Research Topics

Lee S Nguyen



  1. Nguyen L, Vautier M, Allenbach Y, Zahr N, Benveniste O, Funck Brentano C, et al. Sirolimus and mTOR Inhibitors: A Review of Side Effects and Specific Management in Solid Organ Transplantation. Drug Saf. 2019;: pubmed publisher
    ..This article reviews the adverse effects of mTOR inhibitors in solid organ transplantation, with special attention given to mechanisms hypothesized to cause adverse events and their management strategies. ..
  2. Lattuca B, Sy V, Nguyen L, Bernard M, Zeitouni M, Overtchouk P, et al. Copeptin as a prognostic biomarker in acute myocardial infarction. Int J Cardiol. 2019;274:337-341 pubmed publisher
    ..74 vs 0.60, p = 0.022). Copeptin measured on admission is a reliable and independent prognostic biomarker of one-year mortality in acute myocardial infarction patients. ..
  3. Nguyen L, Baudinaud P, Brusset A, Nicot F, Pechmajou L, Salem J, et al. Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction as an independent risk factor of mortality after cardiothoracic surgery. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018;156:188-193.e2 pubmed publisher
    ..9; 95% CI, 1.5-3.0; P < .001). HFpEF was an independent risk-factor of mortality and postoperative shock after cardiothoracic surgery, after adjustment regarding EuroSCORE II. ..
  4. Socie P, Nicot F, Baudinaud P, Estagnasie P, Brusset A, Squara P, et al. Frequency of Recovery from Complete Atrioventricular Block After Cardiac Surgery. Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:1841-1846 pubmed publisher
    ..Because most patients who would recover did so before day 7, this study validates modern guidelines suggesting permanent pacemaker implantation on day 7. ..
  5. Nguyen L, Merzoug M, Estagnasie P, Brusset A, Law Koune J, Aubert S, et al. Low tidal volume mechanical ventilation against no ventilation during cardiopulmonary bypass heart surgery (MECANO): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2017;18:582 pubmed publisher, NCT03098524 . Registered on 27 February 2017. ..