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1. Achieving a balance between education, research and practice.

This chapter examines the relationships among teaching, research, administration and service in the field of tourism in the belief that, with careful management, they can be mutually reinforcing activities rather than competitors, as they are often portrayed to be.

Author(s) : Wall, G.

Book chapter : Tourism in development: reflective essays 2021 pp.178-185

2. Nutrition curriculum training and implementation improves teachers' self-efficacy, knowledge, and outcome expectations.

Objective: To examine the effects of training and implementation of Forecasting Your Future: Nutrition Matters on teachers' self-efficacy to teach nutrition and teachers' nutrition knowledge and explore outcome expectations for students. Methods: A mixed-methods study, with Indiana Family and...

Author(s) : Kaschalk-Woods, E.; Fly, A. D.; Foland, E. B.; Dickinson, S. L.; Chen XiWei

Publisher : Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 2021 Vol.53 No.2 pp.142-150

3. Impact of nudge strategies on nutrition education participation in child care: randomized controlled trial.

Objective: To assess the impact of incorporating nudge strategies in the design of a nutrition education workshop invitation on workshop registration among early childhood education and care centers. Methods: A parallel-group randomized controlled trial was conducted with 88 centers. Centers...

Author(s) : Grady, A.; Barnes, C.; Lum, M.; Jones, J.; Yoong SzeLin

Publisher : Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 2021 Vol.53 No.2 pp.151-156

4. Clinical competence assessed using simulation: development of a standardized tool to assess nutrition-focused physical exam skill competence for registered dietitian nutritionists.

Objective: This study details development and testing of a tool designed to evaluate clinical competence by registered dietitian nutritionists (RDNs) on the nutrition-focused physical exam (NFPE). The process demonstrated in this study can be adapted for assessment of other clinical skills in...

Author(s) : MacQuillan, E. L.; Ford, J.; Baird, K.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 2021 Vol.53 No.2 pp.174-182 ref.25

5. Science communication skills for water coverage. Case study: IHE-SciDev training.

In May 2017, a workshop was held in Cairo, Egypt, to explore ways in which researchers doing research on topics related to the Nile Basin can work with journalists, aiming for better communication of science through media. The workshop hosted 40 participants, including communication specialists,...

Author(s) : Wendo, C.

Book chapter : Water conflicts and cooperation: a media handbook 2021 pp.43-48

6. Online assessment for pathology residents during the COVID-19 pandemic: report of an experience.

Background & Objective: The world is facing COVID-19 pandemic, and medical education system and consequently the evaluation of students at different levels have been overshadowed. Residency students are among those affected. In the present study, we aim to share our experiences regarding...

Author(s) : Abdollahi, A.; Labbaf, A.; Mafinejad, M.; Sotoodeh-Anvari, M.; Azmoodeh-Ardalan, F.

Publisher : Iranian Society of Pathology, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Pathology 2021 Vol.16 No.1 pp.75-78 ref.21

7. Pathological study of neoplasms surgically excised from animals attended the veterinary teaching hospital.

This study aimed to investigate the occurrence and histopathological features of neoplastic conditions in different species of animals that attending the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul. Samples had been collected from animals with variable...

Author(s) : Al-Ajeli, R. R.; Al-Qadhi, A. S.; Al-Mahmood, S. S.; Al-Kattan, L. M.

Publisher : College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq

Journal article : Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.9-14 ref.16

8. A retrospective study of fracture cases managed in the veterinary teaching hospital; 181 cases (2014-2018).

The aim of the study to evaluate 181 cases of different types of fractures in age and sex of the different breeds that were admitted to the Veterinary Teaching Hospital of College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sulaimani, over the years 2014-2018. From a total of 734 clinical cases, 181 were ...

Author(s) : Muhamad, S. A.; Ali, O. J.; Abbas, B. T.; Marif, H. F.; Sleman, R. R.; Ali, B. M.; Raza, D. A.; Ali, H. H. H.; Ali, G. M.

