Biomedical research at Oslo University Hospital

Oslo University Hospital is a merger of three former university hospitals in Oslo. Biomedical research is one of the hospital's core activities. Research at the hospital is closely interlinked with research undertaken at the University of Oslo. More than 50% of all biomedical research in Norway is published by researchers affiliated with the hospital. Research undertaken cover both basic research, translational research, and clinical research.

Oslo University Hospital has a central role in developing and supporting biomedical research within the South-Eastern Regional Health Authority. The hospital also pursues international research collaborations.

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Summary of publications:

Publications (original articles or review articles) published in 2015 from OUS - Division of Orthopaedic Surgery

68 publications found

Almaas R, Jensen U, Loennecken MC, Tveter AT, Sanengen T, Scholz T, Holm I (2015)
Impaired motor competence in children with transplanted liver
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 60 (6), 723-8
DOI 10.1097/MPG.0000000000000757, PubMed 25658058

Andersen MR, Frihagen F, Madsen JE, Figved W (2015)
High complication rate after syndesmotic screw removal
Injury, 46 (11), 2283-7
DOI 10.1016/j.injury.2015.08.021, PubMed 26319204

Andersson H, Sem M, Lund MB, Aaløkken TM, Günther A, Walle-Hansen R, Garen T, Molberg Ø (2015)
Long-term experience with rituximab in anti-synthetase syndrome-related interstitial lung disease
Rheumatology (Oxford), 54 (8), 1420-8
DOI 10.1093/rheumatology/kev004, PubMed 25740830

Aunan E, Næss G, Clarke-Jenssen J, Sandvik L, Kibsgård TJ (2015)
Patellar resurfacing in total knee arthroplasty: functional outcome differs with different outcome scores: A randomized, double-blind study of 129 knees with 3 years of follow-up
Acta Orthop, 87 (2), 158-64
DOI 10.3109/17453674.2015.1111075, PubMed 26540368

Bergeron MF, Mountjoy M, Armstrong N, Chia M, Côté J, Emery CA, Faigenbaum A, Hall G, Kriemler S, Léglise M, Malina RM, Pensgaard AM, Sanchez A, Soligard T, Sundgot-Borgen J, van Mechelen W, Weissensteiner JR, Engebretsen L (2015)
International Olympic Committee consensus statement on youth athletic development
Br J Sports Med, 49 (13), 843-51
DOI 10.1136/bjsports-2015-094962, PubMed 26084524

Berner K, Hall KS, Monge OR, Weedon-Fekjær H, Zaikova O, Bruland ØS (2015)
Prognostic factors and treatment results of high-grade osteosarcoma in norway: a scope beyond the "classical" patient
Sarcoma, 2015, 516843
DOI 10.1155/2015/516843, PubMed 25784831

Bhandari M, Devereaux PJ, Einhorn TA, Thabane L, Schemitsch EH, Koval KJ, Frihagen F, Poolman RW, Tetsworth K, Guerra-Farfán E, Madden K, Sprague S, Guyatt G, HEALTH Investigators (2015)
Hip fracture evaluation with alternatives of total hip arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty (HEALTH): protocol for a multicentre randomised trial
BMJ Open, 5 (2), e006263
DOI 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006263, PubMed 25681312

Bjarnason JA, Pripp AH, Reikeras O (2015)
Reliability of measures used in radiographic evaluation of the adult hip
Skeletal Radiol, 44 (7), 935-9
DOI 10.1007/s00256-015-2101-0, PubMed 25698620

Bjarnason JA, Reikeras O (2015)
Changes of center of rotation and femoral offset in total hip arthroplasty
Ann Transl Med, 3 (22), 355
DOI 10.3978/j.issn.2305-5839.2015.12.37, PubMed 26807410

Bredesen IM, Bjøro K, Gunningberg L, Hofoss D (2015)
Patient and organisational variables associated with pressure ulcer prevalence in hospital settings: a multilevel analysis
BMJ Open, 5 (8), e007584
DOI 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007584, PubMed 26316647

Clarke-Jenssen J, Øvre SA, Røise O, Madsen JE (2015)
Acetabular fracture assessment in four different pelvic trauma centers: have the Judet views become superfluous?
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg, 135 (7), 913-8
DOI 10.1007/s00402-015-2223-9, PubMed 25931251

Eitzen I, Fernandes L, Kallerud H, Nordsletten L, Knarr B, Risberg MA (2015)
Gait Characteristics, Symptoms, and Function in Persons With Hip Osteoarthritis: A Longitudinal Study With 6 to 7 Years of Follow-up
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther, 45 (7), 539-49
DOI 10.2519/jospt.2015.5441, PubMed 25996360

