Gregor Broessner

Summary

Affiliation: Innsbruck Medical University
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Influence of prophylactic, endovascularly based normothermia on inflammation in patients with severe cerebrovascular disease: a prospective, randomized trial
    Gregor Broessner
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Stroke 41:2969-72. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Survival and long-term functional outcome in 1,155 consecutive neurocritical care patients
    Gregor Broessner
    Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care Med 35:2025-30. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Prophylactic, endovascularly based, long-term normothermia in ICU patients with severe cerebrovascular disease: bicenter prospective, randomized trial
    Gregor Broessner
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Stroke 40:e657-65. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Influence of red blood cell transfusion on mortality and long-term functional outcome in 292 patients with spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Gregor Broessner
    Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care Med 37:1886-92. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Endovascular cooling and endothelial activation in hemorrhagic stroke patients
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurocrit Care 17:224-30. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Soluble endoglin and transforming growth factor-β₁ and the development of vasospasm after spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage: a pilot study
    Anelia Dietmann
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:16-22. 2012
  7. pmc Glatiramer acetate reduces the risk for experimental cerebral malaria: a pilot study
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Malar J 8:36. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Keep the brain cool--endovascular cooling in patients with severe traumatic brain injury: a case series study
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurosurgery 68:867-73; discussion 873. 2011
  9. pmc Angiopoietin-1 is associated with cerebral vasospasm and delayed cerebral ischemia in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Neurol 11:59. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of silver nanoparticles-impregnated external ventricular drain catheters in patients with acute occlusive hydrocephalus
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurocrit Care 8:360-5. 2008

