Frank Weber

Summary

Affiliation: Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of right-to-left shunts in active fighter pilots
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, P O Box 1264 KFL, D 82242 Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:135-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The progression of carotid intima-media thickness in healthy men
    Frank Weber
    Neurologie, Flugmedizinisches Institut der Luftwaffe, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:472-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidental findings in magnetic resonance imaging of the brains of healthy young men
    Frank Weber
    Department of Neurology of the German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, PO Box 1264 KFL, D 82242 Fuerstenfeldbruck, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 240:81-4. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cranial MRI as a screening tool: findings in 1,772 military pilot applicants
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:158-61. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint PET scans and traumatic brain injuries: a brief comment
    Frank Weber
    Department of Neurology, German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Fuerstenfeldbruck
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:1083. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Medical risk factors in fatal military aviation crashes: a case-control study
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:560-3. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Routine electroencephalograms of pilots later killed in crashes: a case-control study
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, Fürstenfeldbruck
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1114-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Axonal neuropathy in chronic peripheral arterial occlusive disease
    Frank Weber
    Military Hospital Ulm Donau, Oberer Eselsberg 40, D 89070 Ulm, Germany
    Muscle Nerve 26:471-6. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in healthy men
    Frank Weber
    Department of Neurology, German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Neurology 59:524-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Elevated bilirubin and visual perception in pilots
    Hans Peter Goerres
    Division of Clinical Medicine, Department of Neurology, German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Fuerstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:278-80. 2003

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of right-to-left shunts in active fighter pilots
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, P O Box 1264 KFL, D 82242 Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:135-6. 2007
    ..The objective of the study is to describe the prevalence of PFO and of possible subsequent brain lesions in active military fighter pilots...
  2. doi request reprint The progression of carotid intima-media thickness in healthy men
    Frank Weber
    Neurologie, Flugmedizinisches Institut der Luftwaffe, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:472-8. 2009
    ..The study aim was to evaluate segment-specific IMT progression rates and their relationship to vascular risk factors compared with baseline measurements in a healthy population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidental findings in magnetic resonance imaging of the brains of healthy young men
    Frank Weber
    Department of Neurology of the German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, PO Box 1264 KFL, D 82242 Fuerstenfeldbruck, Germany
    J Neurol Sci 240:81-4. 2006
    ..To determine the frequency of serious intracranial abnormalities in a healthy young male population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cranial MRI as a screening tool: findings in 1,772 military pilot applicants
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:158-61. 2004
    ..Type and frequencies of abnormalities and aeromedical consequences are described...
  5. ncbi request reprint PET scans and traumatic brain injuries: a brief comment
    Frank Weber
    Department of Neurology, German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Fuerstenfeldbruck
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:1083. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Medical risk factors in fatal military aviation crashes: a case-control study
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:560-3. 2003
    ..This case-control study was done to ascertain whether, among German military pilots, differences exist in the results of periodic medical examinations that were associated with a higher odds of being involved in a fatal aircraft mishap...
  7. ncbi request reprint Routine electroencephalograms of pilots later killed in crashes: a case-control study
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, Fürstenfeldbruck
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1114-6. 2002
    ..We evaluated the use of periodic repetition of the EEG--after an initial EEG screening-in healthy, fully-licensed pilots to identify risk factors for fatal air crashes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Axonal neuropathy in chronic peripheral arterial occlusive disease
    Frank Weber
    Military Hospital Ulm Donau, Oberer Eselsberg 40, D 89070 Ulm, Germany
    Muscle Nerve 26:471-6. 2002
    ..Therefore we concluded that chronic peripheral arterial occlusive disease causes axonal degeneration, resulting in axonal polyneuropathy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for subclinical carotid atherosclerosis in healthy men
    Frank Weber
    Department of Neurology, German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Neurology 59:524-8. 2002
    ..Cross-sectional studies have been helpful in establishing determinants of IMT, but the long-term relationship between cardiovascular risk factors and subclinical atherosclerosis in a low-risk population has not been thoroughly evaluated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Elevated bilirubin and visual perception in pilots
    Hans Peter Goerres
    Division of Clinical Medicine, Department of Neurology, German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Fuerstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:278-80. 2003
    ..It was suspected that an increase of bilirubin beyond 20.52 micromol x L(-1) could disturb visual perception...
  11. ncbi request reprint The endogenous pentapeptide QYNAD induces acute conduction block in the isolated rat sciatic nerve
    Frank Weber
    German Air Force Institute of Aviation Medicine, Department of Neurology, P O Box 1264 KFL, 82242 Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 317:33-6. 2002
    ..Wash-out reverses the changes in part. This suggests that QYNAD may indeed contribute to the fast symptom changes in MS and related diseases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intentional occlusion of the left subclavian artery during stent-graft implantation in the thoracic aorta: risk and relevance
    Tim C Rehders
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Rostock, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 11:659-66. 2004
    ..To examine the clinical consequences and/or potential need for postinterventional transposition after stent-graft occlusion of the left subclavian artery (LSA)...
  13. ncbi request reprint A vital issue in clinical aviation medicine
    Frank Weber
    Occup Med (Lond) 53:293. 2003
  14. doi request reprint A comparison in adolescents of composite auditory evoked potential index and bispectral index during propofol-remifentanil anesthesia for scoliosis surgery with intraoperative wake-up test
    Heleen J Blussé van Oud-Alblas
    Department of Anesthesiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesth Analg 107:1683-8. 2008
    ..Postoperative explicit recall was also evaluated...
  15. doi request reprint Comparison of bispectral index and composite auditory evoked potential index for monitoring depth of hypnosis in children
    Heleen J Blussé van Oud-Alblas
    Department of Anesthesiology, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesthesiology 108:851-7. 2008
    ..The performance and reliability of BIS and cAAI in distinguishing different hypnotic states in children, as evaluated with the University of Michigan Sedation Scale, were compared...
  16. doi request reprint Extremely low preanesthetic BIS values in two children with West syndrome and lissencephaly
    Abraham J Valkenburg
    Paediatr Anaesth 18:446-8. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of acute ST Elevation myocardial infarction in a regional network ("Drip & Ship Network Rostock")]
    Henrik Schneider
    Herz 32:635-40. 2007
    ..Efficient network logistics with transportation for PPCI in acute STEMI ensure both safety and outcome profiles similar to patients treated by PCI in metropolitan areas...
  18. ncbi request reprint Microenvironmental genomic alterations and clinicopathological behavior in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Frank Weber
    Genomic Medicine Institute and Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    JAMA 297:187-95. 2007
    ..Therefore, the apparently nonmalignant stroma surrounding the tumor epithelium can acquire genomic alterations and contribute to cancer initiation and progression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Treatment with (90)Y- and (177)Lu-DOTATOC in patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Andrea Frilling
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Surgery 140:968-76; discussion 976-7. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to present clinical experience with (90)Y- and (177)Lu-DOTATOC therapy in the management of NET...
  20. ncbi request reprint Acute and long-term results of bifurcation stenting (from the Coroflex Registry)
    Sascha Rux
    ukb Academic Teaching Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 98:1214-7. 2006
    ..The total 6-month MACE rate was 22%. In conclusion, successful bifurcation stenting with a low MACE rate is possible in most patients using a simplified approach with a dedicated high-end bare metal stent...
  21. ncbi request reprint Transrectal Doppler sonography of uterine and umbilical blood flow during pregnancy in mares
    Heinrich Bollwein
    Department of Animal Reproduction, Veterinary College, University of Munich, Königinstr 12, 80539 Munich, Germany
    Theriogenology 61:499-509. 2004
    ..763-0.071x+0.001x2. Further studies are needed to determine whether transrectal color Doppler sonography could be used to identify mares at risk of abortion...
  22. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for patients with metastatic endocrine tumors: single-center experience with 15 patients
    Andrea Frilling
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 12:1089-96. 2006
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  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Alaris Auditory Evoked Potential Index as an indicator of anesthetic depth in preschool children during induction of anesthesia with sevoflurane and remifentanil
    Frank Weber
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Anesthesiology 101:294-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of the AAI during induction of anesthesia with sevoflurane and remifentanil in pediatric patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint The correlation of the Narcotrend Index with endtidal sevoflurane concentrations and hemodynamic parameters in children
    Frank Weber
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Paediatr Anaesth 15:727-32. 2005
    ..The Narcotrend Index (NI) of anesthetic depth is potentially a pharmacodynamic measure of the effects of sevoflurane on the brain...
  25. ncbi request reprint The impact of acoustic stimulation on the AEP monitor/2 derived composite auditory evoked potential index under awake and anesthetized conditions
    Frank Weber
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Regensburg, Germany
    Anesth Analg 101:435-9, table of contents. 2005
    ..We demonstrate that, though significantly different under AEP-derived or EEG-derived conditions, AAI values remain within the range indicating the patient's actual hypnotic state as given by the manufacturer of the device...
  26. ncbi request reprint Narcotrend depth of anesthesia monitoring in infants and children
    Frank Weber
    Can J Anaesth 51:855-6. 2004
  27. ncbi request reprint Interventional closure with Amplatzer PFO occluder of patent foramen ovale in patients with paradoxical cerebral embolism
    Tushar Chatterjee
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Interv Cardiol 18:173-9. 2005
    ..Percutaneous closure is associated with a high success rate, low incidence of hospital complications, and freedom of cerebral ischemia events...
  28. ncbi request reprint The correlation of the Narcotrend Index and classical electroencephalographic parameters with endtidal desflurane concentrations and hemodynamic parameters in different age groups
    Frank Weber
    Department of Anaesthesia, University of Regensburg, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    Paediatr Anaesth 15:378-84. 2005
    ..The Narcotrend Index (NI) for assessment of depth of anesthesia by analysis of the electroencephalogram (EEG), is potentially a pharmacodynamic measure of the effects of desflurane on the brain...
  29. ncbi request reprint Importance of adrenal incidentaloma in patients with a history of malignancy
    Andrea Frilling
    Departments of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Surgery 136:1289-96. 2004
    ..This study was carried out to determine whether imaging techniques can discriminate between a malignant and a benign adrenal tumor and subsequently select candidates for adrenal surgery...
  30. ncbi request reprint Pumpless extracorporeal lung assist (pECLA) in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome and severe brain injury
    Thomas Bein
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Regensburg Hospital, 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    J Trauma 58:1294-7. 2005
    ..A retrospective analysis was performed to estimate the practicability of a pumpless extracorporeal lung assist system (pECLA) in trauma patients suffering from severe brain injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)...