Publisher : College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq

Journal article : Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.23-31 ref.45

9. Efficacy of education delivery through multimedia and text messaging on the psychological parameters of patients scheduled for coronary angiography: a single-blind randomized controlled clinical trial.

Background: Angiography is a highly effective invasive method for diagnosing coronary artery diseases but can lead to certain psychological problems such as stress, anxiety, and depression. This study aimed to compare the effects of education delivery through multimedia DVD content or text...

Author(s) : Torabizadeh, C.; Rousta, S.; Gholamzadeh, S.; Kojouri, J.; Jamali, K.; Parvizi, M. M.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2021 Vol.21 No.3 ref.35

10. Youth soccer parents' attitudes and perceptions about concussions.

Purpose: Parents are important figures in properly managing youth sport concussions. Although media attention has predominantly centered on concussions in contact/collision sports, evidence suggests that the concussion rate in soccer is comparable to those found in contact/collision sports. Given...

Author(s) : Kim SungWon; Connaughton, D. P.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Adolescent Health 2021 Vol.68 No.1 pp.184-190 ref.40

11. Evaluation of cyberbullying and multidimensional perceived social support levels in high school students of Turkey.

Objective: The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of cyberbullying and to evaluate the perceived social support levels. Material and Method: This study was conducted on 2937 high school students studying in the city centre of Eskişehir. The questionnaire used in the study includes...

Author(s) : Pala, S. C.; Unsal, A.; Emiral, G. O.; Demirtaş, Z.; Zencirci, S. A.; Tozun, M.; Arslantaş, D.

Publisher : Istanbul University Press, Istanbul, Turkey

Journal article : Istanbul Tip Fakültesi Dergisi / Journal of Istanbul Faculty of Medicine 2021 Vol.84 No.1 pp.104-112 ref.45

12. Knowledge, perceptions of risks, attitudes and practices of environmental health among university students in northern Malaysia.

Environmental problems have attracted worldwide attention as people are becoming increasingly conscious of a variety of problems like global warming and water and land pollution. The objective of this study was to investigate the levels of environmental health knowledge, perceptions of...

Author(s) : Tiong ChuaSay; Lean QiYing; Ming LongChiau; Abdullah, A. H. B.; Mahalingam, S. R.; Arshad, K.; Hock LimSeng

Publisher : Routledge, Abingdon, UK

Journal article : International Journal of Health Promotion and Education 2021 Vol.59 No.1 pp.23-34 ref.24

13. Motiva.DM2 project. A pilot behavioral intervention on diet and exercise for individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Aim: The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of an educational intervention based on the Behavior Change Wheel (BCW) framework for individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) on dietary and exercise behavior in a Spanish region. Methods: A two-arm pilot research was developed. The...

Author(s) : Martín-Payo, R.; Papín-Cano, C.; Fernández-Raigada, R. I.; Santos-Granda, M. I.; Cuesta, M.; González-Méndez, X.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2021 Vol.171

14. Schools exposure to air pollution sources in Brazil: a nationwide assessment of more than 180 thousand schools.

A growing body of evidence demonstrates that children at schools who are exposed to increased concentrations of air pollutants may have a higher risk for several health problems, including cognitive deficits. In this paper we estimate the exposure to air pollution sources at 186,080 schools in...

Author(s) : Requia, W. J.; Roig, H. L.; Schwartz, J. D.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2021 Vol.763

15. Impact of sleep patterns on the academic performance of medical students of College of Medicine, University of Nigeria.

Background: Sleep is necessary for physical and cognitive health; these functions are susceptible to be impaired by sleep deprivation. This study evaluated the sleep patterns of the medical students and the impact they have on their academic performance. Materials and Methods: One hundred and...

Author(s) : Agu, A. U.; Esom, E. A.; Chime, S. C.; Anyaeji, P. S.; Anyanwu, G. E.; Obikili, E. N.

Publisher : College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu , Nigeria

Journal article : International Journal of Medicine and Health Development 2021 Vol.26 No.1 pp.31-36 ref.30

16. Qualitative evaluation of a knowledge transfer training programme in maternal and child health in Burkina Faso, West Africa.

