Andreas Blum

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The moat technique. A two-step surgical technique for extensive basal cell carcinomas of the lip]
    A Blum
    Universitäts Hautklinik Tübingen, Liebermeistertstrasse 25, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Hautarzt 55:869-73. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Skin cancer]
    Andreas Blum
    Hautklinik, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:1679-81. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint [Skin and sports]
    Matthias Möhrle
    Universitäts Hautklinik Tübingen
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:695-702; quiz 703. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a follow-up schedule in cutaneous melanoma patients: recommendations for an effective follow-up strategy
    Claus Garbe
    Department of Dermatology, Skin Cancer Program, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 21:520-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound mapping of lymph node and subcutaneous metastases in patients with cutaneous melanoma: results of a prospective multicenter study
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Dermatology 212:47-52. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Polymorphous vascular patterns in dermoscopy as a sign of malignant skin tumors. A case of an amelanotic melanoma and a porocarcinoma
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Dermatology 210:58-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Melanoma detection in British Columbia, Canada
    Ingrid Tyler
    University of Toronto, Canada
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:48-54. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The performance of SolarScan: an automated dermoscopy image analysis instrument for the diagnosis of primary melanoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 141:1388-96. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint 1st congress of the International Dermoscopy Society
    Andreas Blum
    Dermatology 213:337-40. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Some thoughts on the 'three-point checklist of dermoscopy' by Soyer et al
    Andreas Blum
    Dermatology 209:167; author reply 167-8. 2004

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint [The moat technique. A two-step surgical technique for extensive basal cell carcinomas of the lip]
    A Blum
    Universitäts Hautklinik Tübingen, Liebermeistertstrasse 25, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Hautarzt 55:869-73. 2004
    ..Tumor-free tissue is spared through the step-by-step procedure; the extent of plastic surgery is thus reduced and good functional and cosmetic results can be achieved. In addition, the perioperative period is less complicated...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Skin cancer]
    Andreas Blum
    Hautklinik, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:1679-81. 2002
    ..Further campaigns and continual medical education are demanded to continue this improvement for patients and public health system...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Skin and sports]
    Matthias Möhrle
    Universitäts Hautklinik Tübingen
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:695-702; quiz 703. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a follow-up schedule in cutaneous melanoma patients: recommendations for an effective follow-up strategy
    Claus Garbe
    Department of Dermatology, Skin Cancer Program, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 21:520-9. 2003
    ..To prospectively examine and evaluate the results of follow-up procedures in a large cohort of cutaneous melanoma patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound mapping of lymph node and subcutaneous metastases in patients with cutaneous melanoma: results of a prospective multicenter study
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Dermatology 212:47-52. 2006
    ..Ultrasound (sonography, B-mode sonography, ultrasonography) examination improves the sensitivity in more than 25% compared to the clinical palpation, especially after surgery on the regional lymph node area...
  6. ncbi request reprint Polymorphous vascular patterns in dermoscopy as a sign of malignant skin tumors. A case of an amelanotic melanoma and a porocarcinoma
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Dermatology 210:58-9. 2005
    ..Using dermoscopy (dermatoscopy, epiluminescence microscopy), malignant skin tumors can be detected earlier and unnecessary excisions of benign tumors can be avoided...
  7. ncbi request reprint Melanoma detection in British Columbia, Canada
    Ingrid Tyler
    University of Toronto, Canada
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:48-54. 2005
    ..In several studies, delays in malignant melanoma (MM) diagnosis have been correlated with increased tumor thickness, increased morbidity, and increased mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint The performance of SolarScan: an automated dermoscopy image analysis instrument for the diagnosis of primary melanoma
    Scott W Menzies
    Sydney Melanoma Diagnostic Centre, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Dermatol 141:1388-96. 2005
    ..To describe the diagnostic performance of SolarScan (Polartechnics Ltd, Sydney, Australia), an automated instrument for the diagnosis of primary melanoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint 1st congress of the International Dermoscopy Society
    Andreas Blum
    Dermatology 213:337-40. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Some thoughts on the 'three-point checklist of dermoscopy' by Soyer et al
    Andreas Blum
    Dermatology 209:167; author reply 167-8. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Wavelet analysis of cutaneous blood flow in melanocytic skin lesions
    Hans Martin Häfner
    Department of Dermatology, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    J Vasc Res 42:38-46. 2005
    ..We found that wavelet analysis of LDF time series is a specific, sensitive method for the in vivo identification of malignant melanoma. It is a non-invasive procedure and takes minimal time to be carried out...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopy of pigmented skin lesions: results of a consensus meeting via the Internet
    Giuseppe Argenziano
    Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:679-93. 2003
    ..There is a need for better standardization of the dermoscopic terminology in assessing pigmented skin lesions...
  13. doi request reprint Time required for a complete skin examination with and without dermoscopy: a prospective, randomized multicenter study
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 8, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 144:509-13. 2008
    ..To determine the time required to perform a complete skin examination (CSE) as a means of opportunistic screening for skin cancer both without and with dermoscopy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clear differences in hand-held dermoscopes
    Andreas Blum
    Dermatology Practice, Konstanz, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 4:1054-7. 2006
    ..Using this dermoscope without any glass plate or liquid between the dermoscope and the skin, exophytic tumors were better visualized in a three-dimensional fashion but fewer differential structures were seen...
  15. ncbi request reprint Modified dermoscopic algorithm for the differentiation between melanocytic and nonmelanocytic skin tumors
    Andreas Blum
    Private and Teaching Practice of Dermatology, Konstanz, Germany
    J Cutan Med Surg 10:73-8. 2006
    ..The first step in the dermoscopic evaluation is the differentiation between melanocytic and nonmelanocytic skin tumors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Power output during stage racing in professional road cycling
    Stefan Vogt
    University of Freiburg, Center for Internal Medicine, Department of Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Freiburg, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:147-51. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the power output during a multistage professional road race using direct power measurements and to compare these results with the performance measurements using competition heart rate recordings...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nevus type in dermoscopy is related to skin type in white persons
    Iris Zalaudek
    Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Arch Dermatol 143:351-6. 2007
    ..Dermoscopic classification of acquired melanocytic nevi (AMN) is based on the evaluation of 3 main criteria-global pattern, pigment distribution, and color...
  18. ncbi request reprint Time to diagnosis of melanoma: same trend in different continents
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Cutan Med Surg 11:137-44. 2007
    ..Patients and physicians both play an important role in the diagnosis of malignant melanoma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cycling power output produced during flat and mountain stages in the Giro d'Italia: a case study
    Stefan Vogt
    Center of Internal Medicine, Department of Preventive and Rehabilitative Sports Medicine, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Sports Sci 25:1299-305. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Fine needle aspiration in the diagnosis of metastatic melanoma
    Andreas Blum
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:147-8. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Is there a vasospasmolytic effect of acupuncture in patients with secondary Raynaud phenomenon?
    Martin Hahn
    Kreiskrankenhaus Rottweil, Dept of Dermatology, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2:758-62. 2004
    ..Raynaud phenomenon (RP) is a vasospastic disorder of the digital arteries. Severe forms are found in patients with connective tissue diseases. Vasospasmolytic therapies are often limited by side effects such as orthostatic hypotension...
  22. ncbi request reprint Simplified dermoscopic diagnosis of acral melanocytic lesions: mountains and valleys
    Andreas Blum
    Australas J Dermatol 45:235-6. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Dermoscopic classification of Clark's nevi (atypical melanocytic nevi)
    Rainer Hofmann-Wellenhof
    Department of Dermatology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Clin Dermatol 20:255-8. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Modified ABC-point list of dermoscopy: A simplified and highly accurate dermoscopic algorithm for the diagnosis of cutaneous melanocytic lesions
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    J Am Acad Dermatol 48:672-8. 2003
    ..The use of dermoscopy (epiluminescence microscopy, surface microscopy, dermatoscopy) improves clinical diagnostic sensitivity by 10% to 27%, particularly achieved by different algorithms or scores...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Psychosocial burden and subjective experience of melanoma patients in the ambulant follow-up]
    Andreas Blum
    Hautklinik der Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 53:258-66. 2003
    ..In spite of the safety aimed at, follow-up also puts a burden on tumor patients and has effects on their quality of life...
  26. ncbi request reprint Accessory nipple looks like dermatofibroma in dermoscopy
    Andreas Blum
    Arch Dermatol 139:948-9. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of human papillomavirus genotypes in nonmelanoma skin cancers of nonimmunosuppressed individuals identifies high-risk genital types as possible risk factors
    Angelika Iftner
    Experimentelle Virologie, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Eberhard Karls Universitaet Tuebingen, Elfriede Aulhorn Strasse 6, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Cancer Res 63:7515-9. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Atypical dermatofibroma-like pattern of a melanoma on dermoscopy
    Andreas Blum
    Melanoma Res 13:633-4. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint No evidence for increased skin cancer risk in psoriasis patients treated with broadband or narrowband UVB phototherapy: a first retrospective study
    Maren Weischer
    Department of Dermatology, Eberhard Karls University, Tuebingen, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:370-4. 2004
    ..The tumour occurred within the same year that phototherapy was initiated. Thus, the present study does not provide evidence for an increased skin cancer risk for patients treated with either broadband or narrowband UVB phototherapy..
  30. ncbi request reprint Visualization method based on digital image analysis reveals photodamage of the skin
    Andreas Blum
    Arch Dermatol 140:1173-4. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Melanosis of the areola in dermoscopy
    Andreas Blum
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:664-5. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Lessons on dermoscopy: Dermoscopic pattern of hemosiderotic dermatofibroma
    Andreas Blum
    Department of Dermatology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Dermatol Surg 30:1354-5. 2004
  33. doi request reprint Digital image analysis for diagnosis of skin tumors
    Andreas Blum
    Private and Teaching Practice, Seestrasse 3a, 78464 Konstanz, Germany
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 27:11-5. 2008
    ..Each system should be controlled by the user with the final decision and responsibility and tested by independent users without any conflict of financial interest...