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  1. pmc Quantitative analysis of culture using millions of digitized books
    Jean Baptiste Michel
    Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Science 331:176-82. 2011
  2. pmc Self-help books for depression: how can practitioners and patients make the right choice?
    Liz Anderson
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol
    Br J Gen Pract 55:387-92. 2005
  3. ncbi Health information seeking behavior
    Sylvie D Lambert
    School of Nursing, McGill University
    Qual Health Res 17:1006-19. 2007
  4. pmc Increases in individualistic words and phrases in American books, 1960-2008
    Jean M Twenge
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40181. 2012
  5. ncbi Get the picture? The effects of iconicity on toddlers' reenactment from picture books
    Gabrielle Simcock
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Dev Psychol 42:1352-7. 2006
  6. pmc Subjective impressions do not mirror online reading effort: concurrent EEG-eyetracking evidence from the reading of books and digital media
    Franziska Kretzschmar
    Department of English and Linguistics, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e56178. 2013
  7. ncbi The revenge of time: fungal deterioration of cultural heritage with particular reference to books, paper and parchment
    Katja Sterflinger
    University of Natural Resouces Life Sciences Vienna, Department of Biotechnology, Muthgasse 11, 1190 Vienna, Austria
    Environ Microbiol 14:559-66. 2012
  8. ncbi Self-help cognitive-behavioral therapy with minimal therapist contact for social phobia: a controlled trial
    Jonathan S Abramowitz
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:98-105. 2009
  9. pmc The expression of emotions in 20th century books
    Alberto Acerbi
    Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e59030. 2013
  10. ncbi Book citations: influence of epidemiologic thought in the academic community
    Miquel Porta
    Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Saude Publica 40:50-6. 2006

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  1. pmc Quantitative analysis of culture using millions of digitized books
    Jean Baptiste Michel
    Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Science 331:176-82. 2011
    We constructed a corpus of digitized texts containing about 4% of all books ever printed. Analysis of this corpus enables us to investigate cultural trends quantitatively...
  2. pmc Self-help books for depression: how can practitioners and patients make the right choice?
    Liz Anderson
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol
    Br J Gen Pract 55:387-92. 2005
    ..Depression is a common and important public health problem most often treated by GPs. A self-help approach is popular with patients, yet little is known about its effectiveness...
  3. ncbi Health information seeking behavior
    Sylvie D Lambert
    School of Nursing, McGill University
    Qual Health Res 17:1006-19. 2007
    ..The authors reviewed approximately 100 published articles and five books reporting on HISB...
  4. pmc Increases in individualistic words and phrases in American books, 1960-2008
    Jean M Twenge
    Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40181. 2012
    Cultural products such as song lyrics, television shows, and books reveal cultural differences, including cultural change over time...
  5. ncbi Get the picture? The effects of iconicity on toddlers' reenactment from picture books
    Gabrielle Simcock
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Dev Psychol 42:1352-7. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of children's emerging symbolic capacity and the flexibility of the cognitive representation...
  6. pmc Subjective impressions do not mirror online reading effort: concurrent EEG-eyetracking evidence from the reading of books and digital media
    Franziska Kretzschmar
    Department of English and Linguistics, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e56178. 2013
    ..of our increasingly digital world, reading is also becoming an increasingly digital experience: electronic books (e-books) are now outselling print books in the United States and the United Kingdom...
  7. ncbi The revenge of time: fungal deterioration of cultural heritage with particular reference to books, paper and parchment
    Katja Sterflinger
    University of Natural Resouces Life Sciences Vienna, Department of Biotechnology, Muthgasse 11, 1190 Vienna, Austria
    Environ Microbiol 14:559-66. 2012
    ..In order to prevent fungal contamination or to treat already contaminated objects an integrated approach including climate control, material-specific cleaning and application of carefully selected biocides is necessary...
  8. ncbi Self-help cognitive-behavioral therapy with minimal therapist contact for social phobia: a controlled trial
    Jonathan S Abramowitz
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:98-105. 2009
    ..Study limitations and future directions are discussed...
