Ronina A Covar

Summary

Affiliation: National Jewish Medical and Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medications as asthma triggers
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street A303, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 25:169-90. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Relations between exhaled nitric oxide and measures of disease activity among children with mild-to-moderate asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Pediatr 142:469-75. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Bronchoprovocation testing in asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 27:633-49; vi-vii. 2007
  4. pmc Factors associated with asthma exacerbations during a long-term clinical trial of controller medications in children
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:741-747.e4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma in childhood
    Ronina A Covar
    Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:700-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in T-lymphocyte response to glucocorticoids
    Monica J Federico
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson St J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Chest 127:571-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Treating the wheezing infant
    Ronina A Covar
    The Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, 1400 Jackson Street A 303 Denver CO 80206, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:631-54. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Safety and application of induced sputum analysis in childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:575-82. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of montelukast on peripheral airflow obstruction in children with asthma
    Joseph D Spahn
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80206, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:541-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma measured by lung function in the childhood asthma management program
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:234-41. 2004

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Medications as asthma triggers
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street A303, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 25:169-90. 2005
    ..Fortunately, controller therapy for asthma and alternative or more selective medications for the treatment of these conditions are now available...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relations between exhaled nitric oxide and measures of disease activity among children with mild-to-moderate asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Pediatr 142:469-75. 2003
    ..Exhaled nitric oxide (FE(NO)) was evaluated in children with asthma after 4 to 6 years of treatment with budesonide, nedocromil, or albuterol as needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bronchoprovocation testing in asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 27:633-49; vi-vii. 2007
    ..A few trials of immunomodulatory therapy have shown considerable improvements in markers of airway inflammation, without significantly modifying airway reactivity. Interventions to impact the more permanent feature of BHR are needed...
  4. pmc Factors associated with asthma exacerbations during a long-term clinical trial of controller medications in children
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:741-747.e4. 2008
    ..Asthma exacerbations are a common cause of critical illness in children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma in childhood
    Ronina A Covar
    Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:700-7. 2005
    ..Additional efforts are necessary to understand the mechanisms involved in this phenomenon and to discover specific modalities of treatment to target the structural changes of airway remodeling...
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in T-lymphocyte response to glucocorticoids
    Monica J Federico
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson St J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Chest 127:571-8. 2005
    ..Asthma morbidity and mortality is increased in blacks...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treating the wheezing infant
    Ronina A Covar
    The Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, 1400 Jackson Street A 303 Denver CO 80206, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:631-54. 2003
    ..Only a few medications have been approved for use in this population. Long-term studies evaluating available drugs such as inhaled glucocorticoids, LABAs, and the leukotriene-modifying agents in young children still need to be performed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Safety and application of induced sputum analysis in childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:575-82. 2004
    ..The Childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP) study was designed to evaluate the long-term effects of budesonide and nedocromil compared with placebo in children with mild to moderate asthma across 8 centers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of montelukast on peripheral airflow obstruction in children with asthma
    Joseph D Spahn
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80206, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:541-9. 2006
    ..Montelukast is a widely used controller agent in childhood asthma. It is modestly effective in reducing symptoms, decreasing the need for rescue albuterol, and improving forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV1)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma measured by lung function in the childhood asthma management program
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:234-41. 2004
    ..The course and mechanisms of lung function reduction or slow lung growth velocity in children with asthma must be defined...
  11. pmc Predictors of remitting, periodic, and persistent childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    National Jewish Health, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:359-366.e3. 2010
    ..The course of mild to moderate persistent asthma in children is not clearly established...
  12. doi request reprint Long-term effects of asthma medications in children
    Grace P Tamesis
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 8:163-7. 2008
    ..This review describes recent studies in children that evaluated long-term outcomes of controller asthma medications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantitative computed tomography detects peripheral airway disease in asthmatic children
    Neal Jain
    Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:211-8. 2005
    ..This data suggest that quantitative HRCT may be a useful tool in the evaluation of peripheral airflow obstruction in children with asthma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Weighing the risks of treatment versus nontreatment in pediatric asthma
    Joseph D Spahn
    The Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy, and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver CO 80206, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:677-95. 2003
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  15. pmc Effect of long-term corticosteroid use on bone mineral density in children: a prospective longitudinal assessment in the childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP) study
    H William Kelly
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e53-61. 2008
    ..Thus, we assessed the effects of multiple short courses of oral corticosteroids and long-term inhaled corticosteroids on bone mineral accretion over a period of years...
  16. doi request reprint Bronchoprovocation testing in asthma
    Rohit K Katial
    Department of Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 32:413-31. 2012
    ..The information obtained from studies with BPC has provided insights into the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of asthma, and the relationships between airway inflammation and bronchial hyper-responsiveness...
  17. pmc Identifying the components of asthma health status in children with mild to moderate asthma
    Elizabeth W Holt
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1175-80. 2008
    ..Weak and inconsistent correlations between measurements of asthma health status suggest that the disease is composed of nonoverlapping components...
  18. ncbi request reprint Long-term comparison of 3 controller regimens for mild-moderate persistent childhood asthma: the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial
    Christine A Sorkness
    Clinical Science Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:64-72. 2007
    ..More evidence is needed on which to base recommendations for treatment of mild-moderate persistent asthma in school-aged children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Safety of methacholine challenges in a multicenter pediatric asthma study
    Ronina A Covar
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:709-11. 2006