A Icks

Summary

Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low fecal elastase-1 in type I diabetes mellitus
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 39:823-30. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization among diabetic children and adolescents and the general population in Germany. German Working Group for Pediatric Diabetology
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf
    Diabetes Care 24:435-40. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Patient time costs attributable to healthcare use in diabetes: results from the population-based KORA survey in Germany
    A Icks
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:1245-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Blood glucose testing and primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes-evaluation of the effect of evidence-based patient information: a randomized controlled trial
    J Genz
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 29:1011-20. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes screening: results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S167-71. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes in a 'real world' routine healthcare setting: model based on the KORA Survey 2000
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:473-80. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Projection of the burden of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Germany: a demographic modelling approach to estimate the direct medical excess costs from 2010 to 2040
    R Waldeyer
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:999-1008. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Diabetes incidence does not differ between subjects with and without high depressive symptoms--5-year follow-up results of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:65-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost comparison analysis: pentaerythrithyl tetranitrate (PETN) and isosorbide dinitrate (ISDN) prescribed to diabetic patients in primary care practices in Germany
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:516-23. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the associations of socioeconomic status with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance in the elderly population: the KORA Survey 2000
    W Rathmann
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 15:627-33. 2005

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Low fecal elastase-1 in type I diabetes mellitus
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 39:823-30. 2001
    ..Fecal elastase-1 has facilitated evaluation of pancreatic dysfunction in population-based studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization among diabetic children and adolescents and the general population in Germany. German Working Group for Pediatric Diabetology
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf
    Diabetes Care 24:435-40. 2001
    ..To compare hospitalization in a multicenter-based cohort of diabetic children and adolescents (aged 1-19 years) in Germany with that of the general population...
  3. doi request reprint Patient time costs attributable to healthcare use in diabetes: results from the population-based KORA survey in Germany
    A Icks
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:1245-9. 2013
    ..We estimated patient time costs attributable to outpatient and inpatient care in study participants with diagnosed diabetes, previously undetected diabetes, impaired glucose regulation and normal glucose tolerance...
  4. doi request reprint Blood glucose testing and primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes-evaluation of the effect of evidence-based patient information: a randomized controlled trial
    J Genz
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 29:1011-20. 2012
    ..standard patient information about sub-threshold elevated blood glucose levels and primary prevention of diabetes on informed patient decision making...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes screening: results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S167-71. 2005
    ..In the future, the most important question is whether type 2 diabetes screening and early treatment is effective with respect to clinical outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical and cost-effectiveness of primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes in a 'real world' routine healthcare setting: model based on the KORA Survey 2000
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:473-80. 2007
    ..To analyse the clinical and cost-effectiveness of the primary prevention of Type 2 diabetes in a 'real world' routine healthcare setting using population-based data (KORA Survey in Augsburg, Germany, total population approximately 600,000)...
  7. doi request reprint Projection of the burden of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Germany: a demographic modelling approach to estimate the direct medical excess costs from 2010 to 2040
    R Waldeyer
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:999-1008. 2013
    ..To model the future costs of Type 2 diabetes in Germany, taking into account demographic changes, disease dynamics and undiagnosed cases...
  8. doi request reprint Diabetes incidence does not differ between subjects with and without high depressive symptoms--5-year follow-up results of the Heinz Nixdorf Recall Study
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 30:65-9. 2013
    ..In a population-based cohort study, we compared cumulative incidences of diabetes between participants with and without high depressive symptoms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost comparison analysis: pentaerythrithyl tetranitrate (PETN) and isosorbide dinitrate (ISDN) prescribed to diabetic patients in primary care practices in Germany
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 45:516-23. 2007
    ..Thus, the aim of this investigation was to compare the costs for PETN and ISDN therapy in diabetic patients in primary care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the associations of socioeconomic status with undiagnosed diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance in the elderly population: the KORA Survey 2000
    W Rathmann
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 15:627-33. 2005
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  11. doi request reprint Inpatient and outpatient health care utilization of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes before and after introduction of DRGs
    C Bächle
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 118:644-8. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic conditions and type 1 diabetes in childhood in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
    J B du Prel
    German Diabetes Centre at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 50:720-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the relationships between childhood type 1 diabetes and socioeconomic conditions, which might provide clues to the aetiology of the disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low faecal elastase 1 concentrations in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    W Rathmann
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Scand J Gastroenterol 36:1056-61. 2001
    ..The availability of faecal elastase 1 as a non-invasive test has aided the detection of impaired exocrine function in population studies. We describe the association between levels of faecal elastase 1 and Type 2 diabetes...
