Perometrie im klinischen Einsatz

Perometer werden seit mehr als zwei Jahrzehnten im klinischen Betrieb und in der wissenschaftlichen Forschung eingesetzt.

Im Folgenden finden Sie weitere Beispiele wissenschaftlicher Literatur hierüber:


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15. A constitutional predisposition to breast cancer-related lymphoedema and effect of axillary lymph node surgery on forearm muscle lymph flow, Bains SK, Stanton AW, Cintolesi V, Ballinger J, Allen S, Zammit C, Levick JR, Mortimer PS, Peters AM, Purushotham AD, Breast. 2015 Feb;24(1):68-74. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2014.11.010. Epub 2014 Dec 6.
16. Establishing and sustaining a prospective screening program for breast cancer-related lymphedema at the massachusetts general hospital: lessons learned. Brunelle C1, Skolny M2, Ferguson C3, Swaroop M2, O’Toole J4, Taghian AG5, J Pers Med. 2015 May 20;5(2):153-64. doi: 10.3390/jpm5020153.
17. Impact of adjuvant taxane-based chemotherapy on development of breast cancer-related lymphedema: results from a large prospective cohort, Swaroop MN, Ferguson CM, Horick NK, Skolny MN, Miller CL, Jammallo LS, Brunelle CL, O’Toole JA, Isakoff SJ, Specht MC, Taghian AG, Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Jun;151(2):393-403. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3408-1. Epub 2015 May 5.
18. Immediate Implant Reconstruction Is Associated With a Reduced Risk of Lymphedema Compared to Mastectomy Alone: A Prospective Cohort Study. Miller CL, Colwell AS, Horick N, Skolny MN, Jammallo LS, OʼToole JA, Shenouda MN, Sadek BT, Swaroop MN, Ferguson CM, Smith BL, Specht MC, Taghian AG. Ann Surg. 2015 Jan 20. [Epub ahead of print]
19. The impact of breast cancer-related lymphedema on the ability to perform upper extremity activities of daily living. O’Toole JA, Ferguson CM, Swaroop MN, Horick N, Skolny MN, Brunelle CL, Miller CL, Jammallo LS, Specht MC, Taghian AG. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Apr;150(2):381-8. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3325-3. Epub 2015 Mar 7.
20. Is surviving enough? Coping and impact on activities of daily living among melanoma patients with lymphoedema. Cromwell KD, Chiang YJ, Armer J, Heppner PP, Mungovan K, Ross MI, Gershenwald JE, Lee JE, Royal RE, Lucci A, Cormier JN. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2015 Mar 24. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12311. [Epub ahead of print]
21. Pilot study of the impact of sporting compression garments on composition and volume of normal and lymphedema legs. Sierakowski K, Piller N. Lymphology. 2014 Dec;47(4):187-95.
22. Water-based exercise for patients with chronic arm lymphedema: a randomized controlled pilot trial. Johansson K, Hayes S, Speck RM, Schmitz KH. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 Apr;92(4):312-9. doi: 10.1097/PHM.0b013e318278b0e8.
23. J Athl Train. 2013 Mar-Apr; 48(2): 226–232. doi:  10.4085/1062-6050-48.1.26 PMCID: PMC3600925 Graduated Compression Stockings for Runners: Friend, Foe, or Fake? H. Jorn Bovenschen, MD, PhD, Mariëlle te Booij, MD, and Carine J. M. van der Vleuten, MD, PhD
24. Technologies imporve accuracy and reliability of lymphedema measurement. McNeely, M, Lymphedemapathways, Summer 2015, p. 5 – 8
25. Factors associated with fear of lymphedema after treatment for breast cancer. Jammallo LS, Miller CL, Horick NK, Skolny MN, O’Toole J, Specht MC, Taghian AG. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2014 Sep 1;41(5):473-83. doi: 10.1188/14.ONF.473-483.
26. Proactive approach to lymphedema risk reduction: a prospective study. Fu MR, Axelrod D, Guth AA, Cartwright F, Qiu Z, Goldberg JD, Kim J, Scagliola J, Kleinman R, Haber J. Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Oct;21(11):3481-9. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-3761-z. Epub 2014 May 9
27. A new soft tissue volume measurement strategy using ultrasonography. Hwang JH, Lee CH, Lee HH, Kim SY. Lymphat Res Biol. 2014 Jun;12(2):89-94. doi: 10.1089/lrb.2013.0030. Epub 2014 Feb 12.
28. Risk of lymphedema after mastectomy: potential benefit of applying ACOSOG Z0011 protocol to mastectomy patients. Miller CL, Specht MC, Skolny MN, Horick N, Jammallo LS, O’Toole J, Shenouda MN, Sadek BT, Smith BL, Taghian AG. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Feb;144(1):71-7. doi: 10.1007/s10549-014-2856-3. Epub 2014 Feb 6.
29. The impact of radiation therapy on the risk of lymphedema after treatment for breast cancer: a prospective cohort study. Warren LE, Miller CL, Horick N, Skolny MN, Jammallo LS, Sadek BT, Shenouda MN, O’Toole JA, MacDonald SM, Specht MC, Taghian AG. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Mar 1;88(3):565-71. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2013.11.232. Epub 2014 Jan 7.
30. A novel, validated method to quantify breast cancer-related lymphedema (BCRL) following bilateral breast surgery. Miller CL, Specht MC, Horick N, Skolny MN, Jammallo LS, O’Toole J, Taghian AG. Lymphology. 2013 Jun;46(2):64-74.
31. A Morbidity Screening Tool for identifying fatigue, pain, upper limb dysfunction and lymphedema after breast cancer treatment: a validity study. Bulley C, Coutts F, Blyth C, Jack W, Chetty U, Barber M, Tan CW. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2014 Apr;18(2):218-27. doi: 10.1016/j.ejon.2013.10.006. Epub 2013 Nov 15.
32. Impact of body mass index and weight fluctuation on lymphedema risk in patients treated for breast cancer. Jammallo LS, Miller CL, Singer M, Horick NK, Skolny MN, Specht MC, O’Toole J, Taghian AG. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013 Nov;142(1):59-67.
33. Specht MC, Miller CL, Russell TA, Horick N, Skolny MN, O’Toole JA, Jammallo LS, Niemierko A, Sadek BT, Shenouda MN, Finkelstein DM, Smith BL, Taghian AG.: Defining a threshold for intervention in breast cancer-related lymphedema: what level of arm volume increase predicts progression?, Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013 Aug;140(3):485-94. doi: 10.1007/s10549-013-2655-2. Epub 2013 Aug 4.
34. Bulley C, Gaal S, Coutts F, Blyth C, Jack W, Chetty U, Barber M, Tan CW.: Comparison of breast cancer-related lymphedema (upper limb swelling) prevalence estimated using objective and subjective criteria and relationship with quality of life., Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013:807569. doi: 10.1155/2013/807569. Epub 2013 Jun 18.
35. O’Toole J, Miller CL, Specht MC, Skolny MN, Jammallo LS, Horick N, Elliott K, Niemierko A, Taghian AG.: Cording following treatment for breast cancer., Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013 Jul;140(1):105-11. doi: 10.1007/s10549-013 2616-9. Epub 2013 Jun 29.
36. Hyngstrom JR, Chiang YJ, Cromwell KD, Ross MI, Xing Y, Mungovan KS, Lee JE, Gershenwald JE, Royal RE, Lucci A, Armer JM, Cormier JN.: Prospective assessment of lymphedema incidence and lymphedema-associated symptom following lymph node surgery for melanoma., Melanoma Res. 2013 Aug;23(4):290-7. doi:
37. Bovenschen HJ, Booij MT, van der Vleuten CJ.: Graduated compression stockings for runners: friend, foe, or fake?, J Athl Train. 2013 Mar-Apr;48(2):226-32. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-48.1.26. Epub 2013 Feb 20.
38. Dylke ES, Yee J, Ward LC, Foroughi N, Kilbreath SL.: Normative volume difference between the dominant and nondominant upper limbs in healthy older women., Lymphat Res Biol. 2012 Dec;10(4):182-8. doi: 10.1089/lrb.2012.0011.
