F Lapostolle

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Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of the use of conventional and prewired electrodes for electrocardiography in an emergency setting: the spaghetti study
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 125 rue de Stalingrad, Bobigny, France
    Ann Emerg Med 57:357-61. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint [Thromboembolic events related to travel, with the train too]
    Frédéric Lapostoll
    SAMU 93, UPRES 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, 125 rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Presse Med 33:453-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [Impact of the law of the 4 March 2002 relative to patients' rights on request for medical information received in a medical dispatching center and mobile intensive care unit (Samu 93)]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 23:465-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Basic cardiac life support providers checking the carotid pulse: performance, degree of conviction, and influencing factors
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Acad Emerg Med 11:878-80. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint [Victims of fall from height. Study of 287 patients and determination of clinical prognostic factors]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA34 09, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 23:689-93. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [Peripheral venous placement: evaluation of guidelines respect in prehospital setting]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, UPRES 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 24:31-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Measurement of carbon monoxide in simulated expired breath
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93 EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Resuscitation 64:201-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Determination of early markers of a sanitary event. The example of the heat wave of August 2003 at the Samu 93-centre 15 in France]
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 1256 route de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Presse Med 34:199-202. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Intravenous fluid temperature management by infrared thermometer
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:174-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of hand-held ultrasound devices in out-of-hospital diagnosis performed by emergency physicians
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, UPRES 3409, Universite Paris XIII, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:237-42. 2006

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of the use of conventional and prewired electrodes for electrocardiography in an emergency setting: the spaghetti study
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 125 rue de Stalingrad, Bobigny, France
    Ann Emerg Med 57:357-61. 2011
    ..We compare the quality of ECG recordings obtained with conventional and prewired electrodes in an emergency setting...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Thromboembolic events related to travel, with the train too]
    Frédéric Lapostoll
    SAMU 93, UPRES 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, 125 rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Presse Med 33:453-5. 2004
    ..The risk of thromboembolic events related to travel is not exclusively due to air travel. We report the case of a patient who presented pulmonary embolism after prolonged train travel...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Impact of the law of the 4 March 2002 relative to patients' rights on request for medical information received in a medical dispatching center and mobile intensive care unit (Samu 93)]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 23:465-7. 2004
    ..Law of the 4 March 2002 allowed patient's access to his medical record. This law could increase the number of requests in medical dispatching centers and prehospital intensive care units...
  4. ncbi request reprint Basic cardiac life support providers checking the carotid pulse: performance, degree of conviction, and influencing factors
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Acad Emerg Med 11:878-80. 2004
    ..The American Heart Association recently abolished the carotid pulse check during cardiopulmonary resuscitation for lay rescuers, but not for health care providers...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Victims of fall from height. Study of 287 patients and determination of clinical prognostic factors]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA34 09, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 23:689-93. 2004
    ..Fall from height is a common cause of severe blunt urban trauma but this mechanism of trauma is poorly documented...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Peripheral venous placement: evaluation of guidelines respect in prehospital setting]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, UPRES 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 24:31-5. 2005
    ..Respect of guidelines for peripheral venous placement has never been studied in prehospital setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Measurement of carbon monoxide in simulated expired breath
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93 EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Resuscitation 64:201-4. 2005
    ..This technique has been validated in smokers with relatively low CO concentrations, but its applicability to poisoning has not been demonstrated...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Determination of early markers of a sanitary event. The example of the heat wave of August 2003 at the Samu 93-centre 15 in France]
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 1256 route de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Presse Med 34:199-202. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine, a posteriori, the parameters detecting an event in a French medical emergency dispatching centre (SAMU)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intravenous fluid temperature management by infrared thermometer
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:174-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of an IR thermometer in measuring temperature of warmed and cooled infusion fluids in fluid bags...
  10. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of hand-held ultrasound devices in out-of-hospital diagnosis performed by emergency physicians
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, UPRES 3409, Universite Paris XIII, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:237-42. 2006
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of ultrasonographic examinations as a diagnostic tool for emergency physicians in out-of-hospital settings...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of patients' knowledge regarding counsels provided in case of chest pain after an acute myocardial infarction]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 99:1173-7. 2006
    ..an early call to the department of urgent medical assistance--Center 15 (SAMU-centre 15) is associated to shortest delays of reperfusion in case of myocardial infarction. However, patients are not always aware of this...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of peripheral venous access difficulty in emergency care
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hôpital Avicenne APHP, 125 rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Intensive Care Med 33:1452-7. 2007
    ..We examined whether criteria related to patient characteristics, underlying disease, devices, or environment were associated with difficult peripheral intravenous access...
