Bodo Eckehard Strauer

Summary

Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Repair of infarcted myocardium by autologous intracoronary mononuclear bone marrow cell transplantation in humans
    Bodo E Strauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Circulation 106:1913-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [Recurrent epistaxis in a patient with aortic valve stenosis: a variant of Heyde syndrome?]
    Michael Preik
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B, Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 97:170-3. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Stem cell therapy in perspective
    Bodo E Strauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Heinrich Heine Universitaet Duesseldorf, Duessledorf, Germany
    Circulation 107:929-34. 2003
  4. pmc Impact of obstructive sleep apnea on the occurrence of restenosis after elective percutaneous coronary intervention in ischemic heart disease
    Stephan Steiner
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology University Düsseldorf, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Respir Res 9:50. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [ Update 2001. Myocarditis--cardiomyopathy]
    B E Strauer
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B, Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 96:608-25. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint [Stem cell therapy in acute myocardial infarction]
    Bodo E Strauer
    Klinik ftir Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 98:14-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Regeneration of human infarcted heart muscle by intracoronary autologous bone marrow cell transplantation in chronic coronary artery disease: the IACT Study
    Bodo E Strauer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1651-8. 2005
  8. doi request reprint The acute and long-term effects of intracoronary Stem cell Transplantation in 191 patients with chronic heARt failure: the STAR-heart study
    Bodo Eckehard Strauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:721-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Heart failiure]
    B E Strauer
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, Gebäude Nr 13 54, 40225, Dusseldorf, Deutschland
    Internist (Berl) 48:897-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Arterial hypertension: widespread disease and cardiovascular risk-factor. Third Expert Forum in Cardiology, Berlin, 22-24 July 2007]
    B E Strauer
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Internist (Berl) 48:1453-7. 2007

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Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Repair of infarcted myocardium by autologous intracoronary mononuclear bone marrow cell transplantation in humans
    Bodo E Strauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Circulation 106:1913-8. 2002
    ..For this reason, we analyzed 10 patients who were treated by intracoronary transplantation of autologous, mononuclear bone marrow cells (BMCs) in addition to standard therapy after MI...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Recurrent epistaxis in a patient with aortic valve stenosis: a variant of Heyde syndrome?]
    Michael Preik
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B, Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 97:170-3. 2002
    ..In several studies the intestinal bleedings have been attributed to angiodysplasia. Cessations of the intestinal bleedings following replacement of the aortic valve have been described by numerous reports...
  3. ncbi request reprint Stem cell therapy in perspective
    Bodo E Strauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Heinrich Heine Universitaet Duesseldorf, Duessledorf, Germany
    Circulation 107:929-34. 2003
  4. pmc Impact of obstructive sleep apnea on the occurrence of restenosis after elective percutaneous coronary intervention in ischemic heart disease
    Stephan Steiner
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology University Düsseldorf, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Respir Res 9:50. 2008
    ..However, there are no data on the course of coronary stenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with obstructive sleep apnea...
  5. ncbi request reprint [ Update 2001. Myocarditis--cardiomyopathy]
    B E Strauer
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B, Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 96:608-25. 2001
    ..This has prognostic implications and helps for the decision of a specific immunosuppressive, immunomodulatory and antiviral therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Stem cell therapy in acute myocardial infarction]
    Bodo E Strauer
    Klinik ftir Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 98:14-8. 2003
    ..The therapeutic effect may be attributed to bone marrow cell-associated myocardial regeneration and neovascularization...
  7. ncbi request reprint Regeneration of human infarcted heart muscle by intracoronary autologous bone marrow cell transplantation in chronic coronary artery disease: the IACT Study
    Bodo E Strauer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1651-8. 2005
    ..Stem cell therapy may be useful in chronic myocardial infarction (MI); this is conceivable, but not yet demonstrated in humans...
  8. doi request reprint The acute and long-term effects of intracoronary Stem cell Transplantation in 191 patients with chronic heARt failure: the STAR-heart study
    Bodo Eckehard Strauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:721-9. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Heart failiure]
    B E Strauer
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, Gebäude Nr 13 54, 40225, Dusseldorf, Deutschland
    Internist (Berl) 48:897-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Arterial hypertension: widespread disease and cardiovascular risk-factor. Third Expert Forum in Cardiology, Berlin, 22-24 July 2007]
    B E Strauer
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Internist (Berl) 48:1453-7. 2007
  11. doi request reprint The therapeutic potential of stem cells in heart disease
    B E Strauer
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Vascular Medicine, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Cell Prolif 41:126-45. 2008
    ..Further indications are non-ischemic cardiomyopathy (dilative cardiomyopathy) and heart failure due to hypertensive heart disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Transplantation of autologous adult bone marrow stem cells in patients with severe peripheral arterial occlusion disease]
    Thomas Bartsch
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:195-7. 2006
    ..For many patients with severe peripheral arterial occlusion disease (PAOD) an interventional or surgical treatment is not feasible. The regenerative potential of adult autologous mononuclear stem cells could contribute to neoangiogenesis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stem cells--clinical application and perspectives
    Michael Brehm
    Internal Clinic B, Department of Cardiology, University of Duesseldorf, Germany
    Herz 27:611-20. 2002
    ..The quest for suitable donor cells has prompted research into the use of both embryonic stem cells and adult somatic stem cells...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Effects of exercise training on mobilization of BM-CPCs and migratory capacity as well as LVEF after AMI]
    Ramazan Gökmen Turan
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:198-201. 2006
    ..In this study, the influence of physical training on the mobilization and the migratory activity of the BM-CPCs as well as on the left ventricular function (LVEF) after AMI was examined...
  15. doi request reprint The BALANCE Study: clinical benefit and long-term outcome after intracoronary autologous bone marrow cell transplantation in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Muhammad Yousef
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:2262-9. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling impairs coronary flow reserve in hypertensive patients
    Stefan Schafer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Hypertens 20:1431-7. 2002
    ..The influence of concentric remodeling on the coronary microcirculation is not known...
  17. ncbi request reprint Management of the hypertensive patient with coronary insufficiency but without atherosclerosis
    Michael Preik
    Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B, Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie, Angiologie, Dusseldorf
    Curr Opin Cardiol 18:255-9. 2003
    ..Using the knowledge of these recent results we should refine the overall management of our hypertensive patients with coronary insufficiency but without atherosclerosis...
  18. doi request reprint Accumulation of VEGFR-2+/CD133+ cells and decreased number and impaired functionality of CD34+/VEGFR-2+ cells in patients with SLE
    Petra Ebner
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:63-72. 2010
    ..Endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) have the ability to restore endothelial integrity. The aim of this study was to determine whether the number and function of EPCs are altered in SLE...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diminished coronary reserve in patients with biopsy-proven inflammatory infiltrates
    Rolf Michael Klein
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumonology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Cardiology 100:120-8. 2003
    ..We tested the hypothesis that patients with biopsy-proven inflammatory infiltrates have an impaired vasodilator capacity of the coronary microvasculation...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Rapid healing of a therapy-refractory diabetic foot after transplantation of autologous bone marrow stem cells]
    Thomas Bartsch
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:676-80. 2005
    ..In these cases the regenerative potential of adult autologous mononuclear stem cells could serve as causal therapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Enhanced mobilization of CD34(+) progenitor cells expressing cell adhesion molecules in patients with STEMI
    Michael Brehm
    Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Department of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:477-86. 2009
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint [Hypertensive microvascular disease]
    Christiana Mira Schannwell
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf
    Herz 30:26-36. 2005
    ..Beside lowering blood pressure primary therapeutic target is to reverse cardiac manifestations of arterial hypertension using specific therapeutic algorithms...
  23. doi request reprint Occurrence of coronary collateral vessels in patients with sleep apnea and total coronary occlusion
    Stephan Steiner
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology, and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Chest 137:516-20. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that OSA syndrome (OSAS) might be accompanied by an increased coronary collateral vessel (CCV) development in patients with total coronary occlusion...
  24. ncbi request reprint Autologous mononuclear stem cell transplantation in patients with peripheral occlusive arterial disease
    Thomas Bartsch
    Division of Cardiology, Pneumology, and Angiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 21:430-2. 2006
    ..We analyzed the clinical benefit of combined intraarterial and intramuscular transplantation of adult autologous mononuclear bone marrow stem cells in patients with lower-limb peripheral occlusive arterial disease...
  25. doi request reprint The sepsis-related Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) score is predictive for survival of patients admitted to the intensive care unit following allogeneic blood stem cell transplantation
    Frank Neumann
    Department of Hematology, Oncology and Clinical Immunology, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Ann Hematol 87:299-304. 2008
    ..After univariate and multivariate analysis the SOFA score discriminated survivors and non-survivors of the ICU stay. We conclude that the SOFA score is predictive for survival when applied on the day of ICU admission...
  26. ncbi request reprint HFE mutations in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Andreas Erhardt
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectiology, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:135-8. 2006
    ..The present study investigated, whether mutations of the hemochromatosis (HFE) gene might be etiologic and disease-modifying factors in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy..
