Current research studies

Motivational Interview for Return to work

January 01, 2020

Is motivational interviewing more effective than usual follow up for return to work in people sick listed due to musculoskeletal conditions? In this project, we are going to look into motivational interview as a strategy for return to work.

Back Complaints in the Elderly

January 01, 2020

Almost everyone experience back pain at some point in their life. For some people, it is a rather quick episode, passing within a few days. Fort others, the pain persists. We aim at figuring out why. Our preliminary results show that as many as 80% of elderly with a new episode of back pain still has pain 3 months after their first visit to their primary care practitioner. Why is that?


February 23, 2023

Little is known about the risk factors for musculoskeletal pain and mental disorders in emerging adults (from 18 - 29 years of age)? In this study we aim at following a large cohort of young adults for 10 years to assess potential risk factors for persistent musculoskeletal pain and mental health disorders.

FysioPol - data collection in primary health care

January 01, 2020

FysioPol is a database for quality assurance and evaluation of physiotherapy practice at outpatient clinics at OsloMet. The aim of FysioPol is to give students experience with standardized data collection in clinical practice, as well as using the data to answer different physiotherapy specific research questions. Various projects have emerged based on these data.

Self-Management in Shoulder Patients

May 28, 2023

The AdShoulder Study. Read more about this project by clicking the button below.

Somatocognitive treatment for vestibulodynia

January 01, 2020

Vestibulodynia is a complex condition affecting many women in their reproductive age. In this randomized controlled trial we wish to investigate the effectiveness of somatocognitive physiotherapy against best current practice.

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  • CSRS (Annual Meeting Cervical Spine Researsh Society)
    CSRS (Annual Meeting Cervical Spine Researsh Society)
    26 May, 19:00 – 28 May, 23:00
    Paris, Paris, France
  • IASP, virtual World Congress on pain
    IASP, virtual World Congress on pain
    MUSK Health Research Group
    09 Jun, 08:00 – 11 Jun, 16:00
    MUSK Health Research Group, Pilestredet 44, Oslo, Norway
  • EFORT (European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology)
    EFORT (European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology)
    30 Jun, 19:00 – 02 Jul, 23:00
    Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • ASBMR (The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research)
    ASBMR (The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research)
    01 Oct, 08:00 – 04 Oct, 12:00
    Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Idrettsmedisinsk Høstkongress 2021
    Idrettsmedisinsk Høstkongress 2021
    29 Oct, 08:00 – 31 Oct, 17:00
    Oslo, Oslo, Norway
  • Sportskongress 2022
    Sportskongress 2022
    03 Feb 2022, 19:00 – 05 Feb 2022, 23:00
    Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Fysioterapikongressen 2022
    Fysioterapikongressen 2022
    17 Mar 2022, 08:00 – 19 Mar 2022, 17:00
    Ullensaker, Balder allé 2, 2060 Gardermoen, Norway

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