Brydon J B Grant

Summary

Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association between anemia and quality of life in a population sample of individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Gokul Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 6:23. 2006
  2. pmc Post-graduation migration intentions of students of Lebanese medical schools: a survey study
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:191. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation between lung function and RBC distribution width in a population-based study
    Brydon J B Grant
    Veterans Affairs Western New York Health Care System, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Buffalo, New York 14215, USA
    Chest 124:494-500. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress and pulmonary function in the general population
    Heather M Ochs-Balcom
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1137-45. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a positive association between pulmonary function and wine intake in a population-based study
    Holger J Schunemann
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14214 3000, USA
    Sleep Breath 6:161-73. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Hypoxemia in patients on chronic opiate therapy with and without sleep apnea
    Mohammed Mogri
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:49-57. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung function in relation to intake of carotenoids and other antioxidant vitamins in a population-based study
    Holger J Schunemann
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, 207 Farber Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214 3000, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:463-71. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Airway bacterial concentrations and exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Sanjay Sethi
    Veterans Affairs Western New York Healthcare System 151, 3495 Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:356-61. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between plasma endothelin-1 levels and Cheyne-Stokes respiration in patients with congestive heart failure
    Ali A El-Solh
    Department of Medicine, James P Nolan Clinical Research Center, Erie County Medical Center 124215, USA
    Chest 121:1928-34. 2002
  10. pmc Brief report: Internal medicine residents', attendings', and nurses' perceptions of the night float system
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:494-7. 2006

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Publications28

  1. pmc Association between anemia and quality of life in a population sample of individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Gokul Krishnan
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 6:23. 2006
    ..However, there is little evidence regarding the association of anemia with HRQL in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  2. pmc Post-graduation migration intentions of students of Lebanese medical schools: a survey study
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:191. 2008
    ..Given that residency training abroad is a critical step in the migration of physicians, the objective of this study was to survey students of Lebanese medical schools about their intentions to train abroad and their post training plans...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation between lung function and RBC distribution width in a population-based study
    Brydon J B Grant
    Veterans Affairs Western New York Health Care System, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Buffalo, New York 14215, USA
    Chest 124:494-500. 2003
    ..Since an increased RBC distribution width (RDW) has been associated with nutritional deficiencies, we postulated that RDW has an inverse relation to pulmonary function. The purpose of this study was to test this hypothesis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress and pulmonary function in the general population
    Heather M Ochs-Balcom
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1137-45. 2005
    ..These results suggest that oxidative stress may be associated with airflow limitation in men, and that gender differences may exist in the relation of oxidative stress to pulmonary function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a positive association between pulmonary function and wine intake in a population-based study
    Holger J Schunemann
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14214 3000, USA
    Sleep Breath 6:161-73. 2002
    ..We analyzed the relation of beverage-specific alcohol intake with forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) and forced vital capacity (FVC) in a random sample of 1555 residents of Western New York, USA...
  6. doi request reprint Hypoxemia in patients on chronic opiate therapy with and without sleep apnea
    Mohammed Mogri
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:49-57. 2009
    ..Since we did not have a direct measure of hypoventilation we used hypoxemia as an indirect measure reasoning that significant hypoventilation would not occur in the absence of hypoxemia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung function in relation to intake of carotenoids and other antioxidant vitamins in a population-based study
    Holger J Schunemann
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, 207 Farber Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214 3000, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:463-71. 2002
    ..Their findings support the hypothesis that carotenoids, vitamin C, and vitamin E may play a role in respiratory health and that carotenoids other than beta-carotene may be involved...
  8. ncbi request reprint Airway bacterial concentrations and exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Sanjay Sethi
    Veterans Affairs Western New York Healthcare System 151, 3495 Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:356-61. 2007
    ..Bacterial concentrations are higher during exacerbation than during stable disease; however, these studies are cross sectional and devoid of strain typing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between plasma endothelin-1 levels and Cheyne-Stokes respiration in patients with congestive heart failure
    Ali A El-Solh
    Department of Medicine, James P Nolan Clinical Research Center, Erie County Medical Center 124215, USA
    Chest 121:1928-34. 2002
    ....
  10. pmc Brief report: Internal medicine residents', attendings', and nurses' perceptions of the night float system
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:494-7. 2006
    ..Residency training programs use the night float system increasingly to meet the new resident work hour regulations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of a patient-completed history questionnaire: effects on quality of documentation and patient and physician satisfaction
    Charles O Hershey
    Division of General Internal Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Am J Med Qual 17:126-35. 2002
    ..The implementation of a self-administered history questionnaire in an urban primary care clinic resulted in improved chart quality and improved satisfaction of physicians and patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint New strains of bacteria and exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Sanjay Sethi
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:465-71. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that the acquisition of a new strain of a pathogenic bacterial species is associated with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  13. pmc Moraxella catarrhalis in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: burden of disease and immune response
    Timothy F Murphy
    Buffalo Veterans Affairs Medical Center 151, 3495 Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:195-9. 2005
    ..Moraxella catarrhalis is frequently present in the sputum of adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Little is known about the role of M. catarrhalis in this common disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adhesion molecules in patients with coronary artery disease and moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Ali A El-Solh
    Department of Medicine, James P Nolan Clinical Research Center, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Veterans Affairs Western New York Health Care System, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Chest 121:1541-7. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that soluble intercellular adhesion molecule (ICAM)-1, vascular cell adhesion molecule (VCAM)-1, L-selectin, and E-selectin levels are correlated with OSA independent of coexisting coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Strain-specific immune response to Haemophilus influenzae in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Sanjay Sethi
    Department of Medicine, University of Buffalo SUNY and the Veterans Affairs Western New York Healthcare System, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:448-53. 2004
    ..2%) heterologous strains. Development of an immune response to H. influenzae supports its role in causing exacerbations. The strain specificity of the immune response likely represents a mechanism of recurrent exacerbations...
  16. ncbi request reprint A novel approach for quality control of total lung capacity in the clinical pulmonary function laboratory: a study in a veteran population
    Holger J Schunemann
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Respirology 8:365-70. 2003
    ..Second, we measured the test-retest variability of TLCb, TLCm and TLC measured by single breath helium dilution (TLCs) to assess the consistency of the measurements...
  17. pmc A decision aid for COPD patients considering inhaled steroid therapy: development and before and after pilot testing
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:12. 2007
    ..An area not covered by a DA is the decision of a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to use inhaled steroids which requires balancing the benefits and downsides of therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of positional sleep apnea in patients undergoing polysomnography
    M Jeffery Mador
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Section 111S, State University of New York at Buffalo, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Western New York Healthcare Sytem, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Chest 128:2130-7. 2005
    ..A secondary aim was to determine if positional sleep apnea can be diagnosed accurately during a split-night study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Central sleep apnea induced by acute ingestion of opioids
    Mohammed Mogri
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Chest 133:1484-8. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Systemic administration of serotonin 2A/2C agonist improves upper airway stability in Zucker rats
    Toshiyuki Ogasa
    Division of Pulmonary, Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:804-10. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Is being breastfed as an infant associated with adult pulmonary function?
    Aasma Shaukat
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 24:327-33. 2005
    ..Our aim was to determine whether a history of having been breastfed as an infant is a determinant of adult pulmonary function...
  22. ncbi request reprint Simulated obesity-related changes in lung volume increases airway responsiveness in lean, nonasthmatic subjects
    Li Ying Wang
    School and Graduate Institute of Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 100, Taiwan, ROC
    Chest 130:834-40. 2006
    ..5, 5, 10, and 25 mg/mL) with the following: (1) no intervention (control); (2) external chest loading (CL); (3) LLC; and (4) CL and LLC (COMB) on separate days. Lung function was measured before and after CL, LLC, and COMB were applied...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary function and abdominal adiposity in the general population
    Heather M Ochs-Balcom
    INFORMA, National Cancer Institute Regina Elena, Rome, Via Elio Chianesi 53, 00144 Rome, Italy
    Chest 129:853-62. 2006
    ..The mechanism for this association and the best marker of abdominal adiposity in relation to pulmonary function is not known...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prediction of the apnea-hypopnea index from overnight pulse oximetry
    Ulysses J Magalang
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, University at Buffalo, New York, USA
    Chest 124:1694-701. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint High-resolution CT findings in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis: correlation with the degree of smear positivity
    Fatih Ors
    Department of Radiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    J Thorac Imaging 22:154-9. 2007
    ..However, there is no study suggesting a relationship between AFB on sputum smears and radiologic extent of disease based on HRCT findings...
  26. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and chronic opioid therapy
    Lynn R Webster
    Lifetree Clinical Research and Pain Clinic, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Pain Med 9:425-32. 2008
    ..To assess the relation between medications prescribed for chronic pain and sleep apnea...
  27. ncbi request reprint Physiologic evidence for the efficacy of positive expiratory pressure as an airway clearance technique in patients with cystic fibrosis
    Joan C Darbee
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Division of Physical Therapy, College of Health Sciences, University of Kentucky, 900 S Limestone Street, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Phys Ther 84:524-37. 2004
    ..Therefore, this preliminary investigation described responses in distribution of ventilation and gas mixing to PEP breathing for patients with moderate to severe CF lung disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Comparison of mortality between private for-profit and private not-for-profit hemodialysis centers: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    P J Devereaux
    Depatment of Medicine, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    JAMA 288:2449-57. 2002
    ..There has been extensive debate about whether the profit status of these facilities influences patient mortality...