Patrick Ray

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide in emergency medicine]
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, APHP, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, 47 83, Boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 27:858-64. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Case reports of death after nonionic iodine contrast medium injection during spiral computed tomography scan performed for suspected pulmonary embolism
    Patrick Ray
    Emergency Department, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:497-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of acute dyspnea: the value of B natriuretic peptides in the emergency department
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    QJM 101:831-43. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the cerebrospinal fluid results to differentiate bacterial from non bacterial meningitis, in case of negative gram-stained smear
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 25:179-84. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of B-type natriuretic peptide to predict complicated pulmonary embolism in patients aged 65 years and older: brief report
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, 75013 Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:603-7. 2006
  6. pmc Acute respiratory failure in the elderly: etiology, emergency diagnosis and prognosis
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Crit Care 10:R82. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of brain natriuretic peptide and probrain natriuretic peptide in the diagnosis of cardiogenic pulmonary edema in patients aged 65 and older
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Center Hospitalo Universitaire, Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:643-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Acute dyspnoea in elderly patients]
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié Salêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 47 Boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris
    Rev Mal Respir 21:8S42-54. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide in elderly patients with acute dyspnea
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75013 Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:2230-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Two cases of acute respiratory failure due to carcinomatous lymphangitis in HIV patients
    Patrick Ray
    Emergency Department, GH Pitié Salpétrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:1956-9. 2004

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Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint [Usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide in emergency medicine]
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, APHP, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, 47 83, Boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Rev Med Interne 27:858-64. 2006
    ..Conversely, NT-proBNP has no physiological activity. BNP and NT-proBNP concentration closely correlate to various indicators of heart failure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Case reports of death after nonionic iodine contrast medium injection during spiral computed tomography scan performed for suspected pulmonary embolism
    Patrick Ray
    Emergency Department, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:497-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of acute dyspnea: the value of B natriuretic peptides in the emergency department
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    QJM 101:831-43. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review is to indicate recent developments in biomarkers of heart failure and to evaluate their impact on clinical use in the emergency setting...
  4. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the cerebrospinal fluid results to differentiate bacterial from non bacterial meningitis, in case of negative gram-stained smear
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 25:179-84. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of various laboratory results for differential diagnosis of bacterial (BM) and nonbacterial meningitis (NBM) with negative initial Gram stain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of B-type natriuretic peptide to predict complicated pulmonary embolism in patients aged 65 years and older: brief report
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, 75013 Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:603-7. 2006
    ..We evaluated the use of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels for risk stratification in elderly patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  6. pmc Acute respiratory failure in the elderly: etiology, emergency diagnosis and prognosis
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Crit Care 10:R82. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to determine the causes of acute respiratory failure (ARF) in elderly patients and to assess the accuracy of the initial diagnosis by the emergency physician, and that of the prognosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of brain natriuretic peptide and probrain natriuretic peptide in the diagnosis of cardiogenic pulmonary edema in patients aged 65 and older
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Center Hospitalo Universitaire, Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:643-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and amino-terminal fragment BNP (proBNP), to diagnose CPE in patients aged 65 and older...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Acute dyspnoea in elderly patients]
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié Salêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 47 Boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris
    Rev Mal Respir 21:8S42-54. 2004
    ..Further studies looking at acute dyspnoea in elderly patients are needed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide in elderly patients with acute dyspnea
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75013 Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:2230-6. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) in patients older than 65 years presenting with acute dyspnea...
  10. ncbi request reprint Two cases of acute respiratory failure due to carcinomatous lymphangitis in HIV patients
    Patrick Ray
    Emergency Department, GH Pitié Salpétrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Intensive Care Med 30:1956-9. 2004
    ..In both cases, the clinical condition deteriorated and death occurred after several days despite therapy. In both cases bronchial biopsies confirmed bronchogenic carcinoma responsible for carcinomatous lymphangitis...
  11. doi request reprint Copeptin for rapid rule out of acute myocardial infarction in emergency department
    Camille Chenevier-Gobeaux
    Department of Biochemistry, Groupe Hospitalier Cochin Broca Hôtel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75679 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Int J Cardiol 166:198-204. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess the value of copeptin for rule out of AMI, according to the pre-test probability (PTP)...
