Research Output 2002 2017

2017

Surgical Lung Biopsy for Interstitial Lung Diseases

Raj, R., Raparia, K., Lynch, D. A. & Brown, K. K. May 1 2017 In : Chest. 151, 5, p. 1131-1140 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Interstitial Lung Diseases
Biopsy
Lung
Thorax
2016

Hyperacute Methotrexate Pneumonitis in a Patient With Crohn's Disease

Trivedi, I., Raj, R. & Hanauer, S. Mar 1 2016 In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 14, 3, p. A29-A30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methotrexate
Crohn Disease
Pneumonia
4 Citations
Interstitial Lung Diseases
Biopsy
Lung
Mortality
9 Citations

The Frequency of Frailty in Ambulatory Patients With Chronic Lung Diseases

Mittal, N., Raj, R., Islam, E. A. & Nugent, K. 2016 In : Journal of Primary Care & Community Health. 7, 1, p. 10-15 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Lung Diseases
Chronic Disease
Forced Expiratory Volume
Hand Strength
2015
1 Citations

Bladder pressure measurements in patients admitted to a medical intensive care unit

Anvari, E., Nantsupawat, N., Gard, R., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. Sep 8 2015 In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 350, 3, p. 181-185 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Urinary Bladder
Intra-Abdominal Hypertension
Critical Illness
4 Citations

Peripheral lung adenocarcinomas with KRAS mutations are more likely to invade visceral pleura

Raparia, K., Villa, C., Raj, R. & Cagle, P. T. Feb 1 2015 In : Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 139, 2, p. 189-193 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pleura
Adenocarcinoma
Lung
Mutation
Neoplasms
2014
2 Citations

Accelerometer-based devices can be used to monitor sedation/agitation in the intensive care unit

Raj, R., Ussavarungsi, K. & Nugent, K. 2014 In : Journal of Critical Care. 29, 5, p. 748-752 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Equipment and Supplies
Actigraphy
Deep Sedation
Wrist
2 Citations

Characterization of sleep patterns and problems in healthcare workers in a tertiary care hospital

Buscemi, D., Anvari, R., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. Jan 2014 In : Southern Medical Journal. 107, 1, p. 11-16 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
Sleep
Delivery of Health Care
Alcoholic Beverages
24 Citations
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Adenocarcinoma
Lung
Mutation
Lung Neoplasms
1 Citations

IgG4-related lung disease

Raj, R., Boddipalli, V., Brown, C., Dematte, J. & Raparia, K. 2014 In : Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. 21, 5, p. 230-238 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lung Diseases
Immunoglobulin G
Lung
Phlebitis
Plasma Cells
5 Citations

Modeling the relation between obesity and sleep parameters in children referred for dietary weight reduction intervention

Nugent, R., Althouse, A., Yaqub, Y., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. 2014 In : Southern Medical Journal. 107, 8, p. 473-480 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Loss
Sleep
Obesity
Body Mass Index
Pediatrics

Numerical simulations of high-frequency respiratory flows in 2D and 3D lung bifurcation models

Parameswaran, S., Chen, Z., Parameswaran, S., Hu, Y., He, Z. & Raj, R. Jul 4 2014 In : International Journal of Computational Methods in Engineering Science and Mechanics. 15, 4, p. 337-344 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lung
Model
Ventilation
Numerical simulation
Computer simulation
5 Citations

Patterns of use of prophylaxis for stress-related mucosal disease in patients admitted to the intensive care unit

Frandah, W., Colmer-Hamood, J., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. 2014 In : Journal of Intensive Care Medicine. 29, 2, p. 96-103 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ulcer
Intensive Care Units
Prescriptions
Pharmacists
Tertiary Care Centers

Patterns of use of prophylaxis for stress-related mucosal disease in patients admitted to the intensive care unit. PMID 22786980

Frandah, W., Colmer-Hamood, J., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. Mar 2014 In : J Intensive Care Med. 29, 2, p. 96-103 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citations
1 Citations

