Selected Publications

  • Johnson BD, Reddan WG, Seow KC, Dempsey JA. Mechanical constraints on exercise hyperpnea in a fit aging population. Am Rev Respir Dis 1991; 143(5):968-977.
  • Aaron EA, Johnson BD, Seow KC, Dempsey JA. Oxygen cost of exercise hyperpnea: implications for performance. J Appl Physiol 1992; 72(5):1818-1825.
  • Dempsey JA, Johnson BD. Demand vs capacity in the healthy pulmonary system. Swiss Review of Sports Medicine 1992; 40:55-64.
  • Johnson BD, Saupe KW, Dempsey, JA. Mechanical constraints on exercise hyperpnea in endurance athletes. J Appl Physiol 1992; 73(3): 874-886.
  • Johnson, BD, Babcock MA, Suman OE, Dempsey JA. Exercise-induced diaphragmatic fatigue in healthy humans. J Physiol (London) 1993; 460: 385-405.
  • Johnson BD, Sieck GC. Differential susceptibility of diaphragm muscle fibers to neuromuscular transmission failure. J Appl Physiol 1993; 75: 341-8.
  • Johnson BD, Sieck GC. Activation-induced reduction of SDH activity in diaphragm muscle fibers. J Appl Physiol 1993 Dec; 75(6): 2689-95.
  • Johnson BD, Scanlon P, Beck KC. Regulation of ventilatory capacity during exercise in asthmatics. J Appl Physiol 1995 Sep; 79(3): 892-901.
  • Johnson BD, Aaron EA, Babcock MA, Dempsey JA. Respiratory muscle fatigue during exercise: implications for performance. Med Sci Sp Exer 1996 Sep; 28(9): 1129-37.
  • Johnson BD, Weisman IM, Zeballos RJ, Beck KC. Emerging concepts in the evaluation of ventilatory limitation during exercise: the exercise tidal flow-volume loop. Chest 1999 Aug; 116(2): 488-503.
  • Johnson, BD, Beck, KC, Zeballos, RJ, Weisman IM. Advances in pulmonary laboratory testing. Chest 1999 Nov; 116(5): 1377-87
  • Johnson BD, Beck KC, Olson, LJ, O’Malley K, Allison TG, Squires RW, Gau GT. Ventilatory constraints during exercise in chronic heart failure. Chest 2000 Feb; 117(2):321-32.
  • Johnson, BD, Beck KC, Proctor DN, Miller J, Dietz NM, Joyner, MJ. Cardiac output during exercise by the open circuit acetylene wash-in method: comparison with direct Fick. J Appl Physiol 2000 May; 88(5): 1650-8.
  • Miller JD, Beck KC, Joyner MJ, Brice GA, Johnson BD. Cardiorespiratory effects of inelastic chest wall restriction. J Appl Physiol 2002 Jun; 92(6): 2419-28.
  • Abraham MR, Olson LJ, Joyner MJ, Turner ST, Beck KC, Johnson BD. Angiotensin converting enzyme genotype modulates pulmonary function and exercise capacity in treated patients with chronic stable heart failure. Circulation 2002 Oct 1; 106(14): 1794-9..
  • Stark-Leyva K, Beck KC, Johnson BD. Influence of expiratory loading and hyperinflation on cardiac output during exercise. J Appl Physiol 2004 May 1; 96(5): 1920-27.
  • Snyder EM, Johnson BD, Beck KC. An open-circuit method for determining lung diffusing capacity during exercise: comparison to rebreathe. Journal of Applied Physiology 99:1985-1991, 2005.
  • Sierra-Johnson J, Snyder EM, Johnson BD. Altitude exposure should increase serum leptin levels in healthy adults. (Letter to the Editor). Obesity Research. 13(3), 2005 Mar.
  • Snyder EM, Beck KC, Dietz NM, Eisenach JH, Joyner MJ, Turner ST, Johnson BD. Arg16Gly polymorphism of the beta2-adrenergic receptor is associated with differences in cardiovascular function at rest and during exercise in humans. Journal of Physiology 571(Pt 1):121-30, 2006 Feb 15.
  • Snyder EM, Beck KC, Dietz NM, Joyner MJ, Turner ST, Johnson BD. Influence of beta2-adrenergic receptor genotype on airway function during exercise in healthy adults. Chest 129(3):762-70, 2006 Mar.
  • Kjaergaard J, Snyder EM, Hassager C, Oh JK, Johnson BD. Impact of preload and afterload on global and regional right ventricular function and pressure: A quantitative echocardiography study. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 19(5):515-21, 2006 May.
  • Olson LJ, Snyder EM, Beck KC, Johnson BD. Reduced rate of alveolar-capillary recruitment and fall of pulmonary diffusing capacity during exercise in patients with heart failure. Journal of Cardiac Failure 12(4):299-306, 2006 May.
  • Olson TP, Beck KC, Johnson JB, Johnson BD. Competition for intrathoracic space reduces lung capacity in patients with chronic heart failure: a radiographic study. Chest 130(1):164-71, 2006 Jul.
  • Wolk R, Somers VK, Gibbons RJ, Olson TP, O’Malley KA, Johnson BD. Pathophysiologic characteristics of heart rate recovery in heart failure. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 38(8): 1367-73, 2006 Aug.
  • Olson TP, Snyder EM, Johnson BD. Exercise-disordered breathing in chronic heart failure. Exerc Sport Sci Rev 2006 Oct; 34(4):194-201.
  • Kjaergaard J, Snyder, EM, Hassager C, Olson TP, Oh JK, Johnson BD. The effect of 18 h of simulated high altitude on left ventricular function. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 98(4):411-8, 2006 Nov.
  • Snyder EM, Beck KC, Hulsebus ML, Breen JF, Hoffman EA, Johnson BD. Short term hypoxic exposure at rest and during exercise reduces lung water in healthy humans. Journal of Applied Physiology 101(6):1623-1632, 2006 Dec.
  • Olson TP, Frantz RP, Snyder EM, O’Malley KA, Beck KC, Johnson BD. Effects of acute changes in pulmonary wedge pressure on periodic breathing at rest in heart failure patients. American Heart Journal. 153(1):104.e1-7, 2007 Jan.
  • Baldi JC, Lalande S, Carrick-Ranson G, Johnson BD. Postural differences in hemodyanmics and diastolic function in healthy older men. Eur J Appl Physiol 2007 Apr; 99(6):651-7.
  • Olson TP, Johnson BD. Influence of tiotropium on symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a patient with chronic heart failure. Circ J 2007 May; 71(5):802; author reply 802-3..
  • Snyder EM, Beck KC, Turner ST, Hoffman EA, Joyner MJ, Johnson BD.. The Arg16Gly Polymorphism of the β2 Adrenergic Receptor is Associated with Differences in Lung Fluid Accumulation in Healthy Humans. The Journal of Applied Physiology. 102(6):2172-2178. 2007.
  • Olson TP, Beck KC, Johnson BD. Pulmonary function changes associated with cardiomegaly in chronic heart failure. J Card Fail 2007 mar; 13(2):100-7.
  • Arruda AL, Pellikka PA, Olson TP, Johnson BD. Exercise capacity, breathing pattern, and gas exchange during exercise for patients with isolated diastolic dysfunction. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2007 Jul; 20(7):838-46.
  • Dempsey JA, Johnson BD, Bayly WM. Constraints on the ventilatory response to maximum exercise in health. Pages 169-177, in: Proceedings of Hypoxia Symposium V. JR Sutton, GC Coates, and JE Remmers, editors. BC Decker, Inc.:Toronto, 1990.
  • Johnson BD, Dempsey JA. Demand vs capacity in the aging pulmonary system. Chapter 19, pages 171-210, in: Exercise and Sports Reviews. JO Hollozy, editor. Williams and Wilkins Co.:Baltimore, 1991.
  • Sieck GC, Johnson BD. Metabolic and structural alterations in skeletal muscle with hypoxia. In: Haddad GG. Lister G, editor(s). Tissue Oxygen Deprivation: From Molecular to Integrated Function (Lung Biology in Health and Disease. Volume 95) New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc.: 1996. 779-827.
  • Johnson BD, Beck KC. Respiratory system responses to dynamic exercise. In: Weiler JM, editor. Allergic and Respiratory Disease in Sports Medicine. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc.; 1997. p. 1-34.
  • Johnson BD. The ageing respiratory system:age-associated changes in pulmonary reserve. In: Evans JG, et al. editors. Oxford Textbook of Geriatric Medicine. 2nd Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2000. p. 483-97.
  • Johnson BD. Respiratory system responses to exercise in aging. In: Clinical Exercise Testing. Eds. Weisman IM, Zeballos R, Prog Respir Res, 2002; 32, pp 89-98.
  • Morris NR, Adams L, Johnson BD, Weisman IM. Exercise limitations and cardiopulmonary exercise testing in COPD. In: Stockley RA, et al, editors. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Malden: Blackwell Pub.; 2007. p. 40-62.