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  • Comeau, Wendy L.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, 2007Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2007)
    The effects of experience on developing and mature prefrontal brain circuitry and behaviour were investigated in rats using Ritalin, complex housing, and learning as tools. The results showed that Ritalin altered prefrontal ...
  • Yao, Youli; Robinson, Alexandra M.; Zucchi, Fabiola CR; Robbins, Jerrah C.; Babenko, Olena M.; Kovalchuk, Olga; Kovalchuk, Igor; Olson, David M.; Metz, Gerlinde A. (BioMed CentralArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Alberta, 2014)
    Abstract Background: Chronic stress is considered to be one of many causes of human preterm birth (PTB), but no direct evidence has yet been provided. Here we show in rats that stress across generations has downstream ...
  • Richards, Sonja (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, 2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2011)
    This thesis examines both behavioral and anatomical effects of prenatal exposure of Valproic Acid (VPA) on Long Evans rats. Tactile stimulation (TS) is then used to investigate its’ effect on remediating any abnormalities ...
  • Van Marck, Amy (Lethbridge Undergraduate Research JournalUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007-12)
    Anorexia Nervosa is a disorder suffered by primarily women throughout the world. Exploring the causes and treatment methods has been the focus of research of many therapists and psychologists. The traditional perspective ...
  • Morgan, Kelly J.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2008Education, 2008)
    Anorexia nervosa is a serious and persistent mental health disorder that has the highest mortality risk and suicide rate of any psychiatric illness in the Western world. Anorexia nervosa presents a challenge to understand ...
  • Joty, Shafiz Rayhan; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2008Arts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2008)
    When a user is served with a ranked list of relevant documents by the standard document search engines, his search task is usually not over. He has to go through the entire document contents to find the precise piece of ...
  • Sadid-Al-Hasan, Sheikh; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, c2009Arts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2009)
    The term “Google” has become a verb for most of us. Search engines, however, have certain limitations. For example ask it for the impact of the current global financial crisis in different parts of the world, and you can ...
  • James, Clayton; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2008Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2008)
    Parasites exert substantial costs on their hosts. Thus, natural selection should favour behavioural defenses that reduce hosts’ exposure to parasites. This prediction has rarely been tested for aquatic hosts exposed to ...
  • Hagen, Brad F.; Armstrong-Esther, Christopher; Ikuta, Roland; Williams, Robert J.; Le Navenec, Carole-Lynne; Aho, Morgan (Cambridge University PressSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2005)
    Background and aims: Data on antipsychotic use were collected in two Canadian long-term care (LTC) facilities. During the one-year study, residents in one facility were relocated to a new facility, allowing examination ...
  • Cunningham, Shaylyn; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2005Education, 2006)
    This study tested a structural model, examining the relationship between a latent variable termed demoralization and measured variables (anxiety, depression and hopelessness) in a community sample of Canadian youth. The ...
  • Hunter, Eve M. (Lethbridge Undergraduate Research JournalUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007-06)
  • Martin, Debbie F.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, School of Health Sciences, c2009Health Sciences, 2009)
    Researchers have provided evidence that living in intimate partner violence while pregnant negatively impacts the health of both the women and their unborn children. The purpose of this narrative study was twofold, first ...
  • Wikjord, Wilmar E; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1989Education, 1989)
    The purpose of this study was twofold: 1. To investigate how Computer Manuals are designed. 2. To prepare an Instructional Package that would be helpful to teachers in preparing overhead transparencies. Computer Manual ...
  • Chisholm, Robin D; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2007Education, 2007)
    This study exammes tiie possibility of uniting a teaching and coaching perspective of child-centered education through youth sports. The practical nature of sports enables the atiilete to gain knowledge tiirough experience. ...
  • Lieff, Sam; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2006Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2006)
    Many scientists have used the expediency of geographic information science (GIS) for archaeological analyses, such as predictive site location modeling and producing topographical site surveys. However, the use of GIS to ...
  • McCreary, J. Keiko (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, c2012Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2012)
    Manganese-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MEMRI) has proven itself to be a beneficial technique in the field of Neuroscience. This thesis applies MEMRI to studies in neuroscience by first establishing the limitations ...
  • Li, Taoting (Lethbrige, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management.Management, 2014-09-25)
    Mobile banking applications (apps) are the latest technology to be offered by the retail banking sector. However, little research has been done to understand the adoption of this technology. Building on the DeLone and ...
  • Harrop, Cathy; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1996Education, 1996)
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  • Choudhury, Salimur Rashid; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Deptartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2008Arts and ScienceMathematics and Computer Science, 2008)
    Clusters in protein interaction networks can potentially help identify functional relationships among proteins. We study the clustering problem by modeling it as graph cut problems. Given an edge weighted graph, the goal ...
  • Islam, Mohammad Tauhidul; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, c2009Arts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2009)
    Knapsack problem has been widely studied in computer science for years. There exist several variants of the problem, with zero-one maximum knapsack in one dimension being the simplest one. In this thesis we study ...