terminology

Summary

Summary: The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.

Top Publications

  1. pmc The Gene Ontology (GO) database and informatics resource
    M A Harris
    GO EBI, Hinxton, UK
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:D258-61. 2004
  2. ncbi The 2001 Bethesda System: terminology for reporting results of cervical cytology
    Diane Solomon
    EPN Room 2130, 6130 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 287:2114-9. 2002
  3. pmc The Unified Medical Language System (UMLS): integrating biomedical terminology
    Olivier Bodenreider
    Lister Hill Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Building 38A, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:D267-70. 2004
  4. ncbi The standardization of terminology of lower urinary tract function in children and adolescents: report from the Standardisation Committee of the International Children's Continence Society
    Tryggve Neveus
    Section for Pediatric Nephrology, Uppsala University Children s Hospital, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Urol 176:314-24. 2006
  5. ncbi Terminology for Blastocystis subtypes--a consensus
    C Rune Stensvold
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Trends Parasitol 23:93-6. 2007
  6. ncbi A reference ontology for biomedical informatics: the Foundational Model of Anatomy
    Cornelius Rosse
    Departments of Biological Structure, and Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, Structural Informatics Group, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:478-500. 2003
  7. ncbi Clarification of terminology in medication errors: definitions and classification
    Robin E Ferner
    West Midlands Centre for Adverse Drug Reactions, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Drug Saf 29:1011-22. 2006
  8. pmc The SWISS-PROT protein knowledgebase and its supplement TrEMBL in 2003
    Brigitte Boeckmann
    Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Centre Medical Universitaire, 1 rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Nucleic Acids Res 31:365-70. 2003
  9. ncbi Clarifying adverse drug events: a clinician's guide to terminology, documentation, and reporting
    Jonathan R Nebeker
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:795-801. 2004
  10. pmc Automated Gene Ontology annotation for anonymous sequence data
    Steffen Hennig
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Ihnestrasse 73, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Nucleic Acids Res 31:3712-5. 2003

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Publications270 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc The Gene Ontology (GO) database and informatics resource
    M A Harris
    GO EBI, Hinxton, UK
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:D258-61. 2004
    ..The GO Web resource also provides access to extensive documentation about the GO project and links to applications that use GO data for functional analyses...
  2. ncbi The 2001 Bethesda System: terminology for reporting results of cervical cytology
    Diane Solomon
    EPN Room 2130, 6130 Executive Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 287:2114-9. 2002
    The Bethesda 2001 Workshop was convened to evaluate and update the 1991 Bethesda System terminology for reporting the results of cervical cytology...
  3. pmc The Unified Medical Language System (UMLS): integrating biomedical terminology
    Olivier Bodenreider
    Lister Hill Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Building 38A, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:D267-70. 2004
    ..All vocabularies are available at no fee for research purposes within an institution, but UMLS users are required to sign a license agreement. The UMLS knowledge sources are distributed on CD-ROM and by FTP...
  4. ncbi The standardization of terminology of lower urinary tract function in children and adolescents: report from the Standardisation Committee of the International Children's Continence Society
    Tryggve Neveus
    Section for Pediatric Nephrology, Uppsala University Children s Hospital, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Urol 176:314-24. 2006
    We updated the terminology in the field of pediatric lower urinary tract function.
  5. ncbi Terminology for Blastocystis subtypes--a consensus
    C Rune Stensvold
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Trends Parasitol 23:93-6. 2007
    ..In this article, we propose a standardization of Blastocystis terminology to improve communication and correlate research results...
  6. ncbi A reference ontology for biomedical informatics: the Foundational Model of Anatomy
    Cornelius Rosse
    Departments of Biological Structure, and Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, Structural Informatics Group, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:478-500. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi Clarification of terminology in medication errors: definitions and classification
    Robin E Ferner
    West Midlands Centre for Adverse Drug Reactions, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Drug Saf 29:1011-22. 2006
    ..Classification of medication errors is important because the probabilities of errors of different classes are different, as are the potential remedies...
  8. pmc The SWISS-PROT protein knowledgebase and its supplement TrEMBL in 2003
    Brigitte Boeckmann
    Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Centre Medical Universitaire, 1 rue Michel Servet, 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Nucleic Acids Res 31:365-70. 2003
    ..Researchers are welcome to contribute their knowledge to the scientific community by submitting relevant findings to SWISS-PROT at swiss-prot@expasy.org...
  9. ncbi Clarifying adverse drug events: a clinician's guide to terminology, documentation, and reporting
    Jonathan R Nebeker
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:795-801. 2004
    ..The terminology to describe errors and patient harm associated with medications causes much confusion...
  10. pmc Automated Gene Ontology annotation for anonymous sequence data
    Steffen Hennig
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Ihnestrasse 73, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Nucleic Acids Res 31:3712-5. 2003
    ..The paper also addresses the reliability of automated GO annotations by using a reference set of more than 6000 human proteins. The GOblet server is accessible at http://goblet.molgen.mpg.de...
  11. ncbi Clarification of terminology in drug safety
    Jeffrey K Aronson
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Drug Saf 28:851-70. 2005
    ..We hope that these definitions will lead to discussion that will allow a corpus of satisfactory definitions to be widely agreed...
  12. ncbi Recognizing names in biomedical texts: a machine learning approach
    Guodong Zhou
    Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Singapore 119613
    Bioinformatics 20:1178-90. 2004
    ..In order to make organized and structured information available, automatically recognizing biomedical entity names becomes critical and is important for information retrieval, information extraction and automated knowledge acquisition...
  13. ncbi Nutrient intake values (NIVs): a recommended terminology and framework for the derivation of values
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S16-26. 2007
    ..regions around the world set recommended nutrient intake values for their populations, there is no standardized terminology or framework for establishing these standards...
  14. ncbi Age terminology during the perinatal period
    William A Engle
    Pediatrics 114:1362-4. 2004
    ..are to review conventional definitions of age during the perinatal period and to recommend use of standard terminology including gestational age, postmenstrual age, chronological age, corrected age, adjusted age, and estimated ..
  15. pmc The Mammalian Phenotype Ontology as a tool for annotating, analyzing and comparing phenotypic information
    Cynthia L Smith
    The Jackson Laboratory, 600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
    Genome Biol 6:R7. 2005
    ..The MP Ontology is currently used by the Mouse Genome Database and Rat Genome Database to represent phenotypic data...
