F B Christensen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stabilisation surgery for chronic low back pain: indications, surgical procedures, and outcome
    F B Christensen
    Spine Section, Orthopaedic Department, Aarhus University Hospital, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Scand J Rheumatol 33:210-7. 2004
  2. pmc Can autologous bone culture predict spinal fusion capacity?
    F B Christensen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur Spine J 8:54-60. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint [The effect of pedicle screw instrumentation on posterolateral spinal fusion. A prospective, randomized study with a two-year follow-up]
    F B Christensen
    ortopaedkirurgisk afdeling E, Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Kommunehospital
    Ugeskr Laeger 161:1920-5. 1999
  4. pmc Titanium-alloy enhances bone-pedicle screw fixation: mechanical and histomorphometrical results of titanium-alloy versus stainless steel
    F B Christensen
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur Spine J 9:97-103. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver agreement of radiograph interpretation with and without pedicle screw implants: the need for a detailed classification system in posterolateral spinal fusion
    F B Christensen
    Spine Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:538-43; discussion 543-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Posterolateral spinal fusion at unintended levels due to bone-graft migration: no effect on clinical outcome in 19/130 patients
    F B Christensen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Orthop Scand 72:354-8. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Importance of the back-café concept to rehabilitation after lumbar spinal fusion: a randomized clinical study with a 2-year follow-up
    Finn B Christensen
    Spine Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2561-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Circumferential lumbar spinal fusion with Brantigan cage versus posterolateral fusion with titanium Cotrel-Dubousset instrumentation: a prospective, randomized clinical study of 146 patients
    Finn B Christensen
    Spine Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:2674-83. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term functional outcome of pedicle screw instrumentation as a support for posterolateral spinal fusion: randomized clinical study with a 5-year follow-up
    Finn Bjarke Christensen
    Orthopedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1269-77. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Mechanical and histological analysis of bone-pedicle screw interface in vivo: titanium versus stainless steel
    C Sun
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Nørrebrogade 44, DK 8000 C, Denmark
    Chin Med J (Engl) 112:456-60. 1999

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Stabilisation surgery for chronic low back pain: indications, surgical procedures, and outcome
    F B Christensen
    Spine Section, Orthopaedic Department, Aarhus University Hospital, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Scand J Rheumatol 33:210-7. 2004
    ..One study has demonstrated the importance of the inclusion of coping schemes, and questioned the role of intensive exercises in a rehabilitation programme for spinal fusion patients...
  2. pmc Can autologous bone culture predict spinal fusion capacity?
    F B Christensen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur Spine J 8:54-60. 1999
    ..However, with more sensitive testing and better discrimination, other results are possible - or can in any event not be excluded...
  3. ncbi request reprint [The effect of pedicle screw instrumentation on posterolateral spinal fusion. A prospective, randomized study with a two-year follow-up]
    F B Christensen
    ortopaedkirurgisk afdeling E, Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Kommunehospital
    Ugeskr Laeger 161:1920-5. 1999
    ..A high patient satisfaction was found in both groups. However, the results from this study do not justify the general use of pedicle screw fixation alone as an adjunct to posterolateral lumbar fusion...
  4. pmc Titanium-alloy enhances bone-pedicle screw fixation: mechanical and histomorphometrical results of titanium-alloy versus stainless steel
    F B Christensen
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur Spine J 9:97-103. 2000
    ..There was no correlation between the screw removal torque and the pull-out strength, which indicates that the peripheral bone structure around the screw was unaffected by the choice of metal...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver agreement of radiograph interpretation with and without pedicle screw implants: the need for a detailed classification system in posterolateral spinal fusion
    F B Christensen
    Spine Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:538-43; discussion 543-4. 2001
    ..A prospective randomized clinical study in which four observers evaluated radiographs of posterolateral fusion masses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Posterolateral spinal fusion at unintended levels due to bone-graft migration: no effect on clinical outcome in 19/130 patients
    F B Christensen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Orthop Scand 72:354-8. 2001
    ..We conclude that unintended fusion occurs and tends to be commoner with the use of pedicle screw instrumentation. However, this complication seems not to affect the functional outcome if fusion has taken place at the intended level...
  7. ncbi request reprint Importance of the back-café concept to rehabilitation after lumbar spinal fusion: a randomized clinical study with a 2-year follow-up
    Finn B Christensen
    Spine Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2561-9. 2003
    ..A prospective, randomized, clinical study with a 2-year follow-up...
  8. ncbi request reprint Circumferential lumbar spinal fusion with Brantigan cage versus posterolateral fusion with titanium Cotrel-Dubousset instrumentation: a prospective, randomized clinical study of 146 patients
    Finn B Christensen
    Spine Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:2674-83. 2002
    ..A prospective randomized clinical study with a 2-year follow-up period was conducted...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term functional outcome of pedicle screw instrumentation as a support for posterolateral spinal fusion: randomized clinical study with a 5-year follow-up
    Finn Bjarke Christensen
    Orthopedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1269-77. 2002
    ..A prospective randomized clinical study with a 5-year follow-up...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mechanical and histological analysis of bone-pedicle screw interface in vivo: titanium versus stainless steel
    C Sun
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Nørrebrogade 44, DK 8000 C, Denmark
    Chin Med J (Engl) 112:456-60. 1999
    ..To investigate the differences in bone interface between titanium and stainless steel pedicle screws in the lumbar spine...
  11. ncbi request reprint 1997 Volvo Award winner in clinical studies. The effect of pedicle screw instrumentation on functional outcome and fusion rates in posterolateral lumbar spinal fusion: a prospective, randomized clinical study
    K Thomsen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2813-22. 1997
    ..The results of this study do not justify the general use of pedicle screw fixation alone as an adjunct to posterolateral lumbar fusion...
  12. ncbi request reprint Smoking as a predictor of negative outcome in lumbar spinal fusion
    T Andersen
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopaedics E, Aarhus University Hospital, Nørrebrogade 44, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2623-8. 2001
    ..A review of the smoking habits in 426 patients who had been followed prospectively for 2 years after a lumbar spinal fusion procedure was conducted...