G Dimopoulos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. pmc DALI: Defining Antibiotic Levels in Intensive care unit patients: a multi-centre point of prevalence study to determine whether contemporary antibiotic dosing for critically ill patients is therapeutic
    Jason A Roberts
    Burns Trauma and Critical Care Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 12:152. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Invasive aspergillosis in the intensive care unit
    George Dimopoulos
    Department of Critical Care Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1272:31-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Rituximab in critically ill patients
    G Dimopoulos
    Department of Critical Care, Medical School, University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:185-93. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of anidulafungin in elderly, critically ill patients with invasive Candida infections: a post hoc analysis
    George Dimopoulos
    University Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 40:521-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Community acquired methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia: an update for the emergency and intensive care physician
    I Karampela
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Minerva Anestesiol 78:930-40. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Viral epidemiology of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    G Dimopoulos
    2 nd Department of Critical Care, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 25:12-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Colonization and infection by colistin-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in a cohort of critically ill patients
    F Kontopidou
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:E9-E11. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Pandemic A(H1N1) 2009 influenza: review of the Southern Hemisphere experience
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Epidemiol Infect 139:27-40. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Candidemia in immunocompromised and immunocompetent critically ill patients: a prospective comparative study
    G Dimopoulos
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:377-84. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Community-acquired Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infections: a systematic review
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23, Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:719-30. 2009

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Publications13

  1. pmc DALI: Defining Antibiotic Levels in Intensive care unit patients: a multi-centre point of prevalence study to determine whether contemporary antibiotic dosing for critically ill patients is therapeutic
    Jason A Roberts
    Burns Trauma and Critical Care Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 12:152. 2012
    ..A large-scale multi-centre study (DALI Study) is currently underway describing the clinical outcomes of patients achieving pre-defined antibiotic exposures. This report describes the protocol...
  2. doi request reprint Invasive aspergillosis in the intensive care unit
    George Dimopoulos
    Department of Critical Care Fourth Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1272:31-9. 2012
    ..In this review, we discuss the epidemiology, the diagnostic strategy and algorithms, and the therapeutic choices of this severe infection in critically ill patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rituximab in critically ill patients
    G Dimopoulos
    Department of Critical Care, Medical School, University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:185-93. 2013
    ..We sought to critically examine the role of rituximab in the treatment of acute graft versus host disease (aGVHD) in critically ill patients and the potential associations with infectious complications in transplant recipients...
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of anidulafungin in elderly, critically ill patients with invasive Candida infections: a post hoc analysis
    George Dimopoulos
    University Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 40:521-6. 2012
    ..3%). The incidence and profile of adverse events were similar in elderly and non-elderly patients. Anidulafungin was effective and safe for treatment of C/IC in elderly ICU patients, despite higher baseline severity of illness scores...
  5. ncbi request reprint Community acquired methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia: an update for the emergency and intensive care physician
    I Karampela
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Minerva Anestesiol 78:930-40. 2012
    ..New anti-MRSA agents and possible combinations are of great importance to be evaluated in the future...
  6. doi request reprint Viral epidemiology of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    G Dimopoulos
    2 nd Department of Critical Care, University Hospital Attikon, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 25:12-8. 2012
    ..The stage of COPD appeared to have no relation with the frequency of the isolated viruses while dual infection with a viral and a bacterial pathogen was not rare...
  7. doi request reprint Colonization and infection by colistin-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in a cohort of critically ill patients
    F Kontopidou
    4th Department of Internal Medicine, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:E9-E11. 2011
    ..Seven cases of infection were caused by CR K. pneumoniae and 12 cases by CIR strains. The main risk factor for colonization by CR pathogens was colistin treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Pandemic A(H1N1) 2009 influenza: review of the Southern Hemisphere experience
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Epidemiol Infect 139:27-40. 2011
    ..Pregnant women represented 7·4-9·1% and 7·1-9·1% of unselected laboratory-confirmed cases and of those admitted to ICUs, respectively. Obesity and morbid obesity were more commonly reported as the level of healthcare increased...
  9. ncbi request reprint Candidemia in immunocompromised and immunocompetent critically ill patients: a prospective comparative study
    G Dimopoulos
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:377-84. 2007
    ..In contrast, this coexistence is rare in NIC critically ill patients with Candida bloodstream infections. A high mortality was noted in both IC and NIC critically ill patients with candidemia...
  10. doi request reprint Community-acquired Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infections: a systematic review
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23, Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:719-30. 2009
    ..maltophilia infections; the majority of them refer to patients with some kind of comorbidity. Physicians should be aware that S. maltophilia infections are not restricted to hospitalized patients...
  11. doi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility of multidrug-resistant Gram negative bacteria to fosfomycin
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23 Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:439-43. 2008
    ..pneumoniae and, secondly, P. aeruginosa...
  12. ncbi request reprint Open access World Wide Web resources on upper and lower respiratory tract infections
    K N Fragoulis
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:1237-45. 2007
    ..The development of the World Wide Web can assist clinicians and other medical care professionals in finding useful information on various clinical conditions, including upper and lower respiratory tract infections...