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Ua66/14/3 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing Dec 1992

Ua66/14/3 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing

WKU Archives Records

Pinning ceremony program listing graduates of the WKU Nursing program.


The Effect Of Varying Weightload Intensities On Biceps Curl Technique, Jeffrey C. Gailhouse Dec 1992

The Effect Of Varying Weightload Intensities On Biceps Curl Technique, Jeffrey C. Gailhouse

Master's Theses

This study described biomechanical deviations from proper biceps curl technique specifically in the shoulder, trunk, body and knee angles, that occurred in response to varying intensities of an individual's 1 RM (repetition maximum). Ten college age males participated in the study. Subjects were required to perform one repetition at 60%, 70%, 80%, 90% and 100% of his 1 RM. The only differentiating factor was the order in which the five intensities were performed. Condition order was randomized to minimize bias. Movement was filmed with a high-speed motion picture camera, digitized and then analyzed with computer software.

The findings indicated ...


An Analysis Of Substance Abusers' Field Dependence & Time Spent In Rehabilitative Therapy, Robert Fane Dec 1992

An Analysis Of Substance Abusers' Field Dependence & Time Spent In Rehabilitative Therapy, Robert Fane

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

This project was designed to determine if significant differences existed between the level of psychological differentiation, as determined by the Group Embedded Figures Test (GEFT), of individuals entering a treatment center for chemical dependency and the length of stay at the facility.

The subjects consisted of 43 white males who were seeking treatment for addiction to mood altering chemicals at a regional treatment facility in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Each subject was interviewed to collect pertinent background information pertaining to past substance abuse and was evaluated to determine psychological differentiation, utilizing the GEFT.

It was determined through an analysis of variance ...


Alumni News Volume 1 No. 1, Touro College Barry Z. Levine School Of Health Sciences Nov 1992

Alumni News Volume 1 No. 1, Touro College Barry Z. Levine School Of Health Sciences

Yearbooks and Newsletters

No abstract provided.


1992 Scholars And Artists Bibliography, Michael Schwartz Library, Cleveland State University, Friends Of The Michael Schwartz Library Oct 1992

1992 Scholars And Artists Bibliography, Michael Schwartz Library, Cleveland State University, Friends Of The Michael Schwartz Library

Scholars and Artists Bibliographies

This bibliography was created for the annual Friends of the Michael Schwartz Library Scholars and Artists Reception, recognizing scholarly and creative achievements of Cleveland State University faculty, staff and emeriti


Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 35 Number 1, Fall 1992, Santa Clara University Oct 1992

Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 35 Number 1, Fall 1992, Santa Clara University

Santa Clara Magazine

11 - SENIOR SEMINAR Elderhostel brings a different kind of student to Santa Clara. By Christine Spielberger '69

14 - DAYS RICH WITH EMPTINESS A noted Catholic writer reflects on his annual retreat to a Trappist abbey, a respite from the daily stress of getting and spending. In a related article, he discusses "The Inner Experience," an unpublished book by Thomas Merton that examines the modern contemplative lifestyle. By Mitch Finley '73

22 - WHAT'S WRONG WITH THIS PICTURE? The image of an all -male Senate committee weighing the merits of Anita Hill 's charges against Clarence Thomas spurred a group of ...


The Chironian Vol. 109 Fall 1992, New York Medical College Oct 1992

The Chironian Vol. 109 Fall 1992, New York Medical College

Journals

No abstract provided.


Ua12/4 Commuter Link, Vol. 1, No. 1, Wku Health Services Oct 1992

Ua12/4 Commuter Link, Vol. 1, No. 1, Wku Health Services

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created for non-traditional students returning to WKU.


Ua66/4/2 Allied Health Department Newsletter Issue No. 3, Wku Allied Health Oct 1992

Ua66/4/2 Allied Health Department Newsletter Issue No. 3, Wku Allied Health

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about WKU Allied Health.


Ua3/8 Raymond Preston Health & Activities Center Dedication, Wku President's Office Aug 1992

Ua3/8 Raymond Preston Health & Activities Center Dedication, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Dedication program for the Raymond Preston Health & Activities Center.


The R Value At Vo2 Max During Maximal Graded Exercise Treadmill Tests Of Coronary Artery Diseased And Nondiseased Subjects, Sherry S. Williams Aug 1992

The R Value At Vo2 Max During Maximal Graded Exercise Treadmill Tests Of Coronary Artery Diseased And Nondiseased Subjects, Sherry S. Williams

Master's Theses

This study examined the R value at VO2 max during maximal graded treadmill exercise tests to determine if it was a reliable indicator of VO2 max and could therefore be used as a test termination criterion. The subjects in this study were 160 coronary artery diseased (CAD) patients and 170 nondiseased individuals. Data were collected from existing stress test records. The R value was also analyzed to determine if proportions of diseased and nondiseased subjects were the same. The time it took 100 CAD patients to reach VO2 max and exhaustion once R rose above 1.00 was also examined ...


Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 34 Number 4, Summer 1992, Santa Clara University Jul 1992

Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 34 Number 4, Summer 1992, Santa Clara University

Santa Clara Magazine

12 - SQUEEZING THE MIDDLE CLASS Gone, in the face of staggering recessionary losses, is the peace of mind that once seemed the virtual birthright of the middle class. By Elizabeth Fernandez '79

18 - A FRAGILE PEACE El Salvador shows a ravaged but hopeful face to a delegation from SCU, Stanford, and the Diocese of San Jose. By Thomas Shanks, S.J.

24 - IT TAKES TEAMWORK Facing fierce global competition, more and more U.S. companies are exploring work teams. By Lisa Agrimonti '87

28 - GIVING TO SANTA CLARA: IT RUNS IN THE FAMILY A tradition of giving and a respect ...


Six Volleyball Skill Tests As A Predictor Of Game Performance, Donetta J. Cothran Jul 1992

Six Volleyball Skill Tests As A Predictor Of Game Performance, Donetta J. Cothran

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship of six selected volleyball skill tests to actual volleyball game performance. The six skill test items were administered to 64 subjects, who were all members of a college level introductory volleyball course. Based on the ratings of a panel of experts, subjects were rated during game play as good, average, or poor performers.

The stepwise discriminant analysis was used to analyze the relationship between skill tests and game performance. Four of the six skill tests were identified as significantly contributing to group membership. These tests, in order of the magnitude ...


A Descriptive Study Of The Development And Validation Of A Curriculum Development Process For Occupational Therapy In An Institution Of Higher Education, Alfred G. Bracciano Jun 1992

A Descriptive Study Of The Development And Validation Of A Curriculum Development Process For Occupational Therapy In An Institution Of Higher Education, Alfred G. Bracciano

Dissertations

This was a descriptive study of a curriculum development process for occupational therapy at Saginaw Valley State University in Michigan. A four-stage process was designed and documented. These stages included: (1) feasibility , (2) curriculum design and development, (3) review and evaluation-validation for each component, and (4 ) implementation stage.

The study was conducted to develop a curriculum development process that was academically appropriate for occupational therapy programs for institutions of higher education and which met identified needs as set forth by the feasibility study and the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Division of Education. Further, the study undertook to valid ate ...


Ua66/14/3 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing May 1992

Ua66/14/3 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing

WKU Archives Records

Pinning ceremony program listing graduates of the WKU Nursing program.


Ua66/14/3 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing May 1992

Ua66/14/3 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing

WKU Archives Records

Pinning ceremony program listing graduates of the WKU Nursing program.


Ua66/4/2 Ceremony Of Capping & Pinning, Wku Dental Hygiene May 1992

Ua66/4/2 Ceremony Of Capping & Pinning, Wku Dental Hygiene

WKU Archives Records

Program from capping & pinning ceremony.


Occupational Stress Among Nurse Administrators In General Hospitals In Tennessee, Ruby T. Davis May 1992

Occupational Stress Among Nurse Administrators In General Hospitals In Tennessee, Ruby T. Davis

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to determine the level of occupational stress among nurse administrators and to identify the types of strategies used by nurse administrators to deal with or manage occupational stress. The study examined the relationship between selected demographic variables, occupational stress, and strategies. The research design included five research questions along with seven null hypotheses testing the relationship between occupational stress and demographic variables--age, gender, marital status, years of professional nursing experience, years as a nurse administrator, educational attainment, and hospital bed capacity. There were seven additional hypotheses testing the relationship between the same demographic variables ...


Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 34 Number 3, Spring 1992, Santa Clara University Apr 1992

Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 34 Number 3, Spring 1992, Santa Clara University

Santa Clara Magazine

12 - EAST L.A. STORY Jesuit-run Dolores Mission Alternative School is a last chance for East L.A.'s troubled teen-agers, many of whom are members of violent Latino gangs. By Rene Romo '86

20 - ONE IS TOO MANY TWO ARE NOT ENOUGH A personal account of one woman's struggle with alcohol addiction. By Lisa Agrimonti '87

24 - UP CLOSE: WITOLD KRASSOWSKI After five years in the Polish Underground Army during WW II, the founder of SCU's Sociology Department came to America and discovered teaching. His 40-year commitment to students has never waivered. By Christine Spielberger '69

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The Chironian Vol. 109 Spring 1992, New York Medical College Apr 1992

The Chironian Vol. 109 Spring 1992, New York Medical College

Journals

No abstract provided.


Oasis, Barbara Cloud, Lisa Story Apr 1992

Oasis, Barbara Cloud, Lisa Story

UNLV Magazine

No abstract provided.


Ua66/15 Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing Apr 1992

Ua66/15 Pinning Ceremony, Wku Nursing

WKU Archives Records

Program for the WKU nursing pinning ceremony listing graduates.


The Relationship Of Educational Attainment And Socioeconomic Factors In The Health Behaviors Of An Urban Population, George C. Maihafer Apr 1992

The Relationship Of Educational Attainment And Socioeconomic Factors In The Health Behaviors Of An Urban Population, George C. Maihafer

Theses and Dissertations in Urban Services - Urban Education

The purpose of this study was two fold: 1) to investigate the effects that level of educational attainment and income have on the health behaviors of an urban population, and 2) to examine the effects the level of motivation and selected demographic characteristics (e.g., age, race, gender) have on the study sample's perceived satisfaction with the medical encounter. Based on the findings of the study, a model community health education program was proposed. The study sample was comprised of 150 volunteers seeking health care for chronic conditions at a family practice clinic. The Krantz Health Opinion Survey (HOS ...


Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 34 Number 2, Winter 1992, Santa Clara University Jan 1992

Santa Clara Magazine, Volume 34 Number 2, Winter 1992, Santa Clara University

Santa Clara Magazine

12 - 3 PATHS TO POLITICS Dee Dee Myers '83, Gary Serda '82, and Janet Napolitano '79 have taken three decidedly different roads to political careers. By Kathy Daile-Molle '85

18 - WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP? Increasingly, people are finding themselves making several career transitions throughout their work lives. By Mike Brozda '76

22 - EL CENTRO: THE EYE OF THE STORM For San Jose's Hispanic community, this mental health clinic, whose counselors are primarily SCU grads, provides a respite from the turbulence of life in a strange culture. By Susan Frey

24 - THE MARRIAGE THAT ...


A Survey Of Nurse Educators' Knowledge, Use, And Perception Of Outcomes Assessment , Beth Marie King Jan 1992

A Survey Of Nurse Educators' Knowledge, Use, And Perception Of Outcomes Assessment , Beth Marie King

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The purposes of this study were: (1) to determine nurse educators' level of knowledge regarding the antecedents which have led to the outcomes assessment movement in higher education, (2) to elicit from nurse educators their knowledge of outcomes assessment and their usage of such information, and (3) to acquire insights from nurse educators concerning their methods of assessing caring by nursing students;An outcomes assessment questionnaire was sent to the Deans and Chairpersons of 542 baccalaureate nursing programs, all of whom were National League for Nursing accredited. Completed questionnaires were received from 400 programs, resulting in a response rate of ...


Implementation Of Mandated Health Concepts In The Curricula Of Iowa Secondary Schools , Brenda Lee Mccoy Jan 1992

Implementation Of Mandated Health Concepts In The Curricula Of Iowa Secondary Schools , Brenda Lee Mccoy

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The overall purpose of this study was to determine how schools are incorporating health concepts into their curricula. A sample of 148 Iowa secondary school health teachers, 97 (66%) females and 51 (34%) males responded to a health education survey related to two specific purposes of the study, which were to examine: (1) organizational aspects of health curricula for grades nine through twelve, and (2) secondary school health teachers' attitudes toward the eleven health strands that make up one unit of health as mandated by the Iowa General Assembly. The survey consisted of demographic questions, Likert-type attitude statements, rating of ...


Consumers' Conceptualization Of Apparel Attributes And Apparel Quality , Liza Kovilagathu Abraham Jan 1992

Consumers' Conceptualization Of Apparel Attributes And Apparel Quality , Liza Kovilagathu Abraham

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

Examining the attributes that affect consumers' perceptions of product quality has been of pivotal interest in marketing research. The objectives of this study were (1) to identify and classify attributes that play a significant role at time of purchase and during use of apparel, (2) to compare expectations of apparel attributes at time of purchase with perceptions of attributes as the apparel product is being used, (3) to identify attributes that are predictors of perceived quality at expectation stage and at the post-purchase evaluation stage, and (4) to propose a model for consumers' perceptions of apparel quality;Five focus group ...


Senior Center Counseling Services: A National Survey, James Dean Thompson Jan 1992

Senior Center Counseling Services: A National Survey, James Dean Thompson

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

Two hundred twenty-eight National Institute of Senior Center members, representing a 50.1% response rate to a national survey, completed a questionnaire regarding their centers' present or potential counseling services. Respondents indicated that beginning or continuing to offer counseling programs was important and necessary. Results revealed that lack of funding was the primary reason for not offering or discontinuing counseling services;Almost 45% of the responding centers reported offering counseling for their participants. These centers indicated that, on average, over 65 clients or over 7% of the centers' participants, were utilizing their counseling services. In addition, centers offering counseling programs ...


Integrating "Smart House" Technology And Barrier Free Design For Housing Elderly And Disabled Persons, William Harry Lueck Jan 1992

Integrating "Smart House" Technology And Barrier Free Design For Housing Elderly And Disabled Persons, William Harry Lueck

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


College Of Veterinary Medicine Iowa State University Class Of 1992 Jan 1992

College Of Veterinary Medicine Iowa State University Class Of 1992

Iowa State University Veterinarian

Photos of the graduating class of 1992 of the College of Veterinary Medicine.