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Characteristics of inner‐city children with asthma: The National Cooperative Inner‐City Asthma Study
Asthma morbidity has increased dramatically in the past decade, especially among poor and minority children in the inner cities. The National Cooperative Inner‐City Asthma Study (NCICAS) is a… Expand
A randomized clinical trial to reduce asthma morbidity among inner-city children: results of the National Cooperative Inner-City Asthma Study.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate a family-focused asthma intervention designed for inner-city children 5 to 11 years old with moderate to severe asthma. STUDY DESIGN Randomized, multisite, controlled trial to… Expand
Design and methods of the National Cooperative Inner‐City Asthma Study
The National Cooperative Inner‐City Asthma Study (NCICAS) was established to identify and then intervene on those factors which are related to asthma morbidity among children in the inner‐city. This… Expand
Inhibiting Plasma Kallikrein for Hereditary Angioedema Prophylaxis
- A. Banerji, Paula Busse, +25 authors Burt Adelman
- The New England journal of medicine
- 17 February 2017
Background Hereditary angioedema with C1 inhibitor deficiency is characterized by recurrent, unpredictable swelling episodes caused by uncontrolled plasma kallikrein generation and excessive… Expand
Psychosocial characteristics of inner‐city children with asthma: A description of the NCICAS psychosocial protocol
Previous research has demonstrated a significant reciprocal relationship between psychosocial factors and asthma morbidity in children. The National Cooperative Inner‐City Asthma Study investigated… Expand
Successful techniques for retention of study participants in an inner-city population.
- Y. Senturia, K. McNiff Mortimer, +4 authors H. Wedner
- Controlled clinical trials
- 1 December 1998
The purpose of this work was to describe methods of retaining participants in studies of inner-city populations, including the timing and intensity of contacts; and to describe the characteristics of… Expand
Effect of Lanadelumab Compared With Placebo on Prevention of Hereditary Angioedema Attacks: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Importance Current treatments for long-term prophylaxis in hereditary angioedema have limitations. Objective To assess the efficacy of lanadelumab, a fully human monoclonal antibody that selectively… Expand
Inhibition of human polymorphonuclear leukocyte function by 2-cyclohexene-1-one. A role for glutathione in cell activation.
- H. Wedner, L. Simchowitz, W. Stenson, C. Fischman
- Medicine, Chemistry
- The Journal of clinical investigation
- 1 August 1981
2-cyclohexene-1-one and diethyl maleate specifically decrease reduced glutathione (GSH) levels in human polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMN) by direct conjugation, and by interaction with the… Expand
Air filters and air cleaners: rostrum by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Indoor Allergen Committee.
- J. Sublett, J. Seltzer, Robert Burkhead, P. B. Williams, H. Wedner, W. Phipatanakul
- The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
The allergist is generally recognized as possessing the greatest expertise in relating airborne contaminants to respiratory health, both atopic and nonatopic. Consequently, allergists are most often… Expand
Elective penicillin skin testing in a pediatric outpatient setting.
- B. Jost, H. Wedner, G. Bloomberg
- Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official…
- 1 December 2006
BACKGROUND Adverse reactions associated with penicillin-type antibiotics are common in pediatric practice, leading to the subsequent unnecessary use of alternative antibiotics. IgE-mediated… Expand