  12. doi request reprint Heart-type fatty acid binding protein and the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome in the ED
    Yonathan Freund
    Department of Emergency Department, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Univ UPMC Paris 6, 75005 Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1378-84. 2012
    ..In combination with cardiac troponin, heart-type fatty acid binding protein (h-FABP)-a biomarker of myocardial necrosis-offers the possibility of rapidly eliminating the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  13. ncbi request reprint N-Terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide testing for short-term prognosis in breathless older adults
    Camille Chenevier-Gobeaux
    Department of Biochemistry A, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75679 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Am J Emerg Med 26:555-60. 2008
    ..Amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) is useful for the triage of patients with dyspnea. Our aim was to determine whether NT-proBNP levels could predict in-hospital outcome in breathless elderly patients...
  14. doi request reprint [Diagnosing the cause of acute dyspnea in elderly patients: role of biomarkers in emergencies]
    Antonio Teixeira
    UPRES 2397, Service de Pneumologie et Reanimation, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, AP HP, UPMC Paris 6, F 75013 Paris, France
    Presse Med 38:1506-15. 2009
    ..Procalcitonin assays may be useful as a prognostic factor for infectious disease. Nevertheless, the real value of BNP assays in geriatric populations must be clarified by interventional studies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relation between pulse oximetry plethysmographic waveform amplitude induced by passive leg raising and cardiac index in spontaneously breathing subjects
    Samuel Delerme
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Center Hospitalo Universitaire Pitié Salpêtrière, 75013 Paris, UPMC Paris 6, France
    Am J Emerg Med 28:505-10. 2010
    ..Our objective was to correlate the variations of Delta POP and the variations of cardiac index (CI) induced by passive leg raising (PLR) in spontaneously breathing volunteers...
  16. doi request reprint Influence of age and renal function on high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T diagnostic accuracy for the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction
    Camille Chenevier-Gobeaux
    Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, Groupe Hospitalier Cochin Broca Hôtel Dieu, Universite Paris Descartes, Assistance publique des Hôpitaux de Paris APHP, Paris, France
    Am J Cardiol 111:1701-7. 2013
    ..2 [1.2-3.9], p = 0.007). In conclusion, adapted thresholds of HScTnT are required for an accurate diagnosis of AMI/NSTEMI in patients aged ≥70 and in those with low eGFR...
  17. ncbi request reprint B-type natriuretic peptides for the diagnosis of congestive heart failure in dyspneic oldest-old patients
    Camille Chenevier-Gobeaux
    Biochemistry A, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75679 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Clin Biochem 41:1049-54. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of troponin I and N-terminal-pro B-type natriuretic peptide for risk stratification in patients with pulmonary embolism
    Franck Maziere
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Eur J Emerg Med 14:207-11. 2007
    ..We compared the usefulness of plasma N-terminal-pro B-type natriuretic peptide and troponin I levels for risk stratification of patients with pulmonary embolism...
  19. doi request reprint Combined copeptin and troponin to rule out myocardial infarction in patients with chest pain and a history of coronary artery disease
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, INSERM UMRS 956, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, 75013, Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 30:440-8. 2012
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  20. doi request reprint Isosorbide dinitrate bolus for heart failure in elderly emergency patients: a retrospective study
    Yonathan Freund
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, Paris, France
    Eur J Emerg Med 18:272-5. 2011
    ..5). Secondary endpoints were not significant, with mortality in group B of 4% versus 10% in group O (P=0.32). ISDN is not associated with more hypotension when used in bolus for elderly patients treated in the ED for AHF...
  21. doi request reprint Concordance between capnography and capnia in adults admitted for acute dyspnea in an ED
    Samuel Delerme
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75013 Paris, UPMC Univ Paris 6, France
    Am J Emerg Med 28:711-4. 2010
    ..The aim of our preliminary study was to evaluate the feasibility of a simple device to predict capnia in spontaneously breathing patients in an emergency department (ED)...
  22. pmc High-sensitivity versus conventional troponin in the emergency department for the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction
    Yonathan Freund
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, F 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Crit Care 15:R147. 2011
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Meningitis in elderly patients
    Samuel Delerme
    Departments of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, UPMC Paris 6, Paris, France
    Eur J Emerg Med 16:273-6. 2009
    ..Older patients experienced less typical symptoms of meningitis and more frequently signs of encephalitis, with a high prevalence of herpes simplex virus 1 meningitis...
  24. doi request reprint Midregional pro-atrial natriuretic peptide for the diagnosis of cardiac-related dyspnea according to renal function in the emergency department: a comparison with B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and N-terminal proBNP
    Camille Chenevier-Gobeaux
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Hôpital Cochin Hôtel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Clin Chem 56:1708-17. 2010
    ..We evaluated the impact of renal function on MR-proANP concentrations and compared our results to those of BNP and NT-proBNP...
  25. pmc Cardiac asthma in elderly patients: incidence, clinical presentation and outcome
    Stéphane Jorge
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire CHU Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, France
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 7:16. 2007
    ..Cardiac asthma is common, but has been poorly investigated. The objective was to compare the characteristics and outcome of cardiac asthma with that of classical congestive heart failure (CHF) in elderly patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acute respiratory failure in the elderly: diagnosis and prognosis
    Samuel Delerme
    Emergency Department, CHU Pitie Salpetriere, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, France
    Age Ageing 37:251-7. 2008
    ..Further studies on ARF in elderly patients are warranted...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cerebral cortex activation during experimentally induced ventilator fighting in normal humans receiving noninvasive mechanical ventilation
    Mathieu Raux
    Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Laboratoire de Physiopathologie Respiratoire, Service de Pneumologie, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Anesthesiology 107:746-55. 2007
    ..In normal humans during noninvasive ventilation, the authors used an experimental model of patient-ventilator asynchrony to determine whether premotor cortical activation occurs in this setting...
  28. doi request reprint Association between age older than 75 years and exceeded target waiting times in the emergency department: a multicenter cross-sectional survey in the Paris metropolitan area, France
    Yonathan Freund
    Emergency Department, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 62:449-56. 2013
    ..We seek to evaluate whether age greater than 75 years is an independent predictor of prolonged waiting time in the emergency department (ED)...
  29. doi request reprint Natriuretic peptide testing in EDs for managing acute dyspnea: a meta-analysis
    Ludovic Trinquart
    Evidence Based Medicine Center, Paris, France INSERM CIE 4, Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 29:757-67. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the usefulness of systematic natriuretic peptide testing in the management of patients presenting with acute dyspnea to emergency departments (EDs)...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Acute dyspnoea in elderly patients]
    P Ray
    Service d accueil des urgences, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 47 Boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Rev Mal Respir 19:491-503. 2002
    ..Further studies looking at acute dyspnoea in elderly patients are needed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of oxygen tissue saturation values in assessing severity in patients with sepsis admitted to emergency departments
    Hélène Goulet
    aDepartment of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Hospital Pitié Salpétrière bDepartment of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Hospital Tenon, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris APHP cINSERM UMRS 956, 91 Boulevard de l Hopital, University Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6 UPMC dDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Hospital Cochin eDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Hospital Hotel Dieu, APHP, University Paris Descartes, Paris fDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Hospital Princesse Grace, Monaco, France
    Eur J Emerg Med 21:266-71. 2014
    ..This study evaluated whether baseline StO2 value is useful in septic patients admitted to the emergency department with a diagnosis of severe sepsis...
  32. doi request reprint Factors associated with adverse events resulting from medical errors in the emergency department: two work better than one
    Yonathan Freund
    Service d accueil des urgences, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    J Emerg Med 45:157-62. 2013
    ..The Emergency Department (ED) is an environment at risk for medical errors...
  33. doi request reprint [Adoption of a biomarker in clinical practice: from bench to bedside]
    Monique Dehoux
    Laboratoire de Biochimie, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris AP HP, Paris, France
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 71:5-11. 2013
    ..These steps are a major prerequisite to an effective, reliable and optimal clinical interpretation of the biomarker, and should be validated for each routine biomarker...
  34. doi request reprint Concordance between transcutaneous and arterial measurements of carbon dioxide in an ED
    Samuel Delerme
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1872-6. 2012
    ..Our study evaluates the reliability of this method in spontaneously breathing patients in an emergency department...
