Christian H Nickel

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Stress markers predict mortality in patients with nonspecific complaints presenting to the emergency department and may be a useful risk stratification tool to support disposition planning
    Christian H Nickel
    Emergency Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 20:670-9. 2013
  2. pmc Drug-related emergency department visits by elderly patients presenting with non-specific complaints
    Christian H Nickel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:15. 2013
  3. pmc The role of copeptin as a diagnostic and prognostic biomarker for risk stratification in the emergency department
    Christian H Nickel
    Emergency Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Med 10:7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Copeptin and peroxiredoxin-4 independently predict mortality in patients with nonspecific complaints presenting to the emergency department
    Christian H Nickel
    Emergency Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 18:851-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Diuretic use, RAAS blockade and morbidity in elderly patients presenting to the Emergency Department with non-specific complaints
    Juliane M Ruedinger
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13568. 2012
  6. doi request reprint At risk of undertriage? Testing the performance and accuracy of the emergency severity index in older emergency department patients
    Florian F Grossmann
    University Hospital Basel, Emergency Department, Switzerland
    Ann Emerg Med 60:317-25.e3. 2012
  7. pmc San Francisco Syncope Rule to predict short-term serious outcomes: a systematic review
    Ramon T Saccilotto
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    CMAJ 183:E1116-26. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Transporting clinical tools to new settings: cultural adaptation and validation of the Emergency Severity Index in German
    Florian F Grossmann
    Emergency Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Ann Emerg Med 57:257-64. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Pain in the emergency department: adherence to an implemented treatment protocol
    Frank Peter Stephan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:341-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported weight in a high risk geriatric population in the emergency department
    Petra Finardi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13585. 2012

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Stress markers predict mortality in patients with nonspecific complaints presenting to the emergency department and may be a useful risk stratification tool to support disposition planning
    Christian H Nickel
    Emergency Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 20:670-9. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Drug-related emergency department visits by elderly patients presenting with non-specific complaints
    Christian H Nickel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:15. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc The role of copeptin as a diagnostic and prognostic biomarker for risk stratification in the emergency department
    Christian H Nickel
    Emergency Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Med 10:7. 2012
    ..As such, the emergency department appears to be the ideal setting for its potential use. This review summarizes the recent progress towards determining the prognostic and diagnostic value of copeptin in the emergency department...
  4. doi request reprint Copeptin and peroxiredoxin-4 independently predict mortality in patients with nonspecific complaints presenting to the emergency department
    Christian H Nickel
    Emergency Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 18:851-9. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Diuretic use, RAAS blockade and morbidity in elderly patients presenting to the Emergency Department with non-specific complaints
    Juliane M Ruedinger
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13568. 2012
    ..The hypothesis was tested that the use of diuretics and RAAS blockade could be associated with an increased incidence of serious conditions in those patients...
  6. doi request reprint At risk of undertriage? Testing the performance and accuracy of the emergency severity index in older emergency department patients
    Florian F Grossmann
    University Hospital Basel, Emergency Department, Switzerland
    Ann Emerg Med 60:317-25.e3. 2012
    ..We test predictive validity, interrater reliability, and diagnostic accuracy of the Emergency Severity Index in older emergency department (ED) patients and identify reasons for inadequate triage...
  7. pmc San Francisco Syncope Rule to predict short-term serious outcomes: a systematic review
    Ramon T Saccilotto
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    CMAJ 183:E1116-26. 2011
    ..It has been validated across various populations and settings. We undertook a systematic review of its accuracy in predicting short-term serious outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Transporting clinical tools to new settings: cultural adaptation and validation of the Emergency Severity Index in German
    Florian F Grossmann
    Emergency Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Ann Emerg Med 57:257-64. 2011
    ..To date, no German triage tool with proven reliability and validity exists. The goal of this project is to translate and culturally adapt the Emergency Severity Index (ESI) and to assess reliability and validity of the German version...
  9. doi request reprint Pain in the emergency department: adherence to an implemented treatment protocol
    Frank Peter Stephan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:341-7. 2010
    ..Pain management protocols have been shown to be useful. The objective of this study was to assess the adherence to an already implemented pain management protocol in an urban ED...
  10. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported weight in a high risk geriatric population in the emergency department
    Petra Finardi
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13585. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether body weight reported by elderly patients presenting to the ED with non-specific symptoms is accurate...
  11. doi request reprint Patients presenting to the emergency department with non-specific complaints: the Basel Non-specific Complaints (BANC) study
    Marek Nemec
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Acad Emerg Med 17:284-92. 2010
    ..quot; The objectives of this study were to provide a framework for research and a description of patients with NSCs presenting to EDs...
  12. doi request reprint Pulmonary cavitation in a patient presenting with nonspecific complaints
    Anna Sarah Messmer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1662.e1-3. 2012
    ..Common etiologies of cavitary lung processes are discussed, and risk factors of pulmonary infarction are highlighted...