Multiple sclerosis registry in Germany: results of the extension phase 2005/2006.

  title={Multiple sclerosis registry in Germany: results of the extension phase 2005/2006.},
  author={Peter Flachenecker and Kristin Stuke and Wolfgang G. Elias and Matthias Freidel and Judith Haas and Dorothea Pitschnau-Michel and Sebastian Schimrigk and Uwe K. Zettl and Peter Rieckmann},
  journal={Deutsches Arzteblatt international},
  volume={105 7},
INTRODUCTION In 2001, a nationwide multiple sclerosis (MS) registry was initiated in Germany under the auspices of the German MS Society, (DMSG Bundesverband e.V.). The project aimed at collecting epidemiological data and information on health care provision for MS patients in Germany. METHODS After a 2-year pilot phase, the original entry mask was modified, and new centers were recruited, resulting in the registration of a total of 5821 patients in 2005 and 2006. Following a 2 stage quality… CONTINUE READING

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