E I Alexopoulos

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Resolution of nocturnal enuresis in snoring children after treatment with nasal budesonide
    Emmanouel I Alexopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Urology 66:194. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Clarithromycin reduces the severity of bronchial hyperresponsiveness in patients with asthma
    E Kostadima
    10th Respiratory Dept, Athens Chest Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur Respir J 23:714-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between primary nocturnal enuresis and habitual snoring in children
    Emmanouel I Alexopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Urology 68:406-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Early gastrostomy reduces the rate of ventilator-associated pneumonia in stroke or head injury patients
    E Kostadima
    University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Dept of Critical Care Medicine, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Eur Respir J 26:106-11. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in 3,680 Greek children
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit and Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Departments of Pediatrics, Pulmonology, and Physiology, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:499-509. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep-disordered breathing and fasting insulin levels in nonobese children
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:515-23. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of blood pressure measurements in children with and without habitual snoring
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 39:408-14. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Nasal corticosteroids for children with snoring
    Emmanouel I Alexopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:161-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Morning levels of C-reactive protein in children with obstructive sleep-disordered breathing
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:282-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep-disordered breathing and plasma levels of vascular endothelial growth factor in children
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital Larissa, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Respir Med 100:835-40. 2006

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Resolution of nocturnal enuresis in snoring children after treatment with nasal budesonide
    Emmanouel I Alexopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Urology 66:194. 2005
    ..Six months after treatment, both children were still dry at night. Administration of nasal corticosteroids is associated with resolution of enuresis in children with mild obstructive sleep-disordered breathing...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clarithromycin reduces the severity of bronchial hyperresponsiveness in patients with asthma
    E Kostadima
    10th Respiratory Dept, Athens Chest Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur Respir J 23:714-7. 2004
    ..Serum free cortisol levels were determined and remained unchanged from baseline in the clarithromycin-treated patients. It is concluded that clarithromycin reduces the degree of bronchial hyperresponsiveness in patients with asthma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between primary nocturnal enuresis and habitual snoring in children
    Emmanouel I Alexopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Urology 68:406-9. 2006
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  4. ncbi request reprint Early gastrostomy reduces the rate of ventilator-associated pneumonia in stroke or head injury patients
    E Kostadima
    University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Dept of Critical Care Medicine, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Eur Respir J 26:106-11. 2005
    ..In conclusion, in patients mechanically ventilated for stroke or head injury early gastrostomy is associated with a lower frequency of ventilator-associated pneumonia compared with a nasogastric tube...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in 3,680 Greek children
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit and Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Departments of Pediatrics, Pulmonology, and Physiology, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:499-509. 2004
    ..Chronic rhinitis, family history of snoring, and exposure to cigarette smoke were associated with an increased frequency of habitual snoring...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep-disordered breathing and fasting insulin levels in nonobese children
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:515-23. 2005
    ..In conclusion, contrary to findings in adults and in obese children, severity of sleep-disordered breathing is not a significant predictor of fasting insulin or HOMA index values in nonobese children with habitual snoring...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of blood pressure measurements in children with and without habitual snoring
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 39:408-14. 2005
    ..In a community sample of children, habitual snorers do not have higher morning systolic or diastolic blood pressure than nonhabitual snorers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Nasal corticosteroids for children with snoring
    Emmanouel I Alexopoulos
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:161-7. 2004
    ..05). Four weeks of nasal budesonide improved both polysomnography findings and symptoms in children with mild sleep-disordered breathing. The clinical effect is maintained for several months after treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Morning levels of C-reactive protein in children with obstructive sleep-disordered breathing
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:282-6. 2005
    ..05). Thus, findings of higher CRP values in adults with sleep-disordered breathing and correlations of these values with polysomnography indices were not confirmed in children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep-disordered breathing and plasma levels of vascular endothelial growth factor in children
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine and Larissa University Hospital Larissa, P O Box 1425, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Respir Med 100:835-40. 2006
    ..VEGF may not play an important pathophysiologic role in all cases of obstructive sleep-disordered breathing in childhood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessing the role of antiinflammatory medications in children with mild sleep-disordered breathing
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:358; author reply 358-9. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Overnight change in brain natriuretic peptide levels in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, Larissa University Hospital, Larissa 41110, Greece
    Chest 130:1377-84. 2006
    ..It was hypothesized that in children with snoring, overnight change in BNP levels is correlated with severity of disturbance in respiration...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal change of circulating intercellular adhesion molecule 1 levels in children with snoring
    Athanasios G Kaditis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Thessaly School of Medicine, Larissa, Greece
    Sleep Breath 11:267-74. 2007
    ..Thus, in children with snoring, overnight change in cICAM-1 levels is not related to severity of obstructive sleep-disordered breathing...
  14. doi request reprint Absence of blood pressure, metabolic, and inflammatory marker changes after adenotonsillectomy for sleep apnea in Greek children
    Maria T Apostolidou
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Thessaly School of Medicine, Larissa University Hospital, Larissa, Greece
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:550-60. 2008
    ..Aim of this investigation was to assess changes in C-reactive protein (CRP), circulating intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (cICAM-1), insulin and blood pressure levels after adenotonsillectomy for SDB in Greek children...