Contact

Location: VA C516

Department

Medicine

Diego Jose Maselli, MD

Medical Director, Severe Asthma Program

Personal Statement:

Interests: Severe asthma, COPD, Non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis


Education

Publications

The prevalence and clinical characteristics of bronchiectasis in smokers with and without COPD: an analysis of the COPDGene Cohort. Maselli DJ, Amalakuhan B, Yen A, Washko GR, Diaz AA, Anzueto A, Restrepo MI.2017 May


The prevalence and clinical characteristics of bronchiectasis in smokers with and without COPD: an analysis of the COPDGene Cohort. Maselli DJ, Amalakuhan B, Yen A, Washko GR, Diaz AA, Anzueto A, Restrepo MI.2017 May


With ChILD- A case of Antisynthetase Syndrome in Pregnancy. Saikumar HP, Maselli DJ, Nambiar AN.2017 May


With ChILD- A case of Antisynthetase Syndrome in Pregnancy. Saikumar HP, Maselli DJ, Nambiar AN.2017 May


Bronchiectasis is Associated with Acute Respiratory Disease Episodes in Smokers with and without COPD: An Analysis of the COPDGene Cohort. Maselli DJ, Yen A, Amalakuhan B, McLean E, Washko GR, San Jose Estepar R, Diaz AA.2017 May


Bronchiectasis is Associated with Acute Respiratory Disease Episodes in Smokers with and without COPD: An Analysis of the COPDGene Cohort. Maselli DJ, Yen A, Amalakuhan B, McLean E, Washko GR, San Jose Estepar R, Diaz AA.2017 May


Pulmonary Vascular pruning is associated with bronchiectasis severity and lung function in smokers. Maselli DJ, Rahaghi FN, Yen A, San Jose Estepar R, Washko GR, Diaz AA.2017 May


Pulmonary Vascular pruning is associated with bronchiectasis severity and lung function in smokers. Maselli DJ, Rahaghi FN, Yen A, San Jose Estepar R, Washko GR, Diaz AA.2017 May


Severe Dyspnea: A bone of Contention. American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting. Estrada RA, Maselli DJ, Peters JI.2017 May


Severe Dyspnea: A bone of Contention. American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting. Estrada RA, Maselli DJ, Peters JI.2017 May


The role of Fraction of exhaled Nitric Oxide (FeNO) in allograft dysfunction in lung transplant recipients. Maselli DJ, Zatikyan N, Stephens B, Velez MI, Burguete SR, Keyt H, Levine SM, Restrepo MI, Angel LF, Levine DJ.2017 May


The role of Fraction of exhaled Nitric Oxide (FeNO) in allograft dysfunction in lung transplant recipients. Maselli DJ, Zatikyan N, Stephens B, Velez MI, Burguete SR, Keyt H, Levine SM, Restrepo MI, Angel LF, Levine DJ.2017 May


Impact of Cardiovascular Comorbidities on FEV1 Change in Smokers: An Analysis of the COPDGene Cohort. Maselli DJ, Diaz AA, Budoff MJ, Kim V, Putcha N, van Beek EJR, Foreman MG, Kinney GL, Hokanson JE, Curtis JL, Martinez FJ, Allen T, Bowler RP, Regan EA, Make BJ, Hanania NA, Han MK, Martinez CH.2016 May


Impact of Cardiovascular Comorbidities on FEV1 Change in Smokers: An Analysis of the COPDGene Cohort. Maselli DJ, Diaz AA, Budoff MJ, Kim V, Putcha N, van Beek EJR, Foreman MG, Kinney GL, Hokanson JE, Curtis JL, Martinez FJ, Allen T, Bowler RP, Regan EA, Make BJ, Hanania NA, Han MK, Martinez CH.2016 May


A Multi-Omics Approach Identifies Inflammatory Patterns In The Asthma-COPD Overlap Syndrome. Hardin ME, Cho MH, McDonald ML, Castaldi PJ, Tal-Singer R, Maselli DJ, Make BJ, Crapo JD, Bowler RP, Silverman EK, Hersh CP.2016 May


A Multi-Omics Approach Identifies Inflammatory Patterns In The Asthma-COPD Overlap Syndrome. Hardin ME, Cho MH, McDonald ML, Castaldi PJ, Tal-Singer R, Maselli DJ, Make BJ, Crapo JD, Bowler RP, Silverman EK, Hersh CP.2016 May


Sudden Dextrocardia?. Biguria JF, Maselli DJ, Salas Milan J.2015 Oct


Sudden Dextrocardia?. Biguria JF, Maselli DJ, Salas Milan J.2015 Oct


The casts that take your breath away. Habib S, King P, Blower K, Maselli DJ, Anstead G.2015 Oct


