Research presentation

Martin Björklund

Research presentation

Martin Björklund

Researcher, associate professor of physiotherapy

Research subject: Occupational Health Sciences

Registered Physical Therapist 1986
Ph.D. in Sports Medicine 2004
Associate Professor, Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Umeå university, 2012

CURRENT RESEARCH

  • Reliability and validity of a new questionnaire for symptoms and functional limitations in subjects with neck pain
  • The effect of neck coordination training on sensorimotor function, symptoms and self-rated health and functioning for non-specific neck-shoulder pain
  • Rehabilitation of people with neck pain. Effects of individualized treatment based on prognostic indicators and tests of functioning
  • Range of movement

READ MORE ABOUT

Rehabilitation of musculoskeletal disorders

I took my doctorate in 2004 in the subject of sports medicine, focusing on proprioception and sensory mechanisms in muscle stretching. Read more about my thesis

Current research interest

Characterisation of sensorimotor function in people with long-term neck pain. Development of sensorimotor treatment methods for the same patient group. Read more

Keywords: Motor control, proprioception, sensorimotor function, neck pain, questionnaire

Current projects

Reliability and validity of a new questionnaire for symptoms and functional limitations in subjects with neck pain
Responsible person: Martin Björklund
 
The effect of neck coordination training on sensorimotor function, symptoms and self-rated health and functioning for non-specific neck-shoulder pain
Responsible person: Martin Björklund

Rehabilitation of women with neck pain. Effects of individualized treatment based on prognostic indicators and tests of functioning
Responsible person: Martin Björklund

Range of movement
Responsible: Mats Djupsjöbacka

Published by: Camilla Haglund Page responsible: Annika Strömberg Updated: 2020-02-12
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