M M Levi

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Management strategies for optimal control of anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 35:560-7. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Disseminated intravascular coagulation in infectious disease
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 36:367-77. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Another step in improving the diagnosis of disseminated intravascular coagulation in sepsis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 17:2100. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Infection and inflammation and the coagulation system
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Res 60:26-39. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Infection and inflammation as risk factors for thrombosis and atherosclerosis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 38:506-14. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Recombinant factor VIIa and trauma: treatment that does not leave you in the cold
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 5:242-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Even cheap statins better not added to drinking water]
    Marcel M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3419. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Platelets at a crossroad of pathogenic pathways in sepsis
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 2:2094-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Job-sharing in postgraduate medical training: not automatically a nice duet]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:308-10. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint [Coagulation abnormalities and the dentist]
    M M Levi
    Uit de afdeling Inwendige Ceneeskunde van het Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam te Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 113:150-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications178 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Management strategies for optimal control of anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 35:560-7. 2009
    ..In addition, self-testing of the international normalized ratio and self-dosing of vitamin K antagonists has been introduced over the past 20 years and has been shown to be an effective and safe treatment modality...
  2. doi request reprint Disseminated intravascular coagulation in infectious disease
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 36:367-77. 2010
    ..The relevance of the cross-talk between inflammation and coagulation is underlined by the results of the treatment of severe systemic infection with modulators of coagulation and inflammation...
  3. doi request reprint Another step in improving the diagnosis of disseminated intravascular coagulation in sepsis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 17:2100. 2013
    ..In this issue of Critical Care, Gando and colleagues report on the prospective validation of the Japanese Association of Acute Medicine score for DIC in patients with severe sepsis. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Infection and inflammation and the coagulation system
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Res 60:26-39. 2003
    ..The relevance of the cross-talk between inflammation and coagulation is underlined by the promising results in the treatment of severe systemic infection with modulators of coagulation and inflammation...
  5. doi request reprint Infection and inflammation as risk factors for thrombosis and atherosclerosis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 38:506-14. 2012
    ..Apart from the general coagulation response to inflammation associated with severe infection, specific infections may cause distinct features, such as hemorrhagic fever or thrombotic microangiopathy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Recombinant factor VIIa and trauma: treatment that does not leave you in the cold
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 5:242-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Even cheap statins better not added to drinking water]
    Marcel M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3419. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Platelets at a crossroad of pathogenic pathways in sepsis
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 2:2094-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Job-sharing in postgraduate medical training: not automatically a nice duet]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:308-10. 2004
    ..A more systematic evaluation of job-sharing in postgraduate medical training programmes is required to clarify these points...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Coagulation abnormalities and the dentist]
    M M Levi
    Uit de afdeling Inwendige Ceneeskunde van het Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam te Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 113:150-5. 2006
    ..The dentist must discuss this temporary alteration of the coagulation level with the medical specialist of the patient...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in basal and endotoxin-induced tissue factor expression in vivo
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 4:743-4. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint [Physical diagnosis--percussion and palpation of liver]
    M Levi
    afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 144:835-8. 2000
    ..Also, the inter-observer variability may be considerable. These limitations of the test may be partly due to a number of pitfalls and misconceptions concerning physical examination of the liver...
  13. ncbi request reprint Disseminated intravascular coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 35:2191-5. 2007
    ..To review the current knowledge on the clinical manifestation, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management of disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC)...
  14. doi request reprint Coagulation biomarkers in critically ill patients
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre F 4, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Clin 27:281-97. 2011
    ..Prohemostatic treatment may be beneficial in case of severe bleeding, whereas restoring physiological anticoagulant pathways may be helpful in patients with sepsis and disseminated intravascular coagulation...
  15. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis of disseminated intravascular coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Blood Rev 16:217-23. 2002
    ..Moreover, these tests are often not available in most settings for daily clinical care. A combination of widely available tests, however, may be helpful in making the diagnosis of DIC, according to a recently developed algorithm...
