united states public health service
Summary: A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
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- Frequently asked questions about the public health service policy on humane care and use of laboratory animalsAxel Wolff
Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Lab Anim (NY) 32:33-6. 2003..The authors answer eight questions commonly asked of the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare concerning Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care of Use of Laboratory Animals...
- Awareness and implementation of the 2000 United States public health service tobacco dependence treatment guideline in a public hospital systemSarah Moody-Thomas
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, School of Public Health and Stanley S Scott Cancer Center, and LSU Tobacco Control Initiative, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122, USA
Popul Health Manag 14:79-85. 2011The 2000 United States Public Health Service (USPHS) clinical practice guideline, "Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence," recommends systems interventions to integrate the treatment of tobacco into routine health care...
- Smoking cessation from office to bedside. An evidence-based, practical approachJohn C Grable
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
Postgrad Med 114:45-8, 51-4. 2003..Application of these practical points is an acquired skill that takes time. Incorporating these suggestions into daily practice ensures that your smoking patients have the best opportunity to quit and the highest level of care...
- A guide to the new ARENA/OLAW IACUC guidebookMarky Pitts
Animal Subjects Program, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, University Center 202, La Jolla, CA 92093, or email
Lab Anim (NY) 31:40-2. 2002..The second edition of the IACUC Guidebook was unveiled in March 2002. The author describes the revision process and highlights some important additions to the new edition...
- Matching protocols to grant proposalsHarry Klemfuss
Animal Subjects Program, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0071, USA
Lab Anim (NY) 31:36-9. 2002..The author attempts to clarify expectations and recommends approaches to accomplish the task...
- Correct conduct of full-committee and designated-member protocol reviewsAxel Wolff
Division of Assurances, Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, National Institutes of Health, RKL 1, 6705 Rockledge Dr, Suite 360, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Lab Anim (NY) 31:28-31. 2002..The author attempts to lessen the confusion surrounding this issue by describing these methods, along with examples of faulty hybrids and convenient strategies to bring unacceptable methods into compliance...
- Experience of a U.S. public health officer: 1950s NepalGeorge Moore
University of Virginia Medical School and the Medical College of Virginia, White Stone, USA
Public Health Rep 120:463-6. 2005
- OLAW clarifies PHS policy regarding use of carbon dioxide for euthanasia of small laboratory animalsMoshe Shalev
Lab Anim (NY) 31:17-8. 2002
- Public health service dentist examines an Alaska native child, 1951Elizabeth Fee
History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
Am J Public Health 92:1420. 2002
- Assessment of public health workforce bioterrorism and emergency preparedness readiness among tribes in Washington State: a collaborative approach among the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board, and Dave Pearson
Group Health Community Foundation, 1730 Minor Avenue, Ste 1500, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract . 2005....
- Report to the National Institutes of Health Division of Research Grants Computer Research Study Section on computer applications in medical communication and information retrieval systems as related to the improvement of patient care and the medical recorG Octo Barnett
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:127-35; discussion 136-7. 2006
- The poverty of public health in a dominant powerNancy Milio
J Epidemiol Community Health 60:2-3. 2006
- The public man confronts a McCarthy era witch-huntCatherine G Roraback
Yale J Biol Med 75:29-32. 2002
- Summary of the AABB Interorganizational Task Force on Bacterial Contamination of Platelets: Fall 2004 impact surveyMarianne A Silva
UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
Transfusion 46:636-41. 2006..This article summarizes a survey conducted by the Task Force to assess the impact of bacterial detection...
- The legacy of Tuskegee and trust in medical care: is Tuskegee responsible for race differences in mistrust of medical care?Dwayne T Brandon
Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 97:951-6. 2005..To examine race differences in knowledge of the Tuskegee study and the relationship between knowledge of the Tuskegee study and medical system mistrust...
- Eugenics, medical education, and the Public Health Service: Another perspective on the Tuskegee syphilis experimentPaul A Lombardo
Program in Law and Medicine, University of Virginia Center for Biomedical Ethics, Box 800758, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
Bull Hist Med 80:291-316. 2006..Along with other senior officers in the PHS, they were publicly aligned with the eugenics movement. Tuskegee provided a vehicle for testing a eugenic hypothesis: that racial groups were differentially susceptible to infectious diseases...
- Preventing lung cancer by stopping smokingRichard D Hurt
Nicotine Dependence Center, Division of Community Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Clin Chest Med 23:27-36, vii. 2002..The use of these medications can be tailored to meet the patients needs and combinations of these medications can be used when appropriate. More intensive treatment, such as residential treatment, may be needed for more addicted smokers...
- Evolution in actionMary Lou James
Lab Anim (NY) 31:9. 2002
- Effects of untreated syphilis in the negro male, 1932 to 1972: a closure comes to the Tuskegee study, 2004Shamim M Baker
Urology 65:1259-62. 2005
- Public health's response to a changed world: September 11, biological terrorism, and the development of an environmental health tracking networkSusan West Marmagas
Environmental and Health Program, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Washington, DC 20009, USA
Am J Public Health 93:1226-30. 2003....
- Promoting the public's oral health: the Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Public Health Service, and the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned CorpsDushanka V Kleinman
US PHS, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, DHHS, NIH, Building 31, Room 2C 39, Bethesda, MD 20892 2290, USA
J Am Coll Dent 70:16-21. 2003The story of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), its United States Public Health Service (US PHS), and the US PHS Commissioned Corps is comprised of people and programs aimed at protecting and promoting the nation's ..
