"Durch eine große Zahl von Studien ist die Wirksamkeit von Akupunktur in der Behandlung von Schmerzen mitlwerweile wissenschaftlich gesichert"

Dr. med. Marcus Bäcker - Publikationsliste
  1. Bäcker-M, Knecht-S, Deppe-M, Lohmann-H, Ringelstein-EB,  Henningsen-H. Cortical tuning: a function of anticipated stimulus intensity. Neuroreport 1999; 10:293-296

  2. Hammes MG, Backer M, Tolle TR, Conrad B. Pain therapy. Value of unconventional methods  MMW Fortschr Med. 2000 Jun 15;142(24):41-4

  3. Bäcker-M, Sander-D, Funke-D, Hammes-M, Deppe-M, Conrad-B, TölleTR. Altered cerebrovascular response pattern in interictal migraine during visual stimulation. Cephalalgia 2001; 21, 611-616

  4. Hammes-MG, Flatau-B, Backer-M, Ehinger-S, Conrad-B, Tolle-TR. Investigations on the effect of acupuncture on affective and sensory components of pain in patients with different stages of chronic pain. Schmerz. 2002 Apr;16(2):103-13

  5. Bäcker-M, Hammes-MG, Valet-M, Deppe-M, Conrad-B, Tölle-TR, Dobos-GJ. Different modes of manual acupuncture stimulation differentially modulate cerebral blood flow velocitiy, arterial blood pressure and heart rate in human subjects. Neuroscience Letters 2002, 29; 333 (3): 203-6

  6. Bäcker-M, Hammes-M, Sander-D, Deppe-M, Funke-D, Conrad-B, Tölle-TR, Dobos-GJ. Changes of cerebrovascular response to visual stimulation in migraineurs after repetitive sessions of somatosensory stimulation (acupuncture)- a pilot study. Headache, 2003, 8: 255-9

  7. Bäcker-M, Gareus-I, Knoblauch-N, Michalsen-A, Hammes-M, Dobos-GJ. Acupuncture in the treatment of pain- hypothesis to adaptive effects. Research in Complementary and Classical Natural Medicine. 2003;12: 233-9

  8. Pfab-F, Hammes-M, Backer-M, Huss-Marp-J, Athanasiadis-GI, Tolle-TR, Behrendt-H, Ring-J, Darsow-U. Preventive effect of acupuncture on histamine-induced itch: a blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2005 Dec;116(6):1386-8

  9. Michalsen-A, Riegert-M, Ludtke-R, Backer-M, Langhorst-J, Schwickert-M, Dobos-GJ. Mediterranean diet or extended fasting's influence on changing the intestinal microflora, immunoglobulin A secretion and clinical outcome in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia: an observational study. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2005 Dec 22;5:22

  10. Michalsen-A, Hoffmann-B, Moebus-S, Backer-M, Langhorst-J, Dobos-GJ. Incorporation of fasting therapy in an integrative medicine ward: evaluation of outcome, safety, and effects on lifestyle adherence in a large prospective cohort study. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 2005 Aug;11(4):601-7.

  11. Bäcker-M, Dobos GJ. Psychophysiologische Wirkmechanismen von Akupunktur in der Schmerztherapie. Deutsche Zeitschrift für Akupunktur 2006; 49(3):6-17

  12. Bäcker-M, Tao-I, Dobos-GJ. Acupuncture: quo vadis? On the current discussion of efficacy and point specifity of the needle therapy Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift  (DMW). 2006  10;131(10):506-11.

  13. Michalsen-A, Kuhlmann-MK, Ludtke-R, Bäcker-M, Langhorst-J, Dobos-GJ. Prolonged fasting in patients with chronic pain syndromes leads to late mood-enhancement not related to weight loss and fasting-induced leptin depletion. Nutritional Neuroscience. 2006 Oct-Dec;9(5-6):195-200.

  14. Kou-W, Gareus-I, Bell-JD, Goebel-MU, Spahn-G, Pacheco-López-G, Bäcker-M, Schedlowski-M, Dobos-GJ. Quantification of DeQi sensation by visual analog scales in healthy humans after iImmunostimulating acupuncture treatment. American Journal of Chinese Medicine. 2007;35(5):753-65.

  15. Bäcker M, Grossman P, Schneider J, Michalsen A, Knoblauch N, Tan L, Niggemeyer C, Linde K, Melchart D, Dobos GJ. Acupuncture in migraine: investigation of vegetative effects. Clinical Journal of Pain. 2008 Feb;24(2):106-115.

  16. Michalsen-A, Lüdtke-R, Cesur-O, Afra-D, Musial-F, Bäcker-M, Fink-M, Dobos-GJ. Effectiveness of leech therapy in women with symptomatic arthrosis of the first carpometacarpal joint: a randomized controlled trial. Pain. 2008 Jul 15;137(2):452-9.

  17. Michalsen-A, Bock-S, Lüdtke-R, Rampp-T, Bäcker-M, Bachmann-J, Langhorst-J, Musial-F, Dobos-GJ. Effects of traditional cupping therapy in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized controlled trial. J Pain. 2009 Jun;10(6):601-8.

  18. Bäcker-M, Michalsen-A. Lüdtke-R, Afra-D, Dobos GJ. Treatment of lateral epicondylitis by leeches. A Randomised Controlled Trial. Clinical Journal of Pain 2011 (accepted for publication)