Experts and Doctors on middle aged in Evanston, Illinois, United States


Locale: Evanston, Illinois, United States
Topic: middle aged

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  1. Reid K, Chang A, Dubocovich M, Turek F, Takahashi J, Zee P. Familial advanced sleep phase syndrome. Arch Neurol. 2001;58:1089-94 pubmed
    ..Genetic analysis of familial sleep and circadian rhythm disorders is important for identifying a specific gene(s) responsible for the regulation of sleep and circadian rhythms in humans. ..
  2. Vogel K, Atchley D, Erlichman J, Broglio K, Ready K, Valero V, et al. BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic testing in Hispanic patients: mutation prevalence and evaluation of the BRCAPRO risk assessment model. J Clin Oncol. 2007;25:4635-41 pubmed
    ..The BRCAPRO model appears to perform equally well in Hispanics as in whites. ..
  3. Hacek D, Robb W, Paule S, Kudrna J, Stamos V, Peterson L. Staphylococcus aureus nasal decolonization in joint replacement surgery reduces infection. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2008;466:1349-55 pubmed publisher
    ..7%) developed S. aureus SSIs. SSIs from other organisms were 0.44% and 0.69%, respectively. Level III, therapeutic study. See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence. ..
  4. Cardozo E, Pavone M, Hirshfeld Cytron J. Metabolic syndrome and oocyte quality. Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2011;22:103-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In this review, we discuss the animal and human data available to determine if the abnormality is at the level of the ovary and/or endometrium, and discuss the underlying mechanisms causing the associated poor reproductive outcomes. ..
  5. Deepak P, Stobaugh D, Sherid M, Sifuentes H, Ehrenpreis E. Neurological events with tumour necrosis factor alpha inhibitors reported to the Food and Drug Administration Adverse Event Reporting System. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2013;38:388-96 pubmed publisher
    ..While several neurological AEs have been described, definite association between de novo development of these AEs and exposure to TNF-? inhibitors was not established using the Naranjo score. ..
  6. Anderson S, Parbery Clark A, White Schwoch T, Kraus N. Auditory brainstem response to complex sounds predicts self-reported speech-in-noise performance. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2013;56:31-43 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the findings underscore the link between the cABR and hearing in noise. ..
  7. Wiet R, Mamikoglu B, Odom L, Hoistad D. Long-term results of the first 500 cases of acoustic neuroma surgery. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2001;124:645-51 pubmed
    ..This retrospective study focuses on 2 outcome results after surgical intervention for acoustic neuroma: (1) facial nerve status, and (2) hearing preservation...
  8. Shenkar R, Venkatasubramanian P, Zhao J, Batjer H, Wyrwicz A, Awad I. Advanced magnetic resonance imaging of cerebral cavernous malformations: part I. High-field imaging of excised human lesions. Neurosurgery. 2008;63:782-9; discussion 789 pubmed publisher
    ..These preliminary observations will motivate future research, correlating lesion biological and clinical activity with features of MRI at higher field strength. ..
  9. Rebbeck T, Mitra N, Wan F, Healey S, McGuffog L, Chenevix Trench G, et al. Association of type and location of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations with risk of breast and ovarian cancer. JAMA. 2015;313:1347-61 pubmed publisher
    ..With appropriate validation, these data may have implications for risk assessment and cancer prevention decision making for carriers of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations. ..

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  1. Schipper O, Denduluri S, Zhou Y, Haddad S. Effect of Obesity on Total Ankle Arthroplasty Outcomes. Foot Ankle Int. 2016;37:1-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Level III, retrospective comparative series. ..
  2. Kearns J, Lapin B, Wang E, Roehl K, Cooper P, Catalona W, et al. Associations Between iCOGS Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Upgrading in Both Surgical and Active Surveillance Cohorts of Men with Prostate Cancer. Eur Urol. 2016;69:223-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that these genetic markers helped predict which patients had more aggressive disease in both groups. ..
  3. Han Y, Forno E, Marsland A, Miller G, Celedón J. Depression, Asthma, and Bronchodilator Response in a Nationwide Study of US Adults. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2016;4:68-73.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..Anxiety was not associated with asthma or BDR. Depressive symptoms are associated with asthma in adults, independently of anxiety symptoms. Major depression is associated with reduced BDR in adults with asthma. ..
