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  1. ncbi Fertility and a woman's age
    Timothy Rowe
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Reprod Med 51:157-63. 2006
  2. ncbi Congenital trigeminal anesthesia in two siblings and their long-term follow-up
    V A Wong
    Department of Ophthalmology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, BC, Canada
    Am J Ophthalmol 129:96-8. 2000
  3. ncbi The critical success factor approach to strategic alignment: seeking a trail from a health organization's goals to its management information infrastructure
    J K Tan
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Health Serv Manage Res 12:246-57. 1999
  4. ncbi The effects of dentifrice systems on oral malodor
    D M Brunette
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Clin Dent 9:76-82. 1998
  5. pmc Lipoprotein distribution of a novel endotoxin antagonist, E5531, in plasma from human subjects with various lipid levels
    K M Wasan
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43:2562-4. 1999
  6. ncbi How reliable is emergency department triage?
    C M Fernandes
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Multicentre Operations Research Group
    Ann Emerg Med 34:141-7. 1999
  7. ncbi Professional and organizational impact of using patient care information systems
    M Hebert
    Dept of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:849-53. 1998
  8. ncbi Dimensional assessment of personality pathology in patients with eating disorders
    E M Goldner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 85:151-9. 1999
  9. ncbi Impact of IT on health care professionals: changes in work and the productivity paradox
    M A Hebert
    Health Informatics Research, Richmond, BC, Canada
    Health Serv Manage Res 11:69-79. 1998
  10. ncbi Canadian National Survey on Sun Exposure & Protective Behaviours: parents' reports on children
    C Y Lovato
    Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Cancer Prev Control 2:123-8. 1998

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  1. ncbi Fertility and a woman's age
    Timothy Rowe
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Reprod Med 51:157-63. 2006
    ..Physicians and other caregivers must continue to counsel women about their potential fertility as they age, whether or not they are actively seeking pregnancy...
  2. ncbi Congenital trigeminal anesthesia in two siblings and their long-term follow-up
    V A Wong
    Department of Ophthalmology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, BC, Canada
    Am J Ophthalmol 129:96-8. 2000
    ..To alert ophthalmologists to congenital trigeminal anesthesia as a cause of corneal scarring and amblyopia and its effective treatment with tarsorrhaphies...
  3. ncbi The critical success factor approach to strategic alignment: seeking a trail from a health organization's goals to its management information infrastructure
    J K Tan
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Health Serv Manage Res 12:246-57. 1999
    ..The implementation of this CSF approach is illustrated in the context of a British Columbia community hospital, with insights provided into key issues for future health researchers and practitioners...
  4. ncbi The effects of dentifrice systems on oral malodor
    D M Brunette
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Clin Dent 9:76-82. 1998
    ..The results of these studies indicate that dentifrices containing 20% or more baking soda can confer a significant odor-reducing benefit for time periods up to three hours...
  5. pmc Lipoprotein distribution of a novel endotoxin antagonist, E5531, in plasma from human subjects with various lipid levels
    K M Wasan
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43:2562-4. 1999
    ..However, only an increase in HDL protein levels significantly increases HDL binding of E5531...
  6. ncbi How reliable is emergency department triage?
    C M Fernandes
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Multicentre Operations Research Group
    Ann Emerg Med 34:141-7. 1999
    ..To measure interrater and intrarater agreement for an emergency department triage system...
  7. ncbi Professional and organizational impact of using patient care information systems
    M Hebert
    Dept of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:849-53. 1998
    ..They include the effects of increased efficiency and productivity; "visible" accountability; changing roles and responsibilities; and learning to use new technology versus using new information...
  8. ncbi Dimensional assessment of personality pathology in patients with eating disorders
    E M Goldner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 85:151-9. 1999
    ..An empirical classification of eating-disordered patients derived from dimensional assessment of personality pathology identified three groups with clinical relevance...
  9. ncbi Impact of IT on health care professionals: changes in work and the productivity paradox
    M A Hebert
    Health Informatics Research, Richmond, BC, Canada
    Health Serv Manage Res 11:69-79. 1998
    ..One must look beyond just simply increasing productivity by replacing manual tasks with automated ones, to examining how the changes influence the nature of work and relationships within the organization...
  10. ncbi Canadian National Survey on Sun Exposure & Protective Behaviours: parents' reports on children
    C Y Lovato
    Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Cancer Prev Control 2:123-8. 1998
    ..To describe the prevalence of sun exposure and protective behaviours among Canadian children 12 years of age or less, as reported by their parents...
  11. ncbi Effects of volatile anaesthetics on a high conductance calcium dependent potassium channel in cultured hippocampal neurons
    J McLarnon
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Toxicol Lett 100:271-6. 1998
    ..The results suggest that macroscopic high conductance K (Ca) currents in hippocampal neurons would be relatively insensitive to high concentrations of inhalational anaesthetics...
  12. ncbi Reliability of coated wire defibrillation leads
    G F Tyers
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 22:174-8. 1999
    ..Improved reliability may be achieved with alternate designs that use coated wire and coated coil conductors. Six-year reliability in the 98% range is reported for one bipolar design, the Sulzer Intermedics Intervene lead...
  13. ncbi Receptors for oxidized low density lipoprotein
    U P Steinbrecher
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1436:279-98. 1999
    ..The objective of this article is to review the most important publications dealing with structure, ligand specificity, regulation, and function of scavenger receptors...
  14. pmc Prostate cancer: 9. Treatment of advanced disease
    M E Gleave
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital
    CMAJ 160:225-32. 1999
    ..The patient asks what treatments are available, what impact they are likely to have on his disease and what risks are associated with the therapies...
  15. ncbi The biological embedding of early experience and its effects on health in adulthood
    C Hertzman
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 896:85-95. 1999
    ..The contribution to the gradient in health is theorized to occur through a combination of latent effects, pathway effects, and cumulative disadvantage...
  16. ncbi p53-dependent apoptosis in melanoma cells after treatment with camptothecin
    G Li
    Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Invest Dermatol 114:514-9. 2000
    ..These results demonstrate that p53 mutational status is a determinant of melanoma chemosensitivity. p53 may downregulate bcl-2 and P-glycoprotein to induce apoptosis in melanoma cells after chemotherapy...
  17. ncbi Altered sensation associated with implants in the anterior mandible: a prospective study
    J N Walton
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Prosthet Dent 83:443-9. 2000
    ..Reported incidences of altered sensation after placement of mandibular implants range from a low of 0% to almost 44%, making it difficult to advise subjects regarding risk...
  18. ncbi Are there interactions among dysfunctional beliefs in obsessive compulsive disorder?
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:89-98. 2005
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  19. ncbi Roles played by Ras subfamily proteins in the cell and developmental biology of microorganisms
    Gerald Weeks
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Cell Signal 15:901-9. 2003
    ..This review describes our current knowledge of the roles that these proteins play in the growth and differentiation of single celled microorganisms...
  20. ncbi Comparative efficacy, speed, and adverse effects of three PTSD treatments: exposure therapy, EMDR, and relaxation training
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:330-8. 2003
    ..EMDR and relaxation did not differ from one another in speed or efficacy...
  21. pmc Does delivery volume of family physicians predict maternal and newborn outcome?
    Michael C Klein
    Department of Family Practice, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver
    CMAJ 166:1257-63. 2002
    ..We wanted to determine if the practice-volume relations that have been shown in other fields of medical practice also exist in maternity care practice by family doctors...
  22. ncbi PET study of [(18)F]6-fluoro-L-dopa uptake in neuroleptic- and mood-stabilizer-naive first-episode nonpsychotic mania: effects of treatment with divalproex sodium
    Lakshmi N Yatham
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 159:768-74. 2002
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  23. ncbi Using an interactive framework of society and lifecourse to explain self-rated health in early adulthood
    C Hertzman
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 53:1575-85. 2001
    ..Although the model accounted for only 9% of the variance in self-rated health, the general conclusion is that both lifecourse and contemporary circumstances should be considered together in explaining adult health...
