Thomas Lang

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prehospital analgesia with acupressure at the Baihui and Hegu points in patients with radial fractures: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 25:887-93. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint TENS relieves acute posttraumatic hip pain during emergency transport
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 62:184-8; discussion 188. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in severe knee trauma is more feasible and effective than intravenous metamizole: a randomized controlled trial
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 64:1535-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupressure as a treatment for anxiety before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in the elderly
    Bruno Mora
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Urol 178:160-4; discussion 164. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of stellate ganglion transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on signal quality of pulse oximetry in prehospital trauma care
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesia and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 104:1150-3, tables of contents. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in femoral trauma
    Arno Schiferer
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 105:1852-4, table of contents. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Soluble cathepsin K: a novel marker for the prediction of nontraumatic fractures?
    Gerold Holzer
    Department of Orthopedics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Lab Clin Med 146:13-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation of the JPF-Questionnaire for German-speaking patients with functional temporomandibular joint disorders
    Gerhard Undt
    Department of Cranio Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 34:226-33. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation: an effective treatment for pain caused by renal colic in emergency care
    Bruno Mora
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Urol 175:1737-41; discussion 1741. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Biomechanical effects of teriparatide in women with osteoporosis treated previously with alendronate and risedronate: results from quantitative computed tomography-based finite element analysis of the vertebral body
    Yan Chevalier
    Institute of Lightweight Design and Structural Biomechanics, Vienna, Austria
    Bone 46:41-8. 2010

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Prehospital analgesia with acupressure at the Baihui and Hegu points in patients with radial fractures: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 25:887-93. 2007
    ..As acupressure has been deemed effective for pain management by the National Institutes of Health, we conducted a study to evaluate its effectiveness in prehospital patients with isolated distal radial fracture...
  2. ncbi request reprint TENS relieves acute posttraumatic hip pain during emergency transport
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 62:184-8; discussion 188. 2007
    ..Thus, there is an urgent need for nonpharmacological interventions that can be applied during the transport by basic life-support (BLS) medical personnel...
  3. doi request reprint Femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in severe knee trauma is more feasible and effective than intravenous metamizole: a randomized controlled trial
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 64:1535-8. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupressure as a treatment for anxiety before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in the elderly
    Bruno Mora
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Urol 178:160-4; discussion 164. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that auricular acupressure may decrease anxiety in elderly individuals who are transported by ambulance before receiving ESWL...
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of stellate ganglion transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on signal quality of pulse oximetry in prehospital trauma care
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesia and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 104:1150-3, tables of contents. 2007
    ..We evaluated whether TENS on the stellate ganglion would reduce vasoconstriction and thereby improve signal detection quality of peripheral pulse oximetry...
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in femoral trauma
    Arno Schiferer
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 105:1852-4, table of contents. 2007
    ..In this prospective, randomized, controlled study, we evaluated the preclinical use of femoral nerve blockade for reducing pain and anxiety compared with IV analgesia using metamizol...
  7. ncbi request reprint Soluble cathepsin K: a novel marker for the prediction of nontraumatic fractures?
    Gerold Holzer
    Department of Orthopedics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Lab Clin Med 146:13-7. 2005
    ..7, degrees of freedom = 58.9, p>0.0001) These results suggest that the serum level of cathepsin K could serve as a marker for fracture prediction and BMD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation of the JPF-Questionnaire for German-speaking patients with functional temporomandibular joint disorders
    Gerhard Undt
    Department of Cranio Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 34:226-33. 2006
    ..For this reason, a cross-cultural version of the Jaw Pain and Function (JPF)-Questionnaire was developed and validated for use in German-speaking patients with functional temporomandibular disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation: an effective treatment for pain caused by renal colic in emergency care
    Bruno Mora
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Urol 175:1737-41; discussion 1741. 2006
    ..Acute renal colic is one of the most anguishing forms of pain in humans. We hypothesized that TENS is an effective pain treatment in patients with acute renal colic...
  10. doi request reprint Biomechanical effects of teriparatide in women with osteoporosis treated previously with alendronate and risedronate: results from quantitative computed tomography-based finite element analysis of the vertebral body
    Yan Chevalier
    Institute of Lightweight Design and Structural Biomechanics, Vienna, Austria
    Bone 46:41-8. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Chronaxie and accommodation index in the diagnosis of muscle denervation
    Tatjana Paternostro-Sluga
    Department of Physical Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:253-60. 2002
    ..To determine the sensitivity of the combined measurement of chronaxie and the accommodation index in the qualitative diagnosis of muscle denervation with needle electromyography and to compare quantitative diagnoses...
