J Rassweiler


Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany


  1. Rassweiler J, Goezen A, Rassweiler Seyfried M, Liatsikos E, Bach T, Stolzenburg J, et al. [Robots in urology-an analysis of current and future devices]. Urologe A. 2018;57:1075-1090 pubmed publisher
    ..While Roboflex® improves the ergonomics of flexible ureteroscopy-similar to the Da Vinci robot, AquaBeam® may for the first time eliminate the surgeon, who might only be needed to manage severe postoperative bleeding. ..
  2. Rassweiler J, Teber D, Frede T. Complications of laparoscopic pyeloplasty. World J Urol. 2008;26:539-47 pubmed publisher
    ..The experience of pioneering centres with incidence and management of complications will be used by next generations of laparoscopic urologic surgeons to shorten their learning curve. ..
  3. Teber D, Guven S, Yaycioglu O, Ugurlu O, Sanli O, Gozen A, et al. Single-knot running suture anastomosis (one-knot pyeloplasty) for laparoscopic dismembered pyeloplasty: training model on a porcine bladder and clinical results. Int Urol Nephrol. 2010;42:609-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, the porcine bladder model that we introduce herein is a readily available and simple model to refine suturing techniques for pyeloplasty. ..
  4. Rassweiler J, Pini G, Gözen A, Klein J, Teber D. Role of laparoscopy in reconstructive surgery. Curr Opin Urol. 2010;20:471-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Laparoscopy will increasingly be used for reconstructive urologic surgery. This trend will be supported by the widespread use of the DaVinci device. ..
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    Rassweiler J, Schulze M, Stock C, Teber D, de la Rosette J. Bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate--technical modifications and early clinical experience. Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2007;16:11-21 pubmed
    ..e. tissue charring), cheaper irrigation solution, and a shorter catheter time. In addition to already existing phase III-studies, larger randomized mulit-institutional trials will have to substantiate these advantages. ..
  6. Autorino R, Porpiglia F, Dasgupta P, Rassweiler J, Catto J, Hampton L, et al. Precision surgery and genitourinary cancers. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2017;43:893-908 pubmed publisher
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    Rassweiler J, Subotic S, Feist Schwenk M, Sugiono M, Schulze M, Teber D, et al. Minimally invasive treatment of ureteropelvic junction obstruction: long-term experience with an algorithm for laser endopyelotomy and laparoscopic retroperitoneal pyeloplasty. J Urol. 2007;177:1000-5 pubmed
    ..The development of videoendoscopic techniques like endopyelotomy and laparoscopy offers less invasive alternatives. The long-term outcome of an algorithm selectively using these techniques is presented...
  8. Rassweiler J, Prager P, Haferkamp A, Alken P, Kauffmann G, Richter G. Transarterial nephrectomy: the current status of experimental and clinical studies. J Endourol. 2008;22:767-82 pubmed publisher
    ..This paper focuses on the different principles of vaso-occlusion and further improvements of the technique such as capillary chemoembolization in experimental as well as clinical studies...
  9. Rassweiler J, Weiss H, Heinze A, Elmussareh M, Fiedler M, Goezen A. [Bladder neck sclerosis following prostate surgery : Which therapy when?]. Urologe A. 2017;56:1129-1138 pubmed publisher
    ..Stent implantation should be reserved for patients who are not suitable for surgery. The final palliative measure is a cystectomy with urinary diversion or a (continent) cystostomy. ..

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  1. Rassweiler J, Fiedler M, Charalampogiannis N, Kabakci A, Saglam R, Klein J. Robot-assisted flexible ureteroscopy: an update. Urolithiasis. 2018;46:69-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Future studies are necessary to determine the final role of robotic FURS. ..