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Ebert Ellen S - - 2011
A one-year angler intercept survey was conducted on Choccolocco Creek, a rural, limited access tributary to the Coosa River in northeastern Alabama. The purpose of the survey was to collect data and information about the behaviors and fish consumption habits of the recreational anglers who fish there. Nine survey locations ...
Richter Randy R - - 2011
BackgroundEvidence-based practice (EBP) is an important paradigm in health care. Physical therapists report lack of knowledge and time constraints as barriers to EBP.ObjectiveThe purpose of this technical report is to illustrate how Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), a controlled vocabulary thesaurus of indexing terms, is used to efficiently search MEDLINE, the ...
Bonner Bryan L - - 2011
Group success is dependent on both the knowledge of group members and the extent to which the group can access this knowledge. This research focuses on promoting effective knowledge transfer in group members by facilitating their use of extant knowledge when solving novel problems and examines how this affects subsequent ...
Buccicardi Duccio - - 2011
The aim of our prospective study was to compare patient tolerance of laxative free fecal tagging regimen (LFT) versus traditional cathartic cleansing (TC). 264 patients, at average risk for development of colorectal cancer (105 men and 159 women; mean age 62 years ± 5 SD), underwent 32 rows CT colonography. Patients were ...
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Campos-Soldini Mp - - 2011
Epicauta includes two subgenera, and within the nominotypical subgenus several species groups. Analyzing species of southern South America, a set of species of Epicauta has the particularity to present two distinctive characters which separates this group from the other species groups of American Epicauta: color pattern of pubescence in elytra ...
Frade Marco Andrey Cipriani - - 2011
BACKGROUND: The natural biomembrane of latex extracted from Hevea brasiliensis has been used as a dressing for skin ulcers. OBJECTIVES: To evaluate how safe the natural biomembrane is in relation to hypersensitivity to latex when used as a dressing. METHODS: We selected patients with skin ulcers, forming the following groups: ...
Durrani Naveed-Ur-Rehman - - 2011
A term baby with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) underwent surgical repair on the second day of life. Postoperatively; the oxygenation index increased to 85 despite high pressure ventilation with HFOV (high frequency oscillator ventilation) and inhaled nitric oxide therapy. Oxygenation index above 70 carries a mortality rate of 94% and ...
da Rocha Carlos Alberto Machado - - 2011
The frequencies of micronuclei (MN) and morphological nuclear abnormalities (NA) in erythrocytes in the peripheral blood of tambaqui (Colossoma macropomum), treated with 2 mg.L(-1) methylmercury (MeHg), were analyzed. Two groups (nine specimens in each) were exposed to MeHg for different periods (group A - 24 h; group B - 120 ...
Park Jae-Yong - - 2011
The premise of this study was that after the correction of hallux-metatarsophalangeal pronation, the intraoperative interphalangeal angle (HIA) increases significantly, and that an additional Akin osteotomy (AO) is often needed. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to evaluate whether HIAs in hallux valgus (HV) feet were underestimated, and to ...
Roach J P - - 2011
The effects of barotrauma on the short-term mortality and physical condition of Australian bass Macquaria novemaculeata were investigated after being: (1) conventionally angled and released during two tournaments in deep impoundments and (2) released untreated or subjected to venting or recompression during a manipulative experiment. All fish were released into ...
Kivlighan Dennis M - - 2011
The group's absence norm, a construct from the applied psychology literature, was used to examine session absences in personal growth groups. Rather than examining the absence norm statically, we modeled it dynamically as a time-varying covariate (Tasca et al., 2010). We also examined moderation by modeling the interaction of the ...
Liu H W - - 2011
The study was conducted to evaluate the effects of different lairage time after 8 h road transport on some blood indicators of welfare and meat quality traits in sheep. A total of 84 Ujimqin male sheep (average body weight 27.5 kg, 6 months old) were randomly allotted to one of seven groups: one ...
Teo Terence K B - - 2011
PURPOSE: To evaluate inferior vena cava (IVC) venograms (ie, cavograms) before filter retrieval to determine the incidence and volume of filter thrombus relative to filter dwell time and evaluate subsequent changes in thrombus volume with additional anticoagulation. MATERIALS AND METHODS: IVC filter retrieval attempts between December 2002 and June 2010 ...
Muikku Maarit - - 2011
A study to determine activity concentrations of (210)Pb and (210)Po in the urine of certain Finnish population groups was conducted, to investigate the variation in natural background level of urinary excretion. The study participants were divided into three groups mainly based on their diet. The first group comprised recreational fishermen ...
Billinger Michael M Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Bern, - - 2011
To test the effect of patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure on neurological events in divers. Prospective, non-randomised, longitudinal three-arm study. Tertiary referral centre. 104 scuba divers with a history of major decompression illness (DCI). Transcutaneous PFO closure. Baseline and three follow-up examinations with a questionnaire about health status and diving ...
Racicot Manon - - 2011
Biosecurity compliance is generally poor in all types of animal production systems around the world. Therefore, it is essential to define strategies to improve the implementation of biosecurity measures. This study evaluated the value of audits and visible cameras on compliance with biosecurity measures required when entering and exiting poultry ...
Rosenberg Robert D RD Department of Radiology, University of New Mexico-HSC, 1 University of New Mexico, HSC 10 5530, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001, USA. - - 2011
To describe the timeliness of follow-up care in community-based settings among women who receive a recommendation for immediate follow-up during the screening mammography process and how follow-up timeliness varies according to facility and facility-level characteristics. This was an institutional review board-approved and HIPAA-compliant study. Screening mammograms obtained from 1996 to ...
Jasinskaja-Lahti Inga - - 2011
This 1-year follow-up study investigated the direct and indirect effects of past, anticipated, and actual experiences of inter-group interactions on the development of national identity and attitudes towards the national majority among ethnic re-migrants (N= 141) from Russia to Finland. According to the results, the quality of past inter-group contact ...
Stabile Giuseppe - - 2011
AimsCatheter ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF) focuses on pulmonary vein (PV) ablation with or without additional atrial substrate modification. These procedures require significant fluoroscopy exposure. A new 3D non-fluoroscopic navigation system (CARTO(®) 3 System, Biosense Webster, CA, USA) that allows precise location visualization of diagnostic and ablation catheters was evaluated ...
Kim Y H - - 2011
Sevoflurane is associated with a high incidence of emergence agitation in children. Midazolam and propofol have been examined with the aim of reducing emergence agitation after sevoflurane anaesthesia. However the effect of both drugs on emergence agitation is still controversial. Therefore we designed this study to measure the effect of ...
Collatusso Claudinei - - 2011
OBJECTIVE: The objective was to analyze the decellularization process with SDS in glutaraldehyde-preserved bovine pericardium as an anticalcification method in a circulatory sheep model. METHODS: The valved tubs were implanted in pulmonary artery position in sheep by 180 days. The animals were divided in two groups of 8 animals: control ...
Britch Seth C - - 2011
The current Department of Defense pest management system does not provide adequate protection from arthropod disease vectors to personnel deployed in support of US military operations. We hypothesized that military camouflage netting, ubiquitous around living and working areas in current US military operations in Africa and the Middle East, treated ...
Shimoni Noa'a - - 2011
: To compare intrauterine device (IUD) use at 6 months in women randomized to receive an intrauterine copper contraceptive 1 week compared with 1 month after medical abortion. : We recruited women undergoing medical abortion with mifepristone and misoprostol and choosing the copper IUD for contraception. We randomly assigned participants ...
Cassoni A - - 2011
AIM: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the activation of resin-modified glass ionomer restorative material (RMGI, Vitremer-3M-ESPE, A3) by halogen lamp (QTH) or light-emitting diode (LED) by Knoop microhardness (KHN) in two storage conditions: 24hrs and 6 months and in two depths (0 and 2 mm). MATERIALS AND ...
Abujudeh Hani H - - 2011
To assess the effect of automatically inserted technical details on the concordance of a radiology report header with the actual procedure performed. The study was IRB approved and informed consent was waived. We obtained radiology report audit data from the hospital's compliance office from the period of January 2005 through ...
