Romain Kessler

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [COPD: from early symptoms to chronic respiratory failure]
    Romain Kessler
    Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 67098 Strasbourg 2
    Rev Prat 54:1414-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of unattended automated titration to determine therapeutic continuous positive airway pressure in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Romain Kessler
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France
    Chest 123:704-10. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient understanding, detection, and experience of COPD exacerbations: an observational, interview-based study
    Romain Kessler
    Department of Pulmonology, Hôpital de Hautpierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Chest 130:133-42. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Sleep and COPD]
    R Kessler
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg
    Rev Mal Respir 23:7S62-7S64. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint [Non-apneic sleep-disordered breathing]
    R Kessler
    Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France
    Rev Mal Respir 24:669-72. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The obesity-hypoventilation syndrome revisited: a prospective study of 34 consecutive cases
    R Kessler
    Department of Pulmonology and Sleep Laboratory, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    Chest 120:369-76. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Symptom variability in patients with severe COPD: a pan-European cross-sectional study
    R Kessler
    Dept of PneumologyNouvel Hôpital Civil, Strasbourg 67000, France
    Eur Respir J 37:264-72. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary function tests in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Emmanuel Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, Nouvel Hopital Civil, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Presse Med 38:421-31. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and interstitial lung diseases
    Emmanuel Weitzenblum
    Department of Pulmonology, Nouvel Hopital Civil, 67091 Strasbourg, France
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 30:458-70. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Severe pulmonary hypertension and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Ari Chaouat
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Avenue Moliere, 67098 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:189-94. 2005

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint [COPD: from early symptoms to chronic respiratory failure]
    Romain Kessler
    Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 67098 Strasbourg 2
    Rev Prat 54:1414-8. 2004
    ..Each smoker has to be considered as potentially having COPD. Lung function measurements are required in these patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of unattended automated titration to determine therapeutic continuous positive airway pressure in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Romain Kessler
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France
    Chest 123:704-10. 2003
    ..The aims of the present study were to compare two different devices for automated titration and to verify if unattended automated titration is a feasible strategy to determine the therapeutic CPAP...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patient understanding, detection, and experience of COPD exacerbations: an observational, interview-based study
    Romain Kessler
    Department of Pulmonology, Hôpital de Hautpierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Chest 130:133-42. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to gain insight into patients' comprehension, recognition, and experience of exacerbations of COPD, and to explore the patient burden associated with these events...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Sleep and COPD]
    R Kessler
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg
    Rev Mal Respir 23:7S62-7S64. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint [Non-apneic sleep-disordered breathing]
    R Kessler
    Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France
    Rev Mal Respir 24:669-72. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The obesity-hypoventilation syndrome revisited: a prospective study of 34 consecutive cases
    R Kessler
    Department of Pulmonology and Sleep Laboratory, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    Chest 120:369-76. 2001
    ..We compare also OHS patients with a group of patients with the association of OSAS and COPD, also known as "overlap" patients...
  7. doi request reprint Symptom variability in patients with severe COPD: a pan-European cross-sectional study
    R Kessler
    Dept of PneumologyNouvel Hôpital Civil, Strasbourg 67000, France
    Eur Respir J 37:264-72. 2011
    ..Patient-perceived COPD symptoms vary over the day and the week, and impact on daily activities; morning being the worst time of day. The majority of patients appear not to adjust treatment when symptoms worsen...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary function tests in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Emmanuel Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, Nouvel Hopital Civil, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Presse Med 38:421-31. 2009
    ..Measurement of CO transfer capacity is recommended in the presence of emphysema; cardiopulmonary exercise testing (bicycle) is recommended before initiating exercise training...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and interstitial lung diseases
    Emmanuel Weitzenblum
    Department of Pulmonology, Nouvel Hopital Civil, 67091 Strasbourg, France
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 30:458-70. 2009
    ..New" vasodilator drugs have rarely been used in COPD and ILD patients exhibiting severe PH. In advanced ILD the presence of PH is a supplemental argument for considering lung transplantation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Severe pulmonary hypertension and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Ari Chaouat
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Avenue Moliere, 67098 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:189-94. 2005
    ..Severe pulmonary hypertension occurs occasionally in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but no detailed description of these patients is available...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and sleep apnea syndrome
    E Weitzenblum
    Department of Pulmonology, , France
    Sleep 15:S33-5. 1992
    ..We conclude that the risk of developing respiratory insufficiency and cor pulmonale is higher in overlap patients...
  12. doi request reprint Cough and sputum production are associated with frequent exacerbations and hospitalizations in COPD subjects
    Pierre Regis Burgel
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 27 rue du Faubourg St Jacques, Paris Cedex 14, France
    Chest 135:975-82. 2009
    ..Our objective was to identify features associated with chronic cough and sputum production in COPD subjects...
