Bertrand Guidet

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Climate and cultural aspects in intensive care units
    Bertrand Guidet
    INSERM, Unité de Recherche en Épidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation U707, Paris, F 75012, France
    Crit Care 15:312. 2011
  2. pmc Specific antioxidant properties of human serum albumin
    Myriam Taverna
    Université Paris Sud Faculté de Pharmacie, 92290, Chatenay Malabry, France
    Ann Intensive Care 3:4. 2013
  3. pmc Should fresh blood be recommended for intensive care patients?
    Bertrand Guidet
    INSERM, Unité de Recherche en Epidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
    Crit Care 14:158. 2010
  4. doi request reprint [Field 3. Structural and managerial skills for improvement in safety practice. French-speaking Society of Intensive Care. French Society of Anesthesia and Resuscitation]
    B Guidet
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, AP HP, 184, rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 27:e65-70. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The COASST study: cost-effectiveness of albumin in severe sepsis and septic shock
    Bertrand Guidet
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, UMR S707, Paris, F 75012, France
    J Crit Care 22:197-203. 2007
  6. pmc A balanced view of balanced solutions
    Bertrand Guidet
    INSERM, Unité de Recherche en Épidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation U707, Paris F 75012, France
    Crit Care 14:325. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of routine and on-demand prescription of chest radiographs in mechanically ventilated adults: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, two-period crossover study
    Gilles Hejblum
    U707, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France
    Lancet 374:1687-93. 2009
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of activated protein C in real-life clinical practice
    Jean Francois Dhainaut
    Department of Intensive Care, Cochin Port Royal University Hospital, AP HP, Rene Descartes University, Paris 5, Paris, France
    Crit Care 11:R99. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Influence of ICU case-volume on the management and hospital outcomes of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease*
    Martin Dres
    Service de Pneumologie et Soins Intensifs Respiratoires, groupe hospitalier Cochin Broca, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, University Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 41:1884-92. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Improvement in the prognosis of cirrhotic patients admitted to an intensive care unit, a retrospective study
    Arnaud Galbois
    AP HP, Saint Antoine Hospital, Medical Intensive Care Unit, 184 rue du Faubourg, Saint Antoine, Paris Cedex 12, France
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:897-904. 2012

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Publications58

  1. pmc Climate and cultural aspects in intensive care units
    Bertrand Guidet
    INSERM, Unité de Recherche en Épidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation U707, Paris, F 75012, France
    Crit Care 15:312. 2011
    ..Then, we show how the ICU culture can be measured, and summarise research on the culture-performance relationship in ICUs...
  2. pmc Specific antioxidant properties of human serum albumin
    Myriam Taverna
    Université Paris Sud Faculté de Pharmacie, 92290, Chatenay Malabry, France
    Ann Intensive Care 3:4. 2013
    ..To conclude, we discuss the implication of this recent literature for future clinical trials using albumin as a drug and for elucidating the effects of HSA infusion in critically ill patients...
  3. pmc Should fresh blood be recommended for intensive care patients?
    Bertrand Guidet
    INSERM, Unité de Recherche en Epidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
    Crit Care 14:158. 2010
    ..The rationale is strong and the potential benefit of fresh blood is substantial...
  4. doi request reprint [Field 3. Structural and managerial skills for improvement in safety practice. French-speaking Society of Intensive Care. French Society of Anesthesia and Resuscitation]
    B Guidet
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, AP HP, 184, rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 27:e65-70. 2008
    ..The volume-outcome relationship has been demonstrated across a wide range of medical and surgical procedures. On average, higher volume is associated with higher quality and better outcome...
  5. ncbi request reprint The COASST study: cost-effectiveness of albumin in severe sepsis and septic shock
    Bertrand Guidet
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, UMR S707, Paris, F 75012, France
    J Crit Care 22:197-203. 2007
    ..The cost-effectiveness of albumin-based fluid support in patients with severe sepsis is not known...
  6. pmc A balanced view of balanced solutions
    Bertrand Guidet
    INSERM, Unité de Recherche en Épidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation U707, Paris F 75012, France
    Crit Care 14:325. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of routine and on-demand prescription of chest radiographs in mechanically ventilated adults: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, two-period crossover study
    Gilles Hejblum
    U707, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France
    Lancet 374:1687-93. 2009
    ..By comparison between routine and on-demand strategies, we aimed to establish which strategy was more efficient and effective for optimum patient care...
