intraoperative period

Summary

Summary: The period during a surgical operation.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Reliability of intraoperative frozen section and imprint cytological investigation of sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer
    P J van Diest
    Department of Pathology, Free University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Histopathology 35:14-8. 1999
  2. ncbi 18F-labeled fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-guided surgery for recurrent colorectal cancer: a feasibility study
    E E Zervos
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Surg Res 97:9-13. 2001
  3. ncbi The effects of steep trendelenburg positioning on intraocular pressure during robotic radical prostatectomy
    Hamdy Awad
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Anesth Analg 109:473-8. 2009
  4. ncbi Nipple-sparing mastectomy: risk of nipple-areolar recurrences in a series of 579 cases
    J Y Petit
    Department of Plastic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, Milan, 20 141, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:97-101. 2009
  5. ncbi Postconditioning in cardiac surgery for tetralogy of Fallot
    Wanjun Luo
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Xiang Ya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, PR China
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1373-4. 2007
  6. ncbi Intraoperative confirmation of parathyroid tissue during parathyroid exploration: a retrospective evaluation of the frozen section
    W H Westra
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 6417, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 22:538-44. 1998
  7. ncbi Management of isolated renal fossa recurrence following radical nephrectomy
    Viraj A Master
    Department of Urology, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Urol 174:473-7; discussion 477. 2005
  8. ncbi Intraoperative EBRT and resection for renal cell carcinoma : twenty-year outcomes
    F A Calvo
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Sanitary Research, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Strahlenther Onkol 189:129-36. 2013
  9. ncbi Postoperative seroma formation after intraoperative radiotherapy using low-kilovoltage X-rays given during breast-conserving surgery
    Uta Kraus-Tiefenbacher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Medical Center Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:1140-5. 2010
  10. ncbi Preliminary results of electron intraoperative therapy boost and hypofractionated external beam radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery in premenopausal women
    Giovanni Battista Ivaldi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:485-93. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Signaling Pathways in Medullary Thyroid Cancer
    Herbert Chen; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. HYPOTHERMIA DURING INTRACRANIAL ANEURYSM SURGERY
    Michael Todd; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy(FNAB) Needle Device
    Vinod Shidham; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. Optical imaging of epilepsy in rat and human neocortex
    THEODORE SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Intraoperative 3T MRI Scanner for Minimally Invasive Therapy
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Bariatric Surgery Outcome/Cost in Medicare Beneficiaries
    David Flum; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. Gene methylation in glioma and normal glial cells
    Justin Smith; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. Low Impedance Electrodes for Neural Stimulation
    WARREN GRILL; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. Optimal Image Registration
    Oskar Skrinjar; Fiscal Year: 2008
  10. Imaging Flow Cytometer
    Albert Donnenberg; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications228 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Reliability of intraoperative frozen section and imprint cytological investigation of sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer
    P J van Diest
    Department of Pathology, Free University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Histopathology 35:14-8. 1999
    ..This would allow the axillary lymph node dissection to be performed in the same session as the SN procedure and the excision of the primary tumour in case of a positive SN...
  2. ncbi 18F-labeled fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography-guided surgery for recurrent colorectal cancer: a feasibility study
    E E Zervos
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Surg Res 97:9-13. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether diagnostic information offered by preoperative PET scan could be used to detect disease intraoperatively using beta and gamma handheld probes...
  3. ncbi The effects of steep trendelenburg positioning on intraocular pressure during robotic radical prostatectomy
    Hamdy Awad
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Anesth Analg 109:473-8. 2009
    ..In this study, we sought to quantify the changes in IOP and examine perioperative factors responsible for these changes while patients are in the steep Trendelenburg position during robotic prostatectomy...
  4. ncbi Nipple-sparing mastectomy: risk of nipple-areolar recurrences in a series of 579 cases
    J Y Petit
    Department of Plastic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, Milan, 20 141, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:97-101. 2009
    ..The risk of local recurrence behind the nipple areolar complex (NAC) is the main limiting factor of the NSM procedure. To minimize such risk, we proposed in 2002 a intraoperative radiotherapy of the preserved NAC...
  5. ncbi Postconditioning in cardiac surgery for tetralogy of Fallot
    Wanjun Luo
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Xiang Ya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, PR China
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1373-4. 2007
  6. ncbi Intraoperative confirmation of parathyroid tissue during parathyroid exploration: a retrospective evaluation of the frozen section
    W H Westra
    Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 6417, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 22:538-44. 1998
    ..In exceptional cases, however, the distinction between parathyroid and thyroid tissue may not be possible owing to a striking overlap seen at the clinical, gross, and microscopic levels...
  7. ncbi Management of isolated renal fossa recurrence following radical nephrectomy
    Viraj A Master
    Department of Urology, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Urol 174:473-7; discussion 477. 2005
    ..Management of this lesion can be challenging, with relatively few series in the literature. We describe our use of surgical extirpation with adjuvant intraoperative radiation...
  8. ncbi Intraoperative EBRT and resection for renal cell carcinoma : twenty-year outcomes
    F A Calvo
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Sanitary Research, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Strahlenther Onkol 189:129-36. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi Postoperative seroma formation after intraoperative radiotherapy using low-kilovoltage X-rays given during breast-conserving surgery
    Uta Kraus-Tiefenbacher
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Medical Center Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:1140-5. 2010
    ..To determine the frequency and volume of seroma after breast-conserving surgery (BCS) with or without intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT)...
