- Early detection of breast cancer: benefits and risks of supplemental breast ultrasound in asymptomatic women with mammographically dense breast tissue. A systematic reviewMonika Nothacker
Agency for Quality in Medicine, Berlin, Germany
BMC Cancer 9:335. 2009..e. cancer detected between screening tests. The purpose of this review is to estimate risks and benefits of supplemental breast ultrasound in women with negative mammographic screening with dense breast tissue...
- [Methodology and process of developing the S3 guideline for prostate cancer]M Nothacker
Bereich evidenzbasierte Medizin und Leitlinien, Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin, Wegelystrasse 3, 10623 Berlin
Urologe A 49:173-80. 2010..This article describes the objectives and the process of development of the guideline focusing on the cooperation between clinical and methodological experts as well as on the evidence and consensus basis of the recommendations...
- [Diagnostic imaging in oncology--evidence reviews for evidence based guidelines by the Agency of Quality for Medicine (ÄZQ)]Monika Nothacker
Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin, Berlin
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 104:554-62. 2010..In order to increase the relevance of evidence reviews for oncological diagnosis, high quality studies which examine resources and patient-centred outcomes for diagnostic strategies are required...
- [Quality indicators for National Disease Management Guidelines using the example of the National Disease Management Guideline for "Chronic Heart Failure"]Monika Judith Nothacker
Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin, Bereich evidenzbasierte Medizin und Leitlinien, Berlin
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 105:27-37. 2011..The determination and assessment of the potential quality indicators have revealed room for improvement of guideline development. In particular, there is a need for more health care data and for specification of recommendations...