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  1. ncbi Clostridium difficile infection in Ohio hospitals and nursing homes during 2006
    Robert J Campbell
    Ohio Department of Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:526-33. 2009
  2. ncbi Genetic analysis of candidate loci in non-syndromic cleft lip families from Antioquia-Colombia and Ohio
    Lina M Moreno
    Dows Institute for Dental Research, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 125:135-44. 2004
  3. pmc Prevalence and treatment of diagnosed depression among elderly nursing home residents in Ohio
    Carrie A Levin
    Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:585-94. 2007
  4. ncbi Pharmaceutical compounds in the wastewater process stream in Northwest Ohio
    Alison L Spongberg
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Mail Stop 604, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Sci Total Environ 397:148-57. 2008
  5. ncbi Perfluorinated compounds in house dust from Ohio and North Carolina, USA
    Mark J Strynar
    Human Exposure and Atmospheric Sciences Division, National Exposure Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3751-6. 2008
  6. pmc Psychosocial predictors of adherence to risk-appropriate cervical cancer screening guidelines: a cross sectional study of women in Ohio Appalachia participating in the Community Awareness Resources and Education (CARE) project
    Electra D Paskett
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Prev Med 50:74-80. 2010
  7. ncbi Prevalence of chronic respiratory symptoms among Ohio cash grain farmers
    J R Wilkins
    Division of Epidemiology and Biometrics, School of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:150-63. 1999
  8. pmc Ability of Medicaid claims data to identify incident cases of breast cancer in the Ohio Medicaid population
    Siran M Koroukian
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:947-60. 2003
  9. pmc Acceptance of the HPV vaccine among women, parents, community leaders, and healthcare providers in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and College of Public Health, Columbus, OH, United States
    Vaccine 27:3945-52. 2009
  10. ncbi Characteristics of physicians disciplined by the State Medical Board of Ohio
    Steven W Clay
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens 45701, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 103:81-8. 2003

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  1. ncbi Clostridium difficile infection in Ohio hospitals and nursing homes during 2006
    Robert J Campbell
    Ohio Department of Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:526-33. 2009
    ..However, the overall burden of disease and the mortality rate associated with CDI, including the contribution from cases of infection that occur in nursing homes, are poorly understood...
  2. ncbi Genetic analysis of candidate loci in non-syndromic cleft lip families from Antioquia-Colombia and Ohio
    Lina M Moreno
    Dows Institute for Dental Research, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 125:135-44. 2004
    ..purpose of this study is to replicate those results and evaluate additional candidate genes in 49 Colombian and 13 Ohio families...
  3. pmc Prevalence and treatment of diagnosed depression among elderly nursing home residents in Ohio
    Carrie A Levin
    Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making, Boston, MA 02108, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:585-94. 2007
    ..To examine the prevalence and treatment of diagnosed depression among elderly nursing home residents and determine the resident and facility characteristics associated with diagnosis and treatment...
  4. ncbi Pharmaceutical compounds in the wastewater process stream in Northwest Ohio
    Alison L Spongberg
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Mail Stop 604, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Sci Total Environ 397:148-57. 2008
    ..in the environment, influent, effluent and biosolids from three wastewater treatment facilities in Northwest Ohio, USA, and a stream containing effluent discharge from a rural treatment facility were analyzed...
  5. ncbi Perfluorinated compounds in house dust from Ohio and North Carolina, USA
    Mark J Strynar
    Human Exposure and Atmospheric Sciences Division, National Exposure Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3751-6. 2008
    ..alcohols (FTOHs) were developed for dust samples collected from homes (n = 102) and day care centers (n = 10) in Ohio and North Carolina in 2000-2001. FTOHs were measured by GC/ MS and PFAAs were analyzed by LC-MS/MS...
  6. pmc Psychosocial predictors of adherence to risk-appropriate cervical cancer screening guidelines: a cross sectional study of women in Ohio Appalachia participating in the Community Awareness Resources and Education (CARE) project
    Electra D Paskett
    College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Prev Med 50:74-80. 2010
    ..e., guidelines that specify screening intervals based upon a woman's individual risk of developing cervical cancer)...
  7. ncbi Prevalence of chronic respiratory symptoms among Ohio cash grain farmers
    J R Wilkins
    Division of Epidemiology and Biometrics, School of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:150-63. 1999
    The prevalence of chronic cough, chronic phlegm, dyspnea, and non-cold wheeze was estimated from a mixed-mode survey of Ohio cash grain farmers in 1993.
  8. pmc Ability of Medicaid claims data to identify incident cases of breast cancer in the Ohio Medicaid population
    Siran M Koroukian
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:947-60. 2003
    ..The use of Medicaid data to study cancer-related outcomes would be highly desirable. However, the accuracy of Medicaid claims data in the identification of incident cases of breast cancer is unknown...
  9. pmc Acceptance of the HPV vaccine among women, parents, community leaders, and healthcare providers in Ohio Appalachia
    Mira L Katz
    The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center and College of Public Health, Columbus, OH, United States
    Vaccine 27:3945-52. 2009
    ..focus groups of women (18-26 years), parents, community leaders, and healthcare providers were conducted throughout Ohio Appalachia...
  10. ncbi Characteristics of physicians disciplined by the State Medical Board of Ohio
    Steven W Clay
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens 45701, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 103:81-8. 2003
    ..by, and resulting disciplinary actions taken against a consecutive series of disciplined physicians in the state of Ohio, the authors conducted a case-control study of all 308 physicians publicly disciplined by the State Medical Board ..
  11. pmc Diabetes risk and obesity in food-insecure households in rural Appalachian Ohio
    David H Holben
    School of Human and Consumer Sciences, Ohio University, Grover Center W324, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A82. 2006
    ..1% of U.S. households were at some time food insecure. A previous study of individuals from an Appalachian Ohio county suggested that food insecurity is associated with poorer self-reported health status...
  12. pmc Genetic relatedness and molecular characterization of multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolated in central Ohio, USA
    Vijaya B Srinivasan
    Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 8:21. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the clonal relatedness of clinical isolates and to elucidate the genetic basis of imipenem resistance...
  13. ncbi Impact of regulatory labeling for troglitazone and rosiglitazone on hepatic enzyme monitoring compliance: findings from the state of Ohio medicaid program
    Robert J Cluxton
    College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0004, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:1-9. 2005
    ..Rosiglitazone has been available since June 1999 and is still on the market. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of labeled hepatic enzyme monitoring for troglitazone and rosiglitazone...
  14. ncbi Landscape as a predictor of wetland condition: an evaluation of the Landscape Development Index (LDI) with a large reference wetland dataset from Ohio
    John J Mack
    Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Division of Surface Water, Wetland Ecology Group, 4675 Homer Ohio Lane, Groveport, Ohio 43125, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 120:221-41. 2006
    ..The LDI was evaluated using a large reference wetland data set from Ohio using land use percentages within a 1 km radius circle of the wetlands...
  15. ncbi Health status of illicit stimulant drug users in rural Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2007
    ..status of a community sample of not-in-treatment, illicit stimulant drug-using adults (n = 249) living in rural Ohio. Physical health status scores indicative of poor health were present in 30.5% of the sample...
