Zentralinstitut - Springe direkt:

Dr. Manas Akmatov

Arbeitsgebiet: Epidemiologie und Versorgungsatlas

Tel.: (030) 4005 2414
Fax: (030) 4005 2724 14
E-Mail: makmatov(at)zi.de

seit 2017 Mitarbeiter des Zi
10/2017 - 11/2017 Wiss. Mitarbeiter, Abteilung für Epidemiologie, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung, Braunschweig
04/2014 - 09/2017 Wiss. Mitarbeiter, TWINCORE, Zentrum für Experimentelle und Klinische Infektionsforschung, Hannover
04/2009 - 03/2014 Wiss. Mitarbeiter, AG "Epidemiologische und Statistische Methoden", Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung, Braunschweig
04/2007 - 03/2009 Wiss. Mitarbeiter, Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universität Bielefeld
2009 Promotion zur Dr. P.H., Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universität Bielefeld
2005 Master of Science in Epidemiology, Fakultät für Gesundheitswissenschaften, Universität Bielefeld
2002 Diplom "Präventionsmedizin", Kirgisische Staatliche Medizinakademie, Bischkek, Kirgisistan
  • Mitgliedschaft in der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Epidemiologie
  • Ad hoc Reviewer für diverse Fachzeitschriften (BMC Public Health, Journal of Public Health, International Health, International Journal of Public Health, PLoS ONE, Vaccine)

Akmatov MK, Holstiege J, Bätzing J. Secular trends and regional variations in pharmacotherapy of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among children and adolescents in Germany. BMC Psychiatry 2021; 21: 405. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-021-03409-6.

Holstiege J*, Akmatov MK*, Kohring C, Dammertz L, Ng F, Czihal T, von Stillfried D, Bätzing J. Patients at high risk for a severe clinical course of COVID-19 — small-area data in support of vaccination and other population-based interventions in Germany. BMC Public Health 2021; 21: 1769. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-021-11735-3. *equal contribution.

Frahm N, Peters M, Bätzing J, Ellenberger D, Akmatov MK, Haas J, Rommer PS, Stahmann A, Zettl UK, Holstiege J. Prevalence of pediatric MS in Germany — a nationwide population-based analysis of outpatient insurance claims. Eur J Neurol 2021; 28(9): 3173-3176. DOI: 10.1111/ene.15015.

Akmatov MK, Holstiege J, Steffen A, Bätzing J. Utilization of influenza vaccination among chronically ill individuals in Germany: A nationwide claims-based analysis. Vaccine 2021; 39(6): 952–960.

Kreißl S, Hendler S, Akmatov MK, von Meien M, Range U, Pessler F, Vogelberg C.Reduced Exhaled Breath Condensate pH and Severity of Allergic Sensitization Predict School Age Asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2020: S2213-2198(20)31214-9.

Holstiege J, Schulz M, Akmatov MK, Kern WV, Steffen A, Bätzing J. The Decline in Outpatient Antibiotic Use. Dtsch Arztebl Int 2020; 117(41): 679–686.

Akmatov MK, Ermakova T, Holstiege J, Steffen A, Stillfried D, Bätzing J. Comorbidity profile of patients with concurrent diagnoses of asthma and COPD in Germany. Sci Rep 2020; 10: 17945.

Raschpichler G, Raupach-Rosin H, Akmatov MK, Castell S, Rübsamen N, Feier B, Szkopek S, Bautsch W, Mikolajczyk RT, Karch A. Development and external validation of a clinical prediction model for MRSA carriage at hospital admission in Southeast Lower Saxony, Germany. Sci Rep 2020; 10: 17998.

Holstiege J, Schulz M, Akmatov MK, Steffen A, Bätzing J. Marked reductions of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions in children and adolescents – a populatuion-based study covering 87% of the German paediatric population. Eurosurv 2020; 25(31): pii=1900599.