  13. doi request reprint Assessment of digoxin antibody use in patients with elevated serum digoxin following chronic or acute exposure
    Frederic Lapostolle
    Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Intensive Care Med 34:1448-53. 2008
    ..To evaluate the use of antidotal therapy in patients with an elevated digitalis concentration following chronic or acute exposure...
  14. doi request reprint Digoxin-specific Fab fragments as single first-line therapy in digitalis poisoning
    Frederic Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Crit Care Med 36:3014-8. 2008
    ..A previous study suggested that Fab fragments prescribed as first-line therapy might improve mortality rate. Our objective was to evaluate this approach...
  15. ncbi request reprint Stroke associated with pulmonary embolism after air travel
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, UPRES 34 09, Universite Paris XIII, Bobigny, France
    Neurology 60:1983-5. 2003
    ..Thromboembolic stroke and patent foramen ovale were diagnosed in four patients with pulmonary embolus...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of carbon monoxide in expired breath in prehospital management of carbon monoxide intoxication]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 20:10-5. 2001
    ..Carbon monoxide detectors are currently used by the French prehospital medical teams. These detectors can also be used to measure expired breath carbon monoxide concentration. The interest of this measurement has never been studied...
  17. ncbi request reprint Severe pulmonary embolism associated with air travel
    F Lapostolle
    Service d Aide Médicale Urgente 93, Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris XIII, Bobigny, France
    N Engl J Med 345:779-83. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the duration of air travel is related to the risk of pulmonary embolism...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Automated external defibrillator use during cardiopulmonary resuscitation during flight]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 93009, Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 22:235-7. 2003
    ..Despite an increasing AED availability, survival after cardiac arrest during flight remains exceptional...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Acute involuntary intoxication with gamma-hydroxybutyric acid]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 93009 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 20:485-7. 2001
    ..Its consumption is current in the United States for body-builders. Poisoning was involuntary, due to a dilution mistake. Toxicological analysis assessed this diagnostic. Such poisoning is exceptional in France...
  20. ncbi request reprint Radiopacity of clomipramine conglomerations and unsuccessful endoscopy: report of 4 cases
    F Lapostolle
    Medical and Toxicological Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 38:477-82. 2000
    ..Tablet conglomerations are also variably radiopaque. We report 4 cases of clomipramine poisoning associated with formation of radiopaque masses, believed to be clomipramine, in the area of the stomach...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Availability of antidotes in French emergency medical aid units]
    F Lapostolle
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 125, route de Stalingrad, F93009 Bobigny
    Presse Med 30:159-62. 2001
    ..To study the availability of antidotes in French emergency medical aid units (SAMU)...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Emergency ambulance management of acute pain in children: a national survey]
    M Galinski
    SAMU 93 EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris 13, 125 rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny Cedex 93, France
    Presse Med 34:1126-8. 2005
    ..To assess the knowledge and skills of physicians staffing mobile intensive care units (emergency ambulances) in the management of severe acute pain in children...
  23. ncbi request reprint [National survey of emergency management of acute pain in prehospital setting]
    M Galinski
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris XIII, 125, route de Stalingrad, 93006 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 23:1149-54. 2004
    ..Assessment of skill of physicians staffed Mobile Intensive Care Units (MICU) in severe acute pain (SAP) management...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Organization of medical rescue during catastrophes with limited effects occurring in urban areas]
    F Adnet
    SAMU 93, UPRES UA 34 09, Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris XIII, 93009 Bobigny Cedex, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 22:5-11. 2003
    ..The goal of this work was to study the availability of on site medical help and the real needs.Study design - Retrospective survey...
  25. ncbi request reprint Complication profiles of adult asthmatics requiring paralysis during mechanical ventilation
    F Adnet
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris XIII, 93009 Bobigny Cedex, France
    Intensive Care Med 27:1729-36. 2001
    ..To assess the characteristics and the incidence of morbidity of intubated asthmatic patients who received long-term paralysis...
