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Organization: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Top Publications

  1. pmc Co-infection of Influenza B and Streptococci causing severe pneumonia and septic shock in healthy women
    Timothy Aebi
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:308. 2010
  2. doi The EBMT activity survey 2007 with focus on allogeneic HSCT for AML and novel cellular therapies
    A Gratwohl
    Hematology, Department of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Basel, Petersgraben 4, Basel, Switzerland
    Bone Marrow Transplant 43:275-91. 2009
  3. doi A preliminary report about treatment of bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw with Er:YAG laser ablation
    Stefan Stubinger
    Hightech Research Center of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Lasers Surg Med 41:26-30. 2009
  4. doi Systematic contact-free 3D topometry of the soft tissue profile in cleft lips
    Katja Schwenzer-Zimmerer
    Hightech Research Center of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstr 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:607-13. 2008
  5. ncbi The use of B-type natriuretic peptides in the intensive care unit
    Christian Mueller
    University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Congest Heart Fail 14:43-5. 2008
  6. doi Impaired B-cell reconstitution in lymphoma patients undergoing allogeneic HSCT: an effect of pretreatment with rituximab?
    A Buser
    Hematology, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Bone Marrow Transplant 42:483-7. 2008
  7. doi Antiretroviral therapy of late presenters with advanced HIV disease
    Manuel Battegay
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:41-4. 2008
  8. doi [The Basel Screening Instrument for Psychosis (BSIP): development, structure, reliability and validity]
    A Riecher-Rössler
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Basel
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:207-16. 2008
  9. ncbi [Heart and sports: when can it be dangerous?]
    D I Keller
    Medizinische Poliklinik und Klinik für Kardiologie, Universitatsspital Basel
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 96:2041-6. 2007
  10. ncbi [Psychotherapy in a patient with lupus erythematodes--a disease with an uncertain course]
    I Geiger
    Abteilung für Transplantationsimmunologie und Nephrologie, Universitatsspital Basel
    Ther Umsch 64:581-4. 2007

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Publications62

  1. pmc Co-infection of Influenza B and Streptococci causing severe pneumonia and septic shock in healthy women
    Timothy Aebi
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:308. 2010
    ....
  2. doi The EBMT activity survey 2007 with focus on allogeneic HSCT for AML and novel cellular therapies
    A Gratwohl
    Hematology, Department of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Basel, Petersgraben 4, Basel, Switzerland
    Bone Marrow Transplant 43:275-91. 2009
    ..The indications for the latter were cardiovascular disorders (97; 46%), neurological disorders (94; 44%) and tissue repair (21; 10%). These data illustrate the expanding role of cellular therapies...
  3. doi A preliminary report about treatment of bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw with Er:YAG laser ablation
    Stefan Stubinger
    Hightech Research Center of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Lasers Surg Med 41:26-30. 2009
    ..This preliminary report describes a new laser-assisted treatment option for the emerging complication of bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis (BON) of the jaw...
  4. doi Systematic contact-free 3D topometry of the soft tissue profile in cleft lips
    Katja Schwenzer-Zimmerer
    Hightech Research Center of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstr 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 45:607-13. 2008
    ..To evaluate the clinical application of three-dimensional (3D) imaging for the analysis of a broad variety of cleft lips and to conduct a systematic analysis...
  5. ncbi The use of B-type natriuretic peptides in the intensive care unit
    Christian Mueller
    University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Congest Heart Fail 14:43-5. 2008
    ....
  6. doi Impaired B-cell reconstitution in lymphoma patients undergoing allogeneic HSCT: an effect of pretreatment with rituximab?
    A Buser
    Hematology, Department of Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Bone Marrow Transplant 42:483-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, B-cell reconstitution can be significantly delayed in allogeneic HSCT recipients with prior rituximab treatment. Rituximab appears to have clinical consequences beyond the immediate early post-transplant period...
  7. doi Antiretroviral therapy of late presenters with advanced HIV disease
    Manuel Battegay
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:41-4. 2008
    ..We encourage physicians to perform HIV testing more frequently in order to detect HIV-infected individuals in time...
  8. doi [The Basel Screening Instrument for Psychosis (BSIP): development, structure, reliability and validity]
    A Riecher-Rössler
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Basel
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:207-16. 2008
    ..We have therefore developed the Basel Screening Instrument for Psychosis (BSIP) and tested its feasibility, interrater-reliability and validity...
  9. ncbi [Heart and sports: when can it be dangerous?]
    D I Keller
    Medizinische Poliklinik und Klinik für Kardiologie, Universitatsspital Basel
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 96:2041-6. 2007
    ..If an inherited disorder leading to sudden cardiac death is diagnosed, family screening will be necessary...
  10. ncbi [Psychotherapy in a patient with lupus erythematodes--a disease with an uncertain course]
    I Geiger
    Abteilung für Transplantationsimmunologie und Nephrologie, Universitatsspital Basel
    Ther Umsch 64:581-4. 2007
    ..In his case cognitive deficits could be attributed to a CNS participation of SLE; central was an identity problem related to the disease. Within a few hours a substantial improvement of his condition could be achieved...
  11. ncbi Spatial and temporal analysis of fMRI data on word and sentence reading
    Sven Haller
    Institute of Radiology, Department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital Basel, Petergraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 26:2074-84. 2007
    ..This is in accordance with the assumed early lexical semantic and late syntactic processing of these regions and illustrates the complementary information provided by spatial and temporal fMRI data analysis of the same data set...
  12. ncbi From outside to inside? Dose-dependent renal tubular damage after high-dose peptide receptor radionuclide therapy in rats measured with in vivo (99m)Tc-DMSA-SPECT and molecular imaging
    Flavio Forrer
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Biother Radiopharm 22:40-9. 2007
    ..We studied renal damage in rats after therapy with different amounts of [(177)Lu-DOTA(0), Tyr(3)]octreotate and investigated (99m)Tc-DMSA (dimercaptosuccinic acid) as a tool to quantify renal damage after PRRT...
  13. ncbi Selective visualization of the Fallopian tube with magnetic resonance imaging
    Christian De Geyter
    University Women s Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Reprod Biomed Online 14:593-7. 2007
    ..It is intended to develop contrast MRI further, both for improved non-invasive visualization and for manipulative technology of the Fallopian tubes...
  14. ncbi Two- versus three-dimensional ultrasound in the second and third trimester of pregnancy: impact on recognition and maternal-fetal bonding. A prospective pilot study
    Olav Lapaire
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:475-9. 2007
    ..To assess the impact of three-dimensional (3D) versus two-dimensional (2D) ultrasound (US) on maternal-fetal bonding...
  15. doi Immediate and sustained blood pressure lowering by urocortin 2: a novel approach to antihypertensive therapy?
    Thomas Dieterle
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Hypertension 53:739-44. 2009
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  16. pmc Bone marrow dosimetry in peptide receptor radionuclide therapy with [177Lu-DOTA(0),Tyr(3)]octreotate
    Flavio Forrer
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, NL 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 36:1138-46. 2009
    ..Also, we evaluated the absorbed cross-dose from the source organs (liver, spleen, kidneys and blood), tumours and the so-called "remainder of the body" to the bone marrow...
  17. doi B-type natriuretic peptides for the evaluation of exercise intolerance
    Christian Mueller
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Med 122:265-72. 2009
    ..This study sought to assess the utility of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and N-terminal-pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) for the identification of a cardiocirculatory exercise limitation...
  18. doi EEG spectral power and negative symptoms in at-risk individuals predict transition to psychosis
    Ronan Zimmermann
    University Psychiatric Outpatient Department, Psychiatric University Clinics, Basel, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 123:208-16. 2010
    ..The present study investigates this correlation in an "at risk mental state for psychosis" (ARMS) with the aim to improve prediction of transition to psychosis...
  19. doi Reactive oxygen/nitrogen species and the myocardial cell homeostasis: an ambiguous relationship
    Gabriela M Kuster
    Clinic of Cardiology, University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Antioxid Redox Signal 13:1899-910. 2010
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  20. doi Eradication of an epidemic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) from a geriatric university hospital: evidence from a 10-year follow-up
    D Mertz
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital of Basel, Petersgraben 4, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 29:987-93. 2010
    ..The successful bundle approach for eradication of MRSA during an epidemic is expensive, but the long-term benefits likely outweigh the initial heavy use of resources...
  21. ncbi Clinical significance of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in cardiovascular disease
    David Conen
    Harvard Medical School, Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 900 Commonwealth Avenue East, Boston MA 02215, USA
    Biomark Med 1:229-41. 2007
    ..However, this controversy does not diminish the clinical utility of hsCRP as a biomarker of risk that, if appropriately used in clinical practice, can substantially improve clinical care...
