Claus Peter Heussel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Importance of pulmonary imaging diagnostics in the management of febrile neutropenic patients
    Claus Peter Heussel
    Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Chest Clinics at University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mycoses 54:17-26. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Contrast enhanced CT-scans are not comparable to non-enhanced scans in emphysema quantification
    C P Heussel
    Department of Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 74:473-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Fully automatic quantitative assessment of emphysema in computed tomography: comparison with pulmonary function testing and normal values
    C P Heussel
    Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 19:2391-402. 2009
  4. pmc Impact of Comorbidities on Mortality in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Michael Kreuter
    Centre for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 11:e0151425. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Detection and size of pulmonary lesions: how accurate is MRI? A prospective comparison of CT and MRI
    Tobias Heye
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Radiol 53:153-60. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Outcome and prognostic factors of postoperative radiation therapy (PORT) after incomplete resection of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Juliane Rieber
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany Heidelberg Institute of Radiation Oncology, Germany
    Lung Cancer 91:41-7. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Correlation of radio- and histomorphological pattern of pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Mathieu Lederlin
    Dept of Radiology, UniversityHospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, France
    Eur Respir J 41:943-51. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Quantitative Emphysema Distribution in Anatomic and Non-anatomic Lung Regions
    Michael Owsijewitsch
    1Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    COPD 12:257-66. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis in association with carcinomas
    Eva Baroke
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Center for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respirology 21:191-4. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of bronchoscopic thermal vapor ablation and lobar fissure completeness in patients with heterogeneous emphysema
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Pneumology and Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 83:400-6. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Importance of pulmonary imaging diagnostics in the management of febrile neutropenic patients
    Claus Peter Heussel
    Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Chest Clinics at University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mycoses 54:17-26. 2011
    ..Then, the perspectives for imaging techniques beyond early detection of pulmonary foci--exclusion of pneumonia, monitoring, characterisation of infiltrates and guidance for intervention--are reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Contrast enhanced CT-scans are not comparable to non-enhanced scans in emphysema quantification
    C P Heussel
    Department of Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 74:473-8. 2010
    ..Therefore the amount of quantified emphysema is reduced and the lung density increased after contrast enhancement. In longitudinal analyses, non-enhanced scans should be the reference, while enhanced scans cannot be used...
  3. doi request reprint Fully automatic quantitative assessment of emphysema in computed tomography: comparison with pulmonary function testing and normal values
    C P Heussel
    Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, University Hospital Heidelberg, Amalienstrasse 5, 69126, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 19:2391-402. 2009
    ..An emphysema index of lower 20%, MLD higher than -850, and 15(th) percentile lower than -950 might be regarded as normal (thin-section, nonenhanced, B40, YACTA). These ranges might be helpful in the judgement of individual measures...
  4. pmc Impact of Comorbidities on Mortality in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Michael Kreuter
    Centre for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 11:e0151425. 2016
    ..However, their prognostic impact is not fully understood. We therefore aimed to determine the impact of comorbidities, as individual and as whole, on survival in IPF...
  5. doi request reprint Detection and size of pulmonary lesions: how accurate is MRI? A prospective comparison of CT and MRI
    Tobias Heye
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Radiol 53:153-60. 2012
    ..Therefore, the diagnostic performance of MRI in reliably detecting pulmonary lesions should be established...
  6. doi request reprint Outcome and prognostic factors of postoperative radiation therapy (PORT) after incomplete resection of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Juliane Rieber
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany Heidelberg Institute of Radiation Oncology, Germany
    Lung Cancer 91:41-7. 2016
    ..However, there is still a paucity of evidence for this approach. Hence, we analyzed survival in 78 patients following radiotherapy for incompletely resected NSCLC (R1) and investigated prognostic factors...
  7. doi request reprint Correlation of radio- and histomorphological pattern of pulmonary adenocarcinoma
    Mathieu Lederlin
    Dept of Radiology, UniversityHospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, France
    Eur Respir J 41:943-51. 2013
    ..These data may form the basis for the development of future prognostic algorithms in the palliative setting, which include an integrated evaluation of biopsy histomorphology and CT scan morphology of nonresectable pulmonary ADC...
  8. doi request reprint Quantitative Emphysema Distribution in Anatomic and Non-anatomic Lung Regions
    Michael Owsijewitsch
    1Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    COPD 12:257-66. 2015
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  9. doi request reprint Pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis in association with carcinomas
    Eva Baroke
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Center for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respirology 21:191-4. 2016
    ..We identified six patients with PPFE, four of them with a coexisting malignancy. The case series suggests that PPFE might be an implication of varying factors rather than being an exclusively idiopathic condition. ..
