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All scientific publications published during the last 5 years, from the ISAC research group with the Department of Global Public Health.


Psychosocial Interventions Targeting Recovery in Child and Adolescent Burns: A Systematic Review.
Hornsby N, Blom L, Sengoelge M
J Pediatr Psychol 2019 Nov;():

Children Immunization App (CImA) Among Syrian Refugees in Zaatari Camp, Jordan: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial Intervention Study.
Khader YS, Laflamme L, Schmid D, El-Halabi S, Abu Khdair M, Sengoelge M, et al
JMIR Res Protoc 2019 Oct;8(10):e13557

Admission factors associated with the in-hospital mortality of burns patients in resource-constrained settings: A two-year retrospective investigation in a South African adult burns centre.
Boissin C, Wallis LA, Kleintjes W, Laflamme L
Burns 2019 09;45(6):1462-1470

Quality of life in the limelight: a study protocol of a Swedish register-based cohort study on quality of life after an injury.
Hasselberg M, Rissanen R
BMJ Open 2019 Sep;9(9):e031023

Trajectories of sickness absence after road traffic injury: a Swedish register-based cohort study.
Rissanen R, Liang Y, Moeller J, Nevriana A, Berg HY, Hasselberg M
BMJ Open 2019 Jul;9(7):e031132

mHealth for Burn Injury Consultations in a Low-Resource Setting: An Acceptability Study Among Health Care Providers.
Klingberg A, Sawe HR, Hammar U, Wallis LA, Hasselberg M
Telemed J E Health 2019 Jun;():

Effectiveness of digital technologies at improving vaccine uptake and series completion - A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
Atkinson KM, Wilson K, Murphy MSQ, El-Halabi S, Kahale LA, Laflamme LL, et al
Vaccine 2019 May;37(23):3050-3060

Are There Changes in Inequalities in Injuries? A Review of Evidence in the WHO European Region.
Sengoelge M, Leithaus M, Braubach M, Laflamme L
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2019 02;16(4):


Prevalence, trend and contributing factors of geriatric syndromes among older Swedes: results from the Stockholm County Council Public Health Surveys.
Liang Y, Rausch C, Laflamme L, Möller J
BMC Geriatr 2018 12;18(1):322

Teleconsultation Using Mobile Phones for Diagnosis and Acute Care of Burn Injuries Among Emergency Physicians: Mixed-Methods Study.
Klingberg A, Wallis LA, Hasselberg M, Yen PY, Fritzell SC
JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2018 Oct;6(10):e11076

What do emergency medicine and burns specialists from resource constrained settings expect from mHealth-based diagnostic support? A qualitative study examining the case of acute burn care.
Crumley I, Blom L, Laflamme L, Alvesson HM
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2018 08;18(1):71

Expectations of medical specialists about image-based teleconsultation - A qualitative study on acute burns in South Africa.
Blom L, Laflamme L, Mölsted Alvesson H
PLoS ONE 2018 ;13(3):e0194278

I did NOT feel like this at all before the accident: do men and women report different health and life consequences of a road traffic injury?
Hasselberg M, Kirsebom M, Bäckström J, Berg HY, Rissanen R
Inj. Prev. 2019 08;25(4):307-312

Ecological study of road traffic injuries in the eastern Mediterranean region: country economic level, road user category and gender perspectives.
Sengoelge M, Laflamme L, El-Khatib Z
BMC Public Health 2018 02;18(1):236


Accuracy of acute burns diagnosis made using smartphones and tablets: a questionnaire-based study among medical experts.
Blom L, Boissin C, Allorto N, Wallis L, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
BMC Emerg Med 2017 Dec;17(1):39

New, Occasional, and Frequent Use of Zolpidem or Zopiclone (Alone and in Combination) and the Risk of Injurious Road Traffic Crashes in Older Adult Drivers: A Population-Based Case-Control and Case-Crossover Study.
Nevriana A, Möller J, Laflamme L, Monárrez-Espino J
CNS Drugs 2017 Aug;31(8):711-722

Quality of life following road traffic injury: A systematic literature review.
Rissanen R, Berg HY, Hasselberg M
Accid Anal Prev 2017 Nov;108():308-320

Using Mobile Apps to Communicate Vaccination Records: A City-wide Evaluation with a National Immunization App, Maternal Child Registry and Public Health Authorities.
Atkinson KM, El-Khatib Z, Barnum G, Bell C, Turcotte MC, Murphy MSQ, et al
Healthc Q 2017 ;20(3):41-46

A roadmap for the implementation of mHealth innovations for image-based diagnostic support in clinical and public-health settings: a focus on front-line health workers and health-system organizations.
Wallis L, Hasselberg M, Barkman C, Bogoch I, Broomhead S, Dumont G, et al
Glob Health Action 2017 Jun;10(sup3):1340254

Image-based mHealth for remote diagnostic assistance a means to promote equity in quality care.
Laflamme L
Glob Health Action 2017 06;10(sup3):1344004

Adherence to Referral Criteria at Admission and Patient Management at a Specialized Burns Centre: The Case of the Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa.
Boissin C, Hasselberg M, Kronblad E, Kim SM, Wallis L, Rode H, et al
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017 07;14(7):

Assessing guidelines for burn referrals in a resource-constrained setting: Demographic and clinical factors associated with inter-facility transfer.
Klingberg A, Wallis L, Rode H, Stenberg T, Laflamme L, Hasselberg M
Burns 2017 Aug;43(5):1070-1077

The global burden of child burn injuries in light of country level economic development and income inequality.
Sengoelge M, El-Khatib Z, Laflamme L
Prev Med Rep 2017 Jun;6():115-120

Image-based teleconsultation using smartphones or tablets: qualitative assessment of medical experts. Boissin, Blom, Wallis, Laflamme L. Emerg Med J 2017;34:95-99.

Outcomes 2 years after traumatic spinal cord injury in Botswana: a follow-up study.
Löfvenmark I, Wikmar LN, Hasselberg M, Norrbrink C, Hultling C
Spinal Cord 2017 Mar;55(3):285-289

Outcomes after acute traumatic spinal cord injury in Botswana: from admission to discharge.
Löfvenmark I, Hasselberg M, Nilsson Wikmar L, Hultling C, Norrbrink C
Spinal Cord 2017 Feb;55(2):208-212


Gender differences in burns: A study from emergency centres in the Western Cape, South Africa.
Blom L, Klingberg A, Laflamme L, Wallis L, Hasselberg M
Burns 2016 Nov;42(7):1600-1608

New opioid analgesic use and the risk of injurious single-vehicle crashes in drivers aged 50-80 years: A population-based matched case-control study.
Monárrez-Espino J, Laflamme L, Rausch C, Elling B, Möller J
Age Ageing 2016 09;45(5):628-34

Injury-related hospitalizations in 2002 and 2012 in a Mexican rural hospital: differences between indigenous and non-indigenous inpatients.
Monárrez-Espino J, Stahl AM, Tayabas LMT, Carreón AB, Laflamme L
Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 2017 Sep;24(3):345-353

Demographic and regional characteristics of road traffic injury deaths in Jiangsu Province, China.
Ding Y, Zhou J, Yang J, Laflamme L
J Public Health (Oxf) 2017 09;39(3):e79-e87

A Smartphone App and Cloud-Based Consultation System for Burn Injury Emergency Care.
Wallis LA, Fleming J, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L, Lundin J
PLoS ONE 2016 ;11(2):e0147253

Public health consequences of road traffic injuries - Estimation of seriously injured persons based on risk for permanent medical impairment. Berg HY, Ifver J, Hasselberg M. Transportation Research Part F-Traffic Psychology and Behaviour 2016:38;1-6.


Can We Trust the Use of Smartphone Cameras in Clinical Practice? Laypeople Assessment of Their Image Quality.
Boissin C, Fleming J, Wallis L, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
Telemed J E Health 2015 Nov;21(11):887-92

Photograph-based diagnosis of burns in patients with dark-skin types: the importance of case and assessor characteristics.
Boissin C, Laflamme L, Wallis L, Fleming J, Hasselberg M
Burns 2015 Sep;41(6):1253-60

A review of primary and secondary burn services in the Western Cape, South Africa.
Rode H, Rogers AD, Numanoglu A, Wallis L, Allgaier R, Laflamme L, et al
S. Afr. Med. J. 2015 Sep;105(10):853-7

Patterns in health-related behaviours and fall injuries among older people: a population-based study in Stockholm County, Sweden.
Helgadottir B, Moller J, Laflamme L
Age Ageing 2015 Jul;44(4):604-10

Type, number or both? A population-based matched case-control study on the risk of fall injuries among older people and number of medications beyond fall-inducing drugs.
Laflamme L, Monárrez-Espino J, Johnell K, Elling B, Möller J
PLoS ONE 2015 ;10(3):e0123390

CYP2D6-inhibiting drugs and the increased risk of fall-related injuries due to newly initiated opioid treatment--a Swedish, register-based case-crossover study.
Möller J, Laflamme L, Söderberg Löfdal K
Basic Clin. Pharmacol. Toxicol. 2015 Feb;116(2):134-924975450

Traumatic spinal cord injury in Botswana: characteristics, aetiology and mortality.
Löfvenmark I, Norrbrink C, Nilsson-Wikmar L, Hultling C, Chakandinakira S, Hasselberg M
Spinal Cord 2015 Feb;53(2):150-4

Country level economic disparities in child injury mortality.

Khan UR, Sengoelge M, Zia N, Razzak JA, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
Arch. Dis. Child. 2015 Feb;100 Suppl 1():S29-33