medical technology

Summary

Summary: The specialty related to the performance of techniques in clinical pathology such as those in hematology, microbiology, and other general clinical laboratory applications.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [An investigation of medical circumstances of the long-term hospitalized severely mentally and physically handicapped children in Sapporo district]
    T Ujiie
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Hokkaido Prefectural Sapporo, Remedial Center for Handicapped Children, Hokkaido
    No To Hattatsu 25:543-7. 1993
  2. ncbi [An ideal of future medical technologist and a relation with clinical laboratory physician]
    Mitsuharu Murase
    Division of Medical Technology, Ehime University Hospital, Ehime pref 791 0295
    Rinsho Byori 53:407-12. 2005
  3. ncbi The practice of medical technology
    Stefan Timmermans
    Department of Sociology, Brandeis University, MS 071 Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 25:97-114. 2003
  4. pmc Changes in the use of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a model for diffusion of medical technology
    Alois Gratwohl
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Haematologica 95:637-43. 2010
  5. ncbi Knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of students from a medicine faculty, dentistry faculty, and medical technology Vocational Training School toward HIV/AIDS
    Ozge Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 23:153-60. 2010
  6. ncbi Self-care among persons using advanced medical technology at home
    Angelika Fex
    Department of Nursing, Health and Culture, University West, Trollhattan, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:2809-17. 2009
  7. ncbi The lifetime costs and benefits of medical technology
    David M Cutler
    Harvard University, Department of Economics, 1875 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Health Econ 26:1081-100. 2007
  8. ncbi [Attitudes to the use of a decision support method when introducing new medical technology at the University Hospital of Copenhagen]
    Jørgen Folkersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2069-74. 2006
  9. pmc Distributed network, wireless and cloud computing enabled 3-D ultrasound; a new medical technology paradigm
    Arie Meir
    Center for Bioengineering in the Service of Humanity and Society, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS ONE 4:e7974. 2009
  10. ncbi The challenge of "sperm ships": the need for the global regulation of medical technology
    D Hunter
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, Co Londonderry BT521SA, UK
    J Med Ethics 34:552-6. 2008

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Publications232 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi [An investigation of medical circumstances of the long-term hospitalized severely mentally and physically handicapped children in Sapporo district]
    T Ujiie
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Hokkaido Prefectural Sapporo, Remedial Center for Handicapped Children, Hokkaido
    No To Hattatsu 25:543-7. 1993
    ..severely mentally and physically handicapped children have severe brain dysfunction which needs high medical technology and professionals...
  2. ncbi [An ideal of future medical technologist and a relation with clinical laboratory physician]
    Mitsuharu Murase
    Division of Medical Technology, Ehime University Hospital, Ehime pref 791 0295
    Rinsho Byori 53:407-12. 2005
    ..Therefore it is for medical technologists to contribute to medical treatment while taking cooperation to be a clinical laboratory physician...
  3. ncbi The practice of medical technology
    Stefan Timmermans
    Department of Sociology, Brandeis University, MS 071 Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 25:97-114. 2003
    ..We divide the literature into three theoretical perspectives: technological determinism views medical technology as a political force to shape social relationships, social essentialism emphasizes how medical technologies ..
  4. pmc Changes in the use of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a model for diffusion of medical technology
    Alois Gratwohl
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Haematologica 95:637-43. 2010
    ..Innovations in hematology spread rapidly. Factors affecting the speed of introduction, international diffusion, and durability of use of innovations are, however, poorly understood...
  5. ncbi Knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of students from a medicine faculty, dentistry faculty, and medical technology Vocational Training School toward HIV/AIDS
    Ozge Turhan
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 23:153-60. 2010
    ..examine the level of knowledge about HIV/AIDS among students from a medicine faculty, dentistry faculty, and medical technology vocational training school, to investigate attitudes and behaviour, and differences between first- and last-..
  6. ncbi Self-care among persons using advanced medical technology at home
    Angelika Fex
    Department of Nursing, Health and Culture, University West, Trollhattan, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 18:2809-17. 2009
    This study aimed to describe lived experiences of self-care among persons using advanced medical technology at home.
  7. ncbi The lifetime costs and benefits of medical technology
    David M Cutler
    Harvard University, Department of Economics, 1875 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Health Econ 26:1081-100. 2007
    ..The results show that revascularization is associated with over 1 year of additional life expectancy, at a cost of about $40,000. Revascularization, or other treatments correlated with it, appears to be highly cost-effective...