  16. pmc HEPBURN - investigating the efficacy and safety of nebulized heparin versus placebo in burn patients with inhalation trauma: study protocol for a multi-center randomized controlled trial
    Gerie J Glas
    Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology L E I C A, Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, M0 210, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 15:91. 2014
    ..The present trial aims at comparing a strategy using frequent nebulizations of heparin with standard care in intubated and ventilated burn patients with bronchoscopically confirmed inhalation trauma...
  17. doi request reprint Cancer-related coagulopathies
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine and Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Thromb Res 133:S70-5. 2014
    ..Furthermore, the role of perturbed endothelium in the pathogenesis of microvascular dysfunction and microangiopathy in particular in the setting of cancer and chemo- or radiotherapy will be reviewed...
  18. pmc Nebulized anticoagulants for acute lung injury - a systematic review of preclinical and clinical investigations
    Pieter R Tuinman
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine and Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 16:R70. 2012
    ..Nebulization of anticoagulants may allow for improved local biological availability and as such may improve efficacy in the lungs and lower the risk of systemic bleeding complications...
  19. pmc Early intravenous unfractionated heparin and outcome in acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a retrospective propensity matched cohort study
    Jorrit J Hofstra
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pulm Med 12:43. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that an intravenous therapeutic dose of unfractionated heparin would favorably influence outcome of critically ill patients diagnosed with ALI...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Biomedical research in the Netherlands: high quality due to cooperation between University Medical Centers and non-academic large teaching hospitals]
    Marcel Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Raad van Bestuur, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A6081. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to compare citation scores of biomedical publications from UMC's and STZ hospitals...
  21. doi request reprint Sepsis and thrombosis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 39:559-66. 2013
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Pathogenesis and management of peripartum coagulopathic calamities (disseminated intravascular coagulation and amniotic fluid embolism)
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Thromb Res 131:S32-4. 2013
    ..Therapy is aimed at removing the precipitating factor combined with supportive adjunctive treatment options...
  23. ncbi request reprint Thrombomodulin in sepsis
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:294-8. 2013
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Disseminated intravascular coagulation: a review for the internist
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intern Emerg Med 8:23-32. 2013
    ..These strategies comprise inhibition of tissue factor-mediated activation of coagulation or restoration of physiological anticoagulant pathways...
  25. doi request reprint Should antifibrinolytics be given in all patients with trauma?
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 25:385-8. 2012
    ..Pharmacological prohemostatic agents may be useful adjunctive treatment options in patients with severe blood loss...
  26. ncbi request reprint New insights into pathways that determine the link between infection and thrombosis
    M Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 70:114-20. 2012
    ..Apart from the general coagulation response to inflammation associated with severe infection, specific infections may cause distinct features, such as haemorrhagic fever or thrombotic microangiopathy...
  27. doi request reprint Safety of prohemostatic interventions
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 38:292-8. 2012
    ..When considering the use of adjunctive prohemostatic agents to prevent or treat excessive blood loss, the risk of thrombotic complications should be taken into account...
  28. doi request reprint Factor v Leiden mutation in severe infection and sepsis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 37:955-60. 2011
    ..In this article we review the experimental and clinical evidence regarding the relationship between the presence of a factor V Leiden mutation and the incidence and outcome of sepsis...
  29. pmc Influenza infection and risk of acute pulmonary embolism
    Matthijs van Wissen
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Thromb J 5:16. 2007
    ..Influenza infections have been associated with procoagulant changes. Whether influenza infections lead to an increased risk of pulmonary embolism remains to be established...
  30. pmc Blood transfusion during cardiac surgery is associated with inflammation and coagulation in the lung: a case control study
    Pieter R Tuinman
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine and Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam NL 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 15:R59. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that blood transfusion is associated with changes in pulmonary and systemic inflammation and coagulation occurring in patients who do not meet the clinical diagnosis of transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI)...
  31. pmc Recombinant human activated protein C: current insights into its mechanism of action
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 11:S3. 2007
    ..This review presents an analysis of the various mechanisms of action of rhAPC in sepsis...
