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The effect of nurse-coordinated telecare intervention on depressed mood and diabetes-related stress among community-dwelling older adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Southeastern Ontario
The purpose of the study was to examine the effects of nurse-coordinated telephone monitoring among community-dwelling older adults with type 2 diabetes. In a randomized controlled trial 28 participants (aged 65-84yrs) ...
Fetal Learning: Unimodal and Multimodal Stimulus Effects
ABSTRACT Introduction: Human newborn and animal studies provide support for the intersensory redundancy hypothesis, which posits that learning is more effective when information is presented simultaneously in two ...
Evaluation of the Effect of Stay On Your Feet, a Community-Delivered Falls Prevention Program for Older Adults, on Falls-Related Self-Efficacy and Balance
A pre-test, post-test, randomized control study (n=78) was conducted to test whether participation in Stay on Your Feet (SOYF), a falls prevention program for community-dwelling older adults, improved participants’ ...
Pain after cesarean: a pilot study assessing pain and health-related quality of life in women after cesarean section
Purpose: This thesis addresses feasibility issues of conducting a descriptive study of pain and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in women after Cesarean section (c-section). Objectives: Feasibility issues surrounding ...