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Community correlates of pneumonia hospitalization and mortality among persons 65 years and older in Texas counties
This study contributes knowledge to the overarching goals of Healthy People 2010, as it examined an objective aimed at improving population health of a priority population in the United States. The study aims examined the ...
The Prevalence of Temporomandibular Disorder in African Americans
This pilot study collected a convenience sample of adult residents of the Dallas, Texas metropolitan area to estimate the prevalence of temporomandibular disorder (TMD) in African Americans. Additionally, the study also ...
Survey of advanced environmental protection programs in Texas
(Texas Tech University, 2005-05)
Environmental policy is a focal point in the state of Texas. With the task of regulating over 1000 cities, the state is faced with the need to implement effective programs that allow local governments the flexibility and ...
Hard living: German-Americans in the Texas Hill Country
(Texas Tech University, 2006-05)
As the largest European immigrant population in the state of Texas, German- Americans have a rich agricultural history that has been a crucial factor in their delayed assimilation into the rest of American society. This ...
Evaluation of the vocational agriculture program in the Cotton Center community
(Texas Tech University, 1972-08)
Effects of simulated precipitation on nitrogen cycling and microbial processes in a grassland ecosystem at Big Bend National Park, Texas
(Texas Tech University, 2003-12)
Variations in the timing and magnitude of precipitation events have the potential to influence microbial dynamics and subsequent ecosystem level processes on a variety of scales leading to irreversible changes in vegetation ...
An examination of factors considered by the Texas print media on the use of a resource tool
This study sought to determine the impact the CottonLink media resource guide had on the increased coverage of cotton and means of improving industry-provided media resource guides. It also sought to identify newsgathering ...
South Plains water plan
(Texas Tech University, 1976-05)
The Paleoclamatic Implications of the Avian and Mammalian Faunas of Lower Sloth Cave, Guadalupe Mountains, Texas
(Texas Tech University, 1977-12)
Conservation of vertebrate biodiversity in Texas: Setting priorities for reserve selection
Species extinction rates are increasing throughout the world. A way to combat the global loss of species is through the creation of well-placed wildlife reserves. The principle objective of this study was to determine which ...