Karolinska University Hospital
Karolinska University Hospital is one of Europe’s premier health facilities. Together with the world-respected Karolinska Institutet, we lead in development and medical break-throughs.
View this film presentation of Karolinska University Hospital – one of the largest university hospitals in Europe. Patients come to Karolinska from all over Sweden and from other countries. We receive 1.35 million patient visits each year.
The world's first photon-counting computed tomography in clinical use
The world's first clinically approved photon-counting computed tomography (CT) scanner has been put into operation at Karolinska in Huddinge. The technology improves image quality to such an extent that the radiation dose in many cases can be halved.
Karolinska University Hospital offer highly advanced medical care, knowledge transfer and cooperation within clinical research and innovation.
Research and Education
Karolinska University Hospital conducts leading clinical research and education in close collaboration with Karolinska Institutet and other universities.
Innovation and Development
Karolinska works strategically with innovations and partnerships to shape the best possible health care for the patients of tomorrow.
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Contact and Visit us
Karolinska University Hospital is one hospital with two locations, Karolinska Huddinge and Karolinska Solna.
Karolinska University Hospital has the lowest mortality rate for cardiac surgery
Karolinska University Hospital is among the best hospitals in the world in terms of survival after cardiac surgery.x
New treatment for patients with liver cancer
A new treatment for patients with primary liver cancer and certain types of liver metastases has started up at Karolinska. The treatment, while allowing delivery of high radiation ...
When the immune system attacks cancer
Is it possible to change the body's own immune cells so that they can attack aggressive cancer cells? CAR T therapy at the Medical Unit for Cell Therapy and Allogeneic Stem Cell ...
Editor: Hanna Mellbin