Konstantinos Kalimeris

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment with sevoflurane attenuates direct lung injury
    K Kalimeris
    Second Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Minerva Anestesiol 80:635-44. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Influence of propofol and volatile anaesthetics on the inflammatory response in the ventilated lung
    K Kalimeris
    2nd Department of Anaesthesiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Greece
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 55:740-8. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The differential impact of volatile and intravenous anaesthetics on stress response in the swine
    Georgia Kostopanagiotou
    2nd Department of Anaesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hormones (Athens) 9:67-75. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Do different substitution patterns or plant origin in hydroxyethyl starches affect blood coagulation in vitro?
    Paraskevi Matsota
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Greece
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:448-51. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Development of a porcine model of post-hepatectomy liver failure
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    4th Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Attikon Hospital, Chaidari, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Res 170:e233-42. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Pancreatic injury after major hepatectomy: a study in a porcine model
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Fourth Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, 1 Rimini Str, 12462, Athens, Greece
    Surg Today 42:368-75. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Thyroid hormones alterations during acute liver failure: possible underlying mechanisms and consequences
    Georgia Kostopanagiotou
    2nd Department of Anesthesiology, Attikon Hospital, University of Athens School of Medicine, Rimini 1 Str, Chaidari, Athens, Greece
    Endocrine 36:198-204. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Reversal of experimental posthepatectomy liver failure in pigs: a new application of hepatocyte bioreactors
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Experimental Surgical Unit, 2nd Department of Surgery, Medical School, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Greece
    Artif Organs 35:29-36. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Antioxidant treatment attenuates intestinal mucosal damage and gut barrier dysfunction after major hepatectomy. Study in a porcine model
    Constantinos Nastos
    Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Aretaieion University Hospital, 76 Vassilisis Sofia s Ave, 11528, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:809-17. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function and oxidative stress after carotid endarterectomy: comparison of propofol to sevoflurane anesthesia
    Konstantinos Kalimeris
    Second Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:1246-52. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment with sevoflurane attenuates direct lung injury
    K Kalimeris
    Second Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attiko Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Minerva Anestesiol 80:635-44. 2014
    ..Sevoflurane exerts effects on pulmonary cells that could protect against lung injury. We evaluated the potential of pretreatment with sevoflurane to attenuate lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced lung injury...
  2. doi request reprint Influence of propofol and volatile anaesthetics on the inflammatory response in the ventilated lung
    K Kalimeris
    2nd Department of Anaesthesiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Greece
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 55:740-8. 2011
    ..The immunomodulatory effects of volatile anaesthetics in vitro and the protective effect of propofol in lung injury spurred us to study the effects of volatile anaesthetics and propofol on lung tissue in vivo...
  3. ncbi request reprint The differential impact of volatile and intravenous anaesthetics on stress response in the swine
    Georgia Kostopanagiotou
    2nd Department of Anaesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hormones (Athens) 9:67-75. 2010
    ..To compare the effects of various anaesthetics on stress response in the presence and absence of surgical stimulation...
  4. doi request reprint Do different substitution patterns or plant origin in hydroxyethyl starches affect blood coagulation in vitro?
    Paraskevi Matsota
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Greece
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 21:448-51. 2010
    ..The present study showed that the corn-derived 6% HES 130/0.4 and the potato-derived 6% HES 130/0.42 have the same effect on blood coagulation in vitro...
  5. doi request reprint Development of a porcine model of post-hepatectomy liver failure
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    4th Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Attikon Hospital, Chaidari, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Res 170:e233-42. 2011
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  6. doi request reprint Pancreatic injury after major hepatectomy: a study in a porcine model
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Fourth Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, 1 Rimini Str, 12462, Athens, Greece
    Surg Today 42:368-75. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the pathophysiology of pancreatitis after major hepatectomy...
  7. doi request reprint Thyroid hormones alterations during acute liver failure: possible underlying mechanisms and consequences
    Georgia Kostopanagiotou
    2nd Department of Anesthesiology, Attikon Hospital, University of Athens School of Medicine, Rimini 1 Str, Chaidari, Athens, Greece
    Endocrine 36:198-204. 2009
    ..The downregulation of T(4) and T(3) levels during ALF seems to correlate well with the severity of disease. This downregulation related to inflammation and oxidative stress and resulted in changes in myocardial thyroid receptors...
  8. doi request reprint Reversal of experimental posthepatectomy liver failure in pigs: a new application of hepatocyte bioreactors
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Experimental Surgical Unit, 2nd Department of Surgery, Medical School, University of Athens, Aretaieion Hospital, Greece
    Artif Organs 35:29-36. 2011
    ..Treatment through an extracorporeal hepatocyte bioreactor attenuates brain edema and improves histological and functional parameters of the liver remnant of pigs with posthepatectomy liver failure...