Eitzen I, Fernandes L, Nordsletten L, Risberg MA (2015)
No effects of a 12-week supervised exercise therapy program on gait in patients with mild to moderate osteoarthritis: a secondary analysis of a randomized trial
J Negat Results Biomed, 14, 5
DOI 10.1186/s12952-015-0023-y, PubMed 25886499

Engebretsen L, Lind M (2015)
Anteromedial rotatory laxity
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 23 (10), 2797-804
DOI 10.1007/s00167-015-3675-8, PubMed 26085190

Engen CN, Årøen A, Engebretsen L (2015)
Incidence of knee cartilage surgery in Norway, 2008-2011
BMJ Open, 5 (11), e008423
DOI 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008423, PubMed 26621511

Fitzgerald GK, Hinman RS, Zeni J, Risberg MA, Snyder-Mackler L, Bennell KL (2015)
OARSI Clinical Trials Recommendations: Design and conduct of clinical trials of rehabilitation interventions for osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis Cartilage, 23 (5), 803-14
DOI 10.1016/j.joca.2015.03.013, PubMed 25952351

Flatøy B, Rydinge J, Dahl J, Röhrl SM, Nordsletten L (2015)
Low wear, high stability - promises of success in a moderately cross-linked cup?
Hip Int, 25 (3), 199-203
DOI 10.5301/hipint.5000230, PubMed 25952922

Flatøy B, Röhrl SM, Bøe B, Nordsletten L (2015)
No medium-term advantage of electrochemical deposition of hydroxyapatite in cementless femoral stems. 5-year RSA and DXA results from a randomized controlled trial
Acta Orthop, 87 (1), 42-7
DOI 10.3109/17453674.2015.1084768, PubMed 26364953

Flatøy B, Röhrl SM, Rydinge J, Dahl J, Diep LM, Nordsletten L (2015)
Triple taper stem design shows promising fixation and bone remodelling characteristics: radiostereometric analysis in a randomised controlled trial
Bone Joint J, 97-B (6), 755-61
DOI 10.1302/0301-620X.97B6.34736, PubMed 26033054

Fuglesang HF, Flugsrud GB, Randsborg PH, Stavem K, Utvåg SE (2015)
Radiological and functional outcomes 2.7 years following conservatively treated completely displaced midshaft clavicle fractures
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg, 136 (1), 17-25
DOI 10.1007/s00402-015-2354-z, PubMed 26538266

Hakestad KA, Torstveit MK, Nordsletten L, Axelsson ÅC, Risberg MA (2015)
Exercises including weight vests and a patient education program for women with osteopenia: a feasibility study of the OsteoACTIVE rehabilitation program
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther, 45 (2), 97-105, C1-4
DOI 10.2519/jospt.2015.4842, PubMed 25579693

Hakestad KA, Torstveit MK, Nordsletten L, Risberg MA (2015)
Effect of exercises with weight vests and a patient education programme for women with osteopenia and a healed wrist fracture: a randomized, controlled trial of the OsteoACTIVE programme
BMC Musculoskelet Disord, 16, 352
DOI 10.1186/s12891-015-0811-z, PubMed 26578370

Hompland I, Rizvi SM, Winge M, Norum OJ, Bjerkehagen B, Ringen HO, Taksdal I, Mørk NJ, Hall KS (2015)
[A boy with a wound on his finger that would not heal]
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 135 (5), 445-8
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.14.0759, PubMed 25761032

Haaland B, Steenstrup SE, Bere T, Bahr R, Nordsletten L (2015)
Injury rate and injury patterns in FIS World Cup Alpine skiing (2006-2015): have the new ski regulations made an impact?
Br J Sports Med, 50 (1), 32-6
DOI 10.1136/bjsports-2015-095467, PubMed 26559877

Ingelsrud LH, Granan LP, Terwee CB, Engebretsen L, Roos EM (2015)
Proportion of Patients Reporting Acceptable Symptoms or Treatment Failure and Their Associated KOOS Values at 6 to 24 Months After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Study From the Norwegian Knee Ligament Registry
Am J Sports Med, 43 (8), 1902-7
DOI 10.1177/0363546515584041, PubMed 25977523

Johansen MW, Steenstrup SE, Bere T, Bahr R, Nordsletten L (2015)
Injuries in World Cup telemark skiing: a 5-year cohort study
Br J Sports Med, 49 (7), 453-7
DOI 10.1136/bjsports-2014-094211, PubMed 25645116

