Publications


Abstracts of the 52nd Workshop for Pediatric Research : Frankfurt, Germany. 27-28 October 2016.
Mol Cell Pediatr 2017 May;4(Suppl 1)
Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University Medical Center Ulm, Ulm, Germany.

Submillisievert Computed Tomography of the Chest Using Model-Based Iterative Algorithm: Optimization of Tube Voltage With Regard to Patient Size.
J Comput Assist Tomogr 2017 Mar/Apr;41(2):254-262
From the *Institute for Clinical Radiology and †Clinic for Anaesthesiology, University Hospital of Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany.

Cost-Effectiveness of Endovascular Stroke Therapy: A Patient Subgroup Analysis From a US Healthcare Perspective.
Stroke 2016 Nov 6;47(11):2797-2804. Epub 2016 Oct 6.
From the Institute for Clinical Radiology (W.G.K., W.H.S., S.E.B., F.G.M., S.W., M.F.R., B.E.-W., K.M.T.) and Department of Neuroradiology (F.D.), LMU Munich, Munich, Germany; Departments of Radiology (M.G.M.H.) and Epidemiology (M.G.M.H.), Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; and Center for Health Decision Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA (M.G.M.H.).

Epigenetics in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition: Present Trends and Future Perspectives.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2016 Apr;62(4):521-9
*University Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK †Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK ‡First Department of Pediatrics, Aghia Sophia Children's Hospital, University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece §Department of Medical Translational Science and European Institute for Food Induced Disease, University Federico II, Naples, Italy ||Newcastle Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne ¶Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK #Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Health, HELIOS Children's Hospital Wuppertal, Witten/Herdecke University, Germany.

The influence of real-time blood glucose levels on left ventricular myocardial strain and strain rate in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus - a speckle tracking echocardiography study.
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2015 Dec 21;15:175. Epub 2015 Dec 21.
Department of Pediatrics, HELIOS Medical Center Wuppertal, Center for Clinical & Translational Research (CCTR), Faculty of Health, Center for Biomedical Education & Research (ZBAF), Witten/Herdecke University, Faculty of Health, Heusnerstr. 40, D-42283, Wuppertal, Germany.

Operative management of cryptorchidism: guidelines and reality--a 10-year observational analysis of 3587 cases.
BMC Pediatr 2015 Sep 10;15:116. Epub 2015 Sep 10.
Department of Pediatrics, HELIOS Medical Center Wuppertal, Children's Hospital, Centre for Clinical & Translational Research (CCTR), Faculty of Health, Witten/Herdecke University, Heusnerstr. 40, D-42283, Wuppertal, Germany.

How low can we go in contrast-enhanced CT imaging of the chest?: A dose-finding cadaver study using the model-based iterative image reconstruction approach.
Acad Radiol 2015 Mar 6;22(3):345-56. Epub 2014 Dec 6.
Department of Clinical Radiology, Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Downtown Campus, Nußbaumstr. 20, Munich 80336, Germany.

Phase-contrast CT: qualitative and quantitative evaluation of atherosclerotic carotid artery plaque.
Radiology 2014 Jun 1;271(3):870-8. Epub 2014 Mar 1.
From the Institute of Clinical Radiology (H.H., S.F., F.B., S.A., S.W., M.R., T.S.), Center for Neuropathology (U.S.), and Institute of Anatomy (S.A.), Ludwig-Maximilians-University Hospital, Pettenkoferstrasse 8a, 80336 Munich, Germany; {Department of Physics and Institute for Technical Medicine}, Technische Universität München, Garching, Germany (M.W., J.H., A.H., F.P.); and Institute of Materials Research, Helmholtz-Zentrum, Geesthacht, Germany (J.H.).

Endoleak and in-stent thrombus detection with CT angiography in a thoracic aortic aneurysm phantom at different tube energies using filtered back projection and iterative algorithms.
Radiology 2014 May 21;271(2):574-84. Epub 2014 Jan 21.
From the Department for Clinical Radiology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Campus Innenstadt, Nussbaumstrasse 20, 80336 Munich, Germany (Z.D., F.M., L.L.G., M.T., M.F.R., S.W.); and Departments of Medical Radiology and Legal Medicine, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland (J.M.G.).

Emergency CT head and neck imaging: effects of swimmer's position on dose and image quality.
Eur Radiol 2014 May 15;24(5):969-79. Epub 2014 Feb 15.
Institut für Klinische Radiologie, LMU Klinikum der Universität München - Innenstadt, Department of Clinical Radiology, LMU Hospital of the University of Munich - Downtown Campus, Nußbaumstr. 20, 80336, Munich, Germany,

Prevalence of hepatitis E virus antibodies in children in Germany.
Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Mar;33(3):258-62
From the *Institute of Virology and Antiviral Therapy, Jena University Clinic, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Jena; †Institute for Infection Medicine, Christian Albrecht University of Kiel, Kiel; ‡Clinic of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Vivantes Clinic in Friedrichshain, Berlin; §Children's Hospital, Bremen; ¶University Children's Hospital, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Wuerzburg; ‖HELIOS Children's Hospital, Krefeld; **Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Clinic Dritter Orden, Munich; ††HELIOS Children's Hospital, Erfurt; ‡‡University Children's Hospital Mannheim, Heidelberg University; and §§HELIOS Children´s Hospital, Witten/Herdecke University, Wuppertal, Germany.

Management of chronic hepatitis B in childhood: ESPGHAN clinical practice guidelines: consensus of an expert panel on behalf of the European Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
J Hepatol 2013 Oct 23;59(4):814-29. Epub 2013 May 23.
Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique, Université Catholique de Louvain and Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium. Electronic address:

Filtered back projection, adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction, and a model-based iterative reconstruction in abdominal CT: an experimental clinical study.
Radiology 2013 Jan 20;266(1):197-206. Epub 2012 Nov 20.
Department for Clinical Radiology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Campus Innenstadt, Nussbaumstrasse 20, 80336 Munich, Germany.

Reactions of Cu(I)Br with aziridine derivatives. Synthesis, characterization and crystal structures of monomeric, dimeric and hexameric aziridine (= az) complexes of the formal type [CuBr(az)2]n (n = 1, 2) and [CuBr(az)]6.
Dalton Trans 2010 Nov 28;39(42):10142-7. Epub 2010 Sep 28.
Department Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Butenandtstraße 5-13 (House D), D-81377, Munich, Germany.




Rhodium(III) and iridium(III) complexes with 1,2-naphthoquinone-1-oximate as a bidentate ligand: synthesis, structure, and biological activity.
J Biol Inorg Chem 2010 Mar 19;15(3):429-40. Epub 2009 Dec 19.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ludwig-Maximilian University Munich, Butenandtstr. 5-13 (House D), 81377, Munich, Germany.

Assessment of renal vasoconstriction in vivo after intra-arterial administration of the isosmotic contrast medium iodixanol compared to the low-osmotic contrast medium iopamidol.
Nephrol Dial Transplant 2009 May 25;24(5):1478-85. Epub 2008 Nov 25.
Department for Clinical Radiology, Clinical Center of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Pettenkoferstr. 8a, 80336 Munich, Germany.


Long-term suppression of hepatitis B virus replication by short hairpin RNA expression using the scaffold/matrix attachment region-based replicating vector system pEPI-1.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2008 Jul 12;52(7):2355-9. Epub 2008 May 12.
Children's and Adolescents' Hospital, Witten/Herdecke University, Helios Klinikum Wuppertal, 42283 Wuppertal, Germany.

DNA methylation analysis in the intestinal epithelium-effect of cell separation on gene expression and methylation profile.
PLoS One 2013 8;8(2):e55636. Epub 2013 Feb 8.
Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Addenbrooke's Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.


Restitution of gene expression and histone acetylation signatures altered by hepatitis B virus through antiviral microRNA-like molecules in nontransformed murine hepatocytes.
Clin Epigenetics 2014 14;6(1):26. Epub 2014 Nov 14.
Department of Paediatrics, HELIOS Medical Centre Wuppertal, Centre for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR), Faculty of Health, Centre for Biomedical Education and Research (ZBAF), Witten/Herdecke University, Heusnerstr. 40, 42283 Wuppertal, Germany.

Introducing enteral feeding induces intestinal subclinical inflammation and respective chromatin changes in preterm pigs.
Epigenomics 2015 ;7(4):553-65
Department of Paediatrics, HELIOS Medical Centre Wuppertal, Centre for Clinical & Translational Research (CCTR), Faculty of Health, Centre for Biomedical Education & Research (ZBAF), Witten/Herdecke University, Heusnerstr. 40,42283 Wuppertal, Germany.

Subclinical Alterations of Cardiac Mechanics Present Early in the Course of Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Prospective Blinded Speckle Tracking Stress Echocardiography Study.
J Diabetes Res 2016 29;2016:2583747. Epub 2015 Dec 29.
Department of Pediatrics, HELIOS Medical Center Wuppertal, Centre for Clinical & Translational Research (CCTR), Centre for Biomedical Education & Research (ZBAF), Faculty of Health, Witten/Herdecke University, Heusnerstraße 40, 42283 Wuppertal, Germany.

Bioimpedance cardiography in pregnancy: A longitudinal cohort study on hemodynamic pattern and outcome.
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 06 1;16(1):128. Epub 2016 Jun 1.
Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Cardiology and Angiology all above, Medical University of Vienna, Austria, Vienna, Austria.

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