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Articoli scientifici

​2018

Brodmann Maeder M, Saghir R, Pun M, Stawinoga AE, Turner R, Strapazzon G, Exadaktylos AK, Brugger H. Intercultural competence of western teachers for Nepalese rescuers. High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Dec [Epub ahead of print]

Forti A, Brugnaro P, Rauch S, Crucitti M, Brugger H, Cipollotti G, Strapazzon G. Hypothermic Cardiac Arrest with Full Neurologic Recovery After ~9 Hours of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Management and Possible Complications, Ann Emerg Med. 2018 [Epub ahead of print]

Rausch LK, Hofer M, Pramsohler S, Kaser S, Ebenbichler C, Haacke S, Gatterer H, Netzer NC. Adiponectin, Leptin and Visfatin in Hypoxia and its Effect for Weight Loss in Obesity. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 2018 [Epub ahead of print]

Mogilever N, Zuccarelli L, Burles F, Iaria G, Strapazzon G, Bessone L, Coffey EBJ. Expedition cognition: a review and prospective of subterranean neuroscience with spaceflight applications. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 2018 [Epub ahead of print]

Paal P, Rauch S. Indoor accidental hypothermia in the elderly: an emerging lethal entity in the 21st century. Emerg Med J. 2018 

Giorgi A, Vicini M, Pollastri L, Lombardi E, Magni E, Andreazzoli A, Orsini M, Bonifazi M, Lukaski H, Gatterer H. Bioimpedance patterns and bioelectrical impedance vector analysis (BIVA) of road cyclists. J Sports Sci. 2018 Nov;36(22):2608-2613

Strapazzon G, Brugger H. On-Site Treatment of Snow Avalanche Victims: From Bench to Bedside. High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Sep  [Epub ahead of print]

Ströhle M, Wallner B, Lanthaler M, Rauch S, Brugger H, Paal P. Lightning accidents in the Austrian alps - a 10-year retrospective nationwide analysis. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2018 Sep 10;26(1):74

Procter E, Brugger H, Burtscher M. Accidental hypothermia in recreational activities in the mountains: a narrative review. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2018 Sep [Epub ahead of print]

Giorgi A, Sanders D, Vicini M, Lukaski H, Gatterer H. Body fluid status, plasma volume change and its relationship to physical effort during a multistage professional road cycling race. International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport. 2018

Wenger S, Csapo R, Hasler M, Gatterer H, Wright T, Nachbauer W. The effect of thermal insulation pads on heat flux, physical effort and perceived exertion during endurance exercise in cool environments. Fash Text 5(21), S1-12

Zafren K, Brants A, Tabner K, Nyberg A, Pun M, Basnyat B, Brodmann Maeder M. Wilderness mass casualty incident (MCI): rescue chain after avalanche at Everest Base Camp (EBC) in 2015. Wilderness & environmental medicine. 2018 Sep;29(3):401-410

Gatterer H, Menz V, Salazar-Martinez E, Sumbalova Z, Garcia-Souza LF, Velika B, Gnaiger E, Burtscher M. Exercise Performance, Muscle Oxygen Extraction and Blood Cell Mitochondrial Respiration after Repeated-Sprint and Sprint Interval Training in Hypoxia: A Pilot Study. J Sports Sci Med. 2018 Aug 14;17(3):339-347

Ströhle M, Rauch S, Lastei Ph, Brodmann M, Brugger H, Paal P. Frostbite injuries in the Austrian Alps – a retrospective 11-year National Registry study. High Alt. Med. Biol. 2018 Aug [Epub ahead of print]

Podsiadło P, Kosiński S, Darocha T, Sałapa K, Sanak T, Brugger H. The Use of E-Learning in Medical Education for Mountain Rescuers Concerning Hypothermia. High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Jul [Epub ahead of print]

Wallner B, Brugger H, Ellerton J, Paal P. In mountain and rural areas all CPR providers should perform chest compressions and rescue breaths for patients in cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 2018 Jun;127:e5

Lechner R, Staps E, Brugger H, Rauch S. Notärztliche Strategie beim Hängetrauma. Notarzt 2018; 34:156–161

Strapazzon G, Reisten O, Argenone F, Zafren K, Zen-Ruffinen G, Larsen GL, Soteras I. International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine Consensus Guidelines for On-Site Management and Transport of Patients in Canyoning Incidents. Wilderness Environ Med. 2018 Jun;29(2):252-265

Blancher M, Albasini F, Elsensohn F, Zafren K, Hölzl N, McLaughlin K, Wheeler AR, Roy S, Brugger H, Greene M, Paal P. Management of multi-causalty incidents in mountain rescue: evidence-based guidelines of the International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine (ICAR MEDCOM). High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Jun;19(2):131-140

Zafren K, Atkins D, Brugger H. Reported Resuscitation of a Hypothermic Avalanche Victim With Assisted Ventilation in 1939. Wilderness Environ Med. 2018 Jun;29(2):275-277

Burtscher M, Gatterer H, Burtscher J, Mairbäurl H. Extreme Terrestrial Environments: Life in Thermal Stress and Hypoxia. A Narrative Review. Front Physiol. 2018 May 16;9:572

Parati G, Agostoni P, Basnyat B, Bilo G, Brugger H, Coca A, Festi L, Giardini G, Lironcurti A, Luks AM, Maggiorini M, Modesti PA, Swenson ER, Williams B, Bärtsch P, Torlasco C. Clinical recommendations for high altitude exposure of individuals with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions. Eur Heart J. 2018 May;39(17):1546-1554

Pietsch U, Knapp J, Kreuzer O, Ney L, Strapazzon G, Lischke V, Albrecht R, Phillips P, Rauch S. Advanced airway management in hoist and longline operations in mountain HEMS - considerations in austere environments: a narrative review This review is endorsed by the International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine (ICAR MEDCOM). Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2018 Apr 3;26(1):23

Rauch S, Strapazzon G, Brodmann M, Fop E, Masoner C, Rauch L, Forti A, Pietsch U, Mair P, Brugger H: Implementation of a mechanical CPR device in a physician staffed HEMS – a prospective observational study. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2018 Apr 28;26(1):36

Roach RC, Hackett PH, Oelz O, Bärtsch P, Luks AM, MacInnis MJ, Baillie JK; Lake Louise AMS Score Consensus Committee. The 2018 Lake Louise Acute Mountain Sickness Score. High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Mar;19(1):4-6

Brugger H, Pun M, Swenson ER, Falk M. Research in High-Altitude and Mountain Emergency Medicine: Is Methodology Key? High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Mar;19(1):1-3

Brodmann Maeder M, Brugger H, Pun M, Strapazzon G, Dal Cappello T, Maggiorini M, Hackett P, Bärtsch P, Swenson ER, Zafren K. The STAR Data Reporting Guidelines for Clinical High Altitude Research. High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Mar;19(1):7-14

Strapazzon G, Migliaccio D, Fontana D, Stawinoga A E, Milani M, Brugger H. Knowledge of the Avalanche Victim Resuscitation Checklist and Utility of an Instructional Course in Italy. Wilderness Environ Med. 2018 Mar; 29(1):56-60

Burtscher M, Philadelphy M, Gatterer H, Burtscher J, Likar R. Submaximal exercise testing at low altitude for prediction of exercise tolerance at high altitude. J Travel Med. 2018 Jan;25(1)

Rauch S, Dal Cappello T, Strapazzon G, Palma M, Bonsante F, Gruber E, Ströhle M, Mair P, Brugger H, International Alpine Trauma Registry Group. Pre-hospital times and clinical characteristics of severe trauma patients: a comparison between mountain and urban/suburban areas. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Jan [Epub ahead of print]​


2017

Hüfner K, Brugger H, Kuster E, Dünsser F, Stawinoga AE, Turner R, Tomazin I, Sperner-Unterweger B. Isolated psychosis during exposure to very high and extreme altitude - characterisation of a new medical entity. Psychol Med. 2017 Dec 5:1-8.

Strapazzon G, Pun M, Cappello TD, Procter E, Lochner P, Brugger H, Piccoli A. Total Body Water Dynamics Estimated with Bioelectrical Impedance Vector Analysis and B-Type Natriuretic Peptide After Exposure to Hypobaric Hypoxia: A Field Study. High Alt Med Biol. 2017 Dec;18(4):384-391.

Strapazzon G, Paal P, Schweizer J, Falk M, Reuter B, Schenk K, Gatterer H, Grasegger K, Dal Cappello T, Malacrida S, Riess L, Brugger H. Effects of snow properties on humans breathing into an artificial air pocket - an experimental field study. Sci Rep. 2017 Dec 15;7(1):17675.

Maeder Brodmann M, Rauch S, Strapazzon G, Brugger H. Medizinische Aspekte bei Lawinenunfällen - ein Update. Flugmedizin Tropenmedizin Reisemedizin 2017; 24:221-225

Fischer F, Gföller P, Hoser C, Gatterer H, Schwarzenbrunner K, DünnwaldT, Schobersberger W, Fink C. No differences in the functional assessment for decision-making regarding return to sports following ACL reconstruction in professional and semi-professional football (soccer) players. Medicina dello Sport 2017; 70(4):563-573

Bachler S, Mosbach F, Gatterer H, Burtscher M, Mairer K. Evaluation of an MR-conditional "cardio stepper" for cardiopulmonary exercise testing. Med Devices Diagn Eng. 2017 2(3)

