Publications by authors named "Christine Blome"

54Publications

Development and psychometric evaluation of the U.S. English Wound-QoL questionnaire to assess health-related quality of life in people with chronic wounds.

Wound Repair Regen 2020 Sep 27;28(5):609-616. Epub 2020 Jul 27.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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September 2020

Social participation of people with chronic wounds: A systematic review.

Int Wound J 2020 Dec 13. Epub 2020 Dec 13.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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December 2020

New method of measuring subjective well-being: prospective validation study of the 'Daily Experience Sampling Questionnaire' (DESQ) in patients with psoriasis and healthy subjects in Germany.

BMJ Open 2020 Dec 1;10(12):e039227. Epub 2020 Dec 1.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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December 2020

A translation and preliminary validation of the Dutch Wound-QoL questionnaire.

BMC Dermatol 2020 08 26;20(1). Epub 2020 Aug 26.

Department of Dermatology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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August 2020

Relevant Patient Benefit of Sublingual Immunotherapy with Birch Pollen Allergen Extract in Allergic Rhinitis: An Open, Prospective, Non-Interventional Study.

Adv Ther 2020 06 28;37(6):2932-2945. Epub 2020 Apr 28.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistr. 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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June 2020

Challenges and lessons learned from using anchoring vignettes to explore quality of life response behavior.

Qual Life Res 2020 Aug 18;29(8):2149-2159. Epub 2020 Apr 18.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, Hamburg, 20246, Germany.

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August 2020

Recall of health-related quality of life: how does memory affect the SF-6D in patients with psoriasis or multiple sclerosis? A prospective observational study in Germany.

BMJ Open 2019 11 21;9(11):e032859. Epub 2019 Nov 21.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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November 2019

Towards patients' understanding of health-related quality of life-a mixed-method study in psoriasis and multiple sclerosis.

Qual Life Res 2019 Oct 18;28(10):2717-2729. Epub 2019 Jun 18.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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October 2019

Benefit evaluation in multiple sclerosis relapse treatment from the patients' perspective - Development and validation of a new questionnaire.

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2019 Feb 17;28:256-261. Epub 2018 Dec 17.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, Hamburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Measuring Patient Needs and Benefits in Dermatology using the Patient Benefit Index 2.0: A Validation Study.

Acta Derm Venereol 2019 Feb;99(2):211-217

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), DE-20246 Hamburg, Germany.

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February 2019

Differences between patient- and proxy-reported HRQoL using the Wound-QoL.

Wound Repair Regen 2018 05 11;26(3):293-296. Epub 2018 Oct 11.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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May 2018

Willingness to pay for a cure of low-risk melanoma patients in Germany.

PLoS One 2018 24;13(5):e0197780. Epub 2018 May 24.

Skin Cancer Center, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH), Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany.

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November 2018

Measuring the importance of health domains in psoriasis - discrete choice experiment versus rating scales.

Patient Prefer Adherence 2018 15;12:363-373. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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March 2018

Development and validation of the Patient Benefit Index for peripheral arterial disease.

Vasa 2018 04 25;47(3):219-226. Epub 2018 Jan 25.

1 Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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April 2018

Validity and feasibility of the wound-QoL questionnaire on health-related quality of life in chronic wounds.

Wound Repair Regen 2017 09 2;25(5):852-857. Epub 2017 Nov 2.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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September 2017

Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Pruritus: A Systematic Review of Measurement Properties.

J Invest Dermatol 2017 10 30;137(10):2069-2077. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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October 2017

The Wound-QoL questionnaire on quality of life in chronic wounds is highly reliable.

Wound Repair Regen 2017 08 3;25(4):730-732. Epub 2017 Nov 3.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg, Germany.

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August 2017

Quality of life in patients with primary and secondary lymphedema in the community.

Wound Repair Regen 2017 05 27;25(3):466-473. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

CVderm - German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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May 2017

Accepted standards on how to give a Medical Research Presentation: a systematic review of expert opinion papers.

GMS J Med Educ 2017 15;34(1):Doc11. Epub 2017 Feb 15.

University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Hamburg, Germany.

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November 2018

Efficacy of Body Lotion Containing N-palmitoylethanolamine in Subjects with Chronic Pruritus due to Dry Skin: A Dermatocosmetic Study.

Acta Derm Venereol 2017 05;97(5):639-641

Department of Dermatology and Center for Chronic Pruritus, University Hospital Münster, Von-Esmarch-Str. 58, DE-48149Münster, Germany.

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May 2017

Preferences of German melanoma patients for interferon (IFN) α-2b toxicities (the DeCOG "GERMELATOX survey") versus melanoma recurrence to quantify patients' relative values for adjuvant therapy.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Nov;95(46):e5375

Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH), Campus Kiel, Kiel Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg, Hamburg Department of Dermatology, Eberhard-Karls University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen Skin Cancer Center Hannover, Hannover University of Hamburg, Hamburg Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen TABEA Clinic, Hamburg Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Essen, Essen Department of Dermatology, University of Mainz, Mainz MSD Sharp & Dohme GmbH, Munich Department of Dermatology, University Hospital (UKSH), Campus Lübeck, Luebeck Skin Cancer Unit, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Medical Center Mannheim, Ruprecht-Karl University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.

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November 2016

Dynamic Pruritus Score: Evaluation of the Validity and Reliability of a New Instrument to Assess the Course of Pruritus.