The repeatability of gait speed and physiological cost index measurements in working adults

Raj, R., Amiri, H. M., Wang, H. & Nugent, K. M. 2014 In : Journal of Primary Care and Community Health. 5, 2, p. 128-133 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Costs and Cost Analysis
Heart Rate
Arthritis
Volunteers

The Repeatability of Gait Speed and Physiological Cost Index Measurements in Working Adults. PMID 24327593

Raj, R., Mojazi, A. H., Wang, H. & Nugent, K. Apr 2014 In : J Prim Care Comm Health. 5, 2, p. 128-133 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013
12 Citations

IgG4-related lung disease

Raj, R. Sep 1 2013 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 188, 5, p. 527-529 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Lung Diseases
Immunoglobulin G
8 Citations

Leflunomide-induced interstitial lung disease (a systematic review)

Raj, R. & Nugent, K. 2013 In : Sarcoidosis Vasculitis and Diffuse Lung Diseases. 30, 3, p. 167-176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interstitial Lung Diseases
Lung
Enterohepatic Circulation
Cholestyramine Resin
Antirheumatic Agents

Leflunomide-induced interstitial lung disease (a systematic review). PMID: 24284289

Raj, R. & Nugent, K. Nov 2013 In : Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis. 30, 3, p. 167-176 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations

Oropharyngeal flora in patients admitted to the medical intensive care unit: Clinical factors and acid suppressive therapy

Nugent, K., Frandah, W., Colmer-Hamood, J., Amiri, H. M. & Raj, R. May 2013 In : Journal of Medical Microbiology. 62, PART5, p. 778-784 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Acids
Proton Pump Inhibitors
Pneumonia
APACHE
2012

Cuff Leak Tests at the Time of Extubation Correlate With Voice Quality Assessment

Radhi, S., Guerra, D., Alalawi, R., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. Jan 2012 In : ICU Director. 3, 1, p. 27-30 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Voice Quality
Hoarseness
Tidal Volume
Respiratory Sounds
Edema
6 Citations

Risk factors of Candida colonization in the oropharynx of patients admitted to an intensive care unit

Mojazi Amiri, H., Frandah, W., Colmer-Hamood, J., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. Dec 2012 In : Journal de Mycologie Medicale. 22, 4, p. 301-307 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oropharynx
Candida
Intensive Care Units
Critical Illness
Proton Pump Inhibitors
4 Citations

Sirolimus induced granulomatous interstitial pneumonitis

Ussavarungsi, K., Elsanjak, A., Laski, M., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. 2012 In : Respiratory Medicine Case Reports. 7, 1, p. 8-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interstitial Lung Diseases
Sirolimus
Pneumonia
Lung
Polycystic Kidney Diseases

Vagus nerve stimulator-induced apneas and hypopneas in a child with refractory seizures

Parhizgar, F., Rogers, K., Hurst, D., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. 2012 In : Journal of Pediatric Neurology. 10, 1, p. 53-56 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Vagus Nerve
Apnea
Sleep
Seizures
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
2011
13 Citations

Hyperthyroidism and pulmonary hypertension: An important association

Vallabhajosula, S., Radhi, S., Cevik, C., Alalawi, R., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. Dec 2011 In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 342, 6, p. 507-512 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperthyroidism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Artery
Pulmonary Circulation
Iodine
10 Citations

Low-dose oral interferon α possibly retards the progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and alleviates associated cough in some patients

Lutherer, L. O., Nugent, K. M., Schoettle, B. W., Cummins, M. J., Raj, R., Birring, S. S. & Jumper, C. A. May 2011 In : Thorax. 66, 5, p. 446-447 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Cough
Interferon-alpha
24 Citations

Obstructive sleep apnea and respiratory complications associated with vagus nerve stimulators

Parhizgar, F., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. Aug 15 2011 In : Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 7, 4, p. 401-407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Vagus Nerve
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Vagus Nerve Stimulation
Epilepsy
Apnea
2 Citations

Prolonged acute care in a 52-year-old man with respiratory failure: Lessons learned from 70-day intensive care unit hospitalization

Mishra, R. K., Alalawi, R., Raj, R. & Nugent, K. M. Oct 2011 In : Journal of Critical Care. 26, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Day Care
Respiratory Insufficiency
Intensive Care Units
Hospitalization
Anxiety
2010
7 Citations

Amiodarone-Induced Loculated Pleural Effusion: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Uong, V., Nugent, K., Alalawi, R. & Raj, R. Feb 1 2010 In : Pharmacotherapy. 30, 2, p. 91e-96e

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Amiodarone
Pleural Effusion
Chest Pain
Pulmonary Veins
Interstitial Lung Diseases
5 Citations

Lenalidomide-induced interstitial lung disease

Chen, Y., Kiatsimkul, P., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. Mar 2010 In : Pharmacotherapy. 30, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interstitial Lung Diseases
Lung
Prostaglandins E
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Multiple Myeloma
9 Citations

Lenalidomide-induced interstitial lung disease.

Chen, Y., Kiatsimkul, P., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. Mar 2010 In : Pharmacotherapy. 30, 3, p. 325 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interstitial Lung Diseases
Lung
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Prostaglandins E
Multiple Myeloma
2009

Advanced locally invasive squamous cell carcinoma

Pankratz, M. M., Chandler, R., Otahbachi, M., Nugent, K. & Raj, R. Jul 2009 In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 338, 1, p. 68 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Squamous Cell Carcinoma
2 Citations
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Human Influenza
Antiviral Agents
Pneumonia
Swine

Numerical simulations of high frequency respiratory flows in a model bifurcating lung geometry

Valleru, N., Smirnov, S., Tan, J., Parameswaran, S. & Raj, R. 2009 Modelling in Medicine and Biology VIII. Vol. 13, p. 115-122 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Lung
Model
Geometry
Numerical models
Ventilation
4 Citations

One hundred-foot walk test for functional assessment of clinic patients

Raj, R., Guerra, D., Sehli, S., Nipp, R., Perdue, N., Alalawi, R., Jager, L. & Nugent, K. Nov 2009 In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 338, 5, p. 361-367 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gait
Heart Rate
Comorbidity
Body Mass Index
Hand Strength
2008
2 Citations

Plasma carboxy-terminal peptide of procollagen type I is an independent predictor of diastolic function in patients with advanced systolic heart failure

Roongsritong, C., Sadhu, A., Pierce, M., Raj, R. & Simoni, J. Nov 2008 In : Congestive Heart Failure. 14, 6, p. 302-306 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systolic Heart Failure
Collagen Type I
Fibrosis
Heart Failure
Peptides
2005
25 Citations
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lung
Transplant Recipients
Transplants
Bronchiolitis Obliterans
2003
8 Citations

Effect of the new Medicare guideline on patient qualification for positive airway pressure therapy

Raj, R. & Hirshkowitz, M. Jan 2003 In : Sleep Medicine. 4, 1, p. 29-33 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
Medicare
Arousal
Electroencephalography
Sleep Apnea Syndromes

Effect of the new Medicare guideline on patient qualification for positive airway pressure therapy. PMID 14592357

Raj, R. & Hirshkowitz, M. Jan 2003 In : Sleep Med. 4, 1, p. 29-33 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002
35 Citations

Scedosporium apiospermum fungemia in a lung transplant recipient

Raj, R. & Frost, A. E. 2002 In : Chest. 121, 5, p. 1714-1716 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scedosporium
Fungemia
Lung
Infection
Transplant Recipients
25 Citations

Systemic lupus erythematosus in the intensive care unit. PMID: 12418441

Raj, R., Murin, S., Matthay, R. A. & Wiedemann, H. P. Oct 2002 In : Crit Care Clin. 18, 4, p. 781-803 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle