Publikationen mit Beteiligung von DKF-Mitarbeitenden

DKF Fachexperten leisten in zahlreichen klinischen Studien und Forschungsprojekten einen wesentlichen Beitrag. Sie werden daher häufig als Co-Autoren von Publikationen in wissenschaftlichen Fachjournalen gelistet.


Serum neurofilament light chain reference database for individual application in paediatric care: a retrospective modelling and validation study. Abdelhak A, Petermeier F, Benkert P, Schädelin S, Oechtering J, Maleska Maceski A, Kabesch M, Geis T, Laub O, Leipold G, Gobbi C, Zecca C, Green A, Tumani H, Willemse E, Wiendl H, Granziera C, Kappos L, Leppert D, Waubant E, Wellmann S, Kuhle J. Lancet Neurol. 2023 Sep;22(9):826-833. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(23)00210-7. Epub 2023 Jul 28. PMID: 37524100.

Comparative analysis of dimethyl fumarate and teriflunomide in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Müller J, Schädelin S, Lorscheider J, Benkert P, Hänni P, Schmid J, Kuhle J, Derfuss T, Granziera C, Yaldizli Ö. Eur J Neurol. 2023 Aug 14. doi: 10.1111/ene.16044. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37578431.

Serum neurofilament light chain cut-off definition for clinical diagnosis and prognosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Brousse M, Delaby C, De La Cruz E, Kuhle J, Benkert P, Mondesert E, Ginestet N, Hirtz C, Camu W, Lehmann S, Esselin F. Eur J Neurol. 2023 Jul;30(7):1919-1927. doi: 10.1111/ene.15813. Epub 2023 Apr 19. PMID: 37029777.

Prognostic performance of blood neurofilament light chain protein in hospitalized COVID-19 patients without major central nervous system manifestations: an individual participant data meta-analysis. Abdelhak A, Barba L, Romoli M, Benkert P, Conversi F, D'Anna L, Masvekar RR, Bielekova B, Prudencio M, Petrucelli L, Meschia JF, Erben Y, Furlan R, De Lorenzo R, Mandelli A, Sutter R, Hert L, Epple V, Marastoni D, Sellner J, Steinacker P, Aamodt AH, Heggelund L, Dyrhol-Riise AM, Virhammar J, Fällmar D, Rostami E, Kumlien E, Blennow K, Zetterberg H, Tumani H, Sacco S, Green AJ, Otto M, Kuhle J, Ornello R, Foschi M, Abu-Rumeileh S. J Neurol. 2023 Jul;270(7):3315-3328. doi: 10.1007/s00415-023-11768-1. Epub 2023 May 15. PMID: 37184659; PMCID: PMC10183689.

Use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in elderly patients with breast cancer - 10-year experience from a Swiss university hospital. Heidinger M, Maggi N, Dutilh G, Mueller M, Eller RS, Loesch JM, Schwab FD, Kurzeder C, Weber WP. World J Surg Oncol. 2023 Jun 8;21(1):176. doi: 10.1186/s12957-023-03062-1. PMID: 37287038; PMCID: PMC10249276.

Serum neurofilament light and white matter characteristics in the general population: a longitudinal analysis. Hermesdorf M, Wulms N, Maceski A, Leppert D, Benkert P, Wiendl H, Kuhle J, Berger K. Geroscience. 2023 Jun 7. doi: 10.1007/s11357-023-00846-x. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37285009.

Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Heart Rhythm, Rate, and Variability in Atrial Fibrillation. Baumgartner P, Reiner MF, Wiencierz A, Coslovsky M, Bonetti NR, Filipovic MG, Aeschbacher S, Kühne M, Zuern CS, Rodondi N, Oberle J, Moschovitis G, Lüscher TF, Camici GG, Osswald S, Conen D, Beer JH; SWISS‐AF Investigators. J Am Heart Assoc. 2023 Jun 6;12(11):e027646. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.122.027646. Epub 2023 Jun 1. PMID: 37259986.

Association of bone morphogenetic protein 10 and recurrent atrial fibrillation after catheter ablation. Hennings E, Aeschbacher S, Coslovsky M, Paladini RE, Meyre PB, Voellmin G, Blum L, Kastner P, Ziegler A, Conen D, Zuern CS, Krisai P, Badertscher P, Sticherling C, Osswald S, Knecht S, Kühne M. Europace. 2023 Jun 2;25(6):euad149. doi: 10.1093/europace/euad149. PMID: 37314197; PMCID: PMC10265951.

Impact of a brochure and empathetic physician communication on patients' perception of breast biopsies. Machacek M, Urech C, Tschudin S, Werlen L, Schoenenberger CA, Zanetti-Dällenbach R. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2023 May 20. doi: 10.1007/s00404-023-07058-w. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37209201.

Metabolic markers of short and long-term exogenous DL-beta-hydroxybutyrate supplementation in episodic migraine patients: an exploratory analysis of a randomized-controlled-trial. Putananickal N, Gross EC, Orsini AL, Schmidt S, Hafner P, Gocheva V, Nagy S, Henzi BC, Rubino D, Schädelin S, Sandor P, Fischer D. Front Pharmacol. 2023 May 4;14:1172483. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2023.1172483. PMID: 37214431; PMCID: PMC10192563.

Oxytocin in response to MDMA provocation test in patients with arginine vasopressin deficiency (central diabetes insipidus): a single-centre, case-control study with nested, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled crossover trial. Atila C, Holze F, Murugesu R, Rommers N, Hutter N, Varghese N, Sailer CO, Eckert A, Heinrichs M, Liechti ME, Christ-Crain M. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2023 May 12:S2213-8587(23)00120-1. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(23)00120-1. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37192642.

Efficacy and Safety of Rivaroxaban for Postoperative Thromboprophylaxis in Patients After Bariatric Surgery: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Kröll D, Nett PC, Rommers N, Borbély Y, Deichsel F, Nocito A, Zehetner J, Kessler U, Fringeli Y, Alberio L, Candinas D, Stirnimann G. JAMA Netw Open. 2023 May 1;6(5):e2315241. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2023.15241. PMID: 37227726; PMCID: PMC10214035.

Granulocyte activation markers in cerebrospinal fluid differentiate acute neuromyelitis spectrum disorder from multiple sclerosis. Leppert D, Watanabe M, Schaedelin S, Piehl F, Furlan R, Gastaldi M, Lambert J, Evertsson B, Fink K, Matsushita T, Masaki K, Isobe N, Kira JI, Benkert P, Maceski A, Willemse E, Oechtering J, Orleth A, Meier S, Kuhle J. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2023 Apr 19:jnnp-2022-330796. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2022-330796. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37076291.

Predicting delirium in older non-intensive care unit inpatients: development and validation of the DELIrium risK Tool (DELIKT). Schulthess-Lisibach AE, Gallucci G, Benelli V, Kälin R, Schulthess S, Cattaneo M, Beeler PE, Csajka C, Lutters M. Int J Clin Pharm. 2023 Apr 15. doi: 10.1007/s11096-023-01566-0. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37061661.

Development of a risk-tailored approach and dashboard for efficient management and monitoring of investigator-initiated trials. Klatte K, Subramaniam S, Benkert P, Schulz A, Ehrlich K, Rösler A, Deschodt M, Fabbro T, Pauli-Magnus C, Briel M. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2023 Apr 5;23(1):84. doi: 10.1186/s12874-023-01902-y. PMID: 37020207; PMCID: PMC10074803.

Glucocorticoid withdrawal and glucocorticoid-induced adrenal insufficiency: Study protocol of the randomized controlled «TOASST" (Taper Or Abrupt Steroid STop) multicenter trial. Komminoth M, Donath MY, Hepprich M, Schuetz P, Blum CA, Mueller B, Reny JL, Gosselin P, Breville G, Brändle M, Henzen C, Leuppi JD, Kistler AD, Thurnheer R, Beuschlein F, Rudofsky G, Aeberli D, Villiger PM, Böhm S, Chifu I, Fassnacht M, Meyer G, Bojunga J, Cattaneo M, Sluka C, Schneider H, Rutishauser J; «TOASST» study group. PLoS One. 2023 Apr 5;18(4):e0281585. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0281585. PMID: 37018188; PMCID: PMC10075434.

Optical coherence tomography reflects clinically relevant gray matter damage in patients with multiple sclerosis. Cagol A, Fuertes NC, Stoessel M, Barakovic M, Schaedelin S, D'Souza M, Würfel J, Brandt AU, Kappos L, Sprenger T, Naegelin Y, Kuhle J, Granziera C, Papadopoulou A. J Neurol. 2023 Apr;270(4):2139-2148. doi: 10.1007/s00415-022-11535-8. Epub 2023 Jan 10. PMID: 36625888; PMCID: PMC10025239.

Assessment of cognitive performance in multiple sclerosis using smartphone-based training games: a feasibility study. Pless S, Woelfle T, Naegelin Y, Lorscheider J, Wiencierz A, Reyes Ó, Calabrese P, Kappos L. J Neurol. 2023 Mar 23. doi: 10.1007/s00415-023-11671-9. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36952010.

Bone Morphogenetic Protein 10-A Novel Biomarker to Predict Adverse Outcomes in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Hennings E, Blum S, Aeschbacher S, Coslovsky M, Knecht S, Eken C, Lischer M, Paladini RE, Krisai P, Reichlin T, Rodondi N, Beer JH, Ammann P, Conte G, De Perna ML, Kobza R, Blum MR, Bossard M, Kastner P, Ziegler A, Müller C, Bonati LH, Pfister O, Zuern CS, Conen D, Kühne M, Osswald S; Swiss‐AF Investigators. J Am Heart Assoc. 2023 Mar 21;12(6):e028255. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.122.028255. Epub 2023 Mar 16. PMID: 36926939; PMCID: PMC10111531.

Factors impacting the pre-analytical quality of blood cultures-Analysis at a tertiary medical center. Romann L, Werlen L, Rommers N, Hermann A, Gisler I, Bassetti S, Bingisser R, Siegemund M, Roloff T, Weisser M, Muigg V, Hinic V, Osthoff M, Franzeck FC, Egli A. PLoS One. 2023 Mar 16;18(3):e0282918. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0282918. PMID: 36928259; PMCID: PMC10019732.

Serum neurofilament light chain as a reliable biomarker of hereditary transthyretin-related amyloidosis-A Swiss reference center experience. Loser V, Benkert P, Vicino A, Lim Dubois Ferriere P, Kuntzer T, Pasquier J, Maceski A, Kuhle J, Theaudin M. J Peripher Nerv Syst. 2023 Mar;28(1):86-97. doi: 10.1111/jns.12524. Epub 2022 Dec 11. PMID: 36471582.

Effects of remdesivir in patients hospitalised with COVID-19: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Amstutz A, Speich B, Mentré F, Rueegg CS, Belhadi D, Assoumou L, Burdet C, Murthy S, Dodd LE, Wang Y, Tikkinen KAO, Ader F, Hites M, Bouscambert M, Trabaud MA, Fralick M, Lee TC, Pinto R, Barratt-Due A, Lund-Johansen F, Müller F, Nevalainen OPO, Cao B, Bonnett T, Griessbach A, Taji Heravi A, Schönenberger C, Janiaud P, Werlen L, Aghlmandi S, Schandelmaier S, Yazdanpanah Y, Costagliola D, Olsen IC, Briel M. Lancet Respir Med. 2023 Feb 21:S2213-2600(22)00528-8. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(22)00528-8. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36828006.

Effect of dulaglutide in promoting abstinence during smoking cessation: a single-centre, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel group trial. Lengsfeld S, Burkard T, Meienberg A, Jeanloz N, Vukajlovic T, Bologna K, Steinmetz M, Bathelt C, Sailer CO, Vogt DR, Hemkens LG, Speich B, Urwyler SA, Kühne J, Baur F, Lutz LN, Erlanger TE, Christ-Crain M, Winzeler B. EClinicalMedicine. 2023 Feb 21. Epub ahead of print.

Detection of mostly viral pathogens and high proportion of antibiotic treatment initiation in hospitalised children with community-acquired pneumonia in Switzerland - baseline findings from the first two years of the KIDS-STEP trial. Kohns Vasconcelos M, Meyer Sauteur PM, Keitel K, Santoro R, Egli A, Coslovsky M, Seiler M, Lurà M, Köhler H, Loevy N, Kahlert CR, Heininger U, Van den Anker J, Bielicki JA. Swiss Med Wkly. 2023 Feb 20;153:40040. doi: 10.57187/smw.2023.40040. PMID: 36800889.

