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  1. doi Protein folding disorders: toward a basic biological paradigm
    Rodrick Wallace
    Division of Epidemiology, The New York State Psychiatric Institute, Box 47, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY, 10032, United States
    J Theor Biol 267:582-94. 2010
  2. doi Th17 cells in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    A B Pernis
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Intern Med 265:644-52. 2009
  3. doi Renal dysfunction as an independent predictor of outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a single-center cohort study
    Brad E Zacharia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 40:2375-81. 2009
  4. doi A point process driven multiple change point model: a robust resistant approach
    Srikesh G Arunajadai
    Department of Biostatistics and Anesthesiology, Columbia University Medical Center, PH5 505, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Math Biosci 220:57-71. 2009
  5. pmc Complementary and alternative therapy use before and after breast cancer diagnosis: the Pathways Study
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th St, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:653-65. 2009
  6. pmc Separating function from structure in perfusion imaging of the aging brain
    Iris Asllani
    Program for Imaging and Cognitive Sciences in the Department of Radiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2927-35. 2009
  7. pmc Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 activity and risk of recurrent stroke
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:42-50. 2009
  8. doi Transcatheter valve repair and replacement
    Susheel Kodali
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Annu Rev Med 60:1-11. 2009
  9. pmc Thickness of receptor and post-receptor retinal layers in patients with retinitis pigmentosa measured with frequency-domain optical coherence tomography
    Donald C Hood
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:2328-36. 2009
  10. ncbi Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis: experiences in a private practice
    Michael Z Marder
    Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Dent Today 27:99-100, 102-3; quiz 103, 98. 2008

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Publications62

  1. doi Protein folding disorders: toward a basic biological paradigm
    Rodrick Wallace
    Division of Epidemiology, The New York State Psychiatric Institute, Box 47, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY, 10032, United States
    J Theor Biol 267:582-94. 2010
    ..Generalization to long times produces diffusion models of protein folding disorders in which epigenetic or life history factors determine the rate of onset of dysfunction...
  2. doi Th17 cells in rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus
    A B Pernis
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Intern Med 265:644-52. 2009
    ..In this review, we will discuss recent studies that have begun elucidating the factors that regulate the development of Th17 cells and provide a brief overview of the role of Th17 cells in RA and SLE...
  3. doi Renal dysfunction as an independent predictor of outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a single-center cohort study
    Brad E Zacharia
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 40:2375-81. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the burden of acute kidney injury in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage and whether this dysfunction affects outcome...
  4. doi A point process driven multiple change point model: a robust resistant approach
    Srikesh G Arunajadai
    Department of Biostatistics and Anesthesiology, Columbia University Medical Center, PH5 505, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Math Biosci 220:57-71. 2009
    ..Both sequential and a posteriori change point models are considered. The relevant parameters of interest are estimated using a maximum likelihood approach. Simulations are performed to assess the performance of the methodology...
  5. pmc Complementary and alternative therapy use before and after breast cancer diagnosis: the Pathways Study
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th St, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:653-65. 2009
    ..e., high fruit/vegetable intake, lower BMI). CAM use before and after BC diagnosis is common in this diverse group of women. Our results emphasize the need for clinicians to discuss CAM use with all BC patients...
  6. pmc Separating function from structure in perfusion imaging of the aging brain
    Iris Asllani
    Program for Imaging and Cognitive Sciences in the Department of Radiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:2927-35. 2009
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  7. pmc Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 activity and risk of recurrent stroke
    Mitchell S V Elkind
    Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:42-50. 2009
    ..Lp-PLA(2) mass correlates only moderately with levels of Lp-PLA(2) activity. The relationship of Lp-PLA(2) activity to risk of stroke recurrence is unknown. We hypothesized that Lp-PLA(2) activity levels would predict risk of recurrence...
  8. doi Transcatheter valve repair and replacement
    Susheel Kodali
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Annu Rev Med 60:1-11. 2009
    ..The field of transcatheter valve therapy is rapidly evolving, and this review aims to summarize the current status of the field...
