Department of Pharmacy Administration

The University of Mississippi

DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACY ADMINISTRATION
UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI
DISSERTATIONS
1964-2015

1. Aiken, Margaret Marx
Individual Determinants of Prescription Drug Use Among Noninstitutionalized Elderly: A Path Analytic Study of the 1980 National Medical Care Utilization and Expenditure Survey
May, 1991

2. Athavale, Amod
Development of the Medication Non-Adherence Scale and the Medication Non-Persistence Scale
January, 2015

3. Banahan, Benjamin Franklin III
An Empirical Examination of the Components of Primary Care Medicine from the Viewpoint of the Practitioner
August, 1980

4. Barbre, Anne Rouege
A Study of Determinants of Prescribed and Nonprescribed Medicine Use Among a Sample of Urban Elderly
November, 1987

5. Barker, Kenneth Neil
An Analysis of the Work and Utilization of the Pharmacist in Small Mississippi Hospitals to Estimate Some Effects of the Introduction of a Pharmacy Auxiliary Worker
May, 1971

6. Barnard, Marie
The Potential for Screening for Interpersonal Violence in Community Pharmacies: An Exploratory Study
May, 2012

7. Basak, Ramsankur
Concurrent Adherence to Multiple Chronic Disease Medications: Examining the Behavior and Issues Concerning its Measurement
2013

8. Basara, Lisa Ruby
The Impact of Direct -to- Consumer Advertising of Prescription Medications on New Prescription Volume and Consumer Information Search Behavior
May, 1995

9. Bellande, Bruce James
A Comparative Analysis of Cost and Perceived Effectiveness of Postgraduate Continuing Education for Mississippi Pharmacists
May, 1975

10. Benfield, William Richard
A Determination of the Effect of a Unit of Education on the Community Pharmacist’s Ability to Detect the Early Warning Signs of Cancer
May, 1975

11. Bentley, John Paul
An Examination of Consumer Judgments of the Level of Inherent Burden Associated with the Medication Consumption Experience and Generated by Features of Drug Therapy
December, 1998

12. Blackwell, Steven A.
An Empirical Examination of Customer Loyalty
May, 1998

13. Bonnarens, Joe Keith
Measuring the Presence of the Service Profit Chain and its Impact in Independent Community Pharmacy
May, 2003

14. Bouldin, Alicia Corinne Sanders
Information Search and Preference in the Decision to Use Herbal Supplements
May, 1999

15. Brown, Wayne M.
A Study of Study Attitudes: A Comparison of the Different Areas of Pharmacy Practice to an Ideal Pharmacy Practice
December, 1972

16. Bunniran, Suvapun
Patient Experiences in Community Pharmacy: an examination of health criticality in service failures and service recovery incidents and its influence on trust, satisfaction, repurchase intentions, and word-of-mouth.
Fall, 2010

17. Bynum, Leigh Ann
The Relationship Between Psychological Contract Breach, Professional Identity, and Organizational Citizenship Behaviors Among Pharmacy Faculty: An Equity Sensitivity Perspective
December, 2011

18. Clark, Winston Craig
Effects of Self Esteem Upon Perceptions of the Sick Role in an Urban, Poor, Minority Group Population
December, 1975

19. Datar, Manasi
Predictors of Use of Hydroxyurea and its Impact on Clinical and Economical Outcomes Among Children with Sickle Cell Disease
March, 2015

20. Feldhaus, Joseph Bernard
The Perception of Customer Service at the Drug Wholesaler-Independent Retail Pharmacist Interface
April, 1989

21. Francis, William Rankin
A Study of Some Factors Related to Job Satisfaction Among Staff Level Hospital Pharmacists in Hospitals Larger Than 200 Bed Capacity
May, 1976

22. Freeman, Judy K.
Optimizing the Provision of Student Health Services in Southeastern Universities: A Maximum Difference Conjoint Analytic Approach Using Best-Worst Scaling
December, 1995

23. Freeman, Robert Alan

The Economic Cost of Chronic Pulmonary Emphysema: A National Estimate for the Year 1970
December, 1973

24. French, William Benjamin
The Presence and Perception of Health Belief Model Variables in Television Drug Commercial Advertisements: A Content Analysis
August, 1976

25. Garner, Dewey Duane
A Study of Drug Utilization Patterns Through Prescription Analysis
August, 1970

26. Gibson, Jerry Tyrone
A Factor Analytic Study of Pharmacy Students’ Explanation of Their Choice of Pharmacy as a Major with Comparisons by Race and Sex
August, 1971

27. Grapes, Zach Thomas
A Study of Pharmacists’ Attitudes and Beliefs Toward the Selling and Use of Cigarettes
January, 1984

28. Gray, Rick H.
A Multivariate Analysis of Relationships Between Objectively Defined Attributes and Physician Perceptions as an Approach to Marketing Substance Abuse Treatment Service
March, 1985
29. Grogan, James Erwin
A Study of the Economic Cost of Ulcerative Colitis: A National Estimate for the Year 1968
August, 1971

