T Chonmaitree

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of the effect of antihistamine or corticosteroid treatment in acute otitis media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0371, USA
    J Pediatr 143:377-85. 2003
  2. pmc Presence of viral nucleic acids in the middle ear: acute otitis media pathogen or bystander?
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galvfeston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:325-30. 2012
  3. pmc Viral upper respiratory tract infection and otitis media complication in young children
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:815-23. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Middle ear fluid histamine and leukotriene B4 in acute otitis media: effect of antihistamine or corticosteroid treatment
    David P McCormick
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:221-30. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Otoscopic and tympanometric findings in acute otitis media yielding dry tap at tympanocentesis
    Kokab Saeed
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1030-4. 2004
  6. pmc Comparison of the FilmArray Respiratory Panel and Prodesse real-time PCR assays for detection of respiratory pathogens
    M J Loeffelholz
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0740, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4083-8. 2011
  7. pmc Role of respiratory syncytial virus in acute otitis media: implications for vaccine development
    Janak A Patel
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, United States
    Vaccine 25:1683-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Laterality of acute otitis media: different clinical and microbiologic characteristics
    David P McCormick
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77551, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:583-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Bullous myringitis: a case-control study
    David P McCormick
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77555 1119, USA
    Pediatrics 112:982-6. 2003
  10. pmc Association of nasopharyngeal bacterial colonization during upper respiratory tract infection and the development of acute otitis media
    Krystal Revai
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 7555 0371, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:e34-7. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2010

