Hendrik van den Bussche

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The epidemiology of chronic diseases and long-term care : Results of a claims data-based study]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 47:403-9. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint [Size and type of frequent use of ambulatory medical care among the elderly population in Germany: a study based on statutory health insurance data]
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 107:435-41. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [Which chronic diseases are associated with frequent attending of ambulatory medical care in the elderly population in Germany? - A study based on statutory health insurance data]
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 107:442-50. 2013
  4. pmc Activating GENeral practitioners dialogue with patients on their Agenda (MultiCare AGENDA) study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Attila Altiner
    Institute of General Practice, Medical Faculty, University of Rostock, Doberaner Str 142, Rostock 18057, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 13:118. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Satisfied general practitioners and critical nursing staff - problems of interprofessional cooperation in the home care of dementia patients]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 75:328-33. 2013
  6. doi request reprint [General practitioner or specialist at home or abroad?]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf
    Gesundheitswesen 74:786-92. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A comparative study demonstrated that prevalence figures on multimorbidity require cautious interpretation when drawn from a single database
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:209-17. 2013
  8. doi request reprint [The joint research project "Comorbidity and multimorbidity in primary care" (MultiCare)]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 44:73-100. 2011
  9. pmc Does GP training in depression care affect patient outcome? - A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Claudia Sikorski
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:10. 2012
  10. pmc Impact of geriatric comorbidity and polypharmacy on cholinesterase inhibitors prescribing in dementia
    Falk Hoffmann
    University of Bremen, Centre for Social Policy Research, Division Health Economics, Health Policy and Outcomes Research, Bremen, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 11:190. 2011

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint [The epidemiology of chronic diseases and long-term care : Results of a claims data-based study]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 47:403-9. 2014
    ..Nevertheless, a systematic study on the nature and the prevalence of those diseases associated with long-term care has not been yet undertaken in Germany...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Size and type of frequent use of ambulatory medical care among the elderly population in Germany: a study based on statutory health insurance data]
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 107:435-41. 2013
    ..The authors report the results of a study on frequent attenders in ambulatory medical care among elderly people in Germany and on the factors related to frequent attendance such as age, sex, multi-morbidity and long-term care dependency...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Which chronic diseases are associated with frequent attending of ambulatory medical care in the elderly population in Germany? - A study based on statutory health insurance data]
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 107:442-50. 2013
    ..The authors report the results of a study on the association between morbidity of the elderly and various forms of frequent attendance in ambulatory medical care in Germany...
  4. pmc Activating GENeral practitioners dialogue with patients on their Agenda (MultiCare AGENDA) study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Attila Altiner
    Institute of General Practice, Medical Faculty, University of Rostock, Doberaner Str 142, Rostock 18057, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 13:118. 2012
    ..Secondary hypotheses include a better knowledge of GPs about their patients' medication, a higher patient satisfaction and a more effective and/or efficient health care utilization...
  5. doi request reprint [Satisfied general practitioners and critical nursing staff - problems of interprofessional cooperation in the home care of dementia patients]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 75:328-33. 2013
    ..Analysis of views of general practioners and nurses of interprofessional cooperation between general practititoners and nurses in the ambulatory care of dementia patients is presented...
  6. doi request reprint [General practitioner or specialist at home or abroad?]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf
    Gesundheitswesen 74:786-92. 2012
    ..A dramatic difference between the demand for general practitioners and the career intentions of medical graduates is observed. Measures to increase the attractiveness of primary care, especially in the countryside, are urgently needed...
  7. doi request reprint A comparative study demonstrated that prevalence figures on multimorbidity require cautious interpretation when drawn from a single database
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:209-17. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint [The joint research project "Comorbidity and multimorbidity in primary care" (MultiCare)]
    H van den Bussche
    Institut fur Allgemeinmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Deutschland
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 44:73-100. 2011
    ..During the first funding period (2008-2010) the network consisted of two observational and two interventional studies. Their results as of summer 2011 are presented in the following article...
