All Publications (in chronological order)

Damen NL, Van den Bemt BJF, Hersberger KE et al. Creating an Interprofessional guideline to support patients receiving oral anticoagulation therapy: a Delphi exercise. Int J Clin Pharm 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s11096-019-00844-0 Publication

Albert V, Polymeris AA, Hersberger KE, Engelter ST, Schaedelin S, Arnet I, Lyrer PA.
Protocol for MAAESTRO: Electronic Monitoring and Improvement of Adherence to Direct Oral Anticoagulant Treatment—A Randomized Crossover Study of an Educational and Reminder-Based Intervention in Ischemic STROke Patients Under Polypharmacy. Front Neurol 2018; 9:1134. DOI: 10.3389/fneur.2018.01134 Publication

Arnet I, Holden M, Antoniou S.
Evaluation of a prompt card for community pharmacists performing consultations with patients on anticoagulation –lessons learned. Pharmacy Practice. 2018 Jul-Sep;16(3):1244. Publication

Baumgartner P, Haynes RB, Hersberger KE, Arnet I.
A Systematic Review of Medication Adherence Thresholds Dependent of Clinical Outcomes. Front Pharmacol 2018; 9:1290. DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2018.01290 Publication

Arnet I, Gudka S, Salter S, Hersberger KE, Clifford R.
Readiness of pharmacists and consumers for pharmacy-based chlamydia screening in Australia and Switzerland. Elsevier June 2018. Publication

Arnet I, Greenland M, Knuiman MW et al.
Operationalization and validation of a novel method to calculate adherence to polypharmacy with refill data from the Australian pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS) database. Clinical Epidemiology 2018; 10:1181-94. Publication

Metaxas C, Albert V, Stahl M, Hersberger KE, Arnet I.Development and validation of a questionnaire to self-assess patient knowledge of direct oral anticoagulants (KODOA-test). Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety 2018;10:69-77. DOI: 10.2147/DHPS.S152954. Publication

Maes KA, Ruppaner JA, Imfeld-Isenegger TL, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML, Boeni F.
Dispensing of Prescribed Medicines in Swiss Community Pharmacies-Observed Counselling Activities. Pharmacy (Basel) 2018; 7(1). pii: E1. DOI: 10.3390/pharmacy7010001. Publication

Maes KA., Hersberger KE, Lampert ML
. Pharmaceutical invterventions on prescribed medicines in community pharmacies: focus on patient-reported problems. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, DOI: 10.1007/s11096-018-0595-y. Publication

Metaxas C, Zurwerra C, Rudofsky G, Hersberger KE, Walter P.Impact of type 2 Diabetes and Metformin use on Vitamin B12 Associated Biomarkers - an Observational Study. Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes. 2018 Feb 2; DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-120760 Publication

Albert V, Polymeris AA, Hersberger KE, Engelter ST, Schaedelin S, Arnet I, Lyrer PA.
Protocol for MAAESTRO: Electronic Monitoring and Improvement of Adherence to Direct Oral Anticoagulant Treatment—A Randomized Crossover Study of an Educational and Reminder-Based Intervention in Ischemic STROke Patients Under Polypharmacy. Front Neurol 2018; 9:1134. DOI: 10.3389/fneur.2018.01134 Publication

Baumgartner P, Haynes RB, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. A Systematic Review of Medication Adherence Thresholds Dependent of Clinical Outcomes. Front Pharmacol 2018; 9:1290. DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2018.01290 Publication

Arnet I, Greenland M, Knuiman MW et al.
Operationalization and validation of a novel method to calculate adherence to polypharmacy with refill data from the Australian pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS) database. Clinical Epidemiology 2018; 10:1181-94. Publication

Metaxas C, Albert V, Stahl M, Hersberger KE, Arnet I.Development and validation of a questionnaire to self-assess patient knowledge of direct oral anticoagulants (KODOA-test). Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety 2018;10:69-77. DOI: 10.2147/DHPS.S152954. Publication

Stämpfli D, Baumgartner P, Boeni F, Bedouch P, Lampert ML, Hersberger KE.
Translation and validation of a tool to assess the impact of clinical pharmacists’ interventions. Int J Clin Pharm 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s11096-018-0755-0. Publication

Stämpfli D, Boeni F, Gerber A, Battig VAD, Weidmann R, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML.
Assessing the ability of the Drug-Associated Risk Tool (DART) questionnaire to stratify hospitalised older patients according to their risk of drug-related problems: a cross-sectional validation study. BMJ Open 2018 Jun; 8(6):e021284. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021284. Publication

Stämpfli D, Boeni F, Gerber A, Battig VAD, Hersberger KE, Lampert, ML.
Contribution of Patient Interviews as Part of a Comprehensive Approach to the Identification of Drug-Related Problems on Geriatric Wards. Drugs Aging 2018 Jun; DOI:10.1007/s40266-018-0557-z. Publication

Kaufmann CP, Stämpfli D, Mory N, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML.
Drug-Associated Risk Tool: development and validation of a self-assessment questionnaire to screen for hospitalised patients at risk for drug-related problems. BMJ Open 2018 Mar; 9;8(3):e016610. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016610. Publication

Arnet I, Haag M, Hersberger KE. Initiierung, Implementierung, Abbruch – Die neue Taxonomie der Adhärenz und ihre Bedeutung für die Betreuung von Epilepsiepatienten. Epileptologie. 2017.Publication (Artikel auf Deutsch)

Hersberger KE, Imfeld-Isenegger TL, Arnet I.
Mögliche Beiträge der Apotheke bei der medikamentösen Epilepsiebehandlung. Epileptologie. 2017. Publication

Arnet I, Hersberger KE.
Malcompliance. Wie können Patienten motiviert werden? der informierte arzt. 2017. Publication(Artikel auf Deutsch)

Brühwiler L, Hersberger KE, Lutters M.
Hospital discharge: What are the problems, information needs and objectives of community pharmacists? A mixed method approach. Pharmacy Practice; v. 15, n. 3, p. 1046, 09.2017 Publication

Messerli M, Aschwanden R, Buslau M, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Swallowing difficulties with medication intake assessed with a novel self-report questionnaire in patients with systemic sclerosis – a cross-sectional population study. Patient Preference and Adherence 2017 Sep; 11:1687-1699. DOI: 10.2147/PPA.S142653. Publication

Costa FA, Scullin C, Al‐Taani G, Hersberger KE, et al.
Provision of pharmaceutical care by community pharmacists across Europe: Is it developing and spreading? J Eval Clin Pract. 2017; 1–12. DOI 10.1111/jep.12783. Publication

Allemann SS, Nieuwlaat R, Navarro T, Haynes B, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Congruence between patient characteristics and interventions may partly explain medication adherence intervention effectiveness: An analysis of 190 randomized controlled trials from a Cochrane systematic review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.07.011. Publication

Arnet I, Haag M, Hersberger KE.
Initiierung, Implementierung, Abbruch – Die neue Taxonomie der Adhärenz und ihre Bedeutung für die Betreuung von Epilepsiepatienten. Epileptologie. 2017. Publication

Hersberger KE, Imfeld-Isenegger TL, Arnet I.
Mögliche Beiträge der Apotheke bei der medikamentösen Epilepsiebehandlung. Epileptologie. 2017. Publication

Albert V, Lanz M, Imanidis G, Hersberger KE, Arnet I.
Stability of medicines after repackaging into multicompartment compliance aids: eight criteria for detection of visual alteration. Drugs Ther Perspect.2017;33(10):487-496. DOI: 10.1007/s40267-017-0431-9. Epub 2017 Jul 26. Publication

Metaxas C, Mathis D, Jeger C, Hersberger KE, Arnet I, Walter P.
Early biomarker response and patient preferences to oral and intramuscular vitamin B12 substitution in primary care: a randomised parallel-group trial. Swiss Med Wkly. 2017 Apr 19;147:w14421. doi: smw.2017.14421. eCollection 2017 Apr 19. Publication

Arnet I, Allemann SS, Dürsteler KM, Strasser J, Vogel M and Hersberger KE.
Novel medication supply model guarantees adequate management and high adherence to polypharmacy in older opioid users – preliminary results with outpatients. J Aging Sci 5: 176. DOI: 10.4172/2329-8847.1000176 Publication

Loscertales HR, Wentzky V, Dürsteler KM, Strasser J, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Successful withdrawal from high-dose benzodiazepine in a young patient through electronic monitoring of polypharmacy: a case report in an ambulatory setting. Ther Adv Psychopharmacol 2017:1–7; DOI: 10.1177/2045125317690502Publication

Arnet I, Schacher S, Balmer E, Koeberle D, Hersberger KE. Poor adhesion of fentanyl transdermal patches may mimic end-of-dosage failure after 48 hours and prompt early patch replacement in hospitalized cancer pain patients. J Pain Res 2016:9; DOI: 10.2147/JPR.S116091. Publication

Hersberger KE, Messerli M. Development of Clinical Pharmacy in Switzerland: Involvement of Community Pharmacists in Care for Older Patients. Drugs & Aging 2016; 33(3): 205-211 Publication

Brühwiler L, Schönenberg ST, Hersberger KE, Lutters M. Verständlichkeit und Darstellung von Medikationsplänen: Wird die Patientensicht berücksichtigt? Praxis (Bern 1994) 2016, 105(21):1249-1254, DOI: 10.1024/1661-8157/a002492. Publication

Arnet I, Kooij M, Messerli M, Hersberger KE et al. Proposal of standardization to assess adherence with medication records: methodology matters. Ann Pharmacother 2016 Feb 25; DOI: 10.1177/1060028016634106. Publication

Messerli M, Blozik E, Vriends N, Hersberger KE. Impact of a community pharmacist-led medication review on medicines use in patients on polypharmacy - a prospective randomised controlled trial. BMC Health Services Research 2016; 16:145; DOI 10.1186/s12913-016-1384-8 Publication

Messerli M, Maes KA, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML. Mapping clinical pharmacy practice in Swiss hospitals: a cross-sectional study. Eur J Hosp Pharm 2016; 0:1–6; DOI:10.1136/ejhpharm-2015-000868 Publication

Maes KA, Tremp RM, GSASA Working group on clinical pharmacy, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML. Demonstrating the clinical pharmacist's activity: validation of an intervention oriented classification system. Int J Clin Pharm 2015 Dec; 37(6):1162-71. DOI: 10.1007/s11096-015-0179-z. Publication

Alleman SS, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Patient views on an electronic dispensing device for prepackaged polypharmacy: a qualitative assessment in an ambulatory setting. Integr Pharm Res Pract 2015 Nov; 4:167-174. Publication

Boeni F, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Success of a sustained pharmaceutical care service with electronic adherence monitoring in patient with diabetes over 12 months. BMJ Case Rep 2015; DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2014-208672 Publication

Boeni F, Arnet I, Hersberger KE.
Adherence counseling during patient contacts in Swiss community pharmacies. Patient Prefer Adherence 2015 Apr 24;9:597-605; DOI: 10.2147/PPA.S76027. eCollection 2015. Publication

Kaufmann CP, Stämpfli D, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML. Determination of risk factors for drug-related problems: a multidisciplinary triangulation process. BMJ Open 2015 Mar; 5(3):e006376. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006376.Publication

Arnet I, Metaxas C, Walter P, Morisky DE, Hersberger KE. The 8-item Morisky Medication Adherence Scale translated in German and validated against objective and subjective polypharmacy adherence measures in cardiovascular patients. J Eval Clin Pract 2015 Apr;21(2):271-7; DOI: 10.1111/jep.12303. Epub 2015 Jan 6. Publication

Arnet I, Seidling HM, Hersberger KE. Unerwünschte Arzneimittelwirkungen in der Offizinapotheke. Ther Umsch 2015; 72 (11/12): 687-92; DOI 10.1024/0040-5930/a000738 Publication

Boeni F, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Multidrug punch cards in primary care: a mixed methods study on patients' preferences and impact on adherence. Front Pharmacol 2014 Oct 1;5:220; DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2014.00220. eCollection 2014. Publication

Boeni F, Spinatsch E, Suter K, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Effect of drug reminder packaging on medication adherence: a systematic review revealing research gaps. Syst Rev 2014; 3(1):29; DOI:10.1186/2046-4053-3-29 Publication

Walter P, Tsakiris D, Romanens M, Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Antiplatelet resistance in outpatients with monitored adherence. Platelets 2014; 25(7):532-8; DOI: 10.3109/09537104.2013.845743Publication

