Genomes and Genes
Summary: The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
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- The new world disorderNicolas Checa
Harv Bus Rev 81:70-9, 140. 2003..With careful analysis, business leaders can increase their companies' visibility and better respond to the uncertainties of the new world disorder...
- The minimum information about a proteomics experiment (MIAPE)Chris F Taylor
The HUPO Proteomics Standards Initiative, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire CB10 1SD, UK
Nat Biotechnol 25:887-93. 2007....
- E-health in low- and middle-income countries: findings from the Center for Health Market InnovationsTrevor Lewis
Results for Development Institute, Washington, DC 20005, USA
Bull World Health Organ 90:332-40. 2012....
- Prevalence of symptoms of asthma, rhinitis and eczema in 13- to 14-year-old children in Africa: the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase IIIN Ait-Khaled
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris, France
Allergy 62:247-58. 2007....
- The nuts and bolts of PROSPERO: an international prospective register of systematic reviewsAlison Booth
Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, Alcuin B Block, Heslington, York, UK, YO10 5DD
Syst Rev 1:2. 2012..The objectives were to reduce unplanned duplication of reviews and provide transparency in the review process, with the aim of minimizing reporting bias...
- Establishing a minimum dataset for prospective registration of systematic reviews: an international consultationAlison Booth
Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 6:e27319. 2011..We therefore undertook a consultation process with experts in the field to identify a minimum dataset for registration...
- Clinical predictors for fatal pulmonary embolism in 15,520 patients with venous thromboembolism: findings from the Registro Informatizado de la Enfermedad TromboEmbolica venosa (RIETE) RegistrySilvy Laporte
Clinical Pharmacology Department, Thrombosis Research Group, EA 3065, University Hospital of Saint Etienne Bellevue, 42055 Saint Etienne Cedex 02, France
Circulation 117:1711-6. 2008..Clinical predictors for fatal pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients with venous thromboembolism have never been studied...
- Quantification of global gross forest cover lossMatthew C Hansen
Geographic Information Science Center of Excellence, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:8650-5. 2010..To fully characterize global forest change dynamics, remote sensing efforts must extend beyond estimating GFCL to identify proximate causes of forest cover loss and to estimate recovery rates from GFCL...
- Resuscitation fluid use in critically ill adults: an international cross-sectional study in 391 intensive care unitsSimon Finfer
Critical Care and Trauma Division, The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
Crit Care 14:R185. 2010..Recent evidence suggests that choice of fluid used for resuscitation may influence mortality in critically ill patients...
- The scientific impact of nationsDavid A King
Office of Science and Technology, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1H 0ET, UK
Nature 430:311-6. 2004
- Global reach of direct-to-consumer advertising using social media for illicit online drug salesTim Ken Mackey
Institute of Health Law Studies, California Western School of Law, San Diego, CA, USA
J Med Internet Res 15:e105. 2013..Illicit or rogue Internet pharmacies are a recognized global public health threat that have been identified as utilizing various forms of online marketing and promotion, including social media...
- Comparison of international guideline programs to evaluate and update the Dutch program for clinical guideline development in physical therapyPhilip J van der Wees
Department of Epidemiology, Center for Evidence Based Physiotherapy and Caphri Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 7:191. 2007..Purpose of this study is to compare different guideline development programs and review the KNGF guideline program for physical therapy in the Netherlands, in order to update the program...
- Future development of global regulations of Chinese herbal productsTai Ping Fan
Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge, UK
J Ethnopharmacol 140:568-86. 2012..The paper aims to collate data and draw comparison of these regulations. Case studies are also presented to illustrate the problems involved in registering TCM products in different regions worldwide...
- International versions of the Menopause Rating Scale (MRS)Lothar A J Heinemann
ZEG Center for Epidemiology and Health Research Berlin, Invalidenstr, 115, 10115 Berlin, Germany
Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:28. 2003..The aim of this paper is to review the current state of the instrument particularly concerning versions of the scale in different languages...
- The worldwide costs of marine protected areasAndrew Balmford
Conservation Biology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, United Kingdom
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:9694-7. 2004..They also ignore potential private gains from improved fisheries and tourism and are dwarfed by likely social gains from increasing the sustainability of fisheries and securing vital ecosystem services...
- Patient and public involvement in clinical guidelines: international experiences and future perspectivesAntoine Boivin
Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Qual Saf Health Care 19:e22. 2010..The Guideline International Network Patient and Public Involvement Working Group (G-I-N PUBLIC) aims to support the development, implementation and evaluation of guideline-oriented patient and public involvement programmes (PPIPs)...
- Why is research from developing countries underrepresented in international health literature, and what can be done about it?Ana Langer
Population Council, Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean, Panzacola 62 102, Coyoacan, Mexico City 04000, Mexico
Bull World Health Organ 82:802-3. 2004
- Behavior problems in postinstitutionalized internationally adopted childrenMegan R Gunnar
Institute of Child Development, 51 East River Road, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Dev Psychopathol 19:129-48. 2007..Finally, children adopted from Russia/Eastern Europe appeared at greater risk of developing behavior problems in several domains compared to children adopted from other areas of the world...
- Learning from MARQuIS: future direction of quality and safety in hospital care in the European UnionO Groene
Avedis Donabedian University Institute, UAB, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
Qual Saf Health Care 18:i69-74. 2009..Concrete measures should be considered only in areas for which there is substantial evidence and effective implementation can be ensured...
- Migration of doctors for undergraduate medical educationJames A Hallock
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, Philadelphia, PA 19104 2685, USA
Med Teach 29:98-105. 2007..Research on physician migration typically focuses on medical school graduates, most often those seeking postgraduate training opportunities elsewhere...
- International standards for tuberculosis carePhilip C Hopewell
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Lancet Infect Dis 6:710-25. 2006....
- The growing impact of globalization for health and public health practiceRonald Labonte
Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Annu Rev Public Health 32:263-83. 2011..The article concludes with a call for national governments, especially those of wealthier nations, to take greater account of global health and its social determinants in all their foreign policies...
- Influence of country of study on student responsiveness to the H1N1 pandemicS M Griffiths
School of Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Public Health 124:460-6. 2010....
- Health technology reassessment of non-drug technologies: current practicesLaura Leggett
University of Calgary Institute of Public Health, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 28:220-7. 2012..This research was completed to identify and summarize international HTR initiatives for non-drug technologies...
- Nurse migration in an increasingly interconnected world: the case for internationalization of regulation of nurses and nursing regulatory bodiesJohn R Cutcliffe
University of Maine, Dunn Hall, School of Nursing, Orono, ME 04469, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 25:320-8. 2011....
- Fertility patients' experiences of cross-border reproductive careEric Blyth
Department of Social Work, School of Human and Health Sciences, The University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Fertil Steril 94:e11-5. 2010..To obtain pertinent information from individuals who have either experienced cross-border reproductive care, or have considered doing so...
- The herbalome--an attempt to globalize Chinese herbal medicineXiuli Zhang
Key Laboratory of Separation Science for Analytical Chemistry, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dalian, China
Anal Bioanal Chem 402:573-81. 2012..This review summarizes recent advances in the herbalome project with regard to innovative separation techniques and demonstration of a resource library...
- Ecology. Globalization, roving bandits, and marine resourcesF Berkes
Natural Resources Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2, Canada
Science 311:1557-8. 2006
- Managing healthcare services in the global marketplaceBruce J Fried
Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health at the University of North Carolina UNC at Chapel Hill, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 24:3-18. 2007..Forward-thinking healthcare leaders will begin to identify global strategies that address global pressures, explore the opportunities, and take practical steps to prepare for a flatter world...
- An integrative review of global nursing workforce issuesBarbara L Nichols
GGFNS International, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Annu Rev Nurs Res 28:113-32. 2010..Strategically addressing global nursing workforce issues is paramount to sustaining the health of nations...
- Institutions, incentives and the future of fisheriesRay Hilborn
School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Box 355020, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 360:47-57. 2005....
- Behavior problems and mental health referrals of international adoptees: a meta-analysisFemmie Juffer
Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
JAMA 293:2501-15. 2005..Before adoption, international adoptees often experience insufficient medical care, malnutrition, maternal separation, and neglect and abuse in orphanages...
- Nurses on the move: a global overviewMireille Kingma
International Centre for Human Resources in Nursing, International Council of Nurses, 3 place Jean Marteau, Geneva, Switzerland
Health Serv Res 42:1281-98. 2007..To look at nurse migration flows in the light of national nursing workforce imbalances, examine factors that encourage or inhibit nurse mobility, and explore the potential benefits of circular migration...
- Wait-list weary Canadians seek treatment abroadLaura Eggertson
CMAJ 174:1247. 2006
- [International adoption. Perspective of two Quebec pediatricians]L Auger
Hôpital de Montréal pour enfants, centre universitaire de santé McGil, Montreal, Canada
Arch Pediatr 12:715-7. 2005
- Cross-border purchase of medications and health care in a sample of residents of El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez, MexicoJose O Rivera
University of Texas at El Paso CHS, El Paso, Texas, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 101:167-73. 2009..We examined data from a US-Mexico bi-national survey conducted among adult residents of El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, to assess frequency of purchase of medications and use of health care services across the border...
- Medical tourism: globalization of the healthcare marketplaceMichael D Horowitz
Global Perspectives Program, Goizueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
MedGenMed 9:33. 2007..Medical tourism presents important concerns and challenges as well as potential opportunities. This trend will have increasing impact on the healthcare landscape in industrialized and developing countries around the world...
- Development of an international questionnaire to measure use of complementary and alternative medicine (I-CAM-Q)Sara A Quandt
Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
J Altern Complement Med 15:331-9. 2009....
- Foreign direct investment in the health care sector and most-favoured locations in developing countriesJ François Outreville
UNCTAD, Palais des Nations, Geneva 10, Switzerland
Eur J Health Econ 8:305-12. 2007..They indicate that location-specific advantages of host countries, including good governance, do provide an explication of the internationalization of firms in some developing countries rather than others...
- Will spam overwhelm our defenses? Evaluating offerings for drugs and natural health productsPeter Gernburd
Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
PLoS Med 4:e274. 2007
- Patients without borders: the emergence of medical tourismAnnette B Ramírez de Arellano
Public Citizen Health Research Group, Washingm, DC, USA
Int J Health Serv 37:193-8. 2007..The examples of Thailand and India suggest the distorting effects of this trend and raise questions of social equity in the distribution of scarce resources...
- US nurse labor market dynamics are key to global nurse sufficiencyLinda H Aiken
Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
Health Serv Res 42:1299-320. 2007....
- Agriculture. Sustainable biofuels reduxG Philip Robertson
W K Kellogg Biological Station and Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, Hickory Corners, MI 49060, USA
Science 322:49-50. 2008
- How health insurance inhibits trade in health careAaditya Mattoo
Development Research Group, World Bank in Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:358-68. 2006..We propose that coverage should be neutral to provider location and that reimbursement should include travel costs...
- Overseas nurse recruitment: Ireland as an illustration of the dynamic nature of nurse migrationNiamh Humphries
Division of Population Health Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
Health Policy 87:264-72. 2008..The paper concludes with a discussion of the implications of Ireland's heavy reliance on overseas nurse recruitment...
- Chronicle of malaria epidemics in Thailand, 1980-2000Supawadee Konchom
Bureau of Vector Borne Disease, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:64-7. 2005..Evidence related to the burden of malaria epidemics was also reviewed to identify causal factors that will be helpful in future research...
- Trade in health-related servicesRichard D Smith
Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 373:593-601. 2009..For every delivery mode we discuss the present magnitude and pattern of trade, main contributors to this trade, and key issues arising...
- Delirium epidemiology in critical care (DECCA): an international studyJorge I Salluh
Intensive Care Unit and Postgraduate Program, Instituto Nacional de Cancer, 10 Andar Praça Cruz Vermelha, 23 Rio de Janeiro RJ CEP 20230 130, Brazil
Crit Care 14:R210. 2010..Delirium is a frequent source of morbidity in intensive care units (ICUs). Most data on its epidemiology is from single-center studies. Our aim was to conduct a multicenter study to evaluate the epidemiology of delirium in the ICU...
- Challenges facing internationalisation of nursing practice, nurse education and nursing workforce in AustraliaVicki Parker
CNC Research and Practice Development, Hunter New England Area Health Service and Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Contemp Nurse 24:128-36. 2007..Internationalisation poses numerous challenges that need to be carefully thought through. This paper seeks to unravel and scrutinize some of the issues central to internationalisation in nursing, particularly in the Australian context...
- Prices and availability of biopharmaceuticals: an international comparisonPatricia M Danzon
Health Care Department, Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1353-62. 2006..Prices for identical formulations are not higher on average in the United States. The broader price indexes, which do not control formulation, are also not higher in the United States, after adjusting for income...
- The minimum information required for reporting a molecular interaction experiment (MIMIx)Sandra Orchard
European Molecular Biology Laboratory EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Cambridge, UK
Nat Biotechnol 25:894-8. 2007....
- An international survey indicated that unpublished systematic reviews existAndrea C Tricco
Chalmers Research Group, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Clin Epidemiol 62:617-623.e5. 2009..To determine the frequency of unpublished systematic reviews (SRs) and explore factors contributing to their occurrence...
- The 'world of yoga': the production and reproduction of therapeutic landscapesAnne Cécile Hoyez
Department of Geography, Université de Rennes 2 Haute Bretagne, Campus Villejean, Place du Recteur Henri Le Moal, 35043 Rennes Cedex, France
Soc Sci Med 65:112-24. 2007..Indeed, very often, yogis, all around the world, refer to ideal places where they rarely go. Consequently, they create an imagined therapeutic environment that the paper describes...
- The learning processes of international students through the eyes of foreign supervisorsS Niemantsverdriet
Department of Educational Development and Research, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Med Teach 28:e104-11. 2006..It is recommended that students' experiential learning from international electives should be supplemented with 'guided' and 'self-directed' learning with a focus on the sociocultural dimension...
