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The effectiveness of job specific training on the work performance of female student nurses
Body mechanic checklist scores, thigh, trunk, and center of gravity displacement during a one person pivot transfer, and boosting up in bed were evaluated to determine the effectiveness of job specific training on the ...
Annual Report 1992/93
(University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Murphy Library, 1993)
Validation of a modified closed circuit, oxygen dilution residual volume method
A modified closed circuit, oxygen dilution method for the measurement of residual volume (RV) was compared to the method described by Wilmore (1969). The major difference in equipment was the substitution of a 7 liter ...
Perceived body image : selected lifestyle practices and their relationship to physical self-esteem
5203 This study examined physical self-esteem in 302 college age females with special attention to the perceived physical appearance subdomain. Further investigation addressed body image and nutritional and exercise practices ...
The effects of rewards on intrinsic motivation of exercisers and nonexercisers
This study investigated the effects of rewards on the intrinsic motivation of exercisers (E) and nonexercisers (NE). Furthermore, this study investigated the effects of fitness testing on the intrinsic motivation of E ...
Historical evolution of the international internship program at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
The primary purpose of the study was to chronicle the historical development of the International Internship Program at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Presented are the attempts to obtain financial support, the ...
Energy cost of walking with and without arm activity on the Cross Walk dual motion cross trainer
The CROSS WALK Dual Motion Cross Trainer (CROSS WALK) (Proform, Logan, UT) is a motorized treadmill designed to increase the energy cost of walking by incorporating arm activity during walking, thus increasing the muscle ...
The effects of an induced internal and external attentional focus upon upper body stregnth
Techniques were employed to induce an external and internal attentional focus (AF) upon 13 male and 14 female collegiate swimmers. Ss answered an attentional focus questionnaire (AFQ) and completed a flexed-arm hang to ...
The effect of the menstrual cycle on bioimpedance reliability
The potential influence of the menstrual cycle on percent body fat (%BF) measurements from bioimpedance analysis (BIA) was investigated on 36 female Ss (19-40 yr). Subjects were divided into 2 groups based on oral ...