  27. ncbi request reprint [The current status of noninvasive cardiac diagnosis in women with suspected coronary heart disease]
    Christiana Mira Schannwell
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik B Klinik für Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf Moorenstrasse 5 40225 Düsseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 97:513-21. 2002
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint [Therapy of acute decompensated heart failure with levosimendan]
    Karin Muller
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:119-22. 2006
    ..To determine the short-term hemodynamic and clinical effects of levosimendan, a calcium-sensitizing agent, in patients with decompensated heart failure...
  29. doi request reprint Left ventricular response to continuous positive airway pressure: role of left ventricular geometry
    Stephan Steiner
    Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Respiration 76:393-7. 2008
    ..Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) may be a useful adjunct in patients with congestive heart failure...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Chemoreflexsensitivity is reduced in obstructive sleep apnea and might be modulated by the autonomic system]
    Stephan Steiner
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:178-81. 2006
    ..Chemoreflexes are important mechanisms for regulating ventilatory and cardiovascular function, which are supposed to be influenced in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Chemoreflex sensitivity as a predictor of arrhythmia relapse in ICD recipients
    Marcus G Hennersdorf
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Medical Clinic and Policlinic B, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstr 5, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 86:169-75. 2002
    ..This prospective study should evaluate the positive predictive accuracy of this new method in patients at risk for ventricular arrhythmias...
  32. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy and diastolic dysfunction in healthy pregnant women
    Christiana M Schannwell
    Clinic of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Cardiology 97:73-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine which hemodynamic parameters change under the natural volume overload of pregnancy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation depending on the regression of left ventricular hypertrophy in arterial hypertension
    Marcus G Hennersdorf
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Hypertens Res 30:535-40. 2007
    ..This relation shows the benefits of causal antihypertensive therapy for the treatment of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Elevated serum markers of collagen degradation in patients with mild to moderate dilated cardiomyopathy
    Bodo Schwartzkopff
    Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 4:439-4. 2002
    ..In the present study, serological markers of collagen metabolism were investigated...
  35. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular diastolic function in physiologic and pathologic hypertrophy
    Christiana M Schannwell
    Clinic of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, University Hospital Duesseldorf, Germany
    Am J Hypertens 15:513-7. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to find out whether physiologic left ventricular hypertrophy induced by endurance training causes disturbances in left ventricular systolic and diastolic filling...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Hypertension and heart]
    Marcus G Hennersdorf
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:27-30. 2006
    ..Thus, the main therapeutic principle should be antihypertensive therapy with the goal of regression of hypertrophy and, as a consequence, a decreased mortality risk...
  37. ncbi request reprint Incidence and clinical outcome of iatrogenic femoral arteriovenous fistulas: implications for risk stratification and treatment
    Malte Kelm
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pulmonary Disease and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:291-7. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of arteriovenous fistulas (AVF), identify risk factors for AVF, and follow up the clinical outcome of femoral AVF...
  38. ncbi request reprint Conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation or flutter with ibutilide after amiodarone has failed
    Marcus G Hennersdorf
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology, and Angiology, Medical Clinic and Policlinic B, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 28:925-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate whether ibutilide can convert atrial fibrillation or flutter in patients in whom amiodarone has failed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Altered blood rheology in obstructive sleep apnea as a mediator of cardiovascular risk
    Stephan Steiner
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Division of Internal Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Cardiology 104:92-6. 2005
    ..Since nocturnal hypoxemia could influence parameters of blood rheology, we hypothesized that OSA alters blood rheology independent of other cardiovascular risk factors...
  40. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of sudden cardiac arrest survivors and electrophysiologically guided antiarrhythmic therapy
    Marcus G Hennersdorf
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Cardiology 99:190-7. 2003
    ..In the secondary prevention of sudden cardiac death, ICD should be the first choice of antiarrhythmic therapy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Stem cell therapy in postinfarction chronic coronary heart disease
    Michael Brehm
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:S101-4. 2006
    ..These results show that functional and metabolic regeneration of infarcted and chronically avital tissue can be achieved in humans using transplantation of bone-marrow-derived cells...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Regression of left ventricular hypertrophy in hypertensive heart disease]
    Marcus Günter Hennersdorf
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Herz 28:764-78. 2003
    ..These therapeutic desiderates are also pertinent for hypertensive heart disease in the prehypertrophic state, as in juvenile hypertension...
  43. ncbi request reprint Parameters of left ventricular diastolic function 48 hours after coronary angioplasty and stent implantation
    Christiana M Schannwell
    Clinic of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Invasive Cardiol 15:326-33. 2003
    ..This study was designed to determine whether stenting leads to greater changes in measures of diastolic dysfunction than plain angioplasty alone...
  44. ncbi request reprint Sudden death is associated with a widened paced QRS complex in noncoronary cardiac disease
    Per Otto Schueller
    Department of Cardiology, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 15:125-30. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the duration of the surface QRS complex at short coupling intervals of extrastimuli as a new indicator for major arrhythmic events...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Chronic inflammatory bowel disease and cardiovascular complications]
    Philipp Rellecke
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pulmologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:56-60. 2006
    ..Systematic studies or investigations concerning the epidemiology of the cardiovascular complications are still lacking, so that an overview about the published data is given...
  46. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on incidence and risk factors of arteriovenous fistulae following transfemoral cardiac catheterization
    Stefan Martin Perings
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Angiology and Pulmonary Disease, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 88:223-8. 2003
    ..Precise knowledge of possible factors predisposing for acquisition of iatrogenic AV-fistulae could enable cardiologists to perform a risk stratification for cardiac patients prior to catheterization...
  47. ncbi request reprint Detection of enteroviral RNA (poliovirus types 1 and 3) in endomyocardial biopsies from patients with ventricular tachycardia and survivors of sudden cardiac death
    Rolf Michael Klein
    Division of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:746-52. 2002
    ..In summary, these findings raise the possibility that enteroviruses, such as poliovirus types 1 and 3, may be involved in the pathogenesis of ventricular tachycardia and sudden cardiac death...
  48. ncbi request reprint Coronary flow reserve measurements in hypertension
    Malte Kelm
    Division of Cardiology, Pneumology, and Angiology, Department of Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Med Clin North Am 88:99-113. 2004
    ..Treatment of microvascular disease may be followed-up by these new noninvasive diagnostic approaches in future and also, at present, by monitoring ST-segment depression...
  49. ncbi request reprint Enlarged effects of adenosine in a septic patient with multiple myeloma and atrial flutter
    Stefan Dierkes
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, Medical Clinic and Policlinic B, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Acta Cardiol 58:363-6. 2003
    ..Repeated nonsustained polymorphic ventricular tachycardias followed and after about 90 seconds sinus rhythm was restored...
  50. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of paradoxical platelet activation by glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors
    Artur Aron Weber
    Institut fur Pharmakologie und Klinische Pharmakologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, D 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Thromb Res 106:25-9. 2002
    ..It is concluded that paradoxical platelet activation by abciximab is a rare (<2%) phenomenon. HPA-1 b/b genotype might be a contributing factor but clearly does not predict platelet activation by GP IIb/IIIa inhibitors...
  51. pmc Evidence for in vivo transport of bioactive nitric oxide in human plasma
    Tienush Rassaf
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pulmonary Diseases and Angiology, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Invest 109:1241-8. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that NO can be transported in bioactive form for significant distances along the vascular bed. Both free NO and plasma nitroso species contribute to the dilation of the downstream vasculature...
  52. ncbi request reprint Ivabradine as an alternative therapeutic trial in the therapy of inappropriate sinus tachycardia: a case report
    Volker Schulze
    Klinik fur Kardiologie, Pneumologie und Angiologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Deutschland
    Cardiology 110:206-8. 2008
    ..We report the case of a young female patient with inappropriate sinus tachycardia where a sustained therapeutic success was achieved with ivabradine medication as an alternative therapeutic trial after various ineffective medications...
  53. ncbi request reprint Reduction of peripheral flow reserve impairs endothelial function in conduit arteries of patients with essential hypertension
    Thomas Lauer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Pulmonary Diseases and Angiology, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    J Hypertens 23:563-9. 2005
    ..Hypertension is associated with structural alterations in the microcirculation and a reduced endothelium-dependent dilation in conduit arteries. Both have been demonstrated to predict future cardiovascular events...
  54. ncbi request reprint No evidence for an influence of the human platelet antigen-1 polymorphism on the antiplatelet effects of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors
    Artur Aron Weber
    Institut fur Pharmakologie und Klinische Pharmakologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Pharmacogenetics 12:581-3. 2002
    ..Thus, the present study does not provide evidence for an effect of HPA-1 polymorphism on the inter-individual variability in the platelet inhibitory effects of the three GPIIb/IIIa inhibitors approved for clinical use...
  55. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous resistive arteries and coronary conductance
    Bodo E Strauer
    J Hypertens 21:505-6. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Impact of intracoronary cell therapy on left ventricular function in the setting of acute myocardial infarction: a collaborative systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    Michael J Lipinski
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1761-7. 2007
    ..We aimed to perform a meta-analysis of clinical trials on intracoronary cell therapy after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Obesity and hypertension in coronary heart disease: two independent PRIMErs?
    Malte Kelm
    J Hypertens 21:475-6. 2003