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A survey of therapeutic horseback riding programs
The purpose of this descriptive study was to explore operational, procedural, and managerial techniques utilized in a selected group of existing therapeutic horseback riding programs. Only programs listed in the North ...
The effects of KR delay and post KR delay on a modified free throw test
The problem in this study was to determine the effect of KR delay and post-KR delay on a modified free throw test. The Ss were 72 male physical education majors from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse. The Ss were randomly ...
Trace metal concentrations in common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and walleyes (Stizostedion vitreum vitreum) in the Upper Wisconsin River
Mercury contamination has been a historical problem in the Upper Wisconsin River and was presumably caused by the use of phenyl mercuric acetate as a slimicide by the pulp and paper industry. Elevated levels of other n~tals ...
An electromyographic analysis of some of the muscle groups involved in the performance of the bench press exercise
This study investigated the effects of a wide, medium, and narrow grip width on the muscle activity produced by the sternal and clavicular heads of the pectoralis major, the anterior deltoid, and the medial head of the ...
Influence of sodium bicarbonate upon the performance of short-duration maximal exercise of trained females
Fifteen trained college-aged females were studied under alkalotic (NaHC03 ingestion) and placebo (NaCl ingestion) conditions to determine the effect of NaHC03 on power output for 30 and 60 sec of all-out cycling. Time to ...
Suicide among young persons: causes, symptoms and intervention strategies
The statistics, causes, symptoms, methods used, intervention and prevention strategies were researched. Research showed there has been an alarming increase in suicide among the young persons in the United States. Research ...
Prevalence of bulimia within a university female student population
The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of bulimia within a specific university population; and, to identify the presence of existing relationships among varying degrees of bulimic behavior and selected ...
Cooperative learning: a review of recent methods and their academic and nonacademic outcomes
The purpose of this study was to examine the major cooperative learning methods and their academic and nonacademic outcomes. The review of literature included basic features of cooperative learning in general and the ...
A History of the Office of Extension Education at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, 1974-1982
This study is a review of the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse Extension Education course offerings, beginning in September, 1977 and continuing through December, 1982. Courses offered through Extension Education ...
Habitat utilization by cyprinids in a backwater area of Navigation Pool 7, Upper Mississippi River, 1982
The distribution and feeding patterns of several species of cyprinids were examined to determine the means by which partitioning of resources occured.