Affiliation: University of Washington
- Mechanical ventilation induces inflammation, lung injury, and extra-pulmonary organ dysfunction in experimental pneumoniaShireesha Dhanireddy
Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
Lab Invest 86:790-9. 2006....
- Mechanical ventilation interacts with endotoxemia to induce extrapulmonary organ dysfunctionD Shane O'Mahony
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Crit Care 10:R136. 2006....
- Blockade of the Fas/FasL system improves pneumococcal clearance from the lungs without preventing dissemination of bacteria to the spleenGustavo Matute-Bello
Medical Research Service of the Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108 1597, USA
J Infect Dis 191:596-606. 2005..FasL is inhibited by decoy receptor-3 (DcR3), a naturally occurring decoy receptor. We determined the effects of systemic blockade of the Fas/FasL system by a DcR3 analog (DcR3-a) in mice with pneumococcal pneumonia...
- Optimal timing of routine vaccination in HIV-infected personsHeidi M Crane
Center for AIDS and STD Research, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359931, 325 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 6:93-9. 2009..However, risks of delaying vaccination include that the patient may be exposed to the pathogen or lost to follow-up before vaccination. We review recent studies on the timing of routine vaccination of HIV-infected individuals...