Publications

Coronary Heart Diseases
Group-based aerobic interval training in patients with chronic heart: Norwegian Ullevaal Model Nilsson Blakstad B, Hellesnes B, Westheim A, Risberg MA. Physical Therapy.2008;88(4):523-35
2008
No effect of group-based aerobic interval-training on N-treminal pro_BNP natruiretic peptide levels in patients with chronic heart failure. Nilsson BB, Westheim A, Risberg MA, Arnesen H, Seljeflot I. Scan Cardiovasc J. 2010;44(4): 223-9.
2010
The effects of group-based aerobic interval training in patients with chronic heart failure: A prospective randomized controlled trial. Nilsson BB, Westheim A, Risberg MA. European Journal Heart Failure. Submitted December 2007.
2007
Cardiac rehabilitation – a group-based model in a patient with chronic heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Nilsson Blakstad B, Hellesnes B, Westheim A, Risberg MA. Physical Therapy. Accepted December 2007. In press.
2007
Hip- Osteoarthritis
Sagittal plane gait characteristics in hip osteoarthritis patients with mild to moderate symptoms compared to healthy controls: a cross-sectional study. Eitzen I, Fernandes L, Nordsletten L, Risberg MA. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2012 Dec 20;13:258. doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-13-258.

Reliability and validity of the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE) in patients with hip osteoarthritis. Svege I, Kolle E, Risberg MA. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2012 Feb 21;13:26.

Functioning and disability in patients with hip osteoarthritis with mild to moderate pain. Rydevik K, Fernandes L, Nordsletten L, Risberg MA. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2010 Oct;40(10):616-24.
2010
Efficacy of patient education and supervised exercise vs patient education alone in patients with hip osteoarthritis: a single blind randomized clinical trial. Fernandes L, Storheim K, Sandvik L, Nordsletten L, Risberg MA.Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2010 Oct;18(10):1237-43. Epub 2010 Jul 13.
2010
Development of a therapeutic exercise program for patients with osteoarthritis of the hip. Fernandes L, Storheim K, Nordsletten L, Risberg MA. Phys Ther. 2010 Apr;90(4):592-601.
2010
Multi-language translation and cross-cultural adaptation of the OARSI/OMERACT measure of intermittent and constant osteoarthritis pain (ICOAP) Maillefert JF, Kloppenburg M, Fernandes L, Punzi L, Günther K.-P, Martin Mola E, Lohmander L.S, Pavelka K, Lopez-Olivo M A, Dougados M, Hawker GA. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2009 Oct;17(10):1293-6.

2009
Knee
A 12-Week Exercise Therapy Program in Middle-Aged Patients With Degenerative Meniscus Tears: A Case Series With 1-Year Follow-up. Stensrud S, Roos EM, Risberg MA. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2012;42(11):919-31. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2012.4165. Epub 2012 Sep 5.
Warm-up exercise prevents acute knee and ankle injuries in young handball players. Ødegaard TT, Risberg MA. Aust J Physiother. 2005;51(2):131.
2005
Outcome after knee dislocations: a 2-9 years follow-up of 85 consecutive patients. Engebretsen L, Risberg MA, Robertson B, Ludvigsen TC, Johansen S. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2009 Sep;17(9):1013-26.
2009
Outcomes of an anatomic posterolateral knee reconstruction. LaPrade RF, Johansen S, Agel J, Risberg MA, Moksnes H, Engebretsen L. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Jan;92(1):16-22.
2010
Arthroscopic surgery provides no additional benefit over physical therapy and medication for the treatment of knee ostheoarthritis. Risberg MA. CAP. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy 2009, vol 55 (2): 137
2009
Knee- ACL
Online registration of monthly sports participation after ACL injury – reliability and validity Grindem H, Eitzen I, Snyder-Mackler L, Risberg MA. BJSM Online First, published on May 3, 2013

A Pair-Matched Comparison of Return to Pivoting Sports at 1 Year in Anterior Cruciate Ligament-Injured Patients After a Nonoperative Versus an Operative Treatment Course. Grindem H, Eitzen I, Moksnes H, Snyder-Mackler L, Risberg MA. Am J Sports Med. 2012 Sep 7.

