Case of the week Archive

14/2017
The first experience of cytokine adsorption in a patient with sepsis after cardiac surgery
1,2 Dmitriy Shukevich, 1 Georgy Plotnikov, 1 Mikhail Rubtsov, 1 Vera Matveeva, 1,2 Evgeny Grigoryev
1 Complex Cardiovascular Disease Scientific Research Institute, Kemerovo, The Russian Federation
2 Kemerovo State Medical University, Kemerovo, The Russian Federation
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13/2017

Use of CytoSorb in complex therapy of generalized meningococcal infection, septic shock and MOF in a pediatric patient – case report
Dr. Konstantin V. Serednyakov Head of ICU and CRRT Unit, FMBA Children Infections Scientific Research Center, St.Petersburg, Russia
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12/2017

Use of CytoSorb in severe septic shock after a protracted ambulatory disease course
Dr. med. Peter Junghänel, Dr. med. Kerstin Kletke, Dr. med. Michael Hinkelmann
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Therapy, DRK Lichtenstein GGmbH
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11/2017
Use of CytoSorb in severe septic shock after a protracted ambulatory disease course
Dr. med. Peter Junghänel, Dr. med. Kerstin Kletke, Dr. med. Michael Hinkelmann
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Therapy, DRK Lichtenstein GGmbH
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10/2017

Use of CytoSorb in combined interventions on aorta arch and coronary arteries
Denis V. Federiakin, PhD, A.V. Goncharuk, A.V. Anokhin Cardiosurgery Unit and ICU Tver City District Hospital State Medical Center, Central Russia
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09/2017

Use of CytoSorb in hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH)
Dr. med. Marcel Frimmel1, PD Dr. med Sebastian Fetscher2, PD Dr. med Friedhelm Sayk1 Sana Clinics Lübeck GmbH 1Interdisciplinary Intensive Care Medicine 2Medical Clinic III – Hematology, Internal Oncology, Immunology und Palliative Care
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08/2017
Use of CytoSorb in Streptococcus pneumoniae Sepsis
Saija Mäki-Petäjä MD, Kari Saarinen MD Chief Physician ICU Seinäjoki Central Hospital, Finland
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07/2017
Effect of extracorporeal cytokine removal on vascular barrier function in a septic shock patient.
David S1, Thamm K1, Schmidt BM1, Falk CS2, Kielstein JT1. 1 Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology & Hypertension, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany. 2 Institute of Transplant Immunology, IFB-Tx, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany. J Intensive Care. 2017 Jan 21;5:12.
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06/2017
Use of CytoSorb in necrotizing fasciitis and severe septic shock
Dr. Yones Salameh, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Seitz
Sana Hospital Hameln-Pyrmont (Germany), Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
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05/2017

Hemoadsorption with Adult CytoSorb in a Low Weight Pediatric Case – A Worldwide Premiere Procedure
Cirstoveanu C, Barascu I, Stancu A. Case Rep Crit Care. 2017;2017:6987167
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04/2017
The Use of a Cytokine Adsorber (CytoSorb) in a Patient with Septic Shock and Multi-Organ Dysfunction (MODS) after a Severe Burn Injury
K. S. Houschyar, I. Nietzschmann, F. Siemers | BG Hospital Bergmannstost Halle, Plastisc Surgery and hand surgery Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir
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03/2017
Use of CytoSorb in septic shock after colon perforation and 4-quadrant peritonitis
Dr. med. Wojciech Palinkiewicz, PD Dr. med. Thorsten Krause | Hospital Reinbek St. Adolf-Stift GmbH (Germany), Anesthesiology, Intensive Care Medicine, Pain Therapy and palliative care
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02/2017
Pre-emptive use of CytoSorb during orthotopic cardiac transplantation
Endre Nemeth MD, Eniko Kovacs MD, Kristof Racz MD, Janos Gal MD PhD Semmelweis University, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Therapy, Hungary
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01/2017
Use of CytoSorb in severe septic shock
Dr. med. Volkmar Hanisch, Dr. med. Andreas Graf, Prof. Dr. med. Sebastian M. Schellong
Municipal Hospital Dresden, Location Friedrichstadt, II. Medical Clinic, Center for Internal Intensive Care Medicine and Emergency Therapy
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51/2016

Use of CytoSorb in severe necrotizing ethyltoxic pancreatitis and ARDS due to bilateral pneumonia
Dr. med. Klaus Kogelmann, Matthias Drüner, Morten Scheller Hospital Emden, Department for Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
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50/2016

Use of CytoSorb in a case of severe septic shock and septic cardiomyopathy due to urosepsis
PD Dr. med. Harald Fritz, Dr. med. Sylke Schmidt, Henning Koch
Hospital Martha-Maria Halle-Dölau, Department for Anesthesiology, Intensive Care Medicine and Pain Therapy
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49/2016

Hybrid blood purification strategy in pediatric septic shock
Gabriella Bottari1, Fabio Silvio Taccone2, Andrea Moscatelli1 1Istituto Giannina Gaslini, Neonatal and Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Largo Gerolamo Gaslini 5, 16147 Genoa, Italy 2Department of Intensive Care, Hopital Erasme, Route de Lennik 808, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
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48/2016

A clinical experience of using extracorporeal cytokine adsorption device (CytoSorb) in a case of Dengue fever
Khan, Z.A. Noble Hospital, Magarpatta Road, Hadapsar, Pune-411028, India.
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47/2016
Use of CytoSorb in severe sepsis after hemicolectomy and anastomosis dehiscence
Dr. Milan Margoc, Dr. S. Montag, Doz. Alexander Kulier, Anaesthesiological Intensive Care Unit, Hospital-Elisabethinen Linz
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46/2016
CytoSorb in rhabdomyolysis of unclear origin
A. Dick, K. Alsafadi, Dr. med. J. Ibrahim, O. Terrones, Dr. med. M. Rennicke, A. Semyonova,I.Veil, Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Becker Internal Intensive Care Unit of the Medical Clinic I, Hospital Wolfsburg, Germany
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45/2016
Use of CytoSorb in ethyltoxic liver failure and hepatic encephalopathy
Dr. Enrico Klömich#, Dr. Lukas Lindner#, Dr. Matthias Schellner*, Dr. Frank Fröhlich# # Clinic for Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine * Clinic for Internal Medicine DRK Hospital Chemnitz-Rabenstein
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44/2016
Use of CytoSorb in necrotizing fasciitis and severe septic shock
Dr. Milan Margoc, Dr. Silvia Montag, Doz. Alexander Kulier, Anaesthesiological Intensive Care Unit, Hospital-Elisabethinen Linz
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43/2016
CytoSorb in severe septic shock after colon perforation
Dr. med. Alexander Rothe, Dr. med. Karin Siegert, Clinic for Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Therapy, Ev. Diakonissenkrankenhaus Leipzig gemeinnützige GmbH
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42/2016
CytoSorb in severe sepsis following rectal necrosis
Dr. med. Jan Adamski, Dr. med. Björn Jäschke Satakunta District Central Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Finnland
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41/2016
CytoSorb in severe sepsis following peritonitis in chronic ulcerative colitis
Dr. med. Nikolaus Golecki, Alexander Bischel, Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine, AMEOS Hospital Bernburg
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40/2016
CytoSorb in peritonitis after perforation and pronounced SIRS
Dr. Bodo Albrecht, Dr. Peter Wolf, Department for Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Zeisigwald Clinics Bethanien Chemnitz
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39/2016
Extracorporeal hemocorrection in patients with acute kidney injury and severe cardiac insufficiency

Denis V. Federiakin, M.A. Petrushin, A.V. Goncharuk Russian Healthcare Ministry Tver State Medical University, Tver City, Russia
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38/2016
Use of CytoSorb in decompensated alcoholic steatohepatitis
Dr. Stefan Büttner#, PD Dr. Harald Fanik*, Dr. Benjamin Koch#, Dr. Helge Weiler#, Prof. Christoph Sarrazin*, Prof. Helmut Geiger# University Hospital Frankfurt # Medical Clinic III, Cardiology, Angiology and Nephrology * Medical Clinic I, Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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37/2016
Use of CytoSorb in a case of acute septic cholecystitis due to E.coli sepsis
Dr. med. Björn Jäschke , Dr. med. Jan Adamski
Satakunta District Central Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Finnland
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36/2016
CytoSorb in postoperative sepsis after aortic valve replacement
Dr. Andreas Baumann*, Prof. Peter K. Zahn*, Dr. Peter L. Haldenwang# *Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care, Palliative Care and Pain Medicine # Department of Cardiosurgery and Thoracic Surgery BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil gGmbH
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35/2016
Combination of ECMO and cytokine adsorption therapy for severe sepsis with cardiogenic shock and ARDS due to Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia and H1N1
Lees NJ, Rosenberg A, Hurtado-Doce AI, Jones J, Marczin N, Zeriouh M, Weymann A, Sabashnikov A, Simon AR, Popov AF, Department of Anaesthetic and Critical Care, Harefield Hospital, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, England
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34/2016
Use of CytoSorb in hepatic encephalopathy
C. Steinfort#, Dr. M. Bellgardt*, Prof. T. Weber*, Prof. W. Uhl# St. Josef Hospital, Hospital of Ruhr-University Bochum # Clinik for General and Visceral Surgery *Clinic for Anesthesiology
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33/2016
Use of CytoSorb in mitral- and aortic valve endocarditis
Dr. med. Gerhard Valicek, Senior Physician Intensive Care Unit 2, University Hospital St.Pölten, Department for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, St. Pölten, Austria
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32/2016
Use of CytoSorb to prevent acute renal failure during drug intoxication-associated rhabdomyolysis
Dr. med. Murad Alkhani, Dr. Michael Rennicke, Dr. Klotilda Jahaj, Dr. Anna Semyonova, Dr. Irina Veil, Dr. Karem Suleiman, Dr. Changguang Shan, Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Becker | Internal Intensive Care Unit of the Medical Clinic I, Hospital Wolfsburg
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31/2016

