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  • Stefan Bachmann, Christoph Finger, Anke Huss, Matthias Egger, Andreas E. Stuck, Kerri Clough-Gorr
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2010 (First Publication: 20 April 2010)
  • Objective To assess the effects of inpatient rehabilitation specifically designed for geriatric patients compared with usual care on functional status, admissions to nursing homes, and mortality.Continue Reading
  • Jan Kool, Rob A de Bie, Peter Oesch, Otto Knuesel, Piet A. van den Brandt, Stefan Bachmann
  • Medicine
  • Journal of rehabilitation medicine
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 March 2004)
  • OBJECTIVES To investigate whether exercise alone or as a part of a multidisciplinary treatment reduces sick leave in patients with non-specific non-acute low back pain. METHODS A meta-analysis ofContinue Reading
  • Jan Kool, Peter Oesch, +5 authors Piet A. van den Brandt
  • Medicine
  • Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • 2005 (First Publication: 1 May 2005)
  • OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of function-centered compared with pain-centered inpatient rehabilitation in patients whose absence from work is due to chronic nonspecific low back pain (LBP). Continue Reading
  • Peter Oesch, Jan Kool, Kåre Birger Hagen, Stefan Bachmann
  • Medicine
  • Journal of rehabilitation medicine
  • 2010
  • OBJECTIVES To determine whether exercise is more effective than usual care to reduce work disability in patients with non-acute non-specific low back pain, and if so, to explore which type ofContinue Reading
  • Jan Kool, Stefan Bachmann, +4 authors Piet A. van den Brandt
  • Medicine
  • Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • 2007 (First Publication: 1 September 2007)
  • OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of function-centered treatment (FCT) and pain-centered treatment (PCT) on the number of work days, permanent disability, and the unemployment rate. DESIGN RandomizedContinue Reading
  • Mandy Scheermesser, Stefan Bachmann, Astrid Schaemann, Peter Oesch, Jan Kool
  • Medicine
  • BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • 2012 (First Publication: 23 January 2012)
  • BackgroundLow back pain (LBP) is one of the major concerns in health care. In Switzerland, musculoskeletal problems represent the third largest illness group with 9.4 million consultations per year.Continue Reading
  • Heike Daniel, Peter Oesch, Andreas E. Stuck, Stephan Born, Stefan Bachmann, Andreas Schönenberger
  • Medicine
  • Swiss medical weekly
  • 2013 (First Publication: 12 November 2013)
  • PRINCIPLES To evaluate the validity and feasibility of a novel photography-based home assessment (PhoHA) protocol, as a possible substitute for on-site home assessment (OsHA). METHODS A total of 20Continue Reading
  • Viviane Hasselmann, Peter Oesch, Luis Fernández-Luque, Stefan Bachmann
  • Medicine
  • BMC Geriatrics
  • 2015 (First Publication: 7 September 2015)
  • BackgroundMaintaining mobility in elderly persons has become a primary goal within healthcare services. In older adults, exercise programs significantly reduce the risk of falling and death.Continue Reading
  • Peter Oesch, Kathrin Meyer, Beatrice Jansen, Petter Mowinckel, Stefan Bachmann, Kåre Birger Hagen
  • Medicine
  • Spine
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 February 2012)
  • STUDY DESIGN Analytical cross-sectional study. OBJECTIVE To assess the association of "nonorganic somatic components" together with physical and other psychosocial factors on functional capacityContinue Reading