Leif I Havelin

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Affiliation: Haukeland University Hospital
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc An economic model to evaluate cost-effectiveness of computer assisted knee replacement surgery in Norway
    Øystein Gøthesen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haugesund Hospital, Karmsundsgate 120, 5528, Haugesund, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:202. 2013
  2. pmc The Nordic Arthroplasty Register Association: a unique collaboration between 3 national hip arthroplasty registries with 280,201 THRs
    Leif I Havelin
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 80:393-401. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A Scandinavian experience of register collaboration: the Nordic Arthroplasty Register Association (NARA)
    Leif I Havelin
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:13-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Results after 562 total elbow replacements: a report from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:449-56. 2009
  5. pmc Risk factors for infection after 46,113 intramedullary nail operations in low- and middle-income countries
    Sven Young
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    World J Surg 37:349-55. 2013
  6. pmc Increasing risk of prosthetic joint infection after total hip arthroplasty
    Håvard Dale
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
    Acta Orthop 83:449-58. 2012
  7. pmc Is there still a place for the cemented titanium femoral stem? 10,108 cases from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Geir Hallan
    Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 83:1-6. 2012
  8. pmc Risk factors for revision after shoulder arthroplasty: 1,825 shoulder arthroplasties from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology and The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 80:83-91. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Risk of revision for infection in primary total hip and knee arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis compared with osteoarthritis: a prospective, population-based study on 108,786 hip and knee joint arthroplasties from the Norwegian Arthroplast
    Johannes C Schrama
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital and Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Bergen, Norway
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:473-9. 2010
  10. pmc Pain and function in eight hundred and fifty nine patients comparing shoulder hemiprostheses, resurfacing prostheses, reversed total and conventional total prostheses
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Int Orthop 37:59-66. 2013

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  1. pmc An economic model to evaluate cost-effectiveness of computer assisted knee replacement surgery in Norway
    Øystein Gøthesen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haugesund Hospital, Karmsundsgate 120, 5528, Haugesund, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:202. 2013
    ..Is the cost effectiveness of computer assisted surgery influenced by patient volume and age?..
  2. pmc The Nordic Arthroplasty Register Association: a unique collaboration between 3 national hip arthroplasty registries with 280,201 THRs
    Leif I Havelin
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 80:393-401. 2009
    ..In addition, we plan to study results in patient groups in which the numbers are too small to be studied in the individual countries...
  3. doi request reprint A Scandinavian experience of register collaboration: the Nordic Arthroplasty Register Association (NARA)
    Leif I Havelin
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:13-9. 2011
    ..However, the small numbers of inhabitants and the conformity within each country with respect to preferred prosthesis brands and techniques have limited register research...
  4. doi request reprint Results after 562 total elbow replacements: a report from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:449-56. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to give results of elbow arthroplasty for a relatively large population and compare different prosthesis brands and different patient subgroups...
  5. pmc Risk factors for infection after 46,113 intramedullary nail operations in low- and middle-income countries
    Sven Young
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    World J Surg 37:349-55. 2013
    ..We wished to examine infection rates and risk factors for infection after IM nail operations in LMIC using this data...
  6. pmc Increasing risk of prosthetic joint infection after total hip arthroplasty
    Håvard Dale
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
    Acta Orthop 83:449-58. 2012
    ..We investigated whether this increase is a common feature in the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden)...
  7. pmc Is there still a place for the cemented titanium femoral stem? 10,108 cases from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Geir Hallan
    Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 83:1-6. 2012
    ..In this population-based registry study, we examined the results of the most frequently used cemented titanium stem in Norway...
  8. pmc Risk factors for revision after shoulder arthroplasty: 1,825 shoulder arthroplasties from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology and The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 80:83-91. 2009
    ..We describe the results of shoulder replacement in the Norwegian population (of 4.7 million) during a 12-year period. Trends in the use of shoulder arthroplasty during the study period were also investigated...
  9. doi request reprint Risk of revision for infection in primary total hip and knee arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis compared with osteoarthritis: a prospective, population-based study on 108,786 hip and knee joint arthroplasties from the Norwegian Arthroplast
    Johannes C Schrama
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital and Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Bergen, Norway
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:473-9. 2010
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  10. pmc Pain and function in eight hundred and fifty nine patients comparing shoulder hemiprostheses, resurfacing prostheses, reversed total and conventional total prostheses
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Int Orthop 37:59-66. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to compare results of four different types of shoulder prostheses in terms of function, pain, and quality of life (QoL)...
