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    • Laparoscopic Compared to Open Repeat Hepatectomy for Colorectal Liver Metastases: a Multi-institutional Propensity-Matched Analysis of Short- and Long-Term Outcomes 

      Hallet, Julie; Sa Cunha, Antonio; Cherqui, Daniel; Gayet, Brice; Goéré, Diane; Bachellier, Philippe; Laurent, Alexis; Fuks, David; Navarro, Françis; Pessaux, Patrick; Lignier, Delphine; Régimbeau, Jean Marc; Barbieux, Julien P.; Lermite, Émilie; Hamy, Antoine P.; Mauvais, François; Laurent, Christophe; Naasan, Irchid Al; Laurent, Alexis; Azoulay, Daniel; Compagnon, Philippe; Lim, Chetana; Idrissi, Mohammed Sbai; Martin, Frédéric; Atger, Jérôme; Baulieux, Jacques; Darnis, B.; Mabrut, J.Y.; Kepenekian, V.; Perinel, J.; Adham, M.; Glehen, O.; Rivoire, M.; Hardwigsen, J.; Palen, A.; Grégoire, E.; LeTreut, Y.P.; Delpero, J.R.; Turrini, O.; Herrero, A.; Navarro, F.; Panaro, F.; Ayav, A.; Bresler, L.; Rauch, P.; Guillemin, F.; Marchal, F.; Gugenheim, J.; Iannelli, A.; Benoist, S.; Brouquet, A.; Pocard, M.; Dico, R.L.; Gayet, B.; Fuks, D.; Scatton, O.; Soubrane, O.; Vaillant, J.-C.; Piardi, T.; Sommacale, D.; Kianmanesh, R.; Roche-sur-Yon, L.; Comy, M.; Bachellier, P.; Oussoultzoglou, E.; Addeo, P.; Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Pessaux, P.; Mutter, D.; Marescaux, J.; Raoux, L.; Suc, B.; Muscari, F.; Elhomsy, G.; Gelli, M.; Cunha, A.S.; Adam, R.; Castaing, D.; Cherqui, D.; Pittau, G.; Ciacio, O.; Vibert, E.; Elias, D.; Goére, D.; Vittadello, F. (2017-12-01)
      Introduction: While uptake of laparoscopic hepatectomy has improved, evidence on laparoscopic re-hepatectomy (LRH) for colorectal liver metastases (CRLMs) is limited and has never been compared to the open approach. We ...
    • Lessons learnt on recruitment and fieldwork from a pilot European human biomonitoring survey 

      Fiddicke, Ulrike; Becker, Kerstin; Schwedler, Gerda; Seiwert, Margarete; Joas, Reinhard; Joas, Anke; Biot, Pierre; Aerts, Dominique; Casteleyn, Ludwine; Dumez, Birgit; Castaño, Argelia; Esteban, Marta; Angerer, Jüergen; Koch, Holger Martin; Schoeters, Greet E.R.; Hond, Elly Den; Sepai, Ovnair; Exley, Karen S.; Knudsen, Lisbeth Ehlert; Horvat, Milena; Bloemen, Louis; Katsonouri, Andromachi; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Černá, Milena; Kršková, Andrea; Jensen, Janne Fangel; Nielsen, Jeanette Kolstrup Søgaard; Rudnai, Péter; Közepésy, Szilvia; Gutleb, Arno Christian; Fischer, Marc E.; Ligocka, Danuta; Kamińska, Joanna; Reis, Maria Fátima; Namorado, Sónia; Lupsa, Ioana Rodica; Gurzǎu, Anca Elena; Halzlová, Katarína; Mazej, Darja; Tratnik, Janja Snoj; Rivas, Teresa C.; Gómez, Silvia; Berglund, Marika; Larsson, Kristin; Lehmann, Andrea; Crettaz, Pierre; Dewolf, Marie Christine D; Burns, Damien; Kellegher, Anne; Kolossa-Gehring, Marike (2014-08-01)
      Within the European Environment and Health Action Plan an initiative to establish a coherent human biomonitoring approach in Europe was started. The project COPHES (COnsortium to Perform Human biomonitoring on a European ...
    • Levosimendan Improves Neurological Outcome in a Swine Model of Asphyxial Cardiac Arrest 

      Kosmidou, Maria Louiza; Xanthos, Theodoros; Chalkias, Athanasios F.; Lelovas, Pavlos P.; Varvarousi, Giolanda; Lekka, Nektaria; Lappas, Theodoros; Papadimitriou, Lila J.; Perrea, Despina N.; Dontas, Ismene A. (2015-09-01)
      Background: In asphyxial cardiac arrest, the severe hypoxic stress complicates the resuscitation efforts and results in poor neurological outcomes. Our aim was to assess the effects of levosimendan on a swine model of ...
    • Levosimendan improves the initial outcome of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a swine model of cardiac arrest 

      Koudouna, Eleni; Xanthos, Theodoros; Bassiakou, Eleni; Goulas, Sotirios; Lelovas, Pavlos P.; Papadimitriou, Dimitrios; Tsirikos Karapanos, Nikolaos; Papadimitriou, Lila J. (2007-09-01)
      Background: Cardiac arrest remains the leading cause of death in Western societies. Advanced Life Support guidelines propose epinephrine (adrenaline) for its treatment. The aim of this study was to assess whether a calcium ...
    • Lipemic serum in hyperlipidemic pancreatitis 

      Michalakis, Konstantinos G.; Basiakou, Eleni; Xanthos, Theodoros; Ziakas, Panagiotis (2009-11-01)
      Background: A 37 year-old man presented to the emergency department complaining of six hour diffuse abdominal pain accompanied by persistent vomiting. Case report: The patient had a heavy meal a few hours before. There ...
    • Lipid extracts isolated from heat processed food show a strong agglutinating activity against human red blood cells 

      Patrikios, Ioannis S. (2002-10-19)
      In this study we investigated the possibility that the lipid components of foodstuffs and mass market oils undergo oxidative and thermal changes during storage, processing and cooking and so become agglutinins. The ...
    • Lipomatous hypertrophy of the interatrial septum: A pathological and clinical approach 

      Xanthos, Theodoros; Giannakopoulos, Nikodimos; Papadimitriou, Lila J. (2007-09-14)
      Lipomatous hypertrophy of the interatrial septum (LHIS) is a rare benign disorder that is characterized by accumulation and deposition of fat in the interatrial septum. Its etiology is still unknown, despite the theories ...
    • Long-term evaluation of rabbit peripheral nerve repair with end-to-side neurorrhaphy in rabbits 

      Zhang, Zijie; Johnson, Elizabeth O.; Vekris, Marios D.; Zoubos, Aristides B.; Bo, Jinyan; Beris, Alexandros E.; Soucacos, Panayotis N. (2006-06-16)
      This study was designed to quantitatively assess long-term end-to-side neurorrhaphy in rabbits. The cut right ulnar nerve was repaired and sutured to the median nerve, in which a perineurial window was created in an ...
    • Long-term evaluation of rat peripheral nerve repair with end-to-side neurorrhaphy 

      Zhang, Zijie; Soucacos, Panayotis N.; Beris, Alexandros E.; Bo, Jinyan; Ioachim, Elli E.; Johnson, Elizabeth O. (2000-05-01)
      This study was designed to assess long-term reinnervation of end-to-side neurorrhaphy in the rat. The cut right peroneal nerve was repaired and sutured to the side of the intact tibial nerve. Both the extent of reinnervation ...
    • Long-term quality of life improvement after transcatheter aortic valve implantation 

      Georgiadou, Panagiota; Kontodima, Panagiota; Sbarouni, Eftihia; Karavolias, George K.; Smirli, Anna; Xanthos, Theodoros; Troupis, Theodore G.; Khouri, Mazen; Papadimitriou, Lila J.; Voudris, Vassilis V. (2011-08-01)
      Background: Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is a novel therapeutic option for severe aortic stenosis in old patients with high surgical risk. The aim of this study was to assess changes in quality of life ...
    • Lyme carditis: Complete atrioventricular dissociation with need for temporary pacing 