- From Baltimore to Bell Labs: reflections on two decades of debate about scientific misconductDavid B Resnik
2S 17 Brody Building, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
Account Res 10:123-35. 2003..Misconduct does not include honest errors, differences of opinion, or ethically questionable research practices...
- Out of the ashes: the life, death, and rebirth of the "safer" cigarette in the United StatesAmy Fairchild
Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Public Health 94:192-204. 2004..The issue before us is stark: will a commitment to limiting the toll exacted by smoking preclude the tolerance of a product that while not safe may possibly be safer?..
- Lung cancer, chronic disease epidemiology, and medicine, 1948-1964Colin Talley
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, USA
J Hist Med Allied Sci 59:329-74. 2004..This reexamination of the scientific controversy over smoking in the 1950s and early 1960s provides an important context for understanding the subsequent public relations battles between the tobacco industry and public health after 1964...
- Health disparities affecting African AmericanPamela H Payne Foster
J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:vii-viii. 2004
- [History of Hansen's disease control policy in the United States]Hajime Sato
Department of Public Health, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
Nihon Hansenbyo Gakkai Zasshi 74:23-41. 2005..It was in 1985 when the Act was abolished. Provision of long-term care for new patients at the Center was terminated finally in 1997...
- The public health infrastructure and our nation's healthEdward L Baker
The North Carolina Institute for Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27599 8165, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 26:303-18. 2005..We conclude that a newly strengthened public health infrastructure must be sustained in the future through a balancing of the values inherent in the federal system...
- A medical militia at the FDACarol Rados
FDA Consum 39:12-7. 2005
- The National Response Plan: Health and Human Services the lead for Emergency Support Function #8Mary Pat Couig
United States Public Health Service, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
Disaster Manag Response 3:34-40. 2005..The United States Public Health Service (PHS) Commissioned Corps is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States, and PHS ..
- Reflections on a career in public health: evolving foodborne pathogens, environmental health, and food safety programsFrank L Bryan
J Environ Health 65:14-24. 2002..The first decade of the 21st century will be faced with continuing dilemmas posed by emerging diseases and will need to provide solutions through the balancing of science, education, and politics...
- Health care system and insurer support for smoking cessation guideline implementationTamara T Stone
Department of Health Management and Informatics, University of Missouri Columbia, USA
J Health Care Finance 29:78-86. 2002..Thus, the fundamental issue that requires national attention is that successful guideline implementation is highly dependent on administrative supports from health care organizations and insurers...
- Medical care for interned enemy aliens: a role for the US Public Health Service in World War IILouis Fiset
University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, USA
Am J Public Health 93:1644-54. 2003..Chronic shortages and crowded camps continuously challenged USPHS administrators. Nevertheless, the USPHS offered universal access to care and provided treatment often exceeding care received by many American citizens...
- The public health enterprise: examining our twenty-first-century policy challengesHugh Tilson
School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:900-10. 2006..Policy advocates must ask, however, why, if the way and the means are so clear, the public health system is still in disarray...
- The Lexington narcotic farmThomas R Kosten
Department of Psychiatry, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Am J Psychiatry 159:22. 2002
- Interventions to facilitate smoking cessationKolawole S Okuyemi
University of Minnesota Medical School, Center for Clinical Research, Minneapolis 55455, USA
Am Fam Physician 74:262-71. 2006..These agents have similar long-term success rates...
- Parasites and progress: ethical decision-making and the Santee-Cooper Malaria study, 1944-1949Leo Slater
Department of History, Duke University, Durham, NC 27713, USA
Perspect Biol Med 51:103-20. 2008..This analysis of their choices has relevance to broader questions in public health ethics...
- What does the US Surgeon General mean to the health of the nation?Rebecca Voelker
JAMA 300:1869-72. 2008
- Insurance coverage of smoking cessation treatment for state employeesMarguerite E Burns
Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1930 Monroe St, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
Am J Public Health 94:1338-40. 2004....
- Mobilizing mobile medical units for hurricane relief: the United States Public Health Service and Broward County Health Department response to hurricane Wilma, Broward County, FloridaMelanie M Taylor
United States Public Health Services Commissioned Corps, Rockville, Maryland, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 13:447-52. 2007..To describe the outcomes of a collaborative response of federal, state, county, and local agencies in conducting syndromic surveillance and delivering medical care to persons affected by the storm through the use of mobile medical units...
- The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment: biotechnology and the administrative stateB Roy
Department of Psychiatry, Albany Medical College, NY 12208
J Natl Med Assoc 87:56-67. 1995..Published protocols exploited the Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment to invent and commercialize biotechnology for the applied science of syphilis serology...
- Mechanical ventilation in mass casualty scenarios. Augmenting staff: project XTREMEMichael E Hanley
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
Respir Care 53:176-88; discussion 189. 2008..It includes an interactive digital video disc as well as a competency validation laboratory and is designed to be performed at the time of an emergency. Pilot testing of the program suggests it is effective...
- Abe and Yak: the interactions of Abraham M. Lilienfeld and Jacob Yerushalmy in the development of modern epidemiology (1945-1973)David Eugene Lilienfeld
Department of Health Policy and Research, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
Epidemiology 18:507-14; discussion 515-6. 2007..The impact of their association and its implications for modern epidemiologists are considered...
- The U.S. Public Health Service and smoking in the 1950s: the tale of two more statementsJon M Harkness
J Hist Med Allied Sci 62:171-212. 2007During the 1950s, the United States Public Health Service prepared two statements on the link between smoking and lung cancer that have not been recognized by other historians...
- Financial conflicts of interest in biomedical human subject researchNathan Goldstein
Boston University School of Law, USA
J Biolaw Bus 9:26-37. 2006..Part IV will critique the leading proposals for reform. The Conclusion will synthesize the best features of the various proposals for reform and suggest improvements left unaddressed by these proposals...
- The US Public Health Service "treating tobacco use and dependence clinical practice guidelines" as a legal standard of careRandy M Torrijos
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1390, USA
Tob Control 15:447-51. 2006..There are four items that need to be considered in negligence torts: legal duty, a breach of that duty, causal relationship between breach and injury, and damages...
- A historical challenge: nurses and emergenciesKristine Gebbie
Online J Issues Nurs 11:2. 2006..This article reviews the beginning of emergency nursing as a specialty, and the 21st century expectations about nursing during catastrophic events. Included are brief discussions of various nursing roles related to emergency care...
- Current CDC efforts to prevent and control human immunodeficiency virus infection and AIDS in the United States through information and educationJ O Mason
Centers for Disease Control (CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333
Public Health Rep 103:255-60. 1988..By providing educational support for behavior changes that decrease HIV transmission, we can contribute to AIDS prevention in the 1990s...
- Which mechanical and physical testing methods are relevant for predicting the clinical performance of ceramic-based dental prostheses?K J Anusavice
College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Clin Oral Implants Res 18:218-31. 2007....
- The status of community water fluoridation in the United StatesM W Easley
Department of Comprehensive Dentistry, University of Detroit, School of Dentistry
Public Health Rep 105:348-53. 1990....
- Therapeutic drug monitoring in the treatment of tuberculosisCharles A Peloquin
Department of Medicine, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
Drugs 62:2169-83. 2002..In isolation, it is of limited value. However, combined with clinical and bacteriological data, it can be a decisive tool, allowing the clinician to successfully treat even the most complicated TB patients...
- The affirmation of the scientist-practitioner. A look back at BoulderD B Baker
University of Akron, OH 44325 4302, USA
Am Psychol 55:241-7. 2000..Still, new national conferences on professional training in psychology occur with some regularity as participants seek to resolve many of the same concerns debated by those at Boulder. The grand experiment goes on...
- Nutrition and health--an individual responsibilityJ M Dodds
Nutrition Surveillance Program, New York State Department of Health, Albany
Public Health Rep 102:29-33. 1987..The final solution rests within the individual and her active involvement in seeking health care and carrying out recommendations for her nutrition and health...
- Ethnicity, location, age, and fluoridation factors in baby bottle tooth decay and caries prevalence of Head Start childrenG P Barnes
Department of Community Health and Preventive Dentistry, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX 75246
Public Health Rep 107:167-73. 1992..BBTD and caries prevalence increased with age. Studies are needed to identify predisposing factors among the ethnic groups and residence status in order for more effective preventive regimens to be developed, implemented,and evaluated...
- Measuring social inequalities in health in the United States: a historical review, 1900-1950N Krieger
Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Int J Health Serv 26:391-418. 1996..Efforts like these were cut short by the onset of World War II and their legacy erased by the Cold War. Recovering this rich history can help inform current debates about collecting and evaluating data on social inequalities in health...
- Cancers of the breast, uterus, ovary and cervix among Alaska Native women, 1974-2003Gretchen Ehrsam Day
Office of Alaska Native Health Research, Division of Community Health Services, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
Int J Circumpolar Health 69:72-86. 2010..This study compares incidence rates between AN and U.S. white women (USW) for cancers of the breast, uterus, ovary and cervix, and examines effects of time period and birth cohort as determinants of incidence trends among AN women...
- [Intestinal parasitic infections and leishmaniasis in patients with HIV infection]A Moreno-Camacho
Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona
Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 16:52-60. 1998..This fact may be related to the severe immunodeficiency state and/or to the toxicity of the drugs used. The main priority for the future is to find a first line treatment with higher efficacy, decrease in relapses and a lower toxicity...
- Gametocytemia and fever in human malaria infectionsF Ellis McKenzie
Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
J Parasitol 93:627-33. 2007..falciparum and P. vivax infections. Fevers and detected gametocytemia coincided more often than expected by chance with P. vivax and P. ovale; fever temperature and gametocyte density were not correlated in infections with any species...
- US health journal editors' opinions and policies on research in race, ethnicity, and healthT Bennett
Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 90:401-8. 1998..Editors' potential for helping resolve problems in race/ethnicity research is not being realized. Greater participation would be beneficial to public health research and practice...
- 2001 anthrax crisis in Washington, D.C.: clinic for persons exposed to contaminated mailAndrew S T Haffer
PHS 1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team, U S Public Health Service USPHS, Division of Drug Marketing, Advertising, and Communications, Food and Drug Administration FDA, Rockville, MD, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 59:1189-92. 2002..A multidisciplinary team established and operated a clinic to treat persons who may have been exposed to anthrax through contaminated mail...
- Survival of ceramic computer-aided design/manufacturing crowns bonded to preparations with reduced macroretention geometryAndreas Bindl
Clinic of the Division of Aesthetic and Computer Restorations, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Int J Prosthodont 18:219-24. 2005....
- Resin-modified glass ionomer cement and self-cured resin composite luted ceramic inlays. A 5-year clinical evaluationJan W V van Dijken
Department of Odontology, Dental School Umeå, Umea University, Umea 901 87, Sweden
Dent Mater 19:670-4. 2003..This study evaluated IPS Empress ceramic inlays luted with two chemical-cured luting agents, a resin-modified glass ionomer cement (Fuji Plus (F)) and a resin composite (RC) (Panavia 21 (P))...
- Clinical and radiographic evaluation of adhesive pulp capping in primary molars following hemostasis with 1.25% sodium hypochlorite: 2-year resultsTahsin Demir
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
Am J Dent 20:182-8. 2007..To evaluate, prospectively, the clinical and radiological response of primary molars, pulp-capped with calcium hydroxide and different adhesive systems after hemorrhage control with 1.25% sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl)...
- AIDS: overview and VA updateH D Cohn
Department of Medicine and Surgery, VA Central Office, Washington, D.C. 20420
Yale J Biol Med 60:515-25. 1987..In addition to the primary goal of providing timely, compassionate care to these patients, the VA also has a commitment to the dissemination of information to our patients, their families, and our employees...
- Three-year clinical performance of cast gold vs ceramic partial crownsM Federlin
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dental School, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93042 Regensburg, Germany
Clin Oral Investig 11:345-52. 2007..For the 3-year recall period, overall failure was 0% for CGPC and 6.9% for PCC. At 3 years, PCC meet American Dental Association Acceptance Guidelines criteria for tooth-colored restorative materials for posterior teeth...
- Cost effectiveness of human immunodeficiency virus postexposure prophylaxis for healthcare workersD C Scheid
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, USA
Pharmacoeconomics 18:355-68. 2000The United States Public Health Service (USPHS) published recommendations for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) of healthcare workers in May 1998...
- Clinical reversal of root caries using ozone: 6-month resultsAylin Baysan
Department of Adult Oral Health, The Institute of Dentistry, Barts and The London Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Turner Street, London, UK
Am J Dent 20:203-8. 2007..To assess the safety and efficacy of ozone either with or without a root sealant, for the management of leathery root caries...
- Clinical evaluation of ceramic inlays compared to composite restorationsRalf Thomas Lange
Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, School of Oral Medicine, University of Cologne, Germany
Oper Dent 34:263-72. 2009..However, with regard to survival probability, there was no significant difference...
- Fracture frequency and longevity of fractured resin composite, polyacid-modified resin composite, and resin-modified glass ionomer cement class IV restorations: an up to 14 years of follow-upJan W V van Dijken
Department of Odontology, Dental School, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Clin Oral Investig 14:217-22. 2010..An improved longevity was observed for class IV restorations compared to those presented in earlier studies. RC restorations showed the lowest failure frequency and the highest longevity...
- Two-year clinical performance of cast gold vs ceramic partial crownsMarianne Federlin
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology Dental School, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93042 Regensburg, Germany
Clin Oral Investig 10:126-33. 2006..The restorations were clinically rated using modified United States Public Health Service (USPHS) criteria at baseline and 1 and 2 years after placement...
- Novel ceria-stabilized tetragonal zirconia/alumina nanocomposite as framework material for posterior fixed dental prostheses: preliminary results of a prospective case series at 1 year of functionAlexander Philipp
Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Science, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Quintessence Int 41:313-9. 2010..To examine the clinical performance of veneered ceria-stabilized tetragonal zirconia/alumina-nanocomposite (Ce-TZP/A-nanocomposite) frameworks for three-unit fixed dental prostheses (FDPs)...
- One-year clinical performance of self-etch adhesives in posterior restorationsJorge Perdigao
Division of Operative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Sciences, University of Minnesota, 8 450 Moos Tower, 515 SE Delaware St, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Am J Dent 20:125-33. 2007..To evaluate the 1-year clinical performance of three self-etching adhesives (Adper Prompt L-Pop, Clearfil S3 Bond, iBond) in posterior composite restorations using one etch&rinse adhesive (One-Step Plus) as control...
- Randomized controlled clinical trial of zirconia-ceramic and metal-ceramic posterior fixed dental prostheses: a 3-year follow-upIrena Sailer
Clinic for Fised and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Science, Center for Dental and Oral Medicina, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Int J Prosthodont 22:553-60. 2009..The aim of this study was to test whether posterior fixed dental prostheses (FDPs) with zirconia frameworks exhibit similar survival rates and technical and biologic outcomes as those with metal frameworks...
- Mentoring and research misconduct: an analysis of research mentoring in closed ORI casesDavid E Wright
CARRS, Michigan State University, 135 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Sci Eng Ethics 14:323-36. 2008..This becomes a critical issue for large research groups who need to determine who is in charge educating, supervising and assuring data integrity...
- Facilitating adherence to the tobacco use treatment guideline with computer-mediated decision support systems: physician and clinic office manager perspectivesTheodore W Marcy
Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
Prev Med 41:479-87. 2005..We then assessed attitudes towards a computer-mediated clinical decision support system (CDSS) to gauge whether this type of intervention could support performance of the guideline...
- [The neurologist profile in Valencian community]R Martin
Secretaria de la Sociedad Valenciana de Neurologia, Valencia
Rev Neurol 23:1100-5. 1995..77.1% agree with the existence of a credit system for continuous assessment in the specialty, most (57.1% considering such a scheme should be optional and performed by the regional scientific societies (40%)...
- Clinical success of deproteinization in hypocalcified amelogenesis imperfectaIşil S Sönmez
University of Kirikkale, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Kirikkale, Turkey
Quintessence Int 40:113-8. 2009..To determine the effect of deproteinization on the success of composite crowns in hypocalcified amelogenesis imperfecta-affected permanent teeth in intraoral conditions...
- Clinical evaluation of direct cuspal coverage with posterior composite resin restorationsSimone Deliperi
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
J Esthet Restor Dent 18:256-65; discussion 266-7. 2006..Composite resins have esthetic properties; they join the ability to preserve and reinforce sound tooth structure. Conservation is becoming popular for both small to medium defects and more compromised teeth...
- A service-learning elective in Native American culture, health and professional practiceVictoria F Roche
Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
Am J Pharm Educ 71:129. 2007..To evaluate the success of an elective course in Native American culture, health, and service-learning in fostering interest in experiences and careers with the USPHS Indian Health Service (IHS), and in shaping reflective practitioners...
- Seven-year clinical follow-up study of Probond ceramic crownsMehmet Ali Gungor
Department of Prosthodontics, Ege University School of Dentistry, Izmir, Turkey
Quintessence Int 38:e456-63. 2007..The Probond metal-ceramic system was proposed as an alternative to conventional metal-ceramic restorations. This study examined the 7-year survival and clinical performance of Probond metal-ceramic crowns...
- Clinical performance of indirect composite resin inlays/onlays in a dental school: observations up to 34 monthsJ Leirskar
Department of Cariology, Dental Faculty, University of Oslo, Norway
Acta Odontol Scand 57:216-20. 1999..The major reason for the "B" ratings was imperfect gingival marginal adaptation due to a small surplus of bonding material and/or luting cement...
- Retrospective clinical investigation and survival analysis on ceramic inlays and partial ceramic crowns: results up to 7 yearsA Felden
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dental School, University of Regensburg, Germany
Clin Oral Investig 2:161-7. 1998..Our findings show that ceramic inlays can be regarded as an acceptable alternative to cast gold restorations within the methodological limitations of the present study. For PCC further experience with more recent ceramics is warranted...
- Infectious threats from exotic pets: dermatological implicationsTed Rosen
Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, 2815 Plumb, Houston, 7X 77005, USA
Dermatol Clin 21:229-36. 2003....
- Study of the dental health of children in remission from acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in Northern IrelandP Fleming
School of Dental Science, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Ireland
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 21:309-12. 1993..There were no significant differences between study and control groups for D or F values. The mean number of sealed teeth per patient was significantly higher in the study than in the control group...
- Durability of extensive Class II open-sandwich restorations with a resin-modified glass ionomer cement after 6 yearsIngrid E Andersson-Wenckert
Department of Odontology Pedodontics, Umea University, 901 87 Umea, Sweden
Am J Dent 17:43-50. 2004..To evaluate the durability of a modified open-sandwich restoration utilizing a resin-modified glass ionomer cement (RMGIC) in large cavities...
- Three-year clinical evaluation of two ceramic crown systems: a preliminary studyMaged K Etman
Division of Prosthodontics, College of Dentistry, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
J Prosthet Dent 103:80-90. 2010..The clinical performance and failure mechanisms of recently introduced ceramic crown systems used to restore posterior teeth have not been adequately examined...
- Clinical assessment of high-strength all-ceramic crownsD R Haselton
University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
J Prosthet Dent 83:396-401. 2000..All-ceramic crowns are being used extensively. Little data are available on their clinical performance...
- A 10-year prospective evaluation of CAD/CAM-manufactured (Cerec) ceramic inlays cemented with a chemically cured or dual-cured resin compositeGöran Sjögren
Department of Odontology, Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, Umea University, Sweden
Int J Prosthodont 17:241-6. 2004..The present follow-up study was carried out to evaluate the performance of Class II Cerec inlays after 10 years of clinical service...
- A clinical evaluation of ceramic inlays bonded with different luting agentsD Gemalmaz
Department of Prosthodontics, Marmara University School of Dentistry, Istanbul, Turkey
J Adhes Dent 3:273-83. 2001..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical performance of a fired ceramic inlay system bonded with three different luting agents...
- Operator vs. material influence on clinical outcome of bonded ceramic inlaysRoland Frankenberger
Dental Clinic 1 Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University Medical Center Erlangen, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Gluckstrasse 11, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Dent Mater 25:960-8. 2009..The aim of the present study was to clinically evaluate the suitability of Definite Multibond and Definite ormocer resin composite for luting of Cergogold glass ceramic inlays in a two-center trial involving two dentists...
- Direct resin composite inlays/onlays: an 11 year follow-upJ W van Dijken
Department of Odontology, Dental School Umeå, Umea University, 901 87, Umea, Sweden
J Dent 28:299-306. 2000..The aim of this study was to present an 11-year assessment of direct resin composite inlays/onlays...
