Hospital: Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Denmark
Position: Ass. Professor, Senior Consultant, Head of the arthroplasty department
Research areas: Pain treatment/LIA, mobilization, logistics, THA, TKA, revision, infection, new materials and techniques in lower limb joint replacements; developed fast-track + ongoing evaluation & optimization (Rapid Recovery). Henrik Husted is part of a multidisciplinary and international research group.
Other achievements: Henrik Husted has operated more than 8,000 TKA, THA, UKA, bilaterals and revisions and has published more than 112 scientific papers covering most areas of fast track. Henrik has given over 100 invited presentations at international meetings in many countries and authored book chapters incl. national reference programmes.
Henrik Husted is DMSc (PhD) with the thesis “Fast-track hip and knee arthroplasty: clinical and organizational aspects”.