  16. ncbi Targeting lead screening: The Ohio Lead Risk Score
    D Litaker
    Cuyahoga County Board of Health, Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E69. 2000
    ..Strategies for identifying these areas exist but lack specificity. We sought to develop an efficient method for identifying risk factors for undue lead exposure in children by using community variables...
  17. pmc Methods for a survey of overweight and obesity coordinated with oral health surveillance among Ohio third-grade students
    Elizabeth J Conrey
    Ohio Department of Health, State Epidemiology Office, 246 N High Street, 7th Fl, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A08. 2009
    ..During the 2004-2005 school year, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) conducted surveillance of elementary school-aged children through coordination with the ..
  18. ncbi Oral health status and access to dental care for ohio head start children
    Mark D Siegal
    Bureau of Oral Health Services, Ohio Department of Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Dent 26:519-25. 2004
    The purpose of this survey were to assess the dental caries prevalence rate among children enrolled in Ohio's Head Start programs and assess factors relating to their dental care access.
  19. ncbi Phosphorus budgets and riverine phosphorus export in northwestern Ohio watersheds
    David B Baker
    Water Quality Laboratory, Heidelberg College, Tiffin, OH 44883, USA
    J Environ Qual 31:96-108. 2002
    ..we calculated annual P budgets for 1975-1995 for soils of the Maumee and Sandusky watersheds of northwestern Ohio and compared them with riverine P export from these watersheds...
  20. ncbi Resistance trends in Neisseria gonorrhoeae in southwestern Ohio
    Thomas E Herchline
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:121-2. 2010
    ..The Public Health-Dayton and Montgomery County STD Clinic tested N. gonorrhoeae isolates in 1996, 2001 and since 2006 to monitor susceptibility trends in the region...
  21. ncbi Demographic trends for animal care and control agencies in Ohio from 1996 to 2004
    Linda K Lord
    Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:48-54. 2006
    To examine changes between 1996 and 2004 in regard to numbers of animals handled, medical care provided, expenses, numbers of employees, and agency policies for animal care and control agencies in Ohio.
  22. ncbi Economic cost of foodborne illness in Ohio
    Robert L Scharff
    Department of Consumer Sciences, The Ohio State University, 1787 Neil Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1295, USA
    J Food Prot 72:128-36. 2009
    ..We find the estimated annual expected economic cost of foodborne illness for Ohio to be between $1.0 and $7.1 billion, which translates into a per-Ohio resident cost of $91 to $624...
  23. pmc Overview of investigations into pulmonary hemorrhage among infants in Cleveland, Ohio
    D G Dearborn
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 5000, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 107:495-9. 1999
    Idiopathic pulmonary hemorrhage was diagnosed in 37 infants in the Cleveland, Ohio, area between 1993 and 1998. This rare disorder has been related to 12 deaths, including 7 originally thought to be sudden infant death syndrome...
  24. ncbi The spread of multiply resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae at a day care center in Ohio
    M R Reichler
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30333
    J Infect Dis 166:1346-53. 1992
    ..antimicrobic agents, was isolated from middle ear fluid of a child with otitis media attending a day care center in Ohio. To determine the extent of spread of this strain, nasopharyngeal culture surveys were done, and 52 carriers were ..
  25. ncbi Predictors of warfarin use among Ohio medicaid patients with new-onset nonvalvular atrial fibrillation
    Joseph A Johnston
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1705-10. 2003
    ..Despite demonstrated efficacy in stroke prevention, warfarin is underused in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). Reasons for warfarin nonuse are unclear...
  26. ncbi Salmonella enterica isolated from wildlife at two Ohio rehabilitation centers
    Steffani Jijón
    Food Animal Health Research Program, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, The Ohio State University, 1680 Madison Avenue, Wooster, Ohio 44691, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 38:409-13. 2007
    ..Between May and September 2004, fecal samples from various wildlife species admitted to two rehabilitation centers in Ohio were cultured for Salmonella enterica and Escherichia coli O157:H7...
  27. ncbi Health effects in community residents near a uranium plant at Fernald, Ohio, USA
    Susan M Pinney
    Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0056, USA
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 16:139-53. 2003
    Health outcomes in persons who lived in the area surrounding a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) uranium processing plant near Fernald, Ohio were evaluated using data of Fernald Medical Monitoring Program (FMMP) participants.
  28. ncbi Evolution of the dentition in prehistoric Ohio Valley Native Americans: II. Morphology of the deciduous dentition
    P W Sciulli
    Department of Anthropology, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 106:189-205. 1998
    ..the deciduous dentition, I collected data on the variation of 57 features (33 crown and 24 root) from prehistoric Ohio Valley populations...
  29. pmc Perceived need for substance abuse treatment among illicit stimulant drug users in rural areas of Ohio, Arkansas, and Kentucky
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research, Department of Community Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:107-14. 2007
    ..need for drug abuse treatment among not-in-treatment, adult, illicit stimulant drug users (n=710) in rural areas of Ohio, Kentucky, and Arkansas. More than one-quarter of the sample perceived a need for treatment...
  30. ncbi Descriptive outcomes of the American Lung Association of Ohio hypnotherapy smoking cessation program
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 48:374-87. 2000
    ..in single-session, group hypnotherapy smoking cessation programs sponsored by the American Lung Association of Ohio. A randomly selected sample of 452 participants completed telephone interviews 5 to 15 months after attending a ..
  31. ncbi Psychiatrists' smoking cessation activities with Ohio community mental health center patients
    James H Price
    Department of Public Health, University of Toledo, 2801 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Community Ment Health J 43:251-66. 2007
    This study describes a survey of Ohio community mental health center psychiatrists' perceptions and practices regarding smoking cessation activities using the 5A's method of smoking cessation...
  32. pmc Effectiveness of a nurse-managed, lay-led tobacco cessation intervention among ohio appalachian women
    Mary Ellen Wewers
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3451-8. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate a nurse-managed, lay-led tobacco cessation intervention delivered to adult women in Ohio Appalachia.
  33. ncbi Sources of mercury wet deposition in Eastern Ohio, USA
    Gerald J Keeler
    University of Michigan Air Quality Laboratory, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:5874-81. 2006
    In the fall of 2002, an enhanced air monitoring site was established in Steubenville, Ohio as part of a multi-year comprehensive mercury monitoring and source apportionment study to investigate the impact of local and regional coal ..
  34. ncbi Epidemiologic and environmental investigation of a recreational water outbreak caused by two genotypes of Cryptosporidium parvum in Ohio in 2000
    Els Mathieu
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:582-9. 2004
    In August 2000, the Ohio Department of Health requested assistance to investigate a cryptosporidiosis outbreak with more than 700 clinical case-patients. An epidemiologic and environmental investigation was conducted...
  35. ncbi Prevalence and patterns of use of psychoactive medicines among individuals with autism in the Autism Society of Ohio
    Michael G Aman
    The Nisonger Center for Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, The Ohio State University, 1581 Dodd Drive, Columbus, OH 43210 1296, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:527-34. 2003
    ..We surveyed 747 families in the Autism Society of Ohio regarding the use of psychotropic drugs, AEDs, and over-the-counter (OTC) preparations for autism...
  36. ncbi PAHs in sediments of the Black River and the Ashtabula River, Ohio: source apportionment by factor analysis
    Erik R Christensen
    Department of Civil Engineering and Mechanics and Center for Great Lakes Studies, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 3200 N Cramer Str, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Water Res 39:511-24. 2005
    ..This work supports the previous studies of Black River and Ashtabula River PAHs by CMB model. In addition, FA provides a more realistic fit to Ashtabula River model data by eliminating 100% contributions from one source...
  37. pmc Clonal dissemination of Escherichia coli O157:H7 subtypes among dairy farms in northeast Ohio
    Amy N Wetzel
    Food Animal Health Research Program, Ohio Agriculture Research Development Center, The Ohio State University, 1680 Madison Ave, Wooster, OH 44691, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:2621-6. 2006
    ..coli O157:H7 isolates recovered during a longitudinal study of 20 dairy farms in northeast Ohio. Of the 20 dairy farms sampled, 16 were located in a primary area and 4 were located in two other distant ..
  38. ncbi Attitudes toward and perceptions of free-roaming cats among individuals living in Ohio
    Linda K Lord
    Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:1159-67. 2008
    To characterize attitudes toward and perceptions of free-roaming cats among individuals living in Ohio.
  39. ncbi Sedimentary microbial community dynamics in a regulated stream: East Fork of the Little Miami River, Ohio
    Susan D Sutton
    Department of Microbiology, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
    Environ Microbiol 5:256-66. 2003
    A field study was conducted in the Lower East Fork of the Little Miami River, a regulated stream in Clermont county, Ohio, to determine how changes in streamflow, water temperature and photo-period affect sediment microbial community ..
  40. ncbi Effects of geomorphology, habitat, and spatial location on fish assemblages in a watershed in Ohio, USA
    Jessica L D'Ambrosio
    Department of Food, Agricultural, and Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University, 590 Woody Hayes Drive, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 148:325-41. 2009
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  41. ncbi Patterns in ontogeny of human trabecular bone from SunWatch Village in the Prehistoric Ohio Valley: general features of microarchitectural change
    James H Gosman
    Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 138:318-32. 2009
    ..growth and development, as demonstrated in a subadult archaeological skeletal sample from the Late Prehistoric Ohio Valley...
  42. pmc Geographic disparities in the risk of perforated appendicitis among children in Ohio: 2001-2003
    Robert B Penfold
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 7:56. 2008
    ..Less is known about the differences between rural locations in health care seeking and outcomes. This study examines how commuting patterns in different rural areas are associated with perforated appendicitis...
  43. ncbi Burden of rotavirus disease among children visiting pediatric emergency departments in Cincinnati, Ohio, and Oakland, California, in 1999-2000
    Eileen L Yee
    Division of Viral Diseases, Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 122:971-7. 2008
    ..We assessed the incidence of rotavirus disease requiring an emergency department visit among children <5 years of age...
  44. ncbi Assessing the impact on patient-physician interaction when physicians use personal digital assistants: a Northeastern Ohio Network (NEON) study
    Gary McCord
    Department of Family Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy, Rootstown, OH 44272 0095, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:353-9. 2009
    ..The effects of the use of technological devices on dimensions that affect the physician-patient relationship need to be well understood...
  45. ncbi Incidence of concussion in high school football players of Ohio and Pennsylvania
    W Langburt
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH, USA
    J Child Neurol 16:83-5. 2001
    ..The majority of these are mild (grade I) concussions. Further research is needed since multiple low-grade concussions may incur cumulative neuropsychologic impairments...
  46. ncbi Comorbidities among Ohio's nursing home residents with diabetes
    Rosemary E Duffy
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:383-9. 2005
    To determine the magnitude of diabetes mellitus among Ohio nursing home residents and the comorbid conditions affecting residents with diabetes...
  47. ncbi High self-reported prevalence of diabetes mellitus, heart disease, and stroke in 11 counties of rural Appalachian Ohio
    Frank Schwartz
    The Appalachian Rural Health Institute ARHI, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Rural Health 25:226-30. 2009
    ..prevalence of obesity, diabetes mellitus, and associated macrovascular complications in 11 rural counties of Appalachian Ohio. The impacts of lifestyle, cardiovascular risk factors, income, and access to medical care were also determined.
  48. pmc Tobacco use among the Amish in Holmes County, Ohio
    Amy K Ferketich
    Division of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Rural Health 24:84-90. 2008
    The objective of this study was to estimate tobacco use prevalence among the Amish in Holmes County, Ohio, using both self-report and a biochemical marker of nicotine exposure.
  49. ncbi Epidemiology and susceptibilities of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Northeastern Ohio
    Thierry Delorme
    Dept of Biological Sciences, Kent State University, Ashtabula, OH 44004, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 132:668-77. 2009
    ..This report sheds further light on the rapid spread of MRSA across Northeastern Ohio, stressing the need for better education in preventive measures and infection control at the level of community and ..
  50. pmc Spatial distribution of airborne polychlorinated biphenyls in Cleveland, Ohio and Chicago, Illinois
    Carolyn Persoon
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of Iowa, Iowa City Iowa, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:2797-802. 2010
    ..Congener profiles showed important differences including the enrichment of dioxin-like congeners in Chicago...
  51. ncbi The influence of masticatory loading on craniofacial morphology: A test case across technological transitions in the Ohio valley
    Carolina Paschetta
    Centro Nacional Patagónico, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas, Puerto Madryn, Argentina
    Am J Phys Anthropol 141:297-314. 2010
    ..Here we test these experimentally-derived predictions on an extinct human population from the middle and upper Ohio valley that underwent a marked shift from hunting-gathering to extensive farming during the last 3,000 years and ..
  52. ncbi Lessons learned from the management of a national outbreak of Salmonella ohio linked to pork meat processing and distribution
    Sophie Bertrand
    National Reference Centre for Salmonella and Shigella, Scientific Institute of Public Health, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    J Food Prot 73:529-34. 2010
    During the summer of 2005, an increase in reports of human cases of Salmonella enterica serovar Ohio infection was observed in Belgium...
  53. ncbi The association between heart disease mortality and geographic access to hospitals: county level comparisons in Ohio, USA
    Takashi Yamashita
    Miami University, Sociology and Gerontology, Upham Hall Room 396, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:1211-8. 2010
    ..Hospitals in the state of Ohio were geocoded and zonal statistics were computed to quantify geographical access to hospitals at the level of Ohio'..
  54. pmc A genome-wide linkage analysis of dementia in the Amish
    Daniel W Hahs
    Center for Human Genetics Research and Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:160-6. 2006
    ..Our results identify regions of the genome that may harbor genes involved in a subset of dementia patients, in particular the North American Amish community...
