City Planning: Comprehensive planning for the physical development of the city.Gambling: An activity distinguished primarily by an element of risk in trying to obtain a desired goal, e.g., playing a game of chance for money.Games, Experimental: Games designed to provide information on hypotheses, policies, procedures, or strategies.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Agricultural Workers' Diseases: Diseases in persons engaged in cultivating and tilling soil, growing plants, harvesting crops, raising livestock, or otherwise engaged in husbandry and farming. The diseases are not restricted to farmers in the sense of those who perform conventional farm chores: the heading applies also to those engaged in the individual activities named above, as in those only gathering harvest or in those only dusting crops.Agriculture: The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.Pesticides: Chemicals used to destroy pests of any sort. The concept includes fungicides (FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL); INSECTICIDES; RODENTICIDES; etc.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.BrazilQuestionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Women's Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.Dental Care for Children: The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.MexicoIncidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.United StatesPrevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Chlordan: A highly poisonous organochlorine insecticide. The EPA has cancelled registrations of pesticides containing this compound with the exception of its use through subsurface ground insertion for termite control and the dipping of roots or tops of non-food plants. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)Air Pollutants, Radioactive: Pollutants, present in air, which exhibit radioactivity.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.North CarolinaProspective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Environmental Monitoring: The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.Impulsive Behavior: An act performed without delay, reflection, voluntary direction or obvious control in response to a stimulus.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Atrazine: A selective triazine herbicide. Inhalation hazard is low and there are no apparent skin manifestations or other toxicity in humans. Acutely poisoned sheep and cattle may show muscular spasms, fasciculations, stiff gait, increased respiratory rates, adrenal degeneration, and congestion of the lungs, liver, and kidneys. (From The Merck Index, 11th ed)Amyloid Neuropathies: Disorders of the peripheral nervous system associated with the deposition of AMYLOID in nerve tissue. Familial, primary (nonfamilial), and secondary forms have been described. Some familial subtypes demonstrate an autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance. Clinical manifestations include sensory loss, mild weakness, autonomic dysfunction, and CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1349)Midwestern United States: The geographic area of the midwestern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not indicated. The states usually included in this region are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.Urbanization: The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.Conservation of Energy Resources: Planned management, use, and preservation of energy resources.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.NebraskaApathy: Lack of emotion or emotional expression; a disorder of motivation that persists over time.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.Postmenopause: The physiological period following the MENOPAUSE, the permanent cessation of the menstrual life.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Rickettsia rickettsii: A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria that is the etiologic agent of ROCKY MOUNTAIN SPOTTED FEVER. Its cells are slightly smaller and more uniform in size than those of RICKETTSIA PROWAZEKII.Nursing, Supervisory: Administration of nursing services for one or more clinical units.Missions and Missionaries: To be used for articles pertaining to medical activities carried out by personnel in institutions which are administered by a religious organization.Dental Facilities: Use for material on dental facilities in general or for which there is no specific heading.Occupational Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.Medicaid: Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.Swine Diseases: Diseases of domestic swine and of the wild boar of the genus Sus.Water Supply: Means or process of supplying water (as for a community) usually including reservoirs, tunnels, and pipelines and often the watershed from which the water is ultimately drawn. (Webster, 3d ed)History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Herbicides: Pesticides used to destroy unwanted vegetation, especially various types of weeds, grasses (POACEAE), and woody plants. Some plants develop HERBICIDE RESISTANCE.Neuropsychological Tests: Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.Radon: A naturally radioactive element with atomic symbol Rn, atomic number 86, and atomic weight 222. It is a member of the noble gas family found in soil, and is released during the decay of radium.Orthopedics: A surgical specialty which utilizes medical, surgical, and physical methods to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the skeletal system, its articulations, and