Andreas Raabe, MD

Professor, Director and Head Physician

Languages: German, English


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  1. Fung C, Gralla J, Beck J, Raabe A. ‌ Anatomical evaluation of intracranial aneurysm rupture risk in patients with multiple aneurysms. Neurosurg Rev. 2019 Jun;42(2):539-547.
  2. Freeman J, Raabe A, Schmitz F, Guttormsen S. ‌Lifelong self-directed learning in the digital age: an orientation of current software tools supporting experts in maintaining and updating their knowledge. IADIS Press. 2019 Nov 9;443-446.
  3. Schär R, Fiechter M, Z'Graggen W, Söll N, Krejci V, Raabe A, Beck J. ‌No Routine Postoperative Head CT following Elective Craniotomy--A Paradigm Shift? PLoS One. 2016 Apr 14;11(4):e0153499.
  4. Schär R, Raabe A, Ulrich C. ‌Reoperation Rate After Microsurgical Uni- or Bilateral Laminotomy for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis With and Without Low-grade Spondylolisthesis: What do Preoperative Radiographic Parameters Tell Us? SPINE. 2018 Feb 15;44(4):245-251.
  5. Goldberg J, Schöni D, Mordasini P, Z'Graggen W, Gralla J, Raabe A, Beck J, Fung C. ‌Survival and Outcome After Poor-Grade Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Elderly Patients. Stroke. 2018 Dec;49(12):2883-2889.
  6. Goldberg J, Jaeggi C, Schöni D, Mordasini P, Raabe A, Bervini D. ‌Bleeding risk of cerebral cavernous malformations in patients on β-blocker medication: a cohort study. J Neurosurg. 2018 Jun 15;1-6.
  7. Goldberg J, Raabe A, Bervini D. ‌Natural history of brain arteriovenous malformations: systematic review. J Neurosurg Sci. 2018 Aug;62(4):437-443.
  8. Schär R, Pollo C, Ulrich C, Raabe A. ‌Radikuläre Syndrome: Teil 1 – Zervikale und lumbale Radikulopathien. Swiss Med Forum. 2019;19(25-26):411-417.
  9. Schär R, Pollo C, Ulrich C, Raabe A. ‌Radikuläre Syndrome: Teil 2 – Das Cauda-equina-Syndrom. Swiss Med Forum. 2019;19(27-28):449-454.
  10. Beck J, Raabe A, Schievink W, Fung C, Gralla J, Piechowiak E, Seidel K, Ulrich C. ‌Posterior Approach and Spinal Cord Release for 360° Repair of Dural Defects in Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension. Neurosurgery. 2019 Jun 1;84(6):E345-E351.
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  1. Apelt M, Ugen G, Häni L, Raabe A, Anso J, Seidel K. ‌Tissue Impedance Spectroscopy to Guide Resection of Brain Tumours. In: Bertemes-Filho P. (eds) 17th International Conference on Electrical Bioimpedance. ICEBI 2019. IFMBE Proceedings, vol 72. Springer, Singapore.
  2. Pérez-García V, Ayala-Hernández L, Belmonte-Beitia J, Schucht P, Murek M, Raabe A, Sepúlveda J. ‌Computational design of improved standardized chemotherapy protocols for grade II oligodendrogliomas. PLoS Comput Biol. 2019 Jul 15;15(7):e1006778.
  3. Häni L, Vulcu S, Branca M, Fung C, Z'Graggen W, Murek M, Raabe A, Beck J, Schucht P. ‌Subdural versus subgaleal drainage for chronic subdural hematomas: a post hoc analysis of the TOSCAN trial. J Neurosurg. 2019 Aug 30;1-9.
  4. Joseph F, Bervini D, Raabe A, Weber S. ‌Production of Intracranial dynamic aneurysm models for neurosurgical applications and future directions. CURAC. 2019;108-111.
  5. Schucht P, Zubak I, Kuhlen D, Abu-Isa J, Murek M, Raabe A, Soe Z, Aung K, Soe Myint A, Thu M. ‌Assisted Education for Specialized Medicine: A Sustainable Development Plan for Neurosurgery in Myanmar. World Neurosurg. 2019 Oct;130:e854-e861.
  6. Gutt-Will M, Murek M, Schwarz C, Hewer E, Vulcu S, Beck J, Raabe A, Schucht P. ‌Frequent Diagnostic Under-Grading in Isocitrate Dehydrogenase Wild-Type Gliomas due to Small Pathological Tissue Samples. Neurosurgery. 2019 Nov 1;85(5):689-694.
