Joshua J Field

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Longitudinal analysis of pulmonary function in adults with sickle cell disease
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 83:574-6. 2008
  2. pmc Enuresis is a common and persistent problem among children and young adults with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Urology 72:81-4. 2008
  3. pmc Sibling history of asthma is a risk factor for pain in children with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 83:855-7. 2008
  4. pmc Airway hyperresponsiveness in children with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Box 8116, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO, 63110, USA
    Chest 139:563-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Urinary cysteinyl leukotriene E4 significantly increases during pain in children and adults with sickle cell disease
    Joshua J Field
    Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 84:231-3. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Urinary cysteinyl leukotriene E(4) is associated with increased risk for pain and acute chest syndrome in adults with sickle cell disease
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 84:158-60. 2009
  7. pmc Multi-modal intervention and prospective implementation of standardized sickle cell pain admission orders reduces 30-day readmission rate
    Melissa J Frei-Jones
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:401-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Growth of lung function in children with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:1061-6. 2008
  9. pmc Hospital admission for acute painful episode following methacholine challenge in an adolescent with sickle cell disease
    Jessica E Knight-Perry
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:728-30. 2009
  10. pmc Methacholine challenge in children with sickle cell disease: a case series
    Robert C Strunk
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:924-9. 2008

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Publications17

  1. pmc Longitudinal analysis of pulmonary function in adults with sickle cell disease
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 83:574-6. 2008
    ..Further studies are needed to identify factors which impact the rate of lung function decline in adults with SCD...
  2. pmc Enuresis is a common and persistent problem among children and young adults with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Urology 72:81-4. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe the prevalence of enuresis and nocturia among children and young adults with SCA and determine the relationship, if any, between these symptoms and SCA-related morbidity...
  3. pmc Sibling history of asthma is a risk factor for pain in children with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 83:855-7. 2008
    ..51, 95% CI= 0.92-2.62; P = 0.12). Further studies are needed to examine genetic and/or environmental risks for asthma as potential contributors to pain in children with SCA...
  4. pmc Airway hyperresponsiveness in children with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Box 8116, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO, 63110, USA
    Chest 139:563-8. 2011
    ..The high prevalence of airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR) among children with sickle cell anemia (SCA) remains unexplained...
  5. doi request reprint Urinary cysteinyl leukotriene E4 significantly increases during pain in children and adults with sickle cell disease
    Joshua J Field
    Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 84:231-3. 2009
    ..36 pg/mg creatinine at baseline to 162.81 pg/mg creatinine during a painful episode (P < 0.001). These data further support a contribution of CysLTs to the process of vaso-occlusion...
  6. doi request reprint Urinary cysteinyl leukotriene E(4) is associated with increased risk for pain and acute chest syndrome in adults with sickle cell disease
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 84:158-60. 2009
    ..1, 95% CI 1.8-27.5, P = 0.005; ACS: risk ratio 12.2, 95% CI 2.1-69.8, P = 0.005)...
  7. pmc Multi-modal intervention and prospective implementation of standardized sickle cell pain admission orders reduces 30-day readmission rate
    Melissa J Frei-Jones
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:401-5. 2009
    ..Based on previous research identifying risk factors for 30-day readmission in our patient population, we designed and implemented a multi-modal intervention to reduce 30-day readmission rate in children with SCD and pain...
  8. doi request reprint Growth of lung function in children with sickle cell anemia
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:1061-6. 2008
    ..We conclude that growth of lung function is reduced in children with HbSS compared to children in the general population. Gender may influence the risk of developing abnormal lung function and airway obstruction in children with HbSS...
  9. pmc Hospital admission for acute painful episode following methacholine challenge in an adolescent with sickle cell disease
    Jessica E Knight-Perry
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 44:728-30. 2009
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  10. pmc Methacholine challenge in children with sickle cell disease: a case series
    Robert C Strunk
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:924-9. 2008
    ..No patient developed a pain or ACS episode within at least 1 month after the challenge. Evaluation of AHR with methacholine challenge in patients with SCD appears to be well tolerated and may elucidate a cause of SCD morbidity...
  11. doi request reprint Acute pain in children and adults with sickle cell disease: management in the absence of evidence-based guidelines
    Joshua J Field
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    Curr Opin Hematol 16:173-8. 2009
    ..In this review, we will examine the epidemiology and management strategies of acute pain events and we will identify limitations in the best available studies...
  12. pmc Elevated urinary leukotriene E4 levels are associated with hospitalization for pain in children with sickle cell disease
    Jeanine E Jennings
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Hematol 83:640-3. 2008
    ..52 episodes per 100 patient-years, P = 0.038). LTE(4) levels are elevated in children with SCD when compared with controls. LTE(4) levels are associated with an increased rate of hospitalizations for pain...
  13. doi request reprint Leukotriene pathway in sickle cell disease: a potential target for directed therapy
    Jessica Knight-Perry
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Expert Rev Hematol 2:57-68. 2009
    ..This review will examine the relationship between inflammation and vaso-occlusion, with particular focus on the leukotriene pathway...
  14. pmc Abnormalities in cardiac structure and function in adults with sickle cell disease are not associated with pulmonary hypertension
    Jessica E Knight-Perry
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:1285-90. 2011
    ..The relationships among TRJ velocity and left ventricular (LV) and right ventricular (RV) systolic and diastolic function (i.e., relaxation and compliance) have not been well characterized in SCD...
  15. pmc Risk factors for hospital readmission within 30 days: a new quality measure for children with sickle cell disease
    Melissa J Frei-Jones
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:481-5. 2009
    ..Among children with SCD, limited data exists to identify risk factors for readmission and whether they are modifiable...
  16. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open abdominal surgery in children with sickle cell disease is associated with a shorter hospital stay
    Trudie Goers
    Department of General Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:603-6. 2008
    ..The primary objective of this study was to compare the outcomes in children with SCD who required laparoscopic or open abdominal surgery for a cholecystectomy or splenectomy...
  17. pmc Complex inheritance pattern of dyskeratosis congenita in two families with 2 different mutations in the telomerase reverse transcriptase gene
    Hong yan DU
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Blood 111:1128-30. 2008
    ..Thus in these families the expression of both TERT alleles and the inherited telomere length contribute to the clinical phenotype...