L Mascia

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Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of recruiting maneuvers in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome ventilated with protective ventilatory strategy
    Salvatore Grasso
    Servizio di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale Di Venere, Bari, Italy
    Anesthesiology 96:795-802. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain-lung crosstalk in critical care: how protective mechanical ventilation can affect the brain homeostasis
    A T Mazzeo
    Department of Anestesia and Intensive Care, University of Turin, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:299-309. 2013
  3. pmc Pro/con clinical debate: tracheostomy is ideal for withdrawal of mechanical ventilation in severe neurological impairment
    Luciana Mascia
    Crit Care 8:327-30. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Extracranial complications in patients with acute brain injury: a post-hoc analysis of the SOAP study
    Luciana Mascia
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Turin, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126, Turin, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 34:720-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint High tidal volume is associated with the development of acute lung injury after severe brain injury: an international observational study
    Luciana Mascia
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universitàdi Torino, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Torino, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:1815-20. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Management to optimize organ procurement in brain dead donors
    L Mascia
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, S Giovanni Battista Molinette Hospital, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 75:125-33. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Acute lung injury in patients with severe brain injury: a double hit model
    Luciana Mascia
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universita di Torino, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Neurocrit Care 11:417-26. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebro-pulmonary interactions during the application of low levels of positive end-expiratory pressure
    Luciana Mascia
    Universita di Torino, Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 31:373-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of transcranial Doppler to detect vasospasm in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    L Mascia
    Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Universita di Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126, Torino, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 29:1088-94. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Donation after cardiac death: is a "paradigm shift" feasible in Italy?
    V Fanelli
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universita di Torino, A O Città della Salute e della Scienza, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista Molinette, Torino, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:534-40. 2013

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of recruiting maneuvers in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome ventilated with protective ventilatory strategy
    Salvatore Grasso
    Servizio di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale Di Venere, Bari, Italy
    Anesthesiology 96:795-802. 2002
    ..This study examined the hypothesis that the effectiveness of a recruiting maneuver to improve oxygenation in patients with ARDS would be influenced by the elastic properties of the lung and chest wall...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain-lung crosstalk in critical care: how protective mechanical ventilation can affect the brain homeostasis
    A T Mazzeo
    Department of Anestesia and Intensive Care, University of Turin, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:299-309. 2013
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  3. pmc Pro/con clinical debate: tracheostomy is ideal for withdrawal of mechanical ventilation in severe neurological impairment
    Luciana Mascia
    Crit Care 8:327-30. 2004
    ..In this issue of Critical Care two groups debate the merits of tracheostomy before extubation in a patient with neurological impairment. What becomes very clear is the need for more high quality data for this common clinical problem...
  4. doi request reprint Extracranial complications in patients with acute brain injury: a post-hoc analysis of the SOAP study
    Luciana Mascia
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Turin, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126, Turin, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 34:720-7. 2008
    ..To assess the incidence and severity of nonneurological organ dysfunction and its effect on outcome in acute neurological patients in an international cohort observational study...
  5. ncbi request reprint High tidal volume is associated with the development of acute lung injury after severe brain injury: an international observational study
    Luciana Mascia
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universitàdi Torino, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Torino, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:1815-20. 2007
    ..We investigated the role of extracranial predisposing factors, including hemodynamic and ventilatory management, as independent predictors of acute lung injury in brain-injured patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Management to optimize organ procurement in brain dead donors
    L Mascia
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, S Giovanni Battista Molinette Hospital, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 75:125-33. 2009
    ..Current guidelines suggest that the priority of critical care management for potential organ donors should be shifted from a ''cerebral protective'' strategy to a multimodal strategy aimed to preserve peripheral organ function...
  7. doi request reprint Acute lung injury in patients with severe brain injury: a double hit model
    Luciana Mascia
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universita di Torino, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Neurocrit Care 11:417-26. 2009
    ..PEEP may, however, affect the cerebral circulation by hemodynamic and CO2-mediated mechanisms and the effects of PEEP on cerebral hemodynamics should be monitored in these patients and used to titrate its application...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebro-pulmonary interactions during the application of low levels of positive end-expiratory pressure
    Luciana Mascia
    Universita di Torino, Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 31:373-9. 2005
    ..We hypothesised that the occurrence of alveolar hyperinflation during the application of PEEP would lead to an increase in PaCO(2) responsible for a rise in intracranial pressure...
