Steurer W, Bonatti H, Obrist P, Spechtenhauser B, Ladurner R, Mark W, Gardetto A, Margreiter R, Königsrainer A (2000): Incidence of intraabdominal infection in a consecutive series of 40 enteric-drained pancreas transplantats with FK506 and MMF immunosuppression; Transpl Int 13 (Suppl 1): 195-198.

Rhomberg M, Rainer C, Gardetto A, Piza-Katzer H (2002 Apr): Dupuytren’s disease in children -differential diagnosis; J Ped Surg 37(4): E7.

Bodner G, Harpf Ch, Gardetto A, Kovacs P, Gruber H, Peer S, Mallhoui A (2002 Oct): Ultrasonographyof the accessory nerve: normal and pathological findings in cadavers and patients with iatrogenic accessory nerve palsy; J Ultrasound Med 21(10): 1159-1163.

Rainer C, Dabernig J,Gardetto A, Ensinger C, Zangerle R, Piza H, Wechselberger G (2002 Aug): Compression of the ulnar nerve caused by an aneusysma of the ulnar artery in a HIV-positive patient. Case report; Plast Reconstr Surg 110(2): 533-536.

Gardetto A, Moriggl B, Erdinger K, Maurer H, Papp C (2002 Aug-Sep): Anatomical basis for a new island axial pattern flap in the perioral region;Surg Radiol Anat 24(3-4): 147-154. Bodner G, Harpf Ch, Meirer R, Gardetto A, Kovacs P, Gruber H (2002 Nov): Ultrasonographic appearance of the supinator syndrome; J Ultrasound Med 21(11): 1289-1293.

Gardetto A, Kovacs P, Piegger J, Rainer Ch, Meirer R, Piza-Katzer H (2002 Dec): Direct coaptation of extensive facial nerve defects after removal of the superficial part of the parotid gland: an anatomical study; Head Neck 24(12): 1047-1053.

Rainer C, Gardetto A, Frühwirth M, Meirer R, Fritsch H, Piza-Katzer H (2003 Jan): Breast deformity in adolescence as a result of pneumothorax drainage during neonatal intensive care; Pediatrics 111(1): 80-86.

Gardetto A, Dabernig J, Rainer C, Piegger J, Piza-Katzer H, Fritsch H (2003 Feb):Does a superficial musculoaponeurotic system exist in face and neck: an anatomical study by tissue plastination technique; Plast Reconstr Surg 111: 664-672

Gurunluoglu R, Shafighi M, Gardetto A, Piza-Katzer H (2003 Jul-Aug):Composite skin grafts for basal cell carcinoma defects of the nose; Aesthetic Plast Surg 27(4): 286-292.

Gardetto A, Piza-Katzer H (2003 Oct): A case of familial popliteal pterygium syndrome: early surgical intervention for successful treatment; Pediatr Surg Int 19(8): 612-614.

Ninkovic M, Schwabegger AH, Gardetto A, Moser-Rumer A, Rieger M, Ninkovic M, Rainer C (2003 Oct): Free sternum turnover flap for correction of pectus excavatus deformity; Plast Reconstr Surg 112(5): 1355-1361.

Rainer C, Meirer R, Gardetto A, Schwabegger AH, Ninkovic M (2003 Oct): Perforator-pedicled skin island flap for coverage of mircrovasular anastomoses in myocutaneous flaps in the lower extremity; Plast Reconstr Surg 112(5): 1362-1367.

Schwabegger AH, Shafigi M, Harpf C, Gardetto A, Gurunluoglu R (2003 Nov): Distally based abductor hallucis muscle flap: anatomic basis and clinical application; Ann Plast Surg 51(5): 505-508.

Gardetto A, Thaler C, Kiechl S, Maurer H, Piza-Katzer H (2003 Dec): Isolated compression of pectoral nerve resulting in atrophy of the major pectoralis muscle; Muscle Nerve 28(6):760-763.

