Wright State University

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Organization: Wright State University
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Top Publications

  1. doi Mothers with positive or negative depression screens evaluate a maternal resource guide
    John M Pascoe
    Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 24:378-84. 2010
  2. ncbi Thresholding technique for accurate analysis of density and geometry in QCT, pQCT and microCT images
    T N Hangartner
    Biomedical Imaging Laboratory, Wright State University and Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, OH 45409, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 7:9-16. 2007
  3. ncbi Adalimumab treatment for pyoderma gangrenosum
    Michael P Heffernan
    Divisions of Dermatology, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45408, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:306-8. 2007
  4. ncbi Systolic blood pressure in childhood predicts hypertension and metabolic syndrome later in life
    Shumei S Sun
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Department of Community Health, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, 3171 Research Blvd, Dayton, OH 45420, USA
    Pediatrics 119:237-46. 2007
  5. ncbi Sensing and expressing homeostatic synaptic plasticity
    Mark M Rich
    Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Trends Neurosci 30:119-25. 2007
  6. ncbi Multi-sample standardization and decomposition analysis: an application to comparisons of methamphetamine use among rural drug users in three American states
    Jichuan Wang
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Department of Community Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Stat Med 26:3612-23. 2007
  7. ncbi Invited commentary
    Douglas E Paull
    Department of Surgery, Wright State University School of Medicine, VA Medical Center, 4100 W Third St, No 112, Dayton, OH 45428, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1204. 2006
  8. ncbi Responsiveness of parasite Cys His proteases to iron redox
    Thomas D Lockwood
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Cox Bldg, 3525 Southern Blvd, Kettering, OH 45429, USA
    Parasitol Res 100:175-81. 2006
  9. ncbi Psychiatric disorders and their correlates among young adult MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health and Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 38:19-29. 2006
  10. ncbi Revised Space Fortress: a validation study
    Wayne L Shebilske
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435 0001, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:591-601. 2005

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Publications62

  1. doi Mothers with positive or negative depression screens evaluate a maternal resource guide
    John M Pascoe
    Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 24:378-84. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi Thresholding technique for accurate analysis of density and geometry in QCT, pQCT and microCT images
    T N Hangartner
    Biomedical Imaging Laboratory, Wright State University and Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, OH 45409, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 7:9-16. 2007
    ..These specific thresholds are valid only for the scanner tested; however, the principle for selecting the thresholds is valid across scanner platforms and scale of imaging...
  3. ncbi Adalimumab treatment for pyoderma gangrenosum
    Michael P Heffernan
    Divisions of Dermatology, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45408, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:306-8. 2007
  4. ncbi Systolic blood pressure in childhood predicts hypertension and metabolic syndrome later in life
    Shumei S Sun
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Department of Community Health, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, 3171 Research Blvd, Dayton, OH 45420, USA
    Pediatrics 119:237-46. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi Sensing and expressing homeostatic synaptic plasticity
    Mark M Rich
    Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Trends Neurosci 30:119-25. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi Multi-sample standardization and decomposition analysis: an application to comparisons of methamphetamine use among rural drug users in three American states
    Jichuan Wang
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Department of Community Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Stat Med 26:3612-23. 2007
    ..The study shows that SDA is a useful technique for multi-population comparisons, providing an opportunity to look at data from a different perspective in medical studies...
  7. ncbi Invited commentary
    Douglas E Paull
    Department of Surgery, Wright State University School of Medicine, VA Medical Center, 4100 W Third St, No 112, Dayton, OH 45428, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1204. 2006
  8. ncbi Responsiveness of parasite Cys His proteases to iron redox
    Thomas D Lockwood
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Cox Bldg, 3525 Southern Blvd, Kettering, OH 45429, USA
    Parasitol Res 100:175-81. 2006
    ..Pro-oxidative antimalarial therapy might intervene in a natural mechanism normally modifying CysHis protease reaction rates via redox state of Fe pools...
  9. ncbi Psychiatric disorders and their correlates among young adult MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Department of Community Health and Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 38:19-29. 2006
    ..Variations in the prevalence of psychiatric disorders have practical implications for drug abuse prevention and treatment programs...
  10. ncbi Revised Space Fortress: a validation study
    Wayne L Shebilske
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435 0001, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:591-601. 2005
    ..A monograph that presents the methodology used in creating RSF, details on its performance and validation, and directions on how to download free copies of the system may be downloaded from www.psychonomic.org/archive/...
  11. ncbi Do changes in body mass index percentile reflect changes in body composition in children? Data from the Fels Longitudinal Study
    Ellen W Demerath
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e487-95. 2006
    ..Our aim was to examine the degree to which changes in BMI percentile reflect changes in body fat and lean body mass during childhood and how age and gender affect these relationships...
  12. ncbi Expression of constitutive and inducible chemical defenses in native and invasive populations of Alliaria petiolata
    Don Cipollini
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Chem Ecol 31:1255-67. 2005
    ..Aside from the tendency for invasive populations to have reduced constitutive glucosinolate levels coupled with increased inducibility, little support for the predictions of EICA was evident in the chemical defenses that we studied...
  13. ncbi Total body water volume for white children and adolescents and anthropometric prediction equations: the Fels Longitudinal Study
    William C Chumlea
    Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45420, USA
    Kidney Int 68:2317-22. 2005
    ..There are few studies of total body water (TBW) volume in children. Such studies are needed, as are new prediction equations for the clinical management of children with renal insufficiency and those receiving dialysis...
  14. ncbi Quantitative genetic analysis of blood pressure response during the cold pressor test
    Audrey C Choh
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3171 Research Boulevard, Dayton, OH 45420, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:1211-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the genetic architecture of BP during the CPT, and to determine whether BP at rest and during the CPT share common genetic influences...
  15. ncbi Effects of peritoneal closure and suture material on adhesion formation in a rabbit model
    Regina R Whitfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wright State University, Dayton, OH, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:644.e1-5. 2007
    ..This study was designed to determine whether postoperative adhesions to the peritoneum beneath the anterior abdominal wall incision could be decreased by peritoneal closure using less reactive suture material...
  16. ncbi Effect of the 30-hour work limit on resident experience and education
    Brent S Izu
    Department of Surgery, Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45409, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:361-4. 2007
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  17. ncbi Is dihydrolipoic acid among the reductive activators of parasite CysHis proteases?
    Thomas D Lockwood
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Exp Parasitol 118:604-13. 2008
    ..It is discussed that opposing DHLA-Fe3+ modification of plasmodial proteolysis might be a specialized adaptation to intra-erythrocytic growth...
  18. doi Stability of values during medical school
    Nicole J Borges
    Department of Community Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45401 0927, USA
    Med Teach 32:779-81. 2010
    ..Medical students' values represent an understudied area of research in medical education research. No known studies have investigated how medical students' values change over time from matriculation to graduation...
  19. pmc Early attachment-figure separation and increased risk for later depression: potential mediation by proinflammatory processes
    Michael B Hennessy
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, 335 Fawcett Hall, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:782-90. 2010
    ..The possible interaction of proinflammatory processes and corticotropin-releasing factor in the sensitization process is discussed...
  20. pmc Maternal separation produces, and a second separation enhances, core temperature and passive behavioral responses in guinea pig pups
    Michael B Hennessy
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Physiol Behav 100:305-10. 2010
    ..The potential role of proinflammatory activity in promoting change across days in temperature and behavior is discussed...
  21. pmc House dust mite extracts activate cultured human dermal endothelial cells to express adhesion molecules and secrete cytokines
    Larry G Arlian
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Col Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:595-604. 2009
    ..pteronyssinus, and E. maynei contain both endotoxins and other molecules that can stimulate expression of cell adhesion molecules and chemokine receptors and the secretion of cytokines by normal human microvascular endothelial cells...
  22. doi Improved medical student satisfaction and test performance with a simulation-based emergency medicine curriculum: a randomized controlled trial
    Raymond P Ten Eyck
    Boonshoft School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wright State University, 3525 Southern Blvd, Kettering, OH 45429, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:684-91. 2009
    ..We determine the effect of a simulation-based curriculum on fourth-year medical student test performance and satisfaction during an emergency medicine clerkship...
  23. doi Pregnancy outcome after placement of 'rescue' Shirodkar cerclage
    G Ventolini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45409, USA
    J Perinatol 29:276-9. 2009
    ..Rescue' cerclage is one option in managing these patients. We evaluated pregnancy outcomes of women in whom we placed Shirodkar cerclage...
  24. doi Daptomycin for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections of the spine
    Steven D Burdette
    Department of Medicine, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45409, USA
    Spine J 9:e5-8. 2009
    ..Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection is increasingly common. Treatment with vancomycin-based therapy is often unsuccessful. Daptomycin is a relatively new lipopeptide antibiotic with potent activity against MRSA...
  25. ncbi Translational research--implementation of NHLBI Obesity Guidelines in a primary care community setting: the Physician Obesity Awareness Project
    R J Schuster
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Center for Global Health Systems, Management, and Policy, 3123 Research Blvd, Suite 200, Kettering, OH 45420, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 12:764S-769S. 2008
    ..Twenty-one physicians in a suburban, middle class population in the Midwestern United States participated...
  26. doi Cross-reactivity between storage and dust mites and between mites and shrimp
    Larry G Arlian
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Exp Appl Acarol 47:159-72. 2009
    ..ELISA showed the mite extracts contained very little tropomyosin. The storage and dust mites investigated contain mostly species-specific allergens and very small amounts of the pan-allergen tropomyosin compared to shrimp and snail...
  27. doi Regional economic conditions and crash fatality rates--a cross-county analysis
    Thomas L Traynor
    Department of Economics, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Safety Res 39:33-9. 2008
    ..This analysis considers the cross-sectional perspective by estimating the cross-county correlation between per capita income and fatalities per vehicle mile traveled (VMT) in Ohio...
  28. ncbi Influence of critical cues and task constraints on overarm throwing performance in elementary age children
    Kevin M Lorson
    Health, Physical Education and Recreation, Wright State University, 324 Nutter Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 105:753-67. 2007
    ..Critical cues also appear to be a useful tool to improve the step component. Results suggest the use of forceful throwing tasks, cues, and velocity feedback can be useful tools to influence throwing performance...
  29. doi Phenolic metabolites in leaves of the invasive shrub, Lonicera maackii, and their potential phytotoxic and anti-herbivore effects
    Don Cipollini
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Chem Ecol 34:144-52. 2008
    ..exigua and inhibited seed germination of A. thaliana. We conclude that leaves of L. maackii contain phenolic compounds, including apigenin and chlorogenic acid, capable of having biological effects on other plants and insects...
  30. ncbi Beyond the dual degree: development of a five-year program in leadership for medical undergraduates
    Gerald E Crites
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio 45408, USA
    Acad Med 83:52-8. 2008
    ..Future program initiatives include developing leadership student assessment tools and testing the link between program activities and short- and long-term outcome measures of program success...
  31. ncbi Quantitative genetic analysis of cellular adhesion molecules: the Fels Longitudinal Study
    Miryoung Lee
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Department of Community Health, Wright State University, School of Medicine, 3171 Research Blvd, Dayton, OH 45420, USA
    Atherosclerosis 185:150-8. 2006
    ..In the Fels Longitudinal Study, the levels of four sCAMs are significantly influenced by genetic effects, and sICAM-1 shares a common genetic background with sVCAM-1...
  32. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of current depressive symptomatology among a community sample of MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Addict Behav 31:90-101. 2006
    ..Higher lifetime occasions of MDMA use were marginally related to symptoms of serious depression...
  33. ncbi Some influences of the physical environment on human cognition
    V L Shalin
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Hum Perf Extrem Environ 5:43-9. 2001
    ..Life support is discussed both as an instance of a dynamic physical system, and for its potential to preclude direct engagement with the environment, with predictable cognitive consequences...
  34. pmc Haldane's rule by sexual transformation in Caenorhabditis
    Scott Everet Baird
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435 0001, USA
    Genetics 161:1349-53. 2002
    ..briggsae and C. remanei variants that partially suppress hybrid sexual transformation were identified. Effects of variant strains were cumulative. Hence, aberrant sex determination is a reproductive isolation mechanism in Caenorhabditis...
  35. ncbi Configural display design techniques considered at multiple levels of evaluation
    K B Bennett
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Hum Factors 43:415-34. 2001
    ..Actual or potential applications include design techniques to improve graphical displays and methodological insights to focus and improve evaluation efforts...
  36. ncbi Optimizing interpretation of in situ effects of riverine pollutants: impact of upwelling and downwelling
    Marc S Greenberg
    Institute for Environmental Quality, Biomedical Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 21:289-97. 2002
    ..Hydrologic and chemistry data from nested minipiezometers improved the interpretation of exposure-effects relationships...
  37. pmc Human fatalities from cyanobacteria: chemical and biological evidence for cyanotoxins
    W W Carmichael
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glen Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:663-8. 2001
    ..5 microg/L microcystin was in the water used for dialysis treatments. This is 19.5 times the level set as a guideline for safe drinking water supplies by the World Health Organization...
  38. ncbi Goal orientation and task demand effects on motivation, affect, and performance
    D Steele-Johnson
    Department of Psychology, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
    J Appl Psychol 85:724-38. 2000
    ..Results are discussed in relation to self-regulatory processes cued by goal orientations, attentional resource demands, and the need to match goal orientations to the nature of the task...
  39. ncbi Professional development in law, health care, and aging: a model fellowship program
    M B Kapp
    Office of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45401 0927, USA
    Gerontologist 40:364-6. 2000
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  40. ncbi Test of a vertical scan mode in 3-D imaging of residual limbs using ultrasound
    P He
    Department of Biomedical and Human Factors Engineering, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 36:86-93. 1999
    ..The relative errors are <1%. This study demonstrates the feasibility of using ultrasound to perform limb measurement for prosthetic CAD/CAM applications...
  41. ncbi p42-MAP kinase is activated in EGF-stimulated interphase but not in metaphase-arrested HeLa cells
    J Gomez-Cambronero
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    FEBS Lett 443:126-30. 1999
    ..The biological significance of these results underlies the importance of keeping the cell sheltered from extracellular signals when it undergoes division...
  42. ncbi Wired for thought. Electronic meetings in nursing education
    B S O'Brien
    Wright State University Miami Valley, College of Nursing and Health, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Comput Nurs 17:27-31. 1999
    ..The College of Nursing and Health at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio has been "wired for thought...
  43. ncbi Opening minds. Values clarification via electronic meetings
    B S O'Brien
    Wright State University Miami Valley, College of Nursing and Health, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Comput Nurs 16:266-71; quiz 273-4. 1998
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  44. ncbi Comparison of the vertec and Just Jump Systems for measuring height of vertical jump by young children
    L D Isaacs
    Department of Biological Sciences, Exercise Science Pre physical Therapy, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435 0001, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 86:659-63. 1998
    ..93 in has no practical value. The Just Jump System seems a viable alternative. Advantages and potential pitfalls regarding the use of each system are discussed...
  45. ncbi Research peer review: a committee when none is required
    P A Martin
    Wright State University Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 11:90-2. 1998
    ..When the research is not enhanced by the relationship, new reviewers should be sought even if this delays the research process. A good study has enough glory to share with all reviewers, and a poor study is a heavy burden to bear alone...
  46. ncbi Effect of short-term vs. long-term elevation of dietary protein intake on responsiveness of rat thick ascending limbs to peptide hormones
    David L Goldstein
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 133:359-66. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that tubule hypertrophy may precede up-regulation of hormone-sensitive AC activity during the progression of renal response to elevated dietary protein...
  47. ncbi The physiological response in patients with acute myocardial infarction to the administration of psychological instruments
    Candace C Cherrington
    College of Nursing and Health at Wright State University Miami Valley, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 4:85-91. 2002
    ..These results suggest that completing these selected psychological instruments in thefirst 24 to 48 hoursfollowing MI was not a stressful event, at least for those who were stable post-percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty...
  48. ncbi Genetic variation and relationships of constitutive and herbivore-induced glucosinolates, trypsin inhibitors, and herbivore resistance in Brassica rapa
    Donald F Cipollini
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, 1101 E 57th St, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Chem Ecol 29:285-302. 2003
    ..However, the role of these defenses in constitutive or induced resistance to T. ni in this species remains unclear...
  49. ncbi Respondent-driven sampling to recruit MDMA users: a methodological assessment
    Jichuan Wang
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 78:147-57. 2005
    ..RDS has the potential to be widely employed in studies of illicit drug-using populations...
  50. pmc Endometriosis in adolescence: a long-term follow-up fecundability assessment
    Gary Ventolini
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wright State University, Ayton, Ohio 45409 2793, USA
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 3:14. 2005
    ..A long-term, follow-up study comparing mild and severe forms of endometriosis and their fecundability, on 28 women diagnosed with endometriosis in adolescence...
  51. ncbi Optimum control of the Hemopump as a left-ventricular assist device
    P He
    Department of Biomedical, Industrial and Human Factors Engineering, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA
    Med Biol Eng Comput 43:136-41. 2005
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  52. pmc The genetics of ray pattern variation in Caenorhabditis briggsae
    Scott Everet Baird
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 5:3. 2005
    ..Some strains were fixed for a derived pattern. Other strains were more plastic and exhibited derived and ancestral patterns at equal frequencies...
  53. ncbi In situ exposures using caged organisms: a multi-compartment approach to detect aquatic toxicity and bioaccumulation
    G Allen Burton
    Institute for Environmental Quality, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Environ Pollut 134:133-44. 2005
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  54. ncbi Cellular mechanisms involved in CO(2) and acid signaling in chemosensitive neurons
    Robert W Putnam
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 287:C1493-526. 2004
    ..A multiple factors model is proposed for central chemosensitive neurons in which multiple signals that affect multiple ion channel targets result in the final neuronal response to changes in CO(2)/H(+)...
  55. ncbi Gastroesophageal reflux disease: a historical review of surgical therapy
    Alex G Little
    Department of Surgery, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45409, USA
    J Surg Res 117:30-3. 2004
  56. ncbi Human factors of powered flight: the Wright brothers' contributions
    Stanley R Mohler
    Wright State University, School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45401, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:184-8. 2004
    ..The Wrights' flight training school in Dayton included a flight simulator of their own design. The Wrights patented their practical airplane and flight control concepts, many of which are still in use today...
  57. ncbi Modulation of cytokine expression in human keratinocytes and fibroblasts by extracts of scabies mites
    Larry G Arlian
    Department of Biological Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435 0001, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:652-6. 2003
    ..This study demonstrates that components in an extract of the mite S. scabiei are able to influence cytokine expression by human keratinocytes and fibroblasts...
  58. ncbi School-based obesity screening in rural Appalachia
    Ellen Demerath
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, 3171 Research Boulevard, Kettering, OH 45420 4014, USA
    Prev Med 37:553-60. 2003
    ..We examined the feasibility and utility of conducting a school-based obesity and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factor screening program in a rural Appalachian population...
  59. ncbi Emergency medicine education and health care disparities
    Glenn Hamilton
    Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45429, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1189-92. 2003
    ..The Consensus Group on Education chose to focus on cultural competency education at several levels as a means of tangibly changing its status for both the immediate and long terms...
  60. ncbi Extraction of oxytocin and arginine-vasopressin from serum and plasma for radioimmunoassay and surface-enhanced laser desorption-ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry
    David R Cool
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, PO Box 927, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 792:375-80. 2003
    ..We conclude that C(18)-SepPaks provide more consistent and efficient peptide extraction from serum or plasma that augments both quantitative and qualitative analysis by radioimmunoassay and SELDI-TOF MS...
  61. pmc "At least Mom will be safe there": the role of resident safety in nursing home quality
    M B Kapp
    Office of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Wright State University School of Medicine, Box 927, Dayton, OH 45401 0927, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:201-4. 2003
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  62. ncbi Age- and maturity-related changes in body composition during adolescence into adulthood: the Fels Longitudinal Study
    S S Guo
    Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 1695, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 21:1167-75. 1997
    ..To determine the degree of tracking of body composition for individuals from childhood into adulthood...

Research Grants62

  1. STRESS-INDUCED SICKNESS SOCIAL SEPARATION: DEPRESSION
    Michael Hennessy; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. SCABIES: BIOLOGY, CULTURE, HOST SPECIFICITY AND ANTIGENS
    Larry G Arlian; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..For Aim 3, we will use electron microscopy and studies of mite biology in vivo to identify possible pathological and physiological reasons that mites are eliminated by resistant hosts. ..
