W J Randerath

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Care of patients under mechanical ventilation at home and in nursing home conditions. Position paper of the German Medical Associations of Pneumology and Ventilatory Support ("Deutsche Gesellschaft für Pneumologie und Beatmungsmedizin e. V." and "Arbeits
    W Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Aufderhöher Strasse 169 175, 42699 Solingen
    Pneumologie 62:305-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint [Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease]
    W J Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Solingen, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 138:541-7. 2013
  3. pmc Evaluation of a noninvasive algorithm for differentiation of obstructive and central hypopneas
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Sleep 36:363-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term auto-servoventilation or constant positive pressure in heart failure and coexisting central with obstructive sleep apnea
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Chest 142:440-7. 2012
  5. pmc Inhibition of granulocyte migration by tiotropium bromide
    Gabriela Vacca
    Department for Pulmonary Medicine, Allergology, Sleep Medicine and Intensive Care, Hospital Bethanien, Universitaet Witten Herdecke, Solingen, Germany
    Respir Res 12:24. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Therapeutical options for the treatment of Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Swiss Med Wkly 139:135-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Adaptive servo-ventilation in patients with coexisting obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea and Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Sleep Med 9:823-30. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Combined adaptive servo-ventilation and automatic positive airway pressure (anticyclic modulated ventilation) in co-existing obstructive and central sleep apnea syndrome and periodic breathing
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Aufderhöherstrasse 169 175, Solingen, Germany
    Sleep Med 10:898-903. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a system for transcutaneous long-term capnometry
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Respiration 80:139-45. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Alternatives to positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Winfried J Randerath
    Professor of Medicine, Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Aufderhöherstrasse 169 175, 42699 Solingen, Germany
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:255-63. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint [Care of patients under mechanical ventilation at home and in nursing home conditions. Position paper of the German Medical Associations of Pneumology and Ventilatory Support ("Deutsche Gesellschaft für Pneumologie und Beatmungsmedizin e. V." and "Arbeits
    W Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Aufderhöher Strasse 169 175, 42699 Solingen
    Pneumologie 62:305-8. 2008
    ..V." and the "Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Heimbeatmung und Respiratorentwöhnung e. V.", wish to present this actual position paper. However, scientific guidelines are in preparation...
  2. doi request reprint [Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease]
    W J Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Solingen, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 138:541-7. 2013
    ..Aspirin desensitization is the most relevant therapeutical approach which improves nasal symptoms in the majority of patients and may stabilize intrinsic asthma...
  3. pmc Evaluation of a noninvasive algorithm for differentiation of obstructive and central hypopneas
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Sleep 36:363-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate a standardized algorithm combining these polysomnographic parameters for the discrimination of hypopneas in everyday practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term auto-servoventilation or constant positive pressure in heart failure and coexisting central with obstructive sleep apnea
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Chest 142:440-7. 2012
    ..Our objective was to evaluate a randomized, controlled trial to compare the efficacy of ASV and CPAP in reducing breathing disturbances and improving cardiac parameters in patients with HF and coexisting sleep-disordered breathing...
  5. pmc Inhibition of granulocyte migration by tiotropium bromide
    Gabriela Vacca
    Department for Pulmonary Medicine, Allergology, Sleep Medicine and Intensive Care, Hospital Bethanien, Universitaet Witten Herdecke, Solingen, Germany
    Respir Res 12:24. 2011
    ..On this basis, we investigated the ability of the long-acting anticholinergic tiotropium bromide to inhibit a) alveolar macrophage (AM)-mediated chemotaxis of neutrophils, and b) cellular release of reactive oxygen species (ROS)...
  6. doi request reprint Therapeutical options for the treatment of Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Swiss Med Wkly 139:135-9. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, data on the long term use and the influence on cardiac parameters are necessary...
  7. doi request reprint Adaptive servo-ventilation in patients with coexisting obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea and Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Sleep Med 9:823-30. 2008
    ..Adaptive servo-ventilation (ASV) effectively suppresses CSA/CSR in heart failure, but only few trials have considered patients with coexisting OSAS and CSA/CSR...
  8. doi request reprint Combined adaptive servo-ventilation and automatic positive airway pressure (anticyclic modulated ventilation) in co-existing obstructive and central sleep apnea syndrome and periodic breathing
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Aufderhöherstrasse 169 175, Solingen, Germany
    Sleep Med 10:898-903. 2009
    ..This is the first trial on a device which combines both treatment modes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a system for transcutaneous long-term capnometry
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Respiration 80:139-45. 2010
    ..Former systems of transcutaneous capnometry combining the measurement of oxygen partial pressure (PO(2)) and PCO(2) had their limitations due to skin irritations caused by the heating-up of the sensor and a short application time of 4 h...
  10. ncbi request reprint Alternatives to positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Winfried J Randerath
    Professor of Medicine, Institute of Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Aufderhöherstrasse 169 175, 42699 Solingen, Germany
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:255-63. 2009
    ..Multilevel surgery concepts are of increasing interest, although more data from prospective, controlled studies are needed...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment options in Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Winfried J Randerath
    Institute of Pneumology, University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Aufderhöherstraße 169 175, 42699 Solingen, Germany
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 4:341-51. 2010
    ..ASV has proven to be superior to CPAP but the long-term efficacy and the influences on cardiac parameters and survival are still under investigation...
  12. doi request reprint [Pathophysiology of the obesity hypoventilation syndrome]
    W J Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien
    Pneumologie 62:398-403. 2008
    ..However, there seems to be a relative leptin deficiency in the brain in overweight humans. Therefore, in contrast to animals, leptin cannot sufficiently increase ventilation in man to avoid hypercapnia...
  13. doi request reprint Non-CPAP therapies in obstructive sleep apnoea
    W J Randerath
    Institute for Pneumology at the University Witten Herdecke, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Centre of Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Bethanien Hospital, Solingen, Germany
    Eur Respir J 37:1000-28. 2011
    ..Multilevel surgery is only a salvage procedure for OSA patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Are there alternative therapeutical options other than CPAP in the treatment of the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome]
    W Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie, Universitat Witten Herdecke, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Solingen, Germany
    Pneumologie 61:458-66. 2007
    ..There is no evidence for any other treatment options...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Automatic positive airway pressure in titration and treatment of the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome]
    W J Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Solingen
    Pneumologie 61:228-32. 2007
    ..A high constant CPAP level, huge pressure variability, insufficient compliance with constant CPAP may be indications for APAP treatment. The main reason for automatic titration is the standardisation of the initiation process...
  16. doi request reprint [Sleep medicine in pneumology]
    W J Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Krankenhaus Bethanien
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:706-9. 2011
    ..This review presents new data on these aspects. Moreover, the association of sleep apnoea and pulmonary embolism and the question of optimal sleep duration are addressed...
  17. ncbi request reprint [When the cough will not stop! Diagnosis and treatment of chronic cough]
    Winfried Randerath
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Krankenhaus Bethanien, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin, Aufderhöherstrasse 169 175, 42699 Solingen
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 28:391-8. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Tongue-muscle training by intraoral electrical neurostimulation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Winfried J Randerath
    Bethanien Hospital, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center of Sleep Medicine and Ventilatory Care, University Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Sleep 27:254-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the efficacy of tongue-muscle training by electrical neurostimulation of the upper-airway muscles as an alternative therapy option for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Acetylcysteine in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Secretolytic, antioxidant or placebo?]
    Winfried Randerath
    Krankenhaus Bethanien, Aufderhöher Str 169 175, 42699 Solingen
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 26:375-8. 2003
  20. doi request reprint [Recommendations for invasive home mechanical ventilation]
    W J Randerath
    Krankenhaus Bethanien, Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Klinik für Pneumologie und Allergologie, Zentrum für Schlaf und Beatmungsmedizin
    Pneumologie 65:72-88. 2011
    ..The recommendations are supplemented by appendices which include patient transfer forms, checklists for the supply of basic resources for home ventilation, as well as a template for the letter of discharge from hospital...
  21. doi request reprint [Consensus paper on the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disordered breathing]
    W J Randerath
    Krankenhaus Bethanien gGmbH, Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Solingen
    Pneumologie 68:106-23. 2014
    ..In addition, it focusses on the relevance of the pretest probability and describes a therapeutical algorithm. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint A test for the determination of sustained attention in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    W J Randerath
    Klinik Ambrock, Hagen, Department of Pneumology, Allergology and Sleep Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Witten, Germany
    Respiration 67:526-32. 2000
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  23. ncbi request reprint Autoadjusting CPAP therapy based on impedance efficacy, compliance and acceptance
    W J Randerath
    Klinik Ambrock, Department of Pneumology, Allergology and Sleep Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:652-7. 2001
    ..The treatment pressure can be reduced significantly, and sleep microstructure improved with APAP(FOT). These might be the reasons for patient preference of automatic therapy...
  24. doi request reprint ["Common variable immunodeficiency"--first diagnosis of a rare pneumological disease]
    C Priegnitz
    Institut für Pneumologie an der Universität Witten Herdecke, Krankenhaus Bethanien gGmbH, Aufderhöher Strasse 169 175, Solingen
    Pneumologie 65:589-95. 2011
    ..It is the most prevalent form of severe antibody deficiency in children and adults and occurs with a probability of 1:25,000 in the population...
  25. ncbi request reprint APAP or CPAP: who benefits?
    Winfried J Randerath
    Sleep Med 8:691-2. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparison of automatic and continuous positive airway pressure in a night-by-night analysis: a randomized, crossover study
    Wolfgang Galetke
    Bethanien Hospital Solingen, Clinic for Pneumology and Allergology, Center for Sleep Medicine and Respiratory Care, Institute for Pneumology, University Witten Herdecke, Solingen, Germany
    Respiration 75:163-9. 2008
    ..Long-term compliance is suboptimal in the treatment of the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Auto-adjusting CPAP based on impedance versus bilevel pressure in difficult-to-treat sleep apnea syndrome: a prospective randomized crossover study
    Winfried J Randerath
    Department for Pneumology, Allergology and Sleep Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Germany
    Med Sci Monit 9:CR353-8. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint An individually adjustable oral appliance vs continuous positive airway pressure in mild-to-moderate obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Winfried J Randerath
    Klinik Ambrock, Hagen, Germany
    Chest 122:569-75. 2002
    ..We therefore compared an individually adjustable intraoral sleep apnea device (ISAD) that permits movements of the lower jaw in three dimensions, with CPAP in the treatment of patients with an apnea/hypopnea index (AHI) < or = 30/h...