Massachusetts General Hospital

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Organization: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. pmc Chromosome 9p21 variant predicts mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 122:S60-5. 2010
  2. doi Anxiety and depressive disorders in offspring at high risk for anxiety: a meta-analysis
    Jamie A Micco
    Clinical and Research Program in Pediatric Psychopharmacology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Suite 2000, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:1158-64. 2009
  3. pmc Management of psychosocial distress by oncologists
    Anna C Muriel
    Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1132-4. 2009
  4. ncbi Exploring the encodability of comprehensive discharge information with the Unified Modeling Language
    Jeeyae Choi
    Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:789. 2009
  5. doi Frontal EEG predictors of treatment outcome in major depressive disorder
    Dan V Iosifescu
    Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, United States
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:772-7. 2009
  6. ncbi Society of Interventional Radiology position statement on percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of liver tumors
    Debra A Gervais
    Department of Radiology, Division of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention, Massachusetts General Hospital, White 270, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:S342-7. 2009
  7. doi Is reflex sympathetic dystrophy/complex regional pain syndrome type I a small-fiber neuropathy?
    Anne Louise Oaklander
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Neurol 65:629-38. 2009
  8. ncbi Moving toward new statin guidelines in a post-JUPITER world: principles to consider
    Paul M Ridker
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 11:249-56. 2009
  9. doi Addressing social determinants of health to improve access to early breast cancer detection: results of the Boston REACH 2010 Breast and Cervical Cancer Coalition Women's Health Demonstration Project
    CHERYL R CLARK
    Center for Community Health and Health Equity, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Center for Community Health and Health Equity, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:677-90. 2009
  10. pmc Intracranial microprobe for evaluating neuro-hemodynamic coupling in unanesthetized human neocortex
    Corey J Keller
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 179:208-18. 2009

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Publications62

  1. pmc Chromosome 9p21 variant predicts mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Jochen D Muehlschlegel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 122:S60-5. 2010
    ..This study investigated the association of a 9p21 variant with mortality in patients after CABG surgery and its prognostic value to improve the EuroSCORE...
  2. doi Anxiety and depressive disorders in offspring at high risk for anxiety: a meta-analysis
    Jamie A Micco
    Clinical and Research Program in Pediatric Psychopharmacology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Suite 2000, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:1158-64. 2009
    ..Results suggest that parental anxiety disorders confer significant risk for anxiety and depression in offspring. Additional studies are needed to examine whether there are differences among specific parental anxiety disorders...
  3. pmc Management of psychosocial distress by oncologists
    Anna C Muriel
    Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1132-4. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to survey oncologists about their management of psychosocial distress, referencing the National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines...
  4. ncbi Exploring the encodability of comprehensive discharge information with the Unified Modeling Language
    Jeeyae Choi
    Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:789. 2009
    ..In this preliminary study, a discharge information model was partially developed and encoded using UML, in order to form the foundation of an automated system...
  5. doi Frontal EEG predictors of treatment outcome in major depressive disorder
    Dan V Iosifescu
    Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, United States
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:772-7. 2009
    ..To investigate the role of frontal EEG as predictor of clinical response to SSRIs or venlafaxine in major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  6. ncbi Society of Interventional Radiology position statement on percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of liver tumors
    Debra A Gervais
    Department of Radiology, Division of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention, Massachusetts General Hospital, White 270, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:S342-7. 2009
    ..This document is a position statement of the Interventional Oncology Task Force and the Standards Division of the Society of Interventional Radiology regarding the use of percutaneous RF ablation for the treatment of liver tumors...
  7. doi Is reflex sympathetic dystrophy/complex regional pain syndrome type I a small-fiber neuropathy?
    Anne Louise Oaklander
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Neurol 65:629-38. 2009
    ..Restoring the interest of neurologists in RSD/CRPS should improve patient care and broaden our knowledge of small-fiber functions...
  8. ncbi Moving toward new statin guidelines in a post-JUPITER world: principles to consider
    Paul M Ridker
    Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 11:249-56. 2009
    ..Although lifestyle interventions remain critical, the screening and treatment strategy tested in JUPITER is likely to impact on new guidelines for cardiovascular disease prevention...
