Lisa Forsen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of hip fracture by external hip protectors: an intervention in 17 nursing homes in two municipalities in Norway
    Lisa Forsen
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 31:261-6. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Differences in precision in bone mineral density measured by SXA and DXA: the NOREPOS study
    Lisa Forsen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:615-24. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Self-administered physical activity questionnaires for the elderly: a systematic review of measurement properties
    Lisa Forsen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Oslo, Norway
    Sports Med 40:601-23. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint In vivo and in vitro comparison of densitometers in the NOREPOS study
    Tone K Omsland
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Densitom 11:276-82. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of three types of fall risk methods for predicting falls in nursing homes
    Hege Bentzen
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Aging Clin Exp Res 23:187-95. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Does mortality of the aged increase with the number of falls? Results from a nine-year follow-up study
    Hilde Sylliaas
    Oslo University College, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:351-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of hip fracture by external hip protectors: an intervention in 17 nursing homes in two municipalities in Norway
    Lisa Forsen
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 31:261-6. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to estimate the effect of hip protectors on the incidence of hip fracture when introduced into nursing homes as a regular part of the healthcare for all residents...
  2. doi request reprint Differences in precision in bone mineral density measured by SXA and DXA: the NOREPOS study
    Lisa Forsen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, 0403, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:615-24. 2008
    ..Precision differed by type of densitometer affecting the number of repeated measurements needed to detect a given BMD difference...
  3. doi request reprint Self-administered physical activity questionnaires for the elderly: a systematic review of measurement properties
    Lisa Forsen
    Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Oslo, Norway
    Sports Med 40:601-23. 2010
    ..We used a standard checklist (qualitative attributes and measurement properties of PA questionnaires [QAPAQ]) for appraising the measurement properties of PAQs...
  4. ncbi request reprint In vivo and in vitro comparison of densitometers in the NOREPOS study
    Tone K Omsland
    Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Densitom 11:276-82. 2008
    ..However, when assessing agreement between different types of scanners, substitution of in vivo with in vitro measurements should be made with caution...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of three types of fall risk methods for predicting falls in nursing homes
    Hege Bentzen
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Aging Clin Exp Res 23:187-95. 2011
    ..We also examined whether a combination of two of the methods would increase accuracy...
  6. doi request reprint Does mortality of the aged increase with the number of falls? Results from a nine-year follow-up study
    Hilde Sylliaas
    Oslo University College, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:351-5. 2009
    ..Because women represent the largest proportion of the elderly and falls are amendable, fall preventive may have the potential for significant impact on increasing year of life...