  13. doi request reprint Overlap syndrome: obstructive sleep apnea in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Emmanuel Weitzenblum
    Departement de Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaries de Strasbourg, France
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:237-41. 2008
    ..Patients who are markedly hypoxemic during daytime (Pa(O(2)) < 55-60 mm Hg) should be given conventional long-term O(2) therapy in addition to nocturnal ventilation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival in post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders with a dose-adjusted ACVBP regimen
    Cécile Fohrer
    Department of Haematology and Oncology, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Br J Haematol 134:602-12. 2006
    ..Forty-one (32%) infections were recorded in 26 (79%) patients. This study demonstrated that an individual dose-adjustment of ACVBP regimen was manageable in PTLD patients and favourably impacted on long-term survival...
  15. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of Fusarium proliferatum pneumonia with posaconazole in a lung transplant recipient
    Raoul Herbrecht
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 67098 Strasbourg, France
    J Heart Lung Transplant 23:1451-4. 2004
    ..Posaconazole may provide effective treatment for difficult-to-treat Fusarium infections...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plasma DNA microsatellite panel as sensitive and tumor-specific marker in lung cancer patients
    Michèle Beau-Faller
    Laboratoire de Biochimie et de Biologie Moĺculaire, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Int J Cancer 105:361-70. 2003
    ..Analysis of plasma DNA using this targeted panel could be a valuable noninvasive test and a useful tool to monitor disease progression without assessing the tumor...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bronchial carcinoid tumors of the thorax: spectrum of radiologic findings
    Mi Young Jeung
    Department of Radiology B, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France
    Radiographics 22:351-65. 2002
    ..Therefore, understanding the histologic, clinical, and radiologic features of bronchial carcinoids facilitates accurate diagnosis and helps optimize surgical planning...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer following previous extrapulmonary malignancy
    G Massard
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, F 67091, Strasbourg, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 18:524-8. 2000
    ..Having demonstrated a poor prognosis of operable lung cancer in patients with previous head and neck malignancies, we intended to evaluate prognosis of lung cancer in patients with a history of extrapulmonary and extracervical malignancies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic implications of a positive bronchial resection margin
    G Massard
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 17:557-65. 2000
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  20. ncbi request reprint [Obesity-hypoventilation syndrome]
    E Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, Pôle de Pathologie Thoracique, Hopital de Hautepierre, CHU de Strasbourg, France
    Rev Mal Respir 25:391-403. 2008
    ..It is defined as chronic alveolar hypoventilation (PaO2<70 mmHg, PaCO2 > or =45 mmHg) in obese patients (body mass index>30 kg/m2) who have no other respiratory disease explaining the hypoxemia-hypercapnia...
  21. doi request reprint [The Overlap Syndrome: association of COPD and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea]
    E Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, Nouvel Hopital Civil, CHU de Strasbourg, 1, Place de l Hopital, 67091 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Rev Mal Respir 27:329-40. 2010
    ..Patients who are markedly hypoxaemic during the daytime (PaO(2)<55-60 mmHg) should be given conventional long-term O(2) therapy in addition to nocturnal ventilation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Combined pancreatic islet-lung transplantation: a novel approach to the treatment of end-stage cystic fibrosis
    L Kessler
    Department of Diabetology, University Hospital, University of Strasbourg, France
    Am J Transplant 10:1707-12. 2010
    ..Pulmonary function remained satisfactory in all patients. In conclusion, our cases series shows that combined bilateral lung and pancreatic islet transplantation may be a viable therapeutic option for patients with end-stage CF and CFRD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Outcome of COPD patients with mild daytime hypoxaemia with or without sleep-related oxygen desaturation
    A Chaouat
    Dept of Pneumology, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    Eur Respir J 17:848-55. 2001
    ..Such isolated nocturnal hypoxaemia or sleep-related worsening of moderate daytime hypoxaemia does not appear to favour the development of pulmonary hypertension, nor to lead to worsening of daytime blood gases...
  24. ncbi request reprint Etoposide phosphate with carboplatin in the treatment of elderly patients with small-cell lung cancer: a phase II study
    E Quoix
    Pulmonology Unit, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    Ann Oncol 12:957-62. 2001
    ..We conducted a study to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of a combination therapy with carboplatin (C) and etoposide phosphate (EP) in elderly patients with Small-Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Local control of disease and survival following bronchoplastic lobectomy for non-small cell lung cancer
    G Massard
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique and Institut de Pathologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:276-82. 1999
    ..This study was designed to determine whether bronchoplastic resection could be an alternative to pneumonectomy in patients with operable primary lung cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary hypertension associated with disorders of the respiratory system]
    A Chaouat
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg
    Presse Med 34:1465-74. 2005
    ..Oxygen therapy (at least 16 h/day) is currently the best treatment for this type of pulmonary arterial hypertension...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Physiological functional tests to evaluate pulmonary arterial hypertension]
    A Chaouat
    Departement de Pneumologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Strasbourg, France
    Rev Mal Respir 22:991-7. 2005
    ..Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a rare and complex disease, which requires careful diagnostic evaluation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Correlation between high-resolution computed tomography findings and lung function in pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Matthieu Canuet
    Department of Pneumology, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    Respiration 74:640-6. 2007
    ..The correlation between high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) findings and lung function have not been studied in depth...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Emmanuel Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, Nouvel Hopital Civil, 67091 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 81:390-8. 2013
    ..Patients with severe PH should be referred to a specialist PH centre where the possibility of inclusion in a controlled clinical trial should be considered...
