Publikationen mit Beteiligung von DKF-Mitarbeitenden

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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.

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.

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.

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.




Bologna K, Cesana-Nigro N, Refardt J, Imber C, Vogt DR, Christ-Crain M, Winzeler B (2020) Effect of arginine on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in individuals with and without vasopressin deficiency. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 105:e2327-e2336 (online)

Chee A, Branca L, Jeker F, Vogt DR, Schwegler S, Navarini A, Itin P, Müller SM (2020) When life is an itch: What harms, helps and heals from the patients' perspective? Differences and similarities among skin diseases. Dematol Ther 33:e13606 (online)

Delcoigne B, Manouchehrinia A, Barro C, Benkert P, Michalak Z, Kappos L, Leppert D, Tsai JA, Plavina T, Kieseier BC, Lycke J, Alfredsson L, Kockum I, Kuhle J, Olsson T, Piehl F (2020) Blood neurofilament light levels segregate treatment effects in multiple sclerosis. Neurology 94:e1201–e1212 (online)

Erb ML, Erlanger TE, Heininger U (2020) Do fathers care about their own immunisation status? the child-parent-immunisation survey and a review of the literature. Swiss Med Wkly 150:w20289 (online)

Evans NJ, Dutilh G, Wagenmakers E, van der Maas HL (2020) Double responding: A new constraint for models of speeded decision making. Cognit Psychol 121:101292 (online)

Fahrni G, Farah A, Engstrøm T, Galatius S, Eberli F, Rickenbacher P, Conen D, Mueller C, Pfister O, Twerenbold R, Coslovsky M, Cattaneo M, Kaiser C, Mangner N, Schuler G, Pfisterer M, Möbius‐Winkler S, Jeger RV, for the BASKET‐SAVAGE‐Investigators (2020) Long‐term results after drug‐eluting versus bare‐metal stent implantation in saphenous vein grafts: randomized controlled trial. J Am Heart Assoc 9:e017434 (online)

Fahrni G, Scheller B, Coslovsky M, Gilgen N, Farah A, Ohlow M, Mangner N, Weilenmann D, Wöhrle J, Cuculi F, Leibundgut G, Möbius-Winkler S, Zweiker R, Twerenbold R, Kaiser C, Jeger R, for the BASKET-SMALL 2 Investigators (2020) Drug-coated balloon versus drug-eluting stent in small coronary artery lesions: angiographic analysis from the BASKET-SMALL 2 trial. Clin Res Cardiol 109:1114–1124 (online)

Gaugler M, Krähenbühl N, Barg A, Ruiz R, Horn-­Lang T, Susdorf R, Dutilh G, Hintermann B (2020) Effect of age on outcome and revision in total ankle arthroplasty. Bone Joint J 102:925–932 (online)

Grüter BE, Croci D, Schpf S, Nevzati E, d’Allonzo D, Lattmann J, Roth T, Bircher B, Muroi C, Dutilh G, Widmer HR, Plesnila N, Fandino J, Marbacher S (2020) Systematic review and meta-analysis of methodological quality in in vivo animal studies of subarachnoid hemorrhage. Transl Stroke Res 11:1175–1184 (online)

Gugganig R, Aeschbacher S, Leong DP, Meyre P, Blum S, Coslovsky M, Beer JH, Moschovitis G, Müller D, Anker D, Rodondi N, Stempfel S, Mueller C, Meyer-Zürn C, Kühne M, Conen D, Osswald S, for the Swiss-AF Investigators (2020) Frailty to predict unplanned hospitalization, stroke, bleeding, and death in atrial fibrillation. Eur Heart J Qual Care Clin Outcomes (online)

Hollinger A, von Felten S, Sutter R, Huber J, Tran F, Reinhold S, Abdelhamid S, Todorov A, Gebhard CE, Cajochen C, Steiner LA, Siegemund M (2020) Study protocol for a prospective randomised double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial investigating a better outcome with melatonin compared to placebo administered to normalize sleep-wake cycle and treat hypoactive ICU delirium: the Basel BOMP-AID study. BMJ Open 10:e034873 (online)

Hämmerle P, Eick C, Blum S, Schlageter V, Bauer A, Rizas KD, Eken C, Coslovsky M, Aeschbacher S, Krisai P, Meyre P, Vesin J, Rodondi N, Moutzouri E, Beer J, Moschovitis G, Kobza R, Di Valentino M, Corino V, Laureanti R, Mainardi L, Bonati L, Sticherling C, Conen D, Osswald S, Kühne M, Zuern CS (2020) Heart rate variability triangular index as a predictor of cardiovascular mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation. J Am Heart Assoc 9:e016075 (online)

Jeger RV, Farah A, Ohlow M, Mangner N, Möbius-Winkler S, Weilenmann D, Wöhrle J, Stachel G, Markovic S, Leibundgut G, Rickenbacher P, Osswald S, Cattaneo M, Gilgen N, Kaiser C, Scheller B, for the BASKET-SMALL 2 Investigators (2020) Long-term efficacy and safety of drug-coated balloons versus drug-eluting stents for small coronary artery disease (BASKET-SMALL 2): 3-year follow-up of a randomised, non-inferiority trial. Lancet (online)

Keller P, von Känel R, Hincapié CA, da Costa BR, Jüni P, Erlanger TE, Andina N, Niederhauser C, Lämmle B, Fontana S (2020) The effects of intravenous iron supplementation on fatigue and general health in non-anemic blood donors with iron deficiency: a randomized placebo-controlled superiority trial. Sci Rep 10:14219

Krahenbuhl N, Akkaya M, Dodd AE, Hintermann B, Dutilh G, Lenz AL, Barg A (2020) Impact of the rotational position of the hindfoot on measurements assessing the integrity of the distal tibio-fibular syndesmosis. Foot Ankle Surg 26:810–817

Leuthold N, Cattaneo M, Halter J, Hügli C, Kirsch M, Petropoulou A, Erlanger TE, Gerull S, Passweg J, O'Meara Stern A (2020) Patient preferences for allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation: how much benefit is worthwhile from the patient's perspective? Support Care Cancer (online)

Lorscheider J, Benkert P, Lienert C, Hänni P, Derfuss T, Kuhle J, Kappos L, Yaldizli Ö (2020) Comparative analysis of dimethyl fumarate and fingolimod in relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis. J Neurol :1–9 (online)

Manouchehrinia A, Stridh P, Khademi M, Leppert D, Barro C, Michalak Z, Benkert P, Lycke J, Alfredsson L, Kappos L, others (2020) Plasma neurofilament light levels are associated with risk of disability in multiple sclerosis. Neurology 94:e2457–e2467 (online)

Meyre P, Aeschbacher S, Blum S, Coslovsky M, Beer JH, Moschovitis G, Rodondi N, Baretella O, Kobza R, Sticherling C, Bonati LH, Schwenkglenks M, Kühne M, Osswald S, Conen D (2020) The Admit-AF risk score: A clinical risk score for predicting hospital admissions in patients with atrial fibrillation. Eur J Prev Cardiol (online)

Pfammatter M, Erlanger TE, Mayr J (2020) Primary transverse closure compared to open wound treatment for primary pilonidal sinus disease in children. Children 7:187 (online)

Krisai P, Blum S, Schnabel RB, Sticherling C, Kühne M, von Felten S, Ammann P, Pruvot E, Albert CM, Conen D (2020) Canakinumab after electrical cardioversion in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation: a pilot randomized trial. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 13:e008197 (online)

Polymeris AA, Coslovksy M, Aeschbacher S, Sinnecker T, Benkert P, Kobza R, Beer J, Rodondi N, Fischer U, Moschovitis G, Monsch AU, Springer A, Schwenkglenks M, Wuerfel J, De Marchis GM, Lyrer PA, Kühne M, Osswald S, Conen D, Kuhle J, Bonati LH, The SWISS-AF Investigators (2020) Serum neurofilament light in atrial fibrillation: clinical, neuroimaging and cognitive correlates. Brain Commun (online)

Refardt J, Imber C, Sailer CO, Jeanloz N, Potasso L, Kutz A, Widmer A, Urwyler SA, Ebrahimi F, Vogt DR, Winzeler B, Christ-Crain M (2020) A randomized trial of empagliflozin to increase plasma sodium levels in patients with the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuresis. J Am Soc Nephrol 31:615–624 (online)

