human development

Summary

Summary: Continuous sequential changes which occur in the physiological and psychological functions during the life-time of an individual.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The essence of spirituality of terminally ill patients
    Co Shi Chantal Chao
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
    J Nurs Res 10:237-45. 2002
  2. doi Review of the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors alpha (PPAR alpha), beta (PPAR beta), and gamma (PPAR gamma) in rodent and human development
    Barbara D Abbott
    Reproductive Toxicology Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, US Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 27:246-57. 2009
  3. ncbi Human becoming-guided patient-centered care: A new model transforms nursing practice
    Gail J Mitchell
    York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:218-24. 2006
  4. ncbi The lived experience of sacrificing something important
    Kristine L Florczak
    St Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:133-41. 2006
  5. ncbi Human becoming practice around the globe: exploring the art of living true presence
    Debra A Bournes
    University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:109-15. 2006
  6. pmc Mechanisms of trinucleotide repeat instability during human development
    Cynthia T McMurray
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Life Sciences Division, 1 Cyclotron Rd, 83R0101, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 11:786-99. 2010
  7. doi The central role of RNA in human development and cognition
    John S Mattick
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    FEBS Lett 585:1600-16. 2011
  8. doi Worldwide prevalence of physical inactivity and its association with human development index in 76 countries
    Samuel C Dumith
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Prev Med 53:24-8. 2011
  9. pmc The influence of a sense of time on human development
    Laura L Carstensen
    Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 2130, USA
    Science 312:1913-5. 2006
  10. pmc Similar patterns of cortical expansion during human development and evolution
    Jason Hill
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13135-40. 2010

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  1. ncbi The essence of spirituality of terminally ill patients
    Co Shi Chantal Chao
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
    J Nurs Res 10:237-45. 2002
    ..The scientific rigor of this qualitative research as well as the strength and limitations of the study are reported. Implications for hospice palliative care and future research are recommended...
  2. doi Review of the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors alpha (PPAR alpha), beta (PPAR beta), and gamma (PPAR gamma) in rodent and human development
    Barbara D Abbott
    Reproductive Toxicology Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, US Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 27:246-57. 2009
    ..review provides an overview of PPARalpha, beta, and gamma protein and mRNA expression during mouse, rat, and human development. The review presents the results from many published studies and the information is organized by organ ..
  3. ncbi Human becoming-guided patient-centered care: A new model transforms nursing practice
    Gail J Mitchell
    York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:218-24. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi The lived experience of sacrificing something important
    Kristine L Florczak
    St Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:133-41. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Human becoming practice around the globe: exploring the art of living true presence
    Debra A Bournes
    University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:109-15. 2006
    ..Previously published human becoming practice stories are presented as an answer to many of the questions that persons have asked about human becoming-guided practice...
  6. pmc Mechanisms of trinucleotide repeat instability during human development
    Cynthia T McMurray
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Life Sciences Division, 1 Cyclotron Rd, 83R0101, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 11:786-99. 2010
    Trinucleotide expansion underlies several human diseases. Expansion occurs during multiple stages of human development in different cell types, and is sensitive to the gender of the parent who transmits the repeats...
  7. doi The central role of RNA in human development and cognition
    John S Mattick
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    FEBS Lett 585:1600-16. 2011
    ..Thus, it appears that what was dismissed as 'junk' because it was not understood holds the key to understanding human evolution, development, and cognition...
  8. doi Worldwide prevalence of physical inactivity and its association with human development index in 76 countries
    Samuel C Dumith
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Prev Med 53:24-8. 2011
    ..To describe the worldwide prevalence of physical inactivity and to analyze its association with development level of each country...
  9. pmc The influence of a sense of time on human development
    Laura L Carstensen
    Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 2130, USA
    Science 312:1913-5. 2006
    ..This motivational shift occurs with age but also appears in other contexts (for example, geographical relocations, illnesses, and war) that limit subjective future time...
  10. pmc Similar patterns of cortical expansion during human development and evolution
    Jason Hill
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13135-40. 2010
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  11. ncbi Food security, poverty, and human development in the United States
    John T Cook
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, at Boston University Medical Center, Maternity Bldg, Rm 4208, 91 E Concord St, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1136:193-209. 2008
    ..The food and distribution resources exist; the only constraint is political will...
  12. doi Prefrontal GABA(A) receptor alpha-subunit expression in normal postnatal human development and schizophrenia
    Carlotta E Duncan
    Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney 2021, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 44:673-81. 2010
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  13. ncbi Fetal blood-brain barrier P-glycoprotein contributes to brain protection during human development
    Daniela Virgintino
    Department of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari Medical School, Bari, Italy
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:50-61. 2008
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  14. ncbi Health and human development: understandings from life-course research
    Clyde Hertzman
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:719-44. 2003
    ..Evidence demonstrating these relationships suggests that, without a consideration of early life as well as adult life experience, policies designed to improve health status tend to overlook root causes...
  15. ncbi The emergence of consciousness and its role in human development
    Michael Lewis
    Institute for the Study of Child Development, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1001:104-33. 2003
    ..Finally, I will turn to the emergence of explicit and implicit consciousness...
  16. doi Building spiritual fitness in the Army: an innovative approach to a vital aspect of human development
    Kenneth I Pargament
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, OH 43403 0228, USA
    Am Psychol 66:58-64. 2011
    ..the CSF program: Human spirituality is a significant motivating force, spirituality is a vital resource for human development, and spirituality is a source of struggle that can lead to growth or decline...
  17. doi Linking social change and developmental change: shifting pathways of human development
    Patricia M Greenfield
    Department of Psychology, Univeristy of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:401-18. 2009
    P. M. Greenfield's new theory of social change and human development aims to show how changing sociodemographic ecologies alter cultural values and learning environments and thereby shift developmental pathways...
  18. ncbi Marabou 2005: nutrition and human development
    Philip James
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Nutr Rev 64:S1-11; discussion S72-91. 2006
    ..The nutrition field is therefore challenged not only in terms of science, but also in new dimensions of public health of immense economic significance...
  19. ncbi Urinary aquaporin-2 excretion during early human development
    Marina Zelenina
    Nordic Centre of Excellence for Research in Water Imbalance Related Disorders WIRED, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:947-52. 2006
    ..In babies at this early age, urinary AQP2 cannot serve as a direct marker of the renal action of AVP but reflects AQP2 expression level associated with different physiopathological conditions...
  20. ncbi Justice and the human development approach to international research
    Alex John London
    Carnegie Mellon University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 35:24-37. 2005
  21. doi The relationship between elderly suicide rates and the human development index: a cross-national study of secondary data from the World Health Organization and the United Nations
    Ajit Shah
    Ageing, Ethnicity and Mental Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:69-77. 2009
    ..Although suicide rates in younger people are associated with both higher and lower levels of educational attainment, little is known about this association in the elderly...
  22. ncbi Genetic manipulation of human embryonic stem cells: a system to study early human development and potential therapeutic applications
    Pablo Menendez
    Robarts Research Institute, Krembil Centre for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, London, ON, Canada
    Curr Gene Ther 5:375-85. 2005
    ..1998] provided a new area of investigation in both regenerative medicine and early human development. Fundamental study of the molecular and cellular mechanisms responsible for normal lineage development will ..
  23. ncbi Structural and functional early human development assessed by three-dimensional and four-dimensional sonography
    Asim Kurjak
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Zagreb, Sveti Duh Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Fertil Steril 84:1285-99. 2005
    To summarize the role of three-dimensional and four-dimensional ultrasound in the assessment of early human development.
  24. pmc The impact of HIV/AIDS on human development in African countries
    Abdesslam Boutayeb
    Faculty of Sciences, University Mohamed Ier, Boulevard Mohamed VI BP 717, Oujda Morocco
    BMC Public Health 9:S3. 2009
    In the present paper, we consider the impact of HIV/AIDS on human development in African countries, showing that, beyond health issues, this disease should and must be seen as a global development concern, affecting all components of ..
  25. ncbi Bacteria and early human development
    Mark Wilks
    Department of Microbiology, 3rd Floor, Path and Pharm Block, 80 Newark St, E1 2ES, London, United Kingdom
    Early Hum Dev 83:165-70. 2007
    ..Similarly Bacteroides fragilis directs the development of the immune system both in and outside the gastrointestinal tract. The relevance of these findings and others to our understanding of human development and disease is discussed.
  26. pmc Poverty, human development, and the role of eHealth
    Gunther Eysenbach
    J Med Internet Res 9:e34. 2007
  27. ncbi Growth, development and health from early fetal life until young adulthood: the Generation R Study
    Albert Hofman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Centre, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:61-72. 2004
    ..The study entered its pilot phase to test the logistics in December 2001. Full participant recruitment and complete data collection started in 2002...
  28. ncbi Poverty and human development: a global and local issue
    John J Frey
    WMJ 106:363. 2007
  29. ncbi Genetic Models in Applied Physiology. Functional genomics in the mouse: powerful techniques for unraveling the basis of human development and disease
    Clifford W Bogue
    Yale Child Health Research Center, Section of Critical Care and Applied Physiology, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 94:2502-9. 2003
    ..has a long and rich history in biological research, and many consider it a model organism for the study of human development and disease...
  30. ncbi Development of visual-evoked potentials to radially modulated concentric patterns
    Marie Ève Doucet
    University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Neuroreport 16:1753-6. 2005
    ..Radially modulated concentric stimuli thus induce brain activation that is not mature until 13 years of age...
  31. pmc Health indicators and human development in the Arab region
    Abdesslam Boutayeb
    Department of Mathematics, University Mohammed Ier, BP 717, Oujda, Morocco
    Int J Health Geogr 5:61. 2006
    The present paper deals with the relationship between health indicators and human development in the Arab region...
  32. ncbi Transition: a conceptual analysis in the context of siblings of children with cancer
    Krista Lynn Wilkins
    Helen Glass Center for Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:256-65. 2006
    ..pp. 37-54). Norwalk, CT: Appleton and Lane.] is employed. The result is a definition of transition that is relevant and useful for research and clinical practice in pediatric oncology...
  33. ncbi Grieving a loss: the lived experience for elders residing in an institution
    F Beryl Pilkington
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 18:233-42. 2005
    ..Findings are discussed in relation to the guiding theoretical perspective and related literature. Recommendations for additional research and insights for practice are presented...
  34. ncbi A dialogue about two nursing science traditions: the Roy adaptation model and the human becoming theory
    Marjorie C Dobratz
    University of Washington, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:301-7. 2004
    ..In the discussion of ontology as the lens through which humans view their world, they articulate the primacy of ontology over methodology in shaping knowledge development...
  35. ncbi Similarities and differences in experiences of hope
    Steven L Baumann
    Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:339-44. 2004
    ..While the structure of the experience of hope was similar, some differences are discussed that enhance nursing practice and guide further study...
  36. ncbi Nursing support of the process of becoming a mother
    Ramona T Mercer
    Department of Family Health Nursing in the University of California, San Francisco, Burlingame, USA corrected
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:649-51. 2006
    ..Empathic listening and interactive dialogue with the mother are important approaches to identify and address her concerns during this important transition...
  37. ncbi Becoming a mother versus maternal role attainment
    Ramona T Mercer
    Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:226-32. 2004
    ..To present evidence for replacing the term maternal role attainment (MRA), with becoming a mother (BAM)...
  38. ncbi The influence of growth on spiritual self-care agency in an older adult population
    Donna M Callaghan
    Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:43-51. 2006
    ..The loading variables included spiritual growth, self-concept, initiative, and responsibility. The conclusion was made that spiritual growth influences older adults' self-care agency to a greater extent than self-care self-efficacy...
  39. ncbi A review of nursing interventions to foster becoming a mother
    Ramona T Mercer
    Department of Family Health Nursing in the University of California, San Francisco, Burlingame, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:568-82. 2006
    ..To determine the current state of knowledge of nursing interventions that foster the process of becoming a mother...
  40. ncbi Developmental life stage and couples' experiences with prostate cancer: a review of the literature
    Janet Harden
    Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Cancer Nurs 28:85-98. 2005
    ..Knowledge gaps and implications for research using a developmental approach are identified...
  41. ncbi The intergenerational spectrum: an innovative approach to end-of-life care
    Ellen Fink-Samnick
    George Mason University s, Department of Social Work
    Case Manager 17:68-71. 2006
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  42. ncbi The progression of suffering implies alleviated suffering
    Arne Rehnsfeldt
    Department of Care and Welfare, Faculty of Health Sciences at Linköping University, Campus Norrköping, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:264-72. 2004
    ..This may thereby be a way of alleviating the patient's suffering by making it bearable during the progression of suffering...
  43. ncbi Nursing practice with Aboriginal communities: expanding worldviews
    Othmar F Arnold
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 18:259-63. 2005
    ..Approaches for bridging cultural differences are explored with a view toward inclusive healthcare and nursing practice...
  44. ncbi Integrative review of parenting in nursing research
    Jeffrey D Gage
    Faculty of Health and Sciences, School of Nursing, Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:56-62. 2006
    ..To synthesize and critically analyze parenting research in nursing...
  45. ncbi Process of self-identity transformation in women with autistic adolescent
    Bih Ching Shu
    Institute of Allied Health Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
    J Nurs Res 14:55-64. 2006
    ..Results are hoped to provide valuable information for health professionals to understand how mothers of autistic adolescents connect with others and with their self-identity during middle age...
  46. ncbi Going on a journey: understanding palliative care nursing
    Alan Barnard
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Queensland
    Int J Palliat Nurs 12:6-12. 2006
    ..To describe the qualitatively different ways a group of Australian nurses understood their experience of being a palliative care nurse...
  47. ncbi The power of hope: patients' experiences of hope a year after acute spinal cord injury
    Vibeke Lohne
    Institute of Nursing and Health Science, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 15:315-23. 2006
    ..The aim of this present study was to explore patients' experiences of the meaning they attribute to hope and hoping a year after acute spinal cord injury...
  48. ncbi Death as a transformation of wholeness: an "aha" experience of health as expanding consciousness
    Barbara L Zust
    Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:57-60. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to advance the critical importance of uncompromised and nonfragmented nursing care in partnership with the irreducible whole person...
  49. ncbi Professional resilience, practice longevity, and Parse's theory for baccalaureate education
    Helen F Hodges
    Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University, Atlanta 30341, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:548-54. 2005
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  50. ncbi The healing circle: resiliency in nurses
    Eileen M McGee
    Simmons College, Roslindale, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:43-57. 2006
    ..There is a pressing need to cultivate and foster personal growth in nurses because we cannot give our patients what we do not possess ourselves...
  51. ncbi Is sense of coherence a pathway for improving the quality of life of patients who grow up with chronic diseases? A hypothesis
    Philip Moons
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 4, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:16-20. 2006
    ..This hypothesis needs to be tested in long-term longitudinal studies. If such studies can confirm the hypothesis, SOC can be an important target for interventions in childhood to improve patients' quality of life during adulthood...
  52. ncbi The Glass Menagerie as heuristic for explicating nursing theory
    F Beryl Pilkington
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:190-6. 2006
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  53. ncbi Research-based theatre: The making of I'm Still Here!
    Gail J Mitchell
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:198-206. 2006
    ..The evaluation of the play, at six of the performances, is presented in this column...
  54. ncbi Patient experiences of pain and pain management at the end of life: a pilot study
    Annika Larsson
    Sahlgrenska Academy, Institute of Health Care Sciences, Gothenburg University Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden, Goteborg, Sweden
    Pain Manag Nurs 8:12-6. 2007
    ..Forthcoming research will focus on the relation between the pain and the way patients experience cancer and on the experience and specific needs of their family...
  55. ncbi The role of "envisioning the future" in the development of resilience among at-risk youth
    Teri Aronowitz
    Northeastern University School of Nursing, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:200-8. 2005
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  56. ncbi Fables: ways of knowing and understanding meaning in nursing
    Constance L Milton
    California Baptist University, Riverside, California 92504, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:100-3. 2006
    ..In this article, the author shall present a fable and offer an interpretation from a human becoming perspective for what one ought to do in the discipline of nursing...
  57. ncbi Lived experience of survivors of leukemia or malignant lymphoma
    Lena Persson
    Department of Health Sciences, Kristianstad University, SE 291 88 Kristianstad, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 27:303-13. 2004
    ..To help people retell their experiences may be one way of processing this life-threatening disease and treatment and may be one way to developing a sense of meaning and to regain balance in life...
  58. ncbi The lived experience of feeling very tired: a study using the Parse research method
    Rosemarie Rizzo Parse
    Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:319-25. 2003
    ..The study finding contributes knowledge about feeling very tired and its connection to health and quality of life. The structure is discussed in light of the principles of human becoming, and suggestions are made for future research...
  59. ncbi The phenomenon of taking life day-by-day: using Parse's research method
    Anthony J Welch
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland
    Nurs Sci Q 20:265-72. 2007
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  60. ncbi Emotional intelligence: a review of the literature with specific focus on empirical and epistemological perspectives
    Kristin Akerjordet
    Department of Health Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 16:1405-16. 2007
    ..The aim of this literature review was to evaluate and discuss previous research on emotional intelligence with specific focus on empirical and epistemological perspectives...
  61. ncbi Transition to motherhood
    Antonia M Nelson
    Nursing Department, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT 06117 2791, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:465-77. 2003
    ..To synthesize the results of nine qualitative studies related to the transition to motherhood, using Noblit and Hare's method of meta-synthesis development...
  62. ncbi To make a difference: nursing presence
    Karen L Melnechenko
    Timmins and District Hospital, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Forum 38:18-24. 2003
    ..Nursing presence in clinical practice...
  63. ncbi The experience of being listened to: a human becoming study with music
    Christine M Jonas-Simpson
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 16:232-8. 2003
    ..Findings extend the theory of human becoming, enhance understanding of the experience of being listened to, and affirm its value...
  64. ncbi Enhancing nursing research with children and families using a developmental science perspective
    Margaret Shandor Miles
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 21:1-20. 2003
    ..science, which evolved over the past two decades into a new interdisciplinary framework for the study of human development, involves an integrated holistic, developmental, and systems-oriented perspective...
  65. ncbi Transcendence and transformation in the life patterns of women living with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jane Neill
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 24:27-47. 2002
    ..quot; Through understanding life patterns within caring nursing partnerships, transitions in an entire life story can be appreciated as complex processes involving transcendence and transformation...
  66. ncbi A hereditary disorder in the family and the family life cycle: Huntington disease as a paradigm
    A Christine Brouwer-Dudokdewit
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Fam Process 41:677-92. 2002
    ..Because any family member may eventually need help, it is important to then help the family discover what hinders them from making the transition to the next life stage, and to resolve these issues so that they can move on...
  67. doi Stories of the young and the old: personal continuity and narrative identity
    Kate C McLean
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Psychol 44:254-64. 2008
    ..Gender differences also emerged, suggesting that females may have an advantage in the development of narrative identity. Results are discussed in terms of the different ways to represent narrative identity at 2 ends of the life span...
  68. doi Quality of life of older adults in Canada and Norway: examining the Iowa model
    Gail Low
    University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    West J Nurs Res 30:458-76. 2008
    ..These findings represent a novel attempt at testing complex linkages between aspects of elder, environment, and nursing concepts within the Iowa model warranting further research...
  69. doi Cognitive coping, goal self-efficacy and personal growth in HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Vivian Kraaij
    Medical Psychology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 72:301-4. 2008
    ..The relationships between cognitive coping strategies, goal self-efficacy and personal growth were studied in HIV-positive men who have sex with men...
  70. doi Transgender identity development as represented by a group of female-to-male transgendered adults
    Sarah W Morgan
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:585-99. 2008
    ..Our intention is to expose uninformed people to first-hand accounts by FTM transgendered persons about their life trajectories, particularly during childhood, adolescence, and the early adult years...
  71. doi Measuring post-traumatic growth in people diagnosed with hepatobiliary cancer: directions for future research
    Jennifer L Steel
    Department of Surgery, Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:643-50. 2008
    ..To highlight and provide preliminary data regarding issues in the measurement of post-traumatic growth in people diagnosed with primary or metastatic hepatobiliary cancer...
  72. ncbi The lived experience of feeling very tired: a study of adolescent girls
    Steven L Baumann
    Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:326-33. 2003
    ..The conclusion of the study is that feeling very tired is a complex paradoxical rhythm...
  73. ncbi Community dwellers' perspectives on the experience of feeling very tired
    Mary H Huch
    University of Southern Mississippi, College of Nursing, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:334-9. 2003
    ..The structure was conceptually integrated with the human becoming theory as: feeling very tired is powering the languaging of valuing connecting-separating. The findings are discussed in relation to human becoming and future research...
  74. ncbi Comparison of three Parse method studies on feeling very tired
    Sandra Schmidt Bunkers
    Marqette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:340-4. 2003
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  75. ncbi The quest for meaning in aging
    Sharon L Moore
    Athabasca University, Centre for Nursing and Health Studies Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Geriatr Nurs 27:293-9. 2006
    ..Through the sharing of their narrative life stories, these individuals described how meaning in their lives contributed to a sense of self that allowed them to embrace life with a sense of purpose and enthusiasm...
  76. ncbi Meaning of the quality of life for persons living with serious mental illness: human becoming practice with groups
    Noh Choon Hee
    Hallym University, South Korea
    Nurs Sci Q 17:220-5. 2004
    ..Themes of quality of life for this group of persons are detailed in this column...
  77. ncbi Review of research related to Parse's Theory of Human Becoming
    Thomas J Doucet
    York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 20:16-32. 2007
    ..The authors provide an overview of the studies and the human becoming research methods and further illuminate the findings of studies reviewed under four major themes that describe the phenomena studied...
  78. ncbi Lifelines: a life history methodology
    Lou F Gramling
    School of Nursing, University of South Carolina Aiken, 29801, USA
    Nurs Res 53:207-10. 2004
    ..Life histories are data collection strategies that detail an individual's life Lifelines are a visual depiction of a life history, displaying events in chronological order and noting the importance, or meaning, of events...
  79. ncbi The experience of becoming a mother for single, unpartnered, Medicaid-eligible, first-time mothers
    Rebecca Keating-Lefler
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:23-9. 2004
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  80. ncbi The experience of feeling unsure for women at end-of-life
    Sandra Schmidt Bunkers
    Department Head, South Dakota State University College of Nursing, Brookings, South Dakota, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 20:56-63. 2007
    ..Feeling unsure will be discussed in relation to the principles and concepts of human becoming and in relation to how it can inform nursing practice and future research...
  81. ncbi Quality of life for women living with a gynecologic cancer
    F Beryl Pilkington
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 17:147-55. 2004
    ..The findings suggest implications for quality care that honors persons' experiences...
  82. ncbi The researcher's reflections on the research process
    Anthony J Welch
    The Division of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Health Sciences, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Melbourne, Australia
    Nurs Sci Q 17:201-7. 2004
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  83. ncbi Perceptions of the concept of health among nurses working in mental health services: a phenomenographic study
    Henrika Jormfeldt
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:50-6. 2007
    ..The result emphasizes the need to clarify the concept of health if it is to be used as a goal in mental health nursing and to integrate a clarified definition of health at all hierarchical levels in mental health care services...
  84. ncbi Experiences of infertility: liminality and the role of the fertility clinic
    Helen Allan
    University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Nurs Inq 14:132-9. 2007
    ..Inadvertently, the clinic offered a way of being in limbo while at the same time reinforcing the liminal experiences of women...
  85. ncbi Grief as a transformative experience: weaving through different lifeworlds after a loved one has completed suicide
    Jann M Fielden
    Graduate School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:74-85. 2003
    ..The findings have implications for nurses and counsellors working in the area of suicide bereavement...
  86. ncbi A dialogue on existential-phenomenological thought in psychology and in nursing. Interview by William K. Cody
    Beth Arrigo
    Nurs Sci Q 17:6-11. 2004
  87. ncbi The lived experience of feeling cared for: a human becoming perspective
    Sandra Schmidt Bunkers
    Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:63-71. 2004
    ..Feeling cared for is discussed in relation to the principles and concepts of human becoming and in relation to how it can inform nursing practice and future research...
  88. ncbi An emerging framework for human becoming criticism
    Gail J Mitchell
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 17:103-9. 2004
    ..The emerging framework will enable researchers to participate in interpretive discourse and to advance the understanding of a scholarly community...
  89. ncbi Beneficial effects of breast milk in the neonatal intensive care unit on the developmental outcome of extremely low birth weight infants at 18 months of age
    Betty R Vohr
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e115-23. 2006
    ..The benefits of breast milk that is ingested in the NICU by extremely low birth weight infants on development and behavior have not been evaluated previously...
  90. ncbi Pediatric stress: hormonal mediators and human development
    Evangelia Charmandari
    Pediatric and Reproductive Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Horm Res 59:161-79. 2003
    ....
  91. pmc Very low birth weight preterm infants with surgical short bowel syndrome: incidence, morbidity and mortality, and growth outcomes at 18 to 22 months
    Conrad R Cole
    Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, 2015 Uppergate Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e573-82. 2008
    ....
