Marina Backhaus

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc The US7 score is sensitive to change in a large cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis over 12 months of therapy
    Tina M Backhaus
    Department of Medicine III, Nephrology and Rheumatology, Universitätsklinikum UKE, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1163-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Advances in sonographic scoring of rheumatoid arthritis
    Sarah Ohrndorf
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:ii69-75. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [Psoriatic arthritis with synchondrosis sternal superior manifestation]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Universitätsklinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie, und Klinische Immunologie, Universitatsklinikum Charite, Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 58:100-3. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint [New developments in joint ultrasonography]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik mit SP Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10098, Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 65:700-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint [Role of imaging methods in the early diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:32-5; quiz 36. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [Technique and diagnostic value of musculoskeletal ultrasonography in rheumatology. Part 6: ultrasonography of the wrist/hand]
    M Backhaus
    Universitatsklinikum Charite, Campus Mitte, Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 61:674-87. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint [Technical aspects and value of arthrosonography in rheumatologic diagnosis. 4: Ultrasound of the elbow]
    M Backhaus
    Universitätsklinikum Charitè Campus Mitte Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie Humboldt Universität zu Berlin Schumannstrasse 20 21 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:415-25. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Ultrasound and structural changes in inflammatory arthritis: synovitis and tenosynovitis
    Marina Backhaus
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology University Hospital Charité, Charite Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1154:139-51. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint [Imaging in rheumatology]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:1897-903. 2002
  10. pmc Prospective two year follow up study comparing novel and conventional imaging procedures in patients with arthritic finger joints
    M Backhaus
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite University Hospital, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 61:895-904. 2002

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. pmc The US7 score is sensitive to change in a large cohort of patients with rheumatoid arthritis over 12 months of therapy
    Tina M Backhaus
    Department of Medicine III, Nephrology and Rheumatology, Universitätsklinikum UKE, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1163-9. 2013
    ..To determine the sensitivity to change of the US7 score among RA patients under various therapies and to analyze the effect of each therapeutic option over 1 year. To estimate predictors for development of destructive bone changes...
  2. doi request reprint Advances in sonographic scoring of rheumatoid arthritis
    Sarah Ohrndorf
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:ii69-75. 2013
    ..The US7 score provides a fast overview of disease activity in daily rheumatological practice. This article reviews different US scores and sum scoring systems and current and proposed activity in this field...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Psoriatic arthritis with synchondrosis sternal superior manifestation]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Universitätsklinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie, und Klinische Immunologie, Universitatsklinikum Charite, Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 58:100-3. 1999
    ..The findings of bone-scintigraphy, conventional radiography and arthrosonography of the manubriosternal joint arthritis are compared and discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint [New developments in joint ultrasonography]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik mit SP Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10098, Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 65:700-7. 2006
    ..It is a convenient method for follow-up analysis, and therefore has an impact on the monitoring of therapy. It is patient-friendly and is an important tool for the diagnostic work-up of arthritis...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Role of imaging methods in the early diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik, Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:32-5; quiz 36. 2006
    ..Moreover, it permits sound assessment of the disease progression and hence, therapeutic monitoring. The method is patient friendly, has high diagnostic value and is an integral component in the clarification of arthritic symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Technique and diagnostic value of musculoskeletal ultrasonography in rheumatology. Part 6: ultrasonography of the wrist/hand]
    M Backhaus
    Universitatsklinikum Charite, Campus Mitte, Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 61:674-87. 2002
    ..A carpal tunnel syndrome is probable with a cross-sectional area of the median nerve of > or = 12 mm(2)...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Technical aspects and value of arthrosonography in rheumatologic diagnosis. 4: Ultrasound of the elbow]
    M Backhaus
    Universitätsklinikum Charitè Campus Mitte Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie Humboldt Universität zu Berlin Schumannstrasse 20 21 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:415-25. 2002
    ..Synovitis or effusions are probable if the difference between the right and left elbow is 1 mm, and they are definite if the difference is > or = 2 mm...
  8. doi request reprint Ultrasound and structural changes in inflammatory arthritis: synovitis and tenosynovitis
    Marina Backhaus
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology University Hospital Charité, Charite Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1154:139-51. 2009
    ..At present, contrast-enhanced ultrasonography is of particular interest for clinical studies in monitoring the new anti-inflammatory drugs used to treat rheumatological diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Imaging in rheumatology]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:1897-903. 2002
    ..Hot spots" are seen in locations of high bone turn over. Scintigraphy is also helpful to localize or exclude inflammation...
  10. pmc Prospective two year follow up study comparing novel and conventional imaging procedures in patients with arthritic finger joints
    M Backhaus
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite University Hospital, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 61:895-904. 2002
    ..Additionally, to study the course of soft tissue lesions depicted in the initial study in comparison with the clinical findings...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Value of arthrosonography in early arthritis diagnosis]
    M Backhaus
    Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie und Klinische Immunologie Universitätsklinikum Charité Humboldt Universität zu Berlin Schumannstr 20 21, 10098 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:120-9. 2002
    ..Dynamical examination of joints allows the detection of structural abnormalities. Sonography can also be used for interventional procedures such as joint aspirations, guidance of therapy and needle biopsy...
