David N. Cornfield

Pulmonologist

Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Professor, by courtesy, of Surgery
A physician scientist, Dr. Cornfield is actively engaged in clinical medicine, teaching and research. In clinical arena, Dr. Cornfield is a Pediatrician with an active practice in both Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. In the research arena, Dr. Cornfield's lab addresses several large thematic issues. The areas of concentration include: (i) regulation of pulmonary vascular tone; (ii) oxygen sensing in the lung; (iii) biological determinants of preterm labor focusing on myometrial smooth muscle cells; (iv) developmental regulation of barrier function in the lung; and (v) the role of hypoxia-inducible factor-1 in lung development. In addition, there is an active translational research component.

Professional Education

Board Certification: Pediatric Pulmonary, American Board of Pediatrics (1994)

Residency: Children's Mercy Hospital (1989) MO

Fellowship: Children's Hospital-Denver (1993) CO

Board Certification: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics (1996)

Board Certification, American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (1996)

Internship: Children's Mercy Hospital (1987) MO

Medical Education: University of Wisconsin Medical School (1986) WI

Honors & Awards

Pediatric Academic Societies-Steering Committee, PAS (2010-present)

Study Section Member-RIBT, NIH (2009-present)

Editorial Board Member, American Journal of Physiology-Lung, Cell and Mol Physiology (2008-present)

Editorial Board Member, Pediatrics (2010-present)

Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, Stanford University (2006-present)

President, Society for Pediatric Research (2009-2010)

Administrative Appointments

Associate Dean for Research, University of Minnesota Medical School (2004 - 2005)

Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics University of Minnesota (2003 - 2004)

Director-Center for Excellence in Pulmonary Biology, Stanford (2006 - Present)

Division Director-Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Stanford (2007 - Present)

Division Director-Pulmonary Medicine, Stanford (2006 - Present)

Fellowship Director_Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Stanford (2007 - Present)

Medical Director_Respiratory Therapy, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2010 - Present)

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Use of electronic medical record-enhanced checklist and electronic dashboard to decrease CLABSIs.
Pageler, N. M., Longhurst, C. A., Wood, M., Cornfield, D. N., Suermondt, J., & Franzon, D. (2014). Use of electronic medical record-enhanced checklist and electronic dashboard to decrease CLABSIs. Pediatrics, 133(3), e738-46.

Acute respiratory distress syndrome in children: physiology and management.
Cornfield, D. N. (2013). Acute respiratory distress syndrome in children: physiology and management. Current opinion in pediatrics, 25(3), 338-343.

Embedding Time-Limited Laboratory Orders Within Computerized Provider Order Entry Reduces Laboratory Utilization
Pageler, N. M., Franzon, D., Longhurst, C. A., Wood, M., Shin, A. Y., & Cornfield, D. N. (2013). Embedding Time-Limited Laboratory Orders Within Computerized Provider Order Entry Reduces Laboratory Utilization. PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 14(4), 413-419.

Creation and retention of the next generation of physician-scientists for child health research.
Cornfield, D. N., Lane, R., & Abman, S. H. (2013). Creation and retention of the next generation of physician-scientists for child health research. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association, 309(17), 1781-1782.

Hypoxia-inducible factor-1a in pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells lowers vascular tone by decreasing myosin light chain phosphorylation.
Kim, Y.-M., Barnes, E. A., Alvira, C. M., Ying, L., Reddy, S., & Cornfield, D. N. (2013). Hypoxia-inducible factor-1a in pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells lowers vascular tone by decreasing myosin light chain phosphorylation. Circulation research, 112(9), 1230-1233.

Voltage-Dependent Anion Channel-2 Interaction with Nitric Oxide Synthase Enhances Pulmonary Artery Endothelial Cell Nitric Oxide Production
Alvira, C. M., Umesh, A., Husted, C., Ying, L., Hou, Y., & Cornfield, D. N. (2012). Voltage-Dependent Anion Channel-2 Interaction with Nitric Oxide Synthase Enhances Pulmonary Artery Endothelial Cell Nitric Oxide Production. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 47(5), 669-678.

