Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Development of the EQ-5D-Y: a child-friendly version of the EQ-5D
    Nora Wille
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Research Unit Child Public Health, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 19:875-86. 2010
  2. pmc The European KIDSCREEN approach to measure quality of life and well-being in children: development, current application, and future advances
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52 W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 23:791-803. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Subjective well-being measures for children were developed within the PROMIS project: presentation of first results
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:207-18. 2014
  4. doi request reprint [Health-related quality of life and mental health of children and adolescents in Germany: results from the German HBSC Study 2006-2010]
    U Ravens-Sieberer
    Forschungssektion Child Public Health, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg
    Gesundheitswesen 74:S33-41. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Child and adolescent health in Germany: findings from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC)-WHO-Youth Health Survey 2002-2010]
    U Ravens-Sieberer
    Forschungssektion Child Public Health, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg
    Gesundheitswesen 74:S4-7. 2012
  6. pmc Determinants of agreement between self-reported and parent-assessed quality of life for children in Germany-results of the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS)
    Ute Ellert
    Department of Health Reporting, Robert Koch Institute, Seestr, 10, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:102. 2011
  7. pmc Feasibility, reliability, and validity of the EQ-5D-Y: results from a multinational study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Research Unit Child Public Health, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 19:887-97. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:148-56. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the parent strengths and difficulties questionnaire in the general population of German children and adolescents: results of the BELLA study
    Aribert Rothenberger
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Gottingen, Von Siebold Strasse 5, 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:99-105. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of two ADHD questionnaires: comparing the Conners' scale and the FBB-HKS in the general population of German children and adolescents--results of the BELLA study
    Michael Erhart
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:106-15. 2008

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Publications31

  1. pmc Development of the EQ-5D-Y: a child-friendly version of the EQ-5D
    Nora Wille
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Research Unit Child Public Health, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 19:875-86. 2010
    ..To develop a self-report version of the EQ-5D for younger respondents, named the EQ-5D-Y (Youth); to test its comprehensibility for children and adolescents and to compare results obtained using the standard adult EQ-5D and the EQ-5D-Y...
  2. pmc The European KIDSCREEN approach to measure quality of life and well-being in children: development, current application, and future advances
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52 W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 23:791-803. 2014
    ..The article gives an overview of the development of the tool, summarizes its extensive applications in Europe, and describes the development of a new computerized adaptive test (KIDS-CAT) based on KIDSCREEN experiences...
  3. ncbi request reprint Subjective well-being measures for children were developed within the PROMIS project: presentation of first results
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:207-18. 2014
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  4. doi request reprint [Health-related quality of life and mental health of children and adolescents in Germany: results from the German HBSC Study 2006-2010]
    U Ravens-Sieberer
    Forschungssektion Child Public Health, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg
    Gesundheitswesen 74:S33-41. 2012
    ..The fact that every 7th 11- to 15-year-old shows signs of mental health problems raises concern and suggests that addressing mental health problems needs to gain more priority in public health measures...
  5. doi request reprint [Child and adolescent health in Germany: findings from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC)-WHO-Youth Health Survey 2002-2010]
    U Ravens-Sieberer
    Forschungssektion Child Public Health, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg
    Gesundheitswesen 74:S4-7. 2012
    ..This short report gives an overview on the key results and findings of the 10 papers in the supplement...
  6. pmc Determinants of agreement between self-reported and parent-assessed quality of life for children in Germany-results of the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS)
    Ute Ellert
    Department of Health Reporting, Robert Koch Institute, Seestr, 10, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:102. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Feasibility, reliability, and validity of the EQ-5D-Y: results from a multinational study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Research Unit Child Public Health, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 19:887-97. 2010
    ..To examine the feasibility, reliability, and validity of the newly developed EQ-5D-Y...
  8. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:148-56. 2008
    ..Identifying children and adolescents with particularly low health-related quality of life allows for an early detection of hidden morbidity and health care needs...
  9. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the parent strengths and difficulties questionnaire in the general population of German children and adolescents: results of the BELLA study
    Aribert Rothenberger
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Gottingen, Von Siebold Strasse 5, 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:99-105. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the impact supplement of the extended SDQ surveys for perceived problems, impact, and burden...
  10. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of two ADHD questionnaires: comparing the Conners' scale and the FBB-HKS in the general population of German children and adolescents--results of the BELLA study
    Michael Erhart
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:106-15. 2008
    ..The German ADHD Rating scale (FBB-HKS/ADHS) consists of 20 items that assess the severity and perceived burden of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness as defined by the ICD-10 and DSM-IV...
  11. doi request reprint Risk and protective factors for children's and adolescents' mental health: results of the BELLA study
    Nora Wille
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Building W 29 Erikahaus, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:133-47. 2008
    ..Since prevalence rates of mental health problems in children and adolescents are high and of considerable relevance to public health, determinants of mental health, such as risk and protective factors, are of special interest...
  12. doi request reprint How often do children meet ICD-10/DSM-IV criteria of attention deficit-/hyperactivity disorder and hyperkinetic disorder? Parent-based prevalence rates in a national sample--results of the BELLA study
    Manfred Dopfner
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Strasse 10, 50931, Cologne, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:59-70. 2008
    ..There is a lack of representative prevalence rates for attention deficit-/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) according to DSM-IV criteria and hyperkinetic disorder (HD) according to ICD-10 criteria for German subjects...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of mental health problems among children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study within the National Health Interview and Examination Survey
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:22-33. 2008
    ..However, so far no detailed epidemiological data has been available for a representative national sample in Germany...
  14. doi request reprint Disordered eating behaviour and attitudes, associated psychopathology and health-related quality of life: results of the BELLA study
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Technical University, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:82-91. 2008
    ..To identify disordered eating behaviour and attitudes in a large representative population in order to determine the relationship with body weight status, and to assess associated psychopathology and health-related quality of life...
  15. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the KINDL-R questionnaire: results of the BELLA study
    Monika Bullinger
    Center for Psychosocial Medicine, Institute and Polyclinic for Medical Psychology, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, S35, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:125-32. 2008
    ..One frequently used generic measure for children and adolescents is the KINDL-R questionnaire developed by Ravens-Sieberer and Bullinger (Qual Life Res 7:399-407, 1998)...
  16. pmc How impaired are children and adolescents by mental health problems? Results of the BELLA study
    Nora Wille
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:42-51. 2008
    ..Furthermore, differences between childrens' and parents' perceptions of present impairment and impairing symptoms are of interest with respect to treatment-seeking behaviour...
  17. doi request reprint Examining the relationship between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and overweight in children and adolescents
    Michael Erhart
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 21:39-49. 2012
    ..Longitudinal studies are needed to better understand the mechanisms underlying the association between ADHD and overweight/obesity...
  18. doi request reprint Measuring mental health and well-being of school-children in 15 European countries using the KIDSCREEN-10 Index
    Michael Erhart
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Public Health 54:160-6. 2009
    ..To test the psychometric properties and measurement results of the KIDSCREEN-10 Mental Health Index in school children from 15 European countries...
  19. doi request reprint The mental health module (BELLA study) within the German Health Interview and Examination Survey of Children and Adolescents (KiGGS): study design and methods
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:10-21. 2008
    ..No such difference was observed for the children's self-reported mental health. A weighting procedure was applied to correct for deviations from the sociodemographic and socioeconomic structure of the target population...
  20. pmc Health-related quality of life in overweight and obese youths: results of a multicenter study
    Nora Wille
    Research Section Child Public Health, Dept, of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr, 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:36. 2010
    ..We examined treatment-seeking overweight and obese youths to better understand the gender, age, and treatment modality differences in generic and disease-specific health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  21. pmc Reliability, construct and criterion validity of the KIDSCREEN-10 score: a short measure for children and adolescents' well-being and health-related quality of life
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Child Public Health, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 19:1487-500. 2010
    ..To assess the criterion and construct validity of the KIDSCREEN-10 well-being and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) score, a short version of the KIDSCREEN-52 and KIDSCREEN-27 instruments...
  22. pmc Effects of phone versus mail survey methods on the measurement of health-related quality of life and emotional and behavioural problems in adolescents
    Michael Erhart
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children, Center for Obstetrics and Pediatrics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Building W 29, Martinistr 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:491. 2009
    ..We therefore set out to study possible differences in using telephone and mail survey methods to measure health-related quality of life and emotional and behavioural problems in children and adolescents...
  23. pmc Measuring adolescents' HRQoL via self reports and parent proxy reports: an evaluation of the psychometric properties of both versions of the KINDL-R instrument
    Michael Erhart
    Child Public Health, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr, 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:77. 2009
    ..This study compares the reliability, factorial validity and convergent and known group validity of the self-report and parent-report versions of the HRQoL KINDL-R questionnaire for children and adolescents...
  24. doi request reprint Assessing health-related quality of life in European children and adolescents
    Corinna Petersen-Ewert
    Department of Nursing and Management, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:1752-6. 2011
    ..Future research needs are discussed...
  25. doi request reprint Overweight and its impact on the health-related quality of life in children and adolescents: results from the European KIDSCREEN survey
    Veronika Ottova
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, Research Unit Child Public Health, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Qual Life Res 21:59-69. 2012
    ..To analyse the impact of overweight on HRQoL in a European sample of children and adolescents...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life and chronic conditions: the perspective of children and adolescents in rehabilitation]
    Monika Bullinger
    Institut und Poliklinik für Medizinische Psychologie, Zentrum fur Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 55:23-35. 2006
    ..The study shows that QoL assessment in children with chronic conditions is feasible and that children profit from rehabilitation programs. To further assess the QoL benefit in paediatric rehabilitation more studies are needed...
  27. pmc The impact of overweight and obesity on health-related quality of life in childhood--results from an intervention study
    Nora Wille
    University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Research Group Child Public Health, Center for Obstetrics and Pediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Building W 29, Martinistr, 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:421. 2008
    ..We examined HRQoL and emotional well-being in overweight children from an outpatient treatment sample as well as changes of these parameters during treatment...
  28. doi request reprint Subjective health, symptom load and quality of life of children and adolescents in Europe
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Public Health 54:151-9. 2009
    ..To examine cross-cultural differences in the prevalence of school children's subjective health types and the pattern of socio-demographic and socio-economic differences...
  29. ncbi request reprint A comparison of Rasch item-fit and Cronbach's alpha item reduction analysis for the development of a Quality of Life scale for children and adolescents
    M Erhart
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Child Care Health Dev 36:473-84. 2010
    ..The reliability and structural, cross-cultural and known-group validity of the measures were examined...
  30. doi request reprint Rasch measurement properties of the KIDSCREEN quality of life instrument in children with cerebral palsy and differential item functioning between children with and without cerebral palsy
    Michael Erhart
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Value Health 12:782-92. 2009
    ..To assess if the Rasch-scaled KIDSCREEN-52 generic health-related quality of life measure was valid in children with cerebral palsy (CP)...
  31. ncbi request reprint HRQoL of European children and adolescents with short stature as assessed with generic (KIDSCREEN) and chronic-generic (DISABKIDS) instruments
    Neuza Silva
    Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistraße 52 W26, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 13:817-27. 2013
    ..Conclusion: Although their HRQoL is not significantly compromised, patients diagnosed with short stature may profit from growth-hormone treatment. Specific instruments are needed to adequately assess the effectiveness of treatment. ..