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Publications from research in Anthroposophical Medicine

Publications 2014–2016

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Annemarie Abbing, Anna Ponstein, Gunver Kienle, Harald Gruber, Erik Baars (2016)
The CARE-AAT Guideline: Development and testing of a consensus-based guideline for case reports in anthroposophic art therapy. International Journal of Art Therapy 2016, OI:10.1080/17454832.2016.1170054.
www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17454832.2016.1170054?journalCode=rart20 

Maggie Evans, Susan Bryant, Alyson Huntley, Gene Feder (2016)
Cancer Patients' Experiences of Using Mistletoe (Viscum album):
A Qualitative Systematic Review and Synthesis. J Altern Complement Med. 22(2):134-44.
Doi: 10.1089/acm.2015.0194
http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/10.1089/acm.2015.0194 

Gunver Kienle, Milena Mussler, Dieter Fuchs, Helmut Kiene (2016)
Individualized Integrative Cancer Care in Anthroposophic Medicine.
A Qualitative Study of the Concepts and Procedures of Expert Doctors.
Integrative Cancer Therapies, January-March 2016: 1–17
http://ict.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/05/04/1534735416640091.full.pdf+html

C Scheffer, M Debus, C Heckmann, D Cysarz, M Girke (2016)
Colchicum autumnale in Patients with Goitre with Euthyroidism or Mild Hyperthyroidism: Indications for a Therapeutic Regulative Effect-Results of an Observational Study. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2016:2541912. Doi: 10.1155/2016/2541912. www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2016/2541912/ 

T von Schoen-Angerer, R Madeleyn, H Kiene, GS Kienle, J Vagedes (2016) Improvement of Asthma and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease With Oral Pulvis stomachicus cum Belladonna, a Combination of Matricaria recutita, Atropa belladonna, Bismuth, and Antimonite: A Pediatric Case Report. Glob Adv Health Med. 5(1):107-11. Doi: 10.7453/gahmj.201 www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4756774/ 

E Ben-Arye, Y Ben-Arye, Y Barak (2015) Eva Between Anxiety and Hope: Integrating Anthroposophic Music Therapy in Supportive Oncology Care. Health Psychol Res. 3(3):2199. Doi: 10.4081/hpr.2015.2199. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4768529/

A Büssing, D Lötzke, M Glöckler, P Heusser (2015) Influence of spirituality on cool down reactions, work engagement, and life satisfaction in anthroposophic health care professionals. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2015:754814. Doi: 10.1155/2015/754814. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4324950/ 

F Edelhäuser, A Minnerop, B Trapp, A Büssing, D Cysarz (2015) Eurythmy therapy increases specific oscillations of heart rate variability. BMC Complement Altern Med. 15:167. Doi: 10.1186/s12906-015-0684-6. http://bmccomplementalternmed.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12906-015-0684-6

M Estko, S Baumgartner, K Urech, M Kunz, U Regueiro, P Heusser, U Weissenstein (2015) Tumour cell derived effects on monocyte/macrophage polarization and function and modulatory potential of Viscum album lipophilic extract in vitro. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2015 Apr 24;15:130.
Doi: 10.1186/s12906-015-0650-3. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4412143/ 

D Galun, W Tröger, M Milicevic (2015) Cancer surgery and supportive mistletoe therapy: from scepticism to randomised clinical trials. In: Zänker KS, Kaveri SV (eds). Mistletoe: from mythology to evidence-based medicine. Translational Research in Biomedicine 4

Peter Heusser (2015): Towards Integration of «Personalised» and «Person-Centred» Medicine. The Concept of ‘Integrative and Personalised Health Care. In: Vollmann J, Sandow V, Wäscher S, Schildmann J: The Ethics of Personalised Medicine. Critical Perspectives. Surrey UK 

Gunver Kienle, Milena Mussler, Dieter Fuchs, Helmut Kiene (2015) Intravenous mistletoe treatment in integrative cancer care: A qualitative study exploring the procedures, concepts, and observations of expert doctors. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2016. Article ID 4628287, Doi:10.1155/2016/4628287. www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2016/4628287/ 

M Kröz, M Reif, R Zerm, K Winter, F Schad, C Gutenbrunner, M Girke, C Bartsch (2015) Do we have predictors of therapy responsiveness for a multimodal therapy concept and aerobic training in breast cancer survivors with chronic cancer-related fatigue? Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). Sep;24(5):707-17. Doi: 10.1111/ecc.12278. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ecc.12278/abstract;jsessionid=E766423CA20CD80E3EC7E12245169389.f03t04

D Lötzke, P Heusser, A Büssing (2015) A systematic literature review on the effectiveness of eurythmy therapy. J Integr Med. 13(4):217-30. Doi: 10.1016/S2095-4964(15)60163-7.  http://www.jcimjournal.com/jim/showAbstrPage.aspx?articleid=S2095-4964(15)60163-7

