Prof. Anders Green at the 5th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Management of Diabetes Mellitus and its Complications

2019-03-18T11:32:54+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Categories: Cancer, Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Nordic Health Registers|

Is diabetes per se a risk factor for developing cancer? Or is diabetes a marker of an underlying (pre-clinical) cancer process? Professor Anders Green from ApHER gave an invited presentation exploring these questions at the 5th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Management of Diabetes which took place the 7th to 9th of March in Bucharest, Romania. Read [...]

New publication: Finasteride treatment and male breast cancer: a register-based cohort study in four Nordic countries.

2018-12-04T15:59:31+00:00 December 4th, 2018|Categories: Cancer, Nordic Health Registers, Pharmacoepidemiology|

By pooling Nordic health data on medical devices & pharmaceuticals, and analyzing it on the micro-level, we tap into the full potential of big data. The Nordic health registers cover 26 mill. people from birth to death. Read about our most recent safety study, pooling data from 4 Nordic countries, here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5773955/ 

Danish Cancer Research Days 30-31 August 2018

2018-11-16T13:58:46+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Categories: Cancer, Health Economics|

ApHER participated at the cancer research days presenting the CEDAR study, a nationwide, observational study including all patients living with cancer of the lung, breast, bladder, ovary, and prostate as of 31st December 2005 and all patients first-time diagnosed from then up to 31st December 2015. Patients are followed from date of first diagnosis until death [...]

Benchmarking II

2018-08-23T14:14:30+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Categories: Cancer|

ApEHR has produced a report on behalf on the Danish Multidisciplinary Cancer Groups (DMCG) and the Danish Clinical Registries (RKKP, Regionernes Kliniske Kvalitets-udviklingsprogram) with an analysis of survival over the period 1995-2014 for five major cancer forms in Denmark. The report has now been published and can be found by following the link.

Real life treatment patterns and outcomes in advanced Melanoma patients in Italy and Sweden: The development of a Multi Country Database

2018-08-23T14:36:12+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Categories: Cancer|

This pilot study aims to create an international data platform for real world data on malignant melanoma treatment which can be used in clinical and epidemiological studies to systematically observe and describe patient treatment processes and outcomes. Findings from this pilot study are presented in the poster.

Staying in good health adds economic value to our societies

2018-08-20T15:05:22+00:00 December 14th, 2016|Categories: Cancer, Diseases of the nervous system, Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics|

In collaboration, Dr. Hans Martens and APEHR have completed a blog discussing the challenge of chronic disease for Europe's health systems. Link to the blog.

Status of the diabetes situation in Denmark: Social inequality in diabetes morbidity

2018-08-20T15:50:37+00:00 October 2nd, 2016|Categories: Cancer, Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases|

PhD and M.Sc. Camilla Sortsø gives a status on the diabetes morbidity in Denmark and how social inequality plays an important role in the Danish program "En syg forskel" (red. An ill difference). The program is about how social conditions is important in relation to children with chronic diseases as diabetes and cancer.

Real World Evidence: Clinical evidence – from the real world

2018-08-23T11:42:41+00:00 January 20th, 2015|Categories: Cancer, Nordic Health Registers|

With the Danish parliament in front, Denmark is preparing on becoming the internationally leading country in register- and database research within the health field. Professor and epidemiological scientist, Anders Green, is one of the architects behind the standardized platform on the future clinical cancer databases and tells his perspective on new ways within cancer treatment in Magasinet [...]

Prof. Anders Green and the ApEHR team teach and speak at several seminars on cancer, epidemiology, health economics and diabetes

2018-08-23T14:01:48+00:00 December 1st, 2014|Categories: Cancer, Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, Health Economics, Nordic Health Registers|

Prof. Anders Green and the APEHR team have been invited to teach and speak at different seminars on relevant health topics as epidemiology as a platform for health economics research, costs of diabetes and experiences of cancer in Denmark. Sortsø, C: "Societal Costs of Diabetes". International Health Conference. Oxford, June 25-27th 2015. Presentation "The Changing Epidemiology of [...]

Prof. Anders Green speaks at the 2014 Cancer Conference in Copenhagen

2018-08-23T13:05:53+00:00 March 6th, 2014|Categories: Cancer, Health Economics|

On the 6th of March 2014 The Danish Cancer Society and The Danish Multipisciplinary Cancer groups - DMCG.dk hosted a conference to discuss the increasing number of cancer patients which is projected towards 2025.  Is the healthcare system geared and ready for them? The healthcare system will be challenged in terms of resources in diagnoses, treatment, rehabilitation [...]