Stefanie Mache

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Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Development and evaluation of a computer-based medical work assessment programme
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 3:35. 2008
  2. pmc Does type of hospital ownership influence physicians' daily work schedules? An observational real-time study in German hospital departments
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite School of Medicine, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Resour Health 7:41. 2009
  3. doi request reprint [Always out of breath? An analysis of a doctor's tasks in pneumology]
    S Mache
    Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Freie Universität und Humboldt Universität, Berlin
    Pneumologie 63:369-73. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Pediatricians' working conditions in German hospitals: a real-time task analysis
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 169:551-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Cancer care and residents' working hours in oncology and hematology departments: an observational real-time study in German hospitals
    Stefanie Mache
    Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin und Freie Universität Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:81-6. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgeons' work engagement: Influencing factors and relations to job and life satisfaction
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany Charité Center for Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Division of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany Institute of Occupational Medicine, Social Medicine and Environmental Medicine, Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany Electronic address
    Surgeon 12:181-90. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgeons' work ability and performance in surgical care: relations between organisational predictors, work engagement and work ability
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:317-25. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Coping with job stress by hospital doctors: a comparative study
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 162:440-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Doctors' working conditions in emergency care units in Germany: a real-time assessment
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Emerg Med J 29:e1. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cognitive-enhancing substance use at German universities: frequency, reasons and gender differences
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 162:262-71. 2012

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Publications39

  1. pmc Development and evaluation of a computer-based medical work assessment programme
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 3:35. 2008
    ..In addition reliability and validity data of this instrument will be demonstrated...
  2. pmc Does type of hospital ownership influence physicians' daily work schedules? An observational real-time study in German hospital departments
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite School of Medicine, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Resour Health 7:41. 2009
    ..By analysing working hours, further impacts of hospital privatization can be assessed and areas of improvement identified...
  3. doi request reprint [Always out of breath? An analysis of a doctor's tasks in pneumology]
    S Mache
    Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Freie Universität und Humboldt Universität, Berlin
    Pneumologie 63:369-73. 2009
    ..Therefore, the aim of the current study was to collect precise data about physicians' work in respiratory medicine in order to analyse working routines...
  4. doi request reprint Pediatricians' working conditions in German hospitals: a real-time task analysis
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 169:551-5. 2010
    ..Improvements in work organization and a new allocation of responsibilities among the medical staff may prove helpful in improving the quality of patient care by reducing the burden on pediatricians...
  5. doi request reprint Cancer care and residents' working hours in oncology and hematology departments: an observational real-time study in German hospitals
    Stefanie Mache
    Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin und Freie Universität Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 41:81-6. 2011
    ..However, to date, there have been no real-time observational studies to verify these subjective reports. Therefore, this study is the first to provide objective data about residents' workload...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgeons' work engagement: Influencing factors and relations to job and life satisfaction
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany Charité Center for Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Division of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany Institute of Occupational Medicine, Social Medicine and Environmental Medicine, Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany Electronic address
    Surgeon 12:181-90. 2014
    ..Therefore the objective of this cross-sectional questionnaire study was to test a model of possible institutional and personal predictors and significant relations to job and life satisfaction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgeons' work ability and performance in surgical care: relations between organisational predictors, work engagement and work ability
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:317-25. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine relations and influences between work-related factors, personal resources, work engagement and work ability of surgeons working in German hospitals...
  8. doi request reprint Coping with job stress by hospital doctors: a comparative study
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 162:440-7. 2012
    ..Currently only few studies exists focusing on cross-cultural differences in job stress and stress management. The present study aimed to examine and compare job stress and coping behaviour of Australian and German physicians...
  9. doi request reprint Doctors' working conditions in emergency care units in Germany: a real-time assessment
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Emerg Med J 29:e1. 2012
    ..The study also provides information on patient load and working conditions in emergency units...
  10. doi request reprint Cognitive-enhancing substance use at German universities: frequency, reasons and gender differences
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 162:262-71. 2012
    ..Reasons associated with the use of these substances were explored. Moreover, gender differences were analyzed...
  11. doi request reprint Improving quality of medical treatment and care: are surgeons' working conditions and job satisfaction associated to patient satisfaction?
