Emmanuel Corvol

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INTRODUCTION As a result of drug sequestration and increased volume of distribution, the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) procedure might lead to a decrease in drug concentrations during a patient's treatment. The aim of this study was to evaluate sedative, antibiotic and immunosuppressive drug loss in ECMO circuit using ex-vivo and in-vitro(More)
PURPOSE The neuraminidase inhibitor oseltamivir is a recommended treatment for influenza A (H1N1) infection. In rare cases, some patients develop influenza-associated multiple organ failures, requiring rescue therapies such as extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) or continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration (CVVHDF). This study was designed to evaluate(More)
Penetrating ulcer of the ascending aorta is a very rare pathological entity with known potential for progression towards intramural hematoma or dissection. Intraoperative diagnosis of an asymptomatic ulcer of the ascending aorta was carried in a 60-year-old male with rheumatic valve disease. The tubular portion of the aorta was slightly dilated (45 mm) and(More)
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