Use of CytoSorb in severe refractory SIRS with multiple organ failure after post-resuscitation syndrome and cardiac surgery
Dr. Mike Strunden, Dr. A. Salhi*, PD Dr. M. Laß*, Prof. Thoralf Kerner | Asklepios Clinics Hamburg GmbH – Asklepios Clinics Harburg; Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care Medicine, Emergency medicine, Pain therapy | * Asklepios Kliniken Hamburg GmbH – Asklepios Klinikum Harburg; Abteilung für Herzchirurgie
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30/2016
Use of CytoSorb in a case of severe septic shock and MOF due to urosepsis
Dr. med. Hendrik Haake, Dr. med. Katharina Grün-Himmelmann & Prof. Jürgen vom Dahl | St. Franziskus-Hospital Mönchengladbach, Department of Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine
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29/2016
CytoSorb in acute purulent abscess inflammation of the epididymis
Dr. Harald Penz, Department for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Landesklinikum Gmünd-Waidhofen/Thaya-Zwettl, Location Waidhofen/Thaya, Austria
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28/2016
CytoSorb in septic shock after infection of a knee endoprosthesis
Dr. med. Burkhard Hinz, Head of Interdisciplinary ICU, KMG Clinic Güstrow Dr. med Oliver Jauch, Senior Physician, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, KMG Clinic Güstrow Dr. med. Rolf Kaiser, Head of Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine, KMG Clinic Güstrow
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27/2016
Improvement of hemodynamic and inflammatory parameters by combined hemoadsorption and hemodiafiltration in septic shock
Steffen R. Mitzner, Martin Gloger, Jörg Henschel, Sebastian Koball, Divisions of Nephrology and Pulmonology and Internal Intensive Care, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rostock, Germany
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26/2016
First report of cytokine removal using CytoSorb in severe noninfectious inflammatory syndrome after liver transplantation
Tomescu DR, Dima SO, Ungureanu D, Popescu M, Tulbure D, Popescu I
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25/2016
CytoSorb in septic shock and multi organ failure after burn injury

Dr. Markus Engel Senior Consultant Medical ICU, Hospital Bogenhausen
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24/2016
First description of single-pass albumin dialysis combined with cytokine adsorption in liver failure and hemophagocytic syndrome resulting from generalized herpes simplex virus 1 infection
Frimmel S, Schipper J, Henschel J, Tsui TY, Mitzner SR, Koball S. Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Rostock University Medical Center, Rostock, Germany
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23/2016
CytoSorb in septic shock after perforated Ulcus ventriculi
Dr. Markus Teipel, head physician, Interdisciplinary Intensive Care, Nordwest-Krankenhaus Sanderbusch GmbH
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22/2016
CytoSorb in pneumogenic septic shock after mitral valve reconstruction
Dr. Bastian Huschens, Dr. Ender Demircioglu, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Essen
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21/2016
Case report of a patient with multiorgan failure due to severe SIRS in cardiac failure additionally treated with CytoSorbents haemadsorption as an adjunctive therapy
Klaus Kogelmann, Matthias Drüner, Dominik Jarczak, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Hospital Emden
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20/2016
CytoSorb in pneumogenic sepsis due to influenza A H1N1
Dr. Markus Nitsch & Dr. Hendrik Liedtke, Clinic for Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care, Palliative, Emergency Medicine and Pain Therapy, Hospital St. Elisabeth and St. Barbara Halle (Saale) GmbH, Germany
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19/2016
CytoSorb in septic shock with multiple organ failure and ARDS (fast-in/fast-out)
Dr. Martin Bergold, Senior Consultant Clinic for Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care Medicine and Pain Management, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Oldenburg, Germany
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18/2016
CytoSorb in Staph aureus sepsis and myositis-associated rhabdomyolysis
Katrin Przybilla and Andreas Bauer; Medical Clinic, Department of Intensive Care Medicine; Diakonissen Hospital Dresden, Germany
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17/2016
CytoSorb in pneumogenic septic shock after ethyltoxic bone marrow depression and increased comorbidity (alcohol abuse, 3-fold ACVB)
Dr. Matthias Lutze, Head of Department for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Hospital Teterow, Germany
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16/2016
CytoSorb in postoperative septic shock after pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy
Dipl. med. Hermann Begau, Head of surgical Intensive Care Medicine, Agaplesion Diakonie Clinics Kassel, Germany
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15/2016
First report of cytokine removal using CytoSorb in severe noninfectious inflammatory syndrome after liver transplantation
Tomescu DR, Olimpia Dima S, Ungureanu D, Popescu M, Tulbure D, Popescu I
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care III, Department of General Surgery and Liver Transplantation & Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care I, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest – Romania, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Carol Davila”, Bucharest – Romania
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14/2016
First successful combination of ECMO with cytokine removal therapy in cardiogenic septic shock: A case report
Bruenger F, Kizner L, Weile J, Morshuis M, Gummert JF
Heart and Diabetes Center (HDZ) North Rhine-Westphalia, Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
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13/2016
Septic shock secondary to β-hemolytic streptococcus-induced necrotizing fasciitis treated with a novel cytokine adsorption therapy
Hetz H, Berger R, Recknagel P, Steltzer H
AUVA Meidling Emergency Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Vienna, Austria
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12/2016
Use of CytoSorb in a case of toxic shock syndrome

