biography

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Summary: A written account of a person's life and the branch of literature concerned with the lives of people. (Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Preserved painting creativity in an artist with Alzheimer's disease
    L R Fornazzari
    Geriatric Mental Health Program, Multilingual Multicultural Memory Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Neurol 12:419-24. 2005
  2. ncbi [Eventful life stories. Members of student fraternities persecuted in Silesia in the early 19th century]
    Walter Schmidt
    Wurzbg Medizinhist Mitt 22:449-521. 2003
  3. ncbi Memories and history of Hansen's disease in Brazil told by witnesses (1960-2000)
    Laurinda Rosa Maciel
    Casa de Oswaldo Cruz Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos 10:308-35. 2003
  4. ncbi [History of the rhenish and alsacian contributions to the understanding of diabetes]
    Jean Marie Brogard
    Hist Sci Med 38:421-32. 2004
  5. ncbi Neurobiographies: writing lives in the history of neurology and the neurosciences
    Thomas Söderqvist
    Department of History of Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Bredgade 62, DK 1260 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Hist Neurosci 11:38-48. 2002
  6. ncbi Judith Rich Harris: the Miss Marple of developmental psychology
    Elisabeth Wesseling
    Sci Context 17:293-314. 2004
  7. ncbi [Etienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1772-1844) and anencephaly: Contribution of one naturalist to medical knowledge]
    Pierre Charon
    Hist Sci Med 38:365-83. 2004
  8. ncbi Pioneers of Ayurveda during Nizam-VII
    K Venkatramaraju
    Assistant Research Officer Ay, Indian Institute of History of Medicine, OMC Building, Putlibowli, Hyderabad 500 095
    Bull Indian Inst Hist Med Hyderabad 32:43-9. 2002
  9. ncbi [Artistic creativity and bipolar mood disorder]
    Zoltan Janka
    Szegedi Tudomanyegyetem, Szent Györgyi Albert Orvos és Gyógyszerésztudományi Centrum, Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Pszichiatriai Klinika
    Orv Hetil 145:1709-18. 2004
  10. ncbi Imagining The Sociological Imagination: the biographical context of a sociological classic
    John D Brewer
    Department of Sociology, University of Aberdeen
    Br J Sociol 55:317-33. 2004

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  1. ncbi Preserved painting creativity in an artist with Alzheimer's disease
    L R Fornazzari
    Geriatric Mental Health Program, Multilingual Multicultural Memory Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Neurol 12:419-24. 2005
    ..We are reporting the case of a talented artist with the diagnosis of early onset Alzheimer disease (AD) with progressive cognitive impairment but with preservation of her creativity until very late in the course of the disease...
  2. ncbi [Eventful life stories. Members of student fraternities persecuted in Silesia in the early 19th century]
    Walter Schmidt
    Wurzbg Medizinhist Mitt 22:449-521. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi Memories and history of Hansen's disease in Brazil told by witnesses (1960-2000)
    Laurinda Rosa Maciel
    Casa de Oswaldo Cruz Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos 10:308-35. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi [History of the rhenish and alsacian contributions to the understanding of diabetes]
    Jean Marie Brogard
    Hist Sci Med 38:421-32. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi Neurobiographies: writing lives in the history of neurology and the neurosciences
    Thomas Söderqvist
    Department of History of Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Bredgade 62, DK 1260 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Hist Neurosci 11:38-48. 2002
    ..Finally, a recent cooperative biography of Charcot is mentioned as an example of how the biographical genre can help overcome the alleged dichotomy ..
  6. ncbi Judith Rich Harris: the Miss Marple of developmental psychology
    Elisabeth Wesseling
    Sci Context 17:293-314. 2004
    ..While historical studies investigate how repertoires for scientific self-fashioning evolve through time, rhetoric reveals how identity models from an earlier age may be appropriated in the present...
  7. ncbi [Etienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1772-1844) and anencephaly: Contribution of one naturalist to medical knowledge]
    Pierre Charon
    Hist Sci Med 38:365-83. 2004
    ..His works will be continued by his son, Isidore, doctor, who is considered as the Teratology science founder...
  8. ncbi Pioneers of Ayurveda during Nizam-VII
    K Venkatramaraju
    Assistant Research Officer Ay, Indian Institute of History of Medicine, OMC Building, Putlibowli, Hyderabad 500 095
    Bull Indian Inst Hist Med Hyderabad 32:43-9. 2002
    ..I.I.H.M. Vol. 18, No. 1, Jan 1998, pp. 67-84. The life sketch of nine pioneers of Ayruveda who established the system of Ayurveda on the track during the rule of Nizam - VII - Mir Osman Ali Khan Bahadur are presented here...
  9. ncbi [Artistic creativity and bipolar mood disorder]
    Zoltan Janka
    Szegedi Tudomanyegyetem, Szent Györgyi Albert Orvos és Gyógyszerésztudományi Centrum, Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Pszichiatriai Klinika
    Orv Hetil 145:1709-18. 2004
    ..Several studies and theories propose a connection between psychopathology and artistic creativity i.e. madness and genius characters share common roots...
