I Mühlhauser

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of a fall risk assessment tool with nurses' judgement alone: a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Age Ageing 38:417-23. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Evidence base in guideline generation in diabetes
    I Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Diabetologia 56:1201-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint [Development, appraisal and synthesis of complex interventions - a methodological challenge]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Gesundheitswissenschaften, Hamburg
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 105:751-61. 2011
  4. pmc Training of patient and consumer representatives in the basic competencies of evidence-based medicine: a feasibility study
    Bettina Berger
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 10:16. 2010
  5. pmc Explaining computation of predictive values: 2 x 2 table versus frequency tree. A randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN74278823]
    Anke Steckelberg
    University of Hamburg, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 4:13. 2004
  6. pmc Evaluation of an evidence-based guidance on the reduction of physical restraints in nursing homes: a cluster-randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN34974819]
    Antonie Haut
    University of Witten Herdecke, Faculty for Medicine, Institute of Nursing Science, Stockumer Str 12, 58453 Witten, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 9:42. 2009
  7. pmc Predicting the risk of falling--efficacy of a risk assessment tool compared to nurses' judgement: a cluster-randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN37794278]
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 5:14. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Is prevention better than healing?]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit, Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 101:293-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Communicating "bad news" about screening results to patients
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit, Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 100:500-4. 2006
  10. pmc Diabetes experts' reasoning about diabetes prevention studies: a questionnaire survey
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Sciences, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 1:90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of a fall risk assessment tool with nurses' judgement alone: a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Age Ageing 38:417-23. 2009
    ..the impact of fall risk assessment tools on clinical endpoints is unknown...
  2. doi request reprint Evidence base in guideline generation in diabetes
    I Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Diabetologia 56:1201-9. 2013
    ..Waste of time and resources should be avoided through sharing published and unpublished data identified, appraised and extracted for guideline development. The EASD could provide such a clearing house...
  3. doi request reprint [Development, appraisal and synthesis of complex interventions - a methodological challenge]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Gesundheitswissenschaften, Hamburg
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 105:751-61. 2011
    ..Detailed methodological procedures for the development, appraisal and synthesis of complex interventions are increasingly discussed internationally...
  4. pmc Training of patient and consumer representatives in the basic competencies of evidence-based medicine: a feasibility study
    Bettina Berger
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 10:16. 2010
    ..Education to cope with these roles might be useful. We investigated the feasibility, acceptability and possible impact of EBM training courses for patient and consumer representatives...
  5. pmc Explaining computation of predictive values: 2 x 2 table versus frequency tree. A randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN74278823]
    Anke Steckelberg
    University of Hamburg, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 4:13. 2004
    ..In medical teaching the 2 x 2 table is widely used as a visual help for computations whereas in psychology the frequency tree is favoured. We assumed that the 2 x 2 table is more suitable to support computations of predictive values...
  6. pmc Evaluation of an evidence-based guidance on the reduction of physical restraints in nursing homes: a cluster-randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN34974819]
    Antonie Haut
    University of Witten Herdecke, Faculty for Medicine, Institute of Nursing Science, Stockumer Str 12, 58453 Witten, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 9:42. 2009
    ..We developed an evidence-based guidance on this topic. The present study evaluates the clinical efficacy and safety of an intervention programme based on this guidance aimed to reduce physical restraints and minimise centre variations...
  7. pmc Predicting the risk of falling--efficacy of a risk assessment tool compared to nurses' judgement: a cluster-randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN37794278]
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 5:14. 2005
    ..The present study will evaluate the clinical efficacy and consequences of different fall risk assessment strategies...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Is prevention better than healing?]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit, Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 101:293-9. 2007
    ..Rarely is such information provided or even available. Non-participation is an explicit option for most preventive programmes and must not be penalised...
  9. ncbi request reprint Communicating "bad news" about screening results to patients
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit, Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 100:500-4. 2006
    ..However, high-quality evidence-based information on breast cancer screening and colorectal cancer screening is available in Germany...
  10. pmc Diabetes experts' reasoning about diabetes prevention studies: a questionnaire survey
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Sciences, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 1:90. 2008
    ..This survey examines to what extent overestimation of diabetes prevention is related to overestimation of prevention of late complications...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Does patient knowledge improve treatment outcome?]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Gesundheitswissenschaften, Hamburg
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 102:223-30. 2008
    ..Critical health literacy which combines the concept of evidence-based medicine and health literacy should be integrated into existing school curricula...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Surrogate end point fallacies -- the urge for randomized trials with clinical endpoints]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 56:193-201. 2006
    ..There is also an increasing number of examples on surrogate end point fallacies related to non-drug interventions (psychological, nursing, educational, social policy)...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Information on mammography screening--from deception to insight]
    I Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, FB13 IGTW Gesundheit, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg
    Radiologe 42:299-304. 2002
    ..In order to avoid framing of data equal emphasis has to be put on the proportion of persons who are likely to benefit and those who are unlikely to benefit or likely to be harmed...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Does WIKIPEDIA provide evidence-based health care information? A content analysis]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Gesundheitswissenschaften, Hamburg
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 102:441-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the quality of the healthcare information provided by Wikipedia and two major German statutory health insurances is comparable. They do not meet important criteria of evidence-based patient and consumer information though...
