A Icks

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Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with type 2 diabetes: a population-based study
    Andrea Icks
    Arch Intern Med 162:1067-9; author reply 1069. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent social disparities in the risk of hospital admission of paediatric diabetic patients in Germany-prospective data from 1277 diabetic children and adolescents
    A Icks
    Institute for Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:440-2. 2007
  3. pmc Time-dependent impact of diabetes on mortality in patients with stroke: survival up to 5 years in a health insurance population cohort in Germany
    Andrea Icks
    Department of Public Health, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 35:1868-75. 2012
  4. pmc Blood glucose testing and primary prevention of diabetes mellitus type 2--evaluation of the effect of evidence based patient information
    Jutta Genz
    German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:15. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost comparison analysis: pentaerythrithyl tetranitrate (PETN) and isosorbide dinitrate (ISDN) prescribed to diabetic patients in primary care practices in Germany
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:516-23. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Widening of a social gradient in obesity risk? German national health surveys 1990 and 1998
    Andrea Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:685-90. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Economics in pediatric type 1 diabetes - results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:448-54. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes screening: results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S167-71. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint [Quality of care and extent of complications in a population-based sample of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The KORA Survey 2000]
    A Icks
    Institut für Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Deutsches Diabeteszentrum, Leibniz Institut an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:73-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes in a 'real world' routine healthcare setting: model based on the KORA Survey 2000
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:473-80. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with type 2 diabetes: a population-based study
    Andrea Icks
    Arch Intern Med 162:1067-9; author reply 1069. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Persistent social disparities in the risk of hospital admission of paediatric diabetic patients in Germany-prospective data from 1277 diabetic children and adolescents
    A Icks
    Institute for Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:440-2. 2007
    ..Reduction of social inequality in health care is a major target in many countries. The risk of hospital admission is thought to be higher in diabetic children from socially deprived families but actual data are lacking...
  3. pmc Time-dependent impact of diabetes on mortality in patients with stroke: survival up to 5 years in a health insurance population cohort in Germany
    Andrea Icks
    Department of Public Health, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 35:1868-75. 2012
    ..To estimate the impact of diabetes on mortality in patients after first stroke event...
  4. pmc Blood glucose testing and primary prevention of diabetes mellitus type 2--evaluation of the effect of evidence based patient information
    Jutta Genz
    German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:15. 2010
    ..Thus we developed a web-based EBPI and aim to evaluate its effects on informed decision making in people 50 years or older...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost comparison analysis: pentaerythrithyl tetranitrate (PETN) and isosorbide dinitrate (ISDN) prescribed to diabetic patients in primary care practices in Germany
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:516-23. 2007
    ..Thus, the aim of this investigation was to compare the costs for PETN and ISDN therapy in diabetic patients in primary care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Widening of a social gradient in obesity risk? German national health surveys 1990 and 1998
    Andrea Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:685-90. 2007
    ..Whether differences in obesity prevalences across social status levels have widened remains controversial...
  7. ncbi request reprint Economics in pediatric type 1 diabetes - results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:448-54. 2007
    ..Economic aspects are of increasing interest to decide appropriate strategies in clinical practice. However, knowledge in pediatric diabetes is limited...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes screening: results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S167-71. 2005
    ..In the future, the most important question is whether type 2 diabetes screening and early treatment is effective with respect to clinical outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Quality of care and extent of complications in a population-based sample of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The KORA Survey 2000]
    A Icks
    Institut für Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Deutsches Diabeteszentrum, Leibniz Institut an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:73-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse health care processes and outcomes in type 2 diabetes in a representative population sample of persons, aged 25-74 years, in the region of Augsburg, Germany...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes in a 'real world' routine healthcare setting: model based on the KORA Survey 2000
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:473-80. 2007
    ..To analyse the clinical and cost-effectiveness of the primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes in a 'real world' routine healthcare setting using population-based data (KORA Survey in Augsburg, Germany, total population approximately 600,000)...
  11. doi request reprint Differences in trends in estimated incidence of myocardial infarction in non-diabetic and diabetic people: Monitoring Trends and Determinants on Cardiovascular Diseases (MONICA)/Cooperative Health Research in the Region of Augsburg (KORA) registry
    A Icks
    German Diabetes Center, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Centre for Diabetes Research, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 52:1836-41. 2009
    ..We estimated the trend of the incidence and relative risk of myocardial infarction in the diabetic and non-diabetic populations in southern Germany from 1985 to 2006...
