Research Highlights

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Ethical concerns regarding animal use mediate the relationship between variety of pets owned in childhood and vegetarianism in adulthood

January 22nd, 2018|

Appetite

Heiss, Sydney, and Julia M. Hormes*

Abstract

Plant-based and vegetarian diets have been shown to have diverse health and environmental benefits and also serve to reduce farmed animal exploitation. It is […]

Incidence of Cutaneous Malignant Melanoma in Iranian Provinces and American States Matched on Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure: An Ecologic Study

January 22nd, 2018|

Environmental Pollution

Moslehi, Roxana*, Nur Zeinomar, and Francis P. Boscoe.

Abstract

Objectives
Ultraviolet radiation (UVR), with UVB and UVA as the relevant components, is a risk factor for melanoma. Complete ascertainment and registration […]

Decomposing Environmental Unpredictability in Forecasting Adolescent and Young Adult Development: A Two-Sample Study

January 22nd, 2018|

Development and Psychopathology

Hartman, Sarah, Sooyeon Sung, Jeffry A. Simpson, Gabriel L. Schlomer*, and Jay Belsky.

Abstract

To illuminate which features of an unpredictable environment early in life best forecast adolescent […]

Drivers for Change: A Study of Distributed Leadership and Performance Adaptation During Policy Innovation Implementation

December 11th, 2017|

Leadership and Policy in Schools

Zuckerman, Sarah J., Kristen Campbell Wilcox, Francesca T. Durand, Hal A. Lawson, and Kathryn S. Schiller*

Abstract

Scaling up innovation in the instructional core remains a vexing […]

Humidity May Modify the Relationship between Temperature and Cardiovascular Mortality in Zhejiang Province, China

December 11th, 2017|

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Zeng, Jie, Xuehai Zhang, Jun Yang, Junzhe Bao, Hao Xiang, Keith Dear, Qiyong Liu, Shao Lin*, Wayne Lawrence, Aihua Lin, and Cunrui […]

Sequential Hierarchical Regression Imputation

December 11th, 2017|

Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology

Yucel, Recai M.*, Enxu Zhao, Nathaniel Schenker, and Trivellore E. Raghunathan

Abstract

Skip patterns, bounds, and diverse measurement scales often exacerbate the problem of item nonresponse […]