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  1. pmc The hippo signaling pathway in development and cancer
    Duojia Pan
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Dev Cell 19:491-505. 2010
  2. pmc Inpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected adult patients in care 2002-2007
    Baligh R Yehia
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument St, Room 435, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:397-404. 2010
  3. doi Emotion suppression affects cardiovascular responses to initial and subsequent laboratory stressors
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 15:511-28. 2010
  4. ncbi Advances in treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Nancy A Collop
    Nancy A Collop, MD Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, Room 555, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Curr Treat Options Neurol 11:340-8. 2009
  5. doi Primary dedifferentiated chondrosarcoma of the lung
    Adel Boueiz
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    South Med J 102:861-3. 2009
  6. pmc Pharmacotherapy for cannabis dependence: how close are we?
    Ryan Vandrey
    Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    CNS Drugs 23:543-53. 2009
  7. pmc Intracerebral hemorrhage volume predicts poor neurologic outcome in children
    Lori C Jordan
    Department of Neurology, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 40:1666-71. 2009
  8. doi Platelet function in patients with major depression
    R C Ziegelstein
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224 2780, USA
    Intern Med J 39:38-43. 2009
  9. doi Characteristics of participants in a free oral, head and neck cancer screening program
    Christine G Gourin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:679-82. 2009
  10. doi The ketogenic diet: additional information from a crossover study
    John M Freeman
    Pediatric Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:509-12. 2009

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Publications62

  1. pmc The hippo signaling pathway in development and cancer
    Duojia Pan
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Dev Cell 19:491-505. 2010
    ..These studies suggest that the core Hippo kinase cascade integrates multiple upstream inputs, enabling dynamic regulation of tissue homeostasis in animal development and physiology...
  2. pmc Inpatient health services utilization among HIV-infected adult patients in care 2002-2007
    Baligh R Yehia
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument St, Room 435, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:397-404. 2010
    ..This study examines the frequency of inpatient hospitalization, the number of inpatient days, and factors associated with inpatient utilization in a multistate HIV cohort between 2002 and 2007...
  3. doi Emotion suppression affects cardiovascular responses to initial and subsequent laboratory stressors
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 15:511-28. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi Advances in treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Nancy A Collop
    Nancy A Collop, MD Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, Room 555, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Curr Treat Options Neurol 11:340-8. 2009
    ..Further study may determine who will benefit from such modalities. No medications have been shown to have clinically significant efficacy, and drug treatment remains adjunctive...
  5. doi Primary dedifferentiated chondrosarcoma of the lung
    Adel Boueiz
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    South Med J 102:861-3. 2009
    ..Moreover, this is the second report of a dedifferentiated variant among all reported cases of primary lung chondrosarcoma...
  6. pmc Pharmacotherapy for cannabis dependence: how close are we?
    Ryan Vandrey
    Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    CNS Drugs 23:543-53. 2009
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  7. pmc Intracerebral hemorrhage volume predicts poor neurologic outcome in children
    Lori C Jordan
    Department of Neurology, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 40:1666-71. 2009
    ..Although intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) volume and location are important predictors of outcome in adults, few data exist in children...
  8. doi Platelet function in patients with major depression
    R C Ziegelstein
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224 2780, USA
    Intern Med J 39:38-43. 2009
    ..e. the selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors) to increased risk of bleeding...
  9. doi Characteristics of participants in a free oral, head and neck cancer screening program
    Christine G Gourin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:679-82. 2009
    ..It is unclear if screening programs successfully target high-risk populations. We sought to determine the characteristics of participants presenting for a free oral, head and neck cancer screening...
  10. doi The ketogenic diet: additional information from a crossover study
    John M Freeman
    Pediatric Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Child Neurol 24:509-12. 2009
    ..The diet remained effective in decreasing seizures of the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome at 12 days, 6 months, and 12 months. In conclusion, the ketogenic diet is effective in decreasing the drop seizures of the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome...
  11. doi Schemas and Borderline Personality Disorder symptoms in incarcerated women
    Matt W Specht
    Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID 83209, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:256-64. 2009
    ..In addition, the relationship between childhood abuse and BPD severity was non-significant after controlling for schema domains. Related findings and the implications for cognitive treatment of BPD are discussed...
  12. pmc Obsessive-compulsive disorder: subclassification based on co-morbidity
    G Nestadt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychol Med 39:1491-501. 2009
    ..Many patients manifest other psychiatric syndromes. This study investigated the relationship between OCD and co-morbid conditions to identify subtypes...
  13. doi Thoracic aortic stent-grafts: utility of multidetector CT for pre- and postprocedure evaluation
    Marchelle J Bean
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiographics 28:1835-51. 2008
    ..It is important for the radiologist to not only detect pathologic conditions of the thoracic aorta but also to provide the referring clinician with the necessary pre- and postprocedure information to determine appropriate clinical care...
  14. doi An algorithm for treatment of patients with hypersensitivity reactions after vaccines
    Robert A Wood
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, CMSC 1102, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e771-7. 2008
    ..We then include 3 cases of suspected allergic reactions to vaccines that have been referred to the Clinical Immunization Safety Assessment network to demonstrate the practical application of the algorithm...
  15. doi Antiallograft antibodies: relevance, detection, and monitoring
    Mary S Leffell
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 15:2-7. 2010
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  16. pmc Blood pressure and white-matter disease progression in a biethnic cohort: Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    Rebecca F Gottesman
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Stroke 41:3-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that WMH progression would be (1) strongly related to BP in blacks and whites and (2) predicted more strongly by earlier (midlife) or cumulative BP measurements than by measures at older ages...
  17. doi Radiographic and anatomic basis of endoscopic anterior craniocervical decompression: a comparison of endonasal, transoral, and transcervical approaches
    Clinton J Baird
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 65:158-63; discussion 63-4. 2009
    ..To evaluate surgical access to the craniocervical junction using 3 endoscopic approaches: endonasal, transoral, and transcervical...
  18. doi Inhibition of NMDA receptor/NO signaling blocked tolerance to the anticonvulsant effect of morphine on pentylenetetrazole-induced seizures in mice
    Mehdi Ghasemi
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 13145 784, Tehran, Iran
    Epilepsy Res 91:39-48. 2010
    ..Both development and expression of tolerance are inhibited by NMDA receptor/nitrergic system blockage, suggesting a role for NMDA receptor/NO signaling in the development of tolerance to the anticonvulsant effect of morphine...
  19. doi Secondary Sjogren's syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus defines a distinct disease subset
    Alan N Baer
    Division of Rheumatology, Good Samaritan Hospital, Russell Morgan Building, Suite 508, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:1143-9. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether the presence of SS in a large cohort of patients with SLE defines a subset with distinctive sociodemographic, clinical, and laboratory features...
  20. doi Anger suppression predicts pain, emotional, and cardiovascular responses to the cold pressor
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Ann Behav Med 39:211-21. 2010
    ..Manipulated anger suppression has been shown to heighten pain and anger responses to pain...
  21. doi Commentary: using medical student case presentations to help faculty learn to be better advisers
    Robert B Shochet
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Acad Med 85:578-9. 2010
    ..In this commentary, the authors-from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Colleges Advisory Program (CAP), a longitudinal advising program with the goal of ..
  22. doi Optimizing detectability of renal pathology with MDCT: protocols, pearls, and pitfalls
    Pamela T Johnson
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiologic Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Rm 3140D, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1001-12. 2010
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  23. pmc Motivational incentives research in the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network
    Maxine L Stitzer
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Mid Atlantic Node, NIDA CTN, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:S61-9. 2010
    ..Implications for the use of motivational incentive methods in clinical practice are discussed...
  24. pmc Inter-rater reliability of manual muscle strength testing in ICU survivors and simulated patients
    Eddy Fan
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Intensive Care Med 36:1038-43. 2010
    ..The goal of the paper is to determine inter-rater reliability of trained examiners performing standardized strength assessments using manual muscle testing (MMT)...
  25. pmc Autocitrullination of human peptidyl arginine deiminase type 4 regulates protein citrullination during cell activation
    Felipe Andrade
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 62:1630-40. 2010
    ..To address mechanisms that control the activity of human peptidyl arginine deiminase type 4 (PAD-4)...
  26. pmc The impact of mood disorders on the delivery and neonatal outcomes of methadone-maintained pregnant patients
    Michelle Tuten
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:358-63. 2009
    ..Findings emphasize the need to treat mood disorders in methadone-maintained pregnant patients...
  27. doi Transoral approaches to the cervical spine
    Wesley Hsu
    Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:119-25. 2010
    ..Endoscopic endonasal and endoscopic transcervical approaches are promising alternatives that may become more mainstream as experience with these approaches increases...
  28. doi Acute bacterial meningitis in infants and children
    Kwang Sik Kim
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:32-42. 2010
    ..This Review summarises information on the epidemiology, pathogenesis, new diagnostic methods, empirical antimicrobial regimens, and adjunctive treatment of acute bacterial meningitis in infants and children...
  29. doi The association of depressive symptoms with prediabetes versus diagnosed diabetes: is ignorance really bliss?
    Sherita Hill Golden
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 37:143-5. 2009
    ..Original Article: Rhee MK, Musselman D, Ziemer DC, et al. Unrecognized glucose intolerance is not associated with depression. Screening for Impaired Glucose Tolerance study 3 (SIGT 3). Diabet Med. 2008;25(11):1361-1365...
  30. doi Intravenous lacosamide as short-term replacement for oral lacosamide in partial-onset seizures
    Gregory Krauss
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7247, USA
    Epilepsia 51:951-7. 2010
    ..We evaluated the safety and tolerability of an intravenous (i.v.) formulation of lacosamide (200-800 mg/day) infused over 10, 15, and 30 min as short-term replacement for oral lacosamide in patients with partial-onset seizures...
  31. pmc Molecular pathology of head and neck cancer: implications for diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment
    Sara I Pai
    Departments of Otolarygology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Annu Rev Pathol 4:49-70. 2009
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  32. doi Systemic lupus international collaborating clinics renal activity/response exercise: comparison of agreement in rating renal response
    Michelle Petri
    Department of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 58:1789-95. 2008
    ..To assess the degree to which physicians agree with each other and with ratings obtained with 3 existing responder indices, in rating the response to treatment of lupus nephritis...
  33. ncbi Current treatment of adult Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Kathryn R Wagner
    Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Meyer 5 119, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1772:229-37. 2007
    ..Current and future therapies directed at prolonging the lifespan of those with DMD will result in further increases in this adult population with special needs and concerns. These needs are best addressed in a multidisciplinary clinic...
  34. pmc Residents' perceptions of professionalism in training and practice: barriers, promoters, and duty hour requirements
    Neda Ratanawongsa
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:758-63. 2006
    ..The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education duty hour requirements may affect residents' understanding and practice of professionalism...
  35. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of routine vaginal cytology for endometrial cancer surveillance
    Robert E Bristow
    The Kelly Gynecologic Oncology Service, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 103:709-13. 2006
    ..To examine the cost-effectiveness of routine vaginal cytology in detecting asymptomatic isolated vaginal recurrence during post-treatment endometrial cancer surveillance...
  36. ncbi Variation in caregiver perceptions of teamwork climate in labor and delivery units
    J B Sexton
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Perinatol 26:463-70. 2006
    ..To test the psychometric soundness of a teamwork climate survey in labor and delivery, examine differences in perceptions of teamwork, and provide benchmarking data...
  37. pmc Genetics of human hydrocephalus
    Jun Zhang
    Dept of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Phipps 100, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neurol 253:1255-66. 2006
    ..This review summarizes the recent findings on this issue among human and animal models, especially with reference to the molecular genetics, pathological, physiological and cellular studies, and identifies future research directions...
  38. ncbi Reflex regulation of airway smooth muscle tone
    Brendan J Canning
    Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 101:971-85. 2006
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  39. ncbi Volume rendering versus maximum intensity projection in CT angiography: what works best, when, and why
    Elliot K Fishman
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 601 N Caroline St, Room 3251, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiographics 26:905-22. 2006
    ..These two postprocessing techniques have different advantages and disadvantages when used in clinical practice, and it is important that radiologists understand when and how each technique should be used...
  40. ncbi Ethical issues in mobile psychiatric treatment with homebound elderly patients: the Psychogeriatric Assessment and Treatment in City Housing experience
    David M Blass
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 60 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:843-8. 2006
    ..Ethical challenges with homebound elderly patients are unique because of patient characteristics as well as features of the treatment environment...
  41. pmc A critical role for the host mediator macrophage migration inhibitory factor in the pathogenesis of malarial anemia
    Michael A McDevitt
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Exp Med 203:1185-96. 2006
    ..These data suggest that polymorphisms at the MIF locus may influence the levels of MIF produced in the innate response to malaria infection and the likelihood of anemic complications...
  42. ncbi Accuracy of US Food and Drug Administration-cleared IgE antibody assays in the presence of anti-IgE (omalizumab)
    Robert G Hamilton
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:759-66. 2006
    ..South San Francisco, Calif]; humanized IgG1 antihuman IgE Fc), its effect on clinically used IgE assay performance is unknown...
  43. ncbi Lessons from Drosophila models of DJ-1 deficiency
    Darren J Moore
    Institute for Cell Engineering, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2006:pe2. 2006
    ..DJ-1-deficient fly models further highlight the utility of Drosophila as an important tool for elucidating protein function and for modeling neurodegenerative disease...
  44. ncbi Hospitalizations for metabolic conditions, opportunistic infections, and injection drug use among HIV patients: trends between 1996 and 2000 in 12 states
    Kelly A Gebo
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:609-16. 2005
    ..Rapid changes in HIV epidemiology and highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) may have resulted in recent changes in patterns of inpatient utilization...
  45. ncbi Evaluating the quality of informed consent
    Jeremy Sugarman
    Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Trials 2:34-41. 2005
    ..Having such means will be important to monitoring consent and testing potential improvements in the consent process...
  46. pmc Molecular mimicry in the chronic myeloproliferative disorders: reciprocity between quantitative JAK2 V617F and Mpl expression
    Alison R Moliterno
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Ross Research 1025, 720 Rutland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Blood 108:3913-5. 2006
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  47. ncbi Factors related to hospitalization in elderly manic patients with early and late-onset bipolar disorder
    Susan W Lehmann
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1060-4. 2006
    ..To identify factors contributing to relapse and hospitalization in elderly patients with bipolar disorder...
  48. ncbi Complications of sequential keratorefractive and vitreoretinal surgery
    Irene C Kuo
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:2146-8. 2006
    ..Refractive surgeons operating on patients after vitreoretinal surgery may encounter difficulty creating a LASIK flap even with a femtosecond laser and may need to consider other keratorefractive options...
  49. doi Current status of experimental therapeutics for prostate cancer
    Chulso Moon
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, United States
    Cancer Lett 266:116-34. 2008
    ..Furthermore, new approaches in the field of chemoprevention are being made. Recent data from landmark studies, in particular vaccines, have shown improvements in overall survival of HRPC patients...
  50. ncbi Regulation of lactosylceramide synthase (glucosylceramide beta1-->4 galactosyltransferase); implication as a drug target
    Subroto Chatterjee
    Department of Pediatrics, Lipid Research Unit, Suite 312, 550, North Broadway, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD, 21205, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 9:272-81. 2008
    ..These studies will facilitate advances in discovery of drugs which mitigate diseases, such as atherosclerosis and cancer due to an aberrant regulation of these LacCer synthases...
  51. pmc Short-term variations in response distribution to cortical stimulation
    Ronald P Lesser
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Uiversity, Baltimore, MD 21287 7247, USA
    Brain 131:1528-39. 2008
    ..If so, interventions such as stimulation might be used to alter spread of epileptogenic activity, accelerate learning or enhance cortical reorganization after brain injury...
  52. pmc Cancer stem cell targeting using the alpha-particle emitter, 213Bi: mathematical modeling and feasibility analysis
    George Sgouros
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Cancer Biother Radiopharm 23:74-81. 2008
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  53. ncbi Safety and utility of uterine artery embolization with CO2 and a gadolinium-based contrast medium
    Hyun S Kim
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Blalock 545, Baltimore, MD, 21287 4010, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1021-7. 2007
    ..To date, no repeat interventions have been performed. UAE with CO(2) and a gadolinium-based contrast medium is a viable treatment option for patients with a severe allergy to iodinated contrast media or renal insufficiency...
  54. ncbi Novel cardiovascular MRI and CT methods for evaluation of ischemic heart disease
    Jens Vogel-Claussen
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 5:791-802. 2007
    ..In this review we outline imaging techniques and illustrate the various applications of cardiac MRI and MDCT in the assessment of myocardial ischemia...
  55. ncbi Aromatase inhibitors for breast cancer
    Susanne Briest
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 8:215-28. 2007
    ..Here the use of aromatase inhibitors for treatment of postmenopausal endocrine-responsive breast cancer in the metastatic, adjuvant, and preoperative settings is reviewed...
  56. ncbi The implications of regulatory guidelines on allergen vial mixing for the practicing otolaryngologist
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:658-9. 2007
    ..To introduce otolaryngologists to proposed standards regarding allergen vial mixing, to identify clinical implications, and to recommend efforts to address the issue of vial mixing standards...
  57. pmc DNA vaccines encoding Ii-PADRE generates potent PADRE-specific CD4+ T-cell immune responses and enhances vaccine potency
    Chien Fu Hung
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21231, USA
    Mol Ther 15:1211-9. 2007
    ..Therefore, this strategy may be expected to have significant potential for clinical translation...
  58. pmc Volitional control of food transport and bolus formation during feeding
    Jeffrey B Palmer
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Physiol Behav 91:66-70. 2007
    ..06). Under the command condition, stage II transport was delayed, and transport to the valleculae was inhibited. Volition alters swallow initiation in both the timing and location of the food bolus relative to the airway...
  59. pmc The pharmacology of nitroxyl (HNO) and its therapeutic potential: not just the Janus face of NO
    Nazareno Paolocci
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pharmacol Ther 113:442-58. 2007
    ..In this review, a brief description of the biologically relevant chemistry of HNO is given, followed by a more detailed discussion of the pharmacology and potential toxicology of HNO...
  60. pmc A comparative study of conventional mammography film interpretations with soft copy readings of the same examinations
    Joseph N Gitlin
    The John Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore, The John Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Digit Imaging 20:42-52. 2007
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  61. ncbi Inpatient disposition classification for the creation of hospital surge capacity: a multiphase study
    Gabor D Kelen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Lancet 368:1984-90. 2006
    ..We sought to develop a disposition classification system that categorises inpatients according to suitability for immediate discharge on the basis of risk tolerance for a subsequent consequential medical event...
  62. ncbi Sex with women as a risk factor for herpes simplex virus type 2 among young men who have sex with men in Baltimore
    Hayley D Mark
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:691-5. 2005
    ..The findings of studies investigating the relationship between infection with HSV-2 and number of sex partners among MSM are inconsistent and rarely distinguish between male and female partners...

Research Grants62

  1. Oxidative Stress and the Pathogeneisis of Sarcopenia and Disability in Older Wome
    Richard D Semba; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. ADJUNCT VITAMIN A THERAPY FOR TUBERCULOSIS AND HIV/AIDS
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. VITAMIN A SUPPLEMENTATION FOR HIV INFECTED CHILDREN
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The project is collaboration between Makerere University and the Johns Hopkins University at the Mulago Hospitals in Kampala, Uganda...
  4. MICRONUTRIENTS AND MOTHER TO CHILD TRANSMISSION OF HIV
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The relationship between mastitis and breastmilk HIV load and the epidemiology and microbiology of mastitis will be examined in a new cohort of HIV-infected lactating women. ..
  5. ADJUNCT VITAMIN A THERAPY FOR TUBERCULOSIS AND HIV/AIDS
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  6. Advanced glycation end products and cardiovascular disease
    Richard D Semba; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  7. Hepcidin and the pathogenesis of anemia in older adults.
    Richard D Semba; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study should provide new insight into the epidemiology and biological mechanisms of anemia among older adults and help identify strategies aimed at the prevention and treatment of anemia. ..
  8. Oxidative stress and the pathogenesis of sarcopenia and*
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Hepcidin and the pathogenesis of anemia in older adults.
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study should provide new insight into the epidemiology and biological mechanisms of anemia among older adults and help identify strategies aimed at the prevention and treatment of anemia. ..
  10. Iron Deficiency and Anemia in HIV and HCV-Infected Women
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. and elsewhere. ..
  11. VITAMIN A SUPPLEMENTATION FOR HIV-INFECTED CHILDREN
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  12. HIF-1-Regulated Endothelial Progenitor Cell Recruitment in Burn Wound Healing
    Gregg Semenza; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1 and Oxygen Homeostasis
    Gregg Semenza; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  14. HYPOXIA INDUCIBLE FACTOR I AND OXYGEN HOMEOSTASIS
    Gregg Semenza; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The knowledge gained from the proposed experiments will be relevant to the treatment of many clinical conditions in which hypoxia or ischemia plays an important pathophysiologic role. ..
  15. EXPRESSION OF HUMAN ERYTHROPOIETIN GENE
    Gregg Semenza; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..EPO gene DNA from affected family members will be amplified by the polymerase chain reaction and analyzed by nucleotide sequence determination to identify potential disease-causing mutations...
  16. HIF-1-Regulated Endothelial Progenitor Cell Recruitment in Burn Wound Healing
    Gregg Semenza; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....