Publikationen / Publications

Selected Publications (from 2005)


Winkler BE, Hartig F, DuCanto J, Koch A, Georgieff M, Lungwitz YP, Muth CM (2014) Helicopter-based in-water resuscitation with chest compressions: a pilot study. Emerg Med J 2015;32:7 553-558. Online first: 2014 Sep 26. pii: emermed-2014-203699. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2014-203699. [Epub ahead of print]

Demetrowitsch TJ, Petersen B, Keppler JK, Koch A, Schreiber S, Laudes M, Schwarz K (2015) Validation of a two-step quality control approach for a large-scale human urine metabolomic study conducted in seven experimental batches with LC/QTOF-MS. Bioanalysis. 2015 Jan;7(1):103-12. doi: 10.4155/bio.14.270.

DuCanto J, Lungwitz Y, Koch A, Kähler W, Gessell L, Simanonok J, Roewer N, Kranke P, Winkler BE (2015). Mechanical ventilation and resuscitation under water: Exploring one of the last undiscovered environments - A pilot study. Resuscitation 93 (June):40–45

Hafner S, Beloncle F, Koch A, Radermacher P, Asfar P (2015) Hyperoxia in intensive care, emergency, and peri-operative medicine: Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde? A 2015 update. Annals of Intensive Care, 5:42; doi: 10.1186 /s13613-015-0084-6


Witte J, Kähler W, Wunderlich T, Radermacher P, Wohlrab C, Koch A (2014) Dose-time dependency of hyperbaric hyperoxia-induced DNA-strand breaks in human immune cells visualized with the Comet Assay. Undersea Hyperb Medicine. 2014 May-June; 41(3): 171-181

Jarisch R, Weyer D, Ehlert E, Koch CH, Pinkowski E, Jung P, Kähler W, Hack N, Girgensohn R, Kowalski J, Weisser B and Koch A (2014) Influence of orally taken Vitamin C on Histamine Levels and Motion Sickness. Journal of Vestibular Research. 2014; 24(4): 281-288


Koch A, Wunderlich T, Witte J, Koch I, Kähler W (2013) Einfluss von dynamischem Widerstandstraining auf die zerebrale Autoregulation. Wehrmed. Monatsschrift (accepted)

Wunderlich T, Rasehorn F, Kähler W, Witte J, Koch I, Weisser B, Koch A (2013) Die Entwicklung der kardiopulmonalen Leistungsfähigkeit von Tauchern ab dem 40. Lebensjahr. Wehrmred. Monatsschrift (accepted)

Kähler W, Koch I, Wohlrab C, Kowalski J, Witte J, Koch A (2013) Influence of hyperoxia and physical exercise on .OH-radical stress in humans as measured by dihydoxylated benzoates (DHB) in urine. Undersea Hyperb Medicine (accepted)

Koch AE, Koch I, Kowalski J, Schipke JD, Winkler BE, Deuschl G, Meyne J, Kähler W (2013) Physical exercise might influence the risk of oxygen-induced acute Neurotoxicity. Undersea Hyperb Medicine (accepted)

Winkler BE, Eff AE, Ehrmann U, Eff S, Koch A, Kähler W, Georgieff M, Muth CM (2013) Effectiveness and safety of in-water resuscitation performed by lifeguards and laypersons: A cross-over manikin study. Prehosp Emerg Care (accepted)

Winkler BE, Eff AM, Eff S, Ehrmann U, Koch A, Kähler W, Muth CM (2013) Efficacy of ventilation and ventilation adjuncts during in-water-resuscitation-A randomized cross-over trial. Resuscitation. 2013 Feb 19. pii: S0300-9572(13)00107-X. doi: 10.1016/ j.resuscitation.2013.02.006. [Epub ahead of print]



von See C, Rücker M, Koch A, Kokemüller H, Schumann P, Ziebolz D, Gellrich N (2012) The influence of pressure changes on endodontically treated teeth during simulated dives. International Endodontic Journal, 45(1):57-62