The current evidence for treatment of ACL injuries in children is low: a systematic review Moksnes H, Engebretsen L, Risberg MA Performance-basJ Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 Jun 20;94(12):1112-9
Management of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in skeletally immature individuals. Moksnes H, Engebretsen L, Risberg MA.
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2012;42(3):172-83.
Single-Legged Hop Tests as Predictors of Self-reported Knee Function in Nonoperatively Treated Individuals With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Grindem H, Logerstedt D, Eitzen I, Moksnes H, Axe MJ, Snyder-Mackler L, Engebretsen L, Risberg MA. Am J Sports Med. 2011 Aug 9

ACL deficient potential copers and noncopers reveal different isokinetic quadriceps strength profiles in the early stage after injury. Eitzen I, Eitzen TJ, Holm I, Snyder-Mackler L, Risberg MA (2010). Am J Sports Med March 2010; 38; 3, 586-593
2010-01-01
Functional tests should be accentuated more in the decision for ACL reconstruction. Eitzen, I, Moksnes H, Snyder-Mackler L, Engebretsen L, Risberg MA. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2010 Apr 22.
2010-04-01
The Long-term Effect of 2 Postoperative Rehabilitation Programs After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Risberg MA, Holm I. Am J Sports Med. 2009 Oct;37(10):1958-66. Epub

2009 Jun 25
2009-10-01
Preoperative quadriceps strength is a significant predictor of knee function two years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Eitzen I; Risberg MA, Holm I. Br J Sports Med 2009;43:371-376.
2009-01-01
Rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament injury influences joint loading during walking but not hopping. Risberg MA, Moksnes H, Storevold A, Holm I, Snyder-Mackler L. Br J Sports Med. 2009 Jun;43(6):423-8. Epub

2009 Mar 8.
2009-06-01
A systematic review of evidence for anterior cruciate ligamentrehabilitation: how much and what type? Literature review. Risberg MA, Lewek M, Snyder-Mackler L. Physical Therapy in Sport 5 (2004) 125-145
2004-01-01
Design and Implementation of a Neuromuscular Training Program Following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Risberg MA, Mørk M, Krogstad Jenssen H, Holm I. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical

Therapy
2001;3l (ll):620-631
2001-01-01
Perfomance-based functional evaluation of non-operative and operative treatment after anterior cruciate ligament injury Moksnes H, Risberg MA. Scand J Med Sci Sports 2009: 19: 345-355.
2009-01-01
Performance based functional outcome for children 12 years or younger following ACL injury. A two to nine years follow-up study. Moksnes H, Engebretsen L, Risberg MA. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy 2008;16 pp.214-223.
2008-01-01
Individuals with an anterior cruciate ligament-deficient knee classified as noncopers may be candidates for nonsurgical rehabilitation Moksnes H, Snyder-Mackler L, Risberg MA: . J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2008 Oct;38(10):586-95.
2008-10-01
Neuromuscular Training versus Strength Training During First 6 Months After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Risberg MA, Holm I, Myklebust G, Engebretsen L. Phys Ther 2007;87(6) pp 737-750.
2007-06-01
Knee- Cartilage
Full-thickness cartilage lesion do not affect knee function in patients with ACL injury. Hjermundrud V, Bjune TK, Risberg MA, Engebretsen L, Arøen A. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2010 Mar;18(3):298-303.

Rehabilitation of Patients with Articular Cartilage Injury in the Knee (Part I)and Postoperative Rehabilitation of Patients after Cartilage Repair Procedures (Part II) Van Assche D, Wondrasch B, Risberg MA. Book Chapter. Cartilage repair. CURRENT CONCEPTS. A DJO Incorporated initiative. International Headquarters – London. pp. 121

Knee- Osteoarthritis
Knee function and prevalence of knee osteoarthritis after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective study with 10 to 15 years of follow-up. Letter to the editor Rincon GA, Vyas D, Zhou J, Fu FH, Oiestad BE, Holm I, Aune AK, Gunderson R, Myklebust G, Engebretsen L, Fosdahl M, Risberg MA.Am J Sports Med. 2011 Apr;39(4):NP3; author reply NP3-4.

No difference in knee function or prevalence of OA after reconstruction of the ACL with 4-strand hamstring autograft versus patellar tendon-bone autograft: a randomised study with 10-year follow-up. Holm I, Oiestad BE, Risberg MA, Aune AK. Am J Sports Med. 2010 Mar;38(3):448-54. Epub 2010 Jan 23.

