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Kristina Alexanderson

Professor

Visiting address : Berzelius Väg 3, 6 Tr, Ki Campus Solna, Sweden
Postal address : Department of Clinical Neuroscience (CNS), K8, Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden

About me

Professor of Social Insurance since 2003.

Head of the Division of Insurance Medicine and deputy head of the Department of Clinical Neuroscience.

Leader of the interdisciplinary research group ’Sickness Absence, Health, and Living Conditions’, where some 30 different research projects are run and about 40 people work.

Have since 25 years conducted research mainly on different aspects of sickness absence and disability pension (in general and with specific diagnoses), such as 1. risk factors for sick leave or disability pension, 2. consequences of being sickness absent or disability pensioned, 3. factors that hinder and promote return to work, 4. sickness certification practises, 5. methods and theories within this research area.

Number of publications since 1993: 252 articles in international scientific journals, 14 in Swedish scientific journals, 39 book chapters (15 in English), 5 books, 87 scientific reports.

Have supervised 19 PhD students to dissertation (8 of them as a co-supervisor). 

Have long experience of teaching health professionals, mainly at medical programs, and of administrating courses, at basic, advanced, as well as PHD levels.

Several national and international commissions.

Documents

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Publications

Job strain and informal caregiving as predictors of long-term sickness absence: A longitudinal multi-cohort study
Mortensen J, Dich N, Lange T, Alexanderson K, Goldberg M, Head J, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF WORK ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH 2017;43(1):5-14

A study to examine the influence of health professionals' advice and support on work capacity and sick leave after breast cancer surgery
Bondesson T, Petersson Lm, Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K, Kjeldgård L, Nilsson Mi
Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer 2016;24(10):4141-8

Can breast cancer register data on recommended adjuvant treatment be used as a proxy for actually given treatment?
Wennman-larsen A, Nilsson Mi, Saboonchi F, Olsson M, Alexanderson K, Fornander T, et al
European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society 2016;22():1-7

Changes in importance of work and vocational satisfaction during the 2 years after breast cancer surgery and factors associated with this
Nilsson Mi, Saboonchi F, Alexanderson K, Olsson M, Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm
Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice 2016;10(3):564-72

Conditional Disease Development extracted from Longitudinal Health Care Cohort Data using Layered Network Construction
Kannan V, Swartz F, Kiani Na, Silberberg G, Tsipras G, Gomez-cabrero D, et al
Scientific reports 2016;6():26170-

Contribution of comorbid conditions to the association between diabetes and disability pensions: a population-based nationwide cohort study
Ervasti J, Virtanen M, Lallukka T, Pentti J, Kjeldgard L, Mittendorfer-rutz E, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF WORK ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH 2016;42(3):209-16

Cost of Illness of Multiple Sclerosis - A Systematic Review
Ernstsson O, Gyllensten H, Alexanderson K, Tinghög P, Friberg E, Norlund A
PloS one 2016;11(7):e0159129-

Disability pension due to common mental disorders and healthcare use before and after policy changes; a nationwide study
Rahman S, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Alexanderson K, Jokinen J, Tinghög P
European journal of public health 2016;():-

Disability pension due to common mental disorders and subsequent suicidal behaviour: a population-based prospective cohort study
Rahman Sg, Alexanderson K, Jokinen J, Mittendorfer-rutz E
BMJ open 2016;6(4):e010152-

Expecting the best and being prepared for the worst: structure, profiles, and 2-year temporal stability of dispositional optimism in women with breast cancer
Saboonchi F, Petersson Lm, Alexanderson K, Bränström R, Wennman-larsen A
Psycho-oncology 2016;25(8):957-63

Genetic and Environmental Influences on Disability Pension Due To Mental Diagnoses: Limited Importance of Major Depression, Generalized Anxiety, and Chronic Fatigue
Narusyte J, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies 2016;19(1):10-6

Healthcare managers' construction of the manager role in relation to the medical profession
Von Knorring M, Alexanderson K, Eliasson Ma
Journal of health organization and management 2016;30(3):421-40

How does work disability of patients with MS develop before and after diagnosis? A nationwide cohort study with a reference group
Gyllensten H, Wiberg M, Alexanderson K, Hillert J, Tinghög P
BMJ open 2016;6(11):e012731-

Longitudinal changes in sickness absence and disability pension, and associations between disability pension and disease-specific and contextual factors and functioning, in people with multiple sclerosis
Chruzander C, Tinghog P, Ytterberg C, Holmqvist Lw, Alexanderson K, Hillert J, et al
JOURNAL OF THE NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES 2016;:319-25

Mortality and Cumulative Exposure to Antipsychotics, Antidepressants, and Benzodiazepines in Patients With Schizophrenia: An Observational Follow-Up Study
Tiihonen J, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Torniainen M, Alexanderson K, Tanskanen A
The American journal of psychiatry 2016;173(6):600-6

Occurrence of sickness absence and disability pension in relation to childbirth: A 16-year follow-up study of 6323 Swedish twins
Narusyte J, Björkenstam E, Alexanderson K, Ropponen A, Kjeldgård L, Svedberg P
Scandinavian journal of public health 2016;44(1):98-105

Prescribed psychiatric medication among multiple sclerosis patients before and after disability pension: a register study with matched controls
Brenner P, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Jokinen J, Alexanderson K, Hillert J, Tinghög P
Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology 2016;51(7):1047-54

Purchases of Prescription Antidepressants in the Swedish Population in Relation to Major Workplace Downsizing
Magnusson Hanson Ll, Westerlund H, Chungkham Hs, Vahtera J, Sverke M, Alexanderson K
Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.) 2016;27(2):257-64

Sickness presence in the Swedish Police in 2007 and in 2010: Associations with demographic factors, job characteristics, and health
Taloyan M, Kecklund G, Thörn L, Kjeldgård L, Westerlund H, Svedberg P, et al
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2016;54(2):379-87

Synergistic effect between back pain and common mental disorders and the risk of future disability pension: a nationwide study from Sweden
Dorner Te, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P, Tinghög P, Ropponen A, Mittendorfer-rutz E
Psychological medicine 2016;46(2):425-36

The joint contribution of diabetes and work disability to premature death during working age: a population-based study in Sweden
Lallukka T, Ervasti J, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Tinghög P, Kjeldgård L, Pentti J, et al
Scandinavian journal of public health 2016;44(6):580-6

What positive encounters with healthcare and social insurance staff promotes ability to return to work of long-term sickness absentees?
Olsson D, Alexanderson K, Bottai M
Scandinavian journal of public health 2016;44(1):91-7

Antipsychotic treatment and mortality in schizophrenia
Torniainen M, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Tanskanen A, Björkenstam C, Suvisaari J, Alexanderson K, et al
Schizophrenia bulletin 2015;41(3):656-63

Childbirth, hospitalisation and sickness absence: a study of female twins
Bjorkenstam E, Alexanderson K, Narusyte J, Kjeldgard L, Ropponen A, Svedberg P
BMJ OPEN 2015;5(1):e006033-

Consistency of breast and arm symptoms during the first two years after breast cancer surgery
Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Saboonchi F, Alexanderson K, Vaez M
Oncology nursing forum 2015;42(2):145-55

Costs of Illness of Multiple Sclerosis In Sweden - A Population-Based Register Study
Gyllensten H, Wiberg M, Tinghög P, Norlund A, Friberg E, Ernstsson O, et al
Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research 2015;18(7):A753-4

Disability pension after coronary revascularization: a prospective nationwide register-based Swedish cohort study
Zetterström K, Vaez M, Alexanderson K, Ivert T, Pehrsson K, Hammar N, et al
European journal of preventive cardiology 2015;22(3):304-11

Disability Pension at the Time of Coronary Revascularisation Is Associated with Higher Five-Year Mortality; A Swedish Nationwide, Register-Based Prospective Cohort Study
Zetterström K, Voss M, Alexanderson K, Ivert T, Pehrsson K, Hammar N, et al
PloS one 2015;10(8):e0135277-

Earnings and Financial Compensation from Social Security Systems Correlate Strongly with Disability for Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Kavaliunas A, Wiberg M, Tinghög P, Glaser A, Gyllensten H, Alexanderson K, et al
PloS one 2015;10(12):e0145435-

Functional impairment due to bereavement after the death of adolescent or young adult offspring in a national population study of 1,051,515 parents
Wilcox Hc, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Kjeldgard L, Alexanderson K, Runeson B
SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2015;50(8):1249-56

Influence of Retirement on Adherence to Statins in the Insurance Medicine All-Sweden Total Population Data Base
Halava H, Westerlund H, Korhonen Mj, Pentti J, Kivimäki M, Kjeldgård L, et al
PloS one 2015;10(6):e0130901-

Is disability pension a risk indicator for future need of psychiatric healthcare or suicidal behavior among MS patients- a nationwide register study in Sweden?
Björkenstam C, Tinghög P, Brenner P, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Hillert J, Jokinen J, et al
BMC psychiatry 2015;15():286-

Length of sick leave as a risk marker of hip fracture: a nationwide cohort study from Sweden
Stenholm S, Vahtera J, Kjeldgård L, Kivimäki M, Alexanderson K
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA 2015;26(3):943-9

Night work and breast cancer in women: a Swedish cohort study
Åkerstedt T, Knutsson A, Narusyte J, Svedberg P, Kecklund G, Alexanderson K
BMJ open 2015;5(4):e008127-

Occupational health physicians have better work conditions for handling sickness certification compared with general practitioners: Results from a nationwide survey in Sweden
Ljungquist T, Alexanderson K, Kjeldgard L, Arrelov B, Nilson Gh
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015;43(1):35-43

Physical activity following a breast cancer diagnosis: Implications for self-rated health and cancer-related symptoms
Bränström R, Petersson Lm, Saboonchi F, Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K
European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society 2015;19(6):680-5

Prevalence of all-cause and diagnosis-specific disability pension at the time of first coronary revascularisation: a population-based Swedish cross-sectional study
Zetterström K, Voss M, Alexanderson K, Ivert T, Pehrsson K, Hammar N, et al
PloS one 2015;10(1):e0115540-

Problems with sickness certification tasks: experiences from physicians in different clinical settings. A cross-sectional nationwide study in Sweden
Ljungquist T, Hinas E, Nilsson Gh, Gustavsson C, Arrelöv B, Alexanderson K
BMC health services research 2015;15():321-

Sick-leave measures, socio-demographic factors and health care as risk indicators for suicidal behavior in patients with depressive disorders--a nationwide prospective cohort study in Sweden
Wang M, Alexanderson K, Runeson B, Mittendorfer-rutz E
Journal of affective disorders 2015;173():201-10

Sickness absence and the time-varying excess risk of premature death: a Swedish population-based prospective cohort study
Olsson D, Alexanderson K, Bottai M
Journal of epidemiology and community health 2015;69(11):1052-7

Sickness absence due to back pain or depressive episode and the risk of all-cause and diagnosis-specific disability pension: A Swedish cohort study of 4,823,069 individuals
Dorner Te, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P, Ropponen A, Stein Kv, Mittendorfer-rutz E
European journal of pain (London, England) 2015;19(9):1308-20

Sickness certification in primary care: a survey on views and practices among Swiss physicians
Kedzia S, Kunz R, Zeller A, Rosemann T, Frey P, Sommer J, et al
SWISS MEDICAL WEEKLY 2015;:w14201-

Sources and level of income among individuals with multiple sclerosis compared to the general population: A nationwide population-based study
Wiberg M, Friberg E, Stenbeck M, Alexanderson K, Norlund A, Hillert J, et al
Multiple sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England) 2015;21(13):1730-41

Suicide among first-generation and second-generation immigrants in Sweden: association with labour market marginalisation and morbidity
Di Thiene D, Alexanderson K, Tinghög P, La Torre G, Mittendorfer-rutz E
Journal of epidemiology and community health 2015;69(5):467-73

The actions of the social insurance agency regarding long-term sickness absentees before and after a medical assessment--a study of 384 case files
Marklund S, Lundh G, Gustafsson K, Linder J, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K
Disability and rehabilitation 2015;37(18):1683-91

Trajectories of Anxiety Among Women with Breast Cancer: A Proxy for Adjustment from Acute to Transitional Survivorship
Saboonchi F, Petersson Lm, Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K, Vaez M
Journal of psychosocial oncology 2015;33(6):603-19

Trajectories of Work-Related Functional Impairment prior to Suicide
Wang M, Björkenstam C, Alexanderson K, Runeson B, Tinghög P, Mittendorfer-rutz E
PloS one 2015;10(10):e0139937-

Trends of diagnosis-specific work disability after newly diagnosed diabetes: a 4-year nationwide prospective cohort study
Virtanen M, Ervasti J, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Tinghög P, Lallukka T, Kjeldgård L, et al
Diabetes care 2015;38(10):1883-90

Work disability before and after diabetes diagnosis: a nationwide population-based register study in Sweden
Ervasti J, Virtanen M, Pentti J, Lallukka T, Tinghög P, Kjeldgard L, et al
American journal of public health 2015;105(6):e22-9

Are all-cause and diagnosis-specific sickness absence, and sick-leave duration risk indicators for suicidal behaviour? A nationwide register-based cohort study of 4.9 million inhabitants of Sweden
Wang M, Alexanderson K, Runeson B, Head J, Melchior M, Perski A, et al
Occupational and environmental medicine 2014;71(1):12-20

Associations between childbirth, hospitalization and disability pension: a cohort study of female twins
Björkenstam E, Narusyte J, Alexanderson K, Ropponen A, Kjeldgård L, Svedberg P
PloS one 2014;9(7):e101566-

Associations between number of sick-leave days and future all-cause and cause-specific mortality: a population-based cohort study
Björkenstam E, Weitoft Gr, Lindholm C, Björkenstam C, Alexanderson K, Mittendorfer-rutz E
BMC public health 2014;14():733-

Associations between prognosed future work capacity among long-term sickness absentees and their actual work incapacity two years later
Lundh G, Gustafsson K, Linder J, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Marklund S
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2014;49(2):245-55

Changes in caseness of anxiety and depression in breast cancer patients during the first year following surgery: Patterns of transiency and severity of the distress response
Saboonchi F, Petersson Lm, Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K, Brannstrom R, Vaez M
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY NURSING 2014;18(6):598-604

Co-morbidities increase the risk of disability pension among MS patients: a population-based nationwide cohort study
Tinghög P, Björkenstam C, Carstensen J, Jansson C, Glaser A, Hillert J, et al
BMC neurology 2014;14():117-

Cross-national comparisons of sickness absence systems and statistics: towards common indicators
Gimeno D, Bültmann U, Benavides Fg, Alexanderson K, Abma Fi, Ubalde-lópez M, et al
European journal of public health 2014;24(4):663-6

Diagnosis-specific disability pension and risk of all-cause and cause-specific mortality - a cohort study of 4.9 million inhabitants in Sweden
Bjorkenstam C, Alexanderson K, Bjorkenstam E, Lindholm C, Mittendorfer-rutz E
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2014;:1247-

Future risk of labour market marginalization in young suicide attempters--a population-based prospective cohort study
Niederkrotenthaler T, Tinghög P, Alexanderson K, Dahlin M, Wang M, Beckman K, et al
International journal of epidemiology 2014;43(5):1520-30

