Affiliation: Copenhagen University Hospital
- ISCoS-WHO collaboration. International Perspectives of Spinal Cord Injury (IPSCI) reportF Biering-Sørensen
International Spinal Cord Society Executive Committee, Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury, UK
Spinal Cord 49:679-83. 2011..The objective of this study was to describe the projects, the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) has in cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO) for the benefit of individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) worldwide...
- Recommendations for translation and reliability testing of International Spinal Cord Injury Data SetsF Biering-Sørensen
Clinic for Spinal Cord Injuries, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Spinal Cord 49:357-60. 2011..To provide recommendations regarding translation and reliability testing of International Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Data Sets...
- Incorporation of the International Spinal Cord Injury Data Set elements into the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Common Data ElementsF Biering-Sørensen
Clinic for Spinal Cord Injuries, Neuroscience Centre, Rigshospitalet and University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Spinal Cord 49:60-4. 2011..To develop consistent variable names and a common database structure for the data elements in the International Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Data Sets...
- Sleep disordered breathing following spinal cord injuryFin Biering-Sørensen
Clinic for Spinal Cord Injuries, Rigshospitalet, and University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Respir Physiol Neurobiol 169:165-70. 2009....
- Non-pharmacological treatment and prevention of bone loss after spinal cord injury: a systematic reviewF Biering-Sørensen
Clinic for Spinal Cord Injuries, Rigshospitalet, Hornbaek, Denmark
Spinal Cord 47:508-18. 2009..Review the literature on non-pharmacological prevention and treatment of osteoporosis after spinal cord injury (SCI)...
- Muscle after spinal cord injuryBo Biering-Sørensen
Clinic for Spinal Cord Injuries, Neuroscience Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Havnevej 25, DK 3100 Hornbaek, Denmark
Muscle Nerve 40:499-519. 2009..Future studies should longitudinally examine changes in muscles from early SCI until steady state is reached in order to determine optimal training protocols for maintaining skeletal muscle after paralysis...
- Impaired transmission in the corticospinal tract and gait disability in spinal cord injured personsDorothy Barthelemy
Department of Physical Exercise and Sport Sciences, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
J Neurophysiol 104:1167-76. 2010..Gait speed was correlated to foot drop, and was the lowest in participants with no MEP at rest. The data confirm that transmission in the corticospinal tract is of importance for lifting the foot during the swing phase of human gait...
- Men with spinal cord injury have a smaller prostate than men withoutHelle Hvarness
Department of Urology, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Urol Nephrol 41:120-3. 2007..To compare prostate volume and number of ejaculations in men with and without spinal cord injury (SCI)...
- Urinary calculi following traumatic spinal cord injuryRikke Bølling Hansen
Clinic for Spinal Cord Injuries, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Urol Nephrol 41:115-9. 2007..To investigate the time aspect of the development of renal and bladder calculi in individuals with traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) and a possible relation between the development of calculi and the bladder-emptying method...
- "Central command" and insular activation during attempted foot lifting in paraplegic humansMarkus Nowak
The Copenhagen Muscle Research Center, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Hum Brain Mapp 25:259-65. 2005..A conjunction analysis showing responses common to handgrip and attempted foot lifting revealed activation in the right central insula (P < 0.05, corrected) in concordance with the concept of a central command feed-forward hypothesis...
- Antispastic effect of penile vibration in men with spinal cord lesionLine Laessøe
Department of Urology 2112, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:919-24. 2004..To evaluate the possible antispastic effect of penile vibratory stimulation (PVS) in men with spinal cord lesion (SCL)...
- Training by low-frequency stimulation of tibialis anterior in spinal cord-injured menStephen D R Harridge
Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Muscle Nerve 25:685-94. 2002..This study provides evidence, at the level of gene transcription, that a fast-to-slow change in MHC isoform composition may be possible in human muscle when its usage is significantly increased...
- Urinary tract infection in individuals with spinal cord lesionFin Biering-Sørensen
Clinic for Para and Tetraplegia, The Neuroscience Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
Curr Opin Urol 12:45-9. 2002..There is some evidence that cranberry products may prevent urinary tract infection. In the future, bacterial interference and vaccination may be a possibility for prevention of urinary tract infection...