K Szabo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hippocampal lesion patterns in acute posterior cerebral artery stroke: clinical and MRI findings
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer, 68137 Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 40:2042-5. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke patterns in patients with internal carotid artery disease: a diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging study
    K Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Mannheim of the University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 32:1323-9. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Early spontaneous recanalization following acute carotid occlusion
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 18:148-53. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion weighted MRI in the early phase after electroconvulsive therapy
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurol Res 29:256-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Stroke-like presentation in a case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    K Szabo
    MR Research Neurology, Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 18:251-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of incomplete (spontaneous and postthrombolytic) recanalization after middle cerebral artery occlusion: a magnetic resonance imaging study
    T Neumann-Haefelin
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals, Frankfurt, Germany
    Stroke 35:109-14. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Continuous magnetic resonance perfusion imaging acquisition during systemic thrombolysis in acute stroke
    M Griebe
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:554-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging for the differential diagnosis of disorders affecting the hippocampus
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:104-15. 2012
  9. doi request reprint How to identify stroke mimics in patients eligible for intravenous thrombolysis?
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Neurol 259:1347-53. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in posterior circulation stroke: stroke subtypes and patterns, complications and outcome
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:349-53. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Hippocampal lesion patterns in acute posterior cerebral artery stroke: clinical and MRI findings
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer, 68137 Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 40:2042-5. 2009
    ..Reports of ischemic stroke affecting the hippocampus are rare. In this study we used diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI) to characterize patients with posterior circulation stroke involving the hippocampus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke patterns in patients with internal carotid artery disease: a diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging study
    K Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Mannheim of the University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 32:1323-9. 2001
    ..We therefore investigated the lesion patterns on DW MRI in acute stroke patients with ICA disease...
  3. doi request reprint Early spontaneous recanalization following acute carotid occlusion
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 18:148-53. 2008
    ..Occlusion of the internal carotid artery (ICA) and stroke may be the consequence of either local thrombosis due to atherosclerosis or massive embolism. Up to date, there are only few reports of subsequent recanalization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion weighted MRI in the early phase after electroconvulsive therapy
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurol Res 29:256-9. 2007
    ..These findings are in line with previous negative studies using conventional MRI. Higher resolution DWI and serial imaging may be necessary to visualize possible minimal signal changes after ECT...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stroke-like presentation in a case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    K Szabo
    MR Research Neurology, Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 18:251-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of incomplete (spontaneous and postthrombolytic) recanalization after middle cerebral artery occlusion: a magnetic resonance imaging study
    T Neumann-Haefelin
    Department of Neurology, University Hospitals, Frankfurt, Germany
    Stroke 35:109-14. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the frequency and relevance of incomplete recanalization for tissue and clinical outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Continuous magnetic resonance perfusion imaging acquisition during systemic thrombolysis in acute stroke
    M Griebe
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:554-9. 2013
    ..The first milestone was to develop an appropriate infrastructure for thrombolysis in the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner without time delay and ensuring optimal patient safety and care...
  8. doi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging for the differential diagnosis of disorders affecting the hippocampus
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:104-15. 2012
    ..This review presents recent studies using the diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) technique in diseases involving the hippocampus...
  9. doi request reprint How to identify stroke mimics in patients eligible for intravenous thrombolysis?
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Neurol 259:1347-53. 2012
    ..This might be helpful in deciding which patients should undergo acute stroke MRI to rule out SM, facilitate treatment decisions, and reduce the risk of unnecessary therapy...
  10. doi request reprint Thrombolysis in posterior circulation stroke: stroke subtypes and patterns, complications and outcome
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:349-53. 2011
    ..Therefore, the knowledge about potential benefits and risks of thrombolysis in PCS is sparse...
  11. doi request reprint Reduced diffusion in a subset of acute MS lesions: a serial multiparametric MRI study
    P Eisele
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 33:1369-73. 2012
    ..DWI is highly sensitive to acute and chronic tissue changes in MS. We characterized the development of acute MS lesions by using DWI in a multiparametric MRI protocol...
  12. ncbi request reprint Multiple subcortical acute ischemic lesions reflect small vessel disease rather than cardiogenic embolism
    M E Wolf
    Department of Neurology, Universitaetsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167, Mannheim, Germany
    J Neurol 259:1951-7. 2012
    ..Simultaneous small subcortical ischemic lesions may reflect remote ischemia due to small vessel disease reflecting simultaneous hemorheological dysfunction...
