Original publications

Review articles (with editorial policies)

Review articles (without editorial policies)

Books / Book chapters


Letters to the editor


Oral presentations




Original publications


Vaucher, P., Macdonald, R. J. D., & Carnes, D. (2018). The role of osteopathy in the Swiss primary health care system: a practice review. BMJ Open, 8, e023770. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023770


Smelt, A. F., Gussekloo, J., Bermingham, L. W., Allen, E., Dangour, A. D., Eussen, S. J., Favrat, B., De Groot, L. C., Kok, F. J., Kwok, T., Mangoni, A. A., Ntaios, G., Van De Rest, O., Seal, E., Vaucher, P., Verhoef, P., Stijnen, T., & Den Elzen, W. P. (2018). The effect of vitamin B12 and folic acid supplementation on routine haematological parameters in older people: an individual participant data meta-analysis. European journal of clinical nutrition. doi: 10.1038/s41430-018-0118-x


Cettou, N., Vaucher, P., Carnes, D., & Hendricks-Muller, H. (2018). Efficacité des thérapies manuelles dans la prise en charge du côlon irritable chez l’adulte : une revue systématique de la littérature / Effects of manual therapy on irritable bowel syndrome in adults: a systematic review. Mains libres, 1, 9-18


Spreng, L., Favrat, B., Borruat, F. X., & Vaucher, P. (2018). Cross-sectional study assessing the addition of contrast sensitivity to visual acuity when testing for fitness to drive. BMJ Open, 8(1), e018546. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018546


Troxler, R., Minoiu, C., Vaucher, P., Michaud, K., Doenz, F., Ducrot, K., & Grabherr, S. (2017). The role of angiography in the congruence of cardiovascular measurements between autopsy and postmortem imaging. International Journal of Legal Medicine. doi: 10.1007/s00414-017-1652-0


Lombardo, P., Vaucher, P., Rarau, P., Mueller, I., Favrat, B., & Senn, N. (2017). Hemoglobin levels and the risk of malaria in Papua New Guinean infants: a nested cohort study. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, 97(6), 1770-1776. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.17-0093

Vaucher, P., Michiels, W., Joris Lambert, S., Favre, N., Perez, B., Baertschi, A., Favrat, B., & Gache, P. (2016). Benefits of short educational programmes in preventing drink-driving recidivism: A ten-year follow-up randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Drug Policy, 32, 70-76. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2016.03.006

Fasel, J. H. D., Uldin, T., Vaucher, P., Beinemann, J., Stimec, B., & Schaller, K. (2016). Evaluating Preoperative Models: A Methodologic Contribution. World Neurosurgery, 89, 681-685. doi:


Waldvogel S, Rochat B, Peduzzi D, Vaucher P, Tissot JD, Favrat B. Effects of oral supplementation of iron on hepcidin blood concentrations among non-anaemic female blood donors: a randomized controlled trial. Vox Sang. 2016;110(2):166-171. doi: 10.1111/vox.12348. PMID: 26394360.

Vaucher P, Di Biase C, Lobsiger L, Margot Cattin I, Favrat B, Patomella A-H. Reliability of P-Drive in occupational therapy following a short training; a promising instrument measuring seniors’ on-road driving competencies. Brit J Occ Ther 2015; 78: 131-139, doi:10.1177/030802261456258
Vaucher P, Herzig D, Cardoso I, Herzog MH, Mangin P, Favrat B. The Trail Making Test as a Screening Instrument for Driving Performance in Older Drivers; A Translational Research. BMC Geriatrics. 2014 Nov; 14(1):123. doi: 10.1186/1471-2318-14-123. PMID: 25420615
Vaucher P, Cardoso I, Veldstra JL, Herzig D, Herzog M, Mangin P and Favrat B. A neuropsychological instrument measuring age-related cerebral decline in older drivers: devel- opment, reliability, and validity of MedDrive. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 2014 Oct; 8:772. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00772. PMID: 25346674
Bodenmann P, Favrat B, Wolff H, Guessous I, Panese F, Herzig L, Bischoff T, Casillas A, Golano T, Vaucher P. Screening primary-care patients forgoing health care for economic reasons. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 3;9(4):e94006. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0094006. PMID: 24699726
Chatelard S, Bodenmann P, Vaucher P, Herzig L, Bischoff T, Burnand B. General prac- titioners can evaluate the material, social and health dimensions of patient social status. PLoS One. 2014 Jan 15;9(1):e84828. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084828. PMID: 24454752
Pedrazzini B, Waldvogel S, Vaucher P, Cornuz J, Heinzer R, Tissot JD, Favrat B. Prevalence of restless legs syndrome in female blood donors 1 week after blood donation. Vox Sang. 2014 Jul;107(1):44-9. doi: 10.1111/vox.12123. PMID: 24329401.
Chevallier C, Doenz F, Vaucher P, Palmiere C, Dominguez A, Binaghi S, Mangin P, Grabherr S. Postmortem computed tomography angiography vs. conventional autopsy: advantages and inconveniences of each method. Int J Legal Med. 2013 Sep;127(5):981-9. doi: 10.1007/s00414-012-0814-3. PMID: 23292183.
Bruguier C, Mosimann PJ, Vaucher P, Uské A, Doenz F, Jackowski C, Mangin P, Grabherr S. Multi-phase postmortem CT angiography: recognizing technique-related artefacts and pitfalls. Int J Legal Med. 2013 May;127(3):639-52. doi:10.1007/s00414-013-0840-9. PMID: 23515679.
de Froidmont S, Grabherr S, Vaucher P, De Cesare M, Egger C, Papageorgopoulou C, Roth V, Morand G, Mangin P, Uldin T. Virtual anthropology: a comparison between the performance of conventional X-ray and MDCT in investigating the trabecular structure of long bones. Forensic Sci Int. 2013 Feb 10;225(1-3):53-9. doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2012.10.029. PMID: 23153800.
Darling KE, Gloor E, Ansermet-Pagot A, Vaucher P, Durieux-Paillard S, Boden- mann P, Cavassini M. Suboptimal access to primary healthcare among street-based sex workers in southwest Switzerland. Postgrad Med J. 2013 Jul;89(1053):371-5. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2012-131001.  PMID:  23150609.
Herzig L, Mühlemann N, Burnand B, Favrat B, Haftgoli N, Verdon F, Bischoff T, Vaucher P. Development of mental disorders one year after exposure to psychosocial stressors; a cohort study in primary care patients with a physical complaint. BMC Psychiatry. 2012 Aug 20;12:120. doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-12-120. PMID: 22906197
Ronga A, Vaucher P, Haasenritter J, Donner-Banzhoff N, Bösner S, Verdon F, Bischoff T, Burnand B, Favrat B, Herzig L. Development and validation of a clinical prediction rule for chest wall syndrome in primary care. BMC Fam Pract. 2012 Aug 6;13:74. doi: 10.1186/1471-2296-13-74. PMID: 22866824
