Genomes and Genes
Summary: The continuous measurement of physiological processes, blood pressure, heart rate, renal output, reflexes, respiration, etc., in a patient or experimental animal; includes pharmacologic monitoring, the measurement of administered drugs or their metabolites in the blood, tissues, or urine.
Publications295 found, 100 shown here
- Cardiac filling pressures are not appropriate to predict hemodynamic response to volume challengeDavid Osman
Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Bicêtre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris XI, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
Crit Care Med 35:64-8. 2007..By analyzing a large number of volume challenges, our aim was to test the significance of the recommended target values in terms of prediction of volume responsiveness...
- Early goal-directed therapy in the treatment of severe sepsis and septic shockE Rivers
Department of Emergency Medicine, Henry Ford Health Systems, Case Western Reserve University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
N Engl J Med 345:1368-77. 2001..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of early goal-directed therapy before admission to the intensive care unit...
- Associations between objectively assessed physical activity and indicators of body fatness in 9- to 10-y-old European children: a population-based study from 4 distinct regions in Europe (the European Youth Heart Study)Ulf Ekelund
MRC Epidemiology Unit, Strangeways Research Laboratories, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, United Kingdom
Am J Clin Nutr 80:584-90. 2004..The rising prevalence of obesity in children may be due to a reduction in physical activity (PA)...
- Influence of tidal volume on left ventricular stroke volume variation measured by pulse contour analysis in mechanically ventilated patientsDaniel A Reuter
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Munich, Marchioninistrasse 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
Intensive Care Med 29:476-80. 2003..This study investigated the influence of the depth of tidal volume (V(t)) on SVV both during the state of fluid responsiveness and after fluid loading in mechanically ventilated patients...
- Cardiovascular management of septic shockR Phillip Dellinger
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Section of Critical Care Medicine, Cooper Health System, Camden 08103, USA
Crit Care Med 31:946-55. 2003
- Defining accelerometer thresholds for activity intensities in adolescent girlsMargarita S Treuth
Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1259-66. 2004....
- Sleep-disordered breathing in community-dwelling elderlyS Ancoli-Israel
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego
Sleep 14:486-95. 1991..Despite statistical significance, all of the associations between interview variables and apnea indices were small. No combination of demographic variables and symptoms allowed highly reliable prediction of AI or RDI...
- Usefulness of left ventricular stroke volume variation to assess fluid responsiveness in patients with reduced cardiac functionDaniel A Reuter
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Munich, Grosshadern University Hospital, Germany
Crit Care Med 31:1399-404. 2003..The aim of this study was to investigate the ability of monitoring stroke volume variation to predict volume responsiveness and to assess changes in preload in patients with reduced left ventricular function after cardiac surgery...
- Bispectral index monitoring allows faster emergence and improved recovery from propofol, alfentanil, and nitrous oxide anesthesia. BIS Utility Study GroupT J Gan
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Anesthesiology 87:808-15. 1997..This study determined whether addition of BIS monitoring to standard anesthetic practice results in improvements in the conduct of anesthesia or in patient outcomes...
- Using the RT3 accelerometer to measure everyday activity in functionally impaired older peopleDeepa Sumukadas
Section of Ageing and Health, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Aging Clin Exp Res 20:15-8. 2008..This study aimed to examine the effect of accelerometer placement, use of walking aids, and different types of physical activity on Stay- Healthy RT3 triaxial accelerometer readings in older people...
- Feasibility and effectiveness of online physical activity advice based on a personal activity monitor: randomized controlled trialSander M Slootmaker
EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Research Center Physical Activity, TNO VU University Medical Center, Work and Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Med Internet Res 11:e27. 2009..Providing insight into their actual physical activity (PA) levels may raise awareness and could, in combination with tailored PA advice, stimulate a physically active lifestyle...
- The use of uniaxial accelerometry for the assessment of physical-activity-related energy expenditure: a validation study against whole-body indirect calorimetryHideaki Kumahara
Laboratory of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Br J Nutr 91:235-43. 2004..This method is also important for assessing the diurnal profile of physical activity...
- Home telemonitoring for respiratory conditions: a systematic reviewMirou Jaana
Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
Am J Manag Care 15:313-20. 2009....
- Early identification of intensive care unit-acquired infections with daily monitoring of C-reactive protein: a prospective observational studyPedro Povoa
Unidade de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal
Crit Care 10:R63. 2006..Our aim was to assess the value of daily measurements of C-reactive protein (CRP), temperature and white cell count (WCC) in the early identification of intensive care unit (ICU)-acquired infections...
- Improving safety with information technologyDavid W Bates
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
N Engl J Med 348:2526-34. 2003
- Novel method to quantify loss of heart rate variability in pediatric multiple organ failureShane M Tibby
Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Crit Care Med 31:2059-67. 2003..To develop a power-law model for measurement of heart rate variability (HRV) and to compare this model with established methods for measuring HRV in a group of children with organ failure (OF)...
- Prediction of fluid responsiveness in patients during cardiac surgeryS Rex
Department of Anaesthesiology, Rheinisch Westfalische Technische Hochschule, Aachen, Germany
Br J Anaesth 93:782-8. 2004..Left ventricular stroke volume variation (SVV) has been shown to be a predictor of fluid responsiveness in various subsets of patients. However, the accuracy and reliability of SVV are unproven in patients ventilated with low tidal volumes...
- A systematic review of telemonitoring for the management of heart failureAmala A Louis
Department of Cardiology, University of Hull, Castle Hill Hospital, Kingston upon Hull, UK
Eur J Heart Fail 5:583-90. 2003..This provides a means to keep patients with heart failure under close supervision, which could reduce the rate of admission to hospital and accelerate discharge...
