DAVID HERLIE ROBERTSON

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Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The pathophysiology and diagnosis of orthostatic hypotension
    David Robertson
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Depts of Medicine and Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, AA 3228 Medical Center North, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37323 2195, USA
    Clin Auton Res 18:2-7. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Case report: Marathon runner with severe autonomic failure
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Lancet 366:S13. 2005
  3. pmc Comparative efficacy of yohimbine against pyridostigmine for the treatment of orthostatic hypotension in autonomic failure
    Cyndya Shibao
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Hypertension 56:847-51. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The sympathetic nervous system in hypertension: assessment by blood pressure variability and ganglionic blockade
    Andre Diedrich
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    J Hypertens 21:1677-86. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint No increased herniation of the cerebellar tonsils in a group of patients with orthostatic intolerance
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Clin Auton Res 12:472-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Clonidine for the treatment of supine hypertension and pressure natriuresis in autonomic failure
    Cyndya Shibao
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, The Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Hypertension 47:522-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Autonomic control after blockade of the norepinephrine transporter: a model of orthostatic intolerance
    Robert P Carson
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    J Appl Physiol 93:2192-8. 2002
  8. pmc A simplified two-component model of blood pressure fluctuation
    Robert J Brychta
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 292:H1193-203. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Norepinephrine transporter blockade with atomoxetine induces hypertension in patients with impaired autonomic function
    Cyndya Shibao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, and the Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Hypertension 50:47-53. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of modafinil on acute pain: a randomized double-blind crossover study
    Indu Taneja
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 44:1425-7. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint The pathophysiology and diagnosis of orthostatic hypotension
    David Robertson
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Depts of Medicine and Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, AA 3228 Medical Center North, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37323 2195, USA
    Clin Auton Res 18:2-7. 2008
    ..While OH is difficult to treat, its control greatly enhances the quality of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Case report: Marathon runner with severe autonomic failure
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Lancet 366:S13. 2005
  3. pmc Comparative efficacy of yohimbine against pyridostigmine for the treatment of orthostatic hypotension in autonomic failure
    Cyndya Shibao
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Hypertension 56:847-51. 2010
    ..Engaging residual sympathetic tone with yohimbine is a more effective approach to improve orthostatic hypotension as compared with pyridostigmine in patients with severe orthostatic hypotension...
  4. ncbi request reprint The sympathetic nervous system in hypertension: assessment by blood pressure variability and ganglionic blockade
    Andre Diedrich
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    J Hypertens 21:1677-86. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint No increased herniation of the cerebellar tonsils in a group of patients with orthostatic intolerance
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Clin Auton Res 12:472-6. 2002
    ..We conclude that herniation of the cerebellar tonsils is not a common cause of orthostatic intolerance. However, the single measurement of tonsillar depression might underestimate the number of patients with hindbrain compression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clonidine for the treatment of supine hypertension and pressure natriuresis in autonomic failure
    Cyndya Shibao
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, The Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Hypertension 47:522-6. 2006
    ..66; P=0.043). These results are consistent with residual sympathetic tone contributing to supine hypertension in autonomic failure, which can be targeted with clonidine to decrease BP and nocturnal natriuresis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Autonomic control after blockade of the norepinephrine transporter: a model of orthostatic intolerance
    Robert P Carson
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    J Appl Physiol 93:2192-8. 2002
    ..Thus attenuated baroreflex function and reduced sympathetic outflow may contribute to the orthostatic intolerance of severe NET deficiency...
  8. pmc A simplified two-component model of blood pressure fluctuation
    Robert J Brychta
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 292:H1193-203. 2007
    ..We report a simple two-component model using neural sympathetic and mechanical respiratory inputs that can explain the majority of blood pressure fluctuation at rest and during orthostatic stress in healthy subjects...
  9. ncbi request reprint Norepinephrine transporter blockade with atomoxetine induces hypertension in patients with impaired autonomic function
    Cyndya Shibao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, and the Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Hypertension 50:47-53. 2007
    ..Caution should be exercised when this medication is used in patients with milder form of autonomic impairment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of modafinil on acute pain: a randomized double-blind crossover study
    Indu Taneja
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 44:1425-7. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Familial orthostatic tachycardia
    Nancy R Keller
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Departments of Medicine, Pharmacology and Neurology, Tennessee, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 21:173-9. 2006
    ..The patient population is heterogeneous, making diagnosis and treatment a challenge. A mutation in the norepinephrine (noradrenaline) transporter gene prompted further genetic analysis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Water ingestion as prophylaxis against syncope
    Chih Cherng Lu
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 108:2660-5. 2003
    ..Water ingestion raises blood pressure substantially in patients with perturbed autonomic control and more modestly in older subjects. It is unclear whether prophylactic water drinking improves orthostatic tolerance in normal healthy adults...
  13. pmc Excessive nitric oxide function and blood pressure regulation in patients with autonomic failure
    Alfredo Gamboa
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37212, USA
    Hypertension 51:1531-6. 2008
    ..Potentiation of NO could be used in the treatment of supine hypertension, and its inhibition offers a novel approach to improve orthostatic hypotension...
  14. pmc Long-term treatment with rituximab of autoimmune autonomic ganglionopathy in a patient with lymphoma
    Ryan Hollenbeck
    MsCI, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, AA3228 Medical Center North, 1161 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:372-5. 2011
    ..To report on the response to therapy in a patient with autoimmune autonomic ganglionopathy with a high titer of an autoantibody directed against the α-3 subunit of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR) of the autonomic ganglia...
  15. pmc Portal osmopressor mechanism linked to transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 and blood pressure control
    Julia McHugh
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Departments of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Hypertension 55:1438-43. 2010
    ..The same volume of physiological saline does not elicit an increase in BP, suggesting osmolality as the stimulus. The osmopressor response to water, and Trpv4 thus represent new factors now implicated in the physiology of BP regulation...
  16. pmc Distal sudomotor findings in postural tachycardia syndrome
    Amanda Catherine Peltier
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, USA
    Clin Auton Res 20:93-9. 2010
    ..Norepinephrine levels above 600 pg/ml have also been used to delineate patients with a hyperadrenergic state. This study aims to determine the relationship of sudomotor abnormalities to other aspects of dysautonomia in POTS...
  17. pmc Wavelet methods for spike detection in mouse renal sympathetic nerve activity
    Robert J Brychta
    Biomedical Engineering Department of Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:82-93. 2007
    ..The proposed noise-level estimation method was also successfully validated during pharmacological interventions...
  18. pmc Coexistent autoimmune autonomic ganglionopathy and myasthenia gravis associated with non-small-cell lung cancer
    Amanda C Peltier
    Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, A 0118 Medical Center North, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Muscle Nerve 41:416-9. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Vagal and sympathetic heart rate and blood pressure control in adult onset PHOX2B mutation-confirmed congenital central hypoventilation syndrome
    Andre Diedrich
    Dept of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Clin Auton Res 17:177-85. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Dopamine-beta-hydroxylase in postural tachycardia syndrome
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, AA3228 Medical Center North, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H684-90. 2007
    ..Although DBH activity and genotype are unlikely to be primary determinants of susceptibility to POTS, differences in DBH activity in POTS may reflect differences in the level of sympathetic activation...
  21. pmc Renal impairment of pure autonomic failure
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Hypertension 54:1057-61. 2009
    ..73 m2; P=0.022) compared with patients who did not have supine hypertension. These findings may indicate that renal function is diminished in PAF in association with supine hypertension...
  22. ncbi request reprint Blood volume perturbations in the postural tachycardia syndrome
    Satish R Raj
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Departments of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:57-60. 2007
    ..The blood volume has been found to be low in many patients with POTS. This article will review some of the data regarding blood volume perturbations in POTS, blood volume regulation in POTS, and potential treatment approaches...
  23. ncbi request reprint Plasma and blood volume in space
    Andre Diedrich
    Center for Space Medicine and Physiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:80-5. 2007
    ..Additionally, the relation between plasma osmolarity and vasopressin release might be disturbed in microgravity...
  24. ncbi request reprint The relationship between resting blood pressure and acute pain sensitivity: effects of chronic pain and alpha-2 adrenergic blockade
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 701 Medical Arts Building, 1211 Twenty First Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Behav Med 31:71-80. 2008
    ..The possibility of upregulated alpha-2 adrenergic inhibitory function in chronic pain patients with lower blood pressure warrants further evaluation...
  25. pmc Propranolol decreases tachycardia and improves symptoms in the postural tachycardia syndrome: less is more
    Satish R Raj
    Departments of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 120:725-34. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that propranolol will attenuate the tachycardia and improve symptom burden in patients with POTS. In protocol 1, a low dose (20 mg) was compared with placebo, and the dose response was assessed in protocol 2...
