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  1. ncbi Reliability and validity testing of the Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire
    K C Chung
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0340, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:575-87. 1998
  2. doi Prospective analysis of long-term psychosocial outcomes in breast reconstruction: two-year postoperative results from the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcomes Study
    Dunya Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical Center, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor VA Health Care System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 247:1019-28. 2008
  3. pmc Surveillance for Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli, Michigan, 2001-2005
    Shannon D Manning
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:318-21. 2007
  4. ncbi Evaluation of blood assays for detection of Mycobacterium bovis in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Michigan
    Daniel J O'Brien
    Wildlife Disease Laboratory, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, 4125 Beaumont Rd, Room 250, Lansing, Michigan 48910 8106, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:153-64. 2009
  5. doi Gender differences in adverse outcomes after contemporary percutaneous coronary intervention: an analysis from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2) percutaneous coronary intervention registry
    Claire S Duvernoy
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2399, USA
    Am Heart J 159:677-683.e1. 2010
  6. ncbi Knowledge of stroke risk factors and warning signs among Michigan adults
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    Neurology 59:1547-52. 2002
  7. doi Changes in knowledge of stroke risk factors and warning signs among Michigan adults
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:385-91. 2008
  8. ncbi Telehospice in Michigan: use and patient acceptance
    Pamela Whitten
    Department of Telecommunications, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 21:191-5. 2004
  9. ncbi Estimating the true prevalence of Mycobacterium bovis in free-ranging elk in Michigan
    Daniel J O'Brien
    Wildlife Disease Laboratory, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Lansing, Michigan 48910 8106, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:802-10. 2008
  10. ncbi The Michigan equine monitoring system. II. Frequencies and impact of selected health problems
    J B Kaneene
    Population Medicine Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824 1314, USA
    Prev Vet Med 29:277-92. 1997

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  1. ncbi Reliability and validity testing of the Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire
    K C Chung
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0340, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:575-87. 1998
    ..for clarity in 20 patients; following factor analysis, the number of questions was reduced to a 37-item Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire (MHQ)...
  2. doi Prospective analysis of long-term psychosocial outcomes in breast reconstruction: two-year postoperative results from the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcomes Study
    Dunya Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical Center, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor VA Health Care System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 247:1019-28. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate the psychosocial outcomes and body image of patients 2 years postmastectomy reconstruction using a multicenter, multisurgeon approach...
  3. pmc Surveillance for Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli, Michigan, 2001-2005
    Shannon D Manning
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:318-21. 2007
    ..More non-O157 serotypes were detected by enzyme immunoassay than by evaluation of non-sorbitol-fermenting E. coli isolates. We therefore recommend use of enzyme immunoassay and culture-based methods...
  4. ncbi Evaluation of blood assays for detection of Mycobacterium bovis in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Michigan
    Daniel J O'Brien
    Wildlife Disease Laboratory, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, 4125 Beaumont Rd, Room 250, Lansing, Michigan 48910 8106, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:153-64. 2009
    Surveillance and control activities related to bovine tuberculosis (TB) in free-ranging, Michigan white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) have been underway for over a decade, with significant progress...
  5. doi Gender differences in adverse outcomes after contemporary percutaneous coronary intervention: an analysis from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2) percutaneous coronary intervention registry
    Claire S Duvernoy
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2399, USA
    Am Heart J 159:677-683.e1. 2010
    ..Prior studies have shown a relationship between female gender and adverse outcomes after percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs). Whether this relationship still exists with contemporary PCI remains to be determined...
  6. ncbi Knowledge of stroke risk factors and warning signs among Michigan adults
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    Neurology 59:1547-52. 2002
    To assess the knowledge of stroke risk factors and warning signs in a representative statewide sample of Michigan adults.
  7. doi Changes in knowledge of stroke risk factors and warning signs among Michigan adults
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:385-91. 2008
    ..Our objective was to assess changes in the public's knowledge of stroke risk factors and warning signs in Michigan during a 5-year period characterized by a sustained statewide public education effort.
  8. ncbi Telehospice in Michigan: use and patient acceptance
    Pamela Whitten
    Department of Telecommunications, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 21:191-5. 2004
    ..Our telehospice project was conducted in urban and rural Michigan between 2000-2002 and collected data from 187 patients receiving telehospice services in their homes during this ..
  9. ncbi Estimating the true prevalence of Mycobacterium bovis in free-ranging elk in Michigan
    Daniel J O'Brien
    Wildlife Disease Laboratory, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Lansing, Michigan 48910 8106, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:802-10. 2008
    Although relatively small, Michigan's elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni) herd is highly valued by both hunters and the general public...
  10. ncbi The Michigan equine monitoring system. II. Frequencies and impact of selected health problems
    J B Kaneene
    Population Medicine Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824 1314, USA
    Prev Vet Med 29:277-92. 1997
    A prospective study was designed to document the frequencies of equine health problems in the state of Michigan, USA...
  11. ncbi Development of a multicenter interventional cardiology database: the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2) experience
    Eva Kline-Rogers
    University of Michigan, Division of Cardiology, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium Coordinating Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 15:387-92. 2002
    ..In 1996, 16 centers in Michigan were invited to participate in a multicenter PCI registry...
  12. ncbi Teaching medical education principles and methods to faculty using an active learning approach: the University of Michigan Medical Education Scholars Program
    Alice Z Frohna
    Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0201, USA
    Acad Med 81:975-8. 2006
    The Medical Education Scholars Program (MESP) at the University of Michigan Medical School was established in 1998 to develop educational leadership, improve teaching skills, and promote educational scholarship among medical school ..
  13. ncbi Responsiveness of the Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire and the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaire in carpal tunnel surgery
    Sandra V Kotsis
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, 2130 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:81-6. 2005
    ..This study aimed to measure the responsiveness of the Michigan Hand Outcomes Questionnaire (MHQ) and Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand (DASH) when evaluating outcomes ..
  14. ncbi Evaluation of historical factors influencing the occurrence and distribution of Mycobacterium bovis infection among wildlife in Michigan
    RoseAnn Miller
    Population Medicine Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1314, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:604-15. 2006
    ..to establishment of bovine tuberculosis in the white-tailed deer population in the northeastern corner of the lower peninsula (NELP) of Michigan and describe factors relevant to the present outbreak of bovine tuberculosis in Michigan.
  15. ncbi Major contributors to inorganic arsenic intake in southeastern Michigan
    Jaymie R Meliker
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 209:399-411. 2006
    ..In southeastern Michigan, approximately 8% of the population is exposed to arsenic in drinking water >10 microg/l...
  16. ncbi Bovine tuberculosis in free-ranging carnivores from Michigan
    C S Bruning-Fann
    Veterinary Services, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture, East Lansing, Michigan 48823, USA
    J Wildl Dis 37:58-64. 2001
    During a survey of carnivores and omnivores for bovine tuberculosis conducted in Michigan (USA) since 1996, Mycobacterium bovis was cultured from lymph nodes pooled from six coyotes (Canis latrans) (four adult female, two adult male), two ..
  17. doi Resistance of codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), larvae in Michigan to insecticides with different modes of action and the impact on field residual activity
    David Mota-Sanchez
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1311, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 64:881-90. 2008
    ..In addition, apple plots were treated with labeled field rate doses of four insecticides. Treated fruit were exposed to neonate larvae of two populations from commercial orchards...
  18. pmc Human Mycobacterium bovis infection and bovine tuberculosis outbreak, Michigan, 1994-2007
    Melinda J Wilkins
    Michigan Department of Community Health, Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:657-60. 2008
    Mycobacterium bovis is endemic in Michigan's white-tailed deer and has been circulating since 1994. The strain circulating in deer has remained genotypically consistent and was recently detected in 2 humans...
  19. ncbi CT-based definition of thoracic lymph node stations: an atlas from the University of Michigan
    Olivier Chapet
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:170-8. 2005
    ..The goal of this work was to generate a consensus to delineate these nodal regions based on definitions from the American Joint Committee on Cancer...
  20. ncbi An intervention to decrease catheter-related bloodstream infections in the ICU
    Peter Pronovost
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:2725-32. 2006
    ..Catheter-related bloodstream infections occurring in the intensive care unit (ICU) are common, costly, and potentially lethal...
  21. pmc Surveillance of coyotes to detect bovine tuberculosis, Michigan
    Kurt C VerCauteren
    US Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Wildlife Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1862-9. 2008
    Bovine tuberculosis (TB) is endemic in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in the northeastern portion of Michigan's Lower Peninsula...
  22. pmc Novel calicivirus identified in rabbits, Michigan, USA
    Ingrid L Bergin
    University of Michigan, Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine, 1150 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1955-62. 2009
    We report a disease outbreak in a Michigan rabbitry of a rabbit calicivirus distinct from the foreign animal disease agent, rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV). The novel virus has been designated Michigan rabbit calicivirus (MRCV)...
  23. ncbi Excess incidence of squamous cell esophageal cancer among US Black men: role of social class and other risk factors
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:114-22. 2001
    ..male controls (743 White, 611 Black) were selected from three US geographic areas (Atlanta, Georgia, Detroit, Michigan, and New Jersey)...
  24. ncbi Birthweight by gestational age and sex at a rural referral center
    Michelle R Storms
    Department of Family Medicine, Michigan State College of Human Medicine Marquette, MI 49855, USA
    J Perinatol 24:236-40. 2004
    Determine the distribution of birthweights in singleton births by gestational age and gender at Marquette General Hospital, a rural referral center in Michigan's upper peninsula.
  25. doi Temporal and spatial variability in nearshore bacterioplankton communities of Lake Michigan
    Sabrina R Mueller-Spitz
    Great Lakes WATER Institute, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53204, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 67:511-22. 2009
    The spatial and temporal variability of bacterial communities were determined for the nearshore waters of Lake Michigan, an oligotrophic freshwater inland sea...
  26. ncbi Fruit and vegetable access differs by community racial composition and socioeconomic position in Detroit, Michigan
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:275-80. 2006
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  27. doi Evaluation of public health risks at recreational beaches in Lake Michigan via detection of enteric viruses and a human-specific bacteriological marker
    Mark Wong
    Department of Crops and Soil Sciences, A570 Plant and Soil Sciences Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Water Res 43:1137-49. 2009
    ..In this study, water quality was addressed at two Lake Michigan Beaches over the 2004 swimming season by monitoring infectious enteric viruses by cell culture and integrated PCR ..
  28. ncbi Tuberculous lesions in free-ranging white-tailed deer in Michigan
    D J O'Brien
    Rose Lake Wildlife Disease Laboratory, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, East Lansing 48823, USA
    J Wildl Dis 37:608-13. 2001
    ..bovis among the 19,500 submitted for tuberculosis testing in Michigan (USA) in 1999...
  29. doi A quasi-experimental evaluation of a breastfeeding support program for low income women in Michigan
    Beth H Olson
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:86-93. 2010
    We examined the effectiveness of a peer counseling breastfeeding support program for low income women in Michigan who participate in WIC...
  30. ncbi Screening for potential prescription opioid misuse in a michigan medicaid population
    Laurie S Braker
    Marquette Family Medicine Residency Program, Marquette, Mich, USA
    Fam Med 41:729-34. 2009
    ..The study's objective was to identify patients at risk for ineffective pain management using patient-specific opioid prescription data...
  31. pmc Endometriosis among women exposed to polybrominated biphenyls
    Caroline S Hoffman
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:503-10. 2007
    ..We examined the association between endometriosis and exposure to polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) among women inadvertently exposed to PBBs in 1973...
  32. ncbi Asthma prevalence and severity in Arab American communities in the Detroit area, Michigan
    Mary Johnson
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Immigr Health 7:165-78. 2005
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  33. doi Prevalence of hearing loss and work-related noise-induced hearing loss in Michigan
    Martha Stanbury
    Bureau of Epidemiology, Michigan Department of Community Health, Lansing, MI, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:72-9. 2008
    This study assessed the prevalence of self-reported hearing loss (HL) and work-related noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) in Michigan.
  34. pmc Sustaining reductions in catheter related bloodstream infections in Michigan intensive care units: observational study
    Peter J Pronovost
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1909 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    BMJ 340:c309. 2010
    ..Design Collaborative cohort study to implement and evaluate interventions to improve patients' safety...
  35. pmc Case-control geographic clustering for residential histories accounting for risk factors and covariates
    Geoffrey M Jacquez
    BioMedware, 516 North State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1236, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 5:32. 2006
    ..case-control data for mobile individuals and apply it to study bladder cancer in 11 counties in southeastern Michigan. At this time data collection is incomplete and no inferences should be drawn - we analyze these data to ..
  36. ncbi Sapling growth as a function of light and landscape-level variation in soil water and foliar nitrogen in Northern Michigan
    Richard K Kobe
    Department of Forestry, Michigan State University, Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, MI 48824 1222, USA
    Oecologia 147:119-33. 2006
    ..Results suggest that nitrogen effects on forest dynamics would be strongest in high-light early successional communities but that water availability influences growth in both early successional and understory environments...