Quantitative Analysis of the Human Airway Microbial Ecology Reveals a Pervasive Signature for Cystic Fibrosis
Blainey, P. C., Milla, C. E., Cornfield, D. N., & Quake, S. R. (2012). Quantitative Analysis of the Human Airway Microbial Ecology Reveals a Pervasive Signature for Cystic Fibrosis. SCIENCE TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE, 4(153).

Inhibiting NF-kappa B in the developing lung disrupts angiogenesis and alveolarization
Iosef, C., Alastalo, T.-P., Hou, Y., Chen, C., Adams, E. S., & Alvira, C. M. (2012). Inhibiting NF-kappa B in the developing lung disrupts angiogenesis and alveolarization. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 302(10), L1023-L1036.

Decisions about life-sustaining measures in children: in whose best interests?
Cornfield, D. N., & Kahn, J. P. (2012). Decisions about life-sustaining measures in children: in whose best interests?. ACTA PAEDIATRICA, 101(4), 333-336.

Hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha regulates KCNMB1 expression in human pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells
Ahn, Y.-T., Kim, Y.-M., Adams, E., Lyu, S.-C., Alvira, C. M., & Cornfield, D. N. (2012). Hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha regulates KCNMB1 expression in human pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 302(3), L352-L359.

Society for Pediatric Research 2010 Presidential Address: Academic Pediatrics and the Narrative of Discovery
Cornfield, D. N. (2011). Society for Pediatric Research 2010 Presidential Address: Academic Pediatrics and the Narrative of Discovery. PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, 70(3), 320-324.

Computerized Physician Order Entry With Decision Support Decreases Blood Transfusions in Children
Adams, E. S., Longhurst, C. A., Pageler, N., Widen, E., Franzon, D., & Cornfield, D. N. (2011). Computerized Physician Order Entry With Decision Support Decreases Blood Transfusions in Children. PEDIATRICS, 127(5), E1112-E1119.

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education proposed work hour regulations
Goodman, D. M., Winkler, M. K., Fiser, R. T., Abd-Allah, S., Mathur, M., & Lee, K. J. (2011). The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education proposed work hour regulations. PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 12(1), 120-121.

Rho kinase modulates postnatal adaptation of the pulmonary circulation through separate effects on pulmonary artery endothelial and smooth muscle cells
Alvira, C. M., Sukovich, D. J., Lyu, S.-C., & Cornfield, D. N. (2010). Rho kinase modulates postnatal adaptation of the pulmonary circulation through separate effects on pulmonary artery endothelial and smooth muscle cells. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 299(6), L872-L878.

Developmental Regulation of Oxygen Sensing and Ion Channels in the Pulmonary Vasculature
Cornfield, D. N. (2010). Developmental Regulation of Oxygen Sensing and Ion Channels in the Pulmonary Vasculature. MEMBRANE RECEPTORS, CHANNELS AND TRANSPORTERS IN PULMONARY CIRCULATION, 661, 201-220.

Successful treatment of severe cerebral vasospasm following hemorrhage of an arteriovenous malformation
Pendharkar, A. V., Guzman, R., Dodd, R., Cornfield, D., & Edwards, M. Sb. (2009). Successful treatment of severe cerebral vasospasm following hemorrhage of an arteriovenous malformation. JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY-PEDIATRICS, 4(3), 266-269.

Utility of blood cultures in postoperative pediatric intensive care unit patients
Kiragu, A. W., Zier, J., & Cornfield, D. N. (2009). Utility of blood cultures in postoperative pediatric intensive care unit patients. PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 10(3), 364-368.

Quantitative Analysis of Longitudinal Response to Aerosolized Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor in Two Adolescents With Autoimmune Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
Robinson, T. E., Trapnell, B. C., Goris, M. L., Quittell, L. M., & Cornfield, D. N. (2009). Quantitative Analysis of Longitudinal Response to Aerosolized Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor in Two Adolescents With Autoimmune Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis. CHEST, 135(3), 842-848.