  14. doi request reprint Costs of paediatric diabetes care in Germany: current situation and comparison with the year 2000
    C C Bächle
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Centre, Leibniz Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 29:1327-34. 2012
    ..To estimate direct costs of paediatric Type 1 diabetes care and associated factors in Germany for the year 2007 and to compare results with the costs for the year 2000...
  15. ncbi request reprint The diabetes epidemic in the elderly population in Western Europe: data from population-based studies
    W Rathmann
    Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S110-4. 2005
    ..Comparative studies on the predictive values of obesity, physical activity, and nutrition and possible interactions with genetic markers in European populations are of interest in the future...
  16. ncbi request reprint Direct costs of pediatric diabetes care in Germany and their predictors
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 112:302-9. 2004
    ..Cost-of-illness study to evaluate diabetes-related direct costs for the care of diabetic children and adolescents in Germany from the perspective of the statutory health insurance...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in subjects with functional bowel disorders in Germany
    A Icks
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 40:863-7. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between HRQL and FBD within a three year period in a population-based sample in Germany...
  18. pmc Direct costs in impaired glucose regulation: results from the population-based Heinz Nixdorf Recall study
    C Bächle
    Paul Langerhans Group of Health Services Research and Health Economics, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany German Center for Diabetes Research DZD, Neuherberg, Germany
    BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care 4:e000172. 2016
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Reduced incidence of blindness in relation to diabetes mellitus in southern Germany?
    J Genz
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 27:1138-43. 2010
    ..We estimated the incidence of blindness in the diabetic and non-diabetic population in 2008 and compared it with results from 1990-1998 in a neighbouring region...
  20. doi request reprint Differences in trends in estimated incidence of myocardial infarction in non-diabetic and diabetic people: Monitoring Trends and Determinants on Cardiovascular Diseases (MONICA)/Cooperative Health Research in the Region of Augsburg (KORA) registry
    A Icks
    German Diabetes Center, Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Centre for Diabetes Research, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 52:1836-41. 2009
    ..We estimated the trend of the incidence and relative risk of myocardial infarction in the diabetic and non-diabetic populations in southern Germany from 1985 to 2006...
  21. doi request reprint Are symptoms of depression more common in diabetes? Results from the Heinz Nixdorf Recall study
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Centre, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 25:1330-6. 2008
    ..To estimate the association between depressive symptoms and Type 2 diabetes, as well as previously undetected diabetes, in a large population-based sample in Germany and to determine associated variables...
  22. ncbi request reprint Incremental prescription and drug costs during the years preceding diabetes diagnosis in primary care practices in Germany
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at the Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 114:348-55. 2006
    ..To evaluate incremental drug prescription costs before diabetes diagnosis in primary care patients in Germany...
  23. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prevalence of childhood type 1 diabetes mellitus in Germany--model-based national estimates
    J Rosenbauer
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, Düsseldorf University, Germany
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:1497-504. 2002
    ..This striking high frequency of T1DM in Germany has an important impact on clinical and economic aspects of diabetes care in childhood and adolescence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Incidence of blindness in relation to diabetes. A population-based study
    C Trautner
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, Diabetes Research Institute, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetes Care 20:1147-53. 1997
    ..Vincent Declaration). We collected data about incidence rates of blindness in the diabetic population compared with the nondiabetic population. Up to now, such data are scarce-even worldwide...
  25. doi request reprint Association of lay beliefs about causes of depression with social distance
    H R Cleveland
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 128:397-405. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association of lay attributions about causes of depression with attitudes and prejudiced behaviour towards people with depression...
  26. doi request reprint Neuropad: evaluation of three cut-off points of sudomotor dysfunction for early detection of polyneuropathy in recently diagnosed diabetes
    D Ziegler
    Institute for Clinical Diabetology, German Diabetes Center at the Heinrich Heine University, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 28:1412-5. 2011
    ..To examine the sensitivity and specificity of three cut-off points of Neuropad for the diagnosis of distal symmetric polyneuropathy and small-fibre dysfunction in patients within the first year after diagnosis of diabetes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of functional bowel disorders and related health care seeking: a population-based study
    A Icks
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 40:177-83. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence of FBD in a population-based sample and to assess FBD-related health care seeking and medication in Germany...
  28. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization among diabetic children and adolescents and non-diabetic control subjects: a prospective population-based study
    A Icks
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute,
    Diabetologia 44:B87-92. 2001
    ..7 times more days in hospital than non-diabetic subjects. The ratios were smaller than those in Finland and Denmark in the 1980s, most likely due to differences between health care systems and time trends...
  29. ncbi request reprint Incidence of childhood Type I diabetes mellitus is increasing at all ages in Germany
    J Rosenbauer
    Diabetologia 45:457-8. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and predictors of severe ketoacidosis at onset of type 1 diabetes mellitus in children in a North Rhine-Westphalian region, Germany
    J Rosenbauer
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute, University of Dusseldorf
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:1137-45. 2002
    ..54, 95% CI: 1.10-11.35). Frequency of ketoacidosis at DM onset needs to be reduced through increased public and medical awareness of the presenting characteristics of childhood DM...
  31. ncbi request reprint Undiagnosed diabetes mellitus among patients with prior myocardial infarction
    W Rathmann
    Department of Biometrics and Epidemiology Diabetes Research Institute, Heinrich Heine University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Kardiol 91:620-5. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of undiagnosed diabetic subjects in a group of long-term myocardial infarction (MI) survivors and to investigate their cardiovascular risk factors and medical care...
  32. ncbi request reprint Persistent social disparities in the risk of hospital admission of paediatric diabetic patients in Germany-prospective data from 1277 diabetic children and adolescents
    A Icks
    Institute for Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
    Diabet Med 24:440-2. 2007
    ..Reduction of social inequality in health care is a major target in many countries. The risk of hospital admission is thought to be higher in diabetic children from socially deprived families but actual data are lacking...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Quality of care and extent of complications in a population-based sample of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The KORA Survey 2000]
    A Icks
    Institut für Biometrie und Epidemiologie, Deutsches Diabeteszentrum, Leibniz Institut an der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:73-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse health care processes and outcomes in type 2 diabetes in a representative population sample of persons, aged 25-74 years, in the region of Augsburg, Germany...
  34. ncbi request reprint Economics in pediatric type 1 diabetes - results from recently published studies
    A Icks
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:448-54. 2007
    ..Economic aspects are of increasing interest to decide appropriate strategies in clinical practice. However, knowledge in pediatric diabetes is limited...
  35. doi request reprint [Hip fracture incidence in Germany: analysis of the national hospital discharge registry 2004]
    A Icks
    Arztekammer Nordrhein, Dusseldorf, Universitat Bielefeld, Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:125-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the hip fracture incidence in Germany in 2004, using the national hospital discharge register, and to analyze differences between eastern and western Germany...
  36. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes mellitus in Southern Germany: target populations for efficient screening. The KORA survey 2000
    W Rathmann
    Dept of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Research Institute at Düsseldorf University, Auf m Hennekamp 65, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Diabetologia 46:182-9. 2003
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint [Injury prevention as the physician's challenge]
    M Richter
    II Chirurgische Klinik Unfallchirurgie, Orthopädie und Fusschirurgie, Klinikum Coburg, Ketschendorfer Strasse 33, 96450, Coburg, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 110:734-44. 2007
    ..Special attention was also directed to the age groups of children/adolescents and the elderly...