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Long Form No. Long Form Research Area Co-occurring Abbreviation PubMed/MEDLINE Info. (Year, Title)
prostate-specific antigen
(17694 times)
Urology
(6307 times)
PCa (1851 times)
BPH (1026 times)
DRE (867 times)
1982 Immunoperoxidase localization of prostate-specific antigen.
polysialic acid
(323 times)
Neurology
(108 times)
NCAM (133 times)
PSA-NCAM (16 times)
endoN (9 times)
1988 The neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) as a regulator of cell-cell interactions.
probabilistic sensitivity analysis
(247 times)
Health Services
(45 times)
QALYs (93 times)
ICER (91 times)
QALY (57 times)
2006 Evidence synthesis, parameter correlation and probabilistic sensitivity analysis.
primary secondary amine
(203 times)
Chemistry Techniques, Analytical
(128 times)
d-SPE (40 times)
GCB (37 times)
RSDs (33 times)
2003 Determination of seventeen pesticide residues in agricultural products by LC/MS.
procedural sedation and analgesia
(132 times)
Emergency Medicine
(59 times)
ED (45 times)
CI (14 times)
AEs (8 times)
2002 Etomidate and midazolam for reduction of anterior shoulder dislocation: a randomized, controlled trial.
pressure-sensitive adhesive
(125 times)
Pharmacology
(49 times)
DSC (7 times)
AFM (5 times)
PG (5 times)
1994 Effect of skin surface lipid on the skin permeation of lidocaine from pressure sensitive adhesives.
pseudoaneurysm
(115 times)
Vascular Diseases
(36 times)
AVF (10 times)
CT (7 times)
CTA (4 times)
1995 Closure of a persistent femoral artery pseudoaneurysm complicating coronary angioplasty using the femostop compression device and direct ultrasound visualization.
polar surface area
(101 times)
Chemistry
(42 times)
MW (9 times)
BBB (6 times)
QSAR (6 times)
1996 Nitric oxide (NO) donor 3-morpholinosydnonimine antagonizes cyclosporin A-induced contraction in two in vitro glomerular models.
power spectral analysis
(87 times)
Endocrinology
(15 times)
HRV (35 times)
HF (25 times)
LF (25 times)
1984 Power spectral analysis of visual evoked potentials in multiple sclerosis.
10  persistent sciatic artery
(82 times)
Vascular Diseases
(41 times)
CTA (6 times)
PSAA (5 times)
ABI (2 times)
1986 Persistent sciatic artery. Report of three cases and literature review.
11  Pisum sativum agglutinin
(63 times)
Reproductive Medicine
(26 times)
Con A (21 times)
LCA (15 times)
PNA (15 times)
1984 Lectins modulate prostaglandin E2 production by rat peritoneal macrophages.
12  particle size analyzer
(57 times)
Environmental Health
(11 times)
XRD (27 times)
FTIR (21 times)
TEM (15 times)
1981 Optical particle size measurements of hygroscopic smokes in laboratory and field environments.
13  polysaccharide A
(47 times)
Science
(10 times)
EAE (5 times)
IBD (5 times)
CRC (3 times)
1991 [The effect of vaccination on local immunity indices; the determination of antimeningococcal antibodies in saliva].
14  puromycin-sensitive aminopeptidase
(46 times)
Chemistry
(12 times)
APB (4 times)
NAP (4 times)
APN (3 times)
1993 A new soluble brain-specific protein: identification and partial purification.
15  posterior subthalamic area
(39 times)
Neurosurgery
(15 times)
DBS (29 times)
ET (22 times)
VIM (16 times)
2008 Deep brain stimulation of the posterior subthalamic area in the treatment of tremor.
16  posterior spinal artery
(35 times)
Neurology
(12 times)
ASA (16 times)
VA (6 times)
AV (5 times)
1976 Effects of atrio-ventricular conduction of calcium-antagonistic coronary vasodilators, local anaesthetics and quinidine injected into the posterior and the anterior septal artery of the atrio-ventricular node preparation of the dog.
17  potentiometric stripping analysis
(32 times)
Chemistry Techniques, Analytical
(11 times)
AAS (2 times)
CV (2 times)
AA (1 time)
1981 Evaluation of the Radiometer Ion Scanning System 820 for the analysis of lead in urine.
18  porcine serum albumin
(31 times)
Chemistry Techniques, Analytical
(4 times)
BSA (3 times)
ADO (2 times)
HSA (2 times)
1985 Double-antibody ELISA for detection of trace amounts of pig meat in raw meat mixtures.
19  public service announcement
(31 times)
Public Health
(9 times)
CDC (2 times)
AE (1 time)
AIDS (1 time)
1987 The gatekeeping funnel: tracking a major PSA campaign from distribution through gatekeepers to target audience.
20  population spike amplitude
(30 times)
Brain
(9 times)
LTP (13 times)
fEPSP (6 times)
EPSP (3 times)
1993 Neuronal transmission of hippocampal CA1 neurones is modulated by corticotropin-like intermediate lobe peptide [CLIP; ACTH(18-39)].
21  passive systemic anaphylaxis
(29 times)
Allergy and Immunology
(10 times)
BMMCs (11 times)
PCA (9 times)
MCs (3 times)
1981 [Immunopharmacological actions of neurotropin (3): Anti-allergic actions of neurotropin (author's transl)].
22  phase-sensitive amplifier
(29 times)
Ophthalmology
(27 times)
PIA (4 times)
QPSK (4 times)
ASE (3 times)
2011 Noise performance of a frequency nondegenerate phase-sensitive amplifier with unequalized inputs.
23  pressure swing adsorption
(29 times)
Chemistry
(8 times)
MOFs (5 times)
BET (2 times)
CBMC (2 times)
1997 Clinical utility of a newly developed pressure swing adsorption-type oxygen concentrator with a membrane humidifier.
24  posterior sloping angle
(28 times)
Orthopedics
(20 times)
SCFE (16 times)
HSS (5 times)
ROM (4 times)
2007 Posterior sloping angle of the capital femoral physis: interobserver and intraobserver reliability testing and predictor of bilaterality.
25  Pisum sativum
(27 times)
Histocytochemistry
(6 times)
Con A (10 times)
LCA (8 times)
SJA (5 times)
1983 Lectin binding patterns in diffuse large cell lymphoma.
26  picryl sulfonic acid
(22 times)
Allergy and Immunology
(10 times)
PCl (4 times)
CS (2 times)
DTH (2 times)
1976 Adult thymectomy prevention of the appearance of suppressor T cells which depress contact sensitivity to picryl chloride and reversal of adult thymectomy effect by thymus extract.
27  propensity score analysis
(22 times)
Neoplasms
(5 times)
OS (6 times)
CI (3 times)
DFS (3 times)
2008 The role of valve surgery in infective endocarditis management: a systematic review of observational studies that included propensity score analysis.
28  poststroke anxiety
(20 times)
Neurology
(4 times)
PSD (8 times)
AIS (3 times)
GAD-7 (3 times)
2011 White matter hyperintensity as a factor associated with delayed mood disorders in patients with acute ischemic stroke.
29  post-stroke aphasia
(19 times)
Neurology
(6 times)
RCTs (4 times)
AQ (3 times)
SLT (3 times)
2016 Disrupted Intrinsic Local Synchronization in Poststroke Aphasia.
30  polysialylated
(17 times)
Neurology
(12 times)
NCAM (12 times)
PSA-NCAM (2 times)
STX (2 times)
1994 Expression of NCAM and its polysialylated isoforms during mdx mouse muscle regeneration and in vitro myogenesis.
31  posterior superior alveolar
(17 times)
Dentistry
(11 times)
CBCT (3 times)
GPN (1 time)
LA (1 time)
2003 The posterior superior alveolar injection technique: a report on technique variations and complications.
32  potato sucrose agar
(17 times)
Chemistry
(3 times)
ITS (3 times)
PDA (2 times)
YES (2 times)
1996 Self-germination inhibitors fromColletotrichum fragariae.
33  Patient's Self-Assessment
(14 times)
Dermatology
(10 times)
CEA (9 times)
BT (3 times)
ETR (3 times)
2011 Once-daily topical brimonidine tartrate gel 0·5% is a novel treatment for moderate to severe facial erythema of rosacea: results of two multicentre, randomized and vehicle-controlled studies.