- Home telemonitoring of patients with diabetes: a systematic assessment of observed effectsMirou Jaana
Canada Research Chair in Information Technology in Healthcare, Chemin de la Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, QC, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 13:242-53. 2007..The objective of this study is to provide a systematic review of this approach and its effect at the informational, clinical, behavioural, structural and economical levels...
- Systematic review of home telemonitoring for chronic diseases: the evidence baseGuy Paré
HEC Montreal, 3000 Chemin de la Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:269-77. 2007..This study presents a systematic review of the nature and magnitude of outcomes associated with telemonitoring of four types of chronic illnesses: pulmonary conditions, diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular diseases...
- Physical activity assessment in children and adolescentsJ R Sirard
Department of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
Sports Med 31:439-54. 2001....
- Bispectral Index monitoring correlates with sedation scales in brain-injured patientsAnupa Deogaonkar
Department of Anesthesiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
Crit Care Med 32:2403-6. 2004....
- Executive summary of the guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of acute heart failure: the Task Force on Acute Heart Failure of the European Society of CardiologyMarkku S Nieminen
Division of Cardiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, 00290 Helsinki, Finland
Eur Heart J 26:384-416. 2005
- Stroke volume variation obtained with FloTrac/Vigileo fails to predict fluid responsiveness in coronary artery bypass graft patientsE E C De Waal
Br J Anaesth 100:725-6. 2008
- How many days of pedometer monitoring predict weekly physical activity in adults?C Tudor-Locke
Department Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa, AZ 85212, USA
Prev Med 40:293-8. 2005..The study purpose was to establish the number (and type) of days needed to estimate mean pedometer-determined steps/day in a field setting...
- Multicentric study of monitoring alarms in the adult intensive care unit (ICU): a descriptive analysisM C Chambrin
UPRES 2689, University of Lille 2, France
Intensive Care Med 25:1360-6. 1999..To assess the relevance of current monitoring alarms as a warning system in the adult ICU...
- Science, medicine, and the future: MicrodialysisMarkus Muller
Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Vienna University School of Medicine, Vienna General Hospital, Allgemeines Krankenhaus AKH, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
BMJ 324:588-91. 2002
- Wireless CPAP patient monitoring: accuracy studyD Alan Lankford
Sleep Disorders Center of Georgia, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Telemed J E Health 10:162-9. 2004..Potential benefits of this technology include advanced compliance and efficacy along with a potential reduction in health-care costs...
- Accuracy of beat-to-beat cardiac output monitoring by pulse contour analysis in hemodynamical unstable patientsO Godje
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Mount Safran Surgical Center, University of Ulm, Germany
Med Sci Monit 7:1344-50. 2001..However there is doubt, whether this method is reliable in hemodynamic instable patients. We compared pulse-contour analysis to thermodilution in patients with profound changes of CO...
- Influence of pulse oximeter settings on the frequency of alarms and detection of hypoxemia: Theoretical effects of artifact rejection, alarm delay, averaging, median filtering or a lower setting of the alarm limitA T Rheineck-Leyssius
Twenteborg Hospital, Almelo, The Netherlands
J Clin Monit Comput 14:151-6. 1998..The present study was undertaken to better understand the effects of different settings of the pulse oximeter on false (artifact) and true (hypoxemia) alarms...
- Intensive care management of head-injured patients in Europe: a survey from the European brain injury consortiumN Stocchetti
Terapia Intensiva Neuroscienze, Serv Anestesia e Rianimazione Ospedale Policlinico IRCCS, Via Francesco Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
Intensive Care Med 27:400-6. 2001....
- Stroke volume variation as an indicator of fluid responsiveness using pulse contour analysis in mechanically ventilated patientsChristoph Wiesenack
Department of Anesthesia, University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
Anesth Analg 96:1254-7. 2003..The results of our study suggest that SVV derived from pulse contour analysis cannot serve as an indicator of fluid responsiveness in normoventilated cardiac surgical patients...
- Fluid responsiveness in mechanically ventilated patients: a review of indices used in intensive careKarim Bendjelid
Surgical Intensive Care Division, Geneva University Hospitals, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
Intensive Care Med 29:352-60. 2003..We discuss the clinical utility and accuracy of some indices which were tested as bedside indicators of preload reserve and fluid responsiveness in hypotensive patients under positive pressure ventilation...
- Lithium dilution measurement of cardiac output and arterial pulse waveform analysis: an indicator dilution calibrated beat-by-beat system for continuous estimation of cardiac outputMax M Jonas
General Intensive Care Unit, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
Curr Opin Crit Care 8:257-61. 2002....
- Clinical cerebral microdialysis--determining the true extracellular concentrationP J A Hutchinson
Academic Department of Neurosurgery, Department of Neuro Intensive Care, Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre, University of Cambridge, UK
Acta Neurochir Suppl 81:359-62. 2002..3 microliter/min and 30% at a rate of 1.0 microliter/min for glucose, lactate, pyruvate and glutamate...
- The influence of endotracheal tube leak on the assessment of respiratory function in ventilated childrenE Main
Physiotherapy Department, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond Street, London WC1 N 3JH, UK
Intensive Care Med 27:1788-97. 2001..This study aimed to assess the influence of tracheal tube leak on measurements of C(rs), R(rs) and expired tidal volume (V(TE)) in ventilated children in order to establish when such measurements were reliable in this population...
- A pilot trial of a telecommunications system in sleep apnea managementDeborah A DeMolles
VA Medical Center, Boston, MA 02130, USA
Med Care 42:764-9. 2004..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of totally automated telephone technology in improving adherence to prescribed CPAP therapy...