  13. doi request reprint Chronic small vessel disease affects clinical outcome in patients with acute striatocapsular stroke
    V Held
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 33:86-91. 2012
    ..We studied this hypothesis in patients with acute ischemic stroke of the striatocapsular region, an area of pronounced cortical and subcortical connectivity...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical and MRI characteristics of acute migrainous infarction
    M E Wolf
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurology 76:1911-7. 2011
    ..We investigated clinical and MRI characteristics in a series of patients with migraine-associated acute cerebral ischemia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bilateral internal carotid artery dissection mimicking inflammatory demyelinating disease
    C Lie
    Department of Neurology, NMR Research Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Universitaetsklinikum Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68135 Mannheim, Germany
    J Neuroimaging 13:359-61. 2003
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  16. pmc Brain imaging in patients with transient ischemic attack: a comparison of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Neurol 67:136-41. 2012
    ..Cranial computed tomography (CT) is frequently used in patients with transient ischemic attack (TIA) but no data is available on how it directly compares to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  17. doi request reprint MR imaging-guided intravenous thrombolysis in posterior cerebral artery stroke
    A Forster
    Department of Neurology, Universitäts Medizin, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:419-21. 2011
    ..These results support the approach to treat patients with PCA stroke with thrombolysis based on the mismatch concept. Because rehabilitation options for hemianopia are limited, thrombolysis may enhance the chance of a favorable outcome...
  18. doi request reprint Transient ischemic attack patients with fluctuations are at highest risk for early stroke
    Anastasios Chatzikonstantinou
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Ruprecht Karls Universitat Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:594-8. 2009
    ..The management and risk of early stroke are unclear in patients with fluctuating neurological symptoms. We aimed to evaluate the clinical course of these patients presenting within 24 h after onset of acute cerebral ischemia symptoms...
  19. ncbi request reprint Central respiratory dysfunction following vertebral artery dissection
    O Lanczik
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurology 66:944. 2006
  20. doi request reprint [Orolingual angioedema under systemic thrombolysis with rt-PA: an underestimated side effect]
    C Ottomeyer
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Nervenarzt 80:459-63. 2009
    ..Even though the presentation is generally unilateral and limited to lips and tongue, an extension of edema to the oropharynx may lead to life-threatening upper airway obstruction...
  21. ncbi request reprint A diffusion-weighted MRI study of acute ischemic distal arm paresis
    A Gass
    Department of Neurology, Universitaetsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurology 57:1589-94. 2001
    ..To study the site of the ischemic lesion, the underlying cause, and the prognosis of acute stroke with distal arm paresis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of carotid artery dissection
    A Gass
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:70-3. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in acute ischemic stroke: etiology, stroke patterns and response to thrombolysis
    Alex Förster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 40:2428-32. 2009
    ..Differences between women and men in relation to stroke are increasingly being recognized...
  24. doi request reprint Cerebral network disruption as a possible mechanism for impaired recovery after acute pontine stroke
    Alex Förster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsmedizin Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:499-505. 2011
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the extent of WML has an effect on functional recovery in acute pontine stroke by disrupting the integrity of the supratentorial cerebral network...
  25. ncbi request reprint Characterization of carotid artery plaques using real-time compound B-mode ultrasound
    Rolf Kern
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, 68135 Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 35:870-5. 2004
    ..Real-time compound ultrasound imaging is a new technique for improving the image quality of B-mode scanning. We investigated the value of this method for the characterization of atherosclerotic plaques in the internal carotid artery...
  26. doi request reprint Selective disruption of hippocampus-mediated recognition memory processes after episodes of transient global amnesia
    Theodor Jager
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, D 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 47:70-6. 2009
    ..In conclusion, consistent with recent neuroanatomical dual-process models of recognition memory, hippocampal dysfunction in patients with TGA is associated with a selective effect on specific recognition memory subprocesses...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment, aphasia, and seizures in a 51-year-old man
    Rolf Kern
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Germany
    Lancet Neurol 4:445-50. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in magnetic resonance imaging in posterior circulation stroke: implications for diagnosis and prognosis
    Alex Förster
    Department of Neurology, Universitätsmedizin Medizin Mannheim, Theodor Kutzer Ufer, 68137, Mannheim, Germany
    Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med 13:268-77. 2011
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  29. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MRI for the "small stuff": the details of acute cerebral ischaemia
    Achim Gass
    NMR Research Neurology, Department of Neurology, Universitaetsklinikum Mannheim, Germany
    Lancet Neurol 3:39-45. 2004
    ..DWI is becoming an important technique for optimum management of patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diffusion and perfusion MRI for the assessment of carotid atherosclerosis
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer, 68135 Mannheim, Germany
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 12:381-90. 2002
    ..Obtaining background information using this array of MR data may eventually become a basis for optimal risk-benefit assessment in patients with carotid artery stenosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Failure to demonstrate peri-infarct depolarizations by repetitive MR diffusion imaging in acute human stroke
    T Back
    Department of Neurology, Klinikum Mannheim, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Germany
    Stroke 31:2901-6. 2000
    ..We tested the hypothesis that PIDs are of relevance for the early enlargement of human brain infarcts...
  32. doi request reprint Dynamic susceptibility contrast perfusion MRI identifies persistent vessel pathology in acute pontine stroke
    Alex Förster
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany a foerster neuro ma uni heidelberg de
    Cerebrovasc Dis 29:389-94. 2010
    ..The ability of MRA and conventional MRI sequences to demonstrate branches of the basilar artery (BA) is very limited. This study analyzes the value of the combined use of diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI), MRA and PWI in acute pontine stroke...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of intravenous thrombolysis on MRI parameters and functional outcome in acute stroke <6 hours
    J Rother
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Stroke 33:2438-45. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of listeriosis in Germany: a changing but ignored pattern]
    H Hof
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Hygiene, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:1343-8. 2007
    ..Furthermore, even within the food isolates there is a large diversity of clones. A comprehensive explanation for the changes in the epidemiology of human listeriosis has yet to be given...
  35. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted and perfusion MRI demonstrates parenchymal changes in complex partial status epilepticus
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Brain 128:1369-76. 2005
    ..Combined PI and DWI can visualize haemodynamic and tissue changes after CPSE in the hippocampus, thalamus and affected cortical regions...
  36. ncbi request reprint Multiparametric MRI and ultrasound findings in patients with internal carotid artery dissection
    Oliver Lanczik
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurology 65:469-71. 2005
    ..5%), while nonischemic clinical signs were frequent (11 of 13; 84.6%). A hemodynamic stroke pattern with comparatively large ischemic lesions along the hemodynamic risk zones was noted in 7 of 24 patients (29.2%)...
  37. doi request reprint Assessment of intracranial collateral flow by using dynamic arterial spin labeling MRA and transcranial color-coded duplex ultrasound
    Fabrizio Sallustio
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, 68135 Mannheim, Germany
    Stroke 39:1894-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the potential of a new dynamic MRA sequence (DynAngio) based on arterial spin labeling for the assessment of intracranial collateral flow...
  38. doi request reprint The transience and nature of cognitive impairments in transient global amnesia: a meta-analysis
    Theodor Jager
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:8-19. 2009
    ..32 and 0.44). All cognitive diminutions resolved within the long-term phase, by this calling into question previous reports of poorer performance of TGA patients relative to comparison subjects weeks or months after the attack...
  39. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus after cycling
    O Lanczik
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, 68137, Mannheim, Germany
    Lancet 362:292. 2003
  40. ncbi request reprint Vascular diagnosis and acute stroke: what, when and why not?
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:11-8. 2005
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  41. ncbi request reprint Vascular Mickey Mouse sign
    Hansjoerg Baezner
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:64. 2005
  42. doi request reprint Pathophysiological concepts of stroke in hemodynamic risk zones--do hypoperfusion and embolism interact?
    Alex Förster
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, at the Universitätsklinikum Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 4:216-25. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in imaging in management of symptomatic internal carotid artery disease
    Kristina Szabo
    Department of Neurology, Universitatsklinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Stroke 2:97-103. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the results of recent clinical trails that need to be integrated in the optimal treatment plan of these patients are discussed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory leukocyte infiltration in focal cerebral ischemia: unrelated to infarct size
    Klaus Fassbender
    Department of Neurology, University Clinic Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:198-203. 2002
    ..An inflammatory host response in the ischemically injured brain is well documented. However, its pathophysiological relevance is uncertain. We investigated whether inflammatory leukocyte response in the ischemic brain alters infarct size...
  45. ncbi request reprint Diffusion- and perfusion-weighted MRI demonstrates synergistic lesions in acute ischemic Foix-Chavany-Marie syndrome
    Kristina Szabo
    J Neurol 249:1735-7. 2002