Qiang Li

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Selective enhancement filters for nodules, vessels, and airway walls in two- and three-dimensional CT scans
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 30:2040-51. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of typical evaluation methods for computer-aided diagnostic schemes: Monte Carlo simulation study
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, MC2026, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 34:871-6. 2007
  3. pmc Computerized detection of lung nodules in thin-section CT images by use of selective enhancement filters and an automated rule-based classifier
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:165-75. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Investigation of new psychophysical measures for evaluation of similar images on thoracic computed tomography for distinction between benign and malignant nodules
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 30:2584-93. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduction of bias and variance for evaluation of computer-aided diagnostic schemes
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:868-75. 2006
  6. pmc Reliable evaluation of performance level for computer-aided diagnostic scheme
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:985-91. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis and minimization of overtraining effect in rule-based classifiers for computer-aided diagnosis
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:320-8. 2006
  8. pmc Recent progress in computer-aided diagnosis of lung nodules on thin-section CT
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC2026, Chicago, IL 6063, USA
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 31:248-57. 2007
  9. pmc Improvement of bias and generalizability for computer-aided diagnostic schemes
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 31:338-45. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided diagnosis in thoracic CT
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 26:357-63. 2005

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Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Selective enhancement filters for nodules, vessels, and airway walls in two- and three-dimensional CT scans
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 30:2040-51. 2003
    ..We believe that the three enhancement filters developed in this study would be useful in the computerized detection of cancer in 2D and 3D medical images...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of typical evaluation methods for computer-aided diagnostic schemes: Monte Carlo simulation study
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, MC2026, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 34:871-6. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Computerized detection of lung nodules in thin-section CT images by use of selective enhancement filters and an automated rule-based classifier
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:165-75. 2008
    ..We have been developing a computer-aided diagnostic (CAD) scheme for lung nodule detection in order to assist radiologists in the detection of lung cancer in thin-section computed tomography (CT) images...
  4. ncbi request reprint Investigation of new psychophysical measures for evaluation of similar images on thoracic computed tomography for distinction between benign and malignant nodules
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 30:2584-93. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduction of bias and variance for evaluation of computer-aided diagnostic schemes
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:868-75. 2006
    ..We believe that, with the recommended evaluation methods, we can considerably reduce the bias and variance in the estimated performance levels of CAD schemes...
  6. pmc Reliable evaluation of performance level for computer-aided diagnostic scheme
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:985-91. 2007
    ..Computer-aided diagnostic (CAD) schemes have been developed for assisting radiologists in the detection of various lesions in medical images. The reliable evaluation of CAD schemes is an important task in the field of CAD research...
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis and minimization of overtraining effect in rule-based classifiers for computer-aided diagnosis
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:320-8. 2006
    ..We believe that this threshold selection method is very useful in the construction of automated rule-based classifiers with minimized overtraining effect...
  8. pmc Recent progress in computer-aided diagnosis of lung nodules on thin-section CT
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC2026, Chicago, IL 6063, USA
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 31:248-57. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Improvement of bias and generalizability for computer-aided diagnostic schemes
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 31:338-45. 2007
    ..We believe that this article will be useful to researchers in the field of CAD research who can improve the bias and generalizability of their CAD schemes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided diagnosis in thoracic CT
    Qiang Li
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 26:357-63. 2005
    ..Observer performance studies indicate that these CAD schemes would be useful in clinical practice by providing radiologists with computer output as a "second opinion."..
  11. ncbi request reprint Radiologists' performance for differentiating benign from malignant lung nodules on high-resolution CT using computer-estimated likelihood of malignancy
    Feng Li
    Department of Radiology, Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, MC 2026, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1209-15. 2004
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate whether a computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) scheme can assist radiologists in distinguishing small benign from malignant lung nodules on high-resolution CT (HRCT)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Quantitative computerized analysis of diffuse lung disease in high-resolution computed tomography
    Yoshikazu Uchiyama
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 30:2440-54. 2003
    ..The specificity in detecting a normal ROI was 88.1% (940/1067). This computerized method may be useful in assisting radiologists in their assessment of diffuse lung disease in HRCT images...