  9. doi Addressing social determinants of health to improve access to early breast cancer detection: results of the Boston REACH 2010 Breast and Cervical Cancer Coalition Women's Health Demonstration Project
    CHERYL R CLARK
    Center for Community Health and Health Equity, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Center for Community Health and Health Equity, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:677-90. 2009
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  10. pmc Intracranial microprobe for evaluating neuro-hemodynamic coupling in unanesthetized human neocortex
    Corey J Keller
    Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 179:208-18. 2009
    ..This device can provide a new and robust means for obtaining detailed, quantitative data for defining neurovascular coupling in awake humans...
  11. doi Use of a non-cross-linked porcine dermal scaffold in abdominal wall reconstruction
    Bohdan Pomahac
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg 199:22-7. 2010
    ..The use of prosthetic mesh can be associated with surgical site infection, fistula formation, and adhesions. This study presents our experience using a non-cross-linked porcine dermal scaffold (NCPDS) in abdominal wall reconstruction...
  12. doi Quantitative risk stratification in Markov chains with limiting conditional distributions
    David C Chan
    Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Med Decis Making 29:532-40. 2009
    ..Such distributions can quantitatively describe risk stratification...
  13. pmc Can improved prescription medication labeling influence adherence to chronic medications? An evaluation of the Target pharmacy label
    William H Shrank
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont Street Suite 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:570-8. 2009
    ..A new prescription medication labeling system was implemented by Target pharmacies in May 2005 and aimed to improve readability and understanding...
  14. pmc Evolutionarily conserved recognition and innate immunity to fungal pathogens by the scavenger receptors SCARF1 and CD36
    Terry K Means
    Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases and Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    J Exp Med 206:637-53. 2009
    ..Binding of these pathogens to SCARF1 and CD36 was beta-glucan dependent. Thus, CED-1/SCARF1 and C03F11.3/CD36 are beta-glucan binding receptors and define an evolutionarily conserved pathway for the innate sensing of fungal pathogens...
  15. pmc Ventricular scars and ventricular tachycardia
    William G Stevenson
    Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 120:403-12. 2009
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  16. doi Point-of-care testing: an overview and a look to the future (circa 2009, United States)
    Kent Lewandrowski
    Department of Pathology, Director Clinical Services Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Lab Med 29:421-32. 2009
    ..For these reasons, the future of point-of-care testing is not entirely clear. The most likely scenario will be a slow but progressive growth of point-of-care testing in the hospital, in the outpatient clinic, and in the home...
  17. ncbi The role of perioperative hyperglycemia in postoperative infections
    Selwyn O Rogers
    Division of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Adv Surg 43:103-9. 2009
    ..Maintaining euglycemia postoperatively is a simple and actionable step that could decrease the risk of postoperative infections and postoperative mortality...
  18. doi A review of image-guided radiotherapy
    George T Y Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiol Phys Technol 2:1-12. 2009
    ..technology, and methodology of image guidance, as well as an overview of current work in IGRT at the Massachusetts General Hospital. The technology is rapidly evolving, and synergisms between the various acquisition approaches are ..
  19. pmc Anticoagulation after anterior myocardial infarction and the risk of stroke
    Jacob A Udell
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e12150. 2010
    ..We examined the effectiveness of anticoagulation therapy for the prevention of stroke after anterior MI...
  20. pmc Factors associated with positive D-dimer results in patients evaluated for pulmonary embolism
    Christopher Kabrhel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:589-97. 2010
    ..To help clinicians better target testing, this study sought to quantify the effect of risk factors for a positive quantitative D-dimer in patients evaluated for PE...
  21. pmc Airway count and emphysema assessed by chest CT imaging predicts clinical outcome in smokers
    Alejandro A Diaz
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Chest 138:880-7. 2010
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  22. doi Adjuvant versus salvage radiation therapy for prostate cancer and the risk of death
    Anthony V D'Amico
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Radiation Oncology, Boston, MA, USA
    BJU Int 106:1618-22. 2010
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  23. doi A novel method for reproducibly measuring the effects of interventions to improve emotional climate, indices of team skills and communication, and threat to patient outcome in a high-volume thoracic surgery center
    Michael Nurok
    Division of Thoracic Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Surg 145:489-95. 2010
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  24. doi The utility of observational studies in clinical decision making: lessons learned from statin trials
    JoAnne M Foody
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospitals, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:222-9. 2010
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  25. pmc Diagnostic classification of eating disorders in children and adolescents: how does DSM-IV-TR compare to empirically-derived categories?
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:277-87; quiz 293. 2010
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  26. doi Perceived usefulness of cardiac computed tomography as assessed by referring physicians and its effect on patient management
    Ron Blankstein
    Cardiac MR PET CT Program, Department of Radiology and Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:1246-53. 2010
    ..In conclusion, of 53 different referring clinicians from different medical specialties, CTA was considered to almost always be useful; however, the effect on subsequent medical management was more variable...
