Karl Heinz Herbinger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. Herbinger K, Alberer M, Berens Riha N, Schunk M, Bretzel G, von Sonnenburg F, et al. Spectrum of Imported Infectious Diseases: A Comparative Prevalence Study of 16,817 German Travelers and 977 Immigrants from the Tropics and Subtropics. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016;94:757-66 pubmed publisher
    ..This study demonstrates a large spectrum of imported IDs among returning German travelers and immigrants, which varies greatly based not only on travel destination and origin of immigrants, but also on type of travel. ..
  2. Herbinger K, Hanus I, Felbinger T, Weber C, Beissner M, von Sonnenburg F, et al. Elevated Values of Clinically Relevant Transferases Induced by Imported Infectious Diseases: A Controlled Cross-Sectional Study of 14,559 Diseased German Travelers Returning from the Tropics and Subtropics. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016;95:481-7 pubmed publisher
  3. Herbinger K, Brieske D, Nitschke J, Siegmund V, Thompson W, Klutse E, et al. Excision of pre-ulcerative forms of Buruli ulcer disease: a curative treatment?. Infection. 2009;37:20-5 pubmed publisher
    ..However, no recurrences occurred in the patients with M. ulcerans-positive excision margins. The need of postoperative antimycobacterial treatment in these patients remains to be determined. ..
  4. Herbinger K, Hanus I, Beissner M, Berens Riha N, Kroidl I, von Sonnenburg F, et al. Lymphocytosis and Lymphopenia Induced by Imported Infectious Diseases: A Controlled Cross-Sectional Study of 17,229 Diseased German Travelers Returning from the Tropics and Subtropics. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016;94:1385-91 pubmed publisher
  5. Herbinger K, Hanus I, Schunk M, Beissner M, von Sonnenburg F, Loscher T, et al. Elevated Values of C-Reactive Protein Induced by Imported Infectious Diseases: A Controlled Cross-Sectional Study of 11,079 Diseased German Travelers Returning from the Tropics and Subtropics. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016;95:938-944 pubmed
  6. Herbinger K, Schunk M, Nothdurft H, von Sonnenburg F, Loscher T, Bretzel G. Comparative study on infection-induced thrombocytopenia among returned travellers. Infection. 2012;40:373-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Platelet count among returned travellers is an essential screening parameter, as thrombocytopenia is highly correlated with important infectious diseases, particularly with malaria and DF/DHF. ..
  7. Herbinger K, Drerup L, Alberer M, Nothdurft H, Sonnenburg F, Loscher T. Spectrum of imported infectious diseases among children and adolescents returning from the tropics and subtropics. J Travel Med. 2012;19:150-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The highest risk was carried by very young travelers and those staying in sub-Saharan Africa (except Southern Africa). ..
  8. Herbinger K, Metzner M, Schmidt V, Beissner M, Nothdurft H, von Sonnenburg F, et al. Infection-induced anaemia: a cross-sectional study of 14,636 German travellers aged 20-49 years. Infection. 2013;41:1079-87 pubmed publisher