Kerstin Wiklund

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The risk of Hodgkin's disease (HD) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) was studied in a cohort of 20,245 Swedish pesticide appliers, who had the licence issued between 1965 and 1976. In this cohort 72% were estimated to have been exposed to phenoxy acid herbicides. The cohort was followed-up in the Swedish Cancer Register from date of licence until Dec. 31, 1982(More)
BACKGROUND Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a chronic, progressive lung disease that usually results in respiratory failure and death. Pirfenidone was approved as the first licensed therapy for IPF in Europe based on phase III trials where patients with a forced vital capacity (FVC) >50% of predicted were included. The aim of this study was to(More)
BACKGROUND Postoperative adhesions constitute a substantial clinical problem in hand surgery. Fexor tendon injury and repair result in adhesion formation around the tendon, which restricts the gliding function of the tendon, leading to decreased digit mobility and impaired hand recovery. This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of the peptide PXL01 in(More)
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