skin care

Summary

Summary: Maintenance of the hygienic state of the skin under optimal conditions of cleanliness and comfort. Effective in skin care are proper washing, bathing, cleansing, and the use of soaps, detergents, oils, etc. In various disease states, therapeutic and protective solutions and ointments are useful. The care of the skin is particularly important in various occupations, in exposure to sunlight, in neonates, and in PRESSURE ULCER.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Honey dressings in wound care
    Irene Anderson
    University of Hertfordshire
    Nurs Times 102:40-2. 2006
  2. ncbi Using the Ottawa Model of Research Use to implement a skin care program
    Kathleen Graham
    Patient Care, Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:18-24; quiz 25-6. 2004
  3. ncbi Evidence-based skin care management in radiation therapy
    Maurene McQuestion
    Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Oncol Nurs 22:163-73. 2006
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness of the Australian Medical Sheepskin for the prevention of pressure ulcers in somatic nursing home patients: study protocol for a prospective multi-centre randomised controlled trial (ISRCTN17553857)
    Patriek Mistiaen
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:4. 2008
  5. ncbi Self-assembly of palmitoyl lipopeptides used in skin care products
    Valeria Castelletto
    Department of Chemistry, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AD, United Kingdom
    Langmuir 29:9149-55. 2013
  6. ncbi Neonatal skin care
    G L Darmstadt
    Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 47:757-82. 2000
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of No-Sting skin protectant and Aquaphor on water loss and skin integrity in premature infants
    D H Brandon
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University School of Nursing, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Perinatol 30:414-9. 2010
  8. ncbi Effect of olive and sunflower seed oil on the adult skin barrier: implications for neonatal skin care
    Simon G Danby
    Academic Unit of Dermatology Research, Department of Infection and Immunity, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health, University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield, UK
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:42-50. 2013
  9. ncbi Effect of standardized skin care regimens on neonatal skin barrier function in different body areas
    Natalie Garcia Bartels
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pediatr Dermatol 27:1-8. 2010
  10. pmc Population-based inorganic mercury biomonitoring and the identification of skin care products as a source of exposure in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:203-9. 2011

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  1. ncbi Honey dressings in wound care
    Irene Anderson
    University of Hertfordshire
    Nurs Times 102:40-2. 2006
  2. ncbi Using the Ottawa Model of Research Use to implement a skin care program
    Kathleen Graham
    Patient Care, Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:18-24; quiz 25-6. 2004
    Addressing skin care issues requires a systematic and comprehensive approach...
  3. ncbi Evidence-based skin care management in radiation therapy
    Maurene McQuestion
    Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Oncol Nurs 22:163-73. 2006
    ..To review published studies evaluating interventions for the prevention and management of radiation skin reactions/dermatitis...
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness of the Australian Medical Sheepskin for the prevention of pressure ulcers in somatic nursing home patients: study protocol for a prospective multi-centre randomised controlled trial (ISRCTN17553857)
    Patriek Mistiaen
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:4. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi Self-assembly of palmitoyl lipopeptides used in skin care products
    Valeria Castelletto
    Department of Chemistry, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AD, United Kingdom
    Langmuir 29:9149-55. 2013
    ..peptide amphiphiles C16-GHK, C16-KT, and C16-KTTKS (C16 denotes a hexadecyl, palmitoyl chain) used in commercial skin care products is examined...
  6. ncbi Neonatal skin care
    G L Darmstadt
    Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 47:757-82. 2000
    The relative importance of neonatal health and neonatal skin care has been highlighted in recent years as infant mortality rates have decreased while death rates during the neonatal period remain unacceptably high in many areas of the ..
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of No-Sting skin protectant and Aquaphor on water loss and skin integrity in premature infants
    D H Brandon
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University School of Nursing, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Perinatol 30:414-9. 2010
    ..In addition, with no data regarding the use of No-Sting in the neonatal population and its desirability because it requires less infant manipulation and less nursing time, it was important to evaluate the use of this product...
  8. ncbi Effect of olive and sunflower seed oil on the adult skin barrier: implications for neonatal skin care
    Simon G Danby
    Academic Unit of Dermatology Research, Department of Infection and Immunity, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health, University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield, UK
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:42-50. 2013
    Natural oils are advocated and used throughout the world as part of neonatal skin care, but there is an absence of evidence to support this practice...
  9. ncbi Effect of standardized skin care regimens on neonatal skin barrier function in different body areas
    Natalie Garcia Bartels
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pediatr Dermatol 27:1-8. 2010
    The effect of topical skin care products on neonatal skin barrier during first 8 weeks of life has not been scientifically evaluated...
  10. pmc Population-based inorganic mercury biomonitoring and the identification of skin care products as a source of exposure in New York City
    Wendy McKelvey
    Division of Environmental Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:203-9. 2011
    ..Mercury is a toxic metal that has been used for centuries as a constituent of medicines and other items...
  11. ncbi Vitamin E-loaded silk fibroin nanofibrous mats fabricated by green process for skin care application
    Xiaoyue Sheng
    Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Lab, College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Donghua University, Shanghai 201620, PR China
    Int J Biol Macromol 56:49-56. 2013
    ..Our data presented impressive skin benefits of this VE-loaded SF nanofibrous mats, suggesting a promising applicative potential of this novel product on personal skin care, tissue regeneration and other related area.
