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  1. ncbi Shielding assessment of a mobile electron accelerator for intra-operative radiotherapy
    Alexandre S Krechetov
    IntraOp Medical Corp, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 11:3151. 2010
  2. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment among potential kidney transplant candidates: approaches and controversies
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:152-67. 2010
  3. doi Do children and adults differ in survival from medulloblastoma? A study from the SEER registry
    Emily K Curran
    Department of Neurology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Neurooncol 95:81-5. 2009
  4. doi The psychiatrist as consultant: working within schools, the courts, and primary care to promote children's mental health
    Susan Milam-Miller
    University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 32:165-76. 2009
  5. doi Economic analysis of infant vs postpubertal orchiopexy to prevent testicular cancer
    Michael H Hsieh
    Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 73:776-81. 2009
  6. pmc Noise considerations of three-point water-fat separation imaging methods
    Zhifei Wen
    Department of Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Med Phys 35:3597-606. 2008
  7. doi Outcomes and cost analysis of pyeloplasty for antenatally diagnosed ureteropelvic junction obstruction using Markov models
    Michael H Hsieh
    Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 72:794-9. 2008
  8. doi Complete intracranial arterial and venous blood flow evaluation with 4D flow MR imaging
    M D Hope
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:362-6. 2009
  9. pmc Obesity and cardiac risk after kidney transplantation: experience at one center and comprehensive literature review
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 86:303-12. 2008
  10. pmc A method to model season of birth as a surrogate environmental risk factor for disease
    Jimmy Thomas Efird
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, 651 Ilalo Street, Biosciences Bldg 320 B, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:49-53. 2008

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  1. ncbi Shielding assessment of a mobile electron accelerator for intra-operative radiotherapy
    Alexandre S Krechetov
    IntraOp Medical Corp, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
    J Appl Clin Med Phys 11:3151. 2010
    ..The data presented evaluates the number of procedures for which the Mobetron may be safely operated in a typical unshielded operating room...
  2. pmc Cardiovascular risk assessment among potential kidney transplant candidates: approaches and controversies
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 55:152-67. 2010
    ..Biomarkers, such as cardiac troponin, have prognostic value in end-stage renal disease, but require further study to determine clinical applications in directing more expensive and invasive cardiac evaluation...
  3. doi Do children and adults differ in survival from medulloblastoma? A study from the SEER registry
    Emily K Curran
    Department of Neurology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Neurooncol 95:81-5. 2009
    ..Similar outcomes between adult and childhood MB may justify inclusion of adults in pediatric cooperative trials for MB...
  4. doi The psychiatrist as consultant: working within schools, the courts, and primary care to promote children's mental health
    Susan Milam-Miller
    University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 32:165-76. 2009
    ..Current trends in psychiatric consultation are described, including a shift away from indirect consultation and toward a collaborative role...
  5. doi Economic analysis of infant vs postpubertal orchiopexy to prevent testicular cancer
    Michael H Hsieh
    Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 73:776-81. 2009
    ..Infant surgery is often performed by pediatric subspecialists and hence might be more costly. Although rare, testicular cancer can require significant medical expenditures...
  6. pmc Noise considerations of three-point water-fat separation imaging methods
    Zhifei Wen
    Department of Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Med Phys 35:3597-606. 2008
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  7. doi Outcomes and cost analysis of pyeloplasty for antenatally diagnosed ureteropelvic junction obstruction using Markov models
    Michael H Hsieh
    Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 72:794-9. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the potential costs and clinical outcomes of treatment protocols featuring different indications for pediatric pyeloplasty using Markov models...
  8. doi Complete intracranial arterial and venous blood flow evaluation with 4D flow MR imaging
    M D Hope
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:362-6. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Obesity and cardiac risk after kidney transplantation: experience at one center and comprehensive literature review
    Krista L Lentine
    Center for Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Transplantation 86:303-12. 2008
    ..The cardiac implications of obesity in kidney transplant recipients are not well-described...
  10. pmc A method to model season of birth as a surrogate environmental risk factor for disease
    Jimmy Thomas Efird
    Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, 651 Ilalo Street, Biosciences Bldg 320 B, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:49-53. 2008
    ..Advantages of this derivative-free method include ease of use, increased statistical power to detect associations, and the ability to avoid potentially arbitrary, subjective demarcation of seasons...
  11. doi Exposure, epidemiology and human cancer incidence of naphthalene
    Fumie Y Griego
    Expert Panelist, Independent Consultant, Windermere, FL, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 51:S22-6. 2008
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  12. doi Biomechanics of the anterior longitudinal ligament during 8 g whiplash simulation following single- and contiguous two-level fusion: a finite element study
    Alan B C Dang
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New England Musculoskeletal Institute, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06034 4037, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:607-11. 2008
    ..A computational study of anterior longitudinal ligament (ALL) strain in the cervical spine following single- and 2-level fusion during simulated whiplash...
  13. doi Economic impact of tumor markers in bladder cancer surveillance
    Y Mark Hong
    Division of Urology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Urology 71:131-5. 2008
    ..Bladder tumor markers hold the promise to reduce these costs, yet have not been widely adopted in oncological practice. We assessed the cost-effectiveness of bladder tumor markers in surveillance routines...
  14. ncbi SENSE phase-constrained magnitude reconstruction with iterative phase refinement
    Calvin Lew
    Lucas MRS I Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94035, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:910-21. 2007
    ..For applications that need only magnitude data, an iterative phase-constrained SENSE reconstruction can provide substantial SNR improvement over SENSE reconstruction and less artifacts than phase-constrained SENSE...
  15. doi Oligonucleotide hybridization and free-solution electrokinetic separation in a nanofluidic device
    David E Huber
    Stanford Genome Technology Center, Stanford University, 855 California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94305, USA
    Lab Chip 9:2933-40. 2009
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  16. doi The efficacy of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in heart transplant recipients: results from a multicenter registry
    Vivian W Tsai
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Circ Heart Fail 2:197-201. 2009
    ..This study sought to determine whether ICDs are effective in preventing sudden cardiac death in high-risk heart transplant recipients...
  17. doi Preventing cervical cancer: stakeholder attitudes toward CareHPV-focused screening programs in Roi-et Province, Thailand
    Lee A Trope
    Program in Science, Technology and Society, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5317, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:1432-8. 2009
    ..To assess which of the 5 CareHPV-inclusive protocols stakeholders in Roi-et Province, Thailand found (1) most preferable and (2) most beneficial to the overall goal of reducing cervical cancer...
  18. pmc A classification model for G-to-A hypermutation in hepatitis B virus ultra-deep pyrosequencing reads
    Elizabeth C Reuman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Bioinformatics 26:2929-32. 2010
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  19. doi In vitro mechanical comparison of 2.0 and 2.4 limited-contact dynamic compression plates and 2.0 dynamic compression plates of different thicknesses
    Adam M Strom
    Animal Specialty Group, Los Angeles, CA 90039, USA
    Vet Surg 39:824-8. 2010
    ..To compare the bending structural stiffness and bending strength of thick and thin 2.4 mm limited contact dynamic compression plates (2.4 LC-DCP), 2.0 mm LC-DCP (2.0 LC-DCP), and 2.0 dynamic compression plates (2.0 DCP)...
  20. doi Underwater imaging using a hybrid Kirchhoff migration: direction of arrival method and a sparse surface sensor array
    Jean Francois Dord
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Durand Building, Office 028, 496 Lomita Mall, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 128:711-8. 2010
    ..Its performance is assessed and analyzed with the shape identification of a mockup submarine by numerical simulation. The obtained numerical results highlight the potential of this approach for identifying underwater intruders...
  21. doi Hikikomori, a Japanese culture-bound syndrome of social withdrawal?: A proposal for DSM-5
    Alan R Teo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0984, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:444-9. 2010
    ..Research diagnostic criteria for the condition are proposed...
  22. pmc An Efficient Gatekeeper Algorithm for Detecting GxE
    Jimmy T Efird
    Biostatistics and Data Management Unit, Center for Health of Vulnerable Populations, University of North Carolina, 237 A McIver Building, Administrative Drive, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA Email
    Cancer Inform 9:115-20. 2010
    ..A heuristic gatekeeper method is presented to guide the selection of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the design phase of a GxE study...
  23. doi Empowerment evaluation: a collaborative approach to evaluating and transforming a medical school curriculum
    David M Fetterman
    Office of Medical Education, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Acad Med 85:813-20. 2010
    ..used the principles of empowerment evaluation to facilitate yearly cycles of improvement at the Stanford University School of Medicine, which implemented a major curriculum reform in 2003-2004...
  24. ncbi Progressive macular hypomelanosis arising in a young African American woman in association with pregnancy and a toxic nodular goiter
    Emily P Tierney
    Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:393-7. 2010
    ..During six months of this treatment, she experienced re-pigmentation of many of her existing skin lesions and cessation of the development of new hypopigmented macules...
  25. pmc Micromirror-scanned dual-axis confocal microscope utilizing a gradient-index relay lens for image guidance during brain surgery
    Jonathan T C Liu
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Clark Center for Biomedical Engineering and Science, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Biomed Opt 15:026029. 2010
    ..Optically sectioned fluorescence images of brain tissues are obtained in living mice to demonstrate the utility of this microscope for image-guided resections...
  26. pmc Low plasma D-dimer concentration predicts the absence of traumatic brain injury in children
    Craig A Swanson
    Sutter Memorial Hospital, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Trauma 68:1072-7. 2010
    ..Head Computerized Tomography (CT) has significant risks, especially in children. To reduce this burden, we sought to develop a biomarker panel that predicts the absence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) on head CT...
  27. doi The future of the orthopaedic clinician-scientist: part II: Identification of factors that may influence orthopaedic residents' intent to perform research
    Jaimo Ahn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 3400 Spruce Street, 2 Silverstein, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1041-6. 2010
    ..Therefore, we sought to assess resident opinions regarding plans and incentives for future research and the opinions of academic chairs who must support them...
  28. doi Distinct startle responses are associated with neuroanatomical differences in pufferfishes
    A K Greenwood
    Division of Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Exp Biol 213:613-20. 2010
    ..The rich diversity within the pufferfish clade should allow future studies investigating the factors that contribute to this correlated anatomical and behavioral variation...
  29. pmc A twin study of intracerebral volumetric relationships
    J Eric Schmitt
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 800 East Leigh Street, Suite 100, PO Box 980003, Richmond, VA, 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 40:114-24. 2010
    ..Reanalysis including total brain volume as a covariate dramatically reduced the total residual variance and disproportionately influenced the additive genetic variance in all regions of interest...
  30. doi "Learning curve" may not be enough: assessing the oncological experience curve for robotic radical prostatectomy
    Y Mark Hong
    Department of Urology, Arizona Urology Specialists, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Endourol 24:473-7. 2010
    ..Surgeons should consider whether they can build enough experience to minimize suboptimal oncological outcomes before embarking on or continuing a RALP program...
  31. ncbi Educating future leaders of medical research: analysis of student opinions and goals from the MD-PhD SAGE (Students' Attitudes, Goals, and Education) survey
    Jaimo Ahn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Acad Med 82:633-45. 2007
    ..To collect national trainee-derived data about the educational process and experience of MD-PhD students...
  32. pmc Does vancomycin prescribing intervention affect vancomycin-resistant enterococcus infection and colonization in hospitals? A systematic review
    Monique A de Bruin
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 7:24. 2007
    ..We conducted a systematic review to determine the impact of reducing vancomycin use through prescribing interventions on the prevalence and incidence of VRE colonization and infection in hospitals within the United States...
  33. pmc Biologically plausible particulate air pollution mortality concentration-response functions
    Steven Roberts
    School of Finance and Applied Statistics, Australian National University, Crisp Building 26, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 112:309-13. 2004
    ..Using time-series data from Cook County, Illinois, the proposed method yields more meaningful particulate air pollution mortality concentration-response function estimates with an increase in statistical accuracy...
  34. ncbi Failure of autologous bone-assisted cranioplasty following decompressive craniectomy in children and adolescents
    Gerald A Grant
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Neurosurg 100:163-8. 2004
    ..The authors have routinely performed primary autologous cranioplasty to repair skull defects after decompressive craniectomy. The high rates of subsequent bone resorption occurring in children prompted this study...
  35. ncbi The neuroprotective effects of virally-derived caspase inhibitors p35 and crmA following a necrotic insult
    Madhuri Roy
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Neurobiol Dis 14:1-9. 2003
    ..Moreover, in demonstrating the previously unexplored modulation of these processes, these data underline the capacity for classically "anti-apoptotic" proteins to alter other branches of cell death processes...
  36. ncbi Vitiligo therapy: where are we now?
    Martha P Arroyo
    Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 2:404-8. 2003
    ..In this article, the various treatment options for the treatment of vitiligo are outlined and newer treatment options are discussed...
  37. ncbi Modulation of vascular inflammation by PPARs
    Doris M Tham
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California at Davis, USA
    Drug News Perspect 16:109-16. 2003
    ..In this review, we will describe the current understanding of PPARs, the antiinflammatory activities of PPAR agonists and their proposed mechanisms of action...
  38. ncbi Constitutive modeling of porcine coronary arteries using designed experiments
    Stacey A Dixon
    Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332 0405, USA
    J Biomech Eng 125:274-9. 2003
    ..026 +/- 0.009, 0.015 +/- 0.005, and 0.011 +/- 0.009, respectively, at all physiologic loads, suggesting that the axial strains in the LAD are significantly higher than in the other regions...
  39. ncbi Fear of feedback
    Jay M Jackman
    Stanford University s School of Education, USA
    Harv Bus Rev 81:101-7, 124. 2003
    ..What's more, they begin to transform a feedback-averse environment into a more honest and open one, in turn improving performance throughout the organization...
  40. ncbi On-chip coupling of isoelectric focusing and free solution electrophoresis for multidimensional separations
    Amy E Herr
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 4021, USA
    Anal Chem 75:1180-7. 2003
    ..The peak capacity of the 2D system was approximately 1300. A comprehensive 2D analysis of a fluid volume spanning 15% of the total IEF channel length was completed in less than 5 min...
  41. ncbi Depressive symptomatology and coronary heart disease in Type I diabetes mellitus: a study of possible mechanisms
    Leslie S Kinder
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, School of Medicine, Stanford University, USA
    Health Psychol 21:542-52. 2002
    ..Future research should clarify causal pathways between depressive symptomatology, behavioral and physiological processes, and CHD...
  42. ncbi Innovative cancer vaccine strategies based on the identification of tumour-associated antigens
    H Ying
    Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    BioDrugs 15:819-31. 2001
    ..Studies on how viral and cellular modulators of the innate antiviral pathways affect vaccine function should provide molecular insights crucial to future vaccine design...
  43. ncbi Quantifying the population impact of a prophylactic Helicobacter pylori vaccine
    M F Rupnow
    Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Vaccine 20:879-85. 2001
    ..Helicobacter pylori vaccines, which have been suggested as promising interventions to control infection, are under development. We sought to quantify the potential population impact of a prophylactic H. pylori vaccine...
  44. ncbi A novel means of drug delivery: myoblast-mediated gene therapy and regulatable retroviral vectors
    C R Ozawa
    Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5332, USA
    Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 40:295-317. 2000
    ..The combination of ex vivo gene transfer using myoblasts and regulatable retroviral vectors provides a powerful toolbox with which to develop gene therapies for a number of human diseases...
  45. pmc A dynamic transmission model for predicting trends in Helicobacter pylori and associated diseases in the United States
    M F Rupnow
    Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:228-37. 2000
    ..pylori has decreased to values so low that, should this trend continue, the organism will disappear from the population without targeted intervention; this process, however, will take more than a century...
  46. ncbi Social regulation of the electrical properties of gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurons in a cichlid fish (Astatotilapia burtoni)
    Anna K Greenwood
    Program in Neuroscience, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Biol Reprod 71:909-18. 2004
    ..These data are the first electrophysiological characterization of hypothalamic GnRH neurons in a nonmammalian species and provide evidence for several changes in electrical properties with reproductive state...
  47. ncbi Dynamic cervical change during real-time ultrasound: prospective characterization and comparison in patients with and without symptoms of preterm labor
    J T Kurtzman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, Long Beach, CA, USA
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 23:574-8. 2004
    ..To compare the incidence of dynamic cervical change (spontaneous real-time cervical shortening) in singleton patients with and without symptoms of preterm labor (PTL)...
  48. ncbi Limits to phenotypic plasticity: flow effects on barnacle feeding appendages
    Natasha K Li
    Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University, Pacific Grove, CA 93950, USA
    Biol Bull 206:121-4. 2004
    ..We conclude that the velocity at which the plastic response occurs has an upper limit of 2-4 m/s, a velocity commonly exceeded within the typical habitat of this species...