  15. doi request reprint From authority recommendations to fact-sheets--a future for guidelines
    I Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Diabetologia 53:2285-8. 2010
    ..Study fact-sheets and drug facts boxes should be included in practice guidelines. It is timely to consider patient needs from the outset of the development of future guidelines...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of persons with type 1 diabetes on intensified insulin therapy in relation to nephropathy
    I Mühlhauser
    Department of Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases WHO Collaborating Centre for Diabetes, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Intern Med 248:333-41. 2000
    ..To study the prognosis of persons with type 1 diabetes in relation to the degree of nephropathy at initiation of intensified insulin therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of mortality and end-stage diabetic complications in patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus on intensified insulin therapy
    I Mühlhauser
    Department of Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases WHO Collaborating Centre for Diabetes, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 17:727-34. 2000
    ..To assess predictors of mortality and end-stage diabetic complications in patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus on intensified insulin therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Mammography screening: presentation of scientific evidence as a basis for communication with women]
    I Mühlhauser
    Gewerblich Technische Wissenschaften Fachwissenchaft Gesundheit, Universitat Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 94:721-31. 2000
    ..In order to avoid framing of data equal emphasis is put on the proportion of persons who are likely to benefit and those who are unlikely to benefit or likely to be harmed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based patient information in diabetes
    I Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Science and Education, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Diabet Med 17:823-9. 2000
    ..We present ways of how this might be achieved using data provided by the UKPDS. The concept of patient participation in medical decision making represents a fundamental challenge for the future development of diabetes care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reliability of causes of death in persons with Type I diabetes
    I Mühlhauser
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Nutrition, WHO Collaborating Centre for Diabetes, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 45:1490-7. 2002
    ..To compare causes of death assessed by a clinical review committee, the information given on death certificates, and ICD-codes provided by the State Documentation Office in deceased persons with Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus...
  21. ncbi request reprint Patient education - evaluation of a complex intervention
    I Mühlhauser
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Diabetologia 45:1723-33. 2002
    ..Since this evidence cannot be readily extracted from databases we suggest that other research groups present their data in a similar way...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based treatment and education programs--evaluation of complex interventions]
    Ingrid Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, IGTW Gesundheit, Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:251-6. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Understanding of diabetes prevention studies: questionnaire survey of professionals in diabetes care
    I Mühlhauser
    Universitat Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Diabetologia 49:1742-6. 2006
    ..The present survey explores the extent to which different formats of presenting study results may influence diabetes healthcare professionals' perceptions of the importance of intervention effects on diabetes risk...
  24. doi request reprint Informed shared decision making about immunotherapy for patients with multiple sclerosis (ISDIMS): a randomized controlled trial
    J Kasper
    Institute of Neuroimmunology and Clinical MS Research, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 15:1345-52. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of an evidence-based patient decision aid (DA) on multiple sclerosis (MS) immunotherapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Validation of a diabetes-specific quality-of-life scale for patients with type 1 diabetes
    U Bott
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Nutrition, World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Diabetes, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 21:757-69. 1998
    ..To validate a diabetes-specific quality-of-life scale and to assess its psychometric properties in a large sample of patients with type 1 diabetes...
  26. doi request reprint Patient education program to enhance decision autonomy in multiple sclerosis relapse management: a randomized-controlled trial
    S Köpke
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Mult Scler 15:96-104. 2009
    ..Oral corticosteroids administered by physicians or patients themselves or no corticosteroids also appear justifiable...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based patient information about treatment of multiple sclerosis--a phase one study on comprehension and emotional responses
    Jürgen Kasper
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 62:56-63. 2006
    ..The core module is designed to enable patients to process scientific uncertainty without adverse effects. It considers existing standards for risk communication and presentation of data...
  28. doi request reprint [Evidence-based patient information: the example of immunotherapy for patients with multiple sclerosis]
    J Kasper
    Universitat Hamburg, Hamburg, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 52:77-85. 2009
    ..Critical health literacy should evolve early in school and can later on enhance usefulness of EBPI for people concerned with health issues...
  29. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine for diabetes educators: a pilot study
    G Meyer
    University of Hamburg, Unit of Health Sciences and Education, Hamburg, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:901-5. 2007
    ..We performed a pilot study to test whether the inclusion of a short EBM module into the standard graduate programme is feasible and leads to a meaningful increase in knowledge and skills...
  30. doi request reprint Suspected multiple sclerosis - what to do? Evaluation of a patient information leaflet
    C Heesen
    Institute of Neuroimmunology and Clinical MS Research inims, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse, Hamburg, Germany
    Mult Scler 15:1103-12. 2009
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis does not allow appraisal of complex interventions in diabetes and hypertension self-management: a methodological review
    M Lenz
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Diabetologia 50:1375-83. 2007
    ..Since these are complex and heterogeneous interventions, consideration of aggregated evidence is necessary...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of German language consumer information brochures on screening for colorectal cancer]
    A Steckelberg
    IGTW Gesundheit, Universitat Hamburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 95:535-8. 2001
    ..In conclusion, presently available information brochures in Germany do not allow informed decision-making by consumers...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Graduated compression stockings in surgery -- optional or obligatory?]
