Frank A Granderath

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the esophageal hiatus by calculation of the hiatal surface area (HSA). Why, when and how?
    Frank A Granderath
    Laparoscopic and Functional Surgery, Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, D 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Surg Endosc 21:2224-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after laparoscopic refundoplication for failed antireflux surgery: quality of life, symptomatic outcome, and patient satisfaction
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, A 5700 Zell am See, Austria
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:812-8. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Endoscopic full-thickness plication versus laparoscopic fundoplication: a prospective study on quality of life and symptom control
    Stavros A Antoniou
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Endosc 26:1063-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A randomized trial on endoscopic full-thickness gastroplication versus laparoscopic antireflux surgery in GERD patients without hiatal hernias
    Adolf Kaindlstorfer
    Department of General Surgery, Public Hospital of Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 23:212-22. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness of laparoscopic total and partial fundoplication on extraesophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a randomized study
    Oliver O Koch
    Department of General Surgery, General Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:387-91. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Failed antireflux surgery: surgical outcome of laparoscopic refundoplication in the elderly
    Thomas Kamolz
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:865-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality of life, surgical outcome, and patient satisfaction three years after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Public Hospital Zell am See, A 5700 Zell am See, Austria
    World J Surg 26:1234-8. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Nissen versus Toupet fundoplication: objective and subjective results of a prospective randomized trial
    Oliver O Koch
    Department of General Surgery, General Hospital Zell am See, Paracelsusstrasse 8, 5700, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Endosc 26:413-22. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic refundoplication with prosthetic hiatal closure for recurrent hiatal hernia after primary failed antireflux surgery
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Arch Surg 138:902-7. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Influence of the size of the hiatus on the rate of reherniation after laparoscopic fundoplication and refundopilication with mesh hiatoplasty
    Oliver O Koch
    Department of General Surgery, General Hospital Zell am See, Paracelsusstraße 8, 5700 Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Endosc 25:1024-30. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the esophageal hiatus by calculation of the hiatal surface area (HSA). Why, when and how?
    Frank A Granderath
    Laparoscopic and Functional Surgery, Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Tuebingen, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, D 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Surg Endosc 21:2224-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after laparoscopic refundoplication for failed antireflux surgery: quality of life, symptomatic outcome, and patient satisfaction
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, A 5700 Zell am See, Austria
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:812-8. 2002
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Endoscopic full-thickness plication versus laparoscopic fundoplication: a prospective study on quality of life and symptom control
    Stavros A Antoniou
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Endosc 26:1063-8. 2012
    ..The present study aimed at comparatively evaluating the effectiveness of endoscopic plication and laparoscopic fundoplication in terms of quality of life and symptom control...
  4. doi request reprint A randomized trial on endoscopic full-thickness gastroplication versus laparoscopic antireflux surgery in GERD patients without hiatal hernias
    Adolf Kaindlstorfer
    Department of General Surgery, Public Hospital of Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 23:212-22. 2013
    ..This is the first comparative objective data study for endoscopic versus laparoscopic antireflux procedures...
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness of laparoscopic total and partial fundoplication on extraesophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a randomized study
    Oliver O Koch
    Department of General Surgery, General Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:387-91. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the application of laparoscopic fundoplication is justified for patients with documented GERD and atypical symptoms refractory to medical treatment. Toupet fundoplication may have a lesser effect on asthma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Failed antireflux surgery: surgical outcome of laparoscopic refundoplication in the elderly
    Thomas Kamolz
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:865-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate early surgical experience and outcome, including quality of life, after laparoscopic refundoplication in patients older than 65 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality of life, surgical outcome, and patient satisfaction three years after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Public Hospital Zell am See, A 5700 Zell am See, Austria
    World J Surg 26:1234-8. 2002
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic Nissen versus Toupet fundoplication: objective and subjective results of a prospective randomized trial
    Oliver O Koch
    Department of General Surgery, General Hospital Zell am See, Paracelsusstrasse 8, 5700, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Endosc 26:413-22. 2012
    ..Multichannel intraluminal impedance monitoring (MII) has not been used so far for comparison of objective data...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic refundoplication with prosthetic hiatal closure for recurrent hiatal hernia after primary failed antireflux surgery
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Arch Surg 138:902-7. 2003
    ..One of the most frequent complications after laparoscopic antireflux surgery is estimated to be the intrathoracic herniation of the wrap into the chest. Therefore, in up to 5% of patients, revisional surgery is necessary...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of the size of the hiatus on the rate of reherniation after laparoscopic fundoplication and refundopilication with mesh hiatoplasty
    Oliver O Koch
    Department of General Surgery, General Hospital Zell am See, Paracelsusstraße 8, 5700 Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Endosc 25:1024-30. 2011
    ..This study investigates whether the size of the esophageal hiatus is a factor in reherniation after LARS with mesh hiatoplasty and after primary failed hiatal closure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic antireflux surgery with routine mesh-hiatoplasty in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:347-53. 2002
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of laparoscopic nissen fundoplication with prosthetic hiatal closure on esophageal body motility: Results of a prospective randomized trial
    Frank A Granderath
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Arch Surg 141:625-32. 2006
    ..Prosthetic crural closure does not adversely influence esophageal body motility. In most patients, postoperative increased dysphagia resolves spontaneously during the first months after surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic splenectomy in an adipose elderly patient with symptomatic non-Hodgkin lymphoma-related splenomegaly and traumatic central splenic hematoma
    Frank A Granderath
    Division of Surgical Endoscopy, Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital of Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:195-7. 2006
    ..We report the case of an 80-year-old female patient who underwent laparoscopic splenectomy for symptomatic splenomegaly due to non-hodgkin Lymphoma in combination with stable traumatic splenic hematoma after blunt abdominal trauma...
  14. doi request reprint Bibliometric analysis of scientific contributions in minimally invasive general surgery
    Stavros A Antoniou
    Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neuwerk Hospital, Mönchengladbach, Germany Department of General Surgery, University Hospital of Heraklion, University of Crete, Crete Department of Vascular Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Athens, Greece Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Hospital of Linz, Linz Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Hospital Zell am See, Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 24:26-30. 2014
    ..The recent financial crisis is expected to undermine international collaborative conditions in the field of minimally invasive surgery. The need for a stepped-up international scientific collaboration is hereto highlighted. ..
  15. doi request reprint Lower recurrence rates after mesh-reinforced versus simple hiatal hernia repair: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Stavros A Antoniou
    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Hospital Neuwerk, Mönchengladbach, Germany
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:498-502. 2012
    ..5; P=0.001). Mesh-reinforced hiatal hernia repair is associated with an approximately 4-fold decreased risk of recurrence in comparison with simple repair. The long-term results of mesh-augmented hiatal closure remain to be investigated...
  16. ncbi request reprint The outcome of laparoscopic antireflux surgery in relation to patients' subjective degree of compliance with former antireflux medication
    Thomas Kamolz
    Division of Clinical Psychology, Public Hospital of Zell am See, Austria
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:155-60. 2003
    ..But these patients should be evaluated with great care before surgery and should also be informed that surgical outcome may be affected in several aspects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: standardized technique of a potential stand-alone bariatric procedure in morbidly obese patients
    Markus A Kueper
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    World J Surg 32:1462-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to define a standardized technique for laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in the morbidly obese patient...
  18. ncbi request reprint The management of patients who have "failed" antireflux surgery
    Thomas Kamolz
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:2070-1. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Characterization of long-term outcomes after Toupet fundoplication
    Frank A Granderath
    J Clin Gastroenterol 36:182; author reply 182-3. 2003