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Is There a Relationship Between Gestational Diabetes and Perinatal Depression?, Marcia A. Clevesy, Tricia K. Gatlin, and Kord T. Strebel

How Not to be a Troll: Practicing Rhetorical Technofeminism in Online Comments, Kaitlin Clinnin and Katie Manthey


Ambulatory Care Education: Preparing Nurses for the Future of Healthcare, Caroline Varner Coburn, Deena Gilland, Melissa Owen, and Angela Amar

The Effects of Retrieval Practice and Prior Topic Knowledge on Test Performance and Confidence Judgments, MeganClaire Cogliano, CarolAnne M. Kardash, and Matthew L. Bernacki

A Gamified Approach to Beginning Reading and STEAM, Cindy Coleman, Steven Grubaugh, Daryl Coleman, Greg Levitt, Richard Speaker, and Penny Speaker


Spatial Thinking in Astronomy Education Research, Merryn Cole, Cheryl Cohen, Jennifer Wilhelm, and Rebecca Lindell

A Single-Step Self-Assembly Approach for the Fabrication of Aligned and Multilayered Three-Dimensional Tissue Constructs Using Multidomain Peptide Hydrogel, John Colombo, Yinshen Wee, Amanda N. Moore, Shihai Jia, Jing Zhou, and Rena N. D’Souza

Whips, Chains, and Books on Campus: How Emergent Organizations With Core Stigma Gain Official Recognition, Erica H. Coslor, Brett Crawford, and Barbara G. Brents


Healthy Food Options at Dollar Discount Stores Are Equivalent in Quality and Lower in Price Compared to Grocery Stores: An Examination in Las Vegas, NV, Courtney Coughenour, Timothy J. Bungum, and M. Nikki Regalado

Pubic Hair Removal Practices in Cross-Cultural Perspective, Lyndsey K. Craig and Peter B. Gray

Infant Co-sleeping Patterns and Maternal Sleep Quality among Hadza Hunter-gatherers, Alyssa N. Crittenden PhD, David R. Samson PhD, Kristen N. Herlosky MA, Ibrahim A. Mabulla MA, Audax Z. P. Mabulla PhD, and James J. McKenna PhD


Unraveling the Stereodynamics of Cold Controlled HD−H2 Collisions, James F. E. Croft, Naduvalath Balakrishnan, Meng Huang, and Hua Guo

Cancer and Circulatory Disease Risks for a Human Mission to Mars: Private Mission Considerations, Francis A. Cucinotta, Eliedonna Cacao, Myung-Hee Y. Kim, and Premkumar B. Saganti

Non-Targeted Effects Lead to A Paridigm Shift in Risk Assessment for A Mission to the Earth’s Moon or Martian Moon Phobos, Francis A. Cucinotta, Eliedonna Cacao, Myung-Hee Y. Kim, and Premkumar B. Saganti

Detriments In Neuron Morphology Following Heavy Ion Irradiation: What’s The Target?, Francis A. Cucinotta and Murat Alp Eliedonna Cacao

Pion-heavy Ion Scattering Total and Inelastic Cross Sections for Space Radiation Applications, Francis A. Cucinotta, Myung-Hee Y. Kim, and Premkumar B. Saganti

Pion-Heavy Ion Scattering Total and Inelastic Cross Sections for Space Radiation Applicationslastic Cross Sections for Space Radiation Applications, Francis A. Cucinotta, Myung-Hee Y. Kim, and Premkumar B. Saganti

Dependence of the Human Leukemia Risk on the Dose and Dose Rate of Continuous Irradiation: Modeling Study, Francis A. Cucinotta and Olga A. Smirnova


Decrease of VOC Emissions from Vehicular Emissions' In Hong Kong from 2003 to 2015: Results from a Tunnel, Study, Long Cui, Xiao Liang Wang, Kin Fai Ho, Yuan Gao, Chang Liu, Steven Sai Hang Ho, Hai Wei Li, Shun Cheng Lee, Xin Ming Wang, Bo Qiong Jiang, Yu Huang, Judith C. Chow, John G. Watson, and Lung-Wen Chen

Decrease Of Voc Emissions From Vehicular Emissions In Hong Kong From 2003 To 2015: Results From A Tunnel Study, L Cui, X L. Wang, K F. Ho, Y Gao, C Liu, S S. Hang Ho, H. W. Li, S C. Lee, X M. Wang, B Q. Jiang, Y Huang, J C. Chow, J G. Watson, and L W. Chen

Perinatal Testosterone Contributes To Mid-to-post Pubertal Sex Differences In Risk For Binge Eating In Male And Female Rats, K M. Culbert, E B. Sinclair, B A. Hildebrandt, K L. Klump, and C L. Sisk

Sex Steroid Hormones and Differential Risk for Eating Pathology: A Review of Genetic and Phenotypic Effects Across Development, Kristen M. Culbert, Cheryl L. Sisk, and Kelly L. Klump

Biomarker and Clinical Trial Design Support for Disease-Modifying Therapies: Report of a Survey of the EU/US: Alzheimer's Disease Task Force, Jeffrey Cummings, Nick Fox, Bruno Vellas, Paul Aisen, and Guogen Shan


The Price of Progress: Funding and Financing Alzheimer's Disease Drug Development, Jeffrey Cummings, Carl Reiber, and Parvesh Kumar


Did Muslim Mystical Traditions Have a Politics in the Early Modern Ottoman Empire?, John J. Curry


Critical Thinking and Reflective Learning in the Marketing Education Literature: A Historical Perspective and Future Research Needs, Andrew J. Dahl, James W. Peltier, and John A. Schibrowsky


How Clients of Marriage and Family Therapists Make Decisions About Therapy Discontinuation and Persistence, Carissa D'Aniello, Fred P. Piercy, Megan L. Doblin-MacNab, and Susan N. Perkins


Practical Considerations for Conducting Client-Centered Process Research, Carissa D'Aniello, Markie L. C. Twist, Erin Sullivan, and Christa Clayton

Metabolic And Cardiorespiratory Acute Responses To Fasting Versus Feeding During High-intensity Interval Training, C R. da Silva, P V. Santana, P C. Mendes, B Saraiva, A da Silva Lima, R D. Leite, R A. Tibana, W R.G. Carvalho, J W. Navalta, J Prestes, and G B. Pereira


How Does Sagittal Imbalance Affect the Appropriateness of Surgical Indications and Selection of Procedure in the Treatment of Degenerative Scoliosis? Findings from the RAND/UCLA Appropriate Use Criteria Study, Michael D. Daubs MD; Harsimran S. Brara MD; Laura B. Raaen MPH; Peggy Guey-Chi Chen MD, MSc, MHS; Ashaunta T. Anderson MD, MPH, MS; Steven M. Asch MD, MPH; and Teryl K. Nuckols MD, MSHS


How Does Sagittal Imbalance Affect the Appropriateness of Surgical Indications and Selection of Procedure in the Treatment of Degenerative Scoliosis? Findings from the RAND/UCLA Appropriate Use Criteria Study, Michael D. Daubs MD; Harsimran S. Brara MD; Laura B. Raaen MPH; Peggy Guey-Chi Chen MD, MSc, MHS; Ashaunta T. Anderson MD, MPH, MS; Steven M. Asch MD, MPH; and Teryl K. Nuckols MD, MSHS

Pediatric Participation In A Diverse Society: Accounting For Social Inequalities In Medical Decision Making, G Davis and R Ray


Antibiotic-resistant Escherichia Coli from Retail Poultry Meat with Different Antibiotic Use Claims, Gregg S. Davis, Kara Waits, Lora Nordstrom, Heidi Grande, Brett Weaver, Katerina Papp, Joseph Horwinski, Benjamin Koch, Bruce A. Hungate, Cindy M. Liu, and Lance B. Price

Martian Magmatism from Plume Metasomatized Mantle, James M. D. Day, Kimberly T. Tait, Arya Udry, Frédéric Moynier, Yang Liu, and Clive R. Neal


A Coin for China? The Monetary Standards Debate at the End of the Qing Dynasty, 1900–1912, Austin Dean


Assessing the Validity of Pressure-measuring Insoles in Quantifying Gait Variables, Jessica DeBerardinis, Janet S. Dufek, Mohamed B. Trabia, and Daniel E. Lidstone

The Student Oral Language Observation Matrix (SOLOM): A psychometric study with preschoolers, Lindsay Dennis, Kathleen Krach, Michael P. McCreery, and S Navarro


The Student Oral Language Observation Matrix: A Psychometric Study With Preschoolers, Lindsay R. Dennis PhD; S. Kathleen Krach PhD, NCSP; Michael P. McCreery PhD; and Sarah Navarro BS

The Student Oral Language Observation Matrix (SOLOM): A psychometric study with preschoolers, Lindsay R. Dennis, S. Kathleen Krach, Michael P. McCreery, and Sarah Navarro

Impact of Upstream Chlorination on Filter Performance and Microbial Community Structure of GAC and Anthracite Biofilters, Glen Andrew de Vera, Daniel Gerrity, Mitchell Stoker, Wilbur Frehner, and Eric C. Wert

