J Motsch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Desflurane versus isoflurane in geriatric patients. A comparison of psychomotor and postoperative well-being following abdominal surgical procedures]
    J Motsch
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 33:313-20. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint [Development of a questionnaire to assess the quality of the preanesthetic visit]
    S A Snyder-Ramos
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesist 52:818-29. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint [Drug interactions and the anesthesiologist]
    A S Milde
    Klinik für Anaesthesiologie Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesist 52:839-59. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Real-time ultrasonic observation of combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia
    T Grau
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Anaesthesiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:25-31. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness and high patient satisfaction in the elderly: sevoflurane versus propofol anaesthesia
    S P Luntz
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Anaesthesiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:115-22. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Cerebral and extracerebral release of protein S100B in cardiac surgical patients
    S A Snyder-Ramos
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesia 59:344-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint [Survey on practice of regional anaesthesia in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Part 1: Quality assurance and training concepts]
    E Bartusseck
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 53:836-46. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Survey on practice of regional anaesthesia in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Part 3: Methods in obstetric anaesthesia]
    E Bartusseck
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 53:993-1000. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Survey on current practice of regional anaesthesia in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Part 2: Use, success rates and techniques]
    T Grau
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg de
    Anaesthesist 53:847-55. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint [Propofol infusion syndrome]
    J Motsch
    Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 53:1009-22; quiz 1023-4. 2004

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint [Desflurane versus isoflurane in geriatric patients. A comparison of psychomotor and postoperative well-being following abdominal surgical procedures]
    J Motsch
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 33:313-20. 1998
    ..4), suggesting excellent intraoperative control of anaesthesia and rapid emergence and recovery from anaesthesia. However, only limited experience is available in geriatric patients undergoing major abdominal surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Development of a questionnaire to assess the quality of the preanesthetic visit]
    S A Snyder-Ramos
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesist 52:818-29. 2003
    ..Such a questionnaire can be used to compare different premedication techniques and, thus, might contribute to improve the quality of health care...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Drug interactions and the anesthesiologist]
    A S Milde
    Klinik für Anaesthesiologie Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesist 52:839-59. 2003
    ..Besides recognizing the general risk factors, fundamental knowledge of basic and clinical pharmacology is important to prevent serious or fatal drug interactions before they occur...
  4. ncbi request reprint Real-time ultrasonic observation of combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia
    T Grau
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Anaesthesiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:25-31. 2004
    ..The quality of combined spinal-epidural anaesthesia mainly depends on accurate identification of the epidural space. The real-time ultrasound control of the procedure for puncture was therefore evaluated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness and high patient satisfaction in the elderly: sevoflurane versus propofol anaesthesia
    S P Luntz
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Anaesthesiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:115-22. 2004
    ..However, as the cost saving, the quicker recovery time and patient comfort may not be evident if sevoflurane is substituted for isoflurane; these two anaesthetic agents were analysed in elderly patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cerebral and extracerebral release of protein S100B in cardiac surgical patients
    S A Snyder-Ramos
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesia 59:344-9. 2004
    ..In contrast, the early postoperative increased levels of protein S100B derive from cardiac tissue, as shown by the positive correlation between S100B and cardiac troponin I levels...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Survey on practice of regional anaesthesia in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Part 1: Quality assurance and training concepts]
    E Bartusseck
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 53:836-46. 2004
    ..Regional anaesthesia plays a highly important role. Concepts of training and quality assurance that are backed up by evidence-based medicine should be worked out to improve the training and further education in regional anaesthesia...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Survey on practice of regional anaesthesia in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Part 3: Methods in obstetric anaesthesia]
    E Bartusseck
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 53:993-1000. 2004
