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The Development of the Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder Scale (CSBD-19): An ICD-11 Based Screening Measure Across Three Languages, Beáta Bőthe, Marc N. Potenza, Mark D. Griffiths, Shane W. Kraus, Verena Klein, Johannes Fuss, and Zsolt Demetrovics

Ingredients of 'Rituals' and Their Cognitive Underpinnings, Pascal Boyer and Pierre Liénard


Are Men Who Pay for Sex Sexist? Masculinity and Client Attitudes Toward Gender Role Equality in Different Prostitution Markets, Barbara G. Brents, Takashi Yamashita, Andrew L. Spivak, Olesya Venger, Christina Parreira, and Alessandra Lanti


The Planetary Luminosity Problem: " Missing Planets" and the Observational Consequences of Episodi Accretion, Sean D. Brittain, Joan R. Najita, Ruobing Dong, and Zhaohuan Zhu

Water -Energy -Carbon Nexus Approach for Sustainable Large-Scale Drinking Water Treatment Operation, Saria Bukhary, Jacimara Batista, and Sajjad Ahmad


Design Aspects, Energy Consumption Evaluation, and Offset for Drinking Water Treatment Operation, Saria Bukhary, Jacimaria Batista, and Sajjad Ahmad

Topological Semimetal in an sp2−sp3 Hybridized Carbon Network with Nodal Rings, Kun Bu, Jian-Tao Wang, Hongming Weng, and Changfeng Chen

Digital Logistics: Enchantment in Distribution Channels, Benjamin Burroughs and W. Jeffrey Burroughs

Regeneration Dynamics of Great Basin Bristlecone Pine in Southern Nevada, Philip J. Burton, Jesy Simons, Steve Brittingham, Daniel B. Thompson, Darin W. Brooks, and Lawrence R. Walker

Race and Ethnicity in Biology Research Mentoring Relationships, Angela Byars-Winston, Patrice Leverett, Ross J. Benbow, Christine Pfund, Nancy Thayer-Hart, and Janet Branchaw

A Finite Volume–Alternating Direction Implicit Method for the Valuation of American Options under the Heston Model, Jiacheng Cai and Hongtao Yang

Dietary Behaviours Among Han, Tujia and Miao Primary School Students: A Cross-Sectional Survey in Chongqing, China, Zhengjie Cai, Jinli Xian, Xianglong Xu, Ziwei Zhang, Camila Araujo, Manoj Sharma, and Yong Zhao

Dosimetric Comparisons of Different Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy Techniques in Treating Intracranial Tumors > 3 CM in Longest Diameter, Hongbin Cao, Zhiyan Xiao, Yin Zhang, Tiffany Kwong, Shabbar F. Danish, Joseph Weiner, Xiao Wang, Ning Yue, Zhitao Dai, Yu Kuang, Yongrui Bai, and Ke Nie


Neogene Retroarc Foreland Basin Evolution, Sediment Provenance, and Magmatism in Response to Flat Slab Subduction, Western Argentina, Tomas N. Capaldi, Brian K. Horton, N. Ryan McKenzie, Chelsea Mackaman-Lofland, Daniel F. Stockli, Gustavo Ortiz, and Patricia Alvarado

Introduction: The Advent of Precision Public Health and the Future of Dental Public Health, David Cappelli

Critical Procedure Performance in Pediatric Patients: Results from a National Emergency Medicine Group, Jestin N. Carlson MD; MS, Mark S. Zocchi PhD, Coburn Allen MD, T. Kent Denmark MD, Jay D. Fisher MD, Matthew Wilkinson MD, Katherine Remick MD, Abbie Sullivan MBA, Jesse M. Pines MD; MBA, and Arvind Venkat MD

Preferred Stock Issuance in the Restaurant Industry and Financial Distress, Hyun Kyung Chatfield, Robert E. Chatfield, Seyhmus Baloglu, and Percy Poon

