16th century history

Summary

Summary: Time period from 1501 through 1600 of the common era.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Traditional healing with animals (zootherapy): medieval to present-day Levantine practice
    Efraim Lev
    Department of Eretz Israel Studies, Jordan Valley College and University of Haifa, Israel
    J Ethnopharmacol 85:107-18. 2003
  2. pmc Molecular identification by "suicide PCR" of Yersinia pestis as the agent of medieval black death
    D Raoult
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unité Propre de Recherche de l Enseignement Superieur UPRES A 6020, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de la Mediterranee, 13385 Marseille, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:12800-3. 2000
  3. pmc The nervous system in colours: the tabulae pictae of G.F. d'Acquapendente (ca. 1533-1619)
    Giorgio Zanchin
    Department of Neurosciences, Headache Center University of Padua Medical School, Padua, Italy
    J Headache Pain 7:360-6. 2006
  4. ncbi Reconstructed materia medica of the Medieval and Ottoman al-Sham
    Efraim Lev
    Jordan Valley College, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Ethnopharmacol 80:167-79. 2002
  5. doi Systems biology: Metabonomics
    Jeremy K Nicholson
    Nature 455:1054-6. 2008
  6. ncbi Heavy metals in human bones in different historical epochs
    M J Martínez-García
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Cartagena, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 348:51-72. 2005
  7. ncbi [About the concept of madness and its reflexes on mental health care]
    Lia Carneiro Silveira
    Universidade Estadual do Ceara
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 13:591-5. 2005
  8. ncbi [Biographie of Europe: Confidence basis for a successful union]
    D P Mertz
    Versicherungsmedizin 57:147-51. 2005
  9. doi [Regenerative medicine. New therapeutic methods in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery]
    H Löwenheim
    Klinik für Hals Nasen Ohren Heilkunde, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Elfriede Aulhorn Strasse 5, 72076 Tubingen, Deutschland
    HNO 56:252-7. 2008
  10. ncbi [Historical development of parental conscience]
    Y Knibiehler
    Université d Aix en Provence, parc Mozart, 7 avenue Claude Debussy, 13100 Aix en Provence, France
    Arch Pediatr 10:1021-6. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Calorie Restriction Effects on Chromosomal Aberrations
    CHARLEEN MOORE; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. EARLY EVENTS IN NEURAL AND HOMEOGENETIC INDUCTION
    Claudio Stern; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Resilience in Children
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Protease Indicator for Chronic Wound Management
    Irwin Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Palliative Care Curriculum for 3rd-Year Medical Students
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Columbia-GHI Consortium for Claims-Based Cancer Studies
    STEVEN STELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Academic Palliative Care
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2008
  8. A Mature Brain Architecture Knowledge Management System
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. Case-control Association Studies and Genetic Confounding
    Esteban Burchard; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. CONNECTIONS OF THE LIMBIC SYSTEM AND HYPOTHALAMUS
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications253 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Traditional healing with animals (zootherapy): medieval to present-day Levantine practice
    Efraim Lev
    Department of Eretz Israel Studies, Jordan Valley College and University of Haifa, Israel
    J Ethnopharmacol 85:107-18. 2003
    ..The use of other materials of animal origin came to an end in the course of history because of change in the moral outlook of modern societies. Among the latter we note mummy, silkworm, stinkbug, scarabees, snail, scorpion, and triton...
  2. pmc Molecular identification by "suicide PCR" of Yersinia pestis as the agent of medieval black death
    D Raoult
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unité Propre de Recherche de l Enseignement Superieur UPRES A 6020, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de la Mediterranee, 13385 Marseille, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:12800-3. 2000
    ..Suicide PCR avoids any risk of contamination as it uses a single-shot primer-its specificity is absolute. We believe that we can end the controversy: Medieval Black Death was plague...
  3. pmc The nervous system in colours: the tabulae pictae of G.F. d'Acquapendente (ca. 1533-1619)
    Giorgio Zanchin
    Department of Neurosciences, Headache Center University of Padua Medical School, Padua, Italy
    J Headache Pain 7:360-6. 2006
    ..These pictures represent the highest point reached by the 16th-century Paduan Medical School well demonstrating its aim for a sound naturalistic approach...