  16. ncbi Myxozoan genera: definition and notes on taxonomy, life-cycle terminology and pathogenic species
    Jiri Lom
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 53:1-36. 2006
    ..Establishment of a classification acceptable from morphological, biological and phylogenetical viewpoints is necessary...
  17. pmc The non-Watson-Crick base pairs and their associated isostericity matrices
    Neocles B Leontis
    Chemistry Department and Center for Biomolecular Sciences, Overman Hall, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 30:3497-531. 2002
    ..This format makes apparent the recurrent geometric patterns that are observed and helps identify isosteric pairs that co-vary or interchange in sequences of homologous molecules while maintaining conserved three-dimensional motifs...
  18. ncbi Evolution of supergene families associated with insecticide resistance
    Hilary Ranson
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Science 298:179-81. 2002
    ..The analyses also provide the means for identifying previously unknown molecules involved in fundamental biological processes such as development...
  19. pmc Pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain (PPP), I: Terminology, clinical presentation, and prevalence
    W H Wu
    Department of Orthopaedics, Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre VUMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 13:575-89. 2004
    ..Pregnancy-related lumbopelvic pain has puzzled medicine for a long time. The present systematic review focuses on terminology, clinical presentation, and prevalence. Numerous terms are used, as if they indicated one and the same entity...
  20. ncbi Birmingham Eye Trauma Terminology (BETT): terminology and classification of mechanical eye injuries
    Ferenc Kuhn
    United States Eye Injury Registry, Helen Keller Foundation for Research and Education, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 15:139-43, v. 2002
    Lacking a standardized terminology of eye injury types, it is impossible to fulfill a very basic requirement in medicine: that all communications be unambiguous...
  21. ncbi Terminology for high-risk and vulnerable coronary artery plaques. Report of a meeting on the vulnerable plaque, June 17 and 18, 2003, Santorini, Greece
    Johannes A Schaar
    Department of Experimental Echocardiography, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 50, P O Box, 1738 Room Ee 23 32, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 25:1077-82. 2004
    ..It is the hope that this usage might be of value to the larger community of scientists working in this field, and that widespread adoption of a common nomenclature would accelerate progress in the prevention of acute coronary events...
  22. pmc Overview of BioCreAtIvE: critical assessment of information extraction for biology
    Lynette Hirschman
    The MITRE Corporation, 202 Burlington Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:S1. 2005
    ..The articles collected in this BMC Bioinformatics supplement entitled "A critical assessment of text mining methods in molecular biology" describe the BioCreAtIvE tasks, systems, results and their independent evaluation...
  23. ncbi Primary myelofibrosis (PMF), post polycythemia vera myelofibrosis (post-PV MF), post essential thrombocythemia myelofibrosis (post-ET MF), blast phase PMF (PMF-BP): Consensus on terminology by the international working group for myelofibrosis research and
    Ruben A Mesa
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Leuk Res 31:737-40. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi Nomenclature of the ARID family of DNA-binding proteins
    Deborah Wilsker
    Fels Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Biology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Genomics 86:242-51. 2005
    ....
  25. pmc Genew: the Human Gene Nomenclature Database, 2004 updates
    Hester M Wain
    HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee HGNC, Department of Biology, University College London, Wolfson House, 4 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HE, UK
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:D255-7. 2004
    ..Additionally we have increased our capacity to analyse confidential sequence data, which has enabled us to manage the large numbers of gene symbol requests that we receive from the chromosome sequencing consortia...
  26. ncbi Rutabaga by any other name: extracting biological names
    Lynette Hirschman
    The MITRE Corporation, MS K312, 202 Burlington Rd, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    J Biomed Inform 35:247-59. 2002
    ..We conclude by outlining a research agenda to raise performance of named entity tagging to a level where it can be used to perform tasks of biological importance...
  27. ncbi Free radical biology - terminology and critical thinking
    Angelo Azzi
    Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    FEBS Lett 558:3-6. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi The evolving face of human immunodeficiency virus-related progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy: defining a consensus terminology
    Paola Cinque
    Clinic of Infectious Diseases, San Raffaele Hospital, Milano, Italy
    J Neurovirol 9:88-92. 2003
    ..A standard patient classification would be helpful for clinical management of PML patients, for their inclusion in clinical studies, and also will increase our current knowledge of PML and its evolution in relation with HAART...
  29. ncbi Arterial structural changes in hypertension: a consideration of methodology, terminology and functional consequence
    Stuart J Bund
    Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Vasc Res 40:547-57. 2003
    ..In this review, consideration is given to the methods available for assessment of vascular structure, the terminology used to describe vascular structural changes in hypertension and the possible functional consequences of ..
  30. ncbi Terminology-driven mining of biomedical literature
    Goran Nenadic
    Computer Science, University of Salford, Salford M5 4WT, UK
    Bioinformatics 19:938-43. 2003
    ..Although the knowledge is organized around sets of domain-specific terms, few literature mining systems incorporate deep and dynamic terminology processing.
  31. ncbi Comparison of cytochrome P450 (CYP) genes from the mouse and human genomes, including nomenclature recommendations for genes, pseudogenes and alternative-splice variants
    David R Nelson
    Department of Molecular Sciences, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Pharmacogenetics 14:1-18. 2004
    ..It is therefore of interest to catalog the genetic similarities and differences, and to clarify the limits of extrapolation from mouse to human...
  32. ncbi Reducing psychiatric stigma and discrimination: evaluation of educational interventions in UK secondary schools
    Vanessa Pinfold
    Health Service Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:342-6. 2003
    ....
  33. pmc What is eHealth (3): a systematic review of published definitions
    Hans Oh
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON M5G 2C4, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 7:e1. 2005
    ..We believe that communication among the many individuals and organizations that use the term could be improved by comprehensive data about the range of meanings encompassed by the term...
  34. ncbi Biological stress response terminology: Integrating the concepts of adaptive response and preconditioning stress within a hormetic dose-response framework
    Edward J Calabrese
    School of Public Health, Morrill I, N344, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 222:122-8. 2007
    ..this article offers a set of recommendations we believe can achieve greater conceptual harmony in dose-response terminology, as well as better understanding and communication across the broad spectrum of biological disciplines.
  35. ncbi The "Gent" consensus on perforator flap terminology: preliminary definitions
    Phillip N Blondeel
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    Plast Reconstr Surg 112:1378-83; quiz 1383, 1516; discussion 1384-7. 2003
    ..the area of perforator flaps is new and rapidly evolving, there are no definitions and standard rules on terminology and nomenclature, which creates confusion when surgeons try to communicate and compare surgical techniques...
  36. pmc Understanding population health terminology
    David A Kindig
    University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Milbank Q 85:139-61. 2007
    ..This article defines and discusses many of the terms and concepts characterizing this emerging field...
  37. ncbi A revised nomenclature for mammalian acyl-CoA thioesterases/hydrolases
    Mary C Hunt
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical Chemistry C1 74, Karolinska University Hospital at Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Lipid Res 46:2029-32. 2005
    ..The family root symbol is ACOT, with human genes named ACOT1-ACOT12, and rat and mouse genes named Acot1-Acot12. Several of the ACOT genes are the result of splicing events, and these splice variants are cataloged...
  38. ncbi Plants known as té in Spain: an ethno-pharmaco-botanical review
    Manuel Pardo de Santayana
    Real Jardín Botánico CSIC, Plaza de Murillo 2, E 28014 Madrid, Spain
    J Ethnopharmacol 98:1-19. 2005
    ..Other remarkable but more locally used tés include Cruciata glabra (only in the Pyrenees), Inula salicina and Mentha arvensis (in the Central Mountain Range of Madrid), and Potentilla caulescens (in Tarragona)...
  39. ncbi Knowledge discovery by automated identification and ranking of implicit relationships
    Jonathan D Wren
    Advanced Center for Genome Technology, Department of Botany and Microbiology, The University of Oklahoma, 620 Parrington Oval Rm 106, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Bioinformatics 20:389-98. 2004
    ....
  40. ncbi Musculoskeletal disorders (Msds) and dental practice. part 1. General information-terminology, aetiology, work-relatedness, magnitude of the problem, and prevention
    Yamalik Nermin
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hacettepe, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    Int Dent J 56:359-66. 2006
    ..This review aims to provide background information on general features of MSDs, identified risk factors and the basic philosophy of prevention...
  41. ncbi Investigating semantic similarity measures across the Gene Ontology: the relationship between sequence and annotation
    P W Lord
    Department of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Bioinformatics 19:1275-83. 2003
    ..A measure of semantic similarity for the knowledge component of bioinformatics resources should afford a biologist a new tool in their repertoire of analyses...
  42. ncbi Kaiser Permanente's Convergent Medical Terminology
    Robert H Dolin
    Kaiser Permanente CMT Team, Kaiser Permanente HealthConnect, 5 Centerpointe Drive, La Palma, CA 90623, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:346-50. 2004
    This paper describes Kaiser Permanente's (KP) enterprise-wide medical terminology solution, referred to as our Convergent Medical Terminology (CMT)...
  43. ncbi Extraction of biological interaction networks from scientific literature
    Andre Skusa
    NRW International Graduate School in Bioinformatics and Genome Research, Bielefeld University, Postfach 10 01 31, D 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    Brief Bioinform 6:263-76. 2005
    ..This paper summarises the most important steps in network extraction and reviews common approaches and solutions for the extraction of biological networks from scientific literature...
  44. pmc Doublet method for very fast autocoding
    Jules J Berman
    Cancer Diagnosis Program, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 4:16. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe the doublet method, a new algorithm for very fast autocoding...
  45. ncbi Papillary urothelial neoplasm of low malignant potential: evolving terminology and concepts
    Timothy D Jones
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Urol 175:1995-2003. 2006
    ....
  46. ncbi The 2001 Bethesda System terminology
    Barbara S Apgar
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am Fam Physician 68:1992-8. 2003
    ..Bethesda System for reporting cervical or vaginal cytologic diagnoses is an incremental change in the uniform terminology introduced in 1988 and revised in 1991...
  47. ncbi Acquiring meaning for French medical terminology: contribution of morphosemantics
    Fiammetta Namer
    ATILF, Université Nancy 2, CLSH BP 3397, 54015 Nancy Cedex, France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:535-9. 2004
    ..It shows how the resulting morphologically tagged lexicon is enriched by semantic relations leading both to the synthesis of pseudo-definitions and to the constitution of classes of synonyms, hypo- and hypernyms...
  48. pmc Data-poor categorization and passage retrieval for gene ontology annotation in Swiss-Prot
    Frédéric Ehrler
    Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:S23. 2005
    ....
  49. ncbi Characteristics of consumer terminology for health information retrieval
    Q Zeng
    Decision Systems Group, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Methods Inf Med 41:289-98. 2002
    As millions of consumers perform health information retrieval online, the mismatch between their terminology and the terminologies of the information sources could become a major barrier to successful retrievals...
  50. ncbi Electrodes and multiple electrode systems for radio frequency ablation: a proposal for updated terminology
    Stefaan Mulier
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Mont Godinne, Catholic University of Louvain, Yvoir, Belgium
    Adv Exp Med Biol 574:57-73. 2006
    ..A recent proposal to standardize terminology of RF electrodes only deals with the most frequently used commercial electrodes...
  51. ncbi The terminology of guanidine formation
    John H Jones
    J Pept Sci 8:285-7. 2002
    The terminology in recent use for the conversion -NH2 to -NHC(=NH)NH2 is surveyed and shown to be in a state of extreme confusion: a pragmatic recommendation is made that the word guanidinylation should be generally adopted for this ..
  52. ncbi Alimentary tract mucositis in cancer patients: impact of terminology and assessment on research and clinical practice
    Douglas E Peterson
    Department of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, 06030 1605, USA
    Support Care Cancer 14:499-504. 2006
    The field of terminology and assessment of oral and gastrointestinal mucosal injury caused by high-dose cancer therapies in cancer patients has undergone important evolution in recent years...
  53. ncbi The effect of insomnia definitions, terminology, and classifications on clinical practice
    Andrew D Krystal
    Sleep Research Laboratory and Insomnia Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 22710, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:S258-63. 2005
    ..All of these developments point to an increasing ability to tailor therapy to the particular needs of patients and to optimize the clinical management of insomnia...
  54. ncbi Complementary/Alternative therapies for the treatment of breast cancer. A systematic review of randomized clinical trials and a critique of current terminology
    Edzard Ernst
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    Breast J 12:526-30. 2006
    ..Encouraging but not fully convincing results emerged for melatonin...
