international cooperation

Summary

Summary: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi International standards for tuberculosis care
    Philip 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
  2. ncbi American College of Rheumatology/European League against Rheumatism provisional definition of remission in rheumatoid arthritis for clinical trials
    David T Felson
    Correspondence to Maarten Boers, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, PK 6Z 165, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:404-13. 2011
  3. ncbi Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010
  4. pmc ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis
    J Zochling
    Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet, St Josefs Krankenhaus, Landgrafenstr 15, 44652 Herne, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:442-52. 2006
  5. ncbi Global health ethics for students
    Andrew D Pinto
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev World Bioeth 9:1-10. 2009
  6. pmc EULAR standardised operating procedures for the elaboration, evaluation, dissemination, and implementation of recommendations endorsed by the EULAR standing committees
    M Dougados
    Clinique de Rhumatologie B Groupe, Hospitalier Cochin, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:1172-6. 2004
  7. ncbi Linking programmes and systems: lessons from the GAVI Health Systems Strengthening window
    B Galichet
    Department of Country Focus, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 15:208-15. 2010
  8. ncbi Monitoring change in vertebrate abundance: the living planet index
    Ben Collen
    Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, Regent s Park, London NW1 4RY, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 23:317-27. 2009
  9. pmc The Global Fund's resource allocation decisions for HIV programmes: addressing those in need
    Olga Avdeeva
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Chemin de Blandonnet 8, CH 1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:51. 2011
  10. pmc Perceptions of government knowledge and control over contributions of aid organizations and INGOs to health in Nepal: a qualitative study
    Aditi Giri
    Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel, Nepal
    Global Health 9:1. 2013

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  1. ncbi International standards for tuberculosis care
    Philip 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
    ....
  2. ncbi American College of Rheumatology/European League against Rheumatism provisional definition of remission in rheumatoid arthritis for clinical trials
    David T Felson
    Correspondence to Maarten Boers, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, PK 6Z 165, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:404-13. 2011
    ..This work was undertaken to develop such a definition...
  3. ncbi Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis
    J Zochling
    Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet, St Josefs Krankenhaus, Landgrafenstr 15, 44652 Herne, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:442-52. 2006
    ..To develop evidence based recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) as a combined effort of the 'ASsessment in AS' international working group and the European League Against Rheumatism...
  5. ncbi Global health ethics for students
    Andrew D Pinto
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev World Bioeth 9:1-10. 2009
    ..A review of major ethical issues is presented, how they pertain to students, and a framework is outlined to help guide students in their work...
  6. pmc EULAR standardised operating procedures for the elaboration, evaluation, dissemination, and implementation of recommendations endorsed by the EULAR standing committees
    M Dougados
    Clinique de Rhumatologie B Groupe, Hospitalier Cochin, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:1172-6. 2004
  7. ncbi Linking programmes and systems: lessons from the GAVI Health Systems Strengthening window
    B Galichet
    Department of Country Focus, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 15:208-15. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi Monitoring change in vertebrate abundance: the living planet index
    Ben Collen
    Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, Regent s Park, London NW1 4RY, United Kingdom
    Conserv Biol 23:317-27. 2009
    ..Beyond 2010, it is critical a strategy be set out for the future development of indicators that will deal with existing data gaps and that is intricately tied to the goals of future biodiversity targets...
  9. pmc The Global Fund's resource allocation decisions for HIV programmes: addressing those in need
    Olga Avdeeva
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Chemin de Blandonnet 8, CH 1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:51. 2011
    ..We assessed how the Global Fund's investments in HIV programmes were targeted to key populations in relation to disease burden and national income...
  10. pmc Perceptions of government knowledge and control over contributions of aid organizations and INGOs to health in Nepal: a qualitative study
    Aditi Giri
    Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, Dhulikhel, Nepal
    Global Health 9:1. 2013
    ....
  11. ncbi Changes in the sodium content of bread in Australia and New Zealand between 2007 and 2010: implications for policy
    Elizabeth K Dunford
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:346-9. 2011
    ..To define the effectiveness of recent efforts by the Australian Division of World Action on Salt and Health, and the Heart Foundation in New Zealand to reduce sodium levels in breads in Australia and New Zealand...
  12. ncbi Ecology. The biodiversity and ecosystem services science-policy interface
    Charles Perrings
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Science 331:1139-40. 2011
  13. pmc Resolution of praziquantel
    Michael Woelfle
    School of Chemistry, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1260. 2011
    ..The drug is synthesized and administered as a racemate. Use of the pure active enantiomer would be desirable since the inactive enantiomer is associated with side effects and is responsible for the extremely bitter taste of the pill...
  14. ncbi Operational research for improved tuberculosis control: the scope, the needs and the way forward
    C Lienhardt
    Stop TB Partnership and Stop TB Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:6-13. 2011
    ..Suggestions are made for potential steps for improved purpose-driven OR, which may help to improve TB control locally and inform policy recommendations internationally...
  15. ncbi The Assessment of SpondyloArthritis International Society classification criteria for peripheral spondyloarthritis and for spondyloarthritis in general
    M Rudwaleit
    Department of Medicine, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:25-31. 2011
    ..To evaluate new classification criteria for peripheral spondyloarthritis (SpA) in patients with SpA with peripheral manifestations only...
  16. ncbi ASAS/EULAR recommendations for the management of ankylosing spondylitis: the patient version
    U Kiltz
    Rheumazentrum Ruhrgebiet, St Josefs Krankenhaus, Herne 44652, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1381-6. 2009
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  17. pmc Where did all the aid go? An in-depth analysis of increased health aid flows over the past 10 years
    Paolo Piva
    Health System Governance and Service Delivery, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 87:930-9. 2009
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  18. ncbi Globalization of the Amazon soy and beef industries: opportunities for conservation
    Daniel C Nepstad
    Woods Hole Research Center, 149 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth, MA 02540, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:1595-603. 2006
    ....
  19. pmc Foreign policy, trade and health: at the cutting edge of global health diplomacy
    Nick Drager
    Bull World Health Organ 85:162. 2007
  20. pmc Ethical issues in human genomics research in developing countries
    Jantina de Vries
    The Ethox Centre, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med Ethics 12:5. 2011
    ..In this paper, we draw upon the experiences of the MalariaGEN Consortium to identify specific ethical issues raised by such research in Africa, Asia and Oceania...
  21. pmc The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief in Africa: an evaluation of outcomes
    Eran Bendavid
    Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:688-95. 2009
    ..Since 2003, the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has been the most ambitious initiative to address the global HIV epidemic. However, the effect of PEPFAR on HIV-related outcomes is unknown...
  22. ncbi New world views: preparing physicians in training for global health work
    C Haq
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, USA
    Fam Med 32:566-72. 2000
    ..To determine the impact of international health experiences on physicians in training, we studied 60 US medical students who participated in an International Health Fellowship Program (IHFP)...
  23. pmc Incorporating a rapid-impact package for neglected tropical diseases with programs for HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria
    Peter J Hotez
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e102. 2006
  24. pmc The effects of global health initiatives on country health systems: a review of the evidence from HIV/AIDS control
    Regien G Biesma
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, Division of Population Health Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, St Stephens Green 120, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Health Policy Plan 24:239-52. 2009
    ..Three multi-country sets of evaluations, which will be reporting in 2009, will answer some of these questions...
  25. ncbi Impact of COPD in North America and Europe in 2000: subjects' perspective of Confronting COPD International Survey
    S Rennard
    University of Nebraska, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Section, Omaha 68198 5125, USA
    Eur Respir J 20:799-805. 2002
    ..This international survey confirmed the great burden to society and high individual morbidity associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in subjects in North America and Europe...
  26. pmc Strengthening health systems in poor countries: a code of conduct for nongovernmental organizations
    James Pfeiffer
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2134-40. 2008
    ..We argue for a return to a public focus for donor aid, and for NGOs to adopt a code of conduct that establishes standards and best practices for NGO relationships with public sector health systems...
  27. pmc HIV/AIDS and the rest of the global health agenda
    Jeremy Shiffman
    Bull World Health Organ 84:923. 2006
  28. ncbi System-wide effects of Global Fund investments in Nepal
    Anna Trägård
    MSc International Health Management Imperial College, London, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:i58-62. 2010
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  29. ncbi The response to flexibility: country intervention choices in the first four rounds of the GAVI Health Systems Strengthening applications
    Lieve Goeman
    International Health Policy, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Health Policy Plan 25:292-9. 2010
    ..However, the proposed responses to identified constraints are dominated by short-term operational responses, rather than more complex, longer term approaches to health system strengthening...
  30. ncbi Global public-private health partnerships: lessons learned from ten years of experience and evaluation
    Kent Buse
    UNAIDS, Geneva
    Int Dent J 61:2-10. 2011
    ..These and other critical reflections inform the 'what's next' agenda for GHP development...
  31. ncbi The implementation of a global fund grant in Lesotho: applying a framework on knowledge absorptive capacity
    Regien Biesma
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 120 St Stephens Green, Dublin, Ireland
    Soc Sci Med 74:381-9. 2012
    ..The application of organisational theory to analyse the interactions of donor agencies with public and non-public country stakeholders illustrates the complexity of the environment that aid recipient governments have to manage...
  32. pmc Equity of access to health care: outlining the foundations for action
    Adam Oliver
    London School of Economics, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:655-8. 2004
    ..This article provides a brief description of the relevance of the access principle of equity, and summarises the research programme that is necessary for turning the principle into a useful, operational policy objective...
  33. pmc International stem cell collaboration: how disparate policies between the United States and the United Kingdom impact research
    Jingyuan Luo
    Science and Technology Policy Program, James A Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17684. 2011
    ..Geographical and traditional collaborative relationships were the predominate considerations in establishing international collaborations...
