Camilla Sköld

Camilla Sköld
Karolinska Institutet | KI

Doctor of Medicine

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Introduction
Offering Mindfulness-Based Management (7.5 credits) at Karolinska Institutet. Director of Trainings in Mindfulness- & Compassionbased programs at Center for Mindfulness Sweden, CfMS.
Additional affiliations
September 2007 - present
Karolinska Institutet
Position
  • Responsible course provider
Education
August 1990 - May 2001
Karolinska Institutet
Field of study
  • Physical Therapy and Neuroscience

Publications

Publications (10)
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Two studies were conducted to assess the Swedish version of the Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire (FFMQ), which was originally created by Baer et al. (2006). The aim of Study 1 was to examine the psychometric properties of the FFMQ using data from 495 individuals. Quantitative and qualitative analyses resulted in a reduction of the scale by 10...
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Analysis of the impact of an individualized comprehensive focal spasticity management on health-related quality of life. Prospective observational and interventional 12-week trial in a single-centre rehabilitation outpatient clinic. Forty-one adult patients with upper motor neurone lesions (23 men), mean age 52 (standard deviation 13) years; 27 str...
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Mindfulness meditation is a meditation technique that may lead to reductions in a variety of problematic conditions including stress. The effects of mindfulness training has been studied in randomised controlled trials in patients suffering from fibromyalgia and other chronic pain conditions, several forms of cancer, cardiovascular diseases, psoria...
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Unlabelled: A new criterion-based evaluation test method, has been developed in order to assess the functional ability of athletes with knee injuries, 'Tests for Athletes with Knee-injuries' (TAK). The physiotherapist and the patient assess independently and simultaneously the patient's performance. The TAK comprises eight demanding functional act...
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Muscle resistance was evaluated by measurement of movement-provoked torque performed during simultaneous thigh muscle EMG recordings in individuals with a motor complete spinal cord injury (SCI). Fifteen men with a motor complete (ASIA grade A or B) cervical injury participated in the study. The activity started at an average of 0.11 seconds after...
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The effect of functional electrical stimulation (FES) training on body composition, assessed by computed tomography, and the effect of spasticity, assessed by both objective and subjective measures, are evaluated. Fifteen motor-complete spinal-cord-injured men participated in the study. Eight of the 15 subjects undertook FES cycling 3 times weekly...
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(1) To determine patterns of intrinsic fluctuations in spasticity, using repeated self-ratings, in subjects with spinal cord injury (SCI); and (2) To determine the relation between self-ratings of spasticity using a visual analogue scale (VAS) and clinical ratings of spasticity using the Modified Ashworth Scale (MAS) before and after spasticity-red...
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To assess spasticity in a prevalence population of persons with traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI), and determine the degree of correspondence between self-reported spasticity and investigator-elicited spasticity using the modified Ashworth scale. Survey of a near total (88%) prevalence population. Outpatient clinic of a university hospital. A tota...
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A recent prevalence study of 353 spinal cord injured (SCI) individuals in the greater Stockholm area showed problematic spasticity in 30% of this population. To treat spasticity, the evaluation becomes crucial. The modified Ashworth scale (MAS) is the clinically most-used scale to grade degree of spasticity. This study evaluated whether the MAS cor...

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