Joel Constans

Summary

Affiliation: CHU de Bordeaux
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi [Lower limb occlusive arterial disease: Diagnosis problems in 2014]
    Joel Constans
    Hôpital Saint André, Medecine vasculaire, 33075 Bordeaux, France Electronic address
    Presse Med 43:823-6. 2014
  2. ncbi Comparison of four clinical prediction scores for the diagnosis of lower limb deep venous thrombosis in outpatients
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, Bordeaux, France
    Am J Med 115:436-40. 2003
  3. ncbi [Is the screening of asymptomatic carotid stenosis worthwhile?]
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 53:39-43. 2004
  4. ncbi [Subacute ischemia of the lower limb revealing hyperhomocysteinemia in a young woman]
    J Litalien
    Service de Médecine Interne et Médecine Vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux
    J Mal Vasc 30:178-80. 2005
  5. ncbi Circulating markers of endothelial function in cardiovascular disease
    Joel Constans
    Service de Médecine Interne et Médecine Vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux And EA 3670, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Clin Chim Acta 368:33-47. 2006
  6. ncbi Arterial stiffness predicts severe progression in systemic sclerosis: the ERAMS study
    Joel Constans
    Vascular and Internal Medicine Unit, CHU Bordeaux, Paris, France
    J Hypertens 25:1900-6. 2007
  7. doi A clinical prediction score for upper extremity deep venous thrombosis
    Joel Constans
    CHU Bordeaux and Bordeaux II University, Vascular and Internal Medicine Unit, Bordeaux, France
    Thromb Haemost 99:202-7. 2008
  8. doi [Therapeutic consequences of thrombophilic testing]
    J Constans
    Service de médecine vasculaire et médecine interne, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Rev Med Interne 29:486-90. 2008
  9. doi [Peripheral occlusive arterial disease in the young patient]
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine vasculaire et médecine interne, Hôpital Saint André, F 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Presse Med 39:11-6. 2010
  10. ncbi Anti-endothelial cell autoantibodies and soluble markers of endothelial cell dysfunction in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    J Rheumatol 30:1963-6. 2003

