- Molecular and immunohistochemical detection of assemblage E, Giardia duodenalis in scouring North Dakota calves
Department of Veterinary Diagnostic Services, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
Vet Parasitol 157:196-202. 2008
..Gnotobiotic calf-based infectivity studies are needed if the pathogenicity of Giardia in calves is to be definitively determined...
- Increasing rate of diabetes in pregnancy among American Indian and white mothers in Montana and North Dakota, 1989-2000
Kathleen R Moum
North Dakota Diabetes Prevention and Control Program, North Dakota Department of Health, Bismarck, North Dakota, USA
Matern Child Health J 8:71-6. 2004
The purpose of this study was to assess trends in diabetes in pregnancy in American Indian and whites mothers in Montana and North Dakota.
- National Public Health Performance Standards assessment: first steps in strengthening North Dakota's public health system
John R Baird
Fargo Cass Public Health, in Fargo, North Dakota 58102, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:422-7. 2005
b>North Dakota, as a rural state with a decentralized public health system, has found the National Public Health Performance Standards Program useful in assessing performance of the state's public health system...
- Beverage consumption is not associated with changes in weight and body mass index among low-income preschool children in North Dakota
P K Newby
Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 104:1086-94. 2004
..To examine prospectively the association between beverage consumption (fruit juice, fruit drinks, milk, soda, and diet soda) and changes in weight and body mass index among preschool children...
- Mercury and other element exposure to tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor) nesting on Lostwood National Wildlife Refuge, North Dakota
Thomas W Custer
US Geological Survey, Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, 2630 Fanta Reed Road, La Crosse, WI 54603, USA
Environ Pollut 155:217-26. 2008
..As suspected from these low concentrations, mercury concentrations in sample eggs were not a significant factor explaining the hatching success of the remaining eggs in each clutch...
- The economic impact of West Nile virus infection in horses in the North Dakota equine industry in 2002
M Ndiva Mongoh
School of Natural Resources, College of Agriculture, North Dakota State University, P O Box 5406, Fargo, ND 58105 5406, USA
Trop Anim Health Prod 40:69-76. 2008
This study estimated economic impacts associated with the West Nile virus (WNV) outbreak in horses for North Dakota in 2002...
- Communicating the risks of bioterrorism and other emergencies in a diverse society: a case study of special populations in North Dakota
Widmeyer Communications, Washington, DC 20009, USA
Biosecur Bioterror 3:235-45. 2005
..The objective of this study was to develop communications strategies to reach special populations in North Dakota before, during, and after a bioterrorism attack or other crisis...
- Population-based estimates of mortality associated with diabetes: use of a death certificate check box in North Dakota
E F Tierney
Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE MS K 68, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Am J Public Health 91:84-92. 2001
Overall and cause-specific mortality among persons with diabetes in North Dakota was estimated and compared with estimates from previous population-based studies.
- West Nile virus epizootiology, central Red River Valley, North Dakota and Minnesota, 2002-2005
Jeffrey A Bell
Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 12:1245-7. 2006
West Nile virus (WNV) epizootiology was monitored from 2002 through 2005 in the area surrounding Grand Forks, North Dakota. Mosquitoes were tested for infection, and birds were surveyed for antibodies...
- Declining mortality rate among people with diabetes in North Dakota, 1997-2002
Edward F Tierney
Division of Diabetes Translation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 10, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Diabetes Care 27:2723-5. 2004
- Rising tide of cardiovascular disease in American Indians. The Strong Heart Study
B V Howard
Medlantic Research Institute and Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
Circulation 99:2389-95. 1999
..The Strong Heart Study was initiated to investigate CVD and its risk factors in American Indians in 13 communities in Arizona, Oklahoma, and South/North Dakota.
- Risk factors associated with anthrax outbreak in animals in North Dakota, 2005: a retrospective case-control study
Mafany Ndiva Mongoh
School of Natural Resources, College of Agriculture, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105 5406, USA
Public Health Rep 123:352-9. 2008
We identified the risk factors associated with the anthrax outbreak Of 2005 in animals in North Dakota.
- Binge drinking and occupation, North Dakota, 2004-2005
Dwayne W Jarman
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 4:A94. 2007
..Binge drinking is a leading cause of preventable death and results in employee absenteeism and lost productivity. Knowledge about the prevalence of binge drinking among employees of different occupations is limited...
- Genetic and environmental contributions to cardiovascular disease risk in American Indians: the strong heart family study
Kari E North
Department of Genetics, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX, USA
Am J Epidemiol 157:303-14. 2003
..34)). These results suggest that heredity explains a substantial proportion of the variability of CVD risk factors and that these heritabilities are large enough to warrant a search for major risk factor genes...
- Detection of QTL linked to Fusarium head blight resistance in Sumai 3-derived North Dakota bread wheat lines
I A del Blanco
Plant Sciences Department, Loftsgard Hall, North Dakota State University, Fargo 58105 5051, USA
Theor Appl Genet 106:1027-31. 2003
..trait loci (QTL) for FHB resistance in wheat using a set of lines obtained by several cycles of crossing to North Dakota adapted genotypes, which derived their resistance from cv. Sumai 3...
- Sexually transmitted Human Papillomavirus type variations resulting in high grade cervical dysplasia in North-East North Dakota and North-West Minnesota
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA
Virol J 3:46. 2006
A review of Pap smear diagnoses from a reference laboratory in Grand Forks, North Dakota over a 3-year period (07/00 to 10/03) revealed a two-fold higher rate of high grade squamous intraepithelial lesion in a community in northwest ..
- West Nile virus in host-seeking mosquitoes within a residential neighborhood in Grand Forks, North Dakota
Jeffrey A Bell
Department of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202, USA
Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:373-82. 2005
West Nile virus (WNV) was first recovered in North Dakota near the city of Grand Forks in June 2002. During 2002, 2003, and 2004, we collected mosquitoes from Grand Forks using Mosquito Magnet traps and tested them for WNV...
- Alternating chemotherapy with etoposide plus cisplatin and topotecan plus paclitaxel in patients with untreated, extensive-stage small cell lung carcinoma: a phase II trial of the North Central Cancer Treatment Group
James R Jett
Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Cancer 97:2498-503. 2003
..The objective of this study was to test the response rate and toxicity of alternating chemotherapy in previously untreated patients with extensive-stage small cell lung carcinoma (SCLC)...
- Impact of smoking on cancer stage at diagnosis
Nathan L Kobrinsky
Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo, North Dakota, USA
J Clin Oncol 21:907-13. 2003
..Studies evaluating the relationship between smoking and cancer spread are limited...
- Native American Elders Health Care Series
Gloria P Craig
Comput Inform Nurs 24:133-5. 2006
- Four-State FAS Consortium: model for program implementation and data collection
Center for Disabilities, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of South Dakota, 1400 West 22nd Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA
Neurotoxicol Teratol 25:643-9. 2003
..FAS is an effort to bring together resources, both human and material, across the states of Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota to decrease the prevalence of births affected by prenatal alcohol exposure...
- Prevalence and correlates of rheumatic heart disease in American Indians (the Strong Heart Study)
Wendy L Schaffer
Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Am J Cardiol 91:1379-82. 2003
- Risk factors for alcohol use during pregnancy in a multistate area
Gary R Leonardson
Mountain Plains Research, 55 Rodeo Trail, Dillion, MT 59725, USA
Neurotoxicol Teratol 25:651-8. 2003
..The participants (N=4676) for the study were sampled from four states (Montana, Minnesota, South Dakota, and North Dakota) that are a part of the Four-State Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) Consortium...
- Combined echocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy and electrocardiographic ST depression improve prediction of mortality in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
Peter M Okin
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cornell Medical Center, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
Hypertension 43:769-74. 2004
..These findings support the value of combining Echo-LVH and ECG-STD to improve risk stratification. These findings require verification in other populations...
- Factors associated with incidence of "inappropriate" ambulance transport in rural areas in cases of moderate to severe head injury in children
Center for Health Promotion and Translation Research, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
J Rural Health 21:272-7. 2005
..Determination of factors involved in inappropriate patient transport, especially in rural areas, remains an important avenue of research...
