17th century history

Summary

Summary: Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.

Top Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. ncbi Tsunamis: a long-term threat
    Quirin Schiermeier
    Nature 433:4. 2005
  7. 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
  8. ncbi [The most important sources of the Graeco-Arabic medicine]
    Richárd Nagy
    Orvostort Kozl 48:21-33. 2003
  9. ncbi Cardiopulmonary resuscitation development
    L A Geddes
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 24:110-3. 2005
  10. ncbi The history and evolution of pessaries for pelvic organ prolapse
    Sheetle M Shah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mayday University Hospital, 530 London Road, CR7 7YE, Croydon, U K
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:170-5. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Vitamin D insufficiency: Prevalence and Impact in Young School Age Children
    Kumaravel Rajakumar; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas Barrier
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. EARLY EVENTS IN NEURAL AND HOMEOGENETIC INDUCTION
    Claudio Stern; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Maternal Opioid Treatment: Human Experimental Research
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. International Network and Registry for TMA
    Howard Trachtman; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Human monoclonal antibody therapy for HUS
    Howard Trachtman; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. Soy Consumption and Breast Tissue Proliferation
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Logical Analysis of Data and Cardiac Surgery Risk
    Eugene Blackstone; Fiscal Year: 2006
  9. Resilience in Children
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. A Mature Brain Architecture Knowledge Management System
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications261 found, 100 shown here

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi Tsunamis: a long-term threat
    Quirin Schiermeier
    Nature 433:4. 2005
  7. 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
  8. 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 ...
  9. ncbi Cardiopulmonary resuscitation development
    L A Geddes
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 24:110-3. 2005
  10. ncbi The history and evolution of pessaries for pelvic organ prolapse
    Sheetle M Shah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mayday University Hospital, 530 London Road, CR7 7YE, Croydon, U K
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:170-5. 2006
    ..It can also be used as a permanent measure for women who are unsuitable for surgery. It remains to be established whether the use of modern pessaries over prolonged periods of time can prevent progression of or even cure, prolapse...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi [Biographie of Europe: Confidence basis for a successful union]
    D P Mertz
    Versicherungsmedizin 57:147-51. 2005
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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
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  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi [The history of the flea in art and literature]
    R Roncalli Amici
    American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists, USA
    Parassitologia 46:15-8. 2004
    ....
  23. 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...
  24. doi Romancing the chiasm: vision, vocalization, and virtuosity
    Joel S Glaser
    J Neuroophthalmol 28:131-43. 2008
  25. 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...
  26. 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
    ....
  27. 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...
  28. 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
    ....
  29. 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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  30. 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
    ....
  31. ncbi [Origin and evolution of the terms "german" and "German" (II)]
    D P Mertz
    Versicherungsmedizin 59:146-9. 2007
  32. 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
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi The ocular surface and its symbolism
    Juan Murube
    Ophthalmology, University of Alcala Madrid, Spain
    Ocul Surf 5:6-12. 2007
  36. ncbi [Cancer in medical and cultural history]
    Dietrich von Engelhardt
    Institut für Medizin und Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Lubeck, Deutschland, Germany
    Onkologie 30:6-11. 2007
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. pmc Global climate change, war, and population decline in recent human history
    David D Zhang
    Department of Geography, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:19214-9. 2007
    ..Findings of this research may lend an additional dimension to the classic concepts of Malthusianism and Darwinism...
  41. 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
    ....
  42. 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
    ....
  43. 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...
  44. 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...
  45. 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
    ....
  46. 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
  47. 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...
  48. 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
  49. 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
    ....
  50. ncbi Bacillus (corynebacterium) xerosis and the ocular surface
    Juan Murube
    University of Alcala Madrid, Spain
    Ocul Surf 4:6-9. 2006
  51. 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
    ....
  52. 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
  53. 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
  54. ncbi [Epidemiology of errors in health]
    Enrico Bollero
    Policlinico Università di Roma Tor Vergata
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 59:7-50. 2003
  55. 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...
  56. 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.)..
  57. 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...
  58. 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]...
  59. 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...
  60. 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...
  61. 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
  62. 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...
  63. 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...
  64. 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...
  65. 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'...
  66. ncbi [Charles XII seems to have fulfilled all the criteria of Asperger syndrome]
    Christopher Gillberg
    Drottning Silvias barn och ungdomssjukhus, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 99:4837-8. 2002
  67. ncbi Measuring the marvelous: science and the exotic in William Dampier
    Geraldine Barnes
    Eighteenth Century Life 26:45-57. 2002
  68. ncbi Five millennia of wound care products--what is new? A literature review
    Chantal M Moues
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ostomy Wound Manage 55:16-8, 20, 22 passim. 2009
    ..Although research regarding interaction of basic wound management principles remains limited, the combined efforts of global research and clinical groups predict a bright future for improved wound management...
  69. ncbi The eyes, brain, bones, and skull of Johann Sebastian Bach
    Tomislav Breitenfeld
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1717-8. 2007
  70. ncbi A history of diabetes: from antiquity to discovering insulin
    Kathryn M King
    University of Sunderland, UK
    Br J Nurs 12:1091-5. 2003
    ..The article concludes with Frederick Banting and John Macleod being awarded the Nobel Prize in 1923 for their revolutionary discovery of insulin...
  71. ncbi History of disorders of thyroid dysfunction
    A M Ahmed
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Bahr Elghazal, Khartoum, Sudan
    East Mediterr Health J 11:459-69. 2005
    ..This paper reviews the main landmarks in the history of thyroid disease, supplemented by a brief discussion of the historically relevant scientific aspects of the thyroid gland, and the evolution of endocrinology as a formal discipline...
  72. ncbi The distinction between witchcraft and madness in colonial Connecticut
    Lawrence B Goodheart
    Department of History, University of Connecticut, USA
    Hist Psychiatry 13:433-44. 2002
    ..The examples discussed in detail are from Connecticut, but they are representative of colonial New England as a whole...
  73. ncbi What ever happened to chlorosis? 1973
    Frank Panettiere
    Alaska Med 45:102-4. 2003
  74. ncbi From Galvani to patch clamp: the development of electrophysiology
    Alexei Verkhratsky
    Faculty of Life Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    Pflugers Arch 453:233-47. 2006
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  75. ncbi [Microbes aboard your Magesty's ships]
    Walter Ledermann
    Unidad de Segunda Infancia, Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna
    Rev Chilena Infectol 22:371-6. 2005
  76. ncbi [From temples and sanctuaries to hospitals; 6,000 years of history]
    L de la Garza Villaseñor
    Instituto Nacional de la Nutricion Salvador Zubiran
    Rev Invest Clin 52:89-97. 2000
    ..To find out when and where the hospitals began, its history and evolution...
  77. ncbi [The evolution of the vocational training of apothecaries and the pharmacists through the << Salle des Actes>> of the faculty of pharmacy of Paris]
    Elie Bzoura
    Rev Hist Pharm (Paris) 53:385-402. 2005
    ..The characters represented on the portraits played a major role in the formation and dissemination of knowledge...
  78. ncbi [Twin delivery: facts and controversies]
    O Sibony
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, Hopital Robert Debre, 48, boulevard Serurier, 75019 Paris, France
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 31:2S28-31. 2002
  79. ncbi ["Good digestion is better than a million dollars" (Theodor Fontane). From enema to modern pancreas research]
    B Ignatzek
    Institut fur Geschichte der Medizin der Universitat Wurzburg, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 127:1842-4. 2002
  80. ncbi Medicine and the artist
    Jan Dequeker
    Age Ageing 37:4-5. 2008
  81. ncbi Niels Stensen (1638-1686). Postal stamps issued on Stensen--Denmark--1969
    J V Pai-Dhungat
    Dept of Medicine, TN Medical College and BYL Nair Ch Hospital, Mumbai
    J Assoc Physicians India 54:554. 2006
  82. ncbi [New thoughts on the hypothesis of the origin of the balm of Commander of Pernes: it originated from the balm of Jerusalem]
    Pierre Labrude
    Faculte de Pharmacie, BP 80403, 54001 Nancy Cedex, France
    Vesalius 12:37-40. 2006
    ..Savior Monastery's pharmacy, in Jerusalem...