  4. ncbi Reconstructed materia medica of the Medieval and Ottoman al-Sham
    Efraim Lev
    Jordan Valley College, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Ethnopharmacol 80:167-79. 2002
    ..Finally, our data revealed that the al-Sham region was an independent source of production and marketing of medicinal substances during the medieval and Ottoman periods...
  5. doi Systems biology: Metabonomics
    Jeremy K Nicholson
    Nature 455:1054-6. 2008
  6. ncbi Heavy metals in human bones in different historical epochs
    M J Martínez-García
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Cartagena, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 348:51-72. 2005
    ..For copper, this peak is found in the Byzantine Period and for iron, in the Islamic Period. Zinc shows an increasing tendency over the periods under study and cadmium is the only metal whose trend lines shows a decreasing slope...
  7. ncbi [About the concept of madness and its reflexes on mental health care]
    Lia Carneiro Silveira
    Universidade Estadual do Ceara
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 13:591-5. 2005
    ..We conclude that getting to know the historical forms of the madness concept is important to be able to denaturalize our conceptions and reflect about our current practice in care for patients going through mental suffering...
  8. ncbi [Biographie of Europe: Confidence basis for a successful union]
    D P Mertz
    Versicherungsmedizin 57:147-51. 2005
  9. doi [Regenerative medicine. New therapeutic methods in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery]
    H Löwenheim
    Klinik für Hals Nasen Ohren Heilkunde, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Elfriede Aulhorn Strasse 5, 72076 Tubingen, Deutschland
    HNO 56:252-7. 2008
  10. ncbi [Historical development of parental conscience]
    Y Knibiehler
    Université d Aix en Provence, parc Mozart, 7 avenue Claude Debussy, 13100 Aix en Provence, France
    Arch Pediatr 10:1021-6. 2003
  11. ncbi [Epidemiology of errors in health]
    Enrico Bollero
    Policlinico Università di Roma Tor Vergata
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 59:7-50. 2003
  12. ncbi [Peripheral nerve repair: 30 centuries of scientific research]
    C Desouches
    Service de Chirurgie de la Main, chirurgie plastique et réparatrice des membres, Assistance Publique, Hopitaux de Marseille, Hopital de la Conception, Marseille
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 161:1045-59. 2005
    ..Microsurgical techniques introduced in the late 1950s and widely developed for the past 20 years have improved repairs. However, functional recovery following a peripheral mixed nerve injury is still incomplete...
  13. ncbi A 2,000-year record of mercury and ancient civilizations in seal hairs from King George Island, West Antarctica
    Liguang Sun
    Institute of Polar Environment, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230026, PR China
    Sci Total Environ 368:236-47. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi [Complex nasal reconstruction: past, present, and future techniques]
    D Martin
    Service de chirurgie plastique reconstructrice et esthétique, Hopital du Tondu, Groupe Hospitalier Pellegrin, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 104:149-58. 2003
  15. ncbi A comparison of antimony and lead profiles over the past 2500 years in Flanders Moss ombrotrophic peat bog, Scotland
    Joanna M Cloy
    School of Geosciences, The University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, UKEH9 3JJ
    J Environ Monit 7:1137-47. 2005
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  16. ncbi Directions in biomedical research: a plea for ideological pluralism
    P Colm Malone
    129 Viceroy Close, Birmingham, UK
    Med Hypotheses 61:194-9. 2003
    ..Pluralism' implies that no scientific perspective would be second-rate in a relativist framework.)..
  17. ncbi Lithogenic, oceanic and anthropogenic sources of atmospheric Sb to a maritime blanket bog, Myrarnar, Faroe Islands
    William Shotyk
    Institute of Environmental Geochemistry, University of Heidelberg, INF 236, D 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Environ Monit 7:1148-54. 2005
    ....
  18. pmc The history of anatomy in Persia
    Mohammadali M Shoja
    Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Anat 210:359-78. 2007
    ..Knowledge of anatomy for this region in the 20th century was greatly influenced by Europe and America...
  19. ncbi Comment on Martínez-García et al. "Heavy metals in human bones in different historical epochs"
    Andrew Millard
    Sci Total Environ 354:295-7; author reply 298-302. 2006
    ..Lifetime heavy metal exposure cannot be deduced from diagenetically altered concentrations...
  20. ncbi Founder mutations among the Dutch
    Maurice P A Zeegers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Hum Genet 12:591-600. 2004
    ..These observations demonstrate the opportunity for gene discovery for other diseases and traits in the Netherlands...