Vaucher P, Druais PL, Waldvogel S, Favrat B. Effect of iron supplementation on fatigue in nonanemic menstruating women with low ferritin: a randomized controlled trial. CMAJ. 2012 Aug 7;184(11):1247-54. doi:10.1503/cmaj.110950. PMID: 22777991
Haasenritter J, Bösner S, Vaucher P, Herzig L, Heinzel-Gutenbrunner M, Baum E, Donner- Banzhoff N. Ruling out coronary heart disease in primary care: external validation of a clinical prediction rule. Br J Gen Pract. 2012 Jun;62(599):e415-21. doi: 10.3399/bjgp12X649106. PMID: 22687234
Schrag B, Mangin P, Vaucher P, Bollmann MD. Death caused by cardioinhibitory reflex: what experts believe. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2012 Mar;33(1):9-12. PMID: 22442830.
Egger C, Vaucher P, Doenz F, Palmiere C, Mangin P, Grabherr S. Development and validation of a postmortem radiological alteration index: the RA-Index. Int J Legal Med. 2012 Jul;126(4):559-66. doi: 10.1007/s00414-012-0686-6. PMID: 22402872.
Schrag B, Roux-Lombard P, Schneiter D, Vaucher P, Mangin P, Palmiere C. Evaluation of C-reactive protein, procalcitonin, tumor necrosis factor alpha, interleukin-6, and interleukin-8 as diagnostic parameters in sepsis-related fatalities. Int J Legal Med. 2012 Jul;126(4):505-12. doi:10.1007/s00414-011-0596-z. PMID: 21735293.
Palmiere C, Sporkert F, Vaucher P, Werner D, Bardy D, Rey F, Lardi C, Brunel C, Augsburger M, Mangin P. Is the formula of Traub still up to date in antemortem blood glucose level estimation? Int J Legal Med. 2012 May;126(3):407-13. doi:10.1007/s00414- 011-0659-1. PMID: 22327538.
Vaucher P, Bischoff T, Diserens EA, Herzig L, Meystre-Agustoni G, Panese F, Favrat B, Sass C, Bodenmann P. Detecting and measuring deprivation in primary care: development, reliability and validity of a self-reported questionnaire: the DiPCare-Q. BMJ Open. 2012 Feb 3;2(1):e000692. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2011-000692. PMID: 22307103
Waldvogel S, Pedrazzini B, Vaucher P, Bize R, Cornuz J, Tissot JD, Favrat B. Clinical evaluation of iron treatment efficiency among non-anemic but iron-deficient female blood donors: a randomized controlled trial. BMC Med. 2012 Jan 24;10:8. doi: 10.1186/1741- 7015-10-8. PMID: 22272750
Bieler G, Paroz S, Faouzi M, Trueb L, Vaucher P, Althaus F, Daeppen JB, Bodenmann P. Social and medical vulnerability factors of emergency department frequent users in a universal health insurance system. Acad Emerg Med. 2012 Jan;19(1):63-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1553- 2712.2011.01246.x. PMID: 22221292.
Egger C, Bize P, Vaucher P, Mosimann P, Schneider B, Dominguez A, Meuli R, Mangin P, Grabherr S. Distribution of artifactual gas on post-mortem multidetector computed tomography (MDCT). Int J Legal Med. 2012 Jan;126(1):3-12. doi: 10.1007/s00414-010- 0542-5. PMID: 21207230.
Lombardo P, Vaucher P, Haftgoli N, Burnand B, Favrat B, Verdon F, Bischoff T, Herzig L. The ’help’ question doesn’t help when screening for major depression: external validation of the three-question screening test for primary care patients managed for physical complaints. BMC Med. 2011 Oct 18;9:114. doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-9-114. PMID: 22005130
Sabatasso S, Vaucher P, Augsburger M, Donzé N, Mangin P, Michaud K. Sensitivity and specificity of NT-proBNP to detect heart failure at post mortem examination. Int J Legal Med. 2011 Nov;125(6):849-56. doi:10.1007/s00414-011-0581-6. PMID: 21597901
