Oliver Weingärtner

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparative morphometric and immunohistological assessment of the development of restenosis after arterial injury and a cholesterol-rich diet in apolipoprotein E -/-mice and C57BL/6 control mice
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Department of Internal Medicine II Cardiology, University of Technology, Dresden Heart Center, Dresden, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 16:391-400. 2005
  2. doi request reprint [Cholesterol homeostasis and cardiovascular risk]
    O Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:34-8. 2011
  3. pmc Differential effects on inhibition of cholesterol absorption by plant stanol and plant sterol esters in apoE-/- mice
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, Gebäude 40, 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Cardiovasc Res 90:484-92. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint [10 minute consultation: anamnesis: angina pectoris. Chest pain in stress]
    O Weingärtner
    Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Innere Medizin III, Homburg Saar
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:54-5. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Markers of enhanced cholesterol absorption are a strong predictor for cardiovascular diseases in patients without diabetes mellitus
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Chem Phys Lipids 164:451-6. 2011
  6. pmc The relationships of markers of cholesterol homeostasis with carotid intima-media thickness
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e13467. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between cholesterol synthesis and intestinal absorption is associated with cardiovascular risk
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, Gebäude 40, D 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Atherosclerosis 210:362-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint An alternative pathway of reverse cholesterol transport: the oxysterol 27-hydroxycholesterol
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Atherosclerosis 209:39-41. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Alterations in cholesterol homeostasis are associated with coronary heart disease in patients with aortic stenosis
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 20:376-82. 2009
  10. doi request reprint [Atrial myxoma]
    O Weingärtner
    Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Abteilung fur Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Kirrberger Strasse, Gebäude 40, 66421 Homburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:1733-4. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparative morphometric and immunohistological assessment of the development of restenosis after arterial injury and a cholesterol-rich diet in apolipoprotein E -/-mice and C57BL/6 control mice
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Department of Internal Medicine II Cardiology, University of Technology, Dresden Heart Center, Dresden, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 16:391-400. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to provide an in-depth comparison of the progression of restenotic lesion formation after arterial injury in apolipoprotein E -/- and C57BL/6 control mice...
  2. doi request reprint [Cholesterol homeostasis and cardiovascular risk]
    O Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 136:34-8. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Differential effects on inhibition of cholesterol absorption by plant stanol and plant sterol esters in apoE-/- mice
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, Gebäude 40, 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Cardiovasc Res 90:484-92. 2011
    ..However, their effects on blood monocytes, endothelial function, atherogenesis, and sterol tissue concentrations are poorly understood...
  4. ncbi request reprint [10 minute consultation: anamnesis: angina pectoris. Chest pain in stress]
    O Weingärtner
    Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Innere Medizin III, Homburg Saar
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:54-5. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Markers of enhanced cholesterol absorption are a strong predictor for cardiovascular diseases in patients without diabetes mellitus
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Chem Phys Lipids 164:451-6. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate markers of cholesterol metabolism and determine their relationship with CVD in patients without diabetes mellitus who were not receiving statin treatment...
  6. pmc The relationships of markers of cholesterol homeostasis with carotid intima-media thickness
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e13467. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between cholesterol synthesis and intestinal absorption is associated with cardiovascular risk
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strasse, Gebäude 40, D 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Atherosclerosis 210:362-5. 2010
    ..Therefore, prospective clinical trials are needed to evaluate whether subjects with altered cholesterol homeostasis may benefit from treatment strategies that reduce cholesterol absorption in addition to statin treatment...
  8. doi request reprint An alternative pathway of reverse cholesterol transport: the oxysterol 27-hydroxycholesterol
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Atherosclerosis 209:39-41. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate that oxysterols could play an important and so far underestimated role in reverse cholesterol transport...
  9. doi request reprint Alterations in cholesterol homeostasis are associated with coronary heart disease in patients with aortic stenosis
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Coron Artery Dis 20:376-82. 2009
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate differences in cholesterol metabolism in relation to vascular diseases in this subset of patients...
  10. doi request reprint [Atrial myxoma]
    O Weingärtner
    Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Abteilung fur Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Kirrberger Strasse, Gebäude 40, 66421 Homburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:1733-4. 2008
  11. doi request reprint [Plant sterols as dietary supplements for the prevention of cardiovascular diseases]
    O Weingärtner
    Abteilung fur Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:1201-4. 2008
    ..Additional studies investigating relevant clinical endpoints are needed before a diet supplemented with plant sterols can be recommended in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases...
  12. doi request reprint Cholesterol synthesis, cholesterol absorption, and mortality in hemodialysis patients
    Kyrill S Rogacev
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Nephrology and Hypertension, Saarland University Medical Center, Homburg, Germany
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:943-8. 2012
    ..Assessing markers of cholesterol metabolism has thus been proposed for guidance of lipid-lowering therapy. This study analyzed surrogate markers of cholesterol absorption and synthesis in hemodialysis (HD) patients...
  13. doi request reprint Vascular effects of diet supplementation with plant sterols
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kardiologie, Angiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:1553-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate vascular effects of diet supplementation with plant sterol esters (PSE)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of a dihydropyridine-type calcium channel blocker on vascular remodeling after experimental balloon angioplasty
    Alexander F Kranzhöfer
    Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen, Medizinische Klinik III, Tubingen, Germany
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 9:1-6. 2011
    ..Aim of the study was to evaluate the influence of the dihydropyridine derivative BW 9798 on intimal hyperplasia in a carotid artery injury model of New Zealand White rabbits on a high cholesterol diet...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and dyslipidemia: beyond LDL
    Janine Pöss
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg, Germany
    Curr Pharm Des 17:861-70. 2011
    ..Ongoing research points towards a shift of the focus from the HDL-C concentrations to parameters of HDL function and from fasting TG to TG kinetics...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Dyspnea in an ex-farmer]
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Klinik fur Innere Medizin III, Kirrberger Strasse, D 66421 Homburg an der Saar
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:57. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint [Pathophysiology and differential diagnosis of dyspnea]
    Oliver Weingärtner
    Medizinische Universitätsklinik und Poliklinik, Innere Medizin III, Homburg Saar
    Herz 29:595-601. 2004
    ..This article attempts to summarize the current understanding of dyspnea, explain the essential underlying pathophysiological mechanisms, discuss the broad differential diagnosis, and suggest diagnostic algorithms...