Publications 

 

  1. Hua J, Afshar M, Clark BJ, Kovacs EJ, Burnham EL. The Relationship of Cannabis Decriminalization in Colorado and Cannabis Use in Individuals with Alcohol Use Disorders. Journal of Cannabis Research. 2020 March; 2(1):13.
  2. Knoell DL, Smith D, Bao S, et al. Imbalance in zinc homeostasis enhances lung Tissue Loss following cigarette smoke exposure [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 27]. J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2020;60:126483. doi:10.1016/j.jtemb.2020.126483. PMID: 32155573.
  3. Afshar M, Burnham EL, Joyce C, et al. Injury Characteristics and von Willebrand Factor for the Prediction of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Patients With Burn Injury: Development and Internal Validation. Ann Surg. 2019;270(6):1186–1193. doi:10.1097/SLA.0000000000002795. PMID: 29697443.
  4. Yeligar SM, Wyatt TA. Alcohol and lung derangements: An overview. Alcohol. 2019;80:1–3. doi:1016/j.alcohol.2019.01.002. PMID: 31668281.
  5. Wyatt TA, Bailey KL, Simet SM, et al. Alcohol potentiates RSV-mediated injury to ciliated airway epithelium. Alcohol. 2019;80:17–24. doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.07.010. PMID: 31235345.
  6. Warren KJ, Poole JA, Sweeter JM, DeVasure JM, Wyatt TA. An association between MMP-9 and impaired T cell migration in ethanol-fed BALB/c mice infected with respiratory syncytial virus-2A. Alcohol. 2019;80:25–32. doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.09.009. PMID: 30291948.
  7. Price ME, Gerald CL, Pavlik JA, et al. Loss of cAMP-dependent stimulation of isolated cilia motility by alcohol exposure is oxidant-dependent. Alcohol. 2019;80:91–98. doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.09.010. PMID: 30291947.
  8. Gaydos J, McNally A, Burnham EL. The impact of alcohol use disorders on pulmonary immune cell inflammatory responses to Streptococcus pneumoniae. Alcohol. 2019;80:119–130. doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.08.016. PMID: 30195043.
  9. Bailey KL, Wyatt TA, Katafiasz DM, et al. Alcohol and cannabis use alter pulmonary innate immunity. Alcohol. 2019;80:131–138. doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.11.002. PMID: 30419300.
  10. Tanabe J, Yamamoto DJ, Sutton B, et al. Effects of Alcohol and Acetate on Cerebral Blood Flow: A Pilot Study. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2019;43(10):2070–2078. doi:10.1111/acer.14173. PMID: 31386214.
  11. Warren KJ, Wyatt TA. Assessment of Lymphocyte Migration in an Ex Vivo Transmigration System. J Vis Exp. 2019;(151):10.3791/60060. Published 2019 Sep 20. doi:10.3791/60060. PMID: 31589207.
  12. Kuprys PV, Tsukamoto H, Gao B, et al. Summary of the 2018 Alcohol and Immunology Research Interest Group (AIRIG) meeting. Alcohol. 2019;77:11–18. doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.08.010. PMID: 30763905.
  13. Burnham EL, Eakin MN, Pakhale S. Ethics of Health Research Supported by For-Profit Cannabis Companies: What Have We Learned from Big Tobacco?. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019;16(3):396–397. doi:10.1513/AnnalsATS.201811-764LE. PMID: 30712358.
  14. Lowery EM, Walsh M, Yong M, Kovacs EJ, Joyce C, Afshar M. Use of alcohol biomarkers to identify alcohol misuse in organ donors. Alcohol. 2018 Dec;73:67-72. doi: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.03.010. PMID:  30312857.
  15. Camargo Moreno M, Lewis JB, Kovacs EJ, Lowery EM. Lung allograft donors with excessive alcohol use have increased levels of human antimicrobial peptide LL-37. Alcohol. 2019;80:109–117. doi: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2018.11.003. PMID: 30419299.
  16. Afshar M, Burnham EL, Joyce C, Kovacs EJ, Lowery EM. Optimal Cut-Points for Phosphatidylethanol Vary by Clinical Setting: Response to Nguyen and Seth's (2018) Letter to the Editor. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2018 Oct; 42(10):2064-2065. doi:  10.1111/acer.13853. PMID: 30059162
  17. Hulsebus HJ, Curtis BJ, Molina PE, Afshar M, Boule LA, Morris N, Keshavarzian A, Kolls JK, Yeligar SM, Price ME, Wyatt TA, Choudhry MA, Kovacs EJ. Summary of the 2017 Alcohol and Immunology Research Interest Group (AIRIG) meeting. Alcohol. 2018 Jun;69:51-56. doi:  10.1016/j.alcohol.2017.10.006. PMID: 29654985.
  18. Frankel JH, Boe DM, Albright JM, O’Halloran EB, Carter SR, Davis CS, Ramirez L, Burnham EL, Gamelli RL, Afshar M, Kovacs EJ. Age-related immune responses after burn and inhalation injury are associated with altered clinical outcomes. Expt. Gerontol. 2018 May;105:78-86. doi: 10.1016/j.exger.2017.10.022. PMID: 29080833.
  19. Afshar M, Burnham EL, Joyce C, Clark BJ, Yong M, Gaydos J, Cooper RS, Smith GS, Kovacs EJ, Lowery EM.​ Cut-point Levels of Phosphatidylethanol to Identify Alcohol Misuse in a Mixed Cohort including Critically Ill Patients.​​ Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2017 Oct;41(10):1745-1753. doi: 10.1111/acer.13471. PMCID: PMC5626634.
  20. Samuelson D, Burnham EL, Maffei V, Vandivier RW, Blanchard E, Shellito J, Luo M, Taylor C, Welsh D. The respiratory tract microbial biogeography in alcohol use disorder. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2018 Jan 1;314(1):L107-L117. doi:  10.1152/ajplung.00277.2017. PMCID: PMC5866426.
  21. Fini MA, Gaydos J, McNally A, Karoor V, Burnham EL. Alcohol Abuse is Associated with Enhanced Pulmonary and Systemic Xanthine Oxidoreductase Activity. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2017 Dec 1;313(6):L1047-L1057. doi:  10.1152/ajplung.00570.2016. PMCID: PMC5814699.
  22. Sapkota M, Burnham EL, DeVasure JM, Hunter CD, Duryee MJ, Klassen LW, Kharbanda KK, Sissin JH, Theile GM, Wyatt TA. Malondialdehyde-acetaldehyde protein adducts are found exclusively in the lungs of smokers with alcohol use disorder and are associated with systemic anti-MAA antibodies. 2017 Dec;41(12):2093-2099. doi: 10.1111/acer.13509. PMCID: PMC5711572.
  23. Nedumaran B, Rudra P, Gaydos J, Kumar S, Meacham RB, Burnham EL, Malykhina AP. Impact of Regular Cannabis Use on Biomarkers of Lower Urinary Tract Function. Urology. 2017 Nov;109:223.e9-223.e16. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.08.011. PMID: 28827195.
  24. Clark BJ, Jones J, Reed KD, Hodapp R, Douglas IS, Van Pelt D, Burnham EL, Moss M. The Experience of Patients with Alcohol Misuse after Surviving a Critical Illness. A Qualitative Study. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Jul;14(7):1154-1161. doi:  10.1513/AnnalsATS.201611-854OC. PMCID: PMC5566292.
  25. Abdul-Muneer PM, Alikunju S, Mishra V, Schuetz H, Szlachetka AM, Burnham EL, Haorah J.  Activation of NLRP3 inflammasome by cholesterol crystals in alcohol consumption induces atherosclerotic lesions.  Brain Behav Immun. 2017 May;62:291-305. doi:  10.1016/j.bbi.2017.02.014. PMID: 28232172.
