R Bittner

Summary

Affiliation: Marienhospital Stuttgart
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of endoscopic techniques vs Shouldice and other open nonmesh techniques for inguinal hernia repair: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    R Bittner
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199, Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 19:605-15. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The standard of laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    R Bittner
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital, Boeheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:157-63. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [Gallbladder calculi--always an indication for surgery?]
    R Bittner
    Klinik für Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Marienhospital Stuttgart
    Internist (Berl) 45:8-15. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic transperitoneal procedure for routine repair of groin hernia
    R Bittner
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Br J Surg 89:1062-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint [Selective pre- intra- and postoperative bile duct diagnosis--an efficient and low complication regimen within the scope of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Early and late results of a prospective study]
    B J Leibl
    Chirurgische Klinik I, Marienhospital, Stuttgart
    Chirurg 72:812-7. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic hernia repair--TAPP or/and TEP?
    B J Leibl
    Department for General and Visceral Surgery, Marien Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 390:77-82. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The AESOP robot system in laparoscopic surgery: increased risk or advantage for surgeon and patient?
    B M Kraft
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Böheimstrasse 37, D 70199, Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 18:1216-23. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic transperitoneal hernia repair of incarcerated hernias: Is it feasible? Results of a prospective study
    B J Leibl
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital, Böheimstr Böheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 15:1179-83. 2001
  9. doi request reprint One-year results of a prospective, randomised clinical trial comparing four meshes in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (TAPP)
    R Bittner
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Hernia Center, EuromedClinic Fürth, Europaallee 1, 90763 Fürth, Germany
    Hernia 15:503-10. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic inguinal hernia repair in comparison with Shouldice and Lichtenstein repair. A systematic review of randomized trials
    C G Schmedt
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Dig Surg 19:511-7. 2002

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of endoscopic techniques vs Shouldice and other open nonmesh techniques for inguinal hernia repair: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    R Bittner
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199, Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 19:605-15. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint The standard of laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    R Bittner
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital, Boeheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:157-63. 2004
    ..How should we proceed in case of an occult choledocholithiasis? Is intraoperative cholangiography mandatory, and does the concept for the treatment of silent gall stones need to be revised in the era of laparoscopic cholecystectomy?..
  3. ncbi request reprint [Gallbladder calculi--always an indication for surgery?]
    R Bittner
    Klinik für Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Marienhospital Stuttgart
    Internist (Berl) 45:8-15. 2004
    ..Considering the minor impairment of daily activities with the laparoscopic technique, the present concept of treatment for asymptomatic and mildly symptomatic cholecystolithiasis needs to be scrutinized...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic transperitoneal procedure for routine repair of groin hernia
    R Bittner
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Br J Surg 89:1062-6. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic transperitoneal hernioplasty (TAPP) repair of inguinal hernias is thought to be a difficult surgical technique with high complication rates. The present study evaluated TAPP based on prospective documentation...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Selective pre- intra- and postoperative bile duct diagnosis--an efficient and low complication regimen within the scope of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Early and late results of a prospective study]
    B J Leibl
    Chirurgische Klinik I, Marienhospital, Stuttgart
    Chirurg 72:812-7. 2001
    ..Therefore it is recommended for routine use in laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic hernia repair--TAPP or/and TEP?
    B J Leibl
    Department for General and Visceral Surgery, Marien Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 390:77-82. 2005
    ..Of various endoscopic hernia repair procedures, TAPP and TEP have been selected for routine use...
  7. ncbi request reprint The AESOP robot system in laparoscopic surgery: increased risk or advantage for surgeon and patient?
    B M Kraft
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Böheimstrasse 37, D 70199, Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 18:1216-23. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the advantages and risks of the Automated Endoscopic System for Optical Positioning (AESOP) 3000 robot system during uncomplicated laparoscopic cholecystectomies or laparoscopic hernioplasty...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic transperitoneal hernia repair of incarcerated hernias: Is it feasible? Results of a prospective study
    B J Leibl
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital, Böheimstr Böheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 15:1179-83. 2001
    ..Laparoscopic transperitoneal hernia repair (TAPP) has proved its efficiency in elective surgery. However, TAPP results with incarcerated hernias still are unknown...
  9. doi request reprint One-year results of a prospective, randomised clinical trial comparing four meshes in laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (TAPP)
    R Bittner
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Hernia Center, EuromedClinic Fürth, Europaallee 1, 90763 Fürth, Germany
    Hernia 15:503-10. 2011
    ..The primary endpoint of the study was the incidence of chronic pain of any severity at the site of hernia repair at 1 year...
  10. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic inguinal hernia repair in comparison with Shouldice and Lichtenstein repair. A systematic review of randomized trials
    C G Schmedt
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Dig Surg 19:511-7. 2002
    ..This article provides an overview of randomized studies which compare endoscopic hernia repair techniques (TAPP/TEP) with the Shouldice and Lichtenstein repair...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Access-related complications in laparoscopic surgery. Tips and tricks to avoid trocar complications]
    C G Schmedt
    Klinik für Allgemein und Visceralchirurgie, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Boeheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart
    Chirurg 73:863-76; quiz 877-9. 2002
  12. ncbi request reprint [Surgical therapy of diverticulitis]
    R Bittner
    Klinik für Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Marienhospital Stuttgart
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 96:237-42. 2007
    ..Therefore, conversion to the conventional method should not be seen as a personal failure but rather as a responsible decision in favor of the patient's well-being...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and classification of inguinal hernias
    B M Kraft
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Böheimstrasse 37, D 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 17:2021-4. 2003
    ..The aim of this prospective clinical study was to determine whether the presence of a hernia, its size, and its type can be established preoperatively by clinical and ultrasound, examination...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Acute cholecystitis--immediate operation?--pro]
    R Bittner
    Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Marienhospital Stuttgart
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:970. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint [Inguinal hernia: TAPP--future standard?]
    R Bittner
    Klinik für Allgemein Viszeralchirurgie, Marienhospital Stuttgart, Böheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart
    Kongressbd Dtsch Ges Chir Kongr 119:283-7. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint [Analgesia in colon surgery. Can the use of NSAIDs reduce the opioid consumption following conventional and laparoscopic interventions?]
    B Kraft
    Abteilung für Allgemein und Visceralchirurgie, Marienhospital, Böheimstrasse 37, 70199 Stuttgart
    Chirurg 77:913-8. 2006
    ..The goal of our study was to evaluate the morphine-sparing effect of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) following both conventional and laparoscopic colon surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous bilateral laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair: an analysis of 1336 consecutive cases at a single center
    C G Schmedt
    Department of General Surgery, Marienhospital, Boeheimstrasse 37, D 70199 Stuttgart, Germany
    Surg Endosc 16:240-4. 2002
    ..We compare the use of unilateral and simultaneous bilateral laparoscopic hernioplasty [transabdominal preperitoneal patch (TAPP)]..
  18. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic Surgery Today (Br J Surg 2006; 93: 779-780)
    R Bittner
    Br J Surg 93:1433; author reply 1433. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint [Results of the Magdeburg consensus conference on surgical hernia repair]
    R Bittner
    Zentralbl Chir 128:549-50. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of endoscopic procedures vs Lichtenstein and other open mesh techniques for inguinal hernia repair: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    C G Schmedt
    Department of Surgery, University of Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 20, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Surg Endosc 19:188-99. 2005
    ..The Lichtenstein repair is one of the most common open mesh techniques and therefore of special interest...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The diagnostic value of radial multiplanar reformatting (MPR) in the CT-diagnosis of pulmonary embolism]
    M Pech
    Klinik fur Strahlenheilkunde, Charite Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin
    Rofo 176:1576-81. 2004
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic value of radial reformatting of axial multislice CT (MS-CT) data sets in the presumptive diagnosis of pulmonary embolism...
  22. ncbi request reprint [S3-guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of gallstones. German Society for Digestive and Metabolic Diseases and German Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract]
    F Lammert
    Die Institutsangaben sind am Ende des Beitrags gelistet
    Z Gastroenterol 45:971-1001. 2007
    ..The guideline used structural S3 consensus-based methodology and includes statements on clinical practice, prevention, outcome analysis, and integration of outpatient and inpatient care for patients with gallstone diseases...
  23. doi request reprint [Short version of the updated S3 (level 3) guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of gallstones of the German Society for Digestive and Metabolic Diseases and the German Society for the Surgery of the Alimentary Tract]
    F Lammert
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin II, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:311-6. 2008
    ..It used structural level 3 consensus-based methodology and includes statements on clinical practice, prevention, quality assurance, outcome analysis, and integration of outpatient and inpatient care for patients with gallstone disease...
  24. doi request reprint [Health for sale--effects of a competitive public health system on the quality of medical care]
    R Bittner
    Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Bayerns, Munchen
    Gesundheitswesen 70:352-3. 2008