Browsing Department of Surgical Sciences by Author "Engesæter, Ingvild Øvstebø"
Engesæter, Ingvild Øvstebø (The University of Bergen, 2013-11-08)According to data held by the Medical Birth Registry of Norway, approximately 1% of all newborns in Norway are diagnosed annually with hip instability at birth. Abduction treatment (Frejka pillow) for 6-12 weeks is the ...Doctoral thesis
Total hip replacement in young adults with hip dysplasia. Age at diagnosis, previous treatment, quality of life, and validation of diagnoses reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register between 1987 and 2007 Engesæter, Ingvild Øvstebø; Lehmann, Trude; Laborie, Lene Bjerke; Lie, Stein Atle; Rosendahl, Karen; Engesæter, Lars B. (Informa Healthcare, 2011-04)Background and purpose: Dysplasia of the hip increases the risk of secondary degenerative change and subsequent total hip replacement. Here we report on age at diagnosis of dysplasia, previous treatment, and quality of ...Peer reviewedJournal article