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Mengiardi S, Tsakiris DA, Molnar V, et. al. Impact of Pharmaceutical Care on Self-Administration of Outpatient Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin Therapy. Pharmacology & Pharmacy 2014; 5: 372-385; DOI: 10.4236/pp.2014.54045 Publication

Messerli M, Lampert M. Spitalapotheker beteiligen sich vermehrt an klinischen Prozessen. Competence 9/2014 Publication

Müssig C, Messerli M.Gleichgewichtsprobleme in der Rehabilitation – ein interaktiver und komplexer Fall; SMF 2014;14(35):645–646.Publication

Kaufmann CP, Tremp R, Hersberger KE, Lampert ML. Inappropriate prescribing: a systematic overview of published assessement tools. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2014; 70(01):1-11. DOI:10.1007/s00228-013-1575-8. Publication

Arnet I, Abraham I,
Messerli M, Hersberger KE. A method for calculating adherence to polymedication from dispensing data records. Int J Clin Pharm 2014; 36(1):192-201; DOI: 10.1007/s11096-013-9891-8 Publication

Marquis J, Schneider MP, Payot V, Cordonier AC, Bugnon O, Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Prevalence of swallowing difficulties for solid oral medications among polypharmacy patients attending Swiss community pharmacies. Int J Clin Pharm 2013; 35(6): 1130-6; DOI: 10.1007/s11096-013-9836-2. Publication

Hersberger KE, Boeni F, Arnet I.
Dose-dispensing service as an intervention to improve adherence to polymedication. Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 2013; 6(4):413-21 Publication

Arnet I, Walter P, Hersberger KE. Polymedication Electronic Monitoring System (POEMS) – a new technology for measuring adherence. Front. Pharmacol 2013; published online 13 March 2013 Publication

Spinatsch E, Eichenberger PM, Hersberger KE.
Grippeimpfaktionen in Basler Apotheken - Ein niederschwelliges Angebot zur Erhöhung der Impfrate. pharmaJournal 2013; 16: 17-18 (dt) & 19-20 (fr) Publication

Walter P, Tsakiris DA, Romanens M, Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Pattern of timing adherence could guide recommendations for personalized intake schedules. J Pers Med 2012; 2: 267-76 Publication

Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Polymedication Electronic Monitoring System (POEMS) - Introducing a new technology as gold standard for compliance measurement. J Pat Comp 2012; 2(1): 50-51Publication

Arnet I, Bucher H, Hersberger KE. Polymedication Electronic Monitoring System (POEMS) in future research. Ann Int Med [comment to Thompson et al.] published onlineMarch 30, 2012

Eichenberger PM, Spinatsch E, Hersberger KE. Tausende lassen sich in Apotheken impfen – eine Dienstleistung mit Ausbaupotenzial. Care Management 2012; 5(2): 19-21Publication

Arnet I, von Moos M, Hersberger KE. Wrongly prescribed half tablets in a Swiss University Hospital. Int J Clin Med 2012; 3: 637-43

Arnet I, Bernhardt V, Herberger KE. Methotrexate intoxication: the Pharmaceutical Care process reveals a critical error. J Clin Pharm Ther 2012; 37: 242–4 Publication

Messerli M, Hersberger KE. Bessere compliance dank Polymedikations-Check. Care Management 2012; 5(2): 10-2

Messerli M, De Pretto D, Hersberger KE. Herausforderung «Polymedikations-Check». pharmaJournal 2012; 16: 19-20 (dt) & 21-22 (fr)

Walter P, Tsakiris D, Romanens M, Kort W, Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Fundamental progress in investigating drug resistance with electronic multidrug compliance monitoring (e-MCM). J Pat Comp 2011; 1(2): 44-6Publication

Eichenberger PM, Haschke M, Lampert ML, Hersberger KE. Drug-related problems in diabetes and transplant patients: an observational study with home visits. Int J Clin Pharm 2011; 33(5): 815-23 Publication

Hesse F, Schmid B. Optimiertes Medikamentenmanagement. Care Management 2011;4(5): 23-6 (Stellungnahme zu Hesse)

Mengiardi S, Tsakiris DA, Lampert ML, Hersberger KE. Drug use problems with self-injected low-molecular-weight heparins in primary care. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2011; 67(2): 109-20 Publication

