Ronina A Covar

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pivotal efficacy trials of inhaled corticosteroids in asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado Electronic address
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 117:582-588. 2016
  2. pmc Predictors of remitting, periodic, and persistent childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    National Jewish Health, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:359-366.e3. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety and application of induced sputum analysis in childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:575-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Relations between exhaled nitric oxide and measures of disease activity among children with mild-to-moderate asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Pediatr 142:469-75. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma measured by lung function in the childhood asthma management program
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:234-41. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma in childhood
    Ronina A Covar
    Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:700-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Long-term effects of asthma medications in children
    Grace P Tamesis
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 8:163-7. 2008
  8. pmc Factors associated with asthma exacerbations during a long-term clinical trial of controller medications in children
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:741-747.e4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Quantitative computed tomography detects peripheral airway disease in asthmatic children
    Neal Jain
    Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:211-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Bronchoprovocation testing in asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 27:633-49; vi-vii. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Pivotal efficacy trials of inhaled corticosteroids in asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado Electronic address
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 117:582-588. 2016
    ..However, many clinicians are wary of ICSs because of safety concerns. Clinicians need to know the underlying efficacy data that support the use of ICSs to weigh efficacy against safety...
  2. pmc Predictors of remitting, periodic, and persistent childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    National Jewish Health, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:359-366.e3. 2010
    ..The course of mild to moderate persistent asthma in children is not clearly established...
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety and application of induced sputum analysis in childhood asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:575-82. 2004
    ..The Childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP) study was designed to evaluate the long-term effects of budesonide and nedocromil compared with placebo in children with mild to moderate asthma across 8 centers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relations between exhaled nitric oxide and measures of disease activity among children with mild-to-moderate asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and the Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Pediatr 142:469-75. 2003
    ..Exhaled nitric oxide (FE(NO)) was evaluated in children with asthma after 4 to 6 years of treatment with budesonide, nedocromil, or albuterol as needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma measured by lung function in the childhood asthma management program
    Ronina A Covar
    Ira J and Jacqueline Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:234-41. 2004
    ..The course and mechanisms of lung function reduction or slow lung growth velocity in children with asthma must be defined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Progression of asthma in childhood
    Ronina A Covar
    Neimark Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:700-7. 2005
    ..Additional efforts are necessary to understand the mechanisms involved in this phenomenon and to discover specific modalities of treatment to target the structural changes of airway remodeling...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term effects of asthma medications in children
    Grace P Tamesis
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 8:163-7. 2008
    ..This review describes recent studies in children that evaluated long-term outcomes of controller asthma medications...
  8. pmc Factors associated with asthma exacerbations during a long-term clinical trial of controller medications in children
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:741-747.e4. 2008
    ..Asthma exacerbations are a common cause of critical illness in children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quantitative computed tomography detects peripheral airway disease in asthmatic children
    Neal Jain
    Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:211-8. 2005
    ..This data suggest that quantitative HRCT may be a useful tool in the evaluation of peripheral airflow obstruction in children with asthma...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bronchoprovocation testing in asthma
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 27:633-49; vi-vii. 2007
    ..A few trials of immunomodulatory therapy have shown considerable improvements in markers of airway inflammation, without significantly modifying airway reactivity. Interventions to impact the more permanent feature of BHR are needed...
  11. doi request reprint Bronchoprovocation testing in asthma
    Rohit K Katial
    Department of Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 32:413-31. 2012
    ..The information obtained from studies with BPC has provided insights into the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of asthma, and the relationships between airway inflammation and bronchial hyper-responsiveness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in T-lymphocyte response to glucocorticoids
    Monica J Federico
    National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson St J316, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Chest 127:571-8. 2005
    ..Asthma morbidity and mortality is increased in blacks...
  13. ncbi request reprint Medications as asthma triggers
    Ronina A Covar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy Clinical Immunology, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson Street A303, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 25:169-90. 2005
    ..Fortunately, controller therapy for asthma and alternative or more selective medications for the treatment of these conditions are now available...
  14. doi request reprint Asthma phenotypes in childhood
    Monica B Reddy
    aNational Jewish Health, Department of Pediatrics bUniversity of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 16:127-34. 2016
    ..This review describes the literature over the past 18 months that evaluated childhood asthma phenotypes, highlighting the key aspects of these studies, and comparing these studies to previous ones in this area...
  15. doi request reprint The chitinase-like protein YKL-40 is not a useful biomarker for severe persistent asthma in children
    Carah B Santos
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 113:263-6. 2014
    ..The chitinase-like protein YKL-40 is thought to play a role in inflammation and tissue remodeling. In adults with severe asthma, YKL-40 is expressed in the airway and YKL-40 levels are elevated in the serum...