Implementation fidelity of a multifactorial in-hospital fall prevention program and its association with unit systems factors: a single center, cross-sectional study. Wyss-Hänecke R, Lauener SK, Sluka C, Deschodt M, Siqeca F, Schwendimann R. BMC Health Serv Res. 2023 Feb 15;23(1):158. doi: 10.1186/s12913-023-09157-5. PMID: 36793084; PMCID: PMC9930071.

Personalized maps of T1 relaxometry abnormalities provide correlates of disability in multiple sclerosis patients. Chen X, Schädelin S, Lu PJ, Ocampo-Pineda M, Weigel M, Barakovic M, Ruberte E, Cagol A, Marechal B, Kober T, Kuhle J, Kappos L, Melie-Garcia L, Granziera C. Neuroimage Clin. 2023;37:103349. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2023.103349. Epub 2023 Feb 13. PMID: 36801600; PMCID: PMC9958406.

Serum neurofilament light chain in functionally relevant coronary artery disease and adverse cardiovascular outcomes. Amrein M, Meier S, Schäfer I, Schaedelin S, Willemse E, Benkert P, Walter J, Puelacher C, Zimmermann T, Median D, Egli C, Leppert D, Twerenbold R, Zellweger M, Kuhle J, Mueller C. Biomarkers. 2023 Feb 12:1-11. doi: 10.1080/1354750X.2023.2172211. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36714921.

High serum neurofilament light chain levels correlate with brain atrophy and physical disability in multiple sclerosis. Buchmann A, Pirpamer L, Pinter D, Voortman M, Helmlinger B, Pichler A, Maceski AM, Benkert P, Bachmaier G, Ropele S, Reindl M, Leppert D, Kuhle J, Enzinger C, Khalil M. Eur J Neurol. 2023 Feb 13. doi: 10.1111/ene.15742. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36779855.

Serum Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein Compared With Neurofilament Light Chain as a Biomarker for Disease Progression in Multiple Sclerosis. Meier S, Willemse EAJ, Schaedelin S, Oechtering J, Lorscheider J, Melie-Garcia L, Cagol A, Barakovic M, Galbusera R, Subramaniam S, Barro C, Abdelhak A, Thebault S, Achtnichts L, Lalive P, Müller S, Pot C, Salmen A, Disanto G, Zecca C, D'Souza M, Orleth A, Khalil M, Buchmann A, Du Pasquier R, Yaldizli Ö, Derfuss T, Berger K, Hermesdorf M, Wiendl H, Piehl F, Battaglini M, Fischer U, Kappos L, Gobbi C, Granziera C, Bridel C, Leppert D, Maleska Maceski A, Benkert P, Kuhle J. JAMA Neurol. 2023 Feb 6. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2022.5250. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36745446.

Introducing the Library of Guidance for Health Scientists (LIGHTS): A Living Database for Methods Guidance. Hirt J, Schönenberger CM, Ewald H, Lawson DO, Papola D, Rohner R, Suter K, Lin S, Germini F, Zeng L, Shahabinezhad A, Chowdhury SR, Gao Y, Bhattacharjee A, Lima JP, Marusic A, Buljan I, Agarwal A, Guyatt GH, Briel M, Schandelmaier S. JAMA Netw Open. 2023 Feb 1;6(2):e2253198. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.53198. PMID: 36787138.

A Multicenter Longitudinal MRI Study Assessing LeMan-PV Software Accuracy in the Detection of White Matter Lesions in Multiple Sclerosis Patients. Todea AR, Melie-Garcia L, Barakovic M, Cagol A, Rahmanzadeh R, Galbusera R, Lu PJ, Weigel M, Ruberte E, Radue EW, Schaedelin S, Benkert P, Oezguer Y, Sinnecker T, Müller S, Achtnichts L, Vehoff J, Disanto G, Findling O, Chan A, Salmen A, Pot C, Lalive P, Bridel C, Zecca C, Derfuss T, Remonda L, Wagner F, Vargas M, Du Pasquier R, Pravata E, Weber J, Gobbi C, Leppert D, Wuerfel J, Kober T, Marechal B, Corredor-Jerez R, Psychogios M, Lieb J, Kappos L, Cuadra MB, Kuhle J, Granziera C; Swiss MS Cohort Study. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2023 Jan 28. doi: 10.1002/jmri.28618. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36708267.

Towards full clinical trial registration and results publication: longitudinal meta-research study in Northwestern and Central Switzerland.Klatte K, Sluka C, Gloy V, Heravi AT, Schönenberger C, Jones N, Brunnschweiler E, Pauli-Magnus C, Briel M. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2023 Jan 27;23(1):27. doi: 10.1186/s12874-023-01840-9. PMID: 36707766; PMCID: PMC9880919.

Synthesizing cross-design evidence and cross-format data using network meta-regression. Hamza T, Chalkou K, Pellegrini F, Kuhle J, Benkert P, Lorscheider J, Zecca C, Iglesias-Urrutia CP, Manca A, Furukawa TA, Cipriani A, Salanti G. Res Synth Methods. 2023 Jan 10. doi: 10.1002/jrsm.1619. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36625736.


Physical activity and brain health in patients with atrial fibrillation. Herber E, Aeschbacher S, Coslovsky M, Schwendinger F, Hennings E, Gasser A, Di Valentino M, Rigamonti E, Reichlin T, Rodondi N, Netzer S, Beer JH, Stauber A, Müller A, Ammann P, Sinnecker T, Duering M, Wuerfel J, Conen D, Kühne M, Osswald S, Bonati LH; SWISS-AF Investigators. Eur J Neurol. 2022 Dec 8. doi: 10.1111/ene.15660. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36478335.

Serum neurofilament light chain as a reliable biomarker of hereditary transthyretin-related amyloidosis-A Swiss reference center experience. Loser V, Benkert P, Vicino A, Lim Dubois Ferriere P, Kuntzer T, Pasquier J, Maceski A, Kuhle J, Theaudin M. J Peripher Nerv Syst. 2022 Dec 5. doi: 10.1111/jns.12524. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36471582.

Neoveil versus TachoSil in the treatment of pulmonary air leak following open lung surgery: a prospective randomized trial. Bachmann H, Dackam SVC, Hojski A, Jankovic J, Vogt DR, Wiese MN, Lardinois D. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Dec 2;63(1):ezad003. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezad003. PMID: 36651370; PMCID: PMC9846424.

Prevalence and risk of inappropriate dosing of direct oral anticoagulants in two Swiss atrial fibrillation registries. Montrasio G, Reiner MF, Wiencierz A, Aeschbacher S, Baumgartner C, Rodondi N, Kühne M, Moschovitis G, Preiss H, Coslovsky M, De Perna ML, Bonati LH, Conen D, Osswald S, Beer JH, Koepfli P; Swiss-AF and BEAT-AF investigators. Vascul Pharmacol. 2022 Dec;147:107120. doi: 10.1016/j.vph.2022.107120. Epub 2022 Sep 28. PMID: 36182083.

Neurocognitive function in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing pulmonary vein isolation. Zwimpfer L, Aeschbacher S, Krisai P, Coslovsky M, Springer A, Paladini RE, Girod M, Hufschmid J, Knecht S, Badertscher P, Beer JH, Bonati LH, Zuern CS, Roten L, Reichlin T, Sticherling C, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2022 Nov 25;9:1000799. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2022.1000799. PMID: 36505379; PMCID: PMC9732530.

Treatment Effect of the SGLT2 Inhibitor Empagliflozin on Chronic Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuresis: Results of a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Trial. Refardt J, Imber C, Nobbenhuis R, Sailer CO, Haslbauer A, Monnerat S, Bathelt C, Vogt DR, Berres M, Winzeler B, Bridenbaugh SA, Christ-Crain M. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2022 Nov 17:ASN.2022050623. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2022050623. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36396331.

Role of 18F-FDG PET/CT in the postoperative follow-up in patients with stage I-III NSCLC: A retrospective single-institution study. Kaumanns A, König D, Hojski A, Cattaneo M, Chirindel A, Wiese M, Tamm M, Lardinois D, Rothschild SI. Lung Cancer. 2022 Nov;173:14-20. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2022.08.020. Epub 2022 Sep 6. PMID: 36108578.

Perioperative management with ferric carboxymaltose and tranexamic acid to reduce transfusion rate in gynaecological carcinoma surgery (TRANAFER-Study): study protocol for a single-blind, monocentre, randomised trial. Amstad G, Geiger J, Werlen L, Montavon C, Heinzelmann V. BMJ Open. 2022 Sep 26;12(9):e057381. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-057381. PMID: 36167367; PMCID: PMC9516161.

Clinical Research Core Competencies Framewor: A reference for the education and career development of research professionals conducting clinical trials in Switzerland. Glättli M, Di Petto L, Fayet-Mello A, Fila C, Kälin S, Kohlmaier S, Küppers V, Poncet A. Swiss Medical Weekly. 2022 Sep 25; op-eds.

Longitudinal analyses of serum neurofilament light and associations with obesity indices and bioelectrical impedance parameters. Hermesdorf M, Leppert D, Maceski A, Benkert P, Wellmann J, Wiendl H, Kuhle J, Berger K. Sci Rep. 2022 Sep 23;12(1):15863. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-20398-y. PMID: 36151266; PMCID: PMC9508163.

Development of the Basel Version of the Awareness of Social Inference Test - Theory of Mind (BASIT-ToM) in healthy adults. Jarsch M, Piguet O, Berres M, Sluka C, Semenkova A, Kressig RW, Monsch AU, McDonald S, Sollberger M. J Neuropsychol. 2022 Sep 21. doi: 10.1111/jnp.12290. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36129703.

Canakinumab in patients with COVID-19 and type 2 diabetes - A multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Hepprich M, Mudry JM, Gregoriano C, Jornayvaz FR, Carballo S, Wojtusciszyn A, Bart PA, Chiche JD, Fischli S, Baumgartner T, Cavelti-Weder C, Braun DL, Günthard HF, Beuschlein F, Conen A, West E, Isenring E, Zechmann S, Bucklar G, Aubry Y, Dey L, Müller B, Hunziker P, Schütz P, Cattaneo M, Donath MY. EClinicalMedicine. 2022 Sep 17;53:101649. doi: 10.1016/j.eclinm.2022.101649. PMID: 36128334; PMCID: PMC9481336.

Sex differences of vascular brain lesions in patients with atrial fibrillation. Ceylan S, Aeschbacher S, Altermatt A, Sinnecker T, Rodondi N, Blum M, Coslovsky M, Evers-Dörpfeld S, Niederberger S, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M, Düring M, Wuerfel J, Bonati L; SWISS-AF Investigators. Open Heart. 2022 Sep;9(2):e002033. doi: 10.1136/openhrt-2022-002033. PMID: 36100317; PMCID: PMC9472202.

Vaccination completeness in children with rheumatic diseases: A longitudinal, observational multicenter cohort study in Switzerland. Welzel T, Kuemmerle-Deschner J, Sluka C, Carlomagno R, Cannizzaro Schneider E, Kaiser D, Hofer M, Hentgen V, Woerner A. Front Pediatr. 2022 Sep 8;10:993811. doi: 10.3389/fped.2022.993811. PMID: 36160778; PMCID: PMC9493270.

Reliability and acceptance of dreaMS, a software application for people with multiple sclerosis: a feasibility study. Woelfle T, Pless S, Reyes O, Wiencierz A, Feinstein A, Calabrese P, Gugleta K, Kappos L, Lorscheider J, Naegelin Y. J Neurol. 2022 Aug 30:1–10. doi: 10.1007/s00415-022-11306-5. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36042020; PMCID: PMC9427170

Brain atrophy measurement over a MRI scanner change in multiple sclerosis. Sinnecker T, Schädelin S, Benkert P, Ruberte E, Amann M, Lieb JM, Naegelin Y, Müller J, Kuhle J, Derfuss T, Kappos L, Wuerfel J, Granziera C, Yaldizli Ö. Neuroimage Clin. 2022 Aug 10;36:103148. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2022.103148. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36007437; PMCID: PMC9424626.

Serum glial fibrillary acidic protein correlates with retinal structural damage in aquaporin-4 antibody positive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder. Lin TY, Schindler P, Grittner U, Oertel FC, Lu A, Motamedi S, Yadav SK, Duchow AS, Jarius S, Kuhle J, Benkert P, Brandt AU, Bellmann-Strobl J, Schmitz-Hübsch T, Paul F, Ruprecht K, Zimmermann HG. Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2022 Aug 9;67:104100. doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2022.104100. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36049341.

Validation of the Index for Facial Angiofibromas: A new scoring tool to assess facial angiofibromas in the tuberous sclerosis complex. Dill PE, Bessis D, Guidi B, Hadj-Rabia S, Itin P, Koenig MK, Moreno-Artero E, Erlanger TE, Cattaneo M, Weber P, Wataya-Kaneda M. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2022 Aug 5:S0190-9622(22)02418-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2022.07.041. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35940368.

Validation of the index for facial angiofibromas (IFA), a new scoring tool to assess facial angiofibromas in the tuberous sclerosis complex. Dill PE, Bessis D, Guidi B, Hadj-Rabia S, Itin P, Koenig MK, Moreno-Artero E, Erlanger TE, Cattaneo M, Weber P, Wataya-Kaneda M. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2022 Aug 5:S0190-9622(22)02418-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2022.07.041. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35940368.

High-dimensional immune profiling identifies a biomarker to monitor dimethyl fumarate response in multiple sclerosis. Diebold M, Galli E, Kopf A, Sanderson NSR, Callegari I, Benkert P, Gonzalo Núñez N, Ingelfinger F, Herms S, Cichon S, Kappos L, Kuhle J, Becher B, Claassen M, Derfuss T.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2022 Aug 2;119(31):e2205042119. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2205042119. Epub 2022 Jul 26. PMID: 35881799; PMCID: PMC9351505.

Risk of intracranial aneurysm recurrence after microsurgical clipping based on 3D digital subtraction angiography. Marbacher S, Grüter BE, Wanderer S, Andereggen L, Cattaneo M, Trost P, Gruber P, Diepers M, Remonda L, Steiger HJ. J Neurosurg. 2022 Jul 29:1-7. doi: 10.3171/2022.5.JNS22424. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35907194.

A many-analysts approach to the relation between religiosity and well-being. Suzanne Hoogeveen, Alexandra Sarafoglou, Balazs Aczel, Yonathan Aditya, Alexandra J. Alayan, Peter J. Allen, Sacha Altay, Shilaan Alzahawi, Yulmaida Amir, Francis-Vincent Anthony, Obed Kwame Appiah, Quentin D. Atkinson, Adam Baimel, Merve Balkaya-Ince, Michela Balsamo, Sachin Banker, František Bartoš, Mario Becerra, Bertrand Beffara, Julia Beitner, Theiss Bendixen, Jana B. Berkessel, Renatas Berniūnas, Matthew I. Billet, Joseph Billingsley, Tiago Bortolini, Heiko Breitsohl, Amélie Bret, Faith L. Brown, Jennifer Brown, Claudia C. Brumbaugh, Jacek Buczny, Joseph Bulbulia, Saúl Caballero, Leonardo Carlucci, Cheryl L. Carmichael, Marco E. G. V. Cattaneo, Sarah J. Charles, Scott Claessens, Maxinne C. Panagopoulos, Angelo Brandelli Costa, Damien L. Crone, Stefan Czoschke, Christian Czymara, E. Damiano D'Urso, Örjan Dahlström, Anna Dalla Rosa, Henrik Danielsson, Jill De Ron, Ymkje Anna de Vries, Kristy K. Dean, Bryan J. Dik, David J. Disabato, Jaclyn K. Doherty, Tim Draws, Lucas Drouhot, Marin Dujmovic, Yarrow Dunham, Tobias Ebert, Peter A. Edelsbrunner, Anita Eerland, Christian T. Elbaek, Shole Farahmand, Hooman Farahmand, Miguel Farias, Abrey A. Feliccia, Kyle Fischer, Ronald Fischer, Donna Fisher-Thompson, Zoë Francis, Susanne Frick, Lisa K. Frisch, Diogo Geraldes, Emily Gerdin, Linda Geven, Omid Ghasemi, Erwin Gielens, Vukašin Gligorić, Kristin Hagel, Nandor Hajdu, Hannah R. Hamilton, Imaduddin Hamzah, Paul H. P. Hanel, Christopher E. Hawk, Karel K. Himawan, Benjamin C. Holding, Lina E. Homman, Moritz Ingendahl, Hilla Inkilä, Mary L. Inman, Chris-Gabriel Islam, Ozan Isler, David Izydorczyk, Bastian Jaeger, Kathryn A. Johnson, Jonathan Jong, Johannes A. Karl, Erikson Kaszubowski, Benjamin A. Katz, Lucas A. Keefer, Stijn Kelchtermans, John M. Kelly, Richard A. Klein, Bennett Kleinberg, Megan L. Knowles, Marta Kołczyńska, Dave Koller, Julia Krasko, Sarah Kritzler, Angelos-Miltiadis Krypotos, Thanos Kyritsis, Todd L. Landes, Ruben Laukenmann, Guy A. Lavender Forsyth, Aryeh Lazar, Barbara J. Lehman, Neil Levy, Ronda F. Lo, Paul Lodder, Jennifer Lorenz, Paweł Łowicki, Albert L. Ly, Esther Maassen, Gina M. Magyar-Russell, Maximilian Maier, Dylan R. Marsh, Nuria Martinez, Marcellin Martinie, Ihan Martoyo, Susan E. Mason, Anne Lundahl Mauritsen, Phil McAleer, Thomas McCauley, Michael McCullough, Ryan McKay, Camilla M. McMahon, Amelia A. McNamara, Kira K. Means, Brett Mercier, Panagiotis Mitkidis, Benoît Monin, Jordan W. Moon, David Moreau, Jonathan Morgan, James Murphy, George Muscatt, Christof Nägel, Tamás Nagy, Ladislas Nalborczyk, Gustav Nilsonne, Pamina Noack, Ara Norenzayan, Michèle B. Nuijten, Anton Olsson-Collentine, Lluis Oviedo, Yuri G. Pavlov, James O. Pawelski, Hannah I. Pearson, Hugo Pedder, Hannah K. Peetz, Michael Pinus, Steven Pirutinsky, Vince Polito, Michaela Porubanova, Michael J. Poulin, Jason M. Prenoveau, Mark A. Prince, John Protzko, Campbell Pryor, Benjamin G. Purzycki, Lin Qiu, Julian Quevedo Pütter, André Rabelo, Milen L. Radell, Jonathan E. Ramsay, Graham Reid, Andrew J. Roberts, Lindsey M. Root Luna, Robert M. Ross, Piotr Roszak, Nirmal Roy, Suvi-Maria K. Saarelainen, Joni Y. Sasaki, Catherine Schaumans, Bruno Schivinski, Marcel C. Schmitt, Sarah A. Schnitker, Martin Schnuerch, Marcel R. Schreiner, Victoria Schüttengruber, Simone Sebben, Suzanne C. Segerstrom, Berenika Seryczyńska, Uffe Shjoedt, Müge Simsek, Willem W. A. Sleegers, Eliot R. Smith, Walter J. Sowden, Marion Späth, Christoph Spörlein, William Stedden, Andrea H. Stoevenbelt, Simon Stuber, Justin Sulik, Christiany Suwartono, Stylianos Syropoulos, Barnabas Szaszi, Peter Szecsi, Ben M. Tappin, Louis Tay, Robert T. Thibault, Burt Thompson, Christian M. Thurn, Josefa Torralba, Shelby D. Tuthill, Ann-Marie Ullein, Robbie C. M. Van Aert, Marcel A. L. M. van Assen, Patty Van Cappellen, Olmo R. van den Akker, Ine Van der Cruyssen, Jolanda Van der Noll, Noah N. N. van Dongen, Caspar J. Van Lissa, Valerie van Mulukom, Don van Ravenzwaaij, Casper J. J. van Zyl, Leigh Ann Vaughn, Bojana Većkalov, Bruno Verschuere, Michelangelo Vianello, Felipe Vilanova, Allon Vishkin, Vera Vogel, Leonie V. D. E. Vogelsmeier, Shoko Watanabe, Cindel J. M. White, Kristina Wiebels, Sera Wiechert, Zachary Z. Willett, Maciej Witkowiak, Charlotte V. O. Witvliet, Dylan Wiwad, Robin Wuyts, Dimitris Xygalatas, Xin Yang, Darren J. Yeo, Onurcan Yilmaz, Natalia Zarzeczna, Yitong Zhao, Josjan Zijlmans, Michiel van Elk & Eric-Jan Wagenmakers. Religion, Brain & Behavior. 2022 Jul 6, DOI: 10.1080/2153599X.2022.2070255

Association of Brain Atrophy With Disease Progression Independent of Relapse Activity in Patients With Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis. Cagol A, Schaedelin S, Barakovic M, Benkert P, Todea RA, Rahmanzadeh R, Galbusera R, Lu PJ, Weigel M, Melie-Garcia L, Ruberte E, Siebenborn N, Battaglini M, Radue EW, Yaldizli Ö, Oechtering J, Sinnecker T, Lorscheider J, Fischer-Barnicol B, Müller S, Achtnichts L, Vehoff J, Disanto G, Findling O, Chan A, Salmen A, Pot C, Bridel C, Zecca C, Derfuss T, Lieb JM, Remonda L, Wagner F, Vargas MI, Du Pasquier R, Lalive PH, Pravatà E, Weber J, Cattin PC, Gobbi C, Leppert D, Kappos L, Kuhle J, Granziera C. JAMA Neurol. 2022 Jul 1;79(7):682-692. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2022.1025. PMID: 35575778; PMCID: PMC9112138.

Indices of iron homeostasis in asymptomatic subjects with HFE mutations and moderate ferritin elevation during iron removal treatment. Infanti L, Leitner G, Moe MK, Pehlic V, Benkert P, Cattaneo M, Holbro A, Passweg J, Worel N, Buser A. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2022 Nov;97:102689. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2022.102689. Epub 2022 Jun 26. PMID: 35780678.

Efficacy and safety of drug-coated balloons according to coronary vessel size. A report from the BASKET-SMALL 2 trial. Farah A, Elgarhy M, Ohlow MA, Wohrle J, Mangner N, Möbius-Winkler S, Cattaneo M, Gilgen N, Scheller B, Jeger R. Advances in Interventional Cardiology. 2022 Jun;18(2):122-130. doi: 10.5114/aic.2022.118528. Epub 2022 Aug 19. PMID: 36051841; PMCID: PMC9421526.

A model for early failure prediction of blood pressure measurement devices in a stepped validation approach. Vischer AS, Dutilh G, Socrates T, Burkard T. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2022 May;24(5):582-590. doi: 10.1111/jch.14474. Epub 2022 Apr 8. PMID: 35393677; PMCID: PMC9106088.

Effect of a 3-Week Treatment with GLP-1 Receptor Agonists on Vasoactive Hormones in Euvolemic Participants. Vukajlovic T, Sailer CO, Asmar A, Jensen BL, Vogt DR, Christ-Crain M, Winzeler B. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2022 May 17;107(6):e2581-e2589. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgac063. PMID: 35134170.

Glucagon-stimulated copeptin measurements in the differential diagnosis of diabetes insipidus: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study. Atila C, Gaisl O, Vogt DR, Werlen L, Szinnai G, Christ-Crain M.Eur J Endocrinol. 2022 May 12;187(1):65-74. doi: 10.1530/EJE-22-0033. PMID: 35521789.

Maintenance Therapy with Aromatase Inhibitor in epithelial Ovarian Cancer (MATAO): study protocol of a randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled multi-center phase III Trial. McLaughlin PMJ, Klar M, Zwimpfer TA, Dutilh G, Vetter M, Marth C, du Bois A, Schade-Brittinger C, Reuss A, Bommer C, Kurzeder C, Heinzelmann-Schwarz V. BMC Cancer. 2022 May 6;22(1):508. doi: 10.1186/s12885-022-09555-8. PMID: 35524184; PMCID: PMC9074273.

Endovascular Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke With or Without General Anesthesia: A Matched Comparison. Wagner B, Lorscheider J, Wiencierz A, Blackham K, Psychogios M, Bolliger D, De Marchis GM, Engelter ST, Lyrer P, Wright PR, Fischer U, Mordasini P, Nannoni S, Puccinelli F, Kahles T, Bianco G, Carrera E, Luft AR, Cereda CW, Kägi G, Weber J, Nedeltchev K, Michel P, Gralla J, Arnold M, Bonati LH; Swiss Stroke Registry Investigators. Stroke 2022 May;53(5):1520-1529. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.034934. Epub 2022 Mar 28. PMID: 35341319.

Subclinical giant cell arteritis in new onset polymyalgia rheumatica A systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data. Hemmig AK, Gozzoli D, Werlen L, Ewald H, Aschwanden M, Blockmans D, Brouwer E, Buchanan RRC, Camellino D, Campochiaro C, Cimmino MA, Corominas H, Gloy V, Henckaerts L, Kyburz D, Moya-Alvarado P, Owen CE, Stegert M, Tomelleri A, van Sleen Y, Yamashita H, Imfeld S, Berger CT, Hemkens LG, Daikeler T. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2022 Apr 28;55:152017. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2022.152017. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35537222.

Nonregistration, discontinuation, and nonpublication of randomized trials: A repeated metaresearch analysis. Speich B, Gryaznov D, Busse JW, Gloy VL, Lohner S, Klatte K, Taji Heravi A, Ghosh N, Lee H, Mansouri A, Marian IR, Saccilotto R, Nury E, Kasenda B, Ojeda-Ruiz E, Schandelmaier S, Tomonaga Y, Amstutz A, Pauli-Magnus C, Bischoff K, Wollmann K, Rehner L, Meerpohl JJ, Nordmann A, Wong J, Chow N, Hong PJ, Mc Cord-De Iaco K, Sricharoenchai S, Agarwal A, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, von Elm E, Copsey B, Griessbach AN, Schönenberger C, Mertz D, Blümle A, von Niederhäusern B, Hopewell S, Odutayo A, Briel M. PLoS Med. 2022 Apr 27;19(4):e1003980.

SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine Alpha and Delta Variant Breakthrough Infections Are Rare and Mild but Can Happen Relatively Early after Vaccination. Peter JK, Wegner F, Gsponer S, Helfenstein F, Roloff T, Tarnutzer R, Grosheintz K, Back M, Schaubhut C, Wagner S, Seth-Smith HMB, Scotton P, Redondo M, Beckmann C, Stadler T, Salzmann A, Kurth H, Leuzinger K, Bassetti S, Bingisser R, Siegemund M, Weisser M, Battegay M, Sutter ST, Lebrand A, Hirsch HH, Fuchs S, Egli A. Microorganisms. 2022 Apr 21;10(5):857. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms10050857. PMID: 35630302; PMCID: PMC9146960.

Drug-Coated Balloon for Small Coronary Artery Disease in Patients With and Without High-Bleeding Risk in the BASKET-SMALL 2 Trial. Scheller B, Rissanen TT, Farah A, Ohlow MA, Mangner N, Wöhrle J, Möbius-Winkler S, Weilenmann D, Leibundgut G, Cuculi F, Gilgen N, Coslovsky M, Mahfoud F, Jeger RV; BASKET-SMALL 2 Investigators. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Apr;15(4):e011569. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.121.011569. Epub 2022 Apr 12. PMID: 35411792.

Renal Function and Body Mass Index Contribute to Serum Neurofilament Light Chain Levels in Elderly Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Polymeris AA, Helfenstein F, Benkert P, Aeschbacher S, Leppert D, Coslovsky M, Willemse E, Schaedelin S, Blum MR, Rodondi N, Reichlin T, Moschovitis G, Wuerfel J, De Marchis GM, Engelter ST, Lyrer PA, Conen D, Kühne M, Osswald S, Bonati LH, Kuhle J; Swiss-AF Investigators. Front Neurosci. 2022 Apr 14;16:819010. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2022.819010. PMID: 35495025; PMCID: PMC9047720.

Association of pulmonary vein isolation and major cardiovascular events in patients with atrial fibrillation. Girod M, Coslovsky M, Aeschbacher S, Sticherling C, Reichlin T, Roten L, Rodondi N, Ammann P, Auricchio A, Moschovitis G, Kobza R, Badertscher P, Knecht S, Krisai P, Marugg A, Aebersold H, Hennings E, Serra-Burriel M, Schwenkglenks M, Zuern CS, Bonati LH, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M. Clin Res Cardiol. 2022 Apr 11. doi: 10.1007/s00392-022-02015-0. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35403852.

Development of an age-adjusted model for blood neurofilament light chain. Harp C, Thanei GA, Jia X, Kuhle J, Leppert D, Schaedelin S, Benkert P, von Büdingen HC, Hendricks R, Herman A. Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2022 Apr;9(4):444-453. doi: 10.1002/acn3.51524. Epub 2022 Mar 1. PMID: 35229997; PMCID: PMC8994974.

NfL Reference Database in the Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Cohort Study Group. Serum neurofilament light chain for individual prognostication of disease activity in people with multiple sclerosis: a retrospective modelling and validation study.  Benkert P, Meier S, Schaedelin S, Manouchehrinia A, Yaldizli Ö, Maceski A, Oechtering J, Achtnichts L, Conen D, Derfuss T, Lalive PH, Mueller C, Müller S, Naegelin Y, Oksenberg JR, Pot C, Salmen A, Willemse E, Kockum I, Blennow K, Zetterberg H, Gobbi C, Kappos L, Wiendl H, Berger K, Sormani MP, Granziera C, Piehl F, Leppert D, Kuhle J; Lancet Neurol. 2022 Mar;21(3):246-257. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(22)00009-6. PMID: 35182510.

Intrathecal IgM synthesis is associated with spinal cord manifestation and neuronal injury in early MS. Oechtering J, Lincke T, Schaedelin S, Décard BF, Maceski A, Orleth A, Meier S, Willemse E, Buchmann A, Khalil M, Derfuss T, Benkert P, Heijnen I, Regeniter A, Müller S, Achtnichts L, Lalive P, Salmen A, Pot C, Gobbi C, Kappos L, Granziera C, Leppert D, Schlaeger R, Lieb JM, Kuhle J; Swiss MS Cohort Study. Ann Neurol. 2022 Mar 16. doi: 10.1002/ana.26348. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35293622.

Drug-coated balloons for small coronary artery disease in patients with chronic kidney disease: a pre-specified analysis of the BASKET-SMALL 2 trial. Mahfoud F, Farah A, Ohlow MA, Mangner N, Wöhrle J, Möbius-Winkler S, Weilenmann D, Leibundgut G, Cuculi F, Gilgen N, Kaiser C, Cattaneo M, Scheller B, Jeger RV. Clin Res Cardiol. 2022 Feb 27. doi: 10.1007/s00392-022-01995-3. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35220449.

Choroid Plexus Volume in Multiple Sclerosis vs Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder: A Retrospective, Cross-sectional Analysis. Müller J, Sinnecker T, Wendebourg MJ, Schläger R, Kuhle J, Schädelin S, Benkert P, Derfuss T, Cattin P, Jud C, Spiess F, Amann M, Lincke T, Barakovic M, Cagol A, Tsagkas C, Parmar K, Pröbstel AK, Reimann S, Asseyer S, Duchow A, Brandt A, Ruprecht K, Hadjikhani N, Fukumoto S, Watanabe M, Masaki K, Matsushita T, Isobe N, Kira JI, Kappos L, Würfel J, Granziera C, Paul F, Yaldizli Ö. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2022 Feb 25;9(3):e1147. doi: 10.1212/NXI.0000000000001147. PMID: 35217580; PMCID: PMC8883575.

Silent brain infarcts impact on cognitive function in atrial fibrillation. Kühne M, Krisai P, Coslovsky M, Rodondi N, Müller A, Beer JH, Ammann P, Auricchio A, Moschovitis G, Hayoz D, Kobza R, Shah D, Stephan FP, Schläpfer J, Di Valentino M, Aeschbacher S, Ehret G, Eken C, Monsch A, Roten L, Schwenkglenks M, Springer A, Sticherling C, Reichlin T, Zuern CS, Meyre PB, Blum S, Sinnecker T, Würfel J, Bonati LH, Conen D, Osswald S; Swiss-AF Investigators. Eur Heart J. 2022 Feb 17:ehac020. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehac020. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35171989.

BEAT-AF and Swiss-AF investigators. Long-term risk of adverse outcomes according to atrial fibrillation type. Blum S, Aeschbacher S, Coslovsky M, Meyre PB, Reddiess P, Ammann P, Erne P, Moschovitis G, Di Valentino M, Shah D, Schläpfer J, Müller R, Beer JH, Kobza R, Bonati LH, Moutzouri E, Rodondi N, Meyer-Zürn C, Kühne M, Sticherling C, Osswald S, Conen D; Sci Rep. 2022 Feb 9;12(1):2208. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-05688-9. PMID: 35140237; PMCID: PMC8828824.

Sex-specific differences in adverse outcome events among patients with atrial fibrillation. Evers-Dörpfeld S, Aeschbacher S, Hennings E, Eken C, Coslovsky M, Rodondi N, Beer JH, Moschovitis G, Ammann P, Kobza R, Ceylan S, Krempke M, Meyer-Zürn CS, Moutzouri E, Springer A, Sticherling C, Bonati LH, Osswald S, Kuehne M, Conen D; Swiss-AF Investigators. Heart. 2022 Feb 8:heartjnl-2021-320122. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2021-320122. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35135836.

Baseline Levels of Retinol Binding Protein 4 and Vitamin A in Healthy Subjects, Stargardt Disease and Geographic Atrophy Patients.Janeschitz-Kriegl L, Cattaneo M, Scholl HPN. Ophthalmic Res. 2022 Feb 2. doi: 10.1159/000522365. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35108705.

Right Hemispheric Predominance of Brain Infarcts in Atrial Fibrillation: A Lesion Mapping Analysis. Altermatt A, Sinnecker T, Aeschbacher S, Springer A, Coslovsky M, Beer J, Moschovitis G, Auricchio A, Fischer U, Aubert CE, Kühne M, Conen D, Osswald S, Bonati LH, Wuerfel J; Swiss-AF Study Investigators. J Stroke. 2022 Jan;24(1):156-159. doi: 10.5853/jos.2021.03531. Epub 2022 Jan 31. PMID: 35135070.

Safety and Efficacy of Drug-Coated Balloons Versus Drug-Eluting Stents in Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Prespecified Analysis of BASKET-SMALL 2. Mangner N, Farah A, Ohlow MA, Möbius-Winkler S, Weilenmann D, Wöhrle J, Linke A, Stachel G, Markovic S, Leibundgut G, Rickenbacher P, Cattaneo M, Gilgen N, Kaiser C, Scheller B, Jeger RV; BASKET-SMALL 2 Investigators. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2022 Jan 10:CIRCINTERVENTIONS121011325. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.121.011325. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35000455.

Longitudinal Study of Optic Disk Perfusion and Retinal Structure in Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy. Calzetti G, La Morgia C, Cattaneo M, Carta A, Bosello F, Amore G, Carbonelli M, Cascavilla ML, Gandolfi S, Carelli V, Schmetterer L, Scholl HPN, Barboni P. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2022 Jan 3;63(1):43. doi: 10.1167/iovs.63.1.43. PMID: 35098304; PMCID: PMC8802032.

Cardiac autonomic function and cognitive performance in patients with atrial fibrillation. Hämmerle P, Aeschbacher S, Springer A, Eken C, Coslovsky M, Dutilh G, Moschovitis G, Rodondi N, Chocano P, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M, Zuern CS. Clin Res Cardiol. 2022 Jan;111(1):60-69. doi: 10.1007/s00392-021-01900-4. Epub 2021 Jun 22. PMID: 34156525; PMCID: PMC8766386.


The Basel Version of the Awareness of Social Inference Test-Emotion Recognition (BASIT-ER): Preliminary validation analyses in healthy adults. Jarsch M, Bartsch K, Berres M, Ryf I, Jurisic K, Sluka C, Kressig RW, Monsch AU, McDonald S, Piguet O, Sollberger M. Neuropsychology. 2021 Dec 20. doi: 10.1037/neu0000786. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34928635.

Factors influencing serum neurofilament light chain levels in normal aging. Koini M, Pirpamer L, Hofer E, Buchmann A, Pinter D, Ropele S, Enzinger C, Benkert P, Leppert D, Kuhle J, Schmidt R, Khalil M. Aging (Albany NY). 2021 Dec 18;13(24):25729-25738. doi: 10.18632/aging.203790. Epub 2021 Dec 18. PMID: 34923481; PMCID: PMC8751593.

Serum Neurofilament Light Chain: A Marker of Nervous System Damage in Myopathies. Saak A, Benkert P, Akgün K, Willemse E, Kuhle J, Ziemssen T, Jackson S, Schaefer J. Front Neurosci. 2021 Dec 17;15:791670. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2021.791670. PMID: 34975387; PMCID: PMC8718922.

Safety and Efficacy of Peptide-Receptor Radionuclide Therapy in Elderly Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients. Theiler D, Cattaneo M, Dierickx LO, Igaz P, Grozinsky-Glasberg S, Bournaud C, O'Dorisio T, O'Dorisio MS, Wild D, Christ E, Nicolas GP. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Dec 15;13(24):6290. doi: 10.3390/cancers13246290. PMID: 34944910; PMCID: PMC8699207.

Monitoring strategies for clinical intervention studies. Klatte K, Pauli-Magnus C, Love SB, Sydes MR, Benkert P, Bruni N, Ewald H, Arnaiz Jimenez P, Bonde MM, Briel M.Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2021 Dec 8;12(12):MR000051. doi: 10.1002/14651858.MR000051.pub2. PMID: 34878168; PMCID: PMC8653423.

Contact-Free Monitoring of Pulse Rate For Triage of Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department. Caspar M, Dutilh G, Achermann S, Bingisser R, Nickel CH. J Emerg Med. 2021 Dec;61(6):649-657. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2021.07.005. Epub 2021 Aug 30. PMID: 34474932.

Oral Anticoagulants in the Oldest Old with Recent Stroke and Atrial Fibrillation. Polymeris AA, Macha K, Paciaroni M, Wilson D, Koga M, Cappellari M, Schaedelin S, Zietz A, Peters N, Seiffge DJ, Haupenthal D, Gassmann L, De Marchis GM, Wang R, Gensicke H, Stoll S, Thilemann S, Avramiotis NS, Bonetti B, Tsivgoulis G, Ambler G, Alberti A, Yoshimura S, Brown MM, Shiozawa M, Lip GYH, Venti M, Acciarresi M, Tanaka K, Mosconi MG, Takagi M, Jäger RH, Muir K, Inoue M, Schwab S, Bonati LH, Lyrer PA, Toyoda K, Caso V, Werring DJ, Kallmünzer B, Engelter ST; NOACISP-LONGTERM, Erlangen Registry, CROMIS-2, RAF, RAF-DOAC, SAMURAI-NVAF and Verona Registry Collaborators. Ann Neurol. 2022 Jan;91(1):78-88.doi: 10.1002/ana.26267. Epub 2021 Nov 29. PMID: 34747514.

Measurement of neurofilaments improves stratification of future disease activity in early multiple sclerosis. Uher T, Havrdova EK, Benkert P, Bergsland N, Krasensky J, Srpova B, Dwyer M, Tyblova M, Meier S, Vaneckova M, Horakova D, Zivadinov R, Leppert D, Kalincik T, Kuhle J. Mult Scler. 2021 Nov;27(13):2001-2013. doi: 10.1177/13524585211047977. Epub 2021 Oct 6. PMID: 34612753.

Practice Effects of Mobile Tests of Cognition, Dexterity, and Mobility on Patients With Multiple Sclerosis: Data Analysis of a Smartphone-Based Observational Study. Woelfle T, Pless S, Wiencierz A, Kappos L, Naegelin Y, Lorscheider J. J Med Internet Res. 2021 Nov 18;23(11):e30394. doi: 10.2196/30394. PMID: 34792480; PMCID: PMC8663564.

Antibodies to neurofilament light as potential biomarkers in multiple sclerosis. Puentes F, Benkert P, Amor S, Kuhle J, Giovannoni G. BMJ Neurol Open. 2021 Nov 11;3(2):e000192. doi: 10.1136/bmjno-2021-000192. PMID: 34786556; PMCID: PMC8587694.

Consensus-based guidance for conducting and reporting multi-analyst studies. Aczel B, Szaszi B, Nilsonne G, van den Akker OR, Albers CJ, van Assen MA, Bastiaansen JA, Benjamin D, Boehm U, Botvinik-Nezer R, Bringmann LF, Busch NA, Caruyer E, Cataldo AM, Cowan N, Delios A, van Dongen NNN, Donkin C, van Doorn JB, Dreber A, Dutilh G, Egan GF, Gernsbacher MA, Hoekstra R, Hoffmann S, Holzmeister F, Huber J, Johannesson M, Jonas KJ, Kindel AT, Kirchler M, Kunkels YK, Lindsay DS, Mangin JF, Matzke D, Munafò MR, Newell BR, Nosek BA, Poldrack RA, van Ravenzwaaij D, Rieskamp J, Salganik MJ, Sarafoglou A, Schonberg T, Schweinsberg M, Shanks D, Silberzahn R, Simons DJ, Spellman BA, St-Jean S, Starns JJ, Uhlmann EL, Wicherts J, Wagenmakers EJ. Elife. 2021 Nov 9;10:e72185. doi: 10.7554/eLife.72185. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34751133.

The Role of HbA1c as a Positive Perioperative Predictor of Surgical Site and Other Postoperative Infections: An Explorative Analysis in Patients Undergoing Minor to Major Surgery. Kopp Lugli A, Marti WR, Salm L, Mujagic E, Bundi M, von Strauss M, Bucheli Laffer E, Landin J, Fux CA, Coslovsky M, Weber W, Kindler C. World J Surg. 2021 Nov 8. doi: 10.1007/s00268-021-06368-x. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34750659.

Reliability of Trial Information Across Registries for Trials With Multiple Registrations: A Systematic Review. Speich B, Gloy VL, Klatte K, Gryaznov D, Taji Heravi A, Ghosh N, Marian IR, Lee H, Mansouri A, Lohner S, Saccilotto R, Nury E, Chan AW, Blümle A, Odutayo A, Hopewell S, Briel M; Adherence to Spirit Recommendations (ASPIRE) Study Group. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Nov 1;4(11):e2128898. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.28898. PMID: 34724557.

Development, validation and clinical usefulness of a prognostic model for relapse in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Chalkou K, Steyerberg E, Bossuyt P, Subramaniam S, Benkert P, Kuhle J, Disanto G, Kappos L, Zecca C, Egger M, Salanti G. Diagn Progn Res. 2021 Oct 27;5(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s41512-021-00106-6. PMID: 34706759; PMCID: PMC8549310.

A randomized controlled trial of the GLP-1 receptor agonist dulaglutide in primary polydipsia. Winzeler B, Sailer CO, Coynel D, Zanchi D, Vogt DR, Urwyler SA, Refardt J, Christ-Crain M. J Clin Invest. 2021 Oct 15;131(20):e151800. doi: 10.1172/JCI151800. PMID: 34473645; PMCID: PMC8516458.

Whole-genome sequence-informed MALDI-TOF MS diagnostics reveal importance of Klebsiella oxytoca group in invasive infections: a retrospective clinical study. Cuénod A, Wüthrich D, Seth-Smith HMB, Ott C, Gehringer C, Foucault F, Mouchet R, Kassim A, Revathi G, Vogt DR, von Felten S, Bassetti S, Tschudin-Sutter S, Hettich T, Schlotterbeck G, Homberger C, Casanova C, Moran-Gilad J, Sagi O, Rodríguez-Sánchez B, Müller F, Aerni M, Gaia V, van Dessel H, Kampinga GA, Müller C, Daubenberger C, Pflüger V, Egli A. Genome Med. 2021 Sep 13;13(1):150. doi: 10.1186/s13073-021-00960-5. PMID: 34517886; PMCID: PMC8438989.

Microstructure-Weighted Connectomics in Multiple Sclerosis. Bosticardo S, Schiavi S, Schaedelin S, Lu PJ, Barakovic M, Weigel M, Kappos L, Kuhle J, Daducci A, Granziera C. Brain Connect. 2021 Sep 8. doi: 10.1089/brain.2021.0047. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34210167.

Impact of Sodium Levels on Functional Outcomes in Patients with Stroke - A Swiss Stroke Registry Analysis. Potasso L, Refardt J, De Marchis GM, Wiencierz A, Wright PR, Wagner B, Dittrich T, Polymeris AA, Gensicke H, Bonati LH, Christ-Crain M. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Sep 4:dgab650. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgab650. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34480576.

Prepectoral versus subpectoral implant-based breast reconstruction after skin-sparing mastectomy or nipple-sparing mastectomy (OPBC-02/ PREPEC): a pragmatic, multicentre, randomised, superiority trial. Kappos EA, Schulz A, Regan MM, Moffa G, Harder Y, Ribi K, Potter S, Pusic AL, Fehr MK, Hemkens LG, Holzbach T, Farhadi J, Simonson C, Knauer M, Verstappen R, Bucher HC, Zwahlen D, Zimmermann F, Schwenkglenks M, Mucklow R, Shaw J, Bjelic-Radisic V, Chiorescu A, Chun YS, Farah S, Xiaosong C, Nigard L, Kuemmel S, Reitsamer R, Hauschild M, Fulco I, Tausch C, Fischer T, Sarlos D, Constantinescu MA, Lupatsch JE, Fitzal F, Heil J, Matrai Z, de Boniface J, Kurzeder C, Haug M, Weber WP.  BMJ Open. 2021 Sep 2;11(9):e045239. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-045239. PMID: 34475143.

Can treatment response to SGLT2-inhibitors in syndrome of inappropriate antidiuresis be predicted by copeptin, natriuretic peptides and inflammatory markers? Nobbenhuis R, Refardt J, Vogt D, Sailer CO, Winzeler B, Christ-Crain M. Biomarkers. 2021 Aug 30:1-9. doi: 10.1080/1354750X.2021.1970808. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34412521.

BASKET-SMALL 2 Investigators. Impact of Diabetes on Outcome With Drug-Coated Balloons Versus Drug-Eluting Stents: The BASKET-SMALL 2 Trial. Wöhrle J, Scheller B, Seeger J, Farah A, Ohlow MA, Mangner N, Möbius-Winkler S, Weilenmann D, Stachel G, Leibundgut G, Rickenbacher P, Cattaneo M, Gilgen N, Kaiser C, Jeger RV; JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Aug 23;14(16):1789-1798. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2021.06.025. PMID: 34412797.

Increased Serum Neurofilament Light and Thin Ganglion Cell-Inner Plexiform Layer Are Additive Risk Factors for Disease Activity in Early Multiple Sclerosis. Lin TY, Vitkova V, Asseyer S, Martorell Serra I, Motamedi S, Chien C, Ditzhaus M, Papadopoulou A, Benkert P, Kuhle J, Bellmann-Strobl J, Ruprecht K, Paul F, Brandt AU, Zimmermann HG. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2021 Aug 4;8(5):e1051. doi: 10.1212/NXI.0000000000001051. PMID: 34348969; PMCID: PMC8362351.

Sustained reduction of serum neurofilament light chain over 7years by alemtuzumab in early relapsing-remitting MS. Kuhle J, Daizadeh N, Benkert P, Maceski A, Barro C, Michalak Z, Sormani MP, Godin J, Shankara S, Samad TA, Jacobs A, Chung L, Rӧsch N, Kaiser C, Mitchell CP, Leppert D, Havari E, Kappos L. Mult Scler. 2021 Aug 11:13524585211032348. doi: 10.1177/13524585211032348. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34378446.

Prediagnostic Neurofilament Light Chain Levels in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Bjornevik K, O'Reilly EJ, Molsberry S, Kolonel LN, Le Marchand L, Paganoni S, Schwarzschild MA, Benkert P, Kuhle J, Ascherio A. Neurology. 2021 Aug 11;97(15):e1466–74. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012632. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34380747; PMCID: PMC8575132.

Ninety-day outcome of patients with severe COVID-19 treated with tocilizumab - a single centre cohort study. Sava M, Sommer G, Daikeler T, Woischnig AK, Martinez AE, Leuzinger K, Hirsch HH, Erlanger T,  Wiencierz A, Bassetti S, Tamm M, Tschudin-Sutter S, Stoeckle M, Pargger H, Siegemund M, Boss R, Zimmer G, Vu DL, Kaiser L, Dell-Kuster S, Weisser M, Battegay M, Hostettler K, Khanna N. Swiss Med Wkly. 2021 Aug 10;151:w20550. doi: 10.4414/smw.2021.20550. PMID: 34375986.

Diagnostic role of the 'white test' with lipidic solution in the early intraoperative identification of open bile ducts for the prevention of bile leakage after liver resection: study protocol for a randomised controlled multicentric superiority trial (BiLe-Trial). Cristaudi A, Tarantino I, Scheiwiller A, Wiencierz A, Majno-Hurst P, Schmied BM, Metzger J, Hartel M, Kremer M, Manzini G. BMJ Open. 2021 Jul 29;11(7):e049449. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-049449. PMID: 34326053; PMCID: PMC8323358.

Myelin and axon pathology in multiple sclerosis assessed by myelin water and multi-shell diffusion imaging. Rahmanzadeh R, Lu PJ, Barakovic M, Weigel M, Maggi P, Nguyen TD, Schiavi S, Daducci A, La Rosa F, Schaedelin S, Absinta M, Reich DS, Sati P, Wang Y, Bach Cuadra M, Radue EW, Kuhle J, Kappos L, Granziera C. Brain. 2021 Jul 28;144(6):1684-1696. doi: 10.1093/brain/awab088. PMID: 33693571; PMCID: PMC8374972.

Longitudinal Changes of Fixation Stability and Location within 24 Months in Stargardt Disease: ProgStar Report No. 16: Short title: Longitudinal Changes of Fixation in Stargardt Disease. Schönbach EM, Strauss RW, Cattaneo MEGV, Fujinami K, Birch DG, Cideciyan AV, Sunness JS, Zrenner E, Sadda SR, Scholl HPN; ProgStar Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 2021 Jul 20:S0002-9394(21)00380-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2021.07.013. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34298008.

Safety and acceptance of "Vibwife", a new moving mattress to support mobilization during labor: Result of a clinical study. Monod C, Granado C, Mueller D, Gisin M, Ries JJ, Horn S, Erlanger TE, Hoesli I. Midwifery. 2021 Jul 17;103:103096. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2021.103096. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34311336.

The INSPIRE Population Survey: development, dissemination and respondent characteristics. Siqeca F, Obas K, Yip O, Stenz S, Vounatsou P, Briel M, Schwenkglenks M, Quinto C, Blozik E, Zeller A, Zullig LL, De Geest S, Deschodt M. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2021 Jun 24;21(1):131. doi: 10.1186/s12874-021-01329-3. PMID: 34162324; PMCID: PMC8223353.

Using a Tailored Digital Health Intervention for Family Communication and Cascade Genetic Testing in Swiss and Korean Families With Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer: Protocol for the DIALOGUE Study. Kim S, Aceti M, Baroutsou V, Bürki N, Caiata-Zufferey M, Cattaneo M, Chappuis PO, Ciorba FM, Graffeo-Galbiati R, Heinzelmann-Schwarz V, Jeong J, Jung MM, Kim SW, Kim J, Lim MC, Ming C, Monnerat C, Park HS, Park SH, Pedrazzani CA, Rabaglio M, Ryu JM, Saccilotto R, Wieser S, Zürrer-Härdi U, Katapodi MC. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021 Jun 11;10(6):e26264. doi: 10.2196/26264. PMID: 34114954.

Chronic White Matter Inflammation and Serum Neurofilament Levels in Multiple Sclerosis. Maggi P, Kuhle J, Schädelin S, van der Meer F, Weigel M, Galbusera R, Mathias A, Lu PJ, Rahmanzadeh R, Benkert P, La Rosa F, Cuadra MB, Sati P, Théaudin M, Pot C, van Pesch V, Leppert D, Stadelmann C, Kappos L, Du Pasquier R, Reich DS, Absinta M, Granziera C. Neurology. 2021 Jun 4:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012326. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012326. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34088875.

Risk of Stroke before Revascularisation in Patients with Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis: A Pooled Analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials. Fisch U, von Felten S, Wiencierz A, Jansen O, Howard G, Hendrikse J, Halliday A, Fraedrich G, Eckstein HH, Calvet D, Bulbulia R, Becquemin JP, Algra A, Rothwell P, Ringleb P, Mas JL, Brown MM, Brott TG, Bonati LH; Carotid Stenosis Trialists’ Collaboration. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2021 Jun;61(6):881-887. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2021.02.024. Epub 2021 Apr 5. PMID: 33827781.

Patient preferences for allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation: how much benefit is worthwhile from the patient’s perspective? Leuthold N, Cattaneo M, Halter J, Hügli C, Kirsch M, Petropoulou A, Erlanger TE, Gerull S, Passweg J, O'Meara Stern A. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Jun;29(6):3129-3135. doi: 10.1007/s00520-020-05816-z. Epub 2020 Oct 17. PMID: 33067766; PMCID: PMC8062338.

Intrathecal Immunoglobulin M Synthesis is an Independent Biomarker for Higher Disease Activity and Severity in Multiple Sclerosis. Oechtering J, Schaedelin S, Benkert P, Müller S, Achtnichts L, Vehoff J, Disanto G, Findling O, Fischer-Barnicol B, Orleth A, Chan A, Pot C, Barakovic M, Rahmanzadeh R, Galbusera R, Heijnen I, Lalive PH, Wuerfel J, Subramaniam S, Aeschbacher S, Conen D, Naegelin Y, Maceski A, Meier S, Berger K, Wiendl H, Lincke T, Lieb J, Yaldizli Ö, Sinnecker T, Derfuss T, Regeniter A, Zecca C, Gobbi C, Kappos L, Granziera C, Leppert D, Kuhle J; Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Cohort Study. Ann Neurol. 2021 May 31. doi: 10.1002/ana.26137. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34057235.

Influence of Prednisone on Inflammatory Biomarkers in Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Trial. Raess N, Schuetz P, Cesana-Nigro N, Winzeler B, Urwyler SA, Schaedelin S, Rodondi N, Blum MR, Briel M, Mueller B, Christ-Crain M, Blum CA. J Clin Pharmacol. 2021 May 25. doi: 10.1002/jcph.1914. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34031890.

Reporting quality of trial protocols improved for non-regulated interventions but not regulated interventions: A repeated cross-sectional study. Lohner S, Gryaznov D, von Niederhäusern B, Speich B, Kasenda B, Ojeda-Ruiz E, Schandelmaier S, Mertz D, Odutayo A, Tomonaga Y, Amstutz A, Pauli-Magnus C, Gloy V, Bischoff K, Wollmann K, Rehner L, Meerpohl JJ, Nordmann A, Klatte K, Ghosh N, Heravi AT, Wong J, Chow N, Hong PJ, McCord K, Sricharoenchai S, Busse JW, Agarwal A, Saccilotto R, Schwenkglenks M, Moffa G, Hemkens LG, Hopewell S, von Elm E, Blümle A, Briel M. J Clin Epidemiol. 2021 May 23:S0895-4356(21)00154-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2021.05.011. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34029678.

Association of Heart Rate Variability With Silent Brain Infarcts in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Hämmerle P, Eick C, Poli S, Blum S, Schlageter V, Bauer A, Rizas KD, Eken C, Coslovsky M, Aeschbacher S, Krisai P, Meyre P, Wuerfel J, Sinnecker T, Vesin JM, Beer JH, Moschovitis G, Bonati LH, Sticherling C, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M, Zuern CS. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2021 May 21;8:684461. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2021.684461. PMID: 34095266; PMCID: PMC8175975.

The Progression of Stargardt Disease using Volumetric Hill of Vision Analyses Over 24 Months: ProgStar Report No.15. Schönbach EM, Janeschitz-Kriegl L, Strauss RW, Cattaneo M, Fujinami K, Birch DG, Cideciyan AV, Sunness JS, Weleber RG, Ip MS, Sadda SR, Scholl HPN; ProgStar Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 2021 May 2:S0002-9394(21)00214-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2021.04.015. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33951446.

Serum GFAP and NfL as disease severity and prognostic biomarkers in patients with aquaporin-4 antibody-positive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder. Schindler P, Grittner U, Oechtering J, Leppert D, Siebert N, Duchow AS, Oertel FC, Asseyer S, Kuchling J, Zimmermann HG, Brandt AU, Benkert P, Reindl M, Jarius S, Paul F, Bellmann-Strobl J, Kuhle J, Ruprecht K. J Neuroinflammation. 2021 May 1;18(1):105. doi: 10.1186/s12974-021-02138-7. PMID: 33933106; PMCID: PMC8088712.

CSF chitinase 3-like 1 is associated with iron rims in patients with a first demyelinating event. Comabella M, Clarke MA, Schaedelin S, Tintoré M, Pareto D, Fissolo N, Pinteac R, Granziera C, Sastre-Garriga J, Benkert P, Auger C, Kuhle J, Montalban X, Rovira A. Mult Scler. 2021 Apr 19:13524585211010082. doi: 10.1177/13524585211010082. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33870790.

MRI Lesion State Modulates the Relationship Between Serum Neurofilament Light and Age in Multiple Sclerosis. Rosso M, Healy BC, Saxena S, Paul A, Bjornevik K, Kuhle J, Benkert P, Leppert D, Guttmann C, Bakshi R, Weiner HL, Chitnis T. J Neuroimaging. 2021 Mar;31(2):388-393. doi: 10.1111/jon.12826. Epub 2021 Jan 21. PMID: 33476489.

Comparative analysis of dimethyl fumarate and fingolimod in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Lorscheider J, Benkert P, Lienert C, Hänni P, Derfuss T, Kuhle J, Kappos L, Yaldizli Ö. J Neurol. 2021 Mar;268(3):941-949. doi: 10.1007/s00415-020-10226-6. Epub 2020 Sep 24. PMID: 32974794; PMCID: PMC7914245.

Aspirin versus anticoagulation in cervical artery dissection (TREAT-CAD): an open-label, randomised, non-inferiority trial. Engelter ST, Traenka C, Gensicke H, Schaedelin SA, Luft AR, Goeggel Simonetti B, Fischer U, Michel P, Sirimarco G, Kägi G, Vehoff J, Nedeltchev K, Kahles T, Kellert L, Rosenbaum S, von Rennenberg R, Sztajzel R, Leib SL, Jung S, Gralla J, Bruni N, Seiffge D, Feil K, Polymeris AA, Steiner L, Hamann J, Bonati LH, Brehm A, De Marchis GM, Peters N, Stippich C, Nolte CH, Christensen H, Wegener S, Psychogios MN, Arnold M, Lyrer P, on behalf of the TREAT-CAD investigators. The Lancet Neurology. 2021 Mar 22;

Periinterventional Vasospasm in Patients With Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Predicts an Unfavorable Clinical Course. Marbacher S, Bircher B, Vogt DR, Diepers M, Remonda L, Fandino J. Neurosurgery Open. 2021 Mar; 2(1), okaa021. doi: 10.1093/neuopn/okaa021.

Serum Neurofilament Light Chain Levels in the Intensive Care Unit: Comparison between Severely Ill Patients with and without Coronavirus Disease 2019. Sutter R, Hert L, De Marchis GM, Twerenbold R, Kappos L, Naegelin Y, Kuster GM, Benkert P, Jost J, Maceski AM, Rüegg S, Siegemund M, Leppert D, Tschudin-Sutter S, Kuhle J. Ann Neurol. 2021 Mar;89(3):610-616. doi: 10.1002/ana.26004. Epub 2021 Jan 11. PMID: 33377539.

Blood Pressure and Brain Lesions in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Aeschbacher S, Blum S, Meyre PB, Coslovsky M, Vischer AS, Sinnecker T, Rodondi N, Beer JH, Moschovitis G, Moutzouri E, Hunkeler C, Burkard T, Eken C, Roten L, Zuern CS, Sticherling C, Wuerfel J, Bonati LH, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M; Swiss-AF Investigators*. Hypertension. 2021 Feb;77(2):662-671. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.120.16025. Epub 2020 Dec 28. PMID: 33356398; PMCID: PMC7803457.

Mitochondrial function and oxidative stress markers in higher-frequency episodic migraine. Gross EC, Putananickal N, Orsini AL, Vogt DR, Sandor PS, Schoenen J, Fischer D. Sci Rep. 2021 Feb 25;11(1):4543. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-84102-2. PMID: 33633187; PMCID: PMC7907128.

Effects of oral macimorelin on copeptin and anterior pituitary hormones in healthy volunteers. Urwyler SA, Lustenberger S, Drummond JR, Soares BS, Vogt DR, Ammer N, Yuen KCJ, Ribeiro-Oliveira A, Christ-Crain M. Pituitary. 2021 Feb 22. doi: 10.1007/s11102-021-01132-9. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33615399.

The Omega-3 Fatty Acid Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) Correlates Inversely with Ischemic Brain Infarcts in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Reiner MF, Baumgartner P, Wiencierz A, Coslovsky M, Bonetti NR, Filipovic MG, Montrasio G, Aeschbacher S, Rodondi N, Baretella O, Kühne M, Moschovitis G, Meyre P, Bonati LH, Lüscher TF, Camici GG, Osswald S, Conen D, Beer JH. Nutrients. 2021 Feb 17;13(2):651. doi: 10.3390/nu13020651. PMID: 33671288; PMCID: PMC7922349.

Serum neurofilament light and tau as prognostic markers for all-cause mortality in the elderly general population-an analysis from the MEMO study. Rübsamen N, Maceski A, Leppert D, Benkert P, Kuhle J, Wiendl H, Peters A, Karch A, Berger K. BMC Med. 2021 Feb 15;19(1):38. doi: 10.1186/s12916-021-01915-8. PMID: 33583409; PMCID: PMC7883435.

Association of the CHA2D(S2)-VASc Score and Its Components With Overt and Silent Ischemic Brain Lesions in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. Steiner F, Meyre PB, Aeschbacher S, Coslovsky M, Sinnecker T, Blum MR, Rodondi N, Cereda CW, di Valentino M, Wenger F, Cussigh A, Krisai P, Roten L, Reichlin T, Conen D, Osswald S, Bonati LH, Kühne M; Swiss-AF Investigators. Front Neurol. 2021 Jan 12;11:609234. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2020.609234. PMID: 33510705; PMCID: PMC7835704.

Serum neurofilament measurement improves clinical risk scores for outcome prediction after cardiac arrest: results of a prospective study. Hunziker S, Quinto A, Ramin-Wright M, Becker C, Beck K, Vincent A, Tisljar K, Disanto G, Benkert P, Leppert D, Pargger H, Marsch S, Raoul Sutter, Peters N, Kuhle J. Crit Care. 2021 Jan 20;25(1):32. doi: 10.1186/s13054-021-03459-y. PMID: 33472689; PMCID: PMC7819224.




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Disanto G, Barro C, Benkert P, Naegelin Y, Schädelin S, Giardiello A, Zecca C, Blennow K, Zetterberg H, Leppert D, Kappos L, Gobbi C, Kuhle J, the Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Cohort Study Group (2017) Serum neurofilament light: a biomarker of neuronal damage in multiple sclerosis. Ann Neurol 81:857–870 (online)

D’Souza M, Yaldizli Ö, John R, Vogt DR, Papadopoulou A, Lucassen E, Menegola M, Andelova M, Dahlke F, Schnyder F, Kappos L (2017) Neurostatus e-Scoring improves consistency of Expanded Disability Status Scale assessments: a proof of concept study. Mult Scler 23:597–603 (online)

Edelmann C, Ghiassi R, Vogt DR, Partridge MR, Khatami R, Leuppi JD, Miedinger D (2017) A pictorial Sleepiness and Sleep Apnoea Scale to recognize individuals with high risk for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. Nat Sci Sleep 9:253–265 (online)

Erne P, Resink TJ, Mueller A, Coslovsky M, Kobza R, Conen D, Bauer P, Arand P (2017) Use of acoustic cardiography immediately following electrical cardioversion to predict relapse of atrial fibrillation. J Atr Fibrillation 10:1–7 (online)

Geiger S, Bobylev A, Schädelin S, Mayr J, Holland-Cunz S, Zimmermann P (2017) Single-center, retrospective study of the outcome of laparoscopic inguinal herniorrhaphy in children. Medicine 96:e9486 (online)

Hemkens L, Saccilotto R, Reyes S, Glinz D, Zumbrunn T, Grolimund O, Gloy V, Raatz H, Widmer A, Zeller A, Bucher H (2017) Personalized prescription feedback using routinely collected data to reduce antibiotic use in primary care: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med 177:176–183 (online)

Hollinger A, Ledergerber K, von Felten S, Sutter R, Rüegg S, Gantner L, Zimmermann S, Blum A, Steiner LA, Marsch S, Siegemund M (2017) Comparison of propofol and dexmedetomidine infused overnight to treat hyperactive and mixed ICU delirium: a protocol for the Basel ProDex clinical trial. BMJ Open 7:e015783 (online)

Huhn EA, Visca E, Vogt DR, von Felten S, Tinner Oehler EM, Bührer C, Surbek D, Zimmermann R, Hoesli I (2017) Decreased neonatal pain response after vaginal-operative delivery with Kiwi OmniCup versus metal ventouse. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 17:47 (online)

Kaspar M, Imfeld S, Partovi S, Aschwanden M, Baldi T, Dikkes A, Vogt D, Tsakiris D, Staub D (2017) Perivascular perfusion on contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) is associated with inflammation in patients with acute deep vein thrombosis. Thromb Haemost 117:2146–2155 (online)

Katapodi MC, Viassolo V, Caiata-Zufferey M, Nikolaidis C, Bührer-Landolt R, Buerki N, Graffeo R, Horváth HC, Kurzeder C, Rabaglio M, Scharfe M, Urech C, Erlanger TE, Probst-Hensch N, Heinimann K, Heinzelmann-Schwarz V, Pagani O, Chappuis PO (2017) Cancer predisposition cascade screening for hereditary breast/ovarian cancer and Lynch syndromes in Switzerland: study protocol. JMIR research protocols 6:e184 (online)

Meyer-Zehnder B, Schleger HA, Tanner S, Schnurrer V, Vogt DR, Reiter-Theil S, Pargger H (2017) How to introduce medical ethics at the bedside - factors influencing the implementation of an ethical decision-making model. BMC Med Ethics 18:16 (online)

Mueller SM, Itin P, Vogt DR, Walter M, Lang U, Griffin LL, Euler S (2017) Assessment of “corticophobia” as an indicator of non-adherence to topical corticosteroids: a pilot study. J Dermatolog Treat 28:104–111 (online)

Mueller SM, Tomaschett D, Vogt DR, Itin P, Cozzio A, Surber C (2017) Topical corticosteroid concerns from the clinicians’ perspective. J Dermatolog Treat 28:464–468 (online)

Mujagic E, Marti WR, Coslovsky M, Zeindler J, Staubli S, Marti R, Mechera R, Soysal SD, Gürke L, Weber WP (2017) The role of preoperative blood parameters to predict the risk of surgical site infection. Am J Surg 215:651–657 (online)

Refardt J, Winzeler B, Meienberg F, Vogt DR, Christ-Crain M (2017) Empagliflozin increases short-term urinary volume output in artificially induced syndrome of inappropriate antidiuresis. Int J Endocrinology 2017:7815690 (online)

Schmidt S, Gocheva V, Zumbrunn T, Rubino-Nacht D, Bonati U, Fischer D, Hafner P (2017) Treatment with L-citrulline in patients with post-polio syndrome: study protocol for a single-center, randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial. Trials 18:116 (online)

Schneeberger AR, Kowalinski E, Fröhlich D, Schröder K, von Felten S, Zinkler M, Beine KH, Heinz A, Borgwardt S, Lang UE, Bux DA, Huber CG (2017) Aggression and violence in psychiatric hospitals with and without open door policies: A 15-year naturalistic observational study. J Psychiatr Res 95:189–195 (online)

Sticherling C, Arendacka B, Svendsen JH, Wijers S, Friede T, Stockinger J, Dommasch M, Merkely B, Willems R, Lubinski A, Scharfe M, Braunschweig F, Svetlosak M, Zürn CS, Huikuri H, Flevari P, Lund-Andersen C, Schaer BA, Tuinenburg AE, Bergau L, Schmidt G, Szeplaki G, Vanderberk B, Kowalczy E, Eick C, Juntilla J, Conen D, Zabel M, for the EU-CERT-ICD investigators (2017) Sex differences in outcomes of primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy: combined registry data from eleven European countries. EP Europace 20:963–970 (online)

Vogel N, Schandelmaier S, Zumbrunn T, Ebrahim S, de Boer WE, Busse JW, Kunz R (2017) Effect of return-to-work coordination programmes for workers on sick leave. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. (online)

Wein B, Coslovsky M, Jabbari R, Galatius S, Pfisterer M, Kaiser C (2017) Prasugrel vs. clopidogrel in contemporary Western European patients with acute coronary syndromes receiving drug-eluting stents: Comparative cost-effectiveness analysis from the BASKET-PROVE cohorts. Int J Cardiol (online)

Zbinden R, von Felten S, Wein B, Tueller D, Kurz DJ, Reho I, Galatius S, Alber H, Conen D, Pfisterer M, Kaiser C, Eberli FR (2017) Impact of stent diameter and length on in-stent restenosis after DES vs BMS implantation in patients needing large coronary stents–a clinical and health-economic evaluation. Cardiovasc Ther 35:19–25 (online)

Zimmer A, Coslovsky M, Abraham I, Décard BF (2017) Adherence to fingolimod in multiple sclerosis: an investigator-initiated, prospective, observational, single-center cohort study. Patient Prefer Adherence 11:1815–1830 (online)

von Niederhäusern B, Orleth A, Schädelin S, Rawi N, Velkopolszky M, Becherer C, Benkert P, Satalkar P, Briel M, Pauli-Magnus C (2017) Generating evidence on a risk-based monitoring approach in the academic setting - lessons learned. BMC Med Res Methodol 17:26 (online)

von Niederhäusern B, Saccilotto R, Schädelin S, Ziesenitz V, Benkert P, Decker M, Hammann A, Bielicki J, Pfister M, Pauli-Magnus C (2017) Validity of mobile electronic data capture in clinical studies: a pilot study in a pediatric population. BMC Med Res Methodol 17:163 (online)

von Niederhäusern B, Schandelmaier S, Bonde MM, Brunner N, Hemkens LG, Rutquist M, Bhatnagar N, Guyatt GH, Pauli-Magnus C, Briel M (2017) Towards the development of a comprehensive framework: qualitative systematic survey of definitions of clinical research quality. PLoS One 12:e0180635 (online)


Bachmann M, de Boer W, Schandelmaier S, Leibold A, Marelli R, Jeger J, Hoffmann-Richter U, Mager R, Schaad H, Zumbrunn T, Vogel N, Bänziger O, Busse JW, Fischer K, Kunz R (2016) Use of a structured functional evaluation process for independent medical evaluations of claimants presenting with disabling mental illness: rationale and design for a multi-center reliability study. BMC Psychiatry 16:1–12 (online)

Disanto G, Benkert P, Lorscheider J, Mueller S, Vehoff J, Zecca C, Ramseier S, Achtnichts L, Findling O, Nedeltchev K, W. RE, Sprenger T, Stippich C, Derfuss T, Louvion J, Kamm CP, Mattle HP, Lotter C, Du Pasquier R, Schluep M, Pot C, Lalive PH, Yaldizli Ö, Gobbi C, Kappos L, Kuhle J, the Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Cohort Scientific Board (2016) The Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Cohort-study (SMSC): a prospective Swiss wide investigation of key phases in disease evolution and new treatment options. PLoS One 11:e0152347 (online)

Hafner P, Bonati U, Rubino D, Gocheva V, Zumbrunn T, Gueven N, Fischer D (2016) Treatment with L-citrulline and metformin in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: study protocol for a single-centre, randomised, placebo-controlled trial. Trials 17:389 (online)

Hemkens LG, Saccilotto R, Reyes SL, Glinz D, Zumbrunn T, Grolimund O, Gloy V, Raatz H, Widmer A, Zeller A, Bucher HC (2016) Personalized prescription feedback to reduce antibiotic overuse in primary care: rationale and design of a nationwide pragmatic randomized trial. BMC Infect Dis 16:1–8 (online)

Huber CG, Schneeberger AR, Kowalinski E, Fröhlich D, von Felten S, Walter M, Zinkler M, Beine K, Heinz A, Borgwardt S, Lang UE (2016) Suicide risk and absconding in psychiatric hospitals with and without open door policies: a 15 year, observational study. Lancet Psychiatry 3:842–849 (online)

Huber CG, Schneeberger AR, Kowalinski E, Fröhlich D, von Felten S, Walter M, Zinkler M, Beine K, Heinz A, Borgwardt S, Lang UE (2016) Arbitrary classification of hospital policy regarding open and locked doors – Authors' reply. Lancet Psychiatry 3:1103–-1104 (online)

Jeger R, Pfisterer M, Pfister O, Rickenbacher P, Handke M, Gilgen N, Coslovsky M, Kaiser C (2016) First-generation paclitaxel-vs. second-generation zotarolimus-eluting stents in small coronary arteries: the BASKET-SMALL Pilot Study. Advances in Interventional Cardiology 12:46 (online)

Jungo P, Maul J, Djamei V, von Felten S, Kolios AGA, Czernielewsk J, Yawalkar N, Odermatt O, Laffitte E, Anliker M, Streit M, Augustin M, Conrad C, Hafner J, Boehncke W, Gilliet M, Itin P, French LE, Navarini AA, Häusermann P (2016) Superiority in quality of life improvement of biologics over conventional systemic drugs in a swiss real-life psoriasis registry. Dermatology 332:655-663 (online)

Leu S, von Felten S, Frank S, Boulay J, Mariani L (2016) IDH mutation is associated with higher risk of malignant transformation in low-grade glioma. J Neurooncol 127:363-372 (online)

Löytved-Hardegg JJ, Brunner M, Ries J, von Felten S, Heugel C, Lapaire O, Voekt C, Hösli I (2016) Replacement of oxytocin bolus administration by infusion: influences on postpartum outcome. Arch Gynecol Obstet 293:1219–1225 (online)