- Two-year clinical evaluation of self-etching adhesives in posterior restorationsJorge Perdigao
University of Minnesota, Division of Operative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Sciences, 8 450 Moos Tower, 515 SE Delaware St, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Adhes Dent 11:149-59. 2009..To evaluate the 2-year clinical performance of three self-etching adhesives and one etch-and-rinse adhesive (control) in posterior composite restorations...
- A 12-month clinical evaluation of composite resins in class III restorationsAlessandro Dourado Loguercio
Department of Dental Materials and Operative Dentistry, University of Oeste de Santa Catarina, Campus Joaçaba SC, Brazil
J Adhes Dent 9:57-64. 2007..This paired-tooth randomized controlled prospective clinical study compared the clinical performance of three composite resins in Class III cavities after 12 months...
- An up to 5-year clinical evaluation of posterior in-ceram CAD/CAM core crownsAndreas Bindl
Clinic of the Division of Aesthetics and Computer Restorations, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Int J Prosthodont 15:451-6. 2002..This study evaluated the clinical performance of posterior CAD/CAM-generated In-Ceram Alumina and In-Ceram Spinell core crowns...
- Clinical and quantitative marginal analysis of feldspathic ceramic inlays at 4 yearsK H Friedl
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University Clinics, Regensburg, Germany
Clin Oral Investig 1:163-8. 1997..Quantitative margin analysis should be included in clinical long-term trials to detect early marginal deficiencies at the luting interfaces...
- Clinical Performance of Viscous Glass Ionomer Cement in Posterior Cavities over Two YearsRoland Frankenberger
Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, Medical Center for Dentistry, University Medical Center Giessen and Marburg, Georg Voigt Street 3, 35039 Marburg, Germany
Int J Dent 2009:781462. 2009..05, Mann-Whitney-U test). The evaluated margin lengths were not statistically different (P > .05, Friedman 2-way ANOVA)...
- Direct resin composite restorations versus indirect composite inlays: one-year resultsJuliano Sartori Mendonça
Health Science Center at the University of Fortaleza in Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
J Contemp Dent Pract 11:025-32. 2010..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical performance of direct resin composite restorations (Tetric Ceram-TC) and indirect composite inlays (Targis-TG) after 12 months...
- Richard Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS--Surgeon General. Interview by Eileen LukesRichard Carmona
AAOHN J 54:99-100. 2006
- Animal welfare and scientific misconduct: reviewing, investigating, and reporting violations and concernsMoshe Shalev
Lab Anim (NY) 31:17-8. 2002
- Computer-aided direct ceramic restorations: a 10-year prospective clinical study of Cerec CAD/CAM inlays and onlaysTobias Otto
Int J Prosthodont 15:122-8. 2002..The objective of this follow-up study was to examine the performance of Cerec inlays and onlays in terms of clinical quality over a functional period of 10 years...
- Selecting a mode of practice: Public Health Service and community health centersMichael A Candreva
Indian Health Service, DHHS
Optometry 77:629-33. 2006
- A retrospective clinical study of cervical restorations: longevity and failure-prognostic variablesC Namgung
Department of Dentistry, Seoul National University School of Dentistry, Seoul, Korea
Oper Dent 38:376-85. 2013..of the two restorative materials in function was compared using the ratings of the modified United States Public Health Service (USPHS) criteria. A total of 479 cervical restorations were included in the study...
- IMPROVING ANIMAL RESOURCES FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCHSylvia Kondo; Fiscal Year: 2009..4/98) Page ** Number pages consecutively at the bottom throughout the application. Do not use suffixes such as 3a. 3b. ..
- Determinants of Participation in an Anal Cancer Prevention TrialJoel Palefsky; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Cross-Border Dynamics of MDR/XDR-TB Epidemiology by HIV Status in Tijuana, MexicoRichard Garfein; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Evaluation of a Novel Anti-Caries Approach to Modulate Virulence of S. mutansHyun Koo; Fiscal Year: 2012..Our approach uses natural compounds, is highly effective without suppressing the resident oral flora (non-microbiocidal) and may decrease exposure to fluoride. ..
- Developing a Decision Support System to Promote Tobacco Counseling by DentistsDavid A Albert; Fiscal Year: 2012..tobacco using patients;uses a sound scientific approach that is based on previous research;and brings together an experienced team of investigators in an environment that is uniquely suited to the successful completion of the project ..
- Molecular Methods to Improve Cervical Cancer Screening in HIV+ WomenHoward D Strickler; Fiscal Year: 2013..If as predicted the accuracy of cervical cancer screening is improved through the use of one or more of these promising molecular assays it could change clinical practice in HIV(+) women. ..
- Clinical Trial Unit for HIV Prevention and Microbicide ResearchKenneth H Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2011..administrative component: ..
- Clinical Trial Unit for HIV Prevention and Microbicide ResearchKenneth H Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2013..administrative component: ..
- A Test of Two Clinical Methods to Prompt a Quit Attempt Among Tobacco SmokersJohn R Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2013..A study showing that reduction without the aid of NRT increases later quitting would be the first direct test to indicate reduction per se aids later quitting. ..
- Web Tool to Disseminate Empirically-based Interventions to SchoolsMELISSA DEROSIER; Fiscal Year: 2009..e., schools. Increasing the likelihood that EBIs will be adopted, used as intended, and sustained in everyday practice in schools, in turn, increases the likelihood that youth will benefit from evidence-based practices. ..
- PREDICTION OF NIPTS, HEARING IMPAIRMENT AND HANDICAPKARL KRYTER; Fiscal Year: 1991....
- Web-based smoking cessation medication compliance systemCHRISTIAN CARTTER; Fiscal Year: 2006..The proposed project could have significant public health impact by increasing the number of smokers who use NRT when quitting, and by improving quit rates through improved adherence with recommended NRT guidelines. ..
- FLOW CYTOMETER WITH CELL SORTING CAPABILITYRAM TEWARI; Fiscal Year: 1992..The acquisition of a state-of-the-art flow cytometry system will substantially enhance our research capabilities and also enable us to remain on the fore front of immunological and cellular investigations...
- Community-Based Sites for Evaluation of New TB VaccinesLEW M D BARKER; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Clinical Testing of a CDSS for Tobacco Use TreatmentTHEODORE MARCY; Fiscal Year: 2009..The evidence-based United States Public Health Service Guideline on the treatment of tobacco use and dependence (USPHS Guideline) recommends that ..
- 2009 Professional Public Health Conference titled:Leading a Strong Public HealthGERARD FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2013..Services Across Federal, State, County, City Jurisdictions Run/Walk Coast Guard meeting Building a Public Health Workforce in the Developing World 30- and 60-minuted tracked sessions in four topic areas Closing Keynote ..
- Mujeres en Accion: Walking in Hispanic WomenColleen Keller; Fiscal Year: 2009..intervention program, "Mujeres en Accion: Walking in Hispanic Women," grounded in prior research with ethnically diverse women, to promote the initiation and maintenance of regular PA, and reduce cardiovascular risk among Hispanic women ..
- SERVICE DELIVERY PROGRAM FOR ALCOHOL DEPENDENCEPaul Gold; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- CHILDREN'S CANCER STUDY GROUP AAudrey Evans; Fiscal Year: 1980..Through the use of the Intergroup Study mechanism, collaboration with other Cooperative Cancer Study Groups will achieve statistically valid study of the less frequently occurring malignancies...
- Mayo Nicotine Dependence Education ProgramLowell Dale; Fiscal Year: 2005..All of the programs will be carefully evaluated for efficacy and quality improvement. ..
- BUPROPION AND BEHAVIORAL TREATMENT FOR YOUNGER SMOKERSRichard Hurt; Fiscal Year: 2002..Primary assessments will be point prevalence smoking abstinence rates at end of treatment (week 12) and at 52 weeks. ..
- Tobacco Industry Documents on ETS-The Next FrontRichard Hurt; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Efficacy of Methylphenidate for treating tobacco dependenceRichard Hurt; Fiscal Year: 2007..If the results from this preliminary study support the performance of a larger clinical trial, then a future grant application will be submitted through the R01 research project grant mechanism. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cost-Effectiveness of Prostate Cancer Screen/TreatmentDavid Meltzer; Fiscal Year: 2003..3. To assess how the cost-effectiveness of prostate cancer screening and treatment will be affected by the appropriate inclusion of future medical and non-medical costs in cost- effectiveness analysis. ..
- Florida Model for Oral Cancer Control, Phase IScott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Medicaid Managed Care & Access to Alcohol TreatmentBentson McFarland; Fiscal Year: 2004..The investigators will explore application of hierarchical models and latent variable growth curves to the national data sets. The results will be of considerable interest to state Medicaid and alcohol drug abuse program directors. ..
- Evaluating Nicotine Lozenges for Treatment of Smokeless Tobacco AddictionJon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2009..No drug therapies have been shown to be effective for helping smokeless tobacco users quit for good. The purpose of this study is to test drugs that can be used to help smokeless tobacco users quit for good. ..
- The Enigma of Placebo Adherence and Health OutcomesAndrew Avins; Fiscal Year: 2009..The results of this investigation will shed important light on powerful biomedical and non-biomedical determinants of health outcomes that, at present, are insufficiently documented and poorly understood. ..
- Improving Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care.Dewey Scheid; Fiscal Year: 2004..By applying best practices research methods and taking into account the barriers that each provider faces in their unique practice setting, we hope to find new ways to improve colorectal cancer screening. ..
- CONTROLLED-RELEASE SEALANT TO PREVENT SECONDARY CARIESKenneth Anusavice; Fiscal Year: 2004..mutans, site specific levels of S. mutans at the margins of amalgam and composite restorations, and the width of marginal crevices adjacent to amalgam and composite restorations). ..
- A community-level RCT of expedited partner treatment for gonorrhea and chlamydiaMatthew R Golden; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- MODELING ALZHEIMER DISEASE COSTS AND TRANSITIONSChristopher M Callahan; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our research seeks to describe the costs and outcomes of care across the full continuum of health care for older adults with dementia. This descriptive data will help inform new treatment models. ..
- A MULTI-CENTER TRIAL OF ACADEMIC HOSPITALISTSDavid Meltzer; Fiscal Year: 2003..Specific Aim number 3- To assess the effects of hospitalists on housestaff and medical student education and satisfaction. This will be accomplished by surveys administered to medical students and housestaff. ..
- POLICY TO SUPPORT TOBACCO TREATMENT IN HEALTH CAREJudith Ockene; Fiscal Year: 2003..Recommendations will be made about what standards should be included in a funding policy in order to assure successful implementation of a tobacco treatment program and services in different types of settings. ..