Knee Function and Prevalence of Knee Osteoarthritis After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Prospective Study With 10 to 15 Years of Follow-up. Oiestad BE, Holm I, Aune AK, Gunderson R, Myklebust G, Engebretsen L, Fosdahl MA, Risberg MA. Am J Sports Med. 2010 Aug 16. [Epub ahead of print]

The association between radiographic knee osteoarthritis and knee symptoms, function and quality of life 10-15 years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Oiestad BE, Holm I, Engebretsen L, Risberg MA. Br J Sports Med. 2010 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Knee Osteoarthritis After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury: A Systematic Review Øiestad, BE, Engebretsen L, Storheim K, Risberg MA. Am J Sports Med July 2009 37:1434-1443
Winner of the 2008 Systematic Review Competition

Quadriceps muscle weakness after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A risk factor for knee osteoarthritis? Oiestad BE, Holm I, Gunderson R, Myklebust G, Risberg MA. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2010 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Short-term beneficial effects of physiotherapy exercise after knee arthroplasty for osteoarthritis. Risberg MA. Aust J Physiother. 2008;54(1):73.

Low back pain
Effect of glucosamine on pain-related disability in patients withchronic low back pain and degenerative lumbar osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial Wilkens P, Scheel IB, Grundnes O, Hellum C, Storheim K. JAMA. 2010 Jul 7;304(1):45-52.

New clinical guidelines for low back pain Laerum E, Storheim K, Brox JI. New clinical guidelines for low back pain. Tidsskrift for den norske Legeforening. 2007 Oct 18; 127(20):2706.

Combination of exercise and advice was slightly better than placebo for subacute low back pain. Storheim K, Grotle M. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy 2007 Vol. 53, pp 286.

Evidence-informed management of chronic low back pain with back schools, brief education, and fear-avoidance training. Brox JI, Storheim K, Grotle M, Tveito TH, Indahl A, Eriksen HR. The Spine Journal 2008; 8 pp. 28?39.

Systematic review of back schools, brief education, and fear-avoidance training for chronic low back pain. Brox JI, Storheim K, Grotle M, Tveito TH, Indahl A, Eriksen HR. The Spine Journal 2007.

National publications
Nye kliniske retningslinjer for korsryggssmerter Laerum E, Storheim K, Brox JI. Tidsskrift for den norske Legeforening. 2007 Oct 18; 127(20):2706.

Totalruptur av fremre korsbånd. Funksjonstesting, rehabilitering og langtidsfølger. Eitzen I, Moksnes H, Oiestad BE, Risberg MA. Fysioterapeuten nr 11/2008: 22-28

Effekt av sjokk- og trykkbølgebehandling ved rotatorcuffsyndrom, lateral epikondylitt og plantar fasciitis- en litteraturoversikt. Gjersing LR, Storheim K, Risberg MA. Bølstad, K. Sendt Tidsskrift for den norske Legeforening.

Reliabilitet, portabel balanseplattform, friske individer- en metodestudie. Engebretsen KB, Mørk M, Risberg MA. Fysioterapeuten, 2007; 5 pp 17-24.

Osteoporosis
Inter- and intrarater reliability of isokinetic thigh muscle strength tests in postmenopausal women with osteopenia. Eitzen I, Hakestad KA, Risberg MA.Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Mar;93(3):420-7.

Other Active Rehabilitation Articles
The reliability of a simplified water displacement instrument: a method for measuring arm volume. Sagen A, Kåresen R, Risberg MA.Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2005 Jan;86(1):86-9.

Validity for the simplified water displacement instrument to measure arm lymphedema as a result of breast cancer surgery. Sagen A, Kåresen R, Skaane P, Risberg MA. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2009 May;90(5):803-9.

Physical activity for the affected limb and arm lymphedema after breast cancer surgery. A prospective, randomized controlled trial with two years follow-up. Sagen A, Kåresen R, Risberg MA. Acta Oncol. 2009;48(8):1102-10.
Changes in arm morbidities and health-related quality of life after breast cancer surgery – a five-year follow-up study Sagen A, Kåresen R, Sandvik L, Risberg MA. Acta Oncol. 2009;48(8):1111-8.