Semir Nouira

Summary

Country: Tunisie

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Once daily oral ofloxacin in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation requiring mechanical ventilation: a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    S Nouira
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Lancet 358:2020-5. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Non-invasive pressure support ventilation and CPAP in cardiogenic pulmonary edema: a multicenter randomized study in the emergency department
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department and Research Unit UR06SP21, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 37:249-56. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Standard versus newer antibacterial agents in the treatment of severe acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a randomized trial of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole versus ciprofloxacin
    Semir Nouira
    Research Unit 04 UR 08 20, Tahar Sfar University Hospital, Mahdia, Tunisia
    Clin Infect Dis 51:143-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Accuracy of two scores in the diagnosis of stroke subtype in a multicenter cohort study
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department and Research Unit 04 UR 08 20, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monasitr, Tunisia
    Ann Emerg Med 53:373-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A clinical score predicting the need for hospitalization in scorpion envenomation
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 25:414-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of norepinephrine on static and dynamic preload indicators in experimental hemorrhagic shock
    Semir Nouira
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Crit Care Med 33:2339-43. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurohormonal activation in severe scorpion envenomation: correlation with hemodynamics and circulating toxin
    Semir Nouira
    Service de Réanimation Médicale and Experimental Toxicology Unit 99 UR 088 59 and UR 06 02, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 208:111-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Direct vs. mediated effects of scorpion venom: an experimental study of the effects of a second challenge with scorpion venom
    Lamia Ouanes-Besbes
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 31:441-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A canine study of immunotherapy in scorpion envenomation
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 29:2266-76. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Acupuncture vs intravenous morphine in the management of acute pain in the ED
    Mohamed Habib Grissa
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir, Tunisia and Research Laboratory LR12SP18 University of Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 34:2112-2116. 2016

Collaborators

  • F Abroug
  • Yann Erick Claessens
  • Hamdi Boubaker
  • Wahid Bouida
  • Mohamed Habib Grissa
  • Riadh Boukef
  • Kaouthar Beltaief
  • Mohamed Amine Msolli
  • Soudani Marghli
  • Zohra Dridi
  • Lamia Ouanes-Besbes
  • Kaouthar Abid
  • Nasri Bzeouich
  • Asma Zorgati
  • Kaouther Beltaief
  • Wiem Kerkeni
  • Mohamed Kahloul
  • Mondher Letaief
  • Souheil Elatrous
  • Thouraya Trimeche
  • Nizar Fredj
  • Donia Mili
  • Abderraouf Kenani
  • Asma Sriha
  • Mohamed Fadhel Najjar
  • Houda Baccouche
  • Haithem Debbabi
  • Imen Trabelsi
  • Alia Belaïd
  • Hamdène Chouchène
  • Wafa Zhani
  • Hamadi Chouchène
  • Mohamed Sassi
  • Zouhaier Mdimagh
  • Mehdi Methemmem
  • Amor Boukhris
  • Fadhel Najjar
  • Mehdi Ben Amor
  • Mohamed Haj Amor
  • Mohamed H Grissa
  • Moez Louzi
  • Mourad Gahbiche
  • Amira Jaafar
  • Semir Toumi
  • Sami Souissi
  • Bechir Bouhaja
  • Hichem Ksibi
  • Imen Rejeb
  • Sonia Khedher
  • Mehdi Methammem
  • Noureddine Rekik
  • Imen Halila
  • Nawfel Chebili
  • Mohamed Naceur Trimech
  • Habib Haguiga
  • Latifa Boudhib
  • Wieme Kerkeni
  • Jalel Knani
  • Fahmi Dachraoui
  • Noureddine Nciri
  • Nicolas Aubrey
  • Alain Carayon
  • Souhail El Atrous
  • Mohamed El Ayeb
  • Sami Nooman
  • Lamia Ouanes Besbes

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Once daily oral ofloxacin in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation requiring mechanical ventilation: a randomised placebo-controlled trial
    S Nouira
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Lancet 358:2020-5. 2001
    ..Our objective was to assess the effects of ofloxacin in patients with exacerbations of COPD who required mechanical ventilation...
  2. doi request reprint Non-invasive pressure support ventilation and CPAP in cardiogenic pulmonary edema: a multicenter randomized study in the emergency department
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department and Research Unit UR06SP21, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 37:249-56. 2011
    ..With regard to its physiological effects, we hypothesized that NIPSV would be better than CPAP in terms of clinical benefit...
  3. doi request reprint Standard versus newer antibacterial agents in the treatment of severe acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a randomized trial of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole versus ciprofloxacin
    Semir Nouira
    Research Unit 04 UR 08 20, Tahar Sfar University Hospital, Mahdia, Tunisia
    Clin Infect Dis 51:143-9. 2010
    ..CONCLUSIONS. In patients with acute exacerbation of COPD requiring mechanical ventilation, efficacy of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole was not inferior to ciprofloxacin. Trial registration. ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00791505...
  4. doi request reprint Accuracy of two scores in the diagnosis of stroke subtype in a multicenter cohort study
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department and Research Unit 04 UR 08 20, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monasitr, Tunisia
    Ann Emerg Med 53:373-8. 2009
    ..We conducted this study to evaluate the predictive value of the Allen and Siriraj scores in the differential diagnosis of stroke subtypes...
  5. ncbi request reprint A clinical score predicting the need for hospitalization in scorpion envenomation
    Semir Nouira
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 25:414-9. 2007
    ..Predicting complications is a clinical challenge in the assessment of victims of scorpion envenomation (SE). We sought to develop a clinical score to predict need for hospitalization after scorpion sting...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of norepinephrine on static and dynamic preload indicators in experimental hemorrhagic shock
    Semir Nouira
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Crit Care Med 33:2339-43. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurohormonal activation in severe scorpion envenomation: correlation with hemodynamics and circulating toxin
    Semir Nouira
    Service de Réanimation Médicale and Experimental Toxicology Unit 99 UR 088 59 and UR 06 02, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir 5000, Tunisia
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 208:111-6. 2005
    ..Serum toxin does not appear to consistently contribute to these effects. Through its correlation with PAOP, ANP could be a reliable and useful marker of cardiac dysfunction in SE...
  8. ncbi request reprint Direct vs. mediated effects of scorpion venom: an experimental study of the effects of a second challenge with scorpion venom
    Lamia Ouanes-Besbes
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 31:441-6. 2005
    ..To assess the respective roles of venom and of catecholamines following scorpion envenomation and to verify whether a second challenge with scorpion venom induces the same consequences than a first one...
  9. ncbi request reprint A canine study of immunotherapy in scorpion envenomation
    Fekri Abroug
    Intensive Care Unit, CHU F Bourguiba, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 29:2266-76. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of scorpion venom and antivenom in experimental envenomation...
  10. doi request reprint Acupuncture vs intravenous morphine in the management of acute pain in the ED
    Mohamed Habib Grissa
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir, Tunisia and Research Laboratory LR12SP18 University of Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 34:2112-2116. 2016
    ..Acupuncture is one of the oldest techniques to treat pain and is commonly used for a large number of indications. However, there is no sufficient evidence to support its application in acute medical settings...
  11. doi request reprint Value of Plethysmographic Pulse Amplitude Ratio With Valsalva Maneuver in Identifying Left Ventricular Dysfunction During COPD Exacerbation
    Hamdi Boubaker
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir, Tunisia and the Research Laboratory LR12SP18, University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia
    Respir Care 61:439-46. 2016
    ..We tested whether finger plethysmography waveform change during the Valsalva maneuver could aid in the distinction between patients with COPD exacerbation with and without left-ventricular dysfunction...
  12. doi request reprint Magnesium sulfate versus ipratropium bromide in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation: a randomized trial
    Semir Nouira