  26. Aschner Y, Burnham EL. Adjuvant Therapies for ARDS: Not Ready for Prime Time? Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Jan;14(1):14-16. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201610-809ED. PMCID:  PMC5291483.
  27. Moazed F, Burnham EL, Vandivier RW, O'Kane CM, Shyamsundar M, Hamid U, Abbott J, Thickett DR, Matthay MA, McAuley DF, Calfee CS. Cigarette smokers have exaggerated alveolar barrier disruption in response to lipopolysaccharide inhalation. Thorax. 2016 Dec;71(12):1130-1136. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207886. PMCID: PMC4970978.
  28. Samuelson DR, Charles TP, de la Rua NM, Taylor CM, Blanchard EE, Luo M, Shellito JE, Welsh DA. Analysis of the intestinal microbial community and inferred functional capacities during the host response to Pneumocystis pneumonia. Exp Lung Res. 2016 Oct-Dec;42(8-10):425-439. doi: 10.1080/01902148.2016.1258442. PMCID: PMC5304582.
  29. Ogunsakin O, Hottor T, Mehta A, Lichtveld M, McCaskill M. Chronic Ethanol Exposure Effects on Vitamin D Levels Among Subjects with Alcohol Use Disorder. Environ Health Insights. 2016 Oct 20;10:191-199. doi: 10.4137/EHI.S40335. PMCID:  PMC5074581.
  30. Yeligar SM, Chen MM, Kovacs EJ, Sisson JH, Burnham EL, Brown LA. Alcohol and Lung Injury and Immunity. Alcohol. 2016 Sep;55:51-59. doi: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2016.08.005. PMCID:  PMC5319482.
  31. Burnham EL, McNally A, Gaydos J, Brown LA. The Relationship Between Airway Antioxidant Levels, Alcohol Use Disorders, and Cigarette Smoking. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2016 Oct;40(10):2147-2160. doi: 10.1111/acer.13201. PMCID:  PMC5713477.
  32. Nick JA, Caceres SM, Kret JE, Poch KR, Strand M, Faino AV, Nichols DP, Saavedra MT, Taylor-Cousar JL, Geraci MW, Burnham EL, Fessler MB, Suratt BT, Abraham E, Moss M, Malcolm KC. Extremes of Interferon-Stimulated Gene Expression Associate with Worse Outcomes in the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. PLoS One. 2016 Sep 8;11(9). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0162490. PMCID: PMC5015849.
  33. Cannon AR, Morris NL, Hammer AM, Curtis B, Remick DG, Yeligar SM, Poole L, Burnham EL, Wyatt TA, Molina PE, So-Armah K, Cisneros T, Wang G, Lang CH, Mandrekar P, Kovacs EJ, Choudhry MA. Alcohol and inflammatory responses: Highlights of the 2015 Alcohol and Immunology Research Interest Group (AIRIG) meeting. Alcohol. 2016 Aug;54:73-7. doi: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2016.06.005. PMCID: PMC5003611.
  34. Jolley SE, Alkhafaf Q, Hough C, Welsh DA. Presence of an Alcohol Use Disorder is Associated with Greater Pneumonia Severity in Hospitalized HIV-Infected Patients. Lung. 2016 Oct;194(5):755-62. doi: 10.1007/s00408-016-9920-1. PMCID:  PMC5786386.
  35. Afshar M, Foster CL, Layden JE, Burnham EL. Azithromycin use and outcomes in severe sepsis patients with and without pneumonia. J Crit Care. 2016 Apr;32:120-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.12.010. PMCID:  PMC4769933.
  36. Gaydos J, McNally A, Guo R, Vandivier RW, Simonian PL, Burnham EL. Alcohol abuse and smoking alter inflammatory mediator production by pulmonary and systemic immune cells. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2016 Mar 15;310(6):L507-18. doi:  10.1152/ajplung.00242.2015. PMCID: PMC4796259.
  37. O'Halloran EB, Curtis BJ, Afshar M, Chen MM, Kovacs EJ, Burnham EL. Alveolar macrophage inflammatory mediator expression is elevated in the setting of alcohol use disorders. Alcohol. 2016 Feb;50:43-50. doi: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2015.11.003. PMCID: PMC4753084.
  38. Wehrmann F, Lavelle JC, Collins CB, Tinega AN, Thurman JM, Burnham EL, Simonian PL. γδ T cells protect against LPS-induced lung injury. J Leukoc Biol. 2016 Feb;99(2):373-86. doi: 10.1189/jlb.4A0115-017RR. PMCID:  PMC4718194.
  39. Katz PS, Siggins RW, Porretta C, Armstrong ML, Zea AH, Mercante DE, Parsons C, Veazey RS, Bagby GJ, Nelson S, Molina PE, Welsh DA. Chronic Alcohol Increases CD8+ T-Cell Immunosenescence in Simian Immunodeficiency Virus-infected Rhesus Macaques. Alcohol. 2015 Dec; 49(8):759-65. doi: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2015.09.003. PMCID: PMC4691397.
  40. Samuelson DE, Welsh DA, Shellito JE. Regulation of lung immunity and host defense by the intestinal microbiota. Front Microbiol. 2015 Oct 7;6:1085. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.01085. PMCID:  PMC4595839.​
  41. Biehl JR, Burnham EL. Cannabis Smoking in 2015: A Concern for Lung Health? Chest. 2015 Sep;148(3):596-606. doi: 10.1378/chest.15-0447. PMCID: PMC4556119.
  42. Bailey KL, Romberger DJ, Katafiasz DM, Heires AJ, Sisson JH, Wyatt TA, Burnham EL. TLR2 and TLR4 Expression and Inflammatory Cytokines are Altered in the Airway Epithelium of Those with Alcohol Use Disorders. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2015 Sep;39(9):1691-7. doi:  10.1111/acer.12803. PMCID: PMC4843766.
  43. Obianyo O, Liang Y, Burnham EL, Mehta A, Park Y, Uppal K, Harris FL, Jones DP, Brown LA. Metabolic Consequences of Chronic Alcohol Abuse in Non-Smokers: A Pilot Study. PLoS One. 2015 Jun 23;10(6). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129570. PMCID: PMC4477879.
  44. Riches DW, Burnham EL, Moss M, Downey GP, Schmidt EP. Introduction to the 57th annual Thomas L. Petty Aspen Lung Conference: Rebuilding the injured lung. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Mar;12 Suppl 1:S1-2. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201411-536MG. PMCID: PMC4430970.
  45. Salerno D, Mushatt D, Myers L, Zhuang Y, de la Rua N, Calderon EJ, Welsh, DA. Serum and BAL beta-D-glucan for the diagnosis of Pneumocystis pneumonia in HIV positive patients. Respir Med. 2014 Nov;108(11):1688–1695. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2014.09.017. PMCID:  PMC4297544.
  46. Burnham EL, Hyzy RC, Paine R 3rd, Kelly AM, Quint LE, Lynch D, Curran-Everett D,Moss M, Standiford TJ. Detection of fibroproliferation by chest high-resolution CT scan in resolving ARDS. Chest. 2014 Nov;146(5):1196-204. doi: 10.1378/chest.13-2708. PMCID: PMC4219337.
  47. Tanaka T, Doe JM, Horstmann SA, Ahmad S, Ahmad A, Min SJ, Reynolds PR, Suram S, Gaydos J, Burnham EL, Vandivier RW. Neuroendocrine signaling via the serotonin transporter regulates clearance of apoptotic cells. J Biol Chem. 2014 Apr 11;289(15):10466-75. doi:  10.1074/jbc.M113.482299. PMCID: PMC4036168.
  48. Burnham EL, Janssen WJ, Riches DW, Moss M, Downey GP. The fibroproliferative response in acute respiratory distress syndrome: mechanisms and clinical significance. Eur Respir J. 2014 Jan;43(1):276-85. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00196412. PMCID: PMC4015132.
