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Top Publications

  1. doi The medical home, preventive care screenings, and counseling for children: evidence from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey
    Melissa A Romaire
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7660, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:338-45. 2010
  2. pmc Conditional estimation of sensitivity and specificity from a phase 2 biomarker study allowing early termination for futility
    Margaret Sullivan Pepe
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, M2 B500, Seattle, WA 98109, U S A
    Stat Med 28:762-79. 2009
  3. doi Access and use of the Internet for health information seeking: a survey of local public health professionals in the northwest
    Anne M Turner
    Center for Public Health Informatics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:67-9. 2009
  4. doi Oncology nursing society putting evidence into practice resources: where are we now and what is next?
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:965-70. 2008
  5. pmc A patient with Huntington's disease and long-surviving fetal neural transplants that developed mass lesions
    C Dirk Keene
    Department of Pathology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 98104, USA
    Acta Neuropathol 117:329-38. 2009
  6. pmc The limits of fine-scale mapping
    Lucian P Smith
    Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 5065, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 33:344-56. 2009
  7. pmc Variation in eicosanoid genes, non-fatal myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Atherosclerosis 204:e58-63. 2009
  8. doi Treating co-occurring Axis I disorders in recurrently suicidal women with borderline personality disorder: a 2-year randomized trial of dialectical behavior therapy versus community treatment by experts
    Melanie S Harned
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1068-75. 2008
  9. pmc Stable and dynamic microtubules coordinately shape the myosin activation zone during cytokinetic furrow formation
    Victoria E Foe
    The Center for Cell Dynamics, University of Washington, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    J Cell Biol 183:457-70. 2008
  10. ncbi Diamyd, an alum-formulated recombinant human GAD65 for the prevention of autoimmune diabetes
    Simon A Hinke
    University of Washington, Department of Pharmacology, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Curr Opin Mol Ther 10:516-25. 2008

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Publications62

  1. doi The medical home, preventive care screenings, and counseling for children: evidence from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey
    Melissa A Romaire
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7660, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:338-45. 2010
    ..This study examined associations between having a medical home and receipt of health screenings and anticipatory guidance...
  2. pmc Conditional estimation of sensitivity and specificity from a phase 2 biomarker study allowing early termination for futility
    Margaret Sullivan Pepe
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, M2 B500, Seattle, WA 98109, U S A
    Stat Med 28:762-79. 2009
    ..The conditional-UMVUE appears to be a very good choice...
  3. doi Access and use of the Internet for health information seeking: a survey of local public health professionals in the northwest
    Anne M Turner
    Center for Public Health Informatics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:67-9. 2009
    ..Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (80%) and state health department (60%) sites were used most commonly. These findings can be used to improve public health Web sites and support decision making in practice...
  4. doi Oncology nursing society putting evidence into practice resources: where are we now and what is next?
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:965-70. 2008
    ..The survey also elicited target topics for future ONS PEP resources. Awareness of the resources varies among different nursing roles. Increased awareness among clinicians can guide and support improved patient care...
  5. pmc A patient with Huntington's disease and long-surviving fetal neural transplants that developed mass lesions
    C Dirk Keene
    Department of Pathology, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 98104, USA
    Acta Neuropathol 117:329-38. 2009
    ..This report, for the first time, highlights the potential for graft overgrowth in a patient receiving fetal neural transplantation...
  6. pmc The limits of fine-scale mapping
    Lucian P Smith
    Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 5065, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 33:344-56. 2009
    ..If haplotypes are unknown due to incomplete penetrance, much information is lost, with more information lost the less indicative phenotype is of the underlying genotype...
  7. pmc Variation in eicosanoid genes, non-fatal myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke
    Rozenn N Lemaitre
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Atherosclerosis 204:e58-63. 2009
    ..A secondary aim was to replicate the interaction of PTGS2 rs20417 (-765G to C) with aspirin use on coronary heart disease risk observed in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (ARIC)...
  8. doi Treating co-occurring Axis I disorders in recurrently suicidal women with borderline personality disorder: a 2-year randomized trial of dialectical behavior therapy versus community treatment by experts
    Melanie S Harned
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1068-75. 2008
    ..DBT and CTBE did not significantly differ in the reduction of anxiety disorders, eating disorders, or major depressive disorder...