  34. pmc International Circumpolar Surveillance System for invasive pneumococcal disease, 1999-2005
    Michael G Bruce
    Arctic Investigations Program, National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4055 Tudor Circle Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:25-33. 2008
    ..IPD rates are high among indigenous persons and children in Arctic countries. After vaccine introduction, IPD caused by non-PCV7 serotypes increased in Alaska...
  35. ncbi Game changers: why did the scale-up of HIV treatment work despite weak health systems?
    Kevin M De Cock
    Center for Global Health, US Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:S61-3. 2011
    ..However, moving ahead, further work is needed to enhance the quality of programs, to energetically tackle HIV prevention, to build on this success, and to address other health threats that these same communities face...
  36. ncbi Civil society organisations and global health initiatives: problems of legitimacy
    Cathal Doyle
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, PEHRU, 9 Bedford Square, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:1928-38. 2008
    ..It analyses the main challenges to CSOs' legitimacy and outlines key responses to these challenges. It concludes by suggesting a number of research priorities that might help to evaluate the impact of CSOs in global health initiatives...
  37. pmc Developed-developing country partnerships: benefits to developed countries?
    Shamsuzzoha B Syed
    African Partnerships for Patient Safety, WHO Patient Safety, WHO Headquarters, Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Global Health 8:17. 2012
    ..This paper reviews relevant literature to construct the case for international cooperation, and in particular, developed-developing country partnerships...
  38. ncbi From the Earth Summit to Rio+20: integration of health and sustainable development
    Andy Haines
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 379:2189-97. 2012
    ..Improved health contributes to development and is underpinned by ecosystem stability and equitable economic progress. Implementation of policies that both improve health and promote sustainable development is urgently needed...
  39. pmc Standardization of hepatitis E virus (HEV) nucleic acid amplification technique-based assays: an initial study to evaluate a panel of HEV strains and investigate laboratory performance
    Sally A Baylis
    Paul Ehrlich Institut, Paul Ehrlich Strasse 51 59, D 63225 Langen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1234-9. 2011
    ..38 and 1.09. Except for one equivocal result, HEV RNA was not detected in the negative samples. The variability of assay sensitivity highlights the need for the standardization of HEV RNA NAT assays...
  40. ncbi Rebalancing brain drain: exploring resource reallocation to address health worker migration and promote global health
    Timothy Ken Mackey
    Institute of Health Law Studies, California Western School of Law, United States
    Health Policy 107:66-73. 2012
    ..This can be accomplished by adoption of mandatory global resource and staff-sharing programs in conjunction with implementation of state-based health services corps...
  41. pmc Country ownership and capacity building: the next buzzwords in health systems strengthening or a truly new approach to development?
    Jessica Goldberg
    Boston University Center for Global Health and Development, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:531. 2012
    ..S. health development assistance, and yet there is still a lack of consensus on how to define either of these terms, or how to implement "country owned capacity building"...
  42. ncbi Leveraging HIV programs to deliver an integrated package of health services: some words of caution
    Karen A Grépin
    Robert F Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, 295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:S77-9. 2011
    ..It might also undermine the HIV programs themselves. International donors and health system planners should carefully consider whether the benefits outweigh the potential costs of these well-intentioned integration efforts...
  43. ncbi Trade, TRIPS, and pharmaceuticals
    Richard D Smith
    Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 373:684-91. 2009
    ..Therefore this paper focuses on options that are available to the health community for negotiation to their advantage under TRIPS, and within the presence of TRIPS-plus...
  44. ncbi A framework convention on global health: health for all, justice for all
    Lawrence O Gostin
    O Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    JAMA 307:2087-92. 2012
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  45. pmc Collecting core data in severely injured patients using a consensus trauma template: an international multicentre study
    Kjetil Gorseth Ringdal
    Department of Research, Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation, Holterveien 24, N 1440 Drøbak, Norway
    Crit Care 15:R237. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of collecting the data variables of the international consensus-derived Utstein Trauma Template...
  46. pmc Malaria in the Greater Mekong Subregion: heterogeneity and complexity
    Liwang Cui
    Department of Entomology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16801, USA
    Acta Trop 121:227-39. 2012
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  47. ncbi GA2LEN (Global Allergy and Asthma European Network) addresses the allergy and asthma 'epidemic'
    J Bousquet
    University Hospital and INSERM U780, Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve, Montpellier, France
    Allergy 64:969-77. 2009
    ..The major achievements of GA(2)LEN are reported in this paper...
  48. pmc Definition of remission and relapse in polymyalgia rheumatica: data from a literature search compared with a Delphi-based expert consensus
    Christian Dejaco
    Correspondence to Professor Michael Schirmer, Department of Internal Medicine I, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:447-53. 2011
    ..To compare current definitions of remission and relapse in polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) with items resulting from a Delphi-based expert consensus...
  49. ncbi Using the cumulative deviation method for cross-institutional benchmarking in the Berlin progress test
    Stefan Schauber
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Med Teach 32:471-5. 2010
    ..Besides the advantages of the method, there are some difficulties as errors of measurement are not independent, which violates the premises of testing statistical differences...
  50. ncbi Programme alignment in higher-level planning processes: a four-country case-study for Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Rebecca Dodd
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:193-204. 2009
    ..The paper recommends that local donor organizations, including key UN agencies, offer greater support for SRH programme managers in promoting the pro-poor and systems-wide strengths of SRH programmes to planners and policy makers...
  51. ncbi Cancer control-planning and monitoring population-based systems
    Joe B Harford
    Office of International Affairs, National Cancer Institute, EPN100, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Tumori 95:568-78. 2009
    ..Experiences from around the world are reviewed to highlight the issues and showcase some possible solutions...
  52. pmc Comparative analysis of national legislation in support of the revised international health regulations: potential models for implementation in the United States
    Rebecca Katz
    Department of Health Policy, George Washington University School of Public Heath and Health Services, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2347-53. 2010
    ..The methods currently being considered by these nations for executing the IHR (2005) are potentially applicable models for the United States to consider...
  53. pmc Ethics and the ethnography of medical research in Africa
    Sassy Molyneux
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories, Social Behavioural Research group, P O Box 230, District Hospital Grounds, Kilifi, Kenya
    Soc Sci Med 67:685-95. 2008
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  54. pmc U.S. Government engagement in support of global disease surveillance
    Rebecca L Katz
    U S Department of State, Washington, DC, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:S13. 2010
    ..This paper aims to describe the agencies and offices working directly on global disease surveillance capacity building in order to clarify the United States Government interagency efforts in this space...
  55. ncbi International, multicenter, randomized, controlled study comparing dynamically individualized versus standard treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Stefan Zeuzem
    Saarland University Hospital, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Hepatol 43:250-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to increase virologic response rates by individualized treatment according to the early virologic response...
  56. pmc Genome-wide SNP detection, validation, and development of an 8K SNP array for apple
    David Chagne
    Plant and Food Research, Palmerston North Research Centre, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e31745. 2012
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  57. pmc Tracking official development assistance for reproductive health in conflict-affected countries
    Preeti Patel
    King s College London, London, UK
    PLoS Med 6:e1000090. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyse official development assistance (ODA) for reproductive health activities in conflict-affected countries from 2003 to 2006...
  58. ncbi Public health. Will vaccines be available for the next influenza pandemic?
    Klaus Stohr
    World Health Organization Influenza Programme, Geneva, Switzerland
    Science 306:2195-6. 2004
  59. pmc Unequal weight: equity oriented policy responses to the global obesity epidemic
    Sharon Friel
    Commission on Social Determinants of Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 335:1241-3. 2007
  60. pmc The asbestos cancer epidemic
    Joseph LaDou
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 350 Parnassus Avenue, Suite 609, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:285-90. 2004
    ..The global asbestos cancer epidemic is a story of monumental failure to protect the public health...
  61. ncbi Cancer in developing countries: challenges and solutions
    A V Reeler
    Axios International, Paris, France
    Ann Oncol 17:viii7-viii8. 2006
  62. ncbi Nucleotide sequence database policies
    Soren Brunak
    Science 298:1333. 2002
  63. ncbi The development of international health policies--accountability intact?
    I Kickbusch
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Soc Sci Med 51:979-89. 2000
    ....
  64. ncbi The impact of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief on expansion of HIV care services for adult patients in western Kenya
    Kara Wools-Kaloustian
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5124, USA
    AIDS 23:195-201. 2009
    ..The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief committed $15 billion to addressing HIV in resource-poor settings...
  65. ncbi Teaching medical students about different health care systems: an international exchange program
    Madelon L Finkel
    Office of International Medical Education, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 411 E 69th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Acad Med 81:388-90. 2006
    ..The case studies permit comparisons of health care systems among the participating U.S. and European Union countries, as well as opportunities for institutional and individual learning...
  66. ncbi Ivermectin and onchocerciasis: is it all solved?
    A D Hopkins
    CBM Regional Office, Nairobi, Kenya
    Eye (Lond) 19:1057-66. 2005
    ..A macrofilaricide destroying adult worms and safe for mass distribution would solve the problem of onchocerciasis...
  67. pmc The role of research in international tobacco control
    Kenneth E Warner
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 S Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:976-84. 2005
    ....
  68. ncbi Prevention of chronic diseases: a call to action
    Robert Beaglehole
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 370:2152-7. 2007
    ..We have established the Chronic Disease Action Group to encourage, support, and monitor action on the implementation of evidence-based efforts to promote global, regional, and national action to prevent and control chronic diseases...
  69. pmc Moral imagination: the missing component in global health
    Solomon R Benatar
    Bioethics Centre, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS Med 2:e400. 2005
  70. ncbi APOC's strategy of community-directed treatment with ivermectin (CDTI) and its potential for providing additional health services to the poorest populations. African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control
    M Homeida
    Academy of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 96:S93-104. 2002
    ..Evaluation of the experiences in integration of health services, particularly at community level, is crucial to the success of the integration...
  71. doi India takes an open source approach to drug discovery
    Seema Singh
    Cell 133:201-3. 2008
    ..This month, India is launching a new open source initiative for developing drugs to treat diseases such as tuberculosis, malaria, and HIV...
  72. pmc Expanding global research and development for neglected diseases
    David J Winters
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 84:414-6. 2006
  73. ncbi Trade liberalisation and the nutrition transition: mapping the pathways for public health nutritionists
    Anne Marie Thow
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, Victor Coppleson Bldg D02, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 12:2150-8. 2009
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  74. ncbi North and South: bridging the information gap
    R Horton
    The Lancet, London, UK
    Lancet 355:2231-6. 2000
    ..Investigators, publishers, editors, and editorial organisations all have important parts to play in solving this global information poverty...
  75. pmc Eradication: lessons from the past
    D A Henderson
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 76:17-21. 1998
    ..This approach, while interesting, fails to recognize many of the important lessons learned and their broad implications for contemporary disease control programmes worldwide...
  76. pmc Global health diplomacy: the need for new perspectives, strategic approaches and skills in global health
    Ilona Kickbusch
    Institute of International Studies, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 85:230-2. 2007
  77. pmc Making performance-based funding work for health
    Daniel Low-Beer
    Performance Evaluation and Policy Unit, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 4:e219. 2007
  78. pmc Contributions of international cooperation projects to the HIV/AIDS response in China
    Jiangping Sun
    Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China
    Int J Epidemiol 39:ii14-20. 2010
    For 20 years, China has participated in 267 international cooperation projects against the HIV/AIDS epidemic and received ∼526 million USD from over 40 international organizations...
  79. pmc Trade and health: an agenda for action
    Richard D Smith
    Health Policy Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, and Centre on Global Change and Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 373:768-73. 2009
    ..We hope that this Series has prompted the reader to become involved in these efforts...
  80. ncbi Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Sandra Mounier-Jack
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:i37-42. 2010
    ..Unintended consequences concern the lack of alignment between national stated priorities (maternal and child health) and the strong focus of external partners, such as the Global Fund, on financing communicable disease programmes...
  81. pmc Medical tourism: globalization of the healthcare marketplace
    Michael 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...
  82. ncbi The cost-effectiveness of technology transfer using telemedicine
    K Johnston
    Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, UK
    Health Policy Plan 19:302-9. 2004
    ..Technology transfer using telemedicine is a cost-effective method that richer countries can employ to aid capacity building in the health care systems of poorer countries...
  83. ncbi Cross-cultural assessment of neuropsychological performance and electrical brain function measures: additional validation of an international brain database
    Robert H Paul
    Department of Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Missouri, St Louis, Missouri 63121, USA
    Int J Neurosci 117:549-68. 2007
    ..These findings indicate a high degree of similarity in neurocognitive and electrophysiological function among individuals residing in developed Western cultures, consistent with a traitlike status and the high heritability of the EEG...
  84. ncbi The time has come for common ground on preventing sexual transmission of HIV
    Daniel T Halperin
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 364:1913-5. 2004
  85. ncbi Social and environmental risk factors in the emergence of infectious diseases
    Robin A Weiss
    Wohl Virion Centre, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, W1T 4JF, UK
    Nat Med 10:S70-6. 2004
    ..A better understanding of the evolving social dynamics of emerging infectious diseases ought to help us to anticipate and hopefully ameliorate current and future risks...
  86. ncbi Regional infectious disease surveillance networks and their potential to facilitate the implementation of the international health regulations
    Ann Marie Kimball
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Box 357236, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Med Clin North Am 92:1459-71, xii. 2008
    ..These regional networks have become an appropriate infrastructure for the implementation of the IHR 2005...
  87. pmc Taking tissue seriously means taking communities seriously
    Ross E G Upshur
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L4, Canada
    BMC Med Ethics 8:11. 2007
    ..This often leads to the export of human tissue (defined broadly) from the developing to the developed world for analysis. These practices raise a number of important ethical issues that require attention...
  88. ncbi Pharmaceutical knowledge governance: a human rights perspective
    Trudo Lemmens
    University of Toronto
    J Law Med Ethics 41:163-84. 2013
    ..This type of finding should inform needed reforms of drug regulation. The paper ends with a recommendation for a comprehensive global response to the problem of pharmaceutical knowledge governance...
  89. pmc Reproductive health surveillance in the US-Mexico border region, 2003-2006: the Brownsville-Matamoros Sister City Project for Women's Health
    Jill A McDonald
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A126. 2008
    ..Limited standardized information about health risks in this population hampers capacity to address local needs and assess effectiveness of public health programs...
  90. pmc First international external quality assessment of molecular detection of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus
    Camille Escadafal
    Centre for Biosafety, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1706. 2012
    ..These results indicate that there is still a need for improving testing conditions and standardizing protocols for the molecular detection of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus...
  91. ncbi Survival of patients diagnosed with cancer in the Nordic countries up to 1999-2003 followed to the end of 2006. A critical overview of the results
    Hans H Storm
    Department of Cancer Prevention and Documentation, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 49:532-44. 2010
    ..Elucidation of the differences is important when monitoring cancer care generally and evaluating the impact of cancer plans...
  92. ncbi Critical interactions between Global Fund-supported programmes and health systems: a case study in Papua New Guinea
    James W Rudge
    Communicable Diseases Policy Research Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 9th Floor, Anek Prasong Building, Mahidol University, 420 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Health Policy Plan 25:i48-52. 2010
    ..Increasing Global Fund attention towards health system strengthening was viewed positively, but should acknowledge that system changes are slow, difficult to measure and require long-term support...
  93. pmc Multinational evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis: integrating systematic literature research and expert opinion of a broad international panel of rheumatologists in the 3E
    P Machado
    Department of Rheumatology, Coimbra University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:15-24. 2011
    ..To develop evidence-based recommendations on how to investigate and follow-up undifferentiated peripheral inflammatory arthritis (UPIA)...
  94. ncbi An integrative review of global nursing workforce issues
    Barbara 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...
  95. doi Need for global action for cancer control
    P Boyle
    Ann Oncol 19:1519-21. 2008
  96. ncbi Innovative financing for health: what is truly innovative?
    Rifat Atun
    The Business School and Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, UK
    Lancet 380:2044-9. 2012
    ..The lessons learnt from these mechanisms can be used to develop and expand innovative financing from international sources to address health needs in low-income and middle-income countries...
  97. ncbi Main achievements of the World Organisation for Animal Health/United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization network on animal influenza
    Gwenaelle Dauphin
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Animal Health Service, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00153 Rome, Italy
    Avian Dis 54:380-3. 2010
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  98. ncbi The basilar artery international cooperation study (BASICS)
    Wouter J Schonewille
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Stroke 2:220-3. 2007
    ..Our limited knowledge on the outcome in patients with basilar artery occlusion comes from small case series of selected patients...
  99. ncbi International institutions, global health initiatives and the challenge of sustainability: lessons from the Brazilian AIDS programme
    G Le Loup
    INSERM U707, Paris, France
    Trop Med Int Health 15:5-10. 2010
    ..Political and organizational evolution should be monitored and warnings should trigger interventions of GHI before the decline of these programmes...
  100. ncbi Making stem cells count for global health
    Dominique S McMahon
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, M5T 3M7, Canada
    Regen Med 6:163-6. 2011
    ..Even if they are eventually successful, better clinical oversight and measures to ensure access are required for stem cells to have a substantial and equitable impact...
  101. pmc Beginning community engagement at a busy biomedical research programme: experiences from the KEMRI CGMRC-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Vicki Marsh
    KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Soc Sci Med 67:721-33. 2008
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Research Grants71

  1. Global Summit on International Breast Health-Implementation
    Benjamin Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The resulting 2007 Implementation Guidelines will serve as a practical medical tool providing functional real world examples of "how to implement" best practices with limited health care resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODS
    David Allen; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of the United States, the European Union, Canada, and Japan signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for International Cooperation on Alternative Test Methods (ICATM)...
  3. SUPPORT CONTRACT FOR THE NTP INTERAGENCY CENTER/VALIDATION OF ALT METHODS
    David Allen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of the United States, the European Union, Canada, and Japan signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for International Cooperation on Alternative Test Methods (ICATM)...
  4. Interdisciplinary Research Training in Reproduction for Indian Fellows
    John C Herr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..with the tradition and commitment to foster a close link between basic and clinical investigators at US institutions and their counterparts in India and to facilitate international cooperation and understanding.
  5. Evo-epidemiology of Scistosoma mansoni in children in Kenya
    ERIC SAMUEL LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..which was established at KEMRI in 2001 with the support of the Japanese Government, through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Transmission of S...
  6. Stregthening Global Human-Animal Interface Activities for Avian Influenza and oth
    Kazuaki Miyagishima; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The OIE was created in 1924 to provide international cooperation and coordination against the spread of animal diseases, and has as its core mandate "the improvement of ..
  7. The Global Diffusion of Tobacco Control
    Thomas W Valente; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The significance of thi proposed research is derived from addressing an important global health topic, retrieving data of unprecedented richness and granularity, and employing a sophisticated yet new comprehensive modeling approach. ..
  8. Collaboration with the Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences
    Bahr Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Van thi Kim Cuc (our Major Foreign Collaborator), Vice-Director of the VASS Department of International Cooperation, and as part of the proposed project, we will solidify this relationship and extend it to other VASS ..
  9. HUMAN GENOME RESEARCH IN AN INTERDEPENDENT WORLD
    Daniel Wikler; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The conferees will compare views on the need for international cooperation on a number of issues and attempt to reach consensus on which issues require international accords and ..
  10. COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF GROUP A AND B STREPTOCCAL GENOME
    JOSEPH FERRETTI; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Finally, the two institutions and their investigators have a proven record of international cooperation by way of interaction and joint publication of results.
  11. Public Health Strategies for the Next Influenza Pandemic
    Nayer Khazeni; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for rapid spread of an influenza virus, but also in our scientific advancements, knowledge, and international cooperation. As we observe Influenza A H5N1 spreading among avian, swine, feline, and canine species, and developing ..
  12. Discovery of new anti-bacteremia vaccines for anthrax
    Kathryn Sykes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These will be ready for preclinical trials. We should also have in place a high-throughput antigen discovery system that could be applied to other biothreat and emerging pathogens. ..
  13. THE LATE EFFECTS OF NORMAL TISSUE (LENT) IV CONFERENCE
    Andrea Trotti; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The LENT conferences have had, and continue to have, international cooperation and major impact on protocol design in the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) and the European ..
  14. 22ND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY
    GARY VANDENBOS; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..criticism is received on current research, and formal and informal plans are laid for future international cooperation on a range of applied scientific problems spanning the discipline of psychology...
  15. CREATURES OF THE DARK--THE NOCTURNAL PROSIMIANS
    MARY IZARD; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..these gaps, (4) explore the use of nocturnal prosimians as alternative biomedical models, and (5) foster international cooperation to facilitate efficient use of research funds and rapidly changing opportunities for fieldwork...
  16. New Insights into Animals Models of Diabetes
    Edward Leiter; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..An important outcome of any LAD (Lessons from Animal Diabetes) meeting is to promote international cooperation and open distribution of essential animal models for diabetes research...
  17. CPDD ANTINOCICEPTION, PHYSICAL DEPENDENCE AND ABUSE
    LOUIS HARRIS; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The anticipated end results of this contract are written reports detailing the findings. ..
  18. Diff responses- C and A delta nociceptive afferents
    Tuan Tran; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..ii) To develop the technical and theoretical foundation necessary for an independent investigator. (iii) To facilitate my future international cooperation and to become a leading neuroscience researcher in Vietnam.
  19. MECHANISMS OF RENAL TUBULAR EPITHELIAL CELL INJURY
    Sudhir Shah; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Control of menstrual bleeding disturbances in women
    Ian Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study aims to explore these possibilities in large scale clinical studies, scientific study of vascular and molecular changes in endometrium and with the exploration of molecular mechanisms in mice. ..
  21. Risk Factors for Psychopathology in the WHO WMH Surveys
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Third, the level of detail in the description of data analysis plans has been substantially expanded in this revised submission in response to reviewer comments. ..
  22. Measuring Cytogenetic Damage in Human Blood
    Stephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Quantifying the Value of Value-Based Purchasing
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Antifolates as Antimalarial Drugs
    CAROL SIBLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We think that this in depth understanding of antifolate action in the parasites will ensure that WR99210 will be developed as a useful drug for the long haul against P. falciparum and P. vivax. ..
  25. HARLEM AIDS TREATMENT GROUP-'CPCRA'
    Wafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..They also are committed to the conduct of large long-term studies as a means of answering key questions in HIV management that cannot be answered through shorter trials. ..
  26. Economic Evaluation of Addiction Services
    JENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. High Throughput Radiation Biodosimetry
    Stephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We propose to develop such a radiation biodosimetry assay based on the extremely high analysis rates that are possible with flow cytometry instrumentation. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Outreach and Treatment for Depression in the Labor Force
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This is an extremely important opportunity for rapid and widespread dissemination in an area of research where dissemination of positive results has traditionally been a serious problem. ..
  29. HIV PREVENTION TRIAL UNIT (PRIDE NYC PROGRAM)
    Wafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. TUBERCULOSIS ADHERENCE PARTNERSHIP ALLIANCE STUDY
    Wafaa El Sadr; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. DRUG RESISTANCE IN MALARIA
    CAROL SIBLEY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..When completed their experiments will provide a detailed understanding of the mutations that modify function of the Pf-DHFR and Pf-DHPS enzymes or sensitivity of the enzymes to antifolate drugs. ..
  32. MENTAL DISORDERS AS RISK FACTORS FOR SUBSTANCE DISORDERS
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  33. In vivo mutation assay based on pig-a locus
    Stephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  34. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  35. Rapid Screen for Genotoxicants, Chemoprotectors, and Radioprotectors
    Stephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, this assay can be used to investigate agents designed to ameliorate the effects of radiation exposure, e.g. biological response modifiers. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. Versatile Mutation Assay Platform
    Stephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Automation of the vitro Micronucleus Assay
    Stephen Dertinger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. SUPPORT FOR INSTITUTE FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL RESEARCH
    JOANNE ZURLO; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..S., and internationally. ..
  39. Lymphoma in Autoimmune Disease: Consequence of Immune Suppression or Stimulation?
    Sasha Bernatsky; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our proposed project will help identify patients at highest risk for lymphoma and provide guidance regarding initiation and maintenance of therapy to control SLE. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Vasculitis Clinical Research Network (VCRN)
    Peter Merkel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..AIM 5. Build and contribute to an electronic website resource with substantive content for clinicians, researchers, and patients. ..
