Scientific Publications

Listed on this page are scientific publications from 2018 and onwards, based on data from the Swedish Trauma Registry.



Trivedi DJ, Bass GA, Forssten MP, et al. The significance of direct transportation to a trauma center on survival for severe traumatic brain injury. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2022 Feb 28. doi: 10.1007/s00068-022-01885-3. Online ahead of print.

Bäckström B, Wladis A. A cohort study of trauma patients in Sweden during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic: a small reduction in trauma admissions.  Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2022 Feb 19;30(1):12.   doi: 10.1186/s13049-022-01001-9.


Günther M, Dahlberg M, Rostami A, et al. Incidence, Demographics, and Outcomes of Penetrating Trauma in Sweden During the Past Decade. Front Neurol. 2021; 12: 730405. Published online 2021 Nov 15. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2021.730405

Nyberger K, Caragounis EC, Djerf P, et al. Epidemiology of firearm injuries in Sweden. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2021 Jul 2. doi: 10.1007/s00068-021-01735-8. Online ahead of print.

Larsson A, Berg J, Gellerfors, M. et al. The advanced machine learner XGBoost did not reduce prehospital trauma mistriage compared with logistic regression: a simulation study. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 21, 192 (2021).

Träff H, Hagander L, Salö M. Association of transport time with adverse outcome in paediatric trauma. BJS Open, May 7;5(3):zrab036. doi: 10.1093/bjsopen/zrab036.

Wihlke G, Strömmer L, Troëng T, et al. Long term follow-up of patients treated for traumatic injury regarding physical and psychological function and health related quality of life. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2021 Feb;47(1):129-135.


Henriksson M, Saulnier D, Berg J, et al. The transfer of clinical prediction models for early trauma care had uncertain effects on mistriage. J Clin Epidemiol. 2020 Dec;128:66-73. PMID: 32835888 DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2020.08.014

Thorisdottir S, Oladottir G, Nummela M, et al. Diagnostic performance of CT and the use of GI contrast material for detection of hollow viscus injury after penetrating abdominal trauma. Experience from a level 1 Nordic trauma center. Acta Radiol. 2020 Oct;61(10):1309-1315.

Brandt Bäckman P, Riddez L, Adamsson L, et al. Epidemiology of firearm injuries in a Scandinavian trauma center. European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (2020) 46:641–647

Candefjord S, Asker L, Caragounis E-C. Mortality of trauma patients treated at trauma centers compared to non-trauma centers in Sweden; a retrospective study. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2020 Jul 27. doi: 10.1007/s00068-020-01446-6.

Sandström L, Engström Å, Nilsson C, et al. Trauma patients’ health-related quality of life and perceptions of care: A longitudinal study based on data from the Swedish Trauma Registry. Int Emerg Nurs. 2020 Mar 31. doi: 10.1016/j.ienj.2020.100850.

Mill V, Wellme E, Montan C. Trauma patients eligible for resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA), a retrospective cohort study. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2020 Mar 23. PMID: 32206881 DOI: 10.1007/s00068-020-01345-w


Ghorbani P, Troëng T, Brattström O, et al. Validation of the Norwegian survival prediction model in trauma (NORMIT) in Swedish trauma populations. Br J Surg. 2019 Aug 28. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11306.

Linder F, Holmberg L, Eklöf H, et al. Better compliance with triage criteria in trauma would reduce costs with maintained patient safety. Eur J Emerg Med. 2019 Aug;26(4):283-288.

Sandström L. The trauma continuum – Experiences from injured persons and critical care nurses. Luleå: Luleå University of Technology, 2019. Dissertation (May 24th, 2019).

Caragounis E-C. Surgical management of rib fractures following trauma. Göteborg: Göteborgs universitet, 2019. Dissertation (May 3rd, 2019).

Linder F, Holmberg L, Björck M, et al. A prospective stepped wedge cohort evaluation of the new national trauma team activation criteria in Sweden – the TRAUMALERT study. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2019 Apr 30;27(1):52. doi: 10.1186/s13049-019-0619-1.

Granström A, Strömmer L, Falk A-C, et al. Patient experiences of initial trauma care. Int Emerg Nurs. 2019 Jan;42:25-29.


Granström A. Patient and organisational perspectives of initial trauma care. Stockholm: Karolinska Institutet, 2018. Master’s Thesis (Nov 9th, 2018).

Ghorbani P. Review and prediction of trauma mortality. Stockholm: Karolinska Institutet. Dissertation (Oct 19th, 2018).

Bakhshayesh P, Weidenhielm L, Enocson A. Factors affecting mortality and reoperations in high-energy pelvic fractures. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2018;28(7): 1273-1282.

Eriksson M, von Oelreich E, Brattström O, et al. Effect of preadmission beta-blockade on mortality in multiple trauma. BJS Open, 2018;2(6):392-399.

Holtenius, J., P. Bakhshayesh, Enocson, A. The pelvic fracture – Indicator of injury severity or lethal fracture? Injury, 2018;49(8):1568-1571.

Ghorbani P, Strömmer L. Analysis of preventable deaths and errors in trauma care in a Scandinavian trauma level-I centre. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand, 2018 May 24. [Epub ahead of print].

Eriksson M. Severe trauma – Risks and outcomes. Stockholm: Karolinska Institutet, 2018. Dissertation (April 24th, 2018).

Linder F. Trauma – Diagnostics and triage. Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, 2018. Dissertation (April 13th, 2018).

Granström A, Strömmer L, Schandl A, et al. A criteria-directed protocol for in-hospital triage of trauma patients. Eur J of Emerg Med 2018;25(1):25-31.

Linder F, Holmberg L, Eklöf H, et al. Better compliance with triage criteria in trauma would reduce costs with maintained patient safety. Eur J Emerg Med. 2018 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print].

Publicerad: 8 januari 2021
Senast uppdaterad: 2 mars 2022