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  1. ncbi Epidemiology of methamphetamine abuse in Missouri
    James M Topolski
    Missouri Institute of Mental Health, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, USA
    Mo Med 104:82-8. 2007
  2. ncbi Neutral metacommunity models predict fish diversity patterns in Mississippi-Missouri basin
    Rachata Muneepeerakul
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, E Quad, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    Nature 453:220-2. 2008
  3. pmc Disrupting evolutionary processes: the effect of habitat fragmentation on collared lizards in the Missouri Ozarks
    A R Templeton
    Department of Biology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5426-32. 2001
  4. ncbi Recurrence of preeclampsia: effects of gestational age at delivery of the first pregnancy, body mass index, paternity, and interval between births
    Dorothea Mostello
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:55.e1-7. 2008
  5. ncbi Neighborhood conditions and risk of incident lower-body functional limitations among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:450-8. 2006
  6. ncbi An epidemiologic investigation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Jefferson County, Missouri, 1998-2002
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 63103, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:81-6. 2008
  7. ncbi Infection rates of Amblyomma americanum and Dermacentor variabilis by Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii in southwest Missouri
    John G Steiert
    Department of Biology, Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65804, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2:53-60. 2002
  8. ncbi Theileriosis in a Missouri beef herd caused by Theileria buffeli: case report, herd investigation, ultrastructure, phylogenetic analysis, and experimental transmission
    S L Stockham
    Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    Vet Pathol 37:11-21. 2000
  9. ncbi Perceived and objective environmental measures and physical activity among urban adults
    Christine M Hoehner
    Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:105-16. 2005
  10. ncbi Recurrence of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm birth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univeristy of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:643-50. 2006

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  1. ncbi Epidemiology of methamphetamine abuse in Missouri
    James M Topolski
    Missouri Institute of Mental Health, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, USA
    Mo Med 104:82-8. 2007
    Methamphetamine use has spread over the past decade from the West to other regions of the nation. Since 2000, Missouri has ranked first in clandestine laboratory incidents...
  2. ncbi Neutral metacommunity models predict fish diversity patterns in Mississippi-Missouri basin
    Rachata Muneepeerakul
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, E Quad, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    Nature 453:220-2. 2008
    ..Here we show that fish diversity patterns throughout the Mississippi-Missouri River System are well described by a neutral metacommunity model coupled with an appropriate habitat capacity ..
  3. pmc Disrupting evolutionary processes: the effect of habitat fragmentation on collared lizards in the Missouri Ozarks
    A R Templeton
    Department of Biology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5426-32. 2001
    ..These impacts are illustrated with collared lizards (Crotaphytus collaris) in the Missouri Ozarks...
  4. ncbi Recurrence of preeclampsia: effects of gestational age at delivery of the first pregnancy, body mass index, paternity, and interval between births
    Dorothea Mostello
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:55.e1-7. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi Neighborhood conditions and risk of incident lower-body functional limitations among middle-aged African Americans
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:450-8. 2006
    ..01 (fair/poor noise level). Sensitivity analyses showed the robustness of the findings. Poor neighborhood conditions appear to be an independent contributor to the risk of incident LBFLs in middle-aged African Americans...
  6. ncbi An epidemiologic investigation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Jefferson County, Missouri, 1998-2002
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 63103, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:81-6. 2008
    ..between 1998 and 2002 were identified to study ALS prevalence and spatial clustering in Jefferson County, Missouri, where an active lead smelter is located...
  7. ncbi Infection rates of Amblyomma americanum and Dermacentor variabilis by Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii in southwest Missouri
    John G Steiert
    Department of Biology, Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65804, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2:53-60. 2002
    ..Since Missouri has a high incidence of human monocytic ehrlichiosis, we investigated the prevalence of E. chaffeensis- and E...
  8. ncbi Theileriosis in a Missouri beef herd caused by Theileria buffeli: case report, herd investigation, ultrastructure, phylogenetic analysis, and experimental transmission
    S L Stockham
    Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    Vet Pathol 37:11-21. 2000
    ..buffeli. The cow was in a herd in which all cattle originated in Missouri; 22/75 (29%) of cattle had a theilerial parasitemia and 26/75 (35%) had titers to T. buffeli of > or =1:160...
  9. ncbi Perceived and objective environmental measures and physical activity among urban adults
    Christine M Hoehner
    Prevention Research Center, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:105-16. 2005
    ..However, few studies have simultaneously assessed perceptions and objectively measured environmental factors and their relative association with transportation or recreational physical activity...
  10. ncbi Recurrence of spontaneous versus medically indicated preterm birth
    Cande V Ananth
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univeristy of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:643-50. 2006
    ..We examined the recurrence of spontaneous and medically indicated preterm birth...
  11. ncbi Racial disparity in the frequency of recurrence of preterm birth
    Zachary A F Kistka
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:131.e1-6. 2007
    ..We examined the hypothesis that black race independent of other factors increases the risk for extreme preterm birth and its frequency of recurrence at a similar gestational age...
  12. ncbi Epidemiology of a tuberculosis outbreak in a rural Missouri high school
    Lynelle Phillips
    Disease Investigation, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri 65109, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e514-9. 2004
    ..TB) control program even in low-incidence areas by studying a TB-contact investigation of a highly infectious high school student in rural Missouri, and 2) discuss factors that perpetuated or contained this school-based outbreak.
  13. ncbi Problem-based learning outcomes: ten years of experience at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
    Kimberly Hoffman
    University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Acad Med 81:617-25. 2006
    To add to a previous publication from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine (UMCSOM) on students' improvement in United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 and Step 2 scores after the implementation of a ..
  14. ncbi Clinically relevant levels of depressive symptoms in community-dwelling middle-aged African Americans
    Douglas K Miller
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:741-8. 2004
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  15. pmc Blastomycosis in Missouri: epidemiology and risk factors for endemic disease
    M V Cano
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 131:907-14. 2003
    Between 1992 and 1999, 93 cases of blastomycosis, including 25 laboratory confirmed cases, were identified in Missouri (annual incidence, 0.2/100,000 population)...
  16. ncbi Improving your new resident orientation program. A perspective from the University of Missouri-Columbia
    Gretchen M Schulz
    Division of General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:124-7. 2007
  17. ncbi One decade of self exclusion: Missouri casino self-excluders four to ten years after enrollment
    Sarah E Nelson
    Division on Addictions, Cambridge Health Alliance, 101 Station Landing, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Gambl Stud 26:129-44. 2010
    ..The current study assessed the experiences of a sample (N = 113) of Missouri self-excluders (SEs) for as long as 10 years after their initial enrollment in the Missouri Voluntary Exclusion ..
