Ari Leppanemi

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of abdominal compartment syndrome with subcutaneous anterior abdominal fasciotomy in severe acute pancreatitis
    Ari K Leppaniemi
    Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Haartmaninkatu 4, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    World J Surg 30:1922-4. 2006
  2. pmc World society of emergency surgery study group initiative on Timing of Acute Care Surgery classification (TACS)
    Yoram Kluger
    Department of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel
    World J Emerg Surg 8:17. 2013
  3. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
  4. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
  5. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
  6. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: preliminary data from the first three months of the CIAO Study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:15. 2012
  7. pmc Intra-abdominal hypertension and the abdominal compartment syndrome: updated consensus definitions and clinical practice guidelines from the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
    Andrew W Kirkpatrick
    The Departments of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine and Regional Trauma Services Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 2T9, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 39:1190-206. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of complex abdominal wall defects
    A Leppaniemi
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Surg 102:14-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Planned hernia repair and late abdominal wall reconstruction
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, P O Box 340, Helsinki, 00029 HUS, Finland
    World J Surg 36:511-5. 2012
  10. pmc Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections Observational European study (CIAO Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:40. 2011

Collaborators

  • Panu Mentula
  • E Tukiainen
  • Lauri E Handolin
  • Ville Pettila
  • Kimmo I Halonen
  • Marianne Udd
  • Marja Leena Kylanpaa
  • Leena Kylanpaa
  • Ari Leppaniemi
  • Massimo Sartelli
  • Luca Ansaloni
  • Fausto Catena
  • Cristian Tranà
  • Salomone Di Saverio
  • Ferdinando Agresta
  • Nereo Vettoretto
  • Boris Sakakushev
  • Gianluca Guercioni
  • Pierluigi Viale
  • Ari K Leppaniemi
  • Yoram Kluger
  • Jakub Kenig
  • Rafael Díaz-Nieto
  • Harry van Goor
  • A Leppaniemi
  • YunFeng Cui
  • Norio Sato
  • Boonying Siribumrungwong
  • Miklosh Bala
  • Gerson Alves Pereira Junior
  • Sanjay Marwah
  • Raul Coimbra
  • Federico Coccolini
  • Ihor Gerych
  • Goran Augustin
  • Damien Massalou
  • Walter Biffl
  • Kaoru Koike
  • Elia Poiasina
  • Elio Jovine
  • Matej Skrovina
  • Vladimir Khokha
  • Ernest Moore
  • Korhan Taviloglu
  • Carlo De Werra
  • Ernest E Moore
  • Renato Poggetti
  • Esko Kemppainen
  • Takayuki Irahara
  • Gustavo P Fraga
  • Rao Ivatury
  • Wagih Ghnnam
  • Andrew W Kirkpatrick
  • Tomohisa Shoko
  • Adamu Ahmed
  • Suk Kyung Hong
  • Zsolt J Balogh
  • Kiyoshi Murata
  • Kenneth Yuh Yen Kok
  • Jae Gil Lee
  • MARK MALANGONI
  • Tamer El Zalabany
  • Ashraf Abbas
  • Sanjay Gupta
  • Ricardo Alessandro Teixeira Gonsaga
  • Carlos Ordonez
  • Victor Kong
  • Alain Chichom Mefire
  • George Velmahos
  • Cino Bendinelli
  • Noel Naidoo
  • Alfredo Verni
  • Carlos Augusto Gomes
  • Kuo Ching Yuan
  • Koray Das
  • Offir Ben-Ishay
  • Renato Bessa de Melo
  • Roberto Bini
  • Orestis Ioannidis
  • Giorgio Vasquez
  • Cristian Mesina
  • Konstantinos Lasithiotakis
  • Stefano Rausei
  • Samir Delibegovic
  • Giorgio Giraudo
  • Marco Catani
  • Halil Alis
  • Ludwig Ney
  • Jorge Pereira
  • Andras Vereczkei

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of abdominal compartment syndrome with subcutaneous anterior abdominal fasciotomy in severe acute pancreatitis
    Ari K Leppaniemi
    Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Haartmaninkatu 4, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    World J Surg 30:1922-4. 2006
    ..Managing the abdominal compartment syndrome associated with severe acute pancreatitis by the open abdomen method is associated with considerable morbidity and resource utilization...
