Publications du Service

2017

  • Bedside Contriution of Electrical Impedance Tomography to Set Positive End-Expiratory Pressure for ECMO-Treated Severe ARDS Patients. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med –  2017 Jan)
  • Lupus Myocarditis: Initial Presentation and Longterm Outcomes in a Multicentric Series of 29 Patients. (J Rheumatol – 2017 Jan)
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: beyond rescue therapy for acute respiratory distress syndrome? (Curr Opin Crit Care – 2017 Feb)

2016

  • Global survey on nebulization of antimicrobial agents in mechanically ventilated patients: a call for international guidelines. (Clin Microbiol Infect – 2016 Apr)
  • Advances in antibiotic therapy in the critically ill. (Crit Care – 2016 May)
  • Diagnostic workup for ARDS patients. (Intensive Care Med – 2016 May)
  • Differential Perceptions of Noninvasive Ventilation in Intensive Care among Medical Caregivers, Patients, and Their Relatives: A Multicenter Prospective Study-The PARVENIR Study (Anesthesiology – 2016 Jun)
  • Intratracheal Administration of Antimicrobial Agents in Mechanically Ventilated Adults : An International Survey on Delivery Practices and Safety. (Respir Care – 2016 Aug)
  • Intratracheal Administration of Antimicrobial Agents in Mechanically Ventilated Adults : An International Survey on Delivery Practices and Safety (Respir Care – 2016 Aug)
  • Associations between ventilator settings during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory hypoxemia and outcome in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a pooled individual patient data analysis : Mechanical ventilation during ECMO. (Intensive Care Med – 2016 Nov)
  • Outcomes and survival prediction models for severe adult acute respiratory distress syndrome treated with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (Crit Care – 2016 Dec)
  • Nosocomial pneumonia caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus treated with linezolid or vancomycin: A secondary economic analysis of resource use from a Spanish perspective. (Med Intensiva – 2016 Nov)
  • Focus on veno-venous ECMO in adults with severe ARDS. (Intensive Care Med – 2016 Nov)
  • Can we improve clinical outcomes in patients with pneumonia treated with antibiotics in the intensive care unit? (Expert review of respiratory medicine – 2016 Aug)
  • The ENCOURAGE mortality risk score and analysis of long-term outcomes after VA-ECMO for acute myocardial infarction with cardiogenic shock. (Intensive Care Med)
  • What’s new in myocarditis? (Intensive Care Med)
  • Brain injury during venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • In-Hospital Neurologic Complications in Adult Patients Undergoing Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: Results From the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry. (Crit Care Med)
  • Antibiotic strategies in the era of multidrug resistance. (Crit Care)
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pheochromocytoma-induced cardiogenic shock. (Annals of intensive care 2016)
  • Three-dimensional transoesophageal echocardiography for cardiac output in critically ill patients: A pilot study of ultrasound versus the thermodilution method. (Arch Cardiovasc Dis)
  • The SAATELLITE and EVADE Clinical Studies Within the COMBACTE Consortium: A Public-Private Collaborative Effort in Designing and Performing Clinical Trials for Novel Antibacterial Drugs to Prevent Nosocomial Pneumonia. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Feasibility and safety of low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal to facilitate ultra-protective ventilation in patients with moderate acute respiratory distress sindrome. (Crit Care)
  • Venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory failure : A clinical review from an international group of experts. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Changing use of noninvasive ventilation in critically ill patients: trends over 15 years in francophone countries. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory cardiogenic shock post-cardiac arrest. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Pharmacodynamics of carbapenems for the treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia: associations with clinical outcome and recurrence. (J Antimicrob Chemother)
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: beyond rescue therapy for acute respiratory distress syndrome? (Curr Opin Crit Care)
  • Does this patient have VAP? (Intensive Care Med)
  • Early High-Dose Erythropoietin Therapy After Out-of- Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Trial. (J Am Coll Cardiol)
  • Post-cardiac arrest shock treated with veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: An observational study and propensity-score analysis. (Resuscitation)
  • Characteristics of an ideal nebulized antibiotic for the treatment of pneumonia in the intubated patient. (Annals of intensive care)
  • Understanding resistance. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Right-left ventricular interdependence: a promising predictor of successful extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) weaning after assistance for refractory cardiogenic shock. (Intensive Care Med)

2015

  • Elaboration of a consensual definition of de-escalation allowing a ranking of beta-lactams. (Clin Microbiol Infect)
  • Economic evaluation of procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy in acute respiratory infections: a US health system perspective. (Clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine)
  • Mechanical ventilation management during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory distress syndrome: a retrospective international multicenter study. (Crit Care Med)
  • Neurally adjusted ventilatory assist and proportional assist ventilation both improve patient- ventilator interaction. (Crit Care)
  • Extracorporeal gas exchange for acute respiratory failure in adult patients: a systematic review. (Crit Care)
  • Ten situations in which ECMO is unlikely to be successful.(Intensive Care Med)
  • Diagnostic Accuracy of Respiratory Distress Observation Scales as Surrogates of Dyspnea Self-report in Intensive Care Unit Patients. (Anesthesiology)
  • Etiologies, clinical features and outcome of cardiac arrest in HIV-infected patients. (Int J Cardiol)
  • An international multicenter retrospective study of Pseudomonas aeruginosa nosocomial pneumonia: impact of multidrug resistance. (Crit Care)
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa nosocomial pneumonia: impact of pneumonia classification. (Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol)
  • Experts’ recommendations for the management of adult patients with cardiogenic shock. (Annals of intensive care)
  • Propofol, midazolam, vancomycin and cyclosporine therapeutic drug monitoring in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation circuits primed with whole human blood. (Crit Care)
  • Prolonged extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and lung transplantation for isolated pulmonary anti-GBM (Goodpasture) disease. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Diffuse cerebral microbleeds after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Prognostic value of procalcitonin in respiratory tract infections across clinical settings. (Crit Care)
  • Novel CO2 removal device driven by a renal-replacement system without hemofilter. A first step experimental validation. (Anaesthesia, critical care and pain medicine)
  • Managing skin and soft-tissue infection and nosocomial pneumonia caused by MRSA: a 2014 follow-up survey. (Int J Antimicrob Agents)
  • Rescue therapy for refractory ARDS should be offered early: yes. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Early High-Volume Hemofiltration versus Standard Care for Post-Cardiac Surgery Shock. The HEROICS Study. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Continuous beta-Lactam Infusion to Optimize Antibiotic Use for Severe Sepsis. A Knife Cutting Water? (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Ventilator-associated pneumonia and ventilator-associated conditions: apples are not oranges (mix only in a salade de fruits!). (Crit Care Med)
  • Could the DiversiLab(R) semi-automated repetitive-sequence- based PCR be an acceptable technique for typing isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa? An answer from our experience and a review of the literature. (Canadian journal of microbiology)
  • Procalcitonin to guide antibiotic therapy in the ICU. (Int J Antimicrob Agents)
  • How to wean a patient from veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Intensive Care Med)