Is transition to disability pension in young people associated with changes in risk of attempted suicide?
Mittendorfer-rutz E, Alexanderson K, Westerlund H, Lange T
PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE 2014;44(11):2331-8

Occupational status among adult survivors following allo-SCT
Winterling J, Johansson E, Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Ljungman P, Alexanderson K
Bone marrow transplantation 2014;49(6):836-42

Part-time work or social benefits as predictors for disability pension: a prospective study of Swedish twins
Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
International journal of behavioral medicine 2014;21(2):329-36

Psychiatric diagnoses and risk of suicidal behaviour in young disability pensioners: prospective cohort studies of all 19-23 year olds in Sweden in 1995, 2000, and 2005, respectively
Jonsson U, Alexanderson K, Kjeldgård L, Mittendorfer-rutz E
PloS one 2014;9(11):e111618-

Psychiatric diagnoses, medication and risk for disability pension in multiple sclerosis patients; a population-based register study
Brenner P, Alexanderson K, Björkenstam C, Hillert J, Jokinen J, Mittendorfer-rutz E, et al
PloS one 2014;9(8):e104165-

Risk factors for suicidal behaviour in individuals on disability pension due to common mental disorders - a nationwide register-based prospective cohort study in Sweden
Rahman S, Alexanderson K, Jokinen J, Mittendorfer-rutz E
PloS one 2014;9(5):e98497-

Sickness absence and disability pension due to otoaudiological diagnoses: risk of premature death--a nationwide prospective cohort study
Friberg E, Rosenhall U, Alexanderson K
BMC public health 2014;14():137-

Sickness certification at oncology clinics: perceived problems, support, need for education and reasons for certifying unnecessarily long sickness absences
Branstrom R, Arrelov B, Gustavsson C, Kjeldgard L, Ljungquist T, Nilsson Gh, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER CARE 2014;23(1):89-97

The role of familial factors in the associations between sickness absence and disability pension or mortality
Narusyte J, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
European journal of public health 2014;24(1):106-10

Adjustment and social support at work early after breast cancer surgery and its associations with sickness absence
Nilsson Mi, Petersson Lm, Wennman-larsen A, Olsson M, Vaez M, Alexanderson K
Psycho-oncology 2013;22(12):2755-62

A prospective cohort study of disability pension due to mental diagnoses: the importance of health factors and behaviors
Samuelsson A, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2013;:621-

Arm morbidity and sick leave among working women shortly after breast cancer surgery
Wennman-larsen A, Olsson M, Alexanderson K, Nilsson Mi, Petersson Lm
European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society 2013;17(1):101-6

Civil society engagement in innovation and research through the European Public Health Association
Paget Dz, Barnhoorn F, Mccarthy M, Alexanderson K, Conceicao C, Deville W, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013;:12-8

Clinically diagnosed insomnia and risk of all-cause and diagnosis-specific disability pension: a nationwide cohort study
Jansson C, Alexanderson K, Kecklund G, Akerstedt T
Sleep disorders 2013;2013():209832-

Clinically diagnosed insomnia and risk of all-cause and diagnosis-specific sickness absence: a nationwide Swedish prospective cohort study
Jansson C, Alexanderson K, Kecklund G, Åkerstedt T
Scandinavian journal of public health 2013;41(7):712-21

Diagnosis-specific disability pension predicts suicidal behaviour and mortality in young adults: a nationwide prospective cohort study
Jonsson U, Alexanderson K, Kjeldgård L, Westerlund H, Mittendorfer-rutz E
BMJ open 2013;3(2):-

Disability pension due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: importance of work-related factors in a prospective cohort study of Finnish twins
Karkkainen S, Pitkaniemi J, Silventoinen K, Svedberg P, Huunan-seppala A, Koskenvuo K, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF WORK ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH 2013;39(4):343-50

Does feeling respected influence return to work? Cross-sectional study on sick-listed patients' experiences of encounters with social insurance office staff
Lynöe N, Wessel M, Olsson D, Alexanderson K, Helgesson G
BMC public health 2013;13():268-

Duelling with doctors, restoring honour and avoiding shame? A cross-sectional study of sick-listed patients' experiences of negative healthcare encounters with special reference to feeling wronged and shame
Lynøe N, Wessel M, Olsson D, Alexanderson K, Tännsjö T, Juth N
Journal of medical ethics 2013;39(10):654-7

Examination of the construct validity of the Swedish version of Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in breast cancer patients
Saboonchi F, Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K, Petersson Lm
Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation 2013;22(10):2849-56

Health care management of sickness certification tasks: results from two surveys to physicians
Lindholm C, Von Knorring M, Arrelöv B, Nilsson G, Hinas E, Alexanderson K
BMC research notes 2013;6():207-

Health-related quality of life and symptoms in patients with experiences of health problems related to dental restorative materials
Naimi-akbar A, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Carlstedt-duke B, Ekstrand J, Englund Gs
Community dentistry and oral epidemiology 2013;41(2):163-72

High prevalence of sickness absence and disability pension among multiple sclerosis patients: a nationwide population-based study
Tinghög P, Hillert J, Kjeldgård L, Wiberg M, Glaser A, Alexanderson K
Multiple sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England) 2013;19(14):1923-30

How do women value work shortly after breast cancer surgery and are their valuations associated with being on sick leave?
Petersson Lm, Nilsson Mi, Alexanderson K, Olsson M, Wennman-larsen A
Journal of occupational rehabilitation 2013;23(3):391-9

Impact of innovations in national public health markets in Europe
Mccarthy M, Alexanderson K, Voss M, Conceicao C, Grimaud O, Narkauskaite L, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013;:25-9

Lack of adjustment latitude at work as a trigger of taking sick leave-a Swedish case-crossover study
Hultin H, Hallqvist J, Alexanderson K, Johansson G, Lindholm C, Lundberg I, et al
PloS one 2013;8(4):e61830-

PHIRE (Public Health Innovation and Research in Europe): methods, structures and evaluation
Barnhoorn F, Mccarthy M, Deville W, Alexanderson K, Voss M, Conceicao C
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013;:6-11

Problems experienced by gynecologists/obstetricians in sickness certification consultations
Gustavsson C, Kjeldgård L, Bränström R, Lindholm C, Ljungquist T, Nilsson Gh, et al
Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica 2013;92(9):1007-16

Psychological factors are related to return to work among long-term sickness absentees who have undergone a multidisciplinary medical assessment
Gustafsson K, Lundh G, Svedberg P, Linder J, Alexanderson K, Marklund S
Journal of rehabilitation medicine 2013;45(2):186-91

Psychosocial working conditions, occupational groups, and risk of disability pension due to mental diagnoses: a cohort study of 43,000 Swedish twins
Samuelsson Å, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
Scandinavian journal of work, environment & health 2013;39(4):351-60

Reasons for and factors associated with issuing sickness certificates for longer periods than necessary: results from a nationwide survey of physicians
Bränström R, Arrelöv B, Gustavsson C, Kjeldgård L, Ljungquist T, Nilsson Gh, et al
BMC public health 2013;13():478-

Register-based data of psychosocial working conditions and occupational groups as predictors of disability pension due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: a prospective cohort study of 24 543 Swedish twins
Ropponen A, Samuelsson A, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
BMC MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS 2013;:268-

Sickness absence due to gastroesophageal reflux diagnoses: a nationwide Swedish population-based study
Jansson C, Wiberg M, Alexanderson K
Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology 2013;48(1):17-26

Sickness absence due to musculoskeletal diagnoses and risk of diagnosis-specific disability pension: a nationwide Swedish prospective cohort study
Jansson C, Alexanderson K
Pain 2013;154(6):933-41

Sickness absence due to otoaudiological diagnoses; a descriptive nationwide study
Friberg E, Rosenhall U, Alexanderson K
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2013;:635-

Sickness absence in relation to breast and arm symptoms shortly after breast cancer surgery
Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K, Olsson M, Nilsson Mi, Petersson Lm
Breast (Edinburgh, Scotland) 2013;22(5):767-72

Sickness certification of patients--a work environment problem among physicians?
Ljungquist T, Hinas E, Arrelöv B, Lindholm C, Wilteus Al, Nilsson Gh, et al
Occupational medicine (Oxford, England) 2013;63(1):23-9

Tracking uptake of innovations from the European Union Public Health Programme
Voss M, Alexanderson K, Mccarthy M
European journal of public health 2013;23 Suppl 2():19-24

When do patients feel wronged? Empirical study of sick-listed patients' experiences with healthcare encounters
Wessel M, Helgesson G, Olsson D, Juth N, Alexanderson K, Lynöe N
European journal of public health 2013;23(2):230-5

Women's reflections and actions regarding working after breast cancer surgery - a focus group study
Nilsson Mi, Olsson M, Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Alexanderson K
Psycho-oncology 2013;22(7):1639-44

A comparison of Norwegian and Swedish General Practitioners' experiences with sickness certification
Winde Ld, Alexanderson K, Carlsen B, Kjeldgaard L, Wilteus Al, Gjesdal S
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:207-208

Activities and sources of income after a period of long-term sick leave - a population-based prospective cohort study
Wikman A, Wiberg M, Marklund S, Alexanderson K
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:745-

Associations between sickness absence and harassment, threats, violence, or discrimination: A cross-sectional study of the Swedish Police
Svedberg P, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2012;42(1):83-92

Challenging Evidence-based Decision-making: A Hypothetical Case Study about Return to Work
Aas Rw, Alexanderson K
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY INTERNATIONAL 2012;19(1):28-44

Diagnosis-specific disability pension predicts suicidal behaviour and mortality in young adults: a nationwide cohort study
Jonsson U, Alexanderson K, Kjeldgard L, Westerlund H, Mittendorfer-rutz E
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:118-119

Diagnosis-specific sick leave as a long-term predictor of disability pension: a 13-year follow-up of the GAZEL cohort study
Alexanderson K, Kivimaki M, Ferrie Je, Westerlund H, Vahtera J, Singh-manoux A, et al
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2012;66(2):155-9

Disability Pension Among Swedish-Twins Prevalence Over 16 Years and Associations With Sociodemographic Factors in 1992
Samuelsson A, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Lichtenstein P, Svedberg P
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2012;54(1):10-6

Disability pension due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: importance of work-related factors in a prospective cohort of Finnish twins
Pietikainen S, Pitkaniemi J, Silventoinen K, Svedberg P, Huunan-seppala A, Koskenvuo K, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:214-214

Disability pension due to otoaudiological diagnoses and risk of all-cause and cause specific mortality; a Swedish nationwide prospective cohort study, 2005-2010
Friberg E, Rosenhall U, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:214-215

Does diagnosis-specific sickness absence predict suicidal behaviour?- A nationwide register-based study in Sweden
Wang M, Alexanderson K, Runeson B, Head J, Mittendorfer-rutz E
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:269-269

Do European collaborative health projects lead to innovation at national level?
Voss M, Alexanderson K, Rajnicova I, Verma A
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:89-89

Effects of Work and Lifestyle on Risk for Future Disability Pension Due to Low Back Diagnoses A 30-Year Prospective Study of Finnish Twins
Ropponen A, Silventoinen K, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Huunan-seppala A, Koskenvuo K, et al
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2012;54(11):1330-6

Exposure to parental mortality and markers of morbidity, and the risks of attempted and completed suicide in offspring: an analysis of sensitive life periods
Niederkrotenthaler T, Floderus B, Alexanderson K, Rasmussen F, Mittendorfer-rutz E
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2012;66(3):233-9

General practitioners' experiences with sickness certification: a comparison of survey data from Sweden and Norway
Winde Ld, Alexanderson K, Carlsen B, Kjeldgard L, Wilteus Al, Gjesdal S
BMC FAMILY PRACTICE 2012;:10-

Genetic Susceptibility to Sickness Absence is Similar Among Women and Men: Findings From a Swedish Twin Cohort
Svedberg P, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K, Lichtenstein P, Narusyte J
TWIN RESEARCH AND HUMAN GENETICS 2012;15(5):642-8

Health, disease, and work capacity
Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:6-6

Hearing difficulties, ear-related diagnoses and sickness absence or disability pension--a systematic literature review
Friberg E, Gustafsson K, Alexanderson K
BMC public health 2012;12():772-

Incidence of disability pension and associations with socio-demographic factors in a Swedish twin cohort
Samuelsson A, Alexanderson K, Ropponen A, Lichtenstein P, Svedberg P
SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2012;47(12):1999-2009

Low Workload as a Trigger of Sick Leave Results From a Swedish Case-Crossover Study
Hultin H, Moller J, Alexanderson K, Johansson G, Lindholm C, Lundberg I, et al
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2012;54(2):202-9

Personality traits and life dissatisfaction as risk factors for disability pension due to low back diagnoses: A 30-year longitudinal cohort study of Finnish twins
Ropponen A, Svedberg P, Huunan-seppala A, Koskenvuo K, Koskenvuo M, Alexanderson K, et al
JOURNAL OF PSYCHOSOMATIC RESEARCH 2012;73(4):289-94

Physicians who experience sickness certification as a work environmental problem: where do they work and what specific problems do they have? A nationwide survey in Sweden
Ljungquist T, Arrelöv B, Lindholm C, Wilteus Al, Nilsson Gh, Alexanderson K
BMJ open 2012;2(2):e000704-

Psychiatrists' work with sickness certification: frequency, experiences and severity of the certification tasks in a national survey in Sweden
Nilsson Gh, Arrelov B, Lindholm C, Ljungquist T, Kjeldgard L, Alexanderson K
BMC HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH 2012;:362-

Reliance on social security benefits by Swedish patients with ill-health attributed to dental fillings: a register-based cohort study
Naimi-akbar A, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Ekstrand J, Sandborgh-englund G
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:713-

Reliance on social security benefits by Swedish patients with ill-health attributed to dental fillings, compared to the general population
Naimi-akbar A, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Ekstrand J, Sandborgh-englund G
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:213-214

Self-reported hearing difficulties, main income sources, and socio-economic status; a cross-sectional population-based study in Sweden
Pierre Pv, Fridberger A, Wikman A, Alexanderson K
BMC public health 2012;12():874-

Sickness absence and disability pension among Multiple Sclerosis patients in Sweden
Tinghog P, Kjeldgard L, Hillert J, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:215-215

Sickness absence because of musculoskeletal diagnoses and risk of all-cause and cause-specific mortality: A nationwide Swedish cohort study
Jansson C, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Alexanderson K
PAIN 2012;153(5):998-1005

Sickness absence due to musculoskeletal diagnoses and risk of disability pension: a nationwide Swedish cohort study
Jansson C, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;:119-119

Sickness Absence Due to Otoaudiological Diagnoses and Risk of Disability Pension: A Nationwide Swedish Prospective Cohort Study
Friberg E, Jansson C, Mittendorfer-rutz E, Rosenhall U, Alexanderson K
PLOS ONE 2012;7(1):e29966-

Sickness Absence Due to Specific Mental Diagnoses and All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality: A Cohort Study of 4.9 Million Inhabitants of Sweden
Mittendorfer-rutz E, Kjeldgard L, Runeson B, Perski A, Melchior M, Head J, et al
PLOS ONE 2012;7(9):e45788-

