Affiliation: General Hospital Linz
- The use of self-expanding metal stents to treat acute esophageal variceal bleedingR Hubmann
2nd Dept of Internal Medicine, Linz General Hospital, Linz, Austria
Endoscopy 38:896-901. 2006..The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the use of self-expandable metallic stents to arrest uncontrollable acute variceal bleeding...
- Left ventricular ejection fraction less than 40% is a useful predictor for poor patient survival in kidney transplant recipients over age 50 yearsG Biesenbach
2nd Department of Medicine, Section Nephrology, General Hospital, Linz, Austria
Transplant Proc 34:3079-81. 2002
- Novel technique of laparoscopic azygoportal disconnection for treatment of esophageal varicosis: preliminary experience with five patientsJ Danis
Second Department of Surgery, General Hospital and Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Operative Laparoscopy, A 4020 Linz, Krankenhausstr 9, Austria
Surg Endosc 18:702-5. 2004..The latter presents increased mortality risk. Recently, significant progress in laparoscopic technology enabled devascularization of the proximal stomach in a less invasive way. The results experienced by five patients are presented...
- Laparoscopic azygoportal disconnection procedure with a bipolar feedback controlled sealing system in a porcine modelA Shamiyeh
Ludwig Boltzmann Research Institute for Operative Laparoscopy and 2nd Surgical Department, Academic Teaching Hospital, Linz, Austria
J Surg Res 130:8-12. 2006..To examine the feasibility of a new, minimally invasive procedure for the devascularization of the proximal stomach and distal esophagus to prevent recurrent variceal bleeding in portal hypertension in a new animal model...
- Recurrent hyperparathyroidism after total parathyroidectomy due to multiple ectopic parathyroid glands in a patient with long-term haemodialysisO Janko
2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Nephrology, General Hospital, Krankenhausstrasse 9, A-4020 Linz
Wien Med Wochenschr 151:288-90. 2001..A control 99mTc-tetrofosmin scan showed evidence for a third ectopic parathyroid gland in the anterior mediastinum. Recurrent secondary hyperparathyroidism can rarely be caused by recurrent ectopic parathyroid glands in the mediastinum...