Publications

Abstracts

Journal Articles (peer reviewed):

Aebischer B, Hill JC, Hilfiker R, Karstens S. German Translation and Cross-Cultural Adaptation of the STarT Back Screening Tool. PLoS One. 2015 Jul 10;10(7):e0132068. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0132068.

Amacher A, Nast I, Zindel B, Schmid L, Krafft V, Niedermann K.Experiences of general practitioners, home care nurses, physiotherapists and seniors involved in a multidisciplinary home-based fall prevention programme: a mixed method study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016 Sep 5;16:469. doi: 10.1186/s12913-016-1719-5.

Angelico F, Freslier M, Romkes J, Brunner R, Schmid S. Upper Extremity Motion during Gait in Adolescents with Structural Leg Length Discrepancy – an Exploratory Study. Gait Posture. 2017 Mar;53:115-120. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.01.003.

Bechter, S; Watzek, Dörte; Radlinger, Lorenz (2016).Nordic Walking in der stationären psychosomatischen Rehabilitation: Adhärenz, Selbstwirksamkeit und Veränderungsbereitschaft als mögliche Prädiktoren für ein langfristig erhöhtes Aktivitätsniveau. physioscience, 12/4 135-141.

Bruderer-Hofstetter M, Fenner V, Payne E, Zdenek K, Klima H, Wegener R. Gait deviations and compensations in pediatric patients with increased femoral torsion. J Orthop Res. 2015 Feb;33(2):155-62. doi: 10.1002/jor.22746.

Brunner R, Maffiuletti NA, Casartelli NC, Bizzini M, Sutter R, Pfirrmann CW, Leunig M. Prevalence and Functional Consequences of Femoroacetabular Impingement in Young Male Ice Hockey Players. Am J Sports Med. 2016 Jan;44(1):46-53. doi: 10.1177/0363546515607000.

Cerrito A, Bichsel L, Radlinger L, Schmid S. Reliability and validity of a smartphone-based application for the quantification of the sit-to-stand movement in healthy seniors. Gait Posture. 2015 Feb;41(2):409-13. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2014.11.001.

Elsig S, Luomajoki H, Sattelmayer M, Taeymans J, Tal-Akabi A, Hilfiker R. Sensorimotor tests, such as movement control and laterality judgment accuracy, in persons with recurrent neck pain and controls. A case-control study. Man Ther. 2014 Dec;19(6):555-61. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2014.05.014.

König N, Ferraro MG, Baur H, Taylor WR, Singh NB. What Is the Contribution of Ia-Afference for Regulating Motor Output Variability during Standing? Front Hum Neurosci. 2017 Mar 2;11:87. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00087.

Flury N, Koenig I, Radlinger L. Crosstalk considerations in studies evaluating pelvic floor muscles using surface electromyography in women: a scoping review. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2017 Apr;295(4):799-809. doi: 10.1007/s00404-017-4300-5.

Fröhlich-Zwahlen AK, Casartelli NC, Item-Glatthorn JF, Maffiuletti NA. Validity of resting myotonometric assessment of lower extremity muscles in chronic stroke patients with limited hypertonia: a preliminary study. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2014 Oct;24(5):762-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2014.06.007.

Frouzakis R, Herren DB, Marks M. Evaluation of expectations and expectation fulfillment in patients treated for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis. J Hand Surg Am. 2015 Mar;40(3):483-90. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2014.10.066.

Furrer M, Bichsel L, Niederer M, Baur H, Schmid S. Validation of a smartphone-based measurement tool for the quantification of level walking. Gait Posture. 2015 Sep;42(3):289-94. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2015.06.003.

Rast F; Graser JV, Meichtry A, Ernst M, Bauer C; Reproducibility of a new signal processing technique to assess joint sway during standing. J Biomech. 2017 Jan 25;51:133-136. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2016.11.054.

Bauer CM, Heimgartner M, Rast FM, Ernst MJ, Oetiker S, Kool J. Reliability of lumbar movement dysfunction tests for chronic low back pain patients. Man Ther. 2016 Aug;24:81-4. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2016.02.013.

Hellweg S, Schuster-Amft C. German version, inter- and intrarater reliability and internal consistency of the "Agitated Behavior Scale" (ABS-G) in patients with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2016 Jul 19;14(1):106. doi: 10.1186/s12955-016-0511-x.

Kaech Moll VM, Escorpizo R, Portmann Bergamaschi R, Finger ME. Validation of the Comprehensive ICF Core Set for Vocational Rehabilitation From the Perspective of Physical Therapists: An International Delphi Survey. Phys Ther. 2016 Aug;96(8):1262-75. doi: 10.2522/ptj.20150365.

Kessler J, Radlinger L, Baur H, Rogan S. Effect of stochastic resonance whole body vibration on functional performance in the frail elderly: A pilot study. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2014 Sep-Oct;59(2):305-11. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2014.06.005.