  83. ncbi Social disadvantages in childhood and risk of all-cause death and cardiovascular disease in later life: a comparison of historical and retrospective childhood information
    Laura Kauhanen
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Epidemiol 35:962-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the association between objective historical records and recalled questionnaire-based information on childhood socioeconomic position (SEP) with regard to cardiovascular and all-cause mortality...
  84. ncbi [Deliria of metamorphosis]
    Jackie Pigeaud
    Universite de Nantes, Institut Universitaire de France, 2, chemin de la Berthelotière, F 44700 Orvault
    Gesnerus 63:73-89. 2006
    ..They represent two different ways of continuing the inheritance of Aristotelian mimesis...
  85. ncbi [Moyse Charas, apothecary and medical doctor (Uzés 1619 - Paris 1698)]
    Fred W Felix
    Rev Hist Pharm (Paris) 50:63-80. 2002
    ..The last six months he suffered imprisonment by the Inquisition. Liberated after his conversion to Catholicism, he could finally return to Paris...
  86. ncbi An essay concerning human understanding: how the cerebri anatome of Thomas Willis influenced John Locke
    Bradley C Lega
    Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:567-76; discussion 567-76. 2006
    ....
  87. ncbi [Not Available]
    L Guerrini
    Universita di Firenze
    Nuncius 13:193-208. 1998
    ..The commentary indicates the early circulation of Borelli's work in Florence and the special stress that Francesco Redi laid on it...
  88. ncbi The roots of the Wang academic family tree
    Douglas C Cameron
    Cargill Incorporated, Biotechnology Development Center, P O Box 5702, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 5702, USA
    Biotechnol Bioeng 95:218-9. 2006
  89. ncbi [Gout and kidney during XVII and XIX centuries]
    A Antonello
    Cattedra di Nefrologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italia
    Reumatismo 54:165-71. 2002
    ..They report some works and theories on gout of great ancient physicians, such as Paracelsus, Sydenham, Boerhaave, Van Swieten and Morgagni...
  90. ncbi The William Harvey stamp
    D Geraint James
    J Med Biogr 13:241. 2005
  91. ncbi [Improvement of public health in London in the nineteenth century and the probably limited role of the new sewage system]
    M M H J van Gelder
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Epidemiologie en Biostatistiek, Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2852-6. 2007
    ..However, it is likely that several other factors, such as improvements in the food and water supply, vaccination programmes, and natural circumstances, were responsible for a large part of this increase...
  92. ncbi [Ten years after the latest revision International Anatomical Terminology]
    D Kachlik
    Ustav anatomie 3 LF UK, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 147:287-94. 2008
    ..The authors of the article strongly recommend using the recent revision of the Latin anatomical nomenclature both in the oral and written forms, when educating and publishing...
  93. ncbi The (un)dress of the mad poor in England, c.1650-1850. Part 1
    Jonathan Andrews
    School of Historical Studies and Northern Centre for the History of Medicine, University of Newcastle, Armstrong Building, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE 1 7RU, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 18:5-24. 2007
    ....
  94. doi Science & music: lost in music
    David Huron
    School of Music and Center for Cognitive Science, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
    Nature 453:456-7. 2008
  95. ncbi Biohistorical approaches to "race" in the United States: Biological distances among African Americans, European Americans, and their ancestors
    Heather J H Edgar
    Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87131, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 139:58-67. 2009
    ....
  96. ncbi Smallpox and New York City's smallpox hospital
    Allen D Spiegel
    State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, College of Medicine, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 43, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    J Community Health 30:391-413. 2005
    ..Today, the ruins of the smallpox hospital are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. At night, the ruins are illuminated casting an eerie, green aura on the remaining stone walls...
  97. ncbi Malingering pain in the medicolegal context
    George Mendelson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Caulfield Pain Management and Research Centre, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Pain 20:423-32. 2004
    ..In our view, the ultimate issue of the veracity of the plaintiff is for the Court to decide, and epithets such as "malingerer" have no place in reports prepared for legal purposes by health care professionals...
  98. ncbi The chick; a great model system becomes even greater
    Claudio D Stern
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Dev Cell 8:9-17. 2005
    ..In combination with classical techniques such as grafting and lineage tracing, the chicken is now one of the most versatile experimental systems available...
  99. ncbi Tradition of the pharmacies of Celje
    Marija Pocivavsek
    Museum of Recent History Celje
    Acta Med Hist Adriat 7:237-52. 2009
    ..In February 2009, the Museum of Recent Histoy Celje opened a museum pharmacy, which gives visitors an opportunity to experience the middle-class lifestyle from the time before World War II...
  100. ncbi Highly variable Northern Hemisphere temperatures reconstructed from low- and high-resolution proxy data
    Anders Moberg
    Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Nature 433:613-7. 2005
    ..7 K below the average of 1961-90 occurred around ad 1600. This large natural variability in the past suggests an important role of natural multicentennial variability that is likely to continue...
  101. ncbi Patients' and professionals' opinions of services for people at an increased risk of colorectal cancer: an exploratory qualitative study
    Tamar Stermer
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College Campus, King s College London, UK
    Fam Cancer 3:49-53. 2004
    ..To explore the views and opinions of patients with a family history of colorectal cancer, and of primary and secondary care health professionals, on how to improve current services for individuals with a family history of colorectal cancer...

Research Grants51

  1. Vitamin D insufficiency: Prevalence and Impact in Young School Age Children
    Kumaravel Rajakumar; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas Barrier
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental biological dilemma of the lung, namely how the blood-gas barrier combines extreme thinness with immense strength. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. 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. ..
  4. Maternal Opioid Treatment: Human Experimental Research
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. International Network and Registry for TMA
    Howard Trachtman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These include essential hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, myocardial infarction, and chronic kidney disease. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Human monoclonal antibody therapy for HUS
    Howard Trachtman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Soy Consumption and Breast Tissue Proliferation
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  8. Logical Analysis of Data and Cardiac Surgery Risk
    Eugene Blackstone; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Hence, the applicability of this work goes beyond determination of risk of patients undergoing cardiac surgery. ..
  9. Resilience in Children
    Barry Lester; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. A Mature Brain Architecture Knowledge Management System
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Effects of Soy on Estrogens in Breast Fluid and Urine
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The NAF approach is the only way to learn more about the beneficial and adverse effects of soy directly in the female breast without applying invasive procedures to women without breast disease or surgery. ..
  12. 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. ..
  13. Case-control Association Studies and Genetic Confounding
    Esteban Burchard; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Calcineurin-Mediated Regulation of Cardiac Ca2+ Channel
    Joseph Hill; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In Aim 4, we will determine whether the mechanisms of calcineurin regulation of Ca2+ channel expression and function examined in Aims 1-3 occur in a clinically relevant, in vivo model of hypertrophy. ..
  15. Synergism Between Influenza Virus and Pneumococcus
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  16. Academic Palliative Care
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..All reentered investigators are seeking NCI funding and have the potential to become independent investigators. ..
  17. Oxygen and Phototherapy in perinatal period: Risk of Acute Lymphoctyic Leukemia
    Nigel Paneth; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If these treatments increase the risk of leukemia, it should be possible to find alternative ways to manage newborn problems that minimize exposure to these treatments [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Nutritional Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes in the Multiethnic Cohort
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. New Paradigms of Cerebral Palsy Etiology: A Comprehensive Case Control Study
    NIGEL SEFTON PANETH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Maternal interviews and birth certificates will inform the above analyses by linking molecular information to self-reported and recorded clinical events and conditions. ..
  20. Views and Approaches Toward Research Integrity Among IRBs
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We anticipate that the data from this study will serve as a significant foundation in assisting future research and the improvement of Rl through guidelines, education and other capacity building. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. CONNECTIONS OF THE LIMBIC SYSTEM AND HYPOTHALAMUS
    LARRY SWANSON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. 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. ..
  23. 2nd Orthomyxoviruses Research Conference
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The purpose of this proposal is to provide funds that will allow promising young investigators to interact with their peers and develop a commitment to this area of research. ..
  24. Lethal synergism between influenza and pneumococcus
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  25. PERIPHERAL CHEMORECEPTORS: MECHANISMS & MODULATIONS
    Sukhamay Lahiri; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The aim of this proposal is to understand how the processes are initiated in the chemosensory cells. ..
  26. Automated Cognitive Assessment System
    Norman Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. PHENOTYPIC AND PSYCHOSOCIAL STUDY OF THE L1307K MUTATION
    Henry Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  28. NESTED CASE CONTROL STUDY OF MAMMOGRAPHIC DENSITY
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  29. MULTICENTER TRIAL OF SYNSORB PK IN E COLI RELATED HUS
    Howard Trachtman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The outcome of this trial may justify the use of SYNSORB PK as a safe therapy to ameliorate D+HUS. ..
  30. Development and Evaluation of Terminology Services
    CHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  31. EEG BASED BRAIN COMPUTER INTERFACE
    JONATHAN WOLPAW; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If successful, this work is likely to improve performance and versatility of EEG-based communication and interface systems. ..
  32. Views of Privacy of Genetic Information
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings of this study can enhance further policy, professional and public education, and future research in this area. ..
  33. 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. ..
  34. Response Selection as a Function of Age
    Robert Proctor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These guidelines will lead to development of products and environments that allow elderly adults to remain more independent and to engage safely in more activities in their daily lives. ..
  35. 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. ..
  36. 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. ..
  37. Breast Density, IGF-I, & Prolactin, in Four Populations
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The statistical analysis will include mixed models to explore the relation between hormone levels and breast density while controlling for confounders and for clustering by study location. ..
  38. 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. ..
  39. Inflammatory Markers in a 2-Year Soy Intervention among Premenopausal Women
    Gertraud Maskarinec; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The statistical analysis will apply general linear models to compare the levels of inflammatory markers by soy intake, while taking into account the repeated measurement design. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. 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. ..
  41. 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. ..
  42. 3rd Orthomyxoviruses Research Conference
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The purpose of this proposal is to provide funds that will allow promising young investigators to interact with their peers and develop a commitment to this area of research. ..
  43. Novel Therapies for Resistant FSGS
    Howard Trachtman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The infrastructure that is established for the performance of this R21/R33 project should prove useful for the efficient assessment of additional novel therapies that will be developed in the future for patients with primary FSGS. ..
  44. Influenza-pneumococcal synergism: role of neuraminidase
    Jonathan McCullers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  45. Dinitroaniline Specificity for Tubulin
    Naomi Morrissette; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  46. 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. ..
  47. 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]..
  48. Mechanisms of Dinitroaniline Action, Selectivity and Resistance
    Naomi S Morrissette; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In summary, we believe that further study of the dinitroanilines will elucidate new aspects of tubulin function and define novel ways to specifically disrupt parasite tubulins. ..
  49. Ultrafast Electron Cryomicroscopy of Single Protein Particles
    Ahmed H Zewail; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, this advance could make structure determination to near-atomic resolution routine for large macromolecular complexes. ..