Heinz G Endres

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An internal standard for verifying the accuracy of serious adverse event reporting: the example of an acupuncture study of 190,924 patients
    H G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 9:545-51. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anemia in elderly patients in primary care: impact on 5-year mortality risk and differences between men and women
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:1143-58. 2009
  3. pmc Acupuncture for tension-type headache: a multicentre, sham-controlled, patient-and observer-blinded, randomised trial
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Universitaetsstr 150, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    J Headache Pain 8:306-14. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Role of acupuncture in the treatment of migraine
    Heinz G Endres
    Ruhr University Bochum, Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:1121-34. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with distal radius fracture in Germany
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Universitatsstrasse 150, Bochum, Germany
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:2171-81. 2007
  6. pmc A new efficient trial design for assessing reliability of ankle-brachial index measures by three different observer groups
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University, Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:33. 2006
  7. pmc Patients with femoral or distal forearm fracture in Germany: a prospective observational study on health care situation and outcome
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Public Health 6:87. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint [German Acupuncture Trials (gerac) address problems of methodology associated with acupuncture studies]
    H G Endres
    Abteilung Medizinische Informatik Biometrie Epidemiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Schmerz 19:201-4, 206, 208-10 passim. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Fracture-related hip pain in elderly patients with proximal femoral fracture after discharge from stationary treatment
    Burkhard Dasch
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Overbergstr 17, 44801 Bochum, Germany
    Eur J Pain 12:149-56. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and reliability of the ankle-brachial index as assessed by vascular experts, family physicians and nurses
    Tim Holland-Letz
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Vasc Med 12:105-12. 2007

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint An internal standard for verifying the accuracy of serious adverse event reporting: the example of an acupuncture study of 190,924 patients
    H G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 9:545-51. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anemia in elderly patients in primary care: impact on 5-year mortality risk and differences between men and women
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:1143-58. 2009
    ..We therefore set out to evaluate the prevalence of anemia in this group and associations between anemia and 5-year all-cause mortality, adjusted for multiple other established risk factors and chronic diseases...
  3. pmc Acupuncture for tension-type headache: a multicentre, sham-controlled, patient-and observer-blinded, randomised trial
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Universitaetsstr 150, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    J Headache Pain 8:306-14. 2007
    ..However, the degree to which treatment benefits depend on psychological compared to physiological effects and the degree to which any physiological effects depend on needle placement and insertion depth are unclear...
  4. ncbi request reprint Role of acupuncture in the treatment of migraine
    Heinz G Endres
    Ruhr University Bochum, Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:1121-34. 2007
    ..The review suggests that acupuncture should be integrated into existing migraine therapy protocols...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with distal radius fracture in Germany
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Universitatsstrasse 150, Bochum, Germany
    Curr Med Res Opin 23:2171-81. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc A new efficient trial design for assessing reliability of ankle-brachial index measures by three different observer groups
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University, Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 6:33. 2006
    ..The present study proposes a new and efficient study design. This paper describes the study methodology...
  7. pmc Patients with femoral or distal forearm fracture in Germany: a prospective observational study on health care situation and outcome
    Heinz G Endres
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Public Health 6:87. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint [German Acupuncture Trials (gerac) address problems of methodology associated with acupuncture studies]
    H G Endres
    Abteilung Medizinische Informatik Biometrie Epidemiologie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Schmerz 19:201-4, 206, 208-10 passim. 2005
    ..The paper describes the methodology used for the German Acupuncture Trials (gerac), which demonstrates that it is possible to design acupuncture studies in accordance with the standards of good clinical practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fracture-related hip pain in elderly patients with proximal femoral fracture after discharge from stationary treatment
    Burkhard Dasch
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Overbergstr 17, 44801 Bochum, Germany
    Eur J Pain 12:149-56. 2008
    ..Proximal femoral fracture is a common condition in the elderly but very little is known about fracture-related hip pain in these patients after discharge from stationary treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and reliability of the ankle-brachial index as assessed by vascular experts, family physicians and nurses
    Tim Holland-Letz
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Vasc Med 12:105-12. 2007
    ..Additional studies will be required to confirm our observations in patients with PAD of various severities...
  11. doi request reprint Dose-dependent effect of early antiplatelet therapy in acute ischaemic stroke
    Saskia H Meves
    Department of Neurology, St Josef Hospital, Ruhr University Bochum, Gudrunstrasse 56, D 44791 Bochum, Germany
    Thromb Haemost 107:69-79. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest using a loading dose of 500 mg ASA intravenously as this seems to be favourable when a sufficient early platelet inhibitory effect is wanted...
  12. pmc Tailored antiplatelet therapy can overcome clopidogrel and aspirin resistance--the BOchum CLopidogrel and Aspirin Plan (BOCLA-Plan) to improve antiplatelet therapy
    Horst Neubauer
    Cardiovascular Center, Ruhr University Bochum, St, Josef Hospital, Gudrunstr, 56, D 44791 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Med 9:3. 2011
    ..The aim of this single-center prospective study was to reduce the low response incidence of dual antiplatelet therapy with ASA and clopidogrel according to a prespecified therapy algorithm...
  13. pmc Randomised controlled comparison of the Health Survey Short Form (SF-12) and the Graded Chronic Pain Scale (GCPS) in telephone interviews versus self-administered questionnaires. Are the results equivalent?
    Margitta Lungenhausen
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:50. 2007
    ..Therefore this study assessed whether patient responses to surveys depend on the mode of survey administration. The comparison was between mailed, self-administered questionnaires and telephone interviews...
  14. doi request reprint Comparing the antiplatelet effect of clopidogrel hydrogensulfate and clopidogrel besylate: a crossover study
    Horst Neubauer
    Cardiovascular Center, St Josef Hospital, Ruhr University Bochum, Gudrunstrasse 56, 44791, Bochum, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:533-40. 2009
    ....