  55. pmc Genetic analysis of self-reported physical activity and adiposity: the Southwest Ohio Family Study
    Audrey C Choh
    Lifespan Health Research Center, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, 3171 Research Boulevard, Kettering, OH 45420 4006, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:1052-60. 2009
    ..Our aims were to: (i) estimate the extent of additive genetic influences on physical activity while adjusting for household effects; and (ii) determine whether physical activity and adiposity measures share common genetic effects...
  56. ncbi Studying critical values: adverse event identification following a critical laboratory values study at the ohio state university medical center
    James J Jenkins
    Department of Research and Education, Doctors Hospital Ohio Health, The Ohio State University, N337 Doan Hall, 410 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:604-9. 2007
    ..The data were drawn from the Ohio State University Medical Center Information Warehouse (Columbus) for a 58-month period...
  57. ncbi Short-term effects of air pollution on heart rate variability in senior adults in Steubenville, Ohio
    Heike Luttmann-Gibson
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:780-8. 2006
    ..We examined the association between ambient air pollution levels and heart rate variability (HRV) in a panel study of 32 subjects...
  58. ncbi Mortality trends for 23,505 Medicare patients hospitalized with heart failure in Northeast Ohio, 1991 to 1997
    David W Baker
    Center for Health Care Research and Policy, Case Western Reserve University at MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am Heart J 146:258-64. 2003
    ..This study analyzed mortality trends from 1991 to 1997 for 23,505 Medicare patients hospitalized with a first admission for HF at 29 Northeast Ohio hospitals.
  59. ncbi Patterns of West Nile virus infection in Ohio blue jays: implications for initiation of the annual cycle
    Mary C Garvin
    Department of Biology, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio 44074, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:566-70. 2004
    ..We examined the influence of age and date on the prevalence of WNV in jay carcasses in Ohio during May-August 2002...
  60. ncbi Nutrients and other abiotic factors affecting bacterial communities in an Ohio River (USA)
    Melissa A Rubin
    Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Microb Ecol 54:374-83. 2007
    ..were examined in biofilms from cobbles collected across seasons at three sites along the Mahoning River (Ohio) with differing levels of inorganic nutrient inputs...
  61. ncbi Assessing potential removal of low-head dams in urban settings: an example from the Ottawa River, NW Ohio
    Sheila J Roberts
    Department of Geology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, 43403, USA
    Environ Manage 39:113-24. 2007
    ..The Secor Dam is owned by a local government entity near Toledo, Ohio. The proposed removal of the last structure impeding flow on the Ottawa River has broad appeal, but the owner is ..
  62. ncbi Spatio-temporal models with errors in covariates: mapping Ohio lung cancer mortality
    H Xia
    Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455 0392, USA
    Stat Med 17:2025-43. 1998
    ..We apply our approach to a data set of county-specific lung cancer rates in the state of Ohio during the period 1968-1988...
  63. ncbi An observational study of 127 preschool children at their homes and daycare centers in Ohio: environmental pathways to cis- and trans-permethrin exposure
    Marsha K Morgan
    National Exposure Research Laboratory, USEPA, 109 T W Alexander Dr, MD E205 04, Research Triangle Park, NC 27713 4411, USA
    Environ Res 104:266-74. 2007
    ..Participants were recruited randomly from 127 homes and 16 daycare centers in six Ohio (OH) counties. Monitoring was performed over a 48-h period at the children's homes and/or daycare centers...
  64. pmc Effect of chronic low level manganese exposure on postural balance: a pilot study of residents in southern Ohio
    J Shawn Standridge
    Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0056, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:1421-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effect of non-occupational exposure to manganese (Mn) on postural balance...
  65. ncbi Drug use practices among MDMA/ecstasy users in Ohio: a latent class analysis
    Robert G Carlson
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 143 Biological Sciences Building, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:167-79. 2005
    ..describes the drug use practices among 402 recent MDMA (3,4-methelyenedioxymethamphetamine) users recruited in Ohio using respondent-driven sampling. About 64% of the participants were men, 81.6% were white, and the mean age was 20...
  66. ncbi Funding services from the bottom up: an overview of Senior Services Levy Programs in Ohio
    Michael Payne
    Scripps Gerontology Center, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    Gerontologist 47:555-8. 2007
    Since the 1980s, Ohio counties have pursued a somewhat unique strategy for funding services for the 60-and-older population...
  67. ncbi Eastern equine encephalitis virus in Ohio during 1991
    R S Nasci
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control, Fort Collins, CO 80522
    J Med Entomol 30:217-22. 1993
    ..It is unlikely that these species were involved in epizootic transmission. IgM antibody to EEE virus was detected in three bird species collected in the swamp...
  68. ncbi Evidence of human bocavirus circulating in children and adults, Cleveland, Ohio
    Brian D W Chow
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, U S
    J Clin Virol 43:302-6. 2008
    ..Viral respiratory illness is a major cause of morbidity and mortality. The human bocavirus (HBoV) is a recently recognized parvovirus isolated from human respiratory secretions...
  69. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of current depressive symptomatology among a community sample of MDMA users in Ohio
    Russel S Falck
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    Addict Behav 31:90-101. 2006
    ..Higher lifetime occasions of MDMA use were marginally related to symptoms of serious depression...
  70. ncbi Source apportionment of PAHs in dated sediments from the Black River, Ohio
    Sheng He Gu
    Department of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 53201, USA
    Water Res 37:2149-61. 2003
    ..The WB source is less than 23%, and exhibits a minimum (2%) around 1979 (BR4). There is evidence of aerobic biodegradation or photolysis in the sediment of phenanthrene (PhA) at PhA concentrations >500 ppb...
  71. pmc End-of-life expenditures by Ohio Medicaid beneficiaries dying of cancer
    Siran M Koroukian
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:65-80. 2006
    We evaluate the extent to which the Ohio Medicaid Program serves as a safety net to terminally ill cancer patients, and the costs associated with providing care to this patient population...
  72. ncbi Emergence of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 19A, 6C, and 22F and serogroup 15 in Cleveland, Ohio, in relation to introduction of the protein-conjugated pneumococcal vaccine
    Michael R Jacobs
    Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1388-95. 2008
    ..A 7-valent conjugate pneumococcal vaccine (PCV7) was introduced in 2000...
  73. ncbi Enhancing behavioral science education at the Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Douglas M Post
    Department of Family Medicine, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Acad Med 83:28-36. 2008
    ..describe an ongoing curriculum development and improvement process that produced one such exemplary program at The Ohio State University College of Medicine...
  74. ncbi Identification of fatty acids in fishes collected from the Ohio River using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry in chemical ionization and electron impact modes
    Le Ellen Dayhuff
    Center for the Management, Utilization, and Protection of Water Resources and Department of Chemistry, Box 5033, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN 38505, USA
    J Chromatogr A 1098:144-9. 2005
    ..Paddlefish, sauger, and white bass were collected from the Ohio River...
  75. pmc West Nile virus epidemic, northeast Ohio, 2002
    Anna M Mandalakas
    Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1774-7. 2005
    Serum samples and sociodemographic data were obtained from 1,209 Ohio residents. West Nile virus immunoglobulin M (IgM) and IgG antibodies were detected by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay and confirmed. Children were 4...
  76. ncbi Race is a fundamental prognostic indicator for 2325 northeastern Ohio women with infiltrating breast cancer
    Joseph P Crowe
    Department of General Surgery, Breast Center, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Breast J 11:124-8. 2005
    ..our institutional review board approved breast center patient registry and 2000 Census Tract data for northeastern Ohio, we compared tumor size, node status, hormone receptor status, clinical outcomes, and socioeconomic status for ..
  77. ncbi Self-reported symptoms of neurotoxicity and agricultural injuries among Ohio cash-grain farmers
    David Atrubin
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Am J Ind Med 47:538-49. 2005
    In 1993, the Ohio Farm Family Health and Hazard Surveillance Program (OFFHHSP) was initiated to assess the health status of cash-grain farmers and their families...
  78. ncbi Evidence of population mixing based on the geographical distribution of childhood leukemia in Ohio
    Brenda R Clark
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Ohio 43210, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:797-802. 2007
    This ecologic study examined the geographic distribution of childhood leukemias in Ohio, 1996-2000, among children aged 0-19 for evidence that population mixing may be a factor.
  79. pmc Predictive spatial dynamics and strategic planning for raccoon rabies emergence in Ohio
    Colin A Russell
    Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 3:e88. 2005
    ..of the epidemic front of raccoon-associated rabies via a vaccine corridor established in counties of eastern Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and West Virginia...
  80. ncbi Comparison of E. coli O157 and Shiga toxin-encoding genes (stx) prevalence between Ohio, USA and Norwegian dairy cattle
    Jeffrey T Lejeune
    Food Animal Health Research Program, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, The Ohio State University, 1680 Madison Ave, Wooster, OH 44691, United States
    Int J Food Microbiol 109:19-24. 2006
    ..The prevalence of E. coli O157 and total stx-positive specimens collected from mature dairy cattle in Ohio and Norwegian dairy farms was compared using identical laboratory methods in a cross-sectional survey. E...
  81. ncbi Polychlorinated biphenyl concentrations, congener profiles, and ratios in the fat tissue, eggs, and plasma of snapping turtles (Chelydra s. serpentina) from the Ohio Basin of Lake Erie, USA
    H Dabrowska
    College of Biological Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 51:270-86. 2006
    ..determined in three tissues of adult snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina serpentina) from six locations in the Ohio Basin of Lake Erie to characterize tissue variation and geographic trends...
  82. ncbi MDMA/Ecstasy use among young people in Ohio: perceived risk and barriers to intervention
    Robert G Carlson
    Department of Community Health, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 36:181-9. 2004
    ..Based on audiotaped focus groups and individual interviews conducted with 30 Ecstasy users in Dayton and Columbus, Ohio, this article explores these and other issues...
  83. pmc Health department collaboration with emergency departments as a model for public health programs among at-risk populations
    Michael S Lyons
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:259-65. 2005
    ..of a health department-funded, ED-based public health program in comparison with other similar community-based programs through analysis of data reported by health department-funded HIV counseling and testing centers in one Ohio county.
  84. ncbi Pediatric all-terrain vehicle-related injuries in Ohio from 1995 to 2001: using the injury severity score to determine whether helmets are a solution
    Michael A Gittelman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 117:2190-5. 2006
    The goal was to identify regions in Ohio with severe pediatric all-terrain vehicle-related injuries and to determine whether helmet usage was associated with lower injury severity scores.
  85. pmc Risky behaviors among Ohio Appalachian adults
    Mary Ellen Wewers
    School of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Room 432 Cunz Hall, 1841 Millikin Rd, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A127. 2006
    ..the prevalence of risky behaviors known to be associated with increased cancer morbidity and mortality among Ohio Appalachian adults...
  86. ncbi A waterborne outbreak of gastroenteritis with multiple etiologies among resort island visitors and residents: Ohio, 2004
    Ciara E O'Reilly
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:506-12. 2007
    ..In August 2004, we investigated an outbreak of gastroenteritis on South Bass Island, Ohio, an island of 900 residents that is visited by >500,000 persons each year.
  87. ncbi Drug prevalence in drowning deaths in Cuyahoga County, Ohio: a ten-year retrospective study
    Jan M Gorniak
    Office of the Cuyahoga County Coroner, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 26:240-3. 2005
    ..All records of deaths occurring in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, from 1994-2003, in which drowning was listed as the cause of death, were reviewed...
  88. ncbi Relative risk of postpartum complications in the Ohio Medicaid population: vaginal versus cesarean delivery
    Siran M Koroukian
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:203-24. 2004
    The objective of this study was to estimate the relative risk of postpartum complication by type of delivery among Ohio Medicaid beneficiaries...
  89. ncbi Emergency department HIV testing and counseling: an ongoing experience in a low-prevalence area
    Michael S Lyons
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:22-8. 2005
    ..This investigation was to evaluate an ongoing, publicly funded, ED-based HIV counseling and testing program in a low-prevalence area...
  90. pmc Effect of method of administration on longitudinal assessment of quality of life in gynecologic cancer: an exploratory study
    Karen M Gil
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Akron General Medical Center, Akron, Ohio, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:6. 2005
    ..This study examined whether changes measured using a computer version of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy - General (FACT-G) on two occasions would be obtained if patients completed a paper version on one of the two occasions...
  91. ncbi Public knowledge and attitudes regarding organ and tissue donation: an analysis of the northwest Ohio community
    Shannon L Sander
    Toledo Children s Hospital, OH, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 58:154-63. 2005
    Residents of Ohio, a midwestern state of the United States, were surveyed to determine their knowledge and attitudes toward organ and tissue donation...
  92. pmc A comparison of spatial clustering and cluster detection techniques for childhood leukemia incidence in Ohio, 1996-2003
    David C Wheeler
    Department of Biostatistics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 6:13. 2007
    ..paper is an analysis of the spatial distribution of leukemia incidence among children from 0 to 14 years of age in Ohio from 1996-2003 using individual case data from the Ohio Cancer Incidence Surveillance System (OCISS)...
  93. pmc Cigarette smoking among adolescents in Northwest Ohio: correlates of prevalence and age at onset
    Sadik A Khuder
    Department of Medicine, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43614, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 5:278-89. 2008
    ..ages 10-18 who participated in the 2003 Tobacco Survey, a representative sample of adolescents in Northwest Ohio. A self-report of cigarette smoking was obtained using a questionnaire administered in classrooms...
  94. ncbi Incidence of ARDS in an adult population of northeast Ohio
    Alejandro C Arroliga
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Chest 121:1972-6. 2002
    ..To assess the incidence of the ARDS in a well-defined adult population...
  95. ncbi Reproductive performance in Ohio dairy herds in the 1990s
    P J Rajala-Schultz
    Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Anim Reprod Sci 76:127-42. 2003
    The objective of this study was to evaluate trends in reproductive performance in Ohio dairy herds during the 1990s. Stringent criteria for herd inclusion were applied to DHI records to ensure high quality and reliability of the data...