  21. ncbi History of chemical and biological warfare agents
    L Szinicz
    Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Neuherbergstr 11, D 80937 Munich, Germany
    Toxicology 214:167-81. 2005
    ..The following article gives a condensed overview on the history of use and development of the more prominent chemical and biological warfare agents...
  22. ncbi Tsunamis: a long-term threat
    Quirin Schiermeier
    Nature 433:4. 2005
  23. ncbi Buddhism and breastfeeding
    Masashi Segawa
    Department of Pediatrics, Kin i kyo Sapporo Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
    Breastfeed Med 3:124-8. 2008
    ..Breastfeeding has been a strong practice for centuries with the custom being to continue until the child is 6 or 7 years of age. The Edo period was very influential in establishing breastfeeding customs that continue today...
  24. ncbi Implications of biosimilars for the future
    Philip E Johnson
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612 9497, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 65:S16-22. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi A light-hearted look at a lion-hearted organ (or, a perspective from three standard deviations beyond the norm) part 2 (of 2 parts)
    Matthew J Loe
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 13:334-40. 2004
    ..Part 1 (previously published) covered the first five topics, and Part 2 will cover the last six topics. These data may be useful to those who are engaged in teaching about the cardiovascular system...
  26. ncbi [Physiology and pathophysiology of erectile dysfunction. A modern contrivance?]
    D Hauri
    Urologische Klinik, Universitäts Spital Zürich
    Urologe A 43:1423-9. 2004
    ..Only in the middle of the nineteenth century was there recognition of the central role of relaxation of the trabecular muscles. It took another 100 years until we had a useful treatment option at hand...
  27. doi Romancing the chiasm: vision, vocalization, and virtuosity
    Joel S Glaser
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:131-43. 2008
  28. ncbi [The most important sources of the Graeco-Arabic medicine]
    Richárd Nagy
    Orvostort Kozl 48:21-33. 2003
    ..Helped by this useful "database" researchers might be able to avoid difficulties of the first steps on this still, actually, largely unexplored field of the history of medicine ...
  29. ncbi [The history of the flea in art and literature]
    R Roncalli Amici
    American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists, USA
    Parassitologia 46:15-8. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi A brief history of therapy for traumatic spinal cord injury
    Jason Lifshutz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E5. 2004
    ..As in the past, the integration of basic science and clinical innovation will create the path toward progress for treatment of this disease...
  31. ncbi Male circumcision through the ages: the role of tradition
    Nicola Zampieri
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Pediatric Surgical Unit, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 97:1305-7. 2008
    ..In this study, we examine the evolution of tradition concerning infant male circumcision, utilizing evidence from classical medical texts as well as information from literature, legal sources and art...
  32. ncbi Impact of millennial mining activities on sediments and microfauna of the Tinto River estuary (SW Spain)
    F Ruiz
    Departamento de Geodinámica y Paleontología, Universidad de Huelva, Avda Tres de Marzo, S N, 21071 Huelva, Spain
    Mar Pollut Bull 56:1258-64. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi Cardiopulmonary resuscitation development
    L A Geddes
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 24:110-3. 2005
  34. ncbi The development of spinal cord anatomy
    J M S Pearce
    Emeritus Consultant Neurologist, Department of Neurology, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, UK
    Eur Neurol 59:286-91. 2008
    ..Anatomy advanced gradually to yield discoveries of the complex tracts and grey matter elements of the cord and their functions. Amongst many distinguished exponents, the works of Blasius, Huber, Vicq d'Azyr and Stilling are emphasised...
  35. ncbi Impact of infectious diseases on war
    Matthew R Smallman-Raynor
    School of Geography, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 18:341-68. 2004
    ..The article concludes with a brief overview of infectious disease activity in high- and low-intensity conflicts of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries...
  36. ncbi Old-growth forests as global carbon sinks
    Sebastiaan Luyssaert
    Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Nature 455:213-5. 2008
    ..Old-growth forests accumulate carbon for centuries and contain large quantities of it. We expect, however, that much of this carbon, even soil carbon, will move back to the atmosphere if these forests are disturbed...
