Brad Garner

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Care of asthmatic children is often episodic and more therapeutic than preventive. A 2-year randomized, controlled trial involving 95 children measured the impact of a comprehensive home and ambulatory program for pediatric asthma management using objective outcome measures. Interventions for the study group during the first year included 3-month clinic(More)
Unlike other forms of tuberculosis, tuberculous cerebral abscess is a rare complication of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and usually presents at a late stage of the disease. This article describes a case of tuberculous cerebral abscess in an HIV-infected patient that was effectively treated with surgery and chemotherapy. The patient has(More)
A 35-year-old woman presented 9 days postpartum with severe headache, arterial hypertension, and left parietal symptoms. A cerebral angiogram revealed widespread irregular areas of narrowing and dilatation, highly suggestive of vasculitis. The hypertension was treated successfully. A repeat angiogram 9 days later was almost completely normal. As this course(More)
Green roofs are a maturing application of best management practices for controlling urban stormwater runoff. The majority of green roofs are planted with drought resistant, higher plant species, such as the genus Sedum. However, other plant varieties, such as mosses, may be equally applicable. Residential roofs and natural terrestrial communities were(More)
Family Memorial Prize in Economics. The Eisenhower/Hoffman Prize is awarded to the economics student writing the best quantitative paper or project with public policy implications. Milena's paper, " The Effects of Intermarriage on the Earnings of Female Immigrants in the United States, " is the lead article in this issue of the Gettysburg Economic Review.(More)
Share feedback about the accessibility of this item. Abstract This paper examines the influence of economic, genetic, behavioral, and social factors on the parental choice to abuse one's child. I derive a choice model for the parents based on McFadden's (1974) conditional logit model. Within society, the parent or parents not only bear the responsibility(More)
Share feedback about the accessibility of this item. Family Memorial Prize in Economics. The Eisenhower/Hoffman Prize is awarded to the economics student writing the best quantitative paper or project with public policy implications. Milena's paper, " The Effects of Intermarriage on the Earnings of Female Immigrants in the United States, " is the lead(More)
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