T Meyer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical therapy for distant metastases of malignant melanoma
    T Meyer
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Cancer 89:1983-91. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion (HILP) in malignant melanoma. Experience with 101 patients
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:224-7. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Preoperative chemoradiation in adenocarcinoma of the pancreas. A single centre experience advocating a new treatment strategy
    H Golcher
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:756-64. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Long-term functional outcome after hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion (HILP)
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Hyperthermia 24:409-14. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy does not increase postoperative complication rate after resection of colorectal liver metastases
    S Yedibela
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:141-6. 2005
  6. pmc Histological response of peritoneal carcinomatosis after hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) in experimental investigations
    Joerg O W Pelz
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 6:162. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) decrease wound strength of colonic anastomosis in a rat model
    J O W Pelz
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:941-7. 2007
  8. pmc Expression of chemoresistance-related genes and heat shock protein 72 in hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion of malignant melanoma: an experimental study
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Oncol 2010:138758. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Late locoregional recurrence in rectal carcinoma
    S Merkel
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 28:716-22. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing a new staging system for cutaneous melanoma proposed by the American Joint Committee on Cancer
    S Merkel
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 38:517-26. 2002

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical therapy for distant metastases of malignant melanoma
    T Meyer
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Cancer 89:1983-91. 2000
    ..Manifestation of distant metastases in melanoma patients commonly indicates a poor prognosis. The aim of the current study was to examine the role of surgical treatment in these patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion (HILP) in malignant melanoma. Experience with 101 patients
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:224-7. 2006
    ..To analyse results with a standardized HILP procedure in terms of response rate, recurrence pattern and complication rate...
  3. doi request reprint Preoperative chemoradiation in adenocarcinoma of the pancreas. A single centre experience advocating a new treatment strategy
    H Golcher
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:756-64. 2008
    ..In conclusion a new treatment strategy was developed using multimodality treatment for pancreatic carcinoma deemed to be resectable by CT-scan...
  4. doi request reprint Long-term functional outcome after hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion (HILP)
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Hyperthermia 24:409-14. 2008
    ..Postoperative complication rates are acceptable. Only few studies have examined long-term complications. This is the reason why we followed up patients in respect of long-term physical and psychological complications after HILP...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy does not increase postoperative complication rate after resection of colorectal liver metastases
    S Yedibela
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:141-6. 2005
    ..This paper discusses, whether neoadjuvant chemotherapy has an impact on the rate of postoperative complications after primary resection of liver metastases from colorectal carcinoma...
  6. pmc Histological response of peritoneal carcinomatosis after hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) in experimental investigations
    Joerg O W Pelz
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 6:162. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the tumor response of peritoneal carcinomatosis in tumor-bearing rats treated with HIPEC...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) decrease wound strength of colonic anastomosis in a rat model
    J O W Pelz
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 22:941-7. 2007
    ..The effects of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) of wound healing after colonic anastomosis were investigated in a rat model...
  8. pmc Expression of chemoresistance-related genes and heat shock protein 72 in hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion of malignant melanoma: an experimental study
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Oncol 2010:138758. 2010
    ..In contrast to the cytostatic drug, hyperthermia causes a persistent induction of HSP72. Both observations could offer a potential explanation for failure of HILP in malignant melanoma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Late locoregional recurrence in rectal carcinoma
    S Merkel
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 28:716-22. 2002
    ..Locoregional recurrence in rectal carcinoma usually occurs within the first five years of treatment. In recent years we have increasingly diagnosed patients with late locoregional recurrence more than 5 years after primary treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing a new staging system for cutaneous melanoma proposed by the American Joint Committee on Cancer
    S Merkel
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054, Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 38:517-26. 2002
    ..The new staging system includes more detailed information on clinical and pathohistological findings. Nevertheless, it is practicable and enables more patients with excellent prognosis to be identified...
  11. ncbi request reprint Implantation of an esophageal squamous cell carcinoma at the site of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
    K Volkmer
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Wuerzburg, Julius Maximilians University Wuerzburg, Germany
    Endoscopy 39:E240-1. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal carcinomatosis of colorectal cancer: incidence, prognosis, and treatment modalities
    C Knorr
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Colorectal Dis 19:181-7. 2004
    ..Intraperitoneal carcinomatosis accounts for 25-35% of recurrences of colorectal cancer. Studies demonstrate that peritoneal carcinomatosis is not necessarily a terminal condition with no options for treatment or cure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Detection of human papillomavirus DNA in primary squamous cell carcinoma and metastases
    I Nindl
    Br J Dermatol 154:797-9. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Investigations on safety of hyperthermic intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) with Mitomycin C
    K Schmid
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic of Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine of the University Erlangen Nuremberg, Schillerstrasse 25 29, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 32:1222-5. 2006
    ..We re-evaluated possible safety hazards of HIPEC by applying different monitoring strategies...
  15. pmc A phase I (tumour site-specific) study of carboplatin and temozolomide in patients with advanced melanoma
    S J Strauss
    Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 2RN, UK
    Br J Cancer 89:1901-5. 2003
    ..Preliminary information on efficacy demonstrates that it is unlikely that the combination can be given in doses sufficient to improve on the efficacy of temozolomide alone...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Sentinel lymph node in melanoma]
    T Meyer
    Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Erlangen
    Chirurg 75:774-80. 2004
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Sorafenib in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
    Josep M Llovet
    Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer Group, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Centro de Investigaciones en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas Hospital Clínic Barcelona, Barcelona
    N Engl J Med 359:378-90. 2008
    ..A preliminary study suggested that sorafenib, an oral multikinase inhibitor of the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor, the platelet-derived growth factor receptor, and Raf may be effective in hepatocellular carcinoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Changes and complication rate in surgery for thoracic esophageal carcinoma]
    T Meyer
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen
    Zentralbl Chir 128:631-9. 2003
    ..In an analysis over 22 years it was investigated which parameters have changed in the operative treatment of thoracic esophageal carcinoma over time and in how far they have influenced complication rate...
  19. ncbi request reprint [The surgeon as a cost factor. Cost analysis exemplified by surgical treatment of rectal carcinoma]
    T Meyer
    Chirurgische Klinik, Poliklinik, Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen
    Chirurg 73:167-73. 2002
    ..Besides quality, costs play an increasingly important role. For rectal carcinoma, the cost of the surgical treatment of the disease (including after-care) was analysed under variable clinical conditions...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Regional chemotherapy--perfusion of the extremities]
    T Meyer
    , Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen
    Kongressbd Dtsch Ges Chir Kongr 118:200-4. 2001
    ..The combination of TNF with other drugs than melphalan could possibly further improve results of HILP in sarcoma patients. The high rate of local recurrences of malignant melanoma after HILP poses an unsolved problem yet...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Historical development of the surgical treatment of the undescended testicle]
    T Meyer
    Abteilung fur Kinderchirurgie, Chirurgische Universitätsklinik Würzburg
    Zentralbl Chir 128:537-42. 2003
    ..This paper gives an overview starting with the historical development of the operative treatment of the undescended testicle and leading up to the modern techniques used today...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lymphogranuloma venereum emerging in men who have sex with men in Germany
    V Bremer
    Robert Koch Institut, Dept for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Berlin, Germany
    Euro Surveill 11:152-4. 2006
    ..Clinicians and MSM may not be sufficiently aware of the disease, and existing efforts to promote awareness and prevention of sexually transmitted infections and HIV need to be strengthened...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Modern diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis infections]
    T Meyer
    Labor Prof Arndt und Partner, 22339, Lademannbogen 61, Hamburg, Germany
    Hautarzt 58:24-30. 2007
    ..Thus, positive results of chlamydia antigen EIAs should be confirmed by another test...
  24. ncbi request reprint Importance of human papillomaviruses for the development of skin cancer
    T Meyer
    Institute of Immunology, Pathology and Molecular Biology, Hamburg, Germany
    Cancer Detect Prev 25:533-47. 2001
    ..These results indicate that a direct role of HPV in skin cancerogenesis remains questionable. Possibly, mechanisms different from the activity of HPV oncoproteins in genital cancers are involved in skin neoplastic transformation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Epithelial malignancies in organ transplant patients: clinical presentation and new methods of treatment
    E Stockfleth
    Department of Dermatology, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Recent Results Cancer Res 160:251-8. 2002
    ..The drug has been shown to have both antiviral and antitumor activity. Application of immune response activators or modifiers such as imiquimod might be premising in the case of transplant recipients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Multifocal distribution of cutaneous human papillomavirus types in hairs from different skin areas
    A Kohler
    Br J Dermatol 156:1078-80. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint A comparison of Hickman line- and Port-a-Cath-associated complications in patients with solid tumours undergoing chemotherapy
    F Ng
    Academic Department of Oncology, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 19:551-6. 2007
    ..To compare the complication rates of Hickman lines and Port-a-Caths in patients undergoing infusional chemotherapy for solid tumours...
  28. ncbi request reprint The p150 subunit of dynactin (DCTN1) gene in multiple sclerosis
    C Munch
    Department of Neurology, Jewish Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 116:231-4. 2007
    ..Given the common features of neurodegeneration in multiple sclerosis (MS), FTD and ALS, sequence variants of the DCTN1 gene may be a contributory factor to neurodegeneration in MS...
  29. ncbi request reprint Implementation of sustainable sanitation in existing urban areas: long-term strategies for an optimised solution
    I Kaufmann
    Institute of Urban Water Management, University of Kaiserslautern, Paul Ehrlich Str 14, 67663, Kaiserslautern, Germany
    Water Sci Technol 56:115-24. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Weekly cisplatin and oral etoposide as treatment for relapsed epithelial ovarian cancer
    T Meyer
    Department of Medical Oncology, Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood, UK
    Ann Oncol 12:1705-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: We conclude that this short but intensive regimen provides worthwhile response rates, even in those patients who would ordinarily be considered refractory to platinum, and has an acceptable toxicity profile...
  31. ncbi request reprint Immune response to xenogeneic matrix grafts used in pediatric surgery
    T Meyer
    Transplantation Immunology Unit, Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Transplant Surgery, Centre of Operative Medicine, Julius Maximilians University, Oberdurrbacher Strasse 6, Wuerzburg, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 17:420-5. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the inflammatory response and tensile strength after xenogeneic matrix (Lyoplant) implantation compared to the more widely used synthetic polypropylene matrix...
  32. doi request reprint [Elective termination of respiratory therapy in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis]
    T Meyer
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, Berlin, Germany
    Nervenarzt 79:684-90. 2008
    ..Yet there are few systematic investigations of the withdrawal of ventilation therapy...
  33. pmc Alpha-fetoprotein and human chorionic gonadotrophin-beta as prognostic markers in neuroendocrine tumour patients
    T Shah
    Neuroendocrine Tumour Unit, Centre for Gastroenterology, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, London, NW3 2QG, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:72-7. 2008
    ..They also correlate with chromogranin-A, which is known to be a marker of tumour burden and to have prognostic value. Thus AFP and hCGbeta are clinically important in NETs and when elevated are poor prognostic markers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Alveolar deposition of monodisperse aerosol particles in the lung of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    P Brand
    Clinical Research Group Aerosols in Medicine of the GSF Institute for Inhalation Biology, Gauting, Germany
    Exp Lung Res 28:39-54. 2002
    ..Due to controlled slow and deep inhalations, alveolar deposition was as much as 50%. Therefore, SBRD can be considered as an easy tool to study alveolar deposition in patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Regulation of microglia by CD4+ and CD8+ T cells: selective analysis in CD45-congenic normal and Toxoplasma gondii-infected bone marrow chimeras
    D Schluter
    Institut für Med Mikrobiologie und Hygiene, Universität sklinikum Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, Germany
    Brain Pathol 11:44-55. 2001
    ..These findings demonstrate a specific regulation of microglia by T lymphocytes during the course of TE...
  36. pmc Behcet's disease with life-threatening haemoptoe and pulmonary aneurysms: complete remission after infliximab treatment
    K Baki
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1531-2. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of multiple actinic keratoses in organ transplant patients with topical 5% imiquimod: a report of six cases
    C Ulrich
    Department of Dermatology, University of Humboldt, Schittenhelmstrasse 7, Berlin, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 155:451-4. 2006
    ..Impaired wound healing and high recurrence rates in immunocompromised patients treated with destructive therapies such as cryosurgery or topical 5-fluorouracil represent frequently known complications...
  38. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease in children treated with low-dose immunosuppression after liver transplantation
    Rainer Ganschow
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediastric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Hamburg, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Transplant Proc 34:1961-2. 2002
  39. ncbi request reprint [Uremic patients--late referral, early death]
    V Schwenger
    Medizinische Universitäts Klinik Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 128:1216-20. 2003
    ..g. lack of vascular access when dialysis has to be started as well as longer hospitalisation and have also a higher risk of early death. No data on these points are available from Germany...
  40. ncbi request reprint 5-HT1A responsivity in patients with panic disorder before and after treatment with aerobic exercise, clomipramine or placebo
    Andreas Broocks
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Lubeck, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 13:153-64. 2003
    ..In conclusion, our results demonstrate that effective treatment of panic disorder has divergent effects on the psychological, neuroendocrine and temperature responses to ipsapirone...
  41. ncbi request reprint High rate of constitutional chromosomal rearrangements in apparently sporadic ALS
    T Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Charite University Hospital, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Neurology 60:1348-50. 2003
    ..The high rate of constitutional aberrations (5.9%) suggests that ALS is, in part, associated with recombination-based rearrangements of genomic sequences...
  42. ncbi request reprint Viral warts in organ transplant recipients: new aspects in therapy
    T Schmook
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Charite, Schumannstrasse 20 21, D 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 149:20-4. 2003
    ..A promising novel therapeutic agent is imiquimod, an immune response modifier. Clinical efficacy of imiquimod has been observed for different skin lesions, including viral warts in both immunocompetent and immunosuppressed patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous precancers in organ transplant recipients: an old enemy in a new surrounding
    C Ulrich
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Charite, Schumannstrasse 20 21, D 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 149:40-2. 2003
    ..As reduction of the immunosuppressive therapy is rarely practicable, other terms of prophylaxis and treatment, such as immune response modifiers, have to be considered...
  44. pmc Familial ALS in Germany: origin of the R115G SOD1 mutation by a founder effect
    S Niemann
    Institute of Human Genetics, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1186-8. 2004
    ..Genotyping with markers from the SOD1 locus revealed a common haplotype and shared allelic characteristics in these patients. These findings suggest that the R115G mutation in the German population originates from a common founder...
  45. ncbi request reprint Imatinib: a selective tyrosine kinase inhibitor
    P W Manley
    Novartis Pharma Ltd, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 38:S19-27. 2002
    ..In this paper, the relationship between molecular biology and drug discovery methods, as utilized for the identification of anticancer drugs, will be illustrated...
  46. pmc Repeated detection of lymphogranuloma venereum caused by Chlamydia trachomatis L2 in homosexual men in Hamburg
    T Meyer
    Sex Transm Infect 81:91-2. 2005
  47. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of the ethical consequences of genotype-based pharmacotherapy]
    T Meyer
    Forschungsinstitut fur Molekulare Pharmakologie, Berlin Buch, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:2524-6. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint [Perceptions of quality of life in schizophrenic patients]
    T Meyer
    Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Institut für Sozialmedizin
    Gesundheitswesen 67:120-3. 2005
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint [Missing data in the somatisation subscale of the scl-90-R due to a 'checklist effect': occurrence in different surveys and results of various imputation methods]
    O Mittag
    Institut für Sozialmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck
    Gesundheitswesen 67:155-8. 2005
    ..3 % to 0.4 %. Ignoring the "checklist-effect" would overestimate the symptom level. Possible explanations for the effect are discussed. However, the validity of this effect has yet to be proven via methodological studies...
  50. ncbi request reprint Peak oxygen uptake. Myth and truth about an internationally accepted reference value
    T Meyer
    Institut für Sport und Präventivmedizin, Universität des Saarlandes Campus, Geb 39 1, 66123 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:255-64. 2005
    ..It is evident that failure to strictly follow such recommendations might result in misleading ergometric findings and, thus, in over- or underestimation of endurance capacity and/ or training effects...
  51. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of 5-S-cysteinyldopa testing using a new and optimized detection system as a tumour marker for malignant melanoma
    T Meyer
    IPM Hamburg, Germany
    Melanoma Res 12:471-7. 2002
    ..In conclusion, our improved analytical technique provides a high sensitivity in all stages of the disease and represents a useful technique for monitoring melanoma patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Predicting gainful employment in a population sample of 4225 statutory pension insurance members covering a prognostic period of five years using a brief subjective prognostic employment scale (SPE Scale)]
    O Mittag
    Institut für Sozialmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig Holstein Campus Lübeck
    Gesundheitswesen 68:294-302. 2006
    ..We now wanted to explore whether the SPE-Scale allows a prediction of vocational outcomes (early retirement) in the population sample over longer periods of time...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Skin diseases in organ transplant patients]
    C Ulrich
    Klinik fur Dermatologie, Venerologie und Allergologie, Charite, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Hautarzt 53:524-33. 2002
    ..The rapidly growing numbers of allograft recipients as well as the rising long term survival rates of these patients demand the provision of high quality interdisciplinary and dermatological care in this field...
  54. ncbi request reprint [Intrapancreatic accessory spleen: a differential diagnosis of pancreatic tumour]
    T Meyer
    Chirurgische Universitatsklinik und Poliklinik, Wurzburg
    Zentralbl Chir 132:73-6. 2007
    ..Only in 1-2% they are located in the pancreatic tail. We report a rare case of intrapancreatic accessory spleen which radiologically mimicked a tumor in the tail of the pancreas...