  30. pmc Disseminated Trichosporon mycotoxinivorans, Aspergillus fumigatus, and Scedosporium apiospermum coinfection after lung and liver transplantation in a cystic fibrosis patient
    Sandrine Hirschi
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    J Clin Microbiol 50:4168-70. 2012
    ..We report the first case of a disseminated fatal infection with T. mycotoxinivorans associated with invasive Aspergillus fumigatus and Scedosporium apiospermum infection after lung and liver transplantation in a cystic fibrosis patient...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Alveolar hypoventilation in the obese: the obesity-hypoventilation syndrome]
    E Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital de Hautepierre, 67098 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Rev Pneumol Clin 58:83-90. 2002
    ..It should be recalled that the term Pickwickian syndrome designates obesity-hypoventilation syndrome (with or without obstructive apnea) and not obstructive sleep apnea syndrome...
  32. doi request reprint 18F-FDG PET/CT in sarcoidosis management: review and report of 20 cases
    Jean Jacques Braun
    Service ORL, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 67098, Strasbourg, France
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35:1537-43. 2008
    ..To evaluate the interest of (18)F-fluoro-2-deoxy-D: -glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography ((18)F-FDG PET/CT) for diagnosis and therapeutic follow-up of patients with sarcoidosis...
  33. ncbi request reprint [When should patients be referred by the physician to the lung transplant team? Patient selection, indications, timing of referral and preparation for lung transplantation]
    M Reynaud-Gaubert
    Service de Pneumologie, CHU Sainte Marguerite, Marseille, France
    Rev Mal Respir 25:1251-9. 2008
    ..Appropriate patients who have good chance of survival with transplantation should be identified carefully...
  34. ncbi request reprint "Natural history" of pulmonary hypertension in a series of 131 patients with chronic obstructive lung disease
    R Kessler
    Service de Pneumologie, , , 67 200 Strasbourg, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:219-24. 2001
    ..However, in individual cases, the models of linear or logistic regression do not allow a pertinent prediction of the level of Ppa or the presence of PH at the second right heart catheterization...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Long-term oxygen therapy for chronic respiratory failure. Rationale, indications, modalities]
    E Weitzenblum
    Service de Pneumologie, hôpital universitaire de Strasbourg, 67098 Strasbourg Cedex, France
    Rev Pneumol Clin 58:195-212. 2002
    ..Patient compliance is however often insufficient. In addition to education, the best way to improve patient participation is to strive for improved quality of life with oxygen therapy (portable device, liquid oxygen) in these patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Allelic imbalance at loci containing FGFR, FGF, c-Met and HGF candidate genes in non-small cell lung cancer sub-types, implication for progression
    M Beau-Faller
    Laboratoire de Biochimie et de Biologie Moleculaire, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 67000 Strasbourg, France
    Eur J Cancer 39:2538-47. 2003
    ..Finally, alterations at loci containing FGFR and HGF candidate genes were inversely correlated to the lymph node status in SQC and ADC, respectively...
  37. doi request reprint [Thoracic impairment from familial Mediterranean fever: review of the literature and a case study]
    G Wirtz
    Service de Pneumologie, CHU de Strasbourg, 1, Place de l Hopital, 67000, Strasbourg, France
    Rev Pneumol Clin 65:313-7. 2009
    ..The authors also discuss the association of mesothelioma and FMF. Colchicine is successfully used in the treatment of FMF...
  38. doi request reprint Continuous glucose monitoring in cystic fibrosis patients according to the glucose tolerance
    F Moreau
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
    Horm Metab Res 40:502-6. 2008
    ..CGMS could be a useful tool for the early detection of hyperglycemia in patients with CF...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Use of linezolid for the treatment of lung infections in adults with cystic fibrosis]
    D Betton
    Service de Pharmacie, Hopital de Hautepierre, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Avenue Moliere, 67097 Strasbourg Cedex
    Rev Pneumol Clin 62:374-8. 2006
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Combined pancreatic islet-lung transplantation with islet percutaneous portal embolization in cystic fibrosis
    Laurence Kessler
    Transplantation 85:1670-1. 2008