EUHA – the way forwards for nine European university hospitals
Today, Karolinska University Hospital will be hosting representatives of nine of Europe’s leading university hospitals in a digital meeting that will determine the agenda and ...
Karolinska Comprehensive Cancer Center
Karolinska CCC brings together cutting-edge expertise in highly specialized cancer care and basic, translational, and clinical cancer research.
Karolinska moves in to the homes of patients with heart failure
Karolinska is leading a new, regionwide project that follows patients after they’ve been discharged. Patients, including those with heart failure, report data concerning their ...
The Astrid Lindgren Children’s Hospital at Karolinska is leading the fight against severe hyperinflammation in children
It is not known exactly how many children have been infected with COVID19, but children tend to experience a milder course of the illness, and it is rare for a child to become ...
Karolinska declared the world’s seventh best hospital
Karolinska University Hospital is the seventh best hospital in the world, according to Newsweek magazine. The hospital is ranked highest in Scandinavia and second highest in ...
Karolinska University Hospital and Karolinska Institutet establish joint precision medicine centre
Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet and Region Stockholm have been working together for just under a year to increase the pace of introduction of precision ...
Smart digital care chain will identify more people at high risk of heart disease
The endocrinology medical unit has developed a digital care chain in order to trace people with the genetic blood-lipid disorder familial hypercholesterolemia. With the right ...
Scandinavia’s largest transplantation unit strengthened by cross-hospital collaboration
Karolinska’s capacity for transplants and donations was expanded during 2020, and the liver transplantation unit has become the largest in Scandinavia. The quality is also ...
Advanced foetal surgery saved the life of the child
With short notice, in the midst of a pandemic, a large multidisciplinary team of specialists was brought together to perform advanced foetal surgery. The so-called EXIT procedure ...
Miia Kivipelto received the Ryman Prize from the prime minister of New Zealand
Miia Kivipelto is the head of research and development at Tema Åldrande and a professor of clinical geriatrics at Karolinska Institutet, and she has been awarded the world’s most ...