Larry T. Bennett

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Problems of drug prescribing are related to poor economic and clinical outcomes, and there is a common perspective that prescribing in nursing homes is suboptimal. This study purported to determine how prescribing of "inappropriate" drugs, health care provider-related factors, and patient demographics were related to the cost of pharmaceutical services and(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the factors that influence the number of different drugs prescribed to geriatric Medicaid recipients residing in Louisiana's intermediate care facilities I (ICFs I). DESIGN Observational and cross-sectional with descriptive and analytic components. PARTICIPANTS All geriatric Medicaid recipients in Louisiana ICFs I during 1994 (n =(More)
Batterer intervention programs (BIPs) are designed for men arrested for domestic violence and for men who would be arrested if their actions were public. These programs usually consist of educational classes or treatment groups, but may include other intervention elements such as extensive evaluation , individual counseling, or case management. Because 80%(More)
Using a risk and resilience perspective, the authors assessed urban adolescent mothers' exposure to community, family, and partner violence and analyzed the relationships between cumulative violence exposure and multiple school outcomes, within the context of welfare reforms. Positive attitude toward school and social support were examined as moderators of(More)
Fitness Standard 2 CERTIFICATION STATEMENT I hereby certify that this paper constitutes my own product, that where the language of others is set forth, quotation marks so indicate and that appropriate credit is given where I have used the language, ideas, expressions, or writings of another. ABSTRACT The Independence Fire District's prior physical fitness(More)
Artifacts are universal across all imaging modalities, varying in their conspicuity and significance. In this report three patients with pathology-proven breast cancer who had densities masquerading as microcalcifications at the resection margins of the lumpectomy specimens, but had negative microscopic margins, will be discussed. It was determined that(More)
I hereby certify that the following statements are true: 1. This paper constitutes my own product, that where the language of others is set forth, quotation marks so indicate, and that appropriate credit is given where I have used the language, ideas, expressions, or writings of another. 2. I have affirmed the use of proper spelling and grammar in this(More)
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