Kaisa Mannerkorpi

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Six- and 24-month follow-up of pool exercise therapy and education for patients with fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Physical Therapy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:306-10. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Experience of physical activity in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 30:213-21. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapy group treatment for patients with fibromyalgia--an embodied learning process
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 25:1372-80. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Pool exercise for patients with fibromyalgia or chronic widespread pain: a randomized controlled trial and subgroup analyses
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Institute of Neuroscience Physiotherapy, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 41:751-60. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Exercise in fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:190-4. 2005
  6. pmc Hinders for continued work among persons with fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:96. 2012
  7. pmc Does moderate-to-high intensity Nordic walking improve functional capacity and pain in fibromyalgia? A prospective randomized controlled trial
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Guldhedsgatan 10, Box 480, 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R189. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-pharmacological treatment of chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 10, SE 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 21:513-34. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationships between performance-based tests and patients' ratings of activity limitations, self-efficacy, and pain in fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:259-64. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and feasibility of a combination of body awareness therapy and qigong in patients with fibromyalgia: a pilot study
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 36:279-81. 2004

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Six- and 24-month follow-up of pool exercise therapy and education for patients with fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Physical Therapy, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:306-10. 2002
    ..To follow patients with fibromyalgia six and 24 months after they finished a six-month treatment programme. The programme comprised pool exercise therapy, adjusted to the patients' limitations, and education based on their health problems...
  2. ncbi request reprint Experience of physical activity in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 30:213-21. 2008
    ..Patients with fibromyalgia (FM) and chronic widespread pain (CWP) find physical activity troublesome. The purpose was to develop a questionnaire to investigate the experience of physical activity in FM and CWP populations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapy group treatment for patients with fibromyalgia--an embodied learning process
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 25:1372-80. 2003
    ..To study how patients with fibromyalgia (FM) experienced physiotherapy group treatment comprising pool exercise and education...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pool exercise for patients with fibromyalgia or chronic widespread pain: a randomized controlled trial and subgroup analyses
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Institute of Neuroscience Physiotherapy, University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 41:751-60. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of pool exercise in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain and to determine characteristics influencing the effects of treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exercise in fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:190-4. 2005
    ..The aim of this article is to review the recent literature relating to exercise in fibromyalgia, specifically articles published between September 2003 and September 2004, to highlight developments in the field...
  6. pmc Hinders for continued work among persons with fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:96. 2012
    ..Work disability is common among women with fibromyalgia (FM). The aim of the study was to investigate what health problems and work-related difficulties lead to hinders for continued work among women with FM...
  7. pmc Does moderate-to-high intensity Nordic walking improve functional capacity and pain in fibromyalgia? A prospective randomized controlled trial
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Guldhedsgatan 10, Box 480, 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R189. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of moderate-to-high intensity Nordic walking (NW) on functional capacity and pain in fibromyalgia (FM)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-pharmacological treatment of chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 10, SE 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 21:513-34. 2007
    ..There is today no conclusive evidence about the effects of these treatments in CWP, although positive effects have been reported in a few studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relationships between performance-based tests and patients' ratings of activity limitations, self-efficacy, and pain in fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:259-64. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between performance-based tests, ratings of activity limitations, self-efficacy, and pain in fibromyalgia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and feasibility of a combination of body awareness therapy and qigong in patients with fibromyalgia: a pilot study
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 36:279-81. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effects of body awareness therapy combined with qigong for patients with fibromyalgia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise in fibromyalgia and related syndromes
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 17:629-47. 2003
    ..Studies with larger populations, allowing subgroup analyses regarding benefits and adverse effects of programmes, are needed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Factors promoting sustainable work in women with fibromyalgia
    Annie Palstam
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 35:1622-9. 2013
    ..To examine and describe the factors promoting sustainable work in women with fibromyalgia (FM)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of fatigue in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain. Reliability and validity of the Swedish version of the MFI-20
    Anna Ericsson
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 29:1665-70. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the test-retest reliability and convergent construct validity of the Swedish version of the MFI-20 in female patients with FM or CWP...
  14. ncbi request reprint Leisure Time Physical Activity Instrument and Physical Activity at Home and Work Instrument. Development, face validity, construct validity and test-retest reliability for subjects with fibromyalgia
    Kaisa Mannerkorpi
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg
    Disabil Rehabil 27:695-701. 2005
    ..A new instrument measuring leisure time physical activity (LTPAI) in populations predominately engaging in low intensity activities and a new instrument measuring the Physical Activity at Home and Work (PAHWI) were designed...
  15. pmc Which aspects of health differ between working and nonworking women with fibromyalgia? A cross-sectional study of work status and health
    Annie Palstam
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:1076. 2012
    ..However, it is difficult to define to which extent symptom severity can be compatible with work. The aim of this study was to investigate which aspects of health differ between working women with FM and nonworking women with FM...
  16. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of multiple dimensions of fatigue in fibromyalgia
    Anna Ericsson
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 45:685-93. 2013
    ..To explore in which contexts ratings of multiple dimensions of fatigue are useful in fibromyalgia, and to compare multidimensional fatigue between women with fibromyalgia and healthy women...
  17. pmc Profile of cerebrospinal microRNAs in fibromyalgia
    Jan L Bjersing
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e78762. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to try to identify cerebrospinal microRNAs with expression specific for FM and to determine their correlation to pain and fatigue...
  18. doi request reprint Perception, consequences, communication, and strategies for handling fatigue in persons with rheumatoid arthritis of working age--a focus group study
    Caroline Feldthusen
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Rheumatol 32:557-66. 2013
    ..This draws attention to the importance of developing new modes of care to address fatigue in RA. Person-centered care to improve balance in life may be one approach needing further investigations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaire in Swedish patients with rheumatoid arthritis: A validity study
    Annelie Bilberg
    Institute of Medicine, Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 44:7-11. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the reliability and validity of the Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand (DASH) questionnaire in a Swedish rheumatoid arthritis population...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for work ability in women with chronic low back pain consulting primary health care: a 2-year prospective longitudinal cohort study
    Lena Nordeman
    Physiotherapy Unit in Alingsås, Primary Health Care, Södra Älvsborg, Sweden Research and Development Unit in Primary Health Care, Södra Älvsborg, Sweden Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Primary Health Care Unit, Institute of Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Cairns Clinical School, School of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University, Australia Sahlgrenska Academy, Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, Sweden
    Clin J Pain 30:391-8. 2014
    ..To investigate prognostic factors for future work ability in women with chronic low back pain (CLBP) consulting primary health care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in fibromyalgia and refractory angina pectoris: a comparison between two chronic non-malignant pain disorders
    Paulin Andrell
    Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine Multidisciplinary Pain Center, Institute of Medicine, 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 46:341-7. 2014
    ..Previous separate studies have indicated that these patient groups report different impacts of pain on health-related quality of life...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of widespread pain in female primary health care patients with chronic low back pain
    Lena Nordeman
    Sahlgrenska School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Gothenburg UGOT, Sweden
    Clin J Pain 28:65-72. 2012
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