Lund University Hospital

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Organization: Lund University Hospital
Country: Sweden

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  1. pmc Systemic zoledronate treatment both prevents resorption of allograft bone and increases the retention of new formed bone during revascularization and remodelling. A bone chamber study in rats
    Jörgen Astrand
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:63. 2006
  2. ncbi Cigarette smoking delays bone healing: a prospective study of 200 patients operated on by the hemicallotasis technique
    Annette W-Dahl
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:347-51. 2004
  3. ncbi Nutritional supplementation for diabetic foot ulcers: the first RCT
    M Eneroth
    Department of Orthopaedics, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    J Wound Care 13:230-4. 2004
  4. ncbi What's all that noise? The effect of co-morbidity on health outcome questionnaire results after knee arthroplasty
    Michael J Dunbar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:119-26. 2004
  5. ncbi Effects of short-term cycling on knee joint proprioception in ACL-deficient patients
    David Roberts
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital Lund, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:357-63. 2004
  6. ncbi Topical, single dose bisphosphonate treatment reduced bone resorption in a rat model for prosthetic loosening
    Jörgen Astrand
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, S 22185 Lund, Sweden
    J Orthop Res 22:244-9. 2004
  7. ncbi Association of radiographic hand osteoarthritis with radiographic knee osteoarthritis after meniscectomy
    M Englund
    Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 50:469-75. 2004
  8. ncbi No augmentation of morselized and impacted bone graft by OP-1 in a weight-bearing model
    Magnus Tagil
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:742-8. 2003
  9. ncbi Can we identify a 'high risk' patient profile to determine who will experience rapid progression of osteoarthritis?
    L Stefan Lohmander
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund University, SE 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 12:S49-52. 2004
  10. ncbi Compressive and shear properties of commercially available polyurethane foams
    Mark S Thompson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund 22185, Sweden
    J Biomech Eng 125:732-4. 2003

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  1. pmc Systemic zoledronate treatment both prevents resorption of allograft bone and increases the retention of new formed bone during revascularization and remodelling. A bone chamber study in rats
    Jörgen Astrand
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:63. 2006
    ..In the present study we investigate if zoledronate, the most potent of the commercially available bisphosphonates, can be used to reduce the amount or speed of bone graft remodeling...
  2. ncbi Cigarette smoking delays bone healing: a prospective study of 200 patients operated on by the hemicallotasis technique
    Annette W-Dahl
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:347-51. 2004
    ..Cigarette smoking is known to impede bone healing. The hemicallotasis technique is based on an external fixation and delayed healing prolongs treatment and increases the risk of further complications...
  3. ncbi Nutritional supplementation for diabetic foot ulcers: the first RCT
    M Eneroth
    Department of Orthopaedics, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    J Wound Care 13:230-4. 2004
    ..To determine if oral nutritional supplementation improved wound healing in malnourished patients with diabetic foot ulcers when compared with a placebo...
  4. ncbi What's all that noise? The effect of co-morbidity on health outcome questionnaire results after knee arthroplasty
    Michael J Dunbar
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:119-26. 2004
    ..We modified the Charnley Classification for hips to facilitate its use with knee arthroplasty patients and investigated what affect the different classes of co-morbidity had on the results of a spectrum of outcome questionnaires...
  5. ncbi Effects of short-term cycling on knee joint proprioception in ACL-deficient patients
    David Roberts
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital Lund, 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:357-63. 2004
    ..The results are not conclusive in this pilot study, but the possibility that ACL-deficient patients and controls may not react likewise to cycling, as regards their proprioceptive ability, is discussed...
  6. ncbi Topical, single dose bisphosphonate treatment reduced bone resorption in a rat model for prosthetic loosening
    Jörgen Astrand
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, S 22185 Lund, Sweden
    J Orthop Res 22:244-9. 2004
    ..Rats treated with topical alendronate had soft tissue areas reduced by half. Topical bisphosphonate treatment before cementing a joint implant could possibly reduce the risk of later loosening...
  7. ncbi Association of radiographic hand osteoarthritis with radiographic knee osteoarthritis after meniscectomy
    M Englund
    Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 50:469-75. 2004
    ..To evaluate the association between radiographic hand osteoarthritis (OA), a disease with marked heredity, and radiographic knee OA in patients treated with meniscectomy...
  8. ncbi No augmentation of morselized and impacted bone graft by OP-1 in a weight-bearing model
    Magnus Tagil
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:742-8. 2003
    ..In this study, our aim was to determine whether it was possible to increase further the remodeling of impacted morselized bone allografts by combining load-bearing with a BMP...
  9. ncbi Can we identify a 'high risk' patient profile to determine who will experience rapid progression of osteoarthritis?
    L Stefan Lohmander
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund University, SE 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 12:S49-52. 2004
    ..Further evaluation of these variables and their individual and combined influence will be useful to design a risk profile for OA incidence and progression...
  10. ncbi Compressive and shear properties of commercially available polyurethane foams
    Mark S Thompson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund 22185, Sweden
    J Biomech Eng 125:732-4. 2003
    ..The shear properties of rigid polyurethane (PU-R) foams, routinely used to simulate cancellous bone, are not well characterized...
  11. pmc The Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS): from joint injury to osteoarthritis
    Ewa M Roos
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:64. 2003
    ..The measure is relatively new and further use of the instrument will add knowledge and suggest areas that need to be further explored and improved...
  12. ncbi A combination of bisphosphonate and BMP additives in impacted bone allografts
    Charlotte Jeppsson
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:483-9. 2003
    ..Although the problems associated with the use of OP-1 in impaction grafting may be solved by adding a bisphosphonate, some of the benefits of OP-1 can be lost...
  13. ncbi The Bone and Joint Decade and the global economic and healthcare burden of musculoskeletal disease
    Lars Lidgren
    Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Rheumatol Suppl 67:4-5. 2003
  14. ncbi Impact of type of meniscal tear on radiographic and symptomatic knee osteoarthritis: a sixteen-year followup of meniscectomy with matched controls
    M Englund
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 48:2178-87. 2003
    ..To investigate long-term radiographic and patient-relevant outcome of isolated limited meniscectomy with regard to type of meniscal tear and extent of surgical resection...
  15. ncbi Intravenous regional administration of corticosteroids in juvenile chronic arthritis
    Magnus Tagil
    Hand and Upper Extremity Unit, Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:352-4. 2004
    ..For 20 years, we have been treating these severely ill patients with intravenous regional glucocorticoids (a modified Bier's block)...
  16. ncbi Bone cement X-ray contrast media: a clinically relevant method of measuring their efficacy
    F Kjellson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, S 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 70:354-61. 2004
    ..We conclude that evaluations of contrast media should be made with voltages and phantoms imitating the clinical application...
  17. pmc Similar group mean scores, but large individual variations, in patient-relevant outcomes over 2 years in meniscectomized subjects with and without radiographic knee osteoarthritis
    Przemyslaw T Paradowski
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:38. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was, thus, to assess the variation in pain and function on group and individual level over 2 years in previously meniscectomized individuals with and without radiographic knee osteoarthritis (OA)...
  18. ncbi Clinical measurements of proprioception, muscle strength and laxity in relation to function in the ACL-injured knee
    D Roberts
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:9-16. 2007
    ..Higher rating of subjective function corresponded to female gender, lesser side-to-side difference of anterior laxity and better proprioception...
  19. ncbi 6 Weeks with the von Rosen splint is sufficient for treatment of neonatal hip instability
    Henrik Lauge-Pedersen
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 77:257-61. 2006
    ..We analyzed the efficiency of a treatment program that has been used for 10 years at our hospital, in which all unstable hips (subluxatable, Barlow-positive and Ortolani-positive) are treated with the von Rosen splint for 6 weeks...
  20. ncbi Systemic zoledronate precoating of a bone graft reduces bone resorption during remodeling
    Magnus Tagil
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital SE 221 85 Lund, Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 77:23-6. 2006
    ..Bisphosphonates are used to reduce resorption of necrotic bone. We tested a systemic pretreatment before harvesting the graft in order to protect the bone and cartilage against collapse and secondary arthrosis...
  21. ncbi Mobile vs. fixed meniscal bearing in total knee replacement: a randomised radiostereometric study
    Ulrik Hansson
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, S 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Knee 12:414-8. 2005
    ..The movement between the tibial tray and the mobile meniscal insert expressed as maximum total point motion (MTPM) was 6.8+/-3.3 mm at the 1st year follow-up...
  22. ncbi Modeling of the heat distribution in the intervertebral disk
    Johan Persson
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 84 Lund, Sweden
    Ultrasound Med Biol 31:709-17. 2005
    ..The physical constraints on the piezocrystal set the limit of the size of the treatment volume...
  23. ncbi Alendronate prevents collapse in mechanically loaded osteochondral grafts: a bone chamber study in rats
    Magnus Tagil
    Departments of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:756-61. 2004
    ..To investigate this, we used a rat bone chamber model to subject a necrotic osteochondral graft to a large mechanical load during remodeling...
  24. ncbi Joint injury causes knee osteoarthritis in young adults
    Ewa M Roos
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden and Spenshult Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Sweden
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:195-200. 2005
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  25. ncbi Fluid shifts due to microgravity and their effects on bone: a review of current knowledge
    Ian D McCarthy
    Biomechanics and Biomaterials Laboratory, Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Ann Biomed Eng 33:95-103. 2005
    ..It is proposed that tissue fluid pressures have an effect on bone that is independent of mechanical load, which may explain the variation in bone mineral density observed in space flight...
  26. ncbi Acrylic bone cements: clinical developments and current status: Scandinavia
    Lars Lidgren
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Orthop Clin North Am 36:55-61, vi. 2005
    ..This article focuses on bone cement, the cementing technique used, and their influence on aseptic loosening and infection of acrylic and joint implants--Scandinavian view...
  27. ncbi Risk factors for symptomatic knee osteoarthritis fifteen to twenty-two years after meniscectomy
    M Englund
    Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 50:2811-9. 2004
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  28. ncbi Water uptake and release from iodine-containing bone cement
    F Kjellson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Biomed Mater Res A 71:292-8. 2004
    ..A microCT investigation showed that the risk of developing an observable radiolucent zone is negligible...
  29. ncbi Movement pattern of the Exeter femoral stem; a radiostereometric analysis of 22 primary hip arthroplasties followed for 5 years
    Anna Stefánsdóttir
    Department of Orthopedics, Hässleholm Kristianstad County Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:408-14. 2004
    ..The design of the Exeter stem may facilitate distal migration, but radiostereometric analysis (RSA) studies have been limited to 2 years of follow-up...
  30. pmc A randomised, placebo controlled, comparative trial of the gastrointestinal safety and efficacy of AZD3582 versus naproxen in osteoarthritis
    L S Lohmander
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:449-56. 2005
    ..To evaluate the gastrointestinal safety and efficacy of the COX inhibiting nitric oxide donator AZD3582 in patients with hip or knee osteoarthritis...
  31. pmc Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) - validation and comparison to the WOMAC in total knee replacement
    Ewa M Roos
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:17. 2003
    ..This encouraged us to study the use of the Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) to assess the outcome of total knee replacement...
  32. ncbi Infection and arthritis. Infection of prosthetic joints
    Lars Lidgren
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund SE 221 85, Sweden
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 17:209-18. 2003
    ..Infection of prosthetic joints is one of the most devastating complications following replacement surgery. The size of the problem, the diagnostic puzzle, bacteriological findings and treatment modalities are highlighted...
  33. ncbi Validation of the foot and ankle outcome score for ankle ligament reconstruction
    E M Roos
    Dept of Orthopedics, Lund University, Sweden
    Foot Ankle Int 22:788-94. 2001
    ..The FAOS met set criteria of validity and reliability. The FAOS appears to be useful for the evaluation of patient-relevant outcomes related to ankle reconstruction...
  34. ncbi Delayed surgery does not reduce the interface strength between the surface of a bone fracture and a self-curing injectable hydroxyapatite (Norian SRS)
    P Kopylov
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 35:129-33. 2001
    ..This indicates that the failure occurred in the Norian SRS rather than in the bone or at the interface...
  35. ncbi The patella in total knee arthroplasty: resurfacing or nonresurfacing of patella
    A Lindstrand
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, 22185 Lund, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:S21-3. 2001
    ..This presentation merely analyzes the extent of patellar problems in knee arthroplasty, as a detailed analysis of the causes of this common problem is not possible using data from a national multicenter study...
  36. ncbi Wrist arthroscopy in distal radial fractures using a modified horizontal technique
    T Lindau
    Hand Unit, Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital in Lund, Sweden
    Arthroscopy 17:E5. 2001
    ..The horizontal technique allows complete treatment of comminuted, unstable distal radial fractures, intra-articular and extra-articular reduction, and bone grafting, as well as assessment and treatment of associated soft-tissue injuries...
  37. ncbi The Harrington reconstruction for advanced periacetabular metastatic destruction: good outcome in 32 patients
    J Nilsson
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:591-6. 2000
    ..The Harrington reconstruction technique is an effective and long-lasting method to relieve pain and restore function in patients with advanced periacetabular metastatic destruction...
  38. pmc What can we do about osteoarthritis?
    L S Lohmander
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Res 2:95-100. 2000
    ..Will saving the cartilage improve patient pain and function? Effective outcome measures are needed to accelerate testing of new treatments. Further improvement is needed in joint implant technology to decrease costs, wear and loosening...
  39. ncbi Methods for determining the accuracy of radiostereometric analysis (RSA)
    L Ryd
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:403-8. 2000
    ..4 and 4.6 degrees of rotation about the transverse axis, corresponding to a clinical stress series of extension and flexion...
  40. ncbi Past incidence and future demand for knee arthroplasty in Sweden: a report from the Swedish Knee Arthroplasty Register regarding the effect of past and future population changes on the number of arthroplasties performed
    O Robertsson
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:376-80. 2000
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  41. ncbi Failure of partial cementation to achieve implant stability and bone ingrowth: a long-term roentgen stereophotogrammetric study of tibial components
    L Ryd
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Orthop Res 17:311-20. 1999
    ..In conclusion, partial cementation does not appear to be a way to achieve bone ingrowth in porous-coated implants under load...
  42. ncbi Longitudinal and cross-sectional variability in markers of joint metabolism in patients with knee pain and articular cartilage abnormalities
    L S Lohmander
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 6:351-61. 1998
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  43. ncbi [Salvaged femoral heads banked for re-use. Excellent bone replacement in revision of prosthetic surgery]
    P Aspenberg
    Institutionen för ortopedi, Lasarettet, Lund
    Lakartidningen 96:870-4. 1999
    ..The article provides a review of the biological effects to be expected of bank bone implants, how the risk of infection can be avoided, and which indications are appropriate...
  44. ncbi [Increased risk of knee and hip arthrosis among elite athletes. Lower level exercise and sports seem to be "harmless"]
    H Roos
    Ortopediska kliniken, Helsingborgs lasarett
    Lakartidningen 95:4606-10. 1998
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  45. ncbi Early inducible displacement of tibial components in total knee prostheses inserted with and without cement: a randomized study with roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis
    S Toksvig-Larsen
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 80:83-9. 1998
    ..The results of the present study emphasize the importance of the initial prosthetic fixation...
  46. ncbi Review of knee proprioception and the relation to extremity function after an anterior cruciate ligament rupture
    T Friden
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 31:567-76. 2001
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  47. ncbi Visual analog scales for interpretation of back and leg pain intensity in patients operated for degenerative lumbar spine disorders
    G Zanoli
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2375-80. 2001
    ..A prospective observational study of visual analog scale (VAS) scores for pain in patients operated at one institution within the framework of a national registry...
  48. ncbi The Swedish Knee Arthroplasty Register 1975-1997: an update with special emphasis on 41,223 knees operated on in 1988-1997
    O Robertsson
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 72:503-13. 2001
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  49. pmc Should tumor depth be included in prognostication of soft tissue sarcoma?
    Anders Rydholm
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    BMC Cancer 3:17. 2003
    ..When tumor size is dichotomized, this effect should be most pronounced in the large size (>5 cm) group in which the size span is larger...
  50. ncbi Self-reported headache during saturation diving
    Martin Englund
    Norwegian Underwater Intervention NUI A S, Bergen, Norway
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:236-41. 2003
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  51. ncbi Improvements in pain relief, handling time and pressure ulcers through internal audits of hip fracture patients
    Ami Hommel
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 17:78-83. 2003
    ..5% in 2000 had pressure ulcers at discharge from the hospital. The outcome for hip fracture patients was improved through attention to quality improvements with all staff involved and focused on these patients...
  52. pmc No bias of ignored bilaterality when analysing the revision risk of knee prostheses: analysis of a population based sample of 44,590 patients with 55,298 knee prostheses from the national Swedish Knee Arthroplasty Register
    Otto Robertsson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University, Lund, S 221 85 Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 4:1. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate if ignoring bilateral operations when using these methods biases the results...
  53. ncbi Polyethylene wear in prosthetic hips with loose components
    Uldis Kesteris
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    J Arthroplasty 18:10-5. 2003
    ..4 mm and 1.5 mm, respectively (P=.0001). A significant difference in linear wear between hips with loose cups and loose stems was seen 1 year after surgery: 0.4 mm/y versus 0.3 mm/y, respectively (P=.05)...
  54. ncbi Evidence-based lumbar spine surgery. The role of national registration
    Björn Strömqvist
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand Suppl 73:34-9. 2002
  55. ncbi [Research, progress and controversies around osteoarthritis]
    Stefan Lohmander
    Avdelningen för ortopedi, institutionen för rörelseorganens sjukdomar, Universitetssjukhuset, Lund
    Lakartidningen 99:4720-2. 2002
  56. ncbi Norian SRS versus functional treatment in redisplaced distal radial fractures: a randomized study in 20 patients
    P Kopylov
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Br 27:538-41. 2002
    ..The clinical results at 6 months in both groups were similar. We conclude that aggressive treatment of redisplaced fractures of the distal radius may be unnecessary in most women aged 50 years or more...
  57. ncbi [Clinical criteria best foundation for diagnosis of mild to moderate arthritis. Symptoms, not radiological results, dictate choice of treatment]
    Ewa Roos
    Avdelningen för ortopedi, institutionen för rörelseorganens sjukdomar, Universitetssjukhuset, Lund
    Lakartidningen 99:4362-4. 2002
    ..Radiographs should be obtained when other serious pathologies are suspected or when operative procedures are being discussed...
  58. ncbi Ultrasound nucleolysis: an in vitro study
    Johan Persson
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:1189-97. 2002
    ..Two orthogonal transducers resulted in a superior temperature distribution than using just one transducer. It is, therefore, feasible to consider thermal treatment of the nucleus pulposus of the disc using noninvasive US...
  59. ncbi Swanson versus APL arthroplasty in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the trapeziometacarpal joint: a prospective and randomized study in 26 patients
    M Tagil
    Hand Surgery Unit, Department of Orthopaedics, Lund University Hospital, S 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Br 27:452-6. 2002
    ..Five endoprostheses subluxed during stressed pinch. In conclusion, both methods gave good, but not complete, pain relief and neither produced better results than the other in the short term...
  60. ncbi Arthrodesis by percutaneous fixation: patellofemoral arthrodesis in rabbits without debridement of the joint
    Henrik Lauge-Pedersen
    Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:186-9. 2002
    ..Therefore, fusion occurred not only in relation to the screws, but also between the screws and in the periphery of the patella. Our findings show that bony fusion can occur in a healthy joint without joint resection or debridement...
  61. ncbi Reduction of instability-induced bone resorption using bisphosphonates: high doses are needed in rats
    Jörgen Astrand
    Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:24-30. 2002
    ..Instability-induced bone resorption therefore seems to be reduced by bisphosphonates, but higher doses are needed to obtain this effect than to reduce bone resorption associated with normal remodeling of untraumatized bone...
  62. ncbi Prognostic factors in soft tissue sarcoma
    A Rydholm
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop Scand Suppl 273:148-55. 1997
    ..Another approach would be to ignore efforts to characterize prognostic features of the primary tumor and instead, with some type of tracer technique (see pp x-y in this issue), focus on whether it has metastasized or not...