Th Strecker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous heart valve replacement and reconstruction of the radiation-damaged chest wall with a delayed vertical rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:980-1. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Apicoaortic valve-containing conduit in a patient with relapsing prosthetic endocarditis
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Circulation 116:e88-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary and cardiac recurrence of sarcoidosis in a heart transplant recipient]
    Th Strecker
    Zentrum für Herzchirurgie, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:1159-62. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Giant compressive aneurysm of the left auricle in a 1-day-old neonate
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Circulation 114:e511-2. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A very rare cardiac hibernoma in the right atrium: a case report
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 9:E623-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital coronary artery fistula draining into the right ventricle: successful surgical closure after failed transcatheter coil embolization
    T Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 54:61-3. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Visualization of a large ventricular aneurysm in a young man by 16-slice multi-detector row spiral computed tomography before successful surgical treatment
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 22:537-41. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive imaging of sutureless vein graft anastomosis with 16-slice multi-detector row spiral computed tomography
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 8:E370-2. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Impella Recover 100: successful perioperative support for off pump coronary artery bypass grafting surgery in a patient with end-stage ischemic cardiomyopathy
    T Strecker
    Heart Surgery Center, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 45:381-4. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Sternal wound infections following cardiac surgery: risk factor analysis and interdisciplinary treatment
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 10:E366-71. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous heart valve replacement and reconstruction of the radiation-damaged chest wall with a delayed vertical rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:980-1. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Apicoaortic valve-containing conduit in a patient with relapsing prosthetic endocarditis
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Circulation 116:e88-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary and cardiac recurrence of sarcoidosis in a heart transplant recipient]
    Th Strecker
    Zentrum für Herzchirurgie, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:1159-62. 2007
    ..Routine post-transplantation endomyocardial biopsies demonstrated no graft rejection. However, six months post-transplantation, while on immunosuppressive medication, the patient noted a dry cough...
  4. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Giant compressive aneurysm of the left auricle in a 1-day-old neonate
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstr 12, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Circulation 114:e511-2. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A very rare cardiac hibernoma in the right atrium: a case report
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 9:E623-5. 2006
    ..The treatment of choice for these tumors is resection. The tumor was excised with the use of cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. Histology confirmed diagnosis of a benign cardiac hibernoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital coronary artery fistula draining into the right ventricle: successful surgical closure after failed transcatheter coil embolization
    T Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 54:61-3. 2006
    ..Since the transcatheter coil embolization was not successful, surgical occlusion was considered in this case. We describe and discuss the handling of the fistula and the aneurysmatic enlargement of the proximal coronary artery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Visualization of a large ventricular aneurysm in a young man by 16-slice multi-detector row spiral computed tomography before successful surgical treatment
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 22:537-41. 2006
    ..We could visualize this aneurysm and the coronary arteries non-invasively by contrast-enhanced 16-slice multi-detector row spiral computed tomography (MDCT)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive imaging of sutureless vein graft anastomosis with 16-slice multi-detector row spiral computed tomography
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 8:E370-2. 2005
    ..In this article, we report a patient operated on with the St. Jude Medical, Inc, Symmetry Bypass System (Aortic Connector System [ACS]) and subsequently studied by MDCT...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impella Recover 100: successful perioperative support for off pump coronary artery bypass grafting surgery in a patient with end-stage ischemic cardiomyopathy
    T Strecker
    Heart Surgery Center, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 45:381-4. 2004
    ..In addition, an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) was implanted to convert the non-pulsatile flow of the Impella into a pulsatile flow. In this paper benefits and risks of this technique are shown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sternal wound infections following cardiac surgery: risk factor analysis and interdisciplinary treatment
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 10:E366-71. 2007
    ..Although a variety of treatment algorithms has been published, the ideal operative treatment of complicated median sternotomy wounds is the subject of ongoing controversy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Release of calcitonin gene-related peptide from the isolated mouse heart: methodological validation of a new model
    Thomas Strecker
    Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Universitätsstr 17, D 91054 Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany
    Neuropeptides 40:107-13. 2006
    ..The results are discussed with respect to the potentially important vasodilatory and cardioprotective functions of CGRP released from activated epicardial afferents...
  12. doi request reprint Stenting of the superior vena cava in a patient with a total artificial heart
    Markus Kondruweit
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:455-6. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Stimulated release of calcitonin gene-related peptide from the human right atrium in patients with and without diabetes mellitus
    Thomas Strecker
    Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Universitätsstr 17, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Peptides 27:3255-60. 2006
    ..No significant differences in CGRP release between patients with and without diabetes mellitus were examined. The present study evaluates a simple and reproducible model for measuring stimulated CGRP release from the human right atrium...
  14. doi request reprint Release of calcitonin gene-related peptide from the jugular-nodose ganglion complex in rats--a new model to examine the role of cardiac peptidergic and nitrergic innervation
    Thomas Strecker
    Institute of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Universitätsstr 17, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Neuropeptides 42:543-50. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Papillary fibroelastoma of the mitral valve: appearance in 64-slice spiral computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and echocardiography
    Markus Kondruweit
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 29:831. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide releases calcitonin-gene-related peptide from rat dura mater encephali promoting increases in meningeal blood flow
    Thomas Strecker
    Department of Physiology and Experimental Pathophysiology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Universitatsstrasse 17, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Vasc Res 39:489-96. 2002
    ..The blood-flow-increasing effect of NO seems to be partly mediated by CGRP. The interaction of NO and CGRP may be relevant for the development of vascular headaches...
  17. doi request reprint Early failure of a mechanical bileaflet aortic valve prosthesis due to pannus: a rare complication
    Markus Kondruweit
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:213-4. 2008
  18. doi request reprint 128-slice CT in the assessment of saphenous vein grafts at redo coronary artery bypass grafting
    Thomas Strecker
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, Erlangen, Germany
    J Card Surg 24:464-5. 2009
    ..We report here the clinical usefulness of the new 128-slice computed tomographic scan to detect or rule out coronary artery disease in a 79-year-old patient who had undergone CABG 22 years before...
  19. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive vein harvesting with the SaphLITE retractor system: is it really better?
    Richard Feyrer
    Center of Cardiac Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Heart Surg Forum 9:E511-4. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the conventional vein harvesting through a continuous skin incision method with 2 less invasive methods and evaluate surgical advantages and postoperative results...
  20. ncbi request reprint Role of different proton-sensitive channels in releasing calcitonin gene-related peptide from isolated hearts of mutant mice
    Thomas Strecker
    Department of Physiology and Experimental Pathophysiology, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Universitätsstr 17, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Cardiovasc Res 65:405-10. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate some receptors possibly involved in the proton-mediated CGRP release from the heart...