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Intensive Care Med


Intensive care medicine


Darmon M,Kashani K,Schetz M





2018-11-01 00:00:00














  • Bioimpedance versus thermodilution cardiac output measurement: the Bomed NCCOM3 after coronary bypass surgery.

    abstract::Values obtained for cardiac output (CO) were compared using thermodilution (TD) with those obtained using bioimpedance (Bi) as measured using the Bomed NCCOM3 (Revision 6) in 28 consecutive patients in the first 24 h after coronary artery bypass surgery (CABS). In 46 paired measurements made in the first 12 h after CA...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Thomas AN,Ryan J,Doran BR,Pollard BJ

    更新日期:1991-01-01 00:00:00

  • Role of replacement fluids in the immediate complications of plasma exchange. French Registry Cooperative Group.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Comparison of side effects (fever shivering and/or allergic reactions, collapse, symptomatic hypocalcaemia) of the different substitution fluids used during therapeutical plasmapheresis. DESIGN:Multicentric retrospective comparative study designed to explore the side effects due to the replacements fluids (a...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,多中心研究


    authors: Korach JM,Berger P,Giraud C,Le Perff-Desman C,Chillet P

    更新日期:1998-05-01 00:00:00

  • Mechanical power normalized to predicted body weight as a predictor of mortality in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Protective mechanical ventilation based on multiple ventilator parameters such as tidal volume, plateau pressure, and driving pressure has been widely used in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). More recently, mechanical power (MP) was found to be associated with mortality. The study aimed to investigat...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Zhang Z,Zheng B,Liu N,Ge H,Hong Y

    更新日期:2019-06-01 00:00:00

  • Acute adrenal insufficiency resulting from adrenal hemorrhage as indicated by post-operative hypotension.

    abstract::We examined the incidence, diagnosis and therapy of acute adrenal insufficiency, secondary to adrenal hemorrhage. This insufficiency resulted in temperature irregularities. hemodynamic instability, and a large volume resuscitation requirement post-operatively. The case illustrates that a high level of suspicion should...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Szalados JE,Vukmir RB

    更新日期:1994-01-01 00:00:00

  • Decreased circulating levels of von Willebrand factor after intravenous administration of a rapidly degradable hydroxyethyl starch (HES 200/0.5/6) in healthy human subjects.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Impairment of haemostasis has been described with slowly degradable medium molecular weight hydroxyethyl starch (MMW-HES), whereas rapidly degradable MMW-HES is generally considered to have no important effects on blood coagulation. This study was undertaken to investigate the effects of a rapidly degradable ...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: de Jonge E,Levi M,Büller HR,Berends F,Kesecioglu J

    更新日期:2001-11-01 00:00:00

  • Comparison of air tonometry with gastric tonometry using saline and other equilibrating fluids: an in vivo and in vitro study.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:1) To compare saline gastric tonometry monitoring with air tonometry (Tonocap) in a group of general ICU patients. 2) An in vitro investigation of the performance of other fluids used in gastric tonometry and to assess the effects of variation of temperature and carbon dioxide concentration within the range e...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章


    authors: Barry B,Mallick A,Hartley G,Bodenham A,Vucevic M

    更新日期:1998-08-01 00:00:00

  • Anticoagulation strategies in continuous renal replacement therapy: can the choice be evidence based?

    abstract:OBJECTIVES:Critical illness increases the tendency to both coagulation and bleeding, complicating anticoagulation for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT). We analyzed strategies for anticoagulation in CRRT concerning implementation, efficacy and safety to provide evidence-based recommendations for clinical prac...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,meta分析,评审


    authors: Oudemans-van Straaten HM,Wester JPJ,de Pont ACJM,Schetz MRC

    更新日期:2006-02-01 00:00:00

  • Influenza vaccination and 1-year risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, heart failure, pneumonia, and mortality among intensive care unit survivors aged 65 years or older: a nationwide population-based cohort study.

    abstract:PURPOSE:We examined whether influenza vaccination affects 1-year risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, heart failure, pneumonia, and death among intensive care unit (ICU) survivors aged ≥ 65 years. METHODS:Danish Intensive Care Database data on all elderly ( ≥ 65 years) patients hospitalized in Danish ICUs in the per...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Christiansen CF,Thomsen RW,Schmidt M,Pedersen L,Sørensen HT

