Matthias F. J. Hofer

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UNLABELLED Quality of life (QoL) in head and neck cancer patients has been of increasing interest for some years. Unfortunately, only poor data exist regarding the impact of professional psychological support on QoL. OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to investigate psychological aspects of QoL as well as the potential need for additional(More)
OBJECTIVE Sleep disturbance is reported to be frequent in epilepsy. The role of comorbidity, which is frequently accompanied by sleep disturbance, has not been investigated. The present study assessed sleep disorders and circadian rhythm in patients with epilepsy, in whom relevant comorbidity was carefully excluded. METHODS Two hundred patients with(More)
PURPOSE We aimed to evaluate a standardized ultrasonography (US) algorithm for the visualization of pathologic para-aortic tissue in retroperitoneal fibrosis (RPF). MATERIALS AND METHODS Thirty-five patients with lumbar RPF of typical extent, as determined by abdominal magnetic resonance imaging, were included. Examinations were conducted using(More)
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