Debra E Weese-Mayer

  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Beatrice Cummings Mayer Professorship in Pediatric Autonomic Medicine, Pediatrics
  • 7391 Citations
1985 …2020

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Research Output

Variable human phenotype associated with novel deletions of the PHOX2B gene

Jennings, L. J., Yu, M., Rand, C. M., Kravis, N., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Patwari, P. P. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Feb 1 2012, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 47, 2, p. 153-161 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Vagal and sympathetic heart rate and blood pressure control in adult onset PHOX2B mutation-confirmed congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Diedrich, A., Malow, B. A., Antic, N. A., Sato, K., McEvoy, R. D., Mathias, C. J., Robertson, D., Berry-Kravis, E. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jun 1 2007, In : Clinical Autonomic Research. 17, 3, p. 177-185 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Uterine position determines the extent of dopamine reduction after chronic prenatal cocaine exposure

Lipton, J. W., Robie, H. S., Ling, Z., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Carvey, P. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 844, p. 314-323 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Use of nasal continuous positive airway pressure as treatment of childhood obstructive sleep apnea

Marcus, C. L., Ward, S. L. D., Mallory, G. B., Rosen, C. L., Beckerman, R. C., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Brouillette, R. T., Trang, H. T. & Brooks, L. J., Jan 1 1995, In : The Journal of Pediatrics. 127, 1, p. 88-94 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

212 Scopus citations

Treatment of neuroblastoma in congenital central hypoventilation syndrome with a PHOX2B polyalanine repeat expansion mutation: New twist on a neurocristopathy syndrome

Armstrong, A. E., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Mian, A., Maris, J. M., Batra, V., Gosiengfiao, Y., Reichek, J., Madonna, M. B., Bush, J. W., Shore, R. M. & Walterhouse, D. O., Nov 1 2015, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 62, 11, p. 2007-2010 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

The Pediatric Committee of the American Autonomic Society

On behalf of the Pediatric Committee of the American Autonomic Society, Apr 1 2018, In : Clinical Autonomic Research. 28, 2, p. 171-172 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

The magnitude of brain dopamine depletion from prenatal cocaine exposure is a function of uterine position

Lipton, J. W., Robie, H. C., Ling, Z., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Carvey, P. M., Jul 1 1998, In : Neurotoxicology and Teratology. 20, 4, p. 373-382 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

The diaphragm: Dysfunction and induced pacing

Elefteriades, JA. & Weese-Mayer, DE., 1996, Glenn’s Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Baue, AE., Geha, AS., Hammond, GL., Laks, H. & Naunheim, KS. (eds.). Stamford, CT: Appleton & Lange, p. 623-642

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing in 5-year-old children are associated with sleepiness and problem behaviors

Gottlieb, D. J., Vezina, R. M., Chase, C., Lesko, S. M., Heeren, T. C., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Auerbach, S. H. & Corwin, M. J., Oct 1 2003, In : Pediatrics. 112, 4, p. 870-877 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

197 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome and sudden intrauterine unexplained death: Correlation between hypoplasia of raphé nuclei and serotonin transporter gene promoter polymorphism

Lavezzi, A. M., Casale, V., Oneda, R., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Matturri, L., Jul 1 2009, In : Pediatric Research. 66, 1, p. 22-27 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) in African Americans: Polymorphisms in the gene encoding the stress peptide pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP)

Cummings, K. J., Klotz, C., Liu, W. Q., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Marazita, M. L., Cooper, M. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Tobias, R., Goldie, C., Bech-Hansen, N. T. & Wilson, R. J. A., Mar 1 2009, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 98, 3, p. 482-489 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Study of Genes Pertinent to Cardiorespiratory and Autonomic Regulation

Weese-Mayer, DE., Ackerman, MJ., Marazita, ML. & Berry-Kravis, EM., 2008, Genetic Basis for Respiratory Control Disorders. Gaultier, C. (ed.). New York: Springer U.S., p. 85-109

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Cardiorespiratory Regulation Genes

