Originalarbeiten in internationalen, begutachteten Journalen mit Impact Factor


Mockenhaupt M, Peters F, Schwenk-Davoine I, Herouy Y, Schraufstatter I, Elsner P et al. Evidence of involvement of CXC-chemokines in proliferation of cultivated human melanocytes. Int J Mol Med 2003; 12(4):597-601. (IF: 1.980)


Norgauer J, Dichmann S, Peters F, Mockenhaupt M, Schraufstatter I, Herouy Y. Tumor necrosis factor alpha induces upregulation of CXC-chemokine receptor type II expression and magnifies the proliferative activity of CXC-chemokines in human melanocytes. Eur J Dermatol 2003; 13(2):124-129. (IF: 2.251)


Szecsenyi J, Rosemann T, Joos S, Peters-Klimm F, Miksch A. German diabetes disease management programs are appropriate for restructuring care according to the chronic care model: an evaluation with the patient assessment of chronic illness care instrument. Diabetes Care 2008 Jun; 31(6):1150-4. (IF: 7.349)


Peters-Klimm F, Müller-Tasch T, Schellberg D, Remppis A, Barth A, Holzapfel N, Jünger J, Herzog W, Szecsenyi J. Guideline adherence for pharmacotherapy of chronic systolic heart failure in general practice: a closer look on evidence-based therapy. Clin Res Cardiol 2008 Apr; 97(4):244-252. (IF: 2.418)


Peters-Klimm F, Müller-Tasch T, Remppis A, Szecsenyi J, Schellberg D. Improved guideline adherence to pharmacotherapy of chronic systolic heart failure in general practice - results from a cluster-randomized controlled trial of implementation of a clinical practice guideline. J Eval Clin Pract 2008 Oct; 14(5):823-829. (IF: 1.843)


Peters-Klimm F, Campbell S, Müller-Tasch T, Schellberg D, Gelbrich G, Herzog W, Szecsenyi J. Primary care-based multifaceted, interdisciplinary medical educational intervention for patients with systolic heart failure: lessons learned from a cluster randomised controlled trial. Trials 2009; 10(1):68.(IF: 2.020)


Olbort R, Mahler C, Campbell S, Reuschenbach B, Müller-Tasch T, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F. Doctors' assistants' views of case management to improve chronic heart failure care in general practice: a qualitative study. J Adv Nurs 2009 Apr; 65(4):799-808. (IF: 1.518)


Peters-Klimm F, Olbort R, Campbell S, Mahler C, Miksch A, Baldauf A, Szecsenyi J. Physicians' view of primary care-based case management for patients with heart failure: a qualitative study. Int J Qual Health Care 2009; 21(5):363-371.(IF: 1.881)


Peters-Klimm F, Campbell S, Hermann K, Kunz CU, Müller-Tasch T, Szecsenyi J. Case management for patients with chronic systolic heart failure in primary care: the HICMan exploratory randomised controlled trial. Trials 2010; 11:56. (IF: 2.020)


Peters-Klimm F, Kunz CU, Laux G, Szecsenyi J, Müller-Tasch T. Patient- and provider-related determinants of generic and specific health-related quality of life of patients with chronic systolic heart failure in primary care: a cross-sectional study. Health Qual Life Outcomes 2010; 8(1):98. (IF: 2.46)


Müller-Tasch T, Peters-Klimm F, Schellberg D, Holzapfel N, Barth A, Junger J et al. Depression is a major determinant of quality of life in patients with chronic systolic heart failure in general practice. J Card Fail 2007; 13(10):818-824.(IF: 3.067)


Freund T, Mahler C, Erler A, Gensichen J, Ose D, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F. Identification of patients likely to benefit from care management programs. Am. J. Manag. Care 2011;17:345-352 (IF: 2.74)


Watson J, Humphrey A, Peters-Klimm F, Hamilton W. Motivation and Satisfaction in GP training: a UK cross sectional survey. Br J Gen Pract 2011; 61: 617-618 (IF: 2.07)


FreundT, Kunz CU, Ose D, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F (2012) Patterns of multimorbidity in primary care patients at high risk of future hospitalization. Popul. Health Manag 15(2):119-24. (IF: 0,53)


Peters-Klimm F, Laux G, Campbell S, Muller-Tasch T, Lossnitzer N, Schultz JH, Remppis A, Junger J, Nikendei C (2012) Physician and patient predictors of evidence-based prescribing in heart failure: a multilevel study. PloS one 7:e31082 (IF: 3.730)


Freund T, Wensing M, Geissler S, Peters-Klimm F, Mahler C, Boyd CM, Szecsenyi J (2012) Primary care physicians' experiences with case finding for practice-based care management. The American Journal of Managed Care 18:e155-161 (IF:2.117)


Schneider A, Grossmann N, Linde K, DFG Network Clincial Trials in General Practice (2012) The development of general practice as an academic discipline in Germany - an analysis of research output between 2000 and 2010. BMC Family Practice 13:58 (IF 1.61)


Freund T, Campbell SM, Geissler S, Kunz CU, Mahler C, Peters-Klimm F, Szecsenyi J (2013) Strategies for Reducing Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations for Ambulatory Care–Sensitive Conditions. The Annals of Family Medicine 11:363-370 (IF 4.613)


Peters-Klimm F, Freund T, Kunz CU, Laux G, Frankenstein L, Muller-Tasch T, Szecsenyi J (2013) Determinants of heart failure self-care behaviour in community-based patients: a cross-sectional study. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing : Journal of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology 12:167-176 (IF 2.042)


Karstens S, Weiler SW, Frobose I, Peters-Klimm F (2013) [Prescriptions in outpatient physiotherapy for low back pain - descriptive analysis to relate indication key and everyday impairment]. Die Rehabilitation 52:96-102 (IF:1.362)


Peters-Klimm F, Hermann K, Gagyor I, Haasenritter J, Bleidorn J, fur das Netzwerk Klinische Studien in der Allgemeinmedizin (2013) [Experiences and Attitudes Regarding Practice-Based Clinical Trials: Results of a Survey among German Primary Care Physicians]. Gesundheitswesen 75:321-327 (IF: 0.709)


Freund T, Gondan M, Rochon J, Peters-Klimm F, Campbell S, Wensing M, Szecsenyi J (2013) Comparison of physician referral and insurance claims data-based risk prediction as approaches to identify patients for care management in primary care: an observational study. BMC family practice 14:157 (IF: 1.61)


Engeser P, Hermann K, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F (2014) Symptomkontrolle und Sterbeort hausärztlich versorgter Palliativpatienten. Ergebnisse der kontrollierten PAMINO-Evaluationsstudie. Schmerz 28(6):607-13 (IF: 0.894)


Baudendistel I, Noest S, Peters-Klimm F, Herzberg H, Scherer M, Blozik E, Joos S (2015) Bridging the gap between patient needs and quality indicators: a qualitative study with chronic heart failure patients. Patient Prefer Adherence 9:1397-405 (IF:1.718)


Krug K, Miksch A, Peters-Klimm F, Engeser P, Szecsenyi J (2016) Correlation between patient quality of life in palliative care and burden of their family caregivers: a prospective observational cohort study. BMC Palliat Care 15:4 (IF:1.602)


Freund T, Peters-Klimm F, Boyd CM, Mahler C, Gensichen J, Erler A, Beyer M, Gondan M, Rochon J, Gerlach FM, Szecsenyi J (2016) Medical Assistant-Based Care Management for High-Risk Patients in Small Primary Care Practices: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial. Ann Intern Med. 164(5):323-30 (IF: 17.2)


Jonkman NH, Westland H, Groenwold RH, Ågren S, Atienza F, Blue L, Bruggink-André de la Porte PW, DeWalt DA, Hebert PL, Heisler M, Jaarsma T, Kempen GI, Leventhal ME, Lok DJ, Mårtensson J, Muñiz J, Otsu H, Peters-Klimm F, Rich MW, Riegel B, Strömberg A, Tsuyuki RT, van Veldhuisen DJ, Trappenburg JC, Schuurmans MJ, Hoes AW (2016) Do Self-Management Interventions Work in Patients With Heart Failure? An Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis. Circulation 22;133(12):1189-98 (IF: 19.3)


Jonkman NH, Westland H, Groenwold RH, Ågren S, Anguita M, Blue L, Bruggink-André de la Porte PW, DeWalt DA, Hebert PL, Heisler M, Jaarsma T, Kempen GI, Leventhal ME, Lok DJ, Mårtensson J, Muñiz J, Otsu H, Peters-Klimm F, Rich MW, Riegel B, Strömberg A, Tsuyuki RT, Trappenburg JC, Schuurmans MJ, Hoes AW. (2016)What Are Effective Program Characteristics of Self-Management Interventions in Patients With Heart Failure? An Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis. J Card Fail. 22: 861-71. (IF: 4,98)


Krug K, Bölter R, Ballhausen RA, Engeser P, Peters-Klimm F (2016)

Überforderte pflegende Angehörige bei der Versorgung am Lebensende – was bieten Hausarztpraxen zur Entlastung an? Gesundheitswesen. 78(S 01):e128-e134. Epub 2016 Jul 21. (IF:0,54)


Send AF,Peters-Klimm F, Bruckner T, Haefeli WE and Seidling HM.

A randomized controlled trial to assess the effect of a medication plan containing drug administration recommendations on patients' drug knowledge after 2 months. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2017; 42: 69-74. (IF: 1,679)


Weissenborn M, Haefeli WE, Peters-Klimm F, Seidling HM. Interprofessional

communication between community pharmacists and general practitioners: a

qualitative study. Int J Clin Pharm. 2017 Jun;39(3):495-506. doi:10.1007/s11096-017-0450-6. Epub 2017 Mar 17. PMID: 28315115. (IF: 1,555)


Krug K, Ballhausen RA, Bölter R, Engeser P, Wensing M, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F.

Challenges in supporting lay carers of patients at the end of life: results from focus group discussions with primary healthcare providers. BMC Fam Pract. 2018 Jul 13;19(1):112. (IF:2.032)


Schwill S, Krug K, Peters-Klimm F, van Lieshout J, Laux G, Szecsenyi J, Wensing M.

Novel oral anticoagulants in primary care in patients with atrial fibrillation: a cross-sectional comparison before and after their introduction. BMC Fam Pract. 2018 Jul 18;19(1):115. (IF:2.032)


Hartmann M, Finkenzeller C, Boehlen FH, Wagenlechner P, Peters-Klimm F, Herzog W.

Psychosomatische Sprechstunde in der Hausarztpraxis – ein neues Kooperationsmodell von Psychosomatik und Allgemeinmedizin. Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol. 2018 Oct 16.

doi:10.1055/a-0668-1019. [Epub ahead of print] German. PubMed PMID:30326535. (IF: 1,128)


Wurmbach VS, Lampert A, Schmidt SJ, Bernard S, Thürmann PA; HIOPP-6

Konsortium, Seidling HM, Haefeli WE. Komplexe Arzneimitteltherapien vereinfachen

: Herausforderungen und Lösungsansätze [Simplifying complex drug therapies :

Challenges and solutions]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung

Gesundheitsschutz. 2018 Sep;61(9):1146-1151. German. doi:10.1007/s00103-018-2790-3. PMID: 30066132.


Hoffmann M, Wensing M, Peters-Klimm F, Szecsenyi J, Hartmann M, Friederich

HC, Haun MW. Perspectives of Psychotherapists and Psychiatrists on Mental Health

Care Integration Within Primary Care Via Video Consultations: Qualitative

Preimplementation Study. J Med Internet Res. 2020 Jun 18;22(6):e17569. doi:

10.2196/17569. PMID: 32554369; PMCID: PMC7333073.


