Kai Bachmann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Thymectomy is more effective than conservative treatment for myasthenia gravis regarding outcome and clinical improvement
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Surgery 145:392-8. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment in chronic pancreatitis timing and type of procedure
    Kai Bachmann
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, Hamburg, Germany
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:299-310. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Chronic pancreatitis: modern surgical management
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 396:139-49. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Thoracoscopic sympathectomy for palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis: four-year outcome and quality of life after bilateral 5-mm dual port approach
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 23:1587-93. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Polymorphism Arg290Arg in esophageal-cancer-related gene 1 (ECRG1) is a prognostic factor for survival in esophageal cancer
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:181-7. 2009
  6. doi request reprint [A new cholecystectomy with no visible scarring and low risk. A possible alternative to natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery]
    K Bachmann
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Thoraxchirurgie, Universitätsklinik Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg
    Chirurg 80:1066-8. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic pancreatitis--a surgeons' view
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Med Sci Monit 14:RA198-205. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint P53 is an independent prognostic factor for survival in thyroid cancer
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:3993-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Long-term outcome and quality of life after open and thoracoscopic thymectomy for myasthenia gravis: analysis of 131 patients
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 22:2470-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Serum midkine correlates with tumor progression and imatinib response in gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Tamina Rawnaq
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:559-65. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Thymectomy is more effective than conservative treatment for myasthenia gravis regarding outcome and clinical improvement
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Surgery 145:392-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to report our long-term results of patients with MG with comparison of thymectomy and conservative treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment in chronic pancreatitis timing and type of procedure
    Kai Bachmann
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, Hamburg, Germany
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 24:299-310. 2010
    ..It combines the highest safety of all surgical procedures with the highest efficacy. By varying the extent of the cephalic resection, it offers the possibility of customizing surgery according to the individual patient's morphology...
  3. doi request reprint Chronic pancreatitis: modern surgical management
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 396:139-49. 2011
    ..Its natural course is characterised by persistent or recurrent painful attacks as well as progressive loss of pancreatic function due to fibrosis of the parenchyma with consecutive endocrine and exocrine insufficiency...
  4. doi request reprint Thoracoscopic sympathectomy for palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis: four-year outcome and quality of life after bilateral 5-mm dual port approach
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 23:1587-93. 2009
    ..This study was designed to evaluate our modification of thoracoscopic sympathectomy and to compare the effectiveness between axillary and palmar hyperhidrosis...
  5. doi request reprint Polymorphism Arg290Arg in esophageal-cancer-related gene 1 (ECRG1) is a prognostic factor for survival in esophageal cancer
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:181-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the impact of DNA polymorphisms in the coding region of ECRG1 in esophageal carcinoma...
  6. doi request reprint [A new cholecystectomy with no visible scarring and low risk. A possible alternative to natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery]
    K Bachmann
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Thoraxchirurgie, Universitätsklinik Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg
    Chirurg 80:1066-8. 2009
    ..In this paper a new variation with minimal risks is presented. In contrast to conventional laparoscopy, no visible scars are left behind...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic pancreatitis--a surgeons' view
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Med Sci Monit 14:RA198-205. 2008
    ..In experienced centers the operative strategy might be modified slightly to suit the needs of the individual patient...
  8. ncbi request reprint P53 is an independent prognostic factor for survival in thyroid cancer
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Anticancer Res 27:3993-7. 2007
    ..Different types of antibodies have been used to detect p53 in previous studies without direct comparison to each other...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term outcome and quality of life after open and thoracoscopic thymectomy for myasthenia gravis: analysis of 131 patients
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Surg Endosc 22:2470-7. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Serum midkine correlates with tumor progression and imatinib response in gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Tamina Rawnaq
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:559-65. 2011
    ..The aim of the current study was to compare serum midkine (S-MK) concentrations of GIST patients with those of healthy controls and to determine if MK can serve as a prognostic serum marker for these patients...
  11. doi request reprint Is the Whipple procedure harmful for long-term outcome in treatment of chronic pancreatitis? 15-years follow-up comparing the outcome after pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy and Frey procedure in chronic pancreatitis
    Kai Bachmann
    From the Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Ann Surg 258:815-20; discussion 820-1. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Resection vs drainage in treatment of chronic pancreatitis: long-term results of a randomized trial
    Tim Strate
    Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Gastroenterology 134:1406-11. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to report on long-term results of a randomized trial comparing a classical resective procedure (pylorus-preserving Whipple) with an extended drainage procedure (Frey) for chronic pancreatitis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Beger and frey procedures for treatment of chronic pancreatitis: comparison of outcomes at 16-year follow-up
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 219:208-16. 2014
    ..Therefore, these organ-sparing procedures have gained wide acceptance. This trial was conducted to compare patient outcomes 16 years after treatment for chronic pancreatitis by means of the Beger or the Frey procedure...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of hydroxyethyl starch and cell-free hemoglobin on microcirculation, tissue oxygenation, and survival in severe acute porcine pancreatitis: results of a randomized experimental trial
    Kai Bachmann
    From the Department of General, Visceral, and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Israelitic Hospital and Department of Pathology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Pancreas 43:855-62. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the therapeutic potential of hydroxyethyl starch (HES) and cell-free hemoglobin in an experimental model...
  15. ncbi request reprint The multifunctional growth factor midkine promotes proliferation and migration in pancreatic cancer
    Tamina Rawnaq
    Authors Affiliations Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, Experimental Oncology and 2Institute for Pathology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Mol Cancer Res 12:670-80. 2014
    ..In addition, knockdown studies of MK revealed a link to proliferation and migration status in vitro. Finally, upstream signaling pathways were analyzed, with TNF-α and EGF being the main inductors of MK expression in PDAC...
  16. doi request reprint Management of the difficult duodenal stump in penetrating duodenal ulcer disease: a comparative analysis of duodenojejunostomy with "classical" stump closure (Nissen-Bsteh)
    Yogesh K Vashist
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:1243-9. 2012
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  17. pmc Impact of early or delayed elective resection in complicated diverticulitis
    Kai Bachmann
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 17:5274-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the outcomes of early and delayed elective resection after initial antibiotic treatment in patients with complicated diverticulitis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Repeated surgery improves survival in recurrent gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a retrospective analysis of 144 patients
    Paulus Schurr
    Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Dig Surg 26:229-35. 2009
    ..Recurrence of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) may require multimodal therapy and the role of repeated surgery in this concept is unclear...
  19. ncbi request reprint Improvement of impaired microcirculation and tissue oxygenation by hemodilution with hydroxyethyl starch plus cell-free hemoglobin in acute porcine pancreatitis
    Marc Freitag
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Pancreatology 6:232-9. 2006
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