RITZ Publications 2011

Bohtz, C., Meyer-Heim, A. and Min, K. Changes in health-related quality of life after spinal fusion and scoliosis correction in patients with cerebral palsy. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics. 2011 Sep;31(6):668-73.
Brügger, M., Ettlin, D. A., Meier, M., Keller, T., Luechinger, R., Barlow, A., Palla, S., Jäncke, L. and Lutz, K. Taking sides with pain--lateralization aspects related to cerebral processing of dental pain. Frontiers in human neuroscience. 2011 Feb 7;5:12.
Brütsch, K., Koenig, A., Zimmerli, L., Mérillat-Koeneke, S., Riener, R., Jäncke, L., van Hedel, H. and Meyer-Heim, A. Virtual reality for enhancement of robot-assisted gait training in children with central gait disorders. J Rehabil Med. 2011 May;43(6):493-9.
Cheetham, M., Suter, P. and Jäncke, L. The human likeness dimension of the “uncanny valley hypothesis”: behavioral and functional MRI findings. Frontiers in human neuroscience. 2011;5:126.
Courtine, G., van den Brand, R. and Musienko, P. Spinal cord injury: time to move. Lancet. 2011 Jun 4;377(9781):1896-8.
Cutrone, A., Sergi, P., Bossi, S. and Micera, S. Modelization of a self-opening peripheral neural interface: A feasibility study. Med Eng Phys. 2011 Jun 28. [Epub ahead of print
Delekate, A., Zagrebelsky, M., Kramer, S., Schwab, M. and Korte, M. NogoA restricts synaptic plasticity in the adult hippocampus on a fast time scale. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Feb 8;108(6):2569-74. Epub 2011 Jan 24.
Dietz, V. Neuronal plasticity after a human spinal cord injury: Positive and negative effects. Exp Neurol. 2011 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print].
Dietz, V. Quadrupedal coordination of bipedal gait: implications for movement disorders. J Neurol. 2011 Aug;258(8):1406-12. Epub 2011 May 8.
Divani, A. A., Majidi, S., Barrett, A. M., Noorbaloochi, S. and Luft, A. R. Consequences of Stroke in Community-Dwelling Elderly The Health and Retirement Study, 1998 to 2008. Stroke. 2011 Jul;42(7):1821-5.
Eriks-Hoogland, I., Cieza, A., Post, M., Hilfiker, R., van Hedel, H., Cripps, R., Chen, Y., Boldt, C. and Stucki, G. Category specification and measurement instruments in large spinal cord injury studies: a comparison using the international classification of functioning, disability, and health as a reference. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2011 Nov;90(11 Suppl 2):S39-49.
Eriks-Hoogland, I. E., Brinkhof, M. W., Al-Khodairy, A., Baumberger, M., Brechbühl, J., Curt, A., Mäder, M., Stucki, G. and Post, M. W. Measuring body structures and body functions from the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health perspective: considerations for biomedical parameters in spinal cord injury research. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2011 Nov;90(11 Suppl 2):S50-65.
Ferrari, A., Cecchini, M., Dhawan, A., Micera, S., Tonazzini, I., Stabile, R., Pisignano, D. and Beltram, F. Nanotopographic control of neuronal polarity. Nano Lett. 2011 Feb 9;11(2):505-11. Epub 2011 Jan 11.
Filli, L., Zörner, B., Weinmann, O. and Schwab, M. Motor deficits and recovery in rats with unilateral spinal cord hemisection mimic the Brown-Sequard syndrome. Brain. 2011 Aug;134(Pt 8):2261-73. Epub 2011 Jul 13.
Ghosh, A., Peduzzi, S., Snyder, M., Schneider, R., Starkey, M. and Schwab, M. Heterogeneous Spine Loss in Layer 5 Cortical Neurons after Spinal Cord Injury. Cereb Cortex. 2011 Aug 11. [Epub ahead of print].
Globas, C., Becker, C., Cerny, J., Lam, J., Lindemann, U., Forrester, L., Macko, R. and Luft, A. Chronic Stroke Survivors Benefit From High-Intensity Aerobic Treadmill Exercise: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2011 Sep 1. [Epub ahead of print].
