Jacob Steinmetz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of deaths related to anesthesia in the period 1996-2004 from closed claims registered by the Danish Patient Insurance Association
    Lars Dahlgaard Hove
    Department of Anesthesiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 106:675-80. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Is postoperative cognitive dysfunction a risk factor for dementia? A cohort follow-up study
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Center of Head and Orthopaedics, HOC 4231, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Anaesth 110:i92-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome P450 polymorphism and postoperative cognitive dysfunction
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Minerva Anestesiol 78:303-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term prognosis for patients with COPD treated in the prehospital setting: Is it influenced by hospital admission?
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Chest 130:676-80. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Depth of anaesthesia and post-operative cognitive dysfunction
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 54:162-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term consequences of postoperative cognitive dysfunction
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Center of Head and Orthopedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 110:548-55. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive deterioration after surgery]
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Anaestesi og Operationsklinikken, HovedOrtoCentret 4231, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:4032-4. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint [Anaesthesiological considerations in damage control surgery]
    Jacob Steinmetz
    TraumeCenter og Akutmodtagelse, Rigshospitalet, 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 173:1276-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Improved survival after an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest using new guidelines
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 52:908-13. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality differences in postoperative sleep between propofol-remifentanil and sevoflurane anesthesia in infants
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopedics 4231, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Anesth Analg 104:779-83. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Analysis of deaths related to anesthesia in the period 1996-2004 from closed claims registered by the Danish Patient Insurance Association
    Lars Dahlgaard Hove
    Department of Anesthesiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 106:675-80. 2007
    ..In Denmark, the specialty anesthesiology encompasses emergency medicine, chronic and acute pain medicine, anesthetic procedures, perioperative care medicine, and intensive care medicine...
  2. doi request reprint Is postoperative cognitive dysfunction a risk factor for dementia? A cohort follow-up study
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Center of Head and Orthopaedics, HOC 4231, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Anaesth 110:i92-7. 2013
    ..An association between POCD and the development of dementia has been suspected. In this study, we assessed if POCD was a risk factor for the occurrence of dementia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome P450 polymorphism and postoperative cognitive dysfunction
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Minerva Anestesiol 78:303-9. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess the possible association between POCD after propofol anesthesia and various phenotypes owing to polymorphisms in cytochrome P450 encoding genes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term prognosis for patients with COPD treated in the prehospital setting: Is it influenced by hospital admission?
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Chest 130:676-80. 2006
    ..We specifically sought to examine whether mortality was different among patients released before hospital admission and those admitted to the hospital...
  5. ncbi request reprint Depth of anaesthesia and post-operative cognitive dysfunction
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 54:162-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to assess the possible effect of the level of anaesthesia on post-operative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) 1 week after surgery, as assessed by a neuropsychological test battery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term consequences of postoperative cognitive dysfunction
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Center of Head and Orthopedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 110:548-55. 2009
    ..Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is common in elderly patients after noncardiac surgery, but the consequences are unknown. The authors' aim was to determine the effects of POCD on long-term prognosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive deterioration after surgery]
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Anaestesi og Operationsklinikken, HovedOrtoCentret 4231, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:4032-4. 2008
    ..Mortality is higher among patients with cognitive dysfunction than among patients without such dysfunction...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Anaesthesiological considerations in damage control surgery]
    Jacob Steinmetz
    TraumeCenter og Akutmodtagelse, Rigshospitalet, 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 173:1276-9. 2011
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  9. ncbi request reprint Improved survival after an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest using new guidelines
    J Steinmetz
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 52:908-13. 2008
    ..An out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is associated with a poor prognosis. We hypothesized that the implementations of 2005 European Resuscitation Council resuscitation guidelines were associated with improved 30-day survival after OHCA...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality differences in postoperative sleep between propofol-remifentanil and sevoflurane anesthesia in infants
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopedics 4231, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Anesth Analg 104:779-83. 2007
    ..In the present study we focus on postoperative sleep disturbances, which we hypothesized would be more common after sevoflurane anesthesia than propofol-remifentanil anesthesia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic differences between propofol-remifentanil and sevoflurane anesthesia for repair of cleft lip and palate in infants
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Department of Anesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:32-7. 2007
    ..We aimed at comparing the hemodynamic effects of propofol-remifentanil vs sevoflurane-fentanyl anesthesia. In addition, we sought to investigate recovery and whether remifentanil induced acute opioid tolerance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pre-hospital diagnosis and transfer of patients with acute myocardial infarction--a decade long experience from one of Europe's largest STEMI networks
    Peter Clemmensen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    J Electrocardiol 46:546-52. 2013
    ..These organizational changes are likely to contribute to the improved mortality rate for STEMI patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia for the patient with dementia
    Kamilia S Funder
    Department of Anesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    J Alzheimers Dis 22:129-34. 2010
    ..This review reflects on both general considerations concerning geriatric patients but also on the specific features of perioperatively used drugs and anesthetics that might have an impact on patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues of postoperative cognitive dysfunction research
    Kamilia S Funder
    Center of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 14:119-22. 2010
    ..Issues, such as baseline performance, learning effects, and the interval between test sessions, also influence test results and must be considered when designing and interpreting POCD data...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Detection of postoperative cognitive dysfunction]
    Kamilia S Funder
    Anaestesi og Operationsklinikken, HOC 4231, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:449-52. 2010
    ..Aspects like baseline performance, practice effects and time interval between test sessions all influence the assessment of cognitive function...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of the severity of trauma on early retirement
    Michael Bilde Kuhlman
    Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Trauma Center, 3193, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100, København Ø, Denmark Electronic address
    Injury 45:618-23. 2014
    ..To assess the association between Injury Severity Score (ISS) and subsequent risk of early retirement...