- Environmental monitoring and assessment of a Great River ecosystem: the Upper Missouri River pilot
E William Schweiger
US EPA National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Mid Continent Ecology Division, 999 18th Street, Denver, Colorado, USA
Environ Monit Assess 103:21-40. 2005
..We present an example of the type of statements that can be made with EMAP monitoring data. With modification, the set of methodologies developed by EMAP may be well suited for assessment of GREs in general...
- Geographically based investigation of prostate cancer mortality in four U.S. Northern Plain states
Jennifer A Rusiecki
Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Am J Prev Med 30:S101-8. 2006
..S. Northern Plains states. The purpose of this study was to investigate possible contributing factors, especially whether there was any association with crop patterns...
- Invasive cervical cancer among American Indian women in the Northern Plains, 1994-1998: incidence, mortality, and missed opportunities
Richard F Leman
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Public Health Rep 120:283-7. 2005
..6 per 100,000 vs. 3.1 per 100,000, age adjusted) when last evaluated (from 1989 through 1993). Our goals were to update the AI/AN population cervical cancer mortality rates and to present incidence rates for AI/AN women in the region...
- Risk factors associated with herd-level exposure of cattle in Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota to bluetongue virus
Alice L Green
USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Veterinary Services, Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health, 2150 Centre Ave, Bldg B, Mail Stop 2E7, Fort Collins, CO 80526 8117, USA
Am J Vet Res 66:853-60. 2005
..To evaluate herd-level risk factors for seropositive status of cattle to 1 or more bluetongue viruses...
- Risk factors for cholelithiasis in pregnancy
University of North Dakota, Box 9025, Grand Forks, ND 58201, USA
Res Nurs Health 27:382-91. 2004
..History of gallbladder disease (beta=.73; p=.001), BMI (beta=.33; p=.01), and prenatal physical activity (beta=-.20; p=.04) were predictive of increased occurrence of cholelithiasis during pregnancy...
- Dietary intakes of nutrients thought to modify cardiovascular risk from three groups of American Indians: The Strong Heart Dietary Study, Phase II
Leadership Education and Training Program in Maternal and Child Health Nutrition, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 105:1895-903. 2005
..Dietary factors play a role in the development of CVD and associated comorbid conditions, yet surprisingly few data exist to describe the dietary intakes and nutritional adequacy of American Indian adults at risk for CVD...
- GIS(c): a scientific framework and methodological tool for nursing research
Margaret P Moss
School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:150-9. 2004
- Student pharmacist perspectives of rural pharmacy practice
Andrew P Traynor
College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 45:694-9. 2005
..To evaluate the level of interest of upper-level doctor of pharmacy students in rural pharmacy practice, rural pharmacy ownership, and a proposed rural pharmacy practice model...
- Pharmacy services in rural areas: is the problem geographic access or financial access?
Michelle M Casey
Rural Health Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55414, USA
J Rural Health 18:467-77. 2002
..This article describes rural retail pharmacies in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota, including their organizational characteristics, staffing, services provided, and planned ..
- Asthma in American Indian adults: the Strong Heart Study
Anne E Dixon
University of Vermont College of Medicine, 111 Colchester Ave, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
Chest 131:1323-30. 2007
..Characterization of the impact of asthma among American Indian adults is necessary in order to design appropriate clinical and preventive measures...
- Reference values for echocardiographic measurements in urban and rural populations of differing ethnicity: the Strong Heart Study
Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Medical College of Cornell University, USA
J Am Soc Echocardiogr 14:601-11. 2001
- Working with American Indians toward educational success
E E Yurkovich
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks 58202-9025, USA
J Nurs Educ 40:259-69. 2001
..This can be achieved through proactive culturally responsive advisement, creation of a culturally relevant environment, and use of humanistic andragogical approaches to teaching-learning processes...