  35. ncbi request reprint Variations in pulse oximetry plethysmographic waveform amplitude induced by passive leg raising in spontaneously breathing volunteers
    Samuel Delerme
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, CHU Pitie Salpetriere, Assitance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, 75013 Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 25:637-42. 2007
    ..Noninvasive methods that could predict preload responsiveness are lacking. Our objective was to evaluate variations in pulse oximetry plethysmographic (POP) waveform amplitude (deltaPOP) induced by passive leg raising (PLR)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Referent d-dimer enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay testing is of limited value in the exclusion of thromboembolic disease: result of a practical study in an ED
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75013 Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 24:313-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess in clinical practice the accuracy of a referent d-dimer enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the exclusion of venous thromboembolic disease (VTED)...
  37. ncbi request reprint [First birth after preimplantation genetic diagnosis performed on thawed embryos]
    N Frydman
    Service d Histologie Embryologie Cytogénétique à Orientation Biologie et Génétique de la Reproduction, Hopital Antoine Béclere AP HP, 157, rue de la Porte de Trivaux, 92141 Clamart Cedex
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 32:363-7. 2003
    ..To report the birth of the first infant conceived after preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) performed on frozen-thawed embryos in our PGD center...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Contribution of genotyping for fetal sex determination in maternal serum for preimplantation genetic diagnosis of X-linked diseases]
    G Tachdjian
    Service de Biologie et Génétique de la Reproduction, Hopital Antoine Beclere, 157, rue de la Porte de Trivaux, 92140, Clamart, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 31:1030-5. 2003
    ..US allows reliable fetal sex determination only during the second trimester. Recently, reliable non-invasive fetal sex determination was realized by using SRY gene amplification in maternal serum...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cardiac filling pressures are not appropriate to predict hemodynamic response to volume challenge
    David Osman
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Bicêtre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris XI, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Crit Care Med 35:64-8. 2007
    ..By analyzing a large number of volume challenges, our aim was to test the significance of the recommended target values in terms of prediction of volume responsiveness...
  40. doi request reprint Circulating microparticles and procoagulant activity in elderly patients
    Anne Forest
    Geriatric Center, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Pitie Salpetriere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:414-20. 2010
    ..We tested the hypotheses that elderly persons compared with young persons may have different patterns of expression of MP and procoagulant activity in stable or septic conditions...
  41. doi request reprint Statistical evaluation of a biomarker
    Patrick Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Anesthesiology 112:1023-40. 2010
    ..Investigators should be aware of these issues when designing their studies, editors and reviewers when analyzing a manuscript, and readers when interpreting results...
  42. ncbi request reprint Patients aged 90 years or older in the intensive care unit
    Alexandre Demoule
    Unite de Reanimation, Service de Pneumologie et de Réanimation, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié SalpItriêre, 47 83, Bd de l Hopital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:129-32. 2005
    ..The aim of this preliminary study is to compare the management and outcome of patients aged 90 years or older admitted to a respiratory ICU with those of patients aged 70 years or younger...
  43. doi request reprint Anxiety and depression are unrecognised in emergency patients admitted to the observation care unit
    Franck Perruche
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques F 75679, Paris, France
    Emerg Med J 28:662-5. 2011
    ..To assess the sensitivity and specificity of emergency physicians in detecting anxiety and depression in patients requiring admission to the emergency department (ED) observation care unit for complementary investigations/treatment...
  44. ncbi request reprint Reply to Proper observation of patient related factors is an important determinant in the utility of the D-dimer test for exclusion of venous thromboembolism in the ED
    Patrick Ray
    Am J Emerg Med 25:485-6. 2007
  45. doi request reprint Cardiac troponin and risk stratification in pulmonary embolism
    Samuel Delerme
    Am J Emerg Med 26:235-6; author reply 236-7. 2008
  46. pmc Pulmonary embolism in the elderly: a review on clinical, instrumental and laboratory presentation
    Luca Masotti
    Internal Medicine, Cecina Hospital, Cecina, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:629-36. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to analyze the reported clinical presentation of PE in patients aged 65 and more...