  49. Clark BJ, Williams A, Feemster LM, Bradley KA, Macht M, Moss M, Burnham EL; NHLBI ARDS Network Investigators. Alcohol screening scores and 90-day outcomes in patients with acute lung injury. Crit Care Med. 2013 Jun;41(6):1518-25. doi:  10.1097/CCM.0b013e318287f1bb. PMCID: PMC4048714.
  50. Clark BJ, Keniston A, Douglas IS, Beresford T, Macht M, Williams A, Jones J, Burnham EL, Moss M. Healthcare utilization in medical intensive care unit survivors with alcohol withdrawal. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2013 Sep;37(9):1536-43. doi:  10.1111/acer.12124. PMCID: PMC4045620.
  51. Burnham EL, Kovacs EJ, Davis CS. Pulmonary cytokine composition differs in the setting of alcohol use disorders and cigarette smoking. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2013 Jun 15;304(12):L873-82. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00385.2012. PMCID: PMC3680749.
  52. Burnham EL, Hyzy RC, Paine R 3rd, Coley C 2nd, Kelly AM, Quint LE, Lynch D, Janssen WJ, Moss M, Standiford TJ. Chest CT features are associated with poorer quality of life in acute lung injury survivors. Crit Care Med. 2013 Feb;41(2):445-56. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e31826a5062. PMCID: PMC3671861.
  53. Finigan JH, Mishra R, Vasu VT, Silveira LJ, Nethery DE, Standiford TJ, Burnham EL, Moss M, Kern JA. Bronchoalveolar lavage neuregulin-1 is elevated in acute lung injury and correlates with inflammation. Eur Respir J. 2013 Feb;41(2):396-401. doi:  10.1183/09031936.00004912. PMCID: PMC4140244.
  54. Albright JM, Davis CS, Bird MD, Ramirez L, Kim H, Burnham EL, Gamelli RL, Kovacs EJ. The acute pulmonary inflammatory response to the graded severity of smoke inhalation injury. Crit Care Med. 2012 Apr;40(4):1113-2. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e3182374a67. PMCID: PMC3290689.
  55. Burnham EL, McCord JM, Bose S, Brown LA, House R, Moss M, Gaydos J. Protandim does not influence alveolar epithelial permeability or intrapulmonary oxidative stress in human subjects with alcohol use disorders. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2012 Apr 1;302(7):L688-99. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00171.2011. PMCID: PMC3330762.
  56. Baker TA, Davis CS, Bach HH 4th, Romero J, Burnham EL, Kovacs EJ, Gamelli RL, Majetschak M. Ubiquitin and stromal cell-derived factor-1α in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid after burn and inhalation injury. J Burn Care Res. 2012 Jan-Feb;33(1):57-64. doi:  10.1097/BCR.0b013e31823dc559. PMCID: PMC3626094.
  57. Clark BJ, Smart A, House R, Douglas I, Burnham EL, Moss M. Severity of acute illness is associated with baseline readiness to change in medical intensive care unit patients with unhealthy alcohol use. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2012 Mar;36(3):544-51. doi:  10.1111/j.1530-0277.2011.01648.x. PMCID: PMC3251713.
  58. Fisichella PM, Davis CS, Lundberg PW, Lowery E, Burnham EL, Alex CG, Ramirez L, Pelletiere K, Love RB, Kuo PC, Kovacs EJ. The protective role of laparoscopic antireflux surgery against aspiration of pepsin after lung transplantation. Surgery. 2011 Oct;150(4):598-606. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2011.07.053. PMCID: PMC3694415.
  59. Burnham EL, Phang TL, House R, Vandivier RW, Moss M, Gaydos J. Alveolar macrophage gene expression is altered in the setting of alcohol use disorders. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2011 Feb;35(2):284-94. doi: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2010.01344.x. PMCID: PMC3059108.

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