Search for dissertations about: "Mats Hedberg"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mats Hedberg.
University dissertation from Department of Surgery, Malmö University Hospital, Lund University
Abstract : The objective of this thesis has been to assess whether there are indications suggesting that new methods for diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic carcinoma (PCa) has been followed by an improved prognosis, and to assess the possible role of smoking and gastric resection in the causation of the disease. Of the 1,200 new cases PCa diagnosed in Sweden yearly, the majority are older than 70 years, the case fatality rate being close to 100%. READ MORE