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    • Inflammatory response after laparoscopic versus open resection of colorectal liver metastases: Data from the oslo-comet trial 

      Fretland, Åsmund Avdem; Sokolov, Andrey; Postriganova, Nadezda; Kazaryan, Airazat M.; Pischke, Søren Erik; Nilsson, Per; Rognes, Ingrid Nygren; Bjørnbeth, Bjørn Atle; Fagerland, Morten; Mollnes, Tom Eirik; Edwin, Bjørn (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2015-10)
      Laparoscopic and open liver resection have not been compared in randomized trials. The aim of the current study was to compare the inflammatory response after laparoscopic and open resection of colorectal liver metastases (CLM) in a randomized controlled trial. This was a predefined exploratory substudy within the Oslo CoMetstudy. Forty-five patients with CLM were randomized to laparoscopic (n ...
    • Tumor necrosis factor inhibitors are associated with reduced complement activation in spondylarthropathies: An observational study 

      Hokstad, Ingrid; Deyab, Gia; Fagerland, Morten; Lyberg, Torstein; Hjeltnes, Gunnbjørg; Førre, Øystein Thorleiv; Agewall, Stefan; Mollnes, Tom Eirik; Hollan, Ivana (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-07-23)
      <i>Background</i> - The complement system is involved in pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease, and might play a role in accelerated atherogenesis in spondylarthropathies (SpA). Hence, we examined complement activation in SpA, and its relationship to antirheumatic treatment, inflammatory and cardiovascular markers. <p> <p><i>Methods</i> - From PSARA, a prospective observational study, we examined ...