Christian Brun-Buisson

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Ethics roundtable debate: A patient dies from an ICU-acquired infection related to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus--how do you defend your case and your team?
    Jean Louis Vincent
    Department of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Crit Care 9:5-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and outcome of acute lung injury in European intensive care units. Results from the ALIVE study
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris AP HP and Université Paris XII, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:51-61. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint EPISEPSIS: a reappraisal of the epidemiology and outcome of severe sepsis in French intensive care units
    C Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris et Université Paris 12, 94000 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:580-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Contribution of blinded, protected quantitative specimens to the diagnostic and therapeutic management of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51, avenue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Chest 128:533-44. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint [Do glycopeptides remain the preferred treatment of nosocomial infections from multidrug resistant Staphylococcus?]
    C Brun-Buisson
    CHU Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94100 Créteil, France
    Med Mal Infect 34:S184-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [DSMB. 1. What role, what responsibilities?]
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, 51, Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 21:78-82. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The costs of septic syndromes in the intensive care unit and influence of hospital-acquired sepsis
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 12, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 29:1464-71. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing pneumonia during mechanical ventilation: the clinical pulmonary infection score revisited
    Muriel Fartoukh
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris and Université Paris 12, 51, avenue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:173-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of the systemic inflammatory response
    C Brun-Buisson
    Service de Réanimation Médicale and Unité d Hygiène et Prévention de L Infection, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris and Université Paris 12, Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 26:S64-74. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of intravascular catheter-related infection with newer chlorhexidine-silver sulfadiazine-coated catheters: a randomized controlled trial
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Réanimation Médicale, Hôpital Henri Mondor AP HP, av du Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:837-43. 2004

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Publications107 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Ethics roundtable debate: A patient dies from an ICU-acquired infection related to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus--how do you defend your case and your team?
    Jean Louis Vincent
    Department of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Crit Care 9:5-9. 2005
    ..The family decides to sue. We present how experts from four different countries assess the medicolegal issues involved in this case...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and outcome of acute lung injury in European intensive care units. Results from the ALIVE study
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris AP HP and Université Paris XII, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:51-61. 2004
    ..To re-examine the epidemiology of acute lung injury (ALI) in European intensive care units (ICUs)...
  3. ncbi request reprint EPISEPSIS: a reappraisal of the epidemiology and outcome of severe sepsis in French intensive care units
    C Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris et Université Paris 12, 94000 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:580-8. 2004
    ..Ten years ago 8.4% of patients in French intensive care units (ICUs) were found to have severe sepsis or shock and 56% died in the hospital. As novel therapies for severe sepsis are emerging, updated epidemiological information is required...
  4. ncbi request reprint Contribution of blinded, protected quantitative specimens to the diagnostic and therapeutic management of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 51, avenue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Chest 128:533-44. 2005
    ..Sampling techniques for microbiological diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) remain debated, and it is unclear to what extent invasive diagnostic techniques impact the management of patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Do glycopeptides remain the preferred treatment of nosocomial infections from multidrug resistant Staphylococcus?]
    C Brun-Buisson
    CHU Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94100 Créteil, France
    Med Mal Infect 34:S184-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [DSMB. 1. What role, what responsibilities?]
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, 51, Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 21:78-82. 2005
    ..e. in absence of a reasonable probability that the trial may reach a conclusion within its planned frame...
  7. ncbi request reprint The costs of septic syndromes in the intensive care unit and influence of hospital-acquired sepsis
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 12, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 29:1464-71. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing pneumonia during mechanical ventilation: the clinical pulmonary infection score revisited
    Muriel Fartoukh
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris and Université Paris 12, 51, avenue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:173-9. 2003
    ..46 to 1.67 and 1.77. The clinical pulmonary infection score has low diagnostic accuracy; however, incorporating gram stains results into the score may help clinical decision making in patients with clinically suspected pneumonia...
  9. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of the systemic inflammatory response
    C Brun-Buisson
    Service de Réanimation Médicale and Unité d Hygiène et Prévention de L Infection, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris and Université Paris 12, Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 26:S64-74. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of intravascular catheter-related infection with newer chlorhexidine-silver sulfadiazine-coated catheters: a randomized controlled trial
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Réanimation Médicale, Hôpital Henri Mondor AP HP, av du Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:837-43. 2004
    ..The indication of antiseptic-coated catheters remains debated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bactericidal activity response of blood neutrophils from critically ill patients to in vitro granulocyte colony-stimulating factor stimulation
    Kun Yang
    Unité INSERM U 492, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Paris XII, 8 rue du General Sarrail, 94010 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 29:396-402. 2003
    ..Whether granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) may be useful for preventing nosocomial infection in these patients is debated. The response of blood neutrophils from critically ill patients to G-CSF was investigated in vitro...
  12. doi request reprint Association between timing of intensive care unit admission and outcomes for emergency department patients with community-acquired pneumonia
    Bertrand Renaud
    Department of Emergency Medicine, AP HP, Groupe Hospitalier Henri Mondor Albert Chenevier, Creteil, France
    Crit Care Med 37:2867-74. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Discrepancies between perceptions by physicians and nursing staff of intensive care unit end-of-life decisions
    Edouard Ferrand
    Unité de Réanimation Chirurgicale et Traumatologique, Service d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, 51 rue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1310-5. 2003
    ..Recommendations and legislation may help to build consensus and avoid conflicts among caregivers at each step of the decision-making process...
  14. doi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale during severe acute chest syndrome in sickle cell disease
    Armand Mekontso Dessap
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51 avenue du M de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:646-53. 2008
    ..Steady-state mild pulmonary hypertension is a risk factor for death in adults with sickle cell disease. Acute pulmonary hypertension has been reported during exercise and vasoocclusive pain crisis in these patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptide and weaning from mechanical ventilation
    Armand Mekontso-Dessap
    Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris XII, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Henri Mondor, 51, avenue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Intensive Care Med 32:1529-36. 2006
    ..Cardiac function and volume status could play a critical role in the setting of weaning failure. B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) is a powerful marker of cardiac dysfunction. We assessed the value of BNP during the weaning process...
  16. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in nosocomial infections and mortality associated with noninvasive ventilation in patients with exacerbation of COPD and pulmonary edema
    Emmanuelle Girou
    Unité d Hygiène et Prévention de l Infection, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    JAMA 290:2985-91. 2003
    ..But whether these benefits translate to a clinical setting is unclear...
  17. doi request reprint Protracted outbreak of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii after intercontinental transfer of colonized patients
    Caroline Landelle
    Unité de Contrôle, Epidémiologie et Prévention de l Infection, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Albert Chenevier Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 12, Creteil, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:119-24. 2013
    ..To describe the course and management of a protracted outbreak after intercontinental transfer of 2 patients colonized with multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MDRAB)...
  18. doi request reprint Outcomes of early, late, and no admission to the intensive care unit for patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
    Bertrand Renaud
    Service d urgence, AP HP, Groupe Hospitalier Henri Mondor Albert Chenevier, Creteil, France
    Acad Emerg Med 19:294-303. 2012
    ..The objective was to compare outcomes associated with early, late, and no admission to the intensive care unit (ICU) for patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Routine use of the Pneumonia Severity Index for guiding the site-of-treatment decision of patients with pneumonia in the emergency department: a multicenter, prospective, observational, controlled cohort study
    Bertrand Renaud
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universtaire Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Clin Infect Dis 44:41-9. 2007
    ..Although the Pneumonia Severity Index (PSI) has been extensively validated, little is known of the impact of its routine use as an aid to site-of-treatment decisions for patients with pneumonia who present to emergency departments (EDs)...
  20. doi request reprint Pulmonary artery thrombosis during acute chest syndrome in sickle cell disease
    Armand Mekontso Dessap
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Groupe Henri Mondor Albert Chenevier, Creteil, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 184:1022-9. 2011
    ..The pathophysiology of acute chest syndrome (ACS) in patients with sickle cell disease is complex, and pulmonary artery thrombosis (PT) may contribute to this complication...
  21. doi request reprint Improving antibiotic use in the hospital: Focusing on positive blood cultures is an effective option
    Philippe Lesprit
    Universite Paris 12, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Albert Chenevier Henri Mondor, Unité de Contrôle, Epidémiologie et Prévention de l Infection, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Presse Med 40:e297-303. 2011
    ..The main objectives of IDS counselling were to improve antibiotic use for bloodstream infection (i.e., initiating or modifying therapy) and to stop unjustified therapy for contaminated pBC...
  22. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pandemic influenza A(H1N1)-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome: a cohort study and propensity-matched analysis
    Tai Pham
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Groupe Hospitalier Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:276-85. 2013
    ..Many patients with severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) caused by influenza A(H1N1) infection receive extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) as a rescue therapy...
  23. doi request reprint Use of procalcitonin to reduce patients' exposure to antibiotics in intensive care units (PRORATA trial): a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Lila Bouadma
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Lancet 375:463-74. 2010
    ..We aimed to establish the effectiveness of an algorithm based on the biomarker procalcitonin to reduce antibiotic exposure in this setting...
  24. ncbi request reprint Beneficial effects of nitric oxide inhalation on pulmonary bacterial clearance
    Daniel Jean
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Hôpital Henri Mondor Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Crit Care Med 30:442-7. 2002
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the effects of nitric oxide inhalation on bacterial clearance during bacterial pneumonia and on alveolar neutrophil functions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Exacerbation by granulocyte colony-stimulating factor of prior acute lung injury: implication of neutrophils
    Elie Azoulay
    INSERM U 492 Université Paris XII, Faculte de Medecine, Creteil, France
    Crit Care Med 30:2115-22. 2002
    ..However, circumstances and mechanisms of this toxicity remain poorly known...
  26. doi request reprint Lung imaging during acute chest syndrome in sickle cell disease: computed tomography patterns and diagnostic accuracy of bedside chest radiograph
    Armand Mekontso Dessap
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, AP HP, Groupe Henri Mondor Albert Chenevier, Creteil, France
    Thorax 69:144-51. 2014
    ..Our objectives were to describe CT features of ACS and evaluate the reproducibility and diagnostic performance of bedside CR...
  27. ncbi request reprint Bloodstream infection in adults with sickle cell disease: association with venous catheters, Staphylococcus aureus, and bone-joint infections
    Virginie Zarrouk
    Service de Medecine Interne I, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Medicine (Baltimore) 85:43-8. 2006
    ..It mainly occurs in those with a severe underlying disease and a venous catheter. These patients have a high risk of associated bone-joint infection and therefore must be closely monitored...
  28. pmc Efficacy of handrubbing with alcohol based solution versus standard handwashing with antiseptic soap: randomised clinical trial
    Emmanuelle Girou
    Infection Control Unit, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    BMJ 325:362. 2002
    ..To compare the efficacy of handrubbing with an alcohol based solution versus conventional handwashing with antiseptic soap in reducing hand contamination during routine patient care...
  29. doi request reprint Clinical impact and risk factors for colonization with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing bacteria in the intensive care unit
    Keyvan Razazi
    Université Paris Est Créteil, INSERM U955, Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 38:1769-78. 2012
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Year in review in intensive care medicine, 2004. I. Respiratory failure, infection, and sepsis
    Peter Andrews
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital Henri Mondor, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94000 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 31:28-40. 2005
  31. pmc Usefulness of routine epicardial pacing wire culture for early prediction of poststernotomy mediastinitis
    Armand Mekontso-Dessap
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5245-8. 2004
    ..4%. However, the likelihood ratio of positive (1.27) and negative (0.89) tests indicated only small changes in pretest-to-posttest probability. Therefore, a strategy of routine culture of EPWs to predict PSM seems questionable...
  32. doi request reprint Bedside adherence to clinical practice guidelines in the intensive care unit: the TECLA study
    Jean Pierre Quenot
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, hôpital Bocage, 21079, Dijon, France
    Intensive Care Med 34:1393-400. 2008
    ..To assess adherence to clinical practice guidelines for three interventions routinely used in critical care medicine...
  33. doi request reprint Small-bore catheter versus chest tube drainage for pneumothorax
    Damien Contou
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, AP HP, Henri Mondor Hospital, Creteil, France
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1407-13. 2012
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Outcomes of extubation failure in medical intensive care unit patients
    Arnaud W Thille
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, AP HP, Centre Hospitalier Albert Chenevier Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Crit Care Med 39:2612-8. 2011
    ..Our objectives were to evaluate the impact of failed extubation, whether planned or unplanned, on patient outcomes and to identify a patient subset at risk for extubation failure...
  35. doi request reprint Acute respiratory failure in patients with toxic epidermal necrolysis: clinical features and factors associated with mechanical ventilation*
    Nicolas de Prost
    1Service de Réanimation Médicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France 2UPEC Université Paris Est Créteil Val de Marne, Creteil, France 3INSERM, Unite U955, Creteil, France 4Service de Dermatologie et Centre de Référence des Maladies Bulleuses Immunologiques et Toxiques, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France 5Département de Pathologie, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France 6Antenne de Pneumologie, Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Crit Care Med 42:118-28. 2014
    ..Predictors of mechanical ventilation available on hospital admission were identified using univariate and multivariate logistic regressions...
  36. ncbi request reprint Inappropriate prescribing of aminoglycosides: risk factors and impact of an antibiotic control team
    Jean Ralph Zahar
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hôpital Henri Mondor AP HP, Creteil, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:651-6. 2006
    ..We assessed prospectively the impact of an antibiotic control team on the appropriateness of prescriptions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Impact of humidification systems on ventilator-associated pneumonia: a randomized multicenter trial
    Jean Claude Lacherade
    Medical Unit, Henri Mondor Hospital, Creteil, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1276-82. 2005
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Impact of a computer-generated alert system prompting review of antibiotic use in hospitals
    Philippe Lesprit
    Unité de Contrôle, Epidémiologie et Prévention de l Infection, Universite Paris 12, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:1058-63. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the impact on antibiotic use of a computer-generated alert prompting post-prescription review and direct counselling in hospital wards...
  39. ncbi request reprint Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor enhances host defenses against bacterial pneumonia following peritonitis in nonneutropenic rats
    Habiba L Attalah
    INSERM U 492 Université Paris XII, Faculte de Medecine, Creteil, France
    Crit Care Med 30:2107-14. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of pretreatment with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) on bacterial pneumonia induced 48 hrs after peritonitis (cecal ligation and puncture [CLP]) in rats...
  40. doi request reprint Bacteremia in Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis: epidemiology, risk factors, and predictive value of skin cultures
    Nicolas de Prost
    Service de dermatologie et Centre de réference des maladies bulleuses immunologiques et toxiques, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universit Paris XII, Creteil, France
    Medicine (Baltimore) 89:28-36. 2010
    ..Excellent negative predictive values of skin cultures for S aureus and P aeruginosa bacteremia should help clinicians consider targeted empirical antibiotic choices when appropriate...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of severe sepsis]
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP et Université Paris 12, Creteil
    Presse Med 35:513-20. 2006
    ..Early identification of sepsis and of patients at risk of developing septic shock, together with rapid intervention aiming especially to correct hemodynamic disorders, is likely to improve prognosis...
  42. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of Doppler renal resistive index for reversibility of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients
    Michael Darmon
    Université Paris Est Créteil, Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 37:68-76. 2011
    ..This diagnosis relies chiefly on urinary indices, which may be of limited value or difficult to obtain. We assessed the performance of the Doppler renal resistive index (RI) in diagnosing persistent AKI...
  43. ncbi request reprint Validation of an algorithm based on direct examination of specimens in suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Anne Veinstein
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Jean Bernard, Poitiers, France
    Intensive Care Med 32:676-83. 2006
    ..The management of suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is traditionally based on either a clinical or a "bacteriological" approach. Direct examination of specimens may provide a valuable help to both approaches...
  44. ncbi request reprint [New legislation about clinical research involving "usual care": reminder of recent problems]
    Francois Lemaire
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, Universite Paris Val de Marne, Creteil
    Presse Med 36:1167-73. 2007
    ..2004-800) and on data (the so-called CNIL act, L. 2004-801). The value of this set of texts (statutes, decrees, and regulations) is that it diversifies and clarifies the different forms of clinical research...
  45. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial infections occurring during receipt of circulatory support with the paracorporeal ventricular assist system
    Armand Mekontso-Dessap
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Henri Mondor, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1308-15. 2002
    ..6; 95% confidence interval, 1.2-5.7). There was no significant effect of infection on heart transplantation rate and overall survival...
  46. doi request reprint Impact of mild hypoxemia on renal function and renal resistive index during mechanical ventilation
    Michael Darmon
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, AP HP, Centre hospitalier Albert Chenevier, Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 35:1031-8. 2009
    ..Short-term hypoxemia affects diuresis and natriuresis in healthy individuals. No data are available on the impact of the mild hypoxemia levels usually tolerated in critically ill patients receiving mechanical ventilation...
  47. doi request reprint Early corticosteroids in severe influenza A/H1N1 pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Université Paris Est Créteil and INSERM U955, Creteil, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:1200-6. 2011
    ..Despite their controversial role, corticosteroids are often administered to patients with adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) secondary to viral pneumonia...
  48. doi request reprint Prevalence and prognosis of cor pulmonale during protective ventilation for acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Florence Boissier
    AP HP, Groupe Henri Mondor Albert Chenevier, Service de Reanimation Medicale, Creteil, 94010, France
    Intensive Care Med 39:1725-33. 2013
    ..Pulmonary vascular dysfunction is common during acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), but there is controversy concerning prevalence and prognosis of cor pulmonale during protective ventilation for ARDS...
  49. doi request reprint Link between carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteria carriage and cross-border exchanges: eight-year surveillance in a large French multihospitals institution
    Sandra Fournier
    Central Infection Control Team, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    J Travel Med 19:320-3. 2012
    ..Among the 63 CPE events that occurred between 2004 and 2011, 87% involved patients with a link with cross-border exchanges, justifying the recommendation to screen and isolate such patients...
  50. doi request reprint Fever control using external cooling in septic shock: a randomized controlled trial
    Frederique Schortgen
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, 94000 Creteil, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:1088-95. 2012
    ..Fever control may improve vascular tone and decrease oxygen consumption, but fever may contribute to combat infection...
  51. doi request reprint Reassessment of intravenous antibiotic therapy using a reminder or direct counselling
    Philippe Lesprit
    Unité de Contrôle, Epidémiologie et Prévention de l Infection, Universite Paris 12, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 65:789-95. 2010
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint [Terminal extubation in 5 end-of-life patients in intensive care units]
    Muriel Fartoukh
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, Creteil
    Presse Med 34:495-501. 2005
    ..This report describes terminal extubation, a particular method of withdrawing ventilator support...
  53. doi request reprint Curbing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in 38 French hospitals through a 15-year institutional control program
    Vincent Jarlier
    Université Pierre et Marie Curie Hôpital Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, France
    Arch Intern Med 170:552-9. 2010
    ..In the late 1980s, the proportion of methicillin resistance among clinical strains of Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) reached approximately 40% at AP-HP...
  54. ncbi request reprint Prevention of venous thromboembolism in critically ill medical patients: a Franco-Canadian cross-sectional study
    Jean Claude Lacherade
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalier de Poissy Saint Germain, France
    J Crit Care 18:228-37. 2003
    ..Medical intensive care unit (ICU) patients are at moderate risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and prophylaxis against VTE is recommended...
  55. doi request reprint Hospital antibiotic stewardship
    Philippe Lesprit
    Infection Control Unit, Universite Paris 12, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 21:344-9. 2008
    ..Current data on the development of effective programmes, including guidelines for their implementation, have demonstrated some efficacy and controversies are reviewed...
  56. ncbi request reprint Tidal volume reduction for prevention of ventilator-induced lung injury in acute respiratory distress syndrome. The Multicenter Trail Group on Tidal Volume reduction in ARDS
    L Brochard
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Henri Mondor Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Université Paris XII and INSERM U 492, Creteil, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:1831-8. 1998
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Misuse of gloves: the foundation for poor compliance with hand hygiene and potential for microbial transmission?
    E Girou
    Infection Control Unit, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    J Hosp Infect 57:162-9. 2004
    ..Improving hand hygiene compliance will require changing healthcare workers behaviour towards glove use...
  58. ncbi request reprint Decision-making capacity and surrogate designation in French ICU patients
    E Ferrand
    Surgical Intensive Care Unit of the Henri Mondor University Hospital, 51 rue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Intensive Care Med 27:1360-4. 2001
    ..French laws fail to indicate what should be done when an otherwise legally competent patient transiently loses his decision-making capacity...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cure of bartonella endocarditis of a prosthetic aortic valve without surgery: value of serologic follow-up
    P Lesprit
    Service d immunologie clinique, Hopital Henri Mondor, 51 avenue du Maréchal de Lattre, 94010 Creteil, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 9:239-41. 2003
    ..In addition, we demonstrate that follow-up of serologic titers against B. henselae was helpful in assessing definitive cure of the infection...
