Erwin P Stolz

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Affiliation: University of Giessen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Cerebral vein thrombosis: clinical manifestation and diagnosis
    Christian Tanislav
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 11:69. 2011
  2. pmc Evaluation of the middle cerebral artery occlusion techniques in the rat by in-vitro 3-dimensional micro- and nano computed tomography
    Alexander C Langheinrich
    Department of Radiology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 10:36. 2010
  3. pmc Transcranial sonography for diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
    Sabine Mehnert
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 10:9. 2010
  4. pmc Decrease in shunt volume in patients with cryptogenic stroke and patent foramen ovale
    Christian Tanislav
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 10:123. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Can early neurosonology predict outcome in acute stroke?: a metaanalysis of prognostic clinical effect sizes related to the vascular status
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 39:3255-61. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Cerebral venous thrombosis: an all or nothing disease? Prognostic factors and long-term outcome
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, D 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:99-107. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Intracranial venous hemodynamics in patients with midline dislocation due to postischemic brain edema
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 33:479-85. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebral veins and sinuses
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Front Neurol Neurosci 21:182-93. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of ultrasound in diagnosis and management of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis
    Erwin P Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, Giessen, Germany
    Front Neurol Neurosci 23:112-21. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Cranial venous outflow under lower body positive and negative pressure conditions and head-up and -down tilts
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 19:31-6. 2009

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  1. pmc Cerebral vein thrombosis: clinical manifestation and diagnosis
    Christian Tanislav
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 11:69. 2011
    ..Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) is a disease with a wide spectrum of symptoms and severity. In this study we analysed the predictive value of clinical signs and symptoms and the contribution of D-dimer measurements for diagnosis...
  2. pmc Evaluation of the middle cerebral artery occlusion techniques in the rat by in-vitro 3-dimensional micro- and nano computed tomography
    Alexander C Langheinrich
    Department of Radiology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 10:36. 2010
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  3. pmc Transcranial sonography for diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
    Sabine Mehnert
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 10:9. 2010
    ..Therefore our study was conducted to test the reliability of this method by using a different ultrasound device and examining a large population of control and IPD subjects by two examiners to calculate interobserver reliability...
  4. pmc Decrease in shunt volume in patients with cryptogenic stroke and patent foramen ovale
    Christian Tanislav
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Neurol 10:123. 2010
    ..Proven, this could have implications for the care of patients with PFO and a history of stroke. The following study addressed this hypothesis in a cohort of patients with stroke and PFO...
  5. doi request reprint Can early neurosonology predict outcome in acute stroke?: a metaanalysis of prognostic clinical effect sizes related to the vascular status
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 39:3255-61. 2008
    ..Prediction of short- and long-term prognosis is an important issue in acute stroke care. This metaanalysis explores the prognostic value of initial bed-side transcranial ultrasound in acute stroke...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cerebral venous thrombosis: an all or nothing disease? Prognostic factors and long-term outcome
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, D 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:99-107. 2005
    ..There is insufficient data on short- and especially long-term prognosis of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Intracranial venous hemodynamics in patients with midline dislocation due to postischemic brain edema
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 33:479-85. 2002
    ..Therefore, changes in venous flow velocities are to be expected because of changes in intracranial pressure and brain tissue dislocation in patients with ischemic stroke and space-occupying brain edema...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebral veins and sinuses
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Front Neurol Neurosci 21:182-93. 2006
    ..It was not until the mid-1990s that venous transcranial ultrasound in adults was systematically developed. In the following the examination technique and clinical applications of this technique are summarized...
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of ultrasound in diagnosis and management of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis
    Erwin P Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, Giessen, Germany
    Front Neurol Neurosci 23:112-21. 2008
    ..However, ultrasonographic techniques are not sensitive enough to exclude cerebral venous thrombosis, but they may complement other imaging techniques. In the follow-up, sonographic findings are related to the functional outcome...
  10. doi request reprint Cranial venous outflow under lower body positive and negative pressure conditions and head-up and -down tilts
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 19:31-6. 2009
    ..Although there exists a large body of knowledge on the regulation of arterial cerebral hemodynamics, little is known about the cerebral venous outflow (CVO)...