  11. pmc Infection after primary hip arthroplasty: a comparison of 3 Norwegian health registers
    Håvard Dale
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 82:646-54. 2011
    ..We investigated differences in risk patterns between surgical site infection (SSI) and revision due to infection after primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) and hemiarthroplasty (HA)...
  12. pmc Is reverse hybrid hip replacement the solution?
    Einar Lindalen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Lovisenberg Deaconal Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Orthop 82:639-45. 2011
    ..Despite increasing use of this method in Scandinavia, there has been very little documentation of results. We have therefore analyzed the results from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register (NAR), with up to 10 years of follow-up...
  13. pmc Improved results of primary total hip replacement
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
    Acta Orthop 81:649-59. 2010
    ..For this reason, we wanted to investigate the results after hip replacement in terms of revision rate, during a 21-year period among hip replacements reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register...
  14. pmc Results of 189 wrist replacements. A report from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Yngvar Krukhaug
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital
    Acta Orthop 82:405-9. 2011
    ..The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register has registered wrist replacements since 1994. We report on the total wrist replacements and their revision rates over a 16-year period...
  15. pmc Increasing risk of revision due to deep infection after hip arthroplasty
    Håvard Dale
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 80:639-45. 2009
    ..We assessed the risk of revision due to deep infection for primary THAs reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register (NAR) over the period 1987-2007...
  16. pmc 18 years of results with cemented primary hip prostheses in the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register: concerns about some newer implants
    Birgitte Espehaug
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 80:402-12. 2009
    ..We studied long-term outcome based on data in the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register...
  17. ncbi request reprint 257 ankle arthroplasties performed in Norway between 1994 and 2005
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 78:575-83. 2007
    ..Here we report data on the use of total ankle replacements and the revision rate in the Norwegian population over a 12-year period...
  18. pmc Good function after shoulder arthroplasty
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
    Acta Orthop 83:467-73. 2012
    ..Different results after shoulder arthroplasty have been found for different diagnostic groups. We evaluated function, pain, and quality of life after shoulder arthroplasty in 4 diagnostic groups...
  19. pmc Coordinating retrieval and register studies improves postmarket surveillance
    Peter Ellison
    Biomaterials, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Bergen, Bergen, Hordaland 5021, Norway
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2995-3002. 2012
    ..A retrieval analysis was initiated with the aim of delineating the failure mechanism...
  20. pmc Low revision rate after total hip arthroplasty in patients with pediatric hip diseases
    Lars B Engesæter
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 83:436-41. 2012
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Registration completeness in the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Birgitte Espehaug
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 77:49-56. 2006
    ..A high degree of registration completeness is necessary in order to obtain unbiased and accurate register-based study results. We investigated the completeness of registration in the national Norwegian Arthroplasty Register (NAR)...
  22. doi request reprint Duration of the increase in early postoperative mortality after elective hip and knee replacement
    Stein Atle Lie
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:58-63. 2010
    ..There is increased early postoperative mortality after elective joint replacement surgery. However, the magnitude and duration of the increased mortality are uncertain...
  23. pmc Low infection rates after 34,361 intramedullary nail operations in 55 low- and middle-income countries: validation of the Surgical Implant Generation Network (SIGN) online surgical database
    Sven Young
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 82:737-43. 2011
    ..Most operations are reported to the SIGN Online Surgical Database (SOSD). Follow-up has been reported to be low, however. We wanted to examine the pattern of follow-up and to assess whether infection rates could be trusted...
  24. ncbi request reprint Femoral head size is a risk factor for total hip luxation: a study of 42,987 primary hip arthroplasties from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Sven Byström
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:514-24. 2003
    ..A posterior approach increased the risk of revision more than a lateral one (FRR 1.9, 95% CI 1.4-2.5). Gender, trochanteric osteotomy and duration of the operation did not affect the results...
  25. doi request reprint Developmental dysplasia of the hip--good results of later total hip arthroplasty: 7135 primary total hip arthroplasties after developmental dysplasia of the hip compared with 59774 total hip arthroplasties in idiopathic coxarthrosis followed for 0 to 15 y
    Lars B Engesaeter
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Arthroplasty 23:235-40. 2008
    ..0%) because of idiopathic coxarthrosis. The results of THAs after DDH were the same as those of THAs after idiopathic coxarthrosis after adjustments for younger age and for the use of more uncemented prostheses in patients with DDH...
  26. ncbi request reprint Operating time and survival of primary total hip replacements: an analysis of 31,745 primary cemented and uncemented total hip replacements from local hospitals reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register 1987-2001
    Arvid Småbrekke
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hammerfest Hospital, Sykehusveien 35, NO 9600 Hammerfest, Norway
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:524-32. 2004
    ..We have found no other large published series of THRs investigating operating time and revision...