W Voelckel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Innsbruck
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Optimizing bag-valve-mask ventilation with a new mouth-to-bag resuscitator
    Horst G Wagner-Berger
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, Innsbruck A6020, Austria
    Resuscitation 56:191-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Signs of inflammation after sciatic nerve block in pigs
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 101:1844-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Is one drug enough? Arginine vasopressin in pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Dept of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 52:157-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of active compression-decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation with the inspiratory threshold valve in a young porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Pediatr Res 51:523-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of hemorrhagic shock. New therapy options]
    W G Voelckel
    Universitätsklinik für Anästhesiologie und Allgemeine Intensivmedizin, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck
    Anaesthesist 53:1151-67. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of small-dose dopamine on mesenteric blood flow and renal function in a pig model of cardiopulmonary resuscitation with vasopressin
    W G Voelckel
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 89:1430-6. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Temporary extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the treatment of acute traumatic lung injury
    W Voelckel
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Can J Anaesth 45:1097-102. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Beating heart axillocoronary bypass for management of the untouchable ascending aorta in coronary artery bypass grafting
    J Bonatti
    Innsbruck University Hospital, University Clinic of Surgery Cardiac Surgery, Austria
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:S18-23. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint [Analgesia with remifentanil in spontaneously breathing patients undergoing brief but painful radiological procedures]
    B Moser
    Univ Klinik für Anästhesie und Allgemeine Intensivmedizin, Medizinische Universitat, Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Anaesthesist 54:1089-93. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The axillocoronary bypass. Blood flow and short-term graft histology in a porcine model
    J Bonatti
    Departments of Surgery Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 43:625-31. 2002

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Optimizing bag-valve-mask ventilation with a new mouth-to-bag resuscitator
    Horst G Wagner-Berger
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, Innsbruck A6020, Austria
    Resuscitation 56:191-8. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Signs of inflammation after sciatic nerve block in pigs
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 101:1844-6. 2005
    ..3 and 0.5 mA (P = 0.03). In conclusion, the current required to elicit a motor response, the position of the needle tip, and the subsequent likelihood of nerve damage merit further evaluation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is one drug enough? Arginine vasopressin in pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Dept of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 52:157-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of active compression-decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation with the inspiratory threshold valve in a young porcine model of cardiac arrest
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Pediatr Res 51:523-7. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the combination of ACD + ITV CPR significantly increased both coronary perfusion pressure and vital organ blood flow after prolonged standard CPR in this young porcine model of ventricular fibrillation...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of hemorrhagic shock. New therapy options]
    W G Voelckel
    Universitätsklinik für Anästhesiologie und Allgemeine Intensivmedizin, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck
    Anaesthesist 53:1151-67. 2004
    ..Finally, the ultimate vision of trauma resuscitation is the concept of "suspended animation" as a form of delayed resuscitation after protection of vital organ systems...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of small-dose dopamine on mesenteric blood flow and renal function in a pig model of cardiopulmonary resuscitation with vasopressin
    W G Voelckel
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 89:1430-6. 1999
    ..1 at 0 min and P = 0.08 at 360 min). We conclude that small-dose dopamine administration may be useful in improving superior mesenteric artery blood flow and renal function after successful resuscitation with vasopressin...
  7. ncbi request reprint Temporary extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the treatment of acute traumatic lung injury
    W Voelckel
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Can J Anaesth 45:1097-102. 1998
    ..To report two cases of acute life-threatening traumatic lung injury, who required temporary extracorporeal veno-venous membrane oxygenation (ECMO), and airlifting to a level I trauma centre...
  8. ncbi request reprint Beating heart axillocoronary bypass for management of the untouchable ascending aorta in coronary artery bypass grafting
    J Bonatti
    Innsbruck University Hospital, University Clinic of Surgery Cardiac Surgery, Austria
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:S18-23. 1999
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Analgesia with remifentanil in spontaneously breathing patients undergoing brief but painful radiological procedures]
    B Moser
    Univ Klinik für Anästhesie und Allgemeine Intensivmedizin, Medizinische Universitat, Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Anaesthesist 54:1089-93. 2005
    ..Percutaneous transhepatic biliary drainage (PTBD) and stenting are very painful procedures in interventional radiology and require potent analgesia; employing remifentanil in spontaneously breathing patients may be one possible strategy...
  10. ncbi request reprint The axillocoronary bypass. Blood flow and short-term graft histology in a porcine model
    J Bonatti
    Departments of Surgery Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 43:625-31. 2002
    ..As basic data research on this technique is scanty, we investigated intraoperative function and postoperative morphology of axillocoronary bypass grafts in a porcine model...
  11. ncbi request reprint One night in a snowbank: a case report of severe hypothermia and cardiac arrest
    B Moser
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 65:365-8. 2005
    ..Frostbite was limited to both hands and all toes only; although the entire upper and lower extremity appeared to be deeply frozen on admission, amputation of both hands was inevitable and resulted in permanent disability...
  12. ncbi request reprint Unexpected return of cardiac action after termination of cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    W Voelckel
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 32:27-9. 1996
    ..The underlying reason might be unexpected and unrecognized hyperkalemia, which was diminished by administration of sodium bicarbonate, even under the conditions of cardiocirculatory arrest...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of an inspiratory impedance threshold valve during cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a progress report
    K Lurie
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Resuscitation 44:219-30. 2000
    ..The potential long-term benefits of this new valve remain under investigation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of face mask ventilation in apneic patients with a resuscitation ventilator in comparison with a bag-valve-mask
    Achim von Goedecke
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Emerg Med 30:63-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that the resuscitation ventilator is at least as effective as traditional bag-valve-mask or face mask resuscitation in this population of very controlled elective surgery patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mechanical versus manual ventilation via a face mask during the induction of anesthesia: a prospective, randomized, crossover study
    Achim von Goedecke
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 98:260-3, table of contents. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Treatment of uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock after liver trauma: fatal effects of fluid resuscitation versus improved outcome after vasopressin
    Claus Raedler
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 98:1759-66, table of contents. 2004
    ..01). We conclude that vasopressin, but not saline placebo or fluid resuscitation, significantly improves short-term survival during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock...
  17. ncbi request reprint Successful resuscitation of a traumatic cardiac arrest victim in hemorrhagic shock with vasopressin: a case report and brief review of the literature
    Thorsten Haas
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Trauma 57:177-9. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Developing a strategy to improve ventilation in an unprotected airway with a modified mouth-to-bag resuscitator in apneic patients
    Achim von Goedecke
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 99:1516-20; table of contents. 2004
    ....
  19. pmc Vasopressin improves survival in a porcine model of abdominal vascular injury
    Karl H Stadlbauer
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care 11:R81. 2007
    ..We sought to determine and compare the effects of vasopressin, fluid resuscitation and saline placebo on haemodynamic variables and short-term survival in an abdominal vascular injury model with uncontrolled haemorrhagic shock in pigs...
  20. ncbi request reprint An observational study of vasopressin infusion during uncontrolled haemorrhagic shock in a porcine trauma model: Effects on bowel function
    Karl H Stadlbauer
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 72:145-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, in this small observational study of uncontrolled porcine haemorrhagic shock, a resuscitation strategy that included high dose vasopressin was associated with transient diarrhoea and good long term survival...
  21. ncbi request reprint Vasopressin during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock: less bleeding below the diaphragm, more perfusion above
    Karl H Stadlbauer
    Anesth Analg 101:830-2. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint A pilot study to evaluate the SMART BAG: a new pressure-responsive, gas-flow limiting bag-valve-mask device
    Horst G Wagner-Berger
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 97:1686-9. 2003
    ..It is designed for use by all levels of health care professionals and has been proven in a clinical pilot study to effectively ventilate patients in respiratory arrest...
  23. ncbi request reprint Managing hemorrhagic shock: fluids on the way out--drugs on the way in?
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Crit Care Med 31:2552-3. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the cardiac versus thoracic pump mechanism during cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Thorsten Haas
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 58:113-6. 2003
    ..This observation suggests that the thoracic pump mechanism may have been the predominant mechanism of forward blood flow in the present case of a pericardial tamponade...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of epinephrine and vasopressin in a piglet model of prolonged ventricular fibrillation and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Cente, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:957-62. 2002
    ..Accordingly, this study was designed to differentiate whether the inferior effects of vasopressin in pediatrics were caused by the type of cardiac arrest...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of decreasing inspiratory flow rate during simulated basic life support ventilation of a cardiac arrest patient on lung and stomach tidal volumes
    Angelika Stallinger
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 54:167-73. 2002
    ..Limited flow ventilation using the resuscitator decreased stomach inflation, although lung tidal volumes were comparable between groups...
  27. ncbi request reprint Combination drug therapy with vasopressin, adrenaline (epinephrine) and nitroglycerin improves vital organ blood flow in a porcine model of ventricular fibrillation
    Keith G Lurie
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Resuscitation 54:187-94. 2002
    ..Addition of nitroglycerin to the combination of low dose epinephrine with vasopressin during cardiac arrest may be beneficial...
  28. ncbi request reprint Vasopressor response in a porcine model of hypothermic cardiac arrest is improved with active compression-decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation using the inspiratory impedance threshold valve
    Claus Raedler
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 95:1496-502, table of contents. 2002
    ..Moreover, after the administration of vasopressin, coronary perfusion pressure was significantly higher during ACD + ITV CPR, but not during STD CPR...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of vasopressin on adrenal gland regional perfusion during experimental cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Anette C Krismer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Leopold Franzens University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 56:223-8. 2003
    ..This study was designed to assess regional adrenal gland perfusion in the medulla and cortex during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and after administration of adrenaline (epinephrine) versus vasopressin versus saline placebo...
  30. ncbi request reprint Vasopressin, but not fluid resuscitation, enhances survival in a liver trauma model with uncontrolled and otherwise lethal hemorrhagic shock in pigs
    Karl H Stadlbauer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesthesiology 98:699-704. 2003
    ..The authors compared the effects of vasopressin fluid resuscitation on survival in a liver trauma model with uncontrolled and otherwise lethal hemorrhagic shock in pigs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Arginine vasopressin, but not epinephrine, improves survival in uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock after liver trauma in pigs
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Crit Care Med 31:1160-5. 2003
    ..epinephrine vs. saline placebo on hemodynamic variables, regional blood flow, and short-term survival in an animal model of uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock and delayed fluid resuscitation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and effects of transcutaneous phrenic nerve stimulation combined with an inspiratory impedance threshold in a pig model of hemorrhagic shock
    Nemer Samniah
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota Medical School, MMC 508, AHC, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:1197-202. 2003
    ..Accordingly, the purpose of this study was to assess the feasibility of transcutaneous phrenic nerve stimulation, used in conjunction with an inspiratory impedance threshold, on hemodynamic variables during hemorrhagic shock...
  33. ncbi request reprint Decreasing peak flow rate with a new bag-valve-mask device: effects on respiratory mechanics, and gas distribution in a bench model of an unprotected airway
    Horst G Wagner-Berger
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Resuscitation 57:193-9. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Survival with full neurologic recovery after prolonged cardiopulmonary resuscitation with a combination of vasopressin and epinephrine in pigs
    Karl H Stadlbauer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 96:1743-9, table of contents. 2003
    ..In conclusion, in this porcine model of prolonged CPR, repeated vasopressin/epinephrine administration, but not epinephrine or saline placebo alone, ensured long-term survival with full neurologic recovery...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effects of nifedipine on ventricular fibrillation mean frequency in a porcine model of prolonged cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Karl H Stadlbauer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Anesth Analg 97:226-30, table of contents. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Inspiratory impedance threshold device effects on hypotension in heat-stroked swine
    Wolfgang G Voelckel
    Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:743-8. 2008
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hypotension in pigs with an inspiratory impedance threshold device: a feasibility study
    Keith G Lurie
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Center at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1555-62. 2004
    ..An inspiratory impedance threshold device was evaluated in spontaneously breathing animals with hypotension to determine whether it could help improve systemic arterial pressures when fluid replacement was not immediately available...
  38. ncbi request reprint Endogenous vasopressin and copeptin response in multiple trauma patients
    Isabella Westermann
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Shock 28:644-649. 2007
    ..In ICU patients, AVP decreased to moderately elevated levels within 24 h after ED admission...