Ioannis Kioumis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Validation of the Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society criteria to predict severe community-acquired pneumonia caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Paschalina Kontou
    Division of Pulmonary Critical Care, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 27:968-74. 2009
  2. pmc Pharmacokinetics of ciprofloxacin and its penetration into bronchial secretions of mechanically ventilated patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Paschalina Kontou
    A Intensive Care Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Exohi, Thessaloniki 57010, Greece
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:4149-53. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Sarcoidosis-associated pulmonary hypertension: a role for endothelin receptor antagonists?
    Georgia G Pitsiou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 3:99-101. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of moxifloxacin and high-dose levofloxacin in severe lower respiratory tract infections
    Paschalina Kontou
    A Intensive Care Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 42:262-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Lemierre's syndrome presenting to the ED: rapidly fatal sepsis caused by methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Staphylococcus protein A type t044
    Georgia Pitsiou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G H G Papanikolaou, Exohi, Thessaloniki, 57010, Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 31:268.e5-7. 2013

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Validation of the Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society criteria to predict severe community-acquired pneumonia caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Paschalina Kontou
    Division of Pulmonary Critical Care, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 27:968-74. 2009
    ..In this study, the 2007 Infectious Diseases Society of America/American Thoracic Society (IDSA/ATS) consensus criteria for ICU admission were compared with other severity scores in predicting ICU admission and mortality...
  2. pmc Pharmacokinetics of ciprofloxacin and its penetration into bronchial secretions of mechanically ventilated patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Paschalina Kontou
    A Intensive Care Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Exohi, Thessaloniki 57010, Greece
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:4149-53. 2011
    ..There is wide interindividual variability in its pharmacokinetic parameters in critically ill COPD patients and inadequate pharmacodynamic exposure against bacteria with MICs of ≥0.5 μg/ml...
  3. doi request reprint Sarcoidosis-associated pulmonary hypertension: a role for endothelin receptor antagonists?
    Georgia G Pitsiou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 3:99-101. 2009
    ..Addition of bosentan, a dual endothelin receptor antagonist, resulted in marked improvement in functional class and exercise capacity of the patient, allowing gradual tapering of steroids...
  4. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of moxifloxacin and high-dose levofloxacin in severe lower respiratory tract infections
    Paschalina Kontou
    A Intensive Care Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 42:262-7. 2013
    ..They ensure optimal pharmacodynamic exposure against the majority of microbes involved in these infections. However, the predicted efficacy against Gram-negative bacteria with MICs≥0.5mg/L appears to be low. ..
  5. doi request reprint Lemierre's syndrome presenting to the ED: rapidly fatal sepsis caused by methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Staphylococcus protein A type t044
    Georgia Pitsiou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G H G Papanikolaou, Exohi, Thessaloniki, 57010, Greece
    Am J Emerg Med 31:268.e5-7. 2013
    ..Recognition of such virulent community-acquired strains is of great importance because they could prove to be emerging pathogens for life-threatening diseases...