Medical College of Wisconsin

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Organization: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Benign prostate hyperplasia: a review of the year's progress from bench to clinic
    Robert F Donnell
    Department of Urology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 21:22-6. 2011
  2. ncbi Designing equivalent treatment regimens for prostate radiotherapy based on equivalent uniform dose
    X A Li
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Br J Radiol 81:59-68. 2008
  3. pmc Captopril to mitigate chronic renal failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    Eric P Cohen
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1546-51. 2008
  4. ncbi Empiric treatment options in the management of complicated intra-abdominal infections
    John A Weigelt
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 74:S29-37. 2007
  5. ncbi Physician beliefs and practices regarding the use of hepatitis A vaccine
    Svapna Sabnis
    Department of Pediatrics Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    WMJ 106:211-4. 2007
  6. ncbi Psychological distress in parents of children with severe congenital heart disease: the impact of prenatal versus postnatal diagnosis
    C L Brosig
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Perinatol 27:687-92. 2007
  7. ncbi A longitudinal, qualitative analysis of the context of substance use and sexual behavior among 18- to 29-year-old men after their release from prison
    D W Seal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:2394-406. 2007
  8. ncbi Preimplantation genetic diagnosis: technology and clinical applications
    Amy Swanson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee WI, 53226, USA
    WMJ 106:145-51. 2007
  9. ncbi More challenging speech-perception tasks demonstrate binaural benefit in bilateral cochlear implant users
    P Ashley Wackym
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ear Hear 28:80S-85S. 2007
  10. ncbi Meta-analysis of vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and type 1 diabetes: a HuGE review of genetic association studies
    Sun Wei Guo
    Department of Pediatrics and the Max McGee Research Center for Juvenile Diabetes, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53226 0509, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:711-24. 2006

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Publications62

  1. ncbi Benign prostate hyperplasia: a review of the year's progress from bench to clinic
    Robert F Donnell
    Department of Urology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 21:22-6. 2011
    ..This article presents an update of the BPH literature with a special focus on basic science or translational studies concerned with the cause of clinically significant BPH with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)...
  2. ncbi Designing equivalent treatment regimens for prostate radiotherapy based on equivalent uniform dose
    X A Li
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Br J Radiol 81:59-68. 2008
    ..0 Gy. Similar data for other parameters are also presented. With caution, the data presented may be useful in designing clinical trials to explore new RT strategies, such as image-guided intensity-modulated RT...
  3. pmc Captopril to mitigate chronic renal failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a randomized controlled trial
    Eric P Cohen
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1546-51. 2008
    ..To test whether the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor captopril was effective in mitigating chronic renal failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT)...
  4. ncbi Empiric treatment options in the management of complicated intra-abdominal infections
    John A Weigelt
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 74:S29-37. 2007
    ..This review discusses criteria for choosing empiric antimicrobial therapy, outlines available treatment options, and highlights new antimicrobial therapies for these infections...
  5. ncbi Physician beliefs and practices regarding the use of hepatitis A vaccine
    Svapna Sabnis
    Department of Pediatrics Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    WMJ 106:211-4. 2007
    ..In 1999, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended routine vaccination of children against hepatitis A in states, counties, and communities with rates twice the national average or greater. Milwaukee is such a community...
  6. ncbi Psychological distress in parents of children with severe congenital heart disease: the impact of prenatal versus postnatal diagnosis
    C L Brosig
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Perinatol 27:687-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate coping and psychological functioning of parents of children prenatally or postnatally diagnosed with congenital heart disease...
  7. ncbi A longitudinal, qualitative analysis of the context of substance use and sexual behavior among 18- to 29-year-old men after their release from prison
    D W Seal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:2394-406. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the need to consider the role of social and structural support systems in HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk reduction interventions for men after their release from prison...
  8. ncbi Preimplantation genetic diagnosis: technology and clinical applications
    Amy Swanson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee WI, 53226, USA
    WMJ 106:145-51. 2007
    ..Clinical vignettes from The Froedtert Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin Reproductive Medicine Clinic PGD Program will be presented, including the first single-gene disorder ..