Wurmbach VS, Schmidt SJ, Lampert A, Frick E, Metzner M, Bernard S, Thürmann

PA, Wilm S, Mortsiefer A, Altiner A, Sparenberg L, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F,

Kaufmann-Kolle P, Haefeli WE, Seidling HM. Development of an algorithm to detect

and reduce complexity of drug treatment and its technical realisation. BMC Med

Inform Decis Mak. 2020 Jul 8;20(1):154. doi: 10.1186/s12911-020-01162-6. PMID:

32641027; PMCID: PMC7346621.


Tönnies J, Hartmann M, Wensing M, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F, Brinster R, Weber D, Vomhof M, Icks A, Friederich H, Haun M. Mental Health Specialist Video Consultations Versus Treatment-as-Usual for Patients With Depression or Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care: Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trial

JMIR Ment Health 2021;8(3):e22569. DOI: 10.2196/22569


Müller-Tasch T, Krug K, Peters-Klimm F. Associations between NT-proBNP and psychosocial factors in patients with chronic systolic heart failure. J Psychosom Res. 2021 Apr;143:110385. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2021.110385. Epub 2021 Feb 2. PMID: 33601116.


Roth C, Breckner A, Moellinger S, Schwill S, Peters-Klimm F, Szecsenyi J, Stengel S, Wensing M.

Beliefs and practices among primary care physicians during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Baden-Wuerttemberg (Germany): an observational study. BMC Fam Pract 22, 86 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12875-021-01433-9


Stengel S, Roth C, Breckner A, Peters-Klimm F, Schwill S, Möllinger S, Buhlinger-Göpfarth N, Szecsenyi J, Wensing M. Primärärztliche Strategien und Zusammenarbeit während der ersten Phase der COVID-19-Pandemie in Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland

Gesundheitswesen 2021; 83(04): 250-257 DOI: 10.1055/a-1397-7527


Arnold C, Koetsenruijter J, Forstner J, Peters-Klimm F, Wensing M.

Influence of physician networks on prescribing a new ingredient combination in heart failure: a longitudinal claim data-based study.

Implement Sci. 2021 Aug 28;16(1):84. doi: 10.1186/s13012-021-01150-y.

PMID: 34454547 Free PMC article


Haun MW, Hoffmann M, Wildenauer A, Tönnies J, Wensing M, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F, Krisam R, Kronsteiner D, Hartmann M, Friederich HC. Health providers' experiences with mental health specialist video consultations in primary care: a qualitative study nested within a randomised feasibility trial.

BMJ Open. 2021 Nov 9;11(11):e047829. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-047829.


Wurmbach VS, Schmidt SJ, Lampert A, Bernard S, Meid AD, Frick E, Metzner M, Wilm S, Mortsiefer A, Bücker B, Altiner A, Sparenberg L, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F, Kaufmann-Kolle P, Thürmann PA, Haefeli WE, Seidling HM. 

Prevalence and patient-rated relevance of complexity factors in medication regimens of community-dwelling patients with polypharmacy.

Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2022 Apr 27. doi: 10.1007/s00228-022-03314-1. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 35476124


Originalarbeiten in internationalen, begutachteten Journalen ohne Impact Factor


Klimm H-D, Jacob S, Klimm S, Peters F. Gesundheitsvorsorge und Diabetes-Früherkennung: „Gesund krank" oder „krank gesund". Z Allg Med 2004; 80:229-32. (indexiert in EMBASE)


Laux G, Nothacker M, Weinbrenner S, Störk S, Blozik E, Peters-Klimm F, Szecsenyi J, Scherer M. Nutzung von Routinedaten zur Einschätzung der Versorgungsqualität: Eine kritische Beurteilung am Beispiel von Qualitätsindikatoren für die ,,Nationale Versorgungsleitlinie Chronische Herzinsuffizienz". Z Evid.Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes. 2011; 105:21-26 (indexiert in Medline)


