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The Institute for Pharmacology and Preventive Medicine

The Institute is an experienced partner of universities, non-university institutions, health insurance companies, and pharmaceutical companies in the implementation of scientific projects in the fields of cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

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We offer the trustworthy advice of a medical doctor and a pharmacist.

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Clinical Registries

Clinical registries across Europe are our primary area of expertise.

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Validation Centre

We will test and validate your blood pressure monitors.

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IPPMed Partnership

Prof. Dr. Peter Bramlage (physician) and Dr. Johannes Hankowitz (pharmacist) work closely together in the Institute for Pharmacology and Preventive Medicine, Dr. Bramlage & Dr. Hankowitz Partnership. Dr Bramlage focuses on collaboration with partners from industry and universities on scientific questions and the evaluation and publication of study data. Dr Hankowitz is experienced in the preparation and assessment of drug evaluations within the AMNOG (Pharmaceuticals Market Reorganisation Act).


Our activities in the areas of clinical registries and validation of blood pressure monitoring devices are a part of IPPMed – Institute for Pharmacology and Preventive Medicine GmbH. This is managed by Prof. Dr. Peter Bramlage and Beate Beime. Here, together with the highly experienced staff at our office in Cloppenburg, we regularly carry out large scale projects involving the latest pharmaceuticals and medical devices.
The close collaboration with clients, as well as with external investigators, ensures the high quality of our work. We focus primarily on cardiovascular indications, hypertension, thrombosis, and diabetes.

Scientist / Physician wanted!
Medical Writer wanted!

To enhance our scientific output we are looking for an experienced scientist with cardiovascular disease experience as well as a (native English) Medical Writer.

Recent Activity / Publications in press

Brinkmeier-Theofanopoulou M, Tzamalis P, Wehrkamp-Richter S, Radzewitz A, Merkel M, Schymik G, van Mark G, Bramlage P, Schmitt C, Luik A. Periprocedural anticoagulation during left atrial ablation: interrupted and uninterrupted vitamin K-antagonists or uninterrupted novel anticoagulants. BMC CVD 2018.

Schymik G, Varsami C, Bramlage P Conzelmann LO, Würth A, Luik A, Schröfel H, Tzamalis P. Two-Year Outcomes of Transcatheter Compared to Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in “Minimal-Risk” Patients Lacking EuroSCORE Comorbidities (From the TAVIK Registry). Am J Cardiol 2018.

Cohen AT, Ay C, Hainaut P, Décousus H, Hoffmann U, Gaine S, Coppens M, da Silva PM, Jimenez Castro D, Amann-Vesti B, Brüggenjürgen B, Levy P, Lopez Bastida J, Vicaut E, Laeis P, Fronk EM, Zierhut W, Malzer T, Bramlage P, Agnelli G. Design and rationale of the non-interventional, Edoxaban Treatment in routiNe clinical prActice in patients with Venous ThromboEmbolism in Europe (ETNA-VTE-Europe) study. Thrombosis Journal 2018.

Sims H, Smith KH, Bramlage P, Minguet J. Sotagliflozin: a dual sodium glucose cotransporter 1 and 2 inhibitor for the management of Type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetic Medicine 2018.

Buschmann EE, Lee EJ, Jacobi D, Woischnig AK, Ulusans S, Schumacher M, Smith KH, Pagonas N, Bramlage P, Klisch J, Hillmeister P, Buschmann IR. Induction of extracranial arteriogenesis by an arteriovenous fistula in a pig model. Atherosclerosis 2018.

Asteggiano R, Bramlage P, Richter DJ. European Society of Cardiology Council for Cardiology Practice worldwide survey of TAVI beliefs and practices. Eur J Prev Cardiol 2018.

Bramlage P, Schmidt S, Sims H. Fixed-dose vs. free-dose combinations for the management of hypertension – an analysis of 81,958 patients. J Clin Hypertens 2018.

Leigh MB, John-Cole V, Kamara M, Koroma AP, Koroma MM, Eumuveyan EE, Bramlage P, Buschmann I. A Triple Obstetric Challenge of Thoracopagus-Type Conjoined Twins, Eclampsia and Obstructed Labor: A Case Report from sub-Saharan Africa. Case Rep Obstetr Gynecol 2017; 6815748.

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