  9. pmc Stable and dynamic microtubules coordinately shape the myosin activation zone during cytokinetic furrow formation
    Victoria E Foe
    The Center for Cell Dynamics, University of Washington, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    J Cell Biol 183:457-70. 2008
    ..We conclude that opposite effects of stable versus dynamic microtubules focuses myosin activation to the cell equator during cytokinesis...
  10. ncbi Diamyd, an alum-formulated recombinant human GAD65 for the prevention of autoimmune diabetes
    Simon A Hinke
    University of Washington, Department of Pharmacology, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Curr Opin Mol Ther 10:516-25. 2008
    ..Phase II clinical trials indicated that Diamyd was safe and well tolerated in patients with T1DM or LADA. Diamyd is currently in phase II/III and III clinical trials for T1DM...
  11. pmc Signal features of the atherosclerotic plaque at 3.0 Tesla versus 1.5 Tesla: impact on automatic classification
    William S Kerwin
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 28:987-95. 2008
    ..To investigate the impact of different field strengths on determining plaque composition with an automatic classifier...
  12. pmc Shared priorities for the end-of-life period
    Lois Downey
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:175-88. 2009
    ..This change would reduce respondent burden in future investigations, simplify analyses aimed at identifying domains underlying the dying-and-death experience, and exclude the top-priority item of fewer than 4% of respondents...
  13. pmc Recent developments in PET detector technology
    Tom K Lewellen
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, University of Washington Medical Center, 222 Old Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Phys Med Biol 53:R287-317. 2008
    ..In this review, we will explore some of the recent developments in the quest for better PET detector technology...
  14. pmc Early effects of Communities That Care on targeted risks and initiation of delinquent behavior and substance use
    J David Hawkins
    Social Development Research Group, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:15-22. 2008
    ..This article describes early findings from the first group-randomized trial of CTC...
  15. doi Advancing psychology as a bio-behavioral science
    John E Carr
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, 4225 Roosevelt Way, NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 15:40-4. 2008
    ..By failing to seize this initiative, clinical health psychology risks becoming irrelevant to the evolving model of medical research, education and health care...
  16. doi Absorbance spectroscopy-based examination of effects of coagulation on the reactivity of fractions of natural organic matter with varying apparent molecular weights
    Gregory Korshin
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Box 352700, Seattle, WA 98195 2700, United States
    Water Res 43:1541-8. 2009
    ..Comparison of ASI indexes in different water sources indicates the presence of both common trends and differences indicative of NOM site-specificity...
  17. pmc Global view of bionetwork dynamics: adaptive landscape
    Ping Ao
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    J Genet Genomics 36:63-73. 2009
    ..I will discuss three types of open problems associated with the adaptive landscape in a broader perspective...
  18. doi Sensory ataxic neuropathy with dysarthria and ophthalmoparesis (SANDO) in late life due to compound heterozygous POLG mutations
    Michael D Weiss
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington Medical Center, Box 356115, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Muscle Nerve 41:882-5. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, none of these mutations have been demonstrated previously in SANDO. This patient's late presentation illustrates that a mitochondrial disorder should be considered regardless of age if the clinical symptoms warrant...
  19. pmc A rubber transfer gasket to improve the throughput of liquid-liquid extraction in 96-well plates: application to vitamin D testing
    Andrew N Hoofnagle
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7110, USA
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 878:1639-42. 2010
    ..We aimed to improve the throughput of liquid-liquid extraction of plasma/serum for the assay of 25-hydroxy vitamin D...
  20. pmc Predicting organic hydrogen atom transfer rate constants using the Marcus cross relation
    Jeffrey J Warren
    Department of Chemistry, University of Washington, Box 351700, Seattle, WA 98107 1700, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:5282-7. 2010
    ..The CR/KSE model shows remarkable predictive power, predicting rate constants to within a factor of 5 for almost all of the surveyed HAT reactions...
  21. doi Person-oriented methods in partner violence research: distinct biopsychosocial profiles among battered women
    Paula S Nurius
    School of Social Work and Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center affiliate, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Interpers Violence 25:1064-93. 2010
    ..We discuss the implications these findings have for developing adaptive interventions for battered women, as well as the potential utility of person-oriented tools for violence researchers...
  22. doi The role of public health in mental and behavioral health in children and families following disasters
    Randal D Beaton
    Schools of Nursing and Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:E1-11. 2009
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  23. doi Weight-based, low-dose pediatric whole-body PET/CT protocols
    Adam M Alessio
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Old Fisheries Center, Seattle, Washington 98195 7987, USA
    J Nucl Med 50:1570-7. 2009
    ..We developed pediatric PET/CT acquisition protocols customized to patient weight and estimated the dosimetry and cancer risk of these low-dose protocols to communicate basic imaging risks...
  24. doi Salvage therapy with single agent bevacizumab for recurrent glioblastoma
    Marc C Chamberlain
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of Washington, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    J Neurooncol 96:259-69. 2010
    ..5 months). 6-month and 12-month PFS were 42% and 22% respectively. Single agent bevacizumab demonstrated efficacy and acceptable toxicity in this cohort of adults with recurrent alkylator-refractory GBM...
  25. doi Seasonal plasticity of auditory saccular sensitivity in the vocal plainfin midshipman fish, Porichthys notatus
    Joseph A Sisneros
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Neurophysiol 102:1121-31. 2009
    ..Such reproductive-dependent changes in saccule sensitivity may represent an adaptive plasticity of the midshipman auditory sense to enhance mate detection, recognition, and localization during the breeding season...
  26. pmc Predictors of hearing protection use in construction workers
    Jane Edelson
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, 4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98205, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 53:605-15. 2009
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  27. doi Beyond PSA: utility of novel tumor markers in the setting of elevated PSA
    Daniel W Lin
    Department of Urology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Urol Oncol 27:315-21. 2009
    ..This review will first highlight several characteristics of an ideal biomarker, then focus on select emerging biomarkers for the detection of prostate cancer...
  28. doi Endocrine mechanisms mediating remission of diabetes after gastric bypass surgery
    D E Cummings
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:S33-40. 2009
    ..Research designed to prioritize these mechanisms and identify potential additional mechanisms promises to help optimize surgical design and might also reveal novel pharmaceutical targets for diabetes treatment...
  29. doi Health effects of long-term air pollution: influence of exposure prediction methods
    Sun Young Kim
    Departments of aEnvironmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Epidemiology 20:442-50. 2009
    ..This simulation study explores how 2 common prediction approaches for fine particulate matter (PM2.5) affect relative risk estimates for cardiovascular events in a single geographic area...
  30. pmc Cerebellar vermal volumes and behavioral correlates in children with autism spectrum disorder
    Sara Jane Webb
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 38195, United States
    Psychiatry Res 172:61-7. 2009
    ..Within the DD group, larger cerebellar measurements were correlated with fewer impairments. The specific relation between altered cerebellar structure and symptom expression in autism remains unclear...
  31. ncbi Neoplastic meningitis
    Marc C Chamberlain
    Department of Neurology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Neuro Oncology Program, 825 Eastlake Avenue E, Mail stop G 6800, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 8:249-58. 2008
    ..Although treatment of NM is palliative, with an expected median patient survival of 3 to 6 months, it often affords stabilization and protection from further neurologic deterioration in patients with NM...
  32. doi Patients with abnormal IgM levels: assessment, clinical interpretation, and treatment
    Hans D Ochs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle Children s Hospital Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:509-11. 2008
  33. ncbi A cross-sectional comparison of prevalent diagnoses and medication profiles for residents in an assisted living facility at two time periods
    Annie Y Lam
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Consult Pharm 22:312-9. 2007
    ..Describe the prevalence of diagnoses and prescribed medications in an assisted living facility for one month in 2001 and 2004...
  34. pmc A partnership in teaching evidence-based medicine to interns at the University of Washington Medical Center
    Andrea Ryce
    National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Northwest Region, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 95:283-6. 2007
  35. ncbi Epigallocatechin-3-gallate and bicalutamide cause growth arrest and apoptosis in NRP-152 and NRP-154 prostate epithelial cells
    Colm Morrissey
    Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, Dublin Molecular Medicine Centre, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Urol 14:545-51. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to elucidate the effects of epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG), one of the major constituents of green tea, on growth inhibition and apoptosis in prostate epithelial cell lines with and without bicalutamide...
  36. ncbi Renal and urologic manifestations of pediatric condition falsification/Munchausen by proxy
    Kenneth W Feldman
    Department of Pediatrics, General Pediatric Division, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:849-56. 2007
    ..In conclusion, falsifications of childhood renal and urologic illness are relatively uncommon; however, the deceits are prolonged and tortuous. Early recognition and intervention might limit the harm...
  37. ncbi Human herpesvirus 6 and central nervous system disease in hematopoietic cell transplantation
    Danielle M Zerr
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Clin Virol 37:S52-6. 2006
    ..In addition, longitudinal observational studies have established a correlation between systemic HHV-6 reactivation and CNS dysfunction. Further research is needed to define optimal diagnostic, prevention, and treatment strategies...
  38. ncbi Children's emotion regulation: Self-report and physiological response to peer provocation
    Danielle M Hessler
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Dev Psychol 43:27-38. 2007
    ..The context-free but not the context-specific self-report measure was associated with a failure to suppress vagal tone. Implications for ER measurement and children's peer relations are discussed...
  39. pmc Nonlinear magnetic field gradients can reduce SAR in flow-driven arterial spin labeling measurements
    Kenneth I Marro
    Department of Radiology, Box 357115, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7115, USA
    J Magn Reson 185:94-102. 2007
    ..The modeling tools were also applied to the more widely used continuous arterial spin labeling (CASL) method and predicted that specially shaped gradients could allow similar reductions in SAR...
  40. ncbi Epithelioid trophoblastic tumor: review of a rare neoplasm of the chorionic-type intermediate trophoblast
    Kimberly H Allison
    Division of Anatomic Pathology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific St, Room BB 220, Box 356100, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1875-7. 2006
    ..The clinical behavior of this rare form of gestational trophoblastic disease is difficult to predict. Although most cases follow a benign course following resection, there is a potential for metastatic disease...
  41. pmc Symptom experience in the last year of life among individuals with cancer
    Ardith Z Doorenbos
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, WA 98195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:403-12. 2006
    ..With greater understanding of the symptom experience, intervention strategies can be targeted to achieve the desired outcome of increased quality of life at the end of life...
  42. ncbi The interpersonal experience of health care through the eyes of patients with diabetes
    Paul Ciechanowski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356560, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:3067-79. 2006
    ..semi-structured interviews with a purposive sample of 27 patients with type 2 diabetes attending the University of Washington Diabetes Care Center in Seattle to explore issues of trust and collaboration in the health care setting...
  43. ncbi Endotoxin tolerance attenuates LPS-induced TLR4 mobilization to lipid rafts: a condition reversed by PKC activation
    Joseph Cuschieri
    University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 9th Avenue, Box 359796, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Leukoc Biol 80:1289-97. 2006
    ..Thus, endotoxin tolerance appears to be induced through attenuated TLR4 formation following LPS stimulation. This complex formation appears to be PKC-dependent, and restoration of PKC activity reverses tolerance...
  44. ncbi Improved detection of cell death in vivo with annexin V radiolabeled by site-specific methods
    Jonathan F Tait
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 7110, USA
    J Nucl Med 47:1546-53. 2006
    ..We now show that this assumption is incorrect by measuring the affinity of annexin V for cells in vitro by quantitative calcium titration under conditions of low membrane occupancy...
  45. ncbi Gestational diabetes mellitus increases the risk of cardiovascular disease in women with a family history of type 2 diabetes
    Darcy B Carr
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6460, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2078-83. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether a history of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) further increases the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in parous women with first-degree relatives with type 2 diabetes...
  46. ncbi Nurse practitioners as attending providers for workers with uncomplicated back injuries: using administrative data to evaluate quality and process of care
    Jeanne M Sears
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:900-8. 2007
    ....
  47. pmc Variation in inflammation-related genes and risk of incident nonfatal myocardial infarction or ischemic stroke
    Joshua C Bis
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 981041, USA
    Atherosclerosis 198:166-73. 2008
    ....
  48. pmc Estimating population cause-specific mortality fractions from in-hospital mortality: validation of a new method
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e326. 2007
    ..We propose a method to estimate population cause-specific mortality fractions (CSMFs) using data already collected in many middle-income and some low-income developing nations, yet rarely used: in-hospital death records...
  49. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine provider use and expenditures by cancer treatment phase
    William E Lafferty
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:326-34. 2008
    ..To assess the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers and the associated expenditures by specific treatment phases among patients with cancer...
