Anne E Dixon

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Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of obstructive sleep apnea and gastroesophageal reflux disease on asthma control in obesity
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Asthma 48:707-13. 2011
  2. ncbi Effect of obesity on clinical presentation and response to treatment in asthma
    Anne E Dixon
    University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    J Asthma 43:553-8. 2006
  3. pmc Obesity and asthma: an inflammatory disease of adipose tissue not the airway
    Olga Sideleva
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:598-605. 2012
  4. pmc Endoplasmic reticulum stress mediates house dust mite-induced airway epithelial apoptosis and fibrosis
    Sidra M Hoffman
    Department of Pathology, Vermont Lung Center University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Respir Res 14:141. 2013
  5. pmc Criteria to screen for chronic sinonasal disease
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Chest 136:1324-32. 2009
  6. doi Relationship of adipokines with immune response and lung function in obese asthmatic and non-asthmatic women
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Asthma 48:811-7. 2011
  7. pmc Effects of acute and chronic low density lipoprotein exposure on neutrophil function
    Tatsiana Palvinskaya
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 26:405-11. 2013
  8. pmc The association between BMI and plasma cytokine levels in patients with acute lung injury
    Renee D Stapleton
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, HSRF 222, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Chest 138:568-77. 2010
  9. pmc Does obesity produce a distinct asthma phenotype?
    Njira L Lugogo
    Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:729-34. 2010
  10. pmc Lower airway disease in asthmatics with and without rhinitis
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Vermont Lung Center, HSRF 226, 149 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Lung 186:361-8. 2008

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  1. pmc Effects of obstructive sleep apnea and gastroesophageal reflux disease on asthma control in obesity
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Asthma 48:707-13. 2011
    ..It has been suggested that co-morbidities associated with obesity, such as reflux and obstructive sleep apnea, could be important factors contributing to poor asthma control in obese patients...
  2. ncbi Effect of obesity on clinical presentation and response to treatment in asthma
    Anne E Dixon
    University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    J Asthma 43:553-8. 2006
    ..Obese and non-obese asthmatics have similar lung function abnormalities, but comorbidities and altered responses to medications may significantly affect asthma control in obese people...
  3. pmc Obesity and asthma: an inflammatory disease of adipose tissue not the airway
    Olga Sideleva
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:598-605. 2012
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  4. pmc Endoplasmic reticulum stress mediates house dust mite-induced airway epithelial apoptosis and fibrosis
    Sidra M Hoffman
    Department of Pathology, Vermont Lung Center University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Respir Res 14:141. 2013
    ..In the current study, we sought to examine the contribution of ER stress transducers in the pathogenesis of three principal facets of allergic asthma: inflammation, airway fibrosis, and airways hyperresponsiveness...
  5. pmc Criteria to screen for chronic sinonasal disease
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Chest 136:1324-32. 2009
    ..There are no simple, validated tools to screen for these diseases. The objective of this study was to assess instruments to assist in the diagnosis of chronic sinonasal disease...
  6. doi Relationship of adipokines with immune response and lung function in obese asthmatic and non-asthmatic women
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Asthma 48:811-7. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Effects of acute and chronic low density lipoprotein exposure on neutrophil function
    Tatsiana Palvinskaya
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 26:405-11. 2013
    ..Together these findings suggest that chronic hypercholesterolemia impairs neutrophil functional responses, and these defects may be in part due to protracted signaling responses to LDL and its oxidized forms...
  8. pmc The association between BMI and plasma cytokine levels in patients with acute lung injury
    Renee D Stapleton
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, HSRF 222, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Chest 138:568-77. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that cytokine response might be attenuated in patients who are obese and critically ill or that obesity might modify the relationship between plasma cytokines and clinical outcomes in ALI...
  9. pmc Does obesity produce a distinct asthma phenotype?
    Njira L Lugogo
    Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:729-34. 2010
    ..Although the mechanisms underlying obesity in asthma require further investigation, obesity plays a major role in the asthma epidemic and likely results in a distinct phenotype of the disease...
  10. pmc Lower airway disease in asthmatics with and without rhinitis
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Vermont Lung Center, HSRF 226, 149 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Lung 186:361-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if asthma with rhinitis and asthma without rhinitis represent distinct forms of disease...
  11. pmc Effects of obesity and bariatric surgery on airway hyperresponsiveness, asthma control, and inflammation
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 128:508-15.e1-2. 2011
    ..Asthma in obese subjects is poorly understood, and these patients are often refractory to standard therapy...
  12. ncbi Asthma in American Indian adults: the Strong Heart Study
    Anne E Dixon
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, 111 Colchester Ave, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Chest 131:1323-30. 2007
    ..Characterization of the impact of asthma among American Indian adults is necessary in order to design appropriate clinical and preventive measures...
  13. pmc Rhinosinusitis and asthma: the missing link
    Anne E Dixon
    Vermont Lung Center, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 15:19-24. 2009
    ..Finally, we will review recent data assessing the impact of treating sinonasal disease on both the development of asthma and asthma control...
  14. doi Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia
    Jenny L Martino
    Department of Internal Medicine, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT, USA
    Respir Med 102:932-4. 2008
    ..aureus in a peripartum woman. This case illustrates that community-acquired methicillin-resistant S. aureus must be considered as a potential pathogen in severe community-acquired pneumonia...
  15. pmc Extreme obesity and outcomes in critically ill patients
    Jenny L Martino
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Chest 140:1198-206. 2011
    ..However, outcomes in extreme obesity (BMI ≥ 40 kg/m(2)) are unclear. We sought to determine the association between extreme obesity and ICU outcomes...
  16. ncbi Allergic rhinitis and sinusitis in asthma: differential effects on symptoms and pulmonary function
    Anne E Dixon
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, 05401, USA
    Chest 130:429-35. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of self-reported allergic rhinitis and sinusitis on lower airway disease in a large cohort of participants with well-characterized asthma...
  17. pmc Epithelial NF-κB Orchestrates House Dust Mite-Induced Airway Inflammation, Hyperresponsiveness, and Fibrotic Remodeling
    Jane E Tully
    Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405
    J Immunol 191:5811-21. 2013
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  18. pmc Effects of obesity and weight loss on airway physiology and inflammation in asthma
    Olga Sideleva
    University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 26:455-8. 2013
    ..Obesity leads to profound changes in airway function, and adaptive and innate immune responses which alter the nature of pre-existing allergic airway disease, and also cause new onset asthmatic disease...
  19. pmc Obesity is associated with neutrophil dysfunction and attenuation of murine acute lung injury
    Lauren L Kordonowy
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 47:120-7. 2012
    ..ALI is attenuated in obese mice, and this blunted response is in part attributable to an obesity-associated abnormal neutrophil chemoattractant response...
  20. ncbi Early intervention of therapy in asthma
    Anne E Dixon
    Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 11:51-5. 2005
    ..Knowing the critical time to intervene in asthma is of utmost importance to clinicians and patients alike. This article reviews recent evidence that early intervention improves long-term outcomes in asthma...
  21. ncbi Trafficking of Th1 cells to lung: a role for selectins and a P-selectin glycoprotein-1-independent ligand
    Joan G Clark
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 30:220-7. 2004
    ..However, our studies reveal that a ligand distinct from P-selectin glycoprotein-1 also binds these selectins in vitro and appears to play a physiologic role in in vivo emigration of Th1 lymphocytes into the lung...