Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
- The Nordic health registers - an important source when evaluating the safety of antidepressants during pregnancyHelle Kieler
Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Clin Epidemiol 2:205-7. 2010..As each of the Nordic countries is small, collaborative studies including information from all the Nordic countries are warranted to fully understand risks associated with exposure to antidepressants in fetal life...
- Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during pregnancy and risk of persistent pulmonary hypertension in the newborn: population based cohort study from the five Nordic countriesHelle Kieler
Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, T2, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
BMJ 344:d8012. 2012..To assess whether maternal use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) increases the risk of persistent pulmonary hypertension in the newborn, and whether such an effect might differ between specific SSRIs...
- Epidemiological studies on adverse effects of prenatal ultrasound--which are the challenges?H Kieler
Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 281, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
Prog Biophys Mol Biol 93:301-8. 2007..In this review, some of the challenges that have to be met are discussed based on experiences from a randomised controlled trial, cohort studies and an ongoing case-control study...
- The risk of venous thromboembolism associated with the use of tranexamic acid and other drugs used to treat menorrhagia: a case-control study using the General Practice Research DatabaseA Sundstrom
Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
BJOG 116:91-7. 2009..To assess whether use of tranexamic acid is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE)...
- Effects of natural childbirth preparation versus standard antenatal education on epidural rates, experience of childbirth and parental stress in mothers and fathers: a randomised controlled multicentre trialM Bergstrom
Department of Woman and Child Health, Retsius väg 13, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweeden
BJOG 116:1167-76. 2009....
- Prenatal ultrasound and the risk of childhood brain tumour and its subtypesK Stålberg
Department of Women s and Children s Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Uppsala University, Uppsala 75185, Sweden
Br J Cancer 98:1285-7. 2008..We found no increased risk for brain tumour after ultrasound exposure, either for all tumours or for any subgroup...
- Sinistrality--a side-effect of prenatal sonography: a comparative study of young menH Kieler
Department of Women's and Children's Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Epidemiology 12:618-23. 2001..32, 95% CI = 1.16 to 1.51). We conclude that ultrasound exposure in fetal life increases the risk of left-handedness in men, suggesting that prenatal ultrasound affects the fetal brain...
- Ultrasound and adverse effectsH Kieler
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 20:102-3. 2002