Publications 2018

Peer-reviewed articles

  • Adroher ND, Prodinger B, Fellinghauer CS, Tennant A. All metrics are equal, but some metrics are more equal than others: A systematic search and review on the use of the term ‘metric’. PLoS One. 2018;13(3):e0193861.

  • Amann J, Brach M, Rubinelli S. How healthcare professionals experience patient participation in designing healthcare services and products. A qualitative study in the field of spinal cord injury in Switzerland. Patient Educ Couns. 2018;101(8):1452-9.

  • Anderson CE, Chamberlain JD, Jordan X, Kessler TM, Luca E, Möhr S, Pannek J, Schubert M, Brinkhof MW; SwiSCI Study Group. Bladder emptying method is the primary determinant of urinary tract infections in patients with spinal cord injury: results from a prospective rehabilitation cohort study. BJU Int. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Bekker MJ, Vegter RJK, van der Scheer JW, Hartog J, de Groot S, de Vries W, Arnet U, van der Woude LHV, Veeger DHEJ. Scapular kinematics during manual wheelchair propulsion in able-bodied participants. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2018;54(1):54-61.

  • Berendonk C, Rogausch A, Gemperli A, Himmel W. Variability and dimensionality of students' and supervisors' mini-CEX scores in undergraduate medical clerkships -- a multilevel factor analysis. BMC Med Educ. 2018;18(1):100. DOI: 10.1186/s12909-018-1207-1.

  • Bölte S, Mahdi S, Coghill D, Shur-Fen Gau S, Granlund M, Holtmann M, Karande S, Levy F, Rohde LA, Segerer W, de Vries PJ, Selb M. Standardised assessment of functioning in ADHD: consensus on the ICF Core Sets for ADHD. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2018;27(10):1261-81.

  • Bölte S, Mahdi S, de Vries PJ, Granlund M, Robison JE, Shulman C, Swedo S, Tonge B, Wong V, Zwaigenbaum L, Segerer W, Selb M. The Gestalt of functioning in autism spectrum disorder: Results of the international conference to develop final consensus International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health core sets. Autism. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Bossuyt FM, Arnet U, Brinkhof MWG, Eriks-Hoogland I, Lay V, Müller R, Sunnåker M, Hinrichs T; SwiSCI study group. Shoulder pain in the Swiss spinal cord injury community: prevalence and associated factors. Disabil Rehabil. 2018;40(7):798-805.

  • Capossela S, Bertolo A, Gunasekera K, Pötzel T, Baur M, Stoyanov JV. VEGF vascularization pathway in human intervertebral disc does not change during the disc degeneration process. BMC Res Notes. 2018;11(1):333. DOI: 10.1186/s13104-018-3441-3.

  • Capossela S, Pavlicek D, Bertolo A, Landmann G, Stoyanov JV. Unexpectedly decreased plasma in patients with chronic back pain. J Pain Res. 2018;11:1191-8.
    Caracheo A, Bickenbach J, Stucki G. The Emergence of the Rehabilitative Strategy: The driving forces in the United States of America. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2018;97(3):222-8.

  • Chamberlain JD, Gmünder HP, Hug K, Jordan X, Moser A, Schubert M, Brinkhof MWG. Differential survival after traumatic spinal cord injury: evidence from a multi-center longitudinal cohort study in Switzerland. Spinal Cord. 2018.
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  • Chang KH, Chi WC, Huang SW, Chang FH, Liao HF, Escorpizo R, Liou TH. Perceptions and attitudes towards the implementation of a disability evaluation system based on the interntional classification of functioning, disability, and health among people with disabilities in Taiwan. Disabil Rehabil. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Cieza A, Sabariego C, Bickenbach J, Chatterji S. Rethinking Disability. BMC Med. 2018;16(1):14. DOI: 10.1186/s12916-017-1002-6.

  • Ehrmann C, Prodinger B, Gmünder HP, Hug K, Bickenbach JE, Stucki G. Describing Functioning in People Living with Spinal Cord Injury in Switzerland: A Graphical Modelling Approach. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018;99(10):1965-81.