associated structures.Environmental Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Case-Control Studies: Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Schools, Veterinary: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of veterinary medicine.Smoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.Air Pollutants: Any substance in the air which could, if present in high enough concentration, harm humans, animals, vegetation or material. Substances include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; and volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Risk-Taking: Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Hospitals, Rural: Hospitals located in a rural area.Punishment: The application of an unpleasant stimulus or penalty for the purpose of eliminating or correcting undesirable behavior.Swine: Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever: An acute febrile illness caused by RICKETTSIA RICKETTSII. It is transmitted to humans by bites of infected ticks and occurs only in North and South America. Characteristics include a sudden onset with headache and chills and fever lasting about two to three weeks. A cutaneous rash commonly appears on the extremities and trunk about the fourth day of illness.Animal Husbandry: The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition.Bird Diseases: Diseases of birds not considered poultry, therefore usually found in zoos, parks, and the wild. The concept is differentiated from POULTRY DISEASES which is for birds raised as a source of meat or eggs for human consumption, and usually found in barnyards, hatcheries, etc.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Epidemiologic Methods: Research techniques that focus on study designs and data gathering methods in human and animal populations.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Familial: A familial disorder marked by AMYLOID deposits in the walls of small and medium sized blood vessels of CEREBRAL CORTEX and MENINGES.History, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Urban Health Services: Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Cryptosporidium parvum: A species of parasitic protozoa that infects humans and most domestic mammals. Its oocysts measure five microns in diameter. These organisms exhibit alternating cycles of sexual and asexual reproduction.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Diet: Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.Culex: A genus of mosquitoes (CULICIDAE) commonly found in tropical regions. Species of this genus are vectors for ST. LOUIS ENCEPHALITIS as well as many other diseases of man and domestic and wild animals.West Nile Fever: A mosquito-borne viral illness caused by the WEST NILE VIRUS, a FLAVIVIRUS and endemic to regions of Africa, Asia, and Europe. Common clinical features include HEADACHE; FEVER; maculopapular rash; gastrointestinal symptoms; and lymphadenopathy. MENINGITIS; ENCEPHALITIS; and MYELITIS may also occur. The disease may occasionally be fatal or leave survivors with residual neurologic deficits. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, p13; Lancet 1998 Sep 5;352(9130):767-71)History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Mumps: An acute infectious disease caused by RUBULAVIRUS, spread by direct contact, airborne droplet nuclei, fomites contaminated by infectious saliva, and perhaps urine, and usually seen in children under the age of 15, although adults may also be affected. (From Dorland, 28th ed)Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Odds Ratio: The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.MinnesotaVietnamAir Pollution: The presence of contaminants or pollutant substances in the air (AIR POLLUTANTS) that interfere with human health or welfare, or produce other harmful environmental effects. The substances may include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; or volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.Housing: Living facilities for humans.Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine: A medical specialty concerned with the use of physical agents, mechanical apparatus, and manipulation in rehabilitating physically diseased or injured patients.Terrorism: The use or threatened use of force or violence against persons or property in violation of criminal laws for purposes of intimidation, coercion, or ransom, in support of political or social objectives.Risk: The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Hospitals, Urban: Hospitals located in metropolitan areas.Poverty Areas: City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.IowaSubstance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Dental Caries: Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Local Government: Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.Longitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Linear Models: Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.Executive Function: A set of cognitive functions that controls complex, goal-directed thought and behavior. Executive function involves multiple domains, such as CONCEPT FORMATION, goal management, cognitive flexibility, INHIBITION control, and WORKING MEMORY. Impaired executive function is seen in a range of disorders, e.g., SCHIZOPHRENIA; and ADHD.ArgentinaDisease Reservoirs: Animate or inanimate sources which normally harbor disease-causing organisms and thus serve as potential sources of disease outbreaks. Reservoirs are distinguished from vectors (DISEASE VECTORS) and carriers, which are agents of disease transmission rather than continuing sources of potential disease outbreaks.Health Services Misuse: Excessive, under or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.AustriaWest Nile virus: A species of FLAVIVIRUS, one of the Japanese encephalitis virus group (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUSES, JAPANESE). It can infect birds and mammals. In humans, it is seen most frequently in Africa, Asia, and Europe presenting as a silent infection or undifferentiated fever (WEST NILE FEVER). The virus appeared in North America for the first time in 1999. It is transmitted mainly by CULEX spp mosquitoes which feed primarily on birds, but it can also be carried by the Asian Tiger mosquito, AEDES albopictus, which feeds mainly on mammals.Zea mays: A plant species of the family POACEAE. It is a tall grass grown for its EDIBLE GRAIN, corn, used as food and animal FODDER.Proportional Hazards Models: Statistical models used in survival analysis that assert that the effect of the study factors on the hazard rate in the study population is multiplicative and does not change over time.Cluster Analysis: A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.Choice Behavior: The act of making a selection among two or more alternatives, usually after a period of deliberation.Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Water Pollutants, Chemical: Chemical compounds which pollute the water of rivers, streams, lakes, the sea, reservoirs, or other bodies of water.Substance Abuse, Intravenous: Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Statistics, Nonparametric: A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.SEER Program: A cancer registry mandated under the National Cancer Act of 1971 to operate and maintain a population-based cancer reporting system, reporting periodically estimates of cancer incidence and mortality in the United States. The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program is a continuing project of the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health. Among its goals, in addition to assembling and reporting cancer statistics, are the monitoring of annual cancer incident trends and the promoting of studies designed to identify factors amenable to cancer control interventions. (From National Cancer Institute, NIH Publication No. 91-3074, October 1990)Confidence Intervals: A range of values for a variable of interest, e.g., a rate, constructed so that this range has a specified probability of including the true value of the variable.Genotype: The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.Insecticides: Pesticides designed to control insects that are harmful to man. The insects may be directly harmful, as those acting as disease vectors, or indirectly harmful, as destroyers of crops, food products, or textile fabrics.Alcohol Drinking: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.Anthropometry: The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.JapanHIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Antisocial Personality Disorder: A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Suburban Population: The inhabitants of peripheral or adjacent areas of a city or town.Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.Horse Diseases: Diseases of domestic and wild horses of the species Equus caballus.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.RestaurantsIndiaBirds: Warm-blooded VERTEBRATES possessing FEATHERS and belonging to the class Aves.Weather: The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin: Any of a group of malignant tumors of lymphoid tissue that differ from HODGKIN DISEASE, being more heterogeneous with respect to malignant cell lineage, clinical course, prognosis, and therapy. The only common feature among these tumors is the absence of giant REED-STERNBERG CELLS, a characteristic of Hodgkin's disease.Body Mass Index: An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)Task Performance and Analysis: The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Sex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Life Style: Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Cattle Diseases: Diseases of domestic cattle of the genus Bos. It includes diseases of cows, yaks, and zebus.Food Habits: Acquired or learned food preferences.Models, Statistical: Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Cereals: Seeds from grasses (POACEAE) which are important in the diet.Research: Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)Meat: The edible portions of any animal used for food including domestic mammals (the major ones being cattle, swine, and sheep) along with poultry, fish, shellfish, and game.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Breast Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.Homosexuality, Male: Sexual attraction or relationship between males.Dominican Republic: A republic in the Greater Antilles in the West Indies. Its capital is Santo Domingo. With Haiti, it forms the island of Hispaniola - the Dominican Republic occupying the eastern two thirds, and Haiti, the western third. It was created in 1844 after a revolt against the rule of President Boyer over the entire island of Hispaniola, itself visited by Columbus in 1492 and settled the next year. Except for a brief period of annexation to Spain (1861-65), it has been independent, though closely associated with the United States. Its name comes from the Spanish Santo Domingo, Holy Sunday, with reference to its discovery on a Sunday. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p338, 506 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p151)Alcoholism: A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype: A subtype of INFLUENZA A VIRUS with the surface proteins hemagglutinin 1 and neuraminidase 1. The H1N1 subtype was responsible for the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).ExplosionsBaltimoreGeographic Mapping: Creating a representation of areas of the earth or other celestial bodies, for the purpose of visualizing spatial distributions of various information.Epidemiological Monitoring: Collection, analysis, and interpretation of data about the frequency, distribution, and consequences of disease or health conditions, for use in the planning, implementing, and evaluating public health programs.Homicide: The killing of one person by another.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Hospitals, Municipal: Hospitals controlled by the city government.LondonSequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.Particulate Matter: Particles of any solid substance, generally under 30 microns in size, often noted as PM30. There is special concern with PM1 which can get down to PULMONARY ALVEOLI and induce MACROPHAGE ACTIVATION and PHAGOCYTOSIS leading to FOREIGN BODY REACTION and LUNG DISEASES.Cognition Disorders: Disturbances in mental processes related to learning, thinking, reasoning, and judgment.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Public Facilities: An area of recreation or hygiene for use by the public.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Ozone: The unstable triatomic form of oxygen, O3. It is a powerful oxidant that is produced for various chemical and industrial uses. Its production is also catalyzed in the ATMOSPHERE by ULTRAVIOLET RAY irradiation of oxygen or other ozone precursors such as VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS and NITROGEN OXIDES. About 90% of the ozone in the atmosphere exists in the stratosphere (STRATOSPHERIC OZONE).Prefrontal Cortex: The rostral part of the frontal lobe, bounded by the inferior precentral fissure in humans, which receives projection fibers from the MEDIODORSAL NUCLEUS OF THE THALAMUS. The prefrontal cortex receives afferent fibers from numerous structures of the DIENCEPHALON; MESENCEPHALON; and LIMBIC SYSTEM as well as cortical afferents of visual, auditory, and somatic origin.Transportation: The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.Obesity: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).Poverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Nitrogen Dioxide: Nitrogen oxide (NO2). A highly poisonous gas. Exposure produces inflammation of lungs that may only cause slight pain or pass unnoticed, but resulting edema several days later may cause death. (From Merck, 11th ed) It is a major atmospheric pollutant that is able to absorb UV light that does not reach the earth's surface.Cattle: Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.Hispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.New JerseyNew YorkMolecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Schools: Educational institutions.Seroepidemiologic Studies: EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES based on the detection through serological testing of characteristic change in the serum level of specific ANTIBODIES. Latent subclinical infections and carrier states can thus be detected in addition to clinically overt cases.Homeless Persons: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.Population Density: Number of individuals in a population relative to space.Demography: Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.Sexual Behavior: Sexual activities of humans.Amyloid beta-Peptides: Peptides generated from AMYLOID BETA-PEPTIDES PRECURSOR. An amyloid fibrillar form of these peptides is the major component of amyloid plaques found in individuals with Alzheimer's disease and in aged individuals with trisomy 21 (DOWN SYNDROME). The peptide is found predominantly in the nervous system, but there have been reports of its presence in non-neural tissue.TexasExercise: Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.ChicagoPublic Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.Reward: An object or a situation that can serve to reinforce a response, to satisfy a motive, or to afford pleasure.Community Health Planning: Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)Polymerase Chain Reaction: In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). 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  • Conveniently located in the center of Iowa, the Iowa City/Coralville area is continually energized by the academic, artistic, athletic, and medical strength of Iowa City's University of Iowa, one of the nation's most respected public universities. (cvent.com)
  • On the UNESCO Web site, the organization commends Iowa City's "commitment to literary culture through the diversity of grassroots initiatives, such as the Iowa Writers' Workshop and the Iowa Summer Writing Festival," and states that the community could serve as "an instructional model and inspiration for other small cities to promote local economic and sociocultural development through creative industries. (pw.org)
  • Many of Orange City's liberal arts professionals are graduates of the only accredited liberal arts school in the city. (educationnews.org)
  • Many of Iowa City's risk management professionals are graduates of this school. (educationnews.org)
