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A survey of therapeutic horseback riding programs
The purpose of this descriptive study was to explore operational, procedural, and managerial techniques utilized in a selected group of existing therapeutic horseback riding programs. Only programs listed in the North ...
Trace metal concentrations in common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and walleyes (Stizostedion vitreum vitreum) in the Upper Wisconsin River
Mercury contamination has been a historical problem in the Upper Wisconsin River and was presumably caused by the use of phenyl mercuric acetate as a slimicide by the pulp and paper industry. Elevated levels of other n~tals ...
A History of the Office of Extension Education at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, 1974-1982
This study is a review of the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse Extension Education course offerings, beginning in September, 1977 and continuing through December, 1982. Courses offered through Extension Education ...
Predictive validity of a nine minute run to peak VO2 in children aged 11-14
Thirteen boys and 12 girls were assessed for peak VO2 and the distance covered in a 9 min run yds). Wt (kg), ht (cm), and age were also examined. Individual data for the boys and girls were substituted into predictive ...
Quality of college student experiences at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Quality of college student experiences were investigated to assess: 1.) student satisfaction with college, 2.) the extent and proficiency of students? reading and writing skills, 3.)student ratings of various characteristics ...
Influence of sodium bicarbonate upon the performance of short-duration maximal exercise of trained females
Fifteen trained college-aged females were studied under alkalotic (NaHC03 ingestion) and placebo (NaCl ingestion) conditions to determine the effect of NaHC03 on power output for 30 and 60 sec of all-out cycling. Time to ...
The effect of a reality therapy based in-service training program on the self-assessed job performance of residence hall directors
During the 1980-81 academic year, the Housing Office at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse implemented a 30 hour in-service training program based on the principles of Reality Therapy. This study was designed to determine ...
Comparison of body density and precent body fat as computed using four different lung volumes in the hydrostatic weighing technique
This study compared body density (BD) and percent body fat (%BF) arrived at by using four different lung volumes in the hydrostatic weighing (HW) procedure. The four lung volumes were residual volume as measured in air ...
Habitat utilization by cyprinids in a backwater area of Navigation Pool 7, Upper Mississippi River, 1982
The distribution and feeding patterns of several species of cyprinids were examined to determine the means by which partitioning of resources occured.
reliability analysis of the Cybex II dynamometer and trunk stabilization system
Measurements of isokinetic parameters during trunk flexion (FL) and extension (EX) were collected for 44 untrained S's (23 females, 21 males) using a Cybex II dynamometer and trunk stabilization system interfaced to a ...