  17. ncbi request reprint A helicopter emergency medical service may allow faster access to highly specialised care
    Monika Afzali
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Rigshospitalet
    Dan Med J 60:A4647. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe activity and possible beneficial effect of a physician-staffed helicopter in a one-year trial period in eastern Denmark...
  18. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a physician-staffed helicopter: impact on time to primary PCI
    Rasmus Hesselfeldt
    Departments of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, and Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    EuroIntervention 9:477-83. 2013
    ..This study aimed to compare air (AIR) and ground transport (GRD) of STEMI patients bound for primary percutaneous coronary intervention (pPCI)...
  19. doi request reprint Is air transport of stroke patients faster than ground transport? A prospective controlled observational study
    Rasmus Hesselfeldt
    Department of Anaesthesia, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Emerg Med J 31:268-72. 2014
    ..Helicopters are widely used for interhospital transfers of stroke patients, but the benefit is sparsely documented. We hypothesised that helicopter transport would reduce system delay to thrombolytic treatment at the regional stroke centre...
  20. doi request reprint Anaesthesia for the patient with dementia undergoing outpatient surgery
    Kamilia S Funder
    Department of Anaesthesia, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:712-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this article is to highlight some of the most important perioperative issues relating to demented patients, both regarding anaesthesia and other aspects that should be considered to ensure a quick and uncomplicated recovery...
  21. doi request reprint In-hospital mortality pattern of severely injured children
    Hien Quoc Do
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Injury 43:2060-4. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the mortality pattern of severely injured children admitted to a Danish level I trauma centre...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Penetrating trauma treated by the Medical Emergency Care Unit in Copenhagen]
    John Asger Petersen
    Rigshospitalet, HovedOrtoCentret, Anaestesi og Operationsklinikken, og KøbenhavnsUniversitet, Institut for Folkesundhedsvidenskab, Biostatistisk Afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 171:2982-5. 2009
    ..This study describes the incidence and characteristics of penetrating trauma treated by the Medical Emergency Care Unit in Copenhagen (MECU) from 2000 to 2007...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Prehospital treatment of severely injured patients with focus on damage control-surgery]
    Anne Marie Sørensen
    TraumeCenter og Akut Modtagelse 3193, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 173:1264-7. 2011
    ..On occasion, lifesaving procedures could be performed during transport to the hospital...
  24. doi request reprint On-scene time and outcome after penetrating trauma: an observational study
    Kamilia S Funder
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, 4231, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen DK 2100, Denmark
    Emerg Med J 28:797-801. 2011
    ..It was hypothesised that a longer on-scene time could predict a higher mortality after penetrating torso trauma...
  25. doi request reprint Effect of prehospital ultrasound on clinical outcomes of non-trauma patients--a systematic review
    Søren Steemann Rudolph
    The Emergency Medical Services in Copenhagen, Denmark Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Department of Anaesthesia, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Electronic address
    Resuscitation 85:21-30. 2014
    ..Advances in technology have made prehospital ultrasound (US) examination available. Whether US in the prehospital setting can lead to improvement in clinical outcomes is yet unclear...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prehospital guidelines for use of hypertonic saline are not followed systematically
    Julie Hejselbaek
    Department of Anaesthesia, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    Dan Med J 59:A4417. 2012
    ..HS has, however, rarely been used and we sought to identify barriers to its implementation...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Mechanical cardiac massage]
    Pil Højgaard Christensen
    Rigshospitalet, HovedOrtoCentret 4231, Anaestesi og Operationsklinikken, Akutlaegebilen København
    Ugeskr Laeger 171:2463-5. 2009
    ..Future randomized trials are crucial...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Under-triage]
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:2356; author reply 2358. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint Postoperative cognitive dysfunction in patients with preoperative cognitive impairment: which domains are most vulnerable?
    Jeffrey H Silverstein
    Departments of Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10027 6574, USA
    Anesthesiology 106:431-5. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Hypoglycaemia in patients with diabetes: do they prefer prehospital treatment or admission to hospital?
    Jacob Steinmetz
    Eur J Emerg Med 13:319-20. 2006