Andreas Michalsen

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Affiliation: Heart Center Brandenburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of traditional cupping therapy in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
    Andreas Michalsen
    Immanuel Hospital Berlin, Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    J Pain 10:601-8. 2009
  2. pmc Comparative effectiveness of a complex Ayurvedic treatment and conventional standard care in osteoarthritis of the knee--study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Claudia M Witt
    Institute for Social Medicine Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Trials 14:149. 2013
  3. pmc Predictors of yoga use among internal medicine patients
    Holger Cramer
    Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Faculty of Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:172. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Yoga for chronic neck pain: a pilot randomized controlled clinical trial
    Andreas Michalsen
    Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    J Pain 13:1122-30. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prolonged fasting as a method of mood enhancement in chronic pain syndromes: a review of clinical evidence and mechanisms
    Andreas Michalsen
    Immanuel Hospital Berlin, Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charité University Medical Centre, Germany
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:80-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Hunger and mood during extended fasting are dependent on the GNB3 C825T polymorphism
    Andreas Michalsen
    Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Immanuel Hospital Berlin, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 54:184-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Elevated human beta-defensin-2 levels indicate an activation of the innate immune system in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Jost Langhorst
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Essen, Germany
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:404-10. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: perceived stress is a potential indicator for CAM use
    Jost Langhorst
    University of Duisburg Essen, Department of Internal Medicine, Chair of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Am Deimelsberg 34a, D 45276 Essen, Germany
    Complement Ther Med 15:30-7. 2007
  9. pmc Iyengar yoga for distressed women: a 3-armed randomized controlled trial
    Andreas Michalsen
    Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charité University Medical Centre, 10098 Berlin, Germany Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine Immanuel Hospital Berlin, 14109 Berlin, Germany
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:408727. 2012
  10. pmc In-Patient Treatment of Fibromyalgia: A Controlled Nonrandomized Comparison of Conventional Medicine versus Integrative Medicine including Fasting Therapy
    Andreas Michalsen
    Charite University Medical Center, Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, 10098 Berlin, Germany Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Immanuel Hospital Berlin, 14109 Berlin, Germany
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:908610. 2013

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Effects of traditional cupping therapy in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
    Andreas Michalsen
    Immanuel Hospital Berlin, Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    J Pain 10:601-8. 2009
    ..We conclude that cupping therapy may be effective in relieving the pain and other symptoms related to CTS. The efficacy of cupping in the long-term management of CTS and related mechanisms remains to be clarified...
  2. pmc Comparative effectiveness of a complex Ayurvedic treatment and conventional standard care in osteoarthritis of the knee--study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Claudia M Witt
    Institute for Social Medicine Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Trials 14:149. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of complex Ayurvedic treatment in comparison with conventional methods of treating OA symptoms in patients with knee osteoarthritis...
  3. pmc Predictors of yoga use among internal medicine patients
    Holger Cramer
    Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Faculty of Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:172. 2013
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional analysis was to identify sociodemographic, clinical, and psychological predictors of yoga use among internal medicine patients...
  4. doi request reprint Yoga for chronic neck pain: a pilot randomized controlled clinical trial
    Andreas Michalsen
    Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    J Pain 13:1122-30. 2012
    ..Yoga led to superior pain relief and functional improvements and might be a useful treatment option for chronic neck pain...
  5. doi request reprint Prolonged fasting as a method of mood enhancement in chronic pain syndromes: a review of clinical evidence and mechanisms
    Andreas Michalsen
    Immanuel Hospital Berlin, Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charité University Medical Centre, Germany
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:80-7. 2010
    ..Fasting treatments may be useful as an adjunctive therapeutic approach in chronic pain patients. The mood-enhancing and pain-relieving effect of therapeutic fasting should be further evaluated in randomized clinical trials...
  6. doi request reprint Hunger and mood during extended fasting are dependent on the GNB3 C825T polymorphism
    Andreas Michalsen
    Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Immanuel Hospital Berlin, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 54:184-8. 2009
    ..The 825T allele of the G protein beta3-subunit gene (GNB3) is a thrifty genotype associated with an increased risk for obesity. We aimed to determine whether the 825T allele is modifying the subjective response to extended fasting...
  7. doi request reprint Elevated human beta-defensin-2 levels indicate an activation of the innate immune system in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Jost Langhorst
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Essen, Germany
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:404-10. 2009
    ..Recent results imply that HBD-2 is expressed in active intestinal inflammation, especially in ulcerative colitis (UC). Our aim was to evaluate fecal measurements of HBD-2 in patients with active UC and IBS, and in healthy controls (HCs)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: perceived stress is a potential indicator for CAM use
    Jost Langhorst
    University of Duisburg Essen, Department of Internal Medicine, Chair of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Am Deimelsberg 34a, D 45276 Essen, Germany
    Complement Ther Med 15:30-7. 2007
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  9. pmc Iyengar yoga for distressed women: a 3-armed randomized controlled trial
    Andreas Michalsen
    Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charité University Medical Centre, 10098 Berlin, Germany Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine Immanuel Hospital Berlin, 14109 Berlin, Germany
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:408727. 2012
    ..Furthermore, attending twice-weekly yoga classes was not superior to once-weekly classes, as a result of limited compliance in the twice-weekly group...
  10. pmc In-Patient Treatment of Fibromyalgia: A Controlled Nonrandomized Comparison of Conventional Medicine versus Integrative Medicine including Fasting Therapy
    Andreas Michalsen
    Charite University Medical Center, Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, 10098 Berlin, Germany Department of Internal and Complementary Medicine, Immanuel Hospital Berlin, 14109 Berlin, Germany
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:908610. 2013
    ..Longer-term studies are warranted to assess the clinical impact of integrative multimodal treatment in fibromyalgia...
  11. pmc Effects of phlebotomy-induced reduction of body iron stores on metabolic syndrome: results from a randomized clinical trial
    Khosrow S Houschyar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, University Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    BMC Med 10:54. 2012
    ..We tested the hypothesis that phlebotomy-induced reduction of body iron stores would alter the clinical presentation of METS, using a randomized trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 4 neutrophil-derived proteins in feces as indicators of disease activity in ulcerative colitis
    Jost Langhorst
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:1085-91. 2005
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Randomized-controlled trial comparing yoga and home-based exercise for chronic neck pain
    Holger Cramer
    Chair of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Clin J Pain 29:216-23. 2013
    ..There is growing evidence for the effectiveness of yoga for relieving musculoskeletal disorders. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of Iyengar yoga compared with exercise on chronic nonspecific neck pain...
  14. doi request reprint Clay jojoba oil facial mask for lesioned skin and mild acne--results of a prospective, observational pilot study
    Larissa Meier
    Immanuel Hospital, Department of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Charité University Medical Centre, Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Berlin, Germany
    Forsch Komplementmed 19:75-9. 2012
    ..External application of clay facial masks is a cosmetic procedure generally used to reduce skin lesions and to improve overall skin condition...
  15. ncbi request reprint Amount of systemic steroid medication is a strong predictor for the use of complementary and alternative medicine in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: results from a German national survey
    Jost Langhorst
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Germany
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:287-95. 2005
    ..To further elucidate this phenomenon, we sent questionnaires to a large sample of IBD patients in Germany to determine the patterns and predictors of their CAM use...
  16. doi request reprint How to treat a patient with chronic low back pain - methodology and results of the first international case conference of integrative medicine
    Benno Brinkhaus
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center Berlin, Luisenstr 57, 10098 Berlin, Germany
    Complement Ther Med 19:54-62. 2011
    ..In this paper the methodological tool "case conference on IM" is also described...