  26. ncbi request reprint In-hospital and long-term prognosis of elderly patients requiring endotracheal intubation for life-threatening presentation of cardiogenic pulmonary edema
    F Adnet
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris XIII, Bobigny Cedex, France
    Crit Care Med 29:891-5. 2001
    ..We studied the in-hospital course, long-term prognosis, and functional status of elderly patients with life-threatening cardiogenic pulmonary edema requiring mechanical ventilation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Study of the "sniffing position" by magnetic resonance imaging
    F Adnet
    Service d Aide Médicale d Urgence, Hopital Avicenne, University Paris 13, Bobigny, France
    Anesthesiology 94:83-6. 2001
    ..However, the anatomic superiority of this patient head position has not been established...
  28. doi request reprint [Feasibility of out-of-hospital management of non-heart-beating donors in Seine-Saint-Denis: one year retrospective study]
    F Adnet
    SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, AP HP, Universite Paris 13, 125 rue de Stalingrad, Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 28:124-9. 2009
    ..In the same time, eight brain dead donors were managed by Samu 93 and were harvested leading to transplant 16 kidneys. Finally, 50% of overall kidney transplant activity in Seine-Saint-Denis was provided by NHBD grafts...
  29. doi request reprint A simple nomogram for early prediction of myocardial reperfusion after pre-hospital thrombolysis
    Julien Rosencher
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    EuroIntervention 7:248-55. 2011
    ..To discriminate early ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) presenters at a high probability of successful pre-hospital thrombolysis (PHT) using a simple nomogram based on independent predictors of complete ST resolution...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Intraspinal air, a rare complication of blunt chest trauma]
    M Harandou
    Service de Reanimation Polyvalente, hôpital Al Ghassani, Fes, Maroc, SAMU 93, EA 3409, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009 Bobigny Cedex, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 24:421-4. 2005
    ..The fracture of T4 associated with the pleural lesion is probably responsible for the pneumorachis. Possible pathogenic mechanisms of this rare blunt chest complication are discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint A survey of tracheal intubation difficulty in the operating room: a prospective observational study
    F Adnet
    Department of Anesthesiology SAMU 93, Avicenne University Hospital, University Paris XIII, Bobigny, France
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 45:327-32. 2001
    ..Airway characteristics were routinely assessed preoperatively, according to the anesthesiologists' usual practice...
  32. ncbi request reprint Impact of time to treatment on mortality after prehospital fibrinolysis or primary angioplasty: data from the CAPTIM randomized clinical trial
    Philippe Gabriel Steg
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Bichat, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris Cedex 18, France
    Circulation 108:2851-6. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Value of lactic acidosis in the assessment of the severity of acute cyanide poisoning
    Frederic J Baud
    Réanimation Médicale et Toxicologique and Inserm U26, Universite Paris 7, France
    Crit Care Med 30:2044-50. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Management of severe acute pain in emergency settings: ketamine reduces morphine consumption
    Michel Galinski
    Samu 93 EA 3409 Avicenne Hospital, 93009 Bobigny Cedex, France
    Am J Emerg Med 25:385-90. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to compare in emergency settings 2 analgesic regimens, morphine with ketamine (K group) or morphine with placebo (P group), for severe acute pain in trauma patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint International EMS systems: France
    Frederic Adnet
    Departement d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Avicenne, SAMU 93, UPRES UA 34 09, Bobigny Cedex 93000, France
    Resuscitation 63:7-9. 2004
    ..In France medical schools are part of free public universities. The length of medical training varies from 8 to 11 years according to speciality. Emergency Medicine is not recognised as a stand alone specialty...
  36. ncbi request reprint Reduction of paracetamol metabolism after hepatic resection
    Michel Galinski
    Department of Anaesthesiology, SAMU 93, EA 3409, Avicenne Hospital, FR 93000 Bobigny, France
    Pharmacology 77:161-5. 2006
    ..Previous studies have described transient postoperative rises in serum aminotransferase levels and decreases in prothrombin time and factor V levels. We have examined paracetamol metabolism after liver resection...
  37. ncbi request reprint Intracuff pressures of endotracheal tubes in the management of airway emergencies: the need for pressure monitoring
    Michel Galinski
    Service d Aide Médicale d Urgence de Seine Saint Denis, Avicenne Hospital, Bobigny, France
    Ann Emerg Med 47:545-7. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the incidence of intracuff excessive pressure in the out-of-hospital setting...
