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Forward velocity in relation to a specific timing sequence in butterfly swimming
Six female and 5 male subjects performed a maximal effort 100 yd, butterfly time trial. The purpose of the test was to investigate if, there was a link between the swimmer's forward velocity and the amount of time between ...
Intentions, attitude beliefs, social norm beliefs, and past behavior relationships based upon perceived environmental and health factors for participants involved in outdoor land-based trail recreation in Wisconsin
Ajzen and Fishbeins' Theory of Reasoned Action was used to measure the attitude beliefs, social norm beliefs, and intentions in predicting the correlates of participation in ~utdoorla nd-based trail recreati~nb ased ...
The effects of a leisure activity visitation training program on the social interaction of persons with dementia
Individuals with dementia while they visit with family and friends. This exploratory field study used participant observation interviews and three questionnaire forms to analyze how a leisure activity training program ...
Annual Report 1993/94
(University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Murphy Library, 1994)
The effects of a leisure activity visitation training program on the visitor's perceived satisfaction of visits with individuals with dementia related diseases including Alzheimer's disease
A leisure activity visitation training program (LAVTR Program) was developed in order to identify the effects of the visitors' perceived satisfaction of the visits with residents with dementia related diseases including ...
VO2MAX test protocol for simulated cross-country skiing
The purpose of this study was to develop a simulated cross-country skiing (XC) V02max test protocol for use with the NordiCare Strider (NS). The three variables that control workload on the NS (resistance, speed, and ...
Fine Print no. 13, Spring 1994
(Murphy Library, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, 1994)
The perceived importance of a leisure education component in outpatient weight management programs serving adult women
Previous research has cited the need for new and additional programming for effective long term weight management treatment. This study sought to determine the extent to which health care professionals perceive leisure ...
A comparison of the effects of a wrestling practice and a weightlifting workout on the body fat percent of wrestlers
This study looked at the chance of error that a wrestling and weightlifting workout had on the proximity of body fat percent measurements of wrestlers. The study compared a pretest measurement to the following posttest ...
The relative safety of morning and afternoon exercise in patients with coronary artery disease
Sixteen males (mean age = 62.1 yrs) with documented coronary artery disease performed a 30-minute bout of exercise in the morning (6:OO - 8:00 a.m.) and in the afternoon (4:00 - 6:00 p.m.). Each session was conducted on a ...