  26. doi request reprint Baroreflex sensitivity associated hypoalgesia in healthy states is altered by chronic pain
    Ok Y Chung
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 701 Medical Arts Building, 1211 Twenty First, Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Pain 138:87-97. 2008
    ..As a group, the CLBP subjects do not manifest baroreceptor-induced antinociception...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sodium paradoxically reduces the gastropressor response in patients with orthostatic hypotension
    Satish R Raj
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Hypertension 48:329-34. 2006
    ..These data suggest a potentially important role for gastrointestinal osmolality in the activation of the sympathetic nervous system leading to cardiovascular reflexes responsible for the gastropressor response...
  28. ncbi request reprint Water drinking as a treatment for orthostatic syndromes
    John R Shannon
    Nathan Blaser Shy Drager Research Program, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Med 112:355-60. 2002
    ..We tested the hypothesis that water drinking can be used as a practical treatment for patients with orthostatic and postprandial hypotension, as well as those with orthostatic tachycardia...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of posture on blood and intraocular pressures in multiple system atrophy, pure autonomic failure, and baroreflex failure
    Chasidy D Singleton
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Circulation 108:2349-54. 2003
    ..Intraocular pressure (IOP) may be partially under systemic vascular control. This study examined whether a correlation exists between blood and intraocular pressures in patients with autonomic dysfunction...
  30. pmc Human muscle sympathetic nerve activity and plasma noradrenaline kinetics in space
    Andrew C Ertl
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Physiol 538:321-9. 2002
    ..Therefore, notwithstanding hypovolaemia, astronauts respond normally to simulated orthostatic stress and are able to maintain their arterial pressures at normal levels...
  31. ncbi request reprint Norepinephrine transporter-deficient mice exhibit excessive tachycardia and elevated blood pressure with wakefulness and activity
    Nancy R Keller
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Department of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 110:1191-6. 2004
    ..NET is sensitive to antidepressants, cocaine, and amphetamine. NET blockade often is associated with cardiovascular side effects, and NET deficiency is linked to tachycardia in familial orthostatic intolerance...
  32. ncbi request reprint Modulation of QT interval during autonomic nervous system blockade in humans
    Andre Diedrich
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 106:2238-43. 2002
    ..We used the alternative approach of interrupting neurotransmission at the level of autonomic ganglia to determine its effect on the QT interval...
  33. ncbi request reprint Modafinil elicits sympathomedullary activation
    Indu Taneja
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2195, USA
    Hypertension 45:612-8. 2005
    ..Modafinil substantially perturbs autonomic cardiovascular regulation by increase in heart rate and blood pressure. Autonomic changes of this magnitude encourage caution in use of modafinil in patients with cardiovascular disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Renin-aldosterone paradox and perturbed blood volume regulation underlying postural tachycardia syndrome
    Satish R Raj
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 111:1574-82. 2005
    ..We prospectively tested the hypothesis that patients with POTS are hypovolemic compared with healthy controls and explored the role of plasma renin activity and aldosterone in the regulation of plasma volume...
  35. ncbi request reprint Acetylcholinesterase inhibition improves tachycardia in postural tachycardia syndrome
    Satish R Raj
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, 1161 21st Ave South, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 111:2734-40. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that acetylcholinesterase inhibitors will attenuate the tachycardia and improve symptom burden in patients with POTS...
  36. ncbi request reprint Endothelial NO synthase polymorphisms and postural tachycardia syndrome
    Emily M Garland
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Hypertension 46:1103-10. 2005
    ..These results indicate that NO may influence the development of POTS and the severity of POTS symptoms...
  37. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, crossover trial of modafinil on mood
    Indu Taneja
    Department of Pharmacology, Dysfunction Center, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:76-9. 2007
    ..The findings may have implications for clinical practice, in particular for the adjunctive use of modafinil in treatment-resistant depression...
  38. ncbi request reprint Clinical assessment of norepinephrine transporter blockade through biochemical and pharmacological profiles
    Simi Vincent
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Departments of Medicine, Pharmacology, and Neurology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37232 2195, USA
    Circulation 109:3202-7. 2004
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  39. ncbi request reprint Endogenous substance P modulates human cardiovascular regulation at rest and during orthostatic load
    Matthew V Dzurik
    Department of Pediatrics, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, AA 3228 Medical Center North, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1161 21st Ave South, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    J Appl Physiol 102:2092-7. 2007
    ..This study is consistent with a role for SP afferents in supporting peripheral vascular resistance...
