Publications

A list of scientific publications as recorded in the DIVA at the University of Gävle.

Articles | Doctoral thesis | Book chapters | Conference papers | Reports


Articles


Scholarly articles, refereed

Svedmark, Å., Björklund, M., Häger, C., Nilsson Sommar, J. & Wahlström, J. (2018). Impact of Workplace Exposure and Stress on Neck Pain and Disabilities in Women : A Longitudinal Follow-up After a Rehabilitation Intervention. Annals of Work Exposures and Health, 62 (5), 591-603. 10.1093/annweh/wxy018 [More information]
Tronarp, R., Nyberg, A., Hedlund, M., Häger, C., McDonough, S. & Björklund, M. (2018). Office-cycling : a promising way to raise pain thresholds and increase metabolism with minimal compromising of work performance. BioMed Research International. 10.1155/2018/5427201 [More information]
Ferreira, M., Björklund, M., Dach, F. & Chaves, T. (2017). Cross-cultural adaptation of the profile fitness mapping neck questionnaire to brazilian Portuguese : internal consistency, reliability, and construct and structural validity. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 40 (3), 176-186. 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.01.004 [More information]
Rudolfsson, T., Björklund, M., Svedmark, Å., Srinivasan, D. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2017). Direction-specific impairments in cervical range of motion in women with chronic neck pain : influence of head posture and gravitationally induced torque. PLoS ONE, 12 (1). 10.1371/journal.pone.0170274 [More information]
Svedmark, Å., Björklund, M., Häger, C., Sommar, J. & Wahlström, J. (2017). Impact of physical and psychosocial workplace exposure and stress on neck pain rehabilitation in women : - a longitudinal study. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. [Submitted] [More information]
Björklund, M., Wiitavaara, B. & Heiden, M. (2017). Responsiveness and minimal important change for the ProFitMap-neck questionnaire and the Neck Disability Index in women with neck-shoulder pain. Quality of Life Research, 26 (1), 161-170. 10.1007/s11136-016-1373-8 [More information]
Gold, J., Hallman, D., Hellström, F., Björklund, M., Crenshaw, A., Mathiassen, S., Barbe, M. & Ali, S. (2017). Systematic review of quantitative imaging biomarkers for neck and shoulder musculoskeletal disorders. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 18. 10.1186/s12891-017-1694-y [More information]
Hellström, F., Gouveia-Figueira, S., Nording, M., Björklund, M. & Fowler, C. (2016). Association between plasma concentrations of linoleic acid-derived oxylipins and the perceived pain scores in an exploratory study in women with chronic neck pain. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 17 (1). 10.1186/s12891-016-0951-9 [More information]
Svedmark, Å., Djupsjöbacka, M., Häger, C., Jull, G. & Björklund, M. (2016). Is tailored treatment superior to non-tailored treatment for pain and disability in women with non-specific neck pain? : a randomized controlled trial. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 17 (1). 10.1186/s12891-016-1263-9 [More information]
Gold, J., Hallman, D., Hellström, F., Björklund, M., Crenshaw, A., Djupsjöbacka, M., Heiden, M., Mathiassen, S., Piligian, G. & Barbe, M. (2016). Systematic review of biochemical biomarkers for neck and upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health, 42 (2), 103-124. 10.5271/sjweh.3533 [More information]
Hadrévi, J., Björklund, M., Kosek, E., Hällgren, S., Antti, H., Fahlström, M. & Hellström, F. (2015). Systemic differences in serum metabolome : a cross sectional comparison of women with localised and widespread pain and controls. Scientific Reports, 5. 10.1038/srep15925 [More information]
Rudolfsson, T., Djupsjöbacka, M., Häger, C. & Björklund, M. (2014). Effects of neck coordination exercise on sensorimotor function in chronic neck pain : a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 46 (9), 908-914. 10.2340/16501977-1869 [More information]
Wiitavaara, B., Björklund, M. & Nilsson, A. (2012). An initial factor analysis of prominent aspects of health experiences for women with neck-shoulder pain. Disability and Rehabilitation, 34 (11), 934-942. 10.3109/09638288.2011.628436 [More information]
Björklund, M., Djupsjöbacka, M., Svedmark, Å. & Häger, C. (2012). Effects of tailored neck-shoulder pain treatment based on a decision model guided by clinical assessments and standardized functional tests. A study protocol of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 13 (75). 10.1186/1471-2474-13-75 [More information]
Ericsson, P., Björklund, M. & Wahlström, J. (2012). Exposure assessment in different occupational groups at a hospital using Quick Exposure Check (QEC) : a pilot study. Work : A journal of Prevention, Assesment and rehabilitation, 41 (Suppl. 1), 5718-5720. 10.3233/WOR-2012-0929-5718 [More information]
Rudolfsson, T., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2012). Range of motion in the upper and lower cervical spine in people with chronic neck pain. Manual Therapy, 17 (1), 53-59. 10.1016/j.math.2011.08.007 [More information]
Björklund, M., Hamberg, J., Heiden, M. & Barnekow-Bergkvist, M. (2012). The ProFitMap-neck : reliability and validity of a questionnaire for measuring symptoms and functional limitations in neck pain. Disability and Rehabilitation, 34 (13), 1096-1107. 10.3109/09638288.2011.635747 [More information]
Röijezon, U., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2011). The slow and fast components of postural sway in chronic neck pain. Manual Therapy, 16 (3), 273-278. 10.1016/j.math.2010.11.008 [More information]
Röijezon, U., Djupsjöbacka, M., Björklund, M., Häger-Ross, C., Grip, H. & Liebermann, D. (2010). Kinematics of fast cervical rotations in persons with chronic neck pain : a cross-sectional and reliability study. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 11. 10.1186/1471-2474-11-222 [More information]
Richter, H., Röijezon, U., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2010). Long-term adaptation to neck/shoulder pain and perceptual performance in a hand laterality motor imagery test. Perception, 39 (1), 119-130. 10.1068/p6418 [More information]
Wiitavaara, B., Björklund, M., Brulin, C. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2009). How well do questionnaires on symptoms in neck-shoulder disorders capture the experiences of those who suffer from the disorders? : A content analysis of questionnaires and interviews. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 10 (1). 10.1186/1471-2474-10-30 [More information]
Röijezon, U., Björklund, M., Bergenheim, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2008). A novel method for neck coordination exercise : a pilot study on persons with chronic non-specific neck pain. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 5. 10.1186/1743-0003-5-36 [More information]
Sandlund, J., Röijezon, U., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2008). Acuity of goal-directed arm movements to visible targets in chronic neck pain. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 40 (5), 366-374. [More information]
Björklund, M., Hamberg, J., Heiden, M. & Barnekow-Bergkvist, M. (2007). The assessment of symptoms and functional limitations in low back pain patients : validity and reliability of a new questionnaire. European spine journal, 16 (11), 1799-1811. 10.1007/s00586-007-0405-z [More information]
Björklund, M., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Crenshaw, A. (2006). Acute muscle stretching and shoulder position sense. Journal of athletic training, 41 (3), 270-274. [More information]
Sandlund, J., Djupsjöbacka, M., Ryhed, B., Hamberg, J. & Björklund, M. (2006). Predictive and discriminative value of shoulder proprioception tests for patients with whiplash-associated disorders. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 38 (1), 44-49. 10.1080/16501970510042847 [More information]
Björklund, M., Radovanovic, S., Ljubisavljevic, M., Windhorst, U. & Johansson, H. (2004). Muscle stretch-induced modulation of noxiously activated dorsal horn neurons of feline spinal cord.. Neuroscience research, 48 (2), 175-184. 10.1016/j.neures.2003.10.009 [More information]
Björklund, M., Crenshaw, A., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Johansson, H. (2003). Position sense acuity is diminished following repetitive low-intensity work to fatigue in a simulated occupational setting. A critical comment. European Journal of Applied Physiology and Occupational Physiology, 88 (4-5), 485-486. 10.1007/s00421-002-0753-7 [More information]
Björklund, M., Hamberg, J. & Crenshaw, A. (2001). Sensory adaptation after a 2-week stretching regimen of the rectus femoris muscle. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 82 (9), 1245-1250. 10.1053/apmr.2001.24224 [More information]
Hamberg, J., Björklund, M., Nordgren, B. & Sahlstedt, B. (1993). Stretchability of the rectus femoris muscle : Investigation of validity and intratester reliability of two methods including x-ray analysis of pelvic tilt. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 74 (3), 263-270. [More information]

Scholarly articles, non-refereed

Djupsjöbacka, M., Röiijezon, U., Häger-Ross, C. & Björklund, M. (2010). Sensomotorisk funktion hos personer med nackbesvär. Fysioterapi (6-7), 38-45. External link [More information]
Björklund, M., Crenshaw, A., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Johansson, H. (2000). Position sense acuity is diminished following repetitive low-intensity work to fatigue in a simulated occupational setting. European Journal of Applied Physiology and Occupational Physiology, 81, 361-367. External link [More information]

Doctoral thesis

Björklund, M. (2004). Effects of Repetitive Work on Proprioception and of Stretching on Sensory Mechanisms : Implications for Work-related Neuromuscular Disorders. Diss. , 2004Arbetslivsinstitutets tryckeri, Umeå. (Umeå University Medical Dissertations 877) [More information]

Book chapters

Björklund, M. (2014). The ProFitMap-neck questionnaire.. Neck pain : new perspectives : 14th Physiatric Summer School : 15.-16.08.2013, Helsinki. Helsinki: Rehabilitation Orton, Invalid Foundation. P. 61-68. [More information]

Conference papers

Hallman, D., Mathiassen, S., Heiden, M., Birk Jørgensen, M., Holtermann, A., Rudolfsson, T., Björklund, M., Svedmark, Å., Djupsjöbacka, M., Hellström, F., Rönnlund Borg, T., Häger, C., Sommar, J. & Wahlström, J. (2018). Arbete, individ och nacksmärta : Forskning vid Forte-centret “Kroppen i arbete – från problem till potential”. FALF KONFERENS 2018 Arbetet - problem eller potential för en hållbar livsmiljö? 10-12 juni 2018 i Gävle : Program och Abstracts. Gävle: Gävle University Press. P. 102-. External link [More information]
Gold, J., Hallman, D., Hellström, F., Björklund, M., Mathiassen, S., Piligian, G. & Barbe, M. (2016). Biochemical biomarkers for MSDs : systematic review results. . [More information]
Borg, T., Björklund, M., Djupsjöbacka, M., Wänman, A. & Hellström, F. (2016). Perceived muscular tension in healthy subjects : a cross-sectional study. PREMUS2016 : Book of abstracts. P. 411-411. [More information]
Björklund, M., Tronarp, R., Granås, M., Dahlgren, G., McDonough, S., Nyberg, A. & Häger, C. (2015). Office-cycling while working : An innovative concept to prevent and reduce musculoskeletal pain in office workers - a controlled feasibility study. . External link [More information]
Svedmark, Å., Häger, C., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Björklund, M. (2015). Self-estimated general improvement in function and health after tailored and non-tailored neck-shoulder pain treatment in women : A randomized controlled trial. World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress 2015, Singapore, 1-4 May, 2015.. [More information]
Björklund, M. (2015). What works for whom:challenges in personalising physical therapy : Discussion panel. . [More information]
Björklund, M., Djupsjöbacka, M., Svedmark, Å. & Häger, C. (2014). Effects of tailored versus non-tailored treatment on pain and pressure pain threshold in women with nonspecific neck pain : a randomized controlled trial. . [More information]
Hellström, F., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Björklund, M. (2012). Metabolic profiles and inflammatory cytokines in people with generalized or local muscle pain. . [More information]
Svedmark, Å., Sandsjö, L., Häger, C. & Björklund, M. (2012). Progressive Individualized EMG Biofeedback Training for Women. . P. 75-. [More information]
Wiitavaara, B., Björklund, M., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Nilsson, A. (2010). Can internationally recommended outcome domains capture aspects that are prominent for the health experiences of women with neck- and shoulder pain? : A factor analysis. (Poster). Proceedings of the Premus 2010 conference (Seventh International Conference on Prevention of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders) August 29-September 2. Angers, France. P. 283-. External link [More information]
Rudolfsson, T., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2010). Range of motion in the upper and lower cervical spine in people with chronic neck pain. The XVIII Congress of the International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology (ISEK). Aalborg, Denmark. [More information]
Björklund, M., Hamberg, J., Heiden, M. & Barnekow-Bergkvist, M. (2010). The profile fitness mapping questionnaire for the neck. Reliability and validity of a new questionnaire for symptoms and functional limitations in subjects with neck pain. (Poster). Proceedings of the Premus 2010 conference. [More information]
Rudolfsson, T., Domkin, D., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2009). Is neck pain associated with altered body sway kinematics?. Sjukgymnastdagarna. Stockholmsmässan i Älvsjö, Stockholm: Legitimerade Sjukgymnasters Riksförbund, Stockholm. [More information]
Björklund, M., Hamberg, J., Heiden, M. & Barnekow-Bergkvist, M. (2009). The profile fitness mapping scales, validity of a new back-specific questionnaire. . P. 279-279. [More information]
Röijezon, U., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2007). A novel method of neck coordination exercise : effects on sensorimotor functions and self reported health and functioning. 15th International WCPT Congress, World Physical Therapy. [More information]
Sandlund, J., Röijezon, U., Björklund, M. & Djupsjöbacka, M. (2007). Acuity of goal-directed reaching movements to visible targets in chronic neck disorders. Sixth International Scientific Conference on Prevention of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders. P. 10-. External link [More information]
Björklund, M., Hamberg, J., Heiden, M. & Barnekow-Bergkvist, M. (2007). The profile fitness mapping scales, validity of a new back-specific questionnaire. The 2007 Society for Back Pain Research Meeting. [More information]
Blesic, S., Ljubisavljevic, M., Radovanovic, S., Björklund, M., Milosevic, S. & Johansson, H. (2000). A random walk model analysis of spinal dorsalhorn neuron discharges. . Munchen, Germany: European Biophysics Journal. [More information]
Björklund, M., Radovanovic, S., Ljubisavljevic, M., Windhorst, U. & Johansson, H. (2000). Effects of combined mechanical and nociceptive stimuli on nociceptive-responsive dorsal horn neurons of cat spinal cord. . [More information]
Björklund, M., Crenshaw, A., Djupsjöbacka, M. & Johansson, H. (1999). Repetitive low-back-level arm activity to fatigue diminishes limb position sense. . [More information]

Reports

Björklund, M., Djupsjöbacka, M., Wijk, K., Sundelin, G. & Gellerstedt, S. (2010). Minska värken : Åtgärder mot värk i nacke och rygg. Gävle: Gefle University Press. 18 p. [More information]
Publicerad av: Camilla Haglund Sidansvarig: Annika Strömberg Sidan uppdaterades: 2016-10-17
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