Promoting Employee Handbook Comprehension for Postsecondary Students with Intellectual Disability and Autism Spectrum Disorders, Stephanie M. Devine, Joshua N. Baker, K. Ryan Wennerlind, and Mona Nasir-Tucktuck


Assessing Near Surface Hydrologic Processes and Plant Response Over a 1600 M Mountain Valley Gradient in The Great Basin, NV, U.S.A., Dale Devitt, Brian Bird, Brad Lyles, Lynn Fenstermaker, Richard Jasoni, Scotty Strachan, Jay Arnone III, Franco Biondi, Scott Mensing, and Laurel Saito

On Investigating Self-talk: A Descriptive Experience Sampling Study Of Inner Experience During Golf Performance, Y L. Dickens, J V. Raalte, and R T. Hurlburt

Prediction of Molybdenum Nitride from First-Principle Calculations: Crystal Structures, Electronic Properties, and Hardness, Li-Ping Ding, Peng Shao, Fang-Hui Zhang, Cheng Lu, and Xiao-Fen Huang

Can Tobacco Cessation Quitlines Improve the Use of Dental Health Care?, Marcia M. Ditmyer

Can Tobacco Cessation Quitlines Improve the Use of Dental Health Care?, Marcia M. Ditmyer


Boron Oxides under Pressure: Prediction of the Hardest Oxides, Huafeng Dong, Artem R. Oganov, Vadim V. Brazhkin, Qinggao Wang, Jin Zhang, M. Mahdi Davari Esfahani, Xiang-Feng Zhou, Fugen Wu, and Qiang Zhu


The Eccentric Cavity, Triple Rings, Two-armed Spirals, and Double Clumps of the MWC 758 Disk, Ruobing Dong, Sheng-yuan Liu, Josh Eisner, Sean Andrews, Jeffrey Fung, Zhauhuan Zhu, Eugene Chiang, Jun Hashimoto, Hauyu Baobab Liu, Simon Casassus, Thomas Esposito, Yasuhiro Hasegawa, Takayuki Muto, Yaroslav Pavlyuchenkov, David Wilner, Eiji Akiyama, Motohide Tamura, and John Wisniewski

Contribution of Illicit/Non-Prescribed Marijuana and Hard-Drug Use to Child-Abuse and Neglect Potential while Considering Social Desirability, Brad C. Donohue, Christopher P. Plant, Graig M. Chow, Kimberly N. Schubert, Kelsey Michael Bradshaw, Jessica Urgelles Cappellano, and Daniel N. Allen


Controlled Evaluation of an Optimization Approach to Mental Health and Sport Performance, Brad Donohue, Yulia Gavrilova, Marina Galante, Elena Gavrilova, Travis Loughran, Jesse Scott, Graig Chow, Christopher P. Plant, and Daniel N. Allen

Walking Mechanics and Movement Pattern Variability in Monozygotic Twins with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Janet S. Dufek, John R. Harry, Jeffrey D. Eggleston, and Robbin A. Hickman


The Disk Substructures at High Angular Resolution Project (DSHARP). VI. Dust Trapping in Thin-ringed Protoplanetary Disks, Cornelis P. Dullemond, Tilman Birnstiel, Jane Huang, Nicolás T. Kurtovic, Sean M. Andrews, Viviana V. Guzmán, Laura M. Pérez, Andrea Isella, Zhaohuan Zhu, Myriam Benisty, David J. Wilner, Xue-Ning Bai, John M. Carpenter, Shangjia Zhang, and Luca Ricci

Brokering College Opportunity for First-Generation Youth: The Role of the Urban High School, Julia C. Duncheon and Stefani R. Relles

Electronic Origins of the Giant Volume Collapse in the Pyrite Mineral MnS2, Dylan Durkee, Dean Smith, Rafaella Torchio, Sylvain Petitgirard, Richard Briggs, Innokenty Kantor, Shaun R. Evans, Tapan Chatterj, Tetsuo Irifune, Sakura Pascarelli, Keith V. Lawler, Ashkan Salamat, and Simon A. J. Kimber


Magnetic Field Amplification Via Protostellar Disc Dynamos, Sergei Dyda, R V.E. Lovelace, G. V. Ustyugova, A. V. Koldoba, and I. Wasserman


Effects of Radiation Field Geometry on Line Driven Disc Winds, Sergei Dyda and Daniel Proga


Non-Axisymmetric Line-Driven Disc Winds - I. Disc Perturbations, Sergei Dyda and Daniel Proga

Non-Axisymmetric Line-Driven Disc Winds II - Full Velocity Gradient, Sergei Dyda and Daniel Proga


Time-dependent Radiation-driven Winds, Sergei Dyda and Daniel Proga

Inflammatory Tracheobronchitis Related to Ulcerative Colitis, Rajany Dy, Bo Xu, and Samjot S. Dhillon


Ageing Effects on Humoral Immune Responses in Chronic Periodontitis, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, Mohanad Al-Sabbagh, Octavio A. Gonzalez, and Dolph R. Dawson III

Age and Periodontal Health - Immunological View, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, D. A. Dawson III, P. Emecen Huja, S. Pandruvada, Aripta Basu, Linh Nguyen, Y. Zhang, and O. A. Gonzalez

Comparative Analysis of Expression of Microbial Sensing Molecules in Mucosal Tissues with Periodontal Disease, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, Sreenatha S. Kirakodu, Michael D. Novak, Luis Orraca, Arnold J. Stromberg, Janis A. Gonzalez-Martinez, Armando Burgos, and Octavio A. Gonzalez


Serum Nutrient Levels and Aging Effects on Periodontitis, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, Joshua Lambert, Heather Bush, Pinar Emecen Huja, and Arpita Basu


Hypoxia-inducible Transcription Factors, HIF1A and HIF2A, Increase in Aging Mucosal Tissues, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, Michael John Novak, Luis Orraca, Janis Martinez-Gonzalez, Sreenatha Kirakodu, Kuey C. Chen, Arnold Stromberg, and Octavio A. Gonzalez

Periodontal Disease Susceptible Matrilines in the Cayo Santiago Macaca Mulatta Macaques, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, Luis Orraca, Terry B. Kensler, Janis Gonzalez-Martinez, Elisabeth Maldonado, and Octavio A. Gonzalez


Differential Processing of Nociceptive Input within Upper Limb Muscles, Nathanial R. Eckert, Brach Poston, and Zachary A. Riley

Examination Of Gait Parameters During Perturbed Over-ground Walking In Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder, J D. Eggleston, M R. Landers, Barry T. Bates, E Nagelhout, and J S. Dufek

Lower Extremity Joint Stiffness during Walking Distinguishes Children With and Without Autism, Jeffrey D. Eggleston, John R. Harry, and Janet S. Dufek

Weighted Walking Influences Lower Extremity Coordination in Children on the Autism Spectrum, Jeffrey D. Eggleston, Merrill Razzaq Landers, Barry T. Bates, Ed Nagelhout, and Janet S. Dufek


Examination of Gait Parameters during Perturbed Over-Ground Walking In Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Jeffrey D. Eggleston, Merrill R. Landers, Barry T. Bates, Ed Nagelhout, and Janet S. Dufek


Efficacy of Dredging for Remediating Polychlorinated Biphenyl-Contaminated Sediments of the Lower Fox River, Sahar Ehsani and Donald Hayes

Simultaneous Estimation of Flexible Models and Associated Hyperparameters: An Application to Travel Activity-Duration Modeling, Daniel Emaasit and Alexander Paz

Isatin Detection using an All Boron-doped Diamond 3-in-1 Sensing Platform, Mary Ensch, Vanessa Y. Maldonado, Greg M. Swain, Robert Rechenberg, Michael F. Becker, Thomas Schuelke, and Cory A. Rusinek

Hospitals' Use of Hospitalists: Implications for Financial Performance, Josué Patien Epané MBA, PhD; Robert Weech-Maldonado MBA, PhD; Larry Hearld MBA, MSA, PhD; Nir Menachemi MPH, PhD; Bisakha Sen MBA, PhD; Stephen O'Connor PhD, FACHE; and Zo Ramamonjiarivelo MBA, PhD

Advancing Food Sovereignty Through Interrogating the Question: What is Food Sovereignty?, Shane Epting

Cohousing, Environmental Justice, and Urban Sustainability, Shane Epting

Philosophy of the City and Environmental Ethics, Shane Epting

When Do Mantle Plumes Destroy Diamonds?, R. E. Ernst, D. R. Davies, Simon M. Jowitt, and I. H. Campbell

Synthesis of a Novel Strontium-based Wide-bandgap Semiconductor Via X-ray Photochemistry under Extreme Conditions, Egor Evlyukhin, Eunja Kim, Petrika Cifligu, David Goldberger, Sarah Schyck, Blake Harris, Sindi Torres, George R. Rossman, and Michael Pravica

