Arnd Timmermann

Summary

Affiliation: Rettungs- und Intensivmedizin
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Novices ventilate and intubate quicker and safer via intubating laryngeal mask than by conventional bag-mask ventilation and laryngoscopy
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Germany
    Anesthesiology 107:570-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint [Laryngeal mask LMA Supreme. Application by medical personnel inexperienced in airway management]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, 37099 Gottingen, Deutschland
    Anaesthesist 57:970-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Which airway should I use?
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:595-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Intubating laryngeal mask airway for difficult out-of-hospital airway management: a prospective evaluation
    A Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency, and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 99:286-91. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Laryngoscopic versus intubating LMA guided tracheal intubation by novice users--a manikin study
    A Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 73:412-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Out-of-hospital airway management in northern Germany. Physician-specific knowledge, procedures and equipment]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 56:328-34. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The out-of-hospital esophageal and endobronchial intubations performed by emergency physicians
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Anesth Analg 104:619-23. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Prehospital airway management: a prospective evaluation of anaesthesia trained emergency physicians
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care and Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 70:179-85. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [LMA CTrach: initial experiences in patients with difficult-to-manage airways]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen, Germany
    Anaesthesist 55:528-34. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the CTrach--an intubating LMA with integrated fibreoptic system
    A Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University Medical School, Goettingen, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 96:516-21. 2006

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Novices ventilate and intubate quicker and safer via intubating laryngeal mask than by conventional bag-mask ventilation and laryngoscopy
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Germany
    Anesthesiology 107:570-6. 2007
    ..This study compares success rates for ventilation and intubation via the intubating laryngeal mask (ILMA-V/ILMA-TI) with those via bag-mask ventilation and laryngoscopic intubation (BM-V/LG-TI)...
  2. doi request reprint [Laryngeal mask LMA Supreme. Application by medical personnel inexperienced in airway management]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, 37099 Gottingen, Deutschland
    Anaesthesist 57:970-5. 2008
    ..The Laryngeal Mask Airway Supreme (LMA-S) is a new disposable airway device that combines features of the LMA ProSeal (PLMA, gastric access) and LMA Fastrach (curved shaft to ease insertion) and has been available since April 2007...
  3. ncbi request reprint Which airway should I use?
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:595-9. 2007
    ..To summarize recent findings for the optimal airway device for patients in the operating room and for medical personnel with limited experience in out-of-hospital airway management...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intubating laryngeal mask airway for difficult out-of-hospital airway management: a prospective evaluation
    A Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency, and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 99:286-91. 2007
    ..The intubating laryngeal mask airway (ILMA) is a ventilatory and intubating device which may be of value in this arena. We evaluated the ILMA for out-of-hospital management of the difficult airway...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laryngoscopic versus intubating LMA guided tracheal intubation by novice users--a manikin study
    A Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 73:412-6. 2007
    ..This pilot study was conducted to determine whether tracheal intubation was more rapid and the success rate higher using an intubating laryngeal mask airway...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Out-of-hospital airway management in northern Germany. Physician-specific knowledge, procedures and equipment]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 56:328-34. 2007
    ..To date no specific data are available on the qualifications of emergency physicians (EPs) and the quality of emergency equipment in northern Germany...
  7. ncbi request reprint The out-of-hospital esophageal and endobronchial intubations performed by emergency physicians
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Anesth Analg 104:619-23. 2007
    ..Rapid establishment of a patent airway in ill or injured patients is a priority for prehospital rescue personnel. Out-of-hospital tracheal intubation can be challenging. Unrecognized esophageal intubation is a clinical disaster...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prehospital airway management: a prospective evaluation of anaesthesia trained emergency physicians
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care and Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 70:179-85. 2006
    ..To determine the characteristics of prehospital tracheal intubation and the incidence of difficult-to-manage airways in out-of-hospital patients managed by emergency medicine physicians with anaesthesia training...
  9. ncbi request reprint [LMA CTrach: initial experiences in patients with difficult-to-manage airways]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen, Germany
    Anaesthesist 55:528-34. 2006
    ..Hence the LMA CTrach laryngeal mask airway (CTrach) was developed with an integrated fibreoptic system which can be connected to a monitor for visualisation of the larynx during intubation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the CTrach--an intubating LMA with integrated fibreoptic system
    A Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University Medical School, Goettingen, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 96:516-21. 2006
    ..The laryngeal mask airway CTrach (CTrach) is a variant of the intubating laryngeal mask airway. It provides visualization of the larynx during intubation and is designed to increase the success rates of ventilation and tracheal intubation...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Simulation and airway management]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 54:582-7. 2005
    ..This article outlines new training concepts in airway management with the help of simulation and simulators. We describe technical prerequisites and provide information on the implementation of difficult airway scenarios...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported changes in attitude and behavior after attending a simulation-aided airway management course
    Sebastian G Russo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    J Clin Anesth 19:517-22. 2007
    ..To evaluate the influence of a simulator-aided course for airway management on participants' daily clinical airway management practice...
  13. doi request reprint Characteristics and outcome of prehospital paediatric tracheal intubation attended by anaesthesia-trained emergency physicians
    Christoph Eich
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 80:1371-7. 2009
    ..To collect data regarding prehospital paediatric tracheal intubation by emergency physicians skilled in advanced airway management...
  14. doi request reprint Out-of-hospital airway management with the LMA CTrach--a prospective evaluation
    Eike A Nickel
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Goettingen, 37099 Goettingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 79:212-8. 2008
    ..The LMA CTrach Laryngeal Mask Airway (CTrach) may increase intubation success. Therefore, we evaluated the CTrach as the primary tool for airway management in the out-of-hospital setting in adult patients...
  15. doi request reprint Prospective clinical and fiberoptic evaluation of the Supreme laryngeal mask airway
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center, Gottingen, Germany
    Anesthesiology 110:262-5. 2009
    ..The LMA Supreme (The Laryngeal Mask Company Limited, St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands) aims to combine the LMA Fastrach feature of easy insertion with the gastric access and high oropharyngeal leak pressures of the LMA ProSeal...
  16. doi request reprint Characteristics of out-of-hospital paediatric emergencies attended by ambulance- and helicopter-based emergency physicians
    Christoph Eich
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre Göttingen, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 80:888-92. 2009
    ..As it is assumed that this may lead to deficient service we aimed to gather robust data on the characteristics of OOH paediatric emergencies...
  17. ncbi request reprint LMA-ProSeal for elective postoperative care on the intensive care unit: a prospective, randomized trial
    Sebastian G Russo
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Anesthesiology 111:116-21. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint [New pathways in undergraduate medical education - first experiences with the cross section speciality emergency and intensive care medicine]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anasthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 40:536-43. 2005
    ..We present the new curriculum, calculate the associated personnel resources and demonstrate the results of the structured evaluation given by the participating students...
  19. doi request reprint Paramedic versus emergency physician emergency medical service: role of the anaesthesiologist and the European versus the Anglo-American concept
    Arnd Timmermann
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 21:222-7. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint [Medical emergency teams: current situation and perspectives of preventive in-hospital intensive care medicine]
    S G Russo
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Deutschland
    Anaesthesist 57:70-80. 2008
    ..This article reviews available data on preventive in-hospital intensive care medicine and reflects on the circumstances for an implementation of METs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland...
  21. ncbi request reprint [New perspectives for simulator-based training in paediatric anaesthesia and emergency medicine]
    C Eich
    Lehr und Simulationszentrum für Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 55:179-84. 2006
    ..A multimodular concept of training, including such simulator-based techniques, may relieve the widespread shortage in clinical experience, and hence greatly facilitate improvement of quality of care and patient safety...
  22. ncbi request reprint Outcome of 12 drowned children with attempted resuscitation on cardiopulmonary bypass: an analysis of variables based on the "Utstein Style for Drowning"
    Christoph Eich
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Georg August University, Gottingen, Germany
    Resuscitation 75:42-52. 2007
    ..Applying the USFD and evaluating its data template for outcome analysis, we report here on the largest study published thus far of drowned children (age 0-14) who underwent attempted resuscitation on cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  23. doi request reprint [Evaluation of the new supraglottic airway devices Ambu AuraOnce and Intersurgical i-gel. Positioning, sealing, patient comfort and airway morbidity]
    J F Heuer
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 58:813-20. 2009
    ..Supraglottic airway devices (SGAD) have become more important in airway management over the past years and an objective comparison of the available devices is in order...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Teaching and simulation. Methods, demands, evaluation and visions]
    A Timmermann
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37099, Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 56:53-62. 2007
    ..5, 1.6, 1.5 and 1.5, respectively, on a scale of 1-6. These scores were better than those given for other segments of the curriculum...
  25. doi request reprint [Extraglottic airway devices in the intensive care unit]
    S G Russo
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075 Gottingen, Deutschland
    Anaesthesist 59:555-63. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the possible advantages of EGA during postoperative recovery from anaesthesia as well as termination of controlled ventilation for intensive care patients are discussed...
  26. doi request reprint [Out-of-hospital pediatric emergencies. Perception and assessment by emergency physicians]
    C Eich
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075, Gottingen, Deutschland
    Anaesthesist 58:876-83. 2009
    ..This may lead to insecurity and fear. However, it is unknown how EPs perceive and assess pediatric emergencies and how they could be better prepared for them...
  27. pmc Undergraduate medical education in emergency medical care: a nationwide survey at German medical schools
    Stefan K Beckers
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Medical Faculty, Section Emergency Medical Care, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    BMC Emerg Med 9:7. 2009
    ..A survey of the current status of undergraduate medical education in emergency medical care establishes the basis for further committee work...
  28. pmc Impact of physical fitness and biometric data on the quality of external chest compression: a randomised, crossover trial
    Sebastian G Russo
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre Göttingen, Robert Koch Straße 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Emerg Med 11:20. 2011
    ..We hypothesised that physical fitness, biometric data and gender can influence the quality of ECC. Furthermore, we aimed to determine objective parameters of physical fitness that can reliably predict the quality of ECC...
  29. doi request reprint A controlled rapid-sequence induction technique for infants may reduce unsafe actions and stress
    C Eich
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre, Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 53:1167-72. 2009
    ..Clinical observation suggests that RSI-controlled may reduce the adverse effects noted above. We aimed to evaluate both techniques with respect to unsafe actions and stress...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Accidental hypothermia in the household environment. Importance of preclinical temperature measurement]
    S Russo
    Zentrum Anaesthesiologie, Rettungs und Intensivmedizin, Georg August Universitat, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37099 Gottingen
    Anaesthesist 54:1209-14. 2005
    ..In one case the immediate diagnosis lead to complete convalescence, the other patient died of multiple organ failure. The primary diagnosis, diagnostic methods and therapy as well as the primary treatment are discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Differences among forced-air warming systems with upper body blankets are small. A randomized trial for heat transfer in volunteers
    T Perl
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 47:1159-64. 2003
    ..We investigated four forced-air warming systems in combination with upper body blankets for existing differences in heat transfer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Construction and evaluation of a manikin for perioperative heat exchange
    A Brauer
    Department of Anesthesiology, Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 46:43-50. 2002
    ..To allow a systematic analysis of this heat exchange, we constructed and evaluated a copper manikin of the human body...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison between the PLA Cobra and the Laryngeal Mask Airway Unique: choice of Laryngeal Mask Airway Unique size
    Arnd Timmermann
    Anesth Analg 104:457-8; author reply 458. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint The Magill forceps for removing the intubating laryngeal mask airway after tracheal intubation
    Sebastian Russo
    J Clin Anesth 18:477-9. 2006