Martin Härter

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OBJECTIVE To develop and psychometrically test a brief patient-report instrument for measuring Shared Decision Making (SDM) in clinical encounters. METHODS We revised an existing instrument (Shared Decision Making Questionnaire; SDM-Q), including the generation of new items and changing the response format. A 9-item version (SDM-Q-9) was developed and(More)
PURPOSE To provide the 4-week prevalence estimates of mental disorders in cancer populations. PATIENTS AND METHODS We enrolled adult patients with cancer from in- and outpatient care facilities, using a proportional stratified random sample based on the nationwide cancer incidence in Germany. Patients who scored 9 or above on the Patient Health(More)
OVERWEIGHT AND OBESITY ARE ASSOCIATED WITH PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS: ARE THEY? Petry and colleagues (1) reported that obesity is associated with psychiatric disorders. They showed among others increased odds ratios of 1.5 and 1.6 for obesity (body mass index [BMI] 30.0– 39.9), respectively, 1.9 and 2.1 for extreme obesity (BMI 40.0 ), and 12month mood and(More)
OBJECTIVES To describe the development, validation and inter-rater reliability of an instrument to measure the quality of patient decision support technologies (decision aids). DESIGN Scale development study, involving construct, item and scale development, validation and reliability testing. SETTING There has been increasing use of decision support(More)
BACKGROUND Although it is well established that chronic somatic diseases are significantly associated with a wide range of psychopathology, it remains unclear to what extent subjects with chronic somatic diseases are at increased risk of experiencing mental disorders. The present epidemiological study investigates age- and sex-adjusted 12-month prevalence(More)
The last years have seen a clear move towards shared decision making (SDM) and increased patient involvement in many countries. However, as the field of SDM research is still relatively young, new instruments for the measurement of (shared) decision making (process, outcome and surrounding elements) are constantly being developed. Thus, the aims of this(More)
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to perform a systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) for detecting at-risk drinking. METHOD The MEDLINE, PsycINFO, Science Citation Index Expanded, BIOSIS Previews, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL), MEDION, and Cochrane(More)
Unter dem Namen „Gesundes Kinzigtal“ wird ein Projekt zur integrierten Gesundheitsversorgung (IV) durchgeführt. Im Rahmen des Projektes wurden eine Ärzteschulung sowie weitere Maßnahmen durchgeführt, um die Patientenbeteiligung bei medizinischen Entscheidungen zu erhöhen. Die Effekte des Projektes auf die erlebte Beteiligung bei medizinischen(More)
OBJECTIVE To conduct a meta-analysis assessing the prevalence of mental disorders in older people in Europe and North America. METHOD Studies that reported prevalence rates of mental disorders in older people from the general population were identified through MEDLINE, PsycINFO, Web of Science, and reference lists for the period between January 2000 and(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the benefits and harms of reboxetine versus placebo or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in the acute treatment of depression, and to measure the impact of potential publication bias in trials of reboxetine. DESIGN Systematic review and meta-analysis including unpublished data. DATA SOURCES Bibliographic databases(More)