Erwin P Stolz
Affiliation: University of Giessen
Stolz E, Cioli F, Allendoerfer J, Gerriets T, Del Sette M, Kaps M. Can early neurosonology predict outcome in acute stroke?: a metaanalysis of prognostic clinical effect sizes related to the vascular status. Stroke. 2008;39:3255-61 pubmed publisher
..64, 95% CI 3.82 to 8.31) and functional independence after 3 months (OR 6.07, 95% CI 3.94 to 9.35). Transcranial ultrasound provides important information on prognosis in patients with acute stroke. ..
Stolz E, Kaps M, Dorndorf W. Assessment of intracranial venous hemodynamics in normal individuals and patients with cerebral venous thrombosis. Stroke. 1999;30:70-5 pubmed
..Clinical recovery coincided with decreases in blood flow velocity in the series of patients investigated in this study. ..
Stolz E, Klötzsch C, Schlachetzki F, Rahimi A. High-dose corticosteroid treatment is associated with an increased risk of developing cerebral venous thrombosis. Eur Neurol. 2003;49:247-8 pubmed
Stolz E, Valdueza J, Grebe M, Schlachetzki F, Schmitt E, Madlener K, et al
. Anemia as a risk factor for cerebral venous thrombosis? An old hypothesis revisited. Results of a prospective study. J Neurol. 2007;254:729-34 pubmed
..22, p < 0.05), and hypercholesterinemia (OR 1.21, 95% CI 1.04-2.57, p < 0.05) were the only independent variables associated with CVT on multivariate analysis. Severe anemia is significantly and independently associated with CVT. ..
Stolz E. Role of ultrasound in diagnosis and management of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis. Front Neurol Neurosci. 2008;23:112-21 pubmed
..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. ..
Lochner P, Brio F, Zedde M, Sanguigni S, Coppo L, Nardone R, et al
. Feasibility and usefulness of ultrasonography in idiopathic intracranial hypertension or secondary intracranial hypertension. BMC Neurol. 2016;16:85 pubmed publisher
..Our results do not support the hypothesis of a venous congestion as a potential factor contributing to the pathogenesis of IIH. Not applicable. Observational, non-interventional study. ..