Publikationen in Peer-reviewed journals:

Koller H, Koller J, Mayer M , Hempfing A, Hitzl W.: Osteotomies in ankylosing spondylitis: where, how many, and how much? Eur Spine J. 2018

Koller H, Schulte TL, Meier O, Koller J, Bullmann V, Hitzl W, Mayer M , Lange T, Schmücker J: The influence of isolated thoracoplasty on the evolution of pulmonary function after treatment of severe thoracic scoliosis. Eur Spine J. 2017

Mayer M , Koller H, Hitzl W, Zenner J, Ortmaier R, Auffarth A, Resch H, von Keudell A: Impact of sagittal balance on clinical outcomes in surgically treated T12 and L1 burst fractures. Analysis of long-term outcomes after posterior-only and combined postero-anterior treatment. Biomed Res Int. 2017

Daniels AH., Koller H., Hiratzka SL, Mayer M ., Meier, Contag AG, Eltora AEM., Hiratzka J., Hamilton DK, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Bess S, Klineberg EO, Ames CP, Lafage V., Line B., Schwab FJ, Har RA, International Spine Study Group: Selecting caudal fusion levels: 2 year functional and stiffness outcomes with matched pairs analysis in multilevel fusion to L5 versus S1. Eur Spine J. 2016

Sudo HS, Mayer M , Kaneda K, Núñez-Pereira S, Shono Y, Hitzl W, Iwasaki N, Koller H: Maintenance of spontaneous lumbar curve correction following thoracic fusion of main thoracic curves in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Bone Joint J. 2016

Mayer M , Stephan D, Resch H, Augat P, Auffarth A, Blocher M, Ernstbrunner L, Hitzl W, Defossez H, Rouge R, Koller H: Biomechanical Comparison of Sacral Fixation Characteristics of Standard S1-Pedicle Screw Fixation vs a Novel Constrained S1-Dual-Screw Anchorage in the S1-Pedicle and S1-Alar Bone. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015

Blocher M, Mayer M , Resch H., Ortmaier, R: Leriche-Like Syndrome as a Delayed Complication Following Posterior Instrumentation of a Traumatic L1 Fracture: A Case Report and Literature Review. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015

Koller H, Pfanz C, Meier O, Hitzl W, Mayer M , Bullmann V, Schulte TL: Factors influencing radiographic and clinical outcomes in adult scoliosis surgery: a study of 448 European patients. Eur Spine J. 2016

Zenner J, Hitzl W, Mayer M , Koller H: Analysis of postoperative pain at the anterior iliac crest harvest site: a prospective study of the intraoperative local administration of ropivacaine. Asian Spine J. 2015

Koller H, Meier O, McClung A, Hitzl W, Mayer M , Sucato D: Parameters leading to a successful radiographic outcome following surgical treatment for Lenke 2 curves. Eur Spine J. 2015

Koller H, Schmoelz W, Zenner J, Auffarth A, Resch H, Hitzl W, Malekzadeh D, Ernstbrunner L, Blocher M, Mayer M : Construct stability of an instrumented 2-level cervical corpectomy model following fatigue testing: biomechanical comparison of circumferential antero-posterior instrumentation versus a novel anterior-only transpedicular screw-plate fixation technique. Eur Spine J. 2015

Bogner R, Resch H, Mayer M , Lederer S, Ortmaier R: Rupture of the spleen following thoracoscopic spine surgery in a patient with chronic pancreatitis. Eur Spine J. 2015

Koller H, Fierlbeck J, Auffarth A, Niederberger A, Stephan D, Hitzl W, Augat P, Zenner J, Blocher M, Blocher M, Resch H, Mayer M : Impact of constrained dual-screw anchorage on holding strength and the resistance to cyclic loading in anterior spinal deformity surgery: a comparative biomechanical study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014

Ortmaier R, Resch H, Hitzl W, Mayer M , Blocher M, Vasvary I, Mattiassich G, Stundner O, Tauber M: Reverse shoulder arthroplasty combined with latissimus dorsi transfer using the bone-chip technique. Int Orthop. 2014

Auffarth A, Mayer M , Kofler B, Hitzl W, Bogner R, Moroder P, Korn G, Koller H, Resch H: The interobserver reliability in diagnosing osseous lesions after first-time anterior shoulder dislocation comparing plain radiographs with computed tomography scans. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013

Mayer M , Zenner J, Auffarth A, Blocher M, Figl M, Resch H, Koller H: Hidden discoligamentous instability in cervical spine injuries: can quantitative motion analysis improve detection? Eur Spine J. 2013

Ortmaier R, Resch H, Hitzl W, Mayer M , Stundner O, Tauber M: Treatment strategies for infection after reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2014

Mayer M , Meier O, Auffarth A, Koller H: Cervical laminectomy and instrumented lateral mass fusion: techniques, pearls and pitfalls. Eur Spine J. 2013
Koller H, Zenner J, Hitzl W, Resch H, Stephan D, Augat P, Penzkofer R, Korn G, Kendell A, Meier O, Mayer M : The impact of a distal expansion mechanism added to a standard pedicle screw on pullout resistance. A biomechanical study. Spine J. 2013

Ortmaier R, Resch H, Matis N, Blocher M, Auffarth A, Mayer M , Hitzl W, Tauber M: Reverse shoulder arthroplasty in revision of failed shoulder arthroplasty-outcome and follow-up. Int Orthop. 2013

Koller H, Meier O, Zenner J, Mayer M , Hitzl W: Non-instrumented correction of cervicothoracic kyphosis in ankylosing spondylitis: a critical analysis on the results of open-wedge osteotomy C7-T1 with gradual Halo-Thoracic-Cast based correction. Eur Spine J. 2013

Koller H, Meier O, Zenner J, Mayer M , Hitzl W: In vivo analysis of cervical kinematics after implantation of a minimally constrained cervical artificial disc replacement. Eur Spine J. 2013

Mayer M , Zenner J, Bogner R, Hitzl W, Figl M, von Keudell A, Stephan D, Penzkofer R, Augat P, Korn G, Resch H, Koller H: Comparison of revision strategies for failed C2-posterior cervical pedicle screws: a biomechanical study. Eur Spine J. 2013

Koller H, Mayer M , Zenner J, Resch H, Niederberger A, Fierlbeck J, Hitzl W, Acosta FL Jr: Implications of the center of rotation concept for the reconstruction of anterior column lordosis and axial preloads in spinal deformity surgery. J Neurosurg Spine. 2012

Bransford RJ, Koller H, Caron T, Zenner J, Hitzl W, Tomasino A, Mayer M : Cervical Spine Trauma in Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Injury Characteristics and Outcome with Surgical Treatment. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012

Figl M, Mayer M , Lederer S, Bogner R, Leixnering M: Extensor pollicis longus rupture after distal radius fracture: Results of reconstruction by transposition of the extensor indicis tendon and postoperative dynamic splinting. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2011

Von Keudell A, Atzwanger J, Forstner R, Resch H, Hoffelner T, Mayer M : Radiological evaluation of cartilage after microfracture treatment: A long-term follow-up study. Eur J Radiol. 2012

Mayer M , Zenner J, Auffarth A, Atzwanger J, Romeder F, Hitzl W, Lederer S, Resch H, Koller H: Efficacy of anterior odontoid screw fixation in the elderly patient: a CT-based biometrical analysis of odontoid fractures. Eur Spine J. 2011

Lederer S, Auffarth A, Bogner R, Tauber M, Mayer M , Karpik S, Matis N, Resch H: Magnetic resonance imaging-controlled results of the pectoralis major tendon transfer for irreparable anterosuperior rotator cuff tears performed with standard and modified fixation techniques. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011

Leixnering M, Pezzei C, Weninger P, Mayer M , Bogner R, Lederer S, Schauer J, Figl M: First Experiences with a New Adjustable Plate for Osteosynthesis of Scaphoid Nonunions. J Trauma. 2011

Auffarth A, Resch H, Lederer S, Karpik S, Hitzl W, Bogner R, Mayer M , Matis N: Does the Choice of Approach for Hip Hemiarthroplasty in Geriatric Patients Significantly Influence Early Postoperative Outcomes? A Randomized-Controlled Trial Comparing the Modified Smith-Petersen and Hardinge Approaches. J Trauma. 2011

Winkler AS, Mayer M , Schnaitmann S, Ombay M, Mathias B, Schmutzhard E, Jilek-Aall L: Belief systems of epilepsy and attitudes toward people living with epilepsy in a rural community of northern Tanzania. Epilepsy Behav. 2010

Schmidt R, Koller H, Wilke HJ, Brade J, Zenner J, Meier O, Ferraris L, Mayer M : The impact of cervical pedicle screws for primary stability in multilevel posterior cervical stabilizations. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010

Hoffelner T, Resch H, Forstner R, Mayer M , Minnich B, Tauber M: Arthroscopic all-inside meniscal repair-Does the meniscus heal? : A clinical and radiological follow-up examination to verify meniscal healing using a 3-T MRI. Skeletal Radiol. 2011

Koller H, Schmidt R, Mayer M , Hitzl W, Zenner J, Middendorf S, Gräf N, Resch H, Willke HJ: The stabilizing potential of anterior, posterior and combined techniques for the reconstruction of a 2-level cervical corpectomy model: biomechanical study and first results of ATPS prototyping. Eur Spine J. 2010

Winkler AS, Mayer M , Ombay M, Mathias B, Schmutzhard E, Jilek-Aall L: Attitudes towards African traditional medicine and Christian spiritual healing regarding treatment of epilepsy in a rural community of northern Tanzania. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2009

Koller H, Kolb K, Zenner J, Reynolds J, Dvorak M, Acosta F, Forstner R, Mayer M , Tauber M, Auffarth A, Kathrein A, Hitzl W: Study on accuracy and interobserver reliability of the assessment of odontoid fracture union using plain radiographs or CT scans. Eur Spine J. 2009

Koller H, Hitzl W, Acosta F, Tauber M, Zenner J, Resch H, Yukawa Y, Meier O, Schmidt R, Mayer M : In vitro study of accuracy of cervical pedicle screw insertion using an electronic conductivity device (ATPS part III) Eur Spine J. 2009

Auffarth A, Bogner R, Koller H, Tauber M, Mayer M , Resch H, Lederer S: How severe are initially undetected injuries to the knee accompanying a femoral shaft fracture? J Trauma. 2009

Koller H, Reynolds J, Zenner J, Forstner R, Hempfing A, Maislinger I, Kolb K, Tauber M, Resch H, Mayer M , Hitzl W: Mid- to long-term outcome of instrumented anterior cervical fusion for subaxial injuries. Eur Spine J. 2009

Koller H, Kathrein A, Zenner J, Tauber M, Lederer S, Mayer M : In-vivo analysis of atlantoaxial motion in individuals immobilized with the halo thoracic vest or Philadelphia Collar – Scrutinizing the rationale for using a HALO-device in odontoid fracture care. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009


Mayer M .: „Posterior median access to the subaxial spine“;in: Cervical Spine Researc Society Europe, Koller & Robinson (editors): ‘Cervical Spine Surgery: Standard & Advanced Techniques’; 2017

Mayer M ., Koller H.: „Consequences of lumbosacral fusion“;in: Koller: „Lumbosacral and Lumbopelvic surgical techniques“; 2016

Koller H., Mayer M .: “Lumbosacral Reduction Techniques“; in: Koller: „Lumbosacral and Lumbopelvic surgical techniques“; 2016

Koller H., Mayer M .: “S1 Pedicle Screw + S2-Ala Iliac Screw Fixation“; in: Koller: Lumbosacral and Lumbopelvic surgical techniques; 2016

Mayer M ., Meier O., Koller H.: „Scheuermann Kyphosen“;in: Börm/Meyer/Bullmann/Knop: Wirbelsäule interdisziplinär; Schattauer Verlag 2015

Koller H., Mayer M .: “Biomecánica de la cirugía de la columna cervical / Surgical biomechanics of the cervical spine”; Editorial Médica Panamericana 2015

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