Neurochirurgie

Wissenschaftliche Tätigkeit der Klinik für Neurochirurgie

Die modernen Entwicklungen in der Neurochirurgie fordern heute lebenslanges Lernen. Die Teilnahme der Ärzte an wissenschaftlichen Kongressen und die Beteiligung an Veröffentlichungen in medizinischen Fachzeitschriften dienen der  Weiterentwicklung, um unseren Patienten einen Zugang zu den neuesten Behandlungsmethoden zu schaffen.

Veröffentlichungen

  • 2021

    Surgical treatment of solitary intradural extramedullary spinal cord metastases from solid cancers of non-neurogenic origin. A multicenter study.
    Gazzeri R, Telera S, Galarza M, Callovini GM, Sperduti I, Alfieri A.
    J Neurooncol. 2021 Jul 13.
    PMID: 34255272 / DOI: 10.1007/s11060-021-03804-9.

    Eponyms of cranial neurosurgical instruments: an international collaboration to optimize the field of neurosurgery.
    Strulak L, Gronki F, Shariat K, Schöni D, Alfieri A.
    World Neurosurg. 2021 Jun 23:S1878-8750(21)00904-9.
    PMID: 34174453 / DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2021.06.073

    Introduction and reproducibility of an updated practical grading system for lumbar foraminal stenosis based on high-resolution MR imaging.
    Sartoretti E, Wyss M, Alfieri A, Binkert CA, Erne C, Sartoretti-Schefer S, Sartoretti T.
    Sci Rep. 2021 Jun 7;11(1):12000
    PMID: 34099833 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-91462-2

    Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international prospective cohort study.
    COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative.
    Anaesthesia. 2021 Jun;76(6):748-758.
    First published: Epub 2021 Mar 9.
    PMID: 33690889 / DOI: 10.1111/anae.15458

    Embryological development of the human cranio-facial arterial system: a pictorial review.
    Bertulli L; Robert T.
    Surg Radiol Anat. 2021 Jun;43(6):961-973.
    First published: Epub 2021 Jan 25
    PMID: 33492439 / DOI: 10.1007/s00276-021-02684-y

    OPALS: A New Osimertinib Adjunctive Treatment of Lung Adenocarcinoma or Glioblastoma Using Five Repurposed Drugs.
    Kast RE, Halatsch ME, Rosell R.
    Cells. 2021 May 10;10(5):1148.
    PMID: 34068720 / PMCID: PMC8151869 / DOI: 10.3390/cells10051148

    What Animal Cancers teach us about Human Biology.
    Kattner P, Zeiler K, Herbener VJ, Ferla-Brühl K, Kassubek R, Grunert M, Burster T, Brühl O, Weber AS, Strobel H, Karpel-Massler G, Ott S, Hagedorn A, Tews D, Schulz A, Prasad V, Siegelin MD, Nonnenmacher L, Fischer-Posovszky P, Halatsch ME, Debatin KM, Westhoff MA.
    Theranostics. 2021 May 3;11(14):6682-6702
    PMID: 34093847 / PMCID: PMC8171098 / DOI: 10.7150/thno.56623

    Diffusion-weightedMRI of ischemic stroke at 3T: Value of synthetic b-values.
    Sartoretti T, Sartoretti E, Wyss M, Mannil M, van Smoorenburg L, EichenbergerB, Reischauer C, Alfieri A, Binkert C, Sartoretti-Schefer S.
    Br J Radiol. 2021 May 1;94(1121):20200869
    First published: Epub 2021 Feb 17.
    PMID: 33596102 / DOI: 10.1259/bjr.20200869

    SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study.
    COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative.
    Br J Surg. 2021 Mar 24:znab101.
    Epub ahead of print.
    PMID: 33761533 / PMCID: PMC7995808 / DOI: 10.1093/bjs/znab101

    A Case Report of Symptomatic Gluteal Subcutaneous Heterotopic Ossifications with Persistent Sciatic Pain.
    Gronki F, Strulak L, Wahl P, Alfieri A.
    Clin Surg. 2021; 6: 3106
    Published: 10 Mar, 2021
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    Spondylodiszitis und epiduraler Abszess [Spondylodiscitis and epidural abscesses].
    Rotzinger R, Omidi R, Gebhard H, Shariat K, Ahlhelm F.
    Radiologe. 2021 Feb 11. German. doi: 10.1007/s00117-021-00814-6.

    Surgical treatment of intramedullary spinal cord metastases: functional outcome and complications-a multicenter study.
    Gazzeri R, Telera S, Galarza M, Callovini GM, Isabella S, Alfieri A.
    Neurosurg Rev. 2021 Feb 9.
    Epub ahead of print.
    PMID: 33564982 / DOI: 10.1007/s10143-021-01491-8

    Incidence and Outcome of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: The Swiss Study on Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (Swiss SOS).
    Schatlo B, Fung C, Stienen MN, Fathi AR, Fandino J, Smoll NR, Zumofen D, Daniel RT, Burkhardt JK, Bervini D, Marbacher S, Reinert M, D Alonzo D, Ahlborn P, Mendes Pereira V, Roethlisberger M, Seule M, Kerkeni H, Remonda L, Weyerbrock A, Woernle K, Venier A, Perren F, Sailer M, Robert T, Rohde V, Schöni D, Goldberg J, Nevzati E, Diepers M, Gralla J, Z’Graggen W, Starnoni D, Woernle C, Maldaner N, Kulcsar Z, Mostaguir K, Maduri R, Eisenring C, Bernays R, Ferrari A, Dan-Ura H, Finkenstädt S, Gasche Y, Sarrafzadeh A, Jakob SM, Corniola M, Baumann F, Regli L, Levivier M, Hildebrandt G, Landolt H, Mariani L, Guzman R, Beck J, Raabe A, Keller E, Bijlenga P, Schaller K.
    Stroke. 2021 Jan;52(1):344-347.
    PMID: 33272133 DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.029538

    Current patterns of practice in spinal fusion for chronic low back pain-results from a survey at the German Spine Societies’ Annual Congress 2018.
    Baschera D, Syrianos S, Samel C, Alfieri A, Westermann L.
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2021 Jan 6. doi: 10.1007/s00701-020-04691-1.

  • 2020

    Spondylodiszitis der Halswirbelsäule.
    Kucsora N., Alfieri A.
    Der informierte@arzt 05 / 20, DOI: 10.23785/ARZT.2020.05.001

    Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Palsy after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion – Prevalence and Risk Factors.
    Huschbeck A, Knoop M, Gahleitner A, Koch S, Schrom T, Stoffel M, Alfieri A, Dengler J.
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg; 2020 Nov;81(6):508-512. DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1710351, PMID: 32777828

    Severity and predictors of head injury due to bicycle accidents in Western Australia.
    Baschera D, Lawless A, Roeters R, Frysch CWS, Zellweger R.
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Oct 28.

    Quality of life and functional outcomes after surgery for spinal metastases: Results of a cohort study.
    Westermann L, Eysel P, Luge H, Olivier A, Oikonomidis S, Baschera D, Zarghooni K.
    Technol Health Care. 2020;28(3):303-314.

    Clinical feasibility of ultrafast intracranial vessel imaging with non-Cartesian spiral 3D time-of-flight MR angiography at 1.5T: An intra-individual comparison study.
    Sartoretti T, Sartoretti E, Schwenk Á, van Smoorenburg L, Mannil M, Euler A, Becker A, Alfieri A, Najafi A, Binkert C, Wyss M, Sartoretti-Schefer S.
    PLoS One; 2020 Apr; PMID: 32348366; PMCID: PMC7190165; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0232372

    EANS Young Neurosurgeons and EANS Training Committee. Procedures performed during neurosurgery residency in Europe.
    Stienen MN, Freyschlag CF, Schaller K, Meling T.
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Oct;162(10):2303-2311.

    Clinical Outcome of Dorsal Cervical C1-C2 Fusion Using C1 Lateral Mass Screws, C2 Lamina Screws, and  Interarcual Bone Graft Technique.
    Tosic L, Baschera D, Oberle J, Golubovic J, Alfieri A.
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2020 May;81(3):200-206.

  • 2019

    Clinical Outcome of Dorsal Cervical C1-C2 Fusion Using C1 Lateral Mass Screws, C2 Lamina Screws, and Interarcual Bone Graft Technique.
    Tosic L, Baschera D, Oberle J, Golubovic J, Alfieri A.
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2019 Nov 19.

    Decompression and Dynamic Transpedicular Stabilization Using Polyetheretherketone Rods and Pedicle Screws vs. Decompression Alone for Single-Level Spinal Canal Stenosis with Listhesis: A Retrospective Case-Control Study.
    Tosic L, Baschera D, Oberle J, Alfieri A.
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2019 Nov;80(6):454-459.