30. Hatoum, Hind Tillawi
The Development of the Professional Role of the Pharmacist During Various Stages of Socialization
December, 1980

31. Hightower, William L.
An Index of Health for Mississippi
May, 1975

32. Holmes, Erin R.
The Role of Emotional Dissonance as an Affective State on the Emotional Labor Process of Retail Chain Pharmacists
May, 2008

33. Huffman, Delton C. Jr.

The Feasibility of Modern Managerial Systems and Innovative Professional Services in a Community Pharmacy: A Case Study
January, 1971

34. Jackson, Joseph Dennis
An Investigation of Prescribed and Nonprescribed Medicine Use Behavior Within the Family Context
August, 1981

35. Jackson, Richard Allen
The Development of a Measure of Quality for Community Pharmacy Practice
August, 1972

36. Jariwala-Parikh, Krutika
Quality of Life and Healthcare Utilization and Costs Among Adults with Autism
April, 2015

37. Jernigan, James Martin
An Examination of Factors Associated with Anithypertensive Prescribing Patterns and the Adoption of New Antihypertensives by a Sample of Physicians
December, 1991

38. Joshi, Namita
Health Utility Assessment Among Caregivers of Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis

39. Juergens, John Philip
The Influence of Physician and Patient Characteristics on the Prescribing of New Prescription Drugs
April, 1985

40. Kanaly, George William Jr.
A Multi Variate Analysis of Impact of Architecture Upon Nursing Job Satisfaction in Mississippi Long Term Care Facilities
August, 1979

41. Keller, Bernard Gerard
A Study of the Purchasing Practices of the State of Mississippi
January, 1966

42. King, Sean R.
The Influence of Symbols on the Recall of Pharmacy-Generated medication Information in a Low Health Literate Population
May, 2008

43. Kolassa, Eugene Micheal Jr.
Hospital Pharmacy Directors and Competing Optima: An Evaluation of the Importance of Cost-Effectiveness Versus Acquisition Price
December, 1995

44. Larson, Lon Norman
The Impact of Governmental Regulation on the Believability of Prescription Drug Advertising: An Experimental Investigation of Symbolic Impact and Fair Balance
August, 1976

45. Lecca, Pedro Juan

A Feasibility Study of Latin American Cooperative Teaching and Research Programs at the University of Mississippi
January, 1971

46. Lee, Benjamin Y.
A Structural Comparative Analysis of Hospital Based Alcohol Treatment Programs
May, 1984

47. Lobb, William B.
Patients’ Decision Making in a Multi-Tier Co-Payment Environment
May, 2007

48. Lockhart, Lora B.
Participative Behaviors of Hospital Directors of Nursing in Administration
August, 1984

49. Lohrisch, David Niven
A Systems Analysis of a Hospital Based Rural Emergency Medical Service System
August, 1975

50. Lokhandwala, Tasneem
Impact of Time-Varying and Time-Invariant Measures of Adherence to Secondary Prevention Therapies Post-Acute Mycocardial Infarction: An Application of Marginal Structural Models (MSMs)

51. Lorendo, Leah Campbell
Educational Technology: Computer Implementation in Communication Sciences and Disorders
May, 1988

52. Maclayton, Darego Wilson
A Multivariate Analysis of Foreign Market Entry Strategies in the United States – Based on Health-Care Products Industry: An Empirical Study of Current Corporate Behavior and Potential Future Opportunities
May, 1976

53. Mahabaleshwarkar, Rohan
Management of Breast Cancer in the Medicaid Population
2014

54. Mburu, Francis Mwichigi
Health Behavior in Kenya: A Comparative Multivariate Analysis of Factors Associated with Child Health in Rural Communities
May, 1976

55. McCaffrey, David John III
Initial Noncompliance: The Definition and Description of the Unclaimed Prescription Phenomenon in Community Pharmacy. A National Unclaimed Prescription Audit Pilot
December, 1995

56. McDaniel, Phillip Anthony
Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Videotaped Program to Train Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students to Conduct Family Planning Consultations
November, 1981

57. McKay, Alan B.

The Utilization of a Commercially Available Pharmacy Computer System as a New Medium for the Provision of Continuing Education
December, 1980

58. Mendonca, Clive
Effect of Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) on Utilization of Thiazolidenediones in a Medicaid Population
Summer, 2012

59. Monk-Tutor, Mary R.
Factors Influencing the Diffusion of a Health Care Innovation: Adoption of Home Infusion Therapy Services by Community Pharmacists
May, 1993

60. Murphy, Masako Nagasawa
Promotion Strategies and the Boston Consulting Group Product Portfolio in the Ethical Pharmaceutical Industry
May, 1991

61. Newton, David Simpson
An Inquiry Into the Supply of and Demand for Pharmacy Manpower, 1960-1977
August, 1971

62. Norwood, George Joseph
An Analysis of New Product Market Failures in Pharmacy Administration
January, 1970

63. Null, Kyle
Development and Comparative Predictive Validity of an Outpatient Medication Exposure Measure for Risk Adjustment Using Retrospective Claims Data
July, 2012

