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Prof. Dr. med. Claudio Pollo

Médecin-chef adjoint, Chef de la neurochirurgie fonctionnelle

Langues: Allemand, Français, Italien, Anglais


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  1. Stieglitz L, Oertel M, Lönnfors-Weitzel T, Kiefer C, Schüpbach M, Kaelin-Lang A, Raabe A, Pollo C. ‌ Send article Validation of targeting the ventrointermediate thalamic nucleus using Q-ball calculation in deep brain stimulation for tremor DGNC. 2013 May;64. Jahrestagung.
  2. Dunet V, Maeder P, Nicod-Lalonde M, Lhermitte B, Pollo C, Bloch J, Stupp R, Meuli R, Prior J. ‌Combination of MRI and dynamic FET PET for initial glioma grading Nuklearmedizin 2014; 53(04): 155-161.
  3. Mordasini L, Kessler T, Kiss B, Schüpbach M, Pollo C, Kaelin-Lang A. ‌Bladder function in patients with dystonia undergoing deep brain stimulation Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2014 Sep;20(9):1015-7.
  4. Shoaran M, Hosseini Kamal M, Pollo C, Vandergheynst P, Schmid A. ‌Compact Low-Power Cortical Recording Architecture for Compressive Multichannel Data Acquisition IEEE Trans Biomed Circuits Syst. 2014 Dec;8(6):857-70.
  5. Pollo C, Kaelin-Lang A, Oertel M, Stieglitz L, Rossi F, Lozano A, Raabe A, Schüpbach M. ‌Directional DBS improves therapeutic window: from model prediction to human use Brain Stimul. Mar-Apr 2015;8(2):380-381
  6. Sadeghi Y, Pralong E, Knebel J, Vingerhoets F, Pollo C, Levivier M, Bloch J. ‌Bilateral Deep Brain Stimulation: The Placement of the Second Electrode Is Not Necessarily Less Accurate Than That of the First One Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2015;93(3):160-7.
  7. Rummel C, Abela E, Andrzejak R, Hauf M, Pollo C, Müller M, Weisstanner C, Wiest R, Schindler K. ‌Resected Brain Tissue, Seizure Onset Zone and Quantitative EEG Measures: Towards Prediction of Post-Surgical Seizure Control PLoS One. 2015 Oct 29;10(10):e0141023.
  8. 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.
  9. Shoaran M, Pollo C, Schindler K, Schmid A. ‌A Fully Integrated IC With 0.85-μW/Channel Consumption for Epileptic iEEG Detection IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2015 Feb;62(2):114-118.
  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. Pollo C, Debove I, Müllner J, Lachenmayer L, Oertel M, Rossi F, Schüpbach M. ‌SP 6. Preliminary experience with chronic directional DBS in the STN Clinical Neurophysiology 127 (2016) e168–e209e171.
  2. Lönnfors-Weitzel T, Weitzel T, Slotboom J, Kiefer C, Pollo C, Schüpbach M, Oertel M, Kaelin-Lang A, Wiest R. ‌T2-relaxometry predicts outcome of DBS in idiopathic Parkinson's disease Neuroimage Clin. 2016 Sep 29;12:832-837.
  3. Jenny B, Smoll N, El Hassani Y, Momjian S, Pollo C, Korff C, Seeck M, Schaller K. ‌Pediatric epilepsy surgery: could age be a predictor of outcomes? J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Aug;18(2):235-41.
  4. Schindler K, Rummel C, Andrzejak R, Goodfellow M, Zubler F, Abela E, Wiest R, Pollo C, Steimer A, Gast H. ‌Ictal time-irreversible intracranial EEG signals as markers of the epileptogenic zone Clin Neurophysiol. 2016 Sep;127(9):3051-3058.
  5. Stieglitz L, Ayer C, Schindler K, Oertel M, Wiest R, Pollo C. ‌Improved Localization of Implanted Subdural Electrode Contacts on Magnetic Resonance Imaging With an Elastic Image Fusion Algorithm in an Invasive Electroencephalography Recording Neurosurgery. 2014 Dec;10 Suppl 4:506-12; discussion 512-3.
  6. Zubler F, Gast H, Abela E, Rummel C, Hauf M, Wiest R, Pollo C, Schindler K. ‌Detecting Functional Hubs of Ictogenic Networks Brain Topogr. 2015 Mar;28(2):305-17.
