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GMS German Medical Science — an Interdisciplinary Journal

Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany (AWMF)

ISSN 1612-3174

Welcome

GMS German Medical Science, an interdisciplinary e-journal for the entire field of medicine, addresses all those who work on and with scientific publications. Original papers and review articles that have passed through a peer review are published therein.

The Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany (AWMF) and their scientific associations supply the Editorial Board, the Scientific Committee as well as the experts for the peer review procedure. The editorial work and the workflow is in the hands of ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences. The German Institute of Medical Documentation and Information (DIMDI) is responsible for the technical implementation and the long-term archiving of electronic documents.

All the articles published in GMS German Medical Science are available online for anyone interested: immediately, permanently and free of charge.

New manuscripts may be submitted via the Manuscript Operating System (MOPS) of GMS. Please consult the authors' guidelines first.


Recent Publications
GMS German Medical Science — an Interdisciplinary Journal Volume 15

Guideline Dermatology

Cutaneous Lyme borreliosis: Guideline of the German Dermatology Society

Hofmann H, Fingerle V, Hunfeld KP, Huppertz HI, Krause A, Rauer S, Ruf B, Consensus group
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc14 (20170905)
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Research Article Epidemiology

Frequency and trends of hospital treated pesticide poisonings in Germany 2000–2014

Moebus S, Boedeker W
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc13 (20170814)
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Case Report Neurology

Bilateral rhabdoid meningioma mimicking glioma: an unusual occurrence

Dalal V, Siraj F, Kaur M, Shankar KB, Singh A
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc12 (20170814)
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Case Report Otorhinolaryngology

Water-filtered infrared-A (wIRA) overcomes swallowing disorders and hypersalivation – a case report

Hoffmann G
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc11 (20170803)
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Review Article Intensive Care Medicine

Quality indicators in intensive care medicine for Germany – third edition 2017

Kumpf O, Braun JP, Brinkmann A, Bause H, Bellgardt M, Bloos F, Dubb R, Greim C, Kaltwasser A, Marx G, Riessen R, Spies C, Weimann J, Wöbker G, Muhl E, Waydhas C
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc10 (20170801)
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Research Article Neurology

Real life pharmaceutical treatment patterns for adult patients with focal epilepsy in Germany: a longitudinal and cross-sectional analysis of recently approved anti-epileptic drugs

Groth A, Wilke T, Borghs S, Gille P, Joeres L
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc09 (20170612)
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Research Article Epidemiology

Conflicts at work are associated with a higher risk of cardiovascular disease

Jacob L, Kostev K
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc08 (20170426)
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Review Article Psycho-Social Medicine

Interventions for reducing self-stigma in people with mental illnesses: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials

Büchter RB, Messer M
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc07 (20170424)
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Review Article Emergency Medicine

Cannabinoid hyperemesis and the cyclic vomiting syndrome in adults: recognition, diagnosis, acute and long-term treatment

Blumentrath CG, Dohrmann B, Ewald N
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc06 (20170321)
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Review Article Oncology

A comprehensive approach in high-grade glioma management: position statement from the Neuro-Oncology Scientific Club (NOSC), Shiraz, Iran

Ansari M, Mosalaei A, Ahmadloo N, Rasekhi A, Geramizadeh B, Razmkon A, Anvari K, Afarid M, Dadras A, Nafarieh L, Mohammadianpanah M, Nasrolahi H, Hamedi SH, Omidvari S, Nami M
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc05 (20170228)
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Research Article Epidemiology

Prevalence of depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders, and somatoform disorders in patients with age-related macular degeneration in Germany

Jacob L, Spiess A, Kostev K
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc04 (20170209)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Case Report Oncology

Myeloid sarcoma: a report of four cases at unusual sites

Siraj F, Kaur M, Dalal V, Khanna A, Khan AA
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc03 (20170209)
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Research Article Medical Research Methodology

Current practice and perspectives in CRO oversight based on a survey performed among members of the German Association of Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (vfa)

Hennig M, Hundt F, Busta S, Mikus S, Sanden PH, Sörgel A, Ruppert T
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc02 (20170126)
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Research Article Occupational Medicine

The prevalence of chronic pain in orchestra musicians

Gasenzer ER, Klumpp MJ, Pieper D, Neugebauer EA
GMS Ger Med Sci 2017; 15:Doc01 (20170112)
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