  37. ncbi The history of abortion-related acts and current issues in Japan
    Michiko Miyazaki
    Department of Nursing, School of Nursing, Sapporo City University, Sapporo, Japan
    Med Law 26:791-9. 2007
    ..As a result, the existence of contradictions between attitudes toward the life of the fetus and that of the mother, women's right to self determination, and women's rights under current legislation has been clarified...
  38. ncbi [The Hippocratic Oath: how many covenants, how many oaths?]
    Charlotte Schubert
    Universitat Leipzig, Historisches Seminar, Lehrstuhl für Alte Geschichte, Leipzig
    Medizinhist J 40:247-73. 2005
    ..The article concludes that, as early as the third century A.D., Christian influences played an equally significant role in the transmission of the Oath as pagan influences...
  39. ncbi Centennial review of corneal transplantation
    S Louise Moffatt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 33:642-57. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi A history of psychiatric ethics
    Sidney Bloch
    University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:509-24. 2002
    ..42] and the Bourbons ("They learn nothing and they forget nothing") [43]...
  41. ncbi A light-hearted look at a lion-hearted organ (or, a perspective from three standard deviations beyond the norm). Part 1 (of two parts)
    Matthew J Loe
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cardiovasc Pathol 13:282-92. 2004
    ..Part 1 will cover the first five topics, and Part 2 will cover the last six topics. These data may be useful to those who are engaged in teaching about the cardiovascular system...
  42. ncbi The ocular surface and its symbolism
    Juan Murube
    Ophthalmology, University of Alcala Madrid, Spain
    Ocul Surf 5:6-12. 2007
  43. ncbi The motor system in neuroscience: a history and analysis of conceptual developments
    M R Bennett
    Neurobiology Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Institute for Biomedical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, NSW, Australia
    Prog Neurobiol 67:1-52. 2002
    ..The review concludes with what we take to be an appropriate basis for rejecting the Cartesian paradigm that we hope will assist neuroscientists in understanding the integrative action of the nervous system...
  44. ncbi Smallpox: anything to declare?
    Geoffrey L Smith
    Department of Virology, The Wright Fleming Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1P6, UK
    Nat Rev Immunol 2:521-7. 2002
    ..In the words of Rep. Christopher Shay, 'Better to be scared by the improbable possibility than to be unprepared for the catastrophic reality'...
  45. ncbi [Cancer in medical and cultural history]
    Dietrich von Engelhardt
    Institut für Medizin und Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Lubeck, Deutschland, Germany
    Onkologie 30:6-11. 2007
  46. ncbi Traditional Korean medicine: now and the future
    Kang Hyun Leem
    College of Korean Medicine, Semyung University, Jechon 390 711, Korea
    Neurol Res 29:S3-4. 2007
    ..It has developed unique medical theories and methods to treat diseases including neurological disorders such as stroke, epilepsy and Parkinson's disease...
  47. ncbi Diarrheal diseases in the history of public health
    Nguendo Yongsi Hénock Blaise
    Observatory on Ageing and Society Center de Recherche de I Institut Universitaire de Gériatrie, Chemin Queen Mary, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Med Res 38:159-63. 2007
    ..This literature review is an account of both the history and current risks associated with diarrheal diseases...
  48. ncbi Reading our lips: the history of lipstick regulation in Western seats of power
    Sarah E Schaffer
    Food Drug Law J 62:165-225. 2007
  49. ncbi Historical eutrophication in a river-estuary complex in mid-coast Maine
    Dörte Köster
    Biology Department and Environmental Studies Program, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine 04011, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:765-78. 2007
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  50. ncbi "Taking the waters"--springs, wells, and spas
    William A Frosch
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    FASEB J 21:1948-50. 2007
  51. pmc The domestication of artichoke and cardoon: from Roman times to the genomic age
    Gabriella Sonnante
    CNR Institute of Plant Genetics, Via Amendola 165 A, 70126 Bari, Italy
    Ann Bot 100:1095-100. 2007
    ..Here, new trends in artichoke cultivation are analysed, while the consequences of these tendencies on the conservation of artichoke genetic resources are highlighted...
  52. ncbi [History of tracheotomy]
    Jurek Olszewski
    Klinika Otolaryngologii i Onkologii Laryngologicznej II Katedry Otolaryngologii UM w Lodzi
    Otolaryngol Pol 61:349-52. 2007
    ..Fantoni with his group. Modern methods of transdermal pharyngotomy are good complementary techniques for classical methods of pharyngotomy in both emergency and chronic cases...
  53. ncbi [Origin and evolution of the terms "german" and "German" (II)]
    D P Mertz
    Versicherungsmedizin 59:146-9. 2007
  54. ncbi Numeric expression of aesthetics and beauty
    B S Atiyeh
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:209-16; discussion 217-9. 2008
    ....
  55. ncbi Bacillus (corynebacterium) xerosis and the ocular surface
    Juan Murube
    University of Alcala Madrid, Spain
    Ocul Surf 4:6-9. 2006
  56. ncbi Breastfeeding--was a life line in the past and still is!
    Yngve Hofvander
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 111:17-25. 2006
  57. ncbi The genesis of neurosurgery and the evolution of the neurosurgical operative environment: part I-prehistory to 2003
    Charles Y Liu
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:3-19; discussion 19. 2003
    ..To remain current, each neurosurgeon should periodically reconsider his or her personal operative environment and its functional design with reference to modernity of practice as currently defined...
  58. ncbi Embracing bioethics in neonatal intensive care, part I: evolving toward neonatal evidence-based ethics
    Isabell B Purdy
    NICU Clinical Research and HRI Follow Up, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Division of Neonatology and Developmental Biology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1752, USA
    Neonatal Netw 25:33-42. 2006
    ..It also includes recommendations for enhancing the skills of neonatal nurses as patient advocates in NICU ethical issues, an area that is, at times, controversial and baffling to clinicians...
  59. ncbi [Sacer ignis, quam pustulam vocant pastores: anthrax--cultural historical traces of a zoonosis]
    J Eitel
    Clinica veterinaria alla Moesa, Grono
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 145:7-16. 2003
    ..The crucial term is "Sacer Ignis", synonymous for several different human and animal diseases through time. This term will be analysed in terms of linguistic origin and the changes in meaning it acquired throughout the centuries...
  60. ncbi Hemodynamic profiles of heart failure patients and "elementary qualities" of pre-hippocratic medicine: a hypothesis for a linguistic and epistemological relationship
    Gian Franco Gensini
    Med Hypotheses 66:1246-8. 2006
  61. ncbi Neurophilosophy: the early years and new directions
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
    Funct Neurol 22:185-95. 2007
    ..Some large-scale mind-brain problems have not yet been solved, and do require significant theoretical innovation. In particular the problem of how to understand the true nature of representations remains unsolved...
  62. ncbi Mental health and psychiatry in the Middle East: historical development
    A Mohit
    Division of Health Protection and Promotion, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 7:336-47. 2001
    ..The Middle East is considered as a cultural entity and the influence of the beliefs and practices of ancient times on the collective mind of the people of the Region is discussed...
  63. ncbi [Historical Archives of Italian Nephrology. The history of instrumentation in nephrology. Part II: microscope and haemodialyzer]
    M Timio
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Nefrologia e Dialisi, Ospedale S Giovanni Battista, Foligno PG, Italy
    G Ital Nefrol 20:176-83. 2003
    ..The technique of haemodialysis has been enriched by the new lexicon, which expresses different ways and ideas on the removal of the solute...
  64. ncbi History and current concepts in the analysis of facial attractiveness
    Mounir Bashour
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:741-56. 2006
    ....
  65. ncbi [Brain, mind and symptoms]
    E García-Albea Ristol
    Seccion de Neurologia, Universidad de Alcala, Hospital Principe de Asturias, Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Neurol 42:439-43. 2006
    ....
  66. ncbi A compact macromodel of pre-industrial population growth
    John Komlos
    Hist Methods 35:92-4. 2002
  67. ncbi The evolution of lower limb amputation through the ages. Historical note
    A Mavroforou
    Department of Medical Ethics and Deontology, University of Thessaly Medical School, Larissa, Greece
    Int Angiol 26:385-9. 2007
    ..In the beginning of the 21st century, limb amputation appears to be a safe operation ending up with a functional stump...
  68. ncbi The effects of diseases, drugs, and chemicals on the creativity and productivity of famous sculptors, classic painters, classic music composers, and authors
    Paul L Wolf
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, VA Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1457-64. 2005
    ..Many myths, theories, and speculations exist as to the exact etiology of the diseases, drugs, and chemicals that affected the creativity and productivity of famous sculptors, classic painters, classic music composers, and authors...
