University of Western Ontario

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Organization: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Top Publications

  1. pmc Sympathetic neural activation: an ordered affair
    Craig D Steinback
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory, School of Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Physiol 588:4825-36. 2010
  2. doi Effect of rest interval on strength recovery in young and old women
    Olga Theou
    Graduate Program in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1876-81. 2008
  3. pmc Transient middle cerebral artery occlusion induces microglial priming in the lumbar spinal cord: a novel model of neuroinflammation
    Katie Moisse
    Cell Biology Research Group, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Neuroinflammation 5:29. 2008
  4. ncbi Endoscopic transnasal repair of a medial wall orbital blow-out fracture using a balloon catheter
    Corey Moore
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:E22-5. 2008
  5. doi Health behaviors among adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease
    Graham J Reid
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:16-25. 2008
  6. doi U.S. Federal Regulations for emergency research: a practical guide and commentary
    Andrew McRae
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 15:88-97. 2008
  7. ncbi "We grandmothers know plenty": breastfeeding, complementary feeding and the multifaceted role of grandmothers in Malawi
    Rachel Bezner Kerr
    Department of Geography, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 66:1095-105. 2008
  8. ncbi Detection of stratospheric ozone intrusions by windprofiler radars
    W K Hocking
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 3K7 Canada
    Nature 450:281-4. 2007
  9. ncbi Carbon monoxide liberated from carbon monoxide-releasing molecule CORM-2 attenuates inflammation in the liver of septic mice
    Gediminas Cepinskas
    Centre for Critical Illness Research, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, N6A 4G4, Canada
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 294:G184-91. 2008
  10. ncbi The activation of phonological representations by bilinguals while reading silently: evidence from interlingual homophones
    Corinne A Haigh
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 33:623-44. 2007

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  1. pmc Sympathetic neural activation: an ordered affair
    Craig D Steinback
    Neurovascular Research Laboratory, School of Kinesiology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Physiol 588:4825-36. 2010
    ....
  2. doi Effect of rest interval on strength recovery in young and old women
    Olga Theou
    Graduate Program in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1876-81. 2008
    ..The results of the present study are specific to isokinetic testing and training and are more applicable in rehabilitation and research settings. Practitioners should consider age and gender when prescribing rest intervals between sets...
  3. pmc Transient middle cerebral artery occlusion induces microglial priming in the lumbar spinal cord: a novel model of neuroinflammation
    Katie Moisse
    Cell Biology Research Group, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Neuroinflammation 5:29. 2008
    ..Following permanent occlusion, neuropathological changes - including a robust glial inflammatory response - also occur downstream of the infarct in the spinal cord...
  4. ncbi Endoscopic transnasal repair of a medial wall orbital blow-out fracture using a balloon catheter
    Corey Moore
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:E22-5. 2008
  5. doi Health behaviors among adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease
    Graham J Reid
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:16-25. 2008
    ..Document the frequency of substance use and oral hygiene among adolescents and young adults with moderate to complex congenital heart disease (CHD)...
  6. doi U.S. Federal Regulations for emergency research: a practical guide and commentary
    Andrew McRae
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 15:88-97. 2008
    ..It explores the challenges for IRB review listed above, and offers potential solutions to these problems...
  7. ncbi "We grandmothers know plenty": breastfeeding, complementary feeding and the multifaceted role of grandmothers in Malawi
    Rachel Bezner Kerr
    Department of Geography, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 66:1095-105. 2008
    ..The paper concludes by discussing the challenges of involving grandmothers in health education, and the difficulties of incorporating local knowledge into a medical system that largely rejects it...
  8. ncbi Detection of stratospheric ozone intrusions by windprofiler radars
    W K Hocking
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 3K7 Canada
    Nature 450:281-4. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Carbon monoxide liberated from carbon monoxide-releasing molecule CORM-2 attenuates inflammation in the liver of septic mice
    Gediminas Cepinskas
    Centre for Critical Illness Research, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, N6A 4G4, Canada
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 294:G184-91. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi The activation of phonological representations by bilinguals while reading silently: evidence from interlingual homophones
    Corinne A Haigh
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 33:623-44. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi Neonatal immune system activation with lipopolysaccharide enhances behavioural sensitization to the dopamine agonist, quinpirole, in adult female but not male rats
    Christine M Tenk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5C2
    Brain Behav Immun 21:935-45. 2007
    ..These findings have important implications for the sexually dimorphic development of addictions to both natural and artificial rewards...
  12. ncbi Technical rationality in Schön's reflective practice: dichotomous or non-dualistic epistemological position
    Elizabeth Anne Kinsella
    School of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario, Elborn College, London, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Philos 8:102-13. 2007
    ..In this way, it is proposed that his critique of technical rationality can be interpreted as an attempt to overcome dualistic thinking as it pertains to professional knowledge...
  13. ncbi Costs versus benefits: best possible and best practical treatment regimens for HIV
    O Krakovska
    Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, N6A 5B7, Canada
    J Math Biol 54:385-406. 2007
    ..We elucidate the dependence of the optimal treatment regimen on the pharmacokinetic parameters of specific antiviral agents...
  14. ncbi Rat PSP94 inhibits the growth and viability of the rat adenocarcinoma cell line PAIII in vitro
    Peter A Cadieux
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer Invest 24:246-55. 2006
    ..Rat PSP was shown to inhibit the growth and survival of PAIII cells in a dose-dependent manner with > 90 percent reductions in both observed. TUNEL and Annexin-V assays confirmed PAIII cell death to be via apoptosis...
  15. doi Dual task performance in a healthy young adult population: results from a symmetric manipulation of task complexity and articulation
    Albert Armieri
    Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON N6G1H1, Canada
    Gait Posture 29:346-8. 2009
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  16. doi Mouse G-protein gamma3 expression in the developing CNS and neural crest cell derivatives
    Gregory M Kelly
    Department Biology, Molecular Genetics Unit, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Int J Dev Biol 52:1143-50. 2008
    ..These data indicate that G protein coupled signaling involving gamma3 participates in a number of physiological roles, not only in the CNS, but also in numerous cells derived from the neural crest...
  17. doi Sustaining self-regulatory efficacy and psychological outcome expectations for postnatal exercise: effects of a group-mediated cognitive behavioural intervention
    A G Cramp
    Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Br J Health Psychol 14:595-611. 2009
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  18. doi Efficacy and risk of atrial fibrillation ablation before 45 years of age
    Peter Leong-Sit
    Department of Medicine, London Health Science Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:452-7. 2010
    ..This study seeks to characterize the effectiveness and risk of AF ablation in the young...
  19. doi Perceptual organization, phonological awareness, and reading comprehension in adults with and without learning disabilities
    Margot Stothers
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Ann Dyslexia 60:209-37. 2010
    ..The study's findings have implications for understanding the reading of adults with learning disabilities, and the nature of reading comprehension in general...
  20. doi Evidence from visuomotor adaptation for two partially independent visuomotor systems
    Lore Thaler
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 36:924-35. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that the human brain employs 2 partially independent visuomotor systems that rely on different types of visual spatial information...
  21. pmc The geography of diabetes in London, Canada: the need for local level policy for prevention and management
    Jordan W Tompkins
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2407-22. 2010
    ..Future endeavours must continue to identify local level trends in order to support policy development, resource planning and care for improved health outcomes and improved equity in access to care across geographic regions...
  22. doi The tissue and plasma concentration of polyols and sugars in sheep intrauterine growth retardation
    Timothy R H Regnault
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, USA
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:999-1006. 2010
    ..The manner in which these alterations in fetoplacental carbohydrate metabolism contribute to the pathophysiology of PI-IUGR is currently unknown...
  23. doi Dietary lipid composition and avian migratory flight performance: Development of a theoretical framework for avian fat storage
    Edwin R Price
    Advanced Facility for Avian Research, Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario, London ON, Canada N6A 5B7
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 157:297-309. 2010
    ..Finally, I develop a theoretical framework for studying the composition of fat stores in migrants, focusing on the tradeoffs between fatty acid transport rates, energy storage, and assimilation during stopover refueling...
  24. doi Recent advances in alveolar biology: some new looks at the alveolar interface
    Fred Possmayer
    University of Western Ontario, Departments of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Biochemistry, London, Ontario, Canada
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 173:S55-64. 2010
    ..This contribution attempts to emphasize how these new approaches have resulted in a fuller appreciation of events presumably occurring at the alveolar interface...
  25. doi Bilateral hippocampal stimulation for intractable temporal lobe epilepsy: impact on seizures and memory
    Richard S McLachlan
    Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Epilepsia 51:304-7. 2010
    ..No other adverse effects occurred. Seizure frequency is reduced both during and for a period after bilateral hippocampal stimulation, but the overall impact in this study is not as robust as has been previously reported...
  26. doi Acute cytomegalovirus cholecystitis following renal transplantation
    M Drage
    Department of Surgery, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Transplant 9:1249-52. 2009
    ..The diagnosis of CMV infection was confirmed in both cases using CMV-specific staining of the gallbladder. The diagnosis of CMV cholecystitis must be considered in all patients with upper abdominal pain after renal transplantation...
  27. doi Delayed association of the NADPH oxidase complex with macrophage vacuoles containing the opportunistic pathogen Burkholderia cenocepacia
    Karen E Keith
    Siebens Drake Research Institute, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON N6A 5C1, Canada
    Microbiology 155:1004-15. 2009
    ..This phenomenon may contribute to preventing the efficient clearance of this opportunistic pathogen from the infected airways of susceptible patients...
  28. doi Does exposure to infectious diseases in infancy affect old-age mortality? Evidence from a pre-industrial population
    Alain Gagnon
    Population Studies Centre, Department of Sociology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:1609-16. 2009
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  29. ncbi Alcohol-related victimization among young adult Canadian drinkers: the explanatory roles of hazardous drinking and illicit drug use
    Samantha L Wells
    Social Prevention and Health Policy Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 100 Collip Circle, Suite 200, London, ON N6G 4X8
    Can J Public Health 100:55-9. 2009
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  30. pmc The retinoic acid binding protein CRABP2 is increased in murine models of degenerative joint disease
    Ian D Welch
    Department of Animal Care and Veterinary Services, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A5C1, Canada
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R14. 2009
    ..In the present study, we examined the expression of a retinoid-regulated gene in murine models of OA...
  31. ncbi From psychiatric ward to the streets and shelters
    C Forchuk
    School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, Lawson Health Research Institute, 375 South Street, London, Ontario N6A 4G5, Canada
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:301-8. 2006
    ..Without recognition, this problem is at risk of remaining invisible with no further improvements to the situation...
  32. ncbi Surviving the tornado of mental illness: psychiatric survivors' experiences of getting, losing, and keeping housing
    Cheryl Forchuk
    School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 57:558-62. 2006
    ..A caring community response, including adequate housing, income support, and community care, can help people rebuild their lives...
  33. ncbi Collisions and traffic violations of alcohol, cannabis and cocaine abuse clients before and after treatment
    Scott MacDonald
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Suite 200, 100 Collip Circle, London, Ont, Canada N6G 4X8
    Accid Anal Prev 36:795-800. 2004
    ..More research is needed to better understand the reasons for the higher risk of traffic events and to determine reasons for declines...
  34. ncbi Effects of early song experience on song preferences and song control and auditory brain regions in female house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus)
    Alexandra M Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Rd North, Mississauga ON, Canada L5L 1C6
    J Neurobiol 59:247-58. 2004
    ..However, overall greater activation in isolate females in auditory areas suggests that exposure to song early in life may increase the selectivity of Zenk activation to song playback in auditory areas...
  35. ncbi A facilitative approach to learning about curriculum development
    Dolly Goldenberg
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, The University of Western Ontario, HSA 3a, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5C1
    J Nurs Educ 43:31-5. 2004
    ..This article discusses the strengths and limitations of this pragmatic and productive learning approach to preparing future nurse educators for their role as curriculum developers...
  36. ncbi Characterization of dendritic cells in humans with type 1 diabetes
    Kelly L Summers
    John P Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario N6A 5C1, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1005:226-9. 2003
    ..These findings provide new insight toward understanding the pathological role of DCs in type 1 diabetes...
  37. ncbi Metallothioneins in human tumors and potential roles in carcinogenesis
    M George Cherian
    Department of Pathology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5C1
    Mutat Res 533:201-9. 2003
    ..Therefore, additional experimental data on MT and its isoforms in human tumors, are needed to elucidate the biological functions of MT during tumor progression, along with other tumor markers...
  38. ncbi Psychiatric and psychological co-morbidity in patients with dermatologic disorders: epidemiology and management
    Madhulika A Gupta
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:833-42. 2003
    ..Some dermatology patients are likely to benefit from psychotherapeutic interventions and psychotropic agents for the management of the psychosocial comorbidity, in addition to the standard dermatologic therapies for their skin disorder...