Johnsen MB, Eitzen I, Moksnes H, Risberg MA (2015)
Inter- and intrarater reliability of four single-legged hop tests and isokinetic muscle torque measurements in children
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 23 (7), 1907-16
DOI 10.1007/s00167-013-2771-x, PubMed 26284271

Kibsgård TJ (2015)
Radiostereometric analysis of sacroiliac joint movement and outcomes of pelvic joint fusion
Acta Orthop Suppl, 86 (359), 1-43
DOI 10.3109/17453674.2015.1022707, PubMed 25728354

Krogseth M, Watne LO, Juliebø V, Skovlund E, Engedal K, Frihagen F, Wyller TB (2015)
Delirium is a risk factor for further cognitive decline in cognitively impaired hip fracture patients
Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 64, 38-44
DOI 10.1016/j.archger.2015.12.004, PubMed 26952375

LaPrade CM, Foad A, Smith SD, Turnbull TL, Dornan GJ, Engebretsen L, Wijdicks CA, LaPrade RF (2015)
Biomechanical consequences of a nonanatomic posterior medial meniscal root repair
Am J Sports Med, 43 (4), 912-20
DOI 10.1177/0363546514566191, PubMed 25622987

LaPrade RF, Moulton SG, Cram TR, Geeslin AG, LaPrade CM, Engebretsen L (2015)
Medial and Lateral Meniscal Inside-Out Repairs
JBJS Essent Surg Tech, 5 (4), e24
DOI 10.2106/JBJS.ST.N.00097, PubMed 30405958

LaPrade RF, Moulton SG, Cram TR, Geeslin AG, LaPrade CM, Engebretsen L (2015)
Meniscal Root Repairs
JBJS Essent Surg Tech, 5 (4), e19
DOI 10.2106/JBJS.ST.N.00098, PubMed 30405953

Lee WA, Saroki AJ, Løken S, Trindade CA, Cram TR, Schindler BR, LaPrade RF, Philippon MJ (2015)
Radiographic Identification of Arthroscopically Relevant Proximal Femoral Structures
Am J Sports Med, 44 (1), 60-6
DOI 10.1177/0363546515612436, PubMed 26632607

Lee WA, Saroki AJ, Løken S, Trindade CA, Cram TR, Schindler BR, LaPrade RF, Philippon MJ (2015)
Radiographic Identification of Arthroscopically Relevant Acetabular Structures
Am J Sports Med, 44 (1), 67-73
DOI 10.1177/0363546515612083, PubMed 26589837

Lindalen E, Nordsletten L, Høvik Ø, Röhrl SM (2015)
E-vitamin infused highly cross-linked polyethylene: RSA results from a randomised controlled trial using 32 mm and 36 mm ceramic heads
Hip Int, 25 (1), 50-5
DOI 10.5301/hipint.5000195, PubMed 25633755

Magnusson K, Hagen KB, Østerås N, Nordsletten L, Natvig B, Haugen IK (2015)
Diabetes is associated with increased hand pain in erosive hand osteoarthritis: data from a population-based study
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 67 (2), 187-95
DOI 10.1002/acr.22460, PubMed 25186663

Mjaaland KE, Kivle K, Svenningsen S, Pripp AH, Nordsletten L (2015)
Comparison of markers for muscle damage, inflammation, and pain using minimally invasive direct anterior versus direct lateral approach in total hip arthroplasty: A prospective, randomized, controlled trial
J Orthop Res, 33 (9), 1305-10
DOI 10.1002/jor.22911, PubMed 25877694

Moksnes H, Engebretsen L, Seil R (2015)
The ESSKA paediatric anterior cruciate ligament monitoring initiative
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 24 (3), 680-7
DOI 10.1007/s00167-015-3746-x, PubMed 26249112

Nerhus TK, Ekeland A, Solberg G, Sivertsen EA, Madsen JE, Heir S (2015)
Radiological outcomes in a randomized trial comparing opening wedge and closing wedge techniques of high tibial osteotomy
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 25 (3), 910-917
DOI 10.1007/s00167-015-3817-z, PubMed 26467810

Omair A, Mannion AF, Holden M, Fairbank J, Lie BA, Hägg O, Fritzell P, Brox JI (2015)
Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) gene polymorphisms are associated with baseline disability but not long-term treatment outcome in patients with chronic low back pain
Eur Spine J, 24 (11), 2425-31
DOI 10.1007/s00586-015-3866-5, PubMed 25772090

Omair A, Mannion AF, Holden M, Leivseth G, Fairbank J, Hägg O, Fritzell P, Brox JI (2015)
Age and pro-inflammatory gene polymorphisms influence adjacent segment disc degeneration more than fusion does in patients treated for chronic low back pain
Eur Spine J, 25 (1), 2-13
DOI 10.1007/s00586-015-4181-x, PubMed 26281980

Otten VT, Crnalic S, Röhrl SM, Nivbrant B, Nilsson KG (2015)
Stability of Uncemented Cups - Long-Term Effect of Screws, Pegs and HA Coating: A 14-Year RSA Follow-Up of Total Hip Arthroplasty
J Arthroplasty, 31 (1), 156-61
DOI 10.1016/j.arth.2015.07.012, PubMed 26260783

Owe KM, Bjelland EK, Stuge B, Orsini N, Eberhard-Gran M, Vangen S (2015)
Exercise level before pregnancy and engaging in high-impact sports reduce the risk of pelvic girdle pain: a population-based cohort study of 39 184 women
Br J Sports Med, 50 (13), 817-22
DOI 10.1136/bjsports-2015-094921, PubMed 26435533

Petursson G, Fenstad AM, Havelin LI, Gøthesen Ø, Lygre SH, Röhrl SM, Furnes O (2015)
Better survival of hybrid total knee arthroplasty compared to cemented arthroplasty
Acta Orthop, 86 (6), 714-20
DOI 10.3109/17453674.2015.1073539, PubMed 26179889

Reigstad O, Thorkildsen R, Grimsgaard C, Melhuus K, Røkkum M (2015)
Examination and treatment of scaphoid fractures and pseudarthrosis
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen, 135 (12-13), 1138-42
DOI 10.4045/tidsskr.14.1256, PubMed 26130547

Reikeras O, Winge MI, Røkkum M (2015)
Effect of soft-tissue attachment on tibial fracture healing in rats
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong), 23 (1), 47-51
DOI 10.1177/230949901502300111, PubMed 25920643

Ruud SE, Aga R, Natvig B, Hjortdahl P (2015)
Use of emergency care services by immigrants—a survey of walk-in patients who attended the Oslo Accident and Emergency Outpatient Clinic
BMC Emerg Med, 15, 25
DOI 10.1186/s12873-015-0055-0, PubMed 26446671

Røtterud JH, Sivertsen EA, Forssblad M, Engebretsen L, Årøen A (2015)
Effect on Patient-Reported Outcomes of Debridement or Microfracture of Concomitant Full-Thickness Cartilage Lesions in Anterior Cruciate Ligament-Reconstructed Knees: A Nationwide Cohort Study From Norway and Sweden of 357 Patients With 2-Year Follow-up
Am J Sports Med, 44 (2), 337-44
DOI 10.1177/0363546515617468, PubMed 26657851

Skafjeld A, Iversen MM, Holme I, Ribu L, Hvaal K, Kilhovd BK (2015)
A pilot study testing the feasibility of skin temperature monitoring to reduce recurrent foot ulcers in patients with diabetes--a randomized controlled trial
BMC Endocr Disord, 15, 55
DOI 10.1186/s12902-015-0054-x, PubMed 26452544

Slobogean GP, Giannoudis PV, Frihagen F, Forte ML, Morshed S, Bhandari M (2015)
Bigger Data, Bigger Problems
J Orthop Trauma, 29 Suppl 12, S43-6
DOI 10.1097/BOT.0000000000000463, PubMed 26584266

Soberg HL, Bautz-Holter E, Finset A, Roise O, Andelic N (2015)
Physical and mental health 10 years after multiple trauma: A prospective cohort study
J Trauma Acute Care Surg, 78 (3), 628-33
DOI 10.1097/TA.0000000000000541, PubMed 25710437

Stake IK, Madsen JE, Hvaal K, Johnsen E, Husebye EE (2015)
Surgically treated talar fractures. A retrospective study of 50 patients
Foot Ankle Surg, 22 (2), 85-90
DOI 10.1016/j.fas.2015.05.005, PubMed 27301726

Steen H, Lange JE, Brox JI (2015)
Early weaning in idiopathic scoliosis
Scoliosis, 10, 32
DOI 10.1186/s13013-015-0059-2, PubMed 26587052

Stensrud S, Risberg MA, Roos EM (2015)
Effect of exercise therapy compared with arthroscopic surgery on knee muscle strength and functional performance in middle-aged patients with degenerative meniscus tears: a 3-mo follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
Am J Phys Med Rehabil, 94 (6), 460-73
DOI 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000209, PubMed 25299520

Stuge B (2015)
Current Knowledge on Low Back Pain and Pelvic Girdle Pain During Pregnancy and after Childbirth: A Narrative Review
Curr. Womens Health Rev., 11 (1), 68-74