34  Prescribing Safety Assessment
(14 times)
Medicine
(3 times)
EPM (3 times)
SJT (3 times)
ARCP (1 time)
2014 A prescribing e-tutorial for medical students.
35  parameter sensitivity analysis
(13 times)
Pharmacology
(8 times)
PBPK (7 times)
BCS (3 times)
IVIVC (2 times)
2009 Justification of biowaiver for carbamazepine, a low soluble high permeable compound, in solid dosage forms based on IVIVC and gastrointestinal simulation.
36  phase-sensitive amplification
(13 times)
Ophthalmology
(13 times)
EVM (2 times)
PN (2 times)
AN (1 time)
2004 Phase-sensitive amplification in a fiber.
37  Public speaking anxiety
(12 times)
Psychiatry
(10 times)
CBT (3 times)
VR (3 times)
VRET (3 times)
2004 Differential relations between heart rate and skin conductance, and public speaking anxiety.
38  polarization state analyzer
(11 times)
Ophthalmology
(10 times)
PSG (7 times)
ASSIP (1 time)
ECM (1 time)
2015 Mid-infrared Mueller ellipsometer with pseudo-achromatic optical elements.
39  Psychoactive Substances Act
(11 times)
Substance-Related Disorders
(6 times)
NPS (6 times)
SC (2 times)
ED (1 time)
2014 The New Zealand Psychoactive Substances Act (PSA): a policy breakthrough or just a symbolic act?
40  poly(sebacic anhydride)
(10 times)
Pharmacology
(3 times)
FTIR (3 times)
DLS (2 times)
DOX (2 times)
2001 Nonlinear fatty acid terminated polyanhydrides.
41  probabilistic
(10 times)
Neoplasms
(2 times)
QALYs (4 times)
ICER (3 times)
ICUR (2 times)
2014 Sacral neuromodulation and Botulinum toxin A for refractory idiopathic overactive bladder: a cost-utility analysis in the perspective of Italian Healthcare System.
42  poly(sodium acrylate)
(9 times)
Environmental Health
(3 times)
FO (2 times)
semi-IPN (2 times)
HMO (1 time)
1990 [Experimental studies of segmental hepatic artery embolization with a super absorbent embolic agent].
43  probabilistic safety assessment
(9 times)
Statistics as Topic
(4 times)
HRA (2 times)
BN (1 time)
BN-bow-tie (1 time)
1996 A case study of a human reliability assessment for an existing nuclear power plant.
44  patterned single alternation
(8 times)
Neurology
(3 times)
FDG (2 times)
PND (2 times)
PREE (2 times)
1993 Age-dependent effects of hippocampal muscarinic receptor blockade on memory-based learning in the developing rat.
45  persistent stapedial artery
(8 times)
Otolaryngology
(5 times)
ICA (2 times)
CT (1 time)
HRCT (1 time)
2008 Aberrant petrous internal carotid artery with cochlear anomaly-an unusual association.
46  photosynthetic apparatus
(8 times)
Metabolism
(3 times)
PSII (2 times)
BChl (1 time)
Chl (1 time)
1996 Formation of the light-harvesting complex I (B870) of anoxygenic phototrophic purple bacteria.
47  poly(styrene-co-acrylic acid)
(8 times)
Biotechnology
(2 times)
DMH (2 times)
LOD (2 times)
XPS (2 times)
2011 Modifying Fe3O4-functionalized nanoparticles with N-halamine and their magnetic/antibacterial properties.
48  poststroke apathy
(8 times)
Vascular Diseases
(3 times)
PSD (5 times)
AES-C (2 times)
MMSE (2 times)
2013 Location of infarcts and apathy in ischemic stroke.
49  primary secondary amine sorbent
(8 times)
Chemistry Techniques, Analytical
(6 times)
GCB (3 times)
PCBs (2 times)
AC (1 time)
2007 Qualitative screening and quantitative determination of pesticides and contaminants in animal feed using comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography with time-of-flight mass spectrometry.