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of bronchoscopic thermal vapor ablation and lobar fissure completeness in patients with heterogeneous emphysema
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Pneumology and Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 83:400-6. 2012
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  11. pmc Fully Automated Pulmonary Lobar Segmentation: Influence of Different Prototype Software Programs onto Quantitative Evaluation of Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
    Hyun Ju Lim
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 11:e0151498. 2016
    ..We aimed to evaluate the inter-software variability of emphysema quantification using fully automated lobar segmentation prototypes...
  12. doi request reprint Pirfenidone in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: real-life experience from a German tertiary referral center for interstitial lung diseases
    Ute Oltmanns
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, Outpatient Clinic for Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 88:199-207. 2014
    ..Pirfenidone is a novel antifibrotic drug for the treatment of mild-to-moderate idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). However, adverse events may offset treatment benefits and compliance...
  13. doi request reprint Effectiveness of endobronchial coil treatment for lung volume reduction in patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema and bilateral incomplete fissures: a six-month follow-up
    Konstantina Kontogianni
    Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 88:52-60. 2014
    ..Treatment with lung volume reduction coils (LVRC) may be effective in patients with severe heterogeneous emphysema and incomplete fissures...
  14. doi request reprint Sublobar Resection, Radiofrequency Ablation or Radiotherapy in Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Seyer Safi
    Departments of Thoracic Surgery, Thoraxklinik, Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 89:550-7. 2015
    ..The best therapy for patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who are medically unfit for lobectomy or prefer not to undergo surgery has not yet been demonstrated...
  15. doi request reprint NUT carcinoma of the thorax: Case report and review of the literature
    Alexander Harms
    Institute of Pathology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    Lung Cancer 90:484-91. 2015
    ..We describe specific clinical, histomorphological, and molecular characteristics of this tumor and provide a comprehensive review of the current literature on these rare neoplasms. ..
  16. doi request reprint Invasive lung cancer staging: influence of CT-guided core needle biopsy on onset of pleural carcinomatosis
    Paul Flechsig
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Member of the German Center for Lung Research DZL, Translational Lung Research Center Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Imaging 39:56-61. 2015
    ..CTNB was not associated with an earlier onset of PC, identifying CTNB as a safe procedure for minimally invasive lung cancer staging. ..
  17. doi request reprint Visualization of morphological parenchymal changes in emphysema: comparison of different MRI sequences to 3D-HRCT
    Julia Ley-Zaporozhan
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Ruprecht Karls University, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 73:43-9. 2010
    ..However, the capability of MRI to visualize morphological parenchymal alterations in emphysema is undetermined. Thus, the aim of the study was to compare different MRI sequences with CT...
  18. doi request reprint Lung sequestration: a rare cause for pulmonary symptoms in adulthood
    Daniela Gompelmann
    Department of Pneumology and Respiratory Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Respiration 82:445-50. 2011
    ..Lung sequestration is a rare congenital pulmonary disorder and is usually diagnosed in children with recurrent pulmonary infections. Lung sequestrations are not commonly found to be a cause of respiratory symptoms in adults...
  19. doi request reprint Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in cystic fibrosis lung disease
    Monika Eichinger
    German Cancer Research Center DKFZ Heidelberg, Radiology E010, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:1370-8. 2010
    ..The recommendation is to further reduce radiation dose related to the use of CT and to use MRI in the follow-up of morphological changes where possible...
  20. pmc Outcome and prognostic factors of multimodal therapy for pulmonary large-cell neuroendocrine carcinomas
    Juliane Rieber
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 20:64. 2015
    ..This study was set up to determine the incidence of brain metastases and to investigate the outcome following multimodal treatment in 70 patients with LCNEC...
  21. doi request reprint Quantitative volumetric CT-histogram analysis in N-staging of 18F-FDG-equivocal patients with lung cancer
    Paul Flechsig
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Nucl Med 55:559-64. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether volumetric CT histogram analysis can improve the characterization of lymph nodes on PET/CT staging of patients with lung cancer...
  22. doi request reprint LungPoint--a new approach to peripheral lesions
    Ralf Eberhardt
    Department of Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine, Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Thorac Oncol 5:1559-63. 2010
    ..We wanted to explore whether a new bronchoscopic navigation system could help access the peripheral lung airways and enable lesion sampling...
  23. pmc Visual vs Fully Automatic Histogram-Based Assessment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) Progression Using Sequential Multidetector Computed Tomography (MDCT)
    Davide Colombi
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Diagnostic Imaging at University of Parma, Parma, Italy Translational Lung Research Centre TLRC, Member of the German Center for Lung Research DZL, Heidelberg, Germany Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 10:e0130653. 2015
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  24. doi request reprint [Microscopic polyangiitis as etiology for lung fibrosis--a known but often late-diagnosed cause]
    Daniela Rosa Gompelmann
    Pneumologie, Thoraxklinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 104:476-9. 2009
    ..It is characterized by progressive exertional dyspnea, radiologic detection of reticular shadowing, and increased titers of MPA-associated autoantibodies. This case study shall remind of the rare treatable cause of lung fibrosis...