John H Boyd

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Toll-like receptors and opportunities for new sepsis therapeutics
    John H Boyd
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6Z 1Y6
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 14:455-61. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Fluid resuscitation in septic shock: a positive fluid balance and elevated central venous pressure are associated with increased mortality
    John H Boyd
    University of British Columbia Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:259-65. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Association of angiotensin II type 1 receptor-associated protein gene polymorphism with increased mortality in septic shock
    Taka aki Nakada
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:1641-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint AA genotype of IL-8 -251A/T is associated with low PaO(2)/FiO(2) in critically ill patients and with increased IL-8 expression
    Petch Wacharasint
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Institute for Heart Lung Health, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Respirology 17:1253-60. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Leucyl/cystinyl aminopeptidase gene variants in septic shock
    Taka aki Nakada
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Chest 139:1042-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Normal-range blood lactate concentration in septic shock is prognostic and predictive
    Petch Wacharasint
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Institute for Heart Lung Health, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Shock 38:4-10. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A single nucleotide polymorphism in NF-κB inducing kinase is associated with mortality in septic shock
    Simone A Thair
    University of British Columbia Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart and Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    J Immunol 186:2321-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint beta2-Adrenergic receptor gene polymorphism is associated with mortality in septic shock
    Taka aki Nakada
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:143-9. 2010
  9. pmc IL17A genetic variation is associated with altered susceptibility to Gram-positive infection and mortality of severe sepsis
    Taka aki Nakada
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Crit Care 15:R254. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A common polymorphism in the 5' region of the human protein c gene binds USF1
    Katherine R Thain
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Institute for Heart Lung Health at St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Thromb Res 130:451-7. 2012

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Toll-like receptors and opportunities for new sepsis therapeutics
    John H Boyd
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6Z 1Y6
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 14:455-61. 2012
    ..Furthermore, accurately characterizing the stage of sepsis will be essential to directing appropriate therapeutic choices...
  2. doi request reprint Fluid resuscitation in septic shock: a positive fluid balance and elevated central venous pressure are associated with increased mortality
    John H Boyd
    University of British Columbia Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:259-65. 2011
    ..To determine whether central venous pressure and fluid balance after resuscitation for septic shock are associated with mortality...
  3. doi request reprint Association of angiotensin II type 1 receptor-associated protein gene polymorphism with increased mortality in septic shock
    Taka aki Nakada
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:1641-8. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that single nucleotide polymorphisms in angiotensin II pathway genes alter outcome of septic shock...
  4. doi request reprint AA genotype of IL-8 -251A/T is associated with low PaO(2)/FiO(2) in critically ill patients and with increased IL-8 expression
    Petch Wacharasint
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Institute for Heart Lung Health, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Respirology 17:1253-60. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that IL-8 -251A/T SNP is associated with PaO(2)/FiO(2) in critically ill patients...
  5. doi request reprint Leucyl/cystinyl aminopeptidase gene variants in septic shock
    Taka aki Nakada
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Chest 139:1042-9. 2011
    ..Vasopressin is an essential peptide hormone regulating cardiovascular homeostasis and an adjunctive vasopressor therapy for septic shock...
  6. doi request reprint Normal-range blood lactate concentration in septic shock is prognostic and predictive
    Petch Wacharasint
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Institute for Heart Lung Health, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Shock 38:4-10. 2012
    ..05). Lactate concentrations within the "normal" range can be a useful prognostic indicator in septic shock. Furthermore, patients whose lactate level is less than or equal to 1.4 mmol/L may benefit from vasopressin infusion...
  7. doi request reprint A single nucleotide polymorphism in NF-κB inducing kinase is associated with mortality in septic shock
    Simone A Thair
    University of British Columbia Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart and Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    J Immunol 186:2321-8. 2011
    ..017). This suggests that the CC genotype of NIK rs7222094 is associated with increased mortality and organ dysfunction in septic shock patients, perhaps due to altered regulation of NF-κB pathway genes, including CXCL10...
  8. doi request reprint beta2-Adrenergic receptor gene polymorphism is associated with mortality in septic shock
    Taka aki Nakada
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 181:143-9. 2010
    ..Whether this functional haplotype alters outcome in patients receiving adrenergic agonists in septic shock is unknown...
  9. pmc IL17A genetic variation is associated with altered susceptibility to Gram-positive infection and mortality of severe sepsis
    Taka aki Nakada
    University of British Columbia, Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Crit Care 15:R254. 2011
    ..Therefore, we hypothesized that SNPs in the IL17A gene alter susceptibility to infection and clinical outcome of severe sepsis...
  10. doi request reprint A common polymorphism in the 5' region of the human protein c gene binds USF1
    Katherine R Thain
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Institute for Heart Lung Health at St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Thromb Res 130:451-7. 2012
    ..We tested the hypothesis that common SNPs (minor allele frequency >10%) between the frequently studied promoter SNPs -1654 (rs1799808) and -1641 (rs1799809), and the end of PROC intron 2 alter nuclear transcription factor binding...
  11. doi request reprint The Toll-like receptor 9 ligand CPG-C attenuates acute inflammatory cardiac dysfunction
    Sumeet Mathur
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Shock 36:478-83. 2011
    ..These may play a role in attenuation of cardiac inflammation. The TLR9 ligand CpG-C attenuates the acute inflammatory cardiac dysfunction induced by both LPS and ischemia-reperfusion of the left anterior descending artery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Extracellular heat shock protein 70 induces cardiomyocyte inflammation and contractile dysfunction via TLR2
    Sumeet Mathur
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute at St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Circ J 75:2445-52. 2011
    ..Whether endogenous molecules produced by tissue injury (damage associated molecular patterns, DAMPs) can induce cardiomyocyte inflammation via TLR signalling pathways and/or reduce cardiomyocyte contractility is unknown...
  13. doi request reprint Inflammation in myocardial diseases
    David J Marchant
    James Hogg Research Centre and Institute for Heart Lung Health, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, Canada
    Circ Res 110:126-44. 2012
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  14. pmc Low-dose vasopressin infusion results in increased mortality and cardiac dysfunction following ischemia-reperfusion injury in mice
    Toonchai Indrambarya
    Critical Care Research Laboratories, Heart Lung Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Crit Care 13:R98. 2009
    ..However, the direct effect of arginine vasopressin on the function of the ischemia/reperfusion injured heart has not been clearly elucidated...