  8. ncbi [Attitudes to the use of a decision support method when introducing new medical technology at the University Hospital of Copenhagen]
    Jørgen Folkersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:2069-74. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc Distributed network, wireless and cloud computing enabled 3-D ultrasound; a new medical technology paradigm
    Arie Meir
    Center for Bioengineering in the Service of Humanity and Society, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS ONE 4:e7974. 2009
    ..In this paper we introduce a new medical technology paradigm centered on wireless technology and cloud computing that was designed to overcome the problems of ..
  10. ncbi The challenge of "sperm ships": the need for the global regulation of medical technology
    D Hunter
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, Co Londonderry BT521SA, UK
    J Med Ethics 34:552-6. 2008
    ..We discuss this challenge to the regulation of healthcare and suggest a few tentative solutions...
  11. ncbi The impact of economics on changing medical technology with reference to critical care medicine in the United States
    Eric L Bloomfield
    Department of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    Anesth Analg 96:418-25. 2003
  12. ncbi Clinical training stress and autonomic nervous function in female medical technology students: analysis of heart rate variability and 1/f fluctuation
    Ken Saito
    Department of Chronomedicine, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    J Med Invest 55:227-30. 2008
    ..the level of stress induced by clinical training, ambulatory electrocardiograms from 12 healthy female medical technology students were recorded and the spectral components of heart rate variability (HRV) were analyzed as an index ..
  13. ncbi Appropriate medical technology for perinatal care in low-resource countries
    J Wyatt
    Institute for Women s Health, University College London, London, UK
    Ann Trop Paediatr 28:243-51. 2008
    ..Unless the major financial, logistical and educational challenges are overcome to ensure that suitable medical devices are made widely available, improvements in global perinatal care will be severely constrained...
  14. ncbi 'At least we tried everything': about binary thinking, anticipated decision regret, and the imperative character of medical technology
    Tjeerd Tymstra
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 28:131. 2007
  15. pmc Racial differences in attitudes toward innovative medical technology
    Peter W Groeneveld
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:559-63. 2006
    ..New medical technologies are used at different rates among whites and blacks. This variation may be partially explained by racial differences in patient innovativeness-the propensity of patients to adopt unfamiliar therapies...
  16. ncbi Medical technology in the intensive care unit
    Damon C Scales
    Department of Critical Care, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 10:238-45. 2004
  17. pmc Prevalence of medical technology assistance among children in Massachusetts in 1987 and 1990
    J S Palfrey
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Public Health Rep 109:226-33. 1994
    ..to determine the size, pattern of distribution, and trends in the population of children assisted by medical technology. The authors obtained an unduplicated count of all Massachusetts children from 3 months to 18 years of age ..
  18. ncbi Changing educational paradigms in transfusion medicine and cellular therapies: development of a profession
    Elaine Osier Hathaway
    Alaska Native Medical Center, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Transfusion 45:172S-88S. 2005
    ..It is hoped, successful implementation of changes in educational paradigms in transfusion medicine may lead to a renaissance within our workforce-generations working together, each sharing and learning from one another...
  19. ncbi Building the lab workforce of the future
    Chad Koele
    Aerotek Scientific, LLC, Hanover, MD, USA
    MLO Med Lab Obs 36:28-9. 2004
  20. ncbi [Education concerning pathological/cytological diagnosis at 4-year colleges]
    Toshio Fukuda
    Course of Medical Laboratory Sciences, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Gunma University, Maebashi
    Rinsho Byori 55:568-73. 2007
    ..Many universities have established graduate courses combined with employment, and an increasing number of cytotechnologists have acquired specialized knowledge and perform research activities based on knowledge from their routine work...
  21. ncbi The doctorate in clinical laboratory science: CLS education beyond the baccalaureate
    Elizabeth Kenimer Leibach
    Department of Biomedical and Radiological Technologies, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 0500, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 21:78-81. 2008
  22. ncbi [Proper recognition of the laboratory testing is keenly needed to keep the meaning for existence of both hospital in-house laboratories and commercial referral laboratories]
    Tomohiro Samori
    Rinsho Byori . 2003
  23. ncbi [Progress of the Laboratory Consultation Office in Kyoto Prefectural University Hospital]
    Tohru Inaba
    Department of Molecular Genetics and Laboratory Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto 602 8566
    Rinsho Byori 54:1013-7. 2006
    ..We believe that the laboratory consultation office contributes as a new medical service of our hospital to outpatients...