  3. SCABIES--BIOLOGY, CULTURE, HOST SPECIFICITY AND ANTIGENS
    Larry Arlian; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Aim 3 will be achieved by conducting a series of vaccination trials using mite extracts or purified relevant antigens with the goal of inducing immune-based resistance. ..
  4. SCABIES: BIOLOGY, CULTURE, HOST SPECIFICITY AND ANTIGENS
    Larry Arlian; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For Aim 3, we will use electron microscopy and studies of mite biology in vivo to identify possible pathological and physiological reasons that mites are eliminated by resistant hosts. ..
  5. Updating Skeletal Maturity Methods for US Children
    Dana L Duren; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. children. This need can be achieved by updating the FELS skeletal age method using recent available data from non-Hispanic white, non-Hispanic black, Hispanic and Asian American children. ..
  6. SCABIES: BIOLOGY, CULTURE, HOST SPECIFICITY AND ANTIGENS
    Larry Arlian; Fiscal Year: 1993
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  7. Crack & Health Service Use--A Natural History Approach
    Russel Falck; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  8. Third Symposium Cell Volume & Signalling Regulation
    PETER LAUF; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..requests partial support to host an International Symposium on Cell Volume & Signal Transduction at Wright State University September 20-24, 2003...
  9. The Genetics of Infant Growth and Later Obesity
    Ellen Demerath; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  10. Telomere Length as a Marker of Cardiovascular Aging
    Ellen Demerath; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Telomeric DNA length may thus be found to be a valuable plasma biomarker for the prediction and monitoring of cardiovascular health and aging. ..
  11. Proteomics of M-L antigens modulating cation transport
    PETER LAUF; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  12. DEVELOPMENT OF SYNAPTIC INPUTS ON SPINAL INTERNEURONS
    Francisco Alvarez; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will also examine temporal patterns of expression of neurotrophins and trk receptors in V1- interneurons that could contribute to these processes. ..
  13. Olympus FV 1000 Confocal Microscope for Neurobiology and Cellular Biology Researc
    Francisco Alvarez; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..group of NIH-funded investigators, primarily located in the Department of Anatomy and Physiology at Wright State University. The unit will be also available for shared use with other investigators distributed throughout several ..
  14. DEVELOPMENT OF SYNAPTIC INPUTS ON SPINAL INTERNEURONS
    Francisco Alvarez; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  15. DEVELOPMENT OF SYNAPTIC INPUTS ON SPINAL INTERNEURONS
    Francisco J Alvarez; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The research is thus guided towards understanding normal and abnormal motor development in newborn and infants ..
  16. Reducing Barriers to Drug Abuse Treatment Services
    Richard Rapp; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study's parallel qualitative/ethnographic aims will describe how the processes of linkage and engagement occur at the individual level. ..
  17. CRACK AND HEALTH SERVICE USE--A NATURAL HISTORY APPROACH
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Structural equation modeling (SEM) will be used for analyses involving latent variables, including the perceived need for health services. ..
  18. Mechanism of PLD interaction with kinases and Rac: Role on phagocyte chemotaxis
    Julian Gomez Cambronero; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal seeks to elucidate the molecular mechanism chemotaxis and its interplay with fundamental molecules of the cytoskeletal cellular machinery, as necessary for the key life function of immune defense. ..
  19. Mechanism of PLD interaction with kinases and Rac: Role on phagocyte chemotaxis
    JULIAN GOMEZ CAMBRONERO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal seeks to elucidate the molecular mechanism chemotaxis and its interplay with fundamental molecules of the cytoskeletal cellular machinery, as necessary for the key life function of immune defense. ..
  20. Reducing Barriers to Drug Abuse Treatment Services
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The study's parallel qualitative/ethnographic aims will describe how the processes of linkage and engagement occur at the individual level. ..
  21. Crack & Health Service Use--A Natural History Approach
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  22. Crack Cocaine and Health Services Use in Rural Ohio
    Harvey Siegal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In this 5-year project, Wright State University proposes to conduct health services research among rural crack users in four nonmetropolitan counties in ..
  23. Molecular Basis of GM-CSF-induced Neutrophil Chemotaxis
    Julian Gomez Cambronero; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Inhibitors can then be designed to prevent leukocyte-mediated tissue injury that occurs during ischemia/reperfusion and in similar host-damaging inflammation pathologies. ..