Jochen M Schmitt

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of interdisciplinary vs. dermatological care of moderate-to-severe psoriasis: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Jochen Schmitt
    Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, DE 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 94:192-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint [Requirements for quality indicators. The relevance of current developments in outcomes research for quality management]
    Jochen Schmitt
    Zentrum für Evidenzbasierte Gesundheitsversorgung, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus an der Technischen Universität Dresden Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 107:516-22. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of clinical signs of atopic dermatitis: a systematic review and recommendation
    Jochen Schmitt
    Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare, University Hospital Dresden, Dresden, Germany Institute and Policlinic of Occupational and Social Medicine, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:1337-47. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Early exposure to antibiotics and infections and the incidence of atopic eczema: a population-based cohort study
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:292-300. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to non-artificial UV-light and non-melanocytic skin cancer - a systematic review concerning a new occupational disease
    Jochen Schmitt
    Clinic and Policlinic for Dermatology, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:250-63, 250-64. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Prednisolone vs. ciclosporin for severe adult eczema. An investigator-initiated double-blind placebo-controlled multicentre trial
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:661-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis is independently associated with psychiatric morbidity and adverse cardiovascular risk factors, but not with cardiovascular events in a population-based sample
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:885-92. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Infant-onset eczema in relation to mental health problems at age 10 years: results from a prospective birth cohort study (German Infant Nutrition Intervention plus)
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, D 01307Dresden, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:404-10. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of proactive treatment with topical corticosteroids and calcineurin inhibitors for atopic eczema: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 164:415-28. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Core outcome domains for controlled trials and clinical recordkeeping in eczema: international multiperspective Delphi consensus process
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 131:623-30. 2011

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of interdisciplinary vs. dermatological care of moderate-to-severe psoriasis: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Jochen Schmitt
    Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, DE 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 94:192-7. 2014
    ..Although psychiatric co-treatment is not generally required for patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis, those patients with higher DLQI scores than PASI scores might benefit from interdisciplinary care. ..
  2. doi request reprint [Requirements for quality indicators. The relevance of current developments in outcomes research for quality management]
    Jochen Schmitt
    Zentrum für Evidenzbasierte Gesundheitsversorgung, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus an der Technischen Universität Dresden Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 107:516-22. 2013
    ..All relevant stakeholders should participate in this process. ..
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of clinical signs of atopic dermatitis: a systematic review and recommendation
    Jochen Schmitt
    Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare, University Hospital Dresden, Dresden, Germany Institute and Policlinic of Occupational and Social Medicine, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:1337-47. 2013
    ..Clinical signs are a core outcome domain for atopic dermatitis (AD) trials. The current lack of standardization of outcome measures in AD trials hampers evidence-based communication...
  4. doi request reprint Early exposure to antibiotics and infections and the incidence of atopic eczema: a population-based cohort study
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:292-300. 2010
    ..Antibiotic treatment appears to modify the association between early infections and subsequent AE. We found no evidence that infections per se significantly alter the likelihood for subsequent AE...
  5. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to non-artificial UV-light and non-melanocytic skin cancer - a systematic review concerning a new occupational disease
    Jochen Schmitt
    Clinic and Policlinic for Dermatology, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:250-63, 250-64. 2010
    ..Although UV exposure is the most important risk factor for cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and basal cell carcinoma (BCC), a systematic review analyzing the risk of occupational UV exposure is missing...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prednisolone vs. ciclosporin for severe adult eczema. An investigator-initiated double-blind placebo-controlled multicentre trial
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:661-8. 2010
    ..The efficacy of prednisolone and other steroids, however, has never been evaluated appropriately. A meta-analysis indicated that ciclosporin is the best evaluated systemic treatment for eczema...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis is independently associated with psychiatric morbidity and adverse cardiovascular risk factors, but not with cardiovascular events in a population-based sample
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:885-92. 2010
    ..The extent to which psoriasis is associated with psychiatric morbidity and the role of psychiatric comorbidity as a potential confounder of the association between psoriasis and cardiovascular morbidity require further investigation...
  8. doi request reprint Infant-onset eczema in relation to mental health problems at age 10 years: results from a prospective birth cohort study (German Infant Nutrition Intervention plus)
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, D 01307Dresden, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:404-10. 2010
    ..Cross-sectional studies suggest an association between eczema and mental health problems, but the temporal relationship is unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of proactive treatment with topical corticosteroids and calcineurin inhibitors for atopic eczema: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 164:415-28. 2011
    ..Long-term low-level topical anti-inflammatory therapy has been suggested as a new paradigm in the treatment of atopic eczema (AE)...
  10. doi request reprint Core outcome domains for controlled trials and clinical recordkeeping in eczema: international multiperspective Delphi consensus process
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Invest Dermatol 131:623-30. 2011
    ..Future work is needed to select which existing or new scales should be used to measure the domains identified as relevant for the core set...
  11. doi request reprint Infant eczema, infant sleeping problems, and mental health at 10 years of age: the prospective birth cohort study LISAplus
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden
    Allergy 66:404-11. 2011
    ..We aimed to prospectively investigate the relationship between infant eczema (within first 2 years of age), infant sleeping problems (within first 2 years of age), and the risk of mental health problems at 10 years of age...
  12. doi request reprint Occupational ultraviolet light exposure increases the risk for the development of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Carl Gustav Carus Faculty of Medicine, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, Dresden 01307, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 164:291-307. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Harmonising Outcome Measures for Eczema (HOME). Report from the First International Consensus Meeting (HOME 1), 24 July 2010, Munich, Germany
    J Schmitt
    Universitäts AllergieCentrum, Universitatsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstraße 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 163:1166-8. 2010
    ..The group decided to continue collaboratively with the HOME initiative...
  14. doi request reprint [Health services research the example of atopic dermatitis]
    J Schmitt
    Universitäts AllergieCentrum, Universitatsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstr 74, 01307 Dresden
    Hautarzt 62:178-88. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Effectiveness of skin cancer screening for individuals age 14 to 34 years
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 9:608-16. 2011
    ..In Germany, individuals ≥ 35 years are eligible for the national skin cancer screening program. The effectiveness of a population-based skin cancer screening in general and in particular for young adults is unclear...
  16. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity in adult eczema
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 161:878-83. 2009
    ..The extent to which adult AE is associated with clinically relevant psychiatric morbidity is unclear...
  17. ncbi request reprint Role of depression in quality of life for patients with psoriasis
    Jochen M Schmitt
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Dermatology 215:17-27. 2007
    ..It has been proposed that depression plays a role in how psoriasis affects quality of life. However, primary data are limited...
  18. ncbi request reprint Understanding the relationship between objective disease severity, psoriatic symptoms, illness-related stress, health-related quality of life and depressive symptoms in patients with psoriasis - a structural equations modeling approach
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:134-40. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess associations between objective disease severity, psoriasis symptoms, illness-related stress (IRS), health-related quality of life (HRQL) and depressive symptoms in patients with psoriasis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Systemic treatment of severe atopic eczema: a systematic review
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 87:100-11. 2007
    ..Mycophenolate mofetile showed effectiveness in 2 small uncontrolled studies. Intravenous immunoglobulins and infliximab are not recommended based on published data...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cyclosporin in the treatment of patients with atopic eczema - a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:606-19. 2007
    ..To systematically assess the effectiveness of systemic cyclosporin in patients with severe atopic eczema...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of inpatient treatment on quality of life and clinical disease severity in atopic dermatitis and psoriasis vulgaris - a prospective study
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Dermatology 214:68-76. 2007
    ..Financial constraints challenge evidence of the effectiveness of dermatological inpatient management...
  22. ncbi request reprint What are the best outcome measurements for atopic eczema? A systematic review
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1389-98. 2007
    ..Valid and reliable outcome measurements are a prerequisite for evidence-based practice. The comparative validity and reliability of outcome measurements for assessing atopic eczema (AE) severity is unclear...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of health state utilities of controlled and uncontrolled psoriasis and atopic eczema: a population-based study
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, Fetscherstr 74, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 158:351-9. 2008
    ..Health utilities are used to express relevant trade-offs for resource allocation. The absence of valid and generalizable utilities for atopic eczema (AE) and psoriasis limits the validity of previous cost-utility analyses...
  24. doi request reprint Determinants of treatment goals and satisfaction of patients with atopic eczema
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Carl Gustav Carus Medical Faculty, Technical University of Dresden, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 6:458-65. 2008
    ..Despite the high prevalence, morbidity, and economic burden of atopic eczema,data on patients' treatment goals and treatment satisfaction are missing...
  25. doi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of biologic and nonbiologic systemic treatments for moderate-to-severe psoriasis: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    J Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 159:513-26. 2008
    ..The comparative efficacy and tolerability of conventional and biologic treatments for moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis are unknown...
  26. doi request reprint Treatment following an evidence-based algorithm versus individualised symptom-oriented treatment for atopic eczema. A randomised controlled trial
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden, Germany
    Dermatology 217:299-308. 2008
    ..Evidence-based treatment algorithms, successfully established for asthma, are missing for atopic eczema (AE)...
  27. doi request reprint Outpatient care and medical treatment of children and adults with atopic eczema
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University of Dresden, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 7:345-51. 2009
    ..Despite the high prevalence, morbidity and economic burden of atopic eczema (AE), data on outpatient care of affected patients are missing...
  28. ncbi request reprint Work limitations and productivity loss are associated with health-related quality of life but not with clinical severity in patients with psoriasis
    Jochen M Schmitt
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Dermatology 213:102-10. 2006
    ..According to current guidelines the cost of productivity loss should be considered in pharmacoeconomic analyses. The cost of health-related productivity loss in psoriasis patients is unknown...
  29. doi request reprint [Significance of atopic dermatitis in outpatient medical care. Analysis of health care data from Saxony]
    J Schmitt
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden
    Hautarzt 60:320-7. 2009
    ..Data on health services utilization by children and adults due to atopic eczema (AE) are scarce, as well as data concerning the epidemiology of AE in adults...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Omalizumab as a therapeutic option in atopic eczema. Current evidence and potential benefit]
    J Schmitt
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus der technischen Universität Dresden, 01307 Dresden
    Hautarzt 58:128, 130-2. 2007
    ..Additionally, such a study might help us to better understand the role of IgE in the pathogenesis of atopic eczema...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of plaque psoriasis with biologics. A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials]
    Zhengguang Zhang
    Institut fur Klinische Pharmakologie, Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 104:125-36. 2009
    ..The evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of biologics, which have been licensed in Germany for the treatment of moderate-to-severe psoriasis vulgaris, were pooled in this meta-analysis...
  32. doi request reprint Effects of the introduction of the German "Praxisgebühr" on outpatient care and treatment of patients with atopic eczema
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University of Dresden, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 7:879-86. 2009
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint The psoriasis area and severity index is the adequate criterion to define severity in chronic plaque-type psoriasis
    Jochen Schmitt
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University Dresden, DE 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Dermatology 210:194-9. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint [Psoriasis arthritis--long-term treatment of two patients with leflunomide]
    Jochen Schmitt
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Dermatologie, Universitatsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:763-6. 2004
    ..In case of insufficient response, combination with other anti-inflammatory drugs, e.g. methotrexate, is possible. As leflunomide has little effect on psoriatic skin lesions, additional topical therapy is necessary...