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Investigating prospective memory commission errors.
Prospective memory (PM) is remembering to execute an intention in the future, such as remembering to buy bread on the way home from work. Commission errors occur when a completed or finished intention is erroneously ...
Are we happy now? : assessing the role of electronic technology in family ritual and parental well-being.
The ubiquitous nature of electronic devices today has led to questioning of the unintended consequences of technology on our relationships. Meanwhile, it is widely argued that the family meal can provide a place for regular ...
Implementation intention as a cognitive strategy in STEM education : assessing pre-algebraic performance in 8th grade math instruction.
Conceptualization of STEM has been a challenge due to varying perspectives within schools, school districts, and instructors. Implementation intention refers to a memory encoding strategy in which individuals explicitly ...
Are jurors persuaded by the "concreteness of truth"? : the impact of eyewitness concreteness, juror instructions, and visualization on juror decision making.
I investigated the impact of eyewitness use of linguistic concreteness on juror decision making. Mock jurors read a summary of an ambiguous criminal case that included a concrete or abstract version of an eyewitness’s ...
Anti-CD47 targeting therapy for the treatment of colon and pancreas cancers.
CD47 is a “don’t eat me” signal over expressed on cancer cells inhibiting their engulfment by phagocytes. A novel monoclonal antibody, Hu5F9-G4, blocking CD47’s interaction with its ligand SIRPα allowed for phagocytosis ...
Simulation of dynamic on-body wave propagations : comparison with measured values.
Wireless body area network (WBAN) technology shows potential for improving human quality of life by facilitating remote, long-term health monitoring. Designing small, wearable, and power efficient on-body WBAN sensors ...