R Winker

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. pmc Mitochondrial DNA haplogroup T is associated with coronary artery disease and diabetic retinopathy: a case control study
    Barbara Kofler
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital Salzburg, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria
    BMC Med Genet 10:35. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of an insertion variant in the 5'UTR of the endothelin-1 gene on orthostatic intolerance
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Med Sci 330:166-71. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Lead exposure levels and duration of exposure absence predict neurobehavioral performance
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 79:123-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Prolonged asystole provoked by head-up tilt testing
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:42-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Reproductive toxicology in occupational settings: an update
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 79:1-10. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal damage in human diploid fibroblasts by intermittent exposure to extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Vienna A 1090, Austria
    Mutat Res 585:43-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Schellong test in orthostatic dysregulation: a comparison with tilt-table testing
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:36-41. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and idiopathic orthostatic intolerance
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:171-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Endurance exercise training in orthostatic intolerance: a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Hypertension 45:391-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of occupational safety measures on micronucleus frequency in semiconductor workers
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:423-8. 2008

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Publications25

  1. pmc Mitochondrial DNA haplogroup T is associated with coronary artery disease and diabetic retinopathy: a case control study
    Barbara Kofler
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital Salzburg, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria
    BMC Med Genet 10:35. 2009
    ..We therefore examined the association between mtDNA haplogroups and coronary artery disease (CAD) as well as diabetic retinopathy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of an insertion variant in the 5'UTR of the endothelin-1 gene on orthostatic intolerance
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Med Sci 330:166-71. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to ascertain whether this frequent variant of the endothelin-1 gene influences the risk for orthostatic intolerance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lead exposure levels and duration of exposure absence predict neurobehavioral performance
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 79:123-7. 2006
    ..We investigated cognitive functions in currently lead exposed and formerly lead exposed men. The aim of the study was to verify the hypothesis that lead induced cognitive deficits are reversible...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prolonged asystole provoked by head-up tilt testing
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Clin Res Cardiol 95:42-7. 2006
    ..This case shows the utility of a provocative head-up tilt test in establishing the diagnosis of NCS. If the Schellong test is normal, still further examination by tilt-table test is indispensable...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reproductive toxicology in occupational settings: an update
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 79:1-10. 2006
    ..The secondary study aim is to answer whether occupational exposures are quantitative momentously for 15% involuntarily childless couples, 10-20% spontaneous abortions and 3% birth defects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chromosomal damage in human diploid fibroblasts by intermittent exposure to extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Vienna A 1090, Austria
    Mutat Res 585:43-9. 2005
    ..Our data strongly indicate a clastogenic potential of intermittent low-frequency electromagnetic fields, which may lead to considerable chromosomal damage in dividing cells...
  7. ncbi request reprint Schellong test in orthostatic dysregulation: a comparison with tilt-table testing
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:36-41. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of the Schellong test (ST) in forms of orthostatic dysregulation in comparison with the tilt-table test (TT)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and idiopathic orthostatic intolerance
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:171-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to ascertain whether genotypes at eight polymorphic loci within five relevant adrenergic receptor genes (alpha2A, alpha2B, alpha2C, beta1 and beta2) influence the risk for IOI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Endurance exercise training in orthostatic intolerance: a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Hypertension 45:391-8. 2005
    ..Therefore, we suggest that endurance training should be considered in the treatment of orthostatic intolerance patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of occupational safety measures on micronucleus frequency in semiconductor workers
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:423-8. 2008
    ..To examine whether semiconductor workers exposed to complex mixtures of chemical waste show an increase in genotoxic effects, and, if so, whether occupational safety measures protect these workers...
  11. doi request reprint Effectiveness of skin protection creams in the prevention of occupational dermatitis: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:653-62. 2009
    ..The aim of the trial was to investigate whether the publicized effects of skin protection creams can be replicated in a real occupational setting during activities that expose the skin...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive function in elderly marathon runners: cross-sectional data from the marathon trial (APSOEM)
    Robert Winker
    Unit of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:704-16. 2010
    ..Thus strategies to maintain cognitive function at an advanced age imply a great challenge to Occupational Medicine...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic management of orthostatic intolerance in the workplace
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, Vienna 1090, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:143-50. 2003
    ..In this paper we examine the reliability and validity of a questionnaire as a screening instrument for OI...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health consequences of an intravenous injection of metallic mercury
    R Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 75:581-6. 2002
    ..Injection of elemental mercury is rare, and a total of only 78 cases have been reported in the literature over the period 1923-2000...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral effects of vanadium
    A Barth
    Division of Occupational Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 65:677-83. 2002
    ..Vanadium concentrations around 14.2 microg/L in urine reduce neurobehavioral abilities, particularly visuospatial abilities and attention...
  16. doi request reprint Myeloperoxidase levels predict executive function
    H Haslacher
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 33:1034-8. 2012
    ..This outweighs the potential benefits of physical activity on cognitive function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transient increase in micronucleus frequency and DNA effects in the comet assay in two patients after intoxication with 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo- p-dioxin
    Eva Valic
    Clinical Department of Occupational Medicine, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 77:301-6. 2004
    ..The genotoxic effects in two patients with 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo- p-dioxin (TCDD) intoxication were measured; an association with the workplace was suspected...
  18. ncbi request reprint Orthostatic intolerance is not necessarily related to a specific mutation (Ala457Pro) in the human norepinephrine transporter gene
    Sabine Ivancsits
    Division of Occupational Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    Am J Med Sci 325:63-5. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Reduced cognitive abilities in lead-exposed men
    Alfred Barth
    Division of Occupational Medicine, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 75:394-8. 2002
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  20. doi request reprint Effects of extremely low-frequency magnetic field exposure on cognitive functions: results of a meta-analysis
    Alfred Barth
    Department for Labor Science and Organization, Institute of Management Science, Vienna University of Technology, Theresianumgasse 27, Vienna, Austria
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:173-9. 2010
    ..Taken together, the results of the meta-analysis provide little evidence that ELF-MFs have any effects on cognitive functions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Welder's maculopathy?
    Richard Maier
    Clinical Department of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:681-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to verify or to disprove whether the term 'Welder's maculopathy' or 'Welding arc maculopathy' has to be considered being a justifiable occupational hazard and is to be annexed to the list of occupational diseases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Economic growth and the incidence of occupational injuries in Austria
    Alfred Barth
    Institute of Management Science, Department of Ergonomics and Organization, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:158-63. 2007
    ..The aim of this paper was to analyze the impact of economic growth measured by real gross domestic product (GDP) on the incidence of occupational injuries in Austria...
  23. ncbi request reprint No cognitive deficits in men formerly exposed to lead
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:755-60. 2005
    ..Executive functions, attention, visuospatial and visuomotor functioning in workers formerly exposed to lead were investigated...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Orthostatic intolerance--prevalence, diagnostic management and its significance for occupational medicine]
    Robert Winker
    Klinische Abteilung für Arbeitsmedizin der Universität Wien, Wien, Osterreich
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 116:40-6. 2004
    ..OI hitherto can only be diagnosed by a tilt table examination with high expenditure. In this paper we examine the reliability and validity of a questionnaire as a screening instrument for OI...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endothelial NO synthase polymorphisms and postural tachycardia syndrome
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Hypertension 46:1103-10. 2005
    ..These results indicate that NO may influence the development of POTS and the severity of POTS symptoms...