- The limited utility of electrocardiography variables used to predict arrhythmia in psychotropic drug overdoseNicholas A Buckley
Department of Clinical Pharmacology, The Canberra Hospital, Australia
Crit Care 7:R101-7. 2003..The aim of the present study was to examine the relationship between serious arrhythmias in patients with psychotropic drug overdose and electrocardiography (ECG) findings that have been suggested previously to predict this complication...
- Critical thresholds of intracranial pressure and cerebral perfusion pressure related to age in paediatric head injuryI R Chambers
Regional Medical Physics Department, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:234-40. 2006..Precise critical threshold levels have not been determined in head injured children...
- The role of blood volume reduction in the genesis of intradialytic hypotensionSimeone Andrulli
Department of Nephrology and Dialysis, Azienda Ospedaliera A Manzoni, Lecco, Italy
Am J Kidney Dis 40:1244-54. 2002..The aim of this multicenter prospective study was to investigate the role of relative blood volume (RBV) reduction on intradialytic hypotension...
- Continuous thermodilution cardiac output: clinical validation against a reference technique of known accuracyE R Schmid
Division of Cardiovascular Anaesthesia, Institute of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Intensive Care Med 25:166-72. 1999..To evaluate the accuracy and precision of continuous thermodilution (CCO) by using a validated bolus thermodilution (BCO) reference technique as criterion standard...
- Haemodynamic monitoring with pulse-induced contour cardiac output (PiCCO) in critical careRos Cottis
Critical Care Unit, Southend Hospital, Prittlewell Chase, Southend on Sea, Essex, UK
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 19:301-7. 2003..These parameters are of interest as they are considered to be the most specific measures of cardiac preload, pulmonary oedema and contractility and a global indicator of cardiac performance...
- Glucose monitoring with long-term subcutaneous microdialysis in neonatesF A Baumeister
Children s Hospital of the Technical University Munich, Children s Clinic, Munich, Germany
Pediatrics 108:1187-92. 2001..Furthermore, we evaluated the sensitivity and specificy of subcutaneous microdialysis for the diagnosis of hypoglycemia...
- Using ventilation-induced aortic pressure and flow variation to diagnose preload responsivenessMichael R Pinsky
Intensive Care Med 30:1008-10. 2004
- Monitoring sedation status over time in ICU patients: reliability and validity of the Richmond Agitation-Sedation Scale (RASS)E Wesley Ely
Department of Medicine, Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Tennessee Valley Veteran s Affairs Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Nashville 37232, USA
JAMA 289:2983-91. 2003....
- Microdialysis for neurochemical monitoring of the human brainLars Hillered
Department of Neuroscience, Neurosurgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Scand Cardiovasc J 37:13-7. 2003
- Intraoperative determination of cardiac output using multiplane transesophageal echocardiography: a comparison to thermodilutionA C Perrino
Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven Campus, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8051, USA
Anesthesiology 89:350-7. 1998..The authors evaluated a CO technique that combines steerable continuous-wave Doppler with the imaging capabilities of two-dimensional multiplane TEE...
- Clinical experience in continuous graft monitoring with microdialysis early after liver transplantationG Nowak
Department of Transplantation Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
Br J Surg 89:1169-75. 2002..Based on the results of animal experiments, a clinical pilot study was undertaken...
- Complex systems and the technology of variability analysisAndrew J E Seely
Thoracic Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Crit Care 8:R367-84. 2004....
- [Guidelines for intensive care in cardiac surgery patients: haemodynamic monitoring and cardio-circulatory treatment guidelines of the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and the German Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care MediM Carl
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 55:130-48. 2007..The presented key messages of the guidelines were approved after two consensus meetings under the moderation of the Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany (AWMF)...
- Clinical evaluation of alternative-site glucose measurements in patients after major cardiac surgeryMartin Ellmerer
Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University Graz, Stiftingtalstrasse 24, A 8010 Graz, Austria
Diabetes Care 29:1275-81. 2006..The present study was performed to clinically evaluate the relation of glucose in SAT compared with arterial blood in patients after major cardiac surgery...
- Concurrent validity of the PAM accelerometer relative to the MTI Actigraph using oxygen consumption as a referenceS M Slootmaker
EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, and Research Center Physical Activity, Work and Health, TNO VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:36-43. 2009..The PAM is a valid device to rank subjects in EE and can be useful in collecting objective data to monitor habitual physical activity...
- Impact of telemedical care and monitoring on morbidity in mild to moderate chronic heart failureAndreas J Morguet
Department of Cardiology and Pulmonology, Charite Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
Cardiology 111:134-9. 2008..We investigated in a pilot study whether telemedicine is beneficial in mild to moderate chronic heart failure...
- Assessing fluid responsiveness by stroke volume variation in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsisG Marx
University of Liverpool, University Department of Anaesthesia, Liverpool, UK
Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:132-8. 2004..Our hypothesis was that stroke volume variation during mechanical ventilation of the lungs would allow accurate prediction and monitoring of changes in cardiac index in response to fluid loading in patients with severe sepsis...
- Technical reliability assessment of three accelerometer models in a mechanical setupDale W Esliger
University of Saskatchewan, College of Kinesiology, Saskatoon, Canada
Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:2173-81. 2006..Secondly, to determine the effects that acceleration and frequency have on these reliability measures...
- Lithium dilution cardiac output measurement in the critically ill patient: determination of precision of the techniqueM Cecconi
Department of Intensive Care Medicine, St George s Hospital, London, UK
Intensive Care Med 35:498-504. 2009..The variability of measurements, or precision, within patients of lithium dilution cardiac output has not previously been described...
- Evaluation of an uncalibrated arterial pulse contour cardiac output monitoring system in cirrhotic patients undergoing liver surgeryG Biancofiore
Liver Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Ospedale Cisanello, Pisa, Italy
Br J Anaesth 102:47-54. 2009..The pattern of alterations known as cirrhotic cardiomyopathy, and the transplant procedure itself, provided an evaluation under varying clinical conditions...
