William Beaumont Hospital

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Organization: William Beaumont Hospital
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Predictors of poor outcome in female patients undergoing endovascular intervention
    Amr E Abbas
    William Beaumont Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 23:401-10. 2010
  2. ncbi Molecular classification system identifies invasive breast carcinoma patients who are most likely and those who are least likely to achieve a complete pathologic response after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Neal S Goldstein
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Cancer 110:1687-96. 2007
  3. ncbi Radiation shielding for gamma stereotactic radiosurgery units
    Patrick N McDermott
    Radiation Oncology Center, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 8:2355. 2007
  4. ncbi Comparison of red cell and whole blood volume as performed using both chromium-51-tagged red cells and iodine-125-tagged albumin and using I-131-tagged albumin and extrapolated red cell volume
    Howard J Dworkin
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073 6769, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:37-40. 2007
  5. ncbi Management of anthracycline extravasation injuries
    David Reeves
    Department of Pharmaceutical Services, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W Thirteen Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1238-42. 2007
  6. ncbi Hypoxia and prognosis: the oxygen tension mounts
    George David Wilson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Front Biosci 12:3502-18. 2007
  7. ncbi Prevalence of self-reported interstitial cystitis (IC) and interstitial-cystitis-like symptoms among adult women in the community
    Ibrahim A Ibrahim
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:489-95. 2007
  8. ncbi Cardiorenal intersection: crossroads to the future
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arq Bras Cardiol 88:117-26. 2007
  9. ncbi Clinical implications of defining the gross tumor volume with combination of CT and 18FDG-positron emission tomography in non-small-cell lung cancer
    Inga S Grills
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48072, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:709-19. 2007
  10. ncbi Oxybutynin in detrusor overactivity
    Ananias Diokno
    Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 W Thirteen Mile Road, Suite 438, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 33:439-45, vii. 2006

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Publications62

  1. doi Predictors of poor outcome in female patients undergoing endovascular intervention
    Amr E Abbas
    William Beaumont Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 23:401-10. 2010
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine predictors of poor outcomes in female patients undergoing endovascular intervention (EI) for symptomatic PAD...
  2. ncbi Molecular classification system identifies invasive breast carcinoma patients who are most likely and those who are least likely to achieve a complete pathologic response after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Neal S Goldstein
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Cancer 110:1687-96. 2007
    ..In the current study, the authors evaluated whether response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy was correlated with the molecular classification groups...
  3. ncbi Radiation shielding for gamma stereotactic radiosurgery units
    Patrick N McDermott
    Radiation Oncology Center, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 8:2355. 2007
    ..S. National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. In as little as 1 hour, a simple electronic spreadsheet can be set up, which will provide radiation levels on planes parallel to the barriers and 0.3 m outside the barriers...
  4. ncbi Comparison of red cell and whole blood volume as performed using both chromium-51-tagged red cells and iodine-125-tagged albumin and using I-131-tagged albumin and extrapolated red cell volume
    Howard J Dworkin
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073 6769, USA
    Am J Med Sci 334:37-40. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine whether measurement with a recently FDA-approved, one-compartment semiautomated system provides similar accuracy...
  5. ncbi Management of anthracycline extravasation injuries
    David Reeves
    Department of Pharmaceutical Services, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W Thirteen Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1238-42. 2007
    ..To review the evidence for the management of anthracycline extravasation and determine the optimal treatment of such injuries...
  6. ncbi Hypoxia and prognosis: the oxygen tension mounts
    George David Wilson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Front Biosci 12:3502-18. 2007
    ..This review discusses the current view of hypoxia, the methods available to measure hypoxia and the prognostic information that has been attained...
  7. ncbi Prevalence of self-reported interstitial cystitis (IC) and interstitial-cystitis-like symptoms among adult women in the community
    Ibrahim A Ibrahim
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:489-95. 2007
    ..Reported estimates of IC prevalence vary widely. The objective of this study is to determine the prevalence of IC among community-dwelling adult women...
  8. ncbi Cardiorenal intersection: crossroads to the future
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arq Bras Cardiol 88:117-26. 2007
  9. ncbi Clinical implications of defining the gross tumor volume with combination of CT and 18FDG-positron emission tomography in non-small-cell lung cancer
    Inga S Grills
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48072, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:709-19. 2007
    ..To compare the planning target volume (PTV) definitions for computed tomography (CT) vs. positron emission tomography (PET) in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  10. ncbi Oxybutynin in detrusor overactivity
    Ananias Diokno
    Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 W Thirteen Mile Road, Suite 438, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 33:439-45, vii. 2006
    ..With more preparations available and more dosing flexibility than any other anticholinergic medication on the market, oxybutynin remains the "gold standard" for first-line therapy for patients who have detrusor overactivity...
