Oliver Kimberger

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Affiliation: Medical University
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Resistive polymer versus forced-air warming: comparable heat transfer and core rewarming rates in volunteers
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology, General Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 107:1621-6. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Goal-directed colloid administration improves the microcirculation of healthy and perianastomotic colon
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Therapy, Inselspital University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 110:496-504. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Thermoregulatory management for mild therapeutic hypothermia
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anaesthesiology, General Intensive Core and Pain Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 22:729-44. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Temporal artery versus bladder thermometry during perioperative and intensive care unit monitoring
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 105:1042-7, table of contents. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Supplemental oxygen, but not supplemental crystalloid fluid, increases tissue oxygen tension in healthy and anastomotic colon in pigs
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 105:773-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of skin surface warming on pre-operative anxiety in neurosurgery patients
    O Kimberger
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anaesthesia 62:140-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Lower flange modification improves performance of the Macintosh, but not the Miller laryngoscope blade
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, University of Vienna Medical School, A 1090 Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Austria
    Can J Anaesth 53:595-601. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Accuracy and precision of a novel non-invasive core thermometer
    O Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Br J Anaesth 103:226-31. 2009
  9. pmc Meperidine and skin surface warming additively reduce the shivering threshold: a volunteer study
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Crit Care 11:R29. 2007
  10. pmc Evaluation of airway management associated hands-off time during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a randomised manikin follow-up study
    Christina Gruber
    Department of General Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:10. 2013

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Resistive polymer versus forced-air warming: comparable heat transfer and core rewarming rates in volunteers
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology, General Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 107:1621-6. 2008
    ..Recently, a polymer-based resistive patient warming system has been developed. We compared the efficacy of a standard forced-air warming system with the resistive polymer system in volunteers...
  2. doi request reprint Goal-directed colloid administration improves the microcirculation of healthy and perianastomotic colon
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Therapy, Inselspital University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 110:496-504. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Thermoregulatory management for mild therapeutic hypothermia
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anaesthesiology, General Intensive Core and Pain Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 22:729-44. 2008
    ..This review article explores the numerous possibilities and methods for the induction of mild therapeutic hypothermia, reviews thermoregulatory management during maintenance and discusses associated risks and complications...
  4. ncbi request reprint Temporal artery versus bladder thermometry during perioperative and intensive care unit monitoring
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 105:1042-7, table of contents. 2007
    ..In this study, we sought to determine if this new thermometer is an acceptable substitute for invasive bladder temperature measurement...
  5. ncbi request reprint Supplemental oxygen, but not supplemental crystalloid fluid, increases tissue oxygen tension in healthy and anastomotic colon in pigs
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 105:773-9. 2007
    ..We tested whether supplemental fluid and supplemental oxygen can increase tissue oxygen tension in healthy and injured, perianastomotic, and anastomotic colon in an acutely instrumented pig model of anastomosis surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of skin surface warming on pre-operative anxiety in neurosurgery patients
    O Kimberger
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anaesthesia 62:140-5. 2007
    ..11) or Spielberger state anxiety (p=0.19). The results of our study indicate that pre-operative warming can be recommended solely to improve thermal comfort, not to replace anxiolytic premedication regimens...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lower flange modification improves performance of the Macintosh, but not the Miller laryngoscope blade
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, University of Vienna Medical School, A 1090 Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Austria
    Can J Anaesth 53:595-601. 2006
    ..Modified versions of both laryngoscope blades with a lowered heel (Callander modification) at the proximal end of the blade were compared to standard blades...
  8. doi request reprint Accuracy and precision of a novel non-invasive core thermometer
    O Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Br J Anaesth 103:226-31. 2009
    ..We thus evaluated the accuracy of the double-sensor thermometer compared with a distal oesophageal thermometer to determine if the double-sensor thermometer is a suitable substitute...
  9. pmc Meperidine and skin surface warming additively reduce the shivering threshold: a volunteer study
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Crit Care 11:R29. 2007
    ..We tested whether a combination of skin warming and a medium dose of meperidine additively would reduce the shivering threshold to below 34 degrees C without producing significant sedation or respiratory depression...
  10. pmc Evaluation of airway management associated hands-off time during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a randomised manikin follow-up study
    Christina Gruber
    Department of General Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:10. 2013
    ..For the EMTs supraglottic devices might serve as alternatives...
  11. doi request reprint Resistive-polymer versus forced-air warming: comparable efficacy in orthopedic patients
    Sebastian Brandt
    University Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy, Bern University Hospital, Inselspital, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 110:834-8. 2010
    ..Recently, a polymer-based resistive patient warming system was developed. We compared the efficacy of a widely distributed FA system with the resistive-polymer (RP) system in a prospective, randomized clinical study...
  12. doi request reprint Degrees of reality: airway anatomy of high-fidelity human patient simulators and airway trainers
    Karl Schebesta
    Medical Simulation and Emergency Management Research Group, Department of Anesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Management, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anesthesiology 116:1204-9. 2012
    ..The volume of the pharyngeal airspace was the primary outcome parameter...
  13. doi request reprint Hypotension during fluid-restricted abdominal surgery: effects of norepinephrine treatment on regional and microcirculatory blood flow in the intestinal tract
    Luzius B Hiltebrand
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Therapy, Regional Hospital Emmental and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 114:557-64. 2011
    ..This animal study was designed to investigate the effects of treating perioperative hypotension with norepinephrine during laparotomy with low fluid volume replacement...
  14. pmc Tissue oxygenation in obese and non-obese patients during laparoscopy
    Edith Fleischmann
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    Obes Surg 15:813-9. 2005
    ..Wound infection risk is inversely related to subcutaneous tissue oxygenation, which is reduced in obese patients and may be reduced even more during laparoscopic procedures...
  15. doi request reprint A comparison of paediatric airway anatomy with the SimBaby high-fidelity patient simulator
    Karl Schebesta
    Department of Anaesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Management, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:468-72. 2011
    ..Furthermore this simulator is frequently used for the evaluation of different airway devices and techniques. However, the anatomic structures of the SimBaby have not been compared to actual patients' anatomy...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of different-sized laminar air flow versus no laminar air flow on bacterial counts in the operating room during orthopedic surgery
    Magda Diab-Elschahawi
    Clinical Institute of Hospital Hygiene, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Am J Infect Control 39:e25-9. 2011
    ..This study investigated the influence of the size of unidirectional ceiling distribution systems on counts of viable microorganisms recovered at defined sites in operating room (ORs) and on instrument tables during orthopedic surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Hands-off time during insertion of six airway devices during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a randomised manikin trial
    Kurt Ruetzler
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:1060-3. 2011
    ..e., non-compression) time compromises tissue perfusion. 2010 European Resuscitation Council guidelines suggest that chest compressions should be paused less than 10 s during airway device insertion...
  18. doi request reprint Topical lidocaine reduces the risk of perioperative airway complications in children with upper respiratory tract infections
    Karl Schebesta
    Department of Anaesthesia, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Can J Anaesth 57:745-50. 2010
    ....
  19. doi request reprint The accuracy of a disposable noninvasive core thermometer
    Oliver Kimberger
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Can J Anaesth 60:1190-6. 2013
    ..Furthermore, we compared the accuracy of the thermometer between regional and general anesthesia, since forehead microcirculation might differ between the two types of anesthesia...
  20. doi request reprint Intrinsic positive end-expiratory pressure at various frequencies of supraglottic jet ventilation in a model of dynamic upper airway obstruction
    Gerald C Ihra
    Department of Anesthesia, Intensive Care Medicine and Pain Therapy, Medical University Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, AKH 9i, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 111:703-6. 2010
    ..We designed this study to investigate intrinsic positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP(i)) during jet ventilation via a distant injector in a model of dynamic upper airway obstruction...