Gisela Sjøgaard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern Denmark
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Exercise training and work task induced metabolic and stress-related mRNA and protein responses in myalgic muscles
    Gisela Sjøgaard
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, 5320 Odense M, Denmark
    Biomed Res Int 2013:984523. 2013
  2. pmc A randomised controlled trial among cleaners--effects on strength, balance and kinesiophobia
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:776. 2011
  3. pmc Worksite interventions for preventing physical deterioration among employees in job-groups with high physical work demands: background, design and conceptual model of FINALE
    Andreas Holtermann
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 10:120. 2010
  4. pmc Neck pain and postural balance among workers with high postural demands - a cross-sectional study
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:176. 2011
  5. pmc Protocol for shoulder function training reducing musculoskeletal pain in shoulder and neck: a randomized controlled trial
    Christoffer H Andersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:14. 2011
  6. pmc Protocol for work place adjusted intelligent physical exercise reducing musculoskeletal pain in shoulder and neck (VIMS): a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Lars L Andersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:173. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Muscle oxygenation and glycolysis in females with trapezius myalgia during stress and repetitive work using microdialysis and NIRS
    Gisela Sjøgaard
    Institute of Sport Sciences and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230, Odense M, Denmark
    Eur J Appl Physiol 108:657-69. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Does an exercise intervention improving aerobic capacity among construction workers also improve musculoskeletal pain, work ability, productivity, perceived physical exertion, and sick leave?: a randomized controlled trial
    Bibi Gram
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1520-6. 2012
  9. pmc Changed activation, oxygenation, and pain response of chronically painful muscles to repetitive work after training interventions: a randomized controlled trial
    Karen Søgaard
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense M, Denmark
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:173-81. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Scapular dyskinesis in trapezius myalgia and intraexaminer reproducibility of clinical tests
    Birgit Juul-Kristensen
    University of Southern Denmark, Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Research Unit for Musculoskeletal Function and Physiotherapy, Odense M
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:492-502. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Exercise training and work task induced metabolic and stress-related mRNA and protein responses in myalgic muscles
    Gisela Sjøgaard
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, 5320 Odense M, Denmark
    Biomed Res Int 2013:984523. 2013
    ..In contrast, prolonged general fitness as well as specific strength training decreased mRNA content of heat shock protein while the capacity of carbohydrate oxidation was increased only after specific strength training...
  2. pmc A randomised controlled trial among cleaners--effects on strength, balance and kinesiophobia
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:776. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of a 3-month workplace trial with interventions to improve physical or cognitive behavioural resources among cleaners...
  3. pmc Worksite interventions for preventing physical deterioration among employees in job-groups with high physical work demands: background, design and conceptual model of FINALE
    Andreas Holtermann
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 10:120. 2010
    ..e. cleaners, health-care workers, construction workers and industrial workers) characterized by high physical work demands, musculoskeletal disorders, poor work ability and sickness absence...
  4. pmc Neck pain and postural balance among workers with high postural demands - a cross-sectional study
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:176. 2011
    ..We therefore hypothesised, that cleaners with neck pain suffer from postural dysfunction. This cross-sectional study tested if cleaners with neck pain have an impaired postural balance compared with cleaners without neck pain...
  5. pmc Protocol for shoulder function training reducing musculoskeletal pain in shoulder and neck: a randomized controlled trial
    Christoffer H Andersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:14. 2011
    ..Active treatments have often been divided into either training of the painful area or the surrounding musculature avoiding direct training of the painful area. Our study investigates the effect of the latter approach...
  6. pmc Protocol for work place adjusted intelligent physical exercise reducing musculoskeletal pain in shoulder and neck (VIMS): a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Lars L Andersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:173. 2010
    ..The main outcome measure is pain in the neck and shoulders at week 20. TRIAL REGISTRATION: The trial is registered at ClinicalTrials.gov, number NCT01027390...
  7. doi request reprint Muscle oxygenation and glycolysis in females with trapezius myalgia during stress and repetitive work using microdialysis and NIRS
    Gisela Sjøgaard
    Institute of Sport Sciences and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230, Odense M, Denmark
    Eur J Appl Physiol 108:657-69. 2010
    ..Higher relative muscle load during PEG and STR, insufficient muscle blood flow and oxygenation may account for the higher lactate, pyruvate and pain responses among MYA versus CON...
  8. doi request reprint Does an exercise intervention improving aerobic capacity among construction workers also improve musculoskeletal pain, work ability, productivity, perceived physical exertion, and sick leave?: a randomized controlled trial
    Bibi Gram
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1520-6. 2012
    ..To investigate whether an exercise intervention shown to increase aerobic capacity, would also lead to less musculoskeletal pain; improved work ability, productivity, and perceived physical exertion; and less sick leave...
  9. pmc Changed activation, oxygenation, and pain response of chronically painful muscles to repetitive work after training interventions: a randomized controlled trial
    Karen Søgaard
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense M, Denmark
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:173-81. 2012
    ..The results demonstrate differential adaptive mechanisms of contrasting physical exercise interventions on chronic muscle pain at rest and during repetitive work tasks...
  10. doi request reprint Scapular dyskinesis in trapezius myalgia and intraexaminer reproducibility of clinical tests
    Birgit Juul-Kristensen
    University of Southern Denmark, Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Research Unit for Musculoskeletal Function and Physiotherapy, Odense M
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:492-502. 2011
    ..Finally, scapular dyskinesis in cases with trapezius myalgia must be followed longitudinally for clinical importance...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of specific resistance training on musculoskeletal pain symptoms: dose-response relationship
    Mogens T Pedersen
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Strength Cond Res 27:229-35. 2013
    ..The training volume per session should be optimized by securing a load at 10-15 repetition maximum and adhering to principles of progressive overload...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of individualized worksite exercise training on aerobic capacity and muscle strength among construction workers--a randomized controlled intervention study
    Bibi Gram
    Institute of Sports Sciences and Clinical Biomechanics University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, DK 5230 Odense M, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 38:467-75. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the physical capacity of construction workers and evaluate the effect of individually tailored exercise programs on their physical fitness and muscular capacity...
  13. pmc Implementation of neck/shoulder exercises for pain relief among industrial workers: a randomized controlled trial
    Mette K Zebis
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, 5320 Odense M, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:205. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the effect of implementing strength training at the workplace on non-specific neck and shoulder pain among industrial workers...
  14. doi request reprint Scapular muscle activity from selected strengthening exercises performed at low and high intensities
    Christoffer H Andersen
    National Research Center for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Strength Cond Res 26:2408-16. 2012
    ..For example, both workers with neck pain and athletes at risk of shoulder impingement (e.g., overhead sports) should perform push-up plus and press-ups to specifically strengthen the serratus anterior and lower trapezius...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic distribution of non-traumatic upper limb disorders: vibrotactile sense in the evaluation of structured examination for optimal diagnostic criteria
    Lise H Laursen
    Research Unit of Maritime Medicine, University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Med Lav 98:127-44. 2007
    ..Prior studies have shed light on the nerves in the diagnostic approach beside disorders related to muscles, tendons and joints (MCDs)...
  16. ncbi request reprint A physiological counterpoint to mechanistic estimates of "internal power" during cycling at different pedal rates
    Ernst Albin Hansen
    Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense, Denmark
    Eur J Appl Physiol 91:435-42. 2004
    ..Further, external power (EP) affected IP significantly such that IP was larger at moderate than at low EP at the majority of the pedal rates applied but on average this difference was only 8%...