E Schiffer

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid density influences extent of plain bupivacaine spinal anesthesia
    Eduardo Schiffer
    Division of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 96:1325-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome increases the postoperative mortality rate following liver transplantation: a prospective study in 90 patients
    E Schiffer
    Service d anesthésiologie, Département APSI, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Transplant 6:1430-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypocomplementemic panniculitis with paraprotein
    M Kondo-Oestreicher
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Rheumatol 27:1091-5. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea: a two-dimensional electrophoresis approach
    P R Burkhard
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Electrophoresis 22:1826-33. 2001
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of the Glidescope, the McGrath, the Airtraq and the Macintosh laryngoscopes in simulated difficult airways*
    G L Savoldelli
    Department of Anaesthesia, Geneva University Hospitals, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Anaesthesia 63:1358-64. 2008
  6. doi request reprint A prospective, randomized, single-blind comparison of laparoscopic versus open sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis
    Pascal Gervaz
    Departments of Surgery, Geneva University Hospital and Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 252:3-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Learning curves of the Glidescope, the McGrath and the Airtraq laryngoscopes: a manikin study
    Georges L Savoldelli
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 26:554-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Use of the Airtraq as the primary technique to manage anticipated difficult airway: a report of three cases
    Georges L Savoldelli
    Service d Anesthésiolgie, Département APSI, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 20:474-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Clonidine as an adjuvant to intrathecal local anesthetics for surgery: systematic review of randomized trials
    Nadia Elia
    Division of Anesthesiology, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:159-67. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Therapy Insight: hepatopulmonary syndrome and orthotopic liver transplantation
    Catherine M Pastor
    Laboratoire de Physiopathologie Hépatique et Imagerie Moléculaire, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:614-21. 2007

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid density influences extent of plain bupivacaine spinal anesthesia
    Eduardo Schiffer
    Division of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Anesthesiology 96:1325-30. 2002
    ..The ancillary endpoints were search of factors explaining the interindividual differences in cerebrospinal fluid density values reported and determination of the relation between upper extent and regression of spinal anesthesia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatopulmonary syndrome increases the postoperative mortality rate following liver transplantation: a prospective study in 90 patients
    E Schiffer
    Service d anesthésiologie, Département APSI, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Transplant 6:1430-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, our study shows a high postoperative mortality rate following OLT even though the preoperative PaO(2) was >50 mmHg in all HPS patients transplanted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypocomplementemic panniculitis with paraprotein
    M Kondo-Oestreicher
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Rheumatol 27:1091-5. 2000
    ..The association of recurrent panniculitis and paraproteinemia-hypocomplementemia has been described in 2 other patients. It should be recognized since its response to steroids is immediate...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea: a two-dimensional electrophoresis approach
    P R Burkhard
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Electrophoresis 22:1826-33. 2001
    ..These preliminary results suggest that a 2-DE-based multimarker approach is a valid, sensitive, and specific method to assess the presence of CSF in occult rhinorrhea...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of the Glidescope, the McGrath, the Airtraq and the Macintosh laryngoscopes in simulated difficult airways*
    G L Savoldelli
    Department of Anaesthesia, Geneva University Hospitals, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Anaesthesia 63:1358-64. 2008
    ..Differences existed between indirect devices. The Airtraq consistently provided the most rapid intubation. Laryngeal grade views were superior with the Airtraq and McGrath than with the Glidescope...
  6. doi request reprint A prospective, randomized, single-blind comparison of laparoscopic versus open sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis
    Pascal Gervaz
    Departments of Surgery, Geneva University Hospital and Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 252:3-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare open and laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticulitis with the patient and the nursing staff blinded to the surgical approach...
  7. ncbi request reprint Learning curves of the Glidescope, the McGrath and the Airtraq laryngoscopes: a manikin study
    Georges L Savoldelli
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Intensive Care, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 26:554-8. 2009
    ..Using a manikin with normal airways we compared the Glidescope, the McGrath, the Airtraq and the Macintosh laryngoscopes...
