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  1. pmc Inter- and intraspecific variations of bacterial communities associated with marine sponges from san juan island, washington
    On On Lee
    Department of Biology, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:3513-21. 2009
  2. ncbi Monthly variation in preeclampsia prevalence: Washington State, 1987-2001
    Carole B Rudra
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:319-24. 2005
  3. ncbi Predictors and correlates of interest in assisted suicide in the final month of life among ALS patients in Oregon and Washington
    Linda Ganzini
    Mental Health Division, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 24:312-7. 2002
  4. ncbi Evaluation of the Washington state screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment project: cost outcomes for Medicaid patients screened in hospital emergency departments
    Sharon Estee
    Research and Data Analysis Division, Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, Olympia, WA 98504 5204, USA
    Med Care 48:18-24. 2010
  5. ncbi Moyamoya disease in Washington State and California
    Ken Uchino
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurology 65:956-8. 2005
  6. ncbi Lumbar fusion outcomes in Washington State workers' compensation
    Sham Maghout Juratli
    Occupational Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Program, University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98103 9058, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2715-23. 2006
  7. ncbi Cold-related cardiac mortality in King County, Washington, USA 1980-2001
    A Cagle
    Emergency Medical Services Division, Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 32:525-37. 2005
  8. ncbi Temporal trends in sexual behaviors and sexually transmitted disease history among 18- to 39-year-old Seattle, Washington, residents: results of random digit-dial surveys
    Sevgi O Aral
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:710-7. 2005
  9. ncbi Retention in publicly funded methadone maintenance treatment in two Western States
    Dennis Deck
    RMC Research Corporation, 522 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 1407, Portland, OR 97204, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:43-60. 2005
  10. pmc Genetic variants of Anaplasma phagocytophilum infecting dogs in Western Washington State
    Florence M Poitout
    Phoenix Central Laboratory, 11620 Airport Rd, Everett, WA 98204 3742, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:796-801. 2005

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  1. pmc Inter- and intraspecific variations of bacterial communities associated with marine sponges from san juan island, washington
    On On Lee
    Department of Biology, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:3513-21. 2009
    This study attempted to assess whether conspecific or congeneric sponges around San Juan Island, Washington, harbor specific bacterial communities...
  2. ncbi Monthly variation in preeclampsia prevalence: Washington State, 1987-2001
    Carole B Rudra
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 18:319-24. 2005
    We investigated the extent of monthly variation in preeclampsia prevalence among primiparous women in Washington State who delivered from 1987 through 2001.
  3. ncbi Predictors and correlates of interest in assisted suicide in the final month of life among ALS patients in Oregon and Washington
    Linda Ganzini
    Mental Health Division, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 24:312-7. 2002
    ..ill patients, we surveyed 50 caregivers of decedent amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients from Oregon and Washington regarding perceptions of patients' interest in assisted suicide and their physical and emotional state in the ..
  4. ncbi Evaluation of the Washington state screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment project: cost outcomes for Medicaid patients screened in hospital emergency departments
    Sharon Estee
    Research and Data Analysis Division, Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, Olympia, WA 98504 5204, USA
    Med Care 48:18-24. 2010
    ..We evaluated a screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) program, implemented in 9 hospital emergency departments (ED) in Washington State.
  5. ncbi Moyamoya disease in Washington State and California
    Ken Uchino
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurology 65:956-8. 2005
    The authors identified 298 diagnoses of moyamoya in California and Washington from hospital discharge databases during the period 1987 to 1998. The incidence was 0.086/100,000 persons...
  6. ncbi Lumbar fusion outcomes in Washington State workers' compensation
    Sham Maghout Juratli
    Occupational Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Program, University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98103 9058, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2715-23. 2006
    ..Retrospective population-based cohort study...
  7. ncbi Cold-related cardiac mortality in King County, Washington, USA 1980-2001
    A Cagle
    Emergency Medical Services Division, Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 32:525-37. 2005
    ..Studies have shown that cardiac deaths increase during the winter months and that death rates can be tightly predicted from temperature rather than other atmospheric phenomena such as barometric pressure, humidity, or pollution...
  8. ncbi Temporal trends in sexual behaviors and sexually transmitted disease history among 18- to 39-year-old Seattle, Washington, residents: results of random digit-dial surveys
    Sevgi O Aral
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 32:710-7. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe sexual behaviors of Seattle residents in 2003-2004 and report changes since 1995...
  9. ncbi Retention in publicly funded methadone maintenance treatment in two Western States
    Dennis Deck
    RMC Research Corporation, 522 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 1407, Portland, OR 97204, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:43-60. 2005
    ..in methadone maintenance treatment among Medicaid-eligible adults in treatment for opiate use in Oregon and Washington. Logistic regression was used to examine the contributions of predisposing, need, and enabling characteristics ..
  10. pmc Genetic variants of Anaplasma phagocytophilum infecting dogs in Western Washington State
    Florence M Poitout
    Phoenix Central Laboratory, 11620 Airport Rd, Everett, WA 98204 3742, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:796-801. 2005
    Eight dogs from western Washington State suspected of being infected with Anaplasma phagocytophilum because of the finding of morulae in peripheral blood neutrophils were studied for determination of the etiologic agent of disease...
  11. ncbi Behavioral risk factors and use of preventive services among veterans in Washington State
    Thomas Koepsell
    Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, VAPSHCS, Box 152E, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Prev Med 35:557-62. 2002
    ..Little is known about the special preventive health needs of U.S. veterans and the 3.6 million users of VA health care...
  12. ncbi Occupational heat illness in Washington State, 1995-2005
    David Bonauto
    Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention Program, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Olympia, Washington 98504 4330, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:940-50. 2007
    ..Little information exists describing the incidence of heat-related illness (HRI) among non-military working populations. An analysis of HRI cases utilizing workers' compensation data has not been previously reported...
  13. ncbi Community orthodontists and craniofacial care: results of a Washington state survey
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Craniofacial Center, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:521-5. 2005
    ..Little is known about community orthodontists' previous training in, experience with, or receptivity to caring for children with craniofacial disorders...
  14. pmc Claims incidence of work-related disorders of the upper extremities: Washington state, 1987 through 1995
    B Silverstein
    Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention Program, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Olympia 98504 4330, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1827-33. 1998
    This study examined the claim incidence rate, cost, and industry distribution of work-related upper extremity disorders in Washington.
  15. ncbi Incidence and outcomes of acute lung injury
    Gordon D Rubenfeld
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1685-93. 2005
    ..Despite recent advances in our understanding of the mechanism and treatment of acute lung injury, its incidence and outcomes in the United States have been unclear...
  16. ncbi Agricultural-related chemical exposures, season of conception, and risk of gastroschisis in Washington State
    Sarah A Waller
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific St, Box 356460, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:241.e1-6. 2010
    ..We sought to determine if periconceptional exposure to agrichemicals was associated with the development of gastroschisis...
  17. pmc Tuberculosis outbreak in marijuana users, Seattle, Washington, 2004
    John E Oeltmann
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1156-9. 2006
    ..A large proportion of their friends, 14 (64%) of 22, had positive tuberculin skin-test results. The behavior of "hotboxing" (smoking marijuana inside a closed car with friends to repeatedly inhale exhaled smoke) fueled transmission...
  18. pmc Pregnancy outcomes in women infected with Chlamydia trachomatis: a population-based cohort study in Washington State
    Magaly M Blas
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 83:314-8. 2007
    To measure the risk of preterm delivery, premature rupture of membranes, infant low birth weight and infant mortality, by a population-based retrospective cohort study using Washington State birth certificate data.
  19. pmc Environmental investigations of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in oysters after outbreaks in Washington, Texas, and New York (1997 and 1998)
    A DePaola
    Gulf Coast Seafood Laboratory, Food and Drug Administration, Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66:4649-54. 2000
    ..densities and the occurrence of pathogenic strains in shellfish were determined following outbreaks in Washington, Texas, and New York...
  20. pmc Association of the built environment with physical activity and obesity in older persons
    Ethan M Berke
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:486-92. 2007
    ..We examined whether older persons who live in areas that are conducive to walking are more active or less obese than those living in areas where walking is more difficult...
  21. ncbi Comparison of organophosphorus pesticide metabolite levels in single and multiple daily urine samples collected from preschool children in Washington State
    John C Kissel
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:164-71. 2005
    A total organophosphorus pesticide exposure study was conducted in Washington State in 1998 in a sample population of 13 children aged 2.5-5.5 years...
  22. ncbi Association between particulate matter and emergency room visits, hospital admissions and mortality in Spokane, Washington
    James C Slaughter
    Department of Environmental Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 15:153-9. 2005
    ..admissions and emergency room (ER) visits for respiratory and cardiac conditions and mortality in Spokane, Washington. We used a log-linear generalized linear model to compare daily averages of PM and carbon monoxide with daily ..
  23. ncbi Analysis of trends in coronary artery bypass grafting and percutaneous coronary intervention rates in Washington state from 1987 to 2001
    Matthew R Ulrich
    Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:836-9. 2003
    To determine if the actual rate of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) has been decreasing in Washington state, CABG and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedure rates from 1987 to 2001 were age- and gender-adjusted and ..
  24. pmc Children's exposure to chlorpyrifos and parathion in an agricultural community in central Washington State
    Richard A Fenske
    Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7234, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:549-53. 2002
    ..residences, and their metabolic by-products, in the urine of children 6 years old or younger in a central Washington State agricultural community...
  25. pmc Who is caring for the underserved? A comparison of primary care physicians and nonphysician clinicians in California and Washington
    Kevin Grumbach
    Center for California Health Workforce Studies, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:97-104. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the geographic distribution and patient populations of physician and nonphysician primary care clinicians...
  26. ncbi Tissue contaminants and associated transcriptional response in trout liver from high elevation lakes of Washington
    Patrick W Moran
    U S Geological Survey, Washington Water Science Center, Tacoma, Washington 98402, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:6591-7. 2007
    The consistent cold temperatures and large amount of precipitation in the Olympic and Cascade ranges of Washington State are thought to enhance atmospheric deposition of contaminants...
  27. ncbi Spring 2009 H1N1 influenza outbreak in King County, Washington
    Tao Sheng Kwan-Gett
    Public Health Seattle and King County, 401 Fifth Ave, CNK 0900, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 3:S109-16. 2009
    In April 2009, King County, Washington, experienced a sustained outbreak of 2009 H1N1 influenza A. This report describes the epidemiology of that outbreak in King County, home to a diverse population of 1.9 million people.
  28. ncbi Source apportionment of PM2.5 at an urban IMPROVE site in Seattle, Washington
    Naydene N Maykut
    Puget Sound Clean Air Agency, 110 Union Street, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 37:5135-42. 2003
    ..The PMF model was able to do this without the additional carbon species, relying on selected trace elements to distinguish the various combustion sources...
  29. ncbi Autism prevalence and precipitation rates in California, Oregon, and Washington counties
    Michael Waldman
    Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:1026-34. 2008
    ..To investigate empirically the possibility of an environmental trigger for autism among genetically vulnerable children that is positively associated with precipitation...
  30. ncbi Impact of foreign-born persons on HIV diagnosis rates among Blacks in King County, Washington
    James B Kent
    HIV Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Public Health Seattle and King County, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:60-7. 2005
    To characterize HIV and AIDS cases in foreign-born persons in King County, Washington, HIV surveillance data were analyzed by place of birth, race and ethnicity, mode of transmission, and year of HIV diagnosis...
  31. ncbi Outbreak of coccidioidomycosis in Washington state residents returning from Mexico
    L Cairns
    Section of Communicable Disease Epidemiology, Washington State Department of Health, and Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 30:61-4. 2000
    In July 1996 the Washington State Department of Health (Seattle) was notified of a cluster of a flulike, rash-associated illness in a 126-member church group, many of whom were adolescents...
  32. ncbi University of Washington and partners' program to teach middle school students about neuroscience and science careers
    S L Cunningham
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7266, USA
    Acad Med 74:318-21. 1999
    ..neuroscience-focused project aimed at middle-school students and teachers primarily throughout Washington State and also across the country...
  33. ncbi How traditional Chinese medicine acupuncturists would diagnose and treat chronic low back pain: results of a survey of licensed acupuncturists in Washington State
    K J Sherman
    Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Complement Ther Med 9:146-53. 2001
    ..This survey was undertaken to learn how Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncturists' diagnose and treat patients with chronic low back pain in order to develop a standardized treatment for a clinical trial of that condition...
  34. pmc Testing the recommendations of the Washington State Nutrition and Physical Activity Plan: the Moses Lake case study
    Donna B Johnson
    Center for Public Health Nutrition and Nutritional Sciences Program, University of Washington, PO Box 353410, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A59. 2006
    The Washington State Nutrition and Physical Activity Plan provides a framework in which policy makers can work together to build and support healthy environments for nutrition and physical activity...
  35. ncbi Adverse perinatal outcomes and risk for postpartum suicide attempt in Washington state, 1987-2001
    Melissa A Schiff
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e669-75. 2006
    ..Our objectives were to determine the temporal risk period for these events and to assess whether maternal complications and adverse infant outcomes are associated with risk for postpartum suicide attempt...
  36. ncbi Effect of Medicare coverage on use of invasive colorectal cancer screening tests
    Cynthia W Ko
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Washington, Box 356424, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2581-6. 2002
    ..Screening for colorectal cancer is now widely recommended but underused. Lack of insurance coverage for screening tests may be one reason patients do not undergo these procedures...
  37. ncbi Laboratory investigation of an E. coli O157:H7 outbreak associated with swimming in Battle Ground Lake, Vancouver, Washington
    Mansour Samadpour
    Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Box 357234, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Environ Health 64:16-20, 26, 25. 2002
    ..coli O157:H7 associated with swimming in Battle Ground Lake in Clark Country, Washington. E. coli O157:H7 was isolated from duck feces, as well as from two water samples...
  38. pmc A partnership in teaching evidence-based medicine to interns at the University of Washington Medical Center
    Andrea Ryce
    National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Northwest Region, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 95:283-6. 2007
  39. ncbi Opioid use for chronic low back pain: A prospective, population-based study among injured workers in Washington state, 2002-2005
    Gary M Franklin
    Departments of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Clin J Pain 25:743-51. 2009
    ..To determine (1) the natural history of prescription opioid use, (2) the predictors of long-term opioid use, and (3) the association between opioid dose and pain and function in a large cohort of workers with recent back injuries...
  40. ncbi Fumigant-related illnesses: Washington State's five-year experience
    J L Burgess
    Environmental Occupational Health Unit, University of Arizona Prevention Center, Tucson 85719 4197, USA
    J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 38:7-14. 2000
    Exposure to fumigants may have severe or persistent health effects. Washington State's fumigant-related illnesses were reviewed to better understand the circumstances surrounding exposure and resultant health effects.
  41. pmc Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus epidemic clone USA300 in isolates from Florida and Washington
    Jill C Roberts
    Center for Biological Defense, University of South Florida College of Public Health, Bureau of Laboratories Tampa, 33612, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:225-6. 2006
    We examined 299 methicillin-resistant, community-associated Staphylococcus aureus isolates from Florida and Washington State for the presence of the USA300 epidemic clone...
  42. pmc Isolation of metronidazole-resistant Bacteroides fragilis carrying the nimA nitroreductase gene from a patient in Washington State
    Jeffrey M Schapiro
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington Medical Center, Box 357110, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4127-9. 2004
    ..fragilis strains in the United States and the importance of susceptibility testing in selected situations...
  43. ncbi Health risks associated with contamination of groundwater by abandoned mines near Twisp in Okanogan County, Washington, USA
    Daniel Peplow
    College of Forestry, University of Washington, Box 352100, 3841 42nd Ave NE, Seattle, Washington 98195 2100, USA
    Environ Geochem Health 26:69-79. 2004
    ..exposure among residents consuming water from wells adjacent to abandoned mines near Twisp, in Okanogan County, Washington, USA, estimated the risk of adverse health effects, and considered the degree of uncertainty associated with the ..
  44. ncbi Addressing global health through the marriage of public health and medicine: developing the University of Washington department of global health
    F Bruder Stapleton
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Acad Med 81:897-901. 2006
    ..Building on strong university-based and community-based programs in global health, the University of Washington has created a unique Department of Global Health that is housed jointly in its School of Public Health and ..
  45. ncbi Incidence and characteristics of hospitalized patients with pressure ulcers: State of Washington, 1987 to 2000
    Jeffrey R Scott
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:630-4. 2006
    ..Guidelines have been promulgated to prevent pressure ulcers in hospitalized patients. The purpose of this study was to determine whether these guidelines have, in fact, reduced the incidence of pressure sores...
  46. ncbi Oral health in the pediatric practice setting: a survey of Washington State pediatricians
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:111-4. 2004
    ..Pediatric health care providers may be the only source of preventive oral health education for families of young children who lack access to professional dental care...
  47. ncbi Telephone notification of HIV test results: impact in King County, Washington
    Laura A McKinstry
    Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195 7720, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:796-800. 2007
    ..We evaluated if receiving HIV test results over the telephone was associated with a change in the number of persons who received results...
  48. ncbi Working across the boundaries of health professions disciplines in education, research, and service: the University of Washington experience
    Pamela H Mitchell
    University of Washington School of Nursing, Center for Health Sciences Interprofessional Education, Seattle, Washington 98195 7266, USA
    Acad Med 81:891-6. 2006
    ..their educational, research, and service missions? The authors summarize the history of the University of Washington (UW) Health Sciences Center in promoting interprofessional collaboration in education, service and research; ..
  49. ncbi Temporary workers in Washington state
    Caroline K Smith
    Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Olympia, Washington, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:135-45. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the workers' compensation experience of a large cohort of temporary agency employed workers with those in standard forms of employment...
  50. ncbi Serum concentrations of perfluorooctanesulfonate and other fluorochemicals in an elderly population from Seattle, Washington
    Geary W Olsen
    Medical Department, 3M Company, Mail Stop 220 3W 05, St Paul, MN 55144, USA
    Chemosphere 54:1599-611. 2004
    ..Similar to other reported findings of younger adults, the geometric mean serum PFOS concentration in non-occupational adult populations likely approximates 30-40 ppb with 95% of the population's serum PFOS concentrations below 100 ppb...
  51. ncbi First occurrence of Ochlerotatus japonicus in the state of Washington
    Monica R Roppo
    Washington Department of Health, Office of Environmental Health and Safety, 7171 Cleanwater Lane Building 3, PO Box 47825, Olympia, WA 98504 7825, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 20:83-4. 2004
    This is a report on the 1st occurrence of Ochlerotatus japonicus in the state of Washington. In August through November 2001, immature stages were found near the King County communities of Carnation (2 sites), Black Diamond, Kent, and ..
  52. ncbi Improved clinical outcomes for fee-for-service physician practices participating in a diabetes care collaborative
    Rob Benedetti
    Rockwood Clinic, Spokane, Washington, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:187-94. 2004
    The Rockwood Clinic in Spokane, Washington, participated in the Washington State Diabetes Collaborative, which promoted spread of the Chronic Care Model...
  53. ncbi Back injuries among union carpenters in Washington State, 1989-2003
    Hester J Lipscomb
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina27710, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:463-74. 2008
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  54. ncbi Evaluation of full vs. partial continuum of care in the treatment of publicly funded substance abusers in Washington State
    James R McKay
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:307-38. 2002
    ..study evaluated the relative effectiveness of two forms of publicly funded substance abuse treatment provided in Washington State: The full continuum (FC), in which clients receive approximately three weeks of inpatient treatment prior ..
  55. pmc Effect of racial/ethnic misclassification of American Indians and Alaskan Natives on Washington State death certificates, 1989-1997
    Paul Stehr-Green
    Northwest Tribal Epidemiology Center The EpiCenter, Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board, 527 SW Hall, Suite 300, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:443-4. 2002
    This study examined effects of racial/ethnic misclassification of American Indians and Alaskan Natives on Washington State death certificates.
  56. ncbi Cesarean delivery and postpartum mortality among primiparas in Washington State, 1987-1996(1)
    M Lydon-Rochelle
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 97:169-74. 2001
    ..To examine the association between delivery method and mortality within 6 months of delivery among primiparas...
  57. ncbi Bringing the human genome and the revolution in bioinformatics to the medical school classroom: a case report from Washington University School of Medicine
    J Magee
    Medical Scientist Training Program, Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 63110-6666, USA
    Acad Med 76:852-5. 2001
    ..At Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM), the authors designed a module for teaching these skills to first-year ..
  58. ncbi Speech and voice outcomes in oropharyngeal cancer and evaluation of the University of Washington Quality of Life speech domain
    L Thomas
    Alderhey Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 34:34-42. 2009
    ..Radical treatment of oropharyngeal cancer can have significant impact on speech & voice outcomes...
  59. ncbi Relationship between visits to emergency departments for asthma and ozone exposure in greater Seattle, Washington
    Therese F Mar
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 103:474-9. 2009
    ..Air pollution is known to affect asthma symptoms in controlled and epidemiologic studies...
  60. ncbi Language preference and non-traumatic low back disorders in Washington State workers' compensation
    David K Bonauto
    Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention Program, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Olympia, Washington 98504 4330, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:204-15. 2010
    ..Workers in the United States with limited English proficiency likely perform more hazardous work, experience higher rates of work-related injury and illness, and have worse disability outcomes...
  61. pmc Spatial and temporal patterns in the microbial diversity of a meromictic soda lake in Washington State
    Pedro A Dimitriu
    Biological Sciences Department, University of Missouri Rolla, Rolla, Missouri 65409 11201, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:4877-88. 2008
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  62. pmc Accuracy of external cause of injury codes reported in Washington State hospital discharge records
    M LeMier
    Washington State Department of Health, Injury Prevention Program, Olympia, USA
    Inj Prev 7:334-8. 2001
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of external cause of injury codes (E codes) reported in computerized hospital discharge records...
  63. ncbi The effects of seston lipids on zooplankton fatty acid composition in Lake Washington, Washington, USA
    Joseph L Ravet
    Department of Civil Engineering, Box 352700, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 2700, USA
    Ecology 91:180-90. 2010
    We collected suspended particulate matter (seston) and zooplankton samples from Lake Washington in Seattle, Washington, U.S.A...
  64. ncbi Characteristics of patients with chronic pain accessing treatment with medical cannabis in Washington State
    Sunil K Aggarwal
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Opioid Manag 5:257-86. 2009
    ..This study was conducted to better understand the characteristics of chronic pain patients seeking treatment with medicinal cannabis (MC)...
  65. pmc Perceptions of environmental and occupational health hazards among agricultural workers in Washington State
    Jonathan N Hofmann
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AAOHN J 57:359-71. 2009
    ..Interviews were conducted with 389 agricultural workers in the Yakima Valley of central Washington State in the summers of 2004 and 2005...
  66. ncbi Workers' compensation claims for needlestick injuries among healthcare workers in Washington State, 1996-2000
    Syed M Shah
    Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention SHARP Program, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Olympia, Washington, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:775-81. 2005
    To characterize accepted workers' compensation claims for needlestick injuries filed by healthcare workers (HCWs) in non-hospital compared with hospital settings in Washington State.
  67. ncbi Academic degrees and clinical practice characteristics: the University of Washington physician assistant program: 1969-2000
    Timothy C Evans
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Rural Health 22:212-9. 2006
    ..The physician assistant profession has been moving toward requiring master's degrees for new practitioners, but some argue this could change the face of the discipline...
  68. ncbi Outcomes of planned home births in Washington State: 1989-1996
    Jenny W Y Pang
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:253-9. 2002
    To determine whether there was a difference between planned home births and planned hospital births in Washington State with regard to certain adverse infant outcomes (neonatal death, low Apgar score, need for ventilator support) and ..
  69. ncbi Meeting the needs of regional minority groups: the University of Washington's programs to increase the American Indian and Alaskan native physician workforce
    David Acosta
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 7430, USA
    Acad Med 81:863-70. 2006
    ..The University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM) is the nation's only medical school that serves a five-state region (Washington, ..
  70. pmc Percutaneous injuries among dental professionals in Washington State
    Syed M Shah
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:269. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to identify the circumstances and equipment related to percutaneous injuries among dental professionals...
  71. ncbi Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and clinical associations among veiled East African women in Washington State
    Susan D L Reed
    Public Health Services Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:206-13. 2007
    ..This could in part explain the high prevalence of fatigue, musculoskeletal complaints, and depressive symptoms in this population...
  72. ncbi Elevated Fe(II) and dissolved Fe in hypoxic shelf waters off Oregon and Washington: an enhanced source of iron to coastal upwelling regimes
    Maeve C Lohan
    School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Science, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    Environ Sci Technol 42:6462-8. 2008
    ....
  73. ncbi An oral health curriculum for medical students at the University of Washington
    Wendy E Mouradian
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Acad Med 80:434-42. 2005
    ..To create an oral health curriculum for medical students at the University of Washington School of Medicine, the authors (beginning in 2003) (1) reviewed current evidence of medical education and ..
  74. ncbi Preventive dental care for young, Medicaid-insured children in Washington state
    Charlotte Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e120-7. 2009
    ..The Access to the Baby and Childhood Dentistry (ABCD) program of Washington State is targeted to Medicaid-insured children <6 years of age to improve their access to PDC.
  75. ncbi Two nosocomial pertussis outbreaks and their associated costs - King County, Washington, 2004
    Henry C Baggett
    Communicable Diseases, Epidemiology, and Immunization Section, Public Health, Seattle and King County, WA, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:537-43. 2007
    ..We describe and estimate costs associated with 2 nosocomial pertussis outbreaks in King County, Washington, during the period from July 25 to September 15, 2004...
  76. ncbi Optimum timing of miticide applications for control of Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae) in Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae) in Washington State, USA
    J P Strange
    Department of Entomology, Washington State University, Pullman 99164 6382, USA
    J Econ Entomol 94:1324-31. 2001
    ....
  77. ncbi Maternal occupation in agriculture and risk of limb defects in Washington State, 1980-1993
    L S Engel
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:193-8. 2000
    ..This study examined the association between maternal occupational exposure to agricultural chemicals and the risk of limb defects among offspring...
  78. ncbi Changing patterns of drug and alcohol use in fatally injured drivers in Washington State
    Eugene W Schwilke
    Washington State Toxicology Laboratory, Forensic Laboratory Services Bureau, Washington State Patrol, 2203 Airport Way S, Seattle, WA 98134
    J Forensic Sci 51:1191-8. 2006
    We have previously reported on patterns of drug and alcohol use in fatally injured drivers in Washington State. Here we revisit that population to examine how drug use patterns have changed in the intervening 9 years...
  79. pmc Profile of medical charges for children by health status group and severity level in a Washington State Health Plan
    John M Neff
    Center for Children with Special Needs, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:73-89. 2004
    ..Data Sources Enrollment, claims, and charges data from a Washington State health plan. The study population includes all children ages 0 to 18 years during calendar year 1999.
  80. ncbi Orofacial cleft malformations: associations with maternal and infant characteristics in Washington State
    Lisa A DeRoo
    Office of MCH Programs, Community and Family Health, Washington State Department of Health, Olympia, Washington, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:637-42. 2003
    ..of orofacial cleft malformations and investigate variations in prevalence according to maternal and infant characteristics, we analyzed a cohort of 298,138 live births delivered between 1987 and 1990 to residents of Washington State.
  81. ncbi Detecting small for gestational age infants: the development of a population-based reference for Washington state
    Sherry Lipsky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Perinatol 22:405-12. 2005
    ..of this study was to develop a birthweight for gestational age reference that more accurately represents the Washington state population, focusing on SGA...
  82. ncbi Hospitalizations for pediatric intoxication in Washington State, 1987-1997
    F Gauvin
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington School of Medicine and Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:1105-10. 2001
    ..during an 11-year period (1987-1997), in the incidence of hospitalization due to intoxication among children in Washington State and circumstances of ingestion, agents used, hospital length of stay, charges, and mortality...
  83. ncbi How family, community, and work structured high blood pressure accounts: from African Americans in Washington State
    Doris M Boutain
    University of Washington, School of Nursing in the Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, USA
    J Holist Nurs 26:173-82; discussion 183-4. 2008
    ..demographics and paid and unpaid work structured participants' accounts of high blood pressure experiences in Washington State...
  84. pmc The effect of substance abuse treatment on Medicaid expenditures among general assistance welfare clients in Washington state
    Thomas M Wickizer
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Milbank Q 84:555-76. 2006
    ..in medical care expenditures (primarily Medicaid expenses) for General Assistance (GA) welfare clients in Washington State. The treatment group included 3,235 GA clients who received treatment during 2000 or 2001...
  85. ncbi The long-term effect of an innovative family physician curricular pathway on the specialty and location of graduates of the University of Washington
    T J Phillips
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Acad Med 74:285-8. 1999
    ..To report the specialty and rural/urban distribution a mean of 19 years after graduation for a cohort of students from a family physician curricular pathway...
  86. ncbi A new oral health elective for medical students at the University of Washington
    Wendy E Mouradian
    Pediatric Dentistry Dental Public Health Sciences, Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Teach Learn Med 18:336-42. 2006
    ..Oral health is an important but inadequately addressed area in medical school curricula. Primary care practitioners are in an ideal position to help prevent oral disease but lack the knowledge to do so...
  87. ncbi New distribution records of mosquitoes in eastern Washington State
    Wade H Petersen
    Washington State University, Department of Entomology, PO Box 646382 FSHN 166, Pullman, WA 99164 6382, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:88-90. 2010
    The records of mosquito species in eastern Washington State are sparse, relative to other areas of the state...
  88. ncbi Washington Clinical Laboratory Initiative: a vision for collaboration and strategic planning for an integrated laboratory system
    J M Counts
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 15:97-100. 2001
    ..The Washington Clinical Laboratory Initiative is an innovative state initiative illustrating that coordinated and integrated ..
  89. ncbi A data driven process in Washington State to improve systems of care for children with special health care needs: the National Survey of CSHCN
    Stacey De Fries
    Office of Maternal and Child Health, Washington State Department of Health, Olympia, Washington, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:S117-20. 2005
    ..This is not a research report...
  90. ncbi Trends in adoption of electronic health records by family physicians in Washington State
    Glen R Stream
    Clinical Information Services, Rockwood Clinic, 14408 East Sprague Avenue, Spokane, Washington 99216, USA
    Inform Prim Care 17:145-52. 2009
    ..is encouraged by health plans, government agencies, and both the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Washington Academy of Family Physicians (WAFP), but rates of EHR adoption by family physicians in Washington were ..
  91. ncbi Isolation and characterization of a rhabdovirus from starry flounder (Platichthys stellatus) collected from the northern portion of Puget Sound, Washington, USA
    Christina Mork
    University of Washington Friday Harbour Laboratories, 620 University Road, Friday Harbour, WA 98250, USA
    J Gen Virol 85:495-505. 2004
    ..stellatus) collected during a viral survey of marine fishes from the northern portion of Puget Sound, Washington, USA, is reported...
  92. pmc Sulfur-oxidizing bacteria in Soap Lake (Washington State), a meromictic, haloalkaline lake with an unprecedented high sulfide content
    Dimitry Y Sorokin
    Department of Biotechnology, Delft University of Technology, 2628 BC Delft, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:451-5. 2007
    ..techniques were used to study the diversity of chemolithoautotrophic sulfur-oxidizing bacteria in Soap Lake (Washington State), a meromictic, haloalkaline lake containing an unprecedentedly high sulfide concentration in the anoxic ..
  93. pmc Blood cholinesterases from Washington State orchard workers
    Barry W Wilson
    Department of Animal Science and Department Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 83:59-61. 2009
    Court-ordered monitoring of blood cholinesterases (ChEs) from orchard workers in Washington State is underway. In 2008, the mean red blood cell acetylcholinesterase (AChE, EC 3.1.1.7) activity was 9.65 +/- 1...
  94. ncbi The economic burden of carpal tunnel syndrome: long-term earnings of CTS claimants in Washington State
    Michael Foley
    Safety and Health Assessment and Research for Prevention SHARP Program, Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Olympia, Washington 98504 4330, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:155-72. 2007
    ..The post-claim earnings of a cohort of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) claimants are tracked over a period of 6 years and compared to the earnings of claimants with either upper extremity fractures or dermatitis...
  95. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) by Washington State hospices
    Leila E Kozak
    Bastyr University Research Center, 14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore, WA 98028, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 25:463-8. 2008
    To assess the use of complementary and alternative medicine in hospice care in the state of Washington.
  96. ncbi Polybrominated diphenyl ether flame retardants in eggs may reduce reproductive success of ospreys in Oregon and Washington, USA
    Charles J Henny
    US Geological Survey, Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center, 3200 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis, OR, 97331, USA
    Ecotoxicology 18:802-13. 2009
    ..The eggs were collected from nests along the Columbia, Willamette and Yakima rivers of Oregon (OR) and Washington (WA) and in Puget Sound (WA) between 2002 and 2007...
  97. ncbi Geographic and occupational risk factors for ventricular septal defects: Washington State, 1987-2003
    Maneesh Batra
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:89-95. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to address the hypothesis that parents' residence in eastern Washington, a region heavily dominated by the agricultural industry, and employment in agriculturally related occupations ..
  98. ncbi Opioid dosing trends and mortality in Washington State workers' compensation, 1996-2002
    Gary M Franklin
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, Occupational Epidemiology and Health Outcomes Program, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98103, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:91-9. 2005
    ..These policy changes occurred despite scanty scientific evidence that chronic use of opioids was safe and effective...
  99. ncbi Aerobic bacterial isolations from harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) stranded in Washington: 1992-2003
    Serena K Lockwood
    Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 284 Boyce Road, P O Box 391, Friday Harbor, Washington 98250, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 37:281-91. 2006
    ..harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) pups and weanlings located in the North Puget Sound and San Juan Islands region of Washington were analyzed retrospectively to determine the most common pathogenic isolates and to describe their ..
  100. ncbi The physician scientist training program in internal medicine at Washington University School of Medicine
    Anthony J Muslin
    Center for Cardiovascular Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Acad Med 84:468-71. 2009
    ..of talented individuals in academic medicine, the physician scientist training program (PSTP) was established at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis in 2000...
  101. ncbi Fetal alcohol syndrome prevention in Washington State: evidence of success
    Susan J Astley
    Center on Human Development and Disability, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle WA, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:344-51. 2004
    ..With the establishment of the Washington State Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic and Prevention Network of clinics, the development of the Fetal Alcohol ..

Research Grants74

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for Region 6, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for Region 6, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. 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 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..for Region 6, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. 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 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..for Region 6, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. The NN/LM goals are: to develop collaborations among network members and other organizations to improve access ..
  5. Tobacco Control Research Branch Scientific and Technical Services Support
    KOURTNEY MARSHALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..annually are anticipated, with the majority of the meetings to be held in government office buildings in the Washington, D.C. area...
  6. Functional Neuroimaging of Individual Differences in Affect and Motivation
    BRIAN JAMES MICKEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..His interest in neuroscience emerged as an undergraduate at the University of Washington, where he majored in Physics and Biology...
  7. EPIMORPHIN DELETION ALTERS STEM CELL NICHE MYOFIBROBLAST SECRETION
    Anisa Shaker; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at Washington University School of Medicine, I am focused on exploring mechanisms whereby deletion of a myofibroblast protein ..
  8. Novel Zebrafish Models to Study Toxicity of PCBs and Pesticides During Pregnancy
    Lisa Satterwhite; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Recently a cluster of HLH was discovered in children in the Baltimore-Washington area that correlated with accidental release of dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)...
  9. PRE- AND POSTGRADUATE TRAINING IN MOLECULAR HEMATOLOGY
    J Evan Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Predoctoral Ph.D. and M.D./PhD students follow the curriculum of the Washington University graduate school...
  10. Pluripotent stem cell-derived HSCs: improvements and molecular mechanisms
    Patrick Cahan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate was trained as a Computational Biologist in graduate school at Washington University in St...
  11. The Role of Interferon-gamma in the Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells
    KATHERINE YUDEH KING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A graduate of Harvard University, the Medical Scientist Training Program at Washington University in St...
  12. 5500 QTRAP
    John W Turk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The requested instrument is to be placed in Site 1 of the Washington University (WU) Medicine Department MS Facility, which is one site of the NCRR-supported WU Biomedical MS ..
  13. Expanded Testing Methods for Elements and Metals in Animal Diagnostic Specimens
    Timothy Baszler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The consortium of veterinary diagnostic 13 laboratories from Washington, Idaho, Wyoming, and Utah included in this proposal have 14 extensive experience animal contamination events ..
  14. Addressing Psychosocial Disparities in Rural Hispanic Cancer Survivors
    Rachel M Ceballos; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Ceballos's training program will include participation in the FHCRC and University of Washington Biomedical Research Integrity (BRI) Series, online training in the responsible conduct of research, and formal ..
  15. MECHANISMS OF DENDRITE MORPHOGENESIS BY THE ANAPHASE-PROMOTING COMPLEX
    ALBERT HONG JAE KIM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed career development plan and scientific training will occur at Washington University in St...
  16. Optimization of adoptive immunotherapy with autologous CD20-specific T cells
    Brian Till; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Division at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) and Assistant Professor in the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine with 6 years of experience as principal investigator of two phase I adoptive ..
  17. Structure-function analyses on novel processes of type II vestibular hair cells
    Jennifer S Stone; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Stone lab at the University of Washington (UW) recently discovered that one type of vestibular hair cell - type II - in adult rodents has a feature that ..
  18. PET TUMOR AND PROLIFERATION IMAGING VIA CATIONIC AMINO ACID TRANSPORT
    JONATHAN EDWARD MCCONATHY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I will also have visiting rotations at the University of Washington in Seattle to gain additional experience with PET tumor proliferation imaging with [18F]FLT and at the J|lich ..
  19. Tunable Insulin Resistance in a Drosophila Model of Diabetes
    ELENA M GRACHEVA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..MEDROS has licensed screening technology, from our academic collaborators at Washington University, regarding a diet-induced Drosophila model system for insulin resistance and Type-2 diabetes mellitus ..
  20. TOLLIP and Tuberculosis Immunopathogenesis
    JAVEED ALI SHAH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This work will be performed at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle...
  21. Mechanisms to restrain social cheating from quorum sensing in Pseudomonas aerugin
    AJAI DANDEKAR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..transitioned from fellow to Acting Instructor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Washington (UW) and am conducting research in the lab of E. Peter Greenberg in the Department of Microbiology...
  22. STRAW+10: Addressing the Unfinished Agenda of Staging Reproductive Aging - RESUBM
    Sioban D Harlow; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Society and The Endocrine Society, will be held September 20-21, 2011 prior to the NAMS Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. STRAW+10 recommendations will be presented at the NAMS meeting...
  23. MT VET COBRE II CORE A: ADMINISTRATIVE CORE
    Mark T Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Dr. Palmer is a Professor, Director of the Washington State University Center for Global Animal Health, and a member of the National Academy of Sciences...
  24. Mutational Cloning in Familial Dementia and Alzheimers Disease
    Wendy H Raskind; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..10 families with FD that were ascertained, phenotyped and sampled over a period of 30 years at the University of Washington Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC)...
  25. The Role of Syntrophic Bacteria in Methanogenic Metabolism in the Human Gut
    Catherine Lozupone; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Jeff Gordon from the Center for Genome Sciences at Washington University provide an excellent environment in which to reach these goals...
  26. Regional Biocontainment Laboratory
    Charles Bailey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..in biological defense, aerobiology, bacteriology, virology, and animal model development; its location in the Washington, DC metropolitan area; and its collaborative relationships with the U.S...
  27. The Role of CD1a in Protecting Against Human Tuberculosis
    Chetan Seshadri; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This work will be performed at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle...
  28. 3D Single Fiber Endoscope for Minimally Invasive Surgeries
    Jason Geng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Working closely with the research and clinical teams at the University of Washington who have developed multiple versions of working 2D scanning fiber endoscopes, we will develop full scale design, ..
  29. Serotonergic Immunomodulation in Neuroinflammatory Disease
    CATHERINE ELIZABETH HAGAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..She is pursuing a Ph.D. in the Molecular and Cellular Biology graduate program at the University of Washington, Seattle;her dissertation work focuses on mechanisms of extracellular serotonin regulation in the brain...
  30. Rational Development of Anti-Trypanosoma Cruzi Drugs
    Michael H Gelb; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This research project will be performed at the University of Washington as a collaboration between investigators in the Departments of Medicine, Chemistry, and Biochemistry...
  31. GENETIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE COURSE OF ALCOHOL USE IN WOMEN
    Carolyn E Sartor; Fiscal Year: 2013
    The PI is a clinical psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine, an international leader in psychiatric research with well-established research programs in addictions and genetics...
  32. Prevalence of DSM-IV Disorders in an Multi-Center HIV+ Women's Cohort
    Judith A Cook; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. including Brooklyn, Bronx, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco/Bay Area, and Washington, DC...
  33. Effects of Extravasated Serum Proteins on Human Glioblastoma Invasion
    HUNTER REEVE UNDERHILL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..My mentors, coupled with the unique academic and scientific environment at the University of Washington, have given me a rich and fertile setting to pursue my research, which is complementary, but unique, to their ..
  34. Skeletal muscle function and mitochondrial metabolism in non-diabetic CKD
    Baback Roshanravan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..assessment of physical activity, and innovative technology through collaboration with the University of Washington Translational Center for Metabolic Imaging using magnetic resonance spectroscopy and optical spectroscopy as a ..
  35. Web-Based Program to Improve Antidepressant Medication Adherence
    Rebekah K Hersch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of Psychiatry and Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Washington Medical Center...
  36. CRF and Stress Modulation of Phasic Dopamine Release and Behavior
    MATTHEW J WANAT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..long-term goal by performing the proposed research, attending various scientific seminars at the University of Washington, presenting at scientific conferences, giving lectures to graduate level classes about drug abuse and addiction, ..
  37. NEURAL RESPONSE TO INSULIN RESISTANCE TREATMENTS
    JASON J HASSENSTAB; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..who are participating in an existing study of weight reduction at the Nutrition and Obesity Research Center at Washington University Medical School...
  38. Risk of Cancer in Incidental Findings Identified on Ultrasound Imaging
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..enrolled between 1997-2004 in Group Health, a large Not-for-Profit health maintenance organization in Seattle Washington. Group Health has over 500,000 members who obtained over 200,000 ultrasound imaging tests over the years of the ..
  39. Flavonoids, esophageal/gastric cardia adenocarcinoma and Barretts Esophagus Risk
    Marilie D Gammon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..as part of a multicenter, population-based case-control study conducted in Connecticut, New Jersey, and western Washington State. The parent study included 293 EA subjects, 261 GCA subjects, and 695 frequency matched control subjects...
  40. WHOLE SLIDE IMAGING SYSTEM FOR TRANSLATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE
    Jin Moo Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..funds to establish a Whole Slide Imaging (WSI) facility for NIH-funded translational neuroscience research at Washington University...
  41. Insulin Resistance in Chronic Kidney Disease
    Ian H De Boer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..innovative collaborative approach, this study will take advantage of existing resources at the University of Washington and the Kidney Research Institute in Seattle...
  42. Cellular Mechanisms of Hypothalamic Inflammation in High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity
    Joshua P Thaler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..involve collaboration with a large group of experts in metabolism and inflammatory biology at the University of Washington. It will be overseen by an expert mentoring committee with several members of the Endocrinology Division as well ..
  43. ROR1 as a Therapeutic Target in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    JEFFREY WALLACE TYNER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..as a summer student (Purdue University), undergraduate research assistant (Grinnell College), graduate student (Washington University in St. Louis), and post-doctoral fellow (Oregon Health &Science University)...
  44. Employing Familial AD Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells to Study Neurodegeneration
    Suman Jayadev; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..At the University of Washington (UW), we are uniquely positioned to address the questions posed above by employing several key resources...
  45. Characterization of Enhancers in the Epidermal Differentiation Complex
    CRISTINA DE GUZMAN STRONG; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Anne Bowcock from Washington University: In Specific Aim 2B, we will also determine if these CNS EDC map to regions bound by p300 and ..
  46. Lipid genotypes, phenotypes, and colorectal adenomas: Elucidating mechanisms
    Polly A Newcomb; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..data from a completed colonoscopy study among enrollees of Group Health (GH), a large healthcare provider in Washington State. Participants underwent colonoscopy for any indication at GH between 1998 and 2007...
  47. The XXII nd North American Testis Workshop
    WILLIAM WALLACE WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Michael Griswold, Regents Professor, Washington State University, will present a genome-wide perspective on the regulation of spermatogenesis. Dr...
  48. Proteomics of Cell Death via 2-D Microfluidic Profiling
    DON DEVOE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Dr. Ivory (Washington State Univ.) will work with Dr...
  49. Directed differentiation of embryonic stem cells for urologic applications
    James A Bassuk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..devote 75% of his time to train at the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine at the University of Washington. Once the project has been completed, then the Candidate's newly developed expertise will be applied to (i) ..
  50. Dental Caries: Whole Genome Association and Gene x Environment Studies
    Mary L Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an initial GWA scan in samples from three sites (University of Pittsburgh, University of Iowa, and University of Washington), with follow-up studies in additional collaborating sites (University of Michigan and UCSF)...
  51. Regulation of orofacial ectodermal polarity by the CLP protein, IRF6
    EMILY YIN CHU; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..With strong institutional support from the University of Washington and excellent mentorship, we are confident that this F30 award will aid in the basic sciences and clinical ..
  52. Benaroya Research Institute/UCDHSC Autoimmune Cooperative Study Group
    George S Eisenbarth; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Denver Health Sciences Center (UCDHSC), in Denver, Colorado and the Benaroya Research Institute in Seattle, Washington. Affiliated institutions at the UCDHSC include the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, the National ..
  53. Established Investigator Award Anti-Inflammatory Exposures in Cancer Prevention
    Emily White; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..77,738 men and women in western Washington State, age 50-76, entered the cohort, by completing a detailed questionnaire on use of 38 supplements over the ..
  54. Molecular mechanisms of electrical synapse formation in vivo
    Adam C Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..For electrophysiology I will work with Rachel Wong at the University of Washington (main co-mentor) where I will receive ongoing training in electrophysiology and will have access to equipment ..
  55. Thermoscientific TSQ Vantage Mass Spectrometer
    Leland H Hartwell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) as well as Cancer Consortium members from the University of Washington and Children's Hospital...
  56. Convene the leaders of the multiple networks providing telehealth services in the
    STEPHEN BIGGIO; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The NRTRC covers the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming with a membership of 32 telehealth networks...
  57. Joubert Syndrome Biennial Conference: Advancing Translational Ciliopathy Research
    DANIEL A DOHERTY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D./Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, and Chair of the Joubert Syndrome and Related Disorders Foundation (JSRDF) Scientific ..
  58. Radioimmunotherapy for Multiple Myeloma
    Damian J Green; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of the exceptional resources available at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and at the University of Washington. Together, Drs...
  59. 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...
  60. Established Investigator Award in Cancer Prevention and Control
    Thomas L Vaughan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..extensive mentoring activities of students, postdoctoral fellows and junior investigators at the University of Washington (UW), the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) and outside institutions...
  61. ROR1 as a Therapeutic Target in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    JEFFREY WALLACE TYNER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..as a summer student (Purdue University), undergraduate research assistant (Grinnell College), graduate student (Washington University in St. Louis), and post-doctoral fellow (Oregon Health &Science University)...
  62. Epidemiology of Biomarkers of Risk and Progression in LOAD
    Nicole Schupf; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..proposal is built on two decades of epidemiological research and systematic data collection in the multi-ethnic, Washington Heights, Hamilton Heights, Inwood, Columbia Aging Project (PO1AG07232)...
  63. LYMPHOCYTE-MEDIATED IMMUNITY TO ANAPLASMA MARGINALE
    Reginald Valdez; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  64. Molecular Epidemiology of Secondary Lung Cancer
    Peter Shields; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Department of Medical Epidemiology The Research Building Box 381 3970 Reservoir Road NW 19179 Stockholm Sweden Washington, DC 20007-2197 KEY PERSONNEL. See instructions...
  65. The Neonatal Microbiome and Necrotizing Enterocolitis
    Phillip Tarr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..premature infants at high risk of developing NEC, extend our research on this disease currently sponsored by the Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences, and continue our longstanding collaborations with ..
  66. HIV Risk among Latino Day Laborers: Structural, Social, and Individual Factors
    Fernanda T Bianchi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..study (R21) addresses HIV risk among male, migrant Latino day laborers in suburban Maryland, just outside Washington, DC...
  67. PATHOGENIC MECHANISMS IN UTI
    Walter Stamm; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Name Organization Walter E. Stamm, MD University of Washington Ann E...
  68. HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH CENTER SUPPORT
    Stephen Shortell; Fiscal Year: 1980
    The mission of the Center for Health Services Research at the University of Washington is to promote and conduct policy-relevant research and analysis for health care decision-makers...
  69. INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH MIDDLE SCHOOL PROJECT
    David Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  70. A Study of Cancer Diagnosis as a Risk Factor for Personal Bankruptcy
    Scott D Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. Bankruptcy Court-Western District of Washington to link person-level bankruptcy records with Western Washington Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) ..
  71. Electronic Image Trial Management System
    COLIN EDWARD RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  72. Follow-Up of Vietnam Veterans at Risk for Suicide
    RUMI PRICE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Vietnam veterans whose risk levels for current suicidal behaviors have been projected from the results from the Washington University Vietnam Era Study - Phase III (VES-HI), carried out in 1996-97...
  73. Transmission of Prions Within and Between Species
    Robert Harrington; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..candidate is a veterinarian who has recently completed a residency in Comparative Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine...
  74. Space Renovation for New Research Center for the Neglected Diseases of Poverty
    John Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The George Washington University ("GW") seeks funding to renovate approximately 25,400 net square feet of obsolete space to create a centrally located modern research complex for the new Research ..