Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- A 50-year-old woman with bilateral vocal cord paralysis and hilar massTereza Martinu
Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3221, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Chest 128:1028-31. 2005
- Baseline 6-min walk distance predicts survival in lung transplant candidatesT Martinu
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Am J Transplant 8:1498-505. 2008..The 6MWD is thus a useful measure of both urgency and utility among patients awaiting lung transplantation...
- Innate immune activation potentiates alloimmune lung disease independent of chemokine (C-X-C motif) receptor 3Tereza Martinu
Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 30:717-25. 2011..We hypothesized that the chemokine (C-X-C motif) receptor 3 (CXCR3) receptor is necessary for the development of LPS-induced pulmonary GVHD...
- Acute allograft rejection: cellular and humoral processesTereza Martinu
Lung and Heart Lung Transplant Program, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Clin Chest Med 32:295-310. 2011..A greater understanding of the heterogeneous mechanisms of lung rejection is critical to developing effective therapies that target the precise pathophysiology of the disease and ultimately improve long-term lung transplant outcomes...
- Changes in neurocognitive functioning following lung transplantationB M Hoffman
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Am J Transplant 12:2519-25. 2012..07). Lung transplantation, like cardiac revascularization procedures, appears to be associated with cognitive decline in a subset of older patients, which could impact daily functioning posttransplant...
- Symptomatic pulmonary allograft Kaposi's sarcoma in two lung transplant recipientsS J Sathy
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Am J Transplant 8:1951-6. 2008..Our report highlights the importance of secondary malignancies in patients with transplant-related KS and supports the association between HHV-8 infection and EBV-negative PTLD...
- Bilateral vocal cord paresis as a presenting sign of paraneoplastic syndrome: case reportChristopher Y Chang
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:788-90. 2004
- Re-evaluation of acid-base prediction rules in patients with chronic respiratory acidosisTereza Martinu
Respiratory Epidemiology Unit, Montreal Chest Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Can Respir J 10:311-5. 2003..This appears to contradict frequent observations of normal or near-normal pH levels in patients with chronic hypercapnia...
- Pathologic correlates of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome in pulmonary retransplant recipientsTereza Martinu
Duke University Medical Center, Box 3876, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Chest 129:1016-23. 2006..Patients undergoing pulmonary retransplantation for BOS provide a unique opportunity to investigate these relationships...