Akmatov MK, Holstiege J, Steffen A, Bätzing J. Trends and regional distribution of outpatient claims for asthma, 2009–2016, Germany. Bull World Health Organ 2019; first online 1 November 2019. Artikel online 

Akmatov MK, Ermakova T, Bätzing J. Psychiatric and nonpsychiatric comorbidities among children with ADHD – an exploratory analysis of nationwide claims data in Germany. J Atten Disord 2019; Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1177/1087054719865779. Abstract online

Akmatov MK, Riese P, Trittel S, May M, Prokein J, Illig T, Guzman C, Pessler F. Self-reported diabetes and herpes zoster are associated with a weak humoral response to the seasonal influenza A H1N1 vaccine antigen among the elderly. BMC Infect Dis 2019; 19: 656. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-4214-x. Artikel online

Caputo M, Horn J, Karch A, Akmatov MK, Becher H, Braun B, Brenner H, Castell S, Fischer B, Giani G, Günther K, Hoffmann B, Jöckel KH, Keil T, Klüppelholz B, Krist L, Leitzmann MF, Lieb W, Linseisen J, Meisinger C, Moebus S, Obi N, Pischon T, Schipf S, Schmidt B, Sievers C, Steinbrecher A, Völzke H, Mikolajczyk R. Herpes zoster incidence in Germany – an indirect validation study for self-reported disease data from pretest studies of the population-based German National Cohort. BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 30; 19(1): 99. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-3691-2. Artikel online

Wawro N, Amann U, Butt J, Meisinger C, Akmatov MK, Pessler F, Peters A, Rathmann W, Kääb S, Waterboer T, Linseisen J. Helicobacter pylori Seropositivity: Prevalence, Associations, and the Impact on Incident Metabolic Diseases/Risk Factors in the Population-Based KORA Study. Front Public Health. 2019 Apr 24; 7: 96. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2019.00096. eCollection 2019. Artikel online

Holstiege J, Akmatov MK, Störk S, Steffen A, Bätzing J. Higher prevalence of heart failure in rural regions: a population-based study covering 87% of German inhabitants. Clin Res Cardiol 2019; published online am 23. Februar 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s00392-019-01444-8. Abstract online

Akmatov MK, Steffen A, Holstiege J, Hering R, Schulz M, Bätzing J. Trends and regional variations in the administrative prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder among children and adolescents in Germany. Sci Rep 2018; 8: 17029. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-35048-5. Artikel online

Steffen A, Holstiege J, Klimke K, Akmatov MK, Bätzing J. Patterns of the initiation of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in incident rheumatoid arthritis: a German perspective based on nationwide ambulatory drug prescription data. Rheumatol Int 2018; 38: 2111-2120. DOI: 10.1007/s00296-018-4161-7. Artikel online

Akmatov MK, Rübsamen N, Deyneko IV, Karch A, Mikolajczyk RT. Poor knowledge of vaccination recommendations and negative attitudes towards vaccinations are independently associated with poor vaccination uptake among adults – findings of a population-based panel study in Lower Saxony, Germany. Vaccine 2018. Apr 25; 36(18): 2417-2426.

Kuhn M, Sühs KW, Akmatov MK, Klawonn F, Wang J, Skripuletz T, Kaever V, Stangel M, Pessler F. Mass-spectrometric profiling of cerebrospinal fluid reveals metabolite biomarkers for CNS involvement in varicella zoster virus reactivation. J Neuroinflammation. 2018 Jan 17;15(1):20.

Bongartz H, Rübsamen N, Raupach-Rosin H, Akmatov MK, Mikolajczyk RT. Why do people participate in health-related studies? Int J Public Health. 2017 Dec;62(9):1059-1062.

Filomena A, Pessler F, Akmatov MK, Krause G, Duffy D, Gärtner B, Gerhard M, Albert ML, Joos TO, Schneiderhan-Marra N. Development of a Bead-Based Multiplex Assay for the Analysis of the Serological Response against the Six Pathogens HAV, HBV, HCV, CMV, T. gondii, and H. pylori. High Throughput. 2017 Oct 30; 6(4). pii: E14.

Rübsamen N, Akmatov MK, Castell S, Karch A, Mikolajczyk RT. Factors associated with attrition in a longitudinal online study: results from the HaBIDS panel. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2017 Aug 31;17(1):132.

Akmatov MK, Röber N, Ahrens W, Flesch-Janys D, Fricke J, Greiser H, Günther K, Kaaks R, Kemmling Y, Krone B, Linseisen J, Meisinger C, Moebus S, Obi N, Guzman CA, Conrad K, Pessler F. Anti-nuclear autoantibodies in the general German population: prevalence and lack of association with selected cardiovascular and metabolic disorders-findings of a multicenter population-based study. Arthritis Res Ther. 2017 Jun 6;19(1):127.

