Thomas Rosemann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc General practitioners' attitudes towards research in primary care: qualitative results of a cross sectional study
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department, of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 5:31. 2004
  2. pmc Health service utilization patterns of primary care patients with osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research Vosstr, 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:169. 2007
  3. pmc Problems and needs for improving primary care of osteoarthritis patients: the views of patients, general practitioners and practice nurses
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr, 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:48. 2006
  4. ncbi Case management of arthritis patients in primary care: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1390-7. 2007
  5. pmc How can the practice nurse be more involved in the care of the chronically ill? The perspectives of GPs, patients and practice nurses
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 7:14. 2006
  6. ncbi Cultural adaptation and validation of a German version of the Arthritis Impact Measurement Scales (AIMS2)
    T Rosemann
    University Hospital of Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, Vosstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:1128-33. 2007
  7. ncbi Use of a patient information leaflet to influence patient decisions regarding mode of administration of NSAID medications in case of acute low back pain
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Spine J 15:1737-41. 2006
  8. pmc Comparison of AIMS2-SF, WOMAC, x-ray and a global physician assessment in order to approach quality of life in patients suffering from osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:6. 2006
  9. pmc Referrals from general practice to consultants in Germany: if the GP is the initiator, patients' experiences are more positive
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:5. 2006
  10. pmc Rationale, design and conduct of a comprehensive evaluation of a primary care based intervention to improve the quality of life of osteoarthritis patients. The PraxArt-project: a cluster randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN87252339]
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 5:77. 2005

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Publications38

  1. pmc General practitioners' attitudes towards research in primary care: qualitative results of a cross sectional study
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department, of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 5:31. 2004
    ..The results should enable a more successful approach to GPs in further studies...
  2. pmc Health service utilization patterns of primary care patients with osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research Vosstr, 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:169. 2007
    ..To assess factors associated with visits to GPs, orthopaedists, and non-physician practitioners of complementary medicine (alternative practitioners) by primary care patients with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  3. pmc Problems and needs for improving primary care of osteoarthritis patients: the views of patients, general practitioners and practice nurses
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr, 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:48. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to identify health care needs of patients with OA and to reveal possible obstacles for improvements in primary care management of OA patients...
  4. ncbi Case management of arthritis patients in primary care: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1390-7. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc How can the practice nurse be more involved in the care of the chronically ill? The perspectives of GPs, patients and practice nurses
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 7:14. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Cultural adaptation and validation of a German version of the Arthritis Impact Measurement Scales (AIMS2)
    T Rosemann
    University Hospital of Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, Vosstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:1128-33. 2007
    ..To validate a translated and culturally adapted version of the Arthritis Impact Measurement Scale (AIMS) 2 in primary care patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip and knee...
  7. ncbi Use of a patient information leaflet to influence patient decisions regarding mode of administration of NSAID medications in case of acute low back pain
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Spine J 15:1737-41. 2006
    ..The results should help to reduce physicians' fear of losing patients when not following their demand for i.m. injections and therefore enable a safer pain treatment...
  8. pmc Comparison of AIMS2-SF, WOMAC, x-ray and a global physician assessment in order to approach quality of life in patients suffering from osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:6. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to reveal possible factors which mainly influence general practitioners (GPs) assessment of patients' QoL...
  9. pmc Referrals from general practice to consultants in Germany: if the GP is the initiator, patients' experiences are more positive
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:5. 2006
    ..An additional objective was to examine the impact of purpose regarding the referral and of the referrer on the experiences of GPs and patients...
  10. pmc Rationale, design and conduct of a comprehensive evaluation of a primary care based intervention to improve the quality of life of osteoarthritis patients. The PraxArt-project: a cluster randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN87252339]
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 5:77. 2005
    ..But it remains unclear if these comprehensive evidence based approaches can improve patients' quality of life if they are provided in a primary care setting...