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of activated protein C in real-life clinical practice
    Jean Francois Dhainaut
    Department of Intensive Care, Cochin Port Royal University Hospital, AP HP, Rene Descartes University, Paris 5, Paris, France
    Crit Care 11:R99. 2007
    ..We evaluated the cost-effectiveness of rhAPC in patients with severe sepsis and multiple organ failure in real-life intensive care practice...
  9. doi request reprint Influence of ICU case-volume on the management and hospital outcomes of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease*
    Martin Dres
    Service de Pneumologie et Soins Intensifs Respiratoires, groupe hospitalier Cochin Broca, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, University Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 41:1884-92. 2013
    ..To study the relationship between case-volume and the use of noninvasive ventilation during acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in ICUs...
  10. doi request reprint Improvement in the prognosis of cirrhotic patients admitted to an intensive care unit, a retrospective study
    Arnaud Galbois
    AP HP, Saint Antoine Hospital, Medical Intensive Care Unit, 184 rue du Faubourg, Saint Antoine, Paris Cedex 12, France
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:897-904. 2012
    ..To examine how the outcomes of cirrhotic patients admitted to an ICU have changed over time...
  11. doi request reprint Cirrhotic patients in the medical intensive care unit: early prognosis and long-term survival
    Vincent Das
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 38:2108-16. 2010
    ..To reassess the prognosis of patients with cirrhosis admitted to the intensive care unit...
  12. doi request reprint Prediction of evolution toward brain death upon admission to ICU in comatose patients with spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage using simple signs
    Arnaud Galbois
    AP HP, Hopital Saint Antoine, Service de Reanimation Medicale, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Transpl Int 26:517-26. 2013
    ..Simple signs at ICU admission can predict BD in comatose patients with ICH and could increase the potential for organ donation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Selection of intensive care unit admission criteria for patients aged 80 years and over and compliance of emergency and intensive care unit physicians with the selected criteria: An observational, multicenter, prospective study
    Maite Garrouste-Orgeas
    Saint Joseph Hospital Network, Medical Chirurgical ICU, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 37:2919-28. 2009
    ..To describe intensive care unit referral decisions by emergency room physicians in patients aged > or =80 yrs...
  14. pmc Comparison of superior vena cava and femoroiliac vein pressure according to intra-abdominal pressure
    Hafid Ait-Oufella
    AP HP, Hopital Saint Antoine, Service de Reanimation Medicale, Paris, 75571 cedex 12, France
    Ann Intensive Care 2:21. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  15. ncbi request reprint Mortality among patients admitted to intensive care units during weekday day shifts compared with "off" hours
    Charles Edouard Luyt
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Institut de Cardiologie, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 35:3-11. 2007
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Colorimetric capnography, a new procedure to ensure correct feeding tube placement in the intensive care unit: an evaluation of a local protocol
    Arnaud Galbois
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine AP HP, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75571, Paris Cedex 12, France
    J Crit Care 26:411-4. 2011
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Femoral venous catheter: a misleading cause of gas in the liver
    Arnaud Galbois
    AP HP, Hopital Saint Antoine, Service de Reanimation Medicale, Inserm UMR_S 938, CdR Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 39:2447-51. 2011
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint How to identify patients with no risk for postextubation stridor?
    Eric Maury
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Unité INSERM U 444, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    J Crit Care 19:23-8. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Incidence and impact of organ dysfunctions associated with sepsis
    Bertrand Guidet
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, 184, rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
    Chest 127:942-51. 2005
    ..To study the incidence and severity of organ dysfunction associated with sepsis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of patients aged 80 years and over admitted in medical intensive care unit
    Ariane Boumendil
    INSERM U444, Hopital Saint Antoine, 184, rue du Fbg Saint Antoine, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:647-54. 2004
    ..To determine the prognostic indicators of long-term survival after admission to a medical intensive care unit (MICU) for patients aged 80 years and over. DESIGN. Prospective cohort study...
  21. doi request reprint Pleural ultrasound compared with chest radiographic detection of pneumothorax resolution after drainage
    Arnaud Galbois
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, AP HP, Paris, France
    Chest 138:648-55. 2010
    ..The aim of this prospective double-blind observational study was to assess PU accuracy during pneumothorax follow-up after drainage...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of drotrecogin alfa (activated) in the treatment of severe sepsis with multiple organ failure
    Lionel Riou Franca
    REES, Paris, France
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 22:101-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the expected cost and clinical benefits associated with the use of drotrecogin alfa (activated) (Xigris; Eli Lilly and Company; Indianapolis, IN) in the French hospital setting...
