19th century history

Summary

Summary: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.

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  1. pmc Natural selection on female life-history traits in relation to socio-economic class in pre-industrial human populations
    Jenni E Pettay
    Section of Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    PLoS ONE 2:e606. 2007
  2. ncbi From malaria control to eradication: The WHO perspective
    Kamini Mendis
    Global Malaria Programme, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 14:802-9. 2009
  3. ncbi Gordon Holmes Lecture: Gordon Holmes and the neurological heritage
    Ian McDonald
    Institute of Neurology Queen Square, University College London, UK
    Brain 130:288-98. 2007
  4. ncbi Sons reduced maternal longevity in preindustrial humans
    Samuli Helle
    Section of Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Turku, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
    Science 296:1085. 2002
  5. ncbi A century of pituitary surgery: Schloffer's legacy
    Jorgen Lindholm
    Department of Endocrinology, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Neurosurgery 61:865-7; discussion 867-8. 2007
  6. pmc An unsuitable and degraded diet? Part two: realities of the mid-Victorian diet
    Paul Clayton
    School of Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:350-7. 2008
  7. pmc An unsuitable and degraded diet? Part three: Victorian consumption patterns and their health benefits
    Judith Rowbotham
    Nottingham Trent University School of Arts and Humanities Clifton Lane, Nottingham W87NP, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:454-62. 2008
  8. pmc An unsuitable and degraded diet? Part one: public health lessons from the mid-Victorian working class diet
    Paul Clayton
    School of Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University
    J R Soc Med 101:282-9. 2008
  9. ncbi The role of the physician: Eugene Sanger and a standard of care at the Elmira prison camp
    Jesse Waggoner
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 63:1-22. 2008
  10. doi Thomas' splint
    John Kirkup
    Bath, UK
    J Med Biogr 16:104. 2008

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  1. pmc Natural selection on female life-history traits in relation to socio-economic class in pre-industrial human populations
    Jenni E Pettay
    Section of Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    PLoS ONE 2:e606. 2007
    ..Our results show that the amount of wealth affected the selection pressure on female life-history in a pre-industrial human population...
  2. ncbi From malaria control to eradication: The WHO perspective
    Kamini Mendis
    Global Malaria Programme, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 14:802-9. 2009
    ..The prospects of malaria eradication, therefore, rest heavily on the outcomes of research and development for new and improved tools. Malaria control and elimination are complementary objectives in the global fight against malaria...
  3. ncbi Gordon Holmes Lecture: Gordon Holmes and the neurological heritage
    Ian McDonald
    Institute of Neurology Queen Square, University College London, UK
    Brain 130:288-98. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi Sons reduced maternal longevity in preindustrial humans
    Samuli Helle
    Section of Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Turku, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
    Science 296:1085. 2002
  5. ncbi A century of pituitary surgery: Schloffer's legacy
    Jorgen Lindholm
    Department of Endocrinology, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    Neurosurgery 61:865-7; discussion 867-8. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc An unsuitable and degraded diet? Part two: realities of the mid-Victorian diet
    Paul Clayton
    School of Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:350-7. 2008
  7. pmc An unsuitable and degraded diet? Part three: Victorian consumption patterns and their health benefits
    Judith Rowbotham
    Nottingham Trent University School of Arts and Humanities Clifton Lane, Nottingham W87NP, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:454-62. 2008
  8. pmc An unsuitable and degraded diet? Part one: public health lessons from the mid-Victorian working class diet
    Paul Clayton
    School of Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University
    J R Soc Med 101:282-9. 2008
  9. ncbi The role of the physician: Eugene Sanger and a standard of care at the Elmira prison camp
    Jesse Waggoner
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 63:1-22. 2008
    ....
  10. doi Thomas' splint
    John Kirkup
    Bath, UK
    J Med Biogr 16:104. 2008
  11. ncbi The versatile August Bier (1861-1949), father of spinal anesthesia
    M Goerig
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Clin Anesth 12:561-9. 2000
    ..Unfortunately, it is not possible to acknowledge all the innovations of this ingenious surgeon, who truly deserved the description "A professor is a gentleman with a different point of view."..
  12. ncbi William and Charles Mayo: their influence on American medicine
    Roberto Anaya-Prado
    Research and Education Department at Western Medical Center, Mexican Institute of Social Security, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    J Invest Surg 20:325-9. 2007
    ..In this article, we focus on the role of the Mayo brothers and their influence over the increasing acceptance of hospital care in America and abroad...
  13. ncbi A history of surgery in the instrument tray: eponymous tools used in hand surgery
    Clifton G Meals
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:942-53. 2007
    ..We have investigated the history of eponymous instruments developed before 1945 and used widely today in American hand surgery. Reflection on these eponymous instruments reveals the rich and diverse history of hand surgery...
  14. ncbi Centennial of intravenous regional anesthesia. Bier's Block (1908-2008)
    André van Zundert
    Department of Anesthesiology, ICU and Pain Therapy, Catharina Hospital Brabant Medical School, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 33:483-9. 2008
    ..The evolutionary history of both the injected drugs and the refinements of the technique are elaborated upon...
  15. ncbi The medical Doppler in hand surgery: its scientific basis, applications, and the history of its namesake, Christian Johann Doppler
    Ahmer K Ghori
    The University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1595-9. 2007
    ..We will present the theories behind the Doppler effect and the history of the person who made this discovery...
  16. pmc Acute pyogenic arthritis of the hip: an operation giving free access and effective drainage. 1943
    G R Girdlestone
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:258-63. 2008
  17. ncbi [Medical theories and urban management: Fortaleza's 1877-79 drought]
    Maria Clélia Lustosa Costa
    Departamento de Geografia da Universidade Mestre em Geografia pela Universidade de São Paulo USP e coordenadora do Laboratório de Planejamento Rua Silva Jatahy, 400 901 B60165 070 Fortaleza CE
    Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos 11:57-74. 2004
    ..Through an analysis of reports by the provincial presidents and by public health inspectors, the study intends to show how these medical theories influenced the practices of urban reorganization at a moment of public emergency...
  18. pmc "Receptive substances": John Newport Langley (1852-1925) and his path to a receptor theory of drug action
    Andreas Holger Maehle
    Centre for the History of Medicine and Disease, Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, United Kingdom
    Med Hist 48:153-74. 2004
  19. pmc Part of a scientific master plan? Paul Ehrlich and the origins of his receptor concept
    Cay Rüdiger Prüll
    Wolfson Research Institute, University of Durham, Queen s Campus, Stockton University Boulevard, Thornaby, Stockton on Tees TS17 6BH, UK
    Med Hist 47:332-56. 2003
  20. ncbi [Giantism. A historical and medical view]
    W W de Herder
    Erasmus Medisch Centrum, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, sector Endocrinologie, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 30o5 GD Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:2585-90. 2004
    ..In the western world, it is unlikely that there will be many more people with fully developed giantism due to the current high level of medical care...
  21. ncbi A postcard of a giant and his physician (collection W.W. de Herder)
    W W de Herder
    Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:392. 2005
  22. ncbi Acromegaly, day one and now, 120 years later
    Roger Guillemin
    The Salk Institute, La Jolla, Calif 92037, USA
    Neuroendocrinology 83:136-8. 2006
  23. ncbi Nicolas Saucerotte: Acromegaly before Pierre Marie
    J M S Pearce
    Department of Neurology, Hull Royal Infirmary, England
    J Hist Neurosci 15:269-75. 2006
  24. pmc The population health approach in historical perspective
    Simon Szreter
    St John s College, University of Cambridge, England
    Am J Public Health 93:421-31. 2003
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  25. pmc The McKeown thesis: a historical controversy and its enduring influence
    James Colgrove
    Program in the History and Ethics of Public Health and Medicine, Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:725-9. 2002
    ..importance of the question that underlay it: Are public health ends better served by targeted interventions or by broad-based efforts to redistribute the social, political, and economic resources that determine the health of populations?..
  26. pmc The myth of the actuary: life insurance and Frederick L. Hoffman's race traits and tendencies of the American Negro
    Megan J Wolff
    Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Columbia University, Department of Sociomedical Sciences and History, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:84-91. 2006
  27. ncbi Caught between the old and the new--Walther Straub (1874-1944), the question of drug receptors, and the rise of modern pharmacology
    Cay Rüdiger Prüll
    Institute for the History of Medicine, Albert Ludwigs Universitat, Freiburg, Germany
    Bull Hist Med 80:465-89. 2006
    ..Straub is seen as a man of transition, who on the one side tackled a core question of drug research with modern experimental methods, but on the other side was hardly able to accept new results in chemistry...
  28. pmc The history of neurology in Belfast: the first hundred years. Presidential address to the Ulster Medical Society, 13th October 2005
    Stanley A Hawkins
    Ulster Med J 75:11-22. 2006
  29. ncbi Christian Johann Doppler: the man behind the effect
    A Roguin
    Cardiology Department, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Br J Radiol 75:615-9. 2002
  30. ncbi Christian Andreas Doppler--the man and his legacy
    I M Coman
    Iliescu Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Bucharest, Romania
    Eur J Echocardiogr 6:7-10. 2005
    ..Reminding the life and legacy of the Austrian Scientist who discovered the famous 'Doppler Effect'...
  31. pmc Spatiotemporal modelling and mapping of the bubonic plague epidemic in India
    Hwa Lung Yu
    Department of Geography, 314 Storm Hall, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182 4493, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 5:12. 2006
    ..No detailed maps existed incorporating the space-time dependence structure and uncertainty sources of the epidemic system and providing a composite space-time picture of the disease propagation characteristics...
  32. ncbi Acromegaly: historical perspectives and current therapy
    J A Jane
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Neurooncol 54:129-37. 2001
    ..Although medical and radiation treatments offer useful adjuncts, surgery provides optimal results...
  33. ncbi Malaria and deaths in the English marshes
    Robert A Hutchinson
    School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham University, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
    Lancet 367:1947-51. 2006
  34. pmc Endemic malaria: an 'indoor' disease in northern Europe. Historical data analysed
    Lena Hulden
    Department of Applied Biology, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Malar J 4:19. 2005
    ..Because of the available historical material and little use of quinine, Finland was suitable for an analysis of endemic malaria and temperature...
  35. pmc The 200th anniversary of the founding of the Belfast Medical Society
    David R Hadden
    Ulster Med J 75:209-12. 2006
  36. ncbi Drug addiction. Part I. Psychoactive substances in the past and presence
    J Vetulani
    Institute of Pharmacology, Polish Academy of Sciences,
    Pol J Pharmacol 53:201-14. 2001
    ..The substance abuse approaches the level of global epidemics, and the recent usage of drugs of addition is also reviewed...
  37. ncbi Human life histories and the demographic transition: a case study from Finland, 1870-1949
    Helena Korpelainen
    Division of Genetics, Department of Biosciences, University of Helsinki, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Phys Anthropol 120:384-90. 2003
    ..The deviation from the potential fitness maximization and the presence of subfertility have become prevalent in human populations...
  38. pmc History of addictions
    Virginia Berridge
    Centre for History in Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:747-50. 2004
    ..However, the comments take on board the recent discussions of convergence across the substances, and also the spread of the concept of addiction to tobacco in recent years. The bibliography is also limited to specific interests...
  39. ncbi The history of tabes dorsalis and the impact of observational studies in neurology
    R Nitrini
    University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arch Neurol 57:605-6. 2000
    ..As revealed by the example of tabes dorsalis, this progress was not related to new research methods but instead to the impetus of careful clinical observations...
  40. ncbi The illness of Vincent van Gogh
    Dietrich Blumer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, 38105, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:519-26. 2002
    ..The highlights of van Gogh's life and letters are reviewed and discussed in an effort toward better understanding of the complexity of his illness...
  41. ncbi The roots of phylogeny: how did Haeckel build his trees?
    Benoît Dayrat
    Department of Invertebrate Zoology and Geology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Syst Biol 52:515-27. 2003
    ..Although Haeckel always saw Lamarck, Goethe, and Darwin as the three fathers of the theory of evolution, he was mainly influenced by Lamarck and Goethe in his approach to tree reconstruction...
  42. ncbi John Snow, Thomas Wakley, and The Lancet
    Sir Peter Froggatt
    The Queen s University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Anaesthesia 57:667-75. 2002
  43. pmc The transactions of the Belfast Medical Society, Belfast Clinical and Pathological Society and the Ulster Medical Society, with background notes
    J I Logan
    Belfast City Hospital
    Ulster Med J 75:72-9. 2006
  44. ncbi Seizures in the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe
    C W Bazil
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 56:740-3. 1999
    ..Poe was able to use creative genius and experiences from illness to create memorable tales and poignant poems...
  45. ncbi To what extent were ideas and beliefs about eugenics held in Nazi Germany shared in Britain and the United States prior to the second world war?
    Emily Wittmann
    Vesalius 10:16-9. 2004
    ..There appears to have been little emphasis on eugenics in the Weimar Parliament, but the Nazi's legislation, on coming to power in 1933, surpassed anything conceived on either side of the Atlantic at the outbreak of war in 1939...
  46. pmc The 2005 Rose Prize Essay. GP Education in Northern Ireland 1920-1990. A study of the use and misuse of power
    Robin W Harland
    Formerly Senior Medical Officer, University Health Service, Queens University Belfast, University Road, Belfast
    Ulster Med J 75:141-52. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, even after a further 15 years, the hypothesis remains sound; the competition for power and struggle for control are constants, and the schisms within medical education continue unabated...
  47. ncbi Traditional Korean medicine: now and the future
    Kang Hyun Leem
    College of Korean Medicine, Semyung University, Jechon 390 711, Korea
    Neurol Res 29:S3-4. 2007
    ..It has developed unique medical theories and methods to treat diseases including neurological disorders such as stroke, epilepsy and Parkinson's disease...
  48. ncbi Male circumcision through the ages: the role of tradition
    Nicola Zampieri
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Pediatric Surgical Unit, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 97:1305-7. 2008
    ..In this study, we examine the evolution of tradition concerning infant male circumcision, utilizing evidence from classical medical texts as well as information from literature, legal sources and art...
  49. ncbi Old-growth forests as global carbon sinks
    Sebastiaan Luyssaert
    Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Nature 455:213-5. 2008
    ..Old-growth forests accumulate carbon for centuries and contain large quantities of it. We expect, however, that much of this carbon, even soil carbon, will move back to the atmosphere if these forests are disturbed...
  50. doi Nutrition and fitness from the first Olympiad in 776 BC to the 21st century and the concept of positive health
    Artemis P Simopoulos
    The Center for Genetics, Nutrition and Health, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    World Rev Nutr Diet 98:1-22. 2008
  51. ncbi Neurophilosophy: the early years and new directions
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
    Funct Neurol 22:185-95. 2007
    ..Some large-scale mind-brain problems have not yet been solved, and do require significant theoretical innovation. In particular the problem of how to understand the true nature of representations remains unsolved...