  37. ncbi Profiles of trace elements in toenails of Arab-Americans in the Detroit area, Michigan
    Melissa J Slotnick
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 107:113-26. 2005
    ..These investigations provide insight into exposures and factors influencing exposures in this population while adding to the growing fund of knowledge surrounding use of toenails as a marker of exposure...
  38. pmc Ethical issues in public health practice in Michigan
    Nancy M Baum
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:369-74. 2009
    ..We sought to ascertain the types of ethical challenges public health practitioners face in practice and to identify approaches used to resolve such challenges...
  39. ncbi Closing gaps between evidence-based stroke care guidelines and practices with a collaborative quality improvement project
    Stacey Stoeckle-Roberts
    American Heart Association, Greater Midwest Affiliate, Southfield, Michigan, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:517-27. 2006
    b>Michigan's prototype of the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry revealed improvement opportunities in acute stroke care.
  40. doi Prevalence of work-related asthma in Michigan, Minnesota, and Oregon
    Liza A Lutzker
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Occupational Health Surveillance Program, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Asthma 47:156-61. 2010
    ..In this study, the authors sought to estimate the proportion of asthma that is associated with work using a state-based survey of adults with asthma...
  41. ncbi Attractiveness of Michigan native plants to arthropod natural enemies and herbivores
    A K Fiedler
    Department of Entomology, 204 Center for Integrated Plant Systems, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1311, USA
    Environ Entomol 36:751-65. 2007
    ..We compared a set of 43 native Michigan perennial plants and 5 frequently recommended exotic annual plants for their attractiveness to natural enemies ..
  42. ncbi The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2) collaborative quality improvement initiative in percutaneous coronary interventions
    Mauro Moscucci
    University of Michigan, Division of Cardiology, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium Coordinating Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Interv Cardiol 15:381-6. 2002
    ..In 1997, a group of hospitals in the state Michigan agreed to create a regional collaborative consortium for the development of a quality improvement program in ..
  43. ncbi Genetic diversity of Cryptosporidium spp. in cattle in Michigan: implications for understanding the transmission dynamics
    Michael M Peng
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitol Res 90:175-80. 2003
    ..collected from the lower peninsula of Michigan between 1997 and 2000 were analysed...
  44. ncbi Landscape based identification of human disturbance gradients and reference conditions for Michigan streams
    Lizhu Wang
    Institute for Fisheries Research, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, University of Michigan, MI 48109, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 141:1-17. 2008
    ..We demonstrate the utility of this process by applying it to wadeable streams in Michigan, USA, and use it to identify which human disturbances have the greatest impact on streams...
  45. ncbi Cultural competence among Ontario and Michigan healthcare providers
    Stephanie Myers Schim
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:354-60. 2005
    To examine variables associated with cultural competence among urban, hospital-based healthcare providers in Ontario (Canada) and Michigan (US).
  46. ncbi Driving and alternatives: older drivers in Michigan
    Lidia P Kostyniuk
    Transportation Research Institute, University of Michigan, 2901 Baxter Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2150, USA
    J Safety Res 34:407-14. 2003
    A statewide telephone survey of Michigan drivers and former drivers aged 65 and older collected information on transportation mode choices, experience with alternatives to driving, and whether drivers planned for when they could no longer ..
  47. ncbi Culex restuans (Diptera: Culicidae) oviposition behavior determined by larval habitat quality and quantity in southeastern Michigan
    Michael H Reiskind
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:179-86. 2004
    ..To test these hypotheses, a series of field experiments were conducted in southeastern Michigan during summer 2002...
  48. ncbi Proximity of schools in Detroit, Michigan to automobile and truck traffic
    Yi Chen Wu
    Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029 USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 16:457-70. 2006
    ..This study examines the proximity of grade K-12 schools to high traffic roads in Wayne County, Michigan, an area including the industrialized city of Detroit as well as outlying urban and suburban communities...
  49. ncbi Demographic risk factors and incidence of Salmonella enteritidis infection in Michigan
    Muhammad Younus
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 3:266-73. 2006
    ..Data on risk factors associated with serotype-specific Salmonella infections have not been reported in Michigan before. We carried out this study using surveillance data to identify high-risk groups and regions for S...
  50. ncbi Drinking water in Michigan: source, quality, and contaminants
    Vincent R Nathan
    Department of Health and Wellness Promotion, 1151 Taylor Street, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Water Health 4:67-73. 2006
    The Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act (Act 399) was enacted in 1976 and enables the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to maintain the state's authority over drinking water in the state...
  51. ncbi Utilizing multilevel partnerships to build the capacity of community-based organizations to implement effective HIV prevention interventions in Michigan
    Amy S Peterson
    Southeastern Michigan Health Association, Detroit, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 18:83-95. 2006
    The Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH), utilizing the expertise of public and private, federal, state, and local partners, increased the proportion of state health department-funded community-based organizations implementing ..
  52. pmc Global, local and focused geographic clustering for case-control data with residential histories
    Geoffrey M Jacquez
    BioMedware, Inc, 516 North State Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 48104 1236, USA
    Environ Health 4:4. 2005
    ..Although many statistics have been proposed for assessing local, focused and global clustering in health outcomes, few, if any, exist for evaluating clusters when individuals are mobile...
  53. ncbi Building a sustainable comprehensive Women's Health Program: the Michigan model
    Juliet L Rogers
    Women s Health Program and Division of Women s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0276, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:919-25. 2007
    The Women's Health Program at the University of Michigan was established in 1993 and has developed into a successful, federally supported program that links clinical research and education activities across the University...
  54. ncbi Identification and quantitation of nonylphenol ethoxylates and nonylphenol in fish tissues from Michigan
    T L Keith
    Department of Zoology, National Food Safety and Toxicology Center, and Institute for Environmental Toxicology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824-1311, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 35:10-3. 2001
    ..NPE2, and nonylphenol triethoxylate (NPE3) were determined in the tissues of fish inhabiting various waters in Michigan. This method involves extraction of samples using exhaustive steam distillation with concurrent liquid extraction...
  55. doi Knowledge of tissue plasminogen activator for acute stroke among Michigan adults
    Beth E Anderson
    Michigan Department of Community Health, Chronic Disease Epidemiology Section, Lansing, MI 48909, USA
    Stroke 40:2564-7. 2009
    ..Our objective was to determine the level of knowledge about tPA treatment for acute stroke among a representative sample of Michigan adults.
  56. ncbi The seroprevalence of antibodies to Sarcocystis neurona in Michigan equids
    M G Rossano
    The Population Medicine Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, A-109 Veterinary Medical Center, Michigan State University, 48824-1314, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Prev Vet Med 48:113-28. 2001
    ..to Sarcocystis neurona (the etiologic agent of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis, EPM) was performed on Michigan equids. Our objectives were to determine the seroprevalence of antibodies to S...
  57. ncbi Spore ornamentation of Haplosporidium pickfordi Barrow, 1961 (Haplosporidia), a parasite of freshwater snails in Michigan, USA
    E M Burreson
    Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, Gloucester Point 23062, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 48:622-6. 2001
    ..of Haplosporidium pickfordi collected from the digestive gland of the snail Physella parkeri in Douglas Lake, Michigan. Spores possess filaments that are derived from the spore wall and originate from two separate areas at the ..
  58. ncbi Retrograde ureteral stents for extrinsic ureteral obstruction: nine years' experience at University of Michigan
    Henry M Rosevear
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Urology 70:846-50. 2007
    ..To review our experience with retrograde ureteral stenting for extrinsic ureteral obstruction because previous reports have suggested only moderate success...
  59. ncbi Trends in the incidence, mortality, and survival rates of oral and pharyngeal cancer in a high-risk area in Michigan, USA
    Justine L Kolker
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:489-99. 2007
    The aim of this analysis was to analyze the incidence, mortality and survival rates for the city of Detroit and Wayne County, Michigan. In Detroit, about four out of the five residents are African-Americans.
  60. ncbi Severe vitamin D deficiency in Arab-American women living in Dearborn, Michigan
    Raymond D Hobbs
    Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Endocr Pract 15:35-40. 2009
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  61. ncbi Distribution and elimination of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, dibenzofurans, biphenyls, and p,p'-DDE in tissues of bald eagles from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan
    Kurunthachalam Senthil Kumar
    Graduate School of Environment and Information Sciences, Yokohama National University, Japan
    Environ Sci Technol 36:2789-96. 2002
    ..kidney, and gall bladder of eight bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) found dead in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan during 2000 were analyzed for the presence of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), dibenzofurans (PCDFs), ..
  62. pmc Distribution of tetracycline resistance genes and transposons among phylloplane bacteria in Michigan apple orchards
    E L Schnabel
    Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1312, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 65:4898-907. 1999
    ..Two variants of Tet G with 92% sequence identity were detected...
  63. doi Seasonal stability of Cladophora-associated Salmonella in Lake Michigan watersheds
    Muruleedhara N Byappanahalli
    United States Geological Survey, Great Lakes Science Center, Lake Michigan Ecological Research Station, Porter, IN 46304, USA
    Water Res 43:806-14. 2009
    ..coli (STEC) were recently found to be associated with Cladophora growing in southern Lake Michigan. Preliminary results indicated that the Salmonella strains associated with Cladophora were genetically identical ..
  64. ncbi Examination of nocturnal blow fly (Diptera: Calliphoridae) oviposition on pig carcasses in mid-Michigan
    Kristi N Zurawski
    Department of Entomology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:671-9. 2009
    ..Research objectives were to (1) investigate blow fly nocturnal oviposition in relation to sunrise and sunset in Michigan; (2) evaluate abiotic variables postulated to affect blow fly oviposition; and (3) conduct laboratory experiments ..
  65. ncbi Polychlorinated naphthalenes, biphenyls, dibenzo-p-dioxins, and dibenzofurans as well as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and alkylphenols in sediment from the Detroit and Rouge Rivers, Michigan, USA
    K Kannan
    National Food Safety and Toxicology Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 20:1878-89. 2001
    Sediment from the upper Detroit and lower Rouge Rivers in southeastern Michigan, USA, were analyzed to examine the distribution of polychlorinated naphthalenes (PCNs), biphenyls (PCBs), dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), and dibenzofurans (PCDFs) ..
  66. ncbi Changes in soil carbon and nitrogen cycling along a 72-year wildfire chronosequence in Michigan jack pine forests
    Zhanna Yermakov
    Department of Forestry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1222, USA
    Oecologia 149:690-700. 2006
    We investigated the changes in soil processes following wildfire in Michigan jack pine (Pinus banksiana) forests using a chronosequence of 11 wildfire-regenerated stands spanning 72 years...
  67. doi Primary percutaneous coronary intervention expansion to hospitals without on-site cardiac surgery in Michigan: a geographic information systems analysis
    Jeremy W Buckley
    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am Heart J 155:668-72. 2008
    In 2005, Michigan expanded primary percutaneous coronary intervention (P-PCI) capability to 12 hospitals without on-site cardiac surgery. We determined the potential impact of this expansion on geographic access to P-PCI for patients.
  68. ncbi Sarcocystis inghami n. sp. (Sporozoa: Sarcocystidae) from the skeletal muscles of the Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana in Michigan
    Hany M Elsheikha
    Molecular Epidemiology Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, MI 48824, USA
    Syst Parasitol 56:77-84. 2003
    ..sp. from the skeletal muscles of opossums (Mammalia: Didelphidae) that were collected from south central Michigan (42 degrees 43'-42 degrees 79'N, 84 degrees 18'-84 degrees 86'W), USA...
  69. pmc The University of Michigan Honest Broker: a Web-based service for clinical and translational research and practice
    Andrew D Boyd
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Depression Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:784-91. 2009
    ..Addressing this need, the Michigan Clinical Research Collaboratory (MCRC) was created...
  70. doi Bioterrorism: Evaluating the preparedness of pediatricians in Michigan
    Curt Stankovic
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:88-92. 2009
    ..The main objective of this study was to assess the self-reported level of bioterrorism preparedness of pediatricians practicing in Michigan.
  71. ncbi Michigan Medicaid's Healthy Kids Dental program: an assessment of the first 12 months
    Stephen A Eklund
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Ann Arbor 48104 3028, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1509-15. 2003
    In 2000, Michigan's Medicaid dental program initiated Healthy Kids Dental, or HKD, a demonstration program offering dental coverage to Medicaid-enrolled children in selected counties...
  72. ncbi Multiscale control of flooding and riparian-forest composition in Lower Michigan, USA
    Matthew E Baker
    Department of Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    Ecology 90:145-59. 2009
    ..structure and ask (1) Is there evidence for multiscale hydrologic control of riparian diversity across Lower Michigan? (2) Do representations of key constraints on flood dynamics distinguish regional patterns of riparian vegetation?..
  73. ncbi Learning to provide end-of-life care: postgraduate medical training programs in Michigan
    Karen S Ogle
    Department of Family Practice, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:987-97. 2005
    ..A statewide survey of postgraduate medical training programs was conducted to determine the current status of training related to end-of-life (EOL) care and hospice care training...
  74. doi Spatio-temporal clusters of new psychotropic medications among Michigan children insured by Medicaid
    Robert B Penfold
    Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:531-9. 2009
    ..However, the development of disparities in prescribing is poorly understood. We examined whether clustering of utilization is a common phenomenon among early adopters of medications described the characteristics of clusters...
  75. pmc Trends in esophageal cancer and body mass index by race and gender in the state of Michigan
    Eric J Kort
    Laboratory of Molecular Epidemiology, Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:47. 2009
    ..Adenocarcinoma of the esophagus has been increasing in incidence in the U.S. over the past several decades, particularly among white males. The factors driving the racial disparity in adenocarcinomas rates are not well understood...
  76. ncbi A series of anesthesia-related maternal deaths in Michigan, 1985-2003
    Jill M Mhyre
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor 48109 0048, USA
    Anesthesiology 106:1096-104. 2007
    Maternal Mortality Surveillance has been conducted by the State of Michigan since 1950, and anesthesia-related maternal deaths were most recently reviewed for the years 1972-1984.
  77. pmc Quantitative detection of human adenoviruses in wastewater and combined sewer overflows influencing a Michigan river
    Theng Theng Fong
    Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:715-23. 2010
    ..effluent, secondary-treated effluent, and chlorinated effluent from a wastewater treatment plant in Michigan were examined. CSO samples (n = 6) were collected from a CSO retention basin in Grand Rapids, MI...
  78. ncbi Payer incentives and physical rehabilitation therapy for nonelderly institutional long-term care residents: evidence from Michigan and Ontario
    Walter P Wodchis
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:210-7. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of payment incentives on the provision of rehabilitation therapy to non elderly nursing home residents...
  79. ncbi An observational study of the relationship between lumbar epidural space depth and body mass index in Michigan parturients
    C P Clinkscales
    Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Obstetric Anesthesiology, Women s Hospital, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0211, USA
    Int J Obstet Anesth 16:323-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the relationship between lumbar epidural space depth and body mass index in United States parturients from Michigan.
  80. ncbi Arsenic species and chemistry in groundwater of southeast Michigan
    Myoung Jin Kim
    Future Technology Research Division, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul
    Environ Pollut 120:379-90. 2002
    Groundwater samples, taken from 73 wells in 10 counties of southeast Michigan in 1997 had arsenic concentrations in the range of 0.5 to 278 microg/L the average being 29 microg/l...
  81. ncbi Nonylphenol and nonylphenol ethoxylates in fish, sediment, and water from the Kalamazoo River, Michigan
    K Kannan
    Department of Zoology, 213 National Food Safety and Toxicology Center, and Institute for Environmental Toxicology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 44:77-82. 2003
    ..concentrations of nonylphenol (NP) and its ethoxylates (NPEs) in fish was performed in the Kalamazoo River, Michigan, USA, in 1999. Of 183 fish analyzed, 59% had no detectable NP or NPE...
  82. ncbi Parasites of juvenile brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) from Hunt Creek, Michigan
    Patrick M Muzzall
    Department of Zoology, Natural Science Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Parasitol 93:313-7. 2007
    ..Salmincola edwardsii) infected 215 juvenile brook trout (105 young-of-year; 110, 1-yr-old) from Hunt Creek, Michigan, in 2003, 2004, and 2005. Prevalences of these species in 2004 (main study year) varied from 29 to 37%...
  83. ncbi First case of VRSA identified in Michigan
    Judene Bartley
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 23:480. 2002
  84. ncbi Prescription drug abuse and diversion among adolescents in a southeast Michigan school district
    Carol J Boyd
    Institute for Research on Women and Gender, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, 204 S State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:276-81. 2007
    ....
  85. ncbi Characterization of urban atmospheres during inhalation exposure studies in Detroit and Grand Rapids, Michigan
    Gerald J Keeler
    Air Quality Laboratory, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 35:15-22. 2007
    ..study was to determine the effects of concentrated air particulates (CAPs) from 2 different urban atmospheres in Michigan on the lungs of ovalbumin-sensitized rats concurrently challenged with the allergen...
  86. doi Early surgical morbidity and mortality in adults with congenital heart disease: the University of Michigan experience
    Ginnie L Abarbanell
    Pediatric Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 9470, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 3:82-9. 2008
    ..in a contemporary series of adults with congenital heart disease (CHD) undergoing cardiac operations at the University of Michigan, and to investigate possible preoperative and intraoperative risk factors for morbidity and mortality.
  87. ncbi Physical activity and menstrual cycle characteristics in two prospective cohorts
    Barbara Sternfeld
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:402-9. 2002
    ..The other consisted of women living in Tecumseh, Michigan, who completed both the 1992-1993 and 1993-1994 examinations for the Michigan Bone Health Study (n = 328)...
  88. ncbi Folic acid and the prevention of neural tube defects: A survey of awareness among Latina women of childbearing age residing in southeast Michigan
    Srimathi Kannan
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Human Nutrition Program, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Health Promot Pract 8:60-8. 2007
    ..To inform southeast Michigan Latina women of childbearing age about the benefits of food and supplemental sources of the micronutrient in the ..
  89. pmc Recruitment of women research participants: the Women's Health Registry at the University of Michigan
    Juliet L Rogers
    Women s Health Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0276, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:721-8. 2007
    ....
  90. ncbi Community involvement in the conduct of a health education intervention and research project: Community Action Against Asthma
    Katherine K Edgren
    Community Action Against Asthma, Detroit, Michigan
    Health Promot Pract 6:263-9. 2005
    ..organizations, a local health department, an integrated health care system, and academia from the University of Michigan, participated in the design and implementation of a children's asthma study in Detroit, Michigan: Community ..
  91. ncbi Spatial analysis of Mycobacterium bovis infection in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Michigan, USA
    RoseAnn Miller
    Center for Comparative Epidemiology, Michigan State University, MI, USA
    Prev Vet Med 82:111-22. 2007
    The wild white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) population in Michigan, USA, has endemic Mycobacterium bovis...
  92. pmc A partnership to reduce African American infant mortality in Genesee County, Michigan
    Robert M Pestronk
    Genesee County Health Department, Flint, MI 48502, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:324-35. 2003
    A partnership in Genesee County, Michigan, has been working to reduce African American infant mortality. A plan was developed utilizing "bench" science and community residents' "trench" knowledge...
  93. ncbi Survey of peafowl (Pavo cristatus) for potential pathogens at three Michigan zoos
    Simon Hollamby
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Veterinary Medical Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1314, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 34:375-9. 2003
    Blood samples collected from 31 free-roaming peafowl from three zoos in Michigan were tested serologically. Antibody titers were present against avian adenovirus and Bordetella avium in 19.3% and 61.3% of the samples, respectively...
  94. ncbi Asthma care and management before an emergency department visit in children in western Michigan: how well does care adhere to guidelines?
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, B 601 West Fee Hall, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Pediatrics 117:S118-26. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to describe asthma care and management in children treated for asthma in 3 EDs located in an urban, suburban, or rural setting...
  95. ncbi E-conferencing for delivery of residency didactics
    Tsveti Markova
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, 48235, USA
    Acad Med 77:748-9. 2002
    ..In order to overcome this barrier, we implemented distance learning and electronically delivered the conferences to the residents...
  96. ncbi Managing the wildlife reservoir of Mycobacterium bovis: the Michigan, USA, experience
    Daniel J O'Brien
    Wildlife Disease Laboratory, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, 4125 Beaumont Road, Room 250, Lansing, MI 48910 8106, USA
    Vet Microbiol 112:313-23. 2006
    ..provide a focus where bovine tuberculosis has become established in free-ranging wildlife in northeastern lower Michigan. White-tailed deer, the primary reservoir and maintenance host of tuberculosis, are highly valued by the public, ..
  97. ncbi Birth outcomes among Arab Americans in Michigan before and after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
    Abdulrahman El-Sayed
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:348-56. 2008
    To assess whether the incidence of adverse birth outcomes among Arab Americans in Michigan changed after September 11, 2001.
  98. ncbi Indoor air quality in Michigan schools
    C Godwin
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Indoor Air 17:109-21. 2007
    Indoor air quality (IAQ) parameters in 64 elementary and middle school classrooms in Michigan were examined for the purposes of assessing ventilation rates, levels of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and bioaerosols, air quality ..
  99. doi Occurrence and characterization of a Phytophthora sp. pathogenic to asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) in Michigan
    C Saude
    Department of Plant Pathology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824 1311, USA
    Phytopathology 98:1075-83. 2008
    ..from asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) spears, storage roots, crowns, and stems in northwest and central Michigan in 2004 and 2005...
  100. doi Project U-Turn: increasing active transportation in Jackson, Michigan
    David S TenBrink
    Fitness Council of Jackson, City of Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:S329-35. 2009
    Jackson, Michigan, is a medium-sized city suffering from a bad economy and obesity-related health issues. Nearly 20% of the 36,000 residents live below the poverty line...
  101. ncbi Spatial and temporal distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in sediments from Michigan inland lakes
    Kurunthachalam Kannan
    Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:4700-6. 2005
    ..of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) were measured in sediment cores collected from 11 inland lakes in Michigan for examination of spatial and temporal trends in accumulation and sources...

Research Grants73

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..for Region 3, which is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for Region 3, which 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 - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for Region 3, which 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: 2011
    ..for Region 3, which 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
    ..for Region 3, which is located within and provides services to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin...
  6. Structural and molecular basis of drug-induced IKACh reduction
    SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Since 2008, I have been a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Michigan (U of M) Center for Arrhythmia Research. I also received an American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship...
  7. Structural and molecular basis of drug-induced IKACh reduction
    SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Since 2008, I have been a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Michigan (U of M) Center for Arrhythmia Research. I also received an American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship...
  8. Functional Neuroimaging of Individual Differences in Affect and Motivation
    BRIAN JAMES MICKEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..He subsequently earned his MD and PhD in Neuroscience at the University of Michigan. For his thesis project, he employed electrophysiology and computational techniques to study activity in the ..
  9. Cerebral metabolism, EEG, and sleep cycling in critically ill neonates
    Renée A Shellhaas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, and Sleep Disorders Center provide an exceptional environment for ..
  10. Nanoemulsion-based vaccine for chronic hepatitis B virus
    James R Baker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..NanoBio Corporation (Ann Arbor, MI) and the University of Michigan, Michigan Nanotechnology Institute for Medicine and Biological Sciences are developing a nanoemulsion (NE) based ..
  11. Advanced Nitric Oxide Release Bactericidal Urinary Catheters
    Mark E Meyerhoff; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ann Arbor, MI) through the Offices of Tech Transfer at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)...
  12. Insights from Comparative Genomics for the Treatment of Pneumococcal Infections
    Natalia Luisa Hiller; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..David Sherman at the University of Michigan, a specialist in biochemical synthesis;3) Drs...
  13. A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..including investigators from the Joslin Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, and the Steno Diabetes Center in Denmark...
  14. Secondary Muscle Pathology &Metabolic Dysregulation in Adult with Cerebral Palsy
    Mark Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to learn and perform frequently sampled intravenous glucose tolerance tests on all subjects in this study, 2) Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) to learn dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry quantification of whole body and regional ..
  15. Insights from Comparative Genomics for the Treatment of Pneumococcal Infections
    Natalia Luisa Hiller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..David Sherman at the University of Michigan, a specialist in biochemical synthesis;3) Drs...
  16. Effects of environmental thyroid hormone disrupting compounds on CNS development
    CHRISTOPHER KIRK THOMPSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Robert Denver at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Dr...
  17. Geriatric Conditions and Disablement in the Older Adult Population
    Christine T Cigolle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is an Assistant Professors in the Departments of Family Medicine and Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan (UM) Medical School, with appointments in the Institute of Gerontology (UM) and the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare ..
  18. Epidemiological Research on Autism in Jamaica
    Mohammad H Rahbar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Elmer Elan DRC plus ICP Mass Spectrometer using the methodology described by the CDC protocols and adapted by the Michigan Department of Community Health Trace Metal Laboratory in Lansing, Michigan...
  19. Design of a Multicenter Clinical Trial of Allopurinol to Prevent GFR Loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..includes investigators from the Joslin Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, and the Steno Diabetes Center...
  20. Biologic Activities of IL-36 Cytokines in Psoriasis
    Andrew Johnston; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I subsequently joined Dr. J.T. Elder's team in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Michigan, and after 18 months'post-doctoral mentoring as a National Psoriasis Foundation and Dermatology Foundation ..
  21. The Greatest Generation: The NAS-NRC WWII Twin Registry as a Scientific Resource
    Margaret Gatz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a data archive located at the National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging (NACDA) at the University of Michigan. Selected twins have also participated in sub-studies where data include screening for cognition and various ..
  22. Biopsychosocial Determinants of Adolescent Obesity/Cardiovascular Risk
    Sheila Gahagan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and Technology at the University of Chile and the Center for Human Growth and Development at the University of Michigan provides an outstanding environment to study biological and psychosocial determinants of adolescent obesity in a ..
  23. Mesonephric Model of Podocyte Injury and Regeneration
    Weibin Zhou; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Being a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, I am committed to develop zebrafish mesonephros into a new animal model system for nephrotic syndrome as my ..
  24. Epidemiological Research on Autism in Jamaica - Phase II
    Mohammad H Rahbar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..analyzed for 92 of the 209 PCBs congeners and 18 OC pesticides using capillary column gas chromatography by a CDC-certified lab at the Division of Chemistry and Toxicology at Michigan Department of Community Health in Lansing, Michigan.
  25. A geostatistical framework for the multi-scale boundary analysis of space-time tr
    PIERRE E GOOVAERTS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..diagnosis and adverse birth outcomes (mortality and low birth weight), as well as their temporal changes, in Michigan. Specifically, this project will accomplish three aims: 1...
  26. A Clinical Trial to Prevent New Onset Diabetes After Transplantation
    Akinlolu O Ojo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The study would be conducted at the University of Michigan Health System (n=90) and the Medical University of Vienna 'General Hospital'(n=90)...
  27. Metabolic flux in a model of reduced oxidative capacity
    CHARLES ROBERT EVANS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Candidate. Dr. Charles Evans is a junior faculty member at the University of Michigan in the department of Internal Medicine. Dr...
  28. PERL: A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..including investigators from Joslin Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, Northwestern University, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and the Steno Diabetes Center in Denmark...
  29. The role of diet-induced obesity in cognitive impairment
    CATRINA SIMS ROBINSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Robinson was promoted to Research Investigator in the Neurology Department at the University of Michigan in November of 2011...
  30. A twin study of ovarian hormones and disordered eating
    Kelly L Klump; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Participants will include 590 same-sex female twins recruited through birth records in Michigan. Structured clinical interviews will be administered to assess eating disorders and other Axis I disorders...
  31. Etanercept: a Mechanistic Probe of Central Mu-Opioid Dysregulation in Pain States
    ALAN RODNEY PROSSIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A Clinical Lecturer of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan, the candidate is trained as an engineer, psychiatrist, and PET neuroimager with an evolving research interest in ..
  32. Diet and pathophysiology of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
    Scott L Hummel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The University of Michigan has committed abundant resources to support this proposal including the use of a metabolic kitchen, sample ..
  33. Repair of Bone Defects with Human Autologous Pluripotent Very Small Embryonic lik
    Russell S Taichman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..With our collaborator, Dr. Russell Taichman of the University of Michigan we showed that VSELs differentiate to osteoblastic lineage after intra-marrow transplant...
  34. Design of CNS-Permeable Agents for the Treatment of Lipid Storage Diseases
    Scott D Larsen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These compounds, discovered and characterized by the Shayman and Radin labs at the University of Michigan, have been widely used by many groups to probe the functions of glycolipids...
  35. Health-Seeking Behaviors among Men with Criminal Justice and Substance Abuse Hist
    Pamela Valera; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Medicine with senior researchers in a number of institutions including Columbia University and the University of Michigan. This training will provide an important foundation for collaborative planning of evidence-based community health ..
  36. Transplant Associated Infection Surveillance Network Phase II
    PETER GEORGE PAPPAS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..HSCTs for proven and probable IFls at 3 US transplant centers (University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Michigan, and University of Pennsylvania);2) to perform case-control studies among patients at high risk for invasive ..
  37. Gastointestinal Hormone Research Core Center
    Chung Owyang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and myriad actions of gut peptides served as the catalyst that culminated in the formation of the University of Michigan Gastrointestinal Peptide Research Center;a successful multidisciplinary group of investigators that crosses ..
  38. Development of the orally delivered, non-absorbable ACE inhibitor enalaprilat for
    ELKE LIPKA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..TSRL has formed collaboration with Dr. Dan Teitelbaum of the University of Michigan to address this problem...
  39. Longitudinal Studies of Autism Spectrum Disorders: 2 to 23
    Catherine Lord; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Because comorbid conditions only occur in a subset of individuals with ASD, several new cohorts of Michigan children and adolescents with a current diagnosis (CDX) between the ages of 9 and 23 will be recruited to ..
  40. INTERNATIONAL HERPESVIRUS WORKSHOP
    Jay A Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..fellows and graduate students to attend the 38th International Herpesvirus Workshop (IHW) in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States, in 2013...
  41. Targeting Bacterial Virulence Transcription Factors, a Novel Antibiotic Approach
    George A Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..155,000 + 16,000 unique natural product extracts) held by the University of Michigan, Center for Chemical Genomics...
  42. Transgenerational epigenetic inheritance of allergy in a multigenerational cohort
    WILFRIED JJ KARMAUS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..at UoS and the David Hide Asthma &Allergy Research Centre on the Isle of Wight, and a genetics laboratory at Michigan State University...
  43. The Effects of Estradiol on Genetic Risk for Disordered Eating During Puberty
    Kelly L Klump; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..include an "enriched" sample of 1,000 same-sex female twins between the ages of 9 and 14 recruited through the Michigan State University Twin Registry...
  44. IGF::OT::IGF
    Vivian Leung; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A pilot program began in 2009, and now includes seven states (Colorado, Georgia, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey and New Mexico)...
  45. Mesonephric Model of Podocyte Injury and Regeneration
    Weibin Zhou; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Being a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, I am committed to develop zebrafish mesonephros into a new animal model system for nephrotic syndrome as my ..
  46. New Personal Sampling Methods that Conform to an Aerosol Deposition Convention
    DARRAH KAYE SLEETH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PhD in Industrial Health and an MPH in Industrial Hygiene &Hazardous Substances, both from the University of Michigan. I also have 4 first-author peer-reviewed publications and significant experience presenting at international and ..
  47. Dental Caries: Whole Genome Association and Gene x Environment Studies
    Mary L Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of Iowa, and University of Washington), with follow-up studies in additional collaborating sites (University of Michigan and UCSF)...
  48. Behavioral and Molecular Effects of Antenatal SSRI Exposure
    Lawrence S Quang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Principal Investigator) has completed residency training in pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Michigan/Wayne State University School of Medicine and fellowship training in both pediatric emergency medicine and ..
  49. Linking Limnology to Cyanotoxins in Drinking Water Using Buoy Sensors and Auto-Sa
    Todd R Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..For this work, Lake Winnebago in the Lake Michigan watershed and a DWTP drawing water from the lake will serve as a model system...
  50. Prospective Cohort Study of Cryptococcosis
    PETER RICHARD WILLIAMSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S., including Hawaii, New Mexico, Rhode Island, Michigan, and Georgia...
  51. Gram-Negative Pneumonia and Lipopolysaccharide Binding Protein
    MARK RICHARD HEMMILA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The Surgery Department of the University of Michigan provides an optimal setting for training the next generation of surgeon-scientists...
  52. Healthy Worker Effect, Occupational Exposure to PM and Cardiopulmonary Mortality
    ELLEN AURA EISEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..our recent application of g-estimation to control for healthy worker survivor effect (HWSE) in a cohort study of Michigan autoworkers exposed to MWF;the first implementation of this causal method in an occupational study...
  53. Predicting the burden of renal disease among liver transplant recipients
    Pratima Sharma; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The conducive environment at the University of Michigan, didactic coursework from the highly rated School of Public Health, combined with excellent mentoring from ..
  54. Oral Health in Breast Cancer Survivors on Aromatase Inhibitors
    Linda Susan Taichman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A project will be conducted at University of Michigan in a multidisciplinary environment...
  55. Mothers in Motion Program to Prevent Weight Gain in Overweight/Obese WIC Mothers
    Mei Wei Chang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Working with 4 WIC and 6 Michigan State University Extension (MSUE) programs, the research team proposes to conduct a randomized controlled trial (..
  56. Artificial Placenta Device
    KATHRYN R OSTERHOLZER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our collaborators at the University of Michigan Extracorporeal Life Support Lab (ECLS Lab) have demonstrated feasibility and reproducibility of complete ..
  57. Falls in the Community Dwelling Elderly with a History of Cancer
    SANDRA LEE SPOELSTRA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The plan in this proposal is: to conduct an analysis of data from the Michigan Home and Community Based Services program combined with information from the Cancer Registry, and Medicare and ..
  58. TRAINING IN CLINICAL AND BASIC NEUROSCIENCE
    EVA LUCILLE FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Cell &Developmental Biology, Cardiovascular Medicine, Pathology, and Epidemiology at the University of Michigan and the VA Ann Arbor Health System...
  59. Selective MRTF/SRF-Transcription Inhibitors: Novel Anti-fibrotics for IPF
    Vijaykumar M Baragi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..provided by applicant): Prasan Pharmaceutical Consultants, LLC in a licensing agreement with the University of Michigan aims to advance and commercialize proprietary MRTF/SRF-transcription inhibitors for treatment of Idiopathic ..
  60. Michigan Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System (MI PRAMS)
    Robert Wahl; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Michigan Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (MI PRAMS) Abstract The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) in Michigan collects state-specific, population-based data on maternal ..
  61. MASP-2 Antibodies for Diabetic Neuropathy
    THOMAS ANTON DUDLER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The hypothesis will be tested in collaboration with Dr. Eva Feldman and the University of Michigan Neuropathy Core Lab, an AMDCC-accredited facility...
  62. Randomized Controlled Study of Adenotonsillectomy for Childhood Sleep Apnea
    SUSAN S REDLINE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..measurements will be directed by centralized cores at Case School of Medicine and the University of Michigan. Analyses will address whether AT is associated with improvement in attention and neurocognitive executive ..
  63. Endothelial Ca2+ signals and vasodilatory function after traumatic brain injury
    Kalev Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Candidate has a background in physiology research (University of Michigan) and has already completed a Medical Scientist Training Program (University of Colorado), with doctoral training ..
  64. Extracorporeal Support for Emergent (Uncontrolled) Donation Following Cardiac Dea
    Shawn J Pelletier; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since October 2000, the University of Michigan has utilized normothermic extracorporeal support (ECS) after death has been declared for controlled DCD donors...
  65. The Demography of Prisoner Reentry: Residential Moves & Changing Social Contexts
    JEFFREY D contact MORENOFF; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research involves assembling administrative data through a unique arrangement with the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) and prospectively analyzing the neighborhood contexts and living arrangements of ..
  66. A Comparison of Provider Versus Health Plan Delivered Care Management in Michigan
    Jodi Summers Holtrop; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM), in partnership with 45 practices from five selected physician organizations (POs), will begin a ..
  67. DIRECT BRAIN INTERFACE BASED ON EVENT DETECTION IN ECOG
    SIMON LEVINE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The University of Michigan Direct Brain Interface (UMDBI) research partnership is a collaboration which includes the Departments of ..
  68. DIRECT BRAIN INTERFACE BASED ON EVENT DETECTION IN ECOG
    SIMON LEVINE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The University of Michigan Direct Brain Interface (UMDBI) research partnership is a collaboration which includes the Departments of ..
  69. ARTHRITIS AND MUSCULOSKELETAL DISEASES CENTER
    David Fox; Fiscal Year: 2001
    The University of Michigan Multipurpose Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Center (UM-MAC) will provide the leadership and environment necessary to coordinate the multiple resources of the University of Michigan in support of ..
  70. Multi-method Evaluation of Physician Group Incentive Programs for PCMH Transition
    CHRISTOPHER GRIFFITHS WISE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Medical Home (PCMH) within the primary care clinics that are participating in Blue Cross /Blue Shield of Michigan's (BCBSM) Physician Group Incentive Program (PGIP)...
  71. Comparison of the Effectiveness of CAM Therapies in Pediatric Patients Undergoing
    AMBIKA contact MATHUR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Children's Hospital of Michigan/Wayne State University in Detroit annually performs about 3,000 imaging studies such as MRI, CT, and PET scans...
  72. Arsenic Exposure and Bladder Cancer in Michigan
    Jerome Nriagu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..the observed geographic co-clustering in bladder cancer mortality and arsenic concentrations in drinking water in Michigan. The focus will be on the spatial and spatio-temporal patterns of arsenic exposure and how these may relate to ..
  73. INTERNET LINKING OF NE MICHIGAN RURAL HEALTH SERVICES
    Michael Stephenson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    This project is part of a four-phase effort titled "Internet Linking of Northeast Michigan Health Services...