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Anttila, A., Pokhrel, A., Heikkilä, P., Viinanen R. and Pukkala, E.: Kidney cancer risk in oil refining in Finland: a nested case-referent study. J. Occup. Environ. Med. 2015; 57: 68-72.

Coviello, E., Dickman, P.W., Seppä, K. and Pokhrel, A.: Estimating net survival using a life-table approach. The Stata Journal 2015; 15: 173-185.

Hakama, M., Pokhrel, A., Malila, N. and Hakulinen, T.: Sensitivity, effect and overdiagnosis in screening for cancers with detectable pre-invasive phase. Int. J. Cancer 2015; 136: 928-935.

Seppä, K., Hakulinen, T. and Pokhrel, A.: Choosing the net survival method for cancer survival estimation. Eur. J. Cancer 2015; 51: 1123-1129.

Singh, D., Malila, N., Pokhrel, A. and Anttila, A.: Association of symptoms and breast cancer in population-based mammography screening in Finland. Int. J. Cancer 2015; 136: E630-E637.


Madanat-Harjuoja, L.M., Pokhrel, A., Kivivuori, S.M. and Saarinen-Pihkala, U.M.: Childhood cancer survival in Finland (1953-2010): a nation-wide population-based study. Int. J. Cancer 2014; 135: 2129-2134.


Kukko, H., Böhling, T., Koljonen, V., Tukiainen, E., Haglund, C., Pokhrel, A., Sankila, R. and Pukkala, E.: Merkel cell carcinoma - a population-based epidemiological study in Finland with a clinical series of 181 cases. Eur. J. Cancer 2012; 48: 737-742.

Leinonen, M.K., Nieminen, P., Lönnberg, S., Malila, N., Hakama, M., Pokhrel, A., Laurila, P., Tarkkanen, J. and Anttila, A.: Detection rates of precancerous and cancerous cervical lesions within one screening round of primary human papillomavirus DNA testing: prospective randomised trial in Finland. BMJ 2012;345:e7789.

Soininen, L., Pokhrel, A., Dyba, T., Pukkala, E. and Hakulinen, T.: Survival of Sami cancer patients. Int. J. Circumpolar Health 2012, 71: 18959-


Anttila, A., Pokhrel, A., Kotaniemi-Talonen, L., Hakama, M., Malila, N. and Nieminen, P.: Cervical cancer patterns with automation-assisted and conventional cytological screening: a randomized study. Int. J. Cancer 2011; 128: 1204-1212.


Pokhrel, A., Martikainen, P., Pukkala, E., Rautalahti, M., Seppä, K. and Hakulinen, T.: Education, survival and avoidable deaths in cancer patients in Finland. Brit. J. Cancer 2010; 103: 1109-1114.


Pokhrel, A. and Hakulinen, T.: Age-standardisation of relative survival ratios of cancer patients in a comparison between countries, genders and time periods. Eur. J. Cancer 2009; 45: 642-647.


Pokhrel, A., Dyba, T. and Hakulinen, T.: A Greenwood formula for standard error of the age-standardised relative survival ratio. Eur. J. Cancer 2008; 44: 441-447.

Pokhrel, A. and Hakulinen, T.: How to interpret the relative survival ratios of cancer patients. Eur. J. Cancer 2008; 44: 2661-2667.


Pokhrel, A.: Age-standardization of relative survival ratios for cancer patients. Doctor's Thesis. University of Tampere. Acta Universitatis Tamperensis No. 1278. Tampere 2007.