  52. ncbi History and current concepts in the analysis of facial attractiveness
    Mounir Bashour
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:741-56. 2006
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  53. pmc The history of anatomy in Persia
    Mohammadali M Shoja
    Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Anat 210:359-78. 2007
    ..Knowledge of anatomy for this region in the 20th century was greatly influenced by Europe and America...
  54. ncbi Reading our lips: the history of lipstick regulation in Western seats of power
    Sarah E Schaffer
    Food Drug Law J 62:165-225. 2007
  55. ncbi Historical eutrophication in a river-estuary complex in mid-coast Maine
    Dörte Köster
    Biology Department and Environmental Studies Program, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine 04011, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:765-78. 2007
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  56. doi [Regenerative medicine. New therapeutic methods in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery]
    H Löwenheim
    Klinik für Hals Nasen Ohren Heilkunde, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Elfriede Aulhorn Strasse 5, 72076 Tubingen, Deutschland
    HNO 56:252-7. 2008
  57. ncbi Numeric expression of aesthetics and beauty
    B S Atiyeh
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:209-16; discussion 217-9. 2008
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  58. pmc Global climate change, war, and population decline in recent human history
    David D Zhang
    Department of Geography, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:19214-9. 2007
    ..Findings of this research may lend an additional dimension to the classic concepts of Malthusianism and Darwinism...
  59. ncbi The history of abortion-related acts and current issues in Japan
    Michiko Miyazaki
    Department of Nursing, School of Nursing, Sapporo City University, Sapporo, Japan
    Med Law 26:791-9. 2007
    ..As a result, the existence of contradictions between attitudes toward the life of the fetus and that of the mother, women's right to self determination, and women's rights under current legislation has been clarified...
  60. ncbi The development of spinal cord anatomy
    J M S Pearce
    Emeritus Consultant Neurologist, Department of Neurology, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Eur Neurol 59:286-91. 2008
    ..Anatomy advanced gradually to yield discoveries of the complex tracts and grey matter elements of the cord and their functions. Amongst many distinguished exponents, the works of Blasius, Huber, Vicq d'Azyr and Stilling are emphasised...
  61. ncbi Impact of millennial mining activities on sediments and microfauna of the Tinto River estuary (SW Spain)
    F Ruiz
    Departamento de Geodinámica y Paleontología, Universidad de Huelva, Avda Tres de Marzo, S N, 21071 Huelva, Spain
    Mar Pollut Bull 56:1258-64. 2008
    ....
  62. ncbi [Origin and evolution of the terms "german" and "German" (II)]
    D P Mertz
    Versicherungsmedizin 59:146-9. 2007
  63. doi Romancing the chiasm: vision, vocalization, and virtuosity
    Joel S Glaser
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:131-43. 2008
  64. ncbi Buddhism and breastfeeding
    Masashi Segawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Kin i kyo Sapporo Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
    Breastfeed Med 3:124-8. 2008
    ..Breastfeeding has been a strong practice for centuries with the custom being to continue until the child is 6 or 7 years of age. The Edo period was very influential in establishing breastfeeding customs that continue today...
  65. ncbi Implications of biosimilars for the future
    Philip E Johnson
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612 9497, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:S16-22. 2008
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  66. ncbi "Taking the waters"--springs, wells, and spas
    William A Frosch
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    FASEB J 21:1948-50. 2007
  67. pmc The domestication of artichoke and cardoon: from Roman times to the genomic age
    Gabriella Sonnante
    CNR Institute of Plant Genetics, Via Amendola 165 A, 70126 Bari, Italy
    Ann Bot 100:1095-100. 2007
    ..Here, new trends in artichoke cultivation are analysed, while the consequences of these tendencies on the conservation of artichoke genetic resources are highlighted...
  68. ncbi Smallpox: anything to declare?
    Geoffrey L Smith
    Department of Virology, The Wright Fleming Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1P6, UK
    Nat Rev Immunol 2:521-7. 2002
    ..In the words of Rep. Christopher Shay, 'Better to be scared by the improbable possibility than to be unprepared for the catastrophic reality'...
  69. ncbi [History of German-Baltic relations in medicine]
    H Tankler
    Bibliothek der Universität Tartu, Estland
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:S40-4. 2004
    ..In Dorpat, Rudolf Buchheim brought a new science, experimental pharmacology, into being, which his pupil and successor, Oswald Schmiedeberg, fully established and propagated all over the world...
  70. ncbi A brief history of therapy for traumatic spinal cord injury
    Jason Lifshutz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E5. 2004
    ..As in the past, the integration of basic science and clinical innovation will create the path toward progress for treatment of this disease...
