5138.1: Wednesday, November 15, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Medical Care Poster Session 1

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Access to new medications to treat schizophrenia
Tami L. Mark, PhD, Riad G. Dirani, PhD, Pat A. Russo, PhD
Board 2Office-based systems for pneumococcal vaccination delivery: Can we put prevention into practice
Douglas Shenson, MD, MPH, John Quinley, MD, MPH, Donna DiMartino, RN, MSN
Board 3Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis among prison inmates infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus-- South Carolina, 1999
Steven I. McLaughlin, DVM,, MPH&TM, Phillip R. Spradling, MD, Dan Drociuk, MT, MSPH, Ridzon Renee, MD, Carol Pozsik, RN, MPH
Board 4Gender differences in Chlamydia infections in Massachusetts jails
Michael Whelan, RN, Yuren Tang, MD, MPH, Paul Etkind, DrPH, MPH, Thomas Conklin, MD, William Dumas, RN, Albert Foley, BS, Timothy Gagnon, PA
Board 5Urine-based Chlamydia screening in youth detention facilities
Michael Whelan, RN, Albert Foley, BS, Paul Etkind, DrPH, Gary Shostak, MPH, William Dumas, RN
Board 6Modeling administrative outcomes in fever and neutropenia (FN): Clinical variables significantly influence length of stay (LOS) and hospital charges
Marc Rosenman, Kristine Madsen, Siu Hui, Philip Breitfeld
Board 7Asthma severity in Chicago inner city and suburban hospitals
Mary E. Turyk, MPH, Victoria Persky, MD, Patti Ludwig-Beymer, PhD, RN
Board 8Cost effectiveness analysis of the self-management plan versus traditional treatment plan for adult patients with chronic asthma
Linfeng Xu, Zhimei Liu, Andrea K. Biddle, Gordon G. Liu
Board 9Community-based models for increasing access to pharmaceuticals for the Uninsured
Johanna Bell, MPH, Janet Walton, MA, H. Denman Scott, MD, MPH
Board 10Cost burden of fungal infections: Changes in incidence and first year costs
Leslie Wilson, PhD, Carolina Reyes, PhD, Michelle Stolpman, Pharm.D, Julie Speckman, BS, Karoline Allen, BS, Kirby Lee, BS, Johnny Beney, Pharm.D
Sponsor:Medical Care

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA