- Does the architecture of hospital facilities influence nosocomial infection rates? A systematic review
Institute of Environmental Medicine and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:21-5. 2004
..To review the evidence regarding the effects of interventions to improve hospital design and construction on the occurrence of nosocomial infections...
- New dimensions for future health care facilities
Romano Del Nord
University of Florence, Italy
World Hosp Health Serv 43:23-6. 2007
- The patient room
Hosp Health Netw 78:34-8, 40, 49-51. 2004
- Guidelines and health care buildings
School of Architecture, Faculty of Technology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
World Hosp Health Serv 39:24-5, 28-31, 42 pasim. 2003
- Designing for "the little convalescents": children's hospitals in Toronto and Montreal, 1875-2006
School of Architecture, McGill University
Can Bull Med Hist 19:201-43. 2002
This paper explores more than a century of changing ideas about the health of Canadian children through the architecture of pediatric hospitals in Montreal and Toronto...
- [Directions in hospital assistance in Rio de Janeiro (1923-31)]
Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos 11:107-42. 2004
..taking place at a critical moment, when there was a shortage of hospital beds throughout Rio, at the same time that adoption of the traditional pavilion structure was hindered by the advances introduced by modern architecture in block.
- The role of the architectural environment in community health: an evidence-based initiative
School of Architecture, Department of Health Systems Management, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:79-89. 2005
..The SFI process is discussed as an evidence-based means to foster greater systemic success in capital improvement efforts within public sector health agencies in the United States and in international contexts...
- Medical facilities as moral worlds
Biomedical Ethics Unit and Department of Social Studies and Medicine, McGill University, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Med Humanit 28:19-22. 2002
..To discuss the ethos of place is to focus on the character or atmosphere of particular dwellings. Architecture, interior design, and the interior creation of built environments have moral, spiritual, and aesthetic ..
- Henry Currey FRIBA (1820-1900): leading Victorian hospital architect, and early exponent of the "pavilion principle"
G C Cook
Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, 183 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE, UK
Postgrad Med J 78:352-9. 2002
..One of the leading exponents of this style of hospital architecture was Henry Currey (1820-1900) whose greatest achievement was undoubtedly the design for the new St Thomas's ..
- Architectural design of a secure forensic state psychiatric hospital
Joel A Dvoskin
University of Arizona College of Medicine, 5174 N Via de la Lanza, Tucson, AZ 85750 7077, USA
Behav Sci Law 20:481-93. 2002
..The heart of the facility is a large treatment mall, designed to foster the acquisition of social, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral skills that will help patients to safely return to their communities...
- Tradition and modernity in upgrading the new "Meyer" Children Hospital in Florence
Romano Del Nord
University of Florence
World Hosp Health Serv 39:23-6, 32-3. 2003
..The presence of a monumental garden area, all around the building, has been used as a generator-input of the functional organization and, in this sense, has resulted particularly successful for the Public Client Organization...
- Anatomy meets architecture: designing new laboratories for new anatomists
Robert B Trelease
Division of Integrative Anatomy, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Anat Rec B New Anat 289:241-51. 2006
General notions of architecture are familiar to anatomists, and they frequently use the word in describing the functional structures of cells, tissues, and whole organisms...
- Experience-based design: from redesigning the system around the patient to co-designing services with the patient
Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
Qual Saf Health Care 15:307-10. 2006
- Neuroscience and architecture: seeking common ground
Esther M Sternberg
Integrative Neural Immune Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Cell 127:239-42. 2006
- Architectural design and the collaborative research environment
Roger N Goldstein
Goody Clancy, Boston, MA 02116, USA
Cell 127:243-6. 2006
..Given that science is a collaborative endeavor, architects are striving to design new research buildings that not only provide a more pleasant work space but also facilitate interactions among researchers...
- [Standardised environmental conditions for neurocognitive laboratories]
Departamento de Diseño Instituto Superior Politécnico José Antonio Echevarría Facultad de Arquitectura, Marianao, Cuba
Rev Neurol 35:895-9. 2002
..This gives rise to two types of drawbacks: interferences in the patient s concentration and low reproducibility of the results in other laboratories...
- Why the future of architecture doesn't need us
William McDonough and Partners
World Hosp Health Serv 38:31-3, 42, 44. 2002
..Traditional standards of architectural theory may become altogether irrelevant...
- Acoustic analysis in Mudejar-Gothic churches: experimental results
Departamento de Fisica Aplicada II, Universidad de Sevilla, ETS de Arquitectura, Avda Reina Mercedes 2, 41012 Sevilla, Spain
J Acoust Soc Am 117:2873-88. 2005
..Analysis of the quality of the spaces for music and speech is carried out according to the most widespread criteria for auditoria...
- Risky business. Organizations tackle infection control during construction
Hosp Health Netw 77:78-82, 2. 2003
..Guidelines from three prominent organizations are finally helping hospitals understand how to prevent infections during those projects...
- [A study of the architectural factors and the infection rates of healthcare workers in isolation units for severe acute respiratory syndrome]
Shan Ping Jiang
Department of Medicine, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510120, China
Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 26:594-7. 2003
..To investigate measures to prevent the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in healthcare workers in isolation units...
- New development of the University of Tokyo teaching hospital
University of Tokyo, Department of Architecture
World Hosp Health Serv 38:34-9. 2002
- Pumped up prices? Advice on controlling scope creep in health care construction projects
J Kenneth Upchurch
Centre for Health Care Planning, Nashville, Tenn, USA
Health Facil Manage 16:26-31. 2003
..While some are justified by factors that influence space requirements, such as changing market needs, new physicians or new technology, others inflate the cost of a construction project without adding significant benefits...
- [The hospital: architecture and technology]
Facoltà di Architettura Valle Giulia, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, I
Med Secoli 14:243-58. 2002
..with the "morphological quality" of the hospital, so that it seems necessary to re-think its specific architecture according to the urban context, to requested better life conditions, to the humanizing process in which medical ..
- On the value of architecture and facility management in health administration education
Stephen F Verderber
School of Architecture, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
J Health Adm Educ 20:39-60. 2002
This article discusses the role and function of architecture and facility management in health administration education vis-à-vis an interdisciplinary set of courses taught in a graduate-level health administration program...
- "Things that went well--no serious injuries or deaths": ethical reasoning in a normal engineering design process
School of Industrial Design Engineering, TU Delft, Landbergstraat 15, 2628 CE Delft, The Netherlands
Sci Eng Ethics 9:503-16. 2003
- Architecture and power: a family planning clinic as a case study
School of Social and Historical Studies, University of Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 3AS, UK
Health Place 8:211-20. 2002
This paper considers the interface between architecture and sociology...
- Architectural programming for the workplace and the careplace
James G Easter
Easter and Mason Healthcare Consulting, Nashville, TN, USA
J Oncol Manag 11:18-23. 2002
..With this experienced team on board; following the proper steps, listening carefully to the answers and observing the daily process one can expect a successful product...
- Setting the space for sex: architecture, desire and health issues in gay bathhouses
Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1H 8M5
Int J Nurs Stud 44:273-84. 2007
- College students' perceptions of sexual orientation and gender given job descriptions and titles for interior decoration, interior design, and architecture
B Jeanneane Wood-Nartker
B Jeanneane Wood Nartker, Central Michigan University, Wightman 205, Mount Pleasant, MI 48859, USA
Percept Mot Skills 104:1025-6. 2007
..Furthermore, the results also indicated that if the design professional was perceived to be male, there was a higher tendency that he would be perceived as homosexual, especially by a male respondent...
- Task demands and human capabilities in door use
Shih Kai Chang
Department of Industrial Engineering, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
Appl Ergon 38:325-35. 2007
..These results suggests that those specifying doors for building s use a restoring torque below 30 Nm and site the handle or push plate 250-350 mm from the door edge and 1000-1500 mm above the floor...
- [Tuberculosis and the modern ideal of living]
T C Medici
Praxis (Bern 1994) 92:1382-91. 2003
..The modern movement with all its facets including modern architecture is barely conceivable without it...
- Conservative restoration of the Augustus Arch of Fano: cleaning methodology as derived from preparatory analyses and sampling
Dipartimento di Architettura e Pianificazione Territoriale, Universita di Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy
Ann Chim 93:919-26. 2003
..Every intervention on such an important monument need to obtain at the same time the best result for materials conservation and the aim of image restore...
- The restoration of the Sangallo bastion in Fano: researches, surveyings, and conservation techniques
Dipartimento di Architettura e Pianificazione Territoriale, Universita di Bologna, Viale Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy
Ann Chim 93:927-34. 2003
- [The Rome Policlinico Umberto I: an innovative project]
Museo di Storia della Medicina, Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale e Patologia Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, I
Med Secoli 14:155-75. 2002
..Guido Baccelli was the promoter of the project: his political and scientific commitment are proved by the imposing architectural structure and by the economic effort that were needed to build the Policlinico...
- Reasons for applying innovations for scaffolding work
Annelise M de Jong
Faculty of Industrial Design, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Int J Occup Saf Ergon 9:161-75. 2003
..The reason for not applying the innovations concerned specific situations, such as offshore work, in which innovations were not applicable...
- Monitoring the colonization of monuments by bacteria: cultivation versus molecular methods
Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiologia, CSIC, Apartado 1052, Avenida Reina Mercedes, 10, 41012 Sevilla, Spain
Environ Microbiol 5:72-4. 2003
..The data suggest that plating leads to an overestimation of the number of spore-forming bacteria with respect to quiescent vegetative forms; the latter are less easily cultured, but are readily detected by culture-independent techniques...
- Building camps and work related injuries
National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Occup Environ Med 61:370-1. 2004
..To focus on one possible predictor of reported work related injuries--the role of living in building-site camps versus daily commuting from home to construction sites...
- Ceiling baffles and reflectors for controlling lecture-room sound for speech intelligibility
Acoustics and Noise Research Group, School of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
J Acoust Soc Am 121:3517-26. 2007
..8 m long and randomly distributed, with flat side up or down, and reflective or absorptive top surfaces. The long reflectors with flat side down and no absorption were somewhat effective; the other configurations were not...
- Forensic analysis of architectural finishes using fourier transform infrared and Raman spectroscopy, part II: white paint
Steven E J Bell
School of Chemistry, Queen s University, Belfast, BT9 5AG, U K
Appl Spectrosc 59:1340-6. 2005
..The combination of increased discrimination and higher sample throughput means that the Raman method is superior to FT-IR for samples of this type...
- Forensic analysis of architectural finishes using fourier transform infrared and Raman spectroscopy, part I: the resin bases
Steven E J Bell
School of Chemistry, Queen s University, Belfast, BT9 5AG, U K
Appl Spectrosc 59:1333-9. 2005
- Temperament profiles in physicians, lawyers, managers, industrialists, architects, journalists, and artists: a study in psychiatric outpatients
Kareen K Akiskal
International Mood Center, San Diego USA and French Depressive and Manic Depressive Association, Rennes, France
J Affect Disord 85:201-6. 2005
..With the possible exception of cyclothymia in artists, there is a paucity of data in the literature on the temperament in different professions...
- Possible association of body dysmorphic disorder with an occupation or education in art and design
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Royal Free Campus, Royal Free and University College School of Medicine, University of London, London, England, UK
Am J Psychiatry 159:1788-90. 2002
- Dr William Thornton (1759-1828) a savant of colonial America
Norman G Schneeberg
J Med Biogr 14:163-8. 2006
..He is not well known to medical historians and 21st century physicians and is remembered principally as the amateur architect who designed the Capitol in Washington, DC and the Library Company of Philadelphia...
- Concerns about infectious hepatitis and Delacorte's Welfare Island Fountain
Allen D Spiegel
State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, College of Medicine, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
J Community Health 29:245-64. 2004
..quot; Eventually, Delacorte gave up. In the late 1980s, the fountain ceased spouting and was finally dismantled...
- Blurring the boundaries of space: shaping nursing lives at the Red Cross outposts in Ontario, 1922-1945
Department of History at Queen s University, Kingston
Can Bull Med Hist 21:303-25. 2004
Historians and other scholars interested in the history of hospitals have investigated the links between medical architecture and the organization of space with the evolution of modern medicine...