    更新日期:2019-07-01 00:00:00

  • Intratracheal administration of fentanyl: pharmacokinetics and local tissue effects.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To study the pharmacokinetics and local tissue effects resulting from the intratracheal administration of preservative-free fentanyl. DESIGN:Prospective, randomized, blinded and controlled animal study. SETTING:University research laboratory. SUBJECTS:Eighteen adult male New Zealand rabbits. INTERVENTIONS...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Irazuzta JE,Ahmed U,Gancayco A,Ahmed ST,Zhang J,Anand KJ

    更新日期:1996-02-01 00:00:00

  • Impact of the humidification device on intubation rate during noninvasive ventilation with ICU ventilators: results of a multicenter randomized controlled trial.

    abstract:PURPOSE:The use of heat and moisture exchangers (HME) during noninvasive ventilation (NIV) can increase the work of breathing, decrease alveolar ventilation, and deliver less humidity in comparison with heated humidifiers (HH). We tested the hypothesis that the use of HH during NIV with ICU ventilators for patients wit...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,多中心研究,随机对照试验


    authors: Lellouche F,L'Her E,Abroug F,Deye N,Rodriguez PO,Rabbat A,Jaber S,Fartoukh M,Conti G,Cracco C,Richard JC,Ricard JD,Mal H,Mentec H,Loisel F,Lacherade JC,Taillé S,Brochard L

    更新日期:2014-02-01 00:00:00

  • Description of trends in the course of illness of critically ill patients. Markers of intensive care organization and performance.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To identify objective trends of the course of illness that might be used as benchmarks in the auditing of the organization/performance of Intensive Care Units (ICU). DESIGN:Retrospective analysis. PATIENTS AND SETTING:A group of 12,615 patients and 55,464 patient-days prospectively collected in 89 ICUs of 1...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Iapichino G,Radrizzani D,Ferla L,Pezzi A,Porta F,Zanforlin G,Miranda DR

    更新日期:2002-07-01 00:00:00

  • Noninvasive ventilation for treating acute respiratory failure in AIDS patients with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To compare noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) vs. invasive mechanical ventilation in AIDS patients with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP)-related acute respiratory failure (ARF). DESIGN:A single-center, prospective, case-control trial. SETTING:An ICU of a private tertiary hospital specializ...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章


    authors: Confalonieri M,Calderini E,Terraciano S,Chidini G,Celeste E,Puccio G,Gregoretti C,Meduri GU

    更新日期:2002-09-01 00:00:00

  • Regional variation in critical care provision and outcome after high-risk surgery.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Evidence of variation in mortality after surgery may indicate preventable postoperative death. We sought to determine if regional differences in outcome were present in surgical patients admitted to critical care in the UK. METHODS:We extracted data on admission characteristics, case mix and outcome of all pat...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Gillies MA,Power GS,Harrison DA,Fleming A,Cook B,Walsh TS,Pearse RM,Rowan KM

    更新日期:2015-10-01 00:00:00

  • Myorelaxants in ARDS patients.

    abstract::Neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs) inhibit patient-initiated active breath and the risk of high tidal volumes and consequent high transpulmonary pressure swings, and minimize patient/ ventilator asynchrony in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Minimization of volutrauma and ventilator-induced lung injury (...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Hraiech S,Yoshida T,Annane D,Duggal A,Fanelli V,Gacouin A,Heunks L,Jaber S,Sottile PD,Papazian L

    更新日期:2020-12-01 00:00:00

  • Influence of parenteral fat administration on the pulmonary vascular system in man.

    abstract::In 16 patients with multiple injuries the effect of parenteral administration of a fat emulsion on the pulmonary vascular system has been studied. Using the Hewlett Packard 5600 A Intensive Care System, which allows vital parameters to be sampled at a rate of two values per min, pulmonary artery pressure (PAP) was mon...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: van Deyk K,Hempel V,Münch F,Kopp M,Graf H,Epple E

    更新日期:1983-01-01 00:00:00

  • Arrhythmias and ischemia-like ECG changes in Reye's syndrome.