  22. doi [Drug treatment of CRPS]
    S Ruegg
    Universitatsspital Basel, Neurologie, Basel, Schweiz
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 42:19-29. 2010
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  23. doi [Prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism in orthopaedic surgery--trivial option, huge potential]
    F Saxer
    Behandlungszentrum Bewegungsapparat, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Z Orthop Unfall 148:26-30. 2010
    ..Hopefully, these new simplified therapy options will increase the acceptance of VTE prophylaxis so that the rate of fatal complications after orthopaedic interventions can further be reduced...
  24. doi Comparing two tensioning suture sizes for 360 degrees viscocanalostomy (canaloplasty): a randomised controlled trial
    M C Grieshaber
    Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Southern Africa, Medunsa, South Africa
    Eye (Lond) 24:1220-6. 2010
    ..To compare the safety and efficacy of two polypropylene (Prolene) sutures for tensioning of the inner wall of Schlemm's canal (SC) in black African patients with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) undergoing canaloplasty...
  25. doi Clinical evaluation of the aqueous outflow system in primary open-angle glaucoma for canaloplasty
    Matthias C Grieshaber
    Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Southern Africa, Medunsa, South Africa
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:1498-504. 2010
    ..To assess the aqueous outflow pathway in primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) through provocative gonioscopy and channelography with a flexible microcatheter and fluorescein tracer during canaloplasty...
  26. doi Mortality and drug exposure in a 5-year cohort of patients with chronic liver disease
    B L Hug
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Swiss Med Wkly 139:737-46. 2009
    ..Chronic liver diseases are common in the general population. Drug treatment in this group may be challenging, as many drugs are hepatically metabolised and hepatotoxic...
  27. doi Morbidity and mortality in HIV-infected individuals - a shift towards comorbidities
    Manuel Battegay
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 139:564-70. 2009
    ..The changing pattern of HIV-associated diseases may indicate the need for specific preventive measures in this population...
  28. doi Impact of a high-dose nitrate strategy on cardiac stress in acute heart failure: a pilot study
    T Breidthardt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Intern Med 267:322-30. 2010
    ..The potential of a noninvasive high-dose nitrate strategy in the Emergency Department and the general ward remains unknown...
  29. doi Urinary CXCL9 and CXCL10 levels correlate with the extent of subclinical tubulitis
    S Schaub
    Clinic for Transplantation Immunology and Nephrology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Transplant 9:1347-53. 2009
    ..002), but only tubular injury markers were elevated in IF/TA. These results demonstrate a correlation of urinary CXCL9 and CXCL10 levels with the extent of subclinical tubulitis suggesting potential as noninvasive screening biomarkers...
  30. doi Olfactory-induced brain activity in Parkinson's disease relates to the expression of event-related potentials: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    A Welge-Lüssen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Neuroscience 162:537-43. 2009
    ..Reduced activation of primary olfactory areas in the ERP-group may reflect a severe disruption of olfactory processing in these patients...
  31. ncbi Natalizumab treatment for multiple sclerosis: recommendations for patient selection and monitoring
    Ludwig Kappos
    University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Lancet Neurol 6:431-41. 2007
    ..Maintaining clinical vigilance allows for early suspension of natalizumab in potential cases of PML, thereby increasing the opportunity for immune reconstitution, which may improve prognosis if PML is confirmed...
  32. ncbi Antiphospholipid antibodies in ocular arterial and venous occlusive disease
    Anja M Palmowski-Wolfe
    Eye Hospital, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Ophthalmologica 221:41-6. 2007
    ..It was the aim of this study to evaluate antiphospholipid antibodies (APA), i.e. lupus anticoagulants (LA) and anticardiolipin (ACA) IgG and IgM, in ophthalmic occlusive disease...
  33. ncbi [Modern therapy of hypertension]
    E Battegay
    Medizinische Universitätspoliklinik, Kantonsspital Basel
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 92:2153-7. 2003
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  34. ncbi [Therapy of severe fungal infections]
    M Battegay
    Abteilung für Infektiologie, Universitätskliniken Basel, Switzerland
    Internist (Berl) 44:1549-56. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, promising results indicate that certain combinations of antifungals may enhance prognosis of refractory fungal infections with a so far very serious prognosis...
