Publications of the last two years

Schröder H, Beckers SK, Borgs C, Sommer A, Rossaint R, Grüßer L, Felzen M. Long-term effects of a prehospital telemedicine system on structural and process quality indicators of an emergency medical service. Sci Rep. 2024 Jan 3;14(1):310

Kowark A, Keszei AP, Schneider G, Pilge S, Schneider F, Obert DP, Georgii MT, Heim M, Rossaint R, Ziemann S, van Waesberghe J, Czaplik M, Pühringer FK, Minarski C, May V, Malisi T, Drexler B, Ring CM, Engler P, Tilly R, Bischoff P, Frey U, Wittmann M, Soehle M, Saller T, Kienbaum P, Kretzschmar M, Coburn M; I-PROMOTE Study Group. Preoperative Midazolam and Patient-Centered Outcomes of Older Patients: The I-PROMOTE Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Surg. 2023 Dec 20:e236479

Zarbock A, Weiss R, Albert F, Rutledge K, Kellum JA, Bellomo R, Grigoryev E, Candela-Toha AM, Demir ZA, Legros V, Rosenberger P, Galán Menéndez P, Garcia Alvarez M, Peng K, Léger M, Khalel W, Orhan-Sungur M, Meersch M; The EPIS-AKI Investigators. Epidemiology of surgery associated acute kidney injury (EPIS-AKI): a prospective international observational multi-center clinical study. Intensive Care Med. 2023 Dec;49(12):1441-1455. 

An KR, Seijas V, Xu MS, Grüßer L, Humar S, Moreno AA, Turk M, Kasanagottu K, Alzghari T, Dimagli A, Ko MA, Villena-Vargas J, Papatheodorou S, Gaudino MFL. Does prehabilitation before esophagectomy improve postoperative outcomes? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Dis Esophagus. 2023 Nov 28:doad066.

Grüßer L, Eißing C, Kowark A, Keszei AP, Wallqvist J, Rossaint R, Ziemann S. Poor reporting quality of randomized controlled trials comparing treatments of COVID-19-A retrospective cross-sectional study on the first year of publications. PLoS One 2023 Oct 16;18(10):e0292860. 

Kowark A, Felzen M, Ziemann S, Wied S, Czaplik M, Beckers SK, Brokmann JC, Hilgers RD, Rossaint R; TEMS-study group. Telemedical support for prehospital emergency medical service in severe emergencies: an open-label randomised non-inferiority clinical trial. Crit Care. 2023 Jun 30;27(1):256. 

National Institute for Health and Care Research Global Health Research Unit on Global Surgery. Reducing the environmental impact of surgery on a global scale: systematic review and co-prioritization with healthcare workers in 132 countries. Br J Surg. 2023 Jun 12;110(7):804-817. 

Marcucci M, Painter TW, Conen D, Lomivorotov V, Sessler DI, Chan MTV, et al; POISE-3 Trial Investigators and Study Groups.Hypotension-Avoidance Versus Hypertension-Avoidance Strategies in Noncardiac Surgery: An International Randomized Controlled Trial. Ann Intern Med. 2023 May;176(5):605-614. doi: 10.7326/M22-3157. 

Grüßer L, Kochendörfer IM, Kienbaum P, Großart W, Snyder-Ramos S, Rossaint R. There are many ways to reach our goal - it's important to get going. Anaesthesiologie. 2023 Jan;72(1):65-66. 

NIHR Global Health Unit on Global Surgery; COVIDSurg Collaborative. Elective surgery system strengthening: development, measurement, and validation of the surgical preparedness index across 1632 hospitals in 119 countries. Lancet. 2022 Nov 5;400(10363):1607-1617. 

Kochendörfer IM, Kienbaum P, Großart W, Rossaint R, Snyder-Ramos S, Grüßer L. Environmentally friendly absorption of anesthetic gases : First experiences with a commercial anesthetic gas capture system. Anaesthesiologie. 2022 Nov;71(11):824-833. 

Menger J, Lee ZY, Notz Q, Wallqvist J, Hasan MS, Elke G, Dworschak M, Meybohm P, Heyland DK, Stoppe C. Administration of vitamin D and its metabolites in critically ill adult patients: an updated systematic review with meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Crit Care. 2022 Sep 6;26(1):268. 

Meersch M, Weiss R, Küllmar M, Bergmann L, Thompson A, Griep L, Kusmierz D, Buchholz A, Wolf A, Nowak H, Rahmel T, Adamzik M, Haaker JG, Goettker C, Gruendel M, Hemping-Bovenkerk A, Goebel U, Braumann J, Wisudanto I, Wenk M, Flores-Bergmann D, Böhmer A, Cleophas S, Hohn A, Houben A, Ellerkmann RK, Larmann J, Sander J, Weigand MA, Eick N, Ziemann S, Bormann E, Gerß J, Sessler DI, Wempe C, Massoth C, Zarbock A. Effect of Intraoperative Handovers of Anesthesia Care on Mortality, Readmission, or Postoperative Complications Among Adults: The HandiCAP Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2022 Jun 28;327(24):2403-2412. 

Devereaux PJ, Marcucci M, Painter TW, Conen D, Lomivorotov V, Sessler DI et al; POISE-3 Investigators. Tranexamic Acid in Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery. N Engl J Med. 2022 May 26;386(21):1986-1997. 

POSE-Study groupPeri-interventional outcome study in the elderly in Europe: A 30-day prospective cohort study. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2022 Mar 1;39(3):198-209. 

Kowark A, Berger M, Rossaint R, Schmid M, Coburn M; POSE-Study group. Association between benzodiazepine premedication and 30-day mortality rate: A propensity-score weighted analysis of the Peri-interventional Outcome Study in the Elderly (POSE). Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2022 Mar 1;39(3):210-218. 

Ziemann S, Paetzolt I, Grüßer L, Coburn M, Rossaint R, Kowark A. Poor reporting quality of observational clinical studies comparing treatments of COVID-19 - a retrospective cross-sectional study. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2022 Jan 20;22(1):23. 

COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative. SARS-CoV-2 infection and venous thromboembolism after surgery: an international prospective cohort study. Anaesthesia. 2022 Jan;77(1):28-39. doi: 10.1111/anae.15563. 

Grüßer L, Keszei A, Coburn M, Rossaint R, Ziemann S, Kowark A; ETPOS Study Group. Intraoperative transfusion practices and perioperative outcome in the European elderly: A secondary analysis of the observational ETPOS study. PLoS One. 2022 Jan 4;17(1):e0262110. 

Weiss R, Saadat-Gilani K, Kerschke L, Wempe C, Meersch M, Zarbock A; EPIS-AKI Investigators. EPIdemiology of Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury (EPIS-AKI): study protocol for a multicentre, observational trial. BMJ Open. 2021 Dec 30;11(12):e055705. 

COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative. Effects of pre-operative isolation on postoperative pulmonary complications after elective surgery: an international prospective cohort study. Anaesthesia. 2021 Nov;76(11):1454-1464. 

COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative.SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study. Br J Surg. 2021 Sep 27;108(9):1056-1063. 

Schröder H, Beckers SK, Ogrodzki K, Borgs C, Ziemann S, Follmann A, Rossaint R, Felzen M. Tele-EMS physicians improve life-threatening conditions during prehospital emergency missions. Sci Rep. 2021 Jul 13;11(1):14366. 

COVIDSurg Collaborative; GlobalSurg Collaborative.Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international prospective cohort study. Anaesthesia. 2021 Jun;76(6):748-758. doi: 10.1111/anae.15458. 

Stroehlein JK, Wallqvist J, Iannizzi C, Mikolajewska A, Metzendorf M-I, Benstoem C, Meybohm P, Becker M, Skoetz N, Stegemann M, Piechotta V. Vitamin D supplementation for the treatment of COVID‐19: a living systematic review. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2021 May 24;5:CD015043. 

Eberhart L, Geldner G, Kowark A, Zucker TP, Kreuer S, Przemeck M, Huljic S, Koch T, Keller T, Weber S, Kranke P; HYPOTENS study group. Treatment of intraoperative hypotension with cafedrine/theodrenaline versus ephedrine: A prospective, national, multicenter, non-interventional study-the HYPOTENS trial. Anaesthesist. 2021 Apr;70(4):298-307.