pelvis

Summary

Summary: The basin-like area outlined by the hip bones and the vertebral column (SPINE).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Acceleration patterns of the head and pelvis when walking are associated with risk of falling in community-dwelling older people
    Hylton B Menz
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, University of New South Wales, High Street, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:M446-52. 2003
  2. ncbi Pelvis-thorax coordination in the transverse plane during gait
    C J C Lamoth
    Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7 9 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gait Posture 16:101-14. 2002
  3. ncbi Walking speed, cadence and step length are selected to optimize the stability of head and pelvis accelerations
    Mark D Latt
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Exp Brain Res 184:201-9. 2008
  4. ncbi Mapping pelvic lymph nodes: guidelines for delineation in intensity-modulated radiotherapy
    Alexandra Taylor
    Department of Radiotherapy, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1604-12. 2005
  5. ncbi Acceleration patterns of the head and pelvis during gait in older people with Parkinson's disease: a comparison of fallers and nonfallers
    Mark D Latt
    Department of General, Geriatric and Rehabilitation Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:700-6. 2009
  6. ncbi Trunk, pelvis, hip, and knee kinematics, hip strength, and gluteal muscle activation during a single-leg squat in males and females with and without patellofemoral pain syndrome
    Theresa H Nakagawa
    Federal University of Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 42:491-501. 2012
  7. pmc Euoplocephalus tutus and the diversity of ankylosaurid dinosaurs in the Late Cretaceous of Alberta, Canada, and Montana, USA
    Victoria M Arbour
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e62421. 2013
  8. pmc Metabolic hypothesis for human altriciality
    Holly M Dunsworth
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:15212-6. 2012
  9. ncbi Postural adaptation to walking on inclined surfaces: I. Normal strategies
    Alain Leroux
    Department of Exercise Science, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke West, Que, H4B 1R6, Montreal, Canada
    Gait Posture 15:64-74. 2002
  10. ncbi Deeply infiltrating endometriosis: pathogenetic implications of the anatomical distribution
    Charles Chapron
    Service de Gynécologie Obstérique II, Unité de chirurgie gynécologique, Institut Cochin, IFR, Universite Paris V, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Universitaire Ouest, France
    Hum Reprod 21:1839-45. 2006

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Publications291 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Acceleration patterns of the head and pelvis when walking are associated with risk of falling in community-dwelling older people
    Hylton B Menz
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, University of New South Wales, High Street, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:M446-52. 2003
    ..This study evaluated acceleration patterns of the head and pelvis when walking on a level and an unpredictably irregular surface to determine whether older people at risk of ..
  2. ncbi Pelvis-thorax coordination in the transverse plane during gait
    C J C Lamoth
    Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7 9 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gait Posture 16:101-14. 2002
    ..Using methods of circular statistics this study shows that these conditions were not met in pelvis-thorax coordination...
  3. ncbi Walking speed, cadence and step length are selected to optimize the stability of head and pelvis accelerations
    Mark D Latt
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Exp Brain Res 184:201-9. 2008
    ..Acceleration patterns of the head and pelvis were recorded in ten healthy young adults as they walked on a level surface in three separate experiments: (1) ..
  4. ncbi Mapping pelvic lymph nodes: guidelines for delineation in intensity-modulated radiotherapy
    Alexandra Taylor
    Department of Radiotherapy, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1604-12. 2005
    ..To establish guidelines for delineating the clinical target volume for pelvic nodal irradiation by mapping the location of lymph nodes in relation to the pelvic anatomy...
  5. ncbi Acceleration patterns of the head and pelvis during gait in older people with Parkinson's disease: a comparison of fallers and nonfallers
    Mark D Latt
    Department of General, Geriatric and Rehabilitation Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:700-6. 2009
    ..Although several studies have evaluated differences in basic gait parameters in people with PD, none have directly evaluated the stability of the upper body during gait...
  6. ncbi Trunk, pelvis, hip, and knee kinematics, hip strength, and gluteal muscle activation during a single-leg squat in males and females with and without patellofemoral pain syndrome
    Theresa H Nakagawa
    Federal University of Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 42:491-501. 2012
    ..Controlled laboratory study using a cross-sectional design...
  7. pmc Euoplocephalus tutus and the diversity of ankylosaurid dinosaurs in the Late Cretaceous of Alberta, Canada, and Montana, USA
    Victoria M Arbour
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e62421. 2013
    ..Dyoplosaurus was previously differentiated from Euoplocephalus sensu lato by the morphology of the pelvis and pes, and these features also differentiate Dyoplosaurus from Anodontosaurus and Scolosaurus; a narrow tail ..
  8. pmc Metabolic hypothesis for human altriciality
    Holly M Dunsworth
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:15212-6. 2012
    ..Although pelvic remodeling and encephalization during hominin evolution contributed to the present parturitional difficulty, there is little evidence that pelvic constraints have altered the timing of birth...
  9. ncbi Postural adaptation to walking on inclined surfaces: I. Normal strategies
    Alain Leroux
    Department of Exercise Science, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke West, Que, H4B 1R6, Montreal, Canada
    Gait Posture 15:64-74. 2002
    ..flexed posture of the hip, knee and ankle at initial foot contact as well as a progressive forward tilt of pelvis and trunk...
  10. ncbi Deeply infiltrating endometriosis: pathogenetic implications of the anatomical distribution
    Charles Chapron
    Service de Gynécologie Obstérique II, Unité de chirurgie gynécologique, Institut Cochin, IFR, Universite Paris V, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Groupe Hospitalier Universitaire Ouest, France
    Hum Reprod 21:1839-45. 2006
    ..To investigate whether knowledge of the anatomical distribution of histologically proven deeply infiltrating endometriosis (DIE) lesions contributes to understanding the pathogenesis...
  11. ncbi Intensity-modulated whole pelvic radiation therapy in patients with gynecologic malignancies
    J C Roeske
    Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:1613-21. 2000
    ..To evaluate the ability of intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) to reduce the volume of small bowel irradiated in women with gynecologic malignancies receiving whole pelvic radiotherapy (WPRT)...
  12. ncbi Lumbopelvic lordosis and pelvic balance on repeated standing lateral radiographs of adult volunteers and untreated patients with constant low back pain
    R P Jackson
    Spine Surgery Service, North Kansas City Hospital, North Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 25:575-86. 2000
    ..Twenty volunteers and 20 patients with no prior spine surgery had two standing lateral radiographs taken, on the average, 66 months apart and 2 weeks apart, respectively...
  13. ncbi Lymph node involvement in epithelial ovarian cancer: analysis of 276 pelvic and paraaortic lymphadenectomies and surgical implications
    Philippe Morice
    Department of Surgery, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
    J Am Coll Surg 197:198-205. 2003
    ..The purpose was to determine the factors influencing nodal involvement and topography of pelvic and paraaortic node involvement in ovarian carcinoma...
  14. ncbi Radiotherapy treatment plans with RapidArc for prostate cancer involving seminal vesicles and lymph nodes
    Sua Yoo
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:935-42. 2010
    ..Dosimetric results and treatment delivery efficiency of RapidArc plans to those of conventional intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) plans were compared using the Eclipse treatment planning system for high-risk prostate cancer...
  15. ncbi A dosimetric planning study comparing intensity-modulated radiotherapy with four-field conformal pelvic radiotherapy for the definitive treatment of cervical carcinoma
    J Forrest
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 24:e63-70. 2012
    To compare the dose to organs at risk (OAR) between a conventional four-field whole pelvis radiotherapy (4F-WPRT) plan and an initial single intensity-modulated WPRT (IM-WPRT) plan for definitive treatment of cervical cancer...
  16. ncbi Spontaneous conception in a young woman who had ovarian cortical tissue cryopreserved before chemotherapy and radiotherapy for a Ewing's sarcoma of the pelvis: case report
    L E Bath
    Department of Reproductive and Developmental Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Fife Acute Hospitals NHS Trust and MRC Human Reproductive Sciences Unit, Edinburgh, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:2569-72. 2004
    ..She received 14 courses of alkylating agent-based chemotherapy and direct radiation to her hemi-pelvis (55 Gy) and is alive and disease-free 8 years later...
  17. ncbi Thorax and pelvis kinematics during the downswing of male and female skilled golfers
    Sean A Horan
    School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Gold Coast Campus, Griffith University, Qld 4222, Australia
    J Biomech 43:1456-62. 2010
    Thorax and pelvis motion during the golf swing have most frequently been described for male golfers at discrete points during the swing, such as top of backswing (TBS) and ball contact (BC)...
  18. ncbi Interindividual variation in distribution of extramural ganglion cells in the male pelvis: a semi-quantitative and immunohistochemical study concerning nerve-sparing pelvic surgery
    Atsushi Takenaka
    Department of Urology, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki, Okayama, 701 0192, Japan
    Eur Urol 48:46-52; discussion 52. 2005
    We examined distribution and numbers of extramural ganglion cells in the male pelvis, classifying them as sympathetic or parasympathetic.
  19. ncbi A new formulation of the coefficient of multiple correlation to assess the similarity of waveforms measured synchronously by different motion analysis protocols
    Alberto Ferrari
    Department of Electronics, Computer Science and Systems, University of Bologna, Italy
    Gait Posture 31:540-2. 2010
    ..An example showing the effectiveness of the new formulation is presented regarding the pelvis-trunk and ankle kinematics.
  20. pmc Gait in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: kinematics and electromyographic analysis
    P Mahaudens
    Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine Unit, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Spine J 18:512-21. 2009
    ..The subjects walked on a treadmill at 4 km/h (comfortable speed). The tridimensional (3D) shoulder, pelvis, and lower limb motions were measured using 22 reflective markers tracked by four infrared cameras...
  21. ncbi Anatomic study of the pelvis in carcinoma of the uterine cervix as related to the box technique
    S Zunino
    Instituto de Radioterapia Fundación Marie Curie, Cordoba, Argentina
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 44:53-9. 1999
    ..To review the radiation therapy "box" technique for cancer of the cervix by means of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), lymphangiography, and anatomic studies on cadavers...
  22. pmc Middle Pleistocene lower back and pelvis from an aged human individual from the Sima de los Huesos site, Spain
    Alejandro Bonmatí
    Centro Mixto Universidad Complutense de Madrid Instituto de Salud Carlos III de Evolución y Comportamiento Humanos, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:18386-91. 2010
    ..the Middle Pleistocene site of the Sima de los Huesos (SH) that is assigned to the previously published SH male Pelvis 1 [Arsuaga JL, et al. (1999). Nature 399: 255-258]...
  23. ncbi Acute toxicity of whole-pelvis IMRT in 87 patients with localized prostate cancer
    Giuseppe Sanguineti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Acta Oncol 47:301-10. 2008
    To assess the acute toxicity profile of whole pelvis IMRT (WP-IMRT) for localized prostate cancer.
  24. ncbi Coordination of leg swing, thorax rotations, and pelvis rotations during gait: the organisation of total body angular momentum
    Sjoerd M Bruijn
    Institute for Fundamental and Clinical Human Movement Sciences, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gait Posture 27:455-62. 2008
    ..But the relative timing of pelvis and thorax rotation during gait is insufficiently understood...
  25. pmc The pelvis-kidney junction contains HCN3, a hyperpolarization-activated cation channel that triggers ureter peristalsis
    Romulo Hurtado
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Kidney Int 77:500-8. 2010
    ..and optical mapping techniques and found that electrical and contractile waves began in a region where the renal pelvis joined the connective tissue core of the kidney...
  26. pmc Bilateral step length estimation using a single inertial measurement unit attached to the pelvis
    Alper Kose
    Biomedical Sciences Department, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 9:9. 2012
    ..step length bilaterally, during level walking, using a single inertial measurement unit (IMU) attached to the pelvis is proposed...
  27. ncbi Standing balance and sagittal plane spinal deformity: analysis of spinopelvic and gravity line parameters
    Virginie Lafage
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY10010, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1572-8. 2008
    ..Prospective study of 131 patients and volunteers recruited for an analysis of spinal alignment and gravity line (GL) assessment by force plate analysis...
  28. ncbi Normal patterns of sagittal alignment of the spine in young adults radiological analysis in a Korean population
    Chong Suh Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E1648-54. 2011
    ..Radiological analysis and classification of normal patterns of sagittal alignment of the spine...
  29. ncbi A consensus-based guideline defining the clinical target volume for pelvic lymph nodes in external beam radiotherapy for uterine cervical cancer
    Takafumi Toita
    Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, University of the Ryukyus, Nishihara cho, Okinawa 903 0215, Japan
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 40:456-63. 2010
    ..To develop a consensus-based guideline as well as an atlas defining pelvic nodal clinical target volumes in external beam radiotherapy for uterine cervical cancer...
  30. ncbi Imaging findings of Castleman disease of the abdomen and pelvis
    L P Zhou
    Department of Radiology, Cancer Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, 270 DongAn Road, Shanghai, 200032, China
    Abdom Imaging 33:482-8. 2008
    The purpose of this study was to analyze the characteristic features of Castleman disease in the abdomen and pelvis as suggested by imaging findings in order to deepen the recognition and understanding of this rare disease.
  31. ncbi Systematic review: incidence of abdominal/pelvic surgery amongst patients using tegaserod in randomized controlled trials
    P Schoenfeld
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Center for Excellence in Health Services Research, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 19:263-9. 2004
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  32. ncbi Fertility and pregnancy outcome after abdominal irradiation that included or excluded the pelvis in childhood tumor survivors
    Hélène Sudour
    Department of Paediatric Onco Hematology, CHU Nancy, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:867-73. 2010
    ..To evaluate fertility after abdominal and/or pelvic irradiation in long-term female survivors...
  33. ncbi IMRT significantly reduces acute toxicity of whole-pelvis irradiation in patients treated with post-operative adjuvant or salvage radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy
    Filippo Alongi
    Department of Radiotherapy, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 93:207-12. 2009
    To investigate the role of IMRT in reducing the risk of acute genito-urinary (GU), upper gastrointestinal (uGI) and lower gastrointestinal (lGI) toxicity following whole-pelvis irradiation (WPRT) after radical prostatectomy.
  34. ncbi Venous thromboembolism: indirect CT venography during CT pulmonary angiography--should the pelvis be imaged?
    Sanjeeva P Kalva
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, GRB 290, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 246:605-11. 2008
    ..To retrospectively determine the relative contribution of pelvic and lower-extremity indirect computed tomographic (CT) venography to the diagnosis of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients undergoing CT for pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  35. ncbi Increased pelvic vein thrombi in cryptogenic stroke: results of the Paradoxical Emboli from Large Veins in Ischemic Stroke (PELVIS) study
    Steven C Cramer
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Stroke 35:46-50. 2004
    ..The Paradoxical Emboli From Large Veins in Ischemic Stroke (PELVIS) study hypothesized that patients with cryptogenic stroke have an increased prevalence of pelvic deep venous ..
  36. ncbi The role of upper torso and pelvis rotation in driving performance during the golf swing
    Joseph Myers
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Sports Sci 26:181-8. 2008
    While the role of the upper torso and pelvis in driving performance is anecdotally appreciated by golf instructors, their actual biomechanical role is unclear...
  37. ncbi Hemodynamic relationships among upper-abdominal aorta and femoral arteries: basis for measurement of arterial blood flow to abdominal-pelvic organs
    Takuya Osada
    Department of Sports Medicine for Health Promotion, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Med Sci Monit 15:CR332-40. 2009
    ..The aim was to examine 1) basal hemodynamic parameters such as vessel diameter (VD), blood velocity (BV), and BF and their relationship to Ao and FAs and 2) how both BFAo and BFFAs influence the magnitude of BFAP...
  38. pmc Gait in Pregnancy-related Pelvic girdle Pain: amplitudes, timing, and coordination of horizontal trunk rotations
    Wen Hua Wu
    Second Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Quanzhou, People s Republic of China
    Eur Spine J 17:1160-9. 2008
    ..Walking velocity is reduced, and in postpartum PPP relative phase between horizontal pelvis and thorax rotations was found to be lower at higher velocities, and rotational amplitudes tended to be larger...
  39. ncbi Management of pelvic lymph nodes by sentinel node navigation surgery in the treatment of invasive cervical cancer
    Tsuyoshi Yamashita
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Asahikawa Medical College, Midorigaoka Higashi 2 1 1 1, Asahikawa, Japan
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:1113-8. 2009
    ..In this study, the feasibility of node status diagnosis by SNNS, including intraoperative frozen section diagnosis, in patients with early and advanced cervical cancer was evaluated...
  40. ncbi Mobility of the pelvic joints in pregnancy-related lumbopelvic pain: a systematic review
    Jan M A Mens
    Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Neuroscience, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 64:200-8. 2009
    ..The findings support the idea that enlarged motion is one of the factors that causes PLPP and justifies treatment with measures to reduce this motion...
  41. ncbi The pelvic fin and girdle of Panderichthys and the origin of tetrapod locomotion
    Catherine A Boisvert
    Subdepartment of Evolutionary Organismal Biology, Department of Physiology and Developmental Biology, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18A, 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nature 438:1145-7. 2005
    ..Here, I present the only known articulated pelvic fin endoskeleton and associated partial pelvis of Panderichthys...
  42. ncbi Dual-source parallel radiofrequency excitation body MR imaging compared with standard MR imaging at 3.0 T: initial clinical experience
    Winfried A Willinek
    Department of Radiology, University of Bonn, Bonn NRW D 53105, Germany
    Radiology 256:966-75. 2010
    ..0 t...
  43. pmc Sagittal morphology and equilibrium of pelvis and spine
    G Vaz
    Service du Docteur Roussouly, Centre Medico Chirurgical des Massues, Lyon, France
    Eur Spine J 11:80-7. 2002
    ..100 healthy young adult volunteers was carried out in order to evaluate the relationship between the shape of the pelvis and lumbar lordosis and to create a databank of the morphologic and positional parameters of the pelvis and spine ..
  44. ncbi Spondylolisthesis, pelvic incidence, and spinopelvic balance: a correlation study
    Hubert Labelle
    Division of Orthopaedics, Hopital Ste Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2049-54. 2004
    ..A retrospective study of the sagittal alignment in developmental spondylolisthesis...
  45. ncbi Preperitonal pelvic packing for hemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures: a paradigm shift
    C Clay Cothren
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Dencer, CO 80204, USA
    J Trauma 62:834-9; discussion 839-42. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that a modified technique of direct preperitoneal pelvic packing (PPP) would reduce the need for angiography, decrease blood transfusion requirements, and lower mortality...
  46. ncbi A verification study of proposed pelvic lymph node localisation guidelines using nanoparticle-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Maria J Vilarino-Varela
    Department of Clinical Oncology, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Radiother Oncol 89:192-6. 2008
    ..This study aims to verify these guidelines using an independent observer in a further patient cohort...
  47. ncbi Organ sparing by conformal avoidance intensity-modulated radiation therapy for anal cancer: dosimetric evaluation of coverage of pelvis and inguinal/femoral nodes
    Yi Jen Chen
    Division of Radiation Oncology, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:274-81. 2005
    ..and straightforward conformal avoidance intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) technique for coverage of pelvis and inguinal/femoral nodes and to compare the dosimetry of the new method with that of other traditional methods ..
  48. ncbi A model of neural cross-talk and irritation in the pelvis: implications for the overlap of chronic pelvic pain disorders
    Michael A Pezzone
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Gastroenterology 128:1953-64. 2005
    ..We investigated the hypothesis that afferent irritation of one pelvic organ may adversely influence and sensitize another via neural interactions...
  49. ncbi Rotational and translational movement features of the pelvis and thorax during adult human locomotion
    V P Stokes
    Karolinska Institue, Department of Physiology III, Sweden
    J Biomech 22:43-50. 1989
    The kinematics of the pelvis and thorax are important in gait studies since their movement patterns are closely related to gait efficiency and 'smoothness' of locomotion...
  50. ncbi Bladder and sexual dysfunction following laparoscopically assisted and conventional open mesorectal resection for cancer
    H M Quah
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169 608
    Br J Surg 89:1551-6. 2002
    ..This study investigated the frequency of these complications following laparoscopically assisted and conventional open mesorectal resection for cancer...
