P V Dicpinigaitis

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Chronic cough associated with interferon/ribavirin therapy for hepatitis C
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Pharm Ther 36:416-8. 2011
  2. doi Thoughts on one thousand chronic cough patients
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Lung 190:593-6. 2012
  3. pmc An observational study on cough in children: epidemiology, impact on quality of sleep and treatment outcome
    Francesco De Blasio
    Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Section, Clinic Center, Private Hospital, Naples, Italy
    Cough 8:1. 2012
  4. doi Investigation of the urge-to-cough sensation in healthy volunteers
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Respirology 17:337-41. 2012
  5. ncbi Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced cough: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 129:169S-173S. 2006
  6. ncbi Potential future therapies for the management of cough: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 129:284S-286S. 2006
  7. ncbi Effect of smoking cessation on cough reflex sensitivity
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Eur Respir J 28:786-90. 2006
  8. ncbi Experimentally induced cough
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 20:319-24. 2007
  9. ncbi Prevalence of depressive symptoms among patients with chronic cough
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 130:1839-43. 2006
  10. ncbi The First American Cough Conference. New York City, June 8-9, 2007
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Lung 186:S1-2. 2008

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Publications36

  1. doi Chronic cough associated with interferon/ribavirin therapy for hepatitis C
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Pharm Ther 36:416-8. 2011
    ..We measured cough reflex sensitivity, during and after completion of therapy, in four patients who developed chronic cough associated with interferon/ribavirin therapy...
  2. doi Thoughts on one thousand chronic cough patients
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA
    Lung 190:593-6. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc An observational study on cough in children: epidemiology, impact on quality of sleep and treatment outcome
    Francesco De Blasio
    Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Section, Clinic Center, Private Hospital, Naples, Italy
    Cough 8:1. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  4. doi Investigation of the urge-to-cough sensation in healthy volunteers
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Respirology 17:337-41. 2012
    ..The specific aims were to investigate the relationship between C(u) and cough reflex sensitivity, to evaluate gender differences in the UTC and to assess the reproducibility of measurements of C(u)...
  5. ncbi Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced cough: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 129:169S-173S. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Potential future therapies for the management of cough: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 129:284S-286S. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, in certain situations, therapy with cough suppressants, which previously were classified as nonspecific antitussive therapy, and which aim at suppressing the cough reflex regardless of the cause of cough, will be necessary...
  7. ncbi Effect of smoking cessation on cough reflex sensitivity
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Eur Respir J 28:786-90. 2006
    ..Even after many years of smoking, cough sensitivity is enhanced as early as 2 weeks after smoking cessation. Given the importance of an intact cough reflex, these changes may provide clinical benefit...
  8. ncbi Experimentally induced cough
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 20:319-24. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Prevalence of depressive symptoms among patients with chronic cough
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 130:1839-43. 2006
    ..Although the significant effect of cough on quality of life has been reported, the association of chronic cough with depressive symptomatology has not previously been investigated...
  10. ncbi The First American Cough Conference. New York City, June 8-9, 2007
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Lung 186:S1-2. 2008
  11. doi Currently available antitussives
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Einstein Division, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 22:148-51. 2009
    ..Potential novel antitussives will need to be evaluated in properly formulated clinical trials, measuring relevant subjective and objective end points in appropriate subject populations...
  12. doi Effect of tiotropium on cough reflex sensitivity in acute viral cough
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Lung 186:369-74. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the anticholinergic agent tiotropium bromide on cough reflex sensitivity in subjects with acute viral URI...
  13. pmc Acute cough: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Cough 5:11. 2009
    ..The current strategies for acute cough management need to be reassessed, with a focus on developing new, reliable products and formulations with proven efficacy and safety...
  14. doi Effect of viral upper respiratory tract infection on the urge-to-cough sensation
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY, USA
    Respir Med 105:615-8. 2011
    ..Although one previous study has demonstrated a transient enhancement of cough reflex sensitivity during acute upper respiratory tract infection (URI), the effect of URI on UTC has not previously been investigated...
  15. pmc Cough: an unmet clinical need
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Br J Pharmacol 163:116-24. 2011
    ....
  16. ncbi Chronic cough due to asthma: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 129:75S-79S. 2006
    ..The latter condition is known as cough-variant asthma (CVA)...
  17. ncbi Cough reflex sensitivity in cigarette smokers
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Chest 123:685-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate cough reflex sensitivity in a population of young, healthy, male cigarette smokers...
  18. ncbi Effect of the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor celecoxib on bronchial responsiveness and cough reflex sensitivity in asthmatics
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 14:93-7. 2001
    ..In such conditions of enhanced inflammatory response, the role of selective COX-2 inhibition remains to be elucidated...
  19. ncbi Ethnic and gender differences in cough reflex sensitivity
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Respiration 68:480-2. 2001
    ..Although recent studies have suggested that the cough reflex is more sensitive in women than in men, ethnic differences in cough reflex sensitivity have not previously been investigated...
  20. ncbi Antitussive effect of the leukotriene receptor antagonist zafirlukast in subjects with cough-variant asthma
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Asthma 39:291-7. 2002
    ..Leukotriene receptor antagonists may offer an alternative to corticosteroids for the treatment of CVA refractory to inhaled bronchodilators...
  21. ncbi Effect of zafirlukast on cough reflex sensitivity in asthmatics
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Asthma 36:265-70. 1999
    ..These findings support previous evidence that cough and bronchoconstriction are modulated by distinct neural pathways...
  22. ncbi Short- and long-term reproducibility of capsaicin cough challenge testing
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 16:61-5. 2003
    ..Short-term reproducibility of C(5) was superior to that of C(2), suggesting that C(5) is the preferred end point for trials involving serial cough challenges performed within a 14-day period...
  23. ncbi Cough reflex sensitivity in subjects with cervical spinal cord injury
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Spinal Cord Pulmonary Research Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA York
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:1660-2. 1999
    ..23 and 1.41 +/- 0.08, respectively (p = 0.94). We conclude that cough reflex sensitivity is preserved after C-SCI, and that ineffective cough in this population results primarily from the loss of innervation of respiratory muscles...
  24. pmc Effect of the second-generation antihistamine, fexofenadine, on cough reflex sensitivity and pulmonary function
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Weiler Einstein Division, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 56:501-4. 2003
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the effect of fexofenadine on capsaicin-induced cough in healthy volunteers and in subjects with acute viral upper respiratory tract infection (URI)...
  25. pmc Cough. 4: Cough in asthma and eosinophilic bronchitis
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Thorax 59:71-2. 2004
    ..Whether cough variant asthma and eosinophilic bronchitis are distinct entities or a pathophysiological spectrum needs further examination...
  26. ncbi Potential new cough therapies
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jack D Weiler Hospital, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 17:459-62. 2004
    ..Many areas of inquiry are currently ongoing that may lead to the development of novel and effective antitussive drugs...
  27. ncbi Safety of capsaicin cough challenge testing
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Chest 128:196-202. 2005
    ..Although > 2 decades of experience has led investigators to consider capsaicin cough challenge testing a safe diagnostic modality, this issue has not been specifically addressed in the literature...
  28. ncbi Current and future peripherally-acting antitussives
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Intensive Care Unit, Einstein Division Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 152:356-62. 2006
    ..Recent research in the field of cough has resulted in the development of several new classes of compounds that may prove to be clinically useful peripherally-acting antitussives...
  29. ncbi "Crack" cocaine-induced syndrome mimicking sarcoidosis
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Am J Med Sci 317:416-8. 1999
    ..To our knowledge, the association of chronic crack cocaine inhalation with this constellation of clinical findings, typically seen in sarcoidosis, has not previously been described...
  30. ncbi Pulmonary obstruction in individuals with cervical spinal cord lesions unmasked by bronchodilator administration
    A M Spungen
    Spinal Cord Damage Research Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10468
    Paraplegia 31:404-7. 1993
    ....
  31. doi Inhibition of cough-reflex sensitivity by benzonatate and guaifenesin in acute viral cough
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Respir Med 103:902-6. 2009
    ..008). The mechanism by which the combination of B+G causes a potentiation of antitussive effect remains to be elucidated. Our results suggest that B+G may be an effective therapy for acute cough due to the common cold (URI)...
  32. ncbi Effect of guaifenesin on cough reflex sensitivity
    Peter V Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
    Chest 124:2178-81. 2003
    ..Despite its common usage, relatively few studies, yielding contrasting results, have been performed to investigate the action and efficacy of guaifenesin...
  33. ncbi Bronchial hyperresponsiveness after cervical spinal cord injury
    P V Dicpinigaitis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
    Chest 105:1073-6. 1994
    ..Blockade of methacholine hyperresponsiveness with ipratropium bromide suggests a muscarinic receptor-mediated phenomenon...
  34. ncbi Changes in cough reflex sensitivity after cessation and resumption of cigarette smoking
    Brigita Sitkauskiene
    Department of Pulmonology and Immunology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 20:240-3. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that the sensitivity of airway cough receptors is a dynamic phenomenon, promptly affected and modulated by changes in environmental conditions, such as the presence or absence of cigarette smoke...
  35. pmc Phase II, randomized, multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of a polyclonal anti-Staphylococcus aureus capsular polysaccharide immune globulin in treatment of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    Mark E Rupp
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984031 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 4031, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:4249-54. 2007
    ..gov number NCT00063089)...
  36. pmc Diagnosis and management of cough executive summary: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
    Richard S Irwin
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Room S6 842, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Chest 129:1S-23S. 2006