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NorPEN is a network of researchers with the purpose of facilitating research within the field of pharmacoepidemiology in the Nordic countries.

January 3, 2018


This list includes papers of the NorPEN members, where collaborators are from more than one Nordic country and are based on data or describe data from more than one Nordic country.

Data Resource Profile: The Nordic Obesity Surgery Cohort (NordOSCo).
Tao W, Artama M, von Euler-Chelpin M, Konings P, Ljung R, Lynge E, Ólafsdóttir GH, Pukkala E, Romundstad P, Tryggvadottir L, Wahlin K, Lagergren J.
Int J Epidemiol. 2017 Oct 10. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyx199.

Cohort profile: the Nordic Antireflux Surgery Cohort (NordASCo).
Maret-Ouda J, Wahlin K, Artama M, Brusselaers N, Färkkilä M, Lynge E, Mattsson F, Pukkala E, Romundstad P, Tryggvadóttir L, Euler-Chelpin MV, Lagergren J.
BMJ Open. 2017 Jun 8;7(6):e016505. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016505.

Neuraminidase inhibitors during pregnancy and risk of adverse neonatal outcomes and congenital malformations: population based European register study.
Graner S, Svensson T, Beau AB, Damase-Michel C, Engeland A, Furu K, Hviid A, Håberg SE, Mølgaard-Nielsen D, Pasternak B, Kieler H.
BMJ. 2017 Feb 28;356:j629. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j629.

Use of drugs for ADHD among adults-a multinational study among 15.8 million adults in the Nordic countries.
Karlstad Ø, Zoëga H, Furu K, Bahmanyar S, Martikainen JE, Kieler H, Pottegård A.
Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Sep 1.

Individual-based versus aggregate meta-analysis in multi-database studies of pregnancy outcomes: The Nordic example of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and venlafaxine in pregnancy.
Selmer R, Haglund B, Furu K, Andersen M, Nørgaard M, Zoëga, H, Kieler H.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2016 May 19. doi: 10.1002/pds.4033

Use of SSRI and SNRI Antidepressants during Pregnancy: A Population-Based Study from Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
Zoega H, Kieler H, Nørgaard M, Furu K, Valdimarsdottir U, Brandt L, Haglund B.
PLoS One. 2015 Dec 14;10(12):e0144474. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144474. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26657647

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and venlafaxine in early pregnancy and risk of birth defects: population based cohort study and sibling design.
Furu K, Kieler H, Haglund B, Engeland A, Selmer R, Stephansson O, Valdimarsdottir UA, Zoega H, Artama M, Gissler M, Malm H, Nørgaard M.
BMJ. 2015 Apr 17;350:h1798. doi: 10.1136/bmj.h1798.
[PubMed] [PubMed Central]

Use of antidepressants and association with elective termination of pregnancy: population based case-control study.
Kieler H, Malm H, Artama M, Engeland A, Furu K, Gissler M, Nørgaard M, Stephansson O, Valdimarsdottir U, Zoega H, Haglund B.
BJOG. 2014 Nov 14.

Nordic databases to evaluate medications in pregnancy.
Kieler H.
Therapie. 2014 Jan-Feb;69(1):65-9. doi: 10.2515/therapie/2014009. Epub 2014 Apr 4.

The Nordic prescription databases as a resource for pharmacoepidemiological research--a literature review.
Wettermark B, Zoëga H, Furu K, Korhonen M, Hallas J, Nørgaard M, Almarsdottir A, Andersen M, Andersson Sundell K, Bergman U, Helin-Salmivaara A, Hoffmann M, Kieler H, Martikainen J, Mortensen M, Petzold M, Wallach-Kildemoes H, Wallin C, Sørensen H.
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2013 Jul;22(7):691-9. doi: 10.1002/pds.3457

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during pregnancy and risk of stillbirth and infant mortality.
Stephansson O, Kieler H, Haglund B, Artama M, Engeland A, Furu K, Gissler M, Nørgaard M, Nielsen RB, Zoega H, Valdimarsdóttir U.
JAMA. 2013 Jan 2;309(1):48-54. doi: 10.1001/jama.2012.153812.

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during pregnancy and risk of persistent pulmonary hypertension in the newborn: population based cohort study from the five Nordic countries.
Kieler H, Artama M, Engeland A, Ericsson O, Furu K, Gissler M, Nielsen RB, Nørgaard M, Stephansson O, Valdimarsdottir U, Zoega H, Haglund B.
BMJ. 2012 Jan 12;344:d8012. doi: 10.1136/bmj.d8012.

Use of lithium in the adult populations of Denmark, Norway and Sweden.
Bramness JG, Weitoft GR, Hallas J.
J Affect Disord. 2009 Nov;118(1-3):224-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2009.01.024. Epub 2009 Feb 26.

The Nordic countries as a cohort for pharmacoepidemiological research.
Furu K, Wettermark B, Andersen M, Martikainen JE, Almarsdottir AB, Sørensen HT.
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2010 Feb;106(2):86-94. doi:10.1111/j.1742-7843.2009.00494.x. Epub 2009 Dec 4. Review.

SYMPOSIUM (6th NorpEN meeting): Research on drug safety and effectiveness using pharmacoepidemiological databases.
J Intern Med Volume 275, Issue 6, page 547, June 2014.

Research on drug safety and effectiveness using pharmacoepidemiological databases.
M. Andersen
J Intern Med. 2014 Jun;275(6):548-50. doi: 10.1111/joim.12235

Combining multiple healthcare databases for postmarketing drug and vaccine safety surveillance: why and how?
G. Trifirò, P. M. Coloma, P. R. Rijnbeek, S. Romio, B. Mosseveld, D. Weibel, J. Bonhoeffer, M. Schuemie, J. van der Lei and M. Sturkenboom.
J Intern Med. 2014 Jun;275(6):551-61. doi: 10.1111/joim.12159

Use of electronic healthcare records in large-scale simple randomized trials at the point of care for the documentation of value-based medicine.
van Staa TP, Klungel O, Smeeth L.
J Intern Med. 2014 Jun;275(6):562-9. doi: 10.1111/joim.12211.

Propensity scores for confounder adjustment when assessing the effects of medical interventions using nonexperimental study designs.
Stürmer T, Wyss R, Glynn RJ, Brookhart MA.
J Intern Med. 2014 Jun;275(6):570-80. doi: 10.1111/joim.12197. Epub 2014 Feb 13.
[PubMed] [PubMed Central]

Use of self-controlled designs in pharmacoepidemiology.
Hallas J, Pottegård A.
J Intern Med. 2014 Mar 17. (Epub)

Application of routine electronic health record databases for pharmacogenetic research.
Yasmina A, Deneer VH, Maitland-van der Zee AH, van Staa TP, de Boer A, Klungel OH.
J Intern Med. 2014 Jun;275(6):590-604. doi: 10.1111/joim.12226.