- Active care management supported by home telemonitoring in veterans with type 2 diabetes: the DiaTel randomized controlled trialRoslyn A Stone
Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Diabetes Care 33:478-84. 2010..However, both interventions improved glycemic control in primary care patients with previously inadequate control...
- Measurement of cardiac output: a comparison between transpulmonary thermodilution and uncalibrated pulse contour analysisS G Sakka
Department of Anaesthesiology and Operative Intensive Care Medicine, Medical Center Cologne Merheim, Cologne, Germany
Br J Anaesth 99:337-42. 2007..In this clinical study, we evaluated the accuracy of this system by comparing it with the transpulmonary thermodilution technique (TPID) in septic patients...
- Continuous physiologic monitoring and the identification of sepsis: what is the evidence supporting current clinical practice?Karen K Giuliano
Philips Medical Systems, Andover, MA 01810, USA
AACN Adv Crit Care 17:215-23. 2006..to review the evidence supporting the current clinical practice guidelines with regard to the continuous physiologic monitoring of temperature, blood pressure, heart rate, and respiratory rate...
- Reduced heart rate variability: an indicator of cardiac uncoupling and diminished physiologic reserve in 1,425 trauma patientsJohn A Morris
Department of Surgical Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
J Trauma 60:1165-73; discussion 1173-4. 2006..We hypothesized: Deteriorating physiologic reserve correlates with reduced HRV and cardiac uncoupling...
- Physiologic monitoring and anesthesia considerations in acute ischemic strokeChanhung Z Lee
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:S13-9. 2004..Herein, the authors review preoperative assessment, intraoperative and postoperative physiologic monitoring, and anesthesia management, with a focus on the control of the cerebrovascular and cardiovascular ..
- Noninvasive cardiac output monitoring (NICOM): a clinical validationPierre Squara
CERIC, Clinique Ambroise Pare, 27, boulevard Victor Hugo, 92200, Neuilly sur Seine, France
Intensive Care Med 33:1191-4. 2007....
- Reliability of continuous cardiac output measurement during intra-abdominal hypertension relies on repeated calibrations: an experimental animal studyMatthias Gruenewald
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Schwanenweg 21, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
Crit Care 12:R132. 2008..The aim of the present study was to compare the agreement between three CCO methods and a bolus thermodilution CO technique during acute IAH and volume loading...
- Effects of changes in vascular tone on the agreement between pulse contour and transpulmonary thermodilution cardiac output measurements within an up to 6-hour calibration-free periodOlfa Hamzaoui
Service de Reanimation Medicale, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Bicêtre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, EA 4046, Université Paris 11, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
Crit Care Med 36:434-40. 2008..To examine whether the agreement between pulse contour and transpulmonary thermodilution cardiac index (CI) measurements is altered by changes in vascular tone within an up to 6-hr calibration-free period...
- The hostile environment of the intensive care unitYoel Donchin
Department of Anesthesia, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Curr Opin Crit Care 8:316-20. 2002..Auditory alarms on ICU equipment, ICU syndrome, and needle sticks are discussed as examples of such problems...
- Pulse contour analysis: fairy tale or new reality?Frederic Michard
Crit Care Med 35:1791-2. 2007
- Calculating arterial pressure-based cardiac output using a novel measurement and analysis methodBenjamin Pratt
Edwards Lifesciences LLP, Irvine, CA 92614, USA
Biomed Instrum Technol 41:403-11. 2007....
- Evaluation of a noninvasive continuous cardiac output monitoring system based on thoracic bioreactanceHanan Keren
Cheetah Medical Limited, Ra anana, Israel
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H583-9. 2007..90). Preclinical and clinical data demonstrate the feasibility of using blood flow-related phase shifts of transthoracic electric signals to perform noninvasive continuous CO monitoring...
- Using heart-lung interactions to assess fluid responsiveness during mechanical ventilationF Michard
Service de Reanimation Medicale, CHU de Bicetre, Universite Paris XI, Kremlin Bicetre, France
Crit Care 4:282-9. 2000....
- A meta-analysis of pedometer-based walking interventions and weight lossCaroline R Richardson
Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
Ann Fam Med 6:69-77. 2008..This does not mean, however, that the association between higher step counts and lower weight is causal or that encouraging sedentary individuals to increase step counts helps them lose weight...
- Assessment of the clinical effectiveness of pulmonary artery catheters in management of patients in intensive care (PAC-Man): a randomised controlled trialSheila Harvey
Intensive Care National Audit and Research Centre, London, UK
Lancet 366:472-7. 2005..Our aim was, therefore, to ascertain whether hospital mortality is reduced in critically ill patients when they are managed with a PAC...
- Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill adultsSalmaan Kanji
Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada
Crit Care Med 33:2778-85. 2005..Therefore, it is imperative that bedside glucose testing methods be safe and accurate...
- Comparison between Flotrac-Vigileo and Bioreactance, a totally noninvasive method for cardiac output monitoringSophie Marque
Medical Intensive Care Unit, Cochin Hospital, 75679 Paris Cedex 14, France
Crit Care 13:R73. 2009....
- A novel lab-on-a-tube for multimodality neuromonitoring of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI)Chunyan Li
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati UC Neuroscience Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
Lab Chip 9:1988-90. 2009..In addition to measuring various crucial parameters in real-time continuous formats, the newly developed device also works as an intraventricular catheter to lower the elevated intracranial pressure by draining cerebrospinal fluid...
- Evaluation of nursing work effort and perceptions about blood glucose testing in tight glycemic controlDaleen Aragon
Advanced Practice Nursing and Research, Orlando Regional Healthcare, and Graduate School of Nursing, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
Am J Crit Care 15:370-7. 2006..Hourly measurements of blood glucose levels and adjustments of intravenous insulin doses require additional work by nurses...
- Intensive insulin therapy in the intensive care unit: assessment by continuous glucose monitoringChristophe De Block
Department of Diabetology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition, Antwerp University Hospital, Belgium
Diabetes Care 29:1750-6. 2006..Using continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), we investigated whether intensive insulin therapy based on discontinuous glucose monitoring can achieve normoglycemia (80-110 mg/dl) in a medical intensive care unit (MICU)...
- Real-time monitoring of heart rate variability in critically ill patientsShunji Kasaoka
Advanced Medical Emergency and Critical Care Center, Yamaguchi University Hospital, Ube, Yamaguchi 755 8505, Japan
J Crit Care 25:313-6. 2010..We report our experience in performing real-time monitoring of HRV in our ICU...
- Steps for the implementation and validation of tight glucose controlJean Charles Preiser
Intensive Care Med 33:570-1. 2007
- Prevalence of baseline serum glucose and lipid testing in users of second-generation antipsychotic drugs: a retrospective, population-based study of Medicaid claims dataElaine H Morrato
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 69:316-22. 2008..This study aimed to determine the prevalence of serum glucose and lipid monitoring in public mental health clients initiating second-generation antipsychotic (SGA) drugs...
- Performance of a minimally invasive uncalibrated cardiac output monitoring system (Flotrac/Vigileo) in haemodynamically unstable patientsF D Compton
Department of Nephrology, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, D 12200 Berlin, Germany
Br J Anaesth 100:451-6. 2008....
- Alarm algorithms in critical care monitoringMichael Imhoff
Department for Medical Informatics, Biometrics and Epidemiology, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
Anesth Analg 102:1525-37. 2006..We give an overview of the current clinical situation and the underlying problems and discuss different methods from statistics and computational science and their potential for clinical application...
- Patient state indexDavid Drover
Department of Anesthesia, H3580, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5640, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 20:121-8. 2006..The SEDLine system provides the clinician the option of storing and downloading patient data for future use as well as monitoring bilateral brain function and symmetry with a density spectral array (DSA) display...
- Intracranial pressure monitoring in intensive care: clinical advantages of a computerized system over manual recordingElisa Roncati Zanier
Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Milan University, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli, e Regina Elena, Fondazione IRCCS, Milano, Italy
Crit Care 11:R7. 2007..Little is known, however, about how precisely this method reflects the real patterns of ICP after severe TBI. In this study, we compared hourly manual recording with a validated and continuous computerized reference standard...
- Integrated monitoring and analysis for early warning of patient deteriorationL Tarassenko
Department of Engineering Science, Parks Road, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3PJ, UK
Br J Anaesth 97:64-8. 2006..Retrospective analysis has also shown that the data fusion algorithm in BioSign is capable of detecting critical events in advance of single-channel alerts...
- Continuous cardiac output monitoring after cardiopulmonary bypass: a comparison with bolus thermodilution measurementKarim Bendjelid
Geneva University Hospitals, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Surgical Intensive Care, 1211, Geneva 14, Switzerland
Intensive Care Med 32:919-22. 2006..The interchangeability of continuous measurement of cardiac output (CO) with the traditional bolus method in patients after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is uncertain...
- Identification of complex metabolic states in critically injured patients using bioinformatic cluster analysisMitchell J Cohen
Department of Surgery, University of California, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Crit Care 14:R10. 2010..We hypothesized that processing of multivariate data using hierarchical clustering techniques would allow identification of otherwise hidden patient physiologic patterns that would be predictive of outcome...
- Cardiorespiratory changes during upper gastrointestinal endoscopyB B Osinaike
Department of Anaesthesia, LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria
Afr Health Sci 7:115-9. 2007..To determine the changes in oxygen saturation, blood pressure and heart rate during various endoscopic procedures and to find out the risk factors for these changes...
- Accuracy and feasibility of point-of-care and continuous blood glucose analysis in critically ill ICU patientsAnouk M Corstjens
Department of Anesthesiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Crit Care 10:R135. 2006..The study was performed as a single-centre, prospective, observational study in a 12-bed medical ICU of a university hospital...
- Continuous muscle tissue oxygenation in critically injured patients: a prospective observational studyDanagra G Ikossi
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco and the San Francisco Injury Center for Research and Prevention, San Francisco, California, USA
J Trauma 61:780-8; discussion 788-90. 2006..A continuous, sensitive, and accurate measure of resuscitation after injury remains elusive...
- New approaches to physiological informatics in neurocritical careMARCO D SORANI
Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Neurocrit Care 7:45-52. 2007..We propose that advances in monitoring must be accompanied by advances in methods of high-frequency, multivariate data analysis that integrate the multiple processes occurring in critically ill patients...
- What technique should I use to measure cardiac output?Christoph K Hofer
Institute of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Triemli City Hospital, Switzerland
Curr Opin Crit Care 13:308-17. 2007..The aim of this review is to give a synopsis of the currently available cardiac output measurement methods. This information should help in selecting the appropriate technique in a particular clinical setting...
- Uncalibrated pulse contour-derived stroke volume variation predicts fluid responsiveness in mechanically ventilated patients undergoing liver transplantationM Biais
Service d anesthésie réanimation 1, Hopital Pellegrin, CHU Bordeaux, Place Amelie Raba Leon, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
Br J Anaesth 101:761-8. 2008..Stroke volume variation (SVV) is able to predict adequately the individual response to fluid loading. Our objective was to assess whether the SVV measured by a new algorithm (Vigileo; Flotrac) can predict fluid responsiveness...
- Comparison of two methods for enhanced continuous circulatory monitoring in patients with septic shockF Spohr
Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
Intensive Care Med 33:1805-10. 2007....