Akmatov MK, Koch N, Vital M, Ahrens W, Flesch-Janys D, Fricke J, Gatzemeier A, Greiser H, Günther K, Illig T, Kaaks R, Krone B, Kühn A, Linseisen J, Meisinger C, Michels K, Moebus S, Nieters A, Obi N, Schultze A, Six-Merker J, Pieper DH, Pessler F. Determination of nasal and oropharyngeal microbiomes in a multicenter population-based study - findings from Pretest 1 of the German National Cohort. Sci Rep. 2017 May 12;7(1):1855.

Akmatov MK, Riese P, May M, Jentsch L, Ahmed MW, Werner D, Rösel A, Tyler M, Pessler K, Prokein J, Bernemann I, Klopp N, Prochnow B, Trittel S, Tallam A, Illig T, Schindler C, Guzmán CA, Pessler F. Establishment of a cohort for deep phenotyping of the immune response to influenza vaccination among elderly individuals recruited from the general population. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2017 Jul 3;13(7):1630-1639.

Rübsamen N, Akmatov MK, Castell S, Karch A, Mikolajczyk RT. Comparison of response patterns in different survey designs: a longitudinal panel with mixed-mode and online-only design. Emerg Themes Epidemiol. 2017 Mar 21;14:4.

Schweitzer A, Akmatov MK, Krause G. Hepatitis B vaccination timing: results from demographic health surveys in 47 countries. Bull World Health Organ. 2017 Mar 1;95(3):199-209G.

Karabaev BB, Beisheeva NJ, Satybaldieva AB, Ismailova AD, Pessler F, Akmatov MK. Seroprevalence of hepatitis B, hepatitis C, human immunodeficiency virus, Treponema pallidum, and co-infections among blood donors in Kyrgyzstan: a retrospective analysis (2013-2015). Infect Dis Poverty. 2017 Feb 21;6(1):45.

Akmatov MK, Jentsch L, Riese P, May M, Ahmed MW, Werner D, Rösel A, Prokein J, Bernemann I, Klopp N, Prochnow B, Illig T, Schindler C, Guzman CA, Pessler F. Motivations for (non)participation in population-based health studies among the elderly - comparison of participants and nonparticipants of a prospective study on influenza vaccination. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2017 Feb 2;17(1):18.

Mehraj J, Witte W, Akmatov MK, Layer F, Werner G, Krause G. Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Carriage Patterns in the Community. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2016;398:55-87.

Akmatov MK, Stumme M, Pessler F. Real-life practice of methotrexate toxicity monitoring in juvenile idiopathic arthritis in Germany, Switzerland and Austria: results of a cross-sectional assessment conducted in 2012. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2016 May-Jun;34(3):548-53.

Hendel N, Akmatov MK, Hamel J, Vogelberg C, Pessler F. Exhaled breath analysis in childhood rheumatic disorders--a longitudinal study. J Breath Res. 2016 Apr 19;10(2):021001.

Schweitzer A, Pessler F, Akmatov MK. Impact of rotavirus vaccination on coverage and timing of pentavalent vaccination - Experience from 2 Latin American countries. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 May 3;12(5):1250-6.

Akmatov MK, Rübsamen N, Schultze A, Kemmling Y, Obi N, Günther K, Ahrens W, Pessler F, Krause G, Mikolajczyk RT. Diverse recruitment strategies result in different participation percentages in a web-based study, but in similar compliance. Int J Public Health. 2015 Dec;60(8):937-43.

Schweitzer A, Akmatov MK, Kindler F, Kemmling Y, Kreienbrock L, Krause G, Pessler F. The impact of distance and duration of travel on participation rates and participants' satisfaction: results from a pilot study at one study centre in Pretest 2 of the German National Cohort. BMJ Open. 2015 Aug 21;5(8):e007461.

Schweitzer A, Krause G, Pessler F, Akmatov MK. Improved coverage and timing of childhood vaccinations in two post-Soviet countries, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan. BMC Public Health. 2015 Aug 19;15:798.

Schweitzer A, Della Beffa C, Akmatov MK, Narchi H, Abaev YK, Sherry DD, Pessler F. Primary osteomyelitis of the sternum in the pediatric age group: report of a new case and comprehensive analysis of seventy-four cases. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2015 Apr;34(4):e92-e101.

Akmatov MK, Kimani-Murage E, Pessler F, Guzman CA, Krause G, Kreienbrock L, Mikolajczyk RT. Evaluation of invalid vaccine doses in 31 countries of the WHO African Region. Vaccine. 2015 Feb 11;33(7):892-901.

Mehraj J, Akmatov MK, Strömpl J, Gatzemeier A, Layer F, Werner G, Pieper DH, Medina E, Witte W, Pessler F, Krause G. Methicillin-sensitive and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in a random sample of  non-hospitalized adult population in northern Germany. PLoS One. 2014 Sep

Akmatov MK, Mehraj J, Gatzemeier A, Strömpl J, Witte W, Krause G, Pessler F. Serial home-based self-collection of anterior nasal swabs to detect Staphylococcus aureus carriage in a randomized population-based study in Germany. Int J Infect Dis. 2014 Aug;25:4-10.

Akmatov MK, Gatzemeier A, Schughart K, Pessler F. Equivalence of self- and staff-collected nasal swabs for the detection of viral respiratory pathogens. PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e48508.

Chu JJ, Wörmann T, Popp J, Pätzelt G, Akmatov MK, Krämer A, Reintjes R. Changing epidemiology of hepatitis B and migration--a comparison of six Northern and North-Western European countries. Eur J Public Health. 2013 Aug;23(4):642-7.

Akmatov MK, Krebs S, Preusse M, Gatzemeier A, Frischmann U, Schughart K, Pessler F. E-mail-based symptomatic surveillance combined with self-collection of nasal swabs: a new tool for acute respiratory infection epidemiology. Int J Infect Dis. 2011 Nov;15(11):e799-803.

Akmatov MK, Mikolajczyk RT, Meier S, Krämer A. Alcohol consumption among university students in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany--results from a multicenter cross-sectional study. J Am Coll Health. 2011;59(7):620-6.

Akmatov MK, Pessler F. Self-collected nasal swabs to detect infection and colonization: a useful tool for population-based epidemiological studies? Int J Infect Dis. 2011 Sep;15(9):e589-93.

Akmatov MK, Mikolajczyk RT. Timeliness of childhood vaccinations in 31 low and middle-income countries. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2012 Jul;66(7):e14.

Akmatov MK. Child abuse in 28 developing and transitional countries--results from the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys. Int J Epidemiol. 2011 Feb;40(1):219-27.

Faller G, Mikolajczyk RT, Akmatov MK, Meier S, Krämer A. Accidents in the context of study among university students--a multicentre cross-sectional study in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Accid Anal Prev. 2010 Mar;42(2):487-91.

Akmatov MK, Mikolajczyk RT, Kretzschmar M, Krämer A. Attitudes and beliefs of parents about childhood vaccinations in post-soviet countries: the example of Kyrgyzstan. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Jul;28(7):637-40.

Akmatov MK, Mikolajczyk RT, Labeeb S, Dhaher E, Khan MM. Factors associated with wife beating in Egypt: analysis of two surveys (1995 and 2005). BMC Womens Health. 2008 Sep 18;8:15.

Mikolajczyk RT, Akmatov MK, Stich H, Krämer A, Kretzschmar M. Association between acculturation and childhood vaccination coverage in migrant populations:  a population based study from a rural region in Bavaria, Germany. Int J Public Health. 2008;53(4):180-7.

Akmatov MK, Kretzschmar M, Krämer A, Mikolajczyk RT. Timeliness of vaccination and its effects on fraction of vaccinated population. Vaccine. 2008 Jul 23;26(31):3805-11.

Mikolajczyk RT, Akmatov MK, Rastin S, Kretzschmar M. Social contacts of school children and the transmission of respiratory-spread pathogens. Epidemiol Infect. 2008 Jun;136(6):813-22.

Akmatov MK, Kretzschmar M, Krämer A, Mikolajczyk RT. Determinants of childhood vaccination coverage in Kazakhstan in a period of societal change: implications for vaccination policies. Vaccine. 2007 Feb 26;25(10):1756-63.