Michael Schwenk

Summary

Affiliation: Geriatric Center of the University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi Test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change of repeated sit-to-stand analysis using one body fixed sensor in geriatric patients
    M Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, AGAPLESION Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Center at the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Physiol Meas 33:1931-46. 2012
  2. pmc Definitions and methods of measuring and reporting on injurious falls in randomised controlled fall prevention trials: a systematic review
    Michael Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, AGAPLESION Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Center at the University of Heidelberg, Rohrbacherstr 149, Heidelberg 69126, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:50. 2012
  3. doi Rollator use adversely impacts on assessment of gait and mobility during geriatric rehabilitation
    Michael Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, Agaplesion Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Centre at University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Rehabil Med 43:424-9. 2011
  4. doi Physical training improves motor performance in people with dementia: a randomized controlled trial
    Klaus Hauer
    Department of Geriatric Research, Bethanien Hospital and Geriatric Centre, University of Heidelberg, Rohrbacherstra├če 149, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:8-15. 2012
  5. doi Dual-task performances can be improved in patients with dementia: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, Bethanien Krankenhaus Geriatric Centre at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurology 74:1961-8. 2010
  6. doi Stimulation of acupoint ST-34 acutely improves gait performance in geriatric patients during rehabilitation: A randomized controlled trial
    Klaus Hauer
    Department of Geriatric Research, Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Centre at the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:7-14. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi Test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change of repeated sit-to-stand analysis using one body fixed sensor in geriatric patients
    M Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, AGAPLESION Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Center at the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Physiol Meas 33:1931-46. 2012
    ..Study results demonstrate that the BFS system provides a reliable analysis of SiSt phases in geriatric patients, and is a substantial improvement over the stopwatch approach used in clinical practice today...
  2. pmc Definitions and methods of measuring and reporting on injurious falls in randomised controlled fall prevention trials: a systematic review
    Michael Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, AGAPLESION Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Center at the University of Heidelberg, Rohrbacherstr 149, Heidelberg 69126, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:50. 2012
    ..The aim of the present article was to review systematically the range of case definitions and methods used to measure and report on injurious falls in randomised controlled trials (RCTs) on fall prevention...
  3. doi Rollator use adversely impacts on assessment of gait and mobility during geriatric rehabilitation
    Michael Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, Agaplesion Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Centre at University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Rehabil Med 43:424-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the influence of the use of a rollator walking aid on assessment of gait and mobility...
  4. doi Physical training improves motor performance in people with dementia: a randomized controlled trial
    Klaus Hauer
    Department of Geriatric Research, Bethanien Hospital and Geriatric Centre, University of Heidelberg, Rohrbacherstra├če 149, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:8-15. 2012
    ..To determine whether a specific, standardized training regimen can improve muscle strength and physical functioning in people with dementia...
  5. doi Dual-task performances can be improved in patients with dementia: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Schwenk
    Department of Geriatric Research, Bethanien Krankenhaus Geriatric Centre at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurology 74:1961-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of a specific dual-task training in patients with mild to moderate dementia...
  6. doi Stimulation of acupoint ST-34 acutely improves gait performance in geriatric patients during rehabilitation: A randomized controlled trial
    Klaus Hauer
    Department of Geriatric Research, Bethanien Hospital Geriatric Centre at the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:7-14. 2011
    ..To determine whether a specific regimen of acupoint stimulation improved gait performance in geriatric patients...