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Physical growth and maturational characteristics of adolescent female competitive swimmers, Indiana University, USA.
Researchers now believe that this is primarily a neurodevelopmental disorder which may be partially a consequence of brain maturational disruption during the in utero period (Brown 2011).
2012), maturational trends in the most influential books and articles within the integration literature were identified across the time periods of 1985-1994,1995-2004, and 2005-2010.
It is probable that the causes are multifactorial and include learned behaviour, perpetuation of infantile patterns, maturational delay and, possibly, to a lesser extent, genetic or congenital factors.
Critical period effects in second language learning: The influence of maturational state on the acquisition of English as a second language.
The Airway Biology Research Group is the federally funded center for structured multidisciplinary collaboration of MD, and PhD investigators who are appointed in the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, and whose central interest is in the cellular pathophysiology of asthma and the maturational development of airway cells and tissues.
She outlines a rationale for character diagnosis, influential psychoanalytic theories pertaining to character structure, individual differences that embody different maturational challenges, therapeutic implications, and how analytic theory provides tools for seeing patients as complex wholes, rather than collections of symptoms.
This confirms that settling rates are more dependent on maturational stages of larvae than simply on number of planktonic veligers in the water column (Garton & Hagg 1993, Ackerman et al.
Because there is a wide range of individual differences regarding the timing of maturational processes that occur during puberty, it is natural for girls to compare their bodies to those of other girls.
Maturational changes in motility, acrosomal proteolytic activity, and penetrability of the inner perivitelline layer of fowl sperm, during their passage through the male genital tract.
Targeted disruption of Cbfal results in a complete lack of bone formation owing to maturational arrest of osteoblasts.
As this maturational view bundles services and collaboration, it fosters that digitization traverses diagonally--conditions criticized by others (Gronlund, 2003; Misra, 2007).