References

 

Dr. Lawrence Afrin M.D.
Armonk Integrative Medicine NY

 

Publications

  • Race, education, and knowledge of bone marrow registry: indicators of willingness to donate bone marrow among African Americans and Caucasians.Onitilo, A. A., Lin, Y. H., Okonofua, E. C., Afrin, L. B., Ariail, J., Tilley, B. C.

  • Leveraging of open EMR architecture for clinical trial accrual.Afrin,  L.B., Oates, J.C., Boyd, C.K., Daniels, M.S.

  • Web services-based access to local clinical trial databases: a standards initiative of the Association of American Cancer Institutes.Stahl, D.C., Evans, R.M., Afrin, L.B., DeTeresa, R.M., Ko, D., Mitchell, K.

  • Fentanyl-associated syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion.Kokko, H., Hall, P.D., Afrin, L.B.

  • Mast cell activation syndrome masquerading as agranulocytosis.Afrin, L. B.

  • Mast cell activation disease: a concise practical guide for diagnostic workup and therapeutic options.Molderings, G. J., Brettner, S., Homann, J., Afrin, L. B.

  • Association between family medicine residents’ personality and laboratory test-ordering for hypertensive patients.Ornstein, S., Johnson, A., Markert, G., Afrin, L.

  • The effect of physician personality on laboratory test ordering for hypertensive patients.Ornstein, S. M., Markert, G. P., Johnson, A. H., Rust, P. F.,  Afrin, L. B.

  • Expression of oligohistidine-tagged ricin B chain in Spodoptera frugiperda.Afrin, L. B., Gulick, H., Vesely, J., Willingham, M., Frankel, A. E.

  • Expression of ricin B chain in Spodoptera frugiperda.Frankel, A., Roberts, H., Gulick, H., Afrin, L., Vesely, J., Willingham, M.

  • Medical therapy of prostate cancer.Afrin, L. B., Stuart, R. K.

  • Preproricin expressed in Nicotiana tabacum cells in vitro is fully processed and biologically active.Tagge, E. P., Chandler, J., Harris, B., Czako, M., Marton, L., Willingham, M. C., Burbage, C., Afrin, L., Frankel, A. E.

  • Electronic clinical trial protocol distribution via the World-Wide Web: a prototype for reducing costs and errors, improving accrual, and saving trees.Afrin, L. B., Kuppuswamy, V., Slater, B., Stuart, R. K.

  • Web access to the American Society of Hematology slide bank.Afrin, L. B.

  • Medical therapy of prostate cancer: 1999.Afrin, L. B., Ergul, S. M.

  • Masitinib for treatment of severely symptomatic indolent systemic mastocytosis: a randomised, placebo-controlled, phase 3 study.Lortholary, O.,Chandesris, M. O.,Livideanu, C. B.,Paul, C.,Guillet, G.,Jassem, E.,Niedoszytko, M.,Barete, S.,Verstovsek, S.,Grattan, C.,Damaj, G.,Canioni, D.,Fraitag, S.,Lhermitte, L.,Lavialle, S. G.,Frenzel, L.,Afrin, L. B.,Hanssens, K.,Agopian, J.,Gaillard, R.,Kinet, J. P.,Auclair, C.,Mansfield, C.,Moussy, A.,Dubreuil, P.,Hermine, O.

  • Sequential ofatumumab and lenalidomide for the treatment of relapsed and refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia and small lymphocytic lymphoma.Costa, L. J.,Fanning, S. R.,Stephenson, J.,Afrin, L. B.,Kistner-Griffin, E.,Bentz, T. A.,Stuart, R. K.

  • Improving clinical trial accrual by streamlining the referral process.Afrin, L. B.,Oates, J. C.,Kamen, D. L.

  • Utility of hydroxyurea in mast cell activation syndrome.Afrin, L. B.

  • Results of a Phase II Trial of Gemcitabine plus Doxorubicin in Patients with Recurrent Head and Neck Cancers: Serum C18-ceramide as a Novel Biomarker for Monitoring Response.Saddoughi, S.A., Garrett-Mayer, E., Chaudhary, U., O’Brien, P.E., Afrin, L.B., Day, T.A., Gillespie, M.B., Sharma, A.K., Wilhoit, C.S., Bostick, R., Senkal, C.E., Hannun, Y.A., Bielawski, J., Simon, G., Shirai, K., Ogretmen, B.

  • Mast cell activation disorder masquerading as pure red cell aplasia.Afrin, L.B.

  • Using a webcast support service: experiences of in-person attendees of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator support group.Serber, E.R., Finch, N.J., Afrin, L.B., Greenland, W.J.

  • Patient-centered applications: use of information technology to promote disease management and wellness. A white paper by the AMIA knowledge in motion working group.Demiris, G., Afrin, L.B., Speedie, S., Courtney, K.L., Sondhi, M., Vimarlund, V., Lovis, C., Goossen, W., Lynch, C.

  • DeTMan: a decision tree management tool for the Web and PDA environments.Lindquist, M., Afrin, L.B., Norcross, E.D.

  • Pharmacological treatment options for mast cell activation disease.Molderings GJ, Haenisch B, Brettner S, Homann J, Menzen M, Dumoulin FL, Panse J, Butterfield J, Afrin LB

  • Often seen, rarely recognized: mast cell activation disease–a guide to diagnosis and therapeutic options.Afrin LB, Butterfield JH, Raithel M, Molderings GJ

  • Successful treatment of mast cell activation syndrome with sunitinib.Afrin LB, Cichocki FM, Patel K, Molderings GJ

  • Mast cell activation disease: An underappreciated cause of neurologic and psychiatric symptoms and diseases.Afrin LB, Pöhlau D, Raithel M, Haenisch B, Dumoulin FL, Homann J, Mauer UM, Harzer S, Molderings GJ

  • The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the New Doctor-Patient-Computer Relationship of the 21st Century.Afrin LB

  • Mast cell activation syndrome as a significant comorbidity in sickle cell disease.Afrin LB

  • Interim analysis of safety and efficacy of ruxolitinib in patients with myelofibrosis and low platelet counts.Talpaz M, Paquette R, Afrin L, Hamburg SI, Prchal JT, Jamieson K, Terebelo HR, Ortega GL, Lyons RM, Tiu RV, Winton EF, Natrajan K, Odenike O, Claxton D, Peng W, O’Neill P, Erickson-Viitanen S, Leopold L, Sandor V, Levy RS, Kantarjian HM, Verstovsek S

  • Sclerosing mediastinitis and mast cell activation syndrome. Afrin, L. B.

  • Polycythemia from mast cell activation syndrome: lessons learned.Afrin, L. B.

  • Burning mouth syndrome and mast cell activation disorder. Afrin, L. B.

  • Value of preemptive CYP2C19 genotyping in allogeneic stem cell transplant patients considered for pentamidine administration.Afrin, L. B., Afrin, J. B.

  • Fatal copper deficiency from excessive use of zinc-based denture adhesive.Afrin, L. B.

  • Improving oversight of the graduate medical education enterprise: one institution’s strategies and tools.Afrin, L. B., Arana, G. W., Medio, F. J., Ybarra, A. F., Clarke, H. S.

  • Support group webcasting: a feasibility assessment.Afrin, L. B., Greenland, W. J., Finch, N. J.

  • General medicine in South Carolina, 1905-2005: the science and the art as recorded in The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association.Afrin, L. B.