Andreas Valentin

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint "Oldest old" patients in intensive care: prognosis and therapeutic activity
    Sophie Brunner-Ziegler
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Intensive Care Unit, Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:14-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Hospital mortality of adults admitted to Intensive Care Units in hospitals with and without Intermediate Care Units: a multicentre European cohort study
    Maurizia Capuzzo
    Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Crit Care 18:551. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Safety climate reduces medication and dislodgement errors in routine intensive care practice
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 39:391-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint [Occurrence and prevention of errors in intensive care units]
    A Valentin
    Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Juchgasse 25, 1030, Wien, Osterreich
    Med Klin Intensivmed Notfmed 107:244-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Recommendations on basic requirements for intensive care units: structural and organizational aspects
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 37:1575-87. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The importance of risk reduction in critically ill patients
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:482-6. 2010
  7. pmc Errors in administration of parenteral drugs in intensive care units: multinational prospective study
    Andreas Valentin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    BMJ 338:b814. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint How safe is my intensive care unit? An overview of error causation and prevention
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical Intensive Care Unit, II Medical Department, KA Rudolfsftiftung, Juchgasse, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:697-702. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in intensive care: results from the multinational Sentinel Events Evaluation (SEE) study
    Andreas Valentin
    KA Rudolfstiftung, II Medical Department, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 32:1591-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Attitude is everything? The impact of workload, safety climate, and safety tools on medical errors: a study of intensive care units
    Johannes Steyrer
    Johannes Steyrer, PhD, is Director, Research Institute for Health Care Management and Health Care Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria E mail Michael Schiffinger, PhD, is Senior Research Fellow, Research Institute for Health Care Management and Health Care Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria Clemens Huber, PhD, MPharm, is Research Assistant, Research Institute for Health Care Management and Health Care Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria Andreas Valentin, MD, MBA, is Head of 2nd Medical Department for Intensive Care, General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, Austria Guido Strunk, PhD, is Founder of Complexity Research, Vienna, Austria, and Senior Researcher, Department of Business Administration and Economic Education, University of Technology, Dortmund, Germany
    Health Care Manage Rev 38:306-16. 2013

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint "Oldest old" patients in intensive care: prognosis and therapeutic activity
    Sophie Brunner-Ziegler
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Intensive Care Unit, Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:14-9. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Hospital mortality of adults admitted to Intensive Care Units in hospitals with and without Intermediate Care Units: a multicentre European cohort study
    Maurizia Capuzzo
    Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Crit Care 18:551. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to assess whether adults admitted to hospitals with both Intensive Care Units (ICU) and Intermediate Care Units (IMCU) have lower in-hospital mortality than those admitted to ICUs without an IMCU...
  3. doi request reprint Safety climate reduces medication and dislodgement errors in routine intensive care practice
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 39:391-8. 2013
    ..To assess the frequency and contributing factors of medication and dislodgement errors attributable to common routine processes in a cohort of intensive care units, with a special focus on the potential impact of safety climate...
  4. doi request reprint [Occurrence and prevention of errors in intensive care units]
    A Valentin
    Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Juchgasse 25, 1030, Wien, Osterreich
    Med Klin Intensivmed Notfmed 107:244-8. 2012
    ..The development of a preventive safety culture must be seen as an essential task for ICUs...
  5. doi request reprint Recommendations on basic requirements for intensive care units: structural and organizational aspects
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 37:1575-87. 2011
    ..To provide guidance and recommendations for the planning or renovation of intensive care units (ICUs) with respect to the specific characteristics relevant to organizational and structural aspects of intensive care medicine...
  6. doi request reprint The importance of risk reduction in critically ill patients
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:482-6. 2010
    ..This review addresses this extrinsic risk with respect to causative factors and strategies for risk reduction...
  7. pmc Errors in administration of parenteral drugs in intensive care units: multinational prospective study
    Andreas Valentin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    BMJ 338:b814. 2009
    ..To assess on a multinational level the frequency, characteristics, contributing factors, and preventive measures of administration errors in parenteral medication in intensive care units...
