Valentin Fuhrmann

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Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal artificial liver support systems in the management of intractable cholestatic pruritus
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Liver Int 31:31-3. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Impact of hypoxic hepatitis on mortality in the intensive care unit
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Internal Medicine 3, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 37:1302-10. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Hypoxic hepatitis - epidemiology, pathophysiology and clinical management
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:129-39. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Hypoxic hepatitis: underlying conditions and risk factors for mortality in critically ill patients
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Internal Medicine 3, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 35:1397-405. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of voriconazole during continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:1085-90. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome in patients with hypoxic hepatitis
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Gastroenterology 131:69-75. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Jaundice increases the rate of complications and one-year mortality in patients with hypoxic hepatitis
    Bernhard Jäger
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Hepatology 56:2297-304. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Clinical impact of arterial ammonia levels in ICU patients with different liver diseases
    Andreas Drolz
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 39:1227-37. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Statin therapy is associated with reduced incidence of hypoxic hepatitis in critically ill patients
    Andreas Drolz
    Intensive Care Unit 13 H1, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Hepatol 60:1187-93. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of ganciclovir during continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration in critically ill patients
    Thomas Horvatits
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:94-101. 2014

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  1. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal artificial liver support systems in the management of intractable cholestatic pruritus
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Liver Int 31:31-3. 2011
    ..Recent case series reported effective relief of pruritus using extracorporal liver support systems and plasmapheresis...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of hypoxic hepatitis on mortality in the intensive care unit
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Internal Medicine 3, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 37:1302-10. 2011
    ..Hypoxic hepatitis (HH) is a form of hepatic injury following arterial hypoxemia, ischemia, and passive congestion of the liver. We investigated the incidence and the prognostic implications of HH in the medical intensive care unit (ICU)...
  3. doi request reprint Hypoxic hepatitis - epidemiology, pathophysiology and clinical management
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 122:129-39. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review is to provide an update on the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and diagnostic and therapeutic options of HH...
  4. doi request reprint Hypoxic hepatitis: underlying conditions and risk factors for mortality in critically ill patients
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Internal Medicine 3, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 35:1397-405. 2009
    ..Hypoxic hepatitis (HH) is a frequent cause of acute hepatocellular damage at the intensive care unit. Although mortality is reported to be high, risk factors for mortality in this population are unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of voriconazole during continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:1085-90. 2007
    ..This study investigates the pharmacokinetics of voriconazole in anuric patients undergoing CVVHDF...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome in patients with hypoxic hepatitis
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Gastroenterology 131:69-75. 2006
    ..It is unknown whether HPS occurs in hypoxic hepatitis. We assessed the prevalence and clinical consequences of HPS in patients with hypoxic hepatitis...
  7. doi request reprint Jaundice increases the rate of complications and one-year mortality in patients with hypoxic hepatitis
    Bernhard Jäger
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Hepatology 56:2297-304. 2012
    ..05). In particular, infections as well as renal and GI complications occurred more frequently in group 1 during follow-up...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical impact of arterial ammonia levels in ICU patients with different liver diseases
    Andreas Drolz
    Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 39:1227-37. 2013
    ..Data on the prognostic impact of arterial ammonia is lacking in hypoxic hepatitis (HH) and scarce in critically ill patients with cirrhosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Statin therapy is associated with reduced incidence of hypoxic hepatitis in critically ill patients
    Andreas Drolz
    Intensive Care Unit 13 H1, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    J Hepatol 60:1187-93. 2014
    ..This study was conducted to investigate whether statin treatment prior to intensive care unit (ICU) admission affects incidence rates and severity of HH...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of ganciclovir during continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration in critically ill patients
    Thomas Horvatits
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Intensive Care Unit 13H1, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:94-101. 2014
    ..5 mg/kg once daily seems to be adequate for anuric critically ill patients during CVVHDF. ..
  11. doi request reprint Multiple-dose pharmacokinetics of daptomycin during continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration
    Judith M Wenisch
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Center of Excellence of Medical Intensive Care CEMIC, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:977-83. 2012
    ..Daptomycin is bactericidal against Gram-positive bacteria, with peak-dependent effect but trough-dependent toxicity. This study was performed to develop dosing recommendations in continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration (CVVHDF)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Improvement of glucose control in the intensive care unit: an interdisciplinary collaboration study
    Ulrike Holzinger
    Intensive Care Unit, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Crit Care 17:150-6. 2008
    ..Strict glycemic control in critically ill patients is challenging for both physicians and nurses...
  13. doi request reprint Post-resuscitation care at the emergency department with critical care facilities--a length-of-stay analysis
    Andreas Schober
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:853-8. 2011
    ..The study focussed on this result...
  14. doi request reprint No association of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor or angiotensin 2 receptor blocker intake with acute kidney injury in patients undergoing kidney biopsy
    Alexander Friedl
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hartmann Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Kidney Blood Press Res 35:558-60. 2012
    ..However, for patients undergoing kidney biopsy, no data is available...