Klimm H-D, Müller-Bühl, Klimm S, Peters-Klimm F. Untersuchungen und Beobachtungen zur Validität der Blutdruckselbstmessung in der hausärztlichen Praxis, Perfusion 2010; 23:177-180 (indexiert in Current Contents Medizin)


Freund T, Baldauf A, Muth C, Gensichen J, Szecsenyi J, Peters-Klimm F. Praxisbasiertes Hausbesuchs- und Telefonmonitoring von Patienten mit Herzinsuffizienz: Rationale, Design und praktische Anwendung der Monitoringlisten in der HICMan-Studie. Z Evid.Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes. 2011; 105(6), 434-445 (indexiert in Medline)


Freund T, Geißler S, Mahler C, Peters-Klimm F, Szecsenyi J. Case Management in der Hausarztpraxis – „Alter Wein in neuen Schläuchen“ oder ein innovatives Versorgungsmodell? Z Allg Med. 2011; 87:324-331 (indexiert in EMBASE)


Roos M, Blauth E, Steinhäuser J, Ledig T, Joos S, Peters-Klimm F.Gebietsweiterbildung Allgemeinmedizin in Deutschland: Eine bundesweite Umfrage unter Ärztinnen und Ärzten in Weiterbildung. Z Evid.Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes. 2011; 105:81-88 (indexiert in Medline)


Steinhäuser J, Paulus J, Roos M, Peters-Klimm F, Ledig T, Szecsenyi J, Joos S.

"Allgemeinmedizin ist trotzdem ein schönes Fach" - eine qualitative Studie mit Ärzten in Weiterbildung. Z Evid.Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes. 2011; 105:89-96(indexiert in Medline)


Steinhäuser J, Joos S, Ledig T, Peters-Klimm F. FORUM Weiterbildung - gegen Zufall und Beliebigkeit - Beitrag zur Entwicklung einer die Weiterbildung begleitende Gruppe. Z Allg Med 2008; 84:336-9. (indexiert in EMBASE)


Peters-Klimm F, Natanzon I, Müller-Tasch T, Ludt S, Nikendei C, Lossnitzer N, Szecsenyi J, Herzog W, Jünger J (2012) [Barriers to guideline implementation and educational needs of general practitioners regarding heart failure: a qualitative study]. GMA Z Med Ausbild (indexiert in Medline und in Embase)


Peters-Klimm F, Halmer A, Flessa S, Szecsenyi J, Ose D (2012) What drives the costs of heart failure care in Germany? A health services cost analysis. J Public Health 20:8 (indexiert in Embase)


Gágyor I, Haasenritter J, Hummers-Pradier E, Peters-Klimm F, Bleidorn J (2013) Prüfarztschulung für klinische Arzneimittelstudien in der Allgemeinmedizin. Z Allg Med 89:7 (indexiert in Embase)


Roos M, Watson J, Wensing M, Peters-Klimm F (2014) Motivation for career choice and job satisfaction of GP trainees and newly qualified GPs across Europe: a seven countries cross-sectional survey. Education for Primary Care 25:202-210 (indexiert in Medline und EMBASE)


Krug K, Schurig K, Bölter R and Peters-Klimm F. „Sie setzt sich hier an den Tisch, nimmt sich Zeit,

fragt“ – Palliativversorgung in der Hausarztpraxis aus Sicht Angehöriger. [“She Takes a Seat at the Table, Allows Time, Makes Inquiries” – Palliative Care in Family Medicine from Caregivers’ Points of View] Z Allg Med. 2017; 93: 228-33. (indexiert in EMBASE)


Poss-Doering R, Peters-Klimm F, Noest S. Qualifizierungsbedarf aus Sicht von medizinischen Fachangestellten. ZFA 2020;96(2):77-82. doi: 10.3238/zfa.2020.0077–0082. Link: pdf-Dokument.