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The social-cognitive mechanisms regulating adolescents' use of doping substances
Abstract In this study, we assessed the longitudinal effects of social-cognitive mechanisms on the self-reported use of doping substances and supplements among Italian high school students. In total,Expand
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Method Effects: The Problem With Negatively Versus Positively Keyed Items
Using confirmatory factor analyses, we examined method effects on Rosenberg's Self-Esteem Scale (RSES; Rosenberg, 1965) in a sample of older European adults. Nine hundred forty nineExpand
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Motives and Determinants of Volunteering in Older Adults: An Integrated Model
The present study focused on changes in volunteering over time among Italian adults and examined a model in which motives from self-determination theory (SDT) were hypothesized to influence a seriesExpand
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Long-term disease-specific quality of life in children and adolescent patients with ARM.
BACKGROUND The main aim of the present study was to investigate how fecal incontinence might influence different aspects of quality of life (QOL) in children and adolescents with anorectalExpand
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Long-term disease-specific quality of life in adult anorectal malformation patients.
BACKGROUND Fecal and urinary incontinence may differently influence various aspects of quality of life (QOL). The main aim of the present study is to determine whether fecal and urinary incontinenceExpand
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Quality of life in children and adolescents with anorectal malformation
PurposeQuality of life (QOL) is an important endpoint in health outcomes research, especially in pediatric chronic conditions. While some studies suggest that patients with ARM report a lower levelExpand
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Social-cognitive determinants of physical activity attendance in older adults.
The present study evaluated whether, and to what extent, the constructs implicated in the theory of planned behavior could predict behavioral intention to exercise and exercise-class attendance ofExpand
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Perfectionism mediates the relationship between insomnia and depressive symptoms
Empirical evidence indicates that persistent insomnia is a risk factor for developing depression. A personal variable shown to be related to both insomnia and depressive symptoms is perfectionism.Expand
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Health and well-being profiles of older European adults
The purpose of the present study was to identify health and well-being typologies among a sample of older European adults. Further, we examined various demographic, social, and health behaviourExpand
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