bibliometrics

Summary

Summary: The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)

Top Publications

  1. pmc Trial publication after registration in ClinicalTrials.Gov: a cross-sectional analysis
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 6:e1000144. 2009
  2. ncbi A bibliometric analysis of global trends of research productivity in tropical medicine
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Acta Trop 99:155-9. 2006
  3. pmc Trends in health policy and systems research over the past decade: still too little capacity in low-income countries
    Taghreed Adam
    Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 6:e27263. 2011
  4. ncbi The scientific impact of nations
    David A King
    Office of Science and Technology, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1H 0ET, UK
    Nature 430:311-6. 2004
  5. doi Comparisons of citations in Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar for articles published in general medical journals
    Abhaya V Kulkarni
    Hospital for Sick Children, Room 1503, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
    JAMA 302:1092-6. 2009
  6. doi Has the quality of abstracts for randomised controlled trials improved since the release of Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trial guideline for abstract reporting? A survey of four high-profile anaesthesia journals
    Ozlem S Can
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:485-92. 2011
  7. pmc How the scientific community reacts to newly submitted preprints: article downloads, Twitter mentions, and citations
    Xin Shuai
    School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e47523. 2012
  8. ncbi Impact of the impact factor in biomedical research: its use and misuse
    V Kumar
    Department of Microbiology, Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh 160014, India
    Singapore Med J 50:752-5. 2009
  9. pmc Geographical distribution of publications in the field of medical education
    Oktay Tutarel
    Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 2:3. 2002
  10. ncbi National representation in the anaesthesia literature: a bibliometric analysis of highly cited anaesthesia journals
    M D Bould
    Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
    Anaesthesia 65:799-804. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2001
  3. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2004
  4. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. OPIOID-BENZODIAZEPINE INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 1993
  7. ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 1999
  8. ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2000
  9. Correcting the Literature After Scienctific Misconduct
    ANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2003
  10. Correcting the Literature After Scienctific Misconduct
    ANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications340 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Trial publication after registration in ClinicalTrials.Gov: a cross-sectional analysis
    Joseph S Ross
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 6:e1000144. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to examine completeness of registration within ClinicalTrials.gov and to determine the extent and correlates of selective publication...
  2. ncbi A bibliometric analysis of global trends of research productivity in tropical medicine
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Acta Trop 99:155-9. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Trends in health policy and systems research over the past decade: still too little capacity in low-income countries
    Taghreed Adam
    Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 6:e27263. 2011
    ..The objective of this paper is to assess the extent to which progress has been achieved, an important feedback for stakeholders in this field...
  4. ncbi The scientific impact of nations
    David A King
    Office of Science and Technology, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1H 0ET, UK
    Nature 430:311-6. 2004
  5. doi Comparisons of citations in Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar for articles published in general medical journals
    Abhaya V Kulkarni
    Hospital for Sick Children, Room 1503, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8
    JAMA 302:1092-6. 2009
    ..Until recently, Web of Science was the only database available to track citation counts for published articles. Other databases are now available, but their relative performance has not been established...
  6. doi Has the quality of abstracts for randomised controlled trials improved since the release of Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trial guideline for abstract reporting? A survey of four high-profile anaesthesia journals
    Ozlem S Can
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:485-92. 2011
    ..The current study assessed whether there has been an improvement in the quality of RCT abstracts published in main anaesthesia journals since this new guideline was introduced...
  7. pmc How the scientific community reacts to newly submitted preprints: article downloads, Twitter mentions, and citations
    Xin Shuai
    School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e47523. 2012
    ..We also find that the volume of Twitter mentions is statistically correlated with arXiv downloads and early citations just months after the publication of a preprint, with a possible bias that favors highly mentioned articles...
  8. ncbi Impact of the impact factor in biomedical research: its use and misuse
    V Kumar
    Department of Microbiology, Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh 160014, India
    Singapore Med J 50:752-5. 2009
    ..The present article is aimed to highlight the impact of the impact factor in the biomedical research, as well as its use and misuse...
  9. pmc Geographical distribution of publications in the field of medical education
    Oktay Tutarel
    Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 2:3. 2002
    ..We investigated the geographical distribution of contributions to the two leading journals in the field of medical education, Academic Medicine and Medical Education...
  10. ncbi National representation in the anaesthesia literature: a bibliometric analysis of highly cited anaesthesia journals
    M D Bould
    Department of Anesthesiology, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
    Anaesthesia 65:799-804. 2010
    ..3%. There were more articles published by middle-income countries during the study period than a decade earlier, notably from Turkey, China and India. We discuss barriers to publications from low-income countries...
  11. pmc A principal component analysis of 39 scientific impact measures
    Johan Bollen
    Digital Library Research and Prototyping Team, Research Library, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6022. 2009
    ..Here we investigate how these new measures relate to each other, and how accurately and completely they express scientific impact...
  12. pmc The reporting of theoretical health risks by the media: Canadian newspaper reporting of potential blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 4:1. 2004
    ..In this article we describe how the Canadian print media reported the theoretical risk of blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)...
  13. pmc The e-index, complementing the h-index for excess citations
    Chun Ting Zhang
    Department of Physics, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
    PLoS ONE 4:e5429. 2009
    ....
  14. doi The misused impact factor
    Kai Simons
    Science 322:165. 2008
  15. ncbi Comparison of SCImago journal rank indicator with journal impact factor
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
    FASEB J 22:2623-8. 2008
    ....
  16. pmc Interfield dysbalances in research input and output benchmarking: visualisation by density equalizing procedures
    Beatrix Groneberg-Kloft
    Otto Heubner Centre, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Int J Health Geogr 7:48. 2008
    ..Germany was used as a high income model country. For the areas of cardiovascular and respiratory medicine density equalizing mapping procedures visualized major geographical differences in both input and output markers...
  17. ncbi Journal prestige, publication bias, and other characteristics associated with citation of published studies in peer-reviewed journals
    Michael Callaham
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0208, USA
    JAMA 287:2847-50. 2002
    ..Citation by other authors is important in the dissemination of published science, but factors predicting it are little studied...
  18. pmc The level of non-citation of articles within a journal as a measure of quality: a comparison to the impact factor
    Andy R Weale
    Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Veterinary Pathology Infection and Immunity, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford BS40 5DU, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 4:14. 2004
    ..This ranking method is compared with the impact factor, as calculated by ISI(R)...
  19. pmc A bibliometric analysis by geographic area of published research in several biomedical fields, 1995-2003
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
    CMAJ 175:1389-90. 2006
    ..However, after adjustments for GDP, Canada ranked first, with the United States and Oceania following closely behind. All of the developing regions had only small research contributions in all of the biomedical fields examined...
  20. ncbi Measures for measures
    Sune Lehmann
    Department of Informatics and Mathematical Modeling, Technical University of Denmark, DK 2800, Lyngby, Denmark
    Nature 444:1003-4. 2006
  21. ncbi A decline in the U.S. share of research articles
    Mahbubur Rahman
    N Engl J Med 347:1211-2. 2002
  22. ncbi Bibliometric analysis of the Spanish MR radiological production (2001-2007)
    Alberto Miguel-Dasit
    Magnetic Resonance Section, La Plana de Vila Real Hospital, Castellon, Spain
    Eur J Radiol 67:384-91. 2008
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  23. ncbi Can literature analysis identify innovation drivers in drug discovery?
    Pankaj Agarwal
    Computational Biology Department, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals, 709 Swedeland Road, PO Box 1539, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406, USA
    Nat Rev Drug Discov 8:865-78. 2009
    ..To systematically identify such areas of high scientific activity, we use bibliometrics and related data-mining methods to analyse over half a terabyte of data, including PubMed abstracts, ..
  24. ncbi Comparison of registered and published primary outcomes in randomized controlled trials
    Sylvain Mathieu
    INSERM, U738, Assistance Publique des Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Département d Epidémiologie Biostatistique et Recherche Clinique, Paris, France
    JAMA 302:977-84. 2009
    ..As of 2005, the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors required investigators to register their trials prior to participant enrollment as a precondition for publishing the trial's findings in member journals...
  25. pmc Geography of Africa biomedical publications: an analysis of 1996-2005 PubMed papers
    Olalekan A Uthman
    Center for Evidence Based Global Health, Save the Youth Initiative, Nigeria
    Int J Health Geogr 6:46. 2007
    ..We sought to examine trends and contribution of different Africa subregions and individual countries as represented by the articles indexed by PubMed between 1996 and 2005...
  26. pmc Are shorter article titles more attractive for citations? Cross-sectional study of 22 scientific journals
    Farrokh Habibzadeh
    Shiraz NIOC Medical Education and Research Center, Shiraz, Iran
    Croat Med J 51:165-70. 2010
    ..To investigate the correlation between the length of the title of a scientific article and the number of citations it receives, in view of the common editorial call for shorter titles...
  27. pmc The Matthew effect in environmental science publication: a bibliometric analysis of chemical substances in journal articles
    Philippe Grandjean
    Department of Environmental Medicine, and University Library, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Environ Health 10:96. 2011
    ..While environmental research addresses scientific questions of possible societal relevance, it is unclear to what degree research focuses on environmental chemicals in need of documentation for risk assessment purposes...
  28. ncbi What is the future of primary care research? Probably fairly bright, if we may believe the historical development
    Ingvar Ovhed
    Blekinge Unit for Research and Development, Karlskrona, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 23:248-53. 2005
    ..To study one aspect of the development of primary care research from 1975 to 2003...
  29. ncbi Industry support and correlation to study outcome for papers published in Spine
    Rahul V Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1099-104; discussion 1105. 2005
    ..Retrospective review of articles published in the journal Spine...
  30. ncbi Scientific collaboration results in higher citation rates of published articles
    William D Figg
    Molecular Pharmacology Section, Cancer Therapeutics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 26:759-67. 2006
    ..The secondary objective was to analyze the relationship between the number of authors/article and the number of institutions/article for the period of study...
  31. doi Bibliographic analysis of scientific research on selected topics in public health nutrition in West Africa: Review of articles published from 1998 to 2008
    Grant J Aaron
    Department of Nutrition, University of California Davis, USA
    Glob Public Health 5:S42-57. 2010
    ..New approaches are needed to encourage and support research capacity and output in West Africa...
  32. ncbi A bibliometric analysis of global research production in respiratory medicine
    Argyris Michalopoulos
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos St, Marousi 151 23, Greece
    Chest 128:3993-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the contribution of different world regions in respiratory research productivity...
  33. ncbi The increasing dominance of teams in production of knowledge
    Stefan Wuchty
    Northwestern Institute on Complexity NICO, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Science 316:1036-9. 2007
    ..These results are detailed for sciences and engineering, social sciences, arts and humanities, and patents, suggesting that the process of knowledge creation has fundamentally changed...
  34. doi Normalized impact factor (NIF): an adjusted method for calculating the citation rate of biomedical journals
    P Owlia
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
    J Biomed Inform 44:216-20. 2011
    ..The findings prove that the use of the NIF enhances the equality in assessing the quality of research works produced by researchers who work in different disciplines...
  35. doi Bibliometric indicators: quality measurements of scientific publication
    Valérie Durieux
    Research Unit in Information and Communication, Department of Information and Communication Sciences, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Radiology 255:342-51. 2010
    b>Bibliometrics is a set of mathematical and statistical methods used to analyze and measure the quantity and quality of books, articles, and other forms of publications...
  36. pmc Impact factor: a valid measure of journal quality?
    Somnath Saha
    Division of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research, Portland VA Medical Center and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland VA Medical Center P3MED 3710 Southwest US Veterans Hospital Road Portland, Oregon 97207, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 91:42-6. 2003
    ..The authors assessed the validity of impact factor as a measure of quality for general medical journals by testing its association with journal quality as rated by clinical practitioners and researchers...
  37. ncbi Critical appraisal of qualitative research in clinical journals challenged
    Joanna E M Sale
    Arthritis Rheum 53:314-6. 2005
  38. doi The publication echo: effects of retrieving literature in PubMed by year of publication
    Cord Spreckelsen
    Institut for Medical Informatics, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 79:297-303. 2010
    ..The Technical Note aims at systematically investing the effect (referred to as the publication echo), clarifying onset and extent of the publication echo, and comments on its impact...
  39. ncbi Commentary: the power of the unrelenting impact factor--is it a force for good or harm?
    Richard Smith
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1129-30. 2006
  40. pmc How can impact factors be improved?
    E Garfield
    Institute for Scientific Information, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    BMJ 313:411-3. 1996
    ..In the final analysis, impact simply reflects the ability of journals and editors to attract the best papers available...
  41. ncbi Research articles published in clinical radiology journals: trend of contribution from different countries
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute and Department of Radiology, St Luke s International Hospital, Akashi cho 9 1, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
    Acad Radiol 12:825-9. 2005
    ..To determine different countries' trend of contribution to clinical radiology journals and its relationship with impact factor...
  42. ncbi The top-ten in journal impact factor manipulation
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
    Arch Immunol Ther Exp (Warsz) 56:223-6. 2008
    ..Editors and publishers should strive for quality through fair and thoughtful selection of papers forwarded for peer review and editorial comments that enhance the quality and scientific accuracy of a manuscript...
  43. pmc Design and analysis of group-randomized trials: a review of recent practices
    Sherri P Varnell
    NorthropGrumman Mission Systems, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:393-9. 2004
    ..Hence increased vigilance is needed to ensure that appropriate methods for GRTs are employed and that results based on inappropriate methods are not published...
  44. pmc Reliability of disclosure forms of authors' contributions
    Vesna Ilakovac
    Department of Medical Statistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University, Osijek, Croatia
    CMAJ 176:41-6. 2007
    ..We sought to analyze how autobiographical memory, defined as memory for events and issues related to oneself, affected the reliability of contribution forms for the judging of authorship of research articles...
  45. pmc Systematic reviews: a cross-sectional study of location and citation counts
    Victor M Montori
    Division of Diabetes and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    BMC Med 1:2. 2003
    ..Our objective was to determine the extent to which systematic reviews are clustered in a large collection of clinical journals and whether review type (narrative or systematic) affects citation counts...
  46. ncbi Impact factor bias and proposed adjustments for its determination
    A Fassoulaki
    Department of Anesthesiology, Aretaieion Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 46:902-5. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate two of its important constraints, journal self-citation and scientific field, and to investigate the potential for improvement...
  47. doi New developments in the use of citation analysis in research evaluation
    Henk F Moed
    Center for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Arch Immunol Ther Exp (Warsz) 57:13-8. 2009
    This paper presents an overview of research assessment methodologies developed in the field of evaluative bibliometrics, a subfield of quantitative science and technology studies, aimed to construct indicators of research performance ..
  48. ncbi Talking about obesity: news framing of who is responsible for causing and fixing the problem
    Sei Hill Kim
    Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Health Commun 12:359-76. 2007
    ..Findings also indicate that television news is more likely than newspapers to mention personal solutions, but less likely to attribute the responsibility to society...
  49. ncbi Relative citation impact of various study designs in the health sciences
    Nikolaos A Patsopoulos
    Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
    JAMA 293:2362-6. 2005
    ..The relative merits of various study designs and their placement in hierarchies of evidence are often discussed. However, there is limited knowledge about the relative citation impact of articles using various study designs...
  50. doi Systematic reviews and original articles differ in relevance, novelty, and use in an evidence-based service for physicians: PLUS project
    R James McKinlay
    Health Information Research Unit, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:449-54. 2008
    ..To describe the ratings from physicians, and use by physicians, of high quality, clinically pertinent original articles and systematic reviews from over 110 clinical journals and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSRs)...
  51. ncbi Contradicted and initially stronger effects in highly cited clinical research
    John P A Ioannidis
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
    JAMA 294:218-28. 2005
    ..Controversy and uncertainty ensue when the results of clinical research on the effectiveness of interventions are subsequently contradicted. Controversies are most prominent when high-impact research is involved...
  52. ncbi Bibliometric analyses of biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (1988-2007)
    Nisrine Bissar-Tadmouri
    College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Saudi Med J 30:130-9. 2009
    ..We assessed the role of bibliometric methods in representing quantitative and qualitative differences in biomedical research outputs in Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...
