• Übersichtsarbeiten


    Fetal surgery for myelomeningocele: a critical appraisal.
    Meuli M, Moehrlen U.
    Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Apr;23(2):103-9. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1343082. Epub 2013 Apr 9. PubMed PMID: 23572465.


    Fetal surgery for myelomeningocele: panacea or peril?
    Hirose S, Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M.
    World J Surg. 2003 Jan;27(1):87-94. Review. PubMed PMID: 12557043.


    Scar wars: implications of fetal wound healing for the pediatric burn patient.
    Cass DL, Meuli M, Adzick NS.
    Pediatr Surg Int. 1997 Sep;12(7):484-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 9238112.

  • Buchkapitel


    The Fetus with a Myelomeningocele
    Meuli M
    In: The unborn patient: the art and science of fetal therapy / Michael R. Harrison et al. 3rd ed. 2001. ISBN 0-7216-8446-7. Chapter 28:443-452


    Fetale Chirurgie
    Böttcher S, Meuli M
    In: Kinderchirurgie. Visczerale und allgemeine Chirurgie des Kindesalters / Dietrich von Schweinitz D, Benno Ure B. 2nd ed. 2013. ISBN 978-3-642-29779-3. Chapter 11:125-134

  • Klinische Arbeiten


    Premiere use of Integra™ artificial skin to close an extensive fetal skin defect during open in utero repair of myelomeningocele.
    Meuli M, Meuli-Simmen C, Flake AW, Zimmermann R, Ochsenbein N, Scheer I, Mazzone L, Moehrlen U.
    Pediatr Surg Int. 2013 Dec;29(12):1321-6. doi: 10.1007/s00383-013-3412-7. Epub 2013 Sep 22.


    Fetal Surgery in Zurich: Key Features of Our first Open in Utero Repair of Myelomeningocele.
    Meuli M, Moehrlen U, Flake A, Ochsenbein N, Huesler M, Biro P, Scheer I, harakan S, Dürig P, Zimmermann R.
    Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2012 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23165510.


    Fetal MRI of conjoined wins who switched their relative positions.
    Huisman TA, Arulrajah S, Meuli M, Brehmer U, Beinder E. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 Mar;40(3):353-7. doi: 10.1007/s00247-009-1445-9. Epub 2009 Dec 3. PubMed PMID: 19956938.


    Prenatal diagnosis of a fetus with lumbar myelocystocele.
    Kölble N, Huisman TA, Stallmach T, Meuli M, Zen Ruffinen Imahorn F, Zimmermann R.
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2001 Nov;18(5):536-9. PubMed PMID: 11844180

  • Experimentelle Arbeiten


    The dysraphic levels of skin and vertebrae are different in mouse fetuses and neonates with myelomeningocele.
    Stiefel D, Meuli M.
    J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Apr;43(4):683-90. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2007.12.008. PubMed PMID: 18405716.


    Scanning electron microscopy of fetal murine myelomeningocele reveals growth and development of the spinal cord in early gestation and neural tissue destruction around birth.
    Stiefel D, Meuli M.
    J Pediatr Surg. 2007 Sep;42(9):1561-5. PubMed PMID: 17848249.


    Fetal spina bifida in a mouse model: loss of neural function in utero.
    Stiefel D, Copp AJ, Meuli M.
    J Neurosurg. 2007 Mar;106(3 Suppl):213-21. PubMed PMID:17465388; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3651953.


    Oxygen-regulated expression of TGF-beta 3, a growth factor involved in trophoblast differentiation.
    Schäffer L, Scheid A, Spielmann P, Breymann C, Zimmermann R, Meuli M, Gassmann, M, Marti HH, Wenger RH.
    Placenta. 2003 Nov;24(10):941-50. PubMed PMID: 14580376.

  • Tethering of the spinal cord in mouse fetuses and neonates with spina bifida.
    Stiefel D, Shibata T, Meuli M, Duffy PG, Copp AJ.
    J Neurosurg. 2003 Sep;99(2 Suppl):206-13. PubMed PMID: 12956464.


