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The purpose of this study was to examine whether or not the presence of an overweight eating companion influences healthy and unhealthy eating behavior, and to determine if the effect is moderated by how the companion serves herself. A professional actress either wore an overweight prosthesis (i.e., "fatsuit") or did not wear one, and served herself either(More)
In this article, we present a mathematical model coupled to an experimental study of ant foraging trails. Our laboratory experiments on Tetramorium caespitum do not find a strong relationship between ant densities and velocities, a common assumption in traffic modeling. Rather, we find that higher order effects play a major role in observed behavior, and(More)
  • Lori Bird, Jenny Heeter, Claire Kreycik, David Feldman, Robin, Maryland Kevin Mosier +13 others
  • 2011
NOTICE This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States government. Neither the United States government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information,(More)
Affinity reagents, such as antibodies, are needed to study protein expression patterns, sub-cellular localization, and post-translational modifications in complex mixtures and tissues. Phage Emulsion, Secretion, and Capture (ESCape) is a novel micro-emulsion technology that utilizes water-in-oil (W/O) emulsions for the identification and isolation of cells(More)
Acknowledgements Financial support for this study came from a grant from the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP) in Montpelier, Vermont, and from CNA. RAP staff also provided substantial support reviewing and commenting on the development of the model and scenarios. In addition, RAP staff helped identify data sources, while country staff provided invaluable(More)
INTRODUCTION Patients' sexual health functioning is important for physicians in all fields of medicine to consider; however, this topic is lacking from almost half of U.S. medical school curricula. AIMS This study aims to develop, implement, and assess the feasibility of a preliminary sexual health curriculum for medical students. METHODS This Sexual(More)
Invasive non-native species pose a large threat to restoration efforts following large-scale disturbances. Bromus tectorum (cheatgrass) is a non-native annual grass in the western U.S. that both spreads quickly following fire and accelerates the fire cycle. Herbicide and seeding applications are common restoration practices to break the positive(More)
SUMMARY It is the position of the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) that Electronic Health Records (EHRs) are essential for the registered professional school nurse (hereinafter referred to as school nurse) to provide efficient and effective care in the school and monitor the health of the entire student population. It is also the position of(More)
  • Cristina Elizabeth Velez, Scott A Bonar, Charles Lorne Crowder, Capt Richard Woodman, Ft Huachuca, Jason Burckhardt +279 others
  • 2013
2003 2 STATEMENT BY AUTHOR This thesis has been submitted in partial fulfillment of requirements for an advanced degree at The University of Arizona and is deposited in the University Library to be made available to borrowers under rules of the Library. Brief quotations from this thesis are allowable without special permission, provided that accurate(More)