    abstract::We report a fatal case of a child presenting Reye's syndrome associated with a variety of arrhythmias and ischemia-like ST-T ECG changes. At autopsy, fatty infiltration and patchy myocytolysis were detected in sections of the heart. This case report emphasizes cardiac involvement in Reye's syndrome and the possible me...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sarti A,Cecchi F,Manetti A,Busoni P

    更新日期:1996-01-01 00:00:00

  • Increasing consumption of MRSA-active drugs without increasing MRSA in German ICUs.

    abstract:PURPOSE:The aim of our study was to analyze changes in the consumption of MRSA-active antibiotics and in the burden of methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) over a period of 9 years in a network of German intensive care units (ICU). METHODS:Data from 55 ICUs in Germany were analyzed from 2001 through 2009. The term "...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Meyer E,Schwab F,Schroeren-Boersch B,Gastmeier P

    更新日期:2011-10-01 00:00:00

  • Albumin bolus administration versus continuous infusion in critically ill hypoalbuminemic pediatric patients.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To test the hypothesis that the rate of degradation of exogenously administered albumin is faster with bolus administration than with continuous infusion and thus that a bolus administration is less efficacious in restoring blood albumin concentration (BAC) in the hypoalbuminemic critically ill pediatric pati...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章


    authors: Greissman A,Silver P,Nimkoff L,Sagy M

    更新日期:1996-05-01 00:00:00

  • Chapter 5. Essential equipment, pharmaceuticals and supplies. Recommendations and standard operating procedures for intensive care unit and hospital preparations for an influenza epidemic or mass disaster.

    abstract:PURPOSE:To provide recommendations and standard operating procedures for intensive care unit and hospital preparations for an influenza pandemic or mass disaster with a specific focus on essential equipment, pharmaceuticals and supplies. METHODS:Based on a literature review and expert opinion, a Delphi process was use...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 指南,杂志文章


    authors: Sprung CL,Kesecioglu J,European Society of Intensive Care Medicine's Task Force for intensive care unit triage during an influenza epidemic or mass disaster.

    更新日期:2010-04-01 00:00:00

  • Improving ultrasonic measurement of diaphragmatic excursion after cardiac surgery using the anatomical M-mode: a randomized crossover study.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Motion-mode (MM) echography allows precise measurement of diaphragmatic excursion when the ultrasound beam is parallel to the diaphragmatic displacement. However, proper alignment is difficult to obtain in patients after cardiac surgery; thus, measurements might be inaccurate. A new imaging modality named the a...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Pasero D,Koeltz A,Placido R,Fontes Lima M,Haun O,Rienzo M,Marrache D,Pirracchio R,Safran D,Cholley B

    更新日期:2015-04-01 00:00:00

  • Microparticles are new biomarkers of septic shock-induced disseminated intravascular coagulopathy.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Septic shock-induced disseminated intravascular coagulopathy (DIC) contributes to multiple organ failure. Mechanisms governing vascular responses to open occurrence of DIC have not yet been established. Circulating plasma microparticles (MPs), released upon cell stress, constitute a catalytic procoagulant surfa...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,多中心研究


    authors: Delabranche X,Boisramé-Helms J,Asfar P,Berger A,Mootien Y,Lavigne T,Grunebaum L,Lanza F,Gachet C,Freyssinet JM,Toti F,Meziani F

    更新日期:2013-10-01 00:00:00

  • Inhaled nitric oxide (NO) for the treatment of early allograft failure after lung transplantation. Munich Lung Transplant Group.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Inhalation of high concentrations of nitric oxide (NO) has been shown to improve gas exchange and to reduce pulmonary vascular resistance in individuals with ischemia-reperfusion injury following orthotopic lung transplantation. We assessed the cardiopulmonary effects of low doses of NO in early allograft dys...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章


    authors: Kemming GI,Merkel MJ,Schallerer A,Habler OP,Kleen MS,Haller M,Briegel J,Vogelmeier C,Fürst H,Reichart B,Zwissler B