  55. ncbi A novel terminology and dissemination theory for a subgroup of intrathoracic extrapulmonary hydatid cysts
    Turgut Isitmangil
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Camlica Chest Diseases Hospital, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Hypotheses 61:68-71. 2003
    ..With regard to this localization, we propose a novel terminology as 'intrathoracic extrapleural hydatid cyst' and we hypothesize a novel dissemination theory for the hydatid ..
  56. ncbi The International Committee Monitoring Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ICMART) glossary on ART terminology
    Fernando Zegers-Hochschild
    Unit of Reproductive Medicine, Clinica Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Fertil Steril 86:16-9. 2006
    ..It provides a conceptual framework for further international terminology and data development of ART.
  57. ncbi Different use of medical terminology and culture-specific models of disease affecting communication between Xhosaspeaking patients and English-speaking doctors at a South African paediatric teaching hospital
    M E Levin
    School of Child and Adolescent Health, Red Cross War Memorial Children s Hospital, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 96:1080-4. 2006
    ..Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital is a paediatric teaching hospital in Cape Town where staff communicate mainly in English or Afrikaans, while many patients speak Xhosa as their first language...
  58. pmc Terminology used by pathologists in reporting on sudden infant deaths
    S R Limerick
    Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths, Artillery House, 111 9 Artillery Row, London SW1P 1RT, UK
    J Clin Pathol 57:309-11. 2004
    ..To determine whether the terms used by pathologists in reporting on sudden infant deaths are applied consistently...
  59. ncbi On the terminology for describing the length-force relationship and its changes in airway smooth muscle
    Tony R Bai
    James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Appl Physiol 97:2029-34. 2004
    ..Setting aside the issue of underlying mechanism, the purpose of this article is to define terminology that will aid investigators in describing observed phenomena...
  60. ncbi Children exposed to domestic violence and child abuse: terminology and taxonomy
    George W Holden
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, Texax 78712 0187, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 6:151-60. 2003
    ..Empirical questions concerning these definitions and taxonomies and their interrelations are discussed...
  61. ncbi Terminology for vulvar cytology based on the Bethesda System
    Matías Jiménez-Ayala
    Department of Pathology, Hospital Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Madrid, Spain
    Acta Cytol 46:645-50. 2002
    To present a new terminology for vulvar cytology based on the Bethesda System.
  62. pmc Information extraction from full text scientific articles: where are the keywords?
    Parantu K Shah
    Biocomputing, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Bioinformatics 4:20. 2003
    ..Several questions arise as to whether the effort of scanning full text articles is worthy, or whether the information that can be extracted from the different sections of an article can be relevant...
  63. ncbi Histopathological study of the müllerian duct remnant: clarification of disease categories and terminology
    Haruaki Kato
    Department of Urology, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan
    J Urol 167:133-6. 2002
    ..We determined by histopathological studies whether there is an etiological difference in 2 distinct categories of müllerian duct remnant diseases. In addition, we clarified the nomenclature of these diseases...
  64. ncbi Towards less confusing terminology in reproductive medicine: a proposal
    J D F Habbema
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 19:1497-501. 2004
    The use of the term "infertility" and related terms in reproductive medicine is reviewed. Current terminology is found to be ambiguous, confusing and misleading...
  65. ncbi A uniform terminology on bioinvasions: a chimera or an operative tool?
    Anna Occhipinti-Ambrogi
    University of Pavia, Department of Genetics and Microbiology, Ecology Section, I 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Mar Pollut Bull 49:688-94. 2004
    ..Considering both the mode of entry and the extent of the impact of an alien species into a new environment, a set of key terms is proposed as an operative tool for marine scientists...
  66. ncbi Terminology for contractions of muscles during shortening, while isometric, and during lengthening
    John A Faulkner
    Deprtment of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2007, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 95:455-9. 2003
    ..The fields of biomechanics, muscle physiology, and exercise science have had a particularly difficult time with terminology, arising from the complexity of muscle contractions and by the use of inappropriate terminology by scientists...
  67. ncbi Standardized terminology for clinical trial protocols based on top-level ontological categories
    B Heller
    Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 101:46-60. 2004
    ..The concepts and relations described in the data dictionary are represented in natural language, semi-formally or formally according to their use...
  68. ncbi A comparison of semantic categories of the ISO reference terminology models for nursing and the MedLEE natural language processing system
    Suzanne Bakken
    School of Nursing, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 630 W 168th Street, Mailbox 6, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:472-6. 2004
    ..the semantic domains, categories, and attributes of the International Standards Organization(ISO) reference terminology models for nursing diagnoses and nursing actions...
  69. ncbi Value of the International Federation for Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy (IFCPC) Terminology in predicting cervical disease
    Luciano S Hammes
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:158-65. 2007
    To evaluate the colposcopic accuracy according to the International Federation for Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy (IFCPC) 2002 terminology.
  70. ncbi Extracting synonymous gene and protein terms from biological literature
    Hong Yu
    Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Bioinformatics 19:i340-9. 2003
    ..Because authors can use any one of the known names for a gene or protein, information retrieval and extraction would benefit from identifying the gene and protein terms that are synonyms of the same substance...
  71. ncbi 'Tamponade' following cardiac surgery: terminology and echocardiography may both mislead
    Susanna Price
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:1156-60. 2004
    ..We therefore examined the accuracy of echocardiography in the diagnosis of tamponade in this patient group...
  72. ncbi Mistakes in medical ontologies: where do they come from and how can they be detected?
    Werner Ceusters
    Language and Computing nv, Hazenakkerstraat 20a, B 9520 Zonnegem, Belgium
    Stud Health Technol Inform 102:145-63. 2004
    ..a methodology for quality assurance in large medical terminologies and describe three algorithms that can help terminology developers and users to identify potential mistakes...
  73. ncbi Enhancing the MeSH thesaurus to retrieve French online health resources in a quality-controlled gateway
    Magaly Douyere
    CISMeF, Rouen University Hospital, Medical School, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
    Health Info Libr J 21:253-61. 2004
    ..is to describe the various enhancements to the MeSH thesaurus developed by the CISMeF team to adapt this terminology to the broader field of health Internet resources instead of scientific articles for the medline bibliographic ..
  74. ncbi Hypothalamic circadian organization in birds. I. Anatomy, functional morphology, and terminology of the suprachiasmatic region
    Roland Brandstätter
    Department of Biological Rhythms and Behaviour, Max Planck Research Centre for Ornithology, Andechs, Germany
    Chronobiol Int 20:637-55. 2003
    ..Instead, certain aspects of anatomy and morphology suggest that at least two anatomically distinct cell groups, the SCN and the lateral hypothalamic nucleus (LHN), bear some of the characteristics of the mammalian SCN...
  75. ncbi Gene annotation from scientific literature using mappings between keyword systems
    Antonio J Pérez
    University of Malaga, Facultad de Ciencias, Departmento de Genetica, Group of Bioinformatics, Campus Universitario de Teatinos, 29071 Malaga, Spain
    Bioinformatics 20:2084-91. 2004
    ..However, the association of keywords to genes or protein sequences is a difficult process that ultimately implies examination of the literature related to a gene...
  76. ncbi Assessing the effectiveness of integrated interventions: terminology and approach
    Graeme Smith
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Monash Medical Centre, 246 Clayton Road, Clayton 3168, Victoria, Australia
    Med Clin North Am 90:533-48. 2006
    ..Recent developments in theoretic constructs in these areas give promise of better answers to the question, "What works for whom in what context?". Qualitative methodology should form part of this research...
  77. ncbi Towards less confusing terminology in reproductive medicine: clarifying medical ambiguities to the benefit of all
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Hum Reprod 20:2669-71. 2005
    It has been argued that terminology in reproductive medicine related to reproductive success is ambiguous, confusing and misleading...
  78. ncbi Reliability of assigning correct current procedural terminology-4 E/M codes
    Patricia N Bentley
    Department of Emergency Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital System, A Wayne State University School of Medicine Affiliated Program, Royal Oak, MI 48073 6769, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:269-74. 2002
    We determine the degree of interagency and intra-agency agreement on Current Procedural Terminology-4 (CPT-4) coding levels for emergency department medical records...
  79. ncbi Terminology associated with vitrification and other cryopreservation procedures for oocytes and embryos
    J M Shaw
    Monash Institute of Reproduction and Development, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    Hum Reprod Update 9:583-605. 2003
    ..This can make it difficult for readers who are not familiar with the terminology or protocols to compare and evaluate different procedures...
  80. ncbi Terminology and classification of the cortical dysplasias
    A Palmini
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Neurology 62:S2-8. 2004
    There have been difficulties in achieving a uniform terminology in the literature regarding issues of classification with respect to focal cortical dysplasias (FCDs) associated with epilepsy.
  81. ncbi Distribution of information in biomedical abstracts and full-text publications
    M J Schuemie
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Bioinformatics 20:2597-604. 2004
    ..We investigated the added value of full text over abstracts in terms of information content and occurrences of gene symbol--gene name combinations that can resolve gene-symbol ambiguity...
  82. pmc Relations in biomedical ontologies
    Barry Smith
    Institute for Formal Ontology and Medical Information Science, Saarland University, D 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
    Genome Biol 6:R46. 2005
    ..The resulting Relation Ontology can promote interoperability of ontologies and support new types of automated reasoning about the spatial and temporal dimensions of biological and medical phenomena...
  83. pmc Recognition of protein/gene names from text using an ensemble of classifiers
    Guodong Zhou
    Institute for Infocomm Research, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, 119613, Singapore
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:S7. 2005
    ..Evaluation shows that our system achieves the best performance from among 10 systems with a balanced F-measure of 82.58 on the closed evaluation of the BioCreative protein/gene name recognition task (Task 1A)...
  84. ncbi Squamous vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia: 2004 modified terminology, ISSVD Vulvar Oncology Subcommittee
    Mario Sideri
    European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    J Reprod Med 50:807-10. 2005
    ..The term VIN 1 will no longer be used. Two categories should describe squamous VIN: VIN, usual type (encompassing former VIN 2 and 3 of warty, basaloid and mixed types) and VIN, differentiated type (VIN 3, differentiated type)...
  85. ncbi Gene-Ontology-based clustering of gene expression data
    Boris Adryan
    Department of Molecular Developmental Biology, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Bioinformatics 20:2851-2. 2004
    ..GO-Cluster uses the tree structure of the Gene Ontology database as a framework for numerical clustering, and thus allowing a simple visualization of gene expression data at various levels of the ontology tree...
  86. ncbi Invited review: Amino acid bioavailability and digestibility in pig feed ingredients: terminology and application
    H H Stein
    Univ of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA
    J Anim Sci 85:172-80. 2007
    In this review, the terminology that is used to describe the bioavailability and ileal digestibility of AA in pig feed ingredients is defined...
  87. pmc Mining protein function from text using term-based support vector machines
    Simon B Rice
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:S22. 2005
    ..As classification features, we used a protein's co-occurring terms that were automatically extracted from documents...
  88. ncbi Is terminology used effectively to convey diagnostic certainty in radiology reports?
    Ramin Khorasani
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Radiol 10:685-8. 2003
    ..This study was performed to assess the extent of agreement among radiologists and nonradiologists in perception of diagnostic certainty conveyed by words and phrases commonly used in radiology reports...
  89. pmc Thesaurus-based disambiguation of gene symbols
    Bob J A Schijvenaars
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:149. 2005
    ..Massive text mining of the biological literature holds great promise of relating disparate information and discovering new knowledge. However, disambiguation of gene symbols is a major bottleneck...
  90. ncbi The JCAHO patient safety event taxonomy: a standardized terminology and classification schema for near misses and adverse events
    Andrew Chang
    JCAHO, Division of Research, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:95-105. 2005
    ..The current US national discussions on patient safety are not based on a common language. This hinders systematic application of data obtained from incident reports, and learning from near misses and adverse events...
  91. pmc Various criteria in the evaluation of biomedical named entity recognition
    Richard Tzong Han Tsai
    Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei 115, ROC, Taiwan
    BMC Bioinformatics 7:92. 2006
    ..This paper details these differences and describes alternative criteria. We then examine the impact of different criteria and annotation schemes on system performance by retesting systems participated in the above two tasks...
  92. ncbi GENIA corpus--semantically annotated corpus for bio-textmining
    J D Kim
    CREST, Japan Science and Technology Corporation, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 113 0033, Japan
    Bioinformatics 19:i180-2. 2003
    ..The lack of an extensively annotated corpus of this literature, however, causes a major bottleneck for applying NLP techniques. GENIA corpus is being developed to provide reference materials to let NLP techniques work for bio-textmining...
  93. ncbi NCI Thesaurus: using science-based terminology to integrate cancer research results
    Sherri de Coronado
    Center for Bioinformatics, National Cancer Institute, 6116 Executive Boulevard 403, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:33-7. 2004
    ..NCI Thesaurus is a description logic terminology based on current science that helps individuals and software applications connect and organize the results of ..
  94. pmc The Mouse Genome Database (MGD): integrating biology with the genome
    Carol J Bult
    The Jackson Laboratory, 600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:D476-81. 2004
    ..Recent developments in MGD discussed here include an extensive integration of the mouse sequence data and substantial revisions in the presentation, query and visualization of sequence data...
  95. ncbi Evaluation of text data mining for database curation: lessons learned from the KDD Challenge Cup
    Alexander S Yeh
    The MITRE Corporation, 202 Burlington Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Bioinformatics 19:i331-9. 2003
    ..Text mining may provide useful tools to assist in the curation process. To date, the lack of standards has made it impossible to determine whether text mining techniques are sufficiently mature to be useful...
  96. ncbi Evaluation of the draft international standard for a reference terminology model for nursing actions
    Jacqueline Moss
    University of Alabama Birmingham, NB 446, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:271-8. 2003
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the draft ISO reference terminology model (RTM) for nursing actions...
  97. pmc Integrating nursing diagnostic concepts into the medical entities dictionary using the ISO Reference Terminology Model for Nursing Diagnosis
    Jee In Hwang
    Department of Medical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:382-8. 2003
    ..of the study were (1) to evaluate the usefulness of the International Standards Organization (ISO) Reference Terminology Model for Nursing Diagnoses as a terminology model for defining nursing diagnostic concepts in the Medical ..
  98. pmc Contribution to the knowledge of the veterinary science and of the ethnobotany in Calabria region (Southern Italy)
    Nicodemo G Passalacqua
    Museo di Storia Naturale della Calabria ed Orto Botanico, Universita della Calabria, 87030 Arcavacata di Rende, Italy
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:52. 2006
    ..Until some decades ago the road network was poorly developed and villages were isolated, so that the culture of the "subsistence" and some archaic customs were kept...
  99. pmc Cystic fibrosis: terminology and diagnostic algorithms
    K De Boeck
    Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology, University Hospital of Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Thorax 61:627-35. 2006
    ..The European Diagnostic Working Group proposes the following terminology. Patients are diagnosed with classic or typical CF if they have one or more phenotypic characteristics and a ..
  100. ncbi Eosinophilic mucin rhinosinusitis: terminology and clinicopathological presentation
    Songklot Aeumjaturapat
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 86:420-4. 2003
    ..The terms related to AFRS are also discussed in this study...
  101. ncbi Clinical and experimental models of the midtarsal joint: proposed terms of reference and associated terminology
    Christopher J Nester
    Centre for Rehabilitation and Human Performance Research, University of Salford, Salford, England
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 96:24-31. 2006
    ..Building on this concept, we present new reference terminology and propose that descriptions of midtarsal joint kinetics and kinematics relate to moments and motion in the ..

Research Grants67

  1. RidCancerPain Intervention in a Hispanic Population Along the US-Mexico Border
    KRISTYNIA MARIE contact ROBINSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the supervision of the co-investigator to conduct text analysis and extensive research in constructive corpus terminology, translate, and field test the intervention guide and other materials into Spanish for Spanish speakers living ..
  2. Developing a prediction model for vincristine-induced peripheral neuropathy
    Jamie L Renbarger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Vincristine neurotoxicity will be carefully evaluated using the standard NCI Common Terminology Criteria as well as more specific and sensitive neuropathy assessment tools (validated in adults) modified for ..
  3. Aging the Central Nervous System and Mobility in Older Adults
    Stephanie A Studenski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These gaps in research have hampered the development of clearly defined pathophysiology, clinical terminology, and effective treatment strategy...
  4. PATHOLOGY SUPPORT FOR THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES
    James Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..understanding of the nature of chemically induced lesions in rodents, and 2) develop criteria and standardized terminology to facilitate consistent diagnosis, documentation and interpretation of the lesions observed, and 3) ensure ..
  5. PATHOLOGY SUPPORT FOR THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES
    TODD PAINTER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..understanding of the nature of chemically induced lesions in rodents, and 2) develop criteria and standardized terminology to facilitate consistent diagnosis, documentation and interpretation of the lesions observed, and 3) ensure ..
  6. WormBase: a core data resource for C elegans and other nematodes
    PAUL WARREN STERNBERG; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..To facilitate communication, WormBase will use technology, terminology and style concordant with other databases wherever possible...
  7. SIS_REQUESTING A PURCHASE ORDER IN THE AMOUNT OF $615,000 TO SUPPORT FOR THE NAT
    David Blackburn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..6. Investigation of terminology and standardized terminology for disasters/emergency medicine. 7...
  8. REGULATION OF IRON METABOLISM GENES IN EUKARYOTES
    William E Walden; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..machinery currently consist of four proteins factors, called Cfd1p, Nbp35p, Nar1p, and Cia1p (using the yeast terminology)...
  9. Open-Source Informatics Used to Improve Outcomes in Pediatric Liver Transplants
    STEVEN PETER BUCUVALAS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..maintain its own disease map and protocols, and map patient status and outcomes to their own clinical model and terminology;and 2) Allowing any PLT center to view and analyze the whole community's variation and experience in a ..
  10. Vocabulary Support for Consumer Health Informatics
    Qing Zeng; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research indicates both that there is a significant difference between consumer (layperson) health terminology and the terminology used by health care providers (professional jargon), and that half of all Americans have ..
  11. Vector Surveillance Ontology and Vector Management Ontology
    Saul Lozano Fuentes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This will provide standardization of terminology, inform database schemas, facilitate linkage of data from fragmented databases (e.g...
  12. Amphibian Models for Bodywall Patterning
    Ann Campbell Burke; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..They have termed the boundary between the two domains the lateral somitic frontier (LSF). This new terminology avoids the confusion caused by the functional terms epaxial/hypaxial when referring to embryonic populations...
  13. Synthesizing HIV Behavioral Intervention Effectiveness in Developing Countries
    Michael D Sweat; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..changing and rapidly growing evidence base on intervention efficacy, and (3) a lack of shared standards and terminology for intervention approaches...
  14. TAS::75 0850::TAS RECOVERY ACT ADOPT COMMON INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT UNDER OPERATI
    SUDHIR RAJU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Case Report Forms (eCRF) [unreadable] including: o Oncology Patient Enrollment Network (OPEN) o Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE) [unreadable] Clinical Data Management System (CDMS) Standardization and ..
  15. Pharmacogenetic Determinants of Vincristine Toxicity and Response
    Jamie L Renbarger; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..be followed throughout their treatment for evidence of vincristine neurotoxicity using the standard NCI Common Terminology Criteria as well as more specific and sensitive neuropathy assessment tools (validated in adults) that we will ..
  16. STRENGTHEN RESEARCH TRAINING &ADMINISTRATIVE CAPACITY AT RESEARCH CENTER
    NELSON SANDE KAKANDE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Distance Learning modules will include introduction to the NIH, NIH terminology and funding mechanisms, role of NIH officials, receipt and referral of grant applications, peer review process, ..
  17. TAS::75 0850::TAS RECOVERY ACT - ADOPTION OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES FOR REMOTE DATA CA
    Stephen Riordan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Case Report Forms (eCRF) [unreadable] including: o Oncology Patient Enrollment Network (OPEN) o Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE) [unreadable] Clinical Data Management System (CDMS) Standardization and ..
  18. HLA/KIR Region Genetics in Pediatric Arthritis
    David N Glass; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..especially in the commonest subtype, so called early onset pauciarticular JRA (Persistent Oligo in the JIA terminology) with three or more MHC regions believed to interact in generating susceptibility...
  19. Phase II Study of Rapamycin for Complicated Vascular Anomalies IND Exempt
    DENISE MARTIN ADAMS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Toxicities will be assessed and recorded at specific intervals throughout therapy. Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE, version 3.0) will be used to categorize and grade all toxicities...
  20. The Role of Pathogen-Environment Interactions in the Pandemic Potential of Influe
    LINSEY MARR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to redefine the current paradigm used to describe airborne transmission of diseases, which relies on outdated terminology and concepts that have been eclipsed by major advances in aerosol science...
  21. Continued Development and Evaluation of caTIES
    Rebecca S Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Documents are automatically coded against a controlled terminology such as the Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), SNOMED-CT, or NCI Metathesaurus...
  22. Impairment Activity Staging
    Margaret Grace Stineman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..disability monitoring system applying international classification functioning, disability and health (ICF) terminology and concepts...
  23. SchizConnect: Large-Scale Schizophrenia Neuroimaging Data Mediation &Federation
    Lei Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..By integrating existing data sources that are native to their own institutions and heterogeneous in the terminology and modeling constructs, we will enable more schizophrenia researchers to share their already-collected ..
  24. Assessing PROMIS and other simple patient-reported measures for cancer research
    JEFF SLOAN SLOAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Outcome Measurement Information System (PROMIS) short forms with the PRO-based version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE) or PRO-CTCAE, and simple, single-item symptom linear analogue self-..
  25. Sleep-Dependent Determinants of Biobehavioral Function
    David W Carley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Specifically, we will accomplish the following: AIM 1 is to institute the team and develop shared terminology around key research concepts and methods. The initial vehicle will be a dedicated research retreat...
  26. Neural Dissection of Hyperactivity/Inattention in Autism
    Francisco Xavier Castellanos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In response, clinicians treating ASD are increasingly adopting the terminology, rating scales and medication treatments established for the management of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity ..
  27. Applying NLP to Free Text as an EHR Data Capture Method to Improve EHR Usability
    JAMES MAISEL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Problem to be Addressed. Limited usability of the Electronic Health Record ("EHR") and lack of standardized terminology impedes EHR adoption and optimal use, and therefore hinders realization of a universally interoperable and ..
  28. New Strategies for Reducing Cancer Disparities in the Deaf Community
    Georgia Robins Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It addresses the need for more medical terminology signs within American Sign Language (ASL) and for ASL interpreters to have a better understanding of oncology ..
  29. An Ontology for Bacterial Phenotypes
    James C Hu; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and comparative genomics in basic, applied, and clinical microbiology is hindered by the lack of a controlled terminology to describe and classify them. Ontologies are controlled vocabularies with defined relationships between terms...
  30. Mining Social Network Postings for Mentions of Potential Adverse Drug Reactions
    GRACIELA GONZALEZ DE HERNANDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to recognize and extract mentions of adverse effects in those informal postings, and to map them to standard terminology. We will build on our preliminary lexical approach for finding the mentions, and propose a variation of machine ..
  31. Geospatial Frontiers in Health and Social Environments
    Douglas Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..developments and on health research needs related to GIS;2) foster interdisciplinary collaboration and common terminology;3) identify key challenges, including such issues as maintaining confidentiality of location-specific data, ..
  32. Screening Nonrandomized Studies for Inclusion in Systematic Reviews of Evidence
    TANJA CATHARINA BEKHUIS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Develop and validate a standalone terminology to support librarians who add free-text terms to expert searches...
  33. Screening Nonrandomized Studies for Inclusion in Systematic Reviews of Evidence
    TANJA CATHARINA BEKHUIS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Develop and validate a standalone terminology to support librarians who add free-text terms to expert searches...
  34. Creating and Validating Child Adverse Event Reporting in Oncology Trials
    Lillian Sung; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..practice in oncology trials is for the clinician to grade all AEs using the standard NCI lexicon of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE), but multiple studies in adult cancer populations found that clinicians ..
  35. World Mental Health Consortium Annual Meetings 2008-2012
    Steven G Heeringa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The WMH Survey Consortium is an imitative of the Classification, Assessment, Surveys and Terminology (CAS) group at WHO...
  36. A Cognitive Approach to Refine and Enhance Use of a Dental Diagnostic Terminology
    Elsbeth Kalenderian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..COHRI schools have agreed upon a standardized diagnosis terminology, EZcodes, which encompass and expand upon existing diagnosis terminologies...
  37. The Kaiser Permanente National Research Database
    Joseph Terdiman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the pilot RDB by developing a uniform schema with consistent data definitions and coding, using standard terminology, that will harmonize aggregated legacy and current KP electronic health records, 2) develop interfaces and ..
  38. Building Complex Disease Models using Ontologies and Data Repositories
    PETER JOHN HAUG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The ontology is designed to capture the terminology of medicine and to represent key relationships among medical concepts...
  39. A whole systems approach to implementing standardized dental diagnostic terms
    Elsbeth Kalenderian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..2009, 21 dental schools that all use the same EHR software system, developed a standardized dental diagnostic terminology called EZcodes, which was recently validated as part of an R01 award (1R01DE021051)...
  40. Tracking Symptoms during Chemotherapy via Online Patient Self-reporting
    Ethan M Basch; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..S. instrument for this purpose, the NCI's Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE);and 3) to evaluate the impact of patient self-reporting on clinical and ..
  41. RUMI: A patient portal for retrieving understandable medical information
    Alex Bui; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The knowledge segments are used to explain medical concepts within a patient's reports;and the terminology within the clinical guideline process flow...
  42. GENE ONTOLOGY CONSORTIUM
    Paul D Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The GO classifications are independent of a particular technology, an uncoupling of terminology from technology that encourages application of these semantic standards by organism annotation groups that ..
  43. MaqFACS: Measuring expressive movement in monkeys
    Lisa Parr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..once these basic components have been documented, we will establish a numerical system, using FACS criteria and terminology, to describe each individual component movement, i.e. a movement map, for the rhesus face...
  44. Traumatic Brain Injury Clinical Trials Network
    Shelly D Timmons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Specific aims of this project will be to (1) aid in the development of standard terminology and data collection tools for the conduct of clinical research for TBI, (2) continue development of information ..
  45. Managing Health Information in Your Life
    Wanda Pratt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In particular, patients often must coordinate their health care across multiple clinicians, learn new health terminology, make treatment choices, manage their home care, track insurance benefits, etc...
  46. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION TO IMPROVE DECISION MAKING ABOUT HEALTH CARE PLANS
    Mary C Politi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our proposal aims to: (1) Examine currently uninsured individuals'understanding of the terminology and details of health care plans, (2) Apply recommended strategies for enhancing the effectiveness of ..
  47. An Ontology of Qualities for the Annotation of Biomedical Data
    Suzanna E Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Currently these descriptions are recorded either as free text or using a terminology that is idiosyncratic to a single organism or research project...
  48. Testing Evaluation Metrics for Interface Terminologies
    SAMUEL ROSENBLOOM; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..licensing of SNOMED CT into the Unified Medical Language System and its subsequent recommendation as a national terminology standard...
  49. TAS::75 0849::TAS - PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES VERSION OF THE COMMON TERMINOLOGY
    Ethan Basch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..lexicon for reporting adverse events in National Cancer Institute (NCI) sponsored clinical trials is the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE), which consists of 790 individual items...
  50. NLM Information Resouce Grants to Reduce Health Disparities
    Mary Joan Tooey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..including information about health literacy, locating appropriate and reliable health information, medical terminology, cultural competency, leadership skills, interview skills, and navigating the health care system...
  51. TAS::75 0849::TAS - PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES VERSION OF THE COMMON TERMINOLOGY
    Ethan Basch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..lexicon for reporting adverse events in National Cancer Institute (NCI) sponsored clinical trials is the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE), which consists of 790 individual items...
  52. TAS::75 0849::TAS - PATIENT REPORTED OUTCOMES VERSION OF THE COMMON TERMINOLOGY
    Ethan Basch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..lexicon for reporting adverse events in National Cancer Institute (NCI) sponsored clinical trials is the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (CTCAE), which consists of 790 individual items...
  53. Mining Complex Clinical Data for Patient Safety Research
    George Hripcsak; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will assemble a team skilled in natural language processing, data mining, terminology, patient safety research, and health care...
  54. Evidence-based Diagnostic Tools for Translational and Clinical Research (eTfor2)
    Randolph A Miller; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..At best, such NLP applications use standard terminology descriptors such as SNOMED-CT as EMR extraction targets...
  55. SOL-GEL DERIVED CONTINUOUS DUAL MATRIX COMPOSITES
    Robert Seghi; Fiscal Year: 1991
    Natural tooth enamel dentine can be classified as particulate composites in materials science terminology. Enamel is a highly filled composite consisting of greater than 80 volume percent mineral in the form of hydroxyapatite and a ..
  56. INDEX OF MEDIEVAL MEDICAL IMAGES IN NORTH AMERICA
    YNEZ O NEILL; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The project will require the use and extension of two types of existing library terminology: inconographic descriptors (from the Editors File of the Princeton Index of Christian Art and subject headings (..
  57. Culture and Health Literacy in a Dental Clinic
    Kathryn Atchison; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..aims are proposed: 1) Revise the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine (REALM) to incorporate dental terminology (REALM-D) and determine its association with knowledge, health values, and patient characteristics among ..
  58. Spatial Information Management Resources for Human Brain
    DOUGLAS BOWDEN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It includes terminology for both the human and the nonhuman primate brain...
  59. Computerized HIV Vaccine Trial Assent: Will It Improve Adolescent Comprehension?
    Diane Blake; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..appreciate a) their understanding of key features of HIV vaccine trials, b) their understanding of assent form terminology, and c) their preferences for presentation style of a computerized assent...
  60. Controlled Vocabulary Design for Clinical Applications
    Peter Elkin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To date, there is little data available from independent evaluations regarding the quality of the terminology for its proposed scope and purpose...
  61. Chief Complaint Symposium
    STEPHANIE HAAS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    DESCRIPTION: The purpose of the symposium "Issues in the Design and Development of a Terminology for Emergency Department Chief Complaint" is to bring together experts in emergency medicine, public health surveillance, medical ..
  62. META-ANALYSIS IN BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS
    THOMAS CHALMERS; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..that the technical level of many expositions is quite high and the conceptualization of models and the terminology used to describe them is quite diverse...
  63. R&D-OTHER R &D-A RES/EXPL DEV
    Ethan Basch; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..shall develop the Patient-Reported Outcomes version of symptom elements that are contained within the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE)...
  64. IAIMS Planning Project
    STEVEN ALTSCHULER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..to addressing informatics standards including issues around common clinical rules, security, language/terminology, and data dictionaries...
  65. Comprehensive Database on Spirituality and Health
    Jeanette Ezzo; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..limitations of current information systems which include: 1) inconsistent or absent indexing on spirituality terminology; 2) inadequate/incomplete abstracts 3) lack of electronic database indexing for many relevant journals; 4) lack ..
  66. Value of New Drug Labeling Knowledge for e-Prescribing
    Gunther Schadow; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and dose checks, contraindication and allergy checking, consequent orders) based solely on standards and open terminology and knowledge structures...
  67. AUTOMATED ANALYSIS OF INTERVENTION NARRATIVE
    SUSAN GROBE; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..used to focus on evidence relevant to categorizing narrative descriptions and translating them into a standard terminology. (2) Explore the ability of widely available software tools and machine-readable linguistic resources to ..