  92. ncbi [Factor analysis of attributive determinants for life expectancy and infant mortality rate with recipient country data in consideration of socioeconomic environment]
    Masakazu Furukawa
    Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 60:335-44. 2005
    ..In this paper, we performed analysis of factors that determine life expectancy and infant mortality rates in recipient countries, in consideration of the socioeconomic environment...
  93. ncbi A global nutritional index
    Joshua I Rosenbloom
    Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Braun School of Public Health, WHO Collaborating Center in Capacity Building in Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Food Nutr Bull 29:266-77. 2008
    ..A standardized global nutritional index (GNI) would provide a single statistic for each country according to its overall level of nutrition, which could then guide national policies...
  94. ncbi Intrapartum fetal heart rate monitoring in cases of cytomegalovirus infection
    Masatoki Kaneko
    Perinatal Center and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Miyazaki Medical College, 5200 Kihara, Kiyotake, Miyazaki 889 1692, Japan
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1257-62. 2004
    ..We evaluated intrapartum fetal heart rate pattern of cytomegalovirus-infected fetuses and correlated the patterns with neurologic outcomes...
  95. ncbi Longitudinal growth of hospitalized very low birth weight infants
    R A Ehrenkranz
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 104:280-9. 1999
    ..The interpretation of growth rates for very low birth weight infants is obscured by limited data, recent changes in perinatal care, and the uncertain effects of multiple therapies...
  96. ncbi Sex-specific chromosome instability in early human development
    Natalia V Kovaleva
    St Petersburg Centre for Medical Genetics, St Petersburg, Russian Federation
    Am J Med Genet A 136:401-13. 2005
    ..The data obtained suggest that females may have gonadal mosaicism for aneuploidies and structural rearrangements more often than males. This may lead to the maternal origin bias in offspring with trisomies or structural rearrangements...
  97. ncbi Selected Proceedings of the NICHD/FDA newborn drug development initiative: Part II
    George P Giacoia
    Obstetric and Pediatric Pharmacology Branch, Center for Research for Mothers and Children, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20847, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1337-41. 2006
    In February 2003, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) created the Newborn Drug Development Initiative (NDDI), an ongoing program to determine gaps in ..
  98. doi From genes to brain development to phenotypic behavior: "dorsal-stream vulnerability" in relation to spatial cognition, attention, and planning of actions in Williams syndrome (WS) and other developmental disorders
    Janette Atkinson
    Visual Development Unit, University College London, London, UK
    Prog Brain Res 189:261-83. 2011
    ..leading to the proposal of a general "dorsal-stream vulnerability" in many different conditions of abnormal human development. In addition, dorsal-stream systems provide information used in tasks of visuospatial memory and locomotor ..
  99. ncbi Abnormal fetal heart rate tracing patterns during the first stage of labor: effect on perinatal outcome
    A Hadar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:863-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate perinatal outcomes of infants who had pathologic fetal heart rate tracings during the first stage of labor, in comparison with pregnancies with normal tracings...
  100. doi Influence of age and movement complexity on kinematic hand movement parameters in childhood and adolescence
    Stefan Mark Rueckriegel
    Pediatric Neurooncology Program, Department of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Int J Dev Neurosci 26:655-63. 2008
    ..drawing and handwriting, are crucial for performance in school, autonomy in everyday life and the general human development. A variety of neurological and psychiatric conditions in childhood and adolescence stunt the normal ..
  101. ncbi Expression of thyroid receptor isoforms in the human fetal central nervous system and the effects of intrauterine growth restriction
    M D Kilby
    Department of Fetal Medicine, Division of Human Reproduction and Childhealth, Division of Medical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 53:469-77. 2000
    ..nuclear thyroid hormone receptors (TRs), we have defined the pattern of TR isoform expression in the CNS throughout normal human development and have compared TR expression in the CNS of normal fetuses with those affected by IUGR.

Research Grants93

  1. Human Exposure to Bisphenol A, Phthalates and Fertility, Pregnancy Outcomes
    Russ Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..reproductive technologies (ART), which can be used as a model for the assessment of the early stages of human development. The methods of gamete manipulation used in ART are now widely practiced and provide clinicians and ..
  2. Human Exposure to Bisphenol A, Phthalates and Fertility, Pregnancy Outcomes
    Russ B Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..reproductive technologies (ART), which can be used as a model for the assessment of the early stages of human development. The methods of gamete manipulation used in ART are now widely practiced and provide clinicians and ..
  3. Full karyotype single cell interphase analysis
    Santiago Munne; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Early human development depends on the correct temporal and spatial expression of thousands of genes...
  4. Organochlorine and Gene Expression of Sex Steroids in a Multigenerational Cohort
    Janet Rose Osuch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Abstract The hypothesis that human development and susceptibility to disease depend upon a complex interaction between inherited genes and environmental exposures has gained wide acceptance...
  5. Organochlorine and Gene Expression of Sex Steroids in a Multigenerational Cohort
    Janet Osuch; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Abstract The hypothesis that human development and susceptibility to disease depend upon a complex interaction between inherited genes and environmental exposures has gained wide acceptance...
  6. Line-1 Retrotransposition in Human Embryonic Stem Cells
    John Moran; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..the mechanisms by which L1- mediated retrotransposition events impact genome integrity at various stages of human development. An understanding of the basic molecular processes that impact genome integrity in hES cells is important to ..
  7. A Population-Based Study of Fertility in Female Survivors of Young Adult Cancer
    Penelope P Howards; Fiscal Year: 2010
    A 2007 expert panel convened by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development highlighted the need for more research in the area of fertility among cancer survivors...
  8. HAL: A TOOL FOR ASSESSING HUMAN ACTION IN THE WORKPLACE
    JOHN ALOIMONOS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Behavioral scientists have had major accomplishments, such as documenting movement milestones in human development and establishing a relationship between brain and behavior in typical and atypical populations...
  9. Line-1 Retrotransposition in Human Embryonic Stem Cells
    John V Moran; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the mechanisms by which L1- mediated retrotransposition events impact genome integrity at various stages of human development. An understanding of the basic molecular processes that impact genome integrity in hES cells is important to ..
  10. OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS AND VISUAL DEVELOPMENT
    Eileen Birch; Fiscal Year: 1993
    The last trimester and early postnatal months of human development are characterized by rapid development of the retina and visual cortex...
  11. Structural Basis for Chemokine Function
    Brian F Volkman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..SDF1/ CXCL12) and its cognate receptors CXCR4 and CXCR7 are essential for life and play unique roles in human development, HIV infection, stem cell homing and cancer progression...
  12. FETAL NEUROBEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENT & POSTNATAL CONTINUITY
    JANET DI PIETRO; Fiscal Year: 2000
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): Knowledge about the ontogeny of human development prior to birth, and the contribution of the prenatal period to postnatal life has been hampered by the lack of access to the fetus...
  13. Role of LHX3 Protein Isoforms in Pituitary Development
    Simon Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The anterior pituitary gland secretes polypeptide hormones that are critical for many aspects of human development and physiology, including growth, reproduction, the stress response, metabolic homeostasis, and lactation...
  14. Regulation of Drug Metabolizing Enzyme Ontogeny
    RONALD HINES; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Dramatic changes occur in both physiological and molecular parameters during human development that influence differential responses to environmental toxicants and therapeutics...
  15. Early Child Development Programs: Effective Interventions for Human Development
    Jere R Behrman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The combination of rich data and new methodologies in this project promises considerable advancement of our knowledge on this important topic. ..
  16. Efficacy of Amantadine Hydochloride after Pediatric TBI
    SUE BEERS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke have called for pilot clinical trials to investigate pharmacological interventions to improve outcomes in ..
  17. BIOLOGICAL ROLES OF COPPER IN HUMAN NUTRITION
    Jonathan Gitlin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Copper has a critical role in early human development, as evidenced by patients with Menkes disease, a fatal neurodegenerative disorder of childhood resulting ..
  18. Media Literacy to Prevent Adolescent Smoking Initiation
    BRIAN PRIMACK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of Yale University (BA magna cum laude in English and Mathematics, 1991), Harvard University (EdM in Human Development and Psychology, 1993) and Emory University (MD summa cum laude, 1999), the candidate completed Family ..
  19. Negative regulation by thyroid hormone
    Anthony Hollenberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It also plays a fundamental role in human development. Thus, an elegant feedback system has developed to tightly control circulating TH levels within a tight ..