Reinert M, Benkert P, Wuerfel J, Michalak Z, Ruberte E, Barro C, Huppke P, Stark W, Kropshofer H, Tomic D, and Leppert D, Kuhle J, Brück W, Gärtner J (2020) Serum neurofilament light chain is a useful biomarker in pediatric multiple sclerosis. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 7:e749 (online)

Ries J, Jeker L, Neuhaus M, Vogt DR, Hoesli I (2020) Implementation of the DA-CH postpartum haemorrhage algorithm after severe postpartum bleeding accelerates clinical management: a retrospective case series. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 247:225–231 (online)

Rogers S, Eberle B, Vogt DR, Meier E, Moser L, Gomez Ordoñez S, Desborough S, Riesterer O, Takacs I, Hasler P, Bodis S (2020) Prospective evaluation of changes in pain levels, quality of life and functionality after low dose radiotherapy for epicondylitis, plantar fasciitis, and finger osteoarthritis. Front Med 7:195 (online)

Rosso M, Gonzalez CT, Healy BC, Saxena S, Paul A, Bjornevik K, Kuhle J, Benkert P, Leppert D, Guttmann C, others (2020) Temporal association of sNfL and gad-enhancing lesions in multiple sclerosis. Ann Clin Transl Neurol 7:945–955 (online)

Spiessberger A, Vogt DR, Fandino J, Marbacher S (2020) Formation of intracranial de novo aneurysms and recurrence after neck clipping-a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Neurosurgery 132:456–464 (online)

Springer A, Monsch AU, Dutilh G, Coslovsky M, Kievit RA, Bonati LH, Conen D, Aeschbacher S, Beer JH, Schwenkglenks M, Fischer U, Meyer-Zuern CS, Conte G, Moutzouri E, Moschovitis G, Kühne M, Osswald S, on behalf of the Swiss-AF Study Investigators (2020) A factor score reflecting cognitive functioning in patients from the Swiss Atrial Fibrillation Cohort Study (Swiss-AF). PLoS One 15:e0240167 (online)

Uher T, Schädelin S, Srpova B, Barro C, Bergsland N, Dwyer M, Tyblova M, Vodehnalova K, Benkert P, Oechtering J, others (2020) Monitoring of radiologic disease activity by serum neurofilaments in MS. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm 7:e714 (online)

Winzeler B, da Conceição I, Refardt J, Sailer CO, Dutilh G, Christ-Crain M (2020) Effects of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists on fluid intake in healthy volunteers. Endocrine 70:292–298 (online)

von Wyl V, Benkert P, Moser A, Lorscheider J, Décard B, Hänni P, Lienert C, Kuhle J, Derfuss T, Kappos L, Yaldizli Ö (2020) Disability progression in relapse-free multiple sclerosis patients on fingolimod versus interferon-beta/glatiramer acetate. Mult Scler (online)


Achermann S, Caspar M, Wirth C, Becker C, Rocque M, Kirenko I, Schlack A, Dutilh G, Bingisser R, Nickel CH (2019) Contact-free monitoring of respiratory rates for triage of patients presenting to the emergency department. Resuscitation 137:154–155 (online)

Akhlaghi YG, Zhao X, Shittu S, Badiei A, Cattaneo M, Ma X (2019) Statistical investigation of a dehumidification system performance using Gaussian process regression. Energy and Buildings 202:109406 (online)

Amstad Bencaiova G, Vogt DR, Hoesli I (2019) Serum hepcidin and iron status parameters in pregnant women and the association with adverse maternal and fetal outcomes: a study protocol for a prospective cohort study. BMJ Open 9:e032280 (online)

Cantó E, Barro C, Zhao C, Caillier SJ, Michalak Z, Bove R, Tomic D, Santaniello A, Häring DA, Hollenbach J, Henry RG, Cree BAC, Kappos L, Lepperta , David HSL, Benkert P, Oksenberg JR, Kuhle J (2019) Association between serum neurofilament light chain levels and long-term disease course among patients with multiple sclerosis followed up for 12 years. JAMA Neurol 76:1359–1366 (online)

Conen D, Rodondi N, Müller A, Beer JH, Ammann P, Moschovitis G, Auricchio A, Hayoz D, Kobza R, Shah D, Novak J, Schlaepfer J, Di Valentino M, Aeschbacher S, Blum S, Meyre P, Sticherling C, Bonati L, Ehret G, Moutzouri E, Fischer U, Monsch A, Stippich C, Wuerfel J, Sinnecker T, Coslovsky M, Schwenkglenks M, Kuehne M, Osswald S (2019) Relationships of overt and silent brain lesions with cognitive function in patients with atrial fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol 73:989–999 (online)

Dutilh G, Sarafoglou A, Wagenmakers E (2019) Flexible yet fair: blinding analyses in experimental psychology. Synthese (online)

Ellingsgaard H, Seelig E, Timper K, Coslovsky M, Soederlund L, Lyngbaek MP, Albrechtsen NJW, Schmidt-Trucksäss A, Hanssen H, Frey WO, Karstoft K, Pedersen BK, Böni-Schnetzler M, Donath MY (2019) GLP-1 secretion is regulated by IL-6 signalling: a randomised, placebo-controlled study. Diabetologia 63:362–373 (online)

Erb ML, Erlanger TE, Heininger U (2019) Child-parent immunization survey: How well are national immunization recommendations accepted by the target groups? Vaccine X 1:100013 (online)

Fladt J, Hofmann L, Coslovsky M, Imhof A, Seiffge DJ, Polymeris A, Thilemann S, Traenka C, Sutter R, Schaer B, Kaufmann BA, Peters N, Bonati L H, Engelter ST, Lyrer PA, de Marchis GM (2019) Fast-track versus long-term hospitalizations for patients with non-disabling acute ischemic stroke. Eur J Neurol 26:51–75 (online)

Frey SM, Sticherling C, Altmann D, Brenner R, Kühne M, Ammann P, Coslovsky M, Osswald S, Schaer B (2019) The Medtronic Sprint Fidelis® lead history revisited–extended follow-up of passive leads. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 42:1529–1533 (online)

Gross E, Putananickal N, Orsini A, Schmidt S, Vogt DR, Cichon S, Sandor P, Fischer D (2019) Efficacy and safety of exogenous ketone bodies for preventive treatment of migraine: A study protocol for a single-centred, randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind crossover trial. Trials 20:61 (online)

Hafner P, Bonati U, Klein A, Rubino D, Gocheva V, Schmidt S, Schroeder J, Bernert G, Laugel V, Steinlin M, Capone A, Gloor M, Bieri O, Hemkens LG, Speich B, Zumbrunn T, Gueven N, Fischer D (2019) Effect of combination L-Citrulline and Metformin treatment on motor function in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Netw Open 2:e1914171 (online)

Jeger RV, Pfisterer M, Vogt DR, Galatius S, Abildgaard U, Naber C, Alber H, Eberli F, Kurz DJ, Pedrazzini G, Vuilliomenet A, Weilenmann D, Rickli H, Hansen KW, Rickenbacher P, Conen D, Müller C, Osswald S, Gilgen N, Kaiser C (2019) Competing risks of major bleeding and thrombotic events with prasugrel-based dual antiplatelet therapy after stent implantation - an observational analysis from BASKET-PROVE II. PLoS One 14:e0210821 (online)

Kamenova M, Mueller C, Coslovsky M, Guzman R, Mariani L, Soleman J (2019) Low-dose aspirin and burr-hole drainage of chronic subdural hematoma: study protocol for a randomized controlled study. Trials 20:70 (online)

Klatte K, Pauli-Magnus C, Love S, Sydes M, Benkert P, Bruni N, Ewald H, Arnaiz Jimenez P, Bonde MM, Briel M (2019) Monitoring strategies for clinical intervention studies. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (online)