  11. ncbi Preliminary results and evaluation of MammoSite balloon brachytherapy for partial breast irradiation for pure ductal carcinoma in situ: a phase II clinical study
    Pamela R Benitez
    Department of Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, 3577 W 13 Mile Rd, Suite 201, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am J Surg 192:427-33. 2006
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  12. ncbi A meta-analysis of the renal safety of isosmolar iodixanol compared with low-osmolar contrast media
    Peter A McCullough
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:692-9. 2006
    ..We sought to compare the nephrotoxicity of isosmolar contrast medium (IOCM) iodixanol with low-osmolar contrast media (LOCM) and to identify predictors of contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN)...
  13. ncbi The contribution of hemolysis to early jaundice in normal newborns
    M Jeffrey Maisels
    Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Pediatrics 118:276-9. 2006
    ..Neonatal jaundice is the result of an imbalance between bilirubin production and elimination, and our objective was to clarify the contribution of an increase in bilirubin production to hyperbilirubinemia in newborns...
  14. ncbi Does intensive phototherapy produce hemolysis in newborns of 35 or more weeks gestation?
    M J Maisels
    Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Perinatol 26:498-500. 2006
    ..Because there is some in vivo and in vitro evidence that standard phototherapy might produce hemolysis, we wished to know whether intensive phototherapy produces hemolysis...
  15. ncbi A prospective, single-blind, randomized crossover trial of sacral vs pudendal nerve stimulation for interstitial cystitis
    Kenneth M Peters
    Department of Urology, Ministrelli Program for Urologic Research and Education MPURE, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    BJU Int 100:835-9. 2007
    ..To compare sacral nerve stimulation (SNS) with pudendal nerve stimulation (PNS) for interstitial cystitis (IC)...
  16. ncbi Five-year results: the initial clinical trial of MammoSite balloon brachytherapy for partial breast irradiation in early-stage breast cancer
    Pamela R Benitez
    Department of Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, 3577 W 13 Mile Rd, Suite 201, Beaumont Cancer Center, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Am J Surg 194:456-62. 2007
    ..This report presents the 5-year results of the treated patients...
  17. ncbi The dose-volume relationship of small bowel irradiation and acute grade 3 diarrhea during chemoradiotherapy for rectal cancer
    John M Robertson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:413-8. 2008
    ..This study tested the previously defined parameters in a much larger group of patients...
  18. ncbi Aspirin for the primary prevention of cardiovascular events: considerations regarding the risk/benefit
    Barry A Franklin
    Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Laboratories, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, 48073, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 38:158-61. 2010
    ..Original Article: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Aspirin for the prevention of cardiovascular disease: U.S. preventive services task force recommendation statement. Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(6):396-404...
  19. doi Randomized trial of percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation versus Sham efficacy in the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome: results from the SUmiT trial
    Kenneth M Peters
    Department of Urology, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Urol 183:1438-43. 2010
    ..The improvement in global response assessment, voiding diary parameters, and overactive bladder and quality of life questionnaires was evaluated...
  20. doi Tetrahedron beam computed tomography (TBCT): a new design of volumetric CT system
    Tiezhi Zhang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Phys Med Biol 54:3365-78. 2009
    ..In this paper, we describe the design of the TBCT system for image-guided radiotherapy and some results of preliminary studies...
  21. doi Dexamethasone posterior-segment drug delivery system in the treatment of macular edema resulting from uveitis or Irvine-Gass syndrome
    George A Williams
    Beaumont Eye Institute, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:1048-54, 1054.e1-2. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of a dexamethasone intravitreous drug delivery system (dexamethasone DDS) in patients with persistent macular edema (ME) resulting from uveitis or Irvine-Gass syndrome...
  22. pmc Fractional limb volume--a soft tissue parameter of fetal body composition: validation, technical considerations and normal ranges during pregnancy
    W Lee
    Division of Fetal Imaging, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, William Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, MI 48073 6769, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 33:427-40. 2009
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  23. pmc A simplified method of four-dimensional dose accumulation using the mean patient density representation
    Carri K Glide-Hurst
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Med Phys 35:5269-77. 2008
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  24. doi Low-fidelity exercises for basic surgical skills training and assessment
    Niyant V Patel
    Department of Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Am J Surg 197:119-25. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to develop and validate low-fidelity exercises for basic surgical skills training and assessment...
  25. doi Predictors of mortality in trauma patients with intracranial hemorrhage on preinjury aspirin or clopidogrel
    Felicia A Ivascu
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 65:785-8. 2008
    ..The mortality risk in elderly patients who sustained head trauma resulting in intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) while taking the antiplatelet agents aspirin (ASA) or clopidogrel or both (Plavix) was evaluated...
  26. doi New insights in preventive cardiology and cardiac rehabilitation
    Barry A Franklin
    Division of Cardiology, Cardiac Rehabilitation Exercise Laboratories, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 23:477-86. 2008
    ..To summarize changing paradigms and perceptions in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease...
  27. ncbi Peak oxygen consumption and the minute ventilation/carbon dioxide production relation slope in morbidly obese men and women: influence of subject effort and body mass index
    Adam T deJong
    From the Department of Medicine, Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:100-5. 2008
    ..59) with increasing BMI quintiles. The VE/VCO2 slope is an effort-independent measure that is also independent of BMI and may serve as an adjunctive cardiorespiratory variable when evaluating morbidly obese men and women...
  28. pmc Plaque complement activation and cognitive loss in Alzheimer's disease
    David A Loeffler
    Neurology Research Laboratory, William Beaumont Hospital Research Institute, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Neuroinflammation 5:9. 2008
    ..Complement activation is increased in Alzheimer's disease (AD), but its significance is unclear. The objective of this study was to determine the relationship between complement activation and cognition during the development of AD...
  29. doi Phototherapy for neonatal jaundice
    M Jeffrey Maisels
    Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:920-8. 2008
  30. ncbi Making the strategic plan work
    Mark D Kolins
    Beaumont Reference Laboratory, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Physician Exec 34:42-5. 2008
    ..Learn the essentials for a team to create a strategic plan and the process for using the plan as the focus of the team's work...
  31. ncbi Pre-treatment proliferation and the outcome of conventional and accelerated radiotherapy
    George D Wilson
    Gray Cancer Institute, Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 2JR, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:363-71. 2006
    ..005). The data presented in this study do not support that a high pre-treatment Ki-67 is associated with a therapeutic benefit from accelerated radiotherapy...
  32. ncbi Effects of weight loss and pharmacotherapy on inflammatory markers of cardiovascular disease
    Wendy M Miller
    Beaumont Health Center, Weight Control Center, Division of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48078, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 3:743-59. 2005
    ..This article will review clinical trials on the effects of weight loss and pharmacotherapy on obesity associated inflammatory and thrombotic markers linked with cardiovascular disease...
  33. ncbi Surgery or stent? The gap continues to narrow
    William W O'Neill
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Lancet 360:961-2. 2002
  34. ncbi Pathophysiology and management of right heart ischemia
    James A Goldstein
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:841-53. 2002
    ..Reperfusion enhances recovery of RV performance and improves the clinical course and survival...
  35. ncbi Rebound in serum bilirubin level following intensive phototherapy
    M Jeffrey Maisels
    Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W 13 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:669-72. 2002
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  36. ncbi Dosimetric characteristics of the MammoSite RTS, a new breast brachytherapy applicator
    Gregory K Edmundson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:1132-9. 2002
    ..This is the first published report on the dosimetric characteristics of this device...
  37. ncbi Recent pathology related advances in colorectal adenocarcinomas
    N S Goldstein
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 West Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Eur J Surg Oncol 27:446-50. 2001
    ..Formats for standardized reporting of colorectal resection specimens are presented as a means to improve quality and consistency of pathological data recording and collection...
  38. ncbi Cone-beam computed tomography with a flat-panel imager: magnitude and effects of x-ray scatter
    J H Siewerdsen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Med Phys 28:220-31. 2001
    ..Other reconstruction parameters, such as transaxial resolution length and reconstruction filter, can be similarly adjusted to achieve CNR equal to that obtained in the scatter-free case...
  39. ncbi Monitor unit settings for intensity modulated beams delivered using a step-and-shoot approach
    M B Sharpe
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073 6769, USA
    Med Phys 27:2719-25. 2000
    ..If this is not possible, very small fields should not contribute to a significant portion of the treatment, or uncertainties in the collimator position may effect the accuracy of the dose delivered...
  40. ncbi Laser treatments with verteporfin therapy and its potential impact on retinal practices
    R R Margherio
    Beaumont Eye Institute, Associated Retinal Consultants, PC, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Retina 20:325-30. 2000
    ..Photodynamic therapy with verteporfin potentially allows many more patients to be treated. The authors' aim was to assess the impact of this increase on retinal practices...
  41. ncbi Intraductal carcinoma of the breast: pathologic features associated with local recurrence in patients treated with breast-conserving therapy
    N S Goldstein
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 24:1058-67. 2000
    ..These results suggest that the volume of DCIS in the specimen, and the volume of DCIS near the margin are associated with local recurrence. These features can be used to identify those patients with a higher chance of local recurrence...
  42. ncbi Diode laser ablation for threshold retinopathy of prematurity: short-term structural outcome
    M H DeJonge
    Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich 48073, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:365-7. 2000
    ..To describe short-term structural outcomes and associated ocular complications in premature infants treated with diode laser ablation for retinopathy of prematurity...
  43. ncbi Gastric cardia inflammation and intestinal metaplasia: associations with reflux esophagitis and Helicobacter pylori
    N S Goldstein
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073 6769, USA
    Mod Pathol 12:1017-24. 1999
    ..Pathologists should refrain from applying the term Barrett's esophagus for biopsies procured from the cardia that show intestinal metaplasia in patients with a normal squamocolumnar junction...
  44. ncbi Dose-volume analysis for quality assurance of interstitial brachytherapy for breast cancer
    F A Vicini
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 45:803-10. 1999
    ..Analyses performed in this fashion will be needed to ultimately assist in determining the efficacy of breast implants...
  45. ncbi Diamide-induced cytotoxicity and thermotolerance in CHO cells
    M J Borrelli
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Cell Physiol 177:483-92. 1998
    ..The data also illustrate that differences in how proteins are denatured and aggregated can affect their cytotoxicity and the manner in which thermotolerance is expressed...
  46. ncbi A dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry artifact and potential pitfall: the nonremovable umbilical ring
    Paul J Bohdiewicz
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 27:911-2. 2002
  47. ncbi Oral telithromycin 800 mg once daily for 5 days versus cefuroxime axetil 500 mg twice daily for 10 days in adults with acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis
    M J Zervos
    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    J Int Med Res 31:157-69. 2003
    ..The 5-day regimen of 800 mg telithromycin once daily was similar in efficacy and equally well tolerated as a 10-day regimen of 500 mg cefuroxime axetil twice daily in adults with AECB...
  48. ncbi Lumbar spinal stenosis. Treatment strategies and indications for surgery
    Dilip K Sengupta
    William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 West Thirteen Mile Road Suite 604, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 34:281-95. 2003
    ..Generous decompression but selective fusion of the unstable segment only are preferable for degenerative spondylolisthesis and type I degenerative scoliosis with minimal rotation of the spine...
  49. ncbi Cardiovascular events associated with exercise. The risk-protection paradox
    Barry A Franklin
    Cardiac Rehabilitation Program and Exercise Laboratories, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, and Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, Mich, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:189-95; quiz 196-7. 2005
  50. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of noninvasive coronary angiography using 64-slice spiral computed tomography
    Gilbert L Raff
    Cardiology Division, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48380, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:552-7. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of multislice computed tomography (MSCT) coronary angiography using a new 64-slice scanner...
  51. ncbi Antenatal diagnosis of placenta accreta: a review
    C H Comstock
    Division of Fetal Imaging, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 26:89-96. 2005
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  52. ncbi Combined CT-PET criteria for myocardial viability and scar: a preliminary report
    Ching Yee Oliver Wong
    Positron Diagnostic Center and Cyclotron, Department of Nuclear Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan 48073 6769, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 20:487-91. 2004
    ..The real value of this combined anatomical and functional evaluation will be with the upcoming concurrent CT and PET imaging using dedicated multi-slice CT-PET scanners...
  53. ncbi Mild hypophosphatasia in utero: bent bones in a family with dental disease
    Christine Comstock
    Division of Fetal Imaging, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 W Thirteen Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 24:707-9. 2005
  54. ncbi Delayed-onset heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
    Maureen A Smythe
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Wayne State University, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48201, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:417-9. 2005
    ..Delayed-onset heparin-induced thrombocytopenia should be included in the differential diagnosis of a patient with recent heparin exposure who presents with thrombosis or thrombocytopenia...
  55. ncbi The ultrasonographic appearance of ovarian ectopic pregnancies
    Christine Comstock
    Division of Fetal Imaging, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48009, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:42-5. 2005
    ..To evaluate the ultrasonographic findings of ovarian ectopic pregnancies...
  56. ncbi Management of neonatal herpes simplex virus infections
    Bishara J Freij
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 West Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Indian J Pediatr 71:921-6. 2004
    ..If positive, they should be treated with acyclovir even if asymptomatic. Suppressive acyclovir therapy beginning at 36 weeks gestation is often prescribed for women with frequent recurrences of genital herpes...
  57. ncbi Cardiac tamponade, constrictive pericarditis, and restrictive cardiomyopathy
    James A Goldstein
    Division of Cardiology, William Beaumont Hospital, 3601 West Thirteen Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Probl Cardiol 29:503-67. 2004
    ....
  58. ncbi Training principles for elite senior athletes
    Barry A Franklin
    Beaumont Health Center, Preventive Cardiology, 4949 Coolidge Highway, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 3:173-9. 2004
    ..Although competition and "personal bests" are important, protection against sickness and disability are increasingly listed as the primary participative motives of older athletes...
  59. ncbi Eye care in the skilled nursing facility: a pilot study of prevalence and treatment patterns of glaucoma
    John J Voytas
    Woodward Hills Nursing Center, 39312 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:156-60. 2004
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  60. ncbi Prevention of urinary incontinence by behavioral modification program: a randomized, controlled trial among older women in the community
    Ananias C Diokno
    Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48073, USA
    J Urol 171:1165-71. 2004
    ..We determined whether a behavioral modification program (BMP) taught to groups of continent older women would decrease the incidence of urinary incontinence, increase pelvic muscle strength and improve voiding control...
  61. ncbi Limited-field radiation therapy in the management of early-stage breast cancer
    Frank A Vicini
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48072, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1205-10. 2003
    ..e., limited-field radiation therapy) in selected patients treated with breast-conserving therapy and compared them with results of matched breast-conserving therapy patients who underwent whole-breast radiation therapy...
  62. ncbi Gamma radiation induces CD69 expression on lymphocytes
    J C Chen
    Department of Clinical Pathology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073 6769, USA
    Cytometry 30:304-12. 1997
    ..CD69 functions as a marker for response to radiation, but unlike antigen or mitogen, radiation-induced CD69 expression does not lead to proliferation...

Research Grants23

  1. Safety and Efficacy of Nerve Rerouting for Treating Neurogenic Bladder in Spina B
    Kenneth M Peters; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Dr. Xiao, in China, developed a new procedure to rewire the nerves affecting the bladder, and this project aims to scientifically establish the safety and effectiveness of the surgical procedure. ..
  2. Beaumont Interstitial Cystitis Clinical Research Network
    Kenneth Peters; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Established mechanisms are in place at William Beaumont Hospital, Department of Urology for enrolling and retaining interstitial cystitis patients into clinical research ..
  3. Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network
    Larry Sirls; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..7). The full protocols, including a description of the Study Aims, designs and methods for the SISTEr and BE-DRI studies are included in Appendix B. ..
  4. BEAUMONT/FORD INTERSTITIAL CYSTITIS CLINICAL CENTER
    Ananias Diokno; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The combination therapy will also potentially reduce the dos of BCG, which will lower the cost and decrease the potential morbidity of this treatment program. ..
  5. Temporal Variation of Organ Dose Distribution in RT
    Di Yan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Explore practical methods to include temporal variation of organ dose distribution, estimated from image feedback, in treatment planning optimization. ..
  6. Image-guided radiation therapy of prostate cancer
    Qiuwen Wu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The adoption of image guidance will allow significantly increased local control and reduced radiation induced complications in prostate cancer patients. ..
  7. FLAT PANEL CONE BEAM CT FOR IMAGE GUIDED RADIOTHERAPY
    David Jaffray; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Successful completion of this program will identify an imaging solution that addresses the clinical need for image-guidance in radiation therapy. ..
  8. HIGH-PRECISION IMAGE-GUIDED RADIOTHERAPY OF THE PROSTATE
    David Jaffray; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The completion of this system will provide radiation oncologists with the opportunity for unprecedented geometric precision in non-invasive therapy of the prostate. ..
  9. Image Guided Integrated Active Breath Hold Radiotherapy
    Geoffrey Hugo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3) Quantify residual setup error in a small population of patients. ..