  23. ncbi request reprint Treatment intensity and outcome of patients aged 80 and older in intensive care units: a multicenter matched-cohort study
    Ariane Boumendil
    INSERM U444, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:88-93. 2005
    ..To determine whether patients aged 80 and older have similar treatment intensity to that of younger patients in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  24. pmc An integrated approach for prescribing fewer chest x-rays in the ICU
    Vincent Ioos
    UPMC Univ Paris 06, UMR_S 707, Paris F 75012, France
    Ann Intensive Care 1:4. 2011
    ..The combination of the emblematic examples presented in this review supports an integrated global approach for decreasing the number of CXRs ordered in the ICU...
  25. pmc Continuous insulin administration via complex central venous catheter infusion tubing is another risk factor for blood glucose imbalance. A retrospective study
    Eric Maury
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, Paris, 75571, France
    Ann Intensive Care 2:16. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  26. doi request reprint Colorimetric capnography to ensure correct nasogastric tube position
    Pascal Meyer
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75571 Cedex 12 Paris, France
    J Crit Care 24:231-5. 2009
    ..We evaluate a procedure, combining colorimetric capnography with epigastric auscultation, to ensure nasogastric (NG) feeding tube correct position without any radiograph...
  27. ncbi request reprint Renal cortical necrosis related to paraneoplastic antiphospholipid syndrome
    Cecile Vigneau
    Intensive Care Unit, St Antoine Hospital, Paris, France
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:1072-4. 2006
    ..This case describes the first association of antiphospholipid syndrome to epidermoid lung cancer, shown by cortical bilateral necrosis. It also emphasizes the utility of renal biopsy in case of an unusual acute renal failure...
  28. doi request reprint Impact of case volume on survival of septic shock in patients with malignancies
    Benjamin Zuber
    Réanimation Médicale, Hopital Cochin, Réanimation Médicale, AP HP, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 40:55-62. 2012
    ..In a large multicenter cohort of septic shock patients with hematologic malignancies and solid tumors, we assessed the temporal trend in survival and the prognostic factors, with particular emphasis on case volume...
  29. doi request reprint Results of short-term training of naïve physicians in focused general ultrasonography in an intensive-care unit
    Ludivine Chalumeau-Lemoine
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 35:1767-71. 2009
    ..To evaluate limited training of ICU physicians without knowledge of ultrasound in performing basic general ultrasonography...
  30. ncbi request reprint Current epidemiology of septic shock: the CUB-Réa Network
    Djillali Annane
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Raymond Poincare, Faculte de Medecine Paris Ile de France Ouest, Université de Versaille Saint Quentinen Yvelinnes, 104, Boulevard Raymond Poincare, 92380 Garches, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:165-72. 2003
    ..The frequency of septic shock is increasing with more multiresistant strains. Its crude mortality rate is decreasing, but patients with septic shock still have a high excess risk of death than critically ill patients who are nonseptic...
  31. doi request reprint Impact of organizational culture on preventability assessment of selected adverse events in the ICU: evaluation of morbidity and mortality conferences
    Iris Pelieu
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, 20 40 rue Leblanc, 75908, Paris Cedex, France
    Intensive Care Med 39:1214-20. 2013
    ..To determine whether organizational culture is associated with preventability assessment of reported adverse events (AE) in intensive care units (ICU)...
  32. doi request reprint The 2003 heat wave in France: hydratation status changes in older inpatients
    Adrien Kettaneh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 184 rue du Fbg Saint Antoine, 75571, Paris Cedex 12, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:517-24. 2010
    ..27) than in 2000-2002 (HR 1.64) or 2004-2006 (HR 1.77) (P = 0.04). So, since the 2003 heat wave, significant shifts in prevalence of intracellular hydration disorders indicate behavioral changes with positive impact on hydration status...
  33. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of first-line rituximab in severe, acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura with a suboptimal response to plasma exchange. Experience of the French Thrombotic Microangiopathies Reference Center
    Antoine Froissart
    Service d Hématologie Clinique et de Thérapie Cellulaire, AP HP, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, UPMC Univ Paris 6, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 40:104-11. 2012
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of rituximab in adults responding poorly to standard treatment for severe autoimmune thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura...
