Melanie Neumann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Witten/Herdecke
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc The association between active participation in a sports club, physical activity and social network on the development of lung cancer in smokers: a case-control study
    Anna Schmidt
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 5:2. 2012
  2. pmc Physician empathy: definition, outcome-relevance and its measurement in patient care and medical education
    Melanie Neumann
    Witten Herdecke University, Faculty of Health, School of Medicine, Integrated Curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine ICURAM at the Gerhard Kienle Chair for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Witten, Germany
    GMS Z Med Ausbild 29:Doc11. 2012
  3. pmc The influence of occupational stress factors on the nicotine dependence: a cross sectional study
    Anna Schmidt
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    Tob Induc Dis 8:6. 2010
  4. pmc The Worksite Health Promotion Capacity Instrument (WHPCI): development, validation and approaches for determining companies' levels of health promotion capacity
    Julia Jung
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Sciences and Medical Faculty, University of Cologne and Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:550. 2010
  5. pmc Validation of the "SmoCess-GP" instrument - a short patient questionnaire for assessing the smoking cessation activities of general practitioners: a cross-sectional study
    Julia Jung
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Sciences and Medical Faculty, University of Cologne and Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 11:9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Can patient-provider interaction increase the effectiveness of medical treatment or even substitute it?--an exploration on why and how to study the specific effect of the provider
    Melanie Neumann
    Faculty of Health in Foundation, Gerhard Kienle Institute for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Intgrated Curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 80:307-14. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The impact of financial incentives on physician empathy: a study from the perspective of patients with private and statutory health insurance
    Melanie Neumann
    Gerhard Kienle Chair for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Integrated curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine, Faculty for Health, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 84:208-16. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Identifying and predicting subgroups of information needs among cancer patients: an initial study using latent class analysis
    Melanie Neumann
    Gerhard Kienle Institute for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Medical Department, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Alfred Herrhausenstr 50, 58448, Witten, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 19:1197-209. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Thermometer of warmth in the patient-provider relationship (WARMOMETER)--theory-based development of a patient self-report measure and initial validation using cognitive interview methodology
    Melanie Neumann
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 82:361-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Empathy decline and its reasons: a systematic review of studies with medical students and residents
    Melanie Neumann
    Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Faculty of Health, Department of Medicine, University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Acad Med 86:996-1009. 2011

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The association between active participation in a sports club, physical activity and social network on the development of lung cancer in smokers: a case-control study
    Anna Schmidt
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 5:2. 2012
    ..Our hypothesis is that study participants who lack social networks and do not actively participate in a sports club are at a greater risk for lung cancer than those who do...
  2. pmc Physician empathy: definition, outcome-relevance and its measurement in patient care and medical education
    Melanie Neumann
    Witten Herdecke University, Faculty of Health, School of Medicine, Integrated Curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine ICURAM at the Gerhard Kienle Chair for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Witten, Germany
    GMS Z Med Ausbild 29:Doc11. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc The influence of occupational stress factors on the nicotine dependence: a cross sectional study
    Anna Schmidt
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    Tob Induc Dis 8:6. 2010
    ..This study analyses the association between occupational stress factors and nicotine dependence. Our hypothesis is that occupational stress factors increase nicotine dependence...
  4. pmc The Worksite Health Promotion Capacity Instrument (WHPCI): development, validation and approaches for determining companies' levels of health promotion capacity
    Julia Jung
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Sciences and Medical Faculty, University of Cologne and Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:550. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Validation of the "SmoCess-GP" instrument - a short patient questionnaire for assessing the smoking cessation activities of general practitioners: a cross-sectional study
    Julia Jung
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Sciences and Medical Faculty, University of Cologne and Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 11:9. 2010
    ..The objective of the present study was to examine further psychometric quality of the "SmoCess-GP" instrument (Smoking Cessation by General Practitioners)...
  6. doi request reprint Can patient-provider interaction increase the effectiveness of medical treatment or even substitute it?--an exploration on why and how to study the specific effect of the provider
    Melanie Neumann
    Faculty of Health in Foundation, Gerhard Kienle Institute for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Intgrated Curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 80:307-14. 2010
    ..Therefore, our objective was to provide empirical and methodological background of why and how to investigate the specific effect of the provider on patients' health outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint The impact of financial incentives on physician empathy: a study from the perspective of patients with private and statutory health insurance
    Melanie Neumann
    Gerhard Kienle Chair for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Integrated curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine, Faculty for Health, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 84:208-16. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that patients' ratings of physician empathy (PE) would be higher among those with private health insurance (PHI, referring to financial incentive) than among patients with statutory health insurance (SHI)...
  8. doi request reprint Identifying and predicting subgroups of information needs among cancer patients: an initial study using latent class analysis
    Melanie Neumann
    Gerhard Kienle Institute for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Medical Department, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Alfred Herrhausenstr 50, 58448, Witten, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 19:1197-209. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Thermometer of warmth in the patient-provider relationship (WARMOMETER)--theory-based development of a patient self-report measure and initial validation using cognitive interview methodology
    Melanie Neumann
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 82:361-9. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Empathy decline and its reasons: a systematic review of studies with medical students and residents
    Melanie Neumann
    Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Faculty of Health, Department of Medicine, University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Acad Med 86:996-1009. 2011
    ..The authors systematically reviewed the literature to investigate changes in trainee empathy and reasons for those changes during medical school and residency...
  11. doi request reprint [Relevance and barriers of physician empathy in daily practice - current state of research and qualitative survey of physicians]
    M Neumann
    Die Institutsangaben sind am Ende des Beitrags aufgeführt
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 49:326-37. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relevance and the barriers of physician empathy in medical rehabilitation by conducting a narrative literature review and a qualitative survey in physicians...
  12. doi request reprint Integrative medical education: educational strategies and preliminary evaluation of the Integrated Curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine (ICURAM)
    Christian Scheffer
    Integrated curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine, Theory of Medicine, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Faculty of Health, Witten Herdecke University, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 89:447-54. 2012
    ..the development and preliminary evaluation of a new medical program aimed at educating students in patient-centered integrative care and developing appropriate educational strategies...
  13. doi request reprint Towards non-reductionistic medical anthropology, medical education and practitioner-patient-interaction: the example of Anthroposophic Medicine
    Peter Heusser
    Center for Integrative Medicine, Witten Herdecke University, Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 89:455-60. 2012
    ..To develop the hypothesis that reductionism in medical anthropology, professional education and health care influences empathy development, communication and patient satisfaction...
  14. doi request reprint A reflective practice intervention for professional development, reduced stress and improved patient care-A qualitative developmental evaluation
    Gabriele Lutz
    Integrated Curriculum for Anthroposophic Medicine ICURAM, Chair for Medical Theory, Integrative and Anthroposophic Medicine, Department for Health, Faculty of Medicine, Witten Herdecke University, Germany Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Gemeinschaftskrankenhaus Herdecke, Germany Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 92:337-45. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate students' perceptions of the helpfulness of the CRT and its effects on their medical education...
  15. pmc The relationship between social capital in hospitals and physician job satisfaction
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:81. 2009
    ..Thus, this article aimed at analysing the relationship between overall job satisfaction of physicians and social capital in hospitals...