Rodney J. Folz, MD, PhD

Jerold B. Katz Investigator, Academic Institute
Division Chief, Pulmonology, Department of Medicine
Houston Methodist


Specific Mediation Literacy in Older Adults With Asthma
Antimisiaris, D, Folz, RJ, Huntington-Moskos, L & Polivka, B 2024, , Journal for Nurse Practitioners, vol. 20, no. 5, 104979.

Tobacco, Second-Hand Smoke and Cancer
Pinkaew, D, Dammad, T, Bitar, M, Sahay, S & Folz, RJ 2023, . in EH Bernicker (ed.), Environmental Oncology : Theory and Impact. Springer, pp. 119-145.

Belun Ring (Belun Sleep System BLS-100): Deep learning-facilitated wearable enables obstructive sleep apnea detection, apnea severity categorization, and sleep stage classification in patients suspected of obstructive sleep apnea
Strumpf, Z, Gu, W, Tsai, CW, Chen, PL, Yeh, E, Leung, L, Cheung, C, Wu, IC, Strohl, KP, Tsai, T, Folz, RJ & Chiang, AA 2023, , Sleep Health, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 430-440.

Bronchodilators in Tobacco-Exposed Persons with Symptoms and Preserved Lung Function
RETHINC Study Group 2022, , New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 387, no. 13, pp. 1173-1184.

CE: Environments & Health: Chemicals in the Home That Can Exacerbate Asthma
Polivka, BJ, Huntington-Moskos, L, Folz, R & Barnett, R 2022, , The American journal of nursing, vol. 122, no. 5, pp. 34-39.

Do Interviews Really Matter in Generating Programs and Applicants' Rank Lists for the Match?
Di Felice, C, Sharma, P, Folt, DA, Folz, RJ, Jacono, F, Raju, S, Shatat, MA, McKell, J, May, A & Matta, M 2022, , Southern Medical Journal, vol. 115, no. 4, pp. 239-243.

Phenotyping older adults with asthma by means of cluster analysis
Polivka, BJ, Huntington-Moskos, L, Antimisiaris, DE, Cavallazzi, RS & Folz, RJ 2022, , Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, vol. 129, no. 3, pp. 376-378.

Detection of obstructive sleep apnea using Belun Sleep Platform wearable with neural network-based algorithm and its combined use with STOP-Bang questionnaire
Yeh, E, Wong, E, Tsai, CW, Gu, W, Chen, PL, Leung, L, Wu, IC, Strohl, KP, Folz, RJ, Yar, W & Chiang, AA 2021, , PLoS ONE, vol. 16, no. 10, e0258040, pp. e0258040.

A subtle impediment to the progress of clinical sleep research
Chiang, AA & Folz, RJ 2021, , Sleep, vol. 44, no. 10, zsab196.

Home environment allergen exposure scale in older adult cohort with asthma
Castner, J, Barnett, R, Moskos, LH, Folz, RJ & Polivka, B 2021, , Canadian Journal of Public Health, vol. 112, no. 1, pp. 97-106.

Restoring pulmonary and sleep services as the COVID-19 pandemic lessens
Wilson, KC, Kaminsky, D, Gaetanemi, C, Sharma, S, Nici, L, Folz, R, Barjaktarevic, I, Bhakta, NR, George, C, Lchupp, G, Cole, A, Dixon, A, Finigan, JH, Graham, B, Hallstrand, TS, Haynes, J, Hankinson, J, MacIntyre, N, Mandel, J, McCarthy, K, McCormack, M, Patil, SP, Rosenfeld, M, Senitko, M, Sethi, S, Swenson, ER, Stanojevic, S, Teodorescu, M, Weiner, DJ, Wiener, RS & Powell, CA 2020, , Annals of the American Thoracic Society, vol. 17, no. 11, pp. 1343-1351.

Erratum: The effect of Protandim® supplementation on athletic performance and oxidative blood markers in runners (PLoS ONE (2016) 11:8 (e0160559) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160559)
Ueberschlag, SL, Seay, JR, Roberts, AH, DeSpirito, PC, Stith, JM, Folz, RJ, Carter, KA, Weiss, EP & Zavorsky, GS 2020, , PLoS ONE, vol. 15, no. 10 October, e0241520.

Belun Ring Platform: A novel home sleep apnea testing system for assessment of obstructive sleep apnea
Gu, W, Leung, L, Kwok, KC, Wu, IC, Folz, RJ & Chiang, AA 2020, , Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, vol. 16, no. 9, pp. 1611-1617.

Current bronchodilator responsiveness criteria underestimate asthma in older adults
Cavallazzi, RS, Polivka, BJ, Beatty, BL, Antimisiaris, DE, Gopalraj, RK, Vickers-Smith, RA & Folz, RJ 2020, , Respiratory Care, vol. 65, no. 8, pp. 1104-1111.

Predicting asthma in older adults on the basis of clinical history
Cavallazzi, R, Jorayeva, A, Beatty, BL, Antimisiaris, D, Gopalraj, R, Myers, J, Folz, RJ & Polivka, BJ 2018, , Respiratory Medicine, vol. 142, pp. 36-40.

Identifying phenotypes and factors impacting outcomes in older adults with asthma: A research protocol and recruitment results
Polivka, BJ, Folz, R, Myers, J, Barnett, R, Antimisiaris, D, Jorayeva, A & Beatty, B 2018, , Research in Nursing and Health, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. 336-345.

Myeloablative autologous stem-cell transplantation for severe scleroderma
Sullivan, KM, Goldmuntz, EA, Keyes-Elstein, L, McSweeney, PA, Pinckney, A, Welch, B, Mayes, MD, Nash, RA, Crofford, LJ, Eggleston, B, Castina, S, Griffith, LM, Goldstein, JS, Wallace, D, Craciunescu, O, Khanna, D, Folz, RJ, Goldin, J, Clair, EW, Seibold, JR, Phillips, K, Mineishi, S, Simms, RW, Ballen, K, Wener, MH, Georges, GE, Heimfeld, S, Hosing, C, Forman, S, Kafaja, S, Silver, RM, Griffing, L, Storek, J, LeClercq, S, Brasington, R, Csuka, ME, Bredeson, C, Keever-Taylor, C, Domsic, RT, Kahaleh, MB, Medsger, T & Furst, DE 2018, , New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 378, no. 1, pp. 35-47.

Erratum: Abdominal functional electrical stimulation to improve respiratory function after spinal cord injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Spinal cord (2016) 54 9 (628-639))
McCaughey, EJ, Borotkanics, RJ, Gollee, H, Folz, RJ & McLachlan, AJ 2017, , Spinal Cord, vol. 55, no. 8, pp. 798.

Controlled frequency breathing reduces inspiratory muscle fatigue
Burtch, AR, Ogle, BT, Sims, PA, Harms, CA, Symons, TB, Folz, RJ & Zavorsky, GS 2017, , Journal of strength and conditioning research, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 1273-1281.

Abdominal functional electrical stimulation to improve respiratory function after spinal cord injury: A systematic review and meta-analysis
McCaughey, EJ, Borotkanics, RJ, Gollee, H, Folz, RJ & Mclachlan, AJ 2016, , Spinal Cord, vol. 54, no. 9, pp. 628-639.