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Prescription-only Tobacco is the Sensible Solution
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 2001)
I believe that like other drug addicts, tobacco users must be acknowledged as being sick people and treated accordingly. And like other dangerous drugs, tobacco should be controlled and available on prescription only. ...
Genetic research, population health and Maori
(Health Research CouncilUniversity of Canterbury. Health Sciences Centre, 2009)
Early genetic research focused on identifying single genes responsible for specific familial disorders. However, radical technological advancements such as high throughput testing and genome-wide scanning techniques ...
Reading errors made by children with low vision
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 2004)
Previous research has shown that, on average, children with low vision lag their sighted peers in general reading development (in terms of speed, accuracy and comprehension). This study sought to examine this apparent lag ...
The effects of expectations on experiences with psychotherapy
(University of Canterbury. Health Sciences Centre, 2009)
The issue of how client expectations influence the outcome of psychotherapy has been a research interest for over 50 years with a number of authors in the 1950s, 60s and 70s calling attention to the clinical importance ...
Left ventricular structure and function in elite judo players
(University of Canterbury. School of Sport & Physical Education, 2000)
Perceived anxiety and plasma cortisol concentrations following rock climbing with differing safety-rope protocols
(University of Canterbury. School of Sport & Physical Education, 2009)
Objectives: To examine how different safety rope protocols impact on subjective anxiety and self confidence levels and plasma cortisol concentrations and the relationship between subjective states and cortisol during rock ...