Franz Josef Neumann

Summary

Affiliation: Herz-Zentrum Bad Krozingen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint One-year outcomes of patients with the zotarolimus-eluting coronary stent: RESOLUTE International Registry
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    EuroIntervention 7:1181-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint [Drug therapy of unstable angina pectoris]
    F J Neumann
    1 Medizinische Klinik, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, 78189 Bad Krozingen
    Internist (Berl) 43:112-20. 2002
  3. doi request reprint [Coronary artery stenosis 2008: what are the indications for stent implantation and what kind of stent?]
    F J Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:583. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Does abciximab provide long-term benefit for patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with stents?
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:190-1. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of prolonged antithrombotic pretreatment ("cooling-off" strategy) before intervention in patients with unstable coronary syndromes: a randomized controlled trial
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Medizinische Klinik, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    JAMA 290:1593-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of sirolimus-eluting stents in the treatment of restenosis after coronary stent placement
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 111:2107-11. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Impact of cytochrome P450 2C19 loss-of-function polymorphism and of major demographic characteristics on residual platelet function after loading and maintenance treatment with clopidogrel in patients undergoing elective coronary stent placement
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2427-34. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Primary use of sirolimus-eluting stents in the infrapopliteal arteries
    Aljoscha Rastan
    Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 17:480-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Bivalirudin versus unfractionated heparin during percutaneous coronary intervention
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    N Engl J Med 359:688-96. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Bivalirudin versus heparin plus a glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor in patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention after clopidogrel pretreatment: pooled analysis from the ACUITY and ISAR-REACT
    Gjin Ndrepepa
    Cardiology Department, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 5:705-12. 2012

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Publications113 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint One-year outcomes of patients with the zotarolimus-eluting coronary stent: RESOLUTE International Registry
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    EuroIntervention 7:1181-8. 2012
    ..To provide clinical outcome data from everyday practice for the new generation Resolute zotarolimus-eluting stent (R-ZES)...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Drug therapy of unstable angina pectoris]
    F J Neumann
    1 Medizinische Klinik, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, 78189 Bad Krozingen
    Internist (Berl) 43:112-20. 2002
  3. doi request reprint [Coronary artery stenosis 2008: what are the indications for stent implantation and what kind of stent?]
    F J Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:583. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Does abciximab provide long-term benefit for patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with stents?
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 3:190-1. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of prolonged antithrombotic pretreatment ("cooling-off" strategy) before intervention in patients with unstable coronary syndromes: a randomized controlled trial
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Medizinische Klinik, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    JAMA 290:1593-9. 2003
    ..In unstable coronary syndromes, catheter intervention is frequently preceded by antithrombotic treatment to reduce periprocedural risk; however, evidence from clinical trials to support antithrombotic pretreatment is sparse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of sirolimus-eluting stents in the treatment of restenosis after coronary stent placement
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 111:2107-11. 2005
    ..This study sought to assess the effectiveness and safety of the sirolimus-eluting stent in the treatment of in-stent restenosis...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of cytochrome P450 2C19 loss-of-function polymorphism and of major demographic characteristics on residual platelet function after loading and maintenance treatment with clopidogrel in patients undergoing elective coronary stent placement
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2427-34. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the relative impact of demographic and clinical variables versus the cytochrome P450 2C19 (CYP2C19) polymorphism on antiplatelet effects of clopidogrel...
  8. doi request reprint Primary use of sirolimus-eluting stents in the infrapopliteal arteries
    Aljoscha Rastan
    Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 17:480-7. 2010
    ..To report 12-month outcomes following application of sirolimus-eluting stents (SES) in infrapopliteal arteries in patients with chronic limb ischemia...
  9. doi request reprint Bivalirudin versus unfractionated heparin during percutaneous coronary intervention
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    N Engl J Med 359:688-96. 2008
    ..Whether bivalirudin is superior to unfractionated heparin in patients with stable or unstable angina who undergo percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) after pretreatment with clopidogrel is unknown...
  10. doi request reprint Bivalirudin versus heparin plus a glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor in patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention after clopidogrel pretreatment: pooled analysis from the ACUITY and ISAR-REACT
    Gjin Ndrepepa
    Cardiology Department, Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 5:705-12. 2012
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Two-year results after directional atherectomy of infrapopliteal arteries with the SilverHawk device
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 14:232-40. 2007
    ..To report the 12- and 24-month results after directional atherectomy (DA) of below-the-knee (BTK) arterial lesions with the SilverHawk device...
  12. ncbi request reprint Abciximab in patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention after clopidogrel pretreatment: the ISAR-REACT 2 randomized trial
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    JAMA 295:1531-8. 2006
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Abciximab and heparin versus bivalirudin for non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    N Engl J Med 365:1980-9. 2011
    ..We compared the two treatments in this patient population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stent angioplasty of severe atherosclerotic ostial renal artery stenosis in patients with diabetes mellitus and nephrosclerosis
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 58:510-5. 2003
    ..Stent angioplasty of ARAS offers favorable acute and long-term clinical results for the preservation of the renal function and for blood pressure control in patients with diabetes mellitus and nephrosclerosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and long-term mortality after non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome treated with a very early invasive strategy in 1042 consecutive patients
    Christian Mueller
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 105:1412-5. 2002
    ..This study sought to evaluate the predictive value of C-reactive protein (CRP) on long-term mortality in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTACS) that were treated with a very early aggressive revascularization strategy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predictors of improved renal function after percutaneous stent-supported angioplasty of severe atherosclerotic ostial renal artery stenosis
    Thomas Zeller
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, D 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 108:2244-9. 2003
    ..In this prospective study, we investigated predictors for improvement of renal function and blood pressure after renal artery stent placement...
  17. doi request reprint Retrograde transpopliteal recanalization of chronic superficial femoral artery occlusion after failed re-entry during antegrade subintimal angioplasty
    Elias Noory
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 16:619-23. 2009
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Clopidogrel therapy in patients undergoing coronary stenting: value of a high-loading-dose regimen
    Jürgen Pache
    Deutsches Herzzentrum and 1 Medizinische Klinik rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 55:436-41. 2002
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint A clinical trial of abciximab in elective percutaneous coronary intervention after pretreatment with clopidogrel
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Munich, Germany
    N Engl J Med 350:232-8. 2004
    ..Whether the glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor abciximab is beneficial in patients undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention after pretreatment with clopidogrel is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Platelet activation and myocardial necrosis in patients undergoing radiofrequency and cryoablation of isthmus-dependent atrial flutter
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Suedring 15, 79189, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Europace 9:490-5. 2007
    ..Due to the delayed occurrence of cryolesions it is currently unknown, if cryoenergy and RF energy are associated with similar platelet activation and myocardial necrosis in the days after the procedure...
  21. doi request reprint Bivalirudin vs. unfractionated heparin during percutaneous coronary interventions in patients with stable and unstable angina pectoris: 1-year results of the ISAR-REACT 3 trial
    Stefanie Schulz
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Eur Heart J 31:582-7. 2010
    ..The objective of the present analysis was to assess the impact of bivalirudin vs. heparin on 1-year outcomes in ISAR-REACT 3...
  22. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous peripheral atherectomy of femoropopliteal stenoses using a new-generation device: six-month results from a single-center experience
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 11:676-85. 2004
    ..To report the early and 6-month results after atherectomy of femoropopliteal lesions using a new atherectomy device compatible with a 7-F sheath...
  23. doi request reprint Drug-coated balloon angioplasty after directional atherectomy improves outcome in restenotic femoropopliteal arteries
    Sebastian Sixt
    Department of Angiology, Heart Center, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Vasc Surg 58:682-6. 2013
    ..Directional atherectomy alone did not result in satisfactory long-term patency rates. The outcome might be improved in conjunction with drug-coated balloon angioplasty...
  24. ncbi request reprint Long-term results after directional atherectomy of femoro-popliteal lesions
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1573-8. 2006
    ..Our objective in this research was the evaluation of the long-term results after directional atherectomy using the Silverhawk device (FoxHollow Technologies, Redwood City, California) of femoro-popliteal lesions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Midterm results after atherectomy-assisted angioplasty of below-knee arteries with use of the Silverhawk device
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Heart Center Bad Krozingen, D 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1391-7. 2004
    ..Prospective evaluation of the 3- and 6-month results after atherectomy of below-knee arterial lesions with a reference diameter of at least 2.0 mm with use of the Silverhawk device...
  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment of reoccurring instent restenosis following reintervention after stent-supported renal artery angioplasty
    Thomas Zeller
    Department Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 70:296-300. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Sex and effect of abciximab in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with percutaneous coronary interventions: results from Intracoronary Stenting and Antithrombotic Regimen: Rapid Early Action for Coronary Treatment 2 trial
    Julinda Mehilli
    Deutsches Herzzentrum Technische Universität, Munich, Germany
    Am Heart J 154:158.e1-7. 2007
    ..It is not known whether there exists a sex-dependent difference in the clinical benefit of abciximab in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) undergoing a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Time dependence of platelet inhibition after a 600-mg loading dose of clopidogrel in a large, unselected cohort of candidates for percutaneous coronary intervention
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 111:2560-4. 2005
    ..To shorten the time for clopidogrel to become effective, a 600-mg loading dose has been used. We sought to validate this regimen in a large cohort and investigated the time dependence of the antiplatelet effect of 600 mg of clopidogrel...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impact of the degree of peri-interventional platelet inhibition after loading with clopidogrel on early clinical outcome of elective coronary stent placement
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1742-50. 2006
    ..Our prospective study tested the hypothesis that the 30-day clinical outcome of elective percutaneous catheter intervention (PCI) differs between strata defined by quartiles of platelet aggregation after loading with 600 mg clopidogrel...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of carbon coating on the restenosis rate after stenting of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 12:605-11. 2005
    ..To investigate the impact of carbofilm coating and low-profile rapid exchange stent devices on the restenosis rate after stent-angioplasty of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis (RAS)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Technological advances in the design of catheters and devices used in renal artery interventions: impact on complications
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 10:1006-14. 2003
    ..To analyze the impact of technical improvements in stent devices and guiding catheters (e.g., reduced device diameter, increased flexibility) on the complication rates associated with percutaneous renal artery interventions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Regression of left ventricular hypertrophy following stenting of renal artery stenosis
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 14:189-97. 2007
    ..To determine if angioplasty of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis, which reduces the activation of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS), may lead to regression of left ventricular hypertrophy...
  33. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of percutaneous catheter intervention for de novo coronary bifurcation lesions with drug-eluting stents or bare-metal stents
    Miroslaw Ferenc
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Am Heart J 159:454-61. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the long-term risks and benefits of drug-eluting stents (DESs) compared with bare-metal stents (BMSs) for treatment of coronary bifurcation lesions...
  34. doi request reprint Bleeding after percutaneous coronary intervention with Bivalirudin or unfractionated Heparin and one-year mortality
    Gjin Ndrepepa
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 105:163-7. 2010
    ..10). In conclusion, these data suggest that in patients with negative biomarkers undergoing PCI, bivalirudin decreases bleeding after PCI compared to UFH, without affecting 1-year mortality in those who had bled...
  35. ncbi request reprint Randomized evaluation of the effects of filter-based distal protection on myocardial perfusion and infarct size after primary percutaneous catheter intervention in myocardial infarction with and without ST-segment elevation
    Michael Gick
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 112:1462-9. 2005
    ..Our randomized trial investigated whether distal protection with a filter device can improve microvascular perfusion and reduce infarct size after primary percutaneous catheter intervention...
  36. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of clopidogrel and aspirin versus ticlopidine and aspirin after the placement of coronary artery stents
    Christian Mueller
    Bad Krozingen Heart Center, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:969-73. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare clopidogrel and ticlopidine after coronary stenting with regard to cardiovascular death during long-term follow-up...
  37. ncbi request reprint Survival after stenting of severe atherosclerotic ostial renal artery stenoses
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 10:539-45. 2003
    ..To examine long-term survival after angioplasty and stenting of atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis (RAS)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Troponin level and efficacy of abciximab in patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing early intervention after clopidogrel pretreatment
    Raisuke Iijima
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Lazarettstr 36, 80636, Munich, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:160-8. 2008
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Sex-related effectiveness of bivalirudin versus abciximab and heparin in non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Julinda Mehilli
    Klinikum der Universitaet Munich, Munich, Germany
    Am Heart J 165:537-43. 2013
    ..Bivalirudin is safer than abciximab plus heparin in patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI). Thus, a greater benefit of bivalirudin in women would be expected...