Sickness Absence following Coronary Revascularisation. A National Study of Women and Men of Working Age in Sweden 1994-2006
Voss M, Ivert T, Pehrsson K, Hammar N, Alexanderson K, Nilsson T, et al
PLOS ONE 2012;7(7):e40952-

Sickness presenteeism is more than an alternative to sickness absence: results from the population-based SLOSH study
Leineweber C, Westerlund H, Hagberg J, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K
INTERNATIONAL ARCHIVES OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH 2012;85(8):905-14

Sickness Presenteeism Predicts Suboptimal Self-Rated Health and Sickness Absence: A Nationally Representative Study of the Swedish Working Population
Taloyan M, Aronsson G, Leineweber C, Hanson Lm, Alexanderson K, Westerlund H
PLOS ONE 2012;7(9):e44721-

Strategies used to handle stress by academic physicians at a university hospital
Lindfors S, Boman J, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2012;43(2):183-93

Actions, Emotions, and Reflections Regarding Work After Breast Cancer Surgery - a Qualitative Study
Nilsson M, Olsson M, Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER 2011;:S385-S385

Arm Morbidity in Relation to Sickness Absence and Return to Work Short After Breast Cancer Surgery
Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Nilsson M, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER 2011;:S300-S301

Breast Cancer and Return to Work
Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER 2011;:S61-S61

Differences in the association between sickness absence and long-term sub-optimal health by occupational position: a 14-year follow-up in the GAZEL cohort
Ferrie Je, Kivimaki M, Westerlund H, Head J, Melchior M, Singh-manoux A, et al
OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2011;68(10):729-33

Disability, sickness, and unemployment benefits among long-term sickness absentees five years before, during, and after a multidisciplinary medical assessment
Gustafsson K, Lundh G, Svedberg P, Linder J, Alexanderson K, Marklund S
Journal of multidisciplinary healthcare 2011;4():25-31

Frequency and severity of problems that general practitioners experience regarding sickness certification
Engblom M, Nilsson G, Arrelov B, Lofgren A, Skaner Y, Lindholm C, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PRIMARY HEALTH CARE 2011;29(4):227-33

Future risk for disability pension among people with sickness absence due to otoaudiological diagnoses: a population-based cohort study with a 12-year follow-up
Gustafsson K, Backenroth-ohsako G, Rosenhall U, Ternevall-kjerulf E, Ulfendahl M, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011;39(5):501-7

Genetic Liability to Disability Pension in Women and Men: A Prospective Population-Based Twin Study
Narusyte J, Ropponen A, Silventoinen K, Alexanderson K, Kaprio J, Samuelsson A, et al
PLOS ONE 2011;6(8):e23143-

Health-Related and Sociodemographic Risk Factors for Disability Pension due to Low Back Disorders A 30-Year Prospective Finnish Twin Cohort Study
Pietikainen S, Silventoinen K, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Huunan-seppala A, Koskenvuo K, et al
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2011;53(5):488-96

Health-related risk factors for disability pensions due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: A 30-year Finnish twin cohort study
Ropponen A, Silventoinen K, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Koskenvuo K, Huunan-seppala A, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011;39(8):839-48

How physicians have learned to handle sickness-certification cases
Lofgren A, Silen C, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011;39(3):245-54

Negative encounters with social insurance officers - experiences of women and men on long-term sick leave
Upmark M, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SOCIAL WELFARE 2011;20(3):309-317

Physicians' messages in problematic sickness certification: a narrative analysis of case reports
Engblom M, Alexanderson K, Rudebeck Ce
BMC FAMILY PRACTICE 2011;:18-

Respectful encounters and return to work: empirical study of long-term sick-listed patients' experiences of Swedish healthcare
Lynöe N, Wessel M, Olsson D, Alexanderson K, Helgesson G
BMJ open 2011;1(2):e000246-

Return to work after breast cancer: Women's experiences of encounters with different stakeholders
Nilsson M, Olsson M, Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY NURSING 2011;15(3):267-74

Sickness Presenteeism Among Swedish Police Officers
Leineweber C, Westerlund H, Hagberg J, Svedberg P, Luokkala M, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL REHABILITATION 2011;21(1):17-22

Stability and change in health behaviours as predictors for disability pension: a prospective cohort study of Swedish twins
Ropponen A, Narusyte J, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2011;:678-

The attribution of work environment in explaining gender differences in long-term sickness absence: results from the prospective DREAM study
Labriola M, Holte Ka, Christensen Kb, Feveile H, Alexanderson K, Lund T
OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2011;68(9):703-5

Use and usefulness of guidelines for sickness certification: results from a national survey of all general practitioners in Sweden
Skånér Y, Nilsson Gh, Arrelöv B, Lindholm C, Hinas E, Wilteus Al, et al
BMJ open 2011;1(2):e000303-

Work-related psychosocial events as triggers of sick leave - results from a Swedish case-crossover study
Hultin H, Hallqvist J, Alexanderson K, Johansson G, Lindholm C, Lundberg I, et al
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2011;:175-

Work situation and sickness absence in the initial period after breast cancer surgery
Petersson Lm, Wennman-larsen A, Nilsson M, Olsson M, Alexanderson K
ACTA ONCOLOGICA 2011;50(2):282-8

All-cause and diagnosis-specific sickness absence as a predictor of sustained suboptimal health: a 14-year follow-up in the GAZEL cohort
Vahtera J, Westerlund H, Ferrie Je, Head J, Melchior M, Singh-manoux A, et al
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2010;64(4):311-7

Are self-report of disability pension and long-term sickness absence accurate? Comparisons of self-reported interview data with national register data in a Swedish twin cohort
Svedberg P, Ropponen A, Lichtenstein P, Alexanderson K
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:763-

Disability pension after coronary revascularization. A 15-year follow-up in Sweden
Voss M, Vaez M, Alexanderson K, Ivert T, Pehrsson K, Hammar N
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:229-229

Does multidisciplinary assessment of long-term sickness absentees result in modification of sick-listing diagnoses?
Svedberg P, Salmi P, Hagberg J, Lundh G, Linder J, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;38(6):657-63

Does Sickness Absence Due to Psychiatric Disorder Predict Cause-specific Mortality? A 16-Year Follow-up of the GAZEL Occupational Cohort Study
Melchior M, Ferrie Je, Alexanderson K, Goldberg M, Kivimaki M, Singh-manoux A, et al
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 2010;172(6):700-7

Experiences of professionals participating in inter-organisational cooperation aimed at promoting clients' return to work
Soderberg E, Vimarlund V, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2010;35(2):143-51

Exploring activity limitations and sick leave among patients with spinal pain participating in multidisciplinary rehabilitation
Elfving B, Asell M, Bergsten Cl, Alexanderson K
DISABILITY AND REHABILITATION 2010;32(4):292-9

Focus group study on women's actions, emotions, and reflections regarding work after breast cancer surgery
Nilsson M, Olsson M, Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:230-230

Health related and socio-demographic risk factors for disability pension due to low back disorders: a 30-year prospective Finnish twin cohort study
Pietikainen S, Silventoine K, Svedberg P, Alexanderson K, Huunan-seppala A, Koskenvuo K, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:282-282

Health-selection mechanisms in the pathway towards a disability pension
Reinholdt S, Upmark M, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2010;37(1):41-51

Length of sick-leave and relative risk of mortality
Lindholm C, Weitoft Gr, Rutz Em, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:284-284

Low level of adjustment latitude-a risk factor for sickness absence
Hultin H, Hallqvist J, Alexanderson K, Johansson G, Lindholm C, Lundberg I, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;20(6):682-8

Managers' perceptions of the manager role in relation to physicians: a qualitative interview study of the top managers in Swedish healthcare
Von Knorring M, De Rijk A, Alexanderson K
BMC HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH 2010;:271-

Methods for analysing individual changes in sick-leave diagnoses over time
Hagberg J, Vaez M, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2010;36(3):283-93

Multimorbidity and sickness absence: a systematic literature review
Korkeila M, Nordlund A, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:38-39

Return to work after breast cancer-an exploratory systematic literature review
Wennman-larsen A, Petersson Lm, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:59-60

Return to work and sickness absence after breast cancer surgery-a prospective cohort study
Petersson Lm, Wennman-larsen A, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:60-60

Sickness absence, social relations, and self-esteem: A qualitative study of the importance of relationships with family, workmates, and friends among persons initially long-term sickness absent due to back diagnoses
Svensson T, Mussener U, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2010;37(2):187-97

Sickness certification-a work environment problem among physicians in Sweden
Ljungquist T, Hinas E, Lindholm C, Lofgren A, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:17-17

Sickness-certification practice in different clinical settings; a survey of all physicians in a country
Lindholm C, Arrelov B, Nilsson G, Lofgren A, Hinas E, Skaner Y, et al
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:752-

The association between manager's support and a policy regarding sickness certification on one side and physicians' sickness certification practice on the other
Lindholm C, Arrelov B, Nilsson G, Ljungquist T, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:198-198

The manager role in relation to the medical profession: a qualitative interview study of the top managers in Swedish health care
Von Knorring M, De Rijk A, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:43-43

The usefulness of National guidelines for sickness certification
Skaner Y, Nilsson G, Arrelov B, Hinas E, Lindholm C, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:229-229

What physicians want to learn about sickness certification: analyses of questionnaire data from 4019 physicians
Lofgren A, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:61-

When physicians get stuck in sick-listing consultations: A qualitative study of categories of sick-listing dilemmas
Engblom M, Alexanderson K, Englund L, Norrmen G, Rudebeck Ce
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2010;35(2):137-42

A behavioral approach to RTW after sickness absence: The development of instruments for the assessment of motivational determinants, motivation and key actors' attitudes
De Rijk A, Janssen N, Van Lierop B, Alexanderson K, Nijhuis F
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2009;33(3):273-85

A narrative insight into disability pensioners' work experiences in highly gender-segregated occupations
Reinholdt S, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2009;34(3):251-61

CHANGES IN SICK-LEAVE DIAGNOSES OVER ELEVEN YEARS IN A COHORT OF YOUNG ADULTS INITIALLY SICK-LISTED DUE TO LOW BACK, NECK, OR SHOULDER DIAGNOSES
Festin K, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF REHABILITATION MEDICINE 2009;41(6):423-8

Characteristics of sick-listing cases that physicians consider problematic - analyses of written case reports
Engblom M, Alexanderson K, Rudebeck Ce
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PRIMARY HEALTH CARE 2009;27(4):250-5

Diagnosis-specific sickness absence and all-cause mortality in the GAZEL study
Ferrie Je, Vahtera J, Kivimaki M, Westerlund H, Melchior M, Alexanderson K, et al
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2009;63(1):50-5

Gender Differences in Work Modifications and Changed Job Characteristics During the Return-To-Work Process: A Prospective Cohort Study
De Rijk A, Nijhuis F, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL REHABILITATION 2009;19(2):185-93

Issuing sickness certificates: A difficult task for physicians: A qualitative analysis of written statements in a Swedish survey
Gerner U, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;37(1):57-63

Mortality among disability pensioners in Norway and Sweden 1990-96: Comparative prospective cohort study
Gjesdal S, Svedberg P, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;37(2):168-75

MULTIDISCIPLINARY INTERVENTIONS: REVIEW OF STUDIES OF RETURN TO WORK AFTER REHABILITATION FOR LOW BACK PAIN
Norlund A, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF REHABILITATION MEDICINE 2009;41(3):115-21

Multidisciplinary investigations recognize high prevalence of co-morbidity of psychiatric and somatic diagnoses in long-term sickness absentees
Salmi P, Svedberg P, Hagberg J, Lundh G, Linder J, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;37(1):35-42

Outcome of multidisciplinary investigations of long-term sickness absentees
Salmi P, Svedberg P, Hagberg J, Lundh G, Linder J, Alexanderson K
DISABILITY AND REHABILITATION 2009;31(2):131-7

Predictors of return to work ten months after primary breast cancer surgery
Johnsson A, Fornander T, Rutqvist Le, Vaez M, Alexanderson K, Olsson M
ACTA ONCOLOGICA 2009;48(1):93-8

Role of diagnoses and socioeconomic status in mortality among disability pensioners in Norway-a population-based cohort study (vol 34, pg 479, 2008)
Gjesdal S, Maeland Jg, Svedberg P, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF WORK ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH 2009;35(4):319-319

Self-reported Health among Employees in Relation to Sex Segregation at Work Sites
Svedberg P, Bildt C, Lindelow M, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH 2009;51(3):223-31

Sickness absence among women and men in the police: A systematic literature review
Korlin J, Alexanderson K, Svedberg P
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;37(3):310-9

Sickness absence with musculoskeletal or mental diagnoses, transition into disability pension and all-cause mortality: A 9-year prospective cohort study
Gjesdal S, Haug K, Ringdal P, Maeland Jg, Hagberg J, Roraas T, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;37(4):387-94

Stress factors affecting academic physicians at a university hospital
Lindfors S, Eintrei C, Alexanderson K
WORK-A JOURNAL OF PREVENTION ASSESSMENT & REHABILITATION 2009;34(3):305-13

The panorama of future sick-leave diagnoses among young adults initially long-term sickness absent due to neck, shoulder, or back diagnoses. An 11-year prospective cohort study
Vaez M, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
BMC MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS 2009;:-

Using Sickness Absence Records to Predict Future Depression in a Working Population: Prospective Findings From the GAZEL Cohort
Melchior M, Ferrie Je, Alexanderson K, Goldberg M, Kivimaki M, Singh-manoux A, et al
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;99(8):1417-22

What factors predict full or partial return to work among sickness absentees with spinal pain participating in rehabilitation?
Elfving B, Asell M, Ropponen A, Alexanderson K
DISABILITY AND REHABILITATION 2009;31(16):1318-27

Associations between strain in domestic work and self-rated health: A study of employed women in Sweden
Staland-nyman C, Alexanderson K, Hensing G
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;36(1):21-7

Diagnosis-specific sickness absence as a predictor of mortality: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
Head J, Ferrie Je, Alexanderson K, Westerlund H, Vahtera J, Kivimaki M
BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL 2008;337(7674):a1469-

Encouraging encounters: Sick-listed persons' experiences of interactions with rehabilitation professionals
Mussener U, Svensson T, Soederberg E, Alexanderson K
SOCIAL WORK IN HEALTH CARE 2008;46(2):71-87

Gender differences in return to work patterns among sickness absentees and their associations with health: a prospective cohort study in The Netherlands
De Rijk A, Janssen N, Alexanderson K, Nijhuis F
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REHABILITATION RESEARCH 2008;31(4):327-36

Mortality after long-term sickness absence: prospective cohort study
Gjesdal S, Ringdal Pr, Haug K, Maeland Jg, Vollset Se, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;18(5):517-21

Perceived physical strain in paid and unpaid work and the work-home interface: The associations with musculoskeletal pain and fatigue among public employees
Fjell Y, Alexanderson K, Nordenmark M, Bildt C
WOMEN & HEALTH 2008;47(1):21-44

