Birgitta Kütting

Summary

Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Mobile Air Quality Studies (MAQS)-an international project
    David A Groneberg
    Department of Informatics, The Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Medical School of the Freie University Berlin and the Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of skin protection creams as a preventive measure in occupational dermatitis: a critical update according to criteria of evidence-based medicine
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstrasse 25 29, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:253-9. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Does smoking have a significant impact on early irritant hand dermatitis in metal workers?
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Dermatology 222:375-80. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Non-invasive bioengineering methods in an intervention study in 1020 male metal workers: results and implications for occupational dermatology
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 62:272-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint UV-induced skin cancer at workplace and evidence-based prevention
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:843-54. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of skin protection measures in prevention of occupational hand eczema: results of a prospective randomized controlled trial over a follow-up period of 1 year
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:362-70. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Current acceptance and implementation of preventive strategies for occupational hand eczema in 1355 metalworkers in Germany
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 161:390-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Acrylamide as environmental noxious agent: a health risk assessment for the general population based on the internal acrylamide burden
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:470-80. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Monoarylamines in the general population--a cross-sectional population-based study including 1004 Bavarian subjects
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:298-309. 2009
  10. doi request reprint [The three-step programme of skin protection. A useful instrument of primary prevention or more effective in secondary prevention?]
    B Kütting
    Institut und Poliklinik für Arbeits, Sozial und Umweltmedizin der Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Schillerstr 25 29, 91054 Erlangen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:201-5. 2008

Collaborators

  • Hans Drexler
  • Thomas Baumeister
  • Wolfgang Uter
  • T Schettgen
  • Jurgen Angerer
  • Hermann Fromme
  • Thomas Göen
  • Matthias W Beckmann
  • A Pfahlberg
  • Susanne Ingrid Mayr
  • Bernd Rossbach
  • David A Groneberg
  • Melanie Isabell Boettcher
  • Sabine Wicker
  • Julia Annik Börger
  • Anke van Mark
  • Volker Unger
  • Lisa Kloss
  • Ervin C Mingomataj
  • Annika Friedebold
  • Li Zhang
  • Jochen Springer
  • Khaled Al-Mutawakl
  • Johannes Steinberg
  • Cristian Scutaru
  • Sepiede Falahkohan
  • Heiko Golpon
  • Marco Weiland
  • Robert Rospino
  • Bianca Kusma
  • Fabian Beck
  • Hagen Hupperts
  • Hanna Zell
  • Carolin Kreiter
  • Mathias Lauks
  • Karin Vitzthum
  • Tanja C Fischer
  • Stefan Kröger
  • Anne Szerwinski
  • Carolin Pilzner
  • Anna Maria Jensen
  • Awfa Shami
  • Oliver Noga
  • Sonja Grajewski
  • Gesa Westphal
  • Masaya Takemura
  • Anna Bircks
  • David Quarcoo
  • Beatrix Kloft
  • Silvana Kölzow
  • Ute Schilling
  • Harald Bias
  • Clemens Puk
  • Michael Götting
  • Sebastian Mayer
  • Axel Fischer
  • Norman Schöffel
  • Ulrich Wagner
  • Alexander Gerber
  • Andres De Roux
  • Q Thai Dinh
  • Johann P Addicks
  • Rafael Neill B Groneberg
  • Christian Witt
  • Janette Mühlbach
  • Johannes Donat
  • Sarah Hoffmann
  • Stefanie Uibel
  • Johanna Bock
  • Salome Tropp
  • Claudia Sudik
  • Evelyn Krieger
  • Mohannad Sakr
  • Ulrich Henkel
  • Niko Neye
  • Stefanie Mache
  • Nicolas Dickgreber
  • Ricarda Joachim
  • Pia Welker
  • Andreas Meyer-Falcke
  • Maria Victoria Geier
  • Monika Pischetsrieder