Gonzenbach, R., Zoerner, B., Schnell, L., Weinmann, O., Mir, A. and Schwab, M. Delayed Anti-Nogo-A Antibody Application after Spinal Cord Injury Shows Progressive Loss of Responsiveness. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Oct 17. [Epub ahead of print].
Guidali, M., Duschau-Wicke, A., Broggi, S., Klamroth-Marganska, V., Nef, T. and Riener, R. A robotic system to train activities of daily living in a virtual environment. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2011 Oct;49(10):1213-23. Epub 2011 Jul 28.
van Hedel, H., Dokladal, P. and Hotz-Boendermaker, S. Mismatch Between Investigator-Determined and Patient-Reported Independence After Spinal Cord Injury: Consequences for Rehabilitation and Trials. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2011 Nov;25(9):855-864. Epub 2011 Jun 2.
van Hedel, H., Kumru, H., Röhrich, F. and Galen, S. Changes in Electrical Perception Threshold Within the First 6 Months After Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: A Multicenter Responsiveness Study. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2011 Dec 16 [Epub ahead of print]
Hilty, L., Langer, N., Pascual-Marqui, R., Boutellier, U. and Lutz, K. Fatigue-induced increase in intracortical communication between mid/anterior insular and motor cortex during cycling exercise. European Journal of Neuroscience. 2011 Dec;34(12):2035-42.
Hilty, L., Lutz, K., Maurer, K., Rodenkirch, T., Spengler, C. M., Boutellier, U., Jäncke, L. and Amann, M. Spinal opioid receptor-sensitive muscle afferents contribute to the fatigue-induced increase in intracortical inhibition in healthy humans. Experimental physiology. 2011 May;96(5):505-17.
Hollnagel, C., Brügger, M., Vallery, H., Wolf, P., Dietz, V., Kollias, S. and Riener, R. Brain activity during stepping: a novel MRI-compatible device. J Neurosci Methods. 2011 Sep 30;201(1):124-30. Epub 2011 Jul 29.
Hosp, J. A. and Luft, A. R. Cortical plasticity during motor learning and recovery after ischemic stroke. Neural plasticity. 2011;Review.
Hosp, J. A., Pekanovic, A., Rioult-Pedotti, M. S. and Luft, A. R. Dopaminergic projections from midbrain to primary motor cortex mediate motor skill learning. The Journal of Neuroscience. 2011 Feb 16;31(7):2481-7.
Hosp, J., Hertler, B., Atiemo, C. and Luft, A. Dopaminergic modulation of receptive fields in rat sensorimotor cortex. Neuroimage. 2011 Jan 1;54(1):154-60. Epub 2010 Jul 16.
Hotz-Boendermaker, S., Hepp-Reymond, M., Curt, A. and Kollias, S. Movement observation activates lower limb motor networks in chronic complete paraplegia. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2011 Jun;25(5):469-76. Epub 2011 Feb 22.
Hubli, M., Bolliger, M. and Dietz, V. Neuronal dysfunction in chronic spinal cord injury. Spinal cord. 2011 May;49(5):582-7. Review.
Hubli, M., Dietz, V. and Bolliger, M. Influence of spinal reflexes on the locomotor pattern after spinal cord injury. Gait & Posture. 2011 Jul;34(3):409-14.
Hubli, M., Dietz, V. and Bolliger, M. Spinal Reflex Activity A Marker for Neuronal Functionality After Spinal Cord Injury. Neurorehabilitation and Neural repair. 2011 Sep 15.
Ionta, S., Gassert, R. and Blanke, O. Multi-sensory and sensorimotor foundation of bodily self-consciousness--an interdisciplinary approach. Frontiers in psychology. 2011;2:383.
Ionta, S., Heydrich, L., Lenggenhager, B., Mouthon, M., Fornari, E., Chapuis, D., Gassert, R. and Blanke, O. Multisensory mechanisms in temporo-parietal cortex support self-location and first-person perspective. Neuron. 2011 Apr 28;70(2):363-74.
Jäncke, L. and Langer, N. A strong parietal hub in the small-world network of coloured-hearing synaesthetes during resting state EEG. Journal of Neuropsychology. 2011 Sep;5(2):178-202.