  10. ncbi Imagining The Sociological Imagination: the biographical context of a sociological classic
    John D Brewer
    Department of Sociology, University of Aberdeen
    Br J Sociol 55:317-33. 2004
    ..This approach is adopted in order to display the intersection between biography and sociology in Mills's life and career, a feature that he made a central part of sociology's promise...
  11. ncbi From cAMP to adenosine: an illuminating shift of focus
    Kresimir Krnjevic
    Physiology Department, McGill University, Montreal, QC Canada
    Neurol Res 27:129-36. 2005
    ..Starting in Australia, he settled in North America, first in Canada, then in the USA, where his long tenure at Wayne State brought his career to its culmination...
  12. ncbi Lessor known ayurvedic physicians from an Urdu book Rumoozul Atibba: part II
    S A Husain
    Assistant Research Officer Ay Indian Institute of History of Medicine, Osmania Medical College Building, Putlibowli, Hyderabad 500 095 India
    Bull Indian Inst Hist Med Hyderabad 32:57-61. 2002
    ..Vol XXVI (1996). This article contains only three biographies of Ayurvedic physicians...
  13. ncbi Delusion in general and forensic psychiatry--historical and contemporary aspects
    Paul Hoff
    University of Zurich, Department of General and Social Psychiatry, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Behav Sci Law 24:241-55. 2006
    ..Due to the complex features of delusions, research in this area may well become paradigmatic for many other complicated psycho(patho)logical phenomena, e.g. consciousness, hallucinations and psychotic depression...
  14. ncbi Tell me a story: MMPI responses and personal biography in the case of a serial killer
    David S Nichols
    Pacific University, USA
    J Pers Assess 86:242-62. 2006
    ..In this article, I illustrate a contrasting approach, one that emphasizes MMPI items and scales as instruments of personal biography, with the case of the serial murderer Jeffrey Dahmer.
  15. ncbi Skulls, brains, and memorial culture: on cerebral biographies of scientists in the nineteenth century
    Michael Hagner
    Max Planck Institut fur Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin
    Sci Context 16:195-218. 2003
    ..It was only in this context that moral reservations about dissecting the brains of geniuses could be overcome, which led to a more systematic investigation of brains of geniuses after 1860...
  16. ncbi Jung's lives
    Alan C Elms
    University of California, Davis, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 41:331-46. 2005
    ..Each work is briefly reviewed in terms of its scope, its main contributions to the biographical literature on Jung, and its principal shortcomings. A short list of selected readings on Jung's life is recommended...
  17. ncbi Qualitative and quantitative analyses of historical data
    Dean Keith Simonton
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, California 95616 8686, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 54:617-40. 2003
    ..The article closes by presenting the reasons why (a) psychologists will probably continue to use historical data and (b) quantitative analyses may eventually replace qualitative analyses in such applications...
  18. ncbi Prosopagnosia in biographies and autobiographies
    Thomas Grüter
    Department of Psychological Basic Research, Faculty of Psychology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Perception 36:299-301. 2007
    ..In this paper we present an autobiography and a biography describing five cases of congenital prosopagnosia...
  19. ncbi [The hospitale of the town of Pécs (South-Hungary) in the 14-16. centuries]
    Tamás Fedeles
    Orvostort Kozl 48:117-26. 2003
    ..The persons heading the hospital worked at the same time as parsons at the city-parish St. Bartholomew. The article contains also the biographical data of the directors...
  20. ncbi Achieving women and declining sex ratios
    Valerie J Grant
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ
    Hum Biol 75:917-27. 2003
    Professionally written biographies of 353 women selected for inclusion in two volumes of a dictionary of biography were analyzed separately for data on family structure, occupation, and personality characteristics...
  21. ncbi Personality, biographical characteristics, and job interview success: a longitudinal study of the mediating effects of interviewing self-efficacy and the moderating effects of internal locus of causality
    Cheryl Tay
    Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    J Appl Psychol 91:446-54. 2006
    ..Locus of causality attributions for interview outcomes moderated the relationship between interview success and subsequent I-SE. Theoretical and practical implications are discussed...
  22. ncbi [Studies on the kidney and the renal circulation, by Josep Trueta i Raspall (1897-1977)]
    Fariña L A Pérez
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital POVISA, Vigo, Pontevedra
    Actas Urol Esp 32:276-80. 2008
    ..One of the most outstanding fruits of this investigation is the book "Studies on renal circulation", first published in English in 1947 (Oxford), then in Spanish in 1949 (Barcelona)...
  23. ncbi 'One health' in action series: nos 1-8
    Laura H Kahn
    Physician Research Scholar, Program on Science and Global Security, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, 221 Nassau Street, 2nd Floor, Princeton, New Jersey 08542, USA
    Vet Ital 45:195-208. 2009
    ..net. Please include your curriculum vitae or brief biography, title, degree(s), affiliation and address consistent with those currently acknowledged as 'One Health - One ..
  24. ncbi [Tributes to Macdonald Critchley and his achievements in neurolinguistics]
    Tsu Pei Hung
    College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 17:127-31. 2008
    ..He died peacefully at home at the age of 97 and entered the pantheon of distinguished neuroscientists of the 20th century...
  25. ncbi [Not Available]
    M H Bickel
    Medizinhistorisches Institut, Bern, Switzerland
    NTM 8:129-48. 2000
    ..born between 1800 and 1900 have been selected, mainly by citation frequency, for a study in comparative biography. They originated in Germany, U.S.A., U.K., France, Switzerland, Italy, and Austria...
  26. ncbi Pierre Auger--a life in the service of science
    L Persson
    Division of Nuclear Safety, IAEA, Vienna, Austria
    Acta Oncol 35:785-7. 1996
    A short biography of Pierre Auger, the discoverer of the atomic auger electron effect, is given...
  27. ncbi [Coping psychologically with amputation]
    M Schulz
    Amputierte e V, Wermelskirchen
    Vasa 38:72-4. 2009
    An amputation is a "tragic event" in someone's biography which causes a dramatic change in the outer appearance, the loss of mobility, independence and self esteem...
  28. ncbi [20 years' of the Psychiatric Section of the Serbian Medical Society-Society of Physicians of Vojvodina (1982-2001)]
    Milorad Curcić
    Zdravstveni centar Dr Gere Istvan, Sluzba za neuropsihijatriju, 24400 Senta, Karadordeva bb
    Med Pregl 55:153-60. 2002
    ..Since then, it has a presidency, a president and a secretary appointed by its assembly for a two-year period...
  29. ncbi [Breakup during twilight--the development of child and adolescent psychiatry during the time of forced sterilisation and child euthanasia in national socialism]
    Jan Nedoschill
    Praxis für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Herzogenaurach
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 58:504-17. 2009
    ..A distinct and satisfactory understanding has not taken place during postwar period in Germany. However, in the meantime there has grown an awareness and also a consternation about the incidents due to research and publications...
  30. ncbi Predicting social isolation among geriatric psychiatry patients
    Trevor Frise Smith
    Department of Sociology, Nipissing University, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:50-9. 2009
    ..Specifically, it examines the associations of diagnoses, psychiatric history, and measures of current functioning with social isolation...
  31. ncbi Bibliotherapy: the therapeutic use of didactic and literary texts in treatment, diagnosis, prevention, and training
    Lawrence I Silverberg
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 103:131-5. 2003
    ..bibliotherapy: didactic texts, which are instructive, and imaginative literature, which can be a literary text, biography, or autobiography and fosters an imaginative response from the patient-reader...
  32. ncbi The lion of the union: the pelvic wound of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
    W J Harmon
    Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78250, USA
    J Urol 163:713-6. 2000
    ..Urosepsis is listed as the cause of death on his death certificate and whether this was true is debatable. However, even if this wound did not cause his death, it surely contributed to it...
  33. ncbi [Biography and analysis of the urologic works of Dr. Nicasio Benlloch Giner (1888-1957) (I)]
    José Antonio Cánovas Ivorra
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital General Universitario, Valencia, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 57:581-4. 2004
    ..Rafael Mollá Rodrigo. Dr. Nicasio Benlloch Giner (1888-1957) did the same at the beginning of the XX century when he came back from the professional school of George Marion, contributing to the consolidation of this speciality...
  34. ncbi [Biography and analysis of the urologic works of Dr. Nicasio Benlloch Giner (1888-1957) (II)]
    José Antonio Cánovas Ivorra
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital General Universitario, Valencia, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 57:585-94. 2004
    ..Rafael Mollá Rodrigo. Dr. Nicasio Benlloch Giner (1888-1957) did the same at the beginning of the XX century when he came back from the professional school of George Marion, contributing to the consolidation of this speciality...
  35. ncbi [The intervention of Dr Francisco Díaz in the inquisitorial process against Elena/o de Cespedes, a transsexual surgeon found guilty by the Inquistion in Toledo in 1587]
    Emilio Maganto Pavón
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 60:873-86. 2007
    ..Except for the reference by Folch Jou and Burshatin, both short and incomplete, no other author or biographer of the famous surgeon had cited this episode of his life, which to our judgment could mean a great damage to his reputation...
  36. ncbi Searching for behavioral indicators of bipolar II in patients presenting with major depressive episodes: the "red sign," the "rule of three" and other biographic signs of temperamental extravagance, activation and hypomania
    Hagop S Akiskal
    International Mood Center, University of California at San Diego, V A Hospital 3350, La Jolla Village Dr 116 A, San Diego CA 92161, USA
    J Affect Disord 84:279-90. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi Early retirement and work after retirement. Implications for the structure of the work society
    H J Freter
    Free University of Berlin, Institute of Sociology, FRG
    Compr Gerontol B 2:44-52. 1988
    ..their concept of a "full work life", which is based on the time-table of the socially institutionalized normal biography; but this is offset by their desire to leave stressful work situations at least where the schemes for early ..
  38. ncbi [A historical perspective on the health of boys and male adolescents (1780-2010)]
    Martin Dinges
    Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung, Stuttgart
    Med Ges Gesch 29:97-121. 2010
    ..The paper first describes specific problems in the biography (babies, child labour, tuberculosis, school, fitness for military service) and their solutions up to the time of ..
  39. ncbi Quality of life, food choice and meal patterns - field report of a practitioner
    Alfred T Hoffmann
    IQ Innovative Qualifikation in der Altenpflege GmbH, Bad Arolsen, Deutschland
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:20-4. 2008
    ..During the course of life everyone develops his very individual biography of eating. This includes eating habits, food choice, and meal patterns...
  40. ncbi The James Lind Library: explaining and illustrating the evolution of fair tests of medical treatments
    I Chalmers
    James Lind Initiative, Oxford, UK
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 38:259-64. 2008
    ..A multinational, multilingual editorial team oversees the development of the website, which currently receives tens of thousands of visitors every month...
  41. ncbi Coping with chronic disease, dying and death--a contribution to competence in old age
    A Kruse
    , Heidelberg
    Compr Gerontol C 1:1-11. 1987
    ..The studies show that coping with chronic disease, dying and death are highly influenced by biography, by subjective evaluation of the past, present and future, and by access to a supportive intra- and ..
  42. ncbi Demographics of the UK cystic fibrosis population: implications for neonatal screening
    Jonathan McCormick
    The UK CF Database, Tayside Institute of Child Health, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 10:583-90. 2002
    ..Screen-positive, non-Caucasian infants without an identifiable CFTR mutation should be referred for a sweat test and genetic counselling when serum trypsinogen concentrations remain elevated after birth...
  43. ncbi HIV-positive men who have sex with men: biography, diversity in lifestyles, common experience of living with HIV. ANRS-EN12 VESPA Study, 2003
    France Lert
    INSERM, Hôpital Paul Brousse Bat, Villejuif, France
    AIDS Care 22:71-80. 2010
    ..Few studies question possible differences according to varying sexual biography and current behaviour within the MSM population...
  44. ncbi [The teaching of Dr. Francisco Romero Aguirre]
    Mariano Pérez Albacete
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 60:949-57. 2007
    ....
  45. ncbi [The 100th anniversary of Gustav Wilhelm Störring's "Lectures on Psychopathology". A review of his early years]
    H Steinberg
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie, Universitat Leipzig
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 68:243-9. 2000
    ..Störring's biography is followed until 1902 when he was appointed professor of philosophy of Zurich University, in which his friend ..
  46. ncbi The authority of human nature: the Schädellehre of Franz Joseph Gall
    John Van Wyhe
    Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Hist Sci 35:17-42. 2002
    ..The first of two sections in the essay, therefore, introduces Gall's biography and the context in which his provocative science emerged...
  47. pmc Illustrations from the Wellcome Library William Winstanley's pestilential poesies in "The Christians refuge: or heavenly antidotes against the plague in this time of generall contagion to which is added the charitable physician (1665)"
    Kathleen Miller
    School of English, ARTS Building, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Med Hist 55:241-50. 2011
    ..1665), William Winstanley veered from his better known roles as arbiter of success and failure in his works of biography or as a comic author under the pseudonym Poor Robin, and instead engaged with his reading audience as a plague ..
  48. ncbi Group reminiscence among people with end-stage chronic lung diseases
    H Jonsdottir
    University of Iceland, and Project Manager, University Hospital Vífilsstadir, Iceland
    J Adv Nurs 35:79-87. 2001
    ..Reminiscence is considered an effective treatment for various groups of people, particularly the elderly...
  49. ncbi [Urologic work and biography of Prof. Rafael Alcalá Santaella (1896-1959). Historical document analysis]
    José Antonio Cánovas Ivorra
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital General de Valencia, Valencia, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 57:777-82. 2004
    ..Numerous specialists contributed to this; among them we can cite Prof. Rafael Alcala Santaella, the object of this bibliographic and scientific works compilation paper...
  50. ncbi Gender constructions of male sex offenders in Germany: narrative analysis from group psychotherapy
    Kathrin Moertl
    Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Ulm, Am Hochstrasse 8, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Arch Sex Behav 39:203-12. 2010
    ..The study further revealed whether the participants either accepted or rejected responsibility and guilt for their crimes; this is essential for psychotherapeutic process and treatment...
  51. ncbi The big ideas of Edgar Alexander Pask (1912-66)
    I D Conacher
    J Med Biogr 18:44-8. 2010
    ..The information is well known and has been widely publicized, along with most of the biography of Pask...
  52. ncbi Reading habits and attitude toward medical humanities of basic science students in a medical college in Western Nepal
    P Ravi Shankar
    Department of Pharmacology, Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal
    Teach Learn Med 20:308-13. 2008
    ..The Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal, admits students from Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, and other countries to the undergraduate medical course...
  53. ncbi History of the surgical treatment of ulnar nerve compression at the elbow
    R H Bartels
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center Nijmegen St Radboud, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 49:391-9; discussion 399-400. 2001
    ..Historical insight improves understanding of current techniques and provides the basis for the development of new methods. Which treatment method is best is the topic of ongoing debate...
  54. pmc From evidence based bioethics to evidence based social policies
    Luc Bonneux
    NIDI, PB 11650, Den Haag, 2502 AR, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:483-5. 2007
    ..An evidence based social policy should be based on effective interventions that are able to break the vicious circles of disability handed down from generation to generation...
  55. ncbi [Nursing contribution to the detection of risk factors for child abuse and neglect]
    Anne Grunau
    Klinikum Stuttgart Olgahospital, Bismarkstrasse 8, D 70176 Stuttgart
    Pflege 23:15-24. 2010
    ..Aspects from the parents' biography, marked feelings of stress, and inadequate competencies or lack of competencies to perceive and fulfil the child'..
  56. ncbi [Giuseppe Attardi: mitochondrial genetic system and its influence in the study of the mitochondrial diseases]
    J Montoya
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular y Celular, Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Espana
    Rev Neurol 47:483-7. 2008
    To describe the scientific contributions and biography of Giuseppe Attardi (1923-2008), in particular his work on the human mitochondrial genetic system of crucial importance for the discovery and understanding of the mechanisms that ..
  57. pmc Community influences on white racial attitudes: what matters and why?
    Marylee C Taylor
    Pennsylvania State University
    Sociol Q 52:220-43. 2011
    ..However, the economic dimension of SES exerts negligible influence on white racial attitudes, suggesting that local processes other than scapegoating must be at work...
  58. ncbi Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's psychopathology in light of the current conceptualization of psychiatric disorders
    Philippe Huguelet
    Department of Psychiatry of Geneva, Service de Psychiatrie Adulte, 36, rue du XXXI Décembre, CH 1207 Geneva, Switzerland
    Psychiatry 68:130-9. 2005
    The study of Mozart's letters and biography leads us to reconsider the psychiatric disorders from which he suffered...
  59. ncbi Wittgenstein's personality and his relations with Freud's thought
    Mauro Mancia
    Int J Psychoanal 83:161-77. 2002
    ..His personality is found to have narcissistic aspects that moulded his behaviour and thought, and the author contends that his mental suffering caused him to apply psychological and psychoanalytic categories to his philosophy...
  60. ncbi [Forgotten great men of medicine--Baron Dominique Jean Larrey (1766-1842)]
    Vladimir Gajić
    Zavod za hitnu medicinsku pomoć Kragujevac
    Med Pregl 64:97-100. 2011
    b>BIOGRAPHY: Baron Dominique Jean Larrev was a French army surgeon who rose to become a surgeon-in-chief of Napoleon's Grande Armée...
  61. ncbi [Alfredo Tramoyeres Cases (1910-2002): first chairman of the Department of Urology at the Ciudad Sanitaria La Fe. Documentary-historical analysis of his works]
    José Antonio Cánovas Ivorra
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital General Universitario, Valencia
    Arch Esp Urol 57:1063-71. 2004
    ..Alfredo Tramoyeres Cases was the first chairman of the Department of Urology. This article reviews his long and fertile professional life...
  62. ncbi A self-psychological approach to the study of biography: the interplay of narratives in psychoanalysis and biography
    Sandra G Hershberg
    Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Training and Supervising Analyst, Bethesda, Maryland 20817, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1159:139-49. 2009
    This chapter is an exploration of the psychoanalytic aspects of biography and the biographical aspects of psychoanalysis...
  63. ncbi [The disciples of Goroji Nakagawa and their practice of vaccination in the northern area of Japan]
    Akitomo Matsuki
    Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology
    Nihon Ishigaku Zasshi 54:339-58. 2008
    ..Thus Hino could distribute much lymph among many physicians in the west half of Japan. Considering the above matters, we can conclude that Nakagawa's method had a significant influence on the history of Jennerian vaccination in Japan...
  64. ncbi Stanislaw Smreczynskis legacy and the Department of Zoology of the Jagiellonian University of Krakow (Poland)
    Mariusz K Jaglarz
    Institute of Zoology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Int J Dev Biol 52:109-14. 2008
    ..to Professor Stanislaw Smreczynski (1899-1975), the founding father of the Department, and comments on his biography and research achievements in the field of animal experimental embryology...
  65. ncbi Asklepian dreams: the ethos of the wounded-healer in the clinical encounter
    Laurence J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
    Transcult Psychiatry 40:248-77. 2003
    ..hierarchically: explicit technical action is embedded in levels of organization that reflect the personality and biography of the clinician, which in turn, are embedded in a larger matrix of cultural values or ethos...
  66. ncbi Could Balint have done more for Ferenczi?
    Judit Mészáros
    Postgraduate Program of Psychotherapy, Imre Haynal Medical School, Hungary
    Am J Psychoanal 63:239-55. 2003
    ..In the third volume of the Freud biography, Jones alleged that in the last years of his life Ferenczi suffered mental deterioration caused by the ..
  67. ncbi From education to occupation: the story of Thomas Bessell Kidner
    Judith Friedland
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Occup Ther 74:27-37. 2007
    ..Thomas Bessell Kidner is well-known in the United States as a great contributor to occupational therapy. He is not well-known in Canada despite the fact that his first contributions to the profession were made here between 1900 and 1918...
  68. ncbi The psychosocial impacts of multimedia biographies on persons with cognitive impairments
    Thecla Damianakis
    School of Social Work, University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Ontario, Canada N9B 3P4
    Gerontologist 50:23-35. 2010
    ..We developed a procedure for using digital video technology to construct DVD-based MBs of persons with AD or MCI, documented their responses to observing their MBs, and evaluated the psychosocial benefits...
  69. ncbi [Not Available]
    M T Monti
    Centro di studi del pensiero filosofico del 500 e del 600 in relazione ai problemi della scienza, Milano, Italie
    Rev Hist Pharm (Paris) 47:107-27. 1994
    The intellectual biography of Jacques Daviel (1693-1762) offers unexpected opportunities to recall fundamental steps in the history of scientific ideas, academic institutions and surgical techniques...
