Debra E Weese-Mayer

  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Beatrice Cummings Mayer Professorship in Pediatric Autonomic Medicine, Pediatrics
  • 7487 Citations
1985 …2020

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Article

Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome & sudden infant death syndrome: Disorders of autonomic regulation

Rand, CM., Patwari, PP., Carroll, MS. & Weese-Mayer, DE., Feb 2013, In : Seminars in Pediatric Neurology. 20, p. 44-55 12 p.

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Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Disorders of Autonomic Regulation

Rand, C. M., Patwari, P. P., Carroll, M. S. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Mar 1 2013, In : Seminars in Pediatric Neurology. 20, 1, p. 44-55 12 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome neurocognition already reduced in preschool-aged children

Charnay, A. J., Antisdel-Lomaglio, J. E., Zelko, F. A., Rand, C. M., Le, M., Gordon, S. C., Vitez, S. F., Tse, J. W., Brogadir, C. D., Nelson, M. N., Berry-Kravis, E. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Mar 2016, In : CHEST. 149, 3, p. 809-815 7 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome PHOX2B mutations and phenotype

Berry-Kravis, E. M., Zhou, L., Rand, C. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Nov 15 2006, In : American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 174, 10, p. 1139-1144 6 p.

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161 Scopus citations

Determining peripheral skin temperature: Subjective versus objective measurements

Tse, J., Rand, C., Carroll, M., Charnay, A., Gordon, S., Morales, B., Vitez, S., Le, M. & Weese-Mayer, D., Mar 1 2016, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 105, 3, p. e126-e131

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10 Scopus citations

Developmental alterations of the respiratory human retrotrapezoid nucleus in sudden unexplained fetal and infant death

Lavezzi, A. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Yu, M. Y., Jennings, L. J., Corna, M. F., Casale, V., Oneda, R. & Matturri, L., Sep 25 2012, In : Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical. 170, 1-2, p. 12-19 8 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Diaphragm pacing by electrical stimulation of the phrenic nerve: 1996 Update

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 1997, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 23, 2, p. 157-158 2 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Diaphragm Pacing in Infants and Children

Hunt, C. E., Brouillette, R. T., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Morrow, A. S. & Ilbawi, M. N., Jan 1 1988, In : Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 11, 11, p. 2135-2141 7 p.

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34 Scopus citations

Diaphragm pacing in infants and children. A life-table analysis of implanted components

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Morrow, A. S., Brouillette, R. T., Ilbawi, M. N. & Hunt, C. E., Jan 1 1989, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 139, 4 I, p. 974-979 6 p.

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43 Scopus citations

Diaphragm pacing with a quadripolar phrenic nerve electrode: An international study

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Silvestri, J. M., Kenny, A. S., Ilbawi, M. N., Hauptman, S. A., Lipton, J. W., Talonen, P. P., Garcia, H. G., Watt, J. W., Exner, G., Baer, G. A., Elefteriades, J. A., Peruzzi, W. T., Alex, C. G., Harlid, R., Vincken, W., Davis, G. M., Decramer, M., Kuenzle, C., Sæterhaug, A. & 1 others, Schöber, J. G., Jan 1 1996, In : PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 19, 9, p. 1311-1319 9 p.

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77 Scopus citations

Disorders of breathing during sleep in the pediatric population

Brouilette, R. T., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Hunt, C. E., Jan 1 1988, In : Seminars in Respiratory Medicine. 9, 6, p. 594-606 13 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Diurnal variation in autonomic regulation among patients with genotyped Rett syndrome

Carroll, M. S., Ramirez, J. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of medical genetics.

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Drug screen technique determines prevalence of cocaine use among pregnant women

Silvestri, J. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Strassner, H. T., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine. 1, 3, p. 148-152 5 p.

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Dysregulation of locus coeruleus development in congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Nobuta, H., Cilio, M. R., Danhaive, O., Tsai, H. H., Tupal, S., Chang, S. M., Murnen, A., Kreitzer, F., Bravo, V., Czeisler, C., Gokozan, H. N., Gygli, P., Bush, S., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Conklin, B., Yee, S. P., Huang, E. J., Gray, P. A., Rowitch, D. & Otero, J. J., Aug 25 2015, In : Acta Neuropathologica. 130, 2, p. 171-183 13 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Édition française de la Déclaration officielle depolitique clinique de l'American Thoracic Society(ATS) sur le syndrome d'hypoventilation alvéolairecentrale congénitale. Bases génétiques, diagnostic etprise en charge

Translated title of the contribution: ATS clinical policy statement: Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome.Genetic basis, diagnosis and managementWeese-Mayer, D. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Ceccherini, I., Keens, T. G., Loghmanee, D. A. & Trang, H., Jan 1 2013, In : Revue des Maladies Respiratoires. 30, 8, p. 706-733 28 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Effect of a sudden infant death syndrome risk reduction education program on risk factor compliance and information sources in primarily black urban communities.

