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    • Paediatric departments need to improve residents’ training in adolescent medicine and health: A position paper of the European Academy of Paediatrics 

      Michaud, Pierre André; Schrier, Lenneke; Ross-Russel, Robert; Van Der Heijden, Laila; Dossche, Lien; Copley, Sian; Alterio, Tommaso; Mazur, Artur; Dembiński, Łukasz; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Del Torso, Stefano; Fonseca, Helena; Ambresin, Anne Emmanuelle (2017-12-21)
      In many European countries, paediatric junior staff has no formal training in adolescent medicine and is ill-equipped to deal with issues and health problems such as substance use, unprotected sex, eating disorders and ...
    • Paediatric primary care in Europe: Variation between countries 

      Van Esso, Diego L.; Del Torso, Stefano; Hadjipanayis, Adamos; Biver, Armand; Jaeger-Roman, Elke; Wettergren, Björn; Nicholson, Alf J.; Zach, Maximilian S.; Hamilton, Paige; Tenore, Alfred; Ramet, Joseph; Craft, Alan William; Pulido, M.; Azevedo, I.; Barak, Shimon; Barillari, A.; Bovet, F.; Chybicka, Alicja; De Beaufort, Carine E.; Eigenmann, Anne K.; Einberg, Ülle; Einberg, Ülle; Ghenev, Evghenii D.; Hamilton, P. A.; Hardarson, Hordur S.; Kadar, F.; Kubatova, G.; Lanka, I.; Lounamaa, Raisa; Mimouni, Francis Benjamin; Prcúchová, Kvetoslava; Prieler, Albrecht; Rubel, F.; Rudzeviciene, Odilija; Sedlak, W.; Zupancic, M. S.; Siebke, Elisabeth; Simovicova, K.; Skovby, F.; Solomou, M.; Stefanidis, D.; Szitányi, Natália; Verloove- Vanhorick, SP Pauline (2010-10-01)
      Background: Although it is known that differences in paediatric primary care (PPC) are found throughout Europe, little information exists as to where, how and who delivers this care. The aim of this study was to collect ...
    • Paravertebral block for open cholecystectomy in patients with cardiopulmonary pathology 

      Serpetinis, Ioannis; Bassiakou, Eleni; Xanthos, Theodoros; Baltatzi, L.; Kouta, A. (2008-07-01)
    • Parenchymal-sparing hepatectomies (PSH) for bilobar colorectal liver metastases are associated with a lower morbidity and similar oncological results: a propensity score matching analysis 

      Méméo, Riccardo; De Blasi, Vito; Ádám, René A.; Goéré, Diane; Azoulay, Daniel; Ayav, Ahmet; Grégoire, Émilie; Kianmanesh, Réza; Navarro, Françis; 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; Compagnon, Philippe; Sbaï-Idrissi, Mohammed Saïd; Martin, Frédéric; Atger, Jérôme; Baulieux, Jacques; Darnis, Benjamin; Mabrut, Jean Yves; Képénékian, Vahan; Périnel, Julie; Adham, Mustapha; Gléhen, Olivier J.; Rivoire, M.; Hardwigsen, J.; Palen, A.; Le Treut, Y.P.; Delpero, J.R.; Turrini, O.; Herrero, A.; Panaro, F.; Bresler, L.; Rauch, P.; Guillemin, F.; Marchal, F.; Gugenheim, J.; Iannelli, A.; Benoist, S.; Brouquet, A.; Pocard, M.; Dico, R.L.; 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; Mutter, D.; Marescaux, J.; Raoux, L.; Suc, B.; Muscari, F.; Elhomsy, G.; Gelli, M.; Castaing, D.; Cherqui, D.; PIttau, G.; Ciacio, O.; Vibert, E; Elias, D.; Vittadello, F. (2016-09-01)
      Objective The aim of this study is to evaluate whether a parenchymal-sparing strategy provides similar results in terms of morbidity, mortality, and oncological outcome of non-PSH hepatectomies in a propensity score matched ...
    • Part 4: Advanced life support: 2015 International consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations 

      Callaway, Clifton W.; Soar, Jasmeet; Aibiki, Mayuki; Böttiger, Bernd W.; Brooks, Steven C.; Deakin, Charles D.S.; Donnino, Michael William; Drajer, Saúl; Kloeck, Walter G.J.; Morley, Peter T.; Morrison, Laurie J.; Neumar, Robert William; Nicholson, Tonia C.; Nolan, J. P.; Okada, Kazuo; O'Neil, Brian J.; Paiva, Edison Ferreira De; Parr, M.J.; Wang, T.-L.; Witt, J.; Andersen, L.W.; Berg, Katherine Margaret; Sandroni, C.; Lin, S.; Lavonas, E.J.; Golan, E.; Alhelail, M.A.; Chopra, A.; Cocchi, M.N.; Cronberg, T.; Dainty, K.N.; Drennan, I.R.; Fries, M.; Geocadin, Romergryko; Gräsner, J.-T.; Granfeldt, A.; Heikal, S.; Kudenchuk, P.J.; Lagina, A.T., III; Løfgren, Bo; Mhyre, J.,; Monsieurs, K.G.; Mottram, A.R.,; Pellis, T.; Reynolds, J.C.; Ristagno, G.; Severyn, F.A.; Skrifvars, M.; Stacey, W.C.; Sullivan, J.; Todhunter, S.L.; Vissers, G.; West, S.; Wetsch, W.A.; Wong, N.; Xanthos, Theodoros; Zelop, C.M.; Zimmerman, J. (2015-10-20)
    • Passive leg raising during cardiopulmonary resuscitation results in improved neurological outcome in a swine model of prolonged ventricular fibrillation 

