Maxine Springer Stern

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PURPOSE To evaluate the presence of central nervous system degeneration in patients with low-tension glaucoma using magnetic resonance imaging. METHOD Ten patients with low-tension glaucoma and ten age-matched control subjects underwent magnetic resonance imaging. Cortical atrophy and cerebral infarcts were graded from "0" (normal) to "3," which was done(More)
Several studies have found a relationship between the distance that must be traveled to receive a mental health service and the rate of utilization of the service. In the study of admission rates to mental health centers and state hospitals reported here, the author examined the relationship of admission rates to distance and to three other factors:(More)
The molecular dimensions of the extracellular, hexagonal bilayer chlorocruorin of the polychaete Eudistylia vancouverii, determined by scanning transmission electron microscopy (STEM) of negatively stained specimens, were diameter of 27.5 nm and height of 18.5 nm. STEM mass measurements of unstained, freeze-dried specimens provided a molecular mass (Mm) of(More)
A case of type 3 Ehlers-Danlos syndrome with associated mitral valve prolapse, right bundle-branch block, and left anterior fascicular block was studied, including His bundle electrocardiography and echocardiography. Mitral valve prolapse and HV prolongation were reported. The present study suggests that the basic underlying collagen defect in this syndrome(More)