Information Technology and Organizational Innovation: Harmonious Information Technology Affordance and Courage-Based Actualization, Sutirtha Chatterjee, Gregory Mood, Paul Benjamin Lowry, Suranjan Chakraborty, and Andrew Hardin


Global Trends and Gaps in Research Related to Latent Tuberculosis Infection, Liling Chaw, Lung-Chang Chien, Justin Wong, Ken Takahashi, David Koh, and Ro-Ting Lin

Polar Planets Around Highly Eccentric Binaries are the Most Stable, Cheng Chen, Stephen H. Lubow, and Rebecca G. Martin

The Role of FDG-PET-CT Is Limited in Initial Staging of Nodal Metastasis for Thin Cutaneous Melanoma, Daniel Cheng, Christopher F. McNicoll, Daniel Kirgan, Maris S. Jones, Mariangela R. Rivera, Gabriela M. Doyle, Margaret D. De Guzman, Jennifer Baynosa, and Charles R. St. Hill


Librarians and Administrators on Academic Library Impact Research: Characteristics and Perspectives, James Cheng and Starr Hoffman PhD

Quaternary Deformation at the Southeastern Margin of the Ordos Block, North China: Inferred From Structural Analysis of Basin-Bounding Faults, Hong Chen, Jianmin Hu, Gang Jin, Michael L. Wells, Xingke Yang, Honghui Wang, and Guodong Bao


Polygenic Risk Scores for Subtyping of Schizophrenia, Jingchun Chen, Travis Mize, Jain-Shing Wu, Elliot Hong, Vishwajit Nimgaonkar, Kenneth S. Kendler, Daniel Allen, Edwin Oh, Alison Netski, and Xiangning Chen

Nonuniform Impacts of COVID-19 Lockdown on Air Quality Over the United States, L.W. Antony Chen, Lung-Chang Chien, Yi Li, and Ge Lin

Schoolchildren's Exposure to PM2.5: A Student Club-Based Air Quality Monitoring Campaign Using Low-Cost Sensors, L.W. Antony Chen, John O. Olawepo, Felicia Bonanno, Aman Gebreselassie, and Mi Zhang

Temporal Trend of Research Related to Gun Violence from 1981 to 2018 in the United States: A Bibliometric Analysis, Lung-Chang Chien, Maxim Gakh, Courtney Coughenour, and Ro-Ting Lin

Is Language an Economic Institution? Evidence From R&D Investment, Jianxin Daniel Chi, Xunhua Su, Yun Ting, and Bin Xu

Critical Success Factors and Enablers for Facility Design Standardization of Capital Projects, Jin Ouk Choi, Binit K. Shrestha, Young Hoon Kwak, and Jennifer S. Shane

Innovative Technologies and Management Approaches for Facility Design Standardization and Modularization of Capital Projects, Jin Ouk Choi, Binit K. Shrestha, Young Hoon Kwak, and Jennifer S. Shane

Associations Between Hormonal Biomarkers and Preterm Infant Health and Development During the First 2 Years After Birth, June Cho PhD, RN, FAAN; Lung-Chang Chien DrPH; and Diane Holditch-Davis PhD, RN, FAAN

Optimal Trajectory Design and Analysis for Soft Landing on the Moon From Lunar Parking Orbits, Santosh Kumar Choudhary, Kaushik Raj, and Venkatesan Muthukumar

Freshwater Neurotoxins and Concerns for Human, Animal, and Ecosystem Health: A Review of Anatoxin-A and Saxitoxin, Victoria G. Christensen and Eakalak Khan


Comatose Within 6 Weeks, but Still Alive After 3 Years, Creutzfeldt‐Jakob Disease With Unusual Progression, Julia Kathleen Christopher, Brian Khong, Amin Abolfazli, and Antonio Liu

Choose Your Words Wisely: Optimizing Impacts on Standardized Performance Testing, Lee-Kuen Chua, Gabriele Wulf, and Rebecca Lewthwaite

