Medical research and quality control

The Clinique romande de réadaptation has been conducting research in the field of physical and rehabilitation medicine (PRM) for over fifteen years, with a view to constantly improving the quality of its care. Original lines of research have been developed in response to the needs of patients and the questions raised by therapists and clinicians.

 A multidisciplinary approach

A multidisciplinary approach bringing together clinical research specialists and care professionals has been put in place. Thanks to the voluntary participation of our patients, we have been able to develop holistic research based on the biopsychosocial approach model.


Participation in national and international projects

Every year, our specialists organise or take part in national and international projects. On their own or in collaboration with other institutions, they publish scientific articles in journals with international circulation, with the aim of acquiring new knowledge, systematically verifying the effectiveness of a treatment and increasing its safety. 


Research Protocol Management Unit

The implementation of quality control requires proof of the effectiveness of the therapeutic methods used. This is the role of research. Our research focuses on the direct needs of our patients. The issues of pain, activity, recovery from neurological trauma and return to work are the themes we investigate at the CRR. Since 2003, we have published more than 250 articles on these research topics in journals with editorial policies.


Quality control unit

The role of this unit is to implement and supervise quality control of the therapeutic services provided by the CRR (control of the choice of rehabilitation techniques and control of efficiency).

The aim of this control is to check that the time and technical investment made in a patient is being used correctly, and to determine the cost per actual case.

All of these controls require the close collaboration of medical, paramedical and administrative managers.


List of publications


[1] Benaim C, Luthi F, Vuistiner P, Scholz-Odermatt SM, Burrus C, Konzelmann M, Leger B. Simple clinical tools improve ability-to-work predictions for individuals 3-24 months after upper limb injury. Ann Phys Rehabil Med 2023;66(5):101747.

[2] Bigoni C, Beanato E, Harquel S, Hervé J, Oflar M, Crema A, Espinosa A, Evangelista GG, Koch P, Bonvin C, Turlan JL, Guggisberg A, Morishita T, Wessel MJ, Zandvliet SB, Hummel FC. Novel personalized treatment strategy for patients with chronic stroke with severe upper-extremity impairment: The first patient of the AVANCER trial. Med 2023;4(9):591-599.e593.

[3] Chiarello N, Leger B, De Riedmatten M, Rossier MF, Vuistiner P, Duc M, Rapillard A, Allet L. Effect of a four-week isocaloric ketogenic diet on physical performance at very high-altitude: a pilot study. BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabil 2023;15(1):37.

[4] Duong HP, Leger B, Scholz-Odermatt SM, Burrus C, Vuistiner P, Konzelmann M, Luthi F. Healthcare Costs, Time to Fitness for Work, and Related Factors in Chronic Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A Comparative and Longitudinal Study of 5-Year Follow-Up. J Pain Res 2023;16:683-693.

[5] Evangelista GG, Egger P, Brugger J, Beanato E, Koch PJ, Ceroni M, Fleury L, Cadic-Melchior A, Meyer NH, Rodriguez DL, Girard G, Leger B, Turlan JL, Muhl A, Vuadens P, Adolphsen J, Jagella CE, Constantin C, Alvarez V, San Millan D, Bonvin C, Morishita T, Wessel MJ, Van De Ville D, Hummel FC. Differential Impact of Brain Network Efficiency on Poststroke Motor and Attentional Deficits. Stroke 2023;54(4):955-963.

[6] Fournier PE, Tschopp M, Tscholl PM. [Qatar 2022 : challenges and implications related to the medical follow-up of a national football team]. Rev Med Suisse 2023;19(835):1374-1377.

[7] Gojanovic B, Fournier PE. [La médecine du sport: un grand-écart menant du terrain à la science, et retour]. Rev Med Suisse 2023;19(835):1343-1344.

[8] Krumm B, Luisier F, Rapillard A, Faiss R. Is Recovery Optimized by Using a Cycle Ergometer Between Ski-Mountaineering Sprints? Int J Sports Physiol Perform 2023;18(5):553-556.

[9] Le Carre J, Luthi F, Burrus C, Konzelmann M, Vuistiner P, Leger B, Benaim C. Development and Validation of Short Forms of the Pain Catastrophizing Scale (F-PCS-5) and Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia (F-TSK-6) in Musculoskeletal Chronic Pain Patients. J Pain Res 2023;16:153-167.

