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The effects of limited range of motion exercises on full range of motion strength of the knee extensors
This study examined the effects of a 6 wk limited range of motion (short quadricep arcs) strength training program on full range of motion strength of the knee extensors. Eighteen Ss, 9 in the control group and 9 in the ...
Distribution and enrichment of trace metals (Cd, Cr, Cu, Ni, Pb, Zn) in bottom sediments of navigation pools 4 (Lake Pepin), 5, and 9 of the Upper Mississippi River
Surficial sediments from Navigation Pools 4 (ALP and LP) 5 (Weaver Bottoms) and 9, and sediment cores from lake Pepin were collected during 1979-1981. Sediment analyses were used to evaluate trace metal (Cd, Cr, Cu, Ni, ...
Feeding and distribution of larval freshwater drum (Aplodinotus grunniens) in Pool 7 of the Upper Mississippi River
During the spring and summer of 1981, a sampling program was employed to describe spatial, temporal and diel variations in larval freshwater drum (Aplodinotus grunniens) abundance and distribution in Pool 7 of the Upper ...
The retention of cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills
This study investigated the retention of single-rescuer CPR skills by the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse faculty and staff and student volunteers of the Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit of the 1982-1983 La Crosse Exercise ...
Independent science project guides for gifted and talented high school students
This action learning project was initiated to develop a format to be used in writing materials for gifted and talented students in science. The project guides were to provide the basis for the senior level science seminar ...
Prediction of Peak VO2 Values From 9-Minute Run Distances in Young Males, 9-14 Years
Thirty young male volunteers, 9-14.yrs, were studied to determine if a relationship existed between peak VO2 and the 9-min run distance. Physical characteristics for a1l Ss included ht, wt, and % fat. Ss were tested for ...
The Energy Cost of Simulated Rowing
A comparison of the perceptual-motor performance of seven-and eight-year-old learning-disabled and non-handicapped children
The purpose of this study was to determine if differences exist in performance among seven-and eight-year-old children classified as learningdisabled and non-handicapped on the Southern California Perceptual-Motor Tests ...
The Interrelationships Among Isokinetic Strength, Power, and Muscular Endurance in Male and Female Runners and Non-Runners
Seventy-nine Ss, 38 males and 41 females, were tested on 2 separate occasions for isokinetic strength, power, and muscular endurance on the Cybex I1 isokinetic dynamometer, Ss were grouped according to sex and weekly running ...
Married student?s assessment of selected services and activities at the University of Wisconsin--La Crosse
Recent studies have shown that there is a scarcity of information concerning the special needs and concerns of the increasing numbers of non-traditional students. The purpose of this study was to identify the married ...