Nicolas Rodondi

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Corticosteroid treatment for community-acquired pneumonia--the STEP trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Claudine A Blum
    Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Trials 15:257. 2014
  2. pmc Clinically relevant quality measures for risk factor control in primary care: a retrospective cohort study
    Stefan Weiler
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:306. 2014
  3. pmc Framingham risk score and alternatives for prediction of coronary heart disease in older adults
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e34287. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of carotid plaque screening on smoking cessation and other cardiovascular risk factors: a randomized controlled trial
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University Hospital Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 172:344-52. 2012
  5. pmc Atherosclerosis screening by noninvasive imaging for cardiovascular prevention: a systematic review
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Bern, PKT 2, 0562, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Gen Intern Med 27:220-31. 2012
  6. pmc Association of major and minor ECG abnormalities with coronary heart disease events
    Reto Auer
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    JAMA 307:1497-505. 2012
  7. pmc Subclinical hyperthyroidism and the risk of coronary heart disease and mortality
    Tinh Hai Collet
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 172:799-809. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and cardiovascular risk in a population with high mean alcohol consumption
    Maryline Foerster
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Cardiol 103:361-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient and physician gender concordance in preventive care in university primary care settings
    Simone Krähenmann-Müller
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Prev Med 67:242-7. 2014
  10. pmc Subclinical thyroid dysfunction and the risk of heart failure events: an individual participant data analysis from 6 prospective cohorts
    Baris Gencer
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Circulation 126:1040-9. 2012

