Publications

  • PubMed citations
  • do not hesitate to ask for reprints: michael.hermanussen@gmail.com
  • Hermanussen M, Staub K, Aßmann C, Groth D. Physical connectedness and body height. Anthropologia 2014;2:4-9.
  • Hermanussen M, Aßmann C, Groth D, Staub K. Final height, target height and the community. Georgian Med News. 2014 May;(230):30-4.
  • Scheffler C, Hermanussen M. Is there an influence of modern life style on skeletal build? Am J Hum Biol. 2014 May 21. doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22561. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Jopp E, Scheffler C, Hermanussen M. Prevention and anthropology. Anthropol Anz. 2014;71(1-2):135-41.
  • Ramsay JO, Hermanussen M. Watching children grow taught us all we know. In: Lawless JF (ed) Statistics in action. A Canadian outlook. CRC Press. Taylor & Francis. Boca Raton, London, New York. 2014.
  • Mumm R, Scheffler C, Hermanussen M. Developing differential height, weight and body mass index references for girls that reflect the impact of the menarche. Acta Paediatr. 2014 Mar 9. doi: 10.1111/apa.12625. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Hermanussen M, Meitinger T, Veldhuis JD, Low MJ, Pfäffle R, Staub K, Panczak R, Groth D, Brabec M, von Salisch M, Loh CPA, Tassenaar V, Scheffler C, Mumm R, Godina E, Lehmann A, Tutkuviene J, Gervickaite S, Nierop AFM, Holmgren A, Aßmann C, van Buuren S, Koziel S, Żądzińska E, Varela-Silva I, Vignerová J, Salama E, El-Shabrawi M, Huijic A, Satake T, Bogin B. Adolescent growth: genes, hormones and the peer group. Proceedings of the 20th Aschauer Soiree, held at Glücksburg castle, Germany, 15th to 17th November 2013. Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2014 Mar;11(3):341-53.
  • Hermanussen M, Bogin B. Auxology - an editorial. Ital J Pediatr. 2014 Jan 23;40(1):8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24456842.
  • Hermanussen M. Tempo of growth. Highlights 2013;21:10-13.
  • Aßmann C, Hermanussen M. Modeling determinants of growth: evidence for a community-based target in height? Pediatr Res. 2013 Jul;74(1):88-95.
  • Hermanussen, M (ed) Studying Human Growth and Development. Schweizerbart Science Publishers, Stuttgart. 2013.
  • Milani S, Buckler JM, Kelnar CJ, Benso L, Gilli G, Nicoletti I, Faglia G, Radetti G, Bona G, Schonbeck Y, Van Buuren S, Hermanussen M, Grugni G, Marazzi N, Júlíusson PB, Roelants M, Hoppenbrouwers K, Hauspie R, Bjerknes R, Lejarraga H, Sartorio A. The use of local reference growth charts for clinical use or a universal standard: A balanced appraisal. J Endocrinol Invest. 2012 Feb;35(2):224-6.
  • Hermanussen M, Staub K, Aßmann C, van Buuren S. Dilemmas in choosing and using growth charts. Ped Endocrinol Rev 9:650-656.
  • Hermanussen M, Lehmann A, Scheffler C. Psychosocial pressure and menarche: a review of historic evidence for social amenorrhea. Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey 2012 Apr;67(4):237-41.
  • Hermanussen M, Lehmann A, Scheffler C. Sexuelle Reifeentwicklung & Menarchealter: Bedeutung des psychosozialen Umfeldes - damals und heute. Korasion 2012;27:17-20.
  • Jopp E, Schröder I, Püschel K, Hermanussen M. Longitudinal shrinkage in lower legs: "negative growth" in healthy late-adolescent males.Anthropol Anz. 2012;69(1):107-15.
  • Hermanussen M. Biological and cultural markers of environmental pressure. Anthropol Anz. 2011;68(4):IX-X.
  • Hermanussen M, Gonder U, Stegemann D, Wesolowski M, Wartensleben H, Hoffmann GF. How much chicken is food ? Questioning the definition of food by analyzing amino acid composition of modern convenience products. Anthropol Anz. 2012;69(1):57-69.
  • Hermanussen M. Tempo and amplitude in growth. Georgian Med News. 2011
    Jul-Aug;(196-197):83-8. PubMed PMID: 21873757.
  • Hermanussen M, Aßmann C, Wöhling H, Zabransky M. Harmonizing national growth references for multi-centre surveys, drug monitoring, and international postmarketing surveillance. Acta Paediatr. 2012 Jan;101(1):78-84.
