southeastern united states

Summary

Summary: The geographic area of the southeastern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not included. The states usually included in this region are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Virginia.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Spatial and seasonal trends in biogenic secondary organic aerosol tracers and water-soluble organic carbon in the southeastern United States
    Xiang Ding
    School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:5171-6. 2008
  2. ncbi Detection and characterization of avian influenza and other avian paramyxoviruses from wild waterfowl in parts of the southeastern United States
    T V Dormitorio
    Department of Poultry Science, 260 Lem Morrison Drive, and School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Alabama Agriculture Experiment Station, Auburn University, Auburn 36830 5416, USA
    Poult Sci 88:851-5. 2009
  3. ncbi Severe diarrhea caused by cholera toxin-producing vibrio cholerae serogroup O75 infections acquired in the southeastern United States
    Melissa Tobin-D'Angelo
    Georgia Division of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1035-40. 2008
  4. ncbi The diminutive supercolony: the Argentine ants of the southeastern United States
    Grzegorz Buczkowski
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7613, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:2235-42. 2004
  5. ncbi New restriction fragment length polymorphisms in the cytochrome oxidase I gene facilitate host strain identification of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) populations in the southeastern United States
    Rod N Nagoshi
    Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:671-7. 2006
  6. ncbi The reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study: objectives and design
    Virginia J Howard
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:135-43. 2005
  7. ncbi Source apportionment of PM2.5 in the Southeastern United States using solvent-extractable organic compounds as tracers
    Mei Zheng
    School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta 30332, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 36:2361-71. 2002
  8. ncbi Differences by race, sex and age in the clinical and immunologic features of recently diagnosed systemic lupus erythematosus patients in the southeastern United States
    G S Cooper
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Lupus 11:161-7. 2002
  9. pmc Distribution and abundance of parasites of the rhodesgrass mealybug, Antonina graminis: reassessment of a classic example of biological control in the Southeastern United States
    Jillian M Chantos
    Department of Entomology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2475, USA
    J Insect Sci 9:1-6. 2009
  10. ncbi A predictive model of mercury fish tissue concentrations for the southeastern United States
    S S Qian
    Environmental Sciences and Resources Program, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon 97207, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 35:941-7. 2001

Research Grants

  1. Immunopathogenesis in Histoplasmosis
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2012
  2. DUST MITE, COCKROACH AND CAT ALLERGENS IN ASTHMA
    Thomas A Platts-Mills; Fiscal Year: 2013
  3. Miami Womens Interagency HIV Study WIHS
    Lisa R Metsch; Fiscal Year: 2013
  4. Training Grant in Inflammatory and Fibrosing Diseases
    Gary S Gilkeson; Fiscal Year: 2013
  5. Pelvic Floor Disorders Network - Duke University Clinical Site
    Anthony G Visco; Fiscal Year: 2013
  6. Research Training in Mental Health Services and Systems
    Joseph P Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2013
  7. GM-CSF Regulation of Zinc in Histoplasmosis
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2012
  8. Chemokine-Cytokine Nexus in Fungal Immunity
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2013
  9. Molecular and Cellular Determinants of Immunity to Histoplasmosis
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2013
  10. Chemokine-Cytokine Nexus in Fungal Immunity
    GEORGE DEEPE; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications229 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Spatial and seasonal trends in biogenic secondary organic aerosol tracers and water-soluble organic carbon in the southeastern United States
    Xiang Ding
    School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:5171-6. 2008
    ..5) were collected from May 2004 to April 2005 at one rural site and three urban sites located in the southeastern United States. Filters were extracted and analyzed for both biogenic secondary organic aerosol (SOA) tracers via gas ..
  2. ncbi Detection and characterization of avian influenza and other avian paramyxoviruses from wild waterfowl in parts of the southeastern United States
    T V Dormitorio
    Department of Poultry Science, 260 Lem Morrison Drive, and School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Alabama Agriculture Experiment Station, Auburn University, Auburn 36830 5416, USA
    Poult Sci 88:851-5. 2009
    ..Therefore, continual testing of these birds is justified to ensure that H5 or H7 AIV are not transmitted to commercial poultry...
  3. ncbi Severe diarrhea caused by cholera toxin-producing vibrio cholerae serogroup O75 infections acquired in the southeastern United States
    Melissa Tobin-D'Angelo
    Georgia Division of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1035-40. 2008
    ..Subsequently, 3 V. cholerae isolates from Louisiana (2 from patients with diarrhea in 2000 and 1 from a water sample collected in 1978) that had been previously reported as serogroup O141 were also discovered to be serogroup O75...
  4. ncbi The diminutive supercolony: the Argentine ants of the southeastern United States
    Grzegorz Buczkowski
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7613, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:2235-42. 2004
    ..in two regions of the introduced range of this species in the United States: California and the southeastern United States. Our results show that the southeastern L...
  5. ncbi New restriction fragment length polymorphisms in the cytochrome oxidase I gene facilitate host strain identification of fall armyworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) populations in the southeastern United States
    Rod N Nagoshi
    Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:671-7. 2006
    ..and that an unexpected outbreak of fall armyworm on the ornamental tree Paulownia tomentosa (Thunb.) Sieb. & Zucc. ex Steud. was due almost entirely to the rice-strain...
  6. ncbi The reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study: objectives and design
    Virginia J Howard
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:135-43. 2005
    ..Participants are followed via telephone at 6-month intervals for identification of stroke events. The novel aspects of the REGARDS study allow for the creation of a national cohort to address geographic and ethnic differences in stroke...
  7. ncbi Source apportionment of PM2.5 in the Southeastern United States using solvent-extractable organic compounds as tracers
    Mei Zheng
    School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta 30332, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 36:2361-71. 2002
    ..contributions to fine particulate matter and fine particulate organic carbon concentrations in the southeastern United States to determine the seasonal variability of these concentrations...
  8. ncbi Differences by race, sex and age in the clinical and immunologic features of recently diagnosed systemic lupus erythematosus patients in the southeastern United States
    G S Cooper
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Lupus 11:161-7. 2002
    ..The prevalence of oral or nasal ulcers and anti-DNA autoantibodies declined with age. The extent to which the differences we observed reflect genetic or environmental influences on the disease process should be investigated...
  9. pmc Distribution and abundance of parasites of the rhodesgrass mealybug, Antonina graminis: reassessment of a classic example of biological control in the Southeastern United States
    Jillian M Chantos
    Department of Entomology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2475, USA
    J Insect Sci 9:1-6. 2009
    ..However, recent evidence suggests that A. graminis is abundant in the southeastern United States and no recent surveys have been conducted to determine the status of N. sangwani or other A...
  10. ncbi A predictive model of mercury fish tissue concentrations for the southeastern United States
    S S Qian
    Environmental Sciences and Resources Program, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon 97207, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 35:941-7. 2001
    ..In addition, relatively high mercury levels were found near the Arkansas-Louisiana border and the mid-section of Mississippi...
  11. pmc Systemic lupus erythematosus and genetic variation in the interleukin 1 gene cluster: a population based study in the southeastern United States
    C G Parks
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH, DHHS, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:91-4. 2004
    ..Interleukin (IL)1alpha and IL1beta, and their endogenous receptor antagonist (IL1Ra), have been related to the pathology of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), but the role of IL1 polymorphisms in the aetiology of SLE is unknown...
  12. ncbi Chemical contaminants, health indicators, and reproductive biomarker responses in fish from rivers in the Southeastern United States
    Jo Ellen Hinck
    U S Geological Survey USGS, Columbia Environmental Research Center CERC, 4200 New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Sci Total Environ 390:538-57. 2008
    ..Comparatively high vitellogenin concentrations (>0.35 mg/mL) in male fish from the MRB, SRB, and PRB indicate exposure to estrogenic or anti-androgenic chemicals...
  13. ncbi Is leprosy spreading among nine-banded armadillos in the southeastern United States?
    W J Loughry
    Department of Biology, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia 31698 0015, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:144-52. 2009
    ..This indicates leprosy may be spreading eastward and calls into question hypotheses proposing leprosy infection is confined because of ecologic constraints to areas west of the Mississippi River...
  14. ncbi Assessing exposure to crystalline silica from farm work: a population-based study in the Southeastern United States
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:385-92. 2003
    ..This study examines aspects of farm work that were used to estimate potential silica dust exposure in a population-based study conducted in the southeastern United States.
  15. ncbi Molecular phylogeny of the flaA short variable region among Campylobacter jejuni isolates collected during an annual evaluation of poultry flocks in the Southeastern United States
    Kelli L Hiett
    Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30604 5677, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 4:339-47. 2007
    Production and processing samples were collected from eight commercial poultry flocks in the southeastern United States and examined for the presence of Campylobacter spp...
  16. ncbi Relative resistance of Dorper crossbred ewes to gastrointestinal nematode infection compared with St. Croix and Katahdin ewes in the southeastern United States
    J M Burke
    Dale Bumpers Small Farms Research Center, USDA, ARS, Booneville, AR 72927, USA
    Vet Parasitol 109:265-75. 2002
    ..01). Relative resistance of mature Dorper crossbred ewes was comparable to that of Katahdin and St. Croix ewes and superior to that of Hampshire ewes...
  17. ncbi Managing hypertension in the southeastern United States: applying the guidelines from the Sixth Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC VI)
    D Jones
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 318:357-64. 1999
    The southeastern United States has the highest occurrence of heart disease and stroke and among the highest rates of congestive heart failure and renal failure in the country...
  18. ncbi West Nile virus epizootiology in the southeastern United States, 2001
    Marvin S Godsey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:82-9. 2005
    ..Seropositive chickens were detected in Georgia as well. The primary transmission cycle of WNV in the southeastern United States apparently involves Culex mosquitoes and passerine birds...
  19. ncbi The dominant role of systolic hypertension as a vascular risk factor: evidence from the southeastern United States
    D T Lackland
    Department of Biometry and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Med Sci 318:365-8. 1999
    A high burden of hypertension-related cardiovascular disease remains an unfortunate hallmark in the southeastern United States (also known as the Stroke Belt)...
  20. ncbi Oral health status of people with intellectual disabilities in the southeastern United States
    Maureen L Pezzementi
    Department of Comprehensive Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, AL 35294, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:903-12. 2005
    ..The U.S. surgeon general's report, Oral Health in America, stated that people living below the poverty level and those with mental retardation and/or physical disabilities have poorer oral health than the general population...
  21. ncbi Hypertension, glomerular number, and birth weight in African Americans and white subjects in the southeastern United States
    M D Hughson
    Department of Pathology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Kidney Int 69:671-8. 2006
    Low nephron number has been related to low birth weight and hypertension. In the southeastern United States, the estimated prevalence of chronic kidney disease due to hypertension is five times greater for African Americans than white ..
  22. ncbi Unexpected patterns of mitochondrial DNA variation among Native Americans from the southeastern United States
    Deborah A Bolnick
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 122:336-54. 2003
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  23. ncbi Addressing the global cardiovascular risk of hypertension, dyslipidemia, and insulin resistance in the southeastern United States
    Mark C Houston
    Consortium for Southeastern Hypertension Control COSEHC and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and St Thomas Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Med Sci 329:276-91. 2005
    An expanded occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in the U.S. population, especially in the Southeastern United States, has raised awareness of a need to revise our approach to the management of global cardiovascular risk factors while ..
  24. ncbi Accuracy of the FAMACHA system for on-farm use by sheep and goat producers in the southeastern United States
    J M Burke
    Dale Bumpers Small Farms Research Center, USDA, ARS, Booneville, AR 72927, USA
    Vet Parasitol 147:89-95. 2007
    ..These data indicate that the FAMACHA method used by producers is a valuable tool for identifying anemic sheep and goats in the southern United States and Puerto Rico...
  25. ncbi Emergence of the introduced ant Pachycondyla chinensis (Formicidae: Ponerinae) as a public health threat in the southeastern United States
    Mark P Nelder
    Department of Entomology, Soils, and Plant Sciences, 114 Long Hall, Box 340315, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634 0315, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:1094-8. 2006
    ..P. chinensis represents an emerging public health threat throughout its present range in the southeastern United States (i.e., Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia)...
  26. ncbi Social support, coping, and medication adherence among HIV-positive women with depression living in rural areas of the southeastern United States
    Medha Vyavaharkar
    Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:667-80. 2007
    ..women recruited from community-based HIV/AIDS organizations serving rural areas of three states in the southeastern United States. Two indicators of medication adherence were measured; self-report of missed medications and reasons for ..
  27. ncbi Prevalence of DSM-IV-defined mood, anxiety, and substance use disorders in an HIV clinic in the Southeastern United States
    Brian Wells Pence
    Center for Health Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 42:298-306. 2006
    ..Appropriate policy and program planning require accurate prevalence estimates. Yet most estimates are based on screening instruments, which are likely to overstate true prevalence...
  28. ncbi The Southeastern Aerosol Research and Characterization Study: part 1--Overview
    D Alan Hansen
    Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 53:1460-71. 2003
    ..presents an overview of a major, long-term program for tropospheric gas and aerosol research in the southeastern United States. Building on three existing ozone (O3)-focused research sites begun in mid-1992, the Southeastern ..
  29. ncbi CTLA-4 gene polymorphisms and systemic lupus erythematosus in a population-based study of whites and African-Americans in the southeastern United States
    C G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, A3 05, NIEHS, NIH, DHHS, PO Box 12233, Durham, North Carolina 27709 12233, USA
    Lupus 13:784-91. 2004
    ..These findings suggest allelic variation in this region of CTLA4 is not a major independent risk factor for SLE, but may contribute to risk of disease in younger African-Americans or in the presence of certain immunogenetic markers...
  30. pmc An enzootic transmission cycle of Lyme borreliosis spirochetes in the southeastern United States
    J H Oliver
    Institute of Arthropodology and Parasitology and Department of Biology, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 30460 8056, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:11642-5. 2003
    ..We also report extraordinary longevities and infections in the reservoir rodents Peromyscus gossypinus, Sigmodon hispidus, and Neotoma floridana...
  31. ncbi Respiratory manifestations of tick-borne diseases in the Southeastern United States
    R P Byrd
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, USA
    South Med J 90:1-4. 1997
    ..Pulmonary signs and symptoms may provide important differential clues to the diagnosis of tick-borne illness incurred in the southern United States...
  32. ncbi Babesia gibsoni infection among dogs in the southeastern United States
    Douglass K Macintire
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 220:325-9. 2002
    To identify subclinical Babesia gibsoni infection in American Pit Bull Terriers from the southeastern United States and to determine the genetic sequence of parasite DNA isolated from these dogs.
  33. ncbi Weekday/Weekend differences in ambient air pollutant concentrations in atlanta and the southeastern United States
    Charles L Blanchard
    Envair, 526 Cornell Avenue, Albany, CA 94706, USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 56:271-84. 2006
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  34. ncbi Improving access to capital for health care infrastructure: the experience of the Southern Rural Access Program's revolving loan fund
    M Kathryn Stewart
    Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 5800 West 10th St, Suite 410, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    J Rural Health 19:391-6. 2003
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  35. ncbi Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations in girls aged 4-8 y living in the southeastern United States
    Elizabeth M Stein
    Department of Foods and Nutrition and Statistics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:75-81. 2006
    ..Evidence suggests that adults and adolescents throughout the United States are at risk of poor vitamin D status. However, vitamin D concentrations in young American children have not been assessed...
  36. ncbi Prevalence of anthelmintic resistance on sheep and goat farms in the southeastern United States
    Sue B Howell
    Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 233:1913-9. 2008
    To determine prevalence of anthelmintic resistance on sheep and goat farms in the southeastern United States.
  37. ncbi Sexually transmitted diseases in the Southeastern United States: location, race, and social context
    Thomas A Farley
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:S58-64. 2006
    ..Key factors in the model include: 1) chronic joblessness, 2) drug and alcohol marketing, 3) social disorganization (or social capital), and 4) male incarceration...
  38. ncbi Social structure, race, and gonorrhea rates in the southeastern United States
    James C Thomas
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7435, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:362-8. 2003
    We sought to identify characteristics of counties in the southeastern United States associated with endemically high rates of gonorrhea...
  39. ncbi Association of race and gender with use of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected individuals in the Southeastern United States
    Susan Reif
    Center for Health Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    South Med J 100:775-81. 2007
    ..This study examined whether race and gender were associated with antiretroviral use among HIV-infected individuals in the southeastern US...
  40. ncbi Addressing the global cardiovascular risk of hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes mellitus, and the metabolic syndrome in the southeastern United States, part II: treatment recommendations for management of the global cardiovascular risk of hypertension,
    William Bestermann
    Consortium for Southeastern Hypertension Control, Beaufort, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Med Sci 329:292-305. 2005
    ..A statin should be used initially for hyperlipidemia unless contraindicated. Combinations of antihypertensive, antiglycemic, and lipid-lowering agents will often be required...
  41. ncbi Southern Rural Access Program: an overview
    Michael Beachler
    Penn State College of Medicine, Suite 5301, 600 Centerview Dr, Hershey, PA 17033 0855, USA
    J Rural Health 19:301-7. 2003
    ..The article will also highlight some of the refinements that the foundation has made during the 2002-2006 second phase of the program...
  42. ncbi Use of program logic models in the Southern Rural Access Program evaluation
    Donald Pathman
    Cecil G Sheps Center, CB 7590, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Rural Health 19:308-13. 2003
    ..Program logic models, on balance, proved their merit in the SRAP through their contributions to its management and evaluation and by providing a better understanding of the program's initiatives, successes, and potential impact...
  43. ncbi Differences in resident characteristics and prevalence of urinary incontinence in nursing homes in the southeastern United States
    Josephine E A Boyington
    The Institute for Health, Social and Community Research, Shaw University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601, USA
    Nurs Res 56:97-107. 2007
    ..Relatively little is known about differences in the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) by race and region in the United States...
  44. ncbi Phylogeographic concordance in the southeastern United States: the flatwoods salamander, Ambystoma cingulatum, as a test case
    Gregory B Pauly
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, and Center for Population Biology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mol Ecol 16:415-29. 2007
    ..More generally, these results emphasize that in the absence of taxon-specific data, established comparative patterns can provide strong expectations for designing management units for unstudied species of conservation concern...
  45. ncbi Vaginal douching among university women in the southeastern United States
    Barbara Hansen Cottrell
    College of Nursing, Florida State University, 98 Varsity Way, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Am Coll Health 56:415-21. 2008
    The authors assessed the knowledge, beliefs about, and practices of vaginal douching among women attending 2 universities in the southeastern United States.
  46. ncbi Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane and polychlorinated biphenyls: intraindividual changes, correlations, and predictors in healthy women from the southeastern United States
    Thao T Vo
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2729-36. 2008
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  47. ncbi Soil organic carbon sequestration in cotton production systems of the southeastern United States: a review
    H J Causarano
    Department of Agronomy and Soils, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Environ Qual 35:1374-83. 2006
    ..Current open-market trading of C credits would appear to yield less than Dollars 3 ha(-1), although prices would greatly increase should a government policy to limit greenhouse gas emissions be mandated...
  48. ncbi A prevalence study of faith-based healing in the rural southeastern United States
    Sharon K Hull
    Department of Medical Humanities, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, PO Box 19620, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9603, USA
    South Med J 99:644-53. 2006
    ..Although prayer and other spiritual practices are common among residents of the rural south, the use of faith-based healers (FBH), or healers who use prayer as their primary healing modality, has not been explored in this population...
  49. ncbi Phylogeography of the salamander genus Pseudobranchus in the southeastern United States
    Fu Guo Robert Liu
    Department of Zoology, Box 118525, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 8525, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 39:149-59. 2006
    ..an extensive set of mitochondrial cytochrome b sequences for the salamander genus Pseudobranchus of the southeastern United States. These sequences were analysed by multiple phylogenetic methods that support a single set of major ..
  50. ncbi Conference report on stroke mortality in the southeastern United States
    H M Perry
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA perry h mitchell
    Hypertension 31:1206-15. 1998
    A workshop to describe and then seek possible causes for the increased stroke mortality in the southeastern United States briefly considered 30 suspected correlates and discussed in more detail the 10 thought to be most likely...
  51. ncbi The doctor as God's mechanic? Beliefs in the Southeastern United States
    Christopher J Mansfield
    Center for Health Services Research and Development East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:399-409. 2002
    ..Knowledge of the phenomena and variation across the population can guide inquiry into the spiritual concerns of patients...
  52. ncbi Mitogen-induced lymphocyte proliferation in loggerhead sea turtles: comparison of methods and effects of gender, plasma testosterone concentration, and body condition on immunity
    Jennifer M Keller
    Coastal Systems Science and Policy, and Integrated Toxicology Program, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, 135 Duke Marine Lab Road, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 103:269-81. 2005
    ..Lastly, using these optimized methods, we investigated the effect of gender, plasma testosterone concentration, and body condition on LP in loggerhead turtles and found that none of the parameters largely influenced LP...
  53. ncbi Occupational exposure to crystalline silica and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus: a population-based, case-control study in the southeastern United States
    Christine G Parks
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 46:1840-50. 2002
    ..We undertook this population-based study to examine the association between occupational silica exposure and SLE in the southeastern US...
  54. pmc The NIEHS responds to Hurricane Katrina
    David A Schwartz
    NIEHS and NTP, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:A722. 2005
  55. ncbi Katrina's impact on mental health likely to last years
    Rebecca Voelker
    JAMA 294:1599-600. 2005
  56. ncbi Hurricane Katrina. Evacuated populations--lessons from foreign refugee crises
    Phillip Nieburg
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1547-9. 2005
  57. ncbi Juvenile hemochromatosis in the southeastern United States: a report of seven cases in two kinships
    James C Barton
    Southern Iron Disorders Center, G 105, 2022 Brookwood Medical Center Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209, USA
    Blood Cells Mol Dis 29:104-15. 2002
    ..The present cases do not have HFE genotypes typical of hemochromatosis diagnosed in adults. Hashimoto thyroiditis, linked to Ch6p in many kinships, did not segregate with JH alleles on Ch1q in the present kinship...
  58. ncbi Doctoring through Katrina: dedicated to all the people who suffered during a natural disaster
    Paolo Raggi
    Arch Intern Med 165:2458-9. 2005
  59. ncbi Perceptions of nurses' caring behaviors by trauma patients
    Janice S Hayes
    University of Northern Colorado, USA
    J Trauma Nurs 14:187-90. 2007
    ..The average rating for the sample was 4.8. Patients receiving care through trauma services expressed an overall positive perception of caring from the nursing staff while there was room for improvement in some areas...
  60. ncbi Spirituality: a cultural strength for African American mothers with HIV
    Rebecca L Polzer Casarez
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 17:118-32. 2008
    ..It is important for nurses working with mothers with HIV to acknowledge their spirituality and assess how spirituality helps them cope with and manage their illness...
  61. ncbi Patterns of risk of depressive symptoms among HIV-positive women in the southeastern United States
    Linda Moneyham
    School of Nursing, University of South Carolina, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:25-38. 2005
    ..results from a cross-sectional analysis of data collected from 280 rural women with HIV/AIDS in the Southeastern United States aimed at identifying risk factors of depressive symptoms...
  62. ncbi Breastfeeding support and early cessation
    Lynne Porter Lewallen
    School of Nursing in The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:166-72. 2006
    ..To examine the types of help women received with breastfeeding both in the hospital and at home and the reasons why women stopped breastfeeding earlier than intended...
  63. ncbi Self-care and mothering in African American women with HIV/AIDS
    Donna Z Shambley-Ebron
    University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    West J Nurs Res 28:42-60; discussion 61-9. 2006
    ..This study acknowledges strengths of African American women and generates theory that will enhance nursing care to this population...
  64. ncbi An insider perspective of daily stress and coping in elders with arthritis
    Sunghee H Tak
    College of Nursing, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Orthop Nurs 25:127-32. 2006
    ..Daily stress has a significant effect on the prediction of depression and decreased life satisfaction in older persons. However, little is known about the nature of the daily stress and coping process from their personal viewpoint...
  65. ncbi Spiritual well-being, religious coping, and the quality of life of African American breast cancer treatment: a pilot study
    Phyllis D Morgan
    Department of Nursing, Fayetteville State University, NC 28301, USA
    ABNF J 17:73-7. 2006
    ..The sample included a total of 11 African American women from the mid-Atlantic and southeastern United States. The Roy Adaptation Model (Roy & Andrews, 1999) served as a guide for this study...
  66. ncbi African American adolescent perceptions of vulnerability and resilience to HIV
    Betty L Glenn
    Clayton State University, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 19:259-65. 2008
    ..Content analysis was used to identify themes. The themes revealed were confidence, safe social activities, innocence, image, music/drug culture, and peer pressure...
  67. ncbi Spiritual experiences of parents and caregivers who have children with disabilities or special needs
    Susan Speraw
    The University of Tennessee College of Nursing, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 4180, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:213-30. 2006
    ..No parent or caregiver perceived nurses as having an awareness of or interest in spirituality within families of children who have special needs...
  68. ncbi Religion, relationships and mental health in midlife women following acute myocardial infarction
    Lucia Kamm-Steigelman
    WellStar College of Health and Human Services, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144 5591, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:141-59. 2006
    ..Greater activation of simple, family-oriented, coping resources during recovery may be key. It is recommended that mental health nurses be essential members of the recovery planning team...
  69. ncbi Perceptions of health and their relationship to symptoms in African American women with type 2 diabetes
    J C Stover
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Nursing, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 14:72-80. 2001
    ..The SF-20 was used to measure perceptions of health status. Data show that African American women with Type 2 diabetes have a wide variety of symptoms and poor perceptions of their general health and physical functioning...
  70. ncbi The influence of father absence on the self-esteem and self-reported sexual activity of rural southern adolescents
    Constance Smith Hendricks
    School of Nursing, Hampton University, Virginia, USA
    ABNF J 16:124-31. 2005
    ..Consideration of the notion that the phenomena of fathering rather than the mere presence of a father may contribute to differences in adolescent's lifestyle choices should be studied...
  71. ncbi Coping among African-American daughters caring for aging parents
    Sheila Jones-Cannon
    Hampton University, College of Virginia Beach, VA 23462, USA
    ABNF J 16:118-23. 2005
    ..A higher proportion of African-American caregivers reported having suffered physical and mental problems because of caregiving (U. S. Department of Health & Human Services, 2005)...
  72. ncbi Living among strangers: the needs and functioning of persons with schizophrenia residing in an assisted living facility
    Sandra Verbosky Cadena
    University of South Florida, College of Nursing, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:25-41. 2006
    ....
  73. ncbi College women's experience of stalking: mental health symptoms and changes in routines
    Angela Frederick Amar
    School of Nursing and Health Studies, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 20:108-16. 2006
    ..Stalking is a serious public health and societal concern affecting many college women...
  74. ncbi African American women's experience of infection with HIV in the rural southeastern United States
    Caroline Mallory
    Mennonite College of Nursing, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:28-36. 2008
    ..study was designed to explore African American women's experiences of infection with HIV in the rural southeastern United States. Ten women living with HIV participated in interviews...
  75. ncbi Policies and practices for maternal support options during childbirth and breastfeeding initiation after cesarean in southeastern hospitals
    Hila J Spear
    Department of Nursing at Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:634-43. 2006
    ....
  76. ncbi Barriers to seeking help and treatment suggestions for prenatal depressive symptoms: focus groups with rural low-income women
    D Elizabeth Jesse
    School of Nursing, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:3-19. 2008
    ....
  77. ncbi "I have always felt different": the experience of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in childhood
    Mona M Shattell
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, School of Nursing, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 23:49-57. 2008
    ..Nurses can use these findings to improve the care and long-term outcomes of children diagnosed with ADHD...
  78. ncbi Racial differences in the living kidney donation experience and implications for education
    Shayna L Lunsford
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Prog Transplant 17:234-40. 2007
    ..However, relatively little research has been conducted on barriers to living donation among African Americans. A shortage of suitable deceased donor kidneys among African Americans has encouraged donation from living donors...
  79. ncbi HPV knowledge and behaviors of black college students at a historically black university
    Jennifer D'Urso
    The Institute of Public Health, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL, USA
    J Am Coll Health 56:159-63. 2007
    ....
  80. pmc Understanding the relationship between knowledge and African Americans' donation decision-making
    Kimberly R Jacob Arriola
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 70:242-50. 2008
    ..To explore the association between different types of knowledge related to donation and transplantation and the expression of donation intentions via one's driver's license, a donor card, or sharing one's wishes with family...
  81. ncbi Risks and resources associated with antepartum risk for depression among rural southern women
    D Elizabeth Jesse
    East Carolina University, School of Nursing, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    Nurs Res 56:378-86. 2007
    ..Seven to 13% of American women who are pregnant suffers from major depression and 11%-50% experience antepartum depressive symptoms...
  82. ncbi The role of spirituality in sustaining the psychological well-being of HIV-positive black women
    Nikia D Braxton
    Department of Behavioral Science and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Women Health 46:113-29. 2007
    ..A sample of 308 HIV-positive Black women were recruited from HIV/ AIDS clinics in the Southeastern United States. Participants completed an interview assessing demographics, quality of life, depression, coping, and ..
  83. ncbi Muslim women's experiences with health care providers in a rural area of the United States
    Jennifer L Simpson
    Radford University, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 19:16-23. 2008
    ..S. healthcare system. Education of the Muslim patient and the provider is needed to increase health care satisfaction and use by rural Muslim women...
  84. ncbi Testing the Theory of Self-care Management for sickle cell disease
    Coretta M Jenerette
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Carrington Hall, Campus Box 7460, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:355-69. 2008
    ..The findings provide support for interventions to increase self-care management resources to improve health care outcomes...
  85. ncbi Health belief model perceptions, knowledge of heart disease, and its risk factors in educated African-American women: an exploration of the relationships of socioeconomic status and age
    Deborah E Jones
    Deborah E Jones, RN, PhD, is an Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:13-23. 2006
    ..Older women and those with higher SES knew more about heart disease and risk factors. Neither SES nor age moderated the relationship between knowledge and perceived susceptibility or seriousness...
  86. ncbi Coping and psychosocial adaptation to Type 2 diabetes in older Blacks born in the Southern US and the Caribbean
    Cynthia E Degazon
    Hunter College of the City University of New York, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, NY, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:151-63. 2007
    ..Findings from this study may aid in the development of interventions focused on improving diabetes self-management for older Blacks...
  87. ncbi Psychosocial characteristics and cardiovascular risk in African Americans with diabetes
    Janice Collins-McNeil
    Duke University School of Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 20:226-33. 2006
    ..The variance (10%) in CVD risk accounted for by the variables examined was not statistically significant, suggesting that other variables may be better predictors of CVD risk...
  88. ncbi Embracing changes: adaptation by adolescents with cancer
    Sasha Kareema Ramini
    Children s Hospital of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 34:72-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to use the Roy Adaptation Model (RAM) to examine adaptive strategies of adolescents with cancer...
  89. ncbi Sexual assertiveness in low-income African American women: unwanted sex, survival, and HIV risk
    James Whyte Iv
    Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32310, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 23:235-44. 2006
    ..to gather data from a convenience sample of 524 African American women aged 18 to 49 who dwelled in the southeastern United States. The study utilized the HIV Risk Behavior Questionnaire to determine the participant's level of HIV risk...
  90. ncbi Demands and resources: parents of school-age children with asthma
    E Juanita Lee
    School of Nursing, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634 0743, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:425-33. 2006
    ..The Mann-Whitney U test found no statistically significant differences between AA and EA parents in relation to demands and resources. Nursing implications are presented...
  91. ncbi Identification of special care needs: the comparison of the cardiothoracic intensive care unit patient and nurse
    Brittany Godfrey
    University of Alabama School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 25:275-82. 2006
    ..Common needs currently identified by the patient include miscommunication, anxiety, pain, and relaxation. Common needs currently identified by the nurses include pain management, nausea, and comfort...
  92. ncbi Relationship of anger, stress, and coping with school connectedness in fourth-grade children
    Marti Rice
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Sch Health 78:149-56. 2008
    ....
  93. ncbi Daily stress in elders with arthritis
    Sunghee H Tak
    College of Nursing, Univeristy of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Nurs Health Sci 9:29-33. 2007
    ..Studies are needed to develop and test stress management programs targeting various sources of daily stress...
  94. ncbi Ethnicity as a moderator of the theory of planned behavior and physical activity in college students
    Chris M Blanchard
    Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:531-41. 2007
    ..Intention significantly predicted PA for both ethnic groups. Furthermore, common and ethnic-specific beliefs were identified...
  95. ncbi Fatigue in African American women on hemodialysis
    Amy G Williams
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 34:610-7, 644; quiz 618. 2007
    ..039). Anemia, uremic malnutrition, mood disorder, and social support explained 38% of variance in fatigue scores (F = 4.768 [4, 31]; p = .004). Future studies testing interventions that mitigate fatigue are warranted...
  96. ncbi Factors related to smoking in college women
    Marlene C Mackey
    University of South Carolina College of Nursing, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 25:106-21. 2008
    ..Therefore, in addition to alcohol avoidance, exercise (as a stress management strategy) may be an important component of primary prevention and smoking cessation programs for college women...
  97. ncbi Perinatal crack users becoming temperant: the social psychological processes
    S Pursley-Crotteau
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
    Health Care Women Int 22:49-66. 2001
    ..This substantive theory provides a broader understanding of the experiences of addicted pregnant women. Implications for improved treatment and further research are suggested...
  98. ncbi Perceptions about breast cancer among college students: implications for nursing education
    Barbara D Powe
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:257-65. 2005
    ..More research is needed to understand how the nursing students' perceptions about breast cancer influence their ability to provide patient care across the cancer continuum...
  99. ncbi Access to breast cancer screening services for women with disabilities
    Nancy Mele
    University of Memphis, Loewenberg School of Nursing, 610 Goodman Street, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:453-64. 2005
    ..To identify barriers to breast cancer screening services encountered by women with physical disabilities...
  100. ncbi Responses of adults in the Southeast to events of September 11: six months later
    Joanne M Hall
    University of Tennessee, College of Nursing, Knoxville, Tennessee 37914, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:415-32. 2005
    This community-based study involved 20-minute semi-structured interviews with adults living in the Southeastern United States (n=174). Participants reported their perceptions and experiences related to the 9/11/2001 attacks on the US...
  101. ncbi Effects of individual and family hardiness on caregiver depression and fatigue
    Patricia C Clark
    Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, 1520 Clifton Road, Room 306, Atlanta, GA 30322 4207, USA
    Res Nurs Health 25:37-48. 2002
    ..Caregivers with low individual and family hardiness had more depression than those high in both resources. Additional research is needed to determine the relevance of hardiness theory in caregiving research...

Research Grants63

  1. Immunopathogenesis in Histoplasmosis
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    The dimorphic fungus, Histoplasma capsulatum (Hc) is endemic to the Midwestern and southeastern United States. Most infections are mild or asymptomatic...
  2. DUST MITE, COCKROACH AND CAT ALLERGENS IN ASTHMA
    Thomas A Platts-Mills; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Those responses are common in the southeastern United States and are associated with delayed anaphylaxis following 3-4 hours after consumption of red meat...
  3. Miami Womens Interagency HIV Study WIHS
    Lisa R Metsch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A growing proportion of U.S. women with HIV infection are from the Southeastern United States. Compared to all other states in the Southern region of the U.S...
  4. Training Grant in Inflammatory and Fibrosing Diseases
    Gary S Gilkeson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The ultimate goal of this grant is to improve the care of rheumatic disease patients from the Southeastern United States, emphasizing research and care of African Americans with rheumatic diseases...
  5. Pelvic Floor Disorders Network - Duke University Clinical Site
    Anthony G Visco; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  6. Research Training in Mental Health Services and Systems
    Joseph P Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Services and Systems Research co-sponsored by the two leading public and private universities in the southeastern United States-the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University-that are located within ten miles of ..
  7. GM-CSF Regulation of Zinc in Histoplasmosis
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..by applicant): The dimorphic fungus, Histoplasma capsulatum (Hc), is endemic to the midwestern and southeastern United States and is the most frequent cause of fungal respiratory infections...
  8. Chemokine-Cytokine Nexus in Fungal Immunity
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by applicant): The dimorphic fungus, Histoplasma capsulatum (Hc) is endemic to the Midwestern and southeastern United States. Most infections are mild or asymptomatic...
  9. Molecular and Cellular Determinants of Immunity to Histoplasmosis
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The dimorphic fungus, Histoplasma capsulatum (Hc) is found world-wide, and endemic to the Midwestern and southeastern United States. The organism can cause a life- threatening infection in immunocompetent or immunosuppressed individuals...
  10. Chemokine-Cytokine Nexus in Fungal Immunity
    GEORGE DEEPE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Project Summary The dimorphic fungus, Histoplasma capsulatum (Hc) is endemic to the Midwestern and southeastern United States. Most infections are mild or asymptomatic...
  11. Center for Subtropical & Tropical Oceans & Human Health Research in Marine Scienc
    LORA ELDERKIN FLEMING; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..CSTORMS will focus on issues relevant to the Southeastern United States and Caribbean, as well as global Sub/Tropical areas worldwide, to integrate interdisciplinary research ..
  12. Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries in the Southeast: Immigrant Worker Health
    Thomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Agricultural production in the southeastern United States often requires the hand labor of agricultural workers, and much of this agricultural labor is provided by immigrant, migrant, and seasonal ..
  13. Comparative safety of antiretrovirals among HIV-infected patients: minimizing cor
    Sonia Napravnik; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..antiretroviral therapy on CHD morbidity and mortality, relying on a large HIV clinical cohort in the Southeastern United States (the UNC CFAR HIV Clinical Cohort) as well as the Medicaid and Medicare claims databases...
  14. Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & Health
    Thomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  15. Trends in Surveillance for Localized Prostate Cancer and Barriers to its Use
    Daniel A Barocas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a multi-institutional group of 7 urology practices throughout the Mid- West, Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States. Using an established quality assessment, quality improvement model, we aim to assess prospectively the ..
  16. GM-CSF-Induced Metal Sequestration and Histoplasma
    George S Deepe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by applicant): The dimorphic fungus, Histoplasma capsulatum (Hc), is endemic to the Midwestern and southeastern United States and is the most frequent cause of fungal respiratory infections...
  17. Reducing Sexual Risk in Southern HIV-Positive Women
    CATHERINE FOGEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..the disease is far more heavily concentrated young heterosexual women of color living in the Southeastern United States. In North Carolina, African- American women make up an growing proportion of newly reported HIV ..
  18. Alabama-Clinical Trials Unit
    Michael S Saag; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The Southeastern United States has the fastest rising number of new HIV infections in the U.S...
  19. Alabama-Clinical Trials Unit
    Michael S Saag; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Southeastern United States has the fastest rising number of new HIV infections in the U.S...
  20. PS09-007, Evaluating Locally-Developed Homegrown HIV Prevention Interventions
    Scott D Rhodes; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Southeastern United States has the fastest-growing Latino population in the country and at the same time carries a disproportionate HIV burden...
  21. Infection Dynamics of Ehrlichia chaffeensis
    Andrea Varela Stokes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..agent of human monocytic ehrlichiosis and the most important emerging tick-borne disease in the southeastern United States, in the natural wild reservoir host, white-tailed deer...
  22. Wed Based Outreach for Pregnant African American Women
    JoAnne Herman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The population of interest will be accessed from a prenatal clinic of a regional hospital in the southeastern United States. The variables of social support; stressors during pregnancy (global stress, pregnancy related stress, ..
  23. Social Stressors and Alcohol Use among a subgroup of Latino Men
    Paul A Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  24. Faith in Sustaining SISTA
    GINA MARIA WINGOOD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Interdenominational Theological Center), the largest provider of HIV educational services in the Southeastern United States (AID Atlanta), a community based agency located in the heart of low-income communities (Healing Our ..
  25. HIV EPIDEMIOLOGY AMONG RURAL AFRICAN-AMERICANS
    Adaora Adimora; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..HIV infection has emerged as a major public health problem among African Americans in rural regions of the Southeastern United States, where the epidemics of gonorrhea, syphilis, and other curable STDs have also escalated...
  26. Encouraging Safe Dates: Reducing Intimate Partner Violence in South African Youth
    PAMELA KAY CUPP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..program, Safe Dates, which significantly reduced IPV among 8th and 9th grade students in the southeastern United States (Foshee, Bauman, Ennet, et al., 2004)...
  27. Primary care child obesity intervention targeting parents
    Tiejian Wu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..be recruited for this study are from a predominantly low socioeconomic status population residing in the Southeastern United States with a particularly high prevalence of overweight in which few interventions have been tested...
  28. Partner-Delivered Reflexology: Effects on Cancer Pain
    Nancy Stephenson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..cancer and their partners, randomized to experimental and control groups at each of 2 sites in the southeastern United States, is designed to test the effectiveness and integration of reflexology as an alternative and ..
  29. The Hispanic Health Research Network: Enhancing Practice-Based Research Capacity
    DEANNE MESSIAS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hispanics are the fastest growing population group in the southeastern United States, and South Carolina (SC) is among four states with the most rapidly growing Hispanic population (300% increase from ..
  30. WOMEN'S REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER
    Joseph Ernest; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..a department that has emerged as a leader in women's health reproductive health research in the Southeastern United States and has a history of successfully preparing fellows for academic careers...
  31. SAW PALMETTO EXTRACT IN BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA
    Andrew Avins; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..self-medicate with an extract of the saw palmetto plant (Serenoa repens), a medicinal herb grown in the southeastern United States. Saw palmetto has become the fifth leading medicinal herb consumed in the U.S...
  32. CAROLINA AND GEORGIA GENETICS NETWORK CENTER
    Joellen Schildkraut; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..both urban and rural communities and our patient population is directly comparable to the ethnic profile southeastern United States. Our Carolina and Georgia Network Center brings a breadth of experience in human genetics to the process ..
  33. UGA-NCAT: Bridges to the Doctorate
    ANTHONY CAPOMACCHIA; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This is particularly important since most students will be recruited from the impoverished "Black Belt" contained mostly in the Southeastern United States.
  34. Applied Research on Antimicrobial Ressitance
    Daniel Sexton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..aureus (MRSA) in a group of hospitals in the southeastern United States. Methods: The project will utilize 10 study hospitals and an infection control infrastructure that ..
  35. Telephone Peer Counseling for Rural Women with HIV
    Linda Moneyham; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..disparity in the rate of cases among female, minority, and rural populations, especially in the southeastern United States. The primary aim of the study is to compare the effects of two formats (face-to-face and telephone) for ..
  36. Parkinson's Disease Clinical Trial Group Site
    John Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and Clinical Center (PADRECC) provides PD treatment for military personnel and veterans throughout the southeastern United States, ranging from Pennsylvania down to Florida (including Puerto Rico) and west to the Mississippi River...
  37. REGIONAL RESEARCH CENTER FOR MINORITY ORAL HEALTH
    Shirley Russell; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The long-term goal of this program is to develop a major research center in the southeastern United States focused on alleviating oral health and oral health-related problems In minority populations...
  38. Prostate cancer in Blacks: Role of poverty and diet
    MOHAMMED OLIVER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aims of Project: 1) develop a geographic information system that maps prostate cancer incidence in the southeastern United States; 2) develop spatial regression models aimed at explaining the possible association of poverty, income, ..
  39. ERGONOMIC SOLUTIONS FOR FURNITURE MANUFACTURERS
    Gary Mirka; Fiscal Year: 2001
    The furniture manufacturing industry is of vital importance to the economy of the southeastern United States. In North Carolina alone there are over 78,400 people employed by the industry ranking it second in the state's manufacturing ..
  40. Second Annual Conference on Primary Care
    Michael Heisler; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..An eight state Region IV initiative to eliminate health disparities in the southeastern United States by the year 2010 was established after the 1st meeting held in 2001...
  41. ACHIEVING OPTIMAL OUTCOMES IN PRIMARY CARE
    EMMANUEL QUAYE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The target audience is primary care providers and health policy makers in the Southeastern United States. It is expected that 150-2000 people will attend the conference...
  42. A REGIONAL, COMMUNITY-HEALTH CENTER PBRN
    George Rust; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Network undertakes collaborative, practice-based research network in the community health centers of the southeastern United States. These health centers serve roughly 1...
  43. A REGIONAL, COMMUNITY-HEALTH CENTER PBRN
    George Rust; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Network undertakes collaborative, practice-based research network in the community health centers of the southeastern United States. These health centers serve roughly 1...
  44. HIV Among Rural Latino Gay Men and MSM in the Southeast
    SCOTT RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Southeastern United States has the fastest growing Latino population in the country and at the same time carries a disproportionate HIV/AIDS disease burden...
  45. Rapid Responses to Problem Drinking on College Campuses
    SCOTT RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Although the environmental intervention should be more than one year, the minimum time would be one academic year with a one year follow up. A pilot study with a historically black college or university is also proposed. ..
  46. South East Nerve Net Conference
    Paul S Katz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The South East Nerve Net aids in training students for careers in neuroscience by introducing them to researchers from across the Southeastern United States.
  47. C-CAPRELA: Cervical Cancer Prevention for Latinas
    SCOTT RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..developing effective interventions to reduce those disparities, and facilitating intervention delivery." [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Trabajando Juntos: Working for Health Disparity Reduction among Latinos
    SCOTT RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Risk of Adverse Outcomes after Spinal Cord Injury: A Longitudinal Study
    James S Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF RISK OF MORTALITY AFTER SCI
    James Krause; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Risk profiles will be generated to identify individuals at greatest risk for early mortality. Separate analyses and risk profiles will be generated based on injury severity, gender and race/ethnicity. ..
  51. Black Pooling Project
    Daniel Lackland; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will also examine the multivariate risk functions in blacks and whites in the three contexts: ordering risk, magnitude of relative risks, and estimation of absolute risk. ..
  52. Correlates of Duration of Initial Untreated Psychosis
    MICHAEL COMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The overall aim of the research project is to provide an in-depth exploration of the potential causes and consequences of initially untreated psychosis among first-episode patients. ..
  53. ATHEROGENESIS AND THE BONE MARROW ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM
    Carlos Ferrario; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed research will uncover novel mechanisms of atherogenesis that may have significant impact in the development of new therapeutic modalities applicable to cardiovascular and blood vessel diseases. ..
  54. Identifying Essential Skills for Violence Prevention
    ALBERT FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Completion of this work will set the stage for subsequent large-scale evaluation studies. ..
  55. STARS: STUDENTS TALKING ABOUT REAL SOLUTIONS
    Gina Wingood; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed study will examine the cost-effectiveness of the telephone relapse prevention condition relative to the group relapse prevention condition. ..
  56. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas. ..
  57. Brief Positive Image Communications for Adolescents
    Chudley Werch; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will also test the effects of re-interventions for enhancing outcomes over time. ..
  58. Nephron Count, Birth Weight & Hypertensive Renal Disease
    Michael Hughson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. A PRESCRIPTION FOR ENHANCING RESIDENT QUALITY OF LIFE
    Ann Kolanowski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study holds promise for improving quality of life for nursing home residents with dementia by using theoretically based activities to respond to their needs. ..
  60. Motivating Persons with Schizophrenia to Exercise
    LORA BEEBE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. HIV Epidemiology Among African American Women in North Carolina
    Adaora Adimora; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..