  13. doi request reprint Subjective similarity of patterns of diffuse interstitial lung disease on thin-section CT: an observer performance study
    Feng Li
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, MC 2026, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:477-85. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided detection of peripheral lung cancers missed at CT: ROC analyses without and with localization
    Feng Li
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Radiology 237:684-90. 2005
    ..To retrospectively evaluate whether a difference-image computer-aided detection (CAD) scheme can help radiologists detect peripheral lung cancers missed at low-dose computed tomography (CT)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Investigation of psychophysical similarity measures for selection of similar images in the diagnosis of clustered microcalcifications on mammograms
    Chisako Muramatsu
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 35:5695-702. 2008
    ..58). The result indicated that similar images selected by the psychophysical similarity measure may be useful to radiologists in the diagnosis of clustered microcalcifications on mammograms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Computerized scheme for determination of the likelihood measure of malignancy for pulmonary nodules on low-dose CT images
    Masahito Aoyama
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratory for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 30:387-94. 2003
    ..The automated computerized scheme for determination of the likelihood measure of malignancy would be useful in assisting radiologists to distinguish between benign and malignant pulmonary nodules on LDCT images...
  17. doi request reprint An investigation of radiologists' perception of lesion similarity: observations with paired breast masses on mammograms and paired lung nodules on CT images
    Seiji Kumazawa
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC2026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:887-94. 2008
    ..We conducted an observer study to investigate whether radiologists can judge similarities in pairs of breast masses and lung nodules consistently and reproducibly...
  18. ncbi request reprint Improving radiologists' recommendations with computer-aided diagnosis for management of small nodules detected by CT
    Feng Li
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Radiol 13:943-50. 2006
    ..To evaluate how computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) can improve radiologists' recommendations for management of possible early lung cancers on CT...
  19. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided diagnostic scheme for the detection of lung nodules on chest radiographs: localized search method based on anatomical classification
    Junji Shiraishi
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 2026, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:2642-53. 2006
    ..2 false positives per image for training cases. The advanced CAD scheme involving the localized search method with anatomical classification provided improved detection of pulmonary nodules on chest radiographs for 924 lung nodule cases...
  20. doi request reprint Computerized detection of diffuse lung disease in MDCT: the usefulness of statistical texture features
    Jiahui Wang
    Department of Radiology, Duke University, 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 302, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Phys Med Biol 54:6881-99. 2009
    ..Our computerized scheme would be useful for assisting radiologists in the diagnosis of diffuse lung disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Integrating PET and CT information to improve diagnostic accuracy for lung nodules: A semiautomatic computer-aided method
    Yongkang Nie
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Nucl Med 47:1075-80. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided diagnosis in chest radiography: results of large-scale observer tests at the 1996-2001 RSNA scientific assemblies
    Hiroyuki Abe
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, MC 2026, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Radiographics 23:255-65. 2003
    ..This result provides additional evidence that CAD has the potential to improve the performance of radiologists in their decision-making process in interpreting chest radiographs...
  23. pmc Automated segmentation of lungs with severe interstitial lung disease in CT
    Jiahui Wang
    Department of Radiology, Duke University, 2424 Erwin Road, Suite 302, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Med Phys 36:4592-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, we developed in this study a texture analysis-based method for accurate segmentation of lungs with severe ILD in multidetector CT scans...
  24. doi request reprint Determination of similarity measures for pairs of mass lesions on mammograms by use of BI-RADS lesion descriptors and image features
    Chisako Muramatsu
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:443-9. 2009
    ..To determine similarity measures for selection of pathology-known similar images that would be useful for radiologists as a reference guide in the diagnosis of new breast lesions on mammograms...
  25. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided diagnosis in chest radiology
    Hiroyuki Abe
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 25:432-7. 2004
    ..There are some commercially available products for these schemes and more are expected to be available in the near future. The current status of CAD for CT is also discussed briefly in this article...
  26. pmc Presentation of similar images as a reference for distinction between benign and malignant masses on mammograms: analysis of initial observer study
    Chisako Muramatsu
    Department of Radiology, Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Digit Imaging 23:592-602. 2010
    ..The results of this study could be very important and useful for the future development and improvement of a computer-aided diagnosis system...