  24. ncbi Educating laboratory staff for the future
    Joeline D Davidson
    West Georgia Medical Center, LaGrange, Georgia, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:374-9. 2002
    ..This will be an important step toward addressing the staffing crisis in the laboratory...
  25. ncbi CLS competencies expected at entry-level and beyond
    Susan J Beck
    Division of Clinical Laboratory Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7145, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 15:220-8. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi [Education of medical technologists in North America]
    Hiroshi Kondo
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Science, Osaka Prefectural College of Health Sciences, Habikino 583 8555
    Rinsho Byori 51:480-4. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi Re: Clin Lab Sci 21(2) D D Beck. May 20, 2008. Progress of the DCLS
    Michael Yu
    Clin Lab Sci 21:133. 2008
  28. ncbi Is a paradigm shift in US healthcare reimbursement inevitable?
    August M Watanabe
    Guidant Corporation, Indianapolis, Ind, USA
    Circulation 109:1456-9. 2004
  29. ncbi Clinical laboratory sciences curriculum redevelopment: an application of change theories
    Lillian Mundt
    Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 20:72-9. 2007
    ..In addition, the authors demonstrate the need for creation of this entry-level program and provide a curriculum outline...
  30. ncbi Clinical laboratory science: A profession with honors
    Joel D Hubbard
    School of Allied Health, Department of Laboratory Science and Primary Care, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, 3601 Fourth Street, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 19:139-43. 2006
    ..A CLS honors program not only benefits the student but also the faculty involved and the program curriculum...
  31. ncbi The doctorate in clinical laboratory science: an executive summary
    Elizabeth Kenimer Leibach
    Department of Biomedical and Radiological Technologies, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912 0500, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 21:134-7. 2008
    ..The intent of the article is to support the marketing of these new practitioners and to provide the conceptual frame and links to data for proposals required to implement educational programs for them...
  32. ncbi Medical laboratory workforce trends and projections: what is past is prologue
    Kory Ward-Cook
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:364-9. 2002
    ..This article reviews major studies of staffing strategies and outlines strategies of the American Hospital Association to ease the current shortage crisis...
  33. ncbi Part III: tradition in transition. Can technology bridge the personnel gap?
    Carren Bersch
    MLO Med Lab Obs 39:4, 6. 2007
  34. ncbi President Susanne Garay discusses the changing complexion of Remel. Interview by Dottie Dunham
    Susanne Garay
    Remel Inc, USA
    MLO Med Lab Obs 36:24-5. 2004
  35. ncbi [Mandatory postgraduate medical training in Japan--present state of Nihon University as a private medical school]
    Kazunari Kumasaka
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Nihon University School of Medicine, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 8610
    Rinsho Byori 51:362-6. 2003
    ....
  36. ncbi [Compliance with the core curriculum of laboratory medicine (private school)]
    Yasushi Takagi
    Department of Clinical Pathology, Showa University School of Medicine, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo 142 8666
    Rinsho Byori 51:352-6. 2003
    ..The GIO of the clinical practice at 5th grade was for the post-graduate clinical training. This revision is expected to improve education and result in better doctors...
  37. ncbi [The correspondence between the clinical laboratory medicine and the core curriculum of national universities]
    Isao Kitajima
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Toyama 930 0194
    Rinsho Byori 51:357-61. 2003
    ..To this basic curriculum addition of an elective curriculum will be required, providing individual or unique training programs based on student needs and the educational principles of each university...
  38. ncbi [The need for a postgraduate training curriculum in anatomic pathology/clinical pathology in Japan--a personal experience]
    Toshiaki Fukatsu
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Nagoya Ekisaikai Hospital, Nagoya 454 8502
    Rinsho Byori 50:339-42. 2002
    ..It took me about 20 years to become a fully qualified pathologist. I think that a systematic curriculum for postgraduate training in anatomic pathology/clinical pathology should be indispensable to pathologists...
  39. ncbi [The proposed educational reforms of the undergraduate medical school curriculum and the postgraduate clinical training system]
    Junko Ono
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka 814 0180
    Rinsho Byori 51:349-51. 2003
    ..At first, the progress of these reforms is summarized in order for the participants to obtain a better understanding of the undergoing reforms...
  40. ncbi [Undergraduate education of laboratory medicine in Hirosaki University School of Medicine]
    Masaru Shoji
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Hirosaki 036 8562
    Rinsho Byori 51:1118-23. 2003
    ..Although we need supply of directors manpower, we hope that all of the students can acquire quality of the generally permissive six year of medical school and prepare postgraduate educational programs through our education courses...
  41. ncbi Inventing our future: training the next generation of surgeon innovators
    Thomas M Krummel
    Stanford University, Stanford, California Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Stanford, CA 94305 5784, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 15:309-18. 2006
    ..Multi-disciplinary teams (surgeons, engineers, business grads) are assembled to educate a generation of translators, who can bridge the gap between scientific and technologic advances and the needs of the physician and the patient...
  42. ncbi Tech.Sight. Robotic laboratory automation
    James Boyd
    Department of Pathology at the University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Science 295:517-8. 2002
  43. ncbi [Educational program of clinical laboratory medicine to develop the ability to use proper laboratory examinations in medical practice]
    Keiko Nakai
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Iwate Medical University, Morioka 020 8505
    Rinsho Byori 51:1132-7. 2003
    ..We need further trials to achieve the goal, i.e. education to develop the ability to use proper laboratory examinations in medical practice, as a good clinical doctor...
  44. ncbi [Education of clinical laboratory medicine in the premedical course of Fukushima Medical University]
    Hiroshi Yoshida
    Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima 960 1247
    Rinsho Byori 51:1150-3. 2003
    ....
  45. ncbi [New medical education of laboratory medicine at Tohoku University]
    Tadao Funato
    Division of Molecular Diagnostics, Tohoku University, School of Medicine, Sendai 980 8574
    Rinsho Byori 51:1144-9. 2003
    ..The objects of our course are to encourage and promote the highest standards of training and post-graduate education of physicians and scientists at our university...
  46. ncbi The role of the medical laboratory director
    Richard C Friedberg
    Department of Pathology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Baystate Health, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    Clin Lab Med 27:719-31, v. 2007
    ..At the same time, the Medical Director must be able to measure and demonstrate the value of his/her contribution in today's competitive environment...
  47. ncbi Talking with Randy Daniel. Interview by Celia Stevens
    Randy Daniel
    Dade Behring North America Customer Management, USA
    MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-3. 2003
  48. ncbi The role, duties and responsibilities of technologists in the clinical laboratory
    John Wood
    Department of Chemical Pathology, Southampton University Hospitals, NHS Trust, Tremona Rd, SO16 6YD, Southampton, UK
    Clin Chim Acta 319:127-32. 2002
    ..This has changed the role of the technologist, encouraging them to broaden their knowledge and take on new skills and responsibility...
  49. ncbi [Consulting work cited in the hospital laboratory annual progress report of the laboratory information and consulting work and its role in Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University Hospital]
    Keiji Yamaguchi
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University Hospital, Toyama 930 0194
    Rinsho Byori 53:609-16. 2005
    ..We want to compile and share database of laboratory information. Then we can contribute to the area medical care...
  50. ncbi Duties and responsibilities of laboratory scientists
    Eleftherios P Diamandis
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Chim Acta 319:111-5. 2002
    ..The new developments in science and technology suggest that we are yet to realize the best times of this exciting profession...
  51. ncbi Technology, geriatric practice, and the future of psychiatry
    Myron L Pulier
    Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:269-72. 2007
  52. ncbi Dick Aderman says Roche's partners expand horizons. Interview by Dana Cooper
    Dick Aderman
    Roche Diagnostics, North America, USA
    MLO Med Lab Obs 36:28-9. 2004
  53. ncbi Harvesting the bounty of research
    Charles R Meyer
    Minn Med 86:2. 2003
  54. ncbi Job loss, human capital job feature, and work condition job feature as distinct job insecurity constructs
    Gary Blau
    Human Resource Administration Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    J Allied Health 33:31-41. 2004
    ..Using correlation and path analysis, different significant relationships of antecedent variables and subsequent organizational withdrawal cognitions to these three types of job insecurity were found...
  55. ncbi Career development strategies. The learning department, Part I
    Ronald B Pickett
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:361-3. 2003
  56. ncbi Where the heroes are: testing in a war zone
    James Branch
    MLO Med Lab Obs 40:30, 32-4, 36. 2008
  57. ncbi Personnel standards and quality assurance practices of biochemical genetic testing laboratories in the United States
    Margaret M McGovern
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:71-6. 2003
    ..However, a study designed to determine clinical laboratory practices with regard to biochemical genetic testing has not been carried out...
  58. ncbi Growing your own: a long-term solution to your staffing needs
    Valerie Polansky
    Medical Laboratory Technology Program, St Petersburg College, St Petersburg, Florida, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:178-81. 2003
  59. ncbi Correlates of fundamental skills versus complex skills for medical technologists
    Gary Blau
    HRA Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    J Allied Health 32:3-9. 2003
    ..Complex skills time acquisition had a stronger positive relationship to complex skills than the relationship of fundamental skills time acquisition to fundamental skills...
  60. ncbi Tecan's Jan Timmers' view of tomorrow's trends and training. Interview by Carren Bersch
    Jan Timmers
    MLO Med Lab Obs 35:32-3. 2003
  61. ncbi The value of the laboratory professional in the continuum of care
    Rodney W Forsman
    Mayo Collaborative Services, Inc, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:370-3. 2002
    ..Fostering the growth of community laboratory insourcing compounds these benefits and provides an environment for the creation of job enrichment opportunities...
  62. ncbi Where the heroes are: a tribute to military MLTs
    Carren Bersch
    MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-5. 2003
  63. ncbi Promoting success: educational interventions for students with special needs
    Eileen M Patton
    Medical Technology Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:273-80. 2003
  64. ncbi The lab shortage crisis: a practical approach
    Roger Beckering
    Histotechnology Program, Argosy University Twin Cities, Bloomington, MN, USA
    MLO Med Lab Obs 35:48-50. 2003
  65. ncbi What to do when your lab is sold and how to hire MTs and MLTs when there is a tech shortage
    Christopher S Frings
    MLO Med Lab Obs 34:22, 24, 28-9. 2002
  66. ncbi Mentorship: a successful tool for recruitment, recognition, and advancement
    Judy Bernice
    Health Diagnostics, Melrose, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:386-90. 2002
    ..has become increasingly difficult as decreased numbers of qualified medical technologists graduate from medical technology programs...
  67. ncbi Where are we going? Health-care professionals and the staffing crisis
    Linda J Masin
    Ancillary Services, Deaconess Billings Clinic, Billings, Montana, USA
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:293-6. 2003
  68. ncbi On mentoring
    Linda D Lemery
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:63-9. 2002
    ..Mentors, protégés, and organizations benefit. As the average working laboratorian population ages toward retirement, organizations may wish to develop mentoring programs to help retain unwritten operations knowledge in the workplace...
  69. ncbi Practice levels and educational needs for clinical laboratory personnel
    Susan J Beck
    Division of Clinical Laboratory Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7145, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 21:68-77. 2008
  70. ncbi Virtue has its own reward, but no box office
    Carren Bersch
    MLO Med Lab Obs 35:22-3. 2003
  71. ncbi Ditto to four letter-writers
    Shirley Saltarelli
    MLO Med Lab Obs 40:8, 10. 2008
  72. ncbi State licensure update: giving voice to the value and vision
    Kathy Hansen
    Clin Lab Sci 18:194-5. 2005
  73. ncbi Winners of the MLO 2002 Laboratory Contest. Heroes behind the scenes
    Tana Sembiante
    MLO Med Lab Obs 34:16. 2002
  74. ncbi [Education and research in the division of biomedical and engineering technology]
    Tadao Funato
    Department of Laboratory Science, School of Health Science, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto
    Rinsho Byori 55:579-83. 2007
    ..Health care relates to bolstering human health from a broad global perspective that encompasses the aspects of environment, health and welfare, and disease prevention...
  75. ncbi [Guidelines: some considerations on one of the cultural instruments on which the switch in the National Health System can be based]
    R Lionetto
    Servizio di Epidemiologia Clinica e Sperimentazioni Controllate, E.O. Ospedali Galliera, Genova
    Ital Heart J Suppl 1:617-31. 2000
    ..a market far from ideal today) meet: the patient, the doctor, the manager, and the industry involved in medical technology. Guidelines should be disseminated and implemented: simply having evidence available does not necessarily ..
  76. ncbi The review process used by US health care plans to evaluate new medical technology for coverage
    C A Steiner
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:294-302. 1996
    ..How a health plan evaluates a new medical technology for coverage varies with identifiable plan characteristics.
  77. pmc Antifungal resistance in yeast vaginitis
    E Dun
    School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 72:281-5. 1999
    ..Second, medical technology has increased the life span of seriously immune compromised individuals, yet these individuals are ..
  78. ncbi Taking charge: death control as an emergent women's issue
    B J Logue
    Center for Policy Research and Planning, Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning, Jackson 39211 6453
    Women Health 17:97-121. 1991
    Advances in medical technology in recent decades have produced an array of life-sustaining technologies which can delay the moment of death for almost everyone, making the timing and circumstances of death more a matter of deliberate ..