Kalsi-Ryan, S., Beaton, D., Curt, A., Duff, S., Popovic, M., Rudhe, C., Fehlings, M. and Verrier, M. The Graded Redefined Assessment of Strength Sensibility and Prehension (GRASSP): Reliability and Validity. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Aug 12. [Epub ahead of print].
Keller Chandra, S., Bockisch, C., Dietz, V., Hegemann, S., Straumann, D. and van Hedel, H. Gaze strategies for avoiding obstacles: Differences between young and elderly subjects. Gait Posture. 2011 Jul;34(3):340-6. Epub 2011 Jun 22.
Kloter, E., Wirz, M. and Dietz, V. Locomotion in stroke subjects: interactions between unaffected and affected sides. Brain. 2011 Mar;134(Pt 3):721-31.
Koenig, A., Novak, D., Omlin, X., Pulfer, M., Perreault, E., Zimmerli, L., Mihelj, M. and Riener, R. Real-time closed-loop control of cognitive load in neurological patients during robot-assisted gait training. IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2011 Aug;19(4):453-64.
Koenig, A., Omlin, X., Bergmann, J., Zimmerli, L., Bolliger, M., Müller, F. and Riener, R. Controlling patient participation during robot-assisted gait training. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2011 Mar 23;8:14.
Koenig, A., Omlin, X., Zimmerli, L., Sapa, M., Krewer, C., Bolliger, M., Müller, F. and Riener, R. Psychological state estimation from physiological recordings during robot assisted gait rehabilitation. J. Rehabil. Res. Develop. 2011;48(4):367-85.
Labruyère, R. and van Hedel, H. Instrument validity and reliability of a choice response time test for subjects with incomplete spinal cord injury: relationship with function. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Sep;92(9):1443-9.
Lambercy, O., Dovat, L., Yun, H., Wee, S. K., Kuah, C. W., Chua, K. S., Gassert, R., Milner, T. E., Teo, C. L. and Burdet, E. Effects of a robot-assisted training of grasp and pronation/supination in chronic stroke: a pilot study. Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation. 2011 Nov 16;8:63.
Macmillan, E., Mädler, B., Fichtner, N., Dvorak, M., Li, D., Curt, A. and Mackay, A. Myelin water and T(2) relaxation measurements in the healthy cervical spinal cord at 3.0T: Repeatability and changes with age. Neuroimage. 2011 Jan 15;54(2):1083-90. Epub 2010 Sep 9.
Melendez-Calderon, A., Masia, L., Gassert, R., Sandini, G. and Burdet, E. Force field adaptation can be learned using vision in the absence of proprioceptive error. IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2011 Jun;19(3):298-306.
Micera, S., Rossini, P., Rigosa, J., Citi, L., Carpaneto, J., Raspopovic, S., Tombini, M., Cipriani, C., Assenza, G., Carrozza, M., Hoffmann, K., Yoshida, K., Navarro, X. and Dario, P. Decoding of grasping information from neural signals recorded using peripheral intrafascicular interfaces. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2011 Sep 5;8:53.
van Middendorp, J., Hosman, A., Donders, A., Pouw, M., Ditunno JF, J., Curt, A., Geurts, A. and Van de Meent H; EM-SCI Study, G. A clinical prediction rule for ambulation outcomes after traumatic spinal cord injury: a longitudinal cohort study. Lancet. 2011 Mar 19;377(9770):1004-10. Epub 2011 Mar 4.
Musienko, P., van den Brand, R., Märzendorfer, O., Roy, R., Gerasimenko, Y., Edgerton, V. and Courtine, G. Controlling specific locomotor behaviors through multidimensional monoaminergic modulation of spinal circuitries. J Neurosci. 2011 Jun 22;31(25):9264-78.
Musienko, P., Heutschi, J., Friedli, L., den Brand, R. and Courtine, G. Multi-system neurorehabilitative strategies to restore motor functions following severe spinal cord injury. Exp Neurol. 2011 Sep 7. [Epub ahead of print].
Nguyen, R., Masani, K., Micera, S., Morari, M. and Popovic, M. R. Spatially distributed sequential stimulation reduces fatigue in paralyzed triceps surae muscles: a case study. Artificial Organs. 2011 Dec;35(12):1174-80.
Ott, C. G. M., Langer, N., Oechslin, M. S., Meyer, M. and Jäncke, L. Processing of voiced and unvoiced acoustic stimuli in musicians. Frontiers in psychology. 2011;2:195.
