Hanna Wickström. TeleUlcer (TUR) - Telemedicin and RUT (the Registry of Ulcer Treatment) - modern wound management for patients and staff.
The work involves four studies in a doctoral thesis (PhD) for H Wickström, general practitioner with RF Oien as a supervisor (Lund University, Faculty of Medicine).
 Carina Bååth. Evaluation of KUPP (Quality From the Patient’s Perspective). Karlstad University.
 Helena Andersson. A comparison of treatment with oral antibiotics, antiseptic dressings and standard treatment based on data from the Swedish national quality registry RUT.
 Lisa Karlsson. Does treatment with statins reduce wound healing time? A cohort study of patients with hard-to-heal leg ulcers.
 Anna-Maria Ursberg. Can particularly slow-healing venous leg ulcers be detected at an early stage? Data based on the Swedish national quality registry RUT
Planned studies 2015
 Gershater M, Oien RF, Apelqvist J. Complexity of factors related to outcome of diabetic foot ulcers: a study from the Swedish national quality registry on hard-to-heal ulcers.
 Åkesson, N, Josefsson M, Oien RF, Forssell H. Treatment with antibiotics for hard-to-heal ulcers – a comparison of patients in the county of Blekinge with patients in the whole of Sweden.
 Rut F Öien, Nina Åkesson, Charlotta Prahl, Pia Solsträte. Direct transfer of data from the patient’s medical record to the registry.
 Rut F Öien, Peter Anderberg. How can a simple bed-side app facilitate registration in RUT?