  12. pmc Infant skin-cleansing product versus water: a pilot randomized, assessor-blinded controlled trial
    Tina Lavender
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Pediatr 11:35. 2011
    ..The aims were to produce baseline data which would inform decisions for the main trial design (i.e. population, primary outcome, sample size calculation) and to optimize the robustness of trial processes within the study setting...
  13. ncbi A prospective randomized, placebo-controlled skin care study in women diagnosed with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy
    Tracy K Gosselin
    Oncology Services, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:619-26. 2010
    To compare the effectiveness of three different skin care products versus a placebo in reducing the incidence of radiation therapy-induced skin reactions prophylactically.
  14. pmc Skin care management in cancer patients: an evaluation of quality of life and tolerability
    Ann Cameron Haley
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Support Care Cancer 19:545-54. 2011
    The objective of this study is to evaluate quality of life (QoL) and tolerability of three articles specifically developed for cancer skin care management (skin moisturizer, face moisturizer, and face wash).
  15. ncbi Skin care and pressure ulcers
    Carol Dealey
    University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Adv Skin Wound Care 22:421-8; quiz 429-30. 2009
    To familiarize wound care practitioners with current evidence related to skin care and pressure ulcer prevention.
  16. ncbi Effect of baby swimming and baby lotion on the skin barrier of infants aged 3-6 months
    Natalie Garcia Bartels
    Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science, Klinik fur Dermatologie, Venerologie und Allergologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 9:1018-25. 2011
    b>Skin care is important especially in infancy as the skin barrier matures during the first year of life. We studied the effects of baby swimming and baby lotion on the skin barrier function of infants.
  17. ncbi The validity of skin care protocols followed by women with breast cancer receiving external radiation
    Juli Aistars
    Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights, IL, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 10:487-92. 2006
    b>Skin care in women receiving external radiation to the breast varies among institutions...
  18. ncbi Primary prevention in health care employees: a prospective intervention study with a 3-year training period
    Harald Loffler
    Department of Dermatology, Philipp University, Marburg, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 54:202-9. 2006
    ..Morphological changes of the hands, use of hand care creams and knowledge regarding skin care were evaluated regularly during their 3 years lasting training period (1999-2002)...
  19. ncbi Accounting for intended use application in characterizing the contributions of cyclopentasiloxane (D5) to aquatic loadings following personal care product use: antiperspirants, skin care products and hair care products
    Beta P Montemayor
    Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, 420 Britannia Road East, Suite 102 Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L4Z 3L5 Electronic address
    Chemosphere 93:735-40. 2013
    ..Studies were conducted on three key product categories containing D5 (antiperspirants, skin care products and hair care products) to characterize the amount of D5 that may be destined to 'go down the drain' ..
  20. pmc Skin care education and individual counselling versus treatment as usual in healthcare workers with hand eczema: randomised clinical trial
    Kristina Sophie Ibler
    Department of Dermatology, Roskilde Hospital, Health Science Faculty, Køgevej 7 13, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    BMJ 345:e7822. 2012
    To evaluate the effect of a secondary prevention programme with education on skin care and individual counselling versus treatment as usual in healthcare workers with hand eczema.
  21. ncbi Education and empowerment of the nursing assistant: validating their important role in skin care and pressure ulcer prevention, and demonstrating productivity enhancement and cost savings
    Lynn Howe
    Healthstream, Inc, Nashville, TN, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 21:275-81. 2008
    ..nursing assistants [CNAs] and nursing assistants [NAs]) in the prevention of pressure ulcers and improved skin care in a 250-bed acute care facility in a suburban setting. The article is divided into 2 parts: A and B...
  22. ncbi Beneficial use of Cetaphil moisturizing cream as part of a daily skin care regimen for individuals with rosacea
    Sabine Laquieze
    PERITESCO, Paris, France
    J Dermatolog Treat 18:158-62. 2007
    ..This enhanced sensitivity is thought to be linked to a deficient stratum corneum barrier function...
  23. ncbi Cleansing without compromise: the impact of cleansers on the skin barrier and the technology of mild cleansing
    K P Ananthapadmanabhan
    Unilever Research and Development, 45 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020, USA
    Dermatol Ther 17:16-25. 2004
    ..The present review discusses the benefits of such agents and their respective roles in improving the overall health of the skin barrier...
  24. ncbi Effectiveness of skin protection creams in the prevention of occupational dermatitis: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Robert Winker
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:653-62. 2009
    ..The aim of the trial was to investigate whether the publicized effects of skin protection creams can be replicated in a real occupational setting during activities that expose the skin...
  25. ncbi Active agents in common skin care products
    Zoe Diana Draelos
    Dermatology Consulting Services, High Point, NC, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:719-24. 2010
    b>Skin care products are numerous and perplexing, yet the majority fall into the moisturizer category. Moisturizers are substances designed to improve and maintain the skin barrier...
  26. ncbi Validation of Eupatorium triplinerve Vahl leaves, a skin care herb from East Kalimantan, using a melanin biosynthesis assay
    Enos Tangke Arung
    Department of Forest Products Technology, Faculty of Forestry, Mulawarman University, Samarinda, Indonesia
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 5:87-92. 2012
    ..Based on these results, we validated that the leaf extract is in line with the traditional use of the Dayak tribe in East Kalimantan...