POSITIVE EXPERIENCES OF ENCOUNTERS WITH HEALTHCARE AND SOCIAL INSURANCE PROFESSIONALS AMONG PEOPLE ON LONG-TERM SICK LEAVE
Mussener U, Festin K, Upmark M, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF REHABILITATION MEDICINE 2008;40(10):805-11

Problems in sickness certification of patients: A qualitative study on views of 26 physicians in Sweden
Von Knorring M, Sundberg L, Lofgren A, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PRIMARY HEALTH CARE 2008;26(1):22-8

Role of diagnoses and socioeconomic status in mortality among disability pensioners in Norway-a population-based cohort study
Giesdal S, Maeland Jg, Svedberg P, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF WORK ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH 2008;34(6):479-82

Sickness absence as a prognostic marker for common chronic conditions: analysis of mortality in the GAZEL study
Kivimaki M, Head J, Ferrie Je, Singh-manoux A, Westerlund H, Vahtera J, et al
OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2008;65(12):820-6

The influence of household work and of having children on sickness absence among publicly employed women in Sweden
Voss M, Josephson M, Stark S, Vaez M, Alexanderson K, Alfredsson L, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;36(6):564-72

Work-related sleep disturbances and sickness absence in the Swedish working population, 1993-1999
Westerlund H, Alexanderson K, Alkerstedt T, Hanson Lm, Theorell T, Kivimaki M
SLEEP 2008;31(8):1169-77

Adjustment latitude as a non-medical trigger of sickness absence-a case-crossover study
Hultin H, Hallqvist J, Alexanderson K, Johansson G, Lindholm C, Lundberg I, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:24-24

Appraised leadership styles, psychosocial work factors, and musculoskeletal pain among public employees
Fjell Y, Osterberg M, Alexanderson K, Karlqvist L, Bildt C
INTERNATIONAL ARCHIVES OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH 2007;81(1):19-30

Cause-specific sickness absence as a predictor of future mortality in the Whitehall II study of British civil servants
Head J, Kivimaki M, Alexanderson K, Westerlund H, Vahtera J, Ferrie Je
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:47-47

Dealing with sickness certification - a survey of problems and strategies among general practitioners and orthopaedic surgeons
Arreloev B, Alexanderson K, Hagberg J, Loefgren A, Nilsson G, Ponzer S
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:273-

Diagnosis-specific sick leave as a risk marker for disability pension in a Swedish population
Kivimaki M, Ferrie Je, Hagberg J, Head J, Westerlund H, Vahtera J, et al
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2007;61(10):915-20

Frequency and nature of problems associated with sickness certification tasks: A cross-sectional questionnaire study of 5455 physicians
Lofgren A, Hagberg J, Arrelov B, Ponzer S, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PRIMARY HEALTH CARE 2007;25(3):178-85

Gender differences in experiencing negative encounters with healthcare: A study of long-term sickness absentees
Upmark M, Borg K, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;35(6):577-84

Is sickness absence in the Swedish police force associated with discrimination, harassments, threats and violence?
Svedberg P, Koerlin J, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:25-26

Is there an association between strain in domestic work and sickness absence - a study of employed women in Sweden
Nyman Cs, Alexanderson K, Hensing G
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:232-232

Self-reported musculoskeletal pain and working conditions among employees in the Swedish public sector
Fjell Y, Alexanderson K, Karlqvist L, Bildt C
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2007;28(1):33-46

Sick-listing as a psychosocial work problem: A survey of 3997 swedish physicians
Swartling Ms, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K, Wahlstrorm Ra
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL REHABILITATION 2007;17(3):398-408

Sick-listing as a psychosocial work problem - a survey of 3997 Swedish physicians in 2004
Swartling M, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K, Wahlstrom R
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:234-235

Sickness absence and disability pension in a cohort of employees initially on long-term sick leave due to psychiatric disorders in Sweden
Vaez M, Rylander G, Nygren A, Asberg M, Alexanderson K
SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2007;42(5):381-8

Statistical information measures for analysis of sick-leave data
Hagberg J, Vaez M, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:230-230

Work-related sleep disturbances and sickness absence in the Swedish working population 1993-99
Westerlund H, Alexanderson K, Akerstedt T, Theorell T, Kivimaki K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;:26-26

Comparison of seven measures of sickness absence based on data from three counties in Sweden
Borg K, Goine H, Söderberg E, Marnetoft Su, Alexanderson K
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2006;26(4):421-8

Differences in experiences of sickness certification between physicians in different clinics/practices in Sweden
Lofgren A, Arrelov B, Hagberg J, Ponzer S, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:215-215

Evaluation of return-to-work interventions for sickness absentees: alternatives to randomized controlled studies
De Rijk A, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:57-57

Health in Sweden: The National Public Health Report 2005
Persson G, Danielsson M, Rosen M, Alexanderson K, Lundberg O, Lundgren B, et al
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:3-10

Obstetricians' attitudes and opinions on sickness absence and benefits during pregnancy
Larsson C, Sydsjo A, Alexanderson K, Sydsjo G
ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA 2006;85(2):165-70

Pride, empowerment, and return to work: on the significance of promoting positive social emotions among sickness absentees
Svensson T, Müssener U, Alexanderson K
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2006;27(1):57-65

Problems experienced by Swedish physicians in their work with sick leave certification
Osterberg M, Sundberg L, Lofgren A, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:215-215

Risk of disability pension in relation to gender and age in a Swedish county; a 12-year population based, prospective cohort study
Karlsson N, Borg K, Carstensen J, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2006;27(2):173-9

Socioeconomical status and increased mortality among disability pensioners in Norway: results from a prospective cohort study 1990-1996
Gjesdal S, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:32-33

The pattern of sick-leave diagnoses among young adults initially sick listed with neck/shoulder or low back diagnoses: an 11 year prospective cohort study
Vaez M, Hagberg J, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:18-18

Changes in sick-leave diagnoses over time - a prospective cohort study
Hagberg J, Vaez M, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;:118-118

Employees long-term sickness listed due to psychiatric diagnoses: a prospective cohort study in Sweden with regard to sick leave and disability pension over three years
Vaez M, Rylander G, Nygren A, Asberg M, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;:63-63

Family responsibilities and sickness absence among female municipal employees in Sweden
Voss M, Stark S, Josephson M, Alexanderson K, Vingard E
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;:81-81

Gatekeepers in sickness insurance: a systematic review of the literature on practices of social insurance officers
Soderberg E, Alexanderson K
HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE IN THE COMMUNITY 2005;13(3):211-23

Illness, disease, and sickness absence: an empirical test of differences between concepts of ill health
Wikman A, Marklund S, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2005;59(6):450-4

Mortality in relation to disability pension, gender, and age in a Swedish county 1985-1996; a 12-year population-based prospective cohort study
Karlsson N, Carstensen J, Gjesdal S, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;:117-118

Physicians' sick-listing practices: which are the problems and what do they want to learn more about?
Lofgren A, Arrelov B, Hagberg J, Karlsryd E, Soderberg E, Thomsson H, et al
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;:145-145

Self-estimated life situation in patients on long-term sick leave
Floderus B, Goransson S, Alexanderson K, Aronsson G
JOURNAL OF REHABILITATION MEDICINE 2005;37(5):291-9

Sickness certificates as a basis for decisions regarding entitlement to sickness insurance benefits
Soderberg E, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;33(4):314-20

Chapter 10. Sickness presence
Vingard E, Alexanderson K, Norlund A
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:216-21

Chapter 11. Physicians' sick-listing practices
Wahlstrom R, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:222-255

Chapter 12. Future need for research
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:256-258

Chapter 1. Aim, background, key concepts, regulations, and current statistics
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:12-30

Chapter 2. Methods used for the systematic literature search and for the review of relevance, quality, and evidence of studies
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:31-35

