College of Applied Health Sciences
The College of Applied Health Sciences is a small but influential college consisting of the departments of Kinesiology and Community Health; Recreation, Sport and Tourism; and Speech and Hearing Science. Each is involved with enhancing health and human development.
Acute effects of intradialytic nutrition supplementation on hemodynamics, treatment efficiency, and gastrointestinal symptoms in maintenance hemodialysis patients (2015-11-11)Poor nutritional status is common and among the strongest predictors of mortality in patients undergoing maintenance hemodialysis (HD) treatment. Reduced dietary intake, especially on days in which patients undergo treatment, ...
(2015-09-01)Because teacher attrition has a negative influence on the educational system, providing resources to move teachers in positive career progressions is critical to their professional success and development. Identifying ...
(2015-07-16)Local parks and recreation provisions have been instrumental in meeting residents’ recreational needs, increasing community engagement and social capital, promoting positive health outcomes, and improving property values. ...
(2015-07-22)In the examination of affective responses to acute aerobic exercise, researchers have plodded over the appropriate control condition to use in comparison with aerobic exercise, as a true placebo has eluded the field. This ...
Calibration of an accelerometer to measure physical activity in preschool children: a feasibility study (2015-07-20)Physical activity measurements are essential for the evaluation and prevention of childhood obesity. Although physical activity (PA) data are currently collected with accelerometry, using the existing accelerometers had ...