Zhongheng Zhang

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Observational studies using propensity score analysis underestimated the effect sizes in critical care medicine
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, No 351, Mingyue Street, Jinhua, Zhejiang, 321000, P R China Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:932-9. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic measurement of the respiratory variation in the inferior vena cava diameter is predictive of fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 40:845-53. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Urine output on ICU entry is associated with hospital mortality in unselected critically ill patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, 351, Mingyue Road, Jinhua, 321000, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    J Nephrol 27:65-71. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Higher serum chloride concentrations are associated with acute kidney injury in unselected critically ill patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, 351, Mingyue Road, 321000 Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, China
    BMC Nephrol 14:235. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Prediction of delirium in critically ill patients with elevated C-reactive protein
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province 321000, P R China Electronic address
    J Crit Care 29:88-92. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria can predict the development of acute kidney injury in critically ill septic patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, PR China
    J Nephrol 26:724-30. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Elevated serum cystatin C at continuous renal replacement therapy initiation predicts lack of renal recovery
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Zhejiang, China
    Clin Nephrol 79:356-61. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of postpyloric tube feeding and gastric tube feeding in intensive care unit patients: a meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Gastroenterology, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua, China
    Nutr Clin Pract 28:371-80. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Impact of delirium on clinical outcome in critically ill patients: a meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, 351, Mingyue Road, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, 321000, PR China
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:105-11. 2013
  10. pmc Prognostic value of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and its potential role in guiding fluid therapy in critically ill septic patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:86. 2012

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Observational studies using propensity score analysis underestimated the effect sizes in critical care medicine
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, No 351, Mingyue Street, Jinhua, Zhejiang, 321000, P R China Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:932-9. 2014
    ..The present study aimed to compare effect sizes in PS-based observational studies vs. randomized controlled trials (RCTs) (or meta-analysis of RCTs)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic measurement of the respiratory variation in the inferior vena cava diameter is predictive of fluid responsiveness in critically ill patients: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China Electronic address
    Ultrasound Med Biol 40:845-53. 2014
    ..89). Our study indicates that ΔIVC measured with point-of-care ultrasonography is of great value in predicting fluid responsiveness, particularly in patients on controlled mechanical ventilation and those resuscitated with colloids. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Urine output on ICU entry is associated with hospital mortality in unselected critically ill patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, 351, Mingyue Road, Jinhua, 321000, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    J Nephrol 27:65-71. 2014
    ..Urine output (UO) is routinely measured in the intensive care unit (ICU) but its prognostic value remains debated. The study aimed to investigate the association between day 1 UO and hospital mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Higher serum chloride concentrations are associated with acute kidney injury in unselected critically ill patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, 351, Mingyue Road, 321000 Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, China
    BMC Nephrol 14:235. 2013
    ..Chloride administration has been found to be harmful to the kidney in critically ill patients. However the association between plasma chloride concentration and renal function has never been investigated...
  5. doi request reprint Prediction of delirium in critically ill patients with elevated C-reactive protein
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province 321000, P R China Electronic address
    J Crit Care 29:88-92. 2014
    ..We aimed to examine whether CRP on intensive care unit (ICU) entry was associated with subsequent development of delirium...
  6. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria can predict the development of acute kidney injury in critically ill septic patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, PR China
    J Nephrol 26:724-30. 2013
    ..However, its value in predicting acute kidney injury (AKI) in an intensive care unit (ICU) setting has never been reported. This study aimed to investigate the link between MA and AKI...
  7. doi request reprint Elevated serum cystatin C at continuous renal replacement therapy initiation predicts lack of renal recovery
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Zhejiang, China
    Clin Nephrol 79:356-61. 2013
    ..The study aimed to investigate the association of CyC with renal recovery in critically ill patients requiring CRRT...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of postpyloric tube feeding and gastric tube feeding in intensive care unit patients: a meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Gastroenterology, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua, China
    Nutr Clin Pract 28:371-80. 2013
    ..We aimed to systematically review the current evidence to see whether postpyloric feeding could provide additional benefits to intensive care unit (ICU) patients...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of delirium on clinical outcome in critically ill patients: a meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, 351, Mingyue Road, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, 321000, PR China
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:105-11. 2013
    ..Delirium is prevalent in the intensive care unit (ICU) and has been associated with negative clinical outcomes. However, a quantitative and systematic assessment of published studies has not been conducted...
  10. pmc Prognostic value of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and its potential role in guiding fluid therapy in critically ill septic patients
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:86. 2012
    ..Furthermore, because BNP is primarily released from ventricles in response to myocardial stretch, the second aim of the study was to test whether the change in BNP was correlated to the amount of fluid balance...
  11. pmc Use of the PiCCO system in critically ill patients with septic shock and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, 351 Mingyue Street, Jinhua City, Zhejiang, 3210002, PR China
    Trials 14:32. 2013
    ..The PiCCO (Pulse index Contour Continuous Cardiac Output, Pulsion Medical Systems, Germany) system has been developed and used in critical care settings for several years. However, its impact on clinical outcomes remains unknown...
  12. doi request reprint Prediction of pulmonary edema by plasma protein levels in patients with sepsis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    J Crit Care 27:623-9. 2012
    ..We evaluated the association of plasma protein levels with the increase in extravascular lung water index (ΔEVLWI) after fluid loading...
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic value of extravascular lung water index in critically ill patients: a systematic review of the literature
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Central Hospital, Zhejiang 321000, PR China
    J Crit Care 27:420.e1-8. 2012
    ..The prognostic value of extravascular lung water (EVLW) has been widely investigated; however, a wide range of its predictive accuracy has been reported...
  14. doi request reprint Variables associated with circuit life span in critically ill patients undergoing continuous renal replacement therapy: a prospective observational study
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Zhejiang, PR China
    ASAIO J 58:46-50. 2012
    ..Other variables of hematocrit, albumin levels, platelet count, aPTT, PT, or dose of heparin were not significantly associated with circuit life...
  15. doi request reprint Intensive- vs less-intensive-dose continuous renal replacement therapy for the intensive care unit-related acute kidney injury: a meta-analysis and systematic review
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Intensive Care Unit of Jinhua Central Hospital, Zhejiang 321000, China
    J Crit Care 25:595-600. 2010
    ..The aim of the study is to summarize the effect of intensive-dose continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) on the mortality and other clinical outcomes...
  16. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of regional citrate anticoagulation in critically ill patients undergoing continuous renal replacement therapy
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Central Hospital, 351 Mingyue Road, Jinhua 321000, Zhejiang, China
    Intensive Care Med 38:20-8. 2012
    ..In recent years, several randomized controlled trials have been conducted to investigate its superiority over other anticoagulation modes. Thus, we performed a systematic review of available evidence on the efficacy and safety of RCA...
  17. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein as a predictor of mortality in critically ill patients: a meta-analysis and systematic review
    Z Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Central Hospital, Zhejiang Province, China
    Anaesth Intensive Care 39:854-61. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Accuracy of stroke volume variation in predicting fluid responsiveness: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Central Hospital, 351 Mingyue Road, Jinhua, 321000, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    J Anesth 25:904-16. 2011
    ..We therefore undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials that investigated the diagnostic value of SVV in predicting fluid responsiveness...
  19. doi request reprint Cystatin C in prediction of acute kidney injury: a systemic review and meta-analysis
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:356-65. 2011
    ..Cystatin C (CysC) has been proposed as a filtration marker for the early detection of acute kidney injury (AKI); however, a wide range of its predictive accuracy has been reported...
  20. ncbi request reprint Actually delivered dose of continuous renal replacement therapy is underestimated in hemofiltration
    Zhongheng Zhang
    From the Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, P R China
    ASAIO J 59:622-6. 2013
    ..44 (p < 0.001). K significantly overestimates Kx during CRRT, and the difference increases progressively over time. Filters are recommended to be changed at 48-72 hours on a routine basis. ..
  21. pmc Predictive value of ionized calcium in critically ill patients: an analysis of a large clinical database MIMIC II
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, P R China
    PLoS ONE 9:e95204. 2014
    ..However, these studies are small in sample size and the results are conflicting. The present study aimed to establish the association of iCa with mortality by using a large clinical database...
  22. pmc Changes in brain natriuretic peptide are correlated with changes in global end-diastolic volume index
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua 321000, P R China
    J Thorac Dis 5:156-60. 2013
    ..The study aimed to investigate the correlation between the changes in BNP and the changes in GEDVI measured with transpulmonary thermodilution technique...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lactate clearance is a useful biomarker for the prediction of all-cause mortality in critically ill patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis*
    Zhongheng Zhang
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Jinhua Municipal Central Hospital, Jinhua Hospital of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    Crit Care Med 42:2118-25. 2014
    ..However, the results are conflicting. The present study aimed to explore the diagnostic accuracy of lactate clearance in predicting mortality in critically or acutely ill patients...