Gardetto A, Erdinger K, Papp C (2004 Feb): The zygomaticus flap: a further possibility in reconstructing soft tissue defect of the nose and upper lip; Plast Reconstr Surg 113(2): 485-490.

Rainer Ch, Schwabegger AH, Gardetto A, SchoellerT, Hussl H, Ninkovic M (2004 Feb): Aesthetic refinements in reconstructive microsurgery of the lower leg; J Reconstr Microsurg 20: 123-131.

Aigner A, Longato S, Gardetto A, Deibl M, Fritsch H, Piza-Katzer H (2004 Sep):Anatomic survey of the common fibular nerve and its branching pattern with regard to the intermuscular septa of leg; Clin Anat 17(6): 503-512.

Piza-Katzer H, Balogh B, Muzika-Herczeg E, Gardetto A (2004 Sep):Secondary end-to-end repair of extensive facial nerve defects: surgicaltechnique and postoperative functional results;Head Neck 26(9): 770-777.

Meirer R, Muller-Gerbl M, Huemer G, Schirmer M, Herold M, Kersting S, Freund M, Rainer C, Gardetto A, Wanner S, Piza-Katzer H (2004): Quantitative assessment of periarticular osteopenia in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis: a preliminary report; Scand J Rheumatol 33(5): 307-311.

Gardetto A, Raschner C, Schöller T, Pavelka ML, Wechselberger G (2005 Mar): Rectus femoris muscle flap donor.

Moser B, Voelckel W, Gardetto A, Sumann G, Wenzel V (2005 Jun): One night in a snowbank: a case report of severe hypothermia and cardiac arrest; Resuscitation 65(3): 365-368.

Roth W, Eschertzhuber S, Gardetto A, Keller C (2006 Aug): Extravasation of propofol is associated with tissue necrosis in small children. Paediatr Anaesth 16(8): 887-889.

Winsauer S, Gardetto A, Kompatescher P (2016 Mar): Pedicled hypothenar perforator flap: Indications and clinical application 69(6): 843-847.

Vidya R, Masià J, Cawthorn S, Berna G, Bozza F, Gardetto A, Kołacińska A, Dell’Antonia F, Tiengo C, Bassetto F, Caputo GG, Governa M, Breast J (2017 Nov): Evaluation of the effectiveness of the prepectoral breast reconstruction with Braxon dermal matrix; First multicenter European report on 100 cases 23(6): 670-676.

Vidya R, Masià J, Cawthorn S, Berna G, Bozza F, Gardetto A, Kolacinska A, Dell’Antonia F, Tiengo C, Bassetto F, Caputo GG, Governa M (2018 Mar): Reply to Rana Nadeem’s Letter to the Editor 24(2): 225-226.

Ploner M, Gardetto A, Okoner F, Scharl M, Shoap S, Bäcler HC (2020 Jan – Mar): Foreign rectal body; Systematic review and meta-analysis 83(1): 61-65.


Gardetto A, Königsrainer A, Steurer W, Margreiter R (1999): Stille Zwerchfellruptur als Spätkomplikation nach rechtsseitiger Hemihepatektomie; Visceralchirurgie (vormals Aktuelle Chirurgie) 34 (5): 265-267.

Gardetto A, Clemens S, Töpke M, Kompatscher P (2004 Jun): Complete division of the flexor pollicis longus tendon as a rare complication in open carpal tunnel release: a case report; Eur J of Plast Surg 27: 146-148.

Letter to the Editor

Gardetto A, Rainer C, Ensinger C, Baldissera I, Piza-Katzer H (2002 Feb): Sebaceous carcinoma of the eyelid: a rarity worth considering; Br J Ophthalmol 86(2): 243-244.

Wechselberger G, Gardetto A, Schoeller T(2006 Mar): Rectus femoris muscle flap donor-site morbidity; Plast Reconstr Surg 117(3): 1048.


Steurer W, Spechtenhauser B, Ladurner R, Mark W, Gardetto A, Bonatti H, Margreiter R, Königsrainer A (1999): Graft pancreatitis is the predominant reason for graft loss in a consecutive series of 35 enteric drained pancreas