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The practical application of a meta-analysis of deinstitutionalization : adaptive behaviour outcomes and the piloting of a transitional questionnaire for adults with intellectual disabilities
(Brock University, 2009-01-28)
This investigation examined the effects of de institutionalization on the adaptive behaviour and adjustment of adults with intellectual disabilities (ID). In study 1, a meta-analysis was conducted with 23 studies on ...
Structural and functional investigation of the human a-tocopherol transfer protein (a-TTP) /
(Brock University, 2003-05-21)
Youth's experiences of motivation in school physical education and sport
(Brock University, 2007-05-21)
This study's objective was to examine how thirteen year-old females perceive and describe their lived experiences of being physically active in school PE (physical education) and organized youth sport settings through a ...
Preadolescents' internet usage : psychosocial implications /
(Brock University, 2003-07-14)
Preadolescent Internet usage is prevalent today. This thesis examined how Canadian preadolescents use the Internet, what they do when they are on the Internet, and why preadolescents are fascinated with the Internet. ...
Effect of citrate on the redox properties of cytochrome C and its kinetic and binding behaviour with cytochrome oxidase /
(Brock University, 1981-06-09)
Increasing citrate concentration, at constant ionic strength (30 mM) decreases the rate of cytochrome ~ reduction by ascorbate. This effect is also seen at both high (600 mM) and low (19 mM) ionic strengths, and the Kapp ...
Synthesis of fluorescent analogues of a-tocopherol as ligands for the human a-tocopherol transfer protein (a-TTP) /
(Brock University, 2006-06-15)
To further understand in vivo localization and trafficking of a-tocopherol (a-Toe), the most biologically active form of vitamin E, between lipid environments, tocopherols are required that can be followed by teclu1iques ...
Understanding the financial status of a group of high performance athletes
(Brock University, 2008-05-21)
With the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games quickly approaching, there has been a heightened interest in the performance of Canadian athletes at international competitions (Duffy, 2007; Fidlin, 2005; Longley, 2006). Two ...
Primary characterization of genes involved in the colony development of the insect pathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae /
(Brock University, 2009-06-15)
Strain improvement of the insect pathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopUae is necessary to increase its virulence towards agricultural pests and thus improve its commercial efficacy. Nevertheless, the release of genetically ...
What children value : a scale to guide health promotion programs
(Brock University, 2003-05-21)
Objective. Physical activity is important for the health of all human beings. Although it is important to develop good health promotion programs for children to increase participation in physical activity, to date there ...
The impact of the Canadian Standardized Test of Fitness and of health counselling on health attitudes and behaviour
(Brock University, 1996-07-09)
The purpose of this research study was to determine whether or not the use of a single day of Personal Wellness Evaluations would be meaningful enough to change the attitudes of participants toward adopting a healthier ...