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    • Benefits of the Wii Fit as an exercise program for older adults 

      Hermes, D.; Hitch, S.; Honea, A.; Stephenson, J.; Bauer, J. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      To determine if Wii Fit is an effective older adult exercise program compared to a traditional exercise program (TRAD) with respect to functional fitness (FF) and balance. Wii Fit women (n=4) were matched on multiple ...
    • First Step to Active Health - Online Plus: Pilot Study 

      Amini, Sahar B.; Slimmer, Mindy Lynn; Park, Eun Young; Rogers, Nicole L. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      The aim of this project is to implement, and demonstrate the efficacy of, a blended delivery multi-component physical activity program. The experimental group (FSAH-O) consisted of 24 male and females (age = 68.7 ± 5.5 ...
    • Impact of the first step to active aging on older adult's functional fitness, balance and daily activity 

      Slimmer, Mindy Lynn; Park, Eun Young; Rogers, Nicole L. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      To determine how the First Step to Active Aging (FSAH) program impacts functional fitness (FF), balance, and daily physical activity (DPA) in older adults. The FSAH group consisted of 18 women. FSAH group met at a senior ...
    • Risk assessment disparities for females in the criminal justice system 

      White, M.D. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      Female adult and juvenile offenders are a forgotten group within the Criminal Justice System. This is one of the primary causes in the lack of research of how females may possibly be assisted to reduce recidivism and avoid ...
    • The social control of the commercial sex industry: qualitative reflections on the police 

      Guhr, David A.; Birzer, Michael L., 1960- (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      The social control of prostitution has resulted in enormous expenditures of police time and resources in many communities across the United States. Police strategies such as aggressive hot spot patrols and sting operations ...
    • A work-based walking program for older women 

      Kroupa, Allison M.; Ahlers-Schmidt, Carolyn R.; Rogers, Nicole L. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2008-04-25)
      With the aging workforce, the workplace is a unique environment to implement a physical activity (PA) program for older adults. PURPOSE: To investigate the impact of a work-based internet-delivered PA program on older ...