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:973-82. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate patients' satisfaction in relation to surgeons' working conditions...
  12. doi request reprint Analysis and evaluation of geriatricians' working routines in German hospitals
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:108-15. 2012
    ..Therefore, the aim of the current study is to deliver exact data about geriatricians' work in different geriatric departments to evaluate their working routines and afterwards to optimize their working conditions...
  13. doi request reprint Cardiologists' workflow in small to medium-sized German hospitals: an observational work analysis
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:475-81. 2011
    ..Thus, to describe the daily workflow in cardiology wards with more accuracy, this real-time observational study detailed all tasks performed by resident cardiologists during daily shifts at German hospitals...
  14. doi request reprint Real time analysis of psychiatrists' workflow in German hospitals
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:112-6. 2011
    ..Previous studies have assessed job satisfaction by conducting surveys among medical professionals. However, to date, no objective work task analysis has been conducted to investigate the workflow of psychiatrists in Germany...
  15. doi request reprint An observational real-time study to analyze junior physicians' working hours in the field of gastroenterology
    S Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 47:814-8. 2009
    ..However, such data is not available in the research literature. Therefore the aim of the current study is to deliver exact data about physicians' work in different gastroenterology departments to analyze and to optimize work routines...
  16. pmc Physicians' working conditions and job satisfaction: does hospital ownership in Germany make a difference?
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite School of Medicine, Free University and Humboldt University, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:148. 2009
    ..To that end, this study's purpose is to compare how physicians, working for both public and privatized hospitals, rate their respective psychosocial working conditions and job satisfaction...
  17. pmc Medical work Assessment in German hospitals: a Real-time Observation study (MAGRO) - the study protocol
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite School of Medicine, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 4:12. 2009
    ..Little attention has been devoted to the effects of hospital ownership on physicians' working routines.The aim of this observational real time study is to deliver exact data about physicians' work at hospitals of different ownership...
  18. doi request reprint General and visceral surgery practice in German hospitals: a real-time work analysis on surgeons' work flow
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:81-7. 2010
    ..In this study, we sought to report precise data on surgeons' workflow in several German hospitals...
  19. doi request reprint Time and motion study of anesthesiologists' workflow in German hospitals
    Inka Hauschild
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:433-40. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate anesthesiologists' workflow in real time...
  20. ncbi request reprint Eating behavior and nutrition knowledge among musical theatre students
    Karin Vitzthum
    Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Med Probl Perform Art 28:19-23. 2013
    ..Our study results reveal the need for specific nutritional knowledge transfer programs for this target group...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neuroenhancement among German university students: motives, expectations, and relationship with psychoactive lifestyle drugs
    Patrick Eickenhorst
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University, Berlin, Germany
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:418-27. 2012
    ..As such, decreasing the prevalence of NE among students requires implementation of strategies targeting stress reduction and workload management...
  22. pmc Reduced inclination of cervical spine in a novel notebook screen system - implications for rehabilitation
    David Quarcoo
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 6:30. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  23. ncbi request reprint Determinants of day care teachers' job satisfaction
    Bianca Kusma
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Social Medicine and Environmental Medicine, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Cent Eur J Public Health 20:191-8. 2012
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  24. pmc Air pollution research: visualization of research activity using density-equalizing mapping and scientometric benchmarking procedures
    Hanna Zell
    Department of Information Science, Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:5. 2010
    ..Although there has been a large amount of research on this topic, bibliometric data is still to be collected. Thus this study provides a scientometric approach to the material published on this subject so far...
  25. doi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis: scientific development from a critical point of view
    Norman Schöffel
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin, Humboldt University Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, Berlin, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 30:505-13. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, statements concerning the scientific quality should be considered critical due to a bias according to self-citation and co-authorship...
  26. ncbi request reprint Survey of health problems in musical theater students: a pilot study
    Eileen M Wanke
    Department of Dance Medicine, Charite University, Berlin, Germany
    Med Probl Perform Art 27:205-11. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze and evaluate the health situation of musical theater students using a complete musical educational institute as an example (n = 37)...
