consensus

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Summary: General agreement or collective opinion; the judgment arrived at by most of those concerned.

Top Publications

  1. pmc GRADE: an emerging consensus on rating quality of evidence and strength of recommendations
    Gordon H Guyatt
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 3Z5
    BMJ 336:924-6. 2008
  2. ncbi Metabolic syndrome--a new world-wide definition. A Consensus Statement from the International Diabetes Federation
    K G M M Alberti
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK and International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Australia
    Diabet Med 23:469-80. 2006
  3. ncbi The behavior change technique taxonomy (v1) of 93 hierarchically clustered techniques: building an international consensus for the reporting of behavior change interventions
    Susan Michie
    Centre for Outcomes Research Effectiveness, Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 7HB, UK
    Ann Behav Med 46:81-95. 2013
  4. ncbi Expert consensus document on arterial stiffness: methodological issues and clinical applications
    Stephane Laurent
    Department of Pharmacology and Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U652, 20 rue Leblanc, 75015 Paris, France
    Eur Heart J 27:2588-605. 2006
  5. ncbi Development of a common outcome data set for fall injury prevention trials: the Prevention of Falls Network Europe consensus
    Sarah E Lamb
    Warwick Emergency Care and Rehabilitation, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1618-22. 2005
  6. ncbi OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, Part II: OARSI evidence-based, expert consensus guidelines
    W Zhang
    University of Edinburgh, Osteoarticular Research Group, The Queen s Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ, United Kingdom
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:137-62. 2008
  7. ncbi The COSMIN study reached international consensus on taxonomy, terminology, and definitions of measurement properties for health-related patient-reported outcomes
    Lidwine B Mokkink
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:737-45. 2010
  8. ncbi Uninformed individuals promote democratic consensus in animal groups
    Iain D Couzin
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Science 334:1578-80. 2011
  9. ncbi Definition and classification of cancer cachexia: an international consensus
    Kenneth Fearon
    Clinical and Surgical Sciences, School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet Oncol 12:489-95. 2011
  10. pmc Molecular subgroups of medulloblastoma: the current consensus
    Michael D Taylor
    Division of Neurosurgery, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Acta Neuropathol 123:465-72. 2012

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  1. pmc GRADE: an emerging consensus on rating quality of evidence and strength of recommendations
    Gordon H Guyatt
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 3Z5
    BMJ 336:924-6. 2008
  2. ncbi Metabolic syndrome--a new world-wide definition. A Consensus Statement from the International Diabetes Federation
    K G M M Alberti
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK and International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Australia
    Diabet Med 23:469-80. 2006
    ..An additional aim was to highlight areas where more research into the MetS is needed...
  3. ncbi The behavior change technique taxonomy (v1) of 93 hierarchically clustered techniques: building an international consensus for the reporting of behavior change interventions
    Susan Michie
    Centre for Outcomes Research Effectiveness, Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 7HB, UK
    Ann Behav Med 46:81-95. 2013
    ..CONSORT guidelines call for precise reporting of behavior change interventions: we need rigorous methods of characterizing active content of interventions with precision and specificity...
  4. ncbi Expert consensus document on arterial stiffness: methodological issues and clinical applications
    Stephane Laurent
    Department of Pharmacology and Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U652, 20 rue Leblanc, 75015 Paris, France
    Eur Heart J 27:2588-605. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Development of a common outcome data set for fall injury prevention trials: the Prevention of Falls Network Europe consensus
    Sarah E Lamb
    Warwick Emergency Care and Rehabilitation, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1618-22. 2005
    ..Work is being undertaken in a 4-year program. As a first step, the development of a common set of outcome definitions and measures for future trials or meta-analysis was considered...
  6. ncbi OARSI recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis, Part II: OARSI evidence-based, expert consensus guidelines
    W Zhang
    University of Edinburgh, Osteoarticular Research Group, The Queen s Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ, United Kingdom
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:137-62. 2008
    To develop concise, patient-focussed, up to date, evidence-based, expert consensus recommendations for the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA), which are adaptable and designed to assist physicians and allied health care ..
  7. ncbi The COSMIN study reached international consensus on taxonomy, terminology, and definitions of measurement properties for health-related patient-reported outcomes
    Lidwine B Mokkink
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:737-45. 2010
    Lack of consensus on taxonomy, terminology, and definitions has led to confusion about which measurement properties are relevant and which concepts they represent...
  8. ncbi Uninformed individuals promote democratic consensus in animal groups
    Iain D Couzin
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Science 334:1578-80. 2011
    Conflicting interests among group members are common when making collective decisions, yet failure to achieve consensus can be costly...
  9. ncbi Definition and classification of cancer cachexia: an international consensus
    Kenneth Fearon
    Clinical and Surgical Sciences, School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, UK
    Lancet Oncol 12:489-95. 2011
    ..a framework for the definition and classification of cancer cachexia a panel of experts participated in a formal consensus process, including focus groups and two Delphi rounds...
  10. pmc Molecular subgroups of medulloblastoma: the current consensus
    Michael D Taylor
    Division of Neurosurgery, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Acta Neuropathol 123:465-72. 2012
    ..Variations in the number, composition, and nature of the subgroups between studies brought about a consensus conference in Boston in the fall of 2010...
  11. pmc Sarcopenia: an undiagnosed condition in older adults. Current consensus definition: prevalence, etiology, and consequences. International working group on sarcopenia
    Roger A Fielding
    Nutrition, Exercise Physiology, and Sarcopenia Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:249-56. 2011
    ..geriatricians and scientists from academia and industry met in Rome, Italy, on November 18, 2009, to arrive at a consensus definition of sarcopenia...
  12. ncbi How to diagnose diastolic heart failure: a consensus statement on the diagnosis of heart failure with normal left ventricular ejection fraction by the Heart Failure and Echocardiography Associations of the European Society of Cardiology
    Walter J Paulus
    Laboratory of Physiology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat, 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 28:2539-50. 2007
    ..The updated strategies for the diagnosis and exclusion of HFNEF are useful not only for individual patient management but also for patient recruitment in future clinical trials exploring therapies for HFNEF...
  13. ncbi National Institutes of Health consensus development project on criteria for clinical trials in chronic graft-versus-host disease: I. Diagnosis and staging working group report
    Alexandra H Filipovich
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 11:945-56. 2005
    This consensus document is intended to serve 3 functions. First, it standardizes the criteria for diagnosis of chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD)...
  14. pmc Myocardial T1 mapping and extracellular volume quantification: a Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR) and CMR Working Group of the European Society of Cardiology consensus statement
    James C Moon
    The Heart Hospital, London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 15:92. 2013
    ..for clinical and research T1 and ECV measurement, based on published evidence when available and expert consensus when not...
  15. pmc Myalgic encephalomyelitis: International Consensus Criteria
    B M Carruthers
    Department of Physiology and Medicine, Vrije University of Brussels, Himmunitas Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
    J Intern Med 270:327-38. 2011
    ..3). Consequently, an International Consensus Panel consisting of clinicians, researchers, teaching faculty and an independent patient advocate was formed ..
  16. ncbi Consensus nomenclature for in vivo imaging of reversibly binding radioligands
    Robert B Innis
    National Institute of Mental Health, Molecular Imaging Branch, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 27:1533-9. 2007
    An international group of experts in pharmacokinetic modeling recommends a consensus nomenclature to describe in vivo molecular imaging of reversibly binding radioligands.
  17. ncbi The ABC of Physical Activity for Health: a consensus statement from the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences
    Gary O'Donovan
    School of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    J Sports Sci 28:573-91. 2010
    ..Children and young people aged 5-16 years should accumulate at least 60 min of moderate-to-vigorous-intensity aerobic activity per day, including vigorous-intensity aerobic activities that improve bone density and muscle strength...
  18. ncbi Phenotype and function of human T lymphocyte subsets: consensus and issues
    Victor Appay
    Cellular Immunology Laboratory, INSERM U543, Avenir Group, Hopital Pitie Salpetriere, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie PARIS6, 75013 Paris, France
    Cytometry A 73:975-83. 2008
    ..Several points of consensus and discord were highlighted in the work presented during this session...
  19. ncbi Consensus paper: roles of the cerebellum in motor control--the diversity of ideas on cerebellar involvement in movement
    Mario Manto
    Unité d Etude du Mouvement, FNRS, ULB Erasme, 808 Route de Lennik, Brussels, Belgium
    Cerebellum 11:457-87. 2012
    ..In this consensus paper, we discuss the literature on the role of the cerebellar circuitry in motor control, bringing together a ..
  20. pmc The neurobiology of decision: consensus and controversy
    Joseph W Kable
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuron 63:733-45. 2009
    ..Neurobiological studies of decision making are beginning to enhance our understanding of economic and social behavior as well as our understanding of significant health disorders where people's behavior plays a key role...
  21. ncbi Definition of drug resistant epilepsy: consensus proposal by the ad hoc Task Force of the ILAE Commission on Therapeutic Strategies
    Patrick Kwan
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Epilepsia 51:1069-77. 2010
    ..clinical research, the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) appointed a Task Force to formulate a consensus definition of drug resistant epilepsy...
  22. ncbi Sarcopenia with limited mobility: an international consensus
    John E Morley
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine and GRECC, VA Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:403-9. 2011
    A consensus conference convened by the Society of Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders has concluded that "Sarcopenia, ie, reduced muscle mass, with limited mobility" should be considered an important clinical entity and that most ..
  23. ncbi Guidelines for preclinical animal research in ALS/MND: A consensus meeting
    Albert C Ludolph
    Department of Neurology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 11:38-45. 2010
    ..A second international conference to improve the guidelines was held in 2009. These second and improved guidelines are dedicated to the memory of Sean F. Scott...
  24. pmc European consensus statement on diagnosis and treatment of adult ADHD: The European Network Adult ADHD
    Sandra J J Kooij
    PsyQ, psycho medische programma s, Department Adult ADHD, Carel Reinierszkade 197, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 10:67. 2010
    ..The evidence on persistence poses several difficulties for adult psychiatry considering the lack of expertise for diagnostic assessment, limited treatment options and patient facilities across Europe...
  25. ncbi Consensus definition of sarcopenia, cachexia and pre-cachexia: joint document elaborated by Special Interest Groups (SIG) "cachexia-anorexia in chronic wasting diseases" and "nutrition in geriatrics"
    M Muscaritoli
    Department of Clinical Medicine, La Sapienza, University of Rome, Viale dell Universita, 37, Rome 00185, Italy
    Clin Nutr 29:154-9. 2010
    ..The definition, the assessment and the staging of cachexia, were identified as a priority by the SIG. This consensus paper reports the definition of cachexia, pre-cachexia and sarcopenia as well as the criteria for the ..
  26. ncbi Remission in schizophrenia: proposed criteria and rationale for consensus
    Nancy C Andreasen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:441-9. 2005
    ..have increased interest on the part of patients, families, advocates, and professionals in the development of consensus-defined standards for clinical status and improvement, including illness remission and recovery...
  27. ncbi The Delphi technique: myths and realities
    Catherine Powell
    Lecturer in Child Health Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Adv Nurs 41:376-82. 2003
    ..To outline the key concepts and principles of the Delphi technique...
  28. ncbi International consensus guidelines on the management of cytomegalovirus in solid organ transplantation
    Camille N Kotton
    Transplant and Immunocompromised Host Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Transplantation 89:779-95. 2010
    ..by The Infectious Diseases Section of The Transplantation Society to develop evidence and expert opinion-based consensus guidelines on CMV management including diagnostics, immunology, prevention, treatment, drug resistance, and ..
  29. pmc Animal models of human prostate cancer: the consensus report of the New York meeting of the Mouse Models of Human Cancers Consortium Prostate Pathology Committee
    Michael Ittmann
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer Res 73:2718-36. 2013
    ....
  30. ncbi Validation of the National Institutes of Health consensus definition of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Richard A Ehrenkranz
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1353-60. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the predictive validity of the severity-based, consensus definition of BPD.
  31. pmc Chapel Hill bisphenol A expert panel consensus statement: integration of mechanisms, effects in animals and potential to impact human health at current levels of exposure
    Frederick S vom Saal
    Reprod Toxicol 24:131-8. 2007
  32. ncbi The expert consensus guideline series: adherence problems in patients with serious and persistent mental illness
    Dawn I Velligan
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1-46; quiz 47-8. 2009
    ..Poor adherence to medication treatment can have devastating consequences for patients with mental illness. The goal of this project was to develop recommendations for addressing adherence problems to improve patient outcomes...
  33. ncbi Accelerated partial breast irradiation consensus statement from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
    Benjamin D Smith
    Radiation Oncology Flight, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 74:987-1001. 2009
    ..To present guidance for patients and physicians regarding the use of accelerated partial-breast irradiation (APBI), based on current published evidence complemented by expert opinion...
  34. ncbi Optimisation of breast cancer management in low-resource and middle-resource countries: executive summary of the Breast Health Global Initiative consensus, 2010
    Benjamin O Anderson
    Breast Health Global Initiative, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Lancet Oncol 12:387-98. 2011
    The purpose of the Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI) 2010 summit was to provide a consensus analysis of breast cancer control issues and implementation strategies for low-income and middle-income countries (LMCs), where advanced ..
  35. ncbi European consensus guidelines on the management of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome in preterm infants--2013 update
    David G Sweet
    Regional Neonatal Unit, Royal Maternity Hospital, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast, UK
    Neonatology 103:353-68. 2013
    ..We report updated recommendations of a European Panel of expert neonatologists who developed consensus guidelines after critical examination of the most up-to-date evidence in 2007 and 2010...
  36. ncbi Management of hepatocellular carcinoma in Japan: Consensus-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines proposed by the Japan Society of Hepatology (JSH) 2010 updated version
    Masatoshi Kudo
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan m kudo med kindai ac jp
    Dig Dis 29:339-64. 2011
    ..Based on both 'evidence-based' guidelines and the consensus of an expert panel on HCC, the Japan Society of Hepatology (JSH) published the Consensus-Based Clinical Practice ..
  37. pmc Executive summary--Biomarkers of Nutrition for Development: Building a Consensus
    Daniel J Raiten
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:633S-50S. 2011
    ..Health and Human Services, organized a conference entitled "Biomarkers of Nutrition for Development: Building a Consensus," which was hosted by the International Atomic Energy Agency...
  38. ncbi International consensus classification of hippocampal sclerosis in temporal lobe epilepsy: a Task Force report from the ILAE Commission on Diagnostic Methods
    Ingmar Blumcke
    Department of Neuropathology, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Epilepsia 54:1315-29. 2013
    ..However, no international consensus about definitions and terminology has been achieved...
  39. ncbi The MATRICS Consensus Cognitive Battery, part 1: test selection, reliability, and validity
    Keith H Nuechterlein
    Department of Psychology, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 300 Medical Plaza, Rm 2251, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:203-13. 2008
    ..Measurement and Treatment Research to Improve Cognition in Schizophrenia (MATRICS) initiative was to develop a consensus cognitive battery for clinical trials of cognition-enhancing treatments for schizophrenia through a broadly ..
  40. ncbi Towards a pan-European consensus on the treatment of patients with colorectal liver metastases
    Eric Van Cutsem
    University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Digestive Oncology Unit, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 42:2212-21. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi Consensus on women's health aspects of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS): the Amsterdam ESHRE/ASRM-Sponsored 3rd PCOS Consensus Workshop Group
    Bart C J M Fauser
    Department of Reproductive Medicine and Gynecology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Fertil Steril 97:28-38.e25. 2012
    ..Two widely cited previous ESHRE/ASRM sponsored PCOS consensus workshops focused on diagnosis (published in 2004) and infertility management (published in 2008), respectively...
  42. pmc Protocol of the COSMIN study: COnsensus-based Standards for the selection of health Measurement INstruments
    L B Mokkink
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:2. 2006
    ..we describe the protocol for the COSMIN study, the objective of which is to develop a checklist that contains COnsensus-based Standards for the selection of health Measurement INstruments, including explicit criteria for satisfying ..
  43. ncbi Consulting the oracle: ten lessons from using the Delphi technique in nursing research
    Sinead Keeney
    Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Nursing Research, University of Ulster, Belfast, UK
    J Adv Nurs 53:205-12. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper was to provide insight into the Delphi technique by outlining our personal experiences during its use over a 10-year period in a variety of applications...
  44. ncbi International consensus report on the investigation and management of primary immune thrombocytopenia
    Drew Provan
    Department of Haematology, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, United Kingdom
    Blood 115:168-86. 2010
    ..This consensus document aims to report on new data and provide consensus-based recommendations relating to diagnosis and ..
  45. ncbi Late presentation of HIV infection: a consensus definition
    A Antinori
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases, Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    HIV Med 12:61-4. 2011
    ..The objective of this article is to present a consensus definition of late presentation of HIV infection.
  46. pmc A consensus protocol for the standardization of cerebrospinal fluid collection and biobanking
    C E Teunissen
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurology 73:1914-22. 2009
    ..Here, a consensus report on recommendations for CSF collection and biobanking is presented, formed by the BioMS-eu network for CSF ..
  47. ncbi European consensus guidelines on the management of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome in preterm infants - 2010 update
    David G Sweet
    Regional Neonatal Unit, Royal Maternity Hospital, Belfast, UK
    Neonatology 97:402-17. 2010
    ..We report the updated recommendations of a European panel of expert neonatologists who had developed consensus guidelines after critical examination of the most up-to-date evidence in 2007...
  48. pmc The OSCAR-IB consensus criteria for retinal OCT quality assessment
    Prejaas Tewarie
    MS Centre Amsterdam, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e34823. 2012
    ..In order to become validated as an outcome measure in multicenter studies, reliable quality control (QC) criteria with high inter-rater agreement are required...
  49. pmc Clinical review: Update on hemodynamic monitoring--a consensus of 16
    Jean Louis Vincent
    Department of Intensive Care, Erasme Hospital, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Crit Care 15:229. 2011
    ..In this consensus paper, we try to provide some clarification, offering an objective review of the available monitoring systems, ..
  50. pmc Phenomenology and classification of dystonia: a consensus update
    Alberto Albanese
    Department of Neurology, Catholic University, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 28:863-73. 2013
    This report describes the consensus outcome of an international panel consisting of investigators with years of experience in this field that reviewed the definition and classification of dystonia...
  51. ncbi Consensus guidelines for the management of patients with digestive neuroendocrine tumours: well-differentiated tumour/carcinoma of the appendix and goblet cell carcinoma
    Ursula Plockinger
    Charite Universitatsmedizin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Department of Hepatology and Gastroenterology, Berlin, Germany
    Neuroendocrinology 87:20-30. 2008
  52. ncbi An illustrated consensus on the classification of pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia and intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms
    Ralph H Hruban
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 401 N Broadway, Weinberg 2242, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:977-87. 2004
    ..We present a consensus classification of the precursor lesions in the pancreatic ducts, PanINs and IPMNs.
  53. ncbi Consensus criteria for the diagnosis of frontotemporal cognitive and behavioural syndromes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Michael J Strong
    Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 10:131-46. 2009
    ....
  54. ncbi An international consensus survey of diagnostic criteria for macrophage activation syndrome in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Sergio Davì
    Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico G Gaslini, Genova, Italy
    J Rheumatol 38:764-8. 2011
    To identify candidate diagnostic criteria for macrophage activation syndrome (MAS) complicating systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (sJIA) using international consensus formation through a Delphi questionnaire survey.
  55. ncbi Consensus guidelines for the management of patients with digestive neuroendocrine tumours: well-differentiated colon and rectum tumour/carcinoma
    John K Ramage
    Department of Gastroenterology, North Hampshire Hospital, Basingstoke, UK
    Neuroendocrinology 87:31-9. 2008
  56. pmc Pathologic nodal evaluation improves prognostic accuracy in Merkel cell carcinoma: analysis of 5823 cases as the basis of the first consensus staging system
    Bianca D Lemos
    Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:751-61. 2010
    ..The management of Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) has been complicated by a lack of detailed prognostic data and by the presence of conflicting staging systems...
  57. ncbi Consensus decision making by fish
    David J T Sumpter
    Department of Mathematics, Uppsala University, Box 480, 751 06 Uppsala, Sweden
    Curr Biol 18:1773-7. 2008
    Decisions reached through consensus are often more accurate, because they efficiently utilize the diverse information possessed by group members [1-3]...
  58. ncbi UK consensus statement on the content of communication curricula in undergraduate medical education
    Martin von Fragstein
    School of Graduate Entry Medicine and Health, University of Nottingham, Derby, UK
    Med Educ 42:1100-7. 2008
    ..This paper recommends the key content for an undergraduate communication curriculum. Designed by UK educationalists with UK schools in mind, the recommendations are equally applicable to communication curricula throughout the world...
  59. ncbi Clinical significance of patient-reported questionnaire data: another step toward consensus
    Jeff A Sloan
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1217-9. 2005
  60. pmc Developing clinical guidelines: a challenge to current methods
    Rosalind Raine
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 331:631-3. 2005
  61. pmc Meta-analysis of grain yield QTL identified during agricultural drought in grasses showed consensus
    B P Mallikarjuna Swamy
    International Rice Research Institute, DAPO Box 7777, Metro Manila, Philippines
    BMC Genomics 12:319. 2011
    ..In this study, an attempt was made to locate consistent QTL regions associated with yield increase under drought by applying a genome-wide QTL meta-analysis approach...
  62. pmc Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 40:193-201. 2006
    ..Therefore an Injury Consensus Group was established under the auspices of Fédération Internationale de Football Association Medical ..
  63. doi Use of GRADE grid to reach decisions on clinical practice guidelines when consensus is elusive
    Roman Jaeschke
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8P 3B6
    BMJ 337:a744. 2008
  64. ncbi Enhanced recovery after surgery: a consensus review of clinical care for patients undergoing colonic resection
    K C H Fearon
    Clinical and Surgical Sciences Surgery, School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, The University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK
    Clin Nutr 24:466-77. 2005
    ..There is a need to develop a consensus on key elements of perioperative care for inclusion in enhanced recovery programmes so that these can be widely ..
  65. ncbi Consensus-based reporting standards for diagnostic test accuracy studies for paratuberculosis in ruminants
    Ian A Gardner
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Prev Vet Med 101:18-34. 2011
    ..Examples and elaborations for each of the 25 items were developed by a panel of experts using a consensus-based approach to explain the items and underlying concepts...
  66. ncbi An evidence-based consensus for the classification of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (Glomeromycota)
    Dirk Redecker
    Université de Bourgogne Inra, UMR 1347 Agroécologie, 17 rue Sully, BP 86510, 21000, Dijon, France
    Mycorrhiza 23:515-31. 2013
    ..The proposed "consensus" will provide a framework for additional original research aimed at clarifying the evolutionary history of this ..
  67. ncbi 2010 Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG) consensus statement on clinical trials in ovarian cancer: report from the Fourth Ovarian Cancer Consensus Conference
    Gavin C E Stuart
    NCIC CTG, Canada
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 21:750-5. 2011
    2010 Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG) consensus statement on clinical trials in ovarian cancer. This report provides the outcomes from the Fourth Ovarian Cancer Consensus Conference.
  68. ncbi Toward excellence in testosterone testing: a consensus statement
    William Rosner
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10019, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4542-8. 2010
    ..A group of concerned stakeholders was convened to address this problem...
  69. pmc Radiofrequency ablation of benign thyroid nodules and recurrent thyroid cancers: consensus statement and recommendations
    Dong Gyu Na
    Department of Radiology, Human Medical Imaging and Intervention Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 13:117-25. 2012
    ..These recommendations are based on a comprehensive analysis of the current literature, the results of multicenter studies, and expert consensus.
  70. ncbi How do the ASTRO consensus statement guidelines for the application of accelerated partial breast irradiation fit intraoperative radiotherapy? A retrospective analysis of patients treated at the European Institute of Oncology
    Maria Cristina Leonardi
    Division of Radiation Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:806-13. 2012
    To verify how the classification according to the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) consensus statement (CS) for the application of accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) fits patients treated with ..
  71. pmc Report on the inaugural meeting of the International Consortium on Hallucination Research: a clinical and research update and 16 consensus-set goals for future research
    Flavie Waters
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, Graylands Hospital, Mail Bag No 1, Claremont, Perth 6910, Western Australia
    Schizophr Bull 38:258-62. 2012
    ..Concerted and coordinated actions will be required to make substantial research progress...
  72. ncbi Standardization of preanalytical aspects of cerebrospinal fluid biomarker testing for Alzheimer's disease diagnosis: a consensus paper from the Alzheimer's Biomarkers Standardization Initiative
    Hugo Vanderstichele
    Innogenetics NV, Ghent, Belgium
    Alzheimers Dement 8:65-73. 2012
    ..Variability in concentrations for Aβ(1-42), T-tau, and P-tau(181P) drives the need for standardization...
  73. ncbi Management of pediatric ulcerative colitis: joint ECCO and ESPGHAN evidence-based consensus guidelines
    Dan Turner
    Shaare Zedek Medical Center, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:340-61. 2012
    ..guidelines for managing UC in children based on a systematic review (SR) of the literature and a robust consensus process...
  74. pmc IMWG consensus on maintenance therapy in multiple myeloma
    Heinz Ludwig
    Department of Medicine I, Center for Oncology and Hematology, Wilhelminenspital, Vienna, Austria
    Blood 119:3003-15. 2012
    ..Treatment decisions for individual patients must balance potential benefits and risks carefully, as a widely agreed-on standard is not established...
  75. ncbi European consensus conference on diagnosis and treatment of germ cell cancer: a report of the second meeting of the European Germ Cell Cancer Consensus group (EGCCCG): part I
    Susanne Krege
    Department of Urology, Krankenhaus Maria Hilf, Krefeld, Germany
    Eur Urol 53:478-96. 2008
    The first consensus report presented by the European Germ Cell Cancer Consensus Group (EGCCCG) in the year 2004 has found widespread approval by many colleagues throughout the world...
  76. pmc Health care for immigrants in Europe: is there still consensus among country experts about principles of good practice? A Delphi study
    Walter Deville
    International and Migrant Health, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat 118 124, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:699. 2011
    ..This study assessed the views and values of professionals working in different health care contexts and in different European countries as to what constitutes good practice in health care for immigrants...
  77. ncbi Making decisions through a distributed consensus
    Paul Cisek
    Groupe de Recherche sur le Système Nerveux Central, Dept de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, C P 6128 Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 22:927-36. 2012
    ..in a sensorimotor map defining the actions themselves? Here, I review strengths and limitations of both of these proposals, and suggest that decisions emerge through a distributed consensus across many levels of representation.
  78. ncbi Asian consensus on irritable bowel syndrome
    Kok Ann Gwee
    Stomach Liver and Bowel Clinic, Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1189-205. 2010
    ....
  79. ncbi Intra- and interobserver reproducibility of vertebral endplate signal (modic) changes in the lumbar spine: the Nordic Modic Consensus Group classification
    T S Jensen
    Back Research Center, Clinical Locomotion Science, University of Southern Denmark, Lindevej 5, DK 5750 Ringe, Denmark
    Acta Radiol 48:748-54. 2007
    ..However, in relation to future research, there is need for a reliable and detailed magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) protocol to be used in the evaluation of vertebral endplate signal changes...
  80. ncbi Consensus for tinnitus patient assessment and treatment outcome measurement: Tinnitus Research Initiative meeting, Regensburg, July 2006
    B Langguth
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Prog Brain Res 166:525-36. 2007
    ..Research Initiative meeting held in Regensburg in July 2006 an attempt was made through workshops to gain a consensus both for patient assessments and for outcome measurements...
  81. ncbi A study of TB-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome using the consensus case-definition
    Surendra K Sharma
    Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 131:804-8. 2010
    ..In view of the recently proposed consensus case-definitions for TB-IRIS for use in resource-limited settings we undertook this study to describe the ..
  82. ncbi Consensus: Motor cortex plasticity protocols
    Ulf Ziemann
    Department Neurology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
    Brain Stimul 1:164-82. 2008
    ....
  83. ncbi An experimental study of determinants of group judgments in clinical guideline development
    Rosalind Raine
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 364:429-37. 2004
    Clinical guidelines for improving the quality of care are a familiar part of clinical practice. Formal consensus methods such as the nominal group technique are often used as part of guideline development, but little is known about ..
  84. pmc Pregnancy of unknown location: a consensus statement of nomenclature, definitions, and outcome
    Kurt Barnhart
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:857-66. 2011
    To improve the interpretation of future studies in women who are initially diagnosed with a pregnancy of unknown location (PUL), we propose a consensus statement with definitions of population, target disease, and final outcome.
  85. ncbi Towards consensus in operational definitions in functional capacity evaluation: a Delphi Survey
    Remko Soer
    Center for Rehabilitation, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Occup Rehabil 18:389-400. 2008
    ..This may seriously hinder FCE research and clinical use. To gain consensus in operational definitions in FCE and conceptual framework to classify terminology used in FCE.
  86. ncbi What can we expect of clinical teachers? Establishing consensus on applicable skills, attitudes and practices
    Peter J A Yeates
    Medical Education and Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Med Educ 42:134-42. 2008
    ..Despite myriad advances in medical education, we have not yet established a universally accepted set of attributes we can reasonably expect from our teachers...
  87. pmc Cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in the Netherlands; the results of a consensus model
    Mark H Rozenbaum
    Unit of PharmacoEpidemiology and PharmacoEconomics PE2, Department of Pharmacy, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:462. 2011
    ..Existing cost-effectiveness studies showed inconsistent results for these vaccines because of lack of consensus on the impact...
  88. ncbi NetMHCcons: a consensus method for the major histocompatibility complex class I predictions
    Edita Karosiene
    Center for Biological Sequence Analysis, Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark, Building 208, Kemitorvet, Lyngby, 2800, Denmark
    Immunogenetics 64:177-86. 2012
    ..It has, moreover, been demonstrated that consensus methods defined as combinations of two or more different methods led to improved prediction accuracy...
  89. ncbi Medical ethics and law for doctors of tomorrow: the 1998 Consensus Statement updated
    G M Stirrat
    Centre for Ethics in Medicine, Hampton House, Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6AU, UK
    J Med Ethics 36:55-60. 2010
    ..In this paper we set out an updated indicative core content of learning for medical ethics and law in UK medical schools and describe its origins and the consultative process by which it was achieved...
  90. ncbi Testing minimal clinically important difference: consensus or conundrum?
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Spine J 10:321-7. 2010
    ..A consensus-based decision (Initiative on Methods, Measurement, and Pain Assessment in Clinical Trials [IMMPACT] group) ..
  91. ncbi Consensus statements and recommended clinical procedures regarding the placement of implants in extraction sockets
    Christoph H F Hammerle
    Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine and Cranio maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:26-8. 2004
  92. pmc Leadership, consensus decision making and collective behaviour in humans
    John R G Dyer
    Institute of Integrative and Comparative Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:781-9. 2009
    ..We find that only a small minority of informed individuals is needed to guide a large uninformed group. These studies build upon important theoretical and empirical work on leadership and decision making in animal groups...
  93. pmc Helping someone with problem drinking: mental health first aid guidelines - a Delphi expert consensus study
    Anna H Kingston
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Rd Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:79. 2009
    ..This paper describes the development of mental health first aid guidelines that inform community members on how to help someone who may have, or may be developing, a drinking problem (i.e., alcohol abuse or dependence)...
  94. pmc An exploration of the use of simple statistics to measure consensus and stability in Delphi studies
    Elizabeth A Holey
    School of Health and Social Care, University of Teesside, Middlesbrough, TS1 3BA, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:52. 2007
    The criteria for stopping Delphi studies are often subjective. This study aimed to examine whether consensus and stability in the Delphi process can be ascertained by descriptive evaluation of trends in participants' views.
  95. pmc Elderly patients with dementia-related symptoms of severe agitation and aggression: consensus statement on treatment options, clinical trials methodology, and policy
    Carl Salzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:889-98. 2008
    ..In 2005, the FDA issued a black box warning regarding increased risk of mortality associated with the use of atypical antipsychotic drugs in this patient population...
  96. ncbi Grouping for behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia: clinical and biological aspects. Consensus paper of the European Alzheimer disease consortium
    Philippe H Robert
    Centre Mémoire de Ressources and de Recherche, CHU, Hopital Pasteur, Universite de Nice Sophia Antipolis, 30, avenue de la Voie Romaine, 06002 Nice cedex 1, France
    Eur Psychiatry 20:490-6. 2005
    ..This article is a consensus produced by the behavioral group of the European Alzheimer's Disease Consortium (EADC)...
  97. ncbi The evolving face of human immunodeficiency virus-related progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy: defining a consensus terminology
    Paola Cinque
    Clinic of Infectious Diseases, San Raffaele Hospital, Milano, Italy
    J Neurovirol 9:88-92. 2003
    ..A standard patient classification would be helpful for clinical management of PML patients, for their inclusion in clinical studies, and also will increase our current knowledge of PML and its evolution in relation with HAART...
  98. ncbi Mental health in the aftermath of disasters: consensus and controversy
    Mitchell G Weiss
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:611-5. 2003
  99. ncbi Emergency department crowding: consensus development of potential measures
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Medical Group and Clinics and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:824-34. 2003
    ..We identify measures of emergency department (ED) and hospital workflow that would be of value in understanding, monitoring, and managing crowding...
  100. ncbi Consensus statement from European experts on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of multiple myeloma: from standard therapy to novel approaches
    Monika Engelhardt
    Hematology and Oncology Department, University of Freiburg Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    Leuk Lymphoma 51:1424-43. 2010
    ..One of the outcomes of the meeting was the development of a consensus statement outlining contemporary optimal clinical practice for the treatment of MM...
  101. pmc Development of geriatric competencies for emergency medicine residents using an expert consensus process
    Teresita M Hogan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Resurrection Medical Center, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:316-24. 2010
    ..Older patients can have complex clinical presentations and be resource-intensive. Evidence indicates that emergency physicians fail to provide consistent high-quality care for elder ED patients, resulting in poor clinical outcomes...

Research Grants82

  1. High Throughput Genotyping and DNA Sequencing for Studying the Genetic Contributi
    Sonia Dua; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This level of coverage may increase as consensus standards for variant calling are developed...
  2. Optimization of DNA Repair by Abh8
    Lauren Endres; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..we expect to identify novel DNA damage-induced Abh8 post-translational modifications that can be mapped back to consensus kinase sites to identify DDR signaling pathways linked to Abh8...
  3. Phosphorylation of FGF23 coordinates crosstalk between the skeleton and kidney
    VINCENT SCOTT TAGLIABRACCI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The G-CK specifically recognizes the consensus Ser-x-(Glu/pSer) (where x is any amino acid and Glu/pSer can be Glu or phospho-Ser) and this motif is ..
  4. Targeting Galectin-3 with novel drugs for treatment of eczema
    Fu Tong Liu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Galectin-3 is a member of a family of animal lectins defined by their affinity for 2-galactosides and consensus amino acid sequences. It is expressed by a number of cell types, including T cells and dendritic cells...
  5. Mechanisms of action of ghrelin in muscle and adipose tissue in cancer-related ca
    Jose M Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..engineered to express luciferase and green fluorescent protein under control of a promoter that contains NF:B consensus binding sites. The role of NF:B will be confirmed by using NF:B antagonists...
  6. Patient-Derived Stem Cells for Phosphoproteomic Profiling Neuropsychopathology
    Dieter A Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..There is no consensus on gene expression patterns linked to BPD &, hence, very little insight into underlying molecular mechanisms...
  7. Mitochondrial dysfunction, oxidative stress, and surgical acute kidney injury
    FREDERIC TREMAINE BILLINGS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..from isolated leukocytes and arterial lactate:pyruvate ratios), and clinical AKI (defined using AKIN staging consensus criteria for AKI diagnosis) in 150 subjects who complete the Statin AKI Cardiac Surgery Randomized Clinical ..
  8. Hepatic Steatosis Modulation by Apo B Gene Transcription
    JANET DEHOFF SPARKS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..predisposes them to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and steatohepatitis (NASH) for which there is no consensus treatment...
  9. ICSBP Function During Myeloid Differentiation
    ELIZABETH ANN EKLUND; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Several lines of evidence suggest that the interferon consensus sequence binding protein (ICSBP or IRF8) functions as a myeloid leukemia tumor-suppressor...
  10. Regulation of Cell Signaling by Human Biliverdin Reductase
    Mahin D Maines; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Notably, the hBVR promoter contains consensus sequences for binding STAT1 and Elk;and, in a yeast two-hybrid screening of high stringency, JAK2 kinase was ..
  11. Novel Bioconjugate Vaccines to Prevent Staphylococcus aureus Infection
    JEAN CLAIRE LEE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A novel Campylobacter enzyme called PglB is able to transfer an oligosaccharide to a protein consensus sequence, thereby allowing the production of glycoproteins in bacterial cells...
  12. Molecular Mechanisms of Disease Progression in Myeloid Malignancy
    ELIZABETH ANN EKLUND; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Interferon Consensus Sequence Binding Protein (Icsbp) is an interferon regulatory transcription factor that functions as a tumor-suppressor (also referred to as Irf8)...
  13. MECHANISMS OF RADIORESISTANCE AND CELL CYCLE PROGRESSION
    Howard B Lieberman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In addition, RAD9 can, like p53, act as a sequence specific transcription factor. RAD9 can bind p53 consensus sequences in the p21 promoter and cause transcription when overexpressed...
  14. Effectiveness and Safety of Antithrombotic Strategies after Joint Replacement
    Elaine Hylek; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Specialty consensus guidelines differ leading to wide variation in clinical practice...
  15. ROLE OF FORKHEAD PROTEINS IN INSULIN ACTION
    Domenico Accili; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..While a budding consensus highlights the role of the CNS in diabetes and obesity, the complexity of brain endocrine signaling has thus far ..
  16. Improving Patient Safety: Context and Nurses'Work Processes for Pressure Ulcers
    Lynn M Soban; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..or inhibit pressure ulcer prevention, will be presented to the study Advisory Board, with the goal of achieving consensus regarding the most important areas for future research...
  17. Modulation of host immune defense by Pneumocystis beta-glucans
    EVA MARIA CARMONA PORQUERA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The main reason for this lies in the lack of consensus guidelines regarding when to initiate prophylaxis in patients at risk...
  18. DlaT as a transcriptional regulator in non-replicating Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Ruslana Bryk; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Information from ChIP-Seq will be used to deduce the putative DlaT DNA-binding consensus sequence...
  19. Hyperglycemia and Pregnancy Outcome(HAPO)Follow Up Study
    Boyd E Metzger; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Its results led a consensus panel to formulate new International Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Groups (IADPSG) criteria for the ..
  20. Comparative Effectiveness Research in Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases: Leveraging CA
    CAROL A contact WALLACE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..b>Consensus methodology (Delphi Technique and Nominal Group Technique) will be used to identify data elements to be used in ..
  21. Intravenous Protein Therapy for Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1
    Richard Weisbart; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The consensus in the DM1 community is that any approach that restores the availability of MBNL1 proteins for mRNA splicing ..
  22. Contribution of Gstm1 to the severity of hypertension and chronic kidney disease
    Thu H Le; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. There is general consensus that oxidative stress is a common factor in the development of HTN and progression of chronic kidney disease (..
  23. RCT of exercise on aromatase inhibitor side effects in breast cancer survivors
    Melinda L Irwin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A recent American Society of Clinical Oncology expert consensus panel recommended that all postmenopausal women with early-stage, hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer ..
  24. Programming of Protective CD8 T-Cell Memory by Live and Adjuvanted Subunit Vaccin
    Marulasiddappa Suresh; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..There is emerging consensus that vaccines against complex pathogens like HIV, M...
  25. Role of VEGF in Perinatal Hypertension
    STEVEN HERBERT ABMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..demonstrate that iNO therapy consistently prevents BPD in human preterm infants, as summarized in a recent NICHD Consensus Conference...
  26. Combined neuroprotection and metabolic correction to treat leukodystrophies
    ERNESTO ROQUE BONGARZONE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The role of neuronal loss in Krabbe disease is not completely understood, but a consensus is emerging that dysfunction of axons and neurons leads to permanent neurological deficits in several ..
  27. Proteome Bead-Display for Discovery of Tumor Antigens
    Mark Lim; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Rigorous SOPs for serum collection/handling developed by an NCI (EDRN) consensus working group for biomarker discovery will be implemented by both our commercial (ABS) and institutional (Boston ..
  28. Galectin-3 in regulation of allergic skin inflammation
    Fu Tong Liu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Galectin-3 is a member of a family of animal lectins defined by their affinity for 2-galactosides and consensus sequences. It is expressed by a number of cell types, including epithelial cells and various leukocytes...
  29. Clinical Impact of Human Coronaviruses and Viral Diversity
    Geoffrey J Gorse; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..b>Consensus sequences of PCR products will be compared to determine diversity of currently circulating viral strains and ..
  30. Structural Studies of RNA Maturation and Processing
    Christopher D Lima; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..II) after it is phosphorylated on serine residues within its C-terminal tandem heptapeptide repeats with the consensus sequence Y1S2P3T4S5P6S7...
  31. Mechanisms of viral proteases in coronavirus replication and pathogenesis
    Andrew D Mesecar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We showed that PLpro processes the replicase polyprotein at three sites using a consensus recognition site of LXGG, similar to the consensus sequence recognized by de-ubiquitinating enzymes (DUBs)...
  32. Mechanisms of Peripheral Induction of T-Cell Tolerance
    MATTHEW FRANKLIN MESCHER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Nevertheless, consensus on the relative contributions of these mechanisms to tolerance to all self antigens has not been reached...
  33. Small Oligonucleotides As Therapeutic Agents Of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
    Ravindra N Singh; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..There is a near consensus among researchers that strategies aimed at promotion of SMN2 exon 7 inclusion resulting into the increased ..
  34. Improving Quality of Care in Parkinsons Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    KAREN ILENE CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Task Force achieved consensus on a broad range of quality goals for benchmarking the quality of PD care in this VISN, goals that were selected ..
  35. Online patient self-assessment for chronic pancreatic and other pain
    Andrew H Soll; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..sufficient value to relevant stakeholders to warrant routine use, thereby fostering BPS care;3) using a consensus process to create this assessment resource, thereby maximizing value for patient care and research, and 4) using ..
  36. Determinants of Coronavirus Fidelity in Replication and Pathogenesis
    Mark R Denison; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..resistance to vaccines and antivirals is that they generate vast diversity of related mutants around the central consensus genome, also referred to as quasispecies diversity or "mutant swarms"...
  37. The role of ICSBP in the pathogenesis of chronic myeloid leukemia
    ELIZABETH ANN EKLUND; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Interferon Consensus Sequence Binding Protein (Icsbp or Irf8) is a transcription factor that functions as a leukemia-suppressor...
  38. Regulation of 22q11 Genes in Embroyonic and Adult Forebrain
    Anthony S LaMantia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..There is general consensus that these disorders reflect compromised development or maintenance of cortical neurons and circuits;..
  39. Mechanisms of vascular-specific gene regulation by estrogen
    Gavin R Schnitzler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..ER[unreadable] binding sites in mouse aorta overlap with ER[unreadable] binding sites in mouse liver, and that consensus sequences for different transcription factors are enriched in the E2-responsive promoters and ER[unreadable] ..
  40. Advanced Center for Latino and MH Systems Research
    Margarita Alegria; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Using focus groups and consensus panels, prioritize the kinds of information to be collected to improve diagnostic determinations in safety net ..
  41. A Protein Biologic for the Treatment of Sepsis
    Rafal M Smigrodzki; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..There is wide consensus that mitochondrial dysfunction, so called cytopathic hypoxia, develops over the course of sepsis, and becomes ..
  42. Regulation of guanylyl cyclase A and B by hormones, ATP and phosphorylation
    Lincoln Ross Potter; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In contrast, activated protein kinase C (PKC) is hypothesized to phosphorylate a conserved receptor consensus site that reduces phosphorylation of a separate critical regulatory site...
  43. Nutrition, Deregulation of Imprinted Genes
    Cathrine Hoyo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A growing consensus suggests that epigenetics, i.e...
  44. The Ethics of Fragile X Genetic Screening and Testing Across the Lifespan
    Kruti Acharya; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Therefore, there is no current consensus about who should be tested, what information should be disclosed to patients before testing and after a positive ..
  45. International Workshop on Opportunistic Protists (IWOP-12, 13 and 14)
    Louis M Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g. genome sequencing, animal models, culture techniques, etc.) and consensus papers (i.e. taxonomic status, research priorities, and nomenclature standards) have been developed...
  46. Outcomes and Predictors in Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Mary Ganguli; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and goals, trainees will enhance their experience of patient-oriented research;participate in multidisciplinary consensus diagnosis;obtain supervised experience of analyzing, interpreting, and reporting data from the Awardee's ..
  47. Randomized Trial of Antenatal Late Preterm Steroids (ALPS) - Clinical Coordinatin
    Ronald Wapner; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The recommendation of the 1994 NIH Consensus Conference was that all pregnant women between 24 and 33 completed weeks of gestation who are at risk of preterm ..
  48. Research and Development of a Novel System to Produce Polysaccharide Conjugate Va
    Peng George Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..able to transfer a variety of PS (from different bacteria) from its diphospho-undecaprenyl forms to the Asn of a consensus sequence of the target protein in the periplasm...
  49. The mechanism of mRNA recruitment to the human ribosome.
    Christopher S Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Characterize the association of eIF4G with eIF3 and the 40S subunit. We will determine the consensus sequence in eIF4G that binds to eIF3...
  50. Molecular Analysis of NeoAdjuvant Platinum in Triple Negative Breast Cancer
    MARK DANIEL contact PEGRAM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Currently, there is no consensus regarding optimal chemotherapy regimens for the treatment of such patients...
  51. Elucidating the A. baumannii response to calprotectin-mediated zinc starvation
    BRITTANY MORTENSEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A search for this consensus sequence within the A. baumannii genome identified additional genes that may be regulated by Zur and Zn...
  52. The Biomechanics of the Human Posterior Sclera: Effects of Age, Sex, and Glaucoma
    Thao D Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..There is consensus that the level of IOP generates a biomechanical response in the ocular tissues that is fundamental to the early ..
  53. Rapid Heart Attack Detection using an AC Electrokinetic Device
    Rajaram Krishnan; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..free circulating DNA and endothelial microparticles in blood, an early heart attack biomarker that has a growing consensus, using a prototype AC Electrokinetic device...
  54. Novel vaccine against Norovirus
    Xi Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of NVs for developing a broadly reactive vaccine based on defined antigenic types (serotypes) with a cocktail or consensus vaccine approach...
  55. NOVEL APPROACHES FOR REGULATION OF IGF-1 LEVELS THROUGHOUT THE LIFESPAN
    William Edmund Sonntag; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The necessity of new models for advancement of the field has been recognized by us and our colleagues in recent consensus reports...
  56. Survivorship: Mentoring and Bridging Primary Care and Oncology
    KEVIN CHARLES OEFFINGER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Project 6 Consensus-Building on Survivorship Care The three aims of this project are to: (1) obtain funding for a 2-day summit ..
  57. Mechanism and role of DLC-1 tumor suppressor loss in lung cancer
    Channing J Der; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Thus, while a subset of patients with EGFR mutations is responsive the general consensus is that EGFR inhibitors have been a disappointment for NSCLC treatment...
  58. In vivo phenotypic effects of naturally occuring sequence variations in WNV
    Robin M Moudy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will also determine whether the consensus sequence differences between the two genotypes of WNV are sufficient to cause the observed phenotypic ..
  59. Vagal afferent cell bodies as sensors of blood-borne factors
    STEPHEN JOHN LEWIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..At present, there is no consensus as to how disease processes such as humorally-induced hypertension, diabetes and inflammatory states affect the ..
  60. Discovery of novel anti-HBV compounds targeting host factors
    Pavel A Petukhov; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A broad consensus exists in the HBV research community that the key to the successful development of new novel classes of HBV ..
  61. TYPE IV SECRETION &SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION IN EHRLICHIOSIS
    Yasuko Rikihisa; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in human leukocytes and tick cells, and demonstrating CtrA regulation of genes with the upstream CtrA consensus binding site. 3...
  62. Variation in the Safety of Back Pain-Related Surgery
    Sohail K Mirza; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Regional variation in utilization of back surgery makes obvious lack of consensus on indications, but little is known about regional variation in terms of safety or the impact of this variation ..
  63. ANTIGENIC DETERMINANTS OF VARICELLA VIRUS
    Charles Grose; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..active VZV ORF47 protein serine kinase led to the discovery that the viral kinase has a similar phosphorylation consensus motif to that of casein kinase II...
  64. Potential of ICU telemedicine to improve patient safety, reduce morbidity & morta
    JAMES A L MATHERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..conference will be to: (a) critically examine the state of the science underlying ICU telemedicine, (b) reach consensus on a common lexicon for critical care delivery through telemedicine, (c) identify important knowledge gaps in ..
  65. DIETARY COMPOSITION, OBESITY, AND CARDIOVASCULAR RISK
    ERNST SCHAEFER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Obesity increases CHD risk by adversely affecting glucose, lipoproteins, and blood pressure. There is consensus that dietary saturated fat and cholesterol (C) restriction is beneficial for low density lipoprotein (LDL) ..
  66. EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF NARCOTICS FOR PEDIATRIC SEDATION
    Paul Moore; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The April 22-24, 1985 NIH Consensus Development Conference on "Anesthesia and Sedation in the Dental Office" recognized the liabilities of pediatric ..
  67. Second International Hidradenitis Suppurativa Research Symposium
    Michelle Barlow; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..World leaders in clinical and research dermatology will present their work and work together to define a current consensus on the clinical and diagnostic features of HS, best treatment options currently available, and the latest ..
  68. SYMPOSIUM ON HEREDITARY SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA
    John Fink; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This Symposium has three major objectives: 1) develop a consensus understanding of clinical, genetic, and pathologic aspects of HSP and disseminate this information to clinicians,..
  69. Ethical & Methodological Standards for Trials of Invasive Therapeutic Procedures
    Carol M Ashton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This 3-year project will produce a set of consensus standards for good research practice that would have to be met to design and conduct methodologically valid and ..
  70. RESCUE: Randomized Evaluation of Patients with Stable Angina Comparing Utilizatio
    Arthur E Stillman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This was highlighted by its inclusion in the Consensus Report on Initial National Priorities for Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) issued by the Institute of ..
  71. Xylitol Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT)--UNC Clinical Center
    Daniel A Shugars; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recent recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and an NIH Consensus Development Conference on dental caries call for trials of caries prevention methods in caries-active adults...
  72. Xylitol Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT): UAB Clinical Center
    Gregg H Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recent recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and an NIH Consensus Development Conference on dental caries call for trials of caries prevention methods in caries-active adults...
  73. Xylitol Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT) UTHSC San Antonio Clinical Center
    Bennett Tochukwu Amaechi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recent recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and an NIH Consensus Development Conference on dental caries call for trials of caries prevention methods in caries-active adults...
  74. Xylitol Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT)--Study Chair application
    James D Bader; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recent recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and an NIH Consensus Development Conference on dental caries call for trials of caries prevention methods in caries-active adults...
  75. GRADE - Moving Towards a Consensus on a Consistent Approach to Grading Evidence
    Yngve Falck Ytter; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Specific Aims: The goal of the proposed GRADE workshop is to reach a consensus among guideline developers/systematic reviewers: Discuss the GRADE system with organizations in the U.S...
  76. National Consensus Conference on Community Paramedicine
    Douglas Kupas; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Fundamentally, the community paramedicine model meets many Healthy People 2020 objectives by increasing access to primary and preventative health care by deploying existing resources in innovative ways. ! ..
  77. Achieving Consensus on High Risk Donor to Improve Access to Organ Transplants
    Michael G Ison; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The conference will develop a consensus about the optimal evaluation and classification of living and deceased donors at increased risk of disease ..
  78. The Status and Future of Acupuncture Research: 10 Years Post-NIH Consensus Confer
    Lixing Lao; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..requests support for a conference entitled, "The Status and Future of Acupuncture Research: 10 years post-NIH Consensus Conference"...
  79. MENTORS Project: Models of Educational Networking To Optimize Rural Science
    ROBIN S FUCHS YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..There is general consensus that in order to effectively address the lack of diversity in science, educational and recruitment programs ..
  80. Efficacy Measures for Pediatric Lupus Studies
    Hermine Brunner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..following specific aims: 1) To develop and prospectively validate criteria of disease flare by a combination of consensus formation methodology and statistical approaches as is recommended by the American College of Rheumatology ..
  81. Xylitol Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT) Data Coordinating Center
    WILLIAM MARION VOLLMER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Recent recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and an NIH Consensus Development Conference on dental caries call for trials of caries prevention methods in caries-active adults...