Frank Peters-Klimm

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Determinants of heart failure self-care behaviour in community-based patients: a cross-sectional study
    F Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 12:167-76. 2013
  2. pmc Physician and patient predictors of evidence-based prescribing in heart failure: a multilevel study
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e31082. 2012
  3. pmc Primary care practice-based care management for chronically ill patients (PraCMan): study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN56104508]
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vosstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 12:163. 2011
  4. pmc Case management for patients with chronic systolic heart failure in primary care: the HICMan exploratory randomised controlled trial
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 11:56. 2010
  5. pmc Comparison of physician referral and insurance claims data-based risk prediction as approaches to identify patients for care management in primary care: an observational study
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 14:157. 2013
  6. pmc Strategies for reducing potentially avoidable hospitalizations for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Fam Med 11:363-70. 2013
  7. pmc Primary care physicians' experiences with case finding for practice-based care management
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Manag Care 18:e155-61. 2012
  8. pmc Rationale, design and conduct of a randomised controlled trial evaluating a primary care-based complex intervention to improve the quality of life of heart failure patients: HICMan (Heidelberg Integrated Case Management)
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:25. 2007
  9. pmc Patient- and provider-related determinants of generic and specific health-related quality of life of patients with chronic systolic heart failure in primary care: a cross-sectional study
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:98. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Patterns of multimorbidity in primary care patients at high risk of future hospitalization
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Popul Health Manag 15:119-24. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Determinants of heart failure self-care behaviour in community-based patients: a cross-sectional study
    F Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 12:167-76. 2013
    ..Self-care behaviour in patients with heart failure (HF) represents a series of specific actions that patients should take, as an important treatment component...
  2. pmc Physician and patient predictors of evidence-based prescribing in heart failure: a multilevel study
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e31082. 2012
    ..But physicians seemingly do not sufficiently follow this recommendation, while little is known about the physician and patient predictors of adherence...
  3. pmc Primary care practice-based care management for chronically ill patients (PraCMan): study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN56104508]
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vosstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 12:163. 2011
    ..Care management programmes based on health care assistants (HCAs) targeting adult patients with a high risk of hospitalisation may be an innovative approach to deliver cost-efficient intensified care to patients most in need...
  4. pmc Case management for patients with chronic systolic heart failure in primary care: the HICMan exploratory randomised controlled trial
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 11:56. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the effectiveness of a new model of CHF case management conducted by doctors' assistants (DAs, equivalent to a nursing role) and supported by general practitioners (GPs)...
  5. pmc Comparison of physician referral and insurance claims data-based risk prediction as approaches to identify patients for care management in primary care: an observational study
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 14:157. 2013
    ..This study aimed to compare hospitalization and mortality rates of patients identified for CM either by treating primary care physicians (PCPs) or predictive modelling software for hospitalization risk (PM)...
  6. pmc Strategies for reducing potentially avoidable hospitalizations for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Fam Med 11:363-70. 2013
    ..This study explores the complex causality of such hospitalizations from the perspective of primary care physicians...
  7. pmc Primary care physicians' experiences with case finding for practice-based care management
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Manag Care 18:e155-61. 2012
    ..This study aimed to explore how primary care physicians (PCPs) select patients for practice based care management and how risk prediction may complement their case finding...
  8. pmc Rationale, design and conduct of a randomised controlled trial evaluating a primary care-based complex intervention to improve the quality of life of heart failure patients: HICMan (Heidelberg Integrated Case Management)
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:25. 2007
    ..It remains unclear whether a comprehensive primary care-based case management for the treating general practitioner (GP) can improve patients' QoL...
  9. pmc Patient- and provider-related determinants of generic and specific health-related quality of life of patients with chronic systolic heart failure in primary care: a cross-sectional study
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:98. 2010
    ..Our aim was to explore the impactof such a set of variables on generic and disease-specific HRQOL...
  10. doi request reprint Patterns of multimorbidity in primary care patients at high risk of future hospitalization
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Popul Health Manag 15:119-24. 2012
    ..Care management interventions will have to account for discordant co-occurring conditions such as osteoarthritis and depression...
  11. pmc Barriers to guideline implementation and educational needs of general practitioners regarding heart failure: a qualitative study
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    GMS Z Med Ausbild 29:Doc46. 2012
    ..As part of the development of a tailored curriculum, aim of this study was to identify barriers of guideline adherence and needs for medical education (CME) in HF care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Identification of patients likely to benefit from care management programs
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Manag Care 17:345-52. 2011
    ..To compare predictive modeling (PM), selection by primary care physician (PCP), and a combination of both as approaches to prospective patient identification for care management programs...
  13. doi request reprint Improved guideline adherence to pharmacotherapy of chronic systolic heart failure in general practice--results from a cluster-randomized controlled trial of implementation of a clinical practice guideline
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of Genral Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:823-9. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of a new, multifaceted intervention (educational train-the-trainer course plus pharmacotherapy feedback = TTT) compared with standard education on guideline adherence (GA) in general practice...
  14. doi request reprint Doctors' assistants' views of case management to improve chronic heart failure care in general practice: a qualitative study
    Rebecca Olbort
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    J Adv Nurs 65:799-808. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint German diabetes disease management programs are appropriate for restructuring care according to the chronic care model: an evaluation with the patient assessment of chronic illness care instrument
    Joachim Szecsenyi
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Vosstrasse 2, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Diabetes Care 31:1150-4. 2008
    ..We examined differences as perceived and experienced by patients with type 2 diabetes between those enrolled in a DMP compared with patients receiving usual care in two federal states of Germany...
  16. pmc Development of a primary care-based complex care management intervention for chronically ill patients at high risk for hospitalization: a study protocol
    Tobias Freund
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vosstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Implement Sci 5:70. 2010
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  17. pmc PalliPA: How can general practices support caregivers of patients at their end of life in a home-care setting? A study protocol
    Katja Hermann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vossstr 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 5:233. 2012
    ..The aim of this project is to develop a best practice model for engaging with and supporting family caregivers...
  18. pmc Primary care-based multifaceted, interdisciplinary medical educational intervention for patients with systolic heart failure: lessons learned from a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Frank Peters-Klimm
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 10:68. 2009
    ..The aim was to explore the impact of a multidisciplinary educational intervention for general practitioners (GPs) (Train the trainer = TTT) on patient and performance outcomes...