  12. ncbi request reprint Distinction between supraspinatus, infraspinatus and subscapularis tendon tears with ultrasound in 332 surgically confirmed cases
    Harald Zehetgruber
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Ultrasound Med Biol 28:711-7. 2002
    ..Ultrasonography was highly accurate and sensitive for detecting rotator cuff tears, but seems to be a method of limited value for evaluation of the size of cuff tears, in particular, for the detection of small tears...
  13. ncbi request reprint More interventions do not necessarily improve outcome in critically ill patients
    Philipp G H Metnitz
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, University Hospital of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 30:1586-93. 2004
    ..The organizational structure of health care facilities has been shown to affect outcome in critically ill patients. We evaluated the association between structures, treatments and outcomes in a large cohort of critically ill patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Biomarker responses in flounder (Platichthys flesus) and mussel (Mytilus edulis) in the Klaipeda-Būtinge area (Baltic Sea)
    Janina Barsiene
    Institute of Ecology of Vilnius University, Akademijos 2, 08412 Vilnius, Lithuania
    Mar Pollut Bull 53:422-36. 2006
    ..The present study illustrates the usefulness of the multi-biomarker approach in the detection of biological effects of pollution in this region of the Baltic Sea...
  15. ncbi request reprint May organic pollutants affect fish populations in the North Sea?
    Ketil Hylland
    NIVA, Oslo, Norway
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:125-38. 2006
    ..Data on effluents from offshore activities have recently become available through an international workshop (BECPELAG) and follow-up studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint "Flash" pulmonary edema
    Dominick J Swinhart
    Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen, WA, USA
    Emerg Med Serv 31:103-5, 107-9. 2002
  17. pmc Voxel-based modeling and quantification of the proximal femur using inter-subject registration of quantitative CT images
    Wenjun Li
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Bone 41:888-95. 2007
    ..After registration, the average distance between the mapped landmarks and the corresponding landmarks in the target scan was 2.56 mm. The average error due to manual landmark identification was 1.70 mm...
  18. ncbi request reprint Computed axial tomography-MIBI image fusion for preoperative localization in primary hyperparathyroidism
    Christoph Profanter
    Department of General and Transplant Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Am J Surg 187:383-7. 2004
    ..Computed axial tomography (CAT)-MIBI image fusion was introduced as a new technique for localizing enlarged parathyroid glands. We describe the new method and present its first results...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cortical and trabecular bone mineral loss from the spine and hip in long-duration spaceflight
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1006-12. 2004
    ..There was no compartment-specific loss of bone in the spine. Cortical bone mineral loss in the hip occurred primarily by endocortical thinning...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment with raloxifene for 2 years increases vertebral bone mineral density as measured by volumetric quantitative computed tomography
    Harry K Genant
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Bone 35:1164-8. 2004
    ..vQCT appears to be a valuable technique for measuring the effects of raloxifene treatment in this population of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis...
  21. pmc Serum, urinary, and salivary nitric oxide in rheumatoid arthritis: complexities of interpreting nitric oxide measures
    J Brice Weinberg
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 8:R140. 2006
    ..Despite interest in the use of NO as a marker of disease activity, alterations in renal NOx clearance and fractional excretion in RA make it difficult to assess in vivo NO production even with strict dietary restriction of NOx intake...
  22. ncbi request reprint Ethoxyresorufin-O-deethylase (EROD) activity in dab (Limanda limanda) as biomarker for marine monitoring
    Ulrike Kammann
    Federal Research Centre for Fisheries, Institute for Fishery Ecology, Palmaille 9, 22767 Hamburg, Germany
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 12:140-5. 2005
    ..The aim of the present long-term study was (a) time trend monitoring of EROD activity of dab from the German Bight and (b) to elucidate the needs for a successful application of EROD activity as an early warning system...
  23. pmc Automated registration of hip and spine for longitudinal QCT studies: integration with 3D densitometric and structural analysis
    Wenjun Li
    Department of Radiology, University of California at San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94143 0946, USA
    Bone 38:273-9. 2006
    ..1 min for a vertebra pair using a standard desktop computer. Based on the reduced user interaction, high degree of precision, and short execution time, this is a promising technique for monitoring therapy in patients and clinical trials...
  24. ncbi request reprint The BEEP project in the Baltic Sea: overview of results and outline for a regional biological effects monitoring strategy
    Kari K Lehtonen
    Finnish Institute of Marine Research, PO Box 2, FI 00561 Helsinki, Finland
    Mar Pollut Bull 53:523-37. 2006
    ..Moreover, a general strategy and some practical considerations for the monitoring of biological effects in the Baltic Sea are outlined...