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PD Dr.med. Frank A. Wollenweber

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Institute for Stroke and Dementia Research (ISD) & Dept. of Neurology
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Klinikum Großhadern
Feodor-Lynen-Straße 17, 81377 Munich, Germany

Tel. ++ 49 89 4400-46046
Fax ++ 49 89 4400-46010
frank.wollenweber(at)med.uni-muenchen.de

Publications

 

Klinische Schwerpunkte

 

1. Akute Schlaganfallbehandlung

2. Sekundärprophylaxe neurovaskulärer Erkrankungen

3. Zerebrale Amyloidangiopathie

4. Vaskulär bedingte kognitive Störungen

 

Main Research Topics

 

1. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy

2. Vascular dementia

3. Association between amyloid pathology and stroke

4. CADASIL (Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy with Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy)

 

Selected Literature

 

1. Wollenweber FA, Darr S, Muller C, Duering M, Buerger K, Zietemann V, Malik R, Brendel M, Ertl-Wagner B, Bartenstein P, Rominger A, Dichgans M. Prevalence of Amyloid Positron Emission Tomographic Positivity in Poststroke Mild Cognitive Impairment. Stroke 2016.

2. Wollenweber FA, Hanecker P, Bayer-Karpinska A, Malik R, Bazner H, Moreton F, Muir KW, Muller S, Giese A, Opherk C, Dichgans M, Haffner C, Duering M. Cysteine-sparing CADASIL mutations in NOTCH3 show proaggregatory properties in vitro. Stroke 2015.

3. Wollenweber FA, Zietemann V, Gschwendtner A, Opherk C, Dichgans M. Subclinical hyperthyroidism is a risk factor for poor functional outcome after ischemic stroke. Stroke 2013.

4. Lummel N, Wollenweber FA, Demaerel P, Bochmann K, Malik R, Opherk C, Linn J. Clinical spectrum, underlying etiologies and radiological characteristics of cortical superficial siderosis. J Neurol 2015.

5. Wollenweber FA, Buerger K, Mueller C, Ertl-Wagner B, Malik R, Dichgans M, Linn J, Opherk C. Prevalence of cortical superficial siderosis in patients with cognitive impairment. J Neurol 2014.

6. Linn J, Wollenweber FA, Lummel N, Bochmann K, Pfefferkorn T, Gschwendtner A, Bruckmann H, Dichgans M, Opherk C. Superficial siderosis is a warning sign for future intracranial hemorrhage. J Neurol 2013.

7. Wollenweber FA, Zietemann V, Rominger A, Opherk C, Bayer-Karpinska A, Gschwendtner A, Coloma Andrews L, Burger K, Duering M, Dichgans M. The Determinants of Dementia After Stroke (DEDEMAS) Study: protocol and pilot data. Int J Stroke 2014.

8. Bayer-Karpinska A, Lutz J, Birnbaum T, Dieterich M, Wollenweber FA. Severe MCA stroke without MCA occlusion? Thrombectomy uncovers accessory middle cerebral artery. Neurology 2015.

9. Duering M, Righart R, Wollenweber FA, Zietemann V, Gesierich B, Dichgans M. Acute infarcts cause focal thinning in remote cortex via degeneration of connecting fiber tracts. Neurology 2015.

10.Wollenweber FA, Remi J, Bauer A, Theiss H, Massberg S, Patzig M, Faber C, Dieterich M, Janssen H. Thrombectomy recovers an aortic wall fragment from middle cerebral artery immediately after TAVI. Neurology 2016.

 

Methods

 

1. prospective observational multicentric studies (e.g. DEMDAS, SUSPECT-CAA)

2. clinical trials registry (z.B. German Stroke Registry)

 

Team Members

 

Cihan Catak, Anna Kopcak, Steffen Tiedt, Vera Zietemann

 

Cooperation with

 

Prof. Dr. Jennifer Linn, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

Prof. Dr. Matthias Endres, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Prof. Dr. Gabor Petzold, Neurologische Klinik, Universitätsklinikum Bonn

Prof. Dr. Inga Zerr, Georg-August Universität Göttingen

Prof. Dr. med. Axel Rominger, Klinik und Poliklinik für Nuklearmedizin, LMU

Andreas Charidimou , MD, MSc, PhD, MGH, Harvard Medical School, Boston, US

 
 

Anschrift

Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik & Deutsches Schwindel- und Gleichgewichtszentrum DSGZ
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Klinikum Großhadern, Marchioninistraße 15
D-81377 München

Direktorin:
Univ.Prof. Dr. med. Marianne Dieterich, FANA, FEAN
direktion.neurologie
(at)med.uni-muenchen.de

Telefonzentrale
Tel. (089) 4400-0