  24. ncbi Intra- and extra-familial influences on alcohol and drug misuse: a twin study of gene-environment correlation
    K L Jang
    Division of Behavioural Science, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Addiction 96:1307-18. 2001
    ..The present study examined the correlation between genetic liabilities for alcohol and drug misuse with perceptions of the social environments of the family of origin and the classroom...
  25. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder arising after road traffic collisions: patterns of response to cognitive-behavior therapy
    S Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:541-51. 2001
    ..Implications for enhancing treatment outcome are discussed...
  26. ncbi Naturally occurring periodontal bone loss in the wild deer mouse, genus Peromyscus
    C B Wiebe
    Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Periodontol 72:620-5. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if a mouse population that exhibits periodontal breakdown in the wild could be found, allowing for genetic manipulation of naturally occurring periodontal disease...
  27. ncbi Intracytoplasmic sperm injection could minimize the incidence of prematurely condensed human sperm chromosomes
    S Ma
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Fertil Steril 75:1095-101. 2001
    ..To compare the fertilization and prematurely condensed human sperm chromosomes (PCCs) rates between two intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) techniques...
  28. ncbi Personality disorder traits, family environment, and alcohol misuse: a multivariate behavioural genetic analysis
    K L Jang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Addiction 95:873-88. 2000
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  29. ncbi How many maps are there in visual cortex?
    N V Swindale
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of British Columbia, 2550 Willow Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 3N9
    Cereb Cortex 10:633-43. 2000
    ..A higher limit, of about nine or ten, may be imposed by the numbers of neurons (or minicolumns) available to represent each of 2(N) features within a given small region of cortex...
  30. ncbi An index of clinical oral disorder in elders (CODE)
    M I MacEntee
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Gerodontology 16:85-96. 1999
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  31. ncbi Differences in the lipoprotein distribution of halofantrine are regulated by lipoprotein apolar lipid and protein concentration and lipid transfer protein I activity: in vitro studies in normolipidemic and dyslipidemic human plasmas
    K M Wasan
    Division of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, 2146 East Mall, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pharm Sci 88:185-90. 1999
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  32. ncbi In vitro quantitative microhardness assessment of enamel with early salivary pellicles after exposure to an eroding cola drink
    G Maupome
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C
    Caries Res 33:140-7. 1999
    ..The joint effect of static baths and higher immersion frequency was the most important factor in decreasing hardness...
  33. ncbi Sulfur tuft and turkey tail: biosynthesis and biodegradation of organohalogens by Basidiomycetes
    E de Jong
    Department of Wood Science, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Annu Rev Microbiol 51:375-414. 1997
    ..Several genera, e.g. Bjerkandera, Hericium, Phlebia, and Trametes, produce significant amounts of chlorinated compounds but are also highly effective in metabolizing or biotransforming chlorinated pollutants...
  34. pmc Physical characteristics and lipoprotein distribution of liposomal nystatin in human plasma
    K M Wasan
    Division of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 41:1871-5. 1997
    ..The preferential distribution of NYS into the HDL fraction upon incubation of L-NYS may be a function of its phospholipid composition...
  35. ncbi Outbreak of toxoplasmosis associated with municipal drinking water. The BC Toxoplasma Investigation Team
    W R Bowie
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Lancet 350:173-7. 1997
    ..Concurrently, but independently, seven cases of acute toxoplasma retinitis were diagnosed against a background of no cases in the previous 5 years...
  36. ncbi Searching for the biological pathways between stress and health
    S Kelly
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Annu Rev Public Health 18:437-62. 1997
    ..We reviewed five areas: glycosylated proteins, the immune system, hemostasis peripheral benzodiazepine receptors, and the waist-hip ratio...
  37. ncbi Perceptions of intelligence in leaderless groups: the dynamic effects of shyness and acquaintance
    D L Paulhus
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 72:581-91. 1997
    ..Thus, the bias against quiet individuals, originally inappropriate, gradually became a valid cue for low intelligence. Results were traced to overlapping cues for intelligence and shyness in LDGs...
