Wilhelmina Ekström

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Health related quality of life, reoperation rate and function in patients with diabetes mellitus and hip fracture--a 2 year follow-up study
    W Ekström
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    Injury 44:769-75. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteoid osteoma in a 1-year-old boy-a case report
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Orthopedics, Karolinska University Hospital Solna Stockholm Sweden
    Acta Orthop 77:686-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome in treatment of unstable trochanteric and subtrochanteric fractures with the proximal femoral nail and the Medoff sliding plate
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Orthop Trauma 21:18-25. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life after a stable trochanteric fracture--a prospective cohort study on 148 patients
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Orthop Trauma 23:39-44. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life after a subtrochanteric fracture: a prospective cohort study on 87 elderly patients
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Sweden
    Injury 40:371-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Prediction of mortality in elderly patients with hip fractures: a two-year prospective study of 1,944 patients
    Anita Söderqvist
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Section of Orthopaedics, Sodersjukhuset, Sweden
    Gerontology 55:496-504. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Early operation on patients with a hip fracture improved the ability to return to independent living. A prospective study of 850 patients
    Amer N Al-Ani
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1436-42. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Pathological subtrochanteric fractures in 194 patients: a comparison of outcome after surgical treatment of pathological and non-pathological fractures
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Surg Oncol 107:498-504. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Health related quality of life, reoperation rate and function in patients with diabetes mellitus and hip fracture--a 2 year follow-up study
    W Ekström
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    Injury 44:769-75. 2013
    ..The primary aim of this study was to evaluate HRQoL. Secondary aims were reoperation rate, complications and functions in patients with diabetes followed for 2 years after a hip fracture...
  2. ncbi request reprint Osteoid osteoma in a 1-year-old boy-a case report
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Orthopedics, Karolinska University Hospital Solna Stockholm Sweden
    Acta Orthop 77:686-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome in treatment of unstable trochanteric and subtrochanteric fractures with the proximal femoral nail and the Medoff sliding plate
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Orthop Trauma 21:18-25. 2007
    ..To compare outcome between the proximal femoral nail (PFN) and the Medoff sliding plate (MSP) in patients with unstable trochanteric or subtrochanteric fractures...
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life after a stable trochanteric fracture--a prospective cohort study on 148 patients
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Orthop Trauma 23:39-44. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to report the long-term outcome for patients with stable trochanteric fractures, especially regarding the health-related quality of life (HRQoL)...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life after a subtrochanteric fracture: a prospective cohort study on 87 elderly patients
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Sweden
    Injury 40:371-6. 2009
    ..In contrast to the field of research on patients with the more common femoral neck and trochanteric fractures, few studies have evaluated the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in patients with subtrochanteric fractures...
  6. doi request reprint Prediction of mortality in elderly patients with hip fractures: a two-year prospective study of 1,944 patients
    Anita Söderqvist
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Section of Orthopaedics, Sodersjukhuset, Sweden
    Gerontology 55:496-504. 2009
    ..For such a risk assessment, robust, validated, and reproducible criteria are mandatory...
  7. doi request reprint Early operation on patients with a hip fracture improved the ability to return to independent living. A prospective study of 850 patients
    Amer N Al-Ani
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1436-42. 2008
    ..The outcome for many patients with a hip fracture remains poor. The aim of the present study was to investigate whether the timing of surgery in such patients could influence the short-term clinical outcome...
  8. doi request reprint Pathological subtrochanteric fractures in 194 patients: a comparison of outcome after surgical treatment of pathological and non-pathological fractures
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Surg Oncol 107:498-504. 2013
    ..The surgical treatment of pathological subtrochanteric fractures has been associated with technical difficulties and frequent failures. We analyzed survival, risk factors for death, and outcome after surgical treatment...