Michael Weber

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incremental value of high-sensitive troponin T in addition to the revised cardiac index for peri-operative risk stratification in non-cardiac surgery
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 34:853-62. 2013
  2. doi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and clopidogrel treatment in patients at high risk of cardiovascular events: a substudy from the CHARISMA trial
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Heart 97:626-31. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Improved diagnostic and prognostic performance of a new high-sensitive troponin T assay in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Am Heart J 162:81-8. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of sample type on soluble CD40 ligand assessment in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Thromb Res 120:811-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint NT-ProBNP predicts rhythm stability after cardioversion of lone atrial fibrillation
    Helge Mollmann
    Kerckhoff Klinik Bad Nauheim, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Circ J 72:921-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint N-terminal B-type natriuretic peptide assessment provides incremental prognostic information in patients with acute coronary syndromes and normal troponin T values upon admission
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1188-95. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Abnormalities in intracellular Ca2+ regulation contribute to the pathomechanism of Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Holger M Nef
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 30:2155-64. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide to progression of aortic valve disease
    Michael Weber
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 26:1023-30. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Release kinetics of cardiac biomarkers in patients undergoing transcoronary ablation of septal hypertrophy
    Christoph Liebetrau
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Chem 58:1049-54. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose exposure in multislice computed tomography of the coronaries in comparison with conventional coronary angiography
    Thorsten Dill
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 124:307-11. 2008

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Incremental value of high-sensitive troponin T in addition to the revised cardiac index for peri-operative risk stratification in non-cardiac surgery
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 34:853-62. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate the incremental value of high-sensitive troponin T (hsTnT) for risk prediction prior to non-cardiac surgery in comparison with the established revised cardiac index...
  2. doi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and clopidogrel treatment in patients at high risk of cardiovascular events: a substudy from the CHARISMA trial
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Heart 97:626-31. 2011
    ..The predictive value of hsCRP levels for a treatment benefit of clopidogrel was also explored...
  3. doi request reprint Improved diagnostic and prognostic performance of a new high-sensitive troponin T assay in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Am Heart J 162:81-8. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Influence of sample type on soluble CD40 ligand assessment in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Thromb Res 120:811-4. 2007
    ..Thus, it was the aim of our prospective study to evaluate the impact of sampling techniques on sCD40L concentrations of patients with acute coronary syndromes compared to controls...
  5. ncbi request reprint NT-ProBNP predicts rhythm stability after cardioversion of lone atrial fibrillation
    Helge Mollmann
    Kerckhoff Klinik Bad Nauheim, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Circ J 72:921-5. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint N-terminal B-type natriuretic peptide assessment provides incremental prognostic information in patients with acute coronary syndromes and normal troponin T values upon admission
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1188-95. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prognostic value of N-terminal B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) in two independent samples of patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and normal troponin T (TnT) values...
  7. doi request reprint Abnormalities in intracellular Ca2+ regulation contribute to the pathomechanism of Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Holger M Nef
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 30:2155-64. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Relation of N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide to progression of aortic valve disease
    Michael Weber
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 26:1023-30. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the relation of NT-proBNP values to the progression of aortic valve disease...
  9. doi request reprint Release kinetics of cardiac biomarkers in patients undergoing transcoronary ablation of septal hypertrophy
    Christoph Liebetrau
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Chem 58:1049-54. 2012
    ..The release kinetics of cardiac troponin T measured with conventional vs high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT) assays in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is difficult to establish...
  10. ncbi request reprint Radiation dose exposure in multislice computed tomography of the coronaries in comparison with conventional coronary angiography
    Thorsten Dill
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 124:307-11. 2008
    ..Radiation dose exposure is increased in multislice spiral computed tomography (MSCT) compared to conventional coronary angiography (CXA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and prognostic value of N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) in patients with chronic aortic regurgitation
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 127:321-7. 2008
    ..Thus it was the aim of the present study to evaluate the diagnostic and the long term prognostic value of NT-proBNP in patients presenting with AR...
  12. doi request reprint Ischemia triggers BNP expression in the human myocardium independent from mechanical stress
    Helge Mollmann
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 143:289-97. 2010
    ..Therefore, we investigated the BNP expression in isolated human muscle strips under conditions of ischemia with and without mechanical stress...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic utility of new immunoassays for the cardiac markers cTnI, myoglobin and CK-MB mass
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Biochem 38:1027-30. 2005
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Multiple episodes of a transient global left ventricular dysfunction reminiscent to apical ballooning
    Holger M Nef
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Cardiology 108:1-3. 2007
    ..These episodes were always preceded by severe emotional stress proposing a potential common pathomechanism...
  15. doi request reprint Release kinetics of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in a clinical model of acute myocardial infarction
    Christoph Liebetrau
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany DZHK German Centre for Cardiovascular Research, partner site RheinMain, Bad Nauheim, Germany Justus Liebig University Giessen, Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Cardiology, Giessen, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Chim Acta 429:34-7. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the time course of NT-proBNP release in patients undergoing transcoronary ablation of septal hypertrophy (TASH) a procedure mimicking AMI...
  16. doi request reprint Direct admission versus transfer of AMI patients for primary PCI
    Christoph Liebetrau
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:217-25. 2011
    ..In the present study we analyzed the difference in 6 months outcome between STEMI patients who were admitted directly to a PCI center and those requiring transfer for primary PCI...
  17. ncbi request reprint Activated cell survival cascade protects cardiomyocytes from cell death in Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy
    Holger M Nef
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:758-64. 2009
    ..Thus, the purpose of this study was to investigate whether the PIK3/AKT pathway plays a pivotal role in TTC...
  18. doi request reprint Reduction of neointimal hyperplasia in porcine coronary arteries by 2-deoxy-D-glucose
    Holger M Nef
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:355-61. 2009
    ..This study was initiated to determine the efficacy of 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) in an in-stent restenosis model for reducing neointimal hyperplasia after coronary stent placement...
  19. ncbi request reprint N-terminal B-type natriuretic peptide predicts extent of coronary artery disease and ischemia in patients with stable angina pectoris
    Michael Weber
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Am Heart J 148:612-20. 2004
    ..Because there is only a small amount of data available concerning NT-proBNP in patients with stable angina pectoris, we aimed to determine whether NT-proBNP is of additional diagnostic value in these patients...
  20. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) for the early detection of cardiac surgery associated acute kidney injury
    Christoph Liebetrau
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 73:392-9. 2013
    ..We investigated whether increased urinary NGAL concentrations were predictive of AKI within 4 days after surgery and of mortality within 9 months...
  21. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) for the early detection of contrast-induced nephropathy after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Christoph Liebetrau
    Kerckhoff Heart and Thorax Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 74:81-8. 2014
    ..We investigated whether increased urinary NGAL concentrations were predictive of CI-AKI within 2 days after PCI or of a higher re-hospitalization rate within 9 months...
  22. doi request reprint Percutaneous closure of a saphenous vein graft aneurysm being at risk for rupture
    Helge Mollmann
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:187-90. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy: intraindividual structural analysis in the acute phase and after functional recovery
    Holger M Nef
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestr 2 8, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur Heart J 28:2456-64. 2007
    ..To gain more insight into the phenomenon of Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy (TTC), the purpose of the present study was to investigate the myocardial structure in the acute phase of TTC and after functional recovery...
  24. ncbi request reprint Expression profiling of cardiac genes in Tako-Tsubo cardiomyopathy: insight into a new cardiac entity
    Holger M Nef
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Benekestr 2 8, D 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    J Mol Cell Cardiol 44:395-404. 2008
    ..After functional recovery, processes involved in energy metabolism play a pivotal role, thereby potentially contributing to the normalization of contractile function...
  25. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphism of the type A human natriuretic peptide receptor (NPR-A) gene contributes to the interindividual variability in the BNP system
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 10:482-9. 2008
    ..To analyse the contribution of recently described genetic polymorphisms in the human natriuretic peptide receptor (NPR-A) to the interindividual variability in the BNP system...
  26. doi request reprint Treatment of in-stent restenosis with sirolimus-eluting-stents: results from the prospective German Cypher stent registry
    Helge Mollmann
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Centre, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:432-40. 2008
    ..The aim of this prospective large scale registry was to show that treatment of ISR with sirolimus eluting stents (SES) is safe, effective and feasible in daily routine...
  27. doi request reprint Cobalt-chrome MULTI-LINK VISION-stent implantation in diabetics and complex lesions: results from the DaVinci-Registry
    Holger M Nef
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:731-7. 2009
    ..The prospective multicenter DaVinci registry investigates the clinical outcome of a CoCr coronary stent (MULTI-LINK VISION), particularly in terms of patients with diabetes and complex lesions (B1, B2, C)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic and further predictors for permanent pacemaker requirement after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Damir Erkapic
    Department of Cardiology, Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Europace 12:1188-90. 2010
    ..Therefore, patients with the presence of RBBB before TAVI may be at lower risk for PM implantation using the Edwards Sapiens System...
  29. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of the 16-detector row multislice spiral computed tomography for the detection of coronary artery stenosis in comparison to invasive coronary angiography
    Anja G Deetjen
    Katharinenhospital Stuttgart, Department of Cardiology, Stuttgart, Germany
    Clin Cardiol 30:118-23. 2007
    ..5 or 2 mm, and segments with impaired image quality. By including these data for 16-slice MSCT, a direct comparison with new data from 64-slice MSCT is possible...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of sample type and storage conditions on soluble CD40 ligand assessment
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Clin Chem 52:888-91. 2006
    ..However, few data are available on preanalytic conditions that impact sCD40L values. Thus, the aim of our prospective study was to evaluate the impact of sampling techniques and storage conditions on sCD40L concentrations...
  31. pmc Role of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and NT-proBNP in clinical routine
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Department of Cardiology, Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Heart 92:843-9. 2006
  32. doi request reprint German stereotaxis-guided percutaneous coronary intervention study group: first multicenter real world experience
    Korff Krause
    Department of Cardiology, Asklepios Klinik, St Georg St, Hamburg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:541-7. 2009
    ..The Niobe Stereotaxis system consists of two 0.8 Tesla magnets and a navigation software allowing to move specially designed coronary wires...
  33. ncbi request reprint Relation of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide to severity of valvular aortic stenosis
    Michael Weber
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 94:740-5. 2004
    ..Therefore, it is a useful biochemical marker to evaluate severity of AS, monitor disease progression at an early stage, and decide on the optimal time for AVR...
  34. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow-derived cells contribute to infarct remodelling
    Helge Mollmann
    Kerckhoff Heart Center, Benekestrasse 2 8, 61231 Bad Nauheim, Germany
    Cardiovasc Res 71:661-71. 2006
    ..Therefore, we studied the contribution and potential transdifferentiation of BMC into different cell types during the remodelling process in mouse hearts with experimental myocardial infarction...