Frederic Böttcher

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INTRODUCTION Polytrauma patients, who develop organ dysfunction, have often undergone multiple subsequent insults ("hits"). The sequence of organs that show a dysfunction mostly is lung, liver, kidney and heart. The aim of the present study was to investigate whether a second hit after trauma induces organ changes. Furthermore, it was of interest to(More)
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) exerts a variety of positive effects on the immunologic alterations after trauma and sepsis. We therefore measured the therapeutic efficacy of DHEA after cecal ligation and puncture (CLP) on the expression of lymphocyte subpopulations and on the delayed type hypersensitivity (DTH) reaction. Male NMRI-mice were randomly assigned(More)
The Internet is a global network of computers with a broad variety of services and options. Electronic mail (email) is the most frequently used service. For a plastic surgeon, this mode is the fastest and the most cost-effective way of transferring data of any kind. The critical aim of this study was to assess the transfer of confidential data by means of(More)
The internet is a global network of computers with a broad variety of services and options. It offers completely new ways of communication and investigation. At present, this new medium seems to be the final technical revolution in communication. It presents new dimensions which were utopia so far. Electronic mail (e-mail) is the most frequently used(More)
In medical research laboratories, computers and computer-based data collection have become more and more important. For the setup of new experimental studies, the accuracy of preparations and the timely recording of data are crucial for quality management. Because of the manifold tasks during an experiment, it is often necessary to find additional(More)
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