Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Stausberg

Researcher: Public Health
Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Stausberg

Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Stausberg

Arzt für Medizinische Informatik & Ärztliches Qualitätsmanagement

Tel.: +49 (0) 681 9 54 24 – 19
Fax: +49 (0) 681 9 54 24 – 27


Research Thematic Focus
  • Medical informatics
  • Medical quality management
  • Care research
  • Habilitation for the subject "Medical Informatics" at the Medical Faculty of the University of Essen, subject of the habilitation thesis: „Die chirurgische Routinedokumentation in einem Krankenhausinformationssysteme: Anforderungen – Konzepte – Resultate“. ("Surgical routine documentation in a hospital information system: Requirements - Concepts - Results".)
  • Additional titles "Medical Informatics" and "Medical Quality Management
  • Doctorate (Dr. med.) at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, dissertation topic: "EKMED - Development of an expert system for TNM classification".
  • Studied human medicine at the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf; licence to practise medicine 1991



Professional Activity
  • Since 2022 research associate at the Institute for Social Research and Social Economy (iso) e.V., Saarbrücken

  • Freelance work with consulting in the fields of medical informatics and medical quality management

  • Since 2015 research associate at the Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (IMIBE), Essen University Hospital

  • From 2015 to 2019 Head of the Department "Documentation and Coding Quality" at the Central Institute for Statutory Health Insurance Physicians in the Federal Republic of Germany

    From 2008 to 2014 W2 professorship for medical informatics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

  • From 1994 to 2008 Head of the Medical Informatics Working Group at the Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (IMIBE), University Hospital Essen

  • From 1992 to 1994 research associate in the working group "Methods of Artificial Intelligence" at the Institute of Medical Informatics and Systems Research, GSF, Neuherberg

  • From 1990 to 1992 internship and assistant doctor at Solingen Municipal Hospital




Kirchen-Peters, Sabine; Stausberg, Jürgen (2023): Expertise „Umsetzung von Versorgungspfaden Demenz“. Saarbrücken: Institut für Sozialforschung und Sozialwirtschaft (iso-Institut). [Download]


Stausberg, J.; Harkener, S. (2022):  ICT Tools for Registry Research: A Market Survey. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 Jun 29; 295:71-74. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220663. PMID: 35773809.

Stausberg, J.; Hoffmann, U.; Malyar, N. (2022): Patient registry available. In: Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2022 Mar 18;119(11):198. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.m2022.0048. PMID: 35655350 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Stausberg, J.; Harkener, S.; Burgmer, M.; Engel, C.; Finger, R.; Heinz, C.; Jenetzky, E.; Martin, D.; Rupp, R.; Schoenthaler, M., Schuld; C.; Suwelack, B.; Wegner, J. (2022): Metadata Definition in Registries: What Is a Data Element? In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 May 25;294:174-178. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220432. PMID: 35612051.

Korosoglou, G.; Giusca, S.; Langhoff, R.; Lichtenberg, M.; Lawall, H.; Schellong, S.; Stausberg, J.; Hoffmann, U.; Enders, D.; Malyar, N. (2022): Safety and Effectiveness of Endovascular Therapy for the Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease in Patients with and without Diabetes Mellitus. In: Angiology. 2022 Nov-Dec;73(10):956-966. doi: 10.1177/00033197221075857. Epub 2022 Mar 24. PMID: 35324343.

Stausberg, J.; Uslu, A. J. (2022): Authors‘ Reply to: Interpretation Bias Toward the Positive Impacts of Digital Interventions in Health Care. Comment on „Value of the Electronic Medical Record for Hospital Care: Update From the Literature“. In: Med Internet Res. 2022 Mar 4;24(3):e37419. doi: 10.2196/37419. PMID: 35254272 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Stausberg, J.; Harkener, S.; Jenetzky, E.; Jersch, P.; Martin, D.; Rupp, R.; Schönthaler, M. (2022): FAIR and Quality Assured Data – The Use Case of Trueness. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 Jan 14;289:25-28. doi: 10.3233/SHTI210850. PMID: 35062083.

Ulrich, H.; Kock-Schoppenhauer, A. K.; Deppenwiese, N.; Gött, R.; Kern, J.; Lablans, M.; Majeed RW, Stöhr MR, Stausberg J, Varghese J, Dugas M, Ingenerf J. J (2022): Understanding the Nature of Metadata: Systematic Review. In: Med Internet Res. 2022 Jan 11;24(1):e25440. doi: 10.2196/25440. PMID: 35014967 Free PMC article. Review.

