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  1. ncbi Secular trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980 to 2000, and implications on the projections for future prevalence
    Yoko Miyasaka
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Circulation 114:119-25. 2006
  2. ncbi Age- and sex-associated trends in bloodstream infection: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:834-9. 2007
  3. ncbi Validation of the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire In Spanish Women. Investigators of the MARATDON Group
    R Elosua
    Unitat de Lipids i Epidemiologia Cardiovascular, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1431-7. 2000
  4. pmc Agreement between self-reported and administrative race and ethnicity data among Medicaid enrollees in Minnesota
    Donna D McAlpine
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2373-88. 2007
  5. ncbi Fifteen-year trends in cardiovascular risk factors (1980-1982 through 1995-1997): the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Donna K Arnett
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:929-35. 2002
  6. pmc Survival and cause specific mortality in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a long term outcome study in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1940-2004
    T Jess
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology C, Herlev University Hospital, Denmark
    Gut 55:1248-54. 2006
  7. pmc Intravesical prostatic protrusion in men in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Michael M Lieber
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Urol 182:2819-24. 2009
  8. ncbi Seasonality and daily weather conditions in relation to myocardial infarction and sudden cardiac death in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1979 to 2002
    Yariv Gerber
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:287-92. 2006
  9. ncbi Epidemiology of sporadic inclusion body myositis and polymyositis in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Floranne C Wilson
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:445-7. 2008
  10. ncbi Serological and molecular prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Ehrlichia species in dogs from Minnesota
    Melissa J Beall
    IDEXX Laboratories, Inc, Westbrook, Maine, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:455-64. 2008

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  1. ncbi Secular trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980 to 2000, and implications on the projections for future prevalence
    Yoko Miyasaka
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Circulation 114:119-25. 2006
    ..Limited data exist on trends in incidence of atrial fibrillation (AF). We assessed the community-based trends in AF incidence for 1980 to 2000 and provided prevalence projections to 2050...
  2. ncbi Age- and sex-associated trends in bloodstream infection: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Daniel Z Uslan
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:834-9. 2007
    ..Despite increasing concerns about antimicrobial resistance and emerging pathogens among blood culture isolates, contemporary population-based data on the age- and sex-specific incidence of bloodstream infections (BSIs) are limited...
  3. ncbi Validation of the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire In Spanish Women. Investigators of the MARATDON Group
    R Elosua
    Unitat de Lipids i Epidemiologia Cardiovascular, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, IMIM, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1431-7. 2000
    ..It is important to validate PA measurement instruments in different populations. The objective was to validate the Minnesota leisure time PA questionnaire among Spanish women.
  4. pmc Agreement between self-reported and administrative race and ethnicity data among Medicaid enrollees in Minnesota
    Donna D McAlpine
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2373-88. 2007
    ..Level of agreement and the demographic and health-related characteristics associated with misclassification on the administrative measure are examined...
  5. ncbi Fifteen-year trends in cardiovascular risk factors (1980-1982 through 1995-1997): the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Donna K Arnett
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:929-35. 2002
    ..Paul, Minnesota. Four population-based surveys of 4,000-6,000 adults aged 25-74 years were conducted in 1980-1982, 1985-1987, ..
  6. pmc Survival and cause specific mortality in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a long term outcome study in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1940-2004
    T Jess
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology C, Herlev University Hospital, Denmark
    Gut 55:1248-54. 2006
    We followed a population based cohort of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) from Olmsted County, Minnesota, in order to analyse long term survival and cause specific mortality. Material and
  7. pmc Intravesical prostatic protrusion in men in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Michael M Lieber
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Urol 182:2819-24. 2009
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  8. ncbi Seasonality and daily weather conditions in relation to myocardial infarction and sudden cardiac death in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1979 to 2002
    Yariv Gerber
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:287-92. 2006
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  9. ncbi Epidemiology of sporadic inclusion body myositis and polymyositis in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Floranne C Wilson
    Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:445-7. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence and prevalence of sporadic inclusion body myositis (sIBM) and polymyositis (PM) in a population-based study...
  10. ncbi Serological and molecular prevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Ehrlichia species in dogs from Minnesota
    Melissa J Beall
    IDEXX Laboratories, Inc, Westbrook, Maine, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:455-64. 2008
    A population of 731 naturally exposed pet dogs examined at a private practice in Baxter, Minnesota, an area endemic for Lyme disease and anaplasmosis, was tested by serological and molecular methods for evidence of exposure to or ..
  11. pmc Temporal trends in the incidence of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1998 to 2005: a population-based study
    Wissam I El Atrouni
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:e130-8. 2009
    There is a paucity of population-based studies on Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB) in the United States. We determined the incidence of and trends in SAB in Olmsted County, Minnesota, over an 8-year period.
  12. ncbi Helical tomotherapy targeting total bone marrow - first clinical experience at the University of Minnesota
    Susanta K Hui
    Acta Oncol 46:250-5. 2007
  13. pmc The incidence, prevalence, and outcomes of patients with gastroparesis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1996 to 2006
    Hye Kyung Jung
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Gastroenterology 136:1225-33. 2009
    ..The epidemiology of gastroparesis is unknown. We aimed to determine the incidence, prevalence, and outcome of gastroparesis in the community...
  14. ncbi Antibiotic use and upper respiratory infections: a survey of knowledge, attitudes, and experience in Wisconsin and Minnesota
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Medical Research Foundation and Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Prev Med 34:346-52. 2002
    ..Public attitudes and expectations contribute to inappropriate antibiotic prescribing and antibiotic resistance. This study assessed knowledge, attitudes, and experiences regarding antibiotic use for respiratory infection or illness...
  15. ncbi The distribution of Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis in the environment surrounding Minnesota dairy farms
    E A Raizman
    Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, MN 55455, USA
    J Dairy Sci 87:2959-66. 2004
    ..the distribution of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis (Map) in the environment of infected and uninfected Minnesota dairy farms...
  16. ncbi Rural food deserts: low-income perspectives on food access in Minnesota and Iowa
    Chery Smith
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108 6099, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:176-87. 2009
    ..To investigate how low-income rural residents living in food deserts access the normal food system and food safety net services within their communities, and explore how social, personal, and environment drives food access and food choice...
  17. ncbi Levodopa-associated dyskinesia risk among Parkinson disease patients in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976-1990
    Jay A Van Gerpen
    Department of Neurology, Ochsner Clinic, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:205-9. 2006
    ..The threat of levodopa-induced dyskinesias often influences early treatment decisions in those with Parkinson disease...
