Affiliation: University of Kiel
- Prevention of lung allograft rejection by combined treatment with adhesion molecule antibodies and cyclosporineMichael Brandt
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2:509-13. 2003..However, the combination of both strategies significantly reduces rejection in this model...
- Severe obesity does not adversely affect perioperative mortality and morbidity in coronary artery bypass surgeryM Brandt
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105, Kiel, Germany
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:662-6. 2001..Obese patients are usually thought to have an increased risk for complications in coronary artery bypass surgery...
- Mid-term results after endovascular stent-grafting of descending aortic aneurysms in high-risk patientsMichael Brandt
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Kiel Campus, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:739-44. 2006..To analyze our experience with endovascular stent-grafting of descending aortic aneurysms in high-risk patients...
- Endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: feasibility and impact on early outcomeMichael Brandt
The Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1309-12. 2005..The suitability of acute endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) in patients with ruptured AAAs was also assessed...
- Coronary artery bypass surgery in diabetic patientsMichael Brandt
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Kiel, Kiel, Germany
J Card Surg 19:36-40. 2004..Cardiovascular disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with diabetes. This study examines the impact of diabetes on mortality and morbidity following coronary artery bypass surgery...
- Composite valve graft versus separate aortic valve and ascending aortic replacementMichael Brandt
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Cardiology 102:156-9. 2004..The early and long-term results after CVG or SVG were similar, which reflects proper patient selection...
- Stent-graft repair versus open surgery for the descending aorta: a case-control studyMichael Brandt
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
J Endovasc Ther 11:535-8. 2004..To compare the clinical outcomes of open surgery versus endovascular repair in patients with pathologies of the descending thoracic aorta (DTA)...
- Two-stage surgical and endovascular treatment of an aneurysmal aberrant right subclavian (Lusoria) arteryTim Attmann
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:1125-7. 2005..The peri- and postoperative course was uneventful. The technical results in our patient were excellent, no leakage was visible so far...
- Midterm follow-up after minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass grafting versus percutaneous coronary intervention techniquesSandra Fraund
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Ann Thorac Surg 79:1225-31. 2005..The study compared the midterm results of both techniques...
- Short-term rapamycin for inhibition of neointima formation after balloon-mediated aortic injury in rats: is there a window of opportunity for systemic prophylaxis of restenosis?Thomas Jahnke
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Clinics Schleswig Holstein UKSH, Campus Kiel, Germany
J Endovasc Ther 12:332-42. 2005..To evaluate the efficacy of limited short-term systemic administration of rapamycin to prevent neointimal intimal hyperplasia (NIH) in a double-injury rat model of restenosis...
- Coronary artery bypass surgery in diabetic patients - risk factors for sternal wound infectionsKristina Lenz
Department of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
GMS Interdiscip Plast Reconstr Surg DGPW 5:Doc18. 2016..This study analyses data of 590 patients receiving CABG concerning the risk factors for SWI. Sternal wound infections occur significantly more often in diabetic patients, one crucial and significant additional risk factor is obesity. ..
- Neurobiology of perceptual and motor timing in children with spina bifida in relation to cerebellar volumeMaureen Dennis
Brain and Behaviour Program Psychology, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
Brain 127:1292-301. 2004....
- Inhibition of intracerebral glioblastoma growth by local treatment with the scatter factor/hepatocyte growth factor-antagonist NK4Marc A Brockmann
Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
Clin Cancer Res 9:4578-85. 2003..The SF/HGF-MET system contributes to glioma invasion and angiogenesis via autocrine and paracrine mechanisms. We analyzed whether local treatment with NK4, an antagonistic fragment of SF/HGF, could inhibit glioma growth in vivo...
- Comparison of activities dependent on glutathione S-transferase and cytochrome P-450 IA1 in cultured keratinocytes and reconstructed epidermal modelsIan R Harris
Paul Gerson Unna Skin Research Center, Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany
Skin Pharmacol Appl Skin Physiol 15:59-67. 2002..GST activity in models was equal or higher than the activity in epidermal samples. Reconstructed skin models may be useful to study the effects of non-water-soluble topical formulations on xenobiotic metabolism...