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Ioanna Athanasiadou, Sven Christian Voss, Wesal El Saftawy, Hind Al-Jaber, Najib Dbes, Sameera Al-Yazedi, Waseem Samsam, Vidya Mohamed-Ali, Mohammed Alsayrafi, Georgia Valsami and Costas Georgakopoulos

than 1.020) when using the Siemens IMMULITE assay shall be reported as a presumptive adverse analytical finding, that is, a sample test result for which there is a suspicious result without being confirmed. Complementary analysis shall be performed to detect the presence of gonadotropin

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Ben T. Stephenson, Eleanor Hynes, Christof A. Leicht, Keith Tolfrey and Victoria L. Goosey-Tolfrey

-leg impairment Abbreviations: SCI, spinal cord injury; T6i, incomplete lesion at the sixth thoracic vertebra; V ˙ O 2 peak , peak rate of oxygen uptake. Note: Values are presented as mean (SD), where appropriate. Study Design Saliva samples were collected over 23 consecutive weeks (February–July) and a further

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Dinesh John, Qu Tang, Fahd Albinali and Stephen Intille

 g). Low-range sensors may not capture signals necessary to optimally characterize moderate to vigorous activities. Other factors include the resolution of the sensor (e.g., 8 vs. 12-bit) and sampling rate (e.g., 10 to 100 Hz). Inter-device output heterogeneity may increase device-dependency, impact

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Peter T. Katzmarzyk and Amanda E. Staiano

. Materials and Methods Participants The sample included 357 white and African American children and adolescents aged 5–18 years recruited from Baton Rouge, LA. Recruitment occurred through radio and television (TV) advertisements and through pediatricians’ offices. Participants provided written assent, and

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Masafumi Terada, Megan Beard, Sara Carey, Kate Pfile, Brian Pietrosimone, Elizabeth Rullestad, Heather Whitaker and Phillip Gribble

understanding of the influence of LAS on postural control. Nonlinear dynamic measures such as time-to-boundary (TTB) and sample entropy (SampEn) analysis, which quantify the structure or organization of the postural control variability ( Glass, Ross, Arnold, & Rhea, 2014 ; Hertel & Olmsted-Kramer, 2007

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Andrea Richardson, Bing Han, Stephanie Williamson and Deborah Cohen

in parks in a nationally representative sample of urban parks in 25 cities across the United States. 17 To answer the research questions of this study, we combined quantitative data collected from park managers with objectively observed park features and systematically observed park use. We used

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Sergio L. Molina and David F. Stodden

demonstrated the inverted U identified by Schmidt and Sherwood ( 1982 ), and the participants actually demonstrated the highest throwing speed consistency at maximum throwing speed (i.e., hypothetical maximum systemic force output). In addition, the lower skilled throwers in this sample actually were more

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Leehu Zysberg and Rotem Hemmel

, it is left to examine the extent to which EI as a concept is associated with levels of PA. Adding to this budding body of knowledge may enrich our understanding of the processes and factors behind PA patterns 20 and, beyond that, health promotion and maintenance among adults. Methods Sample A

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Eric Kyle O’Neal, Samantha Louise Johnson, Brett Alan Davis, Veronika Pribyslavska and Mary Caitlin Stevenson-Wilcoxson

could be beneficial. Urine specific gravity (USG) meets both of these requirements and is cost and time effective. However, it is not considered to be an ideal assessment of hydration status unless used in conjunction with additional measurements (e.g., change from average body mass) and if the samples

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Carlo Di Brina, Roberto Averna, Paola Rampoldi, Serena Rossetti and Roberta Penge

abilities, such as accuracy in reading and writing. Methods Selection of the Sample and Composition of the Two Subgroups The participants were 33 children aged between 88 and 134 months, referred for learning difficulties to the Clinical Neuropsychological Service, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy