Markus B Skrifvars

Summary

Affiliation: University of Helsinki
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of Helsinki and European Resuscitation Council "do not attempt to resuscitate" guidelines, and a termination of resuscitation clinical prediction rule for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients found in asystole or pulseless electrical activit
    M B Skrifvars
    Department of Intensive Care, Liverpool Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Resuscitation 81:679-84. 2010
  2. pmc Incidence, predisposing factors, management and survival following cardiac arrest due to subarachnoid haemorrhage: a review of the literature
    Markus B Skrifvars
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:75. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Prearrest signs of shock and respiratory insufficiency in out-of-hospital cardiac arrests witnessed by crew of the emergency medical service
    Markus B Skrifvars
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 340, FIN 00029 HUS, Finland
    Am J Emerg Med 27:440-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Predictive power of serum NSE and OHCA score regarding 6-month neurologic outcome after out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation and therapeutic hypothermia
    Tuomas Oksanen
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Finland
    Resuscitation 80:165-70. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Adherence to resuscitation guidelines during prehospital care of cardiac arrest patients
    Hetti Kirves
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Emerg Med 14:75-81. 2007
  6. pmc Factors correlating with delayed trauma center admission following traumatic brain injury
    Rahul Raj
    Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:67. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Arterial blood gas tensions after resuscitation from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: associations with long-term neurologic outcome
    Jukka Vaahersalo
    1Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland 2Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland 3Department of Intensive Care, North Karelia Central Hospital, Joensuu, Finland 4Centre for Prehospital Emergency Care, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland 5Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Crit Care Med 42:1463-70. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Validation of the revised injury severity classification score in patients with moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury
    Rahul Raj
    Department of Neurosurgery, Toolo Hospital, Helsinki University Hospital, Topeliuksenkatu 5, PB 266, FI 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Injury 46:86-93. 2015
  9. pmc Acute alcohol intoxication and long-term outcome in patients with traumatic brain injury
    Rahul Raj
    1 Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Neurotrauma 32:95-100. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Predicting outcome in traumatic brain injury: development of a novel computerized tomography classification system (Helsinki computerized tomography score)
    Rahul Raj
    Departments of Neurosurgery and Intensive Care, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosurgery 75:632-46; discussion 646-7. 2014

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of Helsinki and European Resuscitation Council "do not attempt to resuscitate" guidelines, and a termination of resuscitation clinical prediction rule for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients found in asystole or pulseless electrical activit
    M B Skrifvars
    Department of Intensive Care, Liverpool Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Resuscitation 81:679-84. 2010
    ..We compared these guidelines and the rule using a large Scandinavian dataset...
  2. pmc Incidence, predisposing factors, management and survival following cardiac arrest due to subarachnoid haemorrhage: a review of the literature
    Markus B Skrifvars
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:75. 2012
    ..In addition it is unclear whether cardiopulmonary resuscitation [CPR] and post-resuscitation care management differs, and to what extent this will lead to meaningful survival following cardiac arrest [CA] due to SAH...
  3. doi request reprint Prearrest signs of shock and respiratory insufficiency in out-of-hospital cardiac arrests witnessed by crew of the emergency medical service
    Markus B Skrifvars
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 340, FIN 00029 HUS, Finland
    Am J Emerg Med 27:440-8. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to determine whether prearrest shock and respiratory insufficiency influence outcome in patients with emergency medical service-witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  4. doi request reprint Predictive power of serum NSE and OHCA score regarding 6-month neurologic outcome after out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation and therapeutic hypothermia
    Tuomas Oksanen
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Finland
    Resuscitation 80:165-70. 2009
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  5. ncbi request reprint Adherence to resuscitation guidelines during prehospital care of cardiac arrest patients
    Hetti Kirves
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Emerg Med 14:75-81. 2007
    ..This study describes adherence to the resuscitation guidelines, factors associated with poor adherence and possible impact of prehospital postresuscitation care on the outcome of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  6. pmc Factors correlating with delayed trauma center admission following traumatic brain injury
    Rahul Raj
    Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:67. 2013
    ..We investigated factors associated with delayed admission to a hospital with neurosurgical expertise in a cohort of TBI patients in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  7. doi request reprint Arterial blood gas tensions after resuscitation from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: associations with long-term neurologic outcome
    Jukka Vaahersalo
    1Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland 2Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland 3Department of Intensive Care, North Karelia Central Hospital, Joensuu, Finland 4Centre for Prehospital Emergency Care, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland 5Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Crit Care Med 42:1463-70. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess whether mean and time-weighted oxygen and carbon dioxide levels during the first 24 hours of postcardiac arrest care correlate with 12-month neurologic outcome...
  8. doi request reprint Validation of the revised injury severity classification score in patients with moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury
    Rahul Raj
    Department of Neurosurgery, Toolo Hospital, Helsinki University Hospital, Topeliuksenkatu 5, PB 266, FI 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Injury 46:86-93. 2015
    ..Accordingly, we assessed the validity of the RISC score in TBI patients by internal and external validation analyses...
  9. pmc Acute alcohol intoxication and long-term outcome in patients with traumatic brain injury
    Rahul Raj
    1 Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Neurotrauma 32:95-100. 2015
    ..The role of alcohol as a neuroprotective agent warrants further studies. ..
  10. doi request reprint Predicting outcome in traumatic brain injury: development of a novel computerized tomography classification system (Helsinki computerized tomography score)
    Rahul Raj
    Departments of Neurosurgery and Intensive Care, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosurgery 75:632-46; discussion 646-7. 2014
    ..Early computerized tomography (CT) abnormalities are important predictors of outcome after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  11. pmc Predicting outcome after traumatic brain injury: development of prognostic scores based on the IMPACT and the APACHE II
    Rahul Raj
    1 Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Neurotrauma 31:1721-32. 2014
    ..Our findings show that by combining the APACHE II with the IMPACT, improved 6-month outcome predictive performance is achieved. This may be applicable for heterogeneity adjustment in forthcoming TBI studies...
  12. doi request reprint Admission interleukin-6 is associated with post resuscitation organ dysfunction and predicts long-term neurological outcome after out-of-hospital ventricular fibrillation
    Jukka Vaahersalo
    Intensive Care Units, Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Electronic address
    Resuscitation 85:1573-9. 2014
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  13. ncbi request reprint Strict versus moderate glucose control after resuscitation from ventricular fibrillation
    Tuomas Oksanen
    Helsinki University Hospital, Intensive Care Units, Jorvi Hospital, Turuntie 150, 02740 Espoo, Finland
    Intensive Care Med 33:2093-100. 2007
    ..Our aim was to determine whether strict glucose control with intensive insulin treatment improves outcome of OHCA patients...
  14. doi request reprint Level of agreement on resuscitation decisions among hospital specialists and barriers to documenting do not attempt resuscitation (DNAR) orders in ward patients
    Sharon Micallef
    Intensive Care Unit, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Resuscitation 82:815-8. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Increase in rapid defibrillation programmes after publication of guidelines
    Jouni Nurmi
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:446-51. 2006
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  16. doi request reprint External validation of the international mission for prognosis and analysis of clinical trials model and the role of markers of coagulation
    Rahul Raj
    Department of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Neurosurgery 73:305-11; discussion 311. 2013
    ..Markers of coagulation have shown to have important value in predicting traumatic brain injury outcome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reduced survival following resuscitation in patients with documented clinically abnormal observations prior to in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Markus B Skrifvars
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Hospital, Finland
    Resuscitation 70:215-22. 2006
    ..Patients suffering in-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA) often have abnormal clinical observations documented prior to the arrest. This study assesses whether these patients have a less favourable outcome following IHCA...