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  • Water quality Innovation Fund : final report 

    (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    "The Environmental Science Club designed an innovative research project to establish environmental sensing stations that monitor the climate around the University of Missouri--Columbia campus. Campus environmental data is ...
  • Student speak : final report 

    Brent, Edward; Atkisson, Curtis; Segert, Ines (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    There were 6 objectives of the project. ... 1. Coding scheme. ... 2. Automated coding. ... 3. Automatically generated report. ... 4. Integration with MU's MyCourse and MoCAT. ... 5. Made available free to MU. ... 6. ...
  • MUTV digital editing station : final report 

    (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
  • Location Based Information Exchange : final report 

    Bock, Stephen; Guo, Junhua; Sun, Xie; Wang, Qia; Yao, Qiuming (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    What we have achieved: Through this project, we have achieved a location-based information exchange and sharing platform on campus. This platform can let people in university search for and post information based on ...
  • iLab : immersive visualization lab 

    Balakrishnan, Bimal (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    Proposal Summary: We proposed to develop the iLab: a large-screen, stereoscopic display environment to support 3-dimensional visualization with the 2009-2010 MUITC Interdisciplinary Innovations fund. The iLab provides an ...
  • Vox Rex 

    Fisher, Robert Morgan (The Missouri Review, 2015-07-09)
    Robert Morgan Fisher is The Missouri Review's 2015 Miller Audio Prize Contest Runner-up in the Prose category. Mr. Fisher's submission presents the vagaries in the personal and professional life of a voice actor.
  • This is how I thought things were done…sorry. 

    Drew, Erin (The Missouri Review, 2015-07-16)
    Erin Drew is the Missouri Review's 2015 Miller Audio Prize Contest Runner-up in the Humor category.
  • Is neurocognitive testing or symptom scores better for diagnosing concussion and predicting recovery? 

    Flint, Ryan (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Is neurocognitive testing or symptom scores better for diagnosing concussion and predicting recovery? Evidence-Based Answer: Computer-based neurocognitive testing appears to be superior to symptom scores for diagnosing ...
  • Do high-intensity workouts result in better depression treatment than medications? 

    Kirkland, R. Spencer; Wells, Jack C. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Do high-intensity workouts result in better depression treatment than medications? Evidence-Based Answer: High-intensity exercise is not more effective than pharmacologic therapy for depression (SOR: A, systematic review ...
  • 5 Things to know about screening for suicide risk in primary care 

    Ashley, June; Rollins, Vanessa (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. Based on 3 individual cohort studies of primary care patients (with heterogeneous designs), a systematic review of suicide prevention strategies concluded ...
  • Low-dose aspirin for women at risk for preeclampsia 

    Oyola, Sonia (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Bottom line: For women at high risk for preeclampsia, starting low-dose aspirin during the second trimester can reduce the risk of preeclampsia, preterm birth, and IUGR. There does not appear to be an increase in short-term ...
  • GLP-1 agonists with basal insulin are a good treatment option in patients with type 2 diabetes 

    Mounsey, Anne; Hawes, Emily (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Bottom line: A GLP-1 agonist and basal insulin combination offers a potential treatment option that improves glycemic control and reduces weight with no increased risk of hypoglycemia. The validity of this conclusion is ...
  • Compounded vancomycin solution for Clostridium difficile infection 

    Hill, Lucas G.; Dupuis, Kara M. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    In the April 2015 issue of Evidence-Based Practice, Braun and Works provided a concise review of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) treatment. The authors incorporated a patientcentered consideration of cost and weighed ...
  • The importance of choice 

    Neher, Jon O. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Nearly 1,000 patients of multiple ethnicities were randomized to 1 of 3 presentations about colon cancer screening. One group was told about colonoscopy only. One group was told about fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) only. ...
  • Can serum procalcitonin be used to direct antibiotic therapy in outpatients with acute respiratory infections? 

    Bersanti, Kira; Colson, Emily (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Can serum procalcitonin be used to direct antibiotic therapy in outpatients with acute respiratory infections? Evidence-based answer: Yes. In the outpatient management of acute respiratory infections, serum procalcitonin ...
  • What is the best starting dose of warfarin when initiating therapy? 

    Shepherd, Angela J.; McFarland, William; Morumuru, Ravi Kiran (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    What is the best starting dose of warfarin when initiating therapy? Evidence-Based Answer: When initiating warfarin, there is no difference between 5- and 10-mg starting doses or genotype-guided protocols in achieving a ...
  • What are the risks of prescribing both a beta-blocker and a calcium channel blocker? 

    Mott, Timothy; Lee, Michael (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    What are the risks of prescribing both a beta-blocker and a calcium channel blocker? Bottom line: When amlodipine or diltiazem are added to beta-blocker therapy for the treatment of stable inducible angina, 0.9% to 4.5% ...
  • What are the risks and benefits of doing mammograms in women ages 40–49 at average risk of breast cancer? 

    Vermani, Prathiba; Bhattacharyya, Adity (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    What are the risks and benefits of doing mammograms in women ages 40–49 at average risk of breast cancer? Evidence-Based Answer: Mammographic screening for women 40–49 years of age at average risk of breast cancer yields ...
  • Is acupuncture effective therapy for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)? 

    Gandhi, Nitin; Ussery-Kronhaus, Kelly; Bhattacharyya, Adity (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    Is acupuncture effective therapy for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)? Evidence-Based Answer: Not specifically. Acupuncture does not appear to be effective for IBS symptoms when compared with sham treatment (SOR: A, systematic ...
  • What behavioral interventions are effective for pediatric habit cough? 

    Bryant, Matthew E.; Syed, Shima (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2015-07)
    What behavioral interventions are effective for pediatric habit cough? Evidence-Based Answer: Self-hypnosis, biofeedback, and suggestion may be effective treatments for pediatric habit cough (SOR: C, small case series and ...

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