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    • The Dietary and Endogenous Components of Human Serum Triglycerides in Alimentary Lipemia 

      Suchy, Norma (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      In normal alimentary lipemia in humans, following the ingestion of a fat meal, the serum triglyceride concentration rises to a peak level approximately four hours after the meal and falls to the original fasting level ...
    • The In Vivo and In Vitro Incorporation of Radioactive Phosphorous by the Anterior Prostate of the Mouse 

      Knych, Edward Thomas Jr (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      Loss of endogenous male sex hormone results in characteristic regressive changes. These changes lead to the cessation of growth and subsequent atrophy of the secondary sex structures. Injection of testicular extracts or ...
    • Ion and Amino Transport in Rabbit Kidney Tissue in Tissue Culture Media 

      Searles, Robert P. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1964)
      Recently much attention has focused on the method whereby living cells regulate their external environment. It is generally accepted that an active metabolic process is involved. Hoffman (1) and Post (2) in reviews present ...
    • Implementing an Optical Surface Monitoring System for Left Breast Radiation Therapy 

      Rodenhausen, Kyle (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      This research project implements VisionRT's AlignRT optical surface monitoring system to reliably position patients receiving supine breast radiation therapy, specically, the left breast where the deep inspiration breath-hold ...
    • The Eucharist and Social Justice -- Repost 

      Massaro, Thomas, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      Rev. Thomas Massaro, S.J. discusses the relationship between the Eucharist and social justice.|Massaro is the dean of the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University in Berkeley California.|This podcast originally ...
    • Operator Exposure in Fluoroscopy: The CUMC to BMMC Transition 

      Aumen, Laura (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      In our studies of operator exposure in interventional radiology and diagnostic fluoroscopy, we used the Mirion Instadose+ personal dosimeter badges, for which we measured an acceptable average badge-to-badge variability ...
    • Addressing Awareness, Attitudes and Behavior of University Students Towards Influenza Vaccination 

      Waghmare, Prajakta (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Objective: The objective was to determine the awareness, attitudes, and behavior of college students regarding influenza vaccination. Acute respiratory illness, mainly influenza and pneumonia, is the eighth leading cause ...
    • Factors of Giving to a Midwestern University 

      Scott, Brett A. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      The purpose of this quantitative study was to investigate the factors that contribute to alumnae/i giving at a Midwestern university. Creswell’s (2014) post-positivist perspective was used as the theoretical framework, ...
    • Between Two Trees: A Collection of Short Stories 

      Kafka, Alexandra (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Between Two Trees: A Collection of Short Stories. I chose to name my thesis after the first story I wrote when I was still in elementary school. It was a little fantasy story about a doorway, an archway formed by two trees, ...
    • Diagnosis and Treatment of Mandibular Prognathism 

      Quinn, Galen (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      The orthodontist is faced primarily with the problem of permanently stabilizing unstable or easily unstabilized structures in the form of teeth. Fortunately, he is able to influence the growth pattern of the face and jaws ...
    • Dextrose Gel As A First-Line Treatment for Hypoglycemia 

      Perez, Ricardo (2018)
      Neonatal hypoglycemia is the most frequent metabolic disorder experienced by newborns after birth and is the leading cause of admissions in the neonatal intensive care units (NICU). If hypoglycemia is not properly diagnosed ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1954 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1954)
      Following the trend of progress in recent years, 1954 proved to be a record year in many ways for St. Joseph's Hospital. For the first time in the history of the institution total services soared above the $3,000,000.00 ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1955 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1955)
      St. Joseph's Hospital paused in its busy activity in April to celebrate its 75th anniversary under the Poor Sisters of St. Francis Seraph. Since 1080, when four Franciscan Sisters arrived in Omaha to take over the hospital ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1959 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1959)
      A steady volume of patient services, the inauguration of initial steps towards realization of a new School of Nursing and Educational building and an honor award from the Creighton University for its Administrator highlighted ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1956 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1956)
      The year 1956 was one of continued service and progress at St. Joseph's Hospital. A second five-year program of improvement and expansion got underway to highlight the year's activities. Contracts were let in April for the ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1953 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1953)
      The year 1953 was one of prosperity and progress for St. Joseph's Hospital, with the opening in July of a Polio Rehabilitation Center highlighting that progress. In cooperating with the National Foundation of Infantile ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1958 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1958)
      Progress was the keyword at Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph's Hospital during the year, 1958. It was a year that saw the purchase of land for parking, present and future. Several pieces of property in the proximity of the ...
    • A History of Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph Hospital. Omaha, Nebraska – 1957 

      Anonymous (Creighton Memorial Saint Joesph Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska. 1957)
      Gross business which topped the four-million dollar mark highlighted the year 1957 at Creighton Memorial Saint Joseph's Hospital. Potential earnings combined with free care established a record-breaking total of $4,350,404.03 ...
    • TREM-2 and Dendritic Cells in the Pathogenesis of Allergic Airway Inflammation 

      Hall, Sannette C. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Asthma is a chronic disorder of the conducting airways that involves the interplay of multiple genetic and environmental factors. It is characterized by reversible airway obstruction, cellular infiltration, airway inflammation ...