  15. doi request reprint Jejunal tube placement in critically ill patients: A prospective, randomized trial comparing the endoscopic technique with the electromagnetically visualized method
    Ulrike Holzinger
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Intensive Care Unit, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Crit Care Med 39:73-7. 2011
    ..Head-to-head comparison of the success rate of jejunal placement of a new electromagnetically visualized jejunal tube with that of the endoscopic technique in critically ill patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Kidney biopsy results versus clinical parameters on mortality and ESRD progression in 2687 patients with glomerulonephritis
    Dominik G Haider
    Department of Medicine III, Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 44:578-86. 2014
    ..We compared kidney biopsy results with classical outcome parameters in a large cohort of patients with biopsy proven glomerulonephritis (GN)...
  17. doi request reprint Hypoxic liver injury and cholestasis in critically ill patients
    Thomas Horvatits
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine 3, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Crit Care 19:128-32. 2013
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  18. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal artificial liver support in hypoxic liver injury
    Andreas Drolz
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Liver Int 31:19-23. 2011
    ..In addition to the possible effects of extracorporeal liver support devices, the recognition of HH and therapy of the underlying disease that led to the occurrence of HH is of central importance...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of the hepatopulmonary syndrome in patients with cirrhosis
    Peter Schenk
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Intensive Care Unit 13 H1, University of Vienna, Allgemeines Krankenhaus, Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Gastroenterology 125:1042-52. 2003
    ..Mortality of patients with HPS is considered to be high, but the effect of HPS on survival in patients with cirrhosis remains unclear...
  20. ncbi request reprint The acidifying effect of lactate is neutralized by the alkalinizing effect of hypoalbuminemia in non-paracetamol-induced acute liver failure
    Georg Christian Funk
    Klinik fuer Innere Medizin IV, ICU 13H1, Medical University of Vienna, Allgemeines Krankenhaus, Waehringerguertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Hepatol 45:387-92. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the acidifying effect of lactate is neutralized by the alkalinizing effect of hypoalbuminemia in acute liver failure...
  21. doi request reprint Nebivolol treatment increases splanchnic blood flow and portal pressure in cirrhotic rats via modulation of nitric oxide signalling
    Thomas Reiberger
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Liver Int 33:561-8. 2013
    ..We evaluated the effects of nebivolol, a third generation beta-blocker capable of increasing NO-bioavailability on portal pressure, and on splachnic and systemic haemodynamics in a cirrhotic portal hypertensive rat model...
  22. doi request reprint Multiple-dose pharmacokinetics of anidulafungin during continuous venovenous haemofiltration
    Judith M Leitner
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:880-4. 2011
    ..Although intensive care patients requiring renal replacement therapy are at particular risk of invasive fungal infection, no pharmacokinetic data on anidulafungin during continuous venovenous haemofiltration (CVVHF) are available...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pioglitazone decreases portosystemic shunting by modulating inflammation and angiogenesis in cirrhotic and non-cirrhotic portal hypertensive rats
    Philipp Schwabl
    Div of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dept of Internal Medicine III, Medical University Vienna, Austria Vienna Hepatic Hemodynamic Lab, Vienna, Austria
    J Hepatol 60:1135-42. 2014
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  24. ncbi request reprint Single-dose pharmacokinetics of ofloxacin during continuous venovenous hemofiltration in critical care patients
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 4, Intensive Care Unit, University of Vienna, Allgemeines Krankenhaus, Waehringer Guertel, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:310-4. 2003
    ..Ofloxacin is a quinolone administered to patients with severe infections. Pharmacokinetic data on ofloxacin in critically ill patients on renal replacement therapy are sparse and conflicting...
  25. pmc Prognostic factors for intensive care unit admission, intensive care outcome, and post-intensive care survival in patients with de novo acute myeloid leukemia: a single center experience
    Peter Schellongowski
    Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology, Department of Internal Medicine I, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Haematologica 96:231-7. 2011
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  26. doi request reprint Austrian consensus on the definition and treatment of portal hypertension and its complications (Billroth II)
    Markus Peck-Radosavljevic
    Klinische Abteilung für Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie, Universitätsklinik für Innere Medizin III, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 125:200-19. 2013
    ..The Billroth II-Guidelines on the definitions and treatment of portal hypertension and its complications take into account the developments of the last 7 years, including the Baveno-V update and several key publications...
  27. doi request reprint Therapeutic options in pulmonary hepatic vascular diseases
    Thomas Horvatits
    Department of Internal Medicine 3, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol 7:31-42. 2014
    ..It is unclear whether liver transplantation cures POPH or not. This review summarizes current knowledge of underlying conditions and focuses on therapeutic options in patients with pulmonary-hepatic vascular disorders. ..
  28. pmc Kidney biopsy in patients with glomerulonephritis: is the earlier the better?
    Dominik G Haider
    Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, University Hospital Vienna, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    BMC Nephrol 13:34. 2012
    ..We have therefore analyzed whether histological diagnosis of glomerulonephritis (GN) at an early stage of chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with different outcome compared to diagnosis at a more advanced stage...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ventilator-associated pneumonia: Increased bacterial counts in bronchoalveolar lavage by using urea as an endogenous marker of dilution
    Konstantin Zedtwitz-Liebenstein
    Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Infectious Diseases, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Crit Care Med 33:756-9. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the impact of a potential dilution effect on the diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia was studied...
  30. ncbi request reprint Severe interstitial pneumonitis secondary to pegylated interferon alpha-2b and ribavirin treatment of hepatitis C infection
    Valentin Fuhrmann
    Department of Internal Medicine 4, General Hospital and University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Dig Dis Sci 49:1966-70. 2004