The study evaluated a first session of the knowledge transfer training programme organised for Ministry of Health workers in the area of maternal and child health in Burkina Faso. The objective was to obtain the participant's perceptive for improving the training programme. A qualitative study was...

Author(s) : Amadou, M.; Johnson, E.; Tougri, G.; Berthe, A.; Sombie, I.

Publisher : Women's Health and Action Research Centre, Benin City, Nigeria

Journal article : African Journal of Reproductive Health 2021 Vol.24 No.4 pp.101-108 ref.36

17. A validated audio-visual educational module on examination skills in ophthalmology for undergraduate medical students in the COVID-19 season - an observational longitudinal study.

Purpose: The aim of this study was to assess the impact of an audio visual (AV) teaching module on basic torchlight examination of the eye and direct ophthalmoscopy for undergraduate medical students. Methods: This observational longitudinal study was done on 33 consecutive medical interns during...

Author(s) : Rose, J. S.; Sharmili Lalgudi; Joshua, R. A.; Joshua Paul; Susanne, M. A.; Phillips, A. C.; Chriset Jeyaraj; Greeni Abraham; Joshua, R.; Samuel Vinay; Padma Paul; Anika Amritanand; Ambily Nadaraj

Publisher : Medknow Publications, Mumbai, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Ophthalmology 2021 Vol.69 No.2 pp.400-405 ref.16

18. Medical students' acceptance and perceptions of e-learning during the COVID-19 closure time in King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah.

Background: Nowadays, there is a paradigm shift in medical education. This shift occurred following the Covid-19 crisis. The world uses digital e-learning to support the public health response to this pandemic. The study's objective was to determine the medical students' acceptance and perceptions...

Author(s) : Ibrahim, N. K.; Al-Raddadi, R.; Al-Darmasi, M.; Al-Ghamdi, A.; Mahmoud Gaddoury; Al-Bar, H. M.; Ramadan, I. K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Infection and Public Health 2021 Vol.14 No.1 pp.17-23 ref.30

19. A brief nudge or education intervention delivered online can increase willingness to order a beef-mushroom burger.

Increasing the consumption of plant-forward meals, such as beef-mushroom burgers, is a promising avenue for improving environmental sustainability. In the present research, we explored the effectiveness of a brief nudge or education intervention designed to reduce willingness to order an all-beef...

Author(s) : Prusaczyk, E.; Earle, M.; Hodson, G.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Quality and Preference 2021 Vol.87 ref.23

20. National examination for medical residency admission: academic variables and performance among different schools.

Objective. To identify medical school characteristics associated with performance in a medical residency admission test. Materials and methods. Performance and selection rates according to type of medical school (Student's t-test, Chi-squared test), accreditation status (Student's t-test) and...

Author(s) : Gaxiola-García, M. Á.; Villalpando-Casas, J. de J.; García-Saisó, S.; García-Minjares, M.; Martínez-González, A.

Publisher : Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, Cuernavaca, Mexico

Journal article : Salud Pública de México 2021 Vol.63 No.1 pp.60-67 ref.35

21. Knowledge and perceptions about COVID-19 among the medical and allied health science students in India: an online cross-sectional survey.

Background: An infection (COVID-19) without any specific cure makes the people more vulnerable to get affected due to insufficient knowledge and unhealthy practices. In this scenario, healthcare students can act as reliable information providers. This study aimed to assess the knowledge and...

Author(s) : Gohel, K. H.; Patel, P. B.; Shah, P. M.; Patel, J. R.; Niraj Pandit; Asavari Raut

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health 2021 Vol.9 pp.104-109 ref.24

22. The implementation of telepractice in speech language pathology in Hong Kong during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Introduction: The aim of this study was to investigate the accelerated emergence of telepractice in speech language pathology during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in Hong Kong-a small city with limited accessibility concern that telepractice has not been widely implemented....

Author(s) : Fong, R.; Tsai ChunFung; Yiu OiYan

Publisher : Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA

Journal article : Telemedicine and e-health 2021 Vol.27 No.1 pp.30-38 ref.28

23. Informal sport and curriculum futures: an investigation of the knowledge, skills and understandings for participation and the possibilities for physical education.

Internationally, patterns of participation in sport are changing, with so-called 'informal' participation displacing club-based and other formally structured involvement in sport. This paper reports research that is investigating changing forms of participation from an educational perspective. It...

Author(s) : O'Connor, J.; Penney, D.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : European Physical Education Review 2021 Vol.27 No.1 pp.3-26 ref.many

24. Dodgeball: inadvertently teaching oppression in physical and health education.

Though students can learn a great deal about ethics as they play sport, the authors of this article ask what, exactly, they learn from playing dodgeball. As they look beyond the usual arguments offered for and against the teaching of the game, they view it through three ethical lenses: the ethic of ...

Author(s) : Butler, J.; Burns, D. P.; Robson, C.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : European Physical Education Review 2021 Vol.27 No.1 pp.27-40 ref.many

25. Correlates of disordered eating among gay men in Lebanon.

The present cross-sectional design study examined six factors and their associations with disordered eating among 129 Lebanese men who identified themselves as gay. The factors under study were self-objectification, body dissatisfaction, shame-proneness, guilt-proneness, positive minority identity, ...

Author(s) : Naamani, M.; El-Jamil, F.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Eating Behaviors 2021 Vol.40


Schools exposure to air pollution sources in Brazil: a nationwide assessment of more than 180 thousand schools. A growing body of evidence demonstrates that children at schools who are exposed to increased concentrations of air pollutants may have a higher risk for several health problems, including cognitive deficits. In this paper we estimate the exposure to air pollution sources at 186,080 schools in...

Author(s) : Requia, W. J.; Roig, H. L.; Schwartz, J. D.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2021 Vol.763

15. Impact of sleep patterns on the academic performance of medical students of College of Medicine, University of Nigeria.

Background: Sleep is necessary for physical and cognitive health; these functions are susceptible to be impaired by sleep deprivation. This study evaluated the sleep patterns of the medical students and the impact they have on their academic performance. Materials and Methods: One hundred and...

Author(s) : Agu, A. U.; Esom, E. A.; Chime, S. C.; Anyaeji, P. S.; Anyanwu, G. E.; Obikili, E. N.

Publisher : College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu , Nigeria

Journal article : International Journal of Medicine and Health Development 2021 Vol.26 No.1 pp.31-36 ref.30

16. Qualitative evaluation of a knowledge transfer training programme in maternal and child health in Burkina Faso, West Africa.

The study evaluated a first session of the knowledge transfer training programme organised for Ministry of Health workers in the area of maternal and child health in Burkina Faso. The objective was to obtain the participant's perceptive for improving the training programme. A qualitative study was...

Author(s) : Amadou, M.; Johnson, E.; Tougri, G.; Berthe, A.; Sombie, I.

Publisher : Women's Health and Action Research Centre, Benin City, Nigeria

Journal article : African Journal of Reproductive Health 2021 Vol.24 No.4 pp.101-108 ref.36

17. A validated audio-visual educational module on examination skills in ophthalmology for undergraduate medical students in the COVID-19 season - an observational longitudinal study.

Purpose: The aim of this study was to assess the impact of an audio visual (AV) teaching module on basic torchlight examination of the eye and direct ophthalmoscopy for undergraduate medical students. Methods: This observational longitudinal study was done on 33 consecutive medical interns during...

Author(s) : Rose, J. S.; Sharmili Lalgudi; Joshua, R. A.; Joshua Paul; Susanne, M. A.; Phillips, A. C.; Chriset Jeyaraj; Greeni Abraham; Joshua, R.; Samuel Vinay; Padma Paul; Anika Amritanand; Ambily Nadaraj

Publisher : Medknow Publications, Mumbai, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Ophthalmology 2021 Vol.69 No.2 pp.400-405 ref.16

18. Medical students' acceptance and perceptions of e-learning during the COVID-19 closure time in King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah.