  18. ncbi Risk of intestinal cancer in inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study from olmsted county, Minnesota
    Tine Jess
    Department of Medical Gastroenterology, Herlev University Hospital, Herlev, Denmark
    Gastroenterology 130:1039-46. 2006
    ..We estimated the risk for small-bowel and colorectal cancer in a population-based cohort of 692 inflammatory bowel disease patients from Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1940 to 2001.
  19. ncbi The Irvine-Minnesota inventory to measure built environments: reliability tests
    Marlon G Boarnet
    Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:153-159. 2006
    ..This paper presents results of reliability tests of the Irvine-Minnesota Inventory, an extensive audit tool aimed at measuring a broad range of built environment features that may be ..
  20. ncbi Contamination of retail foods, particularly turkey, from community markets (Minnesota, 1999-2000) with antimicrobial-resistant and extraintestinal pathogenic Escherichia coli
    James R Johnson
    Mucosal and Vaccine Research Center, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 2:38-49. 2005
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  21. ncbi Clinical and economic outcomes of medication therapy management services: the Minnesota experience
    Brian J Isetts
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 48:203-11; 3 p following 211. 2008
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  22. ncbi Minnesota Highway Maintenance Worker Study: cancer mortality
    A P Bender
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55440
    Am J Ind Med 15:545-56. 1989
    ..To fill this void and to respond to the public perception that Minnesota HMWs were at high risk of developing leukemia, an occupational cohort mortality study was conducted of Minnesota ..
  23. ncbi First collection records of Aedes japonicus in Minnesota
    David F Neitzel
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, MN 55164 0975, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 25:367-9. 2009
    ..This species was found in Minnesota for the first time during 2007 at a tire recycling facility in Scott County and was identified during 2008 at 43 ..
  24. pmc The enrichment study of the Minnesota twin family study: increasing the yield of twin families at high risk for externalizing psychopathology
    Margaret A Keyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 12:489-501. 2009
    The Enrichment Study (ES) was designed to extend the Minnesota Twin Family Study (MTFS) by oversampling 11-year-old twins at especially high risk for substance use disorders by virtue of having a childhood disruptive disorder...
  25. pmc Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis among Somalis in Minnesota
    R Bryan Rock
    University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1434-6. 2006
    To analyze extrapulmonary tuberculosis in Somalis living in Minnesota, we reviewed surveillance and public health case management data on tuberculosis cases in ethnic Somalis in Minnesota from 1993 through 2003...
  26. ncbi Decrease of Johne's disease prevalence and incidence in six Minnesota, USA, dairy cattle herds on a long-term management program
    C Ferrouillet
    Center for Animal Health and Food Safety, University of Minnesota, 136 Andrew Boss Laboratory, 1354 Eckles Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Prev Vet Med 88:128-37. 2009
    ..of seroconversion, fecal shedding and culling of milk cows for clinical signs of Johne's disease (JD) in six Minnesota (USA) herds participating to the JD Demonstration Herd Project (JDDHP) from 2000 to December 2005...
  27. ncbi They starved so that others be better fed: remembering Ancel Keys and the Minnesota experiment
    Leah M Kalm
    The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nutr 135:1347-52. 2005
    ..participated in a study of human starvation conducted by Ancel Keys and his colleagues at the University of Minnesota. The Minnesota Starvation Experiment, as it was later known, was a grueling study meant to gain insight into the ..
  28. ncbi Reactive arthritis following culture-confirmed infections with bacterial enteric pathogens in Minnesota and Oregon: a population-based study
    J M Townes
    Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode L457, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:1689-96. 2008
    ..To describe the epidemiology and clinical spectrum of reactive arthritis (ReA) following culture-confirmed infection with bacterial enteric pathogens in a population-based study in the USA...
  29. ncbi Physical inactivity and short-term all-cause mortality in adults with chronic disease
    B C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, 8100 34th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1173-80. 2001
    ..To ascertain the relationship of physical inactivity and short-term all-cause mortality in a prospective cohort of randomly selected managed care organization members aged 40 years and older who have multiple chronic diseases...
  30. pmc The relationship between local clean indoor air policies and smoking behaviours in Minnesota youth
    E G Klein
    Health Behavior Health Promotion Division, Ohio State University College of Public Health, 456 Cunz Hall, 1841 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Tob Control 18:132-7. 2009
    ..There is growing evidence from cross-sectional and ecological studies, but limited evidence from longitudinal studies that this is so...
  31. pmc Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis from free-ranging deer and rabbits surrounding Minnesota dairy herds
    Eran A Raizman
    Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Can J Vet Res 69:32-8. 2005
    ..paratuberculosis (MAP) among deer and rabbits surrounding infected and noninfected Minnesota dairy farms using fecal culture, and to describe the frequency that farm management practices were used that ..
  32. pmc Incidence of erythromelalgia: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    K B Reed
    Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:13-5. 2009
    ..To estimate the population-based incidence of erythromelalgia. Background Only one report describing the incidence of erythromelalgia has been published previously...
  33. pmc Public health foundations and the tobacco industry: lessons from Minnesota
    J K Ibrahim
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Tob Control 13:228-36. 2004
    To investigate whether private foundations can be created in a way that will insulate them from attacks by the tobacco industry, using the Minnesota Partnership for Action Against Tobacco (MPAAT) as a case study.
  34. pmc Long-term fracture risk in patients with celiac disease: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Mohammed R Jafri
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 53:964-71. 2008
    ..0-10.5) after the index date. These observations support a rationale for earlier detection of celiac disease, and active management of bone disease before bone effects have occurred, to reduce the persistent risk of fractures...
  35. ncbi Reappraisal of the epidemiology of giant cell arteritis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, over a fifty-year period
    Carlo Salvarani
    Arcispedale S Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 51:264-8. 2004
    To investigate time trends in the incidence and survival of giant cell arteritis (GCA) over a 50-year period in Olmsted County, Minnesota.
  36. pmc Incidence of dermatomyositis and clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Margo J Bendewald
    Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:26-30. 2010
    To identify new and existing cases of dermatomyositis and its subtypes in Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1976 through 2007, and to establish a population-based estimate of the incidence and prevalence of dermatomyositis and amyopathic ..
