Esther K Wolthuis

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adoption of lower tidal volume ventilation improves with feedback and education
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, C3 329, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Respir Care 52:1761-6. 2007
  2. pmc Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes does not influence the prescription of opioids or sedatives
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 11:R77. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes and positive end-expiratory pressure prevents pulmonary inflammation in patients without preexisting lung injury
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesthesiology 108:46-54. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Recombinant human soluble tumor necrosis factor-alpha receptor fusion protein partly attenuates ventilator-induced lung injury
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, C3 423, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Shock 31:262-6. 2009
  5. pmc Mechanical ventilation using non-injurious ventilation settings causes lung injury in the absence of pre-existing lung injury in healthy mice
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 13:R1. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Feedback and education improve physician compliance in use of lung-protective mechanical ventilation
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 31:540-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes and positive end-expiratory pressure prevents alveolar coagulation in patients without lung injury
    Goda Choi
    Dept of Intensive Care Medicine, Center for Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesthesiology 105:689-95. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of height and weight estimates in patients acutely admitted to intensive care units
    Rogier M Determann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Nurse 27:48-55; quiz 56. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Lung epithelial injury markers are not influenced by use of lower tidal volumes during elective surgery in patients without preexisting lung injury
    Rogier M Determann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 294:L344-50. 2008
  10. pmc Ventilation with lower tidal volumes as compared with conventional tidal volumes for patients without acute lung injury: a preventive randomized controlled trial
    Rogier M Determann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R1. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Adoption of lower tidal volume ventilation improves with feedback and education
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, C3 329, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Respir Care 52:1761-6. 2007
    ..To determine whether feedback and education improve adoption of lung-protective mechanical ventilation (ie, with lower tidal volume [V(T)])...
  2. pmc Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes does not influence the prescription of opioids or sedatives
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 11:R77. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes and positive end-expiratory pressure prevents pulmonary inflammation in patients without preexisting lung injury
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesthesiology 108:46-54. 2008
    ..The authors sought to determine the effects of short-term mechanical ventilation on local inflammatory responses in patients without preexisting lung injury...
  4. doi request reprint Recombinant human soluble tumor necrosis factor-alpha receptor fusion protein partly attenuates ventilator-induced lung injury
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, C3 423, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Shock 31:262-6. 2009
    ..The number of caspase 3-positive cells was significantly higher in etanercept-treated animals. Inhibition of TNF by etanercept attenuates, in part, MV-induced changes...
  5. pmc Mechanical ventilation using non-injurious ventilation settings causes lung injury in the absence of pre-existing lung injury in healthy mice
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 13:R1. 2009
    ..To study VILI in healthy mice, the authors used a MV model with clinically relevant ventilator settings, avoiding massive damage of lung structures and shock, and preventing metabolic acidosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Feedback and education improve physician compliance in use of lung-protective mechanical ventilation
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 31:540-6. 2005
    ..This study analyzed tidal volume settings in three ICUs in The Netherlands to determine the effect of feedback and education concerning use of lung-protective MV...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes and positive end-expiratory pressure prevents alveolar coagulation in patients without lung injury
    Goda Choi
    Dept of Intensive Care Medicine, Center for Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesthesiology 105:689-95. 2006
    ..The authors sought to determine the effects of mechanical ventilation on the alveolar hemostatic balance in patients without preexistent lung injury...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of height and weight estimates in patients acutely admitted to intensive care units
    Rogier M Determann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Nurse 27:48-55; quiz 56. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Lung epithelial injury markers are not influenced by use of lower tidal volumes during elective surgery in patients without preexisting lung injury
    Rogier M Determann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 294:L344-50. 2008
    ..Mechanical ventilation with lower tidal volumes and PEEP did not have a different effect on levels of biomarkers of lung epithelial injury compared with conventional mechanical ventilation...
  10. pmc Ventilation with lower tidal volumes as compared with conventional tidal volumes for patients without acute lung injury: a preventive randomized controlled trial
    Rogier M Determann
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R1. 2010
    ..We compared the effect of conventional with lower tidal volumes on pulmonary inflammation and development of lung injury in critically ill patients without ALI at the onset of mechanical ventilation...
  11. pmc The clinical value of daily routine chest radiographs in a mixed medical-surgical intensive care unit is low
    Marleen E Graat
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 10:R11. 2006
    ..We conducted this study to evaluate how frequently unexpected predefined major abnormalities are identified with daily routine CXRs, and how often these findings lead to a change in care for intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  12. doi request reprint Ventilator-induced lung injury is mediated by the NLRP3 inflammasome
    Maria T Kuipers
    Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology LEICA, and Center of Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anesthesiology 116:1104-15. 2012
    ..The innate immune response is important in ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI) but the exact pathways involved are not elucidated. The authors studied the role of the intracellular danger sensor NLRP3 inflammasome...
  13. pmc Relative Tissue Factor Deficiency Attenuates Ventilator-Induced Coagulopathy but Does Not Protect against Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury in Mice
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Res Pract 2012:130410. 2012
    ..TF deficiency is associated with decreased pulmonary coagulation independent of the ventilation strategy. However, relative TF deficiency does not reduce VILI and actually results in higher pulmonary levels of inflammatory mediators...
  14. pmc Plasminogen activator inhibitor-type I gene deficient mice show reduced influx of neutrophils in ventilator-induced lung injury
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Res Pract 2011:217896. 2011
    ..Other endpoints of VILI were not different between PAI-1 gene-deficient and wild-type mice. These data indicate that a defect fibrinolytic response attenuates recruitment of neutrophils in VILI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Struggle for implementation of new strategies in intensive care medicine: anticoagulation, insulin, and lower tidal volumes
    Marcus J Schultz
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Crit Care 20:199-204. 2005
    ..This manuscript focuses on the potential reasons that underlie this problem...
  16. ncbi request reprint Need for critical appraisal of implementation of use of lower tidal volumes
    Marcus J Schultz
    Crit Care Med 33:2718; author reply 2718-9. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Excess body weight in critically ill patients
    Marcus J Schultz
    Ann Intern Med 141:485; author reply 485-6. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Correct conclusions, but doubtful implications
    Esther K Wolthuis
    Crit Care Med 33:1891-2; author reply 1892. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Mixing up old data
    Marcus J Schultz
    Crit Care Med 33:1676; author reply 1676-7. 2005