Current research project

Cardiology

  • Occupational stress and life style modification in cardiac patient
  • CHES.Cardio - computerized psychological interventions for coronary heart disease
  • Mental health interventions in cardiac patients 

Community

  • CHES.Commnity - eHealth tool for community members within the project healthy community

 Neurology

  • Standardized collection of disease-specific quality of life and psychosocial stress in patients with epilepsy
  • Strokecard - eHealth tool for stroke patients to manage their health data.

Orthopaedics

  • Electronic assessment of patient-reported outcomes in patients after total hip and knee arthroplasty
  • Computer-adaptive assessment of patients’ joint awareness after surgery of the hip, knee or shoulder 

Oncology

  • GIMEMA multicentre study - Italien Group for Adult Hematologic Diseases - An international research study.
  • EORTC BRR16/24 field study - An international research study.
  • Development of an interactive questionnaire for measuring health related quality of life - An international phase IV research study.
  • Development of an EORTC module specific for testicular cancer (EORTC QLQ-TC26): Phase IV field study including evaluation of multi-centre electronic PRO data collection with CHES
  • Making the EORTC QLQ-C30 interactive: Development of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) for EORTC QLQ-C30 dimensions
  • Development of a reference data base for self-reported physical and psychosocial symptom burden in cancer patients
  • Development of a tool for the computer-adaptive assessment of patient-reported outcomes (PRO) and its implementation in oncological care and research
  • Brief psychooncological intervention for parents of adolescents and young adults with hematologic malignancies
  • Computerized monitoring of patient-reported adverse events and health status (CoMPAHS)
  • Development of Health Policy Recommendations for a Personalized Cervical Cancer Screening Program
  • CML Registry and CML Outcome & Policy Model -Extension, further Development and Application
  • Development of a Personalized Decision Tool for Potential Prostate Cancer Screening Candidates and their Physicians
  • AMR 2.0 (Austrian Myeloma Registry)
  • Telemonitoring of somatic and psychosocial symptoms and side effects in oncological patients (ONCO-TEL)
  • Comprehensive evaluation study of chemotherapy effectiveness with focus quality of life in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
  • Optimization of psychooncological support in medical care/ Stepped Care
  • Evaluation of health related quality of life during pemetrexed (Alimta®) consolidation therapy in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
  • Phase III and Phase IV module development studies
  • Platform for self-help strategies
  • Patient information portals