Ware G Kuschner

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Electronic cigarettes and thirdhand tobacco smoke: two emerging health care challenges for the primary care provider
    Ware G Kuschner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Int J Gen Med 4:115-20. 2011
  2. pmc Perioperative intravascular fluid assessment and monitoring: a narrative review of established and emerging techniques
    Sumit Singh
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 757 Westwood Plaza, Suite 2231, Los Angeles, CA, 90095, USA
    Anesthesiol Res Pract 2011:231493. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Missed opportunities to counsel patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma about causation and potential compensation
    Ware G Kuschner
    Pulmonary Section, U S Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, California 94304, USA
    Am J Med Sci 343:206-9. 2012
  4. pmc Hemoptysis due to breath-hold diving following chemotherapy and lung irradiation
    Markus Gutsche
    Pulmonary Section, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Med Res 10:137-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Ten asthma pearls every primary care physician should know
    W G Kuschner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Postgrad Med 106:99-104; quiz 179. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Occupational lung disease. Part 1. Identifying work-related asthma and other disorders
    Ware G Kuschner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
    Postgrad Med 113:70-2, 75-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Foreign body aspiration diagnosed by microscopy
    W G Kuschner
    Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University, School of Medicine, California 94304, USA
    Am J Med Sci 322:44-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Benzocaine-associated methemoglobinemia following bronchoscopy in a healthy research participant
    W G Kuschner
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, and the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Respir Care 45:953-6. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Occupational history quality in patients with newly documented, clinician-diagnosed chronic bronchitis
    Ware G Kuschner
    Pulmonary Section, US Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Chest 135:378-83. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing occupational lung disease: a practical guide to the occupational pulmonary history for the primary care practitioner
    Dipanjan Banerjee
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, CA, USA
    Compr Ther 31:2-11. 2005