  9. pmc Does GP training in depression care affect patient outcome? - A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Claudia Sikorski
    Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:10. 2012
    ..Provider training is a self-evident approach to enhance detection, diagnoses and treatment options and might even lead to improved patient outcomes...
  10. pmc Impact of geriatric comorbidity and polypharmacy on cholinesterase inhibitors prescribing in dementia
    Falk Hoffmann
    University of Bremen, Centre for Social Policy Research, Division Health Economics, Health Policy and Outcomes Research, Bremen, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 11:190. 2011
    ..We aimed to study if geriatric comorbidity and polypharmacy influence the prescription of ChEIs in patients with dementia in Germany...
  11. pmc Patterns of ambulatory medical care utilization in elderly patients with special reference to chronic diseases and multimorbidity--results from a claims data based observational study in Germany
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Geriatr 11:54. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to analyze ambulatory medical care utilization by elderly patients in relation to age, gender, number of chronic conditions, patterns of multimorbidity, and nursing dependency in Germany...
  12. pmc Specialist involvement and referral patterns in ambulatory medical care for patients with dementia in Germany: results of a claims data based case-control study
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:148. 2011
    ..To analyze the referral processes from general practitioners to specialists and among specialists for dementia patients in the time periods before, during and after the diagnosis in Germany...
  13. doi request reprint Antidementia drug prescription sources and patterns after the diagnosis of dementia in Germany: results of a claims data-based 1-year follow-up
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 26:225-31. 2011
    ..Further research is needed both on reasons for nonprescription among professionals and for discontinuation by the patients. In addition, the problems of practicability and implementation of guidelines deserve more attention...
  14. pmc Which chronic diseases and disease combinations are specific to multimorbidity in the elderly? Results of a claims data based cross-sectional study in Germany
    Hendrik van den Bussche
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 11:101. 2011
    ..This is the first comprehensive study addressing multimorbidity on the basis of German claims data. The main research question was to find out which chronic diseases and disease combinations are specific to multimorbidity in the elderly...
  15. pmc The influence of age, gender and socio-economic status on multimorbidity patterns in primary care. First results from the multicare cohort study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:89. 2012
    ..The objective of this paper is to analyze the association of socio-demographic variables, and especially socio-economic status with multimorbidity in general and with each multimorbidity pattern...
  16. pmc Multimorbidity patterns in the elderly: a new approach of disease clustering identifies complex interrelations between chronic conditions
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e15941. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to increase the knowledge of specific processes of multimorbidity in an unselected elderly population by identifying patterns of statistically significantly associated comorbidity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Utilization patterns of ambulatory medical care before and after the diagnosis of dementia in Germany--results of a case-control study
    Marion Eisele
    Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:475-83. 2010
    ..To analyze how the diagnosis of dementia changes the utilization of the ambulatory medical care services in the German statutory health insurance...
  18. pmc Self-reported competence, attitude and approach of physicians towards patients with dementia in ambulatory care: results of a postal survey
    Hanna Kaduszkiewicz
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:54. 2008
    ..A further aim was to compare GPs and specialists with regard to differences in these areas...
  19. pmc The German MultiCare-study: Patterns of multimorbidity in primary health care - protocol of a prospective cohort study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:145. 2009
    ..As a consequence, there is little help for GPs in adjusting care for these patients, even though studies suggest that adhering to present clinical practice guidelines in the care of patients with multimorbidity may have adverse effects...
  20. pmc Selection effects may account for better outcomes of the German Disease Management Program for type 2 diabetes
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr, 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:351. 2010
    ....
  21. pmc Agreement between self-reported and general practitioner-reported chronic conditions among multimorbid patients in primary care - results of the MultiCare Cohort Study
    Heike Hansen
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 15:39. 2014
    ....
  22. pmc Impact of depression on health care utilization and costs among multimorbid patients--from the MultiCare Cohort Study
    Jens Oliver Bock
    Department of Health Economics and Health Services Research, Hamburg Center for Health Economics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e91973. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to describe and analyze the effects of depression on health care utilization and costs in a sample of multimorbid elderly patients...