Developmental regulation of hypoxia-inducible factor 1 and prolyl-hydroxylases in pulmonary vascular smooth muscle cells
Resnik, E. R., Herron, J. M., Lyut, S.-C., & Cornfield, D. N. (2007). Developmental regulation of hypoxia-inducible factor 1 and prolyl-hydroxylases in pulmonary vascular smooth muscle cells. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 104(47), 18789-18794.

The unexpected effect of cyclosporin A on CD56(+)CD16(-) and CD56(+)CD16(+) natural killer cell subpopulations
Wang, H., Grzywacz, B., Sukovich, D., McCullar, V., Cao, Q., & Verneris, M. R. (2007). The unexpected effect of cyclosporin A on CD56(+)CD16(-) and CD56(+)CD16(+) natural killer cell subpopulations. BLOOD, 110(5), 1530-1539.

Case-series of nurse-administered nitrous oxide for urinary catheterization in children
Zier, J. L., Drake, G. J., McCormick, P. C., Clinch, K. M., & Cornfield, D. N. (2007). Case-series of nurse-administered nitrous oxide for urinary catheterization in children. ANESTHESIA AND ANALGESIA, 104(4), 876-879.

Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension increases capacitative calcium entry in fetal pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells
Resnik, E. R., Keck, M., Sukovich, D. J., Herron, J. M., & Cornfield, D. N. (2007). Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension increases capacitative calcium entry in fetal pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 292(4), L953-L959.

Wnt5a is required for cardiac outflow tract septation in mice
Schleiffarth, J. R., Person, A. D., Martinsen, B. J., Sukovich, D. J., Neumann, A., & Petryk, A. (2007). Wnt5a is required for cardiac outflow tract septation in mice. PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, 61(4), 386-391.

Lung specific developmental expression of the Xenopus laevis surfactant protein C and B genes
Hyatt, B. A., Resnik, E. R., Johnson, N. S., Lohr, J. L., & Cornfield, D. N. (2007). Lung specific developmental expression of the Xenopus laevis surfactant protein C and B genes. GENE EXPRESSION PATTERNS, 7(1-2), 8-14.

Acute normoxia increases fetal pulmonary artery endothelial ceff cytosolic Ca2+ via Ca2+-induced Ca2+ release
Tirosh, R., Resnik, E. R., Herron, J., Sukovich, D. J., Hong, Z., & Cornfield, D. N. (2006). Acute normoxia increases fetal pulmonary artery endothelial ceff cytosolic Ca2+ via Ca2+-induced Ca2+ release. PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, 60(3), 258-263.

Oxygen tension modulates the expression of pulmonary vascular BKCa channel alpha- and beta-subunits
Resnik, E., Herron, J., Fu, R., Ivy, D. D., & Cornfield, D. N. (2006). Oxygen tension modulates the expression of pulmonary vascular BKCa channel alpha- and beta-subunits. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 290(4), L761-L768.

Inflammatory cytokines and the development of pulmonary complications after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in patients with inherited metabolic storage disorders
Kbarbanda, S., Panoskaltsis-Mortari, A., Haddad, I. Y., Blazar, B. R., Orchard, P. J., & Baker, K. S. (2006). Inflammatory cytokines and the development of pulmonary complications after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in patients with inherited metabolic storage disorders. BIOLOGY OF BLOOD AND MARROW TRANSPLANTATION, 12(4), 430-437.

Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension selectively modifies pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell gene expression
Resnik, E., Herron, J., Keck, M., Sukovich, D., Linden, B., & Cornfield, D. N. (2006). Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension selectively modifies pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell gene expression. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 290(3), L426-L432.

Oxygen increases ductus arteriosus smooth muscle cytosolic calcium via release of calcium from inositol triphosphate-sensitive stores
Keck, M., Resnik, E., Linden, B., Anderson, F., Sukovich, D. J., & Cornfield, D. N. (2005). Oxygen increases ductus arteriosus smooth muscle cytosolic calcium via release of calcium from inositol triphosphate-sensitive stores. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 288(5), L917-L923.

Extubation failure in pediatric intensive care incidence and outcomes.
Baisch, S. D., Wheeler, W. B., Kurachek, S. C., & Cornfield, D. N. (2005). Extubation failure in pediatric intensive care incidence and outcomes. Pediatric critical care medicine , 6(3), 312-318.

Natural history of pulmonary complications in children after bone marrow transplantation
Eikenberry, M., Bartakova, H., DeFor, T., Haddad, I. Y., Ramsay, N. Kc., & Cornfield, D. N. (2005). Natural history of pulmonary complications in children after bone marrow transplantation. BIOLOGY OF BLOOD AND MARROW TRANSPLANTATION, 11(1), 56-64.

Myeloperoxidase deficiency enhances inflammation after allogeneic marrow transplantation
Milla, C., Yang, S. X., Cornfield, D. N., Brennan, M. L., Hazen, S. L., & Haddad, I. Y. (2004). Myeloperoxidase deficiency enhances inflammation after allogeneic marrow transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 287(4), L706-L714.

Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension compromises fetal pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell O-2 sensing
Linden, B. C., Resnik, E. R., Hendrickson, K. J., Herron, J. M., O'Connor, T. J., & Cornfield, D. N. (2003). Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension compromises fetal pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell O-2 sensing. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 285(6), L1354-L1361.

A rose by any other name is yet a rose - Acute respiratory failure in children
Cornfield, D. N., & Haddad, I. Y. (2003). A rose by any other name is yet a rose - Acute respiratory failure in children. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 168(3), 268-269.

Safety of inhaled nitric oxide after lung transplantation
Cornfield, D. N., Milla, C. E., Haddad, I. Y., Barbato, J. E., & Park, S. J. (2003). Safety of inhaled nitric oxide after lung transplantation. JOURNAL OF HEART AND LUNG TRANSPLANTATION, 22(8), 903-907.

Continuous propofol infusion in 142 critically ill children
Cornfield, D. N., Tegtmeyer, K., Nelson, M. D., Milla, C. E., & Sweeney, M. (2002). Continuous propofol infusion in 142 critically ill children. PEDIATRICS, 110(6), 1177-1181.

Pulmonary vascular K+ channel expression and vasoreactivity in a model of congenital heart disease
Cornfield, D. N., Resnik, E. R., Herron, J. M., Reinhartz, O., & Fineman, J. R. (2002). Pulmonary vascular K+ channel expression and vasoreactivity in a model of congenital heart disease. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 283(6), L1210-L1219.

Contribution of the K-Ca channel to membrane potential and O-2 sensitivity is decreased in an ovine PPHN model
Olschewski, A., Hong, Z. G., Linden, B. C., Porter, V. A., Weir, E. K., & Cornfield, D. N. (2002). Contribution of the K-Ca channel to membrane potential and O-2 sensitivity is decreased in an ovine PPHN model. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 283(5), L1103-L1109.

Interactive effects of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation and inhaled nitric oxide in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure in pediatrics
Dobyns, E. L., Anas, N. G., Fortenberry, J. D., Deshpande, J., Cornfield, D. N., & Abman, S. H. (2002). Interactive effects of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation and inhaled nitric oxide in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure in pediatrics. CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 30(11), 2425-2429.

Oxygen-induced fetal pulmonary vasodilation is mediated by intracellular calcium activation of K-Ca channels
Porter, V. A., Rhodes, M. T., Reeve, H. L., & Cornfield, D. N. (2001). Oxygen-induced fetal pulmonary vasodilation is mediated by intracellular calcium activation of K-Ca channels. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 281(6), L1379-L1385.

