Vol 6, No 21 (November 2018): Annals of Translational Medicine (Focus on “Novel Aspects in Ventilator-associated Pneumonia”)

Preface

Hot topics in ventilator-associated pneumonia
Saad Nseir, Ignacio Martin-Loeches

Original Article

Transcriptomic depression of immunological synapse as a signature of ventilator-associated pneumonia
Raquel Almansa, Leonor Nogales, Marta Martín-Fernández, Montse Batlle, Esther Villareal, Lucia Rico, Alicia Ortega, Guillermo López-Campos, David Andaluz-Ojeda, Paula Ramírez, Lorenzo Socias, Luis Tamayo, Jordi Vallés, Jesús F. Bermejo-Martín, Ignacio Martín-Loeches
Impact of subglottic secretion drainage on microaspiration in critically ill patients: a prospective observational study
Guillaume Millot, Pauline Boddaert, Erika Parmentier-Decrucq, Aurore Palud, Malika Balduyck, Patrice Maboudou, Farid Zerimech, Frédéric Wallet, Sébastien Preau, Saad Nseir
Impact of hyperoxemia on mortality in critically ill patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia
Sophie Six, Anahita Rouzé, Olivier Pouly, Julien Poissy, Frédéric Wallet, Sébastien Preau, Saad Nseir

Review Article

Lung ultrasound for diagnosis and monitoring of ventilator-associated pneumonia
Bélaïd Bouhemad, Ophélie Dransart-Rayé, Francesco Mojoli, Silvia Mongodi
Is intra-abdominal hypertension a risk factor for ventilatorassociated pneumonia?
Eleni Papakrivou, Eustratios Manoulakas, Epaminondas Zakynthinos, Demosthenes Makris
“The multimodal approach for ventilator-associated pneumonia prevention”—requirements for nationwide implementation
Francisco Álvarez-Lerma, M. Sánchez-García, Task Force of Experts for Project “Zero
Are tracheal surveillance cultures useful in the intensive care unit?
Sandrine Dray, Benjamin Coiffard, Nicolas Persico, Laurent Papazian, Sami Hraiech
Subglottic secretion drainage for ventilator-associated pneumonia prevention: an underused efficient measure
Jean-Claude Lacherade, Marie-Ange Azais, Caroline Pouplet, Gwenhael Colin
New treatments of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative ventilatorassociated pneumonia
Garyphallia Poulakou, Styliani Lagou, Drosos E. Karageorgopoulos, George Dimopoulos
Ventilator-associated pneumonia related to ESBL-producing gram negative bacilli
Benoit Pilmis, Jean-Ralph Zahar
Ventilator-associated events versus ventilator-associated respiratory infections—moving into a new paradigm or merging both concepts, instead?
Sergio Ramirez-Estrada, Yolanda Peña-Lopez, Vandana Kalwaje Eshwara, Jordi Rello
Oropharyngeal colonization: epidemiology, treatment and ventilator-associated pneumonia prevention
Jonathan Messika, Béatrice La Combe, Jean-Damien Ricard
Ventilator-associated pneumonia in extracorporeal membrane oxygenation-assisted patients
Guillaume Franchineau, Charles Edouard Luyt, Alain Combes, Matthieu Schmidt