M W Quasney

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Affiliation: University of Tennessee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Plastic bronchitis occurring late after the Fontan procedure: treatment with aerosolized urokinase
    M W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Crit Care Med 28:2107-11. 2000
  2. ncbi Routine chest radiographs in pediatric intensive care units
    M W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, Le Bonheur Children s Medical Center, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, USA
    Pediatrics 107:241-8. 2001
  3. ncbi Increased frequency of alleles associated with elevated tumor necrosis factor-alpha levels in children with Kawasaki disease
    M W Quasney
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, LeBonheur Children s Medical Center, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, USA
    Pediatr Res 49:686-90. 2001
  4. ncbi Increased frequency of the tumor necrosis factor-alpha-308 A allele in adults with human immunodeficiency virus dementia
    M W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee, Memphis, USA
    Ann Neurol 50:157-62. 2001
  5. ncbi Association between surfactant protein B + 1580 polymorphism and the risk of respiratory failure in adults with community-acquired pneumonia
    Michael W Quasney
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Children s Foundation Research Center of Memphis, Le Bonheur Children s Medical Center, 50 N Dunlap, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1115-9. 2004
  6. ncbi Tumor necrosis factor-alpha allele lymphotoxin-alpha+250 is associated with the presence and severity of placental inflammation among preterm births
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Res 56:94-8. 2004
  7. ncbi Polymorphism of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and risk and severity of bronchopulmonary dysplasia among very low birth weight infants
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Hutzel Women s Hospital, 4707 St Antoine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e243-8. 2004
  8. ncbi Genetic influences on severe lung injury: how many more genes?
    Michael W Quasney
    Crit Care Med 35:976-7. 2007
  9. doi Haplotypes of tumor necrosis factor gene and tracheal aspirate fluid levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in preterm infants
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Res 64:165-70. 2008
  10. ncbi Clinical relevance of angiotensin-converting enzyme gene polymorphisms to predict risk of mechanical ventilation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Sachin Yende
    Physician Research Network SY, Methodist Healthcare Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:922-7. 2004