      Xanthos, Theodoros; Lelovas, Pavlos P.; Kantsos, Harilaos; Dontas, Ismene A.; Perrea, Despina N.; Kouskouni, Evangelia E. (2006-09-01)
      Lyme borreliosis is a tick-borne disease. Cardiac manifestations of the disease are extremely rare. We report a case of Lyme carditis in an otherwise healthy male, who presented to the Accident & Emergency Department with ...
    • Lymphocutaneous sporotrichosis: First proven case in Greece and review of the literature 

      Drogari-Apiranthitou, M.; Xirotagaros, Georgios; Tsamakis, Charalambos; Theotokoglou, S.; Tofas, Polydoros; Rigopoulos, Dimitrios G.; Petrikkos, Georgios L. (2014-01-01)
      Sporotrichosis is a subcutaneous mycosis caused by several dimorphic species of the genus Sporothrix and is rarely encountered in Europe. A case of heterochthonous lymphocutaneous sporotrichosis by S. schenckii in a ...
    • Macintosh and Glidescope® performance by advanced cardiac life support providers: A manikin study 

      Stroumpoulis, K.; Xanthos, Theodoros; Bassiakou, Eleni; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Koudouna, Eleni; Michaloliakou, Christina; Papadimitriou, Lila J. (2011-01-01)
      Background. The aim of the present study was to assess whether the use of the Glidescope® would improve the success rates and the duration of intubation attempts during airway management when compared to direct laryngoscopy ...
    • Magnetically targeted drug delivery during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the post-resuscitation period 

      Xanthos, Theodoros; Chatzigeorgiou, Michael; Johnson, Elizabeth O.; Chalkias, Athanasios (2012-07-01)
      reatment with pharmacological agents is frequently required during cardiopulmonary resuscitation efforts and almost always during the post-resuscitation period. However, the lack of scientific evidence, the potent side ...
    • Major Hepatectomy for Colorectal Liver Metastases in Patients Aged over 80: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis 

      De Blasi, Vito; Méméo, Riccardo; Ádám, René A.; Goéré, Diane; Cherqui, Daniel; Régimbeau, Jean Marc; Rivoire, Michel L.; Perotto, Laura Ornella; Navarro, Françis; Sa Cunha, Antonio; Pessaux, Patrick; Cossé, Cyril; Lignier, Delphine; Marc Regimbeau, Jean; Barbieux, Julien P.; Lermite, Émilie; Hamy, Antoine P.; Mauvais, François; Laurent, Christophe; Al Naasan, Irchid; Laurent, Alexis; Azoulay, Daniel; Compagnon, Philippe; Lim, Chetana; SbaiIdrissi, Mohammed; Martin, Frédéric; Atger, Jérôme; Baulieux, Jacques; Darnis, Benjamin; Yves, Jean; Mabrut,; Képénékian, Vahan; Périnel, Julie; Adham, Mustapha; Glehen, O.; Hardwigsen, J.; Palen, A.; Grégoire, E.; Le Treut, Y.P.; Delpero, J.R.; Turrini, O.; Herrero, A.; Panaro, F.; Ayav, A.; Bresler, L.; Rauch, P.; Guillemin, F.; Marchal, F.; Gugenheim, J.; Iannelli, A.; Benoist, S.; Brouquet, A.; Pocard, M.; Lo Dico, R.; Gayet, B.; Fuks, D.; Scatton, O.; Soubrane, O.; Vaillant, J.-C.; Piardi, T.; Sommacale, D.; Kianmanesh, R; Comy, M.; Bachellier, P.; Oussoultzoglou, E.; Addeo, P.; Mutter, D.; Marescaux, J.; Raoux, L.; Suc, B.; Muscari, F.; Elhomsy, G.; Gelli, M.; Castaing, D.; Pittau, G.; Ciacio, O.; Vibert, E.; Elias, D.; Vittadello, F.; French Colorectal Liver Metastases Working Group, Association Francaise de Chirurgie (2018-07-01)
      Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of major hepatectomies for metastasis in elderly colorectal cancer patients, for whom limited data exist in the literature. Methods: From January 2006 to January ...
    • Management of invasive fungal infections in adult patients with hematological malignancies in Greece during the financial crisis: Challenges and recommendations 

      Sipsas, Nikolaos V.; Pagoni, Maria N.; Kofteridis, Diamantis P.; Meletiadis, Joseph; Vrioni, Georgia S.; Papaioannou, Maria; Antoniadou, Anastasia C.; Petrikkos, Georgios L.; Samonis, George J. (2018-09-01)
      There are concerns that the financial crisis in Greece negatively affected the management of invasive fungal infections (IFIs) among patients with hematological malignancies (HM). A working group (WG) was formed to explore ...
    • Management of the airway without the use of neuromuscular blocking agents: The use of remifentanil 

      Fotopoulou, Georgia; Theocharis, Stamatios E.; Vasileiou, Ioanna; Kouskouni, Evangelia E.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2012-02-01)
      Remifentanil belongs to opioid drugs, and its pharmacokinetic characteristics make it unique in this class of drugs and appropriate for use during intubation without neuromuscular blockage. This up-to-date review aims to ...
    • Managing safety and controlling risks 

      Waring, Alan (1997-04-01)
    • Margin Status is Still an Important Prognostic Factor in Hepatectomies for Colorectal Liver Metastases: A Propensity Score Matching Analysis 

      Méméo, Riccardo; De Blasi, Vito; Ádám, René A.; Goéré, Diane; Piardi, Tullio; Lermite, Émilie; Turrini, Olivier; Navarro, Françis; De’Angelis, Nicola; Sa Cunha, Antonio; Pessaux, Patrick; Cossé, Cyril; Lignier, Delphine; Régimbeau, Jean Marc; Barbieux, Julien P.; Lermite, Émilie; Hamy, Antoine P.; Mauvais, François; Laurent, Christophe; Naasan, Irchid Al; Laurent, Alexis; Azoulay, Daniel; Compagnon, Philippe; De’Angelis, Nicola; Idrissi, Mohammed Sbai; Martin, Frédéric; Atger, Jérôme; Baulieux, Jacques; Darnis, Benjamin; Yves, Jean; Mabrut,; Képénékian, Vahan; Périnel, Julie; Adham, M.; Glehen, O.; Rivoire, M.; Hardwigsen, J.; Palen, A.; Grégoire, E.; LeTreut, Y.P.; Delpero, J.R.; Turrini, O.; Herrero, A.; Navarro, F.; Panaro, F.; Ayav, A.; Bresler, L.; Rauch, P.; Guillemin, F.; Marchal, F.; Gugenheim, J.; Iannelli, A.; Benoist, S.; Brouquet, A.; Pocard, M.; Dico, R.L; Gayet, B; Fuks, D.; Scatton, O.; Soubrane, O.; Vaillant, J.-C.; Piardi, T.; Sommacale, D.; Kianmanesh, R.; Comy, M.; Bachellier, P.; Oussoultzoglou, E.; Addeo, P.; Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Pessaux, Patrick; Mutter, D.; Marescaux, J.; Raoux, L; Suc, B.; Muscari, F.; Elhomsy, G.; Gelli, M.; Cunha, A.S.; Adam, R.; Castaing, D.; Cherqui, D.; Pittau, G.; Ciacio, O.; Vibert, E.; Elias, D.; Goére, D.; Vittadello, F.; French Colorectal Liver Metastases Working Group, Association Francaise de Chirurgie (AFC) (2018-03-01)
      Objective: The width of resection margin is still a matter of debate in case of colorectal liver metastasis resection. The aim of this study was to determine the risk factors for R1 resection. Once risk factors had been ...