Svege I, Fernandes L, Nordsletten L, Holm I, Risberg MA (2015)
Long-Term Effect of Exercise Therapy and Patient Education on Impairments and Activity Limitations in People With Hip Osteoarthritis: Secondary Outcome Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial
Phys Ther, 96 (6), 818-27
DOI 10.2522/ptj.20140520, PubMed 26678445

Switlyk MD, Kongsgaard U, Skjeldal S, Hald JK, Hole KH, Knutstad K, Zaikova O (2015)
Prognostic factors in patients with symptomatic spinal metastases and normal neurological function
Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol), 27 (4), 213-21
DOI 10.1016/j.clon.2015.01.002, PubMed 25624156

Terjesen T, Lofterød B, Skaaret I (2015)
Gait improvement surgery in ambulatory children with diplegic cerebral palsy
Acta Orthop, 86 (4), 511-7
DOI 10.3109/17453674.2015.1011927, PubMed 25637100

Torbergsen AC, Watne LO, Frihagen F, Wyller TB, Brugaard A, Mowe M (2015)
Vitamin deficiency as a risk factor for delirium
Eur. Geriatr. Med., 6 (4), 314-318

Torbergsen AC, Watne LO, Wyller TB, Frihagen F, Strømsøe K, Bøhmer T, Mowe M (2015)
Micronutrients and the risk of hip fracture: Case-control study
Clin Nutr, 36 (2), 438-443
DOI 10.1016/j.clnu.2015.12.014, PubMed 26795217

Utheim NC, Josefsen R, Nakstad PH, Solgaard T, Roise O (2015)
Occipital condyle fracture and lower cranial nerve palsy after blunt head trauma - a literature review and case report
J Trauma Manag Outcomes, 9, 2
DOI 10.1186/s13032-015-0024-3, PubMed 25897322

Vaksvik T, Ruijs A, Røkkum M, Holm I (2015)
Evaluation of a home treatment program for cold hypersensitivity using a classical conditioning procedure in patients with hand and arm injuries
J Hand Ther, 29 (1), 14-22
DOI 10.1016/j.jht.2015.09.002, PubMed 26498337

Vaksvik T, Røkkum M, Haugstvedt JR, Holm I (2015)
Small-to-moderate decreases in cold hypersensitivity up to 3 years after severe hand injuries: A prospective cohort study
J Plast Surg Hand Surg, 50 (2), 74-9
DOI 10.3109/2000656X.2015.1089877, PubMed 26413980

Vaarbakken K, Steen H, Samuelsen G, Dahl HA, Leergaard TB, Stuge B (2015)
Primary functions of the quadratus femoris and obturator externus muscles indicated from lengths and moment arms measured in mobilized cadavers
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon), 30 (3), 231-7
DOI 10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2015.02.004, PubMed 25697090

Westberg M, Frihagen F, Brun OC, Figved W, Grøgaard B, Valland H, Wangen H, Snorrason F (2015)
Effectiveness of gentamicin-containing collagen sponges for prevention of surgical site infection after hip arthroplasty: a multicenter randomized trial
Clin Infect Dis, 60 (12), 1752-9
DOI 10.1093/cid/civ162, PubMed 25737375

Williksen JH, Husby T, Hellund JC, Kvernmo HD, Rosales C, Frihagen F (2015)
External Fixation and Adjuvant Pins Versus Volar Locking Plate Fixation in Unstable Distal Radius Fractures: A Randomized, Controlled Study With a 5-Year Follow-Up
J Hand Surg Am, 40 (7), 1333-40
DOI 10.1016/j.jhsa.2015.03.008, PubMed 25914018

Zaikova O, Sundby Hall K, Styring E, Eriksson M, Trovik CS, Bergh P, Bjerkehagen B, Skorpil M, Weedon-Fekjaer H, Bauer HC (2015)
Referral patterns, treatment and outcome of high-grade malignant bone sarcoma in Scandinavia--SSG Central Register 25 years' experience
J Surg Oncol, 112 (8), 853-60
DOI 10.1002/jso.24074, PubMed 26482729

Øiestad BE, Quinn E, White D, Roemer F, Guermazi A, Nevitt M, Segal NA, Lewis CE, Felson DT (2015)
No Association between Daily Walking and Knee Structural Changes in People at Risk of or with Mild Knee Osteoarthritis. Prospective Data from the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study
J Rheumatol, 42 (9), 1685-93
DOI 10.3899/jrheum.150071, PubMed 26077404

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