Brugger H. Accidental hypothermia and avalanche accident. Japanese Journal of Mountain Medicine. Nov 2017; 37

Gatterer H, Philippe M, Fröhlich H, Bachler S, Mosbach F, Burtscher M. Effect of a 25 ingredient sport drink on exercise performance and muscle oxygen extraction: a randomized controlled cross-over trial. Current Issues in Sport Science 2017

Brodmann M, Rauch S, Strapazzon G, Brugger H. Medizinische Aspekte bei Lawinenunfällen – ein Update. Flugmedizin Tropenmedizin Reisemedizin. Oct 17

Podsiadło P, Darocha T, Kosiński S, Sałapa K, Ziętkiewicz M, Sanak T, Turner R, Brugger H. Severe Hypothermia Management in Mountain Rescue – A Survey Study. High Alt Med Biol. 2017 Dec;18(4):411-416

Strapazzon G, Pun M, Dal Cappello T, Procter E, Lochner P, Brugger H, Piccoli A. Total body water dynamics estimated with Bioelectrical Impedance Vector Analysis (BIVA) and B-Type Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) after exposure to hypobaric hypoxia: a field study. High Alt Med Biol. 2017 Dec;18(4):384-391

Brugger H, Pun M, Swenson E, Falk M. Research in high altitude and mountain emergency medicine: is method key? High Alt Med Biol. 2018 Mar; 19(1):1-3

Strapazzon G, Migliaccio D, Fontana D, Stawinoga A E, Milani M, Brugger H. Knowledge of the Avalanche Victim Resuscitation Checklist and Utility of an Instructional Course in Italy. Wilderness Environ Med. 2018 Mar; 29(1):56-60

Mrakic-Sposta S, Vezzoli A, Malacrida S, Falla M, Strapazzon G. "Direct" and "Indirect" Methods to Detect Oxidative Stress During Acute or Chronic High-Altitude Exposure. High Alt Med Biol. 2017 Sep;18(3):303-304

Pun M. Indomethacin on extra-cranial cerebral arterial vasomotion: beyond cyclooxygenase-prostaglandin inhibition. J Physiol. 2017 Jun 1;595(11)

Rodway G, Paton B, Tshering Sherpa A, Zafren K, Schoene B, Walpoth B, Hillebrandt D, Giesbrecht G, Auerbach P, Brugger H, Wiget U. A tribute. Bruno Ernst Durrer, MD: January 14, 1953 to December 5, 2016. Wilderness Environ Med. 2017

Van Tilburg C, Grissom CK, Zafren K, McIntosh S, Radwin MI, Paal P, Haegeli P, Smith WR, Wheller AR, Weber D, Tremper B, Brugger H. Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for prevention and management of avalanche and nonavalanche snow burial accidents. Wilderness Environ Med. 2017 Mar; 28:23-42

Pun M. Periodic High Altitude Exposure and Chronic Intermittent Hypoxia: Are They the Same? High Alt Med Biol. 2017 Mar;18(1):84-85

Kottmann A, Blancher M, Pasquier M, Brugger H. Avalanche Victim Resuscitation Checklist adaption to the 2015 ERC Resuscitation guidelines. Resuscitation 2017 Apr; 113:e3-e4

Ausserer J, Moritz E, Stroehle M, Brugger H, Strapazzon G, Rauch S, Mair P, Bonsante F, Brandstätter M, Dal Cappello T, Drüge G, Falk M, Fop E, Frasnelli A, Gasteiger L, Gruber E, Hofer G, Lunz W, Palma M, Ploner F, Rammlmair G, Trincanato A, Turner R, Zanon P, Voelckel W, Dengg C, Kettner M. Physician staffed helicopter emergency medical systems can provide advanced trauma life support in mountainous and remote areas. Injury 2017 Jan; 48(1):20-25



2016
Brugger H, Grasegger K, Soteras I, Strapazzon G. In Reply to Drs Pasquier, Gnaegi, and Hugli. Wilderness Environ Med 2016; 27(4):534


Paal P, Gordon L, Strapazzon G, Brodmann Maeder M, Putzer G, Walpoth B, Wanscher M, Brown D, Holzer M, Broessner G, Brugger H. Accidental hypothermia–an update. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 2016; 24:111

Ausserer J, Moritz E, Stroehle M, Brugger H, Strapazzon G, Rauch S, Mair P, Bonsante F, Brandstätter M, Dal Cappello T, Drüge G, Falk M, Fop E, Frasnelli A, Gasteiger L, Gruber E, Hofer G, Lunz W, Palma M, Ploner F, Rammlmair G, Trincanato A, Turner R, Zanon P, Voelckel W, Dengg C, Kettner M. Physician staffed helicopter emergency medical systems can provide advanced trauma life support in mountainous and remote areas. Injury 2016; in press