  18. ncbi Retest reliability of self-reported function, self-care, and disease history
    Elena M Andresen
    Department of Health Services Research, Management, and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    Med Care 43:93-7. 2005
    ..However, compared with objective data based on physiologic or laboratory tests, self-reports may suffer from lower accuracy and reliability. In addition, few reports examine reliability in population subgroups, such as black adults...
  19. pmc Analyzing a community-based coalition's efforts to reduce health disparities and the risk for chronic disease in Kansas City, Missouri
    Vicki L Collie-Akers
    Work Group for Community Health and Development, 1000 Sunnyside Ave, Dole Center, Room 4082, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A66. 2007
    ..S. population, less is understood about how to create conditions that will reduce these disparities...
  20. ncbi Baseline concentrations of trace elements in residential soils from Southeastern Missouri
    Abua Ikem
    Co operative Research Programs, Lincoln University, 307 Foster Hall, 904 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 140:69-81. 2008
    ..preliminary survey of trace elements content and their availability in residential soils from New Madrid County, Missouri was undertaken. Mean elemental concentrations (mg kg(-1), dry wt) of sixty two soil samples were: As 6.6, Be 0...
  21. ncbi Integrating baseline health status data collection into the process of care
    J A Spertus
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Missouri Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:369-80. 2001
    ..The Mid America Heart Institute of Saint Luke's Hospital (Kansas City, Mo), attempted to integrate the collection of health status assessments within the process of performing coronary revascularization...
  22. pmc Microbiologic evaluation of patients from Missouri with erythema migrans
    Gary P Wormser
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:423-8. 2005
    ..Therefore, B. lonestari is considered to be a leading candidate for the etiologic agent of EM in this region...
  23. ncbi Biomonitoring of lead, zinc, and cadmium in streams draining lead-mining and non-mining areas, southeast Missouri, USA
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 129:227-41. 2007
    ..of aquatic biota to lead (Pb), zinc (Zn), and cadmium (Cd) in streams draining a Pb-mining district in southeast Missouri. Samples of plant biomass (detritus, periphyton, and filamentous algae), invertebrates (snails, crayfish, and ..
  24. pmc Mortality in workers in poultry slaughtering/processing plants: the Missouri poultry cohort study
    G F Netto
    Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Occup Environ Med 60:784-8. 2003
    ..It is not known whether these viruses cause cancer in humans also. Epidemiological studies investigating this issue are scarce...
  25. ncbi Characteristics and gender differences among self-excluded casino problem gamblers: Missouri data
    Lia Nower
    School of Social Welfare, University of Missouri St Louis, 8001 Natural Bridge Road Lucas Hall 590, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    J Gambl Stud 22:81-99. 2006
    ..demographic and gambling-related characteristics of 2670 problem gamblers participating in a state-administered (Missouri) casino self-exclusion program between 2001 and 2003. Female (n=1298, 48.4%) and male (n=1372, 51...
  26. ncbi Health-related quality of life in middle-aged African Americans
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S118-23. 2004
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  27. ncbi Influence of prescribed burns on the abundance of Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in the Missouri Ozarks
    Brian F Allan
    Department of Biology, Washington University in Saint Louis, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:1030-6. 2009
    ..hickory (Carya spp.) forests in the Missouri Ozarks, USA, has considerable potential to alter the abundance of Amblyomma americanum (L...
  28. ncbi Pregnancy intentions, pregnancy attitudes, and the use of prenatal care in Missouri
    M R Sable
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri Columbia 65211 4470, USA
    Matern Child Health J 2:155-65. 1998
    This study uses data from 2378 mothers of live-born infants from the NICHD/Missouri Maternal and Infant Health Survey to examine the relationship between pregnancy intention and adequacy of prenatal care.
  29. ncbi First occurrence of Ochlerotatus japonicus in Missouri
    Stephanie Gallitano
    Tyson Research Center, Biology Department, Washington University in St Louis, Eureka, MO 63025, USA
    J Vector Ecol 30:347-8. 2005
  30. ncbi Application of the Concerns-Based Adoption Model to the installation of telemedicine in a rural Missouri nursing home
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 20:42-9. 2004
    ..and product (computer) of the telemedicine technologies in a rural nursing home setting in Missouri. Three rural counties of the 23 Missouri Telemedicine Network sites were chosen to pilot implementation of the ..
  31. ncbi Characterization of solid waste disposed at Columbia Sanitary Landfill in Missouri
    Yinghui Zeng
    Office of Social Economic Data Analysis, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Waste Manag Res 23:62-71. 2005
    ..The result of this study was also compared with a 1987 Columbia, Missouri study conducted by EIERA (1987), with studies conducted in other states such as Minnesota, Wisconsin, Oregon and ..
  32. ncbi A case study of the use of telemedicine by advanced practice nurses in rural Missouri
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 34:226-33. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of newly implemented telemedicine systems on rural practice and patient care in the Missouri Telemedicine Network.
  33. ncbi Rates of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-associated peritonitis at the University of Missouri
    Adam Whaley-Connell
    School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Adv Perit Dial 21:72-5. 2005
    ..Many factors have contributed to the reduction of PD-associated peritonitis rates at our center Improved connectology, catheter care, and patient education play key roles in the reduction of peritonitis...
  34. ncbi Frequency of eating homegrown produce is associated with higher intake among parents and their preschool-aged children in rural Missouri
    Marilyn S Nanney
    University of Utah, Health Promotion and Education Department, 1901 E So Campus Drive Annex 2115, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:577-84. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify whether or not there are associations between frequency of eating homegrown produce among rural parents and their preschool children and overall intake...
  35. ncbi Bioterrorism knowledge and educational participation of nurses in Missouri
    Terri Rebmann
    Institute for Biosecurity, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 41:67-76. 2010
    ..Nurses are integral to bioterrorism preparedness, but nurses' bioterrorism preparedness knowledge has not been evaluated well...
  36. ncbi Spatial controls of occurrence and spread of wildfires in the Missouri Ozark Highlands
    Jian Yang
    School of Natural Resources, University of Missouri, 203 ABNR Building, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:1212-25. 2008
    ..The application of spatial point pattern data analysis would also be valuable to researchers working on landscape forest fire models to integrate historical ignition location patterns in fire simulation...
  37. ncbi An epizootic of hemorrhagic disease in white-tailed deer in Missouri
    J Beringer
    Missouri Department of Conservation, Columbia 65201, USA
    J Wildl Dis 36:588-91. 2000
    As part of a white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) survival study in Missouri (USA) we were actively monitoring 97 radio-collared deer when 8 (8%) died...
  38. ncbi Mating patterns of black oak Quercus velutina (Fagaceae) in a Missouri oak-hickory forest
    Juan F Fernandez-Manjarres
    Laboratoire d Ecologie, Systematique et Evolution, Bat 360, Université Paris 11 Sud, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    J Hered 97:451-5. 2006
    ..and the size of the effective pollination neighborhood in a population of black oak, Quercus velutina, in a Missouri oak-hickory forest...
  39. ncbi Perinatal periods of risk: analysis of fetal-infant mortality rates in Kansas City, Missouri
    Jinwen Cai
    Kansas City Health Department, Office of Epidemiology and Community Health Monitoring, Kansas City, MS, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:199-205. 2005
    ..Periods of Risk (PPOR) technique was used to analyze resident fetal and infant death data from Kansas City, Missouri, for the period 1998-2002...
  40. ncbi Overweight among low-income preschool children associated with the consumption of sweet drinks: Missouri, 1999-2002
    Jean A Welsh
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 25, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e223-9. 2005
    ..To examine the association between sweet drink consumption and overweight among preschool children...
  41. ncbi Host associations and seasonal occurrence of Haemaphysalis leporispalustris, Ixodes brunneus, I. cookei, I. dentatus, and I. texanus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Southeastern Missouri
    Thomas M Kollars
    Entomological Sciences Program, Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, E5800, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21014, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:103-7. 2003
    ..and Ixodes texanus Banks were collected during a 3-yr study of pathogen-tick-host interactions in southeastern Missouri. H...
  42. ncbi Association of maternal smoking status with breastfeeding practices: Missouri, 2005
    Thomas M Weiser
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1603-10. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the association of smoking status as a risk factor for reduced initiation and duration of breastfeeding...
  43. ncbi Prospective clinical evaluation of patients from Missouri and New York with erythema migrans-like skin lesions
    Gary P Wormser
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla 10595, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:958-65. 2005
    ..An illness associated with an EM-like skin lesion, but which is not caused by B. burgdorferi, occurs in many southern states in the United States (southern tick-associated rash illness [STARI], also known as Masters disease)...
  44. pmc Using social network analysis to understand Missouri's system of public health emergency planners
    Jenine K Harris
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:488-98. 2007
    ..This study examined the human infrastructure of the Missouri public health emergency planning system in 2006.
  45. ncbi Intersexes in Mississippi River shovelnose sturgeon sampled below Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    J C Harshbarger
    Department of Pathology, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Mar Environ Res 50:247-50. 2000
    The Missouri Department of Conservation detected high organochlorine levels in tissues of fish from the Mississippi River south of Saint Louis...
  46. ncbi DNA evidence of Borrelia lonestari in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in southeast Missouri
    Rendi Murphree Bacon
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ft Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:590-2. 2003
    Amblyomma americanum collected near Lake Wappapello, Missouri, tested positive for Borrelia lonestari using polymerase chain reaction and sequence analyses of B. lonestari 16S rRNA and flagellin (flaB) genes...
  47. pmc Association of ventricular arrhythmias detected by implantable cardioverter defibrillator and ambient air pollutants in the St Louis, Missouri metropolitan area
    D Q Rich
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Occup Environ Med 63:591-6. 2006
    ..It has previously been reported that the risk of ventricular arrhythmias is positively associated with ambient air pollution among patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) in Boston...
  48. pmc Health and economic burden of traumatic brain injury: Missouri, 2001-2005
    Noaman A Kayani
    Division of Community and Public Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102 0570, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:551-60. 2009
    We examined the financial and social costs resulting from traumatic brain injury (TBI) in Missouri.
  49. pmc Description of Missouri children who suffer burn injuries
    K S Quayle
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    Inj Prev 6:255-8. 2000
    This study uses Missouri's inpatient and outpatient E code data system to describe the demographic characteristics of Missouri children who suffered burn injuries during 1994 and 1995.
  50. ncbi Child maltreatment in Missouri: combining data for public health surveillance
    Patricia G Schnitzer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:379-84. 2004
    Public health surveillance was established for nonfatal child maltreatment in Missouri using two data sources...
  51. ncbi Maternal prepregnancy body mass index and delivery of a preterm infant in missouri 1998-2000
    Teresa S Johnson
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Public Health Nurs 26:3-13. 2009
    ..To determine risk of delivering a preterm infant (<37 weeks) in overweight/obese women...
  52. ncbi Missouri casino self-excluders: distributions across time and space
    Richard A LaBrie
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gambl Stud 23:231-43. 2007
    ..on the distribution, both temporally and geographically, of 6,599 people who applied to exclude themselves from Missouri casinos between November, 1996 and February, 2004...
  53. pmc Detection and multigenic characterization of a herpesvirus associated with malignant catarrhal fever in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) from Missouri
    Steven B Kleiboeker
    Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1311-8. 2002
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  54. ncbi Outbreak of echovirus 18 meningitis in a rural Missouri community
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Mo Med 106:420-4. 2009
    This is a case-control study of viral meningitis outbreak in Perry County, Missouri. All case-patients had viral meningitis per routine CSF analysis or PCR testing. Enterovirus VP1-specific RT-PCR and sequencing was performed on CSF...
  55. ncbi Detection of pathogenic Ehrlichia in ticks collected at acquisition sites of human ehrlichiosis in Missouri
    Alex DeShields
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Mo Med 101:132-6. 2004
    We collected 385 ticks from sites in Missouri associated with human monocytic ehrlichiosis. Using PCR, we detected E. chaffeensis or E...
  56. pmc Detection of Ehrlichia spp. in the blood of wild white-tailed deer in Missouri by PCR assay and serologic analysis
    Max Q Arens
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:1263-5. 2003
    Blood samples collected from wild deer in Missouri in November of 2000 and 2001 were positive by PCR assays for Ehrlichia chaffeensis (50 of 217; 23%), Ehrlichia ewingii (44 of 217; 20%), and Anaplasma species (214 of 217; 99%)...
