Christian Jung


Affiliation: Friedrich Schiller University
Country: Germany


  1. Jung C, Rödiger C, Fritzenwanger M, Schumm J, Lauten A, Figulla H, et al. Acute microflow changes after stop and restart of intra-aortic balloon pump in cardiogenic shock. Clin Res Cardiol. 2009;98:469-75 pubmed publisher
    ..In this setting we found that IABP therapy improves sublingual microflow. Future studies should investigate Cardiac Perfusion Index under such conditions with respect to clinical decision making. ..
  2. Jung C, Ferrari M, Rödiger C, Bahrmann P, Goebel B, Lauten A, et al. [Bedside visualization of altered microflow in autoimmune hemolysis by sidestream dark-field technology]. Med Klin (Munich). 2008;103:447-9 pubmed publisher
  3. Rohm I, Schaarschmidt M, Figulla H, Lichtenauer M, Goebel B, Franz M, et al. Effect of a weight loss program in obese adolescents; a long-term follow-up. Nutr Hosp. 2014;30:267-74 pubmed publisher
    ..El programa de pérdida de peso de 6 semanas tuvo efectos beneficiosos a corto plazo en el peso corporal, IMC y en el IMC-SDS en adolescentes obesos, pero estos efectos no se pudieron mantener hasta el seguimiento a los 36 meses. ..
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    Jung C, Franz M, Figulla H, Sonntag S, Hug M, Mudra H, et al. Percutaneous extracorporeal life support in patients with circulatory failure: results of the German Lifebridge Registry. J Invasive Cardiol. 2015;27:93-7 pubmed
    ..Elective use of Lifebridge was feasible and safe without major side effects. In the emergency setting, mortality rates were high; however, stabilization of the selected patients was safe and feasible. ..
  5. Jung C, Fuernau G, de Waha S, Eitel I, Desch S, Schuler G, et al. Intraaortic balloon counterpulsation and microcirculation in cardiogenic shock complicating myocardial infarction: an IABP-SHOCK II substudy. Clin Res Cardiol. 2015;104:679-87 pubmed publisher
    ..05 for all). In patients with CS, there is no effect of IABP treatment on microvascular perfusion. Parameters of the microcirculation might be helpful to identify high risk patients. ..
  6. Bannier K, Lichtenauer M, Franz M, Fritzenwanger M, Kabisch B, Figulla H, et al. Impact of diabetes mellitus and its complications: survival and quality-of-life in critically ill patients. J Diabetes Complications. 2015;29:1130-5 pubmed publisher
    ..However, once comorbidities associated with diabetes occurred, the survival rate of patients with comorbidities associated with hyperglycemia was significantly reduced. ..
  7. Jung C, Janssen K, Kaluza M, Fuernau G, Poerner T, Fritzenwanger M, et al. Outcome predictors in cardiopulmonary resuscitation facilitated by extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Clin Res Cardiol. 2016;105:196-205 pubmed publisher
    ..001, log-rank test]. ECPR represents a treatment option in patients without ROSC after conventional CPR rescuing 15 % of patients with good neurological outcome. Serum lactate may play a crucial role in patient selection for ECPR. ..
  8. Jung C, Schlosser M, Figulla H, Ferrari M. Providing macro- and microcirculatory support with the Lifebridge System during high-risk PCI in cardiogenic shock. Heart Lung Circ. 2009;18:296-8 pubmed publisher
    ..During the procedure we evaluated the macro- and microcirculation. The complex procedure succeeded with a flow of 2-2.5l providing both adequate macro- and microcirculation. ..
  9. Jung C, Fischer N, Fritzenwanger M, Pernow J, Brehm B, Figulla H. Association of waist circumference, traditional cardiovascular risk factors, and stromal-derived factor-1 in adolescents. Pediatr Diabetes. 2009;10:329-35 pubmed publisher
    ..WC and BMI-SDS predict various alterations of traditional and new cardiovascular risk factors. SDF-1 might be a new marker for diagnosis of obesity-related diseases and help understand pathophysiologic mechanisms. ..

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    Jung C, Ferrari M, Gradinger R, Fritzenwanger M, Pfeifer R, Schlosser M, et al. Evaluation of the microcirculation during extracorporeal membrane-oxygenation. Clin Hemorheol Microcirc. 2008;40:311-4 pubmed
    ..It is rapidly implementable, can be used in vivo, and no invasive probes are required. ..
  2. Jung C, Ferrari M, Rödiger C, Fritzenwanger M, Goebel B, Lauten A, et al. Evaluation of the sublingual microcirculation in cardiogenic shock. Clin Hemorheol Microcirc. 2009;42:141-8 pubmed publisher
    ..On-line evaluation of microcirculation in vivo may be a valid tool for optimizing therapeutic measures in high risk patients. Additional online material may be found at: ..
  3. Jung C, Gerdes N, Fritzenwanger M, Figulla H. Circulating levels of interleukin-1 family cytokines in overweight adolescents. Mediators Inflamm. 2010;2010:958403 pubmed publisher
    ..Since IL-18 is involved in the pathogenesis of different cardiovascular diseases, we conclude that IL-18 may represent a link between obesity and related co-morbidities in children and adolescents. ..