Stefan Kluge

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of positron emission tomography combined with computed tomography for evaluating patients with septic shock of unknown origin
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Crit Care 27:316.e1-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension after ventriculoatrial shunt implantation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 113:1279-83. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety of percutaneous dilational tracheostomy in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients requiring long-term mechanical ventilation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Crit Care 23:394-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Development of pulmonary hypertension in adults after ventriculoatrial shunt implantation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Respiration 78:30-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Safety of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy in patients on extracorporeal lung support
    Stephan Braune
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 39:1792-9. 2013
  6. pmc Fiber optic bronchoscopy in patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure requiring noninvasive ventilation--a feasibility study
    Hans Jorg Baumann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, Hamburg 20246, Germany
    Crit Care 15:R179. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Tracheostomy in the intensive care unit: a nationwide survey
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anesth Analg 107:1639-43. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Characterization of Enterobacter cloacae pneumonia: a single-center retrospective analysis
    Jan K Hennigs
    Department of Internal Medicine II Oncology, Haematology, BMT With Section Pneumology, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Lung 189:475-83. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Clinical features of critically ill patients with Shiga toxin-induced hemolytic uremic syndrome
    Stephan A Braune
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Crit Care Med 41:1702-10. 2013
  10. pmc Revisiting the white blood cell count: immature granulocytes count as a diagnostic marker to discriminate between SIRS and sepsis--a prospective, observational study
    Axel Nierhaus
    Department of Critical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr, 52, Hamburg, 20246, Germany
    BMC Immunol 14:8. 2013

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of positron emission tomography combined with computed tomography for evaluating patients with septic shock of unknown origin
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Crit Care 27:316.e1-7. 2012
    ..The aim of our work was to evaluate the diagnostic value of FDG-PET/CT in critically ill patients with septic shock of unknown origin...
  2. doi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension after ventriculoatrial shunt implantation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 113:1279-83. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence of pulmonary hypertension among adult patients with VA shunts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety of percutaneous dilational tracheostomy in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients requiring long-term mechanical ventilation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Crit Care 23:394-8. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to clarify if percutaneous dilational tracheostomy is safe in this group of patients and to report the outcome of HSCT recipients requiring long-term mechanical ventilation...
  4. doi request reprint Development of pulmonary hypertension in adults after ventriculoatrial shunt implantation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Respiration 78:30-5. 2009
    ..The insertion of ventriculoatrial (VA) shunts for the treatment of hydrocephalus is thought to be associated with the development of pulmonary hypertension in adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Safety of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy in patients on extracorporeal lung support
    Stephan Braune
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 39:1792-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate the safety of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy (PDT) in critically ill patients on an extracorporeal lung assist device requiring therapeutic anticoagulation...
  6. pmc Fiber optic bronchoscopy in patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure requiring noninvasive ventilation--a feasibility study
    Hans Jorg Baumann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, Hamburg 20246, Germany
    Crit Care 15:R179. 2011
    ..However, it is unknown whether bronchoscopy can be performed safely in patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure already in need of NIV prior to the decision for bronchoscopy...
  7. doi request reprint Tracheostomy in the intensive care unit: a nationwide survey
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Anesth Analg 107:1639-43. 2008
    ..The indication, timing and technique of tracheostomy have changed over the last several years. We performed a survey to assess the current practice of tracheostomy in German intensive care units (ICUs)...
  8. doi request reprint Characterization of Enterobacter cloacae pneumonia: a single-center retrospective analysis
    Jan K Hennigs
    Department of Internal Medicine II Oncology, Haematology, BMT With Section Pneumology, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Lung 189:475-83. 2011
    ..Enterobacter cloacae (E. cloacae) is a Gram-negative rod commonly found on intensive care units (ICU) causing severe infections with high mortality. Specific characteristics of E. cloacae pneumonia, however, have not been identified...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical features of critically ill patients with Shiga toxin-induced hemolytic uremic syndrome
    Stephan A Braune
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Crit Care Med 41:1702-10. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the clinical characteristics, treatments, and outcomes of critically ill patients with Shiga toxin-producing E. coli-associated hemolytic uremic syndrome during this outbreak...
  10. pmc Revisiting the white blood cell count: immature granulocytes count as a diagnostic marker to discriminate between SIRS and sepsis--a prospective, observational study
    Axel Nierhaus
    Department of Critical Care, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr, 52, Hamburg, 20246, Germany
    BMC Immunol 14:8. 2013
    ..Receiver operating characteristic (ROC) analyses were conducted and area under the curve (AUC) was calculated to determine sensitivities and specificities for the parameters...
  11. ncbi request reprint Avoiding invasive mechanical ventilation by extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal in patients failing noninvasive ventilation
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 38:1632-9. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Aspergillus galactomannan antigen for diagnosis and treatment monitoring in cerebral aspergillosis
    Gerold Soeffker
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Prog Transplant 23:71-4. 2013
    ..We report on the successful detection and treatment monitoring by serial testing of galactomannan in cerebrospinal fluid in a patient with neuroaspergillosis after heart transplant...
  13. pmc Low intensity, long-term outpatient rehabilitation in COPD: a randomised controlled trial
    Hans Jorg Baumann
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Respir Res 13:86. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Virtual autopsy as an alternative to traditional medical autopsy in the intensive care unit: a prospective cohort study
    Dominic Wichmann
    University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Ann Intern Med 156:123-30. 2012
    ..Virtual" autopsy involving only advanced radiographic techniques might provide an alternative approach to postmortem examinations...
  15. doi request reprint Do centrally pre-prepared solutions achieve more reliable drug concentrations than solutions prepared on the ward?
    Carola Dehmel
    Pharmacy of the University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 37:1311-6. 2011
    ..To compare the concentration conformity of infusion solutions manually prepared on intensive care units (ICU) with solutions from pharmacy-based, automated production...
  16. doi request reprint Rescue therapy with a pumpless extracorporeal lung assist device in a patient with acute interstitial lung disease and severe refractory hypercapnia
    Martin Petzoldt
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center, Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Respir Care 57:293-7. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Coronary angiography and intervention during hypothermia can be performed safely without cardiac arrhythmia or vasospasm
    Ralf Koester
    Clinic for General and Interventional Cardiology, University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:1013-9. 2011
    ..In this study, it was evaluated whether vasospasm, arrhythmia or bleeding occur to a relevant degree during cardiac catheterization under concomitant hypothermia...
  18. pmc Artesunate versus quinine in the treatment of severe imported malaria: comparative analysis of adverse events focussing on delayed haemolysis
    Thierry Rolling
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section Tropical Medicine University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Malar J 12:241. 2013
    ..So far, delayed haemolysis has not been described after the use of parenteral quinine...
  19. pmc Multi tyrosine kinase inhibitor dasatinib as novel cause of severe pre-capillary pulmonary hypertension?
    Jan K Hennigs
    Centre for Pulmonary Hypertension, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Pulm Med 11:30. 2011
    ..Encouraging efforts have been made to target the main vasoproliferative aspects of the disease. Promising emerging therapeutics are tyrosine kinase inhibitors such as imatinib...
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of polyclonal immunoglobulins as adjunctive therapy for sepsis or septic shock
    K Georg Kreymann
    Department of Intensive Care, University Medical Centre, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Crit Care Med 35:2677-85. 2007
    ..To broaden the database, we performed a meta-analysis of all randomized controlled studies published so far...
  21. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous tracheostomy is safe in patients with severe thrombocytopenia
    Stefan Kluge
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Chest 126:547-51. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the safety of PT in mechanically ventilated patients with severe thrombocytopenia (defined by a platelet count of < 50 x 10(9) cells/L)...