2014

  • White matter changes in comatose survivors of anoxic ischemic encephalopathy and traumatic brain injury: comparative diffusion-tensor imaging study. (Radiology)
  • Impact of red blood cell transfusion on platelet aggregation and inflammatory response in anemic coronary and noncoronary patients: the TRANSFUSION-2 study (impact of transfusion of red blood cell on platelet activation and aggregation studied with flow cytometry use and light transmission aggregometry). (J Am Coll Cardiol)
  • Mechanical ventilation during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Crit Care)
  • Intensive care unit admission in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: patient information and the physician’s decision-making process. (Crit Care)
  • What’s new with survival prediction models in acute respiratory failure patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Patients with hematologic malignancies have many reasons to die during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Crit Care)
  • Unrecognized suffering in the ICU: addressing dyspnea in mechanically ventilated patients. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Predicting Survival after Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Severe Acute Respiratory Failure. The Respiratory Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Survival Prediction (RESP) Score. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Acquiring procedural skills in ICUs: a prospective multicenter study*. (Crit Care Med)
  • Assessment of panobacumab as adjunctive immunotherapy for the treatment of nosocomial Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia. (Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis)
  • Ruling out false-positive urinary Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 and Streptococcus pneumoniae antigen test results by heating urine. (J Clin Microbiol)
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump effects on macrocirculation and microcirculation in cardiogenic shock patients supported by venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation*. (Crit Care Med)
  • Long-term functional outcome of cardiac arrest survivors. (Resuscitation)
  • Modeling the economic impact of linezolid versus vancomycin in confirmed nosocomial pneumonia caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. (Crit Care)
  • Health economic evaluation of patients treated for nosocomial pneumonia caused by methicillin- resistant Staphylococcus aureus: secondary analysis of a multicenter randomized clinical trial of vancomycin and linezolid. (Clin Ther)
  • Antibiotic stewardship in the intensive care unit. (Crit Care)
  • What role do viruses play in nosocomial pneumonia? (Curr Opin Infect Dis)
  • Imipenem, meropenem, or doripenem to treat patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Antimicrob Agents Chemother)
  • Global prospective epidemiologic and surveillance study of ventilator-associated pneumonia due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa. (Crit Care Med)
  • Low titers of serum antibodies inhibiting hemagglutination predict fatal fulminant influenza A(H1N1) 2009 infection. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Treating HSV and CMV reactivations in critically ill patients who are not immunocompromised: pro. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation. (Curr Opin Crit Care)
  • Position paper for the organization of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation programs for acute respiratory failure in adult patients. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Reply: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory failure in adults: the need for pulmonary INTERMACS. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • European perspective and update on the management of nosocomial pneumonia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus after more than 10 years of experience with linezolid. (Clin Microbiol Infect)
  • Increased diaphragmatic contribution to inspiratory effort during neurally adjusted ventilatory assistance versus pressure support: an electromyographic study. (Anesthesiology)
  • Sudden death in ICU: the Finnish experience. (Intensive Care Med)
  • The authors reply. (Crit Care Med)
  • Characterization of pandemic influenza immune memory signature after vaccination or infection. (The Journal of clinical investigation)
  • Extracorporeal life support. (Annals of the American Thoracic Society)
  • What’s new in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for cardiac failure and cardiac arrest in adults? (Intensive Care Med)
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Cardiopulmonary Disease in Adults. (J Am Coll Cardiol)

2013

  • Procalcitonin to initiate or discontinue antibiotics in acute respiratory tract infections. (Evidence-based child health : a Cochrane review journal) 2013; 8: 1297-1371.
  • The PRESERVE mortality risk score and analysis of long-term outcomes after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Blood oxygenation and decarboxylation determinants during venovenous ECMO for respiratory failure in adults. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Clinical features and outcomes in patients with disseminated toxoplasmosis admitted to intensive care: a multicenter study. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Dyspnea and surface inspiratory electromyograms in mechanically ventilated patients. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Recombinant factor VIIa for uncontrollable bleeding in patients with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: report on 15 cases and literature review. (Crit Care)
  • Update in pulmonary infections 2012. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Role of biomarkers in the management of antibiotic therapy: an expert panel review II: clinical use of biomarkers for initiation or discontinuation of antibiotic therapy. (Annals of intensive care)
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1)-induced Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Cohort Study and Propensity-matched Analysis. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Delivering antibiotics to the lungs of patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia: an update. (Expert review of anti-infective therapy)
  • Role of biomarkers in the management of antibiotic therapy: an expert panel review: I – currently available biomarkers for clinical use in acute infections. (Annals of intensive care)
  • [Acute myocarditis]. (La Revue du praticien)
  • Venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support for refractory cardiovascular dysfunction during severe bacterial septic shock. (Crit Care Med)
  • Acute lung injury after mechanical circulatory support implantation in patients on extracorporeal life support: an unrecognized problem. (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg)
  • Emergency circulatory support in refractory cardiogenic shock patients in remote institutions: a pilot study (the cardiac-RESCUE program). (Eur Heart J)
  • Noninvasive mechanical ventilation in patients having declined tracheal intubation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2012: I. Neurology and neurointensive care, epidemiology and nephrology, biomarkers and inflammation, nutrition, experimentals. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2012. II: Pneumonia and infection, sepsis, coagulation, hemodynamics, cardiovascular and microcirculation, critical care organization, imaging, ethics and legal issues. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2012: III. Noninvasive ventilation, monitoring and patient-ventilator interactions, acute respiratory distress syndrome, sedation, paediatrics and miscellanea. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Recombinant human activated protein C for adults with septic shock: a randomized controlled trial. (Am J Respir Crit Care)
  • What is new in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for ARDS in adults? (Intensive Care Med)

2012

  • Linezolid in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial pneumonia: a randomized, controlled study. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Procalcitonin to initiate or discontinue antibiotics in acute respiratory tract infections. (The Cochrane database of systematic reviews)
  • Procalcitonin to guide initiation and duration of antibiotic treatment in acute respiratory infections: an individual patient data meta-analysis. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Neurally adjusted ventilatory assist improves patient-ventilator interaction during postextubation prophylactic noninvasive ventilation. (Crit Care Med)
  • Nosocomial infections in adult cardiogenic shock patients supported by venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Interest of a simple on-line screening registry for measuring ICU burden related to an influenza pandemic. (Crit Care)
  • BAY41-6551 achieves bactericidal tracheal aspirate amikacin concentrations in mechanically ventilated patients with Gram-negative pneumonia. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Contemporary extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for adult respiratory failure: life support in the new era. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Usefulness of cardiac biomarkers to predict cardiac recovery in patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support for refractory cardiogenic shock. (J Crit Care)
  • Virus detection in patients with severe pneumonia: still more questions than answers? (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Diffusion tensor imaging to predict long-term outcome after cardiac arrest: a bicentric pilot study. (Anesthesiology)
  • Long-term outcomes of pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1)-associated severe ARDS. (Chest)
  • Impact of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration on the pharmacokinetics of oseltamivir carboxylate in critically ill patients with pandemic (H1N1) influenza. (Ther Drug Monit)
  • A randomized trial of 7-day doripenem versus 10-day imipenem-cilastatin for ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Crit Care)
  • Safety and pharmacokinetics of an anti-PcrV PEGylated monoclonal antibody fragment in mechanically ventilated patients colonized with Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a randomized,double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. (Crit Care Med)
  • Diaphragm electromyographic activity as a predictor of weaning failure. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Tuberculosis hiding a non-Hodgkin lymphoma « there may be more to this than meets the eye ». (Respiratory medicine case reports)
  • What is the niche for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in severe acute respiratory distress syndrome? (Curr Opin Crit Care)
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for respiratory failure in adults. (Curr Opin Crit Care 2012)
  • [Acute myocarditis]. (Presse Med)
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for 2009 influenza A (H1N1) acute respiratory distress syndrome: single-centre experience with 1-year follow-up. (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2011: I. Nephrology, epidemiology, nutrition and therapeutics, neurology, ethical and legal issues, experimentals. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2011. II. Cardiovascular, infections, pneumonia and sepsis, critical care organization and outcome, education, ultrasonography, metabolism and coagulation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2011: III. ARDS and ECMO, weaning, mechanical ventilation, noninvasive ventilation, pediatrics and miscellanea. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Two-dimensional strain rate and Doppler tissue myocardial velocities: analysis by echocardiography of hemodynamic and functional changes of the failed left ventricle during different degrees of extracorporeal life support. (J Am Soc Echocardiogr)

2011

  • Early percutaneous tracheotomy versus prolonged intubation of mechanically ventilated patients after cardiac surgery: a randomized trial. (Ann Intern Med)
  • Dyspnea in mechanically ventilated critically ill patients. (Crit Care Med)
  • Surface electromyogram of inspiratory muscles: a possible routine monitoring tool in the intensive care unit. (Br J Anaesth)
  • A European care bundle for management of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (J Crit Care)
  • Treatment of hospital-acquired pneumonia. (The Lancet Infectious diseases)
  • Outcomes, long-term quality of life, and psychologic assessment of fulminant myocarditis patients rescued by mechanical circulatory support. (Crit Care Med)
  • Sudden death expertise centre: a multi disciplinary approach for sudden death. (Arch Cardiovasc Dis)
  • Respiratory dialysis is not extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Crit Care Med)
  • Pharmacokinetics and tolerability of amikacin administered as BAY41-6551 aerosol in mechanically ventilated patients with gram- negative pneumonia and acute renal failure. (Journal of aerosol medicine and pulmonary drug delivery)
  • Virus-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome: epidemiology, management and outcome. (Presse Med)
  • Value of the serum procalcitonin level to guide antimicrobial therapy for patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Semin Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Biomarkers to optimize antibiotic therapy for pneumonia due to multidrug-resistant pathogens. (Clin Chest Med)
  • Plasma procalcitonin: another arrow in our quiver? (Respir Care)
  • Pharmacokinetics and safety of panobacumab: specific adjunctive immunotherapy in critical patients with nosocomial Pseudomonas aeruginosa O11 pneumonia. (J Antimicrob Chemother)
  • Out-of- hospital extra-corporeal life support implantation during refractory cardiac arrest in a half-marathon runner. (Resuscitation)
  • [Impact of ECMO on drugs pharmacokinetics]. (Therapie)
  • Early primary cardiac graft failure and combined heart-liver transplantation: need for an uncommon double bypass. (Br J Anaesth)
  • Predictive risk factors for primary graft failure requiring temporary extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation support after cardiac transplantation in adults. (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg)
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for 2009 influenza A (H1N1)- associated acute respiratory distress syndrome. (Semin Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Early-onset pneumonia after cardiac arrest: an unintended consequence of therapeutic hypothermia? (Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011)
  • Serious infections in intensive care units. (Semin Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2010: I. Acute renal failure, outcome, risk assessment and ICU performance, sepsis, neuro intensive care and experimentals. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2010: II. Pneumonia and infections, cardiovascular and haemodynamics, organization, education, haematology, nutrition, ethics and miscellanea. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2010: III. ARDS and ALI, mechanical ventilation, noninvasive ventilation, weaning, endotracheal intubation, lung ultrasound and paediatrics. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Predictors of successful extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) weaning after assistance for refractory cardiogenic shock. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Repetitive magnetic stimulation of the phrenic nerves for diaphragm conditioning: a normative study of feasibility and optimal settings. (Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme)

2010

  • Neurally adjusted ventilatory assist increases respiratory variability and complexity in acute respiratory failure. (Anesthesiology)
  • Successful extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory cardiogenic shock due to the catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome. (Ann Intern Med)
  • Oseltamivir carboxylate accumulation in a patient treated by haemodiafiltration and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Percutaneous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for cardiogenic shock due to acute fulminant myocarditis. (Ann Thorac Surg)
  • Rethinking the concepts of community-acquired and health-care-associated pneumonia. (The Lancet Infectious diseases)
  • A European survey of antibiotic management of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection: current clinical opinion and practice. (Clin Microbiol Infect)
  • Microsatellite analysis of HSV-1 isolates: from oropharynx reactivation toward lung infection in patients undergoing mechanical ventilation. (Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology)
  • Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation temporary support for early graft failure after cardiac transplantation. (Eur J Cardiothorac Surg)
  • Controversies in ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Semin Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Diagnostic techniques and procedures for establishing the microbial etiology of ventilator-associated pneumonia for clinical trials: the pros for quantitative cultures. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Other therapeutic modalities and practices: implications for clinical trials of hospital-acquired or ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Use of procalcitonin to reduce patients’ exposure to antibiotics in intensive care units (PRORATA trial): a multicentre randomised controlled trial. (Lancet)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2009: I. Pneumonia and infections, sepsis, outcome, acute renal failure and acid base, nutrition and glycaemic control. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2009: II. Neurology, cardiovascular, experimental, pharmacology and sedation, communication and teaching. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine 2009. Part III: mechanical ventilation, acute lung injury and respiratory distress syndrome, pediatrics, ethics, and miscellanea. (Intensive Care Med)

