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Domestic architecture in the south-central Andes : placing the Pirque Alto (CP-11) wall foundation in perspective
During the 2007 field season a stone wall foundation of a domestic structure was excavated at the site of Pirque Alto (CP-11) in the Parotani region of the Department of Cochabamba, Bolivia. Based on its orientation, shape ...
Analysis of surface and subsurface ceramics in relation to formation processes at the archaeological site of Pirque Alto (CP-11) in Cochabamba, Bolivia
The archaeological site of Pirque Alto (CP-11), located in the Parotani valley region of Cochabamba, Bolivia, is a multicomponent site with components dating back as far as the Formative Period up until Inca times. Previous ...
Saudi students' expectations, motivations, and experiences at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
This qualitative study investigated Saudi students' expectations, motivations, and experiences at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. The study explored the following: First we investigated Saudi students' academic/social ...
Disruptive behaviors in healthcare -- implications for patients
Disruptive behavior among healthcare workers can have a significant and detrimental effect on the provision of safe and effective patient care. The causes of disruptive behavior are complex but disruptive behavior can occur ...
Graduate Studies Update 2009 Fall
Prolonged bottle feeding and the association with overweight and obesity -- a retrospective study of women, infant, and children program enrolled participants three and four years of age
This study investigated the connection between prolonged baby bottle use and weight status among Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program enrolled participants 3 and 4 years of age in Portage County, Wisconsin. WIC ...
Diagnosis, prevalence, and prevention of the spread of the parasite Heterosporis sp. (Microsporida: Pleistophoridae) in yellow perch (Perca flavescens) and other freshwater fish in northern Minnesota, Wisconsin, and in Lake Ontario
A previously unknown microsporidian parasite that severely degrades muscle of yellow perch (Perca flavescens) from lakes in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Lake Ontario was identified as belonging to the genus Heterosporis. This ...
Athletic-care for coaches: providing appropriate prevention, recognition, and management of athletic-related injuries and conditions
Millions of student-athletes of all age ranges participate in a variety of athletic activities each year in the United States. Participating in athletic activities offers a wide range of health benefits, including physical, ...
Revisiting Seville : the significance of house-yard burials at the Seville Plantation, St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica
The phenomenon of African slave house-yard burials in Jamaica is a rare occurrence. Archaeological excavations in the 1990s on the Seville Plantation site uncovered four separate house-yard burials typical of a distinct ...
Can a point-of-decision-prompt intervention increase stair use? -- an analysis of a community intervention
This study was part of a large initiative known as Activate Fox Cities being undertaken in the Fox Cities, in Eastern Wisconsin. The purpose of this study was to assess reported stair use, reaction to the point-of-decisi ...