  38. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind study comparing morphine with fentanyl in prehospital analgesia
    Michel Galinski
    Samu 93 Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Avicenne Hospital, Bobigny, France
    Am J Emerg Med 23:114-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare, by a randomized double-blind method, morphine (M) and fentanyl (F) in a prehospital setting...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Thoracic trauma]
    Frederic Adnet
    Samu 93 Upres UA 34 09 Hôpital Avicenne 93009 Bobigny
    Rev Prat 53:967-74. 2003
    ..The majority of such injuries may be diagnosed with relatively simple tests such as chest radiographs. Transesophageal echocardiography and CT scan are becoming the corner-stone of evaluation of severe chest trauma patients...
  40. doi request reprint [ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: Prehospital management strategies]
    T Petrovic
    Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 59:329-34. 2010
    ..In recent years, optimization of these different components has led to improved patients' outcomes in this still life-threatening condition...
  41. pmc Intubating trauma patients before reaching hospital -- revisited
    F Adnet
    Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Crit Care 5:290-1. 2001
    ..Orotracheal intubation with planned neuromuscular blockade and in-line cervical alignment remains the safest and most effective method for airway control in patients who are severely injured...
  42. doi request reprint [Bradykinin-mediated angioedema secondary to angiotensin converting enzyme: initiate treatment from the prehospital phase]
    N Javaud
    Samu Smur 93, Hopital Avicenne, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 13, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93000 Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 30:848-50. 2011
    ..Any delay in administering the treatment can negatively impact the prognostic. The availability of such treatments should therefore be organized during the prehospital phase...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prehospital diagnosis of massive ethylene glycol poisoning and use of an early antidote
    Roland Amathieu
    Hospital Avicenne, SAMU 93, EA 3409, 125 route de Stalingrad, 93096 Bobigny Cedex, and Anesthesia and Intensive Care Department, Hospital University of Toulouse, France
    Resuscitation 70:285-6. 2006
    ..Use of portable blood analyser in prehospital care should be considered in case of suspected massive poisoning by ethylene glycol...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Pneumomediastinum as a complication of recreational ecstasy use]
    A S Le Floch
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, 125, rue de Stalingrad, 93009, Bobigny, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 21:35-7. 2002
    ..Outcome was favorable with symptomatic treatment and the patient was discharged home eight days later. Pneumomediastinum is an exceptional complication after ecstasy recreational use. Physician should be aware of the risk of such event...
  45. ncbi request reprint Use of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy to assess renal dysfunction after hypertonic-hyperoncotic resuscitation in rats
    Roland Amathieu
    SAMU 93 EA 3409, Avicenne Hospital, University of Paris 13, Bobigny, France
    J Trauma 63:379-87. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the renal tolerance of a hypertonic-hyperoncotic solution (HHS) administration during uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock (UHS)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Emergency department visits caused by adverse drug events: results of a French survey
    Patrice Queneau
    Académie nationale de médecine, Paris, France
    Drug Saf 30:81-8. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the incidence, preventability and severity of ADEs resulting in emergency department visits. To address this issue, we conducted a prospective survey in emergency departments of French public hospitals...
  47. doi request reprint [Screening for carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning by general practitioners in home visits]
    Nicolas Crocheton
    SAMU 93, Hopital Avicenne, F 93009 Bobigny, France
    Presse Med 39:e29-34. 2010
    ..To evaluate the interest of carbon monoxide (CO) detector used by general practionners visiting patients at home...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in victims of falls from height
    Frederic Lapostolle
    Hopital Avicenne, Bobigny, France
    Crit Care Med 33:1239-42. 2005
    ..Even the intuitive relation between the distance fallen and mortality rate has been questioned. Our objective was to determine factors predictive of increased mortality rate in victims of falls from height...
  49. ncbi request reprint Survival of severely shocked patients who present with absent radial pulse and unrecordable blood pressure in the pre-hospital phase
    Marie Pierre Poloujadoff
    SAMU 93, EA 3409 Hopital Avicenne, Universite Paris 13, 93009 Bobigny Cedex, France
    Resuscitation 69:185-9. 2006
    ..To determine the mortality and clinical features of patients presenting with severe hypotension in the pre-hospital phase of care...