Againdra K. Bewtra, MB,BS
Againdra K. Bewtra, MB,BS

Againdra K. Bewtra, MB,BS

Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Medicine

Position

  • Professor

Education

  • All-India Inst. of Medical Science,M.B.B.S.,to 1967
  • All-India Inst. of Medical Science,M.D.,to 1973

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Am J Resplr Cell Mot Biol. 2015 Aug;53(2):235-45. dol: 10.116?/rcmb.2014-03000C. Chloride Channel 3 Channels In the Activation and Migration of Human Blood Eoslnophils in Allergic Asthma. Gaurav R1, Bewtra AK1 . Agrawal DK1•, American Journal of Respiratory Cell Molecular Biology, 53 (2), 235-45, 2015
  • Immun lnflamm Dis. 2014 Dec;2(4):205-13. dol: 10.1002/ild3.36. Epub 2014 Dec 4. Novel CLC3 transcript variants in blood eoslnophlls and increased CLC3 expression In nasal lavage and blood eosinophils of asthmatics. Gaurav R1, Bewtra AK1, Agrawal DK1•, Immun Inflamm Dis, 2014 Dec; 2(4), 205-13, 2014
  • Wasserman RL, Levy RJ, Bewtra AK, Hurewitz D, Craig TJ, et al: Prospective study of C1 esterase inhibitor in the treatment of successive acute abdominal and facial hereditary angioedema attacks., Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 106(1), 62-68, 2011
  • Bernstein JA, Ritchie B, Levy RJ, Wasserman RL, Bewtra AK, et al: Erratum in: Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol, Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 106(1), 78, 2011
  • Craig TJ, Wasserman RL, Levy RJ, Bewtra AK, et al: Prospective study of rapid relief provided by C1 esterase inhibitor in emergency treatment of acute laryngeal attacks in hereditary angioedema, Journal of Clinical Immunology, 30(6), 823-829, 2010
  • Bernstein JA, Ritchie B, Levy RJ, Wasserman RL, Bewtra AK, et al: Hereditary angioedema: Validation of the end point time to onset of relief by correlation with symptom intensity., Allergy and Asthma Proceedings, PMID 20961490, 2010
  • Bernstein JA, Ritchie B, Levy RJ, Wasserman RL, Bewtra AK, Hurewitz DS, et al: Population pharmacokinetics of plasma-derived C1 esterase inhibitor concentrate used to treat acute hereditary andioedema attacks., Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 105(2), 149-154, 2010
  • Bharadwaj AS, Bewtra AK, Agrawal DK: Dendritic cells in allergic airway inflammation., Canadian Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology, 85(7), 686-699, 2007
  • Bharadwaj AS, Bewtra AK, Agrawal DK. Dendritic cells in allergic airway inflammation., Canadian Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology, 85(7), 686-699, 2007

Publications

  • Warrier P, Bewtra A, Romero FA, Hopp R, Casale TB: Predictability of Perception of Nasal congestion by Symptom Scores Based on Acoustic Rhinometry., Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 123( 2), S203, 2009
  • Bewtra A, Jacobson KW, Craig T, Packer F: C1-IHN Therapy Improves Health-Related Quality of Life Measures in Patients with Hereditary Angioedema., Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 123 (2), s103, 2009
  • Levy, RL, Wasserman RL, Bewtra, AK, et al:C1 esterase inhibitor concentrate (C1-INH) for the treatment of acute attacks of hereditary angioedema: interim results of an ongoing prospective open-label study in North America after 640 attacks.(I.M.P.A.C.T.2), Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 123(2), S99, 2009

Presentations

  • Bewtra, A.: Practical Issues in the Office Setting and Managed Care. Presentation at the ARC Training Event, CUMC (Omaha, NE), 2006
  • Bewtra, A.:"Practical Issues in the Office SEtting and Managed Care: Discussion". Presented at the ARC Training Event, CUMC (Omaha, NE), 2006
  • Comparison of the various antihistamines in the treatment of asthma, Grand rounds at Good Samaritan Hospital at Grand Island, 2002
  • Role of Th1 and Th2 Cell differentiations in the development of diseases. Grand rounds at the ALL-India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. India, 2002
  • Recent advances in the treatment of allergic disorders, 2001
  • Recent developments in the treatment of Allergic Rhinitis: Presentation to the practicising Primary care Physicians sponsored by Schering, 2001
  • Smoking Cessation programs: Noon Conference at the Ehrling Bergquist Hospital, 2001
  • Current options in the treatment of Allergic Rhinitis. Program for the practicing family practitioners sponsored by Pfizer, 2001
  • Treatment of Asthma Noon conference at the Ehrling Bergquist Hospital, 2001
  • Current recommendations in the treatment of asthma. Program for the Family Practitioners Sponsored by Aventis, 2001