Healthy Ageing and Wellbeing Group

We examine the influence of therapeutic interventions on bodily systems such as sensorimotor system and autonomic nervous systems.

People

Alumni

  • Beatrice Eggertswyler, PT, MSc

  • Larissa Zessiger PT, MSc

  • Bützberger, Jasmin PT, BSc

  • Haller, Aïsha Iliana Héloïse PT, BSc

  • Mirjam Studer PT, BSc

  • Manuela Felder PT, BSc

  • Mirjam Müller PT, BSc

  • Lucia Leiser PT, BSc

  • Karin Jost PT, BSc

  • Jasmin Messner PT, BSc

  • Janine Gsponer PT, BSc

  • Anja Marina Roth PT, BSc

  • Camille Lea Zuckschwerdt PT, BSc

  • Lena Woern PT, BSc

  • Sandra Schürmann PT, BSc

  • Eliane Dietrich PT, BSc

  • Andrea Wobmann PT, BSc

Projects

Current projects

Autonomic nervous system
 

  • Effects of thoracic spine mobilization on autonomic nervous systems Pain: A Pilot Feasibility Study.

    PI: Slavko Rogan PT, PhD

Completed projects

  • Long term effects of manual therapy for chronic ankle instability patients on postural control and muscle activity - a randomized controlled cross-over-study [Clinical Trial register: DRKS00012299]; KEK-Nr:2017-00203
    PI: Slavko Rogan, PT, PhD
  • Short term effects of manual therapy for chronic ankle instability patients on postural control and muscle activity - a randomized controlled cross-over-study [Clinical Trial register: DRKS00012300]; KEK-Nr:2017-00203.5
  • Effects of thoracic spine mobilization on sympathetic nervous systems [Clinical Trial register: NCT02832141]; KEK-Nr: 2017-00236
    PI: Slavko Rogan, PT, PhD
  • SR-WBV training for frail elderly in the skilling up stage (Clinical Trial register: NCT01704976)
    PI: Lorenz Radlinger PhD

Publications

Selected journal publications
 

  • Tal, A., Taeymans, J., Karstens, S., Clijsen, R., Clarys, P., & Rogan, S. (2018). Acute Effects on TH4 Thoracic Spine Mobilisation Techniques on the Sympathetic Nervous System-a Cross-Over Feasibility Study. Praxis, 107(21), 1139-1146.
  • Rogan, S., et al. «Segmental Skin Circulation Reaction During and After Thoracic Spine Stimulation Techniques Single-Case Study for Establishing a Neurophysiological Hypothesis.» PHYSIOSCIENCE 12.3 (2016): 92-99.
  • Rogan S, Taeymans J, Radlinger L, Naepflin S, Ruppen S, Bruelhart Y & Hilfiker R Effects of whole-body vibration on postural control in elderly: an update of a systematic review and meta-analysis. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 2017. 73:95-112
  • Rogan S, de Bie RA & de Bruin ED Sensor-based foot-mounted wearable system and pressure sensitive gait analysis. Z Gerontol Geriat. 2017. 50(6): 488-497
  • Rogan S, Radlinger L, Baur H, Schmidtbleicher D, de Bie RA & de Bruin ED Sensory-motor training targeting motor dysfunction and muscle weakness in long-term elderly combined with motivational strategies: a single blind randomized controlled study. European Review of Aging and Physical Activity. 2016. 13: 4