Jürgen Zieren

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inguinal hernia: obligatory indication for elective surgery? A prospective assessment of quality of life before and after plug and patch inguinal hernia repair
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:417-20. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual function before and after mesh repair of inguinal hernia
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Urol 12:35-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Submandibular ectopic thyroid gland
    Juergen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    J Craniofac Surg 17:1194-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Introduction of polyethylene terephthalate mesh (KoSa hochfest) for abdominal hernia repair: an animal experimental study
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General Surgery, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Biomed Mater Eng 14:127-32. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevention of catheter disconnection after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:77-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Does an informative video before inguinal hernia surgical repair influence postoperative quality of life? Results of a prospective randomized study
    Juergen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Qual Life Res 16:725-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Adhesions after intraperitoneal mesh repair in pigs: Prolene" vs. Vypro"
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 12:249-52. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint [What is the value of the internet as a source of information for patients with inguinal hernias? First results of an observational study]
    J Zieren
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Visceral, Gefäss and Thoraxchirurgie, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin
    Chirurg 73:462-4; discussion 465. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Postoperative comfort after plug-and-patch repair of recurrent inguinal hernia
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Surg 168:18-21. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Trevira mesh: a promising new implant for the treatment of abdominal hernias
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:8-13. 2002

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Inguinal hernia: obligatory indication for elective surgery? A prospective assessment of quality of life before and after plug and patch inguinal hernia repair
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:417-20. 2003
    ..Therefore we investigated the quality of life before and after inguinal hernia repair using plug and patch technique...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual function before and after mesh repair of inguinal hernia
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Urol 12:35-8. 2005
    ..Several factors having an influence on the quality of life after an inguinal hernia repair have been studied, yet little has been reported on sexual function before and after this operation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Submandibular ectopic thyroid gland
    Juergen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    J Craniofac Surg 17:1194-8. 2006
    ..This entity poses specific diagnostic and therapeutic difficulties. Thorough preoperative diagnostics and resection of the ectopic tissue guarantee a good outcome...
  4. ncbi request reprint Introduction of polyethylene terephthalate mesh (KoSa hochfest) for abdominal hernia repair: an animal experimental study
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General Surgery, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Biomed Mater Eng 14:127-32. 2004
    ..In an animal trial it was therefore tested as mesh implant for hernia treatment and compared with Prolene...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevention of catheter disconnection after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:77-9. 2004
    ..Using this technique no complications and no catheter disruptions occurred during a median followup period of 25 months...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does an informative video before inguinal hernia surgical repair influence postoperative quality of life? Results of a prospective randomized study
    Juergen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Qual Life Res 16:725-9. 2007
    ..Thorough preoperative education of the patient could possibly lead to an improvement of postoperative quality of life...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adhesions after intraperitoneal mesh repair in pigs: Prolene" vs. Vypro"
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 12:249-52. 2002
    ..It was hypothesized that the reduced inflammatory response to a Vypro mesh would lead to reduced adhesion formation following intraperitoneal implantation in comparison with a Prolene mesh (Ethicon)...
  8. ncbi request reprint [What is the value of the internet as a source of information for patients with inguinal hernias? First results of an observational study]
    J Zieren
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Visceral, Gefäss and Thoraxchirurgie, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin
    Chirurg 73:462-4; discussion 465. 2002
    ..For patients with inguinal hernia, for example, a frequent surgical symptom with large method variety, the value of the internet as a source of information should be examined...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postoperative comfort after plug-and-patch repair of recurrent inguinal hernia
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Surg 168:18-21. 2002
    ..To evaluate postoperative comfort after the plug-and-patch repair...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trevira mesh: a promising new implant for the treatment of abdominal hernias
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:8-13. 2002
    ..An animal (pig) trial was performed to ascertain whether a Trevira mesh offers any advantages over currently employed meshes like Prolene for abdominal hernia repair...
  11. ncbi request reprint Flank hernia and bulging after open nephrectomy: mesh repair by flank or median approach? Report of a novel technique
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:989-93. 2007
    ..No recurrence was observed in the median group. As a result the novel technique for open repair of flank incisional hernias we present permits a remodelling of the abdominal wall and is associated with excellent postoperative results...
  12. ncbi request reprint Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) vs. radical surgery (RS) in the treatment of rectal cancer: indications, limitations, prospectives. A review
    J Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charitt, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 70:374-80. 2007
    ..The role or TEM in the treatment of rectal cancer remains controversial. The aim of this study was to review the evidence related to the role of TEM compared to radical surgery in the treatment of rectal cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint [First clinical experience with a video presentation informing patients before surgery for inguinal hernia]
    J Zieren
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Visceral, Gefäss und Thoraxchirurgie, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin Campus Mitte
    Chirurg 77:150-3. 2006
    ..Although it is a significant part of surgical treatment, informing patients beforehand seems to be more and more neglected, mainly due to the enormous amount of work and time pressure on surgical personnel...
  14. ncbi request reprint Polyurethane-covered dacron mesh versus polytetrafluoroethylene DualMesh for intraperitoneal hernia repair in rats
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, D 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Surg Today 32:884-6. 2002
    ..A newly developed polyurethane-covered polyester mesh with impervious properties has recently been introduced as a less expensive alternative to PTFE, and we compare these materials herein...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sexual function and testicular perfusion after inguinal hernia repair with mesh
    J Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, D 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Surg 181:204-6. 2001
    ..Open tension-free techniques of hernia repair using synthetic meshes revealed an excellent patient comfort with low recurrence rates. The influence of the resulting fibrosis on testicular perfusion and sexual function is still unclear...
  16. ncbi request reprint Inguinal hernia repair in the new millennium: plug and patch repair with local anesthesia
    J Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Humboldt University of Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Schumannstreet 20 21, D 10117 Berlin, Germany
    World J Surg 25:138-41. 2001
    ..After performing plug and patch repair on 400 patients with a follow-up examination rate of 93% and a median postoperative observation time of 42 months, we have recorded a recurrence rate of only 0.25%...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Repair of inguinal hernia in the elderly. Results of the plug-and-patch repair with special reference to quality of life]
    J Zieren
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Visceral, Gefäss und Thoraxchirurgie, Berlin
    Chirurg 71:564-7. 2000
    ..No significant change was observed for physical, emotional, and global health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is mesh fixation necessary in abdominal hernia repair? Results of an experimental study in the rat
    J Zieren
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 384:71-5. 1999
    ..Abdominal hernia repair with implantation of synthetic meshes using the sublay technique has resulted in low recurrence rates and high patient satisfaction...
  19. ncbi request reprint Open tension-free hernia repair in soccer players: preservation or primary neurectomy of the ilioinguinal nerve?
    Jürgen Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin J Sport Med 17:398-400. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of ilio-inguinal nerve excision on sexual function in open inguinal hernia mesh repair: a prospective follow-up study
    J Zieren
    Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Acta Chir Belg 108:409-13. 2008
    ..It causes significantly less sexual problems compared to preservation of the nerve and it is recommended especially for patients with pre-operative sexual dysfunction due to the groin hernia...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Trevira: a new polyester implant for the treatment of incisional hernia. Results of an experimental study]
    J Zieren
    Service de Chirurgie Generale, digestive vasculaire et thoracique, Charite, Campus Mitte, Humboldt Universitat, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Ann Chir 129:343-6. 2004
    ..This animal trial was performed to ascertain whether it offers any advantages over polypropylene for abdominal incisional hernia repair...
  22. ncbi request reprint Tube thoracostomy complicates unrecognized diaphragmatic rupture
    J Zieren
    Department of Surgery, Charite, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 47:199-202. 1999
    ..The further course of the patient was uneventful. This case report underlines the importance of differential diagnosis of symptoms in a case with a history of blunt chest trauma and shows the risks of unnecessary use of a trocar...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of fibrin glue and growth factors released from platelets on abdominal hernia repair with a resorbable PGA mesh: experimental study
    J Zieren
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie der Charité, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Surg Res 85:267-72. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate if the strength and quality of an abdominal wall repair with a resorbable PGA (polyglycolic acid) mesh can be improved by fibrin glue or releasates from platelets...