  2. pmc World society of emergency surgery study group initiative on Timing of Acute Care Surgery classification (TACS)
    Yoram Kluger
    Department of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel
    World J Emerg Surg 8:17. 2013
    ..Standardizing timing of interventions in surgical emergencies will promote clinical investigation as well as a commitment by administrative authorities to proper operating theater provision for acute care surgery...
  3. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
    ..The 2013 update of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) guidelines for the management of intra-abdominal infections contains evidence-based recommendations for management of patients with intra-abdominal infections...
  4. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
    ..7%) patients.The overall mortality rate was 10.1% (71/702). The final results of the CIAOW Study will be published following the conclusion of the study period in March 2013...
  5. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: preliminary data from the first three months of the CIAO Study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:15. 2012
    ..White Blood Cell counts (WBCs) greater than 12,000 or less than 4,000 and core body temperatures exceeding 38°C or less than 36°C by the third post-operative day were statistically significant indicators of patient mortality...
  7. pmc Intra-abdominal hypertension and the abdominal compartment syndrome: updated consensus definitions and clinical practice guidelines from the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
    Andrew W Kirkpatrick
    The Departments of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine and Regional Trauma Services Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 2T9, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 39:1190-206. 2013
    ..To update the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (WSACS) consensus definitions and management statements relating to intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) and the abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of complex abdominal wall defects
    A Leppaniemi
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Surg 102:14-9. 2013
    ..In large defects with grafted skin, a free TFL flap is the best option, sometimes reinforced with a mesh and enhanced with components separation...
  9. doi request reprint Planned hernia repair and late abdominal wall reconstruction
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, P O Box 340, Helsinki, 00029 HUS, Finland
    World J Surg 36:511-5. 2012
    ..Whatever technique is used, the repair of complex abdominal wall defects requires close collaboration with plastic and abdominal surgeons, which is best managed in specialized centers...
  10. pmc Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections Observational European study (CIAO Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:40. 2011
    ..The CIAO study is a multicenter, observational study and will be carried out in various surgical departments throughout Europe. The study will include patients undergoing surgery or interventional drainage for complicated IAI...
  11. pmc WSES consensus conference: Guidelines for first-line management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:2. 2011
    ..This document represents the executive summary of the final guidelines approved by the consensus conference...
  12. pmc The role of pre-hospital blood gas analysis in trauma resuscitation
    Milla Jousi
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, PL 340, FIN 00029 HUS, Finland
    World J Emerg Surg 5:10. 2010
    ....
  13. pmc WSES SM (World Society of Emergency Surgery Summer Meeting) highlights: emergency surgery around the world (Brazil, Finland, USA)
    Renato Poggetti
    General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery DPT St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 4:11. 2009
    ..Brazil, Finland and US emergency surgery models are presented discussing all criticisms showed during the WSES Summer Meeting 2008...
  14. pmc Guidelenines in the management of obstructing cancer of the left colon: consensus conference of the world society of emergency surgery (WSES) and peritoneum and surgery (PnS) society
    Luca Ansaloni
    1st Unit of General Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 5:29. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  15. pmc APCAP--activated protein C in acute pancreatitis: a double-blind randomized human pilot trial
    Ville Pettila
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 2, Helsinki 00029, Finland
    Crit Care 14:R139. 2010
    ..We, therefore, evaluated its effect on multiple organ dysfunction (MOD) measured by the SOFA (Sequential Organ Failure Assessment) and on organ-failure-free days, and the safety of APC in SAP...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in the surgical management of necrotizing pancreatitis
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Curr Opin Crit Care 11:349-52. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Surgery in the air--evacuating Finnish tsunami victims from Thailand
    A Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Surg 94:5-8. 2005
    ..Cavitary surgery would require additional equipment and resources...
  18. ncbi request reprint Current status and future options for trauma and emergency surgery in Europe
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, Helsinki University, Helsinki, Finland
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 14:5-9. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Abdominal war wounds--experiences from Red Cross field hospitals
    Ari K Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Haartmaninkatu 4, Helsinki, Finland
    World J Surg 29:S67-71. 2005
    ..Perhaps, in mass casualty situations these patients should be recognized during triage or at least early during operation, and aggressive surgery should be replaced with adequate expectant management with sedation and analgesics...
  20. ncbi request reprint Occult diaphragmatic injuries caused by stab wounds
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Trauma 55:646-50. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the incidence of occult diaphragmatic injuries caused by stab wounds of the lower chest and upper abdomen, and to examine the natural history and consequences of missed diaphragmatic injuries...
  21. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic laparoscopy in abdominal stab wounds: a prospective, randomized study
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Trauma 55:636-45. 2003
    ..The potential benefits of diagnostic laparoscopy by incorporating it into the routine diagnostic workup of patients with anterior abdominal stab wounds was evaluated in a two-layer, randomized study...
  22. doi request reprint Severe hepatic trauma: nonoperative management, definitive repair, or damage control surgery?
    Ari K Leppaniemi
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Meilahti, Haartmaninkatu 4, PO Box 340, 00029, HUS, Finland
    World J Surg 35:2643-9. 2011
    ..The present study analyzes the criteria for choosing between nonoperative management and early surgery, and definitive repair versus damage control strategy during early surgery...
  23. ncbi request reprint Trauma systems in Europe
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Curr Opin Crit Care 11:576-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review is to evaluate the current state and recent developments of trauma systems in Europe...
  24. ncbi request reprint Subcutaneous linea alba fasciotomy, does it really work?
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Am Surg 77:99-102. 2011
    ..It is concluded that SLAF is a safe decompressive technique in SAP-related abdominal compartment syndrome. The initial effect is sufficient in about half of the patients. A completion midline laparostomy is required in the nonresponders...
  25. pmc Transverse laparostomy is feasible and effective in the treatment of abdominal compartment syndrome in severe acute pancreatitis
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    World J Emerg Surg 3:6. 2008
    ..Subcutaneous fasciotomy may be effective in early and less severe cases of ACS but it is always accompanied with a ventral hernia...
  26. pmc Surgical management of abdominal compartment syndrome; indications and techniques
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:17. 2009
    ..Because of the significant morbidity associated with surgical decompression and the management of the ensuing open abdomen, more research is needed to better define the appropriate indications and techniques for surgical intervention...
  27. doi request reprint Surgical decompression for abdominal compartment syndrome in severe acute pancreatitis
    Panu Mentula
    Department of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 340, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Arch Surg 145:764-9. 2010
    ..In patients with severe acute pancreatitis and abdominal compartment syndrome, establishment of the indications and optimal time for surgical decompression may avoid exacerbation of multiple-organ dysfunction syndrome...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Medical preparedness for emergencies]
    Eero Hirvensalo
    HUS, Kirugian Toimiala Töölön Sairaala ja Kirurgien Sairaala
    Duodecim 121:1608-9. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of bleeding pseudoaneurysms in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    Marianne Udd
    Department of Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, University of Helsinki, Haartmaninkatu 4, P O Box 340, 00029, HUS, Finland
    World J Surg 31:504-10. 2007
    ..Angioembolization is an attractive alternative to often complex operative management, and its feasibility was assessed in a retrospective analysis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term health-related quality of life in survivors of severe acute pancreatitis
    Kimmo I Halonen
    Department of Gastroenterological and General Surgery, Meilahti Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 340, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Intensive Care Med 29:782-6. 2003
    ..To evaluate the health-related quality of life (HRQL) and postdischarge outcome after severe acute pancreatitis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Surgical education and the residency program in Finland
    Ari Leppaniemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Helsinki, Finland
    J Trauma 57:656-9. 2004