  60. ncbi request reprint Association of noninvasive ventilation with nosocomial infections and survival in critically ill patients
    E Girou
    Unité d Hygiène et Prévention de l Infection, Hopital Henri Mondor, 94010 Creteil, France
    JAMA 284:2361-7. 2000
    ..Invasive life-support techniques are a major risk factor for nosocomial infection. Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) can be used to avoid endotracheal intubation and may reduce morbidity among patients in intensive care units (ICUs)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Influence of systemic inflammatory response syndrome and sepsis on outcome of critically ill infected patients
    Corinne Alberti
    Service de Sante Publique, 48 Boulevard Serurier, 75019 Paris, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:77-84. 2003
    ..Refinement of risk stratification of patients presenting with infection and no organ dysfunction is needed...
  62. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of sepsis and infection in ICU patients from an international multicentre cohort study
    Corinne Alberti
    Department of Biostatistics, Saint Louis Hospital, Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 28:108-21. 2002
    ..To examine the incidence of infections and to describe them and their outcome in intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  63. doi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation for acute hypercapnic respiratory failure: intubation rate in an experienced unit
    Damien Contou
    Réanimation Médicale, Hôpitaux Universitaires Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Respir Care 58:2045-52. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess the rate of NIV failure and to identify early predictors of intubation under NIV in patients admitted for AHRF of all origins in an experienced unit...
  64. ncbi request reprint An intranet-based automated system for the surveillance of nosocomial infections: prospective validation compared with physicians' self-reports
    Samir Bouam
    Département de Biostatistiques et d Information Hospitalier, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:51-5. 2003
    ..To examine the reliability of the data produced by an automated system for the surveillance of nosocomial infections...
  65. doi request reprint Influence of preoperative antibiotherapy on valve culture results and outcome of endocarditis requiring surgery
    Armand Mekontso Dessap
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    J Infect 59:42-8. 2009
    ..We evaluated the influence of preoperative antimicrobial therapy duration on positivity of valve culture and outcome...
  66. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1)-associated severe ARDS
    Charles Edouard Luyt
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris et Université Paris 6 Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Chest 142:583-92. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the 1-year outcomes of survivors of A(H1N1)-associated ARDS, according to use or no use of extracorporeal lung assist (ECLA), using its need as an ARDS severity surrogate...
  67. pmc Brachyspira pilosicoli bloodstream infections: case report and review of the literature
    Lilia Bait-Merabet
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, C, H, U, Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Creteil, France
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 7:19. 2008
    ..Finally, difficulties in rapid and accurate diagnosis of B. pilosicoli bloodstream infections, in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility of human clinical isolates, and therapeutic options are discussed...
  68. ncbi request reprint Complications of femoral and subclavian venous catheterization in critically ill patients: a randomized controlled trial
    J Merrer
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hôpital de Poissy St Germain en Laye, 10 rue du Champ Gaillard, 78303 Poissy, France
    JAMA 286:700-7. 2001
    ..Whether venous catheterization at the femoral site is associated with an increased risk of complications compared with that at the subclavian site is debated...
  69. doi request reprint Incidence and prognostic value of right ventricular failure in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    David Osman
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital de Bicetre, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Bicêtre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Université Paris 11 Sud, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Intensive Care Med 35:69-76. 2009
    ..To analyse the incidence and the impact on outcome of right ventricular failure (RVF) in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)...
  70. ncbi request reprint Devic disease with brainstem lesions
    Ludivine Chalumeau-Lemoine
    Medical Reanimation Service, Pathology Department, Henri Mondor Hospital, 51 Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94000 Creteil, France
    Arch Neurol 63:591-3. 2006
    ..The patient died after 72 days and autopsy showed major spinal cord, optic nerve, and brainstem necrosis, and multifocal necrotic lesions on the cerebellum and cerebral white matter...
  71. pmc Risk stratification of early admission to the intensive care unit of patients with no major criteria of severe community-acquired pneumonia: development of an international prediction rule
    Bertrand Renaud
    Department of Emergency Medicine, AP HP, Groupe Hospitalier Henri Mondor Albert Chenevier, Creteil, F 94010, France
    Crit Care 13:R54. 2009
    ....
  72. pmc Vascular purpura revealing a severe dilated cardiomyopathy with left ventricular apical thrombus
    Aurélien Seemann
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    J Cardiovasc Dis Res 3:326-8. 2012
    ..Vascular purpura main etiologies encompass the wide specturm of vasculitides and microvascular-occlusion syndromes. Among them, cardiac embolism represents an unusal but potentially severe etology...
  73. ncbi request reprint Impairment of polymorphonuclear neutrophil functions precedes nosocomial infections in critically ill patients
    François Stéphan
    Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Henri Mondor, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 30:315-22. 2002
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to search for a relationship between an impairment of neutrophil functions and the subsequent development of nosocomial infection...
  74. doi request reprint Circumstances of death in hospitalized patients and nurses' perceptions: French multicenter Mort-a-l'Hôpital survey
    Edouard Ferrand
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Henri Mondor Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris 12 University, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
    Arch Intern Med 168:867-75. 2008
    ..In developed countries at present, death mostly occurs in hospitals, but the circumstances and factors associated with the quality of organization and care surrounding death are not well described...
  75. doi request reprint The risk associated with hyperoncotic colloids in patients with shock
    Frederique Schortgen
    Réanimation Médicale, AP HP, Groupe Hospitalier Albert Chenevier, Henri Mondor, 94000 Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 34:2157-68. 2008
    ..This study assessed the risk of renal adverse events in patients with shock resuscitated using hypo-oncotic colloids, artificial hyperoncotic colloids, hyperoncotic albumin or crystalloids, according to physician's choice...
  76. ncbi request reprint [DSMB. 2. The importance of an efficient DSMB: some examples of high-risk clinical trials]
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU Henri Mondor, 51, Avenue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France christian brun buisson hmn ap hop paris fr
    Med Sci (Paris) 21:187-9. 2005
    ..A few examples, derived for recent experience of clinical trials conducted in acutely ill patients, illustrate the importance of an efficient and reactive DSMB to monitor patients' safety, especially during large multicenter trials...
  77. ncbi request reprint Campylobacter fetus bloodstream infection: risk factors and clinical features
    L Gazaigne
    Unité de Contrôle Epidémiologie et Prévention de l Infection, Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Service des Urgences, Hôpital Henri Mondor AP HP, Creteil, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:185-9. 2008
    ..This report adds evidence that C. fetus bloodstream infection should be suspected in elderly patients with fever, immunodeficiency and cardiovascular damages. Imipenem seems to be the most active drug, especially in severe cases...
  78. ncbi request reprint The postoperative bacteriuria score: a new way to predict nosocomial infection after prostate surgery
    E Girou
    Infection Control Unit, Henri Mondor Hospital, Creteil, France
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:847-54. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to design a predictive score for these complications after prostate surgery...
  79. ncbi request reprint Severe soft tissue infections of the extremities in patients admitted to an intensive care unit
    J R Zahar
    Service de Réanimation Médicale and d Immunologie Clinique, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:79-82. 2005
    ..At admission, patients with NF were more likely to have skin areas of ischaemia or necrosis, fluid-filled vesicles, and severe sepsis or septic shock...
  80. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroids as adjunctive therapy for severe Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in non-human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients: retrospective study of 31 patients
    C Delclaux
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Clin Infect Dis 29:670-2. 1999
    ....
  81. ncbi request reprint New tools in diagnosing catheter-related infections
    F Blot
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Henri Mondor, Creteil, France
    Support Care Cancer 8:287-92. 2000
    ..In conclusion, diagnostic tools such as paired blood cultures or Gram staining and the acridine-orange leucocyte cytospin test should allow a diagnosis of CRS without catheter removal in cancer patients...
  82. ncbi request reprint Selective decontamination of the digestive tract: to stimulate or stifle?
    Marc J M Bonten
    Intensive Care Med 29:672-6. 2003
  83. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic therapy of ventilator-associated pneumonia: in search of the magic bullet
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Chest 123:670-3. 2003
  84. ncbi request reprint Surviving Sepsis Campaign: international guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2008
    R Phillip Dellinger
    Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:296-327. 2008
    ..To provide an update to the original Surviving Sepsis Campaign clinical management guidelines, "Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines for Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock," published in 2004...
  85. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of infection in sepsis: an evidence-based review
    Jonathan Cohen
    Department of Medicine, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton, UK
    Crit Care Med 32:S466-94. 2004
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine, 2006. II. Infections and sepsis, haemodynamics, elderly, invasive and noninvasive mechanical ventilation, weaning, ARDS
    Peter Andrews
    Intensive Care Medicine Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Intensive Care Med 33:214-29. 2007
  87. ncbi request reprint Year in review in intensive care medicine, 2004. III. Outcome, ICU organisation, scoring, quality of life, ethics, psychological problems and communication in the ICU, immunity and hemodynamics during sepsis, pediatric and neonatal critical care, experime
    Peter Andrews
    Intensive Care Medicine Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Intensive Care Med 31:356-72. 2005
  88. ncbi request reprint Year in review in intensive care medicine. 2005. I. Acute respiratory failure and acute lung injury, ventilation, hemodynamics, education, renal failure
    Peter Andrews
    Intensive Care Medicine Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Intensive Care Med 32:207-16. 2006
  89. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic management of suspected nosocomial ICU-acquired infection: does prolonged empiric therapy improve outcome?
    Mary Anne W Aarts
    University of Toronto, Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine and the Department of Surgery, Toronto, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 33:1369-78. 2007
    ..To characterize empiric antibiotic use in patients with suspected nosocomial ICU-acquired infections (NI), and determine the impact of prolonged therapy in the absence of infection...
  90. ncbi request reprint Identification of central venous catheter-related infections in infants and children
    Adrienne G Randolph
    Department of Anesthesia, Division of Critical Care, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:S19-24. 2005
    ..To define central venous catheter-related infections in infants and children for the purpose of enrolling children in sepsis studies, for epidemiology and surveillance studies, and for clinical management...
  91. ncbi request reprint Year in review in Intensive Care Medicine-2003. Part 1: Respiratory failure, infection and sepsis
    Edward Abraham
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:1017-31. 2004
  92. doi request reprint ICU-acquired infections and sepsis: more of a deadly duo
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Intensive Care Med 34:793-5. 2008
  93. ncbi request reprint Suspected central venous catheter-associated infection: can the catheter be safely retained?
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Intensive Care Med 30:1005-7. 2004
  94. doi request reprint Femoral vs jugular venous catheterization and risk of nosocomial events in adults requiring acute renal replacement therapy: a randomized controlled trial
    Jean Jacques Parienti
    Department of Biostatistics and Clinical Research, Côte de Nacre University Hospital Center, Ave de la Côte de Nacre, 14033 Caen Cedex, France
    JAMA 299:2413-22. 2008
    ..Based on concerns about the risk of infection, the jugular site is often preferred over the femoral site for short-term dialysis vascular access...
  95. ncbi request reprint Isolation of patients with MRSA infection
    Christian Brun-Buisson
    Lancet 365:1303; author reply 1304-5. 2005
  96. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammatory response and progression to severe sepsis in critically ill infected patients
    Corinne Alberti
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Hopital Robert Debre, Paris, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:461-8. 2005
    ..The systemic inflammatory response syndrome has low specificity to identify infected patients at risk of worsening to severe sepsis or shock...
  97. ncbi request reprint Statins: the next step in adjuvant therapy for sepsis?
    Armand Mekontso-Dessap
    Intensive Care Med 32:11-4. 2006
  98. ncbi request reprint Year in review in intensive care medicine, 2004. II. Brain injury, hemodynamic monitoring and treatment, pulmonary embolism, gastrointestinal tract, and renal failure
    Peter Andrews
    Intensive Care Medicine Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Intensive Care Med 31:177-88. 2005
  99. ncbi request reprint Year in review in intensive care medicine, 2005. II. Infection and sepsis, ventilator-associated pneumonia, ethics, haematology and haemostasis, ICU organisation and scoring, brain injury
    Peter Andrews
    Western General Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Edinburgh, UK
    Intensive Care Med 32:380-90. 2006
  100. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Peter Dodek
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 141:305-13. 2004
    ..Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is an important patient safety issue in critically ill patients...
  101. ncbi request reprint Year in review in intensive care medicine-2003. Part 3: intensive care unit organization, scoring, quality of life, ethics, neonatal and pediatrics, and experimental
    Edward Abraham
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:1514-25. 2004