Spyros D Mentzelopoulos

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Publications

  1. doi A survey of key opinion leaders on ethical resuscitation practices in 31 European Countries
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    Resuscitation 100:11-7. 2016
  2. doi Vasopressin, steroids, and epinephrine and neurologically favorable survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomized clinical trial
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    JAMA 310:270-9. 2013
  3. doi Intermittent recruitment with high-frequency oscillation/tracheal gas insufflation in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    S D Mentzelopoulos
    First Dept of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur Respir J 39:635-47. 2012
  4. doi Vasopressin, epinephrine, and corticosteroids for in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Arch Intern Med 169:15-24. 2009
  5. doi Comparison of high-frequency oscillation and tracheal gas insufflation versus standard high-frequency oscillation at two levels of tracheal pressure
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 36:810-6. 2010
  6. doi Scanographic comparison of high frequency oscillation with versus without tracheal gas insufflation in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Evangelismos General Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, 45 47 Ipsilandou Street, 10675 Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 37:990-9. 2011
  7. doi Vasopressin for cardiac arrest: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Evaggelismos General Hospital, 45 47 Ipsilandou Street, GR 10675 Athens, Greece
    Resuscitation 83:32-9. 2012
  8. ncbi Acute effects of combined high-frequency oscillation and tracheal gas insufflation in severe acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Critical Care, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Crit Care Med 35:1500-8. 2007
  9. ncbi Prolonged use of carbapenems and colistin predisposes to ventilator-associated pneumonia by pandrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    University of Athens Medical School, First Department of Critical Care, 45 47 Ipsilandou Street, GR 10675 Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 33:1524-32. 2007
  10. doi The effect of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation combined with tracheal gas insufflation on extravascular lung water in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a randomized, crossover, physiologic study
    Charikleia S Vrettou
    First Department of Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Services, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Evaggelismos General Hospital, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    J Crit Care 29:568-73. 2014

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Publications11

  1. doi A survey of key opinion leaders on ethical resuscitation practices in 31 European Countries
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    Resuscitation 100:11-7. 2016
    ..This study aimed to determine whether this variation has evolved, and whether the application of ethical practices is associated with emergency care organisation...
  2. doi Vasopressin, steroids, and epinephrine and neurologically favorable survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomized clinical trial
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    JAMA 310:270-9. 2013
    ..Among patients with cardiac arrest, preliminary data have shown improved return of spontaneous circulation and survival to hospital discharge with the vasopressin-steroids-epinephrine (VSE) combination...
  3. doi Intermittent recruitment with high-frequency oscillation/tracheal gas insufflation in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    S D Mentzelopoulos
    First Dept of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur Respir J 39:635-47. 2012
    ..3%) out of 61 versus 23 (35.9%) out of 64 subjects; p = 0.004). Intermittent recruitment with HFO-TGI and RMs may improve survival in early/severe ARDS...
  4. doi Vasopressin, epinephrine, and corticosteroids for in-hospital cardiac arrest
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Arch Intern Med 169:15-24. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that combined vasopressin-epinephrine and corticosteroid supplementation during and after resuscitation may improve survival in refractory in-hospital cardiac arrest...
  5. doi Comparison of high-frequency oscillation and tracheal gas insufflation versus standard high-frequency oscillation at two levels of tracheal pressure
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 36:810-6. 2010
    ..We compared standard HFO and HFO-TGI matched for P(tr), in order to determine whether TGI affects gas exchange independently from P (tr)...
  6. doi Scanographic comparison of high frequency oscillation with versus without tracheal gas insufflation in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Evangelismos General Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, 45 47 Ipsilandou Street, 10675 Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 37:990-9. 2011
    ..e., subcarinal) lung. We used whole-lung computerized tomography (CT) to determine whether HFO-TGI versus HFO improves the recruitment of the lower lung, and especially of its dependent region, where loss of aeration is maximized in ARDS...
  7. doi Vasopressin for cardiac arrest: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Evaggelismos General Hospital, 45 47 Ipsilandou Street, GR 10675 Athens, Greece
    Resuscitation 83:32-9. 2012
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  8. ncbi Acute effects of combined high-frequency oscillation and tracheal gas insufflation in severe acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Critical Care, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Crit Care Med 35:1500-8. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that combined HFO and TGI (HFO-TGI) might result in improved gas exchange relative to both standard HFO and CMV according to the ARDS Network protocol...
  9. ncbi Prolonged use of carbapenems and colistin predisposes to ventilator-associated pneumonia by pandrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    University of Athens Medical School, First Department of Critical Care, 45 47 Ipsilandou Street, GR 10675 Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 33:1524-32. 2007
    ..We present our experience with five cases of pandrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and analysis of risk factors...
  10. doi The effect of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation combined with tracheal gas insufflation on extravascular lung water in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: a randomized, crossover, physiologic study
    Charikleia S Vrettou
    First Department of Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Services, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Evaggelismos General Hospital, Athens, Greece Electronic address
    J Crit Care 29:568-73. 2014
    ..There are limited physiologic data regarding the effects of HFO-TGI on hemodynamics and pulmonary edema during ARDS. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of HFO-TGI on extravascular lung water (EVLW)...
  11. ncbi An evaluation of McCoy balloon laryngoscopy in patients with moderate-to-major endotracheal intubation difficulty
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine Henry Dunant General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Anesth Analg 101:1233-7, table of contents. 2005
    ..In patients with moderate-to-major conventional airway management difficulty, McCoy-balloon laryngoscopy further improves laryngoscopic/intubating conditions...