Research Publications from 2012

Kennedy Krieger’s scientists and researchers are leaders in the worldwide effort to prevent and treat disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and musculoskeletal system. Learn about our innovative research initiatives and latest findings through our faculty research publications, Research Frontiers articles, and research press releases.

Cao, C., Ang S. C., Vallely M. P., Ng M., Adams M., & Wilson M. (2012).  Migration of the transcatheter valve into the left ventricle.. Annals of cardiothoracic surgery. 1(2), 243-4.
Vallely, M. P., Wilson M. K., Adams M., & Ng M. K. C. (2012).  How to set up a successful TAVI program.. Annals of cardiothoracic surgery. 1(2), 185-9.
Mahajan, R. (2012).  Surgical options in diabetes mellitus: A ray of hope.. International journal of applied & basic medical research. 2(2), 75-6.
Chen, D. T., Shepherd L., & Becker D. M. (2012).  The HPV vaccine and parental consent.. The virtual mentor : VM. 14(1), 5-12.
Wilson, E. M., & Trivedi R. H. (2012).  Axial length measurement techniques in pediatric eyes with cataract.. Saudi journal of ophthalmology : official journal of the Saudi Ophthalmological Society. 26(1), 13-7. Abstract
Tang, M., Wang L., Koch D. D., Li Y., & Huang D. (2012).  Intraocular lens power calculation after myopic and hyperopic laser vision correction using optical coherence tomography.. Saudi journal of ophthalmology : official journal of the Saudi Ophthalmological Society. 26(1), 19-24. Abstract
Fall, A. L., Di Bernardo S., Mivelaz Y., Meijboom E. J., & Sekarski N. (2012).  [A rare cause of arterial hypertension in children: Takayasu arteritis].. Archives de pédiatrie : organe officiel de la Sociéte française de pédiatrie. 19(1), 31-3. Abstract
Johnston, M. V. (2012).  Iron deficiency, febrile seizures and brain development.. Indian pediatrics. 49(1), 13-4.
Lu, H., Xu F., Grgac K., Liu P., Qin Q., & van Zijl P. (2012).  Calibration and validation of TRUST MRI for the estimation of cerebral blood oxygenation.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 67(1), 42-9. Abstract
Aggarwal, M., Jones M. V., Calabresi P. A., Mori S., & Zhang J. (2012).  Probing mouse brain microstructure using oscillating gradient diffusion MRI.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 67(1), 98-109. Abstract
Becker, D. B., & Schwartz A. I. (2012).  Looking out for the little ones.. Journal of the Massachusetts Dental Society. 61(3), 4.
Lostutter, T. W., Lewis M. A., Cronce J. M., Neighbors C., & Larimer M. E. (2012).  The Use of Protective Behaviors in Relation to Gambling Among College Students.. Journal of gambling studies / co-sponsored by the National Council on Problem Gambling and Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming. Abstract
Walhovd, K. B., Fjell A. M., Brown T. T., Kuperman J. M., Chung Y., Hagler D. J., et al. (2012).  Long-term influence of normal variation in neonatal characteristics on human brain development.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109(49), 20089-94. Abstract
Li, Q., Cheng T., Wang Y., & Bryant S. H. (2012).  Characterizing protein domain associations by Small-molecule ligand binding.. Journal of proteome science and computational biology. 1, Abstract
Becker, D., & Merkely B. (2012).  [Acute coronary syndrome -- 2012].. Orvosi hetilap. 153(51), 2009-15. Abstract
Evin, G., & Li Q. - X. (2012).  Platelets and Alzheimer's disease: Potential of APP as a biomarker.. World journal of psychiatry. 2(6), 102-113. Abstract
Blows, L. H. J., Dixon G. F., Behan M. W. H., Allen R., Cohen A. S., Dickinson K., et al. (2012).  Prospective peer review of regional percutaneous interventional procedures: a tool for quality control and revalidation.. EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology. 8(8), 939-44. Abstract
Lewis, M. (2012).  Superbills simplify coding for outpatient procedures.. Medical economics. 89(23), 66.
Kohler, K. M., McDonald J. J., Duke J. L., Arakawa H., Tan S., Kleinstein S. H., et al. (2012).  Identification of core DNA elements that target somatic hypermutation.. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 189(11), 5314-26. Abstract
Weekes, A. J., Reddy A., Lewis M. R., & Norton J. H. (2012).  E-point septal separation compared to fractional shortening measurements of systolic function in emergency department patients: prospective randomized study.. Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. 31(12), 1891-7. Abstract
Liu, L. - Q., Li Z., Zhu Y., & Shu Y. - L. (2012).  [Prior infected influenza virus could protect mice from challenge of lethal influenza virus].. Zhonghua shi yan he lin chuang bing du xue za zhi = Zhonghua shiyan he linchuang bingduxue zazhi = Chinese journal of experimental and clinical virology. 26(6), 405-8. Abstract
Nics, L., Hahn A., Zeilinger M., Vraka C., Ungersboeck J., Haeusler D., et al. (2012).  Quantification of the radio-metabolites of the serotonin-1A receptor radioligand [carbonyl-11C]WAY-100635 in human plasma: an HPLC-assay which enables measurement of two patients in parallel.. Applied radiation and isotopes : including data, instrumentation and methods for use in agriculture, industry and medicine. 70(12), 2730-6. Abstract
Wang, C. - X., Cao H. - Y., Cheng M., Xu H. - R., Wang M. - Z., Xu L. - L., et al. (2012).  [The influence of representative herbs of clearing and detoxifying drugs effect on inflammatory cytokines expression of mice lung homogenate infected by influenza virus FM1].. Zhonghua shi yan he lin chuang bing du xue za zhi = Zhonghua shiyan he linchuang bingduxue zazhi = Chinese journal of experimental and clinical virology. 26(6), 415-8. Abstract
Chu, X. - G., Zhan F. - X., Peng G. - P., Chen H. - P., Peng T. - H., Tang H., et al. (2012).  [Subtype and sequence analysis of the gag genes for HIV-1 strains isolated in Hubei province].. Zhonghua shi yan he lin chuang bing du xue za zhi = Zhonghua shiyan he linchuang bingduxue zazhi = Chinese journal of experimental and clinical virology. 26(6), 460-3. Abstract
Li, F., Yan T., Zhang J., Shao Q., Li B., Li Z. - B., et al. (2012).  [FibroScan can be used to diagnose the size of oesophageal varices in patients with HBV-related cirrhosis].. Zhonghua shi yan he lin chuang bing du xue za zhi = Zhonghua shiyan he linchuang bingduxue zazhi = Chinese journal of experimental and clinical virology. 26(6), 470-3. Abstract
Skaar, D. A., Li Y., Bernal A. J., Hoyo C., Murphy S. K., & Jirtle R. L. (2012).  The human imprintome: regulatory mechanisms, methods of ascertainment, and roles in disease susceptibility.. ILAR journal / National Research Council, Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources. 53(3-4), 341-58. Abstract
Pan, X. - F., Zhang K., Yang X. - A., Li X. - J., & Xu Q. - H. (2012).  [Interleukin-21 expression in serum of patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure and its significance].. Zhonghua shi yan he lin chuang bing du xue za zhi = Zhonghua shiyan he linchuang bingduxue zazhi = Chinese journal of experimental and clinical virology. 26(6), 477-9. Abstract
Feifel, D., Wilson M. P., Pepper D., Currier G. W., & Holloman G. (2012).  In reply:.. The western journal of emergency medicine. 13(6), 536-7.
Wu, F. - Y., Heng K. K., Salleh R. B., Soh T. G., Lee J. J., Mah J., et al. (2012).  Comparing peripheral blood stem cell collection using the COBE Spectra, Haemonetics MCS+, and Baxter Amicus.. Transfusion and apheresis science : official journal of the World Apheresis Association : official journal of the European Society for Haemapheresis. 47(3), 345-50. Abstract
Hurtado, A., Escudero E., Pando J., Sharma S., & Johnson R. J. (2012).  Cardiovascular and renal effects of chronic exposure to high altitude.. Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association. 27 Suppl 4, iv11-6. Abstract
Huang, T., Zou C. - P., Li X. - C., Feng D. - P., & Yang M. - W. (2012).  [Simple osteotomy for correct hallux valgus with increased I, II intermetatarsal angle].. Zhongguo gu shang = China journal of orthopaedics and traumatology. 25(12), 1021-3. Abstract
Zhan, X. - J., Tian C., Zhang Y., & Liu C. - S. (2012).  [PCR-SSCP molecular identification of Panax ginseng and P. quinquefolius based on ITS2 bar coding SNPs].. Zhongguo Zhong yao za zhi = Zhongguo zhongyao zazhi = China journal of Chinese materia medica. 37(24), 3748-51. Abstract
Cui, Z. - H., Li Y., Yuan Q. - J., Zhou L. - S., & Li M. - H. (2012).  [Molecular identification of astragali radix and its adulterants by ITS sequences].. Zhongguo Zhong yao za zhi = Zhongguo zhongyao zazhi = China journal of Chinese materia medica. 37(24), 3773-6. Abstract
Airan, R. D., Bar-Shir A., Liu G., Pelled G., McMahon M. T., van Zijl P. C. M., et al. (2012).  MRI biosensor for protein kinase A encoded by a single synthetic gene.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 68(6), 1919-23. Abstract
Clarke, M., & Li Y. (2012).  Editorial for issue 3 of 2012, Journal of Evidence Based Medicine.. Journal of evidence-based medicine. 5(3), 113.
Lin, C. - Y., Yadav N. N., Friedman J. I., Ratnakar J., Sherry D. A., & van Zijl P. C. M. (2012).  Using frequency-labeled exchange transfer to separate out conventional magnetization transfer effects from exchange transfer effects when detecting ParaCEST agents.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 67(4), 906-11. Abstract
Liu, G., Moake M., Har-el Y. -el, Long C. M., Chan K. W. Y., Cardona A., et al. (2012).  In vivo multicolor molecular MR imaging using diamagnetic chemical exchange saturation transfer liposomes.. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. 67(4), 1106-13. Abstract
Cobb, C. M., Blue M. S., Beaini N. E., Umaki M. R., & Satheesh K. M. (2012).  Diode laser offers minimal benefit for periodontal therapy.. Compendium of continuing education in dentistry (Jamesburg, N.J. : 1995). 33(4), e67-73. Abstract
Wang, M., Zhang M., Tang Q., & Li X. (2012).  Influence of honey-roasting on the main pharmacological activities and the water-soluble active glycosides of licorice.. African journal of traditional, complementary, and alternative medicines : AJTCAM / African Networks on Ethnomedicines. 9(2), 189-96. Abstract
Lewis, M. A., & Hobday T. J. (2012).  Treatment of neuroendocrine tumor liver metastases.. International journal of hepatology. 2012, 973946. Abstract
Meng, J., Li Z., Gu Q., Zhang J., Zhuang Q., Si Y., et al. (2012).  Propranolol intervention therapy for infants with facial hemangioma.. Contemporary oncology (Poznań, Poland). 16(5), 432-4. Abstract