2009

  • Prolonged mechanical ventilation after cardiac surgery: outcome and predictors. (J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg)Paracorporeal pulsatile biventricular assist device versus extracorporal membrane oxygenation-extracorporal life support in adult fulminant myocarditis. (J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg)
  • Aerosolized antibiotics to treat ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Curr Opin Infect Dis)
  • Pharmacokinetics and lung delivery of PDDS-aerosolized amikacin (NKTR-061) in intubated and mechanically ventilated patients with nosocomial pneumonia. (Crit Care)
  • Management of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections. (Clin Microbiol Infect)
  • Utilization of microsatellite polymorphism for differentiating herpes simplex virus type 1 strains. (J Clin Microbiol)
  • Gender impact on the outcomes of critically ill patients with nosocomial infections. (Crit Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2008: I. Brain injury and neurology, renal failure and endocrinology, metabolism and nutrition, sepsis, infections and pneumonia. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2008: II. Experimental, acute respiratory failure and ARDS, mechanical ventilation and endotracheal intubation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2008: III. Paediatrics, ethics, outcome research and critical care organization, sedation, pharmacology and miscellanea. (Intensive Care Med)

2008

  • Massive intraventricular thrombus complicating extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support. (Can J Cardiol)Usefulness of procalcitonin for the diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Viral infections in the ICU. (Curr Opin Crit Care)
  • Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome during systemic lupus erythematosus: four new cases and review of the literature. (Lupus)
  • Coronary spasm after injection of ondansetron: case report and review of the literature. (Int J Cardiol)
  • [Difficult airway; teaching strategies and techniques: question 7. Societe Francaise d’Anesthesie et de Reanimation]. (Annales francaises d’anesthesie et de reanimation)
  • Outcomes and long-term quality-of- life of patients supported by extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory cardiogenic shock. (Crit Care Med)
  • Efficacy and safety of intravenous infusion of doripenem versus imipenem in ventilator-associated pneumonia: a multicenter, randomized study. (Crit Care Med)
  • Evolving problems with resistant pathogens. (Clin Microbiol Infect 2008)
  • Preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia: could silver-coated endotracheal tubes be the answer? (Jama)
  • Early tracheotomy versus prolonged endotracheal intubation in unselected severely ill ICU patients. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2007. I. Experimental studies. Clinical studies: brain injury and neurology, renal failure and endocrinology. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2007. II. Haemodynamics, pneumonia, infections and sepsis, invasive and non-invasive mechanical ventilation, acute respiratory distress syndrome. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2007. III. Ethics and legislation, health services research, pharmacology and toxicology, nutrition and paediatrics. (Intensive Care Med)

