academies and institutes

Summary

Summary: Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Psychological intervention programs for reduction of injury in ballet dancers
    Young Eun Noh
    Department of Physical Education, College of Education, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, South Korea
    Res Sports Med 15:13-32. 2007
  2. pmc Consensus making process in the Korean Academy of Medical Sciences Guideline for Physical Impairment: evaluation as a social process
    Yoosik Youm
    Department of Sociology, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 24:S242-6. 2009
  3. ncbi The cancer technology appraisal programme of the UK's National Institute for Clinical Excellence
    Peter Littlejohns
    National Institute of Clinical Excellence, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 4:242-50. 2003
  4. doi From Mexico to Mali: progress in health policy and systems research
    Sara Bennett
    Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 372:1571-8. 2008
  5. ncbi Building a pharmacological lexicon: small molecule discovery in academia
    John S Lazo
    Department of Pharmacology, Pittsburgh Molecular Library Screening Center, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Science Tower 3, Suite 10040, Pittsburgh, PA 15261 0001, USA
    Mol Pharmacol 72:1-7. 2007
  6. ncbi Pathology of immunodeficient mice with naturally occurring murine norovirus infection
    Jerrold M Ward
    Infectious Disease Pathogenesis Section, Comparative Medicine Branch, Division of Intramural Research, NIAID, NIH, Twinbrook III, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 8135, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 34:708-15. 2006
  7. pmc How the rich get richer
    Mike Rossner
    J Exp Med 204:1503. 2007
  8. ncbi Harvard's melting pot
    Peter Aldhous
    Nature 416:256-7. 2002
  9. ncbi Due process in investigations of research misconduct
    Michelle M Mello
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1280-6. 2003
  10. ncbi Fritz Jahr's 1927 concept of bioethics
    Hans Martin Sass
    European Professional Ethics Program, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 17:279-95. 2007

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  1. ncbi Psychological intervention programs for reduction of injury in ballet dancers
    Young Eun Noh
    Department of Physical Education, College of Education, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, South Korea
    Res Sports Med 15:13-32. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Consensus making process in the Korean Academy of Medical Sciences Guideline for Physical Impairment: evaluation as a social process
    Yoosik Youm
    Department of Sociology, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 24:S242-6. 2009
    ..3) Public attitude did not always consistent with doctor's opinion. All these findings strongly suggest the need for developing strategies to draw consensus for legitimate and effective evaluation...
  3. ncbi The cancer technology appraisal programme of the UK's National Institute for Clinical Excellence
    Peter Littlejohns
    National Institute of Clinical Excellence, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 4:242-50. 2003
    ..In this review we describe the process of appraising technologies, and address the recent criticism of the appraisal programme with regard to treatment of patients with cancer...
  4. doi From Mexico to Mali: progress in health policy and systems research
    Sara Bennett
    Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 372:1571-8. 2008
    ..Recommendations from the summit in Mexico remain pertinent, and momentum towards their achievement must be accelerated through the ministerial forum in Mali and beyond...
  5. ncbi Building a pharmacological lexicon: small molecule discovery in academia
    John S Lazo
    Department of Pharmacology, Pittsburgh Molecular Library Screening Center, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Science Tower 3, Suite 10040, Pittsburgh, PA 15261 0001, USA
    Mol Pharmacol 72:1-7. 2007
    ..We present some of the challenges and opportunities provided by the Molecular Library Screening Centers Network (MLSCN), which is a National Institutes of Health Roadmap Initiative...
  6. ncbi Pathology of immunodeficient mice with naturally occurring murine norovirus infection
    Jerrold M Ward
    Infectious Disease Pathogenesis Section, Comparative Medicine Branch, Division of Intramural Research, NIAID, NIH, Twinbrook III, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 8135, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 34:708-15. 2006
    ..Further studies are needed to determine whether MNV presents a confounding variable in immunological, toxicological and pathological studies in mice naturally infected with MNV...
  7. pmc How the rich get richer
    Mike Rossner
    J Exp Med 204:1503. 2007
    ..HHMI will bestow monetary rewards on a commercial publisher in return for the type of public access already provided by many nonprofit publishers...
  8. ncbi Harvard's melting pot
    Peter Aldhous
    Nature 416:256-7. 2002
  9. ncbi Due process in investigations of research misconduct
    Michelle M Mello
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1280-6. 2003
  10. ncbi Fritz Jahr's 1927 concept of bioethics
    Hans Martin Sass
    European Professional Ethics Program, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 17:279-95. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi [Hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation: a long way, from animal models to a standard treatment in human]
    Eucario Leon-Rodriguez
    Rev Invest Clin 57:129-31. 2005
  12. ncbi To heal and to serve: military medical education throughout the centuries
    Anke H Scultetus
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:1005-16. 2006
  13. pmc Group science
    Laurie Goodman
    J Clin Invest 114:1004-5. 2004
  14. ncbi [History and personalities at the Department of Urology, University of Magdeburg. From medical academy to university]
    T Klatte
    Urologische Universitätsklinik, Magdeburg, Germany
    Urologe A 45:1318-21. 2006
    ..The department has an interesting history. Numerous famous urologists were trained here...
  15. ncbi The Oswaldo Cruz Institute and its relationship with other biomedical research centers in São Paulo
    L A Teixeira
    Casa de Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Parassitologia 47:345-51. 2005
    ..It concludes by showing that, due to the institutions' greater professionalization, these influences were increasingly turned into integration...
  16. ncbi Edward David Frohlich, MD: a conversation with the editor. Interview by William Clifford Roberts
    Edward David Frohlich
    Am J Cardiol 92:565-81. 2003
  17. ncbi Neurosciences and research on chemical weapons of mass destruction in Nazi Germany
    Florian Schmaltz
    Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Historical Instiute, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    J Hist Neurosci 15:186-209. 2006
    ..The article discusses the involvement of IG Farben scientists, educational, medical and military institutions, and of Nobel Prize laureate Richard Kuhn, director of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Medical Research...
  18. ncbi A century of "The Society of Medicine and Natural Sciences of Parma" and three centuries of medical and scientific academies and journals in Parma
    Raffaele Virdis
    Acta Biomed 74:4-8. 2003
  19. ncbi Pictures of Dorothy Hodgkin
    Patricia Fara
    Clare College, CB2 1TL, Cambridge, UK
    Endeavour 27:85-6. 2003
    ..Although Hambling's picture features a model of insulin, it is very different from photographs celebrating the discovery of DNA...
  20. ncbi [Basic cancer research in Québec]
    Michel L Tremblay
    Centre de recherche sur le cancer de l Université McGill, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler, McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, Universite McGill, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G 1Y6
    Bull Cancer 93:827-30. 2006
    ..Direct and growing collaborations between these centres and their usage of state of the art technological platforms place them in an excellent position to participate into first-rate oncology studies on the international scene...
  21. doi Biomedical community. HHMI's Cech signs off on his biggest experiment
    Jocelyn Kaiser
    Science 320:164. 2008
  22. ncbi Harriette Chick and the problem of rickets
    Kenneth J Carpenter
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3104, USA
    J Nutr 138:827-32. 2008
  23. ncbi Are research schools necessary? Contrasting models of 20th century research at Yale led by Ross Granville Harrison, Grace E. Pickford and G. Evelyn Hutchinson
    Nancy G Slack
    The Sage Colleges, Troy, NY, USA
    J Hist Biol 36:501-29. 2003
    ..His group did not have one focused area of research or use one set of research tools. The paper concludes that new models for research groups are needed, especially for those, like Hutchinson's, that included much field research...
  24. ncbi A very brief history of arbovirology, focusing on contributions by workers of the Rockefeller foundation
    Charles H Calisher
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:202-11. 2005
  25. ncbi Professor Joseph Warren Horton (1889-1967): biological engineer
    Gerald L Zeitlin
    232 Allandale Road, Unit 2C, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Med Biogr 13:39-45. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi Fred Kavli profile. A new benefactor takes aim at basic scientific questions
    Robert Irion
    Science 307:340-2. 2005
  27. ncbi Looking back
    Georges N Cohen
    Insitut Pasteur, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris 75015, France
    Annu Rev Microbiol 59:1-17. 2005
    ....
  28. doi Research foundations. Biochemist Robert Tjian named president of Hughes Institute
    Jocelyn Kaiser
    Science 322:35. 2008
  29. ncbi The "Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut": past, present and future of research in infectious diseases of animals
    Franz J Conraths
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Institut fur Epidemiologie, Bundesforschungsinstitut für Tiergesundheit, Wusterhausen, Germany
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 118:354-64. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi Gender, politics, and radioactivity research in interwar Vienna: the case of the Institute for Radium Research
    Maria Rentetzi
    National Technical University of Athens, Efestion II, Thisio, Athens 11851, Greece
    Isis 95:359-93. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi Howard Fox, MD, founding father, American Academy of Dermatology: a historical tribute on the 50th anniversary of his death
    Robert A Schwartz
    Dermatology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 51:471-3. 2004
  32. ncbi Better prepared than synthesized: Adolf Butenandt, Schering Ag and the transformation of sex steroids into drugs (1930-1946)
    Jean Paul Gaudilliere
    CERMES INSERM, Paris, France
    Stud Hist Philos Biol Biomed Sci 36:612-44. 2005
    ..The paper finally shows how the wartime scientific and industrial mobilization in Nazi Germany marginalized the study of sex steroids and led to the dismantling of the KWIB-Schering network...
  33. doi Bibliometric analysis on global Parkinson's disease research trends during 1991-2006
    Tao Li
    Department of Neurology, Renmin Hospital, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430060, China
    Neurosci Lett 441:248-52. 2008
    ..Finally, author keywords were analyzed contrastively, with research trends and recent hotspots provided...
  34. ncbi Andre Hellegers and Carroll House: architect and blueprint for the Kennedy Institute of Ethics
    John Collins Harvey
    Clinical Center for Bioethics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 14:199-206. 2004
    ..That center would become Georgetown's Kennedy Institute of Ethics...
  35. ncbi Academic psychiatry and the pharmaceutical industry
    Thomas A Ban
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:429-41. 2006
    ....
  36. ncbi Systems psychodynamics: the formative years of an interdisciplinary field at the Tavistock Institute
    Amy L Fraher
    Paradox and Company, San Diego, CA, USA
    Hist Psychol 7:65-84. 2004
    ..This article provides a synthesis of this history and focuses, in particular,on the intellectual foundations of the Tavistock method of working experientially with groups and the application of this method to the study of organizations...
  37. ncbi A short history of neurosciences in Austria
    K A Jellinger
    Institute of Clinical Neurobiology, Vienna, Austria
    J Neural Transm 113:271-82. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi [Seventy years of research in experimental mycology at the Institute of Microbiology and Virology of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine]
    N M Zhdanova
    Institute of Microbiology and Virology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 154 Zabolotny St, Kyiv, 03143, Ukraine
    Mikrobiol Z 65:70-83. 2003
    ..K. Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology of the NAS of Ukraine and main achievements of the Department of Physiology and Taxonomy of Micromycetes during 1933-2003 were described in this publication...
  39. ncbi Nobel laureates at the Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn: phenomenology and paths to discovery in neuroscience
    Christiane Groeben
    History of Science Unit and Historical Archives, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Villa Comunale, Naples, Italy
    J Hist Neurosci 15:376-95. 2006
    ..Their work on the squid at Naples allowed probing and quantitative refinement of results already obtained on different animals and contributed to reinforce the long lasting neurophysiological tradition of the institute...
  40. ncbi [Department of Antibiotics--its history and the present]
    V V Smirnov
    Institute of Microbiology and Virology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 154 Zabolotny St, Kyiv, 03143, Ukraine
    Mikrobiol Z 65:31-42. 2003
    ..The main trends of scientific research and their most important results for the whole period of the Department existence are presented...
