Klaus Eichler

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Barriers to apply cardiovascular prediction rules in primary care: a postal survey
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre for Patient Oriented Research, University Hospital of Zurich, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Fam Pract 8:1. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural treatment for weight loss in primary care: a prospective study
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:489-95. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Prediction of first coronary events with the Framingham score: a systematic review
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre for Patient Oriented Research, University Hospital of Zurich, Postfach Nord, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am Heart J 153:722-31, 731.e1-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventive health risk appraisal for older people and impact on GPs' patient management: a prospective study
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre, University Hospital of Zurich, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Fam Pract 24:604-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint 'Emerge': Benchmarking of clinical performance and patients' experiences with emergency care in Switzerland
    David L B Schwappach
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Witten, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 15:473-85. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of statins in primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Klaus Eichler
    Arch Intern Med 167:1100; author reply 1100-1. 2007

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Barriers to apply cardiovascular prediction rules in primary care: a postal survey
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre for Patient Oriented Research, University Hospital of Zurich, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Fam Pract 8:1. 2007
    ..Little is known about barriers for application. The objective of this study was to evaluate barriers impeding the application of cardiovascular prediction rules in primary prevention...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural treatment for weight loss in primary care: a prospective study
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:489-95. 2007
    ..We assessed whether implementation of a community-based CBT weight loss programme for adults in routine care is feasible and prospectively assessed patient outcome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prediction of first coronary events with the Framingham score: a systematic review
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre for Patient Oriented Research, University Hospital of Zurich, Postfach Nord, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am Heart J 153:722-31, 731.e1-8. 2007
    ..Uncertainty exists about the performance of the Framingham risk score when applied in different populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventive health risk appraisal for older people and impact on GPs' patient management: a prospective study
    Klaus Eichler
    Horten Centre, University Hospital of Zurich, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Fam Pract 24:604-9. 2007
    ..Health risk appraisals (HRAs) are recommended for detection of potentially modifiable risk factors for health status decline of older people. Little is known how family physicians manage detected risk factors...
  5. ncbi request reprint 'Emerge': Benchmarking of clinical performance and patients' experiences with emergency care in Switzerland
    David L B Schwappach
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Witten, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 15:473-85. 2003
    ..To assess the effects of uniform indicator measurement and group benchmarking followed by hospital-specific activities on clinical performance measures and patients' experiences with emergency care in Switzerland...
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of statins in primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
    Klaus Eichler
    Arch Intern Med 167:1100; author reply 1100-1. 2007