Schrag B, Vaucher P, Bollmann MD, Mangin P. Death caused by cardioinhibitory reflex cardiac arrest–a systematic review of cases. Forensic Sci Int. 2011 Apr 15;207(1-3):77-83. doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2010.09.010. PMID: 20961719.
Vaucher P, Favrat B, Herzig L, Burnand B, Ali G, Boulat O, Bischoff T, Verdon F. Oral vitamin B12 for patients suspected of subtle cobalamin deficiency: a multicentre pragmatic randomised controlled trial. BMC Fam Pract. 2011 Jan 13;12:2. doi: 10.1186/1471-2296- 12-2. PMID: 21232119
Haftgoli N, Favrat B, Verdon F, Vaucher P, Bischoff T, Burnand B, Herzig L. Patients presenting with somatic complaints in general practice: depression, anxiety
and somatoform disorders are frequent and associated with psychosocial stressors.
BMC Fam Pract. 2010 Sep 15;11:67. doi: 10.1186/1471-2296-11-67. PMID:
Bösner S, Haasenritter J, Becker A, Karatolios K, Vaucher P, Gencer B, Herzig L, Heinzel-Gutenbrunner M, Schaefer JR, Abu Hani M, Keller H, Sönnichsen AC, Baum
E, Donner-Banzhoff N. Ruling out coronary artery disease in primary care: development and validation of a simple prediction rule. CMAJ. 2010 Sep 7;182(12):1295-300. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.100212. PMID:20603345
Verdon F, Junod M, Herzig L, Vaucher P, Burnand B, Bischoff T, Pécoud A, Favrat B. Predictive ability of an early diagnostic guess in patients presenting with chest pain; a longitudinal descriptive study. BMC Fam Pract. 2010 Feb 21;11:14. doi: 10.1186/1471-2296-11-14. PMID: 20170544
Bodenmann P, Cornuz J, Vaucher P, Ghali W, Daeppen JB, Favrat B. A health behaviour cross-sectional study of immigrants and non-immigrants in a Swiss urban general-practice setting. J Immigr Minor Health. 2010 Feb;12(1):24-32. doi: 10.1007/s10903-008-9148-0. PMID: 18446438
Vaucher P, Gencer B, Herzig L, Verdon F, Ruffieux C, Bösner S, Burnand B, Bischoff T, Donner-Banzhoff N, Favrat B. Ruling out coronary heart disease in primary care patients with chest pain: a clinical prediction score. BMC Med. 2010 Jan 21;8:9. doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-8-9. PMID: 20092615
Vaucher P, Rey L, Secretan F, Zellweger JP, Bodenmann P. Use of nicotine substitute prescribed at hourly plus ab libitum intake or ad libitum for heavy smokers willing to quit: a randomized controlled trial. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2009 Jun 2;4:12. doi: 10.1186/1747-597X-4-12. PMID: 19490626
Bodenmann P, Vaucher P, Wolff H, Favrat B, de Tribolet F, Masserey E, Zellweger JP. Screening for latent tuberculosis infection among undocumented immigrants in Swiss healthcare centres; a descriptive exploratory study. BMC Infect Dis. 2009 Mar 24;9:34. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-9-34. PMID: 19317899
Bodenmann P, Althaus F, Burnand B, Vaucher P, Pécoud A, Genton B. Medical care of asylum seekers: a descriptive study of the appropriateness of nurse practitioners’ care compared to traditional physician-based care in a gatekeeping system. BMC Public Health. 2007 Oct 31;7:310. PMID: 17974001
Senn M, Favrat B, Vaucher P, Burnier M. Physicians’ estimates of the 10 year cardiovascular risk in hypertensive patients: an evaluation in primary care physicians in training. Swiss Med Wkly. 2006 Sep 16;136(37-38):603-8. PMID: 17043954
Bodenmann P, Murith N, Favrat B, Vaucher P, Bissery A, Vannotti M, Cornuz J, Pécoud A, Zellweger JP. Perception of the damaging effects of smoking, and brief cessation counselling by doctors. Swiss Med Wkly. 2005 Apr 30;135(17-18):256-62. PMID: 15965828.

Review articles (with editorial policies)


Vaucher, P., Choi, M., Gélinas, I., Harries, P., Margot-Cattin, I., Mazer, B., Van Niekerk, L., Patomella, A.-H., Stapleton, T., Swanepoel, L., Unsworth, C., & Vrkljan, B. (2017). Development of the International Expert Advisory Panel on Community Health and Transport (I-CHaT) to coordinate research on transport mobility. British Journal of Occupational Therapy. doi: 10.1177/0308022617733389

Vaucher, P. (2017). Fiabilité d'un test, d'une mesure ou d'une procédure d'évaluation. Mains libres, 2, 49-55
Vaucher P, Favrat B. Tackling Societal Challenges Related to Ageing and Transport Transition: An Introduction to Philosophical Principles of Causation Adapted to the Biopsy- chosocial Model. Geriatrics. 2015;1(1):3. doi:10.3390/geriatrics1010003
Vaucher P. A systematic review suggests inflammation could favour spontaneous lumbar disc herniation regression especially for more severe stages of herniation. Int J Ost Med. 2015;18(4):312-313.  doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2015.10.002
Vaucher P. Two fold increase in "severe" adverse effects following spinal manipulation in patients with chronic back pain: Results from a sham controlled clinical trial. Int J Ost Med.  2014;17(1):75-76.  doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2013.12.001
Vaucher P. OMT especially recommended for severe low back pain.  Int J Ost Med. 2013;16(4):243-244.  doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2013.10.006
Vaucher  P. Benefits of osteopathic manual treatment on chronic low back pain – At last, a large high quality clinical trial! Int J Ost Med 2013;16(3):163-64. doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2013.07.003.
Vaucher P. Ruling out other causes than chest wall syndrome for patients with chest pain. Int J Ost Med. 2013;16(2):126-127. doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2013.04.011
Wallace E, Smith SM, Perera-Salazar R, Vaucher P, McCowan C, Collins G, Verbakel J, Lakhanpaul M, Fahey T; International Diagnostic and Prognosis Prediction (IDAPP) group. Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of Clinical Prediction Rules (CPRs). BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2011 Oct 14;11:62. doi: 10.1186/1472-6947-11-62. PMID: 21999201
Vaucher P. Alexander technique shows long term benefit for chronic low back pain; Research and Treatment Bulletin. Int J Ost Med. 2009;12(3):107-108.doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2009.06.003
Vaucher P. Designing phase III or IV trials for vaccines: choosing between individual or cluster randomised trial designs. Vaccine. 2009 Mar 18;27(13):1928-31. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.01.107. PMID: 19368773

Review articles (without editorial policies)


Vaucher*, P., & Favrat*, B. (2017). Driving cessation and ageing - facilitating the transfer to becoming a non-driver. National Office for Traffic Medicine Ezine, June 2017.

Bodenmann P, Wolff H, Bischoff T, Herzig L, Warin P, Chatelard S, Burnand B, Vaucher P, Favrat B, Panese F, Jackson YL, Vu F, Guessous I. Renoncement aux soins: comment appréhender cette réalite en medecine de premier recours? Rev Med Suisse. 2014;10(452):2258, 2260-2253. PMID: 25562977
Waldvogel Abramowski S, Favrat B, Vaucher P, Cornuz J, Tissot JD. Diagnostic markers of iron deficiency: which should we choose?. Rev Med Suisse. 2013 Feb 13;9(373):380-3. PMID: 23477072.
Favrat B, Waldvogel Abramowski S, Vaucher P, Cornuz J, Tissot JD. Iron deficiency without anemia: where are we in 2012?. Rev Med Suisse. 2012 Nov 28;8(364):2277-8, 2280-1. PubMed PMID: 23240240.
Chatelard S, Vaucher P, Wolff H, Bischoff T, Herzig L, Panese F, Vu F, Burnand B, Bodenmann P. General practitioners facing social inequalities in health: which power to act?. Rev Med Suisse. 2012 May 16;8(341):1061-2, 1064-6.PMID: 22730642.
Gloor E, Meystre-Agustoni G, Ansermet-Pagot A, Vaucher P, Durieux-Paillard S, Boden- mann P, Cavassini M. Sex workers: limited access to healthcare. Rev Med Suisse. 2011 Jun 29;7(301):1429-33. PMID: 21815501.
Herzig L, Bischoff T, Favrat B, Vaucher P, Gencer B, Mühlemann N. Development, implementation and practical use of a diagnostic score. Rev Med Suisse. 2011 May 18;7(295):1078-80, 1082-3. PMID: 21688674.

Books / Book chapters


Bodemann P, Vaucher P, Pasche O, Kermode-Noppel T, Marguerat I, Cornuz J, et al. Varicelle chez l’adulte. In: Cornuz J, Pasche O, Kermode-Noppel T, eds. Compas - Stratégies et prise en charge clinique Médecine interne générale ambulatoire. 2nd edition. Chêne-Bourg: Editions Médecine & Hygiène; 2014. ISBN 978-2-88049-354-7



Translating cognitive neuroscience to fitness to drive using a neuroergonomic approach. (PhD in neuroscience), Faculty of science, University of Geneva, Geneva. 11 Jul 2014; Thesis ne-133; doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.3913.1686 
Designing phase III or IV trials for vaccines: choosing between individual or cluster randomised trial designs. (MSc in Clinical Trials), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, London. September 2008
"Informations destinées aux patients en ostéopathie: bases légales et connaissances médicales". (Certificat of Health Rights), Institut of Health Rights, University of Neuchatel, Neuchatel. 30 Jan 2005; doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.4138.6401
"Fiabilité intra et inter-testeur du test de Downing ou du test de rallongementraccourcissement du membre inférieur". (Diploma in osteopathic medicine), Swiss School of Osteopathy, Belmont sur Lausanne. 30 Jan 2004; Ref 165.03; doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.3774.4165

Letters to the editor


Vaucher P, Pasche C, Favrat B. Technical Comment on "Saccadic eye movement perfor- mance as an indicator of driving ability in elderly drivers". Swiss Med Wkly. 2015;145:w14194. doi: 10.4414/smw.2015.14194. PubMed PMID: 26506074
Vaucher P, Favrat B. Iron Supplementation in Non-anemic Women CMAJ. Sep 2012: reply to cmaj-el-712861
Vaucher P. "Mendelian attribution" rather than "Mendelian randomisation". BMJ. 2012;345(bmj.e7325/rr/614322).
Vaucher P, Lombardo P, Favrat B, Burnand B, Herzig L. Using the additional "help" screening question for depression; how can it improve the specificity without affecting the sensitivity? BMJ. 2009:
Vaucher P. Sitting devices could protect against sudden infant death. Arch Dis Child. 2008 May;93(5):448. PMID: 18426943



Pedrazzini B, Waldvogel S, Cornuz J, Vaucher P, Bize R, Tissot J-D, et al. The impact of iron supplementation efficiency in female blood donors with a decreased ferritin level and no anaemia. Rationale and design of a randomised controlled trial: a study protocol. Trials. 2009;10:4.doi:10.1186/1745-6215-10-4. PMID 19149890



Oral presentations


Vaucher, P. (2018). Accompagner l’arrêt de la conduite et promouvoir la mobilité hors du domicile ; un consensus entre experts internationaux. Présentation orale au 11ème Congrès International Francophone de Gérontologie et Gériatrie (CIFGG): « Bien vieillir au 21ème siècle », 13-15 juin, Montreux, SuisseAbstract


Vaucher, P. (2017). Introduction et problématique : Situation actuelle, état de la connaissance, dilemme face à l’accompagnement des conducteurs âgés. Présentation orale au 6ème Colloque organisé par le Centre mémoire et le Centre de gériatrie: Seniors, troubles cognitifs et conduite: nouveautés dans l’évaluation et le prise en charge, 21 septembre, Réseau Santé Nord Broye, Yverdon-les-Bains, Suisse.


Vaucher, P. (2017). Un cadre conceptuel pour aider à la décision : Présentation de l’étude Delphi. Présentation orale au 6ème Colloque organisé par le Centre mémoire et le Centre de gériatrie: Seniors, troubles cognitifs et conduite: nouveautés dans l’évaluation et le prise en charge, 21 septembre, Réseau Santé Nord Broye, Yverdon-les-Bains, Suisse.


Macdonald, R. J. D., Ford, M., Vaucher, P., & Esteves, J. E. (2017). The beliefs and attitudes of UK registered osteopaths towards chronic pain and the management of chronic pain sufferers - a cross-sectional questionnaire based survey. Oral presentation at the Annual Conference of the Centre for Osteopathic Medicine Collaboration (COME), 30.09-01.10, Barcelona, Spain


Vaucher, P. (2017). Driving cessation and ageing; Facilitating the transfer to becoming a non-driver. Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. Masterclass Series. Health, Mobility and Road Safety, March 14th, Dublin, Ireland.


Vaucher, P. (2017). Why doesn’t my pain go away? National Council for Osteopathic Research (NCOR) 2017 "Helping patients to help themselves: Improving the management of persistent pain", 28th January, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK.


Vaucher, P. (2017). Ostéopathie et rationalité scientifique. Keynote speech at the Annual meeting Société Cantonale d'Ostéopathie de Genève, 25 janvier, Genève, Suisse.


Vaucher, P., Bonjour, D., Paturel, M., & Carnes, D. (2016). Improving the reliability of thoracic spinal segmental mobility tests using a palpation training device with feedback; a randomized controlled pilot trial. Poster présenté au Swiss Congress for Health Professions (SCHP), 1-2 septembre, Lugano, Campus Trevano, Cannobio, Suisse.
Vaucher, P., Hilfiker, R., Margot Cattin, I., Pihet, S., & Carnes, D. (2016). Maintaining wellbeing, safety and social participation in home-dwelling older people with person-centred transdisciplinary support networks. Présentation orale au Swiss Congress for Health Professions (SCHP), 1-2 septembre, Lugano, Campus Trevano, Cannobio, Suisse.
Vaucher P, Favrat B, Mangin P. Limitations of transposing neuropsychological measures to behaviour in a natural environment when assessing fitness to drive in ageing adults. 11th Lemanic Neuroscience Annual Meeting. Les Diablerets-Switzerland; 29 August 2014
Vaucher P. Ostéopathie et rationalité scientifique: la place des tests crâniens en ostéopathie. 2ème congrès international OSTEOBIO. Cachan-France ; 5 Apr. 2014
Vaucher P. Ostéopathie et rationalité scientifique: la place des tests sacro-iliaques dans le traitement ostéopathique. 8ème Symposium d’Ostéopathie - Main Libre. Lausanne-Suisse; 22 Nov. 2013
Vaucher P, Pétremand E, Cardoso I, Veldstra J, Broers B, Bindschaedler C, Annoni J-M, Mangin P, Favrat B. A new neuropsychological instrument measuring effects of age and drugs on fitness to drive: development, reliability, and validity of MedDrive. 20th International Council on Alcohol, Drugs, and Traffic Safety Conference-ICADTS 2013. Brisbane-Australia; 27 Aug. 2013
Vaucher P, Cardoso I, Mangin P, Herzig L, Favrat B. Instruments for investigating fitness to drive – needs and expectations in primary care; a qualitative study. 20th International Council on Alcohol, Drugs, and Traffic Safety Conference-ICADTS 2013. Brisbane-Australia; 26 Aug. 2013
Vaucher P, Bischoff T, Diserens E-A, Herzig L, Meystre-Agustoni G, Panese F, Favrat B, Sass C, Bodenmann P. Detecting and Measuring Deprivation in Primary Care - Development, reliability, and validity of a self-reported questionnaire: the DiPCare-Q. SGIM 35th Annual Meeting. Orlando-USA; 11 May 2012
Bodenmann P, Wolff H, Vaucher P, Diserens E-A, Dvorak C, Favrat B, Bischoff T. Deprivation at the office: complex situations which cannot be ignored-Workshop. 15th WONCA Europe Conference. Basel-Switzerland; 19 Sept. 2009
Vaucher P, Bischoff T, Burnand B, Favrat B, Haftgoli N, Jaunin-Stalder N, Lombardo P, Muhlemann N, Verdon F, Herzig L. Psychosocial stressors and depression at one year in primary care patients with a physical complaint: a cohort study. 15th WONCA Europe Conference. Basel-Switzerland; 17 Sept. 2009
Vaucher P. Reliability of the lengthening-shortening test to evaluate sacroiliac joint region dysfunction. Second International Symposium on Advances in Osteopathic Research. Schlangenbad, Germany ; October 2005.





Vaucher, P. (2016). Ostéopathie et rationalité scientifique : la place des tests dans le traitement ostéopathique. Questioning the rationality of clinical osteopathic tests : future perspectives for research. Mains libres, 1, 33-37.

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