  40. doi request reprint Paclitaxel-eluting balloons, paclitaxel-eluting stents, and balloon angioplasty in patients with restenosis after implantation of a drug-eluting stent (ISAR-DESIRE 3): a randomised, open-label trial
    Robert A Byrne
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Lancet 381:461-7. 2013
    ..We investigated the efficacy of paclitaxel-eluting balloons (PEB), paclitaxel-eluting stents (PES), and balloon angioplasty in these patients...
  41. doi request reprint Sirolimus-eluting stents for treatment of infrapopliteal arteries reduce clinical event rate compared to bare-metal stents: long-term results from a randomized trial
    Aljoscha Rastan
    Angiologie, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:587-91. 2012
    ..The study investigated the long-term clinical impact of sirolimus-eluting stents (SES) in comparison with bare-metal stents (BMS) in treatment of focal infrapopliteal lesions...
  42. doi request reprint Periprocedural bleeding and 1-year outcome after percutaneous coronary interventions: appropriateness of including bleeding as a component of a quadruple end point
    Gjin Ndrepepa
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:690-7. 2008
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Rationale and design of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of 6 versus 12 months clopidogrel therapy after implantation of a drug-eluting stent: The Intracoronary Stenting and Antithrombotic Regimen: Safety And EFficacy of 6 Months Dual
    Robert A Byrne
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Am Heart J 157:620-4.e2. 2009
    ..In fact, the corroboration of an increased rate of late thrombotic events remains outstanding, and these clinical practice guidelines are limited by an inadequate evidence base on which to ground their recommendations...
  44. doi request reprint Impact of cytochrome P450 3A4-metabolized statins on the antiplatelet effect of a 600-mg loading dose clopidogrel and on clinical outcome in patients undergoing elective coronary stent placement
    Dietmar Trenk
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Suedring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Thromb Haemost 99:174-81. 2008
    ..645). Thus, peri-interventional atorvastatin and simvastatin had no effect on the antiplatelet activity of a loading dose of clopidogrel 600 mg and did not affect clinical outcome after PCI...
  45. doi request reprint Cryoballoon pulmonary vein isolation guided by transesophageal echocardiography: novel aspects on an emerging ablation technique
    Claudia Herrera Siklody
    Department of Electrophysiology, Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:1197-202. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that PV mechanical occlusion monitored with TEE could predict effective electrical isolation...
  46. ncbi request reprint Stent-supported angioplasty of severe atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis preserves renal function and improves blood pressure control: long-term results from a prospective registry of 456 lesions
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Bad Krozingen Heart Center, Südring 15, D 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 11:95-106. 2004
    ..To report a prospective study evaluating the long-term impact of stent-supported angioplasty on renal function and blood pressure control...
  47. doi request reprint Sirolimus-eluting stents vs. bare-metal stents for treatment of focal lesions in infrapopliteal arteries: a double-blind, multi-centre, randomized clinical trial
    Aljoscha Rastan
    Abteilung Angiologie, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 32:2274-81. 2011
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of quantitative troponin T measurements in unstable angina/non-ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction treated early and predominantly with percutaneous coronary intervention
    Christian Mueller
    Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Am J Med 117:897-902. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of baseline cardiac troponin T measurements on in-hospital and long-term outcomes in patients with unstable angina/non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction who are treated with an early invasive strategy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Women do have an improved long-term outcome after non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes treated very early and predominantly with percutaneous coronary intervention: a prospective study in 1,450 consecutive patients
    Christian Mueller
    Bad Krozingen Heart Center, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:245-50. 2002
    ..This study sought to assess gender-based differences in long-term outcome after very early aggressive revascularization for non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTACS)...
  50. doi request reprint Longitudinal compression of the platinum-chromium everolimus-eluting stent during coronary implantation: predisposing mechanical properties, incidence, and predictors in a large patient cohort
    Gregor Leibundgut
    Klinik für Kardiologie und Angiologie II, Unversitäts Herzzentrum Freiburg Bad Krozingen, Suedring 15, 79189, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 81:E206-14. 2013
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Small or large isolation areas around the pulmonary veins for the treatment of atrial fibrillation? Results from a prospective randomized study
    Thomas Arentz
    Herz Zentrum, Abteilung Rhythmologie, Südring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 115:3057-63. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that isolation of large areas around both ipsilateral PVs with verification of conduction block is more effective than the isolation of each individual PV...
  52. ncbi request reprint Treatment of instent restenosis following stent-supported renal artery angioplasty
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 70:454-9. 2007
    ..We prospectively studied the long-term outcome of endovascular treatment of instent renal artery stenosis (IRAS)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Early experience with a rotational thrombectomy device for treatment of acute and subacute infra-aortic arterial occlusions
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 10:322-31. 2003
    ..To evaluate a rotational thrombectomy device in the treatment of acute and subacute/chronic thrombotic infra-aortic occlusions of native vessels and bypass grafts...
  54. doi request reprint Arterial puncture closure using a clip device after transpopliteal retrograde approach for recanalization of the superficial femoral artery
    Elias Noory
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 15:310-4. 2008
    ..To report the safety and efficacy of a clip device to close retrograde popliteal artery puncture sites used in recanalization of the superficial femoral artery (SFA)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Initial clinical experience with percutaneous atherectomy in the infragenicular arteries
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 10:987-93. 2003
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of a new atherectomy device for the treatment of infragenicular lesions in arteries with a reference diameter of at least 2.5 mm...
  56. doi request reprint Drug-eluting versus bare-metal stents in saphenous vein graft lesions (ISAR-CABG): a randomised controlled superiority trial
    Julinda Mehilli
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Lancet 378:1071-8. 2011
    ..We aimed to undertake a comparison in a randomised trial powered for clinical endpoints...
  57. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial comparing myocardial salvage achieved by coronary stenting versus balloon angioplasty in patients with acute myocardial infarction considered ineligible for reperfusion therapy
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Munich, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:734-41. 2004
    ..We assessed myocardial salvage achieved by reperfusion with percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) and compared stenting with balloon angioplasty (PTCA) in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) ineligible for thrombolysis...
  58. doi request reprint Paraoxonase-1 Q192R polymorphism and antiplatelet effects of clopidogrel in patients undergoing elective coronary stent placement
    Dietmar Trenk
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 4:429-36. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate whether the PON1 Q192R gene polymorphism affects platelet reactivity in patients undergoing elective coronary stent placement...
  59. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effect of oral verapamil on clinical outcome and angiographic restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention: the randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter Verapamil Slow-Release for Prevention of Cardiovascular Even
    Hans Peter Bestehorn
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:2160-5. 2004
    ..We investigated the effect of oral verapamil on clinical outcome and angiographic restenosis after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  60. doi request reprint Inconsistent grading of aortic valve stenosis by current guidelines: haemodynamic studies in patients with apparently normal left ventricular function
    Jan Minners
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Heart 96:1463-8. 2010
    ..However, the correct echocardiographic assessment of stroke volume hinges on the often problematic measurement of the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) diameter...
  61. ncbi request reprint Statin treatment following coronary artery stenting and one-year survival
    Albert Schomig
    Deutsches Herzzentrum and 1 Medizinische Klinik rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:854-61. 2002
    ..We assessed the influence of statin therapy given after the procedure on one-year survival of patients treated with coronary artery stenting...
  62. ncbi request reprint Intracoronary stenting and angiographic results: strut thickness effect on restenosis outcome (ISAR-STEREO-2) trial
    Jürgen Pache
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Munich, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1283-8. 2003
    ..We tested the hypothesis that thinner-strut stents are associated with a reduced rate of restenosis when comparing two stents with different design...
  63. doi request reprint Cytochrome P450 2C19 681G>A polymorphism and high on-clopidogrel platelet reactivity associated with adverse 1-year clinical outcome of elective percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting or bare-metal stents
    Dietmar Trenk
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1925-34. 2008
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Endovascular therapy of chronic mesenteric ischaemia
    Thomas Zeller
    Department Angiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    EuroIntervention 2:444-51. 2007
    ..Recanalisation of total obstructions is feasible if a stump of the occluded artery is detectable. Restenosis is frequent and can easily be treated with balloon angioplasty or stent-in-stent placement...
