University of Miami

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Organization: University of Miami
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Top Publications

  1. doi Transfection of molecular beacons in microchannels for single-cell gene-expression analysis
    Na Li
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Miami, 1251 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0624, USA
    Bioanalysis 2:1689-99. 2010
  2. doi Impact of oxypurinol in patients with symptomatic heart failure. Results of the OPT-CHF study
    Joshua M Hare
    The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida v, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:2301-9. 2008
  3. ncbi Prevention of venous thromboembolism in the hospitalized medical patient
    Amir K Jaffer
    Department of Medicine, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:S7-16. 2008
  4. doi Prematurity and potential predictors
    Tiffany Field
    Touch Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Int J Neurosci 118:277-89. 2008
  5. ncbi Induction therapy in renal transplantation : an overview of current developments
    Gaetano Ciancio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Drugs 67:2667-80. 2007
  6. ncbi Incidence and crash mechanisms of aortic injury during the past decade
    Carl I Schulman
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Trauma 62:664-7. 2007
  7. ncbi Early management of the traumatized airway
    Edgar J Pierre
    Department of Anesthesiology Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management, Ryder Trauma Center, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:1-11, vii. 2007
  8. ncbi Insulin detemir improves glycaemic control with less hypoglycaemia and no weight gain in patients with type 2 diabetes who were insulin naive or treated with NPH or insulin glargine: clinical practice experience from a German subgroup of the PREDICTIVE st
    L F Meneghini
    Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 9:418-27. 2007
  9. ncbi Smoking rate trends in U.S. occupational groups: the 1987 to 2004 National Health Interview Survey
    David J Lee
    Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:75-81. 2007
  10. ncbi Impact of thiazolidenediones on serum lipoprotein levels
    Ronald B Goldberg
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1450 NW 10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 8:397-404. 2006

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Publications62

  1. doi Transfection of molecular beacons in microchannels for single-cell gene-expression analysis
    Na Li
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Miami, 1251 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0624, USA
    Bioanalysis 2:1689-99. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, there has been relatively little study on transfection of molecular beacons in microfluidic channels...
  2. doi Impact of oxypurinol in patients with symptomatic heart failure. Results of the OPT-CHF study
    Joshua M Hare
    The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida v, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:2301-9. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi Prevention of venous thromboembolism in the hospitalized medical patient
    Amir K Jaffer
    Department of Medicine, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:S7-16. 2008
    ....
  4. doi Prematurity and potential predictors
    Tiffany Field
    Touch Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Int J Neurosci 118:277-89. 2008
    ..A program of research that links an intervention for prematurity with a predictor for prematurity, that is, massage therapy to reduce cortisol and, in turn, reduce prematurity, is then presented...
  5. ncbi Induction therapy in renal transplantation : an overview of current developments
    Gaetano Ciancio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Drugs 67:2667-80. 2007
    ..The specific agents used for induction therapy to date, and the rationale for their introduction and mechanisms of action are discussed in this review...
  6. ncbi Incidence and crash mechanisms of aortic injury during the past decade
    Carl I Schulman
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Trauma 62:664-7. 2007
    ..We hypothesized the implementation of recent safety measures would decrease the incidence of aortic injury associated with fatal motor vehicle crashes...
  7. ncbi Early management of the traumatized airway
    Edgar J Pierre
    Department of Anesthesiology Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management, Ryder Trauma Center, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Anesthesiol Clin 25:1-11, vii. 2007
    ..Comprehensive understanding of the injury is mandatory to plan the best timing and method to secure the airway...
  8. ncbi Insulin detemir improves glycaemic control with less hypoglycaemia and no weight gain in patients with type 2 diabetes who were insulin naive or treated with NPH or insulin glargine: clinical practice experience from a German subgroup of the PREDICTIVE st
    L F Meneghini
    Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Diabetes Obes Metab 9:418-27. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi Smoking rate trends in U.S. occupational groups: the 1987 to 2004 National Health Interview Survey
    David J Lee
    Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:75-81. 2007
    ..It is unknown if the gap in smoking rates observed between United States blue- and white-collar workers over the past four decades has continued into the new millennium...
  10. ncbi Impact of thiazolidenediones on serum lipoprotein levels
    Ronald B Goldberg
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1450 NW 10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 8:397-404. 2006
    ..The clinical implications of these effects need further exploration...
  11. pmc Factors related to medication adherence in memory disorder clinic patients
    R L Ownby
    Department of Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
    Aging Ment Health 10:378-85. 2006
    ..Results thus suggest that efforts to educate patients about the likely response of their medical condition to treatment and to assess and deal with medication side effects might improve patient adherence...
  12. ncbi Spinal cord gliomas: A multi-institutional retrospective analysis
    May Abdel-Wahab
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64:1060-71. 2006
    ..To determine the impact of postoperative radiation therapy (POXRT) on outcome in spinal cord gliomas...
  13. ncbi Adjuvant chemotherapy for early breast cancer: optimal use of epirubicin
    Stefan Gluck
    Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Florida, USA
    Oncologist 10:780-91. 2005
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  14. ncbi Treatment of local breast carcinoma in Florida: the role of the distance to radiation therapy facilities
    Lydia Voti
    Florida Cancer Data System, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Cancer 106:201-7. 2006
    ..However, limited access to healthcare may result in more extensive surgical treatment. The effect of distance to radiation therapy facilities on the likelihood of receiving BCSR was examined in Florida...
  15. doi Psychological rehabilitation of pediatric burn patients
    T JoAnna Nguyen
    Miller School of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 19:882-7. 2008
    ..Successful psychologic rehabilitation depends on a coordinated interdisciplinary burn care team, family, and the school environment, as well as the child...
  16. pmc Of cardiovascular illness and diversity of biological response
    Pascal J Goldschmidt-Clermont
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Trends Cardiovasc Med 18:194-7. 2008
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  17. pmc Cochlin expression in anterior segment organ culture models after TGFbeta2 treatment
    Sanjoy K Bhattacharya
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:551-9. 2009
    ..To determine the effect of transforming growth factor (TGF)-beta2 treatment on intraocular pressure (IOP), outflow facility, and cochlin expression in vitro in monkey and pig organ-cultured anterior segments (MOCAS and POCAS)...
  18. pmc Improving image segmentation performance and quantitative analysis via a computer-aided grading methodology for optical coherence tomography retinal image analysis
    Delia Cabrera DeBuc
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Biomed Opt 15:046015. 2010
    ..Our methodology facilitates a more robust and localized quantification of the retinal structure in normal healthy controls and patients with clinically significant intraretinal features...
  19. pmc Making the case for circumcision as a public health strategy: opening the dialogue
    Jose G Castro
    Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:367-72. 2010
    ..Results suggest that promotion of MC as an HIV risk reduction strategy must begin with the support of medical practitioners to promote the endorsement of MC as a prevention strategy...
  20. pmc Risk factors for intestinal failure in infants with necrotizing enterocolitis: a Glaser Pediatric Research Network study
    Debora Duro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:203-208.e1. 2010
    ..To determine risk factors for intestinal failure (IF) in infants undergoing surgery for necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)...
  21. pmc Frequency coding of particle motion by saccular afferents of a teleost fish
    Zhongmin Lu
    Department of Biology, University of Miami, 1301 Memorial Drive, Room 4, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Exp Biol 213:1591-601. 2010
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  22. doi Project ROADMAP: Reeducating Older Adults in Maintaining AIDS Prevention: a secondary intervention for older HIV-positive adults
    Lourdes Illa
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1695 NW 9th Ave, Suite 1404 H, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 22:138-47. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to report the 6-month outcomes of a behavioral intervention designed to reduce sexual risk behaviors in older HIV-positive adults...
  23. ncbi Edge-linked dynamics and the scale-dependence of competitive dominance
    Robert Stephen Cantrell
    Department of Mathematics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124
    Math Biosci Eng 2:833-68. 2005
    ..The work highlights the importance of patch size to understanding species interactions and demonstrates that competitive dominance can be a scale- dependent trait...
  24. pmc A dual function TAR Decoy serves as an anti-HIV siRNA delivery vehicle
    Hoshang J Unwalla
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Virol J 7:33. 2010
    ..TARmiR was able to inhibit HIV gene expression as a TAR decoy and by RNA interference when challenged with infectious proviral DNA. The implications of this dual function therapeutic would be discussed...
  25. doi Review of results from the Tube Versus Trabeculectomy Study
    Steven J Gedde
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 21:123-8. 2010
    ..This article reviews published results from the TVT Study...
  26. doi Unusual modification of the cabrol shunt for control of hemorrhage in acute type a aortic dissection
    Anthony L Panos
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Card Surg 24:544-6. 2009
    ..She developed life-threatening hemorrhage at the root of the aorta, which could not be controlled with usual measures. A modification of the original Cabrol shunt allowed for successful control of bleeding...
  27. doi Acute conjunctivitis: truth and misconceptions
    Terrence P O'Brien
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer at Palm Beach Gardens, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 25:1953-61. 2009
    ..A panel of ophthalmology experts was assembled to review and discuss the current evidence based literature as it pertains to each of these persistent controversies...
  28. doi Thinking about feelings: emotion focus in the parenting of children with early developmental risk
    J K Baker
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Intellect Disabil Res 53:450-62. 2009
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  29. doi Objective tremor registration during DBS surgery for essential tremor
    Spiridon Papapetropoulos
    Division of Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, United States
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 111:376-9. 2009
    ..Simple electronic tremor registration methods during DBS of the Vim nucleus of the thalamus may supplement the existing methodology that is solely based on subjective measures derived from clinical observations...
  30. pmc Digenic inheritance of non-syndromic deafness caused by mutations at the gap junction proteins Cx26 and Cx31
    Xue Zhong Liu
    Department of Otolaryngology D 48, University of Miami, 1666 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Hum Genet 125:53-62. 2009
    ..Together, our data indicate that a genetic interaction between these two connexin genes can lead to hearing loss...
  31. ncbi Update on respiratory management of critically ill neurologic patients
    Alejandro A Rabinstein
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1150 MW 14th street, Suite 304, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 5:476-82. 2005
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  32. ncbi Biologic effects of calcium-containing crystals
    Herman S Cheung
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center and Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 17:336-40. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review is to highlight the recent findings of the biologic effect of these crystals...
  33. ncbi Dissociated human embryonic and fetal adrenal glands in neural stem cell culture system: open fate for neuronal, nonneuronal, and chromaffin lineages?
    Jean Claude Bes
    The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 971:563-72. 2002
  34. ncbi Diabetes trends in the USA
    Jay S Skyler
    Pediatrics and Psychology, Division of Endocrinology, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 18:S21-6. 2002
    ..On an arbitrary gradient scale of 1 to 4 (with 1 being primitive and 4 being comprehensive), the US is only at stage 2 for diabetes care systems, indicating a pressing need for improvement in diabetes care...
  35. ncbi Right frontal EEG and pregnancy/neonatal outcomes
    Tiffany Field
    Touch Research Institutes, University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics D 820, P O Box 016820, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Psychiatry 65:35-47. 2002
    ..A discriminant function analysis based on the mothers' prenatal depression scores and biochemical measures correctly classified 74% of the women as greater relative right or left frontal EEG group members...
  36. ncbi Chronic pain after spinal injury: interference with sleep and daily activities
    E G Widerström-Noga
    Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, FL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1571-7. 2001
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  37. ncbi An octyl-2-cyanoacrylate formulation speeds healing of partial-thickness wounds
    S C Davis
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Dermatol Surg 27:783-8. 2001
    ..Occlusive dressings have been known to accelerate the rate of healing. Every year new dressings are being introduced in the marketplace...
  38. ncbi Bridging areas of injury in the spinal cord
    M B Bunge
    The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101, USA
    Neuroscientist 7:325-39. 2001
    ..The compelling question today is: What combinations of the strategies discussed, or new ones, along with an initial neuroprotective treatment, will substantially improve outcome after spinal cord injury?..
  39. ncbi Can the Treatment Services Review be used to estimate the costs of addiction and ancillary services?
    M T French
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami D93, P O Box 016069, Third Floor, Highland Professional Building, 1801 Northwest 9th Avenue, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Subst Abuse 12:341-61. 2000
    ..This paper examines whether a widely used treatment evaluation instrument, the Treatment Services Review (TSR), can be used to estimate the costs of addiction and ancillary services...
  40. pmc Increases in manic symptoms after life events involving goal attainment
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 249229, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2070, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:721-7. 2000
    ..These results are congruent with a series of recent polarity-specific findings...
  41. pmc EcoGene: a genome sequence database for Escherichia coli K-12
    K E Rudd
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101 6129, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 28:60-4. 2000
    ..Users can search and retrieve individual EcoGene GenePages or they can download large datasets for incorporation into database management systems, facilitating various genome-scale computational and functional analyses...
  42. pmc Spontaneous deleterious mutation in Arabidopsis thaliana
    S T Schultz
    Department of Biology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:11393-8. 1999
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  43. ncbi D3 dopamine and kappa opioid receptor alterations in human brain of cocaine-overdose victims
    D C Mash
    Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 877:507-22. 1999
    ..Understanding the complex regulatory profiles of DA and opioid synaptic markers that occur with chronic misuse of cocaine may suggest multitarget strategies for treating cocaine dependence...
  44. pmc Synaptic facilitation by reflected action potentials: enhancement of transmission when nerve impulses reverse direction at axon branch points
    S A Baccus
    Neuroscience Program, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:8345-50. 1998
    ..Reflection thus allows a neuron to amplify synaptic transmission from a selected group of its branches in a way that can be regulated by electrical activity...
  45. ncbi An electronic case manager for diabetes control
    L F Meneghini
    Diabetes Research Institute, Eleanor and Joseph Kosow Diagnostic and Treatment Center, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:591-6. 1998
    ..Sustained improvement in blood glucose control is the proven treatment outcome that will reduce or eliminate the long-term complications of diabetes...
  46. ncbi Human, nonhuman primate, and rat pancreatic islets express erythropoietin receptors
    Elizabeth S Fenjves
    Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Transplantation 75:1356-60. 2003
    ..The authors examined pancreatic islets for the presence of EPO-R to determine whether these cells are protected by EPO from cytokine-induced apoptosis...
  47. ncbi Systematic approach to benign paroxysmal positional vertigo in the elderly
    Simon I Angeli
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016960 D 48, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:719-25. 2003
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of a management approach that combines the canalith repositioning maneuver (CRM) and vestibular rehabilitation (VR) in the treatment of benign positional paroxysmal vertigo (BPPV) in elderly persons...
  48. ncbi The effect of chronic cortisol elevation on urea metabolism and excretion in the rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
    M D McDonald
    McMaster University, Department of Biology, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    J Comp Physiol B 174:71-81. 2004
    ..Thus, cortisol and glucocorticoid receptors appear to be involved in the regulation of endogenous urea production but not in the control of urea excretory mechanisms in the ammoniotelic trout...
  49. ncbi Outcomes of complex retinal detachment repair using 1000- vs 5000-centistoke silicone oil
    Ingrid U Scott
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:473-8. 2005
    ..To compare anatomic and visual acuity outcomes, as well as complication rates, after retinal detachment repair using 1000- vs 5000-centistoke silicone oil...
  50. ncbi Two-stage management of severe postprostatectomy bladder neck contracture associated with stress incontinence
    Angelo E Gousse
    Division of Female Urology, Voiding Dysfunction and Reconstructive Urology, Department of Urology, University of Miami School of Medicine and Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Urology 65:316-9. 2005
    ..Anastomotic BNC associated with urinary incontinence is a major complication after radical prostatectomy. Patients may present with a decreased force of stream, urinary retention, or stress, urge, or overflow urinary incontinence...