  69. ncbi Emblematic monsters: unnatural conceptions and deformed births in early modern Europe
    Alan W Bates
    Clio Med 77:3-334. 2005
  70. pmc Noël du Fail, Cardano, and the Paris Medical Faculty
    Christine Nutton
    The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, 24 Eversholt Street, London NW11AD, UK
    Med Hist 48:367-72. 2004
  71. ncbi Treating medieval plague: the wonderful virtues of theriac
    Christiane Nockels Fabbri
    Yale University, USA
    Early Sci Med 12:247-83. 2007
    ....
  72. ncbi HLA genes and surnames show a similar genetic structure in Lombardy: does this reflect part of the history of the region?
    Antonella Lisa
    Istituto di Genetica Molecolare, CNR, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Am J Hum Biol 19:311-8. 2007
    ..In particular, an ancient historic, archaeological, and linguistic boundary, along the Adda River, seems to be preserved in present-day Lombardy's population structure...
  73. ncbi The figures in El Greco's paintings have signs of Marfan's syndrome
    Jan Kwoczyński
    Kardiol Pol 64:1214-20; discussion 1221-2. 2006
    ..In this article, the hypothesis that figures in El Greco paintings have signs od Marfan's syndrome, is presented...
  74. ncbi [Past, present and future of pediatric cardiology]
    Fause Attie-Cury
    Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia, Ignacio Chavez, Mexico DF
    Gac Med Mex 142:263-9. 2006
  75. ncbi Tycho Brahe: emperor of Hven and the heavens
    Patricia Fara
    Clare College, Cambridge, UK
    Endeavour 31:86-7. 2007
    ..A skilled self-publicist, he commissioned portraits of himself as he established a new type of astronomical research...
  76. ncbi Lost beauty and The Fountain of Youth
    Marc S Zimbler
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Director of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Beth Israel Medical Center 10 Union Sq E, Suite 4J New York, NY 10003, USA
    Arch Facial Plast Surg 6:72, COVER 3. 2004
  77. ncbi [Medicine in the theatre]
    Pentti Paavolainen
    Duodecim 119:2253-65. 2003
  78. ncbi [The work of Hernandez and its repercussions in the natural sciences]
    R Alvarez Pelaez
    Depto de Historia de la Ciencia, Madrid, Espana
    Asclepio 47:27-44. 1995
    ..This paper treats, essentially, of those works...
  79. ncbi Cancrum oris and noma: some etymological and historical remarks
    K W Marck
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery, Medisch Centrum Leeuwarden, Henri Dunantweg 2, 8934 AD Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Br J Plast Surg 56:524-7. 2003
    ....
  80. ncbi [A golden age of the elderly? Old age in a historical perspective]
    Andreas Luh
    Arbeitsbereich Sportgeschichte, Fakultät für Sportwissenschaft, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 36:303-16. 2003
    ..Connected with these analyzed images of old age in all former cultures are concrete systems of values that have a leading function for the whole society...
  81. ncbi Uterine smooth muscle tumors of uncertain malignant potential (STUMP): a clinicopathologic analysis of 16 cases
    Philip P C Ip
    Department of Pathology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:992-1005. 2009
    ..More recently, it has been suggested that immunohistochemical staining may be helpful in the diagnosis of STUMPs...
  82. ncbi Cartier, Champlain, and the fruits of the New World: botanical exchange in the 16th and 17th centuries
    Victoria Dickenson
    McCord Museum
    Sci Can 31:27-47. 2008
    ..How were these new plants viewed on their introduction and how were they incorporated into Europe's "vegetable" consciousness? Where did these new plants fit in the classification of the edible and the exotic?..
  83. ncbi The Forge of Vulcan, by Jacopo Tintoretto (1519-1594)
    Mitchell E Levine
    Neurosurgery 52:1512-3. 2003
  84. ncbi Philately and otolaryngology
    Isaac Shubich
    Miami Children s Hospital, Department of Otolaryngology, 3100 SW 62 Ave, Suite 124, Miami, FL 33155, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:524, 527-8. 2002
  85. ncbi [St. John of God--A model of caring]
    Maria Manuela de Mendonça
    Servir 50:119-23. 2002
  86. ncbi From heofonum to heavens
    Yudhijit Bhattacharjee
    Science 303:1326-8. 2004
  87. ncbi Paulus Aegineta, a seventh century encyclopedist and surgeon: his role in the history of plastic surgery
    R Gurunluoglu
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surp Pirgic Armenian Hospital, Istambul, Turkey
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:2072-9. 2001
    ....
  88. ncbi Humanism and the suffering of the people
    I R Mackay
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 33:195-202. 2003
    ..Fortunately, however, the targets are more clearly visible than during the periods of poverty, plagues and pestilence of the past...
  89. ncbi Life extension and history: the continual search for the fountain of youth
    Carole Haber
    Department of History, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:B515-22. 2004
    ..Rather, their ideas and actions ultimately serve to marginalize the very process of growing old...
  90. ncbi [Physicians and philosophers tackling Cupid's disease: combating syphilis in the 18th century]
    Sergio Sabbatani
    Unita Operativa di Malattie Infettive, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi di Bologna, Italy
    Infez Med 16:108-15. 2008
    ....
  91. ncbi [Research steps of applied medicine]
    C H Temml
    Arbeitsgemeinschaft zur Erforschung der ärztlichen Allgemeinpraxis, Wien
    Wien Med Wochenschr 151:170-2. 2001
    ..As usual in such research work initially the most important tasks were to uncover the inherent laws and to create an appropriate specific terminology...
  92. ncbi [Not Available]
    J Frada
    , Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa
    Medicam Hist Soc 4:9-11. 1995
    ....
  93. ncbi [The marriage between the physician and philology]
    D Gourevitch
    Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, IV Section, Paris
    Med Secoli 10:227-39. 1998
    ..The problem is not teaching something more (new facts, new notions...) but teaching to know well; in a word, teaching the famous continuous learning, which is still a difficult reality...
  94. pmc Persistent millennial-scale shifts in moisture regimes in western Canada during the past six millennia
    Brian F Cumming
    Paleoecological Environmental Assessment and Research Laboratory, Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:16117-21. 2002
    ..Unfortunately, the spatial patterns and mechanisms behind these large and abrupt swings are poorly understood. Similar abrupt and prolonged changes in climatic conditions today could pose major societal challenges for many regions...
  95. ncbi Raised circulating interleukin-18 levels in reactive AA-amyloidosis
    C P J Maury
    Department of Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Amyloid 9:141-4. 2002
    ..To study the circulating levels of interleukin-18 (IL-18), a proinflammtory cytokine implicated in the T helper I response, in patients with rheumatoid arthrtitis (RA) with or without amyloidosis...
  96. ncbi [Abulcassis, grand master of Arab surgery. Abou el Kacem Ibn Abbes Az-Zahraoui]
    Said Mestiri
    Tunis Med 80:168-70. 2002
  97. ncbi A phase I study of single administration of antibody-directed enzyme prodrug therapy with the recombinant anti-carcinoembryonic antigen antibody-enzyme fusion protein MFECP1 and a bis-iodo phenol mustard prodrug
    Astrid Mayer
    Department of Oncology, Hampstead Campus, University College London, UK
    Clin Cancer Res 12:6509-16. 2006
    ..MFECP1 is manufactured in mannosylated form to facilitate normal tissue elimination...
  98. ncbi [From humors to genes: history of depression in the woman]
    G Vigarello
    Encephale 32:S567-8; discussion S572. 2006
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    S W Beasley
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 70:870-4. 2000
    ..Black's concerns about medical publications, concerns that echoed the more general doubts of philosopher Voltaire quoted in the title, appear to be timeless...
  100. ncbi The elucidation of peptic esophagitis: from Hamperl to heartburn
    M V Malfertheiner
    Gastrointestinal Pathobiology Research Group, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8062, USA
    Z Gastroenterol 45:1164-8. 2007
    ....
  101. ncbi [Psychiatry throughout ages: rethinking anorexia nervosa as a viable behavior in a specific sociocultural context?]
    M Starzomska
    Katedry Psychopatologii i Psychoterapii Wydziału Psychologii Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
    Psychiatr Pol 35:669-79. 2001
    ..This theoretical construction makes it possible to explain the changing nature of anorexia nervosa trough the ages and its' continued increase as well...

Research Grants26

  1. Calorie Restriction Effects on Chromosomal Aberrations
    CHARLEEN MOORE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results will be essential in identifying potential mechanisms by which CR acts in cancer prevention and delay of the aging process in long-lived species such as the rhesus monkey and humans. ..
  2. EARLY EVENTS IN NEURAL AND HOMEOGENETIC INDUCTION
    Claudio Stern; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..D. To explore the possible roles of 6 newly-identified candidate secreted factors in the early steps of neural induction and homeogenetic induction. ..
  3. Resilience in Children
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Protease Indicator for Chronic Wound Management
    Irwin Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Cost of production will be low and therefore, broad usage and company profit is expected. The benefits to our patient population with chronic wounds should be significant. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Palliative Care Curriculum for 3rd-Year Medical Students
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Data will be compared with residents who have not been through the course as well as with residents and faculty participating in another study of education. ..
  6. Columbia-GHI Consortium for Claims-Based Cancer Studies
    STEVEN STELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Academic Palliative Care
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..All reentered investigators are seeking NCI funding and have the potential to become independent investigators. ..
  8. A Mature Brain Architecture Knowledge Management System
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Case-control Association Studies and Genetic Confounding
    Esteban Burchard; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. CONNECTIONS OF THE LIMBIC SYSTEM AND HYPOTHALAMUS
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Intelligent Data Storage Resource
    CHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Centralizing such access to a secure data warehouse ensures our continued commitment to patient confidentiality and compliance with federal and state regulations. ..
  12. FORMATION AND SURVIVAL OF RED BLOOD CELLS
    Ernest Beutler; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Should these point mutations fail to alter gene transcription, a search will be made for other potential mutations in linkage disequilibrium with the known -5,-8 and -24 polymorphisms, by sequencing upstream through the promotor. ..
  13. LATENT SEMANTIC INDEXING IN SUPPORT OF DATA RETRIEVAL
    CHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We commit these activities to remain compliant with emerging standards for medical concept representation arising from the Canon efforts and the standardization processes at ANSI-HISPP, CEN TC251 and the CPRI initiatives. ..
  14. TRAINING PROGRAM ON THE BIODEMOGRAPHY OF AGING
    STUART OLSHANSKY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition, the PI will pursue additional funds through grants to engage in the research that follows from hypotheses that he and colleagues have already formulated and tested in the newly emerging field of biodemography. ..
  15. PHENOTYPIC AND PSYCHOSOCIAL STUDY OF THE L1307K MUTATION
    Henry Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  16. COLLAGEN METABOLISM IN WOUND REPAIR
    Irwin Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These data should provide key inforrnation for the development of new strategies for the treatment of pressure ulcers as well as other chronic non-healing wounds. ..
  17. GENETICS OF ASTHMA IN LATINO AMERICANS
    Esteban Burchard; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This proposal?s focus is consistent with the goal established by Healthy People 2010, to reduce disparities in health among different populations. ..
  18. SPINAL AND PROJECTION MECHANISMS RELATED TO PAIN
    EDWARD PERL; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Immunocytochemical studies will be used to complement the structural and pharmacological analyses to aid in establishing mediators involved in linkages between SDH neurons. ..
  19. ENCODING IN SOMATIC SENSE ORGANS
    EDWARD PERL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..N.S? This information, in an area which has been barely explored, could greatly improve our understanding of how mechanical events are sensed. This could open up new areas of inquiry of possible importance in sensory deficits. ..
  20. Maternal Opioid Treatment: Human Experimental Research
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Development and Evaluation of Terminology Services
    CHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  22. A Mouse Model of Gaucher Disease
    Ernest Beutler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In particular, electron microscopy and light microscopy will be used to attempt to demonstrate the development of Gaucher cells in the chimeric mice. ..
  23. Role of Inter-alpha Inhibitors in Anthrax Intoxication
    Steven Opal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our research is focused on the development of a new and safe treatment based on the ability of inter-alpha proteins to prevent the fatal consequences of anthrax infection. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Aw
    David Rizzieri; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These results will lead to future improvements in maximizing the anti-tumor effects of allogeneic therapy, hastening immunologic recovery, and minimizing the toxicity of this procedure. ..
  25. Anti-Selectin Blocker for Liver Ischemic Injury
    LUIS TOLEDO PEREYRA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Treatment with TCB-1269 will enhance the quality of life of millions of patients suffering from the large number of maladies associated with ischemia/reperfusion ischemic maladies. [unreadable] [unreadable]..