64. Palumbo, Francis Bernard
An Experimental Study of Consumer Expectations and Knowledge of a Hypothetical Over-the-Counter Cold Preparation
December, 1974

65. Patel, Amit S.
Antecedents of Consumers’ Intentions Regarding the Purchase of Prescription Drugs via the Internet: An Examination of Two Different “Unlawful” Consumer Behaviors
May, 2007

66. Paul, Doug
Effects of Off-Label Prescribing on Patient Decision Making
May, 2012

67. Payne, Kattie B.
The Development and Evaluation of an Adverse Drug Event Risk Profile for Hospitalized Patients Taking Cardiovascular Drugs
May, 1990

68. Poovala, Sai(Shaun) Prasanth
Segmentation of Managed Health Care Plans Based on Initial Pos-Introduction Longitudinal Utilization Levels of New Medications: An Exploratory Investigation
April, 1997

69. Portner, Tracy S.
Factors Influencing College Students’ Selection of a Source of Information About OTC Medications
July, 1991

70. Rappaport, Harvey Michael

The Identification and Assessment of Realistic Pharmacy-Specific Health Planning Goals
May, 1981

71. Reisetter, Brian C.
Relationship Between Psychosocial Physician Differences and Physician Price Awareness
August, 2002

72. Roberts, Kenneth Boyett
A Drug Utilization Review of Medically Treated Duodenal Ulcers in Four Mississippi Hospitals
August, 1975

73. Rowland, Clayton Richard
An Analysis of Price Trends for Drugs and Pharmacy Services Through the Calculation of Price Indexes
June, 1972

74. Ryan, Michael Richard
An Analysis of the Work of Fifty Community Pharmacists in Northern Mississippi
December, 1972

75. Schwab, Phil
Customer Tolerance in Community Pharmacy
October, 2014

76. Scruggs, James A.
A Study of Pre-Medicaid and Post-Medicaid Prescribing Patterns of Physicians Through Prescription Analysis
August, 1972

77. Sewak, Saurabh S.
Building Effective Pharmaceutical Product Websites: Assessing Media and Interactivity Effects in Pharmaceutical Promotion
August, 2002

78. Shah-Patel, Mansi A.
Corporate Advertising in the Pharmaceutical Industry
May, 2007

79. Shahpurwala, Zainab
Youth with Type I Diabetes Mellitus: An Examination of Adolescents’ Illness Perceptions and Associated Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life

80. Sharpe, Thomas Roberts
A Multivariate Analysis of Professionalism and Attitudes Toward Drug Antisubstitution Laws Among United States Pharmacists
May, 1975

81. Smith, Mickey Charles
The Problems of Economic and Market Research in the Pharmaceutical Industry: An Application of the Census of Manufacturers
August, 1964

82. Steiner, Kenneth Charles

The Economic Feasibility of Financing the Operation of a Centralized Drug Agency Through Saving in the Costs of Drugs Used in the Mississippi Medicaid Drug Program
August, 1980

83. Suter, John L. Sr.
An Alternative to the Present Mississippi Medicaid Plan for Reimbursing Intermediate Nursing Home Care
August, 1987

84. Sweeney, Patrick J.
A Comparison of Low Birthweight, Perinatal Mortality, and Infant Mortality Between First and Second Births to Women Seventeen Years of Age and Under
April, 1987

85. Tharp, Charles Patrick
Taxation in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Mississippi
February, 1971

86. Thompson, Blake
A Conjoint Analysis of Selection Criteria Used in the Screening Phase of Pharmaceutical Sales Selection
August, 2003

87. Vennela, Thumula
An Evaluation of Medicaid Programs Using Medication Use-Related Quality Measures
June, 2012

88. Umeh, Joseph Chukwuemeka
The Attitudes of Nigerian Physicians Toward a National Health Service
December, 1984

89. Visconti, James Andrew
An Epidemiologic and Economic Study of Adverse Drug Reactions in Patients on the Medical Service of a University Teaching Hospital
January, 1969

90. Watkins, Carey Eugene
A Feasibility Study for Pharmaceutical Processing Industries in Mississippi
May, 1964

91. West, Donna Sue
A Conceptualization of the Trust Formation Process and Investigation of the Trustworthiness of Community Pharmacists Using a Practical Reasoning Framework
December, 1999

92. White, Linda S.

Functional Analysis of Birth Certificate Data Collection Procedures in Mississippi Hospitals
April, 1990

93. Whyte, Edward Gordon Jr.
A Multi Variate Analysis of the Marketing Background and Marketing Orientation of Community Mental Health Center Chief Executive Officers and of Community Mental Health Marketing Programs
May, 1985

94. Wilcox, Sallye Montgomery
The Effect of PSRO on Utilization of Services in Mississippi Hospitals
August, 1984

95. Wilson, Charles Nicodemus
Prospective Reimbursement to Hospitals by Medicaid
May, 1983

(Updated May, 2015)