  9. doi request reprint Antioxidant treatment attenuates intestinal mucosal damage and gut barrier dysfunction after major hepatectomy. Study in a porcine model
    Constantinos Nastos
    Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Aretaieion University Hospital, 76 Vassilisis Sofia s Ave, 11528, Athens, Greece
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:809-17. 2011
    ..This study aims to evaluate whether injury of gut mucosa in a porcine model of post-hepatectomy liver dysfunction can be prevented using antioxidant treatment with desferrioxamine...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function and oxidative stress after carotid endarterectomy: comparison of propofol to sevoflurane anesthesia
    Konstantinos Kalimeris
    Second Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 27:1246-52. 2013
    ..To examine the antioxidant role of propofol in ischemia-reperfusion during carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and its influence on cognitive dysfunction after CEA...
  11. ncbi request reprint Iron chelation for amelioration of liver ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Experimental Surgical Laboratory, Athens University School of Medicine, Aretaieion University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hemoglobin 34:265-77. 2010
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  12. pmc Desferrioxamine Attenuates Pancreatic Injury after Major Hepatectomy under Vascular Control of the Liver: Experimental Study in Pigs
    Panagiotis Varsos
    Fourth Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, 1 Rimini Street, 12462 Athens, Greece
    HPB Surg 2012:714672. 2012
    ..Conclusions. Desferrioxamine seems to attenuate pancreatic injury after major hepatectomy under vascular control possibly by preventing and reversing production and circulation of oxidative products...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of intraperitoneal albumin on systemic and cerebral hemodynamics in a swine model of acute liver failure
    Aliki Tympa
    Fourth Department of Surgery, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Invest Surg 24:129-33. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that direct peritoneal albumin exposure in the peritoneal cavity would stabilize blood flow and prevent liver and brain injury, in the same way that had previously been seen with extracorporeal albumin dialysis systems...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment with bioartificial liver improves lung injury in a swine model of partial hepatectomy and ischemia/reperfusion
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Second Department of Surgery, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Artif Organs 33:105-13. 2010
    ..this study aims to investigate whether support of liver function with a bioartificial liver can attenuate remote lung injury after extended hepatectomy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Iron chelation prevents lung injury after major hepatectomy
    Konstantinos Kalimeris
    2nd Department of Anesthesiology, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Hepatol Res 40:841-50. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Propofol prevents lung injury following intestinal ischemia-reperfusion
    Ioanna Vasileiou
    Experimental Surgery Laboratory, Laikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Res 172:146-52. 2012
    ..The antioxidant properties of propofol have been shown to improve ischemia/reperfusion injury. We investigated whether anesthesia with propofol can ameliorate remote lung injury induced by intestinal ischemia-reperfusion (IIR)...
  17. pmc Early myocardial injury is an integral component of experimental acute liver failure - a study in two porcine models
    Nikolaos Papoutsidakis
    Second Department of Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Arch Med Sci 7:217-23. 2011
    ..There is accumulating clinical evidence that acute liver failure may be regularly associated with myocardial injury. To test this hypothesis in a standardized experimental setting, we used two porcine models of ALF...
  18. pmc Global consequences of liver ischemia/reperfusion injury
    Constantinos Nastos
    Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Aretaieion University Hospital, University of Athens, 76 Vassilisis Sofia s Avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece
    Oxid Med Cell Longev 2014:906965. 2014
    ..The present paper aims to review the existing literature regarding the proposed mechanisms of remote organ injury after liver ischemia and reperfusion. ..
  19. doi request reprint Sevoflurane impairs post-operative olfactory memory but preserves olfactory function
    Georgia Kostopanagiotou
    2nd Department of Anaesthesiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:63-8. 2011
    ..The effect of anaesthesia on olfaction has not been systematically studied. Our aim is to compare the effects of general and regional anaesthesia on olfactory acuity and memory in the immediate post-operative period...
  20. ncbi request reprint Periarticular infiltration for pain relief after total hip arthroplasty: a comparison with epidural and PCA analgesia
    Ageliki Pandazi
    2nd Department of Anaesthesiology, School of Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens, 1 Rimini Street, 12462, Athens, Greece
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1607-12. 2013
    ..Periarticular infiltration is an alternative method that is gaining ground due to its simplicity and safety. Our study aims to assess the efficacy of periarticular infiltration in pain relief after THA...
  21. pmc The role of the post-anaesthesia care unit in the management of high-risk obstetric patients
    Georgia Kostopanagiotou
    2 Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Athens School of Medicine, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Arch Med Sci 7:123-6. 2011
    ..Herein we describe the efficiency of utilizing the post-anaesthesia care unit (PACU) as an intermediate intensive care facility for those patients...
  22. doi request reprint Histopathological alterations after single epidural injection of ropivacaine, methylprednizolone acetate, or contrast material in swine
    Maria Chrysanthi Kitsou
    2nd Department of Anesthesiology Pain Unit, School of Medicine, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:1288-95. 2011
    ..We investigate the in vivo effect of epidural injections in the epidural space in an animal model...
  23. doi request reprint Iron chelation attenuates intracranial pressure and improves survival in a swine model of acute liver failure
    Nikolaos Arkadopoulos
    Second Department of Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, Aretaieion University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Liver Transpl 14:1116-24. 2008
    ..7 +/- 1.3 versus 5.7 +/- 2.0 microM/mg of protein, P < 0.05) in comparison with controls. In conclusion, deferoxamine delayed the development of intracranial hypertension and improved survival in pigs with ischemic ALF...