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Publications22

  1. ncbi Plastic bronchitis occurring late after the Fontan procedure: treatment with aerosolized urokinase
    M W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Crit Care Med 28:2107-11. 2000
    ..To describe the use of aerosolized urokinase in a patient with plastic bronchitis after a Fontan procedure...
  2. ncbi Routine chest radiographs in pediatric intensive care units
    M W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, Le Bonheur Children s Medical Center, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, USA
    Pediatrics 107:241-8. 2001
    ..To determine whether interventions were performed based on portable routine morning chest x-rays (CXRs) in pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) patients and to identify patient subgroups for whom the routine CXR is most useful...
  3. ncbi Increased frequency of alleles associated with elevated tumor necrosis factor-alpha levels in children with Kawasaki disease
    M W Quasney
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, LeBonheur Children s Medical Center, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, USA
    Pediatr Res 49:686-90. 2001
    ..The increased frequency of the high secretor alleles in white children with KD suggests that these loci may be related to susceptibility to KD and to outcome after disease...
  4. ncbi Increased frequency of the tumor necrosis factor-alpha-308 A allele in adults with human immunodeficiency virus dementia
    M W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee, Memphis, USA
    Ann Neurol 50:157-62. 2001
    ..11). The increased frequency of the A allele in HlV-infected adults with dementia suggests that this locus may play a role in the pathophysiology of dementia and suggests a genetic predisposition for the development of HIV dementia...
  5. ncbi Association between surfactant protein B + 1580 polymorphism and the risk of respiratory failure in adults with community-acquired pneumonia
    Michael W Quasney
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Children s Foundation Research Center of Memphis, Le Bonheur Children s Medical Center, 50 N Dunlap, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1115-9. 2004
    ..The objective was to determine whether the SP-B + 1580 CC genotype is associated with an increased risk of respiratory failure and ARDS in adults with community-acquired pneumonia...
  6. ncbi Tumor necrosis factor-alpha allele lymphotoxin-alpha+250 is associated with the presence and severity of placental inflammation among preterm births
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Res 56:94-8. 2004
    ..05). The AA genotype of LT-alpha+250 is associated with the development of chorioamnionitis among preterm births. The A allele of LT-alpha+250 seems to worsen the degree of placental inflammation...
  7. ncbi Polymorphism of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and risk and severity of bronchopulmonary dysplasia among very low birth weight infants
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Hutzel Women s Hospital, 4707 St Antoine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e243-8. 2004
    ..High levels of TNF-alpha may promote chronic inflammation by overwhelming counter-regulatory mechanisms and may lead to the development of BPD. Low levels of TNF-alpha may decrease the risk and/or severity of BPD...
  8. ncbi Genetic influences on severe lung injury: how many more genes?
    Michael W Quasney
    Crit Care Med 35:976-7. 2007
  9. doi Haplotypes of tumor necrosis factor gene and tracheal aspirate fluid levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in preterm infants
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Res 64:165-70. 2008
    ..Fetal chorioamnionitis but not bronchopulmonary dysplasia was associated with infants' diplotypes (p < 0.005). Haplotypes of the TNF gene influence TAF levels of TNF-alpha. Diplotypes of TNF are associated with fetal chorioamnionitis...
  10. ncbi Clinical relevance of angiotensin-converting enzyme gene polymorphisms to predict risk of mechanical ventilation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Sachin Yende
    Physician Research Network SY, Methodist Healthcare Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:922-7. 2004
    ..Therefore, we examined interactions between these polymorphisms...
  11. ncbi A region of the third intracellular loop of the short form of the D2 dopamine receptor dictates Gi coupling specificity
    Susan E Senogles
    Department of Molecular Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 858 Madison Avenue, Suite G01, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:1601-6. 2004
    ..These results suggest that this region of the third cytoplasmic loop is crucial for determining G(i) protein coupling specificity...
  12. doi Genetic variation, acute lung injury, and Kipling's six honest serving men
    Michael W Quasney
    Crit Care Med 36:2678-80. 2008
  13. ncbi Heat shock protein 70-2+1267 AA homozygotes have an increased risk of septic shock in adults with community-acquired pneumonia
    Grant W Waterer
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia
    Crit Care Med 31:1367-72. 2003
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  14. ncbi Association of tumor necrosis factor gene polymorphisms and prolonged mechanical ventilation after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Sachin Yende
    Methodist Healthcare University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:133-40. 2003
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  15. ncbi Intracellular adhesion molecule Gly241Arg polymorphism has no impact on ARDS or septic shock in community-acquired pneumonia
    Michael W Quasney
    Department of Pediatrics, Crippled Children s Foundation Research Center, University of Tennessee, Memphis, 38103, USA
    Chest 121:85S-86S. 2002
  16. ncbi Tumor necrosis factor gene polymorphisms and the variable presentation and outcome of community-acquired pneumonia
    Richard G Wunderink
    Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare Foundation, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Chest 121:87S. 2002
  17. ncbi Angiotensin-converting enzyme genetic variation and lung injury: are we genetically predisposed to develop acute respiratory distress syndrome?
    Michael W Quasney
    Crit Care Med 34:1261-2. 2006
  18. ncbi Beta2-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms in African American children with status asthmaticus
    Lama ElBahlawan
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:15-8. 2006
    ..Genetic polymorphisms within the gene coding for this receptor influence responsiveness of the receptor. A number of these polymorphisms differ in frequency in the African American and white populations...
  19. ncbi Deletion allele of angiotensin-converting enzyme is associated with increased risk and severity of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    S Nadya J Kazzi
    Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich 48201, USA
    J Pediatr 147:818-22. 2005
    ..To explore whether the deletion (D) allele of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) is associated with the risk or severity of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) among very low birth weight (BW) infants...
  20. ncbi Genetic polymorphisms in sepsis
    Mary K Dahmer
    Department of Molecular Sciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:S61-73. 2005
    ..Some of this variability in the host may be due to genetic variation in genes coding for components of the innate immune response...
  21. ncbi Angiotensin-converting enzyme genotype and outcome in pediatric IgA nephropathy
    Noel M Delos Santos
    Children s Foundation Research Center at the Le Bonheur Children s Medical Center, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:496-502. 2002
    ..37 (P=0.031). Our data, while inconclusive, suggest that the ACE D allele may associate with poor outcome in pediatric IgAN...
  22. ncbi Decreasing beta-lactam resistance in Pneumococci from the Memphis region: analysis of 2,152 isolates From 1996 to 2001
    Grant W Waterer
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Chest 124:519-25. 2003
    ..In recent years, we have seen a significant shift in antibiotic use away from beta-lactams toward the newer quinolones and macrolides. We hypothesized that these changes would cause a shift in pneumococcal antibiotic resistance patterns...