Working as a professor in vascular surgery in Uppsala, the oldest University of Scandinavia, founded in 1477, and with the only chair of Vascular Surgery in Sweden.
Research focusing on problems associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm, intestinal ischaemia, carotid artery surgery and vascular trauma. The tutor of 20 PhD students.
Member of several Editorial Boards: Co-editor of EurJ Vasc Endovasc Surg. Research-grants from the Swedish Research Council, among others. Publications: >150 original articles, >90 book-chapters and review-articles.
A main research interests is on the ACS and treatment with OA, and a member of the Executive Committee of the WSACS.