2017

Thermal ablation of thyroid nodules: are radiofrequency ablation, microwave ablation and high intensity focused ultrasound equally safe and effective methods?
Korkusuz Y, Gröner D, Raczynski N, Relin O, Kingeter Y, Grünwald F, Happel C.
Eur Radiol. 2017 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]

Further Investigation on High-intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Treatment for Thyroid Nodules: Effectiveness Related to Baseline Volumes.
Sennert M, Happel C, Korkusuz Y, Grünwald F, Polenz B, Gröner D.
Acad Radiol. 2017 Aug 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Minimally invasive local ablative therapies in combination with radioiodine therapy in benign thyroid disease: preparation, feasibility and efficiency - preliminary results.
Mader A, Mader OM, Gröner D, Korkusuz Y, Ahmad S, Grünwald F, Kranert WT, Happel C.
Int J Hyperthermia. 2017 May 5:1-10. [Epub ahead of print]

Comparison of Mono- and Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation in Benign Thyroid Disease.
Korkusuz Y, Mader A, Gröner D, Ahmad S, Mader OM, Grünwald F, Happel C.
World J Surg. 2017 May 4. doi: 10.1007/s00268-017-4039-y. [Epub ahead of print]

Vergleich verschiedener Verfahren zur Thermoablation von Schilddrüsenknoten
Raczynski N, Korkusuz Y, Gröner D, Relin O, Kingeter Y, Grünwald F, Happel C.
Nuklearmedizin 2017; 56: A16

Behandlungsoption für benigne Schilddrüsenknoten: Bipolare Radiofrequenzablation in Kombination mit der multiple overlapping shot technique (MOST) – Effektivität anhand der Volumenreduktion nach 3 Monaten
Kohlhase K, Korkusuz Y, Gröner D, Happel C, Korkusuz H, Erbelding C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 2017; 56: A16

Vergleich der Effektivität gekühlter und ungekühlter Mikrowellenablation von Schilddrüsenknoten
Mader OM, Mader A, Happel C, Grünwald F, Korkusuz H.
Nuklearmedizin 2017; 56: A67

Diagnostik nach perkutaner Mikrowellenablation von Schilddrüsenknoten
Klebe J, Korkusuz H, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 2017; 56: A67

Vergleich von mono- und bipolarer Radiofrequenzablation zur Thermoablation gutartiger Schilddrüsenerkrankungen
Mader A, Happel C, Mader OM, Grünwald F, Korkusuz H.
Nuklearmedizin 2017; 56: A67

Comparative study evaluating the efficiency of cooled and uncooled single-treatment MWA in thyroid nodules after a 3-month follow up.
Mader OM, Tanha NF, Mader A, Happel C, Korkusuz Y, Grünwald F.
Eur J Radiol Open. 2017 Feb 5;4:4-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ejro.2017.01.004.

2016

Cooled microwave ablation of thyroid nodules: Initial experience.
Korkusuz Y, Mader OM, Kromen W, Happel C, Ahmad S, Gröner D, Koca M, Mader A, Grünwald F, Korkusuz H.
Eur J Radiol. 2016 Nov;85(11):2127-2132. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2016.09.019.

Combination of radioiodine therapy and ultrasound-guided percutaneus radiofrequency ablation in benign thyroid disease
Mader A, Happel C, Korkusuz H, Grünwald F, Kranert WT
Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging (2016) 43 (Suppl 1):S379-380

Microwave Ablation of Symptomatic Benign Thyroid Nodules: Energy Requirement per ml Volume Reduction.
Korkusuz Y, Kohlhase K, Gröner D, Erbelding C, Luboldt W, Happel C, Ahmad S, Vogl TJ, Gruenwald F.
Rofo. 2016 Nov;188(11):1054-1060.

Bipolar radiofrequency ablation of benign thyroid nodules using a multiple overlapping shot technique in a 3-month follow-up. 
Kohlhase KD, Korkusuz Y, Gröner D, Erbelding C, Happel C, Luboldt W, Grünwald F.
Int J Hyperthermia. 2016 Apr 28:1-6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27126512.

Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation of Benign Symptomatic Thyroid Nodules: Initial experience with Bipolar Radiofrequency.
Korkusuz Y, Erbelding C, Kohlhase K, Luboldt W, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Rofo. 2015 Dec 29. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26713416.

2015

Combination of Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Microwave Ablation and Radioiodine Therapy in Benign Thyroid Disease: A 3-Month Follow-Up Study.
Korkusuz H, Happel C, Koch DA, Gruenwald F.
Rofo. 2015 Nov 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Localized Thyroid Tissue Ablation by High Intensity Focused Ultrasound: Volume Reduction, Effects on Thyroid Function and Immune Response.
Korkusuz H, Sennert M, Fehre N, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Rofo. 2015 Nov;187(11):1011-1015

Percutaneous microwave ablation of thyroid nodules: effects on thyroid function and antibodies.
Heck K, Happel C, Grünwald F, Korkusuz H.
Int J Hyperthermia. 2015 Apr 29:1-8. [Epub ahead of print]

Volume reduction of benign thyroid nodules 3 months after a single treatment with high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU).
Korkusuz H, Fehre N, Sennert M, Happel C, Grünwald F.
J Ther Ultrasound. 2015 Mar 4;3:4. doi: 10.1186/s40349-015-0024-9. eCollection 2 2015.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Elastography and Scintigraphic Imaging After Thermal Microwave Ablation of Thyroid Nodules.
Korkusuz H, Happel C, Klebe J, Ackermann H, Grünwald F.
Rofo. 2015 Jan 16. [Epub ahead of print]

Combination of ultrasound guided percutaneous microwave ablation and radioiodine therapy in benign thyroid diseases. A suitable method to reduce the 131I activity and hospitalization time?
Happel C, Korkusuz H, Koch DA, Grünwald F, Kranert WT.
Nuklearmedizin. 2015 Jan 14;54(2). [Epub ahead of print]

Ablation von Schilddrüsenknoten durch HIFU (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound): Effekte auf die Schilddrüsenfunktion und Durchführbarkeit bei heißen und kalten Knoten
Sennert M, Fehre N, Korkusuz H, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 54(2); 2015: A80-A81

Übertragbarkeit der Ablationseigenschaften mittels Radiofrequenztherapie am direkten Vergleich zwischen ex-vivo durchgeführten Ablationen am Lebergewebe und menschlichem Schilddrüsengewebe
Kohlhase K, Erbelding C, Korkusuz H, Schomerus C, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 54(2); 2015: A80

Einsatz von funktioneller Bildgebung mit Tc-99m-Pertechnetat und Tc-99m-MIBI zur Evaluation der perkutanen Mikrowellenablation benigner Schilddrüsenknoten
Heck K, Korkusuz H, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 54(2); 2015: A80

Kombination von ultraschallgesteuerter perkutaner Mikrowellenablation mit Radiojodtherapie zur Behandlung benigner Schilddrüsenkrankheiten – Eine geeignete Methode zur Reduktion von 131I Therapieaktivität und Krankenhausliegedauer?
Koch DA, Happel C, Korkusuz H, Kranert WT, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 54(2); 2015: A107-A108

2014

Combination of ultrasound guided percutaneous microwave ablation and radioiodine therapy for treatment of hyper- and hypofunctioning thyroid nodule
Happel C, Korkusuz H, Kranert WT, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin. 2014 Dec 8;53(6):N48-9.

Percutaneous microwave ablation of benign thyroid nodules. Functional imaging in comparison to nodular volume reduction at a 3-month follow-up.
Korkusuz H, Nimsdorf F, Happel C, Ackermann H, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin. 2014 Nov 26;54(1). [Epub ahead of print]

Visualization of tissue alterations in thyroid nodules after microwave ablation: sonographic versus scintigraphic imaging.
Klebe J, Happel C, Grünwald F, Korkusuz H.
Nucl Med Commun. 2015 Mar;36(3):260-7.

Local thyroid tissue ablation by high-intensity focused ultrasound: effects on thyroid function and first human feasibility study with hot and cold thyroid nodules.
Korkusuz H, Sennert M, Fehre N, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Int J Hyperthermia. 2014 Nov;30(7):480-5. doi: 10.3109/02656736.2014.962626. Epub 2014 Oct 14.

Early assessment of high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment of benign thyroid nodules by scintigraphic means.
Korkusuz H, Fehre N, Sennert M, Happel C, Grünwald F.
J Ther Ultrasound. 2014 Sep 30;2:18. doi: 10.1186/2050-5736-2-18. eCollection 2014.

Percutaneous thermal microwave ablation of thyroid nodules. Preparation, feasibility, efficiency.
Korkusuz H, Happel C, Heck K, Ackermann H, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin. 2014 Aug 6;53(4):123-30. doi: 10.3413/Nukmed-0631-13-10.

Evaluation of Functional Tc-99m-MIBI imaging pre and post Ultrasound Guided Percutaneous Thermal Microwave Ablation of cold Thyroid Nodules
Korkusuz H, Happel C, Grünwald F.
39th Annual Congress of the Society of I nterventional Radiology SIR; San Diego 2014

Importance of Functional Tc-99m-pertechnetate Imaging in Ultrasound Guided Percutaneous Thermal Microwave Ablation of Indifferent Benign Thyroid Nodules
Korkusuz H, Happel C, Grünwald F.
39th Annual Congress of the Society of Interventional Radiology SIR; San Diego 2014

2013

Ultrasound guided percutaneous microwave ablation of hypofunctional thyroid nodules: evaluation by scintigraphic 99mTc-MIBI imaging.
Korkusuz H, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin. 2013 Dec 13;52(6):N68.

Mikrowellenablation (MWA) in Kombination mit der Radiojodtherapie (RIT) bei der Behandlung von Schilddrüsenknoten.
Korkusuz H, Korkusuz Y, Happel C, Grünwald F.
Nuklearmedizin 2; 2013: A89