Experimental Study on Small Scale Printed Circuit Heat Exchanger with Zigzag Channels, Wenxiao Chu, Xionghui Li, Yitung Chen, Qiuwang Wang, and Ting Ma

Current and Emerging Trends in the Management of Fall Risk in People with Lower Limb Amputation, Sheila Clemens, Charissa Doerger, and Szu-Ping Lee

Trans Pornography: Mapping an Emerging Field, Lynn Comella and Sophie Pezzutto

Deliverance, Donovan Conley

Bandersnatched: Infrastructure and Acquiescence in Black Mirror, Donovan Conley and Benjamin Burroughs

Bandersnatched: Infrastructure and Acquiescence in Black Mirror, Donovan Conley and Benjamin Burroughs


miR-365 (microRNA): Potnetial Biomarker in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Exosomes and Extracellular Vesicles, Jeffery Coon, Karl Kingsley, and Katherine M. Howard


A Mildly Relativistic Outflow from the Energentic, Fast-rising Blue Optical Transient CSS161010 in a Dwarf Galaxy, Deanne L. Coppejans, R. Margutti, G. Terreran, A. J. Nayana, E. R. Coughlin, T. Laskar, K. D. Alexander, M. Bietenholz, D. Caprioli, P. Chandra, M. R. Drout, D. Frederiks, C. Frohmaier, K. H. Hurley, C. S. Kochanek, M. MacLeod, A. Meisner, P. E. Nugent, A. Ridnaia, D. J. Sand, D. Svinkin, C. Ward, S. Yang, A. Baldeschi, I. V. Chilingarian, Y. Dong, C. Esquivia, W. Fong, C. Guidorzi, P. Lundqvist, and D. Milisavljevic

Exploring the Landscape of Published Mixed Methods Research in Special Education: A Systematic Review, Catherine Corr, Melinda R. Snodgrass, Hailey Love, Ian M. Scott, Jiye Kim, and Laurie Andrews

Exploring the Landscape of Published Mixed Methods Research in Special Education: A Systematic Review, Catherine Corr PhD, Melinda R. Snodgrass PhD, Hailey Love PhD, Ian M. Scott MA, Jiye Kim MA, and Laurie Andrews MEd

The Limits of Freely-Available Tree-Ring Chronologies, Bethany L. Coulthard, Scott St. George, and David M. Meko

Dynamics, Variability, and Change in Seasonal Precipitation Reconstructions for North America, Bethany Coulthard, David W. Stahle, Edward R. Cook, Dorian J. Burnette, Max C. A. Torbenson, Ian M. Howard, Daniel Griffin, Jose Villanueva Diaz, Benjamin I. Cook, Park Williams, Emma Watson, David J. Sauchyn, Neil Pederson, Connie A. Woodhouse, Gregory T. Pederson, David Meko, and Christopher J. Crawford

Cluster Analysis Finds Three Clinically-Relevant Subgroups of Trait Emotional Experience in Schizophrenia Outpatients, Henry Cowan, Vijay Mittal, Daniel Allen, James Gold, and Gregory Strauss


Women's Use of Intimate Apparel as Subtle Sexual Signals in Committed, Heterosexual Relationships, Lyndsey K. Craig and Peter B. Gray

Genetic and Environmental Indicators of Climate Change Vulnerability for Desert Bighorn Sheep, Tyler G. Creech, Clinton W. Epps, John D. Wehausen, Rachel S. Crowhurst, Jef R. Jaeger, Kathleen Longshore, Brandon Holton, William B. Sloan, and Ryan J. Monello

Stent Placement in an Occluded Left Superior Vena Cava to Right Atrial Baffle Aided by Transhepatic Access in a Patient With Heterotaxy, Gabriel Cruz, Alvaro Galindo, William N. Evans, Humberto Restrepo, and Abraham Rothman

Benchmarking Risk Predictions and Uncertainties in the Nscr Model of Gcr Cancer Risks With Revised Low Let Risk Coefficients, Francis A. Cucinotta, Eliedonna Cacao, Myung-Hee Y. Kim, and Premkumar B. Saganti

The Neuropsychiatric Inventory: Development and Applications, Jeffrey Cummings

The Role of Clinical Trials in Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Development Programs, Jeffrey Cummings MD, ScD

The Role of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Research Diagnostic Criteria for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Jeffrey Cummings

Translational Scoring of Candidate Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease: A Systematic Approach, Jeffrey L. Cummings

Kinship Intensity and the Use of Mental States in Moral Judgment Across Societies, Cameron M. Curtin, H. Clark Barrett, Alexander Bolyanatz, Alyssa N. Crittenden, Daniel M. T. Fessler, Simon Fitzpatrick, Michael Gurven, Martin Kanovsky, Geof Kushnick, Stephen Laurence, Anne Pisor, Brooke Scelza, Stephen Stich, Chris von Rueden, and Joseph Henrich


Insight on Thermal Stability of Magnetite Magnetosomes: Implications for the Fossil Record and Biotechnology, Jefferson Cypriano, Mounib Bahri, Kassioge Dembele, Walid Baaziz, Pedro Leao, Dennis A. Bazylinski, Fernanda Abreu, Ovidiu Ersen, Marcos Farina, and Jacques Werckmann


Kinematic Analyses of Parkour Landings From as High as 2.7 Meters, Boyi Dai, Jacob S. Layer, Taylour J. Hinshaw, Ross F. Cook, and Janet S. Dufek


Managing Substance Use Disorder through a Walking/Running Training Program, Chia-Liang Dai, Ching-Chen Chen, George B. Richardson, and Howard R. D. Gordon

Clumpy AGN outflows due to thermal instability, Randall C. Dannen, Daniel Proga, Tim Waters, and Sergei Dyda

Solar Still Distillate Enhancement Techniques and Recent Developments, Dudul Das, Urbashi Bordoloi, Pankaj Kalita, Robert F. Boehm, and Akash Dilip Kamble

Election in Unidirectional Rings with Homonyms, Ajoy K. Datta, Stephane Devismes, Anais Durand, Lawrence Larmore, and Kariane Altisen


Effects of Acute Cocoa Supplementation on Postprandial Apolipoproteins, Lipoprotein Subclasses, and Inflammatory Biomarkers in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes after a High-Fat Meal, Dustin D. Davis, Rickelle Tallent, James W. Navalta, Anthony Salazar, Timothy J. Lyons, and Arpita Basu


Effects of Acute Dietary Polyphenols and Post-Meal Physical Activity on Postprandial Metabolism in Adults with Features of the Metabolic Syndrome, Dustin W. Davis, James W. Navalta, Graham R. McGinnis, Reimund Serafica, Kenneth Izuora, and Arpita Basu

Smoking-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease: Update and Review, Yaser T. Dawod, Noah E. Cook, William B. Graham, Farah Madhani-Lovely, and Choua Thao

A Comparison of Two Techniques for Center of Pressure Measurements, Jessica DeBerardinis, Conner Neilsen, Daniel E. Lidstone, Janet S. Dufek, and Mohamed B. Trabia

A Multi-Scale Three-Dimensional Face Recognition Approach With Sparse Representation-Based Classifier and Fusion of Local Covariance Descriptors, Xing Deng, Fepeng Da, Haijian Shao, and Yingtao Jiang


Wind Power Forecasting Methods Based on Deep Learning: A Survey, Xing Deng, Haijian Shao, Chunlong Hu, Dengbiao Jiang, and Yingtao Jiang

Post Burn Restoration Response of Encelia virginensis within a Small Wash System in the Mojave Desert, Dale A. Devitt, Fred Landau, Scott R. Abella, Matt D. Petrie, Ann M. McLuckie, and John O. Kellam


Assessing the Potential for Greater Solar Development in West Texas, USA, Dale D. Devitt, M. H. Young, and J. P. Pierre

Clinical Efficacy and Safety of Mucosal Incision-Assisted Biopsy for the Diagnosis of Upper Gastrointestinal Subepithelial Tumors: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Amaninder Dhaliwal, Sindhura Kolli, Banreet Singh Dhindsa, Kalpit Devani, Daryl Ramai, Harlan Sayles, Rajani Rangray, Ishfaq Bhat, Shailender Singh, and Douglas G. Adler

EDGE in Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: How Does it Compare to Laparoscopy-Assisted and Balloon Enteroscopy ERCP: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Banreet Singh Dhindsa, Amaninder Dhaliwal, Babu P. Mohan, Harmeet Singh Mashiana, Mohit Girotra, Gordon Ohning, Ishfaq Bhat, and Douglas G. Adler

EUS-Guided Biliary Drainage: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Banreet Singh Dhindsa, Harmeet Singh Mashiana, Amaninder Dhaliwal, Babu P. Mohan, Mahendran Jayaraj, Harlan Sayles, Shailender Singh, Gordon Ohning, Ishfaq Bhat, and Douglas G. Adler

Abundance and Activity of Ammonia Oxidizing Archaea and Bacteria in Bulk Water and Biofilm in Water Supply Systems Practicing Chlorination and Chloramination: Full and Laboratory Scale Investigations, Roy Dhritikshama, John McEvoy, and Eakalak Khan


Motivations for Treatment Engagement in a Residential Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program: A Qualitative Study, Patrick J. Dillon, Satish K. Kedia, Oluwaseyi O. Isehunwa, and Manoj Sharma

Does Airbnb Have a Homogenous Impact? Examining Airbnb’s Effect on Hotels With Different Organizational Structures, Tarik Dogru, Lydia Hanks, Ozgur Ozdemir, Murat Kizildag, Apostolos Ampountolas, and Ilhan Demirer


The Persistent Southern Disadvantage in Us Early Life Mortality, 1965‒2014, Nathan T. Dollar, Iliya Gutin, Elizabeth M. Lawrence, David B. Braudt, Samuel H. Fishman, Richard G. Rogers, and Robert A. Hummer


Factors Associated With Referring Close Contacts to an App With Individually-Tailored Vaccine Information, Matthew Z. Dudley, Rupali J. Limaye, Saad B. Omer, Sean T. O'Leary, Mallory K. Ellingson, Christine I. Spina, Sarah E. Brewer, Allison T. Chamberlain, Robert A. Bednarczyk, Fauzia Malik, Paula M. Frew, and Daniel A. Salmon

Characterizing the Vaccine Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Intentions of Pregnant Women in Georgia and Colorado, Matthew Z. Dudley, Rupali J. Limaye, Saad B. Omer, Sean T. O’Leary, Mallory K. Ellingson, Christine I. Spina, Sarah E. Brewer, Allison T. Chamberlain, Robert A. Bednarczyk, Fauzia Malik, Paula M. Frew, and Daniel A. Salmon

Latent Class Analysis of Maternal Vaccine Attitudes and Beliefs, Matthew Z. Dudley PhD, Rupali J. Limaye PhD, Daniel A. Salmon PhD, Saad B. Omer MBBS, Sean T. O'Leary MD, Mallory K. Ellingson MPH, Christine I. Spina, Sarah E. Brewer PhD, Robert A. Bednarczyk PhD, Fauzia Malik PhD, Paula M. Frew PhD, and Allison T. Chamberlain PhD


Mob Family Proteins: Regulatory Partners in Hippo and Hippo-Like Intracellular Signaling Pathways, Juan Carlos Duhart and Laurel A. Raftery

Unintended Consequences of Nevada’s Ninety-Percent Prevailing Wage Rule, Kevin Duncan and Jeffrey Waddoups

Domestic Violence and Safe Storage of Firearms in the COVID-19 Era, Thomas K. Duncan, Jessica L. Weaver, Tanya L. Zakrison, Bellal Joseph, Brendan T. Campbell, A. Britton Christmas, Ronald M. Stewart, Deborah A. Kuhls, and Eileen M. Bulger


