Mortality statistics for multiple sclerosis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Sweden.

@article{Bostrm2012MortalitySF,
  title={Mortality statistics for multiple sclerosis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Sweden.},
  author={Inger Bostr{\"o}m and Trond Riise and A-M. Landtblom},
  journal={Neuroepidemiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={
          245-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND Multiple sclerosis (MS) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) are chronic neurologic diseases for which distinct explanations of the pathogenesis are lacking. Two large Swedish register studies have rather unexpectedly detected a correlation between MS and ALS. The aim of this study was to investigate if an association between ALS and MS could be demonstrated as has been shown earlier. MATERIAL AND METHODS Data on mortality from ALS and MS, 1990-2010, were collected from the… CONTINUE READING
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