  35. ncbi Heart rate variability and cardiac troponin I are incremental and independent predictors of one-year all-cause mortality after major noncardiac surgery in patients at risk of coronary artery disease
    Miodrag Filipovic
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Basel Kantonsspital, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1767-76. 2003
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  36. ncbi [Estrogens and the gonadal axis. Implications for women with schizophrenia]
    A Riecher-Rössler
    Psychiatrische Universitätspoliklinik, Kantonsspital, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel
    Nervenarzt 74:398-405. 2003
    ..This results in the urgent need to pay more attention to the gonadal axis and estrogen status in women with schizophrenia, both in research and in practice...
  37. ncbi HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in osteoporosis: do they reduce the risk of fracture?
    Raymond G Schlienger
    Basel Pharmacoepidemiology Unit, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Drugs Aging 20:321-36. 2003
    ..Until the results of such trials are available, practitioners should prescribe the drugs that have been proven to reduce the risk of osteoporotic fractures...
  38. ncbi A randomized comparison of clopidogrel and aspirin versus ticlopidine and aspirin after the placement of coronary artery stents
    Christian Mueller
    Bad Krozingen Heart Center, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:969-73. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare clopidogrel and ticlopidine after coronary stenting with regard to cardiovascular death during long-term follow-up...
  39. ncbi Fetal cells and cell-free fetal DNA in maternal blood: new insights into pre-eclampsia
    Sinuhe Hahn
    University Women s Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Hum Reprod Update 8:501-8. 2002
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  40. ncbi [Diagnostic imaging and histopathologic correlation of gastrointestinal stromal tumors]
    C H Buitrago-Tellez
    Universitätsinstitut für Radiologie, Departement Medizinische Radiologie, Kantonsspital Basel Universitätskliniken
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 91:1497-501. 2002
  41. ncbi A single high dose of inhaled corticosteroids: a possible treatment of asthma exacerbations
    Jorg D Leuppi
    Institute of Respiratory Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Swiss Med Wkly 132:7-11. 2002
    ..However airway responsiveness and sputum eosinophils can be reduced within 6 hours by a single dose of inhaled corticosteroids...
  42. ncbi [The hereditary motor-sensory neuropathy Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease: anesthesiologic management--case report with literature review]
    H F Ginz
    Departement Anästhesie, Kantonsspital Basel, Universitatskliniken, 4031 Basel, Schweiz
    Anaesthesist 50:767-71. 2001
    ..The patient made an uneventful recovery and was discharged from the hospital on the fourth postoperative day. TIVA was a safe technique in this patient and should be considered as an alternative for patients presenting with CMT disease...
  43. ncbi Radiopeptide transmitted internal irradiation of non-iodophil thyroid cancer and conventionally untreatable medullary thyroid cancer using
    C Waldherr
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, PET Centre Basel, University Hospital, Switzerland
    Nucl Med Commun 22:673-8. 2001
    ..It shows no affinity to sstr1, sstr3 and sstr4...
  44. ncbi Intralipid-based short-term total parenteral nutrition does not impair small intestinal mucosa-related cellular immune reactivity in the healthy rat
    T Gross
    Department of Surgery of the University of Basel, Kantonsspital, Switzerland
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 24:337-44. 2000
    ..The lipid component of total parenteral nutrition (TPN) has reportedly been associated with trophic effects on the intestinal mucosa and suppressive effects on the immune system...
  45. ncbi Acute spontaneous spinal subdural haematoma: MRI features
    E C Kirsch
    Neuroradiology, Department of Medical Radiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Neuroradiology 42:586-90. 2000
    ..The MRI was prospectively correctly interpreted as acute subdural haematomas in all patients. As a specific, noninvasive modality, MRI is the preferred imaging technique in this rare clinical entity...
  46. ncbi Simplified placement and management of cutting setons in the treatment of transsphincteric anal fistula: technical note
    Christian T Hamel
    Department of Surgery, General Surgical Service, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Colorectal Dis 19:354-6; discussion 357-8. 2004
    ..We report one safe and standardized technique of seton placement and management...
  47. ncbi Use of B-type natriuretic peptide in the evaluation and management of acute dyspnea
    Christian Mueller
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Division A, University of Basel, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    N Engl J Med 350:647-54. 2004
    ..B-type natriuretic peptide levels are higher in patients with congestive heart failure than in patients with dyspnea from other causes...
