Klemens Mairer

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc MRI evidence: acute mountain sickness is not associated with cerebral edema formation during simulated high altitude
    Klemens Mairer
    Department of Sports Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e50334. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The prevalence of and risk factors for acute mountain sickness in the Eastern and Western Alps
    Klemens Mairer
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 11:343-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for high-altitude headache in mountaineers
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Cephalalgia 31:706-11. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Short-term exposure to hypoxia for work and leisure activities in health and disease: which level of hypoxia is safe?
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Sleep Breath 16:435-42. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of acute mountain sickness in the Eastern Alps
    Klemens Mairer
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 10:239-45. 2009

Collaborators

  • Hannes Gatterer
  • Martin Burtscher
  • Maria Wille
  • Gerhard Ruedl
  • Martin Faulhaber
  • Günther Sumann
  • Gregor Broessner

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc MRI evidence: acute mountain sickness is not associated with cerebral edema formation during simulated high altitude
    Klemens Mairer
    Department of Sports Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e50334. 2012
    ..Thus, it is suggested that AMS and HACE do not share a common pathophysiological mechanism...
  2. doi request reprint The prevalence of and risk factors for acute mountain sickness in the Eastern and Western Alps
    Klemens Mairer
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 11:343-8. 2010
    ..Thus, expert advice by mountain guides or experienced colleagues could help to reduce the AMS risk in these subjects...
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for high-altitude headache in mountaineers
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Cephalalgia 31:706-11. 2011
    ..The aim was to identify most relevant risk factors of high-altitude headache within a broad mountaineering population through a prospective, observational, rater-blinded study...
  4. doi request reprint Short-term exposure to hypoxia for work and leisure activities in health and disease: which level of hypoxia is safe?
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Sleep Breath 16:435-42. 2012
    ..g., with fire control systems, there is no clear consensus on the level of hypoxia which is generally well tolerated by human beings when acutely exposed for short durations (hours to several days)...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of acute mountain sickness in the Eastern Alps
    Klemens Mairer
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 10:239-45. 2009
    ..Consideration of easily modifiable risk factors such as individual exertion and water intake could markedly reduce AMS and contribute to the enjoyment of mountaineering...