Rasinski, K. A., Kuby, A., Bzdusek, S. A., Silvestri, J. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Apr 2003, In : Pediatrics. 111, 4 Pt 1, p. e347-354

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Open Access
46 Scopus citations

Effect of cocaine in early gestation: Physiologic responses to hypoxia in newborn rabbits

Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Barkov, G. A., Jan 1 1993, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 148, 3, p. 589-596 8 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Effect of cocaine in early gestation on striatal dopamine and neurotrophic activity

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Silvestri, J. M., Lin, D., Buhrfiend, C. M., Lo, E. S. & Carvey, P. M., Jan 1 1993, In : Pediatric research. 34, 3, p. 389-392 4 p.

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25 Scopus citations

Effect of prenatal cocaine on respiration, heart rate, and sudden infant death syndrome

Silvestri, J. M., Long, J. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Barkov, G. A., Jan 1 1991, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 11, 4, p. 328-334 7 p.

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57 Scopus citations

Effects of almitrine on genioglossal and diaphragmatic electromyograms

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Brouillette, R. T., Klemka, L. M. & Hunt, C. E., Dec 1 1986, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 61, 6, p. 2122-2128 7 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Effects of almitrine on hypoglossal and phrenic electroneurograms

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Brouillette, R. T., Klemka, L. & Hunt, C. E., 1985, In : Journal of applied physiology. 59, 1, p. 105-112 8 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Effects of almitrine on respiration in unanesthetized newborn rabbits

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Klemka, L. M., Brouillette, R. T. & Hunt, C. E., Jan 1 1988, In : Journal of applied physiology. 64, 2, p. 817-822 6 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Effects of continuous low-frequency pacing on immature canine diaphragm

Marzocchi, M., Brouillette, R. T., Klemka-Walden, L. M., Heller, S. L., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Brozanski, B. S., Caliendo, J., Daood, M., Ilbawi, M. N. & Hunt, C. E., 1990, In : Journal of applied physiology. 69, 3, p. 892-898 7 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on perinatal morbidity and postnatal growth in the rabbit

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Klemka-Walden, L. M., Chan, M. K. & Gingras, J. L., 1991, In : Developmental Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 16, 4, p. 221-230 10 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Effects of prenatal cocaine on the ventilatory response to hypoxia in newborn rabbits

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Klemka-Walden, L. M., Barkov, G. A. & Gingras, J. L., 1992, In : Developmental Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 18, 1-2, p. 116-124 9 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Facial phenotype in children and young adults with PHOX2B-determined congenital central hypoventilation syndrome: Quantitative pattern of dysmorphology

Todd, E. S., Weinberg, S. M., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Silvestri, J. M., Kenny, A. S., Rand, C. M., Zhou, L., Maher, B. S., Marazita, M. L. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 2006, In : Pediatric research. 59, 1, p. 39-45 7 p.

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38 Scopus citations

Factors that influence use of a home cardiorespiratory monitor for infants: The collaborative home infant monitoring evaluation

Silvestri, J. M., Lister, G., Corwin, M. J., Smok-Pearsall, S. M., Baird, T. M., Crowell, D. H., Cantey-Kiser, J., Hunt, C. E., Tinsley, L., Palmer, P. H., Mendenhall, R. S., Hoppenbrouwers, T. T., Neuman, M. R., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Willinger, M., Jan 1 2005, In : Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 159, 1, p. 18-24 7 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Familial dysautonomia: Frequent, prolonged and severe hypoxemia during wakefulness and sleep

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Kenny, A. S., Bennett, H. L., Ramirez, J. M. & Leurgans, S. E., Jan 1 2008, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 43, 3, p. 251-260 10 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Genetic segregation analysis of autonomic nervous system dysfunction in families of probands with idiopathic congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Marazita, M. L., Maher, B. S., Cooper, M. E., Silvestri, J. M., Huffman, A. D., Smok-Pearsall, S. M., Kowal, M. H. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., May 1 2001, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics. 100, 3, p. 229-236 8 p.

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43 Scopus citations

Genetic variation in the HTR1A gene and sudden infant death syndrome

Morley, M. E., Rand, C. M., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Zhou, L., Fan, W. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Apr 1 2008, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 146, 7, p. 930-933 4 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Germline mosaicism of PHOX2B mutation accounts for familial recurrence of congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS)

Rand, C. M., Yu, M., Jennings, L. J., Panesar, K., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Zhou, L. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Sep 1 2012, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 158 A, 9, p. 2297-2301 5 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Home monitoring during infancy: What is normal?

Silvestri, J. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Hunt, C. E., Jan 1 2002, In : Paediatric respiratory reviews. 3, 1, p. 10-17 8 p.

