Search for dissertations about: "rotator cuff"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the words rotator cuff.

  1. 1. Rotator Cuff Tears : Short- and long-term aspects on treatment outcome

    Author : Mats Ranebo; Lars Adolfsson; Hanna Björnsson; Rolf Norlin; Ian Trail; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Rotator cuff tear is a common disorder and there is a lack of knowledge of appropriate treatment and consequences of different treatment modalities. The overall aim of this thesis was to examine short- and long-term results of rotator cuff tear treatment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Treatment of subacromial pain and rotator cuff tears

    Author : Hanna Cecilia Björnsson Hallgren; Lars Adolfsson; Kajsa Johansson; Rolf Norlin; Li Tsai-Fällender; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Shoulder; rotator cuff tear; ultrasound; surgery; exercises;

    Abstract : Shoulder pain is very common, affecting 14-21 % of the population at some time during their lifetime. The aims of this thesis were to improve the understanding of various aspects concerning the pathogenesis and treatment of subacromial pain and rotator cuff tears. READ MORE

  3. 3. Physiotherapy after surgery in patients with subacromial pain – an evaluation of functional outcome and health-related quality of life in the mid- and long-term perspective

    Author : Ingrid Hultenheim Klintberg; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : shoulder pain; impingement; rotator cuff; repair; physiotherapy; rehabilitation; evaluation; patient satisfaction; quality of life; posterior capsule; strength training; gender;

    Abstract : Background: No consensus exists regarding physiotherapy treatment after surgery in patients with subacromial pain. There are only a few randomised, controlled studies that evaluate outcome after different physiotherapy treatment protocols. READ MORE

  4. 4. Patients with subacromial pain : Diagnosis, treatment and outcome in primary care

    Author : Kajsa Johansson; Mats Foldevi; Lars Adolfsson; Karin Harms-Ringdahl; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; evidence based medicine; general practitioners; physiotherapy; rotator cuff; shoulder impingement syndrome; Family medicine; Allmänmedicin;

    Abstract : Syftet med avhandlingen var att beskriva diagnostiken och utvärdera handläggningen i primärvård av patienter med subacromial smärta.Avhandlingen omfattar fyra studier. READ MORE

  5. 5. Clinical and surgical aspects of treatment of degenerative and traumatic rotator cuff tears

    Author : Soheila Zhaeentan; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Pain caused by rotator cuff pathology or tear is a major source of discomfort and dysfunction in the shoulder joint. The prevalence of rotator cuff tear increases with age and also as the workforce becomes older. READ MORE