Erica Wehrwein, Ph.D.

Selected Publications:

Wehrwein EA, Carter JR. The Mind Matters: Psychology as an Overlooked Variable Within Physiology Studies. Physiology (Bethesda). 2016, 31(2):74-5.
 

Steury MD, Poteracki JM, Kelly KL, Rennhack J, Wehrwein EA.  Hypothesis-driven laboratories: an innovative way to foster learning in physiology laboratory courses.  Adv Physiol Educ. 2016, 40(1):129-33.


Kelly KL, Poteracki JM, Steury MD, Wehrwein EA. "Physiology in the News": using press releases to enhance lay communication and introduce current physiology research to undergraduates. Adv Physiol Educ. 2015, 39(3):248-9.


Steury MD, Poteracki JM, Kelly KL, Wehrwein EA. Perspectives of physiology as a discipline from senior-level millennial-generation students. Adv Physiol Educ. 2015, 39(3):240-1.


Limberg JK, Taylor JL, Mozer MT, Dube S, Basu A, Basu R, Rizza RA, Curry TB, Joyner MJ, Wehrwein EA. Effect of bilateral carotid body resection on cardiac baroreflex control of blood pressure during hypoglycemia. Hypertension. 2015, 65(6):1365-71.


Wehrwein EA, Limberg JK, Taylor JL, Dube S, Basu A, Basu R, Rizza RA, Curry TB, Joyner MJ.  Effect of bilateral carotid body resection on the counterregulatory response to hypoglycaemia in humans.  Exp Physiol. 2015, 100:69-78


Wehrwein EA, Limberg JK, Taylor JL, Dube S, Basu A, Basu R, Rizza RA, Curry TB, Joyner MJ. Effect of bilateral carotid body resection on the counterregulatory response to hypoglycemia in humans. Exp Physiol. 2014 Nov 13.


Dick TE, Mims JR, Hsieh YH, Morris KF, Wehrwein EA. Increased cardio-respiratory coupling evoked by slow deep breathing can persist in normal humans. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2014, 204:99-111.


Limberg JK, Farni KE, Taylor JL, Dube S, Basu A, Basu R, Wehrwein EA, Joyner MJ. Autonomic control during acute hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes mellitus. Clin Auton Res. 2014, 24:275-283.


Wehrwein EA, Yoshimoto M, Guzman P, Shah A, Kreulen DL, Osborn JW. Role of cardiac sympathetic nerves in blood pressure regulation. Auton Neurosci. 2014, 183:30-35.


Limberg JK, Taylor JL, Dube S, Basu R, Basu A, Joyner MJ, Wehrwein EA. Role of the carotid body chemoreceptors in baroreflex control of blood pressure during hypoglycaemia in humans. Exp Physiol. 2014, 99:640-650.


Wehrwein EA, Novotny M, Swain GM, Parker LM, Esfahanian M, Spitsbergen JM, Habecker BA, Kreulen DL.  Regional changes in cardiac and stellate ganglion norepinephrine transporter in DOCA-salt hypertension.  Auton. Neurosci. 2013, 179: 99-107.


Wehrwein E, and Barman SM. Highlights in basic autonomic neurosciences: Is an increase in sympathetic nerve activity involved in the development and maintenance of hypertension? Auton Neurosci. 2013, Aug 8


Erica A Wehrwein, Ananda Basu, Timothy B Curry, Robert A Rizza, Rita Basu, and Michael J Joyner.  Do the Carotid Bodies Modulate Hypoglycemic Counterregulation and Baroreflex Control of Blood Pressure In Humans?,  Arterial Chemoreception: From Molecules to Systems; ISAC 2011 conference proceedings (Editor Colin Nurse), Sept 2011


Querido JS, Wehrwein EA, Hart EC, Charkoudian N, Henderson WR, Sheel AW.  Baroreflex control of muscle sympathetic nerve activity as a mechanism for persistent sympathoexcitiation following cute hypoxia in humans. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2011, 301:R1779-1785.


Joyner MJ, Charkoudian N, Curry TB, Eisenach JH, Wehrwein EA. What we talk about when we talk with medical students. Adv Physiol Educ. 2011, 35:16-21.


Wehrwein EA., Comments on Point: Counterpoint.  The dominant contributor to systemic hypertension:  chronic activation of the sympathetic nervous system vs activation of intrarenal renin-angiotensin system.  Carotid stimulation studies support a prominent role for the sympathetic nervous system.  J Appl Physiol, 2010, 109:2009.


BJ Taylor, PR Woods, and EA Wehrwein. Modulation of the central chemoreflex magnitude by the peripheral chemorecetors: A hyperadditive effect or are we barking up the wrong tree? J Physiol, 2010, 588:4857-4858.


Wehrwein EA, R Basu, A Basu, TB Curry, RA Rizza, and MJ Joyner, Hyperoxia Blunts Counterregulation During Hypoglycemia in Humans: Possible Role for the Carotid Bodies?, J Physiol, 2010, 588: 4593-4601.


Wehrwein EA, Schmidt JE, Elvebak RL, Pike TL, Atkinson JLD, Fealey RD, Eisenach JH.  Hemodynamics following endoscopic thoracic sympathotomy for palmar hyperhidrosis.  Clin Auton Res, 2011, 21:3-10.


Schmidt JE, Wehrwein EA, Gronbach LA, Atkinson JLD, Fealey RD, Eisenach JH.  Autonomic function following endoscopic thoracic sympathotomy for hyperhidrosis.  Clin Auton Res, 2011, 21: 11-17.


Wallin BG, Hart EC, Wehrwein EA, Charkoudian N, Joyner MJ.  Relationship between breathing and cardiovascular function at rest: sex-related differences. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2010, 200:193-200.


EA Wehrwein, MJ Joyner, ECJ Hart, BG Wallin, T Karlsson, and N Charkoudian. “Blood pressure regulation in humans:  calculation of an “error signal” in control of sympathetic nerve activity”.  Hypertension 2010, 55: 264-269.