The casts that take your breath away. Habib S, King P, Blower K, Maselli DJ, Anstead G.2015 Oct


The Significance of Peripheral Blood Eosinophils and IgE Levels in COPDGene Subjects. Hardin M, Putcha N, Hansel N, Ramsdell JW, Van Beek E, Hanania NA, Maselli DJ, Woodruff PG, Ward CK, Martin UJ, Hersh CP, Bowler RP.2015 May


The Significance of Peripheral Blood Eosinophils and IgE Levels in COPDGene Subjects. Hardin M, Putcha N, Hansel N, Ramsdell JW, Van Beek E, Hanania NA, Maselli DJ, Woodruff PG, Ward CK, Martin UJ, Hersh CP, Bowler RP.2015 May


Granulomatous lung disease: Incidence and etiologies over the past 10 years in a large referral center. Nazarullah A, Kha V, Maselli DJ, Nilson R, Jagirdar J.2014 Oct


Granulomatous lung disease: Incidence and etiologies over the past 10 years in a large referral center. Nazarullah A, Kha V, Maselli DJ, Nilson R, Jagirdar J.2014 Oct


Is age associated with different bronchiectasis etiologies?. Faverio P, Maselli DJ, Arango A, Fernandez J, Restrepo MI.2014 Mar


Is age associated with different bronchiectasis etiologies?. Faverio P, Maselli DJ, Arango A, Fernandez J, Restrepo MI.2014 Mar


Asthma Educational Awareness Program of North East Independent School District / University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio. Rhodes D, Maselli DJ, Peters JI, Gardner D.2014 Feb


Asthma Educational Awareness Program of North East Independent School District / University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio. Rhodes D, Maselli DJ, Peters JI, Gardner D.2014 Feb


Monotherapy vs. Combination Antibiotic Therapy for Patients Admitted for Pseudomonas Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Maselli DJ, Fernandez JF, Sibila O, Lacerna E, Anzueto A, Restrepo MI.2013 Oct


Monotherapy vs. Combination Antibiotic Therapy for Patients Admitted for Pseudomonas Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Maselli DJ, Fernandez JF, Sibila O, Lacerna E, Anzueto A, Restrepo MI.2013 Oct


Identification of CARDS Toxin in the Bronchial Epithelial Lining Fluid After Mycoplasma pneumoniae (Mp) Inoculation: A Primate Model. Maselli DJ, Medina, J, Dube PH, Brooks EG, Coalson JJ, Peters JI.2013 Oct


Identification of CARDS Toxin in the Bronchial Epithelial Lining Fluid After Mycoplasma pneumoniae (Mp) Inoculation: A Primate Model. Maselli DJ, Medina, J, Dube PH, Brooks EG, Coalson JJ, Peters JI.2013 Oct


Idiopathic Bronchiectasis Less Common Than Predicted: Quality Improvement Project. Maselli DJ, Fernandez JF, Faveiro P, Arango A, Restrepo MI.2013 Oct


Idiopathic Bronchiectasis Less Common Than Predicted: Quality Improvement Project. Maselli DJ, Fernandez JF, Faveiro P, Arango A, Restrepo MI.2013 Oct


Costal Exostosis: A Rare Cause of Hemothorax. Diaz K, Maselli DJ, Rivera M, Levine SM.2012 Oct


Costal Exostosis: A Rare Cause of Hemothorax. Diaz K, Maselli DJ, Rivera M, Levine SM.2012 Oct


Clinical Impact Of CT Radiological Feature Of Bronchiectasis In The COPDGene Cohort. Stewart JI, Maselli DJ, Anzueto A, Criner GJ, Han FK, Martinez FJ, Lynch DA, Make BJ.2012 May


Clinical Impact Of CT Radiological Feature Of Bronchiectasis In The COPDGene Cohort. Stewart JI, Maselli DJ, Anzueto A, Criner GJ, Han FK, Martinez FJ, Lynch DA, Make BJ.2012 May


Immunologic And Histological Response To Mycoplasma Pneumoniae (Mp) And Mycoplasma Toxin In A Primate Model. American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting. Maselli DJ, Peters J, Medina J, Brooks E, Kannan T, Coalson J, Cagle M, Baseman J, Dube P.2012 May


Immunologic And Histological Response To Mycoplasma Pneumoniae (Mp) And Mycoplasma Toxin In A Primate Model. American Thoracic Society Annual Meeting. Maselli DJ, Peters J, Medina J, Brooks E, Kannan T, Coalson J, Cagle M, Baseman J, Dube P.2012 May


