Publikationen 2008


Baehner T, Boehm O, Probst C, Poetzsch B, Hoeft A, Baumgarten G, Knuefermann
P. [Cardiopulmonary bypass in cardiac surgery.]. Anaesthesist. 2012 Sep 14.

Velten M, Duerr GD, Pessies T, Schild J, Lohner R, Mersmann J, Dewald O,
Zacharowski K, Klaschik S, Hilbert T, Baumgarten G, Meyer R, Boehm O, Knuefermann
P. Priming with Synthetic Oligonucleotides Attenuates Pressure Overload-Induced
Inflammation and Cardiac Hypertrophy in Mice. Cardiovasc Res. 2012 Sep 12.

Funkat AK, Beckmann A, Lewandowski J, Frie M, Schiller W, Ernst M, Hekmat K.
Cardiac Surgery in Germany during 2011: A Report on Behalf of the German Society
for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Sep 3.

Kreuz J, Horlbeck F, Schrickel J, Linhart M, Fimmers R, Mellert F, Nickenig G,
Schwab JO. Kidney dysfunction and deterioration of ejection fraction pose
independent risk factors for mortality in implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
recipients for primary prevention. Clin Cardiol. 2012 Sep;35(9):575-9.

Masseli F, Wilhelm K, Probst C, Schiller W. Open antegrade aortic stent
implantation after surgical treatment in type A aortic dissection. J Thorac
Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Aug 28.

Horlbeck FW, Mellert F, Kreuz J, Nickenig G, Schwab JO. Real-World Data on the
Lifespan of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators Depending on Manufacturers
and the Amount of Ventricular Pacing. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2012 Aug 21.

Hammerstingl C, Nickenig G, Endlich M, Mellert F, Schiller W. Treatment of a
severely degenerated mitral valve bioprosthesis with simultaneous transapical
paravalvular leak closure and valve-in-valve implantation. Eur Heart J. 2012

Beckmann A, Hamm C, Figulla HR, Cremer J, Kuck KH, Lange R, Zahn R, Sack S,
Schuler GC, Walther T, Beyersdorf F, Böhm M, Heusch G, Funkat AK, Meinertz T,
Neumann T, Papoutsis K, Schneider S, Welz A, Mohr FW; for the GARY Executive
Board. The German Aortic Valve Registry (GARY): A Nationwide Registry for
Patients Undergoing Invasive Therapy for Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis. Thorac
Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Jul;60(5):319-325.

Knipp SC, Scherag A, Beyersdorf F, Cremer J, Diener HC, Haverich JA, Jakob HG,
Mohr W, Ose C, Reichenspurner H, Walterbusch G, Welz A, Weimar C; CABACS Study
Group. Randomized comparison of synchronous CABG and carotid endarterectomy vs.
isolated CABG in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis: the CABACS trial.
Int J Stroke. 2012 Jun;7(4):354-60.

Kreuz J, Horlbeck F, Linhart M, Mellert F, Fimmers R, Schrickel J, Nickenig
G, Schwab JO. Independent predictors of mortality in patients with advanced heart
failure treated by cardiac resynchronization therapy. Europace. 2012 May 18.

Lampe B, Hammerstingl C, Schwab JO, Mellert F, Stoffel-Wagner B, Grigull A,
Fimmers R, Maisch B, Nickenig G, Lewalter T, Yang A. Adverse effects of permanent
atrial fibrillation on heart failure in patients with preserved left ventricular
function and chronic right apical pacing for complete heart block. Clin Res
Cardiol. 2012 May 16

Mellert F, Schneider C, Esmailzadeh B, Balta O, Haushofer M, Schiller W,
Preusse CJ, Welz A. Implantation of left ventricular epicardial leads in
cardiosurgical patients with impaired cardiac function--a worthwhile procedure in
concomitant surgical interventions? Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Feb;60(1):64-9.

Weber SU, Hammerstingl C, Mellert F, Baumgarten G, Putensen C, Knuefermann P.
[Traumatic tricuspid valve insufficiency with right-to-left shunt: bridging using
extracorporeal venovenous membrane oxygenation]. Anaesthesist. 2012


Gummert JF, Funkat AK, Beckmann A, Ernst M, Hekmat K, Beyersdorf F, Schiller
W. Cardiac surgery in Germany during 2010: a report on behalf of the German
Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011

Kreuz J, Horlbeck F, Hoyer F, Mellert F, Fimmers R, Lickfett L, Nickenig G,
Schwab JO. An impaired renal function: a predictor of ventricular arrhythmias and
mortality in patients with nonischemic cardiomyopathy and heart failure. Pacing
Clin Electrophysiol. 2011 Jul;34(7):894-9.

Mellert F, Winkler K, Schneider C, Dudykevych T, Welz A, Osypka M, Gersing E,
Preusse CJ. Detection of (reversible) myocardial ischemic injury by means of
electrical bioimpedance. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2011 Jun;58(6):1511-8.

von Mallek D, Heinz B, Mellert F. [Regulatory information concerning vena
cava filters]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2011 May;136(20):1078.

Ghanem A, Röll W, Bostani T, Dewald O, Fleischmann BK, Stypmann J, Nickenig
G, Tiemann K. Cardiomyoplasty improves contractile reserve after myocardial
injury in mice - functional and morphological investigations with reconstructive
3-dimensional echocardiography. Cell Transplant. 2011 Mar 24.

Mellert F, Breuer J, Probst C, Welz A, Schiller W. Combined transapical
aortic valve replacement and minimally invasive direct coronary bypass
grafting--a new concept for selected high-risk patients. Heart Surg Forum. 2011


Duerr GD, Elhafi N, Bostani T, Ellinger J, Swieny L, Kolobara E, Welz A,
Dewald O. Comparison of myocardial remodeling between cryoinfarction and
reperfused infarction in mice. J Biomed Biotechnol. 2011;2011:961298. Epub 2010
Nov 28.

Sabet A, Strunk H, Ahmadzadehfar H, Welz A, Biersack HJ, Ezziddin S. Bone
erosion due to aortic prosthesis by 18F-FDG-PET/CT. Nuklearmedizin.

Kreuz J, Balta O, Linhart M, Fimmers R, Lickfett L, Mellert F, Nickenig G,
Schwab JO. An impaired renal function and advanced heart failure represent
independent predictors of the incidence of malignant ventricular arrhythmias in
patients with an implantable cardioverter/defibrillator for primary prevention.
Europace. 2010 Oct;12(10):1439-45.

Gummert JF, Funkat A, Beckmann A, Schiller W, Hekmat K, Ernst M, Beyersdorf
F. Cardiac surgery in Germany during 2009. A report on behalf of the German
Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010

von Mallek D, Biersack HJ, Mull R, Wilhelm K, Heinz B, Mellert F. [Medical
technology and medical education]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung
Gesundheitsschutz. 2010 Aug;53(8):846-52. Review. German.

Kreuz J, Balta O, Zimmer S, Fimmers R, Lickfett L, Mellert F, Nickenig G,
Schwab JO. Detailed electrical analysis of lead failures in a small-scaled right
ventricular defibrillator lead: reality of Sprint Fidelis medical device recalls.
Hellenic J Cardiol. 2010 May-Jun;51(3):219-25.

Ghanem A, Müller A, Nähle CP, Kocurek J, Werner N, Hammerstingl C, Schild HH,
Schwab JO, Mellert F, Fimmers R, Nickenig G, Thomas D. Risk and fate of cerebral
embolism after transfemoral aortic valve implantation: a prospective pilot study
with diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Apr


Meyer C, Probst C, Strunk H, Schiller W, Wilhelm K. Second-generation
Amplatzer Vascular Plug (AVP) for the treatment of subsequent subclavian backflow
type II endoleak after TEVAR. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2009 Nov;32(6):1264-7.

