Primary brain tumors following traumatic brain injury – a population-based cohort study in Sweden

@article{Nygren2001PrimaryBT,
  title={Primary brain tumors following traumatic brain injury – a population-based cohort study in Sweden},
  author={Catharina Nygren and Johanna Adami and Weimin Ye and Rino Bellocco and Jean-Luc af Geijerstam and J{\"o}rgen Borg and Olof Nyr{\'e}n},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2001},
  volume={12},
  pages={733-737}
}
Objectives: The aim of this study was to explore the association between traumatic brain injury and brain tumor development. Methods: A cohort of patients hospitalized for traumatic brain injury during 1965–1994 was compiled using the Swedish Inpatient Register. Complete follow-up through 1995 was attained through record linkage with the Swedish Cancer Register, the Cause of Death Register, and the Emigration Register. Standardized incidence ratios (SIRs), defined as the ratios of the observed… CONTINUE READING
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