Sat Sharma

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Radiological imaging in pneumonia: recent innovations
    Sat Sharma
    Sections of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 13:159-69. 2007
  2. doi Computed tomography for the diagnosis of infectious diseases of the chest
    Sat Sharma
    Professor and Head University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Section of Respirology, Department of Internal Medicine, BG034, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg MB, R2H 2A6, Canada 204 237 2217 204 231 1927
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 2:1247-62. 2008
  3. pmc Is obesity associated with an increased risk for airway hyperresponsiveness and development of asthma?
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 4:51-8. 2008
  4. doi Cardiac imaging in myocardial sarcoidosis and other cardiomyopathies
    Sat Sharma
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 15:507-12. 2009
  5. doi Anabolic steroids in COPD: a review and preliminary results of a randomized trial
    S Sharma
    Departments of Internal Medicine and Radiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Chron Respir Dis 5:169-76. 2008
  6. ncbi Spirometry and respiratory muscle function during ascent to higher altitudes
    Sat Sharma
    Sections of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Lung 185:113-21. 2007
  7. ncbi Fibrothorax and severe lung restriction secondary to lupus pleuritis and its successful treatment by pleurectomy
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 9:335-7. 2002
  8. ncbi Is HRCT the best way to diagnose idiopathic interstitial fibrosis?
    Sat Sharma
    University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 12:323-30. 2006
  9. pmc Secondary pulmonary arterial hypertension: treated with endothelin receptor blockade
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2H 2A6, Canada
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:405-10. 2005
  10. ncbi Septic shock, multiple organ failure, and acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Pulmonary Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 9:199-209. 2003