    更新日期:1998-11-01 00:00:00

  • Transnasal puncture based on echographic sinusitis evidence in mechanically ventilated patients with suspicion of nosocomial maxillary sinusitis.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the value of sinus echography results to directly indicate a transnasal puncture in intubated patients with suspicion of nosocomial maxillary sinusitis. DESIGN:prospective clinical investigation. SETTING:medical intensive care unit. PATIENTS:sixty patients ...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Vargas F,Bui HN,Boyer A,Bébear CM,Lacher-Fougére S,De-Barbeyrac BM,Salmi LR,Traissac L,Gbikpi-Benissan G,Gruson D,Hilbert G

    更新日期:2006-06-01 00:00:00

  • Heart rate reduction with esmolol is associated with improved arterial elastance in patients with septic shock: a prospective observational study.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Ventricular-arterial (V-A) decoupling decreases myocardial efficiency and is exacerbated by tachycardia that increases static arterial elastance (Ea). We thus investigated the effects of heart rate (HR) reduction on Ea in septic shock patients using the beta-blocker esmolol. We hypothesized that esmolol improve...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Morelli A,Singer M,Ranieri VM,D'Egidio A,Mascia L,Orecchioni A,Piscioneri F,Guarracino F,Greco E,Peruzzi M,Biondi-Zoccai G,Frati G,Romano SM

    更新日期:2016-10-01 00:00:00

  • Erythromycin dose of 70 mg accelerates gastric emptying as effectively as 200 mg in the critically ill.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To compare the effectiveness of 70-mg and 200-mg doses of intravenous erythromycin in improving gastric emptying in critically ill patients. DESIGN:Gastric emptying was measured on consecutive days; day 1 (pre-treatment), day 2 (post-treatment) after an intravenous infusion of either 70 or 200 mg erythromyci...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Ritz MA,Chapman MJ,Fraser RJ,Finnis ME,Butler RN,Cmielewski P,Davidson GP,Rea D

    更新日期:2005-07-01 00:00:00

  • Sedation practice and discomfort during withdrawal of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients at end-of-life: a post-hoc analysis of a multicenter study.

    abstract:PURPOSE:Little is known on the incidence of discomfort during the end-of-life of intensive care unit (ICU) patients and the impact of sedation on such discomfort. The aim of this study was to assess the incidence of discomfort events according to levels of sedation. METHODS:Post-hoc analysis of an observational prospe...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Robert R,Le Gouge A,Kentish-Barnes N,Adda M,Audibert J,Barbier F,Bourcier S,Bourenne J,Boyer A,Devaquet J,Grillet G,Guisset O,Hyacinthe AC,Jourdain M,Lerolle N,Lesieur O,Mercier E,Messika J,Renault A,Vinatier I,Az

    更新日期:2020-06-01 00:00:00

  • Effect of cerebral perfusion pressure augmentation with dopamine and norepinephrine on global and focal brain oxygenation after traumatic brain injury.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To compare the effects of a cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP) intervention achieved with dopamine and norepinephrine after severe head injury. DESIGN:Prospective, controlled, trial. SETTING:Neurosciences critical care unit. PATIENTS:Eleven patients with a head injury, requiring dopamine or norepinephrine i...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Johnston AJ,Steiner LA,Chatfield DA,Coles JP,Hutchinson PJ,Al-Rawi PG,Menon DK,Gupta AK

    更新日期:2004-05-01 00:00:00

  • How I treat septic shock.

    abstract:: ...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 社论


    authors: Vincent JL

    更新日期:2018-12-01 00:00:00

  • End-of-life decision making in the intensive care unit.

    abstract::Physicians are increasingly involved in how their critically ill patients die [72]. The more this happens, the more physicians will have to understand not only how their own backgrounds and biases influence their medical management, but also the cultural and religious backgrounds of the patient and surrogate [72, 73]....

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Nyman DJ,Sprung CL

    更新日期:2000-10-01 00:00:00

  • Nonsurgical control of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage in old age patients: intragastric norepinephrine and endoscopic alcoholization of lesions.

    abstract::Of 28 consecutive patients over 64 years old, in whom endoscopy revealed gastro-duodenal ulcers with signs of recent hemorrhage (active bleeding, non-bleeding vessel or adherent clot), 14 were randomly assigned to receive endoscopic alcoholization of the lesions preceded by intragastric instillation of norepinephrine,...

    journal_title:Intensive care medicine

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Acalovschi I,Pascu O,Drăghici A

    更新日期:1990-01-01 00:00:00