F Abroug

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Country: Tunisie

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Short-term treatment of severe hypertension of pregnancy: prospective comparison of nicardipine and labetalol
    S Elatrous
    Intensive Care Unit F, Service de Reanimation Polyvalente, Bourguiba Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 28:1281-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A canine study of immunotherapy in scorpion envenomation
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 29:2266-76. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of controlled studies on immunotherapy in severe scorpion envenomation
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, Centre Hospitalo, Universitaire Fatouma Bourguiba, Monastir, CHU F Bourguiba 5000, Tunisia
    Emerg Med J 28:963-9. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of left-heart dysfunction with severe exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: diagnostic performance of cardiac biomarkers
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Cardiology and Biochemistry Laboratory, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:990-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Adrenal insufficiency in severe West Nile Virus infection
    Fekri Abroug
    CHU Fatouma Bourguiba, Intensive Care Unit, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 32:1636-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint The effect of prone positioning in acute respiratory distress syndrome or acute lung injury: a meta-analysis. Areas of uncertainty and recommendations for research
    Fekri Abroug
    Service de Reanimation Polyvalente, CHU F Bourguiba, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 34:1002-11. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Detection of acute heart failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: role of B-type natriuretic peptide
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU Fatouma Bourguiba, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Curr Opin Crit Care 14:340-7. 2008
  8. pmc An updated study-level meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials on proning in ARDS and acute lung injury
    Fekri Abroug
    ICU CHU F, Bourguiba, 1st June 1955 Str, University of Monastir, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Crit Care 15:R6. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Serotherapy in scorpion envenomation: a randomised controlled trial
    F Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourgulba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Lancet 354:906-9. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint A cluster study of predictors of severe West Nile virus infection
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU Fatouma Bourguiba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:12-6. 2006

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Short-term treatment of severe hypertension of pregnancy: prospective comparison of nicardipine and labetalol
    S Elatrous
    Intensive Care Unit F, Service de Reanimation Polyvalente, Bourguiba Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 28:1281-6. 2002
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of nicardipine in comparison to labetalol in the initial management of severe hypertension in pregnancy. DESIGN. Randomized prospective study...
  2. ncbi request reprint A canine study of immunotherapy in scorpion envenomation
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 29:2266-76. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of scorpion venom and antivenom in experimental envenomation...
  3. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of controlled studies on immunotherapy in severe scorpion envenomation
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, Centre Hospitalo, Universitaire Fatouma Bourguiba, Monastir, CHU F Bourguiba 5000, Tunisia
    Emerg Med J 28:963-9. 2011
    ..Despite conflicting evidence, specific serotherapy is recommended for scorpion envenomation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of left-heart dysfunction with severe exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: diagnostic performance of cardiac biomarkers
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, Department of Cardiology and Biochemistry Laboratory, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:990-6. 2006
    ..However, they have not been assessed in the specific setting of acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD), where they might be released without left-heart impairment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adrenal insufficiency in severe West Nile Virus infection
    Fekri Abroug
    CHU Fatouma Bourguiba, Intensive Care Unit, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 32:1636-9. 2006
    ..To explore adrenal function in severe West Nile virus (WNV) infection...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of prone positioning in acute respiratory distress syndrome or acute lung injury: a meta-analysis. Areas of uncertainty and recommendations for research
    Fekri Abroug
    Service de Reanimation Polyvalente, CHU F Bourguiba, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 34:1002-11. 2008
    ..To compare the effects of ventilation in prone and in supine position in patients with acute lung injury/acute respiratory distress syndrome (ALI/ARDS)...
  7. doi request reprint Detection of acute heart failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients: role of B-type natriuretic peptide
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU Fatouma Bourguiba, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Curr Opin Crit Care 14:340-7. 2008
    ..The aim of the review is to emphasize recent studies that validated measurements of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide in the diagnosis of heart dysfunction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients...
  8. pmc An updated study-level meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials on proning in ARDS and acute lung injury
    Fekri Abroug
    ICU CHU F, Bourguiba, 1st June 1955 Str, University of Monastir, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Crit Care 15:R6. 2011
    ..We updated a meta-analysis on this topic...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serotherapy in scorpion envenomation: a randomised controlled trial
    F Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourgulba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Lancet 354:906-9. 1999
    ..We did a prospective, randomised, controlled trial to assess the efficacy of routine administration of scorpion antivenom to scorpion-stung patients, irrespective of clinical severity...
  10. ncbi request reprint A cluster study of predictors of severe West Nile virus infection
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU Fatouma Bourguiba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:12-6. 2006
    ..To assess the value of multifocal chorioretinitis and of clinical manifestations and biologic parameters in the diagnosis of West Nile virus (WNV) infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Once daily oral ofloxacin in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation requiring mechanical ventilation: a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    S Nouira
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Lancet 358:2020-5. 2001
    ..Our objective was to assess the effects of ofloxacin in patients with exacerbations of COPD who required mechanical ventilation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessment of left ventricular function in severe scorpion envenomation: combined hemodynamic and echo-Doppler study
    F Abroug
    Service de Reanimation Polyvalente, CHU F Bourguiba, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 21:629-35. 1995
    ..To assess left ventricular function in patients presenting with pulmonary edema following scorpion envenomation...
  13. doi request reprint Effect and mechanisms underlying scorpion toxin action from Androctonus australis garzonii on atrial natriuretic peptide in rat atria: an in vitro study
    Hayet Soualmia
    Institut Supérieur des Technologies Médicales, Tunis, Tunisia
    Peptides 29:364-8. 2008
    ..The data show that the North African scorpion toxin from Androctonus australis garzonii increases the ANP release in rat atrium through stimulation of sympathetic cardiac nerves and sodium channels activation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of norepinephrine on static and dynamic preload indicators in experimental hemorrhagic shock
    Semir Nouira
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Crit Care Med 33:2339-43. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Neurohormonal activation in severe scorpion envenomation: correlation with hemodynamics and circulating toxin
    Semir Nouira
    Service de Réanimation Médicale and Experimental Toxicology Unit 99 UR 088 59 and UR 06 02, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 208:111-6. 2005
    ..Serum toxin does not appear to consistently contribute to these effects. Through its correlation with PAOP, ANP could be a reliable and useful marker of cardiac dysfunction in SE...
  16. ncbi request reprint Direct vs. mediated effects of scorpion venom: an experimental study of the effects of a second challenge with scorpion venom
    Lamia Ouanes-Besbes
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 31:441-6. 2005
    ..To assess the respective roles of venom and of catecholamines following scorpion envenomation and to verify whether a second challenge with scorpion venom induces the same consequences than a first one...
  17. ncbi request reprint A clinical score predicting the need for hospitalization in scorpion envenomation
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 25:414-9. 2007
    ..Predicting complications is a clinical challenge in the assessment of victims of scorpion envenomation (SE). We sought to develop a clinical score to predict need for hospitalization after scorpion sting...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia: agreement between quantitative cultures of endotracheal aspiration and plugged telescoping catheter
    Souheil Elatrous
    Intensive Care Unit, centre hospitalo universitaire F Bourguiba, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 30:853-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic agreement between quantitative cultures of samples obtained with endotracheal aspiration (ETA) and plugged telescoping catheter (PTC)...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Mechanical ventilation in intensive care units: indications, modalities and complications. Results of a prospective multicenter survey in Tunisia]
    Hedi Chelli
    Service de Reanimation, CHU H Bourguiba Sfax
    Tunis Med 82:12-8. 2004
    ..MV practice as well as ICU facilities are not homogenous in Tunisia. Recommendations and guidelines should be built in order to standardize MV practice in Tunisia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chronic outpatient management of asthmatics attending the emergency department: a survey from a country with low income
    Lamia Ouanes-Besbes
    Intensive Care Unit, Fatouma Bourguiba Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Eur J Emerg Med 13:21-5. 2006
    ..Little is known about compliance with international guidelines of asthma management in developing countries where some medications are prohibitively expensive...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognosis factors and outcome of community-acquired pneumonia needing mechanical ventilation
    Eva Tejerina
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Universitario de Getafe, 28905 Getafe, Madrid, Spain
    J Crit Care 20:230-8. 2005
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