Andreas Nowacki, MD

Attending Physician

Languages: German, French, Italian, English

All Publications

  1. Khawaldeh S, Tinkhauser G, Shah S, Petermann K, Debove I, Nguyen T, Nowacki A, Lachenmayer L, Schüpbach M, Pollo C, Krack P, Woolrich M, Brown P. ‌Subthalamic nucleus activity dynamics and limb movement prediction in Parkinson's disease. Brain. 2020 Feb 1;143(2):582-596.
  2. Häni L, Ropelato M, Wagner F, Nowacki A, Söll N, Hänggi M, Raabe A, Z'Graggen W. ‌Individualized Brain Tissue Oxygen-Monitoring Probe Placement Helps to Guide Therapy and Optimizes Outcome in Neurocritical Care Neurocrit Care . 2020 Dec 16.
  3. Schlaeppi J, Andereggen L, Nowacki A, Pollo C. ‌Stereotactic posterior midline approach under direct microscopic view for biopsy of medulla oblongata tumors: technical considerations Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Oct 13.
  4. Tinkhauser G, Shah S, Fischer P, Petermann K, Debove I, Nguyen T, Nowacki A, Torrecillos F, Khawaldeh S, Tan H, Pogosyan A, Schüpbach M, Pollo C, Brown P. ‌Electrophysiological differences between upper and lower limb movements in the human subthalamic nucleus Clin Neurophysiol. 2019 May;130(5):727-738.
  5. Schucht P, Fischer U, Fung C, Bernasconi C, Fichtner J, Vulcu S, Schöni D, Nowacki A, Wanderer S, Eisenring C, Krähenbühl A, Mattle H, Arnold M, Söll N, Tochtermann L, Z'Graggen W, Jünger S, Gralla J, Mordasini P, Dahlweid F, Raabe A, Beck J. ‌Follow-up Computed Tomography after Evacuation of Chronic Subdural Hematoma N Engl J Med. 2019 Mar 21;380(12):1186-1187.
  6. Nguyen T, Djilas M, Nowacki A, Mercanzini A, Schüpbach M, Renaud P. ‌Analysis of patient-specific stimulation with segmented leads in the subthalamic nucleus PLoS One. 2019 Jun 19;14(6):e0217985.
  7. Nowacki A, Wagner F, Söll N, Hakim A, Beck J, Raabe A, Z'Graggen W. ‌Preliminary Results of Emergency Computed Tomography-Guided Ventricular Drain Placement-Precision for the Most Difficult Cases World Neurosurg. 2018 Jun;114:e1290-e1296.
  8. Tinkhauser G, Pogosyan A, Debove I, Nowacki A, Shah S, Seidel K, Tan H, Brittain J, Petermann K, di Biase L, Oertel M, Pollo C, Brown P, Schüpbach M. ‌Directional local field potentials: A tool to optimize deep brain stimulation Mov Disord. 2018 Jan;33(1):159-164.
  9. Fiechter M, Nowacki A, Oertel M, Fichtner J, Debove I, Lachenmayer L, Wiest R, Bassetti C, Raabe A, Kaelin-Lang A, Schüpbach M, Pollo C. ‌Deep Brain Stimulation for Tremor: Is There a Common Structure? Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2017;95(4):243-250
  10. Nowacki A, Seidel K, Schucht P, Schindler K, Abela E, Heinemann D, Gutbrod K, Wiest R, Raabe A, Pollo C. ‌Induction of Fear by Intraoperative Stimulation During Awake Craniotomy: Case Presentation and Systematic Review of the Literature World Neurosurg. 2015 Aug;84(2):470-4.
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  1. Bargiotas P, Nguyen T, Bracht T, Mürset M, Nowacki A, Debove I, Muellner J, Michelis J, Pollo C, Schüpbach M, Lachenmayer L. ‌Long‐Term Outcome and Neuroimaging of Deep Brain Stimulation in Holmes Tremor: A Case Series Neuromodulation. 2021 Feb;24(2):392-399.
  2. Nowacki A, Moir L, Owen S, Fitzgerald J, Green A, Aziz T. ‌Deep brain stimulation of chronic cluster headaches: Posterior hypothalamus, ventral tegmentum and beyond. Cephalalgia. 2019 Aug;39(9):1111-1120.
  3. Nowacki A, Schober M, Nader L, Assel S, Nguyen T, Green A, Pollo C, Krauss J, Fontaine D, Aziz T. ‌Deep Brain Stimulation for Chronic Cluster Headache: Meta‐Analysis of Individual Patient Data. Ann Neurol. 2020 Nov;88(5):956-969.
  4. Nguyen T, Nowacki A, Debove I, Petermann K, Tinkhauser G, Wiest R, Schüpbach M, Krack P, Pollo C. ‌Directional stimulation of subthalamic nucleus sweet spot predicts clinical efficacy: Proof of concept. Brain Stimul. Sep-Oct 2019;12(5):1127-1134
  5. Nowacki A, Nguyen T, Tinkhauser G, Petermann K, Debove I, Wiest R, Pollo C. ‌Accuracy of different three-dimensional subcortical human brain atlases for DBS -lead localisation. Neuroimage Clin. 2018;20:868-874.
  6. Nowacki A, Galati S, Schlaeppi J, Bassetti C, Kaelin-Lang A, Pollo C. ‌Pedunculopontine nucleus: An integrative view with implications on Deep Brain Stimulation. Neurobiol Dis. 2019 Aug;128:75-85.
  7. Lévy J, Nguyen T, Lachenmayer L, Debove I, Tinkhauser G, Petermann K, Segura Amil A, Michelis J, Schüpbach M, Nowacki A, Pollo C. ‌Structure-Function Relationship of the Posterior Subthalamic Area with Directional Deep Brain Stimulation for Essential Tremor. NeuroImage: Clinical. 2020;102486.
  8. Nowacki A, Debove I, Rossi F, Schlaeppi J, Petermann K, Wiest R, Schüpbach M, Pollo C. ‌Targeting the posterior subthalamic area for essential tremor: proposal for MRI-based anatomical landmarks. J Neurosurg. 2018 Oct 12;131(3):820-827.
  9. Nowacki A, Schlaier J, Debove I, Pollo C. ‌Validation of diffusion tensor imaging tractography to visualize the dentatorubrothalamic tract for surgical planning. J Neurosurg. 2018 Mar 23;130(1):99-108.
  10. Nowacki A, Debove I, Fiechter M, Rossi F, Oertel M, Wiest R, Schüpbach M, Pollo C. ‌Targeting Accuracy of the Subthalamic Nucleus in Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery: Comparison Between 3 T T2-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Microelectrode Recording Results. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2018 Jul 1;15(1):66-71.
  11. Nowacki A, Fiechter M, Fichtner J, Debove I, Lachenmayer L, Schüpbach M, Oertel M, Wiest R, Pollo C. ‌Using MDEFT MRI Sequences to Target the GPi in DBS Surgery PLoS One. 2015 Sep 14;10(9):e0137868.