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Gender differences in neuropsychological test performance in non-demented older adults
(ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 2010)
Purpose: To examine the effect of gender on neuropsychological test performance in a community based cohort of older adults. Methods: Participants were non-demented individuals age 70 years and older (N=573) enrolled in ...
Psychological and neuroendocrine correlates of cardiac arrhythmias
(ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 1992)
The relationship of psychological, neuroendocrine and cardiac risk factors contributing to arrhythmia vulnerability was investigated in patients presenting for electrophysiology studies (EPS). The study was designed to ...
Predictors of substance abuse in a methadone maintained sample
(ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 1989)
Two hypotheses were tested regarding the effects of childhood trauma on present patterns of substance abuse in a methadone maintained sample. The major hypothesis stated that childhood trauma will predict patterns of ...
Predicting attrition in weight control among older adults
(ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, 1994)
The present study hypothesized that a combination of variables would predict adherence in older individuals enrolled in a weight control program, "Dietary Interventions: Evaluation of Technology" (D.I.E.T.). A sample of ...