- The application of the biosphere reserve concept to urban areas: the case of green rooftops for habitat network in Seoul
Kwi Gon Kim
Department of Landscape Architecture, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 742, Korea
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1023:187-214. 2004
..Based on the Seoul example, as well as urban biosphere reserve models suggested by the MAB Urban Group, we suggest several principles to be applied for a green rooftops to qualify as a category of urban biosphere reserves...
- The weathering of natural and artificial stones in the baroque church of S. Pietro in Valle (Fano-Italy)
Universita degli Studi di Urbino, Istituto di Scienze Chimiche, Piazza Rinascimento 6, 61029 Urbino, Italy
Ann Chim 93:415-20. 2003
- Acoustic energy relations in Mudejar-Gothic churches
Departamento de Fisica Aplicada II, Universidad de Sevilla, ETS de Arquitectura IUCC, Avda Reina Mercedes 2, 41012 Sevilla, Spain
J Acoust Soc Am 121:234-50. 2007
- Evaluation of stage acoustics in Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall by measuring stage support
Jin Yong Jeon
School of Architectural Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul 133 791, Korea
J Acoust Soc Am 117:232-9. 2005
..Conclusions are drawn both relating to the Seoul Concert Hall stage and stages in general...
- Chronological analysis of architectural and acoustical indices in music performance halls
Architecture Technology Research Center School of Architecture, University of Florida, 231 ARCH, P O Box 115702, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
J Acoust Soc Am 121:2691-9. 2007
..Some indices appear correlated with each other...
- Clinical neurosciences in the decade of the brain: hypotheses in neuro-oncology. VEG/PF acts upon the actin cytoskeleton and is inhibited by dexamethasone: relevance to tumor angiogenesis and vasogenic edema
G R Criscuolo
Yale University Medical Center, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Yale J Biol Med 69:337-55. 1996
HYPOTHESIS: We have proposed that VEG/PF acts by transforming the cytoskeletal architecture of microvascular endothelial cells...
- Angiogenic histogenesis of stromal cells in hemangioblastoma: ultrastructural and immunohistochemical study
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Ottawa, Canada
Ultrastruct Pathol 23:299-310. 1999
..of SC in hemangioblastoma could be related to a limited ability of angioformative stromal cells to develop an architecture of capillary lumina integrated with the vascular network of the tumor...
- Differences in sleep variables, blood adenosine, and body temperature between hypothyroid and euthyroid rats before and after REM sleep deprivation
R J Salin-Pascual
, Facultad de Medicina, , Mexico
Sleep 20:957-62. 1997
..rats by surgical removal of thyroid glands without extirpation of the parathyroid; 2) to observe the sleep architecture in euthyroid (Etx) and hypothyroid (Htx) rats, both before and after rapid eye movement (REM) sleep deprivation ..
- Experimental infection of cattle with Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense
B T Wellde
Walter Reed Project, Veterinary Research Laboratory, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development, Kabete, Kenya
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 83:133-50. 1989
..consisted of large numbers of astrocytes, rarefaction of the parenchyma, and areas of necrosis with loss of normal architecture. Demyelination was limited to perivascular areas. Occasionally a moderate to severe pancarditis was found.
- The functions of laminins: lessons from in vivo studies
M C Ryan
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
Matrix Biol 15:369-81. 1996
..The ultrastructure of the epithelium appears normal, as does the architecture of the papillary dermis. Only the anchoring complex itself is aberrant...
- Compression-induced degeneration of the intervertebral disc: an in vivo mouse model and finite-element study
J C Lotz
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:2493-506. 1998
..Discs loaded at the lowest stress recovered anular architecture but not cellularity after 1 month of recuperation...
- The genesis of peritumoral vasogenic brain edema and tumor cysts: a hypothetical role for tumor-derived vascular permeability factor
G R Criscuolo
Brain Edema Research Laboratory, Yale University School of Medicine Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06510
Yale J Biol Med 66:277-314. 1993
..Departure from the typical blood-brain barrier microvascular architecture may only partially explain the occurrence of edema and tumor cyst formation...