  9. ncbi More challenging speech-perception tasks demonstrate binaural benefit in bilateral cochlear implant users
    P Ashley Wackym
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Ear Hear 28:80S-85S. 2007
    ..The objective of our research was to explore means to better differentiate the binaural benefit that many patients who receive bilateral cochlear implants (CIs) describe...
  10. ncbi Meta-analysis of vitamin D receptor polymorphisms and type 1 diabetes: a HuGE review of genetic association studies
    Sun Wei Guo
    Department of Pediatrics and the Max McGee Research Center for Juvenile Diabetes, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53226 0509, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:711-24. 2006
    ..In fact, a reanalysis of previously published data (McDermott et al., Diabetologia 1997;40:971-5) indicated no evidence of an association as reported...
  11. ncbi Recent molecular and cellular advances in pediatric bone marrow transplantation
    Julie An M Talano
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:685-98. 2006
    ..This article has highlighted novel strategies for using cellular therapy in conjunction with hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) that potentially may lead to improved clinical outcomes for patients undergoing HCT in the future...
  12. ncbi Newborn screening for medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency: a global perspective
    William J Rhead
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 29:370-7. 2006
    ..Tandem mass spectrometry newborn blood spot screening for MCAD deficiency is accurate and effective, reduces morbidity and mortality, and merits expansion to other populations worldwide...
  13. pmc Generation of mice harbouring a conditional loss-of-function allele of Gata6
    Chhinder P Sodhi
    Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    BMC Dev Biol 6:19. 2006
    ..This line of mice can be used to establish the role of GATA6 in regulating embryonic development and various aspects of mammalian physiology...
  14. ncbi Hemoglobin M (Milwaukee) affects arterial oxygen saturation and makes pulse oximetry unreliable
    Astrid G Stucke
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Anesthesiology 104:887-8. 2006
  15. doi Nutritional requirements of the child and teenage athlete
    Anne Z Hoch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 19:373-98, x. 2008
    ..Proper nutrition in combination with the appropriate amount of physical activity is of paramount importance for this era of adolescents...
  16. doi Bowel rest and nutrition therapy in the management of active Crohn's disease
    Mazen Issa
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 23:299-308. 2008
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  17. doi Risk factors for non-fatal myocardial infarction and cardiac death in incident dialysis patients
    Hariprasad Trivedi
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 24:258-66. 2009
    ..The risks of major cardiac events in patients initiating long-term dialysis related to prior coronary disease and various other factors are not well known...
  18. doi The effects of comorbidity and age on RTOG study enrollment in Stage III non-small cell lung cancer patients who are eligible for RTOG studies
    Selim Firat
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1394-9. 2010
    ..To determine the influence of measured comorbidity in Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) combined modality therapy (CMT) study enrollment in Stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  19. doi Incidence and identification of intrathecal baclofen catheter malfunction
    Eric M Dvorak
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    PM R 2:751-6. 2010
    ..An internal review was performed to develop a diagnostic flow chart to have a systematic method for identifying ITB pump and catheter complications...
  20. pmc Extending the chinchilla middle ear epithelial model for mucin gene investigation
    Joseph E Kerschner
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 74:980-5. 2010
    ..To investigate the expression of recently identified human mucin genes in an in vivo model of the chinchilla middle ear epithelium (CMEE)...
  21. doi CD8-positive primary cutaneous anaplastic large T-cell lymphoma (PCALCL): case report and review of this unusual variant of PCALCL
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:489-91. 2010
    ..CD8/CD30 coexpression is rare in PCALCL and may have important clinical and prognostic implications. To the best of our knowledge there are only 4 previously reported cases describing similar findings...
  22. pmc Gadolinium decreases inflammation related to myocardial ischemia and reperfusion injury
    Jennifer L Strande
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Inflamm (Lond) 6:34. 2009
    ..We determined the impact of GdCl3 treatment for reperfusion injury on 1) circulating monoctye and neutrophil counts, 2) secretion of inflammatory cytokines, and 3) influx of monocytes and neutrophils into the myocardium...
  23. doi Knowledge and behaviors of physicians and caregivers about appropriate child passenger restraint use
    Suzanne N Brixey
    Department of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics, Injury Research Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    J Community Health 34:547-52. 2009
    ..Caregivers indicate willingness to learn, but providers miss many opportunities to teach...
  24. doi Understanding and promoting attachment
    Samantha L Wilson
    Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, and International Adoption Clinic, Child Development Center, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 47:23-7. 2009
    ..This article will introduce attachment theory, with a discussion of reactive attachment disorder and implications for treatment of children who have problems with social-emotional development...
  25. pmc MicroRNA: a new entrance to the broad paradigm of systems molecular medicine
    Mingyu Liang
    Department of Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Physiol Genomics 38:113-5. 2009
    ..Physiological genomics is a powerful approach for addressing these open questions...
  26. doi Physical properties of the human head: mass, center of gravity and moment of inertia
    Narayan Yoganandan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Biomech 42:1177-92. 2009
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  27. doi Developing guidelines that identify patients who would benefit from palliative care services in the surgical intensive care unit
    Ciaran T Bradley
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:946-50. 2009
    ..Because many patients who encounter difficult end-of-life issues in the SICU do not receive palliative care services, there is a need to educate surgeons on how to better identify those patients...
  28. doi Cranial nerve XII: the hypoglossal nerve
    Helen C Lin
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Semin Neurol 29:45-52. 2009
    ..The hypoglossal nerve anatomy and physiology, clinical disorders, and the evaluation of the hypoglossal nerve are reviewed...
  29. doi Multilingual retrieval of radiology images
    Charles E Kahn
    Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Radiographics 29:23-9. 2009
    ..Explanatory text, pull-down menu choices, and navigational guides are displayed in the selected language; search results are displayed in English. GoldMiner Global is freely available on the World Wide Web...
  30. pmc The mechanism of helium-induced preconditioning: a direct role for nitric oxide in rabbits
    Paul S Pagel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Anesthesia Service, 5000 W National Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53295, USA
    Anesth Analg 107:762-8. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that NO mediates helium-induced cardioprotection in vivo...
  31. ncbi An opportunity for radiology
    William R Hendee
    Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Radiology 238:389-94. 2006
  32. ncbi Bone mineral density of human female cervical and lumbar spines from quantitative computed tomography
    Narayan Yoganandan
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, and VA Medical Center, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:73-6. 2006
    ..This study determined bone mineral density (BMD) of cervical, thoracic, and lumbar vertebrae in healthy asymptomatic human subjects...
  33. ncbi Immunobiology of fungal allergens
    Viswanath P Kurup
    Allergy Immunology Division, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 129:181-8. 2002
    ..The structure-function properties and the potential role of these recombinant allergens in the immunomodulatory therapy also are presented...
  34. ncbi Operative intervention for recurrent stenosis after carotid stent angioplasty: a report
    Kellie R Brown
    Division of Vascular Surgery, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 16:575-8. 2002
    ..We present two cases of asymptomatic high-grade in-stent restenosis treated successfully with carotid artery bypass using PTFE...
  35. ncbi Benefits and risks of psychiatric medications during pregnancy
    Randy K Ward
    Medical College of Wisconsin, St Mary s Family Practice Center, Milwaukee 53211, USA
    Am Fam Physician 66:629-36. 2002
    ..Decisions regarding the use of psychiatric medications should be individualized, and the most important factor is usually the patient's level of functioning in the past when she was not taking medications...
  36. ncbi The antinociceptive properties of endomorphin-1 and endomorphin-2 in the mouse
    Leon F Tseng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Jpn J Pharmacol 89:216-20. 2002
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  37. ncbi Wisconsin needs to support death investigation: here's why
    C Nie
    Firearm Injury Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    WMJ 100:60-2. 2001
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  38. ncbi Ion exchange activity in pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells: the response to hypoxia
    J A Madden
    Department of Neurology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 280:L264-71. 2001
    ..The absence of Na+ prevented hypoxia-induced alkalinization in SPA cells; in both cell types, inhibiting the Cl-/HCO3- exchange activities reversed the normal direction of pH(c) changes during hypoxia...
  39. ncbi Chromium (VI) increases endothelial cell expression of ICAM-1 and decreases nitric oxide activity
    K A Pritchard
    Department of Pathology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, The Cardiovascular Research Center, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol 19:251-60. 2000
    ..Cr(VI)-induced increases in the adhesive properties of the endothelium may play a critical role in the initiation and progression of tissue injury through increased recruitment of proinflammatory white blood cells...
