Robert E Walter

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Eosinophil and T cell markers predict functional decline in COPD patients
    JEANINE M D'ARMIENTO
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Respir Res 10:113. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammation and COPD: the Framingham Heart Study
    Robert E Walter
    Section of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Chest 133:19-25. 2008
  3. pmc A genome-wide association study of pulmonary function measures in the Framingham Heart Study
    Jemma B Wilk
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000429. 2009
  4. pmc Framingham Heart Study genome-wide association: results for pulmonary function measures
    Jemma B Wilk
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:S8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between glycemic state and lung function: the Framingham Heart Study
    Robert E Walter
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:911-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of retinoids for the treatment of emphysema study
    Michael D Roth
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1690, USA
    Chest 130:1334-45. 2006

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Publications6

  1. pmc Eosinophil and T cell markers predict functional decline in COPD patients
    JEANINE M D'ARMIENTO
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Respir Res 10:113. 2009
    ..We therefore measured cytokine levels in the lung lavage fluid and plasma of COPD patients in order to determine if the levels of T cell or eosinophil related cytokines were predictive of the future course of the disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Systemic inflammation and COPD: the Framingham Heart Study
    Robert E Walter
    Section of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Chest 133:19-25. 2008
    ..We examined the hypothesis that systemic inflammatory biomarkers are associated with impaired lung function, particularly among those with extensive cigarette smoking...
  3. pmc A genome-wide association study of pulmonary function measures in the Framingham Heart Study
    Jemma B Wilk
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000429. 2009
    ..Though it is unclear what gene or regulatory effect explains the association, the region warrants further investigation...
  4. pmc Framingham Heart Study genome-wide association: results for pulmonary function measures
    Jemma B Wilk
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Genet 8:S8. 2007
    ..We conducted genome-wide association (GWA) analyses (Affymetrix 100K SNP GeneChip) for measures of lung function in the Framingham Heart Study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between glycemic state and lung function: the Framingham Heart Study
    Robert E Walter
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:911-6. 2003
    ..The adverse effect of diabetes and glycemic level on pulmonary function was stronger among ever smokers than never smokers, suggesting an interaction between the level of fasting glycemia and tobacco smoking...
  6. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of retinoids for the treatment of emphysema study
    Michael D Roth
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1690, USA
    Chest 130:1334-45. 2006
    ..Retinoids promote alveolar septation in the developing lung and stimulate alveolar repair in some animal models of emphysema...