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1.

Antimicrobial use in acute care hospitals: national point prevalence survey on healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use, Switzerland, 2017.

Zingg W, Metsini A, Gardiol C, Balmelli C, Behnke M, Troillet N, Widmer A, Pittet D, On Behalf Of The Swissnoso Network.

Euro Surveill. 2019 Aug;24(33). doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2019.24.33.1900015.

2.

National point prevalence survey on healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals, Switzerland, 2017.

Zingg W, Metsini A, Balmelli C, Neofytos D, Behnke M, Gardiol C, Widmer A, Pittet D, On Behalf Of The Swissnoso Network.

Euro Surveill. 2019 Aug;24(32). doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2019.24.32.1800603.

3.

Nation-wide survey of screening practices to detect carriers of multi-drug resistant organisms upon admission to Swiss healthcare institutions.

Martischang R, Buetti N, Balmelli C, Saam M, Widmer A, Harbarth S.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2019 Feb 13;8:37. doi: 10.1186/s13756-019-0479-5. eCollection 2019.

4.

Inflammatory Biomarkers and Clinical Judgment in the Emergency Diagnosis of Urgent Abdominal Pain.

Breidthardt T, Brunner-Schaub N, Balmelli C, Insenser JJS, Burri-Winkler K, Geigy N, Mundorff L, Exadaktylos A, Scholz J, Haaf P, Hamel C, Frey D, Delport K, Peacock WF, Freese M, DiSomma S, Todd J, Rentsch K, Bingisser R, Mueller C; BASEL VII Investigators, Walter J, Twerenbold R, Nestelberger T, Boeddinghaus J, Badertscher P, du Fay de Lavallaz J, Puelacher C, Wildi K.

Clin Chem. 2019 Feb;65(2):302-312. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2018.296491. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

PMID:
30518662
5.

Denosumab treatment is associated with the absence of circulating tumor cells in patients with breast cancer.

Vetter M, Landin J, Szczerba BM, Castro-Giner F, Gkountela S, Donato C, Krol I, Scherrer R, Balmelli C, Malinovska A, Zippelius A, Kurzeder C, Heinzelmann-Schwarz V, Weber WP, Rochlitz C, Aceto N.

Breast Cancer Res. 2018 Nov 20;20(1):141. doi: 10.1186/s13058-018-1067-y.

6.

Antibiotic resistance in Swiss nursing homes: analysis of National Surveillance Data over an 11-year period between 2007 and 2017.

Kohler P, Fulchini R, Albrich WC, Egli A, Balmelli C, Harbarth S, Héquet D, Kahlert CR, Kuster SP, Petignat C, Schlegel M, Kronenberg A.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2018 Jul 20;7:88. doi: 10.1186/s13756-018-0378-1. eCollection 2018.

7.

Influenza vaccination of cancer patients during PD-1 blockade induces serological protection but may raise the risk for immune-related adverse events.

Läubli H, Balmelli C, Kaufmann L, Stanczak M, Syedbasha M, Vogt D, Hertig A, Müller B, Gautschi O, Stenner F, Zippelius A, Egli A, Rothschild SI.

J Immunother Cancer. 2018 May 22;6(1):40. doi: 10.1186/s40425-018-0353-7.

8.

Lenvatinib in Advanced Radioiodine-Refractory Thyroid Cancer - A Retrospective Analysis of the Swiss Lenvatinib Named Patient Program.

Balmelli C, Railic N, Siano M, Feuerlein K, Cathomas R, Cristina V, Güthner C, Zimmermann S, Weidner S, Pless M, Stenner F, Rothschild SI.

J Cancer. 2018 Jan 1;9(2):250-255. doi: 10.7150/jca.22318. eCollection 2018.

9.

Validation of a treatment algorithm for orthopaedic implant-related infections with device-retention-results from a prospective observational cohort study.

Tschudin-Sutter S, Frei R, Dangel M, Jakob M, Balmelli C, Schaefer DJ, Weisser M, Elzi L, Battegay M, Widmer AF.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2016 May;22(5):457.e1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.01.004. Epub 2016 Jan 20.

10.

Use of copeptin and high-sensitive cardiac troponin T for diagnosis and prognosis in patients with diabetes mellitus and suspected acute myocardial infarction.

Zellweger C, Wildi K, Twerenbold R, Reichlin T, Naduvilekoot A, Neuhaus JD, Balmelli C, Gabutti M, Al Afify A, Ballarino P, Jäger C, Druey S, Hillinger P, Haaf P, Vilaplana C, Darbouret B, Ebmeyer S, Rubini Gimenez M, Moehring B, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Int J Cardiol. 2015;190:190-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.04.134. Epub 2015 Apr 17.

PMID:
25920022
11.

Acute heart failure due to autoimmune myocarditis under pembrolizumab treatment for metastatic melanoma.

Läubli H, Balmelli C, Bossard M, Pfister O, Glatz K, Zippelius A.

J Immunother Cancer. 2015 Apr 21;3:11. doi: 10.1186/s40425-015-0057-1. eCollection 2015.

12.

Contact tracing investigation after professional exposure to tuberculosis in a Swiss hospital using both tuberculin skin test and IGRA.

Balmelli C, Zysset F, Pagnamenta A, Francioli P, Lazor-Blanchet C, Zanetti G, Zellweger JP.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2014 Aug 14;144:w13988. doi: 10.4414/smw.2014.13988. eCollection 2014.

13.

Utility of C-terminal proendothelin in the early diagnosis and risk stratification of patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction.

Haaf P, Zellweger C, Reichlin T, Zbinden A, Wildi K, Mosimann T, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Balmelli C, Freidank H, Gimenez MR, Peter F, Freese M, Stelzig C, Hartmann B, Dinter C, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Can J Cardiol. 2014 Feb;30(2):195-203. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2013.11.020. Epub 2013 Nov 23.

PMID:
24461921
14.

Accuracy of very low concentration of cTn, below the 99th, for the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction: comments about Lippi's and coll. letter.

Meune C, Balmelli C, Elianevogler, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Reichlin T, Haaf P, Drexler B, Wildi K, Hoeller R, Gimenez MR, Moehring B, Zellweger C, Potocki M, Mueller C.

Int J Cardiol. 2014 Feb 1;171(2):e13. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.11.134. Epub 2013 Dec 7. No abstract available.

PMID:
24374204
15.

Heart failure therapy-induced early ST2 changes may offer long-term therapy guidance.

Breidthardt T, Balmelli C, Twerenbold R, Mosimann T, Espinola J, Haaf P, Thalmann G, Moehring B, Mueller M, Meller B, Reichlin T, Murray K, Ziller R, Benkert P, Osswald S, Mueller C.

J Card Fail. 2013 Dec;19(12):821-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2013.11.003. Epub 2013 Nov 14.

PMID:
24239955
16.

Consideration of high-sensitivity troponin values below the 99th percentile at presentation: does it improve diagnostic accuracy?

Meune C, Balmelli C, Vogler E, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Reichlin T, Haaf P, Drexler B, Wildi K, Hoeller R, Rubini Gimenez M, Moehring B, Zellweger C, Potocki M, Mueller C.

Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 9;168(4):3752-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.06.011. Epub 2013 Jul 12.

PMID:
23849971
17.

Comparison of the performances of cardiac troponins, including sensitive assays, and copeptin in the diagnostic of acute myocardial infarction and long-term prognosis between women and men.

Balmelli C, Meune C, Twerenbold R, Reichlin T, Rieder S, Drexler B, Rubini MG, Mosimann T, Reiter M, Haaf P, Mueller M, Ernst S, Ballarino P, Alafify AA, Zellweger C, Wildi K, Moehring B, Vilaplana C, Bernhard D, Merk S, Ebmeyer S, Freidank H, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Am Heart J. 2013 Jul;166(1):30-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2013.03.014. Epub 2013 Apr 30.

PMID:
23816018
18.

Normal presenting levels of high-sensitivity troponin and myocardial infarction.

Hoeller R, Rubini Giménez M, Reichlin T, Twerenbold R, Zellweger C, Moehring B, Wildi K, Freese M, Stelzig C, Hartmann B, Stoll M, Mosimann T, Reiter M, Haaf P, Mueller M, Meller B, Hochgruber T, Balmelli C, Sou SM, Murray K, Freidank H, Steuer S, Minners J, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Heart. 2013 Nov;99(21):1567-72. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2013-303643. Epub 2013 Apr 19.

PMID:
23604180
19.

Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Switzerland: sampling only invasive isolates does not allow a representative description of the local diversity of clones.

