W von Scheidt

Summary

Affiliation: Klinikum Augsburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Syncope]
    W von Scheidt
    Chefarzt der I Medizinischen Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:38-43; quiz 44. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of aortic stenosis in older age. When does it become critical?]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg, Herzzentrum Augsburg Schwaben
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:21-5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint [Interaction of statins with clopidogrel]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg
    Internist (Berl) 45:363-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint [The patient with syncope]
    Wolfgang von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum, Augsburg
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:263-72; quiz 273-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostaglandin E1 testing in heart failure-associated pulmonary hypertension enables transplantation: the PROPHET study
    Wolfgang von Scheidt
    Klinikum Grosshadern, Medizinische Klinik I, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1070-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Endothelin in coronary endothelial dysfunction early after human heart transplantation
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Klinikum Grosshadern, University of Munich, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 18:1071-9. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint An association between microvascular endothelial dysfunction, transcardiac nitric oxide production and pro-inflammatory cytokines after heart transplantation in humans
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Transpl Int 13:S228-34. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Coronary flow reserve and nitric oxide synthases after cardiac transplantation in humans
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:840-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of Celsior and University of Wisconsin preservation solutions on hemodynamics and endothelial function after cardiac transplantation in humans: a single-center, prospective, randomized trial
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Transpl Int 13:S203-11. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary vasomotor dysfunction in the cardiac allograft: impact of different immunosuppressive regimens
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik I, University of Munich, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 36:776-84. 2000

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Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint [Syncope]
    W von Scheidt
    Chefarzt der I Medizinischen Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:38-43; quiz 44. 2006
    ..In the case of the prognostically serious rhythmogenic syncope, the underlying rhythm disorders are treated in accordance with current recommendations...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of aortic stenosis in older age. When does it become critical?]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg, Herzzentrum Augsburg Schwaben
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:21-5. 2003
    ..Advances in valvular surgery in high old age, however, can offer many of these patients the option of a procedure with an acceptably low risk and longer-term prognostic and symptomatic benefits following successful surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Interaction of statins with clopidogrel]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg
    Internist (Berl) 45:363-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint [The patient with syncope]
    Wolfgang von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum, Augsburg
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:263-72; quiz 273-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostaglandin E1 testing in heart failure-associated pulmonary hypertension enables transplantation: the PROPHET study
    Wolfgang von Scheidt
    Klinikum Grosshadern, Medizinische Klinik I, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1070-6. 2006
    ..This study aimed to clarify the possible extent of acute reversibility of elevated PVR in a large, consecutive cohort of heart transplant candidates...
  6. ncbi request reprint Endothelin in coronary endothelial dysfunction early after human heart transplantation
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Klinikum Grosshadern, University of Munich, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 18:1071-9. 1999
    ..Endothelin plays a significant role as a modulator of coronary vascular reactivity in the early stages of atherosclerosis and may be important as a participant in and marker for cardiac allograft vasculopathy...
  7. ncbi request reprint An association between microvascular endothelial dysfunction, transcardiac nitric oxide production and pro-inflammatory cytokines after heart transplantation in humans
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Transpl Int 13:S228-34. 2000
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Coronary flow reserve and nitric oxide synthases after cardiac transplantation in humans
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:840-7. 2001
    ..We therefore investigated the potential relationship between the expression of nitric oxide synthases (NOS) and coronary endothelial function in human cardiac transplant recipients over time...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of Celsior and University of Wisconsin preservation solutions on hemodynamics and endothelial function after cardiac transplantation in humans: a single-center, prospective, randomized trial
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Transpl Int 13:S203-11. 2000
    ..The positive correlation between impaired endothelial function and total ischemic time in the Celsior group requires longitudinal investigation in particular with regard to the development of allograft vasculopathy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Coronary vasomotor dysfunction in the cardiac allograft: impact of different immunosuppressive regimens
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik I, University of Munich, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 36:776-84. 2000
    ..This may have an important impact on subsequent development of transplant coronary atherosclerosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Modulation of coronary vasomotor tone by cytokines in cardiac transplant recipients
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Institut fur Klinische Chemie, Klinikum Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Transplantation 68:1263-7. 1999
    ..In this study, we characterized the relationship between coronary epicardial and microvascular vasomotor function and expression of specific cytokine patterns in human heart transplant recipients...
  12. doi request reprint Patient-reported symptoms in acute myocardial infarction: differences related to ST-segment elevation: the MONICA/KORA Myocardial Infarction Registry
    I Kirchberger
    MONICA KORA Myocardial Infarction Registry, Central Hospital of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
    J Intern Med 270:58-64. 2011
    ..However, to date, only a few studies have examined the differences between patients with STEMI and NSTEMI with regard to the range of presenting MI symptoms...