    1Emergency Department and Research Unit, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia 2Emergency Department, Tahar Sfar University Hospital, Mahdia, Tunisia and 3Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Medicine, Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Ther 21:152-8. 2014
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  13. pmc Willingness to participate in health research: Tunisian survey
    Wahid Bouida
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital Monastir, Monastir, 5000, Tunisia
    BMC Med Ethics 17:47. 2016
    ..Few studies have identified the willingness rate of developing countries population to be enrolled in clinical trials...
  14. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of nebulized morphine given at 2 different doses compared to IV titrated morphine in trauma pain
    Mohamed Habib Grissa
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia Research Laboratory LR12SP18, University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 33:1557-61. 2015
    ..Our aim was to compare the efficacy and safety of intravenous (IV) titrated morphine with nebulized morphine given at 2 different doses in severe traumatic pain...
  15. doi request reprint Paracetamol vs piroxicam to relieve pain in renal colic. Results of a randomized controlled trial
    Mohamed Habib Grissa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Fatouma Bourguiba, rue du 1er Juin, Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 29:203-6. 2011
    ..We tested whether paracetamol could improve pain relief in patients visiting the emergency department with acute renal colic as compared to piroxicam, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia: agreement between quantitative cultures of endotracheal aspiration and plugged telescoping catheter
    Souheil Elatrous
    Intensive Care Unit, centre hospitalo universitaire F Bourguiba, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    Intensive Care Med 30:853-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic agreement between quantitative cultures of samples obtained with endotracheal aspiration (ETA) and plugged telescoping catheter (PTC)...
  17. doi request reprint A new score for the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome in acute chest pain with non-diagnostic ECG and normal troponin
    Hamdi Boubaker
    Emergency Department and Research Laboratory LR12SP18, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia Faculty of Medicine, University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia
    Emerg Med J 32:764-8. 2015
    ..Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) represents a difficult diagnostic challenge in patients with undifferentiated chest pain. There is a need for a valid clinical score to improve diagnostic accuracy...
  18. doi request reprint Prediction value of the Canadian CT head rule and the New Orleans criteria for positive head CT scan and acute neurosurgical procedures in minor head trauma: a multicenter external validation study
    Wahid Bouida
    Emergency Department and Research Unit UR06SP21, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Ann Emerg Med 61:521-7. 2013
    ..We compare the performance of both decision rules for identifying patients with intracranial traumatic lesions and those who require an urgent neurosurgical intervention after mild head injury...
  19. doi request reprint Inaccuracy of Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction and Global Registry in Acute Coronary Events scores in predicting outcome in ED patients with potential ischemic chest pain
    Hamdi Boubaker
    Emergency Department, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia Research Laboratory LR12SP18, University of Monastir Tunisia, Monastir, Tunisia
    Am J Emerg Med 33:1209-12. 2015
    ..Our objective was to compare these 2 scores in predicting outcome in emergency department (ED) patients with undifferentiated chest pain...
  20. doi request reprint Value of anatomic and physiologic scoring systems in outcome prediction of trauma patients
    Mohamed Kahloul
    aDepartment of Anesthesiology and Surgical Intensive Care Unit bEmergency Department and Research Unit UR06SP21, Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital cDepartment of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia
    Eur J Emerg Med 21:125-9. 2014
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  21. ncbi request reprint Chronic outpatient management of asthmatics attending the emergency department: a survey from a country with low income
    Lamia Ouanes-Besbes
    Intensive Care Unit, Fatouma Bourguiba Hospital, Monastir, Tunisia
    Eur J Emerg Med 13:21-5. 2006
    ..Little is known about compliance with international guidelines of asthma management in developing countries where some medications are prohibitively expensive...
  22. pmc ANGPTL4 variants E40K and T266M are associated with lower fasting triglyceride levels and predicts cardiovascular disease risk in Type 2 diabetic Tunisian population
    Kaouthar Abid
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, UR 12ES08, Faculty of Medicine, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia
    Lipids Health Dis 15:63. 2016
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