  37. ncbi The incidence of central serous chorioretinopathy in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980-2002
    Anna S Kitzmann
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:169-73. 2008
    To determine the incidence of central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC) in Olmsted County, Minnesota from 1980 to 2002, determine the associated risk factors for CSC based on previously reported risk factors, investigate for any new risk ..
  38. ncbi Association between serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and cardiovascular mortality varies by age: the Minnesota Heart Survey
    Duk Hee Lee
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University, Jung Gu, Daegu, South Korea
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:16-20. 2009
    ..Although serum gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) predicted cardiovascular diseases (CVD) in prospective studies and may be useful in risk assessment, prediction in older adults was weaker in several studies...
  39. ncbi Comparison of types and antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococcus from conventional and organic dairies in west-central Minnesota, USA
    R A M Bombyk
    Division of Science and Mathematics, University of Minnesota, Morris, MN 56267, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 104:1726-31. 2008
    ..To assess whether conventional and organic dairy management practices are associated with differences in the susceptibility of Staphylococcus to antimicrobial agents...
  40. pmc Maintaining physical activity among older adults: six-month outcomes of the Keep Active Minnesota randomized controlled trial
    Brian C Martinson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Mail Stop 21111R, P O Box 1524, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Prev Med 46:111-9. 2008
    We evaluate the 6-month efficacy of Keep Active Minnesota, a phone- and mail-based physical activity maintenance intervention designed for use with adults age 50 to 70 years who have increased their physical activity within the past year.
  41. ncbi Comparison of community- and health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Timothy S Naimi
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    JAMA 290:2976-84. 2003
    ..However, MRSA has emerged in patients without established risk factors (community-associated MRSA)...
  42. ncbi The Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire: sensitivity to differences and responsiveness to intervention intensity in a clinical population
    Barbara Riegel
    School of Nursing, San Diego State University, California 92182 4158, USA
    Nurs Res 51:209-18. 2002
    The Minnesota Living With Heart Failure Questionnaire (LHFQ) is a commonly used measure of health-related quality of life in persons with heart failure...
  43. ncbi Seizures in a 20-month-old native of Minnesota: a case of neurocysticercosis
    Rajal Mody
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:860-2. 2005
    A 20-month-old child, native of Minnesota, was diagnosed with neurocysticercosis. He had no history of international travel or pork consumption...
  44. ncbi Estimated incidence of pseudoexfoliation syndrome and pseudoexfoliation glaucoma in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Randy A Karger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Glaucoma 12:193-7. 2003
    To determine the incidence of newly diagnosed pseudoexfoliation syndrome and pseudoexfoliation glaucoma in residents of Olmsted County, Minnesota from 1976 to 1991.
  45. ncbi Investigation of exposures to commercial asbestos in northeastern Minnesota iron miners who developed mesothelioma
    Wendy M Brunner
    Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology, Minnesota Department of Health, 85 East 7th Place, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 52:S116-20. 2008
    A 70% excess of mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer, has been reported among men in northeastern Minnesota, where iron mining has been the major industry...
  46. ncbi Temporal trends in infective endocarditis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Imad M Tleyjeh
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    JAMA 293:3022-8. 2005
    ..Limited data exist regarding population-based epidemiologic changes in incidence of infective endocarditis (IE)...
  47. pmc Cardiac structure and ventricular-vascular function in persons with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction from Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Carolyn S P Lam
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circulation 115:1982-90. 2007
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  48. ncbi A comparison of self-reported use of behavioral health services with Medicaid agency records in Minnesota
    Timothy J Beebe
    Survey Research Center, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1652-4. 2006
    ..This study examined how well recipients of psychiatric or substance abuse services self-report their care...
  49. ncbi Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1925 to 1998
    Eric J Sorenson
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurology 59:280-2. 2002
    ..02). Mean time from symptom onset to diagnosis was 13 months. Neither survival nor time to diagnosis changed significantly over time...
  50. ncbi Changing incidence of glomerular disease in Olmsted County, Minnesota: a 30-year renal biopsy study
    Sundararaman Swaminathan
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:483-7. 2006
    ..1, 1.8, and 1.0 per 100,000/yr, respectively. This study confirms that the incidence of GN is growing overall, particularly for FSGS, which is the leading cause of nephrotic syndrome in white adults...
  51. ncbi Prevalence of the chronic sinusitis diagnosis in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Ron G Shashy
    Department of Otolaryngology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:320-3. 2004
    ..These data rely on patient self-reporting of the disease. However, chronic sinusitis is difficult to diagnose because its symptoms overlap those of many other disease processes. As such, these prevalence data may be unreliable...
  52. pmc Open doorway to truth: legacy of the Minnesota tobacco trial
    Richard D Hurt
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Nicotine Dependence Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:446-56. 2009
    More than a decade has passed since the conclusion of the Minnesota tobacco trial and the signing of the Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) by 46 US State Attorneys General and the US tobacco industry...
  53. pmc The etiology and incidence of anaphylaxis in Rochester, Minnesota: a report from the Rochester Epidemiology Project
    Wyatt W Decker
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:1161-5. 2008
    ..2 to 20 per 100,000 population. The incidence and trend over time has meaningful public health implications but has not been well characterized because of a lack of a standard definition and deficiencies in reporting of events...
  54. ncbi Age-specific trends in mammographic density: the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family Study
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1027-36. 2008
    ..and digitized mammograms (> or =1 per woman) imaged in 1990-2003 to evaluate percent density (PD) in the Minnesota Breast Cancer Family cohort...
  55. ncbi Mortality in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: an Olmsted County, Minnesota cohort: 1950-2005
    Rebecca M Capasso
    Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Schizophr Res 98:287-94. 2008
    ..Recent studies have shown an increase in natural causes of death. Our objective is to compare the mortality of schizophrenic and schizoaffective subjects to the general US population...
  56. ncbi Incidence of primary hyperparathyroidism in Rochester, Minnesota, 1993-2001: an update on the changing epidemiology of the disease
    Robert A Wermers
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 21:171-7. 2006
    We updated the incidence of primary hyperparathyroidism in Rochester, Minnesota. The lower rates previously noted persisted, whereas parathyroidectomies at our institution remained high...
  57. ncbi Smoking-related attitudes and clinical practices of medical personnel in Minnesota
    Barbara L Braun
    Health Research Center, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:316-22. 2004
    ..Effective clinic-based, smoking-cessation activities are not widely implemented...
  58. ncbi Characteristics of O157 versus non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infections in Minnesota, 2000-2006
    Erin B Hedican
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section and 2Public Health Laboratory, Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul
    Clin Infect Dis 49:358-64. 2009
    ..Non-O157 STEC serotypes can also cause serious illness, but their impact as pathogens remains undefined. We compared characteristics of non-O157 and O157 STEC infections identified through sentinel surveillance...
  59. ncbi Transmission of imported vaccine-derived poliovirus in an undervaccinated community in Minnesota
    James P Alexander
    National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:391-7. 2009
    ..poliovirus (VDPV) was identified in September 2005, from an unvaccinated Amish infant hospitalized in Minnesota with severe combined immunodeficiency...
  60. pmc The economic impact of exposure to secondhand smoke in Minnesota
    Hugh R Waters
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:754-9. 2009
    Using the risk categories established by the 2006 US surgeon general's report, we estimated medical treatment costs related to exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke (SHS) in the state of Minnesota.
  61. ncbi Factors associated with errors in self-reports of stature, weight, and body mass index in Minnesota adolescents
    John H Himes
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:272-8. 2005
    ..Because self-reports are based on self perceptions, personal characteristics of youth may be related to errors in reporting...
  62. ncbi The incidence of frontotemporal lobar degeneration in Rochester, Minnesota, 1990 through 1994
    D S Knopman
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurology 62:506-8. 2004
    ..The incidence rates (new cases per 100,000 person-years) were 2.2 for ages 40 to 49, 3.3 for ages 50 to 59, and 8.9 for ages 60 to 69. For comparison, the corresponding rates for Alzheimer disease were 0.0, 3.3, and 88.9...
  63. pmc Epidemiological trends of infective endocarditis: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Daniel D Correa de Sa
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:422-6. 2010
    To provide a contemporary profile of epidemiological trends of infective endocarditis (IE) in Olmsted County, Minnesota.
  64. ncbi Influenza vaccine effectiveness in preventing hospitalizations and deaths in persons 65 years or older in Minnesota, New York, and Oregon: data from 3 health plans
    J Nordin
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440-1524, USA
    J Infect Dis 184:665-70. 2001
    ..These results show that all elderly persons should be immunized annually for influenza. The methods used in this study are an efficient cost-effective way to study vaccine impact and similar questions...
  65. ncbi The effectiveness of the Minnesota Model approach in the treatment of adolescent drug abusers
    K C Winters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Addiction 95:601-12. 2000
    ..The treatment outcome of drug-abusing adolescents treated with a 12-Step approach...
  66. pmc The epidemiology of microscopic colitis: a population based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Darrell S Pardi
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Gut 56:504-8. 2007
    ..Although the epidemiology of microscopic colitis has been described in Europe, no such data exist from North America. We studied the incidence, prevalence and temporal trends of microscopic colitis in a geographically defined US population...
  67. ncbi Outbreaks of salmonellosis in Minnesota (1998 through 2006) associated with frozen, microwaveable, breaded, stuffed chicken products
    Kirk E Smith
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64975, St Paul, Minnesota 55164 0975, USA
    J Food Prot 71:2153-60. 2008
    ..associated with raw, frozen, microwaveable, breaded, prebrowned, stuffed chicken products were identified in Minnesota. In 1998, 33 Salmonella Typhimurium cases were associated with a single brand of Chicken Kiev...
  68. ncbi PREDICT: A simple risk score for clinical severity and long-term prognosis after hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina: the Minnesota heart survey
    D R Jacobs
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Circulation 100:599-607. 1999
    ..We evaluated short- and long-term mortality risks in 30- to 74-year-old patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina and developed a new score called PREDICT...
  69. ncbi The prevalence of atrial fibrillation in incident stroke cases and matched population controls in Rochester, Minnesota: changes over three decades
    Teresa S M Tsang
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:93-100. 2003
    We sought evidence of a change in the prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF) over a 30-year period among residents of Rochester, Minnesota.
  70. ncbi Organizational characteristics of small metal-fabricating businesses in Minnesota
    Yogindra Samant
    Norwegian Authority of Labor Inspection, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:160-6. 2007
    ..Financial capability had no bearing on ability of a small business to mount an OHS programs. Non-unionized small businesses may be more vulnerable to occupational injuries...
  71. ncbi Healthful eating: perceptions, motivations, barriers, and promoters in low-income Minnesota communities
    Nicole Eikenberry
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St Paul, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1158-61. 2004
    ..of low-income subjects (n=796)recruited at food programs, grocery stores, and other public places in four Minnesota study communities were designed to examine definitions of healthful food and to identify motivations, barriers, ..
  72. ncbi Cross-cultural adaptation of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire for German-speaking patients
    M Quittan
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    J Rehabil Med 33:182-6. 2001
    We performed a cross-cultural adaptation of the "Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire" (LHFQ) for use in German-speaking chronic heart failure patients...
  73. ncbi Prevalence and characterization of Escherichia coli O157 isolates from Minnesota dairy farms and county fairs
    Seongbeom Cho
    Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108, USA
    J Food Prot 69:252-9. 2006
    Samples were collected from 26 organic and conventional farms and 12 county fairs in Minnesota during 2001 and 2002 to identify the presence of Escherichia coli O157. Immunomagnetic separation was used for isolation of E. coli O157...
  74. ncbi Association between smoking and erectile dysfunction: a population-based study
    Naomi M Gades
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:346-51. 2005
    ..was evaluated in a cohort of 2,115 Caucasian men, aged 40-79 years, randomly selected from Olmsted County, Minnesota. Smoking status was assessed by questionnaire; during the fourth biennial examination, erectile dysfunction was ..
  75. ncbi Impact of case ascertainment on recent trends in diabetes incidence in Rochester, Minnesota
    James P Burke
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:859-65. 2002
    The authors previously reported an increase in the incidence of diabetes mellitus among Rochester, Minnesota, residents during the period 1970-1989. This study provides updated rates from data collected through 1994...
  76. pmc Prehospital and emergency department capacity for acute stroke care in Minnesota
    Albert Wu Tsai
    Minnesota Department of Health, P O Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A55. 2008
    Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Minnesota. One strategy to reduce the burden of stroke is to implement systems-level improvements in the prehospital and acute care settings...
  77. pmc Attitudes and practices regarding varicella vaccination among physicians in Minnesota: implications for public health and provider education
    K R Ehresmann
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1917-20. 2000
    ..This study sought to determine physicians' attitudes and practices regarding varicella vaccine...
  78. pmc Invasive group B streptococcal disease in the elderly, Minnesota, USA, 2003-2007
    Neelay J Kothari
    Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1279-81. 2009
    In Minnesota, incidence of invasive group B streptococcal disease was 3 times greater in older adults in long-term care facilities than in older adults in community settings (67.7/100,000 vs. 21.4/100,000) during 2003-2007...
  79. ncbi Do all components of the chronic care model contribute equally to quality improvement?
    JoAnn M Sperl-Hillen
    HealthPartners Medical Group and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:303-9. 2004
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  80. ncbi Epidemiology and clonality of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Minnesota, 1996-1998
    T S Naimi
    Acute Disease Epidemiology Section and the Division of Public Health Laboratories, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:990-6. 2001
    ..Records from 10 Minnesota health facilities were reviewed to identify cases of MRSA infection that occurred during 1996-1998 and to ..
  81. ncbi Population trends in leisure-time physical activity: Minnesota Heart Survey, 1980-2000
    Lyn M Steffen
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1716-23. 2006
    ..and transportation related) physical activity and leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) were evaluated in the Minnesota Heart Survey (MHS), a population-based surveillance study to monitor trends in cardiovascular risk factor levels ..
  82. ncbi Photochemical characterization of water samples from Minnesota and Vermont sites with malformed frogs: potential influence of photosensitization by singlet molecular oxygen (1O(2)) and free radicals on aquatic toxicity
    P Bilski
    Laboratory of Pharmacology and Chemistry and Laboratory of Toxicology, ETP, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Aquat Toxicol 65:229-41. 2003
    ..We have examined water from selected sites in Minnesota and Vermont using singlet molecular oxygen (1O(2)), detected by its phosphorescence and free radicals detected ..
  83. ncbi Update on the incidence and prevalence of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1940-2000
    Conor G Loftus
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:254-61. 2007
    We previously reported that the prevalence of Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) in Olmsted County, Minnesota, had risen significantly between 1940 and 1993...
  84. pmc Incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease among children after introduction of a 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    Constantine Tsigrelis
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:871-5. 2009
    ..the effect of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in a well-characterized population in Olmsted County, Minnesota, with a combination of urban and rural residents likely to have a relatively low risk of invasive pneumococcal ..
  85. ncbi Trends in diet quality for coronary heart disease prevention between 1980-1982 and 2000-2002: The Minnesota Heart Survey
    Seungmin Lee
    Human Genomic Research Center, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:213-22. 2007
    ..Describe secular trends in overall diet quality for coronary heart disease (CHD) prevention during the past two decades (1980-1982 through 2000-2002)...
  86. ncbi The Minnesota Grading System of eye bank eyes for age-related macular degeneration
    Timothy W Olsen
    University of Minnesota, Department of Ophthalmology, MMC Box 493, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0501, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:4484-90. 2004
    The Minnesota Grading System (MGS) is a method to evaluate human eye bank eyes and determine the level of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), by using criteria and definitions from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS).
  87. ncbi Trends in acute coronary heart disease mortality, morbidity, and medical care from 1985 through 1997: the Minnesota heart survey
    P G McGovern
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Circulation 104:19-24. 2001
    ..Coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality continued to decline from 1985 to 1997...
  88. pmc Trends and disparities among diabetes-complicated births in Minnesota, 1993-2003
    Heather M Devlin
    Minnesota Diabetes Program, Minnesota Department of Health, PO Box 64882, St Paul, MN 55164 0882, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:59-62. 2008
    We used Minnesota birth certificate data from 1993-2003 to test 2 hypotheses: rates of diabetes-complicated pregnancy are increasing, and disparities between more and less socially advantaged groups are widening...
  89. ncbi Incidence of lower-extremity cellulitis: a population-based study in Olmsted county, Minnesota
    David R McNamara
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:817-21. 2007
    ..To determine the population-based incidence of lower-extremity cellulitis...
  90. ncbi Continuing medical education. What do Minnesota physicians want?
    H Reddy
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, USA
    Minn Med 84:58-61. 2001
    ..Continuing medical education (CME) is necessary for ongoing licensure and is critical in maintaining professional expertise. However, educators may not always consider their students preferences when developing new programs...
  91. ncbi An after-school obesity prevention program for African-American girls: the Minnesota GEMS pilot study
    Mary Story
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S54-64. 2003
    ..for African-American girls, and presents findings from a 12-week pilot trial conducted by the University of Minnesota. This study was part of the GEMS project, created to test interventions designed to reduce excess weight gain in ..
  92. pmc Examining quality improvement programs: the case of Minnesota hospitals
    John R Olson
    Department of Decision Sciences, Opus College of Business, University of St Thomas, Minneapolis, MN 55403, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1787-806. 2008
    ..To determine if there is a hierarchy of improvement program adoption by hospitals and outline that hierarchy...
  93. ncbi Decreasing incidence of cluster headache: a population-based study in Olmsted County, Minnesota
    David F Black
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Headache 45:220-3. 2005
    The incidence of medically recognized cluster headache within Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 1989 through 1990, was determined by using modified International Headache Society criteria...
  94. pmc Parental and infant characteristics and childhood leukemia in Minnesota
    Kimberly J Johnson
    Division of Epidemiology Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    BMC Pediatr 8:7. 2008
    ..Translocations present in neonatal blood spots and the young age peak of diagnosis suggest that early-life factors are involved in childhood leukemia etiology...
  95. pmc Stroke rates: 1980-2000: the Minnesota Stroke Survey
    Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1070-8. 2009
    In this paper, the authors report trends in hospitalized stroke rates among Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota (population 2.6 million) metropolitan area residents aged 30-74 years from 1980 to 2000...
  96. pmc The incidence of clinically diagnosed versus research-identified autism in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976-1997: results from a retrospective, population-based study
    William J Barbaresi
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:464-70. 2009
    ..of autism spectrum disorders (ASD), versus research-identified autism among residents of Olmsted County, Minnesota, age < or =21 years, from 1976-1997. The incidence of clinically diagnosed ASD (with 95% CI) was 1...
  97. ncbi Selenium status and antibodies to selected pathogens in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Southern Minnesota
    Karen N Wolf
    Environmental Medicine Consortium, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:181-7. 2008
    ..virginianus) were collected during January 2000-03 from multiple locations in southeast (SE) and southwest (SW) Minnesota. Antibody prevalence was determined for the following pathogens: Mycobacterium avium subsp...
  98. ncbi Tobacco use and cessation among Somalis in Minnesota
    Kristin K W Giuliani
    Minnesota International Health Volunteers, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S457-62. 2008
    ..S., with more than 10,330 primary arrivals in fiscal year 2006 alone. Half of all Somalis in the U.S. live in Minnesota. Although tobacco use is a considerable problem among Somalis, especially among men, little research has ..
  99. ncbi Toxoplasmosis prevention knowledge among pregnant women in Minnesota
    Folashade Ogunmodede
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, USA
    Minn Med 88:32-4. 2005
    ..This article describes the results of a 2003 survey of pregnant Minnesota women through which we determined their knowledge of toxoplasmosis and ways to prevent it during pregnancy...
  100. pmc Measuring clinical performance: comparison and validity of telephone survey and administrative data
    B L Thompson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Adult and Community Health, Health Care and Aging Studies Branch, USA
    Health Serv Res 36:813-25. 2001
    ..To compare and validate self-reported telephone survey and administrative data for two Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) performance measures: mammography and diabetic retinal exams...
  101. pmc Food use in middle and high school fundraising: does policy support healthful practice? Results from a survey of Minnesota school principals
    Martha Y Kubik
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1215-9. 2009
    ..However, use of foods high in fat and added sugars remains a prevalent fundraising practice, especially in high schools and for club/sports teams, and requires additional attention...

Research Grants77

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..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
    ..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
    ..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
    ..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
    ..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. Twenty-second Annual Fanconi Anemia Research Fund Scientific Symposium
    GROVER CARLTON BAGBY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This application seeks partial support for this meeting, scheduled to be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota in October 2010...
  7. Development and Validation of an Instrument to Assess Cognitive Function Regulati
    Xi Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..He completed his geriatric dentistry fellowship and PhD training in Health Informatics at the University of Minnesota and started his career as an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH) in ..
  8. A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Loss in Diabetes) Consortium including investigators from the Joslin Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, and the Steno Diabetes Center in Denmark...
  9. Optimizing Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Advanced Dementia
    Jennifer Tjia; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..services from a nationwide long term care pharmacy between 2005-2008;and 2) NH residents of 5 states (Minnesota, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, California and Florida), including ~95,000 NH residents with dementia who used ..
  10. Geriatric Conditions and Disablement in the Older Adult Population
    Christine T Cigolle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in Medicare Administrative Data) through the Research Data Assistance Center (ResDAC) at the University of Minnesota, and --training in primary data collection for large epidemiologic studies of older adults via participation in ..
  11. Non-viral gene therapy for sickle cell anemia
    CLIFFORD JOHN STEER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..at this stage will have been produced and quality controlled through our institution's NIH approved GMP Minnesota Molecular and Cellular Therapy facility...
  12. Design of a Multicenter Clinical Trial of Allopurinol to Prevent GFR Loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..have established a consortium that includes investigators from the Joslin Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, and the Steno Diabetes Center...
  13. PERL: A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in T1D
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Function Loss in Diabetes) Consortium including investigators from Joslin Diabetes Center, the Universities of Minnesota, Colorado, Toronto, and Michigan, Northwestern University, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and the Steno ..
  14. Early Pathogenesis of Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes
    Andrew W Norris; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and pancreatitis in CF animal models (University of Iowa), clinical studies in CFRD patients (University of Minnesota), and bacteriology (Iowa State University), to tackle the challenging question of how defects in CFTR lead to ..
  15. Fanconi Anemia as a Model for Susceptibility to Human Papillomavirus Infection
    MELINDA SUE BUTSCHKOVACIC; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The study capitalizes on the strong collaboration of distinctive FA clinical groups in Cincinnati, Minnesota and Brazil, established relationships with the Fanconi Anemia Research Fund, and proven expertise in HPV typing, ..
  16. Genetic Control of Heart Function in a Hibernating Mammal
    Matthew T Andrews; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..with "GO" program requirements the proposed project is a convergence of expertise at the University of Minnesota involving multiple campuses and facilities including the Biomedical Genomics Center and Minnesota Supercomputing ..
  17. Acquisition of a TIRF/Widefield fluorescence microscope for cell biology and neur
    Bryon D Grove; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..systems to the University of North Dakota are at the University of Manitoba (160 miles) and the University of Minnesota (350 miles)...
  18. PITCH HF (CCC) Lead Application
    Marc J Semigran; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of CV/HF hospitalizations);(2) Changes in functional capacity (6-minute walk distance) and quality of life (Minnesota Living with HF questionnaire), from baseline to 3 and 18 months;and (3) Establishment of a plasma samples ..
  19. RV/PA Recoupling by Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells
    Luis A Ortiz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with the NIH HLBI sponsored Production Assistance for Cellular therapies program at the University of Minnesota to conduct a phase I clinical trial of MSCs for patients afflicted with progressive IPF who experience severe ..
  20. 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)...
  21. The XXII nd North American Testis Workshop
    WILLIAM WALLACE WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. David Zarkower, Professor of Cell Biology and Genetics at the University of Minnesota, will present this lecture. Dr...
  22. Reasons for Racial Disparities in Venous Thromboembolism
    NEIL ADRIAN ZAKAI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Dr. A. Folsom is the overall PI of LITE at the University of Minnesota. For REGARDS, Dr. G. Howard, a biostatistician, is the overall PI of REGARDS and an expert in racial disparities...
  23. Telomere Attrition Rate and Periodontitis: a nested case control study in the ARI
    ANNE ELIZABETH SANDERS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. communities: Forsyth County, North Carolina;Jackson, Mississippi;suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota;and Washington County, Maryland...
  24. Veterinary Summer Scholars in Comparative Medicine
    Bruce K Walcheck; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..proposed T35 research training program "Veterinary Summer Scholars in Comparative Medicine" at the University of Minnesota will provide a mechanism that helps meet the need for greater numbers of veterinarians in biomedical research...
  25. PITCH HF (DCC)
    Flora Sandra Siami; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of CV/HF hospitalizations);(2) Changes in functional capacity (6-minute walk distance) and quality of life (Minnesota Living with HF questionnaire), from baseline to 3 and 18 months;and (3) Establishment of a plasma samples ..
  26. DNA cross-linking by diepoxybutane
    Natalia Y Tretyakova; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PERFORMANCE SITE(S) (organization, city, state) The Cancer Center, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, Minnesota
  27. Who benefits from Colorectal Cancer Screening? A subgroup Analysis of the Minnes
    Aasma Shaukat; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..FOBT) screening on colorectal cancer mortality, non- colorectal cancer mortality and all-cause mortality in the Minnesota Colon Cancer Control Study, (MCCCS) updated to 2006 2...
  28. Allogeneic Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells for the Treatment of Acute Lung Injury
    Michael A Matthay; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The MSC-treated patients will receive clinical- grade MSC produced at the University of Minnesota Program in Applied Therapeutics, supported by the NHLBI. The trial will test the following three hypotheses...
  29. Image-based modeling of nonlinear and anisotropic intervertebral disc mechanics
    Edward J Vresilovic; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..5 postdoctoral researchers, 0.2 technicians) and University of Minnesota (1 graduate student, 0.5 postdoctoral researchers)...
  30. SPRINT - Factors Affecting Atherosclerosis Study (FAST)
    Srinivasan Beddhu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Assays will be performed at University of Minnesota and the University of Utah...
  31. Veterinary Summer Scholars in Comparative Medicine
    Bruce K Walcheck; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..proposed T35 research training program "Veterinary Summer Scholars in Comparative Medicine" at the University of Minnesota will provide a mechanism that helps meet the need for greater numbers of veterinarians in biomedical research...
  32. A Family Partnership Intervention for Heart Failure
    Sandra Dunbar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..walk distance), HF patient depressive symptoms (Beck Depression Inventory II), and perceived quality of life (Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire). Data will be obtained at baseline, and 4 and 8 months...
  33. GROWTH HORMONE RECEPTORS AND ACTIONS
    Christin Carter Su; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Denmark Consultant Edison Biotechnoloty Institute Consultant University of Michigan Consultant University of Minnesota Consultant Fox Chase Cancer Center Consultant University of Toronto Consultant University of Michigan Consultant ..
  34. Role of impaired cognitive states &risk factors in conversion to mixed dementias
    Lei Yu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..analyses that accentuate longitudinal follow-up: BRAiNS (University of Kentucky), Nun Study (University of Minnesota), Memory and Aging Project (Washington U), Kuakini Honolulu-Asia Aging Study, Religious Orders Study (ROS, Rush ..
  35. Childhood Hypertension and Obesity: Diagnosis, Care, and Costs
    PATRICK J O'CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..detailed clinical data extracted through Electronic Medical Records (EMR) at large medical groups in Colorado, Minnesota, and California...
  36. Wearable Technology for Assessment of Personal Exposure to Volatile Organic Compo
    Stephen L Coy; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..collaborative effort between a highly innovative small company, Imaginative Technologies (IT) and University of Minnesota (UM) this project will design, and build a breadboard sensor which will be based on a MEMS implementation ..
  37. NORTH CENTRAL CANCER TREATMENT GROUP
    Jan C Buckner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..organization with the Research Base headquarters located at the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center (MCCC) in Rochester, Minnesota, and membership composed largely of community oncology practices distributed throughout the United States...
  38. LRP AND ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
    Bradley T Hyman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..American Red Cross American Red Cross Massachusetts General Hospital Massachusetts General Hospital Univ of Minnesota in the format shown below...
  39. Neuromuscular Healthspan Study: Sarcopenia Intervention
    TED GRABER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..mentors and collaborators, the core facilities and Centers within the Medical School, and at the University of Minnesota will provide an exceptional environment for my training...
  40. Bedside-to-Bench Research Training for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellows
    Mark R Schleiss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..opened Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Translational Research (CIDMTR) at the University of Minnesota. The CIDMTR is a collaborative, multi-departmental facility consisting of investigators from the Departments of ..
  41. Novel Pathways of Inflammation and Biofilm Regulation in the Lung
    Bryan J Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..microbiology and lung inflammation in his prior training and has recently been recruited to the University of Minnesota to bridge the outstanding basic science occurring there with the clinical pulmonary research, particularly with ..
  42. Stress and Type 2 Diabetes among Indigenous Adults
    Melissa L Walls; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This community based participatory research is based on partnerships with five Ojibwe reservations in Minnesota and Wisconsin who invited the research team to work with their clinics...
  43. Prognosis of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    Paul Angulo; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Epidemiology Project (REP) had indexed all medical diagnoses made by health care providers in Olmsted County, Minnesota since 1966 allowing evaluation of the health status of what is effectively the entire county...
  44. Disclosing Genomic Incidental Findings in a Cancer Biobank: An ELSI Experiment
    Susan M Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and a bioethics and law scholar (Susan Wolf)-combines the strengths of Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota (UMN)...
  45. Infectious Disease Training in Clinical Investigation
    James R Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To accomplish this goal, an interdisciplinary faculty from the University of Minnesota Medical School (and its Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Microbiology), School of Public Health, College ..
  46. Mechanistic Studies on Lung Cancer Prevention by Tea Polyphenols
    Chung S Yang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Zigang Dong at the University of Minnesota. The functional roles of the putative EGCG target proteins in mediating the action of EGCG will be studied with ..
  47. Urinary Biomarkers in Biopsy Defined Early Nephropathy in Types 1 and 2 Diabetes
    S MICHAEL MAUER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Together, this consortium [Universities of Minnesota (U of MN) and Padova, Italy, and the Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch of NIDDK] have performed ..
  48. Environmental Health Specialist Network
    RICHARD NORMAN DANILA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by applicant): The long-term objective of the proposed work is to reduce foodborne and waterborne illness in Minnesota and the entire U.S...
  49. Transition of Primary Care Medical Group Practices to the Next Generation
    John Kralewski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..have had electronic health records for at least five years, they routinely provide quality of care data to the Minnesota Community Measurement program, and they collect financial data in a format designed by the Medical Group ..
  50. Food and Drug Administration Research FERN Chemistry Cooperative Agreement: MN De
    MICHELLE DAWN CAMPBELL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    b>Minnesota Department of Agriculture FDA Food Safety and Security Monitoring Project (U18), FERN Chemical Laboratories Abstract for RFA-FD-10-003 ABSTRACT The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) Laboratory Services Division is ..
  51. Late Sodium Current Blockade in High-Risk ICD Patients - DCC
    Arthur J Moss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in exercise capacity measured by the 6-minute walk test (6MWT) and in the quality of life measured by the Minnesota Leaving with Heart Failure Questionnaire (MLHFQ), and 7) to evaluate the safety of ranolazine therapy utilizing ..
  52. Estrogenic Effects on Aged Muscle
    Dawn A Lowe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Center, and the Powell Center for Women's Health provide a network of excellence at the University of Minnesota in areas of biological aging, muscle, and women's health issues, respectively...
  53. Clinical Resource for Lung and Alcohol Investigations
    Ellen L Burnham; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Support from biopreservation experts at the University of Minnesota will provide assistance in appropriate sample processing and storage to ensure quality experimental results...
  54. Exercise in Smoking Cessation in Postmenopausal Women
    CHERYL ANN ONCKEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Study sites will include The University of Connecticut Health Center and the University of Minnesota. Subjects (N=364) will include postmenopausal women who smoke at least 10 cigarettes per day...
  55. Varenicline Treatment for Active Alcholic Smokers
    Richard D Hurt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to test these hypotheses in 70 currently drinking alcoholic smokers recruited at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota: Primary: 1) To assess the efficacy of varenicline 1...
  56. AAV Mediated Gene Transfer to the CNS for MPS I
    R Scott McIvor; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In this Phase I STTR project, we propose to combine ReGenX AAV vector technology with the University of Minnesota's experience in the treatment of lysosomal storage diseases to address key challenges that must be faced in ..
  57. CARDIOVASOLOGY
    Andre Terzic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..including the NIH Center for Translational Science Activities, Department of Health and Human Services Southeast Minnesota Beacon Program, NHLBI Heart Failure Clinical Research Network, NIH Pharmacogenomics Research Network, NHLBI ..
  58. Flexible Work and Well-Being Center at the University of Minnesota
    ERIN L KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This application constitutes the University of Minnesota's proposal to serve as a Research Unit in Phase 2 of the WFHN...
  59. Microvesicle production after trauma &its Clinical Impact on Venothromboembolism
    Myung S Park; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..records of trauma patients who suffered from deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in Olmsted County, Minnesota (1996-2005)...
  60. Natural history of bone disease and the impact of growth hormone treatment in MPS
    LYNDA ELIZABETH POLGREEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, at the University of Minnesota (UM)...
  61. Integrating Genomic and Environmental Perspectives on Internalizing Disorders
    DANIEL E ADKINS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..longitudinal samples[unreadable]the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (N=~12,000) and the Minnesota Twin and Family Study (N=3,762)...
  62. Pig to Non-Human Primate Islet Xenografts
    Bernhard Hering; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..University of Alabama at Birmingham with 2 research projects and 1 administrative core, while the University of Minnesota is the consortium partner with 1 research project and 2 scientific cores...
  63. MINNESOTA DENTIST SCIENTIST AWARD PROGRAM
    MARK HERZBERG; Fiscal Year: 2002
    The University of Minnesota aims to recruit dentists for a program of didactic and advanced basic research training and advanced clinical training. In the Minnesota Dentist-Scientist Award (DSA) program, a Ph.D...
  64. DIET, ACTIVITY & REPRODUCTION--RISKS FOR RECTAL CANCER
    MARTHA OR MARTY SLATTERY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..All first primary colon cancer cases (n-2400) and controls (n-2400) from Utah, Minnesota, and participants of the Northern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program will be eligible for the ..
  65. Supporting New Faculty Recruitment Through Biomedical Research Core Center
    David H Ingbar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The University of Minnesota Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care &Sleep (PACCS) Division has been systematically recruiting additional physician scientists focused on lung injury and repair to join ..
  66. CARBAMAZEPINE IN THE TREATMENT OF COCAINE ABUSE
    JAMES HALIKAS; Fiscal Year: 1993
    Preliminary studies conducted by the University of Minnesota Chemical Dependency Treatment Program provide evidence that carbamazepine may be beneficial in the treatment of cocaine abuse...
  67. Stem Cell Priming to Enhance Engraftment
    Mary J Laughlin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and its Comprehensive Cancer Center with key collaborators at the University of Kentucky, and University of Minnesota propose to develop a novel stem cell graft engineering approach that will address the known limitations of ..
  68. Biocontainment Laboratory/Biodefense/Infectious Disease
    Michael Dockter; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..4 Research Center of Excellence (RCE) and, more broadly, researchers from major institutions from Maine to Minnesota (Regions 1, 3, 5, and 6)...
  69. CANCER AND LEUKEMIA GROUP B--MINNESOTA ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Bruce Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    DESCRIPTION (adapted from the applicant's abstract): The University of Minnesota has been a participating member of the Cancer and Leukemia Cooperative Group B (CALGB) for the clinical studies of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors ..
  70. Jackson Hall Animal Physiology, Behavioral Phenotyping and Imaging Research Core
    Mark S Paller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This G20 application proposes to renovate, repair and redesign core research laboratories at the University of Minnesota. The two main outcomes will be highly beneficial to NIH funded faculty researchers: 1) enable the juxtaposition ..
  71. U OF MINNESOTA CHRC: MOLECULAR MODELS OF ORGANOGENESIS
    JAMES MOLLER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..a 12-day residential laboratory course with graduate students and basic science faculty at the University of Minnesota's Itasca Laboratories and (3) structured training sessions in the preparation of abstracts, oral presentations, ..
  72. IMAGE PLATE DETECTOR AND X RAY GENERATOR
    Leonard Banaszak; Fiscal Year: 1999
    The Protein Crystallography Division of the Structural Biology Center at the University of Minnesota requests funds to purchase an x-ray generator and an image plate detector...
  73. Predictors of Adult Leukemia
    Julie Ross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Little is known about the etiology of adult leukemia. Minnesota has the highest incidence rate of adult leukemia in the continental United States...
  74. Envirnomental Health Specialist Network
    RICHARD NORMAN DANILA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..EHS-Net was formed to address this issue. The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) was integrally involved with the formation of EHS-Net, and has been an active and ..
  75. DIABETIC NEPHROPATHY IN MINNESOTA AMERICAN INDIANS
    William Keane; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..In Minnesota, diabetic nephropathy (DN) was responsible for half of all patients entering the ESRD program in 1988 and 1989...
  76. VISUALIZING DENDRITIC CELL--T CELL INTERACTIONS IN VIVO
    Elizabeth Ingulli; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Dr. Elizabeth G Ingulli is pediatrician who is currently in a fellowship training program at the University of Minnesota. The candidate's long- term goal is to pursue an academic career devoted primarily to basic research...