39. Kerry S Courneya, Jeff K Vallance, S Nicole Culos-Reed, Margaret L McNeely, Gordon J Bell, John R Mackey, Yutaka Yasui, Yan Yuan, Charles E Matthews, David CW Lau, Diane Cook, Christine M Friedenreich: The Alberta moving beyond breast cancer (AMBER) cohort study: a prospective study of physical activity and health-related fitness in breast cancer survivors, BMC Cancer. 2012; 12: 525. Published online 2012 November 16. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-12-525
40. Nele Adriaenssens, Dries Belsack, Ronald Buyl, Leonardo Ruggiero, Catherine Breucq, Johan De Mey, Pierre Lievens, Jan Lamote: Ultrasound elastography as an objective diagnostic measurement tool for lymphoedema of the treated breast in breast cancer patients following breast conserving surgery and radiotherapy, Radiol Oncol. 2012 December; 46(4): 284–295. Published online 2012 November 9. doi: 10.2478/v10019-012-0033-z
41. Miller CL; Specht MC; Skolny MN; Jammallo LS; Horick N; O’Toole J; Coopey SB; Hughes K; Gadd M; Smith BL; Taghian AG: Sentinel lymph node biopsy at the time of mastectomy does not increase the risk of lymphedema: implications for prophylactic surgery; Breast cancer research and treatment /20120901/
42. Siewert C; Böttcher A; Hellige M; Beyerbach M; von Rautenfeld DB; Seifert H: Experimentelle Untersuchung zum Einfluss definierter Bewegung auf das Volumen der Pferdeextremität anhand optoelektronischer Messungen. [Influence of exercise on horses’ limb volume, measured by an optoelectronic device], Berliner und Münchener tierärztliche Wochenschrift; VOL: 124 (5-6); p. 257-64 /2011 May-Jun/
43. Pannier F; Rabe E: Optoelectric volume measurements to demonstrate volume changes in the lower extremities during orthostasis, International Angiology: A journal of the International Union of Angiology; VOL: 29 (5); p. 395-400 /201010/
44. Mi-Joung Lee, Ph.D., Robert A. Borland, Ph.D., Sharon Czerniec, and Sharon L. Kilbreath, Ph.D.: Reliability and Concurrent Validity of the Perometer for Measuring Hand Volume in Women With and Without Lymphedema, LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY Volume 9 Number 1, 2011
45. Nasim Foroughi, Ph.D., Elizabeth S. Dylke, M.P.T., Ross D. Paterson, B.Sci., Kristine A. Sparrow, B.Nurs.,Jacqueline Fan, B.App.Sci., Elise B. G. Warwick, B.App.Sci., and Sharon L. Kilbreath, Ph.D.: Inter-Rater Reliability of Arm Circumference Measurement, LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY Volume 9 Number 2, 2011
46. Ancukiewicz M, Russel TA, Otoole J, Specht M, Singer M, Kelada A, Murphy CD, Pogachar J, Gioioso V, Patel M, Skolny M, Smith BL, Thagian AG: Standardized Method for Quantification of Developing Lymphedema in Patients Treated for Breast Cancer, International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics /20100602/
47. Czerniec SA, Ward LC, Refshauge KM, Beith J, Lee MJ, York S, Kilbreath SL: Assessment of breast cancer-related arm lymphedema – comparison of physical measurement methods and self-report, Cancer investigation VOL: 28 (1) p. 54-62 /201001/
48. Cormier JN, Xing Y, Zaniletti I, Askew RL, Stewart BR, Armer JM: Minimal limb volume change has a significant impact on breast cancer survivors, Lymphology VOL: 42 (4) p. 161-75 /200912/
49. Haase F, Siewert C, von Rautenfeld DB, Fischbach JU, Seifert H: Vergleich verschiedener Methoden zur Volumenmessung am Pferdebein. Comparison of different methods to quantify the volume of horse limbs, Berliner und Münchener tierärztliche Wochenzeitschrift VOL: 122 (3-4) p. 126-31 /2009 Mar-Apr/
50. Spillane AJ, Saw RP, Tucker M, Byth K, Thompson JF: Defining lower limb lymphedema after inguinal or ilio-inguinal dissection in patients with melanoma using classification and regression tree analysis, Annals of surgery VOL: 248 (2) p. 286-93 /200808/
51. Gothard L, Cornes P, Earl J, Hall E, MacLaren J, Mortimer P, Peacock J, Peckitt C, Woods M, Yarnold J: Double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial of vitamin E and pentoxifylline in patients with chronic arm lymphoedema and fibrosis after surgery and radiotherapy for breast cancer, Radiotherapy and Oncology VOL: 73 (2) p. 133-9 /200411/
52. Gothard L, Stanton A, MacLaren J, Lawrence D, Hall E, Mortimer P, Parkin E, Pritchard J, Risdall J, Sawyer R, Woods M, Yarnold J: Non-randomised phase II trial of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in patients with chronic arm lymphoedema and tissue fibrosis after radiotherapy for early breast cancer, Radiotherapy and Oncology VOL: 70 (3) p. 217-24 /200403/
53. M. Mittermayr, D. Fries, P. Innerhofer, B. Schobersberger, A. Klingler, H. Partsch, U. Fischbach, H.-C. Gunga, E. Koralewski, K. Kirsch, W. Schobersberger: Formation of Edema and Fluid Shifts During a Long-haul Flight, J Travel Med 2003; 10:334-339
54. I.O.W. Man, S.M. Elsabagh, M.C. Morrissey: The effect of different knee angles on knee volume measured with the Perometer® device in uninjured subjects, Abstract Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging, Volume 23 Issue 2 Page 114 – March 2003
55. A.W.B. Stanton, B. Holroyd, P.S. Mortimer, J.R. Levick: Comparison of Microvascular Filtration in Human Arms with and without Postmastectomy Oedema, Experimental Physiology (1999) VOL 84 p. 405-419
56. A.W.B. Stanton, B. Holroyd, P.S. Mortimer, J.R. Levick, J.W. Northfield: Forearm blood flow measured by venous occlusion plethysmography in healthy subjects and in women with postmastectomy oedema, Vascular Medicine VOL: 3 (1) p. 3-8 1. Februar 1998
57. W. Schneider, A. Vollmer: Qualitätssicherung in der Kompressionsstrumpfversorgung – verbesserte Ergebnisse durch optoelektronische Bestrumpfungkontrolle, LymphForsch 4 (2) 2000; 87-89
58. Streif, U. Fischbach, D. Fries: Coagulation changes and edema formation during longdistances bus travel, Blood Coagulation and Fibrinosis 2004, 15:419-425
59. F.Pannier, E. Rabe: Volumenänderung der unteren Extremitäten in Orthostase, Phlebol. 81 (2004) 17-24
60. S.H. Ridner, L.D. Montgomery, J.T. Hepworth, B.R. Stewart, J.M. Armer: Comparison of Upper Limb Volume Measurement Techniques and Arm Symptoms between Healthy Volunteers and Individuals with known Lymphedema, Lymphology VOL: 40 (2007) p. 35-46
61. Caroline M.A. Badger, Janet L. Peacock, Peter S. Mortimer: A Randomized, Controlled, Parallel-Group Clinical Trial Comparing Multilayer Bandaging Followed by Hosiery versus Hosiery Alone in the Treatment of Patients with Lymphoedema of the Limb, Cancer 2000;88:2832-7, American Cancer Society
62. Moseley A, Piller N.: Combined optoelectronic perometry and bio-impedance to measure objectively the effectiveness of a new treatment for cronic secondary leg lymphoedem. Lymphology 35, 2002 S. 136-143
63. Robert Harris, Prof. Neil Piller: Three case studies indicating the effectiveness of manual lymph drainage on patients with primary and secondary lymphedema using objective measuring tools, Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies (2003) 7(4) 213-221
64. W. Schobersberger and the Traveler’s Thrombosis Research Group: Influence of aircraft chair quality on blood coagulation and leg edema formation during a simulated long-haul fligt, Deutsche Akademie für Flug- und Reisemedizin.
65. Anthony Stanton, Stephanie Mody, Russell Mellor, Rodney Levick, Peter Mortimer: Diagnosing Breast Cancer Related Lymphoedema in the Arm.Journal of Lymphoedema, 2006. Vol 1. No 1. P 12-15.
66. Jane M. Armer, Sheila H. Ridner: Measurement Techniques in Assessment of Lymphedema, National Lymphedema Network July/September 2006 1-3 / 25 Dr. Neil Piller: Measurement of Lymphedema from an International Perspective: Do I really have to measure that Limb ? National Lymphedema Network July/September 2006 7-8
67. W. Blättler, B. Lun, J. F. Uhl, Y. Bringer: Determinants of pressure exerted by medical compression stockings. Phlebelogie 5/2007, Schattauer GmbH, S. 237-244.
68. Ralf Girnus, Frauke Haase, Dirk Berens von Rautenfeld, Jörn-Uwe Fischbach, Hermann Seifert: Messgenauigkeit von Volumenmessungen an Pferdebeinen, Tagungsband der 37. Wissenschaftlichen Tagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Medizinische Physik (DGMP 2006) (Hrsg.: L. Bogner, B. Dobler). Regensburg, 354-355 (2006).
69. K. Rupprecht, A. Böttcher, D. Berens v. Rautenfeld, J. U. Fischbach, H. Seifert: Opto-elektronische Messung des Extremitätenvolumens beim Pferd zur Bestimmung des Bewegungseinflusses. In: Fix, M. K. (Hrsg.): Dreiländertagung Medizinphysik 2007 38. Wissenschaftliche Jahrestagung der DGMP in Bern, Bern, 25.-28.09.2007; 2007, S. 364-365
70. The Diagnosis and Treatment of Peripheral Lymphedema, Consensus Document of the International Society of Lymphology, Lymphology 36 (2003) 84-91
71. Ergebnisprotokoll des wissenschaftlichen Beratungsgespräches Reparil® Dragées beim BfArM 17.10.03
72. T. Jöllenbeck, C. Schönle, S. Rödig, J.U. Fischbach: Das Perometer zur einfachen und genauen Bestimmung des Beinvolumens, Abstract, Z Orthop 2002
73. L. Pfalzer, J. Babich, C. McGarvey: Upper Limb Volume Variation in Healthy, Pre- and Post- Menopausal Women, Vortrag Fira Palace Hotel, Diamant
74. A.W.B. Stanton, C. Badger, J. Sitzia: Non-Invais Assessment of the Lymphedematous Limb, Lymphology 33 (200) 122-135
75. J.U. Fischbach: Rechnergestützte Ödembeobachtung mit Bildaufnahme- und -analysesystemen, oedeminus Nr2 juni 2003
76. Sonderdruck aus Orthopädie Technik 2/93, Verlag Orthopädie Technik, Dortmund: Exaktere Messung verbessert Auswahl des Kompressionsstrumpfes
77. J.U. Fischbach, W. von Stubbendorf, J.J. Pflug, E. Göltner: True-to-scale measurements of oedema in the extremities
78. J.U. Fischbach, E. Göltner: Rechnergestützte Ödemanalyse mit maßstaberhaltenden Kameras
79. E. Göltner, J.U. Fischbach: Bedeutung der Volumetrie in der Phlebologie, Phlebol. U. Proktol. 1989: 18: 218-23
80. N. Piller, A. Moseley, J. Fauser, B. Forbes: A rondomized, single-blinded, cross-over Trial of the effectiveness of below the knee support socks (stockings) for worker who stand for prolonged periods of time, Final report for workcover corporation. Flinders University & Medical Centre, 2004
81. M. Jünger, H. Haase, G. Ebert, K. Leber: Berührungslose Umfangsmessung der Beine, MOT April 2006-10-07
82. Martin T. Braun, Andrea Daser, Katharina A. Wroblewska: Effekte der Stoßwellentherapie bei pathologischen Veränderungen des subkutanen Fettgewebes. Eine Pilotstudie, Ästhetische Dermatologie 3 / 2005.
83. Sandi C. Hayes, Hildegard Reul-Hirche, Jane Turner: Exercise and Secondary Lymphedema: Safety, Potential Benefits, and Research Issues, Medicine & Sciences in Sports & Exercise (2009) p. 483-88
84. Nicole Stout: Early Diagnosis and Treatment Intervention for Lymphedema – the new Standard of Care, National Lymphedema Network VOL: 21 (1) Jan-Mar 2009
85. Dr. med. Vera Schmücker: Perimetrische Beinvolumenmessung unter Kompressionstherapie bei Patienten mit dilatativer oder obliterativer Venenerkrankung. Dissertation 1999, Dekanat der medizinischen Fakultät Heidelberg, innere Medizin, Publikationsdatum 04.08.2000
86. Frauke A. Haase: Experimentelle Untersuchungen zur Messgenauigkeit des Perometers am Pferdebein durch Vergleich mit anderen Messmethoden. Dissertation Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover 2006
87. Nicole Svenja Korella: Bewertung des Einflusses von Bandagen und Gamaschen auf das Volumen der Vorder- und Hintergliedmaßen des Pferdes in Bewegung anhand perometrischer Messungen. Dissertation Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover 2007
88. Ariane Böttcher: Experimentelle Untersuchung zum Einfluss definierter Bewegung auf das Volumen der Pferdeextremität, anhand opto-elektronischer Messung mit dem Perometer. Dissertation Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover 2006
89. Patentschrift DE4304388B4, Vorrichtung und Verfahren zum Ermitteln von Umfangsmaßen länglicher Körper, Patentinhaber: Fischbach, Jörn-Uwe, Prof. Dr. 5600 Wuppertal