R M Jasmer

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Short-course rifampin and pyrazinamide compared with isoniazid for latent tuberculosis infection: a cost-effectiveness analysis based on a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:363-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis treatment outcomes: directly observed therapy compared with self-administered therapy
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Room 5K 1, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:561-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Recurrent tuberculosis in the United States and Canada: relapse or reinfection?
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1360-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure
    R M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Clin Monit Comput 16:403-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Latent tuberculosis infection
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1860-6. 2002
  6. pmc A prospective, multicenter study of laboratory cross-contamination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis cultures
    Robert M Jasmer
    San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1260-3. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic predictors of the etiology of computed tomography-diagnosed intrathoracic lymphadenopathy in HIV-infected patients
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:291-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Short-course rifampin and pyrazinamide compared with isoniazid for latent tuberculosis infection: a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert M Jasmer
    San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:640-7. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Twelve months of isoniazid compared with four months of isoniazid and rifampin for persons with radiographic evidence of previous tuberculosis: an outcome and cost-effectiveness analysis
    R M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 162:1648-52. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic predictors of the etiology of pulmonary nodules in HIV-infected patients
    R M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
    Chest 117:1023-30. 2000

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  1. ncbi request reprint Short-course rifampin and pyrazinamide compared with isoniazid for latent tuberculosis infection: a cost-effectiveness analysis based on a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, CA 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:363-9. 2004
    ..Under most circumstances, treatment of latent tuberculosis infection with isoniazid is cost-saving than treatment with RZ...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis treatment outcomes: directly observed therapy compared with self-administered therapy
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Room 5K 1, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:561-6. 2004
    ..We conclude that treatment plans that emphasize directly observed therapy from the start of therapy have the greatest success in improving tuberculosis treatment outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Recurrent tuberculosis in the United States and Canada: relapse or reinfection?
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1360-6. 2004
    ..We conclude that recurrent tuberculosis in the United States and Canada, countries with low rates of tuberculosis, is rarely due to reinfection with a new strain of M. tuberculosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure
    R M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Clin Monit Comput 16:403-8. 2000
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  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Latent tuberculosis infection
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1860-6. 2002
  6. pmc A prospective, multicenter study of laboratory cross-contamination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis cultures
    Robert M Jasmer
    San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1260-3. 2002
    ..Laboratory cross-contamination accounted for 2% of the positive cultures. Cross-contamination should be a concern when an isolate matches the genotype of another sample processed during the same period...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic predictors of the etiology of computed tomography-diagnosed intrathoracic lymphadenopathy in HIV-infected patients
    Robert M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:291-8. 2002
    ..Opportunistic infections and lymphoma are the most common causes, and specific clinical and radiographic features can suggest these particular diagnoses...
  8. ncbi request reprint Short-course rifampin and pyrazinamide compared with isoniazid for latent tuberculosis infection: a multicenter clinical trial
    Robert M Jasmer
    San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:640-7. 2002
    ..Clinical trials have not compared this treatment with isoniazid in adults without HIV infection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Twelve months of isoniazid compared with four months of isoniazid and rifampin for persons with radiographic evidence of previous tuberculosis: an outcome and cost-effectiveness analysis
    R M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 162:1648-52. 2000
    ..This advantage was maintained even when compared with 9 mo of isoniazid, the new American Thoracic Society/Centers for Disease Control (ATS/CDC) recommendation for treatment with isoniazid alone...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic predictors of the etiology of pulmonary nodules in HIV-infected patients
    R M Jasmer
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, and the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
    Chest 117:1023-30. 2000
    ..To determine the etiology and the clinical and radiographic predictors of the etiology of pulmonary nodules in a group of HIV-infected patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Multiple pulmonary nodules in AIDS: usefulness of CT in distinguishing among potential causes
    K J Edinburgh
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of California, San Francisco, USA
    Radiology 214:427-32. 2000
    ..To determine whether the computed tomographic (CT) appearances of multiple pulmonary nodules in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) can help differentiate the potential infectious and neoplastic causes...
  12. ncbi request reprint A 13-year molecular epidemiological analysis of tuberculosis in San Francisco
    A Cattamanchi
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:297-304. 2006
    ..We examined the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis (TB) in San Francisco during a 13-year period encompassing the peak of TB resurgence and subsequent decline to historic low levels...
  13. ncbi request reprint Update on the treatment of tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infection
    Henry M Blumberg
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    JAMA 293:2776-84. 2005
    ..The preferred regimen for the treatment of latent TB infection is 9 months of isoniazid. There is now renewed interest in and great need for the development of new drugs to treat TB and latent TB infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alveolar dead-space response to activated protein C in acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Richard H Kallet
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Francisco at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Respir Care 55:617-22. 2010
    ..This report provides indirect evidence that microvascular obstruction may play an important role in elevated V(D)/V(T) in early ARDS caused by severe sepsis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sarcoidosis following HIV infection: evidence for CD4+ lymphocyte dependence
    David G Morris
    Interstitial Lung Disease Program, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94142 0854, USA
    Chest 124:929-35. 2003
    ..The chronic granulomatous inflammation of sarcoidosis has been hypothesized to depend on the CD4+ T-helper lymphocyte. HIV infection, which depletes these cells, has been reported to attenuate the manifestations of sarcoidosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint A molecular epidemiological assessment of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in San Francisco
    Adrian Ong
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:25-31. 2004
    ..This high rate of clustering occurs because pleural TB is often an early manifestation of recent infection...
  17. ncbi request reprint The treatment of acidosis in acute lung injury with tris-hydroxymethyl aminomethane (THAM)
    R H Kallet
    Department of Anesthesia and Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco at San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:1149-53. 2000
    ..Although further studies are needed to confirm these observations, THAM appears to be an effective alternative to sodium bicarbonate for treating acidosis during ALI...
  18. doi request reprint Reaching the limits of tuberculosis prevention among foreign-born individuals: a tuberculosis-control program perspective
    Nicholas D Walter
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, 94110, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:103-6. 2008
    ..We report that 62% of these cases were not preventable and conclude that a further reduction in the incidence of tuberculosis among foreign-born persons will be modest without modification of current guidelines...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical implementation of the ARDS network protocol is associated with reduced hospital mortality compared with historical controls
    Richard H Kallet
    Department of Anesthesia, University of California, San Francisco at San Francisco General Hospital, California, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:925-9. 2005
    ..To assess the impact of implementing a low tidal volume ventilation strategy on hospital mortality for patients with acute lung injury or acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  20. ncbi request reprint Adverse events and treatment completion for latent tuberculosis in jail inmates and homeless persons
    Mark N Lobato
    CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mailstop E 10, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Chest 127:1296-303. 2005
    ..Recently, a short-course treatment using 60 daily doses of rifampin and pyrazinamide was recommended for latent tuberculosis (TB) infection (LTBI)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Rifampin and pyrazinamide for treatment of latent tuberculosis infection: is it safe?
    Robert M Jasmer
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:809-10. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint An official ATS statement: hepatotoxicity of antituberculosis therapy
    Jussi J Saukkonen
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:935-52. 2006
    ..Priorities for future studies to develop safer treatments for LTBI and for TB disease are presented...
  23. ncbi request reprint American Thoracic Society/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Infectious Diseases Society of America: treatment of tuberculosis
    Henry M Blumberg
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:603-62. 2003