  27. ncbi request reprint Development of a computer-aided diagnostic scheme for detection of interval changes in successive whole-body bone scans
    Junji Shiraishi
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2026, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 34:25-36. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the CAD scheme for the detection of interval changes by use of temporal subtraction images would be useful in assisting radiologists' interpretation on successive bone scan images...
  28. ncbi request reprint Computerized detection of vertebral compression fractures on lateral chest radiographs: preliminary results with a tool for early detection of osteoporosis
    Satoshi Kasai
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:4664-74. 2006
    ..Our preliminary results show that the automated computerized scheme for detecting vertebral fractures on lateral chest radiographs has the potential to assist radiologists in detecting vertebral fractures...
  29. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of temporal subtraction images for identification of interval changes in successive whole-body bone scans: JAFROC analysis of radiologists' performance
    Junji Shiraishi
    Department of Radiology, Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, MC2026, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 14:959-66. 2007
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Computer-aided diagnosis and artificial intelligence in clinical imaging
    Junji Shiraishi
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Semin Nucl Med 41:449-62. 2011
    ..It is likely that CAD will be integrated into picture archiving and communication systems and will become a standard of care for diagnostic examinations in daily clinical work...
  31. ncbi request reprint Investigation of psychophysical measure for evaluation of similar images for mammographic masses: preliminary results
    Chisako Muramatsu
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 2026, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 32:2295-304. 2005
    ..798). The preliminary result indicates that a psychophysical similarity measure would be useful in the selection of images similar to those of unknown masses on mammograms...
  32. pmc A computerized scheme for lung nodule detection in multiprojection chest radiography
    Wei Guo
    Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Med Phys 39:2001-12. 2012
    ..In this study, the authors further verify that multiprojection chest radiography can greatly improve the performance of a computer-aided diagnostic (CAD) scheme...
  33. ncbi request reprint Experimental determination of subjective similarity for pairs of clustered microcalcifications on mammograms: observer study results
    Chisako Muramatsu
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 33:3460-8. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Automated computerized scheme for distinction between benign and malignant solitary pulmonary nodules on chest images
    Masahito Aoyama
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 29:701-8. 2002
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Determination of subjective similarity for pairs of masses and pairs of clustered microcalcifications on mammograms: comparison of similarity ranking scores and absolute similarity ratings
    Chisako Muramatsu
    Kurt Rossmann Laboratories for Radiologic Image Research, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2026, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 34:2890-5. 2007
    ..These results provide evidence that the concept of similarity for pairs of images is robust, even across different lesion types, and that radiologists are able to reliably determine subjective similarity for pairs of breast lesions...
  36. ncbi request reprint Automated computerized scheme for detection of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in three-dimensional magnetic resonance angiography
    Hidetaka Arimura
    Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:1093-104. 2004
    ..A computerized scheme for automated detection of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in magnetic resonance angiography was developed based on the use of a three-dimensional selective enhancement filter for dots (aneurysms)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Segmentation of pulmonary nodules in three-dimensional CT images by use of a spiral-scanning technique
    Jiahui Wang
    Department of Radiology, MC2026, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Med Phys 34:4678-89. 2007
    ..The segmentation method provided relatively reliable results for pulmonary nodule segmentation and would be useful for lung cancer quantification, detection, and diagnosis...
  38. pmc An active contour model for medical image segmentation with application to brain CT image
    Xiaohua Qian
    Department of Radiology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Med Phys 40:021911. 2013
    ..A region-based active contour model, which is insensitive to contour initialization and robust to intensity inhomogeneity, was developed for segmenting CSF in brain CT images...
  39. ncbi request reprint Development of a computerized method for identifying the posteroanterior and lateral views of chest radiographs by use of a template matching technique
    Hidetaka Arimura
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Hiroshima, International University, Japan
    Med Phys 29:1556-61. 2002
    ..In the second step, the correlation values with the six templates for small and large patients were compared, and all of the remaining unidentifiable cases were identified correctly...
  40. ncbi request reprint Online compensation for target motion with scanned particle beams: simulation environment
    Qiang Li
    Institute of Modem Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou 730000, People s Republic of China
    Phys Med Biol 49:3029-46. 2004
    ..It contributes a substantial basis for the experimental research on the irradiation of moving target volumes with scanned ion beams at GSI which will be presented in upcoming papers...
  41. ncbi request reprint Detection of lung nodules on digital chest radiographs: potential usefulness of a new contralateral subtraction technique
    Shunji Tsukuda
    Department of Radiology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Radiology 223:199-203. 2002
    ..To evaluate the potential usefulness of a contralateral subtraction technique developed for radiologists' performance in the detection of subtle lung nodules on chest radiographs...
  42. ncbi request reprint Computerized detection of intracranial aneurysms for three-dimensional MR angiography: feature extraction of small protrusions based on a shape-based difference image technique
    Hidetaka Arimura
    Department of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Kyushu University, 3 1 1, Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Med Phys 33:394-401. 2006
    ..The computer-aided diagnostic (CAD) scheme may be robust and useful in assisting radiologists in the detection of intracranial aneurysms for MRA...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Development of an image processing scheme for chest radiographs using a dot printer]
    Masayuki Shimosegawa
    Department of Radiological Technology, Gunma Prefectural College of Health Sciences, Japan
    Nihon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi 58:1268-77. 2002
    ..The area under the ROC curve (A(z)) for dot printer images was 0.816, while sensitivity and specificity were 77.6% and 75.2%, respectively. The performance indicated the usefulness of our image processing scheme...
  44. doi request reprint Neurocutaneous melanosis in an adult patient with diffuse leptomeningeal melanosis and a rapidly deteriorating course: case report and review of the literature
    Wei Zhang
    Department of Neurology, Tangdu Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an City, Shaanxi Province 710038, China
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:609-13. 2008
    ..This case illustrates the importance of considering the likelihood of underlying NCM when evaluating adult patients with neurologic symptoms and cutaneous melanosis...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Clinical features of endotracheal/endobronchial metastases: analysis of 62 cases]
    Chong Bai
    Department of Respiratory, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 46:806-9. 2007
    ..To describe the clinical presentations, diagnosis and treatment of endotracheal/endobronchial metastases (EEM)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Simulations to design an online motion compensation system for scanned particle beams
    Sven Oliver Grözinger
    Gesellschaft fur Schwerionenforschung GSI, 64291 Darmstadt, Germany
    Phys Med Biol 51:3517-31. 2006
    ..Even limited compensation precision (standard deviation approximately 2 mm), introduced to simulate possible limitations of real-time target tracking, resulted in less than 3% loss in dose homogeneity...
  47. ncbi request reprint [The experimental study on the inhibitory effect of tripterine on airway inflammation in asthmatic mice]
    Rui lin Liu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Changhai Hospital, Second Military University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 27:165-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the effect and mechanism of tripterine on airway inflammation in asthmatic mice...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary epithelioid hemangioendothelioma. a case report and review of the literature]
    Zhi Fu Guo
    Department of Respiratory Diseases, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 26:626-9. 2003
    ..To describe the clinical features of pulmonary epithelioid hemangioendothelioma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Thyroid transcription factor-1 expression prevalence and its clinical implications in non-small cell lung cancer: a high-throughput tissue microarray and immunohistochemistry study
    Dongfeng Tan
    Lung Cancer Program, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, State University of New York, Buffalo, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:597-604. 2003
    ..The results from this study strongly indicate that further investigation is warranted to better define the role of TTF-1 as a prognostic factor in this malignancy...
  50. ncbi request reprint A model to evaluate the biological effect induced by the emitted particles from a beta-delayed particle decay beam
    Qiang Li
    Research Center for Charged Particle Therapy, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4 9 1 Anagawa, Inage Ku, Chiba 263 8555, Japan
    Phys Med Biol 48:2971-86. 2003
    ..Finally, the potential application of the radioactive ion beam 9C in cancer therapy is demonstrated...
