Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
- Antibiotic prophylaxis before surgery vs after cord clamping in elective cesarean delivery: a double-blind, prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled trialArmin Witt
Division of Feto Maternal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Arch Surg 146:1404-9. 2011..Also, the optimal timing of prophylactic antibiotic administration is unclear...
- Monthly itraconazole versus classic homeopathy for the treatment of recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis: a randomised trialA Witt
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
BJOG 116:1499-505. 2009..Antimycotics effectively treat sporadic and recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (RVVC). Classic homeopathy (CH) is also used to treat this condition. We compared the efficacy of CH and itraconazole in reducing the frequency of RVVC episodes...
- Increased intrauterine frequency of Ureaplasma urealyticum in women with preterm labor and preterm premature rupture of the membranes and subsequent cesarean deliveryArmin Witt
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1663-9. 2005....
- IL-8 concentrations in maternal serum, amniotic fluid and cord blood in relation to different pathogens within the amniotic cavityArmin Witt
University of Vienna Medical School, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna Austria
J Perinat Med 33:22-6. 2005..Little consideration has been given to the impact of different groups of microorganisms within the amniotic cavity on IL-8 concentration...
- In utero exposure to Ureaplasma spp. is associated with increased rate of bronchopulmonary dysplasia and intraventricular hemorrhage in preterm infantsDavid C Kasper
Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
J Perinat Med 39:331-6. 2011..in amniotic fluid, placental and amniotic membrane of preterm infants...
- The bacterial load of Ureaplasma parvum in amniotic fluid is correlated with an increased intrauterine inflammatory responseDavid C Kasper
Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 67:117-21. 2010..We postulate that the bacterial load of Ureaplasma spp. measured by qPCR should be determined in studies investigating the potential clinical impact of intrauterine Ureaplasma spp. on the outcome of preterm infants...
- The mouse mammary tumor virus-like env gene sequence is not detectable in breast cancer tissue of Austrian patientsArmin Witt
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Oncol Rep 10:1025-9. 2003..We did not find any exogenous MMTV env gene sequences in the 50 DNA samples of human breast cancer tissue nor in 22 breast cancer cell lines including MCF-7, which has previously been described as a positive control...
- Axillary lymph node dissection in pT1 breast cancer: a retrospective analysis of 315 patients and review of the literatureArmin Witt
Division of Obstetrics, University of Vienna School of Medicine, Vienna, Austria
Wien Klin Wochenschr 114:387-90. 2002..5 cm) is associated with axillary lymph node metastases in women older than 50 years. The authors conclude that the parameter tumor size, combined with age, can help to assess the risk for axillary lymph node metastases...
- Expression of KLF5 is a prognostic factor for disease-free survival and overall survival in patients with breast cancerDan Tong
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Clinical Institute of Pathology, Section of Clinical Biometrics, Core Unit of Medical Statistics and Informatics, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Clin Cancer Res 12:2442-8. 2006..Because tumor cell proliferation is tightly associated with tumor progression, and consequently, with survival of cancer patients, we wanted to examine the prognostic value of KLF5 gene expression for patients with breast cancer...
- Intrauterine infection with Ureaplasma species is associated with adverse neuromotor outcome at 1 and 2 years adjusted age in preterm infantsAngelika Berger
Department of Pediatrics, Medical University Vienna, Austria
J Perinat Med 37:72-8. 2009..To evaluate the association between the presence of bacterial pathogens in the amniotic cavity at the time of preterm delivery and neuromotor outcome at two years adjusted age in preterm infants born at < or =33 weeks' gestation...
- Prediction of spontaneous preterm delivery in twin pregnancies by cervical length at mid-gestationKatharina Klein
Department of Obstetrics and Feto maternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Twin Res Hum Genet 11:552-7. 2008..084; 95% CI 1.015; 1.159; p = .017). We conclude that the risk of severe preterm delivery in twins is high. Cervical length at mid-gestation was the only predictor of delivery before 34 weeks...
- Preoperative core needle biopsy as an independent risk factor for wound infection after breast surgeryArmin Witt
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Obstet Gynecol 101:745-50. 2003..We assessed risk factors for wound infection, placing particular emphasis on the influence of preoperative procedures such as core needle biopsy...
- DNA hybridization test: rapid diagnostic tool for excluding bacterial vaginosis in pregnant women with symptoms suggestive of infectionArmin Witt
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vienna Medical School, Austria
J Clin Microbiol 40:3057-9. 2002..The DNA hybridization test compared well with Gram stain and can be used as a rapid diagnostic tool to exclude bacterial vaginosis...
- Microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity at birth is associated with adverse short-term outcome of preterm infantsAngelika Berger
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, University Hospital Vienna, Austria
J Perinat Med 31:115-21. 2003..To determine the frequency and clinical significance of microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity at the time of delivery in preterm infants...
- Amniotic cavity cultures, blood cultures, and surface swabs in preterm infants--useful tools for the management of early-onset sepsis?Angelika Berger
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology and Intensive Care, University Hospital Vienna, Austria
J Perinat Med 32:446-52. 2004..To evaluate the potential benefit of amniotic fluid and amniotic/placental membrane cultures for the management of early-onset sepsis in preterm infants...