F D Martinez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. Martinez F. The origins of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in early life. Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2009;6:272-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Novel strategies for primary prevention of chronic respiratory diseases will be based on the identification of the genetic and environmental factors that interactively cause these disruptions. ..
  2. Martinez F. The connection between early life wheezing and subsequent asthma: The viral march. Allergol Immunopathol (Madr). 2009;37:249-51 pubmed publisher
    ..7) The purpose of this brief comment is to review the evidence which suggests that susceptibility to infection with rhinovirus may be a critical additional factor explaining this connection. ..
  3. Martinez F, Chinchilli V, Morgan W, Boehmer S, Lemanske R, Mauger D, et al. Use of beclomethasone dipropionate as rescue treatment for children with mild persistent asthma (TREXA): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet. 2011;377:650-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Use of daily inhaled corticosteroid treatment and related side-effects such as growth impairment can therefore be avoided. National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. ..
  4. Martinez F. CD14, endotoxin, and asthma risk: actions and interactions. Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2007;4:221-5 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that the often encountered, limited replicability of genetic associations may, at least in part, be due to complex interactions between genes and environment in determining asthma-related outcomes. ..
  5. Martinez F, Vercelli D. Asthma. Lancet. 2013;382:1360-72 pubmed publisher
  6. Beamer P, Klimecki W, Loh M, Van Horne Y, Sugeng A, Lothrop N, et al. Association of Children's Urinary CC16 Levels with Arsenic Concentrations in Multiple Environmental Media. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016;13: pubmed publisher
    ..Future work to assess this possible mechanism should examine potential associations between airborne arsenic exposures, CC16 levels, lung function, and other possible confounders in children in arsenic-impacted communities. ..
  7. Beamer P, Klimecki W, Loh M, Van Horne Y, Sugeng A, Lothrop N, et al. Response to García-Nieto et al. Comments on Beamer et al. Association of Children's Urinary CC16 Levels with Arsenic Concentrations in Multiple Environmental Media. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2016, 13, 521. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016;13: pubmed
    ..We would like to thank the editors for providing us with the opportunity to respond to the points raised by Dr. García Nieto.[...]. ..