Chairman of Teaching committee: Jan-Ragnar Haugsvedt (Norway)
Name: Jan-Ragnar Haugstvedt
Date of birth: September 7, 1954
Place of birth: Bergen, Norway
Marital status: Married
Senior Consultant in Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedics, Sykehuset Østfold, Moss, Norway
EDUCATION AND JOB POSITIONS
2011: Departmentment of orthopedics, Sykehuset Ostfold, Norway
2002-2011: Department of orthopedics, Division for Hand- and Microsurgery, National Hospital, University of Oslo, Norway
1998-2002: Rikshospitalet Senter for Ortopedi (National Orthopedic Center), Oslo,
Norway (Vice Chair, 1998-2002)
1997-1998: Research fellow, Orthopedics Biomechanics Laboratory, Dep. of
Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
1990-1997: Rikshospitalet Senter for Ortopedi (National Orthopedic Center), (former Kronprinsesse Märthas Institutt) Oslo, Norway
(From 1995 as a consultant. Vice Chair 1996-1997)
1988-1989: Aker Sykehus, University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
1 ½ years of general- and orthopedic surgery
1983-1988: Länssjukhuset, Kalmar, Sweden
3 years of general surgery
2 years of orthopedic surgery
½ year of anesthesiology
1981-1983: General practitioner (GP) (distriktslege) in Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway
1980-1981: Internship, Lillehammer Fylkessykehus, Norway
1980: M.D., University of Oslo, Norway
1999: Diploma in Hand Surgery (Norway)
1996: Speciality in Hand Surgery (Sweden)
1991: Speciality in Orthopaedic Surgery (Norway and Sweden)
1989: Speciality in General Surgery (Norway and Sweden)
"Analysis of the stability of the Distal Radio-Ulnar Joint". Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, 2008. ISBN 978-82-8072-723-7. Nr. 602.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND SOCIETIES
Norwegian Medical Association
Oslo Surgical Society. Board member 1993-94
Nordic Orthopaedic Federation
Norwegian Society for Surgery of the Hand
Scandinavian Society for Surgery of the Hand, Board member (2006-2011, President 2008-2011)
Scandinavian Microsurgical Society
American Association for Hand Surgery
IWIW, International Wrist Investigator Workshop
IFFSH, International Federation of Societies of the Hand, Education Committee, 1998-
IFFSH, Elected representative from Scandinavia, 2008-2012
EWAS (European Wrist Arthroscopy Society) (Vice General Secretary 2011-)
The Journal of Hand Surgery [B/E], Member of Editorial Board, 2006-2010
PRESENTATIONS AT INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS
-Brachymetacarpia. FESSH, Athens, 2007
-Bone growth after replantation of fingers in children. IFSSH, Sydney, 2007
-Reconstruction of distal radio-ulnar (DRU) ligaments using a free tendon graft (Adam's technique), 6th APFSSH (Asian Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand), Bangkok, 2006
-Free flaps for Dupuytren's disease. 8th Scientific Meeting, Mayo Hand Club, Barcelona, 2006
-Bone growth in replanted fingers in children. SSSH Svalbard, 2006
-Reconstruction of DRUJ ligaments using a free tendon graft (Adam's technique). SSSH Copenhagen, 2004
-A biomechanical study of the momentforces of the supinators and the pronators of the
forearm. 1999 Annual Meeting, AAHS, Hawaii, January 1999
-A stability analysis of distal radioulnar ligament insertions. Residents and fellows
conference in hand surgery, ASSH, Minneapolis, September 1998
-A biomechanical study of the momentforces of the supinators and the pronators of the
forearm. Third triennial international hand and wrist biomechanics
symposium, Minneapolis, USA, September 1998
-Dynamic laboratory evaluation/analysis of DRUJ instability. 14th International Wrist
Investigators' Workshop, Vancouver, Canada, May 1998
-Digit replantation and revascularization in children. Nordic Orthopedic Society,
Bergen, June 1996
-Thumb reconstruction using microsurgery. European Federation of Societies for
Microsurgery, Berlin, April 1996
-Mandibular reconstruction using the osteocutaneous upper arm flap. 2nd Congress,
Federation of European Societies for Microsurgery, København, juni
-Repair of peripheral TFCC lesions using an arthroscopic suture-technic. Scandinavian
Society for Surgery of The Hand, Autumn meeting, Malmö, sept. 1993
-Arthroscopic treatment of TFCC-lesions. First Congress of the Federation of the
European Societies for Surgery of the Hand. Brussels, May 26-29,
-Arthrodesis of the wrist. Combined Meeting on Hand Surgery, Trondheim, Norway.
June 12-15, 1991
INVITED PRESENTATIONS INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS
-Distal resection of the ulna. Wrist arthroscopy basic course. EWAS/IRDCAD. Barretos, Brazil, August 2011
-How to deal with concomitant ulnarsided wrist injuries. Combined session, FESSH and EFHST, Oslo, May 2011
-Arthroscopic TFCC sutures today. Symposium, FESSH, Oslo, May 2011
-The stability of the Distal Radioulnar Joint. Wrist and Hand disorders, First international Symposium of the World Research Institute for Sport Traumatology of the Hand. Milan, March 2011
-Technique and portals. Wrist arthroscopy basic course. EWAS/IRDCAD. Strasbourg, France, February 2011
-Understanding the stability of the DRUJ as a background for ulnar-sided wrist pain. Nordic Wrist Arthroscopy course, Copenhagen, December 2010
-Forearmfractures and instability. Course in Upper extremity, Linköping, November 2010
-Ulnar pain. Abutment. Course in Upper extremity, Linköping, November 2010
-Perilunar luxation. Course in Upper extremity, Linköping, November 2010
-The stability of the DRUJ. IFSSH, Seoul, November 2010
-Carpus-anatomy and biomechanics. Nordic Orthopedic Federation. Instructional course, Tromø, Norway, August 2010
-DRUJ-anatomy and biomechanics. Nordic Orthopedic Federation. Instructional course, Tromø, Norway, August 2010
-New concepts of classifying and treating TFCC injuries. Nordic Orthopedic Federation. Instructional course, Tromø, Norway, August 2010
-Stabilizing the DRUJ. Nordic Orthopedic Federation. Instructional course, Tromø, Norway, August 2010
-Triage of Hand Injuries and accreditations of hand surgeons. Perspectives from Norway and the Scandinavian Society for Surgery of the Hand (SSSH). Dutch Hand Society, June 2010
-Ulnar impaction syndrome. Wrist arthroscopy basic course. EWAS/IRDCAD. Strasbourg, France, February 2010
-Manejo de la impactación cubital. (Management of ulnar impaction syndrome). IX Courso de Actualización en Cirugia de La Mano, Santander, Spain, February 2010
-Sindromé HALT. (HALT syndrome).IX Courso de Actualización en Cirugia de La Mano, Santander, Spain, February 2010
-Cuando todo fracasa en la DRUJ: Prótesis? (What to do when everything ”fails” in the DRUJS? Salvage procedures). IX Courso de Actualización en Cirugia de La Mano, Santander, Spain, February 2010
-Perilunar luxation. Course in Upper extremity, Linköping, November 2009
-LT lig injuries. Course in Upper extremity, Linköping, November 2009
-Ulnar-sided problems. Course in Upper extremity, Linköping, November 2009
-Update on classification of TFCC injury. Hong Kong International Wrist Arthroscopy and Seminar-Managing Chronic Wrist Pain-Key to success. Hong Kong, May 2009
-Management of central wrist pain. Hong Kong International Wrist Arthroscopy and Seminar-Managing Chronic Wrist Pain-Key to success. Hong Kong, May 2009
-Ulnar sided wrist pain. Nordic Wrist Arthroscopy course, Copenhagen, December 2008
-DRUJ arthroscopy indications. Nordic Wrist Arthroscopy course, Copenhagen, December 2008
-Den Distala Radioulnara Leden-En led till glädje och besvär. Invited Keynote Speaker, Swedish Medical Association Annual meeting, Gothenborg, November 2008
-Ulnar and midcarpal instability. Nordic Orthopedic Society, Oslo, June 2006
-Reconstruction of DRU ligaments using a free tendon graft. Nordic Orthopedic Society, Oslo, June 2006
-Fracturer i os scaphoideum. First Scandinavian Congress in Sports Medicine, Oslo,
5.-8. november, 1992
Flexor tendon repair
Triangular FibroCartilage Complex (TFCC)
Distal Radio Ulnar Joint (DRUJ)
1997: Adolf Gundersen og Hustru's stipend
1997: Artroskopistipend. Norsk Artroskopiforum
1994: Alexander Malthes legat
1994: Nycomed Pharma’s reisestipend
1993: Alexander Malthes legat
Aase Bye og Trygve J.B. Hoffs fond
RESEARCH GRANTS AWARDED
Nygaard Foundation, St Olaf's College, Minnesota, USA, 2000
Norwegian Research Council, 1997
Mayo Foundation, 1997
The Norway-America Association, 1997
PEER-REVIEWED ORGINAL ARTICLES
12) Median facial cleft with a frontoethmoidal encephalocele treated with craniofacial bipartition and free radial forearm flap: a case report. Skull Base, 2010; Mar:20(2):119-23.
11) Haugstvedt JR, Berger RA, Nakamura T, Neale P, Berglund L, An KN. Relative contributions of the ulnar attachments of the triangular fibrocartilage complex to the dynamic stability of the distal radioulnar joint. J Hand Surg, 2006; 31A, 445-51.
10) Husby T, Haugstvedt JR, Brandt M, Holm I, Steen H. Open versus arthroscopic subacromial decompression: a prospective, randomized study of 34 patients followed for 8 years. Acta Orthop Scand 2003; 74(4):408-14.
9) Haugstvedt JR, Berger RA, Berglund LJ.
A Mechanical Study of the Momentforces of the Supinators and the Pronators of the Forearm. Acta Orthop Scand 2001;72(6):629-34.
8) Haugstvedt JR, Berger RA, Berglund LJ, Sabick MB.
An Analysis of the Constraint Properties of the Distal Radioulnar Ligament Insertions.
J Hand Surg, 2002; 27A, 61-7.
7) Husby T, Haugstvedt JR, Fyllingen G, Skoglund LA.
Acute postoperative swelling after hand surgery: An exploratory, double-blind, randomised study with paracetamol, naproxen, and placebo. Scand J Plast Reconstr Hand Surg 2001, 35(1): 91-8.
6) Husby T, Haugstvedt JR.
Long term results after arthroscopic resection of the triangular fibrocartilage complex. Scand J Plast Reconstr Hand Surg 2001, 35(1): 79-83.
5) Haugstvedt JR, Berglund LG, Neale, PG, Berger RA.
A dynamic simulator to evaulate distal radio-ulnar joint kinematics. J Biomech 2001; 34(3):335-9.
4) Nakamura T, Cooney WP, Lui WH, Haugstvedt JR, Zhao KD, Berglund L, An KN.
Radial Styloidectomy: A biomechanical Study on Stability of the Wrist Joint. J Hand Surg, 2001; 26A, 335-9.
3) Haugstvedt JR, Husby, T.
Results of repair of peripheral tears in the triangular fibrocartilage complex using an arthroscopic suture technique. Scand J Plast Reconstr Hand Surg 1999, 33(4): 439-47.
2) Haugstvedt JR, Reigstad A.
Behandlingsrutiner av bøyeseneskader i hånden. Resultat av en spørreundersøkelse til kirurgiske avdelinger ved norske sykehus. Tidsskr Nor Lægeforen 1993; 113: 2394-6.
1) Lærum F, Stordahl A, Solheim KE, Haugstvedt JR, Roald HE, Skinningsrud K.
Intestinal follow-through examinations with iohexol and iopentol; permeability alterations and efficiacy in patients suspect of small bowel obstruction. Invest Radiol 1991, Nov; 26, Suppl 1, 177-81.
NON PEER-REVIEWED PUBLISHED ARTICLES
1) Mikrokirurgi i Asia. Tidsskr Nor Lægeforen 2005; 125: 1210-2.
Leiv M. Hove and Jan-Ragnar Haugstvedt. Norway. In: Urbaniak JR Ed) Hand Surgery Worldwide. Athens, Konstantaras, 2011: 149-52.
JR Haugstvedt. Dissociations of the Radius and Ulna: Surgical Anatomy and Biomechanics. In: Berger RA and Weiss APC (Eds) Hand Surgery. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004: 615-644.
JR Haugstvedt. Hand and Wrist Injuries. In: Bahr R and Mæhlum S (Eds) Clinical guide to sports injuries. Oslo, Gazette, 2004: 223-260.
JR Haugstvedt. Finger Injuries. In: Bahr R and Mæhlum S (Eds) Clinical guide to sports injuries. Oslo, Gazette, 2004: 223-260.
JR Haugstvedt. Rehabilitation of Hand and Finger Injuries. In: Bahr R and Mæhlum S (Eds) Clinical guide to sports injuries. Oslo, Gazette, 2004: 223-260.
JR Haugstvedt. Hånd- og håndleddsskader. I: Bahr R and Mæhlum S (Eds) Idrettsskader. Oslo, Gazette, 2002: 211-246.
JR Haugstvedt. Fingerskader. I: Bahr R and Mæhlum S (Eds) Idrettsskader. Oslo, Gazette, 2002: 211-246.
JR Haugstvedt. Rehabilitering av hand- og fingerskader. I: Bahr R and Mæhlum S (Eds) Idrettsskader. Oslo, Gazette, 2002: 211-246.