  13. ncbi request reprint Isolated defect of adenosine-mediated coronary vasodilation: functional evidence for a new microangiopathic entity
    J Koglin
    Medizinische Klinik I, Klinikum Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munich, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 30:103-7. 1997
    ..The present study describes an isolated defect of the coronary vasodilation in response to adenosine in five patients examined for clinically suspected coronary microangiopathy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lung function and cardiopulmonary exercise performance after heart transplantation: influence of cardiac allograft vasculopathy
    M Schwaiblmair
    Klinikum Grobhadern, University of Munich, Germany
    Chest 116:332-9. 1999
    ..Little information is available with regard to the relationship between CAV and functional impairment in these patients...
  15. doi request reprint The influence of lunar phases on the occurrence of myocardial infarction: fact or myth? The MONICA/KORA Myocardial Infarction Registry
    R Wende
    Central Hospital of Augsburg, Department of Internal Medicine I Cardiology, Augsburg, Germany
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:268-74. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the association of the lunar cycle on the occurrence of fatal and non-fatal myocardial infarction based on a myocardial infarction registry...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cardiac allograft vasculopathy: a review
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Klinikum Grosshadern, University of Munich, Germany
    Circulation 96:2069-77. 1997
    ..Experiences with coronary stenting, coronary artery bypass grafting, and transmyocardial laser revascularization are limited. Retransplantation has a worse outcome than initial transplantation...
  17. doi request reprint Time between first symptoms and diagnosis in patients with acute pulmonary embolism: are patients with recurrent episodes diagnosed earlier?
    Thomas M Berghaus
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology, Intensive Care and Endocrinology, Klinikum Augsburg, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Stenglinstrasse 2, 86156, Augsburg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:117-9. 2011
    ..Early diagnosis can be life-saving in acute pulmonary embolism (PE). It is unknown, whether patients with recurrent PE are diagnosed earlier than those with their first episode...
  18. doi request reprint 20-year trends in clinical characteristics, therapy and short-term prognosis in acute myocardial infarction according to presenting electrocardiogram: the MONICA/KORA AMI Registry (1985-2004)
    B Kuch
    I Medizinische Klinik, Hospital of Augsburg, Teaching Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilians University München, Augsburg, Germany
    J Intern Med 264:254-64. 2008
    ..To examine the extent to which evidence-based beneficial therapy is applied in practice, whether this is changing over time and is associated with improved outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Functional significance of cardiac reinnervation in heart transplant recipients
    M Schwaiblmair
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Klinikum Grosshadern, University of Munich, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 18:838-45. 1999
    ..However, the functional significance of reinnervation in terms of exercise capacity has not been established as yet; we therefore investigated the influence of reinnervation on cardiopulmonary exercise testing...
  20. doi request reprint Effectiveness of thrombolysis in patients with intermediate-risk pulmonary embolism: influence on length of hospital stay
    T M Berghaus
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology, Intensive Care and Endocrinology, Klinikum Augsburg, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Stenglinstrasse 2, D 86156 Augsburg, Germany
    Adv Ther 27:648-54. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to identify factors associated with LOS and to investigate whether LOS is suitable to assess effectiveness of thrombolysis in patients with intermediate-risk PE...
  21. doi request reprint The impact of age on the delay in diagnosis in patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    T M Berghaus
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology, Intensive Care and Endocrinology, Klinikum Augsburg, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Augsburg, Germany
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:605-10. 2011
    ..We therefore conclude that the clinical presentation of acute PE in older patients cannot be considered as a risk factor for late diagnosis and is not responsible for their higher in-hospital death rate...
  22. doi request reprint The N-terminal pro-brain-type natriuretic peptide based short-term prognosis in patients with acute pulmonary embolism according to renal function
    T M Berghaus
    I Department of Internal Medicine, Klinikum Augsburg, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Stenglinstrasse 2, 86156 Augsburg, Germany
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 33:58-63. 2012
    ..The validity of the NT-proBNP based short-term prognosis might be limited in renal dysfunction not only by accumulation, but also because renal insufficiency itself and concurrent conditions are contributing to PE related mortality...
