C A Sorkness

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reproducibility of the airway response to an exercise protocol standardized for intensity, duration, and inspired air conditions, in subjects with symptoms suggestive of asthma
    Sandra D Anderson
    Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, 11 West, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Respir Res 11:120. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Recruitment strategies in the Asthma Clinical Research Network
    C A Sorkness
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 3244, USA
    Control Clin Trials 22:222S-35S. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term comparison of 3 controller regimens for mild-moderate persistent childhood asthma: the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial
    Christine A Sorkness
    Clinical Science Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:64-72. 2007
  4. pmc Phenotypic predictors of long-term response to inhaled corticosteroid and leukotriene modifier therapies in pediatric asthma
    Jason E Knuffman
    Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:411-6. 2009
  5. pmc Randomized trial of omalizumab (anti-IgE) for asthma in inner-city children
    William W Busse
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:1005-15. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Variability in asthma severity in pediatric subjects with asthma previously receiving short-acting beta2-agonists
    Bradley E Chipps
    Capital Allergy and Respiratory Disease Center, Sacramento, California 95819, and University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Pediatr 148:517-21. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Traditional and new approaches to asthma monitoring
    Christine A Sorkness
    School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, 777 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Respir Care 53:593-9; discussion 599-601. 2008
  8. pmc Step-up therapy for children with uncontrolled asthma receiving inhaled corticosteroids
    Robert F Lemanske
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:975-85. 2010
  9. pmc Association of obstructive sleep apnea risk with asthma control in adults
    Mihaela Teodorescu
    Medical Service, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    Chest 138:543-50. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroid reduction and elimination in patients with persistent asthma receiving salmeterol: a randomized controlled trial
    R F Lemanske
    University of Wisconsin Children s Hospital, 600 Highland Ave, K4 916 9988, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    JAMA 285:2594-603. 2001

