Publications

Research on data from SRQ 2017

Are ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis and undifferentiated spondyloarthritis associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events? A prospective nationwide population-based cohort study.
Bengtsson K, Forsblad-d’Elia H, Lie E, Klingberg E, Dehlin M, Exarchou S, Lindström U, Askling J, Jacobsson LTH.
Arthritis Res Ther. 2017 May 18

Association Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Risk of Ischemic and Nonischemic Heart Failure.
Mantel Ä, Holmqvist M, Andersson DC, Lund LH, Askling J.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Mar 14

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Risk of Malignant Lymphoma: Is the Risk Still Increased?
Hellgren K, Baecklund E, Backlin C, Sundstrom C, Smedby KE, Askling J.
Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Apr

Patient characteristics influence the choice of biological drug in RA, and will make non-TNFi biologics appear more harmful than TNFi biologics.
Frisell T, Baecklund E, Bengtsson K, Di Giuseppe D, Forsblad-d’Elia H, Askling J; ARTIS Study group.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Dec 13

Cancer risk in patients with spondyloarthritis treated with TNF inhibitors: a collaborative study from the ARTIS and DANBIO registers.
Hellgren K, Dreyer L, Arkema EV, Glintborg B, Jacobsson LT, Kristensen LE, Feltelius N, Hetland ML, Askling J; ARTIS Study Group, For the DANBIO Study Group.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Jan

Predictors of work disability after start of anti-TNF therapy in a national cohort of Swedish patients with rheumatoid arthritis: does early anti-TNF therapy bring patients back to work?
Olofsson T, Petersson IF, Eriksson JK, Englund M, Nilsson JA, Geborek P, Jacobsson LTH, Askling J, Neovius M; ARTIS Study Group.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Jul

Spectrum of lymphomas across different drug treatment groups in rheumatoid arthritis: a European registries collaborative project.
Mercer LK, Regierer AC, Mariette X, Dixon WG, Baecklund E, Hellgren K, Dreyer L, Hetland ML, Cordtz R, Hyrich K, Strangfeld A, Zink A, Canhao H, Hernandez MV, Tubach F, Gottenberg JE, Morel J, Zavada J, Iannone F, Askling J, Listing J.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Dec

Risk of invasive melanoma in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with biologics: results from a collaborative project of 11 European biologic registers.
Mercer LK, Askling J, Raaschou P, Dixon WG, Dreyer L, Hetland ML, Strangfeld A, Zink A, Mariette X, Finckh A, Canhao H, Iannone F, Zavada J, Morel J, Gottenberg JE, Hyrich KL, Listing J.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Feb

Tumour necrosis factor inhibitor treatment and occurrence of anterior uveitis in ankylosing spondylitis: results from the Swedish biologics register.
Lie E, Lindström U, Zverkova-Sandström T, Olsen IC, Forsblad-d’Elia H, Askling J, Kapetanovic MC, Kristensen LE, Jacobsson LTH.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Sep

Tuberculosis risk in ankylosing spondylitis, other spondyloarthritis and psoriatic arthritis in Sweden: a population-based cohort study.
de Vries MK, Arkema EV, Jonsson J, Bruchfeld J, Jacobsson LT, Askling J; ARTIS Study Group.
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 Dec 1

Mortality following new-onset Rheumatoid Arthritis: has modern Rheumatology had an impact?
Holmqvist M, Ljung L, Askling J.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2018 Jan

Acute coronary syndrome in new-onset rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based nationwide cohort study of time trends in risks and excess risks.
Holmqvist M, Ljung L, Askling J.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Oct

Malignant Neoplasms in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated With Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors, Tocilizumab, Abatacept, or Rituximab in Clinical Practice: A Nationwide Cohort Study From Sweden.
Wadström H, Frisell T, Askling J; Anti-Rheumatic Therapy in Sweden (ARTIS) Study Group.
JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Nov 1

Infection rates in patients from five rheumatoid arthritis (RA) registries: contextualising an RA clinical trial programme.
Yamanaka H, Askling J, Berglind N, Franzen S, Frisell T, Garwood C, Greenberg JD, Ho M, Holmqvist M, Novelli Horne L, Inoue E, Michaud K, Pappas DA, Reed G, Symmons D, Tanaka E, Tran TN, Verstappen SMM, Wesby-van Swaay E, Nyberg F.
RMD Open. 2017 Oct

Incidence and prevalence of idiopathic inflammatory myopathies in Sweden: a nationwide population-based study.
Svensson J, Arkema EV, Lundberg IE, Holmqvist M.
Rheumatology (Oxford). 2017 May 1

Anticollagen type II antibodies are associated with an acute onset rheumatoid arthritis phenotype and prognosticate lower degree of inflammation during 5 years follow-up.
Manivel VA, Mullazehi M, Padyukov L, Westerlind H, Klareskog L, Alfredsson L, Saevarsdottir S, Rönnelid J.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Sep

Pain rather than self-reported sedentary time explains variation in perceived health and activity limitation in persons with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross sectional study in Sweden.
Demmelmaier I, Åsenlöf P, Bergman P, Nordgren B, Opava CH.
Rheumatol Int. 2017 Jun

Muscle Strength and Muscle Endurance During the First Year of Treatment of Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis: A Prospective Study.
Alexanderson H, Regardt M, Ottosson C, Alemo Munters L, Dastmalchi M, Dani L, Lundberg IE.
J Rheumatol. 2018 Feb 1

Are dietary vitamin D, omega-3 fatty acids and folate associated with treatment results in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis? Data from a Swedish population-based prospective study.
Lourdudoss C, Wolk A, Nise L, Alfredsson L, Vollenhoven RV.
BMJ Open. 2017 Jun 10

Receptor activator of nuclear factor kappa-B ligand (RANKL) but not sclerostin or gene polymorphisms is related to joint destruction in early rheumatoid arthritis.
Antonia Boman, Heidi Kokkonen, Lisbeth Ärlestig, Ewa Berglin, Solbritt Rantapää Dahlqvist.
Clin Rheumatol. 2017 May