  7. Pollo C, Kaelin-Lang A, Oertel M, Stieglitz L, Taub E, Fuhr P, Lozano A, Raabe A, Schüpbach M. ‌Directional deep brain stimulation: an intraoperative double-blind pilot study Brain. 2014 Jul;137(Pt 7):2015-26.
  8. Oertel M, Weitzel T, Stieglitz L, Kiefer C, Pica A, Schüpbach M, Kaelin-Lang A, Meier N, Pollo C. ‌Targeting the Thalamic Ventrointermediate Nucleus for Neurosurgical Treatment of Tremor Using Q-Ball Calculation J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg 2012; 73 - P061.
  9. Robert T, Maeder P, Levivier M, Pollo C. ‌Complete washout of a colloid cyst on MRI after partial removal by endoscopic approach Neuroradiology. 2012 Apr;54(4):409-11.
  10. Tyrand R, Seeck M, Spinelli L, Pralong E, Vulliémoz S, Foletti G, Rossetti A, Allali G, Lantz G, Pollo C, Boëx C. ‌Effects of amygdala–hippocampal stimulation on interictal epileptic discharges Epilepsy Res. 2012 Mar;99(1-2):87-93.
  11. El Hassani Y, Fournet M, Momjian S, Pollo C, Seeck M, Pegna A, Schaller K. ‌Neuropsychological outcome after extra-temporal epilepsy surgery Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2012 Aug;154(8):1337-42.
  12. Vulliémoz S, Prilipko O, Herrmann F, Pollo C, Landis T, Pegna A, Seeck M. ‌Can postictal memory predict postoperative memory in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy? Epilepsia. 2012 Oct;53(10):e170-3.
  13. Brunenberg E, Moeskops P, Backes W, Pollo C, Commoun L, Vilanova A, Janssen M, Vandewalle V, Romeny B, Thiran J, Platel B. ‌Structural and Resting State Functional Connectivity of the Subthalamic Nucleus: Identification of Motor STN Parts and the Hyperdirect Pathway PLoS One. 2012;7(6):e39061.
  14. Golestanirad L, Rouhani H, Elahi B, Shahim K, Chen R, Mosig J, Pollo C, Graham S. ‌Combined use of transcranial magnetic stimulation and metal electrode implants: a theoretical assessment of safety considerations Phys Med Biol. 2012 Dec 7;57(23):7813-27.
  15. Bondallaz P, Boëx C, Rossetti A, Foletti G, Spinelli L, Vulliémoz S, Seeck M, Pollo C. ‌Electrode location and clinical outcome in hippocampal electrical stimulation for mesial temporal lobe epilepsy Seizure. 2013 Jun;22(5):390-5.
  16. Chiosa V, Granziera C, Spinelli L, Pollo C, Roulet-Perez E, Groppa S, Seeck M. ‌Successful surgical resection in non-lesional operculo-insular epilepsy without intracranial monitoring Epileptic Disord. 2013 Jun;15(2):148-57.
  17. Golestanirad L, Elahi B, Molina A, Mosig J, Pollo C, Chen R, Graham S. ‌Analysis of fractal electrodes for efficient neural stimulation Front Neuroeng. 2013 Jul 12;6:3.
  18. Fleury V, Wider C, Horvath J, Zacharia A, Bally J, Pollak P, Pollo C, Vingerhoets F, Burkhard P. ‌Successful long-term bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in VPS35 Parkinson's disease Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2013 Jul;19(7):707-8.
  19. Pollo C, Stieglitz L, Oertel M, Kaelin-Lang A, Schüpbach M. ‌Improved intraoperative therapeutic window with directional DBS compared to omnidirectional DBS using a novel lead design J Neurol Sci. 2013 Oct 15;333(1): E79-E80.
  20. Tyrand R, Seeck M, Pollo C, Boëx C. ‌Effects of amygdala–hippocampal stimulation on synchronization Epilepsy Res. 2014 Feb;108(2):327-30.
  21. Tyrand R, Momjian S, Pollo C, Lysakowski C, Lascano A, Vulliémoz S, Schaller K, Boëx C. ‌Continuous Intraoperative Monitoring of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Surgery Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2016;94(6):404-412.
  22. Bargiotas P, Eugster L, Oberholzer M, Debove I, Lachenmayer L, Mathis J, Pollo C, Schüpbach M, Bassetti C. ‌Sleep-wake functions and quality of life in patients with subthalamic deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease PLoS One. 2017 Dec 18;12(12):e0190027.