    Quality of life and functional outcomes after surgery for spinal metastases: Results of a cohort study.
    Westermann L, Eysel P, Luge H, Olivier A, Oikonomidis S, Baschera D, Zarghooni K.
    Technol Health Care. 2019 Sep 20.

    Comparison of the Incidence and Severity of Traumatic Brain Injury Caused by Electrical Bicycle and Bicycle Accidents: A Retrospective Cohort Study From a Swiss Level I Trauma Center.
    Baschera D, Jäger D, Preda R, Z’Graggen WJ, Raabe A, Exadaktylos AK, Hasler RM.
    World Neurosurg. 2019 Jun;126:e1023-e1034.

    Degenerative intervertebral disc processes: Current aspects of diagnosis.
    Ahlhelm F, Naumann N, Maher A, Shariat K, Ulmer S.
    Radiologe. 2019 Oct;59(10):925-938.

  • 2018

    Tumor-to-tumor metastasis of lung adenocarcinoma into a spinal intradural solitary fibrous tumor: a case report.
    Tosic L, Baschera D, Jentsch B, Feuerstein T, Alfieri A.
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2018 Dec;160(12):2393-2396

    Self-evaluation of present clinical skills by medical students in the years 3 to 6 – a pilot study in four European countries.
    Westermann L, Zisimidou B, Simons M, Zellweger R, Baschera D.
    GMS J Med Educ. 2018 Aug 15;35(3):Doc36.

    Bevacizumab may improve quality of life, but not overall survival in  glioblastoma: an epidemiological study.
    Gramatzki D, Roth P, Rushing EJ, Weller J, Andratschke N, Hofer S, Korol D, Regli L, Pangalu A, Pless M, Oberle J, Bernays R, Moch H, Rohrmann S, Weller M.
    Ann Oncol. 2018 Jun 1;29(6):1431-1436.

    Perioperative Use of Anticoagulant and Platelet-inhibiting Medications for Elective Spine Surgery: Results of a Nationwide Survey.
    Baschera D, Oberle J, Grubhofer F, Schmid SL.
    J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2018 Sep;79(5):398-407

    The Influence of Parkinson Disease on Lumbar Decompression Surgery: A Retrospective Case control Study.
    Westermann L, Eysel P, Hantscher J, Baschera D, Simons M, Herren C, Zarghooni  K, Siewe J.
    World Neurosurg. 2017 Dec;108:513-518.

    Treatment Standards for Chronic Subdural Hematoma: Results from a Survey in Austrian, German, and Swiss Neurosurgical Units.
    Baschera D, Tosic L, Westermann L, Oberle J, Alfieri A.
    World Neurosurg. 2018 Aug;116:e983-e995.

    Computer tomography-based morphometric analysis of the cervical spine pedicles C3-C7.
    Westermann L, Spemes C, Eysel P, Simons M, Scheyerer MJ, Siewe J, Baschera D.
    Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2018 Apr;160(4):863-871

    Successful Strategies for Dealing With Infected, Custom-Made Hydroxyapatite Cranioplasty.
    Zanotti B, Zingaretti N, Verlicchi A, Alfieri A, Parodi PC.
    J  Craniofac Surg. 2018 Jul;29(5):1127-1131.

    Clinical Use and Hemostatic Application of Gelatin.
    Gazzeri R., Galarza M., Morabito M., Alfieri A.
    In: Thakur V., Thakur M. (eds) Polymer Gels. Gels Horizons: From Science to Smart Materials. Springer, Singapore (2018)

    Glioblastoma in the era of bevacizumab: An epidemiological study in the Canton of Zurich, Switzerland, 2010-2014
    Gramatzki  D, Roth P, Rushing E J, Weller J, Andratschke N, Hofer S, Korol D, Regli L, Pangalu S, Pless M, Oberle J, Bernays R, Moch H, Rohrmann S, Weller M.
    Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2018 36, no. 15_suppl

    Intracranial cystic lesions Radiologe.
    Ahlhelm F, Shariat K, Götschi S, Ulmer S.
    2018 Feb;58(2):120-131.

  • 2017

    The Influence of Parkinson Disease on Lumbar Decompression Surgery: A Retrospective Case Control Study.
    Westermann L, Eysel P, Hantscher J, Baschera D, Simons M, Herren C, Zarghooni K, Siewe J.
    World Neurosurg. 2017 Dec; 108:513-518.

