Christopher G Slatore
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Sulfonamide hypersensitivityChristopher G Slatore
Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 24:477-90, vii. 2004..Whether the sulfa moiety confers a risk of cross-reaction is controversial. The preponderance of available evidence suggests that sulfonamide antibiotics probably do not cross-react with sulfonamide nonantibiotics...
- Bronchial-pulmonary artery fistula with fatal massive hemoptysis caused by anastomotic bronchial Aspergillus infection in a lung transplant recipientChristopher G Slatore
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Respir Care 52:1542-5. 2007
- Long-term use of supplemental multivitamins, vitamin C, vitamin E, and folate does not reduce the risk of lung cancerChristopher G Slatore
University of Washington, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Box 356522, Seattle, WA 98195 6522, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:524-30. 2008..Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related mortality in the United States. Although supplements are used by half the population, limited information is available about their specific effect on lung cancer risk...
- Cost-effectiveness of a smoking cessation program implemented at the time of surgery for lung cancerChristopher G Slatore
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Thorac Oncol 4:499-504. 2009..Perioperative smoking cessation is associated with improved survival, but the cost-effectiveness of a smoking cessation program initiated immediately before surgery is unknown...
- Association of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with lung cancer: results from a large cohort studyChristopher G Slatore
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6522, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1203-7. 2009..Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related mortality. Smoking cessation is crucial to decrease risk, but additional prevention modalities are needed. The use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) may be promising...
- The association of inhaled corticosteroid use with serum glucose concentration in a large cohortChristopher G Slatore
Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
Am J Med 122:472-8. 2009..Inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) are widely used in the treatment of obstructive lung disease. ICSs have been shown to be systemically absorbed. The association between ICS and serum glucose concentration is unknown...
- Prediagnostic nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and lung cancer survival in the VITAL studyTheodore M Brasky
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Cancer Prevention Program, Seattle, WA, USA
J Thorac Oncol 7:1503-12. 2012..Inflammation is important for lung oncogenesis. Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has been shown to improve colorectal cancer survival. However, few studies have examined the association in lung cancer patients...
- Adherence to long-acting inhaled therapies among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)Laura M Cecere
Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
COPD 9:251-8. 2012..Long-acting inhaled medications are an important component of the treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), yet few studies have examined the determinants of medication adherence among this patient population...
- Obesity and COPD: associated symptoms, health-related quality of life, and medication useLaura M Cecere
Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
COPD 8:275-84. 2011..We compared dyspnea, health-related quality of life (HRQoL), exacerbations, and inhaled medication use among patients who are overweight and obese to those of normal weight with COPD...
- What the heck is a "nodule"? A qualitative study of veterans with pulmonary nodulesChristopher G Slatore
Health Services Research and Development, Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
Ann Am Thorac Soc 10:330-5. 2013..The psychosocial outcomes associated with incidental nodule detection in general practice settings are virtually unknown...
- Use of glucosamine and chondroitin and lung cancer risk in the VITamins And Lifestyle (VITAL) cohortTheodore M Brasky
Cancer Prevention Unit, The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, M4 B402, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
Cancer Causes Control 22:1333-42. 2011..After an additional year of follow-up, we further examined the association including frequency/duration of use, interaction with factors associated with inflammation, and lung cancer histology...
- Patient-clinician communication about end-of-life care topics: is anyone talking to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?Lynn F Reinke
Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
J Palliat Med 14:923-8. 2011....
- The association of depression and preferences for life-sustaining treatments in veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseLynn F Reinke
Health Services Research and Development, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 41:402-11. 2011..Examining the relationship between patient preferences for life-sustaining treatments and depressive symptoms is important for clinicians engaging in end-of-life care discussions...
- Preoperative PET and the reduction of unnecessary surgery among newly diagnosed lung cancer patients in a community settingSteven B Zeliadt
Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Seattle, Washington
J Nucl Med 55:379-85. 2014..The goals of this study were to examine the real-world effectiveness of PET in avoiding unnecessary surgery for newly diagnosed patients with non-small cell lung cancer...
- Lung cancer stage at diagnosis: Individual associations in the prospective VITamins and lifestyle (VITAL) cohortChristopher G Slatore
Portland VA Medical Center, Health Services Research and Development, Portland, OR, USA
BMC Cancer 11:228. 2011..We used data from a prospective cohort study to evaluate associations of demographic, health history, and health behaviors with early versus late stage at diagnosis of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and small cell lung cancer risk in the VITAL studyTheodore M Brasky
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Cancer Prevention Program, Seattle, WA, USA
Lung Cancer 77:260-4. 2012..Large, prospective studies with comprehensive assessments of NSAID use and smoking history and data on both men and women, are needed in order to better understand the association between use of aspirin and SCLC...
- Sleep quality and its association with delirium among veterans enrolled in hospiceChristopher G Slatore
Health Services Research and Development, Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:317-26. 2012..The objectives of this study were to describe sleep quality and evaluate the association of sleep quality with delirium onset among patients enrolled in hospice...
- Follow-up and surveillance of the patient with lung cancer after curative-intent therapy: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelinesHenri G Colt
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
Chest 143:e437S-54S. 2013..Particular updates pertain to whether imaging studies, health-related quality-of-life (HRQOL) measures, tumor markers, and bronchoscopy improve outcomes after curative-intent therapy...
- Patient-clinician communication: associations with important health outcomes among veterans with COPDChristopher G Slatore
Health Services Research and Development, Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Chest 138:628-34. 2010..High quality patient-clinician communication is widely advocated, but little is known about which health outcomes are associated with communication for patients with COPD...
- Effect of NSAIDs on risk of Incident Lung Cancer: a cohort studyChristopher Slatore; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results of this study will provide extremely useful information regarding possible chemopreventative effects of NSAIDs as well as elucidate possible underlying biologic pathways in lung cancer pathogenesis. ..