50  prostate-specific
(8 times)
Neoplasms
(2 times)
PSAD (2 times)
PSAT (2 times)
AUC (1 time)
1994 Serum PSA adjusted for volume of transition zone (PSAT) is more accurate than PSA adjusted for total gland volume (PSAD) in detecting adenocarcinoma of the prostate.
51  prostatic antigen
(8 times)
Medicine
(2 times)
IPSS (2 times)
PV (2 times)
AP (1 time)
1994 [Levels of prostate-specific antigen, acid phosphatase, alkaline phosphatase and pain in the prediction of bone metastases in patients with newly diagnosed prostatic carcinoma].
52  plasmid scission assay
(7 times)
Environmental Health
(7 times)
ROS (4 times)
DCFH (3 times)
CB (2 times)
2007 Bioreactivity of leachate from municipal solid waste landfills - assessment of toxicity.
53  pleomorphic salivary adenoma
(7 times)
Neoplasms
(3 times)
Ca-ex-PA (1 time)
CDKN2A (1 time)
FHIT (1 time)
1986 Clinical relevance of oncogene expression in head and neck tumours.
54  3-pyridinesulfonic acid
(6 times)
Chemistry
(2 times)
BNNFs (1 time)
CA (1 time)
DFTB (1 time)
1998 Influence of Polarity and Viscosity of the Micellar Interface on the Fluorescence Quenching of Pyrenic Compounds by Indole Derivatives in AOT Reverse Micelles Solutions.
55  paper sludge ash
(6 times)
Environmental Health
(5 times)
PCBs (2 times)
CECs (1 time)
CLO (1 time)
2006 Simultaneous uptake of ammonium and phosphate ions by compounds prepared from paper sludge ash.
56  pathological spontaneous activity
(6 times)
Neurology
(4 times)
EMG (4 times)
MRI (2 times)
RLN (2 times)
2000 Correlation between quantitative EMG and muscle MRI in patients with axonal neuropathy.
57  phase-shifting algorithm
(6 times)
Ophthalmology
(6 times)
FTF (3 times)
DW (1 time)
PSI (1 time)
2011 Phase-shifting interferometry corrupted by white and non-white additive noise.
58  physical and sporting activities
(6 times)
Sports Medicine
(4 times)
IS (2 times)
DMC (1 time)
JL (1 time)
1999 Effects of physical and sporting activities on balance control in elderly people.
59  pig serum albumin
(6 times)
Biochemistry
(2 times)
HSA (2 times)
ASC (1 time)
BSA (1 time)
1989 Binding of pyrene-1-butyric acid to serum albumin: species differences.
60  Prostate-specific Ag
(6 times)
Allergy and Immunology
(6 times)
DC (3 times)
TRAMP (1 time)
1998 Generation of human cytolytic T lymphocyte lines directed against prostate-specific antigen (PSA) employing a PSA oligoepitope peptide.
61  passive shock avoidance
(5 times)
Neurology
(2 times)
mAChRs (2 times)
AChE (1 time)
ASA (1 time)
1994 Passive avoidance training induces enhanced levels of immunoreactivity for muscarinic acetylcholine receptor and coexpressed PKC gamma and MAP-2 in rat cortical neurons.
62  pedicle sagittal angle
(5 times)
Neurosurgery
(2 times)
PTA (5 times)
CT (3 times)
PAL (3 times)
2006 Anatomical considerations for cervical pedicle screw insertion: the use of multiplanar computerized tomography reconstruction measurements.
63  posterior semantic asymmetry
(5 times)
Brain
(3 times)
ERP (2 times)
CSD (1 time)
ERPs (1 time)
2018 The posterior semantic asymmetry (PSA): An early brain electrical signature of semantic activation from written words.
64  Primary splenic angiosarcoma
(5 times)
Medicine
(2 times)
CT (3 times)
FOS (1 time)
MCL1 (1 time)
2015 Case report of primary splenic angiosarcoma with hepatic metastases.
65  projected superposition approximation
(5 times)
Chemistry Techniques, Analytical
(5 times)
CCS (3 times)
AT (1 time)
CID (1 time)
2013 Factors contributing to the collision cross section of polyatomic ions in the kilodalton to gigadalton range: application to ion mobility measurements.
