Publications

These are just some of our division’s most recent journal publications. Our division faculty regularly publishes in high-impact journals such NEJM, Lancet, CHEST, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, and European Respiratory Journal (ERJ) just to name a few.

Improving outcomes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the role of the interprofessional approach. Bravein Amalakuhan1,2Sandra G Adams 1,2 International Journal of COPD 2015:10 1225–1232

Amalakuhan B, Habib SA, Mangat M, Reyes LF, Rodriguez AH, Hinojosa CA, Soni NJ, Gilley RP, Bustamante CA, Anzueto A, Levine SM, Peters JI, Aliberti S, Sibila O, Chalmers JD, Torres A, Waterer GW, Martin-Loeches I, Bordon J, Blanquer J, Sanz F, Marcos PJ, Rello J, Ramirez J, Solé-Violán J, Luna CM, Feldman C, Witzenrath M, Wunderink RG, Stolz D, Wiemken TL, Shindo Y, Dela Cruz CS, Orihuela CJ, Restrepo MI. Endothelial adhesion molecules and multiple organ failure in patients with severe sepsis. Cytokine. Oct 2016; 88:267-273.

Amalakuhan B. Airway Clearance Therapies. CHEST Physician. July 2016; 11(7): 48-51.

Amalakuhan B, Levine D. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: A Journey to Lung Transplant. Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension. 2016; 15(1): 39-44

Martinez FJ, Rabe KF, Sethi S, Pizzichini E, McIvor A, Anzueto A, Alagappan VK, Siddiqui S, Rekeda L, Miller CJ, Zetterstrand S, Reisner C, Rennard SI. Effect of Roflumilast and Inhaled Corticosteroid/Long-Acting ß2-Agonist on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations (RE(2)SPOND). A Randomized Clinical Trial. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Sep 1;194(5):559-67.

Rennard SI, Martinez FJ, Rabe KF, Sethi S, Pizzichini E, McIvor A, Siddiqui S, Anzueto A, Zhu H. Effects of roflumilast in COPD patients receiving inhaled corticosteroid/long-acting ß2-agonist fixed-dose combination: RE(2)SPOND rationale and study design. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2016 Aug 17;11:1921-8.

Zhong N, Moon HS, Lee KH, Mahayiddin AA, Boonsawat W, Isidro MG, Bai C, Mueller A, Metzdorf N, Anzueto A. TIOtropium Safety and Performance In Respimat (TIOSPIR): Analysis of Asian cohort of COPD patients. Respirology. 2016 Aug 4.

Kim V, Zhao H, Boriek AM, Anzueto A, Soler X, Bhatt SP, Rennard SI, Wise R, Comellas A, Ramsdell JW, Kinney GL, Han MK, Martinez CH, Yen A, Black-Shinn J, Porszasz J, Criner GJ, Hanania NA, Sharafkhaneh A, Crapo JD, Make BJ, Silverman EK, Curtis JL; COPDGene Investigators. Persistent and Newly Developed Chronic Bronchitis Are Associated with Worse Outcomes in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Jul;13(7):1016-25.

Halpin DM, Vogelmeier C, Pieper MP, Metzdorf N, Richard F, Anzueto A.
Effect of tiotropium on COPD exacerbations: A systematic review. Respir Med. 2016 May;114:1-8.

Peñuelas O, Muriel A, Frutos-Vivar F, Fan E, Raymondos K, Rios F, Nin N, Thille AW, González M, Villagomez AJ, Davies AR, Du B, Maggiore SM, Matamis D, Abroug F, Moreno RP, Kuiper MA, Anzueto A, Ferguson ND, Esteban A. Prediction and Outcome of Intensive Care Unit-Acquired Paresis. J Intensive Care Med. 2016 Apr 13.

Pavord ID, Lettis S, Anzueto A, Barnes N. Blood eosinophil count and pneumonia risk in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a patient-level meta-analysis. Lancet Respir Med. 2016 Sep;4(9):731-41.

Wise R, Anzueto A, Dahl R, Dusser D, Calverley P. Tiotropium safety in 'real-world' populations: Response to Schmiedl, et al. in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Aug;82(2):562-3.

Dusser D, Wise RA, Dahl R, Anzueto A, Carter K, Fowler A, Calverley PM. Differences in outcomes between GOLD groups in patients with COPD in the TIOSPIR(®) trial. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2016 Jan 20;11:133-45.

