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Effects of AT1 Receptor Blockade on Plasma Thromboxane A(2) (TXA(2)) Level and Skin Microcirculation in Young Healthy Women on Low Salt Diet
(Royal Society of Chemistry, 2013)
Objective: To determine the effect of AT1 receptor antagonism on skin microcirculation and plasma level of thromboxane A2 (TXA2). Methods: Healthy women (n=20) maintained 7 days low salt (LS) diet (intake <40 mmol Na/day) ...
Concurrent validity of the TIMP and the Bayley III scales at 6 weeks corrected age
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2013-10)
Purpose: Examine agreement between the Test of Infant Motor Performance (TIMP) and the Bayley III. Methods: 145 infants born at 29-34 weeks gestation with socioenvironmental risk factors were tested on the TIMP and Bayley ...
A population-based study of fall risk factors among people with multiple sclerosis in Stockholm county.
(Foundation for Rehabilitation Information, 2013-05)
Objective: To identify factors associated with increased likelihood of reporting a recent fall among people with multiple sclerosis. This study was exploratory in its intent to examine sense of coherence as a contextual ...
Cardiovagal modulation and efficacy of aerobic exercise training in obese individuals
(American College of Sports Medicine, 2013-07)
Type 2 diabetes is associated with poor exercise tolerance and peak aerobic capacity (VO2peak) even when compared to obese non-diabetic peers. Exercise training studies have demonstrated improvements in VO2peak among T2D, ...
Effects of Aging and Tai Chi on a Finger-Pointing Task with a Choice Paradigm
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2013)
Background. This cross-sectional study examined the effect of aging on performing finger-pointing tasks involving choices and whether experienced older Tai Chi practitioners perform better than healthy older controls in ...
Health and Lifestyles Comparison of Youth with Autism and Their Siblings without Autism
The nature of ASD presents significant challenges for the successful engagement in physical activity. In an effort to better understand the barriers and determinants of physical activity, this study compared health and ...
Effects of Tai Chi training on arterial compliance and muscle strength in female seniors: a randomized clinical trail
(Sage Publications, 2013-04)
Background: Exercise which can improve muscle strength while not compromising arterial compliance is especially needed for older adults. Tai Chi practitioners are known to have better than average arterial compliance and ...
The Use of the Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised with a Latino Population of Adolescents and Adults with Autism
(Springer Verlag, 2013-05)
Research shows that Latinos are less likely to be diagnosed with autism than their non-Latino counterparts. One factor that may contribute to these differences is that autism diagnostic instruments have not been adapted ...
Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Not Many Compliments but Lots of Alternatives
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2013-01)
Remodeling the Universe to Their Dominant Desire: Gender Role Critiques Embedded in Autism Literature
This thesis is an historical analysis of psychology literature of autism during two subperiods—1943 to 1955 and 1956 to 1980. This periodization begins with autism’s conception within literature—Leo Kanner’s 1943 article, ...