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Influence of prophylactic, endovascularly based normothermia on inflammation in patients with severe cerebrovascular disease: a prospective, randomized trial
    Gregor Broessner
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    Stroke 41:2969-72. 2010
    ..We analyzed the impact of long-term endovascularly based prophylactic normothermia versus conventional temperature management on inflammatory parameters in patients with severe cerebrovascular disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Survival and long-term functional outcome in 1,155 consecutive neurocritical care patients
    Gregor Broessner
    Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care Med 35:2025-30. 2007
    ..To analyze survival, mortality, and long-term functional disability outcome and to determine predictors of unfavorable outcome in critically ill patients admitted to a neurologic intensive care unit (neuro-ICU)...
  3. doi request reprint Prophylactic, endovascularly based, long-term normothermia in ICU patients with severe cerebrovascular disease: bicenter prospective, randomized trial
    Gregor Broessner
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Stroke 40:e657-65. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Influence of red blood cell transfusion on mortality and long-term functional outcome in 292 patients with spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Gregor Broessner
    Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care Med 37:1886-92. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Endovascular cooling and endothelial activation in hemorrhagic stroke patients
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurocrit Care 17:224-30. 2012
    ..This analysis was designed to measure the endothelial markers Angiopoietin-1 (Ang-1) and -2 (Ang-2) in endovascularly based prophylactic normothermia versus conventional temperature management...
  6. doi request reprint Soluble endoglin and transforming growth factor-β₁ and the development of vasospasm after spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage: a pilot study
    Anelia Dietmann
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:16-22. 2012
    ..Alteration of vasomotor tone has been postulated as an important factor in the pathogenesis of CVS. Members of the transforming growth factor-β (TGF-β) family and their receptors have been implicated in the regulation of vascular tone...
  7. pmc Glatiramer acetate reduces the risk for experimental cerebral malaria: a pilot study
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Malar J 8:36. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Keep the brain cool--endovascular cooling in patients with severe traumatic brain injury: a case series study
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Neurologic Intensive Care Unit, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurosurgery 68:867-73; discussion 873. 2011
    ..As brain temperature is reported to be extensively higher than core body temperature in traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients, posttraumatic hyperthermia is of particular relevance in the injured brain...
  9. pmc Angiopoietin-1 is associated with cerebral vasospasm and delayed cerebral ischemia in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Neurol 11:59. 2011
    ..Angiopoietins may play an important role in the pathophysiology of cerebral vasospasm (CVS). Ang-1 and Ang-2 have not been investigated in this regard so far...
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of silver nanoparticles-impregnated external ventricular drain catheters in patients with acute occlusive hydrocephalus
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurocrit Care 8:360-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to address the efficacy of silver-impregnated EVD catheters in neurological and neurosurgical patients requiring external CSF drainage due to acute occlusive hydrocephalus...
  11. doi request reprint Acute granulomatous acanthamoeba encephalitis in an immunocompetent patient
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, 6020 Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, Austria, Europe
    Neurocrit Care 12:91-4. 2010
    ..Acanthamoeba sp. are known to cause fatal granulomatous Acanthamoeba encephalitis (GAE) in immunocompromised patients...
  12. doi request reprint Cellular microparticles as a marker for cerebral vasospasm in spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Stroke 41:2353-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that cellular microparticles (MP) play a role in the pathogenesis of CVS and may serve as biomarkers for CVS...
  13. pmc High dose erythropoietin increases brain tissue oxygen tension in severe vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Raimund Helbok
    Neurological Intensive Care Unit, Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Neurol 12:32. 2012
    ..In this study, the authors aimed to investigate the effect of EPO on cerebral metabolism and brain tissue oxygen tension (PbtO2)...
  14. pmc Differential regulation of matrix-metalloproteinases and their tissue inhibitors in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria mail
    PLoS ONE 8:e59952. 2013
    ..This study aimed to analyze MMP-3, MMP-9, TIMP-1 and TIMP-3 in patients with SAH and their respective association with cerebral vasospasm (CVS)...
  15. doi request reprint Multimodal neuromonitoring in a patient with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage associated with aortic coarctation
    Raimund Helbok
    Neurological Intensive Care Unit, Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Neurocrit Care 14:433-7. 2011
    ..Aortic coarctation (AC) rarely remains undiagnosed until adulthood. Intracranial aneurysms and spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) are more frequent in patients with AC than in the general population...
  16. pmc Case report: severe heat stroke with multiple organ dysfunction - a novel intravascular treatment approach
    Gregor Broessner
    Department of Neurology, Neurological Intensive Care Unit, Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care 9:R498-501. 2005
    ....
  17. pmc Scanning electron microscopy of the neuropathology of murine cerebral malaria
    Peter Lackner
    Clinical Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Malar J 5:116. 2006
    ..The present study investigates the neuropathological features of murine CM by applying SEM...
  18. pmc Complement factors C1q, C3 and C5 in brain and serum of mice with cerebral malaria
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Malar J 7:207. 2008
    ..Immune-mediated and ischaemic mechanisms have been implicated. The role of complement factors C1q, C3 and C5 for the pathogenesis of CM were investigated in this study...
  19. pmc Pharmacokinetics of intravenous linezolid in cerebrospinal fluid and plasma in neurointensive care patients with staphylococcal ventriculitis associated with external ventricular drains
    Ronny Beer
    Innsbruck Medical University, Clinical Department of Neurology, Neurological Intensive Care Unit, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:379-82. 2007
    ..9 mg x h/liter, with a CSF-to-plasma ratio of 0.8 +/- 0.3. Times above MIC in CSF were 99.8% and 57.2% for pathogens with MICs of 2 mg/liter and 4 mg/liter, respectively...
  20. pmc IgG-index predicts neurological morbidity in patients with infectious central nervous system diseases
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
    BMC Infect Dis 10:202. 2010
    ..In this retrospective cross-sectional study the prognostic value of basic cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) parameters in patients with bacterial meningitis, viral meningoencephalitis and leptomeningeal metastases were evaluated...
  21. pmc Nogo-A expression in the brain of mice with cerebral malaria
    Peter Lackner
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 6:e25728. 2011
    ..In the brain stem of severely affected animals increased Nogo-A expression and ultrastructural changes of the ER were observed. These data indicate a role of Nogo-A in neuronal stress response during experimental CM...
  22. pmc Brain-derived neurotrophic factor in primary headaches
    Marlene Fischer
    Department of Neurology, Headache Outpatient Clinic, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Headache Pain 13:469-75. 2012
    ..01, P < 0.05). BDNF is increased during migraine attacks, and in cluster headache, further supporting the involvement of BDNF in the pathophysiology of these primary headaches...
  23. doi request reprint Head turning as a prominent motor symptom in status epilepticus
    Gerhard Bauer
    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Epileptic Disord 10:119-29. 2008
    ..In this small series of SE, the classical observation of a patient looking away from the discharging hemisphere is still valid...