Weese-Mayer, DE., Ackerman, MJ., Berry-Kravis, EM. & Marazita, ML., 2008, Breathing During Sleep in Children, 2nd edition. Marcus, C., Loughlin, G., Carroll, J. & Donnelly, D. (eds.). New York: Informa Healthcare, p. 293-313

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Review of implicated genetic factors

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Ackerman, M. J., Marazita, M. L. & Berry-Kravis, E. M., Apr 15 2007, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 143, 8, p. 771-788 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

102 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome: Genetic studies in cardiorespiratory and autonomic regulation

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Ackerman, M. J. & Marazita, M. L., Jan 1 2008, Sleep and Breathing in Children: Developmental Changes in Breathing During Sleep, Second Edition. CRC Press, Vol. 224. p. 224-313 90 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sudden infant death syndrome: Case-control frequency differences in paired like homeobox (PHOX) 2B gene [3]

Rand, C. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Zhou, L., Maher, B. S., Cooper, M. E., Marazita, M. L. & Berry-Kravis, E. M., Aug 1 2006, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 140, 15, p. 1687-1691 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

24 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome: The genetic segue?

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jul 1 2008, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 97, 7, p. 846-847 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

4 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome: Rare mutation in the serotonin system FEV gene

Rand, C. M., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Zhou, L., Fan, W. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Aug 1 2007, In : Pediatric research. 62, 2, p. 180-182 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome: Is serotonin the key factor?

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Nov 1 2006, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 296, 17, p. 2143-2144 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

6 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome: Case-control frequency differences at genes pertinent to early autonomic nervous system embryologic development

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Zhou, L., Maher, B. S., Curran, M. E., Silvestri, J. M. & Marazita, M. L., Jan 1 2004, In : Pediatric Research. 56, 3, p. 391-395 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome

Silvestri, JM. & Weese-Mayer, DE., 2003, Respiratory Control and Disorders of the Newborn for the Lung Biology in Health and Disease. Mathew, OP. & Lenfant, C. (eds.). New York, NY: Marcel Dekker, Inc., p. 525-539

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sudden infant death syndrome: Another year of new hope but no cure

Loghmanee, D. A. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Nov 1 2007, In : Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine. 13, 6, p. 497-504 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Sudden infant death syndrome: Association with a promoter polymorphism of the serotonin transporter gene

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Maher, B. S., Silvestri, J. M., Curran, M. E. & Marazita, M. L., Mar 15 2003, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics. 117 A, 3, p. 268-274 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Scopus citations

Stillbirth evaluation: A stepwise assessment of placental pathology and autopsy

Miller, E. S., Minturn, L., Linn, R., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Ernst, L. M., Jan 1 2016, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 214, 1, p. 115.e1-115.e6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Stillbirth: Genome-wide copy number variation profiling in archived placental umbilical cord samples with pathologic and clinical correlation

Ernst, L. M., Rand, C. M., Bao, R., Andrade, J., Linn, R. L., Minturn, L., Zhang, C., Kang, W. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Aug 1 2015, In : Placenta. 36, 8, p. 783-789 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Stillbirth: Correlations between brain injury and placental pathology

Ernst, L. M., Bit-Ivan, E. N., Miller, E. S., Minturn, L., Bigio, E. H. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., May 1 2016, In : Pediatric and Developmental Pathology. 19, 3, p. 237-243 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Standards and indications for cardiopulmonary sleep studies in children

Loughlin, G. M., Brouillette, R. T., Brooke, L. J., Carroll, J. L., Chipps, B. E., England, S. J., Ferber, P., Ferraro, N. F., Gaultier, C., Givan, D. C., Haddad, G. G., Maddern, B. R., Mallory, G. B., Nathanson, I. T., Rosen, C. L., Thach, B. T., Davidson- Ward, S. L., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Wohl, M. E., Jan 1 1996, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 153, 2, p. 866-878 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

970 Scopus citations

Sleep-disordered breathing symptoms are associated with poorer cognitive function in 5-year-old children

