Kathleen Seidel, MD

Associate Professor and Attending Physician

Languages: German, French, English

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2018

Theodor Kocher Preis der Universität Bern, fakultätsübergreifend für aussergewöhnliche und vielversprechende wissenschaftliche Leistungen. Der Preis geht zurück auf den international anerkannten Berner Chirurgen Theodor Kocher, der 1909 den Nobelpreis erhielt.

2018

«2nd Poster Prize»: Joint Annual Meeting 2018 Swiss Society for Neurosurgery: Postoperative transcranial magnetic stimulation to predict motor recovery afer eloquent tumor surgery; Seidel K, Häni L, Lutz K, Zbinden C, Redmann A, Consuegra A, Raabe A, Schucht P

2015

European Association of Neurosurgery Annual Meeting Technical Advances in Neurosurgery, Madrid, Spain (Scientific Award for «The Dynamic Mapping Technique»)

2014

Forschungs-Grant zur Nachwuchsförderung am Inselspital Bern «Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring to Preserve Sacral Root Function»

2013

European Association of Neurosurgery (EANS) Educational Course Barcelona Spain (Best Trainee Abstract Award)

2010

Sektionstagung Intraoperatives Monitoring der DGNC Frankfurt (Best Abstract Award)

2000

Physikpreis der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Physik

All Publications

  1. Seidel K, Beck J, Stieglitz L, Schucht P, Raabe A. ‌Low-Threshold Monopolar Motor Mapping for Resection of Primary Motor Cortex Tumors Neurosurgery. 2012 Sep;71(1 Suppl Operative):104-14; discussion 114-5.
  2. Ulkatan S, Jaramillo A, Téllez M, Kim J, Deletis V, Seidel K. ‌Incidence of intraoperative seizures during motor evoked potential monitoring in a large cohort of patients undergoing different surgical procedures J Neurosurg. 2017 Apr;126(4):1296-1302.
  3. Deletis V, Kothbauer K, Sala F, Seidel K. ‌Letter to the Editor: Electrical activity in limb muscles after spinal cord stimulation is not specific for the corticospinal tract J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Feb;26(2):267-269.
  4. Spena G, Schucht P, Seidel K, Rutten G, Freyschlag C, D'Agata F, Costi E, Zappa F, Fontanella M, Fontaine D, Almairac F, Cavallo M, De Bonis P, Conesa G, Foroglou N, Gli-Robles S, Mandonnet E, Martino J, Picht T, Viegas C, Wager M, Pallud J. ‌Brain tumors in eloquent areas: A European multicenter survey of intraoperative mapping techniques, intraoperative seizures occurrence, and antiepileptic drug prophylaxis Neurosurg Rev. 2017 Apr;40(2):287-298.
  5. Schucht P, Seidel K, Jilch A, Beck J, Raabe A. ‌A review of monopolar motor mapping and a comprehensive guide to continuous dynamic motor mapping for resection of motor eloquent brain tumors Neurochirurgie. 2017 Jun;63(3):175-180.
  6. Krieg S, Lioumis P, Mäkelä J, Wilenius J, Karhu J, Savolainen P, Weiss Lucas C, Seidel K, Laakso A, Islam M, Vaalto S, Lehtinen H, Vitikainen A, Tarapore P, Picht T. ‌Protocol for motor and language mapping by navigated TMS in patients and healthy volunteers; workshop report Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2017 Jul;159(7):1187-1195.
  7. 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.
  8. Deletis V, Seidel K, Sala F, Raabe A, Chudy D, Beck J, Kothbauer K. ‌Intraoperative identification of the corticospinal tract and dorsal column of the spinal cord by electrical stimulation J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2018 Jul;89(7):754-761.
  9. Moiyadi A, Velayutham P, Shetty P, Seidel K, Janu A, Madhugiri V, Singh V, Patil A, John R. ‌Combined Motor Evoked Potential Monitoring and Subcortical Dynamic Mapping in Motor Eloquent Tumors Allows Safer and Extended Resections World Neurosurg. 2018 Dec;120:e259-e268.
  10. Beck J, Ulrich C, Fung C, Fichtner J, Seidel K, Fiechter M, Hsieh K, Murek M, Bervini D, Meier N, Mono M, Mordasini P, Hewer E, Z'Graggen W, Gralla J, Raabe A. ‌Diskogenic microspurs as a major cause of intractable spontaneous intracranial hypotension Neurology. 2016 Sep 20;87(12):1220-6.
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  1. 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.
  2. Schucht P, Beck J, Abu-Isa J, Andereggen L, Murek M, Seidel K, Stieglitz L, Raabe A. ‌Gross Total Resection Rates in Contemporary Glioblastoma Surgery: Results of an Institutional Protocol Combining 5-Aminolevulinic Acid Intraoperative Fluorescence Imaging and Brain Mapping Neurosurgery. 2012 Nov;71(5):927-35; discussion 935-6.
  3. Stieglitz L, Seidel K, Wiest R, Beck J, Raabe A. ‌Localization of Primary Language Areas by Arcuate Fascicle Fiber Tracking Neurosurgery. 2012 Jan;70(1):56-64; discussion 64-5.
  4. Seidel K, Beck J, Stieglitz L, Schucht P, Raabe A. ‌The warning-sign hierarchy between quantitative subcortical motor mapping and continuous motor evoked potential monitoring during resection of supratentorial brain tumors J Neurosurg. 2013 Feb;118(2):287-96.
  5. Schucht P, Murek M, Jilch A, Seidel K, Hewer E, Wiest R, Raabe A, Beck J. ‌Early Re-Do Surgery for Glioblastoma Is a Feasible and Safe Strategy to Achieve Complete Resection of Enhancing Tumor PLoS One. 2013 Nov 13;8(11):e79846.
  6. Schucht P, Seidel K, Murek M, Stieglitz L, Urwyler N, Wiest R, Steinlin M, Leibundgut K, Raabe A, Beck J. ‌Low-threshold monopolar motor mapping for resection of lesions in motor eloquent areas in children and adolescents J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 May;13(5):572-8.
  7. Raabe A, Beck J, Schucht P, Seidel K. ‌Continuous dynamic mapping of the corticospinal tract during surgery of motor eloquent brain tumors: evaluation of a new method J Neurosurg. 2014 May;120(5):1015-24.
  8. Schucht P, Seidel K, Beck J, Murek M, Jilch A, Wiest R, Fung C, Raabe A. ‌Intraoperative monopolar mapping during 5-ALA–guided resections of glioblastomas adjacent to motor eloquent areas: evaluation of resection rates and neurological outcome Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Dec;37(6):E16.
  9. Schucht P, Beck J, Seidel K, Raabe A. ‌Extending resection and preserving function: modern concepts of glioma surgery Swiss Med Wkly. 2015 Feb 4;145:w14082.
  10. Berger-Estilita J, Steck K, Vetter C, Seidel K, Krejci V, Hight D, Kaiser H. ‌A case report of several intraoperative convulsions while using the Narcotrend monitor Significance and predictive use Medicine (Baltimore). 2019 Nov;98(47):e18004.
  11. Skinner S, Aydinlar E, Borges L, Carter B, Currier B, Deletis V, Dong C, Dormans J, Drost G, Fernandez-Conejero I, Hoffman E, Holdefer R, Kimaid P, Koht A, Kothbauer K, MacDonald D, McAuliffe J, Morledge D, Morris S, Norton J, Novak K, Park K, Perra J, Prell J, Rippe D, Sala F, Schwartz D, Segura M, Seidel K, Seubert C, Simon M, Soto F, Strommen J, Szelenyi A, Tello A, Ulkatan S, Urriza J, Wilkinson M. ‌Is the new ASNM intraoperative neuromonitoring supervision “guideline” a trustworthy guideline? A commentary J Clin Monit Comput. 2019 Apr;33(2):185-190.
