Peter J Gergen

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Lack of a relation between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and asthma in adolescents
    Peter J Gergen
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1228-34. 2013
  2. pmc The Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) birth cohort study: design, methods, and study population
    James E Gern
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 9:17. 2009
  3. pmc Total IgE levels and asthma prevalence in the US population: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Peter J Gergen
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md 20892 6601, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:447-53. 2009
  4. pmc Allergy-related outcomes in relation to serum IgE: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Päivi M Salo
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:1226-35.e7. 2011
  5. pmc Asthma cases attributable to atopy: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Samuel J Arbes
    Laboratory of Respiratory Biology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1139-45. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalences of positive skin test responses to 10 common allergens in the US population: results from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Samuel J Arbes
    Laboratory of Respiratory Biology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:377-83. 2005
  7. pmc Asthma and panic in young adults: a 20-year prospective community study
    Gregor Hasler
    National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, 15K North Drive, Room 200, MSC 2670, Bethesda, MD 20892 2670, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1224-30. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Asthma in the inner city: the perspective of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    Alkis Togias
    Asthma and Inflammation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:540-4. 2010
  9. pmc A study of the use of impulse oscillometry in the evaluation of children with asthma: analysis of lung parameters, order effect, and utility compared with spirometry
    Hirsh D Komarow
    Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1960, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:18-26. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Transient environmental exposures on the developing immune system: implications for allergy and asthma
    Joshua D Milner
    Laboratory of Immunology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIAID, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1892, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:235-40. 2005

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Publications10

  1. pmc Lack of a relation between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and asthma in adolescents
    Peter J Gergen
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:1228-34. 2013
    ..Decreased 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations have been associated with an increased prevalence and severity of asthma and a lower response to inhaled corticosteroids...
  2. pmc The Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) birth cohort study: design, methods, and study population
    James E Gern
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 9:17. 2009
    ..This paper describes the study design, methods, and population of the Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) study, which was established to investigate the immunologic causes of asthma among inner-city children...
  3. pmc Total IgE levels and asthma prevalence in the US population: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Peter J Gergen
    Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md 20892 6601, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:447-53. 2009
    ..The inability to measure IgE-based sensitivity to all allergens has limited our understanding of what portion of asthma is related to IgE. Total IgE measurement can potentially overcome this limitation...
  4. pmc Allergy-related outcomes in relation to serum IgE: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006
    Päivi M Salo
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 127:1226-35.e7. 2011
    ..The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2006 was the first population-based study to investigate levels of serum total and allergen-specific IgE in the general US population...
  5. pmc Asthma cases attributable to atopy: results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Samuel J Arbes
    Laboratory of Respiratory Biology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:1139-45. 2007
    ..The percentage of asthma cases attributable to atopy is the subject of debate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalences of positive skin test responses to 10 common allergens in the US population: results from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Samuel J Arbes
    Laboratory of Respiratory Biology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:377-83. 2005
    ..Allergy skin tests were administered in the second and third National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES II and III) conducted in the United States from 1976 through 1980 and 1988 through 1994, respectively...
  7. pmc Asthma and panic in young adults: a 20-year prospective community study
    Gregor Hasler
    National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, 15K North Drive, Room 200, MSC 2670, Bethesda, MD 20892 2670, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1224-30. 2005
    ..Psychologic factors are increasingly recognized to influence the onset and course of asthma. Previous cross-sectional community-based studies have provided evidence for a relatively specific association between asthma and panic...
  8. doi request reprint Asthma in the inner city: the perspective of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    Alkis Togias
    Asthma and Inflammation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:540-4. 2010
    ..In the past 5 years, NIH budgetary constraints have imposed many challenges for the academic research community. Despite these constraints, NIAID has maintained its support of a highly productive asthma and allergy research program...
  9. pmc A study of the use of impulse oscillometry in the evaluation of children with asthma: analysis of lung parameters, order effect, and utility compared with spirometry
    Hirsh D Komarow
    Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1960, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:18-26. 2012
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  10. ncbi request reprint Transient environmental exposures on the developing immune system: implications for allergy and asthma
    Joshua D Milner
    Laboratory of Immunology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIAID, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1892, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:235-40. 2005
    ..Some progress, however, has been made and some more candidates for study may be emerging. Of particular interest are micronutrients, whose ever-changing use and immunomodulatory capabilities make them prime targets for study...