Christian J Apfelbacher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Regensburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Depression and inflammatory arthritis are associated in both Western and Non-Western countries: Findings from the World Health Survey 2002
    Christian Apfelbacher
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany Division of Public Health and Primary Care, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 92:49-54. 2017
  2. pmc Measurement properties of adult quality-of-life measurement instruments for eczema: protocol for a systematic review
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, 93051, Regensburg, Germany
    Syst Rev 4:48. 2015
  3. pmc Prevalence and predictors of female sexual dysfunction: a protocol for a systematic review
    Megan E McCool
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Dr, Gessler Strasse 17, 93051 Regensburg, Germany
    Syst Rev 3:75. 2014
  4. pmc No high level evidence to support the use of oral H1 antihistamines as monotherapy for eczema: a summary of a Cochrane systematic review
    Esther J Van Zuuren
    Department of Dermatology, B1 Q, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Syst Rev 3:25. 2014
  5. pmc Measurement properties of asthma-specific quality-of-life measures: protocol for a systematic review
    Christian Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Straus Allee 11, Regensburg 93051, Germany
    Syst Rev 3:83. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Characteristics and provision of care in patients with chronic hand eczema: updated data from the CARPE registry
    Christian Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, DE 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 94:163-7. 2014
  7. pmc Is the impact of atopic disease on children and adolescents' health related quality of life modified by mental health? Results from a population-based cross-sectional study
    Uwe Matterne
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Thibautstrasse 3, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:115. 2013
  8. pmc Research needs in allergy: an EAACI position paper, in collaboration with EFA
    Nikolaos G Papadopoulos
    Allergy Department, 2nd Pediatric Clinic, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Transl Allergy 2:21. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Oral H1 antihistamines as monotherapy for eczema
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
  10. doi request reprint Eczema Trials: Quality of Life Instruments Used and Their Relation to Patient-reported Outcomes. A Systematic Review
    Daniel Heinl
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 96:596-601. 2016

Collaborators

  • Elke Weisshaar
  • Zbys Fedorowicz
  • Thomas Ruzicka
  • Cecilia A C Prinsen
  • Helen Nankervis
  • Uwe Matterne
  • Daniel Heinl
  • Esther J Van Zuuren
  • Megan E McCool
  • Nikolaos G Papadopoulos
  • Joanne Chalmers
  • Melissa A Theurich
  • Aldrin Jupiter
  • Graham Roberts
  • Clive Grattan
  • Svetlana Sergejeva
  • Frode L Jahnsen
  • Ervinç Mingomataj
  • Susanne Lau
  • Milena Sokolowska
  • Antti Lauerma
  • Isabella Annesi-Maesano
  • Victoria Cardona
  • Constantinos Pitsios
  • Jurgen Schwarze
  • Chrysanthi Skevaki
  • Isabel Skypala
  • Nikolaos Douladiris
  • Massimo Triggiani
  • Marta Ferrer
  • Stefano Del Giacco
  • Margitta Worm
  • Darío Antolín-Amérigo
  • Hans Jurgen Hoffmann
  • Gianni Passalacqua
  • Ayse Fusun Kalpaklioglu
  • Gunter Sturm
  • Oliver Pfaar
  • Berber Vlieg-Boerstra
  • Santiago Quirce
  • Alexandra F Santos
  • Filippo Fassio
  • Clare Mills
  • Miguel Blanca
  • Montserrat Fernandez Rivas
  • Paraskevi Mangina
  • Peter Burney
  • Elina Toskala
  • Angel Mazon
  • Rodrigo Rodrigues Alves
  • Ulrike Raap
  • Monika Raulf-Heimsoth
  • Michael Perkin
  • Bodo Niggemann
  • Marek Jutel
  • Ewa Bogacka
  • Alberto Papi
  • Karin Hoffmann-Sommergruber
  • Roberta Savli
  • Ewa Cichocka-Jarosz
  • Cemal Cingi
  • Markus Ollert
  • Paraskevi Xepapadaki
  • Paula Robson-Ansley
  • Lars Olaf Cardell
  • Javier Fernandez
  • Cezmi A Akdis
  • Lars K Poulsen
  • Gabriele Rumi
  • Peter W Hellings
  • Gianni Pala
  • Gianenrico Senna
  • Valerie Hox
  • Onur Boyman
  • Carsten Flohr
  • Fulvio Braido
  • Radoslaw Spiewak
  • Ronald Vanree
  • Thomas Werfel
  • Jean Luc Fauquert
  • Jan Lotvall
  • Peter Schmid-Grendelmeier
  • Sevim Bavbek
  • Francois Spertini
  • Claudia Traidl-Hoffmann
  • Jörg Kleine-Tebbe
  • Heidi Makrinioti
  • Omer Kalayci
  • Andrea Siracusa
  • Philippe Eigenmann

