Pierre Olivier Bridevaux

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke and health-related quality of life in never smokers: results from the SAPALDIA cohort study 2
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211, Geneva, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 167:2516-23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint [COPD 2011: are there other risk factors than tobacco?]
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Service de Pneumologie, Département des spécialités médicales, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 7:2232-5. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Sex-specific effect of body weight gain on systemic inflammation in subjects with COPD: results from the SAPALDIA cohort study 2
    P O Bridevaux
    University Hospitals of Geneva, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 34:332-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of airflow obstruction in smokers and never-smokers in Switzerland
    P O Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva
    Eur Respir J 36:1259-69. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Long-term decline in lung function, utilisation of care and quality of life in modified GOLD stage 1 COPD
    P O Bridevaux
    University Hospitals of Geneva, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Thorax 63:768-74. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Short-term safety of thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis for recurrent primary spontaneous pneumothorax: a prospective European multicentre study
    P O Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 38:770-3. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Inter-observer agreement on apnoea hypopnoea index using portable monitoring of respiratory parameters
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:602-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Passive smoking and respiratory health]
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Service de Pneumologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 2:2611-5. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Upper-respiratory viral infection, biomarkers, and COPD exacerbations
    Omar Kherad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geneva s University Hospitals and University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Chest 138:896-904. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Incidence and outcomes of respiratory viral infections in lung transplant recipients: a prospective study
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Thorax 69:32-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke and health-related quality of life in never smokers: results from the SAPALDIA cohort study 2
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211, Geneva, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 167:2516-23. 2007
    ..Although secondhand smoke (SHS) has been linked with various respiratory conditions and symptoms, its association with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint [COPD 2011: are there other risk factors than tobacco?]
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Service de Pneumologie, Département des spécialités médicales, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 7:2232-5. 2011
    ..Exposure to passive smoking, indoor air pollution or biological dusts may cause COPD. This review discusses COPD prevalence in never smokers and details associated risk factors...
  3. doi request reprint Sex-specific effect of body weight gain on systemic inflammation in subjects with COPD: results from the SAPALDIA cohort study 2
    P O Bridevaux
    University Hospitals of Geneva, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 34:332-9. 2009
    ..Since the effect of weight gain on systemic inflammation is larger in females than in males, weight gain may be a risk factor for extrapulmonary comorbidities in females with COPD...
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of airflow obstruction in smokers and never-smokers in Switzerland
    P O Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva
    Eur Respir J 36:1259-69. 2010
    ..Never-smokers account for a third of the prevalence, which is higher proportion than elsewhere. Airflow obstruction in never-smokers deserves attention because of its frequency and its similar health impact to that in smokers...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term decline in lung function, utilisation of care and quality of life in modified GOLD stage 1 COPD
    P O Bridevaux
    University Hospitals of Geneva, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Thorax 63:768-74. 2008
    ..Little is known about the long-term outcomes of individuals with mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as defined by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD)...
  6. doi request reprint Short-term safety of thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis for recurrent primary spontaneous pneumothorax: a prospective European multicentre study
    P O Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Respir J 38:770-3. 2011
    ..Serious adverse events, including ARDS or death, did not occur in this large, multicentre cohort. Thoracoscopic talc poudrage using larger particle talc to prevent recurrence of PSPS can be considered safe...
  7. ncbi request reprint Inter-observer agreement on apnoea hypopnoea index using portable monitoring of respiratory parameters
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:602-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the agreement on AHI among multiple observers as well as between individual observers and automated analysis...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Passive smoking and respiratory health]
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Service de Pneumologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 2:2611-5. 2006
    ..All-cause mortality (+ 15%) and disease-specific mortality for lung cancer (+65% to + 79%) are increased among ETS exposed never-smokers...
  9. doi request reprint Upper-respiratory viral infection, biomarkers, and COPD exacerbations
    Omar Kherad
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geneva s University Hospitals and University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Chest 138:896-904. 2010
    ..The usefulness of procalcitonin and C-reactive protein as indicators of the presence or absence of viral infection in this setting also needs to be evaluated...
  10. doi request reprint Incidence and outcomes of respiratory viral infections in lung transplant recipients: a prospective study
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Thorax 69:32-8. 2014
    ..The objective of this prospective study conducted from June 2008 to March 2011 was to characterise the incidence and outcomes of viral respiratory infections in LTR...
  11. pmc Comparing a disease-specific and a generic health-related quality of life instrument in subjects with asthma from the general population
    Milo A Puhan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:15. 2008
    ..We investigated the validity of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire (AQLQ) and the SF-36 completed by individuals with asthma from the population-based SAPALDIA (Swiss study on air pollution and lung diseases in adults) cohort...
  12. doi request reprint Role of rhinovirus load in the upper respiratory tract and severity of symptoms in lung transplant recipients
    Juan Ambrosioni
    Laboratory of Virology, Division of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 64:1-5. 2015
    ..Rhinovirus is the most common cause of respiratory viral infections and leads to frequent respiratory symptoms in lung transplant recipients. However, it remains unknown whether the rhinovirus load correlates with the severity of symptoms...
  13. doi request reprint What does built-in software of home ventilators tell us? An observational study of 150 patients on home ventilation
    Patrick Pasquina
    Division of Pulmonary Diseases, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Respiration 83:293-9. 2012
    ..However, for many of these variables, there is neither consensus nor documentation as to what is to be expected in a population of stable patients under noninvasive ventilation (NIV)...
  14. doi request reprint Chronic disease management programmes for adults with asthma
    Isabelle Peytremann-Bridevaux
    Cochrane Switzerland, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Biopôle 2, Route de la Corniche 10, Lausanne, Switzerland, CH 1010
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD007988. 2015
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  15. doi request reprint Respiratory viruses in HIV-infected patients with suspected respiratory opportunistic infection
    Jorge Garbino
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    AIDS 22:701-5. 2008
    ..To assess the incidence and epidemiological pattern of respiratory viruses in HIV-infected patients and to evaluate their potential clinical impact...
  16. doi request reprint Preoperative Peak Oxygen Uptake in Lung Cancer Subjects With Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: A Cross-Sectional Study
    Isabelle Frésard
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Geneva Faculty of Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Hopital de la Tour, Geneva, Switzerland
    Respir Care 61:1059-66. 2016
    ..In non-small-cell lung cancer patients, high peak oxygen uptake (peak V̇O2 ) predicts lower rates of postoperative complications and better long-term survival. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) may negatively impact peak V̇O2 ...
  17. doi request reprint Effectiveness of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-management programs: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Isabelle Peytremann-Bridevaux
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Healthcare Evaluation Unit, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Med 121:433-443.e4. 2008
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to assess the effectiveness of COPD disease-management programs...
  18. pmc Should pulmonary embolism be suspected in exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
    Olivier T Rutschmann
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Geneva University Hospitals, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Thorax 62:121-5. 2007
    ..The cause of acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is often difficult to determine. Pulmonary embolism may be a trigger of acute dyspnoea in patients with COPD...
  19. doi request reprint Contribution of interferon-γ release assays (IGRAs) to the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection after renal transplantation
    Karine Hadaya
    Division of Nephrology, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    Transplantation 95:1485-90. 2013
    ..Detecting LTBI in this population is therefore important to prevent active TB. The tuberculin skin test (TST) has a poor sensitivity in this setting...
  20. pmc Differences in heart rate variability associated with long-term exposure to NO2
    Denise Felber Dietrich
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1357-61. 2008
    ..Short-term studies have shown that subjects exposed to higher traffic-associated air pollutant levels have lower HRV...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Do inhaled corticosteroids reduce mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?]
    Pierre Olivier Bridevaux
    Service de Pneumologie, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 1:2673-4, 2677-9. 2005
    ..Two recent pharmaco-epidemiological studies, controlling for these exposure biases did not find any reduction in mortality due to inhaled steroids among COPD patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and risk of death and hospitalization: time-dependent analysis
    Vincent S Fan
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98108
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1488-94. 2003
    ..64-1.13) or COPD exacerbations (HR, 1.13; 95% CI, 0.94-1.36). In a time-dependent study of outpatients with COPD, adherence to inhaled corticosteroid use was not associated with a decreased risk of mortality or exacerbations...