  79. ncbi [Quality of life of children with chronic neurological diseases: introductory remarks]
    K Nihei
    Department of Neurology, National Children's Hospital, Tokyo
    No To Hattatsu 28:199-201. 1996
    Recent advances in medical technology, such as an assisted ventilation, have made a big impact on pediatrics. With such a progress, many children with intractable diseases have survived intact...
  80. ncbi Frequently asked questions at the Quality Control Centre Switzerland (CSCQ)
    Peter Hagemann
    Quality Control Centre Switzerland, Chene Bourg
    Clin Lab 51:653-6. 2005
    ..Well formulated single questions or remarks from different sources, together with the institutionalized practice of process evaluation, can lead to specific measures...
  81. pmc Adoption of new surgical technology
    Charles B Wilson
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0112, USA
    BMJ 332:112-4. 2006
  82. ncbi Appropriate technology to prevent maternal mortality: current research requirements
    Vivien Davis Tsu
    PATH, Seattle, WA, USA
    BJOG 112:1213-8. 2005
    ..Appropriate collaborations of investigators and other stakeholders and adequate financial resources are urgently needed to move the research agenda forward...
  83. ncbi [Participation of the clinical laboratory in the nutrition support team]
    Nobuhiro Otsu
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Yamagata University Hospital, Yamagata 990 9585
    Rinsho Byori 54:67-72. 2006
    ....
  84. ncbi [Current state and problem of collecting blood--from medical technologists standpoint]
    Hitoshi Asayama
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Kishiwada City Hospital, Kishiwada 596 0822
    Rinsho Byori 53:920-2. 2005
    ..Here I would like to describe current issues of collecting blood from the point of view of medical technologists...
  85. pmc Painting the history of cardiology
    David Lomas
    School of Arts, Histories, Cultures, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
    BMJ 331:1533-5. 2005
  86. ncbi [Integrative medicine in health science education]
    Hiroto Koike
    Division of Natural Medicine, Aoyama Institute of Women s and Natural Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Minato ku, Tokyo 107 0061
    Rinsho Byori 54:292-4. 2006
    ..We hope that Clinical Laboratory Science Education will develop further in the future...
  87. ncbi IT empowered anaesthesiologist
    Anil Karlekar
    Ann Card Anaesth 10:13-8. 2007
  88. ncbi Switzerland: the pragmatics of business
    Gilberto Bestetti
    Med Device Technol 19:58, 60-1. 2008
    Switzerland has a population of seven million and approximately 600 medical technology companies are located there. This equates to one company per 12 thousand people and arguably the highest density in the world...
  89. ncbi A survey of quality indicator use in the clinical laboratory
    Lesley Jane Preston
    US Public Health Service Indian Health Service, Hopi Health Care Center, Keams Canyon, AZ, USA
    Clin Lab Sci 21:25-32. 2008
    ....
  90. ncbi A change of heart
    Jeanne Mettner
    Minn Med 91:24-9. 2008
  91. ncbi Communicating a clinical problem to the engineers: towards a common methodology
    R Olszewski
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:269-74. 2008
    ....
  92. ncbi Economic evaluation of innovative technologies in health care should include a short-run perspective
    Eddy M M Adang
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and HTA, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, HP138, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 9:381-4. 2008
    ..This paper addresses the potential paradox between long-run and short-run efficiency in health care and explores possibilities to overcome hurdles to implementation due to that paradox...
  93. ncbi New technologies to evaluate esophageal function
    Karthik Ravi
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 4:829-37. 2007
    ....
  94. pmc Who needs cause-of-death data?
    Peter Byass
    Umeå International Schoolof Public Health, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS Med 4:e333. 2007
  95. ncbi A profile of technology-assisted children and young people in north west England
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester
    Paediatr Nurs 20:18-20. 2008
    To obtain a profile of children and young people in north west England who needed the ongoing support of medical technology.
  96. pmc A "Queen of Hearts" trial of organ markets: why Scheper-Hughes's objections to markets in human organs fail
    J S Taylor
    Department of Philosophy, The College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
    J Med Ethics 33:201-4. 2007
    ..In this paper, the author will expose and correct these mischaracterisations and, in so doing, show that her objections to markets in human organs are unfounded...
  97. ncbi Assessing the wellbeing of cytoscreeners: experience in two NHS cytology laboratories
    R Dowie
    Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK
    Cytopathology 17:366-73. 2006
    ..Cytoscreeners and biomedical scientists undertake routine microscopy of slides, but the scientists usually have a wider professional role. Attitudinal surveys were carried out in laboratories where LBC was partially introduced...
  98. ncbi Much cheaper, almost as good: decrementally cost-effective medical innovation
    Aaron L Nelson
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, and Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:662-7. 2009
    ..001 to 0.021 quality-adjusted life-years (approximately 8 hours to 1 week). These findings demonstrate the rarity of decrementally cost-effective innovations in the medical literature...
  99. ncbi Hidden specialties
    Thomas Hayden
    US News World Rep 137:51-2, 54, 56 passim. 2004
  100. ncbi An improved draft guidance to process validation
    M E Donawa
    Donawa and Associates Ltd, Rome, Italy
    Med Device Technol 10:10-2. 1999
    ..This article discusses the contents and usefulness of the latest draft process validation guidance document...
  101. ncbi The impact of the Austrian hospital financing reform on hospital productivity: empirical evidence on efficiency and technology changes using a non-parametric input-based Malmquist approach
    M Sommersguter-Reichmann
    Institute of Industrial Management, University of Graz, Austria
    Health Care Manag Sci 3:309-21. 2000
    ..The results illustrated a considerably positive shift in technology between 1996 and 1998, whereas the intended enhancement in technical efficiency has not yet taken place...

Research Grants40

  1. Novel On-line Education in Protection of Human Subjects
    Barry Coller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Questionnaires for researchers and data queries of the educational system will be designed to conduct research describing the impact of the training program on trainees and investigators. ..
  2. High Throughput Screen for Novel Inhibitors of Platelet Integrin alphaIIb-beta3
    Barry Coller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Imaging Tracking Device for Cancer Interventions
    Kirby Vosburgh; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  4. Matrix remodeling in the lung during HIV infection
    LYNN SCHNAPP; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Promoting Self-Care with Telehomecare: Impact on Outcome
    Kathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings will help guide optimal use of telehomecare in promoting self-care in the growing population of chronically ill elders whose conditions are characterized by high morbidity, complex therapies and poor quality and cost outcomes. ..
  6. Biologic Mechanisms:Tooth Movement & Craniofacial Adapta
    James Mah; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The audience of approximately 300 will be comprised of basic scientists (40%), clinicians (35%), and students (25%). A proceedings book will be published 8-10 months after the conference and distributed world-wide. ..
  7. Contractures: Molecular Remodeling of MTJ and Muscle
    Eric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..All profiles with the MTJ expression signatures will be released to the public via our existing Oracle Web database. The MTJs will be isolated by laser capture microscopy well established in the laboratory. ..
  8. FIELD CENTER - GENETICS OF HYPERTENSION
    Richard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The resulting synthesis of ideas and amassed data permits rigorous hypothesis testing not otherwise possible and will hasten understanding of the previously elusive genetic variation responsible for disease risk. ..
  9. Impact of Poor Health & AIDS on Small Businesses in SA
    Mark Pauly; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They will be useful for predicting the effect of changes in health on economic activity in this sector, and for allocating resources for disease prevention and treatment. ..
  10. KALLIKREINS AS DIAGNOSTIC MARKERS OF OVARIAN CARCINOMA
    Eleftherios Diamandis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Prevention/diagnosis/fungal infections/transplantation
    Barbara Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This approach will shorten the time from development to clinical implementation in therapeutic trials and guidelines. ..
  12. Integrated Standardized Express. Analytical Tools
    Eric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Improving Hypertension Treatment in Africa
    Richard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Whether our project yields a "positive" or "negative" result in relation to the main goal of identifying an effective clinical method, the outcome will have far-reaching implications for health care policy in that region. ..
  14. A FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS HEART & LUNG DEVELOP. PROGRAM
    Eric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Human Kallikrein 4 (hK4): A New Prostatic Biomarker?
    Eleftherios Diamandis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If successful, our research will contribute to the development of new prostatic biomarkers and possibly, to better diagnosis which may lead to better clinical outcomes and reduced healthcare costs. ..
  16. Functional SNPs Associated with Human Muscle Size and Strength
    Eric P Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition, the understanding of genetic variation also will impact our knowledge of basic biochemical pathways dictating muscle structure and function. ..
  17. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF RETT SYNDROME
    Eric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Detailed physical mapping to define physical rearrangements in Xq28 will serve as a basis for testing candidate expressed sequence tags (ESTs) from within the critical region and for eventual gene and protein characterization. ..
  18. HYPERTENSION IN POPULATIONS OF WEST AFRICAN ORIGIN
    Richard Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The African diaspora creates a unique opportunity for these[unreadable] cross-cultural studies.[unreadable]..
  19. Managing Chronic Illness: Telemonitoring vs Telephone
    Kathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Findings regarding health outcomes and advantages and disadvantages of the two interventions will guide the design of a larger clinical trial to compare telemonitoring to telephone disease management. ..
  20. External Costs of Obesity
    Jay Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Steering Flexible Needles in Soft Tissue
    ALLISON MARIKO OKAMURA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  22. NEUROTOXICITY OF METHYLMERCURY ACROSS THE LIFESPAN
    M Newland; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Items 2-4 will be conducted as adults and 3-4 to 30 months of age. At death Hg and either Se or FA profiles will be determined, depending on the cohort. ..
  23. MOLECULAR GENETIC STUDIES OF RECURRENT PREGNANCY LOSS
    Eric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This proposal represents a synergistic collaboration between a laboratory well versed in molecular analysis of inherited traits, and clinicians and epidemiologists with considerable expertise in women's health issues. ..
  24. A New Biomarker for Ovarian Cancer Detection
    Eleftherios Diamandis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In this grant proposal, we describe further studies, which will examine in greater detail, the ability of a test for the amount of this protein in blood to correctly diagnose the presence of ovarian cancer. ..
  25. Proteomics-based approach to ARDS
    LYNN SCHNAPP; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..4. Compare protein profiles from ARDS survivors vs. ARDS non-survivors. These results will be used to develop prediction models for the outcome of lung injury. ..
  26. Functional SNP's Assoc with Human Muscle Size & Strength
    Eric Hoffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The increase in understanding of normal human variation in muscle structure and function will have implications for both health (sports performance) and disease (sarcopenia during aging, atrophy during space flight). ..
  27. Fetal Wound Repair- Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms
    Thomas Krummel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We are uniquely qualified to complete this proposal due to our long history of fetal wound healing research and our successful use of the cellular and molecular techniques described herein. ..
  28. Force and Measurement Device - Phase II
    Rory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..g. playgrounds, parks, etc.). ..
  29. NURSE-MANAGED BP TELEMONITORING WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Nancy Artinian; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Analysis will include a general mixed linear model approach to repeated measures MANOVA and structural equation growth curve modeling. ..
  30. Systematic Reviews in Urologic Diseases
    Timothy Wilt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This will provide rapid dissemination, enhances implementation, and identifies new areas requiring additional research. ..
  31. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF RENAL FIBROSIS
    ERIC NEILSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This understanding may be key to learning how we can further manipulate their participation in renal fibrosis. ..
  32. Biomechanical Modeling for Steerable Needles
    Allison Okamura; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A particular challenge is the development of new modeling techniques that simultaneously handle needle and tissue deformation. ..
  33. Patient-Reported Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening
    Steven Woolf; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Provider and patient focus groups will inform final interpretation of the barriers survey results. The study will provide essential data for prioritizing strategies to improve CRC screening rates. ..
  34. Nanostenting Hydrogels for Sinus Surgery
    RICHARD ORLANDI; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results of these Phase I studies will determine the feasibility and the optimal chemical properties of a nanostenting HA gel for human trials. ..
  35. Haptic Feedback for Robot-Assisted Surgical Systems
    Allison Okamura; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. The significance of racial segregation for CV disease
    Mary Vaughan Sarrazin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The knowledge gained from this study about the significance of segregation as a determinant of racial disparity will be essential for designing effective strategies for eliminating disparities. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. THE ROLE OF WALL STRESS DISTRIBUTION IN ABDOMINAL AORTIC
    Mark Fillinger; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The results from this study will provide critical insight into the role of wall stresses during AAA disease progression and rupture, and may give clinicians a noninvasive tool to more ..
  38. Advanced 3D Control Techniques for Powered Wheelchairs
    Rory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This pilot study will provide the means to conduct a large-scale trial designed to implement robust controllers in electric powered wheelchairs and test the effect on safety, mobility, and community participation. ..
  39. Impact of Certificate of Need on the Use of Revascularization for AMI
    Mary Vaughan Sarrazin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., revascularization, mortality) and Cox regression with stratification for time-to-event outcomes (e.g., time to readmission). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. After-hours communication support for hospice family caregivers and patients
    Karen Courtney; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will explore if using a videophone for after-hours phone calls between hospice nurses and family caregivers leads to better caregiver and patient management of pain and higher levels of quality of life for both. ..