T Etgen

Summary

Affiliation: Abteilung fur Krankenhaus-hygiene
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multimodal strategy in the successful implementation of a stroke unit in a community hospital
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, Cuno Niggl Strasse 3, Traunstein, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 123:390-5. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for ischemic stroke in patients with brain tumors
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Kliniken Südostbayern Klinikum Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:361-6. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Insertable cardiac event recorder in detection of atrial fibrillation after cryptogenic stroke: an audit report
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Kliniken Südostbayern Klinikum Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany
    Stroke 44:2007-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency, cognitive impairment and dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 33:297-305. 2012
  5. pmc Mild cognitive impairment and dementia: the importance of modifiable risk factors
    Thorleif Etgen
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 108:743-50. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Anti-retroviral therapy-induced status epilepticus in "pseudo-HIV serodeconversion"
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, D 83278 Traunstein, Germany
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:559.e15-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Bilateral superior altitudinal hemianopia: missing the goal, but hitting the stroke cause
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, Germany
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:165-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic and endocrine factors in mild cognitive impairment
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Ageing Res Rev 9:280-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Physical activity and incident cognitive impairment in elderly persons: the INVADE study
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 170:186-93. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Cisplatin-associated occlusion of the internal carotid artery
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Onkologie 32:754-7. 2009

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Multimodal strategy in the successful implementation of a stroke unit in a community hospital
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, Cuno Niggl Strasse 3, Traunstein, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 123:390-5. 2011
    ..Thrombolysis in stroke remains underutilized in daily practice. We analyzed the impact of a multimodal strategy on the rate of thrombolysis and specific procedure times during the implementation of a community hospital stroke unit...
  2. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for ischemic stroke in patients with brain tumors
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Kliniken Südostbayern Klinikum Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:361-6. 2014
    ..Therefore, the risk-benefit effect of thrombolysis in the presence of brain tumor is unknown...
  3. doi request reprint Insertable cardiac event recorder in detection of atrial fibrillation after cryptogenic stroke: an audit report
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Kliniken Südostbayern Klinikum Traunstein, Traunstein, Germany
    Stroke 44:2007-9. 2013
    ..We analyzed the value of insertable cardiac event recorder in detection of AF in a 1-year cohort of patients with cryptogenic ischemic stroke...
  4. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency, cognitive impairment and dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 33:297-305. 2012
    ..Recent preventive strategies for patients with cognitive impairment include the identification of modifiable somatic risk factors like vitamin D deficiency...
  5. pmc Mild cognitive impairment and dementia: the importance of modifiable risk factors
    Thorleif Etgen
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 108:743-50. 2011
    ..MCI may be a precursor of dementia; the rate of transition from MCI to dementia is 10% to 20% per year. The role of somatic diseases and modifiable risk factors in MCI and dementia needs further study...
  6. doi request reprint Anti-retroviral therapy-induced status epilepticus in "pseudo-HIV serodeconversion"
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, D 83278 Traunstein, Germany
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:559.e15-7. 2010
    ..Critical review of previous diagnostic investigations revealed several errors in the diagnosis of HIV infection leading to a "pseudo-serodeconversion." Finally, anti-retroviral therapy could be discontinued...
  7. doi request reprint Bilateral superior altitudinal hemianopia: missing the goal, but hitting the stroke cause
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, Germany
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:165-6. 2010
    ..This symptom was first overlooked and a delusion was suspected. A thorough clinical examination is essential to avoid any misdiagnosis or to overlook correct treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic and endocrine factors in mild cognitive impairment
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Ageing Res Rev 9:280-8. 2010
    ..Other less familiar or unknown risk factors contributing to cognitive dysfunction should be identified as they are a potential target of prevention or intervention of MCI or dementia...
  9. doi request reprint Physical activity and incident cognitive impairment in elderly persons: the INVADE study
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 170:186-93. 2010
    ..Data regarding the relationship between physical activity and cognitive impairment are limited and controversial. We examined whether physical activity is associated with incident cognitive impairment during follow-up...
  10. doi request reprint Cisplatin-associated occlusion of the internal carotid artery
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Onkologie 32:754-7. 2009
    ..Cisplatin is a highly effective antineoplastic agent used also in germ cell cancer. Thromboembolic complications like pulmonary embolism, myocardial infarction and stroke have occasionally been reported...
  11. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease is associated with incident cognitive impairment in the elderly: the INVADE study
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:3144-50. 2009
    ..Limited data exist regarding the relationship between decreased renal function and cognitive impairment...
  12. pmc Bilateral grey-matter increase in the putamen in primary blepharospasm
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:1017-20. 2006
    ..Primary blepharospasm is a focal dystonia characterised by excessive involuntary closure of the eyelids. The pathophysiology of primary blepharospasm is unresolved...
  13. doi request reprint Carotid- intima media thickness is independently associated with cognitive decline. The INVADE study
    K Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:389-94. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between C-IMT and the development of cognitive impairment in a large population-based sample...
  14. doi request reprint The role of intima-media-thickness, ankle-brachial-index and inflammatory biochemical parameters for stroke risk prediction: a systematic review
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Benedictus Krankenhaus, Feldafing, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 19:544-e36. 2012
    ..Coinciding with a change in current understanding of atherosclerosis as an inflammatory, cross-organ disease, new parameters to assess the individual risk are emerging...
  15. ncbi request reprint Enhanced progression of early carotid atherosclerosis is related to Chlamydia pneumoniae (Taiwan acute respiratory) seropositivity
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Circulation 103:1390-5. 2001
    ..However, the relationship between Cp seropositivity and the progression of early carotid atherosclerosis is not unequivocally clarified...
  16. doi request reprint [Somatic factors in cognitive impairment]
    T Etgen
    Neurologische Klinik, Klinikum Traunstein, Cuno Niggl Strasse 3, Traunstein
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 77:72-82. 2009
    ..Knowledge and diagnosis of these somatic factors is essential in cognitive impairment, as diligent treatment may lead to improve cognitive performance and postpone the manifestation of dementia...
  17. doi request reprint Voxel-based morphometry in individual patients: a pilot study in early Huntington disease
    M Mühlau
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:539-43. 2009
    ..Here, we performed single subject analyses in 22 patients in early stages of Huntington disease (HD), a neurodegenerative disorder with a well-known and characteristic pattern of GM loss...
  18. doi request reprint Dynamics of intracranial venous flow patterns in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    K Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur Neurol 66:334-8. 2011
    ..To examine the dynamics of intracranial venous flow patterns in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Structural brain changes in tinnitus
    M Mühlau
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, D 81675 Munchen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 16:1283-8. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that reciprocal involvement of both sensory and emotional areas are essential in the generation of tinnitus...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognostic relevance of pathological sympathetic activation after acute thromboembolic stroke
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Neurology 57:833-8. 2001
    ..To evaluate the prognostic impact of early pathologic sympathetic activation after stroke...