Christoph Thalhammer

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vascular accesses for hemodialysis - an update
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Vasa 42:252-63. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Predictive value of duplex ultrasound for restenosis after renal artery stenting
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 45:217-24. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Clinical relevance of musical murmurs in color-coded duplex sonography of peripheral and visceral vessels
    C Thalhammer
    University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Vasa 40:302-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Non-invasive central venous pressure measurement by compression ultrasound--a step into real life
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Resuscitation 80:1130-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of Angio-Seal-related limb ischemia--primary results and long-term follow-up
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:823-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive central venous pressure measurement by controlled compression sonography at the forearm
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Department of Vascular Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1584-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Cutaneous migration of the StarClose device
    Markus Aschwanden
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:744-6. 2008
  8. pmc Small dense low density lipoprotein particles are associated with poor outcome after angioplasty in peripheral artery disease
    Vincenzo Jacomella
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 9:e108813. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on venous hemodynamics of the lower limbs
    Torsten Willenberg
    Swiss Cardiovascular Centre, Division of Clinical and Interventional Angiology, University Hospital, Berne, Switzerland
    J Vasc Surg 52:664-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Acute effects of haemodialysis on central venous and arterial pressure characteristics
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Nephrology (Carlton) 20:91-5. 2015

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Vascular accesses for hemodialysis - an update
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Vasa 42:252-63. 2013
    ..As many clinical decisions remain opinion -based we also include our personal approach resulting from regular interdisciplinary board meetings. ..
  2. doi request reprint Predictive value of duplex ultrasound for restenosis after renal artery stenting
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 45:217-24. 2010
    ..Factors predicting renal function and recurrent stenosis following percutaneous renal revascularization are poorly identified. The predictive value of hemodynamic duplex ultrasound (DUS) parameters was evaluated...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical relevance of musical murmurs in color-coded duplex sonography of peripheral and visceral vessels
    C Thalhammer
    University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Vasa 40:302-7. 2011
    ..Objective of this article is to illustrate the spectrum of imaging of MMs observed in renal, intestinal and peripheral vessels...
  4. doi request reprint Non-invasive central venous pressure measurement by compression ultrasound--a step into real life
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Resuscitation 80:1130-6. 2009
    ..trainees as well as high-end vs. a portable ultrasound system...
  5. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of Angio-Seal-related limb ischemia--primary results and long-term follow-up
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:823-7. 2010
    ..To investigate primary success rates and long term follow-up of endovascular treatment of AngioSeal-related limb ischemia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive central venous pressure measurement by controlled compression sonography at the forearm
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Department of Vascular Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:1584-9. 2007
    ..We sought to validate a new noninvasive technique to determine central venous pressure (CVP) using high-resolution compression sonography...
  7. doi request reprint Cutaneous migration of the StarClose device
    Markus Aschwanden
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:744-6. 2008
    ..We postulate focal inflammatory vascular wall changes as the predisposing factor in this patient with giant cell arteritis...
  8. pmc Small dense low density lipoprotein particles are associated with poor outcome after angioplasty in peripheral artery disease
    Vincenzo Jacomella
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 9:e108813. 2014
    ..We conducted a prospective study to analyze the association of sdLDL particles with the outcome of balloon angioplasty in PAD. The composite primary endpoint was defined as improved walking distance and absence of restenosis...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on venous hemodynamics of the lower limbs
    Torsten Willenberg
    Swiss Cardiovascular Centre, Division of Clinical and Interventional Angiology, University Hospital, Berne, Switzerland
    J Vasc Surg 52:664-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare venous flow parameters of the lower limbs assessed by duplex ultrasound scanning in obese and nonobese individuals according to body mass index (BMI)...
  10. doi request reprint Acute effects of haemodialysis on central venous and arterial pressure characteristics
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Nephrology (Carlton) 20:91-5. 2015
    ..Little information is available about central venous and aortic pressure during dialysis. In this pilot study we used a non-invasive technique to describe the changes in central venous pressure (CVP) during dialysis...
  11. doi request reprint Severity of peripheral arterial disease is associated with aortic pressure augmentation and subendocardial viability ratio
    Kathrin Mosimann
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 14:855-60. 2012
    ..036). Severity of lower limb perfusion impairment is related to central aortic pressure augmentation and to subendocardial viability ratio. This may be a potential pathophysiologic link that impacts cardiac prognosis in patients with PAD...
  12. doi request reprint Pressure indices in peripheral arterial disease assessed by infrared photosensors
    Charlotte Emler
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Angiology 64:93-7. 2013
    ..Although toe-finger index is not exchangeable with standard Doppler, it will need further exploration to define its value for the diagnosis of PAD due to its excellent inter- and intrarater agreement...
  13. doi request reprint Rapid adaptation of the intrarenal resistance index after living donor kidney transplantation
    Markus Aschwanden
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:1331-4. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to clarify the influence of different patient- and procedure-related factors on RI before and immediately after living kidney transplantation...
  14. doi request reprint Differences in cardiovascular risk factors between patients with acute limb ischemia and intermittent claudication
    Fabian Johner
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Angiology 65:497-500. 2014
    ..There was no association between the outside temperature or hematocrit level and the occurrence of ALI. The hypothesis of seasonal incidence of ALI could not be confirmed, and there was no association of ALI with the hematocrit level. ..
  15. pmc Small, dense LDL particles predict changes in intima media thickness and insulin resistance in men with type 2 diabetes and prediabetes--a prospective cohort study
    Philipp A Gerber
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Clinical Nutrition, University Hospital, Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e72763. 2013
    ..Thus, this parameter extends the individual risk assessment beyond the limitations of traditional risk markers in patients with dysglycemia. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of silver-threads-containing compression stockings on the cutaneous microcirculation: a double-blind, randomized cross-over study
    Yves Jaccard
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 36:65-73. 2007
    ..The trial provides first evidence that interweaving silver threads into regular compression stockings may result in a positive effect regarding the nutritive skin perfusion...
  17. doi request reprint Associated vascular lesions in patients with spontaneous coronary artery dissection
    Stefan Toggweiler
    Cardiovascular Center, Cardiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13538. 2012
    ..To identify vascular abnormalities in patients presenting with spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)...
  18. doi request reprint Central venous pressure at emergency room presentation predicts cardiac rehospitalization in patients with decompensated heart failure
    Heiko Uthoff
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:469-76. 2010
    ..To investigate the relationship between central venous pressure (CVP) at presentation to the emergency room (ER) and the risk of cardiac rehospitalization and mortality in patients with decompensated heart failure (DHF)...
  19. doi request reprint Carotid artery disease after head and neck radiotherapy
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Clinic for Angiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Vasa 44:23-30. 2015
    ..Some histopathological studies indicate differences to “classical” atherosclerosis, and pathogenesis of chronic radiation vasculopathy is still under discussion. ..
  20. doi request reprint Effect of prolonged treatment with compression stockings to prevent post-thrombotic sequelae: a randomized controlled trial
    Markus Aschwanden
    Department of Angiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Vasc Surg 47:1015-21. 2008
    ..This study assessed the effect of prolonged compression therapy after a standard treatment of 6 months after acute deep vein thrombosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Images in vascular medicine. Occlusion of the brachiocephalic trunk
    Christoph Thalhammer
    Section of Vascular Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Vasc Med 9:313-4. 2004