Max Gordon
Karolinska Institutet
Publications 34
#1Jabbar Mohammed (Umeå University)
#2Sebastian Mukka (Umeå University)H-Index: 8
Last.Olof Sköldenberg (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 14
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Background and purpose — Straight collarless polished tapered stems have been linked to an increased risk for periprosthetic femur fractures in comparison with anatomically shaped stems, especially...
#1Pontus Sjöholm (Umeå University)H-Index: 1
#2Volker T C Otten (Umeå University)H-Index: 2
Last.Sebastian Mukka (Umeå University)H-Index: 8
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Background and purpose — Preoperative posterior tilt of the femoral head as seen on lateral radiographs has been reported to affect the risk of fixation failure in cases of minimally displaced femoral neck fractures (Garden I–II). We investigated radiological risk factors of treatment failure.Patients and methods — We included 417 patients (68% women, median age: 78 years (50–108) with a minimally displaced femoral neck fracture (Garden I–II) treated with internal fixation in a retrospective coh...
Background Depression is common in elderly hip-fracture patients and together with cognitive impairment is associated with increased risk of mortality.
#2Maria UnbeckH-Index: 6
Last.Olof SköldenbergH-Index: 14
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Objectives Preventing adverse events (AEs) after orthopaedic surgery is a field with great room for improvement. A Swedish instrument for measuring AEs after hip arthroplasty based on administrative data from the national patient register is used by both the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register and the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions. It has never been validated and its accuracy is unknown. The aim of this study was to validate the instrument's ability to detect AEs, and to cal...
#1Karin Hallin (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 3
#2Max Gordon (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 14
Last.Anna Kiessling (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 13
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Objective This study aimed to compare the rate of patient readmissions and mortality between care provided at an orthopaedic interprofessional training ward (IPTW) and usual care. Design Retrospective cohort study. Setting Orthopaedic wards at a level II trauma centre at a Swedish university teaching hospital between 2006 and 2011. Participants Two cohorts were identified: (1) a control cohort that had not received care at the IPTW, and (2) patients who had been treated for at least 1 day at the...
#1Jakub Olczak (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 1
#2Niklas FahlbergH-Index: 1
Last.Max Gordon (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 14
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Background and purpose - Recent advances in artificial intelligence (deep learning) have shown remarkable performance in classifying non-medical images, and the technology is believed to be the nex ...