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Publications34

  1. pmc Corticosteroid treatment for community-acquired pneumonia--the STEP trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Claudine A Blum
    Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Trials 15:257. 2014
    ..Available studies show controversial results, and the question about benefits and harms of adjunct corticosteroid therapy has not been conclusively resolved, particularly in the non-critical care setting...
  2. pmc Clinically relevant quality measures for risk factor control in primary care: a retrospective cohort study
    Stefan Weiler
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:306. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Framingham risk score and alternatives for prediction of coronary heart disease in older adults
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e34287. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of carotid plaque screening on smoking cessation and other cardiovascular risk factors: a randomized controlled trial
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University Hospital Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 172:344-52. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess whether carotid plaque screening helps smokers to improve their health behaviors and cardiovascular risk factors...
  5. pmc Atherosclerosis screening by noninvasive imaging for cardiovascular prevention: a systematic review
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Bern, PKT 2, 0562, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Gen Intern Med 27:220-31. 2012
    ..Data on the impact of such screening have not been systematically synthesized...
  6. pmc Association of major and minor ECG abnormalities with coronary heart disease events
    Reto Auer
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    JAMA 307:1497-505. 2012
    ..Electrocardiographic (ECG) abnormalities are common in older adults and might be of value for CHD prediction...
  7. pmc Subclinical hyperthyroidism and the risk of coronary heart disease and mortality
    Tinh Hai Collet
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 172:799-809. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess the risks of total and coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality, CHD events, and atrial fibrillation (AF) associated with endogenous subclinical hyperthyroidism among all available large prospective cohorts...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and cardiovascular risk in a population with high mean alcohol consumption
    Maryline Foerster
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Cardiol 103:361-8. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient and physician gender concordance in preventive care in university primary care settings
    Simone Krähenmann-Müller
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Prev Med 67:242-7. 2014
    ..To assess the quality of preventive care according to physician and patient gender in a country with universal health care coverage...
  10. pmc Subclinical thyroid dysfunction and the risk of heart failure events: an individual participant data analysis from 6 prospective cohorts
    Baris Gencer
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Circulation 126:1040-9. 2012
    ..Limited prospective data exist on the association between subclinical thyroid dysfunction and heart failure events...
  11. ncbi request reprint Public health impact of statin prescribing strategies based on JUPITER
    David Nanchen
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Prev Med 52:159-63. 2011
    ..To evaluate the public health impact of statin prescribing strategies based on the Justification for the Use of Statins in Primary Prevention: an Intervention Trial Evaluating Rosuvastatin Study (JUPITER)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, treatment and control of dyslipidaemia in Switzerland: still a long way to go
    Mathieu Firmann
    Department of Medicine, Centre for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research Cardiomet, University Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:682-7. 2010
    ..There is little information regarding the prevalence and management of dyslipidaemia in Switzerland...
  13. ncbi request reprint Thyroid antibody status, subclinical hypothyroidism, and the risk of coronary heart disease: an individual participant data analysis
    Tinh Hai Collet
    Service of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism T H C, University Hospital of 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine T H C, J C, University of Lausanne, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics D C B, E V and Medicine D C B, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism A R C, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 Department of Public Health B O Å, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway Department of Endocrinology B O Å, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway Department of General Internal Medicine S W, D A, N R, Inselspital, University of Bern, 3000 Bern, Switzerland Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology S W, University Hospital of Zurich, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland Department of Public Health and Primary Care J G, W P J d E, Leiden University Medical Center, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands School of Population Health A B and School of Medicine and Pharmacology J P W, School of Medicine
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:3353-62. 2014
    ..0 mIU/L or greater. The measurement of thyroid antibodies helps predict the progression to overt hypothyroidism, but it is unclear whether thyroid autoimmunity independently affects CHD risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Obesity and overweight associated with lower rates of colorectal cancer screening in Switzerland
    Roland Fischer
    Department for Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 22:425-30. 2013
    ..Physician perception of obesity and its impact on their recommendation for CRC screening might be a target for further research...
  15. pmc Subclinical thyroid dysfunction, cardiac function, and the risk of heart failure. The Cardiovascular Health study
    Nicolas Rodondi
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1152-9. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether subclinical thyroid dysfunction was associated with incident heart failure (HF) and echocardiogram abnormalities...
  16. ncbi request reprint The lower quality of preventive care among forced migrants in a country with universal healthcare coverage
    Yonas Martin
    Department for Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Prev Med 59:19-24. 2014
    ..To assess the association between socio-demographic factors and the quality of preventive care and chronic care of cardiovascular (CV) risk factors in a country with universal health care coverage...
  17. pmc Multimorbidity and quality of preventive care in Swiss university primary care cohorts
    Sven Streit
    Insitute of General Practice BIHAM, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Department of General Internal Medicine, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 9:e96142. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess whether comorbidity number, severity and type were associated with preventive care among patients receiving care in Swiss University primary care settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Statins for cardiovascular prevention according to different strategies: a cost analysis
    Marcia K Ito
    Institute of Health Economics and Management, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Cardiovasc Drugs 11:33-44. 2011
    ..However, the cost effectiveness of statin treatment in the primary prevention of CHD has not been fully established...
  19. pmc Subclinical thyroid dysfunction and functional capacity among elderly
    Vanessa S Virgini
    1 Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Thyroid 24:208-14. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between subclinical thyroid dysfunction and functional capacity in an elderly population...
  20. ncbi request reprint Resting heart rate and incident heart failure and cardiovascular mortality in older adults: role of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction: the PROSPER study
    David Nanchen
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Heart Fail 15:581-8. 2013
    ....
  21. pmc Mortality associated with diabetes and cardiovascular disease in older women
    David Nanchen
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e48818. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess whether diabetes was associated with a similar risk of total and cause-specific mortality as a history of CVD in older women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictive accuracy and usefulness of calibration of the ESC SCORE in Switzerland
    Pedro Marques-Vidal
    Centre for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research Cardiomet, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:402-8. 2008
    ..Prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) at the individual level should rely on the assessment of absolute risk using population-specific risk tables...
  23. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: subclinical thyroid dysfunction and the risk for coronary heart disease and mortality
    Nicolas Ochs
    University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Intern Med 148:832-45. 2008
    ..Data on the association between subclinical thyroid dysfunction and coronary heart disease (CHD) and mortality are conflicting...
  24. pmc Therapy modifications in response to poorly controlled hypertension, dyslipidemia, and diabetes mellitus
    Nicolas Rodondi
    University Outpatient Clinic and University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Department of Community Medicine and Public Health, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Intern Med 144:475-84. 2006
    ..Evaluating whether physicians respond appropriately to poor risk factor control in patients may better reflect quality of care than measuring proportions of patients whose conditions are controlled...
  25. ncbi request reprint Counselling overweight and obese patients in primary care: a prospective cohort study
    Nicolas Rodondi
    University Outpatient Clinic and University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:222-8. 2006
    ..We aimed to evaluate weight reduction counselling by primary care physicians, and its relationship with weight change and patients' behaviour to control weight...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prefrailty and chronic morbidity in the youngest old: an insight from the Lausanne cohort Lc65+
    Nadia Danon-Hersch
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1687-94. 2012
    ..To estimate the prevalence of prefrailty, frailty, comorbidity, and disability in the youngest old and to identify chronic diseases associated with individual frailty criteria...
  27. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of in-hospital multidimensional interventions of secondary prevention after acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Reto Auer
    Department of Community Medicine and Ambulatory Care, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Circulation 117:3109-17. 2008
    ..We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine whether in-hospital, patient-level interventions targeting multiple cardiovascular risk factors reduce all-cause mortality after an acute coronary syndrome...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Dyslipidemia - when are lipid lowering medications useful in clinical practice?]
    Manuel R Blum
    Universitätsklinik und Poliklinik für Allgemeine Innere Medizin, Inselspital, Bern
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 102:585-9. 2013
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [Evidence based check-up: the general medical point of view]
    Christina Wirth
    Universitätsklinik und Poliklinik für Allgemeine Innere Medizin, Inselspital, Bern
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 102:647-56. 2013
    ..In contrast, relatively new is the fact that ultrasound to screen for an abdominal aortic aneurysm is useful among men smokers or past smokers between 65 and 75 years old...
  30. ncbi request reprint Contribution of major cardiovascular risk factors to familial premature coronary artery disease: the GENECARD project
    Vincent Jomini
    Department of Medicine, CHUV University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:676-84. 2002
    ..This study was designed to assess the prevalence of major cardiovascular risk factors in familial premature coronary artery disease (P-CAD), affecting two or more siblings within one sibship...
  31. ncbi request reprint Subclinical hypothyroidism: summary of evidence in 2014
    Christine Baumgartner
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 144:w14058. 2014
    ..This narrative review aims to assess current evidence on the clinical aspects, as well as screening and treatment recommendations in adults with subclinical hypothyroidism. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Association between conventional risk factors and different ultrasound-based markers of atherosclerosis at carotid and femoral levels in a middle-aged population
    Patrick Yerly
    Department of Cardiology, Lausanne University Hospital CHUV, Rue du Bugnon 46, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:589-99. 2013
    ..Pending comparison of these markers using harder cardiovascular endpoints, our findings suggest that markers based on plaque morphology assessed at femoral artery level might be useful cardiovascular risk predictors...
  33. ncbi request reprint Impact of electronic monitoring of drug adherence on blood pressure control in primary care: a cluster 12-month randomised controlled study
    Valérie Santschi
    University Medical Outpatient Clinic, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Intern Med 19:427-34. 2008
    ..We examined whether monitoring drug adherence with an electronic system improves long-term blood pressure (BP) control in hypertensive patients followed by general practitioners (GPs)...
  34. pmc Physician response to "by-the-way" syndrome in primary care
    Pierre Yves Rodondi
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Gen Intern Med 24:739-41. 2009
    ..We analyzed the content of the syndrome, predictors of its appearance, and the physician response...