- International prices and availability of pharmaceuticals in 2005Patricia M Danzon
Health Care Department, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:221-33. 2008..Comprehensive price indexes show foreign prices to be 20-40 percent lower than U.S. manufacturer prices, but only 10-30 percent lower than U.S. public prices. Generics are cheaper in the United States than in other countries...
- Variability of treatment duration for bacteraemia in the critically ill: a multinational surveyAlberto Corona
GiViTI Coordinating Centre, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Centro di Ricerche Cliniche per le Malattie Rare Aldo e Cele Daccò, Ranica BG, Italy
J Antimicrob Chemother 52:849-52. 2003..We therefore undertook a large-scale international survey to assess the variability of current practice...
- Prioritizing global conservation effortsKerrie A Wilson
The Ecology Centre, Schools of Integrative Biology and Physical Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
Nature 440:337-40. 2006..We demonstrate the approach with an example of optimal resource allocation among five priority regions in Wallacea and Sundaland, the transition zone between Asia and Australasia...
- The new International Health Regulations: an historic development for international law and public healthDavid P Fidler
Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, IN, USA
J Law Med Ethics 34:85-94, 4. 2006
- Rebuilding global fisheriesBoris Worm
Biology Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 4J1, Canada
Science 325:578-85. 2009..Impacts of international fleets and the lack of alternatives to fishing complicate prospects for rebuilding fisheries in many poorer regions, highlighting the need for a global perspective on rebuilding marine resources...
- Trade liberalization and the diet transition: a public health responseGeof Rayner
City University, London, UK
Health Promot Int 21:67-74. 2006..Finally, we offer three scenarios for change, suggesting the need for more effective 'food governance' and engagement by public health advocates in policy making in the food and agriculture arena...
- Medical informatics and bioinformatics: a bibliometric studyJ Y Bansard
INSERM U642, Rennes F 35000, France, and also with the Université de Rennes 1, LTSI, Rennes F 35000, France
IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 11:237-43. 2007..Our results present the main characteristics of the two fields and show that these domains are still relatively separated...
- Foreign direct investment and trade in health services: a review of the literatureRichard D Smith
Health Economics, Law and Ethics Group, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
Soc Sci Med 59:2313-23. 2004....
- From RECIST to PERCIST: Evolving Considerations for PET response criteria in solid tumorsRichard L Wahl
Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 0817, USA
J Nucl Med 50:122S-50S. 2009..1. This article also reviews qualitative and quantitative approaches to metabolic tumor response assessment with (18)F-FDG PET and proposes a draft framework for PET Response Criteria in Solid Tumors (PERCIST), version 1.0...
- Navigating an ethical patchwork--human gene banksKaren J Maschke
Ethics and Science Policy, Hastings Center, 21 Malcolm Gordon Road, Garrison, New York 10524 5555, USA
Nat Biotechnol 23:539-45. 2005
- Returning genetic research results to individuals: points-to-considerGaile Renegar
Genetics Research, GlaxoSmithKline, 5 Moore Drive, RTP NC 27709, USA
Bioethics 20:24-36. 2006..The discussion is framed as a benefit-to-risk assessment to balance the potential positive versus negative consequences to participants, while maintaining the integrity and feasibility of conducting genetic research studies...
- How international is bioethics? A quantitative retrospective studyPascal Borry
Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K, U, Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
BMC Med Ethics 7:E1. 2006..This article aims to examine the international distribution of publications in the field of bioethics...
- Ethical considerations for short-term experiences by trainees in global healthJohn A Crump
Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3867, Durham, NC 27710, USA
JAMA 300:1456-8. 2008
- An international review of tobacco smoking among medical studentsD R Smith
Japan National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Kawasaki, Japan
J Postgrad Med 53:55-62. 2007..Given their important future role as exemplars, more effective measures to help reduce tobacco smoking among medical students are clearly needed worldwide...
- Impact of quality strategies on hospital outputsR Sunol
Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
Qual Saf Health Care 18:i62-8. 2009....
- Protocol of the COSMIN study: COnsensus-based Standards for the selection of health Measurement INstrumentsL B Mokkink
Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Med Res Methodol 6:2. 2006..The COSMIN standards will be made available in the form of an easily applicable checklist...
- Global health training for pediatric residentsBonita Stanton
Carmen and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Pediatr Ann 37:786-7, 792-6. 2008..The FOPO Global Health Working Group looks forward to serving as a focal point to promote discussion on this important issue to the health of our world's children...
- Trading patients. Lessons from ScandinaviaGrete Botten
Centre for Health Administration, University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet, NO 0027 Oslo, Norway
Health Policy 69:317-27. 2004..This finding points to the possibilities of reaching mutual gains from trading patients across borders...
