Tonning Olsson

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Fractures are a serious complication after stroke. Among patients with femoral neck fractures, a large subgroup have had a previous stroke. This study aimed to investigate the incidence of fractures after stroke. Included in the study were 1139 patients consecutively admitted for acute stroke. Fractures occurring from stroke onset until the end of the study(More)
STUDY DESIGN In this study, 43 patients scheduled for a single-level cervical Cloward procedure for disc disease were randomized prospectively to fusion with autograft, allograft, or xenograft. OBJECTIVE To outline any differences in fusion over time in terms of final mobility and clinical outcome between the three bone grafts. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND(More)
Treatment with CPH 82, a mixture of two benzylidated podophyllotoxin glycosides, has been shown to improve inflammatory activity in patients with RA. The drug has few side effects but some patients have developed clinical features of Cushing's syndrome. We studied the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis in two female patients before and during(More)
Ninety-nine patients with clinically and histopathologically established sarcoidosis were studied during the period of January 1971 to October 1977 using the bronchoscope. In 32 patients, biopsy of the bronchial mucosa showed a microscopic picture typical of sarcoidosis. In eight (8 percent) of the 99 patients, severe stenosis of the bronchi was seen. We(More)
Musculo-skeletal symptoms were screened in 24 consecutive patients with newly diagnosed sarcoidosis and followed up two years later. Ten patients had joint involvement. Symptoms were most frequently found in ankle joints, followed by hand and knee joints. Arthritis was found in seven (29%) patients, two of whom suffered from monoarthritis of foot and wrist(More)
In a cross-over study of six clinically healthy cows in early lactation, injection of 10 mg dexamethasone isonicotinate caused significantly increased plasma glucose for six days and significantly decreased milk yield for one day. The corresponding effects of 10 mg dexamethasone phosphate + 20 mg dexamethasone phenylpropionate lasted for at least nine and(More)