Publications

  1. Kubrova E, D'Souza RS, Hunt CL, Wang Q, van Wijnen AJ, Qu W. Injectable Biologics: What Is the Evidence? Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Oct; 99 (10):950-960
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  2. Qu W, Wang Z, Hare JM, Bu G, Mallea JM, Pascual JM, Caplan AI, Kurtzberg J, Zubair AC, Kubrova E, Engelberg-Cook E, Nayfeh T, Shah VP, Hill JC, Wolf ME, Prokop LJ, Murad MH, Sanfilippo FP. Cell-based therapy to reduce mortality from COVID-19: Systematic review and meta-analysis of human studies on acute respiratory distress syndrome. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2020 Sep; 9 (9):1007-1022 Epub 2020 May 29
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  3. Hamdan H, Hashmi SK, Lazarus H, Gale RP, Qu W, El Fakih R. Promising role for mesenchymal stromal cells in coronavirus infectious disease-19 (COVID-19)-related severe acute respiratory syndrome? Blood Rev. 2020 Aug 13; 100742 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Kubrova E, Su M, Galeano-Garces C, Galvan ML, Jerez S, Dietz AB, Smith J, Qu W, van Wijnen AJ. Differences in cytotoxicity of lidocaine, ropivacaine, bupivacaine on the viability and metabolic activity of human adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Jul 9 Epub 2020 July 09
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  5. Yolcu YU, Wahood W, Goyal A, Alvi MA, Reeves RK, Qu W, Gerberi DJ, Bydon M. Pharmacologic prophylaxis for heterotopic ossification following spinal cord injury: A systematic review and meta-analysi. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2020 Jun; 193:105737 Epub 2020 Feb 17
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  6. Covington SM, D'Souza RS, Erwin PJ, Qu W. A Systematic Review of Intra-articular Ketamine for Post-operative Analgesia. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 May 26 [Epub ahead of print]
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  7. Yolcu YU, Moinuddin FM, Wahood W, Alvi MA, Qu W, Bydon M. Use of regenerative treatments in treatment of lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease: A systematic review. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2020 May 19; 195:105916 [Epub ahead of print]
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  8. D'Souza RS, Li L, Leng S, Hunt C, Law L, Muir C, Eldrige J, Bydon M, Chi M, Shapiro S, Mauck WD, Qu W. A three-dimensional computed tomography study to determine the ideal method for fluoroscopically-guided bone marrow aspiration from the iliac crest. Bosn J Basic Med Sci. 2020 May 11 [Epub ahead of print]
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  9. Yolcu YU, Wahood W, Goyal A, Alvi MA, Reeves RK, Qu W, Gerberi DJ, Goncalves S, Bydon M. Factors Associated with Higher Rates of Heterotopic Ossification after Spinal Cord Injury: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2020 May 1; 195:105821 Epub 2020 May 01
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  10. D'Souza RS, Lin G, Oh T, Vincent A, Orhurhu V, Jiang L, Mauck WD, Qu W. Fibromyalgia Symptom Severity and Psychosocial Outcomes in Fibromyalgia Patients with Hypovitaminosis D: A Prospective Questionnaire Study. Pain Med. 2020 Feb 5 Epub 2020 Feb 05
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  11. Bydon M, Dietz AB, Goncalves S, Moinuddin FM, Alvi MA, Goyal A, Yolcu Y, Hunt CL, Garlanger KL, Del Fabro AS, Reeves RK, Terzic A, Windebank AJ, Qu W. CELLTOP Clinical Trial: First Report From a Phase 1 Trial of Autologous Adipose Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Treatment of Paralysis Due to Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury. Mayo Clin Proc. 2020 Feb; 95 (2):406-414 Epub 2019 Nov 27
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  12. Kubrova E, Qu W, Galvan ML, Paradise CR, Yang J, Dietz AB, Dudakovic A, Smith J, van Wijnen AJ. Hypothermia and nutrient deprivation alter viability of human adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Gene. 2020 Jan 5; 722:144058 Epub 2019 Sept 05
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  13. Nie H, Kubrova E, Wu T, Denbeigh JM, Hunt C, Dietz AB, Smith J, Qu W, van Wijnen AJ. Effect of Lidocaine on Viability and Gene Expression of Human Adipose-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells: An in vitro Study. PM R. 2019 Nov; 11 (11):1218-1227 Epub 2019 May 30
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  14. Law L, Hunt CL, van Wijnen AJ, Nassr A, Larson AN, Eldrige JS, Mauck WD, Pingree MJ, Yang J, Muir CW, Erwin PJ, Bydon M, Qu W. Office-Based Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy for the Treatment of Musculoskeletal Disease: A Systematic Review of Recent Human Studies. Pain Med. 2019 Aug 1; 20 (8):1570-1583
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  15. Ge L, D'Souza RS, Oh T, Vincent A, Mohabbat AB, Eldrige J, Jiang L, Whipple MO, McAllister SJ, Wang Z, Qu W, Mauck WD. Tobacco Use in Fibromyalgia Is Associated With Cognitive Dysfunction: A Prospective Questionnaire Study. Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes. 2019 Mar; 3 (1):78-85 Epub 2019 Feb 26
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  16. Kim K, Shin KM, Hunt CL, Wang Z, Bauer BA, Kwon O, Lee JH, Seo BN, Jung SY, Youn Y, Lee SH, Choi JC, Jung JE, Kim J, Qu W, Kim TH, Eldrige JS. Nonsurgical integrative inpatient treatments for symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis: a multi-arm randomized controlled pilot trial. J Pain Res. 2019; 12:1103-1113 Epub 2019 Mar 28
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  17. Wu T, Nie H, Dietz AB, Salek DR, Smith J, van Wijnen AJ, Qu W. Cytotoxic Effects of Nonionic Iodinated Contrast Agent on Human Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells. PM R. 2018 Jun 1 Epub 2018 June 01
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  18. Kim K, Youn Y, Lee SH, Choi JC, Jung JE, Kim J, Qu W, Eldrige J, Kim TH. The effectiveness and safety of nonsurgical integrative interventions for symptomatic lumbar spinal spondylolisthesis: A randomized controlled multinational, multicenter trial protocol. Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 May; 97 (19):e0667
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  19. Riester SM, Lin Y, Wang W, Cong L, Mohamed Ali AM, Peck SH, Smith LJ, Currier BL, Clark M, Huddleston P, Krauss W, Yaszemski MJ, Morrey ME, Abdel MP, Bydon M, Qu W, Larson AN, van Wijnen AJ, Nassr A. RNA sequencing identifies gene regulatory networks controlling extracellular matrix synthesis in intervertebral disk tissues. J Orthop Res. 2018 May; 36 (5):1356-1369 Epub 2018 Jan 10
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  20. Thompson BF, Pingree MJ, Qu W, Murthy NS, Lachman N, Hurdle MF. Descriptive Cadaveric Study Comparing the Accuracy of Ultrasound Versus Fluoroscopic Guidance for First Sacral Transforaminal Injections: A Comparison Study. PM R. 2018 Apr; 10 (4):382-390 Epub 2017 Sept 21
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  21. Kerezoudis P, Rinaldo L, Alvi MA, Hunt CL, Qu W, Maus TP, Bydon M. The Effect of Epidural Steroid Injections on Bone Mineral Density and Vertebral Fracture Risk: A Systematic Review and Critical Appraisal of Current Literature. Pain Med. 2018 Mar 1; 19 (3):569-579
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  22. Wu T, Smith J, Nie H, Wang Z, Erwin PJ, van Wijnen AJ, Qu W. Cytotoxicity of Local Anesthetics in Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Jan; 97 (1):50-55
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  23. Tong Q, Zhu Y, Zhang D, Cai Q, Qu W, Cooper CDO, Wang J, McHugh PC. MicroRNA Quantitation During Dendritic Cell Endocytosis Using Imaging Flow Cytometry: Key Factors and Requirements. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2018; 51 (2):793-811 Epub 2018 Nov 21
