Austin Bassett Thompson, MD

Professor

  • 2915 Citations
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19852004
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Research Output 1985 2004

2004
2 Citations (Scopus)

A pilot evaluation of micrometastases for the prediction of outcome in lung cancer

Thompson, A. B., Kessinger, A. & Sharp, J. G., May 2004, In : Chest. 125, 5 SUPPL., p. 156S-157S

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Marrow Neoplasms
Circulating Neoplastic Cells
Neoplasm Micrometastasis
Small Cell Carcinoma
Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
100 Citations (Scopus)

Sedative music reduces anxiety and pain during chair rest after open-heart surgery

Voss, J. A., Good, M., Yates, B. C., Baun, M. M., Thompson, A. B. & Hertzog, M., Nov 1 2004, In : Pain. 112, 1-2, p. 197-203 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Music
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Thoracic Surgery
Anxiety
Pain
2003
Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
Autoantibodies
Bacteriophages
Light
2000
45 Citations (Scopus)

Video-assisted evacuation of empyema is the preferred procedure for management of pleural space infections

Lackner, R. P., Hughes, R., Anderson, L. A., Sammut, P. H. & Thompson, A. B., Jan 1 2000, In : American journal of surgery. 179, 1, p. 27-30 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Empyema
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Infection
Chest Tubes
Thoracoscopy
1999
40 Citations (Scopus)

Short- and long-term functional results after lung volume reduction surgery for severe emphysema

Teschler, H., Thompson, A. B. & Stamatis, G., Jul 1 1999, In : European Respiratory Journal. 13, 5, p. 1170-1176 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pneumonectomy
Emphysema
Dyspnea
Lung
Total Lung Capacity
1998

Lungentransplantation - indikation, früh- und spätergebnisse

Thompson, A. B., Dec 1 1998, In : Pneumologie. 52, 12, p. 736-737 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997
315 Citations (Scopus)

Cigarette smoke induces interleukin-8 release from human bronchial epithelial cells

Mio, T., Romberger, D., Thompson, A. B., Robbins, R. A., Heires, A. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1997, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 155, 5, p. 1770-1776 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interleukin-8
Smoke
Tobacco Products
Epithelial Cells
Dimercaprol
1996
186 Citations (Scopus)

Automated continuous positive airway pressure titration for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Teschler, H., Berthon-Jones, M., Thompson, A. B., Henkel, A., Henry, J. & Konietzko, N., Jan 1 1996, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 154, 3 I, p. 734-740 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Pressure
Polysomnography
Masks
31 Citations (Scopus)

Cystic adenomatoid malformation involving an entire lung in a 22-year-old woman

Lackner, R. P., Thompson, A. B., Rikkers, L. F. & Galbraith, T. A., Jun 1996, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 61, 6, p. 1827-1829 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation of Lung
Splenic Vein
Lung
Hemorrhage
Infection
44 Citations (Scopus)

Efficient vasoactive intestinal polypeptide hydrolyzing autoantibody light chains selected by phage display

Tyutyulkova, S., Gao, Q. S., Thompson, A. B., Rennard, S. & Paul, S., Aug 23 1996, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Basis of Disease. 1316, 3, p. 217-223 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
Autoantibodies
Bacteriophages
Light
Affinity Chromatography

Inhaled clindamycin in CF patients with chronic infection with Pseudomonas

Thompson, A. B., Sammut, P. H., Judy, C. G., Floreani, A., Acquazzino, D., Rennard, S. I. & Colombo, J. L., Oct 1 1996, In : Chest. 110, 4 SUPPL., p. 155S

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pseudomonas Infections
Clindamycin
Sputum
Pseudomonas
Spirometry
8 Citations (Scopus)

Lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema: Answers are beginning to accumulate

Thompson, A. B., Jan 1 1996, In : European Respiratory Journal. 9, 9, p. 1771-1772 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
Respiratory Mechanics
Pulmonary Emphysema
Respiratory Muscles
Pneumonectomy
Emphysema
18 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid with microscope slide smears

Thompson, A. B., Teschler, H., Wang, Y. M., Konietzko, N. & Costabel, U., Mar 1996, In : European Respiratory Journal. 9, 3, p. 603-608 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Neutrophils
Lymphocytes
Cell Count
Azure Stains
33 Citations (Scopus)

Relevance of asbestos bodies in sputum

Teschler, H., Thompson, A. B., Dollenkamp, R., Konietzko, N. & Costabel, U., Apr 1 1996, In : European Respiratory Journal. 9, 4, p. 680-686 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asbestos
Sputum
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Lung

Time course of symptomatic improvement following Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS) and comparison to improvement following Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR)

Thompson, A. B., Lackner, R. P., Bohling, T., Kozeny, D., Waggoner, S. & Piquette, C. A., Oct 1 1996, In : Chest. 110, 4 SUPPL., p. 176S

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pneumonectomy
Rehabilitation
Lung
Dyspnea
Biomedical Research
1995
5 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic autoantibodies to vasoactive intestinal peptide

Paul, S., Gao, Q. S., Huang, H., Sun, M., Thompson, A. B., Rennard, S. & Landers, D., Jan 1 1995, In : Chest. 107, 3 SUPPL., p. 125S

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
Autoantibodies
Asthma
143 Citations (Scopus)

Immunological functions of the pulmonary epithelium

Thompson, A. B., Robbins, R. A., Romberger, D., Sisson, J. H., Spurzem, J. R., Teschler, H. & Rennard, S. I., Mar 1 1995, In : European Respiratory Journal. 8, 1, p. 127-149 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Epithelium
Lung
Epithelial Cells
Immune System
Maintenance
1994
28 Citations (Scopus)

Asbestos fibers in bronchoalveolar lavage and lung tissue of former asbestos workers

Teschler, H., Friedrichs, K. H., Hoheisel, G. B., Wick, G., Soltner, U., Thompson, A. B., Konietzko, N. & Costabel, U., Mar 1994, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 149, 3 I, p. 641-645 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asbestos
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Lung
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Amphibole Asbestos
2 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo assessment of airway inflammation

Floreani, A. A., Buchalter, S., Thompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1994, In : Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease. 49, 3 SUPPL. 1, p. 17-26 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inflammation
Nuclear Medicine
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Sputum
Respiratory System
9 Citations (Scopus)

Smoking reduction: An alternative approach for smokers who cannot quit

Millatmal, T., Daughton, D., Thompson, A. B., Floreani, A. A., Romberger, D., Epperson, K., Larson, L. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1994, In : Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease. 49, 5, p. 421-424 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Smoking
Nicotine
Tobacco Products
Tars
Insurance Benefits
1993
15 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of airways inflammation in chronic bronchitis

Thompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1993, In : European Respiratory Journal. 6, 4, p. 461-464 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Bronchitis
Chronic Bronchitis
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bronchoscopy
Bronchi
9 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoalveolar lavage procollagen-III-peptide in recent onset hypersensitivity pneumonitis: Correlation with extracellular matrix components

Teschler, H., Thompson, A. B., Pohl, W. R., Konietzko, N., Rennard, S. I. & Costabel, U., Jan 1 1993, In : European Respiratory Journal. 6, 5, p. 709-714 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis
Procollagen
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Extracellular Matrix
Vitronectin

COPD: Airways inflammation and clinical status

Rennard, S. I., Thompson, A. B. & Floreani, A. A., Dec 1 1993, In : Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease. 48, 5, p. 403-406 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Obstructive Lung Diseases
Bronchitis
Bronchi
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chronic Disease
23 Citations (Scopus)

Elevated levels of bronchoalveolar lavage vitronectin in hypersensitivity pneumonitis

Teschler, H., Pohl, W. R., Thompson, A. B., Konietzko, N., Mosher, D. F., Costabel, U. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1993, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 147, 2, p. 332-337 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis
Vitronectin
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Fibronectins
Respiratory System
6 Citations (Scopus)

General vs local anesthesia: Effect on bronchoalveolar lavage findings

De Blasio, F., Daughton, D. M., Thompson, A. B., Robbins, R. A., Spurzem, J. R., Sisson, J. H., Von Essen, S. G., Romberger, D., Rubinstein, I., Floreani, A. A., Boomsma, J., Pezza, A. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1993, In : Chest. 104, 4, p. 1032-1037 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Local Anesthesia
General Anesthesia
Therapeutic Irrigation
53 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative culture of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid for the diagnosis of bacterial pneumonia

Cantral, D. E., Tape, T. G., Reed, E. C., Spurzem, J. R., Rennard, S. I. & Thompson, A. B., Dec 1993, In : The American journal of medicine. 95, 6, p. 601-607 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacterial Pneumonia
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Bronchoscopy
Anti-Bacterial Agents
35 Citations (Scopus)

The bronchitis index: A semiquantitative visual scale for the assessment of airways inflammation

Thompson, A. B., Huerta, G., Robbins, R. A., Sisson, J. H., Spurzem, J. R., Von Essen, S. G., Rickard, K. A., Romberger, D., Rubinstein, I., Ghafouri, M., Daughton, D. M. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1993, In : Chest. 103, 5, p. 1482-1488 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchitis
Inflammation
Chronic Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Erythema
1992
92 Citations (Scopus)

