Wilhelmina Ekström

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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. 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
  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. 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
  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. pmc Effects of protein-rich nutritional supplementation and bisphosphonates on body composition, handgrip strength and health-related quality of life after hip fracture: a 12-month randomized controlled study
    Lena Flodin
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Geriatr 15:149. 2015
  8. ncbi request reprint Changing caring behaviours in rehabilitation after a hip fracture - A tool for empowerment?
    Lene Lindberg
    a Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychol Health Med . 2016
  9. 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
  10. pmc Sex effects on short-term complications after hip fracture: a prospective cohort study
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Clin Interv Aging 10:1259-66. 2015

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Publications14

  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. 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...
  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. 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...
  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. pmc Effects of protein-rich nutritional supplementation and bisphosphonates on body composition, handgrip strength and health-related quality of life after hip fracture: a 12-month randomized controlled study
    Lena Flodin
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Geriatr 15:149. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the combined effects of protein-rich nutritional supplementation and bisphosphonate on body composition, handgrip strength and health-related quality of life following hip fracture...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changing caring behaviours in rehabilitation after a hip fracture - A tool for empowerment?
    Lene Lindberg
    a Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychol Health Med . 2016
    ..The findings indicate that the nursing staff can change caring behaviours and facilitate the empowerment of patients with a hip fracture...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Sex effects on short-term complications after hip fracture: a prospective cohort study
    Wilhelmina Ekström
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
    Clin Interv Aging 10:1259-66. 2015
    ..To evaluate potential sex differences and other factors associated with complications within 4 months after a hip fracture...
  11. doi request reprint Low bone mineral density and fat-free mass in younger patients with a femoral neck fracture
    Amer N Al-Ani
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Clinical Science Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Invest 45:800-6. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to examine body composition and BMD and their relationship with trauma mechanisms in young and middle-aged patients with femoral neck fracture...
  12. 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...
  13. doi request reprint Good responsiveness with EuroQol 5-Dimension questionnaire and Short Form (36) Health Survey in 20-69 years old patients with a femoral neck fracture: A 2-year prospective follow-up study in 182 patients
    Niklas Honkavaara
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science Intervention and Technology CLINTEC, Department of Orthopaedics, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Injury 47:1692-7. 2016
    ..The purpose was to evaluate the responsiveness of SF-36 and EQ-5D in a younger population with femoral neck fracture...
  14. doi request reprint Power to the patient: care tracks and empowerment a recipe for improving rehabilitation for hip fracture patients
    Susanne Löfgren
    Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics LIME, Medical Management Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 29:462-9. 2015
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