  71. ncbi [The history of the flea in art and literature]
    R Roncalli Amici
    American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists, USA
    Parassitologia 46:15-8. 2004
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  72. ncbi A light-hearted look at a lion-hearted organ (or, a perspective from three standard deviations beyond the norm). Part 1 (of two parts)
    Matthew J Loe
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 13:282-92. 2004
    ..Part 1 will cover the first five topics, and Part 2 will cover the last six topics. These data may be useful to those who are engaged in teaching about the cardiovascular system...
  73. ncbi A light-hearted look at a lion-hearted organ (or, a perspective from three standard deviations beyond the norm) part 2 (of 2 parts)
    Matthew J Loe
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 13:334-40. 2004
    ..Part 1 (previously published) covered the first five topics, and Part 2 will cover the last six topics. These data may be useful to those who are engaged in teaching about the cardiovascular system...
  74. ncbi Tsunamis: a long-term threat
    Quirin Schiermeier
    Nature 433:4. 2005
  75. ncbi [The most important sources of the Graeco-Arabic medicine]
    Richárd Nagy
    Orvostort Kozl 48:21-33. 2003
    ..Helped by this useful "database" researchers might be able to avoid difficulties of the first steps on this still, actually, largely unexplored field of the history of medicine ...
  76. ncbi From trephination to tailored resection: neurosurgery in Germany before World War II
    Michael Buchfelder
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Gottingen Medical School, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 56:605-13; discussion 605-13. 2005
    ..They designed techniques, such as those used for intracranial pressure regulation, and developed operative procedures, such as the osteoplastic flap of Wagner, and cortical stimulation, which was performed by Krause and Foerster...
  77. ncbi Cardiopulmonary resuscitation development
    L A Geddes
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 24:110-3. 2005
  78. ncbi Founder mutations among the Dutch
    Maurice P A Zeegers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Hum Genet 12:591-600. 2004
    ..These observations demonstrate the opportunity for gene discovery for other diseases and traits in the Netherlands...
  79. ncbi [Historical development of parental conscience]
    Y Knibiehler
    Université d Aix en Provence, parc Mozart, 7 avenue Claude Debussy, 13100 Aix en Provence, France
    Arch Pediatr 10:1021-6. 2003
  80. ncbi The motor system in neuroscience: a history and analysis of conceptual developments
    M R Bennett
    Neurobiology Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Institute for Biomedical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, NSW, Australia
    Prog Neurobiol 67:1-52. 2002
    ..The review concludes with what we take to be an appropriate basis for rejecting the Cartesian paradigm that we hope will assist neuroscientists in understanding the integrative action of the nervous system...
  81. ncbi Birth of the life sciences in Spain and Portugal
    Neidhard Paweletz
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 3:795-800. 2002
    ..For many centuries, Spain and Portugal were occupied by various nations. The consequent mixing of cultures formed a unique environment in which to do science...
  82. ncbi The genesis of neurosurgery and the evolution of the neurosurgical operative environment: part I-prehistory to 2003
    Charles Y Liu
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:3-19; discussion 19. 2003
    ..To remain current, each neurosurgeon should periodically reconsider his or her personal operative environment and its functional design with reference to modernity of practice as currently defined...
  83. ncbi [Sacer ignis, quam pustulam vocant pastores: anthrax--cultural historical traces of a zoonosis]
    J Eitel
    Clinica veterinaria alla Moesa, Grono
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 145:7-16. 2003
    ..The crucial term is "Sacer Ignis", synonymous for several different human and animal diseases through time. This term will be analysed in terms of linguistic origin and the changes in meaning it acquired throughout the centuries...
  84. ncbi Mental health and psychiatry in the Middle East: historical development
    A Mohit
    Division of Health Protection and Promotion, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 7:336-47. 2001
    ..The Middle East is considered as a cultural entity and the influence of the beliefs and practices of ancient times on the collective mind of the people of the Region is discussed...
  85. ncbi [The growing-up and background of clinical neurology in Japan]
    Akira Takahashi
    Nagoya University
    Rinsho Shinkeigaku 42:1044-53. 2002
    ..Prof. Kinnosuke MIURA founded the first neurological journal in Japan in 1902. These two pioneers in Japanese neurology had their medical education under Prof. Erwin Baelz at the University of Tokyo during the last-eighteenth century...
  86. ncbi Directions in biomedical research: a plea for ideological pluralism
    P Colm Malone
    129 Viceroy Close, Birmingham, UK
    Med Hypotheses 61:194-9. 2003
    ..Pluralism' implies that no scientific perspective would be second-rate in a relativist framework.)..
  87. ncbi [Complex nasal reconstruction: past, present, and future techniques]
    D Martin
    Service de chirurgie plastique reconstructrice et esthétique, Hopital du Tondu, Groupe Hospitalier Pellegrin, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 104:149-58. 2003
  88. ncbi [Epidemiology of errors in health]
    Enrico Bollero
    Policlinico Università di Roma Tor Vergata
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 59:7-50. 2003
  89. ncbi [Historical flashes on prostatic symptoms and urinary retention]
    Ataulfo Saíz Carrero
    Jubilado Servicio de Urología, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 58:95-108. 2005
    ..To perform a chronological search about symptoms of bladder outlet obstruction of prostatic origin and some of its treatments...
  90. ncbi History of chemical and biological warfare agents
    L Szinicz
    Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Neuherbergstr 11, D 80937 Munich, Germany
    Toxicology 214:167-81. 2005
    ..The following article gives a condensed overview on the history of use and development of the more prominent chemical and biological warfare agents...
  91. ncbi A comparison of antimony and lead profiles over the past 2500 years in Flanders Moss ombrotrophic peat bog, Scotland
    Joanna M Cloy
    School of Geosciences, The University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, UKEH9 3JJ
    J Environ Monit 7:1137-47. 2005
    ....
  92. ncbi [Brain, mind and symptoms]
    E García-Albea Ristol
    Seccion de Neurologia, Universidad de Alcala, Hospital Principe de Asturias, Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Neurol 42:439-43. 2006
    ....
  93. ncbi Lithogenic, oceanic and anthropogenic sources of atmospheric Sb to a maritime blanket bog, Myrarnar, Faroe Islands
    William Shotyk
    Institute of Environmental Geochemistry, University of Heidelberg, INF 236, D 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Environ Monit 7:1148-54. 2005
    ....
  94. ncbi Comment on Martínez-García et al. "Heavy metals in human bones in different historical epochs"
    Andrew Millard
    Sci Total Environ 354:295-7; author reply 298-302. 2006
    ..Lifetime heavy metal exposure cannot be deduced from diagenetically altered concentrations...
  95. ncbi [Odor and smelling -- or: what is the meaning of an olf?]
    R Jutte
    Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung Stuttgart
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:2940-6. 2005
  96. ncbi [The Hippocratic Oath: how many covenants, how many oaths?]
    Charlotte Schubert
    Universitat Leipzig, Historisches Seminar, Lehrstuhl für Alte Geschichte, Leipzig
    Medizinhist J 40:247-73. 2005
    ..The article concludes that, as early as the third century A.D., Christian influences played an equally significant role in the transmission of the Oath as pagan influences...
  97. ncbi Bacillus (corynebacterium) xerosis and the ocular surface
    Juan Murube
    University of Alcala Madrid, Spain
    Ocul Surf 4:6-9. 2006
  98. ncbi Centennial review of corneal transplantation
    S Louise Moffatt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 33:642-57. 2005
    ....
  99. ncbi Hemodynamic profiles of heart failure patients and "elementary qualities" of pre-hippocratic medicine: a hypothesis for a linguistic and epistemological relationship
    Gian Franco Gensini
    Med Hypotheses 66:1246-8. 2006
  100. ncbi Embracing bioethics in neonatal intensive care, part I: evolving toward neonatal evidence-based ethics
    Isabell B Purdy
    NICU Clinical Research and HRI Follow Up, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Division of Neonatology and Developmental Biology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1752, USA
    Neonatal Netw 25:33-42. 2006
    ..It also includes recommendations for enhancing the skills of neonatal nurses as patient advocates in NICU ethical issues, an area that is, at times, controversial and baffling to clinicians...
  101. ncbi [Development of the Stettin municipal hospital. The beginnings of urology in Stettin (1.)]
    T Zajaczkowski
    Klinik für Urologie, Katholische Kliniken Essen Nord, Marien Hospital, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Duisburg Essen
    Urologe A 44:73-80. 2005
    ..During the Second World War, between 1939 and 1945, as during the World War 1, a field hospital was set up in the municipal hospital at Pommerensdorf in Stettin...

Research Grants67

  1. Anti-Selectin Blocker for Liver Ischemic Injury
    LUIS TOLEDO PEREYRA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Treatment with TCB-1269 will enhance the quality of life of millions of patients suffering from the large number of maladies associated with ischemia/reperfusion ischemic maladies. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Multiple Factors Affecting Placebo Response in PD
    Christopher Goetz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Defining these determinant influences will help enhance placebo responses in clinical practice and control them in clinical trials. ..
  3. Raloxifene in Women with AD: Randomized Controlled Trial
    VICTOR HENDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It is anticipated that findings from this pilot study will provide useful guidance to plan and conduct future studies of raloxifene in women with mild to moderate symptoms of dementia due to AD. ..
  4. CORTICAL MECHANISMS IN PERCEPTION AND BEHAVIOR
    Charles Gross; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed research may also contribute to the development of visual and limb prostheses and artificial devices for object manipulation. ..
  5. REDUCED DRUG INTERACTIONS OF AZOLE ANTIFUNGAL DRUGS
    Joseph Gal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. The Effect of Statins on Skeletal Muscle Function
    PAUL DAVIS THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  7. Genetic mechanisms of autoimmune myocarditis
    Noel Rose; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We build on our preliminary data to propose hypothesis-driven aims to identify host genes that control susceptibility and characterize their mechanisms of action in a murine model of autoimmune myocarditis. ..
  8. Contemporary Issues in Dental Curriculum
    Allan Formicola; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The curriculum materials produced by the expert panels will provide contemporary teaching materials for dental educators on topics that will improve the quality of patient care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Race & Breast Cancer Estrogen Receptor Status: Impact of Class and Missing Data
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. 2007 Cell Biology of Megakaryocytes and Platelets GRC
    Kenneth Kaushansky; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e. speakers, discussion leaders, postdoctoral fellows, students, etc.) at this important scientific meeting. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. ADENOSINE AND TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY
    Patrick Kochanek; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies explore the most promising adenosine-based therapy for TBI-A2a receptor antagonists. Our bench to bedside track record ensures translation to the clinic. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Vitamin D insufficiency: Prevalence and Impact in Young School Age Children
    Kumaravel Rajakumar; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Function and structure of pendrin in thyroid cells
    Peter Kopp; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies will provide fundamental insights into the (patho)physiology of this novel anion transporter that has important functions in the thyroid, the kidney and the inner ear. ..
  14. Spectrally resolved tomographic small-animal fluorescence imager
    Richard Levenson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, CRI will work on methods to accelerate time consuming tomographic reconstructions. Finally, easy-to-use software for control, display, quantitation and integration into laboratory information systems will be developed. ..
  15. Occult Hepatitis B
    Michael Torbenson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. MACROPHAGES, DENDRITIC CELLS AND PATHOGENS
    Carl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Cores provide for BSL3 wet lab and mouse work; microarray analysis of gene expression; computation and comparison of gene expression results; and high throughput screening of chemical libraries. ..
  17. Trypanosoma cruzi and AIDS: Role of the Adipocyte
    Herbert Tanowitz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Concepts and Measures of Race and Ethnic Identities
    Charles Hirschman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Ultrafast Electron Cryomicroscopy of Single Protein Particles
    Ahmed H Zewail; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, this advance could make structure determination to near-atomic resolution routine for large macromolecular complexes. ..
  20. Racial Discrimination and Risk of Chronic Disease
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  21. Neuroprotection with serpins during cardiac surgery
    Richard A Jonas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The final phase will study mechanisms of vascular protection afforded by aprotinin. The proposed study has the potential to reduce the risk of brain injury in children and adults undergoing heart surgery. ..
  22. Mechanisms of Dinitroaniline Action, Selectivity and Resistance
    Naomi S Morrissette; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In summary, we believe that further study of the dinitroanilines will elucidate new aspects of tubulin function and define novel ways to specifically disrupt parasite tubulins. ..
  23. A Mature Brain Architecture Knowledge Management System
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Pathogenesis of Autoimmune Myocarditis
    Noel Rose; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We propose to broaden our knowledge of the pathogenesis of myocarditis, in order to rationalize new biologic approaches to treatment. ..
  25. Breast Cancer After The Women?s Health Initiative Study: Declining Incidence?
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The knowledge gained will lead to new insights about the causes of breast cancer and ways its incidence can be reduced. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. In-vivo optical molecular imaging with Dynamic Contrast Enhancement (DyCE)
    Richard Levenson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This information can further be used to improve quantitative accuracy in longitudinal molecular imaging studies of deep targets. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Study Designs & Analytic Strategies for Environmental & Policy Research in Obesit
    James Sallis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..New investigators and minority investigators will be invited to participate in the conference. (End of Abstract) [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Attachment of Oral Actinobacillus to Epithelium
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The longterm goal of this application is to use this information to identify targets for therapeutic agents that can interfere with attachment of Aa to oral tissues and thus prevent colonization leading to LAP. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Senselab: Integration of Multidisciplinary Sensory Data
    Gordon Shepherd; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. Regulation of Presenilin Genes
    Evgeny Rogaev; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These studies will contribute to identification of molecular factors regulating the primary causes of AD, and ultimately, to the development of new strategies for prevention and rational therapy of Alzheimer's disease. ..
  31. Neurobiology of a Simple Oculomotor System: Circuitry
    NICHOLAS STRAUSFELD; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It will also lead to the implementation of silicon-based circuits that enable motion detection and shape discrimination and potentially provide the basis for a visual prosthetic device. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. MINORITY BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH TALENT IN PSYCHOLOGY
    BERTHA HOLLIDAY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..d societies; and (f) to document and evaluate the impact of the proposed systemic approach, and its pipeline training procedures on participating institutions and students. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. Real-time PolScope microscope for live-cell imaging
    Richard Levenson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This includes advances in the user interface and other software functionalities. These technical advances will be deployed in collaborations. ..
  34. DEPRESSION, 5-HT1A RECEPTOR & NEUROPLASTICITY
    Efrain Azmitia; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The applicant will focus on dendritic collapse and apoptosis of neurons. This work will continue our long-term research into the interactions between serotonin and adult neumplasticity. ..
  35. INSTRUMENTATION FOR PROTEOMICS
    Jay Fox; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Pharmacotherapy for Minor Depression
    Robert Howland; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results of this study will have profound public health implications by improving our understanding of the efficacy of SJW and standard antidepressants for the treatment of MinorD. ..
  37. BRONX SCIENCE EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Phase II will concentrate on dissemination. The partnership will train 50 teachers and 45 clinicians starting in year 01 and 40 new teachers in years 02 and 03. ..
  38. Ecological Analysis of Physical Activity
    James Sallis; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results will inform public health, land use, and transportation policies that could have population-wide impacts on physical activity. ..
  39. PERINATAL DETERMINANTS OF INTERSENSORY RESPONSIVENESS
    Robert Lickliter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. Influenza-pneumococcal synergism: role of neuraminidase
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  41. ACTIVITY-DEPENDENT PLASTICITY IN SENSORY CORTEX
    Edward Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  42. 2nd Orthomyxoviruses Research Conference
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The purpose of this proposal is to provide funds that will allow promising young investigators to interact with their peers and develop a commitment to this area of research. ..
  43. SCLERODERMA LUNG STUDY
    Richard Silver; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. DEVELOPMENT OF THE CORTICOTHALAMIC SYSTEM
    Edward Jones; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Defective maturation may be a concomitant of or a basis for certain forms of seizures in young individuals. ..
  45. AGING AND DEMENTIA--LONGITUDINAL COURSE OF SUBGROUPS
    Barry Reisberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Collectively, these cohorts include over 1300 persons. The comprehensive evaluations include behavioral, mental status, neuropsychologic, neurologic, neuroimaging, electrophysiologic, and postmortem studies. ..
  46. GENOTOXICITY IN CYP1A2 DEFICIENT TRANSGENIC MICE
    Daniel Nebert; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..S. population. ..
  47. ACTIVATING MULTIETHNIC YOUTH FOR SMOKING PREVENTION
    Karen Glanz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Quantative and Phospho Proteomics Instrumentation
    Jay Fox; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. FELLOWSHIP IN IV DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT RESEARCH
    CHARLES O BRIEN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The primary facilities are the University of Pennsylvania Addiction Research Center and our clinical affiliates, including the VA Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program. ..
  50. Neurite density in skin as a marker for neuropathic pain
    Anne Louise Oaklander; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Cell biology of megakaryocytes and platelets 2005
    Kenneth Kaushansky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This application is a request for partial funds to support the attendance of speakers and discussion leaders, and selected postdoctoral fellows and students at this important new meeting. ..
  52. Rapid protein crystallization by surface mutagenesis
    Zygmunt Derewenda; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Funds are requested to further test the general applicability and success rate of this method, and to apply the method to a subset of targets selected for the Structural Genomic Initiative. ..
  53. Socioeconomic Trends in Breast Cancer Incidence
    Nancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this investigation will provide new insights into social determinants of and secular changes in breast cancer incidence, with implications for breast cancer surveillance, screening and control. ..
  54. MENTAL HEALTH 5 HTIA RECEPTOR AND NEUROPLASTICITY
    Efrain Azmitia; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  55. Molecular-Genetic Mechanisms for Early-Onset Obesity
    Evgeny Rogaev; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. A Policy-Oriented History of Newborn Screening for PKU
    Diane Paul; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  57. NEUROPATHIC PAIN FROM AN EXPERIMENTAL NEURITIS
    Gary Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Electrophysiological recordings from identified sensory axons will determine if abnormal discharge arises at the site of inflammation and if there is peripheral sensitization due to an antidromically-conducted ectopic discharge. ..
  58. Spectral imaging for automated malignant blast counting
    Richard Levenson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..FDA-sanctioned clinical trials will be conducted in the third year, leading to submission of an application for a 510(k) clearance. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Dinitroaniline Specificity for Tubulin
    Naomi Morrissette; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  60. Interferon Gamma Polymorphisms and Gender Bias in MS
    Brian Weinshenker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, this paradigm could be applied to a number of similar genetic association studies. ..
  61. Microbial Markers for Periodontal Disease in Children
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  62. Oral Immunology/Microbiology Annual Meeting
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Perpetuation of the OIMRG and its annual meetings greatly enhances the spirit of collegial interaction/collaboration among investigators with expertise in immunology and microbial pathogenesis as related to oral health and disease. ..
  63. TOLL RECEPTORS AND CONTROL OF MAMMALIAN IMMUNITY
    Ruslan Medzhitov; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our ultimate goal is to understand whether activation of different TLRs results in the induction of distinct cellular and immune responses. ..
  64. Molecular Biology of Retinoblastoma
    Daniel Albert; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Lastly the potency of the 19-nor compounds wil be compared to standard chemotherapy and their possible synergistic effect in multi-drug treatment established. ..
  65. Mechanisms of chemotherapy-evoked neuropathic pain
    Gary Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  66. CAUSES OF SLEEP-INDUCED BREATHING INSTABILITIES
    Jerome Dempsey; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These latter studies conduced in sleep are important to testing the sensitivity of respiratory control mechanisms to mechanical feedback-a problem which remains relatively unexplored, especially in the human. ..