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Ørjan Nesse Vigdal

Ørjan Nesse Vigdal

Research groups

Research projects

  • The Back Complaints in the Elders, Norway (BACE-N)

    The BACE-N is part of an international consortium (The Back Complaints in the Elders: BACE), which was established in 2008 in order to create standardised methodology for large cohort studies and share data on the burden of back pain in older people.

Scientific publications

Killingmo, Rikke Munk; Storheim, Kjersti; van der Windt, Danielle; Zolic-Karlsson, Zinajda; Vigdal, Ørjan Nesse; Kretz, Lise; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Grotle, Margreth (2022). Healthcare utilization and related costs among older people seeking primary care due to back pain: findings from the BACE-N cohort study. BMJ Open .

Killingmo, Rikke Munk; Chiarotto, Alessandro; van der Windt, Danielle; Storheim, Kjersti; Bierma-Zienstra, Sita; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Zolic-Karlsson, Zinajda; Vigdal, Ørjan Nesse; Koes, Bart W.; Grotle, Margreth (2022). Modifiable prognostic factors of high costs related to healthcare utilization among older people seeking primary care due to back pain: an identification and replication study. BMC Health Services Research .

Kjønø, Lise Grethe; Killingmo, Rikke Munk; Vigdal, Ørjan Nesse; Grotle, Margreth; Storheim, Kjersti (2022). Assessing physical workload among people with musculoskeletal disorders: validity and reliability of the physical workload questionnaire. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders . Vol. 23.

Vigdal, Ørjan Nesse; Storheim, Kjersti; Killingmo, Rikke Munk; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Grotle, Margreth (2021). Characteristics of older adults with back pain associated with choice of first primary care provider: a cross-sectional analysis from the BACE-N cohort study. BMJ Open . Vol. 11:e053229.
https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/11/9/e053229

Tingulstad, Alexander; Killingmo, Rikke Munk; Grotle, Margreth; Vigdal, Ørjan Nesse; Storheim, Kjersti; Langhammer, Birgitta (2019). Back beliefs among elderly seeking health care due to back pain; psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the back beliefs questionnaire. 8 p. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders . Vol. 20.



These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete