Octavian Ioachimescu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Integrating the overlap of obstructive lung disease and obstructive sleep apnoea: OLDOSA syndrome
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Respirology 18:421-31. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Emory University School of Medicine, 1670 Clairmont Rd, Decatur, GA, USA
    Neurol Clin 30:1095-136. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [New data in staging and prognosis of bronchopulmonary carcinoma. Part II: volumetric analysis of pulmonary nodules]
    Octavian Ioachimescu
    Emory University, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Atlanta, USA
    Pneumologia 57:209-14, 216-20. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage: diagnosing it and finding the cause
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:258, 260, 264-5 passim. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [New developments in staging and prognosis of bronchopulmonary carcinoma. Part I: Epidemiology and diagnostic investigations]
    Octavian Ioachimescu
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    Pneumologia 56:129-36. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome following portopulmonary hypertension
    O C Ioachimescu
    Cleveland Clinic, Department of Sleep Medicine, 9500 Euclid Ave FA20, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Eur Respir J 29:1277-80. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A review of alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave A90, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    COPD 2:263-75. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
    O C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, A90, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Chron Respir Dis 3:149-59. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint An ectopic peripherally inserted central catheter ('ectoPICC')
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:617-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A middle-aged woman with chronic liver disease and shortness of breath
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave A90, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:375-81. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Integrating the overlap of obstructive lung disease and obstructive sleep apnoea: OLDOSA syndrome
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Respirology 18:421-31. 2013
    ..In an effort to bolster further investigations in this area, an integrated, lumping nomenclature for OSA in the setting of OLD is proposed here--OLDOSA (obstructive lung disease and obstructive sleep apnoea) syndrome...
  2. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Emory University School of Medicine, 1670 Clairmont Rd, Decatur, GA, USA
    Neurol Clin 30:1095-136. 2012
    ..Patients suspected of having SDB should undergo a full night of in-laboratory polysomnography or in-home oligosomnography. SDB includes a spectrum of disorders; the most common are obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea...
  3. ncbi request reprint [New data in staging and prognosis of bronchopulmonary carcinoma. Part II: volumetric analysis of pulmonary nodules]
    Octavian Ioachimescu
    Emory University, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Atlanta, USA
    Pneumologia 57:209-14, 216-20. 2008
    ..In this review we describe the latest developments in the CT technology, such as volumetric reconstruction and characterization of the pulmonary nodules and how this can impact the modern diagnostic and therapeutic modalities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage: diagnosing it and finding the cause
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:258, 260, 264-5 passim. 2008
    ..Its many causes and presentations pose an important challenge to the clinician...
  5. ncbi request reprint [New developments in staging and prognosis of bronchopulmonary carcinoma. Part I: Epidemiology and diagnostic investigations]
    Octavian Ioachimescu
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA
    Pneumologia 56:129-36. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome following portopulmonary hypertension
    O C Ioachimescu
    Cleveland Clinic, Department of Sleep Medicine, 9500 Euclid Ave FA20, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Eur Respir J 29:1277-80. 2007
    ..The current authors speculate that progressive imbalance in favour of endogenous vasodilators over vasoconstrictive factors led to normalisation of the pulmonary artery pressures...
  7. ncbi request reprint A review of alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave A90, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    COPD 2:263-75. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
    O C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, A90, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Chron Respir Dis 3:149-59. 2006
    ..The congenital form of the disease does not respond to therapy with GM-CSF, consistent with the known primary defects and differences in disease pathogenesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint An ectopic peripherally inserted central catheter ('ectoPICC')
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:617-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A middle-aged woman with chronic liver disease and shortness of breath
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave A90, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:375-81. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint From cystic pulmonary airway malformation, to bronchioloalveolar carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the lung
    O C Ioachimescu
    Dept of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Eur Respir J 26:1181-7. 2005
    ..In conclusion, clinicians and pathologists need to be aware of the fact that congenital pulmonary airway malformation so far represents the only known pre-invasive lesion for mucinous bronchioloalveolar carcinoma...
  12. ncbi request reprint Estimating FVC from FEV2 and FEV3: assessment of a surrogate spirometric parameter
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave A90, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Chest 128:1274-81. 2005
    ..In the context that accurate measurement of FVC is important in diagnosing airflow obstruction and in assessing restriction, strategies to achieve reliable and accurate FVC measurement have drawn much attention...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hemoptysis in a 77-year-old male with a systolic murmur
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland OH, USA
    Chest 128:1022-7. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Severity scoring in community-acquired pneumonia caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae: a 5-year experience
    Octavian C Ioachimescu
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, A90 Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:485-90. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis revisited
    O C Ioachimescu
    Dept of Pulmonary Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Eur Respir J 24:162-70. 2004
    ..Contrary to earlier reports, corticosteroids alone or in combination with other immunosuppressive agents may be effective for either exacerbations or maintenance therapy of idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effects of gender and age on REM-related sleep-disordered breathing
    Brian B Koo
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Sleep Breath 12:259-64. 2008
    ..In this population, women are more obese and older than men, while younger women were more obese than older women. These descriptive distinctions suggest differences in mechanism which may depend on gender and age...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis in adults]
    Octavian Ioachimescu
    Yale University, Danbury Hospital
    Pneumologia 52:38-43. 2003