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  24. Hoelzer BC, Bendel MA, Deer TR, Eldrige JS, Walega DR, Wang Z, Costandi S, Azer G, Qu W, Falowski SM, Neuman SA, Moeschler SM, Wassef C, Kim C, Niazi T, Saifullah T, Yee B, Kim C, Oryhan CL, Rosenow JM, Warren DT, Lerman I, Mora R, Hayek SM, Hanes M, Simopoulos T, Sharma S, Gilligan C, Grace W, Ade T, Mekhail NA, Hunter JP, Choi D, Choi DY. Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant Infection Rates and Risk Factors: A Multicenter Retrospective Study. Neuromodulation. 2017 Aug; 20 (6):558-562 Epub 2017 May 11
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  25. Bendel MA, O'Brien T, Hoelzer BC, Deer TR, Pittelkow TP, Costandi S, Walega DR, Azer G, Hayek SM, Wang Z, Eldrige JS, Qu W, Rosenow JM, Falowski SM, Neuman SA, Moeschler SM, Wassef C, Kim C, Niazi T, Saifullah T, Yee B, Kim C, Oryhan CL, Warren DT, Lerman I, Mora R, Hanes M, Simopoulos T, Sharma S, Gilligan C, Grace W, Ade T, Mekhail NA, Hunter JP, Choi D, Choi DY. Spinal Cord Stimulator Related Infections: Findings From a Multicenter Retrospective Analysis of 2737 Implants. Neuromodulation. 2017 Aug; 20 (6):553-557 Epub 2017 July 20
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  26. Galeano-Garces C, Camilleri ET, Riester SM, Dudakovic A, Larson DR, Qu W, Smith J, Dietz AB, Im HJ, Krych AJ, Larson AN, Karperien M, van Wijnen AJ. Molecular Validation of Chondrogenic Differentiation and Hypoxia Responsiveness of Platelet-Lysate Expanded Adipose Tissue-Derived Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cells. Cartilage. 2017 Jul; 8 (3):283-299 Epub 2016 July 21
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  27. Hunt C, Her Y, Law L, Bydon M, Nassr A, Smith J, Mauch Mauck W, Eldrige J, Malanga G, Qu W. Five Generations of Cell Preparation: A translational framework for categorizing regenerative stem cell therapies. Journal of the American Academy of Regenerative Medicine. 2017; 1(1).
  28. Wu Q, Wang Y, Demaerschalk BM, Ghimire S, Wellik KE, Qu W. Bone marrow stromal cell therapy for ischemic stroke: A meta-analysis of randomized control animal trials. Int J Stroke. 2017 Apr; 12 (3):273-284 Epub 2016 Oct 28
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  29. Riester SM, Denbeigh JM, Lin Y, Jones DL, de Mooij T, Lewallen EA, Nie H, Paradise CR, Radel DJ, Dudakovic A, Camilleri ET, Larson DR, Qu W, Krych AJ, Frick MA, Im HJ, Dietz AB, Smith J, van Wijnen AJ. Safety Studies for Use of Adipose Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stromal/Stem Cells in a Rabbit Model for Osteoarthritis to Support a Phase I Clinical Trial. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2017 Mar; 6 (3):910-922 Epub 2016 Oct 26
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  30. Aiudi CM, Hooten WM, Sanders RA, Watson JC, Moeschler SM, Gazelka HM, Hoelzer BC, Eldrige JS, Qu W, Lamer TJ. Outcomes of C1-2 joint injections. J Pain Res. 2017; 10:2263-2269 Epub 2017 Sept 18
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  31. Onishi K, Jones DL, Riester SM, Lewallen EA, Lewallen DG, Sellon JL, Dietz AB, Qu W, van Wijnen AJ, Smith J. Human Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stromal/Stem Cells Remain Viable and Metabolically Active Following Needle Passage. PM R. 2016 Sep; 8 (9):844-54 Epub 2016 Jan 28
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  32. Lamer TJ, Smith J, Hoelzer BC, Mauck WD, Qu W, Gazelka HM. Safety of Lumbar Spine Radiofrequency Procedures in Patients Who Have Posterior Spinal Hardware. Pain Med. 2016 Sep; 17 (9):1634-7 Epub 2016 Jan 13
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  33. Sanders RA, Moeschler SM, Gazelka HM, Lamer TJ, Wang Z, Qu W, Hoelzer BC. Patient Outcomes and Spinal Cord Stimulation: A Retrospective Case Series Evaluating Patient Satisfaction, Pain Scores, and Opioid Requirements. Pain Pract. 2016 Sep; 16 (7):899-904 Epub 2015 Aug 27
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  34. Camilleri ET, Gustafson MP, Dudakovic A, Riester SM, Garces CG, Paradise CR, Takai H, Karperien M, Cool S, Sampen HJ, Larson AN, Qu W, Smith J, Dietz AB, van Wijnen AJ. Identification and validation of multiple cell surface markers of clinical-grade adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells as novel release criteria for good manufacturing practice-compliant production. Stem Cell Res Ther. 2016 Aug 11; 7 (1):107
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  35. Wang Y, Wu T, Terry MJ, Eldrige JS, Tong Q, Erwin PJ, Wang Z, Qu W. Improved perioperative analgesia with ultrasound-guided ilioinguinal/iliohypogastric nerve or transversus abdominis plane block for open inguinal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Phys Ther Sci. 2016 Mar; 28 (3):1055-60 Epub 2016 Mar 31
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  36. Kim K, Shin KM, Lee JH, Seo BN, Jung SY, Youn Y, Lee SH, Kim J, Qu W, Kim TH. Nonsurgical Korean Integrative Treatments for Symptomatic Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: A Three-Armed Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial Protocol. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2016; 2016:2913248 Epub 2016 Jan 28
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  37. Bendel MA, Moeschler SM, Qu W, Hanley E, Neuman SA, Eldrige JS, Hoelzer BC. Treatment of Refractory Postdural Puncture Headache after Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Implantation with Epidural Blood Patch Procedures: A 20-Year Experience. Pain Res Treat. 2016; 2016:2134959 Epub 2016 Aug 11
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  38. Wang Z, Perez-Terzic CM, Smith J, Mauck WD, Shelerud RA, Maus TP, Yang TH, Murad MH, Gou S, Terry MJ, Dauffenbach JP, Pingree MJ, Eldrige JS, Mohammed K, Benkhadra K, van Wijnen AJ, Qu W. Efficacy of intervertebral disc regeneration with stem cells - a systematic review and meta-analysis of animal controlled trials. Gene. 2015 Jun 10; 564 (1):1-8 Epub 2015 Mar 19
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  39. Gui H, Tong Q, Qu W, Mao CM, Dai SM. The endocannabinoid system and its therapeutic implications in rheumatoid arthritis. Int Immunopharmacol. 2015 May; 26: (1)86-91.
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  40. Trainor D, Moeschler S, Pingree M, Hoelzer B, Wang Z, Mauck W, Qu W. Landmark-based versus ultrasound-guided ilioinguinal/iliohypogastric nerve blocks in the treatment of chronic postherniorrhaphy groin pain: a retrospective study. J Pain Res. 2015; 8:767-70 Epub 2015 Oct 23
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  41. Tong Q, Cai Q, de Mooij T, Xu X, Dai S, Qu W, Zhao D. Adverse events of anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha therapy in ankylosing spondylitis. PLoS One. 2015; 10 (3):e0119897 Epub 2015 Mar 12
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  42. Hunt CL, Shen S, Nassr A, van Wijnen AJ, Larson AN, Eldrige JS, Mauck WD, Pingree MJ, Erwin PJ, Bydon M, Qu W. Current understanding of safety and efficacy of stem cell therapy for discogenic pain. A systematic review of human studies Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. 2015; 19(1-2):32-7. Epub 1900 Jan 01.
  43. Gou S, Oxentenko SC, Eldrige JS, Xiao L, Pingree MJ, Wang Z, Perez-Terzic C, Qu W. Stem cell therapy for intervertebral disk regeneration. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Nov; 93: (11 Suppl 3)S122-31.
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  44. Wu Q, Qu W, Crowell MD, Hentz JG, Frey KA. Tricyclic antidepressant use and risk of fractures: a meta-analysis of cohort and case-control studies. J Bone Miner Res. 2013 Apr; 28: (4)753-63.
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  45. Neuman SA, Eldrige JS, Qu W, Freeman ED, Hoelzer BC. Post dural puncture headache following intrathecal drug delivery system placement. Pain Physician. 2013 Mar-Apr; 16(2):101-7.
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  46. Xiao L, Cheng J, Zhuang Y, Qu W, Muir J, Liang H, Zhang D. Botulinum toxin type A reduces hyperalgesia and TRPV1 expression in rats with neuropathic pain. Pain Med. 2013 Feb; 14(2):276-86. Epub 2013 Jan 10.