  34. ncbi request reprint Variation in natriuretic peptides and mitral flow indexes during successful ventilatory weaning: a preliminary study
    Hafid Ait-Oufella
    Réanimation Médicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75571, and Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris Cedex 12, France
    Intensive Care Med 33:1183-6. 2007
    ..To assess the cardiac consequences of successful respiratory weaning using the variations of circulating B-type and atrial natriuretic peptides (BNP, ANP) and Doppler mitral flow...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic low-molecular-weight heparin: prescription practice in an intensive care unit
    Patrick Tilleul
    APHP Pharmacie, Hopital Saint Antoine, 75571 Paris cx 12, France
    J Crit Care 21:173-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to review the use of low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) in a medical intensive care unit...
  36. ncbi request reprint A web-based Delphi study on the indications of chest radiographs for patients in ICUs
    Gilles Hejblum
    U707, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Chest 133:1107-12. 2008
    ..The opinions of intensivists about ordering CXRs have not been reported. Comparing these opinions to established guidelines and identifying situations where opinions diverge in the absence of guidelines are of considerable interest...
  37. ncbi request reprint 'Indolent' Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia and a cerebrospinal fluid protein level of 16 g/L
    Laurent Garderet
    Department of Hematology, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    Eur J Haematol 77:80-2. 2006
    ..Very rarely, it is due to a central nervous system localization, the so-called Bing Neel Syndrome. We report a patient with an 'indolent' systemic disease and surprisingly a concomitant major CNS involvement...
  38. ncbi request reprint Sonography as an alternative to radiography for nasogastric feeding tube location
    Cecile Vigneau
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75571, Paris Cedex 12, France
    Intensive Care Med 31:1570-2. 2005
    ..To evaluate bedside sonographic confirmation of weighted-tip nasogastric feeding tube position, by comparison to radiography...
  39. pmc Variability of intensive care admission decisions for the very elderly
    Ariane Boumendil
    Unité de Recherche en Épidémiologie Systèmes d Information et Modélisation U707, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e34387. 2012
    ..In France, the likelihood that a very elderly person will be admitted to an ICU varies widely from one hospital to another. Influence of intensive care admission on patients' outcome remains unclear...
  40. 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...
  41. doi request reprint Prognostic scores for cirrhotic patients admitted to an intensive care unit: which consequences for liver transplantation?
    Arnaud Galbois
    AP HP, Hopital Saint Antoine, Service de Reanimation Medicale, 75012 Paris, France UPMC, université Paris 06, Sorbonne Universités, 75006 Paris, France INSERM, UMR_S 938, CdR Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France Electronic address
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 37:455-66. 2013
    ..The validation of the CLIF-SOFA score in critically ill cirrhotic patients admitted to ICU and its usefulness to identify patients who could benefit from LT should be the next steps. ..
  42. ncbi request reprint Circulating endotoxin and antiendotoxin antibodies during severe sepsis and septic shock
    Eric Maury
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Unité INSERM U 444, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    J Crit Care 18:115-20. 2003
    ..This increase in IgM antibody levels could be attributed to a reactivation of the immune system...
  43. doi request reprint High prevalence of infectious events in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and genetic relationship with toll-like receptor 9 polymorphisms: experience of the French Thrombotic Microangiopathies Reference Center
    Marjolaine Morgand
    Service d Hematologie, Centre de référence des microangiopathies thrombotiques, Hopital Saint Antoine, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France Service de Réanimation Polyvalente, hôpitaux universitaires de l est parisien, AP HP et UPMC Univ Paris 06, Paris, France Inserm U1009, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France Laboratoire Jean Dausset d Immunologie et d Histocompatibilité and INSERM, AP HP, UMRS 940, Paris, France Service d Immunopathologie, Service de Reanimation, Hopital Saint Louis, Universite Paris 7 Denis Diderot, Paris, France Service de réanimation médicale, Hopital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France Service de Néphrologie, Hopital Maison Blanche, Reims, France Service de Néphrologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Lille, France Service d Hémaphérèse, Service de Medecine Interne, Hopital de la Conception, Marseille, France Service de Néphrologie, Centre Hospitalier de Valenciennes, Valenciennes, France Service de Néphrologie Médecine Interne, Hopital Sud, UK
    Transfusion 54:389-97. 2014
    ..Infectious events have been reported as major environmental triggers of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP). We detail here the potential association between infections and TTP...
