Carina Thorstensson


Sickness absence in musculoskeletal disorders – patients’ experiences of interactions with the Social Insurance Agency and health care. A qualitative study.
Hubertsson J, Petersson IF, Arvidsson B, Thorstensson CA.
BMC Public Health. 2011 Feb 16;11:107.


Proprioception in knee osteoarthritis: a narrative review.
Knoop J, Steultjens MP, van der Leeden M, van der Esch M, Thorstensson CA, Roorda LD, Lems WF, Dekker J.
Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2011 Jan 18


Help-seeking behaviour among people living with chronic hip or knee pain in the community.
Thorstensson CA, Gooberman-Hill R, Adamson J, Williams S, Dieppe P.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2009 Dec 7;10(1):153.

Choosing surgery: patients’ preferences within a trial of treatments for anterior cruciate ligament injury. A qualitative study.
Thorstensson CA, Lohmander LS, Frobell RB, Roos EM, Gooberman-Hill R.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2009 Aug 10;10:100.
The natural course of knee osteoarthritis in middle-aged individuals with knee pain – A 12 year follow-up using clinical and radiographic criteria.
Thorstensson CA, Andersson ML, Jönsson H, Saxne T, Petersson IF.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2008 Dec 3
Invited commentary.
Thorstensson CA.
Phys Ther. 2008 Dec;88(12):1541-3; author reply 1543-4.
Cooperation between gatekeepers in sickness insurance – the perspective of social insurance officers. A qualitative study.
Thorstensson CA, Mathiasson J, Arvidsson B, Heide A, Petersson IF.
BMC Health Serv Res. 2008 Nov 7;8:231.
The effect of eight weeks of exercise on knee adduction moment in early knee osteoarthritis–a pilot study.
Thorstensson CA, Henriksson M, von Porat A, Sjödahl C, Roos EM.
Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2007 Oct;15(10):1163-70. Epub 2007 Apr 26.
Serum levels of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) increase temporarily after physical exercise in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
Andersson ML, Thorstensson CA, Roos EM, Petersson IF, Heinegård D, Saxne T.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2006 Dec 7;7:98.
Knee kinematics and kinetics during gait, step and hop in males with a 16 years old ACL injury compared with matched controls.
von Porat A, Henriksson M, Holmström E, Thorstensson CA, Mattsson L, Roos EM.
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2006 Jun;14(6):546-54. Epub 2006 Mar 25.
How do middle-aged patients conceive exercise as a form of treatment for knee osteoarthritis?
Thorstensson CA, Roos EM, Petersson IF, Arvidsson B.
Disabil Rehabil. 2006 Jan 15;28(1):51-9.
Six-week high-intensity exercise program for middle-aged patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN20244858].
Thorstensson CA, Roos EM, Petersson IF, Ekdahl C.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2005 May 30;6:27
Reduced functional performance in the lower extremity predicted radiographic knee osteoarthritis five years later.
Thorstensson CA, Petersson IF, Jacobsson LT, Boegård TL, Roos EM.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2004 Apr;63(4):402-7.