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Tomomasa Nakamura, Yuriko Yoshida, Hiroshi Churei, Junya Aizawa, Kenji Hirohata, Takehiro Ohmi, Shunsuke Ohji, Toshiyuki Takahashi, Mitsuhiro Enomoto, Toshiaki Ueno and Kazuyoshi Yagishita

or injury prevention. Several studies report the relationship between teeth clenching and static balance. 10 – 15 Fujino et al 11 investigated the effect of voluntary teeth clenching on static balance. They showed that voluntary teeth clenching contributed to stabilization of the postural stance

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Thomas M. Newman, Giampietro L. Vairo and William E. Buckley

radiating out from the center. These lines are separated by 45° increments and are directionally labeled based on the stance limb. They are as follows: anterolateral (AL); anterior (A); anteromedial (AM); medial (M); posteromedial (PM); posterior (P); posterolateral (PL); and lateral (L). Instructions are

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Justine J. Reel and Emily Crouch

difference by demonstrating a zero tolerance stance against sexual harassment and assault ( Nelson, Halpert, & Cellar, 2007 ). We welcome your involvement with the journal and continue to seek guest reviewers from diverse areas of expertise. If you would like to serve as a guest reviewer and/or be considered

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Ian McGinnis, Justin Cobb, Ryan Tierney and Anne Russ

Sitting, standing, walking, n/a Surface Level, foam, uneven, obstacle, stairs, ramps, n/a Base of support Feet-apart, feet together, semi-tandem stance, tandem stance Trunk position Upright, leaning, rotated, n/a Arm position Weight bearing, close to body, away from body, reaching, carrying, picking up

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Melanna F. Cox, Greg J. Petrucci Jr., Robert T. Marcotte, Brittany R. Masteller, John Staudenmayer, Patty S. Freedson and John R. Sirard

between the buttocks and surface Standing Body is in an upright position; feet are used as support Once feet are planted and body is in an upright position Walking/Slow Walking Moving from one point to another taking at least two steps When heel of swing foot surpasses stance foot WalkLoad Walking with a

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Dean Dudley, John Cairney and Jackie Goodway

philosophy and evidence being generated from empirically driven physical literacy research. Of course, this statement itself reveals a specific epistemological stance, one rooted in a positivistic tradition of empirically based inquiry. This has not been the only tradition evident in the field of physical

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Damien Moore, Tania Pizzari, Jodie McClelland and Adam I. Semciw

generated. The results of this study compare favorably with a recent study on healthy older women that investigated 3 different stance-leg, hip-hitch exercises with high to very high activity levels generated for all 3 GMed segments. 5 The single-leg bridge is a popular rehabilitation exercise that has been

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Jules Boykoff

you have to first overcome the academic pose .” And while Mills implored us to “overcome the academic pose ,” there’s a difference between a pose and a stance. Embracing one’s stance and status as a scholar is an important ingredient to a successful recipe for public intellectual work or scholar

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Berkiye Kirmizigil, Jeffry Roy Chauchat, Omer Yalciner, Gozde Iyigun, Ender Angin and Gul Baltaci

chosen to test dynamic balance on bipedal stance for 30 seconds (see Figures  2 and 3 ). In this test, the subject sees some gates that come against, and the aim is to enter into those gates and to maintain the board as firm as possible. Four difficulty levels are available in the test (monoaxial, easy

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Mindi Fisher, Ryan Tierney, Anne Russ and Jamie Mansell

System (BESS) to assess balance in single-, double-, and tandem-stance with coordination. Results Athletes with ADHD, LD, or ADHD and LD reported a higher number of prior concussions ( p  < .05). Student athletes with academic difficulties and comorbid ADHD/academic difficulties performed worse on the