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Publications22

  1. ncbi Radiological imaging in pneumonia: recent innovations
    Sat Sharma
    Sections of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 13:159-69. 2007
    ..Radiological imaging plays a prominent role in the evaluation and treatment of patients with pneumonia. This paper reviews recent innovations in the radiologic diagnosis and management of suspected pulmonary infections...
  2. doi Computed tomography for the diagnosis of infectious diseases of the chest
    Sat Sharma
    Professor and Head University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Section of Respirology, Department of Internal Medicine, BG034, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg MB, R2H 2A6, Canada 204 237 2217 204 231 1927
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 2:1247-62. 2008
    ..The greatest value of CT is when the radiograph is normal, findings are equivocal, and to differentiate infection from non-infectious disorders...
  3. pmc Is obesity associated with an increased risk for airway hyperresponsiveness and development of asthma?
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 4:51-8. 2008
    ..05, p < .005). The odds ratio increased from 1.86 (95% CI 1.27-1.76; p = .0012) for class I to 2.61 (95% CI 1.48-4.60; p = .0006) for class III. Obesity was found to be associated with AHR and appears to be a risk factor for asthma...
  4. doi Cardiac imaging in myocardial sarcoidosis and other cardiomyopathies
    Sat Sharma
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 15:507-12. 2009
    ..An up-to-date review of the role of various imaging modalities in the evaluation of cardiac sarcoidosis and other cardiomyopathies is presented...
  5. doi Anabolic steroids in COPD: a review and preliminary results of a randomized trial
    S Sharma
    Departments of Internal Medicine and Radiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Chron Respir Dis 5:169-76. 2008
    ..Administration of anabolic steroids (nandrolone decanoate) outside a dedicated rehabilitation program did not lead to either weight gain, improvement in physiological function, or better quality of life in patients with severe COPD...
  6. ncbi Spirometry and respiratory muscle function during ascent to higher altitudes
    Sat Sharma
    Sections of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Lung 185:113-21. 2007
    ..Initial transient increases in parameters occurred on ascent to each new altitude followed by a gradual decline during prolonged stay...
  7. ncbi Fibrothorax and severe lung restriction secondary to lupus pleuritis and its successful treatment by pleurectomy
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 9:335-7. 2002
    ..Medical therapy of systemic lupus erythematosus has been proven to be effective in controlling pleuritis in most cases. However, in the event of refractory pleuritis or pleural thickening, decortication may be a viable alternative...
  8. ncbi Is HRCT the best way to diagnose idiopathic interstitial fibrosis?
    Sat Sharma
    University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 12:323-30. 2006
    ..In diffuse lung diseases, HRCT now has a central role in routine diagnostic evaluation, and a major impact on the utility of other diagnostic tests, especially bronchoalveolar lavage and surgical lung biopsy...
  9. pmc Secondary pulmonary arterial hypertension: treated with endothelin receptor blockade
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2H 2A6, Canada
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:405-10. 2005
    ..This case series suggests a role for endothelin receptor blockade therapy in SPAH and should generate further interest in pharmacologic management of SPAH. A prospective controlled clinical trial of bosentan in SPAH is urgently needed...
  10. ncbi Septic shock, multiple organ failure, and acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Pulmonary Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 9:199-209. 2003
    ..This review will highlight and discuss recent advances in the pathophysiology and management of sepsis...
  11. ncbi Role of antimicrobial agents in the management of exacerbations of COPD
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Treat Respir Med 4:153-67. 2005
    ..An aggressive management approach in complicated exacerbations may reduce costs by reducing healthcare utilization and hospitalization...
  12. ncbi Practice patterns of respirologists in Canada
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, St Boniface General Hospital, BG034 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 2A6, Canada
    Can Respir J 9:395-400. 2002
    ..2%) and thoracoscopy (11.3%). Because 97% of pulmonary specialists would like to perform invasive procedures, fellowship programs, mini-residencies and practical courses should provide the necessary training...
  13. doi Antimicrobial management of sepsis and septic shock
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, 700 William Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 0Z3
    Clin Chest Med 29:677-87, ix. 2008
    ..Antimicrobial therapy should be stopped if infection is not considered the etiologic factor for a shock state...
  14. pmc The impact of repeated marathon running on cardiovascular function in the aging population
    Erin Karlstedt
    Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St, Boniface Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 14:58. 2012
    ..Whether or not permanent myocardial injury occurs due to repeated marathon running in the aging population remains controversial...
  15. ncbi Steroids and/or cytotoxic agents should be used early in the management of patients with IPF--the pro argument
    Sat Sharma
    Section of Respirology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
    Can Respir J 11:207-9. 2004
  16. ncbi Outcome of patients admitted to the intensive care unit for acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Fahad M Al-Hameed
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 11:117-22. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome of intensive care unit (ICU) admission in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) who develop acute respiratory failure of unknown etiology...
  17. ncbi Hepatic hydrothorax -- how would you manage it?
    Hassan Al-sharif
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 12:440-2. 2005
    ..The pathophysiology of hepatic hydrothorax, the role of various therapeutic options and the current favoured therapy for this not so uncommon disorder are reviewed...
  18. ncbi Has mediastinoscopy still a role in suspected stage I sarcoidosis?
    Smita Sakha Pakhale
    Sections of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 23:66-9. 2006
    ..Whether diagnostic mediastinoscopy is needed for confirmation of diagnosis in patients who present with clinical stage I sarcoidosis and no lung lesions on CT scan, is not known...
  19. doi Relation of biomarkers and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging after marathon running
    Negareh Mousavi
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Cardiac Sciences, St Boniface Research Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 103:1467-72. 2009
    ..The increase in cardiac troponin after marathon running is likely due to the cytosolic release of the biomarker, not to the true breakdown of the myocyte, as confirmed by delayed enhancement CMR imaging...
  20. ncbi Pulmonary interstitial fibrosis as a presenting manifestation in perinuclear antineutrophilic cytoplasmic antibody microscopic polyangiitis
    Gregg M Eschun
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Chest 123:297-301. 2003
    ..Further appreciation of this finding may lead to more data with respect to the incidence of PIF in MPA, and to a better understanding of the mechanisms that are involved in the development of this finding...
  21. ncbi Treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension: a step forward
    Sat Sharma
    Chest 124:8-11. 2003
  22. ncbi Tiotropium in combination with placebo, salmeterol, or fluticasone-salmeterol for treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a randomized trial
    Shawn D Aaron
    The Ottawa Health Research Institute and University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 146:545-55. 2007
    ..Treatment of moderate or severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with combinations of inhaled corticosteroids, long-acting beta-agonists, and long-acting anticholinergic bronchodilators is common but unstudied...