  9. pmc Thickness of receptor and post-receptor retinal layers in patients with retinitis pigmentosa measured with frequency-domain optical coherence tomography
    Donald C Hood
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:2328-36. 2009
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  10. ncbi Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis: experiences in a private practice
    Michael Z Marder
    Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Dent Today 27:99-100, 102-3; quiz 103, 98. 2008
  11. ncbi Adherence to treatment for latent tuberculosis infection: systematic review of studies in the US and Canada
    Y Hirsch-Moverman
    Charles P Felton National Tuberculosis Center, Harlem Hospital Center and Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:1235-54. 2008
    ..However, levels of treatment adherence are consistently low in industrialized countries such as the United States and Canada...
  12. doi "A fool for a client?" Mental illness and the right of self-representation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1096-8. 2008
    ..California in 1975, which established the right of criminal defendants to represent themselves; and Godinez v. Moran in 1993, which upheld the Dusky standard for trial-related competence...
  13. doi Constructive realism and medicine: an approach to medical ontology
    Jeremy R Simon
    Center for Bioethics and Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 51:353-66. 2008
    ..Abstract models, as described by Ronald Giere, provide such an approach. After a review of Giere's account of mechanics, I show how abstract models can provide an account of the ontology of diseases...
  14. pmc The Informatics for Diabetes and Education Telemedicine (IDEATel) project
    Steven Shea
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 118:289-304. 2007
    ..Telemedicine is an effective method for translating modern approaches to disease management into effective care for underserved populations...
  15. pmc Lack of understanding of acute HIV infection among newly-infected persons-implications for prevention and public health: The NIMH Multisite Acute HIV Infection Study: II
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:1046-53. 2009
    ..There is a need to promote targeted education about AHI to reduce the rapid spread of HIV associated with acute/early infection within communities at risk for HIV...
  16. pmc Using Perturbation theory to reduce noise in diffusion tensor fields
    Ravi Bansal
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Med Image Anal 13:580-97. 2009
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  17. pmc Randomized trial to reduce club drug use and HIV risk behaviors among men who have sex with men
    Jon Morgenstern
    Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:645-56. 2009
    ..MI does not appear effective in reducing risky sexual behavior in this population...
  18. pmc Measuring infant attachment security in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta): adaptation of the attachment Q-set
    James J Warfield
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Primatol 73:109-18. 2011
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  19. doi Significance of initial aortic aneurysm pressure sensor readings varies with aortic endograft design
    Gautam Shrikhande
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    World J Surg 34:2969-72. 2010
    ..The differences in implantable pressure sensor aneurysm sac readings were compared following endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) among three different stent grafts...
  20. pmc (99m)Tc hexamethyl-propylene-aminoxime single-photon emission computed tomography prediction of conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer disease
    D P Devanand
    NYSPI, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:959-72. 2010
    ..To examine the utility of single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) to predict conversion from mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  21. pmc Physical characteristics of the environment and BMI of young urban children and their mothers
    Cristiane S Duarte
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Health Place 16:1182-7. 2010
    ..Negative aspects of the physical environment were more strongly related to maternal BMI among whites than among African-Americans or Hispanics...
  22. doi Attack-related life disruption and child psychopathology in New York City public schoolchildren 6-months post-9/11
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:460-9. 2010
    ..Future postdisaster efforts must, in addition to ensuring the availability of mental health services for proximally exposed youth, maintain a focus on youth burdened by disaster-related life disruption...
  23. doi Fertility preservation in adolescents and young adults with cancer
    Jennifer Levine
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4831-41. 2010
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  24. doi Continuity of care after inpatient discharge of patients with schizophrenia in the Medicaid program: a retrospective longitudinal cohort analysis
    Mark Olfson
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:831-8. 2010
    ..This study seeks to identify patient, facility, county, and state policy factors associated with timely schizophrenia-related outpatient treatment following hospital discharge...
  25. pmc Using time-structured data to estimate evolutionary rates of double-stranded DNA viruses
    Cadhla Firth
    Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 27:2038-51. 2010
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  26. doi Estimation of background serum 2,3,7,8-TCDD concentrations by using quantile regression in the UMDES and NHANES populations
    Qixuan Chen
    Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Epidemiology 21:S51-7. 2010
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  27. pmc Combined administration of secretin and oxytocin inhibits chronic colitis and associated activation of forebrain neurons
    Martha G Welch
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 22:654-e202. 2010
    ..We tested the hypotheses that the chronically inflamed bowel signals to the brain through the vagi and that administration of a combination of secretin (S) and oxytocin (OT) inhibits this signaling...
  28. pmc The EXODUS of public health. What history can tell us about the future
    Amy L Fairchild
    Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, 722 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:54-63. 2010
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  29. pmc Civil society, political mobilization, and the impact of HIV scale-up on health systems in Brazil
    Richard G Parker
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S49-51. 2009
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  30. pmc Reassortment patterns in Swine influenza viruses
    Hossein Khiabanian
    Department of Biomedical Informatics and Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e7366. 2009
    ..Moreover, we find that one of the polymerase segments (PB1), reassorted in the strains responsible for the last two human pandemics, also reassorts frequently...
  31. doi Increasing caloric contribution from sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juices among US children and adolescents, 1988-2004
    Y Claire Wang
    Columbia Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, 600 West 168th St, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1604-14. 2008
    ..We sought to document increases in caloric contributions from sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juice among US youth during 1988-2004...
  32. ncbi A hybrid life cycle inventory of nano-scale semiconductor manufacturing
    Nikhil Krishnan
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3069-75. 2008
    ..The result is a comprehensive data set and methodology that may be used to estimate and improve the environmental performance of a broad range of electronics and other emerging applications that involve nano and micro fabrication...
  33. ncbi L-glutamine in vitro regulates rat aortic glutamate content and modulates nitric oxide formation and contractility responses
    David Schachter
    Dept of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 293:C142-51. 2007
    ..The results demonstrate that in vitro L-glutamine at its normal concentration in plasma can regulate rat aortic glutamate content and modulate NO formation and contractility responses of the thoracic aortic wall...
  34. ncbi The New York City Community Outreach Study: biomedical and mental health status among a community sample of urban Hispanics
    Roger Vaughan
    Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:99-105. 2007
    ..As part of a community health and education program, 200 adult residents were asked about their health status and behavior and screened for conditions known to constitute significant health risk...
  35. pmc Ghettoizing outdoor advertising: disadvantage and ad panel density in black neighborhoods
    Naa Oyo A Kwate
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Urban Health 84:21-31. 2007
    ..An inverse relationship between median household income and ad density did not reach significance, suggesting that relative affluence did not protect black neighborhoods from being targeted for outdoor advertisements...
  36. ncbi Diagnosing psychotic disorders in the emergency department in the context of substance use
    Bella M Schanzer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10043, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1468-73. 2006
    ..This study examined the accuracy and subsequent treatment implications of emergency department diagnoses among substance-using patients who were having their first psychotic episode...
  37. ncbi Sociocultural predictors of psychological help-seeking attitudes and behavior among Mexican American college students
    Marie L Miville
    Department of Counseling and Clinical PsychologyTeachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 12:420-32. 2006
    ..Implications for research and practice are discussed...
  38. ncbi Single versus weekly courses of antenatal corticosteroids: evaluation of safety and efficacy
    Ronald J Wapner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:633-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if weekly corticosteroids improve neonatal outcome without undue harm...
  39. ncbi Abnormal predicted diffusion capacities in healthy Asians: an inequality with a solution
    Gene R Pesola
    Division of Pulmonary Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Harlem Hospital Columbia University and Harlem Lung Center, New York, NY 10037, USA
    Respiration 73:799-807. 2006
    ..Asian lung volumes are 10-15% less than those of Caucasians...
  40. ncbi Use of human immunodeficiency virus postexposure prophylaxis in adolescent sexual assault victims
    Elyse Olshen
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:674-80. 2006
    ..To describe the use of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) in adolescent survivors of sexual assault and to explore barriers to PEP completion in this population...
  41. ncbi A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, 8-week comparative trial of low-dose esomeprazole (20 mg) and standard-dose omeprazole (20 mg) in patients with erosive esophagitis
    Charles J Lightdale
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Harkness Pavillion, 7th Floor, Room 712, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 51:852-7. 2006
    ..6%; 95% confidence interval, 88.1%-93%) and 20 mg omeprazole (88.3%; 95% confidence interval, 85.5%-91.0%). The two treatments were comparable for other secondary measures and had similar tolerability profiles...
  42. ncbi Shaping understanding of HIV through negotiation and conflict resolution during peer group discussion
    Vimla L Patel
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Laboratory of Decision Making and Cognition, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 11:185-207. 2006
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  43. ncbi History of vascular disease and mild parkinsonian signs in community-dwelling elderly individuals
    Elan D Louis
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, and Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 710 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:717-22. 2006
    ..If the etiology were vascular, one could hypothesize that individuals with MPS would be more likely to have systemic vascular disease than would their counterparts without these signs...
  44. ncbi [Depression in children and adolescents]
    Gil Zalsman
    Neuroscience Division, Columbia University, USA
    Harefuah 145:286-91, 318. 2006
    ..Further research is needed to assess the efficacy and safety of these interventions and to better understand the etiological factors...
  45. ncbi Kidney and pancreas transplantation in the United States, 1995-2004
    D J Cohen
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1153-69. 2006
    ..The number of solitary pancreas transplants increased dramatically in 2004...
  46. ncbi Hepatobiliary pathology
    Jay H Lefkowitch
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 23:221-31. 2007
    ..Recent papers on disorders of the liver and biliary tract which clarify their pathogenesis and attendant morphologic changes are highlighted...
  47. ncbi Central pancreatectomy with pancreaticogastrostomy in children
    Jason C Fisher
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:740-6. 2007
    ..Because children may be uniquely susceptible to the long-term consequences of excessive pancreatic resection, 2 cases using this technique of central pancreatectomy with pancreaticogastrostomy are described...
  48. ncbi Nonoperative management of idiopathic adhesive capsulitis
    William N Levine
    Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:569-73. 2007
    ..With supervised treatment, most patients with adhesive capsulitis will experience resolution with nonoperative measures in a relatively short period. Only a small percentage of patients eventually require operative treatment...
  49. doi Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) diminishes neuronal degeneration and death caused by NGF deprivation by suppressing Bim induction
    Subhas C Biswas
    Department of Pathology, Center for Neurobiology and Behavior and Taub Center for Alzheimer s Disease Research, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurochem Res 33:1845-51. 2008
    ..Thus, GLP-1 may protect neurons, at least in part, by suppressing Bim induction. Our findings support the idea that drugs that mimic or elevate GLP-1 represent potential therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases...
  50. pmc White matter hyperintensities and subclinical infarction: associations with psychomotor speed and cognitive flexibility
    Clinton B Wright
    Division of Stroke and Critical Care, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, NI Room 640, 710 W168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stroke 39:800-5. 2008
    ..We examined white matter hyperintensity volume (WMHV) and subclinical infarction (no history of clinical stroke; SI) in relation to performance on tests of sequencing, cognitive flexibility, and sensorimotor ability...
  51. doi Voice handicap in singers
    Thomas Murry
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Voice 23:376-9. 2009
    ..Singers with voice problems do not rate their voices to be more handicapped than nonsingers unless statements related specifically to singing are included...
  52. doi The role of social cognition in emotion
    Andreas Olsson
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, 1190 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 12:65-71. 2008
    ..In each of these cases, mental state attributions might be supported by either stimulus-driven or more reflective processes...
  53. ncbi Management of frontal sinus fractures
    Spiros Manolidis
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Beth Israel Hospital, and Baylor College of Medicine, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:32S-48S. 2007
    ..Newer techniques involving endoscopic image-guided surgery may offer an alternative for a small subset of patients with frontal sinus injury...
  54. ncbi Pregnancy after thoracic organ transplantation
    Danny W Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Perinatol 31:354-62. 2007
    ..For most cases, given the need for close collaboration and frequent monitoring, these patients are best managed at their primary transplant institution in collaboration with local or referring physicians...
  55. pmc Comparing impulsiveness, hostility, and depression in borderline personality disorder and bipolar II disorder
    Scott T Wilson
    Department of Neuroscience, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1533-9. 2007
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  56. ncbi Law & psychiatry: Death row delusions: when is a prisoner competent to be executed?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1258-60. 2007
    ..The Court indicated that competent prisoners must have a "rational understanding" of the reason that a death penalty is being imposed but declined to define a clear standard...