  57. ncbi A pilot study to determine whether disability and disease activity are different in African-American and Caucasian patients with rheumatoid arthritis in St. Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ulker Tok Iren
    Division of Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Rheumatol 32:602-8. 2005
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  58. pmc Clinical and epidemiologic characterization of WU polyomavirus infection, St. Louis, Missouri
    Binh Minh Le
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1936-8. 2007
    ..Of 2,637 respiratory samples tested in St. Louis, Missouri, 2.7% were positive for WU polyomavirus by PCR, and 71% were coinfected with other respiratory viruses...
  59. ncbi The Missouri experience in providing tools and resources to promote community assessment
    Suzanne Stafford-Alewine
    Center for Health Information Management and Evaluation, Missouri Department of Health, Jefferson City, Missouri, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:14-9. 2002
    The Missouri Department of Health (MDOH) has dedicated staff that provides technical assistance to communities that are conducting assessments and intervention strategies to meet community health needs...
  60. ncbi Perfluorinated compounds in whole fish homogenates from the Ohio, Missouri, and Upper Mississippi Rivers, USA
    Xibiao Ye
    Human Exposure and Atmospheric Sciences Division, National Exposure Research Laboratory, US Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    Environ Pollut 156:1227-32. 2008
    ..compounds (PFCs) in whole fish homogenate is presented and applied to 60 fish samples collected from the Ohio, Missouri, and upper Mississippi Rivers in 2005...
  61. ncbi The Charles Drew program in Missouri: a description of a partnership among a blood center and several hospitals to address the care of patients with sickle cell disease
    E J Isaak
    Missouri Illinois Region, American Red Cross Blood Services, 4050 Lindell Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Immunohematology 22:112-6. 2006
    ..Program, a partnership among a blood center and several hospitals affiliated with academic medical centers in Missouri, provides RBCs for the care of patients with SCD...
  62. pmc A community-wide media campaign to promote walking in a Missouri town
    Ricardo J Wray
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, 3545 Lafayette Ave, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A04. 2005
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  63. ncbi Lead, zinc, copper, and cadmium in fish and sediments from the Big River and Flat River Creek of Missouri's Old Lead Belt
    Nord L Gale
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri Rolla, 105 Schrenk Hall, Rolla, MO 65409 1120, USA
    Environ Geochem Health 26:37-49. 2004
    The Old Lead Belt of Missouri was a major lead-producing region for over a century. Several large tailings piles and other industrial wastes remain behind, though mining operations in the region ceased in 1972...
  64. pmc Racial disparities in diabetes-related preventive care: results from the Missouri Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Joseph William LeMaster
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, M241A Health Sciences Bldg DC032 00, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A86. 2006
    Racial disparities exist in the rates of diabetes complications in the United States and in the state of Missouri. It is unclear to what degree such disparities involve diabetes-related preventive care...
  65. ncbi Review of the professional medical liability insurance crisis: lessons from Missouri
    Erol Amon
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women s Health, St Louis University, MO, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1534-8; discussion 1538-40. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to document and generalize the professional liability insurance (PLI) crisis...
  66. ncbi Cross-sectional and longitudinal risk factors for falls, fear of falling, and falls efficacy in a cohort of middle-aged African Americans
    Elena M Andresen
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center, Research Services, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Gerontologist 46:249-57. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to cross-sectionally and longitudinally identify risk factors for falls, fear of falling, and falls efficacy in late-middle-aged African Americans...
  67. ncbi The emergence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to Azithromycin in Kansas City, Missouri, 1999 to 2000
    Catherine A McLean
    Division of STD Prevention, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:73-8. 2004
    ..0 microg/mL) in the United States. GOAL The goal of this study was to identify risk factors for AziDS N. gonorrhoeae and to describe isolate microbiology...
  68. ncbi Geographic clustering of adequate diagnostic follow-up after abnormal screening results for breast cancer among low-income women in Missouri
    Mario Schootman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:704-12. 2007
    ..variation in adequacy of diagnostic follow-up (ADFU) after abnormal breast cancer screening results across Missouri's counties and census tracts, (2) whether various personal characteristics or area poverty account for any ..
  69. pmc Racial and geographic differences in mammography screening in St. Louis City: a multilevel study
    Min Lian
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Urban Health 85:677-92. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that there may be a greater need for increasing mammography use among white women, especially in the historic cluster area of late-stage breast cancer in St. Louis...
  70. 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
    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...
  71. pmc Predominance of Ehrlichia ewingii in Missouri dogs
    Allison M Liddell
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:4617-22. 2003
    To investigate the species distribution of Ehrlichia present in Missouri dogs, we tested 78 dogs suspected of having acute ehrlichiosis and 10 healthy dogs...
  72. ncbi Clinical findings associated with radiographic pneumonia in nursing home residents
    D R Mehr
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, M228 Medical Sciences Bldg, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:931-7. 2001
    ..We sought to identify clinical findings (signs, symptoms, and simple laboratory studies) associated with radiographic pneumonia in sick nursing home residents...
  73. ncbi Dietary heterocyclic amines and the risk of lung cancer among Missouri women
    R Sinha
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 60:3753-6. 2000
    ..of 593 cases and 623 frequency-matched controls including both nonsmoking and smoking women was conducted in Missouri. An administered food frequency questionnaire with detailed questions on meat consumption, degrees of internal ..
  74. ncbi A comparison of rural and urban anticoagulation management of atrial fibrillation in a southwest Missouri health system
    Alexander R Hover
    St John s Physicians and Clinics, St John s Regional Health System, Department of Quality Resources, Springfield, Missouri, USA
    Mo Med 100:94-7. 2003
    ..Urban practices were found to have 95 percent of the cases receiving warfarin, 95 percent confidence interval (90-100). Rural practices were found to have 97 percent of the cases anticoagulated, 95 percent confidence interval (88-99)...
  75. ncbi The prevalence of arthritis and activity limitation and their predictors in Missouri
    Joseph A Vradenburg
    Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Missouri Department of Health, Jefferson City 65102 0570, USA
    J Community Health 27:91-107. 2002
    ..7% of Missourians had arthritis. By 2020, an estimated 20% of Missourians will have this condition. We examined Missouri's prevalence of self-reported physician-diagnosed arthritis, chronic joint symptoms, and activity limitation due ..
  76. ncbi Zinc and lead poisoning in wild birds in the tri-state mining district (Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri)
    W N Beyer
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, United States Geological Survey, BARC East, 10300 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 48:108-17. 2005
    The Tri-State Mining District (Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri) is contaminated with Pb, Cd, and Zn from mining, milling and smelting...
  77. ncbi Outbreak of cyclosporiasis associated with basil in Missouri in 1999
    A S Lopez
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:1010-7. 2001
    ..1999, an outbreak of cyclosporiasis occurred among attendees of 2 events held on 24 July in different counties in Missouri. We conducted retrospective cohort studies of the 2 clusters of cases, which comprised 62 case patients...
  78. ncbi Gonorrhea and chlamydia infection among women visiting family planning clinics: racial variation in prevalence and predictors
    Lisa A Einwalter
    University of Iowa, College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:135-40. 2005
    ..Because of the potential impact of these infections on women's reproductive health, it is important to determine whether different factors are predictive of infection in women of different races...
  79. ncbi Role of mental illness in drug use by urban pregnant heavy smokers
    Felix A Okah
    Section of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    Am J Perinatol 21:299-304. 2004
    ..We abstracted data from the State of Missouri Risk Appraisal of Pregnant Women database on 239 (115 black and 124 white) women who attended an inner-city ..
  80. ncbi Development and validation of a simple NAFLD clinical scoring system for identifying patients without advanced disease
    S A Harrison
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, USA
    Gut 57:1441-7. 2008
    ..Clinical predictors of advanced non-alcoholic liver disease (NAFLD) are needed to guide diagnostic evaluation and treatment...
  81. ncbi Cultural relevancy of a diabetes prevention nutrition program for African American women
    James Herbert Williams
    Washington University, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, in St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Health Promot Pract 7:56-67. 2006
    ..Conclusions suggest that participatory strategies can be effective in designing culturally specific prevention programs for African American women...
  82. pmc Fetal mortality: timing of racial disparities
    Jinwen Cai
    Office of Epidemiology and Community Health Monitoring, Kansas City Health Department, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:1258-61. 2007
    ..singleton fetal deaths and live births between non-Hispanic blacks and non-Hispanic whites in three counties of Missouri using gestational age- and weight-specific analyses...
  83. pmc Osteoporosis screening is unjustifiably low in older African-American women
    Consuelo H Wilkins
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:461-7. 2004
    ..This study assesses the osteoporosis screening practices and the frequency of low bone density in a primarily African-American population of older women...
  84. pmc Characteristics and circumstances of falls in a hospital setting: a prospective analysis
    Eileen B Hitcho
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:732-9. 2004
    ..To describe the epidemiology of hospital inpatient falls, including characteristics of patients who fall, circumstances of falls, and fall-related injuries...
  85. ncbi Laser assistance for extraction of chronically implanted endocardial leads: infectious versus noninfectious indications
    Sydney L Gaynor
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1013, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:1352-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop an algorithm to better predict which patients are likely to benefit from these devices...
  86. ncbi Pregnancy outcomes of adolescents enrolled in a CenteringPregnancy program
    Mary Alice Grady
    Teen Pregnancy Center, Barnes Jewish Hospital, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 49:412-20. 2004
    ..Louis, Missouri. Evaluation data suggest that the model has encouraged excellent health care compliance, satisfaction with ..
  87. ncbi Attitudes toward victims of rape: effects of gender, race, religion, and social class
    Barbara Nagel
    Department of Pathology, Saint Louis University, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:725-37. 2005
    ..This study builds on existing research that examines such attitudes from a cultural perspective and extends this literature by examining the interactive effects of several demographic variables within a community sample...
  88. ncbi Parenting style and adolescent smoking
    Kristin Koetting O'Byrne
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Kansas City, 64110, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:418-25. 2002
    ....
  89. pmc Socioeconomic factors and adolescent pregnancy outcomes: distinctions between neonatal and post-neonatal deaths?
    Barry P Markovitz
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St, Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:79. 2005
    ..We sought to investigate the relationships between infant mortality (distinguishing neonatal from post-neonatal deaths), socioeconomic status and maternal age in a large, retrospective cohort study...
  90. ncbi Changes in prepregnancy body mass index between pregnancies and risk of primary cesarean delivery
    Darios Getahun
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1977, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:376.e1-7. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to examine whether the risk and indications for primary cesarean in the second pregnancy are influenced by changes in prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) between pregnancies...
  91. ncbi Preeclampsia in the parous woman: who is at risk?
    Dorothea Mostello
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, School of Medicine, St Louis University, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:425-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors for preeclampsia in second pregnancies and to determine whether gestational age at delivery in the first pregnancy increases the risk of recurrent preeclampsia...
  92. ncbi Circumstances of patient falls and injuries in 9 hospitals in a midwestern healthcare system
    Melissa J Krauss
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:544-50. 2007
    ..Preventing hospital falls and injuries requires knowledge of fall and injury circumstances. Our objectives were to determine whether reported fall circumstances differ among hospitals and to identify predictors of fall-related injury...
  93. ncbi Short- and long-term attributable costs of Clostridium difficile-associated disease in nonsurgical inpatients
    Erik R Dubberke
    Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:497-504. 2008
    ..There are few data on the short-term and long-term attributable costs of CDAD. The objective of this study was to determine the acute and 180-day attributable inpatient costs of CDAD...
  94. ncbi The influence of infection on hospital mortality for patients requiring > 48 h of intensive care
    Steven Osmon
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Chest 124:1021-9. 2003
    ..To determine the influence of microbiologically confirmed infection on hospital mortality among patients requiring intensive care for > 48 h...
  95. ncbi Further evidence for the importance of subclinical functional limitation and subclinical disability assessment in gerontology and geriatrics
    Fredric D Wolinsky
    University of Iowa, and Iowa City Veterans Administration Medical Center, IA, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:S146-51. 2005
    ....
  96. ncbi Racial disparity and modifiable risk factors among infants dying suddenly and unexpectedly
    Benjamin Unger
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 111:E127-31. 2003
    ..Death rates attributable to AS and UD are also higher in African Americans (AAs) than in other races (non-AA). The potential contribution of unsafe sleep practices to this overall disparity in death rates is uncertain...
  97. ncbi Race and socioeconomic differences in post-settlement outcomes for African American and Caucasian Workers' Compensation claimants with low back injuries
    John T Chibnall
    Department of Psychiatry, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1221 S Grand Blvd St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Pain 114:462-72. 2005
    ..The study was a population-based telephone survey conducted in three population centers in Missouri. Post-settlement outcomes were predicted from claimant demographics (race, age, gender); socioeconomic status (..