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4 Scopus citations

HTR2A variation and sudden infant death syndrome: A case-control analysis

Rand, C. M., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Fan, W. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 2009, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 98, 1, p. 58-61 4 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Hyperthyroidism hidden by congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Fox, D. A., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Wensley, D. F. & Stewart, L. L., May 1 2015, In : Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism. 28, 5-6, p. 705-708 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Hypoxia after prenatal cocaine attenuates striatal dopamine and neurotrophic activity

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Silvestri, J. M., Lin, D., Buhrfiend, C. M., Ptak, L. R., Lo, E. S. & Carvey, P. M., Jan 1 1994, In : Neurotoxicology and Teratology. 16, 2, p. 177-181 5 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Idiopathic congenital central hypoventilation syndrome: Evaluation of brain-derived neurotrophic factor genomic DNA sequence variation

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Bolk, S., Silvestri, J. M. & Chakravarti, A., Feb 1 2002, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics. 107, 4, p. 306-310 5 p.

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54 Scopus citations

Idiopathic congenital central hypoventilation syndrome: The next generation

Silvestri, J. M., Chen, M. L., Weese-Mayer, D. E., McQuitty, J. M., Carveth, H. J., Nielson, D. W., Borowitz, D. & Cerny, F., Sep 15 2002, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics. 112, 1, p. 46-50 5 p.

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41 Scopus citations

Idiopathic Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome: Analysis of Genes Pertinent to Early Autonomic Nervous System Embryologic Development and Identification of Mutations in PHOX2b

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Zhou, L., Maher, B. S., Silvestri, J. M., Curran, M. E. & Marazita, M. L., Dec 15 2003, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics. 123 A, 3, p. 267-278 12 p.

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281 Scopus citations

Infant polysomnography: Reliability

Crowell, D. H., Brooks, L. J., Colton, T., Corwin, M. J., Hoppenbrouwers, T. T., Hunt, C. E., Kapuniai, L. E., Lister, G., Neuman, M. R., Peucker, M., Davidson Ward, S. L., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Willinger, M., Baird, T. M., Hufford, D., Keens, T. G., Martin, R. J., Ramanathan, R., Schafer, S. C., Silvestri, J. M. & 1 others, Tinsley, L., Oct 10 1997, In : Sleep. 20, 7, p. 553-560 8 p.

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49 Scopus citations

Infant polysomnography: Reliability and validity of infant arousal assessment

Crowell, D. H., Kulp, T. D., Kapuniai, L. E., Hunt, C. E., Brooks, L. J., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Silvestri, J., Ward, S. D., Corwin, M., Tinsley, L. & Peucker, M., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. 19, 5, p. 469-483 15 p.

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22 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

In pursuit (and discovery) of a genetic basis for congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Berry-Kravis, E. M. & Marazita, M. L., Nov 15 2005, In : Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology. 149, 1-3, p. 73-82 10 p.

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48 Scopus citations

Later-onset congenital central hypoventilation syndrome due to a heterozygous 24-polyalanine repeat expansion mutation in the PHOX2B gene

Repetto, G. M., Corrales, R. J., Abara, S. G., Zhou, L., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Rand, C. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Jan 1 2009, In : Acta Paediatrica, International Journal of Paediatrics. 98, 1, p. 192-195 4 p.

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37 Scopus citations

Longitudinal assessment of hemoglobin oxygen saturation in healthy infants during the first 6 months of age

Hunt, C. E., Corwin, M. J., Lister, G., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Neuman, M. R., Tinsley, L., Baird, T. M., Keens, T. G. & Cabral, H. J., Jan 1 1999, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 135, 5, p. 580-586 7 p.

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92 Scopus citations

Longitudinal assessment of hemoglobin oxygen saturation in preterm and term infants in the first six months of life

Hunt, C. E., Corwin, M. J., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Davidson Ward, S. L., Ramanathan, R., Lister, G., Tinsley, L. R., Heeren, T. & Rybin, D., Sep 2011, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 159, 3, p. 377-383.e1

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29 Scopus citations

Magnetic resonance imaging and computerized tomography in central hypoventilation

Weese-Mayer, D. E., Brouillette, R. T., Naidich, T. P., McLone, D. G. & Hunt, C. E., Jan 1 1988, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 137, 2, p. 393-398 6 p.

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52 Scopus citations

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Infants Exposed to Cocaine Prenatally: A Preliminary Report

Link, E. A., Weese-Mayer, D. W. & Byrd, S. E., Aug 1991, In : Clinical pediatrics. 30, 8, p. 506-508 3 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Maternal cocaine addiction. II: An animal model for the study of brainstem mechanisms operative in Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Gingras, J. L. & Weese-Mayer, D., Dec 1990, In : Medical Hypotheses. 33, 4, p. 231-234 4 p.

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17 Scopus citations