  53. pmc Publication trends in the medical informatics literature: 20 years of "Medical Informatics" in MeSH
    Jonathan P Deshazo
    Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7240, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:7. 2009
    ....
  54. pmc International collaboration, funding and association with burden of disease in randomized controlled trials in Africa
    George H Swingler
    Professor, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, Red Cross Children s Hospital, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch, 7700 South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 83:511-7. 2005
    ..We also assessed whether the source of funding influenced a study's relevance to Africa...
  55. doi The development of new analgesics over the past 50 years: a lack of real breakthrough drugs
    Igor Kissin
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Anesthesia MRB, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:780-9. 2010
    ..The present assessment reveals the lack of real breakthroughs in analgesic drug development despite intense research efforts. Possible factors contributing to the apparent drought of novel analgesics are discussed...
  56. pmc Mapping the history and current situation of research on John Cunningham virus - a bibliometric analysis
    Hua Chuan Zheng
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Basic Medicine, China Medical University, Shenyang, PR China
    BMC Infect Dis 9:28. 2009
    ..However, no bibliometric investigation has been reported to guide the researchers and potential readers...
  57. doi Precision and recall of search strategies for identifying studies on return-to-work in Medline
    Jean Francois Gehanno
    Institute of Occupational Health, Rouen University Hospital, 1 rue de Germont, 76000, Rouen, France
    J Occup Rehabil 19:223-30. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to report on the qualities of various search strategies and keywords to find return to work (RTW) studies in the Medline bibliographic database...
  58. pmc The lack of public health research output from India
    Lalit Dandona
    Centre for Public Health Research, Administrative Staff College of India, Raj Bhavan Road, Hyderabad 500 082, India
    BMC Public Health 4:55. 2004
    ..This information would help understand the areas in health research that need improvement in India to enhance the health of India's population...
  59. pmc A MEDLINE categorization algorithm
    Stefan J Darmoni
    CISMeF, Rouen University Hospital, 76031 Rouen, France
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:7. 2006
    ..The categorization refines the retrieval of indexed material. In the CISMeF terminology, metaterms can be considered as super-concepts. They were primarily conceived to improve recall in the CISMeF quality-controlled health gateway...
  60. ncbi A quantitative analysis of medical publications from Arab countries
    Sami F Shaban
    Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Saudi Med J 24:294-6. 2003
    ....
  61. ncbi Sense and nonsense about the impact factor
    T Opthof
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Cardiology, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Res 33:1-7. 1997
    ..For the latter a scientific basis is lacking, as we will demonstrate in this contribution...
  62. doi The systematic review and bibliometric network analysis (SeBriNA) is a new method to contextualize evidence. Part 1: description
    Michelle E Kho
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1010-5. 2012
    ....
  63. doi A tale of two citations
    Mounir Errami
    Division of Translational Research Department, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 9185, USA
    Nature 451:397-9. 2008
  64. pmc An increasing number of qualitative research papers in oncology and palliative care: does it mean a thorough development of the methodology of research?
    Claudia Borreani
    Psychology Unit, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Via Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:7. 2004
    ..The purposes of this review were to describe the quality of the development of qualitative research in the medical field, focusing on oncology and palliative care, and to discuss the applicability of a descriptive checklist...
  65. pmc Sources of evidence to support systematic reviews in librarianship
    Margaret Sampson
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Med Libr Assoc 96:66-9. 2008
  66. doi Predictors of citations in the urological literature
    Daniel L Willis
    Department of Urology, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, 32610 0247, USA
    BJU Int 107:1876-80. 2011
    ..4-1419.6). Citation rates are associated with study design and study topic in the urological literature. Authors may improve the impact of their work by designing clinical studies with greater methodological safeguards against bias...
  67. pmc Representation of less-developed countries in Pharmacology journals: an online survey of corresponding authors
    Dileep K Rohra
    Department of Pharmacology, Alfaisal University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:60. 2011
    ..This online survey was conducted with the primary aim of determining the opinion of corresponding authors of published papers in international Pharmacology journals regarding the difficulties in publications and their possible solutions...
  68. ncbi Ethics of human genetic studies in sub-saharan Africa: the case of Cameroon through a bibliometric analysis
    Ambroise Wonkam
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Division of Human Genetics, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    Dev World Bioeth 11:120-7. 2011
    ..Many ethical concerns surrounding human genetics studies remain unresolved. We report here the situation in Cameroon...
  69. ncbi Literature searching for randomized controlled trials used in Cochrane reviews: rapid versus exhaustive searches
    Pamela Royle
    Wessex Institute for Health Research and Development
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:591-603. 2003
    ..To analyze sources searched in Cochrane reviews, to determine the proportion of trials included in reviews that are indexed in major databases, and to compare the quality of these trials with those from other sources...
  70. ncbi A bibliometric analysis of malaria research in India during 1998-2009
    B M Gupta
    National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies, New Delhi, India
    J Vector Borne Dis 48:163-70. 2011
    ..This study analyses the research output of India in malaria research in national and global context, as reflected in its publications output during 1998-2009...
  71. doi An analysis of scholarly productivity in United States academic anaesthesiologists by citation bibliometrics
    P S Pagel
    Anesthesia Service, the Clement J Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Anaesthesia 66:873-8. 2011
    ..You can respond to this article at http://www.anaesthesiacorrespondence.com...
