Dirk Mueller

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Cost effectiveness of ultrasound and bone densitometry for osteoporosis screening in post-menopausal women
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute of Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 6:113-35. 2008
  2. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of using clinical risk factors with and without DXA for osteoporosis screening in postmenopausal women
    Dirk Mueller
    Department of Health Economics and Health Care Management, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Value Health 12:1106-17. 2009
  3. ncbi Reported effects in randomized controlled trials were compared with those of nonrandomized trials in cholecystectomy
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute for Research in Operative Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:1082-90. 2010
  4. ncbi Cost effectiveness of the German screen-and-treat strategy for postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute of Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:513-36. 2008
  5. ncbi Cost effectiveness of secondary vs tertiary prevention for post-menopausal osteoporosis
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute for Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, The University Hospital of Cologne AöR, Cologne, Germany
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 9:259-73. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Cost effectiveness of ultrasound and bone densitometry for osteoporosis screening in post-menopausal women
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute of Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 6:113-35. 2008
    ..Recently, there has been growing interest in quantitative ultrasound (QUS) as a less expensive screening alternative...
  2. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of using clinical risk factors with and without DXA for osteoporosis screening in postmenopausal women
    Dirk Mueller
    Department of Health Economics and Health Care Management, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Value Health 12:1106-17. 2009
    ..Because measurement of bone density by dual x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is quite expensive, there has been increasing interest to estimate fracture risk by CRFs...
  3. ncbi Reported effects in randomized controlled trials were compared with those of nonrandomized trials in cholecystectomy
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute for Research in Operative Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:1082-90. 2010
    ..RCTs and nRCTs were compared using the example of laparoscopic vs. open cholecystectomy (LC vs. OC)...
  4. ncbi Cost effectiveness of the German screen-and-treat strategy for postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute of Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:513-36. 2008
    ..Those with an absolute 10-year fracture risk > or =30% are treated with bisphosphonates such as alendronate or risedronate for 4 years or with teriparatide for 18 months...
  5. ncbi Cost effectiveness of secondary vs tertiary prevention for post-menopausal osteoporosis
    Dirk Mueller
    Institute for Health Economics and Clinical Epidemiology, The University Hospital of Cologne AöR, Cologne, Germany
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 9:259-73. 2011
    ..Therefore, strategies to identify women at increased risk are of major interest...