Here are most of our publications since January 2014.









  • Khoshnood, U., Carlsson, M., Akbarzadeh, M., Bhiladvala, P., Roijer, A., Bodetoft, S., Höglund, P., Zughaft, D., Todorova, L., Erlinge, D. & Ekelund, U. 2015. Effects of oxygen therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction treated with acute percutaneous coronary intervention – The design of the Supplemental Oxygen in Catheterized Coronary Emergency Reperfusion (SOCCER) study. Cardiology 2015; 132:16-21.


  • Mokhtari, A., Söderholm, M., Dryver, E. & Ekelund, U. 2015. Diagnostic values of chest pain history, ECG, troponin and clinical gestalt in patients with chest pain and potential acute coronary syndrome assessed in the emergency department. Springer Plus 4:219. Epub 2015-05-06.








  • Mokhtari, A. Lindahl, B., Smith, G., Holzmann, M.J., Khoshnood, A. & Ekelund, U. 2016. Diagnostic Accuracy of High Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T at Presentation Combined with History and ECG For Ruling Out Major Adverse Cardiac Events. Ann Emerg Med 68, 6, pp 649–658.





  • Mokhtari, A., Lindahl, B., Gilje, P., Khoshnood, A., Yndigegn, T., Schiopu, A. & Ekelund, U. 2017. A 0h/1h protocol for safe early discharge of chest pain patients. Academic Emergency medicine 24(8):983-992. doi: 10.1111/acem.13224. Epub 2017 Jul 26.


  • Pickering, J.W., Than, M.P., Cullen, L., Aldous, S., ter Avest, A., Body, R., Carlton, E.W., Collinson, P., Dupuy, A.M., Ekelund, U., Eggers, K.M., Florkowski, C.M., Freund, Y., George, P., Goodacre, S., Greenslade, J., Jaffe, A.S., Lord, S.J., Mokhtari, A., Mueller, C., Munro, A., Mustapha, S., Parsonage, W., Peacock, W.F., Pemberton, C., Richards, A.M., Sanchis, J., Staub, L.P., Troughton, R., Twerenbold, R., Wildi, K. & Young, J. Rapid Rule-out of Myocardial Infarction with a High-sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T measurement below the limit of detection: A collaborative meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med, May 16;166(10):715-724.



  • Khoshnood, A., Carlsson, M., Akbarzadeh, M., Bhiladvala, P., Roijer, A., Höglund, P., Zughaft, D., Todorova, L., Mokhtari, A., Arheden, H., Erlinge, D. & Ekelund, U. 2017. Effects of oxygen therapy on wall motion score index in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction – the randomized SOCCER trial. Echocardiography pp. 1–8. Online June 29, 2017. DOI: 10.1111/echo.13599.


  • Hofmann, R., James, S.K., Jernberg, T., Lindahl, B., Erlinge, D., Witt, N., Arefalk, G., Frick, M., Alfredsson, J., Nilsson, L., Ravn-Fischer, A., Omerovic, E., Kellerth, T., Sparv, D., Ekelund, U., Linder, R., Ekström, M., Lauermann, J., Pernow, J., Östlund, O., Herlitz J. & Svensson L. 2017. Oxygen therapy in suspected acute myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med, published online Aug 28, 2017. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1706222.



  • Khoshnood, A., Akbarzadeh, M., Carlsson, M., Sparv, D., Bhiladvala, P., Mokhtari, A., Erlinge, D. & Ekelund, U. Effect of oxygen therapy on chest pain in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction – Results from the randomized SOCCER trial. Scand Cardiovasc J, Published online: 13 Feb 2018.



  • Lindow T., Engblom H., Khoshnood A., Ekelund U., Carlsson M. & Pahlm O. Chest lead ST-J amplitudes using arm electrodes as reference instead of the Wilson Central Terminal in smartphone ECG applications: influence on STEMI criteria fulfillment. Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology 2018; e12549,


  • Lindow, T., Pahlm, O., Olson, C.W., Khosnood, A., Ekelund, U., Carlsson M., Swenne, C.A., Man, S. & Engblom, H. 2017. Diagnostic accuracy of the Electrocardiographic Decision Support –Myocardial Ischemia (EDS-MI) algorithm in detection of acute coronary occlusion. Eur Heart J, Acute cardiovascular care. First Published April 3, 2018,


  • Schade Hansen, C., Pottegård, A., Ekelund, U., Kildegaard Jensen, H., Lundager Forberg, J., Brabrand, M. & Touborg Lassen, A. Association of QTc prolongation and prognosis in patients with suspected poisoning in the emergency department – a transnational propensity score matched cohort. BMJ Open 2018;8:e020036. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020036.



  • Almer J., Elmberg, V., Bränsvik, J., Nordlund, D., Khoshnood A., Ringborn, M., Carlsson, M., Ekelund, U. & Engblom, H. 2018.Ischemic QRS prolongation as a biomarker of myocardial injury in STEMI patients. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2018 Sep 28:e12601. doi: 10.1111/anec.12601. [Epub ahead of print]


  • Jonsson, M.H., Hommel, A., Turkiewicz, A., Ekelund, U., Englund, M. Mellander, O. & Bentzer, P 2018. Plasma lactate at admission does not predict mortality and complications in hip fracture patients: a prospective observational study. Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation Received 20 Apr 2018, Accepted 19 Aug 2018, Published online: Oct 1, 2018.


  • Borna, C., KOLLBERG, K., Mokthari, A. & Ekelund, U. 2018. The clinical objective rule-out evaluation (CORE) allows early rule out of major adverse cardiac events in acute chest pain patients. Scand Cardiovasc J. Nov 16: 1-7. doi: 10.1080/14017431.2018.1546891,



  • Carlsson, M., Ugander, M., Kanski, M., Borgqvist, R., Ekelund, U. & Arheden, H. 2018. Heart filling exceeds emptying during late ventricular systole in patients with systolic heart failure and healthy subjects. Clin Physiol Funct Imaging (2019) 39, pp 192–200.



  • Lindow, T., Birnbaum, Y., Nikus, K., Maan, A., Ekelund, U. & Pahlm, O. 2019. Why complicate an important task? An orderly display of the limb leads in the 12-lead electrocardiogram and its implications for recognition of acute coronary syndrome. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. 19, 1, 13.


  • Khoshnood, A., Wäfors Fritz, M. & Ekelund, U. 2019. Gärningsmannen, brottet och offret. In: Brottslighet och utsatthet i Malmö. Khoshnood, A. & Wäfors Fritz (Eds), Studentlitteratur 2019.