Cristina Granja

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after intensive care--evaluation with EQ-5D questionnaire
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 28:898-907. 2002
  2. pmc Improved survival with therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest with cold saline and surfacing cooling: keep it simple
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Emerg Med Int 2011:395813. 2011
  3. pmc The predisposition, infection, response and organ failure (Piro) sepsis classification system: results of hospital mortality using a novel concept and methodological approach
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    PLoS ONE 8:e53885. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of life 6-months after cardiac arrest
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Resuscitation Committee, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 55:37-44. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Understanding posttraumatic stress disorder-related symptoms after critical care: the early illness amnesia hypothesis
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 36:2801-9. 2008
  6. pmc Patients' recollections of experiences in the intensive care unit may affect their quality of life
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 9:R96-109. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest: long-term cognitive and imaging analysis
    Belina Nunes
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 57:287-97. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Immediate and long-term impact of medical emergency teams on cardiac arrest prevalence and mortality: a plea for periodic basic life-support training programs
    Glória Campello
    From the Emergency and Intensive Care Department GC, CG, FC and Resuscitation Committee CG, FC, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal and the Biostatistics and Medical Informatics Department CG, CD, L FA, AC P, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 37:3054-61. 2009
  9. pmc Quality of life of survivors from severe sepsis and septic shock may be similar to that of others who survive critical illness
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Intensive Care, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 8:R91-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in acute respiratory distress syndrome survivors may be no worst than in other ICU survivors
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4454 509 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 29:1744-50. 2003

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after intensive care--evaluation with EQ-5D questionnaire
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 28:898-907. 2002
    ..To evaluate health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) and study its determinants in adult patients discharged from an intensive care unit (ICU)...
  2. pmc Improved survival with therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest with cold saline and surfacing cooling: keep it simple
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Emerg Med Int 2011:395813. 2011
    ..TH achieved with this protocol was associated with a significant reduction in hospital mortality...
  3. pmc The predisposition, infection, response and organ failure (Piro) sepsis classification system: results of hospital mortality using a novel concept and methodological approach
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    PLoS ONE 8:e53885. 2013
    ..PIRO is a conceptual classification system in which a number of demographic, clinical, biological and laboratory variables are used to stratify patients with sepsis in categories with different outcomes, including mortality rates...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of life 6-months after cardiac arrest
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Resuscitation Committee, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 55:37-44. 2002
    ..Evaluation of outcome after cardiac arrest focuses mainly on survival. Survivors of cardiac arrest end up in different states of health and survival alone may not be a sensitive measure for successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)...
  5. doi request reprint Understanding posttraumatic stress disorder-related symptoms after critical care: the early illness amnesia hypothesis
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 36:2801-9. 2008
    ..To assess the factual and delusional memories reported by intensive care unit survivors and its relationship with the development of Posttraumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSS)...
  6. pmc Patients' recollections of experiences in the intensive care unit may affect their quality of life
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 9:R96-109. 2005
    ..We wished to obtain the experiences felt by patients during their ICU stay using an original questionnaire and to correlate the memories of those experiences with health-related quality of life (HR-QOL)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiac arrest: long-term cognitive and imaging analysis
    Belina Nunes
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 57:287-97. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to analyze the contribution of neuropsychological testing and cerebral imaging to the development of a long-term classification of neurological impairment...
  8. doi request reprint Immediate and long-term impact of medical emergency teams on cardiac arrest prevalence and mortality: a plea for periodic basic life-support training programs
    Glória Campello
    From the Emergency and Intensive Care Department GC, CG, FC and Resuscitation Committee CG, FC, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal and the Biostatistics and Medical Informatics Department CG, CD, L FA, AC P, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 37:3054-61. 2009
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  9. pmc Quality of life of survivors from severe sepsis and septic shock may be similar to that of others who survive critical illness
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Intensive Care, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 8:R91-8. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) of survivors from severe sepsis and septic shock with HR-QoL in others who survived critical illness not involving sepsis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in acute respiratory distress syndrome survivors may be no worst than in other ICU survivors
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4454 509 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 29:1744-50. 2003
    ..To compare the health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) survivors with that in a matched control group of non-ARDS survivors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Emphysematous cystitis--a case report
    Carla Meira
    Intensive Care Department, Pedro Hispano Hospital, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Braz J Infect Dis 12:552-4. 2008
    ..We report a clinical case of a patient admitted with acute myocardial infarction who developed an acute emphysematous cystitis, a further complication in his long and complex period of hospitalization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cardiogenic shock caused by disulfiram
    Ana Jerónimo
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Arq Bras Cardiol 92:e16-8. 2009
    ..We underscore the importance of suspecting this diagnosis and of adopting prompt and the most adequate therapeutic approach in this context...
  13. ncbi request reprint In-hospital cardiac arrest: factors in the decision not to resuscitate. The impact of an organized in-hospital emergency system
    Antonio Mendes
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos Médicos, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 28:131-41. 2009
    ..To identify factors associated with "do-not-resuscitate" (DNR) decisions in patients who suffer cardiac arrest...
  14. ncbi request reprint The emergency room--analysis and evaluation of an organizational model
    Francisco Ferreira
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos Médicos e Emergência, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 27:889-900. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Vital signs in intensive care: automatic acquisition and consolidation into electronic patient records
    Telmo Fonseca
    Faculdade de Engenharia, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
    J Med Syst 33:47-57. 2009
    ..The possibility of communicating via the HL7 standard makes the whole system easily interoperable with applications in related domains...
  16. ncbi request reprint When (quality of) life is at stake and intensive care is needed: how much can we trust our proxies?
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Med 32:1681-2. 2006