  27. ncbi Role of vitamins in skin care
    S S Shapiro
    Johnson and Johnson, Consumer Products Worldwide, Skin Research Center, Skillman, New Jersey, USA
    Nutrition 17:839-44. 2001
    ..A and D, and their analogs) and antioxidant (vitamins C, E, and coenzyme Q) vitamins play an increasing role in skin care. Their benefits range from skin conditions such as acne and psoriasis to the protection against environmental ..
  28. ncbi The impact of measures for secondary individual prevention of work-related skin diseases in health care workers: 1-year follow-up study
    Christian J Apfelbacher
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Contact Dermatitis 60:144-9. 2009
    ..Little is yet known about the outcome of occupational disease and related behavioural patterns following these courses...
  29. ncbi Effects of skin care and makeup under instructions from dermatologists on the quality of life of female patients with acne vulgaris
    Yoshie Matsuoka
    Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, Kita gun, Japan
    J Dermatol 33:745-52. 2006
    ..This may be heightened by acne's typical involvement of the face. We investigated whether the use of skin care and makeup could influence the QOL of affected patients without deteriorating conventional acne treatments...
  30. ncbi Prevention of occupational skin disease: a workplace intervention study in geriatric nurses
    M Dulon
    Institution for Statutory Accident Insurance and Prevention in the Health and Welfare Services, Pappelallee 35 37, 22089 Hamburg, Germany
    Br J Dermatol 161:337-44. 2009
    ..Health care workers have an increased risk of occupational dermatosis...
  31. ncbi Economic evaluation of pressure ulcer care: a cost minimization analysis of preventive strategies
    Jaap Peter Schuurman
    St Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands
    Nurs Econ 27:390-400, 415. 2009
    ..Pressure ulcer prevention through a predominantly technical approach resulted in a similar incidence rate as prevention through a predominantly human approach. However, the technical approach was considerably less expensive...
  32. ncbi Skin care for preterm and term neonates
    F S Afsar
    Department of Dermatology, Dr Behcet Uz Children s Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Exp Dermatol 34:855-8. 2009
    ..This article reviews the practical implications for hygiene, bathing practices, skin integrity, emollient use, infection control and exposure to percutaneous toxic agents in preterm and term infants...
  33. ncbi Innovations in natural ingredients and their use in skin care
    Joseph F Fowler
    University of Louisville, Division of Dermatology, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:S72-81; quiz s82-3. 2010
    ..20 years, clinical and laboratory studies have identified the benefits of an array of natural ingredients for skin care. Consequently, a number of these ingredients and compounds are today being developed, used or considered not ..
  34. ncbi Antioxidants used in skin care formulations
    I Bogdan Allemann
    Cosmetic Medicine and Research Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami Beach, FL, USA
    Skin Therapy Lett 13:5-9. 2008
    ..Topical antioxidants are available in multivariate combinations through over-the-counter skin care products that are aimed at preventing the clinical signs of photoaging.
  35. ncbi Prevention of work-related skin problems in student auxiliary nurses: an intervention study
    E Held
    Department of Dermatology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 44:297-303. 2001
    ..005), but not for the intervention group, was seen after 10 weeks of practical training. In conclusion, the present intervention study shows promising results from the use of an educational programme...
  36. pmc Newborn umbilical cord and skin care in Sylhet District, Bangladesh: implications for the promotion of umbilical cord cleansing with topical chlorhexidine
    M A Alam
    Child Health Unit, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    J Perinatol 28:S61-8. 2008
    ..This formative research study assessed current umbilical and skin care knowledge and practices for neonates in Sylhet District, Bangladesh, in preparation for a cluster-randomized ..
  37. ncbi Skin tolerance, efficacy, and quality of life of patients with red facial skin using a skin care regimen containing Licochalcone A
    T M Weber
    Beiersdorf Inc, Norwalk, CT 06856, USA
    J Cosmet Dermatol 5:227-32. 2006
    Patients with rosacea and red facial skin often show sensitivity to skin care products which can exacerbate inflammation and subjective irritation...
  38. ncbi Validity and reliability of the neonatal skin condition score
    Carolyn Houska Lund
    Intensive Care Nursery, Children s Hospital, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 33:320-7. 2004
    ..of the Neonatal Skin Condition Scale (NSCS) used in the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) and the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) neonatal skin care evidence-based practice project.
  39. ncbi Skin care team in the pediatric intensive care unit: a model for excellence
    Tracy Ann Pasek
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 28:125-35. 2008
  40. ncbi Phenolic constituents of Malus doumeri var. formosana in the field of skin care
    Sy Jye Leu
    Graduate Institute of Cell and Molecular Biology, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
    Biol Pharm Bull 29:740-5. 2006
    ..S. S. YING, a type of Taiwanese indigenous plant, were evaluated for potential application in the field of skin care. A phytochemical investigation of the active fractions resulted in the isolation of seven compounds of which the ..
  41. ncbi Skin care in the well term newborn: two systematic reviews
    Lynne Walker
    Fylde and Wyre National Health Service Hospital Trust, Blackpool, England
    Birth 32:224-8. 2005
    ..of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses published specific evidence-based guidance relating to neonatal skin care. No systematic reviews on the topic have focused on the term newborn...
  42. pmc Impact of 4.0% chlorhexidine cleansing of the umbilical cord on mortality and omphalitis among newborns of Sylhet, Bangladesh: design of a community-based cluster randomized trial
    Luke C Mullany
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Pediatr 9:67. 2009
    ..A previous trial in Nepal indicated that umbilical cord cleansing with 4.0% chlorhexidine could substantially reduce mortality and omphalitis risk, but policy changes await additional community-based data...