- Assessment of stroke volume variation for prediction of fluid responsiveness using the modified FloTrac and PiCCOplus systemChristoph K Hofer
Institute of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Triemli City Hospital, Birmensdorferstrasse, CH 8063 Zurich, Switzerland
Crit Care 12:R82. 2008..Various devices allow automated clinical assessment of SVV. The aim of the present study was to compare prediction of fluid responsiveness using SVV, as determined by the FloTrac/Vigileo system and the PiCCOplus system...
- Validation of a new arterial pulse contour-based cardiac output deviceEric E C de Waal
Division of Perioperative and Emergency Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Crit Care Med 35:1904-9. 2007..Vigileo cardiac output (VigileoCO) was compared with intermittent transpulmonary thermodilution cardiac output (TPCO) and an established arterial pulse contour-based cardiac output (PCCO)...
- Comparison of FloTrac cardiac output monitoring system in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting with pulmonary artery cardiac output measurementsM Cannesson
Hospives Civils de Lyon, Hopital Louis Pradel, Department of Anesthesiology, Bron, France
Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:832-9. 2007..We designed this prospective study to compare the accuracy of the FloTrac system (CO(FT)) vs. pulmonary artery catheter standard bolus thermodilution (CO(PAC) ) in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
- Tissue oxygen saturation predicts the development of organ dysfunction during traumatic shock resuscitationStephen M Cohn
Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
J Trauma 62:44-54; discussion 54-5. 2007..Our purpose was to evaluate how well StO2 predicted outcome in high-risk torso trauma patients presenting in shock...
- Patient-specific learning in real time for adaptive monitoring in critical careYing Zhang
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
J Biomed Inform 41:452-60. 2008..96, 0.99, 0.79, and 0.99, respectively. The classification trees achieved 0.84, 0.98, 0.72, and 0.98, respectively. Thus, patient-specific modeling in real time is not only feasible but also effective in generating alerts at the bedside...
- Gastric tonometry versus cardiac index as resuscitation goals in septic shock: a multicenter, randomized, controlled trialFernando Palizas
Clinica Bazterrica, Unidad de Terapia Intensiva, Billinghurst 2074 y Juncal CP 1425, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Crit Care 13:R44. 2009..Our hypothesis was that a gastric intramucosal pH-guided resuscitation protocol might improve the outcome of septic shock compared with a standard approach aimed at normalizing systemic parameters such as cardiac index (CI)...
- Volume responsivenessXavier Monnet
Medical Intensive Care Unit, Bicetre University Hospital, Paris 11 University, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
Curr Opin Crit Care 13:549-53. 2007..We aim to summarize the methods available for predicting volume responsiveness, focusing on recent findings in patients with spontaneous breathing activity...
- Understanding/ Treating Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Pediatric Physical IllnessEva Szigethy; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Emergency Neurophysiological Assessment Bedside Logic EngineDon M Tucker; Fiscal Year: 2010..Network access technology will facilitate remote review by expert neurologists, and a training protocol will provide first-responder usability for emergency technicians and physicians without training in clinical neurophysiology. ..
- PTSD Hyperarousal Symptoms Treated with Physiological Stress ManagementWALTON THOMPSON ROTH; Fiscal Year: 2011..Physiological monitoring will be applied not only during the training exercises and in the laboratory, but also ambulatorily for 24-hour periods that include daily activities and sleep. ..
- Phase III Study Comparing Albumin and Hetastarch Therapy in Acute Lung InjuryGregory S Martin; Fiscal Year: 2013..This trial will also provide requisite data for any subsequent clinical trials targeted at other clinically relevant outcomes, such as mortality, the duration of mechanical ventilation, or health-related quality of life. ..
- Ecstasy and the Dorsomedial HypothalamusDaniel E Rusyniak; Fiscal Year: 2010..will be performed in freely moving conscious rats using techniques of;microinjection, biotelemetric physiologic monitoring, radioimmunoassay for the markers of neuroendocrine activation, HPLC analysis of serum and brain ..
- Physiological Disturbances Associated with Neonatal Intraventricular HemorrhageJEFFREY RADIN KAISER; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Detection and Quantification of Neonatal Intraventricular HemorrhageMichael D Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2013..Data from the device will be made available in a manner that also allows comparison with other physiological monitoring systems. ..
- Detection and Alerting System for Seizure Onset (DASSO)Todd A Summers; Fiscal Year: 2013..will provide greater freedom for epileptic patients and their caregivers, it could also be used for continuous physiologic monitoring for other medical conditions within this patient group, including sleep apnea and cardiac arrhythmias.
- Non-convulsive seizures in critically ill children:physiology and outcomeNICHOLAS SCOTT ABEND; Fiscal Year: 2013..goal is to become an independent investigator leading multi-disciplinary investigations of multi-modality physiologic monitoring and management to improve the neuro-developmental outcome of critically ill children. Research: Dr...
- CHRONOBIOLOGIC MARKERS FOR LAB MEDICINE AND THERAPYFranz Halberg; Fiscal Year: 2012..the mapping of chronomes in selected species, with focus on the relative importance of the biological day vs. the biological week and of the transyear vs. the calendar year. ..
- Diffuse Optics for Acute Stroke ManagementArjun G Yodh; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Chronobiology of cardiovascular and pulmonary diseaseSteven A Shea; Fiscal Year: 2013..The applicant's longer term goals will be to improve therapy in such disorders via modifications in behavior or chronopharmacology. ..
- Ambulatory_Physiological_Monitor_for_Posttraumatic_Stress_DisorderMARK BLY; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- PRECLINICAL CYCLOSPORIN A THERAPY TRIALS FOR PEDIATRIC TBISUSAN SHEPS MARGULIES; Fiscal Year: 2012..This state-of-the-art, innovative preclinical study design can be applied to future evaluations of other therapies longer treatment windows, other ages, other brain injuries, and to other agents that promote neurorecovery or repair. ..