  23. pmc Relative impact of multimorbid chronic conditions on health-related quality of life--results from the MultiCare Cohort Study
    Christian Brettschneider
    Department of Health Economics and Health Services Research, Hamburg Center for Health Economics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e66742. 2013
    ..In this study, we analyse the impact of a large number of conditions on HRQL in multimorbid patients without preselecting particular diseases. We also explore the effects of these conditions on the specific dimensions of HRQL...
  24. pmc Epidemiological strategies for adapting clinical practice guidelines to the needs of multimorbid patients
    Eva Blozik
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistraße 52 D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:352. 2013
    ..This is why new types of guidelines that address the problem of interacting medical interventions and conditions in multimorbid patients are needed...
  25. pmc Strategies for improving participation in diabetes education. A qualitative study
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e95035. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze patients' attitudes towards diabetes education in order to identify barriers to participation and develop strategies for better patient education...
  26. doi request reprint Malperformance in verbal fluency and delayed recall as cognitive risk factors for impairment in instrumental activities of daily living
    Mirjam Koehler
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 31:81-8. 2011
    ..This study explored the association between cognitive and functional performance in general and in single IADL domains. Also, risk factors for developing IADL impairment were assessed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Identifying groups of nonparticipants in type 2 diabetes mellitus education
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Am J Manag Care 19:499-506. 2013
    ..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to describe patient-reported reasons for nonparticipation and to identify typical subgroups of nonparticipants in order to improve recruitment strategies...
  28. pmc Prognosis of mild cognitive impairment in general practice: results of the German AgeCoDe study
    Hanna Kaduszkiewicz
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany Kaduszkiewicz, Eisele, van den Bussche, Scherer Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany Wiese, Prokein Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Schleswig Holstein Kaduszkiewicz Institute of Social Medicine, Occupational Health and Public Health, University of Leipzig, Germany Luppa, Luck, Riedel Heller Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Germany Jessen, Maier Department of Psychiatry, Technical University of Munich, Germany Bickel, Mösch Institute of General Practice, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany Pentzek, Fuchs Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany Eifflaender Gorfer, Weyerer Department of Health Economics and Health Services Research, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany König, Brettschneider German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases DZNE, Bonn, University of Manitoba
    Ann Fam Med 12:158-65. 2014
    ..We investigated the prognostic value of such a diagnosis and analyzed the determinants of the future course of MCI in the AgeCoDe study (German Study on Ageing, Cognition, and Dementia in Primary Care Patients)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Telling "the truth" in dementia--do attitude and approach of general practitioners and specialists differ?
    Hanna Kaduszkiewicz
    Institute of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 70:220-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate differences between GPs and specialists (neurologists and psychiatrists) in the German ambulatory care system concerning the disclosure of the diagnosis of dementia...
  30. pmc Cholinesterase inhibitors for patients with Alzheimer's disease: systematic review of randomised clinical trials
    Hanna Kaduszkiewicz
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMJ 331:321-7. 2005
    ..Three cholinesterase inhibitors are currently recommended: donepezil, rivastigmine, and galantamine. This review assessed the scientific evidence for the recommendation of these agents...
  31. pmc The disease management program for type 2 diabetes in Germany enhances process quality of diabetes care - a follow-up survey of patient's experiences
    Ingmar Schafer
    Department of Primary Medical Care, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:55. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of two types of Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy in chronic stroke patients: A pilot study
    Anne Barzel
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 27:673-80. 2009
    ..The original technique includes an intensive 2-week program with 6 hours of daily physiotherapy. Due to high expenses it is difficult to implement this concept in outpatient care...
  33. ncbi request reprint Home-based exercise training as maintenance after outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation
    Marcel du Moulin
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Respiration 77:139-45. 2009
    ..Pulmonary rehabilitation is successful in improving exercise capacity and quality of life in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, training effects diminish over time...