  32. pmc Recombinant human activated protein C resets thrombin generation in patients with severe sepsis - a case control study
    Anne Cornelie J M de Pont
    Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 9:R490-7. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the dynamics of the anticoagulant, anti-inflammatory and pro-fibrinolytic action of rhAPC in patients with severe sepsis, by comparing rhAPC-treated patients with case controls...
  33. pmc Impact of the factor V Leiden mutation on the outcome of pneumococcal pneumonia: a controlled laboratory study
    Marcel Schouten
    Center for Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Room G2 130, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R145. 2010
    ..We here determined the effect of the FVL mutation on coagulation, inflammation, bacterial outgrowth and outcome in murine pneumococcal pneumonia...
  34. pmc Activated protein C ameliorates coagulopathy but does not influence outcome in lethal H1N1 influenza: a controlled laboratory study
    Marcel Schouten
    Center for Experimental and Molecular Medicine CEMM, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Room G2 130, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R65. 2010
    ..We determined the impact of lethal influenza A (H1N1) infection on systemic and pulmonary coagulation and inflammation, and the effect of recombinant mouse (rm-) APC here on...
  35. pmc Successful pulmonary administration of activated recombinant factor VII in diffuse alveolar hemorrhage
    Lars Heslet
    Department of Intensive Care ITA 4131, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Denmark
    Crit Care 10:R177. 2006
    ..Tissue factor is expressed in the lung alveoli during inflammation and therefore pulmonary administration of human recombinant activated factor VIIa (rFVIIa) could be a rational treatment option...
  36. pmc The effects of continuous venovenous hemofiltration on coagulation activation
    Catherine S C Bouman
    Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, PO 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 10:R150. 2006
    ..In contrast to previous studies, CVVH was performed without anticoagulation...
  37. pmc Factors that predict outcome of intensive care treatment in very elderly patients: a review
    Sophia E de Rooij
    Department of Geriatrics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    Crit Care 9:R307-14. 2005
    ..This report reviews available data on factors that determine outcome, on the value of prognostic models, and on preferences regarding life-sustaining treatments in (very) elderly intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  38. pmc Nebulized antithrombin limits bacterial outgrowth and lung injury in Streptococcus pneumoniae pneumonia in rats
    Jorrit J Hofstra
    Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 13:R145. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effect of nebulized anticoagulants on pulmonary coagulopathy and inflammation in a rat model of Streptococcus pneumoniae pneumonia...
  39. pmc The effects of melatonin versus placebo on delirium in hip fracture patients: study protocol of a randomised, placebo-controlled, double blind trial
    Annemarieke de Jonghe
    Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics section F4 218, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 11:34. 2011
    ....
  40. pmc HAE international home therapy consensus document
    Hilary J Longhurst
    Department of Immunology, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, UK
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 6:22. 2010
    ..It represents the opinion of the authors who have a wide range of expert experience in the management of HAE...
  41. pmc 2010 International consensus algorithm for the diagnosis, therapy and management of hereditary angioedema
    Tom Bowen
    Departments of Medicine and Paediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 6:24. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Platelets
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 33:S523-5. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint [Perioperative thromboprophylaxis--for the immobilisation period, potential extension beyond hospitalisation]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, onderafd, Vasculaire Geneeskunde, F 4, Meiberg dreefg, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2490-1. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Platelets in sepsis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hematology 10:129-31. 2005
    ..In addition, in this situation platelets may be directly involved in the inflammatory response by releasing inflammatory mediators and growth factors...
  45. doi request reprint Epidemiology and management of bleeding in patients using vitamin K antagonists
    M Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 7:103-6. 2009
    ..In case of serious bleeding complications in a patient who uses vitamin K antagonists, this anticoagulant treatment can be quickly reversed by administration of vitamin K or coagulation factor concentrates...
  46. ncbi request reprint Disseminated intravascular coagulation: What's new?
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular and Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Clin 21:449-67. 2005
    ....
  47. pmc Antithrombin in sepsis revisited
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 9:624-5. 2005
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Improving antithrombotic management in patients with atrial fibrillation: current status and perspectives
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 35:527-42. 2009
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Cancer and thrombosis
    Marcel Levi
    University of Amsterdam and Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 1:668-71. 2003
    ..The pathogenetic pathways that play a role in the cancer-associated coagulopathy have been identified in recent years...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Volume replacement and coagulation impairment]
    M Levi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Vascolare, Medicina Interna, Centro Medico Universitario, Università degli Studi di Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Olanda
    Minerva Anestesiol 71:11-6. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic heparin in patients with severe sepsis treated with drotrecogin alfa (activated)
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:483-90. 2007
    ..Biological plausibility exists for heparin to reduce DrotAA efficacy and/or increase bleeding...
  52. doi request reprint Clinical relevance of the effects of plasma expanders on coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine Internal Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 33:810-5. 2007
    ..e., > 1.5 L) are infused or if the patient has a concomitant or preexistent hemostatic impairment...
  53. doi request reprint Bleeding in patients receiving vitamin K antagonists who would have been excluded from trials on which the indication for anticoagulation was based
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Blood 111:4471-6. 2008
    ..VKAs are often prescribed to patients who would not have qualified for clinical trials, and in these patients a careful consideration should be made regarding the expected efficacy and the risk of bleeding...
  54. ncbi request reprint [Thromboprophylaxis for cerebrovascular disorders: acetylsalicylic acid remains the cornerstone]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, onderafd Vasculaire Geneeskunde, F 4, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:423-5. 2008
    ..In the ESPRIT trial, the combination of acetylsalicylic acid and dipyridamole provided a modest benefit over acetylsalicylic acid alone in the prevention of (recurrent) ischaemic stroke...
  55. doi request reprint Metabolic modulation of inflammation-induced activation of coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 34:26-32. 2008
    ..There are indications that this modulatory role of metabolic factors in inflammation and coagulation may also have an impact on clinical outcome in various disease states...
  56. pmc The inflammation-coagulation axis as an important intermediate pathway in acute lung injury
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 12:144. 2008
    ....
  57. doi request reprint Self-management of anticoagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 6:979-85. 2008
    ..Moreover, treatment-related patient satisfaction and quality of life improves in patients performing self-management of anticoagulation...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism due to air travel]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, onderafd Vasculaire Geneeskunde, F 4, Meiberg dreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2474-8. 2006
    ..However, pending more solid evidence, this strategy should only be used cautiously, e.g. only in patients with a high risk of thrombosis who are planning a long flight...
  59. doi request reprint Activated protein C in sepsis: a critical review
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Hematol 15:481-6. 2008
    ..Initial clinical studies with activated protein C in patients with sepsis showed a reduction of 28-day mortality. However, subsequent studies did cast some doubt on the efficacy and also the safety of this treatment...
  60. doi request reprint The coagulant response in sepsis
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine F4 219, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Chest Med 29:627-42, viii. 2008
    ..Strategies to inhibit coagulation activation may theoretically be justified and are being evaluated in clinical studies...
  61. doi request reprint Thrombocytopenia in critically ill patients
    Marcel Levi
    Department Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 34:417-24. 2008
    ....
  62. doi request reprint Emergency reversal of antithrombotic treatment
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intern Emerg Med 4:137-45. 2009
    ..A limitation of this new class of anticoagulants may be the lack of an appropriate strategy to reverse the effect if a bleeding event occurs, although in some cases the administration of recombinant factor VIIa may be an option...
  63. ncbi request reprint Self-administration of C1-inhibitor concentrate in patients with hereditary or acquired angioedema caused by C1-inhibitor deficiency
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:904-8. 2006
    ..The concentrate should be administered intravenously and hence needs to be administered by health care professionals, which might cause considerable delay in treatment and inconvenience for patients...
  64. ncbi request reprint Use of recombinant factor VIIa in the perioperative period
    M Levi
    Dept of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hamostaseologie 29:68-70. 2009
    ..Its exact place in surgery warrants further clinical trials in various situations that will also more precisely determine the safety of this intervention...