  49. ncbi Mediating group dynamics through tabletop interface design
    Meredith Ringel Morris
    Stanford University, USA
    IEEE Comput Graph Appl 26:65-73. 2006
  50. ncbi Can open-source R&D reinvigorate drug research?
    Bernard Munos
    Bernard Munos is at Eli Lilly and Co, Lilly Corporate Center, 1085, Indianapolis, Indiana 46285, USA
    Nat Rev Drug Discov 5:723-9. 2006
    ..Can open-source drug research and development, using principles pioneered by the highly successful open-source software movement, help revive the industry?..
  51. ncbi Tadalafil for the treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Ricardo R Gonzalez
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Institute for Bladder and Prostate Health, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 2:609-17. 2006
    ..The ability to treat both BPH and ED with one medication is noteworthy given the significant negative impact in quality-of-life measures these disorders have in ageing men. Careful patient selection and further trials are warranted...
  52. ncbi Research fellowships
    Jaimo Ahn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 449:239-40. 2006
  53. ncbi Towards the global monitoring of biodiversity change
    Henrique M Pereira
    Departamento de Engenharia Civil e Arquitectura, Instituto Superior Tecnico, 1049 001 Lisboa, Portugal
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:123-9. 2006
    ..The data would then be integrated with other environmental and socioeconomic indicators to design responses to reduce biodiversity loss...
  54. ncbi Correlation between clinical suspicion and polymerase chain reaction verification of infectious vitritis
    Nisha Acharya
    Proctor Foundation, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, 95 Kirkham Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:584-5. 2006
    ..To compare polymerase chain reaction (PCR) results to presumptive clinical diagnosis in patients with vitritis...
  55. ncbi Cone signal interactions in direction-selective neurons in the middle temporal visual area (MT)
    Crista L Barberini
    Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Vis 5:603-21. 2005
    ..The sensitivity of single MT neurons and the correlation between trial-to-trial variations in single neuron firing and perception are similar for S- and L,M-cone stimuli, further supporting a role for MT in processing chromatic motion...
  56. ncbi Cosmetic dermatology and physicians' ethical obligations: more than just hope in a jar
    Julie Cantor
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 24:155-60. 2005
    ..Heightened attention to familiar duties and new attention to proposed responsibilities will enhance patient safety and choice. It will also ensure that dermatologists practice their craft in an ethically sound manner...
  57. ncbi Immediate skin stretching with towel clips and needles
    Clifford S Perlis
    Department of Dermatology, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Dermatol Surg 31:697-8. 2005
  58. ncbi Congenital malalignment of the great toenails mimicking onychomycosis
    Clifford S Perlis
    Department of Dermatology, Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pediatr 146:575. 2005
  59. ncbi Public versus private patient priorities and satisfaction in cataract surgery
    Chet K Pager
    Department of Clinical Ophthalmology and Eye Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 32:482-7. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to compare samples of private and public patients undergoing day-stay cataract surgery...
  60. ncbi Statin use after renal transplantation: a systematic quality review of trial-based evidence
    Krista L Lentine
    Division of Nephrology, Washington University Medical Center, Campus Box 8219, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:2378-86. 2004
    ..We assessed whether current clinical evidence supports the use of statins to improve cardiac and/or renal outcomes after kidney transplantation...
  61. ncbi Testing the free radical theory of aging in bats
    Anja K Brunet Rossinni
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, 1987 Upper Buford Circle, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1019:506-8. 2004
    ..I propose that the decreased free radical production in adults is the result of within-individual selection of efficient mitochondria due to selective pressure created by the high energetic demands of flight...
  62. ncbi Helicobacter pylori vaccine development and use: a cost-effectiveness analysis using the Institute of Medicine Methodology
    M F Rupnow
    Department of Engineering Economic Systems and Operations Research, Stanford University, CA, USA
    Helicobacter 4:272-80. 1999
    ..We evaluated the cost-effectiveness (CE) of H. pylori vaccine development and use in the United States and developing countries, using a method developed by the Institute of Medicine (IOM)...

Research Grants3

  1. Cardiovascular Risk Prediction after Kidney Transplant
    Krista Lentine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Lentine's knowledge base recently acquired through a Master's degree program in Epidemiology at Stanford University. Formal courses ranging from ethics to advanced statistical analytical methods will be taken over the five ..
  2. Infection, Persistence & Clearance of Oral HPV in Women
    Jimmy Efird; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....