  9. pmc The expression of emotions in 20th century books
    Alberto Acerbi
    Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e59030. 2013
    ..trends in the usage of "mood" words, that is, words carrying emotional content, in 20th century English language books, using the data set provided by Google that includes word frequencies in roughly 4% of all books published up to ..
  10. ncbi Book citations: influence of epidemiologic thought in the academic community
    Miquel Porta
    Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Barcelona, Spain
    Rev Saude Publica 40:50-6. 2006
    Whilst their 'death' has often been certified, books remain highly important to most professions and academic disciplines. Analyses of citations received by epidemiologic texts may complement other views on epidemiology...
  11. ncbi Textbooks on tap: using electronic books housed in handheld devices in nursing clinical courses
    Margaret G Williams
    Blessing Rieman College of Nursing, Quincy, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Educ Perspect 30:220-5. 2009
    ..The handheld device, or PDA, was loaded with e-books for clinical practice...
  12. ncbi Brazilian plants as possible adaptogens: an ethnopharmacological survey of books edited in Brazil
    Fúlvio Rieli Mendes
    Cebrid, Department of Psychobiology at UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:493-500. 2007
    In a survey, from Brazilian books, we searched plants that are in popular use for purposes resembling those of an adaptogen...
  13. ncbi Parents sharing books with young deaf children in spoken english and in BSL: the common and diverse features of different language settings
    Ruth Swanwick
    School of Education, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Deaf Stud Deaf Educ 12:385-405. 2007
    Twelve parents of young deaf children were recorded sharing books with their deaf child--six from families using British Sign Language (BSL) and six from families using spoken English...
  14. ncbi Temporal distribution of favourite books, movies, and records: differential encoding and re-sampling
    Steve M J Janssen
    University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Psychology, Roetersstraat 15 Room A 605, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Memory 15:755-67. 2007
    ..To examine this issue, participants were asked to name their three favourite books, movies, and records. Furthermore,they were asked when they first encountered them...
  15. ncbi Study of experiment on leaching of bisphenol A from infant books to artificial saliva
    Junko Sajiki
    Chiba Prefectural Institute of Public Health, Nitona cho, Chuoku, Chiba, Japan
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 65:467-70. 2010
    To assess the risk of bisphenol A (BPA) exposure when infants suck or chew infant books, the concentration of BPA leaching from infant books published by Japanese makers to artificial saliva was measured.
  16. doi Tracing biological collections: between books and clinical trials
    Francine Kauffmann
    INSERM U780, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Villejuif, France
    JAMA 299:2316-8. 2008
  17. ncbi The many books of nature: Renaissance naturalists and information overload
    Brian W Ogilvie
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst
    J Hist Ideas 64:29-40. 2003
  18. ncbi The last word: books as a statistical metaphor for microbial communities
    Patrick D Schloss
    Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Annu Rev Microbiol 61:23-34. 2007
    ..We present a model based on the word usage in books to illustrate the power of statistical tools in describing microbial communities and suggesting biological ..
  19. ncbi Maps, books and other metaphors for systems biology
    Christos Ouzounis
    Computational Genomics Group, The European Bioinformatics Institute, EMBL Cambridge Outstation, Cambridge CB10 1SD, UK
    Biosystems 85:6-10. 2006
    ..Finally, we propose a metaphor for systems biology that provides an illuminating perspective for the ambitious goals of this field and delimits its current agenda...
  20. ncbi Books for free? How can this be? - A PubMed resource you may be overlooking
    Ann K Corsi
    Department of Biology, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064, USA
    Biol Cell 98:439-43. 2006
    ..called the Bookshelf that includes searchable popular life science textbooks, medical and research reference books and NCBI reference materials...
  21. pmc Brandon/Hill selected list of print books and journals for the small medical library
    D R Hill
    Gustave L and Janet W Levy Library Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Bull Med Libr Assoc 89:131-53. 2001
    ..great pride in being able to publish the nineteenth version (2001) of the "Brandon/Hill Selected List of Print Books and Journals for the Small Medical Library...
  22. ncbi Number of children's books in the home: an indicator of parent health literacy
    Lee M Sanders
    University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:424-8. 2004
    ..One in 4 US adults have poor health literacy, unable to read and understand written medical information. Current tools that assess health literacy skills are too lengthy to be useful in routine clinical encounters...
  23. ncbi Libro de la Melancholía by Andrés Velázquez (1585). Part 1. The intellectual origins of the book
    Antonio Contreras Mas
    Hospital Psiquiàtric, 07003, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Hist Psychiatry 14:25-40. 2003
    ..The medical orthodoxy followed Galenic theory as late as the sixteenth century, regarding melancholy as a disease of the body...
  24. ncbi An analytical approach to the veterinary knowledge of the Islamic period
    Ferruh Dinçer
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of History of Veterinary Medicine and Deontology, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Hist Med Vet 27:177-95. 2002
  25. ncbi Translation of the twelfth chapter of "Uyoonul Anba Fi Tabaqatil Atibba"
    S A Husain
    Indian Institute of History of Medicine, Hyberabad, India
    Bull Indian Inst Hist Med Hyderabad 31:93-101. 2001
    ..This portion provides information with regard to the Indian physicians, the way of their approach to Baghdad, their miraculous treatments and the literary works etc...
  26. ncbi The art is long: on the sacred disease and the scientific tradition
    Julie Laskaris
    Stud Anc Med 25:1-171. 2002
  27. ncbi Brief information about Siddhasāra Nighantu of Ravigupta
    R Srivastava
    Department of Dravyaguna, Varanasi
    Bull Indian Inst Hist Med Hyderabad 31:127-32. 2001
    ..The Dravyas have been described in Paryāya śaily and with 96 Slokas...
  28. ncbi John Trevisa's translation of Bartholomaeus Anglicus' De proprietatibus rerum
    David Moses
    University of Edinburgh
    Notes Queries 50:11-3. 2003
  29. ncbi [Study on Wang Ruzun's hand - written copy of Dongyi Bogam (Precious mirror of oriental medicine)]
    Guiyin Yan
    Library of Changchun College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Jilin 130021
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:151-4. 2002
    In the beginning of the 16th century, Hu Jung of the Lee dynasty of Korea collected the chief medical books written before the mid - Ming dynasty of China and some ancient Korean medical books to compile the Dongyi Bogam (Precious Mirror ..
  30. ncbi [Discussion on academic origin of Ao shi shang han jin jing lu (Ao's Records of golden mirror on cold pathogenic diseases]
    Rong Liang
    Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100029
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:148-50. 2002
    ..At the same time, the set up of the model of diagnosis and treatment for red tongue - inner heat syndrome, and clearing inner heat is established...
  31. ncbi [Research on original editions of Lei jing (Classified canon)]
    Ling Guo
    Jinan Hospital, Shandong 250013
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:213-5. 2002
    ..After his determination of the original edition, he further made collation with comparison with other editions, and checked the original texts accordingly. Hence it was different from all other available editions...
  32. ncbi [Circulation of Song editions of Hong shi ji yan fang (Hong's Collection of effective recipes) and Shang han yao zhi yao fang (Recipes with gist on cold pathogenic diseases)]
    Chaochen Qian
    Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100029
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:208-12. 2002
    ..Both are highly treasured by book connoisseurs of the Ming and Qing dynasties who made much textual research. The authors, edition uniqueness and circulating facts of both works are discussed here...
  33. ncbi [Study on Shi Zhenduo's Ben cao bu (Supplemented materia medica)]
    Xueyan Zhen
    China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100700
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:205-7. 2002
    ..It also evaluates the practical significance of this book as an early dissemination of pharmacy imported from the west...
  34. ncbi [Science of acupuncture and moxibustion in Si bu yi dian (rGyud - bzhi)]
    Chun Bai
    Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, People s Hospital of Dongtai City, Jiangsu 224200
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:92-3. 2002
    ..Especially, there are rather high attainments in the research of blood - letting. rGyud - bzhi is a great book of minority medicine, and helpful for the further study and development of modern science of acu - moxibustion...
  35. ncbi [Primary textual research on editions of Lei jing (Classified Canon)]
    Hansen Zhao
    Xiyuan Hospital, China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100091
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 32:26-8. 2002
    ....
  36. ncbi Semicentennial tribute to the ingenious neurobiologist Christfried Jakob (1866-1956). 2. Publications from the second Argentina period, 1913-1949
    Lazaros C Triarhou
    Economo Koskinas Wing for Integrative and Evolutionary Neuroscience, Department of Educational and Social Policy, University of Macedonia, GR 54006 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Neurol 56:189-98. 2006
    ..In the latter phase of his career, Jakob published important works on the pathological anatomy of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders and formalized ideas on consciousness and neurophilosophy...
  37. ncbi Medical remedies: from the old to the new
    Philip Sharp
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:340-6. 2005
  38. ncbi [The meaning of the sixth edition of "Organon der Heilkunst"]
    Josef M Schmidt
    Arch Hist Filoz Med 65:491-8. 2002
    ....
  39. ncbi [Introduction of ancient Bencao works stored overseas yet not included in Quanguo Zhongyi Tushu Lianhe Mulu (National Coalition Catalogue of TCM Works)]
    J Zheng
    China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing 100700
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 31:7-12. 2001
    ..Among the 14 works, 2 were accomplished in the Yuan dynasty, 9 in the Ming dynasty and 3 in the Qing dynasty...
  40. ncbi [The exploring of academic idea of Guang wen yi lun (Augmented warm epidemics)]
    Yang Rong Chen
    Fujian College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Fuzhou 350003, China
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 33:14-5. 2003
    ....
  41. ncbi [Sphygmological characteristics in San zhi chan (Buddhist Zen of Three Fingers)]
    M Cao
    The Fourth People's Hospital of Hangzhou, 310002
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 31:227-9. 2001
    ..For common diseases, he adopted the method that closely combines the pulse, the symptom and the treatment together. This book occupied an important position in the studying of sphygmology...
  42. ncbi [Investigation on circulation of Ao shi shang han jin jing lu (Ao's Golden mirror of cold pathogenic diseases) in Japan]
    Rong Liang
    Department of Diagnostics, College of Basic Medicine, Beijing University of TCM, Beijing 100029, China
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 33:3-6. 2003
    ..This book not only exerted profound influence on the Kampo diagnostics in Edo age, but also laid down a foundation for the formation of pulse diagnostic school of tongue diagnostics in Kampo medicine...
  43. ncbi A traffic of dead bodies
    Richard M Ratzan
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Traumatology, Hartford Hospital, PO Box 5037, 80 Seymour Street, Hartford, CT 06102 5037, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 47:290-9. 2004
  44. ncbi [Books from the Arco do Cego in colonial Brazil]
    Robert Wegner
    Hist Cienc Saude Manguinhos 11:131-40. 2004
    ..As a contribution to an understanding of the Enlightenment in Brazil , this article presents elements form my research on the development of the project and how it was received...
  45. ncbi [The features of studies on cold pathogenic diseases in Yi zong jin jian (Golden mirror of orthodox medicine)]
    Hai Huang
    Department of Cold Pathogenic Diseases, School of TCM, Fujian College of TCM, Fuzhou 350003, China
    Zhonghua Yi Shi Za Zhi 33:7-10. 2003
    ..Among them, some are compiled in verses for easy memory...
  46. ncbi Rich anniversary book honors 'The city that doctors built'
    Judith D Botvin
    Profiles Healthc Mark 21:15-20, 3. 2005
    ..Medical City, Dallas, celebrated its 30th anniversary with a special edition of its internal publication. Called "The City That Doctors Built," the substantial book honors the physicians that people this unique specialty hospital...
  47. ncbi Nursing research in Ireland
    Geraldine McCarthy
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, National University of Ireland University Collge Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 24:295-331. 2006
    ..The studies were published in 60 journals, 4 books, and 8 research reports. Journal articles selected from 6 journals accounted for 52%...
  48. pmc Global bioethics -- myth or reality?
    Søren Holm
    Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, Schools of Law and Social Sciences, 53 Park Place, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 3AT, United Kingdom
    BMC Med Ethics 7:E10. 2006
    ..This paper investigates whether there is a 'global bioethics' in the sense of a unified academic community...
  49. ncbi Publishers irritated by Google's digital library
    Declan Butler
    Nature 433:446. 2005
  50. ncbi [From Késmárk to the Röntgen Institute in Budapest--Béla Alexander's career in the countryside]
    Laszlo Kiss
    Orv Hetil 148:1146-8. 2007
  51. ncbi [A pioneer of medical numismatics]
    Tamás Süle
    Orv Hetil 146:2657-8. 2005
  52. ncbi [History of the Hungarian hepatology from the beginnings to the end of the 2nd World War]
    György Miklós Buzás
    Orv Hetil 146:2465-8. 2005
  53. ncbi The pioneering steps of radiology in Turkey (1896-1923)
    Yesim Isil Ulman
    Department of Medical History and Ethics, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Kalamis, 81030 Fenerbahce Istanbul, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 55:306-10. 2005
    ..The paper deals with the progress of clinical radiology in Turkey until the foundation of the Turkish Republic in 1923...
  54. ncbi Nutrition trends during 150 years of children's cookbooks
    Ann A Hertzler
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
    Nutr Rev 63:347-51. 2005
    ..nutrition specialty has been introduced and expanded in many dimensions-including in the publishing of children's books. Because children's early food choices influence both their growth and health, factors impacting food choices need ..
  55. ncbi Asthma, illness, and identity
    Mark Jackson
    Centre for Medical History, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4RJ, UK
    Lancet 372:1030-1. 2008
  56. pmc Public opinion is our supreme court: D W Cathell MD, The Physician Himself
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:389-90. 2005
  57. doi [About the professors of the Faculty of Medicine in Pest in the 1840s based on the memoirs of Gusztáv Zechenter, MD (1824-1908)]
    Laszlo Kiss
    Csilizradvány 284, 93008 Szlovákia
    Orv Hetil 149:1717-9. 2008
  58. ncbi Brazilian plants with possible action on the central nervous system: a study of historical sources from the 16th to 19th century
    Melina Giorgetti
    Cebrid, Department of Psychobiology at UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:338-47. 2007
    ..This study comprises a bibliographical survey of historic books found in Sao Paulo libraries (16th through 19th centuries) on medicinal plants exerting effects on the central ..
  59. ncbi The diffusion of ancient medicine in the Renaissance
    Vivian Nutton
    The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at Uniovesrity College London, Great Britain
    Med Secoli 14:461-78. 2002
    ....
  60. ncbi Contributions of Ibn Al-Nafis (1210-1288 AD) to the progress of medicine and urology. A study and translations from his medical works
    Rabie E Abdel-Halim
    Saudi Med J 29:13-22. 2008
    ..scientific activity that spread among the scholars of Cairo and Damascus following the massive destruction of books by Hulako's Army during the devastation of Baghdad in 1258...
  61. ncbi Functional anatomy of the spine by Avicenna in his eleventh century treatise Al-Qanun fi al-Tibb (The Canons of Medicine)
    Sait Naderi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, University Hospital, Inciralti, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Neurosurgery 52:1449-53; discussion 1453-4. 2003
    ..Eight chapters of this book regarding the functional neuroanatomy of the spine were reviewed and are presented to give insight into the development of the understanding of spinal anatomy and biomechanics...
  62. ncbi The canine veterinary medicine in the Middle Ages according to the Livre de chasse by Gaston Phoebus
    Irène Boor-van der Putten
    Hist Med Vet 28:1-11. 2003
    ..His therapy is generally rational and probably often effective, never harmful. His love of hounds is evident. It is regrettable that this highly rational approach didn't have a longer lasting effect on the development of canine medicine...
  63. ncbi Ibn Zuhr (Avenzoar)'s description of verrucous malignancy of the colon (with an English translation from Arabic and notes on its Hebrew and Latin versions)
    Henry A Azar
    Department of Pathology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Can Bull Med Hist 19:431-40. 2002
    ..Latin and Hebrew translations of this report are close to the Arabic, but it is doubtful that the Latin text is based on the Hebrew. The possibility of an intermediate Judeo-Arabic text should be considered...
  64. ncbi Clinicians' information sources for new substance abuse treatment
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, 2761 E Jefferson, Substance Abuse Research Division, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 48207, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1592-6. 2005
    ..They reported at least yearly use of a median of four cosmopolite categories (e.g., journals or books, Internet) and a median of three local categories (e.g...
  65. ncbi Ibn Jazlah and his 11th century accounts (Taqwim al-abdan fi tadbir al-insan) of disease of the brain and spinal cord. Historical vignette
    R Shane Tubbs
    Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:314-7. 2008
    ..Ibn Jazlah made many important observations regarding diseases of the brain and spinal cord. These contributions and a review of the life and times of this early Muslim physician are presented...
  66. ncbi [Textual research and differentiation of Dou Han-qing's works catalogue]
    Bao jin Li
    Section of TCM, Beijing Friendship Hospital Affiliated to Capital Medical University, Beijing 100050, China
    Zhongguo Zhen Jiu 28:306-8. 2008
    ..were not attained by ZHULiang-neng possibly are the contents of acupuncture reinforcing and reducing methods; the books printed and published by ZHULiang-neng include the contents of both channels and acupoints; the book, Zhinan, ..
  67. ncbi [Deficient information in developing countries: Internet alone is no solution]
    M B Sluijs
    Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:1351-4. 2006
    Health-care personnel in developing countries have poor access to information, partly because the books are out of date and journals and Internet access are lacking, and partly because the information that is available is not appropriate ..
  68. ncbi Rosenhan revisited: the scientific credibility of Lauren Slater's pseudopatient diagnosis study
    Robert L Spitzer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:734-9. 2005
    ..Our study raises questions regarding Slater's results and conclusions, and provides scant support for the claim that psychiatric diagnoses are mostly products of fashion or fad, as claimed by Slater...
  69. ncbi The social nature of natural childbirth
    Becky Mansfield
    Department of Geography, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43202, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:1084-94. 2008
    ..The study examines how natural childbirth is represented by proponents in popular non-fictional English language books written for pregnant women...
  70. ncbi Reply to Spitzer and colleagues
    Lauren Slater
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:743-4. 2005
  71. ncbi ["Spoils of war"--losses of the Berlin Veterinary Medicine Library in 1945]
    M F Brumme

    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 109:184-9. 1996
    ..The reports on the damage during these years note losses of up to 35,000 or 43,000 of nearly 60,000 books. Actually, diverse papers did mention this fact but they concealed the underlying causes of the losses or simply ..
  72. ncbi [European physician - travellers and the Ottoman Empire]
    S Eyice
    I.U. Edebiyak Fakultesi Sanat Tarihi Bolumu emekli ogretim uyesi
    Yeni Tip Tarihi Arastirmalari 4:79-92. 1998
    ..of various reasons, Western travellers visited the Empire and published a great deal of journals, pamphlets, books and memoirs of their journeys in the country based on their impressions, observations, experiences and missions ..
  73. ncbi [Not Available]
    A Carlino
    Istituto Universitario Europeo, Firenze
    Physis Riv Int Stor Sci 31:731-69. 1994
    ..the trunk of the figures and some of the internal organs can be lifted up or peeled away, like some contemporary books for children. The figures and some internal parts are very often coloured...
  74. pmc Maximizing communication skills in graduate and postgraduate health-care education through medical writing
    R C Young
    College of Pharmacy, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans 70125
    J Natl Med Assoc 83:691-6. 1991
    ..written communication include case reports, clinicopathological conferences, letters to the editor, book reviews, books, and book contributions...
  75. ncbi [The beginnings of physiology of the human brain, from antiquity to the Renaissance]
    R Saban
    Museum national d histoire naturelle, Paris
    Vesalius 5:41-7. 1999
    ..Finally, during the Renaissance, when books started conveying both text and pictures, brain physiology emerged; Albert le Grand was its first expounder and ..
  76. ncbi [Edward Wilhelm Drescher--the founder of pediatric surgery in West Pomerania]
    J H Pacanowski
    Katedry i Kliniki Chirurgii Dzieciecej, Pomorskiej Akademii Medycznej w Szczecinie
    Ann Acad Med Stetin 45:69-92. 1999
    ..He died in 1977 in Warsaw. Prof. Drescher published almost 80 scientific papers including two medical books. Traumatology of children and the newborn surgery became his principal area of interest...
  77. ncbi Hippocrates. The father of spine surgery
    S G Marketos
    Department of History of Medicine, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 24:1381-7. 1999
    ..This great physician also was the first to deal with the anatomy and the pathology of human spine. In his books, he provides a precise description of the segments and the normal curves of the spine, the structure of the ..
  78. ncbi The influence of social class on health status: American and British research on health inequalities
    O Fein
    Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:577-86. 1995
    ..review of the pertinent British and American literature, including references identified from bibliographies of books and recent articles...
  79. ncbi A comparison of results of meta-analyses of randomized control trials and recommendations of clinical experts. Treatments for myocardial infarction
    E M Antman
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
    JAMA 268:240-8. 1992
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Research Grants18

  1. The role of diet-induced obesity in cognitive impairment
    CATRINA SIMS ROBINSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The expertise that Dr. Robinson will gain from the group of mentors and consultants will prove to be vital to her development into a young independent neuroscientist. ..
  2. Maryland Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System: population-based surveillan
    Diana Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Two publications have been accepted for 2011 - a book chapter and journal research article on alcohol use during pregnancy. ..
  3. Mouse models for mitochondrial disorders caused by mtDNA mutations
    Mikhail F Alexeyev; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In this application we propose to generate transmitochondrial mice with mtDNA mutations to model human disease. ..
  4. Proactive Risk Assessment of Primary Care of the Elderly
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The investigators have a history of successful collaboration and deliverables in primary care patient safety. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Interdisciplinary Understanding of Online Services
    Pamela Whitten; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The two-day conference will be held during the last week of January 2004 in Tampa, Florida. ..
  6. GKB: An Integrative Resource for Genome Biology
    Lincoln Stein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4. To develop a management infrastructure for authoring 30 new summations per year, and updating 40 existing summations per year. 5. To publish 140 summations over the course of 5 years ..
  7. CONCEPTS AND THEORIES IN HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
    SUSAN GELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Regulation of Renal Oxygenation and Blood Pressure
    Pin Lan Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Reproductive Health Intervention for Teen Girls with DM
    Denise Charron Prochownik; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Thus setting new standards of practice, focusing on empowering teens with DM to make informed choices, and potentially improving their reproductive health and the health of their future children. ..
  10. An Internet-based intervention for problem drinking
    John Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Secondary hypotheses will address the mediating or moderating role of perceived drinking norms, perceived risk and the problem drinker's social reasons for drinking. ..
  11. DIETARY OBESITY
    George Bray; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We now propose these well founded, important and exciting studies which will provide critical new insights into anatomical, physiological and molecular mechanisms by which high levels of dietary fat induce obesity. ..
  12. Improving Asthma Communication in Minority Families
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Calcium Buffering Mechanisms in Taste Cells
    Kathryn Medler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This data will further our understanding about how taste cells generate a signal in response to a taste stimuli. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Transcriptional Regulation of Mesoderm Development
    ANN CORSI; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..New genes in the pathway that are identified in C elegans are predicted to be good candidates for the unknown genetic basis underlying these human disorders. ..
  15. A+ Asthma Rural Partnership
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings of this study will be important to clinicians, researchers, and health policy makers. ..
  16. NEBULIZER INTERVENTION IN MINORITY CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Study findings will improve clinical care to this vulnerable population of children and will be if significant use to health care providers, researchers, insurers and policy makers. ..
  17. HOME NURSE INTERVENTION FOR IUDE INFANTS--3 YR FOLLOW UP
    Arlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will be of significant use to researchers, health care providers, insurers and policy makers. ..
  18. Transcriptional Regulation of Mesoderm Development
    ANN CORSI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We expect because roundworm and human proteins are related, the information we learn will be relevant to humans and human disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..