Position statement of the German STI Society on the prophylactic use of doxycycline to prevent STIs (Doxy-PEP, Doxy-PrEP).
Werner RN, Schmidt AJ, Potthoff A, Spornraft-Ragaller P, Brockmeyer NH; German STI Society (DSTIG).
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2023 Dec 20. doi: 10.1111/ddg.15282. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 38123738

The Association of HIV-Specific Risk Factors with Cardiovascular Events in Addition to Traditional Risk Factors in People Living with HIV.
Mavarani L, Reinsch N, Albayrak-Rena S, Potthoff A, Hower M, Dolff S, Schadendorf D, Jöckel KH, Schmidt B, Esser S.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2023 Oct 9. doi: 10.1089/AID.2023.0055. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 37675901

Changes in body mass index, weight, and waist-to-hip ratio over five years in HIV-positive individuals in the HIV Heart Aging Study compared to the general population.
Mavarani L, Albayrak-Rena S, Potthoff A, Hower M, Dolff S, Sammet S, Maischack F, Schadendorf D, Schmidt B, Esser S; HIV HEART AGING Study.
Infection. 2023 Aug;51(4):1081-1091. doi: 10.1007/s15010-023-02009-8. Epub 2023 Mar 17.
PMID: 36930373

Humoral and cellular immune responses to repeated SARS-CoV-2 infection and vaccination in an individual living with HIV.
Simsek A, Bessen C, Meister TL, Urlaub D, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH, Overheu O, Reinacher-Schick A, Faissner S, Watzl C, Pfaender S, Schmitz I, Potthoff A, Plaza-Sirvent C.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2023 Jul;37(7):e825-e827. doi: 10.1111/jdv.19036. Epub 2023 Mar 24.
PMID: 36912717

Monkey pox: Images of a clinical course.
Potthoff A, Brockmeyer NH, Skaletz-Rorowski A.
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2023 Mar;21(3):283-284. doi: 10.1111/ddg.14981. Epub 2023 Feb 14.
PMID: 36786070 No abstract available.
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Cholesterol-conjugated siRNAs silence gene expression in mucosal dendritic cells in cervicovaginal tissue in mice.
Basar E, Shum B, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Wu Y, Nambiar S, Brockmeyer NH.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2023 Mar;37(3):615-626. doi: 10.1111/jdv.18718. Epub 2022 Nov 25.
PMID: 36331362

[Sexually transmitted infections under the influence of the COVID-19 pandemic].
Nowack N, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Potthoff A.
Dermatologie (Heidelb). 2023 Feb;74(2):129-136. doi: 10.1007/s00105-022-05099-x. Epub 2023 Jan 23.
PMID: 36688954 Free PMC article. German.

Impact of SARS-CoV-2 vaccination on systemic immune responses in people living with HIV.
Bessen C, Plaza-Sirvent C, Simsek A, Bhat J, Marheinecke C, Urlaub D, Bonowitz P, Busse S, Schumann S, Blanco EV, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH, Overheu O, Reinacher-Schick A, Faissner S, Watzl C, Pfaender S, Potthoff A, Schmitz I.
Front Immunol. 2022 Dec 2;13:1049070. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2022.1049070. eCollection 2022.
PMID: 36532034

Perspectives on trans-specific sexual health needs based on a free anonymous Online HIV/STI Risk Test (ORT) survey in Germany.
Skaletz-Rorowski A, Nambiar S, Basilowski M, Wach J, Kayser A, Kasper A, Brockmeyer N, Potthoff A.
Sex Transm Infect. 2022 Dec;98(8):622-623. doi: 10.1136/sextrans-2021-055356. Epub 2022 Jan 21.
PMID: 35064030

Changes in the user profiles of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) before and after PrEP reimbursement.
Ahaus P, Schmidt AJ, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Uhrmacher M, Serova K, Kayser A, Wach J, Nambiar S, Brockmeyer NH, Potthoff A.
J Infect Public Health. 2022 Sep;15(9):955-960. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2022.07.012. Epub 2022 Jul 28.
PMID: 35926293

HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: Results from a prospective observational study in Germany.
Uhrmacher M, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Nambiar S, Schmidt AJ, Ahaus P, Serova K, Mordhorst I, Kayser A, Wach J, Tiemann C, Münstermann D, Brockmeyer NH, Potthoff A.
Front Public Health. 2022 Aug 24;10:930208. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2022.930208. eCollection 2022.
PMID: 36091531

Influence of dietary supplementation of short-chain fatty acid sodium propionate in people living with HIV (PLHIV).
Brauckmann V, Nambiar S, Potthoff A, Höxtermann S, Wach J, Kayser A, Tiemann C, Schuppe AK, Brockmeyer NH, Skaletz-Rorowski A.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2022 Jun;36(6):881-889. doi: 10.1111/jdv.18006. Epub 2022 Mar 16.
PMID: 35176190 Clinical Trial.