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Mobile Air Quality Studies (MAQS)-an international project
    David A Groneberg
    Department of Informatics, The Institute of Occupational Medicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Medical School of the Freie University Berlin and the Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Med Toxicol 5:8. 2010
    ..Primarily, the MAQS-platform will focus on particulate matter. With the establishment of advanced mobile analysis tools, it is planed to extend the analysis to other pollutants including NO2, SO2, nanoparticles and ozone...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of skin protection creams as a preventive measure in occupational dermatitis: a critical update according to criteria of evidence-based medicine
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstrasse 25 29, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:253-9. 2003
    ..This study attempts to assess the evidence of the generally recommended three-step programme of skin protection in the prevention of occupational skin disease...
  3. doi request reprint Does smoking have a significant impact on early irritant hand dermatitis in metal workers?
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Dermatology 222:375-80. 2011
    ..Although they know the long-term complications of smoking, many smokers require additional motivation for entering a smoking cessation programme. At the same time, smoking is considered a possible promoting factor for various skin diseases...
  4. doi request reprint Non-invasive bioengineering methods in an intervention study in 1020 male metal workers: results and implications for occupational dermatology
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 62:272-8. 2010
    ..Measurements of transepidermal water loss (TEWL) as an indicator of skin barrier function and colorimetry for quantifying erythema have been recommended for monitoring persons at risk of occupational hand dermatitis...
  5. doi request reprint UV-induced skin cancer at workplace and evidence-based prevention
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:843-54. 2010
    ..The present review is aimed at providing an overview of skin cancer with particular focus on occupational concern and giving evidence-based recommendation for effective prevention at workplace...
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of skin protection measures in prevention of occupational hand eczema: results of a prospective randomized controlled trial over a follow-up period of 1 year
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 162:362-70. 2010
    ..We recently found a very low adherence to a generally recommended skin protection regimen in a sample of 1355 metalworkers...
  7. doi request reprint Current acceptance and implementation of preventive strategies for occupational hand eczema in 1355 metalworkers in Germany
    B Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 161:390-6. 2009
    ..The effectiveness of a skin care programme is based mainly on the effectiveness of the products used and the frequency and diligence of the application of skin care products...
  8. doi request reprint Acrylamide as environmental noxious agent: a health risk assessment for the general population based on the internal acrylamide burden
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:470-80. 2009
    ..However, carcinogenicity and mutagenicity are possible hazardous health effects for the general population...
  9. doi request reprint Monoarylamines in the general population--a cross-sectional population-based study including 1004 Bavarian subjects
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 212:298-309. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint [The three-step programme of skin protection. A useful instrument of primary prevention or more effective in secondary prevention?]
    B Kütting
    Institut und Poliklinik für Arbeits, Sozial und Umweltmedizin der Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Schillerstr 25 29, 91054 Erlangen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:201-5. 2008
    ..Beyond doubt is the fact that barrier creams facilitate the removal of sticky oils, greases, and resins from the skin, thus decreasing the need to wash with potentially irritating abrasives and waterless cleansers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevention of work-related decompression illness events by detection of a cardiac right-to-left shunt
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Scand J Work Environ Health 30:331-3. 2004
    ..Hyperbaric workers with symptoms of unexplained decompression illness, even if they are only slight, should immediately be transferred to a cardiologist so that a cardiac right-to-left shunt will not be overlooked...
  12. ncbi request reprint Allergic contact dermatitis in children: strategies of prevention and risk management
    Birgitta Kütting
    Department of Dermatology and Venerology, University of Munster, Von Esmarchstr 58, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Eur J Dermatol 14:80-5. 2004
    ..Frequently, children are already exposed at an early age to well-known allergens, and therefore, strategies of avoidance have to gain or regain importance and should start as early as possible...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of diet on exposure to acrylamide--reflections on the validity of a questionnaire
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friederich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 49:173-7. 2005
    ..Acrylamide is a toxic substance classified by the International Agency of Research on Cancer, as well as the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, as a probable human carcinogen...
  14. ncbi request reprint The association between self-reported acrylamide intake and hemoglobin adducts as biomarkers of exposure
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstrasse 25 29, Erlangen, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 19:273-81. 2008
    ..The validity of epidemiological studies assessing a lifetime cancer risk due to environmental factors, such as nutrition or smoking behavior strongly depends on the validity of the patient's history...
  15. doi request reprint On the lookout for precursor lesions: where does dry skin end and slight hand eczema begin?
    Thomas Baumeister
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstr 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 66:63-71. 2012
    ..The prognosis of occupational hand eczema is strongly associated with its duration, severity, and the onset of treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Health inequalities according to plant size--comparison of small- and medium-sized enterprises
    Thomas Baumeister
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Occup Environ Med 52:807-12. 2010
    ..Assessing plant size-related differences based on self-reported working conditions and their influence on perceived symptoms at workplace...
  17. doi request reprint Spoilt for choice--evaluation of two different scoring systems for early hand eczema in teledermatological examinations
    Thomas Baumeister
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 62:241-7. 2010
    ..Implementing regular teledermatological skin screenings could be helpful, but none of the published hand eczema-scores has hitherto been used in teledermatology...
  18. doi request reprint Prevention of work-related skin diseases: teledermatology as an alternative approach in occupational screenings
    Thomas Baumeister
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 61:224-30. 2009
    ..Prevention of occupational skin diseases is of high socio-economic impact. Implementing teledermatology into preventive occupational screenings holds obvious advantages; nevertheless, studies concerning this subject are scarce...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mercapturic acids of acrylamide and glycidamide as biomarkers of the internal exposure to acrylamide in the general population
    Melanie Isabell Boettcher
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstrasse 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Mutat Res 580:167-76. 2005
    ..From these results compared to the mercapturic acids, we deduce a steady state for AA uptake, and we demonstrate a higher reactivity of GA in comparison to AA towards haemoglobin compared to glutathione in humans...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of skin-protective means against acute and chronic effects of ultraviolet radiation from sunlight
    Birgitta Kütting
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine of the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Curr Probl Dermatol 34:87-97. 2007
    ..Although the short-term efficacy of sunscreens in the prevention of sunburn is undisputed, there is also some evidence that long-term use of sunscreens prevents the appearance of certain forms of skin cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Determination of haemoglobin adducts of acrylamide and glycidamide in smoking and non-smoking persons of the general population
    Thomas Schettgen
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 207:531-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, our results might indicate that the dose-response curve for acrylamide is not linear. This would be in line with the results of animal experiments on rodents...
  22. ncbi request reprint Teledermatology--a hitherto underestimated tool in occupational medicine--indications and limitations
    Thomas Baumeister
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    J Occup Health 49:504-8. 2007
  23. doi request reprint Characterization of initial clinical symptoms and risk factors for sinonasal adenocarcinomas: results of a case-control study
    Susanne Ingrid Mayr
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Waldstrasse 1, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:631-8. 2010
    ..This case-control study was aimed at assessing potential risk factors and at characterizing initial clinical symptoms, both serving as matrix to identify persons at increased risk and to improve management of this cancer...