Oliver Schlager

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Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of exercise training on inflammation and platelet activation in patients with intermittent claudication
    Oliver Schlager
    Division of Angiology, Department of Medicine II, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13623. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Inflammation and adverse cardiovascular outcome in patients with renal artery stenosis and peripheral artery disease
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Atherosclerosis 205:314-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein predicts future cardiovascular events in patients with carotid stenosis
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 38:1263-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Progression of carotid stenosis detected by duplex ultrasonography predicts adverse outcomes in cardiovascular high-risk patients
    Schila Sabeti
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 38:2887-94. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Balloon angioplasty versus implantation of nitinol stents in the superficial femoral artery
    Martin Schillinger
    Department of Angiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    N Engl J Med 354:1879-88. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after balloon angioplasty versus stent implantation in the superficial femoral artery: findings from a randomized controlled trial
    Schila Sabeti
    Department of Angiology, Medical School, Medical University Vienna, and Department of Internal Medicine II, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 14:431-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Beta 2 microglobulin and the risk for cardiovascular events in patients with asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis
    Jasmin Amighi
    Department of Angiology, Division of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 42:1826-33. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustained benefit at 2 years of primary femoropopliteal stenting compared with balloon angioplasty with optional stenting
    Martin Schillinger
    Department of Angiology, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Circulation 115:2745-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Complications after peripheral vascular interventions in octogenarians
    Petra Dick
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 15:383-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Cystatin C and the risk for cardiovascular events in patients with asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis
    Matthias Hoke
    Department of Angiology, Medical University, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 41:674-9. 2010

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Impact of exercise training on inflammation and platelet activation in patients with intermittent claudication
    Oliver Schlager
    Division of Angiology, Department of Medicine II, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13623. 2012
    ..Aim of the present study was to assess the impact of SET on inflammation and platelet activation as surrogates for cardiovascular risk...
  2. doi request reprint Inflammation and adverse cardiovascular outcome in patients with renal artery stenosis and peripheral artery disease
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Atherosclerosis 205:314-8. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) and the presence of renal artery stenosis (RAS) might conjointly predict future major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein predicts future cardiovascular events in patients with carotid stenosis
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 38:1263-8. 2007
    ..We now investigated whether baseline levels of hs-CRP predict midterm clinical outcome in these patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Progression of carotid stenosis detected by duplex ultrasonography predicts adverse outcomes in cardiovascular high-risk patients
    Schila Sabeti
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 38:2887-94. 2007
    ..We investigated whether progressive carotid stenosis determined by duplex ultrasonography predicts adverse outcomes in cardiovascular high-risk patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Balloon angioplasty versus implantation of nitinol stents in the superficial femoral artery
    Martin Schillinger
    Department of Angiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    N Engl J Med 354:1879-88. 2006
    ..We evaluated whether primary implantation of a self-expanding nitinol (nickel-titanium) stent yielded anatomical and clinical benefits superior to those afforded by percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with optional secondary stenting...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after balloon angioplasty versus stent implantation in the superficial femoral artery: findings from a randomized controlled trial
    Schila Sabeti
    Department of Angiology, Medical School, Medical University Vienna, and Department of Internal Medicine II, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 14:431-7. 2007
    ..To investigate whether primary nitinol stenting in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) is beneficial to patients' quality of life (QoL)...
  7. doi request reprint Beta 2 microglobulin and the risk for cardiovascular events in patients with asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis
    Jasmin Amighi
    Department of Angiology, Division of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 42:1826-33. 2011
    ..Ongoing inflammation is associated with elevated levels of beta 2 microglobulin (B2M). We investigated B2M levels in a large cohort of patients with carotid atherosclerosis for the occurrence of major adverse cardiovascular events...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sustained benefit at 2 years of primary femoropopliteal stenting compared with balloon angioplasty with optional stenting
    Martin Schillinger
    Department of Angiology, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Circulation 115:2745-9. 2007
    ..We now report 2-year data on restenosis and clinical outcomes of these patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Complications after peripheral vascular interventions in octogenarians
    Petra Dick
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 15:383-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the incidence of complications after peripheral vascular interventions in patients aged 80 years and older compared to patients below the age of 80...
  10. doi request reprint Cystatin C and the risk for cardiovascular events in patients with asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis
    Matthias Hoke
    Department of Angiology, Medical University, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 41:674-9. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Conventional balloon angioplasty versus peripheral cutting balloon angioplasty for treatment of femoropopliteal artery in-stent restenosis: initial experience
    Petra Dick
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Radiology 248:297-302. 2008
    ..To prospectively determine whether cutting balloon angioplasty, when compared with conventional balloon angioplasty (CBA), improves morphologic and clinical outcome in patients with femoropopliteal in-stent restenosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Duplex sonography versus angiography for assessment of femoropopliteal arterial disease in a "real-world" setting
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, General Hospital, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 14:452-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the agreement of duplex ultrasound (DUS) versus digital subtraction angiography (DSA) for assessment of femoropopliteal arterial disease in a real-world clinical setting...
