M Maggiorini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of pulmonary embolism on pulmonary vascular impedance in dogs and minipigs
    M Maggiorini
    Laboratory of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology, Erasme University Hospital, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 84:815-21. 1998
  2. doi Prevention and treatment of high-altitude pulmonary edema
    Marco Maggiorini
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Ramistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 52:500-6. 2010
  3. ncbi Both tadalafil and dexamethasone may reduce the incidence of high-altitude pulmonary edema: a randomized trial
    Marco Maggiorini
    University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Université de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Intern Med 145:497-506. 2006
  4. ncbi High altitude-induced pulmonary oedema
    Marco Maggiorini
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Ramistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Cardiovasc Res 72:41-50. 2006
  5. ncbi High-altitude pulmonary hypertension: a pathophysiological entity to different diseases
    M Maggiorini
    Intensive Care Unit of the Dept of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 22:1019-25. 2003
  6. ncbi [Mountaineering and altitude sickness]
    M Maggiorini
    Departement fur Innere Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Ther Umsch 58:387-93. 2001
  7. ncbi High-altitude pulmonary edema is initially caused by an increase in capillary pressure
    M Maggiorini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universitatsspital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Circulation 103:2078-83. 2001
  8. ncbi Pulmonary vascular resistance in dogs and minipigs--effects of hypoxia and inhaled nitric oxide
    M Maggiorini
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Respir Physiol 111:213-22. 1998
  9. ncbi Effects of low flow on pulmonary vascular flow-pressure curves and pulmonary vascular impedance
    S Brimioulle
    Laboratory of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Res 42:183-92. 1999
  10. ncbi Inhibition of cyclooxygenase and nitric oxide synthase in hypoxic vasoconstriction and oleic acid-induced lung injury
    M Leeman
    Laboratory of Physiology, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:1383-90. 1999

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Publications14

  1. ncbi Effects of pulmonary embolism on pulmonary vascular impedance in dogs and minipigs
    M Maggiorini
    Laboratory of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology, Erasme University Hospital, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 84:815-21. 1998
    ..These differences allow for a reduced pulsatile component of hydraulic power and, therefore, a better energy transfer from the right ventricle to the pulmonary circulation...
  2. doi Prevention and treatment of high-altitude pulmonary edema
    Marco Maggiorini
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Ramistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 52:500-6. 2010
    ..If progressive high altitude acclimatization would not be possible, prophylaxis with nifedipine or tadalafil for long sojourns at high altitude or dexamethasone for a short stay of less then 5 days should be recommended...
  3. ncbi Both tadalafil and dexamethasone may reduce the incidence of high-altitude pulmonary edema: a randomized trial
    Marco Maggiorini
    University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Université de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Intern Med 145:497-506. 2006
    ..High-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is caused by exaggerated hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction associated with decreased bioavailability of nitric oxide in the lungs and by impaired reabsorption of alveolar fluid...
  4. ncbi High altitude-induced pulmonary oedema
    Marco Maggiorini
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Ramistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Cardiovasc Res 72:41-50. 2006
    ..If progressive high altitude acclimatization is not possible, a prophylaxis with nifedipine should be recommended...
  5. ncbi High-altitude pulmonary hypertension: a pathophysiological entity to different diseases
    M Maggiorini
    Intensive Care Unit of the Dept of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 22:1019-25. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi [Mountaineering and altitude sickness]
    M Maggiorini
    Departement fur Innere Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Ther Umsch 58:387-93. 2001
    ..Glucocorticoids are the first line treatment of the malignant form of acute mountain sickness. Nifedipine is effective only for the prophylaxis and treatment of high altitude pulmonary edema...
  7. ncbi High-altitude pulmonary edema is initially caused by an increase in capillary pressure
    M Maggiorini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universitatsspital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Circulation 103:2078-83. 2001
    ..It is not known, however, whether the primary event is an increase in pressure or an increase in permeability of the pulmonary capillaries...
  8. ncbi Pulmonary vascular resistance in dogs and minipigs--effects of hypoxia and inhaled nitric oxide
    M Maggiorini
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Respir Physiol 111:213-22. 1998
    ..We conclude that the minipig, compared to the dog, presents with higher PVR and reactivity including vessels downstream to the site of Pc' as determined by the arterial occlusion technique...
  9. ncbi Effects of low flow on pulmonary vascular flow-pressure curves and pulmonary vascular impedance
    S Brimioulle
    Laboratory of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Res 42:183-92. 1999
    ..We therefore investigated the mechanical effects and the reflex effects of decreased flow on pulmonary vascular resistance and impedance...
  10. ncbi Inhibition of cyclooxygenase and nitric oxide synthase in hypoxic vasoconstriction and oleic acid-induced lung injury
    M Leeman
    Laboratory of Physiology, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:1383-90. 1999
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  11. doi Acclimatization improves submaximal exercise economy at 5533 m
    T D Latshang
    Pulmonary Division, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:458-67. 2013
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  12. pmc Effect of hypoxia and dexamethasone on inflammation and ion transporter function in pulmonary cells
    M Urner
    Institute of Anesthesiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Exp Immunol 169:119-28. 2012
    ..These findings illustrate that long-term hypoxia does not trigger an inflammatory response. The ion transport across apical epithelial sodium channels under hypoxic conditions is ameliorated in cells treated with dexamethasone...
  13. ncbi First clinical experience with Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System (MARS) in six patients with severe acute on chronic liver failure
    B Mullhaupt
    Gastroenterology Hepatology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Liver 22:59-62. 2002
    ..However, carefully conducted randomized controlled trials are necessary to define its potential place in the treatment of patients with severe liver disease...
  14. ncbi Measurement of quality of life in pulmonary hypertension and its significance
    E Cenedese
    Dept of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Raemistrasse 100, CH 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 28:808-15. 2006
    ..Moreover, it is a significant predictor of outcome in these patients...