- Soy Isoflavones for Menopausal Vasomotor SymptomsJudith Ockene; Fiscal Year: 2006..These data will provide essential information for optimal study design, methods of data collection, and total daily dose and dosing frequency for a larger, more definitive randomized controlled trial. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Improving Varenicline Adherence and Outcome in Homeless SmokersKolawole S Okuyemi; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- BIOPTERIN, CATECHOLAMINES, & NO IN REGULATING APOPTOSISRobert Levine; Fiscal Year: 2002..These studies may will reveal novel apoptotic regulatory mechanisms and provide new avenues for therapeutic approaches to promote neuronal survival and prevent debilitating neurological diseases, such as Parkinson's disease. ..
- ENHANCING AGING RESEARCH POTENTIAL AT INDIANA UNIVERSITYChristopher Callahan; Fiscal Year: 2002..He envisions the aging research program IU as developing into one which help to understand how to translate basic discoveries into changes in primary care providers practice patterns and older adults health behaviors. ..
- OPTICAL ASSESSMENT OF DERMAL EXPOSURE AND ABSORPTIONRichard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Effects of Hospitalists in Medicare DataDavid Meltzer; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effectiveness of TEACH ResearchDavid Meltzer; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Reducing Oral Cancer Disparities in FloridaScott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2008..Effectiveness of the interventions will be measured through population-based surveys and utilization of the hotline and clinics. ..
- SAW PALMETTO EXTRACT IN BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIAAndrew Avins; Fiscal Year: 2003..Numerous laboratory parameters will measured at intervals throughout the trial and symptomatic side effects will be assessed. ..
- Brief Dental Office Intervention with Tobacco QuitlineJon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2005..with the support they need to provide tobacco use interventions, and telephone counseling is a United States Public Health Service (USPHS) recommended format for delivering behavioral interventions...
- Physician Adherence to Tobacco Use Treatment GuidelinesTHEODORE MARCY; Fiscal Year: 2005..The candidate's work will be under the sponsorship of Dr. Brian Flynn of the Office of Health Promotion Research at the University of Vermont. ..
- Surveillance: The Ethics of Public Health ReportingRonald Bayer; Fiscal Year: 2004..The project will inform discussion of the ethics of public health surveillance and contribute to the development of public policy sensitive to privacy and confidentiality as well as the demands of research and public health. ..
- Usability Testing of a CDSS for Tobacco Use TreatmentTHEODORE MARCY; Fiscal Year: 2005The evidence-based United States Public Health Service Guideline on the treatment of tobacco use and dependence (USPHS Guideline) recommends that physicians identify their patients' smoking status, advise those that smoke to quit, assist ..
- Addressing Light Smoking in African AmericansKolawole Okuyemi; Fiscal Year: 2006..The research may provide crucial information to advance our understanding of smoking and set the stage for further research in this understudied population of AA cigarette smokers. ..
- Lifestyles Physical Activity and Function in RAKevin Fontaine; Fiscal Year: 2006..Fontaine the skills and experience he needs to develop into an independent patient-oriented clinical researcher. ..
- Standardized Patients as Drug Abuse Treatment ClientsBentson McFarland; Fiscal Year: 2004..The proposed study will examine the feasibility and utility of SPs in this environment. ..
- A PROGRAM OF COLLABORATIVE CARE FOR ALZHEIMER DISEASEChristopher Callahan; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- 19th Annual Health Economics ConferenceDavid Meltzer; Fiscal Year: 2008..The 19th annual Health Economics conference hopes to build upon the rich tradition established by the preceding Annual Health Economics Conferences. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Pharmacotherapy for opioid and cocaine dependenceBruce Rounsaville; Fiscal Year: 2005..4. To examine depression as a predictor of response. 5. To examine three month follow-up status after completing the treatment trial for continuation in treatment, abstinence from illicit drugs, and depressive symptoms. ..
- 2008 WESTERN ARGICULTURAL CONFERENCERichard Fenske; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Ambulatory Patient Safety of Clients in Treatment for Substance AbuseBentson McFarland; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed planning project will set the stage for interventions as well as methodology to determine whether they are successful. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effects of Menthol on Bupropion PharmacokineticsKolawole Okuyemi; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts: PTSD and CVD in IndiansSpero Manson; Fiscal Year: 2008..Strategies for preventing PTSD, initiation of early treatment, and the identification of factors that mediate its potentially cardio-toxic effects could reduce morbidity and mortality from CVD. ..
- Medicaid cutbacks and clients with severe mental illnessBentson McFarland; Fiscal Year: 2007..Analyses will take into account varying "times at risk" for subjects who may be hospitalized or arrested. The results will be of keen interest to decision-makers who determine Medicaid policies. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- High Dose Nicotine Patch Therapy for Spit Tobacco UsersJon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2004..Our goal is to reduce the prevalence of ST use and decrease the incidence of oropharyngeal cancer through the development of effective treatment options for ST users. ..
- DRUG COURTS AND MEDICAID MANAGED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CAREBentson McFarland; Fiscal Year: 2003..Process measures will include the modality and extent of drug abuse treatment services (as well as information gleaned from chart review). The results will be important for justice system and Medicaid policy makers. ..