Bhatt SP, Soler X, Wang X, Murray S, Anzueto AR, Beaty TH, Boriek AM, Casaburi R, Criner GJ, Diaz AA, Dransfield MT, Curran-Everett D, Galbán CJ, Hoffman EA, Hogg JC, Kazerooni EA, Kim V, Kinney GL, Lagstein A, Lynch DA, Make BJ, Martinez FJ, Ramsdell JW, Reddy R, Ross BD, Rossiter HB, Steiner RM, Strand MJ, van Beek EJ, Wan ES, Washko GR, Wells JM, Wendt CH, Wise RA, Silverman EK, Crapo JD, Bowler RP, Han MK; COPDGene Investigators. Association between Functional Small Airway Disease and FEV1 Decline in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Jul 15;194(2):178-84.

Calverley PM, Postma DS, Anzueto AR, Make BJ, Eriksson G, Peterson S, Jenkins CR. Early response to inhaled bronchodilators and corticosteroids as a predictor of 12-month treatment responder status and COPD exacerbations. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2016 Feb 25;11:381-90.

Busch R, Han MK, Bowler RP, Dransfield MT, Wells JM, Regan EA, Hersh CP; COPDGene Investigators. Risk factors for COPD exacerbations in inhaled medication users: the COPDGene study biannual longitudinal follow-up prospective cohort. BMC Pulm Med. 2016 Feb 10;16:28.

Dransfield MT, Kunisaki KM, Strand MJ, Anzueto A, Bhatt SP, Bowler RP, Criner GJ, Curtis JL, Hanania NA, Nath H, Putcha N, Roark SE, Wan ES, Washko GR, Wells JM, Wendt CH, Make BJ; COPDGene Investigators. Acute Exacerbations and Lung Function Loss in Smokers With and Without COPD. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Aug 24.

Schure MB, Borson S, Nguyen HQ, Trittschuh EH, Thielke SM, Pike KC, Adams SG, Fan VS. Associations of cognition with physical functioning and health-related quality of life among COPD patients. Respir Med. 2016 May;114:46-52.

Attridge RT, Frei CR, Pugh MJ, Lawson KA, Ryan L, Anzueto A, Metersky ML, Restrepo MI, Mortensen EM. Health care-associated pneumonia in the intensive care unit: Guideline-concordant antibiotics and outcomes. J Crit Care. Aug 2016. 

Aliberti S, Reyes LF, Faverio P, Sotgiu G, Dore S, Rodriguez AH, Soni NJ, Restrepo MI; GLIMP investigators. Global initiative for meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia (GLIMP): an international, observational cohort study. Lancet Infect Dis. Sept 2016.

Soni NJ, Franco-Sadud R, Schnobrich D, Dancel R, Tierney DM, Salame G, Restrepo MI, McHardy P. Ultrasound guidance for lumbar puncture. Neurol Clin Pract. Aug 2016; 6(4):358-368.

Kalil AC, Metersky ML, Klompas M, Muscedere J, Sweeney DA, Palmer LB, Napolitano LM, O'Grady NP, Bartlett JG, Carratalà J, El Solh AA, Ewig S, Fey PD, File TM Jr, Restrepo MI, Roberts JA, Waterer GW, Cruse P, Knight SL, Brozek JL. Executive Summary: Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society. Clin Infect Dis. Sept 2016; 63(5):575-82

Soni NJ, Reyes LF, Keyt H, Arango A, Gelfond JA, Peters JI, Levine SM, Adams SG, Restrepo MI. Use of ultrasound guidance for central venous catheterization: a national survey of intensivists and hospitalists. J Crit Care. 2016 Jul 17.

Kalil AC, Metersky ML, Klompas M, Muscedere J, Sweeney DA, Palmer LB, Napolitano LM, O'Grady NP, Bartlett JG, Carratalà J, El Solh AA, Ewig S, Fey PD, File TM Jr, Restrepo MI, Roberts JA, Waterer GW, Cruse P, Knight SL, Brozek JL. Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Thoracic Society.
Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Sep 1;63(5):e61-e111.

Chalmers JD, Reyes LF, Aliberti S, Restrepo MI. Empirical Coverage of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Those Who Do Not Remember the Past Are Doomed to Repeat It. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Oct 15;63(8):1145-6.
Rodrigo-Troyano A, Suarez-Cuartin G, Peiró M, Barril S, Castillo D, Sanchez-Reus F, Plaza V, Restrepo MI, Chalmers JD, Sibila O. Pseudomonas aeruginosa resistance patterns and clinical outcomes in hospitalized exacerbations of COPD. Respirology. 2016 Oct;21(7):1235-42.

Cho J, Copeland LA, Stock EM, Zeber JE, Restrepo MI, MacCarthy AA, Ory MG, Smith PA, Stevens AB. Protective and Risk Factors for 5-Year Survival in the Oldest Veterans: Data from the Veterans Health Administration. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Jun;64(6):1250-7.

Cubo-Romano P, Torres-Macho J, Soni NJ, Reyes LF, Rodríguez-Almodóvar A, Fernández-Alonso JM, González-Davia R, Casas-Rojo JM, Restrepo MI, de Casasola GG. Admission inferior vena cava measurements are associated with mortality after hospitalization for acute decompensated heart failure. J Hosp Med. June 2016.

Lee P, Leung CC, Restrepo MI, Takahashi K, Song Y, Porcel JM. Year in review 2015: Lung cancer, pleural diseases, respiratory infections, bronchiectasis and tuberculosis, bronchoscopic intervention and imaging. Respirology. 2016 Jul;21(5):961-7.

Sibila O, Rodrigo-Troyano A, Shindo Y, Aliberti S, Restrepo MI. Multidrug-resistant pathogens in patients with pneumonia coming from the community. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2016 May;22(3):219-26.

Gilley RP, González-Juarbe N, Shenoy AT, Reyes LF, Dube PH, Restrepo MI, Orihuela CJ. Infiltrated Macrophages Die of Pneumolysin-Mediated Necroptosis following Pneumococcal Myocardial Invasion. Infect Immun. 2016 Apr 22;84(5):1457-69.

Rodríguez AH, Avilés-Jurado FX, Díaz E, Schuetz P, Trefler SI, Solé-Violán J, Cordero L, Vidaur L, Estella Á, Pozo Laderas JC, Socias L, Vergara JC, Zaragoza R, Bonastre J, Guerrero JE, Suberviola B, Cilloniz C, Restrepo MI, Martín-Loeches I; SEMICYUC/GETGAG Working Group. Procalcitonin (PCT) levels for ruling-out bacterial coinfection in ICU patients with influenza: A CHAID decision-tree analysis. J Infect. 2016 Feb;72(2):143-51.

Restrepo MI, Sole-Violan J, Martin-Loeches I. Macrolide therapy of pneumonia: is it necessary, and how does it help? Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2016 Apr;29(2):212-7.

Aliberti S, Lonni S, Dore S, McDonnell MJ, Goeminne PC, Dimakou K, Fardon TC, Rutherford R, Pesci A, Restrepo MI, Sotgiu G, Chalmers JD. Clinical phenotypes in adult patients with bronchiectasis. Eur Respir J. 2016 Apr;47(4):1113-22.

Sibila O, Garcia-Bellmunt L, Giner J, Rodrigo-Troyano A, Suarez-Cuartin G, Torrego A, Castillo D, Solanes I, Mateus EF, Vidal S, Sanchez-Reus F, Sala E, Cosio BG, Restrepo MI, Anzueto A, Chalmers JD, Plaza V. Airway Mucin 2 Is Decreased in Patients with Severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Bacterial Colonization. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 May;13(5):636-42

Maincent JP, Najvar LK, Kirkpatrick WR, Huang S, Patterson TF, Wiederhold NP, Peters JI, Williams RO. Modified release itraconazole amorphous solid dispersion to treat Aspergillus fumigatus: importance of the animal model selection. Drug Dev Ind Pharm. 2016 Oct 5:1-11.

Soto-Gomez N, Peters JI, Nambiar AM. Diagnosis and Management of Sarcoidosis. Am Fam Physician. 2016 May 15;93(10):840-8.

Maselli DJ, Peters JI. ACP Journal Club. Review: In COPD, tiotropium improves lung function and reduces adverse events compared with ipratropium bromide. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Jan 19;164(2):JC6.

Marcos PJ, Restrepo MI, Anzueto A. Community-Acquired Pneumonia Requiring Hospitalization. N Engl J Med. 2015 Dec 10;373(24):2380-1.

Amalakuhan B, Maselli DJ, Martinez-Garcia MA. Update in Bronchiectasis 2014. American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 2015;192(10):1155-1161.

Palacio F, Reyes LF, Levine DJ, Sanchez JF, Angel LF, Fernandez JF, Levine SM, Rello J, Abedi A, Restrepo MI. Understanding the Concept of Health Care-Associated Pneumonia in Lung Transplant Recipients. Chest. 2015 Aug;148(2):516-22.

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