Impact of Omalizumab in Asthmatics with IgE Levels > 700 IU/ml. Peters J, Diaz J, Maselli DJ.2011 Oct


Impact of Omalizumab in Asthmatics with IgE Levels > 700 IU/ml. Peters J, Diaz J, Maselli DJ.2011 Oct


Omalizumab in patients with IgE levels > 700 IU/ml. Maselli DJ, Diaz J, Peters J.2011 Sep


Omalizumab in patients with IgE levels > 700 IU/ml. Maselli DJ, Diaz J, Peters J.2011 Sep


A reversed-halo sign in a patient with jaundice and no respiratory symptoms. Maselli DJ, Desa P, Stupka E, Levine S, Peters J.2011 May


A reversed-halo sign in a patient with jaundice and no respiratory symptoms. Maselli DJ, Desa P, Stupka E, Levine S, Peters J.2011 May


Risk factors and Mortality Associated with Hospitalized Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Exacerbations During the 3-Year Follow-Up in the Evaluation of COPD Longitudinally to Identify Predictive Surrogate Endpoints (ECLIPSE) Cohort. Maselli DJ, Mullerova H, Locantore N, Vestbo J, Hurst J, Wedzicha J, Anzueto A.2011 May


Risk factors and Mortality Associated with Hospitalized Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Exacerbations During the 3-Year Follow-Up in the Evaluation of COPD Longitudinally to Identify Predictive Surrogate Endpoints (ECLIPSE) Cohort. Maselli DJ, Mullerova H, Locantore N, Vestbo J, Hurst J, Wedzicha J, Anzueto A.2011 May


Acute renal failure, hepatitis, rhabdomyolysis and left ventricular decompensation induced by olanzapine. Ibrahim M, Maselli DJ, Fenari Z.2008 Apr


Acute renal failure, hepatitis, rhabdomyolysis and left ventricular decompensation induced by olanzapine. Ibrahim M, Maselli DJ, Fenari Z.2008 Apr


Patient`s acceptance for the advanced monitoring systems in electronic intensive care units. Awad O, Maselli DJ, Estrada-Y-Martin RM.2007 Oct


Patient`s acceptance for the advanced monitoring systems in electronic intensive care units. Awad O, Maselli DJ, Estrada-Y-Martin RM.2007 Oct


Aspergillus pericarditis. Maselli DJ, Alviar CL.2007 Mar


Aspergillus pericarditis. Maselli DJ, Alviar CL.2007 Mar


Tuberous Sclerosis. Maselli DJ, DeAguirre M, Garcia V.2004 Jan


Tuberous Sclerosis. Maselli DJ, DeAguirre M, Garcia V.2004 Jan


Chapter 5: Exacerbations of COPD. Amalakuhan B, Maselli DJ, Anzueto A.2015 Nov


Chapter 5: Exacerbations of COPD. Amalakuhan B, Maselli DJ, Anzueto A.2015 Nov


Chapter 13: Pneumonia or exacerbation of COPD?. Maselli DJ, Restrepo MI.2015 Sep


Chapter 13: Pneumonia or exacerbation of COPD?. Maselli DJ, Restrepo MI.2015 Sep


The immunopathologic effects of Mycoplasma pneumoniae and CARDS toxin: a primate model. Maselli DJ, Medina JL, Brooks EG, Coalson JJ, Kannan TR, Winter VT, Principe M, Cagle MP, Baseman JB, Dube PH, Peters JI.2017 Sep


Inhaled Antibiotic Therapy in Chronic Respiratory Diseases. Maselli DJ, Keyt H, Restrepo MI.2017 May


Suspecting non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: What the busy primary care clinician needs to know. Maselli DJ, Amalakuhan B, Keyt H, Diaz AA.2017 Feb


In refractory chronic cough, physiotherapy plus speech and language therapy improved quality of life at 4 weeks. Maselli DJ, Peters JI.2017 Jan


Bronchoarterial ratio in never-smokers adults: Implications for bronchial dilation definition. Diaz AA, Young TP, Maselli DJ, Martinez CH, Maclean ES, Yen A, Dass C, Simpson SA, Lynch DA, Kinney GL, Hokanson JE, Washko GR, San Jose Estepar R.2017 Jan


Can Quality Improvement Initiatives With Organizational Changes Improve the Delivery of Asthma Care?. Habib SA, Maselli DJ.2016 Dec


Quantitative CT measures of bronchiectasis in smokers. Diaz AA, Young TP, Maselli DJ, Martinez CH, Gill R, Nardelli P, Wang W, Kinney GL, Hokanson JE, Washko GR, San Jose Estepar R.2016 Nov