  40. pmc Tachycardia, reduced vagal capacity, and age-dependent ventricular dysfunction arising from diminished expression of the presynaptic choline transporter
    Brett A English
    Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8548, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 299:H799-810. 2010
    ..These cardiovascular phenotypes of CHT(+/-) mice encourage an evaluation of humans bearing reduced CHT expression for their resiliency in maintaining proper heart function as well as risk for cardiovascular disease...
  41. ncbi request reprint Water potentiates the pressor effect of ephedra alkaloids
    Jens Jordan
    Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn 37212, USA
    Circulation 109:1823-5. 2004
    ..We therefore investigated the effects of ephedra alkaloids in patients with autonomic impairment and explored their potential interaction with water ingestion...
  42. pmc Lateralization of expression of neural sympathetic activity to the vessels and effects of carotid baroreceptor stimulation
    Andre Diedrich
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 296:H1758-65. 2009
    ..Carotid baroreceptor stimulation disrupted such expression of MSNA lateralization possibly by disturbing the synchronizing action of right cerebral hemisphere...
  43. pmc Nocturnal blood pressure dipping in the hypertension of autonomic failure
    Luis E Okamoto
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Hypertension 53:363-9. 2009
    ..Dipping was not associated with increased nocturnal urinary sodium or volume excretion or less severe autonomic failure. Thus, mechanisms independent of autonomic pathways contribute to BP dipping in these patients...
  44. ncbi request reprint The broader view: catecholamine abnormalities
    Simi Vincent
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Clin Auton Res 12:I44-9. 2002
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  45. ncbi request reprint The importance of recognizing postural pseudoanemia
    Fred Goldner
    Autonomic Dsyfunction Center, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Compr Ther 32:51-5. 2006
    ..In reality, these changes represent postural pseudoanemia, a normal physiological response to a change in position from standing to lying...
  46. ncbi request reprint Aortic stenosis and autonomic dysfunction: co-conspirators in syncope
    Indu Taneja
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:281-3. 2004
    ..It may be beneficial for patients with aortic stenosis who present with syncope to be considered for possible autonomic dysfunction to address both potential pathophysiologies contributing to the syncope...
  47. ncbi request reprint Orthostatic hypertension: when pressor reflexes overcompensate
    Joshua Fessel
    Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2:424-31. 2006
    ..Orthostatic hypertension is an aspect of hypertension that is in need of further focused investigation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Human phenotypes and animal knockout models of genetic autonomic disorders
    Phillip C Usera
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, AA 3228 Medical Center North, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Biomed Sci 11:4-10. 2004
    ..Further investigation of the consequences of these genetic abnormalities has been achieved by the construction of mice strains deficient in the genes encoding DBH, NET, and VMAT2...
  49. ncbi request reprint A mutation in the human norepinephrine transporter gene (SLC6A2) associated with orthostatic intolerance disrupts surface expression of mutant and wild-type transporters
    Maureen K Hahn
    Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8548, USA
    J Neurosci 23:4470-8. 2003
    ..These results elucidate a molecular mechanism for the disrupted NE homeostasis and cardiovascular function evident in OI patients with the hNET-A457P mutation...
  50. ncbi request reprint Assessment of O-methylated catecholamine levels in plasma and urine for diagnosis of autonomic disorders
    Timothy Oeltmann
    Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 2195, USA
    Auton Neurosci 116:1-10. 2004
    ..These COMT metabolites may also help in elucidation of still undiscovered genetic and acquired disorders of catecholamine metabolism...
  51. pmc Spike detection in human muscle sympathetic nerve activity using the kurtosis of stationary wavelet transform coefficients
    Robert J Brychta
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Autonomic Dysfunction Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 160:359-67. 2007
    ..85) and burst area rate (r=0.91). In conclusion, the kurtosis-based wavelet de-noising technique is a potentially useful method of studying sympathetic nerve activity in humans...
  52. ncbi request reprint Genetic basis of autonomic dysfunction
    Indu Taneja
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Semin Neurol 23:391-7. 2003
    ..These neurochemical patterns can provide potentially important clues to the diagnosis, treatment, and pathophysiology of neurogenetic disorders...
  53. ncbi request reprint Genetic manipulation of noradrenergic neurons
    Robert P Carson
    Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2195, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 301:410-7. 2002
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