Bean Judy A - - 2011
Having demonstrated significant and persistent adverse changes in pulmonary function for asthmatics after 1 hour exposure to brevetoxins in Florida red tide (Karenia brevis bloom) aerosols, we assessed the possible longer term health effects in asthmatics from intermittent environmental exposure to brevetoxins over 7 years. 125 asthmatic subjects were assessed ...
Chapman Dale W - - 2011
It is perceived that long haul travel, comprising of rapid movement across several time zones is detrimental to performance in elite athletes. However, available data is equivocal on the impact of long haul travel on maximal explosive movements. The aim of this study was to quantify the impact of long ...
Espinet Alfredo - - 2011
In the first three experiments two groups of rats received prolonged blocked preexposure to AX-BX or to BX-AX. Experiment 1 showed that conditioning of AX after preexposure resulted in less generalization to BX in the AX-BX group than in the BX-AX group. Experiments 2 and 3 constituted, respectively, retardation and ...
Rockwood Neesha N Department of HIV Medicine, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK. - - 2011
There have been no data presented on the relative rates of the development of renal stones in those receiving ritonavir-boosted atazanavir (ATZ/r) when compared with other commonly used antiretrovirals (ARVs). We compared the rate of development of renal stones in a cohort of HIV-infected individuals attending the Chelsea and Westminster ...
Flemmig Thomas F - - 2012
Supragingivally applied glycine powder air polishing (SupraGPAP) has been shown to remove biofilms in shallow periodontal pockets. This study assesses efficacy and safety of subgingivally applied glycine powder air polishing (SubGPAP) in moderate-to-deep periodontal pockets. Patients with chronic periodontitis and intraoral Porphyromonas gingivalis (P. gingivalis) and Tannerella forsythia who completed ...
Favarato E S - - 2011
This research aimed to evaluate the effect of metoclopramide and ranitidine in the prevention of gastroesophageal reflux episodes during anesthetic procedures. Ninety healthy female dogs were submitted to elective ovariosalpingohisterectomy, randomly divided into three groups of 30 animals. The control group received only the anesthetic protocol. The metoclopramide group received ...
Doshi Rishi R - - 2011
PURPOSE: To provide experimental evidence to support or refute the proposition that the use of surgical face masks and/or avoidance of talking can decrease the dispersion of respiratory flora during an intravitreal injection. METHODS: Ten surgeons recited a 30-second standardized script with blood agar plates positioned 30 cm below their ...
Sokol Andrew I - - 2011
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to show 12-month outcomes of a randomized trial that compared vaginal prolapse repair with and without mesh. STUDY DESIGN: Women with stage ≥2 prolapse were assigned randomly to vaginal repair with or without mesh. The primary outcome was prolapse stage ≤1 at 12 ...
Kibar Yusuf - - 2011
AIMS: To examine whether obstruction changes the expression of prostaglandins (PGs) in bladder, intravesical low-dose aspirin could be used as a new route of drug administration, this way of administration influences PGs' expression, and contractile function of the bladder is protected after treatment. METHODS: Eighteen rabbits were divided into three ...
Løken T - - 2011
The use of injectable transponders in cattle for identification purposes, for up to 30 months, was investigated. Passive electronic transponders, encapsulated in either polymer or glass, were injected subcutaneously into either the ear base or the earlobe of 652 calves in three populations. The animals were clinically examined weekly, and ...
Eslamian Laleh - - 2011
The umbilical vein (UV) has a non pulsating and even pattern in normal fetuses. Pulsation of UV has been described in severely growth restricted fetuses with chronic hypoxia. We wanted to see whether UV pulsations could also be seen in fetuses with heart deceleration during labor, as an adjunctive measure ...
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The ISFA wishes to acknowledge the following 2011 Corporate Sponsors.