  38. ncbi L-tryptophan augmentation of light therapy in patients with seasonal affective disorder
    R W Lam
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can J Psychiatry 42:303-6. 1997
    ..Given the evidence for serotonergic dysregulation in SAD, we examined the possible role of l-tryptophan as an augmentation strategy for nonresponders and partial responders to light therapy...
  39. pmc Meiotic origin of trisomy in confined placental mosaicism is correlated with presence of fetal uniparental disomy, high levels of trisomy in trophoblast, and increased risk of fetal intrauterine growth restriction
    W P Robinson
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Hum Genet 60:917-27. 1997
    ..In addition, UPD for some chromosomes may affect prenatal, but not postnatal, development, possibly indicating that imprinting effects for these chromosomes are confined to placental tissues...
  40. ncbi Clinical biochemistry of pregnancy
    G Lockitch
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 34:67-139. 1997
    ..The use of clinical laboratory tests in the management of high-risk pregnancy are discussed from the perspective of testing before conception and during pregnancy...
  41. ncbi Origins and evolution of antibiotic resistance
    J Davies
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Microbiologia 12:9-16. 1996
    ..The control of antibiotic usage is essential to prevent the development of resistance to new antibiotics...
  42. ncbi Excitatory and inhibitory response adaptation in the superior olive complex affects binaural acoustic processing
    P G Finlayson
    Department of Surgery, Otolaryngology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Hear Res 103:1-18. 1997
    ..The functional significance and possible sites of adaptation processes are discussed...
  43. ncbi Enteropathogenic E. coli exploitation of host epithelial cells
    B B Finlay
    Biotechnology Laboratory, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 797:26-31. 1996
    ..Together these various bacterial molecules contribute to the intimate relationship that is formed by EPEC with host epithelial cells which results in A/E lesion formation and diarrhea...
  44. ncbi B cell antigen receptor signaling induces the formation of complexes containing the Crk adapter proteins
    R J Ingham
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Biol Chem 271:32306-14. 1996
    ..In RAMOS cells, we found that the SH3 domains of Crk-L and Crk II bound C3G. Since C3G activates Rap, a negative regulator of the Ras pathway, Crk proteins may participate in regulation of Ras signaling by the BCR...
  45. ncbi A selective role for dopamine in the nucleus accumbens of the rat in random foraging but not delayed spatial win-shift-based foraging
    S B Floresco
    Department of Psychology University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 80:161-8. 1996
    ..The results are discussed with respect to of the underlying physiological interactions between limbic glutamate and mesoaccumbens DA transmission in the N.Acc...
  46. ncbi The structure of posttraumatic stress symptoms
    S Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 107:154-60. 1998
    ..If the authors assume that each factor corresponds to a distinct mechanism (R. B. Cattell, 1978), then the results suggest that posttraumatic stress reactions arise from a general mechanism, with contributions from 2 specific mechanisms...
  47. pmc Detection of Toxoplasma gondii oocysts in drinking water
    J Isaac-Renton
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, British Columbia Ministry of Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 64:2278-80. 1998
    ..Validation of the method developed was tested by using oocysts from a well-characterized Toxoplasma strain...
  48. ncbi Two high-resolution crystal structures of the recombinant N-lobe of human transferrin reveal a structural change implicated in iron release
    R T MacGillivray
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Biochemistry 37:7919-28. 1998
    ..These structures are consistent with the protonation of the carbonate and resulting partial removal of the anion from the metal; these events would occur prior to cleft opening and metal release...
  49. ncbi Criteria for restoration replacement and restoration life-span estimates in an educational environment
    G Maupome
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Oral Rehabil 25:896-901. 1998
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  50. ncbi Structural and functional changes in the airway smooth muscle of asthmatic subjects
    C Y Seow
    Departments of Anatomy, Pharmacology, and Medicine, and St Paul s Hospital Pulmonary Research Laboratory, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:S179-86. 1998
    ..An increase in the compliance of the parallel elastic element of the sensitized airway preparation could account for the mechanical alterations...
  51. ncbi Decreased mivacurium requirements and delayed neuromuscular recovery during sevoflurane anesthesia in children and adults
    J C Bevan
    Department of Anaesthesia, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Anesth Analg 87:772-8. 1998
    ..0001). In conclusion, mivacurium requirements were correlated with PChE, were greater in children than in adults, and were reduced by sevoflurane. Neuromuscular recovery occurred more rapidly in children and was delayed by sevoflurane...
  52. ncbi The importance of inflammatory mechanisms in Alzheimer disease
    E G McGeer
    Kinsmen Laboratory of Neurological Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Exp Gerontol 33:371-8. 1998
    ..Therapeutic intervention in key inflammatory processes holds great promise for the amelioration of AD and possibly other neurodegenerative disorders...
  53. ncbi Development and implementation of asthma guidelines
    J M FitzGerald
    University of British Columbia, and Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Respir J 5:85A-8A. 1998
    ..It appears that traditional continuing medical education will not lead to a change in clinical practice. The challenge remains to create a framework for implementing methodologically sound guidelines locally...
  54. ncbi Modes of transmission of Loma salmonae (Microsporidia)
    R W Shaw
    Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Dis Aquat Organ 33:151-6. 1998
    ..The cohabitation experiment demonstrates that fish may become infected by spores released from live fish...
  55. ncbi Postnatal changes in the numerical density and total number of asymmetric and symmetric synapses in the hypoglossal nucleus of the rat
    J R O'Kusky
    Department of Pathology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 108:179-91. 1998
    ..Synapse elimination was not restricted on the basis of morphological type or postsynaptic target site...
  56. ncbi A role for natural killer cells in the immunopathogenesis of multiple sclerosis
    L F Kastrukoff
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Neuroimmunol 86:123-33. 1998
    ..The results would suggest that R/R MS patients with a higher mean NK cell FA are at greater risk for the development of active lesions. These results support the proposal that NK cells may play a role in the immunopathogenesis of R/R MS...
  57. ncbi Ultrastructure of the larval tentacle and its skeletal muscle in Xenopus laevis
    W K Ovalle
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Tissue Cell 30:216-25. 1998
    ..Because of its transitory nature, the Xenopus tentacle may be a useful experimental model in future studies of neuromuscular development and subsequent regression in a relatively short period of time...
  58. ncbi Heritability of facet-level traits in a cross-cultural twin sample: support for a hierarchical model of personality
    K L Jang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:1556-65. 1998
    ..Facet-level traits are not simply exemplars of the broad factors they define; they are discrete constructs with their own heritable and thus biological basis...
  59. ncbi The role of platelet-activating factor in regional myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury
    A K Qayumi
    Department of Surgery, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 65:1690-7. 1998
    ..This swine model was designed to elucidate the role of platelet-activating factor in regional myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury...
  60. ncbi The time course of pulmonary diffusing capacity for carbon monoxide following short duration high intensity exercise
    A W Sheel
    The University of British Columbia, Allan McGavin Sports Medicine Center, Vancouver, Canada
    Respir Physiol 111:271-81. 1998
    ..Comparable diffusion decrements were observed in all subjects. The results of this study suggest that post-exercise alterations in DLCO, DM and VC are not related to aerobic capacity...
  61. ncbi Logistic regression model to predict outcome after in-hospital cardiac arrest: validation, accuracy, sensitivity and specificity
    P M Dodek
    Department of Medicine, St Paul s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Resuscitation 36:201-8. 1998
    ..To develop and validate a logistic regression model to identify predictors of death before hospital discharge after in-hospital cardiac arrest...
  62. ncbi Use of the comet assay to identify cells sensitive to tirapazamine in multicell spheroids and tumors in mice
    P L Olive
    Medical Biophysics Department, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, Canada
    Cancer Res 56:4460-3. 1996
    ..drug administration. Because tirapazamine is currently undergoing clinical trials, application of this procedure could provide an early indicator of tumors likely to contain hypoxic, susceptible cells and also the extent of the response...