For students

We welcome medical students from Copenhagen University, students of physiotherapy, physiology, radiology, biostatistics and data sciences.

​If you wish to visit SORC-C and the Arthroscopic Center as a part of an internship, or to collaborate on a bachelor, masters or PhD thesis you can contact a relevant researcher from Staff & People (LINK) or our senior research coordinator, Kasper Krommes, at

For project inspiration please see these previous bachelor and master theses conducted at SORC-C, which have been published as peer reviewed publications:​

Sprint performance in football (soccer) players with and without a previous hamstring strain injury: An explorative cross-sectional study. 2020. Lasse Ishøi, Kristian Thorborg, Per Hölmich, Kasper Krommes. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy.​

Hamstring and Quadriceps Muscle Strength in Youth to Senior Elite Soccer: A Cross-Sectional Study Including 125 Players. 2021. Lasse Ishøi, Kasper Krommes, Mathias F Nielsen, Kasper B Thornton, Per Hölmich, Per Aagaard, Juan JJ Penalver, Kristian Thorborg. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance.

Dynamic hip adduction, abduction and abdominal exercises from the Holmich groin-injury prevention program are intense enough to be considered strengthening exercises - A cross-sectional study. 2017. Krommes K, Bandholm T, Jakobsen MD, Andersen LL, Serner A, Hölmich P, Thorborg K. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy.

Cross-sectional Study of EMG and EMG Rise During Fast and Slow Hamstring Exercises. 2021. Krommes K, Bandholm T, Jakobsen MD, Andersen LL, Serner A, Hölmich P, Thorborg K. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy

Ishøi L, Thorborg K, Ørum MG, Kemp JL, Reiman MP, Hölmich P. How Many Patients Achieve an Acceptable Symptom State After Hip Arthroscopy for Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome? A Cross-sectional Study Including PASS Cutoff Values for the HAGOS and iHOT-33. Orthop J Sports Med. 2021 Apr 9;9(4):2325967121995267. doi: 10.1177/2325967121995267. PMID: 33889644; PMCID: PMC8040572.

Ishøi L, Hölmich P, Aagaard P, Thorborg K, Bandholm T, Serner A. Effects of the Nordic Hamstring exercise on sprint capacity in male football players: a randomized controlled trial. J Sports Sci. 2018 Jul;36(14):1663-1672. doi: 10.1080/02640414.2017.1409609. Epub 2017 Dec 1. PMID: 29192837.​

Ishøi L, Sørensen CN, Kaae NM, Jørgensen LB, Hölmich P, Serner A. Large eccentric strength increase using the Copenhagen Adduction exercise in football: A randomized controlled trial. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2016 Nov;26(11):1334-1342. doi: 10.1111/sms.12585. Epub 2015 Nov 21. PMID: 26589483.

Anker-Petersen C, Juul-Kristensen B, Antflick J, Aagaard H, Myers C, Boesen AP, Boyle E, Hölmich P, Thorborg K. Six weeks of intensive rehearsals for the Swan Lake ballet shows ultrasound tissue characterization changes of the Achilles tendons in dancers. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2021 Nov;31(11):2133-2143. doi: 10.1111/sms.14034. Epub 2021 Aug 28. PMID: 34407248.

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