Summary: The ability to construct new ideas or images.
Publications196 found, 100 shown here
- CreativityMark A Runco
Psychology Department, California State University, Fullerton, California 92834, USA
Annu Rev Psychol 55:657-87. 2004..Great headway is being made in creativity research, but more dialogue between perspectives is suggested. New and important areas of research are highlighted, and the various costs and benefits of creativity are discussed...
- The cognitive neuroscience of creativityArne Dietrich
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Psychon Bull Rev 11:1011-26. 2004..Implications for the arts and sciences are briefly discussed...
- Decreased latent inhibition is associated with increased creative achievement in high-functioning individualsShelley H Carson
Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 85:499-506. 2003..69, phi = .47. p = .003...
- Neuroanatomy of creativityRex E Jung
The MIND Research Network, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Hum Brain Mapp 31:398-409. 2010..The distribution of brain regions, associated with both divergent thinking and creative achievement, suggests that cognitive control of information flow among brain areas may be critical to understanding creative cognition...
- Enhancing creativity by means of cognitive stimulation: evidence from an fMRI studyAndreas Fink
Institute of Psychology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
Neuroimage 52:1687-95. 2010....
- Creativity meets neuroscience: experimental tasks for the neuroscientific study of creative thinkingAndreas Fink
Institute of Psychology, University of Graz, Universitaetsplatz 2 III, A 8010 Graz, Austria
Methods 42:68-76. 2007..Nevertheless, much more work is needed in order to establish reliable and valid measures of creative thinking, in particular measures of novelty or originality of creative insights...
- Frontotemporal and dopaminergic control of idea generation and creative driveAlice W Flaherty
Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Comp Neurol 493:147-53. 2005..The three-factor model proposed here predicts findings in a broad range of normal and pathological states and can be tested in many experimental paradigms...
- Cortical regions involved in the generation of musical structures during improvisation in pianistsSara L Bengtsson
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
J Cogn Neurosci 19:830-42. 2007..We suggest that these regions are part of a network involved in musical creation, and discuss their possible functional roles...
- Brain correlates underlying creative thinking: EEG alpha activity in professional vs. novice dancersAndreas Fink
Institute of Psychology, University of Graz, Universitaetsplatz 2 III, A 8010 Graz, Austria
Neuroimage 46:854-62. 2009..The findings complement and extend existing findings on the relationship between EEG alpha activity and creative thinking...
- Divergent thinking: strategies and executive involvement in generating novel uses for familiar objectsK J Gilhooly
School of Psychology, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Herts, UK
Br J Psychol 98:611-25. 2007..It was predicted and found in regression analyses that letter fluency (an executively loading task) was related to production of 'new' uses and category fluency was related to production of 'old' uses but not vice versa...
- Thinking styles and identity development among Chinese university studentsLi Fang Zhang
Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong
Am J Psychol 121:255-71. 2008..Along with findings in the existing literature, results of this study call for a collaborative effort between teaching faculty and student development educators in fostering holistic student development...
- Activating children's thinking skills (ACTS): the effects of an infusion approach to teaching thinking in primary schoolsJessica Dewey
Harrow Educational Psychology Service, Educational Psychology Group, University College London, London, UK
Br J Educ Psychol 79:329-51. 2009..However many of these are not based on scientific evaluation (DfEE, 1999). This paper endeavours to examine the effectiveness of one approach, that of infusion, to teaching thinking...
- Functional neural anatomy of talentM Layne Kalbfleisch
Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study and Graduate School of Education, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA
Anat Rec B New Anat 277:21-36. 2004..Anat Rec (Part B: New Anat) 277B:21-36, 2004...
- Failing to deactivate: the association between brain activity during a working memory task and creativityHikaru Takeuchi
Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
Neuroimage 55:681-7. 2011....
- Regional gray matter volume of dopaminergic system associate with creativity: evidence from voxel-based morphometryHikaru Takeuchi
Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Neuroimage 51:578-85. 2010....
- White matter structures associated with creativity: evidence from diffusion tensor imagingHikaru Takeuchi
Division of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Department of Funictional Brain Imaging, Tohoku University 4 1 Seiryo cho, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8575, Japan
Neuroimage 51:11-8. 2010....