S1 Guidelines for the Kaposi Sarcoma.
Esser S, Schöfer H, Hoffmann C, Claßen J, Kreuter A, Leiter U, Oette M, Becker JC, Ziemer M, Mosthaf F, Sirokay J, Ugurel S, Potthoff A, Helbig D, Bierhoff E, Schulz TF, Brockmeyer NH, Grabbe S.
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2022 Jun;20(6):892-904. doi: 10.1111/ddg.14788. Epub 2022 Jun 3.
PMID: 35657085

Online HIV/STI Risk Test (ORT): A prospective cross-sectional study among sexually active individuals in Germany.
Skaletz-Rorowski A, Potthoff A, Nambiar S, Basilowski M, Wach J, Kayser A, Kasper A, Brockmeyer NH.
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2022 Mar;20(3):306-314. doi: 10.1111/ddg.14674. Epub 2022 Feb 26.
PMID: 35218292

Human papillomavirus type 67 in cutaneous squamous cell dysplasia and carcinoma.
Kreuter A, Silling S, Potthoff A, Oellig F, Michalowitz AL, Wieland U.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021 Nov;35(11):e807-e809. doi: 10.1111/jdv.17496. Epub 2021 Jul 23.
PMID: 34242420

[Sexual behavior and prevention of sexually transmitted infections taking the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic into account. Data from a sexual healthcare and medicine center-WIR].
Brockmeyer NH, Potthoff A, Knebel-Brockmeyer W, Köhler B, Nambiar S, Wach J, Rodrigues Martins T, Uhrmacher M, Schuppe AK, Tiemann C, Kasper A, Basilowski M, Kayser A, Skaletz-Rorowski A.
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2021 Nov;64(11):1440-1451. doi: 10.1007/s00103-021-03441-7. Epub 2021 Oct 19.
PMID: 34665268 German.

[Sexual health and medicine at the WIR-Walk In Ruhr: presentation of the center and results of the evaluation].
Potthoff A, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Nambiar S, Knebel-Brockmeyer W, Kasper A, Wach J, Kayser A, Köhler B, Brockmeyer NH.
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2021 Aug;64(8):1011-1019. doi: 10.1007/s00103-021-03382-1. Epub 2021 Jul 20.
PMID: 34283268 German.

Positiver Mycoplasma genitalium-Befund im Auge: ein Fall aus der Praxis.
Mordhorst I, Potthoff A, Brockmeyer NH.
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2021 Jul;19 Suppl 1:34-36. doi: 10.1111/ddg.14482.
PMID: 33835657

Eradication of Chronic HCV Infection: Improvement of Dysbiosis Only in Patients Without Liver Cirrhosis.
Wellhöner F, Döscher N, Woelfl F, Vital M, Plumeier I, Kahl S, Potthoff A, Manns MP, Pieper DH, Cornberg M, Wedemeyer H, Heidrich B.
Hepatology. 2021 Jul;74(1):72-82. doi: 10.1002/hep.31700. Epub 2021 Jun 15.
PMID: 33411981

[Diagnostic workup and treatment of sexually transmitted infections].
Potthoff A, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH.
Hautarzt. 2021 May;72(5):443-450. doi: 10.1007/s00105-021-04805-5. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
PMID: 33871670 German.

[Online communication about sexual health : Findings on the use of online focus groups in empirical social research].
Wirtz A, Brockmeyer NH, Langanke H, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Kayser A, Köhler B.
Hautarzt. 2021 Feb;72(2):175-177. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04735-8.
PMID: 33269411 Review. German.

Sexual behaviour, STI knowledge and Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) prevalence in an asymptomatic cohort in Ruhr-area, Germany: PreYoungGo study.
Skaletz-Rorowski A, Potthoff A, Nambiar S, Wach J, Kayser A, Kasper A, Brockmeyer NH.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021 Jan;35(1):241-246. doi: 10.1111/jdv.16913. Epub 2020 Oct 29.
PMID: 32881091

[Diagnosis and treatment of syphilis : Update of the S2k guidelines 2020 of the German STI Society (DSTIG) in cooperation with the following specialist societies: DAIG, dagnä, DDG, DGA, DGGG, DGHM, DGI, DGN, DGPI, DGU, RKI].
Schöfer H, Enders M, Esser S, Feiterna-Sperling C, Hagedorn HJ, Magistro G, Mayr C, Münstermann D, Hahn K, Jansen K, Klein M, Krause W, Maschke M, Ochsendorf FR, Osowski S, Petry KU, Potthoff A, Rieg S, Sing A, Stücker M, Weberschock T, Werner RN, Brockmeyer NH.
Hautarzt. 2020 Dec;71(12):969-999. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04672-6.
PMID: 32940778 Review. German.

Age specific evaluation of sexual behavior, STI knowledge and infection among asymptomatic adolescents and young adults.
Skaletz-Rorowski A, Potthoff A, Nambiar S, Wach J, Kayser A, Kasper A, Brockmeyer NH.
J Infect Public Health. 2020 Aug;13(8):1112-1117. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2020.04.005. Epub 2020 May 26.
PMID: 32471797

DRH1 – a novel blood-based HPV tumour marker.
Weiland T, Eckert A, Tomazic PV, Wolf A, Pondorfer P, Vasicek S, Graupp M, Holzmeister C, Moser U, Andrianakis A, Kangler G, Kiss P, Brcic L, Kappler M, Wickenhauser C, Haak A, Krüger M, Al-Nawas B, Blatt S, Brockmeyer N, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Potthoff A, French LE, Charnowski S, Reinholz M, Kaufmann AM, Thies S, Lambrecht HG, Seliger B, Wild DC, Thurnher D.
EBioMedicine. 2020 Jun;56:102804. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2020.102804. Epub 2020 Jun 11.
PMID: 32535546

Incidence and predictors of HIV related opportunistic infections after initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy at Ayder Referral Hospital, Mekelle, Ethiopia: A retrospective single centered cohort study.
Arefaine ZG, Abebe S, Bekele E, Adem A, Adama Y, H Brockmeyer N, Coenenberg J, Potthoff A, Gebremeskel TG.
PLoS One. 2020 Apr 20;15(4):e0229757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229757. eCollection 2020.
PMID: 32310961

[HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis care in intersectoral collaboration : Interim analysis of a monocentric, prospective study in Germany].
Ahaus P, Potthoff A, Kayser A, Wach J, Brockmeyer NH, Skaletz-Rorowski A.
Hautarzt. 2020 Mar;71(3):211-218. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04545-y.
PMID: 32125439 German.

STI in times of PrEP: high prevalence of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and mycoplasma at different anatomic sites in men who have sex with men in Germany.
Jansen K, Steffen G, Potthoff A, Schuppe AK, Beer D, Jessen H, Scholten S, Spornraft-Ragaller P, Bremer V, Tiemann C; MSM Screening Study group.
BMC Infect Dis. 2020 Feb 7;20(1):110. doi: 10.1186/s12879-020-4831-4.
PMID: 32033533

Relevance of Regional Epidemiology of Retroviral Coinfections: HIV and Human T-Lymphotropic Virus.
Potthoff A, Nambiar S, Brockmeyer NH.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2019 Jul;35(7):597. doi: 10.1089/AID.2019.0045. Epub 2019 May 2.
PMID: 30924695

Risk of HIV transmission through condomless sex in serodifferent gay couples with the HIV-positive partner taking suppressive antiretroviral therapy (PARTNER): final results of a multicentre, prospective, observational study.
Rodger AJ, Cambiano V, Bruun T, Vernazza P, Collins S, Degen O, Corbelli GM, Estrada V, Geretti AM, Beloukas A, Raben D, Coll P, Antinori A, Nwokolo N, Rieger A, Prins JM, Blaxhult A, Weber R, Van Eeden A, Brockmeyer NH, Clarke A, Del Romero Guerrero J, Raffi F, Bogner JR, Wandeler G, Gerstoft J, Gutiérrez F, Brinkman K, Kitchen M, Ostergaard L, Leon A, Ristola M, Jessen H, Stellbrink HJ, Phillips AN, Lundgren J; PARTNER Study Group.
Lancet. 2019 Jun 15;393(10189):2428-2438. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30418-0. Epub 2019 May 2.
PMID: 31056293

Bacterial sexually transmitted infections.
Buder S, Schöfer H, Meyer T, Bremer V, Kohl PK, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer N.
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2019 Mar;17(3):287-315. doi: 10.1111/ddg.13804.
PMID: 30920748 Review.

Neuropsychiatric symptoms in hepatitis C patients resemble those of patients with autoimmune liver disease but are different from those in hepatitis B patients.
Dirks M, Haag K, Pflugrad H, Tryc AB, Schuppner R, Wedemeyer H, Potthoff A, Tillmann HL, Sandorski K, Worthmann H, Ding X, Weissenborn K.
J Viral Hepat. 2019 Apr;26(4):422-431. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12979. Epub 2019 Jan 28.
PMID: 30120896

Different kinetics of liver stiffness using shear wave elastography in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection treated with interferon-free regimens.
Attia D, Deterding K, Cornberg J, Gebel MJ, Cornberg M, Manns MP, Wedemeyer H, Potthoff A.
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Jan;31(1):67-74. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0000000000001259.
PMID: 30239347

MicroRNA-155 is a biomarker of T-cell activation and immune dysfunction in HIV-1-infected patients.
Jin C, Cheng L, Höxtermann S, Xie T, Lu X, Wu H, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH, Wu N.
HIV Med. 2017 May;18(5):354-362. doi: 10.1111/hiv.12470. Epub 2016 Dec 16.
PMID: 27981723

The male ScreenING Study: prevalence of HPV-related genital and anal lesions in an urban cohort of HIV-positive men in Germany.
Fuchs W, Wieland U, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH, Swoboda J, Kreuter A, Michalik C, Potthoff A; Competence Network for HIV/AIDS.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2016 Jun;30(6):995-1001. doi: 10.1111/jdv.13539. Epub 2016 Feb 1.
PMID: 26833895

Asymptomatic anal sexually transmitted infections in HIV-positive men attending anal cancer screening.
Fuchs W, Kreuter A, Hellmich M, Potthoff A, Swoboda J, Brockmeyer NH, Wieland U.
Br J Dermatol. 2016 Apr;174(4):831-8. doi: 10.1111/bjd.14288. Epub 2016 Jan 9.
PMID: 26577338

[Local health study : Outreach medical services for female sex workers in Bochum].
Klingenberg RE, Mannherz S, Brockmeyer NH, Wach J, Winter R, Tiemann C, Lucht A, Schaffer S, Eickel M, Skaletz-Rorowski A.
Hautarzt. 2016 Dec;67(12):989-995. doi: 10.1007/s00105-016-3882-3.
PMID: 27689225 German.

Severe dyslipidemia and immune activation in HIV patients with dysglycemia.
Jin C, Ji S, Xie T, Höxtermann S, Fuchs W, Lu X, Wu H, Cheng L, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH, Wu N.
HIV Clin Trials. 2016 Sep;17(5):189-96. doi: 10.1080/15284336.2016.1207297. Epub 2016 Jul 13.
PMID: 27409415

Viral load strategy: impact on risk behaviour and serocommunication of men who have sex with men in specialized care.
Kuhn E, Potthoff A, Dirks H, Borgmann R, Esser S, Scherbaum N, Brockmeyer NH, Skaletz-Rorowski A.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2016 Sep;30(9):1561-6. doi: 10.1111/jdv.13672. Epub 2016 Jul 9.
PMID: 27393373

[The Competence Network for HIV/AIDS. Data, Samples, Facts].
Michalik C, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH.
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2016 Apr;59(4):489-96. doi: 10.1007/s00103-016-2320-0.
PMID: 26961868 German.

Prevalence and Influencing Factors of Thyroid Dysfunction in HIV-Infected Patients.
Ji S, Jin C, Höxtermann S, Fuchs W, Xie T, Lu X, Wu H, Cheng L, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Brockmeyer NH, Wu N.
Biomed Res Int. 2016;2016:3874257. doi: 10.1155/2016/3874257. Epub 2016 Apr 20.
PMID: 27200374

Late presentation for HIV care across Europe: update from the Collaboration of Observational HIV Epidemiological Research Europe (COHERE) study, 2010 to 2013. Late presenters working group in COHERE in EuroCoord; Mocroft A, Lundgren J, Antinori A, Monforte Ad, Brännström J, Bonnet F, Brockmeyer N, Casabona J, Castagna A, Costagliola D, De Wit S, Fätkenheuer G, Furrer H, Jadand C, Johnson A, Lazanas M, Leport C, Moreno S, Mussini C, Obel N, Post F, Reiss P, Sabin C, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Suarez-Loano I, Torti C, Warszawski J, Wittkop L, Zangerle R, Chene G, Raben D, Kirk O.
Euro Surveill. 2015;20(47). doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2015.20.47.30070.
PMID: 26624933

Smoking and anal high-risk human papillomavirus DNA loads in HIV-positive men who have sex with men.
Wieland U, Hellmich M, Wetendorf J, Potthoff A, Höfler D, Swoboda J, Fuchs W, Brockmeyer N, Pfister H, Kreuter A.
Int J Med Microbiol. 2015 Oct;305(7):689-96. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2015.08.019. Epub 2015 Aug 21.
PMID: 26319939

Serological evidence of increased susceptibility to varicella-zoster virus reactivation or reinfection in natalizumab-treated patients with multiple sclerosis.
Kohlmann R, Salmen A, Chan A, Knabbe C, Diekmann J, Brockmeyer N, Skaletz-Rorowski A, Michalik C, Gold R, Überla K.
Mult Scler. 2015 Dec;21(14):1823-32. doi: 10.1177/1352458515576984. Epub 2015 Mar 31.
PMID: 25828755