Publications by authors named "Rolf Fimmers"

100Publications

Changes in PUFA and eicosanoid metabolism during/after apnea diving: a prospective single-center study.

Undersea Hyperb Med 2020 Fourth Quarter;47(4):539-549

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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November 2020

Early start of growth hormone is associated with positive effects on auxology and metabolism in Prader-Willi-syndrome.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2020 10 12;15(1):283. Epub 2020 Oct 12.

Department of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Children's Hospital, University of Bonn, Venusberg-Campus, Building 30, 53127, Bonn, Germany.

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October 2020

Twenty-year follow-up of a pilot/phase II trial on the Bonn protocol for primary CNS lymphoma.

Neurology 2020 12 28;95(23):e3138-e3144. Epub 2020 Sep 28.

From the Departments of Neurology (S. Seidel, S. Schlömer, U.S.) and Radiology (A.K.), Knappschaftskrankenhaus University of Bochum; Department of Neurology (H.P.), Hospital Barmherzige Brüder, Regensburg; Department of Neurology (K.F., U.H., T.K.), Institute of Biostatistics (R.F.), Department of Pediatrics (U.B.), and Department of Integrated Oncology, CIO Bonn (I.G.H.S.-W.), University of Bonn; Department of Internal Medicine (A.E.) and Department of Neuropathology, Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Cologne (M.D.), University of Cologne; Departments of Neurology (M.V.-S.) and Internal Medicine (G.E.), University of Heidelberg; and Departments of Neurology (H.R.), Neurosurgery (G.S.), and Internal Medicine (F.K.), University of Dresden, Germany. A.K. is currently affiliated with Radiology, Medneo, Dortmund, Germany.

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December 2020

Prognostic value of myeloperoxidase in patients with peripheral artery disease.

Vascular 2020 Sep 14:1708538120957491. Epub 2020 Sep 14.

Department of Medicine II, Heart Center Bonn, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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September 2020

Clinical outcomes following periodontal surgery and root surface decontamination by erythritol-based air polishing. A randomized, controlled, clinical pilot study.

Clin Oral Investig 2021 Feb 24;25(2):627-635. Epub 2020 Aug 24.

Department of Periodontology, University Bern, Bern, Switzerland, Freiburgstrasse 7, CH-3010, Bern, Switzerland.

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February 2021

Myocardial Fibrosis and Inflammation in Liver Cirrhosis: MRI Study of the Liver-Heart Axis.

Radiology 2020 Oct 18;297(1):51-61. Epub 2020 Aug 18.

From the Departments of Radiology (A.I., A.F., A.M.S., C.C.P., C.M., D.D., D.T., U.A., D.K., J.A.L.) and Internal Medicine I (M.P., C.J., J.C.), University Hospital Bonn, Venusberg-Campus 1, 53127 Bonn, Germany; Quantitative Imaging Laboratory Bonn (QILaB), Bonn, Germany (A.I., A.F., A.M.S., D.D., D.T., D.K., J.A.L.); Institute for Medical Biometry, Informatics and Epidemiology (IMBIE), University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany (R.F.); Department of Internal Medicine 1, University Hospital Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (J.T.).

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October 2020

Hematologic changes after short term hypoxia in non-elite apnea divers under voluntary dry apnea conditions.

PLoS One 2020 13;15(8):e0237673. Epub 2020 Aug 13.

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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October 2020

MRI Assessment of Chylous and Nonchylous Effusions: Use of Multipoint Dixon Fat Quantification.

Radiology 2020 Sep 14;296(3):698-705. Epub 2020 Jul 14.

From the Department of Radiology (D.K., J.L., A.M.S., U.A., C.C.P.) and Department of Medical Biometry, Informatics, and Epidemiology (R.F.), University of Bonn, Venusberg Campus 1, 53105 Bonn, Germany.

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September 2020

Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Children with Prader-Willi Syndrome in Relation to Growth Hormone Therapy Onset.

Horm Res Paediatr 2020 12;93(2):85-93. Epub 2020 Jun 12.

Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Children's Hospital, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany,

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June 2020

IGF-I in cord blood is predictive of final height in monozygotic twins with intra-twin birth weight differences.

Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2020 Sep 11;93(3):322-328. Epub 2020 Jun 11.

Department Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Children's University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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September 2020

Endovascular management of femoral access-site and access-related vascular complications following percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI).

PLoS One 2020 19;15(3):e0230535. Epub 2020 Mar 19.

Department of Internal Medicine II-Cardiology, Pulmonology and Angiology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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June 2020

Yttrium-90 radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: Outcome prediction with MRI derived fat-free muscle area.

Eur J Radiol 2020 Apr 12;125:108889. Epub 2020 Feb 12.

University of Bonn, Department of Radiology, Venusberg-Campus 1, 53127 Bonn, Germany; University of Bonn, Quantitative Imaging Lab Bonn (QILab), Venusberg-Campus 1, 53127 Bonn, Germany. Electronic address:

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April 2020

Aflibercept for choroidal neovascularizations secondary to pseudoxanthoma elasticum: a prospective study.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2020 Feb 20;258(2):311-318. Epub 2019 Dec 20.

Oxford Eye Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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February 2020

Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction in COPD: The Impact of Coil Implantation on Patients' Physical Activity.

Respiration 2020;99(2):177-180. Epub 2019 Dec 17.

Department of Internal Medicine II - Pneumology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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December 2019

Olfactory function as an independent prognostic factor in glioblastoma.

Neurology 2020 02 12;94(5):e529-e537. Epub 2019 Dec 12.

From the Division of Clinical Neurooncology (S.K., L.L., M.G.), Department of Neurology (C.K.), West German Cancer Center (S.K., L.R., B.S., M.G.), and Department of Neurosurgery (L.R.), University Hospital Essen, University Duisburg-Essen; Division of Clinical Neurooncology, Department of Neurology and Center of Integrated Oncology (S.K., M.N., N.S., U.H., M.G.), and Institute for Medical Biometry, Informatics, and Epidemiology (R.F.), University of Bonn Medical Center; Department of Neuroradiology (E.H.), Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt Am Main; Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Smell and Taste Clinic (T.H.), TU Dresden; DKFZ-Division Translational Neurooncology at the West German Cancer Center (S.K., B.S., M.G.), German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg; and German Cancer Consortium (S.K., B.S., M.G.), Partner Site University Hospital Essen, Germany.

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February 2020

Monozygotic Twins with Birth-Weight Differences: Metabolic Health Influenced more by Genetics or by Environment?

Horm Res Paediatr 2019 14;91(6):391-399. Epub 2019 Aug 14.

Department of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Hospital of Bonn, Bonn, Germany,

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March 2020

Pseudoxanthoma elasticum - also a microvascular disease.

Vasa 2020 Jan 31;49(1):57-62. Epub 2019 Jul 31.

Medical Clinic II, Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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January 2020

Thyroid Function in Monozygotic Twins with Intra-twin Birth Weight Differences: A Prospective Longitudinal Cohort Study.

J Pediatr 2019 08 7;211:164-171.e4. Epub 2019 May 7.

Department of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Children's University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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August 2019

Retrograde autologous priming in surgery of thoracic aortic aneurysm.

Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2019 06;28(6):876-883

Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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June 2019

[The Devascularisation Procedure for the Treatment of Fundic and Oesophageal Varices in Portal Hypertension - a Retrospective Analysis of 55 Cases].

Zentralbl Chir 2018 Oct 24;143(5):480-487. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Klinik und Poliklinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral-, Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Bonn, Deutschland.

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October 2018

Partial amniotic carbon dioxide insufflation (PACI) during minimally invasive fetoscopic interventions on fetuses with spina bifida aperta.

Surg Endosc 2018 07 16;32(7):3138-3148. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

German Center for Fetal Surgery & Minimally-Invasive Therapy (DZFT), University of Giessen, Klinikstr. 33, 35592, Giessen, Germany.

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July 2018

Improvement of polytrauma management-quality inspection of a newly introduced course concept.

J Eval Clin Pract 2017 Dec 17;23(6):1381-1386. Epub 2017 Sep 17.

Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Bonn, Germany.

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December 2017

New prognostic factor telomerase reverse transcriptase promotor mutation presents without MR imaging biomarkers in primary glioblastoma.

Neuroradiology 2017 Dec 11;59(12):1223-1231. Epub 2017 Sep 11.

Department of Neurosurgery and Stereotaxy, University Hospital Bonn, Sigmund-Freud Straße 25, D-53105, Bonn, Germany.

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December 2017

N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in amniotic fluid of fetuses with known or suspected cardiac load.

PLoS One 2017 18;12(5):e0177253. Epub 2017 May 18.

Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine, University Bonn Medical School, Bonn, Germany.

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September 2017

Effects of arterial input function selection on kinetic parameters in brain dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI.

Magn Reson Imaging 2017 07 21;40:83-90. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

Department of Radiology, University Hospital Bonn, Sigmund-Freud-Strasse 25, 53127 Bonn, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Lower extremity and carotid artery disease in COPD.

