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Thomas Rautenstrauch

Born  1942

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German paediatrician, born February 17, 1942, Zwickau/Sachsen.

Biography of Thomas Rautenstrauch

Thomas Rautenstrauch is a specialist in diseases of children and adolescents, practising in Haar. He was born in Zwickau in Saxony in 1942 and grew up in Sulz am Neckar and Ebingen in Baden-Württemberg.

Rautenstrauch studied medicine in Tübingen and Hamburg from 1961 to 1967, passing the state examination in Hamburg in 1967. As an intern he then received postgraduate training in surgery, internal medicine and gynaecology and, during this two year period, spent six months at the école des prématurés in Paris. In 1969 he spent one year doing surgery in M.-Oberföhring under Dr.Dr. Snopkowski. From 1970 to 1974 he worked in the Kinderzentrum München under Professor Hellbrügge, and from September 1974 he was assistant physician in the Kinderklinik München Harlaching under professor H.-D. Pache, Dr. Mayser and Professor Tympner.

Rautenstrauch has been living in Munich since 1969. He became a licensed specialist in children's diseases in 1976.

Rautenstrauch's special fields are investigations in developmental neurology as well as EEG-measurements and ultrasoundinvestigations of the hip, upper abdomen and brain in children.


  • Zur Zeitstabilität und Validität von Fragebogen- Scores für Neurotizismus und Extraversion sowie "Social Desirability" bei verschiedenen Stichproben. Dissertation.me
  • Th. Rautenstrauch and B. Brunner:
    Ätiologie und Prognose von Neugeborenenkrämpfen.
    Pädiatrische Praxis, München, 1980, 23: 361-370.
  • Th. Rautenstrauch:
    Fortschritte der Medizin, München, 1974, 5: 180-183.
  • Th. Rautenstrauch and J. Wittrock:
    Unerkannte minimale cerebrale Dysfunktion bei erziehungsschwierigen Kindern.
    Monatsschrift für Kinderheilkunde, Berlin, 1974, 122, 629-630.
  • Th. Rautenstrauch, F. Lajosi, M. Bär, I. Beinroth, D. Menara, R. Schamberger and H. Warner:
    Zur Diagnostik des"Krabbelalters." Kinderarzt Sonderdruck, 1973, Heft 3.
  • Th. Rautenstrauch, F. Lajosi, M. Bär, I. Beinroth, D. Menara, R. Schamberger and H.Warner:
    Zur Diagnostik des "Laufalters." Kinderarzt Sonderdruck, 1973, Heft 3.
  • F. Lajosi, Th. Rautenstrauch, I. Beinroth, M. Bär, Th. Hellbrügge, D. Menara, R. Schamberger and H. Warner:
    Zur Diagnostik des "Greifalters." Kinderarzt Sonderdruck, 1973, Heft 6.
  • F. Lajosi, Th.Rautenstrauch, I. Beinroth, M.Bär, D. Menara, R.Schamberger and H.Warner:
    Zur Diagnostik des "Sitzalters." Kinderarzt Sonderdruck, 1973, Heft 4.
  • R. Schamberger, D. Menara, F. Lajosi and Th. Rautenstrauch:
    Zur Diagnostik des "Perceptionsalters." Kinderarzt Sonderdruck, 1973, Heft 8.
  • Th. Rautenstrauch and F. Snigula, Th. Krieg, St. Gay, and P. K. Müller:
    Progeria: A cell culture study and clinical report of familial incidence.
    European Journal of Pediatrics, Berlin, 1977, 124: 101-111.
    Wiedemann-Rautenstrauch syndrome.
  • Fr. Snigula and Th. Rautenstrauch:
    A new neonatal progeroid syndrome.
    European Journal of Pediatrics, Berlin, 1981, 136: 325.
    Wiedemann-Rautenstrauch syndrome.
  • Th. Rautenstrauch and F. Snigula:
    Neonatales progeroides Syndrom (Wiedemann-Rautenstrauch): Eine follow-up Studie.
    Klinische Pädiatrie, 1994, 206: 440-443. Wiedemann-Rautenstrauch syndrome.
  • T. Nowotny, T. Rautenstrauch and V. Vetter:
    Das schreckhafte Mädchen. Ein Fallbericht zur konnatalen Hyperexplexie.
    Monatsschrift Kinderheilkunde, Berlin, 2001, 149: 1366-1369.

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