Uslu, A.; Stausberg, J. (2022): Value of the Electronic Medical Record for Hospital Care: Update From the Literature. In: Med Internet Res. 2021 Dec 23;23(12):e26323. doi: 10.2196/26323. PMID: 34941544 Free PMC article. Review.


Stausberg J. (2021): Modellhafte Register für die Versorgungsforschung. In: Gesundheits-wesen. 2021 Nov;83(11):883-886. doi: 10.1055/a-1672-9491. Epub 2021 Nov 11. PMID: 34763358 German. No abstract available.

Harkener, S., Stausberg; J. (2021): Cross-Project Support of Registries in Development, Implementation and Operation. In: Gesundheitswesen. 2021 Nov;83(S 01): S. 54-59. doi: 10.1055/a-1537-9324. Epub 2021 Nov 3. PMID: 34731894 German.

Stausberg J. (2021): Modellhafte Register für die Versorgungsforschung.  In: Gesundheits-wesen. 2021 Nov;83(S 01): S1-3. doi: 10.1055/a-1654-4105. Epub 2021 Nov 3. PMID: 34731886 German.

Stausberg J, Harkener S. (2021): Metadata of Registries: Results from an Initiative in Health Services Research. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2021 May 27; 281:18-22. doi: 10.3233/SHTI210112. PMID: 34042697.

Deserno, T.M., Dugas M, Löbe M, Stausberg J. (2021): A Topical Collection on ICT for Health Science Research – EFMI Special Topic Conference. In: Journal Med Syst. 2021 May 17;45(7):70. doi: 10.1007/s10916-021-01739-2. PMID: 34002277 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Stausberg J, Harkener S, Semler SC. (2021): Recent Trends in Patient Registries for Health Services Research. In: Methods Inf Med. 2021 Jun;60(S 01): e1-e8. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1724104. Epub 2021 Apr 16. PMID: 33862662 Free PMC article.

Niemeyer A, Kluge S, Gurisch C, Hoffmann W, Kostuj T, Olbrich K, Rau H, Rauchensteiner S, Stausberg J. (2021): Position paper of the German Network for Health Services Research (DNVF) on application-related data collection according to Social Code Book V. In:Gesundheitswesen. 2021 Apr;83(4):309-313. doi: 10.1055/a-1391-3908. Epub 2021 Apr 8. PMID: 33831973 Review. German.

Schmidt CO, Struckmann S, Enzenbach C, Reineke A, Stausberg J, Damerow S, Huebner M, Schmidt B, Sauerbrei W, Richter A. (2021): Facilitating harmonized data quality assessments. A data quality framework for observational health research data collections with software implementations in R. In: BMC Med Res Methodol. 2021 Apr 2;21(1):63. doi: 10.1186/s12874-021-01252-7. PMID: 33810787 Free PMC article.

Stausberg, J. (2021):  „Retrospective“ as Well as „Retrolective“. In: Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2020 Sep 11;117(37):610-611. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2020.0610b. PMID: 33263531 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Malyar N, Stausberg J, Langhoff R, Tatò F, Kalka C, Ito WD, Böhme J, Arjumand J, Stegemann J, Lawall H, Schellong S, Lichtenberg M, Hoffmann U. (2020): Demographic and procedural characteristics in the RECording COurses of vasculaR Diseases (RECCORD) registry – the first 1000 patients. In: Vasa. 2020 Aug;49(5):382-388. doi: 10.1024/0301-1526/a000882. Epub 2020 Jul 1. PMID: 32605534 Free article.

Stausberg J, Harkener S, Altmann U, Drepper J. (2020): Process Coverage and Use Case Support of Health Registry Software in Germany. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 26;272:79-82. doi: 10.3233/SHTI200498. PMID: 32604605.

Storf H, Stausberg J, Kindle G, Quadder B, Schlangen M, Walter MC, Ückert F, Wagner (2020): [Patient registries for rare diseases in Germany: concept paper of the NAMSE strategy group]. In: TOF; NAMSE-Register-Strategiegruppe. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheits-forschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2020 Jun;63(6):761-770. doi: 10.1007/s00103-020-03151-6. PMID: 32424556 Review. German.


Stausberg J, Maier B, Bestehorn K, Gothe H, Groene O, Jacke C, Jänicke M, Kostuj T, Mathes T, Niemeyer A, Olbrich K, Schmitt J, Neugebauer E. (2019): Memorandum Registry for Health Services Research: Update 2019. In: Gesundheitswesen. 2020 Mar;82(3):e39-e66. doi: 10.1055/a-1083-6417. Epub 2020 Feb 18. PMID: 32069507 Review. German.

Harkener S, Stausberg J, Hagel C, Siddiqui R. (2019): Towards a Core Set of Indicators for Data Quality of Registries. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019 Sep 3;267:39-45. doi: 10.3233/SHTI190803. PMID: 31483252.

Stausberg J, Harkener S. (2019): Bridging Documentation and Metadata Standards: Experiences from a Funding Initiative for Registries. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019 Aug 21;264:1046-1050. doi: 10.3233/SHTI190384. PMID: 31438084.

Kuklik N, Stausberg J, Amiri M, Jöckel KH. (2019): Improving drug safety in hospitals: a retrospective study on the potential of adverse drug events coded in routine data. In: BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Aug 8;19(1):555. doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4381-x. PMID: 31395053 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J, Jungen T, Scheu C. (2019): Prolonging Influence on Length of Stay. In: Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2019 Feb 15;116(7):116. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2019.0116a. PMID: 30905337 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Stausberg J.  (2018): Quality of the ICD-11 Beta Draft from the German Perspective: Evaluation Based on the Alphabet of ICD-10-GM 2017.  In: Methods Inf Med. 2018 Sep;57(4):168-176. doi: 10.3414/ME17-01-0133. Epub 2018 Sep 24. PMID: 30248707.

Stausberg J, Harkener S, Siddiqui R, Semler SC. (2018): IT Infrastructure for Registries in Health Services Research: A Market Study in Germany. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2018;251:183-186. PMID: 29968633.

Stausberg J, Pollex-Krüger A, Semler SC, Vogel U, Reinecke H. (2018): Field tests for the beta version of the ICD-11-MMS in Germany: background and methods. In: Bundesgesund-heitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2018 Jul;61(7):836-844. doi: 10.1007/s00103-018-2751-x. PMID: 29845303 German.

Stausberg J, Kuklik N, Jöckel KH. (2018): Opportunities and Pitfalls in the Definition of Data Validity. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2018;247:566-570. PMID: 29678024.

Carnarius S, Heuer J, Stausberg J. (2018): Diagnosis Coding in German Medical Practices: A Retrospective Study Using Routine Data.In: Gesundheitswesen. 2018 Nov;80(11):1000-1005. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-125069. Epub 2018 Feb 12. PMID: 29433153 German.

Schmidt CO, Krabbe CEM, Schössow J, Berger K, Enzenbach C, Kamtsiuris P, Schöne G, Houben R, Meisinger C, Bamberg F, Hendel T, Selder S, Nonnemacher M, Moebus S, Stausberg J. (2018):  Quality standards for epidemiologic cohort studies : An evaluated catalogue of requirements for the conduct and preparation of cohort studies. In: Bundes-gesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2018 Jan;61(1):65-77. doi: 10.1007/s00103-017-2658-y. PMID: 29147857 German.


Kuklik N, Stausberg J, Jöckel KH. (2017): Adverse drug events in German hospital routine data: A validation of International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision (ICD-10) diagnostic codes. In: PLoS One. 2017 Nov 2;12(11):e0187510. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187510. eCollection 2017. PMID: 29095926 Free PMC article.

Geraedts M, Drösler SE, Döbler K, Eberlein-Gonska M, Heller G, Kuske S, Manser T, Sens B, Stausberg J, Schrappe M. (2017): Memorandum III, Part 3: Quality of Care and Patient Safety Research Methods. In: Gesundheitswesen. 2017 Oct;79(10):e95-e124. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-112431. Epub 2017 Sep 28. PMID: 28958111 Free article. German.

M Malyar N, Stausberg J, Ito WD, Kölble H, Langhoff R, Lawall H, Lichtenberg M, Stegemann J, Treitl M, Weiss N, Hoffmann U. (2017): Rationale and design of the RECording COurses of vasculaR Diseases registry (RECCORD registry). In:Vasa. 2017 Jul;46(4):262-267. doi: 10.1024/0301-1526/a000631. Epub 2017 May 2. PMID: 28463077.

