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IUD Choice in Transgender and Gender Diverse Individuals, Lauren Abern, Glen de Guzman, Jake Cook, Kristen Kiely, and Karla Maguire

A 'Mass' Caused by Dust: Disseminated and Severe Coccidioidomycosis in an Immunocompetent Person, Elizabeth Au and Kush Modi

Is Core Temperature Influenced by Triathlon Wetsuit Models When Swimming in Warm Water?, Melissa J. Aure, Gabriela Guzman, Boram Lim, Cordero Roche, and John A. Mercer

The Influence Of Concussion History On Landing Biomechanics In Adolescent Athletes: A Pilot Investigation, Jason M. Avedesian and Janet S. Dufek

Mo1048 Pool Day Gone Wrong. A Case of Caustic Injury Caused by Hydrochloric Acid in Pool Cleaner, Hamza Aziz, Annie Hong, Ranjit S. Makar, Daisy S. Lankarani, Muthena Maklad, and Gordon Ohning

Associations between Comorbid TDP-43, Lewy Body Pathology and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Alzheimer's Disease, Ece Bayram, Guogen Shan, and Jeffrey L. Cummings

The Optimal Size of Ovarian Follicles at Oocyte Collection, Carrie E. Bedient, L. A. Kaye, Ankita Raman, Forest C. Garner, M. Aguirre, and B. S. Shapiro

Weight Loss Decreases Dyspnea on Exertion and Unpleasantness in Obese Adults, Vipa Bernhardt, Dharini M. Bhammar, Rubria Marines-Price, and Tony G. Babb

Impact Of Footwear On Running Mechanics In Older Individuals: A Pilot Study, Brianne Borgia, Kara N. Radzak, and Jula Freedman Silvernail

Similarities in Joint Stiffness Across Footwear Conditions in Older and Younger Runners, Brianne Borgia, Kara N. Radzak, and Julia Freedman Silvernail

Copy Neutral Changes Identified by Single - Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Microarray Analysis during Prenatal Diagnosis, Bobby K. Brar, Stephanie Gutierrez, Pooja Patil, Shelley Mueller, and Bing Huang

1028: Utility of the Cerebroplacental Ratio (CPR) in Marijuana Exposed Growth Restricted Fetuses, Bobby Brar, Pooja Patil, Rebecca Kolstad, James Alexander, Michael Gardner, and Nora Doyle

National Analysis of Treatment Approaches, Margin Status, and Survival between Surgical Approaches in Hepatocellular Carcinoma at Academic Centers and Non-Academic Centers, Daniel Chang MD, MPH and Chad L. Cross

S79Rare Variant Analyses from Whole Genome Sequencing of 20 Chinese Schizophrenia Families, Jingchun Chen, Francisco Servin, Paul Kim, Kenny Do, Travis Mize, Jain-Shing Wu, Xia Wang, Mahtab Hamid, Kyler Smith, Marvi Moreno, Kendra Coleman, Emily Huang, Xiangning Chen, and Atoshi Banerjee

SA86 - Whole Genome Sequencing of Schizophrenia Families with Multiple Affected Individuals, Xiangning Chen, Jingchun Chen, Jain-Shin Wu, and Travis Mize

SU97 - Genetically Informed Subtyping of Schizophrenia, Xiangning Chen, Jain-Shin Wu, Travis Mize, and Jingchun Chen

A Rare Case of a Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium Infection Secondary to Lobar Pneumonia in an Immunocompetent Patient, Jacqueline Choa, Heather Boakye, and Mutsumi Kioka

Safety and Efficacy of Bronchoscopy in Pregnancy, Jacqueline Choa, Banreet Dhindsa, Elizabeth Au, Chad Cross, and Rajany Dy

Comparison of Maximal Forces Produced During Different Chokehold Techniques, Andrew Craig-Jones, Damon McCune, Duncan French, Kyle Larimer, David Chuang, and John Mercer


Pediatric Ingestion of Multiple Button Batteries, Johnny Fong MD and Tony Zitek

Determining If A Bike-mounted Aerodynamic Sensor Can Detect Changes In Wheel Rolling Resistance During Cycling With Different Tire Pressures Outdoors, Tedd Girouard, Boram Lim, Cesar Nava, Chris Morton, and John Mercer

Validity of the Adidas Smart Bra in Measuring Heart Rate during Exercise Transitions, Gabriela Guzman, Crystal Maxwell, and James W. Navalta

MR elastography based fibrosis correlates with clinical liver events in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: A multi-center study, Ma Ai Thanda Han, Jonathan Grotts, Rola Saouaf, Nabil Noureddin, Walid Ayoub, Andrea Scott, Mary Barbara, Matthew Tjahja, Toluwalase Okubote, Zied Kayali, Edward Mena, Naim Alkhouri, and Mazen Noureddin

THU-311-Liver Enzymes Cut Offs in Patients with Advanced Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Multi-Center Study, Ma Ai Thanda Han, Rola Saouaf, Nabil Noureddin, Jonathan Grotts, Vinay Sundaram, Andrea Scott, Mahsa Mansouri, Mary Barbara, Matthew Tjahja, Emmanuel Thomas, Zeid Kayali, Edward Mena, Naim Alkhouri, and Mazen Noureddin

2434. Proton Pump Inhibitor Use on Efficacy of Fecal Microbiota Transplant Administered by Trans-Oral Routes for Clostridioides Difficile Infection: A Systematic Review and Analysis, Annie S. Hong MD, Wen Yuan Yu DO, Jenny M. Hong, Mohamed Azab MD, Gordon V. Ohning MD; PhD, and Mahendran Jayaraj MD

Why Do We Deliver? A Closer Look at Indicated Deliveries Scheduled Less Than 39 Weeks [28T], David N. Jackson MD, Marsha Matsunaga Kirgan MD, Pooja Patil MD, Bobby Brar MD, Ashley Parr, and Anastasia Belilovets

Depression and Fitness Level in College Students Attending a Diverse University, Sharon Jalene, Jennifer Pharr, and Brach Poston


Influence of Biomedical Risk Factors on Chronic Low Back Pain Among Women, Jennifer Kawi

Hip Mechanics during Gait in Sedentary Adults, Devin K. Kelly, Kristyne Wiegand, Janet S. Dufek, and Julia Freedman Silvernail

Comparison of Nutritional Content of Prescription vs Nonprescription Prenatal Vitamins [23F], Rachel E. Kelly, Abebe H. Muraga, and David Leighton Howard

Case of Spontaneous Chylous Ascites in Alcoholic Liver Disease and Sepsis, Shahrukh Hussain Khan and Mutsumi Kioka

Caleta El Cobre 022: An Unusual Nakhlite with Abundant Aqueous Alteration, Lisa Krämer Ruggiu, Jérôme Gattacceca, Bertrand Devouard, Arya Udry, Vinciane Debaille, Pierre Rochette, Jean-Pierre Lorand, Lydie Bonal, Pierre Beck, Violaine Sautter, M M. Meier, Matthieu Gounelle, Yves Marrocchi, C. Madden, and H. Busemann

Sa1469 ERCP with Overtube-Assisted Enteroscopy in Patients with Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Anatomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Rajesh Krishnamoorthi, Mahendran Jayaraj, Harshith Priyan, Nadav Sahar, Joanna K. Law, Michael C. Larsen, Shayan S. Irani, Richard A. Kozarek, and Andrew S. Ross

Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening Prevalence and Mortality Rates in Nevada: A Population Health Analysis of Behavioral Risk, Parvesh Kumar, Chad Cross, Karen Callahan, and Sheniz Moonie

Breast and Prostate Cancer Screening Disparities and Mortality Rates in Nevada as Compared to California and the United States, Parvesh Kumar, Chad Cross, and Sheniz Moonie

Su54 - A Pilot Methylated Dna Immunoprecipitation Sequencing: Hypermethylation of the Death-Associated Protein 3 (Dap3) and Mir2110 in Fibromyalgia Associated with Child Abuse History Among African American Females, Hyunhwa Lee, Annette Mullis, Sijung Yun, Katrina Isla, Jonica Estrada, Nada Lukkahatai, Leorey Saligan, and Brian Walitt

Handgrip Fatigue and Forearm Girth in Intermediate Sport Rock Climbers, Grace MacDonald, Jacob W. Manning, Szu-Ping Lee, Charli Aguilar, Nathaniel G. Bodell, Jack Young, Brian Schilling, and James W. Navalta

Pazopanib-Associated Secondary Spontaneous Pneumothorax: Natural Disease Progression or Drug Safety Concern?, Hafiz Mahboob, Arthur Oliver Romero, and Jacqueline Choa

Stride Frequency Manipulation: Physiological And Perceptual Responses During Backward Running With Body Weight Support, Kneji Masumoto, Daniel Denton, Andrew Craig-Jones, and John Mercer

Evaluation Of Shoulder Muscle Activity Patterns While Swimming In Triathlon Wetsuits, John Mercer, Boram Lim, Cordero Roche, and Andy Do

Comparisons of Running Mechanics Between Injured and Non-injured Cross-country Runners, Julien Mihy, Kristyne Weigand, and Julia Freedman Silvernail

Validity And Reliability Of Heart Rate Devices Compared Second-by-second Versus Minute-by-minute, James W. Navalta, Gabriela Guzman, Crystal Maxwell, and Jeffrey Montes

Melt Inclusion Analyses to Constrain Parental Magma Compositions of the Nakhlite Meteorites, Amanda M. Ostwald, Arya Udry, and Juliane Gross

The Influence Of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation On Skill Acquisition In A Complex Motor Task, Milan Pantovic, Austin Pomerantz, Sierra Kreamer-Hope, Lidio L. Albuquerque, Matt C. Pettit, Michael Zurowski, Mark A. Guadagnoli, Zachary A. Riley, and Brach Poston

Running For Two: A Case Study On Running Throughout Pregnancy, Kara Radzak, Jessica Tom, and Brianne Borgia

Formation and Emplacement of Martian Poikilitic Shergottites, Rachel R. Rahib, Arya Udry, Geoffrey H. Howarth, Juliane Gross, Marine Paquet, Logan M. Combs, Dara L. Laczniak, and Jonathan M. Day

Validity In Step Counting Of Wearable Devices During Uphill Trail Running, Robert W. Salatto, James W. Navalta, Jeffrey Montes, Nathaniel G. Bodell, Jacob W. Manning, and Mark DeBeliso

Joint Stiffness During Walking in Sedentary Young Adults, J Freedman Silvernail, B. Borgia, and K. Wiegand

Annual Variation Among Tree Pollen in Las Vegas From 2015-2018, Asma Tahir, Tanviben Patel Ph.D., Joseph Jean, Mark P. Buttner Ph.D., Dennis Bazylinski Ph.D., and Joram S. Seggev M.D.

Change in Emergency Department Volume Following the Las Vegas October Shooting, D. S. Thompson, T. Marshall, L. R. Bali, I. Chung, and David Slattery

Abstract P051: College Students’ Perception and Beliefs Regarding Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A Mixed-Methods Study, Dieu-My T. Tran, Catherine Dingley, and Rogelio Arenas

Abstract P051: College Students’ Perception and Beliefs Regarding Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A Mixed-Methods Study, Dieu-My T. Tran, Catherine Dingley, and Rogelio Arenas

Stomach Cancer - Physical and Functional Tests, Roberto Carlos Vieira Jr., Geovane Tolazzi, Haracelli Christina Barbosa Alvez Leite da Costa, Aiton Silva Machado, Felipe dos Santos Boa Sorte, Andrea Claudia Alves, James W. Navalta, and Fabricio A. Voltarelli

High-Protein Diet in Combination with Resistance Training Improves Performance without Changing Blood Parameters in Rats, Fabricio A. Voltarelli, Paula C. Almeida, Thiago Lima, Eudes Thiago P. Avila, Geovane J. Tolazzi, and James W. Navalta

Investigating the History of Aubrites Using X-Ray Computed Tomography and Bulk Partition Coefficients, Zoe E. Wilbur, Arya Udry, Francis M. McCubbin, Kathleen E. Vander Kaaden, Ryan A. Ziegler, Karen Ziegler, and Christopher DeFelice

Sub-Region Based Radiomics Analysis for Survival Prediction in Esophageal Tumors Treated by Radiotherapy, P. Yang, L. Xu, Z. Cao, Y. Jiang, Y. Xue, C. Luo, Shixiu Wu, Yu Kuang, and Tianye Niu

Comparison of Inflammatory Responses Between Hetastarch and Lactated Ringer's Solution Treatment, Liyuan Zhang, Charles Caldwell, Jazmin Lopez, Julia Soulakova, and Barbara St. Pierre Schneider


Association Between Employee Department and Responsibile Gambling Program Perceptions, Brett Abarbanel, Heather M. Gray, Debi A. LaPlante, and Bo J. Bernhard

VGO, NFT, OMG! Commentary on Continued Developments in Skins Wagering, Brett Abarbanel and Joseph Macey

Exploring Gamers' Perceptions of Esports Betting Advertising, Brett Abarbanel and Dylan Phung

Iron Turning Waste Media for Treating Endosulfan and Heptachlor Contaminated Water, Tauqeer Abbas, Tanush Wadhawan, Asad Khan, John McEvoy, and Eakalak Khan


A Defense of Free-Roaming Cats from a Hedonist Account of Feline Well-being, C. E. Abbate


Don’t Demean “Invasives”: Conservation and Wrongful Species Discrimination, C. E. Abbate and Bob Fischer


GIS Framework for Spatiotemporal Mapping of Urban Flooding, Sayed Joinal Hossain Abedin and Haroon Stephen

Persistent Right Umbilical Vein in Isomerism, Ruben J. Acherman and William N. Evans

The Accountability Culture: a Systematic Review of High-Stakes Testing and English Learners in the United States During No Child Left Behind, Sandra Acosta, Tiberio Garza, Hsien-Yuan Hsu, Patricia Goodson, Yolanda Padrón, Heather H. Goltz, and Anna Johnson

Modeling Gamma Radiation Exposure Rates Using Geologic and Remote Sensing Data to Locate Radiogenic Anomalies, Christopher T. Adcock, Daniel A. Haber, Pamela C. Burnley, Russell L. Malchow, and Elisabeth M. Hausrath

Nature and Evolution of the Precambrian Lithosphere Beneath the Arabian Shield of Saudi Arabia Deduced from A Suite of Xenoliths from the Harrat Hutaymah Cenozoic Volcanic Field, Ahmed Hassan Ahmed, Shehta Abdallah, Kamal A. Ali, and Minghua Ren

Bright Gamma-Ray Flares Observed in GRB 131108A, A. Ajello, M. Arimoto, K. Asano, M. Axelsson, L. Baldini, G. Barbiellini, D. Bastieri, R. Bellazzini, A. Berretta, E. Bissaldi, R. D. Blandford, R. Bonino, E. Bottacini, J. Bregeon, P. Bruel, R. Buehler, S. Buson, R. A. Cameron, R. Caputo, P. A. Caraveo, E. Cavazzuti, S. Chen, G. Chiaro INAF-Istituto di Astrofisica Spaziale e Fisica Cosmica Milano, S. Ciprini, D. Costantin, S. Cutini, F. D'Ammando, P. de la Torre Luque, F. de Palma, N. Di Lalla, and L. Di Venere Università e del Politecnico di Bari

Fat Women’s Experiences in Therapy:“You Can’t See Beyond… Unless I Share It with You”, Liya M. Akoury, Kerri J. Schafer, and Cortney S. Warren


Phosphine Oxide Containing Poly(pyridinium salt)s as Fire Retardant Materials, Maksudul M. Alam, Bidyut Biswas, Alexi K. Nedeltchev, Haesook Han, Asanga D. Ranasinghe, Pradip K. Bhowmik, and Kisholoy Goswami

Beyond Banditry: The Significance of Everyday Larceny in New Mexican Social History, 1837-1865, Michael J. Alarid


The Micro-Foundations of an Open Economy Money Demand: An Application to Central and Eastern European Countries, Claudiu T. Albulescu, Dominique Pepin, and Stephen M. Miller

Relationship Between Dental Students' Personality Profiles and Self-reported Oral Health Behaviour, Mahmoud K. Al-Omiri, Mohannad M. Alhijawi, Mohammad H. Al-Shayyab, Andrej M. Kielbassa, and Edward Lynch

Existence of Solution for a Class of Quasilinear Schrödinger Equation in ℝN with Zero-Mass, Claudianor O. Alves, David G. Costa, and Olímpio H. Miyagaki

Inference of Genetic Forces Using a Poisson Random Field Model with Non-Constant Population Size, Amei Amei and Jianbo Xu


Inferring the Distribution of Selective Effects from a Time Inhomogeneous Model, Amei Amei and Shilei Zhour


A Dynamic Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment for Norovirus in Potable Reuse System, Erfaneh Amoueyan, Sajjad Ahmad, Joseph N.S. Eisenberg, and Daniel Gerrity

Equivalency of Indirect and Direct Potable Reuse Paradigms Based on a Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment Framework, Erfaneh Amoueyan, Yongsheng He, Hongjie Wu, Chuanwei Zhu, Shichun Huang, and Jian Huang

Should Business Groups be in Finance? Evidence from Indian Mutual Funds, Santosh Anagol and Ankur Pareek

A Seismic Hazards Overview of the Urban Regions of Nevada: Recent Advancements and Research Directions, John G. Anderson, Richard D. Koehler, Rachel Abercrombie, Sean Kamran Ahdi, Stephen Angster, Jayne Bormann, James N. Brune, Seth M. Dee, Craig dePolo, Stephen E. Dickerson, Michelle Dunn, James E. Faulds, William C. Hammond, Rachel Hatch, Annie Kell, Graham Kent, Corne Kreemer, John Louie, Ian Pierce, Christine J. Ruhl, Kenneth D. Smith, Wanda Taylor, Steven G. Wesnousky, and Ivan Wong

A Description of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in the Southwestern State of Nevada, Julia Anderson, Sheniz Moonie, Mary Beth Hogan, and Brian Labus


Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Management with Multi-State Power-Down Systems, James Andro-Vasko, Wolfgang W. Bein, and Hiro Ito

Follow-Up Trends After Emergency Department Discharge for Acutely Symptomatic Hernias: A Southwestern Surgical Congress Multi-Center Trial, Jillian L. Angelo, Amy H. Kaji, Lara H. Spence, David S. Plurad, Marlo Asis, Annabel Barber, Thomas J. Schroeppel, Emma C. Callaghan, Brandon T. Grover, Justin L. Regner, Michael Truitt, and Dennis Y. Kim

Phage Shock Protein and Gene Responses of Escherichia Coli Exposed to Carbon Nanotubes, Tu Thi Anh Le, Pumis Thuptimdang, John M. McEvoy, and Eakalak Khan

Metal- and Cholride Readent-Free Synthesis of Mixed Thiophosphates, Jeffery Ash, Hai Huang, and Jun Yong Kang

Assessing Variability of Photovoltaic Load Supply in Hawai‘i, Djeto Assané, Denise Eby Konan, and Pam Chasuta Anukoolthamchote

Graphical Tools for Conceptualizing Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education, Katherine B. Aubrecht, Yehudit Judy Dori, Thomas A. Holme, Rea Lavi, Stephen A. Matlin, MaryKay Orgill, and Heather Skaza-Acosta

Intimate Partner Stalking among College Students: Examining Situational Contexts Related to Police Notification, Megan Bears Augustyn, Callie Marie Rennison, Gillian M. Pinchevsky, and Amy B. Magnuson


Safety of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Mohamed Azab, Shishira Bharadwaj, Mahendran Jayaraj, Annie S. Hong, Pejman Solaimani, Mohamad Mubder, Hyeyoung Yeom, Ji Won Yoo, and Michael L. Volk


Identification of Critical Source Areas (CSAs) and Evaluation of Best Management Practices (BMPs) in Controlling Eutrophication in the Dez River Basin, Hadi Babaei, Mohammad Nazari-Sharabian, Moses Karakouzian, and Sajjad Ahmad

N-Nitrosodimethylamine (Ndma) Formation and Mitigation in Potable Reuse Treatment Trains Employing Ozone and Biofiltration, Fernando Bacaro, Eric Dickenson, Rebecca A. Trenholm, and Daniel Gerrity

Uncovering Multiple Metal–Metal Bonding in a Tetranuclear Fluoride Rhenium Cluster or the Curious Case of {[Ni(H2O)6](NH4)4}[Re4F18]·4H2O, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran, Keith Lawler, Adelheid Hagenbach, Andrea Abram, Ulrich Abram, Alfred Sattelberger, and Frederic Poineau

Uncovering Multiple Metal–Metal Bonding in a Tetranuclear Fluoride Rhenium Cluster or the Curious Case of {[Ni(H2O)6](NH4)4}[Re4F18]·4H2O, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran, Keith Lawler, Adelheid Hagenbach, Andrea Abram, Ulrich Abram, Alfred Sattelberger, and Frederic Poineau


Bis(tetra­phenyl­arsonium) Hexa­fluorido­technetate(IV) Dihydrate: Preparation, Structure and Spectroscopic Analysis, Samundeeswari Mariappan Balasekaran and Frederic Poineau

Relationship Between Teaching Assistants' Perceptions of Student Learning Challenges and Their Use of External Representations when Teaching Acid-Base Titrations in Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Courses, Nicole Baldwin and MaryKay Orgill

Relationship Between Teaching Assistants' Perceptions of Student Learning Challenges and Their Use of External Representations when Teaching Acid-Base Titrations in Introductory Chemistry Laboratory Courses, Nicole Baldwin and MaryKay Orgill

Enrichment Factors for Clinical Trials in Mild-to-Moderate Alzheimer’s Disease, Clive Ballard, Alireza Atri, Neli Boneva, Jeffrey L. Cummings, Lutz Frolich, Jose Luis Molinuevo, Pierre N. Tariot, and Lars Lau Raket

Comparing the Accuracy and Speed of Four Data-Checking Methods, Kimberly A. Barchard, Andrew J. Freeman, Elizabeth Ochoa, and Amber K. Stephens

A Broadscale Assessment of Mercury Contamination in Peregrine Falcons Across the Northern Latitudes of North America, Joseph G. Barnes, Gregg E. Doney, Michael A. Yates, William S. Seegar, and Shawn L. Gerstenberger