  12. Téllez M, Mirallave-Pescador A, Seidel K, Urriza J, Shoakazemi A, Raabe A, Ghatan S, Deletis V, Ulkatan S. ‌Neurophysiological monitoring of the laryngeal adductor reflex during cerebellar-pontine angle and brainstem surgery Clin Neurophysiol. 2021 Feb;132(2):622-631.
  13. Sala F, Deletis V, Seidel K, Fernandez-Conejero I. ‌In Memoriam: Karl Kothbauer, MD (1962–2020) Clin Neurophysiol. 2021 Jan;132(1):200-201.
  14. Müller M, Seidel K, Peschi G, Piechowiak E, Mosimann P, Schucht P, Raabe A, Bervini D. ‌Arterial collateral anatomy predicts the risk for intra-operative changes in somatosensory evoked potentials in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy: a prospective cohort study Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2020 Oct 24.
  15. Deletis V, Seidel K. ‌Chapter 12 - Neurophysiological identification of long sensory and motor tracts within the spinal cord In: Deletis V, Shils J, Sala F, Seidel K, Neurophysiology in Neurosurgery. A Modern Approach. 2nd Edition. London, United Kingdom: Academic Press. 2020;163-175.
  16. MacDonald D, Seidel K, Shils J. ‌Chapter 41 - Safety. In: Deletis V, Shils J, Sala F, Seidel K, Neurophysiology in Neurosurgery. A Modern Approach. 2nd Edition. London, United Kingdom: Academic Press. 2020;581-596.
  17. Seidel K, Häni L, Lutz K, Zbinden C, Redmann A, Consuegra Lobato A, Raabe A, Schucht P. ‌Postoperative navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation to predict motor recovery after surgery of tumors in motor eloquent areas Clin Neurophysiol. 2019 Jun;130(6):952-959.
  18. Skinner S, Aydinlar E, Borges L, Carter B, Currier B, Deletis V, Dong C, Dormans J, Drost G, Fernandez-Conejero I, Hoffman E, Holdefer R, Kimaid P, Koht A, Kothbauer K, MacDonald D, McAuliffe J, Morledge D, Morris S, Norton J, Novak K, Park K, Perra J, Prell J, Rippe D, Sala F, Schwartz D, Segura M, Seidel K, Seubert C, Simon M, Soto F, Strommen J, Szelenyi A, Tello A, Ulkatan S, Urriza J, Wilkinson M. ‌Correction to: Is the new ASNM intraoperative neuromonitoring supervision "guideline" a trustworthy guideline? A commentary J Clin Monit Comput. 2019 Apr;33(2):191-192.
  19. 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
  20. Seidel K, Raabe A, Schucht P. ‌Reply to "Technology in context: A holistic care approach". Clin Neurophysiol. 2020 Feb;131(2):579.
  21. Anso J, Dür C, Apelt M, Venail F, Scheidegger O, Seidel K, Rohrbach H, Forterre F, Dettmer M, Zlobec I, Weber K, Matulic M, Zoka-Assadi M, Huth M, Caversaccio M, Weber S. ‌Prospective Validation of Facial Nerve Monitoring to Prevent Nerve Damage During Robotic Drilling. Front Surg. 2019 Oct 1;6:58.
  22. 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.
  23. 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.
  24. Krieg S, Seidel K. ‌Brain Mapping. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2020 Mar;81(2):93-94.
  25. Deletis V, Shils J, Sala F, Seidel K. ‌Neurophysiology in Neurosurgery. A Modern Approach. 2nd Edition. London, United Kingdom: Academic Press; 2020.
  26. 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.
  27. 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.
  28. Zbinden C, Strickler M, Sariyar M, Bürkle T, Seidel K. ‌A Protocol Entry Catalog for Intraoperative Neuromonitoring - Steps Towards an Ontology. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020;272:318-321.
  29. 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.
  30. 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.