High impact publications

Recent publications in high impact journals where researchers from Karolinska Institutet are main authors.

Association Between Laparoscopic Antireflux Surgery and Recurrence of Gastroesophageal Reflux
Maret-Ouda J, Wahlin K, El-Serag HB, Lagergren J, JAMA (2017) Online 12 September. Original Investigation.

Oxygen Therapy in Suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction
Hofmann R, James SK, Jernberg T et al., NEJM (2017) Online 28 August. Original Article.

PCI Versus CABG in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes and Multivessel Disease
Nyström T, Sartipy U, Franzén S, Eliasson B, Gudbjörnsdottir S, Miftaraj M, Lagerqvist B, Svensson A-M, och Holzmann MJJACC (2017) Online 26 August. Article.

Improving anaesthesia care for children

Per-Arne Lönnqvist’s research aims to improve anaesthesia care for children. He has helped to develop the use of ultrasound for improving the precision of local anaesthetic administration and has been a pioneer in the use of alpha-2 agonists in paediatric anaesthesia and intensive care.

Reducing risk during pregnancy and childbirth

Anna-Karin Wikström researches pregnancy-related complications, especially preeclampsia. Two important lines of her research involve registry studies of risk factors during pregnancy and childbirth, and MRI studies of the placenta and the maternal brain during preeclampsia.