Publications

The articles produced by the RUNSAFE group are commonly published in high-ranking international journals, specializing in:

  • Sports science
  • Orthopaedics
  • Physical therapy
  • Epidemiology
  • Statistics

In addition to scientific articles, research findings/methodology can be accessed through the dissemination link.

Publications 2019


Changes in the running-related injury rate ratio in a 1000-km explorative prospective cohort study involving two unspecific shoe changes.     

Brund, R.B.K.; Nielsen, R.O.; Parner, E.; Rasmussen, S.; Voigt, M..

Footwear Science, In press.

 


Towards a complex systems approach in sports injury research: Simulating running injury development with agent-based modelling     

Adam Hulme, Jason Thomson, Rasmus O. Nielsen, Gemma Read and Paul Salmon.

British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2019 May, 53(9):560-569.


The Association between Changes in Weekly Running Distance and Running-related injuries: Preparing for Half-Marathon.     

Damsted C.; Parner, E.T.; Sørensen, H.; Malisoux, L.; Hulme, A.; Nielsen, R.O.;

Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 2019 April, 49(4):230-238.

 


ProjectRun21: Do running experience and running pace influence the risk of running injury - a 14-week prospective cohort study

Damsted, C.; Parner, E.T; Sørensen, H.; Malisoux, L.; Nielsen, R.O. 

Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 2019 March, 22(3):281-287.


Time-to-event Analysis for Sports Injury Research Part 1: Time-varying Exposures.     

Nielsen, R.O.; Bertelsen, M.; Ramskov, D.; Møller, M.; Hulme, A.; Theisen, D.; Finch, C.; Fortington, L.V.; Mansournia, M.; Parner, E.T.

British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2019 January, 53(1):61-68.

 


Time-to-Event Analysis for Sports Injury Research Part 2: Time-varying Outcomes.     

Nielsen, R.O.; Bertelsen, M.; Ramskov, D.; Møller, M.; Hulme, A.; Theisen, D.; Finch, C.; Fortington, L.V.; Mansournia, M.; Parner, E.T.

British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2019 January, 53(1):70-78.


Prediction of Running-Induced Achilles Pain with Pain Sensitivity - a one-year prospective study.     

Brund, R.B.K.; Rasmussen, S.; Kersting, U.; Arendt-Nielsen, L, Palsson, T.S.

Scandinavian Journal of Pain, 2019 January, 19(1):139-146.

Publications 2018


Is there evidence for an association between changes in training load and running-related injuries? A systematic review.     

Damsted, C.; Glad, S.; Nielsen, R.O.; Sørensen, H.; Malisoux, L.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, 2018 December; 13(6): 931-942.

 


The start-to-run distance and running-related injury among obese novice runners: a randomized trial.

Bertelsen, M.L.; Rasmussen, S.; Hansen, M.; Nielsen, R.O.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, 2018 December, 13(6): 943-955.

 


Diagnoses and time to recovery among injured runners in the RUN CLEVER trial.     

Benjamin Mulvad, Rasmus O. Nielsen, Martin Lind, Daniel Ramskov

PLOS One, 2018 Oct 12;13(10):e0204742.


Study protocol of a 52-week Prospective Running INjury study in Gothenburg (SPRING).     

Jonatan Jungmalm, Stefan Grau, Pia Desai, Jon Karlsson, Rasmus O. Nielsen.

BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine, 2018,4:e000394.


How do novice runners with different body mass index commence a self-chosen running regime?     

Michel Bertelsen, Sten Rasmussen, Mette Hansen and Rasmus O. Nielsen.

Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 2018 November, 48(11):873-877.


Progression in running intensity or running volume and the development of specific injuries in recreational runners: RUNCLEVER, a randomized trial using competing risk.      

Daniel Ramskov, Sten Rasmussen, Henrik Sørensen, Erik Parner, Martin Lind and Rasmus O. Nielsen.

Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 2018 October, 48(10):740-748.


How (not) to interpret a non-causal association in sports injury research.     

Mette Hjerrild, Solvej Videbæk, Daniel Theisen, Laurent Malisoux, Rasmus Oestergaard Nielsen.

Physical Therapy in Sport, 2018, July; 32: 121-125.


Injury prevalence across sports: a descriptive analysis on a representative sample of the Danish population.     

Andreas Bueno, Maja Pilgaard, Adam Hulme, Peter Forsberg, Daniel Ramskov, Camma Damsted, Rasmus Oestergaard Nielsen.

Injury Epidemiology, 2018, April; 5(6).


The association between eccentric hip abduction strength and hip and knee angular movements in recreational male runners: An explorative study

Brund, R.; Rasmussen, S.; Nielsen, R.; Kerstig, U.; Laessoe U.; Voigt, M.

Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 2018; February, 28(2):473-478.


Run Clever – No difference in risk of injury when comparing progression in running volume and running intensity in recreational runners: A randomised trial.    

Daniel Ramskov, Sten Rasmussen, Henrik Sørensen, Erik Thorlund Parner, Martin Lind, Rasmus Oestergaard Nielsen.

BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine, 2018, January; 4(1):e000333.


Publications 2017


Design of ProjectRun21: a 14-week prospective cohort study on the influence of running experience and running pace on running-related injury in half-marathon runners.    

Damsted, C.; Parner, E.T.; Sørensen, H.; Malisoux, L.; Nielsen, R.O.

Injury Epidemiology, 2017 November; 4:30:1-12.


A framework for the etiology of running-related injuries.    

Bertelsen, M.L.; Hulme, A.; Brund, R. K.; Petersen, J.; Sørensen, H.; Finch, C.; Parner, E.T.; Nielsen, R.O.

Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2017 November; 27(11):1170-1180.


From control to causation: Validating a ‘complex systems model’ of running-related injury development and prevention

Hulme, A.; Salmon, P.; Nielsen R.; Read, G.; Finch, C.

Applied Ergonomics; 2017 November; 65, 345-354


Medial shoe-ground pressure and specific running injuries: A 1-year prospective cohort study

Korsgaard, R.; Rasmussen, S.; Nielsen, R.O.; Kersting, U.; Laessoe, U.; Voigt, M

Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 2017 Sept; 20(9):830-834.


Running injury development: The attitutes of middle- and long-distance runners and their coaches

Johansen, K.; Hulme, A.; Damsted, C.; Ramskov, D.; Nielsen, R. O.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, 2017 August; 12(4): 634-643


Do General Medical Practitioners Examine Injured Runners

Videbaek, S.; Jensen, A.; Rasmussen, S.; Nielsen, R.

The International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, 2017 June: 12; 3; 450-455.


Closing Pandora's Box: adapting a systems ergonomics methodology for better understanding the ecological complexity underpinning the development and prevention of running-related injury

Hulme, A.; Salmon, P.; Nielsen, R.O.;, Reed, G.; Finch, C.

Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science; 2017; 18; 4; 338-359


Risk and Protective Factors for Middle- and Long-Distance Running-Related Injury

Hulme, A.; Nielsen, R.O.; Timpka, T.; Verhagen, E.; Finch, C.

Sports Medicine; 2017; 47; 5, 869-886


Publications 2016


The design of the run Clever randomized trial: running volume, -intensity and running-related injuries 

Ramskov, D.; Nielsen, R.O.; Sørensen, H.; Parner, E.; Lind, M. and Rasmussen, S.

BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; 2016; 17; 177; 1-11


Shedding light on the etiology of sports injuries: A look behind the scenes of time-to-event analyses

Nielsen, R.O.; Møller, M.; Malisoux, L.; Theisen, D.; Parner, E.T.

Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy; 2016; 46; 4; 300-311


Does running with or without changes in diet reduce fat mass in novice runners? A 1-year prospective study

Nielsen, R.O.; Videbaek, S.; Hansen, M.; Parner, E.T.; Rasmussen, S.; Langberg, H

The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness; 2016; Jan-Feb; 56(1-2); 105-133


Validity of Self-Reported Running Distance

Dideriksen, M.; Soegaard, C.; Nielsen, R.O.

Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research; 2016; Jun; 30(6); 1592-1596


Publications 2015

A step towards understanding the mechanisms of running-related injuries

Malisoux, L.; Nielsen, R.O.; Urhausen, A.; Theisen, D. 

Journal of Sport Science and Medicine in Sport 2015 Sep; 18(5):523-8. 



Incidence of Running-Related Injuries Per 1000 h of running in Different Types of Runners: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Videbaek S.; Bueno, A.; Nielsen R.O.; Rasmussen S.

Sports Medicine 2015 Jul; 45(7):1017-1026.


Reliability of Video-Based Identification of Footstrike Pattern and Video Time Frame at Initial Contact in Recreational Runners

Damsted, C.; Larsen, L.H.; Nielsen, R.O.

Gait & Posture 2015 Jun; 42(1): 32-35.


Cumulative Loads Increase in the Knee Joint at Slow-Speed Running Compared with Faster Running: A Biomechanical Study

Petersen, J.; Sørensen, H.; Nielsen, R.O.

Journal of Orthopaedic Sports Physical Therapy 2015 Apr; 45(4): 316-22.


Reliability of Video-Based Quantification of the Knee- and Hip Angle at Foot Strike during Running

Damsted, C.; Nielsen, R.O.; Larsen, L.H.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 2015 Apr; 10(2): 147-154.


High Eccentric Hip Abduction Strength Reduces the Risk of Developing Patellofemoral Pain Among Novice Runners Initiating a Self-Structured Running Program: A 1-Year Observational Study

Ramskov, D.; Barton, C.; Nielsen, R.O.; Rasmussen, S.

Journal of Orthopaedic Sports Physical Therapy 2015 Mar; 45(3): 153-61.


Publications 2014

Comparisons of increases in knee and ankle joint moments following an increase in running speed from 8 to 12 to 16 kilometers per hour

Petersen, J.; Nielsen, R.O.; Rasmussen, S. and Sørensen, H.

Clinical Biomechanics 2014 Nov; 29(9): 959-64.


Excessive progression in weekly running distance and risk of running-related injuries

Nielsen, R.O.; Parner, E.T.; Nohr, E.A.; Sørensen, H.; Lind, M.; Rasmussen, S.

Journal of Orthopaedic Sports Physical Therapy; 2014 Oct; 44(10): 739-47.


A Prospective Study on Time to Recovery in 254 Novice Runners

Nielsen, R.O.; Rønnow, L; Rasmussen, S.; Lind, M.;

PLoS One 2014 Jun; 9(6): e99877


Running More Than 3 Kilometers During the First Week of a Running Regime May Be Associated with Increased Risk of Injury in Obese Novice Runners

Nielsen, R.O.; Bertelsen, M.; Parner, E.T.; Sørensen, H; Lind, M.; Rasmussen, S.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 2014 Jun; 9(3): 338-345.


Foot pronation is not associated with increased injury risk in runners wearing a neutral running shoe: A 1-year prospective cohort study.

Nielsen, R.O.; Buist, I.; Parner, E.T.; Nohr, E.A.; Sørensen, H.; Lind, M.; Rasmussen, S.

British Journal of Sports Medicine 2014 Mar; 48(6): 440-447.


Normative values for eccentric hip abduction strength in novice runners: An equation adjusting for age and gender.

Ramskov, D.; Pedersen, M.B.; Kastrup, K.; Lønbro, S.; Jacobsen, J.S.; Thorborg, K.; Nielsen, R.O.; Rasmussen, S.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 2014 Feb; 9(1): 68-73.


Publications 2013

Increased running pace increases net joint moments at the ankle more than at the knee in recreational runners.

Bredahl, D.N.; Nielsen, R.O.; Petersen, J.; Nielsen, D.B.; Sørensen, H.

International Journal of Human Kinetics and Sporting Science 2013 Nov; 1(2): 12-17.


Normative values for the Foot Posture Index between right and left foot: A descriptive study.

Rokkedal-Lausch, T; Lykke, M.; Hansen, M.S. Nielsen, R.O.

Gait & Posture 2013 Sept; 38(4): 843-846.


No Association between Q-angle and foot posture with running-related injuries: A 10 week prospective follow-up study.

Ramskov, D.; Jensen, M.L.; Obling, K.; Nielsen, R.O.; Parner, E.T.; Rasmussen, S.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 2013 Aug; 8(4): 407-411.


Foot strike patterns among novice runners wearing a conventional, neutral running shoe.

Bertelsen, M.L; Floe, J.; Nielsen, M.H.; Nielsen, R.O.; Rasmussen, S.

Gait & Posture 2013 Jun; 38(2): 354-6.


Can GPS be used to detect deleterious progression in training volume among runners?

Nielsen, R.O.; Cederholm, P.; Buist, I.; Sørensen, H.; Lind, M.; Rasmussen, S.

Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research 2013 Jun; 27(6): 1471-8.


Predictors of Running-Related Injuries Among 930 Novice Runners: A 1-Year Prospective Follow-up Study.

Nielsen R.O.; Buist I.; Parner E.T.; Nohr E.A.; Sørensen H.; Lind M.; Rasmussen S.

The Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine 2013 may; 3;1(1):1-7.


Weekly running volume and risk of running-related injuries among marathon runners.

Rasmussen, C.H.; Nielsen, R.O.; Juul, M.S.; Rasmussen, S.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2013 Apr; 8(2): 111-120.


Classifying running-related injuries based upon etiology, with emphasis on pace and volume.

Nielsen, R.O.; Nohr, E.A.; Rasmussen, S.; Sørensen, H.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2013 Apr; 8(2): 172-179.


Publications 2012

Training Errors and Running Related Injuries: A Systematic Review.

Nielsen, R.O.; Buist, I.; Sørensen, H.; Lind, M.; Rasmussen, S.

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2012 Feb; 7(1): 58-75


Navicula Drop Test ad modum Brody – does it show how the foot moves under dynamic conditions? 

Rathleff, M.S.; Nielsen, R.G.; Kersting, U.G.

Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association; 2012 Jan; 102(1); 34-8.


Classification of the height and flexibility if the medial longitudinal arch of the foot. 

Nilsson, M.K.; Friis, R.; Michaelsen, M.S.; Jakobsen, P.A.; Nielsen, R.O.

Journal of Foot and Ankle Research; 2012; 5(3)