  98. ncbi Improving clinic- and neighborhood-based smoking cessation services within federally qualified health centers serving low-income, minority neighborhoods
    Edwin Fisher
    Department of Health Behavior Research, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:S45-56. 2005
    ..Thus, participatory approaches to system changes and quality improvement can enhance clinic- and neighborhood-based smoking cessation services within health centers serving low-income, minority populations...
  99. ncbi Legacies of advantage and disadvantage: the case of teen mothers
    Lee SmithBattle
    Saint Louis University School of Nursing, St Louis, Missouri 63104 1099, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:409-20. 2007
    ..The life trajectories of teen mothers and their children were examined with data from a larger longitudinal study...
  100. pmc HIV-associated histories, perceptions, and practices among low-income African American women: does rural residence matter?
    Richard A Crosby
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:655-9. 2002
    ..This study compared HIV-associated sexual health history, risk perceptions, and sexual risk behaviors of low-income rural and nonrural African American women...
  101. ncbi Perinatal periods of risk analysis of infant mortality in Jackson County, Missouri
    Jinwen Cai
    Office of Epidemiology and Community Health Monitoring, Kansas City Health Department, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:270-7. 2007
    ..This article demonstrates the application of PPOR analysis using infant mortality in Jackson County, Missouri. While the PPOR consists of two phases, this analysis was restricted to the initial phase of the overall process...

Research Grants73

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) region 4
    Claire Hamasu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is for the RML for Region 4, which is located within and provides services to the states of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming...
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) region 4
    Claire Hamasu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..is for the RML for Region 4, which is located within and provides services to the states of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming...
  3. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 4
    HAMASU CLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..is for the RML for Region 4, which is located within and provides services to the states of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming...
  4. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 4
    HAMASU CLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..is for the RML for Region 4, which is located within and provides services to the states of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming...
  5. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 4
    HAMASU CLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is for the RML for Region 4, which is located within and provides services to the states of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming...
  6. GENETIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE COURSE OF ALCOHOL USE IN WOMEN
    Carolyn E Sartor; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The first is a sample comprised of 4,417 female twins from the Missouri Adolescent Female Twin Study (MOAFTS) and 535 female participants from the Missouri Family Study, a high risk ..
  7. Translating CNS therapies for the NCLs from rodent models to humans
    Beverly L Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..program encompassing established investigators and new trainees at the University of Iowa and the University of Missouri, which builds upon preliminary work in rodent models showing robust improvements in behavioral manifestations and ..
  8. Novel Mekk1-p53 mediated transcriptional regulation: mechanism and genome wide st
    M Rafiq Islam; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The research will engage undergraduates at Northwest Missouri State University (NWMSU), as well as talented high school students in the Missouri Academy of Science, Math, and ..
  9. Automatic Detection of Critical Dermoscopy Features for Basal Cell Carcinoma
    William V Stoecker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): SkinScan digital dermoscopy skin cancer detection software, developed by Missouri's S&A, can now detect critical features of early melanoma...
  10. Impact of Obstetric Unit Closures on Pregnancy Outcomes
    Scott A Lorch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..findings in Philadelphia and a study demonstrating increased prevalence in babies with low birth weight in rural Missouri after discontinuation of obstetric services, highlight the need to have specific studies dedicated to evaluating ..
  11. Viral Pathogenesis of Early Cystic Fibrosis Lung Disease
    SARATH CHANDRA RANGANATHAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Louis, Missouri), and the Australian Early Surveillance Team for Cystic Fibrosis (AREST CF) (Melbourne and Perth, Australia), we ..
  12. Cardiomyocyte stretch and intracellular calcium release with advancing age
    TIMOTHY LEE DOMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..award will also provide important technical training in a highly integrative environment at the University of Missouri, which will give the applicant unique experimental skills and valuable perspective into cardiac physiology as it ..
  13. Metabolic Screening: Prioritizing Implementation Strategies for Mental Health
    Elaine H Morrato; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..these aims, a unique and comprehensive dataset of Medicaid providers and patient claims data from the State of Missouri will be analyzed...
  14. Glaucoma and Visual Function
    ANJALI MARUTI BHORADE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Louis, Missouri. Information on the effects of glaucoma on functional impairment, will enable clinicians to make evidence-based ..
  15. Local health impacts of Prescription Monitoring Program use
    Traci C Green; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..overdose burden and high coverage rates for outcomes: New Mexico, Oklahoma, Michigan, North Carolina, Maryland, Missouri, and Tennessee...
  16. MicroXCT-200 High Resolution 3D X-ray Microscope
    MOHAMMED PERVEZ AKHTER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..mile radius of Creighton University: Boys Town National Hospital (1 user), Creighton University (3 users), U of Missouri Kansas City (3 users), U of Nebraska Medical Center (1 user), and U of Nebraska-Lincoln (2 users)...
  17. Hybrid Nanoparticles in Imaging and Therapy of Prostate*
    Kattesh Katti; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The University of Missouri (MU) Cancer Nanotechnology Platform (CNP) is the culmination of long-standing interdisciplinary partnerships in departments within the School of Medicine, the College of Arts and Science, the College of ..
  18. RESTING STATE FUNCTIONAL CONNECTIVITY MRI IN MANGANESE EXPOSED WELDERS
    Susan Criswell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Her short-term goal is to enhance her functional neuroimaging skills so that she can transition from mentored to ..
  19. Chronic Kidney Disease Knowledge and Awareness among American Indians
    Stacey Jolly; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dakota in which she will work closely with the Strong Heart Study Dakota Center run by Marcia O'Leary of Missouri Breaks Research Industries, Inc. The Strong Heart Study is a well established NIH/NHLBI funded study...
  20. Enhanced Surveillance for New Vaccine Preventable Diseases
    Rangaraj Selvarangan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Louis and Denver. CMH provides state-of-the-art care for children from 18 primary counties in Missouri, Kansas and adjoining areas with a total population approaching 2.5 million...
  21. Drug Cost Containment Changes and Quality of Care for Mentally Ill Dual Enrollees
    Stephen B Soumerai; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..limit of 6 per month), and two that had no caps and relatively lower copayments during the same period (Missouri, New Jersey)...
  22. SURFACTANT PATHWAY GENE VARIANTS AMONG INFANTS WITH RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME
    JENNIFER WAMBACH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..surfactant-related genes (SFTPC, ABCA3, LPCAT, CHPT, and PCYT1B) using 1,116 infant samples obtained from the Missouri Department of Health...
  23. ALCOHOL USE DISORDER IN YOUNG WOMEN: GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY: MOAFTS WAVE 7
    Andrew C Heath; Fiscal Year: 2013
    We propose a wave seven telephone diagnostic interview follow-up of the MOAFTS (Missouri Adolescent Female Twin Study) young cohorts A and B (target N=2100 twin interviews), and for some participants who have not yet provided samples, ..
  24. Enhancing Tobacco Use Treatment for African American Light Smokers
    Lisa Sanderson Cox; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..study will be conducted at a community-based clinic, Swope Parkway Health Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The primary outcome is 7-day point prevalence smoking abstinence at 6 months confirmed with salivary cotinine...
  25. Missouri Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System
    VENKATA PHANI SEKHAR GARIKAPATY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As in the rest of the nation, Missouri (MO) has made little progress in reducing infant mortality rates during the past decade, with significant racial ..
  26. Prenatal tobacco exposure: effects on neuropsychological outcomes and ADHD
    Valerie S Knopik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to collect interview and comprehensive neuropsychological lab-based data from 400 families with at least 2 Missouri-born children (aged 8-15 at the time of testing), where the mother smoked during one pregnancy but not during a ..
  27. MT INBRE BIOINFORMATICS CORE
    MICHAEL ROGER FRANKLIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Core as well as faculty and students across the network and other states (Alaska, Wyoming, Wisconsin, Florida and Missouri) expertise in data collection, management, and analysis, in addition to expertise in proteomics, genomics, ..
  28. Using CBPR to Implement Smoking Cessation in an Urban American Indian Community
    Christine Makosky Daley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Since that time, the larger AI/AN community in Kansas and Missouri has been working collaboratively with KUMC on the development of a culturally-tailored smoking cessation program, ..
  29. CTRIP: Genetic Testing to Individualize Management of Common Heart Diseases
    Gerald W Dorn; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..we have formed the WUMAP consortium from Washington University, Mid America Heart Institute (University of Missouri, Kansas City), and University of Pennsylvania to directly examine genetic risks, genetic modifiers, and ..
  30. African Americans in Health Science Research: A University, Community, and Faith-
    KATHY J GOGGIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..CBOs) to create a new formal partnership, the Heartland Health Network (HHN) based at the University of Missouri-Kansas City...
  31. P23H Rhodopsin Mutant Swine Model of Reninitis Pigmentosa
    Jason W Ross; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Pro23His (P23H) human rhodopsin transgene at the National Swine Resource Research Center at the University of Missouri-Columbia...
  32. GENE-NEIGHBORHOOD INTERACTION IN ADOLESCENT AND YOUNG ADULT SMOKING
    Min Lian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Therefore, using the Missouri Adolescent Female Twin Study (MOAFTS) data, we will explore the hypothesis that neighborhood environments modify ..
  33. PHYSIOLOGIC LOADING FOR CARTILAGE TISSUE ENGINEERING
    Clark T Hung; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and achieve our aims, a multidisciplinary team of investigators from Columbia University and the University of Missouri has been assembled...
  34. Functional Networks in Migraine
    Todd Schwedt; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Louis, Missouri. The candidate's short-term goal is to enhance his functional neuroimaging skills so that he can transition ..
  35. Region VII Hemophilia Program
    Brian M Wicklund; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..management in multidisciplinary comprehensive hemophilia treatment centers (HTCs) in Region VII (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska)...
  36. 2012 Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC)
    Thomas C Zahrt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in this meeting annually, with attendees hailing from Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Minnesota, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, and Pennsylvania...
  37. Toward Defining the Functional Methylome in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    Kristen H Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The training will be under the tutelage of Dr. M. Sharon Stack and Dr. Charles Caldwell at the University of Missouri-School of Medicine. Dr...
  38. EMS 40th Annual Meeting - Student and New Investigator Travel and Invited Non-Mem
    Michael Plewa; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The 40th Annual Meeting of the EMS will be held in St. Louis, Missouri from October 24 - 28, 2009. Its theme is "Genomics in the Environmental Century"...
  39. UCD MUTANT MOUSE REGIONAL RESOURCE CENTER
    KC KENT LLOYD; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The UCD-MMRRC, alongside 2 centers at the University of Missouri-Columbia and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and an Informatics, Coordination, and Service Center (ICSC)..
  40. UCD MUTANT MOUSE REGIONAL RESOURCE CENTER
    KC KENT LLOYD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The UCD-MMRRC, alongside 2 centers at the University of Missouri-Columbia and University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and an Informatics, Coordination, and Service Center (ICSC)..
  41. Centralized flow synthesis and analysis system
    JEFFREY AUBE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Chemistry and Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Kansas, with an additional colleague at the University of Missouri, Kansas City. The major use group would include two major NIH-funded research centers...
  42. A risk factor for elevated alcohol-use among females in young adulthood
    Amelia E Talley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Talley is a psychologist and a postdoctoral fellow on an NIAAA T32 training grant at the University of Missouri (MU). The 2-year K99 Phase will complete Dr...
  43. The Training Program of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism.
    ELI CHESTER RIDGWAY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the west-coast states of California, Oregon and Washington and the mid-western states of Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri and Texas, an area covering one third of the US land mass. The UCD has invested over 1...
  44. Dog Presence and Childrens'Stress During Forensic Interviews for Child Abuse
    REBECCA ANN JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..repeated measures design in children ages 4-17 who are undergoing forensic interviews for child abuse in Mid-Missouri. The treatment group will interact with a trained service dog before undergoing the forensic interview and be ..
  45. A risk factor for elevated alcohol use among females in young adulthood
    Amelia E Talley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Dr. Talley is a psychologist and a postdoctoral fellow on an NIAAA T32 training grant at the University of Missouri (MU). The 2-year K99 Phase will complete Dr...
  46. A MULTILEVEL APPROACH TO ENERGY BALANCE AND CANCER ACROSS THE LIFECOURSE
    Graham A Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We leverage the unique opportunity Missouri provides to study human populations given its diversity across race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status...
  47. Uniting the Formal and Informal Curriculum in a Behavioral and Social Science Int
    Debra K Litzelman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) and the University of Missouri School of Medicine (MUSOM) propose to work in partnership to change the way they educate future physicians in ..
  48. Increasing the Capacity of Providers to Monitor Fidelity to Child and Family CBT
    Kristin M Hawley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..refined CBTAM measure and administration protocol will be tested with child clinicians and their clients in the Missouri Therapy Network, a practice-based research network of clinicians spread across urban, suburban and rural clinical ..
