Genomes and Genes
Organization: Northwestern University
- What causes the death of dopaminergic neurons in Parkinson's disease?D James Surmeier
Department of Physiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Prog Brain Res 183:59-77. 2010....
- Women's lifelong exposure to neighborhood poverty and low birth weight: a population-based studyJames W Collins
Division of Neonatology, Children s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children s Plaza, 45, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Matern Child Health J 13:326-33. 2009..To determine whether women's lifelong residential environment is associated with infant low birth weight...
- Comparability of interview- and self-administration of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General (FACT-G) in English- and Spanish-speaking ambulatory cancer patientsElizabeth A Hahn
Center on Outcomes, Research and Education CORE, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
Med Care 46:423-31. 2008..Flexibility is important in choosing methods and modes of questionnaire administration, to accommodate the needs of patients with diverse linguistic, cultural, educational, and functional skills...
- Selecting salient frames for spatiotemporal video modeling and segmentationXiaomu Song
Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Research Institute and Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
IEEE Trans Image Process 16:3035-46. 2007..Experiments on real videos demonstrate the effectiveness and efficiency of the proposed method...
- Intervention study of exercise for depressive symptoms in womenLynette L Craft
Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1499-509. 2007..Our objectives were to (1) compare two exercise programs, varying in their degree of structure, on improvements in physical activity and (2) compare the two exercise interventions on depressive symptoms, body composition, and fitness...
- A randomized, comparative study of three doses of AZD0865 and esomeprazole for healing of reflux esophagitisPeter J Kahrilas
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 2951, USA
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:1385-91. 2007..AZD0865 belongs to a new class of acid-suppressing agents with rapid onset of action and potent acid inhibition. We evaluated its effectiveness for healing reflux esophagitis...
- Desmosomes: new perspectives on a classicKathleen J Green
Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
J Invest Dermatol 127:2499-515. 2007..Finally, we highlight the dynamic nature of these adhesive organelles, examining mechanisms in health and disease for modulating adhesive strength and stability of desmosomes...
- Dark-blood MRI of the thoracic aorta with 3D diffusion-prepared steady-state free precession: initial clinical evaluationIoannis Koktzoglou
Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:966-72. 2007..The purpose of this study was to compare the performance of 3D diffusion-prepared balanced steady-state free precession (SSFP) imaging with that of 3D contrast-enhanced MR angiography in evaluation of the thoracic aorta...
- A novel mathematical model of the sagittal spine: application to pedicle subtraction osteotomy for correction of fixed sagittal deformityBenson P Yang
Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 600 N McClurg Court, 4404A, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Spine J 8:359-66. 2008..The spine in fixed sagittal imbalance and the results of surgical correction have not been studied in a similar manner...
- The BIAS map: behaviors from intergroup affect and stereotypesAmy J C Cuddy
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL60208, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 92:631-48. 2007..Emotions predict behavioral tendencies more strongly than stereotypes do and usually mediate stereotype-to-behavioral-tendency links...
- MDCT diagnosis of appendicitis using only coronal reformationsVahid Yaghmai
Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N Saint Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Emerg Radiol 14:167-72. 2007..Coronal reformations decreased the number of images reviewed by 19%. CT diagnosis of appendicitis based on the coronal images is accurate...
- Brain edema in acute liver failure: can it be prevented? Can it be treated?Andres T Blei
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Hepatology, 303 E Chicago Avenue Searle 10 574, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Hepatol 46:564-9. 2007
- Fluoxetine, smoking, and history of major depression: A randomized controlled trialBonnie Spring
Psychology Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 75:85-94. 2007..3 times more likely to be smoking (p = .02). Further research is warranted to determine why high-dose fluoxetine produces continuing effects that oppose tobacco abstinence...
- The 53-kDa proteolytic product of precursor starch-hydrolyzing enzyme of Aspergillus niger has Taka-amylase-like activityK Ravi-Kumar
Department of Food Microbiology, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore 570020, India
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 74:1011-5. 2007..oryzae. It resembled Taka-amylase in most of its properties and also hydrolyzed starch to maltose of alpha-anomeric configuration. However, it did not degrade maltotriose formed during the reaction and was not inhibited by zinc ions...
