H. Menneking

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OBJECTIVE This clinical study examined the quality of life of face-disabled patients who had received a facial prosthesis. PATIENTS AND METHODS The examination of the 58 patients was performed using different questionnaires. For the evaluation of the subjective health-related quality of life an instrument constructed by the WHO was used (WHOQOQL-Bref).(More)
In a patient with progressive ophthalmological problems, including uncontrolled intraocular pressure related to a cavernous sinus dural arteriovenous fistula, urgent intervention may be necessary to prevent permanent visual loss. We report a case in which inadequate transarterial embolisation and lack of access for transvenous catheterisation, including a(More)
In der vorliegenden klinischen Querschnittsstudie wurde die Lebensqualität von gesichtsversehrten Patienten untersucht, die mit einer Epithese versorgt worden waren. Die Untersuchung der 58 Patienten wurde mithilfe validierter Fragebögen durchgeführt. Zur Erfassung der subjektiven gesundheitsbezogenen Lebensqualität wurde ein von der WHO erstelltes(More)
In a computed tomographic study, 56 patients with facial defects were examined to assess the availability of bone for extraoral Brånemark implants (3 or 4 mm long, 3.75 mm diameter) to bear facial prostheses. Bone depths were determined in the auriculotemporal (2-8 mm), infraorbital (0-10 mm), lateroorbital (8-14 mm), supraorbital (1-14 mm) and medioorbital(More)
Die dauerhafte und erfolgreiche Versorgung von Gesichtsdefekten mit knochenverankerten Epithesen erfordert die tägliche Reinigung der Epithese, der Suprakonstruktion und der periimplantären Region. So bleibt die Problemzone um das Implantat gesund und entzündungsfrei. Geeignete Pflegekonzepte und Hilfsmittel stehen zur Verfügung. The long-term and(More)
A patient with recurrent ameloblastoma extending into the skull base is presented. An interdisciplinary treatment strategy is described, which included proper diagnosis by computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans and radical resection of the tumor in cooperation with the neurosurgeon, followed by reconstruction with microsurgical(More)
The unusual case of a mandibular arteriovenous malformation in a patient with severe hemophilia A and hepatitis C is reported. Supplementary substitution of various coagulation factors allowed direct puncture and intralesional injection of a liquid adhesive, resulting in complete anatomic and clinical cure without peri- or postoperative bleeding.(More)
The surgical technique, indications, and results of the infrahyoid muscle flap are presented. This flap is fed by the superior thyroid vessels and innervated by the ansa cervicalis. The flap is indicated in case of medium-sized defects in the floor of the mouth, the tongue, the buccal mucosa, and the lateral pharyngeal wall. The advantages of the technique(More)
INTRODUCTION Distraction osteogenesis (DO) has been applied to the field of craniomaxillofacial surgery for more than two decades. Although relevant factors for successful distraction osteogenesis are well known there are ongoing controversies about indications and limitations of the method and there is still a lack of evidence based data. Since 2003 the(More)