Georgia G Pitsiou

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. pmc The Impact of Pulmonary Arterial Pressure on Exercise Capacity in Mild-to-Moderate Cystic Fibrosis: A Case Control Study
    Katerina Manika
    Pulmonary Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, Exohi, 57010 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Pulm Med 2012:252345. 2012
  2. 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
  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 Pneumococcal vaccination in adults: does it really work?
    Georgia G Pitsiou
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Respiratory Failure Unit, Gen Hospital G Papanikolaou, 57010 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Respir Med 105:1776-83. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Exercise capacity in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: the effect of pulmonary hypertension
    Afroditi K Boutou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Respirology 16:451-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Successful up-front combination therapy in a patient with idiopathic pulmonary hypertension and patent foramen ovale: an alternative to epoprostenol therapy?
    Georgia G Pitsiou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:651-3. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Anemia of chronic disease in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a case-control study of cardiopulmonary exercise responses
    Afroditi K Boutou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Respiration 82:237-45. 2011

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Publications7

  1. pmc The Impact of Pulmonary Arterial Pressure on Exercise Capacity in Mild-to-Moderate Cystic Fibrosis: A Case Control Study
    Katerina Manika
    Pulmonary Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, Exohi, 57010 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Pulm Med 2012:252345. 2012
    ..Conclusions. CF adults with mild-to-moderate disease should be screened for the presence of pulmonary vasculopathy, since the elevation of PASP during exercise might contribute to impaired exercise capacity...
  2. 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...
  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 Pneumococcal vaccination in adults: does it really work?
    Georgia G Pitsiou
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Respiratory Failure Unit, Gen Hospital G Papanikolaou, 57010 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Respir Med 105:1776-83. 2011
    ..Despite this, there is growing evidence that conjugate vaccines, due to their superior immunogenicity, could also be offered for adult vaccination, but still there are certain issues that warrant further investigation...
  5. doi request reprint Exercise capacity in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: the effect of pulmonary hypertension
    Afroditi K Boutou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Respirology 16:451-8. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate the impact of PH on exercise capacity and the correlation between systolic PAP (sPAP) and pulmonary function testing, as well as cardiopulmonary exercise parameters, in patients with IPF and PH...
  6. doi request reprint Successful up-front combination therapy in a patient with idiopathic pulmonary hypertension and patent foramen ovale: an alternative to epoprostenol therapy?
    Georgia G Pitsiou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:651-3. 2009
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  7. doi request reprint Anemia of chronic disease in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a case-control study of cardiopulmonary exercise responses
    Afroditi K Boutou
    Respiratory Failure Unit, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, G Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Respiration 82:237-45. 2011
    ..Anemia may be present in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and further impair their functional capacity...