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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 the German National Library of Medicine (ZB MED). 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 12

Research Article Psychiatry

Which adverse effects influence the dropout rate in selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) treatment? Results for 50,824 patients

Kostev K, Rex J, Eith T, Heilmaier C
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc15 (20141016)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Endocrinology

Indirect comparison of lixisenatide versus neutral protamine Hagedorn insulin as add-on to metformin and sulphonylurea in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Fournier M, Germe M, Theobald K, Scholz GH, Lehmacher W
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc14 (20141016)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Case Report Orthopedics

Varus deformity of the left lower extremity causing degenerative lesion of the posterior horn of the left medial meniscus in a patient with Paget’s disease of bone

Al Kaissi A, Ganger R, Mindler G, Klaushofer K, Grill F
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc13 (20140925)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Case Report Gastroenterology

The simultaneous incidence of acute pancreatitis and autoimmune hemolytic anemia: a rare duo in a patient with SLE

Masoodi I
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc12 (20140925)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Position Paper

Evaluation of medical research performance – position paper of the Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany (AWMF)

Herrmann-Lingen C, Brunner E, Hildenbrand S, Loew TH, Raupach T, Spies C, Treede RD, Vahl CF, Wenz HJ
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc11 (20140626)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Psycho-Social Medicine

Risk of psychiatric and neurological diseases in patients with workplace mobbing experience in Germany: a retrospective database analysis

Kostev K, Rex J, Waehlert L, Hog D, Heilmaier C
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc10 (20140527)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Review Article Psycho-Social Medicine

Position paper on the importance of psychosocial factors in cardiology: Update 2013

Ladwig KH, Lederbogen F, Albus C, Angermann C, Borggrefe M, Fischer D, Fritzsche K, Haass M, Jordan J, Jünger J, Kindermann I, Köllner V, Kuhn B, Scherer M, Seyfarth M, Völler H, Waller C, Herrmann-Lingen C
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc09 (20140507)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article General Medicine

Development and validation of a generic questionnaire for the implementation of complex medical interventions

Kramer L, Hirsch O, Becker A, Donner-Banzhoff N
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc08 (20140401)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Nursing

Monitoring the impact of the DRG payment system on nursing service context factors in Swiss acute care hospitals: Study protocol

Spirig R, Spichiger E, Martin JS, Frei IA, Müller M, Kleinknecht M
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc07 (20140327)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Case Report Neurology

Can a stroke present with flexor spasms? A highly rare experience

Malik YM, Almadani AA, Dar JA
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc06 (20140227)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology residents’ perspective about good teaching – a qualitative needs assessment

Ortwein H, Blaum WE, Spies CD
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc05 (20140219)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Psycho-Social Medicine

Illness and determinants of health-related quality of life in a cross-sectional sample of schoolchildren in different weight categories

Kesztyüs D, Schreiber A, Kobel S, Wartha O, Kesztyüs T, Kilian R, Steinacker JM, Study group “Join the Healthy Boat – Primary School”
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc04 (20140130)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Psycho-Social Medicine

Physicians’ influence on breast cancer patient compliance

Kostev K, Waehlert L, Jockwig A, Jockwig B, Hadji P
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc03 (20140120)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article Microbiology

Population dynamics and tuberculosis: a cross sectional study of an overlooked disease in Saudi Arabia

Al-Bishri J, Masoodi I, Adnan M, Tariq M, Abdullah H, Abdulgoni T, Bander G, Altalhi M
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc02 (20140115)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Editorial

German Medical Science: Editorial 2014

Reinauer H
GMS Ger Med Sci 2014; 12:Doc01 (20140115)
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