Dr. J. Frässdorf MD PhD

Scientific staff member (UD)
Main activities
Patient care
Emergency care, MedEvac, cardiac anesthesiology, Hyperbaric medicine, loco-regional anesthesia,
Focus of research

myocardial protection, preconditioning, postconditioning, mechanisms of anesthetic induced tissue protection

Key publications
  • Frässdorf J, Borowski A, Ebel D, Feindt P, Hermes M, Meemann T, Weber R, Müllenheim J, Weber NC, Preckel B, Schlack W, Impact of preconditioning protocol on anesthetic-induced cardioprotection in patients having coronary artery bypass surgery. J THORAC CARDIOV SUR 2009;137 (6):1436-42, 1442.e1-2 [PubMed]
  • Fräßdorf J, Huhn R, Niersmann C, Weber NC, Schlack W, Preckel B, Hollmann MW, Morphine induces preconditioning via activation of mitochondrial K(Ca) channels La morphine provoque le préconditionnement par l'activation des canaux mitochondriaux K(Ca). CAN J ANAESTH 2010;57 (8):767-773 [PubMed]
  • Fräßdorf J, Huhn R, Weber NC, Ebel D, Wingert N, Preckel B, Toma O, Schlack W, Hollmann MW, Sevoflurane-induced Preconditioning Impact of Protocol and Aprotinin Administration on Infarct Size and Endothelial Nitric-Oxide Synthase Phosphorylation in the Rat Heart In Vivo. ANESTHESIOLOGY 2010;113 (6):1289-1298 [PubMed]
  • Fräßdorf J, de Hert S, Schlack W, Anaesthesia and myocardial ischaemia/reperfusion injury. BRIT J ANAESTH 2009;103 (1):89-98 [PubMed]
  • Frässdorf J, Weber NC, Obal D, Toma O, Müllenheim J, Kojda G, Preckel B, Schlack W, Morphine induces late cardioprotection in rat hearts in vivo: the involvement of opioid receptors and nuclear transcription factor kappaB. ANESTH ANALG 2005;101 (4):934-41, table of contents [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. dr. B. Preckel MA MD PhD (Patient safety, procedural sedation, cardiovascular protection, optimizing perioperative metabolism, cerebral perfusion, Wireless Monitoring)

Prof. dr. M.W. Hollmann MD PhD (Organprotection)