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  • Sarowar, Tasnuva; Grabrucker, Stefanie; Boeckers, Tobias M; Grabrucker, Andreas M (Frontiers Media, 2017)
    RICH2 knockout (RICH2 KO) mice exhibit neophobia in the novel object test. To gain further insight into their anxiety-related phenotype, we subjected these mice to additional behavioral tests to elucidate whether the ...
  • Donnelly, Alan Edward; Harrington, Deirdre M (University of Limerick, Department of Physical Education & Sports Science, 2010)
    The following literature review describes the benefits of being physically active in childhood and adulthood and also the dangers that accompany inactivity. The benefits of being physically activity as a young person can ...
  • Doherty, Orla M; Conway, Thomas; Conway, Richard; Murray, Gerard; Casey, Vincent (Public Library of Science, 2017)
    Noseband tightness is difficult to assess in horses participating in equestrian sports such as dressage, show jumping and three-day-eventing. There is growing concern that nosebands are commonly tightened to such an extent ...
  • O'Dwyer, Catriona (University of Limerick, 2010)
    Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a demyelinating neurodegenerative disease of the central nervous system. Gait impairment is among the most common symptoms. As a result, people with MS are more at risk of developing hypokinetic ...
  • Dowd, Kieran P (University of Limerick, 2012)
    The primary purpose of this thesis was to determine the associations between low intensity physical activities and indices of health in a particularly inactive population, adolescent females. To achieve this, methodologies ...
  • Dobson, Simon; Nixon, Paddy (Trinity College Dublin, Dept. of Computer Science, 1999)
    We are currently witnessing a convergence of several threads of technology and business imperatives. The idea of a virtual enterprise (VE) – a business built from both organizationally and geographically distributed units ...
  • Williams, David (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    This thesis is an exploration of the commodification of architecture, where the matter of a building has been reduced to the status of an object, and an exploration of the neglected space that lies between such objects. ...
  • Sharif, Khaironi Yatim; Buckley, Jim (IEEE Computer Society, 2009)
    Several authors have proposed information seeking as an appropriate perspective for studying software evolution, and have characterized information seeking empirically in commercial software evolution settings. However, ...
  • Pettigrew, Judith (European Bulletin of Himalayan Research, 2001)
    Accustomed to sharing my flights to Kathmandu with large numbers of people dressed in trekking gear, I sat in Vienna Airport and wondered when my fellow passengers would arrive. It took me a while to realize that the ...
  • Melin, Mats H. (Dance Research Forum Ireland, 2010)
    The connection between dancers and musicians are very strong in the dancing communities of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada. At many social events where music features dance is a natural companion. At musical sessions ...
  • Ó Riain, Gordon (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 2016)
    The citations in the Early Modern Irish tract on faults known as IGT V form the subject of this paper, which consists of four parts.1 The first part includes a brief account of the tract and its manuscript transmission, ...
  • Pettigrew, Judith (Himal Books, 2009)
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  • Marcus-Quinn, Ann (University of Limerick, 2011)
    Despite the attempts to integrate ICT across the curriculum of all post-primary education systems in the developed world there remains low levels of use. One of the major reasons for this low level of use is the availability ...
  • O'Rourke, Edel (University of Limerick, 2014)
    Background: Chronic pain is a common disabling condition which affects millions of people every day. It has a negative impact on affected individuals’ quality of life and severely limits occupational engagement and ...
  • Alif, SM; Dharmage, SC; Benke, G; Dennekamp, M; Burgess, JL; Perret; Lodge, CJ; Morrison, S; Johns, DP?; Giles, GG; Gurrin, LC; Thomas, PS; Hopper, JL; Wood-Baker, R; Thompson, BR; Feather, IH; Vermeulen, R; Kromhout, H; Walters, EH; Abramson, MJ; Matheson, MC (Nordic Association of Occupational Safety and Health (NOROSH), 2017)
    Our study is the first to investigate the associations between exposures to solvents and metals using lifetime work history calendars and fixed airflow obstruction (AO). We have shown that increasing cumulative exposure-unit ...
  • Cantillon, Eva (University of Limerick, 2014)
    Background: Flow can be described as a subjective, positive psychological state that a person experiences when they are engaged in a task that is challenging, controllable, and also motivating. (Nakamura and Csikszentmihalyi ...
  • Farrell, Claire (University of Limerick, 2012)
    Unemployment is a significant social issue in Ireland today with 14.2% of the population unemployed (CSO 2012). Occupational Therapists have the potential to collaborate with this population to promote well-being (AOTA ...
  • Avram, Gabriela (IEEE Computer Society, 2007)
    As part of a research project dedicated to the Social Organizational and Cultural Aspects of Global Software Development, the author has chosen to focus on collaborative work practices and knowledge management aspects of ...
  • Berkery, Elaine C (University of Limerick, 2017)
    This thesis examines systematic issues relating to the progression of women in the workplace using a gender-organisations-systems perspective (GOS). Drawing from the different elements of the GOS perspective and employing ...
  • Svärd, Michael; Gracin, Sandra; Rasmuson, Åke C (Elsevier, 2007)
    Vanillin crystals in a saturated aqueous solution disappear and a second liquid phase emerges when the temperature is raised above 51°C. The phenomenon has been investigated with crystallization and equilibration experiments, ...