Affiliation: University Hospital
- [Pulmonary medicine 2012: news for the general practitioner]G Gex
Service de pneumologie HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
Rev Med Suisse 9:142-6. 2013..for bronchiectasis supported by evidence, apart from patients with cystic fibrosis? And finally, can treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive pressure (CPAP) prevent the occurrence of new, systemic hypertension?..
- Is atrial fibrillation associated with pulmonary embolism?G Gex
Division of General Internal Medicine, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
J Thromb Haemost 10:347-51. 2012..A pulmonary embolism (PE) is thought to be associated with atrial fibrillation (AF). Nevertheless, this association is based on weak data...
- [Leukotriene-modifiers in asthma treatment]G Gex
Service de médecine interne générale, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
Rev Med Suisse 2:1997-8, 2000-1. 2006..In practice, it is possible to select patients who benefit from those molecules. If only these "responders" are treated, leukotriene modifiers are an adequate treatment, easy to use and well tolerated...
- [Long-term oxygen therapy]Grégoire Gex
Service de médecine interne générale, HUG, Geneve
Rev Med Suisse 3:2646, 2648-50, 2652-4. 2007..The characteristics of the three methods of oxygen delivery for domiciliary treatment are discussed in this review...
- [Electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy for the assessment of peripheral lung nodules]Grégoire Gex
Service de Pneumologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
Rev Med Suisse 6:2252-6. 2010....
- [Imported cases of histoplasmosis]Laurent Nyffenegger
Service des Maladies Infectieuses, HUG, Geneve 14
Rev Med Suisse 5:2418-23. 2009..The treatment of the disseminated form must be started immediately with anti-fungal therapy and highly active anti-retroviral treatment. In a globalized world, one has to remember the importation of unusual exotic diseases...