Stausberg J, Waldenburger A, Borgs C, Schnell R. (2017): Combining Different Privacy-Preserving Record Linkage Methods for Hospital Admission Data. In:Stud Health Technol Inform. 2017;235:161-165. PMID: 28423775.


Stausberg J, Jungen T, Bartels C, Scheu C. (2016): Robustness of Hospital Benchmarking with the Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio (HSMR): An Analysis of Secondary Data from 37 German Hospitals. In: Gesundheitswesen. 2016 Oct;78(10):637-644. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1548818. Epub 2015 May 7. PMID: 25951118 German.

Stäubert S, Weber U, Michalik C, Dress J, Ngouongo S, Stausberg J, Winter A.(2016): Modeling Requirements for Cohort and Register IT. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2016;228:277-81. PMID: 27577387.

Pütter C, Stausberg J, von Beckerath O, Reinecke H, Schäfer E, Kröger K. (2016): Determinants of decreasing major amputation rates in Germany. In: Vasa. 2016;45(4):311-5. doi: 10.1024/0301-1526/a000543. PMID: 27428500.

Waldenburger A, Nasseh D, Stausberg J. (2016): Detecting Duplicates at Hospital Admission: Comparison of Deterministic and Probabilistic Record Linkage. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2016; 226:135-8. PMID: 27350486.

Neugebauer EA, Stausberg J. (2016): What can and cannot be achieved by registries : Perspective of the registry working group of the German Network of Health Services Research. In: Unfallchirurg. 2016 Jun;119(6):493-500. doi: 10.1007/s00113-016-0176-2. PMID: 27169850 Review. German.


Ückert F, Ammenwerth E, Dujat C, Grant A, Haux R, Hein A, Hochlehnert A, Knaup-Gregori P, Kulikowski C, Mantas J, Maojo V, Marschollek M, Moura L, Plischke M, Röhrig R, Stausberg J, Takabayashi K, Winter A, Wolf KH, Hasman A. (2014): Past and next 10 years of medical informatics. In: J Med Syst. 2014 Jul;38(7):74. doi: 10.1007/s10916-014-0074-5. PMID: 24952607.

Knaup P, Ammenwerth E, Dujat C, Grant A, Hasman A, Hein A, Hochlehnert A, Kulikowski C, Mantas J, Maojo V, Marschollek M, Moura L, Plischke M, Röhrig R, Stausberg J, Takabayashi K, Uckert F, Winter A, Wolf KH, Haux R. (2014): Assessing the prognoses on Health care in the information society 2013–thirteen years after. In: J Med Syst. 2014 Jul;38(7):73. doi: 10.1007/s10916-014-0073-6. PMID: 24952606.

Stausberg J. (2014): Citation analysis of the prognosis of Haux et al. for the year 2013. In: J Med Syst. 2014 Jul;38(7):71. doi: 10.1007/s10916-014-0071-8. PMID: 24951046.

Stausberg J. (2014): International prevalence of adverse drug events in hospitals: an analysis of routine data from England, Germany, and the USA. In: BMC Health Serv Res. 2014 Mar 13;14:125. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-125. PMID: 24620750 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J, Berghof K. (2014): Quality of hospital care in Germany: analysis of the trend between 2004 and 2008 from external quality assurance data.
Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2014 Jan;139(5):181-6. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1359990. Epub 2014 Jan 21. PMID: 24449351 German.

Hohl CM, Karpov A, Reddekopp L, Doyle-Waters M, Stausberg J. (2014): ICD-10 codes used to identify adverse drug events in administrative data: a systematic review. In:J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014 May-Jun;21(3):547-57. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2013-002116. Epub 2013 Nov 12. PMID: 24222671 Free PMC article. Review.


Hohl CM, Kuramoto L, Yu E, Rogula B, Stausberg J, Sobolev B. (2013): Evaluating adverse drug event reporting in administrative data from emergency departments: a validation study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Nov 12;13:473. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-473. PMID: 24219303 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J. (2013): GMDS 2012 – medical informatics, medicine and neighboring disciplines. In: Methods Inf Med. 2013;52(4):317-8. PMID: 23922178 No abstract available.