  40. ncbi Utility of simultaneously acquired gradient-echo and spin-echo cerebral blood volume and morphology maps in brain tumor patients
    K M Donahue
    Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Magn Reson Med 43:845-53. 2000
    ..Magn Reson Med 43:845-853, 2000...
  41. ncbi Peroxynitrite reversibly inhibits Ca(2+)-activated K(+) channels in rat cerebral artery smooth muscle cells
    A K Brzezinska
    Department of Pediatrics and Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 278:H1883-90. 2000
    ..Taken together, our data suggest that ONOO(-) has the potential to alter cerebral vascular tone by inhibiting BK channel activity...
  42. ncbi Underutilization of mammography in older breast cancer survivors
    M M Schapira
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Med Care 38:281-9. 2000
    ..Annual mammography is recommended for all breast cancer survivors...
  43. pmc Desmoglein-1-specific T lymphocytes from patients with endemic pemphigus foliaceus (fogo selvagem)
    M S Lin
    Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Clin Invest 105:207-13. 2000
    ..These Dsg1-reactive FS T cells exhibited a CD4-positive memory T-cell phenotype and produced a T helper 2-like cytokine profile. These findings represent the initial steps in defining the role of T cells in FS autoimmunity...
  44. ncbi Effectiveness of a video-based motivational skills-building HIV risk-reduction intervention for inner-city African American men
    S C Kalichman
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 67:959-66. 1999
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  45. ncbi Factors influencing attitudes within AIDS service organizations toward the use of research-based HIV prevention interventions
    W DiFranceisco
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226 0509, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 11:72-86. 1999
    ..Mindful of the resource constraints faced by ASOs, researchers can facilitate this process by attempting to develop interventions that are less resource- and time-consuming than current models...
  46. ncbi Photochemical treatment of donor lymphocytes inhibited their ability to facilitate donor engraftment or increase donor chimerism after nonmyeloablative conditioning or establishment of mixed chimerism
    Bryon D Johnson
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 8:581-7. 2002
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  47. ncbi Neurophysiology of cochlear implant users II: comparison among speech perception, dynamic range, and physiological measures
    Jill B Firszt
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Ear Hear 23:516-31. 2002
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  48. ncbi AMPA glutamate receptor subunit 2 in normal and visually deprived macaque visual cortex
    Margaret T T Wong-Riley
    Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology, and Anatomy, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Vis Neurosci 19:563-73. 2002
    ..The maintenance of GluR2 in these output layers is governed by visual input and neuronal activity, as monocular impulse blockade induced a down-regulation of this subunit in deprived ocular dominance columns...
  49. ncbi Is it pain or addiction? #68
    David E Weissman
    Palliative Care Center, Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:1282-3. 2005
  50. ncbi Patterns of brachytherapy practice for patients with carcinoma of the cervix (1996-1999): a patterns of care study
    Beth Erickson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1083-92. 2005
    ..To analyze the details of brachytherapy practice in patients treated for carcinoma of the cervix in the United States between 1996 and 1999...
  51. ncbi Is the failure to detect stimulus deviance during sleep due to a rapid fading of sensory memory or a degradation of stimulus encoding?
    Merav Sabri
    Department of Neurology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226 3548, USA
    J Sleep Res 14:113-22. 2005
    ..A rapid rate of presentation, therefore, does not preserve the MMN following small deviance within sleep. It is possible that inhibition of sensory input occurs before entry into the MMN generating system in the temporal cortex...
  52. ncbi Quantitative immuno-electron microscopic analysis of nuclear respiratory factor 2 alpha and beta subunits: Normal distribution and activity-dependent regulation in mammalian visual cortex
    Margaret T T Wong-Riley
    Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology, and Anatomy, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Vis Neurosci 22:1-18. 2005
    ..The density of both subunits was much higher in the nucleus than in the cytoplasm for all neurons examined, again indicating that their major sites of cellular action is in the nucleus...
  53. ncbi Dosimetric advantages of IMRT simultaneous integrated boost for high-risk prostate cancer
    X Allen Li
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 61:1251-7. 2005
    ..In addition, we introduce the concept of voxel-equivalent dose for the comparison of treatment plans...
