Research in applied cardiopulmonary physiology and extracorporeal support

List Of Publications

Here you can find a list of publications from our study group and labarotory. ​1–16​


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    Bachmann KF, Zwicker L, Nettelbeck K, et al. Assessment of Right Heart Function during Extracorporeal Therapy by Modified Thermodilution in a Porcine Model. Anesthesiology. Published online 2020. doi:10.1097/aln.0000000000003443
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    Bloch A, Berger D, Takala J. Understanding circulatory failure in sepsis. Intensive Care Med. 2016;42:2077-2079. doi:10.1007/s00134-016-4514-1
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    Moller PW, Hana A, Heinisch PP, et al. The Effects of Vasoconstriction And Volume Expansion on Veno-Arterial ECMO Flow. Shock. 2019;51:650-658. doi:10.1097/shk.0000000000001197
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    Moller PW, Winkler B, Hurni S, et al. Right atrial pressure and venous return during cardiopulmonary bypass. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2017;313:H408-h420. doi:10.1152/ajpheart.00081.2017
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    Moller PW, Berger D. Reply to “What if what you are looking for is not there?” and “Towards a functional definition of euvolemia.” J Appl Physiol (1985). 2019;127:276. doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00229.2019
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    Berger D, Moller PW, Takala J. Reply to “Letter to the editor: Why persist in the fallacy that mean systemic pressure drives venous return?” Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016;311:H1336-h1337. doi:10.1152/ajpheart.00622.2016
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    Werner-Moller P, Berger D, Takala J. Letter to the Editor: Venous return and the physical connection between distribution of segmental pressures and volumes. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2020;318:H203-h204. doi:10.1152/ajpheart.00698.2019
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    Bachmann KF, Berger D. Impaired membrane lung CO(2) elimination: is it dead space, V/Q ratio or acidosis? Perfusion. Published online 2020:267659120947379. doi:10.1177/0267659120947379
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    Bachmann KF, Haenggi M, Jakob SM, Takala J, Gattinoni L, Berger D. Gas exchange calculation may estimate changes in pulmonary blood flow during veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in a porcine model. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2020;318:L1211-l1221. doi:10.1152/ajplung.00167.2019
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    Liu S, Moller PW, Kohler A, et al. Effects of Trendelenburg position and increased airway pressure on hepatic regional blood flow of normal and resected liver. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2020;128:667-680. doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00705.2019
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    Werner-Moller P, Sondergaard S, Jakob SM, Takala J, Berger D. Effect of volume status on the estimation of mean systemic filling pressure. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2019;126:1503-1513. doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00897.2018
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    Berger D, Moller PW, Weber A, et al. Effect of PEEP, blood volume, and inspiratory hold maneuvers on venous return. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016;311:H794-806. doi:10.1152/ajpheart.00931.2015
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    Berger D, Takala J. Determinants of systemic venous return and the impact of positive pressure ventilation. Ann Transl Med. 2018;6:350. doi:10.21037/atm.2018.05.27
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    Liu S, do Amaral Campos PPZ, Casoni D, et al. Defense mechanisms to increasing back pressure for hepatic oxygen transport and venous return in porcine fecal peritonitis. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2020;319:G289-g302. doi:10.1152/ajpgi.00216.2020
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    Zante B, Berger DC, Schefold JC, Bachmann KF. Dissociation of Arterial Oxygen Saturation and Oxygen Delivery in VV-ECMO: The Trend Is Your Friend. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. Published online 2020. doi:10.1053/j.jvca.2020.06.084
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    Grübler MR, Wigger O, Berger D, Blöchlinger S. Basic concepts of heart-lung interactions during mechanical ventilation. Swiss Med Wkly. 2017;147:w14491. doi:10.4414/smw.2017.14491

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