- Hypertension treatment patterns in American Indians: the strong heart study
J A Hayslett
Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City 73190, USA
Am J Hypertens 14:950-6. 2001
..patterns for hypertensive American Indians from 13 communities in Arizona, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and North Dakota were assessed...
- Linkage study of fibrinogen levels: the Strong Heart Family Study
Lyle G Best
Missouri Breaks Industries Research Inc, Timber Lake, SD, USA
BMC Med Genet 9:77. 2008
..The Strong Heart Study has demonstrated an increased incidence of cardiovascular disease in the American Indian population, and therefore represents an important source for genetic-epidemiological investigations...
- Principal component analysis of the T wave and prediction of cardiovascular mortality in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
Peter M Okin
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
Circulation 105:714-9. 2002
..However, principal component analysis (PCA) of the T-wave vector loop may more accurately represent repolarization abnormalities than QTd...
- A population-based assessment of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in middle-aged and older adults: the Strong Heart Study
R B Devereux
Department of Medicine, Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Am Heart J 141:439-46. 2001
- Incidence of diabetes in American Indians of three geographic areas: the Strong Heart Study
Elisa T Lee
Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
Diabetes Care 25:49-54. 2002
..To estimate incidence rates of diabetes and associated risk factors among participants of the Strong Heart Study...
- Needs assessment of Standing Rock elders
Bette A Ide
College of Nursing, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
J Cult Divers 13:186-9. 2006
..The importance of the role of the extended family in coping with problems needs to be considered in the development of health-related programs...
- Heritability of carotid artery structure and function: the Strong Heart Family Study
Kari E North
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:1698-703. 2002
..The purpose of this study was to examine the genetic and environmental contributions to carotid artery structure and function in 3 large groups of American Indians...
- Fecal shedding of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in North Dakota feedlot cattle in the fall and spring
Margaret L Khaitsa
Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, North Dakota State University, 1523 Centennial Boulevard, Fargo, North Dakota 58105 5406, USA
J Food Prot 69:1154-8. 2006
..b>North Dakota has relatively cold weather, especially in winter and early spring, compared with many other regions of the ..
- Efficacy of a 1% lambdacyhalothrin cattle Pour-on (Saber) against sucking and biting lice infesting beef cattle
Richard G Endris
Schering Plough Animal Health, 1095 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07065, USA
Vet Ther 3:387-95. 2002
..cattle naturally infested with one or more species of lice at locations in Wisconsin, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and North Dakota were included in the study...
- Identifying rural health care needs using community conversations
Patricia L Moulton
Center for Rural Health, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202 9037, USA
J Rural Health 23:92-6. 2007
..With this in mind, the Center for Rural Health at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences embarked on a series of 13 meetings with representatives of ..
- Effects of maternal and paternal age on Caucasian and Native American preterm births and birth weights
Ernest L Abel
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, C S Mott Center for Human Growth and Development, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Am J Perinatol 19:49-54. 2002
..Data were abstracted from birth records compiled in North Dakota from 1978 to 1992...
- Assessing diet quality in a population of low-income pregnant women: a comparison between Native Americans and whites
Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
Matern Child Health J 11:127-36. 2007
To assess diet quality of pregnant women in the WIC program in North Dakota and to compare Native Americans with whites, we used a DQI-P (diet quality index for pregnancy) among low-income pregnant women enrolled in WIC, a special ..
- An innovative approach to student internships on American Indian reservations
Mary L Amundson
Center for Rural Health, School of Medicine, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202 9037, USA
J Interprof Care 22:93-101. 2008
..Experiences gained from the North Dakota project provide valuable insight into interprofessional health training and health issues of American Indian ..
- Healthcare sweeps across the plains
Health Manag Technol 26:28, 30. 2005
- Following her path, oncologist highlights issue of cancer in Native Americans
J Natl Cancer Inst 100:294-5. 2008
- West Nile virus antibody prevalence in red-winged blackbirds (Agelaius phoeniceus) from North Dakota, USA (2003-2004)
USDA National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:305-9. 2006
..species we were able to determine the WNV antibody prevalence in a cohort of red-winged blackbirds in central North Dakota in 2003 and 2004. The peak WNV antibody prevalence was 22.0% in August of 2003 and 18.3% in July of 2004...
- Mineral deficiency and the use of the FETAX bioassay to study environmental teratogens
Eric A E Garber
USDA ARS, Biosciences Research Laboratory, 1605 Albrecht Blvd, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
J Appl Toxicol 22:237-40. 2002
..Water samples collected from 18 wetlands in Minnesota and North Dakota correlated with low mineral levels, causing delayed embryonic development in the FETAX bioassay...
- Observations on the diversity and ecology of freshwater Nannochloropsis (Eustigmatophyceae), with descriptions of new taxa
Karen P Fawley
School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences, University of Arkansas at Monticello, Monticello, AR 71656, USA
Protist 158:325-36. 2007
..of Nannochloropsis from a series of lakes on the James River in the Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge, North Dakota, USA, and 1 isolate from a pond in Itasca State Park, Minnesota, USA...
- Field research
Minn Med 89:15-7. 2006
- Meeting the health care needs of a rural Hispanic migrant population with diabetes
College of Nursing, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA
J Rural Health 20:265-70. 2004
..There is a need for models of health care that provide accessible, culturally appropriate, quality services to the population of Hispanic migrant farmworkers at risk for or diagnosed with diabetes...
- The use of life-cycle assessment to evaluate the environmental impacts of growing genetically modified, nitrogen use-efficient canola
School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, The University of Reading, PO Box 237, Reading RG6 6AR, UK
Plant Biotechnol J 6:337-45. 2008
..the potential environmental impacts of growing genetically modified, nitrogen use-efficient (GMNUE) canola in North Dakota and Minnesota compared with a conventionally bred control variety...
- Evaluating public relations effectiveness in a health care setting. The identification of communication assets and liabilities via a communication audit
Julie K Henderson
Department of Journalism, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, USA
J Health Hum Serv Adm 28:282-322. 2005
..An analysis of the data is used to address two research questions regarding the efficacy of the Center's mission and vision. Suggestions for future audits are provided...
- Molecular diversity among communities of freshwater microchlorophytes
M W Fawley
Department of Biological Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105 5517, USA
Microb Ecol 48:489-99. 2004
..the diversity of coccoid green microalgae and chlamydomonads (Chlorophyta) isolated from sites in Minnesota and North Dakota (USA) using techniques of 18S rDNA sequence analysis...
- Back to basics. Minn. Blues to abandon hospital ownership
Mod Healthc 33:12-3. 2003
- Uncovering pressure ulcer incidence
Diane K Langemo
Universityof North Dakota, Grand Forks, USA
Nurs Manage 34:54-7. 2003
..Researchers compare state-specific pressure ulcer incidence, staff mix, and nursing care quality outcomes data...
- Health care choices: complementary therapy, chronic illness, and older rural dwellers
Montana State University Bozeman
J Holist Nurs 23:381-94. 2005
..To better understand elderly rural dwellers use of complementary and alternative therapies (CAM), perception of efficacy, and their sources of information...
- Decoupled plant and insect diversity after the end-Cretaceous extinction
Department of Geosciences and Institutes of the Environment, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Science 313:1112-5. 2006
..8-million-year-old flora from the Denver Basin shows little damage and virtually no specialized feeding. These findings reveal severely unbalanced food webs 1 to 2 million years after the end-Cretaceous extinction 65.5 million years ago...
- Soil carbon dioxide emission and carbon content as affected by irrigation, tillage, cropping system, and nitrogen fertilization
Upendra M Sainju
USDA ARS, Northern Plains Agricultural Research Lab, 1500 North Central Ave, Sidney, MT 59270, USA
J Environ Qual 37:98-106. 2008
..reserve program (CRP) planting applied in Lihen sandy loam (sandy, mixed, frigid, Entic Haplustolls) in western North Dakota. In eastern Montana, treatments were no-tilled malt barley with 78 kg N ha(-1), no-tilled rye (Secale cereale L...
- Trends in smoking before, during, and after pregnancy - Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS), United States, 31 sites, 2000-2005
Van T Tong
Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
MMWR Surveill Summ 58:1-29. 2009
..During 2000-2004, an estimated 174,000 women in the United States died annually from smoking-attributable causes, and an estimated 776 infants died annually from causes attributed to maternal smoking during pregnancy...
- Species of Cryptosporidium detected in weaned cattle on cow-calf operations in the United States
United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Environmental Microbial Food Safety Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
Vet Parasitol 170:187-92. 2010
..California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wyoming)...
- Weather factors in the prediction of western equine encephalitis epidemics in Manitoba
R F Sellers
Agriculture Canada, Health of Animals Laboratory Division, Ottawa, Ontario
Epidemiol Infect 111:373-90. 1993
..The presence of the Polar front over North Dakota and Minnesota at the end of July would have led to the landing of Cx...
- Missing persons: African Americans in dental hygiene
School of Dental Medicine, Department of Dental Hygiene, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
J Dent Hyg 83:62-9. 2009
- Safety of Brucella abortus strain RB51 in bull elk
W E Cook
Department of Veterinary Science, University of Wyoming, Laramie 82070, USA
J Wildl Dis 36:484-8. 2000
..six adult bull elk from Wind Cave National Park (South Dakota, USA) were taken to a ranch near Carrington (North Dakota, USA). Three were orally inoculated with approximately 1...
- Serologic survey of cattle in the northeastern and north central United States, Virginia, Alaska, and Hawaii for antibodies to Cache Valley and antigenically related viruses (Bunyamwera serogroup virus)
Sudhir P Sahu
U S Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, National Veterinary Services Laboratories, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:119-22. 2002
..Vermont, and West Virginia), north central states (Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin), Virginia, Alaska, and Hawaii were examined for the presence of ..
- Beyond Roe, after Casey: the present and future of a "fundamental" right
Center for Reproductive Law and Policy, New York, NY
Womens Health Issues 3:162-70. 1993
..courts have taken action allowing abortion restrictions to go into effect in Pennsylvania, Utah, South Dakota, North Dakota, and Mississippi...
- Risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome among northern plains Indians
Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
JAMA 288:2717-23. 2002
..Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is a leading cause of postneonatal mortality among American Indians, a group whose infant death rate is consistently above the US national average...
- Surveys for disease agents in introduced elk in Arkansas and Kentucky
Joseph L Corn
Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
J Wildl Dis 46:186-94. 2010
..From 1997 through 2002 elk were captured in Arizona, Kansas, North Dakota, New Mexico, Oregon, and Utah and released in southeastern Kentucky...
- Sowing the seeds of hope: providing regional behavioral health supports to the agricultural population
M R Rosmann
AgriWellness Inc, Harlan, Iowa 51537, USA
J Agric Saf Health 11:431-9. 2005
In 1999, project leaders from seven states (i.e., Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin) began to share ideas and resources for providing behavioral health assistance (i.e...
- Mobilization of iron from coal fly ash was dependent upon the particle size and the source of coal
K R Smith
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322 0300, USA
Chem Res Toxicol 11:1494-500. 1998
..fly ash was generated from a bituminous b coal, the Illinois coal fly ash from a bituminous c coal, and the North Dakota coal fly ash from a lignite a coal...
- Evidence of avian pneumovirus spread beyond Minnesota among wild and domestic birds in central North America
R S Bennett
Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, University of Minnesota, 1971 Commonwealth Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
Avian Dis 48:902-8. 2004
..3% of the flocks). In addition, there is evidence the disease has spread to turkey flocks in North Dakota (8.2%), South Dakota (7%), Iowa (10%), and Wisconsin (8.6%) as detected by RT-PCR and/or ELISA...
- Diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders: a validity study of the fetal alcohol syndrome checklist
Department of Pediatrics, North Dakota Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Center, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, ND 58203, USA
Alcohol 44:605-14. 2010
..In a population of 658 subjects from North Dakota, we used the FASDC score to examine the agreement between FASDC score, clinical diagnosis, and the Institute of ..