  12. pmc Diagnostic quality and scoring of synovitis, tenosynovitis and erosions in low-field MRI of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a comparison with conventional MRI
    Claudia Schirmer
    Department of Radiology, Charite Medical School, Campus Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:522-9. 2007
    ..To compare dedicated low-field MRI (lfMRI) with conventional MRI (cMRI) in the detection and scoring of synovitis, tenosynovitis and erosions in patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
  13. pmc Anti-dsDNA-NcX ELISA: dsDNA-loaded nucleosomes improve diagnosis and monitoring of disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Robert Biesen
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, Berlin D 10117, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R26. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Unmasking of autoreactive CD4 T cells by depletion of CD25 regulatory T cells in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Jan Broder Engler
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:2176-83. 2011
    ..The authors assess autoreactive CD4 T cells in a representative SLE collective (n=38) by flow cytometry and study the influence of regulatory T cells (Treg) on their antigenic challenge...
  15. doi request reprint Urinary CD4 T cells identify SLE patients with proliferative lupus nephritis and can be used to monitor treatment response
    Philipp Enghard
    Department of Nephrology and Intensive Care Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 73:277-83. 2014
    ..Proliferative lupus nephritis (LN) is one of the major concerns in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Here we evaluate urinary CD4 T cells as a biomarker of active LN and indicator of treatment response...
  16. ncbi request reprint Six-minute walk distance as a marker for disability and complaints in patients with systemic sclerosis
    Katrin Deuschle
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:S53-9. 2011
    ..Here, we have analysed whether 6MWD is associated with clinical parameters obtained by an extended standardised assessment of SSc patients...
  17. doi request reprint Indocyanine green-enhanced fluorescence optical imaging in patients with early and very early arthritis: a comparative study with magnetic resonance imaging
    Stephanie G Werner
    Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany RHIO Center Dusseldorf and RHIO Research Institute, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 65:3036-44. 2013
    ..We undertook this study to compare FOI with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in 32 patients with early and very early untreated arthritis (mean disease duration 7.1 months)...
  18. doi request reprint Performance of the 2011 ACR/EULAR preliminary remission criteria compared with DAS28 remission in unselected patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Katja Thiele
    Epidemiology Unit, German Rheumatism Research Centre, a Leibniz Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1194-9. 2013
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Musculoskeletal ultrasound and other imaging modalities in rheumatoid arthritis
    Sarah Ohrndorf
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 25:367-74. 2013
    ..Furthermore, other novel sensitive imaging modalities (high resolution peripheral quantitative computed tomography and fluorescence optical imaging) are introduced in this article...
  20. pmc Immediate determination of ACPA and rheumatoid factor--a novel point of care test for detection of anti-MCV antibodies and rheumatoid factor using a lateral-flow immunoassay
    Franziska Renger
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R120. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate a point of care test (POCT) for detection of anti-MCV antibodies immediately at the first visit or at the bed side...
  21. pmc Is musculoskeletal ultrasonography an operator-dependent method or a fast and reliably teachable diagnostic tool? Interreader agreements of three ultrasonographers with different training levels
    Sarah Ohrndorf
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Int J Rheumatol 2010:164518. 2010
    ....
  22. doi request reprint German guidelines for the sequential medical treatment of rheumatoid arthritis with traditional and biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs
    Katinka Albrecht
    German Society of Rheumatology, Berlin, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 34:1-9. 2014
    ..In addition, more recent evidence from a systematic literature research was considered. They have been developed and approved by a group of national experts aiming at guidance for rheumatologists to reach best medical practice. ..
  23. doi request reprint Sialic acid-binding Ig-like lectin 1 expression in inflammatory and resident monocytes is a potential biomarker for monitoring disease activity and success of therapy in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Robert Biesen
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 58:1136-45. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to establish a feasible biomarker for IFN effects with respect to disease activity and effectiveness of IFN-suppressive therapy in SLE patients...
  24. doi request reprint Musculoskeletal ultrasonography in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Sarah Ohrndorf
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Nat Rev Rheumatol 9:433-7. 2013
    ..This article also describes ultrasonographic scores that could feasibly be integrated into daily rheumatology practice for the evaluation of patients with RA. ..
  25. pmc Antibodies against PM/Scl-75 and PM/Scl-100 are independent markers for different subsets of systemic sclerosis patients
    Katharina Hanke
    Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Humboldt University Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, Berlin 10117, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R22. 2009
    ..Furthermore, it remains speculative whether commercially available test systems detecting only anti-PM/Scl-100 antibodies are sufficient in SSc patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis of the shoulder joint: comparison of conventional radiography, ultrasound, and dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Kay Geert A Hermann
    Department of Radiology, Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 48:3338-49. 2003
    ..To determine the role of ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) compared with conventional radiography in the detection of chronic and acute inflammatory manifestations of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) of the shoulder joint...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Imaging techniques in rheumatology: sonography in rheumatoid arthritis]
    W A Schmidt
    Rheumaklinik Berlin Buch, Karower Strasse 11, 13125 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 62:23-33. 2003
    ..Carpal- and ulnar neuropathy occur secondary to rheumatoid arthritis and may lead to characteristic nerve swelling. Ultrasound-guided injections into joints and tendon sheets can be performed...