  8. doi request reprint Use of the Airtraq as the primary technique to manage anticipated difficult airway: a report of three cases
    Georges L Savoldelli
    Service d Anesthésiolgie, Département APSI, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Anesth 20:474-7. 2008
    ..The use of this device as the primary technique to manage the airway of three patients with a previous history of difficult intubation related to difficult laryngoscopy is presented...
  9. doi request reprint Clonidine as an adjuvant to intrathecal local anesthetics for surgery: systematic review of randomized trials
    Nadia Elia
    Division of Anesthesiology, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:159-67. 2008
    ..The aim of this systematic review is to quantify beneficial and harmful effects of clonidine when used as an adjuvant to intrathecal local anesthetics for surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Therapy Insight: hepatopulmonary syndrome and orthotopic liver transplantation
    Catherine M Pastor
    Laboratoire de Physiopathologie Hépatique et Imagerie Moléculaire, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:614-21. 2007
    ..A PaO(2) of <50 mmHg might preclude OLT, because mortality and morbidity after OLT are greatly increased in these patients...
  11. pmc Transcutaneous nicotine does not prevent postoperative nausea and vomiting: a randomized controlled trial
    Christoph Czarnetzki
    Division of Anaesthesiology Clinical Trial Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland Department of Neurosciences Medical Faculty, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 71:383-90. 2011
    ..There is empirical evidence that smokers are less likely to suffer from postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). We sought to investigate whether transcutaneus nicotine prevents PONV...
  12. ncbi request reprint The dose-sparing effect of clonidine added to ropivacaine for labor epidural analgesia
    Ruth Landau
    Division d Anesthésiologie, Département d Anesthésiologie, Pharmacologie et Soins Intensifs de Chirurgie APSIC, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve HUG, Rue Micheli du Crest 12, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Anesth Analg 95:728-34, table of contents. 2002
    ..This study demonstrates the dose-sparing effect of clonidine when added to ropivacaine...
  13. doi request reprint Laparoscopic colon surgery: unreliability of end-tidal CO2 monitoring
    C E Klopfenstein
    Service of Anaesthesiology, University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 52:700-7. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to measure the PaCO(2)-PetCO(2) difference over time in patients undergoing laparoscopic colon surgery and to determine whether PaCO(2) is reliably assessed by PetCO(2)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Opposite regulation of endothelial NO synthase by HSP90 and caveolin in liver and lungs of rats with hepatopulmonary syndrome
    Jean Louis Frossard
    Laboratoire de Physiopathologie Hépatique et Imagerie Moléculaire, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Rue Micheli du Crest, 24, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 293:G864-70. 2007
    ..Such opposite posttranslational regulation of eNOS by regulatory proteins may explain in part the pulmonary overproduction of NO and the hepatic NO defect in rats with hepatopulmonary syndrome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Low-dose sufentanil does not potentiate intrathecal morphine for perioperative analgesia after major colorectal surgery
    Xavier Culebras
    Service d Anesthésie, Département APSI, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Can J Anaesth 54:811-7. 2007
    ..We performed a prospective randomized double-blind study to compare the analgesic efficacy of ITM alone vs a mixture of a low dose of ITS plus ITM for perioperative pain relief in colorectal surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Continuous preperitoneal infusion of ropivacaine provides effective analgesia and accelerates recovery after colorectal surgery: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Marc Beaussier
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, St Antoine Hospital, Paris, France
    Anesthesiology 107:461-8. 2007
    ..The role of continuous preperitoneal infusion of ropivacaine for pain relief and postoperative recovery after open colorectal resections was evaluated in a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial...
  17. ncbi request reprint Postoperative analgesia and recovery course after major colorectal surgery in elderly patients: a randomized comparison between intrathecal morphine and intravenous PCA morphine
    Marc Beaussier
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Hospital St Antoine, APHP, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, Paris, France
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 31:531-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this randomized, double-blinded study was to compare intrathecal morphine and intravenous PCA morphine for postoperative analgesia and recovery course after major colorectal surgery in elderly patients...