- Test of "Light" cigarette counter-advertising using a standard test of advertising effectiveness
Pinney Associates, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Tob Control 10:i33-40. 2001
..To evaluate systematically the effectiveness of six advertising strategies (two message strategies presented in three different contexts) designed to promote smoking cessation by addressing smokers' misperceptions about Light cigarettes...
- Diversifying the biological sciences: past efforts and future challenges
Tyrone B Hayes
Laboratory for Integrative Studies in Amphibian Biology, Molecular Toxicology, Group in Endocrinology, Energy and Resources Group, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, and Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Mol Biol Cell 21:3767-9. 2010
..It is imperative that we increase our efforts to prepare for the unique challenges that we will face as the United States approaches a "majority minority" population in the next 50 years...
- Lasker lauds leptin
Jeffrey S Flier
Office of the Dean, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Cell 143:9-12. 2010
..By uncovering a critical physiologic system, their discovery markedly accelerated our capacity to apply molecular and genetic techniques to understand obesity...
- Science--a life fully lived: Joe Sodroski wins the 2006 Retrovirology Prize
Andrew M L Lever
Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Level 5, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ, UK
Retrovirology 3:45. 2006
- Small philanthropy and big science: the RETROVIROLOGY prize and Stephen P. Goff
Kuan Teh Jeang
The National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Retrovirology 2:43. 2005
..Stephen P. Goff wins the 2005 RETROVIROLOGY prize...
- Lasker Basic Medical Research Award. The machinery and principles of vesicle transport in the cell
James E Rothman
Cellular Biophysics and Biochemistry Program, Sloan Kettering Institute, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
Nat Med 8:1059-62. 2002
- Life after 45 and before 60: the Retrovirology Prize
Kuan Teh Jeang
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Retrovirology 2:26. 2005
..Retrovirology announces an annual prize to recognize one outstanding mid-career retrovirologist...
- Evaluating health promotion in schools: a case study of design, implementation and results from the Hong Kong Healthy Schools Award Scheme
Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, PRC
Promot Educ 12:123-30. 2005
..The evaluation framework described in this paper and data collected to assess how schools perform in the HKHSA scheme, provides insight into how HPSs could lead to better outcomes for both education and health...
- Acceptance remarks of Joseph L Goldstein and Michael S. Brown on the occasion of the presentation of the Kober Medal, 2002
Joseph L Goldstein
J Clin Invest 110:S11-3. 2002
- Helping schools to promote healthy educational environments as new initiatives for school based management: the Hong Kong Healthy Schools Award Scheme
Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Promot Educ . 2002
- The young, not-so-young, and the 2007 Retrovirology Prize: call for nominations
Kuan Teh Jeang
Retrovirology 4:64. 2007
..The Retrovirology Prize seeks to recognize and encourage the work of a mid-career retrovirologist between the ages of 45 and 60. The 2006 Retrovirology Prize was awarded to Dr. Joseph G. Sodroski...
- A visionary who uses leverage to make a difference. Jerry Lee
Caring 22:24-7. 2003
- Keep the flame burning
Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:2209-12. 2003
- Health Care Hall of Fame. Promoting ethics, equality. Stuart Wesbury Jr. honed leadership skills in a variety of healthcare settings
Mod Healthc 35:H6-7. 2005
- Trustees of the Year 2005. Leading the clean-up
Mod Healthc 35:26, 28. 2005
- Sex isn't that simple: culture and context in HIV prevention interventions for gay and bisexual male adolescents
Gary W Harper
DePaul University, Department of Psychology, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Am Psychol 62:803-19. 2007
..Researchers and interventionists need to be creative and innovative in their HIV prevention approaches and ensure that programs are grounded in the lives and realities of gay and bisexual adolescents and young adults...
- Cultural accommodation as method and metaphor
Frederick T L Leong
Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
Am Psychol 62:913-27. 2007
..L. Leong's (1996) integrative multidimensional model. The 2nd part of this article provides some speculation about the development of the CAM as a metaphor for the author's development as a psychotherapist and a psychological scientist...
- A brief history of the Human Biology Association: 1974-2004
Michael A Little
Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York 13902 6000, USA
Am J Hum Biol 17:141-54. 2005
..Highlights of the national meetings include the Raymond Pearl Memorial Lecture, the Franz Boas Distinguished Achievement Award, and the Edward E. Hunt, Jr. Student Prize...
- Can scientifically useful hypotheses be tested with correlations?
Peter M Bentler
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1563, USA
Am Psychol 62:769-82. 2007
..This complication turns out to be unnecessary, because the methodology now exists to test hypotheses on latent structures of correlations directly. Two examples are given. Limitations of correlation structures are also noted...
- On the origins of the conceptual system
Jean M Mandler
Department of Cognitive Science, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0515, USA
Am Psychol 62:738-51. 2007
..Finally, the way concepts become more complex by means of language and analogical extension to nonspatial information is discussed...
- The importance of being we: human nature and intergroup relations
Marilynn B Brewer
Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
Am Psychol 62:726-38. 2007
..b) security motives (belonging and distinctiveness) underlie universal in-group favoritism, and (c) attitudes toward out-groups vary as a function of intergroup relationships and associated threats to belonging and distinctiveness..
- The Award for Nutrition and Metabolism. In search of the structure of a function: the eating behavior of free-living humans
John M De Castro
Sam Houston State University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Huntsville, Texas, USA
Nutrition 23:374-7. 2007
- Health Care Hall of Fame. Spinning off success. Vernon Loucks helped mentor a cadre of future leaders at Baxter
Mod Healthc 36:H2, H4, H14. 2006
- Health Care Hall of Fame. The 'straight arrow'. D. Kirk Oglesby Jr. brought low-key leadership to local and national stages
Mod Healthc 36:H6, H8. 2006
- Health Care Hall of Fame. 'The best of both worlds'. C. Thomas Smith says hospital administration let him serve community
Mod Healthc 36:H10, H12, H14. 2006
- New dentist shows commitment to community and profession
ADA Committee on the New Dentist, USA
J Am Coll Dent 72:12-3. 2005
..He believes that "habits of involvement" are cross generational and contagious...
- Paul Calabresi, MD
J Clin Oncol 24:2406. 2006
- Health care hall of fame. Never alone at the wheel. Warden's team-oriented leadership drove Ford's growth over 15-year tenure
Mod Healthc 37:H6, H10. 2007
- Trustees of the year 2003. Helping a small hospital blossom into a system
Mod Healthc 33:32-4, 36. 2003
- Trustees of the year 2003. Giving patients a reason to stay close to home
Mod Healthc 33:32-4, 36. 2003
- Monoclonal antibodies in the prehybridoma era: a brief historical perspective and personal reminiscence
M J Stone
Department of Oncology, Baylor Charles A Sammons Cancer Center, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
Clin Lymphoma 2:148-54. 2001
..It is likely that this approach, alone and in combination with other modalities, will prove useful for patients with additional types of malignancies...
- Primary health care needs for travel medicine training in Britain
Hospital for Tropical Diseases Travel Clinic, London, United Kingdom
J Travel Med 5:3-6. 1998
..Our results show that general practice staff are keen to develop such skills. Specialist training courses need to be expanded to meet this demand...
- Water channel proteins: from their discovery in 1985 in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, to the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj Napoca, Romania
Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 52:10-9. 2006
- Physician malpractice: does the past predict the future?
M I Taragin
Department of Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick 08903 0019, USA
J Gen Intern Med 10:550-6. 1995
..To assess whether there is a population of physicians who have consistently poor malpractice claims experiences over time...
- Testing of the bactericidal action of products based on the "hydronic" technology ("informed glass") on ATCC strains of pathogenic Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria and yeasts (Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli, and Candida albicans)
University of Applied Health Studies, Zagreb, Mlinarska, Croatia
J Altern Complement Med 16:463-71. 2010
- Kuru: a half-opened window onto the landscape of neurodegenerative diseases
Paweł P Liberski
Laboratory of Electron Microscopy and Neuropathology, Department of Molecular Pathology and Neuropathology, Chair of Oncology, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
Folia Neuropathol 42:3-14. 2004
..Vin Zigas to Dr. John Gunter in 1956. In March 1957, Gajdusek joined Zigas, who at that time was a medical patrol officer in Kainantu, Eastern Highland District of the Territory of Papua New Guinea...
- "Les maladies héréditaires:" 18th century disputes in France
Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico
Rev Hist Sci Paris 48:307-50. 1995
..These developments turned out to be crucial for the emergence and strength of 19th century French (and European) hereditarianism, in medicine and other fields...
- [Opinions of the participants of 'Quit and Win' competition concerning prizes motivating to refrain from smoking]
Katedra Medycyny Społecznej i Zapobiegawczej Uniwersytet Medyczny, Łódź
Przegl Lek 66:809-12. 2009
..In the opinion of majority of the respondents who were laureates of competitions as chosen at random, competitions with prizes organized at the end of campaigns are an effective method of antinicotine prevention...
- [Axel Holst and Theodor Frolich--pioneers in the combat of scurvy]
Kaare R Norum
Institutt for ernaeringsforskning Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1046 Blindern 0316 Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1686-7. 2002
..It took some 60 years before they due acclaim was given to them; the 1907 paper by Holst and Frølich is now considered the most important single contribution to elucidating the aetiology of scurvy...
- Shape it up: a school-based education program to promote healthy eating and exercise developed by a health plan in collaboration with a college of pharmacy
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, 3 Penn Plaza East, PP 13Q, Newark, NJ 01705, USA
J Manag Care Pharm 15:403-13. 2009
..The increasing prevalence of these conditions among U.S. children is reflected in increased use of medical services and medications in both childhood and adulthood...
- From nerves and hormones to bacteria in the stomach; Nobel prize for achievements in gastrology during last century
S J Konturek
Department of Clinical Physiology, Jagiellonian University College of Medicine, Cracow, Poland
J Physiol Pharmacol 56:507-30. 2005
..Thus, the outstanding achievements in gastroenterology during last century have been awarded by three Nobel prizes and appreciated by millions of ulcer patients all over the world...
- Establishing a twin register in Sri Lanka
Section of Epidemiology and General Practice, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, University of London, UK
Twin Res 3:202-4. 2000
..Establishing a twin register for research purposes has proved possible in a developing country...
- Precepts of community health and hygiene from the Holy Bible
P K J P Subhaktha
Indian Institute of History of Medicine, Osmania Medical College Building, Putlibowli, Hyderabad 500095
Bull Indian Inst Hist Med Hyderabad 37:107-16. 2007
..Mosaic code for all aspects of life has made Jews or Israelites what they are today. A modest effort is being made in this article to trace their community's health and hygiene social behavioral precepts as given by Moses...
- The 1932 and 1944 Nobel Prizes in physiology or medicine: rewards for ground-breaking studies in neurophysiology
Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
J Hist Neurosci 15:341-57. 2006
..Together the contributions by the four Laureates paved the way to modern neurophysiology...
- Behavioral science and the Nobel Prize: a history
Ludy T Benjamin
Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Am Psychol 58:731-41. 2003
..It concludes with a discussion of the importance of behavioral science in the 21st century in the context of the subject domains of the Nobel Prizes...
- Historical and professional perspectives of complementary and alternative medicine with a particular emphasis on rediscovering and embracing complementary and alternative medicine in contemporary Western society
J B Martin
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Altern Complement Med 7:S11-8. 2001
..And we must be open to the likelihood that, as in the past, some therapies that are now considered alternative will be standard practice in the future...
- Television food advertising directed towards Bulgarian children
S V Galcheva
Department of Paediatrics and Medical Genetics, Varna University Hospital St Marina, Varna, Bulgaria
Arch Dis Child 93:857-61. 2008
..Television viewing is suspected as an important contributor and along with food advertisements significantly influence children's unhealthy dietary habits, purchase requests and adiposity...
- [Biography of Dr. Enrique Pérez Castro (1908-1980)]
Mariano Pérez Albacete
Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Espana
Arch Esp Urol 61:355-63. 2008
- [Health education in Burundi: peer education in practice]
Bureau d Etudes en Eau et Environment, Rotterdam, Pays Bas
Promot Educ 1:11-4, 47. 1994
..After 18 months of experience, it is possible to say that the approach is both feasible and effective. The population reacted positively to the hygiene education that was offered and a degree of behaviour change was observed...
- [Giuseppe Attardi: mitochondrial genetic system and its influence in the study of the mitochondrial diseases]
Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular y Celular, Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Espana
Rev Neurol 47:483-7. 2008
- Effectiveness of a motivation method on the oral hygiene of children
G F Ferrazzano
Department of Paediatric Dentistry University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Eur J Paediatr Dent 9:183-7. 2008
..No gift was promised for the next visit at 3 months for evaluating if brushing teeth regularly had become an habit. Statistical analysis of the results was performed using ANOVA...
- Decline of North Atlantic eels: a fatal synergy?
Québec Océan, Departement de Biologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
Proc Biol Sci 270:681-8. 2003
- Polio and Nobel prizes: looking back 50 years
Center for History of Science, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
Ann Neurol 61:385-95. 2007
..We can only speculate on why later nominations highlighting the contributions of scientists such as Jonas Salk, Hilary Koprowski, and Albert Sabin in the development of poliovirus vaccines have not been recognized by a Nobel Prize...
- Competition and performance on a computer-based complex perceptual-motor task
Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4235, USA
Hum Factors 39:410-6. 1997
..The results are discussed in terms of social facilitation theory, according to which competition facilitates dominant responses, which helps high-skill trainees but not low-skill trainees...
- Demonstration of the feasibility of emergency department immunization against influenza and pneumococcus
Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Division of Emergency Nursing, Cook County Hospital, School of Public Health, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Ann Emerg Med 32:537-43. 1998
..To demonstrate the feasibility of systematic immunization against influenza and pneumococcus in a public emergency department...
- Ethical aspects on rare diseases
Luis A Barrera
Instituto de Errores Innatos del Metabolismo, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Carrera 7 No 43 86, Bogota, Colombia
Adv Exp Med Biol 686:493-511. 2010
- [A message for young child neurologists: a lesson from the Nobel Prize centennial]
San Ikukai Hospital, Tokyo
No To Hattatsu 36:106-13. 2004
..From these two commemorative events, informative messages were extracted and given to young colleagues of the Japanese Society of Child Neurology...
- Prize reinforcement contingency management for treating cocaine users: how low can we go, and with whom?
Nancy M Petry
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
Addiction 99:349-60. 2004
..This study evaluated the efficacy of a low-cost, prize reinforcement contingency management (CM) intervention for reducing cocaine use...
- Student perceptions of the use of presentations as a method of learning endocrine and gastrointestinal pathophysiology
Susan B Higgins-Opitz
University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
Adv Physiol Educ 34:75-85. 2010
..The inclusion of such initiatives is beneficial not only to students' understanding and their experience in studying physiology but also for the development of skills useful in their future careers...
- Industry sponsored youth smoking prevention programme in Malaysia: a case study in duplicity
School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Tob Control 13:ii37-42. 2004
..To review tobacco company strategies of using youth smoking prevention programmes to counteract the Malaysian government's tobacco control legislation and efforts in conducting research on youth to market to them...
- [Assessment of teaching at the faculties of medicine in Germany]
Geschäftsstelle des Medizinischen Fakultätentages MFT der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 125:1560-4. 2000
..Another aim was to obtain suggestions for establishing a consensus on indicators that could be used to assess the quality of teaching...