Linda Hill

Melbourne Hovell1
Judith A Wakim1
Elaine J. Blumberg1
Carol Sipan1
Norma J. Kelley1
1Melbourne Hovell
1Judith A Wakim
1Elaine J. Blumberg
1Carol Sipan
1Norma J. Kelley
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Despite decades of research surrounding determinants of alcohol and tobacco (A&T) use among adolescents, built environment influences have only recently been explored. This study used ordinal regression on 205 Latino adolescents to explore the influence of the built environment (proximity to A&T retailers) on A&T use, while controlling for recognized social(More)
BACKGROUND This study describes the barriers to effective and timely LTBI treatment encountered in a research study on INH adherence in Latino adolescents. METHOD Participant study logs were reviewed, results of continuing medical education pretests for medical providers were examined, and participating medical facilities were contacted in order to(More)
OBJECTIVE Pertussis vaccination during pregnancy has recently been recommended in both the USA and UK to prevent pertussis infection in infants. While there are no apparent safety concerns about the administration of Tdap vaccine during pregnancy, there is only limited safety data available. We aimed to closely monitor infants exposed to Tdap during(More)
There have been many contradicting studies as to how well preoperative airway assessments predict difficult intubation. One of these measures, thyromental distance (TMD), has often been called into question. However, there have been no published studies evaluating whether anesthesia practitioners are measuring TMD accurately, especially if they use(More)
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