N Brusselaers

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc The rising problem of antimicrobial resistance in the intensive care unit
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Psychosomatic Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Ann Intensive Care 1:47. 2011
  2. doi Burns, inhalation injury and ventilator-associated pneumonia: value of routine surveillance cultures
    Nele Brusselaers
    General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Burns 38:364-70. 2012
  3. ncbi The consensus of the surgical treatment of burn injuries in Belgium
    N Brusselaers
    Plastische Heelkunde en Brandwondencentrum, UZ Gent, Belgie
    Acta Chir Belg 108:645-50. 2008
  4. doi Burn scar assessment: A systematic review of objective scar assessment tools
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Burns 36:1157-64. 2010
  5. doi Burn scar assessment: a systematic review of different scar scales
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Psychosomatic Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Surg Res 164:e115-23. 2010
  6. pmc Severe burn injury in Europe: a systematic review of the incidence, etiology, morbidity, and mortality
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Psychosomatic Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Crit Care 14:R188. 2010
  7. doi Evaluation of mortality following severe burns injury in Hungary: external validation of a prediction model developed on Belgian burn data
    N Brusselaers
    Dept of Plastic Surgery and Burn Unit, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent, Belgium
    Burns 35:1009-14. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc The rising problem of antimicrobial resistance in the intensive care unit
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Psychosomatic Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Ann Intensive Care 1:47. 2011
    ..Constant evaluation of current practice on basis of trends in MDR and antibiotic consumption patterns is essential to make progress in this problematic matter...
  2. doi Burns, inhalation injury and ventilator-associated pneumonia: value of routine surveillance cultures
    Nele Brusselaers
    General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Burns 38:364-70. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the incidence of VAP in burn patients with inhalation injury, and the benefit of routine surveillance cultures to predict multidrug resistant (MDR) pathogens...
  3. ncbi The consensus of the surgical treatment of burn injuries in Belgium
    N Brusselaers
    Plastische Heelkunde en Brandwondencentrum, UZ Gent, Belgie
    Acta Chir Belg 108:645-50. 2008
    ..The writing of this consensus required intense communication on the different therapeutic modalities, as well as an increased exchange of experiences, which could lead to an improvement in the quality of burn treatment in Belgium...
  4. doi Burn scar assessment: A systematic review of objective scar assessment tools
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Burns 36:1157-64. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to review which tools can be used in objective burn scar assessment...
  5. doi Burn scar assessment: a systematic review of different scar scales
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Psychosomatic Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Surg Res 164:e115-23. 2010
    ..Yet, there is still no consensus about the optimal scale or tool to assess the characteristics and evolution. Our aim was to evaluate the clinical importance of scar scales specifically developed for burn scars...
  6. pmc Severe burn injury in Europe: a systematic review of the incidence, etiology, morbidity, and mortality
    Nele Brusselaers
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Psychosomatic Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Crit Care 14:R188. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the European hospitalized population with severe burn injury, including the incidence, etiology, risk factors, mortality, and causes of death...
  7. doi Evaluation of mortality following severe burns injury in Hungary: external validation of a prediction model developed on Belgian burn data
    N Brusselaers
    Dept of Plastic Surgery and Burn Unit, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent, Belgium
    Burns 35:1009-14. 2009
    ..To evaluate mortality in a group of Hungarian burn patients and, as such, to perform an external validation of a prediction model developed on Belgian burn data by which the mortality appraisal was executed...