  10. ncbi Preliminary results of electron intraoperative therapy boost and hypofractionated external beam radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery in premenopausal women
    Giovanni Battista Ivaldi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:485-93. 2008
    ..To report the acute and preliminary data on late toxicity of a pilot study of boost with electron intraoperative therapy followed by hypofractionated external beam radiotherapy (HEBRT) of the whole breast...
  11. ncbi Full-dose intraoperative radiotherapy with electrons in breast surgery: broadening the indications
    Mattia Intra
    Division of Breast Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milan, Italy
    Arch Surg 140:936-9. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi Does the left inferior longitudinal fasciculus play a role in language? A brain stimulation study
    Emmanuel Mandonnet
    Department of Neurosurgery, Institut de Psychologie, 71 Av Edouard Vaillant, 92774 Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Brain 130:623-9. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi Donor biliary variations: an overlooked problem?
    J R Nery
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Florida 33136, USA
    Clin Transplant 11:582-7. 1997
    ....
  14. ncbi Subjective visual experience during phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation using retrobulbar anesthesia
    K G Au Eong
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    J Cataract Refract Surg 26:842-6. 2000
    ..To investigate the subjective visual experience of patients during phacoemulsification and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation using retrobulbar anesthesia...
  15. ncbi Visual perception during phacoemulsification cataract surgery under topical and regional anaesthesia
    Paris G Tranos
    Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, London, UK
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 81:118-22. 2003
    ..To compare the subjective visual experiences of patients during phacoemulsification and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation using regional and topical anaesthesia...
  16. ncbi It's the colloid, not the esophageal Doppler monitor
    Peter E Horowitz
    Anesthesiology 99:238-9; author reply 239. 2003
  17. ncbi 6th Yahya Cohen Lecture: visual experience during cataract surgery
    K G Au Eong
    Eye Institute, National Healthcare Group, Clinical Research Unit, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 31:666-74. 2002
    ..This paper reviews the recent studies on this phenomenon, discusses its clinical significance and suggests novel approaches to reduce its negative impact on the surgery...
  18. ncbi [The role of radiation therapy in treatment of pancreatic cancer from the viewpoint of radio-oncologists]
    C Timke
    Abteilung Radioonkologie und Strahlentherapie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Radiologe 49:149-53. 2009
    ..Despite all progress in radiation techniques and in systemic therapy of pancreatic cancer, psychooncological care and good nutrition is of especially high importance in the care of this group of patients...
  19. pmc Intra-operative rapid diagnostic method based on CK19 mRNA expression for the detection of lymph node metastases in breast cancer
    Mike Visser
    Department of Pathology, VU Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 122:2562-7. 2008
    ..7% before and 97.1% after discordant case investigation. Our results indicate that OSNA-CK19 can potentially be useful in an intra-operative clinical setting to detect SN tumor involvement in breast cancer patients...
  20. pmc Radical resection after IORT-containing multimodality treatment is the most important determinant for outcome in patients treated for locally recurrent rectal cancer
    Raphaëla C Dresen
    Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Postbox 1350, 5602 ZA, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:1937-47. 2008
    ..This study assessed the outcome of LRRC patients treated with multimodality treatment, consisting of neoadjuvant radio (chemo-) therapy, extended resection, and intraoperative radiotherapy...
  21. ncbi Visual experience during phacoemulsification under topical versus retrobulbar anesthesia: results of a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Venkatesh Rengaraj
    Aravind Eye Hospitals, Madurai, India
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:782-7. 2004
    ..To compare the subjective visual experience of cataract patients during phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation under topical anesthesia (TA) vs retrobulbar anesthesia (RA)...
  22. ncbi Frozen section analysis for intraoperative margin assessment during breast-conserving surgery results in low rates of re-excision and local recurrence
    T P Olson
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2953-60. 2007
    ..We retrospectively analyzed records of patients who received breast-conserving therapy with intraoperative FSA of the lumpectomy cavity to assess re-excision rates and local control...
  23. ncbi Alignments and clinical results in conventional and navigated total knee arthroplasty
    A Ensini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Bologna, Italy
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 457:156-62. 2007
    ..However, clinical scoring systems showed this radiographic improvement did not necessarily result in a better clinical outcome at short-term followup...
  24. ncbi Subjective visual experience during phacoemulsification cataract surgery under sub-Tenon's block
    N Prasad
    Department of Ophthalmology, North Riding Infirmary, Newport Road, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, UK
    Eye (Lond) 17:407-9. 2003
    ..Patients undergoing phacoemulsification surgery under sub-Tenon's block experience a variety of visual sensations and some patients may be frightened. All patients should receive appropriate preoperative warning...
  25. ncbi Intraoperative cholangiography and risk of common bile duct injury during cholecystectomy
    David R Flum
    The Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6410, USA
    JAMA 289:1639-44. 2003
    ..Intraoperative cholangiography (IOC) may decrease the risk of common bile duct (CBD) injury during cholecystectomy by helping to avoid misidentification of the CBD...
  26. ncbi Intraoperative electron-beam therapy for primary and recurrent retroperitoneal soft-tissue sarcoma
    Robert Krempien
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:773-9. 2006
    ..This study assesses the long-term outcome of patients with retroperitoneal soft-tissue sarcomas treated by maximal resection in combination with intraoperative electron-beam therapy (IOERT) and postoperative external-beam radiotherapy...
  27. ncbi Surgical strategy in the treatment of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Massimo Falconi
    B Unit of Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Verona, Italy
    JOP 7:150-6. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi Improvement in intraperitoneal intraoperative cisplatin exposure based on pharmacokinetic analysis in patients with ovarian cancer
    Bernard Royer
    Laboratoire de Pharmacologie Clinique, CHU Jean Minjoz, 3 bvd Fleming, 25030 Besancon Cedex, France
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 61:415-21. 2008
    ..An attractive solution would be to decrease Pt transfer from peritoneum to bloodstream. A phase 1 study using intraoperative IP epinephrine in order to decrease this transfer is presently being carried out...
  29. ncbi Surgery for local recurrence of rectal cancer
    A G Heriot
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Colorectal Dis 8:733-47. 2006
    ..The present article reviews the evidence for and against the surgical management for local recurrence of rectal cancer, the role of adjuvant and intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT), and evaluates short and long-term outcomes...
  30. ncbi Intra-operative radiotherapy (IORT) in pancreatic cancer: joint analysis of the ISIORT-Europe experience
    Vincenzo Valentini
    Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Department of Radiotherapy, Rome, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 91:54-9. 2009
    ..A joint analysis of data from five contributing centers within the ISIORT-Europe program was performed to investigate the main contributions of intra-operative radiotherapy (IORT) to the multidisciplinary treatment of pancreatic cancer...
  31. pmc Full-dose intraoperative radiotherapy with electrons during breast-conserving surgery: experience with 590 cases
    Umberto Veronesi
    Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Division of Radiotherapy, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milan, Italy
    Ann Surg 242:101-6. 2005
    ..The new mobile linear accelerators easily moved close to the operating table to allow the full-dose irradiation during surgery...
  32. ncbi Serum and intraperitoneal pharmacokinetics of cisplatin within intraoperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy: influence of protein binding
    Bernard Royer
    Laboratoire de Pharmacologie Clinique, CHU Jean Minjoz, Besancon, France
    Anticancer Drugs 16:1009-16. 2005
    ..p. bath containing 50 mg/m cisplatin for 2 h. A new protocol with a renewed bath and a higher cisplatin concentration is under investigation...
  33. ncbi Intraoperative radiotherapy as a boost during breast-conserving surgery using low-kilovoltage X-rays: the first 5 years of experience with a novel approach
    Frederik Wenz
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Medical Center Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 77:1309-14. 2010
    ..We report the first 5 years of a single-center experience after introduction of a novel approach to deliver IORT as a tumor bed boost during BCS for breast cancer...
  34. ncbi Intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy for previously irradiated advanced head and neck malignancies
    S Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 42:1085-9. 1998
    ..This is a retrospective review to evaluate the role of surgery and intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy (IOERT) in the treatment of patients with previously irradiated advanced head and neck cancers...
  35. pmc Awareness during anesthesia
    Beverley A Orser
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 178:185-8. 2008
  36. ncbi Limited-field radiation therapy in the management of early-stage breast cancer
    Frank A Vicini
    Department of Radiation Oncology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI 48072, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1205-10. 2003
    ..e., limited-field radiation therapy) in selected patients treated with breast-conserving therapy and compared them with results of matched breast-conserving therapy patients who underwent whole-breast radiation therapy...
  37. ncbi Intraoperative radiation therapy for recurrent head-and-neck cancer: the UCSF experience
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:122-9. 2007
    ..To review a single-institutional experience with the use of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) for recurrent head-and-neck cancer...
  38. ncbi intraoperative radiation therapy part 2. Clinical results
    Felipe A Calvo
    Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:116-27. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi Goal-directed intraoperative fluid administration reduces length of hospital stay after major surgery
    Tong J Gan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Anesthesiology 97:820-6. 2002
    ..The objective of this prospective, randomized study was to assess the effect of goal-directed intraoperative fluid administration on length of postoperative hospital stay...
  40. ncbi Prospective study on cardiopulmonary bypass prime reduction and its effect on intraoperative blood product and hemoconcentrator use
    Michael A Sobieski
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL, USA
    Perfusion 20:31-7. 2005
    ..Evaluate the feasibility and clinical significance of crystalloid prime reduction during the initiation of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) using a modified bridge on the cardioplegia delivery system...
  41. ncbi Predictors of survival in recurrent rectal cancer after resection and intraoperative radiotherapy
    Margo Shoup
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 45:585-92. 2002
    ..This study was designed to determine predictors of survival after surgery and intraoperative radiotherapy for recurrent rectal cancer...
  42. ncbi Sphere of equivalence--a novel target volume concept for intraoperative radiotherapy using low-energy X rays
    Carsten Herskind
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim Medical Center, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:1575-81. 2008
    ..The purpose was to compare the expected risk of local recurrence in this nonuniform radiation field with that after conventional external beam radiotherapy...
  43. ncbi Intraoperative radiotherapy electron boost followed by moderate doses of external beam radiotherapy in resected soft-tissue sarcoma of the extremities
    Ignacio Azinovic
    Department of Oncology, Radiation Oncology Division, Clinica Universitaria, School of Medicine, University of Navarre, Av Pio XII, 36, 31008 Pamplona, Spain
    Radiother Oncol 67:331-7. 2003
    ..To analyze the patterns of failure and the toxicity profile of intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy (IOERT) after resection of soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities (STS)...