  43. ncbi Effect of topical treatment with skin barrier-enhancing emollients on nosocomial infections in preterm infants in Bangladesh: a randomised controlled trial
    Gary L Darmstadt
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 365:1039-45. 2005
    ..Our aim was to ascertain whether topical application of emollients to enhance skin barrier function would prevent nosocomial infections in this population...
  44. ncbi Skin care protocols for pressure ulcers and incontinence in long-term care: a quasi-experimental study
    Patricia Thompson
    University of North Dakota College of Nursing, Grand Forks, ND, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 18:422-9. 2005
    ..on pressure ulcer prevalence, incidence, and healing time of incorporating use of a specific body wash and a skin protectant into skin care protocols that are based on guidelines from the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research.
  45. ncbi Atopic xerosis: employment of noninvasive biophysical instrumentation for the functional analyses of the mildly abnormal stratum corneum and for the efficacy assessment of skin care products
    Hachiro Tagami
    Department of Dermatology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Cosmet Dermatol 5:140-9. 2006
    ..function and decreased water-holding capacity of the SC of AX, definitely substantiates the importance of skin care for the cosmetic skin problems that affect every individual in the cold and dry season ranging from late autumn ..
  46. ncbi Comparison of pressure ulcer treatments in long-term care facilities: clinical outcomes and impact on cost
    Siva Narayanan
    Beverly Enterprises, Fort Smith, Ark, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:163-70. 2005
    ..8 vs $61.7, P < .05). These data suggest that treatment of Stage 1 or 2 ulcers with BCT may be associated with shorter treatment time and time to heal and a potential reduction in treatment-related nursing labor costs...
  47. ncbi Effect of skin care with an emollient containing a high water content on mild uremic pruritus
    Kazuyoshi Okada
    Division of Nephrology and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ther Apher Dial 8:419-22. 2004
    b>Skin care is very important for preventing uremic pruritus. However, mild uremic pruritus has usually been treated with antihistamine and urea-containing ointments...
  48. ncbi What can be done to keep babies' skin healthy?
    David Atherton
    Department of Paediatric Dermatology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
    RCM Midwives 7:288-90. 2004
    ..Implementing these measures would form a simple skincare routine that could help keep babies' skin healthy...
  49. ncbi Lead powder use for skin care and elevated blood lead level among children in a Chinese rural area
    Si hao Lin
    School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 22:198-203. 2012
    To investigate the association between lead powder use, as folk skin care, and blood lead level (BLL) in children, we studied 222 children up to 14-years old living in a Chinese rural area and administered a face to face interview with ..
  50. ncbi Ethics of selling skin care
    Mari Paz Castanedo-Tardan
    Cosmetic Medicine and Research Institute, University of Miami, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Clin Dermatol 27:355-8. 2009
    ..the most controversial topics surrounding the practice of dermatology is in-office dispensing of nonprescription skin care products by dermatologists. The controversy is not new, with legitimate arguments debated for and against it...
  51. ncbi Skin care management: educational aspects
    Hans Joachim Schwanitz
    Department of Dermatology, Environmental Medicine and Health Theory, University of Osnabrueck, Sedanstrasse 115, 49090 Osnabrueck, Germany
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 76:374-81. 2003
    ..In conclusion, prevention of occupational skin diseases and maintenance of health can be achieved by the conditioning of individual behaviour via specific educational programmes in addition to dermatological care...
  52. ncbi Skin care of the diaper area
    Ralf Adam
    Procter and Gamble Service GmbH, Schwalbach am Taunus, Germany
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:427-33. 2008
    ..Better diaper designs and the development of pH-buffered baby wipes have improved the care of skin in the diaper area. Continuing research offers the promise of new products with additional benefits for caregivers and infants...
  53. ncbi Management of occupational dermatitis in healthcare workers: a systematic review
    J Smedley
    Health and Work Development Unit, Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LE, UK
    Occup Environ Med 69:276-9. 2012
    ..This systematic review informed evidence-based guidelines for the management of occupational dermatitis, with a particular focus on healthcare workers...
  54. ncbi Skin care in the NICU patient: effects of wipes versus cloth and water on stratum corneum integrity
    Marty Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Neonatology 96:226-34. 2009
    ..There is a need to minimize damage, facilitate skin development and reduce infection risk, but the literature on the effects of skin care practices in NICU patients is limited.
  55. ncbi Effects of skin care with shower therapy on children with atopic dermatitis in elementary schools
    Hiroyuki Mochizuki
    Gunma University, Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Developmental Medicine, Showa machi 3 39 15, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:223-5. 2009
    For elementary school children with atopic dermatitis, a skin care program using shower therapy was performed during the school lunch break for 6 weeks from June to July in 2004 and 2005...
  56. ncbi Summary of best practice recommendations for management of enterocutaneous fistulae from the Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy ECF Best Practice Recommendations Panel
    Virginia McNaughton
    Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy Nurse Education Program, Norway Town of Mount Royal, Quebec, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 37:173-84. 2010
    ..Contributions to this body of knowledge are essential to an evolving improvement in care for patients living with ECF...
  57. ncbi An evaluation of two incontinence skin care protocols in a long-term care setting
    Kari Lewis-Byers
    Bons Secours Retirement Community, Chester, VA, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 48:44-51. 2002
    ..A prospective descriptive study to compare the effect of two skin care protocols on skin condition, pain, and caregiver time was conducted...
  58. ncbi Clinical demonstration of skin mildness and suitability for sensitive infant skin of a new baby wipe
    Ralf Adam
    Procter and Gamble Service GmbH, Schwalbach Technical Center, Schwalbach am Taunus, Germany
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:506-13. 2009
    ..A cleansing baby wipe with sufficient pH buffering capacity may help to restore the pH balance of skin following exposure to urine and feces in the diaper environment and maintain skin health...
  59. ncbi [Skin protection and skin disease prevention courses for secondary prevention in health care workers: first results after two years of implementation]
    Elke Weisshaar
    Abteilung Klinische Sozialmedizin, Berufs und Umweltdermatologie, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 3:33-8. 2005
    ..The major aims are to improve individual skin protection and skin care habits, as well as to optimize diagnostic procedures and therapy.
  60. ncbi Moist skin care can diminish acute radiation-induced skin toxicity
    Felix Momm
    Department of Radiation Therapy, Radiologic University Hospital, Freiburg i Br, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:708-12. 2003
    ..There are several methods of managing them. Validity of these methods, however, is not sufficiently studied. We therefore investigated, whether moist skin care with 3% urea lotion will reduce acute radiation skin toxicity.
  61. ncbi Improvement of skin care during radiotherapy
    A U Schratter-Sehn
    Institut für Radioonkologie, Kaiser Franz Josef Spital, Wien
    Onkologie 24:44-6. 2001
    ..State-of-the-art radiotherapy, new insights into pharmacology and novel operating techniques require patient-oriented adaptation of care...
  62. ncbi Assessment and management of patients with surgical cavity wounds
    F Murphy
    Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge
    Nurs Stand 20:57-8, 60, 62 passim. 2006
    ..Nurses have a pivotal role in wound management and dressing selection, and should aim to keep up to date in this dynamic specialty...
  63. ncbi Increased bacterial burden and infection: the story of NERDS and STONES
    R Gary Sibbald
    Public Health Sciences and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 19:447-61; quiz 461-3. 2006
    ..2. Identify signs of infection in the chronic wound and applicable diagnostic tests. 3. Describe appropriate treatment for the infected chronic wound...
  64. ncbi Skin and wound assessment and care in oncology
    Patrick McNees
    Applied Health Science, Orlando, FL 32826, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 22:130-43. 2006
    ..To present an in-depth overview of skin and wound assessment and care that will provide a solid foundation to better understand the effects of treatment and cancer on skin and wound care in oncology patients...
  65. ncbi Back to the basics of wound care: why nurses should question their practice
    Patricia Davies
    School of Primary Health Care, University of Central England, Birmingham
    Prof Nurse 20:29-31. 2004
    ..Policy centres on hygiene, protective precautions and educating staff and patients. This article focuses on detection and treatment options for confirmed wound infections...
  66. ncbi The effective management of pressure ulcers
    Jeffrey A Niezgoda
    Center for Comprehensive Wound Care and Oxygen Therapy, St Luke s Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 19:3-15. 2006
    ..A.C. Therapy (KCI USA, Inc.) in patients with Stage III and Stage IV pressure ulcers...
  67. ncbi Debridement methods in wound care
    I Anderson
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
    Nurs Stand 20:65-6, 68, 70 passim. 2006
    ..A guideline for conservative sharp debridement has recently been published by the Tissue Viability Nurses Association (TVNA 2005), and this article reviews the issues related to the procedure and the alternatives available...
  68. ncbi Managing a traumatic wound in a geriatric patient
    Josephine Glenn
    Post Acute Rehabilitation Unit, Kennedy Health System, Kennedy Health Care Center, 535 Egg Harbor Road, Sewell, NJ 08080, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 52:94-8. 2006
    ..Additional studies to evaluate optimal treatment strategies in the clinical management of traumatic wounds in the geriatric population are needed...
  69. ncbi A guide to wound managment in palliative care
    Wayne A Naylor
    Wellington Blood and Cancer Centre, Wellington Hospital, New Zealand
    Int J Palliat Nurs 11:572, 574-9; discussion 579. 2005
    ..This article aims to explore these issues and offer advice on the management of wound-related symptoms, with the ultimate goal of improving patients' quality of life...
  70. ncbi Wound bed preparation: laying the foundation for treating chronic wounds, part I
    Carol Calianno
    Jeanes Hospital, Temple University Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Nursing 36:70-1. 2006
  71. ncbi Prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers
    David R Thomas
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, St Louis University Health Sciences Center, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:46-59. 2006
    ....
  72. ncbi Raising awareness of pressure ulcer prevention and treatment
    Sharon Baranoski
    Acute Care Nursing, Provena St Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, IL, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 19:398-405; quiz 405-7. 2006
    ..OBJECTIVES: After reading this article and taking this test, the participant should be able to: 1. Discuss the etiology and assessment of pressure ulcers. 2. Describe treatment options for pressure ulcers...
  73. ncbi The role of the pathologist in wound management
    Alan B G Lansdown
    Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, London
    Br J Nurs 16:S24-33. 2007
    ..Emphasis is placed on the central role of research in furthering the study of wound healing and mechanisms of chronicity...