Aerosolized beclomethasone in chronic bronchitis: Improved pulmonary function and diminished airway inflammation

Thompson, A. B., Mueller, M. B., Heires, A. J., Bohling, T. L., Daughton, D., Yancey, S. W., Sykes, R. S. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1992, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 146, 2, p. 389-395 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beclomethasone
Chronic Bronchitis
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Inflammation
Lung
31 Citations (Scopus)

Airway inflammation predicts diffuse alveolar hemorrhage during bone marrow transplantation in patients with Hodgkin disease

Sisson, J. H., Thompson, A. B., Anderson, J. R., Robbins, R. A., Spurzem, J. R., Spence, P. R., Reed, E. C., Armitage, J. O., Vose, J. M., Arneson, M. A., Vaughan, W. P. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1992, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 146, 2, p. 439-443 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Marrow Transplantation
Hodgkin Disease
Hemorrhage
Inflammation
Eosinophils
1 Citation (Scopus)

Airways inflammation

Rennard, S. I., Rickard, K. A., Spurzem, J. R., Von Essen, S. G., Rubinstein, I., Sisson, J. H., Floreani, A. A., Robbins, R. A., Romberger, D. & Thompson, A. B., Jan 1 1992, In : Chest. 101, 3 SUPPL., p. 30S-32S

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchitis
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bronchoscopy
Bronchi
Asthma
29 Citations (Scopus)

Altered epithelial lining fluid parameters in old normal individuals

Thompson, A. B., Scholer, S. G., Daughton, D. M., Potter, J. F. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1992, In : Journals of Gerontology. 47, 5, p. M171-M176

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Therapeutic Irrigation
Immunoglobulin A
Albumins
Immunoglobulin G
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoalveolar lavage in the study of asthma

Rennard, S. I., Thompson, A. B. & Floreani, A. A., Jan 1 1992, In : Chest. 102, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Asthma
6 Citations (Scopus)

EFFETTI DEL RILASCIO TRANSDERMICO DI NICOTINA COME TERAPIA DI SUPPORTO PER LO SVEZZAMENTO DAL FUMO DI SIGARETTA. UNO STUDIO RANDOMIZZATO IN DOPPIO CIECO CON CONTROLLI TRATTATI CON PLACEBO

Translated title of the contribution: Effect of transdermal nicotine delivery as an adjunct to low-intervention smoking cessation therapy. A randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind studyDaughton, D. M., Heatley, S. A., Prendergast, J. J., Causey, D., Knowles, M., Rolf, C. N., Cheney, R. A., Hatlelid, K., Thompson, A. B., De Blasio, F., Pezza, A. & Rennard, S. I., Dec 1 1992, In : Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace. 47, 1-6, p. 17-29 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cutaneous Administration
Cotinine
Substance Withdrawal Syndrome
Smoking Cessation
Nicotine

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Thompson, A. B., Spurzem, J. R. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1992, In : Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America. 12, 2, p. 401-419 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Therapeutics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Immunomodulatory therapies for cystic fibrosis

Thompson, A. B., Smits, W. L. & Fick, R. B., Sep 1 1992, In : Seminars in Respiratory Infections. 7, 3, p. 218-226 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunomodulation
Cystic Fibrosis
Pneumonia
Ion Transport
Virulence Factors
81 Citations (Scopus)

Pathogenesis, evaluation, and therapy for massive hemoptysis

Thompson, A. B., Teschler, H. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1992, In : Clinics in Chest Medicine. 13, 1, p. 69-82 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hemoptysis
Airway Management
Therapeutics
Hemorrhage
25 Citations (Scopus)

Serum procollagen III peptide levels in subjects with sarcoidosis: A 5- year follow-up study

Pohl, W. R., Thompson, A. B., Kohn, H., Losch, S., Umek, H., Legenstein, E., Kummer, F., Rennard, S. I. & Klech, H., Jan 1 1992, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 145, 2 II SUPPL., p. 412-417 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Procollagen
Sarcoidosis
Peptides
Serum
Peptidyl-Dipeptidase A
2 Citations (Scopus)

Smoke-free environments and nicotine polacrilex

Daughton, D. M., Thompson, A. B., Hatlelid, K. & Rennard, S. I., Mar 1992, In : The American journal of medicine. 92, 3, p. 340-341 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Polymethacrylic Acids
Tobacco Use Cessation Products
Polyvinyls
Tobacco Smoke Pollution
Psychological Adaptation
1991
47 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchoscopy with bronchoalveolar lavage causes neutrophil recruitment to the lower respiratory tract

Von Essen, S. G., Robbins, R. A., Spurzem, J. R., Thompson, A. B., McGranaghan, S. S. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1991, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 144, 4, p. 848-854 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neutrophil Infiltration
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Respiratory System
Neutrophils
20 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic inflammation is associated with an increased proportion of goblet cells recovered by bronchial lavage

Spurzem, J. R., Thompson, A. B., Daughton, D. M., Mueller, M., Linder, J. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1991, In : Chest. 100, 2, p. 389-393 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Goblet Cells
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Epithelial Cells
Inflammation
Bronchitis
8 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of cytomegalovirus in bronchoalveolar lavage: a comparison of techniques.

Masih, A. S., Woods, G. L., Thiele, G. M., Rennard, S. I., Johansson, S. L., Thompson, A. B. & Linder, J., Jan 1991, In : Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc. 4, 1, p. 108-112 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Cytomegalovirus
In Situ Hybridization
Viral Cytopathogenic Effect
Alveolar Epithelial Cells
130 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Transdermal Nicotine Delivery as an Adjunct to Low-Intervention Smoking Cessation Therapy: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-blind Study

Daughton, D. M., Heatley, S. A., Prendergast, J. J., Causey, D., Knowles, M., Rolf, C. N., Cheney, R. A., Hatlelid, K., Thompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., Apr 1991, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 151, 4, p. 749-752 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smoking Cessation
Nicotine
Substance Withdrawal Syndrome
Double-Blind Method
Tobacco Use Cessation Products
45 Citations (Scopus)

GcGlobulin functions as a cochemotaxin in the lower respiratory tract: A potential mechanism for lung neutrophil recruitment in cigarette smokers

Metcalf, J. P., Thompson, A. B., Gossman, G. L., Nelson, K. J., Koyama, S., Rennard, S. I. & Robbins, R. A., Jan 1 1991, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 143, 4 I, p. 844-849 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

des-Arginine Complement C5a
Neutrophil Infiltration
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Tobacco Products
Respiratory System
100 Citations (Scopus)

Lower respiratory tract iron burden is increased in association with cigarette smoking

Thompson, A. B., Bohling, T., Heires, A., Linder, J. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1991, In : Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine. 117, 6, p. 493-499 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Products
Respiratory System
Iron
Smoking
Chronic Bronchitis
5 Citations (Scopus)

Protease Injury in Airways Disease

Rennard, S. I., Rickard, K., Beckmann, J. D., Huerta, G., Koyama, S., Robbins, R. A., Romberger, D., Spurzem, J. & Thompson, A. B., May 1991, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 624, 1, p. 278-285 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peptide Hydrolases
Wounds and Injuries
Anatomy
Epithelium
Enzymes
11 Citations (Scopus)

Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme is elevated in association with underground coal mining

Thompson, A. B., Cale, W. F. & Lapp, N. L., Jan 1 1991, In : Chest. 100, 4, p. 1042-1045 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Mining
Peptidyl-Dipeptidase A
Coal
Serum
Sarcoidosis

The reply

Robbins, R. A., Linder, J., Stahl, M. G., Thompson, A. B., Haire, W., Kessinger, A., Armitage, J. O., Arneson, M., Woods, G., Vaughan, W. P. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1991, In : The American journal of medicine. 90, 1, p. 280-281 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

30 Citations (Scopus)

Vitronectin in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid is increased in patients with interstitial lung disease

Pohl, W. R., Conlan, M. G., Thompson, A. B., Ertl, R. F., Romberger, D., Mosher, D. F. & Rennard, S. I., Jan 1 1991, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 143, 6, p. 1369-1375 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vitronectin
Interstitial Lung Diseases
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Therapeutic Irrigation
Serum
1990
12 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of cytomegalovirus in bronchoalveolar lavage specimens

Woods, G. L., Thompson, A. B., Rennard, S. L. & Linder, J., Jan 1 1990, In : Chest. 98, 3, p. 568-575 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Cytomegalovirus
Pneumonia
Dimercaprol
Routine Diagnostic Tests
143 Citations (Scopus)

Fractional processing of sequential bronchoalveolar lavage to separate bronchial and alveolar samples

Rennard, S. I., Ghafouri, M., Thompson, A. B., Linder, J., Vaughan, W., Jones, K., Ertl, R. F., Christensen, K., Prince, A., Stahl, M. G. & Robbins, R. A., Jan 1 1990, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 141, 1, p. 208-217 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Respiratory System
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid
Bronchoscopy
Amylases