De Toni L, Guidolin D, De Filippis V, Tescari S, Strapazzon G, Santa Rocca M, Ferlin A, Plebani M, Foresta C. Osteocalcin and sex hormone binding globulin compete on a specific binding site of GPRC6A. Endocrinology 2016; 157(11): 4473-4486

Berteletti S, Sciolla A, Brugger H, Strapazzon G. Gestione dei pazienti travolti da valanga. Decidere in medicina 2016; 5:41-48

Zweifel B, Procter E, Techel F, Strapazzon G, Boutellier R. In Reply to Dr. Schrimpf. Wilderness Environ Med2016; 27(3):441

Braun P, Putzer G, Strapazzon G, Wimmer A, Schnell H, Arnold H, Neururer S, Brugger H, Wenzel V, Paal P. Effects of Stomach Inflation on Cardiopulmonary Function and Survival During Hemorrhagic Shock: A Randomized, Controlled, Porcine Study. Shock 2016; 46 (1):99-105

Strapazzon G, Malacrida S, Vezzoli A, Dal Cappello T, Falla M, Lochner P, Moretti S, Procter E, Brugger H & Mrakic-Sposta S. Oxidative stress response to acute hypobaric hypoxia and its association with indirect measurement of increased intracranial pressure: a field study. Scientific Reports 2016; 6:32426

Strapazzon G, Falk M, Paal P, Brugger H. The challenge of establishing a correct serum potassium cutoff for inhospital triage after avalanche-induced cardiac arrest. Am J Emerg Med 2016; 34(7):1317​

Oberhammer R, Gruber E, Brugger H, Strapazzon G, Procter E. Safety of laryngeal tubes. Am J Emerg Med2016; 34(2):310-1

Rauch S, Schenk K, Rainer B, Strapazzon G, Paal P, Brugger H. Notfallmedizin im alpinen Gelände – Schock-, Schmerztherapie und Atemwegssicherung. Anästhesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther 2016; 51(1):28-36

Brigo F, Strapazzon G, Otte WM, Igwe SC, Brugger H. Web search behavior for snow avalanches: an Italian study. Natural Hazards 2015.

Schneider TM, Bregani R, Stopar R, Krammer J, Göksu M, Müller N, Petermeyer M, Schiffer J, Strapazzon G. Medical and logistical challenges of trauma care in a 12-day cave rescue: A case report. Injury 2016; 47(1):280-3

Grasegger K, Strapazzon G, Procter E, Brugger H, Soteras I. Avalanche survival after rescue with the RECCO rescue system: a case report. Wilderness Environ Med 2016; 27(2):282-286

Procter E, Strapazzon G, Dal Cappello T, Zweifel B, Würtele A, Renner A, Falk M, Brugger H. Burial duration, depth and air pocket explain avalanche survival patterns in Austria and Switzerland. Resuscitation 2016; 105:173-176

Strapazzon G, Plankensteiner J, Mair P, Ruttmann E, Dal Cappello T, Procter E, Brugger H. Prehospital management and outcome of avalanche patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a restrospective study in Tyrol, Austria. Eur J Emerg Med 2016 [Epub ahead of print]

Zweifel B, Procter E, Techel F, Strapazzon G, Boutellier R. Risk of avalanche involvement in winter backcountry recreation: the advantage of small groups. Wilderness Environ Med 2016; 27(2):203-210



2015


Rauch S, Schenk K, Paal P, Strapazzon G, Brugger H. Lawinenmedizin - Update 2015: neue Erkenntnisse verlangen neue Strategien. Der Notarzt 2015; 31:301-5


Truhlář A, Deakin CD, Soar J, Khalifa GE, Alfonzo A, Bierens JJ, Brattebø G, Brugger H, Dunning J, Hunyadi-Antičević S, Koster RW, Lockey DJ, Lott C, Paal P, Perkins GD, Sandroni C, Thies KC, Zideman DA, Nolan JP.Kreislaufstillstand in besonderen Situationen. Kapitel 4 der Leitlinien zur Reanimation 2015 des European Resuscitation Council. Notfall Rettungsmed 2015.

Travers AH, Perkins GD, Berg RA, Castren M, Considine J, Escalante R, Gazmuri RJ, Koster RW, Lim SH, Nation KJ, Olasveengen TM, Sakamoto T, Sayre MR, Sierra A, Smyth MA, Stanton D, Vaillancourt C, Bierens JJ, Bourdon E, Brugger H, Buick JE, Charette ML, Chung SP, Couper K, Daya MR, Drennan IR, Gräsner JT, Idris AH, Lerner EB, Lockhat H, Løfgren B, McQueen C, Monsieurs KG, Mpotos N, Orkin AM, Quan L, Raffay V, Reynolds JC, Ristagno G, Scapigliati A, Vadeboncoeur TF, Wenzel V, Yeung J. Part 3: Adult Basic Life Support and Automated External Defibrillation: 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations. Circulation 2015;132(16 Suppl 1):S51-83.

