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The clinical significance of serum and bronchoalveolar lavage inflammatory cytokines in patients at risk for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
- Demosthenes Bouros, M. Alexandrakis, +7 authors D. Kyriakou
- BMC pulmonary medicine
- 17 August 2004
BackgroundThe predictive role of many cytokines has not been well defined in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS).MethodsWe measured prospectively IL-4, IL-6, IL-6 receptor, IL-8, and IL-10, in… Expand
Hypofractionated accelerated radiochemotherapy with cytoprotection (Chemo-HypoARC) for inoperable non-small cell lung carcinoma.
- M. Koukourakis, George Patlakas, +5 authors Demosthenes Bouros
- Anticancer research
- 1 September 2007
BACKGROUND Concurrent radiochemotherapy and altered radiotherapy fractionation are under thorough investigation in locally advanced non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC). PATIENTS AND METHODS The… Expand
Triplet chemotherapy with docetaxel, gemcitabine and liposomal doxorubicin, supported with subcutaneous amifostine and hemopoietic growth factors, in advanced non-small cell lung cancer.
- George Patlakas, Demosthenes Bouros, Sofia Tsantekidou-Pozova, M. Koukourakis
- Anticancer research
- 1 March 2005
The activity of a triplet of chemotherapeutic drugs, namely docetaxel, gemcitabine and liposomal doxorubicin, was investigated in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer. The regimen was… Expand
Amifostine before chemotherapy: improved tolerance profile of the subcutaneous over the intravenous route.
- M. Koukourakis, C. Simopoulos, +6 authors C. Manolas
- Clinical cancer research : an official journal of…
- 15 August 2003
INTRODUCTION The i.v. administration of the cytoprotective agent amifostine is associated with reversible clinical hypotension, protracted emesis, and malaise in a various percentage of patients. We… Expand
Application of microarray technology in pulmonary diseases
Microarrays are a powerful tool that have multiple applications both in clinical and cell biology arenas of common lung diseases. To exemplify how this tool can be useful, in this review, we will… Expand