R Theiler

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Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical evaluation of the WOMAC 3.0 OA Index in numeric rating scale format using a computerized touch screen version
    R Theiler
    Division of Rheumatology, Cantonal Hospital Aarau, Switzerland
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10:479-81. 2002
  2. pmc Validation and patient acceptance of a computer touch screen version of the WOMAC 3.1 osteoarthritis index
    H A Bischoff-Ferrari
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Robert B Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:80-4. 2005
  3. ncbi Responsiveness of the electronic touch screen WOMAC 3.1 OA Index in a short term clinical trial with rofecoxib
    R Theiler
    Rheumatology Clinic and Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Stadtspital Triemli, Zurich, Switzerland
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 12:912-6. 2004
  4. ncbi A computer touch-screen version of the North American Spine Society outcome assessment instrument for the lumbar spine
    S Schaeren
    The University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:201-4. 2005
  5. ncbi Overall tolerability and analgesic activity of intra-articular sodium hyaluronate in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis
    R Theiler
    Rheumatology Clinic and Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Tremli City Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:1727-33. 2005
  6. ncbi [Clinical results 2 years after total hip replacement (WOMAC/SF-36) and comparison with the normal population (SF-36)]
    J F Huber
    Orthopadische Klinik, Kantonsspital AG, Aarau, Schweiz
    Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb 144:296-300. 2006
  7. ncbi [Standardized telephone interviews to monitor pain. Pilot study to determine feasibility]
    R Theiler
    Klinik für Rheumatologie und Physikalische Medizin und Rehabilitation, Stadtspital Triemli, 8063, Zurich, Schweiz
    Schmerz 22:75-81. 2008

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Publications7

  1. ncbi Clinical evaluation of the WOMAC 3.0 OA Index in numeric rating scale format using a computerized touch screen version
    R Theiler
    Division of Rheumatology, Cantonal Hospital Aarau, Switzerland
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10:479-81. 2002
    ..It has been validated in patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip or knee in a paper-based format...
  2. pmc Validation and patient acceptance of a computer touch screen version of the WOMAC 3.1 osteoarthritis index
    H A Bischoff-Ferrari
    Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Robert B Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:80-4. 2005
    ..To validate the WOMAC 3.1 in a touch screen computer format, which applies each question as a cartoon in writing and in speech (QUALITOUCH method), and to assess patient acceptance of the computer touch screen version...
  3. ncbi Responsiveness of the electronic touch screen WOMAC 3.1 OA Index in a short term clinical trial with rofecoxib
    R Theiler
    Rheumatology Clinic and Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Stadtspital Triemli, Zurich, Switzerland
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 12:912-6. 2004
    ..However, whether the e-WOMAC would be suitable for monitoring the effects of drug treatment is unknown...
  4. ncbi A computer touch-screen version of the North American Spine Society outcome assessment instrument for the lumbar spine
    S Schaeren
    The University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:201-4. 2005
    ..Our data indicate that the touch-screen format is comparable to the paper form. It may improve follow-up in clinical practice and research by meeting patients' preferences and minimising administrative work...
  5. ncbi Overall tolerability and analgesic activity of intra-articular sodium hyaluronate in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis
    R Theiler
    Rheumatology Clinic and Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Tremli City Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:1727-33. 2005
    ..8% solution of highly purified sodium hyaluronate for intra-articular application. The aim of the present study was to investigate the safety and tolerability profile of this preparation in patients with symptomatic knee OA over 24 weeks...
  6. ncbi [Clinical results 2 years after total hip replacement (WOMAC/SF-36) and comparison with the normal population (SF-36)]
    J F Huber
    Orthopadische Klinik, Kantonsspital AG, Aarau, Schweiz
    Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb 144:296-300. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the outcome after total hip replacement (THR) with the WOMAC and the SF-36 as well as to identify the most responsive items and to elucidate the reasons for increased pain postoperatively...
  7. ncbi [Standardized telephone interviews to monitor pain. Pilot study to determine feasibility]
    R Theiler
    Klinik für Rheumatologie und Physikalische Medizin und Rehabilitation, Stadtspital Triemli, 8063, Zurich, Schweiz
    Schmerz 22:75-81. 2008
    ..The goal of the present pilot study was to evaluate the feasibility of standardized telephone interviews in patients with refractory pain who had been switched to oxycodone in the setting of daily practice...