Tanja Hechler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Witten/Herdecke
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Maintaining lasting improvements: one-year follow-up of children with severe chronic pain undergoing multimodal inpatient treatment
    Gerrit Hirschfeld
    German Paediatric Pain Centre and Department of Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Faculty of Health, School of Medicine, Germany
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:224-36. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Specialized multimodal outpatient treatment for children with chronic pain: treatment pathways and long-term outcome
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair of Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Eur J Pain 15:976-84. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Changes in pain-related coping strategies and their importance for treatment outcome following multimodal inpatient treatment: does sex matter?
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescent s Hospital, Witten Herdecke University, Datteln, Germany
    J Pain 11:472-83. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a multimodal inpatient treatment for pediatric chronic pain: a comparison between children and adolescents
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Clinic for Children and Adolescents Datteln, University of Witten Herdecke, Datteln, Germany
    Eur J Pain 14:97.e1-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a 3-week multimodal inpatient pain treatment for adolescents suffering from chronic pain: statistical and clinical significance
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute of Children s Pain Therapy and Palliative Care, Datteln, Germany
    Clin J Pain 25:156-66. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and body composition in outpatients recovering from anorexia nervosa and healthy controls
    Tanja Hechler
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Adapt Phys Activ Q 25:159-73. 2008
  7. doi request reprint [Pain-related coping strategies in children and adolescents with chronic pain. Validation of a German version of the Paediatric Pain Coping Inventory (PPCI revised)]
    T Hechler
    Vodafone Stiftungsinstitut für Kinderschmerztherapie und Pädiatrische Palliativmedizin, Vestische Kinder und Jugendklinik, Universitat Witten Herdecke, Dr Friedrich Steiner Str 5, 45711, Datteln, Deutschland
    Schmerz 22:442-57. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Parental catastrophizing about their child's chronic pain: are mothers and fathers different?
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s Hospital Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Eur J Pain 15:515.e1-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The pain provocation technique for adolescents with chronic pain: preliminary evidence for its effectiveness
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Datteln, Germany
    Pain Med 11:897-910. 2010
  10. pmc Characteristics of highly impaired children with severe chronic pain: a 5-year retrospective study on 2249 pediatric pain patients
    Boris Zernikow
    German Paediatric Pain Centre, Datteln, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 12:54. 2012

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Maintaining lasting improvements: one-year follow-up of children with severe chronic pain undergoing multimodal inpatient treatment
    Gerrit Hirschfeld
    German Paediatric Pain Centre and Department of Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Faculty of Health, School of Medicine, Germany
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:224-36. 2013
    ..To investigate the long-term effectiveness of a 3-week multimodal inpatient program for children and adolescents with chronic pain...
  2. doi request reprint Specialized multimodal outpatient treatment for children with chronic pain: treatment pathways and long-term outcome
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair of Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Eur J Pain 15:976-84. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate effectiveness of multimodal outpatient treatment (MOT) through the examination of treatment pathways and long-term outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in pain-related coping strategies and their importance for treatment outcome following multimodal inpatient treatment: does sex matter?
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescent s Hospital, Witten Herdecke University, Datteln, Germany
    J Pain 11:472-83. 2010
    ..The causal quality of this relationship remains to be determined in future studies. Gender-role expectations and family interactions may account for the sex differences demonstrated for seeking social support...
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a multimodal inpatient treatment for pediatric chronic pain: a comparison between children and adolescents
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Clinic for Children and Adolescents Datteln, University of Witten Herdecke, Datteln, Germany
    Eur J Pain 14:97.e1-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate short and long-term treatment outcome of children (7-10 years) in comparison to adolescents (11-18 years) with disabling chronic pain following multimodal inpatient pain treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a 3-week multimodal inpatient pain treatment for adolescents suffering from chronic pain: statistical and clinical significance
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute of Children s Pain Therapy and Palliative Care, Datteln, Germany
    Clin J Pain 25:156-66. 2009
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of a 3-week multimodal inpatient pain program for children and adolescents with chronic pain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and body composition in outpatients recovering from anorexia nervosa and healthy controls
    Tanja Hechler
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Adapt Phys Activ Q 25:159-73. 2008
    ..Possible interpretations of the finding that decreased physical activity was related to a normalization of percentage body fat in the individuals with AN are discussed and implications for treatment are highlighted...
  7. doi request reprint [Pain-related coping strategies in children and adolescents with chronic pain. Validation of a German version of the Paediatric Pain Coping Inventory (PPCI revised)]
    T Hechler
    Vodafone Stiftungsinstitut für Kinderschmerztherapie und Pädiatrische Palliativmedizin, Vestische Kinder und Jugendklinik, Universitat Witten Herdecke, Dr Friedrich Steiner Str 5, 45711, Datteln, Deutschland
    Schmerz 22:442-57. 2008
    ..The PPCI revised is therefore a validated instrument for measuring coping an can be implemented e.g. in treatment studies for children suffering from chronic pain...
  8. doi request reprint Parental catastrophizing about their child's chronic pain: are mothers and fathers different?
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s Hospital Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Eur J Pain 15:515.e1-9. 2011
    ..The present findings attest to the importance of maternal and paternal catastrophizing for the child's pain characteristics and pain-related parent behavior, which are both relevant for treatment conceptualization...
  9. doi request reprint The pain provocation technique for adolescents with chronic pain: preliminary evidence for its effectiveness
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Datteln, Germany
    Pain Med 11:897-910. 2010
    ..e., imagining increases in pain intensity), bilateral stimulation (tactile stimulation), and implementation of pain-related coping to decrease pain intensity--for adolescents suffering from chronic pain...
  10. pmc Characteristics of highly impaired children with severe chronic pain: a 5-year retrospective study on 2249 pediatric pain patients
    Boris Zernikow
    German Paediatric Pain Centre, Datteln, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 12:54. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was the precise description of children with high impairment from chronic pain referred to the German Paediatric Pain Centre over a 5-year period...
  11. ncbi request reprint Did increased availability of pediatric palliative care lead to improved palliative care outcomes in children with cancer?
    Pia Schmidt
    1 Paediatric Palliative Care Centre, Children s and Adolescents Hospital Datteln, Department of Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care Witten Herdecke University, Datteln, Germany
    J Palliat Med 16:1034-9. 2013
    ..In this study we sought to determine whether this change in awareness led to improved palliative care outcomes in children dying due to cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Snake: the development and validation of a questionnaire on sleep disturbances in children with severe psychomotor impairment
    Markus Blankenburg
    German Paediatric Pain Centre, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Sleep Med 14:339-51. 2013
    ..Our aim is to develop and validate a sleep questionnaire for these children that could be used both for clinical management and systematic research...
  13. doi request reprint Sex differences in pain intensity in adolescents suffering from cancer: differences in pain memories?
    Tanja Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute for Children s Pain Therapy and Palliative Care, Clinic for Children and Adolescents Datteln, University of Witten Herdecke, Datteln, Germany
    J Pain 10:586-93. 2009
    ..Additionally, psychosocial factors such as gender role expectations may need to be investigated. Parental variables and their impact on parents' pain ratings, especially for ratings of precedent pain, warrants further investigation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Children dying from cancer: parents' perspectives on symptoms, quality of life, characteristics of death, and end-of-life decisions
    Pia von Lützau
    Pediatric Palliative Care Centre and German Pediatric Pain Centre, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Germany
    J Palliat Care 28:274-81. 2012
    ..To further improve end-of-life care for children with cancer, it is also necessary to evaluate parents' perspectives on structures for pediatric palliative care delivery...
  15. doi request reprint Development of somatosensory perception in children: a longitudinal QST-study
    Gerrit Hirschfeld
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Witten Herdecke University, Datteln, Germany
    Neuropediatrics 43:10-6. 2012
    ..Taken together, these results highlight the importance of a reference-based interpretation of the individual QST data...
  16. doi request reprint Inpatient-based intensive interdisciplinary pain treatment for highly impaired children with severe chronic pain: Randomized controlled trial of efficacy and economic effects
    Tanja Hechler
    German Paediatric Pain Centre, Children s and Adolescents Hospital, Datteln, Department of Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Witten Herdecke University, Faculty of Health, School of Medicine, Witten, Germany
    Pain 155:118-28. 2014
    ..The results from the present study support the efficacy of the IIPT. Future research is warranted to investigate differences in treatment response and to understand the changes in economic parameters in nonimproved children. ..
  17. doi request reprint Sleep disturbances in children with multiple disabilities
    Anna Lena Tietze
    Vodafone Foundation Institute and Chair for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Witten Herdecke University, Children s Hospital Datteln, 45711 Datteln, Germany
    Sleep Med Rev 16:117-27. 2012
    ..There are no data available on frequency, severity or aetiology of sleep disturbances and related symptoms in this specific patient group...
  18. doi request reprint Stop the pain! A nation-wide quality improvement programme in paediatric oncology pain control
    Boris Zernikow
    Vodafone Foundation Institute for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s Hospital Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Dr Friedrich Steiner Str 5, D 45711 Datteln, Germany
    Eur J Pain 12:819-33. 2008
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  19. doi request reprint Parents' perspective on symptoms, quality of life, characteristics of death and end-of-life decisions for children dying from cancer
    T Hechler
    Vodafone Foundation Institute for Children s Pain Therapy and Paediatric Palliative Care, Children s and Adolescents Hospital Datteln, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 220:166-74. 2008
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