Post, M. W., Brinkhof, M. W., von Elm, E., Boldt, C., Brach, M., Fekete, C., Eriks-Hoogland, I., Curt, A., Stucki, G. and others Design of the Swiss Spinal Cord Injury Cohort Study. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2011 Nov;90(11 Suppl 2):S5-16.
Raspopovic, S., Capogrosso, M. and Micera, S. A computational model for the stimulation of rat sciatic nerve using a transverse intrafascicular multichannel electrode. IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2011 Aug;19(4):333-44. Epub 2011 Jun 20.
Rossini, P., Rigosa, J., Micera, S., Assenza, G., Rossini, L. and Ferreri, F. Stump nerve signals during transcranial magnetic motor cortex stimulation recorded in an amputee via longitudinal intrafascicular electrodes. Exp Brain Res. 2011 Apr;210(1):1-11. Epub 2011 Mar 10.
Santos-Carreras, L., Hagen, M., Gassert, R. and Bleuler, H. Survey on Surgical Instrument Handle Design Ergonomics and Acceptance. Surgical Innovation. 2011 Aug 25.
Schnell, L., Hunanyan, A. S., Bowers, W. J., Horner, P. J., Federoff, H. J., Gullo, M., Schwab, M. E., Mendell, L. M. and Arvanian, V. L. Combined delivery of Nogo-A antibody, neurotrophin-3 and the NMDA-NR2d subunit establishes a functional ‘detour’in the hemisected spinal cord. European Journal of Neuroscience. 2011 Oct;34(8):1256-1267.
Schuld, C., Wiese, J., Hug, A., Putz, C., van Hedel, H., Spiess, M., Weidner, N., Em-Sci, S. and Rupp, R. Computer Implementation of the International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Cord Injury for Consistent and Efficient Derivation of its Subscores including Handling of Data from not Testable Segments. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print].
Schuler, T., Brütsch, K., Müller, R., van Hedel, U. and Meyer-Heim, A. Virtual realities as motivational tools for robotic assisted gait training in children: A surface electromyography study. NeuroRehabilitation. 2011;28(4):401-11.
Starkey, M., Bleul, C., Maier, I. and Schwab, M. Rehabilitative training following unilateral pyramidotomy in adult rats improves forelimb function in a non-task-specific way. Exp Neurol. 2011 Nov;232(1):81-9. Epub 2011 Aug 16.
Starkey, M. and Schwab, M. Anti-Nogo-A and training: Can one plus one equal three? Exp Neurol. 2011 Apr 21.
Tombini, M., Rigosa, J., Zappasodi, F., Porcaro, C., Citi, L., Carpaneto, J., Rossini, P. and Micera, S. Combined Analysis of Cortical (EEG) and Nerve Stump Signals Improves Robotic Hand Control. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2011 Jul 5. [Epub ahead of print]
Vallery, H., Burgkart, R., Hartmann, C., Mitternacht, J., Riener, R. and Buss, M. Complementary limb motion estimation for the control of active knee prostheses. Biomed Tech (Berl). 2011 Feb;56(1):45-51.
Wirz, M., Bastiaenen, C., de Bie, R. and Dietz, V. Effectiveness of automated locomotor training in patients with acute incomplete spinal cord injury: a randomized controlled multicenter trial. BMC Neurol. 2011 May 27;11:60.
Zaehle, T., Beretta, M., Jäncke, L., Herrmann, C. S. and Sandmann, P. Excitability changes induced in the human auditory cortex by transcranial direct current stimulation: direct electrophysiological evidence. Experimental brain research. 2011 Nov;215(2):135-40.
Zariffa, J., Kramer, J., Fawcett, J., Lammertse, D., Blight, A., Guest, J., Jones, L., Burns, S., Schubert, M., Bolliger, M. and others Characterization of neurological recovery following traumatic sensorimotor complete thoracic spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord. 2011 Mar;49(3):463-71.
Ziegler, G., Dahnke, R., Jäncke, L., Yotter, R., May, A. and Gaser, C. Brain structural trajectories over the adult lifespan. Hum Brain Mapp. 2011 Sep 6. doi: 10.1002/hbm.21374. [Epub ahead of print].