Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Smith LC, Chu VW, Yang K, Gleason CJ, Pitcher LH, Rennermalm AK, Legleiter CJ, Behar AE, Overstreet BT, Moustafa SE, Tedesco M, Forster RR, LeWinter AL, Finnegan DC, Sheng Y, Balog J.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jan 27;112(4):1001-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1413024112. Epub 2015 Jan 12.
Thermally incised meltwater channels that flow each summer across melt-prone surfaces of the Greenland ice sheet have received little direct study. We use high-resolution WorldView-1/2 satellite mapping and in situ measurements to characterize supraglacial water storage, drainage pattern, and...
BMC oral health
Bruers JJ, van Dam BA, Gorter RC, Eijkman MA.
BMC Oral Health. 2016 Sep 29;16(1):104. doi: 10.1186/s12903-016-0295-8.
BACKGROUND: A complaint from a patient can have a serious impact on the well-being of dentists. Little is known, however, about the nature and the extent of this impact.METHODS: Therefore in 2013 an anonymous survey was conducted among 955...
The Review of scientific instruments
Golfinopoulos T, LaBombard B, Burke W, Parker RR, Parkin W, Woskov P.
Rev Sci Instrum. 2014 Apr;85(4):043510. doi: 10.1063/1.4871550.
A wide-frequency range (50-300 kHz) power system has been implemented for use with a new RF antenna - the "Shoelace" antenna - built to drive coherent plasma fluctuations in the edge of the Alcator C-Mod tokamak. A custom, dynamically...
Chemical communications (Cambridge, England)
Lamb KJ, Dowsett MR, North M, Parker RR, Whitwood AC.
Chem Commun (Camb). 2020 Apr 30;56(35):4844-4847. doi: 10.1039/d0cc01192d.
The synthesis of novel tetrahydroquinoxalines by a metal induced one-electron reductive cyclisation of salophen ligands was found to occur when a salophen ligand was treated with chromium(ii) chloride or decamethylcobaltocene.
Journal of analytical toxicology
Kovach AL, Carter RR, Thornburg JW, Wiethe R, Fennell TR, Wiley JL.
J Anal Toxicol. 2021 Oct 20; doi: 10.1093/jat/bkab109. Epub 2021 Oct 20.
Studies have suggested that vitamin E acetate (VEA), when used in an electronic vaping device, undergoes thermal degradation and is considered one of the main contributors in E-cigarette or Vaping product use-Associated Lung Injury (EVALI). Using a Borgwaldt 5.1...
The Review of scientific instruments
Faust I, Delgado-Aparicio L, Bell RE, Tritz K, Diallo A, Gerhardt SP, LeBlanc B, Kozub TA, Parker RR, Stratton BC.
Rev Sci Instrum. 2014 Nov;85(11):11D856. doi: 10.1063/1.4890254.
A new set of radiated-power-density diagnostics for the National Spherical Torus Experiment Upgrade (NSTX-U) tokamak have been designed to measure the two-dimensional poloidal structure of the total photon emissivity profile in order to perform power balance, impurity transport, and...
Open forum infectious diseases
Carter RR, Sun J, Jump RL.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 May 30;3(3):ofw112. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw112. eCollection 2016 Sep.
Background. Little is known about the American public's perceptions or knowledge about antibiotic-resistant bacteria or antibiotic misuse. We hypothesized that although many people recognize antibiotic resistance as a problem, they may not understand the relationship between antibiotic consumption and...
Sun J, Bogie KM, Teagno J, Sun YH, Carter RR, Cui L, Zhang GQ.
Cancer Inform. 2015 Mar 23;13:113-23. doi: 10.4137/CIN.S14034. eCollection 2014.
Ovarian cancer (OvCa) is the most lethal gynecologic disease in the United States, with an overall 5-year survival rate of 44.5%, about half of the 89.2% for all breast cancer patients. To identify factors that possibly contribute to the...
Lobo DP, Wemyss AM, Smith DJ, Straube A, Betteridge KB, Salmon AH, Foster RR, Elhegni HE, Satchell SC, Little HA, Pacheco-Gómez R, Simmons MJ, Hicks MR, Bates DO, Rodger A, Dafforn TR, Arkill KP.
Nano Res. 2015 Oct;8(10):3307-3315. doi: 10.1007/s12274-015-0831-x.
The wall shear stress (WSS) that a moving fluid exerts on a surface affects many processes including those relating to vascular function. WSS plays an important role in normal physiology (e.g. angiogenesis) and affects the microvasculature's primary function of...
Journal of patient safety
Calvo JM, Kwatra J, Yansane A, Tokede O, Gorter RC, Kalenderian E.
J Patient Saf. 2021 Aug 01;17(5):398-404. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000355.
BACKGROUND: Burnout is a threat to patient safety. It relates to emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and lack of personal accomplishment. Work engagement conversely composed of levels of vigor, dedication, and absorption in one's profession. The aim of this study was...
Alcoholism treatment quarterly
Carter RR, Johnson SM, Exline JJ, Post SG, Pagano ME.
Alcohol Treat Q. 2012;30(2):163-178. doi: 10.1080/07347324.2012.663286. Epub 2012 Apr 13.
The purpose of this study is to explore narcissistic and prosocial behaviors as reported by adolescents with and without substance dependency disorder (SDD). This study employs a quasi-experimental design using SDD adolescents compared with two normative samples of adolescents....
Horstman LA, Callahan CJ, Morter RL, Amstutz HE.
Theriogenology. 1982 Mar;17(3):273-92. doi: 10.1016/0093-691x(82)90088-7.
Three hundred and six heifers were randomly assigned to treatment groups in a three by six factorial design. Treatments were ovariectomy, melengestrol acetate (MGA), manual abortion, intramuscular estradiol cypionate (ECP) or Prostaglandin F2alpha and untreated controls. The Average Daily...