Tracy L Peters

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Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Severe head injury and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Tracy L Peters
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:267-72. 2013
  2. pmc Infection of the central nervous system, sepsis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Fang Fang
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e29749. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Occupational Exposure to Electric Shocks and Magnetic Fields and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in Sweden
    Heidi Fischer
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA bInstitute for Risk Assessment Sciences, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands cInstitute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland dDepartment of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden eJulius Centre for Public Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands fUnit of Occupational Medicine, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden gElectric Power Research Institute EPRI, Palo Alto, CA and hUnit of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 26:824-30. 2015

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Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Severe head injury and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Tracy L Peters
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:267-72. 2013
    ..In conclusion, our findings from the Swedish registers provide no strong support for an etiological relationship between severe head injury in adulthood and ALS risk...
  2. pmc Infection of the central nervous system, sepsis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Fang Fang
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e29749. 2011
    ..The relentless progression and invasive supportive treatments of ALS may on the other hand induce severe infections among ALS patients...
  3. doi request reprint Occupational Exposure to Electric Shocks and Magnetic Fields and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in Sweden
    Heidi Fischer
    From the aDepartment of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA bInstitute for Risk Assessment Sciences, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands cInstitute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland dDepartment of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden eJulius Centre for Public Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands fUnit of Occupational Medicine, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden gElectric Power Research Institute EPRI, Palo Alto, CA and hUnit of Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 26:824-30. 2015
    ..Exposure to electric shock has been suggested as a possible explanation. Furthermore, studies were generally based on mortality or prevalence of ALS, and studies often had limited statistical power...