  96. ncbi Use of osteopathic manipulative treatment by Ohio osteopathic physicians in various specialties
    Donald G Spaeth
    Department of Family Medicine, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 103:16-26. 2003
    ..the use of osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) to the 2,318 active osteopathic physicians registered with the Ohio Osteopathic Association; 871 responses were received, for a response rate of 38%...
  97. ncbi Air pollution and emergency department visits for asthma among Ohio Medicaid recipients, 1991-1996
    Dena H Jaffe
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Environ Res 91:21-8. 2003
    ..Attributable risk estimates show a five times greater impact on Cleveland over Cincinnati or Columbus. Between 1991 and 1996, air pollutants in Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Columbus increased ED visits for asthmatics enrolled in Medicaid...
  98. ncbi Herbal and nonherbal alternative medicine use in Northwest Ohio
    Karen J Martin
    College of Pharmacy, University of Toledo, Sylvania, OH, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 36:1862-9. 2002
    To determine the prevalence and characteristics of herbal and nonherbal alternative medicine use among adults living in northwest Ohio.
  99. ncbi Food security and perceptions of health status: a preliminary study in rural Appalachia
    Alfred M Pheley
    Department of Community and Rural Medicine, Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Blacksburg 24060, USA
    J Rural Health 18:447-54. 2002
    ..Health professionals must be able to identify individuals at risk for food insufficiency; policy makers must develop more effective programs for alleviating the basic causes of food insecurity...
  100. ncbi Detection of respiratory and enteric shedding of bovine coronaviruses in cattle in an Ohio feedlot
    Mustafa Hasoksuz
    Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, The Ohio State University, Wooster 44691 4096, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 14:308-13. 2002
    ..Fecal and nasal swab samples from 85 Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) feedlot cattle averaging 7 months of age were collected at ..
  101. pmc Rabies virus in raccoons, Ohio, 2004
    J Caroline Henderson
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:650-2. 2008
    In 2004, the raccoon rabies virus variant emerged in Ohio beyond an area where oral rabies vaccine had been distributed to prevent westward spread of this variant...

Research Grants80

  1. SLEEP ACADEMIC AWARD--RECOGNITION OF SLEEP DISORDERS
    Kingman Strohl; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..research at Case Western Reserve University with medical undergraduate and post-graduate education in Northeast Ohio. The Specific Aims are: 1...
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  3. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  4. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  5. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  6. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  7. Air Pollution on Adiposity and Vascular Dysfunction: White or Brown Matters?
    Qinghua Sun; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..binding protein (C/EBP) homologous protein]-/- mice in wild type and CHOP-/- mice in a whole body exposure system "Ohio's Air Pollution Exposure System for the Interrogation of Systemic Effects (OASIS)-1" up to 24 weeks...
  8. Regulation of PTHrP in Squamous Cell Carcinoma by the EGF Receptor
    GWENDOLEN LORCH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Lorch is currently a NRSA postdoctoral fellow and Ph.D. student in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences at The Ohio State University. After completion of the Ph.D., Dr...
  9. Role of troponin T isoforms in nemaline myopathy
    Jian Ping Jin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Myopathy (ANM) is an autosomal recessive muscle disorder found among the Old Order Amish in Pennsylvania and Ohio, affecting 1 out of every ~500 births...
  10. Preclinical testing of a novel PDK1 inhibitor for treating vestibular schwannoma
    Abraham Jacob; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..plan consisting of formal didactics, bench research, and involvement in the clinical trials program at the Ohio State University...
  11. Acquisition of a MALDI-TOF/TOF MS for Glycomic and Lipidomic Research
    Larry S Schlesinger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..by the Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Facility (MS&P) in the Campus Chemical Instrument Center at The Ohio State University (OSU)...
  12. MIF in progression and treatment of ALD
    Laura E Nagy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Studies in patients with severe ASH will be confirmed in a US cohort of patients in Cleveland Ohio. This international collaboration thus takes a highly innovative, translational approach to investigate mechanisms ..
  13. International Workshop on Opportunistic Protists (IWOP-12, 13 and 14)
    Louis M Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..August 2012 in Tarrytown, NY, IWOP-13 for August 2014 in Seville, Spain;and IWOP-14 for July 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Public Health Relevance: The International Workshops on Opportunistic Protists (IWOP) is a series of meetings ..
  14. Heterologous abs from llama and chicken egg yolk to prevent rotavirus diarrhea
    Linda J Saif; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The research will be done simultaneously, in the US at Dr. Saif's Lab, The Ohio State University (Gn pig) and in Argentina, at INTA in collaboration with Dr...
  15. Targeted Therapies and Mechanisms of Resistance in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
    Jennifer A Woyach; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Jennifer Woyach is a junior faculty member in the Division of Hematology at The Ohio State University (OSU) who completed her fellowship training in June 2012...
  16. Mechanisms Regulating Hemangioendothelioma: A Plastic Surgeon's Challenge
    Gayle M Gordillo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Children's Hospital and the Laser Capture Microscopy Core housed in the Davis Heart Lung Research Institute at Ohio State University Medical Center and these entities are linked by the Clinical Translational Science Award funded ..
  17. Experimental Therapeutics in Acute Leukemias
    William G Blum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Clara Bloomfield, Dr. John Byrd, and Dr. Guido Marcucci at The Ohio State University. They will be assisted in laboratory mentoring by Dr. Denis Guttridge and Dr. James Dalton.
  18. Intermittent hypoxia, adiponectin, and insulin resistance in cardiovascular risk
    NARASIMHAM LAXMI PARINANDI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Davis Heart &Lung Institute of the Ohio State University College of Medicine, allow us to perform these experiments from cells and animal models to human ..
  19. Chemical Glycobiology on Anthracyclines
    Peng Wang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Ohio State University has submitted a patent application for such a seemingly simple, but very effective modification of ..
  20. The Impact of Zinc on Innate Immunity and Patient Safety in Sepsis
    BETH YVONNE BESECKER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Besecker, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at The Ohio State University. Dr...
  21. Ameliorating Sickle Nephropathy and Pulmonary Hypertension
    Punam Malik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Center, University Hospital at the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati and Nationwide Childrens Hospital and the Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus, Ohio for the pilot studies...
  22. Brain Matters 3: Values at the Crossroads of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Psycholog
    PAUL JASON FORD; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Brain Matters 3: Values at the crossroads of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Psychology October 24-25, 2012;Cleveland, Ohio Overview: This conference addresses ethical dilemmas in the treatment and research for conditions with neurological ..
  23. The GIT2-PIX-PAK complex in T cell migration, activation and arthritis
    Hyewon Phee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..K. Mark Coggeshall as a graduate student at the Ohio State University. My research resulted in eight publications in highly respected scientific journals...
  24. Telephone-based coping skills training for COPD
    James A Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Thus, the present application proposes a larger, dual-site (Duke and Ohio State University), randomized trial among patients with COPD, using a comprehensive set of outcome measures over an ..
  25. A spinning disk confocal microscope for live-cell imaging
    Anthony Brown; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..will be housed in the Imaging Core Facility of the Center for Molecular Neurobiology on the West Campus of Ohio State University...
  26. Redox Regulation of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase and Cardiovascular Diseases
    Chun An Chen; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Chun-An Chen, first as a postdoctoral researcher at The Ohio State University Heart and Lung Research Institute, with additional postdoctoral training and transition to an ..
  27. Pulmonary innate immunity and pathogens of the order Actinomycetales
    Tracy K Carlson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..D. training program at the Ohio State University (OSU). The K01 SERCA will support her training and progression to scientific independence...
  28. Effect of sarcolemmal KATP channels on ROS/RNS generation and calcium handling
    Richard J Gumina; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..perform studies using the unique resources available within Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute (DHLRI) and The Ohio State University Biomedical Spectroscopy and Imaging Center...
  29. Program ACTIVE II: Behavioral Depression Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes
    MARY K DE GROOT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Two intervention sites serving rural central Appalachian counties of Ohio and West Virginia will be coordinated by the PI at Indiana University...
  30. 800 MHz Solid-State NMR Spectrometer for Biomacromolecular Structure and Dynamics
    Christopher P Jaroniec; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed instrument will support ongoing projects among a core group of investigators at The Ohio State University and Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH with NIH R01 funding, and also enable the ..
  31. Phase I Trials of Anti-Cancer Agents
    Michael R Grever; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In this application, both clinical and basic science investigators of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC) join in a collaborative approach to conduct phase I trials of ..
  32. Impaired myocardial glucose transport during diabetes: the novel role of calcium
    Veronique A Lacombe; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..the applicant with an intensive collaborative research experience in the rich intellectual environment of The Ohio State University...
  33. Enhanced Surveillance for New Vaccine Preventable Diseases
    Mary A Staat; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose to continue our work in conducting population-based surveillance in Hamilton County, Ohio for acute respiratory infections and acute gastroenteritis to better understand the burden of influenza and ..
  34. Examining the effect of a provider-delivered intervention among Medicaid smokers
    AMY K FERKETITCH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..smoking cessation intervention targeting smokers enrolled in Medicaid Managed Care Programs (MMCPs) in Ohio Appalachia...
  35. Age-specific and age-standardized breast cancer subtype incidence and disparities
    Joan E Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We recently clarified AA vs EA BrCa incidence differences and similarities in South Carolina (SC) and Ohio, using these metrics plus relative incidence rate ratios (derived from Poisson regression modeling) for each of ..
  36. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF LUNG INFLAMMATION
    MARK DAMIAN WEWERS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This T32 utilizes the infrastructure of the Ohio State University's Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, the OSU Pulmonary Allergy Critical Care and Sleep ..
  37. OSU Crystallography Facility: Acquisition of Crystallization Robot
    Michael K Chan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the past ten years investigators at Ohio State University have used the powerful technique of X-ray crystallography for a wide variety of high-impact NIH-funded research, including the discovery of ..
  38. Reducing Cervical Cancer in Appalachia
    Electra D Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2013
    In response to RFA ES-02-009, a multi-disciplinary group of investigators from the Ohio State University and the University of Michigan have collaborated to propose a Center for Population Health and Health Disparities focusing on an ..
  39. Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (Main Institution)
    JOHN MUNN KIRKWOOD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These facilities provide for a cachement area that extends across Western Pennsylvania from W. Virginia to Ohio and New York State...
  40. Data Infrastructure for Post-Marketing Comparative Effectiveness Studies
    SEAN P HENNESSY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..by extending their current 1999-2005 database of five large Medicaid programs (California, Florida, New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania) through 2007 (a total ever-enrolled population of 60 million beneficiaries), and obtaining and ..
  41. Translational Research Cancer Centers Consortium Annual Meeting
    Gregory B Lesinski; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..State University;Case Comprehensive Cancer Center;Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center at West Virginia University;The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center;Penn State Cancer Institute;Roswell Park Cancer Institute;University ..
  42. Role of Mkp-1 in pneumonia
    LYN MILLER WANCKET; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..enrolled in a veterinary pathology and graduate training program in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences at The Ohio State University (OSU), This K01 SERCA will support five years of her career, including two years of her doctoral ..
  43. Innate Immune System in Sepsis and Risks for Nosocomial Infections
    Matthew C Exline; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D. is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the Ohio State University...
  44. Improvement in Paired Donation Program
    Stanislaw M Stepkowski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Living donation accounts for 45-50% (~6000/year) of all kidney transplants performed in the United States. For Ohio alone, out of 3,300 patients each year diagnosed with end-stage renal disease, 825 patients would have a willing ..
  45. Team Activation To Increase HPV Vaccination Rates
    Mira L Katz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A health disparities research team at The Ohio State University in partnership with the Columbus Neighborhood Health Center, Inc...
  46. Open vs Robot-Assisted Radical Cystectomy: A Randomized Trial
    Dipen Parekh; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..University of Michigan Medical Center, Loyola University Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Ohio State University Medical Center, University of Virginia Medical Center at Charlottesville and University of North ..
  47. FMRI &DTI Study on Neural Predictor of Treatment Outcome of Cocaine Dependence
    Jiansong Xu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D. in Neuroscience from the Medical College of Ohio, and T32 Postdoctoral training in functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) on SUDs from the University of ..
  48. Inhibition of Prostate Carcinogenesis &Tumor Growth by Energy Restriction-Mimeti
    LISA DANIELLE BERMAN-BOOTY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..pathology residency and graduate research-training program in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences at The Ohio State University. The funding provided by the K01 SERCA would support Dr...
  49. Cancer and Leukemia Group B - The Ohio State University
    Clara D Bloomfield; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..activities of Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) by providing necessary infrastructure to the CALGB program at The Ohio State University (OSU)...
  50. Magnetophoretic Cell Sorting and Analysis
    Maciej Zborowski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Chalmers) and EPR spectrometry (Dr. Kuppusamy) at the subcontract site (The Ohio State University), the effect of iron in the medium on the cell magnetophoretic mobility and the increased ..
  51. The Role of T cells and Macrophages in Cardiac Transplant Rejection
    Susan D Moffatt Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since arriving at the Ohio State University, Dr. Moffatt-Bruce has sought out collaborators and secured mentorship with Dr...
  52. Retrovirus Models of Lymphocyte Transformation and Disease
    PATRICK LEE GREEN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Project 4 (Drs. Weilbaecher, Washington University and Rosol, Ohio State University) combine their expertise with PPG investigators to study the role of bone microenvironment in ..
  53. Redox Regulation of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase and Cardiovascular Diseases
    Chun An Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Chun-An Chen, first as a postdoctoral researcher at The Ohio State University Heart and Lung Research Institute, with additional postdoctoral training and transition to an ..
  54. Nanovectors for Characterization and Destruction of Breast Tumor Vasculature
    David G Gorenstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..from University of Texas Health Sciences Center, UT-MD Anderson Cancer Center, UT-Medical Branch at Galveston, The Ohio State University, and the University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy who collectively have expertise in all of the ..
  55. Hormonal Modulation of DCs: Influences on Innate and Adaptive Immunity
    Tracey L Papenfuss; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..resources of these two departments, in conjunction with the collaborative environment of the researchers at the Ohio State University, and the extensive collaborations afforded by Dr. Whitacre and OSU colleagues, will afford Dr...