Franz E, Frey Tirri B, Arnet I. Neue Möglichkeit der hormonellen Notfall-kontrazeption. La nouvelle possibilité de la contraception hormonale d’urgence. pharmaJournal 2011; 23: 5-8 (d) & 9-12 (f)

Spinatsch E, Christen P. Qlaira® und "Pille danach" - Tücken in der Praxis. Qlaira® et "pilule du lendemain" - contraintes dans la pratique. pharmaJournal 2011; 1: 5-6 (d) & 7-8 (f)

Mengiardi S, Tsakiris DA, Lampert ML, Hersberger KE. Drug use problems with self-injected low-molecular-weight heparins in primary care. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2011; 67(2): 109-20 Publication

Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Compliance-Förderung – eine vernachlässigte Intervention. Care Management 2010; 3(5): 7-12

Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Verbesserungen der Compliance durch die Aportheke. Ther Umschau 2010; 67(6): 293-301 Publication

Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Misleading score-lines on tablets: facilitated intake or fractional dosing? Swiss Med Weekl 2010; 140(7-8): 105-10 Publication

Arnet I, Hersberger KE. Die Bedeutung der Bruchrille auf einer Tablette. pharmaJournal 2010; 17: 5-8

Eichenberger PM, Lampert ML, Vogel Kahmann I, van Mil FJW, Hersberger KE. Classification of drug-related problems with new prescriptions using a modified PCNE classification system. Pharm World Sci 2010; 32: 362-72 Publication

Hughes CM, Hawwa AF, Scullin C, Anderson C, Hersberger KE et al. Provision of pharmaceutical care by community pharmacists: a comparison across Europe. Pharm World Sci 2010; 32(4): 472-87 Publication

Taylor PW, Arnet I, Fischer A, Simpson IN. Pharmaceutical quality of nine Orlistat products compared to Orlistat©. Obesity Facts 2010; 3(4): 231-7 Publication

Arnet I, Frey Tirri B, Zemp Stutz E, Bitzer J, Hersberger KE. Emergency hormonal contraception in Switzerland: A comparison of the user profile before and three years after deregulation. Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 2009; 14(5): 349-56 Publication

Mengiardi S, Goepfert B, Tsakiris DA, Hersberger KE. Pitfalls in patient self-management of subcutaneous drug application: removal of rubber protection caps from ready-to-use syringes. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2009; 65(10): 1061-2

Hersberger KE, Botomino A, Sarkar R, Tschudi P, Bucher HC, Briel M. Prescribed medications and pharmacy interventions for acute respiratory tract infections in Swiss primary care. J Clin Pharm Ther 2009; 34(4): 387-95 Publication

Mengiardi S, Goepfert B, Tsakiris DA, Hersberger KE. Pitfalls in patient self-management of subcutaneous drug application: removal of rubber protection caps from ready-to-use syringes. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2009; 65(10): 1061-2

Botomino A, Bruppacher R, Krähenbühl S, Hersberger KE. Change of body weight and lifestyle of persons at risk for diabetes after screening and counselling in pharmacies. Pharm World Sci 2008 Jun; 30(3): 222-6 Publication

Mariacher GG, Mtasiwa D, Wiedenmayer K, Bruppacher R, Tanner M, Hersberger KE. Optimizing in-kind drug donations for Tanzania-a case study. Int J Health Plann Manage 2008 Oct-Dec; 23(4): 313-44 Publication

Indermitte J, Erba L, Beutler M, Bruppacher R, Haefeli WE, Hersberger KE. Management of potential drug interactions in community pharmacies: a questionnaire-based survey in Switzerland. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2007 Mar; 63(3): 297-305 Publication

Indermitte J, Beutler M, Bruppacher R, Meier CR, Hersberger KE. Management of drug-interaction alerts in community pharmacies. J Clin Pharm Ther 2007 Apr; 32(2): 133-42 Publication

Indermitte J, Burkolter S, Drewe J, Krähenbühl S, Hersberger KE. Risk factors associated with a high velocity of the development of hyperkalaemia in hospitalised patients. Drug Saf 2007; 30(1): 71-80 Publication

Hersberger KE, Arnet I. Pharmaceutical Care – A new discipline in the curriculum: Introducing pharmacy students to medication non-compliance. Chimia 2006; 60: 76-79