Karl Horvath

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Graz
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Long-term effects of weight-reducing interventions in hypertensive patients: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karl Horvath
    EBM Review Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Intern Med 168:571-80. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Increasing physical activity for the treatment of hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Thomas Semlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Evidence Based Medicine Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036, Graz, Austria
    Sports Med 43:1009-23. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Benefit assessment of salt reduction in patients with hypertension: systematic overview
    Eva Matyas
    Department of Internal Medicine, EBM Review Center Medical University of Graz, Austria, Graz, Austria
    J Hypertens 29:821-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in patients with hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eva Nagele
    aDepartment of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Graz bEBM Review Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz cInstitute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Documentation, Medical University of Graz dHEALTH Institute for Biomedicine and Health Sciences, Joanneum Research, Graz, Austria eInstitute for Quality and Efficiency in Healthcare IQWiG, Cologne fBristol Meyers Squibb GmbH and Co, KGaA, Munich gHannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany hBasel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland iInstitute of General Practice, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
    J Hypertens 32:1936-44; discussion 1944. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effects of weight-reducing drugs in people with hypertension
    Andrea Siebenhofer
    Institute of General Practice and Evidence Based Health Services Research, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Institute of General Practice, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD007654. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Long-term effects of weight-reducing diets in people with hypertension
    Thomas Semlitsch
    Institute of General Practice and Evidence Based Health Services Research, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 2 9, Graz, Austria, 8036
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD008274. 2016
  7. pmc Choosing Wisely: assessment of current US top five list recommendations' trustworthiness using a pragmatic approach
    Karl Horvath
    Institute of General Practice and Evidence Based Health Services Research, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    BMJ Open 6:e012366. 2016
  8. pmc Self-management of oral anticoagulation
    Andrea Siebenhofer
    Institute of General Practice, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, EBM Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Documentation, Medical University of Graz, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Graz, Institute of Biomedicine and Health Sciences HEALTH, Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Graz
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 111:83-91. 2014
  9. doi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's esophagus
    Thomas Semlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Evidence Based Medicine Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036, Graz, Austria
    Surg Endosc 24:2935-43. 2010
  10. pmc Effects of treatment in women with gestational diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karl Horvath
    EBM Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    BMJ 340:c1395. 2010

Collaborators

  • Andrea Siebenhofer
  • Thomas Semlitsch
  • Klaus Jeitler
  • Eva Nagele
  • Lars G Hemkens
  • Nicole Pignitter
  • Nicole Posch
  • Kirsten H Herrmann
  • Eva Matyas
  • Andrea Berghold
  • Johannes Plank
  • Stephanie Poggenburg
  • Ulrich Grouven
  • Tatjana Hermanns
  • Siw Waffenschmidt
  • Christoph Schuermann
  • Rainer Schoefl
  • Franz Harnoncourt
  • Thomas R Pieber
  • Peter Mrak

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Long-term effects of weight-reducing interventions in hypertensive patients: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karl Horvath
    EBM Review Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Intern Med 168:571-80. 2008
    ..2 mm Hg). In patients with essential hypertension, therapy with a weight loss diet or orlistat resulted in reductions in body weight and BP. Although sibutramine treatment reduced body weight, it did not lower BP...
  2. doi request reprint Increasing physical activity for the treatment of hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Thomas Semlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Evidence Based Medicine Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036, Graz, Austria
    Sports Med 43:1009-23. 2013
    ..Low physical activity has been identified as a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Medical societies therefore recommend increased physical activity be part of any antihypertensive therapy...
  3. doi request reprint Benefit assessment of salt reduction in patients with hypertension: systematic overview
    Eva Matyas
    Department of Internal Medicine, EBM Review Center Medical University of Graz, Austria, Graz, Austria
    J Hypertens 29:821-8. 2011
    ..We assessed the benefits and harm of reduced salt intake in patients with essential hypertension focusing on patient-relevant outcomes and blood pressure...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in patients with hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eva Nagele
    aDepartment of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Graz bEBM Review Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz cInstitute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Documentation, Medical University of Graz dHEALTH Institute for Biomedicine and Health Sciences, Joanneum Research, Graz, Austria eInstitute for Quality and Efficiency in Healthcare IQWiG, Cologne fBristol Meyers Squibb GmbH and Co, KGaA, Munich gHannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany hBasel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland iInstitute of General Practice, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
    J Hypertens 32:1936-44; discussion 1944. 2014
    ..A systematic review and meta-analysis focusing on patient-relevant outcomes and blood pressure was conducted to assess the clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in adults with essential hypertension...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effects of weight-reducing drugs in people with hypertension
    Andrea Siebenhofer
    Institute of General Practice and Evidence Based Health Services Research, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria Institute of General Practice, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD007654. 2016
    ..All major guidelines on antihypertensive therapy recommend weight loss; anti-obesity drugs may be able to help in this respect...
  6. doi request reprint Long-term effects of weight-reducing diets in people with hypertension
    Thomas Semlitsch
    Institute of General Practice and Evidence Based Health Services Research, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 2 9, Graz, Austria, 8036
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD008274. 2016
    ..Thus dietary interventions that aim to reduce body weight might be a useful intervention to reduce blood pressure and adverse cardiovascular events associated with hypertension...
  7. pmc Choosing Wisely: assessment of current US top five list recommendations' trustworthiness using a pragmatic approach
    Karl Horvath
    Institute of General Practice and Evidence Based Health Services Research, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    BMJ Open 6:e012366. 2016
    ..Identification of sufficiently trustworthy top 5 list recommendations from the US Choosing Wisely campaign...
  8. pmc Self-management of oral anticoagulation
    Andrea Siebenhofer
    Institute of General Practice, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, EBM Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Documentation, Medical University of Graz, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Medical University of Graz, Institute of Biomedicine and Health Sciences HEALTH, Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Graz
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 111:83-91. 2014
    ..It is unclear whether adult patients with an indication for long-term oral anticoagulation can benefit from self-management in terms of patient-oriented endpoints and improved coagulation values...
  9. doi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's esophagus
    Thomas Semlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Evidence Based Medicine Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036, Graz, Austria
    Surg Endosc 24:2935-43. 2010
    ..This systematic review summarizes the results of all relevant publications on this topic to answer patient-relevant clinical questions and to evaluate the potential benefit and harm of this new therapy...
  10. pmc Effects of treatment in women with gestational diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karl Horvath
    EBM Review Center, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria
    BMJ 340:c1395. 2010
    ..To summarise the benefits and harms of treatments for women with gestational diabetes mellitus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of short-acting insulin analogues in patients with diabetes mellitus
    Johannes Plank
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Diabetes and Metabolism, Medical University, Graz, Austria
    Arch Intern Med 165:1337-44. 2005
    ..This article compares the effect of treatment with short-acting insulin (SAI) analogues vs regular insulin on glycemic control, hypoglycemic episodes, quality of life, and diabetes-specific complications...
  12. pmc Beta-blockers for hypertension
    Andrea Siebenhofer
    CMAJ 176:971; author reply 971-2. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes and drug treatment of hypertension]
    Andrea Siebenhofer
    Diabetes und Stoffwechselambulanz, Medizinische Universitätsklinik Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Wien Med Wochenschr 153:464-8. 2003
    ..To achieve an effective blood pressure reduction, a combination of different antihypertensive agents is necessary for most patients. Specially structured patient education programmes are another effective means of achieving this goal...