Markus Wolfensberger

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sniffin'Sticks: a new olfactory test battery
    M Wolfensberger
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Acta Otolaryngol 120:303-6. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Anti-inflammatory and surgical therapy of olfactory disorders related to sino-nasal disease
    Markus Wolfensberger
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, University of Basel, CH 4126 Basel, Switzerland
    Chem Senses 27:617-22. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint [Follow-up after histologically verified radical resection of early cancers of the mouth cavity: results of a prospective multicenter study]
    M Wolfensberger
    HNO Universitätsklinik, Basel
    Schweiz Med Wochenschr Suppl 116:12S-14S. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Parent satisfaction 1 year after adenotonsillectomy of their children
    M Wolfensberger
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 56:199-205. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of early oral carcinoma-results of a prospective controlled multicenter study
    M Wolfensberger
    Head and Neck Cancer Center, University Hospital of Basle, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Head Neck 23:525-30. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint [Evidence based indications for tonsillectomy]
    M Wolfensberger
    Universitäts HNO Klinik, Kantonsspital Basel
    Ther Umsch 61:325-8. 2004
  7. doi request reprint The role of the cricothyroid joint anatomy in cricothyroid approximation surgery
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Phoniatrics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Voice 25:632-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Co-overexpression of p21 and Ki-67 in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma relative to a significantly poor prognosis
    Claude A Fischer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Head Neck 33:267-73. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Developing a 3D model of the laryngeal cartilages using HRCT data and MIMICS's segmentation software
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Phoniatrics, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 35:19-23. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Is the improved prognosis of p16 positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma dependent of the treatment modality?
    Claude A Fischer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 126:1256-62. 2010

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Sniffin'Sticks: a new olfactory test battery
    M Wolfensberger
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Acta Otolaryngol 120:303-6. 2000
    ..It has proven successful in everyday clinical practice and constitutes a major aid for compiling medical certificates...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anti-inflammatory and surgical therapy of olfactory disorders related to sino-nasal disease
    Markus Wolfensberger
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, University of Basel, CH 4126 Basel, Switzerland
    Chem Senses 27:617-22. 2002
    ..While some details of therapeutic effect and dose regimen are not clear, systemic steroids are often helpful even in patients without nasal obstruction due to polyps or obvious inflammatory changes...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Follow-up after histologically verified radical resection of early cancers of the mouth cavity: results of a prospective multicenter study]
    M Wolfensberger
    HNO Universitätsklinik, Basel
    Schweiz Med Wochenschr Suppl 116:12S-14S. 2000
    ..This study follows the course of early stage squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity after radical surgical resection, in order to assess the necessity of further treatment modalities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Parent satisfaction 1 year after adenotonsillectomy of their children
    M Wolfensberger
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 56:199-205. 2000
    ..Objective: To assess the expectations of parents before tonsillectomy and to assess their satisfaction 1 year after surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of early oral carcinoma-results of a prospective controlled multicenter study
    M Wolfensberger
    Head and Neck Cancer Center, University Hospital of Basle, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Head Neck 23:525-30. 2001
    ..To assess whether early stage (pT1-2,pN0-1) oral cavity carcinoma is adequately treated by radical surgical resection alone...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Evidence based indications for tonsillectomy]
    M Wolfensberger
    Universitäts HNO Klinik, Kantonsspital Basel
    Ther Umsch 61:325-8. 2004
    ..Obviously, TE is indicated if there is suspicion of neoplasm. Peritonsillar abscess per se is no indication for TE, unless the abscess cannot be drained otherwise. TE plays no role in the standard management of OSAS and mononucleosis...
  7. doi request reprint The role of the cricothyroid joint anatomy in cricothyroid approximation surgery
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Phoniatrics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Voice 25:632-7. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Co-overexpression of p21 and Ki-67 in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma relative to a significantly poor prognosis
    Claude A Fischer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Head Neck 33:267-73. 2011
    ..Tumor cell death-related markers, such as p21 and Ki-67, may predict response to therapy and improve treatment choice. We evaluated and compared the effect of their coexpression between patients treated by surgery or radiotherapy...
  9. doi request reprint Developing a 3D model of the laryngeal cartilages using HRCT data and MIMICS's segmentation software
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Phoniatrics, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 35:19-23. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Is the improved prognosis of p16 positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma dependent of the treatment modality?
    Claude A Fischer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 126:1256-62. 2010
    ..The improved prognosis of p16 positive OPSCC is found after RT as well as after surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Biomechanics of the cricoarytenoid joint: three-dimensional imaging and vector analysis
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Voice 25:406-10. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Influence of simultaneous gustatory stimuli on orthonasal and retronasal olfaction
    Antje Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Neurosci Lett 454:124-8. 2009
    ..Incongruent simultaneous gustatory stimulation applied during orthonasal olfaction seemed to induce conflict priming, also resulting in faster processing...
  13. doi request reprint Laryngeal electromyography: electrode guidance based on 3-dimensional magnetic resonance tomography images of the larynx
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Phoniatrics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Voice 26:110-6. 2012
    ..Laryngeal electromyography (LEMG) is an important tool for the assessment of laryngeal nerve and muscle functioning. The purpose of the study was to determine electrode insertion angle and insertion depth for the various laryngeal muscles...
  14. doi request reprint Olfactory testing in clinical settings - is there additional benefit from unilateral testing?
    Antje Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Rhinology 48:156-9. 2010
    ..To not to miss lateralized disorders, we recommend testing each nostril separately. Depending on the presence or absence of a significant difference, testing then can be continued birhinally or separately for each nostril...
  15. doi request reprint Swallowing is differentially influenced by retronasal compared with orthonasal stimulation in combination with gustatory stimuli
    Antje Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, Basel, Switzerland
    Chem Senses 34:499-502. 2009
    ..Whether these results can be assigned to other, unfamiliar, unpleasant nonfood-like odors has yet to be determined...
  16. ncbi request reprint What is the correlation between ratings and measures of olfactory function in patients with olfactory loss?
    Antje Welge-Luessen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Rhinol 19:567-71. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, it is unclear to what extent there is a correlation between ratings of olfactory abilities/impairment and olfactory function...
  17. doi request reprint p16 expression in oropharyngeal cancer: its impact on staging and prognosis compared with the conventional clinical staging parameters
    C A Fischer
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Petersgraben 4, Basel, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 21:1961-6. 2010
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the prognostic influence of p16 expression in OPSCC and compare its relevance with the established prognostic markers cT and cN classification and the clinical stages I-IV...
  18. doi request reprint [Granular cell tumor of the larynx: a case report]
    C Storck
    Abteilung Phoniatrie, HNO Klinik, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    HNO 56:1229-32. 2008
    ..The treatment of choice is complete excision. However, tumor extension and expected morbidity of the surgery will inevitably influence the extent of the resection. Recurrences after complete excision are rare...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Basics, methods and indications for objective olfactometry]
    A Welge-Lüssen
    Universitäts HNO Klinik, Kantonsspital Basel, Basel Schweiz, Switzerland
    Laryngorhinootologie 81:661-7. 2002
  20. doi request reprint A study about the frequency of taste disorders
    Antje Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Neurol 258:386-92. 2011
    ..However, we never observed complete ageusia. Misinterpretations of tastes were surprisingly common. In summary, hypogeusia was present in 5% while complete ageusia seems to be very rare, in contrast to misinterpretations of tastes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Olfactory disorders following upper respiratory tract infections
    Antje Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 63:125-32. 2006
    ..Spontaneous recovery might occur within 2 years. So far, no effective therapy exists even though specific olfactory training might be promising...
  22. doi request reprint Olfactory impairment predicts brain atrophy in Parkinson's disease
    Elise Wattendorf
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital, University of Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Neurosci 29:15410-3. 2009
    ..In addition, olfactory-correlated atrophy in these brain regions is consistent with the assumption that olfactory impairment as an early symptom of PD is likely to be associated with extranigral pathology...
  23. doi request reprint Hydroxyapatite versus titanium implant: Comparison of the functional outcome after vocal fold medialization in unilateral recurrent nerve paralysis
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Head Neck 32:1605-12. 2010
    ..Results of medialization thyroplasty for treatment of unilateral vocal fold paralysis are often unsatisfactory. This study compares glottal closure and voice quality after use of 2 different medialization implant types: VoCoM and TVFMI...
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessing olfactory function in laryngectomees using the Sniffin'Sticks test battery and chemosensory evoked potentials
    A Welge-Luessen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Laryngoscope 110:303-7. 2000
    ..Laryngectomees are often considered to be completely anosmic. The aim of this study was to determine whether anosmia in laryngectomees reflects diminished transport of odorants to the olfactory epithelium or olfactory epithelial damage...
  25. ncbi request reprint Gustatory stimulation influences the processing of intranasal stimuli
    Antje Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Brain Res 1038:69-75. 2005
    ..Taste and smell interact. The aim of this study was to examine this interaction using gustatory and olfactory stimuli applied at the same time, which exhibited perceptual compatibility and incompatibility...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reversible anosmia after amikacin therapy
    Antje Welge-Luessen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:1331-3. 2003
    ..However, the exact pathogenesis of the anosmia is still a matter of conjecture...
  27. doi request reprint Three-dimensional imaging of the larynx for pre-operative planning of laryngeal framework surgery
    Claudio Storck
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery and Phoniatrics, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:557-63. 2010
    ..We conclude that MIMCS is well suited for 3D imaging of the larynx, analysis of laryngeal biomechanics and pre-operative planning of LFS procedures...
  28. doi request reprint Is immunohistochemical epidermal growth factor receptor expression overestimated as a prognostic factor in head-neck squamous cell carcinoma? A retrospective analysis based on a tissue microarray of 365 carcinomas
    Claude Fischer
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Hum Pathol 39:1527-34. 2008
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