Veit Rohde

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc The role of neuronavigation in intracranial endoscopic procedures
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 35:351-8. 2012
  2. pmc Cognition after malignant media infarction and decompressive hemicraniectomy--a retrospective observational study
    Holger Schmidt
    University of Gottingen, Department of Neurology, Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 11:77. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of delayed edema formation after fibrinolytic therapy for intracerebral hematomas: preliminary experimental data
    V Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 105:101-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Experiences in the management of brainstem hematomas
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 30:219-23; discussion 223-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint How useful is the 3-dimensional, surgeon's perspective-adjusted visualisation of the vessel anatomy during aneurysm surgery? A prospective clinical trial
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, University Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 30:209-16; discussion 216-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Intraoperative 3-dimensional ultrasound for resection control during brain tumour removal: preliminary results of a prospective randomized study
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Goettingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 109:187-90. 2011
  7. doi request reprint First experiences with an adjustable gravitational valve in childhood hydrocephalus
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:90-3. 2009
  8. pmc Intra-osseous ultrasound for pedicle screw positioning in the subaxial cervical spine: an experimental study
    Sven Rainer Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:655-61. 2010
  9. pmc Safety and efficacy of gravitational shunt valves in patients with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: a pragmatic, randomised, open label, multicentre trial (SVASONA)
    Johannes Lemcke
    Department of Neurosurgery, Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin, Warener Str 7, Berlin 12683, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:850-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of recombinant tissue-plasminogen-activator (rt-PA) on edema formation in a large-animal model of intracerebral hemorrhage
    Ruth Thiex
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Neurol Res 25:254-62. 2003

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Publications66

  1. pmc The role of neuronavigation in intracranial endoscopic procedures
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 35:351-8. 2012
    ..In the majority of the remaining endoscopic procedures, however, neuronavigation is at least beneficial. This finding suggests integrating neuronavigation into the operative routine in endoscopic tumour operations and cyst fenestrations...
  2. pmc Cognition after malignant media infarction and decompressive hemicraniectomy--a retrospective observational study
    Holger Schmidt
    University of Gottingen, Department of Neurology, Gottingen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 11:77. 2011
    ..In this study we not only describe neuropsychological deficits but also the quality of life and the extent of depression and other psychiatric symptoms in patients after complete media infarction of the non-speech dominant hemisphere...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of delayed edema formation after fibrinolytic therapy for intracerebral hematomas: preliminary experimental data
    V Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 105:101-4. 2008
    ..However, experimental data suggest that rtPA is neurotoxic and evokes a late perihematomal edema. We present preliminary data focusing on the avoidance of late edema formation after lysis of an intracerebral hematoma in a porcine model...
  4. ncbi request reprint Experiences in the management of brainstem hematomas
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 30:219-23; discussion 223-4. 2007
    ..Thus, we suggest not to proceed to surgery, even if the bleeding is accompanied by acute hydrocephalus. The majority of BSH not resulting in immediate coma are caused by underlying cavernomas. In these cases surgery should be considered...
  5. ncbi request reprint How useful is the 3-dimensional, surgeon's perspective-adjusted visualisation of the vessel anatomy during aneurysm surgery? A prospective clinical trial
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, University Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 30:209-16; discussion 216-7. 2007
    ..Possibly, this technique has the potential to improve operative results by reduction of the surgical trauma and avoidance of intraoperative complications...
  6. doi request reprint Intraoperative 3-dimensional ultrasound for resection control during brain tumour removal: preliminary results of a prospective randomized study
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Goettingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 109:187-90. 2011
    ..To enhance resection, especially intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has been applied. The aim of this prospective, randomized study was to test if intraoperative 3-D ultrasound likewise can be used for resection control...
  7. doi request reprint First experiences with an adjustable gravitational valve in childhood hydrocephalus
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 3:90-3. 2009
    ..The goal of this report was to describe the authors' initial experiences with an adjustable gravity-assisted valve (GAV) called the ProGAV in treating childhood hydrocephalus...
  8. pmc Intra-osseous ultrasound for pedicle screw positioning in the subaxial cervical spine: an experimental study
    Sven Rainer Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:655-61. 2010
    ..In this study its accuracy as a means of controlling intrapedicular screw hole positioning has been evaluated in the cervical spine...
  9. pmc Safety and efficacy of gravitational shunt valves in patients with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: a pragmatic, randomised, open label, multicentre trial (SVASONA)
    Johannes Lemcke
    Department of Neurosurgery, Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin, Warener Str 7, Berlin 12683, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:850-7. 2013
    ..To investigate whether gravitational valves reduce the risk of overdrainage complications compared with programmable valves in ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt surgery for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH)...
  10. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of recombinant tissue-plasminogen-activator (rt-PA) on edema formation in a large-animal model of intracerebral hemorrhage
    Ruth Thiex
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Neurol Res 25:254-62. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Sequential visualization of brain and fiber tract deformation during intracranial surgery with three-dimensional ultrasound: an approach to evaluate the effect of brain shift
    Volker A Coenen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, Aachen University of Technology, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 56:133-41; discussion 133-41. 2005
    ..We present a technique that allows intraoperative display of brain shift and its effects on fiber tracts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Addition of intravenous N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonists to local fibrinolytic therapy for the optimal treatment of experimental intracerebral hemorrhages
    Ruth Thiex
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 106:314-20. 2007
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Early surgery of multiple versus single aneurysms after subarachnoid hemorrhage: an increased risk for cerebral vasospasm?
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 114:935-41. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to define the correlation between vasospasm and the operative treatment of single intracranial aneurysms versus MIAs in a 1-stage operation...
  14. pmc Robot-assisted image-guided transcranial magnetic stimulation for somatotopic mapping of the motor cortex: a clinical pilot study
    Sven Rainer Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:333-43. 2010
    ..In this study, we have used robot-assisted image-guided transcranial magnetic stimulation (Ri-TMS) to elicit MEP response recorded for individual muscles and reconstruct functional motor maps of the primary motor cortex...
  15. doi request reprint Fibrinolytic therapy versus craniotomy for anticoagulant-associated intracerebral hemorrhage
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:518-22. 2009
    ..We examined outcomes after conventional craniotomy and stereotactic fibrinolytic therapy in a series of patients with anticoagulant-associated hemorrhages...
  16. pmc Perioperative course and accuracy of screw positioning in conventional, open robotic-guided and percutaneous robotic-guided, pedicle screw placement
    Sven Rainer Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 20:860-8. 2011
    ..The use of robotic guidance significantly increased accuracy of screw positioning while reducing the X-ray exposure. Patients seem to have a better perioperative course following percutaneous procedures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Frame-based and frameless stereotactic hematoma puncture and subsequent fibrinolytic therapy for the treatment of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage
    Ruth Thiex
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52057, Aachen, Germany
    J Neurol 251:1443-50. 2004
    ..Comparison of two minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage and subsequent lysis with regard to technical implications and clinical outcome of the patients...
  18. doi request reprint Predictors of subsequent overdrainage and clinical outcomes after ventriculoperitoneal shunting for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus
    Ullrich Meier
    Department of Neurosurgery, Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin, Berlin, Germany Centre for Clinical Research, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin, Germany Julius Wolff Institute, Charité Medical University Centre, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, Asklepios Hospital Altona, Hamburg, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, Saarland Medical University, Homburg Saar, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, Eberhard Karls University of Tubingen, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Cologne Merheim, Germany Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 73:1054-60. 2013
    ..Little is known about variables associated with overdrainage complications and neurofunctional and health-related quality of life outcomes in idiopathic normal-pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) patients after shunt surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prospective demonstration of short-term motor plasticity following acquired central pareses
    Marcus H T Reinges
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 24:1248-55. 2005
    ..The findings potentially also reflect increased functional demands imposed upon the motor network subsequent to a loss of dexterity...
  20. pmc Microsurgery can cure most intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulae of the sinus and non-sinus type
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 34:337-45; discussion 345. 2011
    ..In selected cases of cavernous sinus dAVFs, the role of microsurgery is reduced to that of an adjunct to endovascular therapy...
  21. doi request reprint Intraosseous ultrasonography to determine the accuracy of drill hole positioning prior to the placement of pedicle screws: an experimental study
    Sven Rainer Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:673-80. 2009
    ..The authors investigated the usefulness of an intraspinal, intraosseous ultrasonography technique to determine the accuracy of drill hole positioning...
  22. pmc Specific visualization of glioma cells in living low-grade tumor tissue
    Sven R Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e11323. 2010
    ..The aim in this study was to develop a robust, specific, new fluorescent probe for glioma cells that is easy to apply to live tumor biopsies and could identify tumor cells from normal brain cells at all levels of magnification...
  23. doi request reprint Lower incidence of transcranial Doppler and symptomatic vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage and aneurysm clipping in the elderly patient?
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 69:261-6; discussion 266-7. 2011
    ..It is well known that the vasoreactivity decreases with advancing age, but it is not well investigated in a large patient cohort whether, as a consequence, the incidence of vasospasm is lower in elderly patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint The role of endogenous versus exogenous tPA on edema formation in murine ICH
    Ruth Thiex
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Exp Neurol 189:25-32. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the role of the endogenous tPA appears to be limited to the early phase of edema formation, whereas exogenous rtPA is edema-promoting between days 3 and 7 after ICH...
  25. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of microsurgical treatment of lumbar spinal stenosis by unilateral laminotomy for bilateral decompression
    Markus F Oertel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 59:1264-9; discussion 1269-70. 2006
    ..However, limited follow-up data exist to determine the efficiency and outcome of ULBD. Therefore, the authors present their 10-year experience with ULBD and postoperative long-term results...
  26. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic transtentorial ventriculocystostomy and cystoventriculoperitoneal shunt in a neonate with Dandy-Walker malformation and associated aqueductal obstruction
    Martin R Weinzierl
    Department of Neurosurgery, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Pediatr Neurosurg 41:272-7. 2005
    ..The high rate of complications of combined shunting stimulated the authors to search for an alternative surgical solution...
  27. pmc Pituitary insufficiency after operation of supratentorial intra- and extraaxial tumors outside of the sellar-parasellar region?
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Clinics of Giessen and Marburg GmbH, Campus Giessen, Klinikstrasse 29, 35392, Giessen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 34:509-16. 2011
    ..The factors causing preoperative PI remain yet to be identified. The endocrine results after surgery are unchanged which rules out that surgery is the cause of PI...
  28. ncbi request reprint Preoperative mapping of cortical motor function: prospective comparison of functional magnetic resonance imaging and [15O]-H2O-positron emission tomography in the same co-ordinate system
    Marcus H T Reinges
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Aachen, Germany
    Nucl Med Commun 25:987-97. 2004
    ..As yet, no study has compared these two modalities within the same frame of reference in tumour patients...
  29. doi request reprint Standard open microdiscectomy versus minimal access trocar microdiscectomy: results of a prospective randomized study
    Yu Mi Ryang
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Rheinisch Westfäl Technische Hochschule Aachen, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 62:174-81; discussion 181-2. 2008
    ..5 mm trocar system for minimal access to the spine...
  30. pmc Microsurgical fenestration of perineural cysts to the thecal sac at the level of the distal dural sleeve
    Axel Neulen
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center of Neurological Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 153:1427-34; discussion 1434. 2011
    ....
  31. pmc First-line treatment of malignant glioma with carmustine implants followed by concomitant radiochemotherapy: a multicenter experience
    Hans Christoph Bock
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center of Neurological Medicine, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 33:441-9. 2010
    ..Save use of a combined approach will require specific prevention strategies for multimodal treatments...
  32. doi request reprint A transmedullary approach to occlusion of a ventral perimedullary arteriovenous fistula of the thoracic spinal cord
    Alf Giese
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 66:611-5; discussion 615. 2010
    ..Strictly ventral lesions typically require an anterior approach to ensure adequate exposure of the fistula as well and the preservation of the physiological blood supply to the spinal cord...
  33. doi request reprint CNS tumor 22 years after spinal neuroblastoma IV: diagnostic dilemma between recurrence and secondary malignancy
    Angelika Gutenberg
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Gottingen, Germany
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:61-8. 2009
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Fibrinolysis therapy achieved with tissue plasminogen activator and aspiration of the liquefied clot after experimental intracerebral hemorrhage: rapid reduction in hematoma volume but intensification of delayed edema formation
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Germany
    J Neurosurg 97:954-62. 2002
    ..Because both thrombin release and ischemia occur after SICH, the authors planned to investigate the effect of fibrinolytic therapy on hematoma and delayed edema volume...
  35. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome after surgical treatment of spontaneous and nonspontaneous spinal subdural hematomas
    Ruth Thiex
    Departments of Neurosurgery and Neuroradiology, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 3:12-6. 2005
    ..Therefore, the authors retrospectively evaluated the early and long-term functional outcomes measured in eight patients with spontaneous and nonspontaneous spinal SDHs in whom the clot had been evacuated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula associated with a spinal perimedullary fistula: case report
    Timo Krings
    Department of Neuroradiology, Clinic for Neurosurgery of the University Hospital, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 4:241-5. 2006
    ..The authors conclude that despite the rarity of dual pathological entities, the clinician should be aware of the possibility of the concurrence of more than one spinal fistula in the same patient...
  37. doi request reprint Management of hydrocephalus in infants by using shunts with adjustable valves
    Martin R Weinzierl
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:14-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this prospective study was to assess the efficacy of valve adjustments in preventing slitlike ventricles in children < 6 months old after the first shunt insertion...
