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Ustekinumab : a review of the effectiveness of targeting interleukin-12/23P40 in psoriasis and other immune-mediated diseases
Interleukin-12 (IL-12) and interleukin-23(IL-23) are cytokines that have been shown to have a role in the development of several autoimmune diseases including psoriasis, multiple sclerosis, Crohn's disease, and sarcoidosis. ...
Fine Print no. 25, Spring 2000
(Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, 2000)
A study of the resident assistants? influence on students living in residence halls regarding academic, personal, and social development
This study determined what impact the resident assistants (RAs) have on the students in the residence halls regarding academic concerns, personal development, and social behavior.
College students' binge drinking factors : Exploring factors affecting alcohol consumption through the theory of planned behavior
Binge drinking, a form of excessive alcohol consumption, is a behavior most common among college students worldwide. Past research has shown this practice to have many negative consequences as well as changing fads and ...
The effects of a pre-season conditioning program and a season of competition on selected physical fitness measures of women intercollegiate basketball players
This study measured the effects of a pre-season conditioning program and a season of competition on 6 elements of physical fitness. Cardio-vascular endurance, flexibility, muscular strength and endurance of right and left ...
Training effects of water aerobics compared to aerobic dance
Eleven untrained female Ss were studied to determine if water aerobics would elicit cardiorespiratory and body composition changes similar to those elicited by aerobic dance. The Ss ranged in age from 18 to 22 yr and ...
Prospects for development of an effective Lyme disease vaccine
Lyme disease is the most prevalent tick-borne disease in the world, and the annual number of cases continues to increase. By this measure, a vaccine to prevent the illness would be valuable. However, the first commercial ...
Adolescent Writers and Revision: An Inevitable Step (MEPD article)
Much research has been done in the area of students? attitudes toward writing and their inability to use the writing process effectively. Too often students see revision as a boring chore, not a learning experience. We ...
Assessment of University of Wisconsin - La Crosse undergraduate students' attitudes toward gay men and lesbians
This survey assessment provided a baseline study about attitudes UW-L undergraduates have toward gay men and lesbians, and consisted of five parts eliciting both qualitative and quantitative data. Hypotheses were tested ...
Strategies for provoking speech during the Talk Test
The Talk Test (lT) has been shown to be effective in prescribing exercise. Two strategies have been widely used: recitation of a standard paragraph during incremental exercise, and responding to recorded interviews during ...