ERJ Open Res 2016 Oct 26;2(4). Epub 2016 Oct 26.

Dept of Internal Medicine II, Cardiology, Pneumology and Angiology, University Hospital Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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October 2016

Landmarks of the Frankfort horizontal plane : Reliability in a three-dimensional Cartesian coordinate system.

J Orofac Orthop 2016 Sep 9;77(5):373-83. Epub 2016 Aug 9.

Department of Orthodontics and Orofacial Orthopedics, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Glückstrasse 11, 91054, Erlangen, Germany.

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September 2016

CHOROIDAL ALTERATIONS IN ABCA4-RELATED RETINOPATHY.

Retina 2017 Feb;37(2):359-367

*Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany; †Center for Rare Diseases Bonn (ZSEB), University Hospital of Bonn, Bonn, Germany; and ‡Institute of Medical Biometry, Informatics and Epidemiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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February 2017

Recommendations of the DNA Commission of the International Society for Forensic Genetics (ISFG) on quality control of autosomal Short Tandem Repeat allele frequency databasing (STRidER).

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2016 09 14;24:97-102. Epub 2016 Jun 14.

Institute of Legal Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; Forensic Science Program, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA. Electronic address:

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September 2016

γ-Glutamyl Transferase Is an Independent Biomarker of Splanchnic Thrombosis in Patients With Myeloproliferative Neoplasm.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 May;95(20):e3355

From the Department of Internal Medicine I (GJ, HLM, PM, JC, LJ, SC, TJ); Department of Medical Clinic III, University of Bonn, Bonn (VM, HA, BP, WD); Department of Hematology, Oncology, Hemostaseology, and SCT, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen University, Aachen (KA, BTH, KS); Department of Biometrics, Informatics and Epidemiology, University of Bonn, Bonn (FR); Department for Hematology, University Hospital Essen, Essen (GJ); Department for Hematology, Oncology and Clinical Immunology, University Hospital Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf (GN); Practice for Hematology-Oncology Eppendorf, Hamburg (GE); and Department for Hematology, University Hospital Dresden, Dresden, Germany (PU).

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May 2016

Prognostic factors in recurrent glioblastoma patients treated with bevacizumab.

J Neurooncol 2016 08 18;129(1):93-100. Epub 2016 May 18.

Dr. Senckenberg Institute of Neurooncology, University Hospital Frankfurt, Goethe University, Schleusenweg 2-16, 60528, Frankfurt, Germany.

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August 2016

Melatonin Concentrations and Antioxidative Capacity of Human Breast Milk According to Gestational Age and the Time of Day.

J Hum Lact 2016 Nov 10;32(4):NP105-NP110. Epub 2016 Jul 10.

1 Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care, Children's Hospital, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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November 2016

Impact of Extended Primary Surgery on Suboptimally Operable Patients With Advanced Ovarian Cancer.

Int J Gynecol Cancer 2016 06;26(5):873-83

Departments of *Obstetrics and Gynecology, †Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, and ‡Surgery, Center for Integrated Oncology; and §Institute of Medical Biometry, Informatics and Epidemiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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June 2016

Comprehensive epidemiological and genotype-phenotype analyses in a large European sample with idiopathic achalasia.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 Jun;28(6):689-95

Institutes for aHuman Genetics bMedical Biometry, Informatics, and Epidemiology Departments of cGenomics, Life & Brain Center dInternal Medicine I eGeneral, Visceral, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, University of Bonn, Bonn fDepartment of Medicine B, University Hospital Münster, Münster gDepartment of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectious Diseases, Otto-von-Guericke University Hospital, Magdeburg hDepartment of Visceral, Transplant, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Leipzig, Leipzig iDepartment of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Medical Center, University of Mainz, Mainz jDepartment of Gastroenterology, German Diagnostic Clinic, Wiesbaden kInstitute of Pathology, Klinikum Bayreuth, Bayreuth lDepartment of General, Visceral, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery, University of Würzburg, Würzburg mDepartment of General and Abdominal Surgery, Protestant Hospital Castrop-Rauxel, Castrop-Rauxel, Germany nTranslational Research Center for Gastrointestinal Disorders, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium oCenter of Gastroenterology, Klinik Hirslanden, Zürich, Switzerland.

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June 2016

Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis Can Be Successfully Treated With TMJ Concepts Patient-Fitted Total Joint Prosthesis and Autogenous Fat Grafts.

J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2016 Jun 21;74(6):1215-27. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX.

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June 2016