  27. pmc Berlin's medical students' smoking habits, knowledge about smoking and attitudes toward smoking cessation counseling
    Bianca Kusma
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite School of Medicine, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:9. 2010
    ..Eliminating smoking can do more to improve health and prolong life than any other measure in the field of preventive medicine. Today's medical students will play a prominent role in future efforts to prevent and control tobacco use...
  28. pmc Bidirectional Assessment of Stress, job satisfaction and work ability of Educators in day care centres: a real-time observation study - the study protocol (BASE)
    Bianca Kusma
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:16. 2010
    ..Previous studies were mainly based on questionnaire data. Objective data does not exist. Therefore the aim of this investigation is to collect precise data relating to work of educators...
  29. doi request reprint Observation and analysis of junior OB/GYNs' workflow in German hospitals
    Lisa Kloss
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University, Thielallee 69 73, 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 281:871-8. 2010
    ..However, there is a lack of objective work task analysis. The aim of this study is to monitor the workflow of German obstetrician/gynecologists (OB/GYN) through an objective, computer-based analysis...
  30. pmc Educators' working conditions in a day care centre on ownership of a non-profit organization
    Bianca Kusma
    Institute for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 6:36. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  31. ncbi request reprint Exploring the impact of resilience, self-efficacy, optimism and organizational resources on work engagement
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany Department of Medicine Psychosomatics, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany Institute of Occupational Medicine, Social Medicine and Environmental Medicine, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Work 47:491-500. 2014
    ..To ensure high quality medicine and care, highly intrinsic motivated and work engaged health care professionals are strongly needed...
  32. doi request reprint Smoking behaviour and attitudes among German nursing students
    Karin Vitzthum
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Free University and Humboldt University Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Nurse Educ Pract 13:407-12. 2013
    ..The students' own smoking behaviours and its influences on the treatment of patients should be reflected during school. It is necessary to develop adequate recruitment strategies and attractive interventions for this target group...
  33. ncbi request reprint Stress, health and satisfaction of Australian and German doctors--a comparative study
    Stefanie Mache
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    World Hosp Health Serv 48:21-7. 2012
    ..Therefore the present study aimed to examine and compare the work and privacy situation of Australian and German physicians...
  34. pmc Scoliosis: density-equalizing mapping and scientometric analysis
    Karin Vitzthum
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Scoliosis 4:15. 2009
    ..Scientometric data on developments and tendencies in scoliosis research has not been available to date. The aim of the current study was to evaluate the scientific efforts of scoliosis research both quantitatively and qualitatively...
  35. pmc The role of endocarditis, myocarditis and pericarditis in qualitative and quantitative data analysis
    Norman Schöffel
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2919-33. 2009
    ..e., h-index, impact factor) that limit their suitability as measures of research quality. In this respect, self-citations should be generally excluded from calculations of h-index and impact factor...
  36. doi request reprint [Interdisciplinary strategies versus doping]
    Karin Vitzthum
    Abteilungen Pneumologie und Sportmedizin des Instituts für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin und Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Berlin Dahlem, Deutschland
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:325-33. 2010
    ..By means of this data an all-embracing view should be given over the current situation, problems and prospects in German-speaking countries...
  37. doi request reprint [Current and future medical drugs for smoking cessation]
    B Kusma
    Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Laryngorhinootologie 88:410-9; quiz 420-2. 2009
    ..For this reason a successful smoking cessation intervention requires besides pharmacological treatments motivational counseling and behavioral interventions...
  38. pmc Psychotrauma and effective treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder in soldiers and peacekeepers
    Karin Vitzthum
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Thielallee 69 73, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 4:21. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to understand the influence and unique psychological requirements of each specific military operation on the internationally deployed soldiers...
  39. pmc Mobile Air Quality Studies (MAQS)-an international project
    David A Groneberg
    Department of Informatics, The Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Medical School of the Freie University Berlin and the Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:8. 2010
    ..Primarily, the MAQS-platform will focus on particulate matter. With the establishment of advanced mobile analysis tools, it is planed to extend the analysis to other pollutants including NO2, SO2, nanoparticles and ozone...