Stavros V Konstantinides

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Current status of diagnosis and therapy of acute pulmonary embolism]
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität Göttingen
    Herz 24:411-20. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of pulmonary embolism]
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität, D 37099 Göttingen
    Vasa 35:135-46. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism: impact of right ventricular dysfunction
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Cardiol 20:496-501. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint [Acute cor pulmonale in pulmonary embolism. An important prognostic factor and a critical parameter for the choice of a therapeutic strategy]
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität Göttingen
    Internist (Berl) 45:1155-62. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Massive pulmonary embolism: what level of aggression?
    Stavros V Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 29:47-55. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Should thrombolytic therapy be used in patients with pulmonary embolism?
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität, Gottingen, Germany
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 4:69-74. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Thrombolysis in submassive pulmonary embolism? Yes
    S Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    J Thromb Haemost 1:1127-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The case for thrombolysis in acute major pulmonary embolism: hemodynamic benefits and beyond
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 28:1547-51. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Heparin plus alteplase compared with heparin alone in patients with submassive pulmonary embolism
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen, Germany
    N Engl J Med 347:1143-50. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Acute pulmonary embolism revisited: thromboembolic venous disease
    Stavros V Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, D 37099 Goettingen, Germany
    Heart 94:795-802. 2008

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint [Current status of diagnosis and therapy of acute pulmonary embolism]
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität Göttingen
    Herz 24:411-20. 1999
    ..These diagnostic and therapeutic principles based on cardiovascular risk stratification will hopefully result in a more effective approach to patients with venous thromboembolism in the future...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of pulmonary embolism]
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität, D 37099 Göttingen
    Vasa 35:135-46. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolism: impact of right ventricular dysfunction
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Cardiol 20:496-501. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint [Acute cor pulmonale in pulmonary embolism. An important prognostic factor and a critical parameter for the choice of a therapeutic strategy]
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität Göttingen
    Internist (Berl) 45:1155-62. 2004
    ..Rapid identification of acute cor pulmonale with echocardiography and cardiac biomarkers has recently proven to be especially helpful in this regard...
  5. doi request reprint Massive pulmonary embolism: what level of aggression?
    Stavros V Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 29:47-55. 2008
    ..Further, we propose a diagnostic and therapeutic algorithm for treating acute PE. Additional studies are required to determine the benefit and safety of thrombolytic therapy for PE...
  6. ncbi request reprint Should thrombolytic therapy be used in patients with pulmonary embolism?
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität, Gottingen, Germany
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 4:69-74. 2004
    ..Based on these data, the indications for thrombolysis can be extended to include patients presenting with submassive PE...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thrombolysis in submassive pulmonary embolism? Yes
    S Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D 37075 Goettingen, Germany
    J Thromb Haemost 1:1127-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The case for thrombolysis in acute major pulmonary embolism: hemodynamic benefits and beyond
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 28:1547-51. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Heparin plus alteplase compared with heparin alone in patients with submassive pulmonary embolism
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August Universitat, Gottingen, Germany
    N Engl J Med 347:1143-50. 2002
    ..The use of thrombolytic agents in the treatment of hemodynamically stable patients with acute submassive pulmonary embolism remains controversial...
  10. doi request reprint Acute pulmonary embolism revisited: thromboembolic venous disease
    Stavros V Konstantinides
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Georg August University of Goettingen, D 37099 Goettingen, Germany
    Heart 94:795-802. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint Importance of cardiac troponins I and T in risk stratification of patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Stavros Konstantinides
    Georg August Universitat Gottingen, Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Germany
    Circulation 106:1263-8. 2002
    ..Cardiac troponins I (cTnI) and T (cTnT) are reliable indicators of myocardial injury and may be associated with right ventricular dysfunction in PE...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Patent foramen ovale: conservative or surgical therapy?]
    S Konstantinides
    Klinikum der Georg August Universität, Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Gottingen
    Z Kardiol 89:63-71. 2000
    ..Furthermore, further technical improvements of these systems are needed in order to optimize successful delivery and positioning, increase their long-term stability, and reduce periprocedural complications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Submassive and massive pulmonary embolism: a target for thrombolytic therapy?