  44. ncbi request reprint Biopsy-proven anuric acute tubular necrosis associated with vancomycin and one dose of aminoside
    Harry Sokol
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital St Antoine, Paris
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:1921-2. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Systemic candidiasis in intensive care units: a multicenter, matched-cohort study
    Ghislaine Leleu
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Saint Louis, Vellefaux, Paris, France
    J Crit Care 17:168-75. 2002
    ..To determine the impact of systemic candidiasis on the mortality and length of hospital stay of intensive care unit (ICU) patients and the associated workload...
  46. ncbi request reprint Should elderly patients be admitted to the intensive care unit?
    Ariane Boumendil
    Faculté de médecine St Antoine, INSERM, U707, 27 rue de Chaligny, 75012, Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 33:1252-62. 2007
    ..This justifies further studies that encompass several aspects, such as the initial triage process and the long-term prognosis (mortality, autonomy and quality of life)...
  47. pmc Predictive features of severe acquired ADAMTS13 deficiency in idiopathic thrombotic microangiopathies: the French TMA reference center experience
    Paul Coppo
    Service d Hématologie et de Thérapie Cellulaire, AP HP, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e10208. 2010
    ..3%, sensitivity of 98.8%, and specificity of 48.1%. Our criteria should be useful to identify rapidly newly diagnosed patients with an acquired ADAMTS13 deficiency to better tailor treatment for different pathophysiological groups...
  48. pmc The challenge of admitting the very elderly to intensive care
    Yên Lan Nguyen
    Centre d Epidemiologie Clinique, Hopital Hotel Dieu, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Ann Intensive Care 1:29. 2011
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus-associated thrombotic microangiopathies: clinical characteristics and outcome according to ADAMTS13 activity
    S Malak
    Service d Hématologie et de Thérapie Cellulaire, AP HP, Hôpital Saint Antoine and UPMC Université Paris 06, Paris, France
    Scand J Immunol 68:337-44. 2008
    ..04). In conclusion, HIV-associated TMA with severe ADAMTS13 deficiency have less AIDS-related complications and a higher CD4(+) T cell count. TMA prognosis is better and comparable to this of idiopathic forms...
  50. ncbi request reprint Osmolar gap hyponatremia in critically ill patients: evidence for the sick cell syndrome?
    Jean Guglielminotti
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Crit Care Med 30:1051-5. 2002
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint SAPS II revisited
    Philippe Aegerter
    Department of Biostatistics, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Boulogne, France
    Intensive Care Med 31:416-23. 2005
    ..To construct and validate an update of the Simplified Acute Physiology Score II (SAPS II) for the evaluation of clinical performance of Intensive Care Units (ICU)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Culture, organization, and management in intensive care: construction and validation of a multidimensional questionnaire
    Etienne Minvielle
    Center for Health Economics and Administration Research INSERM U 537 CNRS Esa 8052, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    J Crit Care 20:126-38. 2005
    ..The objective of this study is to develop and validate a questionnaire designed to assess the culture, organization, and management of intensive care units...
  53. ncbi request reprint Assessing medical students' clinical sciences knowledge in France: a collaboration between the NBME and a consortium of French medical schools
    Andre F De Champlain
    National Board of Medical Examiners, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Acad Med 78:509-17. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a French multiple-choice (MC) examination using the National Board of Medical Examiners' (NBME) expertise and materials...
  54. doi request reprint Assessing organizational performance in intensive care units: a French experience
    Etienne Minvielle
    Centre for Medical Research, Medicine, Health and Society INSERM U750 CNRS 8169, 94276 Le Kremlin Bicetre Cedex, France
    J Crit Care 23:236-44. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to assess and to explain variation of organizational performance in intensive care units (ICUs)...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Transposition of an American-designed comprehensive medical student examination within the framework of the forthcoming French nationwide comprehensive examination. A preliminary study]
    Jean Paul Fournier
    Faculté de Médecine de Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
    Ann Med Interne (Paris) 154:148-56. 2003
    ..If these preliminary results are replicated, the MCQ format might be a more defendable and sensible alternative to the proposed essay questions...
  56. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in intensive care: results from the multinational Sentinel Events Evaluation (SEE) study
    Andreas Valentin
    KA Rudolfstiftung, II Medical Department, Juchgasse 25, 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Intensive Care Med 32:1591-8. 2006
    ..To assess on a multinational level the prevalence and corresponding factors of selected unintended events that compromise patient safety (sentinel events) in intensive care units (ICUs)...
  57. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of renal failure in a liver transplant recipient
    Elodie Mazoyer
    J Crit Care 19:198. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Elderly patients and intensive care medicine
    Ariane Boumendil
    Intensive Care Med 32:965-7. 2006