  65. ncbi request reprint Tissue factor in infection and severe inflammation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Thromb Hemost 32:33-9. 2006
    ..There is increasing experimental evidence that TF inhibition may have beneficial effects in disease states in which the combination of coagulation and inflammation plays a prominent role...
  66. ncbi request reprint Plasma and plasma components in the management of disseminated intravascular coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Best Pract Res Clin Haematol 19:127-42. 2006
    ..These strategies comprise inhibition of tissue factor-mediated activation of coagulation or restoration of physiological anticoagulant pathways...
  67. pmc Coagulation abnormalities in critically ill patients
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 10:222. 2006
    ....
  68. doi request reprint Inflammation and coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 38:S26-34. 2010
    ..Conversely, activated coagulation proteases may affect specific cellular receptors on inflammatory cells and endothelial cells and thereby modulate the inflammatory response...
  69. doi request reprint DIC: which laboratory tests are most useful
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Blood Rev 25:33-7. 2011
    ....
  70. doi request reprint Safety of recombinant activated factor VII in randomized clinical trials
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    N Engl J Med 363:1791-800. 2010
    ..To address this issue, we evaluated the rate of thromboembolic events in all published randomized, placebo-controlled trials of rFVIIa used on an off-label basis...
  71. pmc Treatment with recombinant human activated protein C: one size does not fit all
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 15:105. 2011
    ..This may potentially translate to a better clinical outcome in patients with severe sepsis, although that was not directly shown in this trial...
  72. doi request reprint Anticoagulants. Old and new
    M Levi
    Dept of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hamostaseologie 31:229-35. 2011
    ..For the newer anticoagulants, quick reversal strategies are more cumbersome, although some interventions, including prothrombin complex concentrates, show promising results in initial experimental studies...
  73. doi request reprint Bleeding risk and reversal strategies for old and new anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 9:1705-12. 2011
    ..A limitation of these new agents may be the lack of an appropriate strategy to reverse the effect if a bleeding event occurs, although experimental studies show hopeful results for some of these agents...
  74. pmc Systemic versus localized coagulation activation contributing to organ failure in critically ill patients
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Immunopathol 34:167-79. 2012
    ..Interestingly, apart from the overall systemic responses, a differential local response in various vascular beds related to specific organs may occur...
  75. ncbi request reprint [Self-monitoring and self dosing of oral anticoagulant therapy with vitamin K antagonists]
    M Levi
    afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Academisch Medisch Centrum, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:2313-7. 2001
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Periprocedural reversal and bridging of anticoagulant treatment
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 69:268-73. 2011
    ....
  77. doi request reprint Hematologic failure
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine Internal Medicine, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 32:651-9. 2011
    ..Hence, a proper differential diagnosis and initiation of adequate (supportive) treatment strategies are crucial to reduce morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients with coagulation abnormalities...
  78. ncbi request reprint Advances in the understanding of the pathogenetic pathways of disseminated intravascular coagulation result in more insight in the clinical picture and better management strategies
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    Semin Thromb Hemost 27:569-75. 2001
    ....
  79. ncbi request reprint [Physical diagnostics--peripheral arterial diseases]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Meibergdfeef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:902-5. 2001
    ..Peripheral arterial disease is unlikely when this index is normal. However, a low ankle-brachial index necessitates further investigations to determine possible arterial insufficiency in the lower extremities...
  80. ncbi request reprint [Long flights and the risk of venous thrombosis]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, onder afd Vasculaire Geneeskunde, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:292-4. 2001
    ..Furthermore, all air travellers should be advised to keep moving during long flights and to drink plenty, preferably non-alcoholic beverages...
  81. ncbi request reprint Haemostasis and thrombosis: new developments in treatment strategies
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 61:8-12. 2003
    ..In some cases this also results in a (relatively modest) increase in the risk of bleeding. The clinical use of the new compounds is often much more convenient than that of the currently available antithrombotic modalities...
