Ruud H Knols

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise in cancer patients during and after medical treatment: a systematic review of randomized and controlled clinical trials
    Ruud Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Gloriastrasse 25, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Clin Oncol 23:3830-42. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Reliability of ambulatory walking activity in patients with hematologic malignancies
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:58-65. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Effects of an outpatient physical exercise program on hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation recipients: a randomized clinical trial
    R H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1245-55. 2011
  4. pmc Physical activity interventions to improve daily walking activity in cancer survivors
    Ruud H Knols
    Institute of Human Movement Sciences and Sport, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 10:406. 2010
  5. pmc Effects of cardiovascular exercise early after stroke: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Oliver Stoller
    Institute for Rehabilitation and Performance Technology, Bern University of Applied Sciences, Burgdorf, Switzerland
    BMC Neurol 12:45. 2012
  6. pmc Hand-held dynamometry in patients with haematological malignancies: measurement error in the clinical assessment of knee extension strength
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:31. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between ambulatory step activity, self-reported physical functioning and standardised timed walking in patients with haematological malignancies
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Gloriastrasse 25, Zurich 8091, Switzerland
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1819-26. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Isometric strength measurement for muscle weakness in cancer patients: reproducibility of isometric muscle strength measurements with a hand-held pull-gauge dynamometer in cancer patients
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, U Ost 154, University Hospital of Zurich, Gloriastrasse 25, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 10:430-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Gap between short- and long-term effects of patient education in rheumatoid arthritis patients: a systematic review
    Karin Niedermann
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute for Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 51:388-98. 2004

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise in cancer patients during and after medical treatment: a systematic review of randomized and controlled clinical trials
    Ruud Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Gloriastrasse 25, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Clin Oncol 23:3830-42. 2005
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  2. doi request reprint Reliability of ambulatory walking activity in patients with hematologic malignancies
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:58-65. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Effects of an outpatient physical exercise program on hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation recipients: a randomized clinical trial
    R H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Bone Marrow Transplant 46:1245-55. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to determine how the program can be enhanced so that improved physical performance also translates into improved physical and psychosocial functioning in daily life...
  4. pmc Physical activity interventions to improve daily walking activity in cancer survivors
    Ruud H Knols
    Institute of Human Movement Sciences and Sport, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 10:406. 2010
    ..A systematic review was performed to summarize the current evidence of the effect of physical activity interventions on daily walking activity enhancement in cancer survivors, and to review the literature for its methodological quality...
  5. pmc Effects of cardiovascular exercise early after stroke: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Oliver Stoller
    Institute for Rehabilitation and Performance Technology, Bern University of Applied Sciences, Burgdorf, Switzerland
    BMC Neurol 12:45. 2012
    ..Currently, little is known about the effects of early cardiovascular exercise in stroke survivors. The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate the effectiveness of cardiovascular exercise early after stroke...
  6. pmc Hand-held dynamometry in patients with haematological malignancies: measurement error in the clinical assessment of knee extension strength
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:31. 2009
    ..This study aimed to determine the relative and absolute reliability of intra and inter-observer strength measurements with a hand-held dynamometer (HHD)...
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between ambulatory step activity, self-reported physical functioning and standardised timed walking in patients with haematological malignancies
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Gloriastrasse 25, Zurich 8091, Switzerland
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1819-26. 2010
    ..Simple linear regression analyses were performed to estimate the ambulatory step activity from SRPF and the 6-MWT...
  8. ncbi request reprint Isometric strength measurement for muscle weakness in cancer patients: reproducibility of isometric muscle strength measurements with a hand-held pull-gauge dynamometer in cancer patients
    Ruud H Knols
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute of Physical Medicine, U Ost 154, University Hospital of Zurich, Gloriastrasse 25, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 10:430-8. 2002
    ..e. the SEM and the SDD, showed relatively large measurement error between the testers. Therefore, the current use of the MFB50K for the measurement of muscle strength is not supported in cancer patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gap between short- and long-term effects of patient education in rheumatoid arthritis patients: a systematic review
    Karin Niedermann
    Department of Rheumatology and Institute for Physical Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 51:388-98. 2004
    ..To systematically review educational or psychoeducational interventions for patients with rheumatoid arthritis focusing on long-term effects, especially health status...