T Etgen

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Affiliation: Klinikum rechts der Isar
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Cardiac troponins and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in acute ischemic stroke do not relate to clinical prognosis
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Stroke 36:270-5. 2005
  2. ncbi [Doppler sonography suggesting fulminant aortic dissection in initial middle cerebral artery infarction]
    T Etgen
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik der Technischen Universität München
    Nervenarzt 76:976-9. 2005
  3. ncbi Detection of acute brainstem infarction by using DWI/MRI
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Eur Neurol 52:145-50. 2004
  4. ncbi Hemiballism with insular infarction as first manifestation of Takayasu's arteritis in association with chronic hepatitis B
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Mohlstrasse 28, 81675 Munchen, Germany
    J Neurol 250:226-9. 2003
  5. ncbi Obstacles in the diagnosis and treatment of syphilitic amyotrophy
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Neurology 60:509-11. 2003
  6. ncbi Enhanced progression of early carotid atherosclerosis is related to Chlamydia pneumoniae (Taiwan acute respiratory) seropositivity
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Circulation 103:1390-5. 2001
  7. doi The role of intima-media-thickness, ankle-brachial-index and inflammatory biochemical parameters for stroke risk prediction: a systematic review
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Benedictus Krankenhaus, Feldafing, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 19:544-e36. 2012
  8. ncbi Prognostic relevance of pathological sympathetic activation after acute thromboembolic stroke
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Neurology 57:833-8. 2001
  9. doi Dynamics of intracranial venous flow patterns in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    K Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur Neurol 66:334-8. 2011
  10. doi Carotid- intima media thickness is independently associated with cognitive decline. The INVADE study
    K Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:389-94. 2010

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  1. ncbi Cardiac troponins and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in acute ischemic stroke do not relate to clinical prognosis
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Stroke 36:270-5. 2005
    ..We measured cardiac troponin T (cTnT), cardiac troponin I (cTnI), and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) at admission in acute ischemic stroke patients without evident myocardial damage...
  2. ncbi [Doppler sonography suggesting fulminant aortic dissection in initial middle cerebral artery infarction]
    T Etgen
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik der Technischen Universität München
    Nervenarzt 76:976-9. 2005
    ..Based on this case report, we review special problems of diagnosis and therapy in aortic dissection with primary cerebrovascular manifestation...
  3. ncbi Detection of acute brainstem infarction by using DWI/MRI
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Eur Neurol 52:145-50. 2004
    ..The use of DWI allows a definite diagnosis of BI, even if raters have limited experience...
  4. ncbi Hemiballism with insular infarction as first manifestation of Takayasu's arteritis in association with chronic hepatitis B
    Thorleif Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Mohlstrasse 28, 81675 Munchen, Germany
    J Neurol 250:226-9. 2003
    ..Cell-mediated autoimmunity leading to vascular injury has been suspected in its pathogenesis although the antigen inducing the process remains unknown...
  5. ncbi Obstacles in the diagnosis and treatment of syphilitic amyotrophy
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat, Munich, Germany
    Neurology 60:509-11. 2003
    ..Syphilitic amyotrophy is still an existing differential diagnosis of painless and progressive weakness. The authors explore potential obstacles in the diagnostic workup and finding of adequate therapy...
  6. ncbi Enhanced progression of early carotid atherosclerosis is related to Chlamydia pneumoniae (Taiwan acute respiratory) seropositivity
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Circulation 103:1390-5. 2001
    ..However, the relationship between Cp seropositivity and the progression of early carotid atherosclerosis is not unequivocally clarified...
  7. doi The role of intima-media-thickness, ankle-brachial-index and inflammatory biochemical parameters for stroke risk prediction: a systematic review
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Benedictus Krankenhaus, Feldafing, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 19:544-e36. 2012
    ..Coinciding with a change in current understanding of atherosclerosis as an inflammatory, cross-organ disease, new parameters to assess the individual risk are emerging...
  8. ncbi Prognostic relevance of pathological sympathetic activation after acute thromboembolic stroke
    D Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Neurology 57:833-8. 2001
    ..To evaluate the prognostic impact of early pathologic sympathetic activation after stroke...
  9. doi Dynamics of intracranial venous flow patterns in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    K Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur Neurol 66:334-8. 2011
    ..To examine the dynamics of intracranial venous flow patterns in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH)...
  10. doi Carotid- intima media thickness is independently associated with cognitive decline. The INVADE study
    K Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:389-94. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between C-IMT and the development of cognitive impairment in a large population-based sample...
  11. doi Multimodal strategy in the successful implementation of a stroke unit in a community hospital
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Traunstein, Cuno Niggl Strasse 3, Traunstein, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 123:390-5. 2011
    ..Thrombolysis in stroke remains underutilized in daily practice. We analyzed the impact of a multimodal strategy on the rate of thrombolysis and specific procedure times during the implementation of a community hospital stroke unit...
  12. doi Voxel-based morphometry in individual patients: a pilot study in early Huntington disease
    M Mühlau
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:539-43. 2009
    ..Here, we performed single subject analyses in 22 patients in early stages of Huntington disease (HD), a neurodegenerative disorder with a well-known and characteristic pattern of GM loss...
  13. pmc Bilateral grey-matter increase in the putamen in primary blepharospasm
    T Etgen
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:1017-20. 2006
    ..Primary blepharospasm is a focal dystonia characterised by excessive involuntary closure of the eyelids. The pathophysiology of primary blepharospasm is unresolved...
  14. ncbi Structural brain changes in tinnitus
    M Mühlau
    Department of Neurology, Technische Universitat Munchen, D 81675 Munchen, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 16:1283-8. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that reciprocal involvement of both sensory and emotional areas are essential in the generation of tinnitus...
  15. pmc DWI in transient global amnesia and TIA: proposal for an ischaemic origin of TGA
    K Winbeck
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Möhlstr 28, 81675 Munchen
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:438-41. 2005
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  16. ncbi Prognostic relevance of early serial C-reactive protein measurements after first ischemic stroke
    Kerstin Winbeck
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Stroke 33:2459-64. 2002
    ..Recent studies described an association between elevated levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) and outcome after ischemic stroke. We investigated the impact of early serial CRP measurements in hyperacute ischemic stroke on long-term outcome...
  17. ncbi Reduced progression of early carotid atherosclerosis after antibiotic treatment and Chlamydia pneumoniae seropositivity
    Dirk Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Circulation 106:2428-33. 2002
    ..Chlamydia pneumoniae (Cp) infection has been associated with atherosclerosis, and a beneficial effect of antibiotic therapy on future cardiovascular events was described...
  18. ncbi Transient ischemic attack and stroke can be differentiated by analyzing early diffusion-weighted imaging signal intensity changes
    Kerstin Winbeck
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Möhlstr 28, 81675 Munich, Germany
    Stroke 35:1095-9. 2004
    ..We investigated the predictive value of DWI signal intensity changes to distinguish between TIA and stroke...
  19. ncbi Progression of early carotid atherosclerosis is only temporarily reduced after antibiotic treatment of Chlamydia pneumoniae seropositivity
    Dirk Sander
    Department of Neurology, Technical University of Munich, Mohlstrasse 28, 81675 Munchen, Germany
    Circulation 109:1010-5. 2004
    ..Chlamydia pneumoniae (Cp) infection has been associated with atherosclerosis and cardiovascular events. There are controversial results regarding the beneficial effects of antibiotic therapy on future cardiovascular end points...
  20. ncbi Cerebral infarction combined with extensive contrast medium leakage after coronary angiography
    Thorleif Etgen
    J Neurol 251:1017-9. 2004