[10] Obrenovic M, Fournier PE. [Knee examination in practice: clinical relevance of author-named special tests]. Rev Med Suisse 2023;19(835):1346-1356.

[11] Pires Rodrigues GA, Vuistiner P, Burrus C, Konzelmann M, Leger B, Luthi F. Should we separately measure the pain parameter of the Constant-Murley score in patients with chronic shoulder pain? BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2023;24(1):399.

[12] Quinodoz A, Luthi F, Revaz S, Konzelmann M. Acute myopericarditis and left shoulder capsulitis following second dose of mRNA SARS-CoV-2 Moderna vaccination. BMJ Case Rep 2023;16(6).

[13] Raguindin PF, Mueller G, Stoyanov J, Eriks-Hoogland I, Jordan X, Stojic S, Hund-Georgiadis M, Muka T, Stucki G, Glisic M, Swi SCISG. The burden of cardiovascular risk in individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) and its association with rehabilitation outcomes - Results from the Swiss SCI Cohort. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2023.

[14] Wessel MJ, Draaisma LR, Durand-Ruel M, Maceira-Elvira P, Moyne M, Turlan JL, Mühl A, Chauvigné L, Koch PJ, Morishita T, Guggisberg AG, Hummel FC. Multi-focal Stimulation of the Cortico-cerebellar Loop During the Acquisition of a Novel Hand Motor Skill in Chronic Stroke Survivors. Cerebellum 2023.


[1] Anderson CE, Birkhauser V, Jordan X, Liechti MD, Luca E, Mohr S, Pannek J, Kessler TM, Brinkhof MWG. Urological Management at Discharge from Acute Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation: A Descriptive Analysis from a Population-based Prospective Cohort. Eur Urol Open Sci 2022;38:1-9.

[2] Anderson CE, Birkhauser V, Liechti MD, Jordan X, Luca E, Mohr S, Pannek J, Kessler TM, Brinkhof MWG. Sex differences in urological management during spinal cord injury rehabilitation: results from a prospective multicenter longitudinal cohort study. Spinal Cord 2023;61(1):43-50.

[3] Bel L, Duc M, Bizzini M, Fournier PE, Allet L. Context of injury prevention strategies in Swiss basketball: survey of athletes, medical staff and coaches. BMJ Open Sport Exerc Med 2022;8(4):e001386.

[4] Benaim C, Wauquiez G, Perennou D, Piscicelli C, Lucas-Pineau B, Bonnin-Koang HY, Vuadens P, Binquet C, Bourredjem A, Devilliers H. Cognitive assessment scale for stroke patients (CASP): A multicentric validation study. Ann Phys Rehabil Med 2022;65(3):101594.

[5] Bigoni C, Zandvliet SB, Beanato E, Crema A, Coscia M, Espinosa A, Henneken T, Herve J, Oflar M, Evangelista GG, Morishita T, Wessel MJ, Bonvin C, Turlan JL, Birbaumer N, Hummel FC. A Novel Patient-Tailored, Cumulative Neurotechnology-Based Therapy for Upper-Limb Rehabilitation in Severely Impaired Chronic Stroke Patients: The AVANCER Study Protocol. Front Neurol 2022;13:919511.

[6] Brugger A, Luthi F, Vuistiner P, Cherix S, Borens O, Steinmetz S. Prosthetic fitting associated with better survival at 5 years after above-knee amputation due to vascular insufficiency. Ann Phys Rehabil Med 2023;66(5):101727.

[7] Christe G, Benaim C, Luthi F, Jolles BM, Favre J. Reduction in pain-related fear is not associated with improvement in spinal biomechanics but with decrease in movement-evoked pain in patients with chronic low back pain. Pain Pract 2023;23(3):290-300.

[8] Correvon N, Fasquel L, Yazdani P, Michotte JB, Dugernier J, Contal O. Impact of additional HEPA filter on APAP performance and CPAP pressure level in simulated sleep apnea events. Front Med Technol 2022;4:891390.

[9] Duong HP, Garcia A, Hilfiker R, Leger B, Luthi F. Systematic Review of Biopsychosocial Prognostic Factors for Return to Work After Acute Orthopedic Trauma: A 2020 Update. Front Rehabil Sci 2021;2:791351.

[10] Fasquel L, Yazdani P, Zaugg C, Barras A, Michotte JB, Correvon N, Contal O. Impact of Unintentional Air Leaks on Automatic Positive Airway Pressure Device Performance in Simulated Sleep Apnea Events. Respir Care 2023;68(1):31-37.

[11] Fekete C, Debnar C, Scheel-Sailer A, Gemperli A. Does the socioeconomic status predict health service utilization in persons with enhanced health care needs? Results from a population-based survey in persons with spinal cord lesions from Switzerland. Int J Equity Health 2022;21(1):94.

[12] Fleury L, Koch PJ, Wessel MJ, Bonvin C, San Millan D, Constantin C, Vuadens P, Adolphsen J, Cadic Melchior A, Brugger J, Beanato E, Ceroni M, Menoud P, De Leon Rodriguez D, Zufferey V, Meyer NH, Egger P, Harquel S, Popa T, Raffin E, Girard G, Thiran JP, Vaney C, Alvarez V, Turlan JL, Muhl A, Leger B, Morishita T, Micera S, Blanke O, Van De Ville D, Hummel FC. Toward individualized medicine in stroke-The TiMeS project: Protocol of longitudinal, multi-modal, multi-domain study in stroke. Front Neurol 2022;13:939640.

[13] Itodo OA, Raguindin PF, Wollner J, Eriks-Hoogland I, Jordan X, Hund-Georgiadis M, Muka T, Pannek J, Stoyanov J, Glisic M. Early Changes in Androgen Levels in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury: A Longitudinal SwiSCI Study. J Clin Med 2022;11(21).

[14] Karcz K, Ehrmann C, Finger ME, Schwegler U, Scheel-Sailer A, Trezzini B. Predicting change in labour market participation of people with spinal cord injury (SCI): longitudinal evidence from the Swiss SCI community survey. Spinal Cord 2022;60(11):996-1005.

[15] Karcz K, Schiffmann B, Schwegler U, Staubli S, Finger ME. Facilitators and Barriers to Sustainable Employment After Spinal Cord Injury or Acquired Brain Injury: The Person's Perspective. Front Rehabil Sci 2022;3:872782.

[16] Lamon S, Le Carre J, Petito G, Duong HP, Luthi F, Hiam D, Leger B. The effect of the menstrual cycle on the circulating microRNA pool in human plasma: a pilot study. Hum Reprod 2023;38(1):46-56.

[17] Maritz R, Fellinghauer C, Brach M, Curt A, Gmunder HP, Hopfe M, Hund-Georgiadis M, Jordan X, Scheel-Sailer A, Stucki G. A Rasch-Based Comparison of the Functional Independence Measure and Spinal Cord Independence Measure for Outcome and Quality in the Rehabilitation of Persons with Spinal Cord Injury. J Rehabil Med 2022;54:jrm00262.

[18] Ozgur AG, Wessel MJ, Olsen JK, Cadic-Melchior AG, Zufferey V, Johal W, Dominijanni G, Turlan JL, Muhl A, Bruno B, Vuadens P, Dillenbourg P, Hummel FC. The effect of gamified robot-enhanced training on motor performance in chronic stroke survivors. Heliyon 2022;8(11):e11764.

[19] Raguindin PF, Stoyanov J, Eriks-Hoogland I, Stucki G, Jordan X, Schubert M, Franco OH, Muka T, Glisic M, Swiss Spinal Cord Injury Study G. Cardiometabolic risk profiling during spinal cord injury rehabilitation: A longitudinal analysis from the Swiss Spinal Cord Injury (SwiSCI) cohort. PM R 2023;15(6):715-730.

[20] Reynard F, Leger B, Jordan X, Duong HP. Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the French version of the Spinal Cord Injury Pain Instrument (SCIPI). Spinal Cord 2022;60(11):990-995.

[21] Ros T, Michela A, Mayer A, Bellmann A, Vuadens P, Zermatten V, Saj A, Vuilleumier P. Disruption of large-scale electrophysiological networks in stroke patients with visuospatial neglect. Netw Neurosci 2022;6(1):69-89.

[22] Scheel-Sailer A, Selb M, Gmunder HP, Baumberger M, Curt A, Hund-Georgiadis M, Jordan X, Stucki G, Swiss SCIDRIG. Towards the implementation of clinical quality management at the national level: description of current types of rehabilitation services for spinal cord injury/disorder in Switzerland using an interdisciplinary consensus process. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 2022;58(2):190-198.

[23] Tomaschek R, Touhami D, Essig S, Gemperli A. Shared responsibility between general practitioners and highly specialized physicians in chronic spinal cord injury: Study protocol for a nationwide pragmatic nonrandomized interventional study. Contemp Clin Trials Commun 2021;24:100873.

[24] Touhami D, Essig S, Scheel-Sailer A, Gemperli A. Why Do Community-Dwelling Persons with Spinal Cord Injury Visit General Practitioners: A Cross-Sectional Study of Reasons for Encounter in Swiss General Practice. J Multidiscip Healthc 2022;15:2041-2052.


[1] Aubry-Rozier B, Schwitzguebel A, Valerio F, Tanniger J, Paquier C, Berna C, Hugle T, Benaim C. Are patients with hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome or hypermobility spectrum disorder so different? Rheumatol Int 2021;41(10):1785-1794.

[2] Benhissen Z, Konzelmann M, Vuistiner P, Leger B, Luthi F, Devilliers H, Hilfiker R, Benaim C. Development and validation of a short version of the French Hand Function Sort questionnaire in vocational rehabilitation. Ann Phys Rehabil Med 2021;64(6):101533.

[3] Burrus C, Vuistiner P, Leger B, Luthi F. Determination of Perceived Levels of Physical Work Demand Thresholds, and Reliability and Responsiveness of the Modified-Spinal Function Sort Questionnaire in a Multidisciplinary Occupational Rehabilitation Setting. J Occup Rehabil 2021;31(4):822-830.

[4] Buzzell A, Camargos KC, Chamberlain JD, Eriks-Hoogland I, Hug K, Jordan X, Schubert M, Brinkhof MWG. Self-reports of treatment for secondary health conditions: results from a longitudinal community survey in spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord 2021;59(4):389-397.

[5] Fekete C, Gurtner B, Kunz S, Gemperli A, Gmunder HP, Hund-Georgiadis M, Jordan X, Schubert M, Stoyanov J, Stucki G. Inception cohort of the Swiss Spinal Cord Injury Cohort Study (SwiSCI): Design, participant characteristics, response rates and non-response. J Rehabil Med 2021;53(2):jrm00159.

[6] Karatzios C, Luthi F, Muff G, Benaim C. Complex regional pain syndrome of the residual limb in a transtibial lower-limb amputee: diagnosis and treatment. BMJ Case Rep 2021;14(7).

[7] Moor BK, Leger B, Steffen V, Troillet N, Emonet S, Gallusser N. Subcutaneous tissue disinfection significantly reduces Cutibacterium acnes burden in primary open shoulder surgery. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 2021;30(7):1537-1543.

[8] Philippossian R, Luthi F, Pichonnaz C. [Preoperative rehabilitation before lower limb arthroplasty : Knowledge and perspectives]. Rev Med Suisse 2021;17(762):2147-2150.

[9] Stenz L, Carre JL, Luthi F, Vuistiner P, Burrus C, Paoloni-Giacobino A, Leger B. Genome-Wide Epigenomic Analyses in Patients With Nociceptive and Neuropathic Chronic Pain Subtypes Reveals Alterations in Methylation of Genes Involved in the Neuro-Musculoskeletal System. J Pain 2022;23(2):326-336.

[10] Touhami D, Brach M, Essig S, Ronca E, Debecker I, Eriks-Hoogland I, Scheel-Sailer A, Munzel N, Gemperli A. First contact of care for persons with spinal cord injury: a general practitioner or a spinal cord injury specialist? BMC Fam Pract 2021;22(1):195.

[11] Wetzel-Weaver A, Bertero G, Aleton E, Turlan JL. Syndrome of the Trephined and Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity in a 17-year-old minimally conscious state patient: A Case Report. Brain Inj 2021;35(11):1480-1483.

[12] Wetzel-Weaver A, Revaz S, Konzelmann M, Luthi F. Going toe-to-toe with a rare case of a complex regional pain syndrome limited to the hallux. BMJ Case Rep 2021;14(8).