  49. Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Training Program
    John A Spertus; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This Mid America Heart Institute / University of Missouri-Kansas City research program provides a robust foundation with which young investigators can acquire the ..
  50. Veterinarian Training in Laboratory Animal Medicine
    Craig L Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Moreover, they are invaluable members of collaborative research teams. The University of Missouri will establish a new program, the Laboratory Animal Medicine Program (LAMP), to train veterinarians in Laboratory ..
  51. Alcohol and Adult Development: Etiology, Consequences, and Diagnosis
    KENNETH JAMES SHER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Candidate, Kenneth J. Sher, Curators'Professor of Psychological Sciences at the University of Missouri (MU), proposes to provide a period of research mentoring to three outstanding, tenure-track scientists at MU...
  52. TAILORED COMPUTER EDUCATION TO INCREASE LIVING DONATION IN AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    AMY DOGGETTE WATERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..ESRD patients presenting for transplant medical evaluation at Barnes-Jewish Transplant Center in St. Louis, Missouri (465 African-Americans, 465 Whites) will be stratified by race and randomized to one of two education conditions (..
  53. MRCE for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Dieseases
    Herbert W Virgin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..University, Kansas State University, Iowa State University, the Midwest Research Institute, and the University of Missouri. The major objective of the MRCE is to harness outstanding scientists from the best institutions to focus on ..
  54. The Presumptive Case against Returning Individual Results in Biobanking Research
    JEREMY RAY GARRETT; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..GARRETT, PH.D. Children's Mercy Bioethics Center, Kansas City, MO University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO Project Summary/Abstract Genomic biobank research, like much scientific and ..
  55. DEVELOPMENT OF CHEMINFORMATIC MODULE FOR INFORMATION CONTENT ANALYSIS SOFTWARE
    Gerald J Wyckoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Gerald Wyckoff of the University of Missouri, has the potential to solve this problem...
  56. Annual Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC)
    John S Gunn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in this meeting annually, with attendees hailing from Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Minnesota, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, and Pennsylvania...
  57. Greate Plains Center for Agricultural Health and Safety-Renewal
    Fredric Gerr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Center addresses the health and safety needs of agricultural workers in the Midwestern states of Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, South Dakota, and North Dakota...
  58. BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION AND DRUG DISCOVERY IN MADAGASCAR
    DAVID GEORGE IAN KINGSTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Plants will be collected by botanists from Missouri Botanical Garden (MBG) Conservation International (CI) and the Centre National d'Application et des ..
  59. St. Jude/Memphis IMPAACT Clinical Trials Unit (Composite)
    PATRICIA MICHELE FLYNN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..tertiary health care for individuals in an approximately 200-mile radius in the states of Tennessee, Mississippi, Missouri, and Arkansas. This area has been identified as one of the poorest in the nation...
  60. St. Jude/Memphis IMPAACT Clinical Trials Unit (Composite)
    PATRICIA MICHELE FLYNN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..tertiary health care for individuals in an approximately 200-mile radius in the states of Tennessee, Mississippi, Missouri, and Arkansas. This area has been identified as one of the poorest in the nation...
  61. Children's Center for Clinical Pharmacology Studies
    GREGORY LEE KEARNS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of a Pediatric Pharmacology Research Unit at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics (CMH) in Kansas City, Missouri as one of the sites within the NICHD Network of PPRU's...
  62. Program for the Elimination of Cancer Disparities (PECAD)
    Graham A Colditz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our three communities are St Louis City and North County, MO;St. Clair County, IL, and southeastern Missouri. The Specific aims are: 1...
  63. Research meets practice: Human-animal interaction in obesity across the lifespan
    Rebecca Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for Anthrozoology (ISAZ), and the first Human-Animal Interaction (HAI) conference sponsored by the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine's Research Center for Human Animal Interaction and Sinclair School of Nursing...
  64. 800 MHz Spectrometer for Biomolecular NMR in Missouri
    STEVEN VAN DOREN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Louis, and Kansas City campuses of the University of Missouri and from Washington University-St. Louis seek the first 800 MHz NMR spectrometer for the state of Missouri...
  65. Using HIT to Improve Ambulatory Chronic Disease Care
    David Mehr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..quality and safety outcomes, the Family Medicine and General Internal Medicine practices at the University of Missouri-Columbia plan a phased implementation of selected ambulatory care HIT systems and functions...
  66. EFFECTS OF LEAD ON THE IMMUNE SYSTEM OF CHILDREN
    Paula Lutz; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..to 6 years with blood lead levels >25 mug/100 ml has been identified in the Springfield, Greene County area of Missouri through participation in local WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) and Lead Poisoning Prevention Programs...
  67. Increasing Blood and Cord Blood Donation in Blacks
    Michael DeBaun; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..area Charles Drew Community Blood Donor Program was established in partnership with the American Red Cross Missouri-Illinois Region to increase the number of African-American blood donors and to identify directed donors who match ..
  68. Interferon and Raloxifene Effects on Cancer Cells
    CHERYL ROSENFELD; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..V.M. (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1995) and two years of Anatomical Pathology residency training at Missouri. She then completed a Ph.D. in Animal Sciences with Dr...
  69. PATHOGENESIS OF HELICOBACTER HEPATICUS
    CATHERINE BECKWITH; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Lela Riley at the University of Missouri where her research focused on development of diagnostic assays, identification of virulence factors, and ..
  70. COMMUNITY ADVOCACY FOR TOBACCO POLICY COMPLIANCE
    James Davis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A recent study revealed that 68% of tobacco outlets in rural communities in central Missouri do not comply with the state law banning tobacco sales to minors...
  71. CD46: Protecting the Host from Complement Attack
    JOHN PATTERSON ATKINSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PERFORMANCE SlTE(6) (orrjinizjitlon, city, al*) Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri PHS 398(Rev.Oft/04) P*0*2 FormPoJ Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, First, Middle): Atkinson, John P...
  72. Int'l Center for Indigenous Phytotherapy Studies--TICIPS
    William Folk; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The University of Missouri-Columbia (MU) will form the International Center for Indigenous Phytotherapy Studies (TICIPS) in collaboration with the University of Western Cape, South Africa (UWC) and the Missouri Botanical Garden, St...
  73. IOWA AND MISSOURI RADON LUNG CANCER STUDIES
    R Field; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..estimates that are derived from retrospective radon progeny "glass" detectors for subjects from the Iowa and Missouri Radon Lung Cancer Studies...