  4. Rosenbloom S, Victorson D, Hahn E, Peterman A, Cella D. Assessment is not enough: a randomized controlled trial of the effects of HRQL assessment on quality of life and satisfaction in oncology clinical practice. Psychooncology. 2007;16:1069-79 pubmed
    ..It is suggested that positive effects may require supplementing assessment results with specific suggestions for clinical management changes. ..
  5. Wu Y, Storey P, Carrillo A, Saglamer C, Cohen B, Epstein L, et al. Whole brain and localized magnetization transfer measurements are associated with cognitive impairment in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2008;29:140-5 pubmed
    ..Quantitative MTR measurements, determined for the whole brain and for vulnerable ROIs, are sensitive to neuropathologic changes associated with cognitive impairment in HIV-infected patients. ..
  6. Su P, Gard S, Lipschutz R, Kuiken T. Gait characteristics of persons with bilateral transtibial amputations. J Rehabil Res Dev. 2007;44:491-501 pubmed
    ..These results demonstrate the deficiencies in current prosthetic componentry and suggest that further research is needed to enhance prosthesis function and improve gait in persons with amputations. ..
  7. Ennis J, Worcester E, Coe F, Sprague S. Current recommended 25-hydroxyvitamin D targets for chronic kidney disease management may be too low. J Nephrol. 2016;29:63-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Additional prospective trials seem appropriate to test the idea that 25-D levels around 40-50 ng/ml could be a safe and effective treatment target for secondary hyperparathyroidism in CKD. ..
  8. Silvestri V, Barrowdale D, Mulligan A, Neuhausen S, Fox S, Karlan B, et al. Male breast cancer in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: pathology data from the Consortium of Investigators of Modifiers of BRCA1/2. Breast Cancer Res. 2016;18:15 pubmed publisher
    ..e., high histologic grade). These findings could lead to the development of gender-specific risk prediction models and guide clinical strategies appropriate for MBC management. ..
  9. Zhang S, Xiao Q, Shi Z, Yu G, Ma X, Chen H, et al. Caspase polymorphisms and prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0176802 pubmed publisher
    ..012 and 0.010, respectively). In conclusion, the CASP9 rs4645981 polymorphism, CASP3 and CASP9 haplotypes may be useful prognosis markers for HCC patients with surgical resection of tumor. ..
  10. Pauloski B, Rademaker A, Logemann J, Stein D, Beery Q, Newman L, et al. Pretreatment swallowing function in patients with head and neck cancer. Head Neck. 2000;22:474-82 pubmed
    ..The tendency for patients not to perceive a swallowing problem is consistent with the highly functional nature of their pretreatment swallow. ..
  11. Igwilo O, Byrne M, Nguyen K, Atkinson J. Malignant gastric stromal tumor: unusual metastatic patterns. South Med J. 2003;96:512-5 pubmed
    ..A discussion of metastatic pattern is presented, with emphasis placed on the need for continued surveillance after resectional surgery for gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST). ..
  12. Rawal A, Gavin P, Sturgis C. Cerebrospinal fluid cytology in seasonal epidemic West Nile virus meningo-encephalitis. Diagn Cytopathol. 2006;34:127-9 pubmed
    ..Relative lymphocyte proportions increased from a mean of 39 to 48% after 3 days of illness. WNV should be considered as a potential etiology of infectious CSF pleocytosis in the North American late summer and early fall seasons. ..
  13. Logemann J, Rademaker A, Pauloski B, Kelly A, Stangl McBreen C, Antinoja J, et al. A randomized study comparing the Shaker exercise with traditional therapy: a preliminary study. Dysphagia. 2009;24:403-11 pubmed publisher
    ..After both types of therapy there is a significant increase in UES opening width on 3-ml paste swallows. ..
  14. Parbery Clark A, Strait D, Anderson S, Hittner E, Kraus N. Musical experience and the aging auditory system: implications for cognitive abilities and hearing speech in noise. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e18082 pubmed publisher
    ..By demonstrating that speech-in-noise perception and related cognitive function are enhanced in older musicians, our results imply that musical training may reduce the impact of age-related auditory decline. ..
  15. Fox M, Billings S, Gleason B, Moore J, Thomas A, Shea C, et al. Expression of MiTF may be helpful in differentiating cellular neurothekeoma from plexiform fibrohistiocytic tumor (histiocytoid predominant) in a partial biopsy specimen. Am J Dermatopathol. 2012;34:157-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Some have suggested that CNT and PFHT are related entities. No prior study has demonstrated a reliable immunohistochemical panel to differentiate these entities...
  16. Sherid M, Sifuentes H, Samo S, Deepak P, Sridhar S. Lubiprostone induced ischemic colitis. World J Gastroenterol. 2013;19:299-303 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinical vigilance for ischemic colitis is recommended for patients receiving lubiprostone who are presenting with abdominal pain and rectal bleeding. ..
  17. Stacey S, Kehr B, Gudmundsson J, Zink F, Jonasdottir A, Gudjonsson S, et al. Insertion of an SVA-E retrotransposon into the CASP8 gene is associated with protection against prostate cancer. Hum Mol Genet. 2016;25:1008-18 pubmed publisher
    ..999), which showed associations with both the splicing anomalies (P = 6.5 × 10(-32)) and with protection against prostate cancer (OR = 0.91, P = 3.8 × 10(-7)). ..
  18. Flückiger C, Forrer L, Schnider B, Bättig I, Bodenmann G, Zinbarg R. A Single-blinded, Randomized Clinical Trial of How to Implement an Evidence-based Treatment for Generalized Anxiety Disorder [IMPLEMENT]--Effects of Three Different Strategies of Implementation. EBioMedicine. 2016;3:163-171 pubmed publisher
    ..Swiss Science National Foundation (SNSF-Nr. PZ00P1_136937/1) awarded to CF. ..
  19. Rad A, Engan K, Katsaggelos A, Kvaløy J, Wik L, Kramer Johansen J, et al. Automatic cardiac rhythm interpretation during resuscitation. Resuscitation. 2016;102:44-50 pubmed publisher
    ..An ECG based automatic rhythm interpreter for resuscitation has been demonstrated. The interpreter handles VT, VF and AS well, while PEA and PR discrimination poses a more difficult problem. ..
  20. Kim M, Rachwal W, McHale C, Bruckman D, Decena B, Russman P, et al. Effect of amiodarone +/- diltiazem +/- beta blocker on frequency of atrial fibrillation, length of hospitalization, and hospital costs after coronary artery bypass grafting. Am J Cardiol. 2002;89:1126-8 pubmed
  21. Abramov Y, Gandhi S, Goldberg R, Botros S, Kwon C, Sand P. Site-specific rectocele repair compared with standard posterior colporrhaphy. Obstet Gynecol. 2005;105:314-8 pubmed
    ..Site-specific rectocele repair is associated with higher anatomic recurrence rates and similar rates of dyspareunia and bowel symptoms than standard posterior colporrhaphy. II-3. ..
  22. Bianchi L, Burke C, Bennett A, Lopez R, Hasson H, Church J. Fundic gland polyp dysplasia is common in familial adenomatous polyposis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008;6:180-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study examined the prevalence of FGPs and FGP dysplasia in FAP and identified endoscopic or demographic features associated with FGPs and dysplasia...
  23. Klemp E, Dhar S. Speech perception in noise using directional microphones in open-canal hearing aids. J Am Acad Audiol. 2008;19:571-8 pubmed
    ..As open-canal fittings have become increasingly popular in the recent past, so has the debate about the effective directional benefit available from these devices...
  24. Gradishar W, Hansen N, Susnik B. Clinical roundtable monograph: a multidisciplinary approach to the use of oncotype DX in clinical practice. Clin Adv Hematol Oncol. 2009;7:1-7 pubmed
    ..Also, the latest research into the benefit of the Oncotype DX assay in node-positive patients is discussed. Finally, sample case studies offer clinically relevant examples of the practical application of the Oncotype DX assay. ..
  25. La Forgia C, Franke J, Hacek D, Thomson R, Robicsek A, Peterson L. Management of a multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii outbreak in an intensive care unit using novel environmental disinfection: a 38-month report. Am J Infect Control. 2010;38:259-63 pubmed publisher
    ..A systematic search for an environmental reservoir followed by decontamination significantly reduced (P < .01) the incidence of MDR A baumannii infection. ..
  26. Badri R, Siegel J, Wright B. Auditory filter shapes and high-frequency hearing in adults who have impaired speech in noise performance despite clinically normal audiograms. J Acoust Soc Am. 2011;129:852-63 pubmed publisher
    ..These results strengthen the idea that this population has a variety of hearing deficits that go undetected by standard audiometry. ..
  27. Ingvalson E, Lee B, Fiebig P, Wong P. The effects of short-term computerized speech-in-noise training on postlingually deafened adult cochlear implant recipients. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2013;56:81-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Listeners also showed a significant reduction in the degree of SNR loss on the QuickSIN after training. Short-term speech-in-noise training may improve speech-in-noise perception in postlingually deafened adult CI recipients. ..
  28. Sand P, Dmochowski R, Reddy J, van der Meulen E. Efficacy and safety of low dose desmopressin orally disintegrating tablet in women with nocturia: results of a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled, parallel group study. J Urol. 2013;190:958-64 pubmed publisher
    ..At a dose of 25 ?g, desmopressin orally disintegrating tablet is an effective and well tolerated treatment for women with nocturia. Treatment provides rapid and sustained improvement in nocturia and quality of life. ..
  29. Hurt C, Wang J, Capó Lugo C, Brown D. Effect of progressive horizontal resistive force on the comfortable walking speed of individuals post-stroke. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2015;12:12 pubmed publisher
    ..g. walking against resistance), but should also focus on increasing the range of speeds at which people can safely walk. ..
  30. Vogler S. Welcoming Diversity? Symbolic Boundaries and the Politics of Normativity in Kansas City's LGBTQ Communities. J Homosex. 2016;63:169-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Recovering queer perspectives allows us to imagine a more capacious definition of diversity and inclusion, both within the LGBTQ movement and in urban space. ..
  31. Bello J, Lapin B, Poston L, Hirshfeld M, Hosack A. The Role of Patient Activation in Contraceptive Use. Womens Health Issues. 2016;26:161-7 pubmed publisher
  32. McDade T, Tallman P, Madimenos F, Liebert M, Cepon T, Sugiyama L, et al. Analysis of variability of high sensitivity C-reactive protein in lowland Ecuador reveals no evidence of chronic low-grade inflammation. Am J Hum Biol. 2012;24:675-81 pubmed publisher
    ..These results may have substantial implications for research on inflammation and diseases of aging globally, as well as for scientific understandings of the regulation of inflammation. ..
  33. Hassman D, Witek Janusek L. Trismus and acute respiratory distress in a 63-year-old woman ten days after stepping on a firecracker. J Emerg Nurs. 2004;30:526-8 pubmed
  34. Sharif S, Hyser M. Ischemic proctitis: case series and literature review. Am Surg. 2006;72:1241-7 pubmed
    ..In our series, two-thirds of the cases involved transmural necrosis of the rectal wall (40% mortality) and the remaining one-third presented with patchy ischemic changes (20% mortality). ..
  35. Bibbins Domingo K, Grossman D, Curry S, Barry M, Davidson K, Doubeni C, et al. Screening for Thyroid Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. JAMA. 2017;317:1882-1887 pubmed publisher
    ..The USPSTF therefore determined that the net benefit of screening for thyroid cancer is negative. The USPSTF recommends against screening for thyroid cancer in asymptomatic adults. (D recommendation). ..
  36. Kleindienst S, Zapala D, Nielsen D, Griffith J, Rishiq D, Lundy L, et al. Development and Initial Validation of a Consumer Questionnaire to Predict the Presence of Ear Disease. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017;143:983-989 pubmed publisher
    ..A self-administered tool to estimate ear disease risk would provide disease surveillance without posing an unreasonable barrier to hearing aid procurement...
  37. Huang H, Singh B, Morton D, Johnson G, Clements B, Meyers L. Equalizing access to pandemic influenza vaccines through optimal allocation to public health distribution points. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0182720 pubmed publisher
    ..8% in 2009) suffices to achieve equity across all counties in Texas. ..
  38. Erler S, Garstecki D. Hearing loss- and hearing aid-related stigma: perceptions of women with age-normal hearing. Am J Audiol. 2002;11:83-91 pubmed
    ..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. ..
  39. Maury E, Ramsey K, Bass J. Circadian rhythms and metabolic syndrome: from experimental genetics to human disease. Circ Res. 2010;106:447-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Consideration of the cell and molecular links between disorders of circadian rhythms and sleep with metabolic syndrome has begun to open new opportunities for mechanism-based therapeutics. ..