  51. ncbi Imaging of retained surgical sponges in the abdomen and pelvis
    Angus R O'Connor
    Department of Radiology, Nottingham City Hospital, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, United Kingdom
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:481-9. 2003
  52. ncbi Diffusion-weighted imaging in the abdomen and pelvis: concepts and applications
    Aliya Qayyum
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, Box 0628, L 307, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiographics 29:1797-810. 2009
    ..magnetic resonance (MR) imaging allows the detection of focal solid and cystic lesions in the abdomen and pelvis and, if pitfalls are to be avoided, is most effectively used in conjunction with other imaging sequences...
  53. ncbi Propagation of target and organ at risk contours in radiotherapy of prostate cancer using deformable image registration
    Sara Thörnqvist
    Clinical Institute, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 49:1023-32. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of a deformable image registration application for propagation of contours using repeat CT scans of the pelvis, a region where considerable deformations are expected.
  54. ncbi Complications of pelvic lymphadenectomy in 1,380 patients undergoing radical retropubic prostatectomy between 1993 and 2006
    Michael Musch
    Department of Urology, Pediatric Urology and Urologic Oncology, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Essen, Germany
    J Urol 179:923-8; discussion 928-9. 2008
    ..In particular the influence of the extent of pelvic lymphadenectomy and of other possible risk factors on the complication rate was examined...
  55. ncbi Pelvic girdle pain and lumbar pain in relation to postpartum depressive symptoms
    Annelie Gutke
    Department of Health and Society, Division of Physiotherapy, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1430-6. 2007
    ..A cohort study...
  56. pmc Sagittal balance of the pelvis-spine complex and lumbar degenerative diseases. A comparative study about 85 cases
    Cédric Barrey
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hôpital Neurochirurgical P Wertheimer, 59 Boulevard Pinel, 69394 Lyon, France
    Eur Spine J 16:1459-67. 2007
    ..Nevertheless most of these variations have been reported without reference to the pelvis shape which is well-known to strongly influence spino-pelvic alignment...
  57. ncbi Gravity line analysis in adult volunteers: age-related correlation with spinal parameters, pelvic parameters, and foot position
    Frank Schwab
    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E959-67. 2006
    ..Prospective radiographic and forceplate analysis in adult volunteers...
  58. ncbi Pattern of lymph node metastases in clinically unilateral stage I invasive epithelial ovarian carcinomas
    I Cass
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 80:56-61. 2001
    ..Patients with gross disease in the pelvis or abdomen or those who had grossly positive LNs removed for debulking were excluded from this review...
  59. ncbi Dual-energy and dual-source CT: is there a role in the abdomen and pelvis?
    Joel G Fletcher
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 47:41-57. 2009
    ..This article summarizes and reviews current and potential applications for dual-energy and dual-source CT in the abdomen and pelvis.
  60. ncbi Body size and body shape in early hominins - implications of the Gona pelvis
    Christopher Ruff
    Center for Functional Anatomy and Evolution, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Hum Evol 58:166-78. 2010
    Discovery of the first complete Early Pleistocene hominin pelvis, Gona BSN49/P27, attributed to Homo erectus, raises a number of issues regarding early hominin body size and shape variation...
  61. ncbi Gossypiboma in abdomen and pelvis: MRI findings in four patients
    Chan Kyo Kim
    Department of Radiology and Center for Imaging Science, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon Dong, Kangnam Gu, Seoul, Korea 135 710
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:814-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to describe the MRI features of gossypiboma and correlate the MRI findings with the pathologic findings in four patients...
  62. ncbi Sagittal plane analysis of the spine and pelvis in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis according to the coronal curve type
    Jean Marc Mac-Thiong
    Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1404-9. 2003
    ..A retrospective study investigated the sagittal alignment in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  63. ncbi Extensive hydatidosis of the femur and pelvis with pathological fracture: a case report
    Ramchander Siwach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Paraplegia and Rehabilitation, Pt B D Sharma PGIMS, Rohtak 124001, Haryana, India
    Int J Infect Dis 13:e480-2. 2009
    ..Hydatid cysts caused by Echinococcus sp can produce tissue cysts anywhere in the body. Skeletal cystic lesions are rare, yet because of their unusual presentation diagnosis can be missed...
  64. ncbi A new reconstruction of Sts 14 pelvis (Australopithecus africanus) from computed tomography and three-dimensional modeling techniques
    Christine Berge
    FRE 26 96, CNRS, Museum national d histoire naturelle, Anatomie Comparée, Paris, France
    J Hum Evol 58:262-72. 2010
    The purpose of this study is to propose a new reconstruction of the australopithecine Sts 14 pelvis from original fossils...
  65. pmc Pediatric sagittal alignment
    Jean Marc Mac-Thiong
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, CHU Sainte Justine, 3175 Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, QC, H3T 1C5, Canada
    Eur Spine J 20:586-90. 2011
    There is a wide variation in the regional parameters used to describe the spine and sacro-pelvis in children and adolescents. There is a slight tendency for thoracic kyphosis and lumbar lordosis to increase with age...
  66. ncbi Whole-pelvis or bladder-only chemoradiation for lymph node-negative invasive bladder cancer: single-institution experience
    Mutahir A Tunio
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation, Karachi, Pakistan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:e457-62. 2012
    Whole-pelvis (WP) concurrent chemoradiation (CCRT) is the standard bladder preserving option for patients with invasive bladder cancer...
  67. ncbi Whole-pelvis radiotherapy in combination with interstitial brachytherapy: does coverage of the pelvic lymph nodes improve treatment outcome in high-risk prostate cancer?
    Nathan Bittner
    Tacoma Valley Radiation Oncology Centers, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1078-84. 2010
    ..survival (CSS), and overall survival (OS) rates among high-risk prostate cancer patients treated with brachytherapy and supplemental external beam radiation (EBRT) using either a mini-pelvis (MP) or a whole-pelvis (WP) field.
  68. ncbi Value of a blood pool contrast agent in MR venography of the lower extremities and pelvis: preliminary results in 12 patients
    Manuela Aschauer
    Department of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, University Hospital Graz, Austria
    Magn Reson Med 50:993-1002. 2003
    ..Nycomed Imaging (now Amersham Health) Oslo, Norway) for evaluation of venous thrombosis of the deep veins of the pelvis and lower extremities...
  69. ncbi Anatomy of the arcus tendineus fasciae pelvis in females
    Maarten J Pit
    Department of Urology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Clin Anat 16:131-7. 2003
    Because of its proximity to the urethra, the anterior part of the arcus tendineus fasciae pelvis (ATFP) may be used in urethrosuspension procedures for urinary stress incontinence...
  70. ncbi The reliability and validity of physiotherapist visual rating of dynamic pelvis and knee alignment in young athletes
    Chris Whatman
    Health and Rehabilitation Research Centre, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Phys Ther Sport 14:168-74. 2013
    To investigate visual rating of pelvis and knee position in young athletes during lower extremity functional tests.
  71. ncbi Three-dimensional spinal and pelvic alignment in an asymptomatic population
    Nicolas Gangnet
    Bordeaux University Hospital, Spinal Disorders Unit, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Bordeaux, France
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E507-12. 2006
    ..A 3-dimensional (3-D) analysis of asymptomatic spinal and pelvic alignment...
  72. ncbi Intraoperative migration of the trial femoral head into the pelvis during total hip arthroplasty: prevention and retrieval
    A Princep
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:880-1; author reply 881. 2002
  73. ncbi Characterizing pelvis dynamics in adolescent with idiopathic scoliosis
    Saba Pasha
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E820-6. 2010
    ..Pelvic dynamic analysis in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  74. ncbi Laparoscopic pelvic autonomic nerve-preserving surgery for patients with lower rectal cancer after chemoradiation therapy
    Jin Tung Liang
    Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Medicine, No 7, Chung Shan South Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1285-7. 2007
    ..This is a phase II study, the aim of which is to determine if a laparoscopic approach can be used in pelvic autonomic nerve-preserving surgery for patients with lower rectal cancer following chemoradiation therapy...
  75. ncbi Use of pelvic incidence as a guide to reduction of H-type spino-pelvic dissociation injuries
    Robert A Hart
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:369-74. 2007
    ....
  76. ncbi Comparative toxicity and dosimetric profile of whole-pelvis versus prostate bed-only intensity-modulated radiation therapy after prostatectomy
    Curtiland Deville
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 82:1389-96. 2012
    To assess whether whole-pelvis (WP) intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for prostate cancer (PCa) after prostatectomy is associated with increased toxicity compared to prostate-bed only (PB) IMRT.
  77. ncbi Intraoperative migration of the trial femoral head into the pelvis during total hip arthroplasty: prevention and retrieval
    Franz Rachbauer
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:881-2; author reply 882. 2002
  78. ncbi Instantiation and registration of statistical shape models of the femur and pelvis using 3D ultrasound imaging
    Dean C Barratt
    Centre for Medical Image Computing, Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, 2nd Floor, Malet Place Engineering Building, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Med Image Anal 12:358-74. 2008
    ..these approaches can be combined to simultaneously generate and register a patient-specific model of the femur and pelvis to the patient during surgery...
  79. ncbi A three-dimensional musculoskeletal model of the chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) pelvis and hind limb
    Matthew C O'Neill
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Exp Biol 216:3709-23. 2013
    ..Here, we described a detailed three-dimensional (3D) musculoskeletal model of the chimpanzee pelvis and hind limb...
  80. ncbi Pelvis-shoulder coordination during level walking in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Massimiliano Mangone
    Biomechanics and Movement Analysis Laboratory, Azienda Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Gait Posture 34:1-5. 2011
    b>Pelvis-shoulder coordination while walking may, as a consequence of changes in spinal structure and posture, be susceptible to modifications in ankylosing spondylitis (AS) sufferers...
  81. ncbi Pelvis and torso kinematics and their relationship to shoulder kinematics in high-school baseball pitchers
    Gretchen D Oliver
    Department of Health, Kinesiology, Recreation, and Dance, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 24:3241-6. 2010
    It was the purpose of our study to examine the kinematics of the pelvis and torso and determine their relationship to the kinematics of the shoulder in high-school baseball pitchers...
  82. ncbi Neuroanatomy of the female continence complex: clinical implications
    R S Hollabaugh
    Raines-Cox Urologic Institute, Department of Urology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Urology 57:382-8. 2001
    ..Additionally, awareness and preservation of the continence nerves during cystectomy may allow for greater use of orthotopic bladder replacement in women...
  83. ncbi Lateral pelvic lymph node dissection for advanced lower rectal cancer
    S Fujita
    Department of Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, 1 1 Tukiji 5 chome, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Br J Surg 90:1580-5. 2003
    ..The oncological outcome of patients who underwent curative surgery for lower rectal cancer was investigated to clarify whether lateral pelvic lymph node dissection (LPLD) conferred any benefit...
  84. pmc Molecular detection (k-ras) of exfoliated tumour cells in the pelvis is a prognostic factor after resection of rectal cancer?
    Annette Torgunrud Kristensen
    Section for Surgical Oncology, Rikshospitalet Radiumhospitalet Medical Center, Montebello, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Cancer 8:213. 2008
    ..After total mesorectal excision (TME) for rectal cancer around 10% of patients develops local recurrences within the pelvis. One reason for recurrence might be spillage of cancer cells during surgery...
  85. ncbi MRI of the female pelvis at 3T compared to 1.5T: evaluation on high-resolution T2-weighted and HASTE images
    Masako Kataoka
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:527-34. 2007
    To evaluate the feasibility of MRI of the female pelvis using high-resolution T2-weighted imaging (T2WI) and the half-Fourier acquisition single-shot turbo spin-echo (HASTE) technique at 3 Tesla (T) compared to 1...
  86. ncbi Ectopic bone formation in the pelvis after combined anterior and posterior fusion of the spine with osteogenic protein-1 use: a case report
    Paul D Kim
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:215-20. 2010
    ..Case report...
  87. ncbi Pelvic dimorphism in relation to body size and body size dimorphism in humans
    Helen K Kurki
    Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria, P O Box 3050 STN CSC, Victoria, BC V8W 3P5, Canada
    J Hum Evol 61:631-43. 2011
    Many mammalian species display sexual dimorphism in the pelvis, where females possess larger dimensions of the obstetric (pelvic) canal than males...
  88. ncbi Aberrant pelvis and hip kinematics impair hip loading before and after total hip replacement
    G Lenaerts
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Research Centre for Movement Control and Neuroplasticity, Heverlee, Belgium
    Gait Posture 30:296-302. 2009
    ..We found aberrant pelvis and hip kinematics and kinetics before and six weeks after surgery, confirming previous findings in literature...
  89. ncbi A review of algorithms for medical image segmentation and their applications to the female pelvic cavity
    Zhen Ma
    Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Rua Dr Roberto Frias, S N, 4200 465 Porto, Portugal
    Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 13:235-46. 2010
    ..In the end, the main guidelines that should be considered for designing the segmentation algorithms of the pelvic cavity are proposed...
  90. ncbi Lymphatic spread of nodal metastases in high-risk prostate cancer: The ascending pathway from the pelvis to the retroperitoneum
    Alberto Briganti
    Department of Urology, Vita Salute University San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Prostate 72:186-92. 2012
    ....
  91. ncbi Clinical toxicities and dosimetric parameters after whole-pelvis versus prostate-only intensity-modulated radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Curtiland Deville
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:763-72. 2010
    To assess whether whole-pelvis (WP) intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) is associated with increased toxicity compared with prostate-only (PO) IMRT.
  92. ncbi The incidence of abdominal and pelvic surgery among patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    J Alexander Cole
    Department of Epidemiology, Ingenix, Riverside Center 3 120, 275 Grove Street, Auburndale, Massachusetts 02466, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 50:2268-75. 2005
    ..Patients with IBS have an increased risk for abdominopelvic and gallbladder surgery and, thus, an associated risk for experiencing morbidity and mortality associated with these surgical procedures...
  93. ncbi Education, employment, insurance, and marital status among 694 survivors of pediatric lower extremity bone tumors: a report from the childhood cancer survivor study
    Rajaram Nagarajan
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Cancer 97:2554-64. 2003
    ..The authors described psychosocial outcomes (education, employment, health insurance, and marriage) for survivors of pediatric lower extremity bone tumors...
  94. ncbi MRI of the pelvis at 3 T: very high spatial resolution with sensitivity encoding and flip-angle sweep technique in clinically acceptable scan time
    Nuschin Morakkabati-Spitz
    Department of Radiology, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105, Bonn, Germany
    Eur Radiol 16:634-41. 2006
    ..0-T allows spatial resolution to be increased without loss in image quality. We evaluated a T2-weighted turbo spin-echo sequence with high spatial resolution (3T-HR) to determine whether this provides clinically useful pelvic MRI...
  95. ncbi A biomechanical analysis of trunk and pelvis motion during gait in subjects with knee osteoarthritis compared to control subjects
    Heather S Linley
    Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 25:1003-10. 2010
    ..We examined differences in knee adduction moments and frontal plane trunk lean during gait between subjects with knee osteoarthritis and a control group of healthy adults...
  96. ncbi Trans-femoral amputee gait: socket-pelvis constraints and compensation strategies
    M Rabuffetti
    Centro di Bioingegneria FDG, Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Prosthet Orthot Int 29:183-92. 2005
    ..amputees to compensate for the constraints of hip motion induced by the interference of the socket with the pelvis and, particularly, with the ischial tuberosity...
  97. ncbi Multidetector CT of blunt traumatic venous injuries in the chest, abdomen, and pelvis
    Brian P Holly
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Radiographics 31:1415-24. 2011
    ..Familiarity with direct and indirect signs of venous injuries, as well as with examples of blunt traumatic venous injuries in the chest, abdomen, and pelvis, will help in the diagnosis of these injuries.
  98. ncbi The role of obesity, biomechanical constitution of the pelvis and contact joint stress in progression of hip osteoarthritis
    G Recnik
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17:879-82. 2009
    ..explore whether earlier hip arthroplasty for idiopathic osteoarthritis (OA) might be explained by enlarged contact stress in the hip joint, and to what amount can that be attributed to obesity and biomechanical constitution of the pelvis.
  99. ncbi Prospective comparison of helical CT of the abdomen and pelvis without and with oral contrast in assessing acute abdominal pain in adult Emergency Department patients
    Steve Y Lee
    Department of Radiology, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01109, USA
    Emerg Radiol 12:150-7. 2006
    ..This prospective study compares the agreement of nonenhanced helical computed tomography (NECT) with oral contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CECT) in Emergency Department (ED) patients presenting with acute abdominal pain...
  100. ncbi MR imaging appearances of the female pelvis after trachelectomy
    Anju Sahdev
    Department of Radiology, Homerton University Hospital, Homerton Row, London E9 6SR, England
    Radiographics 25:41-52. 2005
    ..wall thickening and hematomas, whereas lymphoceles and exaggeration of the pelvic venous plexuses can occur in the pelvis. Adenomyosis and endometriosis may be found incidentally in this patient group...
  101. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging of gastrointestinal stromal tumor in the abdomen and pelvis
    Maki Amano
    Department of Radiology, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo 113 8603, Japan Center for Advanced Medical Technology, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo 113 8603, Japan
    Clin Imaging 30:127-31. 2006
    ..to evaluate magnetic resonance (MR) imaging appearances of 11 gastrointestinal stromal tumors in the abdomen and pelvis and compared them with some histological findings...

Research Grants63

  1. Sutureless Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Using Laser Tissue Welding: Preclinic
    Yasmin Wadia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The prevalence of cancer of the kidney and renal pelvis is 296,074, with 61.3% localized or 181493 patients...
  2. Radiation-Induced Osteoporosis in Women with Cancer: Mechanisms and Prevention
    Ted A Bateman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  3. Gene-Engineered and Targeted Stem Cell Therapy for Myeloma
    Selvarangan Ponnazhagan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Patients with MM develop osteolytic bone disease permanently in the skull, ribs, vertebrae, pelvis, and long bones of the limb, characterized by bone pain, pathologic fractures, and hypercalcemia, making this a ..
  4. Connective tissue and nervous system mechanisms of CAM therapies for low back pai
    Helene M Langevin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..four groups of mini-pigs (48 pigs, 12 pigs per group) randomized to: 1) movement restriction of the low back and pelvis for 8 weeks, 2) PCT microinjury followed by observation for 8 weeks, 3) PCT microinjury followed by movement ..
  5. Risk of Cancer in Incidental Findings Identified on Ultrasound Imaging
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..are to determine: 1) the frequency that different indications lead to ultrasound imaging of the neck, breast and pelvis 2) the prevalence of incidental/indeterminate findings associated with these examinations and the risk of cancer ..
  6. PTHrP Modulation of TRPV1 in Pain Associated with Breast Cancer Bone Metastasis
    AARON DAVID MICKLE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Metastatic breast tumor growth in bones leads to chronic pain in the limbs, pelvis and spines, which is undermanaged with existing pain medications, mainly morphine derivatives...
  7. Mapping serotonin receptors in lower urinary tract innervation
    E Michelle Southard-Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Recurrent pain of the bladder, pelvis or urogenital floor is a defining feature of chronic pelvic pain syndromes including Interstitial Cystitis and Chronic Prostatitis...
  8. Robotic Interventions to Enhance Locomotor Stability Following Spinal Cord Injury
    KEITH EDWARD GORDON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a range of dynamic balance environments, including stabilizing and/or destabilizing lateral forces applied to the pelvis during gait, B) measuring locomotor stability in real-time and C) automatically adjusting the difficulty of the ..
  9. Novel multivalent/multifunctional agents derived from a humanized anti-insulin-li
    Thomas M Cardillo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cancer of the kidney and renal pelvis killed approximately 13,010 men and women in the United States last year...
  10. Automatic Segmentation of Organs in Computed Tomography for Radiation Therapy Pla
    MARK MCKENZIE RODEN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..IMRT Treatment Planning software requires accurate segmentations of the organs in the abdomen and pelvis. Segmentations of the prostate that include neighboring tissues can irradiate those tissues unnecessarily, while ..
  11. Cross-sensitization in the pelvis and neurogenic bladder
    Anna P Malykhina; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..goal is to elucidate the neural, neurohumoral and neuroimmune mechanisms underlying cross-sensitization in the pelvis and reveal its correlation with the occurrence of neurogenic inflammation and chronic pelvic pain...
  12. The effects of stress on the pathophysiology of endometriosis
    MARIELLY CUEVAS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  13. TAS::75 0849::TAS
    Wenlin Deng; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..on cancer radiosensitivity Methods: (1) For efficacy studies under Aim #1, we will use a mouse model of abdomen-pelvis irradiation. Morphological evaluations include crypt survival and crypt-villus recovery...
  14. 124I-cG250 ImmunoPET Imaging of Sunitinib Treatment Response in Renal Cell Cancer
    STEVEN MARK LARSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..its ability to predict response i comparison to bone scan, high resolution body CT scan of the chest, abdomen, and pelvis, RECIST version 1.1, time to progression and survival. The trial will be performed in collaboration with Dr...
  15. Urogenital System Development: The Acquisition of Coordinated Ureter Peristalsis
    Doris A Herzlinger; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..contractions of the smooth muscle coat surrounding the kidney outflow tract (OT), including the renal calyces, pelvis and ureter, are essential for draining urine out of the kidney...
  16. Adult Stem Cell Minimally Invasive Bone Marrow Harvester
    DANIEL LEWIS KRAFT; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..local anesthesia), by using a powered flexible shaft specifically designed to move through the confines of the pelvis. Our core team (Daniel Kraft, Vartan Ghazarossian, and Mike Crocker) obtained a Phase-I SBIR in 2008 with a score ..
  17. nGUDMAP ??? Ontology, Database and Website Core
    RICHARD ALAN BALDOCK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Provide new image visualization and analysis options. Add in new links from the GUDMAP website to any key neuroscience resources. ..
  18. Chemokines, TRP Channels and Cancer Pain
    Durga Prasanna Mohapatra; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Prostate cancer bone metastasis is associated with moderate to severe pain in the back, pelvis and hips...
  19. Influence of Core Stability on Running Mechanics in Novice Runners
    AJIT MOHAN WORTHEN CHAUDHARI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..stability, defined as "the ability to maintain or resume an equilibrium position (or trajectory) of the trunk (and pelvis) after perturbation", has been touted to improve injury-prevention in many sports;however, this causal ..
  20. BIOLOGY OF SODIUM BICARBONATE TRANSPORT
    Ira Kurtz; Fiscal Year: 2011
    Project Summary/Abstract The mammalian renal pelvis is a pouch-like structure into which urine flows from the terminal portions of the collecting ducts...
  21. Identifying Unnecessary Irradiation of Patients with Suspected Renal Colic
    Christopher L Moore; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Long term, the radiation received from a single CT scan of the abdomen/ pelvis has been estimated to cause approximately 12 deaths for every 10,000 scans performed...
  22. Generating molecular markers that selectively label urothelial sub-populations
    CATHY LEE MENDELSOHN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The urinary outflow tract, including the renal pelvis, ureters, bladder and upper urethra, is lined by a specialized stratified epithelium called the urothelium, composed of a basal layer, an ..
  23. A link between parity, trunk muscle function, and degenerative spondylolisthesis
    Lawrence W Mysliwiec; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..These tests examine the ability of the abdominal and paraspinal muscles to stabilize pelvis and the lumbar spine during simple hip flexion and extension maneuvers...
  24. Pain and Endometriosis: Effects on Ectopic Cyst Innervation and Axons
    Geoffrey M Bove; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..As a result of this research, consideration and specific examination of nerves within the pelvis during ablative laparoscopic techniques may become an important additional diagnostic procedure for women with ..
  25. Dynamic Lumbar-Pelvic Coordination in the Low Back During Lifting
    Sara E Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the mechanical efficiency of cyclic lifting tasks with different lumbar-pelvic coordination strategies (pelvis-first (high lumbar flexion), neutral, and pelvis-last (low lumbar flexion))...
  26. Molecular Imaging with FACBC PET-CT to Improve Post prostatectomy Radiotherapy
    DAVID MICHAEL SCHUSTER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..decision to offer radiotherapy and in the decision to guide the general radiation field (prostate bed versus pelvis), and (3) influencing the target volume and overlap of normal structures when planning and delivering radiotherapy...
  27. 3T Pelvic MRI Measures After Childbirth: Pre-Pregnancy and 6 Months Postpartum (R
    Holly E Richter; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..plan to correlate 3T MRI anal sphincter findings, levator soft tissue findings, and characteristics of the bony pelvis with postpartum pelvic floor symptoms in short-term follow-up...
  28. Biology and Function of the Bladder Umbrella Cell Paracellular Barrier
    MARCELO DANIEL CARATTINO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..provided by applicant): Umbrella cells line the inner surface of the urinary bladder, ureters, and renal pelvis, forming an impermeable barrier that separates the urinary space from the underlying muscle layer...
  29. Feasibility of Multipinhole SPECT for Prostate Imaging
    HOWARD CARL GIFFORD; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..an In-111-radiolabeled monoclonal antibody for detecting soft-tissue PCa metastases in the lymph nodes of the pelvis and abdomen...
  30. Electromechanical Modeling Approach in Assessing Female SUI
    Yingchun Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..support and urethral function assessment (UUFA) technique will be developed based on an advanced electromechanical pelvis modeling approach...
  31. Long Field Of View MRA Using Continuous Table Motion
    Stephen J Riederer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This will allow diagnostic quality imaging of the vasculature from the abdomen and pelvis to the feet to allow diagnosis and characterization of peripheral vascular disease...
  32. HLA-peptide repertoire in autoimmunity
    Nilabh Shastri; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It causes joint inflammation of the spine and pelvis, ultimatey leading to fusion of the spine...
  33. Improving Pelvic Cancer Patient Chemoradiotherapy Outcomes with FLT PET Imaging
    Sarah McGuire; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..data demonstrates the unique ability of FLT PET to identify regions of proliferating bone marrow within the pelvis and monitor response to chemoradiation therapy for two cervical cancer patients...
  34. Staging of upper tract urothelial cancer with optical coherence tomography
    Hui Zhu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for pathohistological staging cannot be acquired because of the limited manipulation space in the ureter and renal pelvis and the potential risk of perforating thin ureteral wall if deep biopsyis attempted...
  35. Neurorobotics, modularity and function in SCI and Normal Rats
    Simon F Giszter; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of this proposal is to utilize a neurobotics paradigm to assist trunk and limb controls by applying force at the pelvis during locomotion in normal and injured rats. We will also use more standard physiology...
  36. Noninvasive, non-ionizing localization and clearance of kidney stones
    Michael R Bailey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Small stone fragments in the renal pelvis have a good chance of passing naturally, but fragments located in the lower calyces are more likely to remain and ..