  44. ncbi Preoperative irradiation and surgery for recurrent rectal cancer. Will intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) be of additional benefit? A prospective study
    Johan Nicolay Wiig
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 0310 Oslo, Norway
    Radiother Oncol 62:207-13. 2002
    ..The therapeutic gain of surgery for recurrent rectal cancer is not clear, particularly with regard to the addition of intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT)...
  45. ncbi Patients' expectation and experience of visual sensations during phacoemulsification under topical anaesthesia
    C L Ang
    The Eye Institute at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National Healthcare Group, Singapore, Singapore
    Eye (Lond) 21:1162-7. 2007
    ..We also sought to determine if patients find their intraoperative visual experience frightening and the factors associated with this...
  46. pmc A new option for early breast cancer patients previously irradiated for Hodgkin's disease: intraoperative radiotherapy with electrons (ELIOT)
    Mattia Intra
    Department of Breast Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R828-32. 2005
    ..Mastectomy is therefore recommended as the first option treatment in these women...
  47. ncbi Role for intraoperative margin assessment in patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery
    Neslihan Cabioglu
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1458-71. 2007
    ..We investigated whether intraoperative margin assessment aids in obtaining negative margins, and to evaluate the local control thus achieved...
  48. ncbi Long-term survivors using intraoperative radiotherapy for recurrent gynecologic malignancies
    Phuoc T Tran
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford Cancer Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:504-11. 2007
    ..To analyze the outcomes of therapy and identify prognostic factors for patients treated with surgery followed by intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) for gynecologic malignancies at a single institution...
  49. ncbi Clinical physics, applicator choice, technique, and equipment for electron intraoperative radiation therapy
    Peter J Biggs
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 12:899-924. 2003
    ..There are currently six new centers in the United States that practice IORT with a mobile linear accelerator and more than that in Europe...
  50. ncbi Low-dose intraoperative brachytherapy in soft tissue sarcomas involving neurovascular structure
    Carmen Llácer
    Institut Bergonie, Regional Cancer Center, Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Radiother Oncol 78:10-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate intraoperative brachytherapy in the management of soft tissue sarcomas involving neurovascular structures, its impact on local control and complications...
  51. ncbi Intraoperative radioimmunodetection
    E W Martin
    The Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Semin Surg Oncol 15:205-8. 1998
    ..e., all RIGS-positive tissue was removed at surgery)...
  52. ncbi Surgical management of retroperitoneal sarcomas associated with external and intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy
    J Y Bobin
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, 69495 Pierre Benite Cedex, France
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:676-81. 2003
    ..To report outcomes of adults with retroperitoneal sarcoma (RS) treated by surgery, external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) and intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy (IORT)...
  53. ncbi Utility of intraoperative frozen section analysis of sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer
    C Chao
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, J Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville School of Medicine, 2nd Floor ACB, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 182:609-15. 2001
    ..Intraoperative frozen section pathologic analysis of sentinel lymph node (SLN) may guide immediate (single-stage) completion axillary dissection for patients with nodal metastases...
  54. ncbi Do intraoperative microrecordings improve subthalamic nucleus targeting in stereotactic neurosurgery for Parkinson's disease?
    A Priori
    Department of Neurosurgical Sciences, IRCCS, Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    J Neurosurg Sci 47:56-60. 2003
    ..The clinical importance of intraoperative microrecordings for subthalamic nucleus (STN) localization in neurosurgical practice remains a matter of debate in the various groups...
  55. ncbi Correlation of intraoperatively irradiated volume and fibrosis in patients with soft-tissue sarcoma of the extremities
    M van Kampen
    Clinical Radiology with focus on Radiotherapy and Policlinic, Radiologic University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:94-9. 2001
    ..To investigate the influence of intraoperatively irradiated volume on soft-tissue fibrosis...
  56. ncbi Microelectrode recording: lead point in STN-DBS surgery
    M S Kim
    Department of Neurosurgery, Inje University Busan Paik Hospital, Busan, Korea
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 99:37-42. 2006
    ..We evaluate the Lead point compared to the NeuroTrek system. We used NeuroTrek in 18 Parkinsonian patients, Lead point-4 in 12 patients, during STN-DBS surgery. We compared MR-Stir image with Microelectrode recording...
  57. ncbi Surgical technique of intraoperative radiotherapy in conservative treatment of limited-stage breast cancer
    Mattia Intra
    Breast Division, University of Milan, Italy
    Arch Surg 137:737-40. 2002
    ..In our experience, IORT for limited-stage breast carcinoma is easy to perform and only briefly prolongs the duration of the surgical procedure...
  58. ncbi The results of frozen section, touch preparation, and cytological smear are comparable for intraoperative examination of sentinel lymph nodes: a study in 133 breast cancer patients
    Edi Brogi
    Department of Pathology, Breast Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:173-80. 2005
    ..The goal of intraoperative sentinel lymph node (SLN) examination is to avoid reoperation for a positive SLN, but the ideal method of intraoperative SLN examination remains unclear, and published results vary widely...
  59. ncbi Intraoperative radiation therapy first part: rationale and techniques
    Felipe A Calvo
    Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 59:106-15. 2006
    ..Criteria for patient's selection and evaluation and information on sequencing and techniques are presented as well as some considerations on the need for a proper programme on quality assurance and periodical reporting of data...
