Cynthia D Stewart

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OBJECTIVE Because most studies of adolescent alcohol use have focused primarily on the frequency and quantity of consumption, we know little about how adolescent drinking patterns change during the high school years. The purpose of this article is to provide such data, as well as to identify some of the individual, family, social life and community(More)
This study utilized structural equation modeling to examine the relationship between alcohol use and academic motivation controlling for potentially mediating variables of deviant behavior, depressive cognitions, family communication, and peer relations. The study also examined the manner in which these relationships were moderated by gender. Results(More)
BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus has been reported to increase whole-body protein breakdown and thus loss of lean body mass. Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes (CFRD) is associated with undernutrition and increased mortality. OBJECTIVE We hypothesized that CFRD is associated with increased whole-body protein breakdown, which results in negative protein balance,(More)
Statistics show that more than half the victims of child abuse have fractures. The orthopedic surgeon will often be the first person to identify a potentially abused child. In a series at Brenner Children's Hospital, 17% of abused children had a fracture as the initial manifestation of child abuse. For protection of the child, it is essential that the(More)
Ceftazidime-avibactam and ceftolozane-tazobactam are new antimicrobials with activity against multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa. We present the first case of persistent P. aeruginosa bacteremia with in vitro resistance to these novel antimicrobials. A 68-year-old man with newly diagnosed follicular lymphoma was admitted to the medical intensive(More)
OBJECTIVES To compare the efficacy of an enteric-coated buffered pancreatic enzyme (EC buffered PE) containing 1.5 mEq of bicarbonate per capsule with a conventional enteric-coated enzyme (EC-PE) capsule in cystic fibrosis patients with signs or symptoms of moderate to severe malabsorption. METHODS In a double-blind crossover study, subjects were randomly(More)
Group differences in four aspects of alcohol consumption behaviors were examined in non-traditional college students (N = 1092; 828 women and 264 men) attending a large, non-residential, urban university. Findings demonstrated several differences between traditional and non-traditional students' drinking behaviors. Specifically, non-traditional students are(More)
Eleven elderly patients (older than 65 years) with relapsed large cell lymphoma were treated with high-dose myeloablative therapy and autologous peripheral blood progenitor cell support (ABMT). All 11 patients were in sensitive relapse at the time of ABMT. Treatment-related mortality was 9%. Median CD34 cell collection was 4.8 x 10(6) cells/kg. Median time(More)
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