Publications

  1. Frantz RP, Durst L, Burger CD, Oudiz RJ, Bourge RC, Franco V, Waxman AB, McDevitt S, Walker S. Conversion From Sildenafil to Tadalafil: Results From the Sildenafil to Tadalafil in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (SITAR) Study. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2014 Nov; 19(6):550-7. Epub 2014 Apr 17.
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  2. Neal JE, Lee AS, Burger CD. Submaximal exercise testing may be superior to the 6-min walk test in assessing pulmonary arterial hypertension disease severity. Clin Respir J. 2014 Oct; 8(4):404-9. Epub 2014 Jan 10.
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  3. Enderby CY, Soukup M, Al Omari M, Zeiger T, Burger C. Transition from intravenous or subcutaneous prostacyclin therapy to inhaled treprostinil in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: a retrospective case series. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2014 Oct; 39(5):496-500. Epub 2014 May 08.
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  4. Pagan RJ, Lee AS, Austin CO, Burger CD. Screening for connective tissue disease in pulmonary arterial hypertension. South Med J. 2014 Oct; 107(10):666-9.
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  5. Karnatovskaia LV, Matharu J, Burger C, Keller CA. Inhaled nitric oxide as a potential rescue therapy for persistent hepatopulmonary syndrome after liver transplantation. Transplantation. 2014 Sep 27; 98(6):e64-6.
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  6. Ussavarungsi K, Kaplan J, Burger C, Arunthari V. Survey of restless legs syndrome in a pulmonary hypertension population. Clin Respir J. 2014 Jan 24.
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  7. Alassas K, Mergo P, Ibrahim el-S, Burger C, Safford R, Parikh P, Shapiro B. Cardiac MRI as a diagnostic tool in pulmonary hypertension. Future Cardiol. 2014 Jan; 10(1):117-30.
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  8. Snipelisky D, Burger C, Shapiro B, Kusumoto F. Electrocardiographic changes in patients responding to treatment with group I pulmonary arterial hypertension. South Med J. 2013 Nov; 106(11):618-23.
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  9. Freeman ML, Landolfo C, Safford RE, Keller CA, Heckman MG, Burger CD. Noninvasive assessment of right heart function and hemodynamics during exercise in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. South Med J. 2013 Feb; 106(2):141-6.
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  10. Ryu JH, Sykes AM, Lee AS, Burger CD. Cystic lung disease is not uncommon in men with tuberous sclerosis complex. Respir Med. 2012 Nov; 106(11):1586-90. Epub 2012 Aug 04.
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  11. Duello KM, Louh IK, Burger CD. 48-Year-old woman with dyspnea, cough, and weight loss. Mayo Clin Proc. 2012 Nov; 87(11):1124-7.
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  12. Vazquez AA, Aduen JF, Aduen P, Heckman MG, Burger CD. Should all patients with pulmonary hypertension undergo HIV serologic testing? South Med J. 2011 Aug; 104(8):589-92.
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  13. Aduen JF, Castello R, Daniels JT, Diaz JA, Safford RE, Heckman MG, Crook JE, Burger CD. Accuracy and precision of three echocardiographic methods for estimating mean pulmonary artery pressure. Chest. 2011 Feb; 139(2):347-52. Epub 2010 Jul 22.
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  14. Burger CD, Foreman AJ, Miller DP, Safford RE, McGoon MD, Badesch DB. Comparison of body habitus in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension enrolled in the Registry to Evaluate Early and Long-term PAH Disease Management with normative values from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Mayo Clin Proc. 2011 Feb; 86(2):105-12.
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  15. Arunthari V, Burger CD, Lee AS. Correlation of pulmonary function variables with hemodynamic measurements in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Clin Respir J. 2011 Jan; 5(1):35-43.
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  16. Patel NM, Burger CD. Two cases of stem cell therapy for pulmonary hypertension: A clinical report. Respiratory Medicine CME. 2011; 4(2):70-4.
  17. Arunthari V, Heckman MG, Burger CD. Prevalence of acute vasoresponsiveness in patients with pulmonary hypertension: treatment implications. South Med J. 2010 Jul; 103(7):630-4.
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  18. Burger CD, Zeiger T. What can be learned in 6 minutes? 6-minute walk test primer and role in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension. 2010:9:107-11.
  19. Patel NM, Burger CD. Two cases of stem cell therapy for pulmonary hypertension: a clinical report. Respiratory Medicine CME. 2010. [Epub ahead of print]
  20. William WH, Safford RE, Heckman MG, Crook JE, Burger CD. Pulmonary arterial hypertension and obesity. Open Obesity J. 2010:2:132-36.
  21. Burger CD. Recent updates in the both the diagnosis and treatment options that impact the clinical treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension. Clinical Medicine Insights: Therapeutics. 2010; 2:291-7.
  22. Aduen JF, Castello R, Lozano MM, Hepler GN, Keller CA, Alvarez F, Safford RE, Crook JE, Heckman MG, Burger CD. An alternative echocardiographic method to estimate mean pulmonary artery pressure: diagnostic and clinical implications. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009 Jul; 22(7):814-9. Epub 2009 Jun 07.
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  23. Burger CD. Pulmonary hypertension in COPD: a review and consideration of the role of arterial vasodilators. COPD. 2009 Apr; 6(2):137-44.
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  24. Gisel JJ, Daniels JT, Burger CD. Clinical Utility of thyroperoxidase antibody testing in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Thyroid Science. 2009; 4:CLS1-5.
  25. Arunthari V, Burger CD. Utility of d-dimer in the diagnosis of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Open Respir Med J. 2009; 3:85-9. Epub 2009 Jun 05.
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  26. Distler O, Behrens F, Pittrow D, Huscher D, Denton CP, Foeldvari I, Humbert M, Matucci-Cerinic M, Nash P, Opitz CF, Rubin LJ, Seibold JR, Furst DE, EPOSS-Omeract Group. Defining appropriate outcome measures in pulmonary arterial hypertension related to systemic sclerosis: a Delphi consensus study with cluster analysis. Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Jun 15; 59(6):867-75.
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  27. Burger CD, Murali S. The vasoreactive patient: diagnosis, treatment and follow-up. Advances in Pulmonary Hypertension. 2008; 6:176-179.
  28. Li JH, Safford RE, Aduen JF, Heckman MG, Crook JE, Burger CD. Pulmonary hypertension and thyroid disease. Chest. 2007 Sep; 132(3):793-7. Epub 2007 Jul 23.
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  29. Burger CD. Utility of positive bronchoalveolar lavage in predicting respiratory failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a retrospective analysis. Transplant Proc. 2007 Jun; 39(5):1623-5.
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  30. Burger CD, Hampton KW, Sorensen CL, Diverti GD. The process and results of implementing the ventilator bundle to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia rates. Respiratory Therapy. 2007; 2:23-25.
  31. Burger CD. "Multi-disciplinary rounds: a method to improve quality and safety of critically ill patients. Northeast Florida Medicine. 2007; 58:16-19.
  32. Bloomfield EL, Divertie GD, Burger CD, Larson JS, Brown DR, Patel BM, Rady MY, Johnson MM, Murray MJ. A comparison of intensive care unit physician staffing costs at the 3 Mayo Clinic sites. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 Nov; 81(11):1457-61.
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  33. Tun HW, Wallace KH, Grinton SF, Khoor A, Burger CD. Etanercept therapy for late-onset idiopathic pneumonia syndrome after nonmyeloablative allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2005 Dec; 37(10):4492-6.
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  34. Yen KT, Putzke JD, Staats BA, Burger CD. The prevalence of acute response to bronchodilator in pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Respirology. 2005 Nov; 10(5):643-8.
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  35. Aduen JF, Hellinger WC, Kramer DJ, Stapelfeldt WH, Bonatti H, Crook JE, Steers JL, Burger CD. Spectrum of pneumonia in the current era of liver transplantation and its effect on survival. Mayo Clin Proc. 2005 Oct; 80(10):1303-6.
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  36. Noh KW, McKinney JM, Burger CD, Bouras EP. Arterioportal fistula. Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 Aug; 62(2):305; discussion 305.