  82. ncbi request reprint [Blind spots of the diagnostic hemostasis screen]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 144:457-60. 2000
    ..In patients with a strong suspicion of a coagulation disorder such defects should be specifically tested for...
  83. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological strategies to decrease excessive blood loss in cardiac surgery: a meta-analysis of clinically relevant endpoints
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Lancet 354:1940-7. 1999
    ....
  84. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen-coated albumin microcapsules reduce bleeding in severely thrombocytopenic rabbits
    M Levi
    Center for Hemostasis, Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Inflammation Research, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nat Med 5:107-11. 1999
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint [Treatment and prevention of haemorrhage with recombinant activated factor VII, not only in hemophilia]
    M Levi
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:2534-7. 2002
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Aggravation of endotoxin-induced disseminated intravascular coagulation and cytokine activation in heterozygous protein-C-deficient mice
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Blood 101:4823-7. 2003
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Coagulopathy and platelet disorders in critically ill patients
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Anestesiol 76:851-9. 2010
    ..Hence, a proper differential diagnosis and the initiation of adequate (supportive) treatment strategies are crucial to reduce morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients with coagulation abnormalities...
  88. ncbi request reprint The coagulant response in sepsis and inflammation
    M Levi
    Department of Medicine and Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hamostaseologie 30:10-2, 14-6. 2010
    ..Increasing knowledge on the various mechanisms underlying activation of inflammation and coagulation may lead to better (adjunctive) management strategies in critically ill patients...
  89. ncbi request reprint Recombinant factor VIIa: a general hemostatic agent? Not yet
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 2:1695-7. 2004
  90. ncbi request reprint Bidirectional relation between inflammation and coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine F 4, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Circulation 109:2698-704. 2004
  91. ncbi request reprint Critical bleeding in surgery: conventional therapy and new prospects
    M Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Minerva Anestesiol 70:267-71. 2004
    ....
  92. pmc Coagulation in sepsis: all bugs bite equally
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 8:99-100. 2004
    ..There is no correlation between the type of microorganism that has caused the infection and the presence or severity of the coagulation disorder...
  93. ncbi request reprint New treatment strategies for disseminated intravascular coagulation based on current understanding of the pathophysiology
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine Vascular Medicine, Intensive Care, Laboratory of Experimental Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Med 36:41-9. 2004
    ..These strategies comprise inhibition of tissue factor-mediated activation of coagulation or restoration of physiological anticoagulant pathways, for example by means of the administration of recombinant human activated protein C...
  94. pmc Adequate thromboprophylaxis in critically ill patients
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:142. 2010
    ..Anti-factor Xa levels thought to be required for adequate thromboprophylaxis are observed only at doses of enoxaparin that are one and a half times higher than the conventional dose (40 mg)...
  95. ncbi request reprint Current understanding of disseminated intravascular coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Vascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Haematol 124:567-76. 2004
  96. ncbi request reprint Sepsis and disseminated intravascular coagulation
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 16:43-7. 2003
    ....
  97. ncbi request reprint All heparins are equal, but some are more equal than others
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 1:884-5. 2003
  98. ncbi request reprint Measuring activated protein C in plasma to assess its role as a critical modulator of coagulation and inflammation
    M Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 1:643-4. 2003
  99. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of anti-cytokine treatment on bronchoalveolar hemostasis in endotoxemic chimpanzees
    M Levi
    Center for Hemostasis, Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Inflammation Research, Laboratory of Experimental Medicine, and Department of Pulmonology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:92-8. 1998
    ..The endotoxin-induced effects on bronchoalveolar coagulation appears to be mediated by IL-6, whereas TNF-alpha seems to be the pivotal mediator of the endotoxin-induced depression of bronchoalveolar fibrinolysis...
  100. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic intervention in disseminated intravascular coagulation: have we made any progress in the last millennium?
    Marcel Levi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Blood Rev 16:S29-34. 2002
    ..These strategies comprise inhibition of tissue factor-mediated activation of coagulation or restoration of physiological anticoagulant pathways, by means of the administration of antithrombin concentrate or (activated) protein C...