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Top Publications

  1. doi Acquisition of MRI equipment by doctors drives up imaging use and spending
    Laurence C Baker
    Stanford University, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:2252-9. 2010
  2. doi Cervical corpectomy: complications and outcomes
    Maxwell Boakye
    Outcomes Research Lab, Palo Alto Veterans Health Care System, and Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:295-301; discussion 301-2. 2008
  3. pmc Outcomes of reparative and transplantation strategies for multilevel left heart obstructions with mitral stenosis
    Sunil P Malhotra
    The Children s Hospital Heart Institute, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1305-9; discussion 1310. 2008
  4. doi SIR 2008 annual meeting film panel case: Arterial endofibrosis
    Daniel Y Sze
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, H 3646, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1271-3. 2008
  5. pmc Women's childhood and adult adverse experiences, mental health, and binge drinking: the California Women's Health Survey
    Christine Timko
    Center for Health Care Evaluation, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Health Care System, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 3:15. 2008
  6. doi Meditation with yoga, group therapy with hypnosis, and psychoeducation for long-term depressed mood: a randomized pilot trial
    Lisa D Butler
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 571, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:806-20. 2008
  7. doi Internationalizing the Broselow tape: how reliable is weight estimation in Indian children
    Naresh Ramarajan
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:431-6. 2008
  8. pmc Suspended-drop electroporation for high-throughput delivery of biomolecules into cells
    Emmanuel G Guignet
    Department of Chemical and Systems Biology, Bio X Program, Clark Center, 318 Campus Drive, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nat Methods 5:393-5. 2008
  9. pmc Transcription factor Lim1 specifies horizontal cell laminar position in the retina
    Milica A Margeta
    Neurosciences Program, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5020, USA
    J Neurosci 28:3835-6. 2008
  10. pmc Who is at risk for dropout from group cognitive-behavior therapy for insomnia?
    Jason C Ong
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 64:419-25. 2008

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Publications62

  1. doi Acquisition of MRI equipment by doctors drives up imaging use and spending
    Laurence C Baker
    Stanford University, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:2252-9. 2010
    ..Not only did MRI spending increase for their patients, but spending for other aspects of care rose as well. Attention should be paid to ensuring that advanced medical equipment acquired in physician practices is used appropriately...
  2. doi Cervical corpectomy: complications and outcomes
    Maxwell Boakye
    Outcomes Research Lab, Palo Alto Veterans Health Care System, and Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Neurosurgery 63:295-301; discussion 301-2. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to report 30-day mortality and complication rates after cervical corpectomy using multicenter prospective data from the Veterans Affairs National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database...
  3. pmc Outcomes of reparative and transplantation strategies for multilevel left heart obstructions with mitral stenosis
    Sunil P Malhotra
    The Children s Hospital Heart Institute, Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1305-9; discussion 1310. 2008
    ..This study reviews our experience with reconstructive and transplantation approaches for Shone's complex...
  4. doi SIR 2008 annual meeting film panel case: Arterial endofibrosis
    Daniel Y Sze
    Division of Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, H 3646, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1271-3. 2008
  5. pmc Women's childhood and adult adverse experiences, mental health, and binge drinking: the California Women's Health Survey
    Christine Timko
    Center for Health Care Evaluation, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Health Care System, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 3:15. 2008
    ..This study examined sociodemographic, physical and mental health, and adult and childhood adverse experiences associated with binge drinking in a representative sample of women in the State of California...
  6. doi Meditation with yoga, group therapy with hypnosis, and psychoeducation for long-term depressed mood: a randomized pilot trial
    Lisa D Butler
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 571, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:806-20. 2008
    ..Although all groups reported some reduction in symptom levels, they did not differ significantly in that outcome. Overall, these results suggest that these two interventions show promise for treating low- to moderate-level depression...
  7. doi Internationalizing the Broselow tape: how reliable is weight estimation in Indian children
    Naresh Ramarajan
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 15:431-6. 2008
    ..The study objective was to determine the accuracy of the Broselow tape in the Indian pediatric population...
  8. pmc Suspended-drop electroporation for high-throughput delivery of biomolecules into cells
    Emmanuel G Guignet
    Department of Chemical and Systems Biology, Bio X Program, Clark Center, 318 Campus Drive, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nat Methods 5:393-5. 2008
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  9. pmc Transcription factor Lim1 specifies horizontal cell laminar position in the retina
    Milica A Margeta
    Neurosciences Program, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5020, USA
    J Neurosci 28:3835-6. 2008
  10. pmc Who is at risk for dropout from group cognitive-behavior therapy for insomnia?
    Jason C Ong
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 64:419-25. 2008
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  11. doi Phenotypic changes in influenza-specific CD8+ T cells after immunization of children and adults with influenza vaccines
    Xiao Song He
    Departments of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford
    J Infect Dis 197:803-11. 2008
    ..These differences are potentially affected by the different routes of vaccination and pathways of antigen presentation for TIV and LAIV...
  12. ncbi The use of dexmedetomidine during laryngoscopy, bronchoscopy, and tracheal extubation following tracheal reconstruction
    Jeannie L Seybold
    Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5640, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:1212-4. 2007
    ..Dexmedetomidine in combination with propofol provided appropriately deep anesthesia during these brief but stimulating procedures without cardiovascular or respiratory depression...
  13. ncbi Repeated aerosolized AAV-CFTR for treatment of cystic fibrosis: a randomized placebo-controlled phase 2B trial
    Richard B Moss
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, and Division of Respiratory Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Gene Ther 18:726-32. 2007
    ..Because gene transfer is the simplest, most basic way to correct the underlying genetic defect that leads to disease in CF, further research is warranted to develop an effective gene transfer agent for the treatment of CF...
  14. ncbi Effects of fast food branding on young children's taste preferences
    Thomas N Robinson
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:792-7. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of cumulative, real-world marketing and brand exposures on young children by testing the influence of branding from a heavily marketed source on taste preferences...
  15. doi Use of simulation based team training for obstetric crises in resident education
    Kay Daniels
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Simul Healthc 3:154-60. 2008
    ..This educational paradigm has inherent limitations. During actual crises insufficient time exists for discussion and analysis of patient care. Our objective was to create a simulation program to fill this experiential gap...
  16. doi Fentanyl transdermal analgesia during pregnancy and lactation
    Ronald S Cohen
    Stanford University, School of Medicine, Lucile S Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Hum Lact 25:359-61. 2009
    ..4 ng/ mL. The infant's blood fentanyl level was undetectable. This preliminary report suggests that fentanyl transdermal patch treatment might be a viable option for managing chronic pain during lactation...
  17. doi Epidural ropivacaine concentrations for intraoperative analgesia during major upper abdominal surgery: a prospective, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study
    Periklis Panousis
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Fetscherstr 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Anesth Analg 108:1971-6. 2009
    ..We performed this study among patients undergoing major upper abdominal surgery under combined TEA and general anesthesia...
  18. pmc How the Golgi works: a cisternal progenitor model
    Suzanne R Pfeffer
    Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5307, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:19614-8. 2010
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  19. pmc Changes in in vivo knee loading with a variable-stiffness intervention shoe correlate with changes in the knee adduction moment
    Jennifer C Erhart
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    J Orthop Res 28:1548-53. 2010
    ..The reductions in the external knee adduction moment are indicative of reductions in in vivo medial compressive force with this intervention...
  20. pmc Hippocampal CA1 apical neuropil atrophy in mild Alzheimer disease visualized with 7-T MRI
    G A Kerchner
    Stanford Center for Memory Disorders, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5235, USA
    Neurology 75:1381-7. 2010
    ..In this cross-sectional study, we tested whether tissue loss in the CA1 apical neuropil layer can be observed in vivo in patients with mild AD...
  21. ncbi MicroTrack: an algorithm for concurrent projectome and microstructure estimation
    Anthony J Sherbondy
    Psychology Department, Stanford University, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 13:183-90. 2010
    ..In particular, a simple experiment demonstrates the resolution of the well known ambiguity between crossing and kissing fibers. The results strongly motivate further development of this kind of algorithm for brain connectivity mapping...
  22. pmc Saliency, switching, attention and control: a network model of insula function
    Vinod Menon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 780 Welch Road, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Brain Struct Funct 214:655-67. 2010
    ..We suggest that this framework provides a parsimonious account of insula function in neurotypical adults, and may provide novel insights into the neural basis of disorders of affective and social cognition...
  23. pmc Reproductive status regulates expression of sex steroid and GnRH receptors in the olfactory bulb
    Karen P Maruska
    Biology Department, Stanford University, 371 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Behav Brain Res 213:208-17. 2010
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  24. doi Three-dimensional kinematics of the upper limb during a Reach and Grasp Cycle for children
    Erin E Butler
    Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University, United States
    Gait Posture 32:72-7. 2010
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  25. doi Treatment of persistent patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants: time to accept the null hypothesis?
    W E Benitz
    Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1510, USA
    J Perinatol 30:241-52. 2010
    ..A definitive trial, comparing current standard management with novel strategies not primarily intended to achieve ductal closure, may be necessary to resolve doubts regarding the quality or conduct of prior studies...
  26. doi Reconstruction and EMG-informed control, simulation and analysis of human movement for athletics: performance improvement and injury prevention
    Emel Demircan
    Mechanical Engineering Department, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:6534-7. 2009
    ..We also present a dynamic control and analysis framework that integrates these metrics for the purpose of reconstructing and analyzing sports motions in real-time...
  27. ncbi Insomnia and depression: a multifaceted interplay
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:437-42. 2009
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  28. doi Health disparities and children in immigrant families: a research agenda
    Fernando S Mendoza
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, 770 Welch Rd, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S187-95. 2009
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  29. ncbi Basic principles of electrolyte chemistry for microfluidic electrokinetics. Part II: Coupling between ion mobility, electrolysis, and acid-base equilibria
    Alexandre Persat
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Lab Chip 9:2454-69. 2009
    ..As a whole, the discussions highlight the importance of the coupling between electromigration and electrophoresis, acid-base equilibria, and electrochemical reactions...
  30. pmc In vivo measurement of ethanol metabolism in the rat liver using magnetic resonance spectroscopy of hyperpolarized [1-13C]pyruvate
    Daniel M Spielman
    Stanford University Department of Radiology, Lucas Center for Medical Imaging, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 62:307-13. 2009
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  31. ncbi Minimal access portoenterostomy: advantages and disadvantages of standard laparoscopic and robotic techniques
    Sanjeev Dutta
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:258-64. 2007
    ..We reviewed our experience with minimal access portoenterostomy to compare the relative advantages and disadvantages of standard laparoscopic and robotic approaches to biliary atresia...
  32. ncbi Complication rates on weekends and weekdays in US hospitals
    Eran Bendavid
    Center for Health Policy, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, Calif 94305, USA
    Am J Med 120:422-8. 2007
    ..Recent studies and anecdotal evidence suggest that patient safety may be compromised on weekends. Our objective was to determine whether rates of complications in hospitals are higher on weekends than on weekdays...
  33. ncbi Potential relationship between gastroesophageal reflux disease and atrial arrhythmias
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94605 5202, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:828-32. 2006
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  34. ncbi Why spurning food biotech has become a liability
    Henry I Miller
    Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 6010, USA
    Nat Biotechnol 24:1075-7. 2006
  35. ncbi Diffusion tensor imaging and aging
    Edith V Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 30:749-61. 2006
    ..These hypotheses are not mutually exclusive but establish a basis for posing testable questions about brain systems recruited when those used in youth are altered by aging...
  36. ncbi Concern for the in-group and opposition to affirmative action
    Brian S Lowery
    Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 90:961-74. 2006
    ..In Experiments 2 and 3, perceived fairness mediated these effects...
  37. ncbi Wood density and vessel traits as distinct correlates of ecological strategy in 51 California coast range angiosperms
    Katherine A Preston
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    New Phytol 170:807-18. 2006
    ..Within a narrow range of wood density, there was significant variation in vessel traits. Given their particular ecological associations, the results suggest that wood density and vessel traits describe two distinct ecological axes...
  38. pmc Palladium-catalyzed asymmetric ring expansion of allenylcyclobutanols: an asymmetric Wagner-Meerwein shift
    Barry M Trost
    Department of Chemistry, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5080, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 128:6044-5. 2006
    ..In addition, we obtained excellent diastereoselectivity and enantioselectivity at the same time by using 3-monosubstituted allenylcyclobutanol...
  39. ncbi Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: a comprehensive clinicopathologic classification--part two
    David S Cassarino
    Department of Pathology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 33:261-79. 2006
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  40. ncbi Correlates of sleep-onset REM periods during the Multiple Sleep Latency Test in community adults
    Emmanuel Mignot
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Brain 129:1609-23. 2006
    ..These results suggest a high prevalence of narcolepsy without cataplexy, as defined by the International Classification of Sleep Disorders, and/or a large number of false-positives for the MSLT...
  41. ncbi Ethnicity, stress, and cortisol function in Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women: A preliminary study of family dementia caregivers and noncaregivers
    Dolores Gallagher-Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:334-42. 2006
    ..Dependent variables were perceived stress, depression, and salivary cortisol...
  42. ncbi Anesthesia for older patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Is there cause for concern?
    Timothy Angelotti
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Clin Anesth 17:478-81. 2005
    ..In addition, recent findings concerning the natural progression of HCM are discussed, revealing differences between HCM in younger patient populations and that in older patient populations and its implications for anesthetic management...
  43. ncbi Cramér-Rao bounds for three-point decomposition of water and fat
    Angel R Pineda
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Magn Reson Med 54:625-35. 2005
    ..These theoretical results were verified using Monte Carlo simulations with a newly developed nonlinear least-squares reconstruction algorithm that achieves the CRB...
  44. ncbi Molecular virology of the hepatitis C virus: implication for novel therapies
    Jeffrey S Glenn
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine and Palo Alto Veterans Administration Medical Center, CCSR Building, Room 3115, 269 Campus Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94305 5187, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 9:353-69, v. 2005
    ..This should minimize the emergence of resistance against any single agent. The way we treat HCV should change dramatically over the next few years...
  45. ncbi Rapid gridding reconstruction with a minimal oversampling ratio
    Philip J Beatty
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Packard 210, 350 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:799-808. 2005
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  46. ncbi Indirect effects of large herbivores on snakes in an African savanna
    Douglas J McCauley
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Ecology 87:2657-63. 2006
    ..This is the first empirical demonstration of the indirect effects of large herbivores on snake abundance and presents an interesting example of how the influence of dominant and keystone species can move through a food web...
  47. pmc Dual-axes confocal reflectance microscope for distinguishing colonic neoplasia
    Jonathan T C Liu
    Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Biomed Opt 11:054019. 2006
    ..This design is scalable to millimeter dimensions, and the results demonstrate the potential for a miniature instrument to detect precancerous tissues, and hence to perform in vivo histopathology...
  48. ncbi Identifying novel proteins recognizing histone modifications using peptide pull-down assay
    Joanna Wysocka
    Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Developmental Biology, Stanford University, 269 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Methods 40:339-43. 2006
    ..I provide detailed protocols and suggestions for troubleshooting...
  49. ncbi Epidemiology and aetiology of marathon running injuries
    Michael Fredericson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Stanford University School of Medicine and Team Physician, Stanford University Cross Country and Track Teams, Stanford, California 94305 5336, USA
    Sports Med 37:437-9. 2007
    ..g. patellofemoral syndrome). Iliotibial band friction syndrome, tibial stress syndrome, plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis and meniscal injuries of the knee were also commonly cited...
  50. ncbi Tumour microenvironment: laminin 332 in squamous-cell carcinoma
    M Peter Marinkovich
    VA Medical Center, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Nat Rev Cancer 7:370-80. 2007
    ..The extracellular interactions of laminin 332 appear amenable to antibody-mediated therapies...
  51. ncbi Heritability of left ventricular mass in Japanese families living in Hawaii: the SAPPHIRe Study
    Themistocles L Assimes
    Stanford University Medical Center, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Hypertens 25:985-92. 2007
    ..An estimate of this proportion has not been reported previously in an East Asian population. The objective of this study was to estimate the heritability of LV mass in Japanese families living in Hawaii...
  52. ncbi An unusual cause of incessant tachycardia
    Pirooz S Mofrad
    Cardiac Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Service, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5233, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:418-20. 2007
  53. ncbi Uterine epithelioid trophoblastic tumor in an African green monkey (Chlorocebus aethiops sabaeus)
    David Chu
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, and Department of Veteran s Affairs, The Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, USA
    J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 46:92-6. 2007
    ..Overall, the histologic and immunohistochemical features of this tumor were consistent with those of epithelioid trophoblastic tumor. This rare tumor type has not been reported previously to occur in African green monkeys...
  54. ncbi Good feelings in christianity and buddhism: religious differences in ideal affect
    Jeanne L Tsai
    Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:409-21. 2007
    ..g., Gospels, Lotus Sutra) and contemporary self-help books (e.g., Your Best Life Now, Art of Happiness). Findings supported predictions, suggesting that AVT applies to religious and to national and ethnic cultures...
  55. ncbi Deltoid flap combined with fascia lata autograft for rotator cuff defects: a histologic study
    Timothy R McAdams
    Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 1000 Welch Road, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1144-9. 2007
    ..A mutually beneficial relationship may exist when an autogenous fascial graft is combined with a functional deltoid flap for reconstructing large rotator cuff defects...
  56. ncbi Childhood risk factors for thin body preoccupation and social pressure to be thin
    W Stewart Agras
    Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:171-8. 2007
    ..Thin body preoccupation and social pressure to be thin (TBPSP) in adolescence are risk factors for the development of full and partial bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. This study examined precursors of these potent risk factors...
  57. ncbi Laparoscopic renal surgery for benign disease
    Joseph C Liao
    Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine and VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, MC112, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 8:12-8. 2007
    ..We discuss the technical aspects of both transperitoneal and retroperitoneal approaches. Finally, laparoscopic cyst decortication and some of the novel applications of laparoscopic renal surgery are highlighted...
  58. pmc The pancreatic stellate cell: a star on the rise in pancreatic diseases
    M Bishr Omary
    Department of Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Clin Invest 117:50-9. 2007
    ..Therefore, understanding the biology of PaSCs offers potential therapeutic targets for the treatment and prevention of these diseases...
  59. pmc HIV-1 protease and reverse transcriptase mutations for drug resistance surveillance
    Robert W Shafer
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    AIDS 21:215-23. 2007
    ..However, such programs will not produce comparable estimates unless a standardized list of drug-resistance mutations is used to define transmitted resistance...
  60. ncbi Feasibility of noncontact intracardiac ultrasound ablation and imaging catheter for treatment of atrial fibrillation
    Serena H Wong
    Stanford University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford, CA, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:2394-405. 2006
    ..In simulations and proof-of-concept experiments, we show a 37 degrees C temperature rise in the lesion location and demonstrate the possibility of lesion imaging...
  61. pmc Ancient DNA reveals Holocene loss of genetic diversity in a South American rodent
    Yvonne L Chan
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, 371 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Biol Lett 1:423-6. 2005
    ..Our results highlight the importance of non-anthropogenic factors in loss of diversity, including reductions in smaller mammals such as rodents...
  62. ncbi Bone and joint infections in children
    Kathleen Gutierrez
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 52:779-94, vi. 2005
    ..This article reviews current information regarding pathogenesis, epidemiology, and microbiology of pediatric bone and joint infections and the clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment of these infections...

Research Grants62

  1. NOVEL APPROACHES TO ANTITUMOR AND ANTIVIRAL AGENTS
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..By accessing a very diverse range of structural types, the best opportunities to discover new therapeutic agents arise. ..
  2. Synthesis of Macrolides, Steroids, Cyclopentanoids, etc.
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These new synthetic methods apply to many structural types beyond those illustrated and constitutes a significant to gain access to complex molecular targets more easily. ..
  3. NOVEL SYNTHETIC APPROACHES TO ANTITUMOR COMPOUNDS
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..A strategy to one family of tumor promoters represented by teleocidin explores the concept of chemical chameleons. In most cases, the strategy also considers the problem of absolute stereochemistry...
  4. Novel Approaches for Antitumor and Antiviral Agents
    Barry M Trost; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal helps to address this key challenge by developing the underlying initial technology within classes of compounds having demonstrably antitumor or antiviral activities. ..
  5. NOVEL APPROACHES TO ANTITUMOR AND ANTIVIRAL AGENTS
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Equally important, new avenues to vary structure around these cores in order to establish structure-activity relationships with the aim to create better therapeutic agents become available. ..
  6. Synthesis of Macrolides. Steroids, Cyclopentanoids, etc
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This new concept sets the stage for solutions to a long standing problem, the ion channel blockers, the grayanotoxins. as well as the more recently discovered rameswaralide, a potent antiinflamatory. ..
  7. SYNTHESIS OF MACROCYCLES STEROIDS CYCLOPENTANOIDS ETC
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Ring expansion methods may convert these cores into the taxoid skeleton with appropriate functionality at key points for analog development. ..
  8. NOVEL APPROACHES TO ANTITUMOR AND ANTIVIRAL AGENTS
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The diversity of the challenges posed by antiviral and antitumor agents represent highly meaningful tests of their use...
  9. Synthesis of Macrolides, Steroids, Cyclopentanoids, etc.
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These new synthetic methods apply to many structural types beyond those illustrated and constitutes a significant to gain access to complex molecular targets more easily. ..
  10. Synthesis of Macrolides, Steroids, Cyclopentanoids, etc.
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These new synthetic methods apply to many structural types beyond those illustrated and constitutes a significant to gain access to complex molecular targets more easily. ..
  11. NOVEL APPROACHES TO ANTITUMOR AND ANTIVIRAL AGENTS
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By expediting access to very diverse arrays of structural types, the best opportunities to discover new therapeutic agents arise. ..
  12. Synthesis of Macrolides, Steroids, Cyclopentanoids, etc.
    BARRY TROST; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These new synthetic methods apply to many structural types beyond those illustrated and constitutes a significant to gain access to complex molecular targets more easily. ..
  13. SYNTHETIC STUDIES ON TUMOR PROMOTERS AND INHIBITORS
    PAUL ANTHONY WENDER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project provides for the creation of fundamental knowledge of broad potential utility and at the same time new approaches and agents to address unmet clinical needs in cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. ..
  14. SYNTHETIC STUDIES RELATED TO CANCER RESEARCH/TREATMENT
    Paul Wender; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Overall, this research program is expected to be of significant value in chemistry, biology, and medicine. ..
  15. SYNTHETIC STUDIES RELATED TO CANCER RESEARCH/TREATMENT
    Paul Wender; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..A new enolate chemistry will be developed in connection with a general approach to cannabinoid synthesis...
  16. SYNTHETIC STUDIES RELATED TO CANCER RESEARCH/TREATMENT
    Paul Wender; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..A final project entails completion of studies on the synthesis of aplysiatoxin. Overall, this research program is expected to be of significant value in chemistry, biology, and medicine...
  17. SYNTHETIC STUDIES RELATED TO CANCER RESEARCH/TREATMENT
    Paul Wender; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Overall, this research program is expected-to be of significant value in chemistry, biology, and medicine. ..