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Proprioception and vestibular alterations affect postural control in children with mild autism: A pilot study
Background: Individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) exhibit some type of motor control impairment, for instance, motor apraxia and history of gross motor delay that could lead to increased risk of fall. ...
Mind the gaps: School librarians’ job descriptions and the professional standards for school librarians in the United States
(School Libraries Worldwide, 2018)
While previous studies have analyzed the contents of different librarians' job descriptions (Brewerton, 2011; Park, Lu, & Marion, 2009), school librarians' job descriptions have not received similar attention. The purpose ...
Construct validity of the Participation and Sensory Environment Questionnaire-Teacher Version
(Assessment for Effective Intervention, 2018)
The Participation and Sensory Environment Questionnaire–Teacher Version (PSEQ-TV) is a teacher report questionnaire designed to examine the impact of the sensory environment on participation for preschool children with ...
Exploring open educational resources at TWU: Textbook affordability and accessibility
This presentation was given at TWU's 13th Annual Teaching and Learning Symposium.
Emergency medical service personnel injury and fatality in the United States
(Journal of Epidemiological Research, 2018-05-23)
INTRODUCTION: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel comprise an intricate part of the public safety net in the US. The purpose of this study was to synthesize data sources to understand the major workplace dangers ...
Credit due: Multiple author attribution for interdisciplinary informatics research groups
(Medical Library Association Research Section, 2018)
Objective: To understand issues related to multiple authorship in interdisciplinary working groups, and to identify best practices for authorship attribution for a multidisciplinary group. Problem: Research groups comprised ...
Myoblast mitochondrial respiration is decreased in chronicbinge alcohol administered simian immunodeficiencyvirus-infected antiretroviral-treated rhesus macaques
Work from our group demonstrated that chronic binge alcohol (CBA)-induces mitochondrial gene dysregulation at end-stage disease of simianimmunodeficiency virus (SIV) infection in antiretroviral therapy (ART) na€ıverhesus ...
Adding Resistance Training to the Standard of Care for Inpatient Substance Abuse Treatment in Men With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Improves Skeletal Muscle Health Without Altering Cytokine Concentrations
(Wolters-Kluwer Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
Substance abuse and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection can independently lead to myopathy and related inflammatory alterations; importantly, these effects seem to be additive. Resistance training (RT) can improve ...
Alcohol after Resistance Exercise Does not Affect Muscle Power Recovery
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of alcohol consumed after heavy eccentric resistance exercise on measures of muscle power. After familiarization and an initial eccentric exercise bout to control for ...
Transcranial direct current stimulation plus concurrent activity may influence task prioritization during walking in people with Parkinson’s disease – initial findings
(Journal of Parkinsonism and Restless Legs Syndrome, 2018-05)
Introduction: Walking for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) degrades during motor–cognitive interplay (ie, dual-task conditions). Current management of PD improves motor symptoms but inadequately addresses cognitive ...