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of the effect of antihistamine or corticosteroid treatment in acute otitis media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0371, USA
    J Pediatr 143:377-85. 2003
    ..To determine whether the adjunctive drugs antihistamine and corticosteroid improve immediate and long-term outcomes of acute otitis media (AOM)...
  2. pmc Presence of viral nucleic acids in the middle ear: acute otitis media pathogen or bystander?
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galvfeston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:325-30. 2012
    ..Although there is evidence to support both directions, helpful information for interpretation of the data and future research direction is outlined...
  3. pmc Viral upper respiratory tract infection and otitis media complication in young children
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:815-23. 2008
    ..The incidence and characteristics of OM complicating URI due to specific viruses have not been well studied...
  4. ncbi request reprint Middle ear fluid histamine and leukotriene B4 in acute otitis media: effect of antihistamine or corticosteroid treatment
    David P McCormick
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:221-30. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the ability of adjuvant drugs, antihistamine and corticosteroid, in reduction of the levels of histamine and LTB4 in the middle ear and their ability to improve outcomes of AOM...
  5. ncbi request reprint Otoscopic and tympanometric findings in acute otitis media yielding dry tap at tympanocentesis
    Kokab Saeed
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1030-4. 2004
    ..There has been no direct comparison of tympanometric and tympanocentesis (TAP) findings in acute otitis media (AOM). We compared otoscopic, tympanometric and TAP findings in AOM including cases of AOM without effusion...
  6. pmc Comparison of the FilmArray Respiratory Panel and Prodesse real-time PCR assays for detection of respiratory pathogens
    M J Loeffelholz
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0740, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4083-8. 2011
    ..In this population of young children with upper respiratory tract infection, RV/EV accounted for the majority of the additional pathogens detected by FilmArray RP...
  7. pmc Role of respiratory syncytial virus in acute otitis media: implications for vaccine development
    Janak A Patel
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, United States
    Vaccine 25:1683-9. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that RSV vaccines that work only against infection in older children may have value in preventing AOM, the most common pediatric disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laterality of acute otitis media: different clinical and microbiologic characteristics
    David P McCormick
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77551, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:583-8. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to further characterize risk factors for bilateral AOM and to assess the propensity for specific viral and bacterial pathogens to predispose to bilateral versus unilateral AOM...
  9. ncbi request reprint Bullous myringitis: a case-control study
    David P McCormick
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77555 1119, USA
    Pediatrics 112:982-6. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Association of nasopharyngeal bacterial colonization during upper respiratory tract infection and the development of acute otitis media
    Krystal Revai
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 7555 0371, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:e34-7. 2008
    ..We studied 709 episodes of upper respiratory tract infection and found that children with no bacteria in the nasopharynx were at low risk for acute otitis media, whereas children with 3 pathogenic bacteria were at the greatest risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nonsevere acute otitis media: a clinical trial comparing outcomes of watchful waiting versus immediate antibiotic treatment
    David P McCormick
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1119, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1455-65. 2005
    ..However, it has been shown that most children with nonsevere AOM recover without ABX. The objective of this study was to evaluate the safety, efficacy, acceptability, and costs of a non-ABX intervention for children with nonsevere AOM...
  12. ncbi request reprint A single intramuscular dose of ceftriaxone changes nasopharyngeal bacterial flora in children with acute otitis media
    T Heikkinen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Acta Paediatr 89:1316-21. 2000
    ..A single dose of ceftriaxone resulted in significant changes in the nasopharyngeal bacterial flora, increasing the relative prevalence of pneumococcal strains with decreased susceptibility to penicillin...
  13. doi request reprint Tympanometric findings in young children during upper respiratory tract infections with and without acute otitis media
    Krystal Revai
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:292-5. 2008
    ..Children younger than 2 years of age are at highest risk for AOM compared with older children and adults. There has been no published study comparing the middle ear status during URI in infants and young children by age group...
  14. pmc Systemic cytokine response profiles associated with respiratory virus-induced acute otitis media
    Janak A Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:407-11. 2009
    ..Cytokines play a major role in the pathogenesis of AOM, but there are few studies on the systemic cytokine response during AOM...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on nasopharyngeal bacterial colonization during acute otitis media
    Krystal Revai
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1823-9. 2006
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  16. pmc Nasopharyngeal acute phase cytokines in viral upper respiratory infection: impact on acute otitis media in children
    Janak A Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1002-7. 2009
    ..The role of acute phase cytokines generated in the nasopharynx during viral upper respiratory infection (URI) in subsequent development of acute otitis media (AOM) has not been examined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Incidence of acute otitis media and sinusitis complicating upper respiratory tract infection: the effect of age
    Krystal Revai
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1408-12. 2007
    ..Risk for acute otitis media may be reduced substantially by avoiding frequent exposure to respiratory viruses (eg, avoidance of day care attendance) in the first year of life...
  18. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in otitis media. 5. Microbiology and immunology
    Stephen J Barenkamp
    Department of Pediatrics, St Louis University School of Medicine, Missouri, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 194:60-85. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Association of proinflammatory cytokine gene polymorphisms with susceptibility to otitis media
    Janak A Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0371, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2273-9. 2006
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  20. pmc Association between cytokine gene polymorphisms and risk for upper respiratory tract infection and acute otitis media
    Krystal Revai
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:257-61. 2009
    ..Our objective was to prospectively evaluate the association of TNFalpha(-308)and IL-6(-174) polymorphisms with URI and with acute otitis media development after URI...
  21. pmc Persistence of adenovirus nucleic acids in nasopharyngeal secretions: a diagnostic conundrum
    Stella U Kalu
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:746-50. 2010
    ..Studies suggest that PCR may detect virus nucleic acid (NA) that persists in the respiratory tract...
  22. pmc Association of human metapneumovirus with acute otitis media
    John V Williams
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1189-93. 2006
    ..In the current study, we sought to investigate an association between hMPV and children presenting with AOM as a primary diagnosis...
  23. pmc Microbial interactions during upper respiratory tract infections
    Melinda M Pettigrew
    Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1584-91. 2008
    ..influenzae and S. aureus. Polymicrobial interactions differed by number and species of bacteria present. Antimicrobial therapy and vaccination strategies targeting specific bacterial species may alter the flora in unforeseen ways...
  24. ncbi request reprint Acute otitis media is not a pure bacterial disease
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1423-5. 2006
  25. pmc Importance of respiratory viruses in acute otitis media
    Terho Heikkinen
    Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Clin Microbiol Rev 16:230-41. 2003
    ..Alternatively, early treatment of the viral infection with specific antiviral agents would also be effective in reducing the occurrence of acute otitis media...
  26. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in otitis media. 8. Treatment
    Richard M Rosenfeld
    Department of Otolaryngology, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 194:114-39. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint Development of a practical tool for assessing the severity of acute otitis media
    Norman R Friedman
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:101-7. 2006
    ..Watchful waiting management of nonsevere acute otitis media (AOM) can reduce the use of antibiotics, but it requires a reliable means of assessing clinical severity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of influenza vaccine to prevent acute otitis media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree
    JAMA 291:693; author reply 693-4. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in otitis media. 9. Treatment, complications, and sequelae
    Stephen Berman
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 188:102-24. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in otitis media. 6. Microbiology and immunology
    Thomas F DeMaria
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 188:62-81. 2002

Research Grants10

  1. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  2. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The study will also lay the ground work for the future design of innovative approaches to prevent or reduce morbidity of AOM, such as therapies using specifically targeted viral vaccines, antiviral drugs, and immunomodulators. ..
  4. Pathogenesis of Virus-Induced Acute Otitis Media
    Tasnee Chonmaitree; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....