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Wagenius G, Vikström A, Berglund A, Salomonsson S, Bencina G, Xiaohan H, Chirovsky D, Brunnström H. First-line Treatment Patterns and Outcomes in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in Sweden: A Population-based Real-world Study with Focus on Immunotherapy. Acta Oncol. 2024 Apr 21:63:198-205. doi: 10.2340/1651-226X.2024.20309

Strömberg U, Berglund A, Carlsson S, Karlsson C, Lambe M, Lissbrant I, Stattin P, Bratt O. Socioeconomic inequality in prostate cancer diagnostics, primary treatment, rehabilitation, and mortality in Sweden. Int J Cancer. 2024 Mar 25. doi: 10.1002/ijc.34932.

Mouresan E, Mentesidou E, Berglund A, Mckay K, Hillert J, Iacobaeus E. Clinical Characteristics and Long-Term Outcomes of Late-Onset Multiple Sclerosis: A Swedish Nationwide Study. Neurology. 2024 Mar 26;102(6):e208051.

Enlund M, Hållberg H, Berglund A, Sherif A, Enlund A, Bergqvist L. Long-term survival after volatile or propofol general anesthesia for bladder cancer surgery: a retrospective national registry cohort study. Anesthesiology. 2024 Mar 11. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000004969.

Bergström A, Hägglund H, Berglund A, Nilsson G, Lambe M. Epidemiology of mastocytosis: a population-based study (Sweden). Acta Oncol. 2024 Feb 21;63:44-50.


Nilsson J, Bergström S, Hållberg H, Berglund A, Bergqvist M, Holgersson G. Prospective Study of Preferred Versus Actual Place of Death Among Swedish Palliative Cancer Patients. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2023 Nov 6:10499091231213640.

Åkerstedt J, Berglund A, Kolakowski P, Sliwinski P, Jablonski M, Bobinski L. Assessment of Navigated Pedicle Screws From Intraoperative Imaging: A Prospective Study of Accuracy and Agreement. Int J Spine Surg. 2023 Oct;17(5):684-689.

Enlund M, Berglund A , Enlund A, Lundberg J, Warnberg F, Wang D, Ekman A, Ahlstrand R, Flisberg P, Hedlund L, Ostlund I, Berkvist L, CAN-study group Impact of general anaesthesia on breast cancer survival: a 5-year follow up of a pragmatic, randomised, controlled trial, the CAN-study, comparing propofol and sevoflurane - PubMed (

Isaksson J, Berglund A , Louie K, Willen L, Hamidian A, Edsjo A, Enlund F, Planck M, Vikstrom A, Johansson M, Hallqvist A, Wagenius G, Botling J. KRAS G12C Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Linked to Female Sex and High Risk of CNS Metastasis: Population-based Demographics and Survival Data From the National Swedish Lung Cancer Registry - PubMed ( DOI: 10.1016/j.cllc.2023.05.002

Embring A, Onjukka E, Mercke C, Lax I, Berglund A , Friesland S. Dose escalation in oropharyngeal cancer: a comparison of simultaneous integrated boost and brachytherapy boost - PubMed ( DOI: 10.1186/s13014-023-02256-x

Embring A, Onjukka E, Mercke C, Lax I, Berglund A , Friesland S. Dose Escalation of Oropharyngeal Cancer: Long-Time Follow-Up and Side Effects - PubMed ( DOI: 10.3390/cancers15092580

Mercke C, Wickart-Johansson G, Sjodin P, Farrajota Neves da Silva P, von Dobeln GA, Margolin G, Jaraj SJ, Carstens H, Berglund A , Ingmar L, Hellstrom M, Hammarstedt-Nordenvall, Friesland S. Radiotherapy-Dose Escalated for Large Volume Primary Tumors-And Cetuximab with or without Induction Chemotherapy for HPV Associated Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck-A Randomized Phase II Trial - PubMed ( DOI: 10.3390/cancers15092543

Zupancic M, Nasman A, Berglund A , Dalianis T, Friesland S. Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (AdCC): A Clinical Survey of a Large Patient Cohort - PubMed ( DOI: 10.3390/cancers15051499


Willen L, Berglund A , Bergstrom S, Isaksson J, Bergqvist M, Wagenius G, Lambe M. Patterns of care and outcomes in immigrants with non-small cell lung cancer. A population-based study (Sweden) - PubMed ( DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0278706

Berglund A , Berko S, Lampa E, Sejersen T. Survival in patients diagnosed with SMA at less than 24 months of age in a population-based setting before, during and after introduction of nusinersen therapy. Experience from Sweden - PubMed (  DOI: 10.1016/j.ejpn.2022.07.005

Enlund M, Berglund A , Enlund A, Bergkvist L.  Volatile versus Propofol General Anesthesia and Long-term Survival after Breast Cancer Surgery: A National Registry Retrospective Cohort Study - PubMed (  DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000004309

Isaksson J, Wennstrom L, Branden E, Koyi H, Berglund A , Micke P, Mattsson JSM, Willen L, Botling J.  Highly elevated systemic inflammation is a strong independent predictor of early mortality in advanced non-small cell lung cancer - PubMed (  DOI: 10.1016/j.ctarc.2022.100556

Willen L, Berglund A , Bergstrom S, Isaksson J, Bergqvist M, Wagenius G, Lambe M.  Are older patients with non-small cell lung cancer receiving optimal care? A population-based study - PubMed ( DOI: 10.1080/0284186X.2021.2000637