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Priebe JA, Haas KK, Moreno Sanchez LF, Schoefmann K, Utpadel-Fischler DA, Stockert P, Thoma R, Schiessl C, Kerkemeyer L, Amelung V, Jedamzik S, Reichmann J, Marschall U, Toelle TR (2020). Digital Treatment of Back Pain versus Standard of Care: The Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial, Rise-uP. J Pain Res. 2020;13:1823-1838. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S260761.

Köckerling F, Adolf D, Köckerling D (2020). Comment On: Differential Recurrence After Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair: Importance of a Nationwide Registry-Based Mesh Surveillance Br J Surg. 2020 Jul;107(8):e287. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11708. Epub 2020 May 23.

Köckerling F, Hoffmann H, Adolf D, Reinpold W, Kirchhoff P, Mayer F, Weyhe D, Lammers B, Emmanuel K (2020). Potential Influencing Factors on the Outcome in Incisional Hernia Repair: A Registry-Based Multivariable Analysis of 22,895 Patients Hernia. 2020 Apr 10. doi: 10.1007/s10029-020-02184-9. [Epub ahead of print]

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Köckerling F, Lammers B, Weyhe D, Reinpold W, Zarras K, Adolf D, Riediger H, Krüger CM. (2020). What is the outcome of the open IPOM versus sublay technique in the treatment of larger incisional hernias?: A propensity score-matched comparison of 9091 patients from the Herniamed Registry. Hernia. 2020 Feb 25. doi: 10.1007/s10029-020-02143-4. [Epub ahead of print]

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Köckerling F, Hoffmann H, Adolf D, Weyhe D, Reinpold W, Koch A, Kirchhoff P. (2020). Female sex as independent risk factor for chronic pain following elective incisional hernia repair: registry-based, propensity score-matched comparison. Hernia. 2020 Jun;24(3):567-576. doi: 10.1007/s10029-019-02089-2. Epub 2019 Nov 27.

Köckerling F, Maneck M, Günster C, Adolf D, Hukauf M. (2020). Comparing routine administrative data with registry data for assessing quality of hospital care in patients with inguinal hernia. Hernia. 2020 Feb;24(1):143-151. doi: 10.1007/s10029-019-02009-4. Epub 2019 Jul 24.

von Winning D, Lippisch R, Pliske G, Adolf D, Walcher F, Piatek S. (2020). Surgical treatment of lateral and posterior process fractures of the talus: Mid-term results of 15 cases after 7 years. Foot Ankle Surg. 2020 Jan;26(1):71-77. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2018.11.013. Epub 2018 Nov 29.

Hoffmann H, Walther D, Bittner R, Köckerling F, Adolf D, Kirchhoff P. (2020). Smaller Inguinal Hernias are Independent Risk Factors for Developing Chronic Postoperative Inguinal Pain (CPIP): A Registry-based Multivariable Analysis of 57, 999 Patients. Ann Surg. 2020 Apr;271(4):756-764. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003065.


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Kayaalp ME, Agres AN, Reichmann J, Bashkuev M, Duda GN, Becker R. (2019). Validation of a Novel Device for the Knee Monitoring of Orthopaedic Patients. Sensors (Basel). 2019 Nov 27;19(23). pii: E5193. doi: 10.3390/s19235193.

Tiede A, Santamaria A, Goldmann G, Canaro M, Palomero A, García Frade L, Martinez F, Megias‐Vericat J, Garcia Candel F, Jimenez Yuste V, Sparber‐Sauer M, Halimeh S, Adolf D, Hukauf M, Reichmann J, Bonanad S, Oldenburg J. (2019). Adherence to Prophylaxis in Hemophilia and von Willebrand Disease: Systematic Assessment from an Electronic Diary. Poster. Res Pract Thromb Haemost. 2019;3(Suppl. 1):1–891.

Tiede A, Santamaria A, Goldmann G, Canaro M, Palomero A, García Frade L, Megias‐Vericat J, Martinez F, Garcia Candel F, Jimenez Yuste V, Sparber‐Sauer M, Halimeh S, Adolf D, Hukauf M, Reichmann J, Bonanad S, Oldenburg J. (2019). Quality of Electronic Treatment Records in Patients with Hemophilia and von Willebrand Disease. Poster. Res Pract Thromb Haemost. 2019;3(Suppl. 1):1–891.

Otto J, Forstenpointner J, Sachau J, Hüllemann P, Hukauf M, Keller T, Gierthmühlen J, Baron R. (2019). A Novel Algorithm to Identify Predictors of Treatment Response: Tapentadol Monotherapy or Tapentadol/Pregabalin Combination Therapy in Chronic Low Back Pain? Front Neurol. 2019 Sep 13;10:979. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.00979. eCollection 2019.

Rashidi A, Neumann J, Adolf D, Sandalcioglua E, Luchtmann M (2019). An investigation of factors associated with the development of postoperative bone flap infection following decompressive craniectomy and subsequent cranioplasty Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2019 Nov;186:105509. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2019.105509. Epub 2019 Sep 3.

Grabenhorst U, Joist T, Lueg A, Porz J, Reichmann J, Wagner S, Weckbecker K. (2019). Evaluation of specialized palliative care in Germany: Data of 6817 outpatients. Poster. EAPC Abstracts. (2019). Palliative Medicine.

Köckerling F, Schrittwieser R, Adolf D, Hukauf M, Gruber-Blum S, Fortelny R, Petter-Puchner AH. (2019). Authors' Reply: Small and Laterally Placed Incisional Hernias Can be Safely Managed with an Onlay Repair. World J Surg. 2019 Nov;43(11):2947-2948. doi: 10.1007/s00268-019-05099-4.

