T McNearney

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Unusual Occurrence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) diagnosed in 2 young Hispanic patients with diffuse systemic sclerosis (dSSc)
    Michelle E Eisenberg
    Division of Rheumatology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 13:363-4. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prolonged treatment with transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) modulates neuro-gastric motility and plasma levels of vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP), motilin and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in systemic sclerosis
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:140-50. 2013
  3. pmc Excitatory amino acids display compartmental disparity between plasma and synovial fluid in clinical arthropathies
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 6:492-7. 2013
  4. pmc Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) enhances functional thermal and chemical responses of TRP cation channels in human synoviocytes
    Mikhail Y Kochukov
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Mol Pain 5:49. 2009
  5. pmc Enkephalin-encoding herpes simplex virus-1 decreases inflammation and hotplate sensitivity in a chronic pancreatitis model
    Hong Yang
    Dept of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Mol Pain 4:8. 2008
  6. pmc Predictors of interstitial lung disease in early systemic sclerosis: a prospective longitudinal study of the GENISOS cohort
    Shervin Assassi
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunogenetics, University of Texas Houston, 6431 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R166. 2010
  7. doi request reprint What factors relate to job satisfaction among rheumatologists?
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 14:133-7. 2008
  8. pmc Excitatory amino acids, TNF-alpha, and chemokine levels in synovial fluids of patients with active arthropathies
    T McNearney
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1043, USA
    Clin Exp Immunol 137:621-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary involvement in systemic sclerosis: associations with genetic, serologic, sociodemographic, and behavioral factors
    Terry A McNearney
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas 77555 1165, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:318-26. 2007
  10. pmc Perceived functioning has ethnic-specific associations in systemic sclerosis: another dimension of personalized medicine
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas 77555 1165, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2724-32. 2009

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Unusual Occurrence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) diagnosed in 2 young Hispanic patients with diffuse systemic sclerosis (dSSc)
    Michelle E Eisenberg
    Division of Rheumatology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 13:363-4. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prolonged treatment with transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) modulates neuro-gastric motility and plasma levels of vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP), motilin and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in systemic sclerosis
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:140-50. 2013
    ..We assessed the effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) on neurogastric functioning in scleroderma patients...
  3. pmc Excitatory amino acids display compartmental disparity between plasma and synovial fluid in clinical arthropathies
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Pathol 6:492-7. 2013
    ..The source of SF EAA concentrations are thought in large part to be secondary to passive diffusion from the plasma across synovial membranes and less so, reflective of local synovial pathology...
  4. pmc Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) enhances functional thermal and chemical responses of TRP cation channels in human synoviocytes
    Mikhail Y Kochukov
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Mol Pain 5:49. 2009
    ..3221 x 10(-10) g/l)...
  5. pmc Enkephalin-encoding herpes simplex virus-1 decreases inflammation and hotplate sensitivity in a chronic pancreatitis model
    Hong Yang
    Dept of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Mol Pain 4:8. 2008
    ..The model was used to assess time course and efficacy of a replication defective herpes simplex virus type 1 vector construct delivering human cDNA encoding preproenkephalin (HSV-ENK)...
  6. pmc Predictors of interstitial lung disease in early systemic sclerosis: a prospective longitudinal study of the GENISOS cohort
    Shervin Assassi
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunogenetics, University of Texas Houston, 6431 Fannin, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R166. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint What factors relate to job satisfaction among rheumatologists?
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 14:133-7. 2008
    ..A severe shortage of practicing rheumatologists in the workforce is predicted over the next 2 decades. Identification of factors impacting job satisfaction will be needed to design interventional strategies for physician retention...
  8. pmc Excitatory amino acids, TNF-alpha, and chemokine levels in synovial fluids of patients with active arthropathies
    T McNearney
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 1043, USA
    Clin Exp Immunol 137:621-7. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary involvement in systemic sclerosis: associations with genetic, serologic, sociodemographic, and behavioral factors
    Terry A McNearney
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas 77555 1165, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:318-26. 2007
    ..To determine the relative contributions of genetic, clinical, serologic, sociodemographic, and behavioral/psychological variables to early pulmonary involvement in the Genetics versus Environment in Scleroderma Outcome Study cohort...
  10. pmc Perceived functioning has ethnic-specific associations in systemic sclerosis: another dimension of personalized medicine
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas 77555 1165, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2724-32. 2009
    ..To measure self-reported physical and mental functioning and associated clinical features at study entry in 3 ethnic groups with systemic sclerosis (SSc)...
  11. pmc Plasma endogenous enkephalin levels in early systemic sclerosis: clinical and laboratory associations
    Terry A McNearney
    Division of Rheumatology UTMB, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555 1165, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:S7-11. 2010
    ..We hypothesised that clinical or immunological variables of early systemic sclerosis (SSc) might be correlated to plasma enkephalin levels...