Acta Derm Venereol 2017 Feb;97(2):230-234

Department of Dermatology, Competence Center Chronic Pruritus, University Hospital of Münster, Von-Esmarch-Str. 58, DE-48149 Münster, Germany.

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February 2017

Development and validation of the Patient Benefit Index for the dermatocosmetic treatment of aged skin.

Arch Dermatol Res 2016 Jul 27;308(5):319-24. Epub 2016 Apr 27.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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July 2016

Four years of early benefit assessment of new drugs in Germany: a qualitative study on methodological requirements for quality of life data.

Eur J Health Econ 2017 Mar 2;18(2):181-193. Epub 2016 Feb 2.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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March 2017

Quality of Life in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis: Disease Burden, Measurement, and Treatment Benefit.

Am J Clin Dermatol 2016 Apr;17(2):163-9

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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April 2016

Patient-relevant treatment goals in psoriasis.

Arch Dermatol Res 2016 Mar 19;308(2):69-78. Epub 2015 Dec 19.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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March 2016

Feasibility of Using Qualitative Interviews to Explore Patients' Treatment Goals: Experience from Dermatology.

Patient 2016 06;9(3):261-9

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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June 2016

The definition and role of quality of life in Germany's early assessment of drug benefit: a qualitative approach.

Qual Life Res 2016 Feb 5;25(2):447-455. Epub 2015 Aug 5.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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February 2016

Measuring change in quality of life: bias in prospective and retrospective evaluation.

Value Health 2015 Jan;18(1):110-5

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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January 2015

The "Wound-QoL": a short questionnaire measuring quality of life in patients with chronic wounds based on three established disease-specific instruments.

Wound Repair Regen 2014 Jul-Aug;22(4):504-14

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Healthcare (IVDP), University Heart Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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May 2015

Lymphedema - the long way to diagnosis and therapy.

Vasa 2013 Sep;42(5):363-9

Institut für Versorgungsforschung in der Dermatologie und bei Pflegeberufen, Hamburg, Germany.

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September 2013

Patient benefit index (PBI) in the treatment of psoriasis--results of the National Care Study "PsoHealth".

Eur J Dermatol 2013 Apr;23(2):212-7

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP) University Medical Center, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany.

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April 2013

Routine skin cancer screening in Germany: four years of experience from the dermatologists' perspective.

Dermatology 2012 3;225(4):289-93. Epub 2013 Jan 3.

Institute and German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, University Medical Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

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September 2013

Mapping DLQI on EQ-5D in psoriasis: transformation of skin-specific health-related quality of life into utilities.

Arch Dermatol Res 2013 Apr 25;305(3):197-204. Epub 2012 Dec 25.

Institute for Health Services in Dermatology and Nursing (IVDP), German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, University Medical Center Hamburg, Martinistraße 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany.

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April 2013

Validation of the patient benefit index for the assessment of patient-relevant benefit in the treatment of psoriasis.

Arch Dermatol Res 2012 Aug 22;304(6):433-41. Epub 2012 Jun 22.

Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing, CVderm-German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, University Clinics of Hamburg, Germany.

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August 2012

Benefit evaluation in the therapy of chronic wounds from the patients' perspective--development and validation of a new method.

Wound Repair Regen 2012 Jan-Feb;20(1):8-14. Epub 2011 Dec 8.

CVdrem-German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing, University Clinics of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

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June 2012

Efficacy, tolerability and patient benefit of ultrasound-assisted wound treatment versus surgical debridement: a randomized clinical study.

Dermatology 2011 5;222(3):244-9. Epub 2011 Apr 5.

Center for Dermatological Research, Comprehensive Wound Center, University Clinics of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

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November 2011

Quality of life evaluation in wounds: validation of the Freiburg Life Quality Assessment-wound module, a disease-specific instrument.

Int Wound J 2010 Dec 30;7(6):493-501. Epub 2010 Sep 30.

German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing, University Clinics of Hamburg, Martinistraße 52, D-20246 Hamburg, Germany.

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December 2010

Dimensions of patient needs in dermatology: subscales of the patient benefit index.

Arch Dermatol Res 2011 Jan 17;303(1):11-7. Epub 2010 Aug 17.

CVderm-German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology, University Clinics of Hamburg, Germany.

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January 2011

Time needed for treatment is the major predictor of quality of life in psoriasis.

Dermatology 2010 18;221(2):154-9. Epub 2010 Jun 18.

CVderm - German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, University Clinics of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

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December 2010

Routine skin cancer screening in Germany: First data on the impact on health care in dermatology.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2010 Sep 31;8(9):674-80. Epub 2010 May 31.

CVderm, Institute for Health Services Research in Dermatology and Nursing - IVDP, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany.

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September 2010

How do regional factors influence psoriasis patient care in Germany?

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2010 Jul 12;8(7):516-24. Epub 2010 Feb 12.

CVderm - Competence Center for Healthcare Research in Dermatology, University Hospital, Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany.

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July 2010

Measurement of patient-relevant benefits in the treatment of chronic hand eczema--a novel approach.

Contact Dermatitis 2009 Jul;61(1):39-45

CVderm - German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology, University Clinics of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

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July 2009

The patient benefit index: a novel approach in patient-defined outcomes measurement for skin diseases.

Arch Dermatol Res 2009 Sep 27;301(8):561-71. Epub 2009 Mar 27.

Department of Dermatology, German Center for Health Services Research in Dermatology (CVderm), University Clinics of Hamburg, 20246 Hamburg, Germany.

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September 2009