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  1. pmc Sleep disordered breathing and mortality: eighteen-year follow-up of the Wisconsin sleep cohort
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Sleep 31:1071-8. 2008
  2. ncbi The detection of monkeypox in humans in the Western Hemisphere
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisc, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:342-50. 2004
  3. pmc The Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy XXIII: the twenty-five-year incidence of macular edema in persons with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53726 2336, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:497-503. 2009
  4. pmc The Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy: XXII the twenty-five-year progression of retinopathy in persons with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1859-68. 2008
  5. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of restless legs syndrome symptoms in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 7:545-52. 2006
  6. pmc Ecologic niche modeling of Blastomyces dermatitidis in Wisconsin
    Kurt D Reed
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2034. 2008
  7. ncbi Epidemiologic and clinical characteristics of children with newly diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease in Wisconsin: a statewide population-based study
    Subra Kugathasan
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Pediatr 143:525-31. 2003
  8. ncbi Lower-than-expected prevalence and severity of retinopathy in an incident cohort followed during the first 4-14 years of type 1 diabetes: the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Study
    Tamara Lecaire
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, 53726, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:143-50. 2006
  9. ncbi An investigation of paternity status and other factors associated with racial and ethnic disparities in birth outcomes in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Emmanuel Ngui
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:467-78. 2009
  10. ncbi The NEI-VFQ-25 in people with long-term type 1 diabetes mellitus: the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    R Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 53705-2397, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:733-40. 2001

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  1. pmc Sleep disordered breathing and mortality: eighteen-year follow-up of the Wisconsin sleep cohort
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Sleep 31:1071-8. 2008
    ..SDB is linked to incident cardiovascular disease, stroke, and other morbidity. However, the risk of mortality with untreated SDB, determined by polysomnography screening, in the general population has not been established...
  2. ncbi The detection of monkeypox in humans in the Western Hemisphere
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisc, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:342-50. 2004
    ..Zoonotic transmission of a bacterial or viral pathogen was suspected...
  3. pmc The Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy XXIII: the twenty-five-year incidence of macular edema in persons with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53726 2336, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:497-503. 2009
    ..To examine the 25-year cumulative incidence of macular edema (ME) and its relation to various risk factors...
  4. pmc The Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy: XXII the twenty-five-year progression of retinopathy in persons with type 1 diabetes
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1859-68. 2008
    ..To examine the 25-year cumulative progression and regression of diabetic retinopathy (DR) and its relation to various risk factors...
  5. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of restless legs syndrome symptoms in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 7:545-52. 2006
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  6. pmc Ecologic niche modeling of Blastomyces dermatitidis in Wisconsin
    Kurt D Reed
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2034. 2008
    ..The ecology of this pathogen is poorly understood, in part because it has been extremely difficult to identify the niche(s) it occupies based on culture isolation of the organism from environmental samples...
  7. ncbi Epidemiologic and clinical characteristics of children with newly diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease in Wisconsin: a statewide population-based study
    Subra Kugathasan
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Pediatr 143:525-31. 2003
    ..To define epidemiologic and clinical characteristics of newly diagnosed pediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in a large population-based model...
  8. ncbi Lower-than-expected prevalence and severity of retinopathy in an incident cohort followed during the first 4-14 years of type 1 diabetes: the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Study
    Tamara Lecaire
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, 53726, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:143-50. 2006
    ..A total of 474 diabetic persons from Wisconsin were followed from diagnosis through 4-14 years' duration during 1990-2002...
  9. ncbi An investigation of paternity status and other factors associated with racial and ethnic disparities in birth outcomes in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Emmanuel Ngui
    Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Matern Child Health J 13:467-78. 2009
    ..To examine factors associated with preterm birth and low birthweight and the role of paternity status in birth outcomes among racial/ethnic groups in Milwaukee...
  10. ncbi The NEI-VFQ-25 in people with long-term type 1 diabetes mellitus: the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    R Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 53705-2397, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:733-40. 2001
    ..DESIGN: Population-based cohort study. SETTING: An 11-county area in southern Wisconsin. PARTICIPANTS: Six hundred two persons with diabetes whose conditions were diagnosed when they were younger than ..
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Validation of a short form Wisconsin Upper Respiratory Symptom Survey (WURSS-21)
    Bruce Barrett
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison 1100 Delaplaine Ct, Madison, WI 53715 USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:76. 2009
    The Wisconsin Upper Respiratory Symptom Survey (WURSS) is an illness-specific health-related quality-of-life questionnaire outcomes instrument.
  13. pmc Chronic wasting disease in free-ranging Wisconsin White-tailed Deer
    Damien O Joly
    Department of Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 218 Russell Labs, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:599-601. 2003
    Three White-tailed Deer shot within 5 km during the 2001 hunting season in Wisconsin tested positive for chronic wasting disease, a prion disease of cervids. Subsequent sampling within 18 km showed a 3% prevalence (n=476)...
  14. pmc Antimicrobial drug-resistant Escherichia coli from humans and poultry products, Minnesota and Wisconsin, 2002-2004
    James R Johnson
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:838-46. 2007
    ..Many drug-resistant human fecal E. coli isolates may originate from poultry, whereas drug-resistant poultry source E. coli isolates likely originate from susceptible poultry-source precursors...
  15. ncbi Effects of gender, alcohol, smoking, and dairy consumption on bone mass in Wisconsin adolescents
    Adel B Korkor
    Bone Disease Prevention Center, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, Wis, USA
    WMJ 108:181-8. 2009
    ..Failure to attain peak bone mass during adolescence may be an important contributor to the development of osteoporosis...
  16. pmc Changes in visual impairment prevalence by period of diagnosis of diabetes: the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53726 2336, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:1937-42. 2009
    ..To examine relationships of period of diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) to the prevalence of visual impairment (VI)...
  17. ncbi Spatial and temporal patterns of chronic wasting disease: fine-scale mapping of a wildlife epidemic in Wisconsin
    Erik E Osnas
    Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 19:1311-22. 2009
    ..temporal patterns of infection by chronic wasting disease (CWD) in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) of Wisconsin, U.S.A. We found significant heterogeneities for infection due to age, sex, and spatial location...
  18. pmc Burden of sleep apnea: rationale, design, and major findings of the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort study
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    WMJ 108:246-9. 2009
    ..With approximately 15% of the US population affected, understanding of the total health burden is necessary to guide policy, population initiatives, and clinical practice to reduce the prevalence of this condition...
  19. ncbi Menopausal status and sleep-disordered breathing in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53726 2335, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1181-5. 2003
    ..with sleep-disordered breathing was investigated with a population-based sample of 589 women enrolled in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study...
  20. pmc Distribution of Giardia duodenalis genotypes and subgenotypes in raw urban wastewater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Irshad M Sulaiman
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3776-80. 2004
    ..A high degree of genetic polymorphism was evident within the assemblage B cluster, with 10 distinct subgenotypes identified, eight of which have not been reported before...
  21. ncbi Retinal vascular caliber in persons with type 2 diabetes: the Wisconsin Epidemiological Study of Diabetic Retinopathy: XX
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53726 2336, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:1488-98. 2006
    ..To describe retinal vascular caliber and correlates in people with type 2 diabetes...
  22. ncbi Creating a center for global health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Cynthia Haq
    Family Medicine and Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Center for Global Health, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Acad Med 83:148-53. 2008
    ..The University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison schools of medicine and public health, nursing, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, and the division of ..
  23. pmc Evidence supporting zoonotic transmission of Cryptosporidium spp. in Wisconsin
    Dawn C Feltus
    Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University, 1523 Centennial Boulevard, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4303-8. 2006
    ..the species/genotypes and subgenotypes of Cryptosporidium in 49 cases of sporadic cryptosporidiosis in Wisconsin during the period from 2003 to 2005...
  24. ncbi Genetically distinct populations of the dinoflagellate Peridinium limbatum in neighboring Northern Wisconsin lakes
    E Kim
    Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin Madison, 132 Birge Hall, 430 Lincoln Dr, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Microb Ecol 48:521-7. 2004
    ..populations of the microbial eukaryote Peridinium limbatum (Stokes) Lemmermann from neighboring Northern Wisconsin freshwater bodies. Five strains of P...
  25. ncbi Hybrid zone dynamics and species replacement between Orconectes crayfishes in a northern Wisconsin lake
    W L Perry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University, Normal 61790 4120, USA
    Evolution 55:1153-66. 2001
    ..propinquus. Orconectes rusticus was recently introduced into northern Wisconsin and Michigan lakes and streams, where it is hybridizing with and displacing resident O. propinquus...
  26. ncbi Infant deaths associated with human parechovirus infection in Wisconsin
    Gerald Sedmak
    Virology and Molecular Science Laboratory, City of Milwaukee Health Department, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:357-61. 2010
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  27. ncbi Newborn screening with tandem mass spectrometry: examining its cost-effectiveness in the Wisconsin Newborn Screening Panel
    Ralph P Insinga
    Department of Population Health Sciences and the Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53726 2397, USA
    J Pediatr 141:524-31. 2002
    To examine the cost-effectiveness of tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS) in a neonatal screening panel for 14 fatty acid oxidation and organic acidemia disorders in the Wisconsin Newborn Screening Program.
  28. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Wisconsin Inventory of Smoking Dependence Motives (WISDM-68): a replication and extension
    Edmond D Shenassa
    Maternal and Child Health Program, Department of Family Science, 2212D Marie Mount Hall, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1002-10. 2009
    Introduction The Wisconsin Inventory of Smoking Dependence Motives (WISDM-68), a relatively new measure, assesses nicotine dependence in terms of distinct motivations for smoking...
  29. ncbi Assessment of methylmercury exposure in Wisconsin
    Lynda Knobeloch
    Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services, 1 W Wilson St, Rm 150, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    Environ Res 103:205-10. 2007
    Between January 2004 and June 2005 the Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services recruited more than 2000 adults for a methylmercury (MeHg) exposure assessment study...
  30. pmc Nine-year study of the occurrence of culturable viruses in source water for two drinking water treatment plants and the influent and effluent of a Wastewater Treatment Plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (August 1994 through July 2003)
    Gerald Sedmak
    Virology Division, City of Milwaukee Health Department, 841 N Broadway, Room 205, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1042-50. 2005
    ..Both enteroviruses and reoviruses were detected in WWTP influent, most frequently during the second half of the year...
  31. pmc The relation of markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction to the prevalence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: Wisconsin epidemiologic study of diabetic retinopathy
    Barbara E K Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:1175-82. 2009
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  32. ncbi Retinal vascular abnormalities in persons with type 1 diabetes: the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy: XVIII
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:2118-25. 2003
    ..To describe the distribution of retinal vascular characteristics and their correlates in people with type 1 diabetes...
  33. ncbi Health benefits of volunteering in the Wisconsin longitudinal study
    Jane Allyn Piliavin
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706 5983, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:450-64. 2007
    ..effects of volunteering on psychological well-being and self-reported health using all four waves of the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study. Confirming previous research, volunteering was positively related to both outcome variables...
  34. pmc Comparison of prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibilities of Campylobacter spp. isolates from organic and conventional dairy herds in Wisconsin
    K Sato
    Population Medicine Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1314, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:1442-7. 2004
    ..When we used Campylobacter spp. as indicator bacteria, we saw no evidence that restriction of antimicrobial use on dairy farms was associated with prevalence of resistance to ciprofloxacin, gentamicin, erythromycin, and tetracycline...
  35. ncbi Opinions and practices of wisconsin dairy producers about biosecurity and animal well-being
    F G H Hoe
    Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    J Dairy Sci 89:2297-308. 2006
    The objective of this study was to characterize opinions and practices of Wisconsin dairy producers about biosecurity and animal wellbeing...
  36. pmc Cost of illness in the 1993 waterborne Cryptosporidium outbreak, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Phaedra S Corso
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:426-31. 2003
    ..costs and productivity losses associated with the 1993 waterborne outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, including the average cost per person with mild, moderate, and severe illness, we conducted a retrospective ..
  37. ncbi The 14-year incidence of lower-extremity amputations in a diabetic population. The Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    S E Moss
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, USA
    Diabetes Care 22:951-9. 1999
    ..To estimate the cumulative 14-year incidence of lower-extremity amputations (LEAs) and evaluate risk factors for LEA...
  38. ncbi Multistate outbreak of Escherichia coli O157:H7 infection associated with consumption of packaged spinach, August-September 2006: the Wisconsin investigation
    Arthur M Wendel
    Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:1079-86. 2009
    ..Escherichia coli O157:H7 infection often causes hemorrhagic colitis and hemolytic uremic syndrome...
  39. ncbi Creating a perfect storm to increase consumer demand for Wisconsin's Tobacco Quitline
    Megan A Sheffer
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S343-6. 2010
    ..This report describes a series of policy, programmatic, and communication initiatives recently implemented in Wisconsin that resulted in a dramatic increase in consumer demand for the Wisconsin Tobacco Quitline (WTQL).
  40. ncbi Surveillance for transmissible spongiform encephalopathy in scavengers of white-tailed deer carcasses in the chronic wasting disease area of Wisconsin
    Christopher S Jennelle
    Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 72:1018-24. 2009
    ..study tissues were tested from 812 representative mammalian scavengers, collected in the CWD-affected area of Wisconsin, for TSE infection using the IDEXX HerdChek enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)...
  41. ncbi Treatment practices and quantification of antimicrobial drug usage in conventional and organic dairy farms in Wisconsin
    M Pol
    Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    J Dairy Sci 90:249-61. 2007
    ..32 (treatment of metritis) DDD. For treatments of foot infections (0.33 DDD), respiratory infections (0.07 DDD), and metritis (0.19 DDD), the mean density of ceftiofur usage was significantly greater compared with other compounds...
  42. ncbi Combined heart-kidney transplantation: the University of Wisconsin experience
    Joshua L Hermsen
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53791 7375, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:1119-26. 2007
    ..Combined heart-kidney transplantation (HKTx) is increasing in frequency, but long-term outcomes are unknown and appropriately comparative analysis is lacking...
  43. pmc Donation after cardiac death: the University of Wisconsin experience with liver transplantation
    David P Foley
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Ann Surg 242:724-31. 2005
    ..To determine whether the outcomes of liver transplantation (LTx) from donation after cardiac death (DCD) donors are equivalent to those from donation after brain death (DBD) donors...
  44. ncbi Survey of herbal use by Kansas and Wisconsin WIC participants reveals moderate, appropriate use and identifies herbal education needs
    Barbara Lohse
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:227-37. 2006
    ..To examine herbal use by a sample of low-income, nutritionally vulnerable children...
  45. pmc Mosquito surveillance for West Nile virus in southeastern Wisconsin--2002
    Jennifer K Meece
    Center for Tropical Disease Research and Training, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA
    Clin Med Res 1:37-42. 2003
    ..West Nile virus (WNV) was identified among dead American crows and bluejays in five counties in southeastern Wisconsin. In response to the introduction of WNV, a pilot mosquito surveillance program was initiated in these five ..
  46. pmc Postural blood pressure changes and associated factors in long-term Type 1 diabetes: Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy
    Flavio E Hirai
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Diabetes Complications 23:83-8. 2009
    ..the frequency of orthostatic hypotension and hypertension and associations with risk factors in a cohort of persons with long-term Type 1 diabetes (n=440) participating in the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy.
  47. pmc Managing type 1 diabetes: trends and outcomes over 20 years in the Wisconsin Diabetes Registry cohort
    Mari Palta
    University of Wisconsin Madison Department of Population Health Sciences, 610 Walnut St, Room 689, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    WMJ 108:231-5. 2009
    The Wisconsin Diabetes Registry Study is a Wisconsin cohort of patients with type 1 diabetes, who were diagnosed in 1987-1992 and actively followed...
  48. ncbi The in vitro isolation of Blastomyces dermatitidis from a woodpile in north central Wisconsin, USA
    D J Baumgardner
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, St Luke s Family Practice Center, Milwaukee 53215, USA
    Med Mycol 37:163-8. 1999
    ..dermatitidis from a woodpile in November 1997, from a private property in a highly endemic area of north central Wisconsin, USA...
  49. pmc The 25-year incidence of visual impairment in type 1 diabetes mellitus the wisconsin epidemiologic study of diabetic retinopathy
    Ronald Klein
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53726 2336, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:63-70. 2010
    ..To examine the 25-year cumulative incidence of visual impairment (VI) and its relation to various risk factors...
  50. ncbi Primary care quality and subsequent emergency department utilization for children in Wisconsin Medicaid
    David C Brousseau
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N 92nd Street, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:33-9. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine the association between parent-reported primary care quality and subsequent ED utilization for children in Medicaid...
  51. ncbi Parental vaccine refusal in Wisconsin: a case-control study
    Daniel A Salmon
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    WMJ 108:17-23. 2009
    ..We explored differences in vaccine attitudes, beliefs, and information sources among parents of exempt and vaccinated children...
  52. ncbi Validation of the Wisconsin Brief Pain Questionnaire in a multilingual South African population
    Noko Mphahlele
    Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown, South Africa
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:396-412. 2008
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to validate translated versions of the Wisconsin Brief Pain Questionnaire (WBPQ) in South African HIV-positive patients...
  53. ncbi Asthma and tobacco: double trouble for Wisconsin adolescents
    Livia Navon
    Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health, Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Family Services, Madison, WI 53701 2659, USA
    WMJ 104:47-53. 2005
    ..We examined the relation of demographic and tobacco-related risk factors to both lifetime asthma diagnosis and the asthma attack rate among Wisconsin adolescents. The impact of asthma on adolescent school absenteeism was also examined.
  54. ncbi Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in scavenging mammals in Wisconsin
    Jennifer L Anderson
    Marshfield Clinic Laboratories, Food Safety Services, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:302-8. 2007
    ..All animals were taken from within a 210-square-mile area in Dane and Iowa counties of south central Wisconsin from September to May in 2003-04 and tested for the presence of MAP...
  55. ncbi First records of Aedes japonicus japonicus in Wisconsin
    Tony H Hughes
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin, 237 Russell Labs, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 24:583-4. 2008
    Aedes japonicus japonicus was collected via gravid trapping in Wisconsin in the summers of 2004 and 2005 at Fort McCoy, Monroe County. Subsequently, in the summer of 2007, Ae...
  56. ncbi Oral contraceptive use, reproductive factors, and colorectal cancer risk: findings from Wisconsin
    Hazel B Nichols
    UW Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, WARF Building Room 305, 610 Walnut Street, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1212-8. 2005
    ..Cases were women ages 20 to 74 years, living in Wisconsin, with a new diagnosis of colon (n = 1,122) or rectal (n = 366) cancer...
  57. ncbi Lyme disease incidence in Wisconsin: a comparison of state-reported rates and rates from a population-based cohort
    Allison L Naleway
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:1120-7. 2002
    ..of the Marshfield Epidemiologic Study Area (MESA), a population-based cohort of nearly 80,000 in north-central Wisconsin for which comprehensive medical care data are available through the Marshfield Clinic...
  58. pmc Development of a culturally appropriate, home-based nutrition and physical activity curriculum for Wisconsin American Indian families
    Tara L LaRowe
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 777 South Mills Street, Madison, WI 53714, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A109. 2007
    ..American Indian families called Healthy Children, Strong Families using a participatory approach involving three Wisconsin tribes...
  59. ncbi Under-use of tobacco dependence treatment among Wisconsin's fee-for-service Medicaid recipients
    M E Burns
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (CTRI, University of Wisconsin Medical School, USA
    WMJ 100:54-8. 2001
    BACKGROUND: Wisconsin Medicaid enrollees are eligible for treatment for tobacco dependence at minimal charge to the enrollee...
  60. ncbi Improving cancer incidence estimates for American Indians in Wisconsin
    Mary Foote
    Wisconsin Cancer Reporting System, 1 W Wilson St, Rm 372, PO Box 2659, Madison, WI 53701, USA
    WMJ 106:196-204. 2007
    The purpose of this study was to improve the measurement of cancer incidence among American Indians in Wisconsin and compare incidence rates with state and national incidence rates.
  61. ncbi Who smokes? A demographic analysis of Wisconsin smokers
    David Ahrens
    University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, WARF Building, 610 N Walnut St, Room 370, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    WMJ 104:18-22. 2005
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  62. ncbi The Medical College of Wisconsin Senior Mentor Program: experience of a lifetime
    Tovah Bates
    Center for Healthy Communities, Department of Family and Community Medicine, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 27:93-103. 2006
    The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Senior Mentor Program (SMP) has been offered to a small group of first and second year medical students as a course alternative to the traditional physician mentor program...
  63. ncbi Prevalence of lameness among dairy cattle in Wisconsin as a function of housing type and stall surface
    Nigel B Cook
    Department of Medical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 223:1324-8. 2003
    To determine the prevalence of lameness as a function of season (summer vs winter), housing type (free stalls vs tie stalls), and stall surface (sand vs any other surface) among lactating dairy cows in Wisconsin.
  64. pmc Prevalence of granulocytic Ehrlichia infection among white-tailed deer in Wisconsin
    E A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic and Marshfield Medical Research Foundation, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 35:1465-8. 1997
    ..We assessed the distribution of granulocytic Ehrlichia infection among deer living within (Wisconsin) and outside (western and southern Iowa) the geographic range of L. scapularis...
  65. ncbi The silent epidemic among Wisconsin women: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease trends, 1980-2000
    Nicholas M Edwards
    University of Wisconsin Medical School, USA
    WMJ 104:50-4. 2005
    To investigate trends in mortality from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Wisconsin.
  66. ncbi Teaching the basics of clinical pharmaceutical care: innovative pharmacy workshops at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Nebraska
    Dean R Keller
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin, WI 53706, USA
    Fam Med 36:S89-92. 2004
    ..Spurred by the Undergraduate Medical Education for the 21st Century (UME-21) grants, the University of Wisconsin and the University of Nebraska independently developed educational workshops to address these competencies.
  67. pmc Importance of primer specificity for PCR detection of Anaplasma phagocytophila among Ixodes scapularis ticks from Wisconsin
    Sanjay K Shukla
    J Clin Microbiol 41:4006. 2003
  68. ncbi An evaluation of the Freedom From Smoking Online cessation program among Wisconsin residents
    Jessica Thieleke
    American Lung Association of Wisconsin, Brookfield 53005 2508, USA
    WMJ 104:41-4. 2005
    To study the effectiveness of the American Lung Association's Freedom From Smoking Online cessation program in assisting Wisconsin residents to quit smoking.
  69. pmc Human multidrug-resistant Salmonella Newport infections, Wisconsin, 2003-2005
    Amy E Karon
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1777-80. 2007
    We conducted a retrospective study of Salmonella Newport infections among Wisconsin residents during 2003-2005. Multidrug resistance prevalence was substantially greater in Wisconsin than elsewhere in the United States...
  70. ncbi The evolution of medical ethics education at the Medical College of Wisconsin
    Arthur R Derse
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    WMJ 105:18-20. 2006
  71. ncbi The epidemiology of traumatic brain injury in Wisconsin, 2001
    Kelly S Tieves
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Injury Research Center, USA
    WMJ 104:22-5, 54. 2005
    ..To implement more effective injury prevention and treatment programs, it is important to identify the regional impact, causes, risk factors, and trends of TBI. This report summarizes the public health impact of TBI in Wisconsin.
  72. pmc Wisconsin rural women's health study psychological factors and blood cholesterol level: difference between normal and overweight rural women
    Vatsal Chikani
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:47-53. 2004
    The aim of the present study is to investigate the effects of psychological factors on plasma lipid levels among rural women of central Wisconsin and to compare the effects of these variables among normal-weight and overweight women.
  73. ncbi Evaluation of fertilization-to-planting and fertilization-to-harvest intervals for safe use of noncomposted bovine manure in Wisconsin vegetable production
    Steven C Ingham
    Department of Food Science, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 1565, USA
    J Food Prot 68:1134-42. 2005
    Fresh bovine manure was mechanically incorporated into loamy sand and silty clay loam Wisconsin soils in April 2004...
  74. pmc Clinician knowledge and beliefs after statewide program to promote appropriate antimicrobial drug use
    Karen M Kiang
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:904-11. 2005
    In 1999, Wisconsin initiated an educational campaign for primary care clinicians and the public to promote judicious antimicrobial drug use. We evaluated its impact on clinician knowledge and beliefs; Minnesota served as a control state...
  75. ncbi Epidemiology of systemic lupus erythematosus in rural Wisconsin
    A L Naleway
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Lupus 14:862-6. 2005
    ..Epidemiologic characteristics of SLE in this rural Caucasian population are generally similar to those reported by other US studies. One notable difference is a relatively high incidence of SLE in older adults...
  76. ncbi Symptoms of pulmonary blastomycosis: northern Wisconsin, United States
    Dennis J Baumgardner
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Milwaukee Clinical Campus, St Luke s Medical Center, Aurora Health Care, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 15:250-6. 2004
    ..Pulmonary disease is the most common manifestation of the systemic fungal infection, blastomycosis. This study examines symptoms of pulmonary blastomycosis and possible age and gender differences in a 22-year case series...
  77. ncbi A comparison of cardiovascular disease risk factors in farm and non-farm residents: the Wisconsin Rural Women's Health Study
    Catherine McCarty
    Marshfield Clinic, 1000 N Oak Ave ML2, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    WMJ 101:34-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe the baseline difference in cardiovascular disease risk factors between farm and non-farm women in the Rural Women's Health Study...
  78. ncbi The burden of suicide in Wisconsin's older adult population
    Brendan T Wanta
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    WMJ 108:87-93. 2009
    Suicide rates in the older adult population are disproportionately high, yet most studies focus on youth suicide. This study characterized risk factors for elder suicide in Wisconsin.
  79. ncbi Integrated BIosphere Simulator (IBIS) yield and nitrate loss predictions for Wisconsin maize receiving varied amounts of nitrogen fertilizer
    Christopher J Kucharik
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, Univ of Wisconsin Madison, 1710 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    J Environ Qual 32:247-68. 2003
    ..180 kg N ha(-1)) fertilizer N application and in N-unfertilized plots on a silt loam soil near Arlington, Wisconsin. Predicted values of grain yield, harvest index, plant N uptake, residue C to N ratio, leaf area index (LAI), ..
  80. pmc Racial and ethnic disparities in nontraumatic dental-condition visits to emergency departments and physician offices: a study of the Wisconsin Medicaid program
    Christopher Okunseri
    Department of Clinical Services, Marqutte University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee 53201 1881, Wisconsin USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1657-66. 2008
    ..Nontraumatic dental condition (NTDC) visits occur in emergency departments (EDs) and physician offices (POs), but little is known about factors associated with NTDC visit rates to EDs and POs...
  81. ncbi Correlates of age at menarche among sixth grade students in Wisconsin
    Amy Trentham-Dietz
    University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, Madison, USA
    WMJ 104:65-9. 2005
    ..03) and participated in fewer hours of sporting activity (P=0.08) than students who had not yet reached menarche. These preliminary data suggest that further investigation of the determinants of menarche is both feasible and warranted...
  82. pmc Quality of work life of independent vs employed family physicians in Wisconsin: a WReN study
    John W Beasley
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53521, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:500-6. 2005
    Family physicians in Wisconsin who are mainly employed by large health care organizations have voiced concerns regarding the quality of their work lives...
  83. ncbi A survey of selected heavy metal concentrations in Wisconsin dairy feeds
    Y Li
    Laboratory for Environmental Remediation, Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China
    J Dairy Sci 88:2911-22. 2005
    ..survey determined the heavy metal content of 203 typical dairy ration components sampled from 54 dairy farms in Wisconsin. Lowest heavy metal concentrations were found in homegrown alfalfa (Medicago sativa L...
  84. pmc Incidence of sports and recreation related injuries resulting in hospitalization in Wisconsin in 2000
    R L Dempsey
    Injury Research Center, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Inj Prev 11:91-6. 2005
    ..the incidence and patterns of sports and recreation related injuries resulting in inpatient hospitalization in Wisconsin. Although much sports and recreation related injury research has focused on the emergency department setting, ..
  85. ncbi Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ): lessons learned
    M Ammar Hatahet
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    WMJ 103:45-8. 2004
    The Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality demonstrated that seven hospitals, six multi-specialty physician groups, four health plans and nine employers from across the state can agree upon goals and work collaboratively to ..
  86. ncbi Risk factors associated with hospitalization for unintentional falls: Wisconsin hospital discharge data for patients aged 65 and over
    Clare E Guse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine and Injury Research Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis 53226, USA
    WMJ 102:37-42. 2003
    To identify risk factors associated with hospitalizations for falls in Wisconsin in patients aged 65 and older.
  87. ncbi Smoking policies in manufacturing and assembly workplaces, Wisconsin, 1999
    E Aakko
    Wisconsin Tobacco Control Program, Madison, USA
    WMJ 100:67-9. 2001
    Although Wisconsin's clean indoor air law prohibits or restricts smoking in certain areas, it specifically exempts manufacturing and assembly workplaces from its provisions...
  88. ncbi Infectious diseases. U.S. monkeypox outbreak traced to Wisconsin pet dealer
    Martin Enserink
    Science 300:1639. 2003
  89. ncbi Occurrence of avian Plasmodium and West Nile virus in Culex species in Wisconsin
    Tony Hughes
    Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 237 Russell Labs, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:24-31. 2010
    ..We collected adult Culex pipiens and Cx. restuans (Cx. pipiens/restuans hereafter) from sites in Wisconsin and tested them for West Nile virus (WNV) and for avian malaria (Plasmodium). Gravid Cx...
  90. ncbi Chloroacetanilide herbicide metabolites in Wisconsin groundwater: 2001 survey results
    Jeffrey K Postle
    Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, Madison, Wisconsin 53708 8911, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 38:5339-43. 2004
    A survey of agricultural chemicals in Wisconsin groundwater was conducted between October 2000 and April 2001 to obtain a current picture of agricultural chemicals in groundwater used for private drinking water...
  91. ncbi Shifts in southern Wisconsin forest canopy and understory richness, composition, and heterogeneity
    David A Rogers
    Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin Madison, 430 Lincoln Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecology 89:2482-92. 2008
    We resurveyed the under- and overstory species composition of 94 upland forest stands in southern Wisconsin in 2002-2004 to assess shifts in canopy and understory richness, composition, and heterogeneity relative to the original surveys ..
  92. ncbi Clinical and epidemiological features of early Lyme disease and human granulocytic ehrlichiosis in Wisconsin
    E A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 29:1472-7. 1999
    ..The clinical spectrum of HGE overlaps that of Lyme disease, and physicians in areas of endemicity should consider both diseases in treating patients with a compatible rash or febrile illness...
  93. ncbi Regional variation in stroke mortality in Wisconsin, 1989-1998
    Steven A Haas
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Sociology, USA
    WMJ 101:28-31. 2002
    To evaluate the regional variation in stroke mortality and determine the level of excess stroke mortality in Wisconsin over the period 1989-1998.
  94. ncbi Donation after cardiac death: the university of wisconsin experience with renal transplantation
    Jeffrey T Cooper
    Department of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:1490-4. 2004
    ..Organ procurement organizations, transplant centers, and hospitals should work to expand the implementation of DCD policies...
  95. pmc Novel polymorphisms in mec genes and a new mec complex type in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates obtained in rural Wisconsin
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:3080-5. 2004
    ..The isolates had been collected over a 10-year period from patients living in rural Wisconsin, where the use of antibiotics was expected to be lower than in the bigger cities...
  96. ncbi Road development, housing growth, and landscape fragmentation in northern Wisconsin: 1937-1999
    Todd J Hawbaker
    Department of Forest Ecology and Management, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 1598, USA
    Ecol Appl 16:1222-37. 2006
    ..from five dates between 1937 and 1999 in 17 townships in predominantly forested landscapes in northern Wisconsin, U.S.A. Patch-level landscape metrics were calculated on terrestrial area outside of a 15-m road-effect zone...
  97. ncbi Long-distance dispersal of the gypsy moth (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) facilitated its initial invasion of Wisconsin
    Patrick C Tobin
    Forest Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Northern Research Station, 180 Canfield St, Morgantown, WV 26505 3101, USA
    Environ Entomol 37:87-93. 2008
    ..by stratified dispersal, and, although spread rates are variable in space and time, the gypsy moth has invaded Wisconsin at a consistently higher rate than in other regions...
  98. ncbi Legacies of historical land use on regional forest composition and structure in Wisconsin, USA (mid-1800s-1930s-2000s)
    Jeanine M Rhemtulla
    Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 19:1061-78. 2009
    ..In Wisconsin, USA, Euro-American settlement in the mid- to late 1800s was accompanied by widespread logging, agricultural ..
  99. ncbi Agriculture-related trends in groundwater quality of the glacial deposits aquifer, central Wisconsin
    David A Saad
    U S Geological Survey, 8505 Research Way, Middleton, WI 53562, USA
    J Environ Qual 37:S209-25. 2008
    ..that was used to measure and understand trends using data from two groundwater studies conducted in central Wisconsin as part of the USGS NAWQA program...
  100. ncbi Effects of the nuisance algae, Cladophora, on Escherichia coli at recreational beaches in Wisconsin
    Erik T Englebert
    Department of Biology and Microbiology, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Boulevard, Oshkosh, WI 54901, USA
    Sci Total Environ 404:10-7. 2008
    Recreational beaches constitute a large part of the 12 billion dollar per year tourism industry in Wisconsin. Beach closures due to microbial contamination are costly in terms of lost tourism revenue and adverse publicity for an area...
  101. ncbi Radium in Wisconsin drinking water: an analysis of osteosarcoma risk
    Clare E Guse
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Arch Environ Health 57:294-303. 2002
    ..98; 95% confidence interval = .93, 1.04; p = .56). The authors found no evidence that radium, at current levels in Wisconsin drinking water, resulted in excess cases of osteosarcoma.

Research Grants85

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  3. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  4. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  5. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  6. Efficacy of GABAA a5 receptor inverse agonists in learning impaired rats
    EARL MICHAEL GIBBS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..With this in mind, PWZ-029 was designed by Dr. James Cook of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, to be an inverse agonist for the GABAA receptor having subtype and functional selectivity ..
  7. Dynamics of Kinesins, Dyneins, and Myosins
    Paul R Selvin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Sweeney, UPenn, and I. Rayment, U. Wisconsin)...
  8. 5500 QTRAP
    John W Turk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Steven Beverley, WU, and Dr. James Bangs, Univ. Wisconsin-Madison);(5) Molecular bases of antimicrobial resistance and virulence in pathogenic Salmonella gram-negative ..
  9. Regulation of IFN-beta induction by P2X7 purinergic receptor signaling
    JUDITH ANNE SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The breadth of expertise present at the University of Wisconsin, through the Medical and Graduate schools, is tremendous...
  10. Mechanisms and Enviromental Determinants of Rhinovirus Illness Severity
    James E Gern; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The clinical centerpiece of the program is the proposed Wisconsin Infant Immune &Illness Surveillance Cohort ("WISC", Project 1), which will define how a naturally-occurring ..
  11. Adult and Transgenerational Toxicity Due to Developmental TCDD Exposure
    Tracie R Baker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The University of Wisconsin has numerous NIH-sponsored training programs, core facilities and funded researchers making it an ideal training ..
  12. WI State Public Health Lab Capacity for SCID Screening
    CHARLES DENNIS BROKOPP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will continue for three years, a full scale-fully integrated, SCID pilot program testing all Wisconsin newborns within the NBS program...
  13. CSHL 2010 Conference on Molecular Genetics and Bacteria & Phages
    David J Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Conference, traditionally held at Cold Spring Harbor and now being held in alternate years at the University of Wisconsin in Madison and at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, is a central forum for the presentation of new results in ..
  14. 2012 CSHL Bacteria &Phages Conference
    David J Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Conference, traditionally held at Cold Spring Harbor and now being held in alternate years at the University of Wisconsin in Madison and at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, is a central forum for the presentation of new results in ..
  15. Epidemiology of Retinopathy and other Complications in Long Term Type 1 Diabetes
    Michael Y Tsai; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..builds on a longitudinal representative cohort study of persons with long duration of T1DM participating in the Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy (WESDR, funded by NEI grants R01 EY03083 and R01 EY016379)...
  16. Breast Carcinoma in situ: Predicting Risk and Outcomes
    Amy Trentham-Dietz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Records from Wisconsin's statewide tumor registry, interview information, and publicly available data linked to the BCIS cases and ..
  17. Age-dependent microglial responses in hypoxia-ischemia
    PETER A FERRAZZANO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I will take formal coursework through the University of Wisconsin's Institute for Clinical and Translational Research in statistics, imaging methods, immunology, and ..
  18. Neuroprotection by Mitochondria-targeted Antioxidants
    ANUMANTHA GOUNDER KANTHASAMY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..free radical biology, neuropharmacology, and neurotoxicology from two institutions, the Medical College of Wisconsin and Iowa State University...
  19. Ocular Oxygen Metabolism and the Etiology of Open Angle Glaucoma
    Carla J Siegfried; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will collaborate with colleagues at the University of Wisconsin-Madison for a longitudinal study in older Rhesus macaques that will sequentially undergo vitrectomy surgery and ..
  20. Behavior Therapy for Adults with Tourette Syndrome
    Lawrence Scahill; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Medical Center/University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio (WHMC/UTHSCSA), and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM), have investigators with specific expertise in HRT...
  21. XeBox-E10 Gas Polarizer for Functional MRI of Pediatric Lung Disease
    SEAN BEDILION FAIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To develop the clinical infrastructure for pediatric lung MRI in the University of Wisconsin Department of Radiology inclusive of upgraded hardware on a new MR750w for multi- nuclear spectroscopy with 8 ..
  22. RESEARCH TRAINING IN HEMATOLOGY
    JOHN PATRICK SHEEHAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..D.- Ph.D. candidates and the long tradition of strong graduate programs at the University of Wisconsin. Fellows or residents in the Clinical Investigator track from the participating clinical Departments (Medicine, ..
  23. GE Healthcare Discovery MR750 3T MRI System
    FRANK KOROSEC; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in the Imaging Sciences Center of a newly-constructed, state-of-the-art medical research facility named the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) located on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison)...
  24. Linking Limnology to Cyanotoxins in Drinking Water Using Buoy Sensors and Auto-Sa
    Todd R Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..projects including the NSF Undergraduate Research in Biology and Mathematics (UBM) program at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (UWM), and resources, facilities, and services provided by the Global Lake Ecological Observatory ..
  25. Integrative Neural Systems Underlying Vital Aerodigestive Tract Functions
    Joanne Robbins; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Jointly sponsored by the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center of the William S...
  26. An interactive web-based intervention to achieve healthy weight in young children
    Ellen Wald; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..duration and scope, we will partner with the Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...
  27. Role of Fgfr2IIIb in epithelial mesenchymal signaling in intestinal development
    Peter F Nichol; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..All of these steps will facilitate my successful transition to independence. Environment: The University of Wisconsin is one of the premier research institutions in the United States with over 800 biologists on campus...
  28. A new smart neonatal incubator for real-time detection of sepsis
    De Ann M Pillers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Isomark's Team: In phase I, a team consisting of Isomark staff, University of Wisconsin's Neonatal researchers and GE Global Research engineers will address technical aspects of non-invasive ..
  29. Aging Together: Brothers and Sisters of the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study
    John Robert Warren; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..their in- person interviews in 2010-are randomly selected sisters or brothers of individuals who graduated from Wisconsin high schools in 1957 and who have been followed ever since...
  30. Sleep Disruption and Mild Cognitive Impairment in Veterans
    CYNTHIA HOLDEN PHELAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We intend to harness the state-of-the-art expertise of the Wisconsin Sleep Center researchers (leaders in sleep physiology) and the VA expertise in dementia research to study sleep ..
  31. Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease Biomarkers: Effects of Midlife Vascular Factors
    WHITNEY LEE WHARTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will make use of the University of Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center's (ADRC) NIH-funded cohort, comprised of middle-aged participants &..
  32. Genetic Mechanisms of Resistance against Cardiac Preconditioning
    Matthias L Riess; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In a unique chromosomal substitution (consomic) model constructed at the Medical College of Wisconsin introgression of BN chromosome 6 into SS renders the resulting SS6BN consomic more IR resistant while narrowing ..
  33. Anesthesiology Research Training Program
    Judy R Kersten; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..include a didactic core curriculum offered through the Division of Graduate Studies of the Medical College of Wisconsin and within the department of Anesthesiology...
  34. UAB Multi-user Fermentation Facility Upgrade
    NORMAN P HIGGINS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Wells. Dr. Wells was recruited to Birmingham from the University of Wisconsin to add 10 new faculties focused on molecular studies of a range of biochemical specialties...
  35. Post-Irradiation Intervention to Mitigate and Treat Non Hematological Radiation
    JOHN MOULDER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Center will be a Consortium made up of 5 projects and 5 cores drawn from 4 institutions: the Medical College of Wisconsin, the Henry Ford Health Systems, the University of Toronto, and Eukarion, Inc...
  36. CENTRAL THALAMIC DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION MODELS
    Nicholas D Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..at Weill- Cornell Medical in partnership with researchers at The Rockefeller University and Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr...
  37. The Role of Notch2 and Notch3 in Cutaneous Wound Healing
    Timothy W King; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..All of these steps will facilitate my successful transitin to independence. Environment: The University of Wisconsin is one of the premier research institutions in the United States with over 800 biologists on campus...
  38. Meditation and Exercise for Preventing Acute Respiratory Infection (MEPARI-2)
    Bruce P Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..primary outcome will be severity-weighted total days of ARI illness as assessed by self-reports on the validated Wisconsin Upper Respiratory Symptom Survey (WURSS-24)...
  39. Novel Methods for Dissolving Blood Clots
    GUY LELAND REED; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This work will be carried out with TSI's Phase II STTR partner, the University of Wisconsin. We will leverage our substantial pre-clinical data to form a strategic alliance with a big pharma partner with ..
  40. Newborn Screening, Malnutrition and Lung Disease in Children with Cystic Fibrosis
    HuiChuan J Lai; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..three ongoing, complimentary databases collected since 1985, namely, the CF Foundation Patient Registry, the Wisconsin Randomized Clinical Trial (RCT) of CF NBS Project and the Wisconsin Routine CF NBS Program, 2) to test the ..
  41. Stress and Type 2 Diabetes among Indigenous Adults
    Melissa L Walls; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..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...
  42. 1/3-Reducing Suicial Ideation Through Insomnia Treatment (REST-IT)
    WILLIAM VAUGHN MCCALL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..WFU) will be the coordinating site and a recruitment site, while Duke University (DU) and University of Wisconsin (UW) will also serve as recruiting sites...
  43. Barriers in Translating Genomic Research into State Public Health Programs
    Laura Senier; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..K01) is designed to support the career of Laura Senier, MPH, PhD, an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr...
  44. Molecular characterization of congenital cataract
    Elena V Semina; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..organization, city, state) Department of Pediatrics Children's Research Institute Medical College of Wisconsin 8701 Watertown Plank Road Milwaukee, WI 53226 KEY PERSONNEL. See instructions...
  45. Expanding small molecule functional metagenomics through shuttle BAC expression i
    CHENGCANG CHARLES WU; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Scientists at Lucigen Corporation and the University of Wisconsin at Madison will develop, utilize, and combine four aspects of novel technology innovation and genomic tools to ..
  46. Peripheral Sensitization as a Novel Mechanism for Pain in Sickle Cell Disease
    Amanda M Brandow; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in pediatric pain and will be guided by mentors and a scientific advisory committee at the Medical College of Wisconsin. The training plan takes advantage of training opportunities at the Medical College of Wisconsin and will also ..
  47. Consequences of Agricultural Injuries
    Susan Goodwin Gerberich; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..by the investigators, will involve a cohort of agricultural operations in the five-state region of Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Nebraska...
  48. The Role of Prefrontal Cortex in Emotion Regulation
    MICHAEL R KOENIGS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed program of training and research will be conducted at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, which is a leading institution in the neuroscientific study of emotion, featuring state-of-the art ..
  49. Admixture mapping in African American Asthmatic Children
    TESFAYE BAYE MERSHA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..at the University of Alabama Section on Statistical Genetics and the Human Genetics Center of Medical College of Wisconsin. These projects have been published in peer-review journals. Dr...
  50. Phase 2 Study of Glycomacropeptide vs. Amino Acid Diet for the Management of PKU
    Denise M Ney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The sites are: University of Wisconsin- Madison, Waisman Center (primary) and Harvard University, Children's Hospital Boston...
  51. Wisconsin Center of Excellence in Genomics Science
    Michael Olivier; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The focus of this proposed Wisconsin Center of Excellence in Genomics Science is to facilitate understanding of the complex and integrated regulatory ..
  52. Health Conditions among Elderly in Latin America
    ALBERTO B PALLONI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    This is a parallel application from researchers at the Population Research Centers of the University of Wisconsin and University of Maryland...
  53. Clinical Development of Combination Plague/Smallpox Vaccine
    CHARALAMBOS PARTIDOS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..involves productive collaborations between a small business (Inviragen), research institutions (University of Wisconsin, Colorado State University), and government agencies (United States Army Medical Research Institute of ..
  54. KIDNEY STONE INHIBITORS
    SHANTHA S SARANGAPANI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr.Jeff Wesson M.D, Nephrologist, at the medical College of Wisconsin, a well known authority in this area of will serve as an advisor for in vitro testing that will be conducted at ..
  55. Integrative Biology of Childhood Kidney Disease
    ELLIS DAVID AVNER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..an interdisciplinary Research Center of Excellence in Pediatric Nephrology (RCEPN) at the Medical College of Wisconsin to delineate the underlying genetic and cellular causes of childhood renal disease and its progression...
  56. MRI and Neuropsychological Findings in Schizophrenia, ADHD and Healthy Controls
    MARTHA ELIZABETH SHENTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Weschler Adult Intelligence Scale-Revised, Wisconsin Card Sorting Test, Trailmaking Test A and B, Continuous Performance Test, and Weschler Memory Scale will be used ..
  57. New Faculty Recruitment in Stem Cell and Regenerative Cardiovascular Biology
    Allen W Cowley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Cardiovascular Center (CVC) at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is a Biomedical Core Center with ongoing research related to the prevention, detection, treatment and cure of the complex set ..
  58. Core_plus Option_B_C_Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness in a Wisconsin Population
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. Ethics and Safeguards in Psychiatric Research
    Laura W Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the Developmental Phase, we will conduct focus groups with 100 lay stakeholders at Med Coll of Wisconsin &U of New Mexico SOM, and we will conduct key informant interviews with 20 professional stakeholders ..
  60. Biobehavioral Mechanisms for Severe Disruptive Behavior in Adolescent Girls
    ELIZABETH ANNE SHIRTCLIFF; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a correctional facility that offers treatment for the most severe adolescent female offenders in the state of Wisconsin. Saliva will be noninvasively collected ten times across two days to capture the diurnal rhythm of cortisol, ..
  61. Coinfection of Tick-borne Diseases in Areas of Wisconsin
    DIANE CAPORALE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..disease and several --cases of Babesiosis and Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis (HGE) are reported in the State of Wisconsin each year...
  62. Conference Support: NHP Models of Aging
    Joseph Kemnitz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The workshop will be held May 31-June 1, 2001, at the Monona Terrace Convention Center in Madison, Wisconsin, and will be hosted by the Wisconsin Regional Primate Research Center (WRPRC), University of Wisconsin-Madison...
  63. ANESTHETICS AND CARDIOPROTECTIVE SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION
    Judy Kersten; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..candidate for the Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award was awarded the MD degree from the University of Wisconsin and completed a residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Iowa and a research fellowship at the Medical ..
  64. 2012 Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC)
    Thomas C Zahrt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..junior faculty, and established investigators participate in this meeting annually, with attendees hailing from Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Minnesota, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, and Pennsylvania...
  65. Bioterrorism and Influenza Surveillance Network
    Jonathan Temte; Fiscal Year: 2003
    The Wisconsin Bioterrorism and Influenza Sentinel Surveillance Network [BISSEN] Background: The ability to conduct sentinel surveillance for infections resulting from bioterrorism and other emerging infections is becoming an essential ..
  66. Rapid Estimation of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness in a Wisconsin Population Coh
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We have conducted these studies in Wisconsin since the 2004-05 season, and we propose to continue this work...
  67. Structure/Function of Transcription Complex Regulation
    Robert Landick; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..E si Ib(S) (organization, city, state) University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI Rockefeller University, New York, NY Brandeis University, Waltham, MA Stanford University, Stanford,..
  68. Improving Case-Control Study Validity By Addressing Sampling Frame Limitations
    Matthew Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Using preliminary data from Wisconsin, we know that driver's license lists have been affected by privacy laws, and that approximately 30% of ..
  69. CLOSING GAP:APPLYING INJURY PREVENTION SCIENCE TO HEALTH
    Stephen Hargarten; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The Wisconsin Injury Research Center (WIRC) at the Medical College of Wisconsin and The Department of Health Policy and Management at The Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health request funding from the Agency for Healthcare ..
  70. Project WINNERS: Wisconsin Network for New Employment and Research Support
    Barbara J Bowers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing (PI), Lussier Community Education Center (CRA) and Goodman Community Center (CRA) will collaborate to establish Project WINNERS, an innovative statewide community-based research ..
  71. WISCONSIN LEADERSHIP SUMMIT
    PAUL CARBONE; Fiscal Year: 1993
    The Wisconsin Leadership Summit: The Challenge of Breast Cancer is a joint venture between the UW Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cancer Center of the Medical College of Wisconsin, American Cancer Society-Wisconsin Division, Wisconsin ..
  72. Upgrade of GE 3.0T SIGNA MRI Scanner for Enhanced Neuroimaging
    James S Hyde; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..James S. Hyde, Ph.D., Professor of Biophysics at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) was PI of that proposal and serves again as PI of this proposal...
  73. WISCONSIN CANCER CONTROL PROJECT
    Henry Anderson; Fiscal Year: 1991
    The Wisconsin Cancer Control Project addresses the need to decrease cancer incidence and mortality in Wisconsin...
  74. QUALITY IMPROVEMENT IN NURSING HOMES
    Francois Sainfort; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..between a research team from the Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis (CHSRA) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Wisconsin Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (WAHSA)...
  75. Eliciting Truly Informed Consent
    William Hendee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    With support from the NIH Human Subjects Research Enhancement Program, the Medical College of Wisconsin has developed 15 web-based educational modules to guide investigators and research coordinators in the production of informed consent ..
  76. Developing Shared EHR Infrastructure in Wisconsin
    Tim Size; Fiscal Year: 2004
    DESCRIPTION (provided by the applicant): Twelve rural hospitals that are members of the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative (including Reedsburg Area Medical Center), the Coop itself, and the Madison Patient Safety Collaborative have ..
  77. High-Throughput HomeLab System - R-AXIS++ Option
    Jung Ja Kim; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This is not only important for the Medical College of Wisconsin, but for the entire southeastern Wisconsin region, since this is the only facility in this region for performing ..
  78. Building Wisconsin's Community-Academic Infrastructure to Promote Aging Research
    Jane E Mahoney; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose to develop a Wisconsin Community-Academic Aging Research Network (CAARN), which will augment the capacity and effectiveness of both the ..
  79. Healthy Children, Strong Families and Supportive Communities Intervention
    Alexandra K Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..test interventions to improve the nutrition and physical activity environment for obesity and CVD prevention in Wisconsin American Indian (Al) children...
  80. WReN's Response to Emerging Public Health Threats
    Jonathan Temte; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The Wisconsin Research Network [WReN] is a well recognized and successful, yet presently quiescent, PBRN...
  81. 4.7T MRI Scanner for Small Animal Imaging Applications
    M Meyerand; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..7 Tesla (T) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanner for imaging small animals (primarily rodents). With the Wisconsin Molecular Imaging Center (WIMIC), the University of Wisconsin (UW) Comprehensive Cancer Center and the ..
  82. TEACHER/SCIENTIST PARTNERSHIPS--IMPACTING DRUG ABUSE
    RAYMOND KESSEL; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..educators and pre-service teachers in the fields of science, health, and elementary education; and University of wisconsin drug abuse researchers and junior scientists (gradate students, post doctorates, and fellows) involved in drug ..
  83. Proactive Risk Assessment of Primary Care of the Elderly
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Second, the research team of safety engineers and primary care physicians from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Family Medicine-Wisconsin Research and Education Network (WREN is the AHRQ-funded PRBN in ..