• Association Between Metformin Use and Risk of Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in a Population-Based Cohort Study 

      Wang, Qiao-Li; Santoni, Giola; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Lagergren, Jesper; Xie, Shao-Hua (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      4 ABSTRACT ObjectivesEsophageal cancer is a highly fatal malignant neoplasm, with two etiologically different histological types. A large prospective study is expected to elucidate the specific risk of the 90% ...
    • Cohort profile: the Swedish Prescribed Drugs and Health Cohort (SPREDH) 

      Xie, Shao-Hua; Santoni, Giola; Mattsson, Fredrik; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Lagergren, Jesper (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      PURPOSE: The Swedish Prescribed Drugs and Health Cohort (SPREDH) is a Swedish population-based cohort based on data from four nationwide health data registers, created with the aim of investigating how the use of selected ...
    • Effects of Obesity Surgery on Overall and Disease-Specific Mortality in a 5-Country Population-Based Study 

      Kauppila, Joonas H.; Tao, Wenjing; Santoni, Giola; von Euler-Chelpin, My; Lynge, Elsebeth; Tryggvadóttir, Laufey; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; Romundstad, Pål Richard; Pukkala, Eero; Lagergren, Jesper (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background & Aims Bariatric surgery might reduce overall mortality from obesity. We investigated whether the survival times of patients who have had bariatric surgery are similar to those of the general population and are ...
    • Hospital Volume of Antireflux Surgery in Relation to Endoscopic and Surgical Re-interventions 

      Markar, Sheraz; Santoni, Giola; Maret-Ouda, John; Artama, Miia; Färkkilä, Martti; Lynge, Elsebeth; Pukkala, Eero; Ness-Jensen, Eivind; von Euler-Chelpin, My; Lagergren, Jesper (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Objective: To test the hypothesis that higher hospital volume decreases endoscopic and surgical re-intervention rates after antireflux surgery. Background: Antireflux surgery for gastro-esophageal reflux disease is ...