Rashidi A, Adolf D, Karagiannis D, Melhem OB, Luchtmann M. (2019). Incidence and Risk Factors for Skull Implant Displacement After Cranial Surgery. World Neurosurg. 2019 Jun;126:e814-e818. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.02.157. Epub 2019 Mar 9.

Murgas S, Adolf D. (2019). Evaluation of real-world persistence of propiverine and trospium chloride in treatment of overactive bladder in Germany. Res Rep Urol. 2019 Jan 17;11:9-13. doi: 10.2147/RRU.S185278. eCollection 2019.

Köckerling F, Simon T, Adolf D, Köckerling D, Mayer F, Reinpold W, Weyhe D, Bittner R. (2019). Laparoscopic IPOM versus open sublay technique for elective incisional hernia repair: a registry-based, propensity score-matched comparison of 9907 patients. Surg Endosc. 2019 Oct;33(10):3361-3369. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-06629-2. Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Köckerling F, Lorenz R, Hukauf M, Grau H, Jacob D, Fortelny R, Koch A. (2019). Influencing Factors on the Outcome in Female Groin Hernia Repair: A Registry-based Multivariable Analysis of 15,601 Patients. Ann Surg. 2019 Jul;270(1):1-9. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003271.

Schrittwieser R, Köckerling F, Adolf D, Hukauf M, Gruber-Blum S, Fortelny RH, Petter-Puchner AH. (2019). Small and Laterally Placed Incisional Hernias Can be Safely Managed with an Onlay Repair. World J Surg. 2019 Aug;43(8):1921-1927. doi: 10.1007/s00268-019-04980-6.

Staerkle RF, Rosenblum I, Köckerling F, Adolf D, Bittner R, Kirchhoff P, Lehmann FS, Hoffmann H, Glauser PM. (2019). Outcome of laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair in octogenarians: a registry-based, propensity score-matched comparison of 360 patients. Surg Endosc. 2019 Oct;33(10):3291-3299. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-06619-4. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Gärtner D, Stroh C, Hukauf M, Benedix F, Manger T (2019). Sleeve gastrectomy in the German Bariatric Surgery Registry from 2005 to 2016: Perioperative and 5-year results. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2019 Feb;15(2):187-193. doi: 10.1016/j.soard.2018.11.005. Epub 2018 Nov 14.

Kayaalp ME, Keller T, Fitz W, Scuderi GR, Becker R. (2019). Translation and Validation of the German New Knee Society Scoring System. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2019 Feb;477(2):383-393. doi: 10.1097/CORR.0000000000000555.

Reinpold W, Schröder M, Berger C, Nehls J, Schröder A, Hukauf M, Köckerling F, Bittner R. (2019). Mini- or Less-open Sublay Operation (MILOS): A New Minimally Invasive Technique for the Extraperitoneal Mesh Repair of Incisional Hernias. Ann Surg. 2019 Apr;269(4):748-755. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002661.

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Kofler M, Mayer F, Adolf D, Kuthe A, Weyhe D. (2019). Lichtenstein Versus Total Extraperitoneal Patch Plasty Versus Transabdominal Patch Plasty Technique for Primary Unilateral Inguinal Hernia Repair: A Registry-based, Propensity Score-matched Comparison of 57,906 Patients. Ann Surg. 2019 Feb;269(2):351-357. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002541.


Piatek S, Hartmann J, Günther P, Adolf D, Seidel EJ. (2018). Influence of Different Instrument Carrying Systems on the Kinematics of the Spine of Saxophonists. Med Probl Perform Art. 2018 Dec;33(4):251-257. doi: 10.21091/mppa.2018.4037.

Hüllemann P, Keller T, Kabelitz M, Gierthmühlen J, Freynhagen R, Tölle T, Forstenpointner J, Baron R. (2018). Clinical Manifestation of Acute, Subacute, and Chronic Low Back Pain in Different Age Groups: Low Back Pain in 35,446 Patients. Pain Pract. 2018 Nov;18(8):1011-1023. doi: 10.1111/papr.12704. Epub 2018 Jun 23.

Kirchhoff P, Hoffmann H, Köckerling F, Adolf D, Bittner R, Staerkle RF. (2018). Is antibiotic prophylaxis mandatory in laparoscopic incisional hernia repair? Data from the herniamed registry. Int J Surg. 2018 Oct;58:31-36. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2018.08.012. Epub 2018 Sep 10.

Porzig R, Neugebauer S, Heckmann T, Adolf D, Kaskel P, Froster UG. (2018). Evaluation of a cancer patient navigation program ("Onkolotse") in terms of hospitalization rates, resource use and healthcare costs: rationale and design of a randomized, controlled study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 Jun 5;18(1):413. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3226-3.

Helfert S, Reimer M, Barnscheid L, Hüllemann P, Rengelshausen J, Keller T, Baron R, Binder A. (2018). Impact of Suggestion on the Human Experimental Model of Cold Hyperalgesia after Topical Application of High-Concentration Menthol [40%]. Eur J Pain. 2018 Sep;22(8):1517-1527. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1240. Epub 2018 Jun 11.

Schmeisser A, Rauwolf T, Ghanem A, Groscheck T, Adolf D, Grothues F, Fischbach K, Kosiek O, Huth C, Kropf S, Lange S, Luani B, Smid J, Schäfer MH, Schreiber J, Tanev I, Wengler F, Yeritsyan NB, Steendijk P, Braun-Dullaeus RC. (2018). Right heart function interacts with left ventricular remodeling after CRT: A pressure volume loop study. Int J Cardiol. 2018 Oct 1;268:156-161. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.03.026. Epub 2018 Mar 8.

Staerkle RF, Hoffmann H, Köckerling F, Adolf D, Bittner R, Kirchhoff P. (2018). Does coagulopathy, anticoagulant or antithrombotic therapy matter in incisional hernia repair? Data from the Herniamed Registry. Surg Endosc. 2018 Sep;32(9):3881-3889. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6127-y. Epub 2018 Feb 28.

Rehm S, Groβkopf M, Kabelitz M, Keller T, Freynhagen R, Tölle TR, Baron R. (2018). Sensory symptom profiles differ between trigeminal and thoracolumbar postherpetic neuralgia. Pain Rep. 2018 Feb 6;3(1):e636. doi: 10.1097/PR9.0000000000000636. eCollection 2018 Jan.

Hajer AA, Wolff S, Benedix F, Hukauf M, Manger T, Stroh C; Obesity Surgery Working Group; Competence Network Obesity. (2018). Trends in Early Morbidity and Mortality after Sleeve Gastrectomy in Patients over 60 Years : Retrospective Review and Data Analysis of the German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Obes Surg. 2018 Jul;28(7):1831-1837. doi: 10.1007/s11695-018-3110-6.

Köckerling F, Koch A, Adolf D, Keller T, Lorenz R, Fortelny RH, Schug-Pass C (2018). Has Shouldice Repair in a Selected Group of Patients with Inguinal Hernia Comparable Results to Lichtenstein, TEP and TAPP Techniques? World J Surg. 2018 Jul;42(7):2001-2010. doi: 10.1007/s00268-017-4433-5.

Moulla Y, Lyros O, Adolf D, Kaiser T, Dietrich A (2018). A Nomogram Based on Clinical Factors to Predict the Serum Myoglobin Levels Following Bariatric Surgery. Obes Surg. 2018 Jun;28(6):1697-1703. doi: 10.1007/s11695-017-3078-7.

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Adolf D, Fortelny R, Niebuhr H, Mayer F, Schug-Pass C. (2018). Seroma following transabdominal preperitoneal patch plasty (TAPP): incidence, risk factors, and preventive measures. Surg Endosc. 2018 May;32(5):2222-2231. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5912-3. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

Niebuhr H, Wegner F, Hukauf M, Lechner M, Fortelny R, Bittner R, Schug-Pass C, Köckerling F. (2018). What are the influencing factors for chronic pain following TAPP inguinal hernia repair: an analysis of 20,004 patients from the Herniamed Registry. Surg Endosc. 2018 Apr;32(4):1971-1983. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5893-2. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

Köckerling F, Simon T, Hukauf M, Hellinger A, Fortelny R, Reinpold W, Bittner R (2018). The Importance of Registries in the Postmarketing Surveillance of Surgical Meshes. Ann Surg. 2018 Dec;268(6):1097-1104. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002326.

Benedix F, Kusibab M, Adolf D, Lorenz E, Wolff S, Lippert H, Manger T, Stroh C (2018). Roux-Y-Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity in Adolescents: Is it as Safe and Effective as in Obese Adults? Zentralbl Chir. 2018 Aug;143(4):425-432. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-104217. Epub 2017 May 4.


Stroh C, Köckerling F, Lange V, Wolff 4, Knoll C, Bruns C, Manger T; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity. (2017). Does Certification as Bariatric Surgery Center and Volume Influence the Outcome in RYGB-Data Analysis of German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Obes Surg. 2017 Feb;27(2):445-453. doi: 10.1007/s11695-016-2340-8.

Porzig R, Neugebauer S, Heckmann T, Adolf D, Urbanski D, Püschner F, Kaskel P, Froster U G (2017). ONKOLOTSE: Studiendesign einer randomisierten, kontrollierten Evaluierung der Begleitung von Krebspatienten durch Onkolotsen im Hinblick auf Hospitalisierungen, gesundheitsbezogene Outcomes, Gesundheitskosten und die Inanspruchnahme von Gesundheitsleistungen. 16. Deutscher Kongress für Versorgungsforschung (DKVF). Berlin, 04.-06.10.2017. Düsseldorf: German Medical Science GMS Publishing House; 2017. DocP092. doi: 10.3205/17dkvf246.

Köckerling F, Trommer Y, Zarras K, Adolf D, Kraft B, Weyhe D, Fortelny R, Schug-Paß C (2017). What are the differences in the outcome of laparoscopic axial (I) versus paraesophageal (II-IV) hiatal hernia repair? Surg Endosc. 2017 Dec;31(12):5327-5341. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5612-z. Epub 2017 Jun 8.

Benedix F, Krause T, Adolf D, Wolff S, Lippert H, Manger T, Stroh C; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity (2017). Perioperative Course, Weight Loss and Resolution of Comorbidities After Primary Sleeve Gastrectomy for Morbid Obesity: Are There Differences Between Adolescents and Adults? Obes Surg. 2017 Sep;27(9):2388-2397. doi: 10.1007/s11695-017-2640-7.

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Kuthe A, Hukauf M, Mayer F, Fortelny R, Schug-Pass C (2017). TEP or TAPP for recurrent inguinal hernia repair-register-based comparison of the outcome. Surg Endosc. 2017 Oct;31(10):3872-3882. doi: 10.1007/s00464-017-5416-1. Epub 2017 Feb 3.

Benedix F, Poranzke O, Adolf D, Wolff S, Lippert H, Arend J, Manger T, Stroh C; Obesity Surgery Working Group Competence Network Obesity (2017). Staple Line Leak After Primary Sleeve Gastrectomy-Risk Factors and Mid-term Results: Do Patients Still Benefit from the Weight Loss Procedure? Obes Surg. 2017 Jul;27(7):1780-1788. doi: 10.1007/s11695-017-2543-7.

Reimer M, Hüllemann P, Hukauf M, Keller T, Binder A, Gierthmühlen J, Baron R (2017). Prediction of response to tapentadol in chronic low back pain. Eur J Pain. 2017 Feb;21(2):322-333. doi: 10.1002/ejp.926. Epub 2016 Aug 11

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Kuthe A, Stechemesser B, Lorenz R, Koch A, Reinpold W, Niebuhr H, Hukauf M, Schug-Pass C (2017). Laparo-endoscopic versus open recurrent inguinal hernia repair: should we follow the guidelines? Surg Endosc. 2017 Aug;31(8):3168-3185. doi: 10.1007/s00464-016-5342-7. Epub 2016 Dec 8

Westphal T, Woischnik S, Adolf D, Feistner H, Piatek S (2017). Axillary nerve lesions after open reduction and internal fixation of proximal humeral fractures through an extended lateral deltoid-split approach: electrophysiological findings. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Mar;26(3):464-471. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.07.027. Epub 2016 Oct 7

Hüllemann P, Keller T, Kabelitz M, Freynhagen R, Tölle T, Baron R (2017). Pain Drawings Improve Subgrouping of Low Back Pain Patients. Pain Pract. 2017 Mar;17(3):293-304. doi: 10.1111/papr.12470. Epub 2016 Jun 23

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Kraft B, Hukauf M, Kuthe A, Schug-Pass C (2017). Does surgeon volume matter in the outcome of endoscopic inguinal hernia repair? Surg Endosc. 2017 Feb;31(2):573-585. doi: 10.1007/s00464-016-5001-z. Epub 2016 Jun 22


Hellinger A, Wotzlaw F, Fackeldey V, Pistorius G, Zdichavsky M, Jünemann R, Buia A (2016). Development of an open prospective observational multicentre cohort study to determine the impact of standardization of laparoscopic intraperitoneal onlay mesh repair (IPOM) for incisional hernia on clinical outcome and quality of life (LIPOM-Trial). Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2016 Aug 11;4:118-123. doi: 10.1016/j.conctc.2016.08.001. eCollection 2016 Dec 15.

Stroh C, Köckerling F, Volker L, Frank B, Stefanie W, Knoll C, Christiane B, Thomas M; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity (2016). Results of More Than 11,800 Sleeve Gastrectomies: Data Analysis of the German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Ann Surg. 2016 May;263(5):949-55. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001559

Stroh C, Michel N, Luderer D, Wolff S, Lange V, Köckerling F, Knoll C, Manger T; Obesity Surgery Working; Group, Competence Network Obesity (2016). Risk of thrombosis and thromboembolic prophylaxis in obesity surgery: data analysis from the German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Obes Surg. 2016 Nov;26(11):2562-2571

Förster M, Helfert S, Dierschke R, Großkopf M, Hüllemann P, Keller T, Baron R, Binder A (2016). Evaluation of the antihyperalgesic effect of tapentadol in two human evoked pain models - the TapCapMentho pilot trial. Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2016 Sep;17(13):1717-25. doi: 10.1080/14656566.2016.1201071. Epub 2016 Aug 10

Keller T, Freynhagen R, Tölle TR, Liwowsky I, Möller P, Hüllemann P, Gockel U, Stemmler E, Baron R (2016). A retrospective analysis of the long-term test-retest stability of pain descriptors of the painDETECT questionnaire. Curr Med Res Opin. 2016;32(2):343-9. doi: 10.1185/03007995.2015.1125869. Epub 2015 Dec 24

Mayer F, Niebuhr H, Lechner M, Dinnewitzer A, Köhler G, Hukauf M, Fortelny RH, Bittner R, Köckerling F (2016). When is mesh fixation in TAPP-repair of primary inguinal hernia repair necessary? The register-based analysis of 11,230 cases. Surg Endosc. 2016 Oct;30(10):4363-71. doi: 10.1007/s00464-016-4754-8. Epub 2016 Feb 17

Köckerling F, Koch A, Lorenz R, Reinpold W, Hukauf M, Schug-Pass C (2016). Open Repair of Primary Versus Recurrent Male Unilateral Inguinal Hernias: Perioperative Complications and 1-Year Follow-up. World J Surg. 2016 Apr;40(4):813-25. doi: 10.1007/s00268-015-3325-9

Köhler G, Lechner M, Mayer F, Köckerling F, Schrittwieser R, Fortelny RH, Adolf D, Emmanuel K (2016). Self-Gripping Meshes for Lichtenstein Repair. Do We Need Additional Suture Fixation? World J Surg. 2016 Feb;40(2):298-308. doi: 10.1007/s00268-015-3313-0

Köckerling F, Stechemesser B, Hukauf M, Kuthe A, Schug-Pass C (2016). TEP versus Lichtenstein: Which technique is better for the repair of primary unilateral inguinal hernias in men? Surg Endosc. 2016 Aug;30(8):3304-13. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4603-1. Epub 2015 Oct 21

Köckerling F, Roessing C, Adolf D, Schug-Pass C, Jacob D (2016). Has endoscopic (TEP, TAPP) or open inguinal hernia repair a higher risk of bleeding in patients with coagulopathy or antithrombotic therapy? Data from the Herniamed Registry. Surg Endosc. 2016 May;30(5):2073-81. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4456-7. Epub 2015 Aug 15

Köckerling F, Jacob D, Wiegank W, Hukauf M, Schug-Pass C, Kuthe A, Bittner R (2016). Endoscopic repair of primary versus recurrent male unilateral inguinal hernias: Are there differences in the outcome? Surg Endosc. 2016 Mar;30(3):1146-55. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4318-3. Epub 2015 Jul 3

Mayer F, Lechner M, Adolf D, Öfner D, Köhler G, Fortelny R, Bittner R, Köckerling F (2016). Is the age of >65 years a risk factor for endoscopic treatment of primary inguinal hernia? Analysis of 24,571 patients from the Herniamed Registry. Surg Endosc. 2016 Jan;30(1):296-306. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4209-7. Epub 2015 Apr 22


Adolf D, Hukauf M, Reichmann J, Köckerling F. (2015). Antibiotika-Prophylaxe in der Leistenhernienchirurgie – Ergebnisse aus dem Herniamed-Register. Poster. 14. Deutscher Kongress für Versorgungsforschung. Berlin, 07.-09.10.2015. Düsseldorf: German Medical Science GMS Publishing House; 2015. DocP089

Jannasch O, Kelch B, Adolf D, Tammer I, Lodes U, Weiss G, Lippert H, Mroczkowski P (2015). Nosocomial Infections and Microbiologic Spectrum after Major Elective Surgery of the Pancreas, Liver, Stomach, and Esophagus. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2015 Jun;16(3):338-45. doi: 10.1089/sur.2013.248. Epub 2015 May 27

Köckerling F, Schug-Paß C, Adolf D, Reinpold W, Stechemesser B (2015). Is pooled data analysis of ventral and incisional hernia repair acceptable? Front Surg. 2015 May 12;2:15. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2015.00015. eCollection 2015

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Jacob D, Schug-Pass C, Laurenz C, Adolf D, Keller T, Stechemesser B (2015). Do we need antibiotic prophylaxis in endoscopic inguinal hernia repair? Results of the Herniamed Registry. Surg Endosc. 2015 Dec;29(12):3741-9. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4149-2. Epub 2015 Mar 19

Köckerling F, Bittner R, Jacob DA, Seidelmann L, Keller T, Adolf D, Kraft B, Kuthe A (2015). TEP versus TAPP: comparison of the perioperative outcome in 17,587 patients with a primary unilateral inguinal hernia. Surg Endosc. 2015 Dec;29(12):3750-60. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4150-9. Epub 2015 Mar 25

Köckerling F, Schug-Pass C, Adolf D, Keller T, Kuthe A (2015). Bilateral and Unilateral Total Extraperitoneal Inguinal Hernia Repair (TEP) have Equivalent Early Outcomes: Analysis of 9395 Cases. World J Surg. 2015 Aug;39(8):1887-94. doi: 10.1007/s00268-015-3055-z

Stroh C, Weiner R, Wolff S, Knoll C, de Zwaan M, Manger T, Kompetenznetz Adipositas (2015). Comment on Gender-Specific Aspects in Obesity and Metobolic Surgery – Analysis of Data from the German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Zentralblatt für Chirurgie. 2015 Jun;140(3):285-93. doi: 10.1055/s-0034-1396294. Epub 2015 Apr 23. German

Stroh C, Weiner R, Wolff S, Knoll C, Manger T; Arbeitsgruppe Adipositaschirurgie, Kompetenznetz Adipositas (2015). Revisional surgery and reoperations in obesity and metabolic surgery: Data analysis of the German Bariatric Surgery Registry 2005-2012. Chirurg. 2015 Apr;86(4):346-354. doi: 10.1007/s00104-014-2762-6. German. Epub 2014 May 15

Stroh C, Weiner R, Wolff S, Lerche C, Knoll C, Keller T, Bruns C, Manger T; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity, Obesity Surgery Working Group (2015). One Versus Two-Step Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass After Gastric Banding-Data Analysis of the German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Obesity Surgery. 2015 May;25(5):755-762. doi: 10.1007/s11695-014-1527-0. Epub 2014 Dec 13

Teller A, Jechorek D, Hartig R, Adolf D, Reißig K, Roessner A, Franke S (2015). Dysregulation of apoptotic signaling pathways by interaction of RPLP0 and cathepsin X/Z in gastric cancer. Pathol Res Pract. 2015 Jan;211(1):62-70. doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2014.09.005. Epub 2014 Sep 28


Mick G, Baron R, Correa-Illanes G, Hans G, Mayoral V, Frías X, Sintes D, Keller T (2014). Is an easy and reliable diagnosis of localized neuropathic pain (LNP) possible in general practice? Development of a screening tool based on IASP criteria. Current Medical Research & Opinion. 2014 Jul;30(7):1357-66. doi: 10.1185/03007995.2014.907562. Epub 2014 Apr 4

Stroh C, Weiner R, Wolff S, Knoll C, Manger T; Obesity Surgery Working Group; Competence Network Obesity (2014). Influences of gender on complication rate and outcome after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: data analysis of more than 10,000 operations from the German Bariatric Surgery Registry. Obes Surg. 2014 Oct;24(10): 1625-1633. doi: 10.1007/s11695-014-1252-8

Stroh CE, Nesterov G, Weiner R, Benedix F, Knoll C, Pross M, Manger T, Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity (2014). Circular versus Linear versus Hand-Sewn Gastrojejunostomy in Roux-en-Y-Gastric Bypass: Data Analysis from a Quality Assurance Study of the Surgical Treatment of Obesity in Germany. Front. Surg. 2014 Jun 23; 1:23. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2014.00023

Benedix F, Benedix DD, Knoll C, Weiner R, Bruns C, Manger T, Stroh C; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity (2014). Are there risk factors that increase the rate of staple line leakage in patients undergoing primary sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity? Obesity Surgery. 2014 Oct;24(10): 1610-1616. doi: 10.1007/s11695-014-1257-3

Jahn O, Wex T, Klose S, Kropf S, Adolf D, Piatek S (2014). Cathepsin K in treatment monitoring after intravenous zoledronic acid. Biomedical Reports. 2014 Nov;2(6), 915--917. Epub 2014 Sep 10

Adolf D, Weston S, Baecke S, Luchtmann M, Bernarding J, Kropf S (2014). Increasing the reliability of data analysis of functional magnetic resonance imaging by applying a new blockwise permutation method. Frontiers of Neuroinformatics 8 (72), doi:10.3389/finf.2014.00072

Stroh C, Benedix D, Weiner R, Benedix F, Wolff S, Knoll C, Manger T; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity (2014). Is a One-Step Sleeve Gastrectomy Indicated as a Revision Procedure After Gastric Banding? Data Analysis from a Quality Assurance Study of the Surgical Treatment of Obesity in Germany. 2014 Jan;24(1):9-14. doi: 10.1007/s11695-013-1068-y

Lennerz BS, Wabitsch M, Lippert H, Wolff S, Knoll C, Weiner R, Manger T, Kiess W, Stroh C (2014). Bariatric surgery in adolescents and young adults—safety and effectiveness in a cohort of 345 patients. Int J Obes (Lond). 2014 Mar;38(3):334-340. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2013.182. Epub 2013 Sep 19


Thormann M, Amthauer H, Adolf D, Wollrab A, Ricke J, Speck O (2013). Efficacy of diphenhydramine in the prevention of vertigo and nausea at 7T MRI. European Journal of Radiology 82(5), 768--772. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2011.08.001

Piatek S, Wex T, Adolf D, Klose S, Westphal S, Amthauer H, Halangk W, Jahn O, Riebau C, Winckler S (2013). Präventive Knochendichtemessung bei postmenopausalen Frauen: Differenzierung der Therapieempfehlungen der Leitlinien des Dachverbandes Osteologie (DVO). Der Unfallchirurg 116(7), 596--601

Luchtmann M, Jachau K, Adolf D, Röhl FW, Baecke S, Lützkendorf R, Müller C, Bernarding J (2013). Ethanol modulates the neurovascular coupling. NeuroToxicology, 34 (1), 95--104. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2012.10.017

Piatek S, Adolf D, Wex T, Halangk W, Klose S, Westphal S, Amthauer H, Winckler S (2013). Multiparameter analysis of serum levels of C-telopeptide crosslaps, bone-specific alkaline phosphatase, cathepsin K, osteoprotegerin and receptor activator of nuclear factor kappaB ligand in the diagnosis of osteoporosis. Maturitas 74(4), 363–-368. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2013.01.005

Luchtmann M, Jachau K, Adolf D, Baecke S, Lützkendorf R, Müller C, Tempelmann C, Bernarding J (2013). Decreased effective connectivity in the visuomotor system after alcohol consumption. Alcohol 47(3), 195--202

Ulrich G, Dudeck O, Furth C, Ruf J, Grosser OS, Adolf D, Stiebler M, Ricke J, Amthauer H (2013). Predictive Value of Intratumoral 99mTc-Macroaggregated Albumin Uptake in Patients with Colorectal Liver Metastases Scheduled for Radioembolization with 90Y-Mircrospheres. J Nucl Med. 54(4), 516--522

Schütte K, Kipper M, Kahl S, Bornschein J, Götze T, Adolf D, Arend J, Seidensticker R, Lippert H, Ricke J, Malfertheiner P (2013). Clinical characteristics and time trends in etiology of hepatocellular cancer in Germany. Digestion 87(3), 147--159

Krüger S, Bernhardt A, Kalinski T, Baldensperger M, Zeh M, Teller A, Adolf D, Reinheckel T, Roessner A, Küster D (2013). Induction of premalignant host responses by cathepsin x/z-deficiency in helicobacter pylori-infected mice. PLoS One. 2013 Jul 30; 8(7):e70242. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070242

Luchtmann M, Jachau K, Adolf D, Baecke S, Lützkendorf R, Bernarding J (2013). Veränderungen im visuomotorischen System während der Phase der Äthanolanflutung: Nachweis mithilfe der funktionellen Magnetresonanztomographie. Rechtsmedizin 23(6), 460--465

Baron R, Freynhagen R, Gockel U, Kohlmann T, Keller T, Stemmler E, Tölle TR (2013). Test and re-test of the painDETECT-Questionnaire. Poster

Keller T, Baron R, Freynhagen R, Gockel U, Kohlmann T, Knoll C, Stemmler E, Tölle TR (2013). New insights into disease-specific patterns of neuropathic pain symptoms using the painDETECT-Questionnaire with a simple standardization procedure. Poster. Fourth Inter­national Congress on Neuropathic Pain, Meeting of The Special Interest Group on Neuropathic Pain (NeuPSIG) of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP); Toronto, Canada, May 23–26, 2013

Stroh C, Wilhelm B, Weiner R, Ludwig K, Benedix F, Knoll C, Lippert H, Manger T, Kompetenznetz Adipositas (2013). Aktueller Stand der Antibiotikaprophylaxe in der Adipositas- und metabolischen Chirurgie - Datenanalyse aus der Studie zur Qualitätskontrolle der operativen Therapie der Adipositas in Deutschland. Zentralbl Chir. 2013. DOI: 10.1055/s-0033-1350792

Stroh C, Groh C, Weiner R, Ludwig K, Wolff S, Kabelitz M, Manger T; Obesity Surgery Working Group, Competence Network Obesity (2013). Are There Gender-Specific Aspects of Gastric Banding? Data Analysis from the Quality Assurance Study of the Surgical Treatment of Obesity in Germany. Obesity Surgery 2013


Garlipp B, Ptok H, Schmidt U, Stübs P, Scheidbach H, Meyer F, Gastinger I, Lippert H (2012). Factors influencing the quality of total mesorectal excision. Br J Surg. 2012 May;99(5):714-20. doi: 10.1002/bjs.8692. Epub 2012 Feb 6

Mroczkowski P, Schmidt U, Sahm M, Gastinger I, Lippert H, Kube R (2012). Prognostic factors assessed for 15,096 patients with colon cancer in stages I and II. World J Surg. 2012 Jul;36(7):1693-8

Adolf D, Wex T, Jahn O, Riebau C, Halangk W, Klose S, Westphal S, Amthauer H, Winckler S, Piatek S (2012). Serum Cathepsin K levels are not suitable to differentiate women with chronic bone disorders such as osteopenia and osteoporosis from healthy pre- and postmenopausal women. Maturitas. 71(2), 169--172

Alboraie M, Schütte K, Wex T, Kahl S, Adolf D, Selgrad M, Elghamry F, Shalaby H, Elshennawy G, Abdelaziz A, Shaheen U, Malfertheiner P (2012). Hepa-index, a New Biomarker Indicator of Hepatic Fibrosis in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research. 1(9): 200--205

Mueller C, Luehrs M, Baecke S, Adolf D, Luetzkendorf R, Luchtmann M, Bernarding J (2012). Building virtual reality fMRI paradigms: A framework for presenting immersive virtual environments. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 209(2), 290--298

Ranke MB, Lindberg A, Brosz M, Kaspers S, Loftus J, Wollmann H, Kołtowska-Haggstrom M, Roelants M (2012). Accurate Long-Term Prediction of Height during the First Four Years of Growth Hormone Treatment in Prepubertal Children with Growth Hormone Deficiency or Turner Syndrome. Horm Res Paediatr 2012;78:8–17


Reichl M, Piatek S, Adolf D, Winckler S, Westphal T (2011). Unbehandelter Abriss des Processus styloideus ulnae: kein schlechteres Behandlungsergebnis bei distaler Radiusfraktur. Der Unfallchirurg, Bd. 114(12), 1099--1104

Redlich U, Xiong YY, Pech M, Tautenhahn J, Halloul Z, Lobmann R, Adolf D, Ricke J, Dudeck O (2011). Superiority of transcutaneous oxygen tension measurements in predicting limb salvage after below-the-knee angioplasty: a prospective trial in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia. CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology, 34 (2), 271--279

Ahrendt HJ, Adolf D, Friedrich C (2011). Frequency of sexual problems in gynecological practice. Sexuologie 18 (1-2), 25--29

Matlach J, Adolf D, Benedix F, Wolff S (2011). Small-diameter Bands Lead to High Complication Rates in Patients After Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding. Obesity Surgery, 21(4), 448--456

Venerito M, Kohrs S, Wex T, Adolf D, Kuester D, Schubert D, Peitz U, Mönkemüller K, Malfertheiner P (2011). Helicobacter pylori infection and fundic gastric atrophy are not associated with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: a case-control study. European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 23(10), 859--864

Meyer F, Graf D, Weber M, Panteli B, Adolf D, Halloul Z (2011). Interims analysis of a prospective observational study on the use of cilostazol (pletal®) in daily clinical vascularsurgical practice. Zentralblatt für Chirurgie, 136(5), 436--443

Scheidbach H, Garlipp B, Oberländer H, Adolf D, Köckerling F, Lippert H (2011). Conversion in Laparoscopic Colorectal Cancer Surgery: Impact on Short- and Long-Term Outcome. Journal of Laparoendoscopics and Advanced Surgical Technics Part A. Epub 19. Oktober 2011

Hollmann M, Rieger JW, Baecke S, Lützkendorf R, Müller C, Adolf D, Bernarding J (2011). Predicting decisions in human social interactions using real-time FMRI and pattern classification. PLoS One, 6(10):e25304

Adolf D, Baecke S, Kahle W, Bernarding J, Kropf S (2011). Applying multivariate techniques to high-dimensional temporally correlated fMRI data. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 141(12), 3760--3770

Becker R, Döring C, Denecke A, Brosz M (2011). Expectation, satisfaction and clinical outcome of patients after total knee arthroplasty. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc (2011) 19: 1433-1441

Koroschetz J, Rehm SE, Gockel U, Brosz M, Freynhagen R, Tölle TR, Baron R (2011). Fibromyalgia and neuropathic pain - differences and similarities. A comparison of 3057 patients with diabetic painful neuropathy and fibromyalgia. BMC Neurol. 2011 May 25; 11:55