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Depression and inflammatory arthritis are associated in both Western and Non-Western countries: Findings from the World Health Survey 2002
    Christian Apfelbacher
    Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany Division of Public Health and Primary Care, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 92:49-54. 2017
    ..We aimed to address these knowledge gaps based on a large multi-national sample...
  2. pmc Measurement properties of adult quality-of-life measurement instruments for eczema: protocol for a systematic review
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, 93051, Regensburg, Germany
    Syst Rev 4:48. 2015
    ....
  3. pmc Prevalence and predictors of female sexual dysfunction: a protocol for a systematic review
    Megan E McCool
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Dr, Gessler Strasse 17, 93051 Regensburg, Germany
    Syst Rev 3:75. 2014
    ..Thus, the aim of this systematic review is to assess the prevalence and the predictors of female sexual dysfunction in general populations...
  4. pmc No high level evidence to support the use of oral H1 antihistamines as monotherapy for eczema: a summary of a Cochrane systematic review
    Esther J Van Zuuren
    Department of Dermatology, B1 Q, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Syst Rev 3:25. 2014
    ..We sought to evaluate the available evidence on effectiveness of oral antihistamines (H1 antagonists) as monotherapy in children and adults with eczema...
  5. pmc Measurement properties of asthma-specific quality-of-life measures: protocol for a systematic review
    Christian Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Straus Allee 11, Regensburg 93051, Germany
    Syst Rev 3:83. 2014
    ..Therefore, the aim of the proposed research is a comprehensive systematic assessment of the measurement properties of the existing measures that were developed to measure asthma-specific quality of life...
  6. doi request reprint Characteristics and provision of care in patients with chronic hand eczema: updated data from the CARPE registry
    Christian Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, DE 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 94:163-7. 2014
    ..3% systemic treatment (19.7% alitretinoin) prior to inclusion in the registry. A significant proportion of patients may not receive adequate treatment according to the guideline on management of hand eczema. ..
  7. pmc Is the impact of atopic disease on children and adolescents' health related quality of life modified by mental health? Results from a population-based cross-sectional study
    Uwe Matterne
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg, Thibautstrasse 3, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:115. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess whether the impact of any of the three conditions on HRQoL is modified by presence of mental health problems...
  8. pmc Research needs in allergy: an EAACI position paper, in collaboration with EFA
    Nikolaos G Papadopoulos
    Allergy Department, 2nd Pediatric Clinic, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Transl Allergy 2:21. 2012
    ..Active involvement of all stakeholders, including Patient Organizations and policy makers are necessary to achieve the aims emphasized herein...
  9. doi request reprint Oral H1 antihistamines as monotherapy for eczema
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
    ..Itch is the most important aspect of eczema, often impacting significantly on the quality of life of an affected individual...
  10. doi request reprint Eczema Trials: Quality of Life Instruments Used and Their Relation to Patient-reported Outcomes. A Systematic Review
    Daniel Heinl
    Medical Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 96:596-601. 2016
    ..In conclusion, only about one fifth of eczema trials include a quality of life measure as outcome. Many different instruments are used, limiting the possibilities of comparing and synthesising individual trials' findings. ..
  11. pmc Validity of three asthma-specific quality of life questionnaires: the patients' perspective
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Division of Primary Care and Public Health, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton, UK
    BMJ Open 6:e011793. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to explore patients' views of three commonly used asthma-specific QoL questionnaires...