  48. ncbi Lithium intoxication as a result of an interaction with rofecoxib
    Alexandra E Rätz Bravo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1189-93. 2004
    ..To report the occurrence of lithium intoxication in a patient with bipolar disorder after adding rofecoxib to the medication regimen...
  49. ncbi Developing a tool for noninvasive monitoring of renal allografts
    Stefan Schaub
    University Hospital Basel, Department for Transplantation Immunology and Nephrology, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Expert Rev Proteomics 3:497-509. 2006
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  50. ncbi Can skills assessment on a virtual reality trainer predict a surgical trainee's talent in laparoscopic surgery?
    R Rosenthal
    Department of Surgery, Universitatsspital Basel, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 20:1286-90. 2006
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  51. ncbi Estrogen and exercise may be related to body fat distribution and leptin in young women
    Jardena J Puder
    Department of Medicine, University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Fertil Steril 86:694-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects of estrogen deficiency and exercise on body composition and leptin in young women...
  52. ncbi Focal myositis of the iliopsoas muscle--a benign pseudotumour: ultrasound appearance in correlation with CT and MRI
    A Hoffmann
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Ultraschall Med 27:180-4. 2006
    ..Focal myositis of the iliopsoas muscle is a rare condition. A case is presented, emphasizing the value of ultrasound for detection, localisation, image-guided biopsy and follow-up in correlation with CT and MRI findings...
  53. ncbi [More transparency through individual nursing plans]
    Kay Ryll
    Abteilung für operative Intensivbehandlungen des Universitätsspitals Basel
    Krankenpfl Soins Infirm 99:18-20. 2006
  54. ncbi Thrombolysis in stroke patients aged 80 years and older: Swiss survey of IV thrombolysis
    S T Engelter
    Departments of Neurology, University Hospital Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Neurology 65:1795-8. 2005
    ..Logistic regression showed that stroke severity, time to thrombolysis, glucose level, and history of coronary heart disease independently predicted outcome, whereas age did not...
  55. pmc Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic use versus a standard approach for acute respiratory tract infections in primary care: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial and baseline characteristics of participating general practitioners [ISRCTN73182671]
    Matthias Briel
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Fam Pract 6:34. 2005
    ..The aim of this trial is to compare a ProCT-guided antibiotic therapy with a standard approach based on evidence-based guidelines for patients with ARTI in primary care...
  56. ncbi [Management after transplantation]
    M Mayr
    Abteilung für Transplantationsimmunologie und Nephrologie, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel
    Ther Umsch 62:487-501. 2005
    ..The aim of the long-term follow-up after organ transplantation is to create a base for a long survival of the grafts and the patients themselves with the best quality of life...
  57. ncbi Incidence of contrast nephropathy in patients receiving comprehensive intravenous and oral hydration
    Christian Mueller
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 135:286-90. 2005
    ..Contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN) remains a major complication of percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) and a common cause of acute renal failure. The most effective preventive strategy is unknown...
  58. ncbi Predicting the response of intracranial pressure to moderate hyperventilation
    L A Steiner
    Academic Neurosurgery, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 147:477-83; discussion 483. 2005
    ..We investigated the ability of pre-hyperventilation ICP and cerebrospinal compensatory reserve to predict the reduction in ICP achievable with moderate hyperventilation in head injured patients...
  59. ncbi [Sonographic first trimester screening in Switzerland]
    O Lapaire
    Universitats Frauenklinik Basel
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 94:199-204. 2005
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  60. ncbi 68Ga-DOTANOC: a first compound for PET imaging with high affinity for somatostatin receptor subtypes 2 and 5
    Damian Wild
    Clinic and Institute of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 32:724. 2005
  61. pmc Renal function and long term mortality after unstable angina/non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction treated very early and predominantly with percutaneous coronary intervention
    C Mueller
    Herz Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany
    Heart 90:902-7. 2004
    ..To quantify the impact of baseline renal function on in-hospital and long term mortality in patients with unstable angina/non-ST elevation acute myocardial infarction (UA/NSTEMI) treated with a very early invasive strategy...
  62. ncbi [The diabetic foot: a look to the future]
    U Keller
    Abteilung Endokrinologie, Diabetologie und Klinische Ernährung, Kantonsspital Basel
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 88:1166-9. 1999
    ..It is postulated that centres with interdisciplinary foot care teams should be established in the whole country to which patients with diabetic foot problems can be referred in order to diminish the rate of amputations...