Perkins GD, Travers AH, Berg RA, Castren M, Considine J, Escalante R, Gazmuri RJ, Koster RW, Lim SH, Nation KJ, Olasveengen TM, Sakamoto T, Sayre MR, Sierra A, Smyth MA, Stanton D, Vaillancourt C, Bierens JJ, Bourdon E, Brugger H, Buick JE, Charette ML, Chung SP, Couper K, Daya MR, Drennan IR, Gräsner JT, Idris AH, Lerner EB, Lockhat H, Løfgren B, McQueen C, Monsieurs KG, Mpotos N, Orkin AM, Quan L, Raffay V, Reynolds JC, Ristagno G, Scapigliati A, Vadeboncoeur TF, Wenzel V, Yeung J. Part 3: Adult basic life support and automated external defibrillation: 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science with Treatment Recommendations. Resuscitation 2015;95:e43-e69.

Truhlář A, Deakin CD, Soar J, Khalifa GE, Alfonzo A, Bierens JJ, Brattebø G, Brugger H, Dunning J, Hunyadi-Anti?evi? S, Koster RW, Lockey DJ, Lott C, Paal P, Perkins GD, Sandroni C, Thies KC, Zideman DA, Nolan JP, Barelli A, Böttiger BW, Georgiou M, Handley AJ, Lindner T, Midwinter MJ, Monsieurs KG, Wetsch WA. European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2015: Section 4. Cardiac arrest in special circumstances.Resuscitation 2015;95:148-201.

Monsieurs KG, Nolan JP, Bossaert LL, Greif R, Maconochie IK, Nikolaou NI, Perkins GD, Soar J, Truhlář A, Wyllie J, Zideman DA, Khalifa GE, Alfonzo A, Arntz HR, Askitopoulou H, Bellou A, Beygui F, Biarent D, Bingham R, Bierens JJ, Böttiger BW, Bossaert LL, Brattebø G, Brugger H, Bruinenberg J, Cariou A, Carli P, Cassan P, Castrén M, Chalkias AF, Conaghan P, Deakin CD, De Buck ED, Dunning J, De Vries W, Evans TR, Eich C, Gräsner JT, Greif R, Hafner CM, Handley AJ, Haywood KL, Hunyadi-Anti?evi? S, Koster RW, Lippert A, Lockey DJ, Lockey AS, López-Herce J, Lott C, Maconochie IK, Mentzelopoulos SD, Meyran D, Monsieurs KG, Nikolaou NI, Nolan JP, Olasveengen T, Paal P, Pellis T, Perkins GD, Rajka T, Raffay VI, Ristagno G, Rodríguez-Núñez A, Roehr CC, Rüdiger M, Sandroni C, Schunder-Tatzber S, Singletary EM, Skrifvars MB, Smith GB, Smyth MA, Soar J, Thies KC, Trevisanuto D, Truhlá? A, Vandekerckhove PG, de Voorde PV, Sunde K, Urlesberger B, Wenzel V, Wyllie J, Xanthos TT, Zideman DA. European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2015: Section 1. Executive summary. Resuscitation 2015;95:1-80.

Strapazzon G, Procter E, Putzer G, Avancini G, Dal Cappello T, Überbacher N, Hofer G, Rainer B, Rammlmair G, Brugger H. Influence of low ambient temperature on epitympanic temperature measurement: a prospective randomized clinical study. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 2015; 23(1):90.

Brigo F, Strapazzon G, Otte WM, Igwe SC, Brugger H. Web search behavior for snow avalanches: an Italian study. Natural Hazards 2015. [In press]

Schneider TM, Bregani R, Stopar R, Krammer J, Göksu M, Müller N, Petermeyer M, Schiffer J, Strapazzon G. Medical and logistical challenges of trauma care in a 12-day cave rescue: A case report. Injury 2015. [Epub ahead of print]

Strapazzon G, Procter E, Vezzaro R, Hofer G, Dal Cappello T, Pohl M, Schenk K, Rauch S, Brugger H. B-lines after ascent to high altitude by flight vs. climbing. Italian Journal of Aerospace Medicine 2015;12:28-37.

Lochner P, Falla M, Brigo F, Pohl M, Strapazzon G. Ultrasonography of the optic nerve sheath diameter for diagnosis and monitoring of acute mountain sickness: A systematic review. High Alt Med Biol 2015;16(3):195-203.

Ströhle M, Putzer G, Procter E, Paal P. Apparent cooling rate of 7°C per hour in an avalanche victim. High Alt Med Biol 2015. [Epub ahead of print]

Brugger H, Procter E, Rauch S, Strapazzon G. Cooling rate for triage decisions should exclude post-extrication cooling in avalanche victims. Resuscitation 2015;94:e3.

Gordon L, Paal P, Ellerton JA, Brugger H, Peek GJ, Zafren K. Delayed and intermittent CPR for severe accidental hypothermia. Resuscitation 2015;90:46-49.

Kottmann A, Blancher M, Spichiger T, Elsensohn F, Letang D, Boyd J, Strapazzon G, Ellerton J, Brugger H. The Avalanche Victim Resuscitation Checklist, a new concept for the management of avalanche victims.Resuscitation 2015;91:e7-8.

Moroder L, Mair B, Brugger H, Voelckel W, Mair P. Outcome of avalanche victims with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation 2015;89C:114-118.

Procter E, Strapazzon G, Balkenhol K, Fop E, Faggionato A, Mayr K, Falk M, Brugger H. Search and rescue response to a large-scale rockfall disaster. Wilderness Environ Med 2015;26(1):68-71.

Soteras I, Subirats E, Strapazzon G. Epidemiological and medical aspects of canyoning rescue operations.Injury 2015;46(4):585-589.

Strapazzon G, Vezzaro R, Hofer G, Dal Cappello T, Procter E, Balkenhol K, Platzgummer S, Brugger H. Factors associated with B-lines after exposure to hypobaric hypoxia. Eur Heart J - Cardiovascular Imaging2015;16(11):1241-1246.

Zafren K, Giesbrecht GG, Danzl DF, Brugger H, Sagalyn EB, Walpoth B, Weiss EA, Auerbach PS, McIntosh SE, Némethy M, McDevitt M, Dow J, Schoene RB, Rodway GW, Hackett PH, Bennett BL, Grissom CK. Hypothermia evidence, afterdrop, and guidelines. Wilderness Environ Med 2015;26(3):439-441.

2014

Gruber E, Beikircher W, Pizzinini R, Marsoner H, Pörnbacher M, Brugger H, Paal P. Non-extracorporeal rewarming at a rate of 6.8°C per hour in a deeply hypothermic arrested patient. Resuscitation 2014;85(8):e119-120.

Gruber E, Oberhammer R, Balkenhol K, Strapazzon G, Procter E, Brugger H, Falk M, Paal P. Basic life support trained nurses ventilate more efficiently with laryngeal mask supreme than with facemask or laryngeal tube suction-disposable-A prospective, randomized clinical trial. Resuscitation 2014;85(4):499-502. 

Haegeli P, Falk M, Procter E, Zweifel B, Jarry F, Logan S, Kronholm K, Biskupic M, Brugger H. The effectiveness of avalanche airbags. Resuscitation 2014;85(9):1197-1203. 

Mair P, Brugger H, Mair B, Moroder L, Ruttmann E. Is extracorporeal rewarming indicated in avalanche victims with unwitnessed hypothermic cardiorespiratory arrest? High Alt Med Biol 2014;15(4):500-503.

Procter E, Strapazzon G, Dal Cappello T, Castlunger L, Staffler HP, Brugger H. Adherence of backcountry winter recreationists to avalanche prevention and safety practices in northern Italy. Scand J Med Sci Sports2014;24(5):823-829.

Putzer G, Brugger H, Strapazzon G, Paal P. Does a higher ROSC-rate with mechanical CPR lead to better survival in helicopter rescue? Resuscitation 2014;85(1):e13. 

Schmidt A, Brugger H, Putzer G, Paal P. Akzidentelle Hypothermie. Wien klin Mag 2014;17(5):4-12.

Strapazzon G, Brugger H, Dal Cappello T, Procter E, Hofer G, Lochner P. Factors associated with optic nerve sheath diameter during exposure to hypobaric hypoxia. Neurology 2014;82(21):1914-1918. 

Strapazzon G, Pilo L, Bessone L, Barratt MR. CAVES as an environment for astronaut training. Wilderness Environ Med 2014;25(2):244-245.

Strapazzon G, Procter E, Paal P, Brugger H. Pre-hospital core temperature measurement in accidental and therapeutic hypothermia. High Alt Med Biol 2014;15(2):104-111.

Ströhle M, Paal P, Strapazzon G, Avancini G, Procter E, Brugger H. Defibrillation in rural areas. Am J Emerg Med 2014;32(11):1408-1412.

Thapa GB, Neupane M, Strapazzon G, Basnyat B, Elsenshon F, Brodmann Maeder M, Brugger H. Nepalese mountain rescue development project. High Alt Med Biol 2014;15(1):91-92. 

Zafren K, Giesbrecht GG, Danzl DF, Brugger H, Sagalyn EB, Walpoth B, Weiss EA, Auerbach PS, McIntosh SE, Némethy M, McDevitt M, Dow J, Schoene RB, Rodway GW, Hackett PH, Bennett BL, Grissom CK. Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the out-of-hospital evaluation and treatment of accidental hypothermia. Wilderness Environ Med 2014;25(4):425-445. 

 

2013

Brugger H, Durrer B, Elsensohn F, Paal P, Strapazzon G, Winterberger E, Zafren K, Boyd J. Resuscitation of avalanche victims: Evidence-based guidelines of the international commission for mountain emergency medicine (ICAR MEDCOM) intended for physicians and other advanced life support personnel. Resuscitation2013;84:539–546. 

Brugger H, Paal P. Does untreated post-cardiac-arrest fever counteract the benefit of therapeutic hypothermia? Resuscitation 2013;84(12):1650-1651. 

Brugger H, Putzer G, Paal P. [Accidental hypothermia]. Anaesthesist 2013;62(8):624-631.

Boyd JJ, Paal P, Brugger H, Brown DJ. Hypothermic cardiac arrest: is a serum potassium of 6 mEq/L a satisfactory cutoff for extracorporeal rewarming? J Pediatr Surg 2013;48(5):1156-1157. 

Marland S, Ellerton J, Andolfatto G, Strapazzon G, Thomassen O, Brandner B, Weatherall A, Paal P. Ketamine: Use in Anesthesia. CNS Neurosci Ther 2013;19(6):381-389. 

Paal P, Brown DJ, Brugger H, Boyd J. In hypothermic major trauma patients the appropriate hospital for damage control and rewarming may be life saving. Injury 2013;44(11):1665.

Paal P, Brugger H, Boyd J. Reply to letters to the Editors: Accidental hypothermia. New Engl J Med2013;368(7):682. 

Paal P, Brugger H, Kaser G, Putzer G, Tiefenthaler W, Wenzel V. Surviving 6 days in a crevasse. Lancet2013;381(9865):506.

Paal P, Strapazzon G, Braun P, Ellmauer PP, Schroeder DC, Sumann G, Werner A, Wenzel V, Falk M, Brugger H. Factors affecting survival from avalanche burial-a randomized prospective porcine pilot study. Resuscitation2013;84(2):239-243.

Putzer G, Braun P, Zimmermann A, Pedross F, Strapazzon G, Brugger H, Paal P. LUCAS compared to manual cardiopulmonary resuscitation is more effective during helicopter rescue-a prospective, randomized, cross-over manikin study. Am J Emerg Med 2013;31(2):384-389.

Strapazzon G, Avancini G, Blancher M. Accidental hypothermia. N Engl J Med 2013;368(7):681-682.

 

2012

Brown D, Brugger H, Boyd J, Paal P. Accidental Hypothermia. N Engl J Med 2012;367(20):1930-1938.

Koppenberg J, Brugger H, Esslinger A , Albrecht R. [Lebensrettender luftgestützter Lawineneinsatz bei Nacht im hochalpinen Gelände]. Anaesthesist 2012;61(10):892-900.

Paal P, Gruber E, Brugger H, Putzer G. Basic life support - Becoming more complex. Resuscitation 2012;83:e23.

Paal P, Pircher I, Baur T, Gruber E, Strasak AM, Herff H, Brugger H, Wenzel V, Mitterlechner T. Mobile Phone-assisted Basic Life Support Augmented with a Metronome. J Emerg Med 2012;43(3):472-477.

Pasquier M, Ruffinen GZ, Brugger H, Paal P. Pre-hospital wrist block for digital frostbite injuries. High Alt Med Biol 2012;13(1):65-66.

Strapazzon G, Beikircher W, Procter E, Brugger H. Electrical heart activity recorded during prolonged avalanche burial. Circulation 2012;125(4):646-647.

Strapazzon G, Beikircher W, Procter E, Brugger H. Response to Letter Regarding Article, “Electrical Heart Activity Recorded During Prolonged Avalanche Burial.” Circulation 2012;126:e158.

Strapazzon G, Nardin M, Zanon P, Kaufmann M, Kritzinger M, Brugger H. Respiratory Failure and Spontaneous Hypoglycemia During Noninvasive Rewarming From 24.7°C (76.5°F) Core Body Temperature After Prolonged Avalanche Burial. Ann Emerg Med 2012;60(2):193-196.

Sumann G, Putzer G, Brugger H, Paal P. Pulmonary edema after complete avalanche burial. High Alt Med Biol2012;13(4):295-296.

 

2011

Brugger H, Paal P, Boyd J. Prehospital resuscitation of the buried avalanche victim. High Alt Med Biol2011;12(3):199-205.

Elsensohn F, Soteras I, Resiten O, Ellerton J, Brugger H, Paal P. Equipment of medical backpacks in mountain rescue. High Alt Med Biol 2011;12(4):343-347.