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  47. Hooten WM, Rosenberg CJ, Eldrige JS, Qu W. Knee extensor strength is associated with pressure pain thresholds in adults with fibromyalgia. PLoS One. 2013; 8 (4):e59930 Epub 2013 Apr 02
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  48. Rubinstein S, Wang C, Qu W. Occupational risk and chronic kidney disease: a population-based study in the United States adult population. Int J Nephrol Renovasc Dis. 2013; 6:53-9. Epub 2013 Mar 09.
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  49. Hooten WM, Qu W, Townsend CO, Judd JW. Effects of strength vs aerobic exercise on pain severity in adults with fibromyalgia: a randomized equivalence trial. Pain. 2012 Apr; 153(4):915-23. Epub 2012 Feb 15.
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  50. Qu W, Stineman MG, Streim JE, Xie D. Understanding the linkages between perceived causative impairment and activity limitations among older people living in the community: a population-based assessment. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Jun; 90(6):466-76.
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  51. Stineman MG, Qu W. Untangling function: measuring the severity, type and meaning of disabilities. Eura Medicophys. 2007 Dec; 43(4):543-9.
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  52. Lau L, Supko JG, Blaney S, Hershon L, Seibel N, Krailo M, Qu W, Malkin D, Jimeno J, Bernstein M, Baruchel S. A phase I and pharmacokinetic study of ecteinascidin-743 (Yondelis) in children with refractory solid tumors. A Children's Oncology Group study. Clin Cancer Res. 2005 Jan 15; 11(2 Pt 1):672-7.
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  53. Champagne MA, Capdeville R, Krailo M, Qu W, Peng B, Rosamilia M, Therrien M, Zoellner U, Blaney SM, Bernstein M, Children's Oncology Group phase 1 study. Imatinib mesylate (STI571) for treatment of children with Philadelphia chromosome-positive leukemia: results from a Children's Oncology Group phase 1 study. Blood. 2004 Nov 1; 104(9):2655-60. Epub 2004 Jul 1
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  54. Reid JM, Qu W, Safgren SL, Ames MM, Krailo MD, Seibel NL, Kuttesch J, Holcenberg J. Phase I trial and pharmacokinetics of gemcitabine in children with advanced solid tumors. J Clin Oncol. 2004 Jun 15; 22(12):2445-51.
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  55. Aquino VM, Weitman SD, Winick NJ, Blaney S, Furman WL, Kepner JL, Bonate P, Krailo M, Qu W, Bernstein M. Phase I trial of tirapazamine and cyclophosphamide in children with refractory solid tumors: a pediatric oncology group study. J Clin Oncol. 2004 Apr 15; 22(8):1413-9.
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  56. Katzenstein HM, Krailo MD, Malogolowkin MH, Ortega JA, Qu W, Douglass EC, Feusner JH, Reynolds M, Quinn JJ, Newman K, Finegold MJ, Haas JE, Sensel MG, Castleberry RP, Bowman LC. Fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma in children and adolescents. Cancer. 2003 Apr 15; 97(8):2006-12.
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  57. Qu W, Le TT, Azen SP, Xiang M, Wong ND, Doherty TM, Detrano RC. Value of coronary artery calcium scanning by computed tomography for predicting coronary heart disease in diabetic subjects. Diabetes Care. 2003 Mar; 26(3):905-10.
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  58. Tan Z, Qu W, Tu W, Liu W, Baudry M, Schreiber SS. p53 accumulation due to down-regulation of ubiquitin: relevance for neuronal apoptosis. Cell Death Differ. 2000 Jul; 7(7):675-81.
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  59. Chang Q, Huang XW, Hing H, Qu W. Treatment of Subtrochanteric Fractures with a Modified Richard's Compression Screw and Plate. Medical Journal of Chinese People's Liberation Army. 1997; 22(2):121-22.
  60. Kong XX, Ma YZ, Chen X, Qu W. Treatment of Lumber Instability with Threaded Fusion Cage (TFC). Chinese Journal of Traumatology.. 1995; 11(1):53-4.
  61. Ma YZ, Kong XX, Qu W. Treatment of Spondylolithesis with a Modified Steffee System. Chinese Journal of Orthopaedics.. 1994; 14(1):28-30.