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Nicolas Brechot

Doctor Nicolas Bréchot, MD, PhD is Doctor of Intensive Care Medicine at the University of Paris, Pierre et Marie Curie, and a senior intensivist in the ICU department at the “Institut de Cardiologie”, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris, France.



Main research interests:

  • Care of the critically ill cardiac patient (cardiogenic shock, acute myocardial infarction, complicated heart surgery and heart transplantation)
  • Inflammation disorders during severe aggression. Research thematic developed in partnership with the unit INSERM U1050. College de France, Paris
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Rescue therapies for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome, including ECMO and ECCO2R
  • Severe infections in ICU patients


Doctor Brechot is Member of

  • the Société de Réanimation de Langue Française (SRLF)
  • the ESICM, European Society of Intensive Care Medicine


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