66  Psoriasis Symptom Assessment
(5 times)
Dermatology
(3 times)
DLQI (5 times)
VAS (3 times)
CLEAR (1 time)
2003 Validity and reliability of patient reported outcomes used in psoriasis: results from two randomized clinical trials.
67  psychosocial adjustment
(5 times)
Cardiology
(2 times)
CHD (3 times)
PM (2 times)
QoL (2 times)
2008 Exploring uncertainty and psychosocial adjustment after cardioverter defibrillator implantation.
68  pulse shape analysis
(5 times)
Environmental Health
(3 times)
LSC (2 times)
CF (1 time)
LS (1 time)
2010 Alpha/beta pulse shape discrimination in plastic scintillation using commercial scintillation detectors.
69  purse-string approximation
(5 times)
General Surgery
(4 times)
SSI (4 times)
PLC (3 times)
LSC (1 time)
2013 Purse-string approximation is superior to primary skin closure following stoma reversal: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
70  pacing system analyzer
(4 times)
Physiology
(4 times)
BP (1 time)
CC (1 time)
CSP (1 time)
1994 Pacing system analyzers: different systems--different results.
71  pentane sulphonic acid
(4 times)
Biochemistry
(2 times)
API (1 time)
FMT (1 time)
MSA (1 time)
1982 Determination of nicotinamide and metabolic products in urine by high-performance liquid chromatography.
72  Periplocoside A
(4 times)
Pharmacology
(3 times)
alpha-GalCer (1 time)
ALT (1 time)
CIA (1 time)
2008 Periplocoside A, a pregnane glycoside from Periploca sepium Bge, prevents concanavalin A-induced mice hepatitis through inhibiting NKT-derived inflammatory cytokine productions.
73  Pisum sativum lectin
(4 times)
Reproductive Medicine
(2 times)
Con A (2 times)
LcA (2 times)
AAL (1 time)
1987 Interaction with lectin of kappa opioid binding sites solubilized from human placenta.
74  polysubstance abuse
(4 times)
Psychology
(1 time)
BAC (1 time)
CVLT (1 time)
ECF (1 time)
1998 Verbal learning and memory in alcohol abusers and polysubstance abusers with concurrent alcohol abuse.
75  problematic severe asthma
(4 times)
Pulmonary Medicine
(2 times)
STRA (2 times)
ACT (1 time)
DA (1 time)
2011 Clinical, radiological, and physiological differences between obliterative bronchiolitis and problematic severe asthma in adolescents and young adults: the early origins of the overlap syndrome?
76  Productivity Susceptibility Analysis
(4 times)
Medicine
(2 times)
--- 2011 Small-scale Arctic charr Salvelinus alpinus fisheries in Canada's Nunavut: management challenges and options.
77  prostate-specific antigen concentration
(4 times)
Neoplasms
(2 times)
ANNs (1 time)
CP (1 time)
HTRS (1 time)
2000 Use of artificial neural networks in the clinical staging of prostate cancer: implications for prostate brachytherapy.
78  PSA-c
(4 times)
Urology
(2 times)
bRFS (1 time)
DC (1 time)
RP (1 time)
2001 [Usefulness of PSA-complex in the diagnosis of prostatic carcinoma].
79  public service advertising
(4 times)
Health Services Research
(2 times)
CAPI (1 time)
CVD (1 time)
KCDC (1 time)
2011 Evaluation of the "Lose Your Excuse" public service advertising campaign for tweens to save energy.
80  P-selectin aptamer
(3 times)
Biomedical Engineering
(2 times)
AD (1 time)
Hct (1 time)
LAD (1 time)
2010 Optimization of ultrasound contrast agents with computational models to improve selection of ligands and binding strength.
81  Paeonia suffruticosa Andrews
(3 times)
Biochemistry
(1 time)
ERK (1 time)
I-TAC (1 time)
IFN (1 time)
2010 Inhibition of the CXCR3-mediated pathway suppresses ultraviolet B-induced pigmentation and erythema in skin.
82  Panavia SA plus
(3 times)
Dentistry
(3 times)
MLA (3 times)
PV5 (3 times)
RUL (3 times)
2017 Evaluation of ISO 4049: water sorption and water solubility of resin cements.
83  parasympathetic activity
(3 times)
Nutritional Sciences
(2 times)
HR (2 times)
PT (2 times)
ACL (1 time)
2000 Heart rate variability in obese children: relations to total body and visceral adiposity, and changes with physical training and detraining.
84  patient state analyzer
(3 times)
Anesthesiology
(2 times)
BIS (3 times)
PSI (2 times)
AEP (1 time)
2004 Is the patient state analyzer with the PSArray2 a cost-effective alternative to the bispectral index monitor during the perioperative period?
85  patient support assembly
(3 times)
Biophysics
(2 times)
QA (2 times)
FS (1 time)
SRS (1 time)
1992 Photon beam attenuation for a patient support assembly during arc therapy for a medical linear accelerator.
86  patients
(3 times)
Urology
(2 times)
BCR (1 time)
C-b1400 (1 time)
DCE (1 time)
2009 [Quantitative dynamic MRI and localisation of non-palpable prostate cancer].
87  patients with biochemical
(3 times)
Neoplasms
(2 times)
2pPSA (1 time)
fPSA (1 time)
GM-CSF (1 time)
2010 Antibody responses to galectin-8, TARP and TRAP1 in prostate cancer patients treated with a GM-CSF-secreting cellular immunotherapy.
88  pecking and scratching area
(3 times)
Veterinary Medicine
(3 times)
--- 2012 Cage hygiene, laying location, and egg quality: the effects of linings and litter provision in furnished cages for laying hens.
89  percentage of surface area
(3 times)
General Surgery
(3 times)
DO (3 times)
MyoD (1 time)
PAX7 (1 time)
2010 Histomorphometric analysis of the porcine mandibular distraction wound.
90  permeability-surface area
(3 times)
Radiology
(1 time)
MTT (2 times)
MVD (2 times)
CBF (1 time)
1993 Permeability and surface area of the blood-nerve barrier in galactose intoxication.
91  PGI2-stimulatory activity
(3 times)
Metabolism
(2 times)
NIDDM (2 times)
BAEC (1 time)
CM (1 time)
1989 Abnormality in prostacyclin-stimulatory activity in sera from diabetics.
92  planar strip array
(3 times)
Diagnostic Imaging
(2 times)
LPSA (2 times)
EM (1 time)
ROI (1 time)
2001 Planar strip array (PSA) for MRI.
93  plasma sialic acid
(3 times)
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
(1 time)
CV (3 times)
FPG (3 times)
SBP (2 times)
2015 Lower hypoglycemic but higher antiatherogenic effects of bitter melon than glibenclamide in type 2 diabetic patients.
94  plasma suppressive activity
(3 times)
General Surgery
(3 times)
a2M (1 time)
alpha-1-PI (1 time)
alpha-2-M (1 time)
1983 A new mechanism of humoral immunodepression in chronic renal failure and its importance to dialysis and transplantation.
95  platelet swelling assay
(3 times)
Chemistry
(2 times)
NHE-1 (1 time)
1998 Bicyclic acylguanidine Na+/H+ antiporter inhibitors.
96  polar molecular surface area
(3 times)
Chemistry
(1 time)
RMSE (1 time)
1999 Rapid calculation of polar molecular surface area and its application to the prediction of transport phenomena. 1. Prediction of intestinal absorption.
97  polarization sensitive array
(3 times)
Biosensing Techniques
(3 times)
MUSIC (2 times)
CRB (1 time)
DM (1 time)
2017 A Low-Complexity DOA and Polarization Method of Polarization-Sensitive Array.
98  poly(sebacic acid)
(3 times)
Pharmacology
(2 times)
PFAD (2 times)
SA (2 times)
PLA (1 time)
1993 Polyanhydride microspheres that display near-constant release of water-soluble model drug compounds.
99  posterior tibial slope angle
(3 times)
Orthopedics
(2 times)
TKA (3 times)
CR (1 time)
DFA (1 time)
2016 Intraoperative factors affecting conversion from cruciate retaining to cruciate substituting in total knee arthroplasty.
100  Poultry Science Association
(3 times)
Veterinary Medicine
(3 times)
ASAS (1 time)
WCC-204 (1 time)
1999 Shrinking membership in the American Society of Animal Science: does the discipline of poultry science give us some clues?