  8. ncbi request reprint How safe is my intensive care unit? An overview of error causation and prevention
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical Intensive Care Unit, II Medical Department, KA Rudolfsftiftung, Juchgasse, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:697-702. 2007
    ..To link generic research on patient safety and the reliability of care to the specific context of the critically ill patient and the environment of the intensive care unit...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in intensive care: results from the multinational Sentinel Events Evaluation (SEE) study
    Andreas Valentin
    KA Rudolfstiftung, II Medical Department, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 32:1591-8. 2006
    ..To assess on a multinational level the prevalence and corresponding factors of selected unintended events that compromise patient safety (sentinel events) in intensive care units (ICUs)...
  10. doi request reprint Attitude is everything? The impact of workload, safety climate, and safety tools on medical errors: a study of intensive care units
    Johannes Steyrer
    Johannes Steyrer, PhD, is Director, Research Institute for Health Care Management and Health Care Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria E mail Michael Schiffinger, PhD, is Senior Research Fellow, Research Institute for Health Care Management and Health Care Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria Clemens Huber, PhD, MPharm, is Research Assistant, Research Institute for Health Care Management and Health Care Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria Andreas Valentin, MD, MBA, is Head of 2nd Medical Department for Intensive Care, General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, Austria Guido Strunk, PhD, is Founder of Complexity Research, Vienna, Austria, and Senior Researcher, Department of Business Administration and Economic Education, University of Technology, Dortmund, Germany
    Health Care Manage Rev 38:306-16. 2013
    ..This warrants a closer examination of the trade-off between production and protection posited in the literature for a high-risk hospital setting (intensive care)...
  11. doi request reprint Patient volume affects outcome in critically ill patients
    Barbara Metnitz
    Department of Medical Statistics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:34-40. 2009
    ..A positive relationship between patient volume and outcome has been demonstrated for a variety of clinical conditions and procedures, but the evidence is sparse for critically ill patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gender-related differences in intensive care: a multiple-center cohort study of therapeutic interventions and outcome in critically ill patients
    Andreas Valentin
    II Medical Department, KA Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    Crit Care Med 31:1901-7. 2003
    ..To determine whether gender-related differences exist in the provided level of care and outcome in a large cohort of critically ill patients...
  13. doi request reprint Approaches to decreasing medication and other care errors in the ICU
    Andreas Valentin
    General and Medical ICU, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    Curr Opin Crit Care 19:474-9. 2013
    ..The present review addresses strategies to decrease care errors in several domains of daily intensive care practice...
  14. doi request reprint Recommendations on therapy limitation and therapy discontinuation in intensive care units: Consensus Paper of the Austrian Associations of Intensive Care Medicine
    Andreas Valentin
    Second Medical Department, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Juchgasse 25, 1030, Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 34:771-6. 2008
  15. ncbi request reprint Stroke patients with atrial fibrillation have a worse prognosis than patients without: data from the Austrian Stroke registry
    Christina Steger
    II Med Department, Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    Eur Heart J 25:1734-40. 2004
    ..Whether stroke patients with AF also have a higher rate of medical complications is unknown. The aim of the study was to compare the in-hospital course of acute stroke patients with and without AF...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intracranial pressure monitoring and case mix-adjusted mortality in intracranial hemorrhage
    Andreas Valentin
    II Medical Department, University of Vienna, Austria
    Crit Care Med 31:1539-42. 2003
    ..Data demonstrating an improved outcome from this intervention are lacking. We analyzed standardized mortality ratios in patients with and without ICP monitoring to determine its efficacy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Apical ballooning (Takotsubo syndrome) in mitochondrial disorder during mechanical ventilation
    Josef Finsterer
    Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:859-63. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint [Patient safety--a newly discovered intensive care paradigm?]
    Andreas Valentin
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 116:63-6. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint [Intensive care medicine for the oldest old--progress or mistake?]
    Andreas Valentin
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:3-5. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint [Limiting or withholding treatment: the principal of "primum nihil nocere"]
    Andreas Valentin
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 118:309-11. 2006
  21. pmc Complicated infective endocarditis necessitating ICU admission: clinical course and prognosis
    Georg Karth
    Resident, Department of Cardiology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Crit Care 6:149-54. 2002
    ..To study incidence, clinical course and prognostic factors in patients admitted to medical intensive care units (ICUs) because of a complicated course of infective endocarditis...