I Atroshi

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc The disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) outcome questionnaire: longitudinal construct validity and measuring self-rated health change after surgery
    Christina Gummesson
    Department of Physical Therapy, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 4:11. 2003
  2. pmc Performance of health-status scales when used selectively or within multi-scale questionnaire
    Christina Gummesson
    Department of Physical Therapy, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:3. 2003
  3. ncbi Quality of life after hip revision with impaction bone grafting on a par with that 4 years after primary cemented arthroplasty
    Isam Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, SE 281 25 Hässleholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:677-83. 2004
  4. ncbi Primary care patients with musculoskeletal pain. Value of health-status and sense-of-coherence measures in predicting long-term work disability
    Isam Atroshi
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:239-44. 2002
  5. ncbi Epidemiology of amputations and severe injuries of the hand
    I Atroshi
    Hand Surgery Section, Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Kristianstad, Sweden
    Hand Clin 17:343-50, vii. 2001
  6. ncbi Carpal tunnel syndrome with severe sensory deficit: endoscopic release in 18 cases
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:484-7. 2000
  7. ncbi The disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) outcome questionnaire: reliability and validity of the Swedish version evaluated in 176 patients
    I Atroshi
    Department or Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:613-8. 2000
  8. ncbi [Prevalence for clinically proved carpal tunnel syndrome is 4 percent]
    I Atroshi
    Ortopediska kliniken Hässleholm Kristianstad, Kristianstads sjukhus
    Lakartidningen 97:1668-70. 2000
  9. ncbi Median nerve latency measurement agreement between portable and conventional methods
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Br 25:73-7. 2000
  10. ncbi Prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome in a general population
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm Kristianstad Hospital, Sweden
    JAMA 282:153-8. 1999

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc The disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) outcome questionnaire: longitudinal construct validity and measuring self-rated health change after surgery
    Christina Gummesson
    Department of Physical Therapy, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 4:11. 2003
    ..The main purpose of this study was to assess the longitudinal construct validity of the DASH among patients undergoing surgery. The second purpose was to quantify self-rated treatment effectiveness after surgery...
  2. pmc Performance of health-status scales when used selectively or within multi-scale questionnaire
    Christina Gummesson
    Department of Physical Therapy, Lund University, Sweden
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:3. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the performance of three scales selected from the SF-36 generic health questionnaire when administered in isolation or within the entire SF-36 to patients with musculoskeletal disorders...
  3. ncbi Quality of life after hip revision with impaction bone grafting on a par with that 4 years after primary cemented arthroplasty
    Isam Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, SE 281 25 Hässleholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:677-83. 2004
    ..There have been few studies evaluating patient-reported quality of life outcomes after hip revision with impaction bone grafting...
  4. ncbi Primary care patients with musculoskeletal pain. Value of health-status and sense-of-coherence measures in predicting long-term work disability
    Isam Atroshi
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:239-44. 2002
    ..To investigate long-term sick leave among primary care patients with musculoskeletal disorders and the predictive value of health-status and sense-of-coherence measures...
  5. ncbi Epidemiology of amputations and severe injuries of the hand
    I Atroshi
    Hand Surgery Section, Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Kristianstad, Sweden
    Hand Clin 17:343-50, vii. 2001
    ..9 (1.7-2.1), incidence among males 3.3 (2.9-3.7), and among females 0.5 (0.4-0.7) per 100,000 person-years...
  6. ncbi Carpal tunnel syndrome with severe sensory deficit: endoscopic release in 18 cases
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:484-7. 2000
    ..The results indicate that endoscopic carpal tunnel release is effective in improving symptoms and function in patients with CTS and severe sensory deficit, and that the prognosis for sensory recovery is good...
  7. ncbi The disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand (DASH) outcome questionnaire: reliability and validity of the Swedish version evaluated in 176 patients
    I Atroshi
    Department or Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:613-8. 2000
    ..The Swedish version of the DASH is a reliable and valid instrument that can provide a standardized measure of patient-centered outcomes in upper-extremity musculoskeletal conditions...
  8. ncbi [Prevalence for clinically proved carpal tunnel syndrome is 4 percent]
    I Atroshi
    Ortopediska kliniken Hässleholm Kristianstad, Kristianstads sjukhus
    Lakartidningen 97:1668-70. 2000
    ..Obesity and specific work-related hand activities were shown to be risk factors for carpal tunnel syndrome...
  9. ncbi Median nerve latency measurement agreement between portable and conventional methods
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Br 25:73-7. 2000
    ..The cut-off value for abnormal sensory latency needs to be lower for the portable than the conventional method if the present measurement techniques are used...
  10. ncbi Prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome in a general population
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm Kristianstad Hospital, Sweden
    JAMA 282:153-8. 1999
    ..Although high prevalence rates of CTS in certain occupations have been reported, little is known about its prevalence in the general population...
  11. ncbi Osteotomy versus tendon arthroplasty in trapeziometacarpal arthrosis: 17 patients followed for 1 year
    I Atroshi
    Hand Surgery Section, Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm Kristianstad Hospital, Kristianstad, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 69:287-90. 1998
    ..Our findings indicate that first metacarpal osteotomy as a surgical option in trapeziometacarpal arthrosis should be limited to patients with early disease...
  12. ncbi Self-administered outcome instrument in carpal tunnel syndrome. Reliability, validity and responsiveness evaluated in 102 patients
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm Kristianstad Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 69:82-8. 1998
    ..94-1.7). We conclude that this questionnaire can provide a standardized measure of symptom severity and functional status, as well as patient satisfaction and quality of life in the carpal tunnel syndrome...
  13. pmc Diagnostic properties of nerve conduction tests in population-based carpal tunnel syndrome
    Isam Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Kristianstad, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 4:9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the diagnostic accuracy of various nerve conduction tests in population-based CTS and determine the properties of the most accurate test...
  14. ncbi Patient satisfaction and return to work after endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopaedics, , Kristianstad, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Am 23:58-65. 1998
    ..No significant independent association was found between any of the preoperative variables studied and the length of time until return to work after surgery...
  15. ncbi Extensor carpi radialis longus tendon arthroplasty in the treatment of primary trapeziometacarpal arthrosis
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Am 22:419-27. 1997
    ..Substantial proximal migration of the first metacarpal during maximal pinch was noted in 4 patients who still had some degree of thumb pain with light work. Scaphotrapezoid arthrosis had no correlation to postoperative residual pain...
  16. ncbi Symptoms, disability, and quality of life in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Kristianstad Hospital, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Am 24:398-404. 1999
    ..After surgery, SF-36 scores had normalized except for physical role and the physical component summary...
  17. ncbi The SF-6D health utility index in carpal tunnel syndrome
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm and Kristianstad Hospitals, Hassleholm, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 32:198-202. 2007
    ..The SF-6D appears to be a valid measure of health utilities in patients with CTS and can be used in cost effectiveness studies...
  18. ncbi Early complications after one hundred and forty-four consecutive hip revisions with impacted morselized allograft bone and cement
    Ewald Ornstein
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Hassleholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1323-8. 2002
    ..The use of impacted morselized allograft bone and cement in hip revision arthroplasty has been popular, but studies that specifically address intraoperative and postoperative complications have been scarce...
  19. pmc Local steroid injection for moderately severe idiopathic carpal tunnel syndrome: protocol of a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial (NCT 00806871)
    Magnus Flondell
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm and Kristianstad Hospitals, SE 28125 Hässleholm, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:76. 2010
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  20. ncbi Evaluation of portable nerve conduction testing in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome
    I Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Hospital, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Am 21:651-4. 1996
    ..3 ms as optimal upper limit of normal, giving a sensitivity of 74% and a specificity of 87%. The sensitivity and specificity of the device are comparable to those reported for conventional nerve conduction studies...
  21. pmc Outcomes of endoscopic surgery compared with open surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome among employed patients: randomised controlled trial
    Isam Atroshi
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hässleholm and Kristianstad Hospitals, SE 281 25 Hässleholm, Sweden
    BMJ 332:1473. 2006
    ..To compare endoscopic and open carpal tunnel release surgery among employed patients with carpal tunnel syndrome...
  22. ncbi Severe carpal tunnel syndrome potentially needing surgical treatment in a general population
    Isam Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics, Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Kristianstad, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Am 28:639-44. 2003
    ..To estimate the prevalence of severe carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) that potentially needs surgical treatment in a general population...
  23. doi Long-term outcomes of arthroscopic acromioplasty for chronic shoulder impingement syndrome: a prospective cohort study with a minimum of 12 years' follow-up
    Sten Odenbring
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm and Kristianstad Hospitals, Hassleholm, Sweden
    Arthroscopy 24:1092-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate long-term outcomes of arthroscopic acromioplasty for shoulder impingement syndrome...
  24. ncbi Chronic upper extremity pain and co-occurring symptoms in a general population
    Christina Gummesson
    Hassleholm Kristianstad Hospitals, Kristianstad University, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 49:697-702. 2003
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  25. pmc The shortened disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand questionnaire (QuickDASH): validity and reliability based on responses within the full-length DASH
    Christina Gummesson
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:44. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the performance of the QuickDASH and its cross-sectional and longitudinal validity and reliability...
  26. ncbi [Recommended management of carpal tunnel syndrome. First wrist splinting, surgery in sensory deficit/atrophy]
    Isam Atroshi
    Ortopediska kliniken Hässleholm Kristianstad, Hässleholms sjukhusorganisation
    Lakartidningen 100:132-5. 2003
  27. ncbi Idiopathic hypertrophy of the first dorsal interosseous and thenar muscles presenting as a tumor in a 12-year-old boy
    Isam Atroshi
    Department of Orthopedics Hässleholm Kristianstad, Hassleholm Hospital, SE 281 25 Hässleholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 76:939-40. 2005
  28. ncbi Carpal tunnel syndrome and keyboard use at work: a population-based study
    Isam Atroshi
    Hassleholm Hospital, Hassleholm, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 56:3620-5. 2007
    ..To investigate the relationship between carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and keyboard use at work in a general population...
  29. ncbi [Computer work and carpal tunnel syndrome--no evidence of a connection. Energetic keyboard work even seems to reduce the risk]
    Isam Atroshi
    Ortopediska kliniken Hässleholm Kristianstad, Hässleholms sjukhusorganisation
    Lakartidningen 105:1562-3. 2008