  74. ncbi A point prevalence survey of wounds in north-east England
    N Srinivasaiah
    Academic Surgical Unit, Castle Hill Hospital, University of Hull, UK
    J Wound Care 16:413-6, 418-9. 2007
    ....
  75. ncbi Fundamentals of pain management in wound care
    Sarah Coulling
    Acute Pain Service, Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
    Br J Nurs 16:S4-6, S8, S10 passim. 2007
    ..Procedural pain with dressing removal and cleansing caused the greatest concerns. An overview of simple, evidence-based drug and non-drug techniques is offered as potential strategies to help minimize the experience of pain...
  76. ncbi Assessment and management of wound infection: the role of silver
    Jackie Stephen-Haynes
    University of Worcester, Worcester, UK
    Br J Community Nurs 12:S6, S8, S10-2. 2007
    ..A major area of growth has been in dressings containing silver. This article will discuss the rationale for use of silver dressings in the context of wound bed preparation, and offers guidance on their selection and appropriate use...
  77. ncbi Understanding the role of proteases and pH in wound healing
    I Rushton
    Priory Fields Surgery, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
    Nurs Stand 21:68, 70, 72 passim. 2007
    ....
  78. ncbi Calling on NERDS for critically colonized wounds
    Connie M Sarvis
    Seven Oaks General Hospital in Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Nursing 37:26-7. 2007
  79. ncbi Advances in negative pressure wound therapy: the VAC instill
    Donnalee Jerome
    Scottsdale Health Care, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 34:191-4. 2007
    ..A description of the system, guidelines for use and novel application techniques developed by the author are discussed...
  80. ncbi Maggots 'n' chips: a novel approach to the treatment of diabetic ulcers
    Angela Lodge
    Zoobiotic, Ltd
    Br J Community Nurs 11:suppl 23-6. 2006
  81. ncbi The role of moisture balance in wound healing
    Denis Okan
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 20:39-53; quiz 53-5. 2007
    ..Discuss the wound healing process and wound assessment. 2. Describe the types of dressings available and how they meet the needs of the individual patient...
  82. ncbi Recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa. Part 2: care of the adult patient
    Elizabeth M Abercrombie
    DebRA UK, St Thomas NHS, London, Great Britain
    Br J Nurs 17:S6, S8, S10 passim. 2008
  83. ncbi An overview of the common methods of wound debridement
    Babs Gwynne
    Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital Trust, Liverpool
    Br J Nurs 15:S4-S10. 2006
    ..This article aims to set out an overview of the indications, cautions and contraindications of the most commonly used methods of debridement at our disposal and to look briefly at some less often used alternatives...
  84. ncbi Best practice in the assessment and management of diabetic foot ulcers
    Lillian Delmas
    Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre, ON
    Rehabil Nurs 31:228-34. 2006
    ..This information better equips rehabilitation nurses to promote ulcer prevention strategies; identifies key factors in ulcer risk; and utilizes current, best evidence for ulcer assessment, management, and evaluation...
  85. ncbi Reviewing the evidence for wound bed preparation
    C Dowsett
    Newham Primary Care Trust, UK
    J Wound Care 15:439-42. 2006
    ..This paper explores the nature of evidence and how it has evolved in recent years, and sets out a process for assembling and assessing the evidence to support wound bed preparation as an effective method of managing chronic wounds..
  86. ncbi Use of topical negative pressure therapy with an abdominal dressing in management of a laparostomy
    J Dakin
    Sherwood Health Centre, Nottingham, UK
    J Wound Care 15:386-8. 2006
  87. ncbi Effect of Octenisept antiseptic on bioburden of neoplastic ulcers in patients with advanced cancer
    M Sopata
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    J Wound Care 17:24-7. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of octenidine dihydrochloride (Octenisept, Schülke & Mayr) on the clinical condition and bacterial flora in neoplastic ulcers...
  88. ncbi Assessment and management of surgical wounds in clinical practice
    Julie Caroline Vuolo
    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield
    Nurs Stand 20:46-56; quiz 58. 2006
    ..Using this knowledge, nurses can provide a systematic and holistic patient assessment, and consider any potential wound-related complications...
  89. doi Wound care product primer for the nurse practitioner: Part I
    Kimberly Bookout
    Childre s Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 22:60-3. 2008
  90. ncbi Understanding the principles of wound management
    Mark Collier
    Pilgrim Hospital, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Boston, Lincolnshire, UK
    J Wound Care 15:S7-10. 2006
  91. ncbi Complex wound or complex patient? Strategies for treatment
    Kathryn Vowden
    Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Br J Community Nurs . 2005
    ..Management of complex wounds is based on the same principles as non-complex wounds, i.e. holistic assessment and addressing the issues identified. This article presents three case studies in which these principles are applied...
  92. ncbi Evaluation of a wound dressing using different research methods
    Tim Reynolds
    Chemical Pathology, Queen s Hospital, Burton on Trent, UK
    Br J Nurs 13:S21-4. 2004
    ....
  93. ncbi Selecting wound healing products. Choices for long-term care settings
    Beth Ann Taylor
    Adv Nurse Pract 11:63-6. 2003
  94. ncbi Malignant cutaneous wounds
    Linda Schiech
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 6:305-9. 2002
    ..In addition, patients may need to cope with bleeding, exudates, odor, or infection. Caring for these patients may be challenging but it can be rewarding if the patients are able to maintain or improve their quality of life...
  95. ncbi Exploring debridement options for chronic venous leg ulcers
    Colin E Davies
    Gloucestershire Leg Ulcer Service, Cheltenham General Hospital, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
    Br J Nurs 14:393-7. 2005
    ..This article reviews the debridement options available to practitioners and discusses rationales for treatment and implications for clinical practice with specific reference to chronic venous leg ulcer management...
  96. ncbi [Wounds]
    Martine Peyret
    Rev Infirm . 2005
  97. ncbi Wound healing
    Carol Harvey
    Department of Nursing, Cypress College, Cypress, CA, USA
    Orthop Nurs 24:143-57; quiz 158-9. 2005
    ..New technologies are enhancing traditional wound care measures with goals of effective comfortable wound care to promote restoration of skin integrity...
  98. ncbi Debridement: controlling the necrotic/cellular burden
    Elizabeth A Ayello
    Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Adult Nursing Sciences, The John A Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing, Division of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 17:66-75; quiz 76-8. 2004
    ..Describe the 4 types of debridement most commonly used in clinical practice. 2. Describe when to debride a wound and how to determine which method to use...
  99. ncbi Skeletal pin site care: National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses guidelines for orthopaedic nursing
    Sue Baird Holmes
    St Joseph Regional Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Orthop Nurs 24:99-107. 2005
    ..Discussion of other pin site care issues is provided, and characteristics of the research base regarding skeletal pin site care are described...
  100. ncbi Using negative-pressure wound therapy for positive results
    Susan Mendez-Eastman
    Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Nursing 35:48-50. 2005
    ..Learn to use the system to help your patient heal...
  101. ncbi Is negative pressure wound therapy effective for the management of chronic wounds?
    Mikel Gray
    Center for Clinical Investigation, Department of Urology and School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:101-5. 2004

Research Grants52

  1. Raising Literacy and Capacity for Incontinence and Skin Care in Dementia
    Donna Bliss; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and ethnic backgrounds and healthcare providers caring for persons with AD in relation to incontinence and skin care. Nearly 10 million Americans are providing informal caregiving for persons with AD, and 32 % provide help for ..
  2. Bacterial fermentation in skin microbiome as probiotics (Bfismp) against S. aureu
    Chun Ming Huang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The impact of this proposal includes opening a novel skin-care industry of using Bfismp for treating skin infection and/or promoting skin health. ..
  3. Quantifying the role of load-induced remodeling in lymphedema progression
    JAMES BRANDON DIXON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..disease, clinical options available fr most suffering patients are the same today as 30 years ago: namely proper skin care and various methods of tissue compression...
  4. Schiff base forming sunscreen filters for long-wear UV protection
    Steven Isaacman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Commercial Opportunity: The sun care market is estimated to represent 13.30% of the $9.7 billion domestic skin care market...
  5. NITRIC OXIDE INHIBITOR AND LEISHMANIA PATHOGENESIS
    MARION CHAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the Western populations also use antioxidants or anti-inflammatories as dietary supplements and in daily skin care products...
  6. NEONATAL SKIN--EVALUATION OF EPIDERMAL BARRIER FUNCTION
    STEVEN HOATH; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The development of individualized skin care protocols aimed at maintenance of epidermal barrier function and prevention/restoration of barrier breakdown ..
  7. OLIGOSACCHARIDE TECHNOLOGY TO PREVENT SKIN CANCER
    TODD WALLER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..These will be suitable as therapeutic agents for use in a post sun skin care preparation designed to prevent injury by UV radiation to the skin immune system...
  8. Novel Home Care Device for High-Risk Diabetic Patients
    Kevin Higgins; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..will provide information to the physician that prevention practices should be initiated, such as off-loading, skin care, etc...
  9. A TOPICAL MICRONUTRIENT DELIVERY SYSTEM
    Jaber Qasem; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..and a novel formulation strategy that can be patent protected has considerable commercial potential in a skin care market that exceeds $20 billion per year...
  10. SYNTHESES FOR PRODUCTION OF INOSITOLPHOSPHOLIPIDS
    RAJINDRA ANEJA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Further, the approach will be exploited for the preparation of selected inositolphospholipid molecular species. PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATION: Not Available ..
  11. INTERNET LEARNING FOR FAMILIES OF NURSING HOME RESIDENTS
    Debra Fox; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATION: Billions of dollars in pharmaceutical, skin care, and other products are marketed to nursing home annually...
  12. HOME HYGIENE INTERVENTION
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
  13. Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy Trial
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  14. Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in Neonates
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  15. Interdisciplinary Research:Antimicrobial Resistance(RMI)
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In the final year, plans for a sustainable Consortium on antimicrobial resistance will be formalized. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and Costs
    Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Prevention of UV-carcinogenesis by antioxidant
    Santosh Katiyar; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Proanthocyanidins: Novel Skin Cancer Preventive Agent
    Santosh Katiyar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Prevention of skin cancer risk will result to protect and prolong the human health and lives. ..
  19. Prevention of Photocarcinogenesis by antioxidant
    Santosh Katiyar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Prevention of skin cancer by green tea polyphenols
    Santosh Katiyar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Importantly, worldwide interest in green tea as a cancer chemopreventive agent for humans is increasing because it is non-toxic, affordable, popular beverage and is effective in a wide range of organs. ..
  21. Impact of Fiber Fermentation on Fecal Incontinence
    Donna Bliss; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Differences among the measures of the groups after supplementation will be compared after controlling for baseline values of these measures using ANCOVA. ..