Kowalski J, Seidack S, Klein F, Varn A, Röttger S, Kähler W, Gerber WD, Koch A, (2012) Does inert gas narcosis have an influence on perception of pain? Undersea Hyperb Medicine, 39 (1):579-586

Winkler BE, Koch A, Schoeppenthau H, Ludwig T, Tetzlaff K, Hartig F, Kähler W, Köhler A, Kanstinger A, Ciscato W, Muth CM (2012) Effects of FLIRT (First Line Intermittent Recompression Technique) on bubble growth in man. Int J Sports Medicine, 33(11):903-908

Winkler BE, Fröba G, Koch A, Kähler W, Muth CM (2012) Oxylator and SCUBA dive regulators: Useful utilities for in-water-resuscitation. Emerg Medicine J (Epub ahead of print)



Kowalski J, Varn A, Röttger S, Seidack S, Kähler W, Gerber WD, Andrasik F, Koch A (2011) Neuropsychological deficits in scuba divers: An exploratory investigation. Undersea Hyperb Medicine, 38(3): 201-214



Gröger M, Öter S, Simkova V, Bolten M, Koch A, Warninghoff V, Georgieff M, Muth CM, Speit G, Radermacher P (2009) DNA damage after long-term repetitive hyperbaric oxygen exposure. J Appl Physiol. 106(1): 311-315

Bärtsch T, Palaschewski M, Thilo B, Koch AE, Stingele R, Volkmann J, Deuschl G (2009). Internal carotid artery dissection and stroke after SCUBA diving: a case report and review of the literature.
J Neurol. Jun 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Weber SU, Koch A, Kankeleit J, Schewe JC, Siekmann U, Stüber F, Hoeft A, Schröder S. (2009) Hyperbaric oxygen induces apoptosis via a mitochondrial mechanism. Apoptosis 14(1):97-107.


Eschenfelder CC, Krug R, Yusofi AF, Meyne JK, Herdegen T, Koch A, Zhao Y, Carl UM, Deuschl G (2008) Neuroprotection by Oxygen in Acute Transient Focal Cerebral Ischemia Is Dose Dependent and Shows Superiority of Hyperbaric Oxygenation. Cerebrovasc Dis 25(3):193-201

Koch A, Wegner-Bröse H, Warninghoff V, Deuschl G (2008) Viewpoint: The Type A- and the Type B-variants of Decompression Sickness. Undersea Hyperb Med 35(2):91-97

Koch A, Kirsch H, Reuter M, Warninghoff V, Rieckert H, Deuschl G (2008) Prevalence of Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) and MRI-lesions in mild neurological Decompression Sickness (Type B-DCS/AGE). Undersea Hyperb Med 35(3): 197-205

Koch A, Kähler W, Wegner-Bröse H, Weyer D, Kuhtz-Buschbeck J, Deuschl G, Eschenfelder C (2008) Monitoring of CBFV and time-characteristics of Oxygen-induced acute CNS-toxicity in humans. Eur J Neurol 15:746-748



Bader N, Bosy-Westphal A, Koch A, Mueller MJ (2006) Influence of Vitamin C and E Supplementation on Oxidative Stress Induced by Hyperbaric Oxygen in Healthy Men. Ann Nutr Metab 50(3):173-176

Tetzlaff K, Theysohn J, Stahl C, Schlegel S, Koch A, Muth CM (2006) Decline of FEV1 in Scuba Divers. Chest 130(1):238-243



Bolte H, Koch A, Tetzlaff K, Bettinghausen E, Heller M, Reuter M (2005) Detection of dysbaric osteonecrosis in military divers using magnetic resonance imaging. Eur Radiol 15(2):368-375

Koch A, Ivers M, Gehrt A, Schnoor P, Rump A, Rieckert H (2005) Cerebral Autoregulation is temporarily disturbed in the early recovery phase after dynamic resistance exercise. Clin Autonom Res 15(2):83-91