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  • Matthias W. Lorenz, Hugh S Markus, Michiel L. Bots, Maria Rosvall, Matthias Sitzer
  • Medicine
  • Circulation
  • 2007 (First Publication: 30 January 2007)
  • Background— Carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is increasingly used as a surrogate marker for atherosclerosis. Its use relies on its ability to predict future clinical cardiovascular end points. WeExpand
  • Michael Daffertshofer, Achim Gass, +6 authors Michael Hennerici
  • Medicine
  • Stroke
  • 2005 (First Publication: 1 July 2005)
  • Background— Clinical studies using ultrasound at diagnostic frequencies in transcranial Doppler devices provided encouraging results in enhancing thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator (tPA)Expand
  • Matthias W. Lorenz, Stefan von Kegler, Helmuth Steinmetz, Hugh S Markus, Matthias Sitzer
  • Medicine
  • Stroke
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 January 2006)
  • Background and Purpose— Carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is an independent predictor of vascular events in age groups >45 years. However, there is little information about the predictive value ofExpand
  • Matthias W. Lorenz, Carolin Schaefer, Helmuth Steinmetz, Matthias Sitzer
  • Medicine
  • European heart journal
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 August 2010)
  • AIMS Carotid intima media thickness (cIMT) is an intermediate phenotype of early atherosclerosis that independently predicts vascular events. It is often suggested that cIMT be used as a screeningExpand
    Background and Purpose— Carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) progression rates are increasingly used as an intermediate outcome for vascular risk. The carotid bifurcation (BIF) and internal carotidExpand
  • Christian Foerch, Ingo Curdt, +7 authors Matthias Sitzer
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 February 2006)
  • Background: Biomarkers of stroke are an evolving field of clinical research. A serum marker which can differentiate between haemorrhagic and ischaemic stroke in the very early phase would help toExpand
  • Christian Foerch, Josef M. Lang, +5 authors Kirn R. Kessler
  • Medicine
  • Journal of neurosurgery
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 August 2004)
  • OBJECT Whether decompressive hemicraniectomy is an appropriate treatment for space-occupying middle cerebral artery (MCA) infarction is still a controversial issue. Previous studies are in agreementExpand