  23. 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
  24. Spatola M, Jeannet P, Pollo C, Wider C, Labrum R, Rossetti A. ‌Effect of Vagus Nerve Stimulation in an Adult Patient with Dravet Syndrome: Contribution to Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy Risk Reduction? Eur Neurol. 2013;69(2):119-21.
  25. 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.
  26. Cavalloni F, Debove I, Lachenmayer L, Krack P, Pollo C, Schüpbach M, Bassetti C, Bargiotas P. ‌A case series and systematic review of rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder outcome after deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease Sleep Med . 2021 Jan;77:170-176.
  27. 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.
  28. 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.
  29. Accolla E, Pollo C. ‌ Mood Effects After Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease: An Update Front Neurol. 2019 Jun 14;10:617.
  30. Schär R, Pollo C, Ulrich C, Raabe A. ‌Zervikale und lumbale Radikulopathien Swiss Med Forum. 2019;19(2526):411-417
  31. Schär R, Pollo C, Ulrich C, Raabe A. ‌Das Cauda-equina-Syndrom Swiss Med Forum. 2019;19(2728):449-454
  32. Schüpbach M, Chabardes S, Matthies C, Pollo C, Steigerwald F, Timmermann L, Vandewalle V, Volkmann J, Schuurman P. ‌Reply to “The paper that wrote itself‐a ghost story” Mov Disord. 2018 Sep;33(9):1510-1511.
  33. Müller M, Schindler K, Goodfellow M, Pollo C, Rummel C, Steimer A. ‌Evaluating resective surgery targets in epilepsy patients: A comparison of quantitative EEG methods J Neurosci Methods. 2018 Jul 15;305:54-66.
  34. 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.
  35. Z'Graggen W, Pollo C. ‌Monitoring of Brain Function in Neurointensive Care: Current State and Future Requirements Monitoring of Brain Function in Neurointensive Care: Current State and Future Requirements. In: Crocco L., Karanasiou I., James M., Conceição R. (eds) Emerging Electromagnetic Technologies for Brain Diseases Diagnostics, Monitoring and Therapy. Springer, Cham. 2018;1-6.
  36. Schüpbach M, Chabardes S, Matthies C, Pollo C, Steigerwald F, Timmermann L, Vandewalle V, Volkmann J, Schuurman P. ‌Directional leads for deep brain stimulation: Opportunities and challenges Mov Disord. 2017 Oct;32(10):1371-1375.
  37. Shah A, Coste J, Lemaire J, Taub E, Schüpbach M, Pollo C, Schkommodau E, Guzman R, Hemm-Ode S. ‌Intraoperative acceleration measurements to quantify improvement in tremor during deep brain stimulation surgery Med Biol Eng Comput. 2017 May;55(5):845-858.
  38. Oertel M, Schüpbach M, Ghika J, Stieglitz L, Fiechter M, Kaelin-Lang A, Raabe A, Pollo C. ‌Combined thalamic and subthalamic deep brain stimulation for tremor-dominant Parkinson's disease Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2017 Feb;159(2):265-269.
  39. Müller M, Caporro M, Gast H, Wiest R, Pollo C, Schindler K, Rummel C. ‌Linear and nonlinear interrelations show fundamentally distinct network structure in preictal intracranial EEG of epilepsy patients. Hum Brain Mapp. 2020 Feb 1;41(2):467-483.
  40. Nguyen T, Schüpbach M, Mercanzini A, Drainsart A, Pollo C. ‌Directional Local Field Potentials in the Subthalamic Nucleus during Deep Brain Implantation of Parkinson’s Disease Patients. Front Hum Neurosci. 2020 Sep 30;
  41. 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.
  42. 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.
  43. 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
  44. 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.
  45. Menchón J, Real E, Alonso P, Aparicio M, Segalas C, Plans G, Luyten L, Brunfaut E, Matthijs L, Raymakers S, Bervoets C, Higueras A, Katati M, Guerrero J, Hurtado M, Prieto M, Stieglitz L, Löffelholz G, Walther S, Pollo C, Zurowski B, Tronnier V, Kordon A, Gambini O, Ranieri R, Franzini A, Messina G, Radu-Djurfeldt D, Schechtman G, Chen L, Eitan R, Israel Z, Bergmann H, Brelje T, Brionne T, Conseil A, Gielen F, Schüpbach M, Nuttin B, Gabriëls L. ‌A prospective international multi-center study on safety and efficacy of deep brain stimulation for resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder. Mol Psychiatry. 2019 Oct 19.
  46. 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.
  47. 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.
  48. 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.
  49. 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.
  50. 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.
  51. 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.
  52. 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.
  53. 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.