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Man, Muse, and Story: Psychohistorical Patterns in Oral Epic Poetry
Early studies of oral epic literature, that is, of epic literature composed without the aid of writing within a continuous tradition of some antiquity, focused quite logically and understandably on the somewhat mysterious ...
Migratory Shepherds and Ballad Diffusion
What's the best treatment setting for stable PE patients?
(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2018-12)
What's the best treatment setting for stable PE patients? The answer seems to be the outpatient setting. Here's why. PRACTICE CHANGER: Manage patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE) who are hemodynamically stable in ...
Collective impact : operationalizing a framework to coordinate community services
The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program provides comprehensive early childhood services. Federal agencies emphasize coordination of stakeholders for systems-building. Designing a well-coordinated ...
Market performance and the timing of retirement
This study is the first to utilize nine interview waves of the Health and Retirement Study and multilevel discrete-time survival analysis to investigate the effect of market returns on individual elective retirement ...
Selection of non-regular fractional factorial designs when some two-factor interactions are important
Introduction: Non-regular two-level fractional factorial designs, such as Placket-Burman designs, are becoming popular choices in many areas of scientific investigation due to their run size economy and flexibility. The ...
Symptomatic Tracheal Stenosis Masking as COPD Exacerbation : A Case Report
(University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2016-01)
Review of the book Consumer Economics : The Consumer in our Society by Zelenak, M. & Reiboldt, W.
Review of: Consumer Economics: The Consumer in our Society. Mel J. Zelenak and Wendy Reiboldt. Scottsdale, AZ: Holcomb Hathaway Publishers, 2006. 352 pages. Paperback, $49.50.
The Association between sensation seeking and well-being among college-attending emerging adults
Sensation seeking is a known risk factor for unsafe and reckless behavior among college students, but its association with well-being is unknown. Given that exploration plays an important psychosocial role during the ...
Music of the Cherokee Nation
(University of Missouri, Campus Writing Program, 2017)
Music history in North America begins long before Europeans came ashore; however, because classically trained musicians view music history through the lens of European practices and experiences, it becomes difficult to ...
Research in brief : using mobile phones to collect daily experience data from college undergraduates
This research brief describes our recent efforts collecting daily experience data from college undergraduates at a large midwestern U.S. university through mobile phone text messaging. By daily experience data, we mean ...
Hospital Medicine Virtual Journal Club
(University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2012-01)
Abstracts and full links from recent journals of interest to hospitalists.
ID corner : the origins of the current H1N1 Swine flu
(University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2009-08)
This article explains how the current epidemic strain of swine flu came to be. Citation and link.