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GMS Health Technology Assessment

Deutsche Agentur für Health Technology Assessment (DAHTA)

ISSN 1861-8863

Welcome

The HTA eJournal is published jointly by the German Agency for Health Technology Assessment (DAHTA), a division of the DIMDI and the German National Library of Medicine (ZB MED), and is designed as an eJournal in the areas of German Medical Science (gms).

gms Health Technology Assessment makes current information from all areas of medicine and public health, mainly those concerning HTA, quickly and easily accessible. The Executive Summaries of HTA reports are published in this journal. It is a part of DIMDI’s mission to establish and maintain an information system for the Federal Republic of Germany.

gms Health Technology Assessment is free and will be perpetually available.


Recent Publications
GMS Health Technology Assessment Volume 9

Short Report

Prevention of fetal alcohol syndrome

Fröschl B, Brunner-Ziegler S, Wirl C
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc10 (20130902)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Short Report

The effectiveness of occupational therapy for persons with moderate and severe dementia

Korczak D, Habermann C, Braz S
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc09 (20130805)
With Erratum (Aug 8, 2013)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article

Health Technology Assessment – science or art?

Hofmann B
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc08 (20130801)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Short Report

Music therapy in palliative setting

Korczak D, Wastian M, Schneider M
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc07 (20130723)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Short Report

Overweight and obesity: The efficacy of diets for weight maintenance after weight loss

Korczak D, Kister C
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc06 (20130610)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Short Report

Acute pain treatment on postoperative and medical non-surgical wards

Korczak D, Kuczera C, Rust M
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc05 (20130508)
With Erratum (Jun 4, 2013)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Originalarbeit

Österreichischer Muster-Leistungskatalog Physikalische Medizin – empirische Grundlagen zur Wirksamkeit der Inhalte

Wilbacher I, Brandstätter S, Kruzic N, Gerner G, Kiesl U
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc04 (20130711)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Short Report

Efficacy and efficiency of psychological, psychiatric, sociomedical and complementary medical interventions for excessive crying in primary care services (“Schreiambulanzen”)

Korczak D, Kister C, Krause-Girth C
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc03 (20130423)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Short Report

Medical specialist attendance in nursing homes

Balzer K, Butz S, Bentzel J, Boulkhemair D, Lühmann D
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc02 (20130423)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article

Diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease: are we any nearer to useful biomarker-based, non-invasive tests?

Fletcher LCB, Burke KE, Caine PL, Rinne NL, Braniff CA, Davis HR, Miles KA, Packer C
GMS Health Technol Assess 2013; 9:Doc01 (20130411)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]