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2007 Publications and Presentations

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Books and Book Chapters

Watts J, Shryock T, Apley M, Bade D, Brown S, Gray JT, Heine H, Hunter R, Mevius D, Papich M, Silley P, Zurenko G. Performance standards for antimicrobial disk and dilution susceptibility tests for bacteria isolated from animal. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, Wayne PA. Approved Standard Third Edition. CLSI Text M31-A3. Wayne, PA: Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, 2007. (In press).

Malek MH, York AMWeir JP. Foundations of strength training for special populations. Chandler TJ, Brown LE (Eds) Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance, Philadelphia, PA. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007.

Published Manuscripts

Albright KC,* Schoyt TC, Jafari N, Wohlford-Wessels MP, Finnerty EP. Tissue plasminogen activator use: Evaluation and initial management of ischemic stroke from an Iowa hospital perspective. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease; 14:1237-135, 2005.

Freeman D, Jaeger A, Johnson R, Geletta S, Cooper K, Toney P. Reliability study of the Phillips Biometer ž for the measurement of subtalar joint range of motion. The Foot; 17:102-110, 2007.

Feder I, Gray JT, Pearce RA, Fratamico PM, Bush E, Porto-Fett A, Wallace FM, Fedorka-Cray PJ, Luchansky JB. Testing of feces obtained through the National Animal Health Monitoring System ‚ ” s Swine 2000 study for the presence of Escherichia coli O157:H7. J Food Port; 70:1489-92, 2007.

Odongao NE, Bagg R, Vessie G, Dick P, Or-Rashid MM, Hooke SE, Gray JT, Kebreab E, France J, McBride BW. Long-term effects of feeding monensin on methane production in lactating dairy cows. J Dairy Sci; 90:1781-8, 2007.

Hisley KC, Anderson L, Smith SE, Kavic SM, Tracy JK. Coupled physical and digital cadaver dissection followed by a visual test protocol provides insights into the nature of anatomical knowledge and its evaluation. Anatomical Sciences Education; 1:1, 2008.

Welk GJ, Joens-Matre RR. The effect of weight on self-concept and psychosocial correlates of physical activity in youths. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance; 78:43-46, 2007.

Holmer C, Essmann M, Ault K, Larsen B. Adherence and blocking of Candida Albicans to cultured vaginal epithelial cells: Treatments to decrease adherence. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology; 2006:1-6, 2006.

McClinton SM, Donatell G, Weir JP, Heiderscheit BC. Influence of step height on quadriceps onset timing and activation during stair ascent in individuals with patellofemoral pain syndrome. J Orthop Sport Phys Ther; 37:239-44, 2007.

Stumbo TThiele AYork AM. Generic abilities as rank ordered by baby boomer and generation X physical therapists. Journal of Therapy Education; 21:48-52, 2007.

Beck TW, Housh TJ, Cramer JT, Weir JP. The effect of the estimated innervation zone on EMG amplitude and center frequency. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise; 39:1282-1290, 2007.

Beck TW, Housh TJ, Fry AC, Cramer JT, Weir JP, Schilling BK, Falvo MJ, Moore CA. The influence of muscle fiber type composition on the patterns of responses for electromyographic and mechanomyographic amplitude and mean power frequency during a submaximal isometric muscle action. Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology; 47:221-232, 2007.

Beck TW, Housh TJ, Johnson GO, Weir JP, Cramer JT, Coburn JW, Malek MH, Mielke M. Effects of two days of isokinetic training on strength and electromyographic amplitude in the agonist and antagonist muscle. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research; 21:757-762, 2007.

McClinton S, Donatel G, Weir J, Heiderscheidt B. Influence of step height on quadriceps onset timing and activation during stair ascent in individuals with patellofermoal pain syndrome. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy; 37:239-224, 2207.

Beck TW, Housh TJ, Mielke M, Cramer JT, Weir JP, Malek MH, Johnson GO. The influence of electrode placement over the innervation zone on electromyographic amplitude and mean power frequency versus isokinetic torque relationships. Journal of Neuroscience Methods; 37:130-139, 2007.

Cramer JT, Housh TJ, Johnson GO, Weir JP, Beck TW, Coburn JW. An acute bout of stretching does not affect maximal eccentric isokinetic peak torque, the joint ankle at peak torque, mean power, electromyography, or mechanomyograph. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy; 37:130-139, 2007.

Manuscripts in Press

Farzan A, Friendship RM, Dewey CE, Muckle AC, Gray JT, Funk J. Distribution of Salmonella serovars and phage types on swine farms in 2004. Can J Vet Res. October 2007.

Hook SE, Gray JT. Quantification of archaea in bovine rumen fluid by fluorescent in situ hybridization. Journal of Microbiological Meth. November 2007.

Joens-Matre RR, Welk GJ, Calabros MA, Russell DW, Nicklay B, Hensley L. Rural-urban differences in physical activity, physical fitness and overweight prevalence of children. Journal of Rural Health.

Mahoney J, Ponticello M,* Nelson E,* Rasz R.* Topical misoprostol and wound healing in rats. Wounds. December 2007.

Schmidt M, Drgon T, Bowers B, Cabib E. Hyperpoplarized growth of saccharomyces cerevisiae cak1P212Sand cla4 mutants weakens cell walls and renders cells dependent of chitin synthase 3.
Federation of European Microbiological Societies. In Press.

Other Scientific/Professional Publications

Freschi S, Dodson N.* Osteoid Osteoma. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association. September/October 2007.

Geletta S. Baseline report on outcome measures of the ‚ Å”Iowa Links ‚ � Chronic Disease Self Management Project. Iowa Department of Elder Affairs. October 2007.

Geletta S, Long S. Administrative turnover and nursing-home deficiencies in Iowa. Iowa Department of Elder Affairs. August 2007.

Joens-Matre RR. An epidemic of obesity of physical inactivity? Public Health Matters, 2007.

McClinton SM, Tilton J,* Wettstein MD,* Vardaxis VG, Heiderscheit BC. Foot position affects weight-bearing ankle dorsiflexion measures in individuals with plantar fasciitis. Iowa Physical Therapy Association . October 2007.

McClinton SM, Tilton J,* Wettstein MD,* Vardaxis VG, Heiderscheit BC. Reliability of weight bearing ankle dorsiflexion measures with varied foot and knee positions. The American Physical Therapy Association. February 2007.

McClinton SM. Therapeutic management of the cyclist. Des Moines University Sports Medicine Club. March 2007.

Wettstein MD,* Tilton J,* Vardaxis VGMcClinton SM, Heiderscheit BC, Bennett J. The effects of pronation on clinical dorsiflexion measurement. The Iowa Podiatric Medical Society. October 2007.

Wettstein MD,* Tilton J,* Vardaxis VGMcClinton SM, Heiderscheit BC, Bennett J. The effects of pronation on clinical dorsiflexion measurement. The American Podiatric Medical Association. August 2007.

Beck TW, Housh TJ, Johnson GO, Cramer JT, Weir JP, Coburn JW, Malek MH. Does the frequency content of the surface mechanoomycographic signal reflect motor unit firing rats? Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology; 17:1-13, 2007.

York AM. Sports neuropsychology: Assessment and management of traumatic brain injury. Phy Ther; 87:116-117, 2007.

York AM, Davis C. Patient practitioner interaction: An experiential manual for developing the art of health care. Phy Ther; 86:1713, 2007.

Submitted Manuscripts

Buchanan PAVardaxis VG. Lower extremity strength profiles and gender-based classification of basketball player ages 9-22 years. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

Joens-Matre RR, Welk GJ, Russell DW. Youth physical activity: Does being overweight make a difference?Annals of Behavioral Medicine.

Mahoney J, Scott R.* Psoriatic onychopacydermoperiostitis: An unusual case presentation. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association.

Patestas MA, Wohlford-Wessels MP, Hisley K. Comparison of traditional and computer-based neuroanatomy information resources used in COMLEX examination preparation. Anatomical Sciences Education. December 2007.

Yoho R, Wilson P,* Gerres J.* Chopart ‚ ” s amputation: A ten-year case history. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery. March 2007.

Yoho R, Gerteisen J.* Protein C deficiency. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association. June 2007.

Yoho R, Dodson N,* Greenhagen R,* Geletta S. A comparison of vitamin D in diabetic and non-diabetic populations. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association. July 2007.

Yoho R, Jung H,* Vardaxis VFrerichs J, Greenhagen R.* A comparison of bone quality in diabetic and non-diabetic patient populations. The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery. November 2007.

Published Abstracts

Buchanan PAVardaxis VG. Gender-based classification on lower extremity strength is most accurate with total leg strength. Journal of Athletic Training; 42:S80, 2007.

Crisp T, Giles G, Finnerty EP. Opiates and antioxidants inhibit tactile-evoked allodynia. The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Journal; 21:A412, April 2007.

Jacoby MR, Albright KC,* Schott TC, Jafari N, Finnerty EP. Tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) utilization in Iowa. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease; 12:246, 2003.

Rogers J, Holt G, Finnerty EP, Miller B.* Scaphoid excision and limited wrist fusion: A comparison of K-wire and circular plate fixation. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. September 2007.

Albright KC,* Johnson-Brown S, Finnerty E, Oken KR, Tannebaum M, Ghali, M. Transfers for emergent PCI: Who is at risk for door-to-balloon time delay? Inernational Congress on Coronary Artery Disease: From Prevention to Intervention, Venice, Italy. October 2007.

Albright KC,* Johnson-Brown S, Finnerty E,Oken KR, Tannenbaum M, Ghali M. Removing barriers to emergency cardiovascular care: Extending PCI services to rural communities. Congress on Coronary Artery Disease: From Prevention to Intervention, Venice, Italy. October 2007.

Johnson J,* Adams J,* Finnerty EP, Nettikadan S, Henderson E. Patterning of extra cellular proteins using the Nano eNabler for single cell studies. Soc for Neurosci, San Diego, CA. November 3-7, 2007.

Hesami, Welsh SK, Parkman J, Gray JT, Lumsden JS, MacInnes J. Antimicrobial resistance patterns and molecular analysis of Flavobacterium psychrophilum isolated from diseases fish. American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, Toronto, Ontario. May 2007.

Wohlford-Wessels MP, Hills D. Measuring the effect of curricular change ‚ œ residency director ‚ ” s perception of graduates and graduates ‚ ” perception of preparedness. International Association of Medical Science Educators Annual Meeting, Cleveland, OH. July 2007.

McClinton S, Tilton J,* Wettstein MD,* Vardaxis VG, Heiderscheit BC. Reliability of a weight bearing ankle dorsiflexion measures with varied foot and knee positions. J Orthop Sport Phys Ther; 37:A83, 2007.

Smith J, Schlendiwitz K, Mortensen LStrom D. The effects of E Zhu in combination with know chemotherapeutic agents. Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, Washington DC. 2007.

Nguyen ML, Kraft RM, Aubert M, Goodwin E, DiMaio D, Blaho JA. P53 and hTERT determine sensitivity to viral apoptosis. Journal Virology; 81:12985-95, 2007.

Schmidt M, Boyer MP, DrgonT, Bowers B, Cabib E. Stretched too thin ‚ œ the perils of hyperpolarized growth in cak1 and cla4 mutants. Cold Spring Harbor Yeast Cell Biology Meeting, Cold Spring Harbor, NY. August 17, 2007.

Strom D, Filippelli C, Taylor H. DNA microarray analysis of Runx1 and Runx2 overexpressing cells. Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, Washington DC. 2007.

James M,* Filippelli C, Ungs C, DuPree E, Strom D. A novel therapy for CMS metastasis of HER2 positive breast cancer. American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA. 2007.

Wilson W, Roach PJ. Phosphorylation regulates the subcellular localization of glycogen synthase inSaccharomyces cerevisaie. American Society for Microbiology, Toronto, Canada. May 2007.

Yoho R, Dodson N,* Nethery W,* Keplinger M,* Geletta S. The relationship between Charcot neuroarthropathy and vitamin D: Is this a cause for concern in diabetic patients? American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference, Orlando, FL. March 2007.

Yoho R, Wilson P,* Gerres J.* Chopart ‚ ” s amputation: a ten-year case history. American Podiatric Medical Association National Scientific Conference, Philadelphia, PA. August 2007.

Yoho R, Dodson N,* Greenhagen R,* Geletta S. A comparison of vitamin D in diabetic and non-diabetic populations. American Podiatric Medical Association National Scientific Conference, Philadelphia, PA. August 2007.

Easton A,* York AMVardaxis VG, Ramirez G. A meta-analysis comparing aerobic, aquatic and strength exercises using pain and function outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis. American Physical Therapy Association, Boston, MA. February 2007.

Jensen J,* Dorniden A,* Dibble L,* Legg R,* York AMStumbo T. A pilot study to demonstrate inter-rater reliability of students using a standardized tool to appraise the quality of clinical research articles. Iowa Physical Therapy Association, Cedar Rapids, IA. October 2007.

York AMStumbo T, Ramirez G. A pilot study to measure the effectiveness of a web-based tutorial in the acquisition of evidence based practice skills. American Physical Therapy Association, Boston, MA. February 2007.

York AMStumbo T, Ramirez G. A pilot study to measure the inter-rater reliability of students a standardized tool to appraise the quality of clinical research articles. American Physical Therapy Association, Denver, CO. June 2007.

Submitted Abstracts

Canby CHisley KKolbinger GStanton CMatz DKhan MVardaxis VG. Real-time interactive fusion of physical/electronic ausculatation simulation and 3D CT/MRI-based anatomical modeling applied to training in lung sounds detection, discrimination and classification. AAA Annual meeting, San Diego, CA. 2008.

Crisp T, Giles JR, Elgi SD,* Henry MKFinnerty EP. Aging and the antiallodynic efficacy of combination treatment with opiates and antioxidants. Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. April 5-9, 2008.

Dufficy D, Geletta S. Methods for evaluating and reporting compliance with childhood blood lead testing protocol. National Environmental Health Association, Tuscon, AZ. April 2008.

Dufficy D, Geletta S. Compliance with Iowa ‚ ” s childhood blood lead testing protocol. Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists. June 2008.

Maudlin HJ, Estling CR, Tippett JM, Gervich D, Gray JT. Evaluation of intravascular needleless connector ability to mitigate colonization with S epidermidis and MRSA. American Society for Microbiology, Boston, MA. June 2008.

Norbert B, Higginson J, Millman ST, Gray JT. Transmission of multiple drug resistant Salmonella entericaserovar Tphimurium. American Society for Micriobiology, Boston, MA. June 2008.

McClinton SM, Tilton J,* Wettstein MD,* Vardaxis VG, Heiderscheit B. Foot position affects weight-bearing ankle dorsiflexion measures in individuals with plantar fascitis. J Orthop Sport Phys Ther. 2008.

Stebbins C. Enhancing empathy in medical students using FLEX Care ž . International Conference on Communication in Healthcare, Charleston, SC. October 9-12, 2007.

Iwaasa G,* Hasler P,* Sauer J, Vardaxis VGMahoney J. A new 6-segment foot model for mid and forefoot kinematics during gait. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Long Beach, CA. 2008.

Vardaxis VG, Iwaasa G,* Hasler P,* Sauer J, Mahoney J. A mid- and fore-foot kinematics model of the foot. The Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society, Indianapolis, IN. 2008.

Weir J, Crossley C,* Graf J,* Kanis Z,* Schardt J,* Shuett A,* Vardaxis VG. Oxygen uptake drift during severe exercise is not correlated with changes in running mechanics. American College of Sports Medicine, Indianapolis, IN. 2008.

Yoho R, Jung H,* Vardaxis VFrerichs J. A comparison of bone quality in diabetic and non-diabetic patient populations. The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Scientific Conference, Long Beach, CA. February 20-22, 2007.

York AMStumbo T. A measure of the effectiveness of teaching evidence based medicine via a web-based tutorial. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, St. Louis, MO. April 2008.

Presentations

Mukhi S, Khaja A, Albright K,* Barreto, Wagner-Bartak N, Martin-Schild S, Merrick M, Grotta J, Weir R. Angiography resource utilization for acute intra-arterial therapy for acute ischemic stroke. American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, Dana Point, CA. July 2007.

Khaja A, Albright K,* Barreto, Merrick M, Hallevi H, Martin-Schild S, Gonzales N, Illoh K, Weir R, Grotta J, Noser E. Elderly patients do not have poorer outcomes after intra-aterial thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke. American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, Dana Point, CA. July 2007.

Barreto A, Albright K,* Grotta J, Noser E, Khaja A, Shaltoni H, Gonzales N, Martin-Schild S, Hallevi H, Cacayorin E, Weir R. Intra-arterial thrombus burden is highly associated with clinical outcome in acute ischemic stroke. American Society of Neuroradiology, Chicago, IL. June 2007.

Shaltoni H, Barreto A, Albright K,* Noser E, Khaja A, Gonzales N, Martin-Schild S, Hallevi H, Illoh K, Grotta J, Weir R. Acute carotid terminal occlusion treated with and without Merci Retriever Device: The Houston Experience. American Society of Neruroradiology, Chicago, IL. June 2007.

Hallevi H, Albright K,* Barreto A, Martin-Schild S, Khaja A, Gonzales N, Illoh K, Noser E, Grotta J. Anticoagulation and the risk of intracerebral hemorrhage after cardioembolic stroke. European Stroke Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. May 2007.

Martin-Schild S, Albright K,* Peck M, Khaja A, Gonzales N, Barreto A, Hallevi H, Noser E, Shaltoni H, Illoh K, Grotta J. Aggressive blood pressure management before thrombolytics for actue ischemic stroke: Do our guidelines need a makeover? American Academy of Neurology, Boston, MA. April 2007.

Khaja A, Martin-Schild S, Albright K,* Gonzales N, Barreto A, Hallevi H, Noser E, Illoh K, Grotta J. Cocaine and acute ischemic stroke: Observations from the UT-Houston Stroke Registry. American Academy of Neurology, Boston, MA. April 2007.

Barreto AD, Merrick M, Martin-Schild S, Albright KC,* Gonzales NR, Illoh K, Noser E, Shaltoni HM, Khaja AM, Weir RU, Grotta JC. Adjunctibe MERCI ® catheter utilization during intra-arterial therapy does not benefit unselected ischemic stroke patients. American Academy of Neurology, Boston, MA. May 2007.

Martin-Schild S, Khaja A, Barreto A, Gonzales N, Hallevi H, Shaltoni H, Noser E, Illoh K, Albright K,* Grotta J. Cocaine and intracerebral hemorrhage: Observations from the UT-Houston Stroke Registry. American Academy of Neurology, Boston, MA. April 2007.

Hallevi H, Gonzales N, Noser E, Illoh K, Barreto A, Martin-Schild S, Khaja A, Shaltoni H, Grotta J, Albright K.* The benefit of activated factor VII for intracerebral hemorrhage beyond three hours. International Stroke Conference, San Francisco, CA. February 2007.

Khaja A, Merrick M, Noser E, Albright K,* Gonzales N. Barreto A, Martin-Schild S, Hallevi H, Illoh K, Shaltoni H, Grotta J. Development of orolingual angioedema in ischemic stroke patients treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator. International Stroke Conference, San Francisco, CA. February 2007.

Khaja A, Albright K,* Barreto, Merrick M, Hallevi H, Martin-Schild S, Gonzales N, Illoh K, Weir R, Grotta J, Noser E. Elderly patients do not have poorer outcomes after intra-arterial thrombolysis for actue aschemic stroke. The American Society of Inverventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology, Dana Point, CA. July 2007.

Appelgate W. Iowa Medicaid congestive heart failure disease management program. Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Ames, IA. November 7, 2007.

Appelgate W. Iowa Rural Health Association outlook on health survey. Legislative Commission on Affordable Health Care Plans for Small Business and Families, Sioux City, IA. October 17, 2007.

Bennett J. Common dermatologic problems. Heartland Podiatry Assistants Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 11, 2007.

Bennett J. Pain management for the office. Heartland Podiatry Assistants Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 11, 2007.

Beverly C, Wohlford-Wessels MP. Developing Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Iowa ‚ ” s Physician Workforce ‚ œ Recruiting Minority Students and Faculty. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Conference, Baltimore, MD. June 27-30, 2007.

Beverly C. Recruiting to Increase Diversity in Osteopathic Medical Schools. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Conference, Baltimore, MD. June 27-30, 2007.

Beverly C, Wohlford-Wessels MP. Cultural Competency in an Osteopathic Curriculum. Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Conference, Baltimore, MD. June 27-30, 2007.

Divino JN, Bjorge AM, Brittingham A. The involvement of Toll-like receptors in macrophage endothelin-1 (ET-1) production. American Society for Microbiology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. May 23, 2007.

Divino JN, Bjorge AM, Brittingham A. The role of macrophage Toll-like receptors in endothelin-1 (ET-1) production. Iowa Academy of Science, Pella, Iowa. April 27, 2007.

Sease M, Brittingham A. Isolation and characterization of the cyst wall of Bodo caudatus. Iowa Academy of Science, Pella, Iowa. April 27, 2007.

Cahalan J. What we can and should be doing to prepare the next generation of women leaders. Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, San Diego, CA. October 2007.

Chambers P. Best Practices in PA Program Admissions. Physician Assistant Association Educational Forum, Tuscon, AZ. October 27, 2007.

Albright KC,* Johnson-Brown S, Finnerty E, Oken KR, Tannebaum M, Ghali, M. Transfers for emergent PCI: Who is at risk for door-to-balloon time delay? Inernational Congress on Coronary Artery Disease: From Prevention to Intervention, Venice, Italy. October 2007.

Albright KC,* Johnson-Brown S, Finnerty E, Oken KR, Tannenbaum M, Ghali M. Removing barriers to emergency cardiovascular care: Extending PCI services to rural communities. Congress on Coronary Artery Disease: From Prevention to Intervention, Venice, Italy. October 2007.

Finnerty EP. How do the basic sciences fit into the vision of medical education of the future? Generalists in Medical Education Conference, Washington DC. November 2-3, 2007.

Frerichs J. Arthritis in the foot and ankle. Iowa Arthritis Foundation, Des Moines, IA. October 2007.

Freschi S. Common fractures. Des Moines Chapter of Medical Assistants, Des Moines IA. January 2007.

Giles J, Henry M. The HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor simvastatin decreases Stat5 expression through the inhibition of protein geranylgeranylation in hematopoietic cells. Iowa Academy of Science, Pella, IA. 2007.

Henry M, Tedja R,* Giles J. HMG-Co reductase inhibitors decrease Stat5 expression and cell survival through the inhibition of protein geranylgeranylation in hematopoietic cells, Washington DC. May 31, 2007.

Henry M. Could statins be an effective therapeutic treatment for myeloproliferative diseases? University of Iowa Department of Internal Medicine. May 31, 2007.

Giles J, Henry M. The HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor simvastatin decreases Stat5 expression through the inhibition of protein geranylgeranylation in hematopoietic cells. Iowa Academy of Science, Pella, IA. April 2007.

Henry M, R Tedja,*, Giles J. HMG-Co reductase inhibitors decrease Stat5 expression and cell survival through the inhibition of protein geranylgeranylation in hematopoietic cells. Experimental Biology, Washington DC. May 31, 2007.

Hills D, Wohlford-Wessels MP. Faculty adequacy ‚ œ methods to meet the standard. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. June 2007.

Wohlford-Wessels MP, Hills D. Assessing outcomes after they ‚ ” re gone: Measuring preparedness and quality in practice. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. June 2007.

Gray JT. The role of antimicrobial selective pressure and blaCMY-2 on Salmonella transmission. Iowa State University, Department of Microbiology and Preventive Medicine. October 2007.

Welk GJ, Joens-Matre RR. The effect of weight on self-concept and psychosocial correlates of physical activity in youths. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance National Convention, Baltimore, MD. June 2007.

Joens-Matre RR. Social-ecological models of health promotion. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. September 2007.

Lidtke R. Topical granulocyte colony stimulating growth factor reduces wound healing time in mice. Heartland Podiatric Scientific Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. Knee Osteoarthritis. Orthopedic Research Society of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, San Diego, CA. February 2007.

Lidtke R. The role of rearfoot mobility in the long term response to wedge orthoses in medical knee OA. American College of Rheomatology, Boston, MA. November 6-11, 2007.

Lidtke R. General principles of joint stability and how the mechanics of the foot produce stability and instability in gait. Pedorthic Footwear Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. November 9-11, 2007.

Lidtke R. Understanding the mechanical and neuromuscular functions of a foot orthosis. Pedorthic Footwear Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. November 9-11, 2007.

Lidtke R. Shock absorption. Pedorthic Footwear Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. November 9-11, 2007.

Lidtke R. The effects of altered biomechanics of the foot on the knee. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. Should I become a Pedorthist? Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. Foot orthosis produce neuromuscular adaptation. American Podiatric Medical Association, Philadelphia, PA. August 16-19, 2007.

Lidtke R. Limiting the destructive forces of ankle equines: A biomechanical model to determine the optimal surgical approach. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. March 15-18, 2007.

Lidtke R. Lower extremity structural alignment and mobility determines if valgus wedged orthoses reduce knee adduction moments in medical knee osteoarthrisitis. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons/Orthopedic Research Society, San Diego, CA. March 11-14, 2007.

Lidtke R. Specialized footwear effectively reduces peak dynamic loads in osteoarthritis of the knee. American College of Rheumatology, Boston, MA. November 6-11, 2007.

Lidtke R. Custom shoe inserts induce beneficial long-term gait adaptations in medical knee osteoarthritis. American College of Rheumatology, Boston, MA. November 6-11, 2007.

Lidtke R. Rearfoot mobility determines if valgus wedged orthoses reduce knee adduction moments in medical knee ostearthritis. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. Topical granoulocyte colony stimulating growth factor reduces ulcer healing time in mice. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. The effects of footwear on dynamic loading in healthy and arthritic subjects. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. Trabecular angle of the human talus is associated with the level of cartilage degeneration. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Lidtke R. Rearfoot mobility determines if valgus wedged orthoses reduce knee adduction moments in medical knee osteoarthritis. American Podiatric Medical Association, Philadelphia, PA. August 16-19, 2007.

Lidtke R. Topical granulocyte colony stimulating growth factor reduces ulcer healing time in mice. American Podiatric Medical Association, Philadelphia, PA. August 16-19, 2007.

Lidtke R. The effects of footwear on dynamic loading in healthy and arthritis subjects. American Podiatric Medical Association, Philadelphia, PA. August 16-19, 2007.

Lidtke R. Trabecular angle of the human talus is associated with the level of cartilage degeneration. American Podiatric Medical Association , Philadelphia, PA. August 16-19, 2007.

Mahoney J. Podiatric disorder and depression: A cause of non-compliance. Heartland Podiatry Assistants Conference, Des Moines, IA October 12, 2007.

Moore J,* Haffner, K* McCann K,* Peterson M,* Mahoney J. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, cross-over study to determine the effects of topical ketamine on lower extremity painful diabetic neuropathy. Heartland Podiatric Scientific Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Means J. Attachment, trauma & evil: Understanding and breaking destructive relational cycles. American Association of Pastoral Counselors, Portland, OR. April 26, 2007.

Means J. I ‚ ” d rather learn from books! Emotional engagement in the therapeutic encounter. American Association for Pastoral Counselors, Portland, OR. April 28, 2007.

Newton A. Retention: An academic perspective. Iowa Hospital Association Education Center, Des Moines, IA. March 20, 2007.

Pehde C. Wound therapy. Des Moines Chapter of Medical Assistants, Des Moines, IA. January 2007.

Schmidt M, Boyer MP, Drgon T, Bowers B, Cabib E. Stretched too thin ‚ œ The perils of hyperpolarized growth in cak1 and cla4 mutants. Cold Spring Harbor Yeast Cell Biology Meeting, Cold Spring Harbor, NY. 2007.

Schmidt M. The many functions of chitin in budding yeast. Coloquium of the Microbiological Institute of the University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany. 2007.

Schmidt M. Hypophosphorylation of the master cell cycle kinease Cdc28p causes multiple morphogenetic defects in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Iowa Academy of Sciences, Pella, IA. April 2007.

Shaffer D. Use of OMM in the hospitalized patient. Minnesota Osteopathic Medical Society Conference, Bloomington, Minnesota. April 2007.

Smith K. Radiology recertification. Heartland Podiatry Assistants Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 12, 2007.

Vardaxis VGMahoney J, Nickles A,* Moen A,* Pea A. Functional foot orthosis effect on the frontal plane joint moments during gait. American Podiatric Medicine Association, Philadelphia, PA. August 15-18, 2007.

Wettstein M,* Tilton J,* Vardaxis VGMcClinton S, Heiderscheit B, Bennett J. The effects of pronation on clinical ankle dorsiflexion measurement. American Podiatric Medicine Association, Philadelphia, PA. August 15-18, 2007.

Easting A, York AVardaxis VG, Ramirez G. A meta-analysis comparing aerobic, aquatic and strength exercises using pain and function outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis. American Physical Therapy Association, Boston, MA. February 14-18, 2007.

Openshaw S, Vardaxis VG, Taylor E. Motion analysis and its use in product design and evaluation. Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference, Dallas, TX. March 12-15, 2007.

Moen A,* Vardaxis VG, Nickles A,* Moore J,* Greenhagen R.* Shoe and orthosis effect on ground reaction forces during gait. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Orlando, FL. March 14-18, 2007.

Iwaasa G,* Hasler P,* Sauer J, Vardaxis VGMahoney J. Des Moines University multi-segment foot model for clinical evaluation. Iowa Podiatric Medicine Association, Des Moines, IA. October 2007.

Wettstein M,* Tilton J,* Vardaxis VGMcClinton SBennett J. The effects of pronation on clinical ankle dorsiflexion measurement. Iowa Podiatric Medicine Association, Des Moines, IA. October 2007.

Wattleworth R, Beverly C. DMU-COM collaboration with Farm Bureau Insurance to provide sports physicals for their insurance enrollees. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Baltimore, MD. June 29, 2007.

Wattleworth R. Implementation of a simulation laboratory. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Baltimore, MD. June 30, 2007.

Wilson W, Boyer MP. Yak1p, a novel regulator of yeast glycogen storage. Iowa Academy of Science, Pella, IA. April 2007.

Yoho R, Heeheong J,* Frerichs JVardaxis VG. A comparison of bone quality in diabetic versus non-diabetic patient populations: Surgical implications. Iowa Podiatric Medicine Association, Des Moines, IA. October 2007.

Yoho R. An update on podiatric medical education. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 10-13, 2007.

Yoho RGeletta S, Dodson N,* Nethery W,* Keplinger M,* Johnson A,* Greenhagen R.* The relationship between charcot osteoarthropathy and Vitamin D: Is this a cause for concern in diabetic patients? American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Long Beach, CA. February 20-24, 2007.

York AM. The new evidence-based practice survival guide. Iowa American Physical Therapy, Cedar Rapids, IA. October 2007.

Easton A,* York AM, Vardaxis VG, Ramirez G. A meta- analysis comparing aerobic, aquatic and strength exercises using pain and function outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis.

Editorial Positions

Buchanan PA. Peer reviewer. Journal of Athletic Training.

Crisp TC. Peer reviewer. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.

Crisp TC. Peer reviewer. Pharmacology Letters.

Crisp TC. Peer reviewer. Pain.

Crisp TC. Peer reviewer. Behavioral Brain Research (2).

Gray JT. Peer reviewer. Journal of Clinical Microbiology.

Gray J. Peer reviewer. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.

Gray JT. Peer reviewer. Canadian Journal of Microbiology.

Joens-Matre RR. Peer reviewer. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology.

Joens-Matre RR. Peer reviewer. Medicine and Science in Sports Exercise.

Lacy P. Chapter reviewer. Introductory Histology and Pathology: A Concise Guide for Years I and II.

Lacy P. Reviewer for Lippincott ‚ ” s Illustrated Reviews. Cell and Molecular Biology.

Lacy P. Book reviewer. Just Ask!

Larsen B. Reviewer. Faculty of 1000-Medicine. http://www.f1000medicine.com.

Larsen B. Reviewer. NIH Study Section, NIAID Microbicide Program.

Larsen B. Reviewer. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Larsen B. Reviewer. Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Larsen B. Reviewer. Annals of Clinical and Laboratory Science.

Larsen B. Editorial Board member. Annals of Clinical and Laboratory Science.

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Biologia, Bratislava, section Cellular and Molecular Biology.

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Journal of Proteome Research.

Larsen B. Reviewer. Mycolosia.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Tita AT, Cliver SP, Hauth JC, Andrews WW. Clinical trial of interconceptional antibiotics to prevent preterm birth: subgroup analyses and possible adverse antibiotic-microbial interaction.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; 197:367-6, October 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Wilcox AJ, Skjaerven R, Lie RT. Familial patterns of preterm delivery: Maternal and fetal contributions. Am J Epidemiol. November 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. A population study of the contribution of medical comorbidity to the risk of prematurity in blacks. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; 197:409-6, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Ehn NL, Cooper ME, Merrill D, Murray JC. Evaluation of fetal and maternal genetic variation in the progesterone receptor gene for contributions to preterm birth. Pediatr Res; 62:630-5, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Torok MR, Miller WC, Schwebke JR, Sena AC. The association between Trichomonas vaginalis infection and level of vaginal lactobacilli, in nonpregnant women. Journal of Infectious Diseases; 196:1102-7, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Manhart LE, Marrazzo JM, Golden MR. Selective testing criteria for gonorrhea among young women screened for Chlamydial infection: Contribution of race and geographic prevalence.Journal of Infectious Diseases; 196:731-7, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Fredricks DN, Fiedler TL, Oakley BB, Marrazzo JM. Targeted PCR for detection of vaginal bacteria associated with bacterial vaginosis. J Clin Microbiol; 45:3270-6, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Thies FL, Kƒ ¶nig W, Kƒ ¶nig B. Rapid characterization of the normal and disturbed vaginal microbiota by application of 16S rRNA gene terminal RFLP fingerprinting. J Med Microbiol; 56:755-61, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Fischer D, Schroer A, Reichrath J, Friedrich M. Metabolism of vitamin D3 in the placental tissue of normal and preeclampsia complicated pregnancies and premature births. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol; 34:80-4, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. St John EP, Martinson J, Landay AL, Spear GT. Dendritic cell activation and maturation induced by mucosal fluid from women with bacterial vaginosis. Clin Immunol; 125:95-102, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Erb-Downward JR, Noverr MC. Characterization of prostaglandin E2 production by Candida albicansInfect Immun; 75:3498-505, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Huppert. Rapid antigen testing compares favorably with transcription-mediated amplification assay for the detection of Trichomonas vaginalis in young women. Clinical Infectious Diseases; 45:194-8, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Jain N, Irwin K, Montano D, Kasprzyk D. Use of DNA tests for human Papillomavirus infection by US clinicians, 2004. J Infect Dis; 196:76-81, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Vergnes JN, Sixou M. Preterm low birth weight and maternal periodontal status: A meta-analysis. Am J Obstet Gynecol; 196:135-7, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Cauci S, Culhane JF. Modulation of vaginal immune response among pregnant women with bacterial vaginosis by Trichomonas vaginalis, Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhea, and yeast. Am J Obstet Gynecol; 196:133-7, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Collins JW, David RJ, Simon DM, Prachand NG. Preterm birth among African American and white women with a lifelong residence in high-income Chicago neighborhoods: an exploratory study. Ethn Dis; 17:113-7, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Gravett MG, Thomas A, Novy MJ, Nagalla SR. Proteomic analysis of cervical-vaginal fluid: Identification novel biomarkers for detection of intra-amniotic infection. J Proteome Res; 6:89-96, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Larsson C, Andersson M, Carlsson S, Bergstrom S. Complications of pregnancy and transpacental transmission of relapsing-fever borreliosis.
J Infect Dis; 194:1367-74, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Derzbach L, Bokodi G, Nobilis A, Rigƒ ³ J. Selectin polymorphisms and perinatal morbidity in low-birthweight infants. Acta Paediatr; 95:1213-7, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Bradshaw CS, Tabrizi SN, Rudland E, Garland SM. The association of Atophobium vaginae and Gardnerella vaginalis and bacterial vaginosis and recurrence after oral metronidazole therapy. J Infect Dis; 194:828-36, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Kerk J, Dƒ ¶rdelmann M, Dƒ ¶rk T, Damnmann O. Multiplex measurement of cytokine/receptor gene polymorphisms and interaction between interleukin-10 (-1082) genotype and chorioamnionitis in extreme preterm delivery. J Soc Gynecol Investig; 13:350-6, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Culhane JF, Nyirjesy P, Gelber SE, Cauci S. Variation in vaginal immune parameters and microbial hydrolytic enzymes in bacterial vaginosis positive pregnant women with and without Mobiluncus species. Am J Obstet Gynecol, April 2006.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. LeBlanc DM, Barousse MM, Fidel PL. Role for dendritic cells in immunoregulation during experimental vaginal candidiasis. Infect Immun; 74:3213-21, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Bradshaw CS, Morton AN, Kuzevska I, Fairley CK. High recurrence rates of bacterial vaginosis over the course of 12 months after oral metronidazole therapy and factors associated with recurrence. J Infect Dis; 193:1478-86, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Hedges SR, Barrientes F, Desmond RA, Schwebke JR. Local and systemic cytokine levels in relation to changes in vaginal flora. Journal of Infectious Diseases; 193:556-62, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Buhimschi CS, Sfakianaki AK, Lockwood CJ, Buhimschi IA. A low vaginal ‚ Å”pool ‚ � amniotic fluid glucose measurement is a predictive but not a sensitive marker for infection in women with preterm premature rupture of membranes. Am J Obstet Gynecol; 194:309-16, 2007.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Crider KS, Whitehead N, Buus RM. Genetic variation associated with preterm birth: a HuGE review. Genet Med; 7:593-604, 2007.

Petersen SM. Peer reviewer. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice.

Petersen SM. Peer reviewer. Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy.

Steele T. Peer reviewer. Experimental Biology and Medicine.

Vardaxis VG. Peer reviewer. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Vardaxis VG. Peer reviewer. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

Vardaxis VG. Peer reviewer. Sports Biomechanics.

Vardaxis VG. Peer reviewer. Physiological Measurement.

Vardaxis VG. Peer reviewer. International Journal of Sports Medicine.

Vardaxis VG. Peer reviewer. Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society Annual Meeting.

Weir JP. Letter to the editor. Misconceptions in measure change.

Wilson W. Peer reviewer. Applied and Environmental Microbiology.

Wilson W. Peer reviewer. Analytical Biochemistry.

Yoho R. Peer reviewer. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery.

York AM. Book reviewer. Physical Therapy.

York AM. Peer reviewer. Journal of Education in Physical Therapy.

University Presentations

Buchanan PAVardaxis VG. Gender-based classification on lower extremity strength is most accurate with total leg strength. December 2007.

Crisp T. Chronic pain, antioxidants and aging: The search for an efficacious analgesic cocktail. Des Moines University Friday Seminar Series, Des Moines, IA. March 2007.

James J.* Treatment of CNS metastasis of her-2neu overexpressing breast cancer. Des Moines University Friday Seminar Series, Des Moines, IA. May 2007.

Schmidt M. Chitin ‚ œ A band aid for yeast cells. Des Moines University Friday Seminar Series, Des Moines, IA. 2007.

Shah Y. Delirium reduction program. Des Moines University Friday Seminar Series, Des Moines, IA. March 2007.

 

College of Health Sciences Scholarship Day

Abbott E,* Bannister J,* Johnson M,* Metzger M.* Force asymmetry and functional performance following anterior cruciate ligament injury. December 2007.

Badke S,* Dow R,* Faith D,* Schroeder R.* Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Africa: Gross domestic product compared to HIV prevalence and percentage of persons receiving HIV antiretroviral therapy. December 2007.

Buchanan PVardaxis VG. Gender-based classification on lower extremity strength is most accurate with total leg strength. December 2007.

Blickhan T,* Cutright N,* Huntimer B,* Kleve C,* Bush TMercuris K. The effects of vigorous activity versus total lifestyle activity on bone mineral density and balance in individuals over the age of 65. December 2007.

Bates C,* Henrickson J,* Thunker R,* Covill L. The use of a classification system for neck pain in physical therapy practice: Effect on outcomes. December 2007.

Deshpande P, Shields RK. Effects of dynamic exercise on reflex excitability of soleus motor neurons. December 2007.

Dibble L,*, Dorniden A,* Jensen J,* Legg R,*. A pilot study to measure the effectiveness of evidence based practice skills and demonstrate inter-rater reliability in appraisal of clinical research articles. December 2007.

Heidt S.* Program to increase colorectal cancer screening rates with the use of immunochemical fecal occult blood test at a family practice clinic. December 2007.

Mercuris KVardaxis VG, Kliian C. Relationship of temporal gait asymmetries and clinical balance measures in community dwelling subjects with CVA and controls. December 2007.

Brouillet B, Fitzpatrick M,* Hammer T,* Long A,* Mercuris K. Comparison of four square step test to gait kinematics in stroke subjects. December 2007.

McClinton S, Tilton J,* Wettstein M,* Chumanov E, Vardaxis V, Heiderscheidt B. Foot position affects weight-bearing ankle dorsiflexion measures in individuals with plantar fasciitis. December 2007.

McEowen D,* Stotts J.* Short term mechanical and subjective outcomes of total knee arthroplasty. December 2007.

Newman K,* Schmelzle J.* Reliability of intratester neural tissue provocation tesing. December 2007.

Nordengren FR. Continuum of collaboration in public health: Four models of EMS ‚ œ public health integration. December 2007.

Petersen SCovill L. The clinical test of upper extremity neural tissue provocation: Objective measurement in asymptomatic subjects. December 2007.

Pitlick J,* Ries D,* Trausch E,* Petersen S. Effects of a single sustained natural apophyseal glide (SNAG) treatment on upper cervical rotation range of motion in patients with cervicogenic headaches. December 2007.

Keiffer B,* Janssen C,* Robel JDeshphande P. Preliminary measures of a new coma scale: on with life (OWL). December 2007.

Mills M,* Terpstra L,* Robel J. Middle and lower trapezius manual muscle testing. December 2007.

Ronnebaum JCovill L. Mobilization of patients status post acute ischemic stroke treated with tissue plasminogen activator: Using the evidence for clinical decision making. December 2007.

Stumbo TThiele AYork A. Generic abilities as rank ordered by baby boomer and generation X physical therapists. December 2007.

Iwaasa G,* Hasler P,* Sauer J, Vardaxis VGMahoney J. Des Moines University multi-segment foot model for clinical evaluation. December 2007.

Moldstad M,* Wellman B,* Vardaxis VG. Activation of abdominal muscles during seated and supine therapeutic exercises. December 2007.

DeWilde M,* Hoodjer K,* Vardaxis VG. Effect of simulated visual impairment on foot clearance during stair ascending. December 2007.

Weir J, Fry A, Cramer JT, Schillinger B, Beck TW, Falvo MJ, Moore CA, Housh TJ. Relationships among muscle fiber type, electromyography, and mechanomyography during fatigue in resistance ‚ œ vs. aerobically-trained. December 2007.

Weir JVardaxis V, Crossley C,* Graf J,* Kanis Z,* Schardt J,* Schuett A.* Oxygen uptake drift during severe exercise is not correlated with changes in running mechanics. December 2007.

Wilmot A.* Evaluation of lighten up America. December 2007.

York AM. Differential diagnosis and intervention for coccidiodal spondylitis: A physical therapy cast study. December 2007.

 

Podiatry Research Day

Bennett JPedhe C, Mogelnicki L.* A randomized, controlled multicenter trial of vacuum assisted closure therapy in the treatment and blinded evaluation of diabetic foot ulcers (protocol VAC2001-08). February 2007.

Mahoney J, McCann K,* Moore J.* A randomized-controlled, double blind cross-over study on the effects of topical ketamine on lower extremity painful diabetic neuropathy. February 2007.

Matz DSmith K, Shadrick D,* Greenhagen D.* Prevalence of the accessory tendon of extensor hallucis longus. February 2007.

Pedhe C, Rialson J,* Greenhagen R,* Kukla J.* A survey to better understand the use of steroid injections in the treatment of plantar fasciitis. February 2007.

Pedhe C, Greenhagen R,* Rialson J,* Kukla J.* The effectiveness of Vick ‚ ” s Vapor Rub for the treatment of pedal onychomycosis. February 2007.

Varadaxis VBennett JMcClinton S, Heiderscheit B, Wettstein M,* Tilton J.* The effects of pronation on clinical ankle dorsiflexion measurement. February 2007.

Vardaxis VMcClinton SBennett J, Tilton J,* Wettstein M.* The effects of plantar fasciitis on gait. February 2007.

Wilson W, Rosenlof E.* Glycogen and Candida albicans. February 2007.

Yoho R, Wilson P,* Gerres J.* Chopart ‚ ” s amputation: A ten-year case study. February 2007.

Yoho R, Gerteisen J.* Podiatric surgery on a protein S deficient patient. February 2007.

Yoho RVardaxis V, Stasko P,* Stasko P.* Effect of low-dye taping on the lower extremity during gait in healthy individuals. February 2007.

Yoho RGeletta S, Greenhagen R,* Jung R.* Diabetic charcot arthorpathy and bone density. February 2007.

Yoho R, Johnson A.* Bacterial isolates and counts associated with pre and post prepping for foot and ankle surgery. February 2007.

Research Symposium

Anderson R,* Lane J.* The Des Moines University sprained ankle protocol. April 2007.

Breithaupt T, Seo L,* Luong T,* Jacobson E. T cell suppression upon blocking NFAT and NFkB activation. April 2007.

Divino JN, Bjorge AM, Brittingham A. The involvement of toll-like receptors in macrophage endothelin-1 (ET-1) production. April 2007.

Deshpande P, Shields R. Effects of static and dynamic fatigue on soleus motor neuronal excitability. April 2007.

George-Paulsen L,* Finnerty EP, Jacoby MRK. Assessment of neuroimaging in the diagnosis of cerebral venous thrombosis. April 2007.

Rodgers J, Holt G, Miller B,* Finnerty EP. Scaphoid excision and limited wrist fusion: A comparison of K-wire and circular plate fixation. April 2007.

Stockton S,* Henry M. Simvastatin (Zocor ž ) impairs Akt protein expression and cell cycle transit in myeloid cells. April 2007.

James M,* Meyer R,* Geletta S, Maire J. Compliance of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in patients undergoing resection for colon cancer. April 2007.

Boggs, MK, James M,* DiMeo A, Franklin C. Left anterior descending coronary artery dissection after blunt chest trauma. April 2007.

Zhu W, Khachi S,* Hao Q, Shen F, Young W, Yang G, Chen Y. Up-regulatoin of EMMPRIN after permanent focal cerebral ischemia. April 2007.

Dutta A, Essmann M, Larsen B. Evaluation of the estrogenicity of over-the-counter botanicals marketed for menopause symptoms by means of an estrogen-receptor-bearing Saccarmyces cerevisciae. April 2007.

Barker S, Essmann M, Larsen B. Structure ‚ œ activity relationship of compounds. April 2007.

Duff B, Essmann M, Larsen B. Preliminary investigation of environmental estrogens in the Raccoon River Watershed via recombinant yeast and ELISA. April 2007.

McClinton S, Tilton J,* Wettstein M,* Vardaxis V, Heiderscheit B. Reliability and validity of a weight bearing ankle dorsiflexion measure with varied foot and knee positions. April 2007.

James M,* Kray J,* Seid T,* Reed K. Physician awareness of breast cancer risk and prevention strategies. April 2007.

Schmidt M, Davison R, Strenk M, Boyer M. Cell wall protein Cwp1p in Saccharmyces cerevisae has no function in cell division. April 2007.

Schmidt M, Drgon T, Cabib E. Yeast Cak1p is required for cell wall integrity in yeast. April 2007.

James M,* Shah Y. DMU ‚ ” s global health needs assessment. April 2007.

Bayer D,* Ritho J, Potym Tobert D, Steele T. Simvastatin and Lovastatin inhibit proliferation, cytotoxicity and MAP kinase pathway of the human leukemic natural killer cell line YT-INDY. April 2007.

Taylor H, Strom D. Development of monocloncal antibodies specific to platelet antigen 1A at the polymorphic epitope identified in neonatal alloiumme thrombocytopenia. April 2007.

James M,* Filippelli C, Ungs C, Strom D. Novel therapy of CNS metastasis of HER-w positive breast cancer. April 2007.

Freed R,* Kraus N,* Vardaxis V, Mahoney C. Lower extremity dynamics in patients with knee osteoarthritis during gait. April 2007.

Wettstein M,* Tilton J,* Vardaxis VMcClinton S, Heiderscheidt B, Bennett J. The effects of pronation on clinical ankle dorsilfexion measurement. April 2007.

Vardaxis V, Moen A.* Effect of foot orthosis on frontal plane moments during gait. April 2007.

Tilton J,* Wettstein M,* Vardaxis VMcClinton SBennett J. The effects of plantar fasciitis on gait. April 2007.

Burke M, Wilson W. Fluorescent labeling of blycogen phosphorylase. April 2007.

Yoho RGeletta S, Dodson N,* Nethery W,* Johnson A,* Greenhagen R.* Charcot neuroarthropathy and Vitamin D. April 2007.

Yoho R, Wilson P,* Gerres J.* Chopart ‚ ” s amputation: A ten-year case study. April 2007.

Eastin A,* York AVardaxis V, Ramirez G. A meta-analysis comparing aerobic, aquatic, and strength training exercises using pain & physical function outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis. April 2007.

York AStumbo T. A pilot study to measure the effectiveness of a web-based tutorial in the acquisition of evidence-based practice skills. April 2007.

 

Summer Research Program

Fouse T, Breithaupt T. Characterization of T cell Immunosuppression upon blocking NFAT and NFkB activation. July 17, 2007.

McCann D,* Breithaupt T. Characterization of T cell Immunosuppression upon blocking NFAT and NFkB activation. July 17, 2007.

Rezayat T,* Breithaupt T. Characterization of T cell Immunosuppression upon blocking NFAT and NFkB activation. July 17, 2007.

DaSilva C,* Brittingham A. Signaling pathways involved in the production of ‚ Å”big ‚ � endothelin-1 in a murine cell line. July 17, 2007.

Wiggenjost K, Brittingham A. Characterization of substrate adhesion by Crithidia fasciculate. July 17, 2007.

Egli S, Crisp TC. Aging and persistent pain: The effects of oxidative stress.
July 17, 2007.

Nilan L,* Deshpande P. Changes in EMG of firearm muscles caused by intermittent versus continuous exercise. July 17, 2007.

Zafarani, M,* Deshpande P. Changes in EMG of forearm muscles caused by intermittent versus continuous exercise. July 17, 2007.

Fenstermaker J,* Finnerty EP. Pain assessment in elderly patients with dementia.
July 17, 2007.

Fenstermaker J,* Finnerty EP. Learning resources used by first year medical students. July 17, 2007.

George-Paulsen L,* Finnerty EP. CVT and restless leg syndrome in MS. July 17, 2007.

Pospisil C, Geletta S. Preventative counseling practices in primary care settings: an analysis of the medical expenditure survey data. Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA. July 17, 2007.

Pospisil C, Geletta S. Wellness practices and wellness outcomes among medical students. Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA. July 17, 2007.

Pospisil C, Geletta S. Nutrition program outcomes: an analysis of the Medicine for Mali project. Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA. July 17, 2007.

Pospisil C, Geletta S. Summer biostatistics healthcare focus on prevention.
July 17, 2007.

Fisher D,* Gray J. The risk of blood stream infection with methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) from needleless connector ports for intravascular catheterization. July 17, 2007.

Rosen L,* Gray J. Development of a qPCR assay to detect intravascular catheter ports colonized with methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). July 17, 2007.

Seid T,* Gray J. The clinical outcome associated with infection with cmy-2+ S. typhimurium and ceftriaxone treatment. July 17, 2007.

Glisic A,* Henry M. Is HMG-Co reductase activity required for simvastatin-mediated downregulation in Akt expresson and cell cycle arrest. July 17, 2007.

Worthington M, Henry M. Ras/Erk-independent myeloid cell survival and proliferation. July 17, 2007.

Wilmot A, Joens-Matre R. Manuscript preparation on ‚ Å”youth overweight and physical self-perception. ‚ � July 17, 2007.

Wilmot A, Joens-Matre R. Lighten up Iowa survey project. July 17, 2007.

Wilmot A, Joens-Matre R. Lighten up America evaluation. July 17, 2007.

Wilmot A, Joens-Matre R. Literature review on HIV/AIDS in South Africa.
July 17, 2007.

Balsells H,* Larsen B. Development of amplification refractory PCR techniques for facile genotyping of persons with polymorphisms in inflammatory genes. July 17, 2007.

Dutta A, Larsen BCandida albicans growth promoting properties of herbals used in relieving post menopausal symptoms: Estrogenic effects of OTC products.
July 17, 2007.

Evans M, Larsen B. Isolation of Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus from Iowa surface waters in relation to mammalian estrogen co-contamination. July 17, 2007.

Hansmeier J, Larsen BCandida albicans EBPI gene regulation in the presence and absence of estradiol: Reverse transcriptase methods for expression studies.
July 17, 2007.

Mai H,* Larsen B. Growth yield and biofilm formation in clinical isolates of Candida albicans in response to very low doses of tetracycline. July 17, 2007.

McCool L, Larsen B. Environmental influences on Candida albicans that alter expression of stress response and virulence factors. July 17, 2007.

Ensminger R,* Ballantyne R, Mortensen L. Abdominal adhesion prevention in a rat model using CoSeal. July 17, 2007.

Genewick J,* Mortensen L. A retrospective study on the effects of prophylaxis pharmaceutical therapy in preventing a cardioembolic event in patients with atrial fibrillation. July 17, 2007.

Kiddy R,* Mortensen L. A retrospective study on the effects of prophylaxis pharmaceutical therapy in preventing a cardioembolic event in patients with atrial fibrillation. July 17, 2007.

Olson M,* Mortensen L. A retrospective study on the effects of prophylaxis pharmaceutical therapy in preventing a cardioembolic event in patients with atrial fibrillation. July 17, 2007.

Wilkes D,* Mortensen L. A retrospective study on the effects of prophylaxis pharmaceutical therapy in preventing a cardioembolic event in patients with atrial fibrillation. July 17, 2007.

Johnson, M,* Oren S. Analysis of alterations in expression on cardiac genes in hypertensive rats. July 17, 2007.

Revak T,* Schmidt M. Screening a collection of yeast mutants for evidence of cell wall damage. July 17, 2007.

Voelker A, Schmidt M. Screening a collection of yeast mutants for evidence of cell wall damage. July 17, 2007.

Crosbie J,* Steele T. Inhibition of YT-INDY leukemia cell function by statin drugs. July 17, 2007.

Magnussen M,* Steele T. Inhibition of YT-INDY leukemia cell function by statin drugs. July 17, 2007.

Bormann S, Strom D. Modifying the herceptin monoclonal antibody to cross the blood-brain barrier. July 17, 2007.

Carpenter K,* Strom D. Chemotherapeutic efficacy of herbal preparations.
July 17, 2007.

Filippelli C, Strom D. Modifying the Herceptin monoclonal antibody to cross the blood-brain barrier. July 17, 2007.

Pratt T,* Strom D. Chemotherapeutic efficacy of herbal preparations. July 17, 2007.

Schwendiman M, Strom D. Modifying the Herceptin monoclonal antibody to cross the blood-brain barrier. July 17, 2007.

Hansen D,* Vardaxis V. Total knee arthroplasty project. July 17, 2007.

Hasler P, Vardaxis V. Foot model project. July 17, 2007.

Iwaasa G,* Vardaxis V. Foot model project. July 17, 2007.

Meier B,* Vardaxis V. Total knee arthroplasty project. July 17, 2007.

Sauer J, Vardaxis V. Foot model project. July 17, 2007.

Burke M, Wilson W. The subcellular localization of the Gsy 1p isoform of yeast glycogen synthase. July 17, 2007.

Lear E, Wilson W. The role of Yak1p in the control of yeast glycogen synthesis.
July 17, 2007.