"Head" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The upper part of the human body, or the front or upper part of the body of an animal, typically separated from the rest of the body by a neck, and containing the brain, mouth, and sense organs.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Head" by people in Profiles.
Zhong J, Gunner G, Henninger N, Schafer DP, Bosco DA. Intravital Imaging of Fluorescent Protein Expression in Mice with a Closed-Skull Traumatic Brain Injury and Cranial Window Using a Two-Photon Microscope. J Vis Exp. 2023 04 21; (194).
Lokhandwala S, Spencer RMC. Relations between sleep patterns early in life and brain development: A review. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 2022 08; 56:101130.
Phelan AL, Gu G, McCarthy M, Barton BA, McIntyre JK, Lalikos JF. Rethinking Farkas: Updating Cephalic Index Norms in a Large, Diverse Population. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2021 Jun 01; 147(6):1369-1376.
Behzadi F, Suh CH, Jo VY, Shanmugam V, Morgan EA, Guenette JP. Imaging of IgG4-Related Disease in the Head and Neck: A Systematic Review, Case Series, and Pathophysiology Update. J Neuroradiol. 2021 Sep; 48(5):369-378.
Martinez DC, Badhey A, Cervenka B, Zender C, Tang A, Patil Y. Surgical Techniques for Head and Neck Reconstruction in the Vessel-Depleted Neck. Facial Plast Surg. 2020 Dec; 36(6):746-752.
Zambare WV, Sobin L, Messner A, Levi JR, Tracy JC, Tracy LF. Gender Representation in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Recognition Awards. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 06; 164(6):1200-1207.
Lim J, Hamill J, Busa MA, van Emmerik REA. Changes in coordination and variability during running as a function of head stability demands. Hum Mov Sci. 2020 Oct; 73:102673.
Kamalian S, Avery L, Lev MH, Schaefer PW, Curtin HD, Kamalian S. Nontraumatic Head and Neck Emergencies. Radiographics. 2019 Oct; 39(6):1808-1823.
Whitesell TR, Chrystal PW, Ryu JR, Munsie N, Grosse A, French CR, Workentine ML, Li R, Zhu LJ, Waskiewicz A, Lehmann OJ, Lawson ND, Childs SJ. foxc1 is required for embryonic head vascular smooth muscle differentiation in zebrafish. Dev Biol. 2019 09 01; 453(1):34-47.
Belfort MB, Edwards EM, Greenberg LT, Parker MG, Ehret DY, Horbar JD. Diet, weight gain, and head growth in hospitalized US very preterm infants: a 10-year observational study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2019 05 01; 109(5):1373-1379.