A beta-peptides enhance vasoconstriction in cerebral circulation
Niwa, K., Porter, V. A., Kazama, K., Cornfield, D., Carlson, G. A., & Iadecola, C. (2001). A beta-peptides enhance vasoconstriction in cerebral circulation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-HEART AND CIRCULATORY PHYSIOLOGY, 281(6), H2417-H2424.

Effects of oxidant stress on inflammation and survival of iNOS knockout mice after marrow transplantation
Yang, S. X., Porter, V. A., Cornfield, D. N., Milla, C., Panoskaltsis-Mortari, A., & Haddad, I. Y. (2001). Effects of oxidant stress on inflammation and survival of iNOS knockout mice after marrow transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 281(4), L922-L930.

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon diol epoxides increase cytosolic Ca2+ of airway epithelial cells
Jyonouchi, H., Sun, S. N., Porter, V. A., & Cornfield, D. N. (2001). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon diol epoxides increase cytosolic Ca2+ of airway epithelial cells. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 25(1), 78-83.

Ca2+-activated K+ channels modulate basal and E-2 beta-induced rises in uterine blood flow in ovine pregnancy
Rosenfeld, C. R., Cornfield, D. N., & ROY, T. (2001). Ca2+-activated K+ channels modulate basal and E-2 beta-induced rises in uterine blood flow in ovine pregnancy. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-HEART AND CIRCULATORY PHYSIOLOGY, 281(1), H422-H431.

Pulmonary vascular response to normoxia and K-Ca channel activity is developmentally regulated
Rhodes, M. T., Porter, V. A., Saqueton, C. B., Herron, J. M., Resnik, E. R., & Cornfield, D. N. (2001). Pulmonary vascular response to normoxia and K-Ca channel activity is developmentally regulated. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 280(6), L1250-L1257.

Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension decreases calcium-sensitive potassium channel mRNA expression
Cornfield, D. N., Resnik, E. R., Herron, J. M., & Abman, S. H. (2000). Chronic intrauterine pulmonary hypertension decreases calcium-sensitive potassium channel mRNA expression. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 279(5), L857-L862.

Fetal rabbit pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell response to ryanodine is developmentally regulated
Porter, V. A., Reeve, H. L., & Cornfield, D. N. (2000). Fetal rabbit pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell response to ryanodine is developmentally regulated. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 279(4), L751-L757.

Voltage-gated K+-channel activity in ovine pulmonary vasculature is developmentally regulated
Cornfield, D. N., Saqueton, C. B., Porter, V. A., Herron, J., Resnik, E., & Reeve, H. L. (2000). Voltage-gated K+-channel activity in ovine pulmonary vasculature is developmentally regulated. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 278(6), L1297-L1304.

Randomized, controlled trial of low-dose inhaled nitric oxide in the treatment of term and near-term infants with respiratory failure and pulmonary hypertension
Cornfield, D. N., Maynard, R. C., deRegnier, R. Ao., Guiang, S. F., Barbato, J. E., & Milla, C. E. (1999). Randomized, controlled trial of low-dose inhaled nitric oxide in the treatment of term and near-term infants with respiratory failure and pulmonary hypertension. PEDIATRICS, 104(5), 1089-1094.

Aerosol delivery of diethylenetriamine/nitric oxide, a nitric oxide adduct, causes selective pulmonary vasodilation in perinatal lambs
Cornfield, D. N., Martin, E. B., Hampl, V., & Archer, S. L. (1999). Aerosol delivery of diethylenetriamine/nitric oxide, a nitric oxide adduct, causes selective pulmonary vasodilation in perinatal lambs. JOURNAL OF LABORATORY AND CLINICAL MEDICINE, 134(4), 419-425.

Inhaled nitric oxide in premature neonates with severe hypoxaemic respiratory failure: a randomised controlled trial
Kinsella, J. P., Walsh, W. F., Bose, C. L., Gerstmann, D. R., LaBella, J. J., & Abman, S. H. (1999). Inhaled nitric oxide in premature neonates with severe hypoxaemic respiratory failure: a randomised controlled trial. LANCET, 354(9184), 1061-1065.

