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    • First look: Examining the horizontal grid layouts using eye-tracking 

      Siu, Christina (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2014-04-25)
      Past eye-tracking literature has shown that users typically scan information on a traditional text-based web layout. It is widely known as the "F-shaped" pattern, and evidence of this pattern is inevitable within search ...
    • The formal and informal support networks of HCBS clients and their well-being 

      Nilsen, Kari M.; Medvene, Louis J.; Smith, Rachel A.; Runyan, Amanda M.; Ofei-Dodoo, Samuel; DiLollo, Anthony (Oxford University Press, 2015-11)
      Home and Community Based Service (HCBS) clients are growing in number as states increasingly provide care in non-institutional settings. In some states, like the one in which the present study was conducted, HCBS clients ...
    • Gun or wallet: the role of perceptual-cognitive skill in use-of-force decisions 

      Raushel, Alexis (Wichita State University, 2018-04-27)
      Police use-of-force decisions are a hot topic that saturates the media, however little is known about the nature of these decisions. Officers go through use-of-force simulations as part of their training, however these ...
    • Holographic augmented reality visualization interface for exploration 

      Bui, Bill; Hutton, Abbie; Adekalu, Oluwasayo; Hubener, Valerie; Zavala, P.; Hinshaw, Ramil; Karim, Radeef Ashhab Bin (Wichita State University, 2022-04-29)
      Based on Wichita's wheat harvesting nickname, Harvesters, Wichita State University NASA SUITS (Spacesuit User Interface Technologies for Students) team Harvestars proposed the integrated system H. A. R. V. I. E. (Holographic ...
    • Identifying motivational factors in robot-based assist-as-needed rehabilitation 

      Mosqueda, Gissele; Sutton, Rachel; Miranda, Virgil; Tri, Anna; Vangsness, Lisa; Yihun, Yimesker S. (Wichita State University, 2022-04-29)
      INTRODUCTION: Globally, 2.41 billion people can benefit from rehabilitation due to various injuries or diseases (WHO, 2019). Traditional rehabilitation relies on techniques that are physiological in nature (e.g., assisted ...
    • Identifying motivational factors in robot-based assist-as-needed rehabilitation 

      Mosqueda, Gissele; Sutton, Rachel; Miranda, Virgil; Tri, Anna (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      INTRODUCTION: Globally, 2.41 billion people can benefit from rehabilitation due to various injuries or diseases (WHO, 2019). Traditional rehabilitation relies on techniques that are physiological in nature (e.g., assisted ...
    • Influencing organizational policy to address gender and sexual minority health disparities and inclusivity within the healthcare delivery system 

      Ojeda-Leitner, Deborah (Wichita State University, 2018-04-27)
      PURPOSE: According to the Health Equity Index (Human Rights, 2016), only 3 hospitals in Kansas were determined as leaders for health care equity. All 3 facilities are in the north area of Kansas, closer to Kansas City and ...
    • Invalid performance validity test but normal cognitive test performances, What does it mean? 

      Martinez, Karen A.; Sayers, Courtney; Hayes, Charles A. (Wichita State University, 2020-05-01)
      While use of performance validity tests (PVTs) has become a standard of practice in neuropsychology, there are varying opinions regarding how to interpret cognitive test data, especially 'average' range data, if PVTs are ...
    • Just desserts: Perceptions of food quality in correctional facilities requirements 

      Canare, Rosalind H. (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      Given that the United States corrections system serves over five million meals each day, one would assume that more attention would be given to what is being served to the 2.3 million individuals in the system. This study ...
    • Let the games begin: video game usage patterns among current gamers 

      Phan, Mikki H.; Haist, Brandon (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2012-04-18)
      This study investigates the general preference, habit, and behavior of current video game players. Respondents (N=341) to an online survey were mostly males (n=252), full-time college students (n=251), with an average age ...
    • Mobile text input on a smartwatch QWERTY keyboard 

      Turner, Colton; Colling, Morgan (Wichita State University, 2016-04-29)
      As smartwatches continue to grow in popularity the demand for a smartwatch with efficient texting capabilities continues to increase. Conventional opinion states texting on a smartwatch is too difficult and inefficient due ...
    • Mutual interference of driving and texting performance 

      Ellis, Jake; Crandall, Joseph; Turner, Colton; Turner, Kirsten (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2014-04-25)
      Texting while driving is a disturbingly common habit; however, the impact of texting on driving performance and effective approaches to counteract its risks are still not well understood. This study utilizes the Lane Change ...
    • New input schemes for new devices 

      Canare, Dominic (Wichita State University, 2017-04-28)
      Novel input devices can potentially increase the bandwidth between users and their devices.Traditional desktop computing uses windows, icons, menus, and pointers-an interface schemebuilt for the computer mouse and very ...
    • Obesity classification from facial images using deep learning 

      Siddiqui, Hera (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      INTRODUCTION: Obesity is a serious health problem that is on the rise both in the United States and globally. Obesity is frequently defined using the clinical Body Mass Index (BMI) ratio of height and weight. Overweight ...
    • Observational study data inform the development of clinic-specific recommendations for implementation of Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) 

      Rakestraw, Dulcinea; Rahman, Fatima; Kila, Eyinade; Steward, Christine (Wichita State University, 2020-05-01)
      BACKGROUND: Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a clinical practice to identify and prevent risky health behaviors related to substance misuse. In preparation for SBIRT implementation ...
    • Optimal placement of police body-worn cameras 

      Raushel, Alexis; Armijo, Adam J. (Wichita State University, 2017-04-28)
      As a growing technology, body-worn cameras are gaining considerable popularity with police departments and increased attention from the media. These cameras allow transparency between officers and civilians, as well as ...
    • Perceptual anticipation in a shoot/don't shoot task 

      Scott, Dakota (Wichita State University, 2020-05-01)
      Signal Detection Theory (SDT) has been applied to examine expertise-related differences in perceptual judgments of deceptive and non-deceptive movements in sport (e.g., handball, soccer). Deceptive actions in sport-related ...
    • Prolonged use of dynamic text presentations for reading with low vision 

      Gannon, Erin; Smith, Dustin (Wichita State University, 2017-04-28)
      Reading is a primary difficulty for people with visual impairments, and many patients express significant reductions in quality of life as a result. Current solutions to this problem often involve expensive, cumbersome ...
    • Psychometrics of the pursuit of happiness 

      Swails, Jeffrey A. (Wichita State University, 2016-04-29)
      The pursuit of happiness is firmly established in American culture with explicit mention in historical documents (i.e. Declaration of Independence). Therefore, it is of little surprise that thousands of self-help books and ...
    • Reddit discussions of compassion fatigue 

      Malone, Stormy (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      Compassion fatigue is a serious concern for those expressing compassion chronically (Vu & Bodenmann, 2017). It occurs when the stress of expressing compassion leaves a person unable to continue to care for others (Ledoux, ...