security measures

Summary

Summary: Regulations to assure protection of property and equipment.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Delivering security in today's new threat environments
    Jesse C Gonzalez
    Successful Negotiations, Cibolo, TX, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:35-8. 2002
  2. ncbi Rural general practitioner apprehension about work related violence in australia
    Helen Tolhurst
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 11:237-41. 2003
  3. ncbi Door locking and exit security measures on acute psychiatric admission wards
    H Nijman
    Behavioural Science Institute BSI, Radboud University, Den Dolder, The Netherlands
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:614-21. 2011
  4. ncbi Clinical laboratories, the select agent program, and biological surety (biosurety)
    Ross H Pastel
    United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases USAMRIID, 1425 Porter Street, Fort Detrick, MD 21702, USA
    Clin Lab Med 26:299-312, vii. 2006
  5. pmc Developing a behavioral health screening program for BSL-4 laboratory workers at the National Institutes of Health
    Casey Skvorc
    Division of Occupational Health and Safety, Office of Research Services, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 9:23-9. 2011
  6. ncbi Medium secure forensic psychiatry services: comparison of seven English health regions
    J Coid
    Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 178:55-61. 2001
  7. pmc Community uptake of safe storage boxes to reduce self-poisoning from pesticides in rural Sri Lanka
    Flemming Konradsen
    Department of International Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 7:13. 2007
  8. pmc Safe storage of pesticides in Sri Lanka - identifying important design features influencing community acceptance and use of safe storage devices
    Manjula Weerasinghe
    South Asian Clinical Toxicology Research Collaboration, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    BMC Public Health 8:276. 2008
  9. doi Human security approach for global health
    Keizo Takemi
    Department of Global Health and Population, School of Public Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Lancet 372:13-4. 2008
  10. ncbi Implementation of biosurety systems in a Department of Defense medical research laboratory
    Kathleen Carr
    U S Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 2:7-16. 2004

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  1. ncbi Delivering security in today's new threat environments
    Jesse C Gonzalez
    Successful Negotiations, Cibolo, TX, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:35-8. 2002
    ..Upgrading the skills of hospital security staff personnel is essential, the author contends...
  2. ncbi Rural general practitioner apprehension about work related violence in australia
    Helen Tolhurst
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 11:237-41. 2003
    ..To identify levels of Australian rural general practitioners' apprehension about violence, factors effecting apprehension and the effect of apprehension on service provision...
  3. ncbi Door locking and exit security measures on acute psychiatric admission wards
    H Nijman
    Behavioural Science Institute BSI, Radboud University, Den Dolder, The Netherlands
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:614-21. 2011
    ..The aims of the study were to investigate both the prevalence of door locking and other exit security measures on UK admission wards, as well as whether door locking appears to be effective in keeping inpatients in...
  4. ncbi Clinical laboratories, the select agent program, and biological surety (biosurety)
    Ross H Pastel
    United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases USAMRIID, 1425 Porter Street, Fort Detrick, MD 21702, USA
    Clin Lab Med 26:299-312, vii. 2006
    ..Both sets of regulations have four pillars (safety, physical security, agent account-ability, and personnel reliability) that are built on a foundation of training and covered by a roof of management (operations and plans)...
  5. pmc Developing a behavioral health screening program for BSL-4 laboratory workers at the National Institutes of Health
    Casey Skvorc
    Division of Occupational Health and Safety, Office of Research Services, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 9:23-9. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi Medium secure forensic psychiatry services: comparison of seven English health regions
    J Coid
    Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 178:55-61. 2001
    ..New standards are required for service specification and resource allocation to redress inequality. Traditional performance measures were of limited usefulness in comparing services...
  7. pmc Community uptake of safe storage boxes to reduce self-poisoning from pesticides in rural Sri Lanka
    Flemming Konradsen
    Department of International Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 7:13. 2007
    ..Therefore, the objective of the study presented here was to determine community perceptions and use of in-house safe storage boxes for pesticides in rural Sri Lanka...
  8. pmc Safe storage of pesticides in Sri Lanka - identifying important design features influencing community acceptance and use of safe storage devices
    Manjula Weerasinghe
    South Asian Clinical Toxicology Research Collaboration, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    BMC Public Health 8:276. 2008
    ..This aspect, however, has been poorly researched. In this paper, we report on the design and use, in rural Sri Lanka, of a variety of different lockable storage devices...
  9. doi Human security approach for global health
    Keizo Takemi
    Department of Global Health and Population, School of Public Health, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Lancet 372:13-4. 2008
  10. ncbi Implementation of biosurety systems in a Department of Defense medical research laboratory
    Kathleen Carr
    U S Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 2:7-16. 2004
    ..We review the history of biosurety, evolving guidelines, implementation of the regulations, and impacts at the lead research laboratory for medical biological defense for the Department of Defense...
  11. ncbi Caught between paradise and power: public health, pathogenic threats, and the axis of illness
    David P Fidler
    Indiana University School of Law Bloomington, IN, USA
    McGeorge Law Rev 35:45-104. 2004
  12. ncbi Global health and national security: the need for critical engagement
    Harley Feldbaum
    Centre on Global Change and Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Med Confl Surviv 22:192-8. 2006
    ..The global health community should carefully scrutinise areas where global health and national security interests overlap...
  13. ncbi Anatomy of an ambush: security risks facing international humanitarian assistance
    Frederick M Burkle
    The Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions, USA
    Disasters 29:26-37. 2005
    ..They must obtain pre-deployment situational awareness education, security training and optimal protective equipment and vehicles...
  14. pmc Consumers are ready to accept the transition to online and electronic records if they can be assured of the security measures
    Prajesh Chhanabhai
    Department of Information Science, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    MedGenMed 9:8. 2007
    ..With the international push toward electronic health records (EHRs), this article presents the importance of secure EHR systems from the public's perspective...
  15. pmc Protein engineering: security implications. The increasing ability to manipulate protein toxins for hostile purposes has prompted calls for regulation
    Jonathan B Tucker
    Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Monterey Institute of International Studies, CA, USA
    EMBO Rep 7:S14-7. 2006
  16. ncbi Delivery and collection of radioactive packages to and from UK hospital nuclear medicine departments
    Richard S Lawson
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Nucl Med Commun 25:1161-7. 2004
    ..General principles, which should be met by any acceptable protocol, are stated, and practical guidance on how these may be implemented is given. Some example scenarios are outlined...
  17. ncbi Biological weapons and secrecy (WC 2300)
    Jeanne Guillemin
    MIT Security Studies Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    FASEB J 19:1763-5. 2005
  18. ncbi 3 keys to security
    Alan Joch
    Hosp Health Netw 78:40-4, 2. 2004
    ..Leaders have to be actively involved in finding the tools and procedures that protect information from prying eyes and keep patients and the physical campus safe. And just buying the latest technology solution is not sufficient...
  19. ncbi Radiological and nuclear terrorism: are you prepared?
    Arl Van Moore
    Charlotte Radiology and the Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:54-8. 2004
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  20. ncbi Navigating the storm: report and recommendations from the Atlantic Storm exercise
    Bradley T Smith
    Center for Biosecurity of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 3:256-67. 2005
    ..Medical, public health, and diplomatic response systems and critical medical resources (e.g., medicines and vaccines) must be in place before a bioattack occurs or a pandemic emerges...
  21. ncbi Securing the hospital food chain. Food safety emerges as another homeland-security challenge as hospitals, vendors update disaster plans and tighten procedures
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 35:44-8. 2005
  22. ncbi Preparing for a disaster. Healthcare providers try to ready themselves for biological, chemical attacks without the benefit of government funding
    Tony Fong
    Mod Healthc 33:6-7, 16, 1. 2003
    ..But providers say federal funding has fallen far short of what is needed to achieve their goals. At left, staff at Beth Israel Medical Center-Kings Highway Division in New York undergo emergency preparedness training...
  23. ncbi Hospital preparedness and the terrorism alert system
    David Doughman
    J Healthc Prot Manage 19:47-54. 2003
    ..The authors have taken the Department's check-off form and amplified what can be done by healthcare facilities at each alert stage...
  24. ncbi Awareness-level information for veterinarians on control zones, personal protective equipment, and decontamination
    James G W Wenzel
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 231:48-51. 2007
  25. ncbi Civilian hospital response to mass casualty events: basic principles
    Kristan Staudenmayer
    San Francisco General Hospital, CA, USA
    Bull Am Coll Surg 92:16-20. 2007
  26. ncbi Update on federal activities related to hospital funding for disaster preparedness
    Nancie Bechtel
    Central Ohio Trauma System COTS, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Trauma Nurs 11:79-83. 2004
  27. ncbi Emergency preparedness, response & recovery checklist: beyond the emergency management plan
    Elisabeth Belmont
    MaineHealth, Family of Healthcare Services, Southern Central, Western Maine, USA
    J Health Law 37:503-65. 2004
  28. ncbi Security of hazardous materials
    Dale M Petroff
    Westinghouse Safety Management Solutions, Aiken, S C, USA
    Occup Health Saf 72:44-6, 48. 2003
  29. ncbi First defense. Using design elements to strengthen security efforts
    Karyn Hodgson
    Health Facil Manage 16:16-20, 22, 24-5. 2003
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  30. ncbi Security. Protect thyself
    Richard Haugh
    Hosp Health Netw 77:16, 18. 2003
  31. ncbi Genesis of suicide terrorism
    Scott Atran
    CNRS Institut Jean Nicod, 1 bis Avenue Lowendal, 75007 Paris, France, and Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Science 299:1534-9. 2003
    ..A first line of defense is to get the communities from which suicide attackers stem to stop the attacks by learning how to minimize the receptivity of mostly ordinary people to recruiting organizations...
  32. ncbi Funding agendas: has bioterror defense been over-prioritized?
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:34-44. 2005
    ..S. population?..
  33. ncbi Practice brief. The 10 security domains
    Michelle Dougherty
    J AHIMA 75:56A-56D. 2004
  34. ncbi 'A critical asset'
    Bridget M Kuehn
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 224:641-2. 2004
  35. ncbi Delivering security
    Alex Elliott
    Nucl Med Commun 25:1159. 2004
  36. ncbi Public health emergency preparedness in the setting of child care
    Sherry K Gaines
    Byrdine F Lewis School of Nursing, Georgia State University, 33 Gilmer Street, Atlanta, GA 30302 4019, USA
    Fam Community Health 27:260-5. 2004
    ..This article discusses child care emergency preparedness, offering recommendations for consultants working with child care providers...
  37. ncbi Force protection: today's reality
    Ron Torgerson
    Versar Inc, 11990 Grant Street, Suite 500, Northglenn, CO 80233, USA
    J Hazard Mater 115:193-6. 2004
    ..This paper will explain some of those vulnerabilities, outline the current DoD standard as it relates to vulnerability assessments, and explain how this may be used in commercial applications to deter potential aggressors...
  38. ncbi Updating your fire alarm system
    Bruce Snyder
    Protective Services, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 21:15-21. 2005
    ..A hospital's problems with its fire alarm system and how the procedures for fire alarms and drills were changed following receipt of a Recommendation For Improvement (RFI) from JCAHO...
  39. ncbi Pharmacrops and bioterror
    Suzanne Wuerthele
    Nat Biotechnol 23:170. 2005
  40. ncbi Safety in the sleep laboratory
    Mary Kay Hobby
    Sleep Health Management Resources, Inc, 5818 North Hales Corner Road, Stillman Valley, IL 61084, USA
    Respir Care Clin N Am 12:101-10, ix. 2006
    ..Federal organizations and agencies have provided guidelines to help ensure the health and safety of the technician and the patients who visit the sleep center. This article discusses commonly encountered hazards and ways to address them...
  41. ncbi Agroterrorism in the U.S.: key security challenge for the 21st century
    O Shawn Cupp
    Department of Logistics and Resource Operations, United States Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 2:97-105. 2004
    ..This article presents recommendations to protect agriculture, including changing the way agriculture is viewed on the federal level and increasing the resources to protect agriculture from terrorist attack...
  42. ncbi Development of a security vulnerability assessment process for the RAMCAP chemical sector
    David A Moore
    AcuTech Consulting Group, 2001 North Beauregard Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22311, USA
    J Hazard Mater 142:689-94. 2007
    ..Mr. Moore serves as the coordinator for the chemical manufacturing, petroleum refining, and LNG sectors for the RAMCAP project and Dr. Jones is the chief technology officer for ASME-ITI, LLC for RAMCAP...
  43. ncbi Public health emergencies: nurses' recommendations for effective actions
    Carol O'Boyle
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, USA
    AAOHN J 54:347-53. 2006
    ..These nurses proposed specific measures to improve safety, reduce anxiety, increase trust in hospitals, and provide physical and emotional support...
  44. ncbi The psychology of countering terrorism with technology
    Chris E Stout
    University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, USA
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 23:142-8. 2004
  45. ncbi Homeland security and virtual reality: building a Strategic Adaptive Response System (STARS)
    Christopher Swift
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 111:549-55. 2005
    ..This paper provides a broad overview of the strategic threats, together with a detailed examination of how specific VR technologies could be used to ensure successful disaster responses...
  46. ncbi Optimizing active and passive countermeasures
    C Robert Kline
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 23:102-9. 2004
  47. ncbi Terrorism, disasters, and security
    David Alexander
    Prehosp Disaster Med 18:165-9. 2003
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  48. ncbi Safety, security, and preparing for disaster at sporting events
    Aaron L Rubin
    Kaiser Permanente Sports Medicine Fellowship Program, 9985 Sierra Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 3:141-5. 2004
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  49. ncbi Solving big problems: a different perspective. Advice from four national experts on addressing the critical problems in the economy, homeland security, education and health care
    Steve Weinberg
    State Legis 31:18-9, 21. 2005
  50. ncbi Stopping ED violence before it happens
    Terese Hudson Thrall
    Hosp Health Netw 80:56-8, 60. 2006
  51. ncbi Building corporate castles, Part 2
    Joe Teeples
    Occup Health Saf 72:82-4. 2003
  52. ncbi Hospitals work to improve their security
    Donald E L Johnson
    Health Care Strateg Manage 20:2-3. 2002
  53. ncbi Is healthcare security prepared for terrorism?
    Frederick G Roll
    Roll Enterprises, Inc, Morrison, CO, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:1-5. 2002
    ..The article outlines areas of concern that must be addressed if hospitals are to fulfill their roles as major community resources in case of a terrorist event...
  54. ncbi States, cities plan bioterror defenses
    Ralph Jensen
    Stevens Publishing Corp, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Occup Health Saf 71:146-8. 2002
  55. ncbi Healthcare's new challenge: expecting the unexpected
    James Lee Witt
    James Lee Witt Associates, LLC, USA
    Front Health Serv Manage 19:31-3; discussion 45-6. 2002
  56. ncbi Bioterrorism preparedness. I: The emergency department and hospital
    Carl H Schultz
    Emergency Department, University of California Irvine UCI Medical Center, 128 Route, 101 City Drive, Orange, CA 92668, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:437-55. 2002
    ..If the plan is ever implemented, stress management with psychologic support will play an important role in recovery...
  57. ncbi Chemical and biological warfare: improvisational agents
    Charles E Stewart
    Emerg Med Serv 31:88-90. 2002
  58. ncbi Bioterrorism vs. health security--crafting a plan of preparedness
    Kourtney Scharoun
    University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA
    Health Care Manag (Frederick) 21:74-92. 2002
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  59. ncbi A terrorism response plan for hospital security and safety officers
    Donald E White
    Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Falls Church, VA, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:15-23. 2002
    ..Comprehensively inventory your state, local, and commercial resources so that you have alternate providers readily available 24/7 to assist your facility upon disasters...
  60. ncbi What hospital security should be doing now to better prepare for future terrorist activity
    Tom Arterburn
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:6-14. 2002
    ..The author presents the advice and recommendations of experts in terrorism and healthcare to assist such professionals in meeting their new responsibilities...
  61. ncbi Hospital liability for assault on patients
    B Page Gravely
    Crews and Hancock, P L C, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:90-6. 2002
    ..In this article, the authors, attorneys, review a number of these cases and present risk management strategies to help healthcare organizations address such issues before they occur...
  62. ncbi 9/11/01 national emergency: implications for military nurse reservists and civilian health care organizations
    Diana G French
    School of Nursing, Medicine Clinic, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    Nurs Adm Q 26:26-32. 2002
    ..Recommendations for preparing for organizational loss of reservists in key administrative and leadership positions and providing support for reservists while implementing a plan for a potential reserve call-up are suggested...
  63. ncbi How has hospital security changed since 9/11?
    Anthony J Luizzo
    Accufacts Pre employment Screening, Inc, USA
    J Healthc Prot Manage 20:44-8. 2004
    ..The new expectations of healthcare institutions, including changes in security, response to catastrophic occurrences and the need to conduct community-wide drills is spelled out by the authors...
  64. ncbi 2002 outlook: caution prevails
    Dana E Corbin
    Occup Health Saf 71:60-3. 2002
  65. ncbi Emergencies: how health care facilities are preparing for disasters
    Lynda McDaniel
    Biomed Instrum Technol 36:17-22. 2002
  66. ncbi The critical role of hospitals involved in national bioterrorism preparedness
    Tom Ridge
    J Healthc Prot Manage 18:39-48. 2002
    ..In it he spells out what is expected from hospitals in preparing for the next terror attack, with the emphasis on bioterrorism and what assistance is being and will be provided...
  67. ncbi Bioterrorism: responding to an emerging threat
    Margaret A Hamburg
    Nuclear Threat Initiative, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Trends Biotechnol 20:296-8. 2002
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  68. ncbi Puzzled by security? Hospital staff make the pieces fit together
    Brenda Moss
    Health Facil Manage 15:16-21. 2002
    ..Their buy-in makes all the security pieces work as a whole...
  69. ncbi Terrorism risks in rural and frontier America. Their importance to the successful functioning of urban America makes rural and frontier areas ripe targets for terrorism
    B Hudnall Stamm
    Institute of Rural Health and Department of Psychology, Idaho State University, USA
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 21:100-11. 2002
  70. ncbi Key participants in combating terrorism. The role of American citizens and their communities in homeland security
    Michael D McDonald
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 21:34-7. 2002
  71. ncbi Homeland security: the possible, probable, and perils of information technology. Information technology is a key component in both defending against and aiding terrorism threats
    Luis G Kun
    CIMIC Rutgers University, USA
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 21:28-33. 2002
  72. ncbi Fight against terror 'needs science institute'
    Erika Check
    Nature 417:887. 2002
  73. ncbi Combating bioterrorism with bioengineering
    Swamy Laxminarayan
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 21:21, 23-7. 2002
  74. ncbi Disaster preparedness 2002
    Carol Shenold
    Kans Nurse 77:5-6. 2002
  75. ncbi Inequalities in health--future threats to equity
    L J Gunning-Schepers
    Institute of Social Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Oncol 38:57-61. 1999
    ..accept that despite our universal access to healthcare and the existence in many Western countries of social security measures that preclude 'real' poverty, considerable differences in health continue to exist between socioeconomic ..
  76. ncbi A utilitarian argument against torture interrogation of terrorists
    Jean Maria Arrigo
    Project on Ethics and Art in Testimony, Irvine, California, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 10:543-72. 2004
    ..That is why the actual causal mechanism of torture interrogation in curtailing terrorism must be elucidated by utilitarians rather than presumed..
  77. ncbi Justification doctrine in the prohibition on torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment
    Frederick Piggott
    Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, New Delhi, India
    Torture 18:116-29. 2008
    ..Lastly the author wishes to clarify that anything presented or put forward by the article is done so solely in the interest of securing the maximum protection for the most vulnerable...
  78. ncbi Detection of orthopaedic foot and ankle implants by security screening devices
    Eric M Bluman
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040 A Fitzsimmons Drive, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:1096-102. 2006
    ..Only two studies have been published since security measures became more stringent in the post-9/11 era...
  79. pmc Developing policies and procedures for a picture archiving and communication system
    B Gaytos
    Diagnostic Imaging Services, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030, USA
    J Digit Imaging 14:44-7. 2001
    ..log-ins shared by a community of users? How are passwords assigned and how frequently are they changed? What security measures are in place to assure passwords are given to the appropriate user? Who grants and denies access? Service ..
  80. ncbi Mathematical models, rational choice, and the search for Cold War culture
    Paul Erickson
    Department of History, Wesleyan University, Public Affairs Center 113, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Isis 101:386-92. 2010
    ..These debates are not easily reduced to the national security imperatives that have been the focus of much historiography to date...
  81. ncbi Audit of hand hygiene at Broadmoor, a high secure psychiatric hospital
    K Ahmed
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire, UK
    J Hosp Infect 75:128-31. 2010
    Increased security measures at high secure psychiatric hospitals can complicate hand hygiene...
  82. ncbi Energy, industry and nitrogen: strategies for decreasing reactive nitrogen emissions
    William R Moomaw
    Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Ambio 31:184-9. 2002
    ..This paper will suggest which strategies might be utilized to address multiple benefits rather than focusing on single pollutants...
  83. ncbi [The strategic plan for preparedness and response to bioterrorism in Korea]
    Hyun Soon Hwang
    Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ministry for Health, Welfare and Family Affairs
    J Prev Med Public Health 41:209-13. 2008
    ..In addition, the government's measures include improved public relations, building and maintaining international cooperation, and developing new vaccines and drugs for treatments of infectious agents used to create bioweapons...
  84. ncbi Marabou 2005: nutrition and human development
    Philip James
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Nutr Rev 64:S1-11; discussion S72-91. 2006
    ..The nutrition field is therefore challenged not only in terms of science, but also in new dimensions of public health of immense economic significance...
  85. ncbi Establishing public health security in a postwar Iraq: constitutional obstacles and lessons for other federalizing states
    Kumanan Wilson
    University of Ottawa and Queen s University
    J Health Polit Policy Law 34:381-99. 2009
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  86. pmc Design and development of a web-based Saudi National Diabetes Registry
    Shazia Subhani
    Head Registries Core Facility, Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Scientific Computing, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, and University Diabetes Center, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:1574-82. 2010
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  87. ncbi Toxicological aspects of preparedness and aftercare for chemical-incidents
    Michael Schwenk
    Landesgesundheitsamt, Wiederholdstr, 15, 70174 Stuttgart, Germany
    Toxicology 214:232-48. 2005
    ..Good cooperation between regulatory and clinical toxicologists, specific education of toxicologist in the field of chemical emergencies and regular trainings are essential elements of good preparedness...
  88. ncbi The role of the public sector in the development and implementation of animal health policies
    J M Ekboir
    CIMMYT, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Prev Vet Med 40:101-15. 1999
    ..Control and eradication of contagious diseases in characterized by strong externalities; bio-security measures implemented by any producer affect his/her neighbors...
  89. pmc Business and public health collaboration for emergency preparedness in Georgia: a case study
    James W Buehler
    Center for Public Health Preparedness and Research and Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:285. 2006
    ..Lessons learned from this collaboration should be useful to other public health and business leaders interested in developing similar partnerships...
  90. ncbi Laboratory containment of SARS virus
    Wilina Lim
    Virology Division, Public Health Labortory Services Branch, Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health, Hong Kong
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 35:354-60. 2006
    ..These laboratories should be audited to ensure inventories are updated. The audit should include safety and security measures to detect irregularities...
  91. ncbi A study of the personal use of digital photography within plastic surgery
    D McG Taylor
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:37-40. 2008
    ..Consent was usually taken but was often only in a verbal form. Processing, storage and security measures highlighted potential risks for breaches in confidentiality...
  92. ncbi [Nephrology in Tunisia: From yesterday to now]
    Hedi Ben Maiz
    Laboratoire de recherche de pathologie rénale LR00SP01, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1006 BS, Tunis, Tunisie
    Nephrol Ther 6:173-8. 2010
    ..For transplantation, legislation was promulgated on 25 March 1991...
  93. ncbi Use of skin and blood as nonlethal indicators of heavy metal contamination in northern water snakes (Nerodia sipedon)
    J Burger
    Consortium for Risk Evaluation with Stakeholder Participation and Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:232-8. 2005
    ..The most consistent pattern was for mercury, the metal of greatest concern in many aquatic ecosystems, including EFPC...
  94. ncbi The US national isotope program: current status and strategy for future success
    Mark J Rivard
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Appl Radiat Isot 63:157-78. 2005
    ..With the specific recommendations given herein, the US Department of Energy may realign and refocus its Isotope Program to provide a framework for a successful National Isotope Program...
  95. ncbi The dilemma of dual use biological research: Polish perspective
    Marek Czarkowski
    Department of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Medical University of Warsaw, Banacha 1a, 02 097 Warsaw, Poland
    Sci Eng Ethics 16:99-110. 2010
    ..Considering experiences of other nations, one should view these actions as fragmentary, and thus insufficient protection against dual use research threats...
  96. ncbi Biodefense research: can secrecy and safety coexist?
    Laura H Kahn
    Program on Science and Global Security, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08542, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 2:81-5. 2004
    ..In addition, they should have a lower threshold than normal in seeking medical attention when feeling ill, and their physicians should be aware of what pathogens they work with to reduce the risk of a delay in diagnosis...
  97. pmc The Iranian petroleum crisis and United States national security
    Roger Stern
    Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:377-82. 2007
    ..33-0.46 with exports declining to zero by 2014-2015. Energy subsidies, hostility to foreign investment, and inefficiencies of its state-planned economy underlie Iran's problem, which has no relation to "peak oil."..
  98. ncbi Risk factors for pancreas disease (PD) outbreaks in farmed Atlantic salmon and rainbow trout in Norway during 2003-2007
    A B Kristoffersen
    National Veterinary Institute, P O Box 750, Sentrum, Oslo N 0106, Norway
    Prev Vet Med 90:127-36. 2009
    ..transmission pathways as important for the spread of PD in Norwegian salmon farming, and accordingly that bio-security measures aimed at controlling horizontal transmission are necessary in order to reduce the number of outbreaks of PD.
  99. ncbi Heavy metal concentrations in northern water snakes (Nerodia sipedon) from East Fork Poplar Creek and the Little River, East Tennessee, USA
    K R Campbell
    Consortium for Risk Evaluation with Stakeholder Participation, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:239-48. 2005
    ..This study was the first to examine the accumulation of contaminants resulting from the operations of the USDOE's Oak Ridge Reservation in snakes...
  100. ncbi [Forensic evaluation of persons with destructive behavior in the postwar Bosnia and Hertzegovina]
    Milan Novakovic
    Univerzitet Istocno Sarajevo, Medicinski fakultet Foca, Bosna i Hercegovina
    Vojnosanit Pregl 64:183-8. 2007
    ....
  101. ncbi Identification of an abnormal beryllium lymphocyte proliferation test
    Edward L Frome
    Computer Science and Mathematics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37830, USA
    Toxicology 183:39-56. 2003
    ..An electronic notebook that is accessible via the Internet was used in this work and contains background information and details not included in the paper...

Research Grants62

  1. C. Difficile Outcomes and Effectiveness of Treatment Strategies in SCI
    Charlesnika T Evans; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Only possible risk is loss of personal information. Adequate security measures appear to be in place. 9. Inclusion of Women and Minorities...
  2. Development of Site-Specific Mutagenesis in Coxiella burnetti
    JAMES EVANS SAMUEL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed project outlined several strategies to develop genetic tools for characterization of gene functions and will aid the development of a vaccine as national security goal. ..
  3. Development of Therapeutic Pan-Filovirus Macaque Monoclonal Antibodies
    Sven G Enterlein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Upon successful completion of this Phase I SBIR we envision a Phase II focused on demonstration of protective efficacy in NHP models and standard pre-clinical development activities in preparation for regulatory filing. ..
  4. Novel Screen to Identify Arenavirus Inhibitors
    Juan Lama; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These studies may lead to the development of much needed antivirals for the treatment of highly pathogenic arenavirus infections. PHS 398/2590 (Rev. 06/09) Page Continuation Format Page ..
  5. Improving Antibodies to Virion Based HIV Vaccines
    Kathie Grovit-Ferbas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  6. Development of a novel second-generation pan-filovirus subunit vaccine
    Kelly Lyn Warfield; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In this proposal, using a novel approach, we seek to develop a vaccine that is easy to produce and would protect against several strains of filoviruses. ..
  7. IND Enabling Studies for Small Molecule Anthrax Lethal Factor Inhibitors
    ALAN THOMAS JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  8. Second Generation Small Molecule Inhibitors of Botulinum Neurotoxins
    Sina Bavari; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose the use of therapeutically viable chemicals as drugs. Our proposal includes molecules that already possess activity against critical components of the BoNT intoxication process for two serotypes. ..
  9. Clinical Development of Combination Plague/Smallpox Vaccine
    CHARALAMBOS PARTIDOS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  10. Cyclotron, PET and MRI Facility Improvement: A Scientific Resource for Arizona
    Eric M Reiman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..by utilizing green technology and enhances safety for staff and the general public through specialized security measures and novel radioactive control devices...
  11. Patient-Tailored Health Literacy Improvement System
    ALAN LETZT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By proposing a new system to advance health literacy, this research project is addressing a $73 billion problem which is at the foundation of our nation's public health system and national security. ..
  12. A unique mouse model for studying immunity to virulent Franciscella infections
    Gary R Klimpel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Unfortunately, little is currently known about how to protect the public against such a threat. This application will further our knowledge about this bacterium by developing an animal model for investigating future vaccine development ..
  13. An Immunoprotectant for Marburg Virus
    Larry Zeitlin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The efforts in this proposal will help in the development of a drug for preventing and/or treating Marburg virus, a potential biowarfare agent, for which no treatment currently exists. ..
  14. Research Training in Comparative Viral Pathogenesis
    Charles Wood; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..There is an urgent national need to provide training to individuals with the potential to perform high-quality research in viral pathogenesis and equip them to be productive throughout their careers. ..
  15. Phi29 Motor Nanopore for Single Molecule Sensing
    Peixuan Guo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  16. Diagnostic assay systems for Botulinum Neurotoxins
    Markus Kalkum; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Used as diagnostic tools, such kits should improve public health and enhance our national biodefense preparedness. ..
  17. Comparative efficacy of water &indigo carmine vs water or air method
    Joseph W Leung; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Outcome data will be gathered and monitored prospectively and guarded by relevant data security measures. Appropriate evaluation with logistic regression and analysis of variance will be employed...
  18. Optimal Micro-Data Switching: An Enhanced Framework and Decision Tool for Confid
    James Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project proposes the development of a robust methodology and practical framework to deliver an efficient and effective tool to protect the confidentiality in published tabular data. ..
  19. Development of TP-217 as a highly efficacious, broad-spectrum antibiotic for the
    ANNE KATHLEEN RADCLIFF; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  20. Online Respondent-Driven Sampling &Data Collection for Men who have Sex with Men
    EDWARD WILLIAM WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Information systems will feature stringent security measures put into place by Yale Information and Technology Services in accordance with the Yale Human Investigation ..
  21. Screening and development of anti-Ebola entry inhibitors
    Lijun Rong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Therefore, the current application has great implications for the national security. ..
  22. Disaster and the Reinvention of Public Health in France
    CONSTANCE ALLEN NATHANSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  23. Maltodextrin based antibiotics
    Niren Murthy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This new approach therefore has the potential to significantly impact medicine, public health and national security by reducing the emergence of antimicrobial-resistant organisms and stimulating the development of novel antibiotics. ..
  24. Allosteric DNAzyme sensors for practical detection of mycotoxins
    SCOTT SILVERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Improved sensors for detecting mycotoxins and thereby revealing the presence of fungi will allow proper remedial actions to be taken. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Novel Antirivals for Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
    JEFFREY ARTERBURN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. A New Tuberculin for the Diagnosis of Tuberculosis
    Leo Einck; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Diagnosis of TB worldwide is by sputum smear, with 50% accuracy. This new diagnostic is desperately needed. Short term markets will be in developing countries where the test will replace the current skin test as an adjunct diagnostic. ..
  27. HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER IAIMS PROGRAM
    TERRANCE BURTON; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..on the fundamental principle that information must be accessible when and where it is needed with sufficient security measures to protect patient privacy while ensuring that information is available for patient care, education, ..
  28. Violence Against Teachers: Etiology & Consequences
    SUSAN GERBERICH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..policies and protocols, support for employees, employee assistance/resources, student support/resources, and security measures. Initially, a survey instrument will be sent to a randomly selected cohort of 12,600 licensed teachers to ..
  29. A Mechanistically Novel Antibiotic for Anthrax
    Edward Turos; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Thus, finding suitable compounds that could be brought into Phase II is critical. ..
  30. Neutralizing Compounds for Viral Hemorrhagic Fever
    Richard Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  31. Tularemia and the Human Innate Immune Response
    Gary Klimpel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. CyberMOD: A Gentle-Slope Cyberlearning Infrastructure to Support STEM Education
    ALEXANDER REPENNING; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  33. RESEARCH EXPERIENCE FOR VETERINARY MEDICAL STUDENTS
    Charles Courtney; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The UF will provide one additional year of stipend support, with a full year of research support provided by this training grant. If necessary, additional years of support will be provided by the mentor. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. A novel rhabdovirus-based anthrax vaccine
    Matthias Schnell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The general concept, if proven successful, may also lead to a general technique for developing more effective vaccines for other important pathogens. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. MOLECULAR BEACONS FOR TUBERCULOSIS TESTING
    PETER MESEROL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Salomon and Murray report that world expenditure on TB therapy and diagnosis was $4.1 Billion (USD) in 1998. Diagnosis of TB worldwide is by sputum smear, with 50% accuracy. This new diagnostic is desperately needed...
  36. Novel Plague Antibacterials Through Phage Display
    CHARLES STEBBINS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The threats of biological attack require that a variety of therapies be available as countermeasures. These studies may lead to the discovery of novel classes of antimicrobial compounds, which may serve to combat these emerging threats. ..
  37. Development of Therapeutic Agents Against Influenza by Targeting Host Factors
    Michael Kinch; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Using Influenza as a model system, FGI's long term objective is the development of host-oriented therapeutics (HOT) against broad-spectrum viral pathogens. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Biodefense vaccine for pandemic influenza
    Lawrence Smith; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..FINAL MILESTONE 3: Completion of Aim 2 and completion of IND ..
  39. DETERMINANTS OF LIVING LONGER IN URUGUAY--1882 TO 1950
    Anne Emanuelle Birn; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..with absolute wage levels and that adult mortality declines accelerate after the implementation of social security measures. The results of this analysis will be useful to policy makers, scholars, and public health audiences in the ..
  40. Analysis and Design of a Database System
    REBECCA DAHL; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..education and training, financial conflict of interest, and adverse events, and 3) Design and create security measures to allow protection of data systems including a secure user entry subsystem and a back-up system...
  41. Development of Low-Cost CZT for Nuclear Imaging.
    LONGXIA LI; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This development will also open new opportunities for use of the technology for environmental monitoring, baggage scanning and national security applications. ..
  42. DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF PHARMACOGENETIC DATABASE
    Prakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..2. Incorporation of security measures to limit unauthorized access, and means of protecting subject confidentiality. 3...
  43. National Biocontainment Laboratory (NBL)
    STANLEY LEMON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These NBL activities will be supported by an administrative structure facilitating its role as part of a national biodefense research network. ..
  44. Extramural Research Facilities Improvement Program Proj*
    David Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This proposed facility will form the nucleus for conduct of research on infectious disease agents, using NHPs, which have national security concerns and require high levels of biocontainment. ..
  45. DELIVERY OF THE CGN INFORMATION RESOURCE DATABASE
    Prakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The database will incorporate security measures to limit unauthorized access, and restrict viewing and editing of data from individual studies only to the ..
  46. COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE BRONX BOX
    Leo Einck; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This new diagnostic with capabilities of determining antibiotic sensitivity is desperately needed. Short term markets will be as an adjunct diagnostic in the developed world...
  47. Post-Attentive Vision
    Jeremy Wolfe; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Taken together, the results of this program of research will test hypotheses that tie our understanding of visual search to our understanding of short and longer term visual memory. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. PSYCHOPHYSICAL STRUCTURE OF HUMAN VISION
    Jeremy Wolfe; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..He will expand the Guided Search model to handle additional data (e.g. eye movements in visual search and the "attentional blink"). ..
  49. A NETWORK OF RESEARCH UNITS TO STUDY CLINICAL WOUND CARE
    James Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In this study amoxicillin/clavulanic acid will be compared to placebo. The primary outcome of the study will be infection. Other outcomes studied will be wound-healing patient satisfaction and cost. ..
  50. TB/HIV RISK REDUCTION WITH HOMELESS AND DRUG ADDICTED
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  51. CHILD HEALTH EFFECTS OF RAPID SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE
    Barry Popkin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, we will compare results across countries to determine whether there is a consistent pattern or structure of relationships across countries at different levels of development. ..
  52. Physical Environment Dynamics, Inequality and Obesity
    Barry Popkin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also consider issues related to sample selectivity, within race heterogeneity and acculturation. ..
  53. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. Alcohol Use Reduction in Methadone Individuals with HCV
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. Technology to Automatically Detect Early Signs of Illness in Senior Housing
    Marilyn J Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Subjects will not use any expensive telehealth equipment or wear any devices. We propose to use this information to detect changes in health status which could indicate an impending acute illness or exacerbation of chronic illness. ..
  56. Activated Carbon as a Multifunctional Amendment to Treat PCBs and Mercury
    Richard G Luthy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  57. The Influence of Staff Turnover on Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Economic Evaluation of Addiction Services
    JENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. reducing Injury, ETOH & THC Use among ED Patients
    Robert Woolard; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Identification of patient variables that moderate treatment effectiveness will facilitate selection of patients most and least likely to benefit from the intervention. ..
  60. Multilevel Intervention to Improve Nursing Home Outcomes
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Similarly, we will observe processes of care delivery before, during and after the multilevel intervention to describe the adoption of the care delivery strategies recommended in the intervention. ..