Marc Licker

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of a cardioprotective protocol on the incidence of cardiac complications after aortic abdominal surgery
    Marc Licker
    Division of Anesthesiology and Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 95:1525-33, table of contents. 2002
  2. doi Comparison of cardiac output as assessed by transesophageal echo-Doppler and transpulmonary thermodilution in patients undergoing thoracic surgery
    John Diaper
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 22:97-103. 2010
  3. ncbi Cardioprotective effects of acute normovolemic hemodilution in patients with severe aortic stenosis undergoing valve replacement
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Transfusion 47:341-50. 2007
  4. doi Risk factors of acute kidney injury according to RIFLE criteria after lung cancer surgery
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:844-50. 2011
  5. doi Impact of anesthesia technique on the incidence of major complications after open aortic abdominal surgery: a cohort study
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 25:296-308. 2013
  6. ncbi Incidence, risk factors and prognosis of changes in serum creatinine early after aortic abdominal surgery
    Christoph Ellenberger
    Anesthetics and Critical Care, University Hospital, rue Micheli Ducrest, 1211, Geneve 14, Switzerland
    Intensive Care Med 32:1808-16. 2006
  7. doi 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
  8. pmc Preoperative diastolic function predicts the onset of left ventricular dysfunction following aortic valve replacement in high-risk patients with aortic stenosis
    Marc Licker
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Crit Care 14:R101. 2010
  9. ncbi Cardioprotective effects of acute isovolemic hemodilution in a rat model of transient coronary occlusion
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Crit Care Med 33:2302-8. 2005
  10. doi Impact of early haemodynamic goal-directed therapy in patients undergoing emergency surgery: an open prospective, randomised trial
    Gordana Pavlovic
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital Geneva, rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil, 1211, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Monit Comput 30:87-99. 2016

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  1. ncbi The impact of a cardioprotective protocol on the incidence of cardiac complications after aortic abdominal surgery
    Marc Licker
    Division of Anesthesiology and Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 95:1525-33, table of contents. 2002
    ..Sequential and selective antiadrenergic treatments were associated with improved postoperative cardiac outcome...
  2. doi Comparison of cardiac output as assessed by transesophageal echo-Doppler and transpulmonary thermodilution in patients undergoing thoracic surgery
    John Diaper
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 22:97-103. 2010
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of cardiac index (CI) as measured by echo-transesophageal Doppler monitoring (echo-TDM) with CI measured by the transpulmonary thermodilution technique...
  3. ncbi Cardioprotective effects of acute normovolemic hemodilution in patients with severe aortic stenosis undergoing valve replacement
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Transfusion 47:341-50. 2007
    ..It was hypothesized that ANH would confer additional cardioprotection in patients with ventricular hypertrophy undergoing open heart surgery...
  4. doi Risk factors of acute kidney injury according to RIFLE criteria after lung cancer surgery
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:844-50. 2011
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the incidence and determinants of AKI using the risk, injury, failure, loss of function, and end-stage kidney disease (RIFLE) criteria in thoracic surgical patients...
  5. doi Impact of anesthesia technique on the incidence of major complications after open aortic abdominal surgery: a cohort study
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 25:296-308. 2013
    ..To determine the risk factors of perioperative complications and the impact of intrathecal morphine (ITM) in major vascular surgery...
  6. ncbi Incidence, risk factors and prognosis of changes in serum creatinine early after aortic abdominal surgery
    Christoph Ellenberger
    Anesthetics and Critical Care, University Hospital, rue Micheli Ducrest, 1211, Geneve 14, Switzerland
    Intensive Care Med 32:1808-16. 2006
    ..To determine the incidence, risk factors, and prognostic implications of serum creatinine changes following major vascular surgery...
  7. doi 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 ...
  8. pmc Preoperative diastolic function predicts the onset of left ventricular dysfunction following aortic valve replacement in high-risk patients with aortic stenosis
    Marc Licker
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Crit Care 14:R101. 2010
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  9. ncbi Cardioprotective effects of acute isovolemic hemodilution in a rat model of transient coronary occlusion
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Crit Care Med 33:2302-8. 2005
    ..Using a rat model of myocardial infarct, we tested the hypothesis that AIH would attenuate myocardial damage due to transient coronary occlusion...
  10. doi Impact of early haemodynamic goal-directed therapy in patients undergoing emergency surgery: an open prospective, randomised trial
    Gordana Pavlovic
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital Geneva, rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil, 1211, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Monit Comput 30:87-99. 2016
    ..Haemodynamic optimization based on volumetric and flow PiCCO-derived parameters was associated with a less favorable postoperative outcome compared with a conventional GDT protocol during emergency surgery. ..
  11. pmc Perioperative medical management of patients with COPD
    Marc Licker
    Service d anesthésiologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneve, Switzerland
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:493-515. 2007
    ..The recovery of postoperative lung volume can be facilitated by patient's education and empowerment, lung recruitment maneuvers, non-invasive pressure support ventilation and early ambulation...
  12. pmc Impact of intraoperative lung-protective interventions in patients undergoing lung cancer surgery
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Rue Micheli du Crest, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Crit Care 13:R41. 2009
    ..In the current study, we assessed the impact of a protective lung ventilation (PLV) protocol in patients undergoing lung cancer resection...
  13. ncbi Long intraaortic balloon treatment time leads to more vascular complications
    Jan T Christenson
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:408-12. 2007
    ..Independent risk factors for balloon-related complications were long treatment time, acute myocardial infarction, age over 65 years, and ejection fraction less than 0.30...
  14. pmc Intra-aortic filtration: capturing particulate emboli during aortic cross-clamping
    Jan T Christenson
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, 24 rue Micheli duCrest, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:515-21. 2005
    ..We suggest that optimal protection against embolism during cardiac surgery can be achieved by applying intra-aortic filtration not only before aortic declamping but also before aortic cross-clamping...
  15. ncbi Absence of beneficial effect of acute normovolemic hemodilution combined with aprotinin on allogeneic blood transfusion requirements in cardiac surgery
    Laurent Höhn
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 96:276-82. 2002
    ..The efficacy of acute normovolemic hemodilution (ANH) in decreasing allogeneic blood requirements remains controversial during cardiac surgery...
  16. ncbi Risk factors for acute lung injury after thoracic surgery for lung cancer
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 97:1558-65. 2003
    ..delayed-onset ALI triggered by intercurrent complications and 2). an early form of ALI amenable to risk-reducing strategies, including preoperative alcohol abstinence, lung-protective ventilatory modes, and limited fluid intake...
  17. ncbi Risk factors for early mortality and major complications following pneumonectomy for non-small cell carcinoma of the lung
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and Surgical Intensive Care, the University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Chest 121:1890-7. 2002
    ..To assess the mortality rate and the incidence of cardiopulmonary complications after pneumonectomy for non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) and to identify possible associated risk factors...
  18. ncbi Aerosolized salbutamol accelerates the resolution of pulmonary edema after lung resection
    Marc Licker
    Département d Anesthésiologie, Pharmacologie et Soins Intensifs, Hopital Universitaire, rue Micheli Ducrest, Geneve 14, Switzerland
    Chest 133:845-52. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that aerosolized salbutamol would reduce extravascular lung water and improve oxygenation after lung resection by stimulating epithelial fluid clearance and cardiovascular function...
  19. ncbi Cardioprotective effects of acute normovolemic hemodilution in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Chest 128:838-47. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that lowering blood viscosity with acute normovolemic hemodilution (ANH) would confer additional cardioprotection in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) with aortic cross-clamping...
  20. ncbi Postextubation severe bronchospasm and hypotension triggered by exposure to a disinfectant spray
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 99:739-41. 2003
  21. doi Short-Term Preoperative High-Intensity Interval Training in Patients Awaiting Lung Cancer Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Thorac Oncol . 2016
    ..In this randomized controlled trial, we hypothesized that a high-intensity interval training (HIIT) program enhances cardiorespiratory fitness before lung cancer surgery and therefore reduces the risk of postoperative complications...
  22. doi Goal-directed hemostatic therapy using the rotational thromboelastometry in patients requiring emergent cardiovascular surgery
    Danièle Sartorius
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, CH 1211 Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Card Anaesth 17:100-8. 2014
    ..We assessed the clinical impact of goal-directed coagulation management based on rotational thromboelastometry (ROTEM) in patients undergoing emergent cardiovascular surgical procedures...
  23. ncbi Cardiovascular collapse due to massive pulmonary thromboembolism during orthotopic liver transplantation
    Christoph Ellenberger
    Division of Anesthesiology, University Hospital, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 18:367-71. 2006
    ....
  24. doi Life-threatening pulmonary embolism associated with a thrombus straddling a patent foramen ovale: report of a case
    Patrick O Myers
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Card Surg 23:376-8. 2008
    ..A biatrial thrombus straddling a patent foramen ovale (PFO) is rare. The optimal management is controversial. This report offers an additional report and brief review of the literature...
  25. ncbi Opening of a new postanesthesia care unit: impact on critical care utilization and complications following major vascular and thoracic surgery
    Alexandre Schweizer
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, and Division of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 14:486-93. 2002
    ..To assess the impact of a new postanesthesia care unit (PACU) on intensive care unit (ICU) utilization, hospital length of stay, and complications following major noncardiac surgery...
  26. doi Risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus surgical site infection
    Stephan Harbarth
    Infection Control Program, University of Geneva Hospitals and Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:890-3. 2008
    ..MRSA carriage on admission did not predict MRSA SSI...
  27. doi Acute lung injury and outcomes after thoracic surgery
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Rue Micheli du Crest, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:61-7. 2009
    ..The present review evaluates the evidence available in the literature tracking perioperative mortality and morbidity as well as the pathogenesis and management of acute lung injury (ALI) in patients undergoing thoracotomy...
  28. ncbi The role of intra-aortic counterpulsation in high-risk OPCAB surgery: a prospective randomized study
    Jan T Christenson
    Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Card Surg 18:286-94. 2003
    ..High-risk patients would benefit the most of OPCAB revascularization. This prospective and randomized study evaluates the efficacy and safety of pre- and perioperative IABC in high-risk OPCAB...
  29. ncbi Cardiovascular response to acute normovolemic hemodilution in patients with coronary artery diseases: Assessment with transesophageal echocardiography
    Marc Licker
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, University Hospital of Geneva
    Crit Care Med 33:591-7. 2005
    ..Using multiple-plane transesophageal echocardiography, we investigated the mechanisms of cardiovascular adaptation during acute normovolemic hemodilution in patients with severe coronary artery disease...
  30. ncbi Perioperative beta-blockade: still not enough for adequate cardioprotection!
    Marc Licker
    Anesth Analg 105:278-9; author reply 279-80. 2007
  31. ncbi [Acute normovolemic hemodilutlon: advantages and limitations]
    Christoph Ellenberger
    Département d Anesthésiologie, Pharmacologie et Soins Intensifs Chirurgicaux, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 2:2670-3. 2006
    ..ANH is poorly effective in reducing the necessity of allogenic blood transfusion, especially in centres where a restrictive transfusion policy is already implemented...
  32. ncbi Cardiac output by Modelflow method from intra-arterial and fingertip pulse pressure profiles
    Marcel Azabji Kenfack
    Departement de Physiologie, Centre Medical Universitaire, 1 rue Michel Servet, CH 1211 Geneve 4, Switzerland
    Clin Sci (Lond) 106:365-9. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi Small size new silastic drains: life-threatening hypovolemic shock after thoracic surgery associated with a non-functioning chest tube
    Gregory Clark
    Centre Hospitalier du Centre du Valais, Sion, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:566-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, caution should be exercised when new small-sized material is introduced in clinical practice, especially after talc pleurodesis following thoracic surgery...
  34. doi Perioperative protective ventilatory strategies in patients without acute lung injuries
    Marc Licker
    Anesthesiology 108:335-6; author reply 336-7. 2008