Chapter 8. Sick leave due to coronary artery disease or stroke
Perk J, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:181-206

Chapter 9. Consequences of being on sick leave
Vingard E, Alexanderson K, Norlund A
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:207-215

Domestic strain: a hindrance in rehabilitation?
Ostlund G, Cedersund E, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF CARING SCIENCES 2004;18(1):49-56

Measures of sickness absence: a comparison between seven measures based on data from three Swedish counties
Borg K, Goine H, Soderberg E, Marnetoft Su, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;14(4):109-109

More and better research needed on sickness absence
Alexanderson K, Hensing G
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;32(5):321-3

Positive encounters with rehabilitation professionals reported by persons with experience of sickness absence
Klanghed U, Svensson T, Alexanderson K
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2004;22(3):247-54

Prediction of future low levels of sickness absence among young persons sick listed with back, neck, or shoulder diagnoses
Borg K, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2004;23(2):159-67

Preface: Evidence based medicine and the Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU)
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;:3-4

Risk factors for disability pension over 11 years in a cohort of young persons initially sick-listed with low back, neck, or shoulder diagnoses
Borg K, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;32(4):272-8

Risk of disability pension in relation to sex and age in a Swedish county 1985-1996: a 12-year prospective cohort study
Karlsson N, Borg K, Carstensen J, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;14(4):25-25

Sickness absence due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: association with occupational gender segregation
Leijon M, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;32(2):94-101

Studies on return to work after stroke and MI; and on physicians' sickness-certification practice
Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;14(4):38-38

Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 11. Physicians' sick-listing practices
Wahlström R, Alexanderson K
Scandinavian journal of public health. Supplement 2004;63():222-55

Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 12. Future need for research
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
Scandinavian journal of public health. Supplement 2004;63():256-8

Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 1. Aim, background, key concepts, regulations, and current statistics
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
Scandinavian journal of public health. Supplement 2004;63():12-30

Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 2. Methods used for the systematic literature search and for the review of relevance, quality, and evidence of studies
Alexanderson K, Norlund A
Scandinavian journal of public health. Supplement 2004;63():31-5

Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 8. Sick leave due to coronary artery disease or stroke
Perk J, Alexanderson K
Scandinavian journal of public health. Supplement 2004;63():181-206

Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 9. Consequences of being on sick leave
Vingård E, Alexanderson K, Norlund A
Scandinavian journal of public health. Supplement 2004;63():207-15

The association between sex segregation, working conditions, and sickness absence among employed women
Hensing G, Alexanderson K
OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 2004;61(2):e7-

The effect of using different measures of sickness absence
Voss M, Stark S, Alexanderson K, Vingard E
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;14(4):46-46

Be the fairest of them all: Challenges and recommendations for the treatment of gender in occupational health research
Messing K, Punnett L, Bond M, Alexanderson K, Pyle J, Zahm S, et al
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MEDICINE 2003;43(6):618-29

Clients' perceptions of contact with professionals within healthcare and social insurance offices
Ostlund Gm, Borg Ke, Wide P, Hensing Gke, Alexanderson Kae
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2003;31(4):275-82

Gender differences in sick leave related to back pain diagnoses - Influence of pregnancy
Sydsjo A, Alexanderson K, Dastserri M, Sydsjo G
SPINE 2003;28(4):385-9

Self-perceived excessive alcohol consumption among employed women - Association with health and psychosocial factors
Bendtsen P, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
ADDICTIVE BEHAVIORS 2003;28(4):777-83

Shame-inducing encounters. Negative emotional aspects of sickness-absentees' interactions with rehabilitation professionals
Svensson T, Karlsson A, Alexanderson K, Nordqvist C
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL REHABILITATION 2003;13(3):183-95

Sickness certification practices of physicians: a review of the literature
Soderberg E, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2003;31(6):460-74

Views of laypersons on the role employers play in return to work when sick-listed
Nordqvist C, Holmqvist C, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL REHABILITATION 2003;13(1):11-20

Developing a typology of the 'duty to work', as experienced by lay persons with musculoskeletal disorders
Ostlund G, Cedersund E, Alexanderson K, Hensing G
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SOCIAL WELFARE 2002;11(2):150-158

Research on sickness absence in different countries - Workshop of the EUPHA section on social security and health
Alexanderson K
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2002;12(4):24-25

A 12-year follow-up of subjects initially sicklisted with neck/shoulder or low back diagnoses
Kjellman G, Oberg B, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
Physiotherapy research international : the journal for researchers and clinicians in physical therapy 2001;6(1):52-63

Do mental health problems increase sickness absence due to other diseases?
Savikko A, Alexanderson K, Hensing G
SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2001;36(6):310-6

Influence of pregnancy-related diagnoses on sick-leave data in women aged 16-44
Sydsjo A, Sydsjo G, Alexanderson K
JOURNAL OF WOMENS HEALTH & GENDER-BASED MEDICINE 2001;10(7):707-14

"It was really nice to have someone" - Lay people with musculoskeletal disorders request supportive relationships in rehabilitation
Ostlund G, Cedersund E, Alexanderson K, Hensing G
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2001;29(4):285-91

Predictive factors for disability pension - An 11-year follow up of young persons on sick leave due to neck, shoulder, or back diagnoses
Borg K, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2001;29(2):104-12

The health-line - a method for collecting data on self-rated health over time: a pilot study
Ringsberg Kc, Alexanderson Kae, Borg Ke, Hensing Gke
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2001;29(3):233-9

Learning about being well - not just about being ill
Alexanderson K
MEDICAL EDUCATION 2000;34(5):337-8

The relation of adult experience of domestic harassment, violence, and sexual abuse to health and sickness absence
Hensing G, Alexanderson K
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE 2000;7(1):1-18

An assessment protocol for gender analysis of medical literature
Alexanderson K
WOMEN & HEALTH 1999;29(2):81-98

Gender trends in sick-listing with musculoskeletal symptoms in a Swedish county during a period of rapid increase in sickness absence
Leijon M, Hensing G, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL MEDICINE 1998;26(3):204-13

How to measure sickness absence? Literature review and suggestion of five basic measures
Hensing G, Alexanderson K, Allebeck P, Bjurulf P
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL MEDICINE 1998;26(2):133-44

Sickness absence: a review of performed studies with focused on levels of exposures and theories utilized
Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL MEDICINE 1998;26(4):241-9

Dilemmas in the daily work of social insurance officers
Hensing G, Timpka T, Alexanderson K
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL WELFARE 1997;6(4):301-309

Sick-leave among women and the role of psychiatric disorder
Hensing G, Spak F, Alexanderson K, Allebeck P
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL MEDICINE 1997;25(3):185-92

Impact of pregnancy on gender differences in sickness absence.
Alexanderson K, Sydsjo A, Hensing G, Sydsjo G, Carstensen J
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL MEDICINE 1996;24(3):169-76

Sex differences in sickness absence in relation to parental status
Akerlind I, Alexanderson K, Hensing G, Leijon M, Bjurulf P
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL MEDICINE 1996;24(1):27-35

Sick-leave due to psychiatric disorder: Higher incidence among women and longer duration for men
Hensing G, Alexanderson K, Allebeck P, Bjurulf P
BRITISH JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY 1996;169(6):740-6

PREGNANCY-RELATED SICKNESS ABSENCE AMONG EMPLOYED WOMEN IN A SWEDISH COUNTY
Alexanderson K, Hensing G, Carstensen J, Bjurulf P
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF WORK ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH 1995;21(3):191-8

SICK-LEAVE DUE TO MINOR PSYCHIATRIC MORBIDITY - ROLE OF SEX INTEGRATION
Hensing G, Alexanderson K, Akerlind I, Bjurulf P
SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 1995;30(1):39-43

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