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Metabolic syndrome and its components in premenopausal and postmenopausal women: a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis on observational studies
Hallajzadeh, Jamal; Khoramdad, Maliheh; Izadi, Neda; Karamzad, Nahid; Almasi-Hashiani, Amir; Ayubi, Erfan; Qorbani, Mostafa; Pakzad, Reza; Hasanzadeh, Amir; Sullman, Mark J. M.; Safiri, Saeid (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), 2018-10-01)
Objectives: To perform a meta-analysis on the global prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in postmenopausal women. The meta-analysis also sought to measure the relationship menopause status has with MetS and its compone...
Cross-cultural Perspectives of Successful Aging: Young Turks and Europeans
Cosco, Theodore D.; Brehme, David; Grigoruta, Nora; Kaufmann, Lisa-Katrin; Lemsalu, Liis; Meex, Ruth; Schuurmans, Angela A. T.; Sener, Neslihan; Stephan, Blossom C. M.; Brayne, Carol (2015-11-02)
Successful aging (SA) has been conceptualized in a number of ways. Despite increasing research into how laypersons define SA, few studies capturing lay perspectives of SA in younger cohorts and in non-English speaking coun...
Characterization of Driver Neuromuscular Dynamics for Human-Automation Collaboration Design of Automated Vehicles
Lv, Chen; Wang, Huaji; Cao, Dongpu; Zhao, Yifan; Auger, Daniel J.; Sullman, Mark; Matthias, Rebecca; Skrypchuk, Lee; Mouzakitis, Alexandros (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-12-01)
In order to design an advanced human-automation collaboration system for highly automated vehicles, research into the driver's neuromuscular dynamics is needed. In this paper, a dynamic model of drivers' neuromuscular inte...
Metabolic syndrome and its components among women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Hallajzadeh, Jamal; Khoramdad, Maliheh; Karamzad, Nahid; Almasi-Hashiani, Amir; Janati, Ali; Ayubi, Erfan; Pakzad, Reza; Sullman, Mark J. M.; Safiri, Saeid (Maad Rayan Publishing Company, 2018-01-01)
Introduction: The objectives of this study were to provide an estimate of the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its components among women with PCOS; and calculate the odds ratio (OR) for MetS (using different de...
How Prevalent Are the Different Types of Organizational Justice Research?
Bauer, Jeremy; Saboe, Kristin; Cho, Eunae; Yang, Liuqin; Johnson, Russell E.; Erol, H. Tuegba; Goncu, Asli; Tan, James A. (Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2009-06-01)
Sources of Marital Conflict in Five Cultures
Dillon, Lisa M.; Nowak, Nicole; Weisfeld, Glenn E.; Weisfeld, Carol C.; Shattuck, Kraig S.; Imamoglu, Olcay E.; Butovskaya, Marina; Shen, Jiliang (2015-01-01)
This analysis of previously collected data examined four fitness-relevant issues for their possible role in marital conflict. These were sex, finances, division of labor, and raising children, selected in light of their pe...
Sex and Gender Differences in Achievement Motivation across Cultures
Uz, Irem; Kemmelmeier, Markus; Paksoy, Cansu; Krumov, Krum; Kuehnen, Ulrich; Volkova, Elena; Gluzdova, Olga; Walton, Andre P. (2018-01-01)
This study examined cross-cultural sex and gender differences in achievement motivation. In contrast to the common intuition that collectivist societies show greater levels of sex differentiation than individualistic socie...
Effects of chronic diazepam treatment and withdrawal on avoidance behavior
Ayvasik, B; Zagli, U; Palaoglu, O; Soygur, H; Ayhan, IH (1999-06-01)
The present study was designed to evaluate the effects of chronic diazepam (DZ) treatment with low doses and diazepam withdrawal on the two-way shuttle-box avoidance performance in rats. After 24 rats were randomly assigne...
Illegitimate tasks are not created equal: Examining the effects of attributions on unreasonable and unnecessary tasks
Pindek, Shani; Demircioglu, Ezgi; Howard, David J.; Eatough, Erin M.; Spector, Paul E. (2019-07-03)
Illegitimate tasks are tasks that violate norms for what the employee should do as part of the job, and have been found to harm employees' well-being. The current research uses a mixed methods design to examine the role of...
Effects of musical training and culture on meter perception
Yates, Charles M.; Justus, Timothy; ATALAY, NART BEDİN; Mert, Nazike; Trehub, Sandra E. (2017-03-01)
Western music is characterized primarily by simple meters, but a number of other musical cultures, including Turkish, have both simple and complex meters. In Experiment 1, Turkish and American adults with and without music...