Affiliation: University of Munich
- Indocyanine green clearance after cardiac surgery: the impact of cardiopulmonary bypassP Möhnle
Department of Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Perfusion 27:292-9. 2012..In patients without pre-existing hepatic diseases, a significant influence of cardiopulmonary bypass on perioperative indocyanine green plasma clearance as well as on liver specific laboratory parameters and scores cannot be proven...
- Survival after cardiac arrest and changing task profile of the cardiac arrest team in a tertiary care centerPatrick Möhnle
Klinik für Anaesthesiologie der Universität München, Marchioninistrase 15, 81377 Munchen, Germany
ScientificWorldJournal 2012:294512. 2012..Aiming to optimize in-hospital emergency response, we performed an analysis of survival after in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the task profile of our cardiac arrest team...
- [Corticosteroid administration for acute respiratory distress syndrome : therapeutic option?]P Möhnle
Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Deutschland
Anaesthesist 61:344-53. 2012..The total daily dose at the beginning of treatment should not exceed 2 mg/kg body weight (BW) methylprednisolone...
- Postoperative red blood cell transfusion and morbid outcome in uncomplicated cardiac surgery patientsPatrick Möhnle
Department of Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Marchinoninistr 15, 81377 Munchen, Germany
Intensive Care Med 37:97-109. 2011..To evaluate postoperative red blood cell (RBC) transfusion and its association with postoperative cardiac events and multiorgan morbidity in uncomplicated cardiac surgery patients...
- Corticosteroid resistance in sepsis is influenced by microRNA-124--induced downregulation of glucocorticoid receptor-αCarola Ledderose
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Munich, Germany
Crit Care Med 40:2745-53. 2012..We hypothesized that 1) changes of the ratio of glucocorticoid receptor isoforms impact glucocorticoid resistance and 2) glucocorticoid receptor-α expression is controlled by microRNA-mediated gene silencing...
- The ongoing variability in blood transfusion practices in cardiac surgeryStephanie A Snyder-Ramos
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Transfusion 48:1284-99. 2008..Therefore, the objective of this evaluation was to compare the perioperative transfusion of blood components in cardiac surgery in multiple centers in different countries...
- Adenosine A2A receptor upregulation in human PMNs is controlled by miRNA-214, miRNA-15, and miRNA-16Jens Heyn
Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Shock 37:156-63. 2012..Determination of miRNA expression levels may help to identify patients with an increased risk for severe inflammation...
- Free serum cortisol: quantification applying equilibrium dialysis or ultrafiltration and an automated immunoassay systemMichael Vogeser
Institute of Clinical Chemistry, Hospital of the University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Clin Chem Lab Med 45:521-5. 2007..The aim of our study was to investigate the analytical performance of free serum cortisol measurement employing equilibrium dialysis and ultrafiltration...
- Multicenter comparison of cortisol as measured by different methods in samples of patients with septic shockJosef Briegel
Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Klinikum der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, 81366 Munich, Germany
Intensive Care Med 35:2151-6. 2009..To compare inter-laboratory and inter-assay measurements of total cortisol in patients with septic shock and to evaluate current recommendations for diagnosis of corticosteroid insufficiency in septic shock...
- Perturbations in laboratory values after coronary artery bypass graft surgery with cardiopulmonary bypassPatrick Möhnle
Clinic for Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen, Germany
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:19-25. 2005..The purpose of this study was to describe the sequential changes in commonly obtained laboratory values after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
- Noninvasive mechanical ventilation in patients with acute respiratory failure after cardiac surgeryErich Kilger
Department of Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
Heart Surg Forum 13:E91-5. 2010..To evaluate the feasibility and outcomes of protocol-driven noninvasive mechanical ventilation in patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF) after cardiac surgery...
- An uncommon cause of myocardial ischemia after coronary artery bypass grafting: "the dangerous drainage"Andres Beiras-Fernandez
Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Grosshadern, Munich, Germany
Heart Surg Forum 14:E200-1. 2011..We describe a case of postoperative myocardial ischemia due to an uncommon and quickly reversible cause: mechanical compression of a vein graft by a 19F flexible silicone mediastinal drainage tube...
- MicroRNAs as potential therapeutic agents in the treatment of myocardial infarctionJens Heyn
Department of Anaesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Marchioninistrasse 15, D 81377 Munich, Germany
Curr Vasc Pharmacol 9:733-40. 2011....