  • There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in risk management offered by Iowa City's risk management schools. (educationnews.org)
  • Iowa City's off-leash dog parks are maintained by the City of Iowa City and were founded in partnership with the Johnson County Dog Park Action Committee. (icgov.org)
  • Opened in 2009, Iowa City's second dog park is a three-acre area within Scott Park. (icgov.org)
  • It will be Iowa City's business park. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Jeff Davidson, the city's Iowa City director of planning and development, said the current proposal for the Moss Ridge Campus remains similar to the original development, with a smaller and less expensive initial footprint and a greater emphasis on office space. (dailyiowan.com)
  • The Burlington City Council came close during Tuesday's work session to finalizing a list of potential budget cuts if a proposed franchise fee fails in a special election this summer, but the process was stalled by disagreement about the fate of the city's bus service. (thehawkeye.com)
  • In an email to the DI , Iowa City Resource Management Superintendent Jennifer Jordan said the city's role is to accept trash from qualifying residents using a database the county provides and then invoice the county for that trash every month. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Welcome to Cvent's Meeting and Event Planning Guide to the Iowa City/Coralville Area, a guide for meeting professionals. (cvent.com)
  • A spirited metropolitan area with a wealth of cultural and recreational attractions, the Iowa City/Coralville Area serves as a fantastic meeting destination, fueled by its state-of-the-art facilities, beautiful accommodations, excellent service, and small town atmosphere with big city fun. (cvent.com)
  • Fast-growing Coralville features fantastic shopping and the popular Iowa River Landing mixed-use development, home to more than 330,000 square feet of retail, dining, office, and entertainment space perched along the Iowa River and accented by walking trails, green spaces, and even a sculpture walk. (cvent.com)
  • Considered the anchor of the Iowa River Landing, the beautiful Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center features the largest meeting space in the Iowa City Area, totaling 60,000 square feet. (cvent.com)
  • The hotel is two miles from the University of Iowa and about 20 miles from Eastern Iowa Airport, which serves as the nearest airport to the Iowa City/Coralville Area. (cvent.com)
  • Aside from the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, the Iowa City/Coralville Area is home to a range of unique venues perfect for group gatherings and private events, as well as nationally respected festivals, museums, and galleries, practically designed for group downtime. (cvent.com)
  • For a dramatic event, the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts houses a 472-seat auditorium perfect for large events, while the Englert Theatre in the heart of Iowa City welcomes groups to gather throughout its facility and gallery areas. (cvent.com)
  • With the level of the Iowa River rising, check out our Iowa River Flood Simulator to see what portions of Iowa City and Coralville would be affected by rising waters. (thegazette.com)
  • We are approximately 5 minutes from downtown Iowa City, University of Iowa, Hospitals and Clinics, Coral Ridge Mall and Coralville Lake State Park. (hotels-rates.com)
  • Coralville, home to Coral Ridge Shopping Mall and nearby University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, VA Hospital and the University of Iowa. (ihsadvantage.com)
  • Participates in the required activities of the medical staff of Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa and/or appropriate regional hospitals. (theladders.com)
  • Communicates with and performs duties following Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa Guiding Behaviors. (theladders.com)
  • Acts in a professional manner reflecting the mission, philosophy and values of Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa and the Sisters of Mercy. (theladders.com)
  • Must be able to obtain Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa medical staff privileges. (theladders.com)
  • All Iowans are being reminded about the importance of carbon monoxide detectors after the weekend deaths of two people in Mason City. (radioiowa.com)
  • Platts says 67-year-old Thomas Jiminez and his 80-year-old wife, Carmen, were found dead over the weekend in their Mason City home after police were called on a welfare check. (radioiowa.com)
  • Northwood - Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Markel, Mrs. Bertha Juhl and Alvin Ransem of the local Coast- to-Coast store, attended a district appliance sales meeting at Mason City. (newspapers.com)
  • Northwood-Leonard Spilde of Northwood is at Mercy hospital, Mason City, suffering from viru pneumonia. (newspapers.com)
  • With the inclusion of Iowa City, the Creative Cities Network comprises sixteen member cities recognized as cultural centers for literature, cinema, music, crafts and folk arts, design, media arts, and gastronomy. (pw.org)
  • Most 3 star hotels in Iowa City offer exclusive amenities like a state of the art fitness facilities, business centers, fine dining, and daily housekeeping. (hotels.com)
  • Whether you need help getting rid of a drug or alcohol addiction or live with a husband or wife who does, our help line is ready to take your call, anytime, day or night, and is staffed by friendly advisors, there to discuss the perfect inpatient drug and alcohol rehab centers Sioux City, Iowa offers. (recovery.org)
  • Browse our directory of top rated Sioux City drug rehabs and alcohol rehabilitation centers to find the best addiction treatment in Iowa. (treatment4addiction.com)
  • Turner said the city also is a very attractive place for transients because of the numerous free-meal programs, hospitals and county resources. (thegazette.com)
  • Stone City was once the location of an art colony. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nathan Thompson, project coordinator for Northeast Iowa Resource Conservation and Development, stands in front of the location for a new Jewish welcome center in Postville, Iowa. (upi.com)
  • Iowa City economic-development coordinator Wendy Ford said the location and geographical features of the park make it an attractive location for businesses looking for space in the 20,000-50,000 square-foot range. (dailyiowan.com)
  • To estimate the price of rehabilitation in Sioux City, IA, you first have to decide on the amenities the center provides and its location relative to your own requirements. (recovery.org)
  • Iowa City is a wonderful partner, because they own and operate the landfill," Sullivan said. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Funded by property tax levied on rural residential areas, the program gives rural residents 2,000 pounds of trash disposal at the Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center per year. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Exclusive deals for your 3 star hotel in Iowa City are available on Hotels.com and can be explored by specifying your search around the price range, amenities, and accommodations you desire. (hotels.com)
  • The Red Cross serving Greater Iowa is updating social media sites (Facebook, search American Red Cross Iowa and on Twitter, @GreaterIA_ARC) with the very latest information on where people can go for assistance. (redcross.org)
  • Search for cheap and discount hotel rates in Central City, IA for your upcoming leisure or conference / group travel. (hotelplanner.com)
  • City High head coach Dan Sabers talks with Zach Jones after his 65-yard touchdown during the Little Hawks' game against Davenport Central on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. (press-citizen.com)
  • Given that the site's best day of traffic netted roughly 2,000 visitors, it was hardly a cross-platform viral town destroyer. (techdirt.com)
  • The signers of this petition urge the Marion City Council to adopt a similar policy. (change.org)
  • In this partnership, Dave Jackson, assistant director of Facilities Management said in an email to The Daily Iowan that five people from the UI landscape services worked downtown, the T. Anne Cleary Walkway, Iowa Avenue, Madison Street, and Jefferson Street at 1 a.m. during spring break to sweep the debris into the streets for the city crews to clean up with street sweepers. (dailyiowan.com)
  • In 1905 Portland cement began to be produced in Waterloo, Iowa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Our first office was located in the Waterloo Building, in downtown Waterloo, Iowa. (findlaw.com)
  • Residents of a rural town in northern Iowa were ordered to evacuate Thursday morning after a building containing sulfuric acid caught fire, officials said. (latimes.com)
  • The dispatcher said the town's residents had been evacuated to the town of Kensett, about six miles south. (latimes.com)
  • Johnson County ranks fifth out of Iowa s six largest counties in the percentage of residents that are homeless, according to a recent study provided by the city. (thegazette.com)
  • Iowa City residents must have a current City of Iowa City dog license to get a park tag. (icgov.org)
  • A survey by the 24/7 Wall Street firm cited Lamoni as the poorest town in Iowa, with one in four residents living in poverty . (desmoinesregister.com)
  • Most Postville residents say that quickly changed as families from the new communities bought houses, enrolled their children in school and became part of the town. (upi.com)
  • Indeed, the council would have input on Transit Advisory Committee, proposed to be composed of the city manager, two council members, two private business representatives, a major public transit consumer and two city residents. (thehawkeye.com)
  • Since 1971 Iowa City Free Medical/Dental Clinic has been providing health care to the uninsured and under-served people of the wider Johnson County area. (causes.com)
  • Meanwhile, a partnership between Johnson County and Iowa City to clean up rural Johnson County has been a sleeper for some time, and the county is working to change that. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Assistant City Manager Ashley Monroe said the city has a lot of crossover with the UI and Johnson County that the public may not know about. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Moss said that 50 acres will remain undeveloped and construction on nearly 45 acres of phase 1 could follow the access road from Pearson's Iowa City campus set to begin this summer. (dailyiowan.com)
  • Monroe said the city looks at the university campus as an extension of Iowa City and vice versa, and that they're more intertwined compared with other college towns. (dailyiowan.com)
  • We are currently gathering data for the number of liberal arts faculty in Orange City, growth in the field of liberal arts academia and liberal arts faculty salaries in Orange City. (educationnews.org)
