Selected Publications

  1. Rossaint R, Reyle-Hahn M, Schulte Am Esch J, Scholz J, Scherpereel P, Vallet B, Giunta F, Del Turco M, Erdmann W, Tenbrinck R, Hammerle AF, Nagele P: Multicenter randomized comparison of the efficacy and safety of xenon and isoflurane in patients undergoing elective surgery. Anesthesiology 2003; 98:6-13
  2. Nagele P, Metz LB, Crowder CM: Nitrous oxide (N2O) requires the NMDA-receptor for its action in Caenorhabditis elegans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS) 2004; 101: 8791-6
  3. Nagele P, Metz LB, Crowder CM: Xenon acts by inhibition of non-NMDA receptor mediated glutamatergic neurotransmission in Caenorhabditis elegans. Anesthesiology 2005; 103: 508-513
  4. Nagele P, Mendel B, Placzek W, Scott B, d'Avignon A, Crowder CM: Volatile anesthetics bind rat synaptic SNARE proteins. Anesthesiology 2005; 103:768-778
  5. Nagele P, Zeugswetter B, Wiener C, Burger HJ, Hüpfl M, Mittlböck M, Födinger M: Influence of MTHFR gene polymorphisms on homocysteine concentrations after nitrous oxide anesthesia. Anesthesiology 2008; 109: 36–43
  6. Nagele P, Zeugswetter B, Eberle C, Hüpfl M, Mittlböck M, Födinger M: A common gene variant in methionine synthase reductase is not associated with peak homocysteine concentrations after nitrous oxide anesthesia. Pharmacogenetics and Genomics 2009;19(5):325- 9
  7. Rao LK, Francis AM, Wilcox U, Miller JP, Nagele P: Preoperative B-Vitamin Infusion and Prevention of Nitrous Oxide-induced Homocysteine Increase. Anaesthesia 2010; epub