Barbara Steinlechner

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Platelet dysfunction in outpatients with left ventricular assist devices
    Barbara Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:131-7. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Magnesium moderately decreases remifentanil dosage required for pain management after cardiac surgery
    B Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Br J Anaesth 96:444-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Low-dose remifentanil to suppress haemodynamic responses to noxious stimuli in cardiac surgery: a dose-finding study
    B Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Anaesth 98:598-603. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in severe knee trauma is more feasible and effective than intravenous metamizole: a randomized controlled trial
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 64:1535-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Prehospital analgesia with acupressure at the Baihui and Hegu points in patients with radial fractures: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 25:887-93. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Patients with severe aortic valve stenosis and impaired platelet function benefit from preoperative desmopressin infusion
    Barbara Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1420-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Quality of resuscitation: flight attendants in an airplane simulator use a new mechanical resuscitation device--a randomized simulation study
    Henrik Fischer
    Department of Anaesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Control, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:459-63. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Effects of high-urgency ambulance transportation on pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels in patients with heart failure
    Ulrike Weber
    Department of Anesthesiology, General Intensive Care and Pain Control, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 28:568-76. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupressure as a treatment for anxiety before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in the elderly
    Bruno Mora
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Urol 178:160-4; discussion 164. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Low molecular weight heparin as an alternative to unfractionated heparin in the immediate postoperative period after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Sigrid E Sandner
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 32:819-22. 2008

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Platelet dysfunction in outpatients with left ventricular assist devices
    Barbara Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:131-7. 2009
    ..We therefore differentially evaluated platelet function with four commonly used point-of-care devices...
  2. ncbi request reprint Magnesium moderately decreases remifentanil dosage required for pain management after cardiac surgery
    B Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Br J Anaesth 96:444-9. 2006
    ..Magnesium is a calcium and an NMDA-receptor antagonist and can modify important mechanisms of nociception. We evaluated the co-analgesic effect of magnesium in the postoperative setting after on-pump cardiac surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Low-dose remifentanil to suppress haemodynamic responses to noxious stimuli in cardiac surgery: a dose-finding study
    B Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Anaesth 98:598-603. 2007
    ..e. intubation, skin incision, and sternotomy)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in severe knee trauma is more feasible and effective than intravenous metamizole: a randomized controlled trial
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 64:1535-8. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Prehospital analgesia with acupressure at the Baihui and Hegu points in patients with radial fractures: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 25:887-93. 2007
    ..As acupressure has been deemed effective for pain management by the National Institutes of Health, we conducted a study to evaluate its effectiveness in prehospital patients with isolated distal radial fracture...
  6. doi request reprint Patients with severe aortic valve stenosis and impaired platelet function benefit from preoperative desmopressin infusion
    Barbara Steinlechner
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1420-6. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that such patients may benefit from desmopressin when they present with prolonged CADP-CT due to the specific action of desmopressin on von Willebrand factor (VWF) and CADP-CT...
  7. doi request reprint Quality of resuscitation: flight attendants in an airplane simulator use a new mechanical resuscitation device--a randomized simulation study
    Henrik Fischer
    Department of Anaesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Control, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:459-63. 2011
    ..In this study we compared the quality of resuscitation of trained flight attendants practicing either standard basic life support (BLS) or using a MRD in a cabin-simulator...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of high-urgency ambulance transportation on pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels in patients with heart failure
    Ulrike Weber
    Department of Anesthesiology, General Intensive Care and Pain Control, Medical University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 28:568-76. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Auricular acupressure as a treatment for anxiety before extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy in the elderly
    Bruno Mora
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Urol 178:160-4; discussion 164. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that auricular acupressure may decrease anxiety in elderly individuals who are transported by ambulance before receiving ESWL...
  10. doi request reprint Low molecular weight heparin as an alternative to unfractionated heparin in the immediate postoperative period after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Sigrid E Sandner
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 32:819-22. 2008
    ..In two patients, pump thrombosis was suspected. There were two ischemic and no hemorrhagic strokes. The use of LMWH may provide a new anticoagulation treatment option in the immediate postoperative period after LVAD implantation...
  11. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of femoral nerve blockade administered preclinically for pain relief in femoral trauma
    Arno Schiferer
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 105:1852-4, table of contents. 2007
    ..In this prospective, randomized, controlled study, we evaluated the preclinical use of femoral nerve blockade for reducing pain and anxiety compared with IV analgesia using metamizol...
  12. ncbi request reprint The influence of stellate ganglion transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on signal quality of pulse oximetry in prehospital trauma care
    Renate Barker
    Department of Anesthesia and General Intensive Care, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 104:1150-3, tables of contents. 2007
    ..We evaluated whether TENS on the stellate ganglion would reduce vasoconstriction and thereby improve signal detection quality of peripheral pulse oximetry...
  13. ncbi request reprint Postoperative analgesia with remifentanil in patients undergoing cardiac surgery
    Barbara Steinlechner
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 100:1230-5, table of contents. 2005
    ..Rapid dose titration was necessary during the first 10 min in 50% of patients. Increasing the initial remifentanil dose could shorten the titration period but may be associated with respiratory complications...
  14. doi request reprint A prospective analysis of invasive candidiasis following cardiac surgery: severity markers are predictive
    Christina Forstner
    Department of Medicine I, Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Infect 66:528-35. 2013
    ..Invasive Candida infections (ICI) in intensive care unit (ICU) patients are associated with high mortality. A 2-year prospective study was performed to improve clinical decision making in long-term ICU patients after cardiac surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Contralateral stroke during carotid endarterectomy due to abnormalities in the circle of Willis
    Andrea Moritz
    Department of Anesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Control, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:669-73. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Neuronal injury after repeated brief cardiac arrests during internal cardioverter defibrillator implantation is associated with deterioration of cognitive function
    Manuela Weigl
    Department of Anesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Anesth Analg 103:403-9, table of contents. 2006
    ..05). PM patients even improved in the Trailmaking test (P < or = 0.05). Neuronal injury from even brief periods of global brain ischemia seems to be associated with deteriorating neurocognitive function...
  17. doi request reprint Performance of supraglottic airway devices and 12 month skill retention: a randomized controlled study with manikins
    Henrik Fischer
    Department of Anaesthesia, General Intensive Care and Pain Control, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Medical University Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 82:326-31. 2011
    ..We evaluated recently introduced (i-gel™ and LMA-Supreme™) and established SADs (LMA-Unique™, LMA-ProSeal™) and BVM used by laypeople in training sessions on manikins...
  18. ncbi request reprint Long-term mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease following extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for cardiac assist after cardiovascular surgery
    Klaus Distelmaier
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 39:1444-51. 2013
    ..We assessed the influence of COPD on cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in patients undergoing ECMO therapy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human antithrombin inhibits thrombin formation and interleukin 6 release in human endotoxemia
    Judith M Leitner
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Division of Immunohaematology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 79:23-34. 2006
    ..Effects on leukocytes and inhibition of interleukin-6 release seem to represent specific pharmacodynamic properties of recombinant human antithrombin...
  20. ncbi request reprint TENS relieves acute posttraumatic hip pain during emergency transport
    Thomas Lang
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Trauma 62:184-8; discussion 188. 2007
    ..Thus, there is an urgent need for nonpharmacological interventions that can be applied during the transport by basic life-support (BLS) medical personnel...
  21. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of currently available pharmacological neuroprotective agents as a sole intervention before anticipated or induced cardiac arrest
    Manuela Weigl
    Department of Anaesthesiology and General Intensive Care, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 65:21-39. 2005
    ....