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  • Elin Edda Sigurdardottir, Ingemar Turesson, +6 authors Sigurdur Yngvi Kristinsson
  • Medicine
  • JAMA oncology
  • 2015 (First Publication: 1 May 2015)
  • IMPORTANCE Multiple myeloma (MM) is consistently preceded by the precursor state, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). The average annual risk of progression from MGUS toExpand
  • Inga Hlíf Melvinsdóttir, Sigrun Helga Lund, Bjarni Agnar Agnarsson, Kristinn Sigvaldason, Tómas Gudbjartsson, Arnar Geirsson
  • Medicine
  • European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery…
  • 2016 (First Publication: 1 December 2016)
  • OBJECTIVES Acute thoracic aortic dissection (ATAD) is a devastating condition associated with a high mortality rate. Recent reports suggest that its incidence is rising. Utilizing nationwide dataExpand
  • Svanhildur Haflidadottir, Jón Gunnlaugur Jónasson, +4 authors Einar S Björnsson
  • Medicine
  • BMC Gastroenterology
  • 2014 (First Publication: 27 September 2014)
  • BackgroundFew studies have compared the prognosis and liver-related mortality in patients with NAFLD (nonalcoholic fatty liver disease) and AFLD (alcoholic fatty liver disease). We aimed toExpand
  • Unnur Styrkarsdottir, Sigrun Helga Lund, +26 authors Kári Stefánsson
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Nature Genetics
  • 2018 (First Publication: 29 October 2018)
  • Osteoarthritis has a highly negative impact on quality of life because of the associated pain and loss of joint function. Here we describe the largest meta-analysis so far of osteoarthritis of theExpand
  • Ebba K Lindqvist, Ola Landgren, +5 authors Sigurdur Yngvi Kristinsson
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Hematology
  • 2016 (First Publication: 2 November 2016)
  • Multiple myeloma (MM) is a plasma cell disorder preceded by monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). Incidence of MM and MGUS is higher among patients with autoimmune disease. TheExpand
    BACKGROUND In the mid twentieth century gastric cancer was the most common type of cancer in Iceland. In recent decades, however, the incidence rate of gastric cancer has decreased markedly andExpand
  • Akihiro Ohira, Katsunori Hara, +5 authors Einar Stefánsson
  • Medicine
  • Acta ophthalmologica
  • 2015 (First Publication: 1 November 2015)
  • PURPOSE To compare in a randomized, controlled trial topical 1.5% dexamethasone γ-cyclodextrin nanoparticle eye drops (DexNP) with posterior subtenon injection of triamcinolone acetonide in diabeticExpand
  • Sigrun Helga Lund, Thor Aspelund, +4 authors Einar Stefánsson
  • Medicine
  • British Journal of Ophthalmology
  • 2015 (First Publication: 16 September 2015)
  • Objective To validate a mathematical algorithm that calculates risk of diabetic retinopathy progression in a diabetic population with UK staging (R0–3; M1) of diabetic retinopathy. To establish theExpand