      Dragoumanos, Vasileios P.; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Chalkias, Athanasios F.; Lelovas, Pavlos P.; Koutsovasilis, Anastasios; Papalois, Αpostolos E.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2012-11-01)
      Objective: The objective was to evaluate whether passive leg raising during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a porcine model of prolonged ventricular fibrillation improves hemodynamics, return of spontaneous circulation, ...
    • Pathologic response to non-surgical locoregional therapies as potential selection criteria for liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma 

      Cantù, Massimiliano; Piardi, Tullio; Sommacale, Daniele; Ellero, Bernard; Woehl-Jaeglè, Marie Lorraine; Audet, Maxime; Ntourakis, Dimitrios; Wolf, Phillippe; Pessaux, Patrick (2013-11-13)
      Background: Preoperative locoregional treatments (PLT) are performed to avoid progression before liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The objective of this study was to analyze the prognostic factors ...
    • Pathophysiology and pathogenesis of post-resuscitation myocardial stunning 

      Chalkias, Athanasios F.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2012-01-01)
      The prognosis for cardiac arrest victims remains dismal, as only 17% survives to hospital discharge. Post-resuscitation myocardial stunning is the mechanical dysfunction that persists after the restoration of spontaneous ...
    • Perception of inappropriate cardiopulmonary resuscitation by clinicians working in emergency departments and ambulance services: The REAPPROPRIATE international, multi-centre, cross sectional survey 

      Druwé, Patrick; Monsieurs, Koenraad G.; Piers, Ruth; Gagg, James; Nakahara, Shinji; Alpert, Evan Avraham; van Schuppen, Hans; Élő, Gábor; Truhlar, Anatolij; Huybrechts, Sofie A.; Mpotos, Nicolas; Joly, Luc-Marie; Xanthos, Theodoros; Roessler, Markus; Paal, Peter; Cocchi, Michael N.; BjØrshol, Conrad; Pauliková, Monika; Nurmi, Jouni; Salmeron, Pascual Piñera; Owczuk, Radoslaw; Svavarsdóttir, Hildigunnur; Deasy, Conor; Cimpoesu, Diana; Ioannides, Marios; Fuenzalida, Pablo Aguilera; Kurland, Lisa; Raffay, Violetta; Pachys, Gal; Gadeyne, Bram; Steen, Johan; Vansteelandt, Stijn; De Paepe, Peter; Benoit, Dominique D. (2018-11-01)
      IntroductionCardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is often started irrespective of comorbidity or cause of arrest. We aimed to determine the prevalence of perception of inappropriate CPR of the last cardiac arrest encountered ...
    • Periarrest intestinal bacterial translocation and resuscitation outcome 

      Chalkias, Athanasios F.; Scheetz, Marc; Gulati, Anil Kumar; Xanthos, Theodoros (2016-02-01)
      During the periarrest period, intestinal ischemia may result in barrier dysfunction and bacterial translocation, which has clear mechanistic links to inflammation and cascade stimulation, especially in patients who are ...
    • ‘Peripheral’ Benzodiazepine Receptor Ligands Stimulate Prolactin Release in the Rat 

      Calogero, Aldo E.; Kamilaris, Themis C.; Johnson, Elizabeth O.; Gold, Philip W.P.; Chrousos, George Panagiotis (1990-01-01)
      High concentrations of ‘peripheral’ benzodiazepine binding sites have been described in the pituitary gland and in several other endocrine glands, such as the adrenal glands and the testes. The role played by these receptors ...
    • Personalized physiology-guided resuscitation in highly monitored patients with cardiac arrest—the PERSEUS resuscitation protocol 

      Chalkias, Athanasios F.; Arnaoutoglou, Eleni M.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2019-01-01)
      Resuscitation guidelines remain uniform across all cardiac arrest patients, focusing on the delivery of chest compressions to a standardized rate and depth and algorithmic vasopressor dosing. However, individualizing ...
    • Pharmacological aspects and potential new clinical applications of ketamine: Reevaluation of an old drug 

      Aroni, Filippia; Iacovidou, Nicoletta; Dontas, Ismene A.; Pourzitaki, Chryssa K.; Xanthos, Theodoros (2009-08-01)
      Ketamine, the phencyclidine derivative described in 1965, is an intravenous anesthetic with a variety of applications. The enthusiasm following its initial release subsided due to side effects from the central nervous ...
    • Pharmacological neuroprotection in cardiac surgery: Effectiveness of pharmacologic-preconditioning with erythromycin 

      Koutsogiannidis, Charilaos Panagiotis C.; Johnson, Elizabeth O. (2018-01-01)
      Regardless of the degree of advances in neuroprotective strategies, and despite the technological progress in neuromonitoring, brain injury still remains the “Achilles' heel” in cardiac surgery. A large number of pharmacological ...
    • Phylogenetic lineages, clones and β-lactamases in an international collection of Klebsiella oxytoca isolates non-susceptible to expanded-spectrum cephalosporins 

      Izdebski, Radosław; Fiett, Janusz; Urbanowicz, P.; Baraniak, Anna; Derde, Lennie P.G.; Bonten, Marc J.M.; Carmeli, Yehuda; Goossens, Herman J.; Hryniewicz, Waleria; Brun- Buisson, Christian J.L.; Brisse, Sylvain; Gniadkowski, Marek; Herda, Małgorzata; Dautzenberg, Mirjam J.D.; Adler, Amos; Kazma, Meital; Navon- Venezia, Shiri; Malhotra-Kumar, Surbhi; Lammens, Christine; Legrand, Patrick; Chalfine, Annie; Giamarellou, Eleni; Petrikkos, Georgios L.; Balode, Arta Olga; Dumpis, U.; Stammet, Pascal; Aragão, Irene César; Esteves, Francisco J.; Torres Martí, Antonio; Lawrence, Christine; Salomon, Jérôme; Paul, Mical; Lerman, Yaffa; Rossini, A.; Salvia, Antonino; Vidal-Samsó, Joan; Fierro, Josana (2015-01-01)
      Objectives: The objective of this study was to examine Klebsiella oxytoca clonal and phylogenetic diversity, based on an international collection of carriage isolates non-susceptible to expanded-spectrum cephalosporins ...
    • Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance determinants among gram-negative bacteraemia isolates: A hidden threat 

      Margaritis, Athanasios; Galani, Irene; Chatzikonstantinou, Marianthi; Petrikkos, Georgios L.; Souli, Maria (2017-03-01)
      Purpose. The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance (PMQR) genes in an unselected collection of bloodstream isolates recovered over an 18-month period in a laboratory ...
    • Platelet depletion/transfusion as a lethal factor in a colitis-associated cancer mouse model 

      Angelou, Anastasios; Antoniou, Efstathios A.; Pikouli, Anastasia; Wang, Jane; Ventin, Marco; Buettner, Stefan; Faateh, Muhammad; Theodoropoulos, George E.; Ζografos, George C.; Theocharis, Stamatios E.; Papalois, Αpostolos E.; Pikoulis, Emmanouil A.; Margonis, Georgios Antonios (2019-05-01)
      Background/Aim: TLR-4 Knock-out (KO) mice are protected from colitis-associated cancer in the established AOM/DSS mouse model. The aim of this study was to assess whether the TLR4 KO mice would still be protected from ...
    • Platelet-rich plasma injections for carpal tunnel syndrome: a systematic and comprehensive review 

      Malahias, Michael Alexander; Chytas, Dimitrios G.; Mavrogenis, Andreas F.; Nikolaou, Vassilios S.; Johnson, Elizabeth O.; Babis, George Ch (2018-01-01)
      A series of clinical trials focused on the use of ultrasound-guided platelet-rich plasma (PRP) infusions for the treatment of patients with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) were published over the last few years. However, the ...
    • Platelet-rich plasma ultrasound-guided injection in the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: A placebo-controlled clinical study 

      Malahias, Michael Alexander; Nikolaou, Vassilios S.; Johnson, Elizabeth O.; Kaseta, Maria Kyriaki A.; Kazas, Sotirios Tsambikos; Babis, George Ch (2018-03-01)
      The purpose of this study is to demonstrate whether and to what extent a single injection of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), under ultrasound guidance, can improve the clinical symptoms of patients with a mild to moderate ...
    • Pleural fluid glucose: A predictor of unsuccessful pleurodesis in a preselected cohort of patients with malignant pleural effusion 

      Pantazopoulos, Ioannis N.; Xanthos, Theodoros; Vlachos, Ioannis S.; Kakoulas, Zacharias; Stroumpoulis, K.; Chalkias, Athanasios F.; Tsoukalas, Georgios D.; Koutsoukou, Antonia (2014-10-01)
      Purpose: To assess whether exclusion of patients with conditions that could lead to large fluctuations of serum glucose, would increase the accuracy of pleural fluid glucose in predicting pleurodesis outcome in patients ...