Peter Bärtsch

Prof. emerit. Peter Bärtsch
retired
Wibichstrasse, 85
CH-8037 Zürich
Switzerland


E-mail: bartsch.peter(at)googlemail.com
Personal URL: link


Additional functions:
Past Chairman of the Scientific Council of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sportmedizin (DGSP)
Member of the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences



Key Publications of Peter Bärtsch (up to ten) :
Swenson E, Maggiorini M, Mongovin S, Gibbs JSR, Greve I, Mairbäurl H, Bärtsch P. Pathogenesis of high-altitude pulmonary edema: Inflammation is not an etiologic factor

JAMA 2002;287:2228-2235.






Scherrer U., Vollenweider L., Delabays , Savic M., Eichenberger U., Kleger G-R., Firkrle A., Ballmer P., Nicod P., Bärtsch P.

Inhaled nitric oxide for high-altitude pulmonary edema

N. Engl. J. Med. 1996;334:624-629





Bärtsch P., Maggiorini M., Ritter M., Noti C., Vock P., Oelz O.

Preventiion of High-altitude pulmonary edema by nifedipine

N. Engl. J. Med. 1991;325:1284-1289



Bärtsch P., Baumgartner RW., Waber U., Maggiorini M., Oelz O,

Comparison of carbon-dioxide-enriched, oxygen-enriched, and normal air in treatment of acute mountain sickness

Lancet 1990;336:772-775


Oelz O., Ritter M., Jenni R., Maggiorini M., Waber U., Vock P., Bärtsch P.

Nifedipine for High Altitude Pulmonary Oedema

Lancet 1989;2(8674):1241-1244







Specialties of Peter Bärtsch:
1. Preventive and rehabilitative sports medicine in the field of internal medicine.
2. Specialized in internal medicine with a particular focus on clinical aspects and pathophysiology of high altitude associated illnesses.

Last update: 11/21/17
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