  41. ncbi Chances and choices: Cold Spring Harbor 1944-1955
    Evelyn M Witkin
    Waksman Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08855 0759 e mail
    Annu Rev Microbiol 56:1-15. 2002
    ..She then recalls incidents and recounts anecdotes meant to convey something of the atmosphere of that place during those memorable years...
  42. ncbi Scientific research at the Laboratoire Arago (Banyuls, France) in the twentieth century: Edouard Chatton, the "master", and André Lwoff, the "pupil"
    Marie Odile Soyer-Gobillard
    Observatoire Océanologique de Banyuls, CNRS, UMR 76 28 Modèles en Biologie Cellulaire et Evolutive, Universite Paris 6, Banyuls sur Mer, France
    Int Microbiol 5:37-42. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi Claire Fraser profile. TIGR's chief: results without the roar
    Elizabeth Pennisi
    Science 296:1957-8. 2002
  44. ncbi [Achievements of the Cracow School of Forensic Medicine--on the 200 th anniversary of the Chair of Forensic Medicine--Part II]
    Franiszek M Trela
    Katedra i Zakład Medycyny Sadowej, Collegium Medicum, Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 63:1331-4. 2006
  45. ncbi McClintock and marriage
    Sharon B McGrayne
    Science 296:47. 2002
  46. ncbi [Leonardo de la Peña Díaz (1875-1957) and the founding of the first chair of urology in Spain]
    Emilio Maganto Pavón
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 55:9-23. 2002
    ..His merits were finally recognized not only by the board but also by his opponents...
  47. ncbi Portrait of Science. Scientist, technologist, proto-feminist, superstar
    Roger M Macklis
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Science 295:1647-8. 2002
    ..By nature shy and reserved, Marie's fame, as both a scientist and as an exemplar of a liberated professional woman of the roaring twenties, grew to superstar proportions...
  48. ncbi 100 years on: a century of genetics
    Jim M Dunwell
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AS, UK
    Nat Rev Genet 8:231-5. 2007
    ..Despite this deprivation, they established the foundations of an ongoing revolution, with huge academic and commercial consequences that we can recognize today in the shape of genomics and its application to biomedicine...
  49. ncbi Barbara McClintock's long postdoc years
    Nathaniel C Comfort
    Science 295:440. 2002
  50. ncbi [From Késmárk to the Röntgen Institute in Budapest--Béla Alexander's career in the countryside]
    Laszlo Kiss
    Orv Hetil 148:1146-8. 2007
  51. ncbi Waldemar Mordecai Haffkine, CIE (1860-1930): prophylactic vaccination against cholera and bubonic plague in British India
    Barbara J Hawgood
    J Med Biogr 15:9-19. 2007
    ..The Haffkine Biopharmaceutical Corporation Ltd and the Haffkine Institute for Training, Research and Testing in Mumbai continue to be important centres for public health...
  52. ncbi Pantheon of brains: the Moscow Brain Research Institute 1925-1936
    Jochen Richter
    J Hist Neurosci 16:138-49. 2007
    ....
  53. ncbi Introduction: lesbian academic couples
    Michelle Gibson
    English, University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Lesbian Stud 9:1-12. 2005
  54. ncbi Profile: Otmar Wiestler
    Gunjan Sinha
    Nat Med 10:219. 2004
  55. ncbi [Contribution of hygiene to the economic and social rebirth of Sardinia]
    B Scarpa
    Dip di Igiene e Sanità Pubblica, Universita degli Studi di Cagliari
    Ann Ig 14:169-78. 2002
  56. ncbi [The evolution of the Institut Pasteur during a century]
    L Le Minor
    Institut Pasteur, Paris
    Ann Ig 14:53-9. 2002
  57. doi Ludwig Edinger (1855-1918)
    Frank W Stahnisch
    Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, 3647 Peel Street, H3A 1X1, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    J Neurol 255:147-8. 2008
  58. ncbi [The centenary of the founding of the "Clinica del Lavoro Luigi Devoto" in Milan (1902-2002). The oldest health organization in the world for the study, treatment, and prevention of occupational diseases]
    A Grieco
    Commissione Ricerca Scientifica della Clinica del Lavoro, Luigi Devoto
    Med Lav 94:26-30. 2003
    ..Actually to those asking why "Clinic of Work" and not "Clinic of Workers", Devoto used to reply that it was work that was ill and therefore it was necessary to treat the work to prevent workers' illnesses...