Kovács A, Schiller W, Gerhards HM, Welz A, Willinek WA, Schild H, Urbach H,
Flacke S. Visualization of the Adamkiewicz artery in patients with acute stanford
a dissections: a prospective 64-row multi-detector CT study. Rofo. 2009

Gummert JF, Funkat A, Beckmann A, Schiller W, Hekmat K, Ernst M, Haverich A.
Cardiac surgery in Germany during 2008. A report on behalf of the German Society
for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009

Skowasch D, Tuleta I, Steinmetz M, Pabst S, Preusse CJ, Welz A, Nickenig G,
Bauriedel G. Pathogen burden in degenerative aortic valves is associated with
inflammatory and immune reactions. J Heart Valve Dis. 2009 Jul;18(4):411-7.
PubMed PMID: 19852145.

Gerhards HM, Flacke S, Schiller W. Artery of Adamkiewicz-sparing endovascular
stent placement. Acta Cardiol. 2009 Jun;64(3):429-33.

Mellert F, Mallek D. [Medical devices and patient safety from the clinicians'
view]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. 2009
Jun;52(6):584-8. German.

Gummert JF, Funkat A, Osswald B, Beckmann A, Schiller W, Krian A, Beyersdorf
F, Haverich A, Cremer J. EuroSCORE overestimates the risk of cardiac surgery:
results from the national registry of the German Society of Thoracic and
Cardiovascular Surgery. Clin Res Cardiol. 2009 Jun;98(6):363-9.

Massoudy P, Thielmann M, Lehmann N, Marr A, Kleikamp G, Maleszka A,
Zittermann A, Körfer R, Radu M, Krian A, Litmathe J, Gams E, Sezer O, Scheld H,
Schiller W, Welz A, Dohmen G, Autschbach R, Slottosch I, Wahlers T, Neuhäuser M,
Jöckel KH, Jakob H. Impact of prior percutaneous coronary intervention on the
outcome of coronary artery bypass surgery: a multicenter analysis. J Thorac
Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Apr;137(4):840-5.

Hofmann A, Wenzel D, Becher UM, Freitag DF, Klein AM, Eberbeck D, Schulte M,
Zimmermann K, Bergemann C, Gleich B, Roell W, Weyh T, Trahms L, Nickenig G,
Fleischmann BK, Pfeifer A. Combined targeting of lentiviral vectors and
positioning of transduced cells by magnetic nanoparticles. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S
A. 2009 Jan 6;106(1):44-9.

Schmitz C, Schirrmeister J, Herberg U, Kozlik-Feldmann R, Stüber F, Welz A,
Breuer J. "Rapid two-stage" Norwood operation in a child with multiorgan failure.
Pediatr Cardiol. 2009 Jan;30(1):77-9.

Malan D, Reppel M, Dobrowolski R, Roell W, Smyth N, Hescheler J, Paulsson M,
Bloch W, Fleischmann BK. Lack of laminin gamma1 in embryonic stem cell-derived
cardiomyocytes causes inhomogeneous electrical spreading despite intact
differentiation and function. Stem Cells. 2009 Jan;27(1):88-99.

Lohse F, Lang N, Schiller W, Roell W, Dewald O, Preusse CJ, Welz A, Schmitz
C. Quality of life after replacement of the ascending aorta in patients with true
aneurysms. Tex Heart Inst J. 2009;36(2):104-10.

Sasse P, Malan D, Fleischmann M, Roell W, Gustafsson E, Bostani T, Fan Y,
Kolbe T, Breitbach M, Addicks K, Welz A, Brem G, Hescheler J, Aszodi A, Costell
M, Bloch W, Fleischmann BK. Perlecan is critical for heart stability. Cardiovasc
Res. 2008 Dec 1;80(3):435-44.

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