Gordon R Bloomberg

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Recurrent wheezing illness in preschool-aged children: assessment and management in primary care practice
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Postgrad Med 121:48-55. 2009
  2. pmc The Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) birth cohort study: design, methods, and study population
    James E Gern
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 9:17. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The influence of environment, as represented by diet and air pollution, upon incidence and prevalence of wheezing illnesses in young children
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 11:144-9. 2011
  4. pmc Socioeconomic, family, and pediatric practice factors that affect level of asthma control
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 123:829-35. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship of psychologic stress with childhood asthma
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Washington University Medical School, St Louis Children s Hospital, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 25:83-105. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospital readmissions for childhood asthma: a 10-year metropolitan study
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1068-76. 2003
  7. doi request reprint The exacerbation component of impairment and risk in pediatric asthma
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, One Children s Place, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 10:155-60. 2010
  8. pmc Signs and symptoms that precede wheezing in children with a pattern of moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing
    Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1077, USA
    J Pediatr 154:877-81.e4. 2009
  9. pmc Episodic use of an inhaled corticosteroid or leukotriene receptor antagonist in preschool children with moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1127-1135.e8. 2008
  10. pmc Azithromycin or montelukast as inhaled corticosteroid-sparing agents in moderate-to-severe childhood asthma study
    Robert C Strunk
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1138-1144.e4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Recurrent wheezing illness in preschool-aged children: assessment and management in primary care practice
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Postgrad Med 121:48-55. 2009
    ..Together with close monitoring, the physician will have a compass that effectively directs rational management...
  2. pmc The Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) birth cohort study: design, methods, and study population
    James E Gern
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    BMC Pulm Med 9:17. 2009
    ..This paper describes the study design, methods, and population of the Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) study, which was established to investigate the immunologic causes of asthma among inner-city children...
  3. doi request reprint The influence of environment, as represented by diet and air pollution, upon incidence and prevalence of wheezing illnesses in young children
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 11:144-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review is to consider the collective influence of factors affecting recurrent wheezing in young children...
  4. pmc Socioeconomic, family, and pediatric practice factors that affect level of asthma control
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 123:829-35. 2009
    ..Multiple issues play a role in the effective control of childhood asthma...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship of psychologic stress with childhood asthma
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Washington University Medical School, St Louis Children s Hospital, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 25:83-105. 2005
    ..Psychologic issues are important in the patient with severe asthma. The mind-body paradigm that links psychologic stress to disease is necessary when considering the global evaluation of childhood asthma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospital readmissions for childhood asthma: a 10-year metropolitan study
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1068-76. 2003
    ..Prior admission was a more specific indicator of readmission with greater positive predictive value than ethnicity or insurance status or their combination...
  7. doi request reprint The exacerbation component of impairment and risk in pediatric asthma
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, One Children s Place, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 10:155-60. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review is to report what has recently been learned about exacerbations...
  8. pmc Signs and symptoms that precede wheezing in children with a pattern of moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing
    Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1077, USA
    J Pediatr 154:877-81.e4. 2009
    ..To examine parent-reported signs and symptoms as antecedents of wheezing in preschool children with previous moderate to severe wheezing episodes, and to determine the predictive capacity of these symptom patterns for wheezing events...
  9. pmc Episodic use of an inhaled corticosteroid or leukotriene receptor antagonist in preschool children with moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1127-1135.e8. 2008
    ..Acute wheezing illnesses in preschoolers require better management strategies to reduce morbidity...
  10. pmc Azithromycin or montelukast as inhaled corticosteroid-sparing agents in moderate-to-severe childhood asthma study
    Robert C Strunk
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1138-1144.e4. 2008
    ..Clinical trials in children with moderate-to-severe persistent asthma are limited...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Long-term budesonide or nedocromil treatment, once discontinued, does not alter the course of mild to moderate asthma in children and adolescents
    Robert C Strunk
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr 154:682-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether long-term, continuous use of inhaled anti-inflammatory medications affects asthma outcomes in children with mild to moderate asthma after use is discontinued...
