Claus Peter Heussel

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Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Importance of pulmonary imaging diagnostics in the management of febrile neutropenic patients
    Claus Peter Heussel
    Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Chest Clinics at University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mycoses 54:17-26. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Contrast enhanced CT-scans are not comparable to non-enhanced scans in emphysema quantification
    C P Heussel
    Department of Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 74:473-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Fully automatic quantitative assessment of emphysema in computed tomography: comparison with pulmonary function testing and normal values
    C P Heussel
    Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 19:2391-402. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Detection and size of pulmonary lesions: how accurate is MRI? A prospective comparison of CT and MRI
    Tobias Heye
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Radiol 53:153-60. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Correlation of radio- and histomorphological pattern of pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Mathieu Lederlin
    Dept of Radiology, UniversityHospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, France
    Eur Respir J 41:943-51. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of bronchoscopic thermal vapor ablation and lobar fissure completeness in patients with heterogeneous emphysema
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Pneumology and Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 83:400-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pirfenidone in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: real-life experience from a German tertiary referral center for interstitial lung diseases
    Ute Oltmanns
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Outpatient Clinic for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 88:199-207. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of endobronchial coil treatment for lung volume reduction in patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema and bilateral incomplete fissures: a six-month follow-up
    Konstantina Kontogianni
    Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 88:52-60. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Invasive lung cancer staging: influence of CT-guided core needle biopsy on onset of pleural carcinomatosis
    Paul Flechsig
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Member of the German Center for Lung Research DZL, Translational Lung Research Center Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Imaging 39:56-61. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Lung sequestration: a rare cause for pulmonary symptoms in adulthood
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 82:445-50. 2011

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Importance of pulmonary imaging diagnostics in the management of febrile neutropenic patients
    Claus Peter Heussel
    Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Chest Clinics at University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mycoses 54:17-26. 2011
    ..Then, the perspectives for imaging techniques beyond early detection of pulmonary foci--exclusion of pneumonia, monitoring, characterisation of infiltrates and guidance for intervention--are reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Contrast enhanced CT-scans are not comparable to non-enhanced scans in emphysema quantification
    C P Heussel
    Department of Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 74:473-8. 2010
    ..Therefore the amount of quantified emphysema is reduced and the lung density increased after contrast enhancement. In longitudinal analyses, non-enhanced scans should be the reference, while enhanced scans cannot be used...
  3. doi request reprint Fully automatic quantitative assessment of emphysema in computed tomography: comparison with pulmonary function testing and normal values
    C P Heussel
    Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 19:2391-402. 2009
    ..An emphysema index of lower 20%, MLD higher than -850, and 15(th) percentile lower than -950 might be regarded as normal (thin-section, nonenhanced, B40, YACTA). These ranges might be helpful in the judgement of individual measures...
  4. doi request reprint Detection and size of pulmonary lesions: how accurate is MRI? A prospective comparison of CT and MRI
    Tobias Heye
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Radiol 53:153-60. 2012
    ..Therefore, the diagnostic performance of MRI in reliably detecting pulmonary lesions should be established...
  5. doi request reprint Correlation of radio- and histomorphological pattern of pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Mathieu Lederlin
    Dept of Radiology, UniversityHospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, France
    Eur Respir J 41:943-51. 2013
    ..These data may form the basis for the development of future prognostic algorithms in the palliative setting, which include an integrated evaluation of biopsy histomorphology and CT scan morphology of nonresectable pulmonary ADC...
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of bronchoscopic thermal vapor ablation and lobar fissure completeness in patients with heterogeneous emphysema
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Pneumology and Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 83:400-6. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Pirfenidone in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: real-life experience from a German tertiary referral center for interstitial lung diseases
    Ute Oltmanns
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Outpatient Clinic for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 88:199-207. 2014
    ..Pirfenidone is a novel antifibrotic drug for the treatment of mild-to-moderate idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). However, adverse events may offset treatment benefits and compliance...
  8. doi request reprint Effectiveness of endobronchial coil treatment for lung volume reduction in patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema and bilateral incomplete fissures: a six-month follow-up
    Konstantina Kontogianni
    Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 88:52-60. 2014
    ..Treatment with lung volume reduction coils (LVRC) may be effective in patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema and incomplete fissures...
  9. doi request reprint Invasive lung cancer staging: influence of CT-guided core needle biopsy on onset of pleural carcinomatosis
    Paul Flechsig
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Member of the German Center for Lung Research DZL, Translational Lung Research Center Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Imaging 39:56-61. 2015
    ..CTNB was not associated with an earlier onset of PC, identifying CTNB as a safe procedure for minimally invasive lung cancer staging. ..
  10. doi request reprint Lung sequestration: a rare cause for pulmonary symptoms in adulthood
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 82:445-50. 2011
    ..Lung sequestration is a rare congenital pulmonary disorder and is usually diagnosed in children with recurrent pulmonary infections. Lung sequestrations are not commonly found to be a cause of respiratory symptoms in adults...
  11. doi request reprint Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in cystic fibrosis lung disease
    Monika Eichinger
    German Cancer Research Center DKFZ Heidelberg, Radiology E010, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:1370-8. 2010
    ..The recommendation is to further reduce radiation dose related to the use of CT and to use MRI in the follow-up of morphological changes where possible...
  12. doi request reprint Visualization of morphological parenchymal changes in emphysema: comparison of different MRI sequences to 3D-HRCT
    Julia Ley-Zaporozhan
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Ruprecht Karls University, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 73:43-9. 2010
    ..However, the capability of MRI to visualize morphological parenchymal alterations in emphysema is undetermined. Thus, the aim of the study was to compare different MRI sequences with CT...
  13. doi request reprint Quantitative volumetric CT-histogram analysis in N-staging of 18F-FDG-equivocal patients with lung cancer
    Paul Flechsig
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Nucl Med 55:559-64. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether volumetric CT histogram analysis can improve the characterization of lymph nodes on PET/CT staging of patients with lung cancer...
  14. doi request reprint LungPoint--a new approach to peripheral lesions
    Ralf Eberhardt
    Department of Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Thorac Oncol 5:1559-63. 2010
    ..We wanted to explore whether a new bronchoscopic navigation system could help access the peripheral lung airways and enable lesion sampling...
  15. doi request reprint [Microscopic polyangiitis as etiology for lung fibrosis--a known but often late-diagnosed cause]
    Daniela Rosa Gompelmann
    Pneumologie, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 104:476-9. 2009
    ..It is characterized by progressive exertional dyspnea, radiologic detection of reticular shadowing, and increased titers of MPA-associated autoantibodies. This case study shall remind of the rare treatable cause of lung fibrosis...