P F Heini

Summary

Affiliation: Klinik Sonnenhof
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Cervical spine injury in the young child
    Navin N Ramrattan
    Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham University Hospitals, West Block D Floor, Derby Road, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    Eur Spine J 21:2205-11. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Vertebral body stenting / stentoplasty
    Paul F Heini
    Spine Service, Orthopaedic Hospital Sonnenhof, Bern, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13658. 2012
  3. pmc Expert's comment concerning grand rounds case entitled "a traumatic, high-energy and unstable fracture of the C5 vertebra managed with kyphoplasty: a previously unreported case" (by Nasir A. Quraishi and Sherief Elsayed)
    Paul F Heini
    Klinik Sonnenhof, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 20:1593-5. 2011
  4. doi request reprint [Vertebroplasty: an update: value of percutaneous cement augmentation after randomized, placebo-controlled trials]
    P F Heini
    Spine and Ortho Center, Klinik Sonnenhof, Buchserstrasse 30, CH 3006, Bern, Schweiz
    Orthopade 39:658-64. 2010
  5. pmc Augmentation of mechanical properties in osteoporotic vertebral bones--a biomechanical investigation of vertebroplasty efficacy with different bone cements
    P F Heini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Service, Inselspital, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 10:164-71. 2001
  6. pmc Percutaneous transpedicular vertebroplasty with PMMA: operative technique and early results. A prospective study for the treatment of osteoporotic compression fractures
    P F Heini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Service, Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 9:445-50. 2000
  7. pmc Bone substitutes in vertebroplasty
    P F Heini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Service, Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 10:S205-13. 2001
  8. pmc Differences in endplate deformation of the adjacent and augmented vertebra following cement augmentation
    Paul A Hulme
    MEM Research Center, University of Bern, Stauffacherstrasse 78, 3014, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 18:614-23. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint [Vertebroplasty in severe osteoporosis. Technique and experience with multi-segment injection]
    P F Heini
    Orthopadische Universitatsklinik, Inselspital, Bern, Schweiz
    Orthopade 33:22-30. 2004
  10. doi request reprint [Cement injection for spinal metastases (vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty)]
    P F Heini
    Klinik für Orthopädische Chirurgie und Spine Research Center, Inselspital, Universitat Bern, Bern, Schweiz
    Orthopade 38:335-6, 338-42. 2009

Collaborators

  • K Lippuner
  • S K Boyd
  • Navin N Ramrattan
  • Paul A Hulme
  • F Cumhur Oner
  • Bronek M Boszczyk
  • Rene M Castelein
  • S J Ferguson

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Cervical spine injury in the young child
    Navin N Ramrattan
    Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham University Hospitals, West Block D Floor, Derby Road, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    Eur Spine J 21:2205-11. 2012
    ..Severe ligamentous injury without concomitant bony injury occurs more frequently than in older children and adults, with sometimes devastating consequences...
  2. doi request reprint Vertebral body stenting / stentoplasty
    Paul F Heini
    Spine Service, Orthopaedic Hospital Sonnenhof, Bern, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13658. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Expert's comment concerning grand rounds case entitled "a traumatic, high-energy and unstable fracture of the C5 vertebra managed with kyphoplasty: a previously unreported case" (by Nasir A. Quraishi and Sherief Elsayed)
    Paul F Heini
    Klinik Sonnenhof, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 20:1593-5. 2011
    ..The case report is an excellent example of our biased viewpoint in assessing our efforts...
  4. doi request reprint [Vertebroplasty: an update: value of percutaneous cement augmentation after randomized, placebo-controlled trials]
    P F Heini
    Spine and Ortho Center, Klinik Sonnenhof, Buchserstrasse 30, CH 3006, Bern, Schweiz
    Orthopade 39:658-64. 2010
    ..Newer procedures for kyphoplasty are very promising, but their clinical significance still needs verification...
  5. pmc Augmentation of mechanical properties in osteoporotic vertebral bones--a biomechanical investigation of vertebroplasty efficacy with different bone cements
    P F Heini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Service, Inselspital, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 10:164-71. 2001
    ..Both PMMA and EBC augmentation reliably and significantly raised the stiffness and maximal tolerable force until failure in osteoporotic vertebral bodies. In non-porotic specimens, no significant increase was achieved...
  6. pmc Percutaneous transpedicular vertebroplasty with PMMA: operative technique and early results. A prospective study for the treatment of osteoporotic compression fractures
    P F Heini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Service, Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 9:445-50. 2000
    ..Extraosseous cement leakage was seen in 20% of the interventions; however, none of them had clinical sequelae...
  7. pmc Bone substitutes in vertebroplasty
    P F Heini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Service, Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 10:S205-13. 2001
    ..Animal studies confirm their biocompatibility and osteoconductivity. However, handling problems and the limited radiopacity of these cements currently preclude their clinical use...
  8. pmc Differences in endplate deformation of the adjacent and augmented vertebra following cement augmentation
    Paul A Hulme
    MEM Research Center, University of Bern, Stauffacherstrasse 78, 3014, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 18:614-23. 2009
    ..This non-invasive micro-CT method may also be useful to investigate endplate failure, and parameters that predict vertebral failure...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Vertebroplasty in severe osteoporosis. Technique and experience with multi-segment injection]
    P F Heini
    Orthopadische Universitatsklinik, Inselspital, Bern, Schweiz
    Orthopade 33:22-30. 2004
    ..Vertebroplasty on multiple levels is efficient and can prevent further collapse. Due the risk of fat embolism the injections should be limited to six levels per session...
  10. doi request reprint [Cement injection for spinal metastases (vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty)]
    P F Heini
    Klinik für Orthopädische Chirurgie und Spine Research Center, Inselspital, Universitat Bern, Bern, Schweiz
    Orthopade 38:335-6, 338-42. 2009
    ..An osteolytic lesion without mechanical compromise does not need a vertebroplasty. Patients with tumorous lesions of the spine should be followed by an interdisciplinary team of spine surgeon, oncologist and radio-oncologist...