Dr Sofia Freland MD, Ph D, is an Emergency medicine & Accident Specialist Physician. Dr Freland is an activemember of the World Society for Cardiothoracic Trauma and she is a reg-ular reviewer for the Journal of Cardiothoracic Trauma. Dr Freland is actively involved in the clinical work in the acute & trauma services in the eastern county of Sweden basedat the Uni-versity Hospital of Linköping. Dr Freland gained her PhD from the KarolinskaInstitutet, Stockholm onSeptember 1999. Dr Freland performed her postdoc at the Karolinska Institute, Sweden, and at the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, Wellington, New Zeeland.