Katharina Kerschan-Schindl

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How long should women with postmenopausal osteoporosis be treated with a bisphosphonate?
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Horm Metab Res 45:621-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Bone turnover in hyperparathyroidism
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringerguertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 163:391-6. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life with the German Osteoporosis Quality of Life Questionnaire in women with osteoporosis
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:532-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Bone metabolism in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism before and after surgery
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Horm Metab Res 44:476-81. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A 246-km continuous running race causes significant changes in bone metabolism
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Austria
    Bone 45:1079-83. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of receptor activator of nuclear factor kappaB ligand (RANKL) in healthy women and men
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 116:491-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Unexpected low incidence of vertebral fractures in heart transplant recipients: analysis of bone turnover
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Transpl Int 21:255-62. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of cathepsin K decrease with age in both women and men
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Exp Gerontol 40:532-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of bone loss in heart transplant candidates and recipients
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:843-50. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Osteoporosis: an age-related and gender-specific disease--a mini-review
    Peter Pietschmann
    Department of Pathophysiology, Center for Physiology, Pathophysiology and Immunology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Gerontology 55:3-12. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint How long should women with postmenopausal osteoporosis be treated with a bisphosphonate?
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Horm Metab Res 45:621-8. 2013
    ..Beyond that, life style factors such as regular physical activity as well as a sufficient intake of calcium and vitamin D or, if necessary supplementation of calcium and/or vitamin D play an essential part in fracture prevention. ..
  2. doi request reprint Bone turnover in hyperparathyroidism
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringerguertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 163:391-6. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life with the German Osteoporosis Quality of Life Questionnaire in women with osteoporosis
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:532-7. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Bone metabolism in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism before and after surgery
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Horm Metab Res 44:476-81. 2012
    ..Within the first year after PTX, bone metabolism normalized, and BMD of the lumbar spine increased. Patients who needed a supplementation with calcium and vitamin D after PTX preoperatively had higher serum levels of PTH...
  5. doi request reprint A 246-km continuous running race causes significant changes in bone metabolism
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Austria
    Bone 45:1079-83. 2009
    ..A low bone mineral density (BMD) has been registered in highly trained runners. The aim of the present study was to evaluate potential effects of the Spartathlon, an annual ultramarathon race of 246 km, on bone metabolism...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of receptor activator of nuclear factor kappaB ligand (RANKL) in healthy women and men
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 116:491-5. 2008
    ..It is based on an excess of bone resorption over bone formation, leading to an imbalance of bone turnover. The receptor activator of nuclear factor kappaB ligand (RANKL) is an important regulator of bone metabolism...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unexpected low incidence of vertebral fractures in heart transplant recipients: analysis of bone turnover
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Transpl Int 21:255-62. 2008
    ..Despite a high bone turnover, an unexpectedly low rate of vertebral fractures was registered. Nevertheless, each fragility fracture is a serious complication and we need to take steps to prevent this complication...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of cathepsin K decrease with age in both women and men
    K Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Exp Gerontol 40:532-5. 2005
    ..It might be speculated that a different enzyme could compensate for the decline in cathepsin K during old age...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of bone loss in heart transplant candidates and recipients
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:843-50. 2003
    ..Heart transplantation (HTX) is associated with decreased bone mineral density and changes in bone metabolism. We conducted this study to evaluate the pathophysiology of bone metabolism in HTX candidates and recipients...
  10. doi request reprint Osteoporosis: an age-related and gender-specific disease--a mini-review
    Peter Pietschmann
    Department of Pathophysiology, Center for Physiology, Pathophysiology and Immunology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Gerontology 55:3-12. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to review primary osteoporosis in the elderly with particular emphasis on gender-related aspects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis: gender-specific aspects
    Peter Pietschmann
    Department of Pathophysiology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 154:411-5. 2004
    ..In contrast to postmenopausal osteoporosis, there are only few studies on the treatment of osteoporosis in men; two different compounds (alendronate and teriparatide) appear to be equally effective in men and women...
  12. doi request reprint Pathophysiology of osteoporosis
    Wolfgang Sipos
    Medical Clinic II, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 159:230-4. 2009
    ..This review aims at shedding light on the endocrine and osteoimmunological mechanisms that lead to involutional osteoporosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome after treatment of temporomandibular joint osteoarthritis with exercise and manual therapy
    Peter Nicolakis
    University of Vienna, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Wien, Austria
    Cranio 20:23-7. 2002
    ..Exercise therapy is an effective tool to treat osteoarthrosis of the temporomandibular joints...
  14. doi request reprint Measuring health in patients with fibromyalgia: content comparison of questionnaires based on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health
    Birgit Prodinger
    Vienna University, Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Rheumatology, Vienna, Austria
    Arthritis Rheum 59:650-8. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Step aerobic vs. cycle ergometer training: effects on aerobic capacity, coordinative tasks, and pleasure in untrained adults--a randomized controlled trial
    Katharina Kerschan-Schindl
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:992-8. 2002
    ..Participating in a StA class has a more cohesive effect on the individual members than attending a CET group...
  16. ncbi request reprint The future of physical & rehabilitation medicine as a medical specialty in the era of evidence-based medicine
    Gerold Ebenbichler
    University Clinics of PM and R, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:1-3. 2008
    ..Ebenbichler G, Kerschan-Schindl K, Brockow T, Resch KL: The future of physical & rehabilitation medicine as a medical specialty in the era of evidence-based medicine...
  17. doi request reprint High cathepsin K levels in men with differentiated thyroid cancer on suppressive L-thyroxine therapy
    Peter Mikosch
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Klagenfurt State Hospital, Klagenfurt, Austria
    Thyroid 18:27-33. 2008
    ..Cathepsin K is thought to have a role in osteoclast mediated bone resorption...