Patrizia Loi
Université libre de Bruxelles
Publications 34
#1Melody El-Khoury (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 1
#2Ali Bohlok (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 2
Last.El Nakadi I (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)
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Epidermoid cysts are rare lesions that can occur anywhere in the body. They are associated with elevated serum levels of CA 19-9. The spleen represents the most common site of intra-abdominal local...
#1Laurine VersetH-Index: 13
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#1B. Tulelli (Free University of Brussels)
#2Patrizia Loi (Free University of Brussels)H-Index: 10
Last.Jean Closset (Free University of Brussels)H-Index: 29
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AbstractObjectives: Postoperative complications after Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) can dramatically compromise patient’s outcome. The aim of this study is to analyze the per- and postoperative short-term outcomes after LSG and to assess predictive risk factors of complications.Methods: The study group consisted of 790 patients (610 women and 180 men) who underwent LSG In 2014. All interventions were performed by 18 experienced surgeons members of the Club Coelio. Data about preoperative...
#1Alexandre JoostenH-Index: 8
#2Amélie DelaporteH-Index: 5
Last.Philippe Van der LindenH-Index: 37
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Background:The type of fluid and volume regimen given intraoperatively both can impact patient outcome after major surgery. This two-arm, parallel, randomized controlled, double-blind, bi-center superiority study tested the hypothesis that when using closed-loop assisted goal-directed fluid therapy,
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#2Patrizia LoiH-Index: 10
Last.Jean ClossetH-Index: 29
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#2Malgorzata KlassH-Index: 13
Last.Vitalie FaoroH-Index: 15
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#1Maya Hites (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 13
#2Guillaume Deprez (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 3
Last.Frédérique Jacobs (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 35
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Abstract French and American guidelines recommend increased dosage regimens of cefazolin (CFZ) for surgical prophylaxis in patients with a body mass index (BMI) ≥ 35 kg/m 2 or with a total body weight (TBW) ≥ 120 kg. The objective of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of these cut-offs in identifying patients who require CFZ dose adjustment. A pharmacokinetic study was conducted in patients of varying TBW and BMI who received 2 g of CFZ intravenously for prophylaxis prior to digestive surge...
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#1A. Nikolaou (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)
#2Valerio Lucidi (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 12
Last.Natacha Driessens (ULB: Université libre de Bruxelles)H-Index: 4
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Primary macronodular bilateral adrenal hyperplasia (PMBAH) was incidentally identified in a 69-year-old woman who developed a biliary colic. She had a 30-year history of hypertension and was treated by three antihypertensive drugs. Concomitantly, one of her four sons was also referred after incidentally discover of a PMBAH. This 50-year-old man had developed, 1 year before, severe hypertension needing four antihypertensive drugs. Moreover, 2 years before, another son was also incidentally diagno...
#1Vincenzo SimonelliH-Index: 1
#2Carine BovenH-Index: 1
Last.Jean ClossetH-Index: 29
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AbstractIntroduction There are very few case reports of metastasis on a mesh prosthesis following laparoscopic hernia repair in the literature and its incidence is completely unknown.Case report A 76-year-old male patient presented in December 2013 with a suspicious malignant lesion of the pancreatic tail on the MRI. He was also complaining of a painful mass in the right para-rectal area. An exploratory laparoscopy performed in December 2013 revealed microscopic whitish peritoneal implants in th...
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#1Arnaud LemmersH-Index: 18
#2Damien My TanH-Index: 1
Last.Olivier Le MoineH-Index: 34
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Background and Aims Since redo surgery is associated with a high risk of morbidity and mortality after bariatric surgery in case of leakage, we sought to evaluate whether endoscopic drainage and debridement of collections following bariatric surgery is an efficient step-up approach to the management of these complications.
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