- Neural networks involved in artistic creativityYasuyuki Kowatari
Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennodai 1 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
Hum Brain Mapp 30:1678-90. 2009..Our results supported the hypothesis that training increases creativity via reorganized intercortical interactions...
- Cognitive competence as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum developmentRachel C F Sun
Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:401-8. 2006....
- EEG alpha oscillations during the performance of verbal creativity tasks: differential effects of sex and verbal intelligenceAndreas Fink
Department of Psychology, University of Graz, Austria
Int J Psychophysiol 62:46-53. 2006..Task-related alpha power changes during creative problem solving were also moderated by verbal IQ and sex...
- Brain correlates of self-rated originality of ideas: evidence from event-related power and phase-locking changes in the EEGRoland H Grabner
Institute of Psychology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
Behav Neurosci 121:224-30. 2007..These findings corroborate the importance of right-hemispheric cortical networks in creative idea generation...
- Cerebral blood flow associated with creative performance: a comparative studyRosa Aurora Chávez-Eakle
Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente, Mexico
Neuroimage 38:519-28. 2007..The higher CBF found in particular brain regions of highly creative individuals during the performance of a creative task provides evidence of a specific neural network related to the creative process...
- Identification of first candidate genes for creativity: a pilot studyMartin Reuter
Department of Psychology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Otto Behaghel Str 10F, D 35394 Giessen, Germany
Brain Res 1069:190-7. 2006....
- Verbal creativity and schizotypal personality in relation to prefrontal hemispheric laterality: a behavioral and near-infrared optical imaging studyBradley S Folley
Department of Psychology, Wilson Hall, Vanderbilt University 111, 21st Ave S, Nashville TN 37240, USA
Schizophr Res 80:271-82. 2005..Thus, creative thinking seems to robustly recruit bilateral PFC, but it is the right PFC that is preferentially activated in schizotypes in relation to their enhanced DT...
- Animal innovation defined and operationalizedGrant Ramsey
Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556 4619, USA
Behav Brain Sci 30:393-407; discussion 407-32. 2007..These criteria are systematized into a dichotomous key that can be used to assess whether a behavior observed in the field is likely to be an innovation...
- Biochemical support for the "threshold" theory of creativity: a magnetic resonance spectroscopy studyRex E Jung
The MIND Research Network, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
J Neurosci 29:5319-25. 2009..To our knowledge, this is the first report assessing the relationship between brain chemistry and creative cognition, as measured with divergent thinking, in a cohort comprised exclusively of normal, healthy participants...
- Schizotypy versus openness and intelligence as predictors of creativityGeoffrey F Miller
Psychology Department, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 1161, USA
Schizophr Res 93:317-24. 2007..Thus, the 'madness-creativity' link seems mediated by the personality trait of openness, and standard creativity-benefit models seem unlikely to explain schizophrenia's evolutionary persistence...
- AVPR1a and SLC6A4 gene polymorphisms are associated with creative dance performanceRachel Bachner-Melman
Department of Psychology, Mount Scopus, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
PLoS Genet 1:e42. 2005....
- Schizotypy, creativity and mating success in humansDaniel Nettle
Psychology, Brain and Behaviour, University of Newcastle, Henry Wellcome Building, Framlington Place, Newcastle NE2 4HH, UK
Proc Biol Sci 273:611-5. 2006..For one component, this relationship is mediated by creative activity. Results are discussed in terms of the evolution of human creativity and the genesis of schizophrenia...
- Creativity and dementia: emerging diagnostic and treatment methods for Alzheimer's diseaseJeffrey L Cummings
UCLA Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
CNS Spectr 13:1-20; quiz 22. 2008..Debra Cherry, PhD, discusses the advocacy needs of Alzheimer's disease patients and their caregivers. In addition, Patricia Utermohlen, MA, provides a testimonial of the impact of Alzheimer's disease on an accomplished artist...
- The creative brain: investigation of brain activity during creative problem solving by means of EEG and FMRIAndreas Fink
Institute of Psychology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
Hum Brain Mapp 30:734-48. 2009..The findings suggest that EEG alpha band synchronisation during creative thinking can be interpreted as a sign of active cognitive processes rather than cortical idling...
- Who's afraid of a cognitive neuroscience of creativity?Arne Dietrich
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Methods 42:22-7. 2007..In the end, the fundamental question we must ask ourselves is what, exactly, are the mental processes--or their critical elements--that yield creative thoughts...
- Creative innovation: possible brain mechanismsKenneth M Heilman
Department of Neurology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 02366, USA
Neurocase 9:369-79. 2003....
- Neural substrates of spontaneous musical performance: an FMRI study of jazz improvisationCharles J Limb
Language Section, Voice, Speech and Language Branch, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
PLoS ONE 3:e1679. 2008..This distributed neural pattern may provide a cognitive context that enables the emergence of spontaneous creative activity...
- Musical skills and neural functions. The legacy of the brains of musiciansMarina Bentivoglio
Department of Morphological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Ann N Y Acad Sci 999:234-43. 2003..The historical overview of these problems is certainly exemplary of progress of knowledge, but also warns against excessive "localizationist" efforts...
- Allow yourself to be surprised!Karlene Kerfoot
Patient Care Services Clarian Health, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Nurs Econ 23:204-6. 2005..It is impossible to eliminate the element of surprise in our work. Instead, we should be judged on our ability to welcome surprise and astonishment and to help ourselves and our organizations grow and learn from the unexpected...
- Temporal construal effects on abstract and concrete thinking: consequences for insight and creative cognitionJens Förster
International University Bremen, Bremen, Germany
J Pers Soc Psychol 87:177-89. 2004..In Experiment 6, distant time perspective undermined rather than enhanced analytical problem solving...
- Higher order thinking skills competencies required by outcomes-based education from learnersM M Chabeli
School of Nursing, University of Johannesburg, PO Box 524, Auckland Park
Curationis 29:78-86. 2006..It is recommended that a study focusing on the assessment of these intellectual concepts be made. The study may be qualitative, quantitative or mixed methods in nature (Creswell 2005)...
- Opening doors of perception. Creativity, learning and developing practiceBrendan McCormack
Nursing Research and Practice Development, University of Ulster Hospital Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Br J Perioper Nurs 14:439-41, 443-6. 2004..The article aims to challenge issues about nurse education and explore ways in which the nursing profession can move debates about the values underpinning the preparation of undergraduate nurses...
- Leadership vs. consensusJames I Ausman
Surg Neurol 66:548-9. 2006
- Teaching and learning practice development for changeMargaret McAllister
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
J Contin Educ Nurs 37:154-9; quiz 160-1, 190. 2006..Its success depends on skilled change agents or facilitators. This article discusses strategies used in a workshop to educate and prepare practice development facilitators for effecting change...
- Models, measurement, and strategies in developing critical-thinking skillsBarbara A Brunt
Nursing Education and Staff Development, Summa Health System, Staff Development, 41 Arch Street, Akron, OH 44304, USA
J Contin Educ Nurs 36:255-62. 2005..Additional research studies are needed to determine how the process of nursing practice can nurture and develop critical-thinking skills, and which strategies are most effective in developing and evaluating critical thinking...
- What do you think? Are you a genius?Nancy J Riesz
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:306-10. 2002..Below are instructions for you to become a genius by learning to use your brain better...
- Engaging the students and the teacher: co-creating substantive reform with narrative pedagogyNancy Diekelmann
University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Nursing, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 2455, USA
J Nurs Educ 44:249-52. 2005
- Your company's secret change agentsRichard Tanner Pascale
Oxford University, England
Harv Bus Rev 83:72-81, 153. 2005..The positive-deviance approach has unearthed solutions to such complicated and diverse problems as malnutrition in Mali and human trafficking in East Java. This methodology can help solve even the most extreme dilemmas...
- Frida Kahlo: Abjection, psychic deadness, and the creative impulseMarlene Goldsmith
The Kenmawr, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
Psychoanal Rev 91:723-58. 2004
- Measuring critical thinking: one step forward, one step backCatherine M Walsh
Department of Nursing, Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD 21801, USA
Nurse Educ 31:159-62. 2006..Although the ultimate goal of this process was curricular improvement, nearly 15 years later, faculty struggle to make sense of the data they have...
- Funding growth in an age of austerityGary Hamel
Strategos, Chicago, USA
Harv Bus Rev 82:76-84, 186. 2004..Look for innovation sources outside the organization, as well as inside. Increase the learning from small, low-risk experiments. And commit to long-term, consistent development efforts...
- Thinking within the box: The relational processing style elicited by counterfactual mind-setsLaura J Kray
Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 91:33-48. 2006....
- [Treatment and personality development with art therapy. A description of the method]Márta Antalfai
Lelki Egészségvédô Alapitvány Mûvészet pszichoterápias Mûhely, Budapest, Hungary
Psychiatr Hung 22:276-99. 2007..The reorganization of the social relations (through catharsis-experiences) serves both of these psychic movements (a mutual flux between the inner and outer world), as it includes both the actual as the past bonds...
- What to do when trying harder is not the answerJohn W Kenagy
Kenagy and Associates, Cambridge, MA, USA
Mich Health Hosp 39:48-50. 2003..I talk with many health care senior managers and executives. In their most candid moments, they admit to finding it hard to sleep at night. What's keeping them awake? The overwhelming demands of managing 21st century health care...
- Interactions between science and artJan Dibbets
Cardiovasc Res 56:330-1. 2002
- Making room for "outside the box" thinking in emergency management and preparednessEdward J Gabriel
New York City Office of Emergency Management, New York City Fire Department Emergency Medical Services, New York City, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:319-20. 2003
- A poster presentation as an evaluation method to facilitate reflective thinking skills in nursing educationM M Chabeli
Nursing Science Department, RAU
Curationis 25:10-8. 2002..It is recommended that other learner-centred methods of assessment and evaluation be researched for their effective use in facilitating the higher order thinking skills of learners...
- Leadership and organizational strategies to increase innovative thinkingMaria R Shirey
Shirey and Associates, Evansville, IN, USA
Clin Nurse Spec 21:191-4. 2007
- Manipulations that disrupt generative processes decrease conformity to examples: evidence from two paradigmsJoshua D Landau
Department of Behavioral Sciences, York College, Pennsylvania 17405 7199, USA
Memory 12:90-103. 2004....
- Becoming a transformational leader through reflectionChristopher Johns
Luton University, Bedford, England
Reflect Nurs Leadersh 30:24-6, 38. 2004
- Précis of The rational imagination: how people create alternatives to realityRuth M J Byrne
School of Psychology and Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
Behav Brain Sci 30:439-53; discussion 453-76. 2007..The sorts of possibilities that people envisage explain the mutability of certain aspects of mental representations and the immutability of other aspects...
- Thinking outside the box. Encouraging flexible thinking for problems and decisionsElaine McNichol
Center for the Development of Nursing Policy and Practice, University of Leeds
Nurs Manag (Harrow) 9:19-22. 2002
- The creativity challengeJohn Turnbull
Oxfordshire Learning Disability NHS Trust, UK
J Nurs Manag 11:221-3. 2003
- From cheerleader to patent processorHarriet Forman
Omni Management Consultants, Inc, New York, NY 10025, USA
J Nurs Adm 36:346-50. 2006
- The potential of dyslexic individuals in communication design educationMuzaffer Corlu
Department of Music and Performing Arts, Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
Behav Neurol 18:217-23. 2007....
- Nurturing our ideasBrenda S Gregory Dawes
AORN J 75:14, 16. 2002
- Creativity in older adults: a plethora of possibilitiesMeredith Flood
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Charlotte, North Carolina 28223 0001, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:389-411. 2007..Recommendations for further investigation of creativity also are presented...
- [Creativity and visual expression]Isvtán Hárdi
Psychiatr Hung 21:268-78. 2006..The above elements and mechanisms have important roles both in creativity and in artistic pleasure. The paper is illustrated by cases of dynamic examination of drawings...
- Leaders who create change and those who manage it. How leaders limit successJohn G Bruhn
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA
Health Care Manag (Frederick) 23:132-40. 2004..Leaders set the limits of success in their organizations by how they manage change. The different approaches of 2 leaders who have created change to correct problems in our health care delivery system are discussed...
- Encouraging reflection and critical thinking in practiceAdrienne Price
Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey
Nurs Stand 18:46-52, quiz 53-4. 2004..This article provides practical guidance to mentors, clinical supervisors and preceptors on how this might be encouraged...
- When shoes become hammers: Goal-derived categorization training enhances problem-solving performanceEvangelia G Chrysikou
Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 32:935-42. 2006..These studies suggest that problem solving is a dynamic expression of goal-directed cognition and provide evidence for the involvement of categorization in problem-solving processes...
- An engagement model of cognitive optimization through adulthoodElizabeth A L Stine-Morrow
Department of Educational Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 226 Education Building, 1310 South Sixth St, Champaign, IL 61820 6990, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:62-9. 2007..This pilot translational project suggests that the Senior Odyssey program may serve as one effective model of engagement with good scaling-up potential...
- Sleep loss and "divergent" thinking abilityJ A Horne
Human Sciences Department, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, England
Sleep 11:528-36. 1988..Increased perseveration was clearly apparent. Apparently, 1 night of sleep loss can affect divergent thinking. This contrasts with the outcome for convergent thinking tasks, which are more resilient to short-term sleep loss...
- Creative thinking in schizophrenia: the role of executive dysfunction and symptom severityAnna Abraham
International Graduate School for Neuroscience, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
Cogn Neuropsychiatry 12:235-58. 2007..This study examines the notion of enhanced creative thinking in schizophrenia and determines the mediating role of executive dysfunction and symptom severity in this relationship...
- Research on nurses' critical thinking: cul de sac?John Follman
Psychology Department, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla 33617, USA
Nurse Educ 28:255-6. 2003
- Synaesthesia, the arts and creativity: a neurological connectionCatherine M Mulvenna
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, London, UK
Front Neurol Neurosci 22:206-22. 2007..Moreover, the neural distinction of the synaesthete brain may prove to be a window into a neural basis of creative cognition, and therefore conducive to the expression of creativity in various media...
- Dementia as a window to the neurology of artMario F Mendez
Focal type Dementias Clinic, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
Med Hypotheses 63:1-7. 2004..Further study of art in dementia can profitably evaluate this proposed schema for the mechanisms of art in the brain...
- Children's aesthetic understanding of photographic art and the quality of art-related parent-child interactionsLisa E Szechter
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
Child Dev 78:879-94. 2007..Among both parents and children, artistic experience was associated with aesthetic preferences for photographs...
- The hidden art in plastic surgery...in five stages of creativityJanek Stefan Januszkiewicz
New Zealand Institute of Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, 243 Remura Road, Auckland, New Zealand
Plast Reconstr Surg 109:2463-70. 2002
- Relationships between procedural rigidity and interrepresentational change in children's drawing behaviorDelphine Picard
Department of Psychology, University of Montpellier III, France
Child Dev 78:522-41. 2007..It was concluded that rigidity in routine development could act as a sequential constraint on interrepresentational change...
- Psychoanalysis and creative livingJeffrey B Rubin
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 31:361-80. 2003..quot;Psychoanalysis and Creative Living" attempts to elucidate how psychoanalysis could work through this tension between its creative and perverse possibilities and foster creative living...
- Cognitive occupational hazards and psychopathology of the artistE L Green
, Oak Park, Illinois, USA
Occup Med 16:679-87, v. 2001..The author discusses creativity and mental health issues, with a focus on epidemiology, risk factors, and possible treatment and risk reduction. Disorders by type of artist are briefly addressed...
- Obsessive, prolific artistic output following subarachnoid hemorrhageM F X Lythgoe
RCS Unit of Biophysics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, WC1N 1EH UK
Neurology 64:397-8. 2005
- A fragile dilemmaMarc D Grunseit
Marc Grunseit Studio Glass, Waverley, NSW
Med J Aust 181:623-5. 2004
- "The doctor is an artist"Susan Byth
Med J Aust 181:626-7. 2004
- The hallucinating art of Heinrich FüssliChristian Baumann
Department of Neurology, Universitatsspital Zurich, Switzerland
Front Neurol Neurosci 22:223-35. 2007..Therefore, the following chapter aims to reflect the painting against the background of Füssli's biography, neuropsychological interpretations, and of pathophysiological and neurobiological considerations on sleep paralysis...
- Painting with a broad brush: professional careers for artists with psychiatric disabilitiesMichael D Tillyer
Anchor House of Artists in Northampton, Massachusetts 01060 3997, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 25:265-72. 2002..This article includes personal accounts of consumers who have benefited from Anchor House...
- Absence, ambiguity, and the representation of creativity in Vermeer's The Art of PaintingFrancis Baudry
New York Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
Psychoanal Q 76:583-608. 2007..The author refers to some of Winnicott's and Lacan's concepts, particularly the connection between absence and desire as a spur to creativity...
- Memory and the creation of art: the syndrome, as in de Kooning, of 'creating in the midst of dementia'Carlos Hugo Espinel
Blood Pressure Center and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Front Neurol Neurosci 22:150-68. 2007..The 'Method of Observation' serves to define stimuli, and the 'Cognitive Analysis' to assess cognitive faculties. (3) The integration of art and science into a new discipline of study, 'ArtScience'...
- [The paintings of Paul Klee. A language of signs--release mechanisms for the imagination]Erik Vinnars
Lakartidningen 100:2148-50. 2003
- Stress reduction for nurses through Arts-in-Medicine at the University of New Mexico HospitalsPatricia Ann Repar
Department of Music and Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, 1927 Truman Street NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
Holist Nurs Pract 21:182-6. 2007..Exploring their nascent creativity through massage, yoga, art, music, and writing, nurses are encouraged to reconnect emotionally and spiritually with themselves, their patients, and fellow healthcare workers...
- The 2008 American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize. Finalist: University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, Ann Arbor. Creative thinking, yes; cookie-cutter, noLee Ann Runy
Hosp Health Netw 82:58-9. 2008
- Lifespan creativity in a non-Western artistic tradition: a study of Japanese ukiyo-e printmakersAaron Kozbelt
Department of Psychology, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, 11210 2889, USA
Int J Aging Hum Dev 65:23-51. 2007..Trans-historically, early-peaking ukiyo-e artists are concentrated between 1780 and 1800...
- Beyond self-actualizationLloyd Greene
Texas State University, USA
J Health Hum Serv Adm 30:116-28. 2007
- A narrative view of art therapy and art making by women with breast cancerKate Collie
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Health Psychol 11:761-75. 2006..The storylines show existence being affirmed, confirmed and proclaimed through visual artistic expression and meaning making being achieved through physical acts of making...
- Jekyll and Hyde revisited: paradoxes in the appreciation of drug experiences and their effects on creativityJos ten Berge
Faculteit der Letteren, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Psychoactive Drugs 34:249-62. 2002..It seems that the "demoniacal" and "psychedelic" mode come together in experiential reality, only to be divided in the cultural sphere...
- Setting the stage for innovative actionGary Meller
Healthcare Group, Inc, Fort Lauderdale, Fla, USA
Physician Exec 28:24-8. 2002..Consider the steps you need to take to introduce innovative thinking into your organization. It's a combination of free-flowing process, managerial support and individual creativity...
- Periodic emergence of great poets in the history of Arabia & Persia, China and JapanEmil Pales
Sophia Foundation, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Neuro Endocrinol Lett 25:169-72. 2004..Moreover, the waves of poetic creativeness in the West and in the East have been synchronous for the last 3000 years...
- Stimulating creativity in all elders: a continuum of interventionsMichelle Sierpina
Sealy Center on Aging, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0460, USA
Care Manag J 5:175-82. 2004..A continuum of creative programs defined here shows promise for eliciting late life creativeness offering elders in the community, in residential settings, in adult day care, and in home care new avenues for ..
- [Friedrich Nietzsche's last lucid year]Gustavo Figueroa
Departamento de Psiquiatria, Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile
Rev Med Chil 135:661-8. 2007As an outstanding philosopher Nietzsche poses the question whether his creativeness persisted in spite of his deteriorating disease or appeared, among other features, as a consequence of his illness...
- [Developmental direction for review system of the journal of korean academy of nursing]Hae won Kim
Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, Kwandong University, Korea
Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 37:422-30. 2007....
- Use of new liquid nitrogen cryocatheter in the surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation: clinical experience, mid- and long-term resultsPiotr Suwalski
Cardiac Surgery Department, Warsaw Medical University, 02 097, Banacha Street 1A, Warsaw, Poland
Comput Biol Med 37:1409-13. 2007..and technically easier procedures mostly due to the electrophysiological studies, technological progress and creativeness in ablation systems construction...
- [Lars Hertervig and Carl Fredrik Hill--creativeness and mental illness]Øivind Torkildsen
Senter for klinisk nevroforskning, Stavanger universitetssjukehus, 4068 Stavanger
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:3450-3. 2005..This paper describes the artistic development of the two painters and discusses this in relation to how brain diseases may influence creativity and artistic expression...
- Suicide among eminent artistsA Preti
CMG, Psychiatry Branch Cagliari, Italy
Psychol Rep 84:291-301. 1999..The link between mental disorders, such as manic-depression, which imply a higher risk of suicide, and creativeness is discussed as a contributing factor.
- Weaving with the world: Winnicott's re-imagining of realityDodi Goldman
William Alanson White Institute, USA
Psychoanal Q 81:1-23. 2012..For Winnicott, the emphasis is less on conflict between pleasure and reality and more on contrast between two different kinds of relationship with reality as it becomes increasingly external...
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- Neuroanatomy of social Function in FTDKatherine Rankin; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Inflammation and Ovarian CancerRoberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2007..In particular, NSAID use may prove to be a potentially important chemopreventative for this often-fatal disease. ..
- Fetal Growth Restriction & Maternal Cardiovascular RiskRoberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2009..The presence of risk markers at an early age, specifically an age wherein markers of cardiovascular risk are typically not measured, may allow for implementation of early preventative interventions. ..
- EFFECTIVENESS OF OUTPATIENT TREATMENT OF PIDRoberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2003..We gain great efficiency in the use of the extensive resources and excellent follow-up success within the PEACH cohort. ..
- HOME SCREENING FOR CHLAMYDIA SURVEILLANCERoberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2004..This study will determine whether a home screening strategy for bacterial STD's would enhance compliance with screening recommendations; such a strategy could contribute to elimination of STD's at reduced societal cost. ..
- Fetal Growth Restriction & Maternal Cardiovascular RiskRoberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2007..The presence of risk markers at an early age, specifically an age wherein markers of cardiovascular risk are typically not measured, may allow for implementation of early preventative interventions. ..
- DOUCHING, VAGINAL MICROBIOLOGY, AND PIDRoberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2003..Given the paucity of information regarding the relationship between douching and reproductive outcomes, the proposed study is imperative in order to direct future public health recommendations. ..
- BASAL GANGLIA FMRI IN NORMAL AND PARKINSONIAN PATIENTSAlice Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- 256 Channel Geodesic EEG SystemLinda Mayes; Fiscal Year: 2004..Thus, the capacity for high-density mapping as offered by the EGI system makes possible the ability to create a dynamic neural profile of how an individual processes a given event. ..
- Behavioral Treatment for College Student Cigarette UseCHRISTOPHER CORREIA; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- REGULATION OF AROUSAL AND ATTENTION IN COCAINE EXPOSEDLinda Mayes; Fiscal Year: 2002..The follow-up continues to build on an interactive model in which children with developmental risks are more or less vulnerable to poor outcomes depending on the severity of their environmental disruption and stress. ..
- Translational Studies of FASD Using a Sheep Model-U01TIMOTHY CUDD; Fiscal Year: 2007..This sheep model provides a unique opportunity to bridge the basic and clinical arms of the consortium more closely than has been achieved in the past. ..
- Neurocognitive Risk For Alcoholism Into AdulthoodRobert Zucker; Fiscal Year: 2007..Neurocognitive assessments will be carried out at 3 year intervals, and the fMRI protocol is to be administered twice. ..
- Sleep Loss, Human Memory and Brain Plasticity across the LifespanMatthew Walker; Fiscal Year: 2009..Considering that over 70 million people in the U.S. suffer from disordered sleep, which markedly increases in later life, the importance of understanding a link between inadequate sleep and learning difficulties becomes paramount. ..
- VASCULAR DRUG DELIVERYElazer R Edelman; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Health Service Use at the End of Life: A Biracial Population Study of ADJudith J McCann; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Reward System Recovery Following Behavioral Activation Therapy in DepressionGABRIEL DICHTER; Fiscal Year: 2007..Such a strategy is consistent with NIMH's mission to reduce the burden of psychiatric disorders. ..
- Rural Methamphetamine-Abusing Parents and Their ChildrenWendy Haight; Fiscal Year: 2007..S. affecting not just individuals, but whole communities. This research will examine children's mental health functioning. Such information is critical to the development and elaboration of effective prevention interventions. ..
- MOLECULAR BASIS OF HEART FAILUREAndrew Marks; Fiscal Year: 2006..We propose to test the hypothesis that defective regulation of RyR1 due to PKA hyperphosphorylation and FKBP12 depletion contributes to impaired skeletal muscle function in heart failure. ..
- APICAL JUNCTIONAL COMPLEXES OF THE RPELAWRENCE RIZZOLO; Fiscal Year: 2006..Recent advances in the development of reagents coupled with this novel culture model will advance our understanding of this essential structure of the outer blood-retinal barrier. ..
- VASCULAR DRUG DELIVERYElazer Edelman; Fiscal Year: 2006..A range of drugs will be considered based on physicochemical properties, biological activity, clinical performance and mechanism of cell responsiveness. ..
- CARDIAC AND SKELETAL MUSCLE CALCIUM RELEASE CHANNELSAndrew Marks; Fiscal Year: 2006..Pharmacologic manipulation, targeted at the regulation of FKBP12/12.6 binding to the channels and at phosphorylation/dephosphorylation of the channels, could ultimately provide novel approaches to treating these and other diseases. ..
- MACROPHAGES, DENDRITIC CELLS AND PATHOGENSCarl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2007..Cores provide for BSL3 wet lab and mouse work; microarray analysis of gene expression; computation and comparison of gene expression results; and high throughput screening of chemical libraries. ..
- Spatial language: Developmental and Neural StudiesANJAN K CHATTERJEE; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our goal is to establish points of convergence in this aspect of spatial cognition across cognitive linguistics, developmental psychology, functional neuroimaging and neuropsychology. ..
- RISK AND COPING IN CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICSRobert Zucker; Fiscal Year: 2002..The study has shown substantial risk related differences in early childhood, and findings from the continuation project should also have direct relevance for preventive intervention programming. ..
- BRAIN IMAGING IN THE MAJOR PSYCHOSESNancy Andreasen; Fiscal Year: 1993..The PET studies will emphasize three cognitive systems of interest to schizophrenia: language, attention, and memory...
- SITE-SPECIFIC MUTAGENESIS OF ISOMERASESGregory 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...
- ANTECEDENTS AND CONSEQUENCES OF BELIEF CERTAINTYWILLIAM SWANN; Fiscal Year: 2002..Studies are proposed to examine more directly the hypothesized confidence-bolstering effects of information that confirms people's self-views and specify how increasing self- certainty bolsters self-esteem. ..
- PARTICIPATION OF CHILDREN WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIESMary Law; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Neuromechanics of Multifunctionality in AplysiaHillel Chiel; Fiscal Year: 2007..These studies will lead to a deeper understanding of the neuromechanical principles underlying multifunctionality. ..
- AGE DIFFERENCES IN RESOURCE ALLOCATION DURING READINGElizabeth A L Stine Morrow; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Targets in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis: Stress Resistance & RepairCarl Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2007..The fundamental novelty of this work is to broaden the range of targets to include enzymes of intermediary metabolism and DNA repair. ..
- Family-centered functional therapy for cerebral palsyMary Law; Fiscal Year: 2007..We hypothesize that the FCFT approach will significantly improve activity and participation outcomes while leading to no significant decreases in body function and structure outcomes. ..
- POLARITY OF RETINAL PIGMENTED EPITHELIUMLAWRENCE RIZZOLO; Fiscal Year: 1993
- The Senior Odyssey: A Test of the Engagement Hypothesis of Cognitive AgingElizabeth A L Stine Morrow; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Brain Imaging in Major Psychoses: Examining Structural & Functional ConnectivityNancy C Andreasen; Fiscal Year: 2010..We will use novel statistical techniques for "data fusion" to integrate the information from DTI measures of structural connectivity with fMR measures of functional connectivity. Thus the proposed work with is highly innovative. ..
- Sleep Loss, Human Memory and Brain Plasticity across the LifespanMATTHEW PAUL WALKER; Fiscal Year: 2010..Considering that over 70 million people in the U.S. suffer from disordered sleep, which markedly increases in later life, the importance of understanding a link between inadequate sleep and learning difficulties becomes paramount. ..
- Biology of lipoamide dehydrogenase and 2-hydroxy-3-oxoadipate synthase in MtbCarl F Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2011..Compounds developed here will inhibit two enzymes that are required by non-replicating Mtb (Lpd) or seem likely to be so (HOAS) and along with metabolomic studies will shed fundamental new light on Mtb's intermediary metabolism. ..
- Measuring Altered Social Behavior in Neurodegenerative DiseaseKatherine Rankin; Fiscal Year: 2009....