Dimitrios Karakitsos

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Publications

  1. pmc End-of-life decisions in Greek intensive care units: a multicenter cohort study
    Georgios Kranidiotis
    First Critical Care Department, Evangelismos Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 45 47 Ypsilantou Str, Athens, 10675, Greece
    Crit Care 14:R228. 2010
  2. pmc The 'cardiac-lung mass' artifact: an echocardiographic sign of lung atelectasis and/or pleural effusion
    Andreas Karabinis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, General Hospital of Athens, Mesogeion Avenue, Athens, 115 27, Greece
    Crit Care 12:R122. 2008
  3. pmc Real-time ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the internal jugular vein: a prospective comparison with the landmark technique in critical care patients
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Department of Intensive Care, General State Hospital of Athens, 154 Mesogeion Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Crit Care 10:R162. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Impact of portable duplex ultrasonography in head and neck reconstruction
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Plastic Surgery Department, Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    J Craniofac Surg 23:140-4. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Real-time ultrasound-guided subclavian vein cannulation versus the landmark method in critical care patients: a prospective randomized study
    Mariantina Fragou
    Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Crit Care Med 39:1607-12. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Whole-body ultrasound in the intensive care unit: a new role for an aged technique
    Andreas Karabinis
    Intensive Care Unit, General Hospital of Athens, Athens 11527, Greece
    J Crit Care 25:509-13. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Changes in arterial blood flow of free flaps after the administration of sildenafil in swine
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Department of Plastic Surgery, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, 154 Mesogeion Ave, Athens, Greece
    Microsurgery 31:465-71. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Integrating imaging techniques in lower limb microsurgical reconstruction: focusing on ultrasonography versus computed tomography angiography
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 27:371-5. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Acute effect of sildenafil on central hemodynamics in mechanically ventilated patients with WHO group III pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular failure necessitating administration of dobutamine
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Cardiol 167:848-54. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Portable duplex ultrasonography: A diagnostic and decision-making tool in reconstructive microsurgery
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Plastic Surgery Department, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Microsurgery 30:348-53. 2010