  27. doi Trauma in pregnancy
    Corrina M Oxford
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 52:611-29. 2009
    ..A clear understanding of gestational age and fetal viability should be documented in the record...
  28. ncbi Documentation-based clinical decision support to improve antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in primary care: a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Jeffrey A Linder
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, BC 3 2X, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Inform Prim Care 17:231-40. 2009
    ..Electronic health record (EHR)-based clinical decision support has the potential to improve antibiotic prescribing for ARIs...
  29. doi The effects of EEG suppression and anesthetics on stimulus thresholds in functional cortical motor mapping
    Mirela V Simon
    Clinical Neurophysiology Division, Department of Neurology, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:784-92. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of EEG suppression and anesthetics on variability of electrical stimulus thresholds during functional cortical motor mapping, and the possible influences of age, lesion location and pathology...
  30. ncbi Practical considerations for remote monitoring
    Laurence M Epstein
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:25-8. 2008
    ..However, they also have the opportunity to shape the future of heart failure management...
  31. doi Optic nerve sheath diameter correlates with the presence and severity of acute mountain sickness: evidence for increased intracranial pressure
    Peter J Fagenholz
    Himalayan Rescue Association, Pheriche Clinic, Spring Season 2006, Nepal
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 106:1207-11. 2009
    ..84, P < 0.001). Optic nerve sheath diameter, a proxy for intracranial pressure, is associated with the presence and severity of AMS...
  32. pmc Twenty years of cost-effectiveness analysis in medical imaging: are we improving?
    Hansel J Otero
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Radiology 249:917-25. 2008
    ..S. Panel on Cost-effectiveness in Health and Medicine recommendations affected CEA studies in which imaging technologies were evaluated...
  33. ncbi Assessment of left ventricular function with 16- and 64-slice multi-detector computed tomography
    Suhny Abbara
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114, United States
    Eur J Radiol 67:481-6. 2008
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  34. ncbi Adjuvant and neoadjuvant approaches in gastric cancer
    Kimmie Ng
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer J 13:168-74. 2007
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  35. ncbi Selective lymphopenia and opportunistic infections in neuroendocrine tumor patients receiving temozolomide
    Abraham B Schwarzberg
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Invest 25:249-55. 2007
    ..Prophylaxis for Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia and varicella-zoster, as well as cytomegalovirus monitoring, should be considered in patients receiving temozolomide-based treatment...
  36. ncbi Invited commentary
    James S Allan
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Blake 1570, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:2194-5. 2007
  37. ncbi Coffee consumption and risk of incident gout in men: a prospective study
    Hyon K Choi
    Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 56:2049-55. 2007
    ..We prospectively evaluated the relationship between coffee intake and the risk of incident gout in a large cohort of men...
  38. ncbi Femoroacetabular impingement
    Ara Kassarjian
    Department of Radiology, Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 17:337-45. 2006
    ..Abnormalities in the morphology of the acetabulum or the proximal femur may be the primary predisposing factor. This article reviews the imaging findings and treatment strategies of cam- and pincer-type femoroacetabular impingement...
  39. ncbi Influence of body mass index on prostate-specific antigen failure after androgen suppression and radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer
    Jason A Efstathiou
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 109:1493-8. 2007
    ..Whether BMI is associated with time to PSA failure was investigated in men treated with androgen suppression therapy (AST) and radiation therapy (RT) for clinically localized prostate cancer...
  40. ncbi Effect of glutathione S-transferase polymorphisms and proximity to hazardous waste sites on time to systemic lupus erythematosus diagnosis: results from the Roxbury lupus project
    Elizabeth W Karlson
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 56:244-54. 2007
    ..Our goal was to assess association of residential proximity to hazardous waste sites and genetic variation in 3 glutathione Stransferase (GST) genes (GSTM1, GSTT1, and GSTP1) with age at diagnosis of SLE...
  41. ncbi Images in clinical medicine. Necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum
    Nicole Wake
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:e20. 2006
  42. ncbi Nephrectomy versus renal repair after trauma to the kidney: preserve or sacrifice?
    George C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Int Surg 91:295-300. 2006
    ..Nephrectomy can be offered when necessary without concerns about increasing the likelihood of postoperative renal failure...
  43. ncbi Vesiculopapular rash
    Andrea L Ciaranello
    Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1308, 1368-9. 2006
  44. ncbi The molecular basis of pediatric hypertension
    Julie R Ingelfinger
    Pediatric Nephrology, Yawkey 6C, MassGeneral Hospital for Children at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:1011-28, x-xi. 2006
    ..This article discusses molecular mechanisms of hypertension in several conditions in which mutations in a single gene give rise to hypertension and then considers the contribution of these and other genes to essential hypertension...
  45. pmc Reactivity of (1-->3)-beta-d-glucan assay with commonly used intravenous antimicrobials
    Francisco M Marty
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:3450-3. 2006
    ..False-positive BG assays may occur when some antimicrobials are administered; however, this needs to be confirmed...
  46. ncbi Hope
    Richard T Penson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Yawkey 9066, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114 2617, USA
    Oncologist 12:1105-13. 2007
    Shortly before his death in 1995, Kenneth B. Schwartz, a cancer patient at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), founded The Kenneth B. Schwartz Center at MGH...
  47. ncbi Improved case detection of active tuberculosis associated with an antiretroviral treatment program in Lesotho
    J J Furin
    Partners in Health Lesotho, Maseru, Lesotho
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:1154-6. 2007
    ..Although the main goal of the program was to increase HIV detection and initiate ART for patients, the program also resulted in a ten-fold increase in the detection of TB among patients with and without HIV...
  48. pmc Assessment of knowledge retention and the value of proctored ultrasound exams after the introduction of an emergency ultrasound curriculum
    Vicki E Noble
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:40. 2007
    ..Optimal training required for proficiency in bedside ultrasound is unknown. In addition, the value of proctored training is often assumed but has never been quantified...
  49. doi The management of nonunion and malunion of the distal humerus--a 30-year experience
    Jesse B Jupiter
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:742-50. 2008
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  50. pmc Medical management of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes: a consensus algorithm for the initiation and adjustment of therapy: a consensus statement of the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes
    David M Nathan
    Diabetes Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:193-203. 2009
    ..In this revision, we focus on the new classes of medications that now have more clinical data and experience...
  51. pmc Elective palliative total hip replacement in a patient with lymphoma and advanced lung cancer
    Jeffrey N Katz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1194-6. 2008
  52. doi Imaging for suspected scaphoid fracture
    David Ring
    Massachusetts General Hospital Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:954-7. 2008
  53. pmc Associations of kidney function with cardiovascular medication use after myocardial infarction
    Wolfgang C Winkelmayer
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1415-22. 2008
    ..It is unknown whether adherence to recommended medications after myocardial infarction (MI) differs by kidney function...
  54. pmc Oxidative injury in the cerebral cortex and subplate neurons in periventricular leukomalacia
    Rebecca D Folkerth
    Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:677-86. 2008
    ..Thus, oxidative/nitrative damage to cortical and "pioneer" neurons, although mild overall, may contribute to cortical volume loss and cognitive/behavioral impairment in survivors of prematurity...
  55. pmc Interleukin-18 and the risk of future cardiovascular disease among initially healthy women
    Brendan M Everett
    The Leducq Center for Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, United States
    Atherosclerosis 202:282-8. 2009
    ..Elevated levels of interleukin (IL)-18 have been implicated in the development of atherosclerosis in animals. Data in humans are less clear, and data in women are particularly scarce...
  56. pmc Advancing personalized health care through health information technology: an update from the American Health Information Community's Personalized Health Care Workgroup
    John Glaser
    Partners HealthCare, 800 Boylston Street, Suite 1150, Boston, MA 02199, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:391-6. 2008
    ..S. Department of Health and Human Services' Personalized Health Care Initiative, which is designed to create a foundation upon which information technology that supports personalized, predictive, and pre-emptive health care can be built...
  57. doi Cognitive-behavioral intervention with young anxious children
    Dina R Hirshfeld-Becker
    Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:113-25. 2008
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  58. doi Intensive oral antiplatelet therapy for reduction of ischaemic events including stent thrombosis in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with percutaneous coronary intervention and stenting in the TRITON-TIMI 38 trial: a subanalysis of a randomi
    Stephen D Wiviott
    TIMI Study Group, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Lancet 371:1353-63. 2008
    ..We assessed the rate, outcomes, and prevention of ischaemic events in patients treated with prasugrel or clopidogrel with stents in the TRITON-TIMI 38 study...