    Gabriele Meyer
    Institut für gewerblich technische Wissenschaften, FB 13, Universitat Hamburg
    Chirurg 75:45-56. 2004
    ..However, it appears that GCS are not frequently used. The objectives of this study are to evaluate the customary use of GCS in surgical settings in the City of Hamburg, Germany, and to present evidence on the effectiveness of GCS...
  34. ncbi request reprint Informed shared decision making in multiple sclerosis--inevitable or impossible?
    C Heesen
    Institute of Neuroimmunology and Clinical Multiple Sclerosis Research INIMS, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 259:109-17. 2007
    ..Results in early 2007 will show to which extent patient education with a focus on evidence-based patient information influences participation in the decision making process...
  35. ncbi request reprint Predictors of adherence to the use of hip protectors in nursing home residents
    Andrea Warnke
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:340-5. 2004
    ..To assess predictors of hip-protector use in nursing home residents under usual-care conditions and after intervention consisting of structured education of nurses and nursing home residents and provision of free hip protectors...
  36. doi request reprint What constitutes evidence-based patient information? Overview of discussed criteria
    Martina Bunge
    University of Hamburg, Unit of Health Sciences and Education, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 78:316-28. 2010
    ..To survey quality criteria for evidence-based patient information (EBPI) and to compile the evidence for the identified criteria...
  37. pmc The morbidity and mortality associated with overweight and obesity in adulthood: a systematic review
    Matthias Lenz
    Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Naturwissenschaften, Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universitat Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 106:641-8. 2009
    ..Overweight and obesity are generally thought to elevate morbidity and mortality. New data call this supposed association into question...
  38. ncbi request reprint How to measure critical health competences: development and validation of the Critical Health Competence Test (CHC Test)
    Anke Steckelberg
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:11-22. 2009
    ..In conclusion the CHC instrument is a feasible, reliable and valid instrument to measure critical health literacy. The generalizability of the instrument is to be explored in ongoing studies in different educational settings...
  39. ncbi request reprint Increased use of hip protectors in nursing homes: economic analysis of a cluster randomized, controlled trial
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:2153-8. 2005
    ..To assess the cost-efficacy of an intervention program aimed at reducing hip fractures...
  40. doi request reprint Ebm@school--a curriculum of critical health literacy for secondary school students: results of a pilot study
    Anke Steckelberg
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, D 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Public Health 54:158-65. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and pilot test a curriculum of critical health literacy for secondary school students...
  41. ncbi request reprint Decisional role preferences, risk knowledge and information interests in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Christoph Heesen
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Mult Scler 10:643-50. 2004
    ..To evaluate prerequisite factors for this kind of decision making we studied patients' decisional role preferences in medical decision making, knowledge on risks, information interests and the relations between these factors in MS...
  42. ncbi request reprint [A satisfied patient--a good doc? To what extent is patient satisfaction an indicator of quality in general practice? A systematic review]
    Bettina Berger
    Universitat Hamburg, MIN Fakultät, Gesundheitswissenschaften, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, German
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 102:299-306. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint [Criteria for evidence-based patient information]
    Anke Steckelberg
    Universitat Hamburg, Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 99:343-51. 2005
    ..The presentation of information should be clear and consider risk communication as a source of framing of data. Patients should be involved in the process of development and evaluation...
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk information--barrier to informed choice? A focus group study
    Anke Steckelberg
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg
    Soz Praventivmed 49:375-80. 2004
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Searching for diabetes decision aids and related background information
    M Lenz
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Diabet Med 23:912-6. 2006
    ..We explored the feasibility of identifying such information with conventional database search strategies. Our study was conducted only in the field of diabetes care...
  46. ncbi request reprint Validation of a quality of life questionnaire measuring the subjective fear of falling in nursing home residents
    A Warnke
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:459-66. 2004
    ..The new tool is a reliable and valid measure of fear of falling in nursing home residents. However, generalizability and applicability are limited by the small proportion of subjects able to complete the tests...
  47. ncbi request reprint Steroid treatment for relapses in multiple sclerosis - the evidence urges shared decision-making
    S Köpke
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 110:1-5. 2004
    ..The British General Medical Council (GMC) has published ethical guidelines on seeking patients' consent for medical interventions, formulating topics of information patients need in order to make an informed treatment decision...
  48. doi request reprint Restraint use among nursing home residents: cross-sectional study and prospective cohort study
    Gabriele Meyer
    Unit of Health Sciences and Education, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Nurs 18:981-90. 2009
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint [Cardiovascular risk assessment for informed decision making. Validity of prediction tools]
    Matthias Lenz
    Fachwissenschaft Gesundheit, Universitat, Hamburg
    Med Klin (Munich) 99:651-61. 2004
    ..The authors investigated whether currently available assessment tools for prediction of cardiovascular risk can be used for individual risk prediction as a basis of informed decision making...