Nasseh D, Stausberg J. (2013):  Impact of variations in anonymous record linkage on weight distribution and classification. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;192:922. PMID: 23920696.

Ngouongo SM, Stausberg J. (2013): Terminology-based documentation systems: a systemantic comparison of four different approaches. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;190:97-9. PMID: 23823388.

Röhrig R, Stausberg J, Dugas M (2013): Development of national competency-based learning objectives „Medical Informatics“ for undergraduate medical education. In:GMDS project group „Medical Informatics Education in Medicine”. Methods Inf Med. 2013;52(3):184-8. doi: 10.3414/ME13-04-0001. Epub 2013 Apr 24. PMID: 23615960 .

Ngouongo SM, Löbe M, Stausberg J. (2013): The ISO/IEC 11179 norm for metadata registries: does it cover healthcare standards in empirical research? In: J Biomed Inform. 2013 Apr;46(2):318-27. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2012.11.008. Epub 2012 Dec 14. PMID: 23246614 Free article.

Kopanitsa G, Hildebrand C, Stausberg J, Englmeier KH. (2013): Visualization of medical data based on EHR standards. In: Methods Inf Med. 2013;52(1):43-50. doi: 10.3414/ME12-01-0016. Epub 2012 Dec 7. PMID: 23223709 .


Heumüller S, Stausberg J, Jöckel KH (2012): Neurological complex treatment: impact on mortality in the first year and costs for statutory health insurance. In: Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr. 2012 Oct;80(10):593-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1313002. Epub 2012 Oct 2. PMID: 23033204 German.

Rottenkolber D, Hasford J, Stausberg J. (2012):Costs of adverse drug events in German hospitals–a microcosting study. In: Value Health. 2012 Sep-Oct;15(6):868-75. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2012.05.007. Epub 2012 Aug 9. PMID: 22999137 Free article.

Stausberg J, Pritzkuleit R, Schmidt CO, Schrader T, Nonnemacher M. (2012): Indicators of data quality: revision of a guideline for networked medical research. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2012;180:711-5. PMID: 22874284.

Ngouongo SM, Stausberg J. (2012): A ClaML-based interface for the import of monohierarchical classifications. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2012;180:63-7. PMID: 22874153.

Sellemann B, Stausberg J, Hübner U. (2012): Nursing routine data as a basis for association analysis in the domain of nursing knowledge.  In: NI 2012 (2012). 2012 Jun 23;2012:366. eCollection 2012. PMID: 24199122 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J. (2012): Is multiple trauma currently affordable? In: Unfallchirurg. 2012 May;115(5):467-8. doi: 10.1007/s00113-011-2083-x. PMID: 22159503 German. No abstract available.

Amann C, Hasford J, Stausberg J. (2012): Hospital admission due to adverse drug events (ADE): an analysis of German routine hospital data of 2006]. In: Gesundheitswesen. 2012 Oct;74(10):639-44. doi: 10.1055/s-0031-1286275. Epub 2011 Oct 20. PMID: 22016197 German.


Ngouongo SM, Stausberg J. (2011): Integration of classifications and terminologies in Metadata registries based on ISO/IEC 11179. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2011;169:744-8. PMID: 21893846.

Stausberg J. (2011): The best period for mortality rates associated with hospital stay: hospital mortality performs well for nonsurgical diagnostic groups. In: Qual Manag Health Care. 2011 Jul-Sep;20(3):198-206. doi: 10.1097/QMH.0b013e318223d00a. PMID: 21725218.

Stausberg J, Hasford J. (2011): Drug-related admissions and hospital-acquired adverse drug events in Germany: a longitudinal analysis from 2003 to 2007 of ICD-10-coded routine data. In: BMC Health Serv Res. 2011 May 29;11:134. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-134. PMID: 21619706 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J, Halim A, Färber R (2011): Concordance and robustness of quality indicator sets for hospitals: an analysis of routine data. In: BMC Health Serv Res. 2011 May 18;11:106. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-106. PMID: 21592374 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J. (2011): The Braden Scale and Care Dependency Scale each demonstrate at least 70% sensitivity and specificity for identifying inpatients at risk of pressure ulcer. In:Evid Based Nurs. 2011 Jan;14(1):20-1. doi: 10.1136/ebn.14.1.20. PMID: 21163796 No abstract available.


Stausberg J, Kiefer E. (2010): Homogeneity of the German diagnosis-related groups. In: Health Serv Manage Res. 2010 Nov;23(4):154-9. doi: 10.1258/hsmr.2010.010002. PMID: 21097725.

Stausberg J. (2010): Relationship between in-hospital and peri-hospital mortality: Analysis of quality reports covering insured from local sickness funds. In: Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2010 Oct;135(41):2015-20. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1267475. Epub 2010 Oct 5. PMID: 20925008 German.

Müller D, Augustin M, Banik N, Baumann W, Bestehorn K, Kieschke J, Lefering R, Maier B, Mathis S, Rustenbach SJ, Sauerland S, Semler SC, Stausberg J, Sturm H, Unger C, Neugebauer EA (2010): Memorandum registry for health services research. In: Gesundheitswesen. 2010 Nov;72(11):824-39. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1263132. Epub 2010 Sep 24. PMID: 20872343 German.

Stausberg J, Lehmann N, Kröger K, Maier I, Schneider H, Niebel W (2010): Increasing pressure ulcer rates and changes in delivery of care: a retrospective analysis at a University Clinic. In: interdisciplinary decubitus project. J Clin Nurs. 2010 Jun;19(11-12):1504-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03231.x. PMID: 20579195

Stausberg J, Hasford J. (2010): Identification of adverse drug events: the use of ICD-10 coded diagnoses in routine hospital data. In: Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2010 Jan;107(3):23-9. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2010.0023. Epub 2010 Jan 15. PMID: 20140170 Free PMC article.

Stausberg J, Altmann U, Antony G, Drepper J, Sax U, Schütt A. (2010): Registers for Networked Medical Research in Germany: Situation and prospects. In: Appl Clin Inform. 2010 Nov 24;1(4):408-18. doi: 10.4338/ACI-2010-04-RA-0024. Print 2010. PMID: 23616850 Free PMC article.


Stang A, Stausberg J. (2009): Inpatient management of patients with skin cancer in Germany: an analysis of the nationwide DRG-statistic 2005-2006. In: Br J Dermatol. 2009 Nov;161 Suppl 3:99-106. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2009.09457.x. PMID: 19775365.

Stausberg J, Löbe M, Verplancke P, Drepper J, Herre H, Löffler M. (2009): Foundations of a metadata repository for databases of registers and trials. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2009;150:409-13. PMID: 19745342.

Stausberg J, Kiefer E. (2009): Classification of pressure ulcers: a systematic literature review.  In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2009;146:511-5. PMID: 19592896 Review.

Nonnemacher M, Stausberg J, Bartoszek G, Lottko B, Neuhaeuser M, Maier I. (2009): Predicting pressure ulcer risk: a multifactorial approach to assess risk factors in a large university hospital population. In: J Clin Nurs. 2009 Jan;18(1):99-107. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2008.02425.x. PMID: 19120735.

Kröger K, Niebel W, Maier I, Stausberg J, Gerber V, Schwarzkopf A. (2009): Prevalence of pressure ulcers in hospitalized patients in Germany in 2005: data from the Federal Statistical Office. In: Gerontology. 2009;55(3):281-7. doi: 10.1159/000174825. Epub 2008 Nov 18. PMID: 19018126.



Stausberg J, Azaouagh A. (2008): Frequency of hospital-acquired pneumonia in electronic and paper-based patient record. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2008;136:479-83. PMID: 18487777.

Uslu AM, Stausberg J. (2008): Value of the electronic patient record: an analysis of the literature. In: J Biomed Inform. 2008 Aug;41(4):675-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2008.02.001. Epub 2008 Feb 15. PMID: 18359277 Free article. Review.

Azaouagh A, Stausberg J. (2008): Frequency of hospital-acquired pneumonia–comparison between electronic and paper-based patient records]. In: Pneumologie. 2008 May;62(5):273-8. doi: 10.1055/s-2008-1038099. Epub 2008 Feb 13. PMID: 18270924 German.

Stang A, Stausberg J, Boedeker W, Kerek-Bodden H, Jöckel KH. (2008): Nationwide hospitalization costs of skin melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer in Germany. In: J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2008 Jan;22(1):65-72. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-3083.2007.02334.x. PMID: 18181975.

Leister J, Stausberg J. (2008): Why do patients select a hospital? A conjoint analysis in two German hospitals. In: J Hosp Mark Public Relations. 2007;17(2):13-31. doi: 10.1300/J375v17n02_03. PMID: 18072702.

Winter A, Funkat G, Haeber A, Mauz-Koerholz C, Pommerening K, Smers S, Stausberg J. (2007): Integrated information systems for translational medicine. In: Methods Inf Med. 2007;46(5):601-7. doi: 10.1160/me9063. PMID: 17938786.

Stausberg J. (2007): Quality of coding in acute inpatient care. In: Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2007 Aug;50(8):1039-46. doi: 10.1007/s00103-007-0296-5. PMID: 17676418 Review. German.

Stausberg J, Bartels C, Bobrowski C. (2007): Extraction of management information from the national quality assurance program. In: Med Klin (Munich). 2007 Jul 15;102(7):507-14. doi: 10.1007/s00063-007-1063-y. PMID: 17634868 German.

Drösler SE, Cools A, Köpfer T, Stausberg J. (2007): Are quality indicators derived from routine data suitable for evaluating hospital performance? First results using the AHRQ patient safety indicators in Germany. In: Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich. 2007;101(1):35-42. doi: 10.1016/j.zgesun.2006.12.006. PMID: 17458363 German.

Goertzen R, Stausberg J. (2007): A grammar of integrity constraints in medical documentation systems. In: Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2007 Apr;86(1):93-102. doi: 10.1016/j.cmpb.2007.01.005. Epub 2007 Feb 16. PMID: 17307272.

Stausberg J, Lehmann N, Kaczmarek D, Stein M. (2007): Reliability of diagnoses coding with ICD-10. In: Int J Med Inform. 2008 Jan;77(1):50-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2006.11.005. Epub 2006 Dec 20. PMID: 17185030.

Stausberg J, Lehmann N, Kröger K, Maier I, Niebel W (2007): Reliability and validity of pressure ulcer diagnosis and grading: an image-based survey. In: interdisciplinary decubitus project. Int J Nurs Stud. 2007 Nov;44(8):1316-23. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2006.06.006. Epub 2006 Sep 1. PMID: 16949079 Clinical Trial.



Stausberg J, Nonnemacher M, Weiland D, Antony G, Neuhäuser M. (2006): Management of data quality–development of a computer-mediated guideline. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2006;124:477-82. PMID: 17108564

Stausberg J, Bartoszek G, Lottko B, Kröger K, Niebel W, Schneider H, Maier I. (2006): Problem focused integration of information, quality and process management with empirical research: The example of the Essen Interdisciplinary Pressure Ulcer Project. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2006;122:609-12. PMID: 17102333.

Neuhäuser M, Lehmann N, Nonnemacher M, Stausberg J. (2006): An attempt at data verification in the EACTS Congenital Database: data before and after verification differ significantly. In: Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2006 Oct;30(4):691. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2006.06.023. Epub 2006 Aug 8. PMID: 16895754 No abstract available.


Stausberg J, Bludssat K, Geueke M. (2005): Completeness and accuracy of WWW-based catalogues of medical E-learning modules. In: Med Inform Internet Med. 2005 Sep;30(3):195-202. doi: 10.1080/14639230500193647. PMID: 16403708.

Leister JE, Stausberg J. (2005): Employment of WHO criteria for the assessment of provider payment systems in diagnosis related groups]. In: Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich. 2005;99(9):567-71. PMID: 16398198 German.

Stausberg J, Kröger K, Maier I, Niebel W, Schneider H. (2005): Frequency of decubitus ulcer in patients of a university medical center. Combination of routine documentation and cross-sectional study].  Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2005 Oct 14;130(41):2311-5. doi: 10.1055/s-2005-918568. PMID: 16231229 German.

Stausberg J, Geueke M, Bludßat K. (2005): Trends in free WWW-based E-learning Modules seen from the Learning Resource Server Medicine (LRSMed). In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2005;116:290-5. PMID: 16160274.

Leister JE, Stausberg J. (2005): Comparison of cost accounting methods from different DRG systems and their effect on health care quality. In: Health Policy. 2005 Sep 28;74(1):46-55. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2004.12.001. Epb 2005 Jan 13. PMID: 16098411.

Stausberg J, Kröger K, Maier I, Schneider H, Niebel W (2005): Pressure ulcers in secondary care: incidence, prevalence, and relevance. In: Interdisciplinary Decubitus Project. Adv Skin Wound Care. 2005 Apr;18(3):140-5. doi: 10.1097/00129334-200504000-00011. PMID: 15840982.