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Publications17

  1. pmc End-of-life decisions in Greek intensive care units: a multicenter cohort study
    Georgios Kranidiotis
    First Critical Care Department, Evangelismos Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 45 47 Ypsilantou Str, Athens, 10675, Greece
    Crit Care 14:R228. 2010
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  2. pmc The 'cardiac-lung mass' artifact: an echocardiographic sign of lung atelectasis and/or pleural effusion
    Andreas Karabinis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, General Hospital of Athens, Mesogeion Avenue, Athens, 115 27, Greece
    Crit Care 12:R122. 2008
    ..We conducted an ultrasound study to investigate echocardiographic artifacts in mechanically ventilated patients with lung pathology...
  3. pmc Real-time ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the internal jugular vein: a prospective comparison with the landmark technique in critical care patients
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Department of Intensive Care, General State Hospital of Athens, 154 Mesogeion Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Crit Care 10:R162. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate whether real-time ultrasound-guided cannulation of the internal jugular vein is superior to the standard landmark method...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of portable duplex ultrasonography in head and neck reconstruction
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Plastic Surgery Department, Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    J Craniofac Surg 23:140-4. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Real-time ultrasound-guided subclavian vein cannulation versus the landmark method in critical care patients: a prospective randomized study
    Mariantina Fragou
    Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Crit Care Med 39:1607-12. 2011
    ..Subclavian vein catheterization may cause various complications. We compared the real-time ultrasound-guided subclavian vein cannulation vs. the landmark method in critical care patients...
  6. doi request reprint Whole-body ultrasound in the intensive care unit: a new role for an aged technique
    Andreas Karabinis
    Intensive Care Unit, General Hospital of Athens, Athens 11527, Greece
    J Crit Care 25:509-13. 2010
    ..Whole-body ultrasound in the hands of adequately trained intensivists has the ability to reinvigorate the physical examination, without subjecting the patient to excessive irradiation and the risks of transport...
  7. doi request reprint Changes in arterial blood flow of free flaps after the administration of sildenafil in swine
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Department of Plastic Surgery, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, 154 Mesogeion Ave, Athens, Greece
    Microsurgery 31:465-71. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the administration of sildenafil after free tissue transfer increases flow volume and facilitates the restoration of diastolic blood flow patterns in the early critical postoperative period...
  8. ncbi request reprint Integrating imaging techniques in lower limb microsurgical reconstruction: focusing on ultrasonography versus computed tomography angiography
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 27:371-5. 2013
    ..Here, we present basic principles of the above applied techniques and analyze the surgical rationale of integrating imaging techniques in lower limb reconstruction...
  9. doi request reprint Acute effect of sildenafil on central hemodynamics in mechanically ventilated patients with WHO group III pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular failure necessitating administration of dobutamine
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Int J Cardiol 167:848-54. 2013
    ..We investigated sildenafils' effects on central hemodynamics of mechanically ventilated patients with WHO group-III PH and RV failure necessitating dobutamine administration...
  10. doi request reprint Portable duplex ultrasonography: A diagnostic and decision-making tool in reconstructive microsurgery
    Andreas Gravvanis
    Plastic Surgery Department, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Microsurgery 30:348-53. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc Peripheral T-cell lymphoma presenting as an ischemic stroke in a 23-year-old woman: a case report and review of the literature
    Mariantina Fragou
    Intensive Care Unit, General Hospital of Athens, 154 Mesogeion Avenue, Athens 11527, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 3:83. 2009
    ..Peripheral T-cell lymphoma of the unspecified variant is a highly aggressive subtype of T-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This is the first reported case of this type of lymphoma presenting as an ischemic stroke in a woman...
  12. doi request reprint Limitations and technical considerations of ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blocks: edema and subcutaneous air
    Theodosios Saranteas
    Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:353-6. 2008
    ..We present 2 trauma patients in whom the usefulness of ultrasound techniques was limited by edema and subcutaneous air...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome and takotsubo cardiomyopathy: the role of echocardiographic monitoring in the ICU
    John Papanikolaou
    Intensive Care Unit, General Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Hellenic J Cardiol 50:436-8. 2009
    ..Both RPLS and TTC turned out to be totally reversible conditions, and intensive echocardiographic monitoring was of great importance in order to optimize the hemodynamic support in our patient...
  14. pmc Optic nerve sonography in the diagnostic evaluation of adult brain injury
    Theodoros Soldatos
    Second Department of Radiology, Attikon University Hospital, 1 Rimin st, 124 62, Athens, Greece
    Crit Care 12:R67. 2008
    ..We investigated whether measurements of ONSD correlated with simultaneous noninvasive and invasive measurements of the intracranial pressure (ICP) in brain-injured adults...
  15. pmc Echogenic Technology Improves Cannula Visibility during Ultrasound-Guided Internal Jugular Vein Catheterization via a Transverse Approach
    Konstantinos Stefanidis
    Radiology Department, Evangelismos University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Crit Care Res Pract 2012:306182. 2012
    ..05). Conclusion. Echogenic technology significantly improved cannula visibility and decreased access time and mechanical complications during real-time ultrasound-guided IJV cannulation via a transverse approach...
  16. ncbi request reprint Changes of lidocaine levels in rat serum and tissue under stress and hyperlipidaemic diets
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Department of Intensive Care Unit, General State Hospital of Athens, Athens, Hellas
    Eur J Drug Metab Pharmacokinet 34:143-6. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Application of the pedicled anterolateral thigh flap to defects from the pelvis to the knee
    Andreas I Gravvanis
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Microsurgery and Burn Center J Ioannovich, General State Hospital of Athens G Gennimatas, Athens, Greece
    Microsurgery 26:432-8. 2006
    ..The vascular anatomy of ALT flap facilitates the design of versatile pedicled flaps with tremendous vascularity, two pivot points and large arc of rotation, able to cover defects from the lower abdominal wall to the knee joint...