  11. ncbi Evaluation and cultural adaptation of a German version of the AIMS2-SF questionnaire (German AIMS2-SF)
    T Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 44:1190-5. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the validity of a translated and culturally adapted version of the Arthritis Impact Measurement Scales 2, Short Form (AIMS2-SF) in patients suffering from osteoarthritis (OA) in primary care...
  12. pmc Gender disparities in diabetes and coronary heart disease medication among patients with type 2 diabetes: results from the DIANA study
    Heike U Krämer
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 581, D 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:88. 2012
    ..Coronary heart disease (CHD) is one of the most common long-term complications in people with type 2 diabetes. We analyzed whether or not gender differences exist in diabetes and CHD medication among people with type 2 diabetes...
  13. pmc The care of patients with subthreshold depression in primary care: is it all that bad? A qualitative study on the views of general practitioners and patients
    Matthias Backenstrass
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Clinic of General Adult Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr, 4, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:190. 2007
    ....
  14. pmc Additional impact of concomitant hypertension and osteoarthritis on quality of life among patients with type 2 diabetes in primary care in Germany - a cross-sectional survey
    Antje Miksch
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:19. 2009
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional survey was to assess the impact of additional comorbidities on quality of life within a large sample of patients with type 2 diabetes in primary care...
  15. pmc Osteoarthritis and functional disability: results of a cross sectional study among primary care patients in Germany
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:79. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to determine factors associated with functional disability in patients with OA...
  16. ncbi Predictors of depression in a sample of 1,021 primary care patients with osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 57:415-22. 2007
    ..The goal of the present study was to assess the prevalence and severity of depression in a large sample of patients with OA and to reveal predictors of depression...
  17. pmc Co- and multimorbidity patterns in primary care based on episodes of care: results from the German CONTENT project
    Gunter Laux
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:14. 2008
    ..The study aims to describe co- and multimorbidity as well as health care utilization based on episodes of care for the study population of the first participating general practices...
  18. ncbi Pain and osteoarthritis in primary care: factors associated with pain perception in a sample of 1,021 patients
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Pain Med 9:903-10. 2008
    ..Therefore, the aim of the study was to determine factors associated with pain intensity in a large sample of OA patients in primary care...
  19. pmc Validation and cultural adaptation of a German version of the Physicians' Reactions to Uncertainty scales
    Antonius Schneider
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Medical Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:81. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the validity of a translated and culturally adapted version of the Physicians' Reaction to Uncertainty scales (PRU) in primary care physicians...
  20. ncbi The impact of concomitant depression on quality of life and health service utilisation in patients with osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Vossstr 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 27:859-63. 2007
    ..This results in increased health service utilisation. Appropriate treatment of depression would appear not only to increase QoL but also to lower costs by decreasing health service utilisation...
  21. doi Factors associated with physical activity of patients with osteoarthritis of the lower limb
    Thomas Rosemann
    University Hospital of Heidelberg, Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, Vossstr Heidelberg, Germany
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:288-93. 2008
    ..To know about factors associated with PA can increase the success of interventions aiming at increasing PA. The aim of the study was to determine predictors of PA in patients suffering from OA to the hip or to the knee...
  22. pmc ELSID-Diabetes study-evaluation of a large scale implementation of disease management programmes for patients with type 2 diabetes. Rationale, design and conduct--a study protocol [ISRCTN08471887]
    Stefanie Joos
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr 2, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 5:99. 2005
    ..The aim of the study is to assess the effectiveness of DMP by example of type 2 diabetes in the primary care setting of two German federal states (Rheinland-Pfalz and Sachsen-Anhalt)...
  23. pmc Use of complementary and alternative medicine in Germany - a survey of patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Stefanie Joos
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:19. 2006
    ..Previous studies have suggested an increasing use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The aim of our study was to evaluate the use of CAM in German patients with IBD...
  24. pmc The role of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in Germany - a focus group study of GPs
    Stefanie Joos
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:127. 2008
    ..Furthermore, experiences of GPs integrating CAM in their daily practice were explored...
  25. doi 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...
