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  1. [More and more physicians].

    Lakartidningen 107(39):2299 (2010) PMID 20973242

  2. Long-range transport of dust to the Baltic Sea region

    International Journal of Environment and Pollution 22(1-2):72 (2004)

    The origin of the September 2001 dust episode around the Baltic Sea was estimated by a model study to be the Ryn Peski desert of Kazakhstan. Some of the coarse particles came from Estonian–Russian sources where oil shale is used. Although the correlation of the high wind velocity over this desert w...
  3. Psychosomatic complaints in schoolchildren: a Nordic comparison.

    Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 29(1):44 (2001) PMID 11355716

    The pattern of PSC was quite similar between the Nordic countries, although there were some small differences. The results also confirm that the determinants of PSC are multidimensional. Longitudinal studies are needed to clarify the complex reality....
  4. Work-related cancer in the Nordic countries.

    Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health 25 Suppl 2:1 (1999) PMID 10507118

    This report presents 20 years' of cancer incidence data by occupational group for the Nordic populations. The study covers the 10 million people aged 25-64 years at the time of the 1970 censuses in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, and the 1 million incident cancer cases diagnosed among these pe...
  5. Coronary artery disease: the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study Experience

    The American Journal of Cardiology 82(10B):4 (1998) PMID 9860376

    Although hyperlipidemia is a known risk factor for coronary artery disease, lipid-lowering agents were not used widely until recently because evidence was lacking that they could prolong life. In 1987, a large clinical trial, the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study (4S), was designed to test whe...
  6. [The welfare system in transition].

    Nordisk medicin 112(10):350 (1997) PMID 9441272

  7. [Inversion polymorphism in populations of Drosophila lummei, Hackman].

    Genetika (Moskva) 27(9):1531 (1991) PMID 1778460

    We found no predominance of these inversions in the D. lummei populations. The breaking points of the new inversions (5S and 5R) were located, and the boundaries of earlier described inversions in chromosome 4 were specified....
  8. Organization of obstetrical ultrasound services in the Nordic countries.

    Acta Obstetricia Et Gynecologica Scandinavica 66(6):529 (1987) PMID 3321871

    This is a report of a questionnaire survey to all university departments of obstetrics in the five Nordic countries, concerning organization of ultrasound services. Answers were received from 23 out of 25. The services were differently organized, both between and within countries. This was true both...

    Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 85:561 (1965) PMID 14343703

  10. Disturbing "new" trends in tear prevention threaten midwives' autonomy.

    Midwifery today with international midwife (92):56 (2009) PMID 20092157