    Physiologically low oxygen concentrations in fetal skin regulate hypoxia-inducible factor 1 and transforming growth factor-beta3.
    Scheid A, Wenger RH, Schäffer L, Camenisch I, Distler O, Ferenc A, Cristina H, Ryan HE, Johnson RS, Wagner KF, Stauffer UG, Bauer C, Gassmann M, Meuli M.
    FASEB J. 2002 Mar;16(3):411-3. Epub 2002 Jan 14. PubMed PMID: 11790723.


    Hypoxia-regulated gene expression in fetal wound regeneration and adult wound repair.
    Scheid A, Wenger RH, Christina H, Camenisch I, Ferenc A, Stauffer UG, Gassmann M, Meuli M.
    Pediatr Surg Int. 2000;16(4):232-6. PubMed PMID: 10898220.


    Assessment of sensory function in neonatal sheep with somatosensory evoked potentials: methodology and normative data.
    Yingling CD, Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Timmel GB, Adzick NS, Harrison M.
    Pediatr Surg Int. 1999;15(8):530-4. PubMed PMID: 10631726.

  • Experimental fetal neurosurgery: effects of in-utero manipulations on somatosensory evoked potentials.
    Yingling CD, Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Timmel GB, Harrison M, Adzick NS.
    Pediatr Surg Int. 1999;15(8):535-9. PubMed PMID: 10631727.


    Altered smooth muscle development and innervation in the lower genitourinary and gastrointestinal tract of the male human fetus with myelomeningocele.
    Shapiro E, Seller MJ, Lepor H, Kalousek DK, Hutchins GM, Perlman EJ, Meuli M.
    J Urol. 1998 Sep;160(3 Pt 2):1047-53; discussion 1079. PubMed PMID: 9719274.


    Spontaneous repair of superficial defects in articular cartilage in a fetal lamb model.
    Namba RS, Meuli M, Sullivan KM, Le AX, Adzick NS.
    J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1998 Jan;80(1):4-10. PubMed PMID: 9469302


    Latissimus dorsi flap procedures to cover myelomeningocele in utero: a feasibility study in human fetuses.
    Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Adzick NS, Harrison MR.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1997 Aug;32(8):1154-6. PubMed PMID: 9269961

  • The spinal cord lesion in human fetuses with myelomeningocele: implications for fetal surgery.
    Meuli M, Meuli-Simmen C, Hutchins GM, Seller MJ, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1997 Mar;32(3):448-52. PubMed PMID: 9094015.


    Midgestational sciatic nerve transaction in fetal sheep results in absent nerve regeneration and neurogenic muscle atrophy.
    Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Yingling CD, Eiman T, Timmel GB, Buncke HJ, Lineaweaver W, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    Plast Reconstr Surg. 1997 Feb;99(2):486-92. PubMed PMID: 9030159.


    Fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion ('Fetendo-PLUG') for congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
    Skarsgard ED, Meuli M, VanderWall KJ, Bealer JF, Adzick NS, Harrison MR.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1996 Oct;31(10):1335-8. PubMed PMID: 8906656


    Acquired spinal cord injury in human fetuses with myelomeningocele.
    Hutchins GM, Meuli M, Meuli-Simmen C, Jordan MA, Heffez DS, Blakemore KJ.
    Pediatr Pathol Lab Med. 1996 Sep-Oct;16(5):701-12. PubMed PMID: 9025869.

  • The fetal spinal cord does not regenerate after in utero transaction in a large mammalian model.
    Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Hutchins GM, Yingling CD, Timmel GB, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    Neurosurgery. 1996 Sep;39(3):555-60; discussion 560-1. PubMed PMID: 8875486.


    Fetal endoscopic ('Fetendo') tracheal clip.
    VanderWall KJ, Bruch SW, Meuli M, Kohl T, Szabo Z, Adzick NS, Harrison MR.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1996 Aug;31(8):1101-3; discussion 1103-4. PubMed PMID: 8863243.


    Experimental fetal transesophageal and intracardiac echocardiography utilizing intravascular ultrasound technology.
    Kohl T, Szabo Z, VanderWall KJ, Hutchinson SJ, Stelnicki EJ, Meuli M, Harrison MR, Silverman NH, Chou TM.
    Am J Cardiol. 1996 Apr 15;77(10):899-903. PubMed PMID: 8623753.


    Percutaneous access to the uterus for fetal surgery.
    VanderWall KJ, Meuli M, Szabo Z, Bruch SW, Kohl T, Hoffman WY, Adzick NS, Harrison MR.
    J Laparoendosc Surg. 1996 Mar;6 Suppl 1:S65-7. PubMed PMID: 8832931.

  • In utero repair of experimental myelomeningocele saves neurological function at birth.
    Meuli M, Meuli-Simmen C, Yingling CD, Hutchins GM, Timmel GB, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1996 Mar;31(3):397-402. PubMed PMID: 8708911.


    Experimental fetal neurosurgery: the normal neurology of neonatal lambs and abnormal findings after in utero manipulation.
    Hoffman KM, Timmel GB, Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Yingling CD, Adzick NS.
    Contemp Top Lab Anim Sci. 1996 Jan;35(1):53-6. PubMed PMID: 16457521.


    Fetal reconstructive surgery: experimental use of the latissimus dorsi flap to correct myelomeningocele in utero.
    Meuli-Simmen C, Meuli M, Hutchins GM, Harrison MR, Buncke HJ, Sullivan KM, Adzick NS.
    Plast Reconstr Surg. 1995 Oct;96(5):1007-11. PubMed PMID: 7568473.


    Exogenous transforming growth factor-beta amplifies its own expression and induces scar formation in a model of human fetal skin repair.
    Lin RY, Sullivan KM, Argenta PA, Meuli M, Lorenz HP, Adzick NS.
    Ann Surg. 1995 Aug;222(2):146-54. PubMed PMID: 7639582; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1234772.

  • Fetal endoscopic ('Fetendo') surgery: the relationship between insufflating pressure and the fetoplacental circulation.
    Skarsgard ED, Bealer JF, Meuli M, Adzick NS, Harrison MR.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1995 Aug;30(8):1165-8. PubMed PMID: 7472974.


    An adult-fetal skin interface heals without scar formation in sheep.
    Sullivan KM, Meuli M, MacGillivray TE, Adzick NS.
    Surgery. 1995 Jul;118(1):82-6. PubMed PMID: 7604384.


    Creation of myelomeningocele in utero: a model of functional damage from spinal cord exposure in fetal sheep.
    Meuli M, Meuli-Simmen C, Yingling CD, Hutchins GM, Hoffman KM, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1995 Jul;30(7):1028-32;discussion 1032-3. PubMed PMID: 7472926.


    In utero surgery rescues neurological function at birth in sheep with spina bifida.
    Meuli M, Meuli-Simmen C, Hutchins GM, Yingling CD, Hoffman KM, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    Nat Med. 1995 Apr;1(4):342-7. PubMed PMID: 7585064.

  • Scar formation in the fetal alimentary tract.
    Meuli M, Lorenz HP, Hedrick MH, Sullivan KM, Harrison MR, Adzick NS.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1995 Mar;30(3):392-5. PubMed PMID: 7760227.


    A model of scarless human fetal wound repair is deficient in transforming growth factor beta.
    Sullivan KM, Lorenz HP, Meuli M, Lin RY, Adzick NS.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1995 Feb;30(2):198-202; discussion 202-3. PubMed PMID: 7738738.


    The 'PLUG' odyssey: adventures in experimental fetal tracheal occlusion.
    Bealer JF, Skarsgard ED, Hedrick MH, Meuli M, VanderWall KJ, Flake AW, Adzick NS, Harrison MR.
    J Pediatr Surg. 1995 Feb;30(2):361-4; discussion 364-5. PubMed PMID:7738765.