  23. doi request reprint Central thromboembolism is a possible predictor of right heart dysfunction in normotensive patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    T M Berghaus
    Department of Cardiology, Pneumology, Intensive Care and Endocrinology, Klinikum Augsburg, Germany
    Thromb Res 126:e201-5. 2010
    ..Right heart dysfunction is a crucial factor in risk stratification of normotensive patients with pulmonary embolism. Apart from biomarkers, determinants of right heart dysfunction in this group of patients are not yet well established...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Heart failure and cardiologic clarification of surgical capability: how much diagnostic evaluation is necessary?]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg, Herzzentrum Augsburg Schwaben, Augsburg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:2010-4. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Endothelin immunocytochemistry: indications of false-positive labeling patterns and non-detectable antigen concentrations
    W P Wolf
    Medizinische Klinik I, University Hospital Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians University, Marchioninistrasse 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Histochem Cell Biol 116:411-26. 2001
    ..Discrepancies in endothelin immunocytochemistry may originate from false-positive results and from expression levels of endothelin below the detection limit of immunocytochemical methods...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of 2D echocardiography in patients presenting with acute chest pain and non-diagnostic ECG for ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Michael W Muscholl
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Klinikum Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Marchioninistr 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 84:217-25. 2002
    ..The study shows that early 2D echocardiography provides superior prognostic information concerning the risk of subsequent complications in patients with acute chest pain and a non-diagnostic ECG for ST-elevation-AMI...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic procedures in chronic heart failure. What is necessary, significant, contraindicated?]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinischen Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg, Herzzentrum Augsburg Schwaben
    MMW Fortschr Med 144:30-1, 34-6. 2002
    ..g. post-myocardial infarction status, essential hypertension, diabetes mellitus) the aim should be the early detection of an asymptomatic ventricular dysfunction by means of echocardiography...
  28. doi request reprint Amiodarone-induced pulmonary toxicity: an under-recognized and severe adverse effect?
    Martin Schwaiblmair
    Clin Res Cardiol 99:693-700. 2010
    ..The prognosis of amiodarone lung disease is generally favourable...
  29. doi request reprint Extent of the decrease of 28-day case fatality of hospitalized patients with acute myocardial infarction over 22 years: epidemiological versus clinical view: the MONICA/KORA Augsburg infarction registry
    Bernhard Kuch
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg, teaching hospital of Ludwig Maximilians University München, Augsburg, Germany
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:313-9. 2009
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Differential impact of admission C-reactive protein levels on 28-day mortality risk in patients with ST-elevation versus non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (from the Monitoring Trends and Determinants on Cardiovascular Diseases [MONICA]/Cooperative He
    Bernhard Kuch
    I Medizinische Klinik, Hospital of Augsburg, Teaching Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilians University München, Augsburg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 102:1125-30. 2008
    ..Stratification by AMI type and troponin showed that CRP was a better short-term risk predictor for patients with non-STEMI, and troponin was, for patients with STEMI...
  31. doi request reprint Are there options to prevent early occurring deaths in acute myocardial infarction: prospective evaluation of all <24 h in-hospital deaths, 2004-2006--the MONICA/KORA Augsburg Infarction Registry
    Bernhard Kuch
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Neuherberg, Germany
    Cardiology 116:237-44. 2010
    ..To provide valid clinical data of early in-hospital deaths with presumed acute myocardial infarction (AMI) who are often not included in clinical trials or registries...
  32. ncbi request reprint Expression of endomyocardial nitric oxide synthase and coronary endothelial function in human cardiac allografts
    S M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Circulation 104:I336-43. 2001
    ..The data from the present study suggest an important role for the iNOS/nitric oxide pathway in the regulation of microvascular function in the absence of preexisting atherosclerotic lesions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Reappearance of cardiac presynaptic sympathetic nerve terminals in the transplanted heart: correlation between PET using (11)C-hydroxyephedrine and invasively measured norepinephrine release
    K Odaka
    , Munich, Germany
    J Nucl Med 42:1011-6. 2001
    ..This study further supports the usefulness of PET as a noninvasive approach for detection of reappearance of catecholamine uptake sites after heart transplantation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Influence of antihypertensive therapy and blood pressure control on left ventricular geometry and function in subjects with type II diabetes: The Augsburg Diabetes Family Study
    B Kuch
    Department of Internal Medicine I Cardiology, Central Hospital of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
    J Hum Hypertens 20:757-64. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery disease in the transplanted heart
    M Weis
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, University Hospital Grosshadern, Munich, Germany
    Annu Rev Med 51:81-100. 2000
    ..Revascularization procedures have a limited role in treating significant focal lesions. Retransplantation, the only definitive treatment, remains ethically controversial...
  36. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea might trigger acute pulmonary embolism: results from a cohort study
    T M Berghaus
    Department of Cardiology, Respiratory Medicine and Intensive Care, Klinikum Augsburg, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Stenglinstrasse 2, 86156, Augsburg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 105:938-943. 2016
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) might be an independent risk factor for acute pulmonary embolism (APE)...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Distribution, determinants and reference values of left ventricular parameters in the general population--results of the MONICA/KORA echocardiography studies]
    B Kuch
    Klinikum Augsburg, I Medizinische Klinik, Augsburg
    Gesundheitswesen 67:S68-73. 2005
    ..Finally, our data in a selected group of normal subjects (reference sample) may be used for the development of reference values for left ventricular parameters in the general German population...
  38. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcome of patients with acute myocardial infarction according to presenting electrocardiogram (from the MONICA/KORA Augsburg Myocardial Infarction--Registry)
    Bernhard Kuch
    I Med Klinik, Hospital of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
    Am J Cardiol 100:1056-60. 2007
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Impact of coronary endothelial dysfunction on adverse long-term outcome after heart transplantation
    Marion Kübrich
    Divisions of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Transplantation 85:1580-7. 2008
    ..The present prospective study tested whether endothelial dysfunction independently predicts cardiovascular-related events and death after heart transplantation (HTx)...
  40. doi request reprint [What is new in the 2009 ESC guidelines?]
    W von Scheidt
    I Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Augsburg, Herzzentrum Augsburg Schwaben, Deutschland
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 22:113-7. 2011
    ..Therapeutic decisions include ICD or pacemaker, as indicated in cases of arrhythmogenic syncope or carotid sinus syncope, and mostly general measures in case of other reflex syncopes...
  41. ncbi request reprint Vasodilator response to nifedipine in human coronary arteries with endothelial dysfunction
    Michael Weis
    Medizinische Klinik I, University Hospital Grosshadern, LM University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 39:172-80. 2002
    ..The association between microvascular response to nifedipine and endothelin levels in the coronary sinus needs further clarification...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiac involvement in malignancies. Case 4. Primary cardiac diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: diagnosis by transesophageal echocardiography-guided transvenous biopsy
    Bernd Oliver Maier
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Institute of Pathology, Klinikum Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 22:2745-7. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Persistently increased systemic, but not cardiac-specific, adhesion molecule expression and coronary endothelial dysfunction in human cardiac allografts
    Stephen M Wildhirt
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, German Heart Center Munich, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:1175. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Coronary endothelial vasomotor function and vascular remodeling in heart transplant recipients randomized for tacrolimus or cyclosporine immunosuppression
    Paraskevi Petrakopoulou
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1622-9. 2006
    ..This study aimed to compare changes in coronary endothelial function, systemic endothelin-1 (ET-1) levels, and vascular remodeling in heart transplant recipients randomized to cyclosporin A (CyA) or tacrolimus (Tac) immunosuppression...
  45. ncbi request reprint Sex-specific determinants of left ventricular mass in pre-diabetic and type 2 diabetic subjects: the Augsburg Diabetes Family Study
    Bernhard Kuch
    Department of Internal Medicine I Cardiology, Central Hospital of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
    Diabetes Care 30:946-52. 2007
    ..Little is known about sex-specific influences of obesity, hypertension, and other risk factors on left ventricular mass in pre-diabetic or diabetic subjects...
  46. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin initiated early after heart transplantation: 8-year prospective experience
    Klaus Wenke
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Munich Bogenhausen, Germany
    Circulation 107:93-7. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to test these effects and the safety of statin therapy over an 8-year period...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus infection in heart transplant recipients is associated with impaired endothelial function
    Paraskevi Petrakopoulou
    Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, University Medical Center, Munich Grosshadern, Germany
    Circulation 110:II207-12. 2004
    ..Cardiac allograft vasculopathy (CAV) is initiated by allograft endothelial injury. We hypothesized that a major mechanism by which cytomegalovirus (CMV) could contribute to CAV is by dysregulation of the endothelial vasomotor response...
  48. ncbi request reprint Beneficial effects of quinaprilat on coronary vasomotor function, endothelial oxidative stress, and endothelin activation after human heart transplantation
    Silke Steinhauff
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Munich Grosshadern, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Transplantation 77:1859-65. 2004
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Short-term angiopeptin therapy and the incidence of graft vessel disease after heart transplantation
    Bruno M Meiser
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Munich Grosshadern Medical Center, 81366 Munich, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:1264-73. 2002
    ..We evaluated angiopeptin for prevention of graft vasculopathy after cardiac transplantation in the first prospective, randomized, double-blind, clinical trial...
  50. ncbi request reprint The clinical outcome of percutaneous treatment of bifurcation lesions in multivessel coronary artery disease with the sirolimus-eluting stent: insights from the Arterial Revascularization Therapies Study part II (ARTS II)
    Keiichi Tsuchida
    Thoraxcenter, Ba 583, Erasmus Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 28:433-42. 2007
    ..This analysis was made to investigate the 1 year clinical outcome of the treatment of bifurcation lesions using sirolimus-eluting stents (SES) in patients with multivessel disease...