  • Engkasan JP, Stucki G, Ali S, Yusof YM, Hussain H, Latif LA. IMPLEMENTATION OF CLINICAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT FOR REHABILITATION IN MALAYSIA. J Rehabil Med. 2018;50:346-57.

  • European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM), European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM), European Union of Medical Specialists PRM section (UEMS-PRM section), European College of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ECPRM) - served by the UEMS-PRM Board, Cantista P, Ceravolo MG, Christodoulou N, Delarque A, Gutenbrunner C, Kiekens C, Moslavac S, Varela-Donoso E, Ward AB, Zampolini M, Negrini S, Bickenbach J, Miangollara JC, Pinto Camelo A, Popa D, Sampaio F, Soares Branco P, Stucki G. Chapter 1. Definitions and concepts of PRM. In: European Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Bodies Alliance (Ed). White Book on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) in Europe. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018;54(2):156-65.

  • European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM), European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM), European Union of Medical Specialists PRM section (UEMS-PRM section), European College of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ECPRM) - served by the UEMS-PRM Board, Negrini S, Cantista P, Ceravolo MG, Christodoulou N, Delarque A, Gutenbrunner C, Kiekens C, Moslavac S, Varela-Donoso E, Ward AB, Zampolini M, Aguiar Branco C, Basaglia N, Devečerski G, Foti C, Haig AJ, Juocevicius A, Küçükdeveci AA, Martinez Assucena MA, Nunes R, Pérennou D, Rosulescu E, Singh RK, Smania N, Stam HJ, Stucki G, Tesio L, Vetra A. Chapter 3. A primary medical specialty: the fundamentals of PRM. In: European Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Bodies Alliance (Ed). White Book on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) in Europe. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018;54(2):177-85.

  • European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM), European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM), European Union of Medical Specialists PRM section (UEMS-PRM section), European College of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ECPRM) - served by the UEMS-PRM Board, Zampolini M, Cantista P, Ceravolo MG, Christodoulou N, Delarque A, Gutenbrunner C, Kiekens C, Moslavac S, Varela-Donoso E, Ward AB, Negrini S, Antunes F, Barotsis N, Borg K, Chaler J, Damjan H, Foti C, Gimigliano F, Giustini A, Ilieva EM, Kujawa J, Lains J, Marinček Č, Michail X, Pérennou D, Pistarini C, Smolenski U, Stam HJ, Stucki G, Takáč P, Vetra A, Votava J, Wade DT, Wever D, Yelnik A. Chapter 5. The PRM organizations in Europe: structure and activities. In: European Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Bodies Alliance (Ed). White Book on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) in Europe. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018;54(2):198-213.

  • European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM), European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM), European Union of Medical Specialists PRM section (UEMS-PRM section), European College of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ECPRM) - served by the UEMS-PRM Board, Delarque A, Cantista P, Ceravolo MG, Christodoulou N, Gutenbrunner C, Kiekens C, Moslavac S, Varela-Donoso E, Ward AB, Zampolini M, Negrini S, Aguiar Branco C, Borg K, Brocard F, Franchignoni F, Frontera W, Gimigliano F, Grimby G, Lejeune T, Playford D, Özçakar L, Quittan M, Páscoa Pinheiro J, Sjölund BH, Stam HJ, Stibrant Sunnerhagen K, Stucki G, Tennant A, Tesio L, Thevenon A, Weinstein SM. Chapter 10. Science and research in PRM: specificities and challenges. In: European Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Bodies Alliance (Ed). White Book on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) in Europe. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018;54(2):287-310.

  • Fekete C, Siegrist J, Tough H, Brinkhof MWG. Work and family conflicts in employees with spinal cord injury and their caregiving partners. Spinal Cord. 2018;56:63-70.

  • Fellinghauer CS, Fekete C, Brinkhof MWG, Prodinger B, Sabariego C. VALIDATION AND EQUATING OF THE TWO VERSIONS OF THE SF-36 FIVE-ITEM MENTAL HEALTH INDEX. TPM Test Psychom Methodol Appl Psychol. 2018;25(1):63-82.

