Isolde Sommer

Ass. Prof. Mag. Isolde Sommer, PhD MPH

Academic Associate - Cochrane Austria

Projects (Extract Research Database)

Publications (Extract Research Database)

Dobrescu, A.; Nussbaumer-Streit, B.; Klerings, I.; Wagner, G.; Persad, E.; Sommer, I.; Herkner, H.; Gartlehner, G. (2021). Restricting evidence syntheses of interventions to English-language publications is a viable methodological shortcut for most medical topics: a systematic review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 137: 209-217

Sommer, I.; Nussbaumer-Streit, B.; Gartlehner, G. (2021). WHO-Leitlinie: Körperliche Aktivität, Bewegungsmangel und Schlaf für Kinder unter 5 Jahren. Gesundheitswesen, efirst: 10.1055/a-1489-8049

Sommer, I.; Titscher, V.; Szelag, M.; Gartlehner, G. (2021). What are the Relevant Outcomes of the Periodic Health Examination? A Comparison of Citizens' and Experts' Ratings. Patient Prefer Adherence, 15: 57-68

Hynek, N.; Franczukowska, A.; Rössl, L.; Schreder, G.; Faustmann, A.; Krczal, E.; Skrivanek, I.; Sommer, I.; Zenk, L. (2020). A System Model of Post-Migration Risk Factors Affecting the Mental Health of Unaccompanied Minor Refugees in Austria—A Multi-Step Modeling Process Involving Expert Knowledge from Science and Practice. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(14):5058: doi:10.3390/ijerph17145058

Lhachimi, S.K.; Pega, F.; Heise, T.L.; Fenton, C.; Gartlehner, G.; Griebler, U.; Sommer, I.; Bombana, M.; Katikireddi, S.V. (2020). Taxation of the fat content of foods for reducing their consumption and preventing obesity or other adverse health outcomes (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 9.: Art. No.: CD012415.

Pfinder, M.; Heise, T.L.; Hilton Boon, M.; Pega, F.; Fenton, C.; Griebler, U.; Gartlehner, G.; Sommer, I.; Katikireddi, S.V.; Lhachimi, S.K. (2020). Taxation of unprocessed sugar or sugar-added foods for reducing their consumption and preventing obesity or other adverse health outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 4: Art. No.: CD012333.

Sommer, I.; Teufer, B.; Szelag, M.; Nussbaumer-Streit, B.; Titscher, V.; Klerings, I.; Gartlehner, G. (2020). The performance of anthropometric tools to determine obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Scientfic Reports. natureresearch, 10: 12699

Kien, C.; Sommer, I.; Faustmann, A.; Gibson, L.; Schneider, M.; Krczal, E.; Jank, R.; Klerings, I.; Szelag, M.; Kerschner, B.; Brattström, P.; Gartlehner, G. (2019). Prevalence of mental disorders in young refugees and asylum seekers in European Countries: A systematic review. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 28: 1295-1310

Sommer, I.; Titscher, V.; Teufer, B.; Klerings, I.; Nußbaumer-Streit, B.; Szelag, M.; Affengruber, L.; Wagner, G.; Glechner, A.; Kien, C.; Ebenberger, A.; Schiller-Frühwirth,, I.; Dorner, T.E.; Siebenhofer, A.; Haditsch, B.; Bachler, H.; Siebert, U.; Gartlehner, G.; (2019). Evidenzbasierte Empfehlungen zur Überarbeitung der österreichischen Vorsorgeuntersuchung. Wiener Medizinische Wochenschrift, [Epub]: doi: 10.1007/s10354-019-0699-6.

Teufer, B.; Sommer, I.; Nussbaumer-Streit, B.; Titscher, V.; Bruckmann, C.; Klerings, I.; Gartlehner, G. (2019). Screening for periodontal diseases by non-dental health professionals: a protocol for a systematic review and overview of reviews. Systematic Reviews, 8: 10.1186/s13643-019-0977-9

Glechner, A.; Keuchel, L.; Affengruber, L.; Titscher, V.; Sommer, I.; Matyas, N.; Wagner, G.; Kien, C.; Klerings, I.; Gartlehner, G.; (2018). Effects of lifestyle changes on adults with prediabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Care Diabetes, Volume 12, Issue 5: 393-408

Kien, C.; Sommer, I.; Faustmann, A.; Gibson, L.; Schneider, M.: Krczal, E.; Jank, R.; Klerings, I.; Szelag, M.; Kerschner, B.; Brattström, P.; Gartlehner, G.; (2018). Prevalence of mental disorders in young refugees and asylum seekers in European Countries: a systematic review. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, x: 1-7

Sommer, I.; Titscher, V.; Gartlehner, G. (2018). Participants’ expectations and experiences with periodic health examinations in Austria - a qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 18:823: 1-9

Teufer, B.; Sommer, I.; Affengruber, L. (2018). Why small-sized companies implement workplace health promotion and what they expect. European Journal of Public Health, Vol. 28, Issue suppl_4: https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cky214.108

Sommer, I.; Griebler, U.; Kien, C.; Auer, S.; Klerings, I.; Hammer, R.; Holzer, P.; Gartlehner, G. (2017). Vitamin D deficiency as a risk factor for dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Geriatrics, 17(1): doi: 10.1186/s12877-016-0405-0

Gartlehner, G.; Dobrescu, A.; Swinson Evans, T.; Thaler, K.; Nußbaumer, B.; Sommer, I.; Lohr, K.N. (2016). Average effect estimates remain similar as evidence evolves from single trials to high-quality bodies of evidence: a meta-epidemiologic study. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 69(1): 16-22

Heise, T.L.; Katikireddi, S.V.; Pega, F.; Gartlehner, G.; Fenton, C.; Griebler, U.; Sommer, I.; Pfinder, M.; Lhachimi, S.K. (2016). Taxation of unprocessed sugar or sugar-added foods for reducing their consumption and preventing obesity or other adverse health outcomes: Protocols. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 8, CD012319: 1-38

Gartlehner, G.; Sommer, I.; Evans, T.S.; Thaler, K.; Lohr, K.N. (2015). Grades for quality of evidence were associated with distinct likelihoods that treatment effects will remain stable. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 68: 489-497

Sommer, I.; Griebler, U.; Mahlknecht, P.; Thaler, K.; Bouskill, K.; Gartlehner, G.; Mendis, S. (2015). Socioeconomic inequalities in non-communicable diseases and their risk factors: an overview of systematic reviews. BMC Public Health, 15:914: 1-12

Gartlehner, G.; Dobrescu, A.; Swinson Evans, T.; Thaler, K.; Nußbaumer, B.; Sommer, I.; Lohr, KN. (2015). Comparison of Effects as Evidence Evolves From Single Trials to High-Quality Bodies of Evidence. Research White Paper. AHRQ Methods for Effective Health Care, Publication No.15-EHC010-EF: n.a. (online)

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