Kozhuharov N, Goudev A, Flores D, Maeder MT, Walter J, Shrestha S, Gualandro DM, de Oliveira Junior MT, Sabti Z, Müller B, Noveanu M, Socrates T, Ziller R, Bayés-Genís A, Sionis A, Simon P, Michou E, Gujer S, Gori T, Wenzel P, Pfister O, Conen D, Kapos I, Kobza R, Rickli H, Breidthardt T, Münzel T, Erne P, Mueller C, for the GALACTIC Investigators (2019) Effect of a strategy of comprehensive vasodilation vs usual care on mortality and heart failure rehospitalization among patients with acute heart failure: the GALACTIC randomized clinical trial. JAMA 322:2292–2302 (online)

Kunz R, von Allmen DY, Marelli R, Hoffmann-Richter U, Jeger J, Mager R, Colomb E, Schaad HJ, Bachmann M, Vogel N, Busse JW, Eichhorn M, Bänziger O, Zumbrunn T, de Boer WEL, Fischer K (2019) The reproducibility of psychiatric evaluations of work disability: two reliability and agreement studies. BMC Psychiatry 19:205 (online)

Mack I, Erlanger T, Lang P, Sinniger P, Perisa D, Heininger U (2019) Dose-dependent effectiveness of acellular pertussis vaccine in infants: A population-based case-control study. Vaccine 38:1444–1449 (online)

Matz D, Teuteberg S, Wiencierz A, Soysal SD, Heizmann O (2019) Do antibacterial skin sutures reduce surgical site infections after elective open abdominal surgery? - Study protocol of a prospective, randomized controlled single center trial. Trials 20 (online)

Monod C, Buechel J, Gisin S, El Ela AA, Vogt DR, Hoesli I (2019) Simulation of an impacted fetal head extraction during cesarean section: description of the creation and evaluation of a new training program. J Perinat Med 47:857–866 (online)

Mujagic E, Hoffmann H, Soysal S, Delko T, Mechera R, Coslovsky M, Zeindler J, Salm L, Marti WR, Weber WP (2019) Teaching in the operating room: A risk for surgical site infections? Am J Su 220:322–327 (online)

Mujagic E, Zeindler J, Coslovsky M, Mueller C, du Fay de Lavallaz J, Jeger R, Kaiser C, Gurke L, Wolff T (2019) Perioperative major adverse cardiac events in urgent femoral artery repair after coronary stenting are less common than previously reported. J Vasc Surg 70:216–223 (online)

Müller MD, von Felten S, Algra A, Becquemin J, Bulbulia R, Calvet D, Eckstein H, Fraedrich G, Halliday A, Hendrikse J, Howard G, Gregson J, Jansen O, Brown MM, Mas J, Brott TG, Ringleb PA, Bonati LH, for the Carotid Stenosis Trialists’ Collaboration (2019) Secular trends in procedural stroke or death risks of stenting versus endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis: a pooled analysis of randomized trials. Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions 12:e007870 (online)

Naegelin Y, Naegelin P, von Felten S, Lorscheider J, Sonder J, Uitdehaag BMJ, Scotti B, Zecca C, Gobbi C, Kappos L, Derfuss T (2019) Association of rituximab treatment with disability progression among patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis. JAMA Neurol 76:274–281 (online)

Plass J, Cattaneo M, Augustin T, Schollmeyer G, Heumann C (2019) Reliable inference in categorical regression analysis for non-randomly coarsened observations. Int Stat Rev 87:580–603 (online)

Polymeris AA, Curtze S, Erdur H, Hametner C, Heldner MR, Groot AE, Zini A, Béjot Y, Dietrich A, Martinez-Majander N, von Rennenberg R, Gumbinger C, Schädelin S, de Marchis GM, Thilemann S, Traenka C, Lyrer PA, Bonati LH, Wegener S, Ringleb PA, Tatlisumak T, Nolte CH, Scheitz JF, Arnold M, Strbian D, Nederkoorn PJ, Gensicke H, Engelter ST, TRISP Collaborators (2019) Intravenous thrombolysis for suspected ischemic stroke with seizure at onset. Ann Neurol 86:770–779 (online)

Popovic M, Timper K, Seelig E, Nordmann T, Erlanger TE, Donath MY, Christ-Crain M (2019) Exercise upregulates copeptin levels which is not regulated by interleukin-1. PLoS One 14:e0217800 (online)

Speich B, Bausch K, Roth JA, Hemkens LG, Ewald H, Vogt DR, Bruni N, Deuster S, Seifert H, Widmer AF (2019) Single-dose versus 3-day cotrimoxazole prophylaxis in transurethral resection or greenlight laser vaporisation of the prostate: study protocol for a multicentre randomised placebo controlled non-inferiority trial (CITrUS trial). Trials 20:142–153 (online)

Urwyler P, Boesing M, Abig K, Cattaneo M, Dieterle T, Zeller A, Bachler H, Markun S, Senn O, Merlo C, Essig S, Ullmer E, Rutishauser J, Schuurmans MM, Leuppi JD (2019) Reduction of corticosteroid use in outpatient treatment of exacerbated COPD - study protocol for a randomized, double-blind, non-inferiority study (the RECUT-trial). Trials 20:727 (online)

Urwyler S, Blum C, Coslovsky M, Mueller B, Schuetz P, Christ-Crain M (2019) Cytokines and cortisol–predictors of treatment response to corticosteroids in community-acquired pneumonia? J Intern Med 286:75–87 (online)

Winzeler B, Cesana-Nigro N, Refardt J, Vogt DR, Imber C, Morin B, Popovic M, Steinmetz M, Sailer CO, Szinnai G, Chifu I, Fassnacht M, Christ-Crain M (2019) Arginine-stimulated copeptin measurements in the differential diagnosis of diabetes insipidus: a prospective diagnostic study. The Lancet 394:587–595 (online)

von Strauss M, Marti WR, Mujagic E, Coslovsky M, Diernberger K, Hall P, Zeindler J, Salm LA, Soysal SD, Mechera R, van Holzen U, Weber WP (2019) The impact of surgical site infections on hospital contribution margin—a European prospective observational cohort study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 40:1374–1379 (online)


Antwi K, Fani M, Heye T, Nicolas G, Rottenburger C, Kaul F, Merkle E, Zech CJ, Boll D, Vogt DR, Gloor B, Christ E, Wild D (2018) Comparison of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor (GLP-1R) PET/CT, SPECT/CT and 3T MRI for the localisation of occult insulinomas: evaluation of diagnostic accuracy in a prospective crossover imaging study. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 45:2318–2327 (online)

Barro C, Benkert P, Disanto G, Tsagkas C, Amann M, Naegelin Y, Leppert D, Gobbi C, Granziera C, Yaldizli Ö, Michalak Z, Wuerfel J, Kappos L, Parmar K, Kuhle J (2018) Serum neurofilament as a predictor of disease worsening and brain and spinal cord atrophy in multiple sclerosis. Brain 141:2382–2391 (online)

Urech C, Grossert A, Alder J, Scherer S, Handschin B, Kasenda B, Borislavova B, Degen S, Erb J, Faessler A, Gattlen L, Schibli S, Werndli C, Gaab J, Berger T, Zumbrunn T, Hess V (2018) Web-based stress management for newly diagnosed patients with cancer (STREAM): a randomized, wait-list controlled intervention study. J Clin Oncol 36:78–788 (online)

Disanto G, Zecca C, MacLachlan S, Sacco R, Handunnetthi L, Meier UC, Simpson A, McDonald L, Rossi A, Benkert P, and Kuhle J, Ramagopalan SV, Gobbi C (2018) Prodromal symptoms of multiple sclerosis in primary care. Ann Neurol 83:1162–1173 (online)

Fenske W, Refardt J, Chifu I, Schnyder I, Winzeler B, Drummond J, Ribeiro-Oliveira Jr A, Drescher T, Bilz S, Vogt DR, Malzahn U, Kroiss M, Christ E, Henzen C, Fischli S, Tönjes A, Mueller B, Schopohl J, Flitsch J, Brabant G, Fassnacht M, Christ-Crain M (2018) A copeptin-based approach in the diagnosis of Diabetes insipidus. N Engl J Med 379:428–439 (online)

Gilgen N, Farah A, Scheller B, Ohlow M, Mangner N, Weilenmann D, Wöhrle J, Jamshidi P, Leibundgut G, Möbius-Winkler S, Zweikler R, Krackhardt F, Butter C, Bruch L, Kaiser C, Hoffmann A, Rickenbacher P, Mueller CuSF, Coslovsky M, Jeger R (2018) Drug‐coated balloons for de novo lesions in small coronary arteries: rationale and design of BASKET‐SMALL 2. Clin Cardiol 41:569–575 (online)

Jeger RV, Farah A, Ohlow M, Mangner N, Möbius-Winkler S, Leibundgut G, Weilenmann D, Wöhrle J, Richter S, Schreiber M, Mahfoud F, Linke A, Stephan F, Mueller C, Rickenbacher P, Coslovsky M, Gilgen N, Osswald S, Kaiser C, Scheller B (2018) Drug-coated balloons for small coronary artery disease (BASKET-SMALL 2): an open-label randomised non-inferiority trial. Lancet 392:849–856 (online)

Kappos EA, Engels PE, Tremp M, Sieber P, von Felten S, Madduri S, zu Schwabedissen MM, Fischmann A, Schaefer DJ, Kalbermatten DF (2018) Denervation leads to volume regression in breast cancer. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 71:833–839 (online)

Klähn S, Bolay P, Wright PR, Atilho RM, Brewer KI, Hagemann M, Breaker RR, Hess WR (2018) A glutamine riboswitch is a key element for the regulation of glutamine synthetase in cyanobacteria. Nucleic Acids Res 46:10082–10094 (online)

Kröll D, Nett PC, Borbély YM, Schädelin S, Bertaggia D, Alberio L, Stirnimann G (2018) The effect of bariatric surgery on the direct oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban: the extension study. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 14:1890–1896 (online)

Lorscheider J, Benkert P, Lienert C, Hänni P, Derfuss T, Kuhle J, Kappos L, Yaldizli Ö (2018) Comparative analysis of natalizumab versus fingolimod as second-line treatment in relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler 24:777–785 (online)

Marbacher S, Grüter B, Schöpf S, Croci D, Nevzati E, D’Alonzo D, Lattmann J, Roth T, Bircher B, Wolfert C, Dutilh G, Fandino J (2018) Systematic review of in vivo animal models of subarachnoid hemorrhage: species, standard parameters, and outcomes. Transl Stroke Res 10:250–258 (online)

Mujagic E, Marti WR, Coslovsky M, Soysal SD, Mechera R, von Strauss M, Zeindler J, Saxer F, Mueller A, Fux CA, Kindler C, Gurke L, Weber WP (2018) Associations of hospital length of stay with surgical site infections. World J Surg 42:1-3888–3896 (online)

Mujagic E, Zeindler J, Coslovsky M, Hoffmann H, Soysal SD, Mechera R, von Strauss M, Delko T, Saxer F, Glaab R, Kraus R, Mueller A, Curti G, Gurke L, Jakob M, Marti WR, Weber WP (2018) The association of surgical drains with surgical site infections - a prospective observational study. Am J Surg 217:17–23 (online)

Müller MD, von Felten S, Algra A, Becquemin JaBMM, Bulbulia R, Calvet D, Eckstein H, Fraedrich G, Halliday A, Hendrikse J, Howard G, Gregson J, Jansen O, Mas J, Brott TG, Ringleb PA, Bonati LH (2018) Immediate and delayed procedural stroke or death in stenting versus endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis. Stroke 49:2715–2722 (online)

Naegelin Y, Rasenack M, Andelova M, von Felten S, Fischer-Barnicol B, Amann M, Mehling M, Kappos L, Sprenger T, Derfuss T (2018) Shortening the washout to 4 weeks when switching from natalizumab to fingolimod and risk of disease reactivation in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler Relat Disord 25:14–20 (online)

Nicolas GP, Schreiter N, Kaul F, Uiters J, Bouterfa H, Kaufmann J, Erlanger TE, Cathomas R, Christ E, Fani M, Wild D (2018) Sensitivity comparison of ⁶⁸Ga-OPS202 and ⁶⁸Ga-DOTATOC PET/CT in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a prospective phase II imaging study. J Nucl Med 59:915–921 (online)

Nikolaidis C, Ming C, Pedrazzani C, van der Horst T, Kaiser-Grolimund A, Ademi Z, Bührer-Landolt R, Bürki N, Caiata-Zufferey M, Champion V, Chappuis PO, Kohler C, Erlanger TE, Graffeo R, Hampel H, Heinimann K, Heinzelmann-Schwarz V, Kurzeder C, Monnerat C, Northouse LL, Pagani O, Probst-Hensch N, Rabaglio M, Schoenau E, Sijbrands EJG, Taborelli M, Urech C, Viassolo V, Wieser S, Katapodi MC, for the CASCADE Consortium (2018) Challenges and opportunities for cancer predisposition cascade screening for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and lynch syndrome in Switzerland: findings from an international workshop. Public Health Genomics 21:121–132 (online)

Polymeris AA, Albert V, Hersberger KE, Engelter ST, Schädelin S, Arnet I, Lyrer PA (2018) Protocol for MAAESTRO: electronic monitoring and improvement of adherence to direct oral anticoagulant treatment–a randomized crossover study of an educational and reminder-based intervention in ischemic stroke patients under polypharmacy. Front Neurol 9:1134 (online)

Raden M, Ali SM, Alkhnbashi OS, Busch A, Costa F, Davis JA, Eggenhofer F, Gelhausen R, Georg J, Heyne S, Hiller M, Kundu K, Kleinkauf R, Lott SC, Mohamed MM, Mattheis A, Miladi M, Richter AS, Will S, Wolff J, Wright PR, Backofen R (2018) Freiburg RNA tools: a central online resource for RNA-focused research and teaching. Nucleic Acids Res 46:w25–w29 (online)

Redling K, Schädelin S, Huhn EA, Hoesli I (2018) Efficacy and safety of misoprostol vaginal insert vs. oral misoprostol for induction of labor. J Perinat Med 47:176–182 (online)

Refardt J, Kling B, Krausert K, Fassnacht M, von Felten S, Christ-Crain M, Fenske W (2018) Impact of chronic hyponatremia on neurocognitive and neuromuscular function. Eur J Clin Invest 48:1–9 (online)

Sandmeier N, Rothschild SI, Rothermundt C, Cathomas R, Schardt J, Berthold D, von Burg P, Müller B, Beyer J, Vogt DR, Stenner F (2018) Pattern of care study in metastatic renal-cell carcinoma in the preimmunotherapy era in Switzerland. Clin Genitourin Cancer 16:e711–e718 (online)

Schifferli A, Holbro A, Chitlur M, Coslovsky M, Imbach P, Donato H, Elalfy M, Graciela E, Grainger J, Holzhauer S, Riccheri C, Rodeghiero F, Ruggeri M, Tamary H, Uglova T, Wu R, Kühne T, for the International Cooperative ITP Study Group (ICIS) (2018) A comparative prospective observational study of children and adults with immune thrombocytopenia: 2-year follow-up. Am J Hematol 93:751–759 (online)

Schmidt T, Pargger H, Seeberger E, Eckhart F, von Felten S, Haberthür C (2018) Effect of high-dose sodium selenite in cardiac surgery patients: a randomized controlled bi-center trial. Clin Nutr 37:1172–1180 (online)

Sexauer R, Weikert T, Mader K, Wicki A, Schädelin S, Stieltjes B, Bremerich J, Sommer G, Sauter AW (2018) Towards more structure: comparing TNM staging completeness and processing time of text-based reports versus fully segmented and annotated PET/CT data of non-small-cell lung cancer. Contrast Media \& Molecular Imaging 2018:5693058 (online)

Winzeler B, da Conceição I, Refardt J, Sailer CO, Dutilh G, Christ-Crain M (2018) Effects of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists on hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in healthy volunteers. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 104:202–208 (online)

von Niederhäusern B, Guyatt GH, Briel M, Pauli-Magnus C (2018) Academic response to improving value and reducing waste: a comprehensive framework for INcreasing QUality In patient-oriented academic clinical REsearch (INQUIRE). PLoS Med 15:e1002580 (online)


Becker C, Achermann S, Rocque M, Kirenko I, Schlack A, Dreher-Hummel T, Zumbrunn T, Bingisser R, Nickel CH (2017) Camera-based measurement of respiratory rates is reliable. Eur J Emerg Med 25:416–422 (online)

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 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)