    ..The trend from general to regional anaesthesia for caesarean section is continued, as is the trend from local infiltrative techniques to epidural anaesthesia for vaginal delivery. Switzerland was in the forefront for these developments...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Survey on current practice of regional anaesthesia in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Part 2: Use, success rates and techniques]
    T Grau
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg de
    Anaesthesist 53:847-55. 2004
    ..In neuroaxial anaesthesia satisfying success rates were reached in German-speaking countries. In paediatric anaesthesia its use still has many opponents...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Propofol infusion syndrome]
    J Motsch
    Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 53:1009-22; quiz 1023-4. 2004
    ..In cases of unexplained lactate acidosis occurring during continuous propofol infusion, propofol infusion syndrome must be taken into consideration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Postoperative 12-lead ECG predicts peri-operative myocardial ischaemia associated with myocardial cell damage
    B W Böttiger
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelber, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesia 59:1083-90. 2004
    ..The postoperative 12-lead ECG identified peri-operative myocardial ischaemia associated with subsequent myocardial cell damage in most patients undergoing vascular surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association between early postoperative coagulation activation and peri-operative myocardial ischaemia in patients undergoing vascular surgery
    B W Böttiger
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesia 60:1162-7. 2005
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint [Dolasetron and shivering. A prospective randomized placebo-controlled pharmaco-economic evaluation]
    M Bock
    Abteilung 1 für Anästhesie und Intensivmedizin, Zentralkrankenhaus, Lorenz Böhler Strasse 5, 39100 Bozen
    Anaesthesist 56:63-6, 68-70. 2007
    ..We therefore investigated the clinical pathway prevention of shivering with dolasetron in a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled analysis of cost-effectiveness...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Laryngeal masks. Possibilities and limits]
    H Hillebrand
    Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, 69120, Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 56:617-30. 2007
    ..This contribution provides an overview of the basics as well as practical aspects of LMA use, and discusses the possibilities and limitations of the laryngeal mask in daily practice...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Anaesthetic concepts in vascular surgery. The value of local anaesthetic procedures]
    U Haas
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 52:173-90; quiz 190-1. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint [Accessible price lists at the anaesthesiologist's workplace enhance cost consciousness as a part of process and cost optimization]
    S A Snyder-Ramos
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 52:154-61. 2003
    ..Although the ABC analyses demonstrate no long-term effect of the price-transparency on the cost structures, the staff showed increased cost-consciousness and individual motivation for economic tasks...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Emergency from anesthesia in small children. From laryngospasm to prolonged apnea]
    A Gries
    Klinik für Anaesthesiologie der Universität Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 52:127-31. 2003
    ..risk factors and treatment of perioperative airway obstruction 2. factors and treatment of prolonged apnea, and 3. delayed arousal reactions and their management in an outpatient setting...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Computer simulation and pharmacoeconomics. Computer simulation as an aid for the analysis of operating room efficiency: an example]
    J Kubitz
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    Anaesthesist 50:122-7. 2001
    ..TIVA with remifentanil and propofol was associated with more OR efficiency than balanced anaesthesia with fentanyl and isoflurane when given for cataract surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of costs of total intravenous anaesthesia with propofol and remifentanil vs. balanced anaesthesia with isoflurane and fentanyl
    J Epple
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 18:20-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: We conclude that propofol and remifentanil is more cost-effective than isoflurane/fentanyl due to its better recovery profile, reduced total direct costs and higher patient satisfaction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Astroglial protein S-100 is an early and sensitive marker of hypoxic brain damage and outcome after cardiac arrest in humans
    B W Böttiger
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Circulation 103:2694-8. 2001
    ..The results of early conventional tests do not correlate with cerebral outcome after cardiac arrest. We investigated the serum levels of astroglial protein S-100 as an early marker of brain damage and outcome after cardiac arrest...
  21. ncbi request reprint The lumbar epidural space in pregnancy: visualization by ultrasonography
    T Grau
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 86:798-804. 2001
    ..Thus far, palpation has been the only available technique to facilitate epidural puncture. Ultrasound imaging enabled us to assess the structures to be perforated. We anticipate that this technique will become valuable clinically...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychomotor recovery in very old patients after total intravenous or balanced anaesthesia for cataract surgery
    J Kubitz
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 86:203-8. 2001
    ..We conclude that there is only a minor deficit in psychomotor function in elderly patients 2 h after cataract surgery under general anaesthesia and that psychomotor function recovers completely by 24 h after surgery...
  23. ncbi request reprint [The visualisation of dura perforation and blood patches with ultrasound]
    T Grau
    Abteilung für Anästhesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Germany
    Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 37:149-53. 2002
    ..Since these informations are relevant for further clinical practice further investigations are warranted...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Contribution of anesthesia to workflow operation]
    J Motsch
    Anaesthesiologische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, 69120 Heidelberg
    Chirurg 73:118-21. 2002
    ..Routine controls and analysis of the required teamwork reveal improvement potential and enable us to use the necessary control elements effectively...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Ultrasound and local anaesthesia. Part III: ultrasound and neuroaxial local anaesthesia]
    T Grau
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 52:68-73. 2003
    ..035) and patient satisfaction ( p<0.006) could be achieved. The metaanalysis of the different studies regarding puncture quality by ultrasound-guided peridural anaesthesia showed a clear advantage for the use of imaging techniques...
  26. ncbi request reprint Complete recovery after 2 h of cardiopulmonary resuscitation following high-dose prostaglandin treatment for atonic uterine haemorrhage
    J J Krumnikl
    Departments of Anaesthesiology and Gynaecology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 46:1168-70. 2002
    ..Despite 2h of CPR, the patient was discharged from hospital 3 months later without any major physical or neurocognitive deficit...
  27. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound imaging of the thoracic epidural space
    T Grau
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Clinic of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 27:200-6. 2002
    ..Our aim was to establish ultrasonography for the prepuncture demonstration of the anatomic structures surrounding the thoracic EDS and to evaluate its precision and imaging quality...
  28. doi request reprint The Heidelberg Peri-anaesthetic Questionnaire--development of a new refined psychometric questionnaire
    J H Schiff
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidbelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesia 63:1096-104. 2008
    ..The Heidelberg Peri-anaesthetic Questionnaire offers a valid and reliable way to identify dissatisfied patients and generate quality improvement and also has use as a benchmark tool...
  29. doi request reprint Levobupivacaine for epidural anaesthesia and postoperative analgesia in hip surgery: a multi-center efficacy and safety equivalence study with bupivacaine and ropivacaine
    T Koch
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Anästhesiologie und Intensivtherapie, Universitatsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden
    Anaesthesist 57:475-82. 2008
    ..2% ropivacaine for postoperative analgesia. The study was designed to test the equivalence of the overall profile of levobupivacaine against bupivacaine and ropivacaine. In addition, parameters of clinical safety were assessed...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Non-invasive extended hemodynamic monitoring. Reduction of circulatory risk situations]
    M Bock
    Anästhesieabteilung I, Zentralkrankenhaus Bozen, Bozen, Italien
    Anaesthesist 56:656-64. 2007
    ..In this prospective randomized study we investigated the impact of a non-invasive monitoring of CI on the incidence of hemodynamic instability and interventions by the attending anesthesiologist during major abdominal surgery...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Thrombolysis during cardiopulmonary resuscitation]
    S A Padosch
    Institut fur Rechtsmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Bonn
    Anaesthesist 51:516-32. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint [Airway management for one-lung ventilation]
    J Motsch
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Anaesthesist 54:601-22; quiz 623-4. 2005
    ..The pathophysiological changes during one-lung ventilation and strategies to avoid hypoxemia and to preserve adequate oxygenation are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint [A factorial trial of six interventions for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting]
    C C Apfel
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Anaesthesiologie, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Wurzburg
    Anaesthesist 54:201-9. 2005
    ..Although many trials have been conducted, the relative benefits of prophylactic antiemetic interventions given alone or in combination remain unknown...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison of caudal and intravenous clonidine in the prevention of agitation after sevoflurane in children
    M Bock
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 88:790-6. 2002
    ..In children, sevoflurane anaesthesia is associated with postanaesthetic agitation, which is treated mainly with opioids. We compared the effectiveness of epidural and i.v. clonidine in the prevention of this postanaesthetic agitation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Thrombolytic therapy during cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    S A Snyder-Ramos
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Minerva Anestesiol 68:186-91. 2002
    ..It may become a routine measure if positive results of randomised, controlled clinical trials will be available in the future...
  36. doi request reprint Pulse pressure and risk of adverse outcome in coronary bypass surgery
    Manuel L Fontes
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Ischemia Research and Education Foundation 1111 Bayhill Dr, Suite 480, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:1122-9. 2008
    ..The relationship of PP and acute perioperative vascular outcome among patients having coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery is less well known...