    S Konstantinides
    Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumonologie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität Göttingen, Germany
    Thromb Haemost 82:104-8. 1999
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [Venous thromboembolism]
    S Konstantinides
    Klinikum der Georg August Universität, Herzzentrum Göttingen Abteilung Kardiologie und Pneumologie, Gottingen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:1389-400; quiz 1401-2. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide or troponin testing followed by echocardiography for risk stratification of acute pulmonary embolism
    Lutz Binder
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Georg August University of Goettingen, D 37099 Goettingen, Germany
    Circulation 112:1573-9. 2005
    ..However, their positive predictive value is low, and the prognostic implications of NT-proBNP or troponin elevation alone are questionable...
  16. doi request reprint Growth differentiation factor-15 for prognostic assessment of patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Mareike Lankeit
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:1018-25. 2008
    ..Circulating levels of GDF-15 provide independent prognostic information in patients with acute coronary syndromes or heart failure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 from bone marrow-derived cells suppresses neointimal formation after vascular injury in mice
    Katrin Schafer
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, Georg August University School of Medicine, Goettingen, Germany
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:1254-9. 2006
    ..To investigate the ability of bone marrow (BM)-derived cells to modulate neointimal growth after injury by expressing plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Large emboli on their way through the heart - first live demonstration of large paradoxical embolisms through a patent foramen ovale
    Lars S Maier
    Abt Kardiologie and Pneumologie Herzzentrum, Georg August Universitat Gottingen, Robert Koch Str 40, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Eur J Echocardiogr 8:158-60. 2007
    ..Four hours later, the surgeon retrieved a 20-cm long thrombus from the left femoral artery...
  19. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for pulmonary embolism: Past, present and future
    Mareike Lankeit
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, Georg August University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Thromb Haemost 103:877-83. 2010
    ..However, controversy will continue to surround the optimal treatment for this group until the results of a large ongoing thrombolysis trial are available in a few years...
  20. doi request reprint Highly sensitive troponin T assay in normotensive patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Mareike Lankeit
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, University of Gottingen, 37099 Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Heart J 31:1836-44. 2010
    ..To assess the role of cardiac troponin T (cTnT) levels on admission using a new, highly sensitive assay (hsTnT) in the risk assessment of normotensive patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Accidental left ventricular placement of a defibrillator probe due to a patent foramen ovale in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Gerrit Hagenah
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, University of Goettingen, Germany
    Acta Cardiol 59:449-51. 2004
    ..To avoid malpositioning of a defibrillator probe postoperative control should be performed using different diagnostic modalities...
  22. doi request reprint Elevated heart-type fatty acid-binding protein levels on admission predict an adverse outcome in normotensive patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Claudia Dellas
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, Georg August University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2150-7. 2010
    ..We assessed the predictive value of heart-type fatty acid-binding protein (H-FABP) in normotensive patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lack of urokinase plasminogen activator promotes progression and instability of atherosclerotic lesions in apolipoprotein E-knockout mice
    Claudia Dellas
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, Georg August University School of Medicine, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37099 Goettingen, Germany
    Thromb Haemost 98:220-7. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Absence of leptin resistance in platelets from morbidly obese individuals may contribute to the increased thrombosis risk in obesity
    Claudia Dellas
    Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, Georg August University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Thromb Haemost 100:1123-9. 2008
    ..Platelets from obese donors are not resistant to the enhancing effects of leptin on ADP-induced platelet aggregation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Different mechanisms of increased luminal stenosis after arterial injury in mice deficient for urokinase- or tissue-type plasminogen activator
    Katrin Schafer
    Georg August University, Department of Cardiology and Pulmonary Medicine, Goettingen, Germany
    Circulation 106:1847-52. 2002
    ..In human vascular disease, however, thrombus organization and neointimal formation are closely interrelated processes. This study examines the differential roles of tPA and uPA in these processes in mice...
  26. ncbi request reprint Recurrent venous thromboembolism: quite harmless after all?
    Stavros V Konstantinides
    Thromb Haemost 99:655-6. 2008