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Geography & Life Sciences: Chapter 53747

Chapter 53747 provides bibliographic information on scholary research in geography and in the life sciences.

Improved preoperative evaluation of cerebral cavernomas by high-field, high-resolution susceptibility-weighted magnetic resonance imaging at 3 Tesla: comparison with standard (1.5 T) magnetic resonance imaging and correlation with histopathological findings--preliminary results. Investigative Radiology 42(6): 346-351

Improved preparation and detection of cytochrome P450 isoforms using MS methods. Proteomics 10(2): 327-331

Improved preparation and identification of aristolochic acid-DNA adducts by solid-phase extraction with liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Environmental Sciences 21(12): 1769-1776

Improved preparation and preservation of hippocampal mouse slices for a very stable and reproducible recording of long-term potentiation. Journal of Visualized Experiments 76): -

Improved preparation of (E)-β-farnesene and its activity with economically important aphids. Journal of Chemical Ecology 8(8): 1111-1117

Improved preparation of acellular nerve scaffold and application of PKH26 fluorescent labeling combined with in vivo fluorescent imaging system in nerve tissue engineering. Neuroscience Letters 556: 52-57

Improved preparation of chiral stationary phases via immobilization of polysaccharide derivative-based selectors using diisocyanates. Journal of Separation Science 34(15): 1763-1771

Improved preparation of methyl bis(2,2,2-trifluoroethoxy)-bromophosphonoacetate for the stereoselective synthesis of (E)-α-bromoacrylates. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin 61(1): 108-110

Improved preparation of pure alive eggs of Schistosoma japonicum. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 26(2): 160-161

Improved preparation of trifluoroacetic acid. Journal of the American Chemical Society 69(7): 1820-1820

Improved preservation and microcirculation with POLYSOL after partial liver transplantation in rats. Journal of Surgical Research 167(2): E375-E383

Improved preservation and microcirculation with POLYSOL after transplantation in a porcine kidney autotransplantation model. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation 24(3): 816-824

Improved preservation of fine structure of deep-sea microorganisms by freeze-substitution after glutaraldehyde fixation. Journal of Electron Microscopy 60(4): 283-287

Improved preservation of fresh osteochondral allografts for clinical use. Journal of Knee Surgery 25(2): 117-125

Improved preservation of function during acoustic neuroma surgery. Journal of Neurosurgery 122(1): 24-33

Improved preservation of residual beta cell function by atorvastatin in patients with recent onset type 1 diabetes and high CRP levels (DIATOR trial). Plos One 7(3): E33108-E33108

Improved preservation of the tissue surrounding percutaneous devices by hyaluronic acid and dermatan sulfate in a human skin explant model. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 38(3): 1098-1110

Improved preservation of warm ischemic livers by hypothermic machine perfusion with supplemented University of Wisconsin solution. Journal of Investigative Surgery 21(2): 83-91

Improved pressure-frequency sensing subxiphoid pericardial access system: performance characteristics during in vivo testing. IEEE Transactions on Bio-Medical Engineering 58(4): 845-852

Improved pretreatment (coagulation-floatation and ozonation) of younger landfill leachate by microbubbles. Water Environment Research 82(7): 657-665

Improved pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass using enzymatically-generated peracetic acid. Bioresource Technology 102(8): 5183-5192

Improved pretreatment process using an electron beam for optimization of glucose yield with high selectivity. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 174(4): 1548-1557

Improved prevention counseling by HIV care providers in a multisite, clinic-based intervention: Positive STEPs. Aids Education and Prevention 21(1): 55-66

Improved prewhitening method for linear frequency modulation reverberation using dechirping transformation. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 123(3): El21-El21

Improved probabilistic inference as a general learning mechanism with action video games. Current Biology 20(17): 1573-1579

Improved probabilistic neural network algorithm for chemical sensor array pattern recognition. Analytical Chemistry 71(19): 4263-4271

Improved probability of detection of ecological "surprises". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107(51): 21957-21962

Improved probes for hybrid voltage sensor imaging. Biophysical Journal 99(7): 2355-2365

Improved probiotic viability in stress environments with post-culture of alginate-chitosan microencapsulated low density cells. Carbohydrate Polymers 108: 10-16

Improved procedural results after CoreValve implantation with the new AccuTrak delivery system. Journal of Interventional Cardiology 25(2): 174-179

Improved procedure for determining tellurium with Bismuthiol II. Talanta 13(8): 1210-1213

Improved procedure for direct coupling of carbohydrates to proteins via reductive amination. Bioconjugate Chemistry 19(7): 1485-1490

Improved procedure for implanting radiotransmitters in the coelomic cavity of snakes. Australian Veterinary Journal 88(11): 443-448

Improved procedure for nucleus extraction for DNA measurements by flow cytometry of red beet (Beta vulgaris L.) hairy roots. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 107(4): 439-441

Improved procedure for protein binder analysis in mural painting by LC-ESI/Q-q-TOF mass spectrometry: detection of different milk species by casein proteotypic peptides. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 395(7): 2281-2291

Improved procedure for reviving small animals after their solidification at low temperatures. Anatomical Record 99(4): 628-628

Improved procedure for the bimolecular oxidative amidation of phenols. Journal of Organic Chemistry 73(11): 4299-4301

Improved procedure for the measurement of telomere length in whole cells by PNA probe and flow cytometry. Cell Proliferation 43(6): 553-561

Improved procedure for the synthesis of enamine N-oxides. Journal of Organic Chemistry 73(11): 4229-4232

Improved procedure for the synthesis of gem-diiodoalkanes by the alkylation of diiodomethane. scope and limitations. Journal of Organic Chemistry 73(20): 8097-8100

Improved procedure of the search for poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1 potential inhibitors with use of molecular docking approach. Molekuliarnaia Biologiia 45(3): 565-569

Improved procedure to determine non-extractable polymeric proanthocyanidins in plant foods. International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition 63(8): 936-939

Improved procedures for estimation of disease prevalence using ranked set sampling. Biometrical Journal. Biometrische Zeitschrift 49(4): 530-538

Improved procedures for in vitro skin irritation testing of sticky and greasy natural botanicals. Toxicology in Vitro 27(1): 441-450

Improved procedures for the selective chemical fragmentation of rhamnogalacturonans. Carbohydrate Research 344(14): 1852-1857

Improved procedures to mine data obtained from spotted cDNA arrays. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques 13(1): 5-19

Improved process analytical technology for protein a chromatography using predictive principal component analysis tools. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 108(1): 59-68

Improved process for the production of cellulose sulfate using sulfuric acid/ethanol solution. Carbohydrate Polymers 95(1): 332-337

Improved processing for oil well cement evaluation-a with theoretical and laboratory data. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 39(1): 148-158

Improved product characteristics of nicotine gums: an unexplored area for higher compliance with nicotine replacement therapy. Mmw Fortschritte der Medizin 153 Suppl 3(): 75-82

Improved product energy intensity benchmarking metrics for thermally concentrated food products. Environmental Science & Technology 48(20): 12370-7

Improved product-per-glucose yields in P450-dependent propane biotransformations using engineered Escherichia coli. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 108(3): 500-510

Improved production of (R)-1-phenyl-1,2-ethanediol by a codon-optimized R-specific carbonyl reductase from Candida parapsilosis in Escherichia coli. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 160(3): 868-878

Improved production of 2,3-butanediol in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens by over-expression of glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase and 2,3-butanediol dehydrogenase. Plos One 8(10): E76149-E76149

Improved production of A40926 by Nonomuraea sp. through deletion of a pathway-specific acetyltransferase. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 87(5): 1633-1638

Improved production of Br atoms near zero speed by photodissociating laser aligned Br2 molecules. Journal of Chemical Physics 141(16): 164314-164314

Improved production of L-asparaginase by Bacillus brevis cultivated in the presence of oxygen-vectors. Bioresource Technology 102(2): 2083-2085

Improved production of L-lysine by over-expression of Meso-diaminopimelate decarboxylase enzyme of Corynebacterium glutamicum in Escherichia coli. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences 13(10): 504-508

Improved production of Pseudomonas sp. ECU1011 acetyl esterase by medium design and fed-batch fermentation. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering 35(3): 323-331

Improved production of a heterologous amylase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae by inverse metabolic engineering. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80(17): 5542-5550

Improved production of biohydrogen in light-powered Escherichia coli by co-expression of proteorhodopsin and heterologous hydrogenase. Microbial Cell Factories 11(): 2-2

Improved production of butyl butyrate with lipase from Thermomyces lanuginosus immobilized on styrene-divinylbenzene beads. Bioresource Technology 134: 417-422

Improved production of chitin from shrimp waste by fermentation with epiphytic lactic acid bacteria. Carbohydrate Polymers 89(4): 1283-1288

Improved production of cyclodextrins by alkalophilic bacilli immobilized on synthetic or loofa sponges. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 13(10): 13294-13307

Improved production of extracellular α-amylase, by the thermophilic fungusMalbranchea sulfurea, following protoplast fusion. World Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology 11(2): 193-195

Improved production of fatty acid ethyl esters in Saccharomyces cerevisiae through up-regulation of the ethanol degradation pathway and expression of the heterologous phosphoketolase pathway. Microbial Cell Factories 13(1): 39-39

Improved production of fatty alcohols in cyanobacteria by metabolic engineering. Biotechnology for Biofuels 7(): 94-94

Improved production of genetically modified fetuses with homogeneous transgene expression after transgene integration site analysis and recloning in cattle. Cellular Reprogramming 13(1): 29-36

Improved production of heterologous lipase in Trichoderma reesei by RNAi mediated gene silencing of an endogenic highly expressed gene. Bioresource Technology 109: 116-122

Improved production of holotoxin Stx2 with biological activities by using a single-promoter vector and an auto-induction expression system. Protein Expression and Purification 67(2): 169-174

Improved production of homo-D-lactic acid via xylose fermentation by introduction of xylose assimilation genes and redirection of the phosphoketolase pathway to the pentose phosphate pathway in L-Lactate dehydrogenase gene-deficient Lactobacillus plantarum. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 75(24): 7858-7861

Improved production of long-chain fatty acid in Escherichia coli by an engineering elongation cycle during fatty acid synthesis (FAS) through genetic manipulation. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 22(7): 990-999

Improved production of medium-chain-length polyhydroxyalkanoates in glucose-based fed-batch cultivations of metabolically engineered Pseudomonas putida strains. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 24(1): 59-69

Improved production of microbial lipids in the two-liquid phase fermentation system. Sheng Wu Gong Cheng Xue Bao 29(4): 536-539

Improved production of monoclonal antibodies through oxygen-limited cultivation of glycoengineered yeast. Journal of Biotechnology 155(2): 217-224

Improved production of phleichrome from the phytopathogenic fungus Cladosporium phlei using synthetic inducers and photodynamic ROS production by phleichrome. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 119(3): 289-296

Improved production of poly-γ-glutamic acid by Bacillus subtilis D7 isolated from Doenjang, a Korean traditional fermented food, and its antioxidant activity. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 173(4): 918-932

Improved production of polygalacturonate lyase by combining a pH and online methanol control strategy in a two-stage induction phase with a shift in the transition phase. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology 37(4): 323-333

Improved production of raw starch degrading enzyme by Aspergillus oryzae F-30 using methyl glucoside sesqui-stearate. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 159(1): 78-84

Improved production of recombinant human Fas ligand extracellular domain in Pichia pastoris: yield enhancement using disposable culture-bag and its application to site-specific chemical modifications. Bmc Biotechnology 14(): 19-19

Improved production of reducing sugars from rice husk and rice straw using bacterial cellulase and xylanase activated with hydroxyapatite nanoparticles. Bioresource Technology 153: 269-277

Improved production of the anticancer compound 1403C by glucose pulse feeding of marine Halorosellinia sp. (No. 1403) in submerged culture. Bioresource Technology 102(22): 10750-3

Improved production of the tallysomycin H-1 in Streptoalloteichus hindustanus SB8005 strain by fermentation optimization. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 86(5): 1345-1353

Improved production of transgenic Dioscorea zingiberensis (Dioscoreaceae) by Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation. Genetics and Molecular Research 11(1): 244-253

Improved production of tryptophan in genetically engineered Escherichia coli with TktA and PpsA overexpression. Journal of Biomedicine & Biotechnology 2012: 605219-605219

Improved production of various polyunsaturated fatty acids through filamentous fungus Mortierella alpina breeding. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 84(1): 1-10

Improved production of α-ketoglutaric acid (α-KG) by a Bacillus subtilis whole-cell biocatalyst via engineering of L-amino acid deaminase and deletion of the α-KG utilization pathway. Journal of Biotechnology 187: 71-77

Improved production process for native outer membrane vesicle vaccine against Neisseria meningitidis. Plos One 8(5): E65157-E65157

Improved production, purification and bioactivity of a polysaccharide from submerged cultured Ganoderma lucidum. Archives of Pharmacal Research 37(12): 1530-1537

Improved productivity and cost cutting through effective evaluation. British Journal of Community Nursing 15(7): 354-354

Improved productivity of poly (4-hydroxybutyrate) (P4HB) in recombinant Escherichia coli using glycerol as the growth substrate with fed-batch culture. Microbial Cell Factories 13(): 131-131

Improved prognosis after using mild hypothermia to treat cardiorespiratory arrest due to a cardiac cause: comparison with a control group. Revista Espanola de Cardiologia 62(7): 733-741

Improved prognosis by trastuzumab of women with HER2-positive breast cancer compared with those with HER2-negative disease. Journal of Clinical Oncology 28(20): E337; Author Reply E338-9

Improved prognosis for borderline personality disorder. Medical Journal of Australia 198(9): 464-465

Improved prognosis for localized malignant lymphomas of the head and neck. Acta Oto-Laryngologica 130(5): 626-631

Improved prognosis for older adolescents with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Journal of Clinical Oncology 29(4): 386-391

Improved prognosis in light chain nephropathy due to multiple myeloma. Ugeskrift for Laeger 174(17): 1159-1160

Improved prognosis in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease in Denmark. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 5(11): 2034-2039

Improved prognosis of Takayasu arteritis over the past decade--comprehensive analysis of 106 patients. Circulation Journal 76(4): 1004-1011

Improved prognosis of cystinosis achieved by treatment with cysteamine and by kidney transplantation. Ugeskrift for Laeger 173(33): 1958-1962

Improved prognosis of patients with primary biliary cirrhosis that have a biochemical response to ursodeoxycholic acid. Gastroenterology 136(4): 1281-1287

Improved prognosis of septic shock in patients with cirrhosis: a multicenter study*. Critical Care Medicine 42(7): 1666-1675

Improved prognosis of women aged 75 and older with mammography-detected breast cancer. Radiology 273(3): 686-694

Improved prognostic classification of breast cancer defined by antagonistic activation patterns of immune response pathway modules. Bmc Cancer 10: 604-604

Improved prognostic diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus in an early stage of disease by a combination of different predictive biomarkers identified by proteome analysis. Epma Journal 5(1): 5-5

Improved prognostic value of standardized uptake value corrected for blood glucose level in pancreatic cancer using F-18 FDG PET. Clinical Nuclear Medicine 36(5): 331-336

Improved programming of ICDs. New England Journal of Medicine 367(24): 2348-2349

Improved progression-free and overall survival in advanced ovarian cancer as a result of a change in surgical paradigm. Gynecologic Oncology 114(1): 26-31

Improved projection algorithm to invert forward scattered light for particle sizing. Applied Optics 40(23): 3937-3945

Improved proliferation and differentiation capacity of human mesenchymal stromal cells cultured with basement-membrane extracellular matrix proteins. CytoTherapy 12(8): 992-1005

Improved propagation-mode near-field method for refractive-index profiling of optical waveguides. Applied Optics 35(12): 2060-2068

Improved proper name recall by electrical stimulation of the anterior temporal lobes. Neuropsychologia 48(12): 3671-3674

Improved proper name recall in aging after electrical stimulation of the anterior temporal lobes. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 3: 16-16

Improved properties of incorporated chitosan film with ethyl cellulose microspheres for controlled release. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 375(1-2): 67-74

Improved properties of micronized genetically modified flax fibers. Journal of Biotechnology 164(2): 292-299

Improved properties of oxygen and argon RF plasma-activated polyester fabrics loaded with TiO2 nanoparticles. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 2(6): 1700-1706

Improved properties of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) produced by Comamonas sp. EB172 utilizing volatile fatty acids by regulating the nitrogen source. Biomed Research International 2013: 237806-237806

Improved prophylaxis and decreased rates of preventable harm with the use of a mandatory computerized clinical decision support tool for prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in trauma. Archives of Surgery 147(10): 901-907

Improved propionic acid production from glycerol with metabolically engineered Propionibacterium jensenii by integrating fed-batch culture with a pH-shift control strategy. Bioresource Technology 152: 519-525

Improved prospective identification of megakaryocyte-erythrocyte progenitor cells. British Journal of Haematology 144(3): 448-451

Improved prospects for IVUS in identifying vulnerable plaques?. Jacc. Cardiovascular Imaging 5(3 Suppl): S106-S110

Improved prosthetic occlusion. Dental Digest 54(1): 20-22

Improved protection against avian influenza H5N1 virus by a single vaccination with virus-like particles in skin using microneedles. Antiviral Research 88(2): 244-247

Improved protective efficacy of a chimeric Staphylococcus aureus vaccine candidate iron-regulated surface determinant B ( N 126- P 361) -target of RNAIII activating protein in mice. Microbiology and Immunology 57(12): 857-864

Improved protein arrays for quantitative systems analysis of the dynamics of signaling pathway interactions. Proteome Science 9: 53-53

Improved protein deproteinization method for the determination of meloxicam in human plasma and application in pharmacokinetic study. Biomedical Chromatography 28(12): 1782-1788

Improved protein detection on an AC electrokinetic quartz crystal microbalance (EKQCM). Biosensors & Bioelectronics 26(8): 3391-3397

Improved protein detection using cold microwave technology. Methods in Molecular Biology 536: 533-543

Improved protein extraction and protein identification from archival formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded human aortas. Proteomics. Clinical Applications 7(3-4): 217-224

Improved protein fold assignment using support vector machines. International Journal of Bioinformatics Research and Applications 1(3): 319-334

Improved protein hydrogen/deuterium exchange mass spectrometry platform with fully automated data processing. Analytical Chemistry 84(11): 4942-4949

Improved protein identification efficiency by mass spectrometry using N-terminal chemical derivatization of peptides from Angiostrongylus costaricensis, a nematode with unknown genome. Journal of Mass Spectrometry 42(10): 1363-1374

Improved protein kinase C affinity through final step diversification of a simplified salicylate-derived bryostatin analog scaffold. Organic Letters 16(19): 5140-5143

Improved protein overexpression and purification strategies for structural studies of cyanobacterial metal-responsive transcription factor, SmtB from marine Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002. Protein Journal 32(8): 626-634

Improved protein quality in transgenic soybean expressing a de novo synthetic protein, MB-16. Transgenic Research 23(3): 455-467

Improved protein separation by microchip isoelectric focusing with stepwise gradient of electric field strength. Journal of Separation Science 32(3): 462-465

Improved protein splicing reaction for low solubility protein fragments without insertion of native extein residues. Biopolymers 92(5): 465-470

Improved protein surface comparison and application to low-resolution protein structure data. Bmc Bioinformatics 11 Suppl 11(): S2-S2

Improved protein-adsorption resistance of polyethersulfone membranes via surface segregation of ultrahigh molecular weight poly(styrene-alt-maleic anhydride). Colloids and Surfaces. B, Biointerfaces 57(2): 189-197

Improved protein-binding microarrays for the identification of DNA-binding specificities of transcription factors. Plant Journal 66(4): 700-711

Improved protein-ligand binding affinity prediction by using a curvature-dependent surface-area model. Bioinformatics 30(12): 1674-1680

Improved protein-protein interaction assay FlimPIA by the entrapment of luciferase conformation. Analytical Chemistry 86(4): 2013-2018

Improved proteolytic stability of chicken cathelicidin-2 derived peptides by D-amino acid substitutions and cyclization. Peptides 32(5): 875-880

Improved proteome coverage by using iTRAQ labelling and peptide OFFGEL fractionation. Proteome Science 6(): 27-27

Improved proteomic analysis of nuclear proteins, as exemplified by the comparison of two myeloid cell lines nuclear proteomes. Journal of Proteomics 77: 577-602

Improved proteomic analysis pipeline for LC-ETD-MS/MS using charge enhancing methods. Molecular Biosystems 8(10): 2692-2698

Improved proteomic approach for the discovery of potential vaccine targets in Trypanosoma cruzi. Journal of Proteome Research 11(1): 237-246

Improved proteomic profiling of the cell surface of culture-expanded human bone marrow multipotent stromal cells. Journal of Proteomics 78: 1-14

Improved protocol for aseptic collection and handling procedures of bovine blood diet in areas with special contamination challenges for use in tsetse rearing. Laboratory Animals 44(3): 281-282

Improved protocol for asymmetric, intramolecular heteroatom Michael addition using organocatalysis: enantioselective syntheses of homoproline, pelletierine, and homopipecolic acid. Journal of Organic Chemistry 73(13): 5155-5158

Improved protocol for high-quality co-extraction of DNA and RNA from rumen digesta. Folia Microbiologica 55(4): 368-372

Improved protocol for indoline synthesis via palladium-catalyzed intramolecular C(sp2)-H amination. Organic Letters 14(12): 2944-2947

Improved protocol for isolation of Campylobacter spp. from retail broiler meat and use of pulsed field gel electrophoresis for the typing of isolates. Journal of Microbiological Methods 95(1): 76-83

Improved protocol for laser microdissection of human pancreatic islets from surgical specimens. Journal of Visualized Experiments 71): -

Improved protocol for processing stented porcine coronary arteries for immunostaining. Journal of Molecular Histology 42(2): 187-193

Improved protocol for recovery of bacterial DNA from water filters: Sonication and backflushing of commercial syringe filters. Journal of Microbiological Methods 93(1): 55-57

Improved protocol for somatic embryogenesis and calcium alginate encapsulation in Anethum graveolens L.: a medicinal herb. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 173(8): 2267-2278

Improved protocol for the simultaneous extraction and column-based separation of DNA and RNA from different soils. Journal of Microbiological Methods 84(3): 406-412

Improved protocol for the synthesis of flexibly protected morpholino monomers from unprotected ribonucleosides. Nucleosides, Nucleotides & Nucleic Acids 31(11): 763-782

Improved protocol to purify untagged amelogenin - Application to murine amelogenin containing the equivalent P70→T point mutation observed in human amelogenesis imperfecta. Protein Expression and Purification 105: 14-22

Improved protocols for protein and RNA isolation from three-dimensional collagen sandwich cultures of primary hepatocytes. Analytical Biochemistry 393(1): 141-144

Improved protocols for the illumina genome analyzer sequencing system. Current Protocols in Human Genetics Chapter 18: Unit 18.2-Unit 18.2

Improved protocols for vibrational spectroscopic analysis of body fluids. Journal of Biophotonics 7(3-4): 167-179

Improved proton computed tomography by dual modality image reconstruction. Medical Physics 41(3): 031904-031904

Improved pseudo-continuous arterial spin labeling for mapping brain perfusion. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 31(6): 1419-1427

Improved pseudoanalytical solution for steady-state biofilm kinetics. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 32(3): 379-385

Improved psoriasis with weight loss: the role of behavioural factors. British Journal of Dermatology 172(3): 826-827

Improved psychophysical methods to estimate peripheral gain and compression. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 787: 39-46

Improved pulmonary and growth outcomes in cystic fibrosis by newborn screening. Pediatric Pulmonology 43(7): 648-655

Improved pulmonary artery geometry after a Norwood procedure by using a Venaflo II graft as an RV-MPA conduit. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 88(2): 690-691

Improved pulmonary function after concave rib resection and posterior instrumentation for idiopathic scoliosis. Acta Orthopaedica Belgica 76(5): 681-683

Improved pulse schemes for separated local field spectroscopy for static and spinning samples. Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance 33(3): 57-63

Improved pulse sequences for measurement of small long-range couplings between heteronuclei (29Si-13C) at natural abundance. Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry 47(6): 511-514

Improved pulse wave velocity estimation using an arterial tube-load model. IEEE Transactions on Bio-Medical Engineering 61(3): 848-858

Improved pulsed field gel electrophoresis method for Moraxella catarrhalis. Journal of Microbiological Methods 75(2): 344-345

Improved pump-beam distribution in a diode side-pumped solid-state laser with a highly diffuse, cross-axis beam delivery system. Applied Optics 39(6): 986-992

Improved purification and enzymatic properties of a mixture of Sticholysin I and II: isotoxins with hemolytic and phospholipase A(2) activities from the sea anemone Stichodactyla helianthus. Protein Expression and Purification 95: 57-66

Improved purification of immunoglobulin G from plasma by mixed-mode chromatography. Journal of Separation Science 37(23): 3461-3472

Improved purification process for cholera toxin and its application to the quantification of residual toxin in cholera vaccines . Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 19(1): 108-112

Improved purity and immunostimulatory activity of β-(1→3)(1→6)-glucan from Pleurotus sajor-caju using cell wall-degrading enzymes. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 60(21): 5423-5430

Improved push-pull-push E-Bodipy fluorophores for two-photon cell-imaging. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 7(18): 3639-3642

Improved pyelographic results in uretero-intestinal anastomosis. Journal of Urology 60(3): 34-34

Improved pyroelectric detectors for single crystal adsorption calorimetry from 100 to 350 K. Review of Scientific Instruments 81(2): 024102-024102

Improved pyroelectric figures of merit in compositionally graded PbZr1-xTixO3 thin films. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 5(24): 13235-13241

Improved pyrogallol autoxidation method: a reliable and cheap superoxide-scavenging assay suitable for all antioxidants. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 60(25): 6418-6424

Improved quality and comprehensiveness in nursing documentation of pressure ulcers after implementing an electronic health record in hospital care. Journal of Clinical Nursing 18(11): 1557-1564

Improved quality and cost-effectiveness of coronary artery bypass grafting in the United States from 1988 to 2005. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 137(1): 65-69

Improved quality and diagnostic confidence achieved by use of dose-reduced gadolinium blood-pool agents for time-resolved intracranial MR angiography. Ajnr. American Journal of Neuroradiology 35(3): 450-456

Improved quality and quantity of written feedback is associated with a structured feedback proforma. Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions 9: 10-10

Improved quality assessment of proprietary Chinese medicines based on multi-chemical class fingerprinting. Journal of Separation Science 32(17): 2892-2902

Improved quality at Kaiser Permanente through e-mail between physicians and patients. Health Affairs 29(7): 1370-1375

Improved quality control method for prescriptions of Polygonum capitatum through simultaneous determination of nine major constituents by HPLC coupled with triple quadruple mass spectrometry. Molecules 18(10): 11824-11835

Improved quality control metrics for cascade impaction measurements of orally inhaled drug products (OIPs). Aaps Pharmscitech 10(4): 1276-1285

Improved quality control of [18F]fluoromethylcholine. Nuclear Medicine and Biology 38(8): 1143-1148

Improved quality control processing of peptide-centric LC-MS proteomics data. Bioinformatics 27(20): 2866-2872

Improved quality in the hospital discharge summary reduces medication errors--LIMM: Landskrona Integrated Medicines Management. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 65(10): 1037-1046

Improved quality monitoring of multi-center acupuncture clinical trials in China. Trials 10(): 123-123

Improved quality of HIV care over time among participants in a national quality improvement initiative. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 23(3 Suppl): 67-80

Improved quality of Type 2 diabetes care following electronic feedback of treatment status to general practitioners: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Diabetic Medicine 28(3): 325-332

Improved quality of anesthesia and cancer recurrence studies. Anesthesia and Analgesia 119(3): 751-752

Improved quality of cartilage repair by bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells for treatment of an osteochondral defect in a cynomolgus macaque model. Acta Orthopaedica 86(1): 119-126

Improved quality of computed tomography substitute derived from magnetic resonance (MR) data by incorporation of spatial information--potential application for MR-only radiotherapy and attenuation correction in positron emission tomography. Acta Oncologica 52(7): 1369-1373

Improved quality of coronary diagnostics and interventions by virtual reality simulation. Herz 36(5): 430-435

Improved quality of cryopreserved cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) spermatozoa after centrifugation through Accudenz. Journal of Andrology 30(3): 298-308

Improved quality of glycemic control and reduced glycemic variability with use of continuous glucose monitoring. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics 11(11): 717-723

Improved quality of life after 1 year with an invasive versus a noninvasive treatment strategy in claudicants: one-year results of the Invasive Revascularization or Not in Intermittent Claudication (IRONIC) Trial. Circulation 130(12): 939-947

Improved quality of life after bariatric surgery in morbidly obese patients. Interdisciplinary group of bariatric surgery of Verona (G.I.C.O.V.). Il Giornale di Chirurgia 35(7-8): 161-164

Improved quality of life after bilateral laparoscopic adrenalectomy for Cushing's disease. Annals of Surgery 247(5): 906; Author Reply 906-7

Improved quality of life after bilateral laparoscopic adrenalectomy for Cushing's disease: a 10-year experience. Annals of Surgery 245(5): 790-794

Improved quality of life and function after oropharyngeal cancer treatment. JAMA Otolaryngology-- Head & Neck Surgery 139(11): 1108-1109

Improved quality of life at end of life related to home-based palliative care in children with cancer. Journal of Palliative Medicine 18(2): 143-150

Improved quality of life for opioid-dependent patients receiving buprenorphine treatment in HIV clinics. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 56 Suppl 1(): S39-S45

Improved quality of life for romiplostim-treated patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura: results from two randomized, placebo-controlled trials. British Journal of Haematology 144(3): 409-415

Improved quality of life in Norwegian heart failure patients after follow-up in outpatient heart failure clinics: results from the Norwegian Heart Failure Registry. European Journal of Heart Failure 12(11): 1247-1252

Improved quality of life in hyperthyroidism patients after surgery. Journal of Surgical Research 193(2): 724-730

Improved quality of life in patients treated with Peptide radionuclides. World Journal of Nuclear Medicine 10(2): 115-121

Improved quality of life in patients with adenocarcinoma of esophagogastric junction after gastric tube reconstruction. Hepato-Gastroenterology 60(128): 1985-1989

Improved quality of life in patients with gastric cancer after esophagogastrostomy reconstruction. World Journal of Gastroenterology 15(25): 3183-3190

Improved quality of life in patients with malignant pleural effusion following videoassisted thoracoscopic talc pleurodesis. Preliminary results. Anticancer Research 32(11): 5131-5134

Improved quality of life in unselected insulin pump-treated children with type 1 diabetes in Eastern Nebraska. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 7(2): 579-581

Improved quality of life in women treated for urinary incontinence by an authorised continence nurse practitioner. International Urogynecology Journal and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction 19(4): 567-571

Improved quality of life is partly explained by fewer symptoms after treatment of fibroids with mifepristone. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics 109(2): 121-124

Improved quality of life outcomes after laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy for early gastric cancer: results of a prospective randomized clinical trial. Annals of Surgery 248(5): 721-727

Improved quality of life with hyperbaric oxygen therapy in patients with persistent pelvic radiation-induced toxicity. Clinical Oncology ()) 20(4): 284-287

Improved quality of life, blood pressure, and biochemical status following laparoscopic adrenalectomy for unilateral primary aldosteronism. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 95(3): 1360-1364

Improved quality of life, clinical, and psychosocial outcomes among heroin-dependent patients on ambulatory buprenorphine maintenance. Substance Use & Misuse 45(1-2): 288-313

Improved quality of life, immunoglobulin G levels, and infection rates in patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases during self-treatment with subcutaneous immunoglobulin G. Southern Medical Journal 103(9): 856-863

Improved quality of life, working ability, and patient satisfaction after a pretreatment multimodal assessment method in patients with mixed chronic muscular pain: a randomized-controlled study. Clinical Journal of Pain 29(3): 195-204

Improved quality of management of eclampsia patients through criteria based audit at Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Bridging the quality gap. Bmc Pregnancy and Childbirth 12(): 134-134

Improved quality of nursing documentation: results of a nursing diagnoses, interventions, and outcomes implementation study. International Journal of Nursing Terminologies and Classifications 18(1): 5-17

Improved quality of optical coherence tomography imaging of basal cell carcinomas using speckle reduction. Experimental Dermatology 19(8): E293-E295

Improved quality of pediatric 123I-MIBG images with medium-energy collimators. Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology 39(2): 100-104

Improved quality of surgical field during endoscopic sinus surgery after clonidine premedication--a pilot study. International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology 4(7): 542-547

Improved quantification and normal limits for myocardial perfusion stress-rest change. Journal of Nuclear Medicine 51(2): 204-209

Improved quantification for non-transferrin-bound iron measurement using high-performance liquid chromatography by reducing iron contamination. Molecular Medicine Reports 4(5): 913-918

Improved quantification in multiple-pinhole SPECT by anatomy-based reconstruction using microCT information. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 38(1): 153-165

Improved quantification in single-pinhole and multiple-pinhole SPECT using micro-CT information. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 36(7): 1049-1063

Improved quantification of CSF bilirubin in the presence of hemoglobin using least squares curve-fitting. Conference Proceedings 2011: 1-4

Improved quantification of alite and belite in anhydrous Portland cements by (29)Si MAS NMR: effects of paramagnetic ions. Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance 36(1): 32-44

Improved quantification of brain perfusion using FAIR with active suppression of superior tagging (FAIR ASST). Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 34(5): 1037-1044

Improved quantification of islet transplants by magnetic resonance imaging with Resovist. Pancreas 40(6): 911-919

Improved quantification of myocardial blood flow using highly constrained back projection reconstruction. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 72(3): 749-755

Improved quantification precision of human brain short echo-time (1) H magnetic resonance spectroscopy at high magnetic field: a simulation study. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 72(1): 20-25

Improved quantitative (19) F MR molecular imaging with flip angle calibration and B1 -mapping compensation. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 42(2): 488-494

Improved quantitative analysis of ion mobility spectrometry by chemometric multivariate calibration. Analyst 134(11): 2329-2337

Improved quantitative analysis of mass spectrometry using quadratic equations. Journal of Proteome Research 9(5): 2775-2785

Improved quantitative analysis of primary bone marrow megakaryocytes utilizing imaging flow cytometry. Cytometry. Part A 85(4): 302-312

Improved quantitative and qualitative production of single-domain intrabodies mediated by the co-expression of Erv1p sulfhydryl oxidase. Protein Expression and Purification 79(1): 111-114

Improved quantitative assessment of left ventricular volumes using TGrE approach after application of extracellular contrast agent at 3 Tesla. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 9(6): 845-853

Improved quantitative evaluation of atopic dermatitis by camera calibration and rectification of a stereo image. Skin Research and Technology 17(1): 11-19

Improved quantitative mass spectrometry methods for characterizing complex ubiquitin signals. Molecular & Cellular Proteomics 10(5): M110.003756-M110.003756

Improved quantitative method for G6PD deficiency detection. Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis 21(2): 107-113

Improved quantitative method for fludarabine in human plasma by liquid chromatography and tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography. B, Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 931: 103-110

Improved quantitative myocardial T<sub>2</sub> mapping: Impact of the fitting model. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (): -

Improved quantitative radioautography of rat brain ?-opioid binding sites using [(3)H]DSTBULET, a new highly potent and selective linear enkephalin analogue. Neurochemistry International 16(3): 341-368

Improved quantity and quality of life: a winning combination to treat advanced heart failure. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 55(17): 1835-1836

Improved quantum dot stacking for intermediate band solar cells using strain compensation. Nanotechnology 25(44): 445402-445402

Improved quantum efficiency of highly efficient perovskite BaSnO₃-based dye-sensitized solar cells. Acs Nano 7(2): 1027-1035

Improved quantum hard-sphere ground-state equations of state. Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 76(3 Pt 1): 031125-031125

Improved quasi-unary nucleation model for binary H2SO4-H2O homogeneous nucleation. Journal of Chemical Physics 127(5): 054301-054301

Improved quenched fluorescent probe for imaging of cysteine cathepsin activity. Journal of the American Chemical Society 135(39): 14726-14730

Improved questionnaire concerning the Danish National Survey of Patient Experiences. Ugeskrift for Laeger 175(35): 1958-1961

Improved race performance in elite middle-distance runners after cumulative altitude exposure. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance 4(1): 134-138

Improved radar data processing algorithms for quantitative rainfall estimation in real time. Water Science and Technology 60(1): 175-184

Improved radial GRAPPA calibration for real-time free-breathing cardiac imaging. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 65(2): 492-505

Improved radial distribution functions for Coulomb charged fluid based on first-order mean spherical approximation. Journal of Chemical Physics 128(21): 214508-214508

Improved radiocarbon dating for contaminated archaeological bone collagen, silk, wool and hair samples via cross-flow nanofiltrated amino acids. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 27(18): 2039-2050

Improved radiographic outcomes with patient-specific total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty 29(11): 2100-2103

Improved radiological surveillance control of septic arthritis by USPIO contrast-enhanced MRI?. Der Radiologe 51(7): 565-566

Improved radiometabolite analysis procedure for positron emission tomography (PET) radioligands using a monolithic column coupled with direct injection micellar/high submicellar liquid chromatography. Talanta 113: 130-134

Improved radiometric performance attained by an elliptical microwave antenna with suction. IEEE Transactions on Bio-Medical Engineering 59(1): 263-271

Improved radiosensitizing effect of the combination of etanidazole and paclitaxel for hepatocellular carcinoma in vivo. Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine 3(2): 299-303

Improved radiosynthesis of the apoptosis marker 18F-ICMT11 including biological evaluation. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 21(23): 6945-6949

Improved radiotherapy for primary and secondary liver cancer: stereotactic body radiation therapy. Anticancer Research 32(2): 649-655

Improved random spatial phase modulation for speckle elimination. Applied Optics 17(9): 1447-1454

Improved random-starting method for the EM algorithm for finite mixtures of regressions. Behavior Research Methods 47(1): 134-146

Improved range of motion after medial-based T capsular shift for recurrent post-traumatic anterior shoulder dislocation. Acta Orthopaedica Belgica 75(6): 727-735

Improved ranking functions for protein and modification-site identifications. Journal of Computational Biology 15(7): 705-719

Improved ranking of drugs on harmfulness can bring sense and order to a failed system. Addiction 106(11): 1894-5; Discussion 1896-8

Improved rapid assay of plasma uric acid by short-end injection capillary zone electrophoresis. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 395(8): 2577-2582

Improved rapid detection of trypsin isoinhibitors using non-denaturing polyacrylamide gels with immobilised azoalbumin. Phytochemical Analysis 22(4): 374-377

Improved rat genome gene prediction by integration of ESTs with RNA-Seq information. Bioinformatics 31(1): 25-32

Improved rat liver decellularization by arterial perfusion under oscillating pressure conditions. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine: -

Improved rat spinal cord injury model using spinal cord compression by percutaneous method. Journal of Veterinary Science 14(3): 329-335

Improved rat steatotic and nonsteatotic liver preservation by the addition of epidermal growth factor and insulin-like growth factor-I to University of Wisconsin solution. Liver Transplantation 16(9): 1098-1111

Improved rate control reduces cardiac troponin T levels in permanent atrial fibrillation. Clinical Cardiology 37(7): 422-427

Improved rate of peripheral nerve regeneration induced by extracorporeal shock wave treatment in the rat. Experimental Neurology 236(2): 363-370

Improved rates of colorectal cancer screening in an equal access population. American Journal of Surgery 197(5): 609-12; Discussion 612-3

Improved ray tracing air mass numbers model. Applied Optics 46(29): 7091-7098

Improved re-ignition technique for flame photometric detectors. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 3(4): 227-228

Improved reaction conditions for the synthesis of new NKP-1339 derivatives and preliminary investigations on their anticancer potential. Dalton Transactions 44(2): 659-668

Improved reaction pattern of an endoglycanase from Paenibacillus cookii for chitosan oligosaccharide production. Carbohydrate Research 359: 54-58

Improved reactivation of immobilized-stabilized lipase from Thermomyces lanuginosus by its coating with highly hydrophilic polymers. Journal of Biotechnology 144(2): 113-119

Improved readout precision of the Bicoid morphogen gradient by early decoding. Journal of Biological Physics 38(2): 317-329

Improved reagents for newborn screening of mucopolysaccharidosis types I, II, and VI by tandem mass spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry 86(9): 4508-4514

Improved real-time PCR assay for detection and quantification of all 54 known types of human adenoviruses in clinical samples. Medical Science Monitor 18(6): Br221-8

Improved real-time PCR detection of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' from citrus and psyllid hosts by targeting the intragenic tandem-repeats of its prophage genes. Molecular and Cellular Probes 26(2): 90-98

Improved real-time PCR estimation of gene copy number in soil extracts using an artificial reference. Journal of Microbiological Methods 91(1): 38-44

Improved real-time multiplex polymerase chain reaction detection of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) 677C>T and 1298A>C polymorphisms using nearest neighbor model-based probe design. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 9(3): 345-350

Improved real-time rt-PCR assays of two colorectal cancer peripheral blood mRNA biomarkers: a pilot study. Iranian Biomedical Journal 17(1): 15-21

Improved real-world glycaemic outcomes with liraglutide versus other incretin-based therapies in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism 16(9): 819-826

Improved realism of hybrid mouse models may not be sufficient to generate reference dosimetric data. Medical Physics 40(5): 052501-052501

Improved receptacle for bile collection. Northwest Medicine 47(11): 804-804

Improved receptive and expressive language abilities in nonfluent aphasic stroke patients after application of rTMS: an open protocol case series. Brain Stimulation 5(3): 274-286

Improved recipient survival with maternal nifedipine in twin-twin transfusion syndrome complicated by TTTS cardiomyopathy undergoing selective fetoscopic laser photocoagulation. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 203(4): 397.E1-9

Improved recognition of error related potentials through the use of brain connectivity features. Conference Proceedings 2012: 6740-6743

Improved recognition of heart attack and stroke symptoms after a community-based intervention for older adults, Georgia, 2006-2007. Preventing Chronic Disease 6(2): A41-A41

Improved recognition of sustained ventricular tachycardia from SAECG by support vector machine. Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi 7 Suppl 1(): 112-115

Improved recombinant cellulase expression in chloroplast of tobacco through promoter engineering and 5' amplification promoting sequence. Plant Molecular Biology 83(4-5): 317-328

Improved recombinant protein yield using a codon deoptimized DHFR selectable marker in a CHEF1 expression plasmid. Biotechnology Progress 26(6): 1558-1566

Improved recombinational stability of lentiviral expression vectors using reduced-genome Escherichia coli. Biotechniques 43(4): 466, 468, 470-466, 468, 470

Improved reconstruction for MR spectroscopic imaging. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 26(5): 686-695

Improved reconstruction for PROPELLER data in magnetic resonance imaging based on fuzzy enhancement. Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao 27(5): 618-620

Improved reconstruction of 4D-MR images by motion predictions. Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention 17(Pt 1): 146-153

Improved reconstruction of in silico gene regulatory networks by integrating knockout and perturbation data. Plos One 5(1): E8121-E8121

Improved reconstruction of non-Cartesian magnetic resonance imaging data through total variation minimization and POCS optimization. Conference Proceedings 2009: 2676-2679

Improved reconstruction quality of bioluminescent images by combining SP(3) equations and Bregman iteration method. Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine 2013: 767296-767296

Improved reconstructions and generalized filtered back projection for optical projection tomography. Applied Optics 50(4): 392-398

Improved reconstructions of random media using dilation and erosion processes. Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 84(5 Pt 2): 056102-056102

Improved record-keeping with reading handovers. Nursing Management 16(8): 30-34

Improved recovery of Bacillus spores from nonporous surfaces with cotton swabs over foam, nylon, or polyester, and the role of hydrophilicity of cotton in governing the recovery efficiency. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 79(1): 381-384

Improved recovery of Clostridium difficile spores with the incorporation of synthetic taurocholate in cycloserine-cefoxitin-fructose agar (CCFA). Pathology 44(4): 354-356

Improved recovery of active GST-fusion proteins from insoluble aggregates: solubilization and purification conditions using PKM2 and HtrA2 as model proteins. Bmb Reports 44(4): 279-284

Improved recovery of cryotherapy-treated shoot tips following thermotherapy of in vitro-grown stock shoots of raspberry (Rubus idaeus L.). Cryo Letters 30(3): 170-182

Improved recovery of exfoliated colonocytes from feces using newly developed immunomagnetic beads. Gastroenterology Research and Practice 2008: 605273-605273

Improved recovery of prophylactic inferior vena cava filters in trauma patients: the results of a dedicated filter registry and critical pathway for filter removal. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 72(2): 381-384

Improved recovery of the hemodynamic response in diffuse optical imaging using short optode separations and state-space modeling. Neuroimage 56(3): 1362-1371

Improved recurrence-free survival with ARCON for anemic patients with laryngeal cancer. Clinical Cancer Research 20(5): 1345-1354

Improved reduced representation bisulfite sequencing for epigenomic profiling of clinical samples. Biological Procedures Online 16(1): 1-1

Improved reference measurement method for hemoglobin A1c by use of liquid chromatography-isotope dilution-tandem mass spectrometry. Clinical Chemistry 61(2): 435-436

Improved refining properties of pulps pretreated with ionic liquids under mild conditions. Bioresource Technology 128: 813-817

Improved reflectance reconstruction for multispectral imaging by combining different techniques. Optics Express 15(9): 5531-5536

Improved reflectivity and velocity model for aluminum gratings on YZ LiNbO3. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 58(4): 798-807

Improved reflux monitoring in the acute gastroesophageal reflux porcine model using esophageal multichannel intraluminal impedance measurement. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 12(8): 1351-1358

Improved refractive outcome for ciliary sulcus-implanted intraocular lenses. Ophthalmology 119(2): 261-265

Improved refractive-index sensitivity of silver-nanocube monolayers on silicon films. Chemphyschem 12(16): 2912-2914

Improved regeneration after femoral nerve injury in mice lacking functional T- and B-lymphocytes. Experimental Neurology 261: 147-155

Improved regeneration and transformation protocols for three strawberry cultivars. Gm Crops & Food 5(1): 27-35

Improved regenerative myogenesis and muscular dystrophy in mice lacking Mkp5. Journal of Clinical Investigation 123(5): 2064-2077

Improved regional activity quantitation in nuclear medicine using a new approach to correct for tissue partial volume and spillover effects. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 31(2): 405-416

Improved regional control and survival with "low Maruyama Index" surgery in gastric cancer: autopsy findings from the Dutch D1-D2 Trial. Gastric Cancer 10(2): 84-86

Improved regional function after autologous bone marrow-derived stem cell transfer in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a randomized, double-blind strain rate imaging study. European Heart Journal 30(6): 662-670

Improved regioselectivity in pyrazole formation through the use of fluorinated alcohols as solvents: synthesis and biological activity of fluorinated tebufenpyrad analogs. Journal of Organic Chemistry 73(9): 3523-3529

Improved regression models for ventilation estimation based on chest and abdomen movements. Physiological Measurement 33(1): 79-93

Improved regularized phase-tracking technique for the processing of squared-grating deflectograms. Applied Optics 39(4): 502-508

Improved regularized solution of the inverse problem in turbidimetric measurements. Applied Optics 49(24): 4591-4603

Improved regulation for chronic patients. Pflege Zeitschrift 66(11): 690-692

Improved regulatory T-cell activity in patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenia treated with thrombopoietic agents. Blood 116(22): 4639-4645

Improved rejection of multiply scattered photons in confocal microscopy using dual-axes architecture. Optics Letters 32(12): 1674-1676

Improved rejection prophylaxis with an initially intensified dosing regimen of enteric-coated mycophenolate sodium in de novo renal transplant recipients. Transplantation 92(3): 321-327

Improved relapse-free survival after autologous stem cell transplantation does not translate into better quality of life in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: lessons from the randomized European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation-Intergroup study. American Journal of Hematology 89(2): 174-180

Improved relationship between left and right ventricular electrical activation after cardiac resynchronization therapy in heart failure patients can be quantified by body surface potential mapping. Clinics 68(7): 986-991

Improved relaxation processor for parallel solution of linear algebraic equations. Applied Optics 29(20): 2978-2979

Improved release and metabolism of flavonoids by steered fermentation processes: a review. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 15(11): 19369-19388

Improved reliability from a plasma-assisted metal-insulator-metal capacitor comprising a high-k HfO2 film on a flexible polyimide substrate. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 12(11): 2582-2589

Improved reliability in skeletal age assessment using a pediatric hand MR scanner with a 0.3T permanent magnet. Magnetic Resonance in Medical Sciences 13(3): 215-219

Improved removal of estrogenic and pharmaceutical compounds in sewage effluent by full scale granular activated carbon: impact on receiving river water. Journal of Hazardous Materials 185(2-3): 1005-1011

Improved removal rates for retrievable inferior vena cava filters with the use of a 'filter registry'. American Surgeon 78(1): 94-97

Improved renal function after kidney transplantation is associated with heme oxygenase-1 polymorphism. Clinical Transplantation 22(5): 609-616

Improved renal function and blood pressure control following renal artery angioplasty: the renal artery angioplasty in patients with renal insufficiency and hypertension using a dedicated renal stent device study (PRECISION). Eurointervention 4(2): 208-213

Improved renal function in liver transplant recipients treated for hepatitis C virus with a sustained virological response and mild chronic kidney disease. Liver Transplantation 20(1): 25-34

Improved renal function of warm ischemically damaged kidneys using Polysol. Transplantation Proceedings 41(1): 32-35

Improved renal function, with similar proteinuria, after two years of early tacrolimus withdrawal from a regimen of sirolimus plus tacrolimus. Transplantation 86(4): 620-622

Improved renal perfusion measurement with a dual navigator-gated Q2TIPS fair technique. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 64(5): 1352-1359

Improved renal recovery with postresuscitation N-acetylcysteine treatment in asphyxiated newborn pigs. Shock 35(4): 428-433

Improved renormalization group theory for critical asymmetry of fluids. Journal of Chemical Physics 139(12): 124103-124103

Improved repair of bone defects with prevascularized tissue-engineered bones constructed in a perfusion bioreactor. Orthopedics 37(10): 685-690

Improved repair of dermal wounds in mice lacking microRNA-155. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine 18(6): 1104-1112

Improved repetition rate mixed isotope CO₂ TEA laser. Review of Scientific Instruments 85(9): 094710-094710

Improved replication efficiency of echovirus 5 after transfection of colon cancer cells using an authentic 5' RNA genome end methodology. Investigational New Drugs 32(6): 1063-1070

Improved replication of the baculovirus Anticarsia gemmatalis nucleopolyhedrovirus (AgMNPV) in vitro using proteins from Lonomia obliqua hemolymph. Cytotechnology 67(2): 331-342

Improved reporter ion assignment of raw isobaric stable isotope labeled liquid chromatography/matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization tandem time-of-flight mass spectral data for quantitative proteomics. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 26(23): 2777-2785

Improved reporting of DNA methylation data derived from studies of the human placenta. Epigenetics 9(3): 333-337

Improved reporting of statistical design and analysis: guidelines, education, and editorial policies. Methods in Molecular Biology 620: 563-598

Improved reproducibility in genome-wide DNA methylation analysis for PAXgene-fixed samples compared with restored formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded DNA. Analytical Biochemistry 468: 50-58

Improved reproducibility in measuring the laminar thickness on enhanced depth imaging SD-OCT images using maximum intensity projection. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 53(12): 7576-7582

Improved reproducibility in preparing precision-cut liver tissue slices. Cytotechnology 61(3): 145-152

Improved reproducibility of MRS regional brain thermometry by 'amplitude-weighted combination'. Nmr in Biomedicine 24(7): 865-872

Improved reproducibility of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurements with the repeat-scan protocol using the Stratus OCT in normal and glaucomatous eyes. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 247(2): 245-252

Improved reproducibility of reverse-phase protein microarrays using array microenvironment normalization. Proteomics 9(24): 5562-5566

Improved reproducibility of simple quantitative indices from ⁹⁹mTc-GSA liver functional imaging. Annals of Nuclear Medicine 27(5): 487-491

Improved reproducibility of unit-cell parameters in macromolecular cryocrystallography by limiting dehydration during crystal mounting. Acta Crystallographica. Section D, Biological Crystallography 70(Pt 8): 2111-2124

Improved resection in lesional temporal lobe epilepsy surgery using neuronavigation and intraoperative MR imaging: favourable long term surgical and seizure outcome in 88 consecutive cases. Seizure 23(3): 201-207

Improved residents' knowledge after an advanced regional anesthesia education program. Middle East Journal of Anaesthesiology 22(4): 419-427

Improved residual chlorine test; the ortho-toluidine: arsenite method for testing water for true, false and chloramine residuals. Water & Sewage Works 95(4): R159-R159

Improved residual hearing preservation using peri-operative minocycline during cochlear implantation. Cochlear Implants International 11(2): 65-70

Improved residual water suppression: WET180. Journal of Biomolecular Nmr 41(2): 105-111

Improved residue function and reduced flow dependence in MR perfusion using least-absolute-deviation regularization. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 61(2): 418-428

Improved resin infiltration of natural caries lesions. Journal of Dental Research 87(12): 1112-1116

Improved resistance against Botrytis cinerea by grapevine-associated bacteria that induce a prime oxidative burst and phytoalexin production. Phytopathology 101(7): 768-777

Improved resistance to serum oxidation in Gilbert's syndrome: a mechanism for cardiovascular protection. Atherosclerosis 199(2): 390-396

Improved resistance to wear and fatigue fracture in high pressure crystallized vitamin E-containing ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene. Biomaterials 30(10): 1870-1880

Improved resolution 3D object reconstruction using computational integral imaging with time multiplexing. Optics Express 12(19): 4579-4588

Improved resolution 3D object sensing and recognition using time multiplexed computational integral imaging. Optics Express 11(26): 3528-3541

Improved resolution and detection of 31P-Tl J-couplings at 21 T in 31P magic angle spinning NMR spectra of inorganic compounds containing Tl/Bi/P/S. Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance 33(1-2): 12-15

Improved resolution and reduced clutter in ultra-wideband microwave imaging using cross-correlated back projection: experimental and numerical results. International Journal of Biomedical Imaging 2010: 781095-781095

Improved resolution and signal-to-noise ratio in laser-ultrasonics by SAFT processing. Optics Express 2(13): 531-539

Improved resolution haplogroup G phylogeny in the Y chromosome, revealed by a set of newly characterized SNPs. Plos One 4(6): E5792-E5792

Improved resolution in fixed-wavelength photoelectron-photoion coincidence spectroscopy. Review of Scientific Instruments 49(12): 1688-1688

Improved resolution in the acidic and basic region of 2-DE of insect antennae proteins using hydroxyethyl disulfide. Electrophoresis 30(15): 2613-2616

Improved resolution in the position of drought-related QTLs in a single mapping population of rice by meta-analysis. Bmc Genomics 10(): 276-276

Improved resolution of 3D printed scaffolds by shrinking. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part B, Applied Biomaterials 103(7): 1415-1423

Improved resolution of bacteria by high throughput sequence analysis of the rRNA internal transcribed spacer. Journal of Microbiological Methods 105: 82-87

Improved resolution of complex single-molecule FRET systems via wavelet shrinkage. Journal of Physical Chemistry. B 115(5): 1105-1114

Improved resolution of diagnostic problems in selected prostate needle biopsy specimens by using the ASAP workup: a prospective study of interval sections vs new recut sections. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 134(2): 293-298

Improved resolution of hydrocarbon structures and constitutional isomers in complex mixtures using gas chromatography-vacuum ultraviolet-mass spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry 84(5): 2335-2342

Improved resolution of major clades within Tuber and taxonomy of species within the Tuber gibbosum complex. Mycologia 102(5): 1042-1057

Improved resolution of reef-coral endosymbiont (Symbiodinium) species diversity, ecology, and evolution through psbA non-coding region genotyping. Plos One 6(12): E29013-E29013

Improved resolution of soft x-ray contact images using laser-produced plasmas. Journal of X-Ray Science and Technology 1(2): 207-210

Improved resolution of tertiary structure elasticity in muscle protein. Biophysical Journal 100(4): L22-L24

Improved resolution scalability for bilevel image data in JPEG2000. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing 18(4): 774-782

Improved resolution three-dimensional integral imaging using optimized irregular lens-array structure. Applied Optics 51(25): 6031-6037

Improved respiratory system conductance following bronchodilator predicts reduced exertional dyspnoea. Respiratory Medicine 105(9): 1345-1351

Improved response by co-targeting EGFR/EGFRvIII and Src family kinases in human cancer cells. Cancer Investigation 27(2): 178-183

Improved response by peers after witnessed heroin overdose in Melbourne. Drug and Alcohol Review 28(3): 327-330

Improved response of ZnO films for pyroelectric devices. Sensors 12(12): 17007-17022

Improved response of growth hormone to growth hormone-releasing hormone and reversible chronic thyroiditis after hydrocortisone replacement in isolated adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency. Tokai Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine 34(2): 34-38

Improved response rates with bortezomib in relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma: an observational study in Chinese patients. Advances in Therapy 31(10): 1082-1094

Improved response time with a new miniaturised main-stream multigas monitor. Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing 23(6): 355-361

Improved response to cardiac resynchronization therapy through optimization of atrioventricular and interventricular delays using acoustic cardiography: a pilot study. Journal of Cardiac Failure 13(8): 637-642

Improved response to disasters and outbreaks by tracking population movements with mobile phone network data: a post-earthquake geospatial study in Haiti. Plos Medicine 8(8): E1001083-E1001083

Improved response to infliximab after leukocytapheresis in a patent with rheumatoid arthritis. Modern Rheumatology 17(3): 253-255

Improved response to nab-paclitaxel compared with cremophor-solubilized paclitaxel is independent of secreted protein acidic and rich in cysteine expression in non-small cell lung cancer. Journal of Thoracic Oncology 6(6): 998-1005

Improved response with post-ASCT consolidation by low dose thalidomide, cyclophosphamide and dexamethasone as first line treatment for multiple myeloma. British Journal of Haematology 158(4): 499-505

Improved response, better outcomes. The Ontario Telemedicine Network and the Southwestern Ontario Stroke Strategy use videoconferencing to deliver optimal care. Healthcare Informatics 24(2): 80-81

Improved responses to pegylated interferon alfa-2b and ribavirin by individualizing treatment for 24-72 weeks. Gastroenterology 141(5): 1656-1664

Improved responsiveness and reduced sample size requirements of PROMIS physical function scales with item response theory. Arthritis Research & Therapy 13(5): R147-R147

Improved responsivity of gas-filled thermopiles. Applied Optics 6(12): 2196-2196

Improved restoration from multiple images of a single object: application to fluorescence microscopy. Applied Optics 37(26): 6240-6246

Improved restoration using a modification of the minimum-negativity iterative algorithm. Applied Optics 29(2): 266-274

Improved results after implementation of the Ghent algorithm for subcutaneous mastectomy in female-to-male transsexuals. Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery 48(6): 362-367

Improved results after repair of complete atrioventricular septal defect. Journal of Cardiac Surgery 24(6): 732-737

Improved results after the primary repair of interrupted aortic arch: impact of a new management protocol with isolated cerebral perfusion. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 38(1): 52-58

Improved results for adult split liver transplantation with extended right lobe grafts: could we enhance its application?. Transplantation Proceedings 41(8): 3485-3488

Improved results in paediatric diabetes care using a quality registry in an improvement collaborative: a case study in Sweden. Plos One 9(5): E97875-E97875

Improved results in perforated peptic ulcer. Canadian Medical Association Journal 61(3): 250-254

Improved results in proteomics by use of local and peptide-class specific false discovery rates. Bmc Bioinformatics 10(): 179-179

Improved results in rectal cancer surgery-an effect of specialization?. Colorectal Disease 2(5): 264-269

Improved results in the management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm may not be on the basis of endovascular aneurysm repair alone. Vascular 22(1): 51-54

Improved results of a surgical resection for the recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after living donor liver transplantation. Annals of Surgical Oncology 17(9): 2283-2289

Improved results of induction chemoradiation before surgical intervention for selected patients with stage IIIA-N2 non-small cell lung cancer. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 134(1): 188-193

Improved results of primary total hip replacement. Acta Orthopaedica 81(6): 649-659

Improved results of the trachea scar stenosis treatment by inclusion in the complex therapy of combined application diprospan and low-intensity infrared laser radiation. Klinichna Khirurhiia: 47-49

Improved results of the vacuum assisted closure and Nitinol clips sternal closure after postoperative deep sternal wound infection. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 35(5): 833-838

Improved results of transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: a report from the International Registry of Hepatic Tumors in Liver Transplantation. Liver Transplantation 15(6): 574-580

Improved results using Onyx glue for the treatment of persistent type 2 endoleak after endovascular aneurysm repair. Journal of Vascular Surgery 56(3): 630-636

Improved results with lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis: a 6-year experience. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery 3(1): 21-24

Improved results with single-stage total correction of Taussig-Bing anomaly. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 33(2): 244-250

Improved resuscitation from hemorrhagic shock with Ringer's lactate with increased viscosity in the hamster window chamber model. Journal of Trauma 71(2): 418-424

Improved retention associated with community-based accompaniment for antiretroviral therapy delivery in rural Rwanda. Clinical Infectious Diseases 56(9): 1319-1326

Improved retention of patients starting antiretroviral treatment in Karonga District, northern Malawi, 2005-2012. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 67(1): E27-E33

Improved retinal function after trabeculectomy in glaucoma patients. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 248(4): 485-495

Improved retinal ganglion cell survival through retinal microglia suppression by a chinese herb extract, triptolide, in the DBA/2J mouse model of glaucoma. Ocular Immunology and Inflammation 21(5): 378-389

Improved retraction in minimally invasive total hip replacement. Hip International 16(3): 238-239

Improved retrieval of PM2.5 from satellite data products using non-linear methods. Environmental Pollution 182: 417-423

Improved retroreflection method for measuring the refractive index of liquids. Applied Optics 49(16): 3049-3052

Improved retroviral suicide gene transfer in colon cancer cell lines after cell synchronization with methotrexate. Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research 30(): 92-92

Improved retroviral vector design results in sustained expression after adult gene therapy in mucopolysaccharidosis I mice. Journal of Gene Medicine 10(9): 972-982

Improved reversal learning and working memory and enhanced reactivity to novelty in mice with enhanced GABAergic innervation in the dentate gyrus. Cerebral Cortex 20(11): 2712-2727

Improved reverse screening algorithm for Treponema pallidum antibody using signal-to-cutoff ratios from chemiluminescence microparticle immunoassay. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 41(1): 29-34

Improved reversed-phase gradient retention modeling. Journal of Chromatography. A 1217(24): 3794-3803

Improved rheumatoid digital vasculitis in a patient treated with TNFalpha agent blocking (infliximab). Rheumatology International 28(12): 1253-1255

Improved risk adjustment in public reporting: coronary artery bypass graft surgical site infections. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 33(5): 463-469

Improved risk assessment for abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture: off-the-wall imaging. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 58(24): 2531-2532

Improved risk assessment in upper GI bleeding. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 74(6): 1225-1229

Improved risk assessment of endometrial cancer by combined analysis of MSI, PI3K-AKT, Wnt/β-catenin and P53 pathway activation. Gynecologic Oncology 126(3): 466-473

Improved risk classification for risk-specific therapy based on the molecular study of minimal residual disease (MRD) in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Blood 113(18): 4153-4162

Improved risk estimation in multifractal records: Application to the value at risk in finance. Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 80(2 Pt 2): 026131-026131

Improved robotic stereotactic body radiation therapy plan quality and planning efficacy for organ-confined prostate cancer utilizing overlap-volume histogram-driven planning methodology. RadioTherapy and Oncology 112(2): 221-226

Improved robust watermarking through attack characterization. Optics Express 3(12): 485-490

Improved robustness of target location in nonhomogeneous backgrounds by use of the maximum-likelihood ratio test location algorithm. Optics Letters 24(20): 1383-1385

Improved rocket ozonesonde (ROCOZ-A). 1: Demonstration of precision. Applied Optics 24(19): 3286-3286

Improved rodent maternal metabolism but reduced intrauterine growth after vertical sleeve gastrectomy. Science Translational Medicine 5(199): 199ra112-199ra112

Improved rodent models of human brain metastases. Clinical & Experimental Metastasis 30(7): 949-950

Improved rolling circle amplification (RCA) of hepatitis B virus (HBV) relaxed-circular serum DNA (RC-DNA). Journal of Virological Methods 193(2): 653-659

Improved rotation or scale invariant matched filter. Applied Optics 28(18): 3814-3819

Improved route for the synthesis of colloidal NaYF4 nanocrystals and electron spin resonance of Gd3+ local probe. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 10(9): 5708-5714

Improved ruggedness of an ion-pairing liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry assay for the quantitative analysis of the triphosphate metabolite of a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 27(3): 481-488

Improved running economy and increased hemoglobin mass in elite runners after extended moderate altitude exposure. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 12(1): 67-72

Improved ruthenium catalysts for Z-selective olefin metathesis. Journal of the American Chemical Society 134(1): 693-699

Improved ruthenium-catalyzed amination of alcohols with ammonia: synthesis of diamines and amino esters. Angewandte Chemie 50(33): 7599-7603

Improved saccharification and ethanol yield from field-grown transgenic poplar deficient in cinnamoyl-CoA reductase. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 111(2): 845-850

Improved safeguarding of older people through inter-agency learning. Nursing Older People 24(10): 14-18

Improved safety and reduction in stent thrombosis associated with biodegradable polymer-based biolimus-eluting stents versus durable polymer-based sirolimus-eluting stents in patients with coronary artery disease: final 5-year report of the LEADERS (Limus Eluted From A Durable Versus ERodable Stent Coating) randomized, noninferiority trial. Jacc. Cardiovascular Interventions 6(8): 777-789

Improved safety for molecular diagnosis of classical rabies viruses by use of a TaqMan real-time reverse transcription-PCR "double check" strategy. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 48(11): 3970-3978

Improved safety for personnel and patients. Krankenpflege. Soins Infirmiers 102(6): 28, 58, 70-28, 58, 70

Improved safety for young whole blood donors with new selection criteria for total estimated blood volume. Transfusion 51(7): 1522-1531

Improved safety needed in handling elastomeric reservoir balls used for pain relief. P & T 38(5): 243-245

Improved safety of autologous breast reconstruction surgery by stabilisation of microsurgical vessel anastomoses using fibrin sealant in 349 free DIEP or fascia-muscle-sparing (fms)-TRAM flaps: a two-centre study. Breast 17(5): 492-498

Improved safety of clinical blood transfusion in four provinces of China 1997-2005. Developments in Biologicals 127: 197-204

Improved safety with intravenous insulin therapy for critically ill patients with renal failure. Nutrition 30(5): 557-562

Improved safety, eliminating errors top policy agenda. Health Affairs 33(1): 6-6

Improved sake metabolic profile during fermentation due to increased mitochondrial pyruvate dissimilation. Fems Yeast Research 14(2): 249-260

Improved salinity tolerance of rice through cell type-specific expression of AtHKT1;1. Plos One 5(9): E12571-E12571

Improved salt iodation methods for small-scale salt producers in low-resource settings in Tanzania. Bmc Public Health 9(): 187-187

Improved sample characterization in terahertz reflection imaging and spectroscopy. Optics Express 17(5): 3848-3854

Improved sample collection methods and bacteriologic localization patterns for male genital tract infection. Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue 20(5): 423-429

Improved sample injection and illumination for multicapillary systems. Journal of Capillary Electrophoresis and Microchip Technology 10(5-6): 75-80

Improved sample preparation and rapid UHPLC analysis of SO2 binding carbonyls in wine by derivatisation to 2,4-dinitrophenylhydrazine. Food Chemistry 139(1-4): 100-104

Improved sample preparation for MALDI-MSI of endogenous compounds in skin tissue sections and mapping of exogenous active compounds subsequent to ex-vivo skin penetration. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 402(3): 1159-1167

Improved sample preparation for intact cell mass spectrometry (biotyping) of mycelium samples taken from a batch fermentation process of Penicillium chrysogenum. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 28(8): 957-964

Improved sample preparation method for glycan analysis of glycoproteins by CE-LIF and CE-MS. Electrophoresis 31(8): 1389-1395

Improved sample treatment for the determination of bisphenol A and its chlorinated derivatives in sewage sludge samples by pressurized liquid extraction and liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Talanta 101: 1-10

Improved sample treatment for the determination of insoluble soap in sewage sludge samples by liquid chromatography with fluorescence detection. Talanta 82(4): 1548-1555

Improved sampling for simulations of interfacial membrane proteins: application of generalized shadow hybrid Monte Carlo to a peptide toxin/bilayer system. Journal of Physical Chemistry. B 112(18): 5710-5717

Improved sampling methods for molecular simulation. Current Opinion in Structural Biology 17(2): 187-191

Improved sanguinarine production via biotic and abiotic elicitations and precursor feeding in cell suspensions of latex-less variety of Papaver somniferum with their gene expression studies and upscaling in bioreactor. Protoplasma 251(6): 1359-1371

Improved sanitation for farm labor. Connecticut Health Bulletin 61(10): 254-256

Improved saphenous vein graft patency for coronary artery bypass grafting: "no-touch" harvesting or "dissection without touching"?. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 134(3): 819-20; Author Reply 820-1

Improved satisfaction of preoperative patients after group video-teaching during interview at preanesthetic evaluation clinic: the experience of a medical center in Taiwan. Acta Anaesthesiologica Taiwanica 45(3): 149-154

Improved sauerkraut production with probiotic strain Lactobacillus plantarum L4 and Leuconostoc mesenteroides LMG 7954. Journal of Food Science 76(2): M124-M129

Improved scFv anti-HIV-1 p17 binding affinity guided from the theoretical calculation of pairwise decomposition energies and computational alanine scanning. Biomed Research International 2013: 713585-713585

Improved scanning laser fundus imaging using polarimetry. Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, Image Science, and Vision 24(5): 1337-1348

Improved scanning range for coherent anti-stokes Raman spectroscopy using a tunable optical parametric oscillator. Analytical Chemistry 68(17): 3068-3071

Improved scar appearance with combined use of silicone gel and vitamin C for Asian patients: a comparative case series. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 37(6): 1176-1181

Improved scar in postburn patients following interferon-alpha2b treatment is associated with decreased angiogenesis mediated by vascular endothelial cell growth factor. Journal of Interferon & Cytokine Research 28(7): 423-434

Improved scatter correction using adaptive scatter kernel superposition. Physics in Medicine and Biology 55(22): 6695-6720

Improved scatterer property estimates from ultrasound backscatter using gate-edge correction and a pseudo-Welch technique. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 57(12): 2828-2832

Improved scatterplot design. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications 30(6): 3-7

Improved scheduling operations in diagnostic imaging. Radiology Management 35(1): 30-5; Quiz 36-7

Improved scheme for accurate computation of high electric near-field gradients. Optics Express 15(3): 1307-1321

Improved scheme for the analysis of high-purity talc. Talanta 24(3): 159-162

Improved scissors for corneal grafting. Archives of Ophthalmology 38(6): 832-832

Improved scratch resistance for antireflective coatings on sapphire. Applied Optics 50(9): C253-C256

Improved screening ability of ferroelectric-semiconductor interface. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 58(9): 1959-1961

Improved screening for a widespread disorder with therapeutic options: restless legs syndrome. European Journal of Neurology 14(9): 951-951

Improved screening for anal neoplasia by immunocytochemical detection of minichromosome maintenance proteins. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 17(10): 2855-2864

Improved screening for cystic fibrosis-related diabetes by an integrated care team using an algorithm. Pediatric Pulmonology 49(10): 971-977

Improved screening for growth hormone deficiency using logical analysis data. Medical Science Monitor 15(1): Mt5-M10

Improved screw placement for slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) using robotically-assisted drill guidance. Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention 17(Pt 1): 488-495

Improved sea-urchin embryo bioassay for in situ evaluation of dredged material. Ecotoxicology 18(8): 1051-1057

Improved seamless mutagenesis by recombineering using ccdB for counterselection. Nucleic Acids Research 42(5): E37-E37

Improved search for Muon-neutrino to electron-neutrino oscillations in MINOS. Physical Review Letters 107(18): 181802-181802

Improved search for a Higgs boson produced in association with Z → l+ l- in pp collisions sqrt[s] = 1.96 TeV. Physical Review Letters 105(25): 251802-251802

Improved search for ν¯(μ)→ν¯(e) oscillations in the MiniBooNE experiment. Physical Review Letters 110(16): 161801-161801

Improved search heuristics find 20,000 new alignments between human and mouse genomes. Nucleic Acids Research 42(7): E59-E59

Improved second phase insulin secretion and preserved insulin sensitivity after islet transplantation. Transplantation 89(10): 1291-1293

Improved secretion of human Fas ligand extracellular domain by N-terminal part truncation in Pichia pastoris and preparation of the N-linked carbohydrate chain trimmed derivative. Protein Expression and Purification 60(2): 205-213

Improved secretion of the cancer-testis antigen SSX2 in Pichia pastoris by deletion of its nuclear localization signal. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 86(1): 243-253

Improved sectioned images and surface models of the whole dog body. Annals of Anatomy 196(5): 352-359

Improved sectioning in a slit scanning confocal microscope. Optics Letters 33(16): 1813-1815

Improved sedation with dexmedetomidine-remifentanil compared with midazolam-remifentanil during catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation: a randomized, controlled trial. Europace 16(7): 1000-1006

Improved sedimentation field-flow fractionation separation channel for concentrated cellular elution. Journal of Chromatography. A 1302: 118-124

Improved seeding of chondrocytes into polyglycolic acid scaffolds using semi-static and alginate loading methods. Biotechnology Progress 27(1): 191-200

Improved seedless hydrothermal synthesis of dense and ultralong ZnO nanowires. Nanotechnology 22(24): 245601-245601

Improved segmentation of echocardiographic images using fusion of images from different cardiac cycles. Conference Proceedings 2009: 511-514

Improved segmentation of ultrasound images for fetal biometry, using morphological operators. Conference Proceedings 2009: 459-462

Improved segmentation of white matter tracts with adaptive Riemannian metrics. Medical Image Analysis 18(1): 161-175

Improved segregation of simultaneous talkers differentially affects perceptual and cognitive capacity demands for recognizing speech in competing speech. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics 72(2): 501-516

Improved seizure control by alternating therapy of levetiracetam and valproate in epileptic rats. Epilepsia 51(3): 362-370

Improved selection of LMW over HMW proteins from human plasma by mesoporous silica particles with external modification. Talanta 80(2): 703-709

Improved selection of patients for hepatic surgery of colorectal liver metastases with (18)F-FDG PET: a randomized study. Journal of Nuclear Medicine 50(7): 1036-1041

Improved selective and differential medium for isolation of Escherichia coli O157:H7. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 49(1): 405-408

Improved selective cholesterol adsorption by molecularly imprinted poly(methacrylic acid)/silica (PMAA-SiO₂) hybrid material synthesized with different molar ratios. Materials Science & Engineering. C, Materials for Biological Applications 44: 99-108

Improved selective isolation of Bordetella pertussis by use of modified cyclodextrin solid medium. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 47(12): 4164-4167

Improved selectivity by stabilizing and exposing active phases on supported Pd nanoparticles in acetylene-selective hydrogenation. Chemistry 18(47): 14962-6

Improved selectivity for the analysis of maternal serum and cord serum for polyfluoroalkyl chemicals. Journal of Chromatography. A 1218(15): 2133-2137

Improved selectivity from a wavelength addressable device for wireless stimulation of neural tissue. Frontiers in Neuroengineering 7: 5-5

Improved selectivity in discriminating handedness and diameter of single-walled carbon nanotubes with N-substituted 3,6-carbazolylene-bridged chiral diporphyrin nanotweezers. Nanoscale 3(10): 4117-4124

Improved selectivity of ZnNa3DTPA vs. Na5DTPA to abstract Cd2+ from plasma proteins in vitro. Metallomics 5(6): 615-618

Improved selectivity of an engineered multi-product terpene synthase. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 12(23): 4013-4020

Improved selectivity of chemical colour reactions by simple gas chromatographic separation. Talanta 16(3): 421-422

Improved selectivity towards NO₂ of phthalocyanine-based chemosensors by means of original indigo/nanocarbons hybrid material. Talanta 127: 100-107

Improved self-awareness and coping strategies for patients with acquired brain injury--a group therapy programme. Brain Injury 24(6): 823-832

Improved self-calibrated spiral parallel imaging using JSENSE. Medical Engineering & Physics 31(5): 510-514

Improved self-consistent and resolution-of-identity approximated Becke'05 density functional model of nondynamic electron correlation. Journal of Chemical Physics 136(3): 034102-034102

Improved self-efficacy in persons with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis after an intensive social cognitive wellness program with participation of support partners: a 6-months observational study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 12(): 40-40

Improved self-exclusion program: preliminary results. Journal of Gambling Studies 24(4): 505-518

Improved self-healing of polyethylene/carbon black nanocomposites by their shape memory effect. Journal of Physical Chemistry. B 117(5): 1467-1474

Improved semen collection method for wild felids: urethral catheterization yields high sperm quality in African lions (Panthera leo). Theriogenology 78(3): 696-701

Improved semi-distributed model for phosphorus losses from Irish catchments. Environmental Technology 35(17-20): 2506-2519

Improved semiautomatic method for morphometry of angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in corneal flatmounts. Experimental Eye Research 87(5): 462-470

Improved semiconductor lattice parameters and band gaps from a middle-range screened hybrid exchange functional. Journal of Physics. Condensed Matter 24(14): 145504-145504

Improved semisupervised adaptation for a small training dataset in the brain-computer interface. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics 18(4): 1461-1472

Improved sensation in a palmar hand burn scar with fractional CO(2) laser treatments. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 45(2): 64-66

Improved sensibility of the foot after temporary cutaneous anesthesia of the lower leg. Neuroreport 20(1): 37-41

Improved sensing performance of D-fiber/planar waveguide couplers. Optics Express 15(5): 2139-2144

Improved sensitive high performance liquid chromatography assay for glucosamine in human and rat biological samples with fluorescence detection. Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences 13(2): 128-135

Improved sensitivity for detecting micrometastases in pelvic lymph nodes by real-time reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) compared with conventional RT-PCR in patients with clinically localized prostate cancer undergoing radical prostatectomy. Bju International 103(8): 1074-1078

Improved sensitivity for methotrexate analysis using enzyme multiplied immunoassay technique on the Siemens Viva-E instrument. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring 34(2): 193-197

Improved sensitivity for molecular detection of bacterial and Candida infections in blood. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 52(9): 3164-3174

Improved sensitivity for some [corrected] metal ions by use of sulfide in the Belousov-Zhabotinskii oscillating reaction. Analytica Chimica Acta 571(1): 150-155

Improved sensitivity for the electrochemical biosensor with an adjunct probe. Analytical Chemistry 82(22): 9500-9505

Improved sensitivity for two-photon frequency-domain lifetime measurement. Optics Express 18(13): 13631-9

Improved sensitivity gas detection by spontaneous Raman scattering. Applied Optics 48(22): 4424-4429

Improved sensitivity in blue-membrane bacteriorhodopsin films. Optics Letters 24(19): 1355-1357

Improved sensitivity in detecting renal diseases by combined urinanalysis (proteins and cellular components). Therapeutische Umschau. Revue Therapeutique 65(9): 503-511

Improved sensitivity in sensor fibers by the proper source/coating selection. Applied Optics 29(31): 4729-4732

Improved sensitivity mass spectrometric detection of eicosanoids by charge reversal derivatization. Analytical Chemistry 82(16): 6790-6796

Improved sensitivity of 3.0 Tesla susceptibility-weighted imaging in detecting traumatic bleeds and its use in predicting outcomes in patients with mild traumatic brain injury. Acta Radiologica 56(10): 1256-1263

Improved sensitivity of DNA microarrays using photonic crystal enhanced fluorescence. Analytical Chemistry 82(16): 6854-6861

Improved sensitivity of Kernig's and Brudzinski's sign in diagnosing meningitis in children. Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology 16(3): 460-461

Improved sensitivity of PCR amplification of glutamate dehydrogenase gene for detection and genotyping of Giardia duodenalis in stool specimen. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 41(2): 280-284

Improved sensitivity of a commercial reverse transcription-PCR test for subtyping of the 2009 H1N1 influenza A virus. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 49(3): 1188-1188

Improved sensitivity of an interferon-gamma release assay (T-SPOT.TB™) in combination with tuberculin skin test for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis in the presence of HIV co-infection. Bmc Infectious Diseases 11(): 319-319

Improved sensitivity of diagnosis of tuberculosis in patients in Korea via a cocktail enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay containing the abundantly expressed antigens of the K strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology 15(12): 1788-1795

Improved sensitivity of electrocochleography in the diagnosis of Meniere's disease. International Journal of Audiology 48(11): 811-819

Improved sensitivity of gastric carcinoma cells to fluorouracil-related drugs by transfection of thymidine phosphorylase gene. Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi 40(5): 330-333

Improved sensitivity of intensity-modulated spectroscopy using correlative signal processing. Optics Letters 36(3): 346-348

Improved sensitivity of nonvolatile holographic storage in triply doped LiNbO(3):Zr,Cu,Ce. Optics Express 18(6): 6333-6339

Improved sensitivity of point of care troponin I values using reporting to below 99th percentile of normals. Schneider HG et al. Clinical Biochemistry 46(16-17): 1774-1775

Improved sensitivity of point of care troponin I values using reporting to below the 99 th percentile of normals. Clinical Biochemistry 46(12): 979-982

Improved sensitivity of the nano ultra-high performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometric analysis of low-concentrated neuropeptides by reducing aspecific adsorption and optimizing the injection solvent. Journal of Chromatography. A 1360: 217-228

Improved sensitivity of the novel Xpert flu test for detection of influenza B virus. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 51(12): 4277-4278

Improved sensitivity of the rapid screen of mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology 32(1): 28-37

Improved sensitivity of transthoracic contrast echocardiography in the detection of right-to-left shunts. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 23(5): 578; Author Reply 578-9

Improved sensitivity of tunable far-infrared spectroscopy: application to the detection of HBr in the ? = 1 state. Applied Optics 36(24): 5822-5826

Improved sensitivity of tunable-diode-laser open-path trace gas monitoring systems. Applied Optics 18(20): 3438-3442

Improved sensitivity of vaginal self-collection and high-risk human papillomavirus testing. International Journal of Cancer 130(8): 1855-1860

Improved sensitivity of wavelength-modulated surface plasmon resonance biosensor using gold nanorods. Applied Optics 50(28): 5555-5558

Improved sensitivity over time with rapid prescreening in gynecologic cytology. Diagnostic Cytopathology 39(6): 428-430

Improved sensitivity to cerebral white matter abnormalities in Alzheimer's disease with spherical deconvolution based tractography. Plos One 7(8): E44074-E44074

Improved sensitivity to detect recombination using qPCR for Dyskeratosis Congenita PGD. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics 31(9): 1227-1230

Improved sensorimotor function by rolipram following focal cerebral ischemia in rats. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience 26(6): 493-499

Improved sensorimotor performance via stochastic resonance. Journal of Neuroscience 32(36): 12612-8

Improved separability of dipole sources by tripolar versus conventional disk electrodes: a modeling study using independent component analysis. Conference Proceedings 2009: 4023-4026

Improved separate solution method for determination of low selectivity coefficients. Analytical Chemistry 86(8): 3693-3696

Improved separation and analysis of plasma amino acids by modification of the MassTrak™ AAA Solution Ultraperformance® liquid chromatography method. Clinica Chimica Acta; International Journal of Clinical Chemistry 423(): 75-82

Improved separation and characterization of lipopolysaccharide related compounds by reverse phase ion pairing-HPLC/electrospray ionization-quadrupole-mass spectrometry (RPIP-HPLC/ESI-Q-MS). Journal of Chromatography. B, Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 878(3-4): 442-448

Improved separation and detection of picolinic acid and quinolinic acid by capillary electrophoresis-mass spectrometry: application to analysis of human cerebrospinal fluid. Journal of Chromatography. A 1316: 147-153

Improved separation and quantification of neutral and polar lipid classes by HPLC-ELSD using a monolithic silica phase: application to exceptional marine lipids. Journal of Chromatography. B, Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 877(20-21): 1815-1819

Improved separation of complex polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon mixtures using novel column combinations in GC × GC/ToF-MS. Environmental Science & Technology 46(14): 7677-7684

Improved separation of fluorogenic derivatized intact proteins with high resolution and efficiency using a reversed-phase liquid chromatographic system. Biomedical Chromatography 28(6): 862-867

Improved separation of furocoumarins of essential oils by supercritical fluid chromatography. Journal of Chromatography. A 1216(42): 7088-7095

Improved separation of iron from copper and other elements by anion-exchange chromatography on a 4% cross-linked resin with high concentrations of hydrochloric acid. Talanta 27(9): 727-732

Improved separation of the curcuminoids, syntheses of their rare earth complexes, and studies of potential antiosteoporotic activity. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry 132: 52-58

Improved sequence learning with subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation: evidence for treatment-specific network modulation. Journal of Neuroscience 32(8): 2804-2813

Improved sequence resolution by global analysis of overlapped peptides in hydrogen/deuterium exchange mass spectrometry. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 23(7): 1202-1208

Improved sequence tag generation method for peptide identification in tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Proteome Research 7(10): 4422-4434

Improved sequence-based prediction of disordered regions with multilayer fusion of multiple information sources. Bioinformatics 26(18): I489-I496

Improved sequence-based prediction of protein secondary structures by combining vacuum-ultraviolet circular dichroism spectroscopy with neural network. Proteins 73(1): 104-112

Improved sequence-based prediction of strand residues. Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology 9(1): 67-89

Improved sequencing of oxidized cysteine and methionine containing peptides using electron transfer dissociation. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 18(8): 1499-1506

Improved sero-monitoring assay for classical swine fever (CSF) using the recombinant E2 protein of a recent Korean isolate. Research in Veterinary Science 90(2): 329-335

Improved serodiagnosis of cystic echinococcosis using the new recombinant 2B2t antigen. Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 6(7): E1714-E1714

Improved serological response to H1N1 monovalent vaccine associated with viral suppression among HIV-1-infected patients during the 2009 influenza (H1N1) pandemic in the Southern Hemisphere. HIV Medicine 13(6): 352-357

Improved serum cholesterol in paediatric patients switched from suppressive lopinavir-based therapy to boosted darunavir or atazanavir: an 18-month retrospective study. HIV Medicine 15(10): 635-636

Improved serum stability and biophysical properties of siRNAs following chemical modifications. Biotechnology Letters 30(11): 1901-1908

Improved serum- and feeder-free culture of mouse germline stem cells. Biology of Reproduction 91(4): 88-88

Improved serum-free culture conditions for spleen-derived murine fibrocytes. Journal of Immunological Methods 363(1): 9-20

Improved serum-free culture conditions for the differentiation of human and murine fibrocytes. Journal of Immunological Methods 351(1-2): 62-70

Improved services to enrollees into an HIV rural care and treatment center in Tanzania. Pan African Medical Journal 16: 34-34

Improved servo-polarimeter. Review of Scientific Instruments 50(6): 738-738

Improved setup for intestinal intravital microscopy in mice - the "floating table". Minerva Anestesiologica 79(1): 102-103

Improved severe hepatopulmonary syndrome after liver transplantation in an adolescent with end-stage liver disease secondary to biliary atresia. Clinical and Molecular Hepatology 20(1): 76-80

Improved sexual and urinary function in women with sacral nerve stimulation. Neuromodulation 14(5): 436-43; Discussion 443

Improved sexual function with testosterone replacement therapy in hypogonadal men: real-world data from the Testim Registry in the United States (TRiUS). Journal of Sexual Medicine 8(11): 3204-3213

Improved sexual history taking in the 2012 BASHH asymptomatic screening re-audit. International Journal of Std & Aids 25(5): 360-362

Improved shape and consistency after lipofilling of the breast: patients' evaluation of the outcome. Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery 46(2): 85-90

Improved shim method based on the minimization of the maximum off-resonance frequency for balanced steady-state free precession (bSSFP). Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 61(6): 1500-1506

Improved shimming for fMRI specifically optimizing the local BOLD sensitivity. Neuroimage 49(1): 327-336

Improved shoot regeneration from root explants using an abscisic Acid-containing medium. Methods in Molecular Biology 877: 183-189

Improved short adjacent repeat identification using three evolutionary Monte Carlo schemes. International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics 8(4): 462-479

Improved short tau inversion recovery (iSTIR) for increased tumor conspicuity in the abdomen. Magma 27(3): 245-255

Improved short-sequence-repeat genotyping of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by using matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80(2): 534-539

Improved short-term engraftment of lentivirally versus gammaretrovirally transduced allogeneic canine repopulating cells. Journal of Gene Medicine 9(5): 357-361

Improved short-term outcomes of laparoscopic versus open resection for colon and rectal cancer in an area health service: a multicenter study. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 55(1): 42-50

Improved short-term outcomes with off-pump reoperative coronary artery bypass grafting. Innovations 9(1): 49-53

Improved short-term stability of optical frequency standards: approaching 1 Hz in 1 s with the Ca standard at 657 nm. Optics Letters 25(21): 1603-1605

Improved short-term survival with polyethylene glycol modified hemoglobin liposomes in critical normovolemic anemia. Intensive Care Medicine 34(8): 1534-1543

Improved short-term toxicity test protocol to assess metal tolerance in phototrophic periphyton: toward standardization of PICT approaches. Environmental Science and Pollution Research International 22(6): 4037-4045

Improved shrunken centroid classifiers for high-dimensional class-imbalanced data. Bmc Bioinformatics 14(): 64-64

Improved siRNA/shRNA functionality by mismatched duplex. Plos One 6(12): E28580-E28580

Improved side-chain modeling by coupling clash-detection guided iterative search with rotamer relaxation. Bioinformatics 27(6): 785-790

Improved side-chain torsion potentials for the Amber ff99SB protein force field. Proteins 78(8): 1950-1958

Improved sidelobe performance of cosine series functions. IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control 46(2): 464-466

Improved siderotic nodule detection in cirrhosis with susceptibility-weighted magnetic resonance imaging: a prospective study. Plos One 7(5): E36454-E36454

Improved signal model for confocal sensors accounting for object depending artifacts. Optics Express 20(18): 19936-19945

Improved signal peptide predictions in mycobacteria?. Tuberculosis 92(4): 291-292

Improved signal processing approaches in an offline simulation of a hybrid brain-computer interface. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 188(1): 165-173

Improved signal processing techniques for the analysis of high resolution serosal slow wave activity in the stomach. Conference Proceedings 2011: 1737-1740

Improved signal processing to detect cancer by ultrasonic molecular imaging of targeted nanoparticles. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129(6): 3756-3767

Improved signal spoiling in fast radial gradient-echo imaging: Applied to accurate T(1) mapping and flip angle correction. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 62(5): 1185-1194

Improved signal stability from a laser vaporization source with a liquid metal target. Review of Scientific Instruments 78(7): 075108-075108

Improved signal to noise in proton spectroscopy of the human calf muscle at 7 T using localized B1 calibration. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 63(1): 207-211

Improved signal to noise ratio and sensitivity of an infrared imaging video bolometer on large helical device by using an infrared periscope. Review of Scientific Instruments 85(7): 073107-073107

Improved signal-to-noise ratio for non-perpendicular detection angles in x-ray fluorescence computed tomography (XFCT). Physics in Medicine and Biology 59(21): 6507-6520

Improved signal-to-noise ratio in laboratory-based phase contrast tomography. Microscopy and Microanalysis 18(2): 399-405

Improved signal-to-noise ratio in parallel coronary artery magnetic resonance angiography using graph cuts based Bayesian reconstruction. Conference Proceedings 1: 703-706

Improved signal-to-noise ratio of 10 GHz microwave signals generated with a mode-filtered femtosecond laser frequency comb. Optics Express 17(5): 3331-3340

Improved signal-to-noise ratio performance in magnetic resonance imaging by using a multilayered surface coil array--a simulation study. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics 17(3): 756-762

Improved signs, symptoms, and quality of life associated with dry eye syndrome: hydroxypropyl cellulose ophthalmic insert patient registry. Eye & Contact Lens 36(3): 170-176

Improved silencing suppression and enhanced heterologous protein expression are achieved using an engineered viral helper component proteinase. Journal of Virological Methods 193(2): 687-692

Improved silicon nanowire field-effect transistors for fast protein-protein interaction screening. Lab on A Chip 13(4): 676-684

Improved similarity measures for small sets of spike trains. Neural Computation 23(12): 3016-3069

Improved similarity scores for comparing motifs. Bioinformatics 27(12): 1603-1609

Improved similarity trees and their application to visual data classification. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 17(12): 2459-2468

Improved simulations of lattice peptide adsorption. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 11(12): 2046-2055

Improved simultaneous enantioseparation of beta-agonists in CE using beta-CD and ionic liquids. Electrophoresis 30(6): 1030-1036

Improved simultaneous production of mycelial biomass and polysaccharides by submerged culture of Hericium erinaceum: optimization using a central composite rotatable design (CCRD). Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology 36(12): 1513-1527

Improved single channel backpropagation for intra-channel fiber nonlinearity compensation in long-haul optical communication systems. Optics Express 18(16): 17075-17088

Improved single molecule force spectroscopy using micromachined cantilevers. Acs Nano 8(5): 4984-4995

Improved single neuron controller for multivariable stochastic systems with non-Gaussianities and unmodeled dynamics. Isa Transactions 52(6): 752-758

Improved single particle localization accuracy with dual objective multifocal plane microscopy. Optics Express 17(8): 6881-6898

Improved single- and multi-contact life-time testing of dental restorative materials using key characteristics of the human masticatory system and a force/position-controlled robotic dental wear simulator. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics 7(1): 016002-016002

Improved single-copy assays for quantification of persistent HIV-1 viremia in patients on suppressive antiretroviral therapy. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 52(11): 3944-3951

Improved single-letter identification after whole-word training in pure alexia. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation 19(3): 340-363

Improved single-unit Schiefer abrasion testing machine. Journal of Research of the National Bureau of Standards 42(5): 481-497

Improved sinusoidal gating with balanced InGaAs/InP Single Photon Avalanche Diodes. Optics Express 21(14): 16716-16721

Improved sinusoidal phase plate to extend depth of field in incoherent hybrid imaging systems. Optics Letters 37(21): 4534-4536

Improved size-tunable synthesis of monodisperse gold nanorods through the use of aromatic additives. Acs Nano 6(3): 2804-2817

Improved skin contraction after VASER-assisted lipoplasty: is it a change we can believe in?. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 130(5): 754e-756e

Improved skin delivery of voriconazole with a nanostructured lipid carrier-based hydrogel formulation. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin 62(8): 793-798

Improved skin paddle survival in pectoralis major myocutaneous flap reconstruction of head and neck defects. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery 11(5): 306-310

Improved skin test for differential diagnosis of bovine tuberculosis by the addition of Rv3020c-derived peptides. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology 19(4): 620-622

Improved sleep and neurocognitive functions in a child with thalamic lesions on sodium oxybate. Neurology 68(14): 1157-1158

Improved slice selection for R2* mapping during cryoablation with eddy current compensation. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 28(1): 190-198

Improved sliced velocity map imaging apparatus optimized for H photofragments. Journal of Chemical Physics 138(14): 144201-144201

Improved slow-light delay performance of a broadband stimulated Brillouin scattering system using fiber Bragg gratings. Applied Optics 47(34): 6404-6415

Improved slow-light performance of 10 Gb/s NRZ, PSBT and DPSK signals in fiber broadband SBS. Optics Express 15(25): 16972-9

Improved small molecule drug release from in situ forming poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) scaffolds incorporating poly(β-amino ester) and hydroxyapatite microparticles. Journal of Biomaterials Science. Polymer Edition 25(11): 1174-1193

Improved small-molecule macroarray platform for the rapid synthesis and discovery of antibacterial chalcones. Acs Combinatorial Science 13(2): 175-180

Improved software on the Sysmex XE-5000 BF mode for counting leukocytes in cerebrospinal fluid. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine 51(4): E61-E63

Improved soil fumigation by Telone C35 using carbonation. Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Part. B, Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes 46(8): 655-661

Improved soil percolation test for determining the capacity of soils for leaching sewage effluents. Water & Sewage Works 96(5): 192-194

Improved solid oxide fuel cell performance with nanostructured electrolytes. Acs Nano 5(7): 5692-5696

Improved solid-phase extraction procedure for the isolation and in-sorbent pentafluorobenzyl alkylation of polyfunctional mercaptans. Optimized procedure and analytical applications. Journal of Chromatography. A 1185(1): 9-18

Improved solid-phase extraction/micellar procedure for the derivatization/preconcentration of benzaldehyde and methyl derivatives from water samples. Talanta 85(1): 449-454

Improved solid-phase spectrometry for the microdetermination of total and dissolved phosphate. Analytical Sciences 26(9): 963-968

Improved solid-phase spectrophotometry for the microdetermination of chromium(VI) in natural water. Analytical Sciences 25(12): 1445-1450

Improved solubility and pharmacokinetics of PEGylated liposomal honokiol and human plasma protein binding ability of honokiol. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 410(1-2): 169-174

Improved solubility and stability of 7-hydroxy-4-methylcoumarin at different temperatures and pH values through complexation with sulfobutyl ether-β-cyclodextrin. Food Chemistry 168: 270-275

Improved solubility of DNA in recyclable and reusable bio-based deep eutectic solvents with long-term structural and chemical stability. Chemical Communications 49(83): 9606-9608

Improved solubility of replication factor C (RFC) Walker A mutants. Protein Expression and Purification 83(2): 135-144

Improved solubilization of activated sludge by ozonation in pressure cycles. Chemosphere 87(6): 637-643

Improved solubilization of carbamazepine and structural transitions in nonionic microemulsions upon aqueous phase dilution. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 315(2): 637-647

Improved solubilization of recombinant human growth hormone inclusion body produced in Escherichia coli. Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry 72(10): 2675-2680

Improved soluble expression and characterization of the Hc domain of Clostridium botulinum neurotoxin serotype A in Escherichia coli by using a PCR-synthesized gene and a Trx co-expression strain. Protein Expression and Purification 71(1): 79-84

Improved soluble expression of a single-chain antibody fragment in E. coli for targeting CA125 in epithelial ovarian cancer. Protein Expression and Purification 102: 27-37

Improved soluble expression of the gene encoding amylolytic enzyme Amo45 by fusion with the mobile-loop-region of co-chaperonin GroES in <i>Escherichia coli.</i>. Biocatalysis and Biotransformation 31(6): 335-342

Improved solution for the cemented doublet. Applied Optics 35(19): 3548-3558

Improved solvent collection system for a dispersive liquid-liquid microextraction of organochlorine pesticides from water using low-density organic solvent. Journal of Separation Science 34(7): 837-843

Improved solvent extraction procedure and high-performance liquid chromatography-evaporative light-scattering detector method for analysis of polar lipids from dairy materials. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 59(19): 10407-10413

Improved solvent formulations for efficient CO₂ absorption and low-temperature desorption. Chemsuschem 5(9): 1724-1731

Improved somatic embryogenesis in wheat by partial simulation of the in-ovulo oxygen, growth-regulator and desiccation environments. Planta 175(3): 417-424

Improved somatic mutagenesis in zebrafish using transcription activator-like effector nucleases (TALENs). Plos One 7(5): E37877-E37877

Improved sonolytic hydrolysis of peptides in aqueous solution with addition of 1,4-benzenedithiol. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 19(3): 615-620

Improved sonothrombolysis from a modified diagnostic transducer delivering impulses containing a longer pulse duration. Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology 40(7): 1545-1553

Improved source apportionment and speciation of low-volume particulate matter samples. Research Report: 3-75; Discussion 77-89

Improved source assessment of Si, Al and related mineral components to PM10 based on a daily sampling procedure. Journal of Environmental Sciences 22(4): 582-588

Improved soybean oil quality by targeted mutagenesis of the fatty acid desaturase 2 gene family. Plant Biotechnology Journal 12(7): 934-940

Improved space time prewhitener for linear frequency modulation reverberation using fractional Fourier transform. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 128(6): El361-5

Improved space-marching algorithm for strong acousto-optic interaction of arbitrary fields. Applied Optics 31(5): 656-664

Improved spark and ember detection using stationary wavelet transforms. Journal of Theoretical Biology 264(4): 1279-1292

Improved sparse coding under the influence of perceptual attention. Neural Computation 26(2): 377-420

Improved spatial coverage for brain 3D PRESS MRSI by automatic placement of outer-volume suppression saturation bands. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 33(4): 792-802

Improved spatial direct method with gradient-based diffusion to retain full diffusive fluctuations. Journal of Chemical Physics 137(15): 154111-154111

Improved spatial learning performance of fat-1 mice is associated with enhanced neurogenesis and neuritogenesis by docosahexaenoic acid. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 106(27): 11370-5

Improved spatial learning strategy and memory in aged Alzheimer AβPPswe/PS1dE9 mice on a multi-nutrient diet. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease 37(1): 233-245

Improved spatial resolution and electrogram wave direction independence with the use of an orthogonal electrode configuration. Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing 28(2): 157-163

Improved spatial resolution and lower-dose pediatric CT imaging: a feasibility study to evaluate narrowing the X-ray photon energy spectrum. Pediatric Radiology 44(8): 1026-1030

Improved spatial resolution for reflection mode infrared microscopy. Review of Scientific Instruments 80(12): 126106-126106

Improved spatial resolution in PET scanners using sampling techniques. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 56(3): 596-601

Improved spatial resolution in fluorescence focal modulation microscopy. Optics Letters 34(22): 3508-3510

Improved spatial resolution in the imaging of biological tissue using desorption electrospray ionization. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 404(2): 389-398

Improved spatial resolution of matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization imaging of lipids in the brain by alkylated derivatives of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 28(5): 403-412

Improved spatial targeting with directionally segmented deep brain stimulation leads for treating essential tremor. Journal of Neural Engineering 9(4): 046005-046005

Improved speciation characteristics of PEGylated indocyanine green-labeled Panitumumab: revisiting the solution and spectroscopic properties of a near-infrared emitting anti-HER1 antibody for optical imaging of cancer. Bioconjugate Chemistry 21(12): 2305-2312

Improved speciation of dissolved organic nitrogen in natural waters: amide hydrolysis with fluorescence derivatization. Journal of Environmental Sciences 20(10): 1273-1280

Improved specific biodetection with ion trap mobility spectrometry (ITMS): a 10-min, multiplexed, immunomagnetic ELISA. Analytical Chemistry 81(24): 9948-9954

Improved specific productivity in cephalexin synthesis by immobilized PGA in silica magnetic micro-particles. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 107(5): 753-762

Improved specific separation of selenium by solvent extraction with saturated monoketones. Talanta 15(8): 850-852

Improved specificity and reduced subtype cross-reactivity for antibody detection by ELISA using globular head domain recombinant hemagglutinin. Journal of Virological Methods 209: 121-125

Improved specificity for detection of Mycobacterium bovis in fresh tissues using IS6110 real-time PCR. Bmc Veterinary Research 7(): 50-50

Improved specificity leads to reduced injuries on healthy fetuses. Tidsskrift for den Norske Laegeforening 134(3): 266-266

Improved specificity of cardiolipin peroxidation by soybean lipoxygenase: a liquid chromatography - electrospray ionization mass spectrometry investigation. Journal of Mass Spectrometry 46(12): 1255-1262

Improved specificity of cartilage matrix evaluation using multiexponential transverse relaxation analysis applied to pathomimetically degraded cartilage. Nmr in Biomedicine 24(10): 1286-1294

Improved specificity of gene silencing by siRNAs containing unlocked nucleobase analogs. Nucleic Acids Research 39(5): 1823-1832

Improved specimen recovery in tensile split Hopkinson bar. Philosophical Transactions. Series A, Mathematical, Physical, and Engineering Sciences 372(2023): 20130194-20130194

Improved speckle projection profilometry for out-of-plane shape measurement. Applied Optics 47(29): 5527-5533

Improved speckle statistics in coherent differential absorption lidar with in-fiber wavelength multiplexing. Applied Optics 40(12): 2017-2023

Improved spectral analysis for the motional Stark effect diagnostic. Review of Scientific Instruments 83(10): 10d513-10d513

Improved spectral data unfolding for radiochromic film imaging spectroscopy of laser-accelerated proton beams. Review of Scientific Instruments 85(4): 043305-043305

Improved spectral optical coherence tomography using optical frequency comb. Optics Express 16(6): 4163-4176

Improved spectral resolution in COSY (1)H NMR spectra of proteins via double quantum filtering. 1983. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 425(3): 527-533

Improved spectrophotometric determination of osmium(VIII) with 4-(2-pyridylazo) resorcinol in mixed surfactants. Talanta 39(5): 535-539

Improved spectrophotometric determination of paraquat in drinking waters exploiting a Multisyringe liquid core waveguide system. Talanta 85(1): 588-595

Improved spectrophotometric determination of total iron and iron(III) with o-hydroxyhydroquinonephthalein and their characterization. Yakugaku Zasshi 131(7): 1095-1101

Improved speech discrimination after cochlear implantation in the Southern Cochlear Implant Adult Programme. New Zealand Medical Journal 123(1321): 34-44

Improved speed of bone removal in computed tomographic angiography using automated targeted morphological separation: method and evaluation in computed tomographic angiography of lower extremity occlusive disease. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 32(3): 485-491

Improved speedup bounds for parallel alpha-Beta search. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence 5(1): 89-92

Improved sperm count and motility in young men surgically treated for cryptorchidism in the first year of life. European Journal of Pediatric Surgery 24(5): 376-380

Improved sperm cryosurvival in diluents containing amides versus glycerol in the Przewalski's horse (Equus ferus przewalskii). Cryobiology 68(2): 205-214

Improved spherical wave least squares method for analyzing periodic arrays of spheres. Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, Image Science, and Vision 27(6): 1404-1412

Improved sphingolipidomic approach based on ultra-high performance liquid chromatography and multiple mass spectrometries with application to cellular neurotoxicity. Analytical Chemistry 86(12): 5688-5696

Improved spillover correction model to quantify myocardial blood flow by 11C-acetate PET: comparison with 15O-H 2O PET. Annals of Nuclear Medicine 29(1): 15-20

Improved spin trapping properties by beta-cyclodextrin-cyclic nitrone conjugate. Journal of Organic Chemistry 73(18): 7108-7117

Improved spinal fusion efficacy by long-term delivery of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in a rabbit model. Acta Orthopaedica 82(6): 756-760

Improved spindle detection through intuitive pre-processing of electroencephalogram. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 233(): 1-12

Improved spiral tube assembly for high-speed counter-current chromatography. Journal of Chromatography. A 1216(19): 4193-4200

Improved splicing of adeno-associated viral (AAV) capsid protein-supplying pre-mRNAs leads to increased recombinant AAV vector production. Human Gene Therapy 19(12): 1421-1427

Improved split renal function after percutaneous nephrostomy in young adults with severe hydronephrosis due to ureteropelvic junction obstruction. Journal of Urology 193(1): 191-195

Improved spontaneous object recognition following spaced preexposure trials: evidence for an associative account of recognition memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Animal Behavior Processes 39(2): 174-179

Improved spreading rates for monolayers applied as emulsions to reduce water evaporation. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 357(1): 239-242

Improved squalene production via modulation of the methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway and heterologous expression of genes from Streptomyces peucetius ATCC 27952 in Escherichia coli. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 75(22): 7291-7293

Improved stabilities on surface-enhanced Raman scattering-active Ag/Al2O3 films on substrates. Analyst 137(24): 5906-5912

Improved stability and antidiabetic potential of insulin containing folic acid functionalized polymer stabilized multilayered liposomes following oral administration. Biomacromolecules 15(1): 350-360

Improved stability and cell response by intrinsic cross-linking of multilayers from collagen I and oxidized glycosaminoglycans. Biomacromolecules 15(11): 4272-4280

Improved stability and controlled release of ω3/ω6 polyunsaturated fatty acids by spring dextrin encapsulation. Carbohydrate Polymers 92(2): 1633-1640

Improved stability and efficacy of chitosan/pDNA complexes for gene delivery. Biotechnology Letters 37(3): 557-565

Improved stability and half-life of fluorinated phosphotriesterase using Rosetta. Chembiochem 15(12): 1761-1764

Improved stability and immunological potential of tetanus toxoid containing surface engineered bilosomes following oral administration. Nanomedicine 10(2): 431-440

Improved stability and smart-material functionality realized in an energetic cocrystal. Angewandte Chemie 50(38): 8960-8963

Improved stability criteria of static recurrent neural networks with a time-varying delay. Thescientificworldjournal 2014: 391282-391282

Improved stability of TMS derivatives for the robust quantification of plant polar metabolites by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography. B, Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 970: 36-43

Improved stability of chokeberry juice anthocyanins by β-cyclodextrin addition and refrigeration. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 61(3): 693-699

Improved stability of multivalent antibodies containing the human collagen XV trimerization domain. Mabs 4(2): 226-232

Improved stability of the Jun-Fos Activator Protein-1 coiled coil motif: A stopped-flow circular dichroism kinetic analysis. Journal of Biological Chemistry 282(32): 23015-23024

Improved stability of trans-resveratrol in aqueous solutions by carboxymethylated (1,3/1,6)-β-D-glucan. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 62(7): 1520-1525

Improved stability of "naked" gold nanoparticles enabled by in situ coating with mono and multivalent thiol PEG ligands. Langmuir 29(36): 11217-11226

Improved stabilization method for Lurie networked control systems. Thescientificworldjournal 2014: 789398-789398

Improved stabilization method for networked control systems with variable transmission delays and packet dropout. Isa Transactions 53(6): 1746-1753

Improved staff procedure skills lead to improved managment skills: an observational study in an educational setting. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 24(5): 376-379

Improved staging in node-positive breast cancer patients using lymph node ratio: results in 1,788 patients with long-term follow-up. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 210(5): 797-805.E1, 805-7

Improved staging of patients with carcinoid and islet cell tumors with 18F-dihydroxy-phenyl-alanine and 11C-5-hydroxy-tryptophan positron emission tomography. Journal of Clinical Oncology 26(9): 1489-1495

Improved staging using intraoperative ultrasound for mediastinal lymphadenectomy in non-small lung cancer surgery. Surgeon 12(4): 191-194

Improved staining method for permanent specimen of Fasciolopsis buski. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 26(3): 239-240

Improved staining of phosphoproteins with high sensitivity in polyacrylamide gels using Stains-All. Electrophoresis 34(24): 3277-3286

Improved standard beams with application to reverse radiation pressure. Applied Optics 37(12): 2435-2440

Improved standards for prenatal diagnosis of citrullinemia. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 112(3): 205-209

Improved starch recovery from potatoes by enzymes and reduced water holding of the residual fibres. Carbohydrate Polymers 113: 256-263

Improved start-up of OLAND sequencing batch reactors by means of hydraulic strategies. Communications in Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences 77(1): 231-235

Improved statistical TRE model when using a reference frame. Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention 10(Pt 1): 442-449

Improved statistical analysis of low abundance phenomena in bimodal bacterial populations. Plos One 8(10): E78288-E78288

Improved statistical analysis of moclobemide dose effects on panic disorder treatment. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 260(3): 243-248

Improved statistical analysis of pre- and post-treatment patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs): the applicability of piecewise linear regression splines. Quality of Life Research 24(3): 567-573

Improved statistical model checking methods for pathway analysis. Bmc Bioinformatics 13 Suppl 17: S15-S15

Improved statistical modeling of tumor growth and treatment effect in preclinical animal studies with highly heterogeneous responses in vivo. Clinical Cancer Research 18(16): 4385-4396

Improved statistical power of Alzheimer clinical trials by item-response theory: proof of concept by application to the activities of daily living scale. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders 27(2): 187-191

Improved statistical signal detection in pharmacovigilance by combining multiple strength-of-evidence aspects in vigiRank. Drug Safety 37(8): 617-628

Improved statistics for contrasting means of two samples under non-normality. British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology 62(Pt 1): 21-40

Improved statistics for genome-wide interaction analysis. Plos Genetics 8(4): E1002625-E1002625

Improved status following behavioural intervention in a case of severe dysarthria with stroke aetiology. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology 14(4): 318-328

Improved steady-state diffusion approximation with an anisotropic point source and the delta-Eddington phase function. Applied Optics 46(21): 4843-4851

Improved stem cell-derived motoneuron survival, migration, sprouting, and innervation with enhanced expression of polysialic acid. Cell Transplantation 24(5): 797-809

Improved step length symmetry and decreased low back pain with the use of a rocking-soled shoe in a patient with unilateral hallux rigidus. Bmj Case Reports 2014: -

Improved stereo matching in scattering media by incorporating a backscatter cue. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing 23(12): 5743-5755

Improved stereochemical analysis of conformationally flexible diamines by binding to a bisporphyrin molecular clip. Chemistry 19(43): 14631-8

Improved stereotactic procedure enhances the accuracy of deep brain stimulation electrode implantation in non-human primates. International Journal of Neuroscience 125(5): 380-389

Improved stimulus representation by short interspike intervals in primary auditory cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology 105(4): 1908-1917

Improved stochastic resonance algorithm for enhancement of signal-to-noise ratio of high-performance liquid chromatographic signal. Analytica Chimica Acta 585(1): 60-65

Improved stool DNA integrity method for early colorectal cancer diagnosis. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 23(11): 2553-2560

Improved stopping rules for the design of efficient small-sample experiments in biomedical and biobehavioral research. Behavior Research Methods 42(1): 3-22

Improved storage stability and immunogenicity of hepatitis B vaccine after spray-freeze drying in presence of sugars. European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 55: 36-45

Improved strains and plasmid vectors for conditional overexpression of His-tagged proteins in Haloferax volcanii. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 76(6): 1759-1769

Improved strategies and optimization of calibration models for real-time PCR absolute quantification. Water Research 44(16): 4726-4735

Improved strategies for HIV diagnosis among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Buenos Aires, Argentina, a population with a high prevalence and incidence of HIV infection. HIV Medicine 13(9): 564-567

Improved strategies for calculating annual averages of ambient air pollutants in cases of incomplete data coverage. Environmental Science. Processes & Impacts 15(5): 904-911

Improved strategies for rapid identification of chemically cross-linked peptides using protein interaction reporter technology. Journal of Proteome Research 9(12): 6323-6333

Improved strategies for sequence-independent amplification and sequencing of viral double-stranded RNA genomes. Journal of General Virology 90(Pt 6): 1423-1432

Improved stratification algorithms for step-and-shoot MLC delivery in intensity-modulated radiation therapy. Physics in Medicine and Biology 52(19): 6039-6051

Improved stress response in bipolar affective disorder with adjunctive spironolactone (mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist): case series. Journal of Psychopharmacology 23(8): 985-987

Improved stroke care processes and outcomes following the institution of an acute stroke unit at a New Zealand district general hospital. New Zealand Medical Journal 125(1364): 37-46

Improved structural annotation of protein-coding genes in the Meloidogyne hapla genome using RNA-Seq. Worm 3: E29158-E29158

Improved structural characterization of chromosomal breakpoints using high resolution custom array-CGH. Clinical Genetics 77(6): 552-562

Improved structure, function and compatibility for CellProfiler: modular high-throughput image analysis software. Bioinformatics 27(8): 1179-1180

Improved strut coverage and less late incomplete apposition with thin-strut TAXUS Liberté vs. TAXUS Express: the importance of stent platform design for drug-eluting stents. Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine 12(4): 247-257

Improved student performance following instructional changes in a problem-based learning curriculum. Journal of Dental Education 75(4): 466-471

Improved stump inlay use in prosthetic stomatological clinic. Stomatologiia 87(5): 61-64

Improved sub-areolar breast tissue removal in nipple-sparing mastectomy using hydrodissection. Breast 21(2): 190-193

Improved sub-cellular resolution via simultaneous analysis of organelle proteomics data across varied experimental conditions. Proteomics 10(23): 4213-4219

Improved subjective symptoms of conjunctivochalasis using bipolar diathermy method for conjunctival shrinkage. Clinical Ophthalmology 5(): 1391-1396

Improved subspace estimation for low-rank model-based accelerated cardiac imaging. IEEE Transactions on Bio-Medical Engineering 61(9): 2451-2457

Improved subthalamic nucleus depiction with quantitative susceptibility mapping. Radiology 269(1): 216-223

Improved success of sparse matrix protein crystallization screening with heterogeneous nucleating agents. Plos One 2(10): E1091-E1091

Improved success rate of cardiac resynchronization therapy implant by employing an active fixation coronary sinus lead. Europace 12(6): 825-829

Improved succinate production by metabolic engineering. Biomed Research International 2013: 538790-538790

Improved succinate production in Corynebacterium glutamicum by engineering glyoxylate pathway and succinate export system. Biotechnology Letters 36(3): 553-560

Improved sugar beet pectin-stabilized emulsions through complexation with sodium caseinate. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 61(6): 1388-1396

Improved sugar cane juice clarification by understanding calcium oxide-phosphate-sucrose systems. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 59(5): 1829-1836

Improved sugar co-utilisation by encapsulation of a recombinant Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain in alginate-chitosan capsules. Biotechnology for Biofuels 7(): 102-102

Improved sulfoalkylbetaine-based organic-silica hybrid monolith for high efficient hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography of polar compounds. Electrophoresis 34(13): 1877-1885

Improved sulfur nutrition provides the basis for enhanced production of sulfur-containing defense compounds in Arabidopsis thaliana upon inoculation with Alternaria brassicicola. Journal of Plant Physiology 169(7): 740-743

Improved super-resolution microscopy with oxazine fluorophores in heavy water. Angewandte Chemie 52(34): 8948-8951

Improved superconducting qubit readout by qubit-induced nonlinearities. Physical Review Letters 105(10): 100504-100504

Improved supermolecular second order Møller-Plesset intermolecular interaction energies using time-dependent density functional response theory. Journal of Chemical Physics 128(14): 144112-144112

Improved superresolution in coherent optical systems. Applied Optics 40(26): 4688-4696

Improved supersaturation and oral absorption of dutasteride by amorphous solid dispersions. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin 60(11): 1468-1473

Improved support required to increase breastfeeding rates. British Journal of General Practice 64(620): 126-126

Improved surface Laplacian estimates of cortical potential using realistic models of head geometry. IEEE Transactions on Bio-Medical Engineering 59(11): 2979-2985

Improved surface modification approach for micromechanical biosensors. Langmuir 24(2): 345-349

Improved surface-enhanced Raman scattering on electrochemically roughened silver substrates prepared in bielectrolyte solutions. Analytica Chimica Acta 584(2): 433-438

Improved surface-enhanced Raman scattering on micro-scale Au hollow spheres: synthesis and application in detecting tetracycline. Analyst 136(12): 2527-2532

Improved surface-enhanced Raman scattering on optimum electrochemically roughened silver substrates. Analytica Chimica Acta 577(2): 271-275

Improved surface-patterned platinum microelectrodes for the study of exocytotic events. Analytical Chemistry 81(21): 8734-8740

Improved surgical access for facial dimple creation. Aesthetic Surgery Journal 30(6): 798-801

Improved surgical outcome for chronic severe aortic regurgitation with severely depressed left ventricular systolic function. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 49(13): 1472-1473

Improved surgical outcomes for breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant aromatase inhibitor therapy: results from a multicenter phase II trial. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 208(5): 906-14; Discussion 915-6

Improved surgical results in thoracic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: a 40-year analysis of 792 patients. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 12(3): 518-526

Improved surgical safety after laparoscopic compared to open surgery for apparent early stage endometrial cancer: results from a randomised controlled trial. European Journal of Cancer 48(8): 1147-1153

Improved surgical technic based on modifications of Jansen-Ritter (Lynch) and Caldwell-Luc procedures for chronic sinusitis. Archives of Otolaryngology 45(1): 14-39

Improved surgical technique for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass reduces complications at the gastrojejunostomy. Obesity Surgery 20(7): 841-845

Improved surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma with a primary care-oriented clinical reminder. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 13(1): 172-179

Improved surveillance for surgical site infections after orthopedic implantation procedures: extending applications for automated data. Clinical Infectious Diseases 48(9): 1223-1229

Improved survival after abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture by offering both open and endovascular repair. Archives of Surgery 143(6): 544-9; Discussion 550

Improved survival after adding dissection of the superior mesenteric vein lymph node (14v) to standard D2 gastrectomy for advanced distal gastric cancer. Surgery 155(3): 408-416

Improved survival after coronary artery bypass grafting has not influenced the mortality disadvantage in patients with diabetes mellitus. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 138(5): 1115-1122

Improved survival after heart transplantation in patients with bridge to transplant in the recent era: a 17-year single-center experience. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 28(6): 591-597

Improved survival after hemostatic resuscitation. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 72(1): 313; Author Reply 313-4

Improved survival after hemostatic resuscitation: does the emperor have no clothes?. Journal of Trauma 70(1): 97-102

Improved survival after liver transplantation in patients with hepatopulmonary syndrome. American Journal of Transplantation 10(2): 354-363

Improved survival after lymphadenectomy for nodal metastasis from an unknown primary melanoma. Journal of Clinical Oncology 26(4): 535-541

Improved survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and use of automated external defibrillators. Circulation 130(21): 1868-1875

Improved survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Copenhagen--secondary publication. Ugeskrift for Laeger 171(4): 212-214

Improved survival after percutaneous coronary intervention of chronic total occlusion varies by target vessel. Jacc. Cardiovascular Interventions 1(5): 597-8; Author Reply 598

Improved survival after pulmonary metastasectomy for soft tissue sarcoma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology 6(5): 913-919

Improved survival after rectal cancer in Denmark. Colorectal Disease 12(7 Online): E37-E42

Improved survival after resectable non-cardia gastric cancer in The Netherlands: the importance of surgical training and quality control. European Journal of Surgical Oncology 35(7): 715-720

Improved survival after resuscitation with norepinephrine in a murine model of uncontrolled hemorrhagic shock. Anesthesiology 107(4): 591-596

Improved survival after transplantation of more donor plasmacytoid dendritic or naïve T cells from unrelated-donor marrow grafts: results from BMTCTN 0201. Journal of Clinical Oncology 32(22): 2365-2372

Improved survival among children with spina bifida in the United States. Journal of Pediatrics 161(6): 1132-1137

Improved survival among older acute myeloid leukemia patients - a population-based study. Acta Oncologica 53(7): 935-938

Improved survival among patients with Eisenmenger syndrome receiving advanced therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension. Circulation 121(1): 20-25

Improved survival among patients with complicated type 2 diabetes in Denmark: a prospective study (2002-2010). Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 99(4): E642-E646

Improved survival among ventricular assist device recipients with a concomitant implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. Heart Rhythm 7(4): 466-471

Improved survival among younger but not among older patients with Multiple Myeloma in the Netherlands, a population-based study since 1989. European Journal of Cancer 46(1): 160-169

Improved survival and antiretroviral treatment outcomes in adults receiving community-based adherence support: 5-year results from a multicentre cohort study in South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 61(4): E50-E58

Improved survival and decreasing incidence of adverse events with the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device as bridge-to-transplant therapy. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 86(4): 1227-34; Discussion 1234-5

Improved survival and function of rat cryopreserved islets by coculture with sertoli cells. Artificial Organs 35(6): 634-644

Improved survival and preserved antiviral responses after combination therapy with daclizumab and infliximab in steroid-refractory graft-versus-host disease. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 31(6): 456-461

Improved survival and quality of life in patients undergoing R1 pancreatic resection compared to patients with locally advanced unresectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Pancreatology 13(2): 180-185

Improved survival and reduced vascular permeability by eliminating or blocking 12/15-lipoxygenase in mouse models of acute lung injury (ALI). Journal of Immunology 183(7): 4715-4722

Improved survival and renal prognosis of patients with type 2 diabetes and nephropathy with improved control of risk factors. Diabetes Care 37(6): 1660-1667

Improved survival associated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation in patients with clinical stage IIIA(N2) non-small-cell lung cancer. Journal of Thoracic Oncology 8(7): 915-922

Improved survival associated with pre-hospital triage strategy in a large regional ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction program. Jacc. Cardiovascular Interventions 5(12): 1239-1246

Improved survival at low lung function in cystic fibrosis: cohort study from 1990 to 2007. Bmj 342(): D1008-D1008

Improved survival by guideline compliant cardiopulmonary resuscitation: analysis of primary survival rates in the Hamburg emergency medical service. Der Anaesthesist 59(11): 994-6, 998-1002

Improved survival endpoints with adjuvant radiation treatment in patients with high-risk early-stage endometrial carcinoma. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 88(2): 351-356

Improved survival ends nivolumab trial early. Cancer Discovery 4(9): 979-980

Improved survival following cerebral edema using a novel hollow fiber-hydrogel device. Journal of Neurosurgery 116(6): 1389-1394

Improved survival following pancreaticoduodenectomy to treat adenocarcinoma of the pancreas: the influence of operative blood loss. Archives of Surgery 143(12): 1166-1171

Improved survival following right trisectionectomy with caudate lobectomy without operative mortality: surgical treatment for hilar cholangiocarcinoma. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 12(7): 1268-1274

Improved survival for BRCA2-associated serous ovarian cancer compared with both BRCA-negative and BRCA1-associated serous ovarian cancer. Cancer 118(15): 3703-3709

Improved survival for an integrated system of reduced intensive respiratory care for patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Care 58(3): 517-524

Improved survival for anatomic total shoulder prostheses. Acta Orthopaedica 86(1): 63-70

Improved survival for children and adolescents with acute lymphoblastic leukemia between 1990 and 2005: a report from the children's oncology group. Journal of Clinical Oncology 30(14): 1663-1669

Improved survival for fallopian tube cancer: a comparison of clinical characteristics and outcome for primary fallopian tube and ovarian cancer. Cancer 113(12): 3298-3306

Improved survival for hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombosis treated by intra-arterial chemotherapy combining etoposide, carboplatin, epirubicin and pharmacokinetic modulating chemotherapy by 5-FU and enteric-coated tegafur/uracil: a pilot study. World Journal of Gastroenterology 13(41): 5465-5470

Improved survival for multiple myeloma in denmark based on autologous stem cell transplantation and novel drug therapy in collaborative trials: analysis of accrual, prognostic variables, selection bias, and clinical behavior on survival in more than 1200 patients in trials of the nordic myeloma study group. Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma & Leukemia 10(4): 290-296

Improved survival for non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients in New South Wales, Australia. Bmc Cancer 10(): 231-231

Improved survival for older patients undergoing surgery for colorectal cancer between 2008 and 2011. International Journal of Colorectal Disease 29(10): 1231-1236

Improved survival for patients with large B-cell lymphoma after introduction of rituximab. Netherlands Journal of Medicine 67(8): 355-358

Improved survival for relapsed diffuse large B cell lymphoma is predicted by a negative pre-transplant FDG-PET scan following salvage chemotherapy. British Journal of Haematology 150(1): 39-45

Improved survival for women with stage I breast cancer in south-east Sweden: a comparison between two time periods before and after increased use of adjuvant systemic therapy. Acta Oncologica 48(4): 504-513

Improved survival from lung cancer in British Columbia compared to Scotland-are different treatment rates the whole story?. Lung Cancer 64(3): 358-366

Improved survival in COPD: reasons for hope. Thorax 65(4): 284-285

Improved survival in Fontan-associated protein-losing enteropathy. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 64(1): 63-65

Improved survival in HIV-associated diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with the addition of rituximab to chemotherapy in patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy. HIV Clinical Trials 8(3): 132-144

Improved survival in HPV/p16-positive oropharyngeal cancer patients treated with postoperative radiotherapy. Strahlentherapie und Onkologie 191(3): 209-216

Improved survival in MDS patients receiving iron chelation therapy - a matched pair analysis of 188 patients from the Düsseldorf MDS registry. Leukemia Research 36(8): 1067-1070

Improved survival in a cohort of trial participants with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer demonstrates the need for updated prognostic nomograms. European Urology 64(2): 300-306

Improved survival in acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 50(5): 703-711

Improved survival in an Asian cohort of young colorectal cancer patients: an analysis of 523 patients from a single institution. International Journal of Colorectal Disease 24(9): 1075-1083

Improved survival in both men and women with diabetes between 1980 and 2004--a cohort study in Sweden. Cardiovascular Diabetology 7(): 32-32

Improved survival in cerebral palsy in recent decades?. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology 54(9): 867; Author Reply 867-8

Improved survival in children with neuroblastoma. Ugeskrift for Laeger 172(40): 2761-2765

Improved survival in chronic lymphocytic leukemia in the past decade: a population-based study including 11,179 patients diagnosed between 1973-2003 in Sweden. Haematologica 94(9): 1259-1265

Improved survival in hairy cell leukaemia over three decades: a SEER database analysis of prognostic factors. British Journal of Haematology 163(3): 407-409

Improved survival in heart transplant recipients in the United States: racial differences in era effect. Circulation. Heart Failure 4(2): 153-160

Improved survival in kids a boost for ESRD therapy. Nephrology News & Issues 27(7): 6-6

Improved survival in limited scleroderma-related pulmonary artery hypertension. Internal and Emergency Medicine 9(4): 385-396

Improved survival in lymphoma patients receiving sirolimus for graft-versus-host disease prophylaxis after allogeneic hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation with reduced-intensity conditioning. Journal of Clinical Oncology 26(35): 5767-5774

Improved survival in medically treated chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Circulation Journal 77(8): 2110-2117

Improved survival in metastatic colorectal cancer is associated with adoption of hepatic resection and improved chemotherapy. Journal of Clinical Oncology 27(22): 3677-3683

Improved survival in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients receiving integrated tuberculosis and antiretroviral treatment in the SAPiT Trial. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 18(2): 147-154

Improved survival in myeloma patients: starting to close in on the gap between elderly patients and a matched normal population. British Journal of Haematology 164(5): 684-693

Improved survival in non-Ashkenazi Jewish ovarian cancer patients with BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations. Gynecologic Oncology 121(2): 358-363

Improved survival in osteosarcoma patients with atypical low vascularization. Annals of Surgical Oncology 22(2): 489-496

Improved survival in p16-positive vaginal cancers across all tumor stages but no correlation with MIB-1. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 142(5): 664-669

Improved survival in patients with NET of the pancreas with molecular therapies. Zeitschrift für Gastroenterologie 49(11): 1489-1490

Improved survival in patients with Stage III-IV Head and neck cancer treated with radiotherapy as primary local treatment modality. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics 72(2): 343-350

Improved survival in patients with breast rhabdoid tumors with multi-agent adjuvant chemotherapy combined with irradiation. Cancer ChemoTherapy and Pharmacology 64(3): 623-627

Improved survival in patients with chronic mild/moderate systolic heart failure followed up in a specialist clinic. Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine 14(1): 57-65

Improved survival in patients with continuous-flow ventricular assist device for bridge to heart transplantation. Transplantation Proceedings 45(5): 2017-2018

Improved survival in patients with early stage low-grade follicular lymphoma treated with radiation: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database analysis. Cancer 116(16): 3843-3851

Improved survival in patients with end-stage cancer treated with coenzyme Q(10) and other antioxidants: a pilot study. Journal of International Medical Research 37(6): 1961-1971

Improved survival in patients with lymph node-positive gastric cancer who received preoperative radiation: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database. Cancer 117(17): 3908-3916

Improved survival in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma undergoing cytoreductive nephrectomy in the era of targeted therapy. International Journal of Clinical Oncology 19(4): 674-678

Improved survival in patients with stage II adrenocortical carcinoma followed up prospectively by specialized centers. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 95(11): 4925-4932

Improved survival in patients with ventricular assist device therapy: the University of Wisconsin experience. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 34(2): 281-288

Improved survival in pediatric heart transplant recipients: have white, black and Hispanic children benefited equally?. American Journal of Transplantation 11(1): 120-128

Improved survival in pregnancy and pulmonary hypertension using a multiprofessional approach. Bjog 117(5): 565-574

Improved survival in red blood cell transfusion dependent patients with primary myelofibrosis (PMF) receiving iron chelation therapy. Hematological Oncology 28(1): 40-48

Improved survival in rhesus macaques immunized with modified vaccinia virus Ankara recombinants expressing simian immunodeficiency virus envelope correlates with reduction in memory CD4+ T-cell loss and higher titers of neutralizing antibody. Journal of Virology 83(11): 5388-5400

Improved survival in second-line advanced prostate cancer treated with cabazitaxel. Nature Reviews. Clinical Oncology 7(12): 671-671

Improved survival in severe paraquat poisoning with repeated pulse therapy of cyclophosphamide and steroids. Intensive Care Medicine 37(6): 1006-1013

Improved survival in systemic sclerosis is associated with better ascertainment of internal organ disease: a retrospective cohort study. Qjm 103(2): 109-115

Improved survival in thalassemia major patients on switching from desferrioxamine to combined chelation therapy with desferrioxamine and deferiprone. Haematologica 94(12): 1777-1778

Improved survival in the largest national cohort of adults with cerebellar versus supratentorial low-grade astrocytomas. Neurosurgical Focus 34(2): E7-E7

Improved survival in the real world with revised cardiopulmonary resuscitation guidelines: doing better out of hospital but not out of the woods yet. Heart Rhythm 7(10): 1363-1364

Improved survival in venovenous vs venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for pediatric noncardiac sepsis patients: a study of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization registry. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 47(1): 63-67

Improved survival is associated with treatment at high-volume teaching facilities for patients with advanced stage laryngeal cancer. Cancer 116(20): 4744-4752