  56. OSU Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science (OSU-CERTS)
    Mary Ellen Wewers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    The overall vision of The Ohio State University Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science (OSU- CERTS) is to serve as a national leader in providing relevant scientific data to support FDA regulatory decision making in the Center ..
  57. Behavioral & Nutrition Tx to Help CF Preschoolers Grow
    Scott W Powers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..From three accredited CF Centers in Ohio (Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland), 100 preschoolers with CF and pancreatic insufficiency age 2 to 6 years will be ..
  58. Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative of Cleveland
    Pamela B Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A primary focus will be the Ohio Consortium ofthe three Ohio CTSAs (CTSC, Columbus, Cincinnati), which currently collaborate surrounding child ..
  59. The effect of childhood and lifetime obesity and colon carcinogenesis
    SUSAN ELIZABETH OLIVO-MARSTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in a first independent position as an Assistant Professor in epidemiology at the College of Public Health at the Ohio State University. This proposal bridges basic science and epidemiological research, a long-term career goal...
  60. TLR Ligand and Pesticide Exposure in Farms: Role in Atopic Immune Responses
    Atin Adhikari; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..peptidoglycan, and bacterial DNA) and two conventional pesticides relevant to atopic asthma in 10 farms of Ohio before and after pesticide application. A state-of-the-art bioaerosol sampling methodology will be used...
  61. Development of Biomaterials that Release Therapeutic Agents to Modulate Inflammat
    Ryan J Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In aim two;the proposal overviews a collaborative research experience with Dr. Phillip Popovich at Ohio State. Hydrogels developed will then be applied to a rat spinal cord injury model developed at Ohio State...
  62. Youth Mental Health Outcomes Tracking System: Self, Parent, & Clinician-Reported
    Benjamin B Brodey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Unfortunately, no corresponding cutting-edge survey instrument exists for youth. TeleSage has used the Ohio Scales in two state-wide projects, but this instrument has several important shortcomings...
  63. Adverse Outcomes in Nulliparous Pregnancies: The Ohio Collaborative
    Brian M Mercer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The applicant Pis from CASE-MetroHealth Medical Center and Ohio State University have established records for obstetric research, especially which focused on PTB, and have ..
  64. NKT Cells Immunotherapy: Targeting Dendritic Cells with Glycolipid Liposomes
    Peng Wang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..SPECIFIC AIMS This research program combines expertise from three different laboratories at The Ohio State University and an industry partner to work on the first proof of concept for liposomal glycolipid drug ..
  65. Center of Predictive Medicine for Biodefense
    MANUAL MARTINEZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..and emerging infectious diseases at U of L and will also serve other universities in the region through the Ohio Valley Affiliates for Life Sciences (OVALS), an organization dedicated to leveraging resources at member ..
  66. Community Voices on Health Disparities and Translational Genomics Research
    Patricia A Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..genomic research and its application to health disparities among underserved and minority populations in Cleveland, Ohio, to identify barriers to genomics research relevant to health disparities, and to develop innovative approaches for ..
  67. Translational Training Grant in Experimental Therapeutics
    John C Byrd; Fiscal Year: 2012
    The proposed K12 grant application is derived directly from The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center's (OSU CCC) fundamental focus on experimental therapeutics and drug development...
  68. 7th International Workshops on Opportunistic Protists
    EDNA KANESHIRO; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..2nd in Bozeman, Montana, 1991 (which incorporated Cryptosporidium and the microsporidia), 3rd in Cleveland, Ohio, 1994 (which included Toxoplasma), 4th in Tucson, Arizona, 1996, 5th in Lille, France, 1997; and the 6th in Raleigh,..
  69. Northeastern Ohio Animal Imaging Resource Center- NOAIRC
    Jeffrey Duerk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    We propose to form the Northeastern Ohio Animal Imaging Resource Center (NOAIRC) to provide the many regional cancer researchers with state-of-the-art small animal, molecular and cellular imaging facilities and expertise...
  70. TRANSCRIPTIONAL CONTROL IN ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA
    Upinder Singh; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION: The candidate, Dr. Upinder Singh, obtained her B.S. in biochemistry from Ohio State University in 1987 and M.D. in 1992, also from Ohio State-Columbus. Dr...
  71. Morbidity and Mortality in Marysville, Ohio due to Exposure to Asbestos Contamina
    James Lockey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Description: (Provided by Applicant): Morbidity and Mortality in Marysville, Ohio due to Exposure to Asbestos Contaminated Vermiculite Occupational and environmental exposure to vermiculite mined in Libby, Montana is associated with ..
  72. NONA Garment Project: Noninvasive Observation of Natal Activity
    AARON ROOD; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..During this Phase I project, Orbital Research Inc. (Cleveland, Ohio), with their partners at MIT, Tufts-New England Medical Center and E-Trolz, Inc...
  73. Implementing Newborn Screening for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in the Community
    Jerry Mendell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..made it possible to propose a more extended program to cover the majority of the birthing hospitals in the State of Ohio, fulfilling the true spirit of translating a laboratory-based program to the community...
  74. PAR04-122, Extramural Research Facilities Improvement P*
    Michael R Grever; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Biomedical Research Tower (BRT) is to create a multidisciplinary biomedical research and education center for The Ohio State University Medical Center (OSUMC) that will be a centerpiece of a dramatically enhanced health sciences ..
  75. Smokeless tobacco marketing approaches to Ohio Appalachian populations
    MARY WEWERS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..consumer's perceptions of ST consumption as "harm reduction', current ST marketing approaches in use in Ohio Appalachia, and the geographical patterning of these approaches...
  76. MACHINE READABLE CATALOGING MEDICAL ARTIFACTS
    PATSY GERSTNER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    We are requesting a three-year grant in the amount of $490,359.00 to allow the Ohio Network of Medical History Collections, a consortium representing the medical historical collections associated with seven Ohio academic health sciences ..
  77. Developing A Plan to Address Maternal Mortality and Disparities in Ohio
    Cynthia S Shellhaas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..objective of this project is to plan an effective state-wide Pregnancy Associated Mortality Review (PAMR) system in Ohio. Pregnancy associated deaths include all deaths to women either during pregnancy or with in one year of the end of ..
  78. Maintenance and correlates of cooperative behavior in therapeutic communities
    KEITH LEVERETT WARREN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Analysis must extend to thousands of interactions between residents. This study is based on a partnership between Ohio State University researchers and five Ohio corrections-based TCs...
  79. VISION SCREENING IN PRESCHOOLERS/TOSU CLINICAL CENTER
    Marjean Kulp; Fiscal Year: 2004
    This proposal is for The Ohio State University, College of Optometry (TOSU) to serve as one of the five VIP Participating Clinical Centers in the Vision In Preschoolers (VIP) Study...
  80. Outcomes of Curable Cancers in Vulnerable Populations
    Siran Koroukian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..which focus on adults 20-50 years of age, we aim to assess survival from these cancers in the population of Ohio overall, and in the Medicaid population in particular...