Background: Nowadays, there is a paradigm shift in medical education. This shift occurred following the Covid-19 crisis. The world uses digital e-learning to support the public health response to this pandemic. The study's objective was to determine the medical students' acceptance and perceptions...

Author(s) : Ibrahim, N. K.; Al-Raddadi, R.; Al-Darmasi, M.; Al-Ghamdi, A.; Mahmoud Gaddoury; Al-Bar, H. M.; Ramadan, I. K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Infection and Public Health 2021 Vol.14 No.1 pp.17-23 ref.30

19. A brief nudge or education intervention delivered online can increase willingness to order a beef-mushroom burger.

Increasing the consumption of plant-forward meals, such as beef-mushroom burgers, is a promising avenue for improving environmental sustainability. In the present research, we explored the effectiveness of a brief nudge or education intervention designed to reduce willingness to order an all-beef...

Author(s) : Prusaczyk, E.; Earle, M.; Hodson, G.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Quality and Preference 2021 Vol.87 ref.23

20. National examination for medical residency admission: academic variables and performance among different schools.

Objective. To identify medical school characteristics associated with performance in a medical residency admission test. Materials and methods. Performance and selection rates according to type of medical school (Student's t-test, Chi-squared test), accreditation status (Student's t-test) and...

Author(s) : Gaxiola-García, M. Á.; Villalpando-Casas, J. de J.; García-Saisó, S.; García-Minjares, M.; Martínez-González, A.

Publisher : Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, Cuernavaca, Mexico

Journal article : Salud Pública de México 2021 Vol.63 No.1 pp.60-67 ref.35

21. Knowledge and perceptions about COVID-19 among the medical and allied health science students in India: an online cross-sectional survey.

Background: An infection (COVID-19) without any specific cure makes the people more vulnerable to get affected due to insufficient knowledge and unhealthy practices. In this scenario, healthcare students can act as reliable information providers. This study aimed to assess the knowledge and...

Author(s) : Gohel, K. H.; Patel, P. B.; Shah, P. M.; Patel, J. R.; Niraj Pandit; Asavari Raut

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health 2021 Vol.9 pp.104-109 ref.24

22. The implementation of telepractice in speech language pathology in Hong Kong during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Introduction: The aim of this study was to investigate the accelerated emergence of telepractice in speech language pathology during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in Hong Kong-a small city with limited accessibility concern that telepractice has not been widely implemented....

Author(s) : Fong, R.; Tsai ChunFung; Yiu OiYan

Publisher : Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA

Journal article : Telemedicine and e-health 2021 Vol.27 No.1 pp.30-38 ref.28

23. Informal sport and curriculum futures: an investigation of the knowledge, skills and understandings for participation and the possibilities for physical education.

Internationally, patterns of participation in sport are changing, with so-called 'informal' participation displacing club-based and other formally structured involvement in sport. This paper reports research that is investigating changing forms of participation from an educational perspective. It...

Author(s) : O'Connor, J.; Penney, D.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : European Physical Education Review 2021 Vol.27 No.1 pp.3-26 ref.many

24. Dodgeball: inadvertently teaching oppression in physical and health education.

Though students can learn a great deal about ethics as they play sport, the authors of this article ask what, exactly, they learn from playing dodgeball. As they look beyond the usual arguments offered for and against the teaching of the game, they view it through three ethical lenses: the ethic of ...

Author(s) : Butler, J.; Burns, D. P.; Robson, C.

Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : European Physical Education Review 2021 Vol.27 No.1 pp.27-40 ref.many

25. Correlates of disordered eating among gay men in Lebanon.

The present cross-sectional design study examined six factors and their associations with disordered eating among 129 Lebanese men who identified themselves as gay. The factors under study were self-objectification, body dissatisfaction, shame-proneness, guilt-proneness, positive minority identity, ...

Author(s) : Naamani, M.; El-Jamil, F.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Eating Behaviors 2021 Vol.40