- Influence of overweight on ICU mortality: a prospective studyCyril Goulenok
Service de Reanimation Medicale, hôpital Cochin Port Royal, Paris, France
Chest 125:1441-5. 2004..We conducted a prospective study in order to examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and mortality among these patients...
- Risk of post-traumatic stress symptoms in family members of intensive care unit patientsElie Azoulay
Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:987-94. 2005..Intensive care unit (ICU) admission of a relative is a stressful event that may cause symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
- Increased plasma levels of soluble triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 1 and procalcitonin after cardiac surgery and cardiac arrest without infectionMinou Adib-Conquy
Cytokines and Inflammation Unit, Institute Pasteur, Paris, France
Shock 28:406-10. 2007..In conclusion, sTREM-1 and PCT are not specific for infection and can increase markedly in acute inflammation without infection...