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Publications27

  1. pmc Electronic cigarettes and thirdhand tobacco smoke: two emerging health care challenges for the primary care provider
    Ware G Kuschner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Int J Gen Med 4:115-20. 2011
    ..Exposure to thirdhand smoke can occur through the skin, by breathing, and by ingestion long after smoke has cleared from a room. Counseling patients about the hazards of thirdhand smoke may provide additional motivation to quit smoking...
  2. pmc Perioperative intravascular fluid assessment and monitoring: a narrative review of established and emerging techniques
    Sumit Singh
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 757 Westwood Plaza, Suite 2231, Los Angeles, CA, 90095, USA
    Anesthesiol Res Pract 2011:231493. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Missed opportunities to counsel patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma about causation and potential compensation
    Ware G Kuschner
    Pulmonary Section, U S Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, California 94304, USA
    Am J Med Sci 343:206-9. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the quality of counseling provided to patients with MPM about the causation of MPM and the potential for compensation...
  4. pmc Hemoptysis due to breath-hold diving following chemotherapy and lung irradiation
    Markus Gutsche
    Pulmonary Section, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Clin Med Res 10:137-9. 2012
    ..Patients with a history of lung injury resulting from chest irradiation should be cautioned about pulmonary hemorrhage and hemoptysis as a potential complication of swimming and breath-hold diving...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ten asthma pearls every primary care physician should know
    W G Kuschner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Postgrad Med 106:99-104; quiz 179. 1999
    ..If symptoms do not improve with the use of standard asthma medications, alternative diagnoses should be considered...
  6. ncbi request reprint Occupational lung disease. Part 1. Identifying work-related asthma and other disorders
    Ware G Kuschner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
    Postgrad Med 113:70-2, 75-8. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Foreign body aspiration diagnosed by microscopy
    W G Kuschner
    Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University, School of Medicine, California 94304, USA
    Am J Med Sci 322:44-7. 2001
    ..He was maintained on antibiotics for an additional 8 weeks and had complete clinical and radiographic recovery. The epidemiology, presentation, and management strategies of foreign body aspiration in the adult are briefly reviewed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Benzocaine-associated methemoglobinemia following bronchoscopy in a healthy research participant
    W G Kuschner
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, and the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Respir Care 45:953-6. 2000
    ..This information is especially important in those settings in which the manufacturer-recommended dose of benzocaine may either intentionally or inadvertently be exceeded...
  9. doi request reprint Occupational history quality in patients with newly documented, clinician-diagnosed chronic bronchitis
    Ware G Kuschner
    Pulmonary Section, US Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Chest 135:378-83. 2009
    ..Approximately 15% of cases of COPD, including chronic bronchitis, is attributable to occupational exposures. An occupational history is essential to identify exposures responsible for work-related chronic bronchitis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing occupational lung disease: a practical guide to the occupational pulmonary history for the primary care practitioner
    Dipanjan Banerjee
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, CA, USA
    Compr Ther 31:2-11. 2005
    ..In this article, we review the scope of occupational lung disease and detail the essential elements of the occupational pulmonary history...
  11. doi request reprint Toxic inhalational exposures
    Tze Ming Benson Chen
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 28:323-33. 2013
    ..Treatments may include antidotes, hyperbaric oxygen, and other nonspecific life-supporting interventions. ..
  12. doi request reprint The diagnosis and management of pleural effusions in the ICU
    David M Maslove
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 28:24-36. 2013
    ....
  13. pmc The diagnostic yield of CT-guided percutaneous lung biopsy in solid organ transplant recipients
    Joe L Hsu
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5236, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:615-21. 2012
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine the test performance of CT-PLB in SOT recipients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: challenges and opportunities for the clinician and investigator
    Jeffrey J Swigris
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University, Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5236, USA
    Chest 127:275-83. 2005
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Thrombocytopenia in the intensive care unit
    Helena L Wang
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 28:268-80. 2013
    ....
  16. doi request reprint The pharmacology of airway management in critical care
    Christian Consilvio
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine and Anesthesia Service, U S Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Intensive Care Med 27:298-305. 2012
    ..Throughout this review, we emphasize the utility of considering a broad set of pharmacologic agents and approaches for airway management of the critically ill patient...
  17. doi request reprint Understanding and identifying bias and confounding in the medical literature
    Joe L Hsu
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    South Med J 101:1240-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of the article is to help clinicians to recognize two important sources of error in research and in turn to help clinicians to assess the validity and generalizability of a research report...
  18. doi request reprint Enhanced acute responses in an experimental exposure model to biomass smoke inhalation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Jeanine D Mattson
    Department of Experimental Pathology and Pharmacology, Schering Plough Biopharma, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Exp Lung Res 34:631-62. 2008
    ..The authors observed significant differences in subjects' PBMCs, which may elucidate the adverse effects of air pollution particulates on people with COPD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Massive pulmonary pseudotumor
    Brian M Haus
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Chest 124:758-60. 2003
    ..The pseudotumor resolved with medical management over 8 weeks. This case proves that even a massive pulmonary pseudotumor will resolve with conservative management...
  20. ncbi request reprint Principles and procedures of medical ethics case consultation
    Dipanjan Banerjee
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 68:140-4. 2007
    ..This article reviews core medical ethics principles, describes models for conducting hospital-based ethics case consultations, and highlights the contributions of hospital ethics committees to high quality patient care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Test performance of positron emission tomography and computed tomography for mediastinal staging in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer: a meta-analysis
    Michael K Gould
    Pulmonary Section 111P, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:879-92. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Quality of occupational history assessments in working age adults with newly diagnosed asthma
    Scott Shofer
    Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, USA
    Chest 130:455-62. 2006
    ..Approximately 10 to 15% of new-onset asthma in adults is attributable to occupational exposure. The occupational history is the most important instrument in the diagnosis of occupational asthma (OA)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Occupational lung disease. Part 2. Discovering the cause of diffuse parenchymal lung disease
    Ware G Kuschner
    Postgrad Med 113:81-8. 2003
    ..Various government agencies provide extensive information about specific toxic exposures and occupational lung diseases by telephone and on the World Wide Web...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk indexes for exacerbations and hospitalizations due to COPD
    Dennis E Niewoehner
    Department of Medicine at Veterans Affairs Medical Centers in Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Chest 131:20-8. 2007
    ..Our objective was to develop risk indexes for exacerbations and hospitalizations due to exacerbations that might be applied to the individual patient...
  25. ncbi request reprint Asthma and invasive pneumococcal disease
    Ware G Kuschner
    N Engl J Med 353:738-9; author reply 738-9. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil citrate therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Ware G Kuschner
    N Engl J Med 354:1091-3; author reply 1091-3. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint The asthma epidemic
    Ware G Kuschner
    N Engl J Med 356:1073; author reply 1073. 2007