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A mathematical model to assess changes in the baroreceptor reflex.
A mathematical model relating carotid sinus pressure (CSP) to systemic arterial pressure (SAP) explains the relationship between CSP and SAP with an accuracy of 96 %. The 4 parameters of the model are
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Relationship between perceived life satisfaction and adolescents' substance abuse.
PURPOSE To explore the relationship between perceived global life satisfaction and selected substance use behaviors among 5032 public high school students. METHODS The 1997 South Carolina YouthExpand
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The impact of a required college health and physical education course on the health status of alumni.
The impact of a required college health and physical education course on selected health knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of alumni was evaluated. The design was a cross-sectional study (mailExpand
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Risk factors and behaviors associated with adolescent violence and aggression.
OBJECTIVE To explore risk factors and behaviors associated with aggressive and violent behaviors among adolescents. METHODS A comprehensive review of research literature from various disciplinesExpand
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Prevalence of Subclinical Eating Disorders in Collegiate Female Athletes
This study is an examination of eating behaviors and body image concerns among 587 female collegiate athletes from nine colleges/universities representing 14 different sports. Measures included theExpand
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Physical activity behaviors and perceived life satisfaction among public high school adolescents.
This study explored relationships between perceived life satisfaction and physical activity behaviors in a statewide sample of adolescents in South Carolina (n = 4,758) using the CDC Youth RiskExpand
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Justification for grazing intensity experiments: analysing and interpreting grazing data.
Grazing trials in which treatments are compared at only 1 gruing intensity greatly outnumber those in which treatments are compared at several grazing intensities. This suggests that, compared toExpand
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Adolescent health-related quality of life and perceived satisfaction with life
Purpose: To explore the relationship between perceived satisfaction with life and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in a state-wide sample of 13–18-year-old adolescents (n=4914) in SouthExpand
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Adolescent distinctions between quality of life and self-rated health in quality of life research
BackgroundIn adult quality of life (QOL) research, the QOL construct appears to differ from self-rated health status. Although increased QOL continues to be recognized as an important outcome inExpand
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Youth Developmental Assets and Perceived Life Satisfaction: Is There a Relationship?
This study explored associations between youth developmental assets (i.e., support by parents/other adults; accountability to adults; empowerment; school support; values regarding risk behaviors;Expand
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