Ph.D. studies

Doctoral Dissertation


  1. Alma B. Pedersen. Total hip replacement surgery – occurrence and prognosis. Aarhus University, Denmark, 2016.


PhD Thesis


  1. Alma B. Pedersen. Studies based on the Danish Hip Arthroplasty Registry. Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark, 2006.


  1. Theis Thillemann. Use of medications and risk of revision after primary total hip arthroplasty Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark, 2009.


  1. Aksel Paulsen. Patient Reported Outcomes in Hip Arthroplasty Registries. University of Southern Denmark,


  1. Martin Lindberg-Larsen. Early morbidity after bilateral and revision hip and knee arthroplasty. 2015.



  1. Thomas Deleuran. Cirrhosis of the liver and diseases of the large joints. Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark,
  2. Claus Varnum. Outcome of different bearings in total hip arthroplasty – implant survival, revision causes, and patient-reported outcome. University of Southern Denmark, 2016.
  3. Per Grundtoft. Prosthetic Joint Infection following Total Hip Arthroplasty – Incidence, Mortality and Validation of the Diagnosis in the Danish Hip Arthroplasty Register. University of Southern Denmark, 2016.


  1. Søren Glud Skousgaard. Osteoarthritis of the Hip and Knee leading to Total Joint Arthroplasty – Probability and Heritability Estimates with an examination of Occupational and Environmental Risk Factors. University of Southern Denmark, 2017
  2. Eva Glassou. Total hip and knee arthroplasty – studies on prognostic factors for readmission, reoperation and mortality, Aarhus University, 2017.



Ongoing PhD –studies:

  1. Alexander Dastrup: Statiner, non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) og tranexamsyre (TEA) og risikoen for kardiovaskulære komplikationer i forbindelse med total hoftealloplastik (THA). University of Southern Denmark
  2. René L. Cordtz: Medical treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and the risk of arthroplasty-related complications. Copenhagen University
  3. Lars L. Hermansen: Hip dislocation after primary Total Hip Arthroplasty – Incidence and patient reported outcome. University of Southern Denmark
  4. Nina McKinnon Edwards: Total Hip Arthroplasty: The association between socioeconomic factors, comorbidities, postoperative complications, and quality of life. Aarhus University