  70. ncbi [The life of Maurice Virenque (1888-1946). From "Gueules Cassées" to cervicofacial facelift]
    J Vrebos
    Service honoraire, , Bruxelles, Belgique
    Ann Chir Plast Esthet 43:169-74. 1998
    When going through the biography and bibliography of M...
  71. ncbi [Mementos of the Berlin-Jewish ophthalmologist Oskar Fehr (1871-1959)]
    M Amm
    Klinik für Ophthalmologie der Christian Albrechts Universität, Kiel, Bundesrepublik Deutschland
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 111:488-91. 1999
    ..Disregarding political adversities and ignoring personal losses and hardships he dedicated his life to the service of human health...
  72. ncbi [Henri Moissan: the man, the collector, the teacher]
    C Viel
    Faculté de pharmacie de Tours, 31, Avenue Monge, 37200 Tours, France
    Ann Pharm Fr 66:34-8. 2008
    ..In this presentation, we report the main elements of his biography, recalling the man, the teacher and the great collector of paintings and autographs, particularly from the ..
  73. ncbi Battered women's entrapment in shame: a phenomenological study
    Eli Buchbinder
    University of Haifa, School of Social Work, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:355-66. 2003
    ..Implications for intervention are suggested...
  74. ncbi [Medical doctor Lee Hyeon Yang's writings in Gokcheongsago]
    Kyoungjin Hur
    Yonsei University
    Uisahak 17:177-89. 2008
    ....
  75. ncbi C. Walton and F. John
    N E Shumway
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5247, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 68:S34-6. 1999
    This paper is a brief biography of two of the most important contributors to the development of open heart surgery...
  76. ncbi Professional aphasia care trusting the patient's competence while facing existential issues
    Maria Nystrom
    School of Health Sciences, Boras University, Boras, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:2503-10. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to complement 'expert' knowledge about speech-language therapy by studying the phenomenon of professional aphasia care from the patient's perspective...
  77. ncbi Who was the man who discovered the "Lewy bodies"?
    Antonio M Rodrigues e Silva
    Department of Neurology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Mov Disord 25:1765-73. 2010
    ..Our aim was to investigate Lewy's private and professional life and to gather information for a detailed biography. We contacted over 100 archives, libraries, and museums in Germany, Poland, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and ..
  78. ncbi Nash: genius with schizophrenia or vice versa?
    Tevita Funaki
    Massey University, Auckland
    Pac Health Dialog 15:129-37. 2009
    ..Ron Howard directed the movie, A Beautiful Mind based on Nash's biography about his mathematical genius and his struggle with schizophrenia...
  79. ncbi The power of the Brown v. Board of Education decision: theorizing threats to sustainability
    Michelle Fine
    Department of Psychology, City College of the City University of New York, New York, NY, USA
    Am Psychol 59:502-10. 2004
    ..Board of Education (1954) decision and the biography of its impact over time...
  80. ncbi Mental tools for thinking about DNA technologies in new ways
    Robert Root-Bernstein
    Department of Physiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:263-5. 2002
    ..To investigate the nature of creative thinking in biomedical science with specific applications to molecular pathologies and DNA technologies...
  81. ncbi Facts and fiction: the death of Saint Ignatius of Loyola
    L D Rosenman
    Department of Surgery, UCSF Mount Zion Hospital, University of California San Francisco, USA
    Surgery 119:56-60. 1996
    BACKGROUND. The biography of Ignatius of Loyola, the sainted founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits), ends with his death in curious circumstances. METHODS...
  82. ncbi Forty lives in the bebop business: mental health in a group of eminent jazz musicians
    Geoffrey I Wills
    Br J Psychiatry 183:255-9. 2003
    ..Above-average levels of psychopathology have been demonstrated convincingly in groups of outstanding individuals working in the arts. Currently, jazz musicians have not been studied in this regard...
  83. ncbi Seeing the person behind the patient: enhancing the care of older people using a biographical approach
    Amanda Clarke
    Department of Community, Ageing, Rehabilitation, Education and Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:697-706. 2003
    ....
  84. ncbi Magnus Strandqvist: 50th anniversary of his doctoral thesis
    M J Kajanti
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    Acta Oncol 33:735-8. 1994
    ..After a short biography of Strandqvist some central points of his work and their influence on future development of modern radiotherapy ..
  85. ncbi Biographical sketches of elderly African-American women in later life
    Jean E Daniels
    California State University, 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330, USA
    J Women Aging 16:169-78. 2004
    ..Their perceptions of personal joys and frustrations, plus attitudes about how race, not gender, was a significant factor in their lives, will be reported. Education and religion were life-long strengths in their lifestyle...
  86. ncbi A stitch in time: an experiment in collaboration
    Rachel Morley
    Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Lesbian Stud 9:13-24. 2005
    Writing biography is rarely as straightforward as simply drawing together the threads of someone else's life...
  87. ncbi Effects of questions' repetition and variation on the efficiency of the guilty knowledge test: a reexamination
    Gershon Ben-Shakhar
    Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
    J Appl Psychol 87:972-7. 2002
    ..68, .81, and .99, respectively). These results demonstrate that a GKT based on multiple questions is superior to the use of many repetitions of a single or a few questions, and it can reach an almost perfect detection efficiency...
  88. ncbi I recognize your face, but I can't remember your name: a question of expertise?
    Rasha Abdel Rahman
    Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Q J Exp Psychol A 57:819-34. 2004
    ..The experiments indicate that the relative speed of naming and semantic fact retrieval depends on the expertise with the semantic facts to be retrieved. Implications for models of face identification and naming are discussed...
  89. ncbi [Biography-oriented diagnostics in counselling of patients with chronic illness]
    Ingrid Darmann-Finck
    Universitat Bremen, Fachbereich Human und Gesundheitswissenschaften, Studiengang Pflegewissenschaft, Grazer Strasse 6, D 28359 Bremen
    Pflege 19:287-93. 2006
    ..The article concludes with a discussion of prospective use of biographic diagnostics in counselling of patients with chronic illness...
  90. ncbi Individual characteristics associated with resilience in single-parent families
    Abraham P Greeff
    Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, Matieland 7602, South Africa
    Psychol Rep 96:36-42. 2005
    ....
  91. ncbi The Hoffmann-Tinel sign. 1915
    P Hoffmann
    Berufsgenossenschaftliches Unfallkrankenhaus, Hamburg, Germany
    J Hand Surg Br 18:800-5. 1993
    ..The translation of the two papers of Hoffmann, published in the same year that Tinel wrote his article (1915), is completed by a short biography of Paul Hoffmann.
  92. ncbi [Hippocratic legends]
    Young gon Sung
    Department of Liberal Arts, Kwandong University College of Humanities
    Uisahak 13:62-80. 2004
    ..But in reality, or historically, the ancient Hippocratic Tradition is amalgamation of these two aspects...
  93. ncbi Did Ludwig's angina kill Ludwig?
    J Wasson
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Lewisham, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 120:363-5. 2006
    ..Could it be that Ludwig died of his own condition? This article combines a biography of Wilhelm Frederick von Ludwig with an overview of his eponymous condition and its management.
  94. ncbi A review and update of the microbiology of enhanced biological phosphorus removal in wastewater treatment plants
    Linda L Blackall
    Advanced Wastewater Management Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 81:681-91. 2002
    ..To preclude making the mistakes of previous researchers, it is recommended that the sludge 'biography' be well understood--i.e...
  95. ncbi Regulatory Fe(II/III) heme: the reconstruction of a molecule's biography
    Toni Kühl
    Pharmaceutical Chemistry I, Pharmaceutical Institute, University of Bonn, Brühler Strasse 7, 53119 Bonn Germany
    Chembiochem 15:2024-35. 2014
    ..Diseases such as cancer or Alzheimer's disease highlight the reawakened interest in heme, whose function was previously believed to be completely understood. ..
  96. ncbi Informal care as relationship: the case of the Magnificent Seven
    K Jones
    Health Related Social Science, Bournemonth University, Bournemonth, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:214-20. 2006
    ..The case is made that their biographies impact upon their management of health and enduring illnesses within caring roles. Further biographic research within the caring profession is recommended...
  97. ncbi King Chulalongkorn: biography and his activities in medicine and public health
    Somrat Charulukananan
    Department of Anesthesiology and Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 86:S123-8. 2003
    ..The result is that the Thai public learned rather little about his role in these areas. This article aims at collecting this and to show the King's very important role in modernizing medicine and public health in Siam...
  98. ncbi [EMG support in botulinum toxin treatment]
    G Monnier
    Explorations et pathologies neuromusculaires, CHU Jean Minjoz, 3, Boulevard Fleming, 25030 Besancon Cedex, France
    Ann Readapt Med Phys 46:380-5. 2003
    ..The aim of this work is to sum up how the use of EMG improves BT therapy...
  99. ncbi [Ambroise Paré and the frog]
    S Louryan
    Laboratoire d Anatomie et Embryologie, Faculte de Medecine, U L B, Bruxelles
    Rev Med Brux 27:533-5. 2006
    ..We present here a postmortem specimen of macrostomia, with CT scanner exploration. Differential diagnosis with a cyclotocephaly is discussed...
  100. ncbi A feminist history of Australian midwifery from colonisation until the 1980s
    Lesley Barclay
    Graduate School for Health Practice, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia
    Women Birth 21:3-8. 2008
    ..I draw on a range of biography, medical literature and work by sociologists and economic historians to produce a limited picture of the history ..
  101. ncbi The Osler industry: insightful history or insipid hagiography?
    Charles S Bryan
    Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
    J Med Biogr 15:2-5. 2007
    ..history as opposed to hagiography? The overarching purpose of this special issue of the Journal of Medical Biography is to present Osler as a real person from whom useful examples--both admirable and not so admirable--can be ..

Research Grants29

  1. JUVENILE ONSET OCD AS A MEANINGFUL DEVELOPMENT SUBTYPE
    Daniel Geller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The Candidate's background, scientific biography, research objectives and career goals reveal a clear and constant trajectory and a coherent plan for a career ..
  2. Research Experience for Minorities at Community College
    Ram Nayar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Health Revolutionary: The Life and Science of Ancel Keys
    Sarah W Tracy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Keys's accomplishments alone make him a worthy subject for a full scholarly biography, but his rebellious and bohemian spirit, his academic and personal wanderlust, his eloquence, and his ..
  4. Electrical stimulation reverses the effect of age on skeletal muscle regeneration
    Fabrisia Ambrosio; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Throughout my scientific biography, I have been committed to a career investigating cellular and rehabilitation- based therapies for the ..
  5. Secreted Wnt Inhibitors in the Biology of Osteosarcoma
    Bang H Hoang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..As evident from his biography, the candidate has demonstrated a steadfast commitment to a career in academic medicine...
  6. A Social History of Cesarean Section in the United States
    JACQUELINE HELENE WOLF; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  7. Aging, Stress &Health among Gay-Identified Men: Linking Past and Present
    Richard G Wight; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..independence concerns). A key feature of this conceptual model is the intersection of history with individual biography. The life course concept of trajectories will be operationalized as a latent class mixture model to create ..
  8. Interaction Affecting Craniofacial Muscle Differentiatio
    Drew Noden; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Collectively, these experiments will provide the first insights into the signals necessary for initiation and diverse differentiations of craniofacial muscles and the mechanisms by which remodeling of these head muscles occurs. ..
  9. PHILIPPE PINEL--CLINICIAN OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION
    DORA WEINER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    The broad long-term objective is to write a biography of Philippe Pinel (1745-1826) in the context of the intellectual and cultural history of nascent psychiatry...
  10. DIGITAL IMAGE ARCHIVE ON THE AMERICAN EUGENICS MOVEMENT
    DAVID MICKLOS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition to extending the EAP's participation, we will initiate a fellowship in the history of eugenics to provide research assistance for the Archive. ..
  11. UTILIZING RESEARCH TO ENHANCE CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Robert Bienkowski; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Feedback will also be solicited three months after the conference. This conference is scheduled for October 2-3, 2001 in Des Moines, Iowa. ..
  12. LGBTQ Youth: Developmental Complexity In The Age Of HIV
    DORINDA WELLE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..perspectives on the self, and risk behaviors in context, through which adolescents construct their own personal biography. Through life history and extensive follow-up interviewing, ethnographic observation, and the unique use of ..
  13. Young Drug Users and HIV Risk in Budapest, Hungary
    V Gyarmathy; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will provide new knowledge on young drug users in Hungary and will also contribute to advancing research methods and capability in other Eastern European countries...
  14. LONGITUDINAL AND RELATED PSYCHOHORMONAL STUDIES
    John Money; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..2A2 complements 2A.1 by demonstrating multiple determinants in the biography of becoming heterosexual, bisexual, or homosexual. 2A...
  15. PULMONARY COMPLICATIONS OF BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION
    Alexander White; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It is anticipated that the five-year program will provide Dr. White the tools and biography he needs to effectively compete for extended research support and to become a leader in the field...
  16. INCOME MAINTENANCE DEPENDENCE & SERVICE SYSTEM USE: II
    Sue Estroff; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Relatives and significant others are also interviewed in order to assess their roles in the disability income process and their contributions to the patients' daily lives...
  17. NEUROIMAGING OF HIPPOCAMPAL FUNCTION IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Stephan Heckers; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The research conducted will advance our understanding of hippocampal function in the human brain and elucidate the neuropsychology and neurobiology of schizophrenia. ..
  18. MOLECULAR GENETIC CHARACTERIZATION OF SCA7
    Harry Orr; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..To gain insight into ataxin-7 function a series of experiments are proposed to characterize the cellular and subcellular expression of ataxin-7 and to identify proteins that interact with ataxin-7 using the yeast two-hybrid system. ..
  19. Brain and Behavior of Visual Expectations
    INGRID OLSON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These questions will be addressed through functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), and behavioral experimentation. ..
  20. Placenta: Ethanol and HIV
    Richard Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The experiments proposed will provide the first evidence on whether ethanol plays a role in direct transmission of the HIV virus to the fetus. ..
  21. Hippocampus in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder
    Stephan Heckers; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..hippoc.ampus inthe cognitive deficits and clinical symptoms seen in patients with SZ and BD. ..
  22. Genetic Loci Associated with L:M Cone Ratio Variation
    Karen Gunther; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Sequence differences will be analyzed for correlation with cone ratio. Understanding how the retina is formed not only clarifies color vision, but also advances our understanding of retinal malformations and degeneration. ..
  23. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF THE SCA1 LOCUS
    Harry Orr; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Understanding the importance of these factors for SCA1 pathogenesis should provide insights for polyglutamine diseases in general. ..
  24. Health & Other Predictors of Expected & Actual Mobility
    CHARLES LONGINO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Specific expectations are articulated with respect to the relationships between and among key predictor variables and a modeling strategy to evaluate these expectations is delineated. ..
  25. REDUCED DRUG INTERACTIONS OF AZOLE ANTIFUNGAL DRUGS
    Joseph Gal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Oral Androgen Administration and Function in Man
    JOHN AMORY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Matsumoto M.D., Director, Clinical Research Unit VA-Puget Sound and Professor of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine will co-mentor this award. [unreadable] [unreadable]..