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  • G. Gustafsson, K. Schmiegelow, +7 authors U. Saarinen-Pihkala
  • Medicine
  • Leukemia
  • 2000 (First Publication: 1 December 2000)
  • In this population-based material from the five Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), 2860 children below 15 years of age were diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemiaExpand
  • Ulla M. Saarinen-Pihkala, Göran Gustafsson, +7 authors Lotta Mellander
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric blood & cancer
  • 2004
  • BACKGROUND Improvement in outcome of childhood high-risk (HR) ALL was sought with a very intensive Nordic protocol leaving most patients without CNS-RT. METHODS A total of 426 consecutive childrenExpand
  • K. Steen Carlsson, S. Höjgård, +6 authors B. Lindgren
  • Medicine
  • Haemophilia : the official journal of the World…
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 September 2003)
  • Using an 11-year panel of 156 Norwegian and Swedish patients with severe haemophilia, and including retrospective case-book data from birth, we compared the differences in the haemophilia-relatedExpand
  • U. Saarinen-Pihkala, G. Gustafsson, +7 authors L. Mellander
  • Medicine
  • Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
  • 2001 (First Publication: 15 July 2001)
  • PURPOSE We evaluated the outcome of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) in second remission (2CR), comparing bone marrow transplantation (BMT) using either matched sibling donors orExpand
  • K. Schmiegelow, O. Björk, +8 authors R. Weinshilboum
  • Medicine
  • Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 April 2003)
  • PURPOSE Thioguanine nucleotides (TGNs) mediate the cytotoxicity of mercaptopurine (MP). Methylated MP metabolites (formed by thiopurine methyltransferase [TPMT]) and methotrexate (MTX) polyglutamatesExpand
  • Kjeld Schmiegelow, Anders Glomstein, Jón Kristinsson, Toivo T. Salmi, Henrik Schrøder, Olle Björk
  • Medicine
  • Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology
  • 1997 (First Publication: 1 March 1997)
  • PURPOSE To study the risk of non-B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) relapse in relation to the routines of administration of oral methotrexate (MTX) and 6-mercaptopurine (6MP) and to theExpand