  39. ncbi Spatial memory for food hidden by rats (Rattus norvegicus) on the radial maze: studies of memory for where, what, and when
    Leanne R Bird
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Comp Psychol 117:176-87. 2003
    ..In Experiment 6, rats chose between arms where cheese and pretzels were hidden,with cheese degraded at one delay interval but not the other. Together, these experiments indicate memory for what and where but not when...
  40. ncbi Phonology and syntax in specific language impairment: evidence from a connectionist model
    Marc F Joanisse
    Department of Psychology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5C2
    Brain Lang 86:40-56. 2003
    ..These results are consistent with behavioral data concerning syntactic deficits in SLI. The model provides a causal demonstration of how a perceptual deficit could give rise to grammatical deficits in SLI...
  41. pmc Activity and expression of progesterone metabolizing 5alpha-reductase, 20alpha-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductase and 3alpha(beta)-hydroxysteroid oxidoreductases in tumorigenic (MCF-7, MDA-MB-231, T-47D) and nontumorigenic (MCF-10A) human breast cancer cells
    John P Wiebe
    Hormonal Regulatory Mechanisms Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B7
    BMC Cancer 3:9. 2003
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  42. ncbi The effect of resistive breathing on leg muscle oxygenation using near-infrared spectroscopy during exercise in men
    John M Kowalchuk
    Department of Physiology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrance, Tooting, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Exp Physiol 87:601-11. 2002
    ..Assuming that leg muscle O2 consumption did not decrease, this implies that leg blood flow was not reduced consequent to a redistribution of flow away from the working leg muscle...
  43. ncbi Pain: a culturally informed experience
    David Ng
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London Ontario
    Pain Res Manag 7:109-11. 2002
  44. ncbi The probability that beneficial mutations are lost in populations with periodic bottlenecks
    L M Wahl
    Applied Mathematics, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Evolution 55:2606-10. 2001
    ..We show that both approaches yield the same approximation for extinction probability. From this, we derive an approximate expression for an effective population size...
  45. ncbi Effect of a maldistribution of microvascular blood flow on capillary O(2) extraction in sepsis
    Christopher G Ellis
    Vascular Biology Program, Lawson Health Research Institute, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario N6B 1B8, Canada
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 282:H156-64. 2002
    ..Capillary O(2) extraction increased threefold (P < 0.05) and was directly related to the degree of stopped flow in the EDL. Thus impaired O(2) transport in early stage sepsis is likely the result of a microcirculatory dysfunction...
  46. ncbi Haemochromatosis: find them or forget about them?
    Paul C Adams
    Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:857-8. 2004
    ..The demonstration of significant liver disease in family members is a strong reminder of the vital importance of pedigree studies when a typical haemochromatosis patient is identified...
  47. ncbi Family cancer histories predictive of a high risk of hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer associate significantly with a genomic rearrangement in hMSH2 or hMLH1
    P J Ainsworth
    Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory and Cancer Genetics Unit, London Health Sciences Center, and the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Genet 66:183-8. 2004
    ..Family cancer histories predictive of a high risk of HNPCC significantly associate with a genomic rearrangement in hMSH2 or hMLH1...
  48. ncbi Delays in the administration of antibiotics are associated with mortality from adult acute bacterial meningitis
    N Proulx
    Departmetn of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    QJM 98:291-8. 2005
    ..Bacterial meningitis continues to cause high mortality. Few studies address the possible association between this mortality and antibiotic administration delays...
  49. ncbi Young children's perceptions of physicians wearing standard precautions versus customary attire
    Jennifer Truong
    Child Health Research Institute, Department of Paediatrics, University of Western Ontario, Children s Hospital of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:13-7. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to determine if young children have a preference regarding whether physicians wear standard precautions attire...
  50. ncbi Neuroecology
    David F Sherry
    Department of Psychology, Program in Neuroscience, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5C2
    Annu Rev Psychol 57:167-97. 2006
    ..The contribution of neuroecology to psychology and the neurosciences is the information it provides on the selective pressures that have influenced the evolution of cognition and brain structure...
  51. ncbi Feasibility of a fast inverse dose optimization algorithm for IMRT via matrix inversion without negative beamlet intensities
    S P Goldman
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 3K7, Canada
    Med Phys 32:3007-16. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the new method provides a fast and robust technique to find a global minimum that yields excellent results for the inverse planning of IMRT...
