Cure MSA

Country specific patient information

Marburg

Principal investigator:
Prof. Wolfgang Oertel

Philipps-University Marburg
Department of Neurology
Rudolf-Bultmann-Straße 8
D-35033 Marburg
oertelw(at)mailer.uni-marburg.de

Expertise of the participating organisation:

The group has a strong clinical background in diagnosis, clinical differential diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson and MSA-Patients. Prof. Oertel and his group have long-term experience in research on neuroprotective agents, pharmacology, neuroimaging , autonomic testing, and pharmacoeconomics. The participating organisation will provide the network system for electronic data management.


Recent publications relevant to the EMSA-SG:

 

Oertel W, Poewe W, Wolters E, De Deyn PP, Emre M, Kirsch C, et al. Effects of rivastigmine on tremor and other motor symptoms in patients with Parkinson's disease dementia: a retrospective analysis of a double-blind trial and an open-label extension. Drug Saf 2008; 31: 79-94. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=18095748

 

Stamelou M, Reuss A, Pilatus U, Magerkurth J, Niklowitz P, Eggert KM, et al. Short-term effects of coenzyme Q(10) in progressive supranuclear palsy: A randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Mov Disord 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=18464278

 

Oertel WH, Wolters E, Sampaio C, Gimenez-Roldan S, Bergamasco B, Dujardin M, et al. Pergolide versus levodopa monotherapy in early Parkinson's disease patients: The PELMOPET study. Mov Disord 2006; 21: 343-53. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16211594

 

Meindorfner C, Korner Y, Moller JC, Stiasny-Kolster K, Oertel WH, Kruger HP. Driving in Parkinson's disease: mobility, accidents, and sudden onset of sleep at the wheel. Mov Disord 2005; 20: 832-42. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=15726539

 

Spottke AE, Reuter M, Machat O, Bornschein B, von Campenhausen S, Berger K, et al. Cost of illness and its predictors for Parkinson's disease in Germany. Pharmacoeconomics 2005; 23: 817-36. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=16097843

 

Oertel WH, Wachter T, Quinn NP, Ulm G, Brandstadter D. Reduced genital sensitivity in female patients with multiple system atrophy of parkinsonian type. Mov Disord 2003; 18: 430-2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=12671951