  26. pmc Physicians perceived usefulness of high-cost diagnostic imaging studies: results of a referral study in a German medical quality network
    Antonius Schneider
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg
    BMC Fam Pract 6:22. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the physicians' perceived usefulness of high-cost diagnostic imaging in patients with different clinical conditions...
  27. ncbi [Antihypertensive pharmacotherapy of patients in primary care with either a statutory or private health insurance]
    Gunter Laux
    Abteilung Allgemeinmedizin und Versorgungsforschung, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 104:108-13. 2009
    ..Within this article, the antihypertensive treatment of insurants of the statutory health insurance and the private health insurance is compared with regard to the medical treatment and associated costs...
  28. ncbi Osteoarthritis of the knee and hip: a comparison of factors associated with physical activity
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1811-7. 2007
    ..Our results may help to tailor future interventions more appropriately. Further research is needed to determine whether these tailored interventions will result in increased PA...
  29. ncbi Evaluation of a culturally adapted German version of the Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care (PACIC 5A) questionnaire in a sample of osteoarthritis patients
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:806-13. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the validity of a translated and culturally adapted version of the Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care (PACIC 5A) questionnaire among osteoarthritis (OA) patients...
  30. pmc Effectiveness of a supportive telephone counseling intervention in type 2 diabetes patients: randomized controlled study
    Ute Mons
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e77954. 2013
    ..5%) in a primary care setting...
  31. ncbi The CONTENT project: a problem-oriented, episode-based electronic patient record in primary care
    Gunter Laux
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Inform Prim Care 13:249-55. 2005
    ..Aside from maintaining a morbidity registry, within the CONTENT framework various prospective and retrospective studies on particular epidemiological and health economic research topics will be conducted...
  32. pmc The importance of social support for people with type 2 diabetes - a qualitative study with general practitioners, practice nurses and patients
    Katja Goetz
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychosoc Med 9:Doc02. 2012
    ..However there is a need for an increased awareness by general practitioners and practice nurses about the influence social support could have on the individual's diabetes management...
  33. pmc Association between obesity, quality of life, physical activity and health service utilization in primary care patients with osteoarthritis
    Thomas Rosemann
    Department of General Practice, University of Zurich, Ramistr, 100, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:4. 2008
    ..To assess the association of obesity with quality of life, health service utilization and physical activity in a large sample of primary care patients with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  34. ncbi Gender differences in healthcare utilization of patients with diabetes
    Heike U Krämer
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Manag Care 18:362-9. 2012
    ..To examine gender differences in healthcare utilization including outpatient and inpatient medical care for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), despite participation in T2DM-specific disease management programs (DMP-DM)...
  35. ncbi [The future is chronic: German primary care and the Chronic Care Model--The comprehensive principles in the proactive treatment of the chronically ill]
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institut fürAllgemeinmedizin, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 100:365-74. 2006
    ..Taking the example of depression, congestive heart failure, diabetes and diseases of the musculoskeletal system we analyzed to which extent the 'Chronic Care Model' allows for improvements...
  36. pmc The Patients Assessment Chronic Illness Care (PACIC) questionnaire in The Netherlands: a validation study in rural general practice
    Michel Wensing
    Scientific Institute for Quality in Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:182. 2008
    ..Our aim was to develop and test a Dutch version of the PACIC questionnaire, a measure for patient reported structured chronic care...
  37. pmc Case management for the treatment of patients with major depression in general practices--rationale, design and conduct of a cluster randomized controlled trial--PRoMPT (PRimary care Monitoring for depressive Patient's Trial) [ISRCTN66386086]--study proto
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institute for General Practice, Chronic Care and Health Services Research, University of Frankfurt, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt a M, Germany
    BMC Public Health 5:101. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi [The "Depression Monitoring list" (DeMoL) with integrated PHQ-D-Rationale and design of a tool for the case management for depression in primary care]
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt am Main
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 100:375-82. 2006
    ..Stratified information transfer to the general practitioner should be objective to ensure patient-related communication in the practice team...