  52. ncbi The effects of lipopolysaccharide and lithium chloride on the ingestion of a bitter-sweet taste: comparing intake and palatability
    Shelley K Cross-Mellor
    Graduate Program in Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5C2
    Brain Behav Immun 19:564-73. 2005
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  53. ncbi Use of the preparticipation physical examination form to screen for the female athlete triad in Canadian interuniversity sport universities
    Jane S Rumball
    Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 15:320-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to survey universities affiliated with Canadian Interuniversity Sport on existing screening protocols for the female athlete triad, and to identify any potential areas for improvement of this system...
  54. ncbi The involvement of the "fusiform face area" in processing facial expression
    Tzvi Ganel
    CIHR Group on Action and Perception, Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5C2
    Neuropsychologia 43:1645-54. 2005
    ..These findings suggest an interactive network for the processing of expression and identity, in which information about expression is computed from the unique structure of individual faces...
  55. ncbi Measurement of the elastic modulus of single bacterial cellulose fibers using atomic force microscopy
    Ganesh Guhados
    Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Langmuir 21:6642-6. 2005
    ..This value is considerably higher than previous estimates, obtained by less direct means, of the mechanical strength of individual cellulose fibers...
  56. ncbi Determinants of tetanus toxoid immunization in pregnancy in rural Bihar
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Room 31 299 CHS, Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Trop Doct 35:75-7. 2005
    ..Policy implications of these findings are discussed...
  57. ncbi A psychometric analysis of the patient satisfaction with nursing care quality questionnaire: an actionable approach to measuring patient satisfaction
    Heather Spence Laschinger
    School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:220-30. 2005
    ..The results of this study yielded actionable, patient-focused results that can be used by managers to address areas requiring improvement...
  58. ncbi Applied neuromonitoring and improving CNS outcomes
    John M Murkin
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 9:139-42. 2005
    ..Overall patient outcomes can be improved, and hospital length of stay shortened, by applied neuromonitoring techniques...
  59. ncbi What's the difference? Contrasting modular and neural network approaches to understanding developmental variability
    J Bruce Morton
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 5C2, Canada
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 26:128-39. 2005
    ..The authors conclude that neural network approaches offer more formal and parsimonious accounts of the nature and sources of developmental variability...
  60. ncbi Hexazonium pararosaniline as a fixative for animal tissues
    J A Kiernan
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Western Ontario London Canada N6A 5C1
    Biotech Histochem 79:203-10. 2004
    ..It is concluded that there is no evidence for a "fixative" action of hexazonium pararosaniline. The protective effect on frozen sections of unfixed tissue is attributable probably to the low pH of the solution...
  61. ncbi Strengthening capacity to limit intrusion: theorizing family health promotion in the aftermath of woman abuse
    Marilyn Ford-Gilboe
    University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Qual Health Res 15:477-501. 2005
    ..This theory adds to our knowledge of the long-term consequences of IPV for families and provides direction for practice and policy...
  62. ncbi Attenuation of neurologic injury during cardiac surgery
    J M Murkin
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, London Health Sciences Center, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 72:S1838-44. 2001
    ..Meta-analysis of the large North American aprotinin database of prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials is suggestive of a cerebroprotective potential associated with high-dose aprotinin administration...

Research Grants5

  1. HEALTH/SAFETY IMPACT OF ONTARIOS DRINKING HOURS
    Evelyn Vingilis; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Alcohol-related casualties for both cities will be subjected to time-series analyses. In addition, Detroit data will be disaggregated to analyze the trends of alcohol-related casualties involving Ontario drivers. ..
  2. EVALUATING A INTERVENTION TO REDUCE BARROOM AGGRESSION
    Kathryn Graham; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. DEVELOPMENT OF fMRI COMPATIBLE REVERSIBLE DEACTIVATION
    STEPHEN LOMBER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Such a development should have wide appeal and will greatly advance our ability to dissect functional circuits with fMRI. ..
  4. CEREBRAL ORGANIZATION FOLLOWING COCHLEAR IMPLANT
    STEPHEN LOMBER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results from these studies will be directly applicable to clinical situations concerning the functional outcomes of cochlear implants in young children. ..
  5. Cryopreservation of the model organism Drosophila melanogaster
    BRENT SINCLAIR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The ultimate goal is to cryopreserve D. melanogaster, an achievement that will greatly increase the utility of the Drosophila model for human disease research. ..