Gottlieb, D. J., Chase, C., Vezina, R. M., Heeren, T. C., Corwin, M. J., Auerbach, S. H., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Lesko, S. M., Oct 1 2004, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 145, 4, p. 458-464 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

186 Scopus citations

Sleep disordered breathing, primary snoring and sudden infant death syndrome

Silvestri, JM. & Weese-Mayer, DE., 2004, Sleep Medicine Secrets. Stevens, D. (ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Hanley & Belfus, Inc., p. 187-193

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sleep-disordered breathing, primary snoring, and sudden infant death syndrome

Silvestri, J. & Weese-Mayer, D., Jun 18 2014, Sleep Medicine Secrets. Elsevier Inc, p. 187-193 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sleep architecture in term and preterm infants beyond the neonatal period: The influence of gestational age, steroids, and ventilatory support

Hoppenbrouwers, T., Hodgman, J. E., Rybine, D., Fabrikant, G., Corwin, M., Crowell, D. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Nov 1 2005, In : Sleep. 28, 11, p. 1428-1436 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Skin-interfaced biosensors for advanced wireless physiological monitoring in neonatal and pediatric intensive-care units

Chung, H. U., Rwei, A. Y., Hourlier-Fargette, A., Xu, S., Lee, K. H., Dunne, E. C., Xie, Z., Liu, C., Carlini, A., Kim, D. H., Ryu, D., Kulikova, E., Cao, J., Odland, I. C., Fields, K. B., Hopkins, B., Banks, A., Ogle, C., Grande, D., Park, J. B. & 42 others, Kim, J., Irie, M., Jang, H., Lee, J. H., Park, Y., Kim, J., Jo, H. H., Hahm, H., Avila, R., Xu, Y., Namkoong, M., Kwak, J. W., Suen, E., Paulus, M. A., Kim, R. J., Parsons, B. V., Human, K. A., Kim, S. S., Patel, M., Reuther, W., Kim, H. S., Lee, S. H., Leedle, J. D., Yun, Y., Rigali, S., Son, T., Jung, I., Arafa, H., Soundararajan, V. R., Ollech, A., Shukla, A., Bradley, A., Schau, M., Rand, C. M., Marsillio, L. E., Harris, Z. L., Huang, Y., Hamvas, A., Paller, A. S., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Lee, J. Y. & Rogers, J. A., Mar 1 2020, In : Nature Medicine. 26, 3, p. 418-429 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

SIDS risk factor awareness: assessment among nursing students.

Huffman, A. D., Smok-Pearsall, S. M., Silvestri, J. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN / NAACOG. 28, 1, p. 68-73 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

ROHHAD and Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS): Clinical and genetic comparison

Barclay, S. F., Rand, C. M., Nguyen, L., Wilson, R. J. A., Wevrick, R., Gibson, W. T., Bech-Hansen, N. T. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jul 20 2018, In : Orphanet journal of rare diseases. 13, 1, 124.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk factors associated with candidemia in the neonatal intensive care unit: A case-control study

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Fondriest, D. W., Brouillette, R. T. & Shulman, S. T., Feb 1987, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 6, 2, p. 190-196 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

185 Scopus citations

Respiratory control disorders in infancy and childhood

Silvestri, J. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 1996, In : Current opinion in pediatrics. 8, 3, p. 216-220 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Respiratory and cardiovascular indicators of autonomic nervous system dysregulation in familial dysautonomia

Carroll, M. S., Kenny, A. S., Patwari, P. P., Ramirez, J. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jul 1 2012, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 47, 7, p. 682-691 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Residual chemosensitivity to ventilatory challenges in genotyped congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Carroll, M. S., Patwari, P. P., Kenny, A. S., Brogadir, C. D., Stewart, T. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Feb 15 2014, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 116, 4, p. 439-450 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Rapid-onset obesity with hypothalamic dysfunction, hypoventilation, and autonomic dysregulation presenting in childhood

Ize-Ludlow, D., Gray, J. A., Sperling, M. A., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Milunsky, J. M., Farooqi, I. S., Rand, C. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jul 1 2007, In : Pediatrics. 120, 1, p. e179-e188