- International comparison of generic medicine pricesSteven Simoens
Research Centre for Pharmaceutical Care and Pharmaco economics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Curr Med Res Opin 23:2647-54. 2007....
- Research contribution of different world regions in the top 50 biomedical journals (1995-2002)Elpidoforos S Soteriades
Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
FASEB J 20:29-34. 2006..Canada and Western Europe share the second place while the rest of the world is far behind...
- Health research systems: promoting health equity or economic competitiveness?Bridget Pratt
Michael Kirby Centre for Public Health and Human Rights, Monash University, Alfred Centre Campus, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
Bull World Health Organ 90:55-62. 2012..e. health policy and systems research. Governments must restructure their research laws and policies to increase this essential research in developing countries...
- Infant outcomes after maternal antiretroviral exposure in resource-limited settingsKarin Nielsen-Saines
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, MDCC 22 442, 10833 LeConte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Pediatrics 129:e1525-32. 2012..The impact of maternal antiretrovirals (ARVs) during pregnancy, labor, and postpartum on infant outcomes is unclear...
- Determinants of branded prescription medicine prices in OECD countriesPanos G Kanavos
Department of Social Policy and LSE Health, London School of Economics, UK
Health Econ Policy Law 6:337-67. 2011..To the extent that remuneration of the distribution chain and taxation are directly and proportionately linked to product prices this is likely to persist over time...
- BioCreAtIvE task 1A: gene mention finding evaluationAlexander Yeh
The MITRE Corporation, 202 Burlington Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
BMC Bioinformatics 6:S2. 2005..Finding mentions" is a basic task, which can be used as a building block for other text mining tasks. The task makes use of data and evaluation software provided by the (US) National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)...
- The impact of globalization on vaccine development and availabilityJulie B Milstien
Center for Vaccine Development, Department of Geographic Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1061-9. 2006..All of these forces can affect, either positively and negatively, the development and availability of vaccines. Harnessing these will be a challenge for policymakers and immunization stakeholders...
- Relationship between the original multiply resistant South African isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae from 1977 to 1978 and contemporary international resistant clonesRalf Rene Reinert
Institute for Medical Microbiology, National Reference Center for Streptococci, University Hospital, RWTH, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
J Clin Microbiol 43:6035-41. 2005..New molecular methods have characterized the original multiply resistant South African pneumococcal isolates from 1977 to 1978 and have shown the relationships of these clones to major pneumococcal clones...
- Prices and availability of pharmaceuticals: evidence from nine countriesPatricia M Danzon
Wharton School s Health Care Department, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003..K. prices in 1999 than in 1992. Our findings suggest that U.S.-foreign price differentials are roughly in line with income and smaller for drugs than for other medical services...
- Non-pharmaceutical interventions for pandemic influenza, international measuresDavid Bell
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 12:81-7. 2006..The principal focus of interventions against pandemic influenza spread should be at national and community levels rather than international borders...
- International assessment of the quality of clinical practice guidelines in oncology using the Appraisal of Guidelines and Research and Evaluation InstrumentJ S Burgers
Federation Nationale des Centres de Lutte Contre le Cancer, Paris, France
J Clin Oncol 22:2000-7. 2004..To describe the quality of oncology guidelines developed in different countries...
- Limits to gene flow in a cosmopolitan marine planktonic diatomGriet Casteleyn
Laboratory of Protistology and Aquatic Ecology, Biology Department, Ghent University, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:12952-7. 2010..A better understanding of the factors that control population structuring is thus essential to reveal the role of allopatric speciation in marine microorganisms...
- Biobanking: international normsBartha Maria Knoppers
Faculty of Law, Centre de recherche en droit public, University of Montreal
J Law Med Ethics 33:7-14. 2005
- A regulatory patchwork--human ES cell research oversightLori P Knowles
Health Law Institute, University of Alberta, Canada
Nat Biotechnol 22:157-63. 2004
- New power for "Old Europe"Mark Schapiro
Center for Investigative Reporting, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
Int J Health Serv 35:551-60. 2005..The author explores the American response, and how the United States is slipping to the lower rungs of a double standard for protecting the health of citizens...
- Bioterrorism, public health, and international lawDavid P Fidler
Indiana University School of Law Bloomington, USA
Chic J Int Law 3:7-26. 2002
- The G8 and global health: What now? What next?Ronald Labonte
Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON
Can J Public Health 97:35-8. 2006..To respond adequately to global health needs, the G8 will need to adopt an agenda that more fundamentally alters the distribution of economic and political power, within and among nations...
- The end of corporate imperialismC K Prahalad
University of Michigan Business School, Ann Arbor, USA
Harv Bus Rev 81:109-17, 142. 2003....
- Global trade and health promotionDavid Legge
School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria
Health Promot J Austr 18:92-7. 2007
- Presidential address. A global perspective on science and technologyDavid Baltimore
California Institute of Technology, USA
Science 322:544-51. 2008
- Intellectual property. Plants and intellectual property: an international appraisalBonwoo Koo
International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006 1002, USA
Science 306:1295-7. 2004
- Proliferation of nuclear weapons: opportunities for control and abolitionVictor W Sidel
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Am J Public Health 97:1589-94. 2007..Controlling proliferation--and ultimately abolishing nuclear weapons--involves national governments, intergovernmental organizations, nongovernmental and professional organizations, and society at large...
- Ethical issues and approaches in stem cell research: from international insights to a proposalAndrea Vicini
J Soc Christ Ethics 23:71-98. 2003..In other words, diverse approaches are not solved but kept in tension. Finally, I suggest that the current state of research on human stem cell will benefit from an ethics of risk...
- The Harvard case of Xu Xiping: exploitation of the people, scientific advance, or genetic theft?Margaret Sleeboom
Amsterdam School of Social Science Research, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
New Genet Soc 24:57-78. 2005....
- Public health. Increasing international gaps in health-related publicationsGuillermo Paraje
World Health Organization CH 1211 Geneva 27 Switzerland
Science 308:959-60. 2005
- The FDA goes globalMurray M Lumpkin
FDA Consum 40:68-9. 2006
- International terrorism and mental health: recent research and future directionsPeter Fischer
Social, Economic, and Organisational Psychology, Exeter University, UK
J Interpers Violence 23:339-61. 2008..Finally, theoretical and practical implications as well as limitations and future directions are discussed...
- Convergence towards higher standards in international dental educationDiarmuid B Shanley
N Y State Dent J 70:35-9. 2004..Nevertheless, a better educated and understanding profession is more likely to apply the benefits of knowledge, science and affluence to help those most in need...
- The great primate debateSally Goodman
Nature 417:684-7. 2002
- Developing Medications for Nicotine CessationSelena E Bartlett; Fiscal Year: 2011..We will develop a multidisciplinary collaborative public private product development partnership that aims to move from molecules to medicines by applying a virtual pharma approach to develop novel medications for nicotine cessation. ..
- Global Health Partnership at UCSD and SDSUSteffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Mental Health/Disabilities(MHDD)Research Education ProgramKerim M Munir; Fiscal Year: 2011..S. investigators, and NIMH, taking a leading role. ..
- CENTER ON THE DEMOGRAPHY OF AGINGCLAUDIA RITA VALEGGIA; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Defining the Role of Mexican Pharmacies in HIV Prevention-A Mixed Method ApproachRobin A Pollini; Fiscal Year: 2011..The candidate will apply these findings in the development of a R01 application proposing a structural level intervention to expand syringe access to IDUs in Tijuana. ..
- Aging and Place: Neighborhoods and Health in a World Growing OlderYVONNE LOUISE MICHAEL; Fiscal Year: 2011..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The goal of this workshop is to bring together researchers in neighborhood influences on health in older adults to influence place-based policy strategies to improve health. ..
- The 7th International Conference on Pain & Chemical DependencyRussell Portenoy; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- WAFDO 2012 Educational and Training SeminarKimberly Stryker; Fiscal Year: 2012..The conference will contribute to a more educated and informed food regulatory community and this, in turn, will help contribute to a safer food supply ..
- HOME HEALTH CARE AND ELDERS--INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVESCharlotte Ikels; Fiscal Year: 1992..Continuing education credits will be sought for the relevant categories of attendees. The presented papers in edited form will be published as a book to make the materials more widely available internationally...
- Mental Processes During ConversationBoaz Keysar; Fiscal Year: 2005..This knowledge could be applied to promote more successful interactions in health related settings such as doctor-patient communication. ..
- SPUSA 1999 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE--GENETICS PORTIONSSANDRA IONNO; Fiscal Year: 1999..The conference will contribute to scholarship in the social, ethical, and legal implications of genetics by integrating the often-overlooked youth and international perspectives into the debate. ..
- Tools and Methods for Monitoring Patient SafetyEric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2003..The evaluation plan for the workshop includes an evaluation of the workshops by participants as well as an evaluation of the workshop experience by the coordinators. ..
- Ethical Challenges in Lead Poisoning Prevention ResearchNancy Kass; Fiscal Year: 2005..The investigators hypothesize that our approach can produce models for education of diverse communities and EH scientists. ..
- EVALUATING A INTERVENTION TO REDUCE BARROOM AGGRESSIONKathryn Graham; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Diffusion of Project Towards No Drug Abuse (TND)LOUISE ROHRBACH; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- STICH Trial Radionuclide Core LaboratoryRobert Bonow; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Development of Objective Methods for Fluorosis DiagnosisESPERANZA MARTINEZ MIER; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ASI-MV.net: A Prescription Medication Monitoring ToolStephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2006..Phase II will fully develop the ASI-MV.net website and establish its reliability and validity. The ASI-MV.net will be an innovative solution to problems collecting product-specific addictions data in real time. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Activity-dependent signaling in aging skeletal muscleRoger Fielding; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Internet Monitoring Of Prescription Drug AbuseStephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2006..Phase II will see development of a full prototype of PRISM and demonstration of its reliability and internal and external validity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Can dynamic pupillography and/or spectral analysis of heart rate variability provSolomon Tesfaye; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Harmonizing Data Standards for Primary CareRobert Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Stem Cell Center at The Burnham InstituteEvan Snyder; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Population Based Molecular epidemiology of TuberculosisPhilip C Hopewell; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Neuroprotection with serpins during cardiac surgeryRichard A Jonas; Fiscal Year: 2010..The final phase will study mechanisms of vascular protection afforded by aprotinin. The proposed study has the potential to reduce the risk of brain injury in children and adults undergoing heart surgery. ..
- Traditional Male Circumcision in Malawi and HIV PreventionJudith Levy; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- NEUROBIOLOGY OF CANNABIS EFFECTSDEEPAK D SOUZA; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Cannabinoids, Neural Synchrony and Information ProcessingDEEPAK D SOUZA; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Research Grants to Prevent Unintentional InjuriesJonathan Howland; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] Outcome Measures: Acute and residual driving impairment will be assessed using a driving simulator and[unreadable] an objective measure of sustained attention/reaction time, the Psychomotor Vioilance Test (PVT).[unreadable]..
- Clinical Trial of Acid Reflux Therapy in AsthmaRobert Wise; Fiscal Year: 2007..Pre-specified subgroup analyses will be conducted to determine if there are clinical or demographic characteristics that predict benefit from treatment of GERD in asthma. ..
- Deconstructing HIV Interventions for Female OffendersLinda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2006..3. Synthesize the results of aims 1 and 2 to revise our intervention specifically for female drug using offenders at high risk for HIV/AIDS, for a future study of behavior change. ..
- Quantifying Left Ventricular Ejection EffectivenessMichael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2007..The ultimate goal of this proposal is to develop and validate an echocardiographic-based algorithm that quantifies LV ejection effectiveness by merging both power and synchrony of contraction into a common metric. ..
- The Placebo Effect in AsthmaRobert Wise; Fiscal Year: 2005..Understanding the placebo response can lead to improvements in research and treatment of asthma. ..
- Geocoding, Census Data & Social Disparities in HealthNancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Obesity Prevention in African American SchoolchildrenYoufa Wang; Fiscal Year: 2004..If the intervention proves effective, a full-scale study will be developed. Findings from this study will provide insights into the prevention of obesity among Iow-SES and minority students. ..
- Micro and Macro Causes of Trends in Youth SmokingFred Pampel; Fiscal Year: 2004..The aims further reflect a change in the principal investigator's interests to behavioral research in cancer control. ..
- KNOWLEDGE EMPOWERMENT FOR YOUTH WITH SOLID TUMORSJudith Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004..Once developed, the CD-ROM will be marketed so that it will be available to all adolescents with solid tumors. ..
- Functional neuroanatomical deficits in ADHD familiesStephen Hinshaw; Fiscal Year: 2003..Imaging will be performed at corresponding imaging sites at DUMC, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and Stanford University respectively. ..
- A Microfluidic Diffusion ImmunoassayPaul Yager; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical StudyMichelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
- A Spanish Adaptation of the ASI-Multimedia VersionStephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2002..Due to its reliability and low cost, we believe the ASI-MV could become the "Gold Standard" addictions assessment. Under such a circumstance, a Spanish adaptation would enjoy widespread use and profitability. ..
- COMMUNITY BASED HIV PARTNER NOTIFICATION STUDYJudith Levy; Fiscal Year: 2001..Effects of testing and notification on the psychosocial well being, behavioral risk activities and interpersonal relationships among index persons and their partners also will be examined. ..
- MULTICENTER TRIAL OF FUNCTIONAL BOWEL DISORDERSDouglas Drossman; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- SCREEN FOR TUMOR SUPPRESSORS ON MOUSE CHROMOSOME 4Allan Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2001..The pro-viral tag will facilitate the molecular identification of insertionally inactivated tumor suppressor genes in these cell lines. ..
- Blood Genomics of Anticonvulsant Efficacy in ChildrenTracy Glauser; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will study whole blood total RNA using the new human U133 Affymetrix oligonucleotide microarrays that assess over 39,000 transcripts. ..
- AREA-BASED SOCIOECONOMIC MEASURES FOR HEALTH DATANancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Effects of Graphic Warning Labels on Adolescent SmokingGeoffrey Fong; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- GENETICS OF CHILDHOOD OBESITYNancy Butte; Fiscal Year: 2004..This QTL method will be implemented in the program package SOLAR using estimation procedures from FISHER. Lastly, we will test for pleiotropic effects of obesity-related QTLs across phenotypes. ..
- Myostatin in Muscle Growth and RegenerationKathryn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition to the ultimate goal of providing clinical applications for muscle disease, this multidisciplinary approach should provide excellent training for a career integrating clinical myology and molecular neuroscience. ..
- Immunologic Control of Drug-resistant HIV-1Steven Deeks; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finally, since we will estimate the relative in vivo thresholds for HIV-mediated immunogenicity and pathogenicity, these studies may also have implications for vaccine development. ..
- Socioeconomic Trends in Breast Cancer IncidenceNancy Krieger; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results of this investigation will provide new insights into social determinants of and secular changes in breast cancer incidence, with implications for breast cancer surveillance, screening and control. ..
- Eating pathology among youth with obesityKamryn Eddy; Fiscal Year: 2005..The five components to be examined include negative affect, perfectionism, internalization of a thin body ideal, parent modeling of eating attitudes/behaviors, and appearance-related teasing. ..
- Prescription Drug Misuse, Abuse and DependenceLinda B Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2010..5) Share findings with the Missouri Statewide Epidemiology Work Group, the NIDA Community Epidemiology Work Group, and the DSM-V and ICD XI Substance Related Disorders Committees. ..
- Comparative Study of Health Transitions in Later LifeZachary Zimmer; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Understanding Disability Among The ElderlyDavid Cutler; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Chemoattractant Regulation of Leukocyte Gene ExpressionRichard Ye; Fiscal Year: 2007..Collectively, these studies are designed to test the central hypothesis that chemoattractant receptors regulate gene expression through differential coupling to G proteins. ..
- Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in Hispanic obese youthNancy Butte; Fiscal Year: 2005..Newly proposed tests include chromogenic assays to measure lipid peroxidation end products and endotoxins, and ELISA and RIA to measure cytokine and markers of systemic inflammation. ..
- NEGLECT AND ADOLESCENTS--MULTI-SITE LONGITUDINAL STUDYDesmond Runyan; Fiscal Year: 2004..Comparable data from two other national studies will be used. This study will provide new information about the relationships between neglect, supervision of teens, and adolescent outcomes. ..
- Oxalate-Induced Renal Scarring and Crystal RetentionJOHN LIESKE; Fiscal Year: 2003..Dr. Luis Juncos has extensive experience studying the regulation of renal blood flow in vivo, and will be critical in our efforts to develop the constant infusion model of hyperoxalemia and hyperoxaluria. ..
- MANAGEMENT OF ADAPTATION TO ALTERED SENSORIMOTOR STATESHelen Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Social Role Disability and Mental-Physical Co-MorbidityMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Immune tolerance in the therapy of rheumatoid arthritisSalvatore Albani; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- TREATMENTS FOR BENIGN PAROXYSMAL POSITIONAL VERTIGOHelen Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2008..4. Determine the influence of rhinosinusitis. A) Determine the prevalence of rhinosinusitis in patients with BPPV. B) Determine if the presence of rhinosinusitis affects severity of symptoms or response to treatment. ..
- Human Microbiome Research and the Social FabricRosamond Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2009..Research on the human microbiome will also have repercussions for our society and our legal system and important implications for how we conceive and address the ethics of medicine and biomedical research. ..
- Protein Packing Defects as Functional Markers and Drug TargetsAriel Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2008..Thus, the novel design concept of "drug inhibitor as a wrapper of functional packing defects" will be explored and validated. ..
- Metabonomic Urine Analysis: The INTERMAP Diet-BP StudyJeremiah Stamler; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Pharmacological Study of G-proteins in Gene RegulationRichard Ye; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Improving Smoking Cessation Outcomes in Heavy DrinkersChristopher Kahler; Fiscal Year: 2006..Developing effective interventions that address alcohol use during smoking cessation treatment can make a major public health impact on this large, yet neglected, subgroup of smokers. ..
- RURAL ELDERS: ETHNICITY, FOOD MEANING & DIET MEASUREMENTSARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2004..These participants will complete six 24 hour diet recall interviews over a six month period, which will be used to validate the adapted Food Frequency Questionnaire and Meal Pattern Questionnaire. ..
- Integrated Care for Depression and Chronic Back PainMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Long-term Opioid Management of Chronic Pain: Trends and RisksMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will extend these analyses by studying the effects of long-term opioid therapy on other adverse events including: all-cause and opioid-related hospitalization;opioid overdose;and onset of recognized mood disorder. ..