High-pressure-assisted X-ray-induced Damage as a New Route for Chemical and Structural Synthesis, Egor Evlyukhin, Eunja Kim, David Goldberger, Petrika Cifligu, Sarah Schyck, Philippe F. Weck, and Michael Pravica

Finding Top-k Dominance on Incomplete Big Data Using Map Reduce Framework, Payam Ezatpoor, Justin Zhan, Jimmy Ming-Tai Wu, and Carter Chiu


Developing a Theoretical Framework for a Complex Maternal–Child Health Intervention: Health Beginning Initiative, Echezona E. Ezeanolue MD, MPH; Jennifer R. Pharr PhD; Dina V. Patel MSN, APRN, PNP; Chinenye O. Ezeanolue MD; Michael C. Obiefune MD; Amaka G. Ogidi MEd; and John E. Ehiri PhD

Gaps And Strategies In Developing Health Research Capacity: Experience From The Nigeria Implementation Science Alliance, E E. Ezeanolue, W NA Menson, D Patel, G Aarons, A Olutola, M Obiefune, P Dakum, P Okonkwo, B Gobir, T Akinmurele, A Nwandu, H Khamofu, B Oyeledun, M Aina, A Eyo, O Oleribe, I Ibanga, J Oko, C Anyaike, J Idoko, M H. Aliyu, and R Sturke

Northwest Africa 8632 – Crystal Size Distribution Variation and Potential Link to Northwest Africa 032, A. L. Fagan, Arya Udry, J. P. Gannon, and M. J. Cato

Development of a New Empirical Correlation for Steam Condensation Rates in the Presence of Air Outside Vertical Smooth Tube, Guangming Fan, Pan Tong, Zhongning Sun, and Yi-Tung Chen

Experimental Study of Pure Steam and Steam-air Condensation over a Vertical Corrugated Tube, Guangming Fan, Pan Tong, Zhongning Sun, and Yi-Tung Chen

A 2500-year Historical Ecology of Agricultural Production under Empire in Dhiban, Jordan, Alan Farahani

Leadership Reflections: Leadership Paradoxes, M Farrell

Leadership Reflections: Parent Leadership, Maggie Farrell

Insights in Uranium Extraction from Spent Nuclear Fuels using Dicyclohexano-18-Crown-6 – Fate of Rhenium as Technetium Homolog, Alain Favre-Réguillon, Micheline Draye, Gérard Cote, and Kenneth R. Czerwinsky


How Much Water Can We Save by Achieving Renewable Portfolio Standards in the Southwest United States?, Yuzhen Feng, Sachiko Sueki, Dale Devitt, and Kumud Acharya


Investigating Multiple Streams of Consciousness: Using Descriptive Experience Sampling to Explore Internally and Externally Directed Streams of Thought, Charles Fernyhough, Ben Alderson-Day, Russel T. Hurlburt, and Simone Kühn

Gene Expression Analysis of Neuropeptides in Oral Mucosa during Periodontal Disease in Non-human Primates, John Ferrin, Sreenatha Kirakodu, David Jensen, Ahmad Al-Attar, Rebecca Peyyala, John M. Novak, Dolph Dawson, Mohanad Al-Sabbagh, Arnold J. Stromberg, Luis Orraca, Janis Gonzalez-Martinez, Armando Burgos, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, and Octavio A. Gonzalez

Marriage and Family Therapy Students’ Experience with Common Factors Training, Stephen T. Fife, Carissa D'Aniello, Sarah Scott, and Erin Sullivan


Shergottite Northwest Africa 6963: A Pyroxene‐Cumulate Martian Gabbro, Justin Filiberto, Juliane Gross, Arya Udry, Jarek Trela, Axel Wittmann, Kevin M. Cannon, Sarah Penniston-Dorland, Richard Ash, Victoria E. Hamilton, Andrea L. Meado, Paul Carpenter, Brad Jolliff, and Eric C. Ferré

Research Lifecycles as the basis for library service plans: an annotated bibliography, Priscilla J. Finley and Susie A. Skarl

Bilateral Upper Extremity Hyperesthesia and Absence of Neck Tenderness in Four Adolescent Athletes With Cervical Spine Injuries, Jay Douglas Fisher MD and Elizabeth Lewis Thorpe


Traumatic Life Events and Development of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Among Female Factory Workers in a Developing Country, Taylor Jannelle Fitch, Xiao Yu, Lung-Chang Chien, Mohammad Monjurul Karim, and Hasanat Alamgir

Traumatic Life Events And Development Of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Among Female Factory Workers In A Developing Country, T J. Fitch, X Yu, L C. Chien, M M. Karim, and H Alamgir