  51. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of liver functional reserve by combining D-sorbitol clearance rate and CT measured liver volume
    Yi Ming Li
    General Surgery Department, The 2nd Hospital of Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an 710004, Shaanxi Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 9:2092-5. 2003
    ..Our research attempted to evaluate the overall functional reserve of cirrhotic liver by combination of hepatic functional blood flow, liver volume, and Child-Pugh's classification, and to discuss its value of clinical application...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of expression of p53 oncoprotein in primary (stage I-IIIa) non-small cell lung cancer
    Dong Feng Tan
    Lung Cancer Program, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Anticancer Res 23:1665-72. 2003
    ..This information may also potentially serve as a tool for clinical decision-making when selecting patients for adjuvant treatments of NSCLC...
  53. ncbi request reprint Endogenous released ascorbic acid suppresses ethanol-induced hydroxyl radical production in rat striatum
    Mei Huang
    Department of Pharmacology, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, China
    Brain Res 944:90-6. 2002
    ..These results provide first evidence that release of endogenous ascorbic acid in the striatum plays an important role in preventing oxidative stress by trapping hydroxyl radical in the central nervous system...
  54. ncbi request reprint Identification of transcripts expressed under functional differentiation in primary culture of cerebral cortical neurons
    Qiang Li
    Shanghai Brain Research Institute, Shanghai Research Center of Life Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Neurochem Res 27:147-54. 2002
    ..5 kb) obtained by computer cloning. This study has identified eleven potential genes and transcripts, which might be involved in the development and differentiation of GABAergic neurons in culture...
  55. ncbi request reprint The selective 5-HT1A receptor antagonist WAY-100635 inhibits neuronal activity of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex in a rodent model of Parkinson's disease
    Jian Cao
    Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an 710061, China
    Neurosci Bull 23:315-22. 2007
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Heavy-ion conformal irradiation in the shallow-seated tumor therapy terminal at HIRFL
    Qiang Li
    Institute of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou, 730000, China
    Med Biol Eng Comput 45:1037-43. 2007
    ..Both the conformal irradiation methods have been verified experimentally and carbon-ion conformal irradiations to patients with superficially placed tumors have been carried out at HIRFL since November 2006...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Metastatic skull tumor, epidermoid cyst, dermoid cyst, and intraosseous meningioma]
    Keiji Kawamoto
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 32:895-903. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Automated hepatic volumetry for living related liver transplantation at multisection CT
    Yoshiharu Nakayama
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University, 1 1 1 Honjo, Kumamoto City, Kumamoto, 860 8556, Japan
    Radiology 240:743-8. 2006
    ..To prospectively compare in vivo hepatic automated volumetry with manual volumetry and measured liver volume...
  59. ncbi request reprint Plasma pharmacokinetics of alfaxalone in dogs after an intravenous bolus of Alfaxan-CD RTU
    Pierre J Ferré
    UMR 181 Physiopathologie et Toxicologie Experimentales INRA ENVT, France
    Vet Anaesth Analg 33:229-36. 2006
    ..To determine the pharmacokinetic parameters of alfaxalone in dogs after the intravenous (IV) administration of clinical and supra-clinical doses of a 2-hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin (HPCD) alfaxalone formulation (Alfaxan-CD RTU)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Lin(-)CD34(-) bone marrow cells from adult mice can differentiate into neural-like cells
    Qiang Li
    First Department of Pathology, Kansai Medical University, 10 15 Fumizono cho, Moriguchi City, Osaka 570 8506, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 408:51-6. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that certain subsets in the CD34(-) populations of adult bone marrow could have the capacity to differentiate into neural cells in a suitable environment...
  61. ncbi request reprint The effects of microinjection of morphine into thalamic nucleus submedius on formalin-evoked nociceptive responses of neurons in the rat spinal dorsal horn
    Mei Zhao
    Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Key Laboratory of Environment and Genes Related to Diseases of Ministry of Education, Xi an Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Xi an, Shaanxi 710061, PR China
    Neurosci Lett 401:103-7. 2006
    ..5 microl) into the same site. The results suggest that the Sm is involved in opioid receptor-mediated antinociceptive effect on the persistent nociception through depression of the nociceptive transmission at the spinal cord level...
  62. ncbi request reprint Identification of a mouse synaptic glycoprotein gene in cultured neurons
    Albert Cheung Hoi Yu
    Neuroscience Research Institute, Peking University, Beijing, P R China
    Neurochem Res 30:1289-94. 2005
    ..The mSC2 gene was located in various tissues with higher expression in brain, lung, and liver. Functions of mSC2 in neurons and other tissues remain elusive and will require more investigation...
  63. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta induction of NFkappaB is partially regulated by H2O2-mediated activation of NFkappaB-inducing kinase
    Qiang Li
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, College of Medicine, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Biol Chem 281:1495-505. 2006
    ..In summary, our studies have demonstrated that redox regulation of NIK by H2O2 is mechanistically important in IL-1beta induction of NFkappaB activation...
  64. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive herbal medicine with carbamazepine for bipolar disorders: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Zhang Jin Zhang
    Department of Psychiatry, The First Hospital, Xi an Jiaotong University College of Medicine, Xi an, Shannxi 710061, China
    J Psychiatr Res 41:360-9. 2007
    ..These results suggest that adjunctive FEWP has additive beneficial effects in bipolar patients, particularly for those in depressive phase...
  65. ncbi request reprint 5,7-dihydroxytryptamine lesion of the dorsal raphe nucleus alters neuronal activity of the subthalamic nucleus in normal and 6-hydroxydopamine-lesioned rats
    Jian Liu
    Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an 710061, China
    Brain Res 1149:216-22. 2007
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 82 cases of retroperitoneal schwannoma
    Qiang Li
    Hepatobiliary Department, Tianjin Medical University Cancer Hospital, Tianjin, China
    ANZ J Surg 77:237-40. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to improve the diagnosis and treatment of retroperitoneal schwannoma by analysing clinical manifestations and postoperative course of this rare disease...
  67. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of 14-3-3gamma causes polyploidization in H322 lung cancer cells
    Wenqing Qi
    Arizona Cancer Center, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, 1515 N Campbell Ave, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Mol Carcinog 46:847-56. 2007
    ..Taken together, our data indicate that 14-3-3gamma may contribute to tumorigenesis by promoting genomic instability...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Microvascular study of the transmidline scapular flap vascularized by the contralateral circumflex scapular artery]
    Ran Huo
    Shandong Provincial Hospital, Jinan 250021, China
    Zhonghua Zheng Xing Wai Ke Za Zhi 20:262-4. 2004
    ..To observe the microvascular distribution of the transmidline scapular flap supplied by the contralateral circumflex scapular artery...
  69. ncbi request reprint Mechanism study on the origin of delayed fluorescence by an analytic modeling of the electronic reflux for photosynthetic electron transport chain
    Qiang Li
    MOE Key Laboratory of Laser Life Science and Institute of Laser Life Science, South China Normal University, Guangzhou 510631, China
    J Photochem Photobiol B 87:183-90. 2007
    ..It also provides an experimental workbench for testing hypotheses as to the underlying mechanism controlling the change for different phases of DF...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Diffuse panbronchiolitis complicated by thymoma: a case report and a review of literature]
    Da Zhang
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 27:608-10. 2004
    ..To highlight the characteristics of diffuse panbronchiolitis (DPB)...
  71. ncbi request reprint [Changes of discharge rate and pattern of 5-hydroxytrypamine neurons of dorsal raphe nucleus in a rat model of Parkinson's disease]
    Yu Xia Chu
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Xi an Jiao Tong University, Xi an 710061, China
    Sheng Li Xue Bao 56:597-602. 2004
    ..05). The data suggest that the discharge rate and bursting pattern of 5-HT neurons in DRN are increased in a rat model of Parkinson's disease...
  72. doi request reprint p75(NTR) activation of NF-kappaB is involved in PrP106-126-induced apoptosis in mouse neuroblastoma cells
    Yu Bai
    National Animal Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing, PR China
    Neurosci Res 62:9-14. 2008
    ..Involvement of NF-kappaB signaling pathway in p75(NTR)-mediated apoptosis may partially account for the PrP106-126-induced neurotoxicity in N2a cells...