arkansas

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  1. pmc Cytogenetically defined myelodysplasia after melphalan-based autotransplantation for multiple myeloma linked to poor hematopoietic stem-cell mobilization: the Arkansas experience in more than 3,000 patients treated since 1989
    Bart Barlogie
    Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Blood 111:94-100. 2008
  2. doi A comparison of asthma prevalence and morbidity between rural and urban schoolchildren in Arkansas
    Robbie D Pesek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:125-31. 2010
  3. doi Changes in school environments with implementation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003
    Martha M Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S54-61. 2010
  4. ncbi Plasma carotenoids and prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study in Arkansas
    Jianjun Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Nutr Cancer 59:46-53. 2007
  5. ncbi Initiation of farm safety programs in the Arkansas Delta: a case study of participatory methods
    Jan S Richter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72207, USA
    J Rural Health 23:89-91. 2007
  6. ncbi A call for renewed research on tick-borne Francisella tularensis in the Arkansas-Missouri primary national focus of tularemia in humans
    L Eisen
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:389-97. 2007
  7. pmc Molecular subtype analyses of Campylobacter spp. from Arkansas and California poultry operations
    K L Hiett
    Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30604, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:6220-36. 2002
  8. ncbi Birth defects in Arkansas: is folic acid fortification making a difference?
    Caroline J Simmons
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72211, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:559-64. 2004
  9. ncbi Nutrient input and removal trends for agricultural soils in nine geographic regions in Arkansas
    Nathan A Slaton
    Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, 115 Plant Science Building, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    J Environ Qual 33:1606-15. 2004
  10. ncbi Cluster of tick-borne infections at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas: Rickettsiae and Borrelia burgdorferi in ixodid ticks
    J T Kardatzke
    USA Environmental Hygiene Activity North, Fort George G Meade, Md 20755 5225
    J Med Entomol 29:669-72. 1992

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  1. pmc Cytogenetically defined myelodysplasia after melphalan-based autotransplantation for multiple myeloma linked to poor hematopoietic stem-cell mobilization: the Arkansas experience in more than 3,000 patients treated since 1989
    Bart Barlogie
    Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Blood 111:94-100. 2008
    ..While the risk of MDS-CAs was low and clinical MDS occurred infrequently, monitoring after post-HDT consolidation chemotherapy appears warranted...
  2. doi A comparison of asthma prevalence and morbidity between rural and urban schoolchildren in Arkansas
    Robbie D Pesek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:125-31. 2010
    ..Asthma disproportionately affects minority and low-income children. Investigations that focus on high-risk pediatric populations outside the inner city are limited...
  3. doi Changes in school environments with implementation of Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003
    Martha M Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:S54-61. 2010
    ..b>Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 was among the first and most comprehensive statewide legislative initiatives to combat childhood ..
  4. ncbi Plasma carotenoids and prostate cancer: a population-based case-control study in Arkansas
    Jianjun Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Nutr Cancer 59:46-53. 2007
    ..plasma concentrations of carotenoids and the risk of prostate cancer in a population-based case-control study in Arkansas. Cases (n = 193) were men with prostate cancer diagnosed in 3 major hospitals, and controls (n = 197) were ..
  5. ncbi Initiation of farm safety programs in the Arkansas Delta: a case study of participatory methods
    Jan S Richter
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72207, USA
    J Rural Health 23:89-91. 2007
    ..Outreach to high-risk communities is one of the goals of Area Health Education Centers. One such population is the farm community, which is known to suffer high rates of traumatic events...
  6. ncbi A call for renewed research on tick-borne Francisella tularensis in the Arkansas-Missouri primary national focus of tularemia in humans
    L Eisen
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:389-97. 2007
    b>Arkansas-Missouri has emerged as the primary U.S. focus of tularemia, which is caused by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Category A Priority Pathogen Francisella tularensis, over the past 30 yr...
  7. pmc Molecular subtype analyses of Campylobacter spp. from Arkansas and California poultry operations
    K L Hiett
    Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30604, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:6220-36. 2002
    ..Sixteen flocks from four different farms representing two broiler producers in Arkansas and California were analyzed. Fourteen of the flocks (87...
  8. ncbi Birth defects in Arkansas: is folic acid fortification making a difference?
    Caroline J Simmons
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72211, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:559-64. 2004
    ..This study was performed to determine if fortification has reduced the prevalence of NTDs and other birth defects in Arkansas.
  9. ncbi Nutrient input and removal trends for agricultural soils in nine geographic regions in Arkansas
    Nathan A Slaton
    Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, 115 Plant Science Building, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    J Environ Qual 33:1606-15. 2004
    ..the balance between the agricultural nutrient inputs and removals for nine geographical districts within Arkansas from 1997 to 2001...
  10. ncbi Cluster of tick-borne infections at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas: Rickettsiae and Borrelia burgdorferi in ixodid ticks
    J T Kardatzke
    USA Environmental Hygiene Activity North, Fort George G Meade, Md 20755 5225
    J Med Entomol 29:669-72. 1992
    ..tick-borne illnesses, 3,000 ixodid ticks were collected during May, August, and November 1990 at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas. Ticks were examined to determine whether they harbor rickettsiae, ehrlichiae, and Borrelia burgdorferi, and to ..
  11. ncbi ANGELS and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences paradigm for distant obstetrical care delivery
    Curtis Lowery
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:534.e1-9. 2007
    This article describes the process by which the Arkansas Medicaid Program, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (the state's only academic health center), and Arkansas' practicing physicians are collaborating to improve the ..
  12. ncbi Seasonal abundance, species composition, and population dynamics of stink bugs in production fields of early and late soybean in South Arkansas
    J F Smith
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University, Box 9775, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:229-36. 2009
    ..Merrill, in southeast and southwest Arkansas. The goal of this research was to better understand seasonal abundance, species composition, and population ..
  13. ncbi Participant satisfaction in an adult telehealth education program using interactive compressed video delivery methods in rural Arkansas
    Ann B Bynum
    Rural Hospital Program, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1123 South University Ave, Suite 400, Slot 599A, Little Rock, AR 72204 1611, USA
    J Rural Health 19:218-22. 2003
    ..Rural Americans have less access than their urban counterparts to health promotion information...
  14. ncbi 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
    Surveys for disease agents were conducted in introduced free-ranging elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni) in Arkansas and Kentucky. Elk had been captured in Colorado and Nebraska and released in Arkansas during 1981-1985...
  15. doi Genomic analysis of Eimeria spp. populations in relation to performance levels of broiler chicken farms in Arkansas and North Carolina
    Ryan S Schwarz
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Lab, United States Department of Agriculture, 10300 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Parasitol 95:871-80. 2009
    ..Four groups of broiler chicken farms in Arkansas (AR) and North Carolina (NC), having either high or low performance levels, were sampled for Eimeria spp. oocysts...
  16. doi Perspectives on rural health workforce issues: Illinois-Arkansas comparison
    Martin MacDowell
    National Center for Rural Health Professions, University of Illinois, College of Medicine at Rockford, Rockford, IL 61107, USA
    J Rural Health 25:135-40. 2009
    ..Past research has documented rural physician and health care professional shortages...
  17. ncbi Underdiagnosed and uncontrolled asthma: findings in rural schoolchildren from the Delta region of Arkansas
    Tamara T Perry
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 101:375-81. 2008
    ..Studies of asthma in school-aged rural children in the United States are limited, and there are no studies of high-risk pediatric populations in rural environments...
  18. doi Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003 to reduce childhood obesity: its implementation and impact on child and adolescent body mass index
    James M Raczynski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Policy 30:S124-40. 2009
    b>Arkansas was among the first states to pass comprehensive legislation to combat childhood obesity, with Arkansas Act 1220 of 2003...
  19. ncbi Arkansas fights fat: translating research into policy to combat childhood and adolescent obesity
    Kevin W Ryan
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:992-1004. 2006
    ..However, guidance for translating public health and clinical evidence into meaningful policies has been limited. Arkansas formulated and passed simple yet powerful legislation to combat childhood obesity through actions in public ..
  20. pmc Barriers to diabetes self-management education programs in underserved rural Arkansas: implications for program evaluation
    Appathurai Balamurugan
    Arkansas Department of Health and Human Services, 4815 W Markham, Slot 32, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A15. 2006
    ..In this study, we discuss the barriers faced during the implementation of DSME programs in medically underserved rural areas of Arkansas.
  21. ncbi Effects of mode of delivery on mortality and severe brain injury in extremely low birth weight infants in Arkansas
    Chad A Barber
    J Ark Med Soc 104:63-6. 2007
    ..7% (36/135) vs. 10% (24/239) for cesarean section (P < .0001). Cesarean delivery was associated with higher odds of survival without severe brain injury (SBI) (OR = 2.33, 95% CI [1.36, 4.00])...
  22. ncbi An outbreak of varicella in elementary school children with two-dose varicella vaccine recipients--Arkansas, 2006
    Philip L Gould
    Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:678-81. 2009
    ..In October 2006, the Arkansas Department of Health was notified of a varicella outbreak among students where some received a second dose during ..
  23. ncbi Folic acid and the decline in neural tube defects in Arkansas
    Bridget S Mosley
    J Ark Med Soc 103:247-50. 2007
    ..Cereal grains sold in the U.S. have been fortified with folic acid since 1998. The Arkansas Reproductive Health Monitoring System and the Arkansas Folic Acid Coalition have encouraged use of folic acid and ..
  24. pmc Activating transcription factor 6 (ATF6) sequence polymorphisms in type 2 diabetes and pre-diabetic traits
    Winston S Chu
    Division of Endocrinology 111J 1 LR, Department of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, John L McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital, 4700 W 7th Street, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Diabetes 56:856-62. 2007
    ..ATF6 does not appear to play a major role in type 2 diabetes, but further work is required to identify the cause of the allelic expression imbalance...
  25. ncbi Arkansas Special Populations Access Network perception versus reality--cancer screening in primary care clinics
    William Rutledge
    Department of Surgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences UAMS, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Cancer 107:2052-60. 2006
    The origin of cancer health disparities and mortality in Arkansas is multifactorial...
  26. ncbi Prevalence of birth defects among infants of Gulf War veterans in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Georgia, Hawaii, and Iowa, 1989-1993
    Maria Rosario G Araneta
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research, Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:246-60. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to measure the prevalence of birth defects among infants of GWVs and nondeployed veterans (NDV) in states that conducted active case ascertainment of birth defects between 1989-93...
  27. ncbi Speciation, phylogeography and evolution of life history and morphology in plethodontid salamanders of the Eurycea multiplicata complex
    R M Bonett
    Department of Biology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington TX 76019, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:1189-203. 2004
    ..This suggests that local habitat parameters strongly influence life history mode in this complex, either facultatively or by selection for particular genotypes...
  28. ncbi Benefit-cost analysis of addiction treatment in Arkansas: specialty and standard residential programs for pregnant and parenting women
    Michael T French
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Florida 33136, USA mfrench miami edu
    Subst Abus 23:31-51. 2002
    ..residential treatment (Standard) was conducted on a sample of pregnant and parenting substance abusers from Arkansas. Economic benefits were derived from client self-reported information at treatment entry and at 6-month ..
  29. ncbi A forty-three year museum study of northern cricket frog (Acris crepitans) abnormalities in Arkansas: upward trends and distributions
    Malcolm L McCallum
    Environmental Sciences Ph D Program, Arkansas State University, P O Box 847, State University, Arkansas 72467, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:522-8. 2003
    ..We documented abnormalities in A. crepitans housed in the Arkansas State University Museum of Zoology Herpetology Collection...
  30. ncbi Impact of the conjugate pneumococcal vaccine in arkansas
    Gordon E Schutze
    Department of Pediatrics and Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1125-9. 2004
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  31. pmc Agricultural pesticide use and hypospadias in eastern Arkansas
    Kristy J Meyer
    Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1681, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1589-95. 2006
    ..We assessed the relationship between hypospadias and proximity to agricultural pesticide applications using a GIS-based exposure method...
  32. ncbi Efficacy of VectoLex WDG against Anopheles quadrimaculatus and Psorophora columbiae larvae in Arkansas and Mississippi rice
    J A Dennett
    Department of Entomology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 17:231-7. 2001
    ..In tests in Arkansas, Ps...
  33. pmc High-dose melphalan-based autotransplants for multiple myeloma: the Arkansas experience since 1989 in 3077 patients
    Mauricio Pineda-Roman
    Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Cancer 112:1754-64. 2008
    In this report, the authors describe their collective experience with melphalan-based autotransplants since the inception of their program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1989.
  34. ncbi Arkansas' Clean Indoor Air Act, one year later
    Casey L Penn
    J Ark Med Soc 104:56-8. 2007
  35. ncbi Mammography utilization pattern throughout the state of Arkansas: a challenge for the future
    A R Jazieh
    University of Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Community Health 26:249-55. 2001
    ..MDCP) was aimed at determining the 1997 mammography rate and screening practice patterns throughout the state of Arkansas. The MDCP conducted a comprehensive survey of mammography centers to collect individual patient demographic data, ..
  36. ncbi What's driving the decline in tuberculosis in Arkansas? A molecular epidemiologic analysis of tuberculosis trends in a rural, low-incidence population, 1997 2003
    Anne Marie France
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:662-71. 2007
    ..the relative contributions of recent and remotely acquired infection to the yearly incidence of tuberculosis in Arkansas, a state with a largely rural population where the incidence of tuberculosis declined from 7...
  37. ncbi Factors associated with delays in accessing HIV primary care in rural Arkansas
    J Milberg
    HIV AIDS Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 15:527-32. 2001
    ..which factors are associated with delays in seeking care in a predominantly rural, economically poor area of Arkansas. The study population is 75% African American and male and 70% lack health insurance; nearly one fourth were ..
  38. ncbi Thalidomide and CC-5013 in multiple myeloma: the University of Arkansas experience
    Bart Barlogie
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham, Slot 623, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Semin Hematol 40:33-8. 2003
    ..relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma in a landmark phase II study of 169 patients conducted at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), UAMS initiated several trials of thalidomide and the more potent thalidomide analog ..
  39. ncbi Notes and double knocks from Arkansas
    Russell A Charif
    Science 309:1489. 2005
  40. ncbi Meningococcal infections in children from Arkansas
    Stephanie H Stovall
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock 72202 3591, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:366-70. 2002
    ..With wide-spread use of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, this organism might become the prominent pathogen for invasive disease in children...
  41. ncbi Regional bias in birth defect prevalence rates for Arkansas: influence of incomplete ascertainment along surveillance system borders
    Bridget S Mosley
    Arkansas Center for Birth Defects Research and Prevention, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, 11219 Financial Center Parkway, Suite 250, Little Rock, AR 72211, USA
    Teratology 66:S36-40. 2002
    As part of the continuing evaluation of the Arkansas Reproductive Health Monitoring System (ARHMS), we assessed the effects on birth defect prevalence rates introduced by incomplete case ascertainment along surveillance boundaries.
  42. pmc Invasive disease due to nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae among children in Arkansas
    Joshua M O'Neill
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3064-9. 2003
    ..we reviewed cases of invasive disease due to nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae among children hospitalized at Arkansas Children's Hospital from 1993 to 2001...
  43. ncbi Efficacy of Biomist 30:30 and Aqua Reslin against Anopheles quadrimaculatus in Arkansas
    R J Crockett
    Department of Entomology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 18:68-9. 2002
    ..05). Between 12 and 24 h, about 8% recovery was observed in mosquitoes treated with Aqua Reslin at 31 m...
  44. pmc Using paid radio advertisements to promote physical activity among Arkansas tweens
    Appathurai Balamurugan
    Arkansas Department of Health and Human Services, Little Rock, Ark 72205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A08. 2005
    ..Physical inactivity is associated with a host of chronic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Paid media advertisements have been an effective method of promoting physical activity...
  45. pmc Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a rural community, Arkansas, 1945-2000
    Jennifer A Dillaha
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1246-8. 2002
    A cluster of tuberculosis cases in a rural community in Arkansas persisted from 1991 to 1999. The cluster had 13 members, 11 linked epidemiologically...
  46. ncbi Dietary intake in the lower Mississippi delta region: results from the Foods of our Delta Study
    Catherine M Champagne
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 4124, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:199-207. 2004
    ..To collect and evaluate food intake data from a culturally diverse population and compare with national survey data...
  47. ncbi Consumption of calcium among African American adolescent girls
    Susan L P Goolsby
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, 800 Marshall Street, Slot 603, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:476-82. 2006
    ..To determine the adequacy of calcium intake of children by demographic group in the Lower Mississippi Delta (LMD) and compare to national statistics...
  48. ncbi High prevalence of food insecurity and hunger in households in the rural Lower Mississippi Delta
    Janice E Stuff
    USDA, ARS, Delta NIRI, 900 South Shackleford Road, Suite 509, Little Rock, AR 72211, USA
    J Rural Health 20:173-80. 2004
    Residents of the Lower Mississippi Delta of Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi are at risk for food insecurity since a high proportion of the population live in households with incomes below the poverty level and have reduced access to ..
  49. ncbi Rural access to vocational rehabilitation services: minority farmers' perspective
    Ari Mwachofi
    Health Administration and Policy, College of Public Health, The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City 73104, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 29:891-902. 2007
    ..The paper documents the need for, and obstacles to effective access to rehabilitation services by minority farmers. It draws from the findings of a study conducted in the Mississippi delta...
  50. ncbi The role of African-American clergy in providing informal services to drug users in the rural South: preliminary ethnographic findings
    Rocky L Sexton
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addiction Research, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 5:1-21. 2006
    ..We use qualitative interviews with 15 African-American ministers and 26 African-American drug users in Arkansas' Mississippi River Delta region to explore this issue...
  51. ncbi Interdisciplinary and distance education in the Delta: the Delta Health Education Partnership
    Phyllis Skorga
    Arkansas State University, State University, Arkansas, USA
    J Interprof Care 16:149-57. 2002
    ..The advantages and limitations of the asynchronous Internet-based courses are explored as part of the program evaluation...
  52. ncbi Symptom profile and asthma control in school-aged children
    Perla A Vargas
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 3591, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:787-93. 2006
    ..Children with poorly controlled asthma are at high risk of airway remodeling, sleep disruption, school absenteeism, and limited participation in activities...
  53. ncbi Household food insecurity is associated with adult health status
    Janice E Stuff
    U S Department of Agriculture ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Nutr 134:2330-5. 2004
    ..A two-stage stratified cluster sample representative of the population in 36 counties in the Delta region of Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi was selected using list-assisted random digit dialing telephone methodology...
  54. ncbi Perceptions of factors influencing healthful food consumption behavior in the Lower Mississippi Delta: focus group findings
    Bernestine B McGee
    Division of Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Nutrition and Food Program, Southern University and A and M College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 40:102-9. 2008
    ..To identify perceptions of Lower Mississippi Delta (LMD) residents regarding factors that influence a change in healthful food consumption behavior to assist in planning sustainable nutrition interventions in the LMD...
  55. ncbi Culture-specific foods consumed by African-American women in the rural South
    Monique Robertson-Spencer
    Ethn Dis 14:1. 2004
  56. ncbi Differences between physical and behavioral health benefits in the health plans of at-risk drinkers
    John C Fortney
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center for Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:97-102. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to describe the physical and behavioral health benefits of a representative community-based sample of at-risk drinkers potentially in need of behavioral health services...
  57. ncbi The Delta project: increasing breast cancer screening among rural minority and older women by targeting rural healthcare providers
    Elizabeth Ann Coleman
    College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AK, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 30:669-77. 2003
    ..To test a multimethod approach designed for rural healthcare providers to increase breast cancer screening among low-income, African American, and older women...
  58. ncbi Parental recognition of overweight in school-age children
    Delia S West
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:630-6. 2008
    ..Examine the accuracy of parental weight perceptions of overweight children before and after the implementation of childhood obesity legislation that included BMI screening and feedback...
  59. ncbi Prostate cancer in Arkansas
    Creshelle Nash
    Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 98:331-8. 2002
    ..beliefs and attitudes about prostate cancer in black and white male populations in urban and rural areas of Arkansas. The study found a general lack of knowledge about prostate cancer and its symptoms, screening and treatment...
  60. ncbi Self-reported sugar-sweetened beverage intake among college students
    Delia Smith West
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham Street, 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1825-31. 2006
    ..To characterize sugar-sweetened beverage intake of college students...
  61. ncbi Sickle cell syndromes: misdiagnosis can affect treatment
    William E Golden
    University of Arkansas, Medical Sciences, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 101:144-5. 2004
  62. ncbi Health status in the Mississippi River Delta region
    Holly Felix
    Office of Community Based Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    South Med J 98:149-54. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine if and where there were counties with significantly better or poorer health than others in the region...
  63. ncbi Family economic pressure and adolescent suicidal ideation: application of the family stress model
    Kevin A Yoder
    Department of Sociology, University of North Texas, P O Box 311157, Denton, TX 76203, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:251-64. 2005
    ..The results indicate the applicability of the Family Stress Model for understanding adolescent suicidal ideation...
  64. ncbi Case: genotype reveals unusual discrepancy
    Ronald D Wilcox
    HIV Clin 19:1, 3. 2007
  65. ncbi Pancreatitis: prevalence and risk factors among male veterans in a detoxification program
    Dhiraj Yadav
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Pancreas 34:390-8. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of pancreatitis and associated risk factors among heavy-drinking veterans...
  66. ncbi Racial differences in the outcome of patients with colorectal carcinoma
    Rangaswamy Govindarajan
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Cancer Research Center, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Cancer 97:493-8. 2003
    ..The impact of treatments received and the role of socioeconomic factors such as income, education, and poverty levels were studied...
  67. ncbi CYP3A43 Pro(340)Ala polymorphism and prostate cancer risk in African Americans and Caucasians
    Angie Stone
    Division of Molecular Epidemiology, National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1257-61. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that the CYP3A43-Pro(340)Ala polymorphism contributes to prostate cancer risk...
  68. pmc Aryl hydrocarbon receptor nuclear translocator (ARNT) gene as a positional and functional candidate for type 2 diabetes and prediabetic intermediate traits: Mutation detection, case-control studies, and gene expression analysis
    Swapan K Das
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    BMC Med Genet 9:16. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that common polymorphisms in the ARNT gene might increase the susceptibility to type 2 diabetes through impaired glucose-stimulated insulin secretion...
  69. ncbi Racial and age-related disparities in obtaining screening mammography: results of a statewide database
    Abdul R Jazieh
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    South Med J 95:1145-8. 2002
    This study compared mammography rates in Arkansas, based on race and age, to identify any disparities in obtaining mammography.
  70. ncbi Cancer education takes on a spiritual focus for the African American faith community
    Deborah O Erwin
    Arkansas Cancer Research Center, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205, USA
    J Cancer Educ 17:46-9. 2002
    ..The faith community, specifically African American (AA) churches, has been a partner in the delivery of health educational messages for the past two decades...
  71. ncbi Occupational health nurses' educational needs: what do they want?
    Thomas A Mackey
    Occupational Health for Nurses Program, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing, Houston, TX, USA
    AAOHN J 51:514-20. 2003
    ..educational preferences, impediments, and needs of occupational health nurses in the states of Texas, New Mexico, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma...
  72. ncbi A multidisciplinary approach in a community pharmacy can improve outcomes for diabetes patients
    Donna West
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice, 4301 West Markham, Slot 522, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Diabetes Educ 29:962-8. 2003
  73. ncbi General characteristics and experiences of specialized standardized patients: breast teaching associate professionals
    Elizabeth Ann Coleman
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Nursing, Little Rock 72205, USA
    J Cancer Educ 17:121-3. 2002
    ..As new needs and roles emerge for this method of teaching and evaluation, information is needed for recruitment, training, and retention...
  74. ncbi Participant satisfaction with a school telehealth education program using interactive compressed video delivery methods in rural Arkansas
    Ann B Bynum
    Rural Hospital Program, Arkansas Area Health Education Center AHEC Program, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1123 South University Ave, Suite 400, Slot 599A, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    J Sch Health 72:235-42. 2002
    ..This study assessed program satisfaction among participants in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' School Telehealth Education Program delivered by interactive compressed video...
  75. ncbi Methamphetamine use and adverse consequences in the rural southern United States: an ethnographic overview
    Rocky L Sexton
    Center for Interventions, Treatment and Addictions Research, Wright State University School of Medicine, 143 Biological Sciences, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2006
    ..This article presents an ethnographic overview of methamphetamine use in rural Kentucky and Arkansas based on qualitative interviews conducted with 34 active, not-in-treatment, primary methamphetamine users...
  76. ncbi A comparison of ATV-related behaviors, exposures, and injuries between farm youth and nonfarm youth
    Chester S Jones
    Department of Health Science, Kinesiology, Recreation and Dance, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AK 72701, USA
    J Rural Health 21:70-3. 2005
    ..All terrain vehicles (ATVs) are a popular form of transportation and recreation for youth. ATVs are also convenient for farm-related activities. However, the impact of the farming environment on ATV-related injuries is not clear...
  77. ncbi "My mind's made up": assumptions and decision-making in accounts of caregiving women
    Sally Browder
    Lyon College, PO Box 2317, Batesville, AR 72503 2317, USA
    J Women Aging 14:77-97. 2002
    ..Deliberating decisions regarding caregiving, however, was likely to color the experience of caregiving, leaving the caregiver feeling vulnerable, doubtful about herself, and more stressed...
  78. ncbi Educational strategies to enhance placement and retention of nurse practitioners in rural Arkansas
    Thomas Kippenbrock
    University of Arkansas, Eleanor Mann School of Nursing, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 16:139-43. 2004
    ..To examine the factors and incentives enhancing nurse practitioners' (NPs') long-term employment in rural areas...
  79. ncbi Women's early warning symptoms of acute myocardial infarction
    Jean C McSweeney
    College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham St, Slot 529, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Circulation 108:2619-23. 2003
    ..Data remain sparse on women's prodromal symptoms before acute myocardial infarction (AMI). This study describes prodromal and AMI symptoms in women...
  80. ncbi Rural family caregivers and health behaviors: results from an epidemiologic survey
    Cynthia M Castro
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Hoover Pavilion N229, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    J Aging Health 19:87-105. 2007
    ..In a community telephone survey of rural Missouri, Arkansas, and Tennessee, respondents were asked about their health, physical activity, nutrition, health providers, and ..
  81. ncbi Issues in assessing satisfaction: findings of the arkansas medicaid family planning demonstration waiver evaluation
    Holly C Felix
    Office of Community Based Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:533-8. 2004
    b>Arkansas was one of the first states to expand family planning services under its state Medicaid plan through a Section 1115 Demonstration Waiver...
  82. ncbi Preventive services vital for children, state, providers
    Robert Hopkins
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 102:194-5. 2006
  83. ncbi Managing hemophilia: safer, more effective but expensive
    William E Golden
    Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 101:50-1. 2004
  84. ncbi Consumer and surrogate preferences for a cash option versus traditional services: Florida adults with developmental disabilities
    L Simon-Rusinowitz
    University of Maryland Center on Aging, HHP Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Ment Retard 39:87-103. 2001
    ....
  85. ncbi Developing a diabetes review course for rural health professionals using videoconferencing
    Donna West
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy Practice, 4301 West Markham, Slot 522, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:210-2, 214-6, 219-21. 2004
  86. ncbi Health communications in rural America: lessons learned from an arthritis campaign in rural Arkansas
    Appathurai Balamurugan
    Arkansas Department of Health and Human Services, Little Rock, AR 72203 1437, USA
    J Rural Health 23:270-5. 2007
    ..Lack of awareness about diseases and associated risk factors could partially account for some rural health disparities. Health communications campaigns can be an effective means of increasing awareness in these areas...
  87. ncbi Parent bed spaces in the PICU: effect on parental stress
    Andrea B Smith
    Office of Grants and Research Administration, Cook Children s Medical Center, Fort Worth, TX, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 33:215-21. 2007
    ..02) for parents who utilized the parent beds in the new PICUs. New PICU environments that facilitate continual parental presence may reduce parental stress related to a child's hospitalization...
  88. ncbi Advocating for children's health at the state level: lessons learned
    M E Aitken
    Center for Health Promotion, Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children's Hospital, 800 Marshall St, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:877-80. 2001
    ..the successful creation and promotion of a bill to fund a nurse home visitation program for high-risk mothers in Arkansas. It illustrates several key factors in successful advocacy by pediatricians working in an academic setting: a ..
  89. ncbi Barriers to physical activity among women in the rural midwest
    Thearis Osuji
    Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Women Health 44:41-55. 2006
    ..Data were obtained from a telephone survey of 2,510 residents of rural southeastern Missouri, Tennessee, and Arkansas. After adjusting for age and income, women who identified personal barriers, such as lack of time, no motivation, ..
  90. ncbi The impact of telemedicine on patients' cost savings: some preliminary findings
    Ann B Bynum
    Rural Hospital Program, and Program Development, Arkansas Area Health Education Center AHEC Program, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Telemed J E Health 9:361-7. 2003
    This study evaluated patients' cost savings in a telehealth project at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' (UAMS) during 1998-2002...
  91. ncbi Lack of knowledge of diabetes among Arkansas public elementary teachers: implications for dietitians
    Mimi Gormanous
    Arkansas Department of Health, El Dorado, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:1136-8. 2002
  92. ncbi School-based asthma case finding: the Arkansas experience
    Perla A Vargas
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Center for Applied Research and Evaluation, Slot 512 26, AR 72202 3591, USA
    J Sch Health 76:223-6. 2006
    ..Improved systems for case identification of children with asthma are needed in schools. Efforts should focus on strategies to improve asthma control...
  93. ncbi Factors affecting shoulder pain in adolescents and young adults with spina bifida
    Susan Roehrig
    Physical Therapy Program, Arkansas State University, State University, Arkansas 72467, USA
    Pediatr Phys Ther 20:224-32. 2008
    ..This study was designed to determine whether factors affecting shoulder pain in adults with spinal cord injury also affected adolescent and young adult manual wheelchair users with spina bifida...
  94. ncbi Evaluating the impact of child safety seat check-up events on parental knowledge
    Ashley B Herring
    Health Sciences Department, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 99:187-90. 2002
    ..subjects for this study were 101 parents/caregivers who attended child safety seat check-up events in northwest Arkansas from May 2000 through June 2001. A 20-item survey was conducted via the telephone...
  95. ncbi 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...
  96. ncbi 2005 Annual Report of the American Association of Poison Control Centers' national poisoning and exposure database
    Melisa W Lai
    American Association of Poison Control Centers, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 44:803-932. 2006
    ..AL; Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center, Tucson, AZ; Banner Poison Control Center, Phoenix, AZ; Arkansas Poison and Drug Information Center, Little Rock, AK; California Poison Control System-Fresno/Madera Division, CA; ..
  97. ncbi Multistate improvement in process and outcomes of carotid endarterectomy
    Timothy F Kresowik
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:372-80. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effect of community-wide performance measurement and feedback on key processes and outcomes of carotid endarterectomy (CEA)...
  98. ncbi Occurrence of dispensing errors and efforts to reduce medication errors at the Central Arkansas Veteran's Healthcare System
    Philip Rolland
    Western Arizona Regional Medical Center, Bullhead City, Arizona 86442, USA
    Drug Saf 27:271-82. 2004
    ....
  99. doi A New Species of Eimeria (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the marbled salamander, Ambystoma opacum (Caudata: Ambystomatidae), from northern Louisiana
    Chris T McAllister
    Department of Physical and Life Sciences, Chadron State College, Chadron, Nebraska 69337, USA
    J Parasitol 94:727-30. 2008
    ..Salamanders were collected in Bradley (n = 2), Little River (n = 1), Miller (n = 1), and Sevier (n = 1) Counties, Arkansas; Webster Parish, Louisiana (n = 2); and Bowie (n = 1) and Nacogdoches (n = 2) Counties, Texas. Two of 10 (20%) A...
  100. ncbi Evaluating viral interference between infectious bronchitis virus and Newcastle disease virus vaccine strains using quantitative reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction
    J Gelb
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, Avian Biosciences Center, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 2150, USA
    Avian Dis 51:924-34. 2007
    ..The vaccine strains of IBV tested were Massachusetts (Mass) and Arkansas (Ark). The NDV + Mass vaccines used were commercially manufactured combined products...
  101. ncbi Rapid temperature acclimation of leaf respiration rates in Quercus alba and Quercus rubra
    Paul V Bostad
    Department of Forest Resources, 115 Green Hall, University of Minnesota, 1530 Cleveland Ave N, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Tree Physiol 23:969-76. 2003
    ..In a third, field-based study, we measured leaf respiration rates in the same three sources of Q. alba and in Arkansas, Indiana and Minnesota sources of Q...

Research Grants83

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This contract is for the RML for Region 5, which is located within and provides services to the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas...
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This contract is for the RML for Region 5, which is located within and provides services to the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas...
  3. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This contract is for the RML for Region 5, which is located within and provides services to the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas...
  4. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This contract is for the RML for Region 5, which is located within and provides services to the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas...
  5. Western Regional Center of Excellence for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Dise
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The WRCE is a unifying force in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana for collaborative research on infectious diseases...
  6. Western Regional Center of Excellence for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Dise
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The WRCE is a unifying force in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana for collaborative research on infectious diseases...
  7. Aspects of Biotin Nutrition
    Donald Mock; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PERFORMANCE snt(S) (organization, city, state) University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR General Clinical Research Center, McClellan Veteran's Hospital, Little ..
  8. PRIDE: Program to Reduce Incontinence by Diet & Exercise
    Deborah Grady; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..PERFORMANCE Sm=(S) (organization,cty, state) University of California. San Francisco, CA University of Arkansas KEY PERSONNEL See instructions...
  9. TSQ Vantage Bundle with Acquity UltraPerformance LC
    Nicolaas E Deutz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A major user group of 4 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) clinical research scientists, holding 7 current NIH peer-reviewed grants, request a chemical separation and analysis system ..
  10. PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Stephen Lauer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..diverse population from metropolitan Atlanta, the State of Georgia, and other states including Alabama, Arkansas, the Carolinas, Florida, and Mississippi...
  11. PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Andrew Yeager; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..diverse population from metropolitan Atlanta, the State of Georgia, and other states including Alabama, Arkansas, the Carolinas, Florida, and Mississippi...
  12. PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Andrew Yeager; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..diverse population from metropolitan Atlanta, the State of Georgia, and other states including Alabama, Arkansas, the Carolinas, Florida, and Mississippi...
  13. PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Stephen Lauer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..diverse population from metropolitan Atlanta, the State of Georgia, and other states including Alabama, Arkansas, the Carolinas, Florida, and Mississippi...
  14. Enhanced Academic Detailing to Increase Immunization Recall Rate
    JOSEPH GARY WHEELER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Despite abundant evidence that reminder/recall (RR) systems effectively increase immunization rates, most Arkansas health care providers in both rural and urban areas do not use them...
  15. Region VI Center for Biodefence and Emerging Infections
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A, B, and C pathogens posing threats as agents of bioterrorism, 22 institutions in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana have combined their energy, creativity, and resources to propose creation of the Region Vl Center ..
  16. Region VI Center for Biodefence and Emerging Infections
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A, B, and C pathogens posing threats as agents of bioterrorism, 22 institutions in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana have combined their energy, creativity, and resources to propose creation of the Region Vl Center ..
  17. Region VI Center for Biodefence and Emerging Infections
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A, B, and C pathogens posing threats as agents of bioterrorism, 22 institutions in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana have combined their energy, creativity, and resources to propose creation of the Region Vl Center ..
  18. Region VI Center for Biodefence and Emerging Infections
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A, B, and C pathogens posing threats as agents of bioterrorism, 22 institutions in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana have combined their energy, creativity, and resources to propose creation of the Region Vl Center ..
  19. Region VI Center for Biodefence and Emerging Infections
    David Walker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A, B, and C pathogens posing threats as agents of bioterrorism, 22 institutions in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana have combined their energy, creativity, and resources to propose creation of the Region Vl Center ..
  20. Centers for Medical Countermeasures Against Radiation
    Nelson J Chao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..academic medical centers: Duke University, University of North Carolina, Wake Forest University and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and will consist of seven research projects and five support cores...
  21. Bisphosphonate binding to connexin43-expressing cells
    Teresita Bellido; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Teresita Bellido from the Center of Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA. The foreign collaborator is Dr...
  22. Bisphosphonate binding to connexin43-expressing cells
    Teresita Bellido; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Teresita Bellido from the Center of Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA. The foreign collaborator is Dr...
  23. Bisphosphonate binding to connexin43-expressing cells
    Teresita Bellido; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Teresita Bellido from the Center of Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA. The foreign collaborator is Dr...
  24. Bisphosphonate binding to connexin43-expressing cells
    Teresita Bellido; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Teresita Bellido from the Center of Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA. The foreign collaborator is Dr...
  25. CORRELATIVE STUDIES USING SPECIMENS FROM SWOG 9321
    John Shaughnessy; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Adapted from the Investigator's Abstract): Cytogenetic studies by the myeloma research team at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) as part of the clinical staging of more than 1,000 patients has led to the discovery ..
  26. CORRELATIVE STUDIES USING SPECIMENS FROM SWOG 9321
    John Shaughnessy; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Adapted from the Investigator's Abstract): Cytogenetic studies by the myeloma research team at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) as part of the clinical staging of more than 1,000 patients has led to the discovery ..
  27. Treatment modality and socioeconomic status in treating tobacco dependence
    CHRISTINE ELIZABETH SHEFFER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..b>Arkansas has a high proportion of lower SES and rural residents and one of the highest rates of smoking in the nation...
  28. Chitosan-based Delivery and Immunopotentiation of Cancer Vaccines
    David Zaharoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recently, Dr. Zaharoff joined the faculty in the Biomedical Engineering Program at the University of Arkansas. Biomedical Engineering is a rapidly expanding program that is committed to achieving national recognition...
  29. Point Source Ozonation to Minimize Antibiotic Resistance
    SCOTT OSBORN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..unit to deploy in a large pilot-scale study at Springdale Wastewater Treatment Facility (SWWTF) in Springdale, Arkansas. Furthermore, BlueInGreen will collaborate with the University of Arkansas to measure the ability of HYDOZ ..
  30. Immunoregulatory Networks in Chlamydia Genital Tract Infection
    Amy Scurlock; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..advantage of strong mentoring, protected research time, and outstanding academic resources at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute to reach her goal of becoming ..
  31. Increased Gluconeogenesis Is One Cause of CFRD
    DANA HARDIN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..from the CF centers at The University and the South Central CF Consortium (all CF centers in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas)...
  32. Increased Gluconeogenesis Is One Cause of CFRD
    DANA HARDIN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..from the CF centers at The University and the South Central CF Consortium (all CF centers in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas)...
  33. Increased Gluconeogenesis Is One Cause of CFRD
    DANA HARDIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..from the CF centers at The University and the South Central CF Consortium (all CF centers in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas)...
  34. Increased Gluconeogenesis Is One Cause of CFRD
    DANA HARDIN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..from the CF centers at The University and the South Central CF Consortium (all CF centers in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas)...
  35. Increased Gluconeogenesis Is One Cause of CFRD
    DANA HARDIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..from the CF centers at The University and the South Central CF Consortium (all CF centers in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas)...
  36. Increased Gluconeogenesis Is One Cause of CFRD
    DANA HARDIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..from the CF centers at The University and the South Central CF Consortium (all CF centers in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas)...
  37. Working to Eliminate Barriers: Cancer Communities Online
    Ronda Henry Tillman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In Arkansas, 61 out of 75 counties are considered rural which makes it difficult to collaborate effectively due to distance...
  38. A RESOURCE FOR BIOMEDICAL MASS SPECTROMETRY
    William Holmes; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..requiring mass spectrometric analyses, for the states of Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Kentucky. 2...
  39. Study of Energy and Aging
    Steven Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..will be recruited and examined by experienced research centers at the Universities of Pittsburgh, Wake Forest and Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and the study will be coordinated by the San Francisco Coordinating Center...
  40. Rural and Urban African American Cocaine Users'Perceived Need for Care
    TYRONE FINLEY BORDERS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a community-based mixed methods study of African American cocaine users residing in rural and urban areas of Arkansas. Specifically, we propose a sequential mixed-method design, with qualitative key informant interviews conducted ..
  41. Midwest Children's Consortium
    Yumirle Turmelle; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Louis Children's Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine (SLCH/WUSTL) by expanding enrollments to Arkansas Children's Hospital/University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (ACH/UAMS), interacting with the resources ..
  42. Midwest Children's Consortium
    Yumirle P Turmelle; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Louis Children's Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine (SLCH/WUSTL) by expanding enrollments to Arkansas Children's Hospital/University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (ACH/UAMS), interacting with the resources ..
  43. Rural and Urban African American Cocaine Users' Perceived Need for Care
    TYRONE FINLEY BORDERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a community-based mixed methods study of African American cocaine users residing in rural and urban areas of Arkansas. Specifically, we propose a sequential mixed-method design, with qualitative key informant interviews conducted ..
  44. Midwest Children's Consortium
    Yumirle P Turmelle; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Louis Children's Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine (SLCH/WUSTL) by expanding enrollments to Arkansas Children's Hospital/University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (ACH/UAMS), interacting with the resources ..
  45. The Arkansas Research Collaborative (ARC)
    Geoffrey Goldsmith; Fiscal Year: 2002
    The purpose of this category-I request is to develop the Arkansas Research Collaborative (ARC), designed to be the first statewide family medicine practice-based research network (PBRN) in Arkansas, and the only PBRN to reach the large ..
  46. The Arkansas Research Collaborative (ARC)
    Geoffrey Goldsmith; Fiscal Year: 2003
    The purpose of this category-I request is to develop the Arkansas Research Collaborative (ARC), designed to be the first statewide family medicine practice-based research network (PBRN) in Arkansas, and the only PBRN to reach the large ..
  47. Raloxifene in Women with AD: Randomized Controlled Trial
    VICTOR HENDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Studies will be conducted at two performance sites, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Indiana University...
  48. Raloxifene in Women with AD: Randomized Controlled Trial
    VICTOR HENDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Studies will be conducted at two performance sites, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Indiana University...
  49. Raloxifene in Women with AD: Randomized Controlled Trial
    VICTOR HENDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Studies will be conducted at two performance sites, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Indiana University...
  50. Technology Exchange for Cancer Health Network (TECH-Net)
    Teresa Waters; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..care program to improve cancer management in the rural communities of west Tennessee, north Mississippi and east Arkansas. This Health Information Technology (HIT) project builds upon a two-pronged approach to total clinical decision ..
  51. Technology Exchange for Cancer Health Network (TECH-Net)
    Karen Fox; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..care program to improve cancer management in the rural communities of west Tennessee, north Mississippi and east Arkansas. This Health Information Technology (HIT) project builds upon a two-pronged approach to total clinical decision ..
