Austin Bassett Thompson, MD

  • 2960 Citations
  • 28 h-Index
19852004

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Research Output

1985

The Hypereosinophilic Syndrome Presenting With Eosinophilic Mastitis

Thompson, A. B., Barron, M. M. & Lapp, N. L., Mar 1985, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 145, 3, p. 564-565 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
1988

Acyclovir-responsive herpetic tracheobronchitis

Legge, R. H., Thompson, A. B., Linder, J., Woods, G. L., Robbins, R. A., Moulton, A. L. & Rennard, S. I., Oct 1988, In : The American journal of medicine. 85, 4, p. 561-563 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Assessment of airways inflammation utilizing bronchoalveolar lavage

Thompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., 1988, In : Clinics in Chest Medicine. 9, 4, p. 635-642 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

Mechanisms of neutrophil recruitment to the lung by grain dust exposure

Von Essen, S. G., Robbins, R. A., Thompson, A. B., Ertl, R. F., Linder, J. & Rennard, S., 1988, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 138, 4, p. 921-927 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Pulmonary complications and disease severity in adult liver transplant recipients

Thompson, A. B., Rickard, K. A., Shaw, B. W., Wood, R. P., Williams, L., Burnett, D. A., Robbins, R. A., Stahl, M. G., Sorrell, M. F. & Rennard, S. I., 1988, In : Transplantation Proceedings. 20, 1 SUPPL. 1, p. 646-649 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
1989

Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid processing. Effect of membrane filtration preparation on neutrophil recovery

Thompson, A. B., Robbins, R. A., Ghafouri, M. A., Linder, J. & Rennard, S. I., 1989, In : Acta Cytologica. 33, 4, p. 544-549 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Bronchoalveolar lavage in liver transplant patients

Allen, K. A., Markin, R. S., Rennard, S. I., Shaw, B. W., Thompson, A. B., Wood, R. P., Woods, G. S. & Linder, J., 1989, In : Acta Cytologica. 33, 4, p. 539-543 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Bronchoalveolar lavage in the assessment of pulmonary Hodgkin's disease

Wisecarver, J., Ness, M. J., Rennard, S. I., Thompson, A. B., Armitage, J. O. & Linder, J., 1989, In : Acta Cytologica. 33, 4, p. 527-532 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Characterization of autoantibodies to vasoactive intestinal peptide in asthma

Paul, S., Said, S. I., Thompson, A. B., Volle, D. J., Agrawal, D. K., Foda, H. & de la Rocha, S., Jul 1989, In : Journal of Neuroimmunology. 23, 2, p. 133-142 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage in autologous bone marrow transplant recipients

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., Nov 1989, In : The American journal of medicine. 87, 5, p. 511-518 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

178 Scopus citations

Intraluminal airway inflammation in chronic bronchitis. Characterization and correlation with clinical parameters

Thompson, A. B., Daughton, D., Robbins, R. A., Ghafouri, M. A., Oehlerking, M. & Rennard, S. I., 1989, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 140, 6, p. 1527-1537 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

294 Scopus citations
1990

Detection of cytomegalovirus in bronchoalveolar lavage specimens

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

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., 1990, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 141, 1, p. 208-217 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

144 Scopus citations

Inactivation of chemotactic factor inactivator by cigarette smoke: A potential mechanism of modulating neutrophil recruitment to the lung

Robbins, R. A., Gossman, G. L., Nelson, K. J., Koyama, S., Thompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., 1990, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 142, 4, p. 763-768 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

In vivo and in vitro methods for evaluating airways inflammation: Implications for respiratory toxicology

Rennard, S. I., Daughton, D. M., Robbins, R. A., Thompson, A. B. & Von Essen, S., 1990, In : Toxicology. 60, 1-2, p. 5-14 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Lower respiratory tract inflammation in grain farmers

von Essen, S. G., Thompson, A. B., Robbins, R. A., Jones, K. K., Dobry, C. A. & Rennard, S. I., 1990, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 17, 1, p. 75-76 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Lower respiratory tract lactoferrin and lysozyme arise primarily in the airways and are elevated in association with chronic bronchitis

Thompson, A. B., Bohling, T., Payvandi, F. & Rennard, S. I., 1990, In : Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine. 115, 2, p. 148-158 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

119 Scopus citations

Organic dust toxic syndrome: An acute febrile reaction to organic dust exposure distinct from hypersensitivity pneumonitis

Von Essen, S., Robbins, R. A., Thompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., 1990, In : Clinical Toxicology. 28, 4, p. 389-420 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

Short-term smoking reduction is associated with reduction in measures of lower respiratory tract inflammation in heavy smokers

Rennard, S. I., Daughton, D., Fujita, J., Oehlerking, M. B., Dobson, J. R., Stahl, M. G., Robbins, R. A. & Thompson, A. B., 1990, In : European Respiratory Journal. 3, 7, p. 752-759 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations

Utilizzazione del lavaggio broncoalveolare (B.A.L.) nello studio dell'infiammazione delle vie aeree.

Translated title of the contribution: The use of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in the study of airway inflammationThompson, A. B. & Rennard, S. I., 1990, In : Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace. 45, 2, p. 133-150 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1991

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., 1991, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 144, 4, p. 848-854 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

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., 1991, In : Chest. 100, 2, p. 389-393 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

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

8 Scopus citations

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

130 Scopus citations

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., 1991, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 143, 4 I, p. 844-849 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Scopus citations

Protease Injury in Airways Disease

Rennard, S. I., RICKARD, KATHLEEN., BECKMANN, JOE. D., HUERTA, GUILLERMO., KOYAMA, SEKIYA., ROBBINS, RICHARD. A., ROMBERGER, DEBRA., SPURZEM, JOHN. & THOMPSON, AUSTIN. B., May 1991, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 624, 1, p. 278-285 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

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

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. J., Mosher, D. F. & Rennard, S. I., 1991, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 143, 6, p. 1369-1375 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
1992

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., 1992, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 146, 2, p. 389-395 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

92 Scopus citations

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., 1992, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 146, 2, p. 439-443 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Airways inflammation

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Altered epithelial lining fluid parameters in old normal individuals

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Bronchoalveolar lavage in the study of asthma

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

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Scopus citations

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., 1992, In : Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace. 47, 1-6, p. 17-29 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Immunomodulatory therapies for cystic fibrosis

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Pathogenesis, evaluation, and therapy for massive hemoptysis

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

81 Scopus citations

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., 1992, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 145, 2 II SUPPL., p. 412-417 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

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

2 Scopus citations
1993

Assessment of airways inflammation in chronic bronchitis

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

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

16 Scopus citations

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., 1993, In : European Respiratory Journal. 6, 5, p. 709-714 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

COPD: Airways inflammation and clinical status

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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., 1993, In : American Review of Respiratory Disease. 147, 2, p. 332-337 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

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. J., Rubinstein, I., Floreani, A. A., Boomsma, J., Pezza, A. & Rennard, S. I., 1993, In : Chest. 104, 4, p. 1032-1037 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

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

55 Scopus citations

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., Rickard, K. A., Romberger, D. J., Rubinstein, I., Ghafouri, M., Daughton, D. M. & Rennard, S. I., 1993, In : Chest. 103, 5, p. 1482-1488 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations
1994

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

28 Scopus citations

In vivo assessment of airway inflammation

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations