Andreas Blana

Summary

Affiliation: University of Regensburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint First analysis of the long-term results with transrectal HIFU in patients with localised prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:1194-201. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Morbidity associated with repeated transrectal high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Landshuterstrasse 65, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    World J Urol 24:585-90. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Factors predicting for formation of bladder outlet obstruction after high-intensity focused ultrasound in treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Urology 71:863-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound for prostate cancer: comparative definitions of biochemical failure
    Andreas Blana
    University of Regensburg, Regensburg Germany
    BJU Int 104:1058-62. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint PSA nadir is a significant predictor of treatment failure after high-intensity focussed ultrasound (HIFU) treatment of localised prostate cancer
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:547-53. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Eight years' experience with high-intensity focused ultrasonography for treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef s Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Urology 72:1329-33; discussion 1333-4. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Correlation of prostate-specific antigen nadir and biochemical failure after high-intensity focused ultrasound of localized prostate cancer based on the Stuttgart failure criteria - analysis from the @-Registry
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    BJU Int 108:E196-201. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of complications in endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy in a modular training programme: a multicentre experience
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Landshuter Strasse 65, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    World J Urol 26:587-93. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Intraoperative photodynamic evaluation of surgical margins during endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy with the use of 5-aminolevulinic acid
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    J Endourol 23:1387-94. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Topographical anatomy of periprostatic and capsular nerves: quantification and computerised planimetry
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 54:353-60. 2008

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint First analysis of the long-term results with transrectal HIFU in patients with localised prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:1194-201. 2008
    ..To evaluate the long-term efficacy of high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) therapy for patients with localised prostate cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Morbidity associated with repeated transrectal high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Landshuterstrasse 65, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    World J Urol 24:585-90. 2006
    ..001) were significantly increased. Although there is an increase in morbidity if transrectal HIFU is repeated, the risk of side effects related to additional HIFU sessions in the case of primary treatment failure is still low...
  3. doi request reprint Factors predicting for formation of bladder outlet obstruction after high-intensity focused ultrasound in treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Urology 71:863-7. 2008
    ..To assess the potential factors influencing the occurrence of bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) during follow-up after high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) treatment for localized prostate cancer...
  4. doi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound for prostate cancer: comparative definitions of biochemical failure
    Andreas Blana
    University of Regensburg, Regensburg Germany
    BJU Int 104:1058-62. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint PSA nadir is a significant predictor of treatment failure after high-intensity focussed ultrasound (HIFU) treatment of localised prostate cancer
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:547-53. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Eight years' experience with high-intensity focused ultrasonography for treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef s Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Urology 72:1329-33; discussion 1333-4. 2008
    ..To report on the long-term results of high-intensity focused ultrasonography (HIFU) in the treatment of localized prostate cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Correlation of prostate-specific antigen nadir and biochemical failure after high-intensity focused ultrasound of localized prostate cancer based on the Stuttgart failure criteria - analysis from the @-Registry
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    BJU Int 108:E196-201. 2011
    ..To determine if the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) nadir after high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) can be used as a predictor of the biochemical disease-free survival rate (DFSR)...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of complications in endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy in a modular training programme: a multicentre experience
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Landshuter Strasse 65, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    World J Urol 26:587-93. 2008
    ..We report on complications in early patient series from two centres where EERPE was established by MST held at the same teaching centre...
  9. doi request reprint Intraoperative photodynamic evaluation of surgical margins during endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy with the use of 5-aminolevulinic acid
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    J Endourol 23:1387-94. 2009
    ..The intention of this study was to describe the specific technique of photodynamic diagnosis (PDD) in patients undergoing EERPE and report on the potential to detect PSM under PDD...
  10. doi request reprint Topographical anatomy of periprostatic and capsular nerves: quantification and computerised planimetry
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 54:353-60. 2008
    ..The exact distribution of periprostatic autonomic nerves is under debate...
  11. doi request reprint Anatomical description of the periprostatic nerves in the male rhesus monkey (Macaca mulatta)
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, Krankenhaus St Josef, University of Regensburg, Landshuter Straße 65, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    World J Urol 29:375-80. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Nerve quantification and computerized planimetry to evaluate periprostatic nerve distribution-does size matter?
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, Krankenhaus St Josef, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Urology 74:398-403. 2009
    ..To investigate whether prostate size influences periprostatic nerve distribution (PND). Recent studies have revealed variable sPND. No investigations have been done concerning potential factors that might affect anatomic variability...
  13. pmc Photodynamic diagnosis for superficial bladder cancer: do all risk-groups profit equally from oncological and economic long-term results?
    Wolfgang Otto
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Clin Med Oncol 3:53-8. 2009
    ..The follow-up period is the longest reported to date. As costs might be reimbursed by prolonged recurrence-free survival in certain patients cost analysis in regard to risk-groups was performed...
  14. ncbi request reprint High-intensity focused ultrasound for the treatment of localized prostate cancer: 5-year experience
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Urology 63:297-300. 2004
    ..HIFU delivers high energy, causing rapid coagulation necrosis of tissue within the target area without damaging the surrounding tissue...
  15. doi request reprint Fourteen-year oncological and functional outcomes of high-intensity focused ultrasound in localized prostate cancer
    Roman Ganzer
    Caritas St Josef Medical Center, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    BJU Int 112:322-9. 2013
    ..Our results improve the understanding of the oncological efficacy, morbidity and side effects of primary HIFU...
  16. pmc Approach to endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy (EERPE): the impact of previous laparoscopic experience on the learning curve
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef s Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    BMC Urol 7:11. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of expert monitoring on the surgical outcome and whether previous laparoscopic experience influences the surgeon's learning curve...
  17. ncbi request reprint Open partial nephrectomy for imperative and elective indications comparison of peri-operative data and long-term follow-up
    Stefan Denzinger
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 41:496-500. 2007
    ..To report the outcome of nephron-sparing surgery (NSS) for renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with elective and imperative indications, with analysis of complications, renal function and long-term oncological follow-up...
  18. pmc A patient with testicular pseudolymphoma - a rare condition mimicking malignancy: a case report
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, St Josef s Hospital, Landshuter Straße 65, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    J Med Case Reports 1:71. 2007
    ..A pseudolymphoma is a rare benign lesion which can only be distinguished from a malignant lymphoma by immuno-histochemistry and molecular-genetical investigation techniques...
  19. ncbi request reprint Early versus deferred cystectomy for initial high-risk pT1G3 urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: do risk factors define feasibility of bladder-sparing approach?
    Stefan Denzinger
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:146-52. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare survival rates and to analyse the influence of the recognised risk factors multifocality, tumour size, and carcinoma in situ (CIS) in initial transurethral resection of the bladder...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment of a recurrent inguinal lymphocele in a penis cancer patient by lymphography and selective ligation of lymphatic vessels
    Andreas Blana
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Urol 14:450-1. 2007
    ..Lymphatic mapping and selective ligation of afferent lymphatic vessels proved to be an effective treatment of a recurrent inguinal lymphocele...