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The effectiveness of a goal-setting model on behavioural change
(Brock University, 1996-07-09)
To evaluate the effectiveness of a goal-setting model on behavioural change, thirty nine adults between the ages of23 and 73 years who were in a weight loss program were assigned to one oftwo groups. One group was taught ...
The surface electromyography-force relationship during isometric dorsiflexion in males and females
(Brock University, 2009-06-15)
This study evaluated sex-related differences in the tibialis anterior (TA) surface electromyography (EMG) to force relationship. One-hundred participants (50 males and 50 females) performed three isometric contractions ...
The Acquisition of new reading vocabulary in normal and poor readers
(Brock University, 1987-07-09)
The efficacy of cognitive retraining of attentional deficits for a client who has schizophrenia
(Brock University, 1990-07-09)
The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of the Process Specific Approach to cognitive rehabilitation for a client with schizophrenia who has attentional deficits. The study was a single case experimental ...
Mechanisms of endothelin-1 induced reactive oxygen species production in vascular adventitial fibroblasts
(Brock University, 2008-06-15)
With the relationship between endothelin-1 (ET-1) stimulation and reactive oxygen species (ROS) production unknown in adventitial fibroblasts, I examined the ROS response to ET-1 and angiotensin (Ang II). ET-1 -induced ...
Timing of di-ammonium phosphate addition to fermenting chardonnay must : effect on nitrogen utilization, ethyl-carbamate formation, and CAR1 expression by yeast /
(Brock University, 2002-05-21)
The maximum amount of ethyl carbamate (EC), a known animal carcinogen produced by the reaction of urea and ethanol, allowed in alcoholic beverages is regulated by legislation in many countries. Wine yeast produce urea ...
Linking of stress offset score (SOS), work satisfaction, and organizational commitment to intentions to quit
(Brock University, 2007-05-21)
The purpose of this study was to identify the impact of stressors and offsetting satistiers, measured in this study with Stress Offset Score (SOS), on intentions to quit and examine the mediating and moderating effects ...
Trends in fish prey capture by common terns following zebra mussel invasion : do terns track fish species abundance? /
(Brock University, 1997-05-21)
The Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) is a ground nesting colonial seabird. Terns rely primarily on small prey fishes which they obtain through plunge diving for their survival as well as the survival of their offspring during ...
The impact of meaningfulness of and responsibility for work on the relationships among work values, organizational commitment, and job satisfaction for part- time faculty in a community college
(Brock University, 1990-07-09)
One hundred and thirty four subjects participated in this survey. Quantitative data were obtained and correlational analyses were used to test a model to study the relationships among the achievement of work values and ...
The impact of education on the use of breat self- examination among Canadian women
(Brock University, 2001-07-09)
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between the level of education that Canadian women have and their use of breast self-examination (BSE). The secondary objective of this study was to do some ...