Josef Beuth

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Affiliation: University of Cologne
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based complementary oncology: innovative approaches to optimise standard therapy strategies
    Josef Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Anticancer Res 30:1767-71. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Proteolytic enzyme therapy in evidence-based complementary oncology: fact or fiction?
    Josef Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Integr Cancer Ther 7:311-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of complementary treatment of breast cancer patients with standardized mistletoe extract during aftercare: a controlled multicenter comparative epidemiological cohort study
    J Beuth
    Institut zur wissenschaftlichen Evaluation naturheilkundlicher Verfahren an der Universität zu Köln, Joseph Stelzmann Str 9, 50931 Koln, Germany
    Anticancer Res 28:523-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Review. Evidence-based complementary oncology. Innovative approaches to optimize standard therapy strategies
    Josef Beuth
    University of Cologne, Institute for Naturopathy, Joseph Stelzmann Strasse 9, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    In Vivo 21:423-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Intratumoral application of standardized mistletoe extracts down regulates tumor weight via decreased cell proliferation, increased apoptosis and necrosis in a murine model
    J Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Koeln, Joseph Stelzmann Str 9, 50931 Koeln, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:4451-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of local administration of contractubex to hypertrophic scars in comparison to corticosteroid treatment. Results of a multicenter, comparative epidemiological cohort study in Germany
    J Beuth
    Institut zur wissenschaflichen Evaluation naturheilkundlicher Verfahren an der Universitaet zu Koeln, 50331 Koeln, Germany
    In Vivo 20:277-83. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of immune responses to neem leaf extract (Azadirachta indica) correlates with antineoplastic activity in BALB/c-mice
    J Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Koeln, 50931 Koeln, Germany
    In Vivo 20:247-51. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Modulation of murine tumor growth and colonization by bromelaine, an extract of the pineapple plant (Ananas comosum L.)
    Josef Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Koeln, Robert Koch Str 10, 50931 Koeln, Germany
    In Vivo 19:483-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Application-dependent immunomodulating and antimetastatic efficacy of thymic peptides in BALB/c-mice
    J Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Str 10, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    In Vivo 15:403-6. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of complementary oral enzyme application on the postoperative treatment results of breast cancer patients--results of an epidemiological multicentre retrolective cohort study
    J Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, , Germany
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 47:S45-54. 2001

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based complementary oncology: innovative approaches to optimise standard therapy strategies
    Josef Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Anticancer Res 30:1767-71. 2010
    ..This review provides an overview of some of the complementary therapies that are also recommended to support and optimise the standard evidence based cancer treatments...
  2. doi request reprint Proteolytic enzyme therapy in evidence-based complementary oncology: fact or fiction?
    Josef Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Integr Cancer Ther 7:311-6. 2008
    ..These promising data resulted in an "orphan drug status" designation for a systemic enzyme product, which should motivate further studies on this complementary treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of complementary treatment of breast cancer patients with standardized mistletoe extract during aftercare: a controlled multicenter comparative epidemiological cohort study
    J Beuth
    Institut zur wissenschaftlichen Evaluation naturheilkundlicher Verfahren an der Universität zu Köln, Joseph Stelzmann Str 9, 50931 Koln, Germany
    Anticancer Res 28:523-7. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Review. Evidence-based complementary oncology. Innovative approaches to optimize standard therapy strategies
    Josef Beuth
    University of Cologne, Institute for Naturopathy, Joseph Stelzmann Strasse 9, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    In Vivo 21:423-8. 2007
    ..A great body of data emerging from scientifically sound clinical trials prove that defined complementary procedures are beneficial for the patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Intratumoral application of standardized mistletoe extracts down regulates tumor weight via decreased cell proliferation, increased apoptosis and necrosis in a murine model
    J Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Koeln, Joseph Stelzmann Str 9, 50931 Koeln, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:4451-6. 2006
    ..Standardized mistletoe extracts, interfering with defined tumor cell functions, e.g., proliferation, necrosis and apoptosis, may have an impact on local cancer treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of local administration of contractubex to hypertrophic scars in comparison to corticosteroid treatment. Results of a multicenter, comparative epidemiological cohort study in Germany
    J Beuth
    Institut zur wissenschaflichen Evaluation naturheilkundlicher Verfahren an der Universitaet zu Koeln, 50331 Koeln, Germany
    In Vivo 20:277-83. 2006
    ..To investigate the safety and efficacy of Contractubex administration to hypertrophic scars in routine out-patient practice and to compare it to corticosteroid treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of immune responses to neem leaf extract (Azadirachta indica) correlates with antineoplastic activity in BALB/c-mice
    J Beuth
    Institute of Naturopathy, University of Koeln, 50931 Koeln, Germany
    In Vivo 20:247-51. 2006
    ..Neem extract can be regarded as an immunomodulating and antimetastatic substance which holds promise for further experimental and clinical investigation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Modulation of murine tumor growth and colonization by bromelaine, an extract of the pineapple plant (Ananas comosum L.)
    Josef Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Koeln, Robert Koch Str 10, 50931 Koeln, Germany
    In Vivo 19:483-5. 2005
    ..Bromelaine treatment after tumor cell inoculation significantly reduced local tumor growth, experimental lung metastasis, however, to a lesser, non-significant degree...
  9. ncbi request reprint Application-dependent immunomodulating and antimetastatic efficacy of thymic peptides in BALB/c-mice
    J Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Str 10, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    In Vivo 15:403-6. 2001
    ..05) reduction of experimental liver metastases for s.c. (both preparations and concentrations) as well as i.p. and i.m. (dose-dependent) TP-treated mice...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of complementary oral enzyme application on the postoperative treatment results of breast cancer patients--results of an epidemiological multicentre retrolective cohort study
    J Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, , Germany
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 47:S45-54. 2001
    ..This epidemiological retrolective cohort analysis provides evidence that the patients may also gain benefit by a prolongation of the time to event for cancer recurrence, metastasis and survival. OE was generally well tolerated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Thymosin alpha(1) application augments immune response and down-regulates tumor weight and organ colonization in BALB/c-mice
    J Beuth
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Strasse 10, 50931, Cologne, Germany
    Cancer Lett 159:9-13. 2000
    ..05) reduction of experimental liver and lung metastases and local tumor growth for Talpha(1) treated mice...
  12. ncbi request reprint Standardized mistletoe extract augments immune response and down-regulates local and metastatic tumor growth in murine models
    J M Braun
    Institute for Scientific Evaluation of Naturopathy, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Str 10, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    Anticancer Res 22:4187-90. 2002
    ..Organ colonization was investigated on day 14 after tumor cell inoculation and demonstrated statistically significant (p < 0.05) reductions of experimental liver and lung metastases for sME-treated mice...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of adjuvant chemo- and radiotherapy on the cellular immune system of breast cancer patients
    Theresa Mellios
    Institute for Naturopathy, University of Cologne, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    In Vivo 24:227-30. 2010
    ..The impact of the therapy is not predictable for individual cases. However, only less than 20% of the breast cancer patients were immunocompromized after chemo- and/or radiotherapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial central venous catheters in oncology: efficacy of a rifampicin-miconazole-releasing catheter
    Jörg Michael Schierholz
    Institute for Naturopathy, University Hospital of Cologne, Koln, Germany
    Anticancer Res 30:1353-8. 2010
    ..Odds ratio (OR) for reducing CC was 0.076 (95% CI: 0.016-0.360) and CRI was reduced from 26% to 2.3% (p=0.001) in the cancer subgroup. Ex vivo long-term antimicrobial activity of modified catheters exceeded 4 weeks...
  15. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of circulating dendritic cell activity by immunomodulators (OK432 and KP-40)
    Hideyoshi Toyokawa
    First Department of Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Moriguchi, Osaka, Japan
    Anticancer Res 22:2137-45. 2002
    ..Therefore, DCs pulsed with OK432 and KP-40 could be applied to vaccination as a new adjuvant for specific immunotherapies...