  60. ncbi Knowledge of visual experience during cataract surgery under local anaesthesia: a nationwide survey of UK ophthalmologists
    A Laude
    Singapore International Eye Cataract Retina Centre, 3 Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre, Singapore 228510, Singapore
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:510-2. 2009
    ..To evaluate the knowledge and practices of UK ophthalmologists regarding patients' subjective visual experience during cataract surgery under local anaesthesia...
  61. ncbi Combination analysis of a whole lymph node by one-step nucleic acid amplification and histology for intraoperative detection of micrometastasis
    Kiyomi Taniyama
    Institute for Clinical Research, Department of Pathology, National Hospital Organization Kure Medical Center and Chugoku Cancer Center, Kure, Japan
    Pathobiology 73:183-91. 2006
    ..The aim was to develop a more efficient molecular detection system than histological examination (HE) for lymph node (LN) metastasis...
  62. ncbi Does intraoperative radiation therapy improve local tumor control in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma? A propensity score analysis
    Timothy N Showalter
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:2116-22. 2009
    ..Locoregional recurrence (LRR) is an important factor after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) for pancreatic cancer. Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) administered to the resection bed may improve local tumor control...
  63. ncbi Intraoperative radiotherapy in pancreatic cancer: a systematic review
    Alberto Ruano-Ravina
    Galician Agency for Health Technology Assessment, Galician Health Authority, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Spain
    Radiother Oncol 87:318-25. 2008
    ..Intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) has been considered for treatment of pancreas cancer since local recurrence rates are very high. This study assesses the efficacy and safety of IORT in pancreatic cancer...
  64. ncbi Intraoperative radiation therapy
    C G Willett
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Clin Oncol 6:209-14. 2001
    ..The future of IORT will be in the successful integration of this therapy into multimodality treatment programs of chemotherapy, external beam irradiation, and surgery for locally advanced malignancies...
  65. ncbi Impact of intraoperative radiation on postoperative and disease-specific outcome after pancreatoduodenectomy for adenocarcinoma: a propensity score analysis
    Roderich E Schwarz
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Department of General Oncologic Surgery, Duarte, California, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:16-21. 2003
    ..The recurrence pattern may be affected in some patients, but systemic recurrences predominate. We continue to explore IORT in combination with systemic chemotherapy...
  66. ncbi Cost-effective management of common bile duct stones: a decision analysis of the use of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), intraoperative cholangiography, and laparoscopic bile duct exploration
    D R Urbach
    Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Surgical Research, Legacy Health Systems, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Surg Endosc 15:4-13. 2001
    ..If expertise in LCDE is unavailable, selective postoperative ERCP is preferred over routine preoperative ERCP, unless the probability of CBD stones is very high (>80%)...
  67. ncbi [Intraoperative radiotherapy: back to the future?]
    J B Dubois
    Département d Oncologie Radiothérapie, CRLC Val d Aurelle 34298 Montpellier cedex 5, France
    Cancer Radiother 13:423-7. 2009
    ..IORT was evaluated either as boost or as an exclusive treatment delivering one fraction during the surgical procedure...
  68. pmc Intraoperative radiation therapy for advanced cervical metastasis: a single institution experience
    Youssef H Zeidan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Radiat Oncol 6:72. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to review our experience with the use of IORT for patients with advanced cervical metastasis...
  69. ncbi Validity of pulse pressure and systolic blood pressure variation data obtained from a Datex Ohmeda S/5 monitor for predicting fluid responsiveness during surgery
    Hui Qiao
    Department of Anesthesiology, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
    J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 22:316-22. 2010
    ..A previously described method using the Datex Ohmeda S/5 monitor to record arterial and pulse pressure might be accurate enough to use for this purpose...
  70. ncbi Autofluorescence and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy and spectral imaging for breast surgical margin analysis
    Matthew D Keller
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 42:15-23. 2010
    ..This study examined the use of autofluorescence and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy and spectral imaging to evaluate margin status intraoperatively...
  71. ncbi Intraoperative radiation therapy in resected pancreatic carcinoma: long-term analysis
    Vincenzo Valentini
    Department of Radiotherapy, Policlinico Universitario A Gemelli, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1094-9. 2008
    ..This study presents long-term results (minimum follow-up, 102 months) for 26 patients undergoing integrated adjuvant RT (external RT+IORT)...
  72. ncbi Population pharmacokinetics and dosing recommendations for cisplatin during intraperitoneal peroperative administration: development of a limited sampling strategy for toxicity risk assessment
    Bernard Royer
    UMR645, INSERM, Besancon, France
    Clin Pharmacokinet 48:169-80. 2009
    ..Intraperitoneal (IP) peroperative chemotherapy is an interesting therapeutic option. However, very few data are available regarding pharmacokinetics and especially population pharmacokinetics...
  73. ncbi Targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT) yields very low recurrence rates when given as a boost
    Jayant S Vaidya
    Department of Surgery and Molecular Oncology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:1335-8. 2006
    ..Patients undergoing breast-conserving surgery were offered boost radiotherapy with targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT) using the Intrabeam system to test the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of the new approach...
  74. pmc Actual time required for dynamic fluoroscopic intraoperative cholangiography
    Donald E Wenner
    Eastern New Mexico Medical Center, Roswell, New Mexico, USA
    JSLS 9:174-7. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the actual amount of time a dynamic fluoroscopic intraoperative cholangiogram adds to a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. A secondary objective was to define the information gained from this procedure...
