4S Grants awarded for Spinal Research


Each year the society announces 2 grants of SEK 30,000 each for which

members of the Swedish Society of Spinal Surgeons may apply.

Grants are awarded for both clinical and experimental spine research.

 

Below is a list of grant recipients over the years

as well as upcoming applications.

1995- 4S research grant SEK 30,000-

2001- DePuy Acromed research grant, SEK 30,000-

1995-2000 OSSANO Scandinavia  research grant, SEK 30,000-

 

Those years where there were more than two grant recipients, the

4S grants were shared and recipients awarded SEK 15,000- each

 


 

 

Awarded grants

 

 

 

 

 

 

2008

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Försth

Results of decompression surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis with or without fusion – a prospective randomized controlled multicenter study

 

 

 

 

Svante Berg

Five-year follow-up of randomized controlled trial comparing total disc replacement with lumbar fusion surgery

 


 

 

 

2007

 

 

 

 

 

Martin Skeppholm

Artificial disc prosthesis vs anterior cervical decompression and fusion

 

 

 

 

Kourosh Jalalpour

Interbody fusion for degenerative lumbar disorders

 


 

 

 

2006

 

 

 

 

 

Adad Baranto

Disc changes in elite athletes

 

 

Summary>>

 

 

Report>>

 

 

 

 

Paul Gerdhem

Study of idiopathic scoliosis and genetics
Report>>

 


 

 

 

2005

 

 

 

 

 

Per Ekman

Prospective randomized study of the long-term effect of lumbar fusion on adjacent disc degeneration (ASD)

 

 

Report>>

 

 

 

 

Anders Möller

Long-term outcome of fractures of the thoracic and lumbar spine
Report>>

 


 

2004

 

 

 

 

 

Svante Berg, SpineCenter

Prospective randomized study,

 

 

comparison of total disc replacement with lumbar fusion surgery

 

 

 

 

Paul Gerdhem, UMAS

Study of genetics and idiopathic

 

 

Scoliosis

 

 

Report>>

 


 

2003

 

 

 

 

 

Hans Tropp, Linköping 

Functional assessment of

 

 

mobility and muscle strength in the

 

 

thoracolumbar spine.

 

Per Ekman, SöS

Surgical treatment in adult isthmic

 

 

spondylolisthesis

 


 

2002

 

 

 

 

 

Ralph Hasserius, MAS

Osteonecrosis in spondylosis/

 

 

disc herniation.

 

 

 

 

Leif Anderberg, Lund

Studies of effects of local

 

 

vertebral body: pathophysiology,

 

 

epidemiology, treatment and steroid

 

 

injection for symptomatic nerve roots

 

 

in the cervical spine in connection with

 

 

long-term outcome.

 

 

 

 

Per Wessberg, Göteborg

Comparison of Cobb angles in idiopathic scoliosis on standing radiographs and supine axially loaded MRI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2001

 

 

 

 

 

Anders Lundin, Örebro

Significance of psychological factors 

 

for recovery in patients with lumbar

 

 

disc herniation

 

   
     
Senast uppdaterad: 2009-02-03