    Perioperative use of anticoagulant and platelet-inhibiting medications for elective spine surgery: Results of a nationwide survey.
    Baschera D, Oberle J, Grubhofer F, Schmid SL.
    Accepted for publication Journal of Neurological Surgery- Part A – accepted for publication 09/2017.

    Controversies about Interspinous Process Devices in the Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spine Diseases: Past, Present, and Future”.
    Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfieri A.
    Biomed Res Int. 2017; 2017:1504316.

    Biosurgical Hemostatic Agents in Neurosurgical Intracranial Procedures.
    Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Callovini G, Alfieri A.
    Surg Technol Int. 2017 Feb 7;30:468-476.

    Familial Colloid Cyst of the Third Ventricle in Monozygotic Twins. (2017)
    Yaish M, Török L, Zanotti B, Alfieri A.
    J Neurol Stroke 6(6): 00219.

    Ulmer Intrakranielle zystische Läsionen. Radiologe (2017).
    F. Ahlhelm, Shariat K, S. Götschi, S.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s00117-017-0322-z

    Incidence and severity of head injury due to E-bike accidents compared to normal bicycle accidents.
    Baschera D, Tosic L, Oberle J.
    Abstract published in Journal of Neurological Surgery –Part A; Joint Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery(SSNS), the Swiss Society of Neuroradiology (SSNR) together with the Association of Neurosurgical nursing staff Switzerland (IG-NOPPS), 8-9 June, 2017 Bern, Switzerland.

Präsentationen an Kongressen

  • 2017

    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Wirbelsäule (DWG) Jahrestagung, Stuttgart 29-30.11.2017

    • Lumbale Dekompressionsoperationen bei Morbus Parkinson – eine retrospektive Fall-Kontroll-Studie
      L. Westermann, J. Hantscher, P. Eysel, D. Baschera, M. Simons, K. Zarghooni, J. Siewe

    Kurs für Neurochirurgen, Rom, 23-24.11.2017

    • Focus on Cranioplasty. Cranioplasty, pitfalls and solutions. Cranioplastiche Terapeutiche, Meet the experts and compare with them.
      A. Alfieri / Chairman

    17th European Congress of Neurosurgery, European Association of Neurosurgical Societies, Venice 1-5.11.2017

    • Intracerebral and subarachnoid haemorrhage due to the rupture of a small peripheral aneurysm of the left pericallosa artery. Which role plays the DSA?
      J. Parsche, A. Adelsberger, L. Török, R. Gazzeri, A. Alfieri
    • Early clinical experiences with the Fiagon spinal electromagnetic navigation.
      F. Seidel, L. Török, R. Gazzeri, A. Patrona, M. Yaish, A. Elhuni, A. Alfieri
    • Meningioma mimicking a chronic subdural hematoma.
      J. Parsche, F. Seidel, L. Török, A. Adelsberger, F. Ferri, A. Alfieri
    • Obersteiner-Redlich Zone of the Nervus Intermedius and its Implications for the Microsurgical Treatment of the Nervus Intermedius Neuralgia.
      L. Török , J. Fleischhammer , R. Gazzeri , A. Alfieri
    • Crossed Leg Sign (CLS) as a favorable consciousness prognostic outcome indicator after severe stroke and vegetative state.
      B. Zanotti, A. Verlicchi, A. Alfieri
    • Colloid Cyst of the third ventricle with acute hydrocephalus in monozygotic twins – a rare case.
      M. Yaish , L. Török , F. Seidel , A. Patrona , J. Parsche , A. Alfieri
    • Microsurgical anatomy, electrophysiology, and clinical functions of the nervus intermedius. Consequences for the vestibular schwannoma surgery.
      A. Alfieri
    • Treatment of chronic subdural haematoma – cross sectional study of clinical standards in Austrian, german and Swiss neurosurgergical units.
      Baschera D., Tosic L., Oberle J.
    • Neurosurgical simulation and psychometric assessment: can we train better neurosurgeons?
      A. Perin, D. Baschera

    Joint Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery (SSNS), the Swiss Society of Neuroradiology (SSNR) together with the Association of Neurosurgical nursing staff Switzerland (IG-NOPPS), 8-9 June, 2017 Bern, Switzerland

    • Incidence and severity of head injury due to E-bike accidents compared to normal bicycle accidents. Abstract published in Journal of Neurological Surgery –Part A
      Baschera D., Tosic L., Oberle J.
    • Dorsal cervical C1/C2 Fusion using C1 lateral mass-, C2 lamina screws and interarcual bone graft-Case series
      Baschera D., Tosic L., Oberle J.