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A “Fundamental Theorem” of Biomedical Informatics

Charles P. Friedman.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 1079 words.

Abstract

This paper proposes, in words and pictures, a “fundamental theorem” to help clarify what informatics is and what it is not. In words, the theorem...

A “Kelp-Like” Microorganism Within the Belly

Marie-Alix De Kyvon, Claudia Carvalho-Schneider, Adrien Lemaignen, David Dussart, Mathilde Barbaz, Pierre-Guillaume Barbe, Philippe Lanotte, Louis Bernard, Éric Bailly, Jacques Chandenier and Guillaume Desoubeaux.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

October 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 1556 words.

A “One-Two Punch” Leading to Hepatitis C Seroconversion

Ellen H. Nagami, Arthur Y. Kim, Christopher E. Birch, Melinda J. Bowen and Barbara H. McGovern.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 1692 words.

We report a case of acute hepatitis C virus infection that occurred after a traumatic altercation among prison inmates. This report has significant implications for infection control...

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A “Query” Pancreatitis in a Young Shepherdess: An Uncommon Manifestation of Acute Q Fever

Andreas Stein, Bruno Berthet and Didier Raoult.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 1999; p ublished online July 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

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A “Recipe” for Culture Change? Findings From the THRIVE Survey of Culture Change Adopters

Amy Elliot, Lauren W. Cohen, David Reed, Kimberly Nolet and Sheryl Zimmerman.

in The Gerontologist

February 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Gerontology and Ageing; Psychology; Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 3388 words.

Purpose of the Study: Descriptions of culture change adoption are often complex and varied, creating a challenge for those seeking guidance about...

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A 10-Food Group Dietary Diversity Score Outperforms a 7-Food Group Score in Characterizing Seasonal Variability and Micronutrient Adequacy in Rural Zambian Children

Bess L Caswell, Sameera A Talegawkar, Ward Siamusantu, Keith P West and Amanda C Palmer.

in The Journal of Nutrition

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Dietetics and Nutrition; Biochemistry; Food Microbiology; Gut Microbiology. 7406 words.

Abstract

Background

Dietary diversity scores and dichotomous indicators derived from them are widely used to assess...

A 10-year Review of Clostridium difficile Infection in Acute Care Hospitals in the United States

Ruihong Luo, Tamar Barlam and Janice Weinberg.

in Open Forum Infectious Diseases

P ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

Abstract

Background

Many strategies reported to decrease CDI occurrence have been implemented in acute care...

A 10-Year-Old Girl with a Rash and Abdominal Pain

Philip A. Mackowiak.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 205 words.

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A 10-Year-Old Girl with a Rash and Abdominal Pain

Philip A. Mackowiak, Paula Newton and Riva Kamat.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 710 words.

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A 125 bp region of the Ig VH1 promoter is sufficient to confer lymphocyte-specific expression in transgenic mice

Nicole Avitahl and Kathryn Calame.

in International Immunology

September 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Immunology; Biological Sciences. 0 words.

Ig variable region (VH) promoters are active only in B cells and extinction experiments suggest that they are negatively regulated in non-B lineage cells. In contrast to the multiple...

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A 12-Month–Interval Dosing Study in Adults Indicates That a Single Dose of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine Induces a Robust Neutralizing Antibody Response

Anna P. Durbin, Beth D. Kirkpatrick, Kristen K. Pierce, Marya P. Carmolli, Cecilia M. Tibery, Palmtama L. Grier, Noreen Hynes, Kari Opert, Adrienne P. Jarvis, Beulah P. Sabundayo, Benjamin D. McElvany, Eli A. Sendra, Catherine J. Larsson, Matthew Jo, Janece M. Lovchik, Catherine J. Luke, Mary C. Walsh, Ellen A. Fraser, Kanta Subbarao and Stephen S. Whitehead.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

September 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2803 words.

The ideal dengue vaccine will provide protection against all serotypes of dengue virus and will be economical and uncomplicated in its administration. To determine the ability of a single...

A 12-Month-Old Boy With Pneumonia and Hepatitis

Laura Levitt, Allison Messina, Juan Dumois, Ignacio Gonzalez-Gomez and David M. Berman.

Edited by Philip A. Mackowiak.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

June 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 736 words.

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A 12-Month-Old Male Infant Admitted With Pneumonia, Failure to Thrive, and Hepatitis

Edited by Philip A. Mackowiak.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

June 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 249 words.

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A 12-Week Iyengar Yoga Program Improved Balance and Mobility in Older Community-Dwelling People: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Anne Tiedemann, Sandra O’Rourke, Romina Sesto and Catherine Sherrington.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

September 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4944 words.

Background.

Exercise that challenges balance can improve mobility and prevent falls in older adults. Yoga as a physical activity option for older adults is...

A 12-Year Follow-up on the Long-Term Effectiveness of the Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine in 4 Nordic Countries

Susanne K Kjaer, Mari Nygård, Joakim Dillner, J Brooke Marshall, David Radley, Meng Li, Christian Munk, Bo T Hansen, Lara G Sigurdardottir, Maria Hortlund, Laufey Tryggvadottir, Amita Joshi, Rituparna Das and Alfred J Saah.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

January 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4440 words.

Abstract

Background

The long-term effectiveness of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (qHPV) vaccine was...

A 12-Year Follow-up Study of Ankle Muscle Function in Older Adults

Karen J. Winegard, Audrey L. Hicks, Digby G. Sale and Anthony A. Vandervoort.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

May 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 0 words.

The purpose of this study was to examine changes in strength over time in a cohort of healthy elderly people who underwent assessments of ankle muscle function 12 years earlier. The...

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A 13-Year-Old Boy with Ataxia 4 Weeks after a Near-Drowning Accident

Philip A. Mackowiak.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

August 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 276 words.

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A 13-Year-Old Boy with Ataxia 4 Weeks after a Near-Drowning Accident

Philip A. Mackowiak, Mey León, Jorge Alave, Eduardo Chaparro, Beatriz Bustamante and Carlos Seas.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

August 2010; p ublished online August 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 989 words.

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A 14-Year-Old Boy With Nodules on His Feet

Grace D. Appiah, Grace F. Kao, Wynn H. Kao and Roberta L. DeBiasi.

in Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

September 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 1050 words.

A 15-Year Longitudinal Follow-Up Study of Heart Rate and Heart Rate Variability in Healthy Elderly Persons

Hirofumi Tasaki, Takumi Serita, Akiko Irita, Osamu Hano, Ivan Iliev, Chiaki Ueyama, Kouei Kitano, Shinji Seto, Motonobu Hayano and Katsusuke Yano.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 3221 words.

Background. Few researchers have conducted heart rate (HR) studies in healthy very elderly subjects aged 70 years or older, and there are no...

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