Mahn F, Hüllemann P, Gockel U, Brosz M, Freynhagen R, Tölle TR, Baron R (2011). Sensory symptom profiles and co-morbidities in painful radiculopathy. PLoS One. 2011 May 9; 6(5): e18018

Mroczkowski P, Kube R, Schmidt U, Gastinger I, Lippert H (2011). Quality Assessment of Colorectal Cancer Care — an International Online Model. Colorectal Dis. 2011 Aug;13(8):890-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2010.02310.x. Epub 2010 May 17

Marusch F, Ptok H, Sahm M, Schmidt U, Ridwelski K, Gastinger I, Lippert H (2011). Endorectal ultrasound in rectal carcinoma — do the literature results really correspond to the realities of routine clinical care? Endoscopy. 2011 May;43(5):425-431. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1256111. Epub 2011 Jan 13

Ptok H, Marusch F, Schmidt U, Gastinger I, Wenisch HJ, Lippert H (2011). Risk adjustment as basis for rational benchmarking: the example of colon carcinoma. World J Surg. 2011 Jan;35(1):196-205


Ahrendt HJ, Adolf D, Bühling KJ (2010). Advantages and challenges of oestrogen-free hormonal contraception. Current medical research and opinion, 26(8), 1947--1955

Reed MG, Adolf D, Werwick K, Herrmann M (2010). Knowledge and Attitudes of GPs in Saxony-Anhalt concerning the Psychological Aspects of Bronchial Asthma: a Questionnaire Study. BioPsychoSocial Medicine, 20, 4--23

Rehm SE, Koroschetz J, Gockel U, Brosz M, Freynhagen R, Tölle TR, Baron R (2010). A cross-sectional survey of 3035 patients with fibromyalgia: subgroups of patients with typical comorbidities and sensory symptom profiles. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2010 Jun; 49(6): 1146-52

Bierwirth RA, Reuter M, Jecht M, Caßens S, Brosz M, Prien M, Geller JC (2010). Prävention und Frühdiagnostik von Diabetes. Der Diabetologe 3 · 2010


Scheidbach H, Ptok H, Schubert D, Kose D, Hügel O, Gastinger I, Köckerling F, Lippert H (2009). Palliative stoma creation: comparison of laparoscopic vs conventional procedures. Langenbeck's archives of surgery, 394(2), 371--374

Baecke S, Lützkendorf R, Tempelmann C, Müller C, Adolf D, Scholz M, Bernarding J (2009). Event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging (efMRI) of depth-by-disparity perception: additional evidence for right-hemispheric lateralization. Experimental brain research, 196(3),453--458

Kropf S, Läuter J, Kose D, von Rosen D (2009). Comparison of exact parametric tests for high-dimensional data. Computational statistics and data analysis, 53(3), 776--787

Kropf S, Adolf D (2009). Rotation test with pairwise distance measures of sample vectors in a GLM. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, 139(11), 3857--3864

Schmidt CO, Schweikert B, Wenig CM, Schmidt U, Gockel U, Freynhagen R, Tölle TR, Baron R, Kohlmann T (2009). Modelling the prevalence and cost of back pain with neuropathic components in the general population. Eur J Pain 2009 Nov;13(10):1030-5. Epub 2009 Feb 6


Scheidbach H, Benedix F, Hügel O, Kose D, Köckerling F, Lippert H (2008). Laparoscopic approach to colorectal procedures in the obese patient: risk factor or benefit? Obesity Surgery, 18(1), 66--70

Ahrendt HJ, Kose D (2008). Östrogenfreie Pille: Blutungsverhalten und Therapie von Zusatzblutungen. Der Frauenarzt, 49(2), 134--140

Junker U, Freynhagen R, Längler K, Gockel U, Schmidt U, Tölle TR, Baron R, Kohlmann T (2008). Paper versus electronic rating scales for pain assessment: a prospective, randomised, cross-over validation study with 200 chronic pain patients. Curr Med Res Opin 2008 Jun;24(6):1797-806. Epub 2008 May 15


Scheidbach H, Schubert D, Hügel O, van den Hoogen A, Rose J, Pross M, Kose D, Köckerling F, Lippert H (2007). Results of Laparoscopic Surgery for Colorectal Cancer in Palliative Intent: Short-term End Points in 331 Patients in Comparison With Procedures in Benign Indications. Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques, 2, 79--82

Ahrendt HJ, Kleinschmidt S, Kropf S, Kose D (2007). Präventive Wirkung hormoneller Kontrazeptiva bei menstrueller Migräne: Vergleich der östrogenfreien Pille mit 75 [Mikrogramm] Desogestrel mit dem Kombinationspräparat 150 [Mikrogramm] Desogestrel plus 30 [Mikrogramm] Ethinylestradiol im Langzyklus. Der Frauenarzt, 48 (12), 1186--1192

Geller JC, Cassens S, Brosz M, Keil U, Bernarding J, Kropf S, Bierwirth RA, Lippmann-Grob B, Schultheiss HP, Schlüter K, Pels K (2007). Achievement of guideline-defined treatment goals in primary care: the German Coronary Risk Management (CoRiMa) study. European Heart Journal 2007 (28), 3051-3058

M. Brosz, A. Golm, U. Milbradt, W. Gerressen, K. Schlüter (2007). Analysis of the health care situation on the basis of medical levied routine data from medical administration systems. Gesundh ökon Qual manag 2007; 12: 229-234