Senn L, Basset P, Greub G, Prod'hom G, Frei R, Zbinden R, Gaia V, Balmelli C, Pfyffer GE, Mühlemann K, Zanetti G, Blanc DS.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2013 Jul;19(7):E288-90. doi: 10.1111/1469-0691.12185. Epub 2013 Mar 4.

20.

Response to letters regarding article, "High-sensitivity cardiac troponin in the distinction of acute myocardial infarction from acute cardiac noncoronary artery disease".

Haaf P, Drexler B, Reichlin T, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Meissner J, Schaub N, Stelzig C, Freese M, Heinzelmann A, Meune C, Balmelli C, Freidank H, Winkler K, Denhaerynck K, Hochholzer W, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Circulation. 2013 Jan 22;127(3):e355-6. No abstract available.

PMID:
23457724
21.

Risk stratification in patients with unstable angina using absolute serial changes of 3 high-sensitive troponin assays.

Reichlin T, Twerenbold R, Maushart C, Reiter M, Moehring B, Schaub N, Balmelli C, Rubini Gimenez M, Hoeller R, Sakarikos K, Drexler B, Haaf P, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Am Heart J. 2013 Mar;165(3):371-8.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2012.11.010. Epub 2013 Jan 24.

PMID:
23453106
22.

High proportion of healthcare-associated urinary tract infection in the absence of prior exposure to urinary catheter: a cross-sectional study.

Uçkay I, Sax H, Gayet-Ageron A, Ruef C, Mühlemann K, Troillet N, Petignat C, Bernasconi E, Balmelli C, Widmer A, Boubaker K, Pittet D; Swiss-NOSO network.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2013 Feb 7;2(1):5. doi: 10.1186/2047-2994-2-5.

23.

Uric acid for diagnosis and risk stratification in suspected myocardial infarction.

Wildi K, Haaf P, Reichlin T, Acemoglu R, Schneider J, Balmelli C, Drexler B, Twerenbold R, Mosimann T, Reiter M, Mueller M, Ernst S, Ballarino P, Zellweger C, Moehring B, Vilaplana C, Freidank H, Mueller C.

Eur J Clin Invest. 2013 Feb;43(2):174-82. doi: 10.1111/eci.12029. Epub 2012 Dec 21.

PMID:
23278361
24.

Mid-regional pro-adrenomedullin in the early evaluation of acute chest pain patients.

Haaf P, Twerenbold R, Reichlin T, Faoro J, Reiter M, Meune C, Steuer S, Bassetti S, Ziller R, Balmelli C, Campodarve I, Zellweger C, Kilchenmann A, Irfan A, Papassotiriou J, Drexler B, Mueller C.

Int J Cardiol. 2013 Sep 30;168(2):1048-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.10.025. Epub 2012 Nov 27.

PMID:
23199555
25.

Introduction of high-sensitivity troponin assays: impact on myocardial infarction incidence and prognosis.

Reichlin T, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Steuer S, Bassetti S, Balmelli C, Winkler K, Kurz S, Stelzig C, Freese M, Drexler B, Haaf P, Zellweger C, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Am J Med. 2012 Dec;125(12):1205-1213.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2012.07.015.

PMID:
23164485
26.

Molecular characterization of artemisia virus A, a new sobemovirus isolated from Artemisia annua.

Ramel ME, Gugerli P, Besse S, Simonnet X, Balmelli C.

Arch Virol. 2013 Feb;158(2):463-6. doi: 10.1007/s00705-012-1507-4. Epub 2012 Oct 10.

PMID:
23053528
27.

Pathophysiology of lower extremity edema in acute heart failure revisited.

Breidthardt T, Irfan A, Klima T, Drexler B, Balmelli C, Arenja N, Socrates T, Ringger R, Heinisch C, Ziller R, Schifferli J, Meune C, Mueller C.

Am J Med. 2012 Nov;125(11):1124.e1-1124.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2011.12.015. Epub 2012 Aug 22.

PMID:
22921885
28.

One-hour rule-out and rule-in of acute myocardial infarction using high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T.

Reichlin T, Schindler C, Drexler B, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Zellweger C, Moehring B, Ziller R, Hoeller R, Rubini Gimenez M, Haaf P, Potocki M, Wildi K, Balmelli C, Freese M, Stelzig C, Freidank H, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Arch Intern Med. 2012 Sep 10;172(16):1211-8. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2012.3698.

PMID:
22892889
29.

High-sensitivity cardiac troponin in the distinction of acute myocardial infarction from acute cardiac noncoronary artery disease.

Haaf P, Drexler B, Reichlin T, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Meissner J, Schaub N, Stelzig C, Freese M, Heinzelmann A, Meune C, Balmelli C, Freidank H, Winkler K, Denhaerynck K, Hochholzer W, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Circulation. 2012 Jul 3;126(1):31-40. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.100867. Epub 2012 May 23.

PMID:
22623715
30.

Utility of 14 novel biomarkers in patients with acute chest pain and undetectable levels of conventional cardiac troponin.

Meune C, Balmelli C, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Reichlin T, Ziller R, Drexler B, Stelzig C, Freese M, Wolf C, Haaf P, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Int J Cardiol. 2013 Aug 20;167(4):1164-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.03.117. Epub 2012 Apr 15.

PMID:
22507551
31.

How safe is the outpatient management of patients with acute chest pain and mildly increased cardiac troponin concentrations?

Meune C, Reichlin T, Irfan A, Schaub N, Twerenbold R, Meissner J, Reiter M, Lüthi A, Haaf P, Balmelli C, Drexler B, Winkler K, Hochholzer W, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Clin Chem. 2012 May;58(5):916-24. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2011.178053. Epub 2012 Mar 12.

PMID:
22410086
32.

Diagnostic and prognostic impact of copeptin and high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T in patients with pre-existing coronary artery disease and suspected acute myocardial infarction.

Potocki M, Reichlin T, Thalmann S, Zellweger C, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Steuer S, Bassetti S, Drexler B, Stelzig C, Freese M, Winkler K, Haaf P, Balmelli C, Hochholzer W, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Heart. 2012 Apr;98(7):558-65. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2011-301269. Epub 2012 Feb 15.

PMID:
22337952
33.

A combined cardiorenal assessment for the prediction of acute kidney injury in lower respiratory tract infections.

Breidthardt T, Christ-Crain M, Stolz D, Bingisser R, Drexler B, Klima T, Balmelli C, Schuetz P, Haaf P, Schärer M, Tamm M, Müller B, Müller C.

Am J Med. 2012 Feb;125(2):168-75. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2011.07.010.

PMID:
22269620
34.

Midregional pro-A-type natriuretic peptide for diagnosis and prognosis in patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction.

Meune C, Twerenbold R, Drexler B, Balmelli C, Wolf C, Haaf P, Reichlin T, Irfan A, Reiter M, Zellweger C, Meissner J, Stelzig C, Freese M, Capodarve I, Mueller C.

Am J Cardiol. 2012 Apr 15;109(8):1117-23. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2011.11.047. Epub 2012 Jan 17.

PMID:
22257708
35.

Early diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in patients with pre-existing coronary artery disease using more sensitive cardiac troponin assays.

Reiter M, Twerenbold R, Reichlin T, Benz B, Haaf P, Meissner J, Hochholzer W, Stelzig C, Freese M, Heinisch C, Balmelli C, Drexler B, Freidank H, Winkler K, Campodarve I, Gea J, Mueller C.

Eur Heart J. 2012 Apr;33(8):988-97. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehr376. Epub 2011 Oct 31.

PMID:
22044927
36.

Patients with acute coronary syndrome and normal high-sensitivity troponin.

Meune C, Balmelli C, Twerenbold R, Reichlin T, Reiter M, Haaf P, Steuer S, Bassetti S, Sakarikos K, Campodarve I, Zellweger C, Irfan A, Drexler B, Mueller C.

Am J Med. 2011 Dec;124(12):1151-7. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2011.07.032. Epub 2011 Oct 18.

PMID:
22014790
37.

High-sensitive troponin, B-type natriuretic peptide and coronary angiogram findings in patients with non ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome.

Meune C, Balmelli C, Marxer T, Meissner J, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Reichlin T, Haaf P, Drexler B, Irfan A, Stelzig C, Freese M, Winkler K, Mueller C.

Int J Cardiol. 2011 Dec 15;153(3):335-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2011.09.038. Epub 2011 Oct 10. No abstract available.

PMID:
21993227
38.

Quantifying cardiac hemodynamic stress and cardiomyocyte damage in ischemic and nonischemic acute heart failure.

Drexler B, Heinisch C, Balmelli C, Lassus J, Siirilä-Waris K, Arenja N, Socrates T, Noveanu M, Potocki M, Meune C, Haaf P, Degen C, Breidthardt T, Reichlin T, Nieminen MS, Veli-Pekka H, Osswald S, Mueller C.

Circ Heart Fail. 2012 Jan;5(1):17-24. doi: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.111.961243. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

PMID:
21976469
39.

N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide in the early evaluation of suspected acute myocardial infarction.

Haaf P, Balmelli C, Reichlin T, Twerenbold R, Reiter M, Meissner J, Schaub N, Stelzig C, Freese M, Paniz P, Meune C, Drexler B, Freidank H, Winkler K, Hochholzer W, Mueller C.

Am J Med. 2011 Aug;124(8):731-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2011.02.035.

PMID:
21787902
40.

Value of arterial blood gas analysis in patients with acute dyspnea: an observational study.

Burri E, Potocki M, Drexler B, Schuetz P, Mebazaa A, Ahlfeld U, Balmelli C, Heinisch C, Noveanu M, Breidthardt T, Schaub N, Reichlin T, Mueller C.

Crit Care. 2011;15(3):R145. doi: 10.1186/cc10268. Epub 2011 Jun 9.

41.

Utile or futile: biomarkers in the ICU.

Balmelli C, Drexler B, Mueller C.

Crit Care. 2011;15(2):131. doi: 10.1186/cc10056. Epub 2011 Mar 9.

42.

Overall burden of healthcare-associated infections among surgical patients. Results of a national study.

Sax H, Uçkay I, Balmelli C, Bernasconi E, Boubaker K, Mühlemann K, Ruef C, Troillet N, Widmer A, Zanetti G, Pittet D.

Ann Surg. 2011 Feb;253(2):365-70. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e318202fda9.

PMID:
21217517
43.

Porcine circovirus type 2 DNA influences cytoskeleton rearrangements in plasmacytoid and monocyte-derived dendritic cells.

Balmelli C, Steiner E, Moulin H, Peduto N, Herrmann B, Summerfield A, McCullough K.

Immunology. 2011 Jan;132(1):57-65. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2567.2010.03339.x. Epub 2010 Sep 14.

44.

Cellular adaptive immune response against porcine circovirus type 2 in subclinically infected pigs.

Steiner E, Balmelli C, Gerber H, Summerfield A, McCullough K.

BMC Vet Res. 2009 Dec 22;5:45. doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-5-45.

45.

Genetic diversity and ecological success of Staphylococcus aureus strains colonizing humans.

Sakwinska O, Kuhn G, Balmelli C, Francioli P, Giddey M, Perreten V, Riesen A, Zysset F, Blanc DS, Moreillon P.

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009 Jan;75(1):175-83. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01860-08. Epub 2008 Oct 31.

46.

Porcine circovirus type 2 displays pluripotency in cell targeting.

Steiner E, Balmelli C, Herrmann B, Summerfield A, McCullough K.

Virology. 2008 Sep 1;378(2):311-22. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2008.06.009. Epub 2008 Jul 10.

47.

Responsiveness of fibrocytes to toll-like receptor danger signals.

Balmelli C, Alves MP, Steiner E, Zingg D, Peduto N, Ruggli N, Gerber H, McCullough K, Summerfield A.

Immunobiology. 2007;212(9-10):693-9. Epub 2007 Nov 13.

PMID:
18086371
48.

Mycoplasma contamination and viral immunomodulatory activity: dendritic cells open Pandora's box.

Alves MP, Carrasco CP, Balmelli C, Ruggli N, McCullough KC, Summerfield A.

Immunol Lett. 2007 Jun 15;110(2):101-9. Epub 2007 May 21.

PMID:
17532055
49.

Silencing of natural interferon producing cell activation by porcine circovirus type 2 DNA.

Vincent IE, Balmelli C, Meehan B, Allan G, Summerfield A, McCullough KC.

Immunology. 2007 Jan;120(1):47-56. Epub 2006 Oct 13.

50.

Immunological properties of recombinant classical swine fever virus NS3 protein in vitro and in vivo.

Rau H, Revets H, Balmelli C, McCullough KC, Summerfield A.

Vet Res. 2006 Jan-Feb;37(1):155-68.

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