  28. pmc Interobserver reliability of rheumatologists performing musculoskeletal ultrasonography: results from a EULAR "Train the trainers" course
    A K Scheel
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology and Rheumatology, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1043-9. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Low-field MRI for assessing synovitis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Impact of Gd-DTPA dose on synovitis scoring
    I Eshed
    Department of Radiology, Charite Medical School, Campus Mitte, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Scand J Rheumatol 35:277-82. 2006
    ..To investigate the impact of a double dose compared to a single dose of contrast material in low-field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) on semi-quantitative scoring of synovitis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Technique and value of arthrosonography in rheumatologic diagnosis. 2: Ultrasound diagnosis of the hip area]
    W A Schmidt
    Rheumaklinik Berlin Buch Karower Strasse 11, 13125 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:180-8. 2002
    ..Synovitis or effusions are probable if the difference between right and left hip is > or = 2 mm, and they are definite if the difference is > or = 3 mm...
  31. pmc Prospective 7 year follow up imaging study comparing radiography, ultrasonography, and magnetic resonance imaging in rheumatoid arthritis finger joints
    A K Scheel
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology and Rheumatology, Georg August University Gottingen, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:595-600. 2006
    ....
  32. pmc First clinical evaluation of sagittal laser optical tomography for detection of synovitis in arthritic finger joints
    A K Scheel
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology and Rheumatology, Georg August University Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:239-45. 2005
    ..To identify classifiers in images obtained with sagittal laser optical tomography (SLOT) that can be used to distinguish between joints affected and not affected by synovitis...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Imaging techniques in rheumatology: scintigraphy in rheumatoid arthritis]
    D Sandrock
    Universitatsklinikum Charite, Klinik für Nuklearmedizin, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 62:476-80. 2003
    ..The technical details including documentation of the scintigraphic results are presented according to the procedure guidelines of the German Society of Nuclear Medicine (www.nuklearmedizin. de)...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Technique and value of arthrosonography in rheumatologic diagnosis--3: Ultrasound diagnosis of the ankle joint, foot and toes]
    W A Schmidt
    Rheumaklinik Berlin Buch Karower Strasse 11, 13125 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:279-90. 2002
    ..Using modern equipment with higher resolution a hypoechoic border may be normal up to 3 mm in the ankle joints, the MTP joints, and around the peroneus tendons, and up to 4 mm around the tibialis posterior tendons...
  35. pmc EULAR report on the use of ultrasonography in painful knee osteoarthritis. Part 1: prevalence of inflammation in osteoarthritis
    M A D'Agostino
    Rheumatology Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1703-9. 2005
    ....
  36. pmc EULAR report on the use of ultrasonography in painful knee osteoarthritis. Part 2: exploring decision rules for clinical utility
    P Conaghan
    Rheumatology Department, Cochin Hospital, 27, rue du Faubourg St Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1710-4. 2005
    ..Synovial inflammation (as defined by hypertrophy and effusion) is common in osteoarthritis (OA) and may be important in both pain and structural progression...
  37. pmc Interobserver reliability in musculoskeletal ultrasonography: results from a "Teach the Teachers" rheumatologist course
    E Naredo
    Rheumatology, Hospital Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:14-9. 2006
    ....
  38. pmc Granulomatous synovialitis with erosions in the shoulder joint: a rare case of polyarthritis caused by Mycobacterium kansasii
    K Loddenkemper
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1088-90. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint [Imaging techniques in rheumatology: magnetic resonance imaging in rheumatoid arthritis]
    B Ostendorf
    Klinik fur Nephrologie und Rheumatologie, Rheumazentrum Düsseldorf, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 62:274-86. 2003
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint [Technique and diagnostic value of musculoskelatal ultrasonography in rheumatology. Part 5: Ultrasonography of the shoulder]
    H Mellerowicz
    Orthop Klinik der Freien Universität Berlin in der Zentralklinik Emil von Behring Stiftung Oskar Helene Heim Gimpelsteig 9 14165 Berlin, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:577-89. 2002
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint [Imaging of osteoarthritis of the peripheral joints]
    J Zacher
    Klinik für Orthopädie und orthopädische Rheumatologie, Helios Klinikum Berlin Buch, Hobrechtsfelder Chaussee 96, 13125 Berlin
    Z Rheumatol 66:257-8, 260-4, 266. 2007
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint [Imaging methods in rheumatology: imaging in psoriasis arthritis (PsA)]
    R Rau
    Rheumaklinik, Evangelisches Fachkrankenhaus, Ratingen
    Z Rheumatol 65:159-67. 2006
    ..While conventional radiography demonstrates the bony consequences of inflammation in the spine, MRI also shows the active inflammatory changes in sacroiliacal joints and vertebrae...