  41. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF OTITIS MEDIA IN NATIVE AMERICAN CHILDREN
    Kathleen Daly; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The ultimate goal is to decrease OM incidence and recurrence in Native American population. ..
  42. Exploiting Lymphopenia to Augment the Adoptive Immunotherapy of Melanoma Patients
    Bernard Fox; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Aim 3 will characterize the regulatory T cell population in the peripheral blood prior to and following induction of lymphopenia and reconstitution. ..
  43. Factors Related to Living Organ Donor Decision
    Marie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..6. To explore the meaning of the decision to be a living kidney donor in a culturally diverse sample of living kidney donor candidates. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. GILZ Controls TLR-Induced NF-kB Activity In Acute Asthma
    Bruce Zuraw; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We anticipate that this proposal will provide novel and clinically relevant data regarding the mechanisms of acute asthma exacerbations. ..
  45. NATURAL HISTORY OF END OF LIFE DECISION MAKING
    Marie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3)There will be a change from more control to less control in patients' decision control preferences as they approach death ..
  46. RHINOVIRUS MEDIATED TRANSCRIPTION IN AIRWAY INFLAMMATION
    Bruce Zuraw; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These results will provide a necessary foundation for additional investigations into downstream inflammatory consequences of rhinovirus infection as well as potential targets for new intervention strategies. ..
  47. Quality of Life Intervention in Breast Cancer Survivors
    Karen Dow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  48. Cross-Border HIV Prevention Project: China and Vietnam
    Theodore Hammett; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  49. Center for Trad.Chinese Medicine & Women's Health
    Fredi Kronenberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Anita Regalia and Francesco Cardini), The University of Hong Kong (Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. P.C. Ho), and create a strong, diverse team multi-cultural team appropriate to the aims of the project. ..
  50. Risks for HIV and STIs among Moscow Sex Workers
    Chris Beyrer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Ginger Control of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Emesis
    Suzanna Zick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Participants will be followed for 48 hours after infusion in order to assess frequency and severity of nausea and vomiting. Baseline and 48 hour post chemotherapy labs will be used to assess safety profile of ginger. ..
  52. CENTER FOR CAM RESEARCH IN AGING
    Fredi Kronenberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. Re-Engineering the Clinical Research Enterprise
    Eric Larson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. PREVENTION MATERNAL TO INFANT HIV TRANSMISSION IN INDIA
    Robert Bollinger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will provide an opportunity to identify and design future interventions, and could more rapidly focus resources on specific causes of postpartum morbidity and mortality for mothers and infants in developing countries. ..
  55. New model for describing and projecting adult mortality
    John Bongaarts; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4) Test the new projection method by comparing its results with projections produced by the Lee-Carter procedure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. CTS-IPITA-IXA 2007 Joint Conference
    Bernhard Hering; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Common Daily Practices of Gene Therapy Clinical Research
    GWENIEVERE ANDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study has enormous power for changing national policy recommendations as well as laying the ground work to design and implement education for all health care professionals involved in gene therapy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Integrative Pain Medicine
    Fredi Kronenberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. GENE TRANSFER TO THE VASCULAR ENDOTHELIUM
    Theodore Friedmann; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, we propose to characterize the biodistribution of these targeted vectors by sensitive fluorescence methods and correlate vector attachment with sites of endothelial-specific gene expression. ..
  60. Role of a novel signal transduction pathway in GBS
    Craig Rubens; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Collectively, these studies will determine the biological significance of this signal transduction pathway and lead to the identification of novel targets of GBS, which may provide insights into their potential as antimicrobial targets. ..
  61. Training Program in Neural Plasticity
    THOMAS CAREW; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. Interstitial Cystitis Clinical Research Network (ICCRN)
    PHILLIP HANNO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 5: To develop a suitable clinical definition of IC, a clinically and scientifically based assessment of where the disease falls in the spectrum of chronic pelvic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction, and prostatitis. ..
  63. Workshop on Science-Based Guidelines for Lab Animals
    JOANNE ZURLO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  64. PATIENT AND PUBLIC EDUCATION IN CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENT
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This course will impact 120 healthcare settings to improve pain management and quality of life in cancer patients and to establish model pain education programs for national dissemination. ..
  65. Studies in Scleroderma and Cystic Fibrosis Osteoporosis
    Peter Merkel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A unique seminar and a series of support services at the host institution will further complement the training program. ..
  66. Reducing Barriers to Pain and Fatigue Management
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  67. Chronic Pain Self-Management for the Elderly
    Mary Ersek; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  68. MAMAS Y BEBES: PREVENTION INTERVENTION DEVELOPMENT
    Ricardo Munoz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Effect sizes on changes in depressive symptoms and their cognitive and behavioral mediators will be obtained for power calculations for the randomized trials. ..
  69. Oncology Nursing Education in End of Life Care
    Betty Ferrell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal includes extensive evaluation planned to monitor individual and institutional dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..