Reslizumab in the management of poorly controlled asthma: the data so far. Maselli DJ, Velez MI, Rogers L.2016 Aug


ACP Journal Club. Review: In COPD, tiotropium improves lung function and reduces adverse events compared with ipratropium bromide. Maselli DJ, Peters JI.2016 Jan


Update in Bronchiectasis 2014. Amalakuhan B, Maselli DJ, Martinez-Garcia MA.2015 Nov


Profile of lebrikizumab and its potential in the treatment of asthma. Maselli DJ, Keyt H, Rogers LJ.2015 Aug


Review: Adding tiotropium to ICSs alone or with LABAs improves pulmonary function in asthma. Maselli DJ, Peters JI.2015 Jun


Risk factors and antibiotic therapy in P. aeruginosa community-acquired pneumonia. Maselli DJ.2015 May


Hospitalized Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Risk Factors and Outcomes in the ECLIPSE Cohort. Mullerova H, Maselli DJ, Locantore N, Vestbo J, Hurst JR, Wedzicha J, Bakke P, Agusti A, Anzueto A.2015 Apr


Incidence and aetiologies of pulmonary granulomatous inflammation: A decade of experience. Nazarullah A, Nilson R, Maselli DJ, Jagirdar J.2015 Jan


Impact of Macrolide Therapy in Patients Hospitalized With Pseudomonas aeruginosa Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Laserna E, Sibila O, Fernandez JF, Maselli DJ, Mortensen EM, Anzueto A, Waterer G, Restrepo MI.2014 May


Biologics inch ahead in asthma treatment. Maselli Caceres D.2013 Dec


Airway hyperresponsiveness is associated with airway remodeling but not inflammation in aging Cav1-/- mice. Gabehart, KE, Royce, S, Maselli DJ, Miyasato, S, Davis, E, Tang, M, Le Saux CJ.2013 Dec


5 days of prednisone was noninferior to 14 days in patients with acute COPD exacerbation. Maselli DJ, Peters JI.2013 Sep


Efficacy of omalizumab in asthmatic patients with IgE levels above 700 IU/mL: a retrospective study. Maselli DJ, Singh H, Diaz J, Peters JI.2013 Jun


Management of asthma during pregnancy. Maselli DJ, Adams SG, Peters JI, Levine SM.2013 Apr


Can respiratory therapist-driven protocols improve resource utilization?. Maselli DJ, Fernandez JF.2013 Mar


Safety of β-blockers in the acute management of cocaine-associated chest pain. Ibrahim M, Maselli DJ, Hasan R, Hamilton A.2013 Mar


Lung Transplant Infection. Burguete SR, Maselli DJ, Fernandez Juan Felipe, Levine SM.2013 Jan


Computed tomography imaging for Mycobacterium xenopi infections, a clearer path for diagnosis?. Maselli DJ, Fernandez, Juan F.2012 Dec


Pulmonary Mucormycosis: What Is the Best Strategy for Therapy?. Fernandez JF, Maselli DJ, Simpson T, Restrepo MI.2012 Oct


The need to further understand who gets hospitalized for a COPD exacerbation. Maselli DJ, Anzueto A.2012 Jun


Clinical evaluation of the role of ceftaroline in the management of community acquired bacterial pneumonia. Maselli DJ, Fernandez J, Whong CY, Echevarria K, Nambiar AM, Anzueto AR, Restrepo MI.2012 Feb


Pulmonary Hypertension as a risk factor for graft dysfunction, ultrasound-guided subclavian vein cannulation, and lebrikizumab for adult asthma. Beyond the Blue: What Fellows are Reading in Other Journals. Burguete SR, Fernandez, Juan Felipe, Maselli DJ, Levine SM.2012 Feb


The role of anti-infectives in the treatment of refractory asthma. Maselli DJ, Adams SG, Peters JI.2011 Dec


Strategies in the Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia. Maselli DJ, Restrepo MI.2011 Apr


Racoon Eyes. Maselli D, Richey, S.2009 Jun


Bone marrow fibrosis and gelatinous bone marrow atrophy associated with acute Epstein-Barr virus infection. Politano S, Maselli DJ, Zenali MJ, Nguyen A, Quintas-Cardama A.2008 Jul


Appointments

7/2016: Medical Director, Severe Asthma Program – University Health System, San Antonio


1/2014: Medical Director, Respiratory Care – Robert B. Green Campus, University Health System, San Antonio


7/2012: Staff Physician – South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Audie L. Murphy Division, San Antonio


7/2012: Assistant Professor/Clinical and Director of Pulmonary Medicine at UHS Downtown Clinic – University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio


7/2012: Staff Physician – University Hospital, University Health System, San Antonio