John D Miller

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reduction in airway hyperresponsiveness to methacholine by the application of RF energy in dogs
    Christopher J Danek
    Asthmatx, Stanford University El Camino Hospital, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1946-53. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective feasibility study of bronchial thermoplasty in the human airway
    John D Miller
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, St Joseph s Healthcare, 50 Charlton Ave East, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 4A6
    Chest 127:1999-2006. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    John D Miller
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, St Joseph s Hospital, 50 Charlton Ave E, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 4A6
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1145. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of lung volume reduction surgery versus best medical care for patients with advanced emphysema: a two-year study from Canada
    John D Miller
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, McMaster University St Joseph s Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:314-20; discussion 320-1. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Asthma control during the year after bronchial thermoplasty
    Gerard Cox
    St Joseph s Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    N Engl J Med 356:1327-37. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Pyloric drainage (pyloroplasty) or no drainage in gastric reconstruction after esophagectomy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    John D Urschel
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Dig Surg 19:160-4. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Bronchial thermoplasty for asthma
    Gerard Cox
    M B, Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health T2123, St Joseph s Healthcare, 50 Charlton Avenue, East Hamilton, ON L8N 4A6, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:965-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography in staging early lung cancer: a randomized trial
    Donna E Maziak
    Ontario Clinical Oncology Group, Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 151:221-8, W-48. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Preoperative and intraoperative factors predictive of length of hospital stay after pulmonary lobectomy
    Andrei Gagarine
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 9:222-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Costal chondritis after thoracoabdominal esophagectomy: how to prevent it
    J Edward M Young
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 80:61-2; discussion 63. 2002

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Reduction in airway hyperresponsiveness to methacholine by the application of RF energy in dogs
    Christopher J Danek
    Asthmatx, Stanford University El Camino Hospital, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1946-53. 2004
    ..54, P < 0.001). We conclude that the temperature-controlled application of radio frequency energy to the airways can reduce airway responsiveness to MCh for at least 3 yr in dogs by reducing airway smooth muscle contractility...
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective feasibility study of bronchial thermoplasty in the human airway
    John D Miller
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, St Joseph s Healthcare, 50 Charlton Ave East, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 4A6
    Chest 127:1999-2006. 2005
    ..Experience with animal studies has enabled development of appropriate reliable equipment, definition of therapeutic parameters, and descriptions of tissue effects of treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    John D Miller
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, St Joseph s Hospital, 50 Charlton Ave E, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 4A6
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1145. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of lung volume reduction surgery versus best medical care for patients with advanced emphysema: a two-year study from Canada
    John D Miller
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, McMaster University St Joseph s Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:314-20; discussion 320-1. 2006
    ..We present a summary report evaluating the efficacy of lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) in patients with advanced emphysema in the Canadian setting...
  5. ncbi request reprint Asthma control during the year after bronchial thermoplasty
    Gerard Cox
    St Joseph s Healthcare, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    N Engl J Med 356:1327-37. 2007
    ..Bronchial thermoplasty is a bronchoscopic procedure to reduce the mass of airway smooth muscle and attenuate bronchoconstriction. We examined the effect of bronchial thermoplasty on the control of moderate or severe persistent asthma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pyloric drainage (pyloroplasty) or no drainage in gastric reconstruction after esophagectomy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    John D Urschel
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Dig Surg 19:160-4. 2002
    ..We performed a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to determine the effect of pyloric drainage on patient outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bronchial thermoplasty for asthma
    Gerard Cox
    M B, Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health T2123, St Joseph s Healthcare, 50 Charlton Avenue, East Hamilton, ON L8N 4A6, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:965-9. 2006
    ..Bronchial thermoplasty (BT) reduces the potential for smooth muscle-mediated bronchoconstriction by reducing the mass of smooth muscle in the walls of conducting airways...
  8. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography in staging early lung cancer: a randomized trial
    Donna E Maziak
    Ontario Clinical Oncology Group, Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 151:221-8, W-48. 2009
    ..Among patients with early-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), preoperative imaging tests are important in defining surgical candidates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Preoperative and intraoperative factors predictive of length of hospital stay after pulmonary lobectomy
    Andrei Gagarine
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 9:222-5. 2003
    ..By identifying these factors, we hoped to favorably influence future patient management...
  10. ncbi request reprint Costal chondritis after thoracoabdominal esophagectomy: how to prevent it
    J Edward M Young
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 80:61-2; discussion 63. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint Lung volume reduction surgery vs medical treatment: for patients with advanced emphysema
    John D Miller
    McMaster University, Hamilton Ontarion, Canada
    Chest 127:1166-77. 2005
    ..To contribute to the knowledge on the therapeutic value of lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Omentoplasty reinforcement of cervical esophagogastrostomy ansatomoses
    John D Urschel
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1 p preceding table of contents. 2002