Rudiger J Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc Salvage of failed trochanteric and subtrochanteric fractures using a distally fixed, modular, uncemented hip revision stem
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:488-92. 2012
  3. pmc Survival of uncemented acetabular monoblock cups: evaluation of 210 hips in the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:214-9. 2012
  4. pmc Surgery of skeletal metastases in 306 patients with prostate cancer
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:74-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Highly arthritis-susceptible DA rats express IL-1beta in articular cartilage
    R J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Immunol 69:188-93. 2009
  6. pmc Distal femoral stem-bone anchorage of a cementless revision total hip arthroplasty: evaluation of 14 patients by CT
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 80:298-302. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Increased fracture risk in patients with rheumatic disorders and other inflammatory diseases -- a case-control study with 53,108 patients with fracture
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Karolinska Institutet, S 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Rheumatol 37:2247-50. 2010
  8. pmc Surgery for skeletal metastases in lung cancer
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 82:96-101. 2011
  9. pmc A modular cementless stem vs. cemented long-stem prostheses in revision surgery of the hip: a population-based study from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 82:136-42. 2011
  10. doi request reprint National data of 6409 Swedish inpatients with femoral shaft fractures: stable incidence between 1998 and 2004
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Injury 40:304-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. 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...
  2. pmc Salvage of failed trochanteric and subtrochanteric fractures using a distally fixed, modular, uncemented hip revision stem
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:488-92. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Survival of uncemented acetabular monoblock cups: evaluation of 210 hips in the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:214-9. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that the use of monoblock cups could reduce the incidence of osteolysis and aseptic loosening, and thus improve survival compared to modular designs...
  4. pmc Surgery of skeletal metastases in 306 patients with prostate cancer
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 83:74-9. 2012
    ..We analyzed patient survival after surgery for skeletal metastases and identified risk factors for reoperation and complications...
  5. doi request reprint Highly arthritis-susceptible DA rats express IL-1beta in articular cartilage
    R J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Immunol 69:188-93. 2009
    ..This may offer one explanation of why erosive arthritides are so easily induced in the DA rat and also support the hypothesis that articular chondrocytes may themselves play a major role in cartilage matrix degradation...
  6. pmc Distal femoral stem-bone anchorage of a cementless revision total hip arthroplasty: evaluation of 14 patients by CT
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 80:298-302. 2009
    ..There have been no in vivo studies showing that this distance is either achieved in clinical practice or needed for clinically satisfying results. Thus, we assessed the femoral stem-bone anchorage of the MP prosthesis using CT...
  7. doi request reprint Increased fracture risk in patients with rheumatic disorders and other inflammatory diseases -- a case-control study with 53,108 patients with fracture
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Karolinska Institutet, S 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Rheumatol 37:2247-50. 2010
    ..To identify the risk of hip and vertebral fractures in patients with rheumatic disorders (RD) and inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD)...
  8. pmc Surgery for skeletal metastases in lung cancer
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 82:96-101. 2011
    ..We report complication and survival rates in a consecutive series of lung cancer patients who were operated for symptomatic skeletal metastases...
  9. pmc A modular cementless stem vs. cemented long-stem prostheses in revision surgery of the hip: a population-based study from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 82:136-42. 2011
    ..In this paper, we review risk factors for the outcome of the Link MP stem and report implant survival compared to conventional cemented long-stem hip revision arthroplasties...
  10. doi request reprint National data of 6409 Swedish inpatients with femoral shaft fractures: stable incidence between 1998 and 2004
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Injury 40:304-8. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Decreasing incidence of tibial shaft fractures between 1998 and 2004: information based on 10,627 Swedish inpatients
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 79:526-33. 2008
    ..We therefore analyzed data on Swedish patients with tibial shaft fractures in this nationwide population study based on data from 1998 through 2004...
  12. pmc Orthopaedic surgery of the lower limbs in 49,802 rheumatoid arthritis patients: results from the Swedish National Inpatient Registry during 1987 to 2001
    R J Weiss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:335-41. 2006
    ..To analyse changes in the rates of hospital admission and use of orthopaedic surgery to the lower limbs in Swedish patients with rheumatoid arthritis between 1987 and 2001...
  13. ncbi request reprint Morphological characterization of receptor activator of NFkappaB ligand (RANKL) and IL-1beta expression in rodent collagen-induced arthritis
    R J Weiss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Immunol 62:55-62. 2005
    ..These data support the hypothesis that RANKL and IL-1beta are central contributors to joint destruction in CIA...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis improves kinematics and kinetics of the knee and hip: a prospective gait analysis study
    R J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1024-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effects of ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients on gait pattern of the knee and hip...
  15. doi request reprint Gait pattern in rheumatoid arthritis
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gait Posture 28:229-34. 2008
    ..There were only fair associations between levels of functional disability and gait parameters. The findings of this study help to improve the understanding how RA affects gait changes in the lower limbs...
  16. doi request reprint Decrease of RA-related orthopaedic surgery of the upper limbs between 1998 and 2004: data from 54,579 Swedish RA inpatients
    R J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet Karolinska University Hospital, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:491-4. 2008
    ..To describe the overall use and temporal trends in orthopaedic upper limb surgery associated with RA on a nation wide basis in Sweden between 1998 and 2004...
  17. doi request reprint Complications and survival after surgical treatment of 214 metastatic lesions of the humerus
    Rikard Wedin
    Department of Orthopaedics, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1049-55. 2012
    ..The humerus is the second most common long-bone site of metastatic bone disease. We report complications, risk factors for failure, and survival of a large series of patients operated on for skeletal metastases of the humerus...
  18. doi request reprint Minimum 5-year follow-up of a cementless, modular, tapered stem in hip revision arthroplasty
    Rudiger J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Arthroplasty 26:16-23. 2011
    ..Complications included hip dislocation in 17 (19%) patients. The median Harris hip score was 78 (16-100) points, and the median radiographic stem migration was 2.7 mm at follow-up...
  19. doi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy, other prenatal and perinatal factors, and the risk of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
    Shahram Bahmanyar
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatrics 122:e459-64. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of skeletal metastases in 31 melanoma patients
    Rikard Wedin
    Dept of Orthopaedics, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Belg 78:246-53. 2012
    ..This study represents the largest reported cohort surgically treated for skeletal metastasis of malignant melanoma at a single institution...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiological disease-course in a Swedish DMARD-treated early RA-inception cohort: an observational study
    M C Wick
    Department of Medicine at Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 33:380-4. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to identify whether successful clinical disease-control in a Swedish early RA-inception cohort of patients led to an attenuation of radiological progression...
  22. pmc Estimated prediagnosis radiological progression: an important tool for studying the effects of early disease modifying antirheumatic drug treatment in rheumatoid arthritis
    M C Wick
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine at Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:134-7. 2005
    ..To determine if intrapatient comparisons between prediagnosis and subsequent radiological progression could be used to assess effects of DMARDs in an RA inception cohort...
  23. ncbi request reprint Radiological progression of joint damage in a longitudinal cohort of early DMARD-treated rheumatoid arthritis patients followed for 10 years
    M C Wick
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Medicine at Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 33:162-6. 2004
    ..This study aimed to determine the time-dependent progression of joint damage, acute-phase response, and rates of radiologic progression in early DMARD-treated RA patients over 10 years...