Debra E Weese-Mayer

  • Professor, Pediatrics
  • Beatrice Cummings Mayer Professorship in Pediatric Autonomic Medicine, Pediatrics
  • 7447 Citations
1985 …2020

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Research Output

Article

Medullary serotonin defects and respiratory dysfunction in sudden infant death syndrome

Paterson, D. S., Hilaire, G. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Aug 31 2009, In : Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology. 168, 1-2, p. 133-143 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Monozygotic twins discordant for ROHHAD phenotype

Patwari, P. P., Rand, C. M., Berry-Kravis, E. M., Ize-Ludlow, D. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Sep 1 2011, In : Pediatrics. 128, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Mutations in MYO1H cause a recessive form of central hypoventilation with autonomic dysfunction

Spielmann, M., Hernandez-Miranda, L. R., Ceccherini, I., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Kragesteen, B. K., Harabula, I., Krawitz, P., Birchmeier, C., Leonard, N. & Mundlos, S., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of medical genetics. 54, 11, p. 754-761 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Neuropsychologic abnormalities in children with congenital central hypoventilation syndrome

Silvestri, J. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Nelson, M. N., Jan 1 1992, In : The Journal of Pediatrics. 120, 3, p. 388-393 6 p.

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39 Scopus citations

Nicotine metabolizing genes GSTT1 and CYP1A1 in sudden infant death syndrome

Rand, C. M., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Maher, B. S., Zhou, L., Marazita, M. L. & Berry-Kravis, E. M., Jul 1 2006, In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 140, 13, p. 1447-1452 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Nighttime child care: Inadequate sudden infant death syndrome risk factor knowledge, practice, and policies

Moon, R. Y., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Silvestri, J. M., Apr 1 2003, In : Pediatrics. 111, 4, p. 795-799 5 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Novel methods of imaging and analysis for the thermoregulatory sweat test

Carroll, M. S., Reed, D. W., Kuntz, N. L. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Sep 2018, In : Journal of applied physiology. 125, 3, p. 755-762 8 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Ontogeny of arousal

Crowell, D. H., Brooks, L. J., Corwin, M., Davidson-Ward, S., Hunt, C. E., Kapuniai, L. E., Neuman, M. R., Silvestri, J., Tinsley, L., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Di Fiore, J., Peucker, M., Grove, J. S. & Pearce, J. W., Nov 17 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. 21, 4, p. 290-300 11 p.

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9 Scopus citations

PHOX2B mutation-confirmed congenital central hypoventilation syndrome: Presentation in adulthood

Antic, N. A., Malow, B. A., Lange, N., McEvoy, R. D., Olson, A. L., Turkington, P., Windisch, W., Samuels, M., Stevens, C. A., Berry-Kravis, E. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Oct 15 2006, In : American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 174, 8, p. 923-927 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Polysomnography in obese children with a history of sleep‐associated breathing disorders

Silvestri, J. M., Weese‐Mayer, D. E., Bass, M. T., Kenny, A. S., Hauptman, S. A. & Pearsall, S. M., Jan 1 1993, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 16, 2, p. 124-129 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

152 Scopus citations

Precursors of cardiorespiratory events in infants detected by home memory monitor

Hunt, C. E., Corwin, M. J., Lister, G., Weese-Mayer, D. E., Ward, S. L. D., Tinsley, L. R., Neuman, M. R., Willinger, M., Ramanathan, R. & Rybin, D., Jan 2008, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 43, 1, p. 87-98 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Prenatal cocaine: Effect on hypoxic ventilatory responsiveness in neonatal rats

Lipton, J. W., Davidson, T. L., Carvey, P. M. & Weese-Mayer, D. E., Nov 1 1996, In : Respiration Physiology. 106, 2, p. 161-169 9 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Prenatal Cocaine Exposure Alters Postnatal Ornithine Decarboxylase Activity in Rabbit Brain

Gingras, J. L., Weesemayer, D. E., Dalley, L. B. & Klemkawalden, L. M., Dec 1 1993, In : Biochemical Medicine and Metabolic Biology. 50, 3, p. 284-291 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Prenatal cocaine exposure and postnatal hypoxia independently decrease carotid body dopamine in neonatal rats

Lipton, J. W., Yuengsrigul, A., Ling, Z. D., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Carvey, P. M., Jan 1 1996, In : Neurotoxicology and Teratology. 18, 3, p. 283-287 5 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Prenatal cocaine exposure reduces glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in the striatum and the carotid body of the rat: Implications for DA neurodevelopment

Lipton, J. W., Ling, Z., Vu, T. Q., Robie, H. C., Mangan, K. P., Weese-Mayer, D. E. & Carvey, P. M., Dec 10 1999, In : Developmental Brain Research. 118, 1-2, p. 231-235 5 p.

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15 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

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.

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8 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

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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.

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25 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.

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2 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.

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39 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.

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8 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.

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19 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 2007, In : Pediatrics. 120, 1, p. e179-e188

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93 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.

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23 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.

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15 Scopus citations

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.

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186 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.

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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.

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1 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.

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3 Scopus citations

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.

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38 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.

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187 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.

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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.

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6 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

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20 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.

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112 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.

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82 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.

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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.

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17 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.

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32 Scopus citations

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.

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197 Scopus citations

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.

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22 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.

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5 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.

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214 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.

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6 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 2007, In : Clinical Autonomic Research. 17, 3, p. 177-185 9 p.

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22 Scopus citations

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 2012, In : Pediatric Pulmonology. 47, 2, p. 153-161 9 p.

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31 Scopus citations