Clinical Medicine and Diagnostics

Clinical Medicine and Diagnostics is a peer-reviewed journal publishing papers of significance in all areas of medical sciences. Articles include original research papers, reviews and short research communications. Submissions of basic and clinical research are both considered.

Lena Grönblom Lundström

Editorial Board Member of Clinical Medicine and Diagnostics

Post-doctoral Fellow, Clinic of Rehabilitation Medicine, Sweden

Research Areas

Rehabilitation, Health Theories, Gender


1998Master degree
1988Bachelor degree


2009-2011Post-doctoral Fellow
2007Clinic of Rehabilitation medicine, Umeå University hospital
2004-2006Occupational health care, County Council, Västerbottten
1997-2003Project manager, Umeå University hospital
1993-1997Director of department, Umeå University hospital
1982-1993Back Pain Unit, Clinic of Orthopaedics, Umeå University hospital
1980-1981Clinic of Rehabilitation Medicine, Umeå University hospital
1976-1979Clinic of Social Medicine, Umeå University hospital
1974-1975Health Care Centre, Finland
1974Medical Centre, Finland

Publications: Journals

[1]  Johansson H, Stenlund H, Lundström L, Weinehall L. Reorientation to more health promotion in health services- a study of barriers and possibilities from the perspective of health professionals. Journal of Multidisciplinary healthcare, 2010:3 213-224.
[2]  Grönblom Lundström L. Further arguments in support of a humanistic social perspective in physiotherapy vs. the biomedical model. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 24(6):393-396, 2008
[3]  Grönblom Lundström, L. Rehabilitation in light of different theories of health. Outcome for patients with low-back complaints- a theoretical discussion. Thesis Umeå University, 2001
[4]  Grönblom Lundström L. Conditions for acting. A theoretical discussion. Nordisk Fysioterapi 2: 37-40, 1998
[5]  Grönblom Lundström L. Health as a measure of rehabilitation: Outcome for patients with low back pain. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 8: 67-77, 1992
[6]  Lundström L. Hälsobegrepp och behandlingsutfall [Health concepts and treatment outcomes]. FoU Rapport nr 1, 159-164, Nursing School, Göteborg, 1988
[7]  Lundström L, Johansson R. Sociala och demografiska faktorer relaterat till sjukdomsförloppet hos en grupp vårdsökande ryggpatienter inom öppenvården [Social and demographic factors related to the course of the disease in health seeking patients with low back pain within outpatient care]. Research Report nr 68, Dept. of social Medicine, Umeå University, 1987.