Forskningsgruppe i fysioterapi


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Publications 2009

Another productive year for the Division of Physiotherapy Sciences. Here are last years publications:


Ask T, Strand LI, Skouen JS. The effect of two exercise regimes; motor control vs. endurance-strength training for patients with whiplash-associated disorders. A randomized controlled pilot study. Clin Rehabil 2009, 23 (9):812-23.

Bentsen SB, Wahl AK, Hanestad BR, Strand LI. Pain and disability in chronic low back pain patients treated using instrumented fusion. Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain 2009;17(4):358-68.

Bjordal JM, Demmink JH. Fysiske virkemidler innen idrettsfysioterapi - En oppdatering. Norsk Idrettsmedisin 2009;24:5-14.

Chow RT, Johnson MI, Lopes-Martins RA, Bjordal JM. Efficacy of low-level laser therapy in the management of neck pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised placebo or active-treatment controlled trials. Lancet. 2009;374:1897-1908.

Eppeland SG, Myklebust G, Hodt-Billington C, Moe-Nilssen R. Gait & Patterns in subjects with rheumatoid arthritis cannot be explained by reduced speed alone. Gait & Posture 2009; 29(3):499-503

Fersum KV, Dankaerts W, O'Sullivan PB, Maes J, Skouen JS, Bjordal JM, Kvale A. Integration of sub-classification strategies in RCTs evaluating manual therapy treatment and exercise therapy for non-specific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP): a systematic review. Br J Sports Med, 2009

Fersum K, O`Sullivan P, Kvåle A, Skouen JS. The inter-examiner reliability of a classification system for patients with non-specific long-lasting low back pain. Manual Therapy 2009;14:555-561.

Fjørtoft T, Einspieler C, Adde L, Strand LI. Inter-observer reliability of the "Assessment of Motor Repertoire - 3 to 5 Months" based on video recordings of infants. Early Human Development 2009;85:297-302.

Frigo L, Favero GM, Campos Lima HJ, Maria DA, Bjordal JM, Joensen J, Iversen VV, Marcos RL, Parizzoto NA, Lopes-Martins RA. Low-Level Laser Irradiation (InGaAlP-660 nm) Increases Fibroblast Cell Proliferation and Reduces Cell Death in a Dose-Dependent Manner. Photomed Laser Surg. 2009

Frigo L, Luppi JS, Favero GM, Maria DA, Penna SC, Bjordal JM, Bensadoun RJ, Lopes-Martins RA. The effect of low-level laser irradiation (In-Ga-Al-AsP - 660 nm) on melanoma in vitro and in vivo. BMC Cancer. 2009;9:404.

Husebo BS, Strand LI, Moe-Nilssen R, Husebo SB, Ljunggren AE. Pain in Older Persons with Severe Dementia. Psychometric Properties of the Mobilization-Observation-Behaviour-Intensity-Dementia (MOBID-2) Pain Scale in a Clinical Setting. Scand J Caring Sci, 2009. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-6712.2009.00710.x

Husebo BS, Strand LI, Moe-Nilssen R, Husebo SB, Ljunggren AE. Pain behaviour and pain intensity in older persons with severe dementia: reliability of the MOBID Pain Scale by video uptake. Scand J Caring Sci; 2009; 23; 180-189.

Joensen J, Couppe C, Bjordal JM. Increased palpation tenderness and muscle strength deficit in the prediction of tendon hypertrophy in symptomatic unilateral shoulder tendinopathy: an ultrasonographic study. Physiotherapy. 2009;95:83-93.

Junior EC, Lopes-Martins RA, Baroni BM, De Marchi T, Rossi RP, Grosselli D, Generosi RA, de Godoi V, Basso M, Mancalossi JL, Bjordal JM. Comparison Between Single-Diode Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) and LED Multi-Diode (Cluster) Therapy (LEDT) Applications Before High-Intensity Exercise. Photomed Laser Surg. 2009; e-pub March 20.

Kvåle A. Global Fysioterapi Metode (GFM-52) og Den Omfattende Kroppsundersøkelsen (DOK) - likheter og ulikheter. Bokkapittel i Festskrift til Berit H. Bunkan. Utgitt av Høyskolen I Oslo 2009.

Leal Junior EC, Lopes-Martins RA, de Almeida P, Ramos L, Iversen VV, Bjordal JM. Effect of low-level laser therapy (GaAs 904 nm) in skeletal muscle fatigue and biochemical markers of muscle damage in rats. E-pub ahead of print 21 Dec, 2009 Eur J Appl Physiol. 2009

Leal Junior EC, Lopes-Martins RA, Rossi RP, De Marchi T, Baroni BM, de Godoi V, Marcos RL, Ramos L, Bjordal JM. Effect of cluster multi-diode light emitting diode therapy (LEDT) on exercise-induced skeletal muscle fatigue and skeletal muscle recovery in humans. Lasers Surg Med. 2009;41:572-577.

Lotan M, Ljunggren AE, Moe-Nilssen R, Strand LI. Reliability of the Non-Communicating Adult Pain Checklist (NCAPC), assessed by different groups of health workers. Research in Developmental Disabilities 2009;30:735-45.

Lotan M, Ljunggren AE, Johnsen TB, Defrin R, Pick CG, Strand LI. A modified version of the Non-Communicating Children Pain Checklist-Revised (NCCPC-R), adapted to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Sensitivity to pain and internal consistency. Journal of Pain 2009;10:398-407.

Lotan M, Moe-Nilssen R, Ljunggren AE, Strand LI. Measurement properties of the Non-Communicating Adult Pain Checklist (NCAPC): A pain scale for adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, scored in a clinical setting. Res Dev Disabil 2009.

Maeland S, Jahnsen R, Opheim A, Froslie KF, Moe-Nilssen R, Stanghelle JK. No effect on gait function of progressive resistance exercise in adults with cerebral palsy A single-blind randomized controlled trial. Advances in Physiotherapy 2009; 11(1):1-7.

Magnussen L, Strand LI, Eriksen HR. Physical and mental functioning in disability pensioners with back pain. Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain 2009;17(1):37-47.

Najafi B, Helbostad JL, Moe-Nilssen R, Zijlstra W, Aminian K. Does walking strategy in older people change as a function of walking distance? Gait Posture 2009; 29(2):261-266.

Robinson R, Robinson HS, Bjørke G, Kvåle A. Reliability and validity of a palpation technique for identifying the spinous processes of C7 and L5. Manual Therapy 2009;14:409-14.

Sharma SP, Kvåle A, Bærheim A. Outcome in shoulder capsulitis (frozen shoulder) treated with corticosteroid and corticosteroid with distension - a randomized pilot study. International Musculoskeletal Medicine 2009;31(2):1-6.

Smedal T, Johansen HH, Myhr KM, Strand LI. Psychometric properties of a Norwegian version of Multiple Sclerosis Impact Scale (MSIS-29). Acta Neurol Scand 2009, doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0404.2009.01298.x

Smedal T, Strand LI, Aarseth JH, Gjelsvik B, Myhr KM. Evaluering av behandling med fysioterapi i varmt klima for pasienter med multippel sklerose
- en randomisert kontrollert crossover-studie. Rapport utarbeidet i 2009 til Oslo universitetssykehus HF, Rikshospitalet, Revmatologisk avdeling, Seksjon for
Behandlingsreiser til utlandet.

Strømsvik N, Råheim M, Øyen N, Gjengedal E. (2009). Men in the women's world of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer - a systematic review. Familial Cancer, 8, 221-229.

Sviland R, Råheim M, Martinsen K. Å komme til seg selv - i bevegelse, sansning og forståelse. (To become oneself - in movement, perception and understanding). Matrix: Tidsskrift for nordisk psykoterapi 2009, 26, 2, 257 - 275.

Tamber AL, Kjersti T Wilhelmsen KT, Strand LI. Measurement properties of the Dizziness Handicap Inventory by cross-sectional and longitudinal designs. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2009, 7:101 doi:10.1186/1477-7525-7-101

Ustad T, Sorsdahl AB, Ljunggren AE: Effects of Intensive Physiotherapy in Infants Newly Diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. Pediatric Physical Therapy 2009, 21: 140-149.

Wilhelmsen K, Ljunggren AE, Goplen F, Eide GE, Nordahl SHG. Long-term Symptoms in dizzy patients examined in a university clinic. BMC Ear Nose
Throat Disord 2009; 9:2.

Øien AM. Å utvikle nye fortellinger om seg selv. Dialoger fra psykomotorisk
praksis. I: Festskrift til Berit Heir Bunkan; (red. Kirsten Ekerholt).
HiO-rapport 2009 nr. 10

Øien AM, Råheim M, Iversen S, Steihaug S. Self-perception as embodied knowledge - changing processes for patients with chronic pain. Advances in Physiotherapy 2009, 11, 121-129.