-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic value of a new somatostatin analog, 99mTc-Depreotide, in differentiating benign from malignant lesions in patients with pulmonary nodules or masses...