2007

  • Hospital-acquired pneumonia guidelines in Europe: a review of their status and future development. (J Antimicrob Chemother 2007)
  • NKTR-061 (inhaled amikacin) achieves high epithelial lining fluid concentrations in Gram-negative pneumonia in intubated and mechanically ventilated …. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Does invasive diagnosis of nosocomial pneumonia during off-hours delay treatment? (Intensive Care Med)
  • Herpes simplex virus lung infection in patients undergoing prolonged mechanical ventilation. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Mortality among patients admitted to intensive care units during weekday day shifts compared with « off » hours. (Crit Care Med)
  • Is bronchoalveolar lavage with quantitative cultures a useful tool for diagnosing ventilator-associated pneumonia? (Crit Care)
  • Is tracheostomy associated with better outcomes for patients requiring long-term mechanical ventilation? (Crit Care Med)
  • Early predictors for infection recurrence and death in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Crit Care Med)
  • The long and difficult road to better evaluation of outcomes of prolonged mechanical ventilation: not yet a highway to heaven. (Crit Care)
  • Diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (N Engl J Med)
  • Fatal disseminated Acanthamoeba lenticulata infection in a heart transplant patient. (Emerg Infect Dis)
  • Hemodynamic monitoring in shock and implications for management. International Consensus Conference, Paris, France, 27-28 April 2006. (Intensive Care Med)

2006

  • Continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration versus intermittent haemodialysis for acute renal failure in patients with multiple-organ dysfunction syndrome: a multicentre randomised trial. (Lancet)
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prolongs intensive care unit stay in ventilator-associated pneumonia, despite initially appropriate antibiotic therapy. (Crit Care Med)
  • Virus diseases in ICU patients: a long time underestimated; but be aware of overestimation. (Intensive Care Med)
  • A randomized double-blind trial of iseganan in prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Am J Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Novel and innovative strategies to treat ventilator-associated pneumonia: optimizing the duration of therapy and nebulizing antimicrobial agents. (Semin Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Is There Still a Role for Autopsies in the Intensive Care Unit? (Clin Pulm Med)
  • Impact of antibiotic-resistant bacteria on the outcome of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Semin Respir Crit Care Med)
  • Impact of piperacillin resistance on the outcome of Pseudomonas ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Intensive Care Med)
  • Backrest elevation for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia: back to the real world? (Crit Care Med)
  • New diagnostic and prognostic markers of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (Curr Opin Crit Care)
  • Use of quantitative cultures and reduced duration of antibiotic regimens for patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia to decrease resistance in the intensive care unit. (Clin Infect Dis)
  • Ventilator-associated pneumonia: what is new? (Surgical infections)

2005

  • Procalcitonin kinetics as a prognostic marker of ventilator-associated pneumonia (Jan 2005)
  • Antimicrobial treatment of hospital-acquired pneumonia (Mar 2005)
  • Acute poststernotomy mediastinitis managed with debridement and closed-drainage aspiration: factors associated with death in the intensive care unit (Mar 2005)
  • Adverse effect on a referral intensive care unit’s performance of accepting patients transferred from another intensive care unit (Apr 2005)
  • The invasive (quantitative) diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia (Jun 2005)
  • Conference summary: ventilator-associated pneumonia (Jul 2005)
  • Successful long-term program for controlling methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care units (Aug 2005)
  • Impact of tracheotomy on sedative administration, sedation level, and comfort of mechanically ventilated intensive care unit patients (Nov 2005)
  • Antibiotic prescribing for ventilator-associated pneumonia: get it right from the beginning but be able to rapidly deescalate (Nov 2005)

2004

  • Tissue Doppler imaging estimation of pulmonary artery occlusion pressure in ICU patients (Jan 2004)
  • Clinical and autopsy diagnoses in the intensive care unit: a prospective study (Feb 2004)
  • Acquisition of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in patients in intensive care units: role of antibiotics with antipseudomonal activity (Mar 2004)
  • Value of the clinical pulmonary infection score for the identification and management of ventilator-associated pneumonia(May 2004)
  • Estimation of left ventricular systolic function by single transpulmonary thermodilution (Jul 2004)
  • Impact of methicillin resistance on outcome of Staphylococcus aureus ventilator-associated pneumonia (Oct 2004)
  • Infective endocarditis in the intensive care unit: clinical spectrum and prognostic factors in 228 consecutive patients (Nov 2004)