- 2012 Bioanalytical Sensors Gordon Research Conference and Gordon Research SeminarSteven Allan Soper; Fiscal Year: 2012..These discussions will form the basis for emerging collaborations between diverse conference participants and assist new researchers to enhance their programs. ..
- Neurobiological pathways linking stress and emotion to atherosclerosisPeter J Gianaros; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Continuous Fall Risk Monitoring System: Walking vs Activities of Daily LivingAmy Papadopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2011..extend an existing non-intrusive, commercially available monitoring system capable of location tracking, physiologic monitoring, and alerting to also assess fall risk in real time;the system would consider factors such as frequent ..
- Multimodal microPET and microMRI Imaging InstrumentationAngelique Y Louie; Fiscal Year: 2013..PET and MR data acquisition will be synchronized with each other and with physiologic monitoring triggers from subjects, thus providing the highest quality simultaneous in vivo 5PET/5MRI imaging...
- A National Short Course in Computational BiophotonicsVasan Venugopalan; Fiscal Year: 2013..Beyond providing an intensive on-site training course, all course materials and customized modeling and simulation software will be made available over the Internet at no cost in order to maximize distribution and outreach. ..
- Real-time Diffuse near-IR Optical Tomography with EEG RecordingsMark Farber; Fiscal Year: 2010..In the future, this work can have applications in the study of ADHD, epilepsy, Alzheimer's Disease, stroke, brain edema, and meningeal hemorrhages. ..
- New Faculty in Sleep MedicineCharles A Czeisler; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- FMRI of Autonomic Regulation with AcupunctureKYUNGMO PARK; Fiscal Year: 2010..Once our multimodal platform is proven robust and has been validated, we will explore the central network for acupuncture ANS modulation and potential laterality in acupoint response. ..
- 2010 Bioanalytical Sensors Gordon Research ConferenceAntje J Baeumner; Fiscal Year: 2010..These discussions are expected to form the basis for emerging collaborations between diverse conference participants and further the field of bioanalytical sensors. ..
- Augmented Physiologic Monitoring to Predict Brain Injury in Infants with CHDDANIEL JACQUES LICHT; Fiscal Year: 2013..Furthermore, the knowledge gained from this study will help design studies for other 'at- risk'populations of infants, such as premature infants or infants who have had birth trauma. ..
- Spatiotemporal Mapping of Neuronal Responses to Acupunture with MEGRupali P Dhond; Fiscal Year: 2012..This proposal also aligns with NIH PA-06-001. ..
- 12-lead MRI-Compatible ECG for physiological monitoring and scanner synchronizatiJay Ward; Fiscal Year: 2011..Moreover, 12-lead ECG is the standard-of-care for detecting acute ischemia4, but ischemia indicators frequently are masked by MRI ..
- High Performance Multi-Modality Small Animal Imaging SystemBenjamin M W Tsui; Fiscal Year: 2013..The Advisory Committee will meet twice a year to review the operation of the SA imaging suite and to set policies and procedures to assure equitable use of the proposed equipment. ..
- Novel device for improving standard CPR outcomesKeith Lurie; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Open Mx: Multipurpose Software for Statistical ModelingSteven M Boker; Fiscal Year: 2010..The current project proposes to develop software that uses massively parallel computing grids, "cyberinfrastructure", in order to address these challenges. ..
- NEURAL SUBSTRATES OF ADAPTIVE JAW MOVEMENTStephen Berry; Fiscal Year: 2004..Characterization of the brainstem neurobehavioral control systems and their modulation by the forebrain will provide a necessary foundation for the application of this model system to health-related research. ..
- SCBA OXIMETRY FOR FIRE FIGHTER PHYSIOLOGIC MONITORINGWILLIAM WIESMANN; Fiscal Year: 2005..Research and testing to date suggests that this system will effectively provide reliable and non-invasive identification of the onset of volitional fatigue and facilitate timely fire fighter self-rescue. ..
- SCBA OXIMETRY FOR FIRE FIGHTER PHYSIOLOGIC MONITORINGWILLIAM WIESMANN; Fiscal Year: 2000..abstract_text> ..
- Managing Chronic Illness: Telemonitoring vs TelephoneKathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2005..Findings regarding health outcomes and advantages and disadvantages of the two interventions will guide the design of a larger clinical trial to compare telemonitoring to telephone disease management. ..
- Telehealth delivery of a weight loss program in diabetesJennifer Lovejoy; Fiscal Year: 2004..3) To perform a pilot study in patients with Type 2 diabetes to determine whether the Healthium interface improves weight loss and diabetes outcomes relative to standard clinic-based treatment. ..
- DIAGNOSTIC/MONITORING OMISSIONS MALPRACTICE CLAIM DTABSERichard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 1992..The research will focus on malpractice claims associated with omission of diagnostic tests and physiologic monitoring; such claims are conceptualized as-the driving force behind many defensive medical practices...
- BIOMECHANICAL BASIS FOR THE TREATMENT OF SLEEP APNEARichard Schwab; Fiscal Year: 2000..implementations of state-of-the art dynamic magnetic resonance imaging and tagging techniques coupled with physiologic monitoring of respiration during wakefulness and sleep to evaluate the effects of weight loss, mandibular ..
- Sports Medicine Assessment ToolERIC A RICHARDS; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- CAMPYLOBACTER PYLORI-INDUCED GASTRIC DISEASESteven Krakowka; Fiscal Year: 1992..in the pathogenesis of gastritis in a series of short-using developed endoscopic, immunologic and physiologic monitoring procedures...