  65. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment for extensive aortoiliac artery reconstruction: a single-center experience based on 1712 interventions
    Sebastian Sixt
    Department of Angiology, Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 20:64-73. 2013
    ..To determine the clinical and technical outcomes following endovascular therapy for aortoiliac occlusive disease, including complex reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation...
  66. doi request reprint Validation of the Bleeding Academic Research Consortium definition of bleeding in patients with coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Gjin Ndrepepa
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Lazarettstrasse 36, Munich, Germany
    Circulation 125:1424-31. 2012
    ....
  67. doi request reprint VIPER-2: a prospective, randomized single-center comparison of 2 different closure devices with a hemostatic wound dressing for closure of femoral artery access sites
    Aljoscha Rastan
    Abteilung Angiologie, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Südring 15, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 15:83-90. 2008
    ..To report the outcome of a prospective randomized safety and performance trial of 2 access site closure devices versus a wound dressing...
  68. ncbi request reprint The impact of platelet count on mortality in unstable angina/non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Christian Mueller
    Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Am Heart J 151:1214.e1-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, we sought to determine the impact of platelet count on long-term outcome in unstable angina/non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (UA/NSTEMI) receiving contemporary treatment...
  69. ncbi request reprint The impact of obesity on mortality in UA/non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Heinz J Buettner
    Interventional Cardiology, Herz Zentrum, Südring 15, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 28:1694-701. 2007
    ..This study was designed to assess the impact of obesity on outcome after unstable angina/non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (UA/NSTEMI) treated with early revascularization...
  70. pmc Randomized trial on routine vs. provisional T-stenting in the treatment of de novo coronary bifurcation lesions
    Miroslaw Ferenc
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Suedring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 29:2859-67. 2008
    ..We investigated whether routine T-stenting reduces restenosis of the side branch as compared with provisional T-stenting in patients with de novo coronary bifurcation lesions...
  71. doi request reprint A randomized trial of prasugrel versus clopidogrel in patients with high platelet reactivity on clopidogrel after elective percutaneous coronary intervention with implantation of drug-eluting stents: results of the TRIGGER-PCI (Testing Platelet Reactivity
    Dietmar Trenk
    Universitaets Herzzentrum Freiburg Bad Krozingen, Klinik fuer Kardiologie und Angiologie, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:2159-64. 2012
    ..This study sought to investigate the efficacy, safety, and antiplatelet effect of prasugrel as compared with clopidogrel in patients with high on-treatment platelet reactivity (HTPR) after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  72. doi request reprint Usefulness of phenprocoumon for the treatment of obstructing thrombus in bioprostheses in the aortic valve position
    Nikolaus Jander
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 109:257-62. 2012
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Improved renal function and blood pressure control following renal artery angioplasty: the renal artery angioplasty in patients with renal insufficiency and hypertension using a dedicated renal stent device study (PRECISION)
    Aljoscha Rastan
    Heart Centre Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    EuroIntervention 4:208-13. 2008
    ..To evaluate the technical performance of a dedicated renal stent device and the clinical outcome...
  74. doi request reprint Endovenous laser ablation of varicose veins with the 1470-nm diode laser
    Thomas Schwarz
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Vasc Surg 51:1474-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that a lower linear endovenous energy density (LEED), as used with 1470-nm diode laser fibers, would lead to a reduction in adverse events...
  75. ncbi request reprint Whole blood aggregometry for evaluation of the antiplatelet effects of clopidogrel
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, D 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Thromb Res 119:285-91. 2007
    ..Established methods for monitoring antiplatelet drug activity such as optical aggregometry and determination of surface protein expression are not suitable for routine bedside testing...
  76. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of glycosyl phosphatidylinositol-anchored tissue factor pathway inhibitor-1 inhibits tissue factor activity
    Ilka Ott
    Medizinische Klinik und Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat Munchen, Lazarettstr 36, 80636 München, Germany
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 14:539-44. 2003
    ..GPI anchoring is an essential prerequisite for surface expression of TFPI-1 and inhibition of TF activity. Gene transfer of GPI-anchored TFPI, therefore, may be an efficient tool to inhibit local TF-induced coagulation...
  77. doi request reprint Pulmonary edema after extensive radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation
    Reinhold Weber
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:748-52. 2008
    ..We describe a new complication after extensive radiofrequency (RF) ablation in the left atrium (LA) for persistent AF...
  78. doi request reprint Outcome of patients with low-gradient "severe" aortic stenosis and preserved ejection fraction
    Nikolaus Jander
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 123:887-95. 2011
    ..We therefore evaluated the outcome of patients with low-gradient "severe" stenosis (defined as aortic valve area < 1.0 cm² and mean gradient ≤ 40 mm Hg) in the prospective Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in Aortic Stenosis (SEAS) study...
  79. ncbi request reprint Cytokine profiles and T cell function in acute coronary syndromes
    Birgit A Steppich
    Deutsches Herzzentrum and 1 Medizinische Klinik der Technischen Universität München, Munich, Germany
    Atherosclerosis 190:443-51. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the systemic activation of circulating T cells in acute coronary syndromes as a prerequisite for recruitment to atherosclerotic lesions...
  80. doi request reprint New definition of myocardial infarction: impact on long-term mortality
    Willibald Hochholzer
    Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Am J Med 121:399-405. 2008
    ....
  81. ncbi request reprint Urokinase receptor surface expression regulates monocyte adhesion in acute myocardial infarction
    Andreas E May
    Medizinische Klinik des Klinikums Rechts der Isar und Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Blood 100:3611-7. 2002
    ..Thus, uPAR may be a novel target for prevention of unwanted monocyte recruitment as part of inflammatory cardiovascular processes...
  82. doi request reprint Results after balloon angioplasty or stenting of atherosclerotic subclavian artery obstruction
    Sebastian Sixt
    Department of Angiology, Heart Centre, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 73:395-403. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the technical and clinical long-term outcome following either balloon angioplasty (plain balloon angioplasty (PTA)) or stenting...
  83. ncbi request reprint Myocardial salvage after coronary stenting plus abciximab versus fibrinolysis plus abciximab in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a randomised trial
    Adnan Kastrati
    Deutsches Herzzentrum, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Lancet 359:920-5. 2002
    ..We compared two strategies, stenting and fibrinolysis, both combined with abciximab, in terms of their ability to salvage myocardium in patients with acute myocardial infarction...
  84. ncbi request reprint Inconsistencies of echocardiographic criteria for the grading of aortic valve stenosis
    Jan Minners
    Department of Cardiology, Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Suedring 15, 79189 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 29:1043-8. 2008
    ..The present study tests the consistency of echocardiographic criteria for the grading of aortic valve stenosis...
  85. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelet response to the 150-mg maintenance dose of clopidogrel in patients with insufficient platelet inhibition after clopidogrel loading for elective coronary stent placement
    Dietmar Trenk
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    EuroIntervention 4:214-21. 2008
    ..Our prospective study sought to investigate whether inadequate platelet responses to clopidogrel can be corrected by increasing the daily maintenance dose from 75 mg to 150 mg...
  86. ncbi request reprint Effects of circumferential ostial radiofrequency lesions on pulmonary vein activation recorded with a multipolar basket catheter
    Thomas Arentz
    Rhythmologie, Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:302-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of circumferential radiofrequency lesions around the ostia on PV activation...
  87. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous rotational and aspiration atherectomy in infrainguinal peripheral arterial occlusive disease: a multicenter pilot study
    Thomas Zeller
    Department of Angiology, Heart Centre Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 14:357-64. 2007
    ..To report a safety and efficacy study of the first rotational aspiration atherectomy system (Pathway PV) for the treatment of arterial lesions below the femoral bifurcation...
  88. ncbi request reprint Transesophageal echocardiography in comparison with magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of pulmonary vein stenosis after radiofrequency ablation therapy
    Nikolaus Jander
    Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:654-9. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that combining peak velocity with a stenotic flow pattern improves diagnosis compared with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  89. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary haemodynamics at rest and during exercise in patients with significant pulmonary vein stenosis after radiofrequency catheter ablation for drug resistant atrial fibrillation
    Thomas Arentz
    Abteilung Rhythmologie, Herz Zentrum, Südring 15, 79188 Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 26:1410-4. 2005
    ..We provide long-term follow-up data in patients with significant PV stenosis including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and Swan Ganz (SG) right heart catheterization...