  59. doi Proton radiotherapy for childhood ependymoma: initial clinical outcomes and dose comparisons
    Shannon M Macdonald
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:979-86. 2008
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  60. doi Active surveillance: a safe, low-cost prognostic test for prostate cancer
    Anthony Zietman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    BJU Int 101:1059-60. 2008
  61. ncbi Harvard Medical School Public Forum: insuring the uninsured: does Massachusetts have the right model? 17 May 2007
    Lisa Soleymani Lehmann
    Center for Bioethics at Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Clin Ethics 18:270-93. 2007
  62. ncbi C-reactive protein as a risk predictor: do race/ethnicity and gender make a difference?
    Michelle A Albert
    Donald W Reynolds Center for Cardiovascular Disease Research, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 114:e67-74. 2006

Research Grants62

  1. PREVENTION OF CIGARETTE SMOKING IN ADHD YOUTH
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Since there are estimated to be 3.5 million children with ADHD and 20% have been shown to be smokers, targeting this group could potentially impact 700,000 children and adolescents. ..
  2. Course of psychopathology in female youth: Analysis with extant longitudinal data
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..From a public health perspective, the ability to predict the course of psychopathology in girls with ADHD could help focus limited societal resources on those at higher risk for persistent illness with complicated outcomes. ..
  3. Adult Outcome of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For these reasons, we expect the proposed work to clarify the course and outcome of ADHD. ..
  4. OUTCOME OF ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The investigators will test three general hypotheses: prediction of outcome based on baseline ADHD (or sibling of ADHD); prediction of outcome based on comorbidity; prediction of outcome and comorbidity based on DSM-IV subtypes. ..
  5. Collaborative Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Conference
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..While the proposed conference does not intend to solve all outstanding problems associated with pediatric bipolar disorder, it will provide a forum to begin formulating a solution. ..
  6. LONGITUDINAL FOLLOW UP OF ADHD GIRLS AND THEIR SIBLINGS
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  7. FAMILY GENETIC STUDY OF GIRLS WITH ADHD
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..This, in conjunction with our longitudinal family study of ADHD boys, should provide the field with valuable data about ADHD in the years to come...
  8. 1/2-Ziprasidone Augmentation of SSRIs for Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD)
    George Papakostas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..involves the enrollment of a total of 400 patients with MDD over the course of 5 years at either the Massachusetts General Hospital or the outpatient clinic of the department of Psychiatry at the Vanderbilt University School of ..
  9. 1/2-Ziprasidone Augmentation of SSRIs for Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD)
    George I Papakostas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..involves the enrollment of a total of 400 patients with MDD over the course of 5 years at either the Massachusetts General Hospital or the outpatient clinic of the department of Psychiatry at the Vanderbilt University School of ..
  10. Juvenile Bipolar Disorder and Substance Abuse
    Timothy Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since BPD is identifiable and treatable, findings from the four-year follow-up will provide valuable information to formulate prevention and early intervention strategies. ..
  11. Juvenile Bipolar Disorder and Substance Abuse
    Timothy Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Since BPD is identifiable and treatable, findings from the four-year follow-up will provide valuable information to formulate prevention and early intervention strategies. ..
  12. Juvenile Bipolar Disorder and Substance Abuse
    Timothy E Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since BPD is identifiable and treatable, findings from the four-year follow-up will provide valuable information to formulate prevention and early intervention strategies. ..
  13. Atomoxetine in Adolescents with ADHD and SUD
    Timothy Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..treatment of adolescent SUD integrated seamlessly into the pediatric psychopharmacology clinic at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)...
  14. LONG TERM DRUG ABUSE IN ADHD
    Timothy Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  15. Substance Abuse in ADHD Girls
    Timothy Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus, the research, approach, and goals of this R01 application are consistent with those underscored in the PA and by the Institute of Medicine as being of the highest research priority. ..
  16. Building a Risk Stratification Model for Treatment Resistance in Major Depressive
    Roy H Perlis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Then, it will examine a second group of patients to see how well this technique might work if it is applied in a large health system. ..
  17. Pramipexole in Treatment-Resistant Depression
    Roy Perlis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study will be conducted at Massachusetts General Hospital in the Depression Clinical and Research Program, under the mentorship of Andrew Nierenberg, M.D...
  18. SECONDARY PREVENTION TRIAL OF VENOUS THROMBOSIS
    Paul Ridker; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  19. Nutritional and Hormonal Determinants of Peak Bone Mass
    Madhusmita Misra; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The effects of estrogen in weight recovered vs. non-weight recovered AN will also be studied. ..