  7. Schucht P, Lee H, Mezouar M, Hewer E, Raabe A, Murek M, Zubak I, Goldberg J, Kovari E, Pierangelo A, Novikova T. ‌Visualization of White Matter Fiber Tracts of Brain Tissue Sections with Wide-field Imaging Mueller Polarimetry. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2020 Aug 21;PP.
  8. Piechowiak E, Pospieszny K, Häni L, Jesse C, Peschi G, Mosimann P, Kaesmacher J, Mordasini P, Raabe A, Ulrich C, Beck J, Gralla J, Dobrocky T. ‌Role of Conventional Dynamic Myelography for Detection of High-Flow Cerebrospinal Fluid Leaks : Optimizing the Technique. Clin Neuroradiol. 2020 Aug 26.
  9. Joseph F, Weber S, Raabe A, Bervini D. ‌Neurosurgical simulator for training aneurysm microsurgery—a user suitability study involving neurosurgeons and residents. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Oct;162(10):2313-2321.
  10. Seidel K, Raabe A, Schucht P. ‌Reply to "Technology in context: A holistic care approach". Clin Neurophysiol. 2020 Feb;131(2):579.
  11. Seidel K, Biner M, Zubak I, Rychen J, Beck J, Raabe A. ‌Continuous dynamic mapping to avoid accidental injury of the facial nerve during surgery for large vestibular schwannomas. Neurosurg Rev. 2020 Feb;43(1):241-248
  12. Häni L, Fung C, Jesse C, Ulrich C, Miesbach T, Cipriani D, Dobrocky T, Z'Graggen W, Raabe A, Piechowiak E, Beck J. ‌Insights into the natural history of spontaneous intracranial hypotension from infusion testing. Neurology. 2020 Jul 21;95(3):e247-e255
  13. Dobrocky T, Winklehner A, Breiding P, Grunder L, Peschi G, Häni L, Mosimann P, Branca M, Kaesmacher J, Mordasini P, Raabe A, Ulrich C, Beck J, Gralla J, Piechowiak E. ‌Spine MRI in Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension for CSF Leak Detection: Nonsuperiority of Intrathecal Gadolinium to Heavily T2-Weighted Fat-Saturated Sequences. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2020 Jul;41(7):1309-1315.
  14. Schär R, Tashi S, Branca M, Söll N, Cipriani D, Schwarz C, Pollo C, Schucht P, Ulrich C, Beck J, Z'Graggen W, Raabe A. ‌How safe are elective craniotomies in elderly patients in neurosurgery today? A prospective cohort study of 1452 consecutive cases. J Neurosurg. 2020 Apr 24;1-9.
  15. Conen A, Raabe A, Schaller K, Fux C, Vajkoczy P, Trampuz A. ‌Management of neurosurgical implant-associated infections. Swiss Med Wkly. 2020;150:w20208.
  16. Rychen J, Goldberg J, Raabe A, Bervini D. ‌Augmented Reality in Superficial Temporal Artery to Middle Cerebral Artery Bypass Surgery: Technical Note. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2020 Apr 1;18(4):444-450.
  17. Seidel K, Zubak I, Raabe A. ‌Chapter 23 - Continuous dynamic mapping during surgery of large vestibular schwannoma. In: Deletis V, Shils J, Sala F, Seidel K, Neurophysiology in Neurosurgery. A Modern Approach. 2nd Edition. London, United Kingdom: Academic Press. 2020;309-317.
  18. Seidel K, Raabe A. ‌Chapter 9 - Cortical and subcortical brain mapping. In: Deletis V, Shils J, Sala F, Seidel K, Neurophysiology in Neurosurgery. A Modern Approach. 2nd Edition. London, United Kingdom: Academic Press. 2020;121-135.
  19. Seidel K, Schucht P, Beck J, Raabe A. ‌Continuous Dynamic Mapping to Identify the Corticospinal Tract in Motor Eloquent Brain Tumors: An Update. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2020 Mar;81(2):105-110.
  20. Eisenring C, Burn F, Baumann M, Stieglitz L, Kockro R, Beck J, Raabe A, Oertel M. ‌sEVD-smartphone-navigated placement of external ventricular drains. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Mar;162(3):513-521.
  21. Seidel K, Jeschko J, Schucht P, Bervini D, Fung C, Krejci V, Z'Graggen W, Fischer U, Arnold M, Goldberg J, Raabe A, Beck J. ‌Somatosensory Evoked Potential and Transcranial Doppler Monitoring to Guide Shunting in Carotid Endarterectomy. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2020 Jan 14.