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Rigshospitalet - a part of Copenhagen University Hospital
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Expertises

Spine surgery; Pediatric surgery; 

Main research areas

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis; Degenerative adult deformity; Intervertebral disc degeneration;

Current research

Currently investigating the efficacy of the treatment options for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). This includes both brace treatment and surgical treatment with multisegmental pedicle screw fixation. Beyond that I am also working on a genetic study on AIS families.

In addition to the above mentioned primary area of research I am also involved with studies on intervertebral disc degeneration and the possible etiology of bacterial infections.

Potential conflicts of interest

I am currently working under a grant from K2M.

I have previously received grants from the Lundbeck foundation and the Augustinus foundation

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