  72. ncbi Bibliometric analysis of research published in Tropical Medicine and International Health 1996-2003
    Steven W Glover
    Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Manchester, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 9:1327-30. 2004
    ..The most common subject areas of papers published during 1996-2003 are highlighted, and the most cited papers indicated...
  73. ncbi The actual citation impact of European oncological research
    Carmen López-Illescas
    SCIMAGO Group, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Granada, Spain
    Eur J Cancer 44:228-36. 2008
    ..The outcomes illustrate that different bibliometric methodologies may lead to different outcomes, and that outcomes should be interpreted with care...
  74. pmc Can media advocacy influence newspaper coverage of tobacco: measuring the effectiveness of the American stop smoking intervention study's (ASSIST) media advocacy strategies
    F A Stillman
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7337, USA
    Tob Control 10:137-44. 2001
    ..To compare the rate and slant of local tobacco control print media coverage in ASSIST (American stop smoking intervention study) states as compared with non-ASSIST states...
  75. ncbi Shifts in the use of population health, health promotion, and public health: a bibliometric analysis
    Andrea C Tricco
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
    Can J Public Health 99:466-71. 2008
    ..The purpose of this research was to compare the use of population health, health promotion, and public health using bibliometric indicators of the published literature...
  76. ncbi The evolution of smoke-free spaces policy literature: a bibliometric analysis
    Candace I J Nykiforuk
    Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Health Policy 97:1-7. 2010
    ..This paper describes patterns in the international published literature regarding smoke-free spaces policy through a bibliometric analysis of journals, articles and authors from 1990 to 2009...
  77. ncbi [Health education to ostomy patients: a bibliometrics study]
    Audrey Garcia Reveles
    Escola de Enfermagem da Universidade de São Paulo EEUSP
    Rev Esc Enferm USP 41:245-50. 2007
    ..chronology of publication, authors' function, source, kind of study, topic, origin and key words by using the bibliometrics methodology...
  78. ncbi Scientific authorships and collaboration network analysis on Chagas disease: papers indexed in PubMed (1940-2009)
    Gregorio González-Alcaide
    Department of History of Science and Documentation Department, Universidad de Valencia, 15 Blasco Ibáñez Avenue, Valencia, Spain
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 54:219-28. 2012
    ..b>Bibliometrics was used to analyze the evolution of collaboration patterns...
  79. ncbi Commentary: the 'bibliographic impact factor' and the still uncharted sociology of epidemiology
    Miquel Porta
    Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1130-5. 2006
  80. ncbi The history and meaning of the journal impact factor
    Eugene Garfield
    Thomson Scientific, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 295:90-3. 2006
  81. ncbi What do citation counts count for in the field of addiction? An empirical evaluation of citation counts and their link with peer ratings of quality
    Robert West
    Psychology Department, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Addiction 97:501-4. 2002
    ..This study investigated the value of citation counts as an index of quality in the field of addiction and examined factors that contribute to papers being cited more or less frequently...
  82. ncbi Quantitative and qualitative assessment of biomedical publications from Iran, Pakistan and Egypt through their impact factor
    N R Ghaleh
    Endorcine Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pak Med Assoc 54:528-9. 2004
  83. ncbi Mapping of Chagas disease research: analysis of publications in the period between 1940 and 2009
    Jose Manuel Ramos
    Unidade de Doenças Infecciosas, Hospital General, Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 44:708-16. 2011
    ..This article describes a bibliometric review of the literature on Chagas disease research indexed in PubMed during a 70-year period...
  84. pmc Trends in scientific activity addressing transmissible spongiform encephalopathies: a bibliometric study covering the period 1973-2002
    Elías Sanz-Casado
    Laboratory of Information Metric Studies LEMI Library Science and Documentation Department Carlos III University of Madrid Madrid 126, 28903 Getafe, Spain
    BMC Public Health 6:245. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyse the trends in scientific research on transmissible spongiform encephalopathies by applying bibliometric tools to the scientific literature published between 1973 and 2002...
  85. doi The impact of European research ethics legislation on UK radiology research activity: a bibliometric analysis
    C A Johnson
    The Norwich Radiology Academy, Norwich, UK
    Clin Radiol 64:983-7. 2009
    ....
  86. doi Disparities in the contribution of low- and middle-income countries to palliative care research
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:54-68. 2010
    ..In this context, the understanding of specific social and cultural needs is fundamental to the development of appropriate health policy and clinical practice concerning palliative and end-of-life care...
  87. ncbi Implications of findings of bibliometric analyses in parasitology
    Matthew E Falagas
    Trends Parasitol 23:12-3. 2007
  88. ncbi A bibliometric analysis of tuberculosis research indexed in PubMed, 1997-2006
    J M Ramos
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Internal Medicine Service, Hospital General Universitario de Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:1461-8. 2008
    ..To describe a bibliometric review of the literature on tuberculosis (TB) research indexed in PubMed over a 10-year period...
  89. pmc Evaluating "payback" on biomedical research from papers cited in clinical guidelines: applied bibliometric study
    J Grant
    Policy Unit, Wellcome Trust, London NW1 2BE
    BMJ 320:1107-11. 2000
    ..To develop a methodology for evaluating the impact of research on health care, and to characterise the papers cited on clinical guidelines...
  90. ncbi News media tracking of tobacco control: a review of sampling methodologies
    W Douglas Evans
    RTI International, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    J Health Commun 10:403-17. 2005
    ..None of these strategies showed a substantial deviation from the 2000 census of articles. We conclude that sampling coverage can produce estimates statistically equivalent to a census. Researchers should utilize coverage sampling...
  91. ncbi Challenging the tyranny of impact factors
    David Colquhoun
    Nature 423:479; discussion 480. 2003
  92. ncbi Who publishes in leading general surgical journals? The divide between the developed and developing worlds
    Kamal Kumar Mahawar
    Department of Surgery, Darlington Memorial Hospital, Darlington, UK
    Asian J Surg 29:140-4. 2006
    ..Most articles in top general surgical journals seem to originate from a limited few developed countries. The purpose of this study was to establish which countries publish the most in leading general surgical journals...
  93. ncbi The association between impact factors and language of general internal medicine journals
    Paul S Mueller
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Swiss Med Wkly 136:441-3. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the associations between journal country of origin and language and journal impact factor of general medicine journals...
  94. ncbi Publication output in telemedicine in Spain
    Francisco Gonzalez
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine and Catedra de Telemedicina de Telefonica, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Telemed Telecare 11:23-8. 2005
    ..There is an unequal geographical and institutional distribution of publications. The highest production is concentrated in a few institutions and only a small number of authors show steady research activity...
  95. ncbi Statistical methods in the journal
    Nicholas J Horton
    N Engl J Med 353:1977-9. 2005
  96. ncbi An editor's view of telemedicine
    Richard Wootton
    Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 10:311-7. 2004
    ..However, there have been remarkably few studies of telemedicine's cost-effectiveness, which must represent a sign of its immaturity. On balance, the evidence seems to indicate that telemedicine research is in a healthy state...
  97. ncbi An analysis of the specialized literature in the field of telemedicine
    George Demiris
    Department of Health Management and Informatics, University of Missouri Columbia, 324 Clark Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:316-9. 2005
    ..The present study shows that publications in telemedicine cover a wide range, both geographically and in terms of clinical disciplines. This suggests that the field of telemedicine is maturing...
  98. ncbi Bibliometrics: a potential decision making aid in hiring, reappointment, tenure and promotion decisions
    Gary Holden
    DSW, Room 407, MC 6112, New York University, School of Social Work, 1 Washington Square North, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 41:67-92. 2005
    ..The primary goal of this paper is to stimulate discussion regarding scholarship assessment in hiring, reappointment, tenure and promotion decisions...
  99. doi Rating Pakistani medical journals using the principles of citation analysis
    Midrar Ullah
    Army Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
    Health Info Libr J 25:50-4. 2008
    ..To quantify the impact of Pakistani Medical Journals using the principles of citation analysis...
  100. ncbi Publication output in telemedicine during the period January 1964 to July 2003
    Patrizia L Moser
    Department of Pathology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Telemed Telecare 10:72-7. 2004
    ..There were significant correlations between telemedicine publications per capita and HDI (r = -0.60), number of PCs per 1000 inhabitants (r = 0.73) and gross national product per capita (r = 0.69), but not population density (r = -0.12)...
  101. pmc Total research productivity in a pathology discipline
    A S Wierzbicki
    St Thomas s Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH, UK
    J Clin Pathol 55:495-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the research productivity of all staff in chemical pathology...

Research Grants134 found, 100 shown here

  1. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..To study the specific aims of the project the effects of RTX will be examined in rats by behavioral methods; and whole cell voltage-clamp technique will be used to identify a mechanism for impulse failure induced by RTX. ..
  2. ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  3. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To study the specific aims of the project the effects of RTX will be examined in rats by behavioral methods; and whole cell voltage-clamp technique will be used to identify a mechanism for impulse failure induced by RTX. ..
  4. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..To study the specific aims of the project the effects of RTX will be examined in rats by behavioral methods; and whole cell voltage-clamp technique will be used to identify a mechanism for impulse failure induced by RTX. ..
  5. Neural blockade with vanilloids
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..To study the specific aims of the project the effects of RTX will be examined in rats by behavioral methods; and whole cell voltage-clamp technique will be used to identify a mechanism for impulse failure induced by RTX. ..
  6. OPIOID-BENZODIAZEPINE INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  7. ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  8. ACUTE TOLERANCE IN ANESTHETIC ACTIONS AND INTERACTIONS
    Igor Kissin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  9. Correcting the Literature After Scienctific Misconduct
    ANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Correcting the Literature After Scienctific Misconduct
    ANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Research Culture of Practice-Based Research Networks
    ANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A team of investigators from the PBRN Resource Center at Indiana University, and the Wayne State University Division of Practice-based Research will collaborate to ensure the success of the project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Assisting Systematic Review Preparation Using Automated Document Classification
    Aaron Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since up-to-date systematic reviews are essential for establishing widespread high quality practice standards and guidelines, the overall public health will benefit from this work. ..
  13. Research Culture of Practice-Based Research Networks
    ANNE NEALE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A team of investigators from the PBRN Resource Center at Indiana University, and the Wayne State University Division of Practice-based Research will collaborate to ensure the success of the project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Assisting Systematic Review Preparation Using Automated Document Classification
    Aaron Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Since up-to-date systematic reviews are essential for establishing widespread high quality practice standards and guidelines, the overall public health will benefit from this work. ..
  15. Assisting Systematic Review Preparation Using Automated Document Classification
    Aaron Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Since up-to-date systematic reviews are essential for establishing widespread high quality practice standards and guidelines, the overall public health will benefit from this work. ..
  16. Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activities of Parotid Secretory Protein
    Sven Ulrik Gorr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Preliminary data suggest that PSP plays a role in host-defense against oral and airway bacteria. Peptides based on the PSP sequence may have clinical utility as antibacterial or anti-inflammatory components. ..
  17. Obesity Prevention in African American Schoolchildren
    Youfa Wang; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If the intervention proves effective, a full-scale study will be developed. Findings from this study will provide insights into the prevention of obesity among Iow-SES and minority students. ..
  18. Understanding Disparities in Obesity and its Comorbidities in the US
    Youfa Wang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..S. using an interdisciplinary approach. ..
  19. DEPO PROVERA AND BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN ADOLESCENTS
    Barbara Cromer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The statistical analysis will estimate the effect of DMPA on bone density while taking account of constant treatment discontinuation throughout the study period. ..
  20. In-school and community media prevention
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..As a result, the school and community treatments are crossed and can each be assessed within an HLM framework. Cost-effectiveness data will also be collected and assessed. ..
  21. Evaluating Iatrogenic Risk of Suicide Screening Program
    Madelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This information will be used to guide the development of more safe and effective school-based suicide prevention/intervention programs. ..
  22. Behavioral clustering in adolescents with STDs
    Richard Rothenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Demonstration of such phenomena will be of use in designing interventions that incorporate network information into their formulation. ..
  23. DEPO PROVERA AND BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN ADOLESCENTS
    Barbara Cromer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The statistical analysis will estimate the effect of DMPA on bone density while taking account of constant treatment discontinuation throughout the study period. ..
  24. Parenting To Prevent Problem Behaviors
    John Pierce; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  25. AN EVALUATION OF THE OXFORD HOUSE MODEL
    LEONARD JASON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study would be the first longitudinal evaluation of Oxford Houses, and it would provide important information on the nature and role of the Oxford House experience on long-term sobriety among recovering alcoholics. ..
  26. Chronic Illness Exercise Interventions: A Meta-Analysis
    Vicki Conn; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The compelling importance and broad scope of this work make funding necessary to achieve these important aims. ..
  27. Reducing High-Risk College Drinking Environments
    John Clapp; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed research program is designed to systematically address gaps in the literature concerning environmental prevention among college students. ..
  28. CONFERENCE--ALDOSTERONE AND ENaC:GENETICS TO PHYSIOLOGY
    Martin Frank; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..There will be a strong student awards program (12 awardees to be selected on the basis of merit). The success of three preceding meetings attests to its need and value to the scientific community. ..
  29. MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERS
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If we are successful, the principles we uncover could lead to the design of artificial enzymes for industrial and medical use. ..
  30. Geography, networks, and risk in disease transmission
    Richard Rothenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Infection Risk of Urinary Collection Strategies
    Sanjay Saint; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Since approximately 40% of elderly Americans will enter a nursing home at some point, identification of those at risk of infection could have considerable health, quality of life, and economic consequences. ..
  32. Effectiveness of Suicide Hotline Training
    Madelyn S Gould; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Few such opportunities arise for research studies to have such policy relevance, in other words, to have a direct impact on existing and future policy decisions. ..
  33. Evaluating Alternative Aftercare Models for Ex-Offenders
    LEONARD JASON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..e., substance use, criminal and health outcomes), and economic factors associated with these models. Research findings from a study that contrasts these different approaches has the potential of influencing practice and informing policy. ..
  34. Public input in the development of federal genetic non-discrimination policy
    Theresa Montini; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Moreover, our research will blaze new ground and lay the groundwork for studies in other areas where public participation represents a key component of an informed legislative process. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. Impact of Publicity Reporting Hospital Outcome Measures for Older Adults
    JOSEPH ROSS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The studies proposed within this award application will guide policy, inform health care improvement efforts for older adults, clarify the effect of publicly-reporting outcome measures, and address unsettled questions in the field. ..
  36. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  37. Reducing High-Risk College Drinking Environments
    John Clapp; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed research program is designed to systematically address gaps in the literature concerning environmental prevention among college students. ..
  38. ACCISS: Activating Collaborative CIS Support Services
    Bonnie Spring; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study examines the impact on medical follow-up and provider-patient communication. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Evaluation of a Natural Experiment to Improve Statewide Depression Care in MN
    Leif Solberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, by conducting the study in cooperation with those who pay for and deliver the care, the project will demonstrate a new approach to research-practice partnerships. ..
  40. Conference and Gender in Physiology / Pathophysiology of the CV-Renal Systems
    Martin Frank; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. Targeting AKT as a novel therapy in pancreatic cancer
    Richard Bold; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These results will provide mechanistic as well as pre-clinical data in support of our hypothesis and will allow for the development of novel therapy of human pancreatic cancer. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Dizziness in the Emergency Department: A Population-Based Project
    Kevin Kerber; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Relevance: Identifying deficiencies in care is critical to improving quality of care, reducing healthcare expenditures, and decreasing ED overcrowding. ..
  43. Zinc Protoporphyrin and the Cell Cycle in Neonatal Mice
    Phyllis Dennery; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This may also lead to therapeutic strategies to modify ZnPP so as to prevent abnormal proliferation in cells. ..
  44. Training in Epidemiology and Clinical Trials (TECT)
    David Grimes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  45. Geography, networks, and risk in disease transmission
    Richard Rothenberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  46. Help Seeking by At-Risk Youth After Suicide Screenings
    Madelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. News and ad effects on alcohol risk perception
    Michael D Slater; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  48. ACTIVITY INTERVENTION FOR CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME
    LEONARD JASON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  49. SECONDARY PREVENTION TRIAL OF VENOUS THROMBOSIS
    Paul Ridker; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  50. Treatment of Depression After Coronary Bypass Surgery
    Kenneth Freedland; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Secondary analyses will test the effects of treatment on remission, neurocognitive and functional recovery, quality of life, and examine the relationships between treatment process and outcome variables. ..
  51. SITE-SPECIFIC MUTAGENESIS OF ISOMERASES
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Finally, mutations will be made at several other positions where the crystallographic results and sequence conservation imply a possible role in either active site architecture or catalysis: Ser 96, Cys 126, Glu 97, and Asn 10...
  52. CARBOHYDRATE CRAVING: BEHAVIOR/PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL FEATURES
    Bonnie Spring; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Results will indicate whether CHO cravers show an increased family prevalence of diabetes and display evidence of insulin resistance and blunting of the expected rise in the tryptophan ratio and leptin concentration after CHO intake. ..
  53. DEPO PROVERA AND BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN ADOLESCENTS
    Barbara Cromer; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The statistical analysis will estimate the effect of DMPA on bone density while taking account of constant treatment discontinuation throughout the study period. ..
  54. FLUOXETINE AS A QUIT SMOKING AID FOR DEPRESSION PRONE
    Bonnie Spring; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  55. HEME OXYGENASE AND NEONATAL HYPEROXIC INJURY
    Phyllis Dennery; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..A better understanding of the role of lung HO in the neonate will allow us to identify strategies to enhance this endogenous neonatal antioxidant defense. ..
  56. RCT OF PLANT-BASED DIET IN BREAST CANCER RECURRENCE
    John Pierce; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Regardless of the outcome of the dietary intervention, the results of this study will have major implications for future directions of research in breast cancer control. ..
  57. MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERS
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..IMPDH catalyzes the rate-determining step in GMT biosynthesis and is a target for immunosuppressive, anticancer, antiviral and antimicrobial drugs. ..
  58. EPIDEMIOLOGIC SEQUELAE OF SUICIDE IN SCHOOLS
    Madelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Our ultimate goal is to utilize the information generated from the present study to develop a school based suicide postvention program and to prepare a controlled clinical trial to examine the efficacy of the postvention. ..
  59. Neuroendocrine Mechanisms in Yoga Treatment of Insomnia
    SAT BIR KHALSA; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If achieved, these results will provide a novel demonstration of a reduction of arousal in a behavioral insomnia treatment and a behaviorally enhanced melatonin secretion under controlled laboratory conditions. ..
  60. ABSTINENT SOCIAL SUPPORT IN OXFORD HOUSE
    LEONARD JASON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..e., abstinence status, reduction in symptoms, and quantity of use); and, 2) to examine whether changes in the degree of abstinence support received, moderated by social investment, promote these increases in self-efficacy. ..
  61. Behavioral clustering in adolescents with STDs
    Richard Rothenberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Demonstration of such phenomena will be of use in designing interventions that incorporate network information into their formulation. ..
  62. ABSTINENT SOCIAL SUPPORT IN OXFORD HOUSE
    LEONARD JASON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..e., abstinence status, reduction in symptoms, and quantity of use); and, 2) to examine whether changes in the degree of abstinence support received, moderated by social investment, promote these increases in self-efficacy. ..
  63. THROMBOTIC, INFLAMMATORY & GENE MARKERS OF CVD IN WOMEN
    Paul Ridker; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  64. A Comprehensive Database of Cost-Effectiveness Analyses
    Peter Neumann; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The web-based data should also understand the needs of different scientists to be understood and policymakers, and bridges to be built across disparate communities. ..
  65. Chronic Illness Exercise Interventions: A Meta-Analysis
    Vicki Conn; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The compelling importance and broad scope of this work make funding necessary to achieve these important aims. ..
  66. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  67. Racial Disparities in Diabetes in the US and the UK
    Arch Mainous; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  68. MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERS
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..IMPDH catalyzes the rate-determining step in GMT biosynthesis and is a target for immunosuppressive, anticancer, antiviral and antimicrobial drugs. ..
  69. Media Literacy to Prevent Adolescent Smoking Initiation
    BRIAN PRIMACK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The candidate will emerge in five years with the skills and background necessary to implement and evaluate the intervention on a large scale via an R01 (to be secured in year 4). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  70. An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand Arthroplasty
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
  71. Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking among U.S. Adolescents and Young Adults
    Brian A Primack; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finally, it will include a nationally-representative, longitudinal data collection investigating the trajectories and consequences of waterpipe tobacco smoking. ..
  72. Dizziness in the Emergency Department: A Population-Based Project
    Kevin Kerber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Relevance: Identifying deficiencies in care is critical to improving quality of care, reducing healthcare expenditures, and decreasing ED overcrowding. ..
  73. Structural Basis for Bridged Bimetallic Enzyme Catalysis
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  74. In-school and community media prevention
    Michael Slater; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..As a result, the school and community treatments are crossed and can each be assessed within an HLM framework. Cost-effectiveness data will also be collected and assessed. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  75. Training of the Pediatric Emergency Physician-Scientist
    David Jaffe; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The long-term goals will be realized as its trainees contribute to the development of and leadership as pediatric physician-scientists during the next two or more decades. ..
  76. Evidence-Based Research in Hand Surgery
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  77. CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC STUDIES OF PROTEIN STRUCTURE/FUNCTION
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Other members of this family include the regulator for alginate production by Pseudomonas in cystic fibrosis. The remaining four projects aim to determine the structures and mechanism of four enzymes, including alanine racemase...