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  37. Oldenburg WA, Lau LL, Rodenberg TJ, Edmonds HJ, Burger CD. Acute mesenteric ischemia - A clinical review. Arch Intern Med. 2004 May 24; 164(10):1054-62.
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  38. Yen KT, Lee AS, Krowka MJ, Burger CD. Pulmonary complications in bone marrow transplantation: a practical approach to diagnosis and treatment. Clin Chest Med. 2004 Mar; 25(1):189-201.
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  39. Aduen JF, Stapelfeldt WH, Johnson MM, Jolles HI, Grinton SF, Divertie GD, Burger CD. Clinical relevance of time of onset, duration, and type of pulmonary edema after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2003 Jul; 9(7):764-71.
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  40. Ott MC, Khoor A, Leventhal JP, Paterick TE, Burger CD. Pulmonary toxicity in patients receiving low-dose amiodarone. Chest. 2003 Feb; 123(2):646-51.
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  41. Yen KT, Krowka MJ, Lee AS, Kramer DJ, Burger CD. Liver and lung: how to manage portopulmonary hypertension: despite high pulmonary artery pressure, ECG findings may be normal. J Crit Illn. 2002 Oct; 17(10):401-6.
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  42. Yen KT, Krowka MJ, Lee AS, Kramer DJ, Burger CD. Liver and lung: hepatopulmonary syndrome: recognizing the clinical features and selecting the right studies. J Crit Illn. 2002 Aug; 17(8):309-15.
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  43. Scolapio JS, Savoy AD, Kaplan J, Burger CD, Lin SC. Sleep patterns of cyclic parenteral nutrition, a pilot study: Are there sleepless nights? JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2002 May-Jun; 26(3):214-7.
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  44. Ott MC, Meschia JF, Mackey DC, Brodersen MP, Burger C, Echols JD, Fenton DS. Cerebral embolization presenting as delayed, severe obtundation in the postanesthesia care unit after total hip arthroplasty. Mayo Clin Proc. 2000 Nov; 75(11):1209-13.
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  45. Becker PM, Jamieson AO, Jewel CE, Bogan RK, James DS, Sutton JT, Corser B, Mayleben DW, Bernard SH, Dinner DS, Emsellem H, Knight E, Erwin CW, Krystal AD, Radtke RA, Farrow S, Odynski T, Pinto J, Steljes D, Feldman NT, O'Brien M, Fredrickson PA, Kaplan J, Randomized trial of modafinil as a treatment for the excessive daytime somnolence of narcolepsy. Neurology. 2000 Mar 14; 54(5):1166-1175.
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  46. Lin SC, Kaplan J, Burger CD, Fredrickson PA. Effect of pramipexole in treatment of resistant restless legs syndrome. Mayo Clin Proc. 1998 Jun; 73(6):497-500.
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  47. Burger CD, Stanson AW, Daniels BK, Sheedy PF 2nd, Shepard JW Jr. Fast-computed tomographic evaluation of the effect of route of breathing on upper airway size and function in normal men. Chest. 1993 Apr; 103(4):1032-7.
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  48. Burger CD, Shepard JW Jr. Sleep-disordered breathing and aging. Lung Biol Health Dis. 1993; 63:61-80.
  49. Burger CD, Stanson AW, Sheedy PF 2nd, Daniels BK, Shepard JW Jr. Fast-computed tomography evaluation of age-related changes in upper airway structure and function in normal men. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1992 Apr; 145(4 Pt 1):846-52.
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  50. Srivatsa SS, Burger CD, Douglas WW. Upper lobe pulmonary parenchymal calcification in a patient with AIDS and Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia receiving aerosolized pentamidine. Chest. 1992 Jan; 101(1):266-7.
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  51. Burger CD, Stanson AW, Daniels BK, Sheedy PF, Shepard JW Jr. Fast-CT evaluation of the effect of lung volume on upper airway size and function in normal male subjects. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1992; 146:335-339.
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  52. Burger CD, Hyatt RE, Staats BA. Pulmonary mechanics in lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1991 May; 143(5 Pt 1):1030-3.
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  53. Shepard JW Jr, Burger CD. Nasal and oral flow-volume loops in normal subjects and patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1990 Dec; 142(PART 1 OF 2 PARTS):1288-1293.
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