  51. ncbi Obesity, bariatric surgery and type 2 diabetes--a systematic review
    Cynthia V Ferchak
    Kosow Diabetes Treatment Center, Diabetes Research Institute of the University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:438-45. 2004
    ..Furthermore, sustained weight loss through bariatric surgical intervention is associated both with prevention of progression of IGT and with clinical remission of early type 2 diabetes...
  52. ncbi Coding of acoustic particle motion by utricular fibers in the sleeper goby, Dormitator latifrons
    Z Lu
    Department of Biology, University of Miami, 1301 Memorial Drive, Room 4, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 190:923-38. 2004
    ..Therefore, results of this study indicate that the utricle in this vertebrate plays an auditory role in azimuth and that utricular fibers extend the response dynamic range of this species in directional hearing...
  53. ncbi Failure rates in nonlatex surgical gloves
    Denise M Korniewicz
    University of Miami School of Nursing, School of Medicine, Department of Surgery and Epidemiology, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Am J Infect Control 32:268-73. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the frequency of glove defects for nonlatex surgical gloves while surgeons performed routine surgery and to evaluate surgeons' satisfaction with nonlatex sterile gloves...
  54. ncbi Construct validity of two identity status measures: the EIPQ and the EOM-EIS-II
    Seth J Schwartz
    Department of Psychaitry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Family Studies, University of Miami School of Medicine, 1425 NW, 10th Avenue, 2nd Floor, FL 33136, USA
    J Adolesc 27:477-83. 2004
    ..The EIPQ is recommended as the preferred instrument for making contrasts between or among identity statuses, whereas the EOM-EIS-II is recommended when the objective is to consider continuous measures of the identity statuses...
  55. ncbi Predictors of HIV risk among Hispanic farm workers in South Florida: women are at higher risk than men
    M Isabel Fernandez
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:165-74. 2004
    ..The study is an important first step toward developing tailored HIV prevention interventions for this at-risk, understudied population...
  56. ncbi Effects of prolonged copper exposure in the marine gulf toadfish (Opsanus beta). I. Hydromineral balance and plasma nitrogenous waste products
    M Grosell
    RSMAS, Division of Marine Biology and Fisheries, University of Miami, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, FL 33149 1098, USA
    Aquat Toxicol 68:249-62. 2004
    ..This response is most likely the result of the unique ability of this teleost to convert ammonia to urea...
  57. ncbi Rho GTPases as key transducers of proliferative signals in g1 cell cycle regulation
    Catherine F Welsh
    Department of Medicine and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 84:33-42. 2004
    ..Evidence pointing to the potential role of Rho-dependent pathways and their interaction with oncogenic Ras in contributing to such cell cycle abnormalities that characterize human breast cancer is also presented...
  58. ncbi Androgen and vitamin D receptor expression in archival human breast tumors
    Awtar Krishan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 58:53-60. 2004
    ..The present study was undertaken for quantitation of androgen (AR) and vitamin D (VDR) receptor expression in human male and female breast tumors by flow cytometry...
  59. ncbi Outcomes of pregnancies with sonographically detected nuchal cords remote from delivery
    Victor Hugo Gonzalez-Quintero
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 23:43-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of pregnancies with sonographically detected nuchal cords remote from delivery during the second and third trimesters of gestation...
  60. ncbi Adoption and integration of simulation-based learning technologies into the curriculum of a UK Undergraduate Education Programme
    S B Issenberg
    Centre for Research in Medical Education, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Med Educ 37:42-9. 2003
    ..At a time of significant changes in medical education world-wide, the international dimensions and global issues relating to the application of new learning technologies have been recognised...
  61. ncbi Telomere higher-order structure and genomic instability
    Terace M Fletcher
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1011 NW 15 Street, Rm 210 R629, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    IUBMB Life 55:443-9. 2003
    ..If the chromosome ends of cancer and normal cells exist in different states, cancer-specific telomere structures would offer a unique chemotherapeutic target...
  62. ncbi Control of the G1 phase cyclin-dependent kinases by mitogenic growth factors and the extracellular matrix
    R K Assoian
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy and Cancer Center, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101, USA
    Cytokine Growth Factor Rev 8:165-70. 1997
    ..In turn, these effects have provided the long-awaited molecular definitions to the phenotypes of mitogen-dependent and anchorage-dependent growth...

Research Grants62

  1. Massaging Preterm Infants Enhances Growth
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Neurohormonal Effects of Massage Therapy
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The K05 would allow me to increase my research time including being mentored and mentoring students from 25 to 75% time. ..
  3. Prenatal Depression and a Yoga Intervention
    Tiffany M Field; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We would expect that yoga would decrease depression, increase vagal activity, decrease cortisol and increase gestational age (decrease prematurity). ..
  4. The Basis of Psychotic Symptoms in Parkinson's Disease
    Spyridon Papapetropoulos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Recent publications from our group, our preliminary results, the brain tissue availability and the multidisciplinary team assembled provide strong support for the feasibility of this project. ..
  5. Sensory Impairment, Functional Status and Mortality
    David Lee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Economic Consequences of Alcohol Use Disorders
    Michael French; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, the research significance is high because few studies have used contemporary research methods and data to estimate the economic effects of alcohol use and abuse. ..
  7. ECONOMIC EVALUATION METHODS--DEVELOPMENT & APPLICATIONS
    Michael French; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  8. COSTS AND BENEFITS OF ALCOHOL SERVICES & INTERVENTIONS
    Michael French; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. as well as abroad, the proposed study holds important potential to assist researchers, policymakers, and program directors with economic evaluation guidelines and "real world" applications. ..
  9. Surveillance of Mortality and Morbidity in US Workers
    David J Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The University of Miami NIOSH NHIS Research Group proposes to use their existing Study Database derived from the National Health ..
  10. Epidemiology of Visual Impairment: The 1986-2002 NHIS
    David Lee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  11. Economic Evaluation Methods: Development and Application
    Michael French; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  12. UTILIZATION AND COST OF HEALTH SERVICES BY CDUs
    Michael French; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  13. EYE DISEASE, DISABILITY AND MORTALITY RISK IN US ADULTS
    David Lee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  14. Adolescent Exposure to Psychostimulants: Role of nNOS
    Yossef Itzhak; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results of these studies would provide new information on mechanisms that underlie the development of hypersensitivity to these drugs from adolescence through adulthood. ..
  15. Reconsolidation and extinction processes in the treatment of drug addiction
    Yossef Itzhak; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Substituted Amphetamines: NO-Dependent Mechanisms
    Yossef Itzhak; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  17. QUALITY OF LIFE IN ADULT CANCER SURVIVORS
    Charles Carver; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These people can continue providing important information about the experience of cancer survivorship and what qualities make the process easier or harder. ..
  18. Mechanisms of Bladder Cancer Progression
    Vinata B Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study should establish whether HA-HYAL1 family members have a place in the clinical management of BCa patients for predicting prognosis. ..
  19. Glycosaminoglycan-based inhibitors for treatment of prostate cancer
    Vinata B Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If proven efficacious, sHA compounds and 4-MU will be a novel class of glycosaminoglycan-based target-specific anti-tumor drugs. ..
  20. Glycosaminoglycans For IC Pathophysiology and Prognosis
    Vinata Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Furthermore, it might yield a test or a combination of tests that can be used in the follow-up of IC patients and for monitoring 9 treatment responses. ..
  21. Mechanisms of Bladder Cancer Progression
    Vinata Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Furthermore, it will establish whether the HA-HAase test or its combination with other tests can precisely monitor BCa recurrence. ..
  22. Glycosaminoglycan-based inhibitors for treatment of prostate cancer
    Vinata Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If proven efficacious, sHA compounds and 4-MU will be a novel class of glycosaminoglycan-based target-specific anti-tumor drugs. ..
  23. Identity & Context in HIV Prevention for Hispanic Youth
    SETH SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
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