Peter Paal

Summary

Affiliation: Innsbruck Medical University
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Factors affecting survival from avalanche burial--a randomised prospective porcine pilot study
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstraße 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 84:239-43. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Termination of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in mountain rescue
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 13:200-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effects of training time and feedback on ventilation skills in lay rescuers
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Emerg Med J 27:313-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Head-position angles in children for opening the upper airway
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse, Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 81:676-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Anaesthesia in prehospital emergencies and in the emergency room
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 81:148-54. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effects of stomach inflation on haemodynamic and pulmonary function during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in pigs
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:365-71. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Effects of stomach inflation on haemodynamic and pulmonary function during spontaneous circulation in pigs
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:470-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Automated emergency ventilation devices in a simulated unprotected airway
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Emerg Med 41:246-51. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The mouth-to-bag resuscitator during standard anaesthesia induction in apnoeic patients
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:1142-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Suctioning via the tube during endotracheal intubation in a model of severe upper airway haemorrhage: is there an advantage vs. suctioning with a separate catheter?
    Thomas Mitterlechner
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:740-2. 2011

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Factors affecting survival from avalanche burial--a randomised prospective porcine pilot study
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstraße 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 84:239-43. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the combined effects of hypoxia, hypercapnia and hypothermia in a porcine model of avalanche burial...
  2. ncbi request reprint Termination of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in mountain rescue
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 13:200-8. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Effects of training time and feedback on ventilation skills in lay rescuers
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Emerg Med J 27:313-6. 2010
    ..We analysed if a longer training time and verbal feedback, given by an instructor, improved ventilation skill acquisition with non-feedback manikins...
  4. doi request reprint Head-position angles in children for opening the upper airway
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse, Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 81:676-8. 2010
    ..Thus, we compared effects of neutral head position and extension, measuring head-position angles and ventilation parameters...
  5. doi request reprint Anaesthesia in prehospital emergencies and in the emergency room
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 81:148-54. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effects of stomach inflation on haemodynamic and pulmonary function during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in pigs
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:365-71. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of clinically realistic stomach inflation on haemodynamic and pulmonary function during CPR in a porcine model...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of stomach inflation on haemodynamic and pulmonary function during spontaneous circulation in pigs
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:470-7. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effects of stomach inflation on haemodynamic and pulmonary function during spontaneous circulation in a porcine model...
  8. doi request reprint Automated emergency ventilation devices in a simulated unprotected airway
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Emerg Med 41:246-51. 2011
    ..Automated ventilation devices are becoming more popular for emergency ventilation, but there is still not much experience concerning the optimal ventilation mode...
  9. doi request reprint The mouth-to-bag resuscitator during standard anaesthesia induction in apnoeic patients
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:1142-6. 2009
    ..This concept has been compared to standard adult bag-valve devices earlier in bench models but not in patients...
  10. doi request reprint Suctioning via the tube during endotracheal intubation in a model of severe upper airway haemorrhage: is there an advantage vs. suctioning with a separate catheter?
    Thomas Mitterlechner
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:740-2. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Ventilation strategies in the obstructed airway in a bench model simulating a nonintubated respiratory arrest patient
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 108:1585-8. 2009
    ..The Smart Bag MO(R) is an adult flow-limited bag-valve device designed to reduce the risk of stomach inflation in an unprotected airway. Its properties in severe airway obstruction are as yet unknown...
  12. ncbi request reprint Basic life support ventilation in mountain rescue. Official recommendations of the International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine (ICAR MEDCOM)
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Division of General and Surgical Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 8:147-54. 2007
    ..It should be emphasized that regular training every 6 to 12 months is necessary to perform proper ventilation...
  13. doi request reprint A suction laryngoscope facilitates intubation for physicians with occasional emergency medical service experience--a manikin study with severe simulated airway haemorrhage
    Thomas Mitterlechner
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:693-5. 2009
    ..We developed a suction laryngoscope, which enables simultaneous suction and laryngoscopy in cases of airway haemorrhage and evaluated its potential benefits in physicians with varying emergency medical service experience...
  14. doi request reprint Minimizing stomach inflation versus optimizing chest compressions
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 106:535-7, table of contents. 2008
    ..5 s. Ventilation with the "enabled" Smart Bag MO, even in ventilation windows of 0.5 s, provided inadequate tidal volumes during simulated cardiopulmonary resuscitation and would result in hypoventilation in a patient...
  15. doi request reprint LUCAS compared to manual cardiopulmonary resuscitation is more effective during helicopter rescue-a prospective, randomized, cross-over manikin study
    Gabriel Putzer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstraße 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 31:384-9. 2013
    ..We compared a mechanical chest-compression device (Lund University Cardiac Assist System [LUCAS]; Jolife, Lund, Sweden) and manual chest-compressions in a simulated cardiopulmonary resuscitation scenario during helicopter rescue...
  16. doi request reprint Anesthesia in prehospital emergencies and in the emergency department
    Patrick Braun
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 23:500-6. 2010
    ..Recently, notable progress has been made in the field of anesthesia drugs and airway management...
  17. doi request reprint Mobile phone-assisted basic life support augmented with a metronome
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Emerg Med 43:472-7. 2012
    ..Basic life support (BLS) performed by lay rescuers is poor. We developed software for mobile phones augmented with a metronome to improve BLS...
  18. doi request reprint Influence of ventilation strategies on survival in severe controlled hemorrhagic shock
    Holger Herff
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care Med 36:2613-20. 2008
    ..To investigate the effect of different ventilation settings on hemodynamic stability in severe controlled hemorrhagic shock...
  19. doi request reprint Fluid management in traumatic shock: a practical approach for mountain rescue. Official recommendations of the International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine (ICAR MEDCOM)
    Günther Sumann
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, General Hospital Voecklabruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 10:71-5. 2009
    Sumann, Günther, Peter Paal, Peter Mair, John Ellerton, Tore Dahlberg, Gregoire Zen-Ruffinen, Ken Zafren, and Hermann Brugger. Fluid management in traumatic shock: a practical approach for mountain rescue. High Alt. Med. Biol...
  20. doi request reprint Head position angles to open the upper airway differ less with the head positioned on a support
    Thomas Mitterlechner
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 31:80-5. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the effects of positioning the head on a support on "head position angles" to optimally open the upper airway during bag-valve mask ventilation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-mask and mouth-to-face-shield ventilation by lay persons
    Peter Paal
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, South Tyrolean Alpine Association, International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine ICAR MEDCOM, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 70:117-23. 2006
    ..Every volunteer performed three ventilation series using a bench model of an unprotected airway...
  22. doi request reprint Comparison of mechanical characteristics of the human and porcine chest during cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Andreas Neurauter
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 80:463-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify differences between mechanical characteristics of the human and porcine chest during CPR...
  23. doi request reprint Effects of a suction laryngoscope in a model with simulated severe airway hemorrhage
    Thomas Mitterlechner
    Innsbruck Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 106:1505-8, table of contents. 2008
    ..2%); P = 0.004]. In conclusion, when compared with a standard Macintosh laryngoscope, using a suction laryngoscope did not result in more rapid intubation, but significantly decreased the likelihood of esophageal intubations...
  24. ncbi request reprint Accidental hypothermia
    Douglas J A Brown
    From the Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver D J A B, and the Department of Emergency Medicine, Mineral Springs Hospital, Banff, AB J B both in Canada the Institute of Mountain Emergency Medicine, European Academy of Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy H B and the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria P P
    N Engl J Med 367:1930-8. 2012
    ..This review covers prehospital care, transport, resuscitation fluids, and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation...
  25. pmc Resolution of biliary stricture after living donor liver transplantation in a child by percutaneous trans-hepatic cholangiography and drainage: a case report
    Gabriel Putzer
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Med Case Rep 7:160. 2013
    ..Minimally invasive procedures such as percutaneous drainage placement and balloon dilation are the preferred diagnostic and therapeutic modalities...