- The architecture of the connective tissue in the musculoskeletal system-an often overlooked functional parameter as to proprioception in the locomotor apparatus
Jaap van der Wal
University Maastricht, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Maastricht, Netherlands
Int J Ther Massage Bodywork 2:9-23. 2009
The architecture of the connective tissue, including structures such as fasciae, sheaths, and membranes, is more important for understanding functional meaning than is more traditional anatomy, whose anatomical dissection method neglects ..
- Retinal vascular architecture is maintained in retinal degeneration: corrosion cast and electron microscope study
I A Bhutto
Department of Ophthalmology, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan
Eye (Lond) 15:531-8. 2001
To demonstrate the changes of the retinal vascular architecture in the diffusely degenerated thin retina.
- The complete chloroplast DNA sequence of the green alga Oltmannsiellopsis viridis reveals a distinctive quadripartite architecture in the chloroplast genome of early diverging ulvophytes
Jean Francois Pombert
Departement de Biochimie et de Microbiologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
BMC Biol 4:3. 2006
..genome of Pseudendoclonium (Ulvophyceae), in particular, is characterized by an atypical quadripartite architecture that deviates from the ancestral type by a large inverted repeat (IR) featuring an inverted rRNA operon and a ..
- Human brain evolution and the "Neuroevolutionary Time-depth Principle:" Implications for the Reclassification of fear-circuitry-related traits in DSM-V and for studying resilience to warzone-related posttraumatic stress disorder
H Stefan Bracha
Department of Veterans Affairs, Pacific Islands Health Care System, and Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu 96813 2830, USA
Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:827-53. 2006
..Genetic architecture-charting of fear-circuitry-related traits has been challenging...
- Astroglial architecture of the carp (Cyprinus carpio) brain as revealed by immunohistochemical staining against glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP)
Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
Anat Embryol (Berl) 198:409-33. 1998
..g., the telencephalon. The results show that the teleost brain has a varied and highly specialized astroglial architecture. The primary system is made up of radial glia, which are of ependymal origin and cover the pial surface with ..
- Beta-cell mass dynamics in Zucker diabetic fatty rats. Rosiglitazone prevents the rise in net cell death
D T Finegood
Diabetes Research Laboratory, School of Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Diabetes 50:1021-9. 2001
..leptin receptor-deficient (fa/fa) Zucker diabetic fatty (ZDF) rat is associated with disruption of normal islet architecture, beta-cell degranulation, and increased beta-cell death...
- [Changes in bone micro-architecture and bone mineral density following experimental osteonecrosis of femoral head by local injection of ethanol in canines]
Department of Orthopaedics, 6th People s Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, 200233, P R China
Zhongguo Xiu Fu Chong Jian Wai Ke Za Zhi 22:281-9. 2008
To measure the changes of bone mineral density and bone micro-architecture of the femoral head that harvested from the three-foot bearing ethanol destroyed canine model for osteonecrosis of femoral head, and discuss the influences of ..
- The geometric architecture of the subtalar and midtarsal joints in rheumatoid arthritis based on magnetic resonance imaging
Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Arthritis Rheum 46:3168-77. 2002
To compare in vivo the 3-dimensional (3-D) geometric architecture of the subtalar and midtarsal joints in normal and rheumatoid arthritic (RA) feet, using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) analysis.
- The structural architecture of adult mammalian articular cartilage evolves by a synchronized process of tissue resorption and neoformation during postnatal development
E B Hunziker
University of Bern, ITI Research Institute for Dental and Skeletal Biology, Murtenstrasse 35, PO Box 54, Bern, Switzerland
Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:403-13. 2007
..a fundamental process of structural reorganization from an immature isotropic to a mature (adult) anisotropic architecture. However, the mechanism underlying this structural transformation is unknown...
- Sleep architecture in term and preterm infants beyond the neonatal period: the influence of gestational age, steroids, and ventilatory support
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology and Neonatal Medicine, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
Sleep 28:1428-36. 2005
To examine (1) sleep architecture of infants at varied risk for sudden infant death syndrome, (2) delays or advances in preterm infants at term postmenstrual age, (3) whether ventilatory support and gestational age alter sleep, (4) ..
- Hydraulic architecture and photosynthetic capacity as constraints on release from suppression in Douglas-fir and western hemlock
Heidi J Renninger
Department of Wood Science and Engineering, Oregon State University, 119 Richardson Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Tree Physiol 27:33-42. 2007
We compared hydraulic architecture, photosynthesis and growth in Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco), a shade-intolerant species, and western hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla (Raf.) Sarg...
- Chloroplast DNA sequence of the green alga Oedogonium cardiacum (Chlorophyceae): unique genome architecture, derived characters shared with the Chaetophorales and novel genes acquired through horizontal transfer
Jean Simon Brouard
Departement de Biochimie et de Microbiologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
BMC Genomics 9:290. 2008
..Scenedesmus (Sphaeropleales), and Stigeoclonium (Chaetophorales) revealed tremendous variability in their architecture, the retention of only few ancestral gene clusters, and derived clusters shared by Chlamydomonas and ..
- A role for auxin redistribution in the responses of the root system architecture to phosphate starvation in Arabidopsis
Laboratoire de Biochimie and Physiologie Moléculaire des Plantes, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5004, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Universite Montpellier 2, F 34060 Montpellier Cedex 1, France
Plant Physiol 138:2061-74. 2005
The changes in root system architecture (RSA) triggered by phosphate (P) deprivation were studied in Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) plants grown for 14 d on 1 mM or 3 microM P...
- Benzodiazepines in congestive heart failure: effects of temazepam on arousability and Cheyne-Stokes respiration
D J Biberdorf
Department of Respiratory Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
Sleep 16:529-38. 1993
..SD] in a double-blind crossover trial to determine the effects of temazepam 15 mg on arousability, sleep architecture, Cheyne-Stokes respiration (CSR) and nighttime oxygen saturation...
- Comparison of cross-sectional geometry of the proximal femur in white and black women from Detroit and Johannesburg
Dorothy A Nelson
Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
J Bone Miner Res 19:560-5. 2004
There are known black-white differences in bone density measured by DXA but less is known about bone architecture. We compared cross-sectional geometric properties of the proximal femur in U.S...
- In vivo magnetic resonance detects rapid remodeling changes in the topology of the trabecular bone network after menopause and the protective effect of estradiol
Felix W Wehrli
Laboratory for Structural NMR Imaging, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Bone Miner Res 23:730-40. 2008
- Design and function of molecular and bioelectronics devices
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Nanotechnology 18:420201. 2007
..symposium Nano and Giga Challenges in Electronics and Photonics: From Atoms to Materials to Devices to System Architecture (12-16 March, 2007, Phoenix, Arizona, USA), as well as from original and novel scientific contributions of ..
- Comparative analysis of masseter fiber architecture in tree-gouging (Callithrix jacchus) and nongouging (Saguinus oedipus) callitrichids
Andrea B Taylor
Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
J Morphol 261:276-85. 2004
..We compared the fiber architecture of the masseter muscle in tree-gouging Callithrix jacchus (n = 10) to nongouging Saguinus oedipus (n = 8) to ..
- Site specificity of bone architecture between the distal radius and distal tibia in children and adolescents: An HR-pQCT study
Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Calcif Tissue Int 87:314-23. 2010
High-resolution quantitative computerized tomography permits evaluation of site specific differences in bone architecture. The purpose of this study was to compare bone architecture between distal radius and distal tibia...
- Restraint increases prolactin and REM sleep in C57BL/6J mice but not in BALB/cJ mice
Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, 2153 North Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 281:R846-54. 2001
Sleep is generally considered to be a recovery from prior wakefulness. The architecture of sleep not only depends on the duration of wakefulness but also on its quality in terms of specific experiences...
- Effects of salmon calcitonin on trabecular microarchitecture as determined by magnetic resonance imaging: results from the QUEST study
Charles H Chesnut
Osteoporosis Research Group, Department of Radiology UWMC ORG, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98105 4631, USA
J Bone Miner Res 20:1548-61. 2005
..MRI analyses of os calcis or microCT/histomorphometric analyses of bone biopsies did not reveal consistent differences in architecture between CT-NS and placebo.
- Long-term prediction of three-dimensional bone architecture in simulations of pre-, peri- and post-menopausal microstructural bone remodeling
Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH and University of Zurich
Osteoporos Int 16:S25-35. 2005
..The aim of this project was to investigate if changes in the trabecular architecture as observed with age-related bone loss and osteoporosis can be predicted from a computer model that simulates ..
- Molecular architecture of the fruit fly's airway epithelial immune system
Forschungszentrum Borstel, Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Borstel, Germany
BMC Genomics 9:446. 2008
..To elucidate the molecular architecture of the innate immune system of airway epithelial cells, we choose the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster as a ..
- Trabecular bone architecture in the distal radius using magnetic resonance imaging in subjects with fractures of the proximal femur. Magnetic Resonance Science Center and Osteoporosis and Arthritis Research Group
Department of Radiology, and Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
Osteoporos Int 10:231-9. 1999
To determine whether magnetic resonance (MR)-derived measures of trabecular bone architecture in the distal radius are predictive for prevalent hip fractures, 20 subjects with hip fractures and 19 age-matched postmenopausal controls were ..
- Zoledronic acid treatment results in retention of femoral head structure after traumatic osteonecrosis in young Wistar rats
David G Little
Orthopaedic Research Unit, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
J Bone Miner Res 18:2016-22. 2003
Osteonecrosis (ON) of the femoral head in childhood can lead to loss of femoral head architecture and subsequent deformity...
- Both hPTH(1-34) and bFGF increase trabecular bone mass in osteopenic rats but they have different effects on trabecular bone architecture
Nancy E Lane
Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
J Bone Miner Res 18:2105-15. 2003
..The purpose of this study was to compare how trabecular bone architecture, bone cell activity, and strength are altered by two different bone anabolic agents, bFGF and hPTH(1-34), in an ..
- The evolution of genetic architecture. I. Diversification of genetic backgrounds by genetic drift
Reinaldo A De Brito
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Evolution 59:2333-42. 2005
The genetic architecture of a phenotype plays a critical role in determining phenotypic evolution through its effects on patterns of genetic variation...
- Inappropriate P-cadherin expression in the mouse mammary epithelium is compatible with normal mammary gland function
Glenn L Radice
Center for Research on Reproduction and Women s Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Differentiation 71:361-73. 2003
Cadherins comprise a family of cell-cell adhesion proteins critical to the architecture and function of tissues...
- A preliminary analysis of the relationship between jaw-muscle architecture and jaw-muscle electromyography during chewing across primates
Christopher J Vinyard
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH 44272, USA
Anat Rec (Hoboken) 293:572-82. 2010
..Recent work on primate jaw-muscle architecture demonstrates significant associations with dietary variation and feeding behaviors...
- Jaw-muscle fiber architecture in tufted capuchins favors generating relatively large muscle forces without compromising jaw gape
Andrea B Taylor
Doctor of Physical Therapy Division, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Box 104002, Durham, NC 27708, USA
J Hum Evol 57:710-20. 2009
..We compared fiber architecture of the masseter and temporalis muscles between C. apella (n=12) and two "untufted" capuchins (C...
- Assembly of transverse tubule architecture in the middle and myotendinous junctional regions in developing rat skeletal muscle fibers
Department of Physiological Sciences, National Institute of Fitness and Sports, 1, Shiromizu, Kanoya 891 2393 Kagoshima, Japan
J Muscle Res Cell Motil 28:141-51. 2007
..the myotendinous junction (MTJ) during development, no specific model exists for the assembly of new t-tubule architecture at the MTJ...
- Wellbeing of professionals at entry into the labour market: a follow up survey of medicine and architecture students
Medical School, 33014 University of Tampere, Finland
J Epidemiol Community Health 55:831-5. 2001
..Knowledge about changes in wellbeing during the passage from professional studies to working life is scarce and controversial. This study examined these changes among university graduates with good and poor employment prospects...
- ATMTN: a telemammography network architecture
Ehsan O Sheybani
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620 USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 49:1438-43. 2002
..This research describes asynchronous transfer mode telemammography network (ATMTN) architecture for real-time, online screening, detection and diagnosis of breast cancer...
- Age-related changes of nuclear architecture in Caenorhabditis elegans
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16690-5. 2005
..It has been shown that HGPS cells in culture undergo age-dependent progressive changes in nuclear architecture. However, it is unknown whether similar changes in nuclear architecture occur during the normal aging process...
- Micro-compression: a novel technique for the nondestructive assessment of local bone failure
Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Technol Health Care 6:433-44. 1998
..However, the relative importance of bone density and architecture in the etiology of these fractures is poorly understood...
- Migration of the Japanese healthcare enterprise from a financial to integrated management: strategy and architecture
Department of Medical Informatics, International Medical Center of Japan, Tokyo, 162 8655, Japan
Stud Health Technol Inform 84:715-8. 2001
The Hospital Information System (HIS) has been positioned as the hub of the healthcare information management architecture. In Japan, the billing system assigns an "insurance disease names" to performed exams based on the diagnosis type...
- Plastic architecture of bacterial genome revealed by comparative genomics of Photorhabdus variants
INRA, UMR 1133, Laboratoire EMIP, Place Eugene Bataillon, F 34095 Montpellier, France
Genome Biol 9:R117. 2008
The phenotypic consequences of large genomic architecture modifications within a clonal bacterial population are rarely evaluated because of the difficulties associated with using molecular approaches in a mixed population...
- High-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasialike ductal adenocarcinoma of the prostate: a clinicopathologic study of 28 cases
Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 32:1060-7. 2008
Most of the prostatic ductal adenocarcinomas of the prostate are characterized by cribriform and/or papillary architecture lined by columnar pseudostratified malignant epithelium...
- Control of metal ion size-based selectivity through chelate ring geometry. metal ion complexing properties of 2,2'-biimidazole
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina 28403, USA
Inorg Chem 49:5033-9. 2010
..51 A. This metal ion size-based preference of BIM suggests that ligands with such architecture could be used to produce selectivity (differences in log K(1)) for very large metal ions...
- Medical nanorobot architecture based on nanobioelectronics
CAN Center for Automation in Nanobiotech, Herminio Lemos 449, Sao Paulo, SP 01540 Brazil
Recent Pat Nanotechnol 1:1-10. 2007
This work describes an innovative medical nanorobot architecture based on important discoveries in nanotechnology, integrated circuit patents, and some publications, directly or indirectly related to one of the most challenging new fields ..
- Cerebrospinal hypocretin, daytime sleepiness and sleep architecture in Parkinson's disease dementia
Movement Disorders Unit, ICN, IDIBAPS, CIBERNED, Hospital Clinic, C Villarroel 170, 08036, Barcelona, Spain
Brain 132:3308-17. 2009
..to dementia and clinical excessive daytime sleepiness, as well as to describe potentially related sleep architecture changes...
- Strontium ranelate improves bone resistance by increasing bone mass and improving architecture in intact female rats
Service of Bone Diseases, World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Osteoporosis Prevention, Geneva 14 CH 1211, Switzerland
J Bone Miner Res 19:2012-20. 2004
..intact rats at doses up to 900 mg/kg/day increases bone resistance, cortical and trabecular bone volume, micro-architecture, bone mass, and total ALP activity, thus indicating a bone-forming activity and an improvement of overall bone ..
- Interrelationships between bone microarchitecture and strength in ovariectomized monkeys treated with teriparatide
Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana 46285, USA
J Bone Miner Res 22:841-8. 2007
..measured at the iliac crest at 6 mo was confirmed to be a reasonable surrogate for, and a predictor of, architecture and strength of the femoral neck and lumbar vertebra after 18 mo of teriparatide treatment...
- Lymph node architecture preceding and following 6 months of potent antiviral therapy: follicular hyperplasia persists in parallel with p24 antigen restoration after involution and CD4 cell depletion in an AIDS patient
J M Orenstein
Department of Pathology, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
AIDS 13:2219-29. 1999
To evaluate changes in architecture, viral RNA, and viral protein over 6 months in lymph nodes from retroviral-naïve HIV-infected persons before and after commencing highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART).