A Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Real-time sonoelastography of the cervix: tissue elasticity of the normal and abnormal cervix
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, G 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 14:193-200. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Real-time elastography--an advanced method of ultrasound: First results in 108 patients with breast lesions
    A Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:335-40. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Real-time sonoelastography performed in addition to B-mode ultrasound and mammography: improved differentiation of breast lesions?
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chariteplatz, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin 10117, Germany
    Acad Radiol 13:1496-504. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Image quality and characterisation of sonographically detected breast lesions: comparison of tissue harmonic imaging alone and in combination with frequency compounding]
    A Thomas
    Klinik fur Gynakologie und Geburtshilfe, Universitat Berlin
    Ultraschall Med 28:387-93. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Options and limits of surgery after pre-operative chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Medicine Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1677-82. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Imaging of the cervix using sonoelastography
    A Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Charite, University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:356-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler and strain imaging for evaluating tissue elasticity of breast lesions
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 14:522-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Significant differentiation of focal breast lesions: calculation of strain ratio in breast sonoelastography
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 17:558-63. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound and mammography guided wire marking of non-palpable breast lesions: analysis of 741 cases
    J Kohler
    Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Germany
    Ultraschall Med 28:283-90. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Co-expression and prognostic value of gross cystic disease fluid protein 15 and mammaglobin in primary breast cancer
    F R Fritzsche
    Institute of Pathology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 22:1221-30. 2007

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Real-time sonoelastography of the cervix: tissue elasticity of the normal and abnormal cervix
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, G 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 14:193-200. 2007
    ..First study to investigate the basic tissue elastic properties of the cervix in pre- and postmenopausal healthy women and to compare these normal findings with the results in a group of patients with focal pathology of the cervix...
  2. ncbi request reprint Real-time elastography--an advanced method of ultrasound: First results in 108 patients with breast lesions
    A Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:335-40. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether real-time elastography, a new, non-invasive method for the diagnosis of breast cancer, improves the differentiation and characterization of benign and malignant breast lesions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Real-time sonoelastography performed in addition to B-mode ultrasound and mammography: improved differentiation of breast lesions?
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chariteplatz, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin 10117, Germany
    Acad Radiol 13:1496-504. 2006
    ..The goal of the present study was to compare the sensitivity and specificity of elastography with that of B-mode ultrasound (US) and mammography...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Image quality and characterisation of sonographically detected breast lesions: comparison of tissue harmonic imaging alone and in combination with frequency compounding]
    A Thomas
    Klinik fur Gynakologie und Geburtshilfe, Universitat Berlin
    Ultraschall Med 28:387-93. 2007
    ..To determine the accuracy of frequency compounding (FC) in detection and characterisation of breast lesions by ultrasound (US) and to assess the image quality in direct comparison with tissue harmonic imaging (THI)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Options and limits of surgery after pre-operative chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Medicine Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1677-82. 2006
    ..The response of the tumor to therapy, in correlation with predictive factors and the molecular-genetic profile, could make more individualized treatment regimes possible in the future...
  6. ncbi request reprint Imaging of the cervix using sonoelastography
    A Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Charite, University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:356-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler and strain imaging for evaluating tissue elasticity of breast lesions
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 14:522-9. 2007
    ..The present study served to investigate whether the specificity of B-mode ultrasound (US) can be improved by combining B-mode imaging with tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) and offline analysis of tissue strain imaging (TSI)...
  8. doi request reprint Significant differentiation of focal breast lesions: calculation of strain ratio in breast sonoelastography
    Anke Thomas
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 17:558-63. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare elastography and B-mode ultrasound to determine whether the calculation of strain ratios (SRs) can further improve the differentiation of focal breast lesions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound and mammography guided wire marking of non-palpable breast lesions: analysis of 741 cases
    J Kohler
    Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Germany
    Ultraschall Med 28:283-90. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Co-expression and prognostic value of gross cystic disease fluid protein 15 and mammaglobin in primary breast cancer
    F R Fritzsche
    Institute of Pathology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Histol Histopathol 22:1221-30. 2007
    ..The significantly longer disease free survival times for patients with GCDFP-15 positive tumours clearly warrants further study...
  11. ncbi request reprint Arrival time parametric imaging: a new ultrasound technique for quantifying perfusion of kidney grafts
    T Fischer
    Dept of Radiology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte
    Ultraschall Med 29:418-23. 2008
    ..Evaluation of a new standardised ultrasound (US) technique for diagnosis of acute rejection of kidney grafts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Early postoperative ultrasound of kidney transplants: evaluation of contrast medium dynamics using time-intensity curves
    T Fischer
    Charite University Hospital, Campus Charite Mitte, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Department of Radiology, Berlin
    Rofo 176:472-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate kidney recipients in the early posttransplant phase by semiquantitative analysis of the arterial arrival of ultrasound (US) contrast medium using time-intensity curves...
  13. ncbi request reprint [A new method for standardized diagnosis following renal transplantation. Ultrasound with contrast enhancement]
    T Fischer
    Institut fur Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Charite, Campus Mitte, Universitatsmedizin, Schumannstrtasse 20 21, 10098 Berlin
    Urologe A 45:38-45. 2006
    ..This method is also helpful to detect and control acute rejections and to better visualize hematomas, deficits of perfusion, and tumors...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Characterization of sonographically detected breast lesions using three-dimensional data sets]
    T Fischer
    Institut fur Radiologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Rofo 178:1224-34. 2006
    ..The individual criteria were correlated with the histological findings and they were ranked according to their significance for lesion characterization in both 3D US and 2D US...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Renal transplant: color duplex ultrasound and contrast-enhanced ultrasound in the evaluation of the early postoperative phase and surgical complications]
    T Fischer
    Institut fur Radiologie, Charite Campus Mitte, Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Rofo 178:1202-11. 2006
    ..Initial studies show that efficient and early diagnosis of rejection is possible. Surgical complications like perfusion defects or hematoma can also be identified...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Signal loss in magnetic resonance imaging caused by intraoral anchored dental magnetic materials]
    F H Blankenstein
    Zentrum für Zahnmedizin CVK, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Rofo 178:787-93. 2006
    ..To measure the maximum extent of the signal loss areas in the center of the susceptibility artifacts generated by ferromagnetic dental magnet attachments using three different sequences in the 1.5 and 3.0 Tesla MRI...
  17. ncbi request reprint Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation does not correlate with platinum resistance in ovarian carcinoma. Results of a prospective pilot study
    Alexander Mustea
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Charite, Medical University of Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:1527-30. 2007
    ..For patients with OC, data are not available on EGFR gene mutation...
  18. ncbi request reprint The use of contrast-enhanced US in renal transplant: first results and potential clinical benefit
    Thomas Fischer
    Department of Radiology, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10098 Berlin, Germany
    Eur Radiol 15:E109-16. 2005
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2-specific microbubbles for molecular ultrasound detection of prostate cancer in a rat model
    Thomas Fischer
    Department of Radiology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Invest Radiol 45:675-84. 2010
    ..To investigate whether rat prostate cancer can be detected by means of molecular ultrasound (US) using target-specific microbubbles versus a nonspecific contrast agent...
  20. doi request reprint Detection of rheumatoid arthritis using non-specific contrast enhanced fluorescence imaging
    Thomas Fischer
    Institut fur Radiologie, Charite University Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Acad Radiol 17:375-81. 2010
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Chemotherapy treatment options for elderly women with breast cancer
    Sherko Kummel
    Departments of Senology, University Medicine Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1673-6. 2006
    ..In this review, the current status of clinical research in the area of adjuvant treatment and the necessity for clinical studies that take into account the special therapeutic requirements of older women are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Primary systemic chemotherapy with sequential, dose-dense epirubicin and docetaxel for inoperable, locally advanced inflammatory breast cancer: a phase II study
    Sherko Kummel
    Department of Senology, University Medicine Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Acta Oncol 44:248-54. 2005
    ..85 mm (range: 3.1-6.2 mm) to 4 mm (range: 2.7-5.1 mm) (p<0.005). Sequential, dose-dense epirubicin plus docetaxel achieved a high response rate among patients with LABC or IBC with only moderate toxicity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Postoperative therapy modalities for cervical carcinoma
    Sherko Kummel
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Medicine Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1707-13. 2006
    ..Several studies are currently being conducted into the effectiveness of such new therapies on both life expectancy and quality of life (e.g., Cervix-NOGGO-AGO-Uterus 7-study)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Changes in the circulating plasma levels of VEGF and VEGF-D after adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with breast cancer and 1 to 3 positive lymph nodes
    Sherko Kummel
    Department of Senology, University Medicine Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1719-26. 2006
    ..The goal of the present study was to investigate the changes in concentration of the important lymph-angiogenesis factors vascular endothelium-derived growth factor (VEGF) and VEGF-D under adjuvant chemotherapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Improved diagnosis of early kidney allograft dysfunction by ultrasound with echo enhancer--a new method for the diagnosis of renal perfusion
    Thomas Fischer
    Institut für Radiologie Charité, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10098 Berlin, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:2921-9. 2006
    ..We, therefore, performed a prospective study to compare the value of ultrasound contrast media (USCM) with conventional US in the diagnosis of early allograft dysfunction...
  26. ncbi request reprint Significant changes in circulating plasma levels of IGF1 and IGFBP3 after conventional or dose-intensified adjuvant treatment of breast cancer patients with one to three positive lymph nodes
    S Kummel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Duisburg Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Int J Biol Markers 22:186-93. 2007
    ..No correlation was found with the HER2 expression of the tumors...
  27. doi request reprint [Detection of prostate cancer by real-time MR/ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy: 3T MRI and state of the art sonography]
    T Durmus
    Institut fur Radiologie, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Rofo 185:428-33. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate whether prostate cancer detection rates of transrectal ultrasound (TRUS)-guided biopsy may be improved by an image fusion of state-of-the-art ultrasound (CEUS, elastography) and MR (T2w, DWI) imaging...
  28. doi request reprint [Magnetic resonance elastography of the liver]
    I Sack
    Institut fur Radiologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, Berlin, Germany
    Radiologe 52:738-44. 2012
    ..The early detection of liver fibrosis remains a major challenge in medical imaging...
  29. ncbi request reprint Non-palpable breast lesions in asymptomatic women: diagnostic value of initial ultrasonography and comparison with mammography
    R Ohlinger
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:3943-55. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Circulating vascular endothelial growth factors and their soluble receptors in pre-invasive, invasive and recurrent cervical cancer
    Sherko Kuemmel
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Duisburg Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Anticancer Res 29:641-5. 2009
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Tumor M2 pyruvate kinase--determination in breast cancer patients receiving trastuzumab therapy
    Markus Hoopmann
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 34, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Cancer Lett 187:223-8. 2002
    ..Our data suggest that tumor M2-PK determination in the plasma of patients with metastasized breast cancer could be a helpful tool for monitoring therapeutic success...
  32. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of ductoscopy in the diagnosis of nipple discharge and intraductal proliferations in comparison to standard methods
    Susanne Grunwald
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Onkologie 30:243-8. 2007
    ..Ductoscopy is gaining increased importance in the diagnosis of nipple discharge of unclear origin and intraductal proliferation. For this reason we compared its diagnostic value and feasibility to standard diagnostic methods...
  33. ncbi request reprint Serologic concentrations of HER-2/neu in breast cancer patients with visceral metastases receiving trastuzumab therapy predict the clinical course
    Thomas Schondorf
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Cologne, Germany
    Clin Chem 48:1360-2. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Subareolar injection of technetium-99m nanocolloid yields reliable data on the axillary lymph node tumour status in breast cancer patients with previous manipulations on the primary tumour: a prospective study of 117 patients
    Sofiane Maza
    Clinic for Nuclear Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 31:671-5. 2004
    ..In conclusion, subareolar nanocolloid injection can yield reliable information on the axillary lymph node tumour status in patients with previous manipulations on the primary tumour in the breast...
  35. ncbi request reprint Impact of tumor biological factors on response to pre-operative epirubicin and paclitaxel chemotherapy in primary breast cancer
    Mathias Warm
    Department of Senology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:1031-8. 2007
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Improvement of safety profile of docetaxel by weekly administration in patients with metastatic breast cancer
    Mathias Warm
    Department of Senology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Onkologie 30:436-41. 2007
    ..This is a retrospective cohort study on the safety and efficacy profiles of weekly docetaxel at varying doses in patients with pretreated metastatic breast cancer...
  37. doi request reprint Postoperative sense of well-being and quality of life in breast cancer patients do not depend on type of primary surgery
    Mathias Warm
    Department of Senology, University of Cologne, Germany
    Onkologie 31:99-104. 2008
    ..3 types of surgery are compared: breast-conserving surgery; modified radical mastectomy with or without primary reconstruction...
  38. ncbi request reprint Videodensitometry in the examination of focal breast lesions after injection of an ultrasound contrast agent
    Jens Uwe Blohmer
    Department of Senology, St Gertrauden Krankenhaus, Paretzer Str 11 12, 10713 Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 26:1691-8. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint [Physicians more often accused of false information. Do I have to inform minors, too?]
    Anke Thomas
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:48-9. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint [Quality management brought family physician Rohde-Kampmann more free time and more money. How fulfilling obligations improved his practice]
    Anke Thomas
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:60-2. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Transrectal broadband-Doppler sonography with intravenous contrast medium administration for prostate imaging and biopsy in men with an elevated PSA value and previous negative biopsies
    Kasra Taymoorian
    Departments of Urology, Charite, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:4315-20. 2007
    ..THE AIM of this study was to determine the prostate cancer detection rate of targeted biopsy using contrast-enhanced ultrasound (US) in patients with elevated prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels and previous negative biopsy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategies that effectively reduce early recurrence risk in postmenopausal women with endocrine-sensitive breast cancer: AIs upfront vs. switching
    Stefan Paepke
    Interdisciplinary Breast Center, Operative Senology, Frauenklinik OB GYN, Technical University Munich, Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675 Munich, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 133:905-16. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint [Warts, wounds, tick bites ...: thus is the family physician's surgery accounted for]
    Anke Thomas
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:46-7. 2006