  40. Cham E, Watkin W, Goldschmidt R, Liu L. Fine needle aspiration cytology of adrenocortical oncocytic neoplasm: a case report. Acta Cytol. 2010;54:627-34 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge, there is no association between the 2 lesions. We review criteria to classify benign vs. malignant AONs and discuss the literature on this topic. ..
  41. Leung D, Yetasook A, Carbray J, Butt Z, Hoeger Y, Denham W, et al. Single-incision surgery has higher cost with equivalent pain and quality-of-life scores compared with multiple-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a prospective randomized blinded comparison. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;215:702-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We show SI surgery to have higher costs than MI surgery with equivalent quality-of-life scores, pain analogue scores, and pain-medication use. ..
  42. Kuhnen C, SAMANEZ LARKIN G, Knutson B. Serotonergic genotypes, neuroticism, and financial choices. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e54632 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings show that 5-HTTLPR short allele carriers avoid risky and complex financial choices due to negative emotional reactions, and have implications for understanding and managing individual differences in financial choice. ..
  43. Undurraga E, Behrman J, Leonard W, Godoy R. The effects of community income inequality on health: Evidence from a randomized control trial in the Bolivian Amazon. Soc Sci Med. 2016;149:66-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Evidence suggests increased work efforts among better-off households when the lot of the poor improved, possibly due to a preference for rank preservation. The study points to new paths by which inequality might affect health. ..
  44. Logemann J, Gensler G, Robbins J, Lindblad A, Brandt D, Hind J, et al. A randomized study of three interventions for aspiration of thin liquids in patients with dementia or Parkinson's disease. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2008;51:173-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Evidence-based practice requires taking patient preference into account when designing a dysphagic patient's management plan. The longer-term impact of short-term prevention of aspiration requires further study. ..
  45. Roy H, Subramanian H, Damania D, Hensing T, Rom W, Pass H, et al. Optical detection of buccal epithelial nanoarchitectural alterations in patients harboring lung cancer: implications for screening. Cancer Res. 2010;70:7748-54 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results offer proof of concept that buccal PWS may potentially herald a minimally intrusive prescreening test that could be integral to the success of lung cancer population screening programs. ..
  46. Anderson S, Parbery Clark A, Yi H, Kraus N. A neural basis of speech-in-noise perception in older adults. Ear Hear. 2011;32:750-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Given the limitations of amplification, our results suggest the need for inclusion of auditory training to strengthen central auditory processing in older adults with SIN perception difficulties. ..
  47. Czechura T, Winchester D, Pesce C, Huo D, Winchester D, Yao K. Accelerated partial-breast irradiation versus whole-breast irradiation for early-stage breast cancer patients undergoing breast conservation, 2003-2010: a report from the national cancer data base. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013;20:3223-32 pubmed publisher
    ..2 % as "unsuitable." The utilization of APBI has stabilized at approximately 12 % starting in 2008. The majority of APBI is delivered using APBI-b, with patient age being the most significant factor associated with APBI use. ..
  48. Peterson L, Wright M, Beaumont J, Komutanon V, Patel P, Schora D, et al. Nonimpact of Decolonization as an Adjunctive Measure to Contact Precautions for the Control of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Transmission in Acute Care. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016;60:99-104 pubmed publisher
    ..82; 95% CI, 0.46 to 1.45; P = 0.49). Decolonization of MRSA patients does not add benefit when contact precautions are used for patients colonized with MRSA in acute (hospital) care. ..
  49. Gould S, Moore E, Hoyt D, Ness P, Norris E, Carson J, et al. The life-sustaining capacity of human polymerized hemoglobin when red cells might be unavailable. J Am Coll Surg. 2002;195:445-52; discussion 452-5 pubmed
    ..PolyHeme should be useful in the early treatment of urgent blood loss and resolve the dilemma of unavailability of red cells. ..
  50. Thompson S, Salmon J. Physician collective bargaining in a U.S. public hospital. Int J Health Serv. 2003;33:55-76 pubmed
  51. Faroqi Shah Y, Thompson C. Semantic, lexical, and phonological influences on the production of verb inflections in agrammatic aphasia. Brain Lang. 2004;89:484-98 pubmed
  52. Knobloch Fedders L, Pinsoft W, Mann B. The formation of the therapeutic alliance in couple therapy. Fam Process. 2004;43:425-42 pubmed
    ..Clinical implications for the assessment and treatment of couples are discussed. ..
  53. McAviney J, Schulz D, Bock R, Harrison D, Holland B. Determining the relationship between cervical lordosis and neck complaints. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2005;28:187-93 pubmed
    ..To investigate the presence of a "functionally normal" cervical lordosis and identify if this and the amount of forward head posture are related to neck complaints...
  54. Huang J, Presley J, Chimento M, Curcio C, Johnson M. Age-related changes in human macular Bruch's membrane as seen by quick-freeze/deep-etch. Exp Eye Res. 2007;85:202-18 pubmed
  55. Butt Z, Rosenbloom S, Abernethy A, Beaumont J, Paul D, Hampton D, et al. Fatigue is the most important symptom for advanced cancer patients who have had chemotherapy. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2008;6:448-55 pubmed
  56. Murphy G, Szokol J, Marymont J, Greenberg S, Avram M, Vender J. Residual neuromuscular blockade and critical respiratory events in the postanesthesia care unit. Anesth Analg. 2008;107:130-7 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that incomplete neuromuscular recovery is an important contributing factor in the development of adverse respiratory events in the PACU. ..
  57. Murphy G, Szokol J, Marymont J, Greenberg S, Avram M, Vender J, et al. Intraoperative acceleromyographic monitoring reduces the risk of residual neuromuscular blockade and adverse respiratory events in the postanesthesia care unit. Anesthesiology. 2008;109:389-98 pubmed publisher
    ..0001). Incomplete neuromuscular recovery can be minimized with acceleromyographic monitoring. The risk of adverse respiratory events during early recovery from anesthesia can be reduced by intraoperative acceleromyography use. ..
  58. Anderson S, Parbery Clark A, White Schwoch T, Kraus N. Aging affects neural precision of speech encoding. J Neurosci. 2012;32:14156-64 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our results support the theory that older adults have a loss of temporal precision in the subcortical encoding of sound, which may account, at least in part, for their difficulties with speech perception. ..
  59. Kvirikadze N, Suseno M, Vescio T, Kaminer L, Singh K. Daptomycin for the treatment of vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecium bacteremia. Scand J Infect Dis. 2006;38:290-2 pubmed
    ..We describe the successful treatment of vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecium bacteremia in 2 patients using daptomycin. We also briefly review the literature on antibiotic options for VRE infection including the use of daptomycin. ..
  60. McDade T, Hawkley L, Cacioppo J. Psychosocial and behavioral predictors of inflammation in middle-aged and older adults: the Chicago health, aging, and social relations study. Psychosom Med. 2006;68:376-81 pubmed
    ..Psychosocial stress, as well as health behaviors, are important predictors of inflammatory activity in a population-based sample and should be considered in future research on inflammation and CVD. ..
  61. Huang J, Curcio C, Johnson M. Morphometric analysis of lipoprotein-like particle accumulation in aging human macular Bruch's membrane. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008;49:2721-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the size and regional distribution of lipoprotein-like particles (LLPs) that accumulate with age in Bruch's membrane (BrM)...
  62. Do T, Kubba L, Antenos M, Rademaker A, Sturgis C, Woodruff T. The role of activin A and Akt/GSK signaling in ovarian tumor biology. Endocrinology. 2008;149:3809-16 pubmed publisher
    ..046). Our data are consistent with a model in which activin A may mediate ovarian oncogenesis by activating Akt and repressing GSK to stimulate cellular proliferation. ..
  63. Sprague S, Evenepoel P, Curzi M, González M, Husserl F, Kopyt N, et al. Simultaneous control of PTH and CaxP Is sustained over three years of treatment with cinacalcet HCl. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009;4:1465-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Cinacalcet effectively maintained PTH, Ca and P reductions in dialysis subjects for up to 180 wk. ..
  64. Thakral B, Gleason B, Thomas A, Billings S, Victor T, Cibull T. Cellular neurothekeoma with fascicular growth features mimicking cellular dermatofibroma. Am J Dermatopathol. 2011;33:281-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Most demonstrate a lobulated to micronodular architecture. Rarely, CNT demonstrates a predominantly fascicular growth pattern, without prominent sclerosis and thus can mimic cellular dermatofibroma (DF)...
  65. Parbery Clark A, Anderson S, Hittner E, Kraus N. Musical experience offsets age-related delays in neural timing. Neurobiol Aging. 2012;33:1483.e1-4 pubmed publisher
    ..we document a musician's resilience to age-related delays in neural timing. ..
  66. Koch D, Speiser J, Durkalski V, Fontana R, Davern T, McGuire B, et al. The Natural History of Severe Acute Liver Injury. Am J Gastroenterol. 2017;112:1389-1396 pubmed publisher
    ..A majority of ALI cases are due to APAP, 93% of whom will improve rapidly and fully recover, while non-APAP patients have a far greater risk of poor outcome and should be targeted for early referral to a liver transplant center. ..
  67. Vemulapalli S, Lippmann S, Krucoff M, Hernandez A, Curtis L, Foster E, et al. Cardiovascular events and hospital resource utilization pre- and post-transcatheter mitral valve repair in high-surgical risk patients. Am Heart J. 2017;189:146-157 pubmed publisher
    ..Payors and providers seeking to reduce HF hospitalizations and associated Medicare costs may consider MitraClip among appropriate patients likely to survive 1 year. ..
  68. Liu J, Baker T, Suss N, Talamonti M, Roggin K, Winchester D, et al. Orthotopic liver transplantation provides a survival advantage compared with resection in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and preserved liver function. Surgery. 2017;162:1032-1039 pubmed publisher
    ..15-2.43). For patients diagnosed with hepatocellular carcinoma in the context of preserved liver function, orthotopic liver transplantation was associated with a significant improvement in overall survival relative to resection. ..
  69. Logemann J, Veis S, Colangelo L. A screening procedure for oropharyngeal dysphagia. Dysphagia. 1999;14:44-51 pubmed
    ..Results are discussed relative to statistical, clinical, and third-party perspectives on the goals of screening, data from other screening tests, and the role of screening versus diagnostic testing in care of dysphagic patients. ..
  70. Ratcliff R, Thapar A, McKoon G. The effects of aging on reaction time in a signal detection task. Psychol Aging. 2001;16:323-41 pubmed
  71. Johnson M, Dabholkar A, Huang J, Presley J, Chimento M, Curcio C. Comparison of morphology of human macular and peripheral Bruch's membrane in older eyes. Curr Eye Res. 2007;32:791-9 pubmed
    ..The "lipid wall," reported in macular BrM, was also found occasionally in the peripheral regions. The same processes that lead to age-related accumulation of LLPs in macular BrM appear to also occur in the peripheral regions. ..
  72. Eastwick P, Richeson J, Son D, Finkel E. Is love colorblind? Political orientation and interracial romantic desire. Pers Soc Psychol Bull. 2009;35:1258-68 pubmed publisher
    ..Political orientation may be a key factor that influences the initiation of interracial romantic relationships. ..
  73. Murphy G, Szokol J, Marymont J, Greenberg S, Avram M, Vender J, et al. Cerebral oxygen desaturation events assessed by near-infrared spectroscopy during shoulder arthroscopy in the beach chair and lateral decubitus positions. Anesth Analg. 2010;111:496-505 pubmed publisher
    ..3%, P = 0.011) was observed in subjects with intraoperative CDEs compared with subjects without CDEs. Shoulder surgery in the BCP is associated with significant reductions in cerebral oxygenation compared with values obtained in the LDP. ..
  74. Hurteau J, Brady M, Darcy K, McGuire W, Edmonds P, Pearl M, et al. Randomized phase III trial of tamoxifen versus thalidomide in women with biochemical-recurrent-only epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube or primary peritoneal carcinoma after a complete response to first-line platinum/taxane chemotherapy with an evalua. Gynecol Oncol. 2010;119:444-50 pubmed publisher
  75. Helfand B, Loeb S, Hu Q, Cooper P, Roehl K, McGuire B, et al. Personalized prostate specific antigen testing using genetic variants may reduce unnecessary prostate biopsies. J Urol. 2013;189:1697-701 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that 4 single nucleotide polymorphisms can be used to adjust a man's measured prostate specific antigen concentration and potentially delay or prevent unnecessary prostate biopsies in Caucasian men. ..
  76. Damania D, Roy H, Kunte D, Hurteau J, Subramanian H, Cherkezyan L, et al. Insights into the field carcinogenesis of ovarian cancer based on the nanocytology of endocervical and endometrial epithelial cells. Int J Cancer. 2013;133:1143-52 pubmed publisher
    ..We further show independent validation of the presence of cervical field carcinogenesis with micro-RNA expression data. ..
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