  22. Problem-Solving A Stroke Caregiver Early Intervention
    ROSEMARIE KING; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Qualitative data will be analyzed using content analysis with constant comparison. Descriptive and univariate statistics will be used to assess the exploratory data. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Communication Intervention with Melanoma Families
    Deborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Local Warming: Effects on Wound Infection and Healing
    JoAnne Whitney; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..2.3. Perfusion (BF) in the surgical incision on postoperative days 3, 5 and 9 using Laser Doppler Flowmetry (LDF). ..
  25. The nature and time course of phonological representations in reading
    Keith Rayner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Perception of Gene-Environment Cancer Risks in Melanoma
    Jennifer Hay; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Center for Nutrient-Gene Interaction in Cancer Preventi*
    Stephen Barnes; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition to the main projects, the Center will organize a competitive Pilot Project/Developmental program for the evaluation of new ideas and methods pertinent to the overall development of the Center. ..
  28. NORTHWEST CANCER GENETICS NETWORK
    Deborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This mix of disciplines is essential to support the infrastructure required to collect crucial data on individuals seeking genetic testing, as well as those with known family histories. ..
  29. Implementing Health Promotion Activities in Native Employers
    Deborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Finally, it will further develop an intervention model that can be used in multiple settings, and used to change multiple risk factors for chronic disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Gastric Tube Placement in Young Children
    Marsha Ellett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results from this study will increase the safety of using gastric tubes in young children. ..
  31. 9.4 Tesla Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer
    Stephen Barnes; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Overall, the FT-MS instrument will sustain the high quality of biomedical research that is a hallmark of UAB. ..
  32. The Secondary Prevention of Melanoma
    Susan Oliveria; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. One Step Incontinence Management System
    Nahla Al Samarrai; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Thus in order to make the One Step system available, we will be contracting with manufacturers and distributors. ..
  34. A sensitive triple quadrupole mass spectrometer
    Stephen Barnes; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is anticipated that a commercial nanospray interface for use in nanoLC-MS analysis will be available by the fall of 2003. ..
  35. PATHOGENIC MECHANISMS OF VENOUS DISEASE
    Vincent Falanga; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed studies should advance knowledge of the pathogenesis of venous ulceration and fibrosis. ..
  36. MECHANISMS OF BIOENGINEERED SKIN IN HUMAN WOUNDS
    Vincent Falanga; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed studies will advance our understanding of how a bioengineered skin product works in a human chronic wound and provide insight into further bioengineering needs. ..
  37. Chemical Genetic Approach to Melanocyte Chemosensitivity
    Seth Orlow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The data should provide the basis for future therapeutics to treat metastatic melanoma and for purposes of depigmentation. ..
  38. PATHOGENESIS OF OCULAR ALBINISM
    Seth Orlow; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This work will shed light both upon the means by which such mutations cause human visual disease as well as upon basic mechanisms in cell biology. ..
  39. The Role of Claudins in Paracellular Permeability
    OSCAR COLEGIO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Chimeric and site-directed mutant proteins will be expressed in a cultured epithelial cell line and their electrophysiologic properties tested. ..
  40. Tobacco Prevention/Cessation Education: Medical Students
    Alan Geller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..modules, plans for integration, and faculty training Aim3 - Conduct trial implementation Aim4 - Conduct a comprehensive, formative, process and impact evaluation Aim5 - Disseminate teaching guides to other medical schools ..
  41. AMINO ACID CONJUGATION OF BILE ACIDS
    Stephen Barnes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. MOTIVATING DIETARY CHANGES IN CHURCHES
    Deborah Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The primary outcome will be the difference in change in fat scores between intervention and comparison religious organizations. ..
  43. Measurement of Cancer Related Risk Perceptions
    Jennifer Hay; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It would also provide a basis for standardized comparison of risk perceptions across a variety of cancer sites with diverse populations. ..
  44. Tissue Engineering for the Treatment of Delayed Healing
    Vincent Falanga; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies will advance our understanding of how to reconstitute the wound bed and whether it is possible to correct the abnormal cellular phenotype in non-healing wounds. ..
  45. The Development and Testing of a Sonic Treatment Brush for Diabetic Foot Ulcers
    ROBERT AKRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..power cleaning brush with high frequency (sonic) bristle action has recently been developed for cosmetic skin care (Clarisonic(tm))...
  46. STARstreams: Multimedia and Conflict Resolution
    Richard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..STARStreams will be a cost-effective means of providing conflict resolution support to large numbers of students. ..
  47. WSTDtv: Adolescent Multimedia STD Prevention Curriculum
    Richard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Intended to address this gap, the effort proposed herein describes the development of WSTDtv - an STD/HIV curriculum for use by teachers in middle school and early secondary school classrooms. ..
  48. Incidence, risk factors, and consequences of neonatal hypothermia in Nepal
    LUKE MULLANY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Examination of alternate cutoffs for defining hypothermia severity may improve design of low-cost technologies for identification and subsequent management of hypothermic infants in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment Media
    Richard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  50. FAS/FAE MULTIMEDIA TOOLS FOR CARE PROVIDERS
    Richard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Preterm Infants: Light Effects on Health and Development
    Debra Brandon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. ECG Educational Software for Health Professionals
    Richard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, ECG manufacturers will be contacted for phase 3 partnerships for machine-specific support packages. ..