  57. pmc Impaired flow-mediated dilation is associated with low pulmonary function and emphysema in ex-smokers: the Emphysema and Cancer Action Project (EMCAP) Study
    R Graham Barr
    Dr P H, Presbyterian Hospital 9 East, Room 105, Columbia University Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:1200-7. 2007
    ..Clinical studies examining endothelial function are lacking, particularly early in the disease. Flow-mediated dilation (FMD) is a physiologic measure of endothelial reactivity to endogenous nitric oxide...
  58. ncbi Efficacy and safety of antidepressant monotherapy in the treatment of bipolar-II depression
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:309-11. 2007
    ..No patient developed manic symptoms that required medication discontinuation or mood stabilizer augmentation. Antidepressant monotherapy was found to be a safe and effective treatment for bipolar-II depression...
  59. ncbi Alcohol dehydrogenase 3 and risk of esophageal and gastric adenocarcinomas
    Mary Beth Terry
    Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, Room 724A, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:1039-46. 2007
    ..The alcohol dehydrogenase gene has several polymorphisms which may lead to faster conversion of ethanol to acetaldehyde, which may increase cancer risk...
  60. pmc Elevated plasma beta-amyloid peptide Abeta(42) levels, incident dementia, and mortality in Down syndrome
    Nicole Schupf
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, PO Box 16, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1007-13. 2007
    ..Individuals with Down syndrome have increased levels of beta-amyloid peptides and an increased risk for AD...
  61. ncbi The advisory dean program: a personalized approach to academic and career advising for medical students
    William Macaulay
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 82:718-22. 2007
    ..career advising and a perceived disconnection between faculty and students, in academic year 2003-2004, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons implemented its formal Advisory Dean (AD) Program and disbanded its ..
  62. ncbi Medical students' perceptions of psychiatry as a career choice
    Janis L Cutler
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:144-9. 2006
    ..of all medical students, regardless of their career preferences? What are the most appropriate ways to encourage interested medical students that would allow for more targeted recruitment efforts toward the most receptive students?..

Research Grants62

  1. Measures of Human Receptor and Post Receptor Activity
    Donald C Hood; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These same techniques can enable the ophthalmologist to monitor the health of these cells and, thus the effectiveness of alternative treatments. ..
  2. MEASURE OF RECEPTOR AND POST RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..monkeys in which INL activity is pharmacologically dissected, b. normal human subjects, c. patients with disease of the INL, and d. mathematical work. ..
  3. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This could be especially valuable in assessing retinal function of patients with heterogeneous damage as in retinitis pigmentosa, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. ..
  4. Tests of Models of Retinal/Optic Nerve Diseases&Adaption
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, patients with acute optic neuritis will be followed with behavioral and mVEP techniques. An attempt will be made to understand the recovery o vision following optic neuritis (ON). ..
  5. Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseases
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
  6. Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseases
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
  7. Measures of Human Receptor and Post Receptor Activity
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We propose as part of aim 3 to improve our understanding of these relationships as well as to improve our analysis of visual field data. ..
  8. MEASURE OF HUMAN RECEPTOR AND POST-RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Thus, we propose to develop a model of the human ERG that encompasses the activity of the inner nuclear layer as well as the receptors...
  9. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE AND ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Finally, we intend to obtain a better understanding of the relative involvement of the rod and different cone mechanisms in retinitis pigmentosa and in progressive cone dystrophy...
  10. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE AND ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The data will be analyzed within the context of recent models of cone systems, models based on recent physiology...
  11. Views and Approaches Toward Research Integrity Among IRBs
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..smaller institutions. We anticipate that the data from this study will serve as a significant foundation in assisting future research and the improvement of Rl through guidelines, education and other capacity building. ..
  12. Views of Privacy of Genetic Information
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings of this study can enhance further policy, professional and public education, and future research in this area. ..
  13. Inflammation and Infection as Risk Factors in Stroke
    Mitchell Elkind; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Nationally recognized experts in stroke epidemiology and basic vascular biology will serve as mentors for these studies. ..
  14. Levels of Inflammatory Markers in Treatment of Stroke
    Mitchell Elkind; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  15. Inflammatory and Infectious Burden and Risk of Stroke
    Mitchell Elkind; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The cross-sectional associations between inflammatory and infectious markers and quantitative MRI abnormalities will also be assessed. ..