[13] Wetzel-Weaver A, Vuadens P. [Spasticity : From assessment to personalized treatment]. Rev Med Suisse 2021;17(749):1528-1531.


[1] Abou-Khalil S, Steinmetz S, Mustaki L, Leger B, Thein E, Borens O. Results of open reduction internal fixation versus percutaneous iliosacral screw fixation for unstable pelvic ring injuries: retrospective study of 36 patients. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 2020;30(5):877-884.

[2] Anderson CE, Birkhauser V, Stalder SA, Bachmann LM, Curt A, Jordan X, Leitner L, Liechti MD, Mehnert U, Mohr S, Pannek J, Schubert M, van der Lely S, Kessler TM, Brinkhof MWG. Optimizing clinical trial design using prospective cohort study data: a case study in neuro-urology. Spinal Cord 2021;59(9):1003-1012.

[3] Benchouk S, Buchard PA, Luthi F. Complex regional pain syndrome and bone marrow oedema syndrome: family ties potentially closer than expected. BMJ Case Rep 2020;13(8).

[4] Birkhauser V, Liechti MD, Anderson CE, Bachmann LM, Baumann S, Baumberger M, Birder LA, Botter SM, Bueler S, Cruz CD, David G, Freund P, Friedl S, Gross O, Hund-Georgiadis M, Husmann K, Jordan X, Koschorke M, Leitner L, Luca E, Mehnert U, Mohr S, Mohammadzada F, Monastyrskaya K, Pfender N, Pohl D, Sadri H, Sartori AM, Schubert M, Sprengel K, Stalder SA, Stoyanov J, Stress C, Tatu A, Tawadros C, van der Lely S, Wollner J, Zubler V, Curt A, Pannek J, Brinkhof MWG, Kessler TM. TASCI-transcutaneous tibial nerve stimulation in patients with acute spinal cord injury to prevent neurogenic detrusor overactivity: protocol for a nationwide, randomised, sham-controlled, double-blind clinical trial. BMJ Open 2020;10(8):e039164.

[5] Brouwers E, Meent HV, Curt A, Maier DD, Abel RF, Weidner N, Rupp R, Kriz J, de Haan AFJ, Kramer JK, Hosman AJF, Bartels R, participants E, investigators. Recovery after traumatic thoracic- and lumbar spinal cord injury: the neurological level of injury matters. Spinal Cord 2020;58(9):980-987.

[6] Burrus C, Vuistiner P, Leger B, Rivier G, Hilfiker R, Luthi F. Task-Contingent Persistence is Related to Better Performance-Based Measures in Patients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain. Pain Res Manag 2020;2020:1765456.

[7] Burrus C, Vuistiner P, Leger B, Stiefel F, Rivier G, Luthi F. The self-assessment INTERMED predicts healthcare and social costs of orthopaedic trauma patients with persistent impairments. Clin Rehabil 2021;35(1):135-144.

[8] Buzzell A, Chamberlain JD, Eriks-Hoogland I, Jordan X, Schubert M, Zwahlen M, Brinkhof MWG. Etiology-specific variation in survival following non-traumatic spinal cord injury: a causal inference approach using data from a population-based cohort. Spinal Cord 2021;59(3):257-265.

[9] Buzzell A, Chamberlain JD, Schubert M, Mueller G, Berlowitz DJ, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCIsg. Perceived sleep problems after spinal cord injury: Results from a community-based survey in Switzerland. J Spinal Cord Med 2021;44(6):910-919.

[10] Carda S, Vuadens P, Van Den Keybus K, Diserens K. [Spasticity management: an interprofessional evaluation]. Rev Med Suisse 2020;16(692):904-906.

[11] Chamberlain JD, Eriks-Hoogland IE, Hug K, Jordan X, Schubert M, Brinkhof MWG. Attrition from specialised rehabilitation associated with an elevated mortality risk: results from a vital status tracing study in Swiss spinal cord injured patients. BMJ Open 2020;10(7):e035752.

[12] Diserens K, Vuadens P, Ghika J. [Brain function in complex regional pain syndrome : implications for pain management]. Rev Med Suisse 2020;16(692):885-889.

[13] Galvis Aparicio M, Carrard V, Morselli D, Post MWM, Peter C, Swi SCISG. Profiles of Psychological Adaptation Outcomes at Discharge From Spinal Cord Injury Inpatient Rehabilitation. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2020;101(3):401-411.

[14] Hodel J, Ehrmann C, Stucki G, Bickenbach JE, Prodinger B, and the Swi SCISG. Examining the complexity of functioning in persons with spinal cord injury attending first rehabilitation in Switzerland using structural equation modelling. Spinal Cord 2020;58(5):570-580.

[15] Konzelmann M, Burrus C, Gable C, Luthi F, Paysant J. Prospective multicentre validation study of a new standardised version of the 400-point hand assessment. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2020;21(1):313.

[16] Lannes X, Moerenhout K, Duong HP, Borens O, Steinmetz S. Outcomes of combined hip procedure with dual mobility cup versus osteosynthesis for acetabular fractures in elderly patients: a retrospective observational cohort study of fifty one patients. Int Orthop 2020;44(10):2131-2138.

[17] Liechti MD, van der Lely S, Stalder SA, Anderson CE, Birkhauser V, Bachmann LM, Brinkhof MWG, Curt A, Jordan X, Leitner L, Mehnert U, Mohr S, Pannek J, Schubert M, Kessler TM, Group TS. Update from TASCI, a Nationwide, Randomized, Sham-controlled, Double-blind Clinical Trial on Transcutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation in Patients with Acute Spinal Cord Injury to Prevent Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity. Eur Urol Focus 2020;6(5):877-879.

[18] Luthi F, Praz C, Leger B, Vouilloz A, Favre C, Loiret I, Paysant J, Martinet N, Lacraz A, Suva D, Lambert J, Borens O, Karatzios C, Vuistiner P. Cross-cultural adaptation and measurement properties of the French version of the Trinity Amputation and Prosthesis Experience Scales-Revised (TAPES-R). PLoS One 2020;15(2):e0229084.

[19] Paoloni-Giacobino A, Luthi F, Stenz L, Le Carre J, Vuistiner P, Leger B. Altered BDNF Methylation in Patients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain and High Biopsychosocial Complexity. J Pain Res 2020;13:1289-1296.

[20] Poncin E, Niquille B, Jobin G, Benaim C, Rochat E. What Motivates Healthcare Professionals' Referrals to Chaplains, and How to Help Them Formulate Referrals that Accurately Reflect Patients' Spiritual Needs? J Health Care Chaplain 2020;26(1):1-15.

[21] Raab AM, Brinkhof MWG, Berlowitz DJ, Postma K, Gobets D, Hirschfeld S, Hopman MTE, Huber B, Hund-Georgiadis M, Jordan X, Schubert M, Wildburger R, Mueller G. Respiratory function and respiratory complications in spinal cord injury: protocol for a prospective, multicentre cohort study in high-income countries. BMJ Open 2020;10(11):e038204.

[22] Ronchi R, Bassolino M, Viceic D, Bellmann A, Vuadens P, Blanke O, Vallar G. Disownership of body parts as revealed by a visual scale evaluation. An observational study. Neuropsychologia 2020;138:107337.


[1] Anderson CE, Chamberlain JD, Jordan X, Kessler TM, Luca E, Mohr S, Pannek J, Schubert M, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCISG. 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 2019;123(2):342-352.

[2] Bassolino M, Bouzerda-Wahlen A, Moix V, Bellmann A, Herbelin B, Serino A, Blanke O. You or me? Disentangling perspectival, perceptual, and integrative mechanisms in heterotopagnosia. Cortex 2019;120:212-222.

[3] Benaim C, Blaser S, Leger B, Vuistiner P, Luthi F. "Minimal clinically important difference" estimates of 6 commonly-used performance tests in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain completing a work-related multidisciplinary rehabilitation program. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2019;20(1):16.

[4] Benhissen Z, Benaim C. [Leg pain : differential diagnosis and treatment]. Rev Med Suisse 2019;15(635):216-220.

[5] Benhissen Z, Konzelmann M, Vuistiner P, Leger B, Luthi F, Benaim C. Determining the minimal clinically important difference of the hand function sort questionnaire in vocational rehabilitation. Ann Phys Rehabil Med 2019;62(3):155-160.

[6] Bossuyt FM, Arnet U, Cools A, Rigot S, de Vries W, Eriks-Hoogland I, Boninger ML, Swi SCISG. Compensation Strategies in Response to Fatiguing Propulsion in Wheelchair Users: Implications for Shoulder Injury Risk. Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2020;99(2):91-98.

[7] Buchard PA. [Not Available]. Rev Med Suisse 2019;15(636):272-273.

[8] Buzzell A, Chamberlain JD, Gmunder HP, Hug K, Jordan X, Schubert M, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCIsg. Survival after non-traumatic spinal cord injury: evidence from a population-based rehabilitation cohort in Switzerland. Spinal Cord 2019;57(4):267-275.

[9] Chamberlain JD, Buzzell A, Gmunder HP, Hug K, Jordan X, Moser A, Schubert M, Zwahlen M, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCIcs, the Swiss National C. Excess burden of a chronic disabling condition: life lost due to traumatic spinal cord injury in a Swiss population-based cohort study. Int J Public Health 2019;64(7):1097-1105.

[10] Chamberlain JD, Buzzell A, Gmunder HP, Hug K, Jordan X, Moser A, Schubert M, Zwahlen M, Brinkhof MWG, the Swi SCISG, the Swiss National C. Comparison of All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality of Persons with Traumatic Spinal Cord Injuries to the General Swiss Population: Results from a National Cohort Study. Neuroepidemiology 2019;52(3-4):205-213.

[11] Coscia M, Wessel MJ, Chaudary U, Millan JDR, Micera S, Guggisberg A, Vuadens P, Donoghue J, Birbaumer N, Hummel FC. Neurotechnology-aided interventions for upper limb motor rehabilitation in severe chronic stroke. Brain 2019;142(8):2182-2197.

[12] Dayer CF, Luthi F, Le Carre J, Vuistiner P, Terrier P, Benaim C, Giacobino JP, Leger B. Differences in the miRNA signatures of chronic musculoskeletal pain patients from neuropathic or nociceptive origins. PLoS One 2019;14(7):e0219311.

[13] Estoppey J, Leger B, Vuistiner P, Sartori C, Kayser B. Low- and High-Altitude Cortisol Awakening Responses Differ Between AMS-Prone and AMS-Resistant Mountaineers. High Alt Med Biol 2019;20(4):344-351.

[14] Fekete C, Siegrist J, Post MWM, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCISG. Productive activities, mental health and quality of life in disability: exploring the role enhancement and the role strain hypotheses. BMC Psychol 2019;7(1):1.

[15] Fekete C, Siegrist J, Post MWM, Tough H, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCISG. Does engagement in productive activities affect mental health and well-being in older adults with a chronic physical disability? Observational evidence from a Swiss cohort study. Aging Ment Health 2020;24(5):732-739.

[16] 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 2019;29(2):350-360.

[17] Gross-Hemmi MH, Post MWM, Bienert S, Chamberlain JD, Hug K, Jordan X, Scheel-Sailer A, Weiss A, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCISG. Participation in People Living With Spinal Cord Injury in Switzerland: Degree and Associated Factors. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2019;100(10):1894-1906.

[18] Karatzios C, Loiret I, Luthi F, Leger B, Le Carre J, Saubade M, Muff G, Benaim C. Transcultural adaptation and validation of a French version of the Prosthetic Limb Users Survey of Mobility 12-item Short-Form (PLUS-M/FC-12) in active amputees. Ann Phys Rehabil Med 2019;62(3):142-148.

[19] Luthi F, Buchard PA, Cardenas A, Favre C, Fedou M, Foli M, Savoy J, Turlan JL, Konzelmann M. [Complex regional pain syndrome]. Rev Med Suisse 2019;15(640):495-502.

[20] Philippossian R, Luthi F, Farron A, Pichonnaz C. [Update on the rehabilitation following anatomic and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty]. Rev Med Suisse 2019;15(657):1340-1349.

[21] Reynard F, Christe D, Terrier P. Postural control in healthy adults: Determinants of trunk sway assessed with a chest-worn accelerometer in 12 quiet standing tasks. PLoS One 2019;14(1):e0211051.

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[23] Ronca E, Miller M, Brinkhof MWG, Swi SCISG. Poor adherence to influenza vaccination guidelines in spinal cord injury: results from a community-based survey in Switzerland. Spinal Cord 2020;58(1):18-24.

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