Stausberg J, Dahmen B, Drösler S. (2005): A methodological framework for the conversion of procedure classifications. In: Methods Inf Med. 2005;44(1):57-65. PMID: 15778795.

Stausberg J, Hüsing J. (2003): Accounting fundamentals of the German Diagnosis Related Groups (G-DRG)]. In: Chirurg. 2003 Sep;74(9):M260-3. PMID: 14603896 German. No abstract available.

Geueke M, Stausberg J. (2003): A meta-data-based learning resource server for medicine.  In: Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2003 Nov;72(3):197-208. doi: 10.1016/s0169-2607(02)00146-3. PMID: 14554134.

Stausberg J, Bilir H, Waydhas C, Ruchholtz S. (2003): Guideline validation in multiple trauma care through business process modeling. In: Int J Med Inform. 2003 Jul;70(2-3):301-7. doi: 10.1016/s1386-5056(03)00057-1. PMID: 12909182.

Stausberg J, Koch D, Ingenerf J, Betzler M. (2003): Comparing paper-based with electronic patient records: lessons learned during a study on diagnosis and procedure codes. In: J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2003 Sep-Oct;10(5):470-7. doi: 10.1197/jamia.M1290. Epub 2003 Jun 4. PMID: 12807808 Free PMC article.



Stausberg J, Bilir H, Waydhas C, Ruchholz S. (2002): Guideline validation in multiple trauma care through business process modeling. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2002;90:548-52. PMID: 15460753.

Weimar C, Stausberg J, Kraywinkel K, Wagner M, Busse O, Haberl RL, Diener HC (2002): Diagnosis related groups in stroke treatment. An analysis from the stroke data bank of the German Stroke Foundation. In: Deutsche Schlaganfall-Datenbank. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2002 Aug 2;127(31-32):1627-32. doi: 10.1055/s-2002-33200. PMID: 12168155 German.



Stausberg J, Fuchs J, Hüsing J, Hirche H. (2001): Health care providers on the World Wide Web: quality of presentations of surgical departments in Germany. In: Med Inform Internet Med. 2001 Jan-Mar;26(1):17-24. PMID: 11583405.

Stausberg J, Lang H, Obertacke U, Rauhut F. (2001): Classifications in routine use: lessons from ICD-9 and ICPM in surgical practice. In: J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2001 Jan-Feb;8(1):92-100. doi: 10.1136/jamia.2001.0080092. PMID: 11141515 Free PMC article.



Stausberg J, Zaiss A, Fuchs J, Berke A. (2000): Using ICD-10 for case groups. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 2000;77:359-63. PMID: 11187574.

Stausberg J, Fuchs J. (2000): Surgical specialty department in the world wide web. Tribute to contemporary life style or information network?]. In: Chirurg. 2000 Apr;71(4):472-7. doi: 10.1007/s001040050841. PMID: 10840622 German.



Stausberg J. (1999): Selection of hospital information systems: user participation. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 1999;68:106-9. PMID: 10724848.

Stausberg J, Person M. (1999): A process model of diagnostic reasoning in medicine. In: Int J Med Inform. 1999 Apr;54(1):9-24. doi: 10.1016/s1386-5056(98)00166-x. PMID: 10206426.


Stausberg J, Kolke O, Albrecht K. (1998): Using a computer-based patient record for quality management in surgery. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 1998;52 Pt 1:80-4. PMID: 10384424.

Stausberg J. (1998): Classification of surgical interventions in Germany. In: Langenbecks Arch Chir Suppl Kongressbd. 1998;115:744-7. PMID: 9931716 German.

Albrecht K, Stausberg J, Kruschke A. (1997): Automated data processing of special reimbursements and case fees in general surgery. In: Langenbecks Arch Chir Suppl Kongressbd. 1997;114:788-90. PMID: 9574269 German.

Stausberg J. (1997): Evaluation of quality control methods for medical documentation. In: Stud Health Technol Inform. 1997;43 Pt B:864-8. PMID: 10179791.



Stausberg J, Wormek A, Kraut U. (1995): Terminological reference of a knowledge-based system: the data dictionary. In: .Medinfo. 1995;8 Pt 1:157-61. PMID: 8591143


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