- Gender-Specific Treatment of Pediatric Cardiac ArrestRobert Clark; Fiscal Year: 2009..asphyxial cardiac arrest in postnatal day 17 rats has been developed that has the capacity for invasive physiologic monitoring and resuscitation that mimics guidelines used in humans, biochemical and cellular assessment, and acute ..
- Real Time Risk of Mortality in Critically III ChildrenDANIEL KOCIS; Fiscal Year: 2005..real time continuous physiologic monitoring parameters (i.e...
- MEDICAL COLLEGE OF VIRGINIA EPILEPSY RESEARCH CENTERRobert DeLorenzo; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results from this study will ultimately develop new strategies to offer insights into the pathophysiology of SE and improve the diagnosis and treatment of this severe neurological condition. ..
- TELEMEDICINE/HOME MONITORING--AFRICAN AMERICANS WITH CHFWILLIAM GENTHE; Fiscal Year: 2000..computerized CHF patient record with integral clinical protocols for "telemanagement" and transtelephonic physiologic monitoring. The culmination of these works will tie together into the development of a sercice and hardware package ..
- SBIR PHASE I - AUTOMATED NALOXONE DELIVERY SYSTEM. "OTHER FUNCTIONS"David B Kynor; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- DYNAMICS OF INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE AND VENOUS DRAINAGEMichael Daley; Fiscal Year: 1999..abstract) During the routine neurosurgical intensive care of the patient with closed head-injury, bedside physiologic monitoring of the arterial and intracranial pressure signals is accomplished...
- COMPUTERIZED PHYSIOLOGICAL DATA SYSTEMSUE HEGYVARY; Fiscal Year: 1991..In summary, all the subsystems for data acquisition will interface with the core VAX computer, which is prerequisite to the integration and formatting of information...
- VENLAFAXINE FOR HOT FLASHES FOLLOWING BREAST CANCERJANET CARPENTER; Fiscal Year: 2003..e., t-tests, linear regression, GEE, mixed model). Study findings will significantly contribute to the scientific basis of hot flash management in women following treatment for breast cancer. ..
- ANALYSIS AND THERAPY OF LIFE-TREATENING EMERGENCIESWilliam Shoemaker; Fiscal Year: 1980..physiologic changes occur with a wide variety of injuries, we will also define criteria for escalation of physiologic monitoring by process measures defined from the sequential physiologic patterns associated with death or survival and ..
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Telemetry SystemJOSEPH GIUFFRIDA; Fiscal Year: 2006..Continuous physiologic monitoring can provide critical data to guide diagnosis and treatment...
- MICROASSAYS FOR ENZYME ACTIVITYWilson Smart; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- THERMOPHYSIOLOGIC EFFECTS OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGINGFRANK SHELLOCK; Fiscal Year: 1993..provide significant and important data to help establish safe levels of exposure to the RF electromagnetic fields used for MRI and differentiate between patients that may or may not require continuous physiologic monitoring during MRI.
- Non-invasive cardio-pulmonary monitor for miceMartin Baruch; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- UC Davis Mouse Cancer Imaging ProgramSIMON CHERRY; Fiscal Year: 2006..resources, including a biomedical cyclotron and radiochemistry program, expertise in mouse handling and physiologic monitoring, core laboratories and expertise for creating genetically-engineered mouse models, and support for ..
- Virtual Reality and Functional MRI to Study Drug CravingAnthony Zuccolotto; Fiscal Year: 2007..This new methodology has the potential to improve the lives of millions of smokers, alcoholics and cocaine addicts through more effective research and xeatment strategies. ..
- SAFE TRANSPORT OF LOW-BIRTHWEIGHT NEONATESMichael Walsh; Fiscal Year: 1993..The purpose of this application to the National Institutes of Health is to request funding to further develop, test and evaluate this innovative device in order to bring it into the market place...
- SUB-MICROLITER ELECTROCHEMICAL ASSAY FOR BLOOD GLUCOSEWilson Smart; Fiscal Year: 2000..Other markets include emergency medicine, control of blood levels of therapeutic drugs, and physiological monitoring of many analytes for clinical and research purposes. ..
- A Physical Activity and Physiological Monitoring SystemB Parker; Fiscal Year: 2005..The effort will include validation testing of SMARHT recorded physical activity and physiological data collected on human subjects at rest and while performing a wide range of activities. ..
- A novel murine model of food allergy to peanut or eggPaul Bryce; Fiscal Year: 2009..We believe that these aims will facilitate our abilities to investigate the pathogenesis and immunological mechanisms underlying this disease and prove a novel, important tool for developing future therapies and clinical treatments. ..
- Managing Complexity in Psychology Experiment GenerationAnthony Zuccolotto; Fiscal Year: 2004..The team will draw on the expertise it has acquired developing the leading experiment generation and imaging tools that are currently used in thousands of laboratories and successfully commercializing past SBIR efforts. ..
- MEASUREMENT OF ADAPTIVE STYLE IN CHILDREN WITH CANCERSean Phipps; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Non-invasive cardiopulmonary monitor for miceMartin Baruch; Fiscal Year: 2004..The data will be analyzed and the reliability of the approach assessed using different algorithms, including wavelet transforms. ..
- Improved Sensitivity MR Microscopy for Cancer ImagingMICHAEL IZENSON; Fiscal Year: 2004..resolution for in vivo imaging of the mouse brain and whole body, integration with advanced technology for physiologic monitoring and control, and validation using mouse models of cancer...
- PERIPHERAL VIRAL LOAD AND SIV-INDUCED CNS DYSFUNCTIONHoward Fox; Fiscal Year: 2003..A total of 44 Rhesus macaques will be used in the proposed experiments. All animals will be monitored by a well thought out series of assays and physiological assessments followed by detailed tissue analysis at necropsy. ..