  12. ncbi request reprint Incremental prescription and drug costs during the years preceding diabetes diagnosis in primary care practices in Germany
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:348-55. 2006
    ..To evaluate incremental drug prescription costs before diabetes diagnosis in primary care patients in Germany...
  13. ncbi request reprint Are symptoms of depression more common in diabetes? Results from the Heinz Nixdorf Recall study
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Centre, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 25:1330-6. 2008
    ..To estimate the association between depressive symptoms and Type 2 diabetes, as well as previously undetected diabetes, in a large population-based sample in Germany and to determine associated variables...
  14. pmc Time-dependent impact of diabetes on mortality in patients after major lower extremity amputation: survival in a population-based 5-year cohort in Germany
    Andrea Icks
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 34:1350-4. 2011
    ..To estimate the impact of diabetes on mortality in patients after first major lower extremity amputation (LEA)...
  15. doi request reprint Stroke in the diabetic and non-diabetic population in Germany: relative and attributable risks, 2005-2007
    Andrea Icks
    Department of Public Health, Center for Health and Society, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Diabetes Complications 25:90-6. 2011
    ..We evaluated nationwide incidence of stroke in the diabetic compared to the non-diabetic populations as well as relative and attributable stroke risks due to diabetes in Germany...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diabetes prevalence and association with social status--widening of a social gradient? German national health surveys 1990-1992 and 1998
    Andrea Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:293-7. 2007
    ..Widening of social inequality in health is often discussed. Data regarding trends of the association between diabetes prevalence and social status are lacking...
  17. doi request reprint Costs of dialysis--a regional population-based analysis
    Andrea Icks
    German Diabetes Center, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1647-52. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to calculate the costs of long-term dialysis in 2006 on the basis of patient-specific data from a well-defined population in a region in western Germany (n = 310,757)...
  18. doi request reprint Incidence of lower-limb amputations in the diabetic compared to the non-diabetic population. findings from nationwide insurance data, Germany, 2005-2007
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:500-4. 2009
    ..Nationwide data to incidences of amputations in the diabetic and non-diabetic populations in Germany as well as relative and attributable risks due to diabetes are lacking so far...
  19. ncbi request reprint The diabetes epidemic in the elderly population in Western Europe: data from population-based studies
    W Rathmann
    Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S110-4. 2005
    ..Comparative studies on the predictive values of obesity, physical activity, and nutrition and possible interactions with genetic markers in European populations are of interest in the future...
  20. ncbi request reprint Medication costs by glucose tolerance stage in younger and older women and men: results from the population-based KORA survey in Germany
    H Claessen
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 121:614-23. 2013
    ..These results may help to validly estimate cost-effectiveness of screening and early treatment or prevention of diabetes. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint Direct costs of pediatric diabetes care in Germany and their predictors
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 112:302-9. 2004
    ..Cost-of-illness study to evaluate diabetes-related direct costs for the care of diabetic children and adolescents in Germany from the perspective of the statutory health insurance...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the associations of socioeconomic status with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance in the elderly population: the KORA Survey 2000
    W Rathmann
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 15:627-33. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes mellitus in Southern Germany: target populations for efficient screening. The KORA survey 2000
    W Rathmann
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Düsseldorf University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 46:182-9. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Patient time costs attributable to healthcare use in diabetes: results from the population-based KORA survey in Germany
    A Icks
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:1245-9. 2013
    ..We estimated patient time costs attributable to outpatient and inpatient care in study participants with diagnosed diabetes, previously undetected diabetes, impaired glucose regulation and normal glucose tolerance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Undiagnosed diabetes mellitus among patients with prior myocardial infarction
    W Rathmann
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology Diabetes Research Institute, Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Kardiol 91:620-5. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of undiagnosed diabetic subjects in a group of long-term myocardial infarction (MI) survivors and to investigate their cardiovascular risk factors and medical care...
  26. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic conditions and type 1 diabetes in childhood in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
    J B du Prel
    German Diabetes Centre at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 50:720-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the relationships between childhood type 1 diabetes and socioeconomic conditions, which might provide clues to the aetiology of the disease...
  27. doi request reprint Diabetes incidence does not differ between subjects with and without high depressive symptoms--5-year follow-up results of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:65-9. 2013
    ..In a population-based cohort study, we compared cumulative incidences of diabetes between participants with and without high depressive symptoms...
  28. doi request reprint Blood glucose testing and primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes-evaluation of the effect of evidence-based patient information: a randomized controlled trial
    J Genz
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 29:1011-20. 2012
    ..standard patient information about sub-threshold elevated blood glucose levels and primary prevention of diabetes on informed patient decision making...
  29. doi request reprint Projection of the burden of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Germany: a demographic modelling approach to estimate the direct medical excess costs from 2010 to 2040
    R Waldeyer
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:999-1008. 2013
    ..To model the future costs of Type 2 diabetes in Germany, taking into account demographic changes, disease dynamics and undiagnosed cases...
  30. doi request reprint Inpatient and outpatient health care utilization of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes before and after introduction of DRGs
    C Bächle
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 118:644-8. 2010
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Costs of paediatric diabetes care in Germany: current situation and comparison with the year 2000
    C C Bächle
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 29:1327-34. 2012
    ..To estimate direct costs of paediatric Type 1 diabetes care and associated factors in Germany for the year 2007 and to compare results with the costs for the year 2000...
  32. ncbi request reprint Low faecal elastase 1 concentrations in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    W Rathmann
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Scand J Gastroenterol 36:1056-61. 2001
    ..The availability of faecal elastase 1 as a non-invasive test has aided the detection of impaired exocrine function in population studies. We describe the association between levels of faecal elastase 1 and Type 2 diabetes...
  33. doi request reprint Frequency and cost of diabetic ketoacidosis in Germany--study in 12,001 paediatric patients
    A Icks
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 121:58-9. 2013
    ..S., in particular due to hospitalization. Aim of our study was to analyse DKAs and associated costs in Germany, where structured diabetes care including education is available for all patients...
  34. doi request reprint Diabetes and incident depression: Is the association mediated or modified by sociodemographic factors or co-morbidities? A systematic review
    B Albers
    German Diabetes Center, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 119:591-8. 2011
    ..Diabetic patients suffer more frequently from depression. Aim was to evaluate sociodemographic parameters and co-morbidities and late complications as potential modifying factors in the occurrence of depression in diabetic individuals...
  35. ncbi request reprint Incidence of blindness in relation to diabetes. A population-based study
    C Trautner
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Diabetes Research Institute, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 20:1147-53. 1997
    ..Vincent Declaration). We collected data about incidence rates of blindness in the diabetic population compared with the nondiabetic population. Up to now, such data are scarce-even worldwide...
  36. doi request reprint Reduced incidence of blindness in relation to diabetes mellitus in southern Germany?
    J Genz
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 27:1138-43. 2010
    ..We estimated the incidence of blindness in the diabetic and non-diabetic population in 2008 and compared it with results from 1990-1998 in a neighbouring region...
  37. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in subjects with functional bowel disorders in Germany
    A Icks
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 40:863-7. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between HRQL and FBD within a three year period in a population-based sample in Germany...
  38. ncbi request reprint Low fecal elastase-1 in type I diabetes mellitus
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 39:823-30. 2001
    ..Fecal elastase-1 has facilitated evaluation of pancreatic dysfunction in population-based studies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of functional bowel disorders and related health care seeking: a population-based study
    A Icks
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 40:177-83. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence of FBD in a population-based sample and to assess FBD-related health care seeking and medication in Germany...
  40. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prevalence of childhood type 1 diabetes mellitus in Germany--model-based national estimates
    J Rosenbauer
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, Düsseldorf University, Germany
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:1497-504. 2002
    ..This striking high frequency of T1DM in Germany has an important impact on clinical and economic aspects of diabetes care in childhood and adolescence...
  41. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization among diabetic children and adolescents and the general population in Germany. German Working Group for Pediatric Diabetology
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf
    Diabetes Care 24:435-40. 2001
    ..To compare hospitalization in a multicenter-based cohort of diabetic children and adolescents (aged 1-19 years) in Germany with that of the general population...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and predictors of severe ketoacidosis at onset of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children in a North Rhine-Westphalian region, Germany
    J Rosenbauer
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, University of Dusseldorf
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:1137-45. 2002
    ..54, 95% CI: 1.10-11.35). Frequency of ketoacidosis at DM onset needs to be reduced through increased public and medical awareness of the presenting characteristics of childhood DM...
  43. ncbi request reprint Trends in outpatient prescription drug costs in diabetic patients in Germany, 1994-2004
    Wolfgang Rathmann
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 30:848-53. 2007
    ..New antidiabetic medications have been introduced during the last decade, but their impact on health care cost is largely unknown. Prescription costs in diabetic patients in primary care in Germany were evaluated (1994-2004)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Ten-year change in serum uric acid and its relation to changes in other metabolic risk factors in young black and white adults: the CARDIA study
    Wolfgang Rathmann
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:439-45. 2007
    ..The correlation of uric acid and triglycerides was found within the normal range and could not be explained by obesity...
  45. pmc Within-trial economic evaluation of diabetes-specific cognitive behaviour therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes and subthreshold depression
    Nadja Chernyak
    Department of Public Health, Center of Health and Society, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:625. 2010
    ..Despite the high prevalence of subthreshold depression in patients with type 2 diabetes, evidence on cost-effectiveness of different therapy options for these patients is currently lacking...
  46. pmc Trends in hospitalization and sociodemographic factors in diabetic and nondiabetic populations in Germany: national health survey, 1990-1992 and 1998
    Andrea Icks
    German Diabetes Research Center, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Am J Public Health 96:1656-61. 2006
    ..We examined time trends of hospitalization, a main outcome measure in health care, in the diabetic and nondiabetic populations in Germany and their associations with sociodemographic variables...
  47. ncbi request reprint Performance of screening questionnaires and risk scores for undiagnosed diabetes: the KORA Survey 2000
    Wolfgang Rathmann
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at Düsseldorf University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 165:436-41. 2005
    ..Validation of published screening questionnaires and risk scores for undiagnosed diabetes has typically not been performed in independent population samples...
  48. ncbi request reprint Direct costs of care in germany for children and adolescents with diabetes mellitus in the early course after onset
    Andrea Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 17:1551-9. 2004
    ..Prospective population-based cost-of-illness study to evaluate diabetes mellitus (DM)-related direct costs in German pediatric DM care in the early course after onset (perspective: statutory health insurers)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of different screening procedures for type 2 diabetes: the KORA Survey 2000
    Andrea Icks
    German Diabetes Research Institute, Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 27:2120-8. 2004
    ..To compare the cost-effectiveness of different type 2 diabetes screening strategies using population-based data (KORA Survey; Augsburg, Germany; subjects aged 55-74 years), including participation data...
  50. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of cognitive behaviour therapy for treatment of minor or mild-major depression in elderly patients with type 2 diabetes: study protocol for the economic evaluation alongside the MIND-DIA randomized controlled trial (MIND-DIA CE
    Nadja Chernyak
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Centre, Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 9:25. 2009
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Incidence of renal replacement therapy (RRT) in the diabetic compared with the non-diabetic population in a German region, 2002-08
    Andrea Icks
    Department of Public Health, Center of Health and Society, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:264-9. 2011
    ..This study was conducted to estimate incidences of renal replacement therapy (RRT) in the diabetic and non-diabetic populations in Germany, as well as relative and attributable risks of RRT due to diabetes...
  52. ncbi request reprint Association of lay beliefs about causes of depression with social distance
    H R Cleveland
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 128:397-405. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association of lay attributions about causes of depression with attitudes and prejudiced behaviour towards people with depression...
  53. doi request reprint Neuropad: evaluation of three cut-off points of sudomotor dysfunction for early detection of polyneuropathy in recently diagnosed diabetes
    D Ziegler
    Institute for Clinical Diabetology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 28:1412-5. 2011
    ..To examine the sensitivity and specificity of three cut-off points of Neuropad for the diagnosis of distal symmetric polyneuropathy and small-fibre dysfunction in patients within the first year after diagnosis of diabetes...
  54. doi request reprint [Methods of health economic evaluation for health services research]
    A Icks
    Deutsches Diabetes Zentrum an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Institut für Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Dusseldorf
    Gesundheitswesen 72:917-33. 2010
    ..Finally, the need for methodological advancement with regard to data collection and analysis and issues pertaining to communication and dissemination of results of health economic evaluations are discussed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Social inequality in childhood diabetes--a population-based follow-up study in Germany
    Andrea Icks
    Pediatrics 111:222-4; author reply 222-4. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, leisure habits and obesity in first-grade children
    Christine Graf
    Institute for Cardiology and Sports Medicine, Koln, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 11:284-90. 2004
    ..In this study, we examine the association between body indices, motor abilities and active (sport) and passive (television/computer) leisure time activities in a cohort of first-grade pupils...
  57. ncbi request reprint Increased use of hip protectors in nursing homes: economic analysis of a cluster randomized, controlled trial
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:2153-8. 2005
    ..To assess the cost-efficacy of an intervention program aimed at reducing hip fractures...
  58. pmc Remarkable decline in hip fracture incidence in younger age groups in Germany
    Andrea Icks
    Am J Public Health 97:1733-4. 2007
  59. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in the elderly population according to IDF, WHO, and NCEP definitions and associations with C-reactive protein: the KORA Survey 2000
    Wolfgang Rathmann
    Diabetes Care 29:461. 2006