- Geographic variation in physician visits for uninsured children: the role of the safety net
S H Long
RAND, Washington, DC 20005 4707, USA
JAMA 281:2035-40. 1999
..Although an extensive literature exists comparing national access to health care for uninsured vs insured children, few data exist regarding differences in access across states...
- Cancer mortality in four northern wheat-producing states
D M Schreinemachers
National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
Environ Health Perspect 108:873-81. 2000
..Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Montana grow most of the spring and durum wheat produced in the United States...
- Cold tolerance in hatchling painted turtles (Chrysemys picta): supercooling or tolerance for freezing?
G C Packard
Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins 80523 1878, USA
Physiol Zool 70:670-8. 1997
..tolerance for cold in hatchling painted turtles (Chrysemys picta) from Lake Metigoshe, Bottineau County, North Dakota, to determine whether neonates in populations near the northern limit of distribution rely on a tolerance for ..
- Identification of novel QTLs for seedling and adult plant leaf rust resistance in a wheat doubled haploid population
C G Chu
Department of Plant Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
Theor Appl Genet 119:263-9. 2009
..line TA4152-60 and the North Dakota breeding line ND495 was used for identifying genes conferring partial resistance to leaf rust in both the adult ..
- Identification, antimicrobial resistance profiles, and virulence of members from the family Enterobacteriaceae from the feces of yellow-headed blackbirds (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) in North Dakota
Penelope S Gibbs
Department of Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Natural Resources, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
Avian Dis 51:649-55. 2007
..collected from a healthy population of the yellow-headed blackbirds (YHB) (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) in North Dakota were cultured to determine what genera and species of gram-negative facultative anaerobic bacteria these wild ..
- Mortality from ischemic heart disease and diabetes mellitus (type 2) in four U.S. wheat-producing states: a hypothesis-generating study
Dina M Schreinemachers
National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
Environ Health Perspect 114:186-93. 2006
..ischemic heart disease (IHD) and diabetes mortality in rural agricultural counties of Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota, in association with environmental exposure to chlorophenoxy herbicides, using wheat acreage ..
- Relations of Doppler stroke volume and its components to left ventricular stroke volume in normotensive and hypertensive American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
R B Devereux
Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
Am J Hypertens 10:619-28. 1997
..without mitral regurgitation or segmental left ventricular (LV) dysfunction, in Arizona, Oklahoma, and South/North Dakota. The subjects ranged widely in age (48 to 81 years) and body mass index (17.0 to 62...
- The 1992 epizootic of Newcastle disease in double-crested cormorants in North America
L C Glaser
National Wildlife Health Center, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, USA
J Wildl Dis 35:319-30. 1999
..erythrorhynchos) exhibiting signs similar to sick cormorants, and dead pelicans were observed in Minnesota and North Dakota. Mortality rates in pelican colonies were as high as in the adjacent cormorant colonies, but no cause for the ..
- Assessment of pharmacists' perception of patient care competence and need for training in rural and urban areas in North Dakota
David M Scott
Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Nursing, and Allied Sciences, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota
J Rural Health 26:90-6. 2010
..Few studies have examined pharmacists' level of patient care competence and need for continuous professional development in rural areas...
- Carbon dioxide flux as affected by tillage and irrigation in soil converted from perennial forages to annual crops
J D Jabro
Northern Plains Agricultural Research Laboratory, USDA ARS, 1500 N Central Avenue Sidney, MT 59270, USA
J Environ Manage 88:1478-84. 2008
..sandy loam soil (sandy, mixed, frigid Entic Haplustoll) under irrigated and non-irrigated conditions in western North Dakota. Soil air-filled porosity (epsilon) was calculated from total soil porosity and theta(v) measurements...
- Spatio-temporal cluster analysis of county-based human West Nile virus incidence in the continental United States
GeoInformatics Training, Research, Education, and Extension Center, Geography Department, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, USA
Int J Health Geogr 8:43. 2009
..These two methods were applied with varying analysis thresholds in order to evaluate sensitivity of clusters identified...
- Impact of planting dates and insecticide strategies for managing crucifer flea beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in spring-planted canola
Janet J Knodel
Department of Entomology, Hultz Hall, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota 58105 5346, USA
J Econ Entomol 101:810-21. 2008
..napus and different insecticide-based management strategies on the feeding injury caused by fleabeetles in North Dakota during 2002-2003...
- Determination of HER-2/neu overexpression and clinical predictors of survival in a cohort of 347 patients with primary malignant brain tumors
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Fargo, North Dakota, USA
Cancer Invest 22:537-44. 2004
- Evaluation of a forage allocation model for Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Lynn R Irby
Ecology Department, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717, USA
J Environ Manage 64:153-69. 2002
..available spreadsheet package to help resource managers in Theodore Roosevelt National Park (TRNP), North Dakota determine optimum numbers of four ungulate species, bison (Bison bison), elk (Cervus elaphus), mule deer (..
- Nasal bots and lice from white-tailed deer in southern Alberta, Canada
Douglas D Colwell
Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, 5403 1st Ave S, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1J 4B1
J Wildl Dis 44:687-92. 2008
..in Alberta would represent a range extension for this species, which has not been known to occur west of North Dakota. Thirty-one fawns (48%) were infested with the sucking louse Solenopotes ferrisi...
- Genetic variation in Echinacea angustifolia along a climatic gradient
D W Still
Department of Horticulture, Plant and Soil Science, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 3801 W Temple Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768, USA
Ann Bot 96:467-77. 2005
..The objective of the study was to determine if genetic differentiation of populations could be explained by an isolation-by-distance model or by associations with climatic parameters known to affect plant growth and survival...
- Estimates of fish consumption rates for consumers of bought and self-caught fish in Connecticut, Florida, Minnesota, and North Dakota
U S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Washington, DC 20460, USA
Sci Total Environ 403:89-98. 2008
..Agency (EPA) has analyzed the raw data from fish consumption surveys in Florida, Connecticut, Minnesota, and North Dakota for the purpose of deriving distributions of fish consumption rates and studying the variables that may be more ..
- Mycoplasma bovis outbreak in a herd of North American bison (Bison bison)
Kyathanahalli S Janardhan
Department of Diagnostic Medicine Pathobiology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66502, USA
J Vet Diagn Invest 22:797-801. 2010
..polymorphism techniques were used to compare the bison isolate and another bison isolate from an outbreak in North Dakota with a field isolate of M. bovis from cattle and with a laboratory control strain of M...
- Physical activity and incident diabetes in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
Amanda M Fretts
Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Am J Epidemiol 170:632-9. 2009
..study of cardiovascular disease and its risk factors among 13 American Indian communities in 4 states (North Dakota, South Dakota, Oklahoma, and Arizona)...
- Prevalence of gallbladder disease in American Indian populations: findings from the Strong Heart Study
James E Everhart
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892 5450, USA
Hepatology 35:1507-12. 2002
..aged 47 years and older, of 13 American Indian tribes or communities in Arizona, Oklahoma, and South and North Dakota who participated in the Strong Heart Study were analyzed...
- Birth malformations and other adverse perinatal outcomes in four U.S. Wheat-producing states
Dina M Schreinemachers
National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
Environ Health Perspect 111:1259-64. 2003
..Most of the spring and durum wheat produced in the United States is grown in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota, with more than 85% of the acreage treated with chlorophenoxy herbicides such as 2,4-..
- Molecular karyotyping and chromosome length polymorphism in Cochliobolus sativus
Department of Plant Pathology, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
Mycol Res 111:78-86. 2007
..85 to 3.80 mega-bases (Mb). Each of the 16 isolates showed a unique banding pattern, except for two North Dakota isolates ND90Pr and ND91-Bowman, which were very similar...
- Geographic variation in the evolution and coevolution of a tritrophic interaction
Timothy P Craig
Department of Biology, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota 55803, USA
Evolution 61:1137-52. 2007
..We measured selection on E. solidaginis gall size and shape in the prairie and forest biomes in Minnesota and North Dakota over an 11-year period. Galls were larger and more spherical in the prairie than in the forest...