  • Fellinghauer CS, Prodinger B, Tennant A. The Impact of Missing Values and Single Imputation upon Rasch Analysis Outcomes: A Simulation Study. J Applied Meas. 2018;19(1):1-25.

  • Finger ME, Wicki-Roten V, Leger B, Escorpizo R. Cross-cultural adaptation of the Work Rehabilitation Questionnaire (WORQ) to French: a valid and reliable instrument to assess work functioning. J Occup Rehabil. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Ford HL, Wicks CR, Stroud A, Tennant A. Psychological determinants of job retention in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Geyh S, Schwegler U, Peter C, Müller R. Representing and organizing information to describe the lived experience of health from a personal factors perspective in the light of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF): a discussion paper. Disabil Rehabil. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Gimigliano F, De Sire A, Gastaldo M, Maghini I, Paoletta M, Pasquini A, Boldrini P, Selb M, Prodinger B; SIMFER Residents Section Group. Use of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health Generic-30 Set for the characterization of outpatients: Italian Society of Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Residents Section Project. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Gutenbrunner C, Bickenbach J, Melvin J, Lains J, Nugraha B. STRENGTHENING HEALTH-RELATED REHABILITATION SERVICES AT THE NATIONAL LEVEL. J Rehabil Med. 2018;50(4):317-25.

  • Hammond A, Prior Y, Horton MC, Tennant A, Tyson S. The psychometric properties of the Evaluation of Daily Activity Questionnaire in seven musculoskeletal conditions. Disabil Rehabil. 2018;40(17):2070-80.

  • Heitz U, Papmeyer M, Studerus E, Egloff L, Ittig S, Andreou C, Vogel T, Borgwardt S, Graf M, Eckert A, Riecher-Rössler A. Plasma and serum brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) levels and their association with neurocognition in at-risk mental state, first episode psychosis and chronic schizophrenia patients. World J Biol Psychiatry. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Hertig-Godeschalk A, Gemperli A, Arnet U, Hinrichs T; SwiSCI study group. Availability and need of home adaptations for personal mobility among individuals with spinal cord injury. J Spinal Cord Med. 2018;41(1):91-101.

  • Hopfe M, Prodinger B, Bickenbach JE, Stucki G. Optimizing health system response to patient’s needs: an argument for the importance of functioning information. Disabil Rehabil. 2018;40(19):2325-30.

  • Hopfe M, Stucki G, Bickenbach JE, Prodinger E. Accounting for What Matters to Patients in the G-DRG System: A Stakeholder’s Perspective on Integrating Functioning Information. Health Serv Insights. 2018:11. DOI: 10.1177/1178632918796776.

  • Horton MC, Dyer W, Tennant A, Wright NMJ. Assessing the predictability of self-harm in a high-risk adult prisoner population: a prospective cohort study. Health Justice. 2018;6(1):18. DOI: 10.0086/s40352-081-0076-3.

  • Hug K, Stumm C, Debecker I, Fellinghauer CS, Peter C, Hund-Georgiadis M. Self-Efficacy and Pressure Ulcer Prevention After Spinal Cord Injury – Results from a Nationwide Community Survey in Switzerland (SwiSCI). PM R. 2018;10(6):573-86.

  • Kamenov K, Cabello M, Ballert CS, Cieza A, Chatterji S, Rojas D, Ceron G, Bickenbach J, Ayuso-Mateos JL, Sabariego C. What makes the difference in people's lives when they have a mental disorder? Int J Public Health. 2018;63(1):57-67.

  • Kunz S, Joseph S, Geyh S, Peter C. Coping and Posttraumatic Growth: A Longitudinal Comparison of Two Alternative Views. Rehabil Psychol. 2018;63(2):240-9.

  • Lampart P, Gemperli A, Baumberger M, Bersch I, Prodinger B, Schmitt K, Scheel-Sailer A. Administration of assessment instruments during the first rehabilitation of patients with spinal cord injury: a retrospective chart analysis. Spinal Cord. 2018;56(4):322-31.