  9. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of transcranial Doppler to detect vasospasm in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    L Mascia
    Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche, Sezione di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Universita di Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126, Torino, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 29:1088-94. 2003
    ..To examine the accuracy of transcranial Doppler to detect cerebral vasospasm in a patient population with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage...
  10. ncbi request reprint Donation after cardiac death: is a "paradigm shift" feasible in Italy?
    V Fanelli
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universita di Torino, A O Città della Salute e della Scienza, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista Molinette, Torino, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:534-40. 2013
    ..National reference protocols regulating DCD practice are therefore a compelling issue...
  11. ncbi request reprint High tidal volume as a predictor of acute lung injury in neurotrauma patients
    L Mascia
    Anesthesiology and Resuscitation Department, S Giovanni Battista Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 74:325-7. 2008
  12. doi request reprint Tidal volume lower than 6 ml/kg enhances lung protection: role of extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal
    Pier Paolo Terragni
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Medicina degli Stati Critici, Universita di Torino, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista Molinette, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin, Italy
    Anesthesiology 111:826-35. 2009
    ..The authors verified whether VT lower than 6 ml/kg may enhance lung protection and that consequent respiratory acidosis may be managed by extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbances in the critically ill patients: role of delirium and sedative agents
    A C Trompeo
    Department on Anesthesiology and Resuscitation, University of Turin, S Giovanni Battista Molinette Hospital, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 77:604-12. 2011
    ..We assessed the characteristics of sleep disruption in a cohort of surgical critically ill patients examining the hypothesis that severe impairments of rapid eyes movement (REM) sleep are associated to delirium...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of inhaled nitric oxide after lung transplantation
    D Pasero
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, University of Turin, S Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 76:353-61. 2010
    ..The administration of iNO during these lung transplant procedures could decrease right ventricular dysfunction by reducing PVR and help to avoid the use of cardiopulmonary bypass...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tidal hyperinflation during low tidal volume ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Pier Paolo Terragni
    Universita di Torino, Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista Molinette, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:160-6. 2007
    ..Computed tomography demonstrated a small, normally aerated compartment on the top of poorly aerated and nonaerated compartments that may be hyperinflated by tidal inflation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patient-ventilator interaction and sleep in mechanically ventilated patients: pressure support versus proportional assist ventilation
    Karen Bosma
    Dipartimento di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Universita di Torino, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista Molinette, Torino, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:1048-54. 2007
    ..To understand the role of patient-ventilator asynchrony in the etiology of sleep disruption and determine whether optimizing patient-ventilator interactions by using proportional assist ventilation improves sleep...
  17. doi request reprint Effect of a lung protective strategy for organ donors on eligibility and availability of lungs for transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    Luciana Mascia
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Turin, San Giovanni Battista Molinette Hospital, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin 10126, Italy
    JAMA 304:2620-7. 2010
    ..Many potential donor lungs deteriorate between the time of brain death and evaluation for transplantation suitability, possibly because of the ventilatory strategy used after brain death...
  18. doi request reprint Early vs late tracheotomy for prevention of pneumonia in mechanically ventilated adult ICU patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Pier Paolo Terragni
    Anestesia e Rianimazione 1, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Universita di Torino, Turin, Italy
    JAMA 303:1483-9. 2010
    ..This is of clinical importance because timing is a key criterion for performing a tracheotomy and patients who receive one require a large amount of health care resources...
  19. ncbi request reprint Ventilatory setting in severe brain injured patients: does it really matter?
    Luciana Mascia
    Intensive Care Med 32:1925-7. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Airway pressure-time curve profile (stress index) detects tidal recruitment/hyperinflation in experimental acute lung injury
    Salvatore Grasso
    Servizio di Anestesia e Rianimazione, Ospedale Di Venere, Bari, Italy
    Crit Care Med 32:1018-27. 2004
    ..To evaluate whether the shape of the airway pressure-time (Paw-t) curve during constant flow inflation corresponds to radiologic evidence of tidal recruitment or tidal hyperinflation in an experimental model of acute lung injury...