Cristina Granja

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Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. ncbi Quality of life after intensive care--evaluation with EQ-5D questionnaire
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 28:898-907. 2002
  2. ncbi Quality of life in acute respiratory distress syndrome survivors may be no worst than in other ICU survivors
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4454 509 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 29:1744-50. 2003
  3. pmc Quality of life of survivors from severe sepsis and septic shock may be similar to that of others who survive critical illness
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Intensive Care, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 8:R91-8. 2004
  4. pmc Patients' recollections of experiences in the intensive care unit may affect their quality of life
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 9:R96-109. 2005
  5. doi Understanding posttraumatic stress disorder-related symptoms after critical care: the early illness amnesia hypothesis
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 36:2801-9. 2008
  6. ncbi Cardiac arrest: long-term cognitive and imaging analysis
    Belina Nunes
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 57:287-97. 2003
  7. doi Immediate and long-term impact of medical emergency teams on cardiac arrest prevalence and mortality: a plea for periodic basic life-support training programs
    Glória Campello
    From the Emergency and Intensive Care Department GC, CG, FC and Resuscitation Committee CG, FC, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal and the Biostatistics and Medical Informatics Department CG, CD, L FA, AC P, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 37:3054-61. 2009
  8. ncbi Quality of life 6-months after cardiac arrest
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Resuscitation Committee, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 55:37-44. 2002
  9. ncbi Emphysematous cystitis--a case report
    Carla Meira
    Intensive Care Department, Pedro Hispano Hospital, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Braz J Infect Dis 12:552-4. 2008
  10. ncbi Cardiogenic shock caused by disulfiram
    Ana Jerónimo
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Arq Bras Cardiol 92:e16-8. 2009

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Publications14

  1. ncbi Quality of life after intensive care--evaluation with EQ-5D questionnaire
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 28:898-907. 2002
    ..To evaluate health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) and study its determinants in adult patients discharged from an intensive care unit (ICU)...
  2. ncbi Quality of life in acute respiratory distress syndrome survivors may be no worst than in other ICU survivors
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4454 509 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Intensive Care Med 29:1744-50. 2003
    ..To compare the health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) survivors with that in a matched control group of non-ARDS survivors...
  3. pmc Quality of life of survivors from severe sepsis and septic shock may be similar to that of others who survive critical illness
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Intensive Care, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 8:R91-8. 2004
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) of survivors from severe sepsis and septic shock with HR-QoL in others who survived critical illness not involving sepsis...
  4. pmc Patients' recollections of experiences in the intensive care unit may affect their quality of life
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care 9:R96-109. 2005
    ..We wished to obtain the experiences felt by patients during their ICU stay using an original questionnaire and to correlate the memories of those experiences with health-related quality of life (HR-QOL)...
  5. doi Understanding posttraumatic stress disorder-related symptoms after critical care: the early illness amnesia hypothesis
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 36:2801-9. 2008
    ..To assess the factual and delusional memories reported by intensive care unit survivors and its relationship with the development of Posttraumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSS)...
  6. ncbi Cardiac arrest: long-term cognitive and imaging analysis
    Belina Nunes
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 57:287-97. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to analyze the contribution of neuropsychological testing and cerebral imaging to the development of a long-term classification of neurological impairment...
  7. doi Immediate and long-term impact of medical emergency teams on cardiac arrest prevalence and mortality: a plea for periodic basic life-support training programs
    Glória Campello
    From the Emergency and Intensive Care Department GC, CG, FC and Resuscitation Committee CG, FC, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal and the Biostatistics and Medical Informatics Department CG, CD, L FA, AC P, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 37:3054-61. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi Quality of life 6-months after cardiac arrest
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Unit, Resuscitation Committee, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Resuscitation 55:37-44. 2002
    ..Evaluation of outcome after cardiac arrest focuses mainly on survival. Survivors of cardiac arrest end up in different states of health and survival alone may not be a sensitive measure for successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)...
  9. ncbi Emphysematous cystitis--a case report
    Carla Meira
    Intensive Care Department, Pedro Hispano Hospital, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Braz J Infect Dis 12:552-4. 2008
    ..We report a clinical case of a patient admitted with acute myocardial infarction who developed an acute emphysematous cystitis, a further complication in his long and complex period of hospitalization...
  10. ncbi Cardiogenic shock caused by disulfiram
    Ana Jerónimo
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Arq Bras Cardiol 92:e16-8. 2009
    ..We underscore the importance of suspecting this diagnosis and of adopting prompt and the most adequate therapeutic approach in this context...
  11. ncbi The emergency room--analysis and evaluation of an organizational model
    Francisco Ferreira
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos Médicos e Emergência, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 27:889-900. 2008
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  12. ncbi In-hospital cardiac arrest: factors in the decision not to resuscitate. The impact of an organized in-hospital emergency system
    Antonio Mendes
    Serviço de Cuidados Intensivos Médicos, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Rev Port Cardiol 28:131-41. 2009
    ..To identify factors associated with "do-not-resuscitate" (DNR) decisions in patients who suffer cardiac arrest...
  13. pmc Improved survival with therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest with cold saline and surfacing cooling: keep it simple
    Cristina Granja
    Department of Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine, Hospital Pedro Hispano, 4450 Matosinhos, Portugal
    Emerg Med Int 2011:395813. 2011
    ..TH achieved with this protocol was associated with a significant reduction in hospital mortality...
  14. ncbi When (quality of) life is at stake and intensive care is needed: how much can we trust our proxies?
    Cristina Granja
    Intensive Care Med 32:1681-2. 2006