  • Lee YH, Chang KH, Escorpizo R, Chi WC, Yen CF, Liao HF, Huang SW, Liou TH. Accuracy of the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0 (WHODAS 2.0) score as an Objective Assessment Tool for Predicting Return-to-Work Status after Head and Neck Cancer in Male Survivors. Support Care in Cancer. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Linn AJ, van Weert JCM, Gebeyehu BG, Sanders R, Diviani N, Smit EG, van Dijk L. Patients’ Online Information-Seeking Behavior Throughout Treatment: The Impact on Medication Beliefs and Medication Adherence. Health Commun. 2018.
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  • Lu SJ, Liou TH, Yen CF, Chang FH, Cheng YL, Escorpizo R, Strauser DR, Pan AW. Determinants of Employment Outcome for the People with Schizophrenia Using the WHODAS 2.0. J Occup Rehabil. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Mahdi S, Albertowski K, Almodayfer O, Arsenopoulou V, Carucci S, Dias JC, Khalil M, Knüppel A, Langmann A, Lauritsen MB, da Cunha GR, Uchiyama T, Wolff N, Selb M, Granlund M, de Vries P, Zwaigenbaum L, Bölte S. An International Clinical Study of Ability and Disability in Autism Spectrum Disorder Using the WHO-ICF Framework. J Autism Dev Disord. 2018;48(6):2148-63.

  • Mahdi S, Viljoen M, Yee T, Selb M, Singhal N, Almodayfer O, Granlund M, de Vries PJ, Zwaigenbaum L, Bölte S. An International Qualitative Study of Functioning in Autism Spectrum Disorder Using the World Health Organization International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health Framework. Autism Res. 2018;11(3):463-75.

  • Maritz R, Scheel-Sailer A, Schmitt K, Prodinger B. Overview of quality management models for inpatient healthcare settings. A scoping review. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018.
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  • McLennan S, Maritz R, Shaw D, Elger B. The inconsistent ethical oversight of h ealthcare quality data in Switzerland. Swiss Med Wkly. 2018;148:w14637.

  • Milinis K, Tennant A, Mills RJ, AI-Chalabi A, Burke G, Dick DJ, Ealing J, Hanemann CO, Harrower T, McDermott CJ, Majeed T, Pinto A, Talbot K, Williams T, Young CA; TONiC study group. Development and validation of Spasticity Index-Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Acta Neurol Scand. 2018;138(1):47-54.

  • Momsen AH, Stapelfeldt CM, Rosbjerg R, Escorpizo R, Labriola M, Bjerrum M. International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health in Vocational Rehabilitation: A Scoping Review of the State of the Field. J Occup Rehabil. 2018.
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  • Pacheco Barzallo D. Place of residence & financial hardship: the situation of people with spinal cord injury. Int J Equity Health. 2018;17(1):115. DOI: 10.1186/s12939-018-0818-9.

  • Pacheco Barzallo D. Spillover Effects of Long-Term Disabilities on Close Family Members. Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2018;16(3):347-55.

  • Pacheco Barzallo D, Pacheco Barzallo A, Narvaez E. THE 2016 EARTHQUAKE IN ECUADOR: ZIKA OUTBREAK AFTER A NATURAL DISASTER. Health Secur. 2018;16(2):127-34.

  • Post MWM, Adriaansen JJE, Peter C. Rasch analysis of the University of Washington Self-Efficacy Scale short-form (UW-SES-6) in people with long-standing spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Prior Y, Tennant A, Tyson S, Kjeken I, Hammond A. Measure of activity performance of the hand (MAP-Hand) questionnaire: linguistic validation, cultural adaptation and psychometric testing in people with rheumatoid arthritis in the UK. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2018;19(1):275. DOI: 10.1186/s12891-018-2177-5.

  • Prodinger B, Rastall P, Kalra D, Wooldridge D, Carpenter I. Documenting Routinely What Matters to People: Standardized Headings for Health Records of Patients with Chronic Health Conditions. Appl Clin Inform. 2018;9(2):348-65.

  • Prodinger B, Taylor P. Improving quality of care through patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs): expert interviews using the NHS PROMs Programme and the Swedish quality registers for knee and hip arthroplasty as examples. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018;7;18(1):87. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-018-2898-z.

  • Prodinger B, Tennant A, Stucki G. Standardized reporting of functioning information on ICF-based common metrics. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018;54(1):110-7.

  • Ronca E, Brunkert T; Koch HG, Jordan X, Gemperli A. Residential location of people with chronic spinal cord injury: The importance of local health care infrastructure. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018;18:657. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-018-3449-3.

  • Ronca E, Scheel-Sailer A, Koch HG, Essig S, Brach M, Münzel N, Gemperli A. Satisfaction with Access and Quality of Healthcare Services for People with Spinal Cord Injury Living in the Community. J of Spinal Cord Med. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Schindewolf M, Fuss T, Fink H, Gemperli A, Haine A, Baumgartner I. Efficacy Outcomes of Endovascular Versus Surgical Revascularization in Critical Limb Ischemia: Results From a Prospective Cohort Study. Angiology. 2018;69(8):677-85.

  • Stucki G, Bickenbach J, Gutenbrunner C, Melvin J. Rehabilitation: The health strategy of the 21st century. J Rehabil Med. 2018;50:309-16.

  • Tough H, Brinkhof MWG, Siegrist J, Fekete C. The impact of loneliness and relationship quality on life satisfaction: A longitudinal dyadic analysis in persons with physical disabilities and their partners. J Psychosom Res. 2018;110:61-7.

  • Trezzini B, Schwegler U, Reinhardt JD; SwiSCI Study Group. Work and wellbeing-related consequences of different return-to-work pathways of persons with spinal cord injury living in Switzerland. Spinal Cord. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Twigg S, Hensor EMA, Freeston J, Tan AL, Emery P, Tennant A, Morgan AW; YEAR and IACON Consortia. Effect of Fatigue, Older Age, Higher Body Mass Index and Female Sex on Disability in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Treatment-to-Target Era. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018;70(3):361-8.

  • Velstra IM, Fellinghauer C, Abel R, Kalsi-Ryan S, Rupp R, Curt A. The Graded and Redefined Assessment of Strength, Sensibility and Prehension Version 2 Provides Interval Measure Properties. J Neurotrauma. 2018;35(6):854-63.

  • Wäckerlin S, Gemperli A, Sigrist-Nix D, Arnet U. Need and availability of assistive devices to compensate for impaired hand function of individuals with tetraplegia. J Spinal Cord Med. 2018.
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  • Wang J, Liu F, Tartari E, Huang J, Harbarth S, Pittet D, Zingg W. The Prevalence of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Mainland China: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018;39(6):701-9.

  • Xu M, Li H, Zhao Z, Yang Y, Sun Z, Han H, Zhang X, Reinhardt JD. Environmental barriers, functioning and quality of life in 2008 Wenchuan earthquake victims with spinal cord injury eight years after the disaster: a cross-sectional study. J Rehabil Med. 2018.
    [Epub ahead of print]

  • Young CA, Quincey AMC, Wong SM, Tennant A. Quality of life for post-polio syndrome: a patient derived, Rasch standard scale. Disabil Rehabil. 2018;40(5):597-602.

  • Young CA, Wong SM, Quincey AMC, Tennant A. Measuring Physical and Cognitive Fatigue in People With Post-Polio Syndrome: Development of the Neurological Fatigue Index for Post-Polio Syndrome (NFI-PP). PM R. 2018;10(2):129-36.

Other publications

  • Skempes D, Melvin J, Von Groote P, Stucki G, Bickenbach J. Using Concept Mapping to Develop a Human Rights Based Indicator Framework to Assess Country Efforts to Strengthen Rehabilitation Provision and Policy: The Rehabilitation System Diagnosis and Dialogue (RESYST) Framework. Preprints. 2018, 2018010114 (doi: 10.20944/preprints201801.0114.v1).

Books and book chapters

  • Schwegler U. ICF und ressourcenorientierte Abklärung der Arbeitsfähigkeit. In: Riemer-Kafka G, Hürzeler M (eds.). Das indikatorenorientierte Abklärungsverfahren. Luzerner Beiträge zur Rechtswissenschaft, 119. Zürich: Stämpfli. 2018:1-29.

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