Dr. Erwin van der Linde, Dr. Albert Grootendorst
Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Maasstad Hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
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11/2016
Use of CytoSorb in a case of severe ARDS after H1N1 infection and septic multiple organ failure

PD Dr. med. Stephan Ziegeler
Department of Anaesthesiology, Operative Intensive Care Medicine, Pain Management and Emergency Medicine, Hospital Ibbenbüren, Germany
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10/2016
Use of CytoSorb in a case of severe post reanimation shock
Dr. med. Hendrik Haake, Dr. med. Katharina Grün-Himmelmann & Prof. Jürgen vom Dahl
St. Franziskus-Hospital Mönchengladbach, Germany,Department of Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine
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09/2016
CytoSorb in a case of severe burn injury (60% BSA) and sepsis
Prof. Dr. med. Peter Mailänder, Dr. med. Eirini Liodaki
Plastic Surgery Unit, UKSH Campus Lübeck, Germany
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08/2016
CytoSorb in a case of fulminant toxic shock syndrome from ß-hemolytic streptococcus group A with severe circulatory shock and multiple organ failure
Dr. Markus Engel, Senior Consultant Medical ICU, Hospital Bogenhausen, Munich, Germany
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07/2016

CytoSorb in a case of severe infection of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) lead
Dr. med. Burkhard Hinz, Head of Interdisciplinary ICU, KMG Clinic Güstrow, Germany | Dr. med Toralf Noky, Head of Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, KMG Clinic Güstrow | Dr. med. Rolf Kaiser, Head of Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Intensive Care Medicine, KMG Clinic Güstrow
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06/2016
CytoSorb in a case of pneumogenic septic shock and multiple organ failure
Dr. Markus Engel, Senior Consultant Medical ICU, Hospital Bogenhausen, Munich, Germany
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05/2016
CytoSorb in a case of caecum perforation and fecal 4-quadrant peritonitis
Friedrich Nestler, Hospital Erlabrunn
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04/2016
CytoSorb in a case of necrotizing fasciitis and septic shock
Dr. Radovan Novak, Hospital Zittau
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03/2016

CytoSorb in a case of postoperative sepsis in a patient with necrotizing pancreatitis
Lutz Badura, Hospital Eilenburg
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02/2016
CytoSorb in a case of ARDS and multiple organ failure
Karl Träger, University Hospital Ulm
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01/2016
Application of CytoSorb in a case of infection-associated rhabdomyolysis
Sven Suefke, Friedhelm Sayk, Martin Nitschke, University Lübeck
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CytoSorb, a novel therapeutic approach for patients with septic shock: a case report
Hinz B, Jauch O, Noky T, Friesecke S, Abel P, Kaiser R
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Hospital Guestrow, Germany
Int J Artif Organs. 2015 Sep 18;38(8):461-4.
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(16.12.2015)
Intermittent use of cytokine adsorption in combination with CRRT in a patient with
necrotising pancreatitis, septic shock and MOF
Emmerich M, Zietlow S, Tiesmeier J
Infection. 2015 Aug;43 Suppl 1:1-73. Abstract No. 72
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(9.12.2015)
Case study of 8 patients with multiple organ failure treated additionally with CytoSorbents haemadsorption as adjunctive therapy in septic shock and severe SIRS in cardiac failure

Kogelmann K, Drüner M, Jarczak D
Infection. 2015 Aug;43 Suppl 1:1-73. Abstract No. 58
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(2.12.2015)
Combination ECMO and cytokine adsorption therapy for severe sepsis with cardiogenic shock and ARDS 

Lees N, Rosenberg A, Popov A, Hurtado-Doce A, Jones J, Marczin N, Simon A
Crit Care Med. 2015 Dec;43(12 Suppl 1):311
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