  13. pmc Urinary leukotriene E4/exhaled nitric oxide ratio and montelukast response in childhood asthma
    Nathan Rabinovitch
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Health and the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, Colo 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 126:545-51.e1-4. 2010
    ..A subset of children with asthma respond better to leukotriene receptor antagonists than to inhaled corticosteroids. Information is needed to identify children with these preferential responses...
  14. pmc Patient characteristics associated with improved outcomes with use of an inhaled corticosteroid in preschool children at risk for asthma
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63017, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:1077-82, 1082.e1-5. 2009
    ..However, determination of baseline features associated with ICS responsiveness may identify children most likely to benefit from ICS treatment...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Severe intermittent wheezing in preschool children: a distinct phenotype
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MOO 63110, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:604-10. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint Telephone coaching for parents of children with asthma: impact and lessons learned
    Jane M Garbutt
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:625-30. 2010
    ..To determine whether an asthma coaching program can improve parent and child asthma-related quality of life (QOL) and reduce urgent care events...
  18. ncbi request reprint A telephone coaching intervention to improve asthma self-management behaviors
    Lisa M Swerczek
    St Louis Children s Hospital Answer Line, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 39:125-30, 145. 2013
    ..A detailed description of the intervention is provided along with parent satisfaction results, an overview of the training used to prepare the nurses, and a discussion of the challenges experienced and lessons learned...
  19. pmc Comparison of the etiology of viral respiratory illnesses in inner-city and suburban infants
    James E Gern
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Infect Dis 206:1342-9. 2012
    ..Since inner-city infants have unique environmental exposures, we hypothesized that patterns of respiratory viral infections would also be distinct...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for asthma: atopic, pulmonary function, and psychological correlates among participants in the Childhood Asthma Management Program
    Leonard B Bacharier
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e85-92. 2003
    ..Sensitization and exposure to inhalant allergens have been identified as risk factors for asthma hospitalization...
  21. ncbi request reprint Omalizumab for asthma
    Robert C Strunk
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2689-95. 2006
  22. pmc Effect of long-term corticosteroid use on bone mineral density in children: a prospective longitudinal assessment in the childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP) study
    H William Kelly
    Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e53-61. 2008
    ..Thus, we assessed the effects of multiple short courses of oral corticosteroids and long-term inhaled corticosteroids on bone mineral accretion over a period of years...
  23. ncbi request reprint Predictors of repeat hospitalizations in children with asthma: the role of psychosocial and socioenvironmental factors
    Edith Chen
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, Campus Box 1125, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Health Psychol 22:12-8. 2003
    ..These findings could help guide future interventions targeted at the subgroup of children who represent a high proportion of asthma hospitalizations...
  24. pmc Antiviral IFN-γ responses of monocytes at birth predict respiratory tract illness in the first year of life
    Kaharu Sumino
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:1267-1273.e1. 2012
    ..However, the determinants of susceptibility to acute respiratory tract infections still need to be defined...
  25. ncbi request reprint Growth and bone density in children with mild-moderate asthma: a cross-sectional study in children entering the Childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP)
    H William Kelly
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, and the College of Pharmacy, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 5311, USA
    J Pediatr 142:286-91. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether mild-moderate persistent asthma sufficient to produce a decrease in baseline lung function is associated with an adverse effect on growth and bone mineral density (BMD) in children...
  26. ncbi request reprint Elective penicillin skin testing in a pediatric outpatient setting
    Barbara Capes Jost
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:807-12. 2006
    ..IgE-mediated penicillin allergy represents only a fraction of these adverse reactions...
  27. 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
    ....
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint The Prevention of Early Asthma in Kids study: design, rationale and methods for the Childhood Asthma Research and Education network
    Theresa W Guilbert
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, 1501 N Campbell Avenue, PO Box 245073, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Control Clin Trials 25:286-310. 2004
    ..These measures were chosen to reflect the progression of the disease from intermittent wheezing to persistent asthma and measurement of the extent of airflow limitation and airway reactivity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of asthma: is the answer in our differences?
    Gordon R Bloomberg
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 89:348-9. 2002