- Immune response to influenza vaccination in children treated with methotrexate or/and tumor necrosis factor-alpha inhibitorsAndreas Woerner
Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
Hum Vaccin 7:1293-8. 2011..Children receiving methotrexate and/or TNF-α inhibitors can be safely and effectively immunized against influenza, with a seroprotection after vaccination comparable to immunocompetent children...
- Neonatological and pulmonological management of bilateral pulmonary sequestration in a neonateAndreas Woerner
Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
World J Pediatr 4:301-4. 2008..Intrauterine complications such as mediastinal shift, pleural effusion or fetal hydrothorax can be present. We present the case of a newborn with bilateral intralobar pulmonary sequestration...
- Pancreatic stone protein as a novel marker for neonatal sepsisLuregn J Schlapbach
Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Department of Paediatrics, University of Berne, Bern, Switzerland
Intensive Care Med 39:754-63. 2013..Pancreatic stone protein (PSP) is a promising sepsis marker in adults. The aim of this study was to investigate whether determining PSP improves the diagnosis of EOS in comparison with other infection markers...
- Good agreement between capillary and venous sampling for lectin pathway proteinsLuregn J Schlapbach
Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
Immunobiology 218:465-9. 2013..So far, studies were exclusively based on venous samples. The aim of this study was to investigate whether measurements of lectin pathway proteins obtained by capillary sampling are in agreement with venous samples...