  90. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and safety of pulmonary vein isolation using a new mapping and navigation system in patients with refractory atrial fibrillation
    Thomas Arentz
    Rhythmologie, Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Circulation 108:2484-90. 2003
    ....
  91. ncbi request reprint High-density mapping of spontaneous pulmonary vein activity initiating atrial fibrillation in humans
    Thomas Arentz
    Rhythmologie, Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:31-8. 2007
    ..High-density three-dimensional (3D) mapping of the pulmonary vein (PV)-left atrial (LA) junction was performed to characterize spontaneous PV activity in humans...
  92. doi request reprint Acute and long-term outcome of endovascular therapy for aortoiliac occlusive lesions stratified according to the TASC classification: a single-center experience
    Sebastian Sixt
    Department of Angiology, Heart Centre Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Endovasc Ther 15:408-16. 2008
    ..To compare acute and long-term outcomes of endovascular therapy for TASC (TransAtlantic Inter-Society Consensus) A and B lesions versus TASC C and D lesions...
  93. ncbi request reprint [New aspects in the management of asymptomatic patients with mitral regurgitation]
    Christa Gohlke-Bärwolf
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen
    Herz 31:38-46. 2006
    ..Clinical assessment together with echocardiography and exercise hemodynamics determine the optimal timing of surgery in asymptomatic patients with severe MI...
  94. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus-eluting stents: safe and effective in the treatment of in-stent restenosis
    Franz Josef Neumann
    Herz Zentrum Bad Krozingen, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 66:163-4. 2005
  95. ncbi request reprint A central role of interferon regulatory factor-1 for the limitation of neointimal hyperplasia
    Rainer Wessely
    Deutsches Herzzentrum and 1 Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Hum Mol Genet 12:177-87. 2003
    ..In addition, IRF-1 may be an interesting target for interventions to prevent neointimal hyperplasia...
  96. ncbi request reprint Outcomes at 6 months for the direct comparison of tirofiban and abciximab during percutaneous coronary revascularisation with stent placement: the TARGET follow-up study
    David J Moliterno
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and C5 Cleveland Clinic Cardiovascular Coordinating Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Lancet 360:355-60. 2002
    ....
  97. ncbi request reprint Proteolysis of tissue factor pathway inhibitor-1 by thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction
    Ilka Ott
    Medizinische Klinik und Deutsches Herzzentrum der Technischen Universität München, Germany
    Circulation 105:279-81. 2002
    ..In addition, TFPI-1 is released from microvascular endothelial cells after treatment with heparin and thereby contributes to its antithrombotic properties...
  98. ncbi request reprint Impact of clinical syndrome acuity on the differential response to 2 glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in patients undergoing coronary stenting: the TARGET Trial
    Gregg W Stone
    Cardiovascular Research Foundation, Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Circulation 105:2347-54. 2002
    ..Also unknown is whether the acuity of the presenting clinical syndrome, which may affect the degree of platelet inhibition required or achieved, influences the response to different antiplatelet agents...
  99. ncbi request reprint Relationship between patient's risk profile and benefits in mortality from adjunctive abciximab to mechanical revascularization for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a meta-regression analysis of randomized trials
    Giuseppe De Luca
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:685-6. 2006
  100. ncbi request reprint Mortality at 1 year for the direct comparison of tirofiban and abciximab during percutaneous coronary revascularization: do tirofiban and ReoPro give similar efficacy outcomes at trial 1-year follow-up
    Debabrata Mukherjee
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Gill Heart Institute, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0200, USA
    Eur Heart J 26:2524-8. 2005
    ..We report here the 1-year mortality of the study population...
  101. ncbi request reprint Abciximab as adjunctive therapy to reperfusion in acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Giuseppe De Luca
    Isala Klinieken, Hospital De Weezenlanden, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    JAMA 293:1759-65. 2005
    ..The benefits of abciximab in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) are still a matter of debate...