J Koskinas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi Assessment of depression in patients with chronic hepatitis: effect of interferon treatment
    J Koskinas
    Academic Department of Medicine, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Dig Dis 20:284-8. 2002
  2. ncbi Post-infantile giant cell hepatitis associated with autoimmune hepatitis and polyarteritis nodosa
    J Koskinas
    Academic Dept of Medicine, Hippocration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:120-3. 2002
  3. doi Granulocyte colony stimulating factor in HCV genotype-1 patients who develop Peg-IFN-alpha2b related severe neutropenia: a preliminary report on treatment, safety and efficacy
    John Koskinas
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School of Athens, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Virol 81:848-52. 2009
  4. ncbi Severe hepatitis C virus-related cryoglobulinaemic sensory-motor polyneuropathy treated with pegylated interferon-a2b and ribavirin: clinical, laboratory and neurophysiological study
    J Koskinas
    2nd Department of Medicine and Department of Neurology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Liver Int 27:414-20. 2007
  5. ncbi Hepatic expression of the proliferative marker Ki-67 and p53 protein in HBV or HCV cirrhosis in relation to dysplastic liver cell changes and hepatocellular carcinoma
    J Koskinas
    Second Department of Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 12:635-41. 2005
  6. ncbi Combined hepatocellular-cholangiocarcinoma presented with massive pulmonary embolism
    J Koskinas
    Academic Department of Internal Medicine, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hepatogastroenterology 47:1125-8. 2000
  7. ncbi Changes in epidemiological patterns of HCV infection and their impact on liver disease over the last 20 years in Greece
    S P Savvas
    Second Department of Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 12:551-7. 2005
  8. ncbi Changing relative roles of hepatitis B and C viruses in the aetiology of hepatocellular carcinoma in Greece. Epidemiological and clinical observations
    I Raptis
    Second Department of Medicine of Athens University School of Medicine, Hippokration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 10:450-4. 2003
  9. doi Prevalence of glucose intolerance in patients with chronic hepatitis B or C: a prospective case-control study
    A Mavrogiannaki
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University Medical School, Hippokration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 16:430-6. 2009
  10. pmc Low oxygen tension enhances hepatitis C virus replication
    N Vassilaki
    Molecular Virology, Hellenic Pasteur Institute HPI, Athens, Greece
    J Virol 87:2935-48. 2013

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Publications14

  1. ncbi Assessment of depression in patients with chronic hepatitis: effect of interferon treatment
    J Koskinas
    Academic Department of Medicine, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Dig Dis 20:284-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the degree of depression in patients with chronic viral hepatitis before and during IFN therapy...
  2. ncbi Post-infantile giant cell hepatitis associated with autoimmune hepatitis and polyarteritis nodosa
    J Koskinas
    Academic Dept of Medicine, Hippocration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:120-3. 2002
    ..An association between autoimmune hepatitis, polyarteritis nodosa and postinfantile giant cell hepatitis has not been reported previously...
  3. doi Granulocyte colony stimulating factor in HCV genotype-1 patients who develop Peg-IFN-alpha2b related severe neutropenia: a preliminary report on treatment, safety and efficacy
    John Koskinas
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School of Athens, Hippokration Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Med Virol 81:848-52. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi Severe hepatitis C virus-related cryoglobulinaemic sensory-motor polyneuropathy treated with pegylated interferon-a2b and ribavirin: clinical, laboratory and neurophysiological study
    J Koskinas
    2nd Department of Medicine and Department of Neurology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Liver Int 27:414-20. 2007
    ..Severe involvement of central and/or peripheral nervous system is a rare complication of hepatitis C virus (HCV)-related cryoglobulinaemia...
  5. ncbi Hepatic expression of the proliferative marker Ki-67 and p53 protein in HBV or HCV cirrhosis in relation to dysplastic liver cell changes and hepatocellular carcinoma
    J Koskinas
    Second Department of Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 12:635-41. 2005
    ..And finally, they suggest that the final steps of hepatocarcinogenesis are common and independent of the aetiology of the chronic viral infection...
  6. ncbi Combined hepatocellular-cholangiocarcinoma presented with massive pulmonary embolism
    J Koskinas
    Academic Department of Internal Medicine, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hepatogastroenterology 47:1125-8. 2000
    ..Metastases to lungs are relatively frequent but this is the first report of hepatocellular-cholangiocarcinoma presented with acute respiratory distress due to massive pulmonary embolism...
  7. ncbi Changes in epidemiological patterns of HCV infection and their impact on liver disease over the last 20 years in Greece
    S P Savvas
    Second Department of Medicine, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 12:551-7. 2005
    ..The presence of cirrhosis was associated only with the duration of infection. These observations have impact both on prevention and treatment...
  8. ncbi Changing relative roles of hepatitis B and C viruses in the aetiology of hepatocellular carcinoma in Greece. Epidemiological and clinical observations
    I Raptis
    Second Department of Medicine of Athens University School of Medicine, Hippokration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 10:450-4. 2003
    ..The two aetiological types of HCC differ in Greece in demographic, epidemiological and other features...
  9. doi Prevalence of glucose intolerance in patients with chronic hepatitis B or C: a prospective case-control study
    A Mavrogiannaki
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University Medical School, Hippokration General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Viral Hepat 16:430-6. 2009
    ..An OGTT might be necessary at the baseline work-up of CHB or CHC patients, as a normal fasting glucose value does not exclude IGT or OGTT-diabetes...
  10. pmc Low oxygen tension enhances hepatitis C virus replication
    N Vassilaki
    Molecular Virology, Hellenic Pasteur Institute HPI, Athens, Greece
    J Virol 87:2935-48. 2013
    ..These results provide new insights into the impact of oxygen tension on the intricate HCV-host cell interaction...
  11. ncbi Liver transplantation in Greek patients: epidemiological data, morbidity, and mortality of 71 patients from a single center with 6 years of mean follow-up
    E Tsochatzis
    2nd Department of Internal Medicine, Hippokration General Hospital, 114 Vassilissis Sophias Avenue, Athens 115 27, Greece
    Transplant Proc 39:1505-7. 2007
    ..In conclusion, after 6 mean years, the majority of Greek liver transplant recipients conduct a normal life, although metabolic abnormalities are often observed. A national registry is needed to provide more solid evidence of outcomes...
  12. doi High levels of HCV core+1 antibodies in HCV patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    G Dalagiorgou
    Molecular Virology Laboratory, Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens, Greece
    J Gen Virol 92:1343-51. 2011
    ..No core+1-specific reactivity was detected in any of the control samples. In conclusion, the high occurrence of anti-core+1 antibodies in the serum of HCC patients suggests a role for the ARFP/F/core+1 protein in the pathogenesis of HCC...
  13. ncbi Natural history of chronic HBV infection: a cohort study with up to 12 years follow-up in North Greece (part of the Interreg I-II/EC-project)
    G H Zacharakis
    Unit of Preventive Medicine, Social Security Institute, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    J Med Virol 77:173-9. 2005
    ....