  12. ncbi request reprint An allograft inflammatory factor 1 (AIF1) single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) is associated with anticentromere antibody positive systemic sclerosis
    F Alkassab
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunogenetics, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTH, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1248-51. 2007
    ..To identify genetic associations between allograft inflammatory factor 1 (AIF1) and systemic sclerosis (SSc), or its subsets, using a single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) in a replicate case-control study...
  13. pmc Treatment of inflamed pancreas with enkephalin encoding HSV-1 recombinant vector reduces inflammatory damage and behavioral sequelae
    Ying Lu
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Mol Ther 15:1812-9. 2007
    ..Targeted transgene delivery and met-ENK expression successfully produced decreased inflammation in experimental pancreatitis...
  14. pmc Functional outcome after stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Tracy U Nguyen-Oghalai
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:984-8. 2008
    ..To compare outcomes following stroke rehabilitation among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) or systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) versus patients with neither RA nor SLE (non-RA/SLE)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Thermosensitive TRP ion channels mediate cytosolic calcium response in human synoviocytes
    Mikhail Y Kochukov
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Medical Research Bldg, Rm 10 138D, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 1043, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 291:C424-32. 2006
    ..We propose that the TRP channels are functionally expressed in human synoviocytes and may play a critical role in adaptive or pathological changes in articular surfaces during arthritic inflammation...
  16. doi request reprint Joint capsule treatment with enkephalin-encoding HSV-1 recombinant vector reduces inflammatory damage and behavioural sequelae in rat CFA monoarthritis
    Ying Lu
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 27:1153-65. 2008
    ..Targeted delivery of enkephalin-encoding HSV-1 vector generated safe, sustained opioid-induced analgesia with protective anti-inflammatory blunting in rat inflammatory arthritis...
  17. doi request reprint Factors that impact decision making among rheumatologists in the initiation of treatment for hypertension in rheumatoid arthritis
    Tracy U Nguyen-Oghalai
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 13:307-12. 2007
    ..Recent reviews recommend aggressive treatment of modifiable CV risk factors, including systemic hypertension (HTN)...
  18. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine use was associated with higher perceived physical and mental functioning in early systemic sclerosis
    Sonya E Hunnicutt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Explore (NY) 4:259-63. 2008
    ..This study assessed the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies in patients with early systemic sclerosis (scleroderma, SSc)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Lack of association of a functionally relevant single nucleotide polymorphism of matrix metalloproteinase-1 promoter with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
    R W Johnson
    Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunogenetics, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Genes Immun 2:273-5. 2001
    ..Furthermore, MMP-1 promoter genotypes did not significantly correlate with any of the major clinical manifestations of SSc...
  20. pmc Systemic sclerosis and lupus: points in an interferon-mediated continuum
    Shervin Assassi
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:589-98. 2010
    ..To investigate peripheral blood (PB) cell transcript profiles of systemic sclerosis (SSc) and its subtypes in direct comparison with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) improves upper GI symptoms and balances the sympathovagal activity in scleroderma patients
    Hanaa Sallam
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:1329-37. 2007
    ..6, P=0.02). In conclusion, TENS at GI acupoints offers a potential option in the treatment of upper GI symptoms, but further study is necessary...
  22. pmc A peripheral neuroimmune link: glutamate agonists upregulate NMDA NR1 receptor mRNA and protein, vimentin, TNF-alpha, and RANTES in cultured human synoviocytes
    Terry A McNearney
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 298:R584-98. 2010
    ..The influence of glutamate on subsequent release of cellular proinflammatory mediators in non-neural tissue for activation of downstream immune events supports a peripheral neuroimmune link in arthritis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Patients with systemic sclerosis have unique and persistent alterations in gastric myoelectrical activity with acupressure to Neiguan point PC6
    Dianne E Wollaston
    Department of Internal Medicine, Preventative Medicine and Community Health, Galveston, Texas, USA
    J Rheumatol 32:494-501. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of acupressure on gastric myoelectrical activity (GMA) in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) and its possible influence on SSc-associated gastrointestinal (GI) dysmotility disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Proton-sensing G protein-coupled receptor mobilizes calcium in human synovial cells
    Burgess N Christensen
    Dept of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1043, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 289:C601-8. 2005
    ..The acid-sensing receptor has distinct characteristics as a metabotropic G protein-coupled receptor on human synoviocytes in this emerging new class of receptors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Association of the PTPN22 R620W polymorphism with anti-topoisomerase I- and anticentromere antibody-positive systemic sclerosis
    Pravitt Gourh
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 54:3945-53. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Development of a preliminary scleroderma gastrointestinal tract 1.0 quality of life instrument
    Dinesh Khanna
    University of Cincinnati, The Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1280-6. 2007
    ..Gastrointestinal tract (GIT) involvement occurs in approximately 90% of patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) and has a major impact on health-related quality of life (HRQOL). We developed an HRQOL instrument for persons with SSc...