anatomy

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Top Publications

  1. ncbi Anatomy teaching: ghosts of the past, present and future
    John C McLachlan
    School for Health, Durham University, Durham, UK
    Med Educ 40:243-53. 2006
  2. pmc The history of anatomy in Persia
    Mohammadali M Shoja
    Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Anat 210:359-78. 2007
  3. ncbi A reference ontology for biomedical informatics: the Foundational Model of Anatomy
    Cornelius Rosse
    Departments of Biological Structure, and Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, Structural Informatics Group, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:478-500. 2003
  4. doi Near-peer teaching in anatomy: an approach for deeper learning
    Darrell J R Evans
    Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Sussex University, Brighton BN1 9PX, United Kingdom
    Anat Sci Educ 2:227-33. 2009
  5. ncbi Phenotype ontologies: the bridge between genomics and evolution
    Paula M Mabee
    Department of Biology, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:345-50. 2007
  6. pmc A gross anatomy ontology for hymenoptera
    Matthew J Yoder
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15991. 2010
  7. doi Team-based learning in anatomy: an efficient, effective, and economical strategy
    Nagaswami S Vasan
    Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 4:333-9. 2011
  8. doi How much anatomy is enough?
    Esther M Bergman
    Department of Anatomy Embryology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Anat Sci Educ 1:184-8. 2008
  9. ncbi Teaching anatomy without cadavers
    John C McLachlan
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Plymouth, C306 Portland Square, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
    Med Educ 38:418-24. 2004
  10. ncbi The impact of curricular change on medical students' knowledge of anatomy
    P P McKeown
    Department of Medicine, Queen s University of Belfast, Belfast, UK
    Med Educ 37:954-61. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Development of a Porcine Model of Atherosclerosis
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2012
  2. PHILIP LEE JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2016
  3. RALPH FRANK FREGOSI; Fiscal Year: 2016
  4. Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2014
  5. Jun Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2014
  6. Vitamin A adjuvant to enhance gut immunity and rotavirus vaccines in neonates
    Linda J Saif; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. Development of a Porcine Model of Atherosclerosis
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2010
  8. April N Herrity; Fiscal Year: 2014
  9. ALBERT HONG JAE KIM; Fiscal Year: 2016
  10. Development of a Porcine Model of Ataxia-Telangiectasia
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2011

Detail Information

Publications384 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Anatomy teaching: ghosts of the past, present and future
    John C McLachlan
    School for Health, Durham University, Durham, UK
    Med Educ 40:243-53. 2006
    b>Anatomy teaching has perhaps the longest history of any component of formalised medical education...
  2. pmc The history of anatomy in Persia
    Mohammadali M Shoja
    Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Anat 210:359-78. 2007
    The study of human anatomy can be found throughout the rich history of Persia...
  3. ncbi A reference ontology for biomedical informatics: the Foundational Model of Anatomy
    Cornelius Rosse
    Departments of Biological Structure, and Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, Structural Informatics Group, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:478-500. 2003
    The Foundational Model of Anatomy (FMA), initially developed as an enhancement of the anatomical content of UMLS, is a domain ontology of the concepts and relationships that pertain to the structural organization of the human body...
  4. doi Near-peer teaching in anatomy: an approach for deeper learning
    Darrell J R Evans
    Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Sussex University, Brighton BN1 9PX, United Kingdom
    Anat Sci Educ 2:227-33. 2009
    ..This study describes the design and implementation of a program for fourth year medical students to teach anatomy to first- and second-year medical students and evaluates the perceptions of the near-peer teachers on the ..
  5. ncbi Phenotype ontologies: the bridge between genomics and evolution
    Paula M Mabee
    Department of Biology, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    Trends Ecol Evol 22:345-50. 2007
    ..underpinnings of particular evolutionary changes has been hindered by inadequate databases of evolutionary anatomy and by the lack of a computational approach to identify underlying candidate genes and regulators...
  6. pmc A gross anatomy ontology for hymenoptera
    Matthew J Yoder
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15991. 2010
    ..The Hymenoptera Anatomy Ontology (HAO) was developed to surmount this challenge and to aid future communication related to hymenopteran ..
  7. doi Team-based learning in anatomy: an efficient, effective, and economical strategy
    Nagaswami S Vasan
    Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 4:333-9. 2011
    ..We have modified classical TBL to fit our curricular needs and approach. Anatomy lectures were replaced with TBL that required preparation of assigned content specific discussion topics (in the ..
  8. doi How much anatomy is enough?
    Esther M Bergman
    Department of Anatomy Embryology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Anat Sci Educ 1:184-8. 2008
    ..integration of disciplines and problem based learning, have given rise to concerns about students' knowledge of anatomy. This article originated from several studies investigating the knowledge of anatomy of students at the eight ..
  9. ncbi Teaching anatomy without cadavers
    John C McLachlan
    Peninsula Medical School, University of Plymouth, C306 Portland Square, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
    Med Educ 38:418-24. 2004
    b>Anatomy learning is generally seen as essential to medicine, and exposure to cadavers is generally seen as essential to anatomy learning around the world. Few voices dissenting from these propositions can be identified.
  10. ncbi The impact of curricular change on medical students' knowledge of anatomy
    P P McKeown
    Department of Medicine, Queen s University of Belfast, Belfast, UK
    Med Educ 37:954-61. 2003
    ..resulted in a significant reduction in the time allocated to the teaching of the basic medical sciences, including anatomy. However, it is not clear what impact these changes have had on medical students' knowledge of surface anatomy.
  11. doi Use of saliva for assessment of stress and its effect on the immune system prior to gross anatomy practical examinations
    S Reid Lester
    Department of Periodontics and Preventive Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 3:160-7. 2010
    The objective of this study was to determine the longitudinal effects of a series of stressful gross anatomy tests on the immune system...
  12. doi Process-oriented guided-inquiry learning in an introductory anatomy and physiology course with a diverse student population
    Patrick J P Brown
    Department of Biology, King College, Bristol, Tennessee 37620, USA
    Adv Physiol Educ 34:150-5. 2010
    ..technique initially developed for college chemistry courses, has been implemented for 2 yr in a freshman-level anatomy and physiology course at a small private college...
  13. doi From formalin to Thiel embalming: What changes? One anatomy department's experiences
    R Eisma
    Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification, College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, United Kingdom
    Clin Anat 26:564-71. 2013
    In 2009, the Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification started Thiel embalming on a small scale to assess (i) the suitability for our current teaching in which long-lasting dissection courses are key, (ii) the potential for new ..
  14. ncbi Medical students' learning of anatomy: memorisation, understanding and visualisation
    Priti Pandey
    Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Med Educ 41:7-14. 2007
    There is much subjective discussion, but few empirical data that explore how students approach the learning of anatomy.
  15. doi A "Second Life" for gross anatomy: applications for multiuser virtual environments in teaching the anatomical sciences
    April Richardson
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 4:39-43. 2011
    ..learning and conceptual understanding, potentially making them applicable for teaching and learning gross anatomy. A short introduction to Second Life as an anatomical educational tool is provided, along with description of ..
  16. doi How early can we predict Alzheimer's disease using computational anatomy?
    Stanisław Adaszewski
    Departement des neurosciences cliniques, Laboratoire de Recherche en Neuroimagerie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Universite de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Department of Neurology, Faculty of Electronics and Information Technology, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland
    Neurobiol Aging 34:2815-26. 2013
    Computational anatomy with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is well established as a noninvasive biomarker of Alzheimer's disease (AD); however, there is less certainty about its dependency on the staging of AD...
  17. doi Dissection as a modulator of emotional attitudes and reactions of future health professionals
    Luis Alfonso Arráez-Aybar
    Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology II, Faculty of Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Med Educ 42:563-71. 2008
    ..There is ongoing discussion within the medical education community about dissection as an educational strategy and as a professional training tool in technical and emotional skills training...
  18. ncbi The role of three-dimensional information in health care and medical education: the implications for anatomy and dissection
    S C Marks
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Clin Anat 13:448-52. 2000
    ..The foundation begins in anatomy where students form and confirm or reform their own 3-D ideas and images of the development and structure of the ..
  19. pmc Evidence of educational inadequacies in region-specific musculoskeletal medicine
    Charles S Day
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2542-7. 2008
    ..0 of 5) in five of the seven anatomic regions. Our study provides evidence that region-specific musculoskeletal medicine is a potential learning gap that may need to be addressed in the undergraduate musculoskeletal curriculum...
  20. doi Development and implementation of a technical and didactical training program for student tutors in the dissection course
    Thomas Shiozawa
    Institute of Anatomy, Department of Experimental Embryology and Tissue Engineering, University of Tuebingen, Elfriede Aulhorn Str 8, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Ann Anat 192:355-60. 2010
    student tutors have a long tradition in gross anatomy instruction. However, the full potential of the tutors is generally not tapped, since little attention is paid to their technical and didactical training...
  21. doi Web-based interactive 3D visualization as a tool for improved anatomy learning
    Helge Petersson
    Center for Medical Image Science and Visualization CMIV, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Anat Sci Educ 2:61-8. 2009
    Despite a long tradition, conventional anatomy education based on dissection is declining. This study tested a new virtual reality (VR) technique for anatomy learning based on virtual contrast injection...
  22. ncbi Team learning in a medical gross anatomy course
    N S Vasan
    Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    Med Educ 39:524. 2005
  23. pmc Cognition and anatomy in three variants of primary progressive aphasia
    Maria Luisa Gorno-Tempini
    Department of Neurology, UCSF Memory and Aging Center, University of California San Francisco, 350 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Ann Neurol 55:335-46. 2004
    ..Cognitive, genetic, and anatomical features indicate that different PPA clinical variants may correspond to different underlying pathological processes...
  24. ncbi Statistical methods in computational anatomy
    M Miller
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Stat Methods Med Res 6:267-99. 1997
    ..by the Washington/Brown groups for the study of anatomical shape in the emerging new discipline of computational anatomy. Parametric representations of anatomical variation for computational anatomy are reviewed, restricted to the ..
  25. ncbi Anatomical dissection as a teaching method in medical school: a review of the evidence
    Andreas Winkelmann
    Institute of Cell Biology and Neurobiology, Centre for Anatomy, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Med Educ 41:15-22. 2007
    Discussions about dissection as a teaching method in gross anatomy are characterised by a lack of objective evidence.
  26. ncbi Do we need dissection in an integrated problem-based learning medical course? Perceptions of first- and second-year students
    Samy A Azer
    Faculty Education Unit, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Surg Radiol Anat 29:173-80. 2007
    ..of Melbourne has necessitated a reduction in the number of lectures and limited the use of dissection in teaching anatomy. In the new curriculum, students learn the anatomy of different body systems using PBL tutorials, practical ..
  27. ncbi Functional anatomy: a taxonomic proposal
    Ingvar Johansson
    Institute for Formal Ontology and Medical Information Science, University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, Postfach 151150, D 66041, Germany
    Acta Biotheor 53:153-66. 2005
    ..We propose formulae for constructing such a system and describe some of its benefits. The arguments are general enough to be of interest to all the life sciences...
  28. ncbi Implementing and integrating computer-based activities into a problem-based gross anatomy curriculum
    M G Levine
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 11203 2098, USA
    Clin Anat 12:191-8. 1999
    A problem-based learning curriculum in gross anatomy was begun for a limited number of students to address unsuccessful methodology inherent in a traditional instructional approach...
  29. ncbi The human cadaver in the age of biomedical informatics
    M Ashraf Aziz
    Department of Anatomy, Howard University, College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Anat Rec 269:20-32. 2002
    ..Actual dissection is equally necessary for acquisition of scientific skills and for a communicative, moral, ethical, and humanistic approach to patient care. Anat Rec (New Anat) 269:20-32, 2002...
  30. ncbi Attitudes of medical and dental students to dissection
    J Snelling
    Department of Biomedical Science, Division of Anatomy, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Biomedical Sciences, London, United Kingdom
    Clin Anat 16:165-72. 2003
    Guy's, King's, and St. Thomas's School of Medicine encourages students to learn anatomy from human dissection. Today, there is a worldwide move of anatomy-based teaching away from dissection to prosection...
  31. ncbi Effects of an alternate dissection schedule on gross anatomy laboratory practical performance
    David L McWhorter
    Department of Anatomy, University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri 64106, USA
    Clin Anat 17:144-8. 2004
    ..reform that is taking place in many medical schools throughout the world has resulted in less time for gross anatomy laboratory instruction. In response, anatomists are using a variety of approaches (e.g...
  32. ncbi Perceptions of dissection by students in one medical school: beyond learning about anatomy. A qualitative study
    Heidi K Lempp
    Academic Department of Rheumatology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Med Educ 39:318-25. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi Medical gross anatomy as a predictor of performance on the USMLE Step 1
    Cathryn A Peterson
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, USA
    Anat Rec B New Anat 283:5-8. 2005
    ..of California at Davis School of Medicine between 1999 and 2001 to determine if performance in medical gross anatomy is a similar, if not better, predictor of performance on the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) ..
  34. ncbi Survey of clinicians' attitudes to the anatomical teaching and knowledge of medical students
    S W Waterston
    School of Medical Sciences Anatomy, College of Life Science and Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Marischal College, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Clin Anat 18:380-4. 2005
    There is considerable and ongoing debate surrounding the teaching of anatomy to medical students, and the anatomical knowledge of those medical students once they graduate...
  35. ncbi Anatomy of the clitoris
    Helen E O'Connell
    Department of Urology, NeuroUrology and Continence Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Urol 174:1189-95. 2005
    We present a comprehensive account of clitoral anatomy, including its component structures, neurovascular supply, relationship to adjacent structures (the urethra, vagina and vestibular glands, and connective tissue supports), histology ..
  36. ncbi Interactive and dynamic visualizations in teaching and learning of anatomy: a cognitive load perspective
    Mohammed K Khalil
    Learning Systems Institute, Florida State University, 2000 Levy Avenue, Suite 320, Tallahassee, FL 32310, USA
    Anat Rec B New Anat 286:8-14. 2005
    ..that will add to our knowledge of designing and developing dynamic visualizations for teaching and learning anatomy. The impact of improved teaching and learning of anatomical sciences and the development of a set of guiding ..
  37. ncbi Using gross anatomy to teach and assess professionalism in the first year of medical school
    William J Swartz
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Clin Anat 19:437-41. 2006
    ..In the Gross Anatomy laboratory there are opportunities for students to display such aspects of professionalism as responsibility/..
  38. ncbi Integrating professionalism in early medical education: the theory and application of reflective practice in the anatomy curriculum
    Nirusha Lachman
    Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Durban Institute of Technology, Durban, South Africa
    Clin Anat 19:456-60. 2006
    ..year of the medical curriculum and, therefore, traditionally pure content delivery courses such as first year anatomy course are being utilized now in order to explore issues related to critical thinking and professionalism...
  39. ncbi The role of gross anatomy in promoting professionalism: a neglected opportunity!
    Bertha Escobar-Poni
    Department of Pathology and Human Anatomy, School of Medicine, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda 92350, and Medical Department, Avenal Community Health Center, California, USA
    Clin Anat 19:461-7. 2006
    ..Gross Anatomy, with cadaver laboratory dissection, is in a unique position to preside over a rich number of activities where ..
  40. ncbi Should we continue teaching anatomy by dissection when ...?
    Lawrence J Rizzolo
    Section of Anatomy, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Anat Rec B New Anat 289:215-8. 2006
    ..Following further consultation with colleagues who have experimented with different models of anatomy instruction, we discuss three themes in support of dissection...
  41. ncbi In search of clinical truths: equine and comparative studies of anatomy
    R Latorre
    Department of Veterinary Anatomy, Veterinary School, University of Murcia, Murcia 30100, Spain
    Equine Vet J 39:263-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the review is to stimulate further correlations of anatomical structure and equine medical and surgical procedures, thereby advancing knowledge and understanding in practice and teaching...
  42. ncbi Enhancing humanism through gross anatomy: a pre-course intervention
    Jerry B Vannatta
    Med Educ 41:1108. 2007
  43. ncbi Lessons from the dead: the experiences of undergraduates working with cadavers
    Brent Dean Robbins
    Point Park University, Pittsburgh, USA
    Omega (Westport) 58:177-92. 2008
    Dissection of a human cadaver is a time-honored tradition for teaching anatomy in medical education...
  44. doi Quantitative and qualitative changes in teaching histology by means of virtual microscopy in an introductory course in human anatomy
    Polly R Husmann
    Medical Sciences Program, Indiana University School of Medicine, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 2:218-26. 2009
    ..determine the effects of using virtual microscopy in place of optical microscopes in a large undergraduate human anatomy course...
  45. doi Measuring change in professionalism attitudes during the gross anatomy course
    William G Pearson
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 3:12-6. 2010
    By design or default, anatomy educators are often responsible for introducing students to medical professionalism...
  46. doi What impact does anatomy education have on clinical practice?
    Claire France Smith
    Centre for Learning Anatomical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
    Clin Anat 24:113-9. 2011
    There is continuing debate regarding doctors' knowledge of anatomy as an appropriate preparation for professional practice. This exploratory case study examined alumni's experiences of learning anatomy...
  47. doi Guidelines for standard photography in gross and clinical anatomy
    Cagatay Barut
    Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Zonguldak, Turkey
    Anat Sci Educ 4:348-56. 2011
    Photography has a widespread usage in medicine and anatomy. In this review, authors focused on the usage of photography in gross and clinical anatomy...
  48. doi Development of a supported self-directed learning approach for anatomy education
    Gordon S Findlater
    School of Biomedical Sciences Anatomy, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Anat Sci Educ 5:114-21. 2012
    ..knowledge and understanding to medical students with limited time and resources remains a major challenge for anatomy educators...
  49. doi Computer visualizations: factors that influence spatial anatomy comprehension
    Ngan Nguyen
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Corps for Research of Instructional and Perceptual Technologies CRIPT, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Anat Sci Educ 5:98-108. 2012
    Computer visualizations are increasingly common in education across a range of subject disciplines, including anatomy. Despite optimism about their educational potential, students sometime have difficulty learning from these ..
  50. doi Meeting the family: promoting humanism in gross anatomy
    Sheila M Crow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Tulsa School of Community Medicine, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135, USA
    Teach Learn Med 24:49-54. 2012
    ..Human dissection commonly occurs early in the undergraduate medical school curriculum, thus presenting an immediate opportunity for educators to teach and encourage humanistic qualities of respect, empathy, and compassion...
  51. doi YouTube: An emerging tool in anatomy education
    Akram Abood Jaffar
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Anat Sci Educ 5:158-64. 2012
    The use of online social networks in medical education can remodel and enhance anatomy teaching and learning; one such network is the video-sharing site YouTube...
  52. doi The weak relationship between anatomy competence and clinical skills in junior medical students
    Scarpa Schoeman
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
    Anat Sci Educ 5:217-24. 2012
    In modern curricula, the early integration of anatomy and clinical skills education at undergraduate level is seen as important...
  53. ncbi Current and future instructional methods and influencing factors in anatomy instruction in physical therapy and medical schools in the U.S
    Donald L Gabard
    Physical Therapy Department, Chapman University, Orange, CA, USA
    J Allied Health 41:53-62. 2012
    The purpose of this descriptive study was to investigate current and future instructional practices and the most important factors influencing those practices in anatomy laboratories within medical schools and physical therapy schools.
  54. ncbi Using real-time ultrasound to teach living anatomy: an alternative model for large classes
    Mark D Stringer
    Department of Anatomy, Otago School of Medical Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 125:37-45. 2012
    ..Several studies have reported using ultrasound imaging to supplement teaching of clinical anatomy to medical students but most have attempted to teach basic ultrasound skills in addition to normal sonographic ..
  55. pmc Anatomy teaching with portable ultrasound to medical students
    Meenakshi Swamy
    School of Medicine and Health, The Holliday Building, Durham University Queen s Campus, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6BH, UK
    BMC Med Educ 12:99. 2012
    Medical students as future clinicians will apply their anatomy knowledge in medical imaging. There are various radiological resources available for the medical students to learn anatomy and contextualise it to the clinical setting...
  56. ncbi New path for teaching anatomy: living anatomy and medical imaging vs. dissection
    John C McLachlan
    Peninsula Medical School, United Kingdom
    Anat Rec B New Anat 281:4-5. 2004
  57. ncbi Assessing professionalism in early medical education: experience with peer evaluation and self-evaluation in the gross anatomy course
    R E Bryan
    Department of Anatomy, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Acad Med Singapore 34:486-91. 2005
    ..Courses such as Gross Anatomy that, in the past, offered "pure content," are now being used to teach and evaluate professionalism...
  58. ncbi Anatomy 1999-2000: the curriculum, who teaches it and how?
    D J A Heylings
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Med Educ 36:702-10. 2002
    ..To establish in particular whether a consensus has emerged on: (a) the duration and format of teaching, and (b) the impact on staffing and on the four main anatomical disciplines of gross anatomy, histology, embryology and neuroanatomy.
  59. ncbi Problem-based learning: is anatomy a casualty?
    K Hinduja
    Stepping Hill Hospital
    Surgeon 3:84-7. 2005
    The teaching of medical anatomy is changing. Medical schools worldwide are moving away from dissection and lectures to a more integrated course, where basic science and clinical skills are taught simultaneously...
  60. ncbi Relationship between spatial abilities, mental rotation and functional anatomy learning
    Aymeric Guillot
    Centre de Recherche et d Innovation sur le Sport, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I, 27 29 Boulevard du 11 Novembre 1918, 69622, Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 12:491-507. 2007
    This study investigated the relationship between visuo-spatial representation, mental rotation (MR) and functional anatomy examination results...
  61. ncbi Postmortem computed tomography of cadavers embalmed for use in teaching gross anatomy
    Felix S Chew
    Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, NC, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 30:949-54. 2006
    ..more fully into the first year of medical school, each student was provided with a computed tomographic (CT) scan of his or her gross anatomy cadaver before dissection. We describe the imaging findings of these embalmed cadavers.
  62. ncbi How do medical teachers address the problem of transfer?
    Klara Bolander Laksov
    Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, 177 00, Sweden
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 13:345-60. 2008
    ..study was to explore, whether transfer of knowledge was identified as a problem by the teaching staff of anatomy and surgery, and if so, what strategies they used to overcome it...
  63. ncbi Immersive virtual anatomy course using a cluster of volume visualization machines and passive stereo
    Jonathan C Silverstein
    Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago IL, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 125:439-44. 2007
    For more than a decade, various approaches have been taken to teach anatomy using immersive virtual reality...
  64. pmc Effectiveness of human anatomy education for pharmacy students via the Internet
    Aimee L Limpach
    Pharmacy Sciences, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 72:145. 2008
    To evaluate the overall effectiveness of a human anatomy course taught to distance-based and campus-based pharmacy students.
  65. ncbi The place of anatomy in medical education: AMEE Guide no 41
    Graham Louw
    Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Republic of South Africa
    Med Teach 31:373-86. 2009
    ..combined work by three authors from different countries, provides perspectives into the history of teaching gross anatomy, briefly, from the earliest of times, through to a detailed examination of curricula in both traditional didactic ..
  66. ncbi Creation of virtual patients from CT images of cadavers to enhance integration of clinical and basic science student learning in anatomy
    Stanley Jacobson
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Teach 31:749-51. 2009
    ....
  67. doi Teaching the anatomy of oncology: evaluating the impact of a dedicated oncoanatomy course
    Junzo P Chino
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 79:853-9. 2011
    Anatomic considerations are often critical in multidisciplinary cancer care. We developed an anatomy-focused educational program for radiation oncology residents integrating cadaver dissection into the didactic review of diagnostic, ..
  68. doi Relevance of human anatomy in daily clinical practice
    Luis Alfonso Arráez-Aybar
    Anatomy and Embryology Department 2, Medical School, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
    Ann Anat 192:341-8. 2010
    the aim of this study has been to evaluate the relevance of gross human anatomy in daily clinical practice and to compare it to that of other basic sciences (biochemistry, bioethics, cytohistology, microbiology, pharmacology, physiology, ..
  69. doi Why don't they know enough about anatomy? A narrative review
    E M Bergman
    Department of Anatomy Embryology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Teach 33:403-9. 2011
    ..is growing, despite a lack of empirical evidence that today's medical graduates actually know less about anatomy than medical students in the past...
  70. doi Introduction of real patients into problem-based learning in preclinical first-year anatomy curriculum
    Minna Takkunen
    Institute of Biomedicine Anatomy, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Med Teach 33:854-6. 2011
    ..Early patient contacts are considered important in medical education...
  71. doi Promoting metacognition in first year anatomy laboratories using plasticine modeling and drawing activities: a pilot study of the "blank page" technique
    Helen L Naug
    School of Medical Science, Faculty of Health, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland, Australia
    Anat Sci Educ 4:231-4. 2011
    Many first year students of anatomy and physiology courses demonstrate an inability to self-regulate their learning...
  72. doi Medical students' attitudes toward the anatomy dissection room in relation to personality
    Odile Plaisant
    Development, Imaging, and Anatomy Research Unit URDIA, E A 4465, University of Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, School of Medicine, Paris, France
    Anat Sci Educ 4:305-10. 2011
    ..In this article, we focus on the experience of students in the anatomy dissecting room...
  73. doi Optical versus virtual: teaching assistant perceptions of the use of virtual microscopy in an undergraduate human anatomy course
    Larissa Collier
    Medical Sciences Program, Indiana University School of Medicine, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 5:10-9. 2012
    ..This study focuses on instructor evaluation of the introduction of virtual microscopy into an undergraduate anatomy class...
  74. doi Perceptions of a mobile technology on learning strategies in the anatomy laboratory
    Chandler H Mayfield
    Office of Medical Education, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 0410, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 6:81-9. 2013
    ..This study examined the effect of using an iPad-based multimedia dissection manual during anatomy laboratory instruction on learner's perception of anatomy dissection activities and use of time...
  75. ncbi Crosswords as a learning tool in Anatomy & Physiology teaching
    Premkumar Kalyani
    Med Teach 29:513. 2007
  76. ncbi Endoscopic anatomy of the pterygopalatine fossa
    Seth J Isaacs
    Department of Otolaryngology, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:644-7. 2007
    ..This region can be entered endoscopically, but endoscopic landmarks to localize the neurovascular structures in the pterygopalatine fossa have not yet been reported...
  77. doi Effects of interactive instructional techniques in a web-based peripheral nervous system component for human anatomy
    Edwin B Allen
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, School of Medicine, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9128, USA
    Med Teach 30:40-7. 2008
    This study investigated the effects of interactive instructional techniques in a web-based peripheral nervous system (PNS) component of a first year medical school human anatomy course.
  78. doi Body painting as a tool in clinical anatomy teaching
    Paul G McMenamin
    School of Anatomy and Human Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Anat Sci Educ 1:139-44. 2008
    The teaching of human anatomy has had to respond to significant changes in medical curricula, and it behooves anatomists to devise alternative strategies to effectively facilitate learning of the discipline by medical students in an ..
  79. doi [Undergraduate curricular training in musculoskeletal ultrasound: the impact of preexisting anatomic knowledge]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, RWTH Aachen
    Z Orthop Unfall 148:685-90. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of students preexisting anatomic proficiency to address the fundamental problems related to musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSUS) training by assessing the peer-assisted learning (PAL) system...
  80. pmc Information extraction from full text scientific articles: where are the keywords?
    Parantu K Shah
    Biocomputing, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Bioinformatics 4:20. 2003
    ..Several questions arise as to whether the effort of scanning full text articles is worthy, or whether the information that can be extracted from the different sections of an article can be relevant...
  81. pmc Anatomy in a modern medical curriculum
    B W Turney
    Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:104-7. 2007
    b>Anatomy in undergraduate education has been in decline for many years. Some suggest that it has fallen below a safe level...
  82. doi The dissection course - necessary and indispensable for teaching anatomy to medical students
    Horst Werner Korf
    Dr Senckenbergische Anatomie, Institute for Anatomy II, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Ann Anat 190:16-22. 2008
    b>Anatomy is a major basic subject in medicine and related biomedical sciences...
  83. doi Privileged learning
    Norma E Wagoner
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, 13070 East 19th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 2:47-8. 2009
    ..Poems or stories from medical students are often moving and heartfelt, and warrant being shared...
  84. pmc Daily mini quizzes as means for improving student performance in anatomy course
    Ana Poljicanin
    Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, University of Split School of Medicine, Soltanska 2, 21000 Split, Croatia
    Croat Med J 50:55-60. 2009
    To evaluate daily-written 10-question quizzes in a medical anatomy course as a way to integrate assessment into the course and to evaluate their effect on the course success.
  85. doi Student perceptions of an upper-level, undergraduate human anatomy laboratory course without cadavers
    Shirley J Wright
    Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio
    Anat Sci Educ 5:146-57. 2012
    Several programs in health professional education require or are considering requiring upper-level human anatomy as prerequisite for their applicants...
  86. ncbi Teaching cardiovascular anatomy to medical students by using a handheld ultrasound device
    Christopher M Wittich
    JAMA 288:1062-3. 2002
  87. doi The relationships between learning outcomes and methods of teaching anatomy as perceived by professional anatomists
    K M Patel
    Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Clin Anat 21:182-9. 2008
    Changes in the teaching of gross anatomy have often involved decreasing student contact time alongside the use of new methods for teaching...
  88. ncbi Effectiveness of laparoscopic cadaveric dissection in enhancing resident comprehension of pelvic anatomy
    G W Cundiff
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 192:492-7. 2001
    ..and this deficit is even more dramatic in residents who start their training with a decreased understanding of anatomy. We questioned whether anatomy could be adequately retaught to new residents as surgical anatomy...
  89. ncbi Integration of ultrasound in the education programme in anatomy
    Eli T Tshibwabwa
    Department of Radiology, McMaster University Medical Center, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 39:1148. 2005
  90. doi Comparison of traditional methods with 3D computer models in the instruction of hepatobiliary anatomy
    Alexander W Keedy
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 4:84-91. 2011
    ..study was designed to determine whether an interactive three-dimensional presentation depicting liver and biliary anatomy is more effective for teaching medical students than a traditional textbook format presentation of the same ..
  91. ncbi ApiNATOMY: a novel toolkit for visualizing multiscale anatomy schematics with phenotype-related information
    Bernard de Bono
    European Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Hum Mutat 33:837-48. 2012
    ..visualization of such resources in their anatomical context, we developed an automated methodology that produces anatomy schematics in a consistent manner,and provides for the overlay of anatomy-related resource information onto the ..
  92. ncbi Is there any real virtue of virtual reality?: the minor role of multiple orientations in learning anatomy from computers
    Amit X Garg
    McMaster U niversity, 1280 Main Street, W Hamilton ON L8K 4T1, Canada
    Acad Med 77:S97-9. 2002
  93. ncbi Modes of information delivery in radiologic anatomy education: Impact on student performance
    Dominik Ketelsen
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Maximiliansplatz 1, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Acad Radiol 14:93-9. 2007
    ....
  94. doi Electronic resources for surgical anatomy
    Ah Rin Anna Choi
    Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Otago School of Medical Sciences, University of Otago, New Zealand
    ANZ J Surg 78:1082-91. 2008
    Numerous electronic resources are now available to assist students studying anatomy in medicine, dentistry and allied health sciences...
  95. doi Teaching surgery, radiology and anatomy together: the mix enhances motivation and comprehension
    Sabine Dettmer
    Institute of Radiology, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Surg Radiol Anat 32:791-5. 2010
    ..For example, surgery and radiology are often taught much later than anatomy. The aim of this study was to establish and to evaluate an interdisciplinary course combining these closely ..
  96. ncbi STUDENTJAMA. Unclaimed bodies at the anatomy table
    Neela Dasgupta
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 291:122. 2004
  97. ncbi Virtual anatomy: an anatomist's playground
    Victor M Spitzer
    Center for Human Simulation, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
    Clin Anat 19:192-203. 2006
    Virtual anatomy presents significant advantages over the reality of a cadaver as it can provide different views and perspectives, portability, longevity, standardization, diversity and most importantly the opportunity to learn the ..
  98. ncbi Can virtual reality improve anatomy education? A randomised controlled study of a computer-generated three-dimensional anatomical ear model
    Daren T Nicholson
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Med Educ 40:1081-7. 2006
    The use of computer-generated 3-dimensional (3-D) anatomical models to teach anatomy has proliferated. However, there is little evidence that these models are educationally effective...
  99. doi Building the body: active learning laboratories that emphasize practical aspects of anatomy and integration with radiology
    Ann C Zumwalt
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Anat Sci Educ 3:134-40. 2010
    Active learning exercises were developed to allow advanced medical students to revisit and review anatomy in a clinically meaningful context...
  100. doi How can we deal with mental distress in the dissection room?-An evaluation of the need for psychological support
    Anja Boeckers
    Ulm University, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Albert Einstein Allee 11, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Ann Anat 192:366-72. 2010
    ..Exemplarily the Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology at Ulm University suggests several options like a step by step approach for optimization...
  101. doi Anatomical planes: are we teaching accurate surface anatomy?
    S Ali Mirjalili
    Department of Anatomy, Otago School of Medical Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Anat 25:819-26. 2012
    Anatomical planes used in clinical practice and teaching anatomy are largely derived from cadaver studies. Numerous inconsistencies in clinically important surface markings exist between and within anatomical reference texts...

Research Grants86

  1. Development of a Porcine Model of Atherosclerosis
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In contrast to mice, the physiology and anatomy of the porcine cardiovascular system closely resembles that of humans...
  2. PHILIP LEE JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..I recently accepted a tenure track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Anatomy &Cell Biology at IUSM...
  3. RALPH FRANK FREGOSI; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..reconstruct the motoneuron cell body and dendritic tree, followed by detailed measures of somatic and dendritic anatomy. These data will be coupled with immunohistochemistry to examine the distribution of glutamatergic and GABAergic ..
  4. Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..Unfortunately, surgery requires general anesthesia and is limited to the characterization of the surface anatomy and does not provide detailed analysis of the sub-epithelial tissues...
  5. Jun Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..modality, overnight polysomnography is inconvenient, unable to provide information on upper airway structure and anatomy, and cannot identify the obstruction sites of upper airway in OSA patients which is important in choosing the ..
  6. Vitamin A adjuvant to enhance gut immunity and rotavirus vaccines in neonates
    Linda J Saif; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Moreover they are similar to infants in anatomy, gastrointestinal physiology, nutrient requirements/metabolism, and development of mucosal immunity...
  7. Development of a Porcine Model of Atherosclerosis
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In contrast to mice, the physiology and anatomy of the porcine cardiovascular system closely resembles that of humans...
  8. April N Herrity; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..in order to improve and better assist patients with bladder and bowel dysfunction, a better understanding of the anatomy and physiology following chronic injury is needed...
  9. ALBERT HONG JAE KIM; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..and genomic analysis, as well as academic medical leadership and will be supplemented with seminars in Genetics, Anatomy and Neurobiology, and the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders, as well as presentation of the candidate's ..
  10. Development of a Porcine Model of Ataxia-Telangiectasia
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In contrast, pigs may serve as a better model in which to study human disease because their development, anatomy, and physiology are more closely related to that of humans...
  11. Genetics of Spontaneous Pelvic Organ Prolapse in the Mouse
    Jay E Reeder; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the mutation that causes inherited, spontaneous pelvic organ prolapse in mice and to describe in detail the anatomy of prolapse in mice...
  12. Kenneth R Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The mouse is an excellent model for studying human hearing disorders because of the similarities in inner ear anatomy, function, and pathology...
  13. Forward Genetics to Identify Complex Gene Interactions Involved in Glaucoma
    Elena V Semina; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Zebrafish show similar ocular anatomy and physiology to humans and are highly amenable to large-scale forward genetic screens to identify genes and ..
  14. Development of a Porcine Model of Ataxia-Telangiectasia
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In contrast, pigs may serve as a better model in which to study human disease given that their development, anatomy, and physiology are more closely related to that of humans...
  15. Feto-maternal DNA/RNA Trafficking: Biology and Application
    Diana W Bianchi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of the proposed experimental plan will significantly expand the current scope of prenatal diagnosis beyond anatomy, aneuploidy, and single gene disorder detection...
  16. BRAINSTEM MATURATION IN THE SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME
    Hannah C Kinney; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in the ventral medulla of SIDS victims;provide insight into the normal development and the molecular and chemical anatomy of the human 5-HT ventral medullary network;and suggest clues about abnormal function in SIDS victims for testing ..
  17. Michael A Apicella; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..in the airway anatomy and mucosal surface, NTHi can cause human upper and lower tract respiratory infections...
  18. Timothy W Schacker; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..We will test a novel strategy to restore normal anatomy to lymph nodes that might allow more normal sized populations of CD4+ T cells to reconstitute...
  19. Victor L Arvanian; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..with leading scientists in the field and conduct a multidisciplinary examination, including in vivo physiology, anatomy, immunochemistry, electron microscopy and behavior...
  20. H. influenzae: Role of Sialic Acid in Virulence
    Michael Apicella; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..in the airway anatomy and mucosal surface, NTHi can cause human upper and lower tract respiratory infections...
  21. Heidi S Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..relative to the laboratory mouse, deer mice in the genus Peromyscus, exhibit striking differences in reproductive anatomy, sperm production, morphology and motility among species...
  22. ANASTASIA NICKOLAEVNA VLASOVA; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..coli (G- ), both, or a commensal cocktail from conventional piglets. Gn pigs resemble infants in size, anatomy, physiology, development of mucosal immunity and are the only animal model susceptible to HRV diarrhea...
  23. QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF AGING RETINA
    Christine A Curcio; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..basal deposits, using 3-dimensional reconstruction of confocal microscopy images Improved knowledge about macular anatomy will help inform assessment of risk for advanced ARM and the assessment of treatments...
  24. A Developmental Craniofacial Atlas for the Zebrafish
    Charles B Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The atlas will provide a key resource for scientists wishing to discover how the complex anatomy of the zebrafish craniofacial skeleton develops...
  25. Maria Medalla; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..In particular, the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology at the School of Medicine is a collaborative scientific environment with a long- standing ..
  26. Animal Models Workshop: The Physiology of Weight Loss Surgery
    LEE MICHAEL KAPLAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..It will include presentations devoted to the anatomy of the various surgical procedures and their comparative clinical and metabolic outcomes, including their effects ..
  27. Yutong Liu; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..This project will provide training for Dr. Liu in 1) murine brain anatomy and physiology, 2) generation of disease models in mice including irradiation, human cell engraftment, cell ..
  28. P53 and KRAS Targeted Pigs: A Platform for Models of Human Cancer
    Christopher Rogers; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Pigs share many similarities with humans in anatomy, physiology, genetics, and importantly, size...
  29. THOMAS N WICHMANN; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..Wichmann, PI;Dr. DeLong, Co-1, Dr. Pearson, administrator), and by an anatomy and behavior core (Core B, Dr...
  30. Grigorios Oikonomou; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..The mammalian pattern of hcrt expression and Hcrt neuron anatomy, activity and function are conserved in zebrafish...
  31. The Role of Eya4 in Hearing and Disease
    Jonathan G Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..4 specific aims are proposed: D1. Define anatomy and hearing in Eya4+/- and Eya4-/- ears. D2...
  32. GENETIC ORGANIZATION OF RESPIRATORY CIRCUITS IN MOUSE BRAINSTEM
    Paul Gray; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In this project we propose to use a combination of molecular genetics, electrophysiology, and anatomy to determine the physiological properties, behavioral necessity, gene expression, and developmental origins of ..
  33. WHOLE SLIDE IMAGING SYSTEM FOR TRANSLATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE
    Jin Moo Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in image analysis and online atlas management will be provided by co-investigators David Van Essen (Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology) and Tao Ju (Department of Computer Science and Engineering)...
  34. Predicting cell deformation from body level mechanical loads
    Ahmet Erdemir; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In addition, imaging modalities will capture joint and tissue anatomy, and spatial and deformation related information from cell and extracellular matrix...
  35. Gerald A Marks; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..This research proposal hopes to contribute to our knowledge on the role of REM sleep mechanisms in the etiology and reinforcement of these disorders. ..
  36. MAX ELLIOT GOTTESMAN; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The participating Departments are Anatomy and Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Endocrinology, Genetics and Development, Medicine, ..
  37. Low-cost handheld medical device for neuroaxial anesthesia guidance in the obese
    FRANK WILLIAM MAULDIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In addition, model-based spinal bone anatomy position estimation techniques will be developed in simulation and the device will be experimentally validated in ..
  38. Bojana Gligorijevic; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..Environment: Sponsor of the PI, Dr. John Condeelis is a Co-Chair of Anatomy Department and Biophotonic Center at Einstein...
  39. JOHN PATRICK SHEEHAN; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..D. trainees from the participating basic science departments (Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biostatistics, Microbiology, and Pharmacology) will be selected for the four postdoctoral ..
  40. ANATOMY AND PHARMACOLOGY OF FEAR-POTENTIATED STARTLE
    MICHAEL NMN DAVIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The work is relevant to human anxiety disorders and promises to elucidate critical events in the formation and elimination of fear and anxiety. ..
  41. CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The goal of the Developmental Genome Anatomy Project (DGAP) is to pursue functional genomics in humans by capitalizing on balanced chromosomal rearrangements ..
  42. Development of Nonhuman Primate Models for PSA Biology Studies
    JAMES NKAMBWE MUBIRU; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The specific aims of this proposal are i) study the anatomy and histology of the prostate of the baboon and rhesus, ii) investigate the influence of age and genetics on ..
  43. Elaine L Bearer; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..People with PTSD display alterations in brain functional anatomy and in brain structures, and many experience relief from selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, linking ..
  44. Bronchial Vascular Proliferation and Function
    Elizabeth Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..proliferation after left pulmonary artery obstruction in rats, a species known to display a bronchial vascular anatomy similar to humans...
  45. Leica TCS SP5 Multiphoton Confocal Microscope
    Heather A Drummond; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Members of several departments including Physiology and Biophysics, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Anatomy, Nephrology, Pediatrics and members of the Dental School use the facility...
  46. Armin A Zadeh; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..enrolled for the CorE-320 multicenter study, a diagnostic accuracy study to compare MDCT assessment of coronary anatomy and myocardial stress perfusion imaging to conventional angiography and nuclear stress testing, during a 5-year ..
  47. Marc R Montminy; Fiscal Year: 2014
    ..4, G Koob/E Zorrilla, PDs: Behavioral significance of neuroendocrine peptides;Proj 5, P Sawchenko, PD: Anatomy of neuroendocrine peptide pathways in the brain;Core A, W Vale, Core Director (CD): Administrative;Core B, K-F ..
  48. Bioluminescence Imaging of Atherosclerosis Associated Reactive Oxygen Species
    REECE JOSEPH GOIFFON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In contrast, molecular imaging visualizes the anatomy together with the biochemical signature of plaques...
  49. Mapping serotonin receptors in lower urinary tract innervation
    E Michelle Southard-Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The information gained will advance future studies of chronic visceral pain in the lower urinary tract and thus meet the criteria for inclusion in the Nociceptive GenitoUrinary Development Molecular Anatomy Project (nGUDMAP).
  50. Ah Receptor Anatomy: Implications for Dioxin Toxicity
    CORNELIS JOHAN ELFERINK; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Parallels between humans and mice in the re- generative response, instills confidence that findings generated during these studies will be directly applicable to the human condition. ..
  51. Buddhadeb Dawn; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..echocardiography and a terminal hemodynamic study will be performed to assess left ventricular (LV) function and anatomy. LV structure, infarct size, fibrosis, and myocyte hypertrophy will be assessed by morphometry...