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Publications25

  1. ncbi [Lower limb occlusive arterial disease: Diagnosis problems in 2014]
    Joel Constans
    Hôpital Saint André, Medecine vasculaire, 33075 Bordeaux, France Electronic address
    Presse Med 43:823-6. 2014
    ..Patients suspected for critical limb ischaemia have to be investigated and treated in vascular centers. Many problems still concern diagnosis of peripheral occlusive arterial disease in 2014. ..
  2. ncbi Comparison of four clinical prediction scores for the diagnosis of lower limb deep venous thrombosis in outpatients
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, Bordeaux, France
    Am J Med 115:436-40. 2003
    ..We compared three scores for the prediction of deep venous thrombosis with a new score designed specifically for outpatients...
  3. ncbi [Is the screening of asymptomatic carotid stenosis worthwhile?]
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 53:39-43. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi [Subacute ischemia of the lower limb revealing hyperhomocysteinemia in a young woman]
    J Litalien
    Service de Médecine Interne et Médecine Vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux
    J Mal Vasc 30:178-80. 2005
    ..This report highlights the occurrence of severe arterial disease in young women with high serum homocysteine levels...
  5. ncbi Circulating markers of endothelial function in cardiovascular disease
    Joel Constans
    Service de Médecine Interne et Médecine Vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux And EA 3670, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Clin Chim Acta 368:33-47. 2006
    ..Interestingly, thrombomodulin decreases during treatment of hypercholesterolemia or hyperhomocysteinemia. In contrast, von Willebrand factor is the best endothelial biomarker and predicts risk for ischemic heart disease or stroke...
  6. ncbi Arterial stiffness predicts severe progression in systemic sclerosis: the ERAMS study
    Joel Constans
    Vascular and Internal Medicine Unit, CHU Bordeaux, Paris, France
    J Hypertens 25:1900-6. 2007
    ..The ERAMS study addressed the value of arterial stiffness in predicting the severity of systemic sclerosis...
  7. doi A clinical prediction score for upper extremity deep venous thrombosis
    Joel Constans
    CHU Bordeaux and Bordeaux II University, Vascular and Internal Medicine Unit, Bordeaux, France
    Thromb Haemost 99:202-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion we propose a simple score to calculate clinical probability of UEDVT. This score might be a useful test in clinical trials as well as in clinical practice...
  8. doi [Therapeutic consequences of thrombophilic testing]
    J Constans
    Service de médecine vasculaire et médecine interne, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Rev Med Interne 29:486-90. 2008
    ..The objectives of this article are to review the data about the consequences of thrombophilia testing and to think about its indications...
  9. doi [Peripheral occlusive arterial disease in the young patient]
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine vasculaire et médecine interne, Hôpital Saint André, F 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Presse Med 39:11-6. 2010
    ..Results from an ongoing multicenter study should be soon available and give more knowledge about these special peripheral arterial diseases...
  10. ncbi Anti-endothelial cell autoantibodies and soluble markers of endothelial cell dysfunction in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    J Rheumatol 30:1963-6. 2003
    ..To determine if anti-endothelial cell antibodies (AECA) and plasma markers of endothelial cell function are related to disease severity in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  11. ncbi [Measurement of arterial distensibility by the QKd method a new vascular marker]
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Rev Med Interne 23:308-11. 2002
    ..Distensibility is the ability of large elastic arteries to increase in diameter from diastole to systole. Pulse wave velocity (PWV) is one of the ways to measure this parameter. Several techniques, including QKd, are able to measure PWV...
  12. ncbi [Thoracic actinomycosis sensitive to amoxicillin]
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Rev Med Interne 23:1030-1. 2002
  13. ncbi [Cardiovascular involvement in systemic sclerosis]
    Joel Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    Ann Med Interne (Paris) 153:242-9. 2002
    ..While the involvement of middle-sized arteries of the hands is common, systemic sclerosis seems to be associated to an increased frequency of large-sized arteries disease...
  14. ncbi Clinical features of scleroderma patients with or without prior or current ischemic digital ulcers: post-hoc analysis of a nationwide multicenter cohort (ItinérAIR-Sclérodermie)
    Kiet Phong Tiev
    Service de Medecine Interne, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 36:1470-6. 2009
    ..This cross-sectional analysis of a large multicenter cohort compared the characteristics of SSc patients with prior or current digital ulcers with those never affected...
  15. ncbi Evolution of ambulatory measurement of blood pressure and parameters of arterial stiffness over a 1-year period in patients with systemic sclerosis: ERAMS study
    P Gosse
    Service de Cardiologie et Hypertension Artérielle et Service de Médecine Interne et Pathologie Vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1 rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux, France
    J Hum Hypertens 16:627-30. 2002
    ..In conclusion: determination of QKD(100-60) to assess arterial stiffness gives stable results over 1 year in patients with systemic sclerosis...
  16. ncbi [Digestive and thrombophilic vascular diseases]
    C Conri
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 33800 Bordeaux, France
    Rev Med Interne 23:32s-35s. 2002
  17. pmc Novel risk factors for premature peripheral arterial occlusive disease in non-diabetic patients: a case-control study
    Annie M Berard
    Service de Biochimie, CHU Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e37882. 2013
    ....
  18. doi The transport of high amounts of vascular endothelial growth factor by blood platelets underlines their potential contribution in systemic sclerosis angiogenesis
    Anne Solanilla
    INSERM U889, IFR 66, Bordeaux, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1036-44. 2009
    ..Serum VEGF is elevated in SSc patients but questions remain concerning the source of circulating VEGF. Here we investigated platelet activation and the role of platelets as a source of VEGF and other angiogenic mediators in this disease...
  19. ncbi Endothelial dysfunction during acute methionine load in hyperhomocysteinaemic patients
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 33075, Bordeaux, France
    Atherosclerosis 147:411-3. 1999
    ..Methionine load resulted in a significant increase in von Willebrand factor in both groups (P<0.02), suggesting that endothelial dysfunction occurs during the load...
  20. ncbi [Lower limb occlusive arteriopathy: retrospective analysis of 73 patients with onset before the age of 50 years]
    M Sauvanier
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, 1, rue Jean Burguet, 33075 Bordeaux
    J Mal Vasc 27:69-76. 2002
    ..Juvenile peripheral obstructive arterial diseases (POAD) have been poorly investigated but account for 1 to 7% of POAD. We analyzed retrospectively a cohort of patients with onset before the age of 50 years...
  21. ncbi Three months supplementation of hyperhomocysteinaemic patients with folic acid and vitamin B6 improves biological markers of endothelial dysfunction
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, Bordeaux, France
    Br J Haematol 107:776-8. 1999
    ..2). Von Willebrand factor was significantly raised after methionine load at baseline but did not significantly rise after supplementation...
  22. doi 2008 French national guidelines for the treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer: report from the working group
    Dominique Farge
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hopital Saint Louis, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris and INSERM U976, Paris VII University, France
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 73:31-46. 2010
    ....
  23. ncbi Clinical prediction of lower limb deep vein thrombosis in symptomatic hospitalized patients
    J Constans
    Service de médecine interne et pathologie vasculaire, Hôpital Saint André, Bordeaux, France
    Thromb Haemost 86:985-90. 2001
    ..A DVT was found in 76% patients with a score of 3 and in 11% in those with a score of 0. We therefore propose a 6-item score whose main advantages are simplicity and usefulness in routine practice...
  24. ncbi [Therapeutic intensification and autologous stem cell transplantation in autoimmune diseases]
    Z Marjanovic
    Service de Medecine Interne, Service de Greffe de Moelle, Hopital Saint Louis, 1, avenue Claude Vellefaux, 75010 Paris, France
    Presse Med 34:311-8. 2005
    ..A STUDY PROJECT IS PLANNED FOR MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS (Astims, Autologous Stem cell Transplantation International Multiple Sclerosis)...
  25. ncbi [High levels of factor VIIIc and risk of venous thrombosis: critical analysis of case-control studies]
    K Benjaber
    ISPED unité Inserm 330 université Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146, rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Cedex, Bordeaux, France
    Rev Med Interne 24:366-71. 2003
    ..The Leiden group has recently shown that the elevation of some coagulation factors level could also constitute a risk factor for deep venous thrombosis...