  • Hermanussen M, Lieberman LS, Janewa VS, Scheffler C, Ghosh A, Bogin B, Godina E, Kaczmarek M, El-Shabrawi M, Salama EE, Rühli FJ, Staub K, Woitek U, Blaha P,  Assmann C, van Buuren S, Lehmann A, Satake T, Thodberg HH, Jopp E, Kirchengast S, Tutkuviene J, McIntyre MH, Wittwer-Backofen U, Boldsen JL, Martin DD, Meier J. Diversity in auxology: between theory and practice. Proceedings of the 18th Aschauer Soiree, 13th November 2010. Anthropol Anz. 2012;69(2):159-74.
  • Hermanussen M. 2010. Auxology: an update. Horm Res Paediatr. 2010;74(3):153-64.
  • Lehmann A, Scheffler C, Hermanussen M. The variation in age at menarche: an indicator of historic developmental temp. Anthropologischer Anzeiger 2010;68:85-99.
  • Franke-Gromberg C, Schüler G, Hermanussen M, Scheffler C. Digital 2D-photogrammetry and direct anthropometry - a comparing study on test accomplishment and measurement data. Anthropologischer Anzeiger 2010;68:11-20.
  • Hermanussen M, Godina E, Rühli FJ, Blaha P, Boldsen JL, van Buuren S, Macintyre M, Aßmann C, Ghosh A, de Stefano GF, Sonkin VD, Tresguerres JA, Meigen C, Scheffler C, Geiger C, Lieberman LS. Growth variation, final height and secular trend. Proceedings of the 17th Aschauer Soiree, 7th November 2009. Homo. 2010 Aug;61(4):277-84.
  • Briese V, Voigt M, Hermanussen M, Wittwer-Backofen U. Morbid obesity: Pregnancy risks, birth risks and status of the newborn. Homo. 2010 Feb;61(1):64-72.
  • Lehmann A, Scheffler C, Hermanussen M. Evidence of seasonal variation in longitudinal growth of height in a sample of boys from Stuttgart Carlsschule, 1771-1793, using combined principal componentanalysis and maximum likelihood principle. Homo 61:59-63.
  • Lehmann, Andreas, Scheffler, Christiane, Hermanussen, Michael (2009): Combinded Principal Component Ananlysis and Maximum Likelihood Principle for modelling historic growth of boys in the Stuttgarter Carlsschule, 1771-1793.- Bulletin der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Anthropologie. 14(1-2).
  • Hermanussen M, Assmann C, Tutkuviene J. Statistical agreement and cost-benefit: Comparison of methods for constructing growth reference charts. Ann Hum Biol. 2010 Jan-Feb;37(1):57-69.
  • Hitze B, Bosy-Westphal A, Plachta-Danielzik S, Bielfeldt F, Hermanussen M, Müller MJ. Long-term effects of rapid weight gain in children, adolescents and young adults with appropriate birth weight for gestational age: the kiel obesity prevention study. Acta Paediatr. 2010 Feb;99(2):256-62.
  • Hermanussen M, Gonder U, Jakobs C, Stegemann D, Hoffmann G. Patterns of free amino acids in German convenience food products: marked mismatch between label information and composition. Eur J Clin Nutr 2010;64:88-98
  • Hermanussen M (2008) Appetitsteuerung und Ernährungsmuster. Pädiatrix 6:19-22.
  • Hermanussen M, Tutkuviene J, Cesnys G, Lindeberg S, Kromeyer-Hauschild , Stanley GB, Godina E, Bogin B, Varela-Silva MI, Finlayson G, Rühli F, Woitek U, Tresguerres JAF, Lieberman L, Detel W (2008) The role of taste and appetite regulation in the understanding of overweight and obesity. Proceedings of the 16th Aschauer Soiree, 26th April 2008. Georgian Med News 159:34-39.
  • Hermanussen M, Kühl I (2006) Adolescent growth in Bronze age and Iron age people. Bull Schweizer Gesell Anthropol 12:19-23.
  • Hermanussen M (2008) Nutritional protein intake is associated with body mass index in young adolescents. Georgian Med News 156:84-88.
  • Hermanussen M, Sichert-Hellert W, Kersting M (2008) Nutritional protein and body mass index, the neglected correlation. Acta Med Lituanica 15:320-326.
  • Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (2008) Factors influencing body mass index, appetite control, and the role of glutamate and excess nutritional protein during child development. A review. Curr Pediatr Rev 4:110-119.
  • Hermanussen M, Gonder U (2008) Der Gefräßig-Macher (german). Hirzel-Verlag. Stuttgart. ISBN 978777615707.
  • Hermanussen M, Gonder U, Stegemann D, Hoffmann G (2008) Does our food approach the Common Optimum Taste (COT)? J EndoCardiol 1;45-52.
  • Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (2007) Overweight, appetite control, and the role of glutamate and excess nutritional protein during child development. Human Ontogenetics 1:23-35.
  • Redlefsen T, Commentz J, Meigen C, Hermanussen M (2007) Reference values for height, weight and body mass index of German born Turkish children. Anthrop Anz 65:263-74.
  • Hermanussen M, Molinari, L, Satake T (2007) BMI in Japanese children since 1948: no evidence of a major rise in the prevalence of obesity in Japan. Anthrop Anz 65:275-83.
  • Hermanussen M (2007) No consensus on glutamate. Eur J Clin Nutr  62:1252-3.
  • Hermanussen M, Meigen C (2007) Phase variation in child and adolescent growth. Int J Biostatistics 3:1-16.
  • Hermanussen M, García AP, Sunder M, Voigt M, Salazar V, Tresguerres JAF (2006) Obesity, voracity and short stature: The impact of glutamate on the regulation of appetite. Eur J Clin Nutr 60:25-31.
  • Voigt M, Hermanussen M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Fusch C, Hesse V (2006) Sex-specific differences in birth weight due to maternal smoking during pregnancy. Eur J Pediatr 2006:757-61.
  • Molinari L, Hermanussen M (2005) The effect of variability in maturational tempo and midparent height on variability in linear body measurements. Ann Hum Biol 32:679-682.
  • Hermanussen M, Sunder M, Voigt M, Tresguerres JAF (2005) Morbid obesity is associated with short stature. J Pediatr Endocrinol MetaboObesity treatment (Memantine)Obesity treatment (Memantine)l 18:647-650.
  • Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (2005) A new anti-obesity drug treatment: First clinical evidence that antagonising glutamate-gated Ca2+ ion channels with memantine normalises binge-eating disorders. Econ Hum Biol 3:329-337.
  • Tresguerres JAF, A.P García, M.Hermanussen, V. Salazar, AC F Tresguerres, C Ariznavarreta (2005) EFECTO DEL GLUTAMATO MONOSÓDICO POR VIA ORAL SOBRE EL CONTROL DEL APETITO (UNA NUEVA TEORIA PARA LA EPIDEMIA DE OBESIDAD). Separata de los Anales de la Real Academia Nacional de Medicina.
  • Ulijaszek S, Koziel S, Hermanussen M (2005) Village distance from urban centre as the prime modernization variable in differences in blood pressure and body mass index of adults of the Purari delta of the Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea. Ann Hum Biol 32:326-338.
  • Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (2004) How much glutamate is toxic in paediatric parenteral nutrition? Acta Paediatr 94:16-19
  • Keller A, Keller E, Hermanussen M, Vogtmann C (2004) Short-term growth of premature infants treated with dexamethasone assessed by mini-knemometry. Ann Hum Biol 31:389-397.
  • Hermanussen M (2003) The measurement of short term growth. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metabol 16:969-971.
  • Hermanussen M, Cole TJ (2003) The calculation of target height reconsidered. Horm Res 59:180-3.
  • Hermanussen M (2003) Stature of early Europeans. Hormones 2:175-178.
  • Hermanussen M (2003) The requirement of non-intrusion. Bioethics 1:16-23.
  • Meigen C, Hermanussen M (2003) Automatic Analysis of Longitudinal Growth Data on the website willi-will-wachsen.de. Homo 54:157-161.
  • Hermanussen M, Cole TJ (2003) No evidence for complete catch-up in final height in psychosocial short stature. Acta Paediatr 92(7):874.
  • Hermanussen M, Meigen C (2003) Synthetic standards for body weight. Homo 54:142-156.
  • Hermanussen M, Ulijaszek S (2003) Auxology: spanning mechanism and measurement. Homo 54:101-103.
  • Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (2003) Does the thrifty phenotype result from chronic glutamate intoxication? A hypothesis. J Perinat Med 31:489-495.
  • Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (2003) Does high glutamate intake cause obesity? J Pediatr Endocrinol Metabol 16:965-968.
  • Hermanussen M, Gausche R, Keller A, Kiess W, Brabec M, Keller E (2002) Short-term growth response to GH treatment and considerations upon the limits of short-term growth predictions. Horm Res 58:71-77.
  • Ranke MB, Schönau E, Keller E, Sorgo W, Mullis PE, Schweizer R, Binder G, Hermanussen M (2002) Empfehlungen zur Therapie mit Wachstumshormon außerhalb der zugelassenen Indikationen im Einzelfall. Endokrinologie Informationen 26:73-76.
  • Hermanussen M, Grasedyck L, Kromeyer-Hauschild K, Prokopec M, Chrzastek-Spruch (2002) Growth tracks in pre-pubertal children. Ann Hum Biol 29:667-676.
  • Hermanussen M, Danker-Hopfe H, Weber GW (2001) Body weight and the shape of the natural distribution of weight, in very large samples of German, Austrian, and Norwegian conscripts. Int J Obesity 25:1550-3.
  • Hermanussen M, Largo RH, Molinari L (2001) Canalisation in human growth: a widely accepted concept reconsidered. Eur J Pediatr 160:163-7.
  • Hermanussen M, Lange S, Grasedyck L (2001) Growth tracks in early childhood. Acta Paediatr 90:381-6.
  • Keller E, Burmeister J, Gausche R, Keller A, Hermanussen M, Kiess W (2000) Modellprogramm zur Früherkennung und optimalen Behandlung von Störungen des Wachstums und der körperlichen Entwicklung mit Hilfe eines medizinischen Kompetenznetzwerkes. Z ärztl Fortbild Qualsich 94:695-698.
  • Glock M, Hermanussen M, Keller E, Hartmann KKP (1999) Gulliver G-100 - a new device to evaluate daily growth measurement in comparison with Harpenden stadiometer. Horm Res 52:287-290.
  • Rol de Lama MA, Pérez-Romero A, Tresguerres JAF, Hermanussen M, Ariznavarreta RC (2000) Recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) enhances tibial growth in peripubertal female rats but not in males. Eur J Endocrinol 142:517-523.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J (1999) Wrinkles induced by the use of smoothing procedures applied to serial growth data. Ann Hum Biol 26:493-496.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J (1999) Synthetic growth charts. Acta Paediatr Scand 88:809-14.
  • Keller A, Hermanussen M, Vogtmann C, Kiess W, Keller E (1999) Effect of erythrocyte transfusion on longitudinal bone growth of premature infants assessed by mini-knemometry. Eur J Pediatr 158:871-872.
  • Hermanussen M, Thiel C, Tscharntke V, von Büren E (1999) Synthetische Referenzwerte für Körpergröße. Deutsche Normalwerte (Basis 1993) für alle Altersstufen zwischen 0 und 20 Jahren. Kinder- und Jugendarzt 30:488-493
  • Tresguerres JAF, Ariznavarreta C, Granados B, Costoya JA, Pérez-Romero A, Salame F, Hermanussen M (1999) Salivary gland is capable of GH synthesis under GHRH stimulation. J Endocrinol 160:217-222.
  • Hermanussen M, Thiel C, Büren Ev, Burmeister J (1999) Synthetic growth reference charts. Perspectives in Human Biology 4:87-103.
  • Rol de Lama MA, Pérez-Romero A, Ariznavarreta RC, Hermanussen M, Tresguerres JAF (1998) Periodic growth in rats. Ann Hum Biol 25:441-451.
  • Rol de Lama MA, Pérez-Romero A, Hermanussen M, Ariznavarreta RC, Tresguerres JAF (1998) Sexual dimorphism in growth as measured by microknemometry: Different responses to GH deficiency and exogenous GH administration. Neuroendocrinology 68:210-219.
  • Hermanussen M, Thiel C, von Büren E, de los Angeles Rol de Lama M, Pérez Romero A, Ariznavarreta C, Burmeister J, Tresguerres JAF (1998) Micro and macro perspectives in auxology: findings and considerations upon the variability of short term and individual growth and the stability of population derived parameters. Ann Hum Biol 25:359-385.
  • Hermanussen M, Rol de Lama M, Tresguerres JAF, Grasedyck L, Burmeister J (1998) Short term growth: evidence for chaotic series of mini growth spurts in rat growth. Physiol Behav 64:7-13.
  • Kaempf DE, Pflüger MS, Thiele AM, Hermanussen M, Linderkamp O (1998) Influence of nutrition on growth in premature infants: assessment by knemometry. Ann Hum Biol 25:127-136.
  • Hermanussen M (1998) The analysis of short-term growth. Horm Res 49:53-64.
  • Hermanussen M (1997) Plasticity of adolescent growth in boys. Am J Hum Biol 9:469-480.
  • Hermanussen M (1997) Catch-up in final height after unification of Germany. Acta Med Auxol 29:135-141.
  • Hermanussen M, Seele K (1997) Mini-Knemometry: An accurate technique for lower leg length measurements in early childhood. Ann Hum Biol 24:307-313.mini-knemometric measurementmini-knemometric measurement
  • Hermanussen M, Rol de Lama M, Pérez Romero A, Ariznavarreta C, Burmeister J, Tresguerres JAF (1996) Differential catch-up in body weight and bone growth after short term starvation in rats. Growth Regulation 6:230-237.
  • Hermanussen M (1995) Growth promotion by oxandrolone in short stature treated with GH and LHRH analogue. Acta Paediatr 84:1207-1210.
  • Hermanussen M, Rol del Lama M, Burmeister J, Fernandez-Tresguerres JA (1995). Mikro-knemometry: An accurate technique of growth measurement in rats. Physiol Behavior 58:347-352.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K (1995) No evidence for saltation in human growth. Ann Hum Biol 22:341-345.
  • Hermanussen M (1995) Short-term growth: past, present and future. Brit J Hosp Med 53:64-65.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J, Burkhardt V (1995) Stature and stature distribution in recent West German and historic samples of Italian and Dutch conscripts. Am J Hum Biol 7:507-515.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J (1995) Body height and height distribution in historic samples of Italian, Dutch and East German conscripts. Humanbiol Budapest 25:323-331.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J, Jäschke G, van Wieringen H (1995) Die Veränderung der Körperhöhe in Mitteleuropa und Italien. Monatsschr Kinderh 143:855-862.
  • Hermanussen M (1995) Die Körpergröße deutscher Wehrpflichtiger vor und nach der deutschen Wiedervereinigung. Ein Beispiel für den Einfluß politischer Veränderungen auf das Wachstum junger Männer. Med Welt 46:395-6.
  • Hermanussen M, Jensen F, Hirsch N, Friedel K, Kröger B, Lang R, Just S, Ulmer J, Schaff M, Ahnert P, Heyne K, Zeisel HJ (1995) Acute and chronic effects of winter swimming on LH, FSH, prolactin, growth hormone, TSH, cortisol, serum glucose and insulin. Arct Med Res 54:45-51.
  • Hermanussen M (1994) Periodische Elemente im Wachstumsprozeß. Med Welt 45:157-158.
  • Heyne K, Marg W, Walther F, Stephani U, Hermanussen M, Weidinger S (1994) Hypothyroidism phenocopy in glycanosis CDG (carbohydrate-deficient glycoprotein syndrome). Eur J Ped 153:866.
  • Tresguerres JAF, Rol de Lama MA, Pérez-Romero A, Granados B, Hermanussen M, Ariznavarreta RC (1994) El Crecimiento como fenomeno oscilatorio. Separata de los Anales de la Real Academia Nacional de Medicina. Tomo CXI Cuaderno cuarto.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J (1993) Children do not grow continuously but in spurts. Am J Hum Biol 5: 615-622.
  • Hermanussen M (1993) Rhythms in growth. Acta Med Auxol 25:75-79.
  • Brandt T, Hermanussen M (1993) A new method for accurate dental measurement. Ann Hum Biol 20: 487-495.
  • Hermanussen M, Bugiel S, Aronson, S, Moell, C (1992) A non-invasive technique for the accurate measurement of leg length in animals. Growth Develop Aging 56:129-140.
  • Hermanussen M (1991) Von Zwergen und Riesen. Med Welt 42:603-610.
  • Hermanussen M (1991). Growth factors and their significance in aging. Presentations and discussions of the Aschau Meeting on 20 November 1990. Introduction. Z Gerontol 24:337.
  • Hermanussen M (1991) Wachstumsfaktoren und ihre Bedeutung bei der Alterung. Vorträge und Diskussionsbeiträge der Aschauer Matinee am 20. November 1990. Z Gerontol 24:337-347.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit, Burmeister J (1989) Differential effects of oestrogen treatment on the proportionality of growth in tall girls. Eur J Pediatr 149:14-17.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J (1989) Standards for the predictive accuracy of short term body height and lower leg length measurements on half annual growth rates. Arch Dis Child 64:259-263.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K, Burmeister J (1989) Analysis of differential growth of the right and the left leg. Hum Biol 61:133-141.
  • Hermanussen M, Burmeister J (1989) Untersuchungen zur Messung kurzfristiger Periodizität des kindlichen Wachstums. Monatsschr Kinderheilk 137:403-410.
  • Burmeister, J, Hermanussen M (1989) The measurement of short-term growth. Addendum. In: Tanner JM Auxology 88. Perspectives in the science of growth and development. Smith-Gordon. London. 60-61.
  • Hermanussen M (1989) The measurement of short-term growth. In: Tanner JM. Auxology 88. Perspectives in the science of growth and development. Smith-Gordon. London. S.49-60.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K, Partsch C-J, Burmeister J (1989) Predictive criteria for successful growth promotion in growth hormone therapy of short stature: A comparison between common endocrine parameters and knemometry. Acta Paediatr Scand 78:555-562.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K, Burmeister J, Sippell WG (1988) Periodical changes of short term growth velocity ("mini growth spurts") in human growth. Ann Hum Biol 15:103-109.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K, Burmeister J, Sippell WG (1988) Knemometry in childhood: accuracy and standardization of a new technique of lower leg length measurement. Ann Hum Biol 15:1-16.
  • Hermanussen M (1988) Knemometry, a new tool for the investigation of growth. Eur J Pediatr 147:350-355.
  • Hermanussen M, Hermanussen B, Burmeister J (1988) The association between birth order and adult stature. Ann Hum Biol 15:161-165.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K, Burmeister J., Sippell W.G. (1988) Synchronization of growth hormone therapy. Acta Paediatr Scand Suppl 343:202-207.
  • Brandt T, Zeisel HJ, Hermanussen M (1988) Growth response after administration of pharmacological doses of growth hormone in rats. Growth Develop Aging 52:193-200.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit, K, Sippell WG (1987) "Negative growth" in anorexia nervosa assessed by knemometry. Eur J Pediatr 146:561-564.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit K, Burmeister J, Sippell WG (1987) Can the knemometer shorten the time for growth rate assessment? Acta Paediatr Scand Suppl 337:30-36.
  • Hermanussen M (1987) How linear is growth? Arch Dis Childh 62:763.
  • Hermanussen M (1987) Giants have always fascinated those of us of normal size: The Lancet 1987:1079.
  • Hermanussen M (1986) Height measurements at the onset of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Arch Dis Childh:1146-1147.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit, K, Sippell WG (1986) GH deficient children receiving GH replacement do not grow during intermittent infectious illness. Acta Paediatr Scand 75:601-604.growth and illnessgrowth and illness
  • Partsch CJ, Hermanussen M, Sippell WG (1986) Treatment of Silver-Russell type dwarfism with human growth hormone: Effects on serum somatomedin-C levels and on longitudinal growth studied by knemometry. Acta Endocrinol Suppl 279:139-146.
  • Hermanussen M (1986) Die 3. Fontanelle. Eine häufige Variante bei Neugeborenen. Pädiat Prax 33:197-199.
  • Hermanussen M, Sippell WG (1985) Heterogeneity of Kallmann's syndrome. Clinical Genetics 28:106-111.
  • Hermanussen M, Geiger-Benoit, K, Sippell WG (1985) Catch-up growth following transfer from three times weekly im to daily sc administration of hGH in GH deficient patients, monitored by knemometry. Acta Endocrinol 109:163-168.
  • Partsch CJ, Hermanussen M, Sippell WG (1985) Differentiation of male hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and constitutional delay of puberty by pulsatile administration of gonadotropin-releasing hormone. J Clin Endocrinol Metabol 60:1196-1203.
  • Hermanussen M, Sippell WG, Valk IM (1985) Knemometric monitoring of early effects of human growth hormone on leg growth in children with growth hormone deficiency. Lancet I:1069-1071.daily lower leg growthdaily lower leg growth
  • Hermanussen M (1985) May growth be regulated by systematic stepwise collapse of DNA?- A new hypothesis for the understanding of growth kinetics. Growth 49:258-262.
  • Sippell WG, Hermanussen M, Partsch J (1984) Differential diagnosis of male central hypogonadism by short-term pulsatile LHRH administration. Upsala J Med Sci 89:61-65.
  • Hermanussen M, Heyne K, Sippell WG (1984) Aktuelle Aspekte des kindlichen Wachstums. 7 einfache diagnostische Kriterien zur Erfassung pathologischer Wuchsformen im Kindesalter. Eine Übersicht. Schleswig-Holsteinisches Ärzteblatt 1984:338-351.