  38. doi request reprint Intraosseous ultrasound in the placement of pedicle screws in the lumbar spine
    Sven R Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:400-7. 2009
    ..Experimental and intraoperative evaluation of the efficiency of a novel technique...
  39. pmc Necrotizing infundibulo-hypophysitis: an entity too rare to be true?
    Angelika Gutenberg
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center, Georg August University, 37099, Gottingen, Germany
    Pituitary 15:202-8. 2012
    ..The possible pathogenesis of this rare variant of hypophysitis is discussed...
  40. doi request reprint On the method of a randomised comparison of programmable valves with and without gravitational units: the SVASONA study
    Johannes Lemcke
    Department of Neurosurgery, Unfallkrankenhaus, Berlin, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 114:243-6. 2012
    ....
  41. doi request reprint A review of stereotaxy and lysis for intracranial hemorrhage
    Uzma Samadani
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 32:15-21; discussion 21-2. 2009
    ..The ongoing clinical trials evaluating the efficacy of stereotactic fibrinolysis are also discussed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Decompressive craniotomy: durotomy instead of duroplasty to reduce prolonged ICP elevation
    Ralf Burger
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 102:93-7. 2008
    ..Several longitudinal durotomies avoid these limitations, but it remains a matter of discussion if durotomies reduce ICP sufficiently...
  43. doi request reprint High chromosomal instability in brain metastases of colorectal carcinoma
    Angelika Gutenberg
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Gottingen, D 37099, Germany
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 198:47-51. 2010
    ..The prevalently altered genomic regions in the metastases of this study are likely to harbor genes that play an important role in the genesis of brain-specific metastasis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Lumbar foraminal and far lateral juxtafacet cyst of intraspinal origin
    Markus F Oertel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Surg Neurol 66:197-9; discussion 199. 2006
    ..We report the unique case of a lumbar intra-, trans-, and extraforaminal JFC to illustrate the rare location and unusual presentation and discuss its anatomical variants, diagnostic difficulties, and therapeutic consequences...
  45. doi request reprint Transcranial direct current stimulation induces polarity-specific changes of cortical blood perfusion in the rat
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center Gottingen, Germany
    Exp Neurol 227:322-7. 2011
    ..Towards evaluating the therapeutic potential of tDCS in acute stroke, we investigated tDCS-effects on cerebral blood flow (CBF) in a tDCS rat model adapted for this purpose...
  46. ncbi request reprint Virtual placement of posterior C1-C2 transarticular screw fixation
    Peter Spangenberg
    Neurochirurgische Klinik, Universitätsklinik RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 29:114-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that due to the variability of the anatomy of the upper cervical spine, optimal transarticular C1-C2 screw placement is not possible in up to 26%, and even hazardous in up to 15%...
  47. ncbi request reprint Postshunt insertion CSF leaks in infants treated by an adjustable valve opening pressure reduction
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Technology RWTH, Pauwelstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Childs Nerv Syst 18:702-4. 2002
    ..Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leakages through the operation wound following shunt placement are commonly treated by head elevation when the shunt is patent and signs of infection are absent...
  48. pmc Different molecular patterns in glioblastoma multiforme subtypes upon recurrence
    Ramon Martinez
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    J Neurooncol 96:321-9. 2010
    ..Taken together, our results strongly suggest that recurrences of GBM may display two distinct pattern of accumulation of molecular alterations depending on the profile of the original tumor...
  49. doi request reprint The adjustable proGAV shunt: a prospective safety and reliability multicenter study
    Christian Sprung
    Department of Neurosurgery, Universitatsmedizin Berlin Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Neurosurgery 66:465-74. 2010
    ..To evaluate the reliability of the gravitation-assisted adjustable proGAV shunt system with a prospective multicenter study conducted in 10 German hospitals...
  50. doi request reprint Temporobasal, transsphenoidal meningoencephalocele becoming symptomatic with spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea: diagnostic work-up and microsurgical strategy
    Naureen Keric
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 74:e111-5. 2013
    ..Clinical history, the findings of computerized tomography (CT) scans and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), the microsurgical procedure, and histopathology are reported...
  51. doi request reprint Concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide of newly diagnosed glioblastoma in elderly patients
    Timo Behm
    Department of Neurosurgery, Universitatsmedizin Gottingen, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:2142-6. 2013
    ..However, after combined treatment became standard at our center all patients were considered for combined therapy. We retrospectively analyzed the effect of temozolomide focused on elderly patients...
  52. doi request reprint Cranioplasty after decompressive hemicraniectomy: underestimated surgery-associated complications?
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:1293-7. 2013
    ..While numerous studies deal with DC, little is known about the encountered problems of bone flap reimplantation. Thus, aim of the study was to identify surgery-associated complications after bone flap reimplantation...
  53. doi request reprint Indocyanine green angiography in endoscopic third ventriculostomy
    Dorothee Wachter
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 73:ons67-72; ons72-3. 2013
    ..Vessel injury is considered to be the most threatening complication. The use of indocyanine green (ICG) angiography has become an established tool in vascular microneurosurgery...
  54. pmc Chloroquine activates the p53 pathway and induces apoptosis in human glioma cells
    Ella L Kim
    The Translational Neurooncology Research Group, Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Neuro Oncol 12:389-400. 2010
    ..Our results clarify the mechanistic basis underlying the antineoplastic effect of chloroquine and reveal its therapeutic potential as an adjunct to glioma chemotherapy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cervical cord exostosis compressing the axis in a boy with hereditary multiple exostoses. Case illustration
    Marcus C Korinth
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital of the Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 100:223. 2004
  56. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative three-dimensional visualization of the pyramidal tract in a neuronavigation system (PTV) reliably predicts true position of principal motor pathways
    Volker Arnd Coenen
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital of the Aachen University RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Surg Neurol 60:381-90; discussion 390. 2003
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pituitary deficiency in patients after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Ilonka Kreitschmann-Andermahr
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Aachen, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:4986-92. 2004
    ..In summary, neuroendocrine dysfunction was identified in a substantial portion of patients with previous aneurysmal SAH and should be borne in mind as a potential long-term sequel of the illness...
  58. ncbi request reprint A microarray-based DNA methylation study of glioblastoma multiforme
    Ramon Martinez
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Goettingen, Goettingen WT 084071, Germany
    Epigenetics 4:255-64. 2009
    ..Furthermore, we identified that promoter hypermethylation of the transcription factor gene GATA6 (occurring in 30% of GBM) was significantly associated with unfavorable patient survival...
  59. doi request reprint The rationale and design of the Giant Intracranial Aneurysm Registry: a retrospective and prospective study
    Julius Dengler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Charite, Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, CVK, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Stroke 6:266-70. 2011
    ..It aims to evaluate the hypothesis that all three possible branches of therapy (conservative/endovascular/surgical) lead to equal rupture rates...
  60. ncbi request reprint Inadvertent intrathecal vincristine administration: a neurosurgical emergency. Case report
    Maher Qweider
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Aachen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Spine 6:280-3. 2007
    ..In conclusion, accidental intrathecal vincristine injection requires emergency and adequate neurosurgical therapy...
  61. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous adrenal hemorrhage: a little-known complication of intracranial tumor surgery. Case report
    Angelika Gutenberg
    Departments of Neurosurgery, Georg August University, Gottingen, Germany
    J Neurosurg 106:1086-8. 2007
    ..In this brief report they seek to draw attention to this rare but life-threatening complication, because rapid diagnosis can be life-saving...
  62. doi request reprint Multiphoton excitation fluorescence microscopy of 5-aminolevulinic acid induced fluorescence in experimental gliomas
    Sven Rainer Kantelhardt
    Department of Neurosurgery, Georg August University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 40:273-81. 2008
    ..However, current techniques of intraoperative detection of protoporphyrin IX fluorescence in situ do not offer subcellular resolution. Therefore, discrimination of non-specific 5-ALA induced fluorescence remains difficult...
  63. ncbi request reprint Complications of burr-hole craniostomy and closed-system drainage for chronic subdural hematomas: a retrospective analysis of 376 patients
    Veit Rohde
    Department of Neurosurgery, Klinikum Kalkweg, Duisburg, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 25:89-94. 2002
    ..The surgical and medical complications of BCD have seldom been investigated systematically. The objective of this study was to define the frequency of surgical and medical complications following BCD for cSDH...
  64. ncbi request reprint Minor inflammation after surgical evacuation compared with fibrinolytic therapy of experimental intracerebral hemorrhages
    Ruth Thiex
    Department of Neurosurgery, Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52057 Aachen Germany
    Neurol Res 27:493-8. 2005
    ....
  65. doi request reprint Nogo-a expression in glial CNS tumors: a tool to differentiate between oligodendrogliomas and other gliomas?
    Tanja Kuhlmann
    Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Munster, Munster, Germany
    Am J Surg Pathol 32:1444-53. 2008
    ..They also support the hypothesis that GBM may be a heterogeneous group of tumors derived from different progenitor cells...