Carol E. Thompson

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The present study examined the effects of naturalistic benzodiazepine (BZ) use on selective attention to threat cues in 50 patients diagnosed with anxiety disorders, according to DSM-IV (APA, 1994) criteria. Patients provided information on their BZ use histories, demographics, and severity of anxiety symptomatology, and completed a computerized Stroop task(More)
Data were collected by the Virgin Islands Beef Cattle Improvement Program and the Virgin Islands Agricultural Experiment Station staff to establish the breed structure of the Senepol cattle. Data for the analysis were limited to the two Virgin Islands Senepol breeders with the most complete and largest set of records, representing approximately 65% of the(More)
During a 3-yr period 184 steers were allotted to five treatment groups. Group 1 steers were pastured on fescue-clover and slaughtered in the spring at approximately 540 d of age. Group 2 steers were pastured on fescue-clover then placed on summer pasture regimens and slaughtered at approximately 620 d of age. Group 3 steers were treated the same as Group 2(More)
Two experiments were conducted to evaluate whether administration of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) before and/or after breeding influences the first-service pregnancy rate in beef heifers. In Experiment 1, 125 yearling and two-year-old heifers were allotted to one of four groups: a control group; a group receiving 3,000 IU hCG on Day 4 of the(More)
Four trials were conducted to study synchronous estrous response in beef cows and in beef and dairy heifers to Luprostiol (13, thia-PG-F(2)alpha analog) in comparison with other prostaglandin products. In Trial 1, 60 virgin beef heifers were observed for estrus for 5 d and artificially inseminated. Heifers not observed in estrus within 5 d were randomly(More)
Multiparous lactating beef cows were observed for estrus and randomly assigned to one of four Luprostiol (13, thia-PG-F(2)alpha analog) treatment groups receiving 3.8 (LI), 7.5 (LII), 15 (LIII) or 30 (LIV) mg Luprostiol, respectively, or to an untreated control group (C), or to a positive control group (E) receiving 500 mcg Estrumate. Cows received their(More)