Interactions of keratinocyte growth factor with a nitrating species after marrow transplantation in mice
Haddad, I. Y., Panoskaltsis-Mortari, A., Ingbar, D. H., Resnik, E. R., Yang, S. X., & Blazar, B. R. (1999). Interactions of keratinocyte growth factor with a nitrating species after marrow transplantation in mice. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 277(2), L391-L400.

NO causes perinatal pulmonary vasodilation through K+-channel activation and intracellular Ca2+ release
Saqueton, C. B., Miller, R. B., Porter, V. A., Milla, C. E., & Cornfield, D. N. (1999). NO causes perinatal pulmonary vasodilation through K+-channel activation and intracellular Ca2+ release. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 276(6), L925-L932.

Multicenter randomized controlled trial of the effects of inhaled nitric oxide therapy on gas exchange in children with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure
Dobyns, E. L., Cornfeld, D. N., Anas, N. G., Fortenberry, J. D., Tasker, R. C., & Abman, S. H. (1999). Multicenter randomized controlled trial of the effects of inhaled nitric oxide therapy on gas exchange in children with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 134(4), 406-412.

K+-channel blockade inhibits shear stress-induced pulmonary vasodilation in the ovine fetus
Storme, L., Rairigh, R. L., Parker, T. A., Cornfield, D. N., Kinsella, J. P., & Abman, S. H. (1999). K+-channel blockade inhibits shear stress-induced pulmonary vasodilation in the ovine fetus. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 276(2), L220-L228.

Effects of inhaled nitric oxide and oxygen in high-altitude pulmonary edema
Anand, I. S., Prasad, B. Ak., Chugh, S. S., Rao, K. Rm., Cornfield, D. N., & Selvamurthy, W. (1998). Effects of inhaled nitric oxide and oxygen in high-altitude pulmonary edema. CIRCULATION, 98(22), 2441-2445.

A maturational shift in pulmonary K+ channels, from Ca2+ sensitive to voltage dependent
Reeve, H. L., Weir, E. K., Archer, S. L., & Cornfield, D. N. (1998). A maturational shift in pulmonary K+ channels, from Ca2+ sensitive to voltage dependent. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-LUNG CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 275(6), L1019-L1025.

Diversity of response in vascular smooth muscle cells to changes in oxygen tension
Weir, E. K., Reeve, H. L., Cornfield, D. N., TRISTANIFIROUZI, M., Peterson, D. A., & Archer, S. L. (1997). Diversity of response in vascular smooth muscle cells to changes in oxygen tension. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 51(2), 462-466.

Ventilation-induced pulmonary vasodilation at birth is modulated by potassium channel activity
TRISTANIFIROUZI, M., Martin, E. B., Tolarova, S., Weir, E. K., Archer, S. L., & Cornfield, D. N. (1996). Ventilation-induced pulmonary vasodilation at birth is modulated by potassium channel activity. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-HEART AND CIRCULATORY PHYSIOLOGY, 271(6), H2353-H2359.

Oxygen causes fetal pulmonary vasodilation through activation of a calcium-dependent potassium channel
Cornfield, D. N., Reeve, H. L., Tolarova, S., Weir, E. K., & Archer, S. (1996). Oxygen causes fetal pulmonary vasodilation through activation of a calcium-dependent potassium channel. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 93(15), 8089-8094.

Inhalational nitric oxide in pulmonary parenchymal and vascular disease
Cornfield, D. N., & Abman, S. H. (1996). Inhalational nitric oxide in pulmonary parenchymal and vascular disease. JOURNAL OF LABORATORY AND CLINICAL MEDICINE, 127(6), 530-539.

HYPOXIA POTENTIATES NITRIC-OXIDE SYNTHESIS AND TRANSIENTLY INCREASES CYTOSOLIC CALCIUM LEVELS IN PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS
Hampl, V., Cornfield, D. N., Cowan, N. J., & Archer, S. L. (1995). HYPOXIA POTENTIATES NITRIC-OXIDE SYNTHESIS AND TRANSIENTLY INCREASES CYTOSOLIC CALCIUM LEVELS IN PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, 8(4), 515-522.

CA2+-INHIBITABLE ADENYLYL-CYCLASE MODULATES PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELL CAMP CONTENT AND BARRIER FUNCTION
Stevens, T., Nakahashi, Y., Cornfield, D. N., McMurtry, I. F., Cooper, D. Mf., & Rodman, D. M. (1995). CA2+-INHIBITABLE ADENYLYL-CYCLASE MODULATES PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELL CAMP CONTENT AND BARRIER FUNCTION. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 92(7), 2696-2700.

REDUCED PO2 ALTERS THE BEHAVIOR OF FURA-2 AND INDO-1 IN BOVINE PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS
Stevens, T., Fouty, B., Cornfield, D., & Rodman, D. M. (1994). REDUCED PO2 ALTERS THE BEHAVIOR OF FURA-2 AND INDO-1 IN BOVINE PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS. CELL CALCIUM, 16(5), 404-412.

ACUTE REDUCTIONS IN PO-2 DEPOLARIZE PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS AND DECREASE [CA2+](I)
Stevens, T., Cornfield, D. N., McMurtry, I. F., & Rodman, D. M. (1994). ACUTE REDUCTIONS IN PO-2 DEPOLARIZE PULMONARY-ARTERY ENDOTHELIAL-CELLS AND DECREASE [CA2+](I). AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 266(4), H1416-H1421.

ACUTE-HYPOXIA CAUSES MEMBRANE DEPOLARIZATION AND CALCIUM INFLUX IN FETAL PULMONARY-ARTERY SMOOTH-MUSCLE CELLS
Cornfield, D. N., Stevens, T., McMurtry, I. F., Abman, S. H., & Rodman, D. M. (1994). ACUTE-HYPOXIA CAUSES MEMBRANE DEPOLARIZATION AND CALCIUM INFLUX IN FETAL PULMONARY-ARTERY SMOOTH-MUSCLE CELLS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 266(4), L469-L475.

ACUTE-HYPOXIA INCREASES CYTOSOLIC CALCIUM IN FETAL PULMONARY-ARTERY SMOOTH-MUSCLE CELLS
Cornfield, D. N., Stevens, T., McMurtry, I. F., Abman, S. H., & Rodman, D. M. (1993). ACUTE-HYPOXIA INCREASES CYTOSOLIC CALCIUM IN FETAL PULMONARY-ARTERY SMOOTH-MUSCLE CELLS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 265(1), L53-L56.

EFFECTS OF OXYGEN AND EXOGENOUS L-ARGININE ON EDRF ACTIVITY IN FETAL PULMONARY CIRCULATION
MCQUESTION, J. A., Cornfield, D. N., McMurtry, I. F., & Abman, S. H. (1993). EFFECTS OF OXYGEN AND EXOGENOUS L-ARGININE ON EDRF ACTIVITY IN FETAL PULMONARY CIRCULATION. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 264(3), H865-H871.

ROLE OF ATP-SENSITIVE POTASSIUM CHANNELS IN OVINE FETAL PULMONARY VASCULAR TONE
Cornfield, D. N., MCQUESTON, J. A., McMurtry, I. F., Rodman, D. M., & Abman, S. H. (1992). ROLE OF ATP-SENSITIVE POTASSIUM CHANNELS IN OVINE FETAL PULMONARY VASCULAR TONE. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 263(5), H1363-H1368.

EFFECTS OF BIRTH-RELATED STIMULI ON L-ARGININE-DEPENDENT PULMONARY VASODILATION IN OVINE FETUS
Cornfield, D. N., CHATFIELD, B. A., MCQUESTON, J. A., McMurtry, I. F., & Abman, S. H. (1992). EFFECTS OF BIRTH-RELATED STIMULI ON L-ARGININE-DEPENDENT PULMONARY VASODILATION IN OVINE FETUS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY, 262(5), H1474-H1481.