  52. Comparative effectiveness of noninvasive cardiac imaging
    Marcelo F Di Carli; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The Study of Myocardial Perfusion and Coronary Anatomy Imaging Roles in CAD (SPARC) is a prospective, open-label, multicenter, sequentially sampled, observational ..
  53. Fetal Brain Damage: A Placental Disorder
    ANNA PENN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of placental function may be compared to the knowledge of kidney function 50 years ago-- we can describe the anatomy, but not the biology...
  54. Spatial Control and Function of Nuclear Superoxide in LPS-mediated Cell Signaling
    NETANYA YEHUDIT SPENCER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her mentor is Dr. John Engelhardt, professor and Chair of the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology...
  55. Role of IL-15 in CD8 T Cell Development and Response
    Leo Lefrancois; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..These tools will allow us to visualize the effects of IL-15 and IL-15R1 deficiency on immune response anatomy. Overall, these studies will provide a comprehensive view of the role of IL-15/IL-15R in governing memory CD8 T ..
  56. Complex Nanocomposites for Bone Regeneration
    Antoni P Tomsia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and architectures, including anatomically-inspired designs that considers both cortical and cancellous functional anatomy made by robocasting (3-D printing) and lamellar structures prepared using a novel technology developed in our ..
  57. Stephen M Black; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..In patients with single ventricle anatomy and physiology, the post-operative balance of blood flow to the lungs and body is often dictated by the ..
  58. Timothy W Schacker; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Chronic IA has a detrimental effect on the anatomy of lymphoid tissues and is a primary factor in the incomplete IR in treated HIV infection...
  59. The Impact of Deep Brain Stimulation on Frontal-Subcortical Emotional Processing
    Joseph S Neimat; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Recordings made from neurons in the basal ganglia allow us to precisely determine the local physiological anatomy so that electrodes are placed with precision in the required nuclei...
  60. Gay R Holstein; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..The specific objective of this research project is to identify the structural and chemical anatomy of vestibular pathways that contribute to blood pressure regulation...
  61. Circle of Willis variability and migraine
    BRETT LEE CUCCHIARA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The anatomy of the circle of Willis is highly variable and altered cerebral blood flow (CBF) volume has been demonstrated in ..
  62. David H Farb; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..Sites for thesis research are also located in departments of Anatomy &Neurobiology, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Medicine, Neurology, Pathology, Physiology and Biophysics, ..
  63. Drug-Eluting Bioresorbable Polymer Scaffolding for Treatment of Aortic Aneurysms
    Jack Griffis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The occurrence of unfavorable anatomy limits the utility of these devices...
  64. PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY TRAINING GRANT
    Harry Koo; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..is organized around a preceptor system, consisting of faculty members from Pediatric Nephrology, Biostatistics, Anatomy/Neural Sciences, and Biochemistry/Molecular Biophysics engaged in the following areas of research: molecular ..
  65. The Anatomical Basis of Human Tongue Biomechanics
    Ira Sanders; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the movements that are unique to human speech and swallowing? The biomechanics of the tongue are dependent on its anatomy, and some of the most basic facts of human tongue anatomy are unknown...
  66. The Anatomical Basis of Human Tongue Biomechanics
    Ira Sanders; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the movements that are unique to human speech and swallowing? The biomechanics of the tongue are dependent on its anatomy, and some of the most basic facts of human tongue anatomy are unknown...
  67. A Dual Resolution Cone Beam CT System for 3-D Breast Imaging
    Chris C Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..geometry cone beam breast CT technique which couples high contrast sensitivity with true 3-D rendition of breast anatomy and lesions...
  68. A Dual Resolution Cone Beam CT System for 3-D Breast Imaging
    Chris Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..geometry cone beam breast CT technique which couples high contrast sensitivity with true 3-D rendition of breast anatomy and lesions...
  69. One Dimensional Hand Held Gamma Ray Scanner
    FARHAD DAGHIGHIAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2008 During surgery anatomy and physiology are often altered...
  70. The Dorsal Wrist: Function in the Normal & Injured State
    Rita Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] This study will incorporate previous knowledge gained on normal anatomy and kinematics of the wrist...
  71. IMPROVING ANIMAL RESOURCES FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH
    Sylvia Kondo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..D., M.D. W. StevenWard, Ph.D Ryuzo Yanagimachi, D.Sci. Laboratory Animal Service, UH PBRC/Dept. of Anatomy, JABSOM, UHM PBRC/Dept. of Anatomy,JABSOM, UHM Dept. of Trop. Medicine, JABSOM, UHM Dept...
  72. Human circadian sensitivity to very short light pulses
    Elizabeth B Klerman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..However, new work has begun to characterize the anatomy and physiology of the non-image-forming responses...
  73. Fractional flow reserve measurement based on coronary angiographic images
    SABEE Y MOLLOI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Coronary arteriography is the standard method for determination of coronary anatomy and assessment of atherosclerosis...
  74. Intrinsic Anatomy of the Circadian Rhythm System
    LAWRENCE MORIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..volume of literature on the topic, there has been no complete, three dimensional evaluation of the SCN intrinsic anatomy in any species...
  75. ANATOMY OF IDENTIFIED CELL POPULATIONS IN VISUAL CORTEX
    BARBARA MC GUIRE; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..This proposal aims to extend the current knowledge of cortical anatomy to a new level by using recent cell biological techniques of tissue slice preparations, fluorescence tracing ..
  76. Cord Blood: Treatment for Acute Myocardial Infarction
    William Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..has been shown to be effective in limiting infarct size and in the preservation of left ventricular function and anatomy in a rat model. These effects have been present in studies both utilizing and not utilizing immunosuppression...
  77. TECHNIQUES FOR DETECTION OF LESIONS IN CORONARY ARTERIES
    HOWARD KANTOR; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..include: standard spin-echo NMR imaging and viewing angle correction to image large portions of the coronary anatomy; flow velocity multi-dimensional imaging limited slice-selective 3D NMR angiography; slice- selective 2D ..
  78. Novel Static Screen Volumetric 3D Display for Medical Image Visualization
    Jason Geng; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This fundamental restriction greatly limits the capability of clinicians to perceive the complexity of the 3D anatomy and treatment plan, therefore affects the safety, speed, accuracy, and effectiveness of the treatment procedures...
  79. DO 3-D COMPUTER MODELS OF ANATOMY ENHANCE LEARNING?
    James Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    DESCRIPTION (adapted from the applicant's abstract): This project will test the hypothesis that studying anatomy from 3-dimensional (3-D) computer models enhances learning...