O Thomusch

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Is primary total thyroidectomy justified in benign multinodular goiter? Results of a prospective quality assurance study of 45 hospitals offering different levels of care]
    O Thomusch
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Gefässchirurgie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg
    Chirurg 74:437-43. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of intra-operative neuromonitoring signals in thyroid surgery
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University of Halle Wittenberg, Halle, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:499-503. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative neuromonitoring of surgery for benign goiter
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle, Wittenberg, Germany
    Am J Surg 183:673-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint [Thyroid surgeons thus protect the patients from vocal cord paralysis]
    O Thomusch
    Klinik für Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Albert Ludwigs Universitat, Hugstetter Str 55, D 79106 Freiburg im Breisgau
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:80. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the intermediate outcome of morbid obesity after laparoscopically placed adjustable gastric banding
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Frieburg, Germany
    Am J Surg 189:214-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Successful transplantation of kidneys from a donor with myoglobinuric acute renal failure
    O Thomusch
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwig University, Freiburg, Germany
    Am J Transplant 6:2500-1. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Twenty-year graft survival and graft function analysis by a matched pair study between pediatric en bloc kidney and deceased adult donors grafts
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General Surgery, University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg i Brsg, Germany
    Transplantation 88:920-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic completion thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid carcinoma: prediction of extrathyroidal soft tissue infiltrates
    A Machens
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Thyroid 11:381-4. 2001
  9. doi request reprint [Identification of the recurrent laryngeal nerve and parathyroids in thyroid surgery]
    H Dralle
    Medizinische Fakultät der Martin Luther Universität Halle Wittenberg, Universitätsklinikum Halle Saale, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, Halle, Germany
    Chirurg 80:352-63. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Not all vocal cord failure following thyroid surgery is recurrent paresis due to damage during operation. Statement of the German Interdisciplinary Study Group on Intraoperative Neuromonitoring of Thyroid Surgery concerning recurring paresis due to intub
    H Dralle
    Universitätsklinik für Allgemein, Viszeral und Gefässchirurgie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale
    Chirurg 75:810-22. 2004

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint [Is primary total thyroidectomy justified in benign multinodular goiter? Results of a prospective quality assurance study of 45 hospitals offering different levels of care]
    O Thomusch
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Gefässchirurgie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg
    Chirurg 74:437-43. 2003
    ..Because of the increased morbidity of surgery for recurrent goiter, this study evaluated the preconditions that would justify total thyroidectomy as part of the primary therapy concept for benign multinodular goiter...
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of intra-operative neuromonitoring signals in thyroid surgery
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University of Halle Wittenberg, Halle, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:499-503. 2004
    ..Although intra-operative neuromonitoring (IONM) is widely used in thyroid surgery, the validity of the received IONM signals are still unknown...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative neuromonitoring of surgery for benign goiter
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle, Wittenberg, Germany
    Am J Surg 183:673-8. 2002
    ..Recurrent laryngeal nerve (RLN) palsy is one of the most serious complications in thyroid surgery. No prospective studies are available that evaluate if the additional use of intraoperative neuromonitoring reduces the rate of RLN palsy...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Thyroid surgeons thus protect the patients from vocal cord paralysis]
    O Thomusch
    Klinik für Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Albert Ludwigs Universitat, Hugstetter Str 55, D 79106 Freiburg im Breisgau
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:80. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the intermediate outcome of morbid obesity after laparoscopically placed adjustable gastric banding
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106 Frieburg, Germany
    Am J Surg 189:214-8. 2005
    ..Surgery is the only treatment option to obtain long-term weight reduction. Analysis of risk factors for treatment success of laparoscopically placed gastric banding (LGB) has not been available until now...
  6. ncbi request reprint Successful transplantation of kidneys from a donor with myoglobinuric acute renal failure
    O Thomusch
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwig University, Freiburg, Germany
    Am J Transplant 6:2500-1. 2006
    ..Both transplantations were successful after an initial period of delayed graft function. Therefore, kidneys from deceased donors with ARF should not be excluded for transplantation in general...
  7. doi request reprint Twenty-year graft survival and graft function analysis by a matched pair study between pediatric en bloc kidney and deceased adult donors grafts
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General Surgery, University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg i Brsg, Germany
    Transplantation 88:920-5. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic completion thyroidectomy for differentiated thyroid carcinoma: prediction of extrathyroidal soft tissue infiltrates
    A Machens
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Thyroid 11:381-4. 2001
    ..Selective lymph node dissection alone does not seem capable of eliminating these soft tissue infiltrates from the cervicocentral compartment...
  9. doi request reprint [Identification of the recurrent laryngeal nerve and parathyroids in thyroid surgery]
    H Dralle
    Medizinische Fakultät der Martin Luther Universität Halle Wittenberg, Universitätsklinikum Halle Saale, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, Halle, Germany
    Chirurg 80:352-63. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Not all vocal cord failure following thyroid surgery is recurrent paresis due to damage during operation. Statement of the German Interdisciplinary Study Group on Intraoperative Neuromonitoring of Thyroid Surgery concerning recurring paresis due to intub
    H Dralle
    Universitätsklinik für Allgemein, Viszeral und Gefässchirurgie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale
    Chirurg 75:810-22. 2004
    ..The use of these methods to identify the nature of postoperative recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy is recommended in cases of regular intraoperative neuromonitoring but postoperatively impaired function of the vocal cords...
  11. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of calcitonin-secreting neuroendocrine carcinoma of the foregut by pentagastrin stimulation
    A Machens
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 385:398-401. 2000
    ..This study assessed the suitability of pentagastrin stimulation in hypercalcitoninaemia for differential diagnosis of neuroendocrine carcinoma of the foregut...
  12. ncbi request reprint Importance of early screening and prophylactic thyroidectomy in asymptomatic nonindex RET germline carriers
    J Ukkat
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, D 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    World J Surg 25:713-7. 2001
    ..Pathologic conversion of stimulated serum calcitonin obviously marks the time in carriers of RET germline mutations when surgery should be scheduled at the latest to be prophylactic...
  13. ncbi request reprint Extended surgery and early postoperative radiotherapy for undifferentiated thyroid carcinoma
    A Machens
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Thyroid 11:373-80. 2001
    ..Because pN1 and R2 patients with radiotherapy of 30 Gy or less comprised most UTC patients, only 1-year, but not median, survival improved compared to literature controls...
  14. ncbi request reprint First experiences in intraoperative neurostimulation of the recurrent laryngeal nerve during thyroid surgery of children and adolescents
    Michael Brauckhoff
    Department of General, Visceral, and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    J Pediatr Surg 37:1414-8. 2002
    ..No data regarding the value of neuromonitoring during thyroid surgery in children have been available...
  15. doi request reprint [Indication and extent of cervical lymph node dissection in differentiated thyroid carcinoma]
    C Kayser
    Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Freiburg, Allgemein und Viszeralchirurgie, Hugstetter Strasse 55, Freiburg, Germany
    Zentralbl Chir 136:364-73. 2011
    ..The different therapeutic and operative strategies are illustrated on the principles of evidence-based medicine...
  16. doi request reprint 3D-MSCT gastric pouch volumetry in bariatric surgery-preliminary clinical results
    W K Karcz
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University, Hugstetter Strasse 55, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Obes Surg 19:508-16. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate multi-slice computed tomography (MSCT)-based volumetric assessment of gastric pouches, gastric sleeves, and anastomoses in patients after bariatric surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Calcitonin kinetics in the early postoperative period of medullary thyroid carcinoma
    M Brauckhoff
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:434-9. 2001
    ..Furthermore, we wanted to test the prognostic impact of the calcitonin kinetics. Therefore, only patients with postoperative normalisation of calcitonin levels (biochemical cure) were included in this study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of paralysis and functional outcome after recurrent laryngeal nerve monitoring in thyroid surgery
    Henning Dralle
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Klinikum Kröllwitz, University of Halle, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, D 06097 Halle, Germany
    Surgery 136:1310-22. 2004
    ..However, functional outcome of RLNM in comparison with no nerve identification and visual nerve identification only has not been analyzed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Kidney transplantation with concomitant unilateral nephrectomy: a matched-pair analysis on complications and outcome
    Oliver Drognitz
    Department of General and Digestive Surgery, University of Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg i Brsg, Germany
    Transplantation 81:874-80. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the impact of kidney transplantation with simultaneous unilateral nephrectomy on perioperative morbidity and patient and graft survival...
  20. ncbi request reprint The impact of surgical technique on postoperative hypoparathyroidism in bilateral thyroid surgery: a multivariate analysis of 5846 consecutive patients
    Oliver Thomusch
    Department of General Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Surgery 133:180-5. 2003
    ..Limited information exists about risk factors for postoperative hypoparathyroidism after bilateral thyroid surgery...
  21. ncbi request reprint MMP-9 in serum correlates with the development of pulmonary complications in experimental acute pancreatitis
    T Keck
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Pancreatology 6:316-22. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to judge the time course and relevance of matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9), a PMN-derived protease, for the development of pulmonary complications in two models of acute pancreatitis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of preservation solutions by ESR-spectroscopy: superior effects of University of Wisconsin over Histidine-Tryptophan-Ketoglutarate in reducing renal reactive oxygen species
    A Semmelmann
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany
    Kidney Int 71:875-81. 2007
    ..These data show the greater antioxidative potential of UW solution, which also attenuated organ impairment after CS in the early reperfusion period...
  23. ncbi request reprint Thyroid carcinoma invading the cervicovisceral axis: routes of invasion and clinical implications
    A Machens
    Department of General Surgery, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle/Saale, Germany
    Surgery 129:23-8. 2001
    ..To keep nodal metastasis from encroaching onto the cervicovisceral axis, paratracheal and paraesophageal lymph nodes should be cleared from the cervicocentral compartment at the primary operation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Identification of the non-recurrent inferior laryngeal nerve using intraoperative neurostimulation
    Michael Brauckhoff
    Klinik für Allgemeinchirurgie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:482-7. 2002
    ..5% and usually on the right side. The identification of a non-recurrent laryngeal nerve may be difficult. We describe a new method for its identification using intraoperative neurostimulation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pattern of nodal metastasis for primary and reoperative thyroid cancer
    Andreas Machens
    Department of General Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Ernst Grube Strasse 40, D 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    World J Surg 26:22-8. 2002
    ..This concept rests on the joint resection of cervicocentral and ipsilateral cervicolateral compartments. Depending on tumor entity, surgical status, and primary tumor diameter, additional compartments may have to be cleared...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nonoperative treatment of 15 benign esophageal perforations with self-expandable covered metal stents
    Andreas Fischer
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:467-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate that a nonoperative endoscopic treatment with self-expanding metal stents may have a lower morbidity and mortality rate compared with surgical treatment...