Britt Stuge

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical therapy for pregnancy-related low back and pelvic pain: a systematic review
    Britt Stuge
    University of Oslo, Section for Health Science, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:983-90. 2003
  2. doi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of pelvic girdle pain]
    Britt Stuge
    Seksjon for operativ forskningsstøtte, Oslo universitetssykehus, Ulleval, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:2141-5. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The automatic pelvic floor muscle response to the active straight leg raise in cases with pelvic girdle pain and matched controls
    Britt Stuge
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 18:327-32. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The association between pelvic floor muscle function and pelvic girdle pain--a matched case control 3D ultrasound study
    Britt Stuge
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 17:150-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a treatment program focusing on specific stabilizing exercises for pelvic girdle pain after pregnancy: a two-year follow-up of a randomized clinical trial
    Britt Stuge
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:E197-203. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The pelvic girdle questionnaire: a condition-specific instrument for assessing activity limitations and symptoms in people with pelvic girdle pain
    Britt Stuge
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, NO 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Phys Ther 91:1096-108. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Evidence and individualization: Important elements in treatment for women with postpartum pelvic girdle pain
    Britt Stuge
    Senior Researcher, Oslo University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo, Norway
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:557-65. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint To treat or not to treat postpartum pelvic girdle pain with stabilizing exercises?
    Britt Stuge
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, P O Box 1153, Blindern, N 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 11:337-43. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Abdominal and pelvic floor muscle function in women with and without long lasting pelvic girdle pain
    Britt Stuge
    University of Oslo, Section for Health Science, P O Box 1153, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 11:287-96. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a treatment program focusing on specific stabilizing exercises for pelvic girdle pain after pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial
    Britt Stuge
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:351-9. 2004

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical therapy for pregnancy-related low back and pelvic pain: a systematic review
    Britt Stuge
    University of Oslo, Section for Health Science, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:983-90. 2003
    ..Pregnancy-related low back and pelvic pain has an impact on daily life for many women. Prevention and treatment of back and pelvic pain is therefore an important issue for all those concerned with women's health...
  2. doi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of pelvic girdle pain]
    Britt Stuge
    Seksjon for operativ forskningsstøtte, Oslo universitetssykehus, Ulleval, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:2141-5. 2010
    ..About 25% of all pregnant women and 5% of all women suffer from postpartum lumbopelvic pain causing them to seek medical help. This article discusses possible causes, diagnostic aspects and treatment of PGP...
  3. ncbi request reprint The automatic pelvic floor muscle response to the active straight leg raise in cases with pelvic girdle pain and matched controls
    Britt Stuge
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 18:327-32. 2013
    ..In conclusion, a significant automatic PFM contraction occurred during ASLR, both in cases and in controls. Women with PGP had a significantly smaller levator hiatus than controls...
  4. doi request reprint The association between pelvic floor muscle function and pelvic girdle pain--a matched case control 3D ultrasound study
    Britt Stuge
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 17:150-6. 2012
    ..It is important to note that in this study we examined only voluntary contractions and not an automatic response of the PFM to a functional activity...
  5. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a treatment program focusing on specific stabilizing exercises for pelvic girdle pain after pregnancy: a two-year follow-up of a randomized clinical trial
    Britt Stuge
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:E197-203. 2004
    ..A randomized clinical trial...
  6. doi request reprint The pelvic girdle questionnaire: a condition-specific instrument for assessing activity limitations and symptoms in people with pelvic girdle pain
    Britt Stuge
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166, NO 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Phys Ther 91:1096-108. 2011
    ..No appropriate measures have been specifically developed for pelvic girdle pain (PGP). There is a need for suitable outcome measures that are reliable and valid for people with PGP for use in research and clinical practice...
  7. doi request reprint Evidence and individualization: Important elements in treatment for women with postpartum pelvic girdle pain
    Britt Stuge
    Senior Researcher, Oslo University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo, Norway
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:557-65. 2011
    ..Perceived hope and self-efficacy appeared to be essential for developing a capacity for self-management and an enhanced ability to benefit from appropriate learning experiences...
  8. ncbi request reprint To treat or not to treat postpartum pelvic girdle pain with stabilizing exercises?
    Britt Stuge
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, P O Box 1153, Blindern, N 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 11:337-43. 2006
    ..This comparison indicates that effective treatment of postpartum PGP may be achieved when exercises for the entire spinal musculature are included, individually guided and adapted to each individual...
  9. ncbi request reprint Abdominal and pelvic floor muscle function in women with and without long lasting pelvic girdle pain
    Britt Stuge
    University of Oslo, Section for Health Science, P O Box 1153, Blindern, N 0318 Oslo, Norway
    Man Ther 11:287-96. 2006
    ..94). The ability to voluntarily contract the deep abdominal muscles and the strength of the PFMs are apparently not associated to PGP. However, the results are based on a small sample and additional studies are needed...
  10. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a treatment program focusing on specific stabilizing exercises for pelvic girdle pain after pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial
    Britt Stuge
    Section for Health Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:351-9. 2004
    ..A randomized controlled trial with stratified block design...
  11. doi request reprint Reliability and construct validity of self-report questionnaires for patients with pelvic girdle pain
    Margreth Grotle
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Phys Ther 92:111-23. 2012
    ..There is little evidence for the measurement properties of instruments commonly used for women with pelvic girdle pain...
  12. pmc Prognostic factors for recovery from postpartum pelvic girdle pain
    Nina K Vøllestad
    Section for Health Sciences, Institute of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Oslo, PO Box 1153, Blindern, 0318, Oslo, Norway
    Eur Spine J 18:718-26. 2009
    ..History of LBP or high psychological distress was not prognostic for recovery. ASLR test and belief in improvement are predictors of clinical significance in women having PGP postpartum...
  13. doi request reprint High intra- and inter-rater chance variation of the movement assessment battery for children 2, ageband 2
    Inger Holm
    Division of Surgery and Clinical Neuroscience, Orthopaedic Dept, Section of Research, Oslo University Hospital, Postal Address Box 4950 Nydalen, 0424 Oslo, Norway
    Res Dev Disabil 34:795-800. 2013
    ..These findings may indicate that the MABC-2 might be more suitable for diagnostic or clinical decision making purposes, than for evaluation of change over time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Radiosteriometric analysis of movement in the sacroiliac joint during a single-leg stance in patients with long-lasting pelvic girdle pain
    Thomas J Kibsgård
    Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Surgery and Clinical Neuroscience, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 29:406-11. 2014
    ..This study examined the movement in the sacroiliac joint during the single-leg stance test with precise radiostereometric analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pelvic joint fusion in patients with severe pelvic girdle pain - a prospective single-subject research design study
    Thomas J Kibsgård
    Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Surgery and Clinical Neuroscience, Oslo University Hospital, Sognsvannsveien 20, 0372 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:85. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate physical function and pain after sacroiliac joint (SIJ) fusion...
  16. pmc Pelvic joint fusions in patients with chronic pelvic girdle pain: a 23-year follow-up
    Thomas J Kibsgård
    Department of Orthopaedics, Oslo University Hospital, P B 4950, 0424 Oslo, Norway
    Eur Spine J 22:871-7. 2013
    ..The secondary aim was to compare patients who underwent SIJ fusion with a comparable group who did not...
  17. doi request reprint Mode of delivery and persistence of pelvic girdle syndrome 6 months postpartum
    Elisabeth K Bjelland
    Division of Mental Health, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:298.e1-7. 2013
    ..We sought to study the association between mode of delivery and persistent pelvic girdle syndrome (PGS) (pain in anterior and bilateral posterior pelvis) 6 months postpartum...
  18. ncbi request reprint Self-reported and performance-based functional outcomes after surgical repair of proximal hamstring avulsions
    Heléne Engberg Skaara
    Heléne Engberg Skaara, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval Hospital, Division of Surgery and Clinical Neuroscience, Building 72, 2nd Floor, PO Box 4950, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway, N 0424
    Am J Sports Med 41:2577-84. 2013
    ..Because a proximal hamstring avulsion results in residual loss of function, surgical repair is recommended. Few studies have investigated postoperative function with validated outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Studies used similar number of treatment sessions
    Britt Stuge
    Aust J Physiother 51:132. 2005
  20. pmc European guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pelvic girdle pain
    Andry Vleeming
    Spine and Joint Centre, Westerlaan 10, 3016 CK, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 17:794-819. 2008
    ..We recommend medication (excluding pregnant women), if necessary, for pain relief. Recommendations are made for future research on PGP...