Prabhu Kolanthasamy - - 2011
To investigate the larvicidal and pupicidal activity of spinosad against Anopheles stephensi Listen. Spinosad from the actinomycete, Saccharopolyspora spinosa was tested against Anopheles stephensi at different concentrations (0.01, 0.02, 0.04, 0.06 and 0.08 ppm.), and against first to fourth instar larvae and pupae. The larval mortality ranged from 36.1±1.7 in ...
von Renteln Daniel - - 2011
BACKGROUND: Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is increasingly used for en bloc removal of GI lesions. Current ESD techniques have limitations including long procedure times, technical difficulty, and complications. OBJECTIVE: To compare mesna with saline solution for ESD. DESIGN: Blinded, randomized, controlled, porcine study in live animals. SETTING: Animal laboratory. INTERVENTION: ...
Timsit E - - 2011
Monitoring body temperature of newly-received cattle allows for identification of fever episodes not visually detected by feedlot personnel (FENO). Information concerning the occurrence, duration and impact on performance of these FENO are not available in the literature. Such information is crucial to assess the potential benefit of the identification and ...
Xiao Li-Juan - - 2011
Liuxihe reservoir is a deep, monomictic, oligo-mesotrophic canyon-reservoir in the subtropical monsoon climate region of southern China. Phytoplankton functional groups in the reservoir were investigated and a comparison made between the succession observed in 2008, an exceptionally wet year, and 2009, an average year. The reservoir shows strong annual fluctuations ...
Tsujimoto Hironori - - 2011
BACKGROUND: In order to improve a patient's quality of life after total gastrectomy, jejunal pouch reconstruction has been employed. However, little information exists regarding the optimal size of the jejunal pouch after total gastrectomy. METHODS: The study was designed as a single-center randomized trial in which the results of double-tract ...
Bossut Catherine - - 2011
The intravascular stenting (IVaS) method was published by Narushima and Koshima in 2008. This method involves using a monofilament nylon stent to make the anastomosis of small vessels easier. The aim of this study was to explore the IVaS technique to determine its advantages, disadvantages, and usefulness for inexperienced microsurgeons ...
Akçay Ilgın - - 2011
OBJECTIVE: This study examined the surface changes of self-adjusting file after operating in different degrees of canal curvatures with a fixed radius of curvature in different operation intervals. STUDY DESIGN: Artificial canals were manufactured in a 5-mm radius of curvature with 45° and 60° angles of curvature. Forty self-adjusting files ...
Llambés G - - 2011
Objective: In vitro comparison of the efficacy of two bleaching procedures, one based on carbamide peroxide (CP) and the other on hydrogen peroxide (HP), simulating clinical conditions. Study Design: Two groups of 20 teeth in each group were selected. Group A: 22% CP, one hour a day for 21 consecutive ...
Hackert Thilo - - 2011
PURPOSE: Various reconstruction methods with or without reservoir formation after total gastrectomy have been established. Transverse intestinoplasty has benefits as a functional peristalsis modification in rectal resections. In this study, we evaluate a distal pouch combined with a transverse jejunoplasty compared to standard Roux-en-Y reconstruction. METHODS: Total gastrectomy was performed ...
Prullage Joseph B - - 2011
The motility of adult Rhipicephalus sanguineus was evaluated subsequent to treatments of amitraz, fipronil and the combination of fipronil plus amitraz against a vehicle control in a Petri dish assay using the LemnaTec Scanalyzer Imaging System. The assay was run using a fixed dilution of amitraz (0.32μg/cm(2)); serial dilutions of ...
Yanyali Ates - - 2011
To evaluate the topographic changes of cornea after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) with the 23-gauge- (23-G) transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy (TSV) system within the first postoperative month. In this prospective study, corneal topographic changes were evaluated in 24 eyes of 24 patients who underwent PPV with the 23-G TSV system. All ...
Keramidas Michail E - - 2011
Eur J Clin Invest 2011 ABSTRACT: Background  Based on a report of a marked increase in the erythropoietin concentration ([EPO]) a few hours after the cessation of a single 2-h session of O(2) breathing, short periods of O(2) administration have been advocated as a therapy for anaemia. Accordingly, the purpose ...
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