  75. ncbi Intraoperative radiotherapy during breast conserving surgery in patients previously treated with radiotherapy for Hodgkin's disease
    Mattia Intra
    Department of Breast Surgery, University of Milan, Italy
    Tumori 90:13-6. 2004
    ..Mastectomy is therefore recommended as the preferred treatment option in these women...
  76. ncbi A prospective, blinded trial of touch prep analysis versus frozen section for intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer
    Kimberly A Vanderveen
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, 95817, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2006-11. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that a single-section approach (by either frozen section [FS] or touch preparation analysis [TPA]) could be accurate for intraoperative SLN evaluation...
  77. ncbi Transepicondylar axis accuracy in computer assisted knee surgery: a comparison of the CT-based measured axis versus the CAS-determined axis
    Henrica M J van der Linden-van der Zwaag
    Department of Orthopaedics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Comput Aided Surg 13:200-6. 2008
    ..During CT-free navigation in TKA, a systematic error of 3 degrees arose when determining the TEA. It is emphasized that the intraoperative epicondylar axis is different from the actual CT-based epicondylar axis...
  78. ncbi The influence of xenon on regulation of the autonomic nervous system in patients at high risk of perioperative cardiac complications
    R Hanss
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 96:427-36. 2006
    ..XE (n=22) was compared with total i.v. anaesthesia (TIVA, n=22) for differences in autonomic regulation, peri- and postoperative performance...
  79. ncbi Reduction in adhesive small-bowel obstruction by Seprafilm adhesion barrier after intestinal resection
    Victor W Fazio
    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1-11. 2006
    ..Although Seprafilm has been demonstrated to reduce adhesion formation, it is not known whether its usage would translate into a reduction in adhesive small-bowel obstruction...
  80. ncbi Prosthetic valve endocarditis: importance of surgical treatment
    S Tugtekin
    Cardiac Surgery, Herzzentrum Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 55:94-8. 2007
    ..Predictors of outcome particularly include preoperative risk constellations (heart failure, Staphylococci infection)...
  81. ncbi Prolonged intensive care unit stay in cardiac surgery: risk factors and long-term-survival
    Ortrud Vargas Hein
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Campus Charite Mitte, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:880-5. 2006
    ....
  82. ncbi A review of the utility of obtaining repeated postoperative radiographs following single-level anterior cervical decompression, fusion, and plate placement
    Kene T Ugokwe
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:175-9. 2008
    ....
  83. ncbi Recurrence rate of pterygium following surgical excision with intraoperative versus postoperative mitomycin-C
    Atiya Rahman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Baqai Medical University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 18:489-92. 2008
    ..To compare the rate of recurrence and complications of pterygium following surgical excision by applying 0.02% mitomycin-C intraoperatively or using topical 0.02 % mitomycin-C drops postoperatively...
  84. ncbi Intraoperative sentinel lymph node examination by frozen section, immunohistochemistry and imprint cytology during breast surgery--a prospective study
    F Celebioglu
    Department for Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, Division of Surgery Bröstcentrum, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 42:617-20. 2006
    ..The sensitivity for detection of micrometastases was not substantially increased by the use of intraoperative IHC. Imprint cytology did not provide any additional information...
  85. ncbi Prospective evaluation of surgical microscope-integrated intraoperative near-infrared indocyanine green videoangiography during aneurysm surgery
    Andreas Raabe
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neurocenter, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    J Neurosurg 103:982-9. 2005
    ..The authors prospectively compared a new technique of surgical microscope-based indocyanine green (ICG) videoangiography with intraoperative or postoperative digital subtraction (DS) angiography...
  86. ncbi Results of trabeculectomy with adjunctive intraoperative mitomycin C in Chinese patients with glaucoma
    Clement C Y Tham
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 37:33-41. 2006
    ..To report the results of trabeculectomy with adjunctive intraoperative mitomycin C in Chinese patients with glaucoma...
  87. ncbi The effects of droperidol in perforating keratoplasty
    Hanna J Garzozi
    Departments of Ophthalmology and Anesthesiology, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Ophthalmologica 220:242-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the intraoperative and postoperative effects of droperidol administered with general anesthesia during perforating keratoplasty...
  88. ncbi Changes of D-dimer after total hip arthroplasty in patients with and without intraoperative heparin
    Katsuhiko Maezawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:37-40. 2008
    ..In some previous studies, a low dose of heparin administered intraoperatively was shown to suppress the formation of fibrin...
  89. ncbi Dual kidney transplantation: a case-control comparison with single kidney transplantation from standard and expanded criteria donors
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Transplantation 83:1551-6. 2007
    ....
  90. ncbi Reliability of frozen section examination of external iliac, hypogastric, and obturator lymph nodes during radical cystectomy: a multicenter study
    Oztug Adsan
    Department of II Urology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Urology 69:83-6. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, the accuracy of FSE to identify LN metastases in patients with bladder cancer is still undetermined...
  91. ncbi Off-pump coronary bypass for advanced left ventricular dysfunction
    F Nurozler
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Central Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Cardiovasc J S Afr 18:26-9. 2007
    ..In this study the results of off-pump bypass in patients with advanced left ventricular dysfunction (LVD) and without bypassable circumflex disease were analysed retrospectively...
  92. ncbi Accuracy of intraoperative frozen section analysis in borderline tumors of the ovary: a retrospective analysis of 96 cases and review of the literature
    Clemens B Tempfer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Gynecol Oncol 107:248-52. 2007
    ..To assess the sensitivity and positive predictive value (PPV) of intraoperative frozen section diagnosis of borderline tumors of the ovary (BTO)...
  93. ncbi [The sentinel lymph node technique in colorectal cancer using in vivo dye--utility and limits]
    T Burcoş
    Clinica Chirurgie, Spitalului Clinic Coļtea
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 102:281-8. 2007
    ..The discussion is still open concerning the importance of lymphatic micro metastases found by RT-PCR and immunohistochemistry methods. More studies are necessary to clarify these problems...
  94. ncbi A primary protocol for the management of ear keloids: results of excision combined with intraoperative and postoperative steroid injections
    Daniel J Rosen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1395-400. 2007
    ..The primary determinant in choosing a treatment protocol should be a low recurrence rate. Most reports in the literature suffer from small numbers of patients and inadequate follow-up...
  95. ncbi Frozen section discrepancy in the evaluation of central nervous system tumors
    Thomas P Plesec
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:1532-40. 2007
    ..Frozen section also provides an accurate preliminary diagnosis; however, certain lesions are recognized to cause diagnostic challenges at FS...
  96. ncbi A comparison of intra- versus post-operatively acquired electrically evoked compound action potentials
    G K A van Wermeskerken
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Audiol 45:589-94. 2006
    ..The ECAP thresholds were not significantly different for the two settings. The intra-operative setting is preferable for acquisition of the ECAP threshold...
  97. ncbi Effect of cold blood cardioplegia enriched with potassium-magnesium aspartate during coronary artery bypass grafting
    B Ji
    Department of Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Beijing, China
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 47:671-5. 2006
    ....
  98. ncbi The usefulness and problem of intraoperative rapid diagnosis in surgical neuropathology
    Yuji Uematsu
    School of Health and Nursing Science, Wakayama Medical University, Mikazura 580, Wakayama 641 0011, Japan
    Brain Tumor Pathol 24:47-52. 2007
    ..It was also recognized in rare types of histology such as gliomatosis and xanthomatous lesions. These results suggested that the intraoperative rapid diagnosis was quite useful, but that we should also maintain a cautious attitude...
  99. ncbi A single-blinded case controlled study on effects of cardiopulmonary circulation on hearing during coronary artery bypass grafting
    A J Donne
    Department of Otolaryngology, Blackpool Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 31:381-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of extra-corporeal (cardiopulmonary) bypass on hearing during coronary artery bypass grafting...
  100. ncbi The Thai Anesthesia Incidents Study (THAI Study) of perioperative death: analysis of risk factors
    Somrat Charuluxananan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 88:S30-40. 2005
    ..National statistical data of mortality and morbidity related to anesthesia have not been reported. The need to comprehensively examine the cause of death as well as other adverse events prompted the first national study in Thailand...
  101. ncbi Efficacy of intraoperative cell saver in decreasing postoperative blood transfusions in instrumented posterior lumbar fusion patients
    Paul R Gause
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:571-5. 2008
    ..A retrospective study...

Research Grants42

  1. Signaling Pathways in Medullary Thyroid Cancer
    Herbert Chen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. HYPOTHERMIA DURING INTRACRANIAL ANEURYSM SURGERY
    Michael Todd; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We hypothesize that hypothermia, even when limited to the intraoperative period, will result in an improvement in neurologic outcome as measured by Glasgow Outcome Scale at 3months ..
  3. Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy(FNAB) Needle Device
    Vinod Shidham; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Apart from the worldwide market, the potential market in United States alone should exceed $1,500,000 per year. ..
  4. Optical imaging of epilepsy in rat and human neocortex
    THEODORE SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These experiments will set the groundwork for implementing optical recordings in general clinical practice as a novel technique for mapping and predicting human seizures. ..
  5. Intraoperative 3T MRI Scanner for Minimally Invasive Therapy
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Bariatric Surgery Outcome/Cost in Medicare Beneficiaries
    David Flum; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3. Perform a modeled cost effectiveness analysis of bariatric procedures compared to non-surgical approaches. ..
  7. Gene methylation in glioma and normal glial cells
    Justin Smith; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Furthermore, comparison of methylation patterns may: 1) identify subtype-specific markers to aid in classifying gliomas and 2) provide clues to the cells of origin of gliomas. ..
  8. Low Impedance Electrodes for Neural Stimulation
    WARREN GRILL; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This will reduce the risks and costs associated with surgical replacement of implanted stimulators due to depletion of the batteries. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Optimal Image Registration
    Oskar Skrinjar; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Aim 4: To implement the optimal image registration method, apply it to a number of images of different modalities, and validate it using several studies. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. Imaging Flow Cytometer
    Albert Donnenberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Should this proposal be funded, we are very well positioned to play a leading role in applying this new technology to cancer, immunology, and cell biology research. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. A Novel Load Sensing Tibial Prosthesis Design
    DARRYL D LIMA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Manufacturing Process for Albumin-ICG Solder & Denatured Albumin Scaffold
    Yasmin Wadia; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3) Blood conservation by reducing transfusion requirements. 4) Can be used laparoscopically for elective surgeries on liver and kidney. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. DBS Effects on Mood and Cognition in Parkinsons Disease
    Michael Okun; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal includes active and experienced mentoring, access to diverse resources, and a scientific environment suited specifically for the development of the PI as an independent physician scientist. ..
  14. Electrocorticographic Study of Categorical Phoneme Perception in the Human Tempor
    Edward Chang; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. The Osteoblastic Monolayer as a 'Gatekeeper' in Bone
    MELISSA KNOTHE TATE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study is expected to provide insight into new strategies for treatment of bone diseases such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. ..
  16. Endoscopic Imaging Devices Using Ultrasonic Micromotors
    Xingde Li; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If successful, this technology could enable detection of premalignant conditions (such as dysplasia) or early cancers. ..
  17. 5th Bone Fluid Flow Workshop
    MELISSA KNOTHE TATE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Endoscopic Imaging Devices Using Ultrasonic Micromotors
    Xingde Li; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If successful, this technology could enable detection of premalignant conditions (such as dysplasia) or early cancers. ..
  19. IMAGE GUIDED THERAPY CENTER
    Ferenc Jolesz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Surgical Care and Outcomes Assessment Program Comparative Effectiveness Research
    David R Flum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Surgical and interventional services span the continuum of healthcare conditions and SCOAP CERTN will have immediate capacity for investigators interested in almost any of AHRQ's priority conditions. ..
  21. Role of Progenitor Cells in Hindlimb Revascularization
    Darren Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..By defining the role of progenitor cells in neovascularization, this proposal will support the development of novel cellular and molecular therapies for patients with vascular disease. ..
  22. INGUINAL HERNIA MGMENT: WATCHFUL WAITING VS. OPERATION
    Robert Fitzgibbons; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Robust Space-Time Signal Processing for MEG/EEG
    Barry Van Veen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..4) To obtain human subject pilot data demonstrating the effectiveness of the algorithms developed under Aims 1 and 2. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Analysis of thermoviscoelastic behavior in cartilage
    Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  25. Augmentation of Accuracy for Image-guided Neurosurgery
    Oskar Skrinjar; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Although the proposed methods will be applied to the microelectrode-guided surgery, they can be extended to other image-guided neurosurgical procedures, including tumor removal and epilepsy surgery. ..
  26. P53 AND DNA PLOIDY IN BARRETT'S METAPLASIA
    Mamoun Younes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A cost analysis will be then performed to determine whether a molecular based surveillance program would be more cost-effective than current program which is based on morphologic grading of dysplasia. ..
  27. Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in the Elderly
    Terri Monk; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Given the breadth of my proposed training program, I will be able to interact with and serve as a mentor for anesthesiologists and also the broader corpus of scientists, both clinical and basic, interested in aging and neuroscience. ..
  28. Real-time in Vivo Dosimetry in Radiation Therapy Using Scintillation Detectors
    Sam Beddar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The resulting data can also be used to study dose- related treatment side effects. The ultimate goal of utilizing this method is to improve the delivery of radiotherapy treatments and the quality of life of radiotherapy patients. ..
  29. UNDERSTANDING THE PATHOGENESIS OF STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Accomplishing the aims of this proposal will contribute to improved clinical management of patients with S. aureus bacteremia, and will add to the understanding of S. aureus virulence factors. ..
  30. Angiogenesis and Cardiac Growth as Heart Failure Therapy
    Y Woo; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The candidate's institution, sponsor, and chairman provide a uniquely supportive, high-caliber, educationally stimulating environment highly conducive to the achievement of these goals. ..
  31. NON-REGULAR STIMULATION PATTERNS FOR DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION
    WARREN GRILL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The second outcome will be novel pulse patterns that are expected to improve outcomes of DBS by reducing side effects and prolonging battery life. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. OPTIMIZATION OF LASER MEDIATED CARTILAGE RESHAPING
    Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The MCSDA will provide the applicant with the fundamental skills needed to become an independent investigator in biomedical optics, and allow further development as a basic scientist. ..
  33. Oral Care and Respiratory Pathogen Colonization
    Ozan Akca; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Reducing respiratory pathogen colonization in the mouth could significantly reduce the morbidity and cost of VAP. ..
  34. NonInvasive Optical Imaging of Vocal Cord Microstructure
    Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Application of OCT to microlaryngeal surgery may reduce iatrogenic phonatory disability by reducing trauma to delicate structures that accompanies conventional techniques. ..
  35. Miniature Imaging Devices Using Fiber-optic Scanners
    Xingde Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If successful, this technology could enable a new generation of miniature imaging devices. ..
  36. OCT Image-guided Biopsy Needle
    Xingde Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. 5th Georgia Tech International Conference:Bioinformatics
    Eva Lee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Funding is requested for travel support for top graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. ..
  38. PET IN MULTIMODALITY THERAPY FOR ESOPHAGEAL CANCER
    Edward Levine; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We plan to correlate the PET findings with endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), and spiral CT imaging to pathologic findings from resected specimens. ..
  39. Phase II Clinical Trial Utilizing Lithium for Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
    Herbert Chen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Besides surgery, there are limited curative and palliative treatments available to patients with metastatic NE tumors, emphasizing the need for development of other forms of therapy. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Regulating Neuroendocrine Phenotype in Cancer
    Herbert Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Furthermore, these finding may permit development of components of raf-1 pathway as therapeutic targets in the treatment and palliation of NE tumors. ..
  41. Novel Signaling Targets in GI Neuroendocrine Tumors
    Herbert Chen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The possibility that raf-l-mediated hormone suppression could be induced by a soluble factor would provide a plausible, therapeutic delivery method. ..