Selected publications

SIMSAM supplement in Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, July 2017:
Practical and methodological issues in register-based research
Information about the supplement

Below, SIMSAM nodes provide examples highlighting the value of register-based research in an easy to grasp manner. Click on the titles and read more.

Risk of oesophageal adenocarcinoma after antireflux surgery in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in the Nordic countries

Asthma increases risk of complications during pregnancy and delivery

Exposure to maternal chronic distress in early life linked to asthma

Why do children from separate backgrounds reach different levels of education?

Survivorship in children and young adults with congenital heart disease in Sweden

Risk of recurrence of reflux after antireflux surgery is low among young and healthy men

The spacing between siblings doesn't matter

The age of the surgeon influences survival after surgery for oesophagal cancer

Weekday of surgery influences oesophageal cancer surgery prognosis

Long learning curve for surgeons operating on oesophageal cancer

Early contact with dogs linked to lower risk of asthma

Marital status, income, and education and risk of oesophageal and gastric cancer

No causal link between antibiotics and childhood asthma

Revisiting traditional small for gestational age risk factors applying measures of discriminatory accuracy

Does the child’s risk for type-1 diabetes increase if the mother smokes during pregnancy?

No survival benefits from radical lymphadenectomy during surgery for oesophageal cancer

Psychiatric morbidity and survival after surgery for oesophageal cancer