Uwe Lange

Summary

Affiliation: University of Giessen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlation between plasma TNF-alpha, IGF-1, biochemical markers of bone metabolism, markers of inflammation/disease activity, and clinical manifestations in ankylosing spondylitis
    U Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Department of Rheumatology, University Giessen, Ludwig Str 37 39, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 5:507-11. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Current aspects of colchicine therapy -- classical indications and new therapeutic uses
    U Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Department of Rheumatology, University Giessen, Ludwig Str 37 39, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 6:150-60. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint [Aspects of colchicine therapy. 1: Pharmacology, toxicology, classic indications]
    Uwe Lange
    Zentrum fur Innere Medizin, Universitat Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik Rheumatologie, Bad Nauheim
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 96:59-63. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint [Aspects of colchicine therapy. 2. Additional classical indications and new therapeutic aspects]
    Uwe Lange
    Zentrum fur Innere Medizin, Universitat Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik Rheumatologie, Bad Nauheim
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 96:115-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Whipple arthritis: diagnosis by molecular analysis of synovial fluid--current status of diagnosis and therapy
    U Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Department of Rheumatology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 42:473-80. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Doppler sonographic findings in the long bicipital tendon sheath in patients with rheumatoid arthritis as compared with patients with degenerative diseases of the shoulder
    Johannes Strunk
    Department of Rheumatology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, University of Giessen, Ludwigstrasse 37 39, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1828-32. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional power Doppler sonographic visualization of synovial angiogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis
    Johannes Strunk
    Department of Rheumatology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, University of Giessen, Ludwigstrasse, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    J Rheumatol 31:1004-6. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The effect of mild whole-body hyperthermia on systemic levels of TNF-alpha, IL-1beta, and IL-6 in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Ingo H Tarner
    Department of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Division of Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology and Physical Medicine, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Rheumatol 28:397-402. 2009
  9. doi request reprint [A wolf in sheep's clothing: atypical systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) presenting as cardiovascular disease]
    Ingo H Tarner
    Lehrstuhl für Innere Medizin mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Abteilung für Rheumatologie, Klinische Immunologie, Osteologie und physikalische Medizin, Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 105:300-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Anti-TNF-alpha antibody Infliximab and glucocorticoids reduce serum vascular endothelial growth factor levels in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a pilot study
    Johannes Strunk
    Department of Rheumatology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, University of Giessen, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 26:252-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Correlation between plasma TNF-alpha, IGF-1, biochemical markers of bone metabolism, markers of inflammation/disease activity, and clinical manifestations in ankylosing spondylitis
    U Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Department of Rheumatology, University Giessen, Ludwig Str 37 39, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 5:507-11. 2000
    ..Besides, the present results argue against a stimulation of osteogenesis. The catabolic situation under high TNF-alpha and low IGF-1 levels may play an important role in the pathogenesis of osteoporosis in AS...
  2. ncbi request reprint Current aspects of colchicine therapy -- classical indications and new therapeutic uses
    U Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Department of Rheumatology, University Giessen, Ludwig Str 37 39, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 6:150-60. 2001
    ..Fibrotic and inflammatory systemic diseases and those in which leucocytic chemotaxis play a role seem to be particularly predestined for this...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Aspects of colchicine therapy. 1: Pharmacology, toxicology, classic indications]
    Uwe Lange
    Zentrum fur Innere Medizin, Universitat Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik Rheumatologie, Bad Nauheim
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 96:59-63. 2002
    ..Many observations discuss the prophylactic and/or therapeutic action of colchicine upon a whole range of other diseases. The first part of the overview deals with the pharmacology, and toxicology and the classical indications...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Aspects of colchicine therapy. 2. Additional classical indications and new therapeutic aspects]
    Uwe Lange
    Zentrum fur Innere Medizin, Universitat Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik Rheumatologie, Bad Nauheim
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 96:115-9. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Whipple arthritis: diagnosis by molecular analysis of synovial fluid--current status of diagnosis and therapy
    U Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Department of Rheumatology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 42:473-80. 2003
    ..Thus, the current status of diagnosis and therapy is of key importance in the treatment of WD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Doppler sonographic findings in the long bicipital tendon sheath in patients with rheumatoid arthritis as compared with patients with degenerative diseases of the shoulder
    Johannes Strunk
    Department of Rheumatology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, University of Giessen, Ludwigstrasse 37 39, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1828-32. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional power Doppler sonographic visualization of synovial angiogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis
    Johannes Strunk
    Department of Rheumatology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, University of Giessen, Ludwigstrasse, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    J Rheumatol 31:1004-6. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The effect of mild whole-body hyperthermia on systemic levels of TNF-alpha, IL-1beta, and IL-6 in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Ingo H Tarner
    Department of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Division of Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology and Physical Medicine, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Rheumatol 28:397-402. 2009
    ..In AS patients, hyperthermia caused a significant reduction of all cytokines by 40-50%. Thus, serial mild whole-body hyperthermia in AS results in heat-induced changes of the proinflammatory cytokine network...
  9. doi request reprint [A wolf in sheep's clothing: atypical systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) presenting as cardiovascular disease]
    Ingo H Tarner
    Lehrstuhl für Innere Medizin mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Abteilung für Rheumatologie, Klinische Immunologie, Osteologie und physikalische Medizin, Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 105:300-4. 2010
    ..Its atypical presentation impeded a timely diagnosis of SLE significantly, however, in retrospect the correct diagnosis would have been possible at an earlier time point...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anti-TNF-alpha antibody Infliximab and glucocorticoids reduce serum vascular endothelial growth factor levels in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a pilot study
    Johannes Strunk
    Department of Rheumatology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, University of Giessen, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 26:252-6. 2006
    ..Whether therapeutic reduction of serum VEGF levels is associated with inhibition of angiogenesis should be evaluated in future by imaging of synovial vasculature...
  11. ncbi request reprint Anti-Jo-1 antibody positive polymyositis--successful therapy with leflunomide
    Uwe Lange
    Kerckhoff Clinic, University of Giessen, Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Autoimmunity 39:261-4. 2006
    ..Here, we report two cases of female patients with PM and anti-Jo-1 antibodies, who were successfully treated with leflunomide...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ankylosing spondylitis and bone mineral density--what is the ideal tool for measurement?
    Uwe Lange
    Department of Rheumatology and Osteology, Kerckhoff Clinic and Foundation, Sprudelhof 11, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Rheumatol Int 26:115-20. 2005
    ..There may already be an increased risk of bone fracture in AS in osteopenia on DXA along with an osteoporosis already established on SE-QCT...
  13. ncbi request reprint MRI for short-term follow-up of acute pulmonary embolism. Assessment of thrombus appearance and pulmonary perfusion: a feasibility study
    Alexander Kluge
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Radiol 15:1969-77. 2005
    ..Follow-up examinations of patients with acute PE are feasible with MRI, and a relation between thrombus appearance and thrombus age can be implied...
  14. doi request reprint [Serial whole-body cryotherapy in the criostream for inflammatory rheumatic diseases. A pilot study]
    Uwe Lange
    Abteilung Rheumatologie, Klinische Immunologie, Physikalische Medizin und Osteologie Innere Medizin mit Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim
    Med Klin (Munich) 103:383-8. 2008
    ....