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Aspects of bone quality and risk assessments in fracture and elective orthopaedic patients
Background: Bone quality, bone strength, and bone remodelling are important in many orthopaedic conditions and can have an impact on fracture incidence, bone healing, implant failure, and different outcome aspects. ...
Humeral fractures - Epidemiology, treatment and reoperations in the Swedish Fracture Register
Fractures are common, but the knowledge on outcomes, treatment methods or the actual number of fractures treated each year has been sparse. With the introduction of the Swedish Fracture Register (SFR) in 2011, the prospective ...
Congenital Heart Disease, Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Worldwide, 1% of all live born children are born with a congenital heart disease (CHD) and currently >95% reach adulthood due to better diagnostics and medical care. At the same time, Diabetes Mellitus (DM), type 1 (T1DM) ...
Periprosthetic femoral fracture after total hip replacement. Incidence, risk factors, and treatment
This thesis investigates the incidence of surgically treated periprosthetic femoral fractures (PPFF) in Sweden between 2001 and 2011, the demography of this population, risk factors that may contribute to its occurrence ...
On the mortality of patients treated with dental implants: Association to age, degree of tooth loss, and treatment modality
Rehabilitation of partially or completely edentulous patients with implant-supported prostheses is a common treatment in dentistry. Clinical studies evaluating this type of treatment have largely focused on technical and ...