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Circulating vascular endothelial growth factor levels in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.
STUDY OBJECTIVES Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with intermittent hypoxia during sleep. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) has detectable levels in the circulation and itsExpand
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Hemodynamic changes during hemodialysis: role of nitric oxide and endothelin.
BACKGROUND Etiology of dialysis induced hypotension and hypertension remains speculative. There is mounting evidence that nitric oxide (NO) and endothelin (ET-1) may play a vital role in theseExpand
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Vascular endothelial growth factor in the cerebrospinal fluid of infants who died of sudden infant death syndrome: evidence for antecedent hypoxia.
OBJECTIVES Recurrent hypoxemia has been proposed as an important pathophysiological mechanism underlying sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). However, conflicting results emerged when xanthines wereExpand
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Anabolic effect of human growth hormone: management of inherited disorders of catabolic pathways.
The effects of growth hormone treatment and dietary alanine supplementation, individually and in combination, were studied in five patients with organic acidemias. Three patients had propionicExpand
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Challenges and Opportunities in the Hydrologic Sciences
Recommended Citation Hornberger, George M.; Bernhardt, Emily; Dietrich, WIlliam E.; Entekhabi, Dara; Fogg, Graham E.; FoufoulaGeorgiou, Efi; Gutowski, William J. Jr.; Lyons, W. Berry; Potter, KennethExpand
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Nanotechnology: nature's gift or scientists' brainchild?
In the field of environmental nanotechnology, opinions on the novelty of engineered nanomaterials vary; some scientists believe that many engineered nanomaterials are indeed unique, while others areExpand
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Evaluation of Domperidone Dosages and Delivery Methods for the Treatment of Fescue Toxicosis in Beef Heifers 1
The objective of this study was to develop a practical method of domperidone delivery to ameliorate fescue toxicosis. Experiment 1 used heifers assigned to 7 treatment groups (n = 6 each): positiveExpand
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Benefits of newborn screening for cystic fibrosis in Shreveport, Louisiana, Cystic Fibrosis Center.
INTRODUCTION Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is the second most common, life-shortening, inherited disorder occurring in childhood in the United States, after sickle cell anemia. More than 10 million AmericansExpand
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The Art and Archaeology of the Moche: An Ancient Andean Society of the Peruvian North Coast
Preface (Steve Bourget) Introduction (Steve Bourget and Kimberly L. Jones) Chapter 1. Iconography Meets Archaeology (Elizabeth P. Benson) Chapter 2. Sacrifices and Ceremonial Calendars in SocietiesExpand
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The Evolution of Environmental Engineering as a Professional Discipline
117 †A summary report on a workshop held August 9–10, 2002, in Toronto, Canada. The workshop was sponsored by the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors and supported by theExpand
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