Christoph Heinrich Houben

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Malaria prevalence in north-eastern Nigeria: A cross-sectional study
    C H Houben
    Diagnostic Center MMM group and Specialist Hospital Yola, Hospital Road, P M B 2266, Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria Electronic address
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 6:865-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Hitching the gallbladder in laparoscopic-assisted cholecysto-cholangiography: a simple technique
    C H Houben
    Division of Paediatric Surgery and Paediatric Urology, Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:953-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Closing gastroschisis: diagnosis, management, and outcomes
    Chris Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 44:343-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Duodenal ulcers dominate acute upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding in childhood: a 10-year experience from Hong Kong
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Dig Dis 9:199-203. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Gastroschisis closure: a technique for improved cosmetic repair
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, 4th Floor Golden Jubilee Wing Rm 007 Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:1057-60. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty in recurrent necrotizing enterocolitis--a case report
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, WC1N 3JH London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 43:559-61. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Antenatal ovarian torsion: a "free-floating" cyst
    C H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Ultraschall Med 29:311-3. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Exomphalos major suspension: a novel technique
    C H Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:355-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Familial extrarenal Wilms tumor
    Chris H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1826-30. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Preoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographic treatment of complicated choledochal cysts in children: a retrospective case series
    C H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin NT, Hong Kong
    Endoscopy 39:836-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Malaria prevalence in north-eastern Nigeria: A cross-sectional study
    C H Houben
    Diagnostic Center MMM group and Specialist Hospital Yola, Hospital Road, P M B 2266, Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria Electronic address
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 6:865-8. 2013
    ..To assess the prevalence of malaria parasitemia in north-east Nigeria and to evaluate the measures for the prevention of malaria...
  2. doi request reprint Hitching the gallbladder in laparoscopic-assisted cholecysto-cholangiography: a simple technique
    C H Houben
    Division of Paediatric Surgery and Paediatric Urology, Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 29:953-5. 2013
    ..Two cases required suturing of a bile leak at the puncture site. Hitching the gallbladder to the lateral abdominal wall is a simple method allowing an optimal radiographic assessment of the extra- and intra-hepatic bile duct anatomy...
  3. doi request reprint Closing gastroschisis: diagnosis, management, and outcomes
    Chris Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 44:343-7. 2009
    ..We now report the largest series of infants born with various stages of closing GS describing features, management, and outcome...
  4. doi request reprint Duodenal ulcers dominate acute upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding in childhood: a 10-year experience from Hong Kong
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Dig Dis 9:199-203. 2008
    ..Systematic reports on acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding in children/adolescents are scanty. The aim of this study is to analyze its presentation, pathology and outcome in Hong Kong...
  5. doi request reprint Gastroschisis closure: a technique for improved cosmetic repair
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, 4th Floor Golden Jubilee Wing Rm 007 Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:1057-60. 2008
    ..A technique for surgical closure of the abdominal wall defect is described which allows for an almost scarless appearance of the abdominal surface with preservation of a midline umbilicus...
  6. doi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty in recurrent necrotizing enterocolitis--a case report
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, WC1N 3JH London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 43:559-61. 2008
    ..Angioplasty is technically feasible in the neonate and may be a treatment option in recurrent NEC associated with visceral arterial stenosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antenatal ovarian torsion: a "free-floating" cyst
    C H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Ultraschall Med 29:311-3. 2008
    ..The differential diagnosis of antenatally diagnosed abdominal cysts is discussed and the surgical management outlined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Exomphalos major suspension: a novel technique
    C H Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:355-6. 2008
    ..The exomphalos was vertically stabilized by means of a novel technique prior to the application of a silo and formal closure. The technique is described and compared with others...
  9. ncbi request reprint Familial extrarenal Wilms tumor
    Chris H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1826-30. 2007
    ..This study aimed to illustrate the first report of extrarenal Wilms tumor occurring in a family...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographic treatment of complicated choledochal cysts in children: a retrospective case series
    C H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin NT, Hong Kong
    Endoscopy 39:836-9. 2007
    ..The patient in whom the ERCP failed underwent ultrasound-guided percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage. Definitive surgery was performed after a median interval of 10 days (range 7-68 days) after the ERCP intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the bladder in children: what can be expected?
    C H Houben
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:815-9. 2007
    ..Conservative surgery is the strategy of choice. There is no evidence of recurrence or metastasis at a median follow up of 1.5 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint A hepaticojejunostomy: technical errors with 'twists and turns'
    C H Houben
    Division of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 4 F Clinical Science Building, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:841-4. 2006
    ..Conventional imaging modalities failed to identify the pathology. Only a contrast enhanced CT scan supported by image rendering software allowed for the visualization of the underlying chronic obstruction of part of the mesentery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Segmental infarction of the omentum: a difficult diagnosis
    C H Houben
    The Royal London Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 13:57-9. 2003
    ..Segmental infarction of the greater omentum is a rare diagnosis. This report describes a case of omental torsion in an eight-year-old boy. The report assesses the predisposing factors, the classification and the place of ultrasonography...
  14. ncbi request reprint Malrotation volvulus in a neonate: a novel surgical approach
    C H Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, St George s Hospital, Blackshaw Road, London, SW, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:393-4. 2006
    ..Further exploration showed that 40 cm of small bowel had survived intact and restorative surgery was carried out. Parenteral nutrition was discontinued after 9 months and the child, now aged 3.5 years, is thriving...
  15. doi request reprint Current status of prenatal diagnosis, operative management and outcome of esophageal atresia/tracheo-esophageal fistula
    C H Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Hospitals for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Prenat Diagn 28:667-75. 2008
    ..Corrective surgery for EA/TEF is well established and survival rates of over 90% can be expected...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pseudosarcomatous myofibroblastic proliferations of the bladder: a clinicopathologic study of 42 cases
    Christoph Heinrich Houben
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:642; author reply 642. 2007