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Scopus citations

Rapid-Onset Obesity with Hypothalamic Dysfunction, Hypoventilation, and Autonomic Dysregulation (ROHHAD)

Rand, C. M., Patwari, P. P., Carroll, M. S. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 2013, Encyclopedia of Sleep. Elsevier Inc, p. 332-338 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations

Rapid-Onset Obesity with Hypothalamic Dysfunction, Hypoventilation, and Autonomic Dysregulation (ROHHAD): Exome sequencing of trios, monozygotic twins and tumours

Barclay, S. F., Rand, C. M., Borch, L. A., Nguyen, L., Gray, P. A., Gibson, W. T., Wilson, R. J. A., Gordon, P. M. K., Aung, Z., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Ize-Ludlow, D., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Bech-Hansen, N. T., Aug 25 2015, In : Orphanet journal of rare diseases. 10, 1, 314.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Rapid-onset obesity with hypothalamic dysfunction, hypoventilation, and autonomic dysregulation (ROHHAD): Response to ventilatory challenges

Carroll, M. S., Patwari, P. P., Kenny, A. S., Brogadir, C. D., Stewart, T. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Dec 1 2015, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 50, 12, p. 1336-1345 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Rapid-onset obesity with hypothalamic dysfunction, hypoventilation, and autonomic dysregulation: Analysis of hypothalamic and autonomic candidate genes

Rand, C. M., Patwari, P. P., Rodikova, E. A., Zhou, L., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Wilson, R. J. A., Bech-Hansen, T. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Oct 1 2011, In : Pediatric research. 70, 4, p. 375-378 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Pupillometry measures of autonomic nervous system regulation with advancing age in a healthy pediatric cohort

Winston, M., Zhou, A., Rand, C. M., Dunne, E. C., Warner, J. J., Volpe, L. J., Pigneri, B. A., Simon, D., Bielawiec, T., Gordon, S. C., Vitez, S. F., Charnay, A., Joza, S., Kelly, K., Panicker, C., Rizvydeen, S., Niewijk, G., Coleman, C., Scher, B. J., Reed, D. W. & 10 others, Hockney, S. M., Buniao, G., Stewart, T., Trojanowski, L., Brogadir, C., Price, M., Kenny, A. S., Bradley, A., Volpe, N. J. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Feb 1 2020, In : Clinical Autonomic Research. 30, 1, p. 43-51 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Pupillometry in congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS): Quantitative evidence of autonomic nervous system dysregulation

Patwari, P. P., Stewart, T. M., Rand, C. M., Carroll, M. S., Kuntz, N. L., Kenny, A. S., Brogadir, C. D. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Mar 1 2012, In : Pediatric research. 71, 3, p. 280-285 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Pupillometry in clinical care: New procedure code 0341T 15

Weese-Mayer, DE., Ali, FN. & Stewart, TM., Sep 2014, In : American Academy of Pediatrics Coding Newletter. Available at http://coding.aap.org/content.aspx

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prolonged cardiorespiratory monitoring of children more than twelve months of age: Characterization of events and approach to discontinuation

Silvestri, J. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Kenny, A. S. & Hauptman, S. A., Jan 1 1994, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 125, 1, p. 51-56 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Proceedings of the fourth international conference on central hypoventilation

European Central Hypoventilation Syndrome Consortium, Jan 1 2014, In : Orphanet journal of rare diseases. 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

10 Scopus citations

Pre-Vent: the prematurity-related ventilatory control study

Dennery, P. A., Di Fiore, J. M., Ambalavanan, N., Bancalari, E., Carroll, J. L., Claure, N., Hamvas, A., Hibbs, A. M., Indic, P., Kemp, J., Krahn, K. N., Lake, D., Laposky, A., Martin, R. J., Natarajan, A., Rand, C., Schau, M., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Zimmet, A. M. & Moorman, J. R., May 1 2019, In : Pediatric research. 85, 6, p. 769-776 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations