Publications

Original publications
  1. Nordenvall C, Edgren G, Gillispie A, Larsson M, Adami J, Johansson A, Hartman M. Sommarsjukvård – ett dilemma? Läkartidningen 2004;101:290-2. [PubMed] [PDF]
  2. Edgren G, Hjalgrim H, Tran TN, Rostgaard K, Shanwell A, Titlestad K, Jakobsson L, Gridley G, Wideroff L, Jersild C, Adami J, Melbye M, Reilly M, Nyrén O. A population-based bi-national register for monitoring long-term outcome and possible disease concordance among blood donors and recipients. Vox Sang 2006;91:316-23. [PubMed]
  3. Edgren G, Hjalgrim H, Reilly M, Tran TN, Rostgaard K, Shanwell A, Titlestad K, Adami J, Wikman A, Jersild C, Gridley G, Wideroff L, Nyren O, Melbye M. Risk of cancer after blood transfusion from donors with subclinical cancer: a retrospective cohort study. The Lancet 2007;369:1724-30. [PubMed] [PDF]
  4. Edgren G, Sparén P. Risk of anogenital cancer after diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: a prospective population-based study. Lancet Oncol 2007;8:311-6. [PubMed] [PDF]
  5. Edgren G, Tran TN, Hjalgrim H, Rostgaard K, Shanwell A, Titlestad K, Wikman A, Norda R, Jersild C, Wideroff L, Gridley G, Adami J, Melbye M, Nyren O, Reilly M. Improving health profile of blood donors as a consequence of transfusion safety efforts. Transfusion 2007;47:2017-24. [PubMed] [PDF]
  6. Hjalgrim H, Edgren G, Rostgaard K, Reilly M, Tran TN, Titlestad KE, Shanwell A, Jersild C, Adami J, Wikman A, Gridley G, Wideroff L, Nyren O, Melbye M. Cancer incidence in blood transfusion recipients. J Natl Cancer Inst 2007;99:1864-74. [PubMed] [PDF]
  7. Edgren G, Reilly M, Hjalgrim H, Tran TN, Rostgaard K, Adami J, Titlestad K, Shanwell A, Melbye M, Nyren O. Donation frequency, iron loss, and risk of cancer among blood donors. J Natl Cancer Inst 2008;100:572-9. [PubMed] [PDF]
  8. Hartman M, Hall P, Edgren G, Reilly M, Lindstrom L, Lichtenstein P, Kaprio J, Skytthe A, Peto J, Czene K. Breast cancer onset in twins and women with bilateral disease. J Clin Oncol 2008;26:4086-91. [PubMed]
  9. Kamper-Jorgensen M, Ahlgren M, Rostgaard K, Melbye M, Edgren G, Nyren O, Reilly M, Norda R, Titlestad K, Tynell E, Hjalgrim H. Survival after blood transfusion. Transfusion 2008;48:2577-84. [PubMed] [PDF]
  10. Kristinsson SY, Derolf AR, Edgren G, Dickman PW, Bjorkholm M. Socioeconomic Differences in Patient Survival Are Increasing for Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Multiple Myeloma in Sweden. J Clin Oncol 2009, in press. [PubMed]
  11. Shanwell A, Andersson TM, Rostgaard K, Edgren G, Hjalgrim H, Norda R, Melbye M, Nyren O, Reilly M. Post-transfusion mortality among recipients of ABO-compatible but non-identical plasma. Vox Sang 2009;96:316-23. [PubMed]
  12. Kamper-Jorgensen M, Edgren G, Rostgaard K, Biggar RJ, Nyren O, Reilly M, Titlestad K, Shanwell A, Melbye M, Hjalgrim H. Blood transfusion exposure in Denmark and Sweden. Transfusion 2009;49:888-94. [PubMed]
  13. Kamper-Jorgensen M, Hjalgrim H, Edgren G, Titlestad K, Ullum H, Shanwell A, Reilly M, Melbye M, Nyren O, Rostgaard K. Expensive blood safety initiatives may offer less benefit than we think. Transfusion 2010;50:240-242. [PubMed]
  14. Tynell E, Andersson TML, Norda R, Edgren G, Nyren O, Shanwell A, Reilly M. Should plasma from female donors be avoided? A population based cohort study of plasma recipients in Sweden 1990-2002. Transfusion 2010;50:1249-56. [PubMed]
  15. Edgren G, Bagnardi V, Bellocco R, Hjalgrim H, Rostgaard K, Melbye M, Reilly M, Adami HO, Hall P, Nyren O. Pattern of declining hemoglobin concentration prior to cancer diagnosis. Int J Cancer 2010;127:1429-36. [PubMed]
  16. Edgren G, Kamper-Jorgensen M, Eloranta S, Rostgaard K, Custer B, Ullum H, Murphy EL, Busch MP, Reilly M, Melbye M, Hjalgrim H, Nyren O. Duration of red blood cell concentrate storage and survival of transfused patients. Transfusion 2010;50:1185-95. [PubMed]
  17. Sandberg ME, Hartman M, Edgren G, Eloranta S, Ploner A, Hall P, Czene K.Diagnostic work-up of contralateral breast cancers has not improved over calendar period. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2010;122:889-95. [PubMed]
  18. Edgren G, Hjalgrim H. Epidemiological considerations for the use of databases in transfusion research: a Scandinavian perspective. Current Opinion in Hematology 2010, in press.
  19. Edgren G, Hjalgrim H, Rostgaard K, Norda R, Wikman A, Melbye M, Nyrén O. Risk of gastric cancer and peptic ulcers in relation to ABO blood type: A cohort study. Am J Epidemiol 2010, in press. [PDF]
  20. Fernberg P, Edgren G, Adami J, et al. Time trends in risk and risk determinants of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in solid organ transplant recipients. Am J Transplant, in press.
  21. Halmin M, Wikman A, Edgren G. TRALI- en förbisedd, potentiellt livshotande transfusionsreaktion – Behov av ökad kunskap hos svenska kliniker. Läkartidningen, in press.
  22. Thur CK, Edgren G, Jansson KÅ, Wretenberg P. Epidemiology of adult ankle fractures in Sweden between 1987 and 2004 – A population based study of 91,410 Swedish inpatients. Acta orthopedica, 2012 in press.
  23. Edgren G, Liang L, Adami HO, Chang E. Enigmatic sex disparities in cancer incidence. European Journal of Epidemiology 2012;37:187-96.
  24. Norda R, Andersson TM, Edgren G, et al. The impact of plasma preparations and their storage time on short-term post transfusion mortality: A population-based study using the Scandinavian Donation and Transfusion database. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2012;72:954-61.
  25. Epstein M, Edgren G, Rider J, Mucci L, Adami HO. Temporal trends in cause of death among Swedish and US men with prostate cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 2012;104:1335-1342.
  26. Stäck P, Forsberg B, Högberg M, Werr J, Edgren G. Prediktion av akuta återinläggningar bland sjukhusvårdade patienter i Stockholms Läns Landsting. Läkartidningen 2012;109:2211-2215.
  27. Krynitz B, Edgren G, Lindelöf B, et al. Risk of Skin Cancer and Other Malignancies in Kidney, Liver, Heart and Lung Transplant Recipients 1970 to 2008 – a Swedish Population-Based Study. Int J Cancer 2013;132:1429-1438.
  28. Edgren G, Adami HO, Weiderpass E, Nyrén O. A global assessment of the oesophageal adenocarcinoma epidemic. Gut 2012;62:1406-14.
  29. Pettersson A, Gordon M, Edgren G, Dickman P. Biostatistik i kliniska observationella studier: en introduktion. Läkartidningen 2013;110:470-474.
  30. Reinius P, Johansson M, Fjellner A, Werr J, Öhlén G, Edgren G. A telephone based case management intervention reduces health care utilisation for frequent emergency department visitors. Eur J Em Med 2013;20:327-334.
  31. Li J, Humphreys K, Eriksson L, Edgren G, Czene K, Hall P. Mammographic density reduction is a prognostic marker of response to adjuvant tamoxifen therapy in postmenopausal breast cancer patients. J Clin Oncol 2013;31:2249-56.
  32. Halmin M, Boström F, Brattström O, Lundahl J, Wikman A, Östlund A, Edgren G. Effect of plasma to red cell ratios in trauma patients: a cohort study with time dependent data. Crit Care Med 2013;41:1905-14.
  33. Edgren G, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Adami HO. Screening, case finding or primary cancer prevention in the developing world? European Journal of Epidemiology 2013;28:287-90.
  34. Ågren A, Wikman AT, Holmström M, Östlund A, Edgren G. Thromboelastography (TEG®) compared to conventional coagulation tests in surgical patients-a laboratory evaluation. Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation 2013;73:214-20.
  35. Brattström C, Granath F, Edgren G, Smedby KE, Wilczek HE. Overall and cause-specific mortality in transplant recipients with a pre-transplant cancer history. Transplantation 2013;96:297-305.
  36. Edgren G, Almqvist R, Hartman M, Utter G. Splenectomy and the risk of sepsis: a population-based cohort study. Ann Surg 2013, in press.
  37. Ågren A, Wikman AT, Östlund A, Edgren G. TEG® functional fibrinogen analysis may overestimate fibrinogen levels. Anesthesia and Analgesia 2013, in press.
  38. Ågren A, Edgren G, Kardell M, Östlund A, Wikman AT. In vitro combinations of red blood cell, plasma and platelet components evaluated by thrombelastography. Blood transfusion 2013, in press.
Letters, correspondence
  1. Edgren G, Rystedt K. Medicinstudenter kräver: Gör läkarutbildningen mer vetenskaplig!. Läkartidningen 2002;99:4078-9. [PDF]
  2. Nyrén O, Edgren G, Hjalgrim H, Reilly M, Melbye M. Risk of cancer from blood donated by people with cancer – Authors’ reply. Lancet 2007;370:563-4.
  3. Edgren G. Cancer överförs inte genom blodtransfusion. Läkartidningen 2007;104:2416. [PDF]
Editorials
  1. Edgren G, Nyrén O, Melbye M. Cancer as a ferrotoxic disease: are we getting hard stainless evidence? J Natl Cancer Inst 2008;100:976-7. [PubMed] [PDF]