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Publications33

  1. pmc Reproducibility of the airway response to an exercise protocol standardized for intensity, duration, and inspired air conditions, in subjects with symptoms suggestive of asthma
    Sandra D Anderson
    Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, 11 West, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Respir Res 11:120. 2010
    ..This study examined reproducibility of % fall in FEV1 and area under the FEV1 time curve for 30 minutes in response to two exercise tests performed with the same intensity and duration of exercise, and inspired air conditions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recruitment strategies in the Asthma Clinical Research Network
    C A Sorkness
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 3244, USA
    Control Clin Trials 22:222S-35S. 2001
    ..Particular attention is given to the strategies for the recruitment of women and minorities. Finally, the specific strategies of each of the six ACRN clinical centers are presented...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term comparison of 3 controller regimens for mild-moderate persistent childhood asthma: the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial
    Christine A Sorkness
    Clinical Science Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:64-72. 2007
    ..More evidence is needed on which to base recommendations for treatment of mild-moderate persistent asthma in school-aged children...
  4. pmc Phenotypic predictors of long-term response to inhaled corticosteroid and leukotriene modifier therapies in pediatric asthma
    Jason E Knuffman
    Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:411-6. 2009
    ..In children with mild-to-moderate persistent asthma, identification of phenotypic predictors to guide selection of a controller regimen is essential...
  5. pmc Randomized trial of omalizumab (anti-IgE) for asthma in inner-city children
    William W Busse
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:1005-15. 2011
    ..It has also revealed the limitations of environmental remediation and guidelines-based therapy in achieving greater disease control...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variability in asthma severity in pediatric subjects with asthma previously receiving short-acting beta2-agonists
    Bradley E Chipps
    Capital Allergy and Respiratory Disease Center, Sacramento, California 95819, and University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Pediatr 148:517-21. 2006
    ..At baseline, all subjects met National Asthma Education and Prevention Program criteria for moderate/severe asthma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Traditional and new approaches to asthma monitoring
    Christine A Sorkness
    School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, 777 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Respir Care 53:593-9; discussion 599-601. 2008
    ..New approaches to asthma monitoring, such as airway hyperresponsiveness, sputum eosinophils, exhaled nitric oxide, and pharmacogenetic measurements, will be critiqued...
  8. pmc Step-up therapy for children with uncontrolled asthma receiving inhaled corticosteroids
    Robert F Lemanske
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:975-85. 2010
    ..For children who have uncontrolled asthma despite the use of low-dose inhaled corticosteroids (ICS), evidence to guide step-up therapy is lacking...
  9. pmc Association of obstructive sleep apnea risk with asthma control in adults
    Mihaela Teodorescu
    Medical Service, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    Chest 138:543-50. 2010
    ..Unrecognized obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may lead to poor asthma control despite optimal therapy. Our objective was to evaluate the relationship between OSA risk and asthma control in adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroid reduction and elimination in patients with persistent asthma receiving salmeterol: a randomized controlled trial
    R F Lemanske
    University of Wisconsin Children s Hospital, 600 Highland Ave, K4 916 9988, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    JAMA 285:2594-603. 2001
    ..Inhaled long-acting beta(2)-agonists improve asthma control when added to inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) therapy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Potential interaction between warfarin and dicloxacillin
    A T Mailloux
    School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 30:1402-7. 1996
    ..To report a case and retrospective review of seven patients who experienced a decrease in prothrombin time during concomitant administration of warfarin and dicloxacillin...
  12. ncbi request reprint The use of inhaled corticosteroids in adult asthma
    Anthony G Staresinic
    Pharmacy Practice Division, University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, 777 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705 2222, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:1035-47. 2002
    ..The use of ICS in patients whose asthma is mild, with essentially normal lung function, and infrequent symptoms also remains unstudied. For the time being, ICS remain the first line of asthma treatment for adults with persistent disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characterization of within-subject responses to fluticasone and montelukast in childhood asthma
    Stanley J Szefler
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:233-42. 2005
    ..Responses to inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) and leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs) vary among asthmatic patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anti-immunoglobulin E therapy with omalizumab for asthma
    Leslie Hendeles
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy and Pediatric Pulmonary Division, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1397-410. 2007
    ..To evaluate data on anti-immunoglobulin E (anti-IgE) therapy for asthma...
  15. pmc The Predicting Response to Inhaled Corticosteroid Efficacy (PRICE) trial
    Richard J Martin
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:73-80. 2007
    ..Although guidelines recommend anti-inflammatory therapy for persistent asthma, recent studies suggest that 25% to 35% of patients with asthma may not improve lung function with inhaled corticosteroids...
  16. pmc Smoking affects response to inhaled corticosteroids or leukotriene receptor antagonists in asthma
    Stephen C Lazarus
    University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 1083, San Francisco, CA 94143 0111, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:783-90. 2007
    ..One-quarter to one-third of individuals with asthma smoke, which may affect response to therapy and contribute to poor asthma control...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship of exhaled nitric oxide to clinical and inflammatory markers of persistent asthma in children
    Robert C Strunk
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:883-92. 2003
    ..Insufficient information is available concerning correlations between eNO and biologic, physiologic, and clinical characteristics of asthma in children currently not taking controller medications...
  18. pmc Combination therapy with a long-acting beta-agonist and a leukotriene antagonist in moderate asthma
    Aaron Deykin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:228-34. 2007
    ..The elements of asthma control achieved by LABAs (improved lung function) and leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs; protection against exacerbations) may be complementary as well...
  19. pmc Management of asthma based on exhaled nitric oxide in addition to guideline-based treatment for inner-city adolescents and young adults: a randomised controlled trial
    Stanley J Szefler
    National Jewish Health, Denver, CO, USA
    Lancet 372:1065-72. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Significant variability in response to inhaled corticosteroids for persistent asthma
    Stanley J Szefler
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 109:410-8. 2002
    ..A clinical model is needed to compare inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) with respect to efficacy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Classifying asthma severity in children: mismatch between symptoms, medication use, and lung function
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:426-32. 2004
    ..FEV(1) is generally normal, even in severe persistent childhood asthma, whereas FEV(1)/FVC declines as asthma severity increases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Use of regularly scheduled albuterol treatment in asthma: genotype-stratified, randomised, placebo-controlled cross-over trial
    Elliot Israel
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 364:1505-12. 2004
    ..However, the existence of any genotype-dependent difference has not been tested in a prospective clinical trial...
  23. ncbi request reprint Response profiles to fluticasone and montelukast in mild-to-moderate persistent childhood asthma
    Robert S Zeiger
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:45-52. 2006
    ..Outcome data are needed to base recommendations for controller asthma medication use in school-aged children...
  24. pmc beta-Adrenergic receptor polymorphisms and response to salmeterol
    Michael E Wechsler
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:519-26. 2006
    ..Several studies suggest that patients with asthma who are homozygous for arginine at the 16th position of the beta2-adrenergic receptor may not benefit from short-acting beta-agonists...
  25. ncbi request reprint Daily versus as-needed corticosteroids for mild persistent asthma
    Homer A Boushey
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:1519-28. 2005
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  26. ncbi request reprint Sputum eosinophil counts predict asthma control after discontinuation of inhaled corticosteroids
    Aaron Deykin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:720-7. 2005
    ..Although inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs) are effective in preventing deterioration in asthma control, at least half of subjects with mild-to-moderate asthma will remain stable when these agents are discontinued...
  27. ncbi request reprint Systemic effect comparisons of six inhaled corticosteroid preparations
    Richard J Martin
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:1377-83. 2002
    ..This study represents the first step in evaluation of ICS efficacy based on equisystemic (cortisol suppression) effects of a given ICS, rather than doses judged arbitrarily to be comparable on a microgram basis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Development of the asthma control test: a survey for assessing asthma control
    Robert A Nathan
    Asthma and allergy Associates and Research Center, Colorado Springs, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:59-65. 2004
    ..In a busy clinic practice with limited time and resources, there is need for a simple method for assessing asthma control with or without lung function testing...
  29. pmc Guideline-defining asthma clinical trials of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Asthma Clinical Research Network and Childhood Asthma Research and Education Network
    Loren C Denlinger
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:3-11; quiz 12-3. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint IgE-blocking therapy for difficult-to-treat asthma: a brief review
    Gailen D Marshall
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston Medical School, USA
    Manag Care 13:45-50. 2004
    ..To review the characteristics of difficult-to-treat asthma and describe patients who may benefit from therapy with the recently approved humanized monoclonal antiimmunoglobulin E (IgE) antibody, omalizumab...
  31. pmc Internet telehealth for pediatric asthma case management: integrating computerized and case manager features for tailoring a Web-based asthma education program
    Meg Wise
    Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin Madison in Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Health Promot Pract 8:282-91. 2007
    ..Implications for health education for chronic disease management are raised...
  32. ncbi request reprint Long-term inhaled corticosteroids in preschool children at high risk for asthma
    Theresa W Guilbert
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:1985-97. 2006
    ..It is unknown whether inhaled corticosteroids can modify the subsequent development of asthma in preschool children at high risk for asthma...
  33. ncbi request reprint Asthma Control Test: reliability, validity, and responsiveness in patients not previously followed by asthma specialists
    Michael Schatz
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92111, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:549-56. 2006
    ..The development of the Asthma Control Test (ACT), a short, simple, patient-based tool for identifying patients with poorly controlled asthma, was recently described in patients under the routine care of an asthma specialist...