T Sundberg, L Hussain-Alkhateeb, T Falkenberg (2015) Usage and cost of first-line drugs for patients referred to inpatient anthroposophic integrative care or inpatient conventional care for stress-related mental disorders--a register based study. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2015 Oct 14;15:354. Doi: 10.1186/s12906-015-0865-3. http://bmccomplementalternmed.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12906-015-0865-3 

T Von Schoen-Angerer, J Wilkens, GS Kienle, H Kiene, J Vagedes (2015) High-dose Viscum album extract treatment in the prevention of recurrent bladder cancer: A retrospective case series. Perm J 19(4):76-83 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4625999/pdf/permj19_4p0076.pdf

HJ Hamre, A Glockmann, R Schwarz, DS Riley, EW Baars, H Kiene, GS Kienle (2014) Antibiotic use in children with acute respiratory or ear infections: prospective observational comparison of anthroposophic and conventional treatment under routine primary care conditions. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2014. Article ID 243801, 127 p www.ifaemm.de/Abstract/PDFs/HH14_2.pdf 

HJ Hamre, H Kiene, R Ziegler, W Tröger, C Meinecke, C Schnürer, H Vögler, A Glockmann, GS Kienle (2014) Overview of the publications from the anthroposophic medicine outcomes study (AMOS): a whole system evaluation study. Global Adv Health Med 3(1):54-70 www.ifaemm.de/Abstract/PDFs/HH14_1.pdf 

K Heckenbach, T Ostermann, F Schad, M Kröz, H Matthes (2014) Medication and falls in elderly outpatients: an epidemiological study from a German Pharmacovigilance Network. SpringerPlus, Bd. 3, Nr. 1, S. 483, Aug.

P Heusser, S Eberhard, B Berger, J Weinzirl, P Orlow (2014) The subjectively perceived quality of postgraduate medical training in integrative medicine within the public healthcare systems of Germany and Switzerland: the example of anthroposophic hospitals. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2014 Jun 16;14:191. doi: 10.1186/1472-6882-14-191. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4069344/ 

M Kröz, GS Kienle, G Feder, S Kaveri, S Rosenzweig (2014) Mistletoe: From basic research to clinical outcomes in cancer and other indications. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Article ID 98752. www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2014/987527/ 

Kröz M1, Reif M, Bartsch C, Heckmann C, Zerm R, Schad F, Girke M (2014) Impact of autonomic and self-regulation on cancer-related fatigue and distress in breast cancer patients--a prospective observational study. J Cancer Surviv. Jun;8(2):319-28. doi: 10.1007/s11764-013-0314-6. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11764-013-0314-6  

F Schad, J Atxner, D Buchwald, A Happe, S Popp, M Kröz, H Matthes (2014) Intratumoral Mistletoe (Viscum album L) Therapy in Patients With Unresectable Pancreas Carcinoma: A Retrospective Analysis. Integr Cancer Ther. Jun;13(4):332-40. doi: 10.1177/1534735413513637. http://ict.sagepub.com/content/13/4/332.long 

ML Steele, J Axtner, A Happe, M Kröz, H Matthes, F Schad (2014) Safety of Intravenous Application of Mistletoe (Viscum album L.) Preparations in Oncology: An Observational Study. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2014:236310. doi: 10.1155/2014/236310. www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2014/236310/

ML Steele, J Axtner, A Happe, M Kröz, H Matthes, F Schad (2014) Adverse Drug Reactions and Expected Effects to Therapy with Subcutaneous Mistletoe Extracts (Viscum album L.) in Cancer Patients. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2014:724258. doi: 10.1155/2014/724258. www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2014/724258/ 

W Tröger, D Galun, M Reif, A Schumann, N Stanković, M Milićević (2014) Quality of life of patients with advanced pancreatic cancer during treatment with mistletoe: a randomized controlled trial. Dtsch Arztebl Int. 111(29-30):493-502, 33 p following 502. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2014.0493. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4150026/ 

W Tröger, Z Zdrale, N Tišma, M Matijašević (2014) Additional Therapy with a Mistletoe Product during Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Breast Cancer Patients Improves Quality of Life: An Open Randomized Clinical Pilot Trial. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2014:430518. doi: 10.1155/2014/430518. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3950471/ 

C Wälchli, G Saltzwedel, D Krüerke, C Kaufmann, B Schnorr, L Rist, J Eberhard, M Decker, AP Simões-Wüst (2014) Physiologic effects of rhythmical massage: a prospective exploratory cohort study. J Altern Complement Med. 20(6):507-15. doi: 10.1089/acm.2012.0833. http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/abs/10.1089/acm.2012.0833

Current scientific literature on Anthroposophic Medicine, or from respective working groups 2005 – 2013 >> download >> The list makes no claim to be complete