  11. doi request reprint Active regulation of cerebral venous tone: simultaneous arterial and venous transcranial Doppler sonography during a Valsalva manoeuvre
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 109:691-7. 2010
    ..However, the significantly lager venous than the arterial overshoot in phase IV may be explained by the active regulation of the venous tone...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anemia as a risk factor for cerebral venous thrombosis? An old hypothesis revisited. Results of a prospective study
    Erwin Stolz
    Dept of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    J Neurol 254:729-34. 2007
    ..Several case reports have linked iron deficiency anemia with the occurrence of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) or stroke, yet, it is unclear whether this is a chance association...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of intracranial venous hemodynamics in normal individuals and patients with cerebral venous thrombosis
    E Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 30:70-5. 1999
    ..We evaluated the diagnostic value of both noncontrast and contrast-enhanced TCCS by comparing normal volunteers and patients with acute cerebral venous thrombosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sonographic harmonic grey scale imaging of brain perfusion: scope of a new method demonstrated in selected cases
    E Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Ultraschall Med 23:320-4. 2002
    ..Transient response harmonic transcranial sonography is a new bed-side technique which provides information on brain tissue perfusion. This paper demonstrates the scope of perfusion transcranial sonography (p-TCS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Transcranial color-coded duplex sonography of intracranial veins and sinuses in adults. Reference data from 130 volunteers
    E Stolz
    Departments of Neurology, Justus Liebeg University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 30:1070-5. 1999
    ..This study reports a standardized examination protocol for venous TCCS and provides reference data for clinical application...
  16. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional transcranial colour-coded duplex sonography of the transverse sinus
    E Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, D 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Eur J Neurol 7:581-3. 2000
    ..TCCS with three-dimensional image reconstruction allowed a more precise spatial localization of venous flow signals in the posterior fossa and facilitated the understanding of the haemodynamics of the venous collateral network...
  17. ncbi request reprint High-dose corticosteroid treatment is associated with an increased risk of developing cerebral venous thrombosis
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig Universitat, Giessen, Germany
    Eur Neurol 49:247-8. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessment of intracranial collateral flow by transcranial color-coded duplex sonography using a temporal and frontal axial insonation plane
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, D 35385 Giessen, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 12:136-43. 2002
    ..This study evaluated the TBW and LFBW for the assessment of collateral intracranial flow conditions and aimed at defining diagnostic transcranial color-coded duplex sonography (TCCS) criteria that do not need compression maneuvers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of recanalization on outcome in dural sinus thrombosis: a prospective study
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 35:544-7. 2004
    ..Recanalization in dural sinus thrombosis (DST) has been observed previously; however, systematic prospective data are lacking. The influence of recanalization on DST outcome has not yet been thoroughly evaluated...
  20. ncbi request reprint Frontal bone windows for transcranial color-coded duplex sonography
    E Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 30:814-20. 1999
    ..However, transorbital TCCS raises problems with the insonation of the orbital lens. To overcome these drawbacks, we studied the feasibility of frontal bone windows for TCCS examinations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of venous transcranial color-coded flow velocity measurements
    E Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Am Steg 14, D 35385 Giessen, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 11:385-92. 2001
    ..Venous transcranial color-coded duplex sonography is a new technique for noninvasive evaluation of the intracranial venous system. However, the interobserver and intraobserver reliability of this method is unclear...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intracranial venous hemodynamics is a factor related to a favorable outcome in cerebral venous thrombosis
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 33:1645-50. 2002
    ..However, it is conceivable that the presence or absence and the efficiency of venous collaterals, as well as recanalization, may have an impact on brain tissue damage and hence on the prognosis of acute CVT...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reversible MR imaging abnormalities following cerebral venous thrombosis
    Carina Rottger
    Department of Neurology Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:607-13. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to study the time-dependent changes of venous infarcts on MR images and to define the variables that influence lesion volume in humans...
  24. ncbi request reprint A new model of reversible sinus sagittalis superior thrombosis in the rat: magnetic resonance imaging changes
    Carina Rottger
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 57:573-80; discussion 573-80. 2005
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Intravenous immunoglobulin reduces infarct volume but not edema formation in acute stroke
    Maureen Walberer
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Neuroimmunomodulation 17:97-102. 2010
    ..Since edema treatment can provide secondary neuroprotective effects, we conducted the present study to evaluate whether edema reduction is the underlying cause of the neuroprotective properties of IVIG in experimental stroke...
  26. ncbi request reprint Identification of embolic stroke patterns by diffusion-weighted MRI in clinically defined lacunar stroke syndromes
    Tiemo Wessels
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 36:757-61. 2005
    ..To verify the reliability of the clinical diagnosis "lacunar syndrome," the value was investigated with diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI)...
  27. doi request reprint In vitro evaluation of the sinus sagittalis superior thrombosis model in the rat using 3D micro- and nanocomputed tomography
    Alexander Claus Langheinrich
    Department of Radiology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Klinikstrasse 36, Giessen, Germany
    Neuroradiology 52:815-21. 2010
    ..Therefore, the purpose of our study was to evaluate a well-established model for sinus sagittalis (SSS) thrombosis using micro- and nanocomputed tomography (CT) imaging...
  28. doi request reprint Consensus recommendations for transcranial color-coded duplex sonography for the assessment of intracranial arteries in clinical trials on acute stroke
    Max Nedelmann
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 40:3238-44. 2009
    ..The aim of this international consensus procedure was to develop recommendations on the methodology and documentation to be used for assessment of intracranial occlusion and for monitoring of recanalization...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is heparin treatment the optimal management for cerebral venous thrombosis? Effect of abciximab, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator, and enoxaparin in experimentally induced superior sagittal sinus thrombosis
    Carina Rottger
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 36:841-6. 2005
    ..Based on a newly developed model of reversible superior sagittal sinus (SSS) thrombosis in the rat, we investigated the effect of thrombolytic and anticoagulant treatment on recanalization, brain parenchymal changes, and motor deficits...
  30. doi request reprint Torticollis under cyclobenzaprine
    Reinhard Reuss
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Pharmacology 84:91-2. 2009
    ..This case might be additional evidence for the necessity of appropriate dosage in case of liver impairment. Secondly there are possibly consequences as regards the therapy of motor side effects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Middle cerebral artery occlusion during MR-imaging: investigation of the hyperacute phase of stroke using a new in-bore occlusion model in rats
    Tibo Gerriets
    Department of Radiology Experimental Neurology Research Group Kerckhoff Klinik Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 12:137-43. 2004
    ..It does not permit reperfusion. This technique might provide information about the pathophysiological processes in the hyperacute phase of stroke...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sinus thrombosis after a jump from a small rock and a sneezing attack: minor endothelial trauma as a precipitating factor for cerebral venous thrombosis?
    Carina Rottger
    Department of Neurology, University of Giessen, Germany
    Headache 44:812-5. 2004
    ..In about 20% of CVT cases the cause remains unclear. As minor head trauma may not have been recognized during history taking, this may represent a so far under-recognized precipitating factor for CVT...
  33. ncbi request reprint Conservative medical treatment and intravenous thrombolysis in acute stroke from carotid T occlusion
    Michael T Wunderlich
    Department of Neurology, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:355-61. 2005
    ..We aimed to analyse the course of early recanalization and corresponding functional outcome in patients with an acute occlusion of the carotid T who were treated conservatively or underwent intravenous thrombolysis...
  34. ncbi request reprint A sudden arterial blood pressure decrease is compensated by an increase in intracranial blood volume
    Bernhard Rosengarten
    Justus Liebig University, Department of Neurology, Am Steg 14, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    J Neurol 249:538-41. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that the increase in IBV is caused by a relative decrease of intracranial venous outflow...
  35. ncbi request reprint Midline-shift corresponds to the amount of brain edema early after hemispheric stroke--an MRI study in rats
    Maureen Walberer
    Department of Neurology, University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 19:105-10. 2007
    ..MLS quantification can be regarded as an easily assessable and valid global quantitative parameter for brain edema and thus might facilitate the surgical and nonsurgical management of edema in acute stroke patients...
  36. doi request reprint A rat model for cerebral air microembolisation
    Tibo Gerriets
    Department of Neurology, Experimental Neurology Research Group, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
    J Neurosci Methods 190:10-3. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the method presented allows injecting air bubbles of defined number and diameter into cerebral arteries of rats. This technique facilitates animal research in the field of air embolisation...
  37. ncbi request reprint Extracellular RNA mediates endothelial-cell permeability via vascular endothelial growth factor
    Silvia Fischer
    Department of Biochemistry Medical School, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Blood 110:2457-65. 2007
    ..Together, these results identify extracellular RNA as a novel natural permeability factor, upstream of VEGF, whereas counteracting RNase treatment may serve as new vessel-protective modality...
  38. ncbi request reprint Interferon-beta 1b leads to a short-term increase of soluble but long-term stabilisation of cell surface bound adhesion molecules in multiple sclerosis
    Joerg Kraus
    Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Dept of Neurology, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    J Neurol 251:464-72. 2004
    ..Stabilisation of the expression of cell surface bound AMs on blood MNC may indicate the beneficial effects of IFN-beta1b therapy in MS patients...
  39. doi request reprint Prognostic value of transcranial sonography in acute stroke patients
    Manfred Kaps
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Eur Neurol 59:9-16. 2008
    ..Finally, transcranial ultrasound can be used to gauge the appropriateness of more complex and costly imaging studies, thereby optimizing utilization of health care resources...
  40. ncbi request reprint Strategies for the reduction of cerebral microembolism during transmyocardial laser revascularization
    Tibo Gerriets
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, 35390 Giessen, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 34:379-84. 2004
    ..We sought to characterize composition and clinical relevance of these MES and to evaluate strategies to reduce cerebral microembolization during TMLR...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging and neurobiochemical markers after aortic valve replacement: implications for future neuroprotective trials?
    Erwin Stolz
    Department of Neurology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Stroke 35:888-92. 2004
    ..In this study, we evaluated postoperative diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) as a potential surrogate marker for brain embolism and its relationship to neurobiochemical markers of brain injury...