O Wiig

Summary

Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inter-observer reliability of radiographic classifications and measurements in the assessment of Perthes' disease
    Ola Wiig
    Department of Orthopaedics, Aust Agder Hospital, Arendal, Norway
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:523-30. 2002
  2. pmc Inter-observer reliability of the Stulberg classification in the assessment of Perthes disease
    Ola Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407, Oslo, Norway
    J Child Orthop 1:101-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the subchondral fracture in predicting the extent of femoral head necrosis in Perthes disease: a prospective study of 92 patients
    Ola Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Pediatr Orthop B 13:293-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology and aetiology of Perthes' disease in Norway. A nationwide study of 425 patients
    O Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, NO 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1217-23. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Prognostic factors and outcome of treatment in Perthes' disease: a prospective study of 368 patients with five-year follow-up
    O Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, NO 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1364-71. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Inter-observer reliability of radiographic classifications and measurements in the assessment of Perthes' disease
    Ola Wiig
    Department of Orthopaedics, Aust Agder Hospital, Arendal, Norway
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:523-30. 2002
    ..When they are less experienced examiners, a 2-group classification or the lateral pillar classification is more reliable. For evaluation of containment of the femoral head, FHC is more appropriate than the CE-angle...
  2. pmc Inter-observer reliability of the Stulberg classification in the assessment of Perthes disease
    Ola Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407, Oslo, Norway
    J Child Orthop 1:101-5. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine whether the Stulberg classification is sufficiently reliable for routine clinical use in the assessment of Perthes disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the subchondral fracture in predicting the extent of femoral head necrosis in Perthes disease: a prospective study of 92 patients
    Ola Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    J Pediatr Orthop B 13:293-8. 2004
    ..Awareness of this radiographic sign will aid the orthopaedic surgeon to establish diagnosis and, to some degree, to predict prognosis early in the course of the disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology and aetiology of Perthes' disease in Norway. A nationwide study of 425 patients
    O Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, NO 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1217-23. 2006
    ..Our findings point toward a single cause, either genetic or environmental, acting prenatally in the aetiology of Perthes' disease...
  5. doi request reprint Prognostic factors and outcome of treatment in Perthes' disease: a prospective study of 368 patients with five-year follow-up
    O Wiig
    Orthopaedic Centre, Ulleval University Hospital, NO 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1364-71. 2008
    ..73). We recommend proximal femoral varus osteotomy in children aged six years and over at the time of diagnosis with hips having more than 50% femoral head necrosis. The abduction orthosis should be abandoned in Perthes' disease...