Meisel A, von Felten S, Vogt DR, Liewen H, de Wit R, de Bono J, Sartor O, Stenner-Liewen F (2016) Severe neutropenia during cabazitaxel treatment is associated with survival benefit in men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC): a post-hoc analysis of the TROPIC phase III trial. Eur J Cancer 56:93–100 (online)

Meyer-Zehnder B, Bucher E, Vogt D, Pargger H (2016) Existenzielle Fragen vor einer elektiven Operation. Anaesthesist 65:258–266 (online)

Müller SM, Tomaschett D, Euler S, Vogt DR, Herzog L, Itin P (2016) Topical corticosteroid concerns in dermatological outpatients: a cross-sectional and interventional study. Dermatology 232:444–452 (online)

Wu M, Ries J, Proietti E, Vogt D, Hahn S, Hoesli I (2016) Development of late-onset preeclampsia in association with road densities as a proxy for traffic-related air pollution. Fetal Diagn Ther 39:21–27 (online)


Burri E, Beglinger C, von Felten S, Lehmann FS (2015) Fecal calprotectin and the clinical activity index are both useful to monitor medical treatment in patients with ulcerative colitis. Dig Dis Sci 60:485–491 (online)

Kaiser C, Galatius S, Jeger R, Gilgen N, Jensen JS, Naber CK, Alber HF, Wanitschek M, Eberli FR, Kurz DJ, Pedrazzini G, Moccetti T, Rickli H, Weilenmann D, Vuilliomenet AG, Steiner M, von Felten S, Vogt DR, Hansen KW, Rickenbacher P, Conen D, Müller C, Buser P, Hoffmann A, Pfisterer M (2015) Long-term efficacy and safety of biodegradable-polymer biolimus-eluting stents: main results of the Basel Stent Kosten-Effektivitäts Trial-PROspective Validation Examination II (BASKET-PROVE II), a randomized, controlled noninferiority 2-year outcome trial.. Circulation 131:74-81 (online)

Kappos EA, Engels PE, Tremp M, Meyer zu Schwabedissen M, di Summa P, Fischmann A, von Felten S, Scherberich A, Schaefer DJ, Kalbermatten DF (2015) Peripheral nerve repair: multimodal comparison of the long-term regenerative potential of adipose tissue-derived cells in a biodegradable conduit. Stem Cells Dev 24:2127–2141 (online)

Klatt E, Zumbrunn T, Bandschapp O, Girard T, Ruppen W (2015) Intra- and postoperative intravenous ketamine does not prevent chronic pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Scand J Pain 7:42–54 (online)

Nordmann TM, Seelig E, Timper K, Cordes M, Coslovsky M, Hanssen H, Schmidt-Trucksäss A, Donath MY (2015) Muscle-derived IL-6 is not regulated by IL-1 during exercise. A double blind, placebo-controlled, randomized crossover study. PLoS One 10:e0139662 (online)

Riediger C, Haschke M, Bitter C, Fabbro T, Schaeren S, Urwyler A, Ruppen W (2015) The analgesic effect of combined treatment with intranasal S-ketamine and intranasal midazolam compared with morphine patient-controlled analgesia in spinal surgery patients: a pilot study. J Pain Res 8:87–94 (online)

Suter P, Hemelaers L, Witte U, von Felten S, Benkler K, Geiger M, Spänhauer C, Weick U (2015) Ten Years after the Implementation of Evidence-based Therapy at the Therapy Services of the University Hospital Basel - Survey of the Therapists on Promotive Factors and Barriers. Physioscience 11:47-52 (online)

Vogel N, Schandelmaier S, Zumbrunn T, Ebrahim S, de Boer WE, Mousavi SM, Guyatt GH, Busse JW, Kunz R (2015) Return to work coordination programmes for improving return to work in workers on sick leave (Protocol). Cochrane Database Syst Rev (online)

Zimmer A, Bläuer C, Coslovsky M, Kappos L, Derfuss T (2015) Optimizing treatment initiation: effects of a patient education program about fingolimod treatment on knowledge, self-efficacy and patient satisfaction. Mult Scler Relat Disord 4:444–450 (online)

von Niederhäusern B, Pauli-Magnus C, Fabbro T (2015) The role of clinical trial units in investigator- and industry-initiated research projects. Swiss Med Wkly 145:w14161 (online)


Azakir BA, Erne B, Di Fulvio S, Stirnimann G, Sinnreich M (2014) Proteasome inhibitors increase missense mutated dysferlin in patients with muscular dystrophy. Sci Transl Med 6:250ra112 (online)

Grossmann FF, Zumbrunn T, Ciprian S, Stephan F, Woy N, Bingisser R, Nickel CH (2014) Undertriage in older emergency department patients – tilting against windmills? PLoS One 9:e106203 (online)

Hutter G, von Felten S, Sailer MH, Schulz M, Mariani L (2014) Risk factors for postoperative CSF leakage after elective craniotomy and the efficacy of fleece-bound tissue sealing against dural suturing alone: a randomized controlled trial. J Neurosurg 121:735–744 (online)

Jeger RV, Pfisterer ME, Sørensen R, von Felten S, Alber H, Bonetti PO, Eberli F, Erne P, Pedrazzini G, Rickli H, Galatius S, Kaiser C, BASKET {t, investigators} B (2014) Tradeoff between bleeding and stent thrombosis in different dual antiplatelet therapy regimes: importance of case fatality rates and effective treatment durations. Am Heart J 168:698–705 (online)

Knecht S, Sticherling C, von Felten S, Conen D, Schaer B, Ammann P, Altmann D, Osswald S, Kühne M (2014) Long-term comparison of cryoballoon and radiofrequency ablation of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: a propensity score matched analysis. Int J Cardiol 176:645–650 (online)

Lehmann FS, Trapani F, Fueglistaler I, Terracciano LM, von Flüe M, Cathomas G, Zettl A, Benkert P, Oertli D, Beglinger C (2014) Clinical and histopathological correlations of fecal calprotectin release in colorectal carcinoma. World J Gastroenterol 20:4994 (online)

Papadopoulou A, Naegelin Y, Weier K, Amann M, Hirsch J, von Felten S, Yaldizli Ö, Sprenger T, Radue EW, Kappos LP, Gass A (2014) MRI characteristics of periaqueductal lesions in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler Relat Disord 3:542–-551 (online)

Rostamzadeh A, Zumbrunn T, Jongen LM, Nederkoorn PJ, Macdonald S, Lyrer PA, Kappelle LJ, Willem PTM, Brown MM, van der Worp HB, Engelter ST, Bonati LH, Investgators obotIS (2014) Predictors of acute and persisting ischemic brain lesions in patients randomized to carotid stenting or endarterectomy. Stroke 45:591–594 (online)

Zellweger MJ, Maraun M, Osterhues HH, Keller U, Müller-Brand J, Jeger R, Pfister O, Burkard T, Eckstein F, von Felten S, Osswald S, Pfisterer M (2014) Progression to overt or silent CAD in asymptomatic patients with diabetes mellitus at high coronary risk: main findings of the prospective multicenter BARDOT trial with a pilot randomized treatment substudy. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 7:1001–1010 (online)


Breidthardt T, Balmelli C, Twerenbold R, Mosimann T, Espinola J, Haaf P, Thalmann G, Moehring B, Mueller M, Meller B, Reichlin T, Murray K, Ziller R, Benkert P, Osswald S, Mueller C (2013) Heart failure therapy-induced early ST2 changes may offer long-term therapy guidance. J Card Fail 19:821–828 (online)

Gensicke H, Zumbrunn T, Jongen LM, Nederkoorn PJ, Macdonald S, Gaines PA, Lyrer PA, Wetzel SG, van der Lugt A, Willem PTM, Mali WPTM, Brown MM, van der Worp HB, Engelter ST, Bonati LH (2013) Characteristics of ischemic brain lesions after stenting or endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid artery stenosis results from the International Carotid Stenting Study - magnetic resonance imaging substudy. Stroke 44:80–86 (online)

Hug BL, Tichelli A, Benkert P, Stirnimann G, Schifferli JA (2013) Diagnosis and treatment of iron deficiency in medical inpatients at a Swiss tertiary university referral hospital: a retrospective observational cohort study of clinical practice. Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13847 (online)

Leu S, von Felten S, Frank S, Vassella E, Vajtai I, Taylor E, Schulz M, Hutter G, Hench J, Schucht P, Boulay J, Mariani L (2013) IDH/MGMT-driven molecular classification of low-grade glioma is a strong predictor for long-term survival. Neuro Oncol 15:469–479 (online)

Schmidt N, Hess V, Zumbrunn T, Rothermundt C, Bongartz G, Potthast S (2013) Choi response criteria for prediction of survival in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with anti-angiogenic therapies. Eur Radiol 23:632–639 (online)

Wild D, Bomanji JB, Benkert P, Maecke H, Ell PJ, Reubi JC, Caplin ME (2013) Comparison of ⁶⁸Ga-DOTANOC and ⁶⁸Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT within Patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. J Nucl Med 54:11–12 (online)


Garcia M, Naraghi R, Zumbrunn T, Rösch J, Hastreiter P, Dörfler A (2012) High-resolution 3D-constructive interference in steady-state MR imaging and 3D time-of-flight MR angiography in neurovascular compression: a comparison between 3T and 1.5T. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 33:1251–1256 (online)

Grossmann FF, Zumbrunn T, Frauchiger A, Delport K, Bingisser R, Nickel CH (2012) At risk of undertriage? Testing the performance and accuracy of the Emergency Severity Index in older emergency department patients. Ann Emerg Med 60:317–325 (online)

Nagler M, Fabbro T, Wuillemin WA (2012) Prospective evaluation of the interobserver reliability of the 4Ts score in patients with suspected heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. J Thromb Haemost 10:151–152 (online)

Papadopoulou A, von Felten S, Traud S, Rahman A, Quan J, King R, Garren H, Steinman L, Cutter G, Kappos L, Radue E (2012) Evolution of MS lesions to black holes under DNA vaccine treatment. J Neurol 259:1375–1382 (online)

Sarlos D, Kots L, Stevanovic N, von Felten S, Schär G (2012) Robotic compared with conventional laparoscopic hysterectomy: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol 120:604–611 (online)

Schandelmaier S, Ebrahim S, Burkhardt SCA, de Boer WEL, Zumbrunn T, Guyatt GH, Busse JW, Kunz R (2012) Return to work coordination programmes for work disability: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. PLoS One 7:e49760 (online)

Uthoff H, Siegemund M, Aschwanden M, Staub D, Hunziker L, Fabbro T, Baumann U, Imfeld S, Jaeger KA (2012) Prospective comparison of noninvasive, bedside ultrasound methods for assessing central venous pressure. Eur J Ultrasound 33:e256–e262 (online)

Weier K, Mazraeh J, Naegelin Y, Thoeni A, Hirsch JG, Fabbro T, Bruni N, Duyar H, Bendfeldt K, Radue E, Kappos L, Gass A (2012) Biplanar MRI for the assessment of the spinal cord in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler 18:1560–1569 (online)


Plagge H, Ruppen W, Ott N, Fabbro T, Bornand D, Deuster S (2011) Dose calculation in opioid rotation: electronic calculator vs. manual calculation. Int J Clin Pharm 33:25–32 (online)

Rousson V, Zumbrunn T (2011) Decision curve analysis revisited: overall net benefit, relationships to ROC curve analysis, and application to case-control studies. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:45 (online)

Stoehr S, Bollag Y, Auerbach H, Eichler K, Imhof D, Fabbro T, Gyr N (2011) Quality assessment of a randomly selected sample of Swiss medical expertises: a pilot study. Swiss Med Wkly 141:w13173 (online)

Tschopp K, Zumbrunn T, Knaus C, Thomaser E, Fabbro T (2011) Statistical model for postoperative apnea-hypopnea index after multilevel surgery for sleep-disordered breathing. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 268:1679–1685 (online)


Kaiser C, Galatius S, Erne P, Eberli F, Alber H, Rickli H, Pedrazzini G, Hornig B, Bertel O, Bonetti P, De Servi S, Brunner-La Rocca HP, Ricard I, Pfisterer M (2010) Drug-eluting versus bare-metal stents in large coronary arteries. N Engl J Med 363:2310–2319 (online)


Walz L, Salzmann GM, Fabbro T, Eichhorn S, Imhoff AB (2008) The anatomic reconstruction of acromioclavicular joint dislocations using 2 tightrope devices: a biomechanical study. Am J Sports Med 36:2398–2406 (online)