Samatha Sonnappa

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of urokinase and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for treatment of childhood empyema
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:221-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment approaches for empyema in children
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Respiratory Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital and Institute of Child Health London, UK
    Paediatr Respir Rev 8:164-70. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in fraction of exhaled nitric oxide and lung function in healthy young children
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Unit Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, University College of London Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, 30, Guilford St, London, WC1N 1EH, England
    Chest 140:1325-31. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Relationship between past airway pathology and current lung function in preschool wheezers
    S Sonnappa
    Portex Unit, Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, University College London Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Eur Respir J 38:1431-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Increased airway smooth muscle in preschool wheezers who have asthma at school age
    Ruth O'Reilly
    Department of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, and Leukocyte Biology, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:1024-32, 1032.e1-16. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Symptom-pattern phenotype and pulmonary function in preschool wheezers
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Unit, Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 126:519-26.e1-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Repeatability and bronchodilator reversibility of lung function in young children
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Unit, Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur Respir J 42:116-24. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Systemic diseases and the lung
    Robert Dinwiddie
    Respiratory Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Paediatr Respir Rev 6:181-9. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Early life influences on the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Janet Stocks
    Portex Unit, University College London Institute of Child Health, 30, Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 7:161-73. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation and use of childhood lung function tests in cystic fibrosis
    Janet Stocks
    UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 18:602-8. 2012

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of urokinase and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for treatment of childhood empyema
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:221-7. 2006
    ..Despite increasing incidence and morbidity, little evidence exists to inform the best management approach in childhood empyema...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment approaches for empyema in children
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Respiratory Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital and Institute of Child Health London, UK
    Paediatr Respir Rev 8:164-70. 2007
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  3. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in fraction of exhaled nitric oxide and lung function in healthy young children
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Unit Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, University College of London Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, 30, Guilford St, London, WC1N 1EH, England
    Chest 140:1325-31. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Relationship between past airway pathology and current lung function in preschool wheezers
    S Sonnappa
    Portex Unit, Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, University College London Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Eur Respir J 38:1431-6. 2011
    ..RBM thickness and EG2+ cells at age 2 yrs show a significant positive association with F(eNO) at age 5 yrs. Although lung function was abnormal at age 5 yrs in severe wheezers, this did not correlate with past RBM thickness...
  5. doi request reprint Increased airway smooth muscle in preschool wheezers who have asthma at school age
    Ruth O'Reilly
    Department of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, and Leukocyte Biology, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:1024-32, 1032.e1-16. 2013
    ..Increased airway smooth muscle (ASM) is a feature of established asthma in schoolchildren, but nothing is known about ASM in preschool wheezers...
  6. doi request reprint Symptom-pattern phenotype and pulmonary function in preschool wheezers
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Unit, Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 126:519-26.e1-7. 2010
    ..Pulmonary function in preschool wheezing phenotypes based on wheeze onset and duration and atopic status has been extensively described but has not been studied in symptom-pattern phenotypes of episodic (viral) and multiple-trigger wheeze...
  7. doi request reprint Repeatability and bronchodilator reversibility of lung function in young children
    Samatha Sonnappa
    Portex Unit, Respiratory Medicine and Physiology, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur Respir J 42:116-24. 2013
    ..These findings will help to interpret the effect of therapeutic interventions in children with respiratory diseases. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Systemic diseases and the lung
    Robert Dinwiddie
    Respiratory Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Paediatr Respir Rev 6:181-9. 2005
    ..The outcome is variable and depends on the ability to control the underlying condition. Long-term chronic lung damage is not unusual and these diseases, when they affect the lung, carry a small but significant mortality...
  9. doi request reprint Early life influences on the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Janet Stocks
    Portex Unit, University College London Institute of Child Health, 30, Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 7:161-73. 2013
    ..This review focuses on factors that adversely influence lung development in utero and during the first 5 years of life, thereby predisposing to subsequent COPD...
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation and use of childhood lung function tests in cystic fibrosis
    Janet Stocks
    UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 18:602-8. 2012
    ..This article reviews lung function tests that can be used during the first 5 years of life and discusses their potential applications as objective outcomes for clinical monitoring or research...
  11. doi request reprint Age and height dependence of lung clearance index and functional residual capacity
    Sooky Lum
    Portex Respiratory Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur Respir J 41:1371-7. 2013
    ..Although a constant upper normal limit would suffice for cross-sectional clinical assessments from 6 years of age, appropriate reference equations are essential for accurate interpretation of results during early childhood...
  12. pmc The Young Everest Study: preliminary report of changes in sleep and cerebral blood flow velocity during slow ascent to altitude in unacclimatised children
    Johanna C Gavlak
    Department of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Walrus Ward Level 1, Morgan Stanley Clinical Building, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 98:356-62. 2013
    ..Cerebral blood flow velocity (CBFV) and sleep physiology in healthy children exposed to hypoxia and hypocarbia are under-researched...