- Inhaled anesthesia: the original closed-loop drug administration paradigmD K Gupta
Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Clin Pharmacol Ther 84:15-8. 2008..A less precise closed-loop system applies a processed electroencephalogram (EEG) to assess depth of anesthesia and enable accurate delivery of volatile and intravenous anesthetics to maintain a stable state of anesthesia...
- Modulation of a membrane lipid lamellar-nonlamellar phase transition by cationic lipids: a measure for transfection efficiencyBoris G Tenchov
Northwestern University, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Biochim Biophys Acta 1778:2405-12. 2008....
- Abnormal EMG-force slope estimates in the first dorsal interosseous of hemiparetic stroke survivorsNina L Suresh
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:3562-5. 2008....
- Developmental origin of vaginal epitheliumTakeshi Kurita
Division of Reproductive Biology Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Lurie 7 117, 303 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Differentiation 80:99-105. 2010..In conclusion, adult mouse vaginal epithelium is derived solely from Müllerian duct epithelium...
- Disruption of cutaneous feedback alters magnitude but not direction of muscle responses to postural perturbations in the decerebrate catClaire F Honeycutt
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Exp Brain Res 203:765-71. 2010..We found that loss of cutaneous feedback leads to a significant loss in background activity causing a smaller muscular response to horizontal perturbations. However, the directional properties of the muscular responses remained intact...
- Management of ventricular tachycardia in patients with structural heart diseaseJason T Jacobson
Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Cardiovasc Ther 28:255-63. 2010..The approach to patients with VT and structural heart disease is multifaceted. Often, a combination of therapeutic techniques is required to obtain the best result...
- Transcriptional memory: staying in the loopJason H Brickner
Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology, Hogan 2100, 2205 Tech Drive, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Curr Biol 20:R20-1. 2010..Two new papers show that gene looping can persist after genes are repressed, promoting rapid reactivation of transcription, a phenomenon known as transcriptional memory...
- Improved network performance via antagonism: From synthetic rescues to multi-drug combinationsAdilson E Motter
Department of Physics and Astronomy and Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Bioessays 32:236-45. 2010..I specially discuss how rescue interactions can lead to the rational design of antagonistic drug combinations that select against resistance and how they can illuminate medical research on cancer, antibiotics, and metabolic diseases...
- Soleus H-reflex graded depression by contralateral hip afferent feedback in humansVimal Stanislaus
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Brain Res 1310:77-86. 2010....
- Net external energy of the biologic and prosthetic ankle during gait initiationAndrew H Hansen
Northwestern University Prosthetics Research Laboratory and Rehabilitation Engineering Research Program, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Gait Posture 31:13-7. 2010..The passive prosthetic ankle-foot systems tested were unable to put energy into the system during gait initiation...
- Loneliness and cortisol: momentary, day-to-day, and trait associationsLeah D Doane
Cells to Society Center, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:430-41. 2010..This study expanded on prior work by investigating and revealing three different time courses of association between loneliness and HPA axis activity in young adults: trait, daily and momentary...
- Musical experience promotes subcortical efficiency in processing emotional vocal soundsDana L Strait
Bienen School of Music, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1169:209-13. 2009..This establishes a subcortical role in the auditory processing of emotional cues, providing the first biological evidence for musicians' enhanced perception of vocally expressed emotion...
- Respiratory syncytial virus and other respiratory viruses in the setting of bone marrow transplantationMichael G Ison
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Curr Opin Oncol 21:171-6. 2009..Several epidemiologic studies have enhanced our understanding of the impact of respiratory viruses on bone marrow transplant recipients...
- Transplantation of high-risk donor organs: a survey of US solid organ transplant center practices as reported by transplant infectious diseases physiciansMichael G Ison
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Organ Transplantation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Clin Transplant 23:866-73. 2009..There is significant variability in the acceptance and management of ROHRD in the US. Most TID experts do not feel that the current PHS guidelines accurately define high-risk donors...
- Patient-reported most bothersome symptoms in OAB: post hoc analysis of data from a large, open-label trial of solifenacinPeter K Sand
Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Evanston Continence Center, NorthShore University Healthsystem, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:667-75. 2009..In overactive bladder (OAB), subjects' most bothersome symptom (MBS) may influence treatment-related outcomes. We evaluated effects of solifenacin on patient-reported outcomes (PROs) in subjects stratified by their MBS at baseline...
- Prevention of weight gain in adult patients with type 2 diabetes treated with pioglitazoneRobert F Kushner
Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1017-22. 2009..This is the first prospective, randomized study that demonstrates the beneficial effect of participation in a comprehensive lifestyle-weight-management program on lessening of weight gain associated with pioglitazone...
- Tau nitration occurs at tyrosine 29 in the fibrillar lesions of Alzheimer's disease and other tauopathiesMatthew R Reynolds
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
J Neurosci 26:10636-45. 2006..Collectively, our findings provide the first direct evidence that site-specific tau nitration is linked to the progression of the neurodegenerative tauopathies...
- Metrics in the science of surgeJonathan A Handler
Microsoft Health Informatics, Redmond, WA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 13:1173-8. 2006..These consensus statements cover the future research needs, the infrastructure needs, and the data that are needed for a state-of-the-art approach to surge and surge capacity...
- Does fetal fibronectin use in the diagnosis of preterm labor affect physician behavior and health care costs? A randomized trialW A Grobman
Section of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Northwestern University Medical School and the Institute for Social Research and Health Policy Studies, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:235-40. 2004..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a knowledge of fetal fibronectin results affects patient treatment and health care costs...
- Argument structure and the child's contribution to language learningJeffrey Lidz
Northwestern University, Department of Linguistics, 2016 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Trends Cogn Sci 8:157-61. 2004....
- High-dose therapy and bone marrow transplantation in cutaneous T-cell lymphomaYu Oyama
Division of Immunotherapy, Department of Medicine, The Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University 320 East Superior, Searle 3 489, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 17:1475-83, xi. 2003..Allogeneic HSCT, in contrast, provides durable long-term remissions and is currently the only potentially curative therapy...
- The Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy (FACIT) Measurement System: properties, applications, and interpretationKimberly Webster
Center on Outcomes, Research and Education, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, Illinois, United States
Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:79. 2003..Available scoring, normative data and information on meaningful change now allow one to interpret results in the context of a growing literature base...
- Psychometric evaluation of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy/Gynecologic Oncology Group-Neurotoxicity (Fact/GOG-Ntx) questionnaire for patients receiving systemic chemotherapyE A Calhoun
Departments of Urology, Institute for Health Services and Health Policy Studies, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
Int J Gynecol Cancer 13:741-8. 2003..The FACT/GOG-Ntx is a reliable and valid instrument for assessing the impact of neuropathy on health-related quality of life. The Ntx subscale demonstrated sensitivity to meaningful clinical distinctions and change over time...
- Activation and suppression of the proinflammatory immune response by Vibrio cholerae toxinsKarla J Fullner Satchell
Department of Microbiology Immunology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Morton 6 626, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Microbes Infect 5:1241-7. 2003..In the absence of cholera toxin, other toxins induce inflammation, resulting in gastroenteritis. Thus, multiple toxins likely affect the safety of live attenuated vaccines...
- Aha! Insight experience correlates with solution activation in the right hemisphereEdward M Bowden
Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208 2710, USA
Psychon Bull Rev 10:730-7. 2003..We believe semantic activation in both hemispheres cooperatively contributes to problem solving, but weak solution activation that contributes to the Aha! experience is more likely to occur in the RH than in the LH...
- Body habitus does not influence spread of sensory blockade after the intrathecal injection of a hypobaric solution in term parturientsCynthia A Wong
Department of Anesthesiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
Can J Anaesth 50:689-93. 2003..To determine if the extent of sensory blockade after the intrathecal injection of hypobaric fentanyl (25 micro g) and bupicavaine (2.5 mg) in the sitting position in term parturients is influenced by body habitus...
- Hearing loss- and hearing aid-related stigma: perceptions of women with age-normal hearingSusan F Erler
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208 3540, USA
Am J Audiol 11:83-91. 2002..Less stigma is associated with hearing aid use than hearing loss, suggesting a positive effect of hearing loss management. Implications for clinical practice and marketing of hearing instruments are discussed...
- Oropharyngeal swallow in younger and older women: videofluoroscopic analysisJeri A Logemann
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
J Speech Lang Hear Res 45:434-45. 2002..Older women also exhibited an increased range of motion relative to the old men. This increase may indicate a compensation for aging effects not seen in older men...
- Identification of protein side chains near the membrane-aqueous interface: a site-directed spin labeling study of KcsAAdrian Gross
Jules Stein Eye Institute and Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
Biochemistry 41:1123-8. 2002..The results indicate that residues near the interface can be identified on the basis of their high rates of collision with the headgroup region of the bilayer...
- A morphologically structured model for penicillin productionGulnur Birol
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
Biotechnol Bioeng 77:538-52. 2002..The proposed model may be further used for developing control strategies and model order reduction algorithms...
- Melatonin promotes sleep-like state in zebrafishI V Zhdanova
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Brain Res 903:263-8. 2001....
- Role of intrathyroidal calcifications detected on ultrasound as a marker of malignancyKristin A Seiberling
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University School of Medicine, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, U S A
Laryngoscope 114:1753-7. 2004..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of intrathyroidal calcifications detected on ultrasound as a risk factor for malignancy...
- Review article: gastro-oesophageal reflux disease as a functional gastrointestinal disorderP J Kahrilas
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Chicago, IL 60611 2951, USA
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:50-5. 2004....
- Immersion in the virtual environment: the effect of a musical score on the video gaming experienceScott D Lipscomb
Music Education and Music Technology Programs, School of Music, Northwestern University, 711 Elgin Road, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci 23:337-43. 2004..In addition, both gender and age level were shown to be significant factors for some, but not all, of the verbal scales. Details of the specific ways in which music affects the gaming experience are provided in the body of the paper...
- Clinical manifestations and pathogenesis of hydroxyapatite crystal deposition in juvenile dermatomyositisLauren M Pachman
Molecular and Cellular Pathobiology Program, The Children s Memorial Research Center, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Curr Rheumatol Rep 8:236-43. 2006..This paper discusses the influence of inflammation on the deposition of hydroxyapatite, with emphasis on the clinical and environmental factors that may facilitate the formation of calcific deposits in JDM...
- Naltrexone renders one-session exposure therapy less effective: a controlled pilot studyAndrea T Kozak
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA
J Anxiety Disord 21:142-52. 2007..Results provide support for the endogenous opioid system as a potential underlying biological mechanism associated with behavioral changes during in vivo exposure...
- Mastery learning of advanced cardiac life support skills by internal medicine residents using simulation technology and deliberate practiceDiane B Wayne
Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:251-6. 2006..Internal medicine residents must be competent in advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) for board certification...
- A higher dose requirement of tacrolimus in active Crohn's disease may be related to a high intestinal P-glycoprotein contentAlan L Buchman
Division of Gastroenterology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
Dig Dis Sci 50:2312-5. 2005..Elevated intestinal P-gp could have resulted in decreased tacrolimus absorption, thereby leading to decreased blood concentration and decreased efficacy in this patient. The cause and prevalence of this phenomenon are unknown...
- Introduction to acute heart failure syndromesMihai Gheorghiade
Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
Am J Cardiol 96:1G-4G. 2005
- Intraoperative pediatric blood transfusion therapy: a review of common issues. Part I: hematologic and physiologic differences from adults; metabolic and infectious risksSandra L Barcelona
Department of Anesthesiology, The Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Paediatr Anaesth 15:716-26. 2005....
- Characteristics of salivary profiles of oestradiol and progesterone in premenopausal womenRobert T Chatterton
Department of Obstetrics Gynaecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Endocrinol 186:77-84. 2005..In addition, it emphasizes the importance of sampling at multiple time points when examining the relationship between hormones and risk...
- Transmission electron microscopy characterization of macromolecular domain cavities and microstructure of single-crystal calcite tooth plates of the sea urchin Lytechinus variegatusJ S Robach
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611 3008, USA
J Struct Biol 151:18-29. 2005..The electron beam decomposed a substance within cavities and this suggests that these cavities are filled with a hydrated organic phase...
- Hyperglycemia: its imminent effects on mammalian nephrogenesisYashpal S Kanwar
Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 20:858-66. 2005..The latter findings suggest that disruption of epithelial:mesenchymal interactions may be the major event responsible for the metanephric dysmorphogenesis induced by high glucose ambience...
- Endomyocardial fibrosis and intracardiac thrombus occurring in idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndromeGiovanni C Salanitri
Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 448 E Ontario St, Ste 300, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1432-3. 2005
- Catheter-directed MR angiography and cross-sectional imaging for the assessment of renal artery stenosisReed A Omary
Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Suite 700, 448 East Ontario Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:255-60. 2005..In a swine model, the hypothesis was tested that the combination of 2D IA GRE and 2D cross-sectional steady-state free precession (SSFP) imaging improves assessment of renal artery stenosis (RAS) compared with 3D IA GRE imaging alone...
- The pituitary mass: diagnosis and managementSusan Sam
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Rev Endocr Metab Disord 6:55-62. 2005
- Ferruginous bodies on frozen sectionDavid M Weinrach
Department of Surgical Pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg 7 325, 251 E Huron St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:266. 2005
- Peroxisomal beta-oxidation and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha: an adaptive metabolic systemJ K Reddy
Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
Annu Rev Nutr 21:193-230. 2001....
- Mechanisms of Disability in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results will be used to develop interventions designed to improve lower extremity functioning and prevent functional decline in persons with PAD. ..
- Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Vascular Medicine at Northwestern UniversityMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007..b>Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine (NUFSM) has a strong history of national leadership within vascular ..
- Magnetic Resonance in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007..This knowledge, in subsequent studies, is expected to lead to new therapies for PAD-related functional impairment and functional decline. ..
- Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Improving Functioning in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007..By identifying the optimal exercise program for improving functioning in PAD patients with and without IC, our findings will have substantial clinical and public health implications for millions of patients with PAD. ..
- Vitamin D Levels and Peripheral Arterial Disease OutcomesMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010..The current study will establish whether low baseline vitamin D levels are associated with greater functional limitation and faster functional decline compared to higher vitamin D levels in persons with PAD. ..
- Magnetic Resonance in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010..This knowledge, in subsequent studies, is expected to lead to new therapies for PAD-related functional impairment and functional decline. ..
- Inflammation and Peripheral Arterial Disease OutcomesMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007..Results will be used to develop interventions to improve functioning and prevent functional decline in PAD. ..
- PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMESMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2001..They further state that the results of this study will be used to develop subsequent intervention studies designed to improve quality of life and prevent functional decline among men and women with PAD. ..
- Blood Markers of Vulnerability in High Risk Vascular PatientsMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010..Findings may help clinicians identify patients who are at particularly high-risk for an impending heart attack. Results are also expected to elucidate specific triggers of acute coronary events. ..
- BLOOD FACTORS AND PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE OUTCOMESMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Magnetic Resonance in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2009..This knowledge, in subsequent studies, is expected to lead to new therapies for PAD-related functional impairment and functional decline. ..
- Increasing Activity in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- ITEM BANKING AND CAT FOR QUALITY OF LIFE OUTCOMESDavid Cella; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- ITEM BANKING AND CAT FOR QUALITY OF LIFE OUTCOMESDavid Cella; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will also monitor treatment/management changes, and evaluate acceptability of computer assessments and the perceived benefits of the recommendations. ..
- NIH PROMIS Statistical Coordinating Center(RMI)David Cella; Fiscal Year: 2007..This collaborative effort will ensure the success of the PROMIS initiative. ..
- Enhanced Spanish Drug Label Design to Promote Patient Understanding and UseMichael S Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2010..Findings gathered will inform anticipated next steps for a dissemination strategy. ..
- Health Literacy and Cognitive Function among Older AdultsMichael Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2009..Exploratory analyses will also evaluate the efficacy of design strategies to improve health information materials. ..
- Health Literacy and Cognitive Function among Older AdultsMichael Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2007..Exploratory analyses will also evaluate the efficacy of design strategies to improve health information materials. ..