Lisa Mcdermott

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BACKGROUND The purpose of this research is to develop and evaluate methods for conducting pragmatic cluster randomized trials in a primary care electronic database. The proposal describes one application, in a less frequent chronic condition of public health importance, secondary prevention of stroke. A related protocol in antibiotic prescribing was(More)
  • Lauren Hartstein, Lauren E Hartstein, Neil, Jennifer Martin Berthier, Lisa Mcdermott, Melinda Harvey +1 other
  • 2014
In the model room task, children watch as a miniature toy is hidden somewhere in a scale model of a room and are asked to find the larger version of the toy in the corresponding place in the actual room. Previous work has shown that children under age three often perform very poorly on this task. One prominent theory for their failure is that they lack the(More)
life depression is a multifactorial illness that is associated with neurobiological, psychological and social factors. With regard to the neurobiological factors, it is unlikely that depression is simply associated with abnormalities of a single brain region. Rather, it is postulated that depression is associated with disruption of the neural networks that(More)
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