  52. STOP-ROP PARTICIPATING CLINICAL CENTER
    JAMES BRADFORD; Fiscal Year: 1993
    DESCRIPTION (Investigator's Abstract) "This proposal requests support for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences as a Participating Center in the Supplemental Therapeutic Oxygen for Prethreshold Retinopathy of Prematurity (STOP-..
  53. Technology Exchange for Cancer Health Network (TECH-Net)
    Teresa Waters; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..care program to improve cancer management in the rural communities of west Tennessee, north Mississippi and east Arkansas. This Health Information Technology (HIT) project builds upon a two-pronged approach to total clinical decision ..
  54. IMPROVEMENT OF ANIMAL RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Gary Moore; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..for support to replace specific cage sanitation equipment in the animal research Facilities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), Arkansas' largest biomedical research center...
  55. Design and Development of Pharmacotherapies for Treating Stimulant Abuse
    Frank Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Michael Owens (University of Arkansas) is the use of monoclonal antibodies, which will bind the drugs of abuse and alter their pharmacokinetic ..
  56. Design and Development of Pharmacotherapies for Treating Stimulant Abuse
    Frank Ivy Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Michael Owens (University of Arkansas) is the use of monoclonal antibodies, which will bind the drugs of abuse and alter their pharmacokinetic ..
  57. NATIONAL DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT CLINICAL TRIALS NETWORK
    Robert Hubbard; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..access to diverse underserved populations in rural and small urban areas in the 9 Southern States\par (Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and\par Virginia) that have 25% of ..
  58. Southwest Center for Agricultural Health, Injury Prevention, and Education
    Jeffrey L Levin; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The SW Ag Center has established as its service area Public Health Region VI that includes Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas...
  59. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Initiative for Maximizing Student
    Billy R Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..2 times more often than minorities. In Arkansas, the average percentage of African American undergraduate students on campus is 18...
  60. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Initiative for Maximizing Student
    Billy R Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..2 times more often than minorities. In Arkansas, the average percentage of African American undergraduate students on campus is 18...
  61. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Initiative for Maximizing Student
    Billy Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2 times more often than minorities. In Arkansas, the average percentage of African American undergraduate students on campus is 18...
  62. EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY SHARED RESOURCE LABORATORY
    Laura Lamps; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..microscopy, and in situ hybridization are techniques that are integral to cancer at the applicant site the Arkansas Cancer Research Center (ACRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  63. EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY SHARED RESOURCE LABORATORY
    Laura Lamps; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..microscopy, and in situ hybridization are techniques that are integral to cancer at the applicant site the Arkansas Cancer Research Center (ACRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  64. EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY SHARED RESOURCE LABORATORY
    Laura Lamps; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..microscopy, and in situ hybridization are techniques that are integral to cancer at the applicant site the Arkansas Cancer Research Center (ACRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  65. EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY SHARED RESOURCE LABORATORY
    Laura Lamps; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..microscopy, and in situ hybridization are techniques that are integral to cancer at the applicant site the Arkansas Cancer Research Center (ACRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  66. EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY SHARED RESOURCE LABORATORY
    Laura Lamps; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..microscopy, and in situ hybridization are techniques that are integral to cancer at the applicant site the Arkansas Cancer Research Center (ACRC) at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  67. PHYSIOLOGICAL FACTORS IN HYPERTHERMIA
    Robert Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a new team of experts in tumor radiation biology, physiology, engineering and physics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Murine and human cancer cell lines will be grown in mice...
  68. PHYSIOLOGICAL FACTORS IN HYPERTHERMIA
    Robert Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..a new team of experts in tumor radiation biology, physiology, engineering and physics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Murine and human cancer cell lines will be grown in mice...
  69. Coordinated Telehealth Care Program for Rural Elders with Congestive Heart Failur
    Hongtu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the Reynolds Institute Center on Aging (RICOA) and the Reynolds Department of Geriatrics at the University of Arkansas Medical School, one the largest academic geriatric medicine programs in the country, and with Medullan Inc...
  70. TRAINING PROGRAM IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH
    G Richard Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of the currently funded NRSA fellowship program at the Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  71. TRAINING PROGRAM IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH
    G Richard Smith; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of the currently funded NRSA fellowship program at the Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  72. TRAINING PROGRAM IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH
    G Richard Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of the currently funded NRSA fellowship program at the Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  73. TRAINING PROGRAM IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH
    G Richard Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of the currently funded NRSA fellowship program at the Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)...
  74. ZEISS LSM 510 CONFOCAL MICROSCOPE SYSTEM
    Richard Kurten; Fiscal Year: 2005
    A focused group of 4 researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), all affiliated with the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, request funds for a Zeiss LSM 510 laser scanning confocal microscope...
  75. FETAL MAGNETOENCEPHALOGRAPHY AND EVOKED POTENTIALS
    Curtis Lowery; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..grant, we have progressed toward this goal by successfully developing and installing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) the world's first biomagnetic-sensing system, SARA (SQUID Array for Reproductive ..
  76. IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR PATIENTS WITH PEANUT ANAPHYLAXIS
    ARVIL BURKS; Fiscal Year: 1999
    The applicant is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences...
  77. Short-Term Training in Cardiovascular Research
    Sue Levkoff; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Lower Mississippi Delta Region, a 219-country strip along the Mississippi River in Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee is populated by approximately 8...
  78. IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR PATIENTS WITH PEANUT ANAPHYLAXIS
    ARVIL BURKS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    The applicant is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences...
  79. Policy Changes and Pregnancy Outcomes
    Theodore Joyce; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..study is possible because we have unique individual-level data on all abortions that occurred in Texas, Arizona, Arkansas and Oklahoma from 2001 to 2006 and all births to residents in the same states over the same period...
  80. IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR PATIENTS WITH PEANUT ANAPHYLAXIS
    ARVIL BURKS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    The applicant is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences...
  81. IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR PATIENTS WITH PEANUT ANAPHYLAXIS
    ARVIL BURKS; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The applicant is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences...
  82. MULTICHANNEL SENSORS FOR NEUROSCIENCES
    Donald Woodward; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..b>Arkansas under direction of Dr. S. Ang. The plan is to work on four major aims in parallel...
  83. MULTICHANNEL SENSORS FOR NEUROSCIENCES
    Donald Woodward; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..b>Arkansas under direction of Dr. S. Ang. The plan is to work on four major aims in parallel...