Haegeli P, Falk M, Brugger H, Etter HJ, Boyd J. Comparison of avalanche survival patterns in Canada and Switzerland. CMAJ 2011;183(7):789-795.

Strapazzon G, Ponchia A, Ellerton J, Brugger H. Risk assessment and emergency management of coronary heart disease at altitude. High Alt Med Biol 2011;12(1):97-98.

Strapazzon G, Procter E, Brugger H. The quest for evidence-based medicine in mountain areas. High Alt Med Biol 2011;12(4):399-400.

 

2010

Boyd J, Brugger H, Schuster M. Prognostic factors in avalanche resuscitation: a systematic review. Resuscitation2010;81(6):645-652.

Brugger H, Paal P, Falk M. Outcry stopped approved pig study of avalanche survival. Nature 2010;463:877.

Morrison LJ, Deakin CD, Morley PT, Callaway CW, Kerber RE, Kronick SL, Lavonas EJ, Link MS, Neumar RW, Otto CW, Parr M, Shuster M, Sunde K, Peberdy MA, Tang W, Hoek TL, Böttiger BW, Drajer S, Lim SH, Nolan JP; Advanced Life Support Chapter Collaborators. Part 8: advanced life support: 2010 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations. Circulation 2010;122(16 Suppl 2):S345-421.

Nolan JP, Soar J, Zideman DA, Biarent D, Bossaert LL, Deakin C, Koster RW, Wyllie J, Böttiger B; ERC Guidelines Writing Group. European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2010 Section 1. Executive summary.Resuscitation 2010;81(10):1219-1276.

Paal P, Braun P, Brugger H, Strapazzon G, Falk M. How the media and animal rights activists put avalanche burial study on ice. BMJ 2010;341

Paal P, Falk M, Gruber E, Beikircher W, Ellerton J, Kainz H, Wenzel V, Brugger H. Effects of training time and feedback of ventilation skills in lay rescuers. Emerg Med J 2010;27:313-316.

Paal P, Gruber E, Beikircher W, Herff H, Brugger H. Sunset of bag-valve mask and rise of supra-glottic airway ventilation devices during Basic Life support. Resuscitation 2010;81(11):1594-1595.

Paal P, Herff H, Mitterlechner T, von Goedecke A, Brugger H, Lindner K, Wenzel V. Anaesthesia in prehospital emergencies and in the emergency room. Resuscitation 2010;81(2):148-154.

Putzer G, Schmid S, Braun P, Brugger H, Paal P. Cooling of six centigrades in an hour during avalanche burial.Resuscitation 2010;81(8):1043-1044.

Soar J, Perkins GD, Abbas G, Alfonzo A, Barelli A, Bierens JJ, Brugger H, Deakin CD, Dunning J, Georgiou M, Handley AJ, Lockey DJ, Paal P, Sandroni C, Thies KC, Zideman DA, Nolan JP. European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2010 Section 8. Cardiac arrest in special circumstances: Electrolyte abnormalities, poisoning, drowning, accidental hypothermia, hyperthermia, asthma, anaphylaxis, cardiac surgery, trauma, pregnancy, electrocution. Resuscitation 2010;81:1400-1433.

 

2009

Brugger H, Etter HJ, Boyd J, Falk M. Causes of death from avalanche. Wilderness Environ Med 2009;20(1):93-96.

Brugger H, Oberhammer R, Adler Kastner L, Beikircher W. Reply to: The rate of cooling during avalanche burial; a “Core” issue. Resuscitation 2009;80(8):957-958.

Brugger H. Should strategies for care of avalanche victims change? CMAJ 2009;180(5):491-492.

Ellerton J, Paal P, Brugger H. Pre-hospital use of ketamine in mountain rescue. Emerg Med J 2009;26:760-761.

Ellerton J, Tomazin I, Brugger H, Paal P. Immobilization and Splinting in Mountain Rescue. Official recommendations of the International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine ICAR MEDCOM, intended for mountain rescue first responders, physicians, and rescue organizations. High Alt Med Biol2009;10(4):337-342.

Elsensohn F, Niederklapfer T, Ellerton J, Swangard M, Brugger H, Paal P. Current Status of Medical Training in Mountain Rescue in America and Europe. High Alt Med Biol 2009;10(2):195-200.

Mutschlechner H, Lorenz I, Oberhammer R, Brugger H, Paal H. Hyperinsulinaemia may impair outcome of hypothermic cardiac arrest. Resuscitation 2009;80(8):959.

Sumann G, Paal P, Mair P, Ellerton J, Dahlberg T, Zen-Ruffinen G, Zafren K, Brugger H.  Fluid management in traumatic shock: a practical approach for mountain rescue. High Alt Med Biol 2009;10(1):71-75.​

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