  37. Thorax Autosegmentation for Radiotherapy of Lung Cancer
    Richard L Holloway; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Based on our successes in the auto segmentation of male pelvis objects from CT for planning the treatment of prostate cancer, we plan to build a product for segmenting all of ..
  38. AGE, SENSATION AND FALLS--BIOMECHANICS AND PREVENTION
    Ge Wu; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..e. the head, trunk, pelvis, left and right arms, thighs, shanks and feet) will be quantitatively measured during balance recovery after an ..
  39. MR Image Guided Gynecologic Brachytherapy
    Akila Viswanathan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Patients with gynecologic cancers localized to the pelvis may be curatively treated with radiation...
  40. Reducing Low-back Disorders Using a New Sitting Design
    Mohsen Makhsous; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..risk factors for LBP include sustained static muscle load, and inappropriate curvature/position of the spine and pelvis. Sitting may cause backward rotation of the pelvis, reduction in lumbar lordosis, changes in muscle activities and ..
  41. Risk of Cancer with Incidental Findings Identified on Ultrasound Imaging
    Rebecca Smith Bindman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The aims of the proposed study are 1) to identify the indications that led to ultrasound imaging of the pelvis 2) to evaluate the prevalence of specific ultrasound morphological findings on these examinations and determine ..
  42. Mechanisms of anterior vaginal wall support failure
    John O L Delancey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The PVC includes the arcus tendineus fascia pelvis (ATFP), arcus tendineus levator ani (ATLA) and LAP...
  43. ABNORMAL TERMINAL COLON OF THE 1S/1S MUTANT MOUSE
    TAUBE ROTHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..of EDN3 with the endothelial receptor modulate the biosynthesis of laminin-I in the mesenchyme of fetal colon and pelvis? They have developed a method of immunoselection that allows them to separate and isolate crest-derived and non-..
  44. Regulaton of Urothelial Growth
    Tung Tien Sun; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The luminal surface of the entire lower urinary tract including renal pelvis, ureter, bladder and proximal urethra is lined by a cell type described in standard textbooks as the transitional epithelium or urothelium, which is ..
  45. Gender and Orthostatic Tolerance
    William Cooke; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..As an additional specific aim, the research is designed in large part to allow undergraduate students to receive an invaluable introduction to research. ..
  46. DO 3-D COMPUTER MODELS OF ANATOMY ENHANCE LEARNING?
    James Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The subject of these learning packages will be the female pelvis and perineum...
  47. VASODILATOR-ASSISTED HYPERTHERMIA OF DEEP SEATED TUMORS
    GILBERT NUSSBAUM; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..in hyperthermic temperature distributions produced in applications of hyperthermia to deep-seated tumors in the pelvis and abdomen...
  48. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF FRACTURES IN PERSONS OF AGE 45 AND OLDER
    Stephen Sidney; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The proposal describes a case-control study of fractures of the distal forearm, foot, proximal humerus, pelvis and shaft of the tibia and fibula among females and males of age 45 years and older in an ethnically diverse ..
  49. Deformable Image Registration and Reconstruction
    Martin J Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..contour-driven deformable registration methods for mapping high-dose brachytherapy (HDR) dose distributions in the pelvis to IMRT dose distributions, and for registering biological images to external beam planning images, including ..
  50. Analgesic Use and Kidney Cancer
    Eunyoung Cho; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The majority of kidney cancer is renal cell cancer (RCC), with the remainder of cases mostly renal pelvis cancer. The incidence of kidney cancer has been rising in the U.S. and worldwide...
  51. Clinical Prediction rule for Pelvic Fracture Hemorrage
    C Blackmore; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Fracture of the pelvis can lead to life-threatening hemorrhage that may not be clinically apparent in the immediate setting...
  52. Predicting Labor Outcomes in Women Attempting VBAC
    David Stamilio; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., FPI which combines ultrasound measures of the fetus with x-ray measurements of the maternal pelvis), has been tested in small studies in various groups of women at high-risk for cesarean (including those ..
  53. POPULATION BASED STUDY OF LOWER URINARY TRACT TUMORS
    Loraine Marrett; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..the etiologies of bladder tumor (BT) and other lower urinary tract tumors (LUTT), including tumors of the renal pelvis, ureter, and urethra...
  54. NEUROMUSCULAR INJURY AND RECOVERY AFTER VAGINAL DELIVERY
    Alison Weidner; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..pelvic and perineal muscle function, 3) studying the effects of epidural analgesia on striated muscle of maternal pelvis and perineum, and 4) comparing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies of the pelvic anatomy of these women and ..
  55. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Erectile Restoration
    JOSEPH BOGGS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The project will determine the feasibility of using an electrode lead placed in the pelvis near the peripheral nerve to achieve a sustained erection in the acute animal model...
  56. HYPERTHERMIA AND PERFUSION EFFECTS IN CANCER THERAPY
    Mark Dewhirst; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Project 1 will develop MR-based non-invasive thermometry in tumors of extremities, breast and pelvis/abdomen using fully integrated MR compatible RF heating devices...
  57. MINORITY PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
    James Brindle; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., lumbar vertebrae, and pelvis, etc.)
  58. A New Transgenic Approach for the Kidney
    Pumin Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..is formed, the next stage of development is for the loop of Henle and collecting duct to elongate into renal pelvis, forming the medulla. Little is known about this elongation phase of development in the kidney...
  59. Analysis for Nitrosamines, Changing Cigarette, Additive
    DIETRICH HOFFMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..smoking is causally associated with the risks for cancer of the lung, upper respiratory tract, pancreas, renal pelvis, and urinary bladder, and that it increases the risk for coronary artery disease, chronic obstructive lung disease ..
  60. System for Automatic Segmentation of Male Pelvis Structures from CT Images
    EDWARD CHANEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to develop and clinically evaluate a workstation for automatic segmentation of anatomical structures in the male pelvis from CT images for image- guided applications in radiation therapy using technology based on a particularly ..
  61. SPINE LOADING DURING WHOLE BODY FREE DYNAMIC LIFTING
    William Marras; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..requires that the subject be confined to a pelvic restraint system so that only motion of the spine above the pelvis is permitted. Motion of the pelvis will affect the length and velocity characteristics of the trunk muscles...
  62. Imacon 200 Ultra High-Speed Framing Camera System
    Lawrence Crum; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and McAteer will record cavitation behavior in vitro under conditions that simulate the environment of the renal pelvis and kidney blood vessels to assess mechanisms of collateral damage in lithotripsy. Dr...
  63. The Epidemiology and Genetics of Hip OA in Elderly Men
    Nancy Lane; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..1. a. To determine the prevalence of radiographic osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip by obtaining a radiograph of the pelvis at the last visit of Mr. OS. 1b. To determine risk factors for hip OA in an elderly cohort of men...