Knutti IA, Suter MR, Opsommer E. Test-retest reliability of thermal quantitative sensory testing on two sites within the L5 dermatome of the lumbar spine and lower extremity. Neurosci Lett. 2014 Sep 5;579:157-62. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2014.07.023. 

Marsico P, Tal-Akabi A, Van Hedel HJA. Reliability and practicability of the straight leg raise test in children with cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2016 Feb;58(2):173-9. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.12797.

Marti C, Hensler S, Herren DB, Niedermann K, Marks M. Measurement properties of the EuroQoL EQ-5D-5L to assess quality of life in patients undergoing carpal tunnel release. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2016 Nov;41(9):957-962. doi: 10.1177/1753193416659404.

Mitteregger E, Marsico P, Balzer J, van Hedel HJ. Translation and construct validity of the Trunk Control Measurement Scale in children and youths with brain lesions. Res Dev Disabil. 2015 Aug 19;45-46:343-352. doi: 10.1016/j.ridd.2015.08.007. [Epub ahead of print]

Portmann Bergamaschi R, Escorpizo R, Staubli S, Finger ME. Content validity of the Work Rehabilitation Questionnaire-Self-Report Version WORQ-SELF in a subgroup of spinal cord injury patients. Spinal Cord. 2014 Mar;52(3):225-30. doi: 10.1038/sc.2013.129.

Raab AM, Harvey LA, Baumberger M, Frotzler A. The effect of arm position and bed adjustment on comfort and pressure under the shoulders in people with tetraplegia: a randomized cross-over study. Spinal Cord. 2014 Feb;52(2):152-6. doi: 10.1038/sc.2013.150.

Rausch-Osthoff AK, Kohler M, Sievi NA, Clarenbach CF, van Gestel AJ. Association between peripheral muscle strength, exercise performance, and physical activity in daily life in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Multidiscip Respir Med. 2014 Jul 3;9(1):37.

Saxer S, Speich R, Toigo M, Mueller SM, Ulrich Somaini S. (2015). Reliability of parameters during stair ascent measured with Leonardo Mechanograph((R)) Stair A in healthy subjects. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 15(3), 257-263.

Schitter AM, Nedeljkovic M, Baur H, Fleckenstein J, Raio L. Effects of Passive Hydrotherapy WATSU (WaterShiatsu) in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy: Results of a Controlled Pilot Study. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2015;2015:437650. doi: 10.1155/2015/437650.

Suica Z, Romkes J, Tal A, Maguire C. Walking with a four wheeled walker (rollator) significantly reduces EMG lower-limb muscle activity in healthy subjects. J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2016 Jan;20(1):65-73. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2015.06.002

Vogler A, Janssens J, Nyffeler T, Bohlhalter S, Vanbellingen T. German Translation and Validation of the “Freezing of Gait Questionnaire” in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease. Parkinsons Dis. 2015;2015:982058. doi: 10.1155/2015/982058.

Wälti P, Kool J, Luomajoki H. Short-term effect on pain and function of neurophysiological education and sensorimotor retraining compared to usual physiotherapy in patients with chronic or recurrent non-specific low back pain, a pilot randomized controlled trial. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2015 Apr 10;16:83. doi: 10.1186/s12891-015-0533-2.

Wondrusch C, Schuster-Amft C. A standardized motor imagery introduction program (MIIP) for neuro-rehabilitation: development and evaluation. Front Hum Neurosci. 2013 Aug 22;7:477. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00477. eCollection 2013.

 

Selection of Congresses:

-       World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress 2017, Cape Town, South Africa

-       40th European Cystic Fibrosis Society Conference 2017, Seville, Spain

-       1. Kooperationskongress Reha Schweiz/physioswiss 2017, Davos

-       25th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Movement Analysis in Adults and Children in Seville, Spain

-       Swiss Congress for Health Professions 2014, Bern

-       Physioswiss Congress 2014, Bern

-       Symposium Health Professionals in Rheumatology 2014, Interlaken

-       22nd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Movement Analysis in Adults and Children in Glasgow, Scotland

-       48. Jahreskongress Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Handchirurgie 2014, Thun

-       1st Clinical Movement Analysis World Conference (ESMAC-SIAMOC) 2014, Rome, Italy

-       Fortbildungstag Rehabilitative Ergonomie 2014, Winterthur

-       Rehabilitations-Symposium 2014, Affoltern am Albis

-       International Pelviperineology Congress 2014, Lyon, France

-       German Continence Association Congress 2013. Hannover, Germany

-       International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology World Congress 2013, Sydney, Australia

-       Tag der Klinischen Forschung 2014, Bern

-       23. Jahrestagung Deutsche Gesellschaft für Neurorehabiliation, 2013, Berlin, Deutschland