  50. doi Vagotomy during hiatal hernia repair: a benign esophageal lengthening procedure
    Brant K Oelschlager
    Department of Surgery, UThe Swallowing Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6410, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:1155-62. 2008
    ..In doing so, we hope to understand the risk incurred by vagus nerve division in this setting in order to evaluate its role in managing the short esophagus...
  51. pmc A preliminary evaluation of the motivational model of pain self-management in persons with spinal cord injury-related pain
    Ivan R Molton
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195
    J Pain 9:606-12. 2008
    ..However, the model could not be established for the outcome of task persistence...
  52. pmc Personal and family medical history correlates of rheumatoid arthritis
    Anneclaire J De Roos
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:433-9. 2008
    ..We studied personal and family medical history correlates of incident and prevalent RA in women...
  53. pmc The role of face familiarity in eye tracking of faces by individuals with autism spectrum disorders
    Lindsey Sterling
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington Autism Center, University of Washington, Box 357920, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:1666-75. 2008
    ..A second task assessed facial recognition accuracy and response time for familiar and novel faces. The groups did not differ on accuracy or reaction times...
  54. ncbi Infant gaze following and pointing predict accelerated vocabulary growth through two years of age: a longitudinal, growth curve modeling study
    Rechele Brooks
    University of Washington, Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences, Box 357988, Seattle, WA 98195 7988, USA
    J Child Lang 35:207-20. 2008
    ..We highlight the role of social cognition in word learning and emphasize the communicative-referential functions of early gaze following and pointing...
  55. doi More than 400 million years of evolution and some plants still can't make it on their own: plant stress tolerance via fungal symbiosis
    Rusty Rodriguez
    US Geological Survey, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    J Exp Bot 59:1109-14. 2008
    ..Moreover, the endophytes have a broad host range encompassing both monocots and eudicots, and confer habitat-specific stress tolerance to both plant groups...
  56. ncbi Virtual cues and functional mobility of people with Parkinson's disease: a single-subject pilot study
    Tatiana A Kaminsky
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:437-48. 2007
    ..All participants expressed satisfaction with VCS. VCS shows promise in simulating kinesia paradoxa to improve the gait of some adults with PD in the home and community...
  57. ncbi The role of myeloperoxidase in HDL oxidation and atherogenesis
    Jay W Heinecke
    Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition, Box 356426, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 9:249-51. 2007
  58. ncbi Education, cognitive function, and severity of neuropathology in Alzheimer disease
    T D Koepsell
    National Alzheimer s Coordinating Center, University of Washington, 4311 11th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Neurology 70:1732-9. 2008
    ..Education may modulate the degree to which the neuropathology of Alzheimer disease (AD) is expressed as impaired cognitive performance...
  59. pmc Higher testosterone levels are associated with increased high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in men with cardiovascular disease: results from the Massachusetts Male Aging Study
    Stephanie T Page
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Asian J Androl 10:193-200. 2008
    ..To study the relationship between circulating androgens (total testosterone [TT], free testosterone [fT] and dihydrotestosterone [DHT]) and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) in men with and without cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  60. ncbi Antioxidant vitamin supplement use and risk of dementia or Alzheimer's disease in older adults
    Shelly L Gray
    School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:291-5. 2008
    ..To examine whether use of vitamins C or E alone or in combination was associated with lower incidence of dementia or Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  61. pmc A five state dissemination of a community-based disability prevention program for older adults
    Elizabeth A Phelan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 1:267-74. 2006
    ..To describe challenges in disseminating the Health Enhancement Program (HEP), a community-based disability prevention program for community dwelling elders, and to examine program effectiveness in geographically dispersed sites...
  62. ncbi A semiparametric approach for the nonparametric transformation survival model with multiple covariates
    Xiao Song
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Biostatistics 8:197-211. 2007
    ..The estimator is evaluated via simulation studies and illustrated with the Veterans Administration lung cancer data set...

Research Grants62

  1. RESEARCH TRAINING IN MEDICAL REHABILITATION
    Mark Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..that will continue to support trainees in the Rehabilitation Sciences Research Training Program at the University of Washington. Two postdoctoral fellows and four predoctoral fellows will be in training annually...
  2. Rehabilitation of Spinal Cord Injury-Related Pain
    Mark Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Management of Chronic Pain in Rehabilitation Medicine
    Mark Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A Scientific Core will provide scientific direction, project coordination, data collection and management, statistical support, and shared scientific expertise. ..
  4. Food environment, diet quality, and disparities in obesity
    Adam Drewnowski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Spatial analyses and multilevel regression models will be used to test the hypothesis that physical and economic access to foods sources may predict dietary energy density and obesity rates. ..
  5. Food environment, diet quality, and disparities in obesity
    Adam Drewnowski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Spatial analyses and multilevel regression models will be used to test the hypothesis that physical and economic access to foods sources may predict dietary energy density and obesity rates. ..
  6. An Exploratory Center for Obesity Research (RMI)
    Adam Drewnowski; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The existing research base at the University of Washington; the commitment of local and state agencies, Public Health-Seattle & King County and the Washington ..
  7. A RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF LIAISON PSYCHIATRY IN PRIMARY CARE
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  8. Comorbid Anxiety Disorders in Adolescents with Asthma
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results of this grant will be used to develop future treatment programs for adolescent patients with comorbid asthma and anxiety. ..
  9. Population-Based Psychiatric Intervention--Primary Care
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..coursework in epidemiology, health services, health management, biostatistics and health economics at the University of Washington School of Public Health and mentorship from external consultants. These courses will improve Dr...
  10. A Randomized Trial in Liaison Psychiatry in Primary Care
    Wayne J Katon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Secondary process and outcome measures will include functional disability, adherence to prescribed medications and disease self-management behaviors (i.e. physical activity and nutrition). ..
  11. A Randomized Trial in Liaison Psychiatry in Primary Care
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Secondary process and outcome measures will include functional disability, adherence to prescribed medications and disease self-management behaviors (i.e. physical activity and nutrition). ..
  12. A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice Caregivers
    George Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  13. A Randomized Trial in Liaison Psychiatry in Primary Care
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Secondary process and outcome measures will include functional disability, adherence to prescribed medications and disease self-management behaviors (i.e. physical activity and nutrition). ..
  14. National Research Scientist Award (T-32)
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Reducing Disparities and Improving Care for Depression in OB-GYN Clinics
    Wayne J Katon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The potential improvements in depression treatment outcomes and quality of life for the large proportion of women who receive their care in this setting will be substantial. ..
  16. A RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF LIAISON PSYCHIATRY IN PRIMARY CARE
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Randomized patients will be interviewed at baseline and at 3, 6 and 12 months post-randomization. These interviews will assess the same process and outcome variables as Study 1...
  17. RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF LIAISON PSYCHIATRY IN PRIMARY CARE
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Most high risk patients enrolled in the Relapse Prevention Program are expected to elect maintenance pharmacotherapy. Outcomes will be assessed 3, 6 ad 12 months after randomization. ..
  18. POPULATION BASED PSYCHIATRIC INTERVENTION--PRIMARY CARE
    Wayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..both locally and nationally, and graduate level course work in epidemiology, health economics at the University of Washington School of Public Health...
  19. Oral Androgen Administration and Function in Man
    JOHN AMORY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Matsumoto M.D., Director, Clinical Research Unit VA-Puget Sound and Professor of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine will co-mentor this award.
  20. CHS Events Follow-up Study
    Bruce M Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Additional knowledge about the determinants of cardiovascular health and disease in older adults will help physicians and their patients make diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic decisions. PROJECT/ ..
  21. Genome-wide case-only study of antihypertensive drug-gene interactions
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  22. WGA Study to Identify Genetic Variants Associated with CV Events in CHS
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..team includes experts in epidemiology, cardiovascular disease, genetics and biostatistics from the University of Washington, the University of Vermont, Cedars-Sinai Institute of Medical Genetics, and the CHS Steering Committee...
  23. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ANTI-HYPERTENSIVE DRUGS IN THE ELDERLY
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..This project will enable us to pursue vigorously a set of related analyses of the effects of anti-hypertensive medicines on a variety of outcomes in the elderly...
  24. ANTIHYPERTENSIVE MEDICATIONS, MI AND STROKE
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..For individual calcium-channel blocking agents, the study will have 74-94% power to detect RRs in the range of 1.4-1.5 for MI and 72-91% power to detect RRs in the range of 1.3-1.4 for the combined endpoint of MI plus stroke. ..
  25. Trends in and Outcomes of Medication Use in Older Adults
    Bruce Psaty; Fiscal Year: 2004
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