The Internal, External and Extended Microbiomes of Hominins, Robert R. Dunn, Katherine R. Amato, Elizabeth A. Archie, Mimi Arandjelovic, Alyssa N. Crittenden, and Lauren M. Nichols

Setting the Future of Digital and Social Media Marketing Research: Perspectives and Research Propositions, Yogesh K. Dwivedi, Elvira Ismagilova, D. Laurie Hughes, Jamie Carlson, Raffaele Filieri, Jenna Jacobson, Varsha Jain, Heikki Karjaluoto, Hajer Kefi, Anjala S. Krishen, Vikram Kumar, Mohammad M. Rahman, Ramakrishnan Raman, Philipp A. Rauschnabel, Jennifer Rowley, Jari Salo, Gina A. Tran, and Yichuan Wang


Effects of Opacity Temperature Dependence on Radiatively Accelerated Clouds, Sergei Dyda, Daniel Proga, and Christopher S. Reynolds

Oral Microbiome and Gingival Transcriptome Profiles of Ligature-Induced Periodontitis, Jeffrey Ebersole, S. Kirakodu, J. Chen, R. Nagarajan, and O. A. Gonzalez

Gingival Tissue Autophagy Pathway Gene Expression Profiles in Periodontitis and Aging, Jeffrey L. Ebersole, Sreenatha Kirakodu, Michael J. Novak, Dolph Dawson, Arnold J. Stromberg, Luis Orraca, Janis Gonzalez-Martinez, Armando Burges, and Octavia A. Gonzalez

Harmful Chemicals Emitted From Electronic Cigarettes and Potential Deleterious Effects in the Oral Cavity, Jeffrey Ebersole, Vera Samburova, Yeongkwon Son, David Cappelli, Christina Demopoulos, Antonina Capurro, Andres Pinto, Brian Chrzan, Karl Kingsley, Katherine Howard, Nathaniel Clark, and Andrey Khlystov

Our Family is A Team: A Structural Family Therapy Tool for Counselors, Brandon P. Eddy, Christa Clayton, and Katherine M. Hertlein


Active Husband Involvement During Pregnancy: A Grounded Theory, Brandon P. Eddy and Stephen T. Fife

Staying Connected: A Qualitative Analysis of Couple’s Technology Use during Pregnancy, Brandon P. Eddy and Katherine M. Hertlein

Lesser Magnitudes of Lower Extremity Variability During Terminal Swing Characterizes Walking Patterns in Children With Autism, Jeffrey D. Eggleston, John R. Harry, Patrick A. Cereceres, Alyssa N. Olivas, Emily A. Chavez, Jason B. Boyle, and Janet S. Dufek


Vibration Overtone Hyperpolarizability Measured for H2, Rachel M. Ellis and David P. Shelton

The Time-series Linkages between US Fiscal Policy and Asset Prices, Ghassen El Montasser, Rangan Gupta, Jooste Charl, and Stephen M. Miller

Does De-escalation Training Work?, Robin S. Engel, Hannah D. McManus, and Tamara D. Herold

A Combined Current Density Technique for the Electrochemical Oxidation of Perfluorooctanoic Acid (Pfoa) With Boron‐Doped Diamond, Mary Ensch, Cory A. Rusinek, Michael F. Becker, and Thomas Schuelke

Gambling Problems in US Military Veterans, Repairer Etuk, Steven D. Shirk, Joshua Grubbs, and Shane W. Kraus

Fontan Venovenous Collaterals and Hepatic Fibrosis, William N. Evans MD; Ruben J. Acherman MD; Gary A. Mayman MD; Alvaro Galindo MD; Abraham Rothman MD; Michael L. Ciccolo MD; Juan Lehoux MD; Brody J. Winn MD; Noel S. Yumiaco MD; and Humberto Restrepo MD, MPH