Latasha Jarrett

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OBJECTIVE To document obstacles to completing outpatient treatment faced by indigent patients with cervical cancer and compare treatment costs. METHODS A retrospective pilot case series study assessed all indigent Harris County residents referred from Lyndon Baines Johnson Hospital (LBJ) to The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center (M. D.(More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE The aim was to test the assumption that mass miniature x ray screening of the single homeless (hostel residents) is a cost-effective means of controlling pulmonary tuberculosis. DESIGN The study was a prospective experimental screening exercise to identify new cases of active tuberculosis completing treatment. SETTING The setting was(More)
BACKGROUND Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an incurable, unpredictable but typically progressive neurological condition. It is the most common cause of neurological disability in young adults. Within 15 years of diagnosis, approximately 50 % of affected people are unable to walk unaided, and over time an estimated 25 % depend on a wheelchair. Typically, people(More)
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