  15. pmc The effect of time-to-surgery on outcome in elderly patients with proximal femoral fractures
    Rüdiger Smektala
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometrics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, D 44801 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:171. 2008
    ..Whether reducing time-to-surgery for elderly patients suffering from hip fracture results in better outcomes remains subject to controversial debates...
  16. doi request reprint Peripheral arterial disease as an independent predictor for excess stroke morbidity and mortality in primary-care patients: 5-year results of the getABI study
    Saskia H Meves
    Department for Neurology, St Josef Hospital, Bochum, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 29:546-54. 2010
    ..There is controversial evidence with regard to the significance of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) as an indicator for future stroke risk. We aimed to quantify the risk increase for mortality and morbidity associated with PAD...
  17. doi request reprint Effectiveness of antiplatelet therapy in atherosclerotic disease: comparing the ASA low-response prevalence in CVD, CAD and PAD
    Saskia H Meves
    Department of Neurology, St Josef Hospital, Ruhr University Bochum, Gudrunstraße 56, 44791, Bochum, Germany
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 37:190-201. 2014
    ..Our findings may explain, at least in part, the high rates of cardiovascular events observed in the course of atherothrombotic disease and support the need to improve antiplatelet therapy. ..
  18. doi request reprint BAPA, a synthetic dual inhibitor of Factor Xa and Thrombin, extends the storage-time to a maximum of 12 hours in ADP- and 24 hours in arachidonic acid-induced impedance aggregometry
    Andreas F C Kaiser
    Cardiovascular Center, St Josef Hospital, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 71:253-6. 2011
    ..Further studies including blood samples of patients and the comparison of BAPA to other anticoagulants are necessary to define the potential role of BAPA anticoagulated samples...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Do physicians overestimate effects of acupuncture treatment?]
    M Lungenhausen
    Abteilung für Schmerztherapie, Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Intensiv und Schmerztherapie der Berufsgenossenschaftlichen Kliniken Bergmannsheil Bochum
    Schmerz 19:506-12. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare physicians' and patients' ratings of pain relief following acupuncture and to identify correlations between patient characteristics and potential miscalibrations...
  20. pmc Feasibility of a multidimensional home-based exercise programme for the elderly with structured support given by the general practitioner's surgery: study protocol of a single arm trial preparing an RCT [ISRCTN58562962]
    Timo Hinrichs
    Department of Sports Medicine and Sports Nutrition, Ruhr University Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 9:37. 2009
    ..In order to prepare a randomised controlled trial (RCT), a feasibility study is being conducted...
  21. pmc Prevalence of self-reported pain, joint complaints and knee or hip complaints in adults aged ≥ 40 years: a cross-sectional survey in Herne, Germany
    Ulrich Thiem
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Bochum, Marienhospital Herne, Herne, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e60753. 2013
    ..Despite their epidemiological, clinical and health economic importance, prevalence data on pain and musculoskeletal complaints for Germany are scarce...
  22. pmc Is there an ideal way to initiate antiplatelet therapy with aspirin? A crossover study on healthy volunteers evaluating different dosing schemes with whole blood aggregometry
    Saskia H Meves
    Ruhr University Bochum, Department of Neurology, St, Josef Hospital, Gudrunstrasse 56, D 44791 Bochum, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 4:106. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the platelet inhibitory effect in healthy volunteers by using three different aspirin loading doses to gain a model for initiating antiplatelet treatment in acute strokes patients...
  23. doi request reprint Pantoprazole does not influence the antiplatelet effect of clopidogrel-a whole blood aggregometry study after coronary stenting
    Horst Neubauer
    Ruhr University Bochum, Cardiovascular Center, St Josef Hospital, Bochum, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 56:91-7. 2010
    ..Therefore, the use of pantoprazole seems preferable in patients treated with clopidogrel when a concomitant medication with a PPI is indicated...
  24. doi request reprint [Quality of care after distal radius fracture in Germany. Results of a fracture register of 1,201 elderly patients]
    R Smektala
    Chirurgische Universitatsklinik, Abteilung fur Unfallchirurgie, Knappschaftskrankenhaus Bochum Langendreer, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Bochum
    Unfallchirurg 112:46-54. 2009
    ..This study is the first to document the quality of inpatient care provided to elderly patients with distal radius fracture in Germany...
  25. ncbi request reprint Long-term improvement in pain coping for cLBP and gonarthrosis patients following body needle acupuncture: a prospective cohort study
    P Kukuk
    Department of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 10:263-72. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to determine such long-term effects 3 and 6 months after the end of a course of acupuncture treatment for chronic low-back pain (cLBP) or chronic pain caused by gonarthrosis...
  26. ncbi request reprint German Acupuncture Trials (GERAC) for chronic low back pain: randomized, multicenter, blinded, parallel-group trial with 3 groups
    Michael Haake
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Regensburg, Bad Abbach, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 167:1892-8. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, verum acupuncture has never been directly compared with sham acupuncture and guideline-based conventional therapy in patients with chronic low back pain...
  27. ncbi request reprint Designing an acupuncture study: the nationwide, randomized, controlled, German acupuncture trials on migraine and tension-type headache
    Albrecht F Molsberger
    Forschungsgruppe Akupunktur und Chinesische Medizin, Duesseldorf, Germany
    J Altern Complement Med 12:237-45. 2006
    ..However, there were no generally accepted guidelines on how to perform a consistent verum or sham treatment...
  28. doi request reprint Acupuncture: specific and non-specific effects
    Heinz G Endres
    Forsch Komplementmed 15:6-8. 2008