  • The number of risk management faculty, growth in the field of risk management academia and risk management faculty salaries in Iowa City, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. (educationnews.org)
  • The city celebrates the local festival of Lincoln Highway Days in August every year. (citytowninfo.com)
  • As the number of liberal arts professionals in Orange City has shrunk, salaries for liberal arts professionals have increased. (educationnews.org)
  • Liberal arts professional salaries in Orange City are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields. (educationnews.org)
  • On average risk management professionals in Iowa City earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Iowa City. (educationnews.org)
  • The town's lawyer sent Harms a legal threat, telling him to stop criticizing the town on his website and strongly suggesting he try to be more positive about the stinkhole he lived in. (techdirt.com)
  • 641)753-3371 - Iowa Rivers Chapter serving Hardin, Jasper, Marshall, Poweshiek and Tama counties. (redcross.org)
  • If you are putting money toward your health and well-being, you'll need to make sure you're making the best possible choice for your Sioux City drug and alcohol addiction treatment facility. (recovery.org)
  • If you've determined what amenities you're looking for, you'll find Sioux City in-patient addiction treatment programs that suit nearly any requirement. (recovery.org)
  • Marcus said the city council is expected to address the issue of homelessness at an upcoming meeting. (thegazette.com)
  • Mike Norris, executive director of the Southeastern Iowa Regional Planning Commission, presented the council with a proposed contract that would dissolve the Burlington Urban Service and its transit operators to be replaced by SEIBUS, a public transit system offered by SEIRPC. (thehawkeye.com)
  • Set to be voted on by the council next Monday, the resolution would establish a three-year contract between the city and SEIRPC beginning June 30. (thehawkeye.com)
  • City Manager Jim Ferneau told the council the resolution doesn't need to be voted on at next Monday's council meeting, and can be tabled for further discussion. (thehawkeye.com)
  • The signers of this petition urge the city council members to reconsider their decision, and to more greatly limit the use of fireworks. (change.org)
  • The Iowa City council in Iowa has approved plans to build a $10.9M public works facility that will house four departments and allow the city to consolidate operations. (government-fleet.com)
  • The current facilities are in poor condition and are inefficient, according to a memo provided to city council. (government-fleet.com)
  • Regular City Council meetings are usually held twice a month (on the second and fourth Tuesday evenings). (cityofames.org)
  • Pressure increased on San Francisco officials Friday to decide whether they want the World War II battleship Iowa after two key federal lawmakers agreed to let any California community bid for the vessel. (sfgate.com)
  • But while Port of Stockton officials have already pledged a 1,000-foot dock, a 90,000 square-foot building and a 15-acre parking lot, supporters of bringing the Iowa to San Francisco are still trying to convince the Board of Supervisors and Mayor Gavin Newsom that it's worth the effort. (sfgate.com)
  • EPA has been working with city officials in Keokuk to approve a plan since 2007. (eponline.com)
  • City officials said that because of the cold winter months, it is unlikely they will issue tickets immediately. (dailyiowan.com)
  • City officials are still waiting for signs to be completed for the spaces, O'Brien said. (dailyiowan.com)
  • He is an experienced LASIK surgeon in Iowa and performs all types of of Laser Eye Surgery procedures including LASIK at Iowa, Custom LASIK and other Laser Vision Correction procedures for Iowa patients. (seewithlasik.com)
  • Successful LASIK Surgery requires an experienced LASIK surgeon who demonstrates consistent TLC for LASIK patients in order to provide a thorough Consultation for LASIK plus Laser Vision Correction expectations that are realistic- Dr. Wagoner, Dr. Goins, and the practice staff offer expertise and experience in LASIK plus Iowa Cityconvenience to help you achieve your vision correction goals. (seewithlasik.com)
  • Mercy Iowa City is an acute care hospital and regional referral center that draws patients from throughout southeast Iowa. (sharecare.com)
  • One-year permit tags may be purchased at the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center, the Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center, and at both dog parks if staff is present. (icgov.org)
  • Construction workers build out a new Jewish welcome center next to a kosher grocery store in Postville, Iowa. (upi.com)
  • Sioux City Convention Center and Tyson Event Center are also within 6 mi (10 km). (expedia.com)
  • In addition to the Town Hall meetings, Department of Labor staff will be on hand Wednesday, March 22, 2006 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Hotel at Gateway Center, Conference Room 1, to provide assistance to workers or survivors of workers who wish to file a claim under the EEOICPA. (dol.gov)
  • Iowa City has the Senior Center and Animal Center that the county contributes funding toward and conducts a public-transportation study that the university participates in, among other initiatives. (dailyiowan.com)
  • On top of that, he's also going to be collecting from the town for his troubles, as Rox Laird reports for Courthouse News Service . (techdirt.com)