  54. ncbi Droperidol for perioperative sedation causes a transient prolongation of the QTc time in children under volatile anesthesia
    Eckehard A E Stuth
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 14:831-7. 2004
    ..However, droperidol has been associated with QT prolongation and ventricular arrhythmias. We investigated, if neuroleptanalgesic doses of droperidol led to QT prolongation and cardiac arrhythmias in children undergoing cardiac surgery...
  55. ncbi Response of the auditory nerve to sinusoidal electrical stimulation: effects of high-rate pulse trains
    Christina L Runge-Samuelson
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Hear Res 194:1-13. 2004
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  56. ncbi Leadership in a public housing community
    Marie Wolff
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Health Commun 9:119-26. 2004
    ..This program faced unique challenges since the advocates both worked and lived in the same setting. However, confronting and resolving these issues ultimately enhanced the quality of the program...
  57. ncbi The implications of Helicobacter pylori infection for gastroesophageal reflux disease: studies presented at Digestive Disease Week 2003
    Benson T Massey
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 6:191-5. 2004
    ..Finally, a few studies suggested the intriguing possibility that the modulation of GERD by H. pylori could be through the effects of H. pylori eradication on weight gain...
  58. ncbi Improving health-related quality of life in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Linus H Santo Tomas
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:120-7. 2004
    ..Measures of HRQOL can complement established physiologic outcomes that have been traditionally used...
  59. ncbi Do P2X purinergic receptors regulate skeletal muscle blood flow during exercise?
    John B Buckwalter
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 53295, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 286:H633-9. 2004
    ..53 +/- 0.80 ml.min(-1).mmHg(-1). The PPADs infusion did not affect blood flow in the contralateral iliac artery. These data support the hypothesis that P2X purinergic receptors produce vasoconstriction in exercising skeletal muscle...
  60. ncbi The courage to respond to the "teachable moment" in end of life
    Deborah Simpson
    Office of Educational Services, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:269. 2003
  61. ncbi ACE inhibitors and AII receptor antagonists in the treatment and prevention of bone marrow transplant nephropathy
    J E Moulder
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 9:737-49. 2003
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  62. ncbi Safety and accuracy of dobutamine-atropine stress echocardiography for the detection of residual stenosis of the infarct-related artery and multivessel disease during the first week after acute myocardial infarction
    S C Smart
    Division of Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Circulation 95:1394-401. 1997
    ..The objective of the present study was to document its safety and accuracy during the first week after acute myocardial infarction...

Research Grants62

  1. PERINATAL HYPOXIA: ADRENOCORTICAL-METABOLIC ADAPTATIONS
    Hershel Raff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Characterization of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal and metabolic adaptations to perinatal hypoxia can lead to new diagnostic approaches and therapies to minimize morbidity and mortality. ..
  2. PERINATAL HYPOXIA--ADRENOCORTICAL/METABOLIC ADAPTATIONS
    Hershel Raff; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Specific aim 5 will determine if the dramatic changes in plasma lipids which occur in the hypoxic, suckling rat, are a major influence on aldosteroidogenesis. ..
  3. PERINATAL HYPOXIA: ADRENOCORTICAL-METABOLIC ADAPTATIONS
    Hershel Raff; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Characterization of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal and metabolic adaptations to perinatal hypoxia can lead to new diagnostic approaches and therapies to minimize morbidity and mortality. ..
  4. Eliciting Truly Informed Consent
    William Hendee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    With support from the NIH Human Subjects Research Enhancement Program, the Medical College of Wisconsin has developed 15 web-based educational modules to guide investigators and research coordinators in the production of informed consent ..
  5. MOLECULAR TARGETS OF NITRIC OXIDE IN CARDIAC TRANSPLANTS
    GALEN PIEPER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These studies will provide a novel mechanism to explain the pathogenesis of dyskinesis and graft failure during cardiac transplant rejection. ..
  6. HIV/STD PREVENTION COST-EFFECTIVENESS: METHODS & APPLICS
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  7. Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing Acute-Phase HIV Transmission
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will inform scientific and policy discussions on the importance of interventions to reduce acute-phase transmission. ..
  8. NRSA Postdoctoral Training Program in HIV Prevention
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..program in HIV prevention behavioral research at the Center for AIDS Intervention Research (CAIR), Medical College of Wisconsin. CAIR's postdoctoral fellowship program was established in 1997 and has enrolled 7 fellows, 4 of whom ..
  9. NRSA Postdoctoral Training Program in HIV Prevention
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Research Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at the Center for AIDS Intervention Research (CAIR), Medical College of Wisconsin. CAIR's postdoctoral fellowship program was established in 1996 and thus far has enrolled and graduated ..
  10. Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing Acute-Phase HIV Transmission
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will inform scientific and policy discussions on the importance of interventions to reduce acute-phase transmission. ..
  11. iNOS Posttranslational Regulation in Cardiac Rejection
    GALEN PIEPER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A better understanding of this molecular process may lead to better strategies to prevent injury cardiac cells in these patients. ..
  12. Simulation Tool for HIV/STD Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. iNOS Posttranslational Regulation in Cardiac Rejection
    GALEN PIEPER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A better understanding of this molecular process may lead to better strategies to prevent injury cardiac cells in these patients. ..
  14. Implementation, Effectiveness, and Cost-Effectiveness of an HIV Intervention
    STEVEN D contact PINKERTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  15. COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF HIV PRIMARY PREVENTION
    Steven Pinkerton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Upon completion of the analyses we will summarize and widely disseminate the results. ..
  16. E-Learning of Informed Consent
    William Hendee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Computer Modeling of Surgical Outcomes for Nasal Airway Obstruction
    John Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Furthermore, with the universality of CT scans and the ability to post-process the "raw data", the potential for telemedicine consulting for difficult nasal airway cases would also become more appealing and fruitful. ..
  18. DRUGS UPON MYOCARDIAL HYPOXIA
    Garrett Gross; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..They will also determine the role of Ito in cardiac memory. They will use PKC inhibitors, KATP blockers, adenosine antagonists, 4-aminopyridine. ..
  19. Computer Modeling of Surgical Outcomes for Nasal Airway Obstruction
    John S Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Furthermore, with the universality of CT scans and the ability to post-process the "raw data", the potential for telemedicine consulting for difficult nasal airway cases would also become more appealing and fruitful. ..
  20. Computer Modeling of Surgical Outcomes for Nasal Airway Obstruction
    John Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Furthermore, with the universality of CT scans and the ability to post-process the "raw data", the potential for telemedicine consulting for difficult nasal airway cases would also become more appealing and fruitful. ..
  21. Effect of Drugs on Myocardial Hypoxia
    Garrett Gross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Information gained from these studies will hopefully lead to new therapies to treat patients with ischemic heart disease. ..
  22. Development of a Skin Cancer Quality of Life Insturment
    John Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  23. Effect of Drugs on Myocardial Hypoxia
    Garrett Gross; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Information gained from these studies will hopefully lead to new therapies to treat patients with ischemic heart disease. ..
  24. EFFECT OF DRUGS UPON MYOCARDIAL HYPOXIA
    Garrett Gross; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The results of these studies will provide exciting new data on the unique role of KATP channels in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury...
  25. Cytochrome P450 Eicosanoids and Myocardial Injury
    Garrett Gross; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  26. EFFECT OF DRUGS UPON MYOCARDIAL HYPOXIA
    Garrett Gross; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This project is particularly exciting since many opioid agonists are already available to physicians and a long period of drug development may not be necessary before implementing this concept in patients. ..
  27. CYTOKINE INFLAMMATORY MEDIATORS AND MUCIN REGULATION IN MIDDLE EAR EPITHELIUM
    Joseph E Kerschner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. Ethics and Safeguards in Psychiatric Research
    Laura W Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our proposed endeavor will generate new knowledge for wide dissemination and publication that can inform future evidence-based PGR ethics guidelines and generate further empirical ethics research on PGR. ..
  29. Ethics and Safeguards in Psychiatric Research
    Laura Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our proposed endeavor will generate new knowledge for wide dissemination and publication that can inform future evidence-based PGR ethics guidelines and generate further empirical ethics research on PGR. ..