pelvic bones

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Top Publications

  1. ncbi Prevalence of pelvic fractures, associated injuries, and mortality: the United Kingdom perspective
    Peter V Giannoudis
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 63:875-83. 2007
  2. ncbi Survival trends and predictors of mortality in severe pelvic trauma: estimates from the German Pelvic Trauma Registry Initiative
    Tim Pohlemann
    Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Saarland University, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Injury 42:997-1002. 2011
  3. ncbi Parathyroid hormone 1-84 accelerates fracture-healing in pubic bones of elderly osteoporotic women
    Peter Peichl
    Department of Rheumatology, Evangelisches Krankenhaus, Hans Sachs Gasse 10 12, A 1180 Vienna, Austria
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1583-7. 2011
  4. ncbi Staged reconstruction of pelvic ring disruption: differences in morbidity, mortality, radiologic results, and functional outcomes between B1, B2/B3, and C-type lesions
    P M Rommens
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hospital of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 16:92-8. 2002
  5. ncbi Sacroiliac joint compression using an anterior pelvic compressor: a mechanical study in synthetic bone
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:435-41. 2007
  6. pmc What are predictors of mortality in patients with pelvic fractures?
    Joerg H Holstein
    Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2090-7. 2012
  7. ncbi Review of the pathophysiology and acute management of haemorrhage in pelvic fracture
    George S M Dyer
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedics Residency, Boston, MA, USA
    Injury 37:602-13. 2006
  8. ncbi The epidemiology of pelvic ring fractures: a population-based study
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Trauma, John Hunter Hospital and University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    J Trauma 63:1066-73; discussion 1072-3. 2007
  9. ncbi Effects of parity on pelvic size and shape dimorphism in Mus
    Heidi Schutz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 334 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    J Morphol 270:834-42. 2009
  10. 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

Research Grants

  1. Female Pelvic Floor Disorders and Sexual Functions
    Victoria Handa; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Volume-Outcomes in Incontinence Surgery
    Jennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older Men - Pittsburgh
    Jane Cauley; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. STUDY OF OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURES
    Jane Cauley; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older Men
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULA FOR PHYSICIANS/MED STUDENTS
    Thomas Lloyd; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. Microcomputed Tomography Device (Scanco UCT40)
    Mary Bouxsein; Fiscal Year: 2004
  8. Enteral vs. IV Feeding: Effect on Mucosal Immunity
    Kenneth A Kudsk; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. ASTHMA CLINICAL RESEARCH NETWORK
    Elliot Israel; Fiscal Year: 2002
  10. METABOLISM IN NORMAL AND OSTEOARTHRITIC CARTILAGE
    Henry Mankin; Fiscal Year: 2001

Detail Information

Publications220 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Prevalence of pelvic fractures, associated injuries, and mortality: the United Kingdom perspective
    Peter V Giannoudis
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 63:875-83. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi Survival trends and predictors of mortality in severe pelvic trauma: estimates from the German Pelvic Trauma Registry Initiative
    Tim Pohlemann
    Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Saarland University, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Injury 42:997-1002. 2011
    ..To determine longitudinal trends in mortality, and the contribution of specific injury characteristics and treatment modalities to the risk of a fatal outcome after severe and complex pelvic trauma...
  3. ncbi Parathyroid hormone 1-84 accelerates fracture-healing in pubic bones of elderly osteoporotic women
    Peter Peichl
    Department of Rheumatology, Evangelisches Krankenhaus, Hans Sachs Gasse 10 12, A 1180 Vienna, Austria
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1583-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present prospective, randomized, controlled study was to evaluate the effect of PTH 1-84 on the course of pelvic fracture-healing and functional outcome in postmenopausal women...
  4. ncbi Staged reconstruction of pelvic ring disruption: differences in morbidity, mortality, radiologic results, and functional outcomes between B1, B2/B3, and C-type lesions
    P M Rommens
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hospital of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 16:92-8. 2002
    ..To analyze injury pattern, surgical therapy, radiologic results, and functional outcome in unstable B-type and C-type pelvic ring fractures...
  5. ncbi Sacroiliac joint compression using an anterior pelvic compressor: a mechanical study in synthetic bone
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:435-41. 2007
    ..This would be useful for indirect reduction and stabilization of the posterior pelvis. The purpose of this study was to determine the forces achieved by this construct compared with other forms of fixation...
  6. pmc What are predictors of mortality in patients with pelvic fractures?
    Joerg H Holstein
    Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2090-7. 2012
    ..Our knowledge of factors influencing mortality of patients with pelvic ring injuries and the impact of associated injuries is currently based on limited information...
  7. ncbi Review of the pathophysiology and acute management of haemorrhage in pelvic fracture
    George S M Dyer
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedics Residency, Boston, MA, USA
    Injury 37:602-13. 2006
    ..The purpose of this review is to examine our current understanding of the pathophysiology and management of bleeding pelvic fractures...
  8. ncbi The epidemiology of pelvic ring fractures: a population-based study
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Trauma, John Hunter Hospital and University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    J Trauma 63:1066-73; discussion 1072-3. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to prospectively describe the comprehensive pelvic fracture occurrence in an inclusive trauma system...
  9. ncbi Effects of parity on pelvic size and shape dimorphism in Mus
    Heidi Schutz
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 334 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    J Morphol 270:834-42. 2009
    ..Pelvic shape differences between males and females were consistent with previous findings in other taxa which identify the pubo-ischial complex as the primary region of dimorphism...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi Risk of pelvic fractures in older women following pelvic irradiation
    Nancy N Baxter
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    JAMA 294:2587-93. 2005
    ..Pelvic fractures, including hip fractures, are a major source of morbidity and mortality in older women. Although therapeutic pelvic irradiation could increase the risk of such fractures, this effect has not been studied...
  12. ncbi Preperitoneal pelvic packing/external fixation with secondary angioembolization: optimal care for life-threatening hemorrhage from unstable pelvic fractures
    Clay Cothren Burlew
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:628-35; discussion 635-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that PPP/EF arrests hemorrhage rapidly, facilitates emergent operative procedures, and ensures efficient use of angioembolization (AE)...
  13. ncbi Pelvic bone complications following radiation therapy of gynecologic malignancies: clinical evaluation of radiation-induced pelvic insufficiency fractures
    Hitoshi Ikushima
    Department of Radiology, Tokushima University School of Medicine, 3 18 15 Kuramoto cho, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
    Gynecol Oncol 103:1100-4. 2006
    ..To investigate the incidence, clinical and imaging finding of insufficiency fractures (IF) of the female pelvis following radiation therapy...
  14. ncbi Vertically unstable pelvic fractures fixed with percutaneous iliosacral screws: does posterior injury pattern predict fixation failure?
    Damian R Griffin
    Nuffield Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
    J Orthop Trauma 17:399-405. 2003
    ....
  15. ncbi Finite element model development of a child pelvis with optimization-based material identification
    Jong Eun Kim
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Hoehn 330B, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Biomech 42:2191-5. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guidelines for hemorrhage in pelvic fracture--update and systematic review
    Daniel C Cullinane
    Departments of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Trauma 71:1850-68. 2011
    ..The Practice Guidelines Committee of EAST decided to replace the 2001 guidelines with an updated guideline and systematic review reflecting current practice...
  17. ncbi Changing patterns of pediatric pelvic fractures with skeletal maturation: implications for classification and management
    Jeff S Silber
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:22-6. 2002
    ..Management of fractures to the immature pelvis should focus on associated injuries. Once the triradiate cartilage has closed, adult pelvic fracture classifications and management principles should be used...
  18. ncbi Genitourinary injuries in pelvic fracture morbidity and mortality using the National Trauma Data Bank
    Marc A Bjurlin
    Section of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60657, USA
    J Trauma 67:1033-9. 2009
    ..We sought to compare morbidity, mortality, and health care resource utilization in patients with and without genitourinary injuries (GUI) associated with pelvic fractures...
  19. ncbi Long-term functional outcome after unstable pelvic ring fracture
    Takashi Suzuki
    Departments of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Japan
    J Trauma 63:884-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the long-term functional outcome of patients with unstable pelvic ring fractures and correlate it with various other factors...
  20. ncbi Pelvic fracture pattern predicts pelvic arterial haemorrhage
    J Hamill
    Trauma Services, Auckland Hospital, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Surg 70:338-43. 2000
    ..The association between pelvic fracture pattern and the need for pelvic arterial embolization remains controversial. To address this issue, a study of the experience at Auckland Hospital was undertaken...
  21. ncbi Finite element modelling of the pelvis: inclusion of muscular and ligamentous boundary conditions
    A T M Phillips
    Edinburgh Orthopaedic Engineering Centre, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Med Eng Phys 29:739-48. 2007
    ..The inclusion of muscular and ligamentous boundary conditions is found to lower the occurrence of stress concentrations within the cortex...
  22. ncbi Biomechanical comparison of posterior pelvic ring fixation
    Kent Yinger
    Santa Monica Group, Santa Monica, California, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 17:481-7. 2003
    ..To determine relative stiffness of various methods of posterior pelvic ring internal fixation...
  23. ncbi Repeat transcatheter arterial embolization for the management of pelvic arterial hemorrhage
    Jen Feng Fang
    Trauma and Critical Care Center, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Trauma 66:429-35. 2009
    ..However, there is a small group of patients who remain hemodynamically unstable after TAE, have no other identifiable source of bleeding, and who benefit from repeat TAE of the pelvis...
  24. ncbi Angioembolization provides benefits in patients with concomitant unstable pelvic fracture and unstable hemodynamics
    Chih Yuan Fu
    Trauma and Emergency Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 404, Taiwan, ROC
    Am J Emerg Med 30:207-13. 2012
    ..In the current study, we attempted to delineate the efficacy and outcome of angioembolization in unstable pelvic fracture patients with concomitant unstable hypotension status...
  25. ncbi External fixation of the pelvic ring: an experimental study on the role of pin diameter, pin position, and parasymphyseal fixator pins
    Kees Jan Ponsen
    Trauma Unit, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    Acta Orthop 78:648-53. 2007
    ..We explored methods to increase stability of external fixator constructs...
  26. ncbi Evolution of the hip and pelvis
    Tom Hogervorst
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop Suppl 80:1-39. 2009
    ..The combination of giving birth to big brained babies and walking upright has produced marked differences between the sexes in pelvis and hip morphology, each having their characteristic mode of hip impingement and osteoarthrosis...
  27. ncbi Treatment of unstable pelvic ring injuries with an internal anterior fixator and posterior fixation: initial clinical series
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:1-8. 2012
    ..To present a novel internal fixation device for stabilizing unstable pelvic fractures using supra-acetabular spinal pedicle screws and a subcutaneous connecting rod (INFIX)...
  28. ncbi Pelvic fracture and associated urologic injuries
    S Brandes
    Division of Urologic Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University, School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    World J Surg 25:1578-87. 2001
    ..Impotence after pelvic fracture is predominantly vascular in origin, not neurologic as once thought...
  29. ncbi Angioembolization and laparotomy for patients with concomitant pelvic arterial hemorrhage and blunt abdominal trauma
    Jen Feng Fang
    Trauma and Critical Care Center, Department of Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 5, Fu Hsing Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 396:243-50. 2011
    ..Treatment of patients with concomitant pelvic arterial hemorrhage and blunt abdominal trauma (BAT) is challenging. Controversies remain over the diagnostic approach and the priority of available treatment resources...
  30. ncbi Clinical outcomes of unstable pelvic fractures in skeletally immature patients
    Wade Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, MC 0188, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2423-31. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the factors that may influence the clinical and functional outcomes of such fractures...
  31. ncbi Vertical shear injuries: is there a relationship between residual displacement and functional outcome?
    J V Nepola
    University of Iowa College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Trauma 46:1024-9; discussion 1029-30. 1999
    ..Residual vertical displacement is often cited as being related to poor outcome in patients with pelvic injuries. This study attempts to clarify the relationship between residual vertical displacement and functional outcome...
  32. ncbi Evidence of limited motion of the prostate by carefully emptying the rectum as assessed by daily MVCT image guidance with helical tomotherapy
    Claudio Fiorino
    Medical Physics, S Raffaele Institute, Milano, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:611-7. 2008
    ..To assess setup and organ motion error by means of analysis of daily megavoltage computed tomography (MVCT) of patients treated with hypofractionated helical tomotherapy (71.4-74.2 Gy in 28 fractions)...
  33. ncbi Trans-sacral fixation for failed posterior fixation of the pelvic ring
    Paul E Beaule
    Division of Orthopaedics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 126:49-52. 2006
    ..e. fixation from iliac wing to the other traversing the body of S1) may be necessary. The purpose of our study was to describe our early experience and describe the surgical technique...
  34. pmc Clinical review: initial management of blunt pelvic trauma patients with haemodynamic instability
    Thomas Geeraerts
    département d anesthésie réanimation chirurgicale, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Bicetre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Univ Paris Sud, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Crit Care 11:204. 2007
    ..A decision making algorithm is proposed for the treatment of trauma patients with pelvic fracture that takes haemodynamic status and associated lesions into account...
  35. ncbi Fatigue stress injuries of the pelvic bones and proximal femur: evaluation with MR imaging
    Martti J Kiuru
    Department of Radiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur Radiol 13:605-11. 2003
    ..Sixty-nine of the 174 stress injuries (40%) concerned the pelvic bones: sacrum 28 (41%); inferior pubic ramus 34 (49%); superior pubic ramus 3 (4%); iliac bone 3 (4%); and acetabulum ..
  36. ncbi Osteosarcoma of the pelvis: experience of the Cooperative Osteosarcoma Study Group
    Toshifumi Ozaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Westfalische Wilhelms University, Munster, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 21:334-41. 2003
    ..To define patients and tumor characteristics as well as therapy results, patients with pelvic osteosarcoma who were registered in the Cooperative Osteosarcoma Study Group (COSS) were analyzed...
  37. ncbi Pelvic insufficiency fracture after pelvic radiotherapy for cervical cancer: analysis of risk factors
    Dongryul Oh
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1183-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the incidence, clinical characteristics, and risk factors of pelvic insufficiency fracture (PIF) after pelvic radiotherapy (RT) in cervical cancer...
  38. ncbi Free abdominal fluid on ultrasound in unstable pelvic ring fracture: is laparotomy always necessary?
    Steffen Ruchholtz
    Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital of Essen, Germany
    J Trauma 57:278-85; discussion 285-7. 2004
    ..In this study a clinical pathway for the therapy of potentially combined lesions was analyzed...
  39. ncbi Crush pelvic injury in the Sichuan earthquake evaluated by multidetector CT scanning
    Tian Wu Chen
    Department of Radiology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu Sichuan, China
    Emerg Med J 27:868-9. 2010
    ..CT scanning is sensitive and specific for the identification of pelvic fractures and injury to the pelvic wall soft tissue and the pelvic cavity. Crush pelvic trauma in an earthquake can be identified by multidetector CT scanning...
  40. ncbi Early embolization and vasopressor administration for management of life-threatening hemorrhage from pelvic fracture
    Pascal Fangio
    Service d Anesthésie Réanimation et Unité Propre de Recherche de l Enseignement Supérieur Equipe d Accueil, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    J Trauma 58:978-84; discussion 984. 2005
    ..In this retrospective study, we reviewed our protocol for management of hemodynamically unstable patients with pelvic injury...
  41. ncbi Pelvic bone complications after radiation therapy of uterine cervical cancer: evaluation with MRI
    Jong Won Kwon
    Department of Radiology and Center for Imaging Science, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:987-94. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence and distribution of radiation-induced insufficiency fractures and to investigate other bony complications of the female pelvis associated with radiation therapy using MR images...
  42. pmc The prehospital management of pelvic fractures
    Caroline Lee
    Academic Department of Traumatology, West Midlands, UK
    Emerg Med J 24:130-3. 2007
    ..Pelvic immobilisation should be used routinely if there is any suspicion of pelvic fracture based on the mechanism of injury, symptoms and clinical findings...
  43. ncbi Contemporary management of pelvic fractures
    Alan Durkin
    Department of Surgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, 33601, USA
    Am J Surg 192:211-23. 2006
    ..Choosing the optimum course of diagnosis and treatment for these patients can be challenging. The purpose of this review is to supply a contemporary view of the diagnosis and therapy of patients with this important group of injuries...
  44. ncbi The importance of fracture pattern in guiding therapeutic decision-making in patients with hemorrhagic shock and pelvic ring disruptions
    Brian J Eastridge
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75390, USA
    J Trauma 53:446-50; discussion 450-1. 2002
    ....
  45. ncbi Closed reduction and iliosacral percutaneous fixation of unstable pelvic ring fractures
    Daniel Schweitzer
    Orthopedic Surgery Department, Hospital del Trabajador Santiago, Ramon Carnicer 201, Providencia, Santiago, Chile
    Injury 39:869-74. 2008
    ..To report clinical results of patients treated with closed reduction and percutaneous iliosacral screw fixation for unstable pelvic ring fractures...
  46. ncbi A case of pelvic bone hydatidosis--diagnosis and treatment
    Vladimir P Stavrev
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, University Hospital St George, Medical University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
    Folia Med (Plovdiv) 48:60-3. 2006
    ..Echinococcosis is a frequent helminthiasis in Bulgaria. Hydatid cysts commonly affect the liver and the lung. Echinococcosis rarely involves bones (0.5 to 2.5%) and vertebral column is affected in 50% of the cases...
  47. ncbi Table-skeletal fixation as an adjunct to pelvic ring reduction
    Joel M Matta
    Hip and Pelvis Institute, St John s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:647-56. 2007
    ..The surgical technique and 1 case each of an acute fracture and pelvic nonunion/malunion are presented...
  48. ncbi Pelvic crush fractures in survivors of the Sichuan earthquake evaluated by digital radiography and multidetector computed tomography
    Tian Wu Chen
    Department of Radiology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, 37 Guo Xue Xiang, Chengdu, Sichuan, 610041, China
    Skeletal Radiol 39:1117-22. 2010
    ..To investigate the profile of pelvic crush fractures in earthquake victims on digital radiography (DR) and multidetector computed tomography (MDCT)...
  49. ncbi Mortality in patients with pelvic fractures: results from the German pelvic injury register
    Oliver Hauschild
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany
    J Trauma 64:449-55. 2008
    ..Aim of this multicenter register study was to identify similarities and differences between pediatric and adult pelvic trauma and evaluate the influence of changes in medical treatment by comparison of two treatment periods...
  50. ncbi Pelvic fracture pattern does not always predict the need for urgent embolization
    Eric L Sarin
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma 58:973-7. 2005
    ..Previous clinical reviews have associated fracture geometry with arterial hemorrhage, specifically implicating those injuries with evidence of major ligamentous disruption (MLD)...
  51. ncbi Tumors of the pelvis: complications after reconstruction
    A Hillmann
    Department of Orthopedics, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 33, 48149 Munster, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 123:340-4. 2003
    ..Results of the authors' experience with 110 primary pelvic tumor resections and methods to achieve low complication rates for pelvic reconstruction are reported...
  52. ncbi Pelvic reconstruction techniques
    Ronald Hugate
    Colorado Limb Consultants, Denver, 80218, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 37:85-97. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the functional consequences of the various pelvic resections and discuss the options available for reconstruction...
  53. ncbi Pseudomonas aeruginosa sacroiliitis and osteomyelitis of pelvic bones after radical prostatectomy
    Sero Andonian
    Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Urology 60:698. 2002
    ..Imaging studies and biopsy indicated right sacroiliitis and persistent pseudomonas osteomyelitis of the pelvic bones. He refused surgical debridement and was successfully treated with the same antibiotics for 8 more weeks...
  54. pmc Ischial spine projection into the pelvis : a new sign for acetabular retroversion
    Fabian Kalberer
    Department of Orthopedics, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:677-83. 2008
    ..The affected inferior hemipelvis is retroverted entirely. Retroversion is not caused by a hypoplastic posterior wall or a prominence of the anterior wall only and this finding may influence management of acetabular disorders...
  55. ncbi A prospective study on the safety and efficacy of angiographic embolization for pelvic and visceral injuries
    George C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, and the Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Trauma 53:303-8; discussion 308. 2002
    ..Angiographic embolization (AE) is used with increasing frequency as an alternative to surgery for control of intraperitoneal and retroperitoneal bleeding. There are no prospective studies on its efficacy, safety, and indications...
  56. pmc Magnetic resonance assessment of pelvic anatomy and pelvic floor disorders after childbirth
    Victoria L Handa
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:133-9. 2009
    ..Dimensions of the bony pelvis do not differ substantially between primiparous women with and without postpartum urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence and prolapse...
  57. ncbi Outcome of operatively treated type-C injuries of the pelvic ring
    Jan Lindahl
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Orthop 76:667-78. 2005
    ..Internal fixation has become the preferred treatment for type-C pelvic ring injuries, but controversies persist regarding surgical approach and surgical technique...
  58. ncbi Interobserver reliability of the young-burgess and tile classification systems for fractures of the pelvic ring
    Henry Koo
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and daggerMartin Orthopaedic Biomechanics Lab, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 22:379-84. 2008
    ..The reliability of several radiographic findings was also tested...
  59. ncbi Reduction of displaced pelvic ring disruptions using a pelvic reduction frame
    Kelly A Lefaivre
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8870, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 23:299-308. 2009
    ..This lessens the usual assistance, training, and hardware placement difficulties associated with the surgical treatment of these injuries. The basic surgical technique and 2 cases of acute fracture treatment are presented...
  60. ncbi Reconstruction of the pelvic ring with vascularized double-strut fibular flap following internal hemipelvectomy
    David W Chang
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1993-2000. 2008
    ..The authors present an innovative method for pelvic ring reconstruction using a vascularized double-strut fibular bone flap that provides a stable pelvis and recovery of normal or near-normal gait...
  61. ncbi Minimally invasive transiliac plate osteosynthesis for type C injuries of the pelvic ring: a clinical and radiological follow-up
    Dietmar Krappinger
    Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Orthop Trauma 21:595-602. 2007
    ..To evaluate radiological and functional outcome in patients treated with minimally invasive transiliac plate osteosynthesis for unstable pelvic injuries...
  62. ncbi [Endoprosthesis in the operative treatment of bone tumours of the pelvis]
    P U Tunn
    Klinik fur Chirurgie und Chirurgische Onkologie, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Charite Campus Buch, Helios Klinikum Berlin Buch
    Z Orthop Unfall 145:753-9. 2007
    ..Limb salvage procedures in cases of bone tumours of the pelvis are established. In this retrospective study the clinical results after implantation of megaprostheses of the pelvis are reported...
  63. ncbi Pelvic reconstruction using saddle prosthesis following limb salvage operation for periacetabular tumour
    Y Kitagawa
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Melbourne, Department of Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 14:155-62. 2006
    ..To assess the clinical results of pelvic reconstruction using a saddle prosthesis following limb salvage operation for periacetabular tumour...
  64. ncbi The role of angiography in the management of haemorrhage from major fractures of the pelvis
    R E Cook
    Edinburgh Orthopaedic Trauma Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 84:178-82. 2002
    ..Embolisation of pelvic arterial bleeding is a worthwhile procedure in patients with hypotension which is unresponsive to these interventions...
  65. pmc A genomewide scan for quantitative trait loci underlying areal bone size variation in 451 Caucasian families
    H Shen
    J Med Genet 43:873-80. 2006
    ..Bone size is an important determinant of bone strength and is under strong genetic control...
  66. ncbi Outcome after pelvic sarcoma resection reconstructed with saddle prosthesis
    Fawzi Aljassir
    McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 438:36-41. 2005
    ..However, the functional results seem to confer an advantage when compared with the considerable disability incurred after hemipelvectomy...
  67. ncbi Is routine portable pelvic X-ray in stable multiple trauma patients always justified in a high technology era?
    Boris Kessel
    Trauma Unit, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Affiliated to Rappoport Medical School, Technion, Haifa, Hadera, Israel
    Injury 38:559-63. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the impact of PXR in stable blunt multiple trauma patients, who required CT scan for full evaluation of the abdomen and pelvis...
  68. ncbi Stabilization of pelvic ring disruptions with a circumferential sheet
    Tamara Simpson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Trauma 52:158-61. 2002
  69. ncbi Pelvic compartment syndrome caused by retroperitoneal hematoma of pelvic fracture
    Feng qi Zhang
    Orthopaedic Center for Traumatic Emergency Treatment, Third Hospital, Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang 050051, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 118:877-8. 2005
  70. ncbi High incidence of ischemic necrosis of the gluteal muscle after transcatheter angiographic embolization for severe pelvic fracture
    Kensuke Yasumura
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Koshigaya Hospital, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Koshigaya, Saitama, Japan
    J Trauma 58:985-90. 2005
    ..After transcatheter angiographic embolization (TAE), massive gluteal muscle necrosis was found in patients during open reduction and internal fixation for pelvic fracture...
  71. ncbi Hemorrhage in pelvic fracture: who needs angiography?
    Axel Gansslen
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Curr Opin Crit Care 9:515-23. 2003
    ..This is especially true for critically injured patients in extremis...
  72. ncbi Circumferential pelvic antishock sheeting: a temporary resuscitation aid
    M L Chip Routt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:45-8. 2002
    ..Circumferential pelvic sheeting provides patient comfort and noninvasive, rapid, and temporary pelvic ring stability. A bed sheet is readily available, inexpensive, easily applied around the pelvis, and disposable...
  73. ncbi Control of severe hemorrhage using C-clamp and pelvic packing in multiply injured patients with pelvic ring disruption
    W Ertel
    Division of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 15:468-74. 2001
    ..Pelvic packing in addition to pelvic ring fixation with a C-clamp allows for effective control of severe hemorrhage in multiply injured patients with pelvic ring disruption...
  74. pmc Pelvic limb-salvage surgery for malignant tumors
    R Pant
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery MBC 77, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int Orthop 24:311-5. 2001
    ..No patients were lost to follow-up. Nine patients died from their disease after an average of 23 months (range 2 to 72 months). The 4 survivors (3 free of disease) have an average follow-up of 84 months (range 60 to 120 months)...
  75. ncbi Symptomatic osteoradionecrosis of pelvic bones in patients with gynecological malignancies-result of a long-term follow-up
    D Feltl
    Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology, 3rd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University Prague, University Hospital Kralovske Vinohrady, Prague, Czech Republic
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:478-83. 2006
    ..Patients with osteoporosis are probably at the highest risk for developing osteoradionecrotic fractures after pelvic radiotherapy. More studies are needed to find out other endogenous predictive factors...
  76. ncbi Percutaneous placement of iliosacral screws for unstable pelvic ring injuries: comparison between one and two C-arm fluoroscopic techniques
    Kuo Ti Peng
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Chia Yi, and the The Biostatistics Center and Department of Public Health, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
    J Trauma 60:602-8. 2006
    ..This study compares the efficacy and safety of percutaneous placement of iliosacral screws between one and two C-arm fluoroscope groups...
  77. ncbi Early detection of arterial bleeding in acute pelvic trauma
    D J Stephen
    University of Toronto, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 47:638-42. 1999
    ..To determine the accuracy of intravenous contrast-enhanced computerized tomography (CECT) in the detection of potentially life-threatening retroperitoneal hemorrhage in patients sustaining pelvic fractures, acetabular fractures or both...
  78. ncbi Retroperitoneal packing as a resuscitation technique for hemodynamically unstable patients with pelvic fractures: report of two representative cases and a description of technique
    Wade R Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma 59:1510-4. 2005
  79. ncbi Pelvic angiography for recurrent traumatic pelvic arterial hemorrhage
    David Gourlay
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Trauma 59:1168-73; discussion 1173-4. 2005
    ..However, a small subset of patients, require repeat pelvic angiogram to evaluate and treat recurrent hemorrhage. This study seeks to define this population and determine clinical predictors of recurrent hemorrhage...
  80. ncbi Limb/pelvis hypoplasia/aplasia with skull defect (Schinzel phocomelia): distinctive features and prenatal detection
    R S Olney
    Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Med Genet 103:295-301. 2001
    ..by limb/pelvis hypoplasia/aplasia: specifically, intercalary limb deficiencies and absent or hypoplastic pelvic bones. The phenotype is similar to that described in a related multiple malformation syndrome known as Al-Awadi/Raas-..
  81. ncbi Estimation of pelvic tilt on anteroposterior X-rays--a comparison of six parameters
    M Tannast
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Skeletal Radiol 35:149-55. 2006
    ..To compare six different parameters described in literature for estimation of pelvic tilt on an anteroposterior pelvic radiograph and to create a simple nomogram for tilt correction of prosthetic cup version in total hip arthroplasty...
  82. ncbi Emergent stabilization of pelvic ring injuries by controlled circumferential compression: a clinical trial
    James C Krieg
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Legacy Health System, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    J Trauma 59:659-64. 2005
    ..In a prospective clinical trial, we documented how this device can provide effective reduction of open-book type pelvic injuries without causing overcompression of lateral compression type injuries...
  83. ncbi Mortality after successful transcatheter arterial embolization in patients with unstable pelvic fractures: rate of blood transfusion as a predictive factor
    Y C Wong
    Department of Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Trauma 49:71-5. 2000
    ..To determine the factors predictive of mortality in patients with unstable pelvic fractures after successful transcatheter arterial embolization...
  84. ncbi Periacetabular limb salvage for malignant bone tumours
    A Asavamongkolkul
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 13:273-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate treatment outcomes in primary malignant periacetabular bone tumour removal and limb salvage with or without bone-graft reconstruction...
  85. ncbi Institutional practice guidelines on management of pelvic fracture-related hemodynamic instability: do they make a difference?
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Trauma, Liverpool Health Service, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Trauma 58:778-82. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the adherence to the new PG and compare the outcomes before and after their implementation...
  86. ncbi Complications following operative treatment of primary malignant bone tumours in the pelvis
    F Zeifang
    Orthopaedic University Hospital of Heidelberg, Schlierbacher Landstr 200A, 69118 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:893-9. 2004
    ..To report the complication rates of limb-salvage reconstruction in the pelvis. Detailed analyses about the type, treatment and outcome of post-operative complications, various reconstruction options are presented...
  87. ncbi Improvement of external fixator performance in type C pelvic ring injuries by plating of the pubic symphysis: an experimental study on 12 external fixators
    K J Ponson
    Department of Traumatology, Academisch Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 53:907-12; discussion 912-3. 2002
    ..The aim of this study is to optimize external pelvic ring fixation without dorsal ring stabilization to allow weightbearing in early mobilization of patients with unstable pelvic ring injuries...
  88. ncbi Emergent management of pelvic ring fractures with use of circumferential compression
    Michael Bottlang
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Legacy Health System, Legacy Clinical Research and Technology Center, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:43-7. 2002
  89. ncbi External fixation or arteriogram in bleeding pelvic fracture: initial therapy guided by markers of arterial hemorrhage
    Preston R Miller
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Trauma 54:437-43. 2003
    ..Our aim was to evaluate markers of arterial bleeding in patients with BPF, thus identifying patients requiring early ANGIO regardless of fracture pattern...
  90. ncbi Hip transposition as a universal surgical procedure for periacetabular tumors of the pelvis
    Carsten Gebert
    Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    J Surg Oncol 99:169-72. 2009
    ..The following article gives an overview of the technique and the indications of different types of hip transposition, which were developed from the first procedure, described and published by Winkelmann in 1988...
  91. ncbi Preperitoneal pelvic packing in the child with an unstable pelvis: a novel approach
    C Clay Cothren
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:e17-9. 2006
    ..Combined external pelvic fixation and preperitoneal pelvic packing may represent a revolutionary management strategy for mechanically unstable pelvis fractures in critically injured patients...
  92. ncbi Functional outcomes and quality of life after tumor-related hemipelvectomy
    Lisa A Beck
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Phys Ther 88:916-27. 2008
    ..Hemipelvectomy is a life-changing treatment for pelvic malignancies. This study compared functional outcomes and quality of life of patients following internal or external hemipelvectomies...
  93. ncbi Hemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures: recent care and new guidelines
    Martin J Heetveld
    Trauma Unit, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 28:904-9. 2004
    ..There is an opportunity to markedly improve the rates of initial assessment of the abdomen, pelvic stabilization, and early angiography...
  94. ncbi Guidelines for the management of haemodynamically unstable pelvic fracture patients
    Martin J Heetveld
    Department of Trauma, Liverpool Health Service, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:520-9. 2004
    ..Haemodynamically unstable pelvic fracture patients have a high mortality, and decision-making is crucial. The present article discusses key clinical practice guidelines and options in the early management of these challenging patients...
  95. ncbi Epidemiology and outcome of complex pelvic injury
    Hagen Schmal
    University of Freiburg Medical Center, Department of Trauma Surgery, Hugstetter Strasse 55, D 79106 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
    Acta Orthop Belg 71:41-7. 2005
    ..The only predictive factor for outcome was the amount of blood transfused, suggesting that fast elimination of the bleeding source decides about patient survival...
  96. ncbi Pelvic reconstruction with a structural pelvic allograft after resection of a malignant bone tumor
    Christian Delloye
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires St Luc, 10, Avenue Hippocrate, B1200 Brussels, Belgium
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:579-87. 2007
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to assess the functional outcome and complication rate following treatment with a bone allograft to reconstruct the pelvis...
  97. ncbi Stabilization of the posterior pelvic ring with a slide-insertion plate
    Bahman Dolati
    Universitätsklinik für Unfallchirurgie und Sporttraumatologie, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 19:16-31. 2007
    ..Minimally invasive stabilization of the posterior pelvic ring in type C injuries...
  98. ncbi Computed tomographic cystography in bladder trauma: pictorial essay
    Niall Power
    Division of Body Imaging, Department of Medical Imaging, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    Can Assoc Radiol J 55:304-8. 2004
  99. ncbi Inaccuracy in selection of massive bone allograft using template comparison method
    Laurent Paul
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 53 avenue Mounier, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Cell Tissue Bank 9:83-90. 2008
    ..This study demonstrates that current selection method is inaccurate for hemipelvic allograft selection. New methods should be developed and tested to assist tissue banks in bone allograft selection...
  100. ncbi Functional outcome of open reduction and internal fixation for completely unstable pelvic ring fractures (type C): a report of 40 cases
    Sevki Kabak
    Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department, Medical Faculty, Erciyes University, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    J Orthop Trauma 17:555-62. 2003
    ..To evaluate functional outcomes, morbidity and mortality rates, and psychological and psychosomatic status in patients treated for completely unstable pelvic injuries (Tile class C)...
  101. ncbi Percutaneous fixation of the pelvic ring: an update
    P V Giannoudis
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:145-54. 2007
    ..This paper presents an overview of the technical aspects of percutaneous surgery of the pelvis and acetabulum...

Research Grants26

  1. Female Pelvic Floor Disorders and Sexual Functions
    Victoria Handa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This powerful combination will provide the candidate with the necessary skills and experience to become a successful, independently funded investigator. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Volume-Outcomes in Incontinence Surgery
    Jennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The primary outcome will be re-operation rates, repeat sling procedures (for failures), and other postoperative complications, stratified by high and low volume surgeons and hospitals. ..
  3. Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older Men - Pittsburgh
    Jane Cauley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also supplement the bank of MrOS specimens to allow for testing of future hypotheses concerning the role of sleep in the development of age-related diseases and conditions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. STUDY OF OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURES
    Jane Cauley; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  5. Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older Men
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also supplement the bank of MrOS specimens to allow for testing of future hypotheses concerning the role of sleep in the development of age-related diseases and conditions. ..
  6. CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULA FOR PHYSICIANS/MED STUDENTS
    Thomas Lloyd; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A major goal of The Penn State Program is to prepare physicians to conduct clinical research and to become successful in applying for external funding. ..
  7. Microcomputed Tomography Device (Scanco UCT40)
    Mary Bouxsein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Enteral vs. IV Feeding: Effect on Mucosal Immunity
    Kenneth A Kudsk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  9. ASTHMA CLINICAL RESEARCH NETWORK
    Elliot Israel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Other studies will be considered if new information becomes available suggesting the need for additional trials. ..
  10. METABOLISM IN NORMAL AND OSTEOARTHRITIC CARTILAGE
    Henry Mankin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It is further speculated that the study of serine proteinases produced by OA cartilage may have strong implications for the management of this debilitating disease. ..
  11. PEDIATRIC BRAIN TUMOR RESEARCH CENTER
    Susan Blaney; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It offers leadership in the development of new agents, in new uses of sophisticated radiotherapy, and in the application of new approaches to brain tumor therapy. ..
  12. REGULATION OF PTH ACTIVITY IN BONE BY BETA-ARRESTIN
    Mary Bouxsein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Information gained from the proposed studies will be instrumental for developing new PTH1R ligands with improved signaling and biologic activity profiles for treatment of osteoporosis and other metabolic bone disorders. ..
  13. Race Differences in Female UI: Epidemiology and Biology
    John DeLancey; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Knowledge of these factors can then provide the basis for risk factor identification and the development of preventive strategies appropriate to different racial groups. ..
  14. CVD Predictors of Cognitive Function Trajectory over 20 Years
    Elizabeth L Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This information is important given the aging of the population, the fact that CVD risk factors are modifiable, and because the maintenance of cognitive function is an essential component of healthy aging. ..
  15. BONY EFFECTS OF TRANSIENT NONSKELETAL ILLNESS
    Robert Heaney; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  16. Salsalate: A Diabetes Treatment for Carbonyl, Oxidative & Nitrosative Stress
    JOSHUA ISRAEL BARZILAY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If effective, this treatment could reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes that frequently occur in people with diabetes. ..
  17. Clinical Decision Rule to Identify Children with Intra-Abdominal Injuries
    James Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable]..
  18. Bone-Sparing by Ca Salts With & Without Extra Phosphorus
    Robert Heaney; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..1 Description, ..
  19. ADAM: Androgen Deprivation vs. Antiandrogen Monotherapy
    Matthew Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In addition, this project will provide important insights into the relative contributions of testosterone and estrogen in bone metabolism, and maintenance of muscle size and strength in older men. ..
  20. Estradiol, Cytokines & Bone Turnover--Effects on Fracture
    Jane Cauley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Improved understanding of the biological mechanisms for these associations could lead to the development and testing of preventive intervention. ..
  21. COUNTER REGULATORY LIPID SIGNALS IN SEVERE ASTHMA
    Elliot Israel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Such information may ultimately lead to new therapeutic strategies. ..
  22. Informative Clinical Studies in Asthma
    Elliot Israel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This latter analysis may permit us to individualize therapy and therefore maximize benefit, decrease toxicity, and decrease cost. ..
  23. GENDER DIFFERENCES IN OSTEOPOROSIS
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  24. Endogenous/Exogenous Sex Hormones & CHD Risk Factors
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These observations may aid in deciding whether individual women should use HRT and, if so, which regimen would provide the most benefit with the least risk. ..
  25. Feasibility Study of Soccer Injuries
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings from this research will be used to for the development of a large, prospective cohort study to evaluate potentially modifiable risk factors for injury among female youth soccer players. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Molecular Mechanisms of Ectopic Bone Formation
    STEVEN LIETMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..