R Becker

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Affiliation: Philipps University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Continuous intrathecal clonidine administration for the treatment of neuropathic pain
    E I Uhle
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 75:167-75. 2000
  2. ncbi Combined intrathecal baclofen and morphine infusion for the treatment of spasticity related pain and central deafferentiation pain
    S Gatscher
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Hospital, Marburg, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 79:75-6. 2002
  3. ncbi The significance of intrathecal opioid therapy for the treatment of neuropathic cancer pain conditions
    R Becker
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Hospital Marburg, Germany
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 75:16-26. 2000
  4. ncbi Aneurysm of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery caused by a traumatic perforating artery tear-out mechanism in a child
    U Sure
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Childs Nerv Syst 15:354-6. 1999
  5. ncbi Advanced image-guided skull base surgery
    U Sure
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Marburg, Baldingerstrabetae, Germany
    Surg Neurol 53:563-72; discussion 572. 2000
  6. ncbi Spinal type IV arteriovenous malformations (perimedullary fistulas) in children
    U Sure
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Childs Nerv Syst 16:508-15. 2000
  7. ncbi Phase I clinical trial on adjuvant active immunotherapy of human gliomas with GD2-conjugate
    R Becker
    Br J Neurosurg 16:269-75. 2002
  8. ncbi De novo erythropoietin receptor (EPO-R) expression in human neoplastic glial cells decreases with grade of malignancy but is favourably associated with patient survival
    M Mittelbronn
    Institute of Brain Research Neuropathology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 33:299-307. 2007
  9. ncbi The clinico-surgico-pathological spectrum of myxopapillary ependymomas--report of four unusal cases and review of the literature
    J Schittenhelm
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Neuropathol 27:21-8. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi Continuous intrathecal clonidine administration for the treatment of neuropathic pain
    E I Uhle
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 75:167-75. 2000
    ..On the basis of the results achieved so far, we recommend that clonidine should be routinely tested for intrathecal drug administration, especially in patients with a prominent neuropathic pain component...
  2. ncbi Combined intrathecal baclofen and morphine infusion for the treatment of spasticity related pain and central deafferentiation pain
    S Gatscher
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Hospital, Marburg, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 79:75-6. 2002
    ..So far, only spasticity associated musculosceletal pain has been reported to respond to intrathecal baclofen application [1, 2]...
  3. ncbi The significance of intrathecal opioid therapy for the treatment of neuropathic cancer pain conditions
    R Becker
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Hospital Marburg, Germany
    Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 75:16-26. 2000
    ..1% median pain reduction). Neuropathic pain in the extremities reacted least to the application of intrathecal opioids. Optimal results were obtained for nociceptive pain in the trunk area of the body...
  4. ncbi Aneurysm of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery caused by a traumatic perforating artery tear-out mechanism in a child
    U Sure
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Childs Nerv Syst 15:354-6. 1999
    ..Such a mechanism explains both the initial SAH and the development of the false aneurysm responsible for the second SAH...
  5. ncbi Advanced image-guided skull base surgery
    U Sure
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University Marburg, Baldingerstrabetae, Germany
    Surg Neurol 53:563-72; discussion 572. 2000
    ..Preoperative planning and intraoperative identification of anatomic landmarks is especially important in complex tumors since it helps avoid or minimize surgical morbidity...
  6. ncbi Spinal type IV arteriovenous malformations (perimedullary fistulas) in children
    U Sure
    Department of Neurosurgery, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Childs Nerv Syst 16:508-15. 2000
    ..Perimedullary AVFs are rare in the paediatric age group. We report the treatment regimen and the clinico-radiological findings for these malformations at our institution...
  7. ncbi Phase I clinical trial on adjuvant active immunotherapy of human gliomas with GD2-conjugate
    R Becker
    Br J Neurosurg 16:269-75. 2002
    ..The medial total survival time was 76 weeks. Adverse effects have not been observed. Active GD2-KLH/MPL-A immunization was technically feasible, but did not elicit anti-GD2 antibody generation...
  8. ncbi De novo erythropoietin receptor (EPO-R) expression in human neoplastic glial cells decreases with grade of malignancy but is favourably associated with patient survival
    M Mittelbronn
    Institute of Brain Research Neuropathology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 33:299-307. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to investigate to what extent the decreased mortality in age-stratified patient groups with high EPO-R levels reflects a direct beneficial role of EPO-R expression...
  9. ncbi The clinico-surgico-pathological spectrum of myxopapillary ependymomas--report of four unusal cases and review of the literature
    J Schittenhelm
    Institute of Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Clin Neuropathol 27:21-8. 2008
    ..Due to the anatomic complexity of the cauda equina, a complete resection can be technically challenging in this region. However, a gross total resection at the primary surgery is the most predictive factor for the outcome...