  59. ncbi [The mission and the place of the Academy of Medicine at the onset of the 21st century]
    Maurice Tubiana
    Presse Med 32:533-4. 2003
  60. ncbi Armed Forces Institute of Pathology in jeopardy--who should care?
    Fred Gorstein
    Hum Pathol 34:203-5; discussion 205. 2003
  61. ncbi [75th anniversary of the death of grf. Kunó Klebelsberg]
    Peter Hencz
    Orv Hetil 148:2199-201. 2007
  62. ncbi [François Calot, founder of the Orthopedic Institute of Berck]
    Philippe Loisel
    Hist Sci Med 39:277-83. 2005
    ..As he wrote many books on orthopaedic surgery he also founded the "Institut orthopédique de Berck" which is now named "Institut Calot"...
  63. ncbi University-industry collaboration. Last of the big-time spenders?
    Andrew Lawler
    Science 299:330-3. 2003
  64. ncbi Erwin H. Ackerknecht, social medicine, and the history of medicine
    Charles E Rosenberg
    Department of the History of Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Bull Hist Med 81:511-32. 2007
    ..His emphases on everyday medical practice and on siting ideas in their social and institutional context seem prescient, a forerunner of contemporary trends in social and cultural history...
  65. ncbi Out in the cold
    Paul Smaglik
    Nature 421:95. 2003
  66. ncbi [Commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Health Research Foundation]
    Javier Olave Lusarreta
    An R Acad Nac Med (Madr) 123:61-149. 2006
  67. ncbi Noble J. David, MD, reminisces
    Noble J David
    Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48015, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 22:240-6. 2002
  68. ncbi The legend of Lawton
    J Lawton Smith
    Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48015, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 22:228-39. 2002
  69. ncbi History of the American Institute of Pharmacy
    George Griffenhagen
    Pharm Hist 44:47-63. 2002
  70. ncbi [The "Instituto de Salud Carlos III" and the public health in Spain. Origin of laboratory medicine and of the central laboratories and research in public health]
    Rafael Nájera Morrondo
    Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, Majadahonda, Madrid
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 80:585-604. 2006
    ....
  71. doi Behavioral toxicology in the 21st century: challenges and opportunities for behavioral scientists. Summary of a symposium presented at the annual meeting of the neurobehavioral teratology society, June, 2009
    Philip J Bushnell
    National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, United States
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 32:313-28. 2010
    ..Initial advances will likely provide better prioritization tools so that animal resources are used more efficiently and effectively...
  72. pmc Genomics, molecular imaging, bioinformatics, and bio-nano-info integration are synergistic components of translational medicine and personalized healthcare research
    Jack Y Yang
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:I1. 2008
    ....
  73. ncbi [A great Franco-Mauritian epidemiologist: Joseph Désiré Tholozan (1820-18970]
    J Theodorides
    Recherche honoraire au CNRS, Paris
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 91:104-8. 1998
    ..His name was given by Laboulbène to Ornithodoros tholozani, a tick vector of a recurrent fever (spirochetosis due to Borrelia persica), of which he had described both the symptoms and the vector in 1882...
  74. ncbi A review of the use of CAM therapy and the sources of accurate and reliable information
    Mary McHughes
    Department of Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, 30 South 2000 East Rm 258, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 5820, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 11:695-703. 2005
    ....
  75. pmc The Football Association medical research programme: an audit of injuries in academy youth football
    R J Price
    The Football Association, Lilleshall Hall National Sports Centre, Lilleshall, Near Newport, Shropshire TF10 9AT, UK
    Br J Sports Med 38:466-71. 2004
    ..To undertake a prospective epidemiological study of the injuries sustained in English youth academy football over two competitive seasons...
  76. pmc 2K09 and thereafter : the coming era of integrative bioinformatics, systems biology and intelligent computing for functional genomics and personalized medicine research
    Jack Y Yang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    BMC Genomics 11:I1. 2010
    ..Joydeep Ghosh (UT Austin), Dr. Aidong Zhang (Buffalo) and Dr. Zhi-Hua Zhou (Nanjing) for their significant contributions to the field of intelligent biological medicine...
  77. pmc Issues in using human variability distributions to estimate low-dose risk
    Kenny S Crump
    Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana 71272 0046, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:387-93. 2010
    ..This distribution is centered at a point-of-departure dose that is usually estimated from animal data. The resulting log-normal distribution is used to quantify low-dose risk...
  78. ncbi The global health workforce shortage: role of surgeons and other providers
    George F Sheldon
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina, CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7050, USA
    Adv Surg 42:63-85. 2008
    ..The recommendation that students make personal specialty choices reversed the prior recommendation that a majority of students enter primary care practice...
  79. doi Medicine in the Encyclopédie (1751-1780) of Diderot and d'Alembert
    Natale G De Santo
    First Chair of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples Italy and Italian Institute for Philosophical Studies, Naples, Italy
    J Nephrol 24:S12-24. 2011
    ..New accurate definitions appeared for life, disease, death, infections, plague, epidemics, hygiene, fevers and edema. Semiology, the study of signs, became the visible explanation of deranged function, diagnosis and prognosis...
  80. ncbi Look-alike medications: a formula for possible morbidity and mortality in the long-term care facility
    Grant Walliser
    Hattie Larlham Center for Children With Disabilities, Hattie Larlham Research Institute, Mantua, Ohio, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:541-2. 2007
    ..We report such an experience where a patient in a long-term care facility received multi-day, excessive dosing of glipizide rather than her anti-spasticity medication, baclofen...
  81. pmc Hydrophilic fungi and ergosterol associated with respiratory illness in a water-damaged building
    Ju Hyeong Park
    Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:45-50. 2008
    ..Damp building-related respiratory illnesses are an important public health issue...
  82. ncbi Shackling the shoulders of giants. A report on excerpts from the National Academies' Symposium on the Role of Scientific and Technical Data and Information in the Public Domain, Washington, DC, September 5-6, 2002
    John S Gardenier
    Sci Eng Ethics 9:425-34. 2003
    ..The definitive record of the symposium is planned to be available from the National Academies Press as a Proceedings publication in the summer of 2003...
  83. ncbi [Atopic dermatitis in children and food allergy: combination or causality? Should avoidance diets be initiated?]
    G Kanny
    Medecine Interne, Immunologie Clinique et Allergologie, CHU de Nancy, Hopital Central, 54035 Nancy Cedex
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 132:1S90-103. 2005
    ..Understanding the triggering mechanisms of oral tolerance will permit the development of strategies for the prevention and cure of food allergies...
  84. doi Drug-resistant tuberculosis in the European Union: opportunities and challenges for control
    Robin Fears
    European Academies Science Advisory Council Secretariat, Royal Society, London, UK
    Tuberculosis (Edinb) 90:182-7. 2010
    ..It remains very important for the EC that neither biomedical research nor investment in health services should become a casualty of the current economic recession...
  85. doi [From apprenticeship to Nobel Prize: Henri Moissan's fabulous destiny]
    O Lafont
    Laboratoire de Pharmacochimie, Faculte de medecine et de pharmacie de Rouen, Universite de Rouen, 22, boulevard Gambetta, 76183 Rouen Cedex 1, France
    Ann Pharm Fr 66:28-33. 2008
    ..Nothing of that would have been possible if there had not been a second-class pharmacist diploma. The history of Henri Moissan is one of a rise from apprenticeship to the Nobel Prize...
  86. doi Argument on removal of respirator in Japan
    Mitsuyasu Kurosu
    Department of Bioethics Medical Ethics, Tokyo Medical University, 6 1 1 Shinjuku Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8402, Japan
    Leg Med (Tokyo) 11:S399-400. 2009
    ..Even if a patient decides autonomously that he wishes his life to be prematurely terminated, he is not in a position to carry out this act himself. Therefore, the conduct of physicians has become an important issue...
  87. ncbi The status of the seventh report in the series Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiations and a revised dosimetry for the Radiation Effects Research Foundation's A-bomb studies
    Evan Douple
    National Academies, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    J Radiol Prot 22:A175-9. 2002
    ..The committee's statement of task is reviewed along with the major recommendations of the recent National Research Council report on the status of DS86--recommendations that are being implemented by US and Japan dosimetry working groups...
  88. doi History and status of embryology and developmental biology at Polish Medical Faculties and Schools
    Hieronim Bartel
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Int J Dev Biol 52:141-6. 2008
    ..In the XX century, eminent medicine-related embryologist included professors Emil Godlewski Jr., Stanislaw Hiller and Stefan Baginski...
  89. pmc Accuracy and reliability of forensic latent fingerprint decisions
    Bradford T Ulery
    Noblis, 3150 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7733-8. 2011
    ..Examiners frequently differed on whether fingerprints were suitable for reaching a conclusion...
  90. doi Nine out of 10 food advertisements shown during Saturday morning children's television programming are for foods high in fat, sodium, or added sugars, or low in nutrients
    Ameena Batada
    Center for Science in the Public Interest, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:673-8. 2008
    ..The findings can help food and nutrition professionals counsel children about healthful eating and/or develop programs or policies to balance those advertisements with healthful eating messages...
  91. doi A shift to ambulatory medical education in Israel
    Khaled Karkabi
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Teach 7:126-30. 2010
    ..The objective of this article is to propose an action plan aimed at shifting undergraduate medical education in Israel towards ambulatory education...
  92. ncbi A randomized treatment study to compare the efficacy of repeated nerve blocks with cognitive therapy for control of chronic head and neck pain
    George Gale
    Rothbart Pain Management Clinic, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pain Res Manag 7:185-9. 2002
    ..Patients who had been receiving nerve blocks proved willing to remain in the study if allocated to the nerve block group and unwilling to remain in the cognitive therapy group while foregoing their accustomed treatment...
  93. doi Carlos Chagas: biographical sketch
    Alvaro Moncayo
    National Academy of Medicine, Carrera 7 No 69 11, Bogota DC, Colombia
    Acta Trop 115:1-4. 2010
    ..Carlos Chagas was a laboratory researcher, a clinician and a health administrator. For all these accomplishments he deserves our respect and admiration...
  94. ncbi The brain commission of the international association of academies: the first international society of neurosciences
    J Richter
    Forschungstelle für Geschichte der Sexualwissenschaft der Magnus Hirschfeld Gesellschaft e V, Berlin, Germany
    Brain Res Bull 52:445-57. 2000
    ....
  95. doi [The ALANAM statement on public health policy]
    Alejando Goic
    ALANAM y la Academia Chilena de Medicina
    Rev Med Chil 138:1558-60. 2010
    ..The statement ends by calling on governments to support public health research as a necessary step in tackling with greater efficiency the health problems still prevalent in the region...
  96. pmc Toxicological assessments of Gulf War veterans
    Mark Brown
    US Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Public Health and Environmental Hazards, Washington, DC 20420, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:649-79. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, these independent and highly credible scientific reviews have proven to be an effective means for evaluating potential health effects from deployment-related environmental hazards...
  97. ncbi Developing schools of public health in countries of Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States
    Theodore H Tulchinsky
    Department of Social Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, P O B 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Public Health Rev 30:179-200. 2002
    ..The purpose is to provide guidelines for those SPHs under development that are seeking international support and resources...
  98. ncbi Dietary fiber: the influence of definition on analysis and regulation
    Jonathan W DeVries
    Medallion Laboratories, General Mills, James Ford Bell Technical Center, 9000 Plymouth Ave, North, Minneapolis, MN 55427, USA
    J AOAC Int 87:682-706. 2004
    ....
  99. doi Ankle injuries in football academies: a three-centre prospective study
    David J Cloke
    Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust, Northumbria, UK
    Br J Sports Med 45:702-8. 2011
    ..Injuries are common in youth soccer, of which ankle injuries form a significant proportion. However, there is a lack of prospective data on the epidemiology and nature of these injuries...
  100. ncbi The administrative stabilization of vaccines: Regulating the diphtheria antitoxin in France and Germany, 1894-1900
    Volker Hess
    Institute for the History of Medicine, Charite Berlin
    Sci Context 21:201-27. 2008
    ..In sum, I explore how an experimental object was transformed into an object of the public health system and stabilized by administrative means...
  101. doi Implementing touch-screen technology to enhance recognition of distress
    K Clark
    Sheri and Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center, City of Hope, Duarte, CA, USA
    Psychooncology 18:822-30. 2009
    ..Although early identification of distress has recently gained wide attention, the practical issues of implementing psychosocial screening with and without the use of technology have not been fully addressed or investigated...

Research Grants88

  1. Advancement of Women in STEMM: A Multi-level Research and Action Project
    MARY LINDSEY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. Advancement of Women in STEMM: A Multi-level Research and Action Project
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. ASIAN AMERICAN NETWORK FOR CANCER AWAREN, RESEARCH & TRG
    Moon Chen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Thus, AANCART collaborators will share experiences and expertise, reducing duplication and promoting synergy. ..
  4. Gatekeepers and Gender Schemas.
    VIRGINIA VICTORIA contact VALIAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Third, gatekeepers may make mistakes in evaluating candidates for positions, promotion, awards, and positions of distinction, failing to recruit and retain the best talent. ..
  5. COMPARATIVE MEDICAL SCIENCE TRAINING PROGRAM
    Stephen Barthold; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Faculty within the Center for Comparative Medicine as well as faculty in other linked programs will provide the mentoring for students, thereby providing maximal opportunity to match students with their areas of interest. ..
  6. Comparative Biomedical Sciences Training Program
    Charles Czuprynski; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  7. Epidemiology of Jump-landing Movements and ACL Injury
    Stephen Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Unlike some of the anatomical and hormonal risk factors discussed in the literature, neuromuscular risk factors are readily modifiable and are amenable to intervention. ..
  8. SUMMER RESEARCH TRAINING OF VETERINARY MEDICAL STUDENTS
    DONALD REYNOLDS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  9. Minority K-12 Initiative for Teachers and Students (MKITS)
    ROBERT KAMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. REDUCED DRUG INTERACTIONS OF AZOLE ANTIFUNGAL DRUGS
    Joseph Gal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. METABOTROPIC GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS IN BASAL GANGLIA
    P Conn; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, we will test the hypothesis that agonists or allosteric potentiators of this receptor can provide palliative relief in rodent models of PD by actions in the GP. ..
  12. HERITAGE FAMILY STUDY, PHASE 4
    Claude Bouchard; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  13. Nanovectors for Characterization and Destruction of Breast Tumor Vasculature
    Mauro Ferrari; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  14. A NURSING STUDY OF GUT FUNCTION IN MENSTRUATING WOMEN
    Margaret Heitkemper; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Knowledge of the relationship among menstrual cycle function, ANS /adrenal arousal, psychological/somatic distress and GI responsivity (symptoms and function) has implications for GI symptom management in menstruating women...
  15. Workshop on Science-Based Guidelines for Lab Animals
    JOANNE ZURLO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. SUPPORT FOR INSTITUTE FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL RESEARCH
    JOANNE ZURLO; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..S., and internationally. ..