  13. doi request reprint Familial hypercholesterolemia affects microvascular autoregulation in children
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Medicine II, Division of Angiology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Metabolism 62:820-7. 2013
    ..Whether microvascular function is affected in children with FH is unknown. The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of FH on microvascular autoregulation in children by post occlusive reactive hyperemia (PORH)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association of neutrophils and future cardiovascular events in patients with peripheral artery disease
    Markus Haumer
    Department of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical School, Austria
    J Vasc Surg 41:610-7. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that higher neutrophil counts are associated with an increased incidence of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) in patients with clinically advanced atherosclerosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum creatinine predicts mortality in patients with peripheral artery disease: influence of diabetes and hypertension
    Wolfgang Mlekusch
    Department of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Atherosclerosis 175:361-7. 2004
    ..We investigated the association of renal impairment, traditional cardiovascular risk factors and all-cause mortality in patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease (PAD)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Increasing carotid plaque echolucency is predictive of cardiovascular events in high-risk patients
    Markus Reiter
    Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology, Medical University Vienna, General Hospital, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Radiology 248:1050-5. 2008
    ..The authors performed this study to determine whether decreasing gray-scale median (GSM) levels at repeat carotid US examinations are associated with future MACEs...
  17. doi request reprint De novo superficial femoropopliteal artery lesions: peripheral cutting balloon angioplasty and restenosis rates--randomized controlled trial
    Jasmin Amighi
    Departments of Angiology and Radiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Radiology 247:267-72. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Outcome after endovascular treatment of deep femoral artery stenosis: results in a consecutive patient series and systematic review of the literature
    Petra Dick
    Department of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 13:221-8. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Long-segment SFA stenting--the dark sides: in-stent restenosis, clinical deterioration, and stent fractures
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 12:676-84. 2005
    ..To determine and compare the rates of in-stent restenosis, late clinical deterioration, and stent fractures in nitinol stents versus Wallstents implanted for suboptimal angioplasty in the superficial femoral artery (SFA)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Serum albumin predicts cardiac adverse events in patients with advanced atherosclerosis - interrelation with traditional cardiovascular risk factors
    Martin Schillinger
    Department of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Thromb Haemost 91:610-8. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Procedure-related complications and early neurological adverse events of unprotected and protected carotid stenting: temporal trends in a consecutive patient series
    Johanna Boltuch
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 12:538-47. 2005
    ..To report procedure-related complications and neurological adverse events of unprotected over-the-wire (OTW) and protected rapid exchange (RX) carotid artery stenting (CAS) in a single-center patient series during an 8-year period...
  22. doi request reprint Auricular electroacupuncture reduces frequency and severity of Raynaud attacks
    Oliver Schlager
    Division of Angiology, Department of Internal Medicine II, Vienna Medical University, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 123:112-6. 2011
    ..Acupuncture has been shown to influence skin perfusion and the subjective cold perception threshold. Therefore, we hypothesized that auricular electroacupuncture (EA) might reduce symptoms in primary Raynaud's phenomenon (PRP)...
  23. doi request reprint Polymorphism of the palladin gene and cardiovascular outcome in patients with atherosclerosis
    Matthias Hoke
    Division of Angiology, Department of Internal Medicine II, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 41:365-71. 2011
    ..We investigated whether the risk allele (A) of PALLD rs7439293 (G>A) is associated with the occurrence of future major cardiovascular events (MACE) in a cohort of patients with prevalent carotid atherosclerosis...
  24. doi request reprint Poor agreement in carotid artery stenosis detection by ultrasound between external offices and a vascular center
    Georgiana Aura Giurgea
    Division of Angiology, Department of Internal Medicine II, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:769-74. 2012
    ..Carotid duplex ultrasonography is the prime investigation used to grade carotid artery stenosis in clinical routine. We compared the carotid ultrasound (US) scans performed externally with our results...
  25. doi request reprint Exercise training increases endothelial progenitor cells and decreases asymmetric dimethylarginine in peripheral arterial disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Atherosclerosis 217:240-8. 2011
    ..Thus, we designed a prospective randomized controlled trial to study the impact of SET on markers of angiogenesis and endothelial function in PAD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of the rapid-exchange versus over-the-wire technique on procedural complications of renal artery angioplasty
    Jasmin Amighi
    Department of Angiology, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    J Endovasc Ther 12:233-9. 2005
    ..To investigate whether the use of rapid-exchange (RX) systems adds to the safety of percutaneous renal artery procedures compared to the conventional over-the-wire (OTW) technique...
  27. ncbi request reprint Low serum magnesium predicts neurological events in patients with advanced atherosclerosis
    Jasmin Amighi
    Department of Angiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Stroke 35:22-7. 2004
    ..We investigated the prognostic impact of Mg serum levels with respect to the occurrence of neurological events in patients with advanced atherosclerosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Wall shear stress in the stented superficial femoral artery in peripheral arterial disease
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Medicine II, Division of Angiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Atherosclerosis 233:76-82. 2014
    ..To test the hypothesis that WSS is impaired along the stented SFA segment, we studied the profile of WSS along the femoro-popliteal axis after stent placement in a cross-sectional design...
  29. doi request reprint Microvascular function is impaired in children with morbid obesity
    Oliver Schlager
    Department of Angiology, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Vasc Med 16:97-102. 2011
    ..08 seconds, p < 0.001). In conclusion, higher peak perfusion and prolonged recovery time in children with morbid obesity seem to reflect microvascular dysfunction due to an impaired vasoconstrictive ability of precapillary sphincters...
  30. ncbi request reprint Correlation of infrared thermography and skin perfusion in Raynaud patients and in healthy controls
    Oliver Schlager
    Division of Angiology, Department of Internal Medicine II, Medical University Vienna, Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Microvasc Res 80:54-7. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the correlation of infrared thermography (IT) with laser Doppler perfusion imager (LDPI) among patients with primary Raynaud's phenomenon and healthy controls...
  31. ncbi request reprint Perioperative beta-blockers for preventing surgery-related mortality and morbidity: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Franz Wiesbauer
    Department of Cardiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 104:27-41. 2007
    ..We reviewed the evidence regarding the effectiveness of perioperative beta-blockers for improving patient outcomes after cardiac and noncardiac surgery...