2003

  • Infections due to Acinetobacter baumannii in the ICU (Fev 2003)
  • Factors predicting ventilator-associated pneumonia recurrence (Avr 2003)
  • Morbidity, mortality, and quality-of-life outcomes of patients requiring > or = 14 days of mechanical ventilation (May 2003)
  • Diagnosis and treatment of nosocomial pneumonia in ALI/ARDS patients (Aug 2003)
  • Circulatory support for fulminant myocarditis: consideration for implantation, weaning and explantation (Sept 2003)
  • Comparison of 8 vs 15 days of antibiotic therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia in adults: a randomized trial (Nov 2003)
  • Early use of the pulmonary artery catheter and outcomes in patients with shock and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a randomized controlled trial (Nov 2003)
  • Antimicrobial treatment of hospital-acquired pneumonia (Dec 2003)

2002

  • Role of serial routine microbiologic culture results in the initial management of ventilator-associated pneumonia (Jan 2002)
  • Pneumococcal meningitis in the intensive care unit: prognostic factors of clinical outcome in a series of 80 cases. (mars 2002)
  • Ventilator-associated pneumonia (Avril 2002)
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia: comparison of episodes due to piperacillin-resistant versus piperacillin-susceptible organisms (Avr 2002)
  • [Fulminating myocarditis: myocardial recovery after circulatory assistance] (Avr 2002)
  • Incidence and outcome of polymicrobial ventilator-associated pneumonia. (May 2002)
  • The changing clinical aspects of infective endocarditis: descriptive review of 90 episodes in a French teaching hospital and risk factors for death (Nov 2002)
  • Chronic exposure to interleukin 1beta induces a delayed and reversible alteration in excitation-contraction coupling of cultured cardiomyocytes. (Nov 2002)

2001

  • Conduction disturbances associated with venlafaxine (Jan 2001)
  • Oncostatin M production by blood and alveolar neutrophils during acute lung injury (Feb 2001)
  • UV light synergistically enhances the cardiotoxic effects of interleukin 1beta through peroxynitrite formation (Jun 2001)
  • Is it possible to cure mediastinitis in patients with major postcardiac surgery complications? (Nov 2001)

2000

  • The role of tumor necrosis factor in the pathophysiology of heart failure (Mar 2000)
  • Invasive and noninvasive strategies for management of suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia. A randomized trial (Apr 2000)
  • Multicenter prospective study of ventilator-associated pneumonia during acute respiratory distress syndrome. Incidence, prognosis, and risk factors (Jun 2000)
  • Management of Suspected Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (Dec 2000)
  • Problem pathogens (Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter) (Dec 2000)

1999

  • [Splenic involvement in infectious endocarditis. Association for the Study and Prevention of Infectious Endocarditis] (Mar 1999)
  • Prevalence, etiologies and outcome of the acute respiratory distress syndrome among hypoxemic ventilated patients (Sep 1999)

1998

  • Adenosine inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced cardiac expression of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (Jan 1998)
  • Fatal aortic Myceliophthora thermophila infection in a patient affected by cystic medial necrosis (Apr 1998)
  • Nosocomial pneumonia in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (Apr 1998)
  • Ventilator-associated pneumonia caused by potentially drug-resistant bacteria  (Sep 1998)
  • Evidence of phenotypic alteration as a cause of systolic dysfunction in the failing heart (Nov 1998)
  • Tidal volume reduction for prevention of ventilator-induced lung injury in acute respiratory distress syndrome (Dec 1998)

1997

  •  Usefulness of quantitative cultures of BAL fluid for diagnosing nosocomial pneumonia in ventilated patients (Chest – Fev 1997)
